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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 248 140 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.00% 16.87% 28.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.23% 52.43% 62.42%
Number of salaries quoted 216 128 176
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
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
405 267 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.26% 32.17% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 346 204 272
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +5 178 £37,500 +25.00% 25
Durham -2 58 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Northumberland +10 9 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Teesside - 2 £38,000 -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 442 (84.51%) C#
2 315 (60.23%) ASP.NET
3 301 (57.55%) SQL Server
4 266 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
5 221 (42.26%) MVC
6 204 (39.01%) HTML
7 183 (34.99%) JavaScript
8 177 (33.84%) CSS
9 165 (31.55%) .NET Framework
10 162 (30.98%) Microsoft
11 160 (30.59%) SQL
11 160 (30.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 129 (24.67%) Scrum
13 120 (22.94%) TDD
14 118 (22.56%) WCF
15 98 (18.74%) Visual Studio
16 96 (18.36%) jQuery
17 95 (18.16%) HTML5
18 86 (16.44%) Entity Framework
19 83 (15.87%) OO
20 79 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web API
21 77 (14.72%) WPF
22 76 (14.53%) WinForms
22 76 (14.53%) Web Application Development
23 74 (14.15%) RESTful
24 73 (13.96%) VB.NET
25 72 (13.77%) Finance
26 69 (13.19%) T-SQL
26 69 (13.19%) Git (software)
27 68 (13.00%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 68 (13.00%) SharePoint
2 57 (10.90%) Node.js
3 38 (7.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 38 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 27 (5.16%) CMS
5 17 (3.25%) IIS
6 10 (1.91%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.15%) Orchard CMS
9 5 (0.96%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.76%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.38%) DNN
11 2 (0.38%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 41 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.74%) InfoPath
3 8 (1.53%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.96%) MS Office
4 5 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.57%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.50%) Office 365
2 25 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.57%) SaaS
4 3 (0.57%) Heroku
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.91%) Intranet
2 6 (1.15%) Bluetooth
2 6 (1.15%) Ethernet
2 6 (1.15%) HTTP
3 4 (0.76%) SAN
3 4 (0.76%) NAS
4 3 (0.57%) SSL
4 3 (0.57%) Internet
5 2 (0.38%) GPRS
6 1 (0.19%) GSM
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (57.55%) SQL Server
2 61 (11.66%) NoSQL
3 38 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (2.68%) MySQL
7 13 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.72%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (1.34%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.76%) VLDB
15 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.57%) MS Access
16 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 98 (18.74%) Visual Studio
2 69 (13.19%) Git (software)
3 55 (10.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 51 (9.75%) NUnit
5 41 (7.84%) Moq
6 35 (6.69%) MSTest
6 35 (6.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 16 (3.06%) Selenium
8 14 (2.68%) Subversion
9 12 (2.29%) WatiN
10 7 (1.34%) ProC
10 7 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (1.15%) MorphX
12 5 (0.96%) JIRA
13 3 (0.57%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.57%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.57%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.38%) AccuRev
15 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 72 (13.77%) Finance
2 14 (2.68%) Games
3 9 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.15%) Legal
5 5 (0.96%) Back Office
5 5 (0.96%) Banking
6 3 (0.57%) Retail
6 3 (0.57%) Advertising
7 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 463 (88.53%) Developer
2 249 (47.61%) .NET Developer
3 115 (21.99%) C# Developer
4 77 (14.72%) Software Developer
5 72 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 57 (10.90%) Web Developer
7 53 (10.13%) Senior Developer
8 49 (9.37%) ASP.NET Developer
9 43 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (5.74%) Senior .NET Developer
11 27 (5.16%) Lead Developer
12 25 (4.78%) Architect
13 21 (4.02%) SharePoint Designer
13 21 (4.02%) Designer
14 20 (3.82%) SharePoint Developer
14 20 (3.82%) .NET Web Developer
15 19 (3.63%) C# Software Developer
16 17 (3.25%) SharePoint Architect
17 16 (3.06%) Graduate
18 14 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (60.23%) ASP.NET
2 204 (39.01%) HTML
3 177 (33.84%) CSS
4 165 (31.55%) .NET Framework
5 160 (30.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 118 (22.56%) WCF
7 96 (18.36%) jQuery
8 95 (18.16%) HTML5
9 86 (16.44%) Entity Framework
10 79 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 77 (14.72%) WPF
12 76 (14.53%) WinForms
13 74 (14.15%) RESTful
14 61 (11.66%) Web Services
15 59 (11.28%) XML
16 57 (10.90%) Ajax
17 41 (7.84%) Ninject
18 36 (6.88%) LINQ
19 35 (6.69%) XSLT
19 35 (6.69%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.85%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (7.07%) Inversion of Control
3 23 (4.40%) Social Network
4 20 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.63%) N-Tier
6 18 (3.44%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.44%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (1.15%) iPhone
9 5 (0.96%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.76%) User Experience
11 3 (0.57%) PDA
11 3 (0.57%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.38%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.19%) Physics
13 1 (0.19%) W3C
13 1 (0.19%) Spread Betting
13 1 (0.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.24%) Windows
2 15 (2.87%) Linux
3 13 (2.49%) Android
4 8 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.34%) UNIX
6 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (42.26%) MVC
3 129 (24.67%) Scrum
4 120 (22.94%) TDD
5 83 (15.87%) OO
6 76 (14.53%) Web Application Development
7 57 (10.90%) Dependency Injection
8 53 (10.13%) BDD
9 45 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (8.41%) Web Development
11 40 (7.65%) CRM
12 39 (7.46%) Kanban
13 31 (5.93%) MVVM
14 29 (5.54%) Content Management
14 29 (5.54%) Mentoring
15 28 (5.35%) Unit Testing
16 26 (4.97%) Waterfall
16 26 (4.97%) Migration
17 25 (4.78%) Software Engineering
18 24 (4.59%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 442 (84.51%) C#
2 183 (34.99%) JavaScript
3 160 (30.59%) SQL
4 73 (13.96%) VB.NET
5 69 (13.19%) T-SQL
6 56 (10.71%) VB
7 53 (10.13%) Ruby
8 52 (9.94%) Java
9 43 (8.22%) C++
10 22 (4.21%) VB6
11 14 (2.68%) C
12 12 (2.29%) PHP
13 11 (2.10%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.15%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.15%) Embedded C++
14 6 (1.15%) Assembly Language
14 6 (1.15%) X++
15 5 (0.96%) Ada
16 4 (0.76%) Python
16 4 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 59 (11.28%) Degree
2 26 (4.97%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 20 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.25%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.91%) MCP
7 4 (0.76%) MCAD
7 4 (0.76%) MCSD
7 4 (0.76%) MCTS
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.72%) PMBOK
2 6 (1.15%) QA
2 6 (1.15%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.15%) Firmware
2 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Puppet
1 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 162 (30.98%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.97%) Oracle
3 23 (4.40%) Facebook
3 23 (4.40%) Twitter
4 8 (1.53%) Google
4 8 (1.53%) SAP
5 7 (1.34%) Sybase
6 5 (0.96%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.76%) Lotus
8 3 (0.57%) RedDot
8 3 (0.57%) Telerik
9 2 (0.38%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.38%) Ektron
9 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.38%) Avaya
9 2 (0.38%) Adobe
10 1 (0.19%) Citrix
10 1 (0.19%) BT
10 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
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