The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 17 4
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing .NET 43 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 27.22% 9.43% 30.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 71.67% 26.32% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43 15 33
Average salary £28,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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 Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 57 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 37.97% 35.85% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 49
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

.NET
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

.NET Salary Trend in Colchester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Colchester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 48 (85.71%) C#
2 41 (73.21%) JavaScript
3 39 (69.64%) HTML
4 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 28 (50.00%) CSS
6 22 (39.29%) SQL
7 21 (37.50%) HTML5
8 20 (35.71%) VB.NET
8 20 (35.71%) MVC
9 18 (32.14%) jQuery
10 17 (30.36%) XML
11 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
12 15 (26.79%) .NET Framework
13 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 12 (21.43%) User Experience
15 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
16 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
16 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
17 7 (12.50%) VB
18 6 (10.71%) Java
18 6 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
19 5 (8.93%) Analytics
19 5 (8.93%) Google Analytics
19 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
19 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
19 5 (8.93%) Web Analytics
19 5 (8.93%) Google

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (8.93%) IIS
1 5 (8.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.57%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.79%) Magento
3 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) DNS
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (82.14%) Developer
2 38 (67.86%) .NET Developer
3 29 (51.79%) Web Developer
4 28 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 25 (44.64%) C# Developer
6 24 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (39.29%) C# Web Developer
8 15 (26.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (19.64%) Junior
10 10 (17.86%) Junior Developer
11 8 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
12 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
12 6 (10.71%) Analyst
13 5 (8.93%) Applications Support
13 5 (8.93%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (8.93%) Trainee Developer
13 5 (8.93%) Trainee Web Developer
13 5 (8.93%) Trainee
14 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
15 2 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) HTML
2 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 28 (50.00%) CSS
4 21 (37.50%) HTML5
5 18 (32.14%) jQuery
6 17 (30.36%) XML
7 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 15 (26.79%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.14%) Web Services
9 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.36%) CSS3
11 2 (3.57%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.79%) COM
12 1 (1.79%) Velocity
12 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
1 1 (1.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) MVC
2 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (8.93%) Analytics
4 5 (8.93%) Validation
4 5 (8.93%) Web Analytics
4 5 (8.93%) Web Development
4 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.93%) SOA
4 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Web Design
7 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.57%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (3.57%) SEO
7 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Migration
8 1 (1.79%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Business Development
8 1 (1.79%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 48 (85.71%) C#
2 41 (73.21%) JavaScript
3 22 (39.29%) SQL
4 20 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 7 (12.50%) VB
6 6 (10.71%) Java
7 2 (3.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.79%) VB6
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) VCP4
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Software AG
2 5 (8.93%) webMethods
2 5 (8.93%) Google
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.79%) Sage
5 1 (1.79%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.79%) Novell
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
IDPP
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago