The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Castleford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 90.00% 100.00% 100.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +83.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 90.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +84.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
West Yorkshire

.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 25 July 2014, 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 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 10 (47.62%) HTML5
5 9 (42.86%) MySQL
6 8 (38.10%) Xcode
6 8 (38.10%) Objective-C
6 8 (38.10%) Apple
6 8 (38.10%) iPad
6 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
6 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
6 8 (38.10%) iOS Development
7 7 (33.33%) MVC
8 6 (28.57%) C#
8 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) WCF
9 5 (23.81%) WinForms
9 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
9 5 (23.81%) Ajax
10 4 (19.05%) Time Management
11 3 (14.29%) CSS3
11 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (14.29%) CRM
12 2 (9.52%) XAML
12 2 (9.52%) C++
12 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Xcode
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) iOS Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Web Programmer
6 3 (14.29%) Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
2 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 5 (23.81%) WCF
5 5 (23.81%) WinForms
5 5 (23.81%) Ajax
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 2 (9.52%) Silverlight
7 2 (9.52%) LINQ
8 1 (4.76%) Web Services
8 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) iPad
1 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) iOS Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) Objective-C
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
6 2 (9.52%) XAML
6 2 (9.52%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Apple
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft