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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 141 230 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 32.64% 39.12% 39.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.82% 81.27% 85.78%
Number of salaries quoted 118 203 159
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,825 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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
191 283 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.21% 48.13% 46.47%
Number of salaries quoted 155 250 187
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 26 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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#
2 190 (72.24%) SQL Server
3 154 (58.56%) ASP.NET
4 115 (43.73%) JavaScript
4 115 (43.73%) SQL
5 108 (41.06%) CSS
5 108 (41.06%) jQuery
6 106 (40.30%) MVC
7 102 (38.78%) HTML
8 78 (29.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 76 (28.90%) XML
10 72 (27.38%) .NET Framework
11 66 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (23.19%) Microsoft
13 60 (22.81%) VB.NET
14 53 (20.15%) Windows
14 53 (20.15%) Ajax
15 48 (18.25%) Java
15 48 (18.25%) XSLT
16 46 (17.49%) Web Services
17 44 (16.73%) TDD
18 43 (16.35%) SOAP
19 42 (15.97%) T-SQL
20 39 (14.83%) XHTML
20 39 (14.83%) SQL Server 2012
21 36 (13.69%) SQL Server 2005
21 36 (13.69%) SQL Server 2008
22 34 (12.93%) CSS3
23 33 (12.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 32 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 20 (7.60%) Node.js
2 10 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.28%) IIS
4 5 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.76%) CMS
6 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.38%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.38%) DNN
7 1 (0.38%) Drupal
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.38%) WordPress
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (9.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.27%) Internet
2 12 (4.56%) LDAP
3 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (72.24%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (13.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 36 (13.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (7.60%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.70%) MySQL
5 15 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.90%) Adabas
8 3 (1.14%) DB2
9 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.38%) Informix
10 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (7.60%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.66%) Subversion
4 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (1.14%) Selenium
5 3 (1.14%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.76%) NUnit
6 2 (0.76%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.76%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.38%) MSTest
7 1 (0.38%) Hudson
7 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.38%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.38%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (9.51%) Finance
2 9 (3.42%) Retail
3 3 (1.14%) Marketing
4 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 196 (74.52%) Developer
2 96 (36.50%) .NET Developer
3 61 (23.19%) C# Developer
4 57 (21.67%) Software Developer
5 47 (17.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (13.31%) Senior Developer
7 33 (12.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (12.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (10.65%) Team Leader
10 20 (7.60%) .NET Team Leader
11 17 (6.46%) Web Developer
12 16 (6.08%) Applications Support
13 15 (5.70%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (5.32%) Development Team Leader
14 14 (5.32%) Analyst
15 12 (4.56%) Applications Developer
15 12 (4.56%) C++ Developer
15 12 (4.56%) Senior Software Developer
15 12 (4.56%) Java Team Leader
15 12 (4.56%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (58.56%) ASP.NET
2 108 (41.06%) CSS
2 108 (41.06%) jQuery
3 102 (38.78%) HTML
4 78 (29.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 76 (28.90%) XML
6 72 (27.38%) .NET Framework
7 53 (20.15%) Ajax
8 48 (18.25%) XSLT
9 46 (17.49%) Web Services
10 43 (16.35%) SOAP
11 39 (14.83%) XHTML
12 34 (12.93%) CSS3
13 33 (12.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 32 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (10.27%) RESTful
15 27 (10.27%) HTML5
16 24 (9.13%) XSD
17 23 (8.75%) LINQ
17 23 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.56%) Smartcard
3 12 (4.56%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.56%) PKI
3 12 (4.56%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.80%) Open Source
5 9 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.04%) Graphic Design
6 8 (3.04%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.90%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.52%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.76%) NHS
11 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.15%) Windows
2 17 (6.46%) Android
3 13 (4.94%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.56%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.76%) Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) UNIX
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (40.30%) MVC
2 66 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (16.73%) TDD
4 29 (11.03%) Software Engineering
5 28 (10.65%) Web Development
6 27 (10.27%) BDD
7 23 (8.75%) Mentoring
8 22 (8.37%) Web Application Development
9 19 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (6.84%) Scrum
11 16 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (5.70%) Coaching
13 14 (5.32%) Logistics
14 12 (4.56%) Project Management
14 12 (4.56%) E-Commerce
14 12 (4.56%) Cyber Security
15 9 (3.42%) Waterfall
15 9 (3.42%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (3.42%) Web Design
16 8 (3.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 218 (82.89%) C#
2 115 (43.73%) JavaScript
2 115 (43.73%) SQL
3 60 (22.81%) VB.NET
4 48 (18.25%) Java
5 42 (15.97%) T-SQL
6 20 (7.60%) Ruby
7 17 (6.46%) C++
8 16 (6.08%) VB
9 8 (3.04%) COBOL
10 6 (2.28%) VB6
11 5 (1.90%) NATURAL
11 5 (1.90%) JCL
12 4 (1.52%) PHP
13 2 (0.76%) VBA
14 1 (0.38%) XAML
14 1 (0.38%) PHP5
14 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.38%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (3.42%) Degree
2 7 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.18%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.90%) Firmware
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 61 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.22%) Oracle
3 9 (3.42%) Google
4 5 (1.90%) Twitter
4 5 (1.90%) IBM
4 5 (1.90%) Citrix
5 2 (0.76%) Telerik
5 2 (0.76%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.38%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.38%) Facebook
6 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.38%) SAP
6 1 (0.38%) Siebel
6 1 (0.38%) Sage
6 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.38%) VMware
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £47,000 per annum + bonus (c15%), pension, heathcare +++
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £46,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus (c15%), pension, healthcare + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicestershire Police
Salary: From £29,235 to £38,289 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago