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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 251 291 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.76% 24.58% 14.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.05% 65.99% 55.07%
Number of salaries quoted 221 273 157
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
380 441 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.45% 37.25% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 324 412 269
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +4 112 £45,000 -2.70% 12
Bedford -2 62 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Dunstable 0 8 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Leighton Buzzard -1 7 £47,500 +31.03%
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 336 (73.20%) C#
2 305 (66.45%) ASP.NET
3 264 (57.52%) SQL Server
4 262 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
5 225 (49.02%) HTML
6 222 (48.37%) JavaScript
7 219 (47.71%) MVC
8 203 (44.23%) Microsoft
9 170 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 167 (36.38%) CSS
11 163 (35.51%) jQuery
12 161 (35.08%) SQL
13 144 (31.37%) Scrum
14 104 (22.66%) MS Excel
15 95 (20.70%) WCF
15 95 (20.70%) .NET Framework
16 93 (20.26%) Windows
17 88 (19.17%) TDD
18 79 (17.21%) Software Engineering
19 77 (16.78%) Visual Studio
20 74 (16.12%) Web Services
21 65 (14.16%) E-Commerce
22 64 (13.94%) Entity Framework
23 63 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
24 60 (13.07%) Team Foundation Server
25 59 (12.85%) HTML5
26 56 (12.20%) T-SQL
27 52 (11.33%) SDLC
28 49 (10.68%) Git (software)
28 49 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 30 (6.54%) CMS
3 28 (6.10%) IIS
4 17 (3.70%) Node.js
5 14 (3.05%) NServiceBus
6 10 (2.18%) Confluence
7 5 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) Drupal
10 1 (0.22%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 104 (22.66%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.40%) MS Office
3 4 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Infor CRM
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.22%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.40%) SaaS
4 7 (1.53%) PaaS
5 2 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) Force.com
6 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.79%) Internet
2 7 (1.53%) Intranet
3 5 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.87%) DHCP
5 2 (0.44%) HTTP
5 2 (0.44%) WAN
5 2 (0.44%) SMTP
5 2 (0.44%) SAN
5 2 (0.44%) MPLS
5 2 (0.44%) Firewall
5 2 (0.44%) VLAN
5 2 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (57.52%) SQL Server
2 63 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (10.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (4.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 17 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (2.18%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.65%) MySQL
11 3 (0.65%) MS Access
12 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.22%) DB2
13 1 (0.22%) QlikView
13 1 (0.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 77 (16.78%) Visual Studio
2 60 (13.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (10.68%) Git (software)
4 36 (7.84%) JIRA
5 29 (6.32%) TeamCity
6 25 (5.45%) NUnit
7 19 (4.14%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (2.83%) Subversion
9 12 (2.61%) NSubstitute
10 11 (2.40%) FinalBuilder
10 11 (2.40%) SpecFlow
10 11 (2.40%) Jasmine
10 11 (2.40%) Log4Net
11 8 (1.74%) Moq
12 6 (1.31%) Selenium
13 2 (0.44%) MSTest
13 2 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
14 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 31 (6.75%) Finance
2 17 (3.70%) Banking
3 11 (2.40%) Retail
4 10 (2.18%) Advertising
5 6 (1.31%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.31%) Games
5 6 (1.31%) Marketing
6 4 (0.87%) Automotive
6 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.44%) French Language
8 2 (0.44%) German Language
8 2 (0.44%) Hindi Language
8 2 (0.44%) Front Office
8 2 (0.44%) Publishing
8 2 (0.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 257 (55.99%) Developer
2 116 (25.27%) .NET Developer
3 73 (15.90%) C# Developer
4 62 (13.51%) Web Developer
5 61 (13.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 59 (12.85%) Architect
7 45 (9.80%) Development Manager
8 42 (9.15%) Senior Developer
9 41 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 40 (8.71%) Analyst
11 37 (8.06%) Software Developer
12 28 (6.10%) Technical Architect
13 23 (5.01%) ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.79%) Software Engineer
14 22 (4.79%) Lead Architect
14 22 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
15 19 (4.14%) Front-End Developer
16 16 (3.49%) Senior Development Manager
16 16 (3.49%) .NET Software Engineer
16 16 (3.49%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (66.45%) ASP.NET
2 225 (49.02%) HTML
3 170 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 167 (36.38%) CSS
5 163 (35.51%) jQuery
6 95 (20.70%) .NET Framework
6 95 (20.70%) WCF
7 74 (16.12%) Web Services
8 64 (13.94%) Entity Framework
9 59 (12.85%) HTML5
10 45 (9.80%) Ajax
11 43 (9.37%) WPF
12 41 (8.93%) Silverlight
13 39 (8.50%) AngularJS
13 39 (8.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 37 (8.06%) XML
15 35 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 35 (7.63%) CSS3
16 32 (6.97%) KnockoutJS
17 29 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.75%) User Experience
2 22 (4.79%) N-Tier
3 16 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.40%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.31%) GIS
8 5 (1.09%) Physics
9 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.44%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.22%) Social Media
11 1 (0.22%) Social Network
11 1 (0.22%) RIA
11 1 (0.22%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 93 (20.26%) Windows
2 18 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (1.53%) Windows 7
3 7 (1.53%) UNIX
4 5 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.87%) Android
5 4 (0.87%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.44%) Linux
7 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (47.71%) MVC
3 144 (31.37%) Scrum
4 88 (19.17%) TDD
5 79 (17.21%) Software Engineering
6 65 (14.16%) E-Commerce
7 52 (11.33%) SDLC
8 49 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (10.24%) Web Development
10 41 (8.93%) Coaching
11 38 (8.28%) Mentoring
11 38 (8.28%) Performance Management
12 36 (7.84%) BDD
13 34 (7.41%) OO
14 29 (6.32%) People Management
15 27 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (5.01%) Kanban
17 22 (4.79%) Project Management
18 18 (3.92%) Unit Testing
19 17 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 336 (73.20%) C#
2 222 (48.37%) JavaScript
3 161 (35.08%) SQL
4 56 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 47 (10.24%) VB.NET
6 37 (8.06%) PowerShell
7 34 (7.41%) VB
8 22 (4.79%) Ruby
9 13 (2.83%) Java
10 12 (2.61%) VB6
11 9 (1.96%) C
12 7 (1.53%) VC++
13 6 (1.31%) VBA
14 4 (0.87%) VBScript
15 3 (0.65%) XAML
16 2 (0.44%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.22%) PHP
17 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.22%) UniBasic
17 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 29 (6.32%) Degree
2 11 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.96%) ISEB
4 5 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.09%) PhD
5 2 (0.44%) MCP
6 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.61%) QA
2 5 (1.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.09%) XenApp
3 4 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.87%) vSphere
4 2 (0.44%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (2.40%) logstash
2 7 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.31%) MOM
4 5 (1.09%) SCCM
5 2 (0.44%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 203 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.71%) Oracle
3 11 (2.40%) Symantec
4 10 (2.18%) Facebook
5 5 (1.09%) Telerik
5 5 (1.09%) TIBCO
5 5 (1.09%) webMethods
5 5 (1.09%) Citrix
6 4 (0.87%) Sybase
6 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.87%) Tieto
6 4 (0.87%) VMware
7 3 (0.65%) Altiris
7 3 (0.65%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.65%) Cisco
8 2 (0.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.44%) HP
8 2 (0.44%) OpenText
8 2 (0.44%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.44%) Endeca
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 7% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 9 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 21 Hol, Flex Time
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Hols
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 33-38k
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago