The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 9 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 11.84% 29.73% 20.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 64.71% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 11
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
Lincolnshire

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 Lincoln region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 35.53% 45.95% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 18
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

.NET
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

.NET Salary Trend in Lincoln

.NET
Salary Histogram in Lincoln

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Lincoln region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Lincoln

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) RESTful
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (27.78%) Tandem
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 5 (27.78%) Alterian
7 5 (27.78%) Content Management
7 5 (27.78%) Ektron
7 5 (27.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (27.78%) Sitecore
7 5 (27.78%) DNN
7 5 (27.78%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (27.78%) Umbraco
7 5 (27.78%) EPiServer
7 5 (27.78%) Immediacy CMS
7 5 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (27.78%) Kentico
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
7 5 (27.78%) Sitefinity
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 5 (27.78%) CMS
1 5 (27.78%) DNN
1 5 (27.78%) Umbraco
1 5 (27.78%) Immediacy CMS
1 5 (27.78%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (27.78%) Kentico
1 5 (27.78%) Sitefinity
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Support
3 4 (22.22%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Network Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) RESTful
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) CSS3
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) XSD
5 4 (22.22%) XSL
5 4 (22.22%) WSDL
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Tandem
2 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
1 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 5 (27.78%) Content Management
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Alterian
2 5 (27.78%) EPiServer
2 5 (27.78%) Sitecore
2 5 (27.78%) Ektron