The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 245 187 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.77% 40.22% 33.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 79.29% 84.62% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 219 165 109
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
309 221 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 51.41% 47.53% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 279 198 174
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Leicestershire

.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 16 April 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 406 (84.23%) C#
2 348 (72.20%) SQL Server
3 282 (58.51%) ASP.NET
4 241 (50.00%) HTML
5 239 (49.59%) SQL
6 214 (44.40%) jQuery
7 213 (44.19%) CSS
8 198 (41.08%) JavaScript
9 188 (39.00%) XML
10 176 (36.51%) Microsoft
11 170 (35.27%) Ajax
12 167 (34.65%) MVC
13 148 (30.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 133 (27.59%) .NET Framework
15 122 (25.31%) HTML5
16 118 (24.48%) Visual Studio
17 98 (20.33%) CSS3
18 97 (20.12%) Web Development
18 97 (20.12%) Web Services
18 97 (20.12%) XHTML
19 94 (19.50%) XSLT
20 91 (18.88%) Windows
21 88 (18.26%) SQL Server 2008
22 87 (18.05%) E-Commerce
23 85 (17.63%) Java
24 81 (16.80%) Retail
25 79 (16.39%) VB.NET
25 79 (16.39%) UML
26 78 (16.18%) Oracle
27 76 (15.77%) Scrum

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 28 (5.81%) IIS
2 18 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (2.70%) CMS
4 13 (2.70%) Node.js
5 8 (1.66%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.04%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.83%) SAS
7 4 (0.83%) WordPress
8 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.21%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.21%) Apache
9 1 (0.21%) DNN
Applications
1 35 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (1.66%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.24%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.21%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.43%) LDAP
2 26 (5.39%) Internet
3 18 (3.73%) VPN
4 16 (3.32%) VoIP
5 15 (3.11%) Firewall
5 15 (3.11%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.49%) Wireless
7 6 (1.24%) Modbus
8 4 (0.83%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.62%) Intranet
10 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (72.20%) SQL Server
2 88 (18.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (13.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 62 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (4.98%) Oracle Database
6 16 (3.32%) MySQL
7 11 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.87%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.45%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.24%) Big Data
11 6 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.04%) DTS
13 4 (0.83%) MS Access
14 3 (0.62%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 118 (24.48%) Visual Studio
2 40 (8.30%) NUnit
3 27 (5.60%) Eclipse
4 22 (4.56%) Xcode
5 20 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (3.53%) PhoneGap
7 8 (1.66%) Moq
8 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Blend
8 6 (1.24%) Subversion
9 5 (1.04%) Maven
9 5 (1.04%) Toad
9 5 (1.04%) Ant
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.21%) Selenium
11 1 (0.21%) FitNesse
General
1 81 (16.80%) Retail
2 45 (9.34%) Finance
3 34 (7.05%) Marketing
4 16 (3.32%) Games
5 11 (2.28%) Back Office
6 7 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.24%) Advertising
8 4 (0.83%) Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 373 (77.39%) Developer
2 170 (35.27%) .NET Developer
3 106 (21.99%) C# Developer
4 77 (15.98%) Software Developer
5 74 (15.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 69 (14.32%) Web Developer
7 65 (13.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 63 (13.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 52 (10.79%) Senior Developer
10 31 (6.43%) C++ Developer
10 31 (6.43%) C++ Software Developer
11 25 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 20 (4.15%) Software Engineer
13 19 (3.94%) Programmer
14 18 (3.73%) Development Manager
15 17 (3.53%) Architect
15 17 (3.53%) Mobile Developer
16 16 (3.32%) Project Manager
16 16 (3.32%) Technical Architect
17 15 (3.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (58.51%) ASP.NET
2 241 (50.00%) HTML
3 214 (44.40%) jQuery
4 213 (44.19%) CSS
5 188 (39.00%) XML
6 170 (35.27%) Ajax
7 148 (30.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 133 (27.59%) .NET Framework
9 122 (25.31%) HTML5
10 98 (20.33%) CSS3
11 97 (20.12%) Web Services
11 97 (20.12%) XHTML
12 94 (19.50%) XSLT
13 72 (14.94%) SOAP
14 67 (13.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 65 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 58 (12.03%) WCF
17 56 (11.62%) LINQ
18 50 (10.37%) RESTful
18 50 (10.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.90%) Computer Science
2 40 (8.30%) Mobile App
3 39 (8.09%) Blackberry
4 33 (6.85%) Mathematics
5 31 (6.43%) Smartcard
5 31 (6.43%) PKI
6 16 (3.32%) iPhone
7 13 (2.70%) Open Source
8 5 (1.04%) Social Media
8 5 (1.04%) Graphic Design
9 4 (0.83%) iPad
9 4 (0.83%) Statistics
10 2 (0.41%) Physics
11 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.21%) NHS
11 1 (0.21%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.21%) Clustering
11 1 (0.21%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 91 (18.88%) Windows
2 76 (15.77%) Android
3 63 (13.07%) Apple iOS
4 31 (6.43%) BlackBerry OS
5 21 (4.36%) Linux
6 14 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.49%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (34.65%) MVC
2 97 (20.12%) Web Development
3 87 (18.05%) E-Commerce
4 79 (16.39%) UML
5 76 (15.77%) Scrum
6 70 (14.52%) Software Engineering
7 59 (12.24%) OWASP
7 59 (12.24%) Web Accessibility
8 57 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (11.20%) Extreme Programming
10 46 (9.54%) TDD
11 36 (7.47%) Project Management
12 33 (6.85%) OO
13 32 (6.64%) Web Design
14 31 (6.43%) Cyber Security
15 28 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (5.39%) Unit Testing
17 24 (4.98%) Release Management
17 24 (4.98%) Web Application Development
18 22 (4.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 406 (84.23%) C#
2 239 (49.59%) SQL
3 198 (41.08%) JavaScript
4 85 (17.63%) Java
5 79 (16.39%) VB.NET
6 74 (15.35%) T-SQL
7 45 (9.34%) C++
8 42 (8.71%) VB
9 39 (8.09%) Objective-C
10 35 (7.26%) PHP
11 14 (2.90%) C
11 14 (2.90%) VB6
12 12 (2.49%) VBA
13 7 (1.45%) Perl
13 7 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.24%) XAML
14 6 (1.24%) Delphi
14 6 (1.24%) VBScript
15 4 (0.83%) PHP5
16 2 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 64 (13.28%) Degree
2 14 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.49%) GIAC
3 12 (2.49%) CEH
3 12 (2.49%) CISMP
3 12 (2.49%) CISSP
3 12 (2.49%) GPEN
3 12 (2.49%) OSCP
4 11 (2.28%) Chartered Engineer
5 9 (1.87%) MCSD
6 8 (1.66%) MCP
7 7 (1.45%) MCAD
7 7 (1.45%) MCTS
8 6 (1.24%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.83%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.22%) QA
2 12 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.66%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.66%) TickIT
4 4 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 176 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 78 (16.18%) Oracle
3 19 (3.94%) Google
4 7 (1.45%) Telerik
5 6 (1.24%) SAP
5 6 (1.24%) Siemens
6 5 (1.04%) ATG
6 5 (1.04%) Intershop
6 5 (1.04%) hybris
6 5 (1.04%) Demandware
7 3 (0.62%) HP
8 2 (0.41%) Adobe
8 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.21%) Facebook
9 1 (0.21%) Twitter
9 1 (0.21%) Sage
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £41,500 per annum + bonus (15% average) + share option + pensio
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kind Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum basic + package as listed below
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £41,000 per annum + bonus (average 15%) + share option + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum basic + bonus (avg 15%) + share option + pe
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Jam Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago