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 28 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
28 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 180 156 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 32.85% 42.16% 44.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.77% 80.00% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 170 131 180
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,490
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £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 £37,000
% 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
244 195 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.53% 52.70% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 227 169 221
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 28 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 337 (80.82%) C#
2 270 (64.75%) SQL Server
3 226 (54.20%) ASP.NET
4 192 (46.04%) HTML
5 186 (44.60%) SQL
6 185 (44.36%) JavaScript
7 184 (44.12%) jQuery
8 181 (43.41%) CSS
9 150 (35.97%) XML
10 142 (34.05%) MVC
11 132 (31.65%) Microsoft
12 131 (31.41%) Ajax
13 121 (29.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 99 (23.74%) VB.NET
15 95 (22.78%) T-SQL
16 88 (21.10%) HTML5
17 87 (20.86%) .NET Framework
18 85 (20.38%) Visual Studio
19 80 (19.18%) Web Services
20 76 (18.23%) XSLT
21 74 (17.75%) XHTML
21 74 (17.75%) CSS3
22 71 (17.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 71 (17.03%) Java
23 68 (16.31%) Windows
24 66 (15.83%) Web Development
25 62 (14.87%) LINQ
26 61 (14.63%) SOAP
27 60 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
28 58 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.28%) Node.js
3 18 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (3.12%) CMS
5 12 (2.88%) IIS
6 6 (1.44%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.24%) DNN
9 1 (0.24%) Apache
9 1 (0.24%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 31 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (5.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.44%) Visualfiles
3 4 (0.96%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.24%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) SaaS
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.71%) LDAP
2 26 (6.24%) VoIP
3 20 (4.80%) VPN
3 20 (4.80%) Wireless
3 20 (4.80%) Firewall
4 19 (4.56%) Internet
5 6 (1.44%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.48%) LAN
6 2 (0.48%) WAN
6 2 (0.48%) HTTP
7 1 (0.24%) Intranet
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (64.75%) SQL Server
2 58 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 56 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (3.84%) MySQL
6 12 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.92%) DTS
9 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.44%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.72%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.48%) Big Data
15 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (20.38%) Visual Studio
2 27 (6.47%) NUnit
3 22 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (4.80%) Eclipse
5 7 (1.68%) Subversion
5 7 (1.68%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.44%) Ant
6 6 (1.44%) Maven
7 5 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.20%) Moq
7 5 (1.20%) MSTest
8 3 (0.72%) Selenium
8 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (0.72%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.48%) Hudson
10 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (10.07%) Retail
2 37 (8.87%) Finance
3 23 (5.52%) Marketing
4 15 (3.60%) Games
5 9 (2.16%) Advertising
5 9 (2.16%) Back Office
6 6 (1.44%) Law
6 6 (1.44%) Legal
6 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 351 (84.17%) Developer
2 145 (34.77%) .NET Developer
3 69 (16.55%) Software Developer
3 69 (16.55%) C# Developer
4 62 (14.87%) Web Developer
4 62 (14.87%) Senior Developer
5 51 (12.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 48 (11.51%) ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (9.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (6.71%) C++ Developer
8 28 (6.71%) C++ Software Developer
9 19 (4.56%) SharePoint Developer
10 17 (4.08%) CRM Developer
10 17 (4.08%) Tester
11 16 (3.84%) Penetration Tester
11 16 (3.84%) Security Tester
12 15 (3.60%) Senior .NET Developer
13 14 (3.36%) VB.NET Developer
14 13 (3.12%) Senior Web Developer
14 13 (3.12%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (54.20%) ASP.NET
2 192 (46.04%) HTML
3 184 (44.12%) jQuery
4 181 (43.41%) CSS
5 150 (35.97%) XML
6 131 (31.41%) Ajax
7 121 (29.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 88 (21.10%) HTML5
9 87 (20.86%) .NET Framework
10 80 (19.18%) Web Services
11 76 (18.23%) XSLT
12 74 (17.75%) XHTML
12 74 (17.75%) CSS3
13 71 (17.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 62 (14.87%) LINQ
15 61 (14.63%) SOAP
16 60 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 46 (11.03%) RESTful
18 38 (9.11%) XSD
19 35 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.91%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.95%) Mathematics
3 28 (6.71%) PKI
3 28 (6.71%) Smartcard
3 28 (6.71%) Blackberry
4 23 (5.52%) Mobile App
5 22 (5.28%) Open Source
6 17 (4.08%) iPhone
7 5 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.96%) Social Media
8 4 (0.96%) Statistics
9 1 (0.24%) Physics
9 1 (0.24%) NHS
9 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (16.31%) Windows
2 46 (11.03%) Android
3 31 (7.43%) Apple iOS
4 28 (6.71%) BlackBerry OS
5 8 (1.92%) Linux
6 4 (0.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (34.05%) MVC
2 66 (15.83%) Web Development
3 56 (13.43%) TDD
4 51 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (11.27%) Software Engineering
6 46 (11.03%) E-Commerce
7 42 (10.07%) Scrum
8 35 (8.39%) CRM
9 32 (7.67%) OWASP
9 32 (7.67%) Web Accessibility
10 31 (7.43%) Project Management
11 28 (6.71%) UML
11 28 (6.71%) Web Application Development
11 28 (6.71%) Cyber Security
12 22 (5.28%) Extreme Programming
13 20 (4.80%) Information Management
13 20 (4.80%) Ethical Hacking
13 20 (4.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 20 (4.80%) Penetration Testing
13 20 (4.80%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 337 (80.82%) C#
2 186 (44.60%) SQL
3 185 (44.36%) JavaScript
4 99 (23.74%) VB.NET
5 95 (22.78%) T-SQL
6 71 (17.03%) Java
7 43 (10.31%) VB
8 36 (8.63%) C++
9 34 (8.15%) PHP
10 24 (5.76%) Objective-C
11 21 (5.04%) C
12 11 (2.64%) VBScript
13 10 (2.40%) VB6
14 8 (1.92%) VBA
15 6 (1.44%) Ruby
16 5 (1.20%) Perl
16 5 (1.20%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.96%) PHP5
18 3 (0.72%) XAML
19 2 (0.48%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (4.80%) CISSP
1 20 (4.80%) GIAC
1 20 (4.80%) CEH
1 20 (4.80%) CISMP
1 20 (4.80%) GPEN
1 20 (4.80%) OSCP
2 9 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.92%) Degree
4 3 (0.72%) MCSD
5 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.48%) CCNA
6 1 (0.24%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.80%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.16%) QA
3 6 (1.44%) SLA
3 6 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.48%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 132 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.35%) Oracle
3 15 (3.60%) Google
4 6 (1.44%) hybris
4 6 (1.44%) LexisNexis
4 6 (1.44%) Demandware
4 6 (1.44%) Intershop
4 6 (1.44%) ATG
5 5 (1.20%) NetSuite
5 5 (1.20%) Siebel
5 5 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.96%) SAP
6 4 (0.96%) Telerik
7 2 (0.48%) Twitter
8 1 (0.24%) Progress
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe
8 1 (0.24%) Sage
8 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
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