The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 187 154 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 34.00% 42.42% 45.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.62% 79.38% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 176 131 183
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
254 194 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 46.18% 53.44% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 237 170 223
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Leicestershire

.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 22 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 341 (80.81%) C#
2 273 (64.69%) SQL Server
3 230 (54.50%) ASP.NET
4 194 (45.97%) HTML
5 190 (45.02%) SQL
6 187 (44.31%) JavaScript
7 186 (44.08%) jQuery
8 181 (42.89%) CSS
9 151 (35.78%) XML
10 142 (33.65%) MVC
11 134 (31.75%) Ajax
12 133 (31.52%) Microsoft
13 122 (28.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 99 (23.46%) VB.NET
15 96 (22.75%) T-SQL
16 89 (21.09%) Visual Studio
16 89 (21.09%) .NET Framework
17 87 (20.62%) HTML5
18 80 (18.96%) Web Services
19 77 (18.25%) XSLT
20 75 (17.77%) XHTML
21 73 (17.30%) Java
21 73 (17.30%) CSS3
22 72 (17.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 68 (16.11%) Web Development
23 68 (16.11%) Windows
24 63 (14.93%) LINQ
25 62 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
26 61 (14.45%) SOAP
27 59 (13.98%) SQL Server 2012

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 43 (10.19%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.21%) Node.js
3 17 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (3.32%) IIS
5 13 (3.08%) CMS
6 6 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.42%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.71%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.24%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.24%) Apache
9 1 (0.24%) DNN
Applications
1 30 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.24%) MS Project
2 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.42%) Visualfiles
3 4 (0.95%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.24%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.87%) LDAP
2 27 (6.40%) VoIP
3 21 (4.98%) VPN
3 21 (4.98%) Firewall
3 21 (4.98%) Wireless
4 17 (4.03%) Internet
5 6 (1.42%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.47%) WAN
6 2 (0.47%) LAN
7 1 (0.24%) HTTP
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (64.69%) SQL Server
2 59 (13.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 57 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (10.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (3.55%) MySQL
6 12 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.90%) DTS
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.71%) Big Data
12 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.47%) InterBase
14 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 89 (21.09%) Visual Studio
2 29 (6.87%) NUnit
3 23 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (4.74%) Eclipse
5 7 (1.66%) Subversion
6 6 (1.42%) Maven
6 6 (1.42%) Ant
6 6 (1.42%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.18%) Moq
7 5 (1.18%) MSTest
8 3 (0.71%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (0.71%) Selenium
9 2 (0.47%) Hudson
10 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
General
1 44 (10.43%) Retail
2 37 (8.77%) Finance
3 22 (5.21%) Marketing
4 16 (3.79%) Games
5 9 (2.13%) Back Office
5 9 (2.13%) Advertising
6 6 (1.42%) Law
6 6 (1.42%) Legal
6 6 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 354 (83.89%) Developer
2 146 (34.60%) .NET Developer
3 70 (16.59%) Software Developer
4 69 (16.35%) C# Developer
5 62 (14.69%) Web Developer
6 61 (14.45%) Senior Developer
7 52 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 49 (11.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (9.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (6.87%) C++ Developer
10 29 (6.87%) C++ Software Developer
11 18 (4.27%) SharePoint Developer
11 18 (4.27%) Tester
12 17 (4.03%) Security Tester
12 17 (4.03%) CRM Developer
12 17 (4.03%) Penetration Tester
13 15 (3.55%) VB.NET Developer
13 15 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (3.08%) Development Manager
14 13 (3.08%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (54.50%) ASP.NET
2 194 (45.97%) HTML
3 186 (44.08%) jQuery
4 181 (42.89%) CSS
5 151 (35.78%) XML
6 134 (31.75%) Ajax
7 122 (28.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 89 (21.09%) .NET Framework
9 87 (20.62%) HTML5
10 80 (18.96%) Web Services
11 77 (18.25%) XSLT
12 75 (17.77%) XHTML
13 73 (17.30%) CSS3
14 72 (17.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 63 (14.93%) LINQ
16 62 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 61 (14.45%) SOAP
18 44 (10.43%) RESTful
19 39 (9.24%) XSD
20 35 (8.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.82%) Computer Science
2 30 (7.11%) Mathematics
3 29 (6.87%) PKI
3 29 (6.87%) Smartcard
3 29 (6.87%) Blackberry
4 26 (6.16%) Mobile App
5 23 (5.45%) Open Source
6 18 (4.27%) iPhone
7 5 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.95%) Statistics
8 4 (0.95%) Social Media
9 1 (0.24%) NHS
9 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.24%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 68 (16.11%) Windows
2 48 (11.37%) Android
3 32 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 29 (6.87%) BlackBerry OS
5 8 (1.90%) Linux
6 4 (0.95%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (33.65%) MVC
2 68 (16.11%) Web Development
3 55 (13.03%) TDD
4 52 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (11.61%) E-Commerce
6 48 (11.37%) Software Engineering
7 43 (10.19%) Scrum
8 35 (8.29%) CRM
9 33 (7.82%) Web Accessibility
9 33 (7.82%) OWASP
10 32 (7.58%) Project Management
11 30 (7.11%) UML
12 29 (6.87%) Cyber Security
13 28 (6.64%) Web Application Development
14 23 (5.45%) Extreme Programming
15 21 (4.98%) Security Testing
15 21 (4.98%) Information Management
15 21 (4.98%) Ethical Hacking
15 21 (4.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 21 (4.98%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 341 (80.81%) C#
2 190 (45.02%) SQL
3 187 (44.31%) JavaScript
4 99 (23.46%) VB.NET
5 96 (22.75%) T-SQL
6 73 (17.30%) Java
7 45 (10.66%) VB
8 37 (8.77%) C++
9 35 (8.29%) PHP
10 26 (6.16%) Objective-C
11 22 (5.21%) C
12 11 (2.61%) VBScript
12 11 (2.61%) VB6
13 8 (1.90%) VBA
14 5 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.18%) Perl
14 5 (1.18%) Ruby
15 4 (0.95%) PHP5
16 3 (0.71%) Delphi
16 3 (0.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (4.98%) GPEN
1 21 (4.98%) OSCP
1 21 (4.98%) CISSP
1 21 (4.98%) CISMP
1 21 (4.98%) GIAC
1 21 (4.98%) CEH
2 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (2.13%) Degree
2 9 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) MCSD
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.47%) CCNA
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.24%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.98%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.13%) QA
3 6 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.42%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) COBIT
4 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 133 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.72%) Oracle
3 15 (3.55%) Google
4 6 (1.42%) Intershop
4 6 (1.42%) ATG
4 6 (1.42%) LexisNexis
4 6 (1.42%) Demandware
4 6 (1.42%) hybris
5 5 (1.18%) Siebel
5 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.18%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.95%) Telerik
6 4 (0.95%) SAP
7 2 (0.47%) Twitter
8 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.24%) Progress
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe
8 1 (0.24%) Sage
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