The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 390 311 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.82% 14.87% 14.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.87% 39.87% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 301 285 355
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
798 780 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.51% 37.30% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 618 641 835
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

.NET Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

.NET
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Watford +4 79 £45,000 +26.76% 7
St Albans +6 77 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Welwyn Garden City +2 48 £31,750 -9.28% 4
Hemel Hempstead -5 23 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Hitchin -2 19 £32,000 - 3
Ware 0 18 £26,750 +16.30%
Hoddesdon - 7 £40,000 - 2
Stevenage +18 6 £40,000 - 1
Hertford +7 6 £70,000 +55.55%
Letchworth 0 6 £37,500 +1.35%
Harpenden -1 6 £28,750 +4.54% 1
Rickmansworth - 5 £35,000 -
Royston -6 4 £40,500 -
Welwyn - 4 £28,250 -
Borehamwood -4 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Potters Bar -5 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Radlett - 2 £47,500 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 541 (73.31%) C#
2 472 (63.96%) ASP.NET
3 447 (60.57%) SQL Server
4 372 (50.41%) JavaScript
5 330 (44.72%) SQL
6 326 (44.17%) HTML
7 305 (41.33%) MVC
8 290 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
9 274 (37.13%) Microsoft
10 268 (36.31%) CSS
11 216 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 198 (26.83%) TDD
13 190 (25.75%) jQuery
14 164 (22.22%) XML
15 156 (21.14%) WCF
16 149 (20.19%) Degree
17 145 (19.65%) SQL Server 2008
18 137 (18.56%) Oracle
19 126 (17.07%) HTML5
20 123 (16.67%) Java
21 119 (16.12%) Software Engineering
22 117 (15.85%) Web Services
22 117 (15.85%) MS Excel
23 116 (15.72%) Ajax
24 114 (15.45%) .NET Framework
25 112 (15.18%) OO
26 108 (14.63%) Visual Studio
26 108 (14.63%) Scrum
27 107 (14.50%) SOA
28 106 (14.36%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 91 (12.33%) SharePoint
2 85 (11.52%) IIS
3 52 (7.05%) CMS
4 37 (5.01%) Node.js
5 33 (4.47%) JBoss
6 28 (3.79%) BizTalk Server
7 25 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 25 (3.39%) Oracle Service Bus
8 24 (3.25%) Tuxedo
9 23 (3.12%) AquaLogic
10 17 (2.30%) WebSphere
11 15 (2.03%) ColdFusion
12 13 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
12 13 (1.76%) EPiServer CMS
13 12 (1.63%) WebLogic
14 11 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.68%) Content Management Server
15 5 (0.68%) Kentico
15 5 (0.68%) Confluence
15 5 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 117 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.63%) MS Office
3 10 (1.36%) Mingle
4 4 (0.54%) MS Project
5 3 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 28 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.68%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.41%) SalesLogix
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.27%) Magento
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.14%) Maximo
6 1 (0.14%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.85%) SaaS
3 6 (0.81%) OpenShift
4 5 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.54%) GitHub
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
6 2 (0.27%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.27%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.27%) Terremark
7 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.32%) Internet
2 19 (2.57%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.36%) VoIP
4 8 (1.08%) SSH
5 7 (0.95%) DAB
6 6 (0.81%) Firewall
6 6 (0.81%) HTTP
7 5 (0.68%) LTE
7 5 (0.68%) 4G
7 5 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (0.68%) 2G
7 5 (0.68%) 3G
8 4 (0.54%) PBX
9 2 (0.27%) SMTP
9 2 (0.27%) FTP
9 2 (0.27%) DNS
9 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.27%) SAN
9 2 (0.27%) IMAP
10 1 (0.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (60.57%) SQL Server
2 145 (19.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 49 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (6.37%) NoSQL
6 43 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 42 (5.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 38 (5.15%) Oracle Database
9 28 (3.79%) Crystal Reports
9 28 (3.79%) Oracle Reports
10 27 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (3.39%) MySQL
13 16 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (1.90%) RavenDB
14 14 (1.90%) Neo4j
14 14 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (1.63%) OLAP
16 11 (1.49%) QlikView
17 9 (1.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 108 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 99 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 98 (13.28%) Git (software)
4 77 (10.43%) NUnit
5 60 (8.13%) TeamCity
6 53 (7.18%) Selenium
7 26 (3.52%) SpecFlow
8 25 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
9 23 (3.12%) Subversion
10 21 (2.85%) JUnit
11 19 (2.57%) Octopus Deploy
12 18 (2.44%) Cucumber
13 17 (2.30%) Moq
13 17 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 15 (2.03%) Eclipse
14 15 (2.03%) Jenkins
15 14 (1.90%) CruiseControl
15 14 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (1.49%) MSTest
17 10 (1.36%) Maven
General
1 102 (13.82%) Finance
2 38 (5.15%) Retail
3 36 (4.88%) Games
4 20 (2.71%) Back Office
5 19 (2.57%) Banking
6 17 (2.30%) Marketing
7 14 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.08%) Advertising
9 8 (1.08%) Legal
10 6 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.41%) Local Government
11 3 (0.41%) Arabic Language
11 3 (0.41%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 577 (78.18%) Developer
2 281 (38.08%) .NET Developer
3 156 (21.14%) C# Developer
4 136 (18.43%) Senior Developer
5 121 (16.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 99 (13.41%) Software Developer
7 78 (10.57%) Senior .NET Developer
8 77 (10.43%) Web Developer
9 70 (9.49%) Software Engineer
10 68 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
11 66 (8.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 55 (7.45%) Analyst
13 53 (7.18%) Junior
14 49 (6.64%) Junior Developer
15 44 (5.96%) Senior C# Developer
16 43 (5.83%) C# Software Engineer
17 40 (5.42%) .NET Software Engineer
18 37 (5.01%) .NET Web Developer
19 36 (4.88%) Programmer
20 34 (4.61%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (63.96%) ASP.NET
2 326 (44.17%) HTML
3 268 (36.31%) CSS
4 216 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 190 (25.75%) jQuery
6 164 (22.22%) XML
7 156 (21.14%) WCF
8 126 (17.07%) HTML5
9 117 (15.85%) Web Services
10 116 (15.72%) Ajax
11 114 (15.45%) .NET Framework
12 90 (12.20%) CSS3
13 56 (7.59%) SOAP
14 55 (7.45%) XSLT
15 52 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 49 (6.64%) RESTful
17 47 (6.37%) J2EE
18 43 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 42 (5.69%) AngularJS
19 42 (5.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (11.52%) Computer Science
2 65 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (5.01%) N-Tier
4 26 (3.52%) BBC
4 26 (3.52%) Social Media
5 19 (2.57%) Open Source
6 18 (2.44%) User Experience
6 18 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.76%) EFT
7 13 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (1.76%) Data Integration
8 12 (1.63%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.08%) W3C
10 8 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.08%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.95%) Kindle
12 6 (0.81%) Replication
13 4 (0.54%) Physics
13 4 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 106 (14.36%) Windows
2 37 (5.01%) Linux
3 21 (2.85%) UNIX
4 17 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.81%) Android
8 5 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
11 1 (0.14%) zOS
11 1 (0.14%) Debian
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (41.33%) MVC
2 290 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (26.83%) TDD
4 119 (16.12%) Software Engineering
5 112 (15.18%) OO
6 108 (14.63%) Scrum
7 107 (14.50%) SOA
8 96 (13.01%) BDD
9 86 (11.65%) Web Development
10 76 (10.30%) Unit Testing
10 76 (10.30%) Web Application Development
11 56 (7.59%) OOD
12 52 (7.05%) E-Commerce
13 48 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
14 42 (5.69%) Domain-Driven Design
15 40 (5.42%) Low Latency
16 38 (5.15%) CRM
17 37 (5.01%) User Stories
17 37 (5.01%) CQRS
18 35 (4.74%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 541 (73.31%) C#
2 372 (50.41%) JavaScript
3 330 (44.72%) SQL
4 123 (16.67%) Java
5 88 (11.92%) T-SQL
6 74 (10.03%) VB.NET
7 73 (9.89%) VB
8 43 (5.83%) C++
9 42 (5.69%) VB6
10 38 (5.15%) Ruby
11 37 (5.01%) PHP
12 35 (4.74%) PowerShell
13 31 (4.20%) PL/SQL
14 26 (3.52%) Objective-C
15 24 (3.25%) COBOL
16 23 (3.12%) Delphi
17 15 (2.03%) VBA
17 15 (2.03%) Python
18 10 (1.36%) C
19 8 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 149 (20.19%) Degree
2 25 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 25 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.30%) VCP4
5 15 (2.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (0.81%) ISEB
7 3 (0.41%) HND
7 3 (0.41%) MCSE
7 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.27%) MCSA
8 2 (0.27%) MCITP
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCSD
9 1 (0.14%) MCTS
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.64%) QA
2 13 (1.76%) ISO 8583
3 7 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.81%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.41%) WCAG
7 2 (0.27%) WAI
7 2 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.54%) NFS
3 4 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.27%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.14%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (1.63%) Puppet
2 11 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.95%) cPanel
4 4 (0.54%) SCOM
5 3 (0.41%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.27%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.14%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 274 (37.13%) Microsoft
2 137 (18.56%) Oracle
3 28 (3.79%) Google
4 26 (3.52%) Facebook
4 26 (3.52%) Apple
4 26 (3.52%) Sony
4 26 (3.52%) Yahoo!
5 25 (3.39%) EPiServer
6 24 (3.25%) Micro Focus
7 23 (3.12%) BEA
8 21 (2.85%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.17%) VMware
10 15 (2.03%) IBM
10 15 (2.03%) Sitecore
11 10 (1.36%) Ab Initio
12 9 (1.22%) Sybase
13 8 (1.08%) SAP
14 6 (0.81%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.68%) JD Edwards
15 5 (0.68%) SolarWinds
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent +bonus+benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £17k - 22k per year + Training and Development
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £53000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50 - 60k plus 10% bonus, pension, health care and more
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34 - 38k plus 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
QA Limited
Salary: £173.25 per week
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago