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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 276 188 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.73% 19.75% 27.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.61% 52.81% 69.83%
Number of salaries quoted 230 164 227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
448 356 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.28% 37.39% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 348 300 316
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 27 January 2015.

.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 27 January 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
Brentwood +8 44 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Southend-on-Sea 0 35 £42,500 -41.37% 4
Chelmsford +2 29 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Colchester +7 22 £28,500 -14.92% 3
Basildon -3 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Witham - 12 £40,000 -
Harlow +4 9 £52,500 +19.31% 1
Hockley - 5 £45,000 -
Braintree -1 4 £28,500 -5.00%
Saffron Walden +1 2 £51,250 +118.08%
Billericay 0 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 334 (61.62%) C#
2 290 (53.51%) ASP.NET
3 241 (44.46%) SQL
4 239 (44.10%) SQL Server
5 228 (42.07%) MVC
6 198 (36.53%) JavaScript
7 161 (29.70%) HTML
8 157 (28.97%) CSS
9 148 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
10 146 (26.94%) .NET Framework
11 142 (26.20%) Microsoft
12 141 (26.01%) Finance
13 135 (24.91%) VB.NET
14 134 (24.72%) jQuery
15 124 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 111 (20.48%) Windows
17 101 (18.63%) WCF
18 92 (16.97%) XML
18 92 (16.97%) E-Commerce
19 91 (16.79%) Degree
20 83 (15.31%) Java
21 79 (14.58%) Web Services
22 78 (14.39%) WPF
23 75 (13.84%) WinForms
24 71 (13.10%) LINQ
25 68 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
26 66 (12.18%) T-SQL
27 63 (11.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 61 (11.25%) Web Development
29 56 (10.33%) IIS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 56 (10.33%) IIS
2 42 (7.75%) JBoss
3 30 (5.54%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.85%) Apache
4 10 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.66%) GlassFish
5 9 (1.66%) Node.js
6 8 (1.48%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.29%) CMS
8 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.37%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.18%) Mule
10 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.95%) MS Office
3 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.74%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.03%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.66%) AWD
3 8 (1.48%) Magento
4 5 (0.92%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.37%) Pegasus Opera
6 2 (0.37%) assyst
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.18%) Sage 300 ERP
7 1 (0.18%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.85%) Firewall
2 7 (1.29%) SAN
2 7 (1.29%) Internet
3 5 (0.92%) Intranet
3 5 (0.92%) DNS
3 5 (0.92%) NAS
4 4 (0.74%) IPv4
4 4 (0.74%) IPv6
4 4 (0.74%) VoIP
4 4 (0.74%) HTTP
5 3 (0.55%) VPN
6 2 (0.37%) NFC
6 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.37%) LDAP
6 2 (0.37%) LAN
6 2 (0.37%) SMS
6 2 (0.37%) WAN
6 2 (0.37%) SMTP
6 2 (0.37%) SSL
6 2 (0.37%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (44.10%) SQL Server
2 49 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (7.93%) Relational Database
4 26 (4.80%) RDBMS
5 17 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
5 17 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.40%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.74%) MySQL
12 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.18%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 51 (9.41%) Visual Studio
2 49 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (6.64%) NUnit
4 26 (4.80%) Subversion
4 26 (4.80%) MSTest
5 16 (2.95%) Moq
6 14 (2.58%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (2.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (1.48%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.29%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.29%) MSBuild
8 7 (1.29%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.55%) NCrunch
9 3 (0.55%) NSubstitute
9 3 (0.55%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.55%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.55%) NCover
9 3 (0.55%) StyleCop
9 3 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 141 (26.01%) Finance
2 25 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.32%) Banking
4 10 (1.85%) Marketing
5 9 (1.66%) Retail
5 9 (1.66%) Legal
6 7 (1.29%) Games
6 7 (1.29%) Automotive
6 7 (1.29%) Local Government
7 5 (0.92%) Back Office
8 4 (0.74%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 385 (71.03%) Developer
2 166 (30.63%) .NET Developer
3 108 (19.93%) C# Developer
4 78 (14.39%) Senior Developer
5 75 (13.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 71 (13.10%) Software Developer
7 65 (11.99%) Analyst
8 59 (10.89%) Web Developer
9 36 (6.64%) Support Analyst
10 32 (5.90%) Applications Support
11 28 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (4.80%) Junior
12 26 (4.80%) Applications Support Analyst
12 26 (4.80%) Junior Developer
13 25 (4.61%) Architect
13 25 (4.61%) Senior .NET Developer
14 23 (4.24%) .NET Web Developer
14 23 (4.24%) Programmer
15 22 (4.06%) Graduate
16 21 (3.87%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (53.51%) ASP.NET
2 161 (29.70%) HTML
3 157 (28.97%) CSS
4 146 (26.94%) .NET Framework
5 134 (24.72%) jQuery
6 124 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 101 (18.63%) WCF
8 92 (16.97%) XML
9 79 (14.58%) Web Services
10 78 (14.39%) WPF
11 75 (13.84%) WinForms
12 71 (13.10%) LINQ
13 63 (11.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 45 (8.30%) HTML5
15 42 (7.75%) Razor View Engine
16 35 (6.46%) JSON
17 30 (5.54%) Ajax
18 26 (4.80%) CSS3
19 25 (4.61%) Ninject
20 23 (4.24%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.38%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.69%) N-Tier
4 17 (3.14%) Open Source
5 16 (2.95%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.03%) NHS
9 9 (1.66%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.66%) Social Network
9 9 (1.66%) FMCG
10 7 (1.29%) iPhone
10 7 (1.29%) Kindle
10 7 (1.29%) User Experience
10 7 (1.29%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.92%) LIMS
11 5 (0.92%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.55%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 111 (20.48%) Windows
2 24 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (3.69%) Linux
4 13 (2.40%) Android
5 7 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.74%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (42.07%) MVC
2 148 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (16.97%) E-Commerce
4 61 (11.25%) Web Development
5 55 (10.15%) OO
6 51 (9.41%) TDD
7 49 (9.04%) Software Engineering
8 46 (8.49%) Scrum
9 41 (7.56%) Waterfall
10 36 (6.64%) Web Application Development
10 36 (6.64%) SOA
11 34 (6.27%) Workflow
12 30 (5.54%) OOP
12 30 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (5.54%) Dependency Injection
13 27 (4.98%) ITIL
13 27 (4.98%) OOD
14 26 (4.80%) SEO
14 26 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (4.43%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 334 (61.62%) C#
2 241 (44.46%) SQL
3 198 (36.53%) JavaScript
4 135 (24.91%) VB.NET
5 83 (15.31%) Java
6 66 (12.18%) T-SQL
7 37 (6.83%) VB
8 14 (2.58%) PHP
8 14 (2.58%) VBScript
9 11 (2.03%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.85%) C
11 9 (1.66%) Python
11 9 (1.66%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.66%) XAML
12 8 (1.48%) C++
13 7 (1.29%) VBA
13 7 (1.29%) XPath
14 5 (0.92%) VB6
14 5 (0.92%) Perl
15 4 (0.74%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 91 (16.79%) Degree
2 12 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.55%) MCP
4 3 (0.55%) ISEB
4 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.85%) ISO 9001
1 10 (1.85%) QA
2 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.37%) Firmware
3 2 (0.37%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.37%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (0.37%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (0.37%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (26.20%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.20%) Oracle
3 18 (3.32%) Google
4 14 (2.58%) MKS
5 13 (2.40%) webMethods
5 13 (2.40%) Software AG
6 10 (1.85%) Twitter
7 9 (1.66%) Tableau
7 9 (1.66%) Facebook
7 9 (1.66%) Sage
8 7 (1.29%) VMware
8 7 (1.29%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.92%) SunGard
10 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.74%) IBM
10 4 (0.74%) NetApp
11 3 (0.55%) Adobe
11 3 (0.55%) Red Gate
11 3 (0.55%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.37%) Capita
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Billericay
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £52987 - £57987 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago