The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 14 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 40.00% 35.00% 18.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.33% 58.33% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 3
Average salary £27,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Oxfordshire

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 Bicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 68.57% 60.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 5
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

.NET
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

.NET Salary Trend in Bicester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Bicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Bicester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Bicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 25 (96.15%) C#
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Web Development
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (26.92%) Intranet
6 7 (26.92%) Internet
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) IIS
7 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.54%) Web Design
9 3 (11.54%) WCF
10 2 (7.69%) WPF
10 2 (7.69%) Automotive
11 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (3.85%) Scrum
11 1 (3.85%) MVC
11 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (3.85%) TDD
11 1 (3.85%) NUnit
11 1 (3.85%) COM
11 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.85%) C
11 1 (3.85%) HTML
11 1 (3.85%) Java
11 1 (3.85%) T-SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 6 (23.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Intranet
1 7 (26.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) MSTest
2 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.85%) Moq
General
1 2 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 13 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (46.15%) Software Developer
5 8 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) WCF
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (3.85%) COM
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (3.85%) Ninject
4 1 (3.85%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.85%) Play Framework
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss Seam
4 1 (3.85%) Spring.NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Informatics
1 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Web Development
2 3 (11.54%) Web Design
3 1 (3.85%) Scrum
3 1 (3.85%) MVC
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) TDD
3 1 (3.85%) Android Development
3 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
3 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
3 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Kanban
3 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C#
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft