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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 20 4
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing .NET 50 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.65% 8.33% 28.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 67.57% 34.09% 63.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50 15 34
Average salary £28,000 £47,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.05% +21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,600 £27,375
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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
74 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 46.84% 24.44% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 69 40 55
Average salary £28,500 £37,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.97% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 27 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Colchester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 58 (93.55%) C#
2 48 (77.42%) HTML
3 47 (75.81%) JavaScript
4 41 (66.13%) SQL Server
5 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
6 36 (58.06%) CSS
7 26 (41.94%) VB.NET
8 24 (38.71%) SQL
8 24 (38.71%) jQuery
9 23 (37.10%) HTML5
10 22 (35.48%) MVC
11 19 (30.65%) XML
12 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
12 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (29.03%) User Experience
13 17 (27.42%) Software Engineering
13 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 17 (27.42%) .NET Framework
14 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
15 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
16 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
17 8 (12.90%) MySQL
17 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (11.29%) Oracle
18 7 (11.29%) VB
18 7 (11.29%) Project Management
19 6 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
20 5 (8.06%) Web Development
21 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 2 (3.23%) IIS
1 2 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.61%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) VPN
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (66.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.90%) MySQL
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (87.10%) Developer
2 47 (75.81%) .NET Developer
3 34 (54.84%) Web Developer
4 33 (53.23%) .NET Web Developer
5 30 (48.39%) C# Developer
6 29 (46.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (43.55%) C# Web Developer
8 17 (27.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (24.19%) Junior
10 14 (22.58%) Junior Developer
11 12 (19.35%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (8.06%) Trainee Developer
12 5 (8.06%) Trainee Web Developer
12 5 (8.06%) Trainee
13 3 (4.84%) Software Tester
13 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
13 3 (4.84%) Analyst
13 3 (4.84%) Tester
14 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
14 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (77.42%) HTML
2 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 36 (58.06%) CSS
4 24 (38.71%) jQuery
5 23 (37.10%) HTML5
6 19 (30.65%) XML
7 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 17 (27.42%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.45%) Web Services
9 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.84%) CSS3
10 3 (4.84%) Silverlight
11 2 (3.23%) WCF
12 1 (1.61%) WPF
12 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.61%) COM
12 1 (1.61%) Velocity
12 1 (1.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
1 1 (1.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) MVC
2 17 (27.42%) Software Engineering
3 7 (11.29%) Project Management
4 6 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (8.06%) Web Development
6 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Web Design
7 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) Analytics
7 2 (3.23%) Web Analytics
7 2 (3.23%) SOA
7 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.23%) SEO
7 2 (3.23%) Validation
7 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.61%) ERP
8 1 (1.61%) OOP
8 1 (1.61%) CRM
8 1 (1.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (93.55%) C#
2 47 (75.81%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.94%) VB.NET
4 24 (38.71%) SQL
5 7 (11.29%) VB
6 3 (4.84%) Java
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) webMethods
3 2 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (3.23%) Software AG
4 1 (1.61%) Novell
4 1 (1.61%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.61%) Sage
4 1 (1.61%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.61%) EMC
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