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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 108 242 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 29.03% 44.81% 45.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 70.59% 72.02% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 101 218 115
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
153 336 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.13% 62.22% 57.59%
Number of salaries quoted 142 302 146
Average salary £42,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.06% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £41,000
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 21 November 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 206 (76.30%) C#
2 162 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 144 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 117 (43.33%) jQuery
5 116 (42.96%) HTML
6 115 (42.59%) CSS
7 110 (40.74%) SQL
8 102 (37.78%) JavaScript
9 100 (37.04%) MVC
10 83 (30.74%) XML
11 64 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (22.96%) Ajax
12 62 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (22.59%) .NET Framework
14 56 (20.74%) Windows
15 54 (20.00%) HTML5
16 52 (19.26%) XSLT
17 50 (18.52%) VB.NET
17 50 (18.52%) CSS3
18 48 (17.78%) Microsoft
19 47 (17.41%) Java
20 46 (17.04%) TDD
21 45 (16.67%) XHTML
21 45 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 44 (16.30%) T-SQL
22 44 (16.30%) Web Development
23 40 (14.81%) Web Services
24 39 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
25 37 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
25 37 (13.70%) RESTful

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 29 (10.74%) SharePoint
2 21 (7.78%) Node.js
3 10 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.59%) CMS
5 5 (1.85%) DNN
6 4 (1.48%) IIS
7 3 (1.11%) WordPress
8 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.37%) Apache
9 1 (0.37%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 30 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.59%) Visualfiles
1 7 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.37%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.85%) Internet
2 21 (7.78%) LDAP
3 7 (2.59%) VoIP
3 7 (2.59%) Firewall
3 7 (2.59%) Wireless
3 7 (2.59%) VPN
4 2 (0.74%) HTTP
4 2 (0.74%) WAN
4 2 (0.74%) LAN
5 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 18 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.93%) MySQL
4 16 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.74%) Adabas
9 2 (0.74%) DB2
10 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.37%) Informix
10 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.96%) Subversion
4 7 (2.59%) Selenium
4 7 (2.59%) MSTest
5 6 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.22%) CruiseControl
6 5 (1.85%) NUnit
6 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Blend
6 5 (1.85%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.48%) Moq
7 4 (1.48%) Hudson
7 4 (1.48%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (10.74%) Finance
2 11 (4.07%) Marketing
3 10 (3.70%) Retail
4 7 (2.59%) Law
4 7 (2.59%) Legal
5 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 229 (84.81%) Developer
2 101 (37.41%) .NET Developer
3 63 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 56 (20.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (17.04%) Software Developer
6 41 (15.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (11.85%) Senior Developer
9 29 (10.74%) Web Developer
10 22 (8.15%) C++ Developer
10 22 (8.15%) C++ Software Developer
11 20 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (6.30%) Junior
13 15 (5.56%) Junior Developer
13 15 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
14 13 (4.81%) Analyst
14 13 (4.81%) VB.NET Developer
15 11 (4.07%) SharePoint Developer
16 9 (3.33%) SQL Developer
17 8 (2.96%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 117 (43.33%) jQuery
3 116 (42.96%) HTML
4 115 (42.59%) CSS
5 83 (30.74%) XML
6 62 (22.96%) Ajax
6 62 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (22.59%) .NET Framework
8 54 (20.00%) HTML5
9 52 (19.26%) XSLT
10 50 (18.52%) CSS3
11 45 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 45 (16.67%) XHTML
12 40 (14.81%) Web Services
13 39 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 37 (13.70%) RESTful
15 33 (12.22%) WCF
16 31 (11.48%) LINQ
17 27 (10.00%) JSON
18 24 (8.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.63%) Mathematics
3 25 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.78%) Smartcard
4 21 (7.78%) Blackberry
4 21 (7.78%) PKI
5 13 (4.81%) Open Source
6 7 (2.59%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.74%) New Media
8 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.74%) User Experience
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 56 (20.74%) Windows
2 27 (10.00%) Android
3 26 (9.63%) Apple iOS
4 21 (7.78%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.37%) Linux
5 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (37.04%) MVC
2 64 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (17.04%) TDD
4 44 (16.30%) Web Development
5 32 (11.85%) Software Engineering
6 28 (10.37%) E-Commerce
7 24 (8.89%) Web Application Development
8 22 (8.15%) Mentoring
9 21 (7.78%) Cyber Security
9 21 (7.78%) BDD
10 19 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (7.04%) Waterfall
11 16 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (5.93%) Logistics
12 15 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (5.56%) CRM
13 14 (5.19%) Dependency Injection
14 12 (4.44%) OWASP
14 12 (4.44%) ERP
15 11 (4.07%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 206 (76.30%) C#
2 110 (40.74%) SQL
3 102 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 50 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 47 (17.41%) Java
6 44 (16.30%) T-SQL
7 28 (10.37%) VB
8 23 (8.52%) C++
9 20 (7.41%) Ruby
10 18 (6.67%) PHP
11 10 (3.70%) C
12 7 (2.59%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.85%) VB6
13 5 (1.85%) VBA
13 5 (1.85%) VBScript
14 2 (0.74%) COBOL
14 2 (0.74%) NATURAL
14 2 (0.74%) JCL
15 1 (0.37%) XAML
15 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (5.19%) Degree
2 8 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.59%) GIAC
3 7 (2.59%) CEH
3 7 (2.59%) CISMP
3 7 (2.59%) CISSP
3 7 (2.59%) GPEN
3 7 (2.59%) OSCP
4 4 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.74%) MCSD
6 2 (0.74%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.59%) SLA
1 7 (2.59%) QA
1 7 (2.59%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.74%) COBIT
3 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 48 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.11%) Oracle
3 7 (2.59%) LexisNexis
4 4 (1.48%) Twitter
5 3 (1.11%) Google
5 3 (1.11%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.11%) Siebel
5 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.74%) Citrix
6 2 (0.74%) SAP
6 2 (0.74%) IBM
7 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.37%) Progress
7 1 (0.37%) Telerik
Leicester, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £59,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £38,800 per annum + bonus + pension + share option ++
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago