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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 130 169 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 31.03% 43.22% 34.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 77.38% 77.52% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 119 155 118
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
168 218 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.10% 55.75% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 151 202 176
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £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 19 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 278 (77.87%) C#
2 216 (60.50%) SQL Server
3 188 (52.66%) ASP.NET
4 158 (44.26%) HTML
5 157 (43.98%) jQuery
6 156 (43.70%) SQL
7 153 (42.86%) CSS
8 152 (42.58%) JavaScript
9 123 (34.45%) MVC
10 120 (33.61%) XML
11 102 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 100 (28.01%) Ajax
13 87 (24.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 86 (24.09%) Microsoft
15 82 (22.97%) .NET Framework
16 81 (22.69%) HTML5
17 78 (21.85%) VB.NET
18 76 (21.29%) T-SQL
19 71 (19.89%) Web Services
20 70 (19.61%) CSS3
21 66 (18.49%) Java
22 65 (18.21%) XHTML
23 64 (17.93%) XSLT
24 58 (16.25%) Windows
25 56 (15.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 50 (14.01%) TDD
27 47 (13.17%) LINQ
27 47 (13.17%) SOAP
28 46 (12.89%) Web Development
29 45 (12.61%) RESTful

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.60%) Node.js
3 18 (5.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (2.80%) CMS
5 6 (1.68%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.12%) DNN
6 4 (1.12%) IIS
7 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.56%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 31 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.96%) Visualfiles
3 4 (1.12%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.56%) Internet
2 24 (6.72%) LDAP
3 19 (5.32%) VoIP
4 13 (3.64%) VPN
4 13 (3.64%) Firewall
4 13 (3.64%) Wireless
5 6 (1.68%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.56%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) WAN
6 2 (0.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (60.50%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (6.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (5.04%) MySQL
7 12 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.08%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.24%) DTS
10 7 (1.96%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (11.48%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.60%) Eclipse
3 16 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.36%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.08%) NUnit
6 8 (2.24%) Subversion
7 7 (1.96%) Selenium
8 6 (1.68%) Maven
8 6 (1.68%) Ant
8 6 (1.68%) MSTest
9 5 (1.40%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.40%) Moq
9 5 (1.40%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.12%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.84%) Hudson
11 3 (0.84%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Blend
13 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (8.68%) Finance
1 31 (8.68%) Retail
2 24 (6.72%) Marketing
3 8 (2.24%) Advertising
4 7 (1.96%) Law
4 7 (1.96%) Legal
4 7 (1.96%) Back Office
5 6 (1.68%) Games
6 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 303 (84.87%) Developer
2 114 (31.93%) .NET Developer
3 62 (17.37%) C# Developer
4 57 (15.97%) Web Developer
5 54 (15.13%) Software Developer
6 51 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 42 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 36 (10.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (7.00%) C++ Software Developer
10 25 (7.00%) C++ Developer
11 19 (5.32%) SharePoint Developer
12 17 (4.76%) CRM Developer
12 17 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (4.48%) Senior C# Developer
13 16 (4.48%) Development Manager
14 13 (3.64%) Project Manager
14 13 (3.64%) Analyst
14 13 (3.64%) SQL Developer
15 12 (3.36%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (52.66%) ASP.NET
2 158 (44.26%) HTML
3 157 (43.98%) jQuery
4 153 (42.86%) CSS
5 120 (33.61%) XML
6 100 (28.01%) Ajax
7 87 (24.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 82 (22.97%) .NET Framework
9 81 (22.69%) HTML5
10 71 (19.89%) Web Services
11 70 (19.61%) CSS3
12 65 (18.21%) XHTML
13 64 (17.93%) XSLT
14 56 (15.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 47 (13.17%) LINQ
15 47 (13.17%) SOAP
16 45 (12.61%) RESTful
17 35 (9.80%) WCF
18 34 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 29 (8.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.40%) Mathematics
3 29 (8.12%) Computer Science
4 24 (6.72%) PKI
4 24 (6.72%) Smartcard
4 24 (6.72%) Blackberry
5 16 (4.48%) Open Source
6 13 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.24%) User Experience
8 7 (1.96%) iPhone
9 5 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.12%) Statistics
11 3 (0.84%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.56%) New Media
12 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.28%) NHS
13 1 (0.28%) Physics
13 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (16.25%) Windows
2 36 (10.08%) Android
3 29 (8.12%) Apple iOS
4 24 (6.72%) BlackBerry OS
5 5 (1.40%) Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (34.45%) MVC
2 102 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (14.01%) TDD
4 46 (12.89%) Web Development
5 39 (10.92%) E-Commerce
6 35 (9.80%) CRM
7 34 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 29 (8.12%) Scrum
9 24 (6.72%) Project Management
9 24 (6.72%) OWASP
9 24 (6.72%) Cyber Security
10 23 (6.44%) Web Application Development
11 22 (6.16%) Web Accessibility
12 19 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (4.48%) UML
15 13 (3.64%) Extreme Programming
15 13 (3.64%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 278 (77.87%) C#
2 156 (43.70%) SQL
3 152 (42.58%) JavaScript
4 78 (21.85%) VB.NET
5 76 (21.29%) T-SQL
6 66 (18.49%) Java
7 35 (9.80%) VB
8 30 (8.40%) C++
9 28 (7.84%) PHP
10 16 (4.48%) C
11 14 (3.92%) VBScript
11 14 (3.92%) Objective-C
12 11 (3.08%) Ruby
13 7 (1.96%) VB6
14 6 (1.68%) VBA
15 3 (0.84%) Perl
15 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.56%) PHP5
16 2 (0.56%) XAML
16 2 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (3.64%) CISSP
1 13 (3.64%) GIAC
1 13 (3.64%) CEH
1 13 (3.64%) CISMP
1 13 (3.64%) GPEN
1 13 (3.64%) OSCP
2 12 (3.36%) Degree
3 7 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.56%) MCSD
6 2 (0.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.52%) QA
3 7 (1.96%) SLA
4 6 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.56%) COBIT
5 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 86 (24.09%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.80%) Oracle
3 8 (2.24%) Google
4 7 (1.96%) LexisNexis
5 6 (1.68%) Intershop
5 6 (1.68%) hybris
5 6 (1.68%) Demandware
5 6 (1.68%) ATG
6 5 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.40%) Siebel
6 5 (1.40%) NetSuite
7 4 (1.12%) SAP
8 3 (0.84%) Telerik
8 3 (0.84%) Twitter
9 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.28%) Progress
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