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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 18 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 24.32% 30.00% 34.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.13% 41.38% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 15
Average salary £42,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.46% -38.75%
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
46 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 62.16% 72.50% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 24
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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 28 November 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Hertford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 30 (88.24%) C#
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 24 (70.59%) MVC
3 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (61.76%) SQL
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
6 14 (41.18%) HTML
6 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
7 13 (38.24%) Degree
8 12 (35.29%) WCF
8 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (35.29%) Web Services
8 12 (35.29%) XML
8 12 (35.29%) Scrum
9 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
9 11 (32.35%) jQuery
10 10 (29.41%) User Stories
10 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
10 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
11 9 (26.47%) CSS3
11 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
12 7 (20.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (17.65%) C++
14 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
14 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
14 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
14 5 (14.71%) Selenium
15 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
1 1 (2.94%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
1 5 (14.71%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) Moq
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) C# Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Software Developer
4 10 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 10 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (8.82%) CRM Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
2 14 (41.18%) CSS
2 14 (41.18%) HTML
3 12 (35.29%) WCF
3 12 (35.29%) Web Services
3 12 (35.29%) XML
3 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (32.35%) jQuery
5 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 9 (26.47%) CSS3
7 7 (20.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (8.82%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) WPF
8 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
8 3 (8.82%) XSLT
8 3 (8.82%) WinForms
8 3 (8.82%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) MVC
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 12 (35.29%) Scrum
4 10 (29.41%) User Stories
5 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) OOP
7 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (8.82%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) OOD
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.88%) UML
8 2 (5.88%) ERD
8 2 (5.88%) Product Management
9 1 (2.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) C#
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos