The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 13.51% 28.57% 26.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.71% 34.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 17
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Hertfordshire

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 Hertford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 37.84% 83.33% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 34
Average salary £41,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

.NET
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

.NET Salary Trend in Hertford

.NET
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Hertford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 21 (80.77%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 16 (61.54%) MVC
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
5 14 (53.85%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) Degree
7 11 (42.31%) User Stories
8 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
9 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
10 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
11 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (26.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (26.92%) HTML
11 7 (26.92%) CSS
11 7 (26.92%) Web Services
11 7 (26.92%) Scrum
12 6 (23.08%) C++
12 6 (23.08%) jQuery
13 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
13 5 (19.23%) Selenium
13 5 (19.23%) WCF
13 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
13 5 (19.23%) XML
13 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
14 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
14 4 (15.38%) CSS3
15 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Moq
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
1 3 (11.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
3 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) CRM Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (26.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) WCF
5 5 (19.23%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) CSS3
7 3 (11.54%) WPF
7 3 (11.54%) WinForms
8 1 (3.85%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) User Stories
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) Product Management
7 3 (11.54%) ERD
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) CRM
7 3 (11.54%) OOD
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) UML
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
8 1 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos