The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 116 243 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 30.45% 43.86% 49.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 68.64% 77.64% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 108 205 168
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 313 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.36% 56.50% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 146 262 190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

.NET
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Salary Trend in Leicester

.NET
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

1 185 (79.06%) C#
2 161 (68.80%) SQL Server
3 127 (54.27%) ASP.NET
4 104 (44.44%) jQuery
5 101 (43.16%) SQL
6 92 (39.32%) CSS
7 91 (38.89%) HTML
8 90 (38.46%) MVC
9 89 (38.03%) JavaScript
10 72 (30.77%) XML
11 62 (26.50%) .NET Framework
12 61 (26.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (23.50%) Ajax
14 53 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
15 52 (22.22%) Windows
16 51 (21.79%) XSLT
17 48 (20.51%) Java
18 43 (18.38%) TDD
19 42 (17.95%) XHTML
19 42 (17.95%) Microsoft
20 38 (16.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 37 (15.81%) Web Development
21 37 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
22 36 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
22 36 (15.38%) HTML5
23 35 (14.96%) VB.NET
24 34 (14.53%) Web Services
25 33 (14.10%) RESTful
26 32 (13.68%) CSS3
27 30 (12.82%) JSON

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 21 (8.97%) Node.js
2 13 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.99%) IIS
4 5 (2.14%) DNN
5 4 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.28%) CMS
6 3 (1.28%) WordPress
7 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.43%) Drupal
7 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.39%) Internet
2 18 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (68.80%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.40%) MySQL
3 21 (8.97%) NoSQL
4 20 (8.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (6.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.28%) Adabas
8 3 (1.28%) DB2
8 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.43%) Informix
9 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (8.97%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.42%) Subversion
4 6 (2.56%) Selenium
5 5 (2.14%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.14%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.71%) Microsoft Blend
7 3 (1.28%) MSTest
8 2 (0.85%) Hudson
8 2 (0.85%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.43%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.43%) NUnit
9 1 (0.43%) Ranorex
General
1 22 (9.40%) Finance
2 8 (3.42%) Retail
3 6 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (0.43%) Law
4 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 172 (73.50%) Developer
2 81 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 55 (23.50%) C# Developer
4 48 (20.51%) Software Developer
5 42 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (14.53%) Senior Developer
7 31 (13.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (9.40%) Senior .NET Developer
10 21 (8.97%) Team Leader
11 19 (8.12%) C++ Software Developer
11 19 (8.12%) C++ Developer
12 18 (7.69%) Web Developer
13 15 (6.41%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (5.98%) .NET Team Leader
15 12 (5.13%) Junior Developer
15 12 (5.13%) Junior
16 10 (4.27%) VB.NET Developer
16 10 (4.27%) SQL Developer
17 9 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (54.27%) ASP.NET
2 104 (44.44%) jQuery
3 92 (39.32%) CSS
4 91 (38.89%) HTML
5 72 (30.77%) XML
6 62 (26.50%) .NET Framework
7 61 (26.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (23.50%) Ajax
9 51 (21.79%) XSLT
10 42 (17.95%) XHTML
11 38 (16.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 36 (15.38%) HTML5
12 36 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (14.53%) Web Services
14 33 (14.10%) RESTful
15 32 (13.68%) CSS3
16 30 (12.82%) JSON
17 26 (11.11%) LINQ
18 24 (10.26%) WCF
18 24 (10.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.83%) Mathematics
3 19 (8.12%) Computer Science
4 18 (7.69%) PKI
4 18 (7.69%) Smartcard
4 18 (7.69%) Blackberry
5 11 (4.70%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.42%) Open Source
8 7 (2.99%) Data Integration
8 7 (2.99%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.71%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.28%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.85%) New Media
12 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.43%) NHS
12 1 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.22%) Windows
2 25 (10.68%) Android
3 24 (10.26%) Apple iOS
4 18 (7.69%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (0.85%) Linux
6 1 (0.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.46%) MVC
2 53 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (18.38%) TDD
4 37 (15.81%) Web Development
5 28 (11.97%) BDD
6 25 (10.68%) Mentoring
6 25 (10.68%) E-Commerce
7 24 (10.26%) Software Engineering
8 22 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (9.40%) Web Application Development
9 18 (7.69%) Cyber Security
9 18 (7.69%) Logistics
10 15 (6.41%) Waterfall
11 14 (5.98%) Coaching
12 12 (5.13%) Web Design
13 11 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.70%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (4.70%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (4.27%) Release Management
14 10 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 185 (79.06%) C#
2 101 (43.16%) SQL
3 89 (38.03%) JavaScript
4 48 (20.51%) Java
5 35 (14.96%) VB.NET
6 27 (11.54%) T-SQL
7 23 (9.83%) C++
7 23 (9.83%) VB
8 21 (8.97%) Ruby
9 11 (4.70%) PHP
10 6 (2.56%) COBOL
10 6 (2.56%) VB6
11 4 (1.71%) VBScript
11 4 (1.71%) VBA
12 3 (1.28%) NATURAL
12 3 (1.28%) JCL
12 3 (1.28%) C
13 1 (0.43%) Perl
13 1 (0.43%) PHP5
13 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (2.99%) Degree
2 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 42 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (2.56%) Google
4 5 (2.14%) IBM
4 5 (2.14%) Citrix
5 3 (1.28%) Twitter
6 2 (0.85%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.85%) Telerik
7 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.43%) Sage
7 1 (0.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) Facebook
7 1 (0.43%) LexisNexis
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