The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 25 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 156 196 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 18.86% 29.30% 23.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.93% 64.69% 61.89%
Number of salaries quoted 143 181 168
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
274 303 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 33.13% 45.29% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 217 270 254
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
England

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

.NET
Salary Trend in the North East

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

.NET Salary Trend in the North East

.NET
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in the North East

.NET
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -2 114 £31,850 -12.73% 59
Durham +2 31 £35,000 +6.06% 5
Northumberland -9 3 £32,500 -27.77%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (81.29%) C#
2 228 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 161 (47.08%) MVC
4 144 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 122 (35.67%) HTML
6 100 (29.24%) CSS
7 98 (28.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 89 (26.02%) JavaScript
9 84 (24.56%) SQL
10 82 (23.98%) Microsoft
11 74 (21.64%) Scrum
11 74 (21.64%) Degree
12 73 (21.35%) .NET Framework
13 63 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (18.42%) WCF
14 58 (16.96%) TDD
15 54 (15.79%) VB.NET
16 51 (14.91%) Unit Testing
17 49 (14.33%) OO
18 48 (14.04%) WPF
18 48 (14.04%) Dependency Injection
19 47 (13.74%) Web Application Development
20 46 (13.45%) jQuery
21 45 (13.16%) Computer Science
22 43 (12.57%) Java
22 43 (12.57%) Web Services
22 43 (12.57%) SQL Server 2012
23 41 (11.99%) Games
24 40 (11.70%) MS Excel
24 40 (11.70%) Web Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 36 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.89%) Node.js
3 17 (4.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (3.51%) IIS
5 6 (1.75%) CMS
6 4 (1.17%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.88%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.58%) WordPress
8 2 (0.58%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 40 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.88%) InfoPath
2 3 (0.88%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.68%) Internet
2 14 (4.09%) Modbus
2 14 (4.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.17%) Intranet
4 2 (0.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.05%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.17%) MySQL
9 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.29%) MS Access
10 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.29%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 31 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (6.14%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.80%) NUnit
4 10 (2.92%) MSTest
5 9 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (2.63%) Moq
6 6 (1.75%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.46%) Ranorex
8 4 (1.17%) Subversion
9 3 (0.88%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.58%) Grunt
11 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 41 (11.99%) Games
2 26 (7.60%) Finance
3 25 (7.31%) Advertising
4 10 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.63%) Marketing
6 6 (1.75%) Retail
7 2 (0.58%) Electronics
7 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.29%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 277 (80.99%) Developer
2 177 (51.75%) .NET Developer
3 50 (14.62%) C# Developer
4 49 (14.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 32 (9.36%) Web Developer
8 27 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (7.60%) Agile .NET Developer
10 20 (5.85%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.68%) Junior
11 16 (4.68%) Junior Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Java Developer
13 14 (4.09%) Lead Developer
14 13 (3.80%) Junior .NET Developer
15 12 (3.51%) Graduate Developer
15 12 (3.51%) Head of IT
15 12 (3.51%) Graduate
16 11 (3.22%) Software Manager
17 10 (2.92%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 122 (35.67%) HTML
3 100 (29.24%) CSS
4 98 (28.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 73 (21.35%) .NET Framework
6 63 (18.42%) WCF
7 48 (14.04%) WPF
8 46 (13.45%) jQuery
9 43 (12.57%) Web Services
10 35 (10.23%) Ninject
10 35 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 29 (8.48%) WinForms
12 27 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
13 25 (7.31%) Ajax
14 23 (6.73%) HTML5
15 20 (5.85%) LINQ
16 19 (5.56%) RESTful
17 18 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 17 (4.97%) XML
19 16 (4.68%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 26 (7.60%) iPhone
4 18 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.51%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.92%) Physics
7 9 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (2.05%) Online Games
9 5 (1.46%) Open Source
9 5 (1.46%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.17%) Online Gambling
10 4 (1.17%) Social Gaming
11 3 (0.88%) Social Media
11 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.88%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.58%) EFT
12 2 (0.58%) DTV
12 2 (0.58%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.11%) Windows
2 33 (9.65%) Android
3 10 (2.92%) Linux
4 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.88%) UNIX
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (47.08%) MVC
2 74 (21.64%) Scrum
3 63 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (16.96%) TDD
5 51 (14.91%) Unit Testing
6 49 (14.33%) OO
7 48 (14.04%) Dependency Injection
8 47 (13.74%) Web Application Development
9 40 (11.70%) Web Development
10 34 (9.94%) Domain-Driven Design
11 32 (9.36%) Software Engineering
12 30 (8.77%) CRM
13 24 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (5.26%) ERP
15 16 (4.68%) Kanban
16 14 (4.09%) Multithreading
17 13 (3.80%) B2B
17 13 (3.80%) B2C
18 11 (3.22%) BDD
19 10 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 278 (81.29%) C#
2 89 (26.02%) JavaScript
3 84 (24.56%) SQL
4 54 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 43 (12.57%) Java
6 28 (8.19%) VB
7 21 (6.14%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.51%) C++
9 6 (1.75%) PHP
10 5 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.17%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.88%) Python
13 2 (0.58%) VB6
13 2 (0.58%) C
14 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.29%) Ruby
14 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (21.64%) Degree
2 12 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (23.98%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.89%) Google
3 10 (2.92%) Oracle
4 5 (1.46%) HP
4 5 (1.46%) Sage
5 4 (1.17%) Facebook
6 3 (0.88%) Epicor
6 3 (0.88%) SAP
7 2 (0.58%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.29%) Apple
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £28,000 - £35,000, DOE Per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 19 hours ago
South Shields, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
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Salary: Up to £40, 000
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £30 - £35,000 per annum, DOE
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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