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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 123 199 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 31.06% 44.42% 34.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 76.88% 74.25% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 111 187 91
Average salary £41,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.32% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £45,000
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
160 268 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.40% 59.82% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 144 251 140
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 234 (76.97%) C#
2 180 (59.21%) SQL Server
3 159 (52.30%) ASP.NET
4 132 (43.42%) jQuery
5 131 (43.09%) CSS
6 130 (42.76%) JavaScript
7 127 (41.78%) HTML
8 123 (40.46%) SQL
9 106 (34.87%) MVC
10 96 (31.58%) XML
11 76 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 76 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (24.01%) Ajax
13 69 (22.70%) Microsoft
14 68 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 61 (20.07%) VB.NET
16 58 (19.08%) Web Services
17 56 (18.42%) HTML5
18 55 (18.09%) Windows
19 54 (17.76%) XSLT
19 54 (17.76%) T-SQL
19 54 (17.76%) CSS3
20 52 (17.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 51 (16.78%) TDD
22 49 (16.12%) XHTML
23 47 (15.46%) Web Development
24 46 (15.13%) Java
25 41 (13.49%) SOAP
25 41 (13.49%) SharePoint
26 40 (13.16%) RESTful

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 41 (13.49%) SharePoint
2 22 (7.24%) Node.js
3 17 (5.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.30%) CMS
5 5 (1.64%) IIS
6 4 (1.32%) DNN
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.66%) WordPress
8 1 (0.33%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.33%) Apache
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.30%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.99%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.54%) Internet
2 23 (7.57%) LDAP
3 9 (2.96%) VoIP
4 8 (2.63%) VPN
4 8 (2.63%) Firewall
4 8 (2.63%) Wireless
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
5 2 (0.66%) HTTP
6 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (59.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (6.58%) MySQL
5 16 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 16 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 24 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.59%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.62%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.63%) MSTest
6 7 (2.30%) Selenium
7 6 (1.97%) NUnit
8 5 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.64%) Moq
8 5 (1.64%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.64%) Subversion
9 4 (1.32%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.99%) Hudson
11 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Blend
12 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (10.20%) Finance
2 11 (3.62%) Marketing
3 10 (3.29%) Retail
4 7 (2.30%) Law
4 7 (2.30%) Legal
5 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.99%) Games
6 2 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.33%) Automotive
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 266 (87.50%) Developer
2 106 (34.87%) .NET Developer
3 66 (21.71%) C# Developer
4 50 (16.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 45 (14.80%) Senior Developer
7 39 (12.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 38 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 38 (12.50%) Web Developer
9 24 (7.89%) C++ Developer
9 24 (7.89%) C++ Software Developer
10 18 (5.92%) SharePoint Developer
10 18 (5.92%) Senior C# Developer
10 18 (5.92%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (5.26%) Junior
12 14 (4.61%) Junior Developer
12 14 (4.61%) CRM Developer
13 11 (3.62%) Analyst
13 11 (3.62%) VB.NET Developer
14 10 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (52.30%) ASP.NET
2 132 (43.42%) jQuery
3 131 (43.09%) CSS
4 127 (41.78%) HTML
5 96 (31.58%) XML
6 76 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 73 (24.01%) Ajax
8 68 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (19.08%) Web Services
10 56 (18.42%) HTML5
11 54 (17.76%) XSLT
11 54 (17.76%) CSS3
12 52 (17.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 49 (16.12%) XHTML
14 41 (13.49%) SOAP
15 40 (13.16%) RESTful
15 40 (13.16%) LINQ
16 35 (11.51%) WCF
17 34 (11.18%) ASP.NET Web API
18 30 (9.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (9.54%) Mathematics
3 27 (8.88%) Computer Science
4 23 (7.57%) PKI
4 23 (7.57%) Smartcard
4 23 (7.57%) Blackberry
5 12 (3.95%) Open Source
6 10 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.30%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.97%) User Experience
9 5 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.32%) iPhone
11 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.66%) New Media
12 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.09%) Windows
2 32 (10.53%) Android
3 28 (9.21%) Apple iOS
4 23 (7.57%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (0.66%) Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (34.87%) MVC
2 76 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (16.78%) TDD
4 47 (15.46%) Web Development
5 34 (11.18%) Software Engineering
6 26 (8.55%) E-Commerce
7 25 (8.22%) Web Application Development
8 23 (7.57%) CRM
8 23 (7.57%) Cyber Security
9 20 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 17 (5.59%) Dependency Injection
12 16 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.26%) BDD
12 16 (5.26%) OWASP
13 15 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (3.95%) ERP
16 11 (3.62%) Test Scripting
16 11 (3.62%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 234 (76.97%) C#
2 130 (42.76%) JavaScript
3 123 (40.46%) SQL
4 61 (20.07%) VB.NET
5 54 (17.76%) T-SQL
6 46 (15.13%) Java
7 28 (9.21%) VB
8 24 (7.89%) C++
9 19 (6.25%) PHP
10 16 (5.26%) Ruby
11 11 (3.62%) C
12 8 (2.63%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.97%) VB6
13 6 (1.97%) VBScript
13 6 (1.97%) VBA
14 2 (0.66%) PHP5
14 2 (0.66%) Perl
14 2 (0.66%) Python
14 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (4.28%) Degree
2 8 (2.63%) CEH
2 8 (2.63%) CISMP
2 8 (2.63%) CISSP
2 8 (2.63%) GIAC
2 8 (2.63%) GPEN
2 8 (2.63%) OSCP
3 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) MCSD
6 2 (0.66%) CCNA
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.96%) QA
2 8 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.30%) SLA
4 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.66%) COBIT
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 69 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.53%) Oracle
3 7 (2.30%) LexisNexis
4 6 (1.97%) Google
5 5 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.64%) Siebel
5 5 (1.64%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.99%) Twitter
6 3 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.33%) Citrix
7 1 (0.33%) Progress
7 1 (0.33%) Telerik
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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