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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 150 235 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 34.72% 40.45% 40.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.38% 78.33% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 128 211 157
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
199 300 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 46.06% 51.64% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 164 273 187
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 224 (84.21%) C#
2 193 (72.56%) SQL Server
3 164 (61.65%) ASP.NET
4 124 (46.62%) SQL
5 123 (46.24%) JavaScript
6 113 (42.48%) CSS
7 109 (40.98%) jQuery
8 106 (39.85%) HTML
9 96 (36.09%) MVC
10 85 (31.95%) .NET Framework
11 79 (29.70%) XML
12 74 (27.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 70 (26.32%) Microsoft
14 68 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
15 60 (22.56%) VB.NET
16 59 (22.18%) Web Services
17 55 (20.68%) Ajax
18 51 (19.17%) SOAP
18 51 (19.17%) SQL Server 2012
19 50 (18.80%) T-SQL
20 49 (18.42%) XSLT
20 49 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
21 48 (18.05%) SQL Server 2005
21 48 (18.05%) Windows
22 44 (16.54%) XHTML
23 42 (15.79%) Java
24 37 (13.91%) TDD
25 36 (13.53%) CSS3
26 34 (12.78%) XSD
27 30 (11.28%) Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (5.64%) Node.js
2 7 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.88%) IIS
3 5 (1.88%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.13%) CMS
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.38%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.38%) DNN
7 1 (0.38%) Drupal
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.38%) WordPress
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (9.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.77%) Internet
2 9 (3.38%) LDAP
3 3 (1.13%) Skype
4 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (72.56%) SQL Server
2 51 (19.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 49 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (18.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (5.64%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.14%) MySQL
8 5 (1.88%) Adabas
9 3 (1.13%) DB2
10 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (5.64%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.01%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.26%) Subversion
5 3 (1.13%) Selenium
5 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.75%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.75%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.38%) NUnit
7 1 (0.38%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.38%) Hudson
7 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.38%) TestComplete
General
1 24 (9.02%) Finance
2 8 (3.01%) Retail
3 3 (1.13%) Marketing
4 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.38%) Back Office
5 1 (0.38%) French Language
5 1 (0.38%) German Language
5 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 198 (74.44%) Developer
2 83 (31.20%) .NET Developer
3 63 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 56 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 42 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 40 (15.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (11.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (11.28%) Team Leader
8 30 (11.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (8.27%) .NET Team Leader
10 20 (7.52%) Senior Software Developer
11 19 (7.14%) Web Developer
12 18 (6.77%) Applications Support
13 16 (6.02%) Analyst
14 14 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
15 13 (4.89%) Applications Developer
16 12 (4.51%) Java Team Leader
17 11 (4.14%) Senior .NET Developer
18 9 (3.38%) C++ Software Developer
18 9 (3.38%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (61.65%) ASP.NET
2 113 (42.48%) CSS
3 109 (40.98%) jQuery
4 106 (39.85%) HTML
5 85 (31.95%) .NET Framework
6 79 (29.70%) XML
7 74 (27.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 59 (22.18%) Web Services
9 55 (20.68%) Ajax
10 51 (19.17%) SOAP
11 49 (18.42%) XSLT
12 44 (16.54%) XHTML
13 36 (13.53%) CSS3
14 34 (12.78%) XSD
15 30 (11.28%) Entity Framework
16 26 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 24 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (8.65%) LINQ
19 21 (7.89%) RESTful
19 21 (7.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.89%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.38%) Open Source
3 9 (3.38%) Smartcard
3 9 (3.38%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.38%) PKI
3 9 (3.38%) Graphic Design
3 9 (3.38%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.01%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.88%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.88%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.50%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.75%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (18.05%) Windows
2 14 (5.26%) Android
3 10 (3.76%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.38%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.75%) Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (36.09%) MVC
2 68 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (13.91%) TDD
4 26 (9.77%) Software Engineering
5 23 (8.65%) Web Development
6 22 (8.27%) BDD
7 21 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (7.89%) Scrum
8 20 (7.52%) Mentoring
9 17 (6.39%) Web Application Development
10 16 (6.02%) Project Management
11 15 (5.64%) Coaching
12 14 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (3.76%) Mobile Development
14 9 (3.38%) Cyber Security
14 9 (3.38%) E-Commerce
14 9 (3.38%) Web Design
14 9 (3.38%) Logistics
15 8 (3.01%) Unit Testing
16 7 (2.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 224 (84.21%) C#
2 124 (46.62%) SQL
3 123 (46.24%) JavaScript
4 60 (22.56%) VB.NET
5 50 (18.80%) T-SQL
6 42 (15.79%) Java
7 17 (6.39%) VB
8 15 (5.64%) C++
8 15 (5.64%) Ruby
9 8 (3.01%) COBOL
10 7 (2.63%) VB6
11 5 (1.88%) NATURAL
11 5 (1.88%) JCL
12 4 (1.50%) PHP
13 3 (1.13%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.75%) C
15 1 (0.38%) Perl
15 1 (0.38%) PHP5
15 1 (0.38%) XAML
15 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (3.76%) Degree
2 7 (2.63%) ISEB
3 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.88%) Firmware
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 70 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.51%) Oracle
3 8 (3.01%) Google
4 5 (1.88%) IBM
4 5 (1.88%) Twitter
5 4 (1.50%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.50%) Citrix
6 3 (1.13%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.75%) SAP
7 2 (0.75%) Siebel
7 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.75%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.75%) Telerik
7 2 (0.75%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.38%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.38%) Facebook
8 1 (0.38%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Sage
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