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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 221 279 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.00% 22.83% 20.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.73% 65.96% 66.49%
Number of salaries quoted 172 259 239
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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
358 423 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.78% 34.62% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 273 396 331
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 84 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Bedford -1 79 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Leighton Buzzard -2 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Dunstable +2 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Shefford - 2 £46,250 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 291 (71.50%) C#
2 268 (65.85%) ASP.NET
3 240 (58.97%) SQL Server
4 231 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 195 (47.91%) Microsoft
6 188 (46.19%) MVC
7 174 (42.75%) HTML
8 169 (41.52%) JavaScript
9 157 (38.57%) Scrum
10 144 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 131 (32.19%) SQL
12 121 (29.73%) MS Excel
13 118 (28.99%) CSS
14 116 (28.50%) jQuery
15 100 (24.57%) WCF
16 90 (22.11%) TDD
17 88 (21.62%) Visual Studio
18 73 (17.94%) Windows
19 72 (17.69%) .NET Framework
20 66 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
21 60 (14.74%) Team Foundation Server
22 56 (13.76%) Web Services
22 56 (13.76%) Software Engineering
23 54 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
23 54 (13.27%) Silverlight
24 51 (12.53%) WPF
25 48 (11.79%) Coaching
26 47 (11.55%) Oracle
26 47 (11.55%) E-Commerce
26 47 (11.55%) Performance Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 32 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.14%) CMS
3 13 (3.19%) NServiceBus
4 12 (2.95%) IIS
5 10 (2.46%) Confluence
6 8 (1.97%) Node.js
7 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 121 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.23%) MS Office
3 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Tridion
2 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.25%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Heroku
4 1 (0.25%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.39%) Internet
2 7 (1.72%) Intranet
3 3 (0.74%) DHCP
3 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.49%) SAN
4 2 (0.49%) WAN
4 2 (0.49%) SMTP
4 2 (0.49%) MPLS
4 2 (0.49%) Firewall
4 2 (0.49%) VLAN
4 2 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 66 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 19 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (3.69%) Oracle Database
6 15 (3.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.74%) MySQL
10 3 (0.74%) MS Access
11 1 (0.25%) DB2
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 88 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 60 (14.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (7.86%) Git (software)
4 31 (7.62%) NUnit
4 31 (7.62%) JIRA
4 31 (7.62%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (5.41%) Moq
6 20 (4.91%) TeamCity
7 11 (2.70%) NSubstitute
8 10 (2.46%) FinalBuilder
8 10 (2.46%) SpecFlow
8 10 (2.46%) Jasmine
8 10 (2.46%) Subversion
8 10 (2.46%) Log4Net
9 9 (2.21%) MSTest
10 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.49%) Selenium
11 1 (0.25%) JUnit
11 1 (0.25%) Xcode
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (4.42%) Finance
2 8 (1.97%) Aerospace
3 7 (1.72%) Automotive
4 6 (1.47%) Retail
5 5 (1.23%) Marketing
6 4 (0.98%) Advertising
7 3 (0.74%) Publishing
7 3 (0.74%) Legal
7 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.49%) Front Office
8 2 (0.49%) Games
8 2 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 227 (55.77%) Developer
2 98 (24.08%) .NET Developer
3 57 (14.00%) C# Developer
4 54 (13.27%) Architect
5 50 (12.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 48 (11.79%) Development Manager
7 46 (11.30%) Web Developer
8 41 (10.07%) Senior Developer
9 32 (7.86%) Software Developer
9 32 (7.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 31 (7.62%) Analyst
11 30 (7.37%) Technical Architect
11 30 (7.37%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (6.39%) Lead Architect
13 22 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
13 22 (5.41%) Software Engineer
14 20 (4.91%) Programmer
14 20 (4.91%) Senior C# Developer
14 20 (4.91%) Front-End Developer
15 18 (4.42%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (65.85%) ASP.NET
2 174 (42.75%) HTML
3 144 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 118 (28.99%) CSS
5 116 (28.50%) jQuery
6 100 (24.57%) WCF
7 72 (17.69%) .NET Framework
8 56 (13.76%) Web Services
9 54 (13.27%) Silverlight
10 51 (12.53%) WPF
11 43 (10.57%) Ajax
12 42 (10.32%) WinForms
13 39 (9.58%) Entity Framework
14 38 (9.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 37 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 36 (8.85%) LINQ
16 36 (8.85%) HTML5
17 31 (7.62%) XML
18 26 (6.39%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (5.16%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.88%) User Experience
2 27 (6.63%) N-Tier
3 14 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.21%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.98%) GIS
8 4 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.25%) Social Media
9 1 (0.25%) Open Source
9 1 (0.25%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.25%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.25%) Physics
9 1 (0.25%) Social Network
9 1 (0.25%) RIA
9 1 (0.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 73 (17.94%) Windows
2 9 (2.21%) UNIX
2 9 (2.21%) Windows 7
3 8 (1.97%) Android
4 7 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.49%) Linux
6 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (46.19%) MVC
3 157 (38.57%) Scrum
4 90 (22.11%) TDD
5 56 (13.76%) Software Engineering
6 54 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (11.79%) Coaching
8 47 (11.55%) Performance Management
8 47 (11.55%) E-Commerce
9 42 (10.32%) OO
10 39 (9.58%) Web Development
11 31 (7.62%) Matrix Management
12 30 (7.37%) Mentoring
13 27 (6.63%) BDD
14 26 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (6.14%) People Management
16 22 (5.41%) OOD
17 18 (4.42%) OOP
18 17 (4.18%) Web Application Development
19 14 (3.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 291 (71.50%) C#
2 169 (41.52%) JavaScript
3 131 (32.19%) SQL
4 46 (11.30%) VB.NET
5 41 (10.07%) T-SQL
6 36 (8.85%) PowerShell
7 28 (6.88%) VB
8 14 (3.44%) Ruby
9 12 (2.95%) VB6
10 11 (2.70%) Java
11 9 (2.21%) VC++
12 7 (1.72%) VBA
13 4 (0.98%) C
13 4 (0.98%) VBScript
14 3 (0.74%) C++
14 3 (0.74%) XAML
15 2 (0.49%) PHP
15 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.25%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 19 (4.67%) Degree
2 14 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.98%) ISEB
4 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.74%) MCP
5 1 (0.25%) PhD
5 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.97%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.98%) XenApp
2 4 (0.98%) vSphere
3 2 (0.49%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (2.95%) MOM
2 10 (2.46%) logstash
3 7 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.23%) SCCM
5 2 (0.49%) SCOM
6 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 195 (47.91%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.55%) Oracle
3 11 (2.70%) Symantec
4 6 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.98%) VMware
5 4 (0.98%) Telerik
5 4 (0.98%) Sybase
5 4 (0.98%) Citrix
6 3 (0.74%) Altiris
6 3 (0.74%) Facebook
6 3 (0.74%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.74%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.49%) Lumesse
7 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.49%) hybris
7 2 (0.49%) OpenText
7 2 (0.49%) Endeca
7 2 (0.49%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.49%) webMethods
7 2 (0.49%) HP
Bedfordshire
Provisio Solutions
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TIMES Resources Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Car Allowance + Excellent Flight Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Hols
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £65000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 26 days ago