The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 3 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 42.86% 88.24% 58.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 9
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
West Yorkshire

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 Castleford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 57.14% 88.24% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

.NET
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

.NET Salary Trend in Castleford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 9 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) WinForms
5 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
6 4 (33.33%) LINQ
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Android
6 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (33.33%) Android Development
6 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 4 (33.33%) Mobile Development
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) Apple
7 3 (25.00%) OOD
7 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (25.00%) Xcode

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) WinForms
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Ajax
3 4 (33.33%) LINQ
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) WPF
4 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Android Development
1 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) XAML
4 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Apple
2 3 (25.00%) VMware