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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 243 346 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.95% 24.77% 23.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.61% 63.02% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 220 298 215
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +13.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £68,600 £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
437 549 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.88% 39.30% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 364 469 306
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +14 60 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Southend-on-Sea 0 30 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Brentwood -12 25 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Chelmsford -6 19 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Basildon -10 9 £31,500 -37.00% 2
Harlow +1 8 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Witham +2 7 £37,250 -17.22% 1
Purfleet - 4 £35,000 -
Billericay -1 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Saffron Walden -2 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Braintree +1 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Chigwell - 1 £37,500 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 410 (83.00%) C#
2 309 (62.55%) ASP.NET
3 281 (56.88%) SQL Server
4 259 (52.43%) MVC
5 247 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 225 (45.55%) HTML
7 220 (44.53%) SQL
8 169 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
9 168 (34.01%) CSS
10 159 (32.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 149 (30.16%) VB.NET
12 140 (28.34%) jQuery
13 137 (27.73%) Microsoft
14 120 (24.29%) .NET Framework
15 110 (22.27%) Finance
16 80 (16.19%) Software Engineering
17 78 (15.79%) TDD
17 78 (15.79%) MS Excel
17 78 (15.79%) Degree
18 76 (15.38%) Scrum
19 73 (14.78%) Windows
19 73 (14.78%) Visual Studio
20 71 (14.37%) WCF
21 67 (13.56%) XML
22 62 (12.55%) WinForms
23 58 (11.74%) HTML5
24 56 (11.34%) Web Application Development
25 54 (10.93%) T-SQL
26 53 (10.73%) WPF
27 52 (10.53%) VB

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (7.89%) IIS
2 27 (5.47%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.24%) JBoss
4 14 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (2.43%) Node.js
7 7 (1.42%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.81%) CMS
8 4 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.61%) Apache
9 3 (0.61%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.40%) WordPress
11 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 78 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.02%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) Mingle
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.61%) MS Project
5 2 (0.40%) InDesign
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.82%) AWD
2 7 (1.42%) assyst
3 3 (0.61%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.40%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Sage 300 ERP
5 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.62%) Firewall
2 3 (0.61%) FTP
2 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.61%) VPN
2 3 (0.61%) DNS
2 3 (0.61%) Internet
3 2 (0.40%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.40%) SAN
3 2 (0.40%) LAN
3 2 (0.40%) WAN
3 2 (0.40%) SMTP
3 2 (0.40%) SSL
3 2 (0.40%) LDAP
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (56.88%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 33 (6.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (5.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (3.85%) MySQL
7 8 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.21%) MS Access
10 4 (0.81%) Neo4j
10 4 (0.81%) RavenDB
11 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.40%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.40%) DTS
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (14.78%) Visual Studio
2 43 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (5.67%) Moq
4 24 (4.86%) TeamCity
5 23 (4.66%) Subversion
6 20 (4.05%) NUnit
7 19 (3.85%) MSTest
8 17 (3.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (2.83%) SpecFlow
9 14 (2.83%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (2.83%) Selenium
10 13 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 13 (2.63%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.62%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.61%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
14 1 (0.20%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.20%) Xcode
14 1 (0.20%) NCrunch
General
1 110 (22.27%) Finance
2 19 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.24%) Back Office
4 14 (2.83%) Music Industry
5 13 (2.63%) Banking
6 9 (1.82%) Retail
7 7 (1.42%) Automotive
7 7 (1.42%) Marketing
8 3 (0.61%) Legal
9 2 (0.40%) Electronics
9 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.40%) Advertising
9 2 (0.40%) Law
9 2 (0.40%) Military
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 406 (82.19%) Developer
2 214 (43.32%) .NET Developer
3 98 (19.84%) C# Developer
4 91 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (13.77%) Senior Developer
6 63 (12.75%) Web Developer
7 62 (12.55%) Software Developer
8 48 (9.72%) .NET Web Developer
9 43 (8.70%) Junior
10 42 (8.50%) Junior Developer
11 40 (8.10%) Programmer
12 36 (7.29%) AWS Developer
12 36 (7.29%) Software Engineer
13 35 (7.09%) Junior .NET Developer
13 35 (7.09%) C# Web Developer
14 25 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (5.06%) Analyst
15 24 (4.86%) Graduate
16 22 (4.45%) Senior .NET Developer
16 22 (4.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (62.55%) ASP.NET
2 225 (45.55%) HTML
3 168 (34.01%) CSS
4 159 (32.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 140 (28.34%) jQuery
6 120 (24.29%) .NET Framework
7 71 (14.37%) WCF
8 67 (13.56%) XML
9 62 (12.55%) WinForms
10 58 (11.74%) HTML5
11 53 (10.73%) WPF
12 51 (10.32%) KnockoutJS
12 51 (10.32%) Entity Framework
13 50 (10.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 49 (9.92%) LINQ
15 46 (9.31%) Web Services
16 44 (8.91%) Ajax
17 42 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 42 (8.50%) AngularJS
18 39 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.49%) Computer Science
2 35 (7.09%) User Experience
3 25 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.04%) Inversion of Control
4 15 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.62%) FMCG
8 7 (1.42%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.42%) Streaming Music
9 6 (1.21%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.01%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.01%) Replication
10 5 (1.01%) Social Network
11 4 (0.81%) DataPower
12 3 (0.61%) LIMS
12 3 (0.61%) Clustering
12 3 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.61%) Open Source
12 3 (0.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.78%) Windows
2 21 (4.25%) Linux
3 8 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.81%) Android
5 4 (0.81%) CentOS
5 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (52.43%) MVC
2 169 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (16.19%) Software Engineering
4 78 (15.79%) TDD
5 76 (15.38%) Scrum
6 56 (11.34%) Web Application Development
7 46 (9.31%) OO
8 42 (8.50%) E-Commerce
9 41 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (7.29%) Web Development
10 36 (7.29%) Dependency Injection
11 34 (6.88%) Responsive Web Design
12 33 (6.68%) OOP
13 31 (6.28%) Waterfall
14 28 (5.67%) Unit Testing
14 28 (5.67%) BDD
14 28 (5.67%) SOA
15 25 (5.06%) Web Design
16 23 (4.66%) Workflow
17 21 (4.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 410 (83.00%) C#
2 247 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 220 (44.53%) SQL
4 149 (30.16%) VB.NET
5 54 (10.93%) T-SQL
6 52 (10.53%) VB
7 39 (7.89%) Java
8 20 (4.05%) VBA
8 20 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 11 (2.23%) PHP
10 9 (1.82%) VBScript
10 9 (1.82%) VB6
11 8 (1.62%) C
11 8 (1.62%) Python
12 7 (1.42%) C++
13 6 (1.21%) Perl
14 5 (1.01%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.81%) XPath
16 3 (0.61%) ABAP
17 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 78 (15.79%) Degree
2 14 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.81%) MCTS
3 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.81%) MCSD
3 4 (0.81%) MCSE
4 1 (0.20%) ISEB
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.83%) QA
2 11 (2.23%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.42%) XenApp
3 2 (0.40%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (0.81%) Opsview
2 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.40%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (0.40%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 137 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.10%) Oracle
3 13 (2.63%) MKS
3 13 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 9 (1.82%) NetApp
5 8 (1.62%) EMC
6 7 (1.42%) SAP
6 7 (1.42%) Citrix
6 7 (1.42%) Tableau
6 7 (1.42%) DevExpress
7 5 (1.01%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.01%) Facebook
7 5 (1.01%) Twitter
7 5 (1.01%) Rackspace
8 4 (0.81%) Splunk
8 4 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.81%) webMethods
8 4 (0.81%) Adobe
9 3 (0.61%) IBM
9 3 (0.61%) Sage
Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Precise Placements Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25 - 30k + pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Rushworths
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits - Travel Expenses + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 10 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago