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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 168 207 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.37% 20.37% 25.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.71% 65.71% 72.53%
Number of salaries quoted 151 174 234
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
241 315 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.66% 31.00% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 208 263 330
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 14 February 2016.

.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 14 February 2016. 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 64 £45,000 - 5
Luton +3 49 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Dunstable +12 27 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Leighton Buzzard +1 2 £45,000 -10.00% 3
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 273 (83.49%) C#
2 224 (68.50%) SQL Server
2 224 (68.50%) ASP.NET
3 192 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
4 181 (55.35%) MVC
5 165 (50.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 135 (41.28%) JavaScript
7 119 (36.39%) Windows
8 113 (34.56%) SQL
8 113 (34.56%) TDD
9 108 (33.03%) jQuery
10 106 (32.42%) HTML
11 103 (31.50%) CSS
11 103 (31.50%) Microsoft
12 89 (27.22%) WCF
13 78 (23.85%) Scrum
14 76 (23.24%) .NET Framework
14 76 (23.24%) BDD
15 75 (22.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 74 (22.63%) Software Engineering
17 70 (21.41%) Entity Framework
18 68 (20.80%) Web Application Development
18 68 (20.80%) Degree
19 67 (20.49%) Git (software)
20 64 (19.57%) Web Services
21 59 (18.04%) ASP.NET Web API
22 58 (17.74%) SQL Server 2014
22 58 (17.74%) MS Excel
23 55 (16.82%) Computer Science
23 55 (16.82%) AngularJS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (11.93%) Node.js
2 35 (10.70%) IIS
3 11 (3.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.92%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.61%) Apache
5 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Confluence
6 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 58 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.22%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.31%) InDesign
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (16.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.45%) SaaS
4 2 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.36%) LDAP
2 6 (1.83%) HTTP
3 5 (1.53%) Internet
4 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.92%) Firewall
6 2 (0.61%) Intranet
7 1 (0.31%) DHCP
7 1 (0.31%) DNS
7 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (68.50%) SQL Server
2 58 (17.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 52 (15.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (14.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (11.01%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.75%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.53%) MySQL
10 2 (0.61%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (20.49%) Git (software)
2 48 (14.68%) Visual Studio
3 46 (14.07%) Rhino Mocks
4 40 (12.23%) NUnit
5 30 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (7.95%) Selenium
7 21 (6.42%) Cucumber
8 19 (5.81%) Moq
9 17 (5.20%) JIRA
10 12 (3.67%) MSTest
11 10 (3.06%) Bitbucket
11 10 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (3.06%) Subversion
12 3 (0.92%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.61%) PowerBuilder
14 1 (0.31%) AccuRev
14 1 (0.31%) FinalBuilder
14 1 (0.31%) Log4Net
14 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (12.84%) Advertising
2 36 (11.01%) Banking
3 35 (10.70%) Finance
4 16 (4.89%) Retail
5 15 (4.59%) Games
6 12 (3.67%) Back Office
7 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (76.15%) Developer
2 217 (66.36%) .NET Developer
3 138 (42.20%) C# Developer
4 126 (38.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 83 (25.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 82 (25.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 56 (17.13%) Senior Developer
8 50 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 48 (14.68%) Senior .NET Developer
10 41 (12.54%) Senior C# Developer
11 38 (11.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 34 (10.40%) .NET Software Developer
13 31 (9.48%) C# Software Developer
13 31 (9.48%) Lead .NET Developer
13 31 (9.48%) Lead Developer
14 30 (9.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 30 (9.17%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
15 26 (7.95%) Software Engineer
16 24 (7.34%) Web Developer
17 23 (7.03%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (68.50%) ASP.NET
2 165 (50.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 108 (33.03%) jQuery
4 106 (32.42%) HTML
5 103 (31.50%) CSS
6 89 (27.22%) WCF
7 76 (23.24%) .NET Framework
8 75 (22.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 70 (21.41%) Entity Framework
10 64 (19.57%) Web Services
11 59 (18.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 55 (16.82%) AngularJS
13 53 (16.21%) RESTful
14 48 (14.68%) HTML5
15 38 (11.62%) Ajax
15 38 (11.62%) LINQ
16 37 (11.31%) CSS3
17 34 (10.40%) Castle Windsor
17 34 (10.40%) J2EE
18 33 (10.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.82%) Computer Science
2 40 (12.23%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (9.48%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.67%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (3.67%) Tandem
5 8 (2.45%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.53%) iPad
9 4 (1.22%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.92%) User Experience
11 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.31%) Wiki
11 1 (0.31%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 119 (36.39%) Windows
2 29 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (8.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.98%) Unix
5 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.61%) Linux
6 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (55.35%) MVC
3 113 (34.56%) TDD
4 78 (23.85%) Scrum
5 76 (23.24%) BDD
6 74 (22.63%) Software Engineering
7 68 (20.80%) Web Application Development
8 47 (14.37%) OO
9 44 (13.46%) Mentoring
10 38 (11.62%) Kanban
11 37 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (9.48%) Identity Access Management
12 31 (9.48%) Identity Management
12 31 (9.48%) Information Security
13 25 (7.65%) ITIL
14 24 (7.34%) Service Delivery
15 21 (6.42%) Multithreading
15 21 (6.42%) Scrum-ban
15 21 (6.42%) Unit Testing
16 20 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 273 (83.49%) C#
2 135 (41.28%) JavaScript
3 113 (34.56%) SQL
4 51 (15.60%) Java
5 49 (14.98%) T-SQL
6 44 (13.46%) Ruby
7 27 (8.26%) C++
8 26 (7.95%) VB.NET
9 18 (5.50%) VB
10 13 (3.98%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.45%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.83%) Python
14 4 (1.22%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.92%) C
15 3 (0.92%) Perl
15 3 (0.92%) PHP
16 2 (0.61%) ABAP
16 2 (0.61%) VBScript
17 1 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 68 (20.80%) Degree
2 5 (1.53%) HND
3 4 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 13 (3.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.14%) MOM
3 1 (0.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 103 (31.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.34%) Oracle
3 22 (6.73%) Facebook
4 11 (3.36%) CA
4 11 (3.36%) Dell
4 11 (3.36%) IBM
5 5 (1.53%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.92%) Adobe
6 3 (0.92%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.92%) webMethods
7 2 (0.61%) hybris
7 2 (0.61%) Nintex
7 2 (0.61%) Northgate
7 2 (0.61%) SAP
7 2 (0.61%) Twitter
8 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-50k
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-50k
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-50k
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified D.O.E + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competive and Excellent benifits
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 12 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software
Posted: 19 days ago