The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 578 870 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.78% 15.63% 19.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.45% 46.98% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 507 820 963
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
.NET
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1465 1852 2194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.78% 33.27% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1649 1936
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Berkshire region.

.NET Salary Trend in Berkshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Berkshire

.NET
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Reading -12 227 £43,750 +2.94% 12
Slough -4 65 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Newbury -6 63 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Windsor +13 45 £31,750 - 1
Maidenhead -8 45 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Bracknell -21 42 £45,000 - 1
Wokingham -2 18 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hungerford -1 3 £35,000 +4.47% 3
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1098 (80.79%) C#
2 757 (55.70%) ASP.NET
3 697 (51.29%) SQL Server
4 643 (47.31%) SQL
5 537 (39.51%) HTML
6 515 (37.90%) JavaScript
7 453 (33.33%) CSS
8 441 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
9 409 (30.10%) Microsoft
10 405 (29.80%) MVC
11 338 (24.87%) jQuery
12 282 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 279 (20.53%) Windows
14 263 (19.35%) XML
15 247 (18.18%) WCF
16 236 (17.37%) Web Services
17 235 (17.29%) .NET Framework
18 221 (16.26%) Degree
19 207 (15.23%) MS Excel
20 201 (14.79%) Visual Studio
21 197 (14.50%) Scrum
22 192 (14.13%) VB.NET
23 180 (13.25%) Oracle
24 174 (12.80%) Team Foundation Server
25 170 (12.51%) Ajax
26 163 (11.99%) Java
27 152 (11.18%) Computer Science
28 143 (10.52%) SQL Server 2008
29 140 (10.30%) HTML5
30 133 (9.79%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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
1 128 (9.42%) SharePoint
2 108 (7.95%) IIS
3 80 (5.89%) CMS
4 50 (3.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 34 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 31 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
7 26 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 21 (1.55%) Drupal
9 20 (1.47%) Joomla!
10 19 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
11 18 (1.32%) Kentico
12 17 (1.25%) Apache
12 17 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (1.18%) Node.js
14 14 (1.03%) WebSphere
15 13 (0.96%) WebLogic
15 13 (0.96%) WordPress
16 12 (0.88%) Tomcat
17 7 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
18 6 (0.44%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 207 (15.23%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.50%) MS Office
3 17 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.74%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.66%) MS Project
6 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.29%) Solid Edge
7 4 (0.29%) MicroStation
7 4 (0.29%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 52 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.59%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.44%) Pivotal CRM
5 2 (0.15%) Magento
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.074%) HFM
6 1 (0.074%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.074%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.50%) SaaS
3 20 (1.47%) Office 365
4 6 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.29%) GitHub
6 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.22%) Force.com
7 2 (0.15%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.15%) PaaS
7 2 (0.15%) Heroku
7 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.074%) Trello
8 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.75%) Internet
2 30 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 22 (1.62%) GSM
3 22 (1.62%) SAN
4 21 (1.55%) NAS
5 20 (1.47%) SMTP
6 19 (1.40%) Wireshark
7 18 (1.32%) Firewall
8 17 (1.25%) IMAP
9 14 (1.03%) UMTS
9 14 (1.03%) LDAP
10 13 (0.96%) HTTP
11 12 (0.88%) Ethernet
12 11 (0.81%) Wireless
13 10 (0.74%) GPRS
14 7 (0.52%) LAN
15 6 (0.44%) SNMP
15 6 (0.44%) DNS
16 5 (0.37%) WAN
16 5 (0.37%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 697 (51.29%) SQL Server
2 143 (10.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (6.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 69 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 56 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (3.09%) MySQL
8 40 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 32 (2.35%) Oracle Database
10 25 (1.84%) DTS
11 22 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
13 17 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
13 17 (1.25%) InterSystems Cache
14 16 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (1.10%) NoSQL
16 13 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.66%) RavenDB
18 8 (0.59%) Data Mining
19 7 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 201 (14.79%) Visual Studio
2 174 (12.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (5.81%) Subversion
4 56 (4.12%) NUnit
5 53 (3.90%) Git (software)
6 52 (3.83%) Selenium
7 44 (3.24%) Rhino Mocks
8 34 (2.50%) Jenkins
9 33 (2.43%) MSTest
10 30 (2.21%) Moq
11 29 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 28 (2.06%) JIRA
13 17 (1.25%) AQtime
13 17 (1.25%) WebDriver
13 17 (1.25%) WebLOAD
14 15 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 11 (0.81%) LoadRunner
16 9 (0.66%) ReSharper
17 8 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
18 7 (0.52%) MSBuild
General
1 125 (9.20%) Finance
2 72 (5.30%) Marketing
3 57 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 36 (2.65%) Retail
4 36 (2.65%) Games
5 20 (1.47%) Advertising
6 14 (1.03%) Legal
7 13 (0.96%) Banking
7 13 (0.96%) Automotive
8 12 (0.88%) Multimedia
9 11 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (0.81%) Electronics
10 10 (0.74%) German Language
10 10 (0.74%) Publishing
11 8 (0.59%) French Language
12 7 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.29%) Back Office
13 4 (0.29%) Law
14 3 (0.22%) Local Government
15 1 (0.074%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 946 (69.61%) Developer
2 520 (38.26%) .NET Developer
3 292 (21.49%) C# Developer
4 247 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 203 (14.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 162 (11.92%) Software Developer
7 160 (11.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 134 (9.86%) Senior Developer
9 126 (9.27%) Web Developer
10 88 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 66 (4.86%) Junior
12 63 (4.64%) Graduate
13 62 (4.56%) Software Engineer
13 62 (4.56%) Analyst
14 61 (4.49%) Programmer
15 59 (4.34%) SQL Developer
16 57 (4.19%) Senior C# Developer
17 56 (4.12%) Consultant
18 54 (3.97%) Junior Developer
19 51 (3.75%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 757 (55.70%) ASP.NET
2 537 (39.51%) HTML
3 453 (33.33%) CSS
4 338 (24.87%) jQuery
5 282 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 263 (19.35%) XML
7 247 (18.18%) WCF
8 236 (17.37%) Web Services
9 235 (17.29%) .NET Framework
10 170 (12.51%) Ajax
11 140 (10.30%) HTML5
12 112 (8.24%) LINQ
13 104 (7.65%) WPF
14 103 (7.58%) WinForms
15 93 (6.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 81 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 76 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 74 (5.45%) CSS3
19 62 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
20 56 (4.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 152 (11.18%) Computer Science
2 69 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (3.46%) Client/Server
4 47 (3.46%) Inversion of Control
5 27 (1.99%) Mobile App
6 19 (1.40%) Mathematics
6 19 (1.40%) iPhone
7 16 (1.18%) Open Source
8 15 (1.10%) Mobile Computing
8 15 (1.10%) RIA
9 14 (1.03%) Social Network
10 13 (0.96%) User Experience
11 12 (0.88%) iPad
11 12 (0.88%) Replication
11 12 (0.88%) W3C
12 11 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (0.74%) Home Automation
13 10 (0.74%) Firmware
14 9 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 279 (20.53%) Windows
2 82 (6.03%) Linux
3 45 (3.31%) Android
4 37 (2.72%) UNIX
5 28 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
7 17 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.81%) Windows Phone
10 10 (0.74%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.66%) Windows Phone 8
12 8 (0.59%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.44%) Solaris
14 5 (0.37%) Debian
15 4 (0.29%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
2 405 (29.80%) MVC
3 197 (14.50%) Scrum
4 133 (9.79%) TDD
5 121 (8.90%) Web Development
6 120 (8.83%) OO
7 119 (8.76%) Software Engineering
8 98 (7.21%) CRM
9 82 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
10 80 (5.89%) Unit Testing
11 71 (5.22%) OOP
12 67 (4.93%) Web Application Development
13 60 (4.42%) Project Management
14 59 (4.34%) BDD
15 48 (3.53%) OOD
16 42 (3.09%) Mentoring
17 41 (3.02%) UML
18 39 (2.87%) SOA
19 36 (2.65%) Kanban
19 36 (2.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1098 (80.79%) C#
2 643 (47.31%) SQL
3 515 (37.90%) JavaScript
4 192 (14.13%) VB.NET
5 163 (11.99%) Java
6 124 (9.12%) T-SQL
7 119 (8.76%) C++
8 97 (7.14%) PHP
9 72 (5.30%) VB
10 41 (3.02%) C
11 26 (1.91%) Python
12 24 (1.77%) Perl
13 19 (1.40%) VB6
14 17 (1.25%) MUMPS
14 17 (1.25%) VBA
15 16 (1.18%) PowerShell
15 16 (1.18%) Ruby
15 16 (1.18%) VC++
16 14 (1.03%) VBScript
17 12 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 221 (16.26%) Degree
2 52 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (3.46%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.87%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.47%) MCTS
6 19 (1.40%) ISEB
7 15 (1.10%) MCP
8 14 (1.03%) ISTQB
8 14 (1.03%) MCSD
9 9 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.59%) MCITP
10 8 (0.59%) CISSP
10 8 (0.59%) MCAD
11 7 (0.52%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
12 6 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.44%) MCDBA
13 5 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.29%) MCSE
15 3 (0.22%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.45%) QA
2 17 (1.25%) GAMP
2 17 (1.25%) HL7
3 7 (0.52%) SLA
4 6 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.40%) VMware ESX
4 11 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.37%) vSphere
6 3 (0.22%) Postfix
6 3 (0.22%) XenServer
7 2 (0.15%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.15%) qmail
7 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.074%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.074%) Nmap
8 1 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (0.59%) NetBackup
2 6 (0.44%) PureDisk
2 6 (0.44%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.15%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.15%) WSUS
4 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.074%) Nessus
5 1 (0.074%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 409 (30.10%) Microsoft
2 180 (13.25%) Oracle
3 64 (4.71%) Sitecore
4 31 (2.28%) VMware
5 28 (2.06%) Telerik
6 20 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.10%) JBoss
7 15 (1.10%) Xamarin
8 14 (1.03%) EPiServer
9 12 (0.88%) SAP
10 11 (0.81%) Siebel
11 10 (0.74%) EMC
12 9 (0.66%) Infragistics
12 9 (0.66%) DevExpress
13 8 (0.59%) NEC
13 8 (0.59%) Open Text
13 8 (0.59%) Google
13 8 (0.59%) Citrix
14 7 (0.52%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.44%) Facebook
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £22000 to £33000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £23000 - £34000 per annum + GREAT BONUS, TRAINING
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £300000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago