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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 150 230 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.87% 25.53% 20.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.73% 45.36% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 142 217 149
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.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
321 507 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 48.93% 56.27% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 244 419 307
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 July 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 July 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 +2 109 £35,000 - 21
Poole -2 24 £40,000 - 9
Ferndown - 3 £35,000 - 1
Verwood - 3 £38,500 - 5
Weymouth -1 2 £30,500 -
.NET
South West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 295 (90.21%) C#
2 243 (74.31%) ASP.NET
3 180 (55.05%) HTML
4 176 (53.82%) CSS
4 176 (53.82%) MVC
5 164 (50.15%) JavaScript
6 162 (49.54%) SQL Server
7 152 (46.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 150 (45.87%) SQL
9 124 (37.92%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (37.61%) jQuery
11 113 (34.56%) Microsoft
12 110 (33.64%) .NET Framework
13 78 (23.85%) Scrum
14 76 (23.24%) Entity Framework
15 72 (22.02%) WCF
16 66 (20.18%) Windows
17 63 (19.27%) Visual Studio
18 61 (18.65%) LINQ
19 60 (18.35%) SDLC
20 59 (18.04%) TDD
21 55 (16.82%) Web Development
22 54 (16.51%) Software Engineering
22 54 (16.51%) Ajax
23 51 (15.60%) T-SQL
24 50 (15.29%) OO
24 50 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web API
25 47 (14.37%) Degree
26 46 (14.07%) NUnit
27 42 (12.84%) VB.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (4.89%) CMS
2 14 (4.28%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.67%) IIS
4 9 (2.75%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.14%) Apache
6 6 (1.83%) JBoss
7 5 (1.53%) WordPress
7 5 (1.53%) Drupal
7 5 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.22%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.61%) Node.js
10 1 (0.31%) Lync
10 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.31%) SAS
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) Magento
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.22%) Internet
2 3 (0.92%) PBX
2 3 (0.92%) VoIP
3 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.31%) HTTP
4 1 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (49.54%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.12%) MySQL
4 16 (4.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.75%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.22%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.31%) DTS
10 1 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 63 (19.27%) Visual Studio
2 46 (14.07%) NUnit
3 42 (12.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 34 (10.40%) Subversion
5 16 (4.89%) Selenium
5 16 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (3.67%) MSTest
6 12 (3.67%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.36%) Moq
8 9 (2.75%) Log4Net
9 4 (1.22%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.22%) JIRA
10 3 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.61%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.31%) StyleCop
General
1 27 (8.26%) Finance
2 17 (5.20%) Electronics
3 11 (3.36%) Marketing
4 10 (3.06%) Multimedia
5 7 (2.14%) Games
5 7 (2.14%) Retail
6 6 (1.83%) Advertising
7 5 (1.53%) Publishing
8 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.92%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.61%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 287 (87.77%) Developer
2 171 (52.29%) .NET Developer
3 108 (33.03%) C# Developer
4 83 (25.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (18.65%) Software Developer
6 59 (18.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 54 (16.51%) ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (11.01%) Web Developer
9 35 (10.70%) Senior Developer
10 30 (9.17%) Graduate
11 28 (8.56%) Junior
12 26 (7.95%) Software Engineer
13 24 (7.34%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (5.20%) Junior Developer
15 15 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
16 14 (4.28%) Junior .NET Developer
16 14 (4.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 13 (3.98%) Front-End Developer
18 10 (3.06%) Graduate Developer
18 10 (3.06%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (74.31%) ASP.NET
2 180 (55.05%) HTML
3 176 (53.82%) CSS
4 152 (46.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 123 (37.61%) jQuery
6 110 (33.64%) .NET Framework
7 76 (23.24%) Entity Framework
8 72 (22.02%) WCF
9 61 (18.65%) LINQ
10 54 (16.51%) Ajax
11 50 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (12.84%) AngularJS
13 41 (12.54%) JSON
14 34 (10.40%) NHibernate
15 33 (10.09%) Razor View Engine
16 32 (9.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 32 (9.79%) Castle Windsor
17 29 (8.87%) HTML5
18 26 (7.95%) Web Services
19 22 (6.73%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.03%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.42%) Social Network
3 12 (3.67%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (2.75%) User Experience
5 8 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.45%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.22%) Photography
6 4 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.92%) iPhone
8 2 (0.61%) EMV
8 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.61%) Physics
8 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.31%) Robotics
9 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (20.18%) Windows
2 16 (4.89%) Linux
3 9 (2.75%) Windows CE
3 9 (2.75%) Android
3 9 (2.75%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.53%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (53.82%) MVC
2 124 (37.92%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (23.85%) Scrum
4 60 (18.35%) SDLC
5 59 (18.04%) TDD
6 55 (16.82%) Web Development
7 54 (16.51%) Software Engineering
8 50 (15.29%) OO
9 33 (10.09%) Web Application Development
10 23 (7.03%) SOA
11 22 (6.73%) Unit Testing
12 19 (5.81%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (4.59%) Dependency Injection
15 14 (4.28%) System Testing
15 14 (4.28%) OOP
16 12 (3.67%) OOD
16 12 (3.67%) MVVM
17 11 (3.36%) Kanban
18 10 (3.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 295 (90.21%) C#
2 164 (50.15%) JavaScript
3 150 (45.87%) SQL
4 51 (15.60%) T-SQL
5 42 (12.84%) VB.NET
6 33 (10.09%) C++
6 33 (10.09%) Java
7 18 (5.50%) PHP
7 18 (5.50%) C
8 8 (2.45%) VB
9 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.92%) Python
10 2 (0.61%) VB6
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.31%) VC++
11 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (14.37%) Degree
2 18 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.98%) MCSD
4 9 (2.75%) MCP
5 2 (0.61%) PhD
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 113 (34.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.36%) Sitecore
3 6 (1.83%) Oracle
4 4 (1.22%) EPiServer
5 3 (0.92%) VMware
5 3 (0.92%) Zend
6 1 (0.31%) SAP
6 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
Bournemouth, Dorset
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + b
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dorset
JM Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Verwood, Dorset
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-42,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago