The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 39 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.78% 1.27% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 4.55% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
London

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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 66 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 36.08% 27.97% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 67
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Croydon

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
2 17 (73.91%) Finance
3 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 16 (69.57%) MVC
4 14 (60.87%) Degree
5 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (56.52%) Mathematics
6 12 (52.17%) CSS
6 12 (52.17%) HTML
7 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
7 11 (47.83%) jQuery
8 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
8 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (43.48%) Razor View Engine
8 10 (43.48%) Ajax
8 10 (43.48%) CMS
8 10 (43.48%) RDBMS
9 8 (34.78%) SQL
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (30.43%) Economics
10 7 (30.43%) Statistics
10 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (26.09%) WebDriver
11 6 (26.09%) TestComplete

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 10 (43.48%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) RDBMS
2 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
1 6 (26.09%) TestComplete
1 6 (26.09%) WebDriver
1 6 (26.09%) WinRunner
1 6 (26.09%) Ranorex
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.35%) Moq
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) Analyst
3 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
4 10 (43.48%) Analyst Programmer
4 10 (43.48%) Programmer
4 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
4 10 (43.48%) Developer Analyst
5 9 (39.13%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (39.13%) .NET Programmer
5 9 (39.13%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
7 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 6 (26.09%) Automation Tester
8 6 (26.09%) Automation Analyst
8 6 (26.09%) QA Automation Engineer
8 6 (26.09%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (26.09%) Test Engineer
8 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
8 6 (26.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) jQuery
6 10 (43.48%) Ajax
6 10 (43.48%) Razor View Engine
6 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
8 3 (13.04%) WCF
9 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
10 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (4.35%) WPF
10 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
10 1 (4.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Mathematics
1 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Economics
2 7 (30.43%) Statistics
3 6 (26.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) MVC
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) RAD
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
4 6 (26.09%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) BDD
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Kanban
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft