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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 919 754 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.62% 14.16% 20.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.60% 43.18% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 814 721 1211
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1781 1746 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.27% 32.80% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1545 2187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 349 £42,500 +6.25% 47
Slough +11 94 £42,500 -19.04% 9
Newbury +8 71 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Wokingham +4 64 £43,000 +14.66% 4
Maidenhead +14 57 £43,250 +8.12% 4
Bracknell +5 52 £38,500 -14.44% 5
Windsor -8 13 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Ascot 0 9 £40,000 +14.28%
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1455 (80.61%) C#
2 1001 (55.46%) ASP.NET
3 997 (55.24%) SQL Server
4 746 (41.33%) SQL
5 663 (36.73%) HTML
6 647 (35.84%) JavaScript
7 626 (34.68%) Microsoft
8 550 (30.47%) CSS
9 525 (29.09%) MVC
10 404 (22.38%) Windows
11 398 (22.05%) jQuery
12 370 (20.50%) WCF
13 361 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 298 (16.51%) Java
15 287 (15.90%) Ajax
16 286 (15.84%) SQL Server 2008
17 284 (15.73%) Degree
18 272 (15.07%) MS Excel
19 270 (14.96%) Visual Studio
20 268 (14.85%) VB.NET
21 260 (14.40%) TDD
22 259 (14.35%) .NET Framework
23 256 (14.18%) Software Engineering
24 245 (13.57%) XML
25 234 (12.96%) Web Services
26 219 (12.13%) SQL Server 2012
27 215 (11.91%) SharePoint
28 213 (11.80%) Scrum
29 207 (11.47%) HTML5
30 203 (11.25%) Agile Software Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 215 (11.91%) SharePoint
2 153 (8.48%) IIS
3 70 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
4 62 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
5 61 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 56 (3.10%) CMS
7 44 (2.44%) WebSphere
8 34 (1.88%) Apache
9 32 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 31 (1.72%) Drupal
10 31 (1.72%) WordPress
10 31 (1.72%) Node.js
11 27 (1.50%) Tomcat
12 23 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (0.94%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.61%) MS Exchange
15 9 (0.50%) Kentico
15 9 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.44%) Umbraco
17 5 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 272 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.16%) MS Office
3 21 (1.16%) InfoPath
4 12 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.33%) MS Project
7 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.055%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.055%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.055%) GIMP
8 1 (0.055%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.055%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 88 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.39%) Magento
4 6 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.055%) SmartPlant
8 1 (0.055%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.055%) SalesLogix
8 1 (0.055%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (3.10%) SaaS
3 18 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.78%) Office 365
5 11 (0.61%) PaaS
6 9 (0.50%) IaaS
7 5 (0.28%) GitHub
7 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 152 (8.42%) Internet
2 33 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 31 (1.72%) LDAP
4 29 (1.61%) VoIP
5 27 (1.50%) Intranet
6 26 (1.44%) Firewall
7 24 (1.33%) DNS
8 22 (1.22%) HTTP
9 19 (1.05%) GSM
10 18 (1.00%) DHCP
11 17 (0.94%) UMTS
11 17 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (0.78%) GPRS
13 13 (0.72%) Wireshark
13 13 (0.72%) LAN
14 10 (0.55%) WAN
15 7 (0.39%) Network Security
16 6 (0.33%) VPN
17 5 (0.28%) ATM
17 5 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 997 (55.24%) SQL Server
2 286 (15.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 219 (12.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 99 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 75 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 74 (4.10%) MySQL
7 67 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (3.10%) Relational Database
9 30 (1.66%) InterSystems Cache
10 16 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
10 16 (0.89%) NoSQL
11 13 (0.72%) DTS
12 9 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.39%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.39%) MS Access
15 5 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.28%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 270 (14.96%) Visual Studio
2 121 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (4.38%) Selenium
4 72 (3.99%) NUnit
5 69 (3.82%) Subversion
6 66 (3.66%) Rhino Mocks
7 39 (2.16%) Moq
8 35 (1.94%) MSTest
9 33 (1.83%) Git (software)
10 18 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 18 (1.00%) Jenkins
11 14 (0.78%) JIRA
12 13 (0.72%) WebDriver
13 9 (0.50%) Eclipse
14 8 (0.44%) Selenium IDE
15 7 (0.39%) TeamCity
15 7 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (0.39%) CruiseControl
16 6 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
16 6 (0.33%) Hudson
General
1 196 (10.86%) Finance
2 124 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 52 (2.88%) Games
4 44 (2.44%) Retail
5 40 (2.22%) Marketing
6 26 (1.44%) Banking
7 19 (1.05%) Legal
8 17 (0.94%) Multimedia
9 13 (0.72%) Advertising
10 12 (0.66%) Publishing
11 10 (0.55%) German Language
12 8 (0.44%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.39%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.39%) Automotive
13 7 (0.39%) Local Government
14 5 (0.28%) French Language
15 4 (0.22%) Electronics
16 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.055%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1266 (70.14%) Developer
2 617 (34.18%) .NET Developer
3 338 (18.73%) C# Developer
4 304 (16.84%) Software Developer
5 294 (16.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 220 (12.19%) Senior Developer
7 210 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 176 (9.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 132 (7.31%) Web Developer
10 102 (5.65%) Senior .NET Developer
11 101 (5.60%) Software Engineer
12 86 (4.76%) Consultant
12 86 (4.76%) Architect
13 84 (4.65%) Analyst
14 69 (3.82%) SharePoint Developer
14 69 (3.82%) Junior
15 66 (3.66%) Programmer
16 63 (3.49%) Graduate
16 63 (3.49%) Senior Software Developer
17 55 (3.05%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1001 (55.46%) ASP.NET
2 663 (36.73%) HTML
3 550 (30.47%) CSS
4 398 (22.05%) jQuery
5 370 (20.50%) WCF
6 361 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 287 (15.90%) Ajax
8 259 (14.35%) .NET Framework
9 245 (13.57%) XML
10 234 (12.96%) Web Services
11 207 (11.47%) HTML5
12 168 (9.31%) WPF
13 164 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 113 (6.26%) LINQ
15 105 (5.82%) WinForms
16 81 (4.49%) CSS3
17 78 (4.32%) NHibernate
18 76 (4.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 71 (3.93%) Razor View Engine
20 69 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 171 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 99 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (3.43%) Mathematics
4 50 (2.77%) Inversion of Control
5 43 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 29 (1.61%) Physics
7 26 (1.44%) Client/Server
8 21 (1.16%) Social Network
9 18 (1.00%) iPhone
9 18 (1.00%) Social Media
10 17 (0.94%) Open Source
10 17 (0.94%) Smartphone
11 16 (0.89%) Management Information System
12 15 (0.83%) PKI
13 14 (0.78%) GIS
13 14 (0.78%) N-Tier
13 14 (0.78%) PDA
14 12 (0.66%) Tandem
15 11 (0.61%) IPTV
16 10 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 404 (22.38%) Windows
2 105 (5.82%) Linux
3 60 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (3.16%) UNIX
5 53 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (2.71%) Android
7 27 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
8 26 (1.44%) Apple iOS
9 21 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.44%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.33%) Solaris
13 5 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.28%) CentOS
14 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.22%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.17%) Windows CE
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (29.09%) MVC
2 260 (14.40%) TDD
3 256 (14.18%) Software Engineering
4 213 (11.80%) Scrum
5 203 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
6 179 (9.92%) OO
7 133 (7.37%) CRM
8 128 (7.09%) Web Development
9 115 (6.37%) BDD
10 101 (5.60%) Web Application Development
11 92 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
12 89 (4.93%) OOP
13 69 (3.82%) Unit Testing
13 69 (3.82%) E-Commerce
14 68 (3.77%) OOD
15 59 (3.27%) Dependency Injection
16 56 (3.10%) SOA
17 55 (3.05%) Automated Testing
17 55 (3.05%) Project Management
18 53 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1455 (80.61%) C#
2 746 (41.33%) SQL
3 647 (35.84%) JavaScript
4 298 (16.51%) Java
5 268 (14.85%) VB.NET
6 200 (11.08%) C++
7 159 (8.81%) PHP
8 128 (7.09%) T-SQL
9 90 (4.99%) VB
10 61 (3.38%) Python
11 41 (2.27%) C
12 30 (1.66%) Ruby
13 28 (1.55%) MUMPS
14 25 (1.39%) VBScript
15 19 (1.05%) Perl
15 19 (1.05%) VB6
16 16 (0.89%) VBA
16 16 (0.89%) VC++
16 16 (0.89%) PowerShell
17 11 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 284 (15.73%) Degree
2 115 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (4.27%) MCTS
4 74 (4.10%) MCP
5 66 (3.66%) MCSD
6 60 (3.32%) MCAD
7 56 (3.10%) Security Cleared
8 33 (1.83%) ISEB
9 29 (1.61%) SC Cleared
10 14 (0.78%) MCSE
10 14 (0.78%) ISTQB
11 13 (0.72%) MCITP
12 10 (0.55%) CISSP
13 7 (0.39%) MCSA
14 6 (0.33%) MCDBA
15 4 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.17%) PhD
16 3 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (0.17%) CCNA
16 3 (0.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (4.76%) QA
2 35 (1.94%) SLA
3 28 (1.55%) HL7
4 12 (0.66%) GAMP
5 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.055%) COBIT
System Software
1 78 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.17%) IAG
4 3 (0.17%) Novell eDirectory
4 3 (0.17%) vSphere
5 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.055%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.055%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (0.33%) SCCM
2 4 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.22%) Puppet
2 4 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.17%) MOM
3 3 (0.17%) ZENworks
4 2 (0.11%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.055%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.055%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.055%) WSUS
5 1 (0.055%) WMI
5 1 (0.055%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.055%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.055%) Nessus
Vendors
1 626 (34.68%) Microsoft
2 168 (9.31%) Oracle
3 36 (1.99%) VMware
4 26 (1.44%) Sitecore
5 21 (1.16%) Citrix
6 20 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (0.94%) Twitter
8 15 (0.83%) Fujitsu
9 14 (0.78%) SAP
10 13 (0.72%) Facebook
11 12 (0.66%) Google
11 12 (0.66%) JBoss
12 10 (0.55%) Cisco
13 9 (0.50%) IBM
14 8 (0.44%) Open Text
14 8 (0.44%) Rackspace
15 7 (0.39%) Xamarin
15 7 (0.39%) TIBCO
16 6 (0.33%) Juniper
17 5 (0.28%) Red Hat
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - Pension, Medical and Life Assurance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 30 Days Holiday, Private Medical Pla
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
AppDynamics
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Medical Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum company pension, share holders schem
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 to £40000 per annum - Good Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Great Opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The 100 Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 35,0000
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago