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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 49 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 20 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.00% 1.90% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.66% 4.64% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 17
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
207 151 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.08% 41.03% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 196 142 139
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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 21 August 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Northampton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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%) .NET
2 41 (97.62%) C#
3 35 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 24 (57.14%) HTML
5 21 (50.00%) SQL
6 20 (47.62%) CSS
7 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 17 (40.48%) LINQ
8 17 (40.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (40.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (38.10%) Visual Studio
10 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (33.33%) XML
11 14 (33.33%) MVC
12 13 (30.95%) N-Tier
13 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 12 (28.57%) jQuery
14 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (23.81%) C++
15 10 (23.81%) Windows
15 10 (23.81%) CMS
15 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
15 10 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
16 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
16 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
16 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.38%) DNN
3 1 (2.38%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.38%) DTS
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (38.10%) Visual Studio
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Moq
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Legal
1 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 21 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 21 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (45.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (21.43%) SQL Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (2.38%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 24 (57.14%) HTML
4 20 (47.62%) CSS
5 17 (40.48%) LINQ
5 17 (40.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 14 (33.33%) XML
7 12 (28.57%) jQuery
8 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (19.05%) XHTML
12 7 (16.67%) WCF
13 5 (11.90%) WPF
13 5 (11.90%) WF
13 5 (11.90%) Silverlight
14 4 (9.52%) Web Services
15 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 2 (4.76%) Ajax
17 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) N-Tier
2 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) MVC
2 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 8 (19.05%) TDD
4 8 (19.05%) UML
4 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.38%) SEO
8 1 (2.38%) OOD
8 1 (2.38%) OO
8 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.38%) MSF
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.38%) Web Design
8 1 (2.38%) Content Management
8 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 5 (11.90%) VB
7 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) MCP
1 8 (19.05%) MCAD
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft