The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hitchin region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 25.64% 28.95% 54.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.25% 61.11% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Average salary £60,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.06% +0.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,150
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.94%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 82.05% 47.37% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Hertfordshire

.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 23 July 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 11 (68.75%) NUnit
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) RESTful
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (68.75%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 6 (37.50%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Refactoring
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) CSS3
4 6 (37.50%) Node.js
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
5 5 (31.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (31.25%) CQRS
5 5 (31.25%) RavenDB
5 5 (31.25%) MSTest
5 5 (31.25%) Neo4j
5 5 (31.25%) BDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) RavenDB
2 5 (31.25%) Neo4j
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) NUnit
2 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) MSTest
3 5 (31.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Programmer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Analyst Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Programmer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
1 11 (68.75%) Web Services
1 11 (68.75%) RESTful
1 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (68.75%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) CSS3
2 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
1 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) Refactoring
3 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) CQRS
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) OOP
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Delphi
3 5 (31.25%) VB
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 5 (31.25%) VB6
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSD
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter
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