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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 17 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 18.28% 23.08% 23.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.67% 62.07% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 26
Average salary £45,280 £40,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
30 29 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 32.26% 37.18% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 53
Average salary £45,280 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 15 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 37 (53.62%) C#
2 27 (39.13%) VB.NET
3 23 (33.33%) OO
4 22 (31.88%) SQL
5 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
6 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 17 (24.64%) XML
7 17 (24.64%) Java
8 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET
9 15 (21.74%) CSS
9 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
10 13 (18.84%) MVC
11 12 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (14.49%) Degree
12 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
13 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
13 9 (13.04%) Waterfall
13 9 (13.04%) ISO 9001
13 9 (13.04%) Finance
13 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio
13 9 (13.04%) CRM
14 8 (11.59%) Web Services
14 8 (11.59%) Front Office
14 8 (11.59%) WinForms
14 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
14 8 (11.59%) MVVM
14 8 (11.59%) WPF
15 7 (10.14%) Razor View Engine

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 5 (7.25%) Drupal
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) SaaS
3 3 (4.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.90%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) MSTest
3 1 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.45%) Moq
3 1 (1.45%) NUnit
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Front Office
3 5 (7.25%) Automotive
4 4 (5.80%) Back Office
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.90%) Local Government
5 2 (2.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (60.87%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Technical Architect
2 15 (21.74%) Architect
3 14 (20.29%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Development Manager
5 8 (11.59%) Lead Technical Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Lead Architect
6 7 (10.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 7 (10.14%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Software Development Manager
7 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Programmer
9 1 (1.45%) Consultant
9 1 (1.45%) Graduate
9 1 (1.45%) Junior
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) XML
2 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.74%) CSS
3 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
4 8 (11.59%) WPF
4 8 (11.59%) WinForms
4 8 (11.59%) Web Services
5 7 (10.14%) Razor View Engine
5 7 (10.14%) HTML
6 6 (8.70%) SOAP
6 6 (8.70%) JSON
6 6 (8.70%) LINQ
6 6 (8.70%) jQuery
6 6 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (7.25%) Struts2
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.25%) Spring
7 5 (7.25%) Struts
7 5 (7.25%) XSL
7 5 (7.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) Social Network
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) OO
2 13 (18.84%) MVC
3 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
4 9 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
4 9 (13.04%) CRM
5 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
5 8 (11.59%) MVVM
6 7 (10.14%) SOA
7 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.80%) OOD
9 3 (4.35%) OOP
9 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.35%) Change Control
10 2 (2.90%) ERP
11 1 (1.45%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.45%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) C#
2 27 (39.13%) VB.NET
3 22 (31.88%) SQL
4 17 (24.64%) Java
5 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.70%) PHP
7 5 (7.25%) VB
7 5 (7.25%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) MCP
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.90%) Sage
3 2 (2.90%) Sybase
4 1 (1.45%) Cognos
4 1 (1.45%) Facebook
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle