The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 45 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 42 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.52% 3.51% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.96% 9.02% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 36
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
.NET Framework
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
324 388 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.84% 38.96% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 308 364 366
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bedfordshire region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +11 34 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Luton +9 5 £52,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £40,000 -
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (97.85%) C#
3 81 (87.10%) SQL Server
4 74 (79.57%) ASP.NET
5 60 (64.52%) SQL
5 60 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (62.37%) MVC
7 57 (61.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 54 (58.06%) Microsoft
9 53 (56.99%) WCF
9 53 (56.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 48 (51.61%) Scrum
10 48 (51.61%) LINQ
11 46 (49.46%) Visual Studio
12 41 (44.09%) MS Excel
13 39 (41.94%) SharePoint
14 38 (40.86%) T-SQL
14 38 (40.86%) Windows
14 38 (40.86%) Team Foundation Server
14 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (37.63%) Silverlight
16 33 (35.48%) JavaScript
16 33 (35.48%) OO
16 33 (35.48%) WinForms
17 32 (34.41%) OOD
17 32 (34.41%) SQL Server 2005
18 30 (32.26%) TDD
18 30 (32.26%) jQuery
19 29 (31.18%) WPF
19 29 (31.18%) Multithreading

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (41.94%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.45%) CMS
4 3 (3.23%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (44.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) DHCP
1 2 (2.15%) FTP
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
1 2 (2.15%) DNS
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (87.10%) SQL Server
2 57 (61.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (34.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (11.83%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 46 (49.46%) Visual Studio
2 38 (40.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (25.81%) Moq
4 18 (19.35%) Subversion
5 17 (18.28%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (4.30%) NUnit
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.23%) Banking
2 3 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Front Office
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (75.27%) Developer
2 48 (51.61%) C# Developer
3 46 (49.46%) .NET Developer
4 45 (48.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (31.18%) Senior Developer
6 27 (29.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (24.73%) Senior C# Developer
8 20 (21.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (13.98%) Development Manager
11 9 (9.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Technical Leader
12 6 (6.45%) Senior Manager
12 6 (6.45%) Senior Development Manager
12 6 (6.45%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Agile C# Developer
13 5 (5.38%) Technical Developer
13 5 (5.38%) .NET Development Manager
13 5 (5.38%) Lead Developer
14 4 (4.30%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (79.57%) ASP.NET
3 53 (56.99%) WCF
3 53 (56.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 48 (51.61%) LINQ
5 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (37.63%) Silverlight
7 33 (35.48%) WinForms
8 30 (32.26%) jQuery
9 29 (31.18%) WPF
10 26 (27.96%) Web Services
11 25 (26.88%) HTML
12 24 (25.81%) CSS
13 20 (21.51%) ADO.NET
14 17 (18.28%) Ajax
15 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
17 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 6 (6.45%) Razor View Engine
18 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.30%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.23%) GIS
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (62.37%) MVC
3 48 (51.61%) Scrum
4 33 (35.48%) OO
5 32 (34.41%) OOD
6 30 (32.26%) TDD
7 29 (31.18%) Multithreading
8 15 (16.13%) Coaching
9 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
9 13 (13.98%) Performance Management
10 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.60%) Project Management
12 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (7.53%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (7.53%) Matrix Management
12 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.38%) MVVM
14 4 (4.30%) Waterfall
14 4 (4.30%) ITIL
15 3 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (97.85%) C#
2 60 (64.52%) SQL
3 38 (40.86%) T-SQL
4 33 (35.48%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.05%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.30%) Java
7 3 (3.23%) C
7 3 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (2.15%) VB
9 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (21.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 54 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Apple
2 4 (4.30%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle
3 3 (3.23%) TIBCO
3 3 (3.23%) ESRI
4 2 (2.15%) Akamai
5 1 (1.08%) Lumesse
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