The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 28 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 14.74% 13.13% 25.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.73% 37.50% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 42
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £37,500 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 56 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 43.68% 35.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 50 92
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

.NET
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Halifax region.

.NET Salary Trend in Halifax

.NET
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Halifax

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 59 (80.82%) C#
2 54 (73.97%) SQL
3 44 (60.27%) Project Management
4 38 (52.05%) Web Services
5 35 (47.95%) XML
5 35 (47.95%) Software Engineering
6 26 (35.62%) MVC
7 25 (34.25%) SOAP
8 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
9 20 (27.40%) UDDI
9 20 (27.40%) WSDL
9 20 (27.40%) Finance
10 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
11 15 (20.55%) Project Planning
12 14 (19.18%) VB.NET
13 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
13 10 (13.70%) VB
13 10 (13.70%) VB6
14 9 (12.33%) WCF
15 8 (10.96%) QA
15 8 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (10.96%) Test Scripting
15 8 (10.96%) Visual Studio
15 8 (10.96%) Regression Testing
16 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (8.22%) Oracle
17 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
18 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
18 4 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
18 4 (5.48%) VSS/SourceSafe

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (4.11%) IIS
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.74%) ReSharper
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Banking
2 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 32 (43.84%) Software Developer
3 24 (32.88%) .NET Developer
4 20 (27.40%) .NET Software Developer
5 16 (21.92%) .NET Team Leader
5 16 (21.92%) Team Leader
5 16 (21.92%) Development Team Leader
6 15 (20.55%) Software Development Team Leader
6 15 (20.55%) Software Team Leader
7 13 (17.81%) Senior Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Test Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
12 1 (1.37%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) Web Services
2 35 (47.95%) XML
3 25 (34.25%) SOAP
4 20 (27.40%) UDDI
4 20 (27.40%) WSDL
5 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
6 9 (12.33%) WCF
7 3 (4.11%) jQuery
7 3 (4.11%) CSS
8 2 (2.74%) Ajax
8 2 (2.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.37%) HTML
9 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) UNIX
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) AIX
2 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) Project Management
2 35 (47.95%) Software Engineering
3 26 (35.62%) MVC
4 15 (20.55%) Project Planning
5 8 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (10.96%) Test Scripting
5 8 (10.96%) Regression Testing
6 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.48%) TDD
7 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.74%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.74%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.74%) ERP
8 2 (2.74%) SEO
8 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.74%) Web Design
9 1 (1.37%) ITIL
9 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (80.82%) C#
2 54 (73.97%) SQL
3 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.18%) VB.NET
5 10 (13.70%) VB6
5 10 (13.70%) VB
6 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.74%) X++
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) COBOL
8 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
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