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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing .NET 64 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.97% 19.35% 11.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.33% 75.00% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 61 30 17
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
120 40 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 44.94% 25.81% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 38 69
Average salary £37,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.82% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

.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 5 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Colchester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 93 (76.23%) C#
2 78 (63.93%) HTML
3 76 (62.30%) JavaScript
4 73 (59.84%) jQuery
5 72 (59.02%) CSS
6 65 (53.28%) VB.NET
7 63 (51.64%) User Experience
8 62 (50.82%) Microsoft
9 58 (47.54%) Relational Database
10 54 (44.26%) SQL Server
11 43 (35.25%) ASP.NET
12 38 (31.15%) MS Excel
13 34 (27.87%) MySQL
14 33 (27.05%) Oracle
15 32 (26.23%) Project Management
16 29 (23.77%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (18.85%) SQL
18 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (16.39%) MVC
20 19 (15.57%) Java
21 17 (13.93%) Finance
22 13 (10.66%) TOGAF
22 13 (10.66%) webMethods
22 13 (10.66%) BizTalk Server
22 13 (10.66%) DevOps
23 12 (9.84%) C++
23 12 (9.84%) Linux
23 12 (9.84%) Banking
23 12 (9.84%) Web Development
23 12 (9.84%) Telecoms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (10.66%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (6.56%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.46%) JBoss
4 2 (1.64%) CMS
4 2 (1.64%) Liferay
4 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (31.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) DNS
2 1 (0.82%) Firewall
2 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (47.54%) Relational Database
2 54 (44.26%) SQL Server
3 34 (27.87%) MySQL
4 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.82%) DTS
7 1 (0.82%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (23.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.64%) PROIV
4 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (13.93%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Banking
2 12 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (81.15%) Developer
2 76 (62.30%) .NET Developer
3 49 (40.16%) C# Developer
4 41 (33.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (31.15%) Web Developer
6 32 (26.23%) Junior
6 32 (26.23%) Junior Developer
7 30 (24.59%) .NET Web Developer
7 30 (24.59%) C# Web Developer
8 29 (23.77%) Junior .NET Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Architect
9 9 (7.38%) Software Developer
9 9 (7.38%) SQL Developer
10 8 (6.56%) .NET Architect
10 8 (6.56%) DevOps Architect
10 8 (6.56%) Java Architect
10 8 (6.56%) Java Software Architect
10 8 (6.56%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.74%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (5.74%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (63.93%) HTML
2 73 (59.84%) jQuery
3 72 (59.02%) CSS
4 43 (35.25%) ASP.NET
5 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (7.38%) WCF
7 7 (5.74%) Web Services
8 5 (4.10%) .NET Framework
8 5 (4.10%) Entity Framework
8 5 (4.10%) RESTful
9 4 (3.28%) SOAP
10 3 (2.46%) XML
11 2 (1.64%) Ajax
11 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.64%) JSON
11 2 (1.64%) WinForms
11 2 (1.64%) XSL
12 1 (0.82%) HTML5
12 1 (0.82%) LINQ
12 1 (0.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (51.64%) User Experience
2 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.92%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (4.92%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.10%) Statistics
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.82%) EPoS
5 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.82%) W3C
5 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.84%) Linux
2 5 (4.10%) Windows
3 4 (3.28%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.23%) Project Management
2 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.39%) MVC
4 13 (10.66%) DevOps
4 13 (10.66%) TOGAF
5 12 (9.84%) Web Development
6 10 (8.20%) Benchmarking
6 10 (8.20%) SDLC
7 8 (6.56%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.74%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.74%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (4.92%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (4.92%) Open Source
10 4 (3.28%) CRM
10 4 (3.28%) Software Testing
10 4 (3.28%) Test Scripting
11 3 (2.46%) OO
11 3 (2.46%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (2.46%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.46%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (76.23%) C#
2 76 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 65 (53.28%) VB.NET
4 23 (18.85%) SQL
5 19 (15.57%) Java
6 12 (9.84%) C++
7 10 (8.20%) C
7 10 (8.20%) Python
8 6 (4.92%) Embedded C
8 6 (4.92%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.64%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.64%) Perl
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.82%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Firmware
2 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Puppet
1 1 (0.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (50.82%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.05%) Oracle
3 13 (10.66%) webMethods
4 2 (1.64%) IBM
4 2 (1.64%) Tableau
5 1 (0.82%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.82%) Kaspersky
5 1 (0.82%) VMware
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