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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 159 162 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 19.13% 24.51% 23.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.48% 56.64% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 138 150 169
Average salary £33,250 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.90% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £50,000
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
303 286 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 36.46% 43.27% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 217 250 271
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -3 114 £32,250 -11.64% 46
Durham +5 33 £35,000 +16.66% 14
Northumberland -8 3 £32,500 -27.77%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 298 (83.94%) C#
2 244 (68.73%) ASP.NET
3 175 (49.30%) MVC
4 154 (43.38%) SQL Server
5 133 (37.46%) HTML
6 116 (32.68%) CSS
7 111 (31.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 106 (29.86%) Microsoft
9 95 (26.76%) JavaScript
10 82 (23.10%) SQL
11 77 (21.69%) Scrum
12 74 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
13 73 (20.56%) WCF
14 71 (20.00%) .NET Framework
15 70 (19.72%) Degree
16 62 (17.46%) TDD
17 57 (16.06%) Web Application Development
18 56 (15.77%) jQuery
19 52 (14.65%) MS Excel
19 52 (14.65%) SQL Server 2012
20 50 (14.08%) Dependency Injection
20 50 (14.08%) OO
21 49 (13.80%) VB.NET
22 48 (13.52%) WPF
23 46 (12.96%) Unit Testing
24 45 (12.68%) Windows
25 44 (12.39%) Team Foundation Server
26 41 (11.55%) Web Development
26 41 (11.55%) Games
26 41 (11.55%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 40 (11.27%) SharePoint
2 29 (8.17%) Node.js
3 14 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (2.25%) IIS
5 6 (1.69%) CMS
6 4 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.85%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.85%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.56%) WordPress
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.85%) InfoPath
2 3 (0.85%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.07%) Internet
2 13 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.66%) Modbus
3 5 (1.41%) Intranet
4 2 (0.56%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (43.38%) SQL Server
2 52 (14.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.56%) MySQL
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.28%) MS Access
9 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.28%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 44 (12.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (7.04%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.23%) NUnit
4 12 (3.38%) MSTest
5 11 (3.10%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (3.10%) Moq
6 5 (1.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.41%) Ranorex
7 4 (1.13%) Subversion
8 3 (0.85%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.56%) Grunt
9 2 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.28%) InstallShield
General
1 41 (11.55%) Games
2 27 (7.61%) Finance
2 27 (7.61%) Advertising
3 17 (4.79%) Marketing
4 9 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.69%) Retail
6 2 (0.56%) Electronics
6 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 287 (80.85%) Developer
2 183 (51.55%) .NET Developer
3 52 (14.65%) C# Developer
4 50 (14.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (12.39%) Software Developer
6 40 (11.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (9.30%) Web Developer
8 31 (8.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (7.04%) Senior Developer
10 20 (5.63%) Agile .NET Developer
11 19 (5.35%) Junior
11 19 (5.35%) Junior Developer
12 16 (4.51%) Junior .NET Developer
13 14 (3.94%) Graduate Developer
13 14 (3.94%) .NET Web Developer
13 14 (3.94%) Graduate
14 13 (3.66%) Java Developer
14 13 (3.66%) Lead Developer
14 13 (3.66%) Head of IT
15 12 (3.38%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (68.73%) ASP.NET
2 133 (37.46%) HTML
3 116 (32.68%) CSS
4 111 (31.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 73 (20.56%) WCF
6 71 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 56 (15.77%) jQuery
8 48 (13.52%) WPF
9 41 (11.55%) Web Services
10 40 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 39 (10.99%) Ninject
12 36 (10.14%) Ajax
13 32 (9.01%) WinForms
14 29 (8.17%) HTML5
14 29 (8.17%) KnockoutJS
15 24 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (5.07%) LINQ
17 17 (4.79%) XML
17 17 (4.79%) RESTful
18 16 (4.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.99%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.45%) Mobile App
3 28 (7.89%) iPhone
4 12 (3.38%) Mathematics
4 12 (3.38%) Digital Media
5 11 (3.10%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (2.82%) Open Source
7 9 (2.54%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.97%) Online Games
9 6 (1.69%) Blog
10 4 (1.13%) Physics
10 4 (1.13%) Online Gambling
10 4 (1.13%) Social Gaming
10 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.85%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.85%) Social Media
11 3 (0.85%) EFT
11 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.56%) DTV
13 1 (0.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.68%) Windows
2 34 (9.58%) Android
3 5 (1.41%) Linux
4 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (49.30%) MVC
2 77 (21.69%) Scrum
3 74 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (17.46%) TDD
5 57 (16.06%) Web Application Development
6 50 (14.08%) Dependency Injection
6 50 (14.08%) OO
7 46 (12.96%) Unit Testing
8 41 (11.55%) Web Development
9 37 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
10 35 (9.86%) CRM
11 31 (8.73%) Software Engineering
12 26 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.07%) Kanban
14 17 (4.79%) ERP
15 14 (3.94%) B2B
15 14 (3.94%) B2C
16 13 (3.66%) Multithreading
17 11 (3.10%) MVVM
17 11 (3.10%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 298 (83.94%) C#
2 95 (26.76%) JavaScript
3 82 (23.10%) SQL
4 49 (13.80%) VB.NET
5 36 (10.14%) Java
6 34 (9.58%) VB
7 20 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.38%) C++
9 7 (1.97%) PHP
10 4 (1.13%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.85%) Python
12 2 (0.56%) VB6
12 2 (0.56%) Ruby
12 2 (0.56%) C
13 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.28%) Perl
13 1 (0.28%) XAML
13 1 (0.28%) VBScript
13 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (19.72%) Degree
2 22 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.25%) MCSD
3 8 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.97%) MCP
5 6 (1.69%) MCPD
5 6 (1.69%) MCSE
5 6 (1.69%) MCTS
5 6 (1.69%) MCITP
6 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.51%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (29.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.17%) Google
3 9 (2.54%) Oracle
4 7 (1.97%) HP
5 5 (1.41%) Sage
6 4 (1.13%) Facebook
7 3 (0.85%) SAP
8 2 (0.56%) Talend
8 2 (0.56%) Epicor
9 1 (0.28%) Apple
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tyneside
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Salary: Up to £40, 000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tyneside
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Salary: Up to £34, 000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tyneside
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Salary: £33, 000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tyneside
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Salary: Up to £33, 000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
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Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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