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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 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 269 184 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 33.96% 25.41% 26.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 68.45% 55.59% 65.41%
Number of salaries quoted 238 156 175
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 £27,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
393 331 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 49.62% 45.72% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 343 297 263
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 April 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 April 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 0 215 £37,500 +15.38% 50
Durham +2 42 £39,000 +20.00% 9
Northumberland +4 5 £30,000 -11.76% 1
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 369 (84.05%) C#
2 280 (63.78%) SQL Server
3 278 (63.33%) ASP.NET
4 201 (45.79%) MVC
5 197 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
6 173 (39.41%) HTML
7 159 (36.22%) SQL
8 158 (35.99%) CSS
8 158 (35.99%) Microsoft
9 154 (35.08%) JavaScript
10 134 (30.52%) .NET Framework
11 122 (27.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 119 (27.11%) WCF
13 100 (22.78%) jQuery
14 95 (21.64%) TDD
15 90 (20.50%) Visual Studio
16 83 (18.91%) T-SQL
17 81 (18.45%) Ajax
18 80 (18.22%) WPF
19 77 (17.54%) OO
20 76 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
21 74 (16.86%) VB.NET
22 73 (16.63%) SharePoint
23 72 (16.40%) Scrum
23 72 (16.40%) Entity Framework
24 67 (15.26%) HTML5
25 63 (14.35%) Git (software)
25 63 (14.35%) Windows
26 61 (13.90%) XML
27 60 (13.67%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 73 (16.63%) SharePoint
2 51 (11.62%) Node.js
3 40 (9.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 39 (8.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 31 (7.06%) BizTalk Server
6 24 (5.47%) IIS
7 17 (3.87%) CMS
8 5 (1.14%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.14%) Orchard CMS
9 2 (0.46%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.46%) DNN
10 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 52 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.64%) InfoPath
3 9 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.91%) MS Office
6 3 (0.68%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (4.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.96%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (7.52%) Office 365
3 8 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.05%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.82%) Internet
3 7 (1.59%) Modbus
3 7 (1.59%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.37%) Bluetooth
5 5 (1.14%) Intranet
6 3 (0.68%) HTTP
7 2 (0.46%) GPRS
7 2 (0.46%) SAN
7 2 (0.46%) NAS
8 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.23%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (63.78%) SQL Server
2 48 (10.93%) NoSQL
3 38 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.19%) MySQL
6 12 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.68%) MS Access
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.68%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.46%) VLDB
13 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 90 (20.50%) Visual Studio
2 76 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (14.35%) Git (software)
4 24 (5.47%) NUnit
5 21 (4.78%) Moq
6 20 (4.56%) Subversion
7 16 (3.64%) MSTest
8 13 (2.96%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (1.82%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.37%) MorphX
11 4 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.91%) Selenium
12 3 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.68%) ProC
13 2 (0.46%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.46%) ReSharper
14 1 (0.23%) WATIR
14 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
14 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.23%) Sahi
General
1 45 (10.25%) Finance
2 12 (2.73%) Advertising
2 12 (2.73%) Games
3 6 (1.37%) Legal
3 6 (1.37%) German Language
4 5 (1.14%) Back Office
5 4 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.46%) Retail
6 2 (0.46%) Local Government
6 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.23%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 364 (82.92%) Developer
2 201 (45.79%) .NET Developer
3 85 (19.36%) C# Developer
4 61 (13.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (13.67%) Software Developer
6 40 (9.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (8.20%) Web Developer
7 36 (8.20%) Senior Developer
8 33 (7.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (5.92%) Software Engineer
10 25 (5.69%) Architect
11 21 (4.78%) SharePoint Developer
12 19 (4.33%) C# Software Developer
13 16 (3.64%) SharePoint Architect
13 16 (3.64%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
13 16 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
13 16 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (3.19%) Lead Developer
15 13 (2.96%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (63.33%) ASP.NET
2 173 (39.41%) HTML
3 158 (35.99%) CSS
4 134 (30.52%) .NET Framework
5 122 (27.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 119 (27.11%) WCF
7 100 (22.78%) jQuery
8 81 (18.45%) Ajax
9 80 (18.22%) WPF
10 72 (16.40%) Entity Framework
11 67 (15.26%) HTML5
12 61 (13.90%) XML
13 60 (13.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 55 (12.53%) Web Services
15 49 (11.16%) RESTful
16 48 (10.93%) WinForms
17 39 (8.88%) LINQ
18 27 (6.15%) CSS3
19 21 (4.78%) XSLT
20 20 (4.56%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (5.24%) Client/Server
3 22 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.87%) N-Tier
5 14 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.96%) Inversion of Control
6 13 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.96%) Social Network
7 7 (1.59%) iPhone
8 6 (1.37%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.46%) Open Source
10 2 (0.46%) PMI
10 2 (0.46%) EFT
10 2 (0.46%) W3C
10 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.23%) RIA
11 1 (0.23%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (14.35%) Windows
2 13 (2.96%) Linux
3 9 (2.05%) Android
4 7 (1.59%) UNIX
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (45.79%) MVC
2 197 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (21.64%) TDD
4 77 (17.54%) OO
5 72 (16.40%) Scrum
6 56 (12.76%) Web Application Development
7 55 (12.53%) Web Development
8 45 (10.25%) BDD
9 37 (8.43%) CRM
10 35 (7.97%) Software Engineering
11 34 (7.74%) Waterfall
12 31 (7.06%) Project Management
13 29 (6.61%) Dependency Injection
14 28 (6.38%) MVVM
15 26 (5.92%) Time Management
15 26 (5.92%) Migration
16 24 (5.47%) Unit Testing
17 22 (5.01%) PRINCE2
18 20 (4.56%) ITIL
18 20 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 369 (84.05%) C#
2 159 (36.22%) SQL
3 154 (35.08%) JavaScript
4 83 (18.91%) T-SQL
5 74 (16.86%) VB.NET
6 57 (12.98%) VB
7 46 (10.48%) Ruby
8 45 (10.25%) C++
9 32 (7.29%) Java
10 28 (6.38%) VB6
11 11 (2.51%) C
12 8 (1.82%) PHP
12 8 (1.82%) Python
13 7 (1.59%) Embedded C
13 7 (1.59%) Assembly Language
13 7 (1.59%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.37%) Embedded C++
14 6 (1.37%) X++
15 5 (1.14%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (10.25%) Degree
2 34 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (5.01%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.10%) MCSD
5 11 (2.51%) MCTS
5 11 (2.51%) MCP
5 11 (2.51%) MCAD
5 11 (2.51%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.82%) Sun Certification
7 6 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.10%) PMBOK
2 6 (1.37%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.46%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.37%) Firmware
2 5 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 158 (35.99%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.92%) Oracle
3 13 (2.96%) Facebook
3 13 (2.96%) Twitter
4 11 (2.51%) Google
5 5 (1.14%) Telerik
6 3 (0.68%) Adobe
6 3 (0.68%) Citrix
7 2 (0.46%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.46%) Ektron
7 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.46%) RedDot
7 2 (0.46%) VMware
8 1 (0.23%) BT
8 1 (0.23%) Avaya
8 1 (0.23%) Sybase
8 1 (0.23%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.23%) SAP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 5% pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northumberland
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18k -£22k dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
County Durham
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago