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

Location
3 months to
6 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 207 135 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.24% 24.46% 25.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.46% 57.20% 65.27%
Number of salaries quoted 183 119 158
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
298 236 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 42.09% 42.75% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 266 208 235
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 £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

.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 6 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 6 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 0 173 £37,500 +14.50% 53
Durham +6 25 £37,500 +25.00% 11
Northumberland +5 5 £30,000 -29.41% 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 330 (88.47%) C#
2 254 (68.10%) SQL Server
3 246 (65.95%) ASP.NET
4 187 (50.13%) MVC
5 162 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (40.21%) HTML
7 145 (38.87%) SQL
8 129 (34.58%) CSS
9 128 (34.32%) JavaScript
10 125 (33.51%) Microsoft
11 113 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 112 (30.03%) WCF
13 109 (29.22%) .NET Framework
14 95 (25.47%) TDD
15 85 (22.79%) T-SQL
16 82 (21.98%) jQuery
17 78 (20.91%) WPF
18 74 (19.84%) Ajax
18 74 (19.84%) VB.NET
19 72 (19.30%) XML
20 68 (18.23%) Team Foundation Server
21 65 (17.43%) Web Services
21 65 (17.43%) OO
22 62 (16.62%) Visual Studio
23 59 (15.82%) Windows
24 58 (15.55%) VB
24 58 (15.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 56 (15.01%) SharePoint
25 56 (15.01%) Scrum
26 55 (14.75%) Web Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 56 (15.01%) SharePoint
2 47 (12.60%) Node.js
3 37 (9.92%) BizTalk Server
4 30 (8.04%) IIS
5 28 (7.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 26 (6.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (3.75%) CMS
8 5 (1.34%) Orchard CMS
9 3 (0.80%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.27%) DNN
10 1 (0.27%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 39 (10.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.61%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.34%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.80%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (5.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (5.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.49%) Internet
2 9 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.88%) Modbus
4 3 (0.80%) Intranet
5 2 (0.54%) HTTP
5 2 (0.54%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.54%) GPRS
5 2 (0.54%) Extranet
6 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.27%) GSM
6 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (68.10%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.99%) NoSQL
3 35 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.49%) MySQL
5 13 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.80%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 68 (18.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 62 (16.62%) Visual Studio
3 53 (14.21%) Git (software)
4 21 (5.63%) NUnit
5 19 (5.09%) Moq
6 14 (3.75%) MSTest
7 13 (3.49%) Subversion
8 11 (2.95%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (2.68%) Mercurial
10 9 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (1.61%) ProC
12 3 (0.80%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.54%) Selenium
13 2 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 1 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
14 1 (0.27%) MorphX
14 1 (0.27%) ReSharper
14 1 (0.27%) WATIR
14 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.27%) Sahi
General
1 38 (10.19%) Finance
2 12 (3.22%) Advertising
3 11 (2.95%) Games
4 10 (2.68%) German Language
5 5 (1.34%) Back Office
6 3 (0.80%) Electronics
6 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.54%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 314 (84.18%) Developer
2 175 (46.92%) .NET Developer
3 78 (20.91%) C# Developer
4 55 (14.75%) Software Developer
5 54 (14.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (8.31%) Software Engineer
7 27 (7.24%) Web Developer
7 27 (7.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (6.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (5.90%) Senior Developer
10 16 (4.29%) Architect
11 15 (4.02%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (3.75%) SharePoint Developer
13 13 (3.49%) Graduate
14 12 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
15 11 (2.95%) Junior
15 11 (2.95%) Junior Developer
15 11 (2.95%) SharePoint Architect
15 11 (2.95%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
16 10 (2.68%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (65.95%) ASP.NET
2 150 (40.21%) HTML
3 129 (34.58%) CSS
4 113 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 112 (30.03%) WCF
6 109 (29.22%) .NET Framework
7 82 (21.98%) jQuery
8 78 (20.91%) WPF
9 74 (19.84%) Ajax
10 72 (19.30%) XML
11 65 (17.43%) Web Services
12 58 (15.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 50 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 48 (12.87%) HTML5
15 47 (12.60%) RESTful
16 40 (10.72%) WinForms
17 39 (10.46%) LINQ
18 20 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 19 (5.09%) ADO.NET
20 17 (4.56%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.31%) Client/Server
2 20 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.09%) N-Tier
4 13 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.95%) Social Network
5 11 (2.95%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.61%) iPhone
8 3 (0.80%) PMI
8 3 (0.80%) EFT
9 2 (0.54%) DTV
9 2 (0.54%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.54%) Open Source
10 1 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.27%) User Experience
10 1 (0.27%) RIA
10 1 (0.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 59 (15.82%) Windows
2 8 (2.14%) Android
3 7 (1.88%) Linux
4 3 (0.80%) UNIX
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (50.13%) MVC
2 162 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (25.47%) TDD
4 65 (17.43%) OO
5 56 (15.01%) Scrum
6 55 (14.75%) Web Application Development
7 52 (13.94%) Web Development
8 42 (11.26%) BDD
8 42 (11.26%) CRM
9 36 (9.65%) Software Engineering
10 34 (9.12%) Waterfall
11 29 (7.77%) Project Management
12 25 (6.70%) MVVM
13 23 (6.17%) Dependency Injection
14 22 (5.90%) PRINCE2
15 21 (5.63%) Unit Testing
15 21 (5.63%) Time Management
16 20 (5.36%) Migration
17 18 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (4.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 330 (88.47%) C#
2 145 (38.87%) SQL
3 128 (34.32%) JavaScript
4 85 (22.79%) T-SQL
5 74 (19.84%) VB.NET
6 58 (15.55%) VB
7 43 (11.53%) Ruby
8 39 (10.46%) C++
9 33 (8.85%) Java
10 22 (5.90%) VB6
11 9 (2.41%) Python
12 8 (2.14%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.14%) C
13 7 (1.88%) PHP
14 6 (1.61%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.54%) XPath
17 1 (0.27%) X++
17 1 (0.27%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.27%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 35 (9.38%) Degree
2 33 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (6.17%) VCP4
4 18 (4.83%) MCSD
5 16 (4.29%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.95%) MCTS
6 11 (2.95%) MCP
6 11 (2.95%) MCAD
7 10 (2.68%) Sun Certification
8 5 (1.34%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.29%) PMBOK
2 3 (0.80%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 125 (33.51%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.43%) Oracle
3 11 (2.95%) Facebook
3 11 (2.95%) Twitter
4 8 (2.14%) Google
5 3 (0.80%) SAP
5 3 (0.80%) Citrix
5 3 (0.80%) Telerik
6 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.54%) VMware
7 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.27%) Ektron
7 1 (0.27%) BT
7 1 (0.27%) RedDot
7 1 (0.27%) Sybase
7 1 (0.27%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Stockton on Tees Borough Council
Salary: From £30,978 to £33,857 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £50 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tyne and Wear
CK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 -£23,000 dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northumberland
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Unspecified - Circa £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £38, 000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
baltic recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + flexible working, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Alnwick, Northumberland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago