The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 30 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 46 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.86% 7.80% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 16.51% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 11
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
299 212 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 51.11% 47.22% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 271 190 177
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Leicestershire

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Leicester

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 127 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (85.83%) C#
3 105 (82.68%) ASP.NET
4 91 (71.65%) HTML
4 91 (71.65%) SQL
5 89 (70.08%) SQL Server
6 85 (66.93%) jQuery
7 83 (65.35%) CSS
8 80 (62.99%) JavaScript
9 77 (60.63%) Microsoft
10 66 (51.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 65 (51.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 52 (40.94%) Web Services
13 50 (39.37%) XML
14 49 (38.58%) T-SQL
15 48 (37.80%) Ajax
16 45 (35.43%) XSLT
16 45 (35.43%) XHTML
17 44 (34.65%) SOAP
17 44 (34.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 42 (33.07%) SQL Server 2012
18 42 (33.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 42 (33.07%) LINQ
19 41 (32.28%) SQL Server 2005
19 41 (32.28%) XSD
20 40 (31.50%) HTML5
21 36 (28.35%) MVC
22 32 (25.20%) Oracle
23 31 (24.41%) WPF
24 30 (23.62%) Degree

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.09%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (6.30%) Umbraco
3 7 (5.51%) IIS
4 5 (3.94%) CMS
5 4 (3.15%) WordPress
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.94%) Modbus
2 5 (3.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (70.08%) SQL Server
2 42 (33.07%) SQL Server 2012
2 42 (33.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (32.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (14.17%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.94%) MySQL
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.30%) Moq
3 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (3.15%) Toad
5 3 (2.36%) Xcode
5 3 (2.36%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 4 (3.15%) Retail
2 3 (2.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (75.59%) Developer
2 37 (29.13%) .NET Developer
3 36 (28.35%) C# Developer
4 26 (20.47%) Senior Developer
5 21 (16.54%) Software Developer
6 20 (15.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (15.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (14.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (11.81%) Architect
8 15 (11.81%) Technical Architect
9 13 (10.24%) Web Developer
10 12 (9.45%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (9.45%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (7.09%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (6.30%) Software Architect
13 7 (5.51%) C# Programmer
13 7 (5.51%) Programmer
14 6 (4.72%) Project Manager
15 5 (3.94%) Software Engineer
15 5 (3.94%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (100.00%) .NET
2 105 (82.68%) ASP.NET
3 91 (71.65%) HTML
4 85 (66.93%) jQuery
5 83 (65.35%) CSS
6 66 (51.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (51.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 52 (40.94%) Web Services
9 50 (39.37%) XML
10 48 (37.80%) Ajax
11 45 (35.43%) XSLT
11 45 (35.43%) XHTML
12 44 (34.65%) SOAP
12 44 (34.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 42 (33.07%) LINQ
14 41 (32.28%) XSD
15 40 (31.50%) HTML5
16 31 (24.41%) WPF
17 25 (19.69%) CSS3
18 23 (18.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.36%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
3 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.81%) Windows
2 9 (7.09%) Windows Mobile
3 8 (6.30%) Android
3 8 (6.30%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.51%) Linux
5 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.35%) MVC
2 24 (18.90%) UML
3 18 (14.17%) Unit Testing
4 17 (13.39%) TDD
5 16 (12.60%) Software Engineering
6 15 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (9.45%) Logistics
8 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.30%) Web Design
9 8 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.51%) Content Management
11 6 (4.72%) MVVM
12 4 (3.15%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (3.15%) Supplier Management
12 4 (3.15%) OO
12 4 (3.15%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.15%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.15%) Mobile Device Management
13 3 (2.36%) Online Marketing
13 3 (2.36%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 109 (85.83%) C#
2 91 (71.65%) SQL
3 80 (62.99%) JavaScript
4 49 (38.58%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.72%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.72%) XAML
6 4 (3.15%) PHP
6 4 (3.15%) Java
7 3 (2.36%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (23.62%) Degree
2 10 (7.87%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
2 6 (4.72%) TickIT
2 6 (4.72%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 77 (60.63%) Microsoft
2 32 (25.20%) Oracle
3 6 (4.72%) Telerik
4 5 (3.94%) Siemens
5 3 (2.36%) Google
6 1 (0.79%) Facebook
6 1 (0.79%) Twitter
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.79%) EPiServer