The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 42 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 20 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.85% 6.04% 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.98% 15.25% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 14
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET Framework
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
167 223 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.18% 39.61% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 150 210 118
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Northampton region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Northampton

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Northampton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 25 (59.52%) MVC
4 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 24 (57.14%) SQL
5 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
5 23 (54.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 21 (50.00%) Degree
7 20 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (45.24%) jQuery
9 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
10 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
10 17 (40.48%) LINQ
11 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (38.10%) CSS
11 16 (38.10%) HTML
11 16 (38.10%) TDD
12 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (33.33%) WCF
13 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
14 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
15 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
17 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (23.81%) CMS
17 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
17 10 (23.81%) T-SQL

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.81%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
5 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
2 11 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (19.05%) CruiseControl
4 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Senior Developer
3 16 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Software Developer
4 13 (30.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (30.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (23.81%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (21.43%) Software Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (11.90%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
2 23 (54.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 19 (45.24%) jQuery
4 17 (40.48%) LINQ
5 16 (38.10%) HTML
5 16 (38.10%) CSS
6 14 (33.33%) WCF
7 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (23.81%) XML
9 8 (19.05%) NHibernate
10 6 (14.29%) JSON
10 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (11.90%) Web Services
11 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (2.38%) WinForms
12 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) N-Tier
2 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Android
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) MVC
2 16 (38.10%) TDD
2 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) Web Development
4 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Android Development
5 7 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) OOP
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.52%) Coaching
8 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.76%) Project Management
10 1 (2.38%) CRM
10 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 24 (57.14%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 4 (9.52%) C++
4 4 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) MCP
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft