The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 224 230 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.44% 20.85% 28.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.05% 63.36% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 197 215 250
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £30,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.NET
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
373 363 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.03% 32.91% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 305 327 373
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

.NET
Salary Trend in Essex

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

.NET Salary Trend in Essex

.NET
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Essex

.NET
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Colchester -5 25 £40,000 +19.90%
Brentwood +9 21 £48,500 +7.77% 3
Basildon -6 20 £46,250 +2.77% 9
Chelmsford -1 15 £45,280 +13.20% 1
Wickford - 14 £47,500 - 1
Hockley - 12 £25,000 - 1
Saffron Walden - 6 £40,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -8 3 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Chigwell - 3 £37,500 -
Harlow +8 2 £34,750 -22.77%
Witham -2 2 £37,000 -22.10% 1
Braintree - 2 £37,500 -
Loughton - 1 £22,000 -
Epping - 1 £33,500 - 1
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 360 (62.83%) C#
2 283 (49.39%) SQL
3 280 (48.87%) SQL Server
4 275 (47.99%) ASP.NET
5 163 (28.45%) Java
5 163 (28.45%) MVC
6 160 (27.92%) JavaScript
6 160 (27.92%) Microsoft
7 140 (24.43%) OO
8 139 (24.26%) HTML
9 138 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
10 130 (22.69%) Finance
11 120 (20.94%) VB.NET
12 118 (20.59%) CSS
13 103 (17.98%) WCF
14 101 (17.63%) E-Commerce
15 94 (16.40%) XML
15 94 (16.40%) Windows
16 90 (15.71%) jQuery
17 89 (15.53%) Oracle
18 88 (15.36%) TDD
19 85 (14.83%) PHP
20 84 (14.66%) .NET Framework
21 82 (14.31%) Degree
22 80 (13.96%) Visual Studio
23 77 (13.44%) Web Services
24 73 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
25 67 (11.69%) SAP
26 66 (11.52%) WPF
26 66 (11.52%) Marketing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 62 (10.82%) IIS
2 39 (6.81%) SharePoint
3 29 (5.06%) Umbraco
4 23 (4.01%) CMS
5 19 (3.32%) Node.js
6 14 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (2.09%) Documentum
8 9 (1.57%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.87%) Apache
10 5 (0.87%) Drupal
11 4 (0.70%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.70%) DNN
11 4 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.70%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.70%) Kentico
11 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 56 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.92%) MS Office
3 3 (0.52%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 60 (10.47%) Magento
2 55 (9.60%) Oracle CRM
3 9 (1.57%) Sage 200
3 9 (1.57%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.70%) assyst
5 3 (0.52%) AWD
6 1 (0.17%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.17%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.75%) Force.com
4 5 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.09%) Firewall
2 8 (1.40%) VoIP
2 8 (1.40%) FTP
2 8 (1.40%) SAN
3 5 (0.87%) LDAP
3 5 (0.87%) DNS
3 5 (0.87%) NAS
4 4 (0.70%) Internet
4 4 (0.70%) SMS
5 2 (0.35%) DHCP
5 2 (0.35%) Intranet
5 2 (0.35%) HTTP
6 1 (0.17%) SMPP
6 1 (0.17%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (48.87%) SQL Server
2 62 (10.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.75%) MySQL
8 9 (1.57%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.40%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.87%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 80 (13.96%) Visual Studio
2 44 (7.68%) NUnit
3 43 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (6.11%) MSTest
5 19 (3.32%) Subversion
6 14 (2.44%) Moq
7 13 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (2.09%) MSBuild
9 8 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (1.22%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.70%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.70%) Selenium
12 4 (0.70%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.52%) VisualVM
14 2 (0.35%) MSI
14 2 (0.35%) ReSharper
15 1 (0.17%) QADirector
General
1 130 (22.69%) Finance
2 66 (11.52%) Marketing
3 11 (1.92%) Banking
4 10 (1.75%) Games
5 9 (1.57%) Back Office
6 8 (1.40%) Front Office
6 8 (1.40%) Automotive
6 8 (1.40%) Advertising
7 7 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.05%) Retail
8 6 (1.05%) Law
9 4 (0.70%) Legal
9 4 (0.70%) Electronics
10 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.35%) Local Government
10 2 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 388 (67.71%) Developer
2 134 (23.39%) .NET Developer
3 100 (17.45%) Software Developer
4 98 (17.10%) C# Developer
5 53 (9.25%) Web Developer
6 52 (9.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (6.98%) Analyst
8 35 (6.11%) Architect
8 35 (6.11%) Senior Developer
9 28 (4.89%) Junior
10 27 (4.71%) Junior Developer
11 26 (4.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (4.36%) ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (4.36%) Support Analyst
12 25 (4.36%) Applications Support
13 22 (3.84%) C# Software Developer
14 20 (3.49%) Java Developer
15 18 (3.14%) Technical Architect
16 17 (2.97%) Programmer
16 17 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (47.99%) ASP.NET
2 139 (24.26%) HTML
3 118 (20.59%) CSS
4 103 (17.98%) WCF
5 94 (16.40%) XML
6 90 (15.71%) jQuery
7 84 (14.66%) .NET Framework
8 77 (13.44%) Web Services
9 73 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 66 (11.52%) WPF
11 65 (11.34%) WinForms
12 50 (8.73%) SOAP
13 40 (6.98%) Ajax
14 35 (6.11%) LINQ
15 25 (4.36%) Ninject
16 23 (4.01%) HTML5
16 23 (4.01%) XHTML
17 21 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
18 19 (3.32%) JSON
19 18 (3.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.85%) Computer Science
2 36 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 19 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (3.32%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (2.79%) User Experience
6 9 (1.57%) iPhone
7 8 (1.40%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.22%) Social Network
8 7 (1.22%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.87%) Social Media
9 5 (0.87%) Telematics
9 5 (0.87%) Open Source
9 5 (0.87%) BBC
10 4 (0.70%) AS400
10 4 (0.70%) Streaming Music
11 3 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.52%) Wiki
11 3 (0.52%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 94 (16.40%) Windows
2 62 (10.82%) Apple iOS
3 38 (6.63%) Android
4 29 (5.06%) Linux
5 19 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.87%) UNIX
8 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (28.45%) MVC
2 140 (24.43%) OO
3 138 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (17.63%) E-Commerce
5 88 (15.36%) TDD
6 65 (11.34%) CRM
7 39 (6.81%) Scrum
8 36 (6.28%) Web Application Development
9 34 (5.93%) MVVM
9 34 (5.93%) Software Engineering
10 32 (5.58%) Mentoring
11 31 (5.41%) OOP
12 29 (5.06%) Unit Testing
13 28 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (4.71%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (4.36%) Android Development
15 25 (4.36%) SOA
16 24 (4.19%) Waterfall
16 24 (4.19%) Change Control
17 22 (3.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 360 (62.83%) C#
2 283 (49.39%) SQL
3 163 (28.45%) Java
4 160 (27.92%) JavaScript
5 120 (20.94%) VB.NET
6 85 (14.83%) PHP
7 56 (9.77%) T-SQL
8 25 (4.36%) Ruby
9 22 (3.84%) VB
10 20 (3.49%) C++
11 18 (3.14%) Shell Script
12 15 (2.62%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.27%) C
14 12 (2.09%) ABAP
14 12 (2.09%) VBA
14 12 (2.09%) XAML
15 11 (1.92%) Perl
15 11 (1.92%) VBScript
16 10 (1.75%) Python
17 9 (1.57%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 82 (14.31%) Degree
2 14 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.40%) MCP
4 6 (1.05%) MCAD
4 6 (1.05%) MCSD
5 5 (0.87%) MCDBA
5 5 (0.87%) MCTS
6 3 (0.52%) PhD
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.35%) CISM
7 2 (0.35%) CEH
7 2 (0.35%) CISSP
7 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.49%) QA
2 13 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (2.09%) XenApp
2 6 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
1 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 5 (0.87%) Puppet
3 3 (0.52%) Nagios
3 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.52%) Opsview
4 2 (0.35%) WebInspect
4 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 160 (27.92%) Microsoft
2 89 (15.53%) Oracle
3 67 (11.69%) SAP
4 55 (9.60%) JD Edwards
5 31 (5.41%) JBoss
6 28 (4.89%) Google
7 24 (4.19%) DevExpress
8 18 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (2.97%) webMethods
9 17 (2.97%) Sage
10 15 (2.62%) Citrix
11 14 (2.44%) Software AG
12 12 (2.09%) NetApp
12 12 (2.09%) EMC
13 11 (1.92%) Facebook
14 9 (1.57%) VMware
15 8 (1.40%) Red Hat
16 7 (1.22%) Twitter
17 6 (1.05%) IBM
17 6 (1.05%) HP
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Child care vouchers, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellents benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £45k + pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (OTE) + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
TVT Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 40k plus bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £26000 to £28000 per annum - extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago