The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 245 104 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 31.61% 20.04% 16.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.57% 48.15% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 238 99 78
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.NET
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
449 216 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.94% 41.62% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 413 192 194
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £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 Dorset

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

.NET
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

.NET Salary Trend in Dorset

.NET
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Dorset

.NET
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth 0 136 £37,500 +15.38% 22
Poole +6 79 £33,750 -3.57% 24
Dorchester +2 6 £42,500 +30.76%
Ferndown - 5 £37,500 -
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

1 428 (89.54%) C#
2 372 (77.82%) ASP.NET
3 318 (66.53%) SQL Server
4 302 (63.18%) SQL
5 277 (57.95%) MVC
6 265 (55.44%) CSS
7 261 (54.60%) JavaScript
8 253 (52.93%) HTML
9 219 (45.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 206 (43.10%) jQuery
11 201 (42.05%) Microsoft
12 142 (29.71%) Software Engineering
13 138 (28.87%) .NET Framework
14 131 (27.41%) T-SQL
15 120 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
16 118 (24.69%) Windows
17 111 (23.22%) Entity Framework
18 101 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 96 (20.08%) Degree
20 94 (19.67%) Visual Studio
21 89 (18.62%) WCF
22 88 (18.41%) VB.NET
23 85 (17.78%) AngularJS
24 76 (15.90%) LINQ
24 76 (15.90%) Scrum
25 72 (15.06%) Web Development
26 62 (12.97%) WinForms
27 60 (12.55%) MS Excel
28 58 (12.13%) ASP.NET Web API
29 57 (11.92%) Ajax

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 46 (9.62%) IIS
2 38 (7.95%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.60%) CMS
4 19 (3.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (3.56%) WordPress
7 8 (1.67%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.67%) JBoss
7 8 (1.67%) Apache
8 7 (1.46%) Joomla!
8 7 (1.46%) Drupal
9 5 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.05%) Node.js
10 1 (0.21%) Kentico
10 1 (0.21%) Lync
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 60 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.28%) MS Office
3 7 (1.46%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.46%) Magento
2 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.46%) Internet
2 3 (0.63%) PBX
2 3 (0.63%) VoIP
3 1 (0.21%) DNS
3 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (66.53%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (3.77%) MySQL
5 13 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.46%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.84%) FileMaker
11 2 (0.42%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 94 (19.67%) Visual Studio
2 56 (11.72%) NUnit
2 56 (11.72%) Rhino Mocks
3 36 (7.53%) Subversion
4 20 (4.18%) MSTest
4 20 (4.18%) Moq
5 16 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (3.14%) TeamCity
6 15 (3.14%) Log4Net
7 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.21%) JIRA
9 1 (0.21%) Grunt
General
1 25 (5.23%) Marketing
2 12 (2.51%) Finance
3 9 (1.88%) Electronics
4 7 (1.46%) Publishing
5 6 (1.26%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.05%) Advertising
7 3 (0.63%) Billing
7 3 (0.63%) Games
7 3 (0.63%) Automotive
7 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 390 (81.59%) Developer
2 183 (38.28%) .NET Developer
3 117 (24.48%) Software Developer
4 101 (21.13%) C# Developer
5 85 (17.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 59 (12.34%) Web Developer
7 55 (11.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 50 (10.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 44 (9.21%) Senior Developer
10 34 (7.11%) Software Engineer
11 33 (6.90%) Analyst
12 32 (6.69%) Graduate
13 26 (5.44%) Junior
14 23 (4.81%) Support Analyst
15 19 (3.97%) Junior Developer
15 19 (3.97%) Senior .NET Developer
16 17 (3.56%) Front-End Developer
17 16 (3.35%) VB.NET Developer
18 15 (3.14%) SQL Developer
18 15 (3.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (77.82%) ASP.NET
2 265 (55.44%) CSS
3 253 (52.93%) HTML
4 219 (45.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 206 (43.10%) jQuery
6 138 (28.87%) .NET Framework
7 111 (23.22%) Entity Framework
8 101 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 89 (18.62%) WCF
10 85 (17.78%) AngularJS
11 76 (15.90%) LINQ
12 62 (12.97%) WinForms
13 58 (12.13%) ASP.NET Web API
14 57 (11.92%) Ajax
15 48 (10.04%) Web Services
16 44 (9.21%) JSON
17 42 (8.79%) WPF
18 40 (8.37%) Castle Windsor
18 40 (8.37%) Classic ASP
18 40 (8.37%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.44%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.18%) Social Network
2 20 (4.18%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (4.18%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.30%) Mathematics
4 8 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.05%) Replication
6 5 (1.05%) Open Source
7 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.84%) User Experience
7 4 (0.84%) Photography
7 4 (0.84%) Physics
8 3 (0.63%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.42%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.42%) EMV
10 1 (0.21%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 118 (24.69%) Windows
2 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (1.46%) Linux
4 3 (0.63%) Windows CE
4 3 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (0.63%) Android
4 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (57.95%) MVC
2 142 (29.71%) Software Engineering
3 120 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (15.90%) Scrum
5 72 (15.06%) Web Development
6 47 (9.83%) TDD
6 47 (9.83%) OO
7 45 (9.41%) Web Application Development
8 39 (8.16%) SOA
9 29 (6.07%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (5.02%) Time Management
12 21 (4.39%) MVVM
13 20 (4.18%) Kanban
14 18 (3.77%) Mentoring
15 17 (3.56%) Unit Testing
15 17 (3.56%) OOP
16 16 (3.35%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (3.14%) Active Record
17 15 (3.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 428 (89.54%) C#
2 302 (63.18%) SQL
3 261 (54.60%) JavaScript
4 131 (27.41%) T-SQL
5 88 (18.41%) VB.NET
6 27 (5.65%) C++
7 21 (4.39%) Java
8 20 (4.18%) PHP
9 16 (3.35%) VB
10 10 (2.09%) VBA
11 9 (1.88%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.67%) C
13 4 (0.84%) VB6
14 1 (0.21%) X++
14 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 96 (20.08%) Degree
2 45 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.97%) MCSE
3 19 (3.97%) MCSA
4 16 (3.35%) MCSD
5 15 (3.14%) MCP
6 3 (0.63%) PhD
6 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.63%) PMP
6 3 (0.63%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.42%) ISEB
8 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 25 (5.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 201 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.72%) Oracle
3 9 (1.88%) SAP
4 7 (1.46%) Zend
5 6 (1.26%) Telerik
6 1 (0.21%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.21%) Infor
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe
6 1 (0.21%) HP
6 1 (0.21%) Epicor
6 1 (0.21%) Baan
6 1 (0.21%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.21%) Sage
6 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago