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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 221 159 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.00% 26.02% 24.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.28% 56.38% 63.94%
Number of salaries quoted 195 133 155
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,400 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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
319 282 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.74% 46.15% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 285 246 240
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

.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 27 March 2015. 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 +1 183 £37,500 +10.29% 46
Durham +6 28 £39,500 +21.53% 9
Northumberland +4 5 £30,000 -29.41% 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 349 (87.03%) C#
2 271 (67.58%) SQL Server
3 261 (65.09%) ASP.NET
4 195 (48.63%) MVC
5 177 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
6 158 (39.40%) HTML
7 149 (37.16%) SQL
8 138 (34.41%) CSS
9 137 (34.16%) Microsoft
10 136 (33.92%) JavaScript
11 123 (30.67%) WCF
12 118 (29.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 117 (29.18%) .NET Framework
14 99 (24.69%) TDD
15 91 (22.69%) jQuery
16 80 (19.95%) T-SQL
17 79 (19.70%) WPF
18 76 (18.95%) Visual Studio
19 75 (18.70%) Team Foundation Server
20 73 (18.20%) Ajax
21 71 (17.71%) XML
22 69 (17.21%) VB.NET
23 68 (16.96%) OO
24 66 (16.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 65 (16.21%) SharePoint
26 61 (15.21%) Web Services
26 61 (15.21%) Scrum
27 60 (14.96%) Windows
28 58 (14.46%) VB
28 58 (14.46%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 65 (16.21%) SharePoint
2 51 (12.72%) Node.js
3 38 (9.48%) BizTalk Server
4 33 (8.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 32 (7.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 29 (7.23%) IIS
7 14 (3.49%) CMS
8 5 (1.25%) Orchard CMS
9 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.25%) DNN
10 1 (0.25%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 41 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.49%) InfoPath
3 9 (2.24%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.75%) MS Office
5 3 (0.75%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 23 (5.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (6.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.49%) Internet
2 9 (2.24%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.75%) Modbus
4 4 (1.00%) Intranet
5 3 (0.75%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.75%) HTTP
6 2 (0.50%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.50%) GPRS
6 2 (0.50%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.25%) GSM
7 1 (0.25%) Extranet
7 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (67.58%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.47%) NoSQL
3 38 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (4.99%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (3.24%) MySQL
7 8 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.75%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.25%) Big Data
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 76 (18.95%) Visual Studio
2 75 (18.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (14.46%) Git (software)
4 22 (5.49%) NUnit
5 19 (4.74%) Moq
6 15 (3.74%) Subversion
7 14 (3.49%) MSTest
8 11 (2.74%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (2.49%) Mercurial
10 8 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.25%) ProC
12 4 (1.00%) MorphX
13 2 (0.50%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.50%) Selenium
13 2 (0.50%) MSBuild
14 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
14 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (10.22%) Finance
2 12 (2.99%) Advertising
2 12 (2.99%) Games
3 10 (2.49%) German Language
4 5 (1.25%) Back Office
5 4 (1.00%) Legal
6 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.75%) Electronics
7 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.50%) Retail
7 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 337 (84.04%) Developer
2 189 (47.13%) .NET Developer
3 83 (20.70%) C# Developer
4 62 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (14.46%) Software Developer
6 34 (8.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (7.73%) Web Developer
7 31 (7.73%) Software Engineer
8 30 (7.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (6.98%) Senior Developer
10 20 (4.99%) Architect
11 17 (4.24%) SharePoint Developer
12 16 (3.99%) C# Software Developer
13 14 (3.49%) Graduate
14 13 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (3.24%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (3.24%) SharePoint Architect
14 13 (3.24%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
15 12 (2.99%) .NET Web Developer
15 12 (2.99%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (65.09%) ASP.NET
2 158 (39.40%) HTML
3 138 (34.41%) CSS
4 123 (30.67%) WCF
5 118 (29.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 117 (29.18%) .NET Framework
7 91 (22.69%) jQuery
8 79 (19.70%) WPF
9 73 (18.20%) Ajax
10 71 (17.71%) XML
11 66 (16.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 61 (15.21%) Web Services
13 54 (13.47%) HTML5
14 53 (13.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 50 (12.47%) RESTful
16 44 (10.97%) WinForms
17 37 (9.23%) LINQ
18 22 (5.49%) CSS3
19 19 (4.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 18 (4.49%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.98%) Client/Server
2 26 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.74%) N-Tier
5 13 (3.24%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.74%) Social Network
6 11 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (2.49%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.75%) iPhone
9 6 (1.50%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.75%) PMI
11 2 (0.50%) EFT
11 2 (0.50%) DTV
11 2 (0.50%) Open Source
12 1 (0.25%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.25%) User Experience
12 1 (0.25%) RIA
12 1 (0.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 60 (14.96%) Windows
2 9 (2.24%) Linux
2 9 (2.24%) Android
3 5 (1.25%) UNIX
4 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (48.63%) MVC
2 177 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (24.69%) TDD
4 68 (16.96%) OO
5 61 (15.21%) Scrum
6 56 (13.97%) Web Application Development
7 54 (13.47%) Web Development
8 45 (11.22%) BDD
9 41 (10.22%) CRM
10 38 (9.48%) Software Engineering
10 38 (9.48%) Waterfall
11 32 (7.98%) Project Management
12 25 (6.23%) Time Management
12 25 (6.23%) MVVM
13 24 (5.99%) Dependency Injection
13 24 (5.99%) PRINCE2
14 23 (5.74%) Unit Testing
15 22 (5.49%) Migration
16 19 (4.74%) Process Management
16 19 (4.74%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 349 (87.03%) C#
2 149 (37.16%) SQL
3 136 (33.92%) JavaScript
4 80 (19.95%) T-SQL
5 69 (17.21%) VB.NET
6 58 (14.46%) VB
7 46 (11.47%) Ruby
8 42 (10.47%) C++
9 34 (8.48%) Java
10 24 (5.99%) VB6
11 9 (2.24%) Python
11 9 (2.24%) C
12 7 (1.75%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.50%) PHP
13 6 (1.50%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.00%) X++
15 3 (0.75%) Assembly Language
15 3 (0.75%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.50%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 40 (9.98%) Degree
2 33 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (4.74%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.49%) MCSD
5 11 (2.74%) MCTS
5 11 (2.74%) MCP
5 11 (2.74%) MCAD
6 10 (2.49%) Sun Certification
7 8 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.49%) PMBOK
2 3 (0.75%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) SLA
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.50%) Firmware
2 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 137 (34.16%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.23%) Oracle
3 11 (2.74%) Facebook
3 11 (2.74%) Twitter
4 9 (2.24%) Google
5 4 (1.00%) Telerik
6 3 (0.75%) SAP
6 3 (0.75%) Adobe
6 3 (0.75%) Citrix
7 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.50%) VMware
8 1 (0.25%) Sybase
8 1 (0.25%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.25%) BT
8 1 (0.25%) RedDot
8 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.25%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.25%) Ektron
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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