The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 177 164 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.29% 26.54% 35.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.37% 60.29% 70.81%
Number of salaries quoted 167 153 209
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £25,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
314 272 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 41.32% 44.01% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 280 247 288
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
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
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +1 152 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Durham -5 16 £34,000 +18.26% 4
Northumberland -1 1 £40,000 +29.03%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 299 (89.25%) C#
2 230 (68.66%) ASP.NET
3 204 (60.90%) SQL Server
4 160 (47.76%) MVC
5 142 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
6 134 (40.00%) HTML
7 131 (39.10%) Microsoft
8 128 (38.21%) CSS
9 116 (34.63%) SQL
10 98 (29.25%) JavaScript
11 93 (27.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 89 (26.57%) WCF
13 75 (22.39%) .NET Framework
14 73 (21.79%) Ajax
15 68 (20.30%) jQuery
16 67 (20.00%) TDD
17 64 (19.10%) Team Foundation Server
18 61 (18.21%) XML
19 60 (17.91%) VB.NET
19 60 (17.91%) WPF
20 59 (17.61%) T-SQL
20 59 (17.61%) Web Services
21 57 (17.01%) Windows
22 56 (16.72%) Scrum
23 55 (16.42%) MS Excel
24 52 (15.52%) Web Application Development
25 49 (14.63%) SharePoint
26 48 (14.33%) VB
27 44 (13.13%) Degree
27 44 (13.13%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 49 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 30 (8.96%) Node.js
3 26 (7.76%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (5.37%) IIS
5 13 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.19%) CMS
8 2 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (3.58%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.09%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.78%) Internet
2 6 (1.79%) Intranet
3 4 (1.19%) Extranet
3 4 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.90%) HTTP
4 3 (0.90%) Modbus
5 2 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (60.90%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (6.27%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.67%) NoSQL
6 17 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.09%) MySQL
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.30%) MS Access
11 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 64 (19.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (11.34%) Visual Studio
3 29 (8.66%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.37%) NUnit
5 15 (4.48%) MSTest
5 15 (4.48%) Moq
6 12 (3.58%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (3.28%) Subversion
8 8 (2.39%) Mercurial
8 8 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.79%) ProC
10 3 (0.90%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.90%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 36 (10.75%) Finance
2 19 (5.67%) Advertising
3 13 (3.88%) Games
3 13 (3.88%) Marketing
4 8 (2.39%) German Language
5 4 (1.19%) Retail
5 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.19%) Electronics
5 4 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 284 (84.78%) Developer
2 157 (46.87%) .NET Developer
3 66 (19.70%) C# Developer
4 58 (17.31%) Software Developer
5 47 (14.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (7.46%) Senior Developer
7 24 (7.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (6.87%) Software Engineer
9 22 (6.57%) Web Developer
10 21 (6.27%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (5.37%) Junior Developer
11 18 (5.37%) Junior
12 14 (4.18%) Junior .NET Developer
13 13 (3.88%) Graduate
14 12 (3.58%) C# Software Developer
15 11 (3.28%) .NET Software Engineer
16 10 (2.99%) .NET Software Developer
16 10 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
16 10 (2.99%) C# Software Engineer
17 8 (2.39%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (68.66%) ASP.NET
2 134 (40.00%) HTML
3 128 (38.21%) CSS
4 93 (27.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 89 (26.57%) WCF
6 75 (22.39%) .NET Framework
7 73 (21.79%) Ajax
8 68 (20.30%) jQuery
9 61 (18.21%) XML
10 60 (17.91%) WPF
11 59 (17.61%) Web Services
12 44 (13.13%) HTML5
13 41 (12.24%) WinForms
14 30 (8.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 28 (8.36%) LINQ
16 22 (6.57%) Ninject
16 22 (6.57%) RESTful
16 22 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (6.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 21 (6.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.87%) Client/Server
2 20 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.07%) N-Tier
4 12 (3.58%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (3.58%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.99%) iPhone
6 8 (2.39%) Open Source
7 7 (2.09%) Blog
8 6 (1.79%) EFT
9 5 (1.49%) Social Network
9 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.19%) DTV
10 4 (1.19%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.90%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.90%) Social Media
11 3 (0.90%) User Experience
12 2 (0.60%) Online Games
12 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (17.01%) Windows
2 13 (3.88%) Android
3 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.90%) UNIX
5 2 (0.60%) Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (47.76%) MVC
2 142 (42.39%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.00%) TDD
4 56 (16.72%) Scrum
5 52 (15.52%) Web Application Development
6 43 (12.84%) OO
7 38 (11.34%) CRM
8 37 (11.04%) Web Development
9 28 (8.36%) Software Engineering
10 25 (7.46%) Waterfall
11 24 (7.16%) Dependency Injection
12 19 (5.67%) BDD
12 19 (5.67%) MVVM
12 19 (5.67%) Domain-Driven Design
13 15 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (3.58%) Kanban
14 12 (3.58%) ITIL
14 12 (3.58%) PRINCE2
14 12 (3.58%) OOP
15 11 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 299 (89.25%) C#
2 116 (34.63%) SQL
3 98 (29.25%) JavaScript
4 60 (17.91%) VB.NET
5 59 (17.61%) T-SQL
6 48 (14.33%) VB
7 33 (9.85%) C++
8 30 (8.96%) Java
9 25 (7.46%) Ruby
10 13 (3.88%) PHP
11 10 (2.99%) VB6
12 9 (2.69%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.09%) C
14 5 (1.49%) Python
15 4 (1.19%) VBScript
15 4 (1.19%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.90%) Perl
16 3 (0.90%) COBOL
17 2 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (13.13%) Degree
2 31 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.37%) MCSD
4 12 (3.58%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.39%) MCP
5 8 (2.39%) Sun Certification
5 8 (2.39%) MCTS
6 7 (2.09%) MCITP
6 7 (2.09%) MCSE
6 7 (2.09%) MCPD
7 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.28%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) HL7
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 131 (39.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.18%) Oracle
3 10 (2.99%) Google
4 5 (1.49%) Facebook
4 5 (1.49%) Twitter
4 5 (1.49%) SAP
5 3 (0.90%) HP
6 2 (0.60%) Citrix
6 2 (0.60%) VMware
6 2 (0.60%) Telerik
6 2 (0.60%) Talend
7 1 (0.30%) Apple
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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