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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 209 250 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.73% 24.65% 17.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.02% 64.10% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 200 229 187
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
337 390 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.03% 38.46% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 321 364 359
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

.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 19 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 0 124 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Luton -7 29 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Leighton Buzzard 0 9 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Dunstable -7 1 £37,500 -6.25%
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 384 (77.11%) C#
2 354 (71.08%) ASP.NET
3 329 (66.06%) SQL Server
4 272 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
5 252 (50.60%) Microsoft
6 206 (41.37%) MVC
7 201 (40.36%) Scrum
7 201 (40.36%) SQL
8 184 (36.95%) JavaScript
9 183 (36.75%) WCF
10 171 (34.34%) HTML
11 149 (29.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 145 (29.12%) Visual Studio
13 140 (28.11%) TDD
14 129 (25.90%) MS Excel
15 120 (24.10%) jQuery
16 115 (23.09%) Windows
17 100 (20.08%) WPF
18 98 (19.68%) CSS
19 93 (18.67%) .NET Framework
20 90 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
21 88 (17.67%) Silverlight
22 84 (16.87%) VB.NET
22 84 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
23 79 (15.86%) T-SQL
24 77 (15.46%) Web Services
25 70 (14.06%) WinForms
26 67 (13.45%) SharePoint
27 63 (12.65%) OO
28 58 (11.65%) LINQ

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 67 (13.45%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.62%) CMS
3 19 (3.82%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (3.61%) NServiceBus
5 13 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (2.61%) IIS
6 10 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.00%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.60%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 3 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.40%) Node.js
13 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Foundation
13 1 (0.20%) Liferay
13 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.20%) JBoss
13 1 (0.20%) Apache
13 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 129 (25.90%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.82%) MS Office
3 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.60%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.60%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.20%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.20%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.01%) Internet
2 11 (2.21%) Intranet
3 7 (1.41%) HTTP
4 3 (0.60%) FTP
5 2 (0.40%) DHCP
5 2 (0.40%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (66.06%) SQL Server
2 90 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (8.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (4.22%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.82%) Oracle Database
6 19 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 17 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.00%) MySQL
10 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.20%) MS Access
12 1 (0.20%) DB2
12 1 (0.20%) SQLite
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 145 (29.12%) Visual Studio
2 84 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (9.44%) Rhino Mocks
4 42 (8.43%) NUnit
5 38 (7.63%) Moq
6 27 (5.42%) Subversion
7 24 (4.82%) JIRA
7 24 (4.82%) TeamCity
8 23 (4.62%) Git (software)
9 18 (3.61%) MSTest
10 16 (3.21%) FinalBuilder
10 16 (3.21%) SpecFlow
10 16 (3.21%) Jasmine
10 16 (3.21%) Log4Net
10 16 (3.21%) NSubstitute
11 9 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (1.61%) WATIR
12 8 (1.61%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 29 (5.82%) Finance
2 12 (2.41%) Automotive
3 11 (2.21%) Manufacturing
4 9 (1.81%) Marketing
5 7 (1.41%) Games
5 7 (1.41%) Retail
5 7 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.20%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.00%) Legal
8 4 (0.80%) Banking
9 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 334 (67.07%) Developer
2 117 (23.49%) .NET Developer
2 117 (23.49%) C# Developer
3 100 (20.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 77 (15.46%) Senior Developer
5 73 (14.66%) Architect
6 64 (12.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 58 (11.65%) Web Developer
8 57 (11.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 41 (8.23%) Technical Architect
9 41 (8.23%) Software Developer
10 35 (7.03%) ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (6.63%) Development Manager
12 32 (6.43%) Lead Architect
13 29 (5.82%) Analyst
14 24 (4.82%) Support Engineer
15 23 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
16 22 (4.42%) Programmer
17 19 (3.82%) Lead Developer
17 19 (3.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (71.08%) ASP.NET
2 183 (36.75%) WCF
3 171 (34.34%) HTML
4 149 (29.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 120 (24.10%) jQuery
6 100 (20.08%) WPF
7 98 (19.68%) CSS
8 93 (18.67%) .NET Framework
9 88 (17.67%) Silverlight
10 77 (15.46%) Web Services
11 70 (14.06%) WinForms
12 58 (11.65%) LINQ
13 55 (11.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 49 (9.84%) XML
15 46 (9.24%) Ajax
16 42 (8.43%) HTML5
17 30 (6.02%) Castle Windsor
18 29 (5.82%) KnockoutJS
19 28 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 21 (4.22%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.02%) N-Tier
2 23 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.21%) User Experience
4 15 (3.01%) Mathematics
5 14 (2.81%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.41%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.41%) Physics
9 4 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.80%) Taxonomies
9 4 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.80%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.60%) GIS
11 2 (0.40%) EPoS
11 2 (0.40%) Social Media
12 1 (0.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 115 (23.09%) Windows
2 10 (2.01%) Android
2 10 (2.01%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.81%) UNIX
4 7 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.20%) Linux
5 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (41.37%) MVC
3 201 (40.36%) Scrum
4 140 (28.11%) TDD
5 63 (12.65%) OO
6 41 (8.23%) E-Commerce
7 40 (8.03%) Software Engineering
7 40 (8.03%) Web Development
8 39 (7.83%) Coaching
9 38 (7.63%) Matrix Management
10 36 (7.23%) OOD
11 35 (7.03%) Performance Management
12 34 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (6.02%) Multithreading
13 30 (6.02%) BDD
14 26 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (5.22%) Project Management
15 23 (4.62%) OOP
16 22 (4.42%) Mentoring
17 20 (4.02%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 384 (77.11%) C#
2 201 (40.36%) SQL
3 184 (36.95%) JavaScript
4 84 (16.87%) VB.NET
5 79 (15.86%) T-SQL
6 36 (7.23%) VB
7 25 (5.02%) Ruby
8 22 (4.42%) VB6
8 22 (4.42%) PowerShell
8 22 (4.42%) Java
9 18 (3.61%) C++
10 14 (2.81%) C
11 8 (1.61%) XAML
12 6 (1.20%) VBA
12 6 (1.20%) PHP
13 5 (1.00%) VC++
14 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.60%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.60%) VBScript
15 2 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (6.83%) Degree
2 14 (2.81%) PhD
3 11 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.40%) MCP
5 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.81%) QA
2 6 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (4.02%) MOM
2 16 (3.21%) logstash
3 8 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.40%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.20%) Nagios
5 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 252 (50.60%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.84%) Oracle
3 10 (2.01%) Xamarin
4 8 (1.61%) Business Objects
5 7 (1.41%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.00%) Apple
6 5 (1.00%) IBM
6 5 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.80%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.80%) Progress
7 4 (0.80%) Capita
8 3 (0.60%) ESRI
9 2 (0.40%) Akamai
9 2 (0.40%) Lumesse
9 2 (0.40%) Nintex
10 1 (0.20%) Nimsoft
10 1 (0.20%) hybris
10 1 (0.20%) Endeca
10 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.20%) JD Edwards
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + benefits including ongoing Microsoft Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34 - 38k + Pension, healthcare, 26 hols + bank holidays and more
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + bens including pension & share opt
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus an extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago