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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 8 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 40.00% 31.25% 21.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £37,500 £56,250 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +39.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £39,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Hitchin region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 60.00% 78.13% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 6
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

.NET
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

.NET Salary Trend in Hitchin

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) Finance
3 17 (70.83%) XML
4 14 (58.33%) Java
4 14 (58.33%) Oracle
5 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
6 11 (45.83%) UML
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (45.83%) J2EE
6 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
7 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (41.67%) CSS
7 10 (41.67%) Middleware
8 9 (37.50%) C#
8 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
9 8 (33.33%) VB6
9 8 (33.33%) VB
9 8 (33.33%) Web Services
10 7 (29.17%) Struts
10 7 (29.17%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (29.17%) Tuxedo
10 7 (29.17%) N-Tier
10 7 (29.17%) SOA
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 7 (29.17%) JBoss
10 7 (29.17%) BEA

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 7 (29.17%) JBoss
1 7 (29.17%) Tuxedo
1 7 (29.17%) AquaLogic
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Service Bus
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.50%) Node.js
2 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 3 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 3 (12.50%) Acrobat
1 3 (12.50%) InDesign
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 7 (29.17%) Ant
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (25.00%) Subversion
4 4 (16.67%) Gradle
5 3 (12.50%) Grunt
5 3 (12.50%) JIRA
5 3 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Games
3 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Build Manager
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) VB Developer
5 1 (4.17%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) XML
2 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) J2EE
4 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) Middleware
4 10 (41.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 8 (33.33%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) JPA
7 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
7 7 (29.17%) Spring
7 7 (29.17%) JSF
7 7 (29.17%) Struts
8 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (12.50%) Ember.js
9 3 (12.50%) HTML
9 3 (12.50%) Ajax
9 3 (12.50%) JSON
9 3 (12.50%) jQuery
9 3 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) N-Tier
2 3 (12.50%) Xbox
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) UML
3 7 (29.17%) SOA
3 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
3 7 (29.17%) BPEL
3 7 (29.17%) Change Management
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Release Management
3 7 (29.17%) Change Control
3 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (12.50%) Email Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (4.17%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) VB
4 8 (33.33%) VB6
5 7 (29.17%) COBOL
5 7 (29.17%) Delphi
6 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (16.67%) C
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) BEA
2 7 (29.17%) Micro Focus
3 3 (12.50%) CA
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Sage
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter