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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 250 304 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.26% 21.51% 25.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.68% 59.49% 70.20%
Number of salaries quoted 232 247 225
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £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
449 511 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.59% 36.16% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 380 401 307
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +17 62 £27,250 -42.63% 4
Southend-on-Sea +2 35 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Brentwood -19 24 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Chelmsford -1 23 £45,000 +12.50%
Harlow +4 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Witham +1 6 £37,000 -17.77%
Basildon -9 4 £31,500 -37.00%
Purfleet - 4 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden 0 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Billericay -1 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Braintree -1 3 £35,000 +16.66%
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 411 (77.11%) C#
2 309 (57.97%) ASP.NET
3 279 (52.35%) MVC
4 271 (50.84%) SQL Server
5 240 (45.03%) JavaScript
6 235 (44.09%) SQL
7 215 (40.34%) HTML
8 185 (34.71%) CSS
9 171 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
10 168 (31.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 145 (27.20%) VB.NET
12 141 (26.45%) Microsoft
13 137 (25.70%) jQuery
14 132 (24.77%) .NET Framework
15 116 (21.76%) Finance
16 100 (18.76%) Windows
17 90 (16.89%) XML
18 89 (16.70%) Degree
19 82 (15.38%) Software Engineering
20 78 (14.63%) WCF
21 72 (13.51%) MS Excel
22 70 (13.13%) TDD
23 68 (12.76%) WinForms
24 67 (12.57%) E-Commerce
24 67 (12.57%) HTML5
25 66 (12.38%) Java
25 66 (12.38%) Visual Studio
26 65 (12.20%) Web Services
27 63 (11.82%) Scrum
28 59 (11.07%) T-SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 41 (7.69%) IIS
2 26 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.56%) JBoss
4 14 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (2.25%) Node.js
7 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.50%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.94%) Apache
8 5 (0.94%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.56%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.56%) CMS
10 2 (0.38%) WordPress
11 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 72 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.50%) MS Office
3 4 (0.75%) Mingle
3 4 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) MS Project
5 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) InDesign
6 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.69%) AWD
2 8 (1.50%) assyst
3 3 (0.56%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.38%) Magento
4 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 300 ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.69%) Firewall
2 5 (0.94%) DNS
3 4 (0.75%) SAN
4 3 (0.56%) Internet
4 3 (0.56%) FTP
4 3 (0.56%) HTTP
4 3 (0.56%) VPN
5 2 (0.38%) NAS
5 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.38%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.38%) SSL
5 2 (0.38%) IPv4
5 2 (0.38%) IPv6
5 2 (0.38%) LDAP
5 2 (0.38%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) WAN
5 2 (0.38%) SMTP
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (50.84%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.01%) Relational Database
3 32 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (3.38%) RDBMS
8 16 (3.00%) MySQL
9 9 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.31%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.75%) RavenDB
12 4 (0.75%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 66 (12.38%) Visual Studio
2 43 (8.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (5.63%) Moq
4 27 (5.07%) Subversion
5 25 (4.69%) TeamCity
6 22 (4.13%) NUnit
7 20 (3.75%) MSTest
8 17 (3.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (3.00%) SpecFlow
10 15 (2.81%) Rhino Mocks
10 15 (2.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 13 (2.44%) Git (software)
11 13 (2.44%) Jenkins
11 13 (2.44%) Selenium
12 5 (0.94%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.56%) NCover
13 3 (0.56%) StyleCop
13 3 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.56%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 116 (21.76%) Finance
2 19 (3.56%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.00%) Banking
3 16 (3.00%) Back Office
4 10 (1.88%) Music Industry
4 10 (1.88%) Marketing
5 7 (1.31%) Automotive
6 6 (1.13%) Retail
7 4 (0.75%) Legal
7 4 (0.75%) Local Government
8 3 (0.56%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.38%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 416 (78.05%) Developer
2 208 (39.02%) .NET Developer
3 107 (20.08%) C# Developer
4 89 (16.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 80 (15.01%) Senior Developer
6 67 (12.57%) Software Developer
7 58 (10.88%) Web Developer
8 44 (8.26%) .NET Web Developer
9 42 (7.88%) Analyst
10 41 (7.69%) AWS Developer
11 38 (7.13%) Programmer
12 36 (6.75%) Junior
13 35 (6.57%) Junior Developer
13 35 (6.57%) C# Web Developer
14 29 (5.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 29 (5.44%) Software Engineer
15 28 (5.25%) Architect
16 27 (5.07%) Senior .NET Developer
17 24 (4.50%) Junior .NET Developer
18 21 (3.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (57.97%) ASP.NET
2 215 (40.34%) HTML
3 185 (34.71%) CSS
4 168 (31.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 137 (25.70%) jQuery
6 132 (24.77%) .NET Framework
7 90 (16.89%) XML
8 78 (14.63%) WCF
9 68 (12.76%) WinForms
10 67 (12.57%) HTML5
11 65 (12.20%) Web Services
12 57 (10.69%) Entity Framework
13 56 (10.51%) LINQ
14 53 (9.94%) WPF
15 49 (9.19%) KnockoutJS
16 41 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 41 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (7.50%) AngularJS
17 40 (7.50%) Ajax
18 35 (6.57%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.07%) User Experience
4 17 (3.19%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.25%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.50%) FMCG
8 8 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.31%) Streaming Music
9 7 (1.31%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.13%) LIMS
11 5 (0.94%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.94%) Replication
11 5 (0.94%) Social Network
11 5 (0.94%) Open Source
11 5 (0.94%) Kindle
11 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.75%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 100 (18.76%) Windows
2 22 (4.13%) Linux
3 11 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.75%) Android
6 4 (0.75%) CentOS
6 4 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) SUSE
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (52.35%) MVC
2 171 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 70 (13.13%) TDD
5 67 (12.57%) E-Commerce
6 63 (11.82%) Scrum
7 49 (9.19%) OO
8 46 (8.63%) Waterfall
9 45 (8.44%) Web Application Development
10 41 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (7.13%) Web Development
12 34 (6.38%) Dependency Injection
13 33 (6.19%) OOP
14 31 (5.82%) SOA
15 29 (5.44%) Responsive Web Design
16 28 (5.25%) Unit Testing
17 27 (5.07%) Workflow
18 22 (4.13%) BDD
19 21 (3.94%) Change Control
19 21 (3.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 411 (77.11%) C#
2 240 (45.03%) JavaScript
3 235 (44.09%) SQL
4 145 (27.20%) VB.NET
5 66 (12.38%) Java
6 59 (11.07%) T-SQL
7 53 (9.94%) VB
8 21 (3.94%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.00%) VBA
10 15 (2.81%) PHP
11 12 (2.25%) VBScript
12 10 (1.88%) Python
12 10 (1.88%) C
13 9 (1.69%) VB6
14 7 (1.31%) XPath
14 7 (1.31%) C++
15 6 (1.13%) Perl
16 5 (0.94%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.75%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.75%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 89 (16.70%) Degree
2 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.75%) MCSD
4 4 (0.75%) MCSE
4 4 (0.75%) MCTS
5 3 (0.56%) ISEB
5 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.25%) QA
2 9 (1.69%) SLA
3 5 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.50%) XenApp
2 7 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.38%) Sendmail
4 2 (0.38%) Firmware
4 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (0.75%) Opsview
2 2 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.38%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.82%) Oracle
3 15 (2.81%) MKS
4 13 (2.44%) Sitecore
5 10 (1.88%) NetApp
6 9 (1.69%) EMC
7 8 (1.50%) Citrix
8 7 (1.31%) DevExpress
8 7 (1.31%) Tableau
9 6 (1.13%) Twitter
10 5 (0.94%) Facebook
10 5 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.94%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.75%) SAP
11 4 (0.75%) Adobe
11 4 (0.75%) webMethods
11 4 (0.75%) VMware
11 4 (0.75%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.75%) Splunk
12 3 (0.56%) IBM
Essex
Roc Search Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
IDPP
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cadence Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25 - 30k + pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Louis Hampshire
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £65 - £70 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-on-Sea, Essex
Estuary Housing
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Colchester Campus, Essex
University of Essex
Salary: £28,695 - £37,394 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Colchester, Essex
University of Essex
Salary: From £28,695 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago