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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 132 221 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 30.99% 38.98% 45.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 68.39% 73.91% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 117 199 156
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
193 299 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 45.31% 52.73% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 161 273 188
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 May 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 218 (82.89%) C#
2 192 (73.00%) SQL Server
3 165 (62.74%) ASP.NET
4 130 (49.43%) JavaScript
5 126 (47.91%) SQL
6 115 (43.73%) CSS
7 110 (41.83%) jQuery
8 109 (41.44%) HTML
9 92 (34.98%) .NET Framework
10 90 (34.22%) MVC
11 75 (28.52%) XML
11 75 (28.52%) Microsoft
12 67 (25.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 66 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
14 62 (23.57%) Web Services
15 61 (23.19%) VB.NET
16 57 (21.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 55 (20.91%) Ajax
17 55 (20.91%) SQL Server 2008
18 54 (20.53%) SOAP
19 53 (20.15%) T-SQL
20 52 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
21 47 (17.87%) XSLT
22 42 (15.97%) XHTML
23 39 (14.83%) Windows
23 39 (14.83%) XSD
24 37 (14.07%) Java
25 35 (13.31%) CSS3
26 31 (11.79%) TDD
27 26 (9.89%) Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (4.94%) Node.js
2 5 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.90%) IIS
3 4 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.14%) CMS
5 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.32%) Internet
2 7 (2.66%) LDAP
3 3 (1.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (73.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (21.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 55 (20.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.18%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.42%) MySQL
9 4 (1.52%) Adabas
10 3 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.56%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.04%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.14%) Subversion
5 2 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.76%) NUnit
5 2 (0.76%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.76%) Selenium
5 2 (0.76%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.38%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.38%) Moq
6 1 (0.38%) MSTest
6 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (9.13%) Finance
2 8 (3.04%) Retail
3 3 (1.14%) Marketing
4 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.76%) Back Office
5 1 (0.38%) French Language
5 1 (0.38%) German Language
5 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 195 (74.14%) Developer
2 77 (29.28%) .NET Developer
3 64 (24.33%) Software Developer
4 48 (18.25%) C# Developer
5 46 (17.49%) Senior Developer
6 33 (12.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (11.79%) Team Leader
8 29 (11.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (9.89%) Senior Software Developer
9 26 (9.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (8.37%) .NET Team Leader
11 19 (7.22%) Web Developer
12 18 (6.84%) Analyst
12 18 (6.84%) Applications Support
13 15 (5.70%) Applications Developer
14 14 (5.32%) Development Team Leader
15 12 (4.56%) Java Team Leader
16 9 (3.42%) .NET Web Developer
17 8 (3.04%) Senior .NET Developer
17 8 (3.04%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (62.74%) ASP.NET
2 115 (43.73%) CSS
3 110 (41.83%) jQuery
4 109 (41.44%) HTML
5 92 (34.98%) .NET Framework
6 75 (28.52%) XML
7 67 (25.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (23.57%) Web Services
9 55 (20.91%) Ajax
10 54 (20.53%) SOAP
11 47 (17.87%) XSLT
12 42 (15.97%) XHTML
13 39 (14.83%) XSD
14 35 (13.31%) CSS3
15 26 (9.89%) Entity Framework
16 24 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 20 (7.60%) LINQ
18 17 (6.46%) ASP.NET Web API
19 15 (5.70%) HTML5
19 15 (5.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.56%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.42%) Graphic Design
4 8 (3.04%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.04%) Open Source
4 8 (3.04%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.66%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.66%) PKI
5 7 (2.66%) Smartcard
5 7 (2.66%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.90%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.76%) NHS
8 2 (0.76%) Streaming Music
8 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.38%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.83%) Windows
2 12 (4.56%) Android
3 8 (3.04%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.66%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.14%) Linux
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (34.22%) MVC
2 66 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (11.79%) TDD
4 26 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (9.13%) Software Engineering
6 22 (8.37%) Scrum
7 20 (7.60%) Mentoring
8 19 (7.22%) Web Development
9 17 (6.46%) BDD
10 16 (6.08%) Web Application Development
11 15 (5.70%) Coaching
12 14 (5.32%) Project Management
13 10 (3.80%) Mobile Development
14 9 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (3.42%) Unit Testing
15 8 (3.04%) OO
15 8 (3.04%) Web Design
16 7 (2.66%) Cyber Security
17 6 (2.28%) E-Commerce
17 6 (2.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (82.89%) C#
2 130 (49.43%) JavaScript
3 126 (47.91%) SQL
4 61 (23.19%) VB.NET
5 53 (20.15%) T-SQL
6 37 (14.07%) Java
7 15 (5.70%) VB
8 12 (4.56%) C++
9 11 (4.18%) Ruby
10 9 (3.42%) VB6
11 7 (2.66%) COBOL
12 4 (1.52%) PHP
12 4 (1.52%) NATURAL
12 4 (1.52%) JCL
13 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.76%) C
14 2 (0.76%) Perl
14 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.76%) PHP5
15 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (3.80%) Degree
2 7 (2.66%) ISEB
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.42%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.90%) Firmware
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.76%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 75 (28.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.04%) Oracle
3 7 (2.66%) Google
4 4 (1.52%) IBM
4 4 (1.52%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.52%) Twitter
5 3 (1.14%) Citrix
5 3 (1.14%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.14%) SAP
6 2 (0.76%) Cognos
6 2 (0.76%) Siebel
6 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.76%) Telerik
6 2 (0.76%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.76%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.38%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.38%) VMware
7 1 (0.38%) Sage
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