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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 20 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 11.63% 31.41% 30.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.26% 70.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 48 19
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,050 £75,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.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
62 70 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 36.05% 44.87% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 24
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 3 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (93.33%) C#
2 35 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 33 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
4 31 (68.89%) MVC
5 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (48.89%) SQL Server
5 22 (48.89%) SQL
6 21 (46.67%) WinForms
6 21 (46.67%) Razor View Engine
6 21 (46.67%) WPF
7 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 20 (44.44%) VB.NET
8 19 (42.22%) Entity Framework
9 17 (37.78%) Moq
9 17 (37.78%) Windows
9 17 (37.78%) T-SQL
10 16 (35.56%) Waterfall
10 16 (35.56%) SDLC
11 15 (33.33%) JSON
11 15 (33.33%) LINQ
11 15 (33.33%) XML
11 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
12 14 (31.11%) DSDM
12 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
12 14 (31.11%) HTML
12 14 (31.11%) Degree
12 14 (31.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (28.89%) SpecFlow
13 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 14 (31.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (28.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LDAP
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
1 1 (2.22%) SMTP
1 1 (2.22%) VPN
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (48.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Moq
2 13 (28.89%) SpecFlow
2 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
2 13 (28.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (28.89%) Selenium
3 4 (8.89%) NUnit
3 4 (8.89%) MSTest
3 4 (8.89%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.00%) Retail
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 24 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 9 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Junior
9 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 33 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (46.67%) WPF
3 21 (46.67%) WinForms
3 21 (46.67%) Razor View Engine
4 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 19 (42.22%) Entity Framework
6 15 (33.33%) LINQ
6 15 (33.33%) JSON
6 15 (33.33%) XML
7 14 (31.11%) HTML
8 13 (28.89%) HTML5
9 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (11.11%) jQuery
11 4 (8.89%) Spring.NET
11 4 (8.89%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (8.89%) Ninject
11 4 (8.89%) CSS
11 4 (8.89%) Web Services
11 4 (8.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) MVC
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) Waterfall
3 16 (35.56%) SDLC
4 14 (31.11%) DSDM
5 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 11 (24.44%) OO
7 8 (17.78%) Scrum
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.33%) Kanban
8 6 (13.33%) TDD
9 4 (8.89%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (8.89%) MVVM
9 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.67%) Change Control
10 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) C#
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 20 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 17 (37.78%) T-SQL
5 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.44%) VB
7 2 (4.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (2.22%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.44%) IBM
3 2 (4.44%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.22%) NetApp
4 1 (2.22%) Websense
4 1 (2.22%) VMware