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

Location
3 months to
21 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 122 199 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 30.73% 44.22% 33.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 77.22% 75.38% 61.78%
Number of salaries quoted 110 185 95
Average salary £41,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.32% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £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
158 264 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.80% 58.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 142 245 150
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 £31,200 £26,500 £26,500
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 21 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 238 (77.02%) C#
2 182 (58.90%) SQL Server
3 160 (51.78%) ASP.NET
4 135 (43.69%) jQuery
5 134 (43.37%) JavaScript
6 131 (42.39%) CSS
7 128 (41.42%) HTML
8 125 (40.45%) SQL
9 108 (34.95%) MVC
10 98 (31.72%) XML
11 78 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
12 77 (24.92%) .NET Framework
13 76 (24.60%) Ajax
14 68 (22.01%) Microsoft
14 68 (22.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 63 (20.39%) VB.NET
16 59 (19.09%) Web Services
17 57 (18.45%) T-SQL
17 57 (18.45%) HTML5
18 55 (17.80%) Windows
19 54 (17.48%) CSS3
20 53 (17.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 53 (17.15%) XSLT
21 51 (16.50%) TDD
22 49 (15.86%) Java
23 48 (15.53%) XHTML
24 47 (15.21%) Web Development
25 41 (13.27%) SharePoint
25 41 (13.27%) SOAP
26 40 (12.94%) LINQ

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 21 (6.80%) Node.js
3 17 (5.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.27%) CMS
5 5 (1.62%) IIS
6 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.29%) DNN
7 2 (0.65%) WordPress
8 1 (0.32%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.32%) Apache
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.27%) Visualfiles
3 4 (1.29%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.06%) Internet
2 24 (7.77%) LDAP
3 11 (3.56%) VoIP
4 9 (2.91%) Wireless
4 9 (2.91%) Firewall
4 9 (2.91%) VPN
5 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.65%) LAN
5 2 (0.65%) HTTP
5 2 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (58.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (6.47%) MySQL
5 16 (5.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 14 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.32%) DTS
12 1 (0.32%) Informix
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (7.77%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.18%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.56%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.59%) MSTest
6 7 (2.27%) Selenium
7 6 (1.94%) NUnit
8 5 (1.62%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.62%) Subversion
8 5 (1.62%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.62%) Moq
9 4 (1.29%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.97%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.97%) Hudson
11 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Blend
12 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (10.36%) Finance
2 11 (3.56%) Retail
2 11 (3.56%) Marketing
3 7 (2.27%) Law
3 7 (2.27%) Legal
4 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.97%) Games
5 2 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.32%) Automotive
6 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 269 (87.06%) Developer
2 105 (33.98%) .NET Developer
3 66 (21.36%) C# Developer
4 50 (16.18%) Software Developer
5 49 (15.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (14.56%) Senior Developer
7 40 (12.94%) Web Developer
8 39 (12.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (12.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (8.09%) C++ Developer
10 25 (8.09%) C++ Software Developer
11 18 (5.83%) SharePoint Developer
11 18 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (4.85%) Junior
13 14 (4.53%) CRM Developer
14 13 (4.21%) Junior Developer
15 12 (3.88%) Analyst
16 10 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 10 (3.24%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (51.78%) ASP.NET
2 135 (43.69%) jQuery
3 131 (42.39%) CSS
4 128 (41.42%) HTML
5 98 (31.72%) XML
6 77 (24.92%) .NET Framework
7 76 (24.60%) Ajax
8 68 (22.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 59 (19.09%) Web Services
10 57 (18.45%) HTML5
11 54 (17.48%) CSS3
12 53 (17.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 53 (17.15%) XSLT
13 48 (15.53%) XHTML
14 41 (13.27%) SOAP
15 40 (12.94%) LINQ
16 39 (12.62%) RESTful
17 35 (11.33%) WCF
18 33 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web API
19 30 (9.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.71%) Mathematics
3 28 (9.06%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.77%) PKI
4 24 (7.77%) Smartcard
4 24 (7.77%) Blackberry
5 13 (4.21%) Open Source
6 10 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.27%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.94%) User Experience
8 6 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.29%) iPhone
11 2 (0.65%) New Media
11 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.32%) Physics
12 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.80%) Windows
2 33 (10.68%) Android
3 29 (9.39%) Apple iOS
4 24 (7.77%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (0.97%) Linux
6 1 (0.32%) UNIX
6 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (34.95%) MVC
2 78 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (16.50%) TDD
4 47 (15.21%) Web Development
5 35 (11.33%) Software Engineering
6 26 (8.41%) E-Commerce
7 24 (7.77%) Web Application Development
7 24 (7.77%) Cyber Security
8 23 (7.44%) CRM
9 20 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (6.15%) Waterfall
11 17 (5.50%) Dependency Injection
12 16 (5.18%) OWASP
13 15 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (4.85%) BDD
13 15 (4.85%) Mentoring
14 12 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (3.88%) ERP
15 11 (3.56%) Scrum
15 11 (3.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 238 (77.02%) C#
2 134 (43.37%) JavaScript
3 125 (40.45%) SQL
4 63 (20.39%) VB.NET
5 57 (18.45%) T-SQL
6 49 (15.86%) Java
7 29 (9.39%) VB
8 25 (8.09%) C++
9 21 (6.80%) PHP
10 15 (4.85%) Ruby
11 12 (3.88%) C
12 9 (2.91%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.27%) VBScript
13 7 (2.27%) VBA
13 7 (2.27%) VB6
14 3 (0.97%) Perl
14 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.65%) PHP5
15 2 (0.65%) Python
16 1 (0.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (4.21%) Degree
2 9 (2.91%) GIAC
2 9 (2.91%) CISSP
2 9 (2.91%) CEH
2 9 (2.91%) CISMP
2 9 (2.91%) GPEN
2 9 (2.91%) OSCP
3 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) MCSD
6 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.56%) QA
2 9 (2.91%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.27%) SLA
4 3 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.65%) COBIT
5 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 68 (22.01%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.36%) Oracle
3 7 (2.27%) LexisNexis
4 6 (1.94%) Google
5 5 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.62%) Siebel
5 5 (1.62%) NetSuite
6 4 (1.29%) SAP
7 3 (0.97%) Twitter
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix
8 1 (0.32%) Progress
8 1 (0.32%) Telerik
8 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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IT Connections
Salary: to £26,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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networx
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum + bonus, pension, share option ++
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £300 - £350 per day
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Topps Tiles
Salary: £20,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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