The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 25 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 17.36% 15.38% 28.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.30% 46.81% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
.NET
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
54 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 37.50% 32.87% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

.NET
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

.NET Salary Trend in Chelmsford

.NET
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 50 (90.91%) C#
2 49 (89.09%) ASP.NET
3 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 39 (70.91%) MVC
6 37 (67.27%) .NET Framework
7 34 (61.82%) WinForms
7 34 (61.82%) SQL
8 33 (60.00%) WPF
9 32 (58.18%) Razor View Engine
10 31 (56.36%) VB.NET
11 29 (52.73%) T-SQL
12 28 (50.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 23 (41.82%) LINQ
13 23 (41.82%) JSON
13 23 (41.82%) XML
14 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
16 12 (21.82%) Windows
17 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 11 (20.00%) Moq
18 10 (18.18%) Degree
18 10 (18.18%) jQuery
18 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
18 10 (18.18%) OO
19 9 (16.36%) CSS
19 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
19 9 (16.36%) TDD
19 9 (16.36%) WCF
19 9 (16.36%) Waterfall

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) Intranet
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) VPN
3 2 (3.64%) DNS
3 2 (3.64%) SSL
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
3 2 (3.64%) SMTP
3 2 (3.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Moq
2 6 (10.91%) Selenium
2 6 (10.91%) SpecFlow
2 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.91%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (9.09%) NUnit
3 5 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (9.09%) MSTest
4 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Local Government
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (90.91%) Developer
2 39 (70.91%) .NET Developer
3 22 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.91%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Lead Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (89.09%) ASP.NET
2 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (67.27%) .NET Framework
4 34 (61.82%) WinForms
5 33 (60.00%) WPF
6 32 (58.18%) Razor View Engine
7 28 (50.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (41.82%) LINQ
8 23 (41.82%) JSON
8 23 (41.82%) XML
9 10 (18.18%) jQuery
10 9 (16.36%) CSS
10 9 (16.36%) WCF
11 6 (10.91%) HTML5
11 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (10.91%) Web Services
11 6 (10.91%) HTML
12 5 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (9.09%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) MVC
2 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.18%) OO
4 9 (16.36%) TDD
4 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
5 8 (14.55%) MVVM
5 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Change Control
6 6 (10.91%) DSDM
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Web Application Development
7 5 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (9.09%) Kanban
8 4 (7.27%) OOP
9 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.45%) SOA
9 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) C#
2 34 (61.82%) SQL
3 31 (56.36%) VB.NET
4 29 (52.73%) T-SQL
5 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) MCP
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Sendmail
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (3.64%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) NetApp
3 2 (3.64%) Websense