The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 266 279 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.43% 23.50% 15.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 70.00% 67.07% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 252 256 161
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
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
380 416 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.89% 35.05% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 351 382 310
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

.NET
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
Luton +6 115 £45,000 +4.65% 3
Bedford +1 85 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Dunstable 0 9 £40,000 +8.10% 3
Leighton Buzzard 0 2 £45,000 +44.00%
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing .NET 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.

1 388 (78.23%) C#
2 341 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 299 (60.28%) SQL Server
4 280 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
5 254 (51.21%) HTML
6 250 (50.40%) JavaScript
7 234 (47.18%) MVC
8 216 (43.55%) Microsoft
9 195 (39.31%) CSS
10 189 (38.10%) jQuery
11 185 (37.30%) SQL
12 181 (36.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 148 (29.84%) Scrum
14 103 (20.77%) .NET Framework
15 101 (20.36%) Windows
15 101 (20.36%) MS Excel
16 100 (20.16%) WCF
17 98 (19.76%) TDD
18 90 (18.15%) Visual Studio
19 87 (17.54%) Software Engineering
20 80 (16.13%) Web Services
21 78 (15.73%) Entity Framework
22 72 (14.52%) HTML5
23 71 (14.31%) E-Commerce
24 68 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
24 68 (13.71%) SDLC
25 65 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
26 64 (12.90%) T-SQL
27 61 (12.30%) SQL Server 2012
28 60 (12.10%) Git (software)

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 32 (6.45%) CMS
3 29 (5.85%) IIS
4 23 (4.64%) Node.js
5 14 (2.82%) NServiceBus
6 12 (2.42%) Confluence
7 5 (1.01%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.60%) WordPress
8 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.20%) Drupal
10 1 (0.20%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 101 (20.36%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.23%) MS Office
3 6 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.60%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.60%) InDesign
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.40%) MS Project
5 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.62%) SaaS
4 7 (1.41%) PaaS
5 6 (1.21%) Office 365
6 1 (0.20%) Force.com
6 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.02%) Internet
2 7 (1.41%) Intranet
3 5 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.81%) DHCP
5 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) WAN
5 2 (0.40%) SMTP
5 2 (0.40%) SAN
5 2 (0.40%) MPLS
5 2 (0.40%) Firewall
5 2 (0.40%) VLAN
5 2 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (60.28%) SQL Server
2 68 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (12.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (4.23%) Relational Database
5 21 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
6 20 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.22%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.60%) MySQL
11 3 (0.60%) MS Access
12 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.20%) QlikView
13 1 (0.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 90 (18.15%) Visual Studio
2 65 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 60 (12.10%) Git (software)
4 41 (8.27%) JIRA
5 32 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 25 (5.04%) NUnit
7 21 (4.23%) Subversion
8 20 (4.03%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (2.42%) NSubstitute
10 11 (2.22%) Log4Net
10 11 (2.22%) FinalBuilder
10 11 (2.22%) SpecFlow
10 11 (2.22%) Jasmine
11 9 (1.81%) Selenium
11 9 (1.81%) Moq
12 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.60%) Grunt
14 2 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
General
1 36 (7.26%) Finance
2 18 (3.63%) Banking
3 13 (2.62%) Retail
4 12 (2.42%) Advertising
5 10 (2.02%) Games
6 9 (1.81%) Back Office
6 9 (1.81%) Marketing
7 5 (1.01%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.81%) Automotive
8 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.81%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.60%) French Language
9 3 (0.60%) German Language
9 3 (0.60%) Hindi Language
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 283 (57.06%) Developer
2 137 (27.62%) .NET Developer
3 94 (18.95%) C# Developer
4 82 (16.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 67 (13.51%) Web Developer
6 64 (12.90%) Architect
7 52 (10.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 47 (9.48%) Senior Developer
9 41 (8.27%) Development Manager
10 37 (7.46%) Software Developer
10 37 (7.46%) Analyst
11 31 (6.25%) Technical Architect
12 28 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (5.04%) Senior .NET Developer
14 23 (4.64%) Software Engineer
15 20 (4.03%) Lead Architect
16 16 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
16 16 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
16 16 (3.23%) Business Analyst
17 14 (2.82%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 254 (51.21%) HTML
3 195 (39.31%) CSS
4 189 (38.10%) jQuery
5 181 (36.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 103 (20.77%) .NET Framework
7 100 (20.16%) WCF
8 80 (16.13%) Web Services
9 78 (15.73%) Entity Framework
10 72 (14.52%) HTML5
11 53 (10.69%) Ajax
11 53 (10.69%) AngularJS
11 53 (10.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 51 (10.28%) WPF
13 48 (9.68%) XML
14 39 (7.86%) CSS3
15 38 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 35 (7.06%) Silverlight
17 32 (6.45%) LINQ
18 30 (6.05%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.65%) User Experience
2 22 (4.44%) N-Tier
3 18 (3.63%) Mathematics
4 17 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.41%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.21%) Physics
9 6 (1.21%) GIS
10 4 (0.81%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.60%) Xbox
12 1 (0.20%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.20%) Social Media
12 1 (0.20%) Social Network
12 1 (0.20%) RIA
12 1 (0.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.20%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 101 (20.36%) Windows
2 19 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.21%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.21%) UNIX
4 5 (1.01%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.60%) Windows Vista
5 3 (0.60%) Android
5 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000
5 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (47.18%) MVC
3 148 (29.84%) Scrum
4 98 (19.76%) TDD
5 87 (17.54%) Software Engineering
6 71 (14.31%) E-Commerce
7 68 (13.71%) SDLC
8 59 (11.90%) Web Development
9 48 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (8.06%) OO
10 40 (8.06%) Mentoring
11 38 (7.66%) BDD
12 33 (6.65%) Coaching
13 32 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (6.05%) Performance Management
15 28 (5.65%) Kanban
15 28 (5.65%) People Management
16 27 (5.44%) Project Management
17 21 (4.23%) UML
17 21 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 388 (78.23%) C#
2 250 (50.40%) JavaScript
3 185 (37.30%) SQL
4 64 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 49 (9.88%) VB.NET
6 39 (7.86%) VB
7 36 (7.26%) PowerShell
8 23 (4.64%) Ruby
9 14 (2.82%) C
10 12 (2.42%) Java
11 11 (2.22%) VB6
12 5 (1.01%) VBA
13 4 (0.81%) VC++
13 4 (0.81%) C++
14 3 (0.60%) VBScript
14 3 (0.60%) Python
14 3 (0.60%) XAML
15 2 (0.40%) PHP
16 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (7.26%) Degree
2 13 (2.62%) ISEB
3 7 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.01%) PhD
5 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.20%) MCP
5 1 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.02%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.01%) XenApp
3 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.81%) vSphere
4 2 (0.40%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (2.22%) logstash
2 9 (1.81%) MOM
3 5 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.81%) SCCM
5 2 (0.40%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 216 (43.55%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.85%) Oracle
3 11 (2.22%) Facebook
4 9 (1.81%) Symantec
5 6 (1.21%) Nintex
6 5 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.01%) Telerik
6 5 (1.01%) Citrix
6 5 (1.01%) Cisco
7 4 (0.81%) Sybase
7 4 (0.81%) VMware
7 4 (0.81%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.81%) webMethods
7 4 (0.81%) Tieto
8 3 (0.60%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.60%) Adobe
8 3 (0.60%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.40%) HP
9 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.40%) Altiris
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £39k - 46k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £44000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Hols, pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
TRG
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woburn, Bedfordshire
Love 2 Recruit
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago