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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 34 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 16 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.52% 5.41% 7.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 11.11% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 16
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET Framework
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 144 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.76% 48.65% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 122 130 98
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Cheltenham

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (86.21%) C#
3 22 (75.86%) HTML
3 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
4 21 (72.41%) MVC
4 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
5 18 (62.07%) Finance
6 16 (55.17%) SQL
6 16 (55.17%) XML
7 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
7 15 (51.72%) Web Services
7 15 (51.72%) WSDL
7 15 (51.72%) XML Schema
8 14 (48.28%) Performance Testing
8 14 (48.28%) Load Testing
9 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (44.83%) XSL
10 12 (41.38%) IIS
10 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
10 12 (41.38%) VB
10 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (41.38%) VB6
10 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (37.93%) Changepoint
11 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (37.93%) LINQ
11 11 (37.93%) COM+
11 11 (37.93%) XHTML
11 11 (37.93%) PHP

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (41.38%) IIS
Business Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) MSTest
2 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Software Developer
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Graduate
4 5 (17.24%) Graduate Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Junior
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
2 22 (75.86%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) XML
4 15 (51.72%) Web Services
4 15 (51.72%) WSDL
4 15 (51.72%) XML Schema
5 13 (44.83%) XSL
6 11 (37.93%) XSLT
6 11 (37.93%) XHTML
6 11 (37.93%) COM+
6 11 (37.93%) LINQ
7 10 (34.48%) CSS
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
9 8 (27.59%) HTML5
10 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
10 1 (3.45%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (3.45%) REST
10 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) MVC
2 14 (48.28%) Performance Testing
2 14 (48.28%) Load Testing
3 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
3 11 (37.93%) Coaching
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Scrum
6 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Open Source
10 1 (3.45%) BDD
10 1 (3.45%) Progressive Enhancement
10 1 (3.45%) TDD
10 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
3 16 (55.17%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
4 12 (41.38%) VB
4 12 (41.38%) VB6
5 11 (37.93%) PHP
5 11 (37.93%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet