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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 311 208 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.77% 19.64% 28.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 65.20% 56.52% 66.85%
Number of salaries quoted 256 180 227
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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
477 368 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.92% 34.75% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 377 314 324
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Brentwood +16 54 £45,000 - 3
Chelmsford +7 32 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Southend-on-Sea 0 29 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Witham +2 17 £40,000 -
Harlow +5 14 £42,250 -3.97%
Basildon -4 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Colchester -10 12 £28,500 -9.52% 4
Hockley - 5 £45,000 -
Loughton - 5 £22,500 -
Saffron Walden 0 4 £52,500 +123.40%
Braintree -1 3 £28,500 -5.00%
Purfleet - 2 £47,000 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 341 (62.92%) C#
2 292 (53.87%) ASP.NET
3 245 (45.20%) SQL
4 233 (42.99%) SQL Server
5 225 (41.51%) MVC
6 200 (36.90%) JavaScript
7 159 (29.34%) HTML
8 157 (28.97%) CSS
9 147 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
10 144 (26.57%) VB.NET
10 144 (26.57%) .NET Framework
11 142 (26.20%) jQuery
12 135 (24.91%) Microsoft
13 134 (24.72%) Finance
14 113 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 108 (19.93%) WCF
16 107 (19.74%) Windows
17 94 (17.34%) XML
18 91 (16.79%) E-Commerce
19 89 (16.42%) Degree
20 83 (15.31%) Java
21 81 (14.94%) Web Services
22 74 (13.65%) WPF
23 73 (13.47%) WinForms
24 65 (11.99%) T-SQL
24 65 (11.99%) LINQ
25 62 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
26 60 (11.07%) OO
27 58 (10.70%) Visual Studio
28 56 (10.33%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (9.23%) IIS
2 42 (7.75%) JBoss
3 32 (5.90%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.40%) Node.js
5 11 (2.03%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.85%) Apache
7 9 (1.66%) GlassFish
7 9 (1.66%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.29%) CMS
9 6 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.18%) Mule
11 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (2.03%) Sage 200
1 11 (2.03%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.85%) Magento
3 9 (1.66%) AWD
4 2 (0.37%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.18%) assyst
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 300 ERP
5 1 (0.18%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.92%) HTTP
1 5 (0.92%) SAN
1 5 (0.92%) Intranet
1 5 (0.92%) Firewall
1 5 (0.92%) NAS
2 4 (0.74%) Internet
2 4 (0.74%) VoIP
2 4 (0.74%) IPv4
2 4 (0.74%) IPv6
3 2 (0.37%) SMS
3 2 (0.37%) DNS
3 2 (0.37%) SMPP
3 2 (0.37%) NFC
4 1 (0.18%) FTP
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (42.99%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (8.30%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.98%) RDBMS
5 18 (3.32%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (2.40%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.74%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.55%) MySQL
14 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.18%) InterSystems Cache
15 1 (0.18%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 58 (10.70%) Visual Studio
2 56 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (6.83%) NUnit
4 26 (4.80%) Subversion
5 25 (4.61%) MSTest
6 14 (2.58%) Moq
7 12 (2.21%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (2.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 11 (2.03%) Git (software)
9 9 (1.66%) MSBuild
10 7 (1.29%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.11%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.55%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.55%) NCover
12 3 (0.55%) StyleCop
12 3 (0.55%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.55%) JIRA
12 3 (0.55%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.55%) NCrunch
General
1 134 (24.72%) Finance
2 25 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.14%) Banking
4 10 (1.85%) Games
5 9 (1.66%) Legal
5 9 (1.66%) Marketing
6 8 (1.48%) Local Government
6 8 (1.48%) Retail
6 8 (1.48%) Advertising
7 6 (1.11%) Automotive
8 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.55%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 391 (72.14%) Developer
2 154 (28.41%) .NET Developer
3 103 (19.00%) C# Developer
4 77 (14.21%) Software Developer
5 71 (13.10%) Senior Developer
6 64 (11.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 60 (11.07%) Analyst
8 56 (10.33%) Web Developer
9 34 (6.27%) Support Analyst
10 32 (5.90%) Junior
11 31 (5.72%) Junior Developer
12 30 (5.54%) Applications Support
13 27 (4.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (4.61%) Graduate
15 24 (4.43%) Applications Support Analyst
16 23 (4.24%) Architect
17 22 (4.06%) Programmer
18 20 (3.69%) ASP.NET Developer
19 19 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
20 18 (3.32%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (53.87%) ASP.NET
2 159 (29.34%) HTML
3 157 (28.97%) CSS
4 144 (26.57%) .NET Framework
5 142 (26.20%) jQuery
6 113 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 108 (19.93%) WCF
8 94 (17.34%) XML
9 81 (14.94%) Web Services
10 74 (13.65%) WPF
11 73 (13.47%) WinForms
12 65 (11.99%) LINQ
13 56 (10.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 38 (7.01%) Razor View Engine
15 37 (6.83%) HTML5
16 35 (6.46%) JSON
17 28 (5.17%) Ajax
18 22 (4.06%) Ninject
19 20 (3.69%) KnockoutJS
19 20 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.20%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.32%) N-Tier
4 17 (3.14%) Open Source
5 16 (2.95%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.40%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (2.03%) NHS
8 10 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.66%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.66%) FMCG
9 9 (1.66%) iPhone
10 8 (1.48%) Social Network
10 8 (1.48%) Kindle
11 7 (1.29%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.11%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.92%) User Experience
13 5 (0.92%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.74%) Social Media
14 4 (0.74%) BBC
14 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 107 (19.74%) Windows
2 25 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (3.14%) Android
4 16 (2.95%) Linux
5 8 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.74%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (41.51%) MVC
2 147 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (16.79%) E-Commerce
4 60 (11.07%) OO
5 56 (10.33%) TDD
6 51 (9.41%) Web Development
7 46 (8.49%) Software Engineering
8 43 (7.93%) Scrum
9 40 (7.38%) Workflow
10 39 (7.20%) Waterfall
11 34 (6.27%) Web Application Development
12 33 (6.09%) SOA
13 31 (5.72%) OOD
14 30 (5.54%) OOP
14 30 (5.54%) Change Control
15 26 (4.80%) Dependency Injection
15 26 (4.80%) ITIL
16 24 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (4.06%) Stakeholder Management
17 22 (4.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 341 (62.92%) C#
2 245 (45.20%) SQL
3 200 (36.90%) JavaScript
4 144 (26.57%) VB.NET
5 83 (15.31%) Java
6 65 (11.99%) T-SQL
7 27 (4.98%) VB
8 24 (4.43%) PHP
9 14 (2.58%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.40%) VBScript
11 11 (2.03%) XAML
12 10 (1.85%) C
13 9 (1.66%) C++
13 9 (1.66%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.48%) Python
15 6 (1.11%) VBA
15 6 (1.11%) Ruby
15 6 (1.11%) XPath
16 5 (0.92%) Perl
17 4 (0.74%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 89 (16.42%) Degree
2 8 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.74%) MCP
5 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.55%) ISEB
6 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) MCTS
7 1 (0.18%) MCAD
7 1 (0.18%) MCSD
7 1 (0.18%) MCSE
7 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.03%) ISO 9001
2 10 (1.85%) QA
3 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) XenApp
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Firmware
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 135 (24.91%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.01%) Oracle
3 24 (4.43%) Google
4 15 (2.77%) Sage
5 13 (2.40%) webMethods
5 13 (2.40%) Software AG
6 12 (2.21%) MKS
6 12 (2.21%) Facebook
7 9 (1.66%) Twitter
7 9 (1.66%) DevExpress
7 9 (1.66%) Tableau
8 6 (1.11%) VMware
9 5 (0.92%) SunGard
10 4 (0.74%) Apple
10 4 (0.74%) Yahoo!
10 4 (0.74%) Sony
10 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.55%) Adobe
12 2 (0.37%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.37%) Pegasus
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
ARM Technology
Salary: Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Wickford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexitime & 1 day a week Home Working
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Billericay
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 23 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 23 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 23 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Southend On Sea
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago