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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 216 225 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.24% 20.23% 23.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.43% 61.64% 66.40%
Number of salaries quoted 184 199 229
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
420 365 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.52% 32.82% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 329 308 339
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Colchester +5 41 £35,000 - 4
Basildon +5 37 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Brentwood -5 20 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Southend-on-Sea +2 16 £39,000 +35.65% 1
Chelmsford -20 15 £40,000 -11.66% 1
Harlow +4 12 £42,500 +41.66%
Witham +3 7 £37,500 +1.35%
Braintree -1 5 £21,500 -42.66%
Billericay +1 2 £28,750 -28.12%
Wickford -3 1 £26,500 -44.21%
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £35,000 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 359 (77.71%) C#
2 268 (58.01%) SQL Server
3 252 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 230 (49.78%) JavaScript
5 217 (46.97%) SQL
6 215 (46.54%) HTML
7 186 (40.26%) MVC
8 154 (33.33%) VB.NET
9 145 (31.39%) CSS
10 135 (29.22%) jQuery
11 134 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
12 123 (26.62%) Microsoft
13 118 (25.54%) .NET Framework
14 99 (21.43%) Finance
15 93 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 92 (19.91%) MS Excel
17 72 (15.58%) Visual Studio
18 70 (15.15%) IIS
18 70 (15.15%) Scrum
19 69 (14.94%) Windows
20 68 (14.72%) T-SQL
21 65 (14.07%) TDD
22 63 (13.64%) SDLC
23 62 (13.42%) Oracle
24 60 (12.99%) XML
25 58 (12.55%) OO
26 57 (12.34%) Relational Database
27 56 (12.12%) AngularJS
28 55 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
29 54 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 70 (15.15%) IIS
2 36 (7.79%) JBoss
3 21 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (2.38%) Apache
5 10 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.73%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.52%) Node.js
9 5 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.65%) Captiva
10 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.65%) CMS
10 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.43%) WordPress
12 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 92 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.43%) InDesign
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 17 (3.68%) AWD
2 3 (0.65%) assyst
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.52%) SaaS
2 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.30%) HTTP
1 6 (1.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.65%) Intranet
3 2 (0.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.43%) Firewall
3 2 (0.43%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (58.01%) SQL Server
2 57 (12.34%) Relational Database
3 45 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (6.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (5.63%) MySQL
7 25 (5.41%) MS Access
8 21 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.16%) DTS
10 9 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.73%) EDRMS
12 7 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.43%) InterSystems Cache
15 2 (0.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
16 1 (0.22%) Big Data
16 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 72 (15.58%) Visual Studio
2 54 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (8.44%) TeamCity
4 27 (5.84%) Subversion
5 20 (4.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 17 (3.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (3.46%) Moq
8 15 (3.25%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.60%) SpecFlow
10 10 (2.16%) NUnit
11 9 (1.95%) Git (software)
11 9 (1.95%) Selenium
12 7 (1.52%) JIRA
13 6 (1.30%) Mercurial
14 5 (1.08%) NCover
14 5 (1.08%) StyleCop
14 5 (1.08%) MSTest
14 5 (1.08%) ReSharper
14 5 (1.08%) CruiseControl
14 5 (1.08%) NCrunch
General
1 99 (21.43%) Finance
2 24 (5.19%) Back Office
3 22 (4.76%) Retail
4 21 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.46%) Banking
6 10 (2.16%) Music Industry
7 9 (1.95%) Marketing
8 6 (1.30%) Law
9 3 (0.65%) Advertising
9 3 (0.65%) Automotive
10 2 (0.43%) Electronics
10 2 (0.43%) Games
10 2 (0.43%) Military
10 2 (0.43%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.22%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 360 (77.92%) Developer
2 185 (40.04%) .NET Developer
3 82 (17.75%) C# Developer
4 78 (16.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 72 (15.58%) Web Developer
6 53 (11.47%) Junior
6 53 (11.47%) Junior Developer
7 50 (10.82%) Software Developer
8 47 (10.17%) .NET Web Developer
9 45 (9.74%) Junior .NET Developer
10 42 (9.09%) Programmer
11 41 (8.87%) Senior Developer
12 29 (6.28%) Architect
12 29 (6.28%) Graduate
12 29 (6.28%) C# Web Developer
13 28 (6.06%) Software Engineer
14 23 (4.98%) Applications Support
14 23 (4.98%) AWS Developer
15 22 (4.76%) Analyst
16 20 (4.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 215 (46.54%) HTML
3 145 (31.39%) CSS
4 135 (29.22%) jQuery
5 118 (25.54%) .NET Framework
6 93 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (12.99%) XML
8 56 (12.12%) AngularJS
9 55 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
10 53 (11.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 47 (10.17%) Entity Framework
12 46 (9.96%) WinForms
12 46 (9.96%) Ajax
13 44 (9.52%) WPF
14 41 (8.87%) WCF
14 41 (8.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 39 (8.44%) LINQ
16 29 (6.28%) JSON
16 29 (6.28%) ASP.NET Web API
16 29 (6.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.26%) User Experience
2 21 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (1.95%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.73%) iSeries
7 6 (1.30%) FMCG
8 5 (1.08%) Clustering
9 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.65%) NHS
10 3 (0.65%) Replication
11 1 (0.22%) DataPower
11 1 (0.22%) AS400
11 1 (0.22%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.22%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.22%) W3C
11 1 (0.22%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.94%) Windows
2 28 (6.06%) Linux
3 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.43%) Android
5 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (40.26%) MVC
2 134 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (15.15%) Scrum
4 65 (14.07%) TDD
5 63 (13.64%) SDLC
6 58 (12.55%) OO
7 53 (11.47%) Software Engineering
8 41 (8.87%) Project Management
9 39 (8.44%) Web Application Development
10 33 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (5.84%) SOA
12 25 (5.41%) Workflow
13 23 (4.98%) Web Design
13 23 (4.98%) BDD
14 22 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
15 21 (4.55%) Mentoring
16 20 (4.33%) E-Commerce
16 20 (4.33%) OOP
17 17 (3.68%) System Testing
17 17 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 359 (77.71%) C#
2 230 (49.78%) JavaScript
3 217 (46.97%) SQL
4 154 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 68 (14.72%) T-SQL
6 53 (11.47%) VB
7 43 (9.31%) VBA
8 35 (7.58%) Java
9 21 (4.55%) VBScript
9 21 (4.55%) VB6
10 13 (2.81%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.73%) PHP
12 7 (1.52%) XPath
13 5 (1.08%) RPG
13 5 (1.08%) Perl
14 3 (0.65%) ABAP
14 3 (0.65%) Python
15 2 (0.43%) Tcl
15 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (11.26%) Degree
2 9 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.22%) MCTS
3 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.22%) MCSD
3 1 (0.22%) MCSE
3 1 (0.22%) ISEB
3 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.60%) QA
2 9 (1.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.43%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.65%) XenApp
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.73%) Puppet
2 2 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.22%) Opsview
3 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 123 (26.62%) Microsoft
2 62 (13.42%) Oracle
3 20 (4.33%) MKS
4 10 (2.16%) VMware
4 10 (2.16%) SAP
5 9 (1.95%) webMethods
6 7 (1.52%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.65%) NetApp
7 3 (0.65%) Kofax
7 3 (0.65%) EMC
7 3 (0.65%) Citrix
8 2 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.43%) Adobe
8 2 (0.43%) Siebel
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco
8 2 (0.43%) IBM
8 2 (0.43%) OpenText
8 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.43%) InterSystems
8 2 (0.43%) DevExpress
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £28,000 - £38,000 DOE
Posted: 22 days ago