The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 706 782 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.92% 14.30% 20.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.49% 42.64% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 618 751 1115
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1552 1834 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.39% 33.55% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1672 2157
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
South East

.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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -1 295 £42,500 +6.25% 40
Slough +9 85 £44,000 +7.31% 11
Bracknell +11 70 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Maidenhead -3 53 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Newbury -12 48 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Windsor 0 24 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Wokingham 0 16 £42,500 +30.76% 9
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1285 (79.86%) C#
2 882 (54.82%) ASP.NET
3 836 (51.96%) SQL Server
4 726 (45.12%) SQL
5 605 (37.60%) HTML
6 580 (36.05%) JavaScript
7 510 (31.70%) CSS
8 498 (30.95%) Microsoft
9 463 (28.78%) MVC
10 357 (22.19%) jQuery
11 337 (20.94%) Windows
12 314 (19.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 311 (19.33%) WCF
14 289 (17.96%) XML
15 253 (15.72%) .NET Framework
16 252 (15.66%) MS Excel
17 247 (15.35%) Web Services
18 240 (14.92%) Degree
19 237 (14.73%) VB.NET
20 236 (14.67%) Visual Studio
21 234 (14.54%) Agile Software Development
22 232 (14.42%) Java
23 209 (12.99%) Ajax
24 203 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
25 201 (12.49%) Scrum
26 198 (12.31%) TDD
27 187 (11.62%) Oracle
28 168 (10.44%) Team Foundation Server
29 164 (10.19%) Finance
30 157 (9.76%) Software Engineering

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 153 (9.51%) SharePoint
2 124 (7.71%) IIS
3 75 (4.66%) CMS
4 47 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
5 36 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 32 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 31 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
8 29 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 27 (1.68%) WebSphere
9 27 (1.68%) Node.js
10 25 (1.55%) Apache
10 25 (1.55%) Drupal
11 19 (1.18%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.12%) Kentico
13 15 (0.93%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.93%) Joomla!
14 13 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 13 (0.81%) Umbraco
15 11 (0.68%) WordPress
16 6 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 252 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.11%) MS Office
3 20 (1.24%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.37%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.31%) MS Project
6 4 (0.25%) MicroStation
6 4 (0.25%) Solid Edge
6 4 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 4 (0.25%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.062%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 64 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.37%) Pivotal CRM
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.12%) Magento
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.062%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.062%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (3.23%) SaaS
3 22 (1.37%) Office 365
4 13 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.37%) PaaS
6 3 (0.19%) IaaS
7 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.12%) Force.com
7 2 (0.12%) Heroku
7 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.062%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.97%) Internet
2 31 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.49%) GSM
4 21 (1.31%) SAN
4 21 (1.31%) HTTP
4 21 (1.31%) Wireshark
5 19 (1.18%) Firewall
5 19 (1.18%) LDAP
6 18 (1.12%) UMTS
6 18 (1.12%) SMTP
7 17 (1.06%) NAS
8 16 (0.99%) Intranet
9 15 (0.93%) IMAP
10 13 (0.81%) GPRS
10 13 (0.81%) DNS
11 10 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (0.56%) Wireless
13 8 (0.50%) LAN
14 6 (0.37%) DHCP
14 6 (0.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 836 (51.96%) SQL Server
2 203 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 134 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 76 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (4.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 61 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (2.80%) MySQL
8 37 (2.30%) Relational Database
9 28 (1.74%) InterSystems Cache
10 25 (1.55%) DTS
11 20 (1.24%) NoSQL
11 20 (1.24%) Oracle Database
12 16 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
13 10 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.37%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.37%) RavenDB
15 6 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 236 (14.67%) Visual Studio
2 168 (10.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 82 (5.10%) Selenium
4 69 (4.29%) Subversion
5 66 (4.10%) NUnit
6 53 (3.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 48 (2.98%) Git (software)
8 41 (2.55%) MSTest
9 32 (1.99%) Moq
10 26 (1.62%) Jenkins
10 26 (1.62%) JIRA
11 20 (1.24%) WebDriver
12 17 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 15 (0.93%) WebLOAD
13 15 (0.93%) AQtime
14 12 (0.75%) Selenium IDE
14 12 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
14 12 (0.75%) LoadRunner
15 10 (0.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 9 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 164 (10.19%) Finance
2 73 (4.54%) Telecoms
3 51 (3.17%) Marketing
4 40 (2.49%) Games
5 39 (2.42%) Retail
6 23 (1.43%) Banking
7 19 (1.18%) Legal
8 18 (1.12%) Advertising
9 13 (0.81%) Publishing
9 13 (0.81%) Automotive
9 13 (0.81%) Multimedia
10 12 (0.75%) German Language
11 10 (0.62%) French Language
12 8 (0.50%) Electronics
13 6 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.31%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.31%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.25%) Law
15 4 (0.25%) Back Office
16 1 (0.062%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1108 (68.86%) Developer
2 594 (36.92%) .NET Developer
3 324 (20.14%) C# Developer
4 275 (17.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 238 (14.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 229 (14.23%) Software Developer
7 186 (11.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 168 (10.44%) Senior Developer
9 129 (8.02%) Web Developer
10 109 (6.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 85 (5.28%) Analyst
12 67 (4.16%) Software Engineer
13 66 (4.10%) Senior C# Developer
13 66 (4.10%) SQL Developer
14 65 (4.04%) Consultant
14 65 (4.04%) Junior
15 62 (3.85%) Architect
16 60 (3.73%) .NET Software Developer
17 59 (3.67%) Programmer
18 58 (3.60%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 882 (54.82%) ASP.NET
2 605 (37.60%) HTML
3 510 (31.70%) CSS
4 357 (22.19%) jQuery
5 314 (19.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 311 (19.33%) WCF
7 289 (17.96%) XML
8 253 (15.72%) .NET Framework
9 247 (15.35%) Web Services
10 209 (12.99%) Ajax
11 147 (9.14%) WPF
12 133 (8.27%) HTML5
13 123 (7.64%) LINQ
14 104 (6.46%) WinForms
14 104 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 87 (5.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 86 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 73 (4.54%) RESTful
17 73 (4.54%) XSLT
18 71 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 151 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 94 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
3 49 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
3 49 (3.05%) Client/Server
4 29 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 24 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 20 (1.24%) Social Network
7 17 (1.06%) Open Source
8 15 (0.93%) iPhone
9 14 (0.87%) GIS
10 13 (0.81%) Mobile Computing
11 12 (0.75%) W3C
12 11 (0.68%) Replication
12 11 (0.68%) Physics
12 11 (0.68%) RIA
13 10 (0.62%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.56%) IPTV
15 8 (0.50%) FMCG
15 8 (0.50%) PKI
15 8 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 337 (20.94%) Windows
2 97 (6.03%) Linux
3 48 (2.98%) UNIX
4 46 (2.86%) Android
5 27 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
6 26 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (1.55%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.75%) Windows Phone
9 12 (0.75%) Windows XP
10 10 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
12 8 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.31%) Solaris
13 5 (0.31%) Debian
14 4 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.19%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (28.78%) MVC
2 234 (14.54%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (12.49%) Scrum
4 198 (12.31%) TDD
5 157 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 146 (9.07%) OO
7 122 (7.58%) CRM
8 118 (7.33%) Web Development
9 96 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
10 92 (5.72%) BDD
11 84 (5.22%) OOP
12 82 (5.10%) Web Application Development
13 74 (4.60%) Unit Testing
14 59 (3.67%) SOA
15 57 (3.54%) OOD
15 57 (3.54%) Project Management
16 49 (3.05%) MVVM
17 47 (2.92%) UML
18 46 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
19 43 (2.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1285 (79.86%) C#
2 726 (45.12%) SQL
3 580 (36.05%) JavaScript
4 237 (14.73%) VB.NET
5 232 (14.42%) Java
6 144 (8.95%) C++
7 127 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 116 (7.21%) PHP
9 82 (5.10%) VB
10 46 (2.86%) Python
11 38 (2.36%) C
12 28 (1.74%) MUMPS
13 27 (1.68%) Ruby
14 25 (1.55%) Perl
15 21 (1.31%) VBScript
15 21 (1.31%) VB6
16 18 (1.12%) PowerShell
17 17 (1.06%) VBA
18 14 (0.87%) VC++
19 13 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 240 (14.92%) Degree
2 74 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 40 (2.49%) MCTS
5 36 (2.24%) SC Cleared
6 32 (1.99%) ISEB
7 31 (1.93%) MCP
8 27 (1.68%) MCSD
9 21 (1.31%) MCAD
10 19 (1.18%) ISTQB
11 13 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.68%) MCITP
13 10 (0.62%) CISSP
14 8 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.44%) MCSE
16 6 (0.37%) MCDBA
17 4 (0.25%) MCSA
18 3 (0.19%) GIAC
18 3 (0.19%) CSSLP
19 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (6.28%) QA
2 28 (1.74%) HL7
3 14 (0.87%) GAMP
4 12 (0.75%) SLA
5 6 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.12%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.44%) vSphere
5 5 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.19%) XenServer
6 3 (0.19%) Postfix
7 2 (0.12%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.12%) qmail
7 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.12%) Nmap
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.062%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (0.44%) NetBackup
2 6 (0.37%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.31%) PureDisk
4 3 (0.19%) WSUS
4 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.12%) Windows Intune
5 2 (0.12%) Nessus
5 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.062%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.062%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.062%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 498 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 187 (11.62%) Oracle
3 47 (2.92%) Sitecore
4 29 (1.80%) VMware
5 26 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.12%) Xamarin
7 16 (0.99%) Telerik
7 16 (0.99%) SAP
8 14 (0.87%) JBoss
9 13 (0.81%) Facebook
9 13 (0.81%) Twitter
10 11 (0.68%) Siebel
11 9 (0.56%) Google
12 8 (0.50%) IBM
12 8 (0.50%) Citrix
13 7 (0.44%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.37%) NEC
14 6 (0.37%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.37%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.37%) Cisco
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 70,000 + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + 5% bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 36,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 42,000 - 48,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-45,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: DoE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
networx
Salary: £25,000 - 28,000 p.a. + up to 20% bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday