The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Leighton Buzzard region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 13 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 72.22% 20.00% 59.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 86.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 22
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 83.33% 20.00% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 22
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Bedfordshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Leighton Buzzard region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

.NET
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Leighton Buzzard region.

.NET Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 18 (94.74%) VB.NET
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Manufacturing
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
6 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (26.32%) NHibernate
6 5 (26.32%) CAD
6 5 (26.32%) PhD
7 4 (21.05%) WinForms
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
8 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (15.79%) jQuery
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (10.53%) Spring.NET
9 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 2 (10.53%) Degree
9 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
9 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (10.53%) AOP
9 2 (10.53%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (68.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
2 8 (42.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Graduate
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
2 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (26.32%) NHibernate
3 4 (21.05%) WinForms
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) Spring.NET
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) CAD
2 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (10.53%) AOP
2 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
3 1 (5.26%) OOP
3 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) VB.NET
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) PhD
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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