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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 248 254 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.53% 22.01% 16.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 67.21% 66.67% 51.17%
Number of salaries quoted 239 229 171
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £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
369 381 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.01% 33.02% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 344 346 330
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £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 29 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 29 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
Bedford +1 101 £41,250 -8.33% 9
Luton +5 92 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Dunstable -2 6 £46,000 +22.66% 2
Leighton Buzzard -1 2 £45,000 +39.53% 1
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 398 (81.89%) C#
2 341 (70.16%) ASP.NET
3 301 (61.93%) SQL Server
4 274 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
5 257 (52.88%) JavaScript
6 249 (51.23%) HTML
7 238 (48.97%) MVC
8 204 (41.98%) Microsoft
9 200 (41.15%) CSS
10 194 (39.92%) jQuery
11 183 (37.65%) SQL
12 182 (37.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 141 (29.01%) Scrum
14 110 (22.63%) .NET Framework
15 108 (22.22%) Windows
16 100 (20.58%) TDD
16 100 (20.58%) WCF
17 93 (19.14%) Software Engineering
18 91 (18.72%) MS Excel
19 90 (18.52%) Entity Framework
20 87 (17.90%) Visual Studio
21 79 (16.26%) Web Services
22 75 (15.43%) HTML5
23 71 (14.61%) T-SQL
24 66 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
24 66 (13.58%) SDLC
25 65 (13.37%) Team Foundation Server
26 64 (13.17%) E-Commerce
27 63 (12.96%) Git (software)
27 63 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 44 (9.05%) SharePoint
2 32 (6.58%) CMS
3 31 (6.38%) IIS
4 23 (4.73%) Node.js
5 11 (2.26%) NServiceBus
6 10 (2.06%) Confluence
7 7 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.23%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.82%) WordPress
10 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.21%) Drupal
12 1 (0.21%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 91 (18.72%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.29%) MS Office
3 6 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.82%) Acrobat
4 4 (0.82%) InDesign
4 4 (0.82%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (0.82%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.41%) MS Project
5 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.29%) SaaS
4 9 (1.85%) Office 365
5 7 (1.44%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Heroku
6 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.26%) Internet
2 7 (1.44%) Intranet
3 5 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.82%) DHCP
5 2 (0.41%) WAN
5 2 (0.41%) SMTP
5 2 (0.41%) SAN
5 2 (0.41%) HTTP
5 2 (0.41%) MPLS
5 2 (0.41%) Firewall
5 2 (0.41%) VLAN
5 2 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.21%) SMS
6 1 (0.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (61.93%) SQL Server
2 66 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (5.76%) Relational Database
6 23 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 11 (2.26%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.41%) MySQL
12 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.41%) MS Access
13 1 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 87 (17.90%) Visual Studio
2 65 (13.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (12.96%) Git (software)
4 36 (7.41%) JIRA
5 28 (5.76%) TeamCity
6 25 (5.14%) NUnit
7 23 (4.73%) Subversion
8 19 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (2.47%) Moq
10 9 (1.85%) Selenium
10 9 (1.85%) NSubstitute
11 8 (1.65%) Log4Net
11 8 (1.65%) FinalBuilder
11 8 (1.65%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.65%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (1.03%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.82%) Grunt
General
1 35 (7.20%) Finance
2 22 (4.53%) Banking
3 16 (3.29%) Retail
3 16 (3.29%) Back Office
4 14 (2.88%) Games
5 12 (2.47%) Advertising
5 12 (2.47%) Marketing
6 5 (1.03%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.82%) French Language
7 4 (0.82%) German Language
7 4 (0.82%) Hindi Language
7 4 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 2 (0.41%) Billing
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 293 (60.29%) Developer
2 140 (28.81%) .NET Developer
3 105 (21.60%) C# Developer
4 92 (18.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (13.17%) Web Developer
6 61 (12.55%) Architect
7 57 (11.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 51 (10.49%) Senior Developer
9 37 (7.61%) Software Developer
10 35 (7.20%) Development Manager
11 30 (6.17%) Analyst
12 29 (5.97%) Technical Architect
13 26 (5.35%) ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.53%) Senior .NET Developer
14 22 (4.53%) Software Engineer
15 18 (3.70%) Lead Architect
16 15 (3.09%) Business Analyst
16 15 (3.09%) Senior C# Developer
17 13 (2.67%) .NET Software Engineer
17 13 (2.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (70.16%) ASP.NET
2 249 (51.23%) HTML
3 200 (41.15%) CSS
4 194 (39.92%) jQuery
5 182 (37.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 110 (22.63%) .NET Framework
7 100 (20.58%) WCF
8 90 (18.52%) Entity Framework
9 79 (16.26%) Web Services
10 75 (15.43%) HTML5
11 61 (12.55%) AngularJS
12 57 (11.73%) WPF
13 56 (11.52%) Ajax
14 51 (10.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 50 (10.29%) XML
16 42 (8.64%) CSS3
17 41 (8.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 36 (7.41%) LINQ
19 33 (6.79%) WinForms
19 33 (6.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.94%) User Experience
2 23 (4.73%) N-Tier
3 22 (4.53%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.32%) Mathematics
5 19 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.85%) Physics
7 9 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.65%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.23%) GIS
10 4 (0.82%) Xbox
10 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.82%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.62%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.62%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (0.41%) Tandem
12 2 (0.41%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.21%) Social Media
13 1 (0.21%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 108 (22.22%) Windows
2 23 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.03%) Windows XP
3 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.82%) UNIX
4 4 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.62%) Windows 2000
5 3 (0.62%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.41%) Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Android
7 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (48.97%) MVC
3 141 (29.01%) Scrum
4 100 (20.58%) TDD
5 93 (19.14%) Software Engineering
6 66 (13.58%) SDLC
7 64 (13.17%) E-Commerce
8 62 (12.76%) Web Development
9 41 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (8.44%) OO
10 39 (8.02%) Mentoring
11 36 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (7.00%) BDD
13 32 (6.58%) Kanban
14 29 (5.97%) Project Management
15 26 (5.35%) Coaching
16 24 (4.94%) People Management
17 23 (4.73%) Performance Management
18 21 (4.32%) Unit Testing
19 20 (4.12%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 398 (81.89%) C#
2 257 (52.88%) JavaScript
3 183 (37.65%) SQL
4 71 (14.61%) T-SQL
5 39 (8.02%) VB.NET
6 30 (6.17%) VB
7 26 (5.35%) PowerShell
8 20 (4.12%) Ruby
9 14 (2.88%) C
10 13 (2.67%) Java
11 10 (2.06%) C++
12 7 (1.44%) VB6
13 5 (1.03%) Python
14 3 (0.62%) XAML
14 3 (0.62%) VBA
14 3 (0.62%) VC++
14 3 (0.62%) VBScript
15 2 (0.41%) PHP
16 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.21%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 40 (8.23%) Degree
2 13 (2.67%) ISEB
3 6 (1.23%) PhD
4 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.21%) HND
5 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.29%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.03%) XenApp
3 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.82%) vSphere
4 2 (0.41%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (1.85%) MOM
2 8 (1.65%) logstash
3 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.41%) SCCM
3 2 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 204 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.97%) Oracle
3 11 (2.26%) Facebook
4 9 (1.85%) Nintex
5 5 (1.03%) Citrix
5 5 (1.03%) Cisco
5 5 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.82%) VMware
6 4 (0.82%) Adobe
6 4 (0.82%) Tieto
7 3 (0.62%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.62%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.62%) Sybase
7 3 (0.62%) CheckPoint
7 3 (0.62%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.62%) webMethods
7 3 (0.62%) Symantec
8 2 (0.41%) Telerik
8 2 (0.41%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago