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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 258 323 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.38% 24.29% 24.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.70% 64.09% 70.57%
Number of salaries quoted 223 292 237
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,000 £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
455 504 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.94% 37.89% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 362 451 334
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 59 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Brentwood -7 25 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Southend-on-Sea +2 24 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Basildon +1 24 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Chelmsford -12 21 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Harlow +1 9 £55,000 +15.78%
Witham +2 8 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Billericay -1 5 £27,500 -26.66%
Purfleet - 2 £35,000 -
Wickford -2 1 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Chigwell - 1 £37,500 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 404 (82.79%) C#
2 290 (59.43%) ASP.NET
3 288 (59.02%) SQL Server
4 240 (49.18%) JavaScript
5 227 (46.52%) HTML
6 223 (45.70%) MVC
7 203 (41.60%) SQL
8 163 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
9 154 (31.56%) CSS
10 149 (30.53%) VB.NET
11 148 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 140 (28.69%) Microsoft
13 134 (27.46%) jQuery
14 115 (23.57%) .NET Framework
14 115 (23.57%) Finance
15 96 (19.67%) MS Excel
16 80 (16.39%) Scrum
17 79 (16.19%) TDD
18 78 (15.98%) Visual Studio
19 77 (15.78%) SDLC
20 71 (14.55%) Software Engineering
21 64 (13.11%) Degree
22 63 (12.91%) Windows
23 62 (12.70%) XML
24 57 (11.68%) OO
24 57 (11.68%) WCF
24 57 (11.68%) Web Application Development
25 56 (11.48%) T-SQL
26 55 (11.27%) WPF
27 53 (10.86%) KnockoutJS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 45 (9.22%) IIS
2 21 (4.30%) JBoss
3 20 (4.10%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.87%) Node.js
4 14 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (1.23%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.82%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.61%) CMS
10 2 (0.41%) WordPress
11 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 96 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.28%) MS Office
3 4 (0.82%) Mingle
4 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.61%) MS Project
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.41%) InDesign
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (3.07%) AWD
2 6 (1.23%) assyst
3 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.02%) SaaS
4 2 (0.41%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.43%) Firewall
2 4 (0.82%) HTTP
2 4 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.61%) VPN
3 3 (0.61%) DNS
3 3 (0.61%) Internet
4 2 (0.41%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.41%) SSL
4 2 (0.41%) SAN
4 2 (0.41%) LDAP
4 2 (0.41%) LAN
4 2 (0.41%) WAN
4 2 (0.41%) SMTP
4 2 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (59.02%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 31 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (5.12%) MySQL
6 23 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.07%) MS Access
9 4 (0.82%) DTS
9 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.82%) RavenDB
9 4 (0.82%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.41%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (0.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 78 (15.98%) Visual Studio
2 48 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (6.15%) TeamCity
4 27 (5.53%) Moq
5 25 (5.12%) Subversion
6 19 (3.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 19 (3.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 18 (3.69%) NUnit
8 17 (3.48%) SpecFlow
9 15 (3.07%) Jenkins
10 14 (2.87%) Selenium
10 14 (2.87%) MSTest
11 12 (2.46%) Git (software)
12 10 (2.05%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (1.43%) Mercurial
14 5 (1.02%) JIRA
15 4 (0.82%) ReSharper
15 4 (0.82%) CruiseControl
15 4 (0.82%) NCover
15 4 (0.82%) StyleCop
General
1 115 (23.57%) Finance
2 17 (3.48%) Back Office
2 17 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.07%) Retail
4 14 (2.87%) Music Industry
5 13 (2.66%) Banking
6 11 (2.25%) Marketing
7 5 (1.02%) Automotive
8 3 (0.61%) Law
9 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.41%) Electronics
9 2 (0.41%) Military
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 389 (79.71%) Developer
2 213 (43.65%) .NET Developer
3 88 (18.03%) C# Developer
4 85 (17.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (15.37%) Web Developer
6 57 (11.68%) Software Developer
7 54 (11.07%) .NET Web Developer
8 52 (10.66%) Junior
9 51 (10.45%) Junior Developer
10 45 (9.22%) Senior Developer
11 43 (8.81%) Programmer
11 43 (8.81%) Junior .NET Developer
12 35 (7.17%) C# Web Developer
13 34 (6.97%) Software Engineer
14 32 (6.56%) AWS Developer
15 28 (5.74%) Architect
16 26 (5.33%) Graduate
17 21 (4.30%) Graduate Developer
18 20 (4.10%) Analyst
19 19 (3.89%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (59.43%) ASP.NET
2 227 (46.52%) HTML
3 154 (31.56%) CSS
4 148 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 134 (27.46%) jQuery
6 115 (23.57%) .NET Framework
7 62 (12.70%) XML
8 57 (11.68%) WCF
9 55 (11.27%) WPF
10 53 (10.86%) KnockoutJS
11 52 (10.66%) WinForms
12 49 (10.04%) HTML5
13 48 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 47 (9.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 46 (9.43%) Entity Framework
16 44 (9.02%) LINQ
16 44 (9.02%) AngularJS
17 41 (8.40%) Ajax
18 40 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (5.94%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.43%) User Experience
2 30 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.87%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (2.66%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.84%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.64%) FMCG
8 7 (1.43%) Streaming Music
9 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.02%) Replication
10 4 (0.82%) DataPower
11 3 (0.61%) Clustering
12 2 (0.41%) Statistics
12 2 (0.41%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.41%) LIMS
12 2 (0.41%) Social Network
12 2 (0.41%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.41%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.20%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.91%) Windows
2 26 (5.33%) Linux
3 7 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.82%) CentOS
4 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.61%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (45.70%) MVC
2 163 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (16.39%) Scrum
4 79 (16.19%) TDD
5 77 (15.78%) SDLC
6 71 (14.55%) Software Engineering
7 57 (11.68%) OO
7 57 (11.68%) Web Application Development
8 39 (7.99%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (6.76%) Dependency Injection
9 33 (6.76%) OOP
10 30 (6.15%) Project Management
10 30 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
11 28 (5.74%) Waterfall
11 28 (5.74%) E-Commerce
12 27 (5.53%) SOA
12 27 (5.53%) Unit Testing
12 27 (5.53%) BDD
13 25 (5.12%) Web Design
14 22 (4.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 404 (82.79%) C#
2 240 (49.18%) JavaScript
3 203 (41.60%) SQL
4 149 (30.53%) VB.NET
5 56 (11.48%) T-SQL
6 52 (10.66%) VB
7 35 (7.17%) Java
8 28 (5.74%) VBA
9 20 (4.10%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.66%) VBScript
11 11 (2.25%) VB6
12 9 (1.84%) PHP
13 7 (1.43%) XPath
14 6 (1.23%) Python
14 6 (1.23%) C
15 5 (1.02%) C++
15 5 (1.02%) Perl
16 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.61%) ABAP
18 2 (0.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 64 (13.11%) Degree
2 16 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.82%) MCTS
3 4 (0.82%) MCSD
3 4 (0.82%) MCSE
3 4 (0.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.87%) QA
2 12 (2.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.23%) XenApp
3 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.41%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (0.82%) Opsview
2 2 (0.41%) Puppet
2 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.20%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 140 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.63%) Oracle
3 19 (3.89%) MKS
4 13 (2.66%) Sitecore
5 8 (1.64%) SAP
5 8 (1.64%) NetApp
6 7 (1.43%) EMC
7 6 (1.23%) Citrix
7 6 (1.23%) webMethods
8 5 (1.02%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.82%) IBM
9 4 (0.82%) VMware
9 4 (0.82%) Splunk
9 4 (0.82%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.61%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.41%) Websense
11 2 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.41%) Siebel
11 2 (0.41%) Cisco
Wickford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
HW Search & Selection
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Aquent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Vitamin T
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £550000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 13 days ago
Basildon
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Witham
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago