The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing .NET 135 65 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 18.19% 15.19% 23.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.14% 42.76% 64.77%
Number of salaries quoted 131 65 122
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £29,397
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,100 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
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
264 152 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.58% 35.51% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 249 144 182
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

.NET
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

.NET Salary Trend in Northampton

.NET
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Northampton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

1 181 (84.58%) C#
2 154 (71.96%) ASP.NET
3 127 (59.35%) SQL Server
4 109 (50.93%) HTML
5 95 (44.39%) SQL
5 95 (44.39%) CSS
6 91 (42.52%) JavaScript
7 75 (35.05%) MVC
8 70 (32.71%) jQuery
9 69 (32.24%) VB.NET
10 64 (29.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 63 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (25.70%) Windows
12 55 (25.70%) Microsoft
13 54 (25.23%) Visual Studio
14 48 (22.43%) WCF
15 41 (19.16%) XML
15 41 (19.16%) TDD
16 40 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
17 39 (18.22%) Mentoring
17 39 (18.22%) .NET Framework
18 36 (16.82%) VB
19 32 (14.95%) Degree
20 31 (14.49%) Web Development
21 30 (14.02%) HTML5
22 27 (12.62%) JSON
22 27 (12.62%) Finance
23 26 (12.15%) Ajax
24 25 (11.68%) SQL Server 2012
24 25 (11.68%) WinForms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 22 (10.28%) Node.js
2 20 (9.35%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.07%) CMS
3 13 (6.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.27%) IIS
5 6 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.40%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.21%) Intranet
1 9 (4.21%) Extranet
2 2 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (59.35%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (9.81%) NoSQL
5 19 (8.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (7.01%) MySQL
7 12 (5.61%) Relational Database
8 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (4.21%) Data Mining
10 8 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.87%) DTS
12 3 (1.40%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (25.23%) Visual Studio
2 40 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (9.81%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (3.74%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (2.80%) Firebug
6 6 (2.80%) Fiddler
7 4 (1.87%) MSTest
7 4 (1.87%) NUnit
8 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.47%) ReSharper
General
1 27 (12.62%) Finance
2 11 (5.14%) Games
3 8 (3.74%) Marketing
4 4 (1.87%) Retail
4 4 (1.87%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.87%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.87%) Automotive
5 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 167 (78.04%) Developer
2 81 (37.85%) .NET Developer
3 76 (35.51%) C# Developer
4 66 (30.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (20.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (15.89%) Analyst
7 32 (14.95%) Software Developer
8 26 (12.15%) Senior Developer
8 26 (12.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (8.88%) Applications Support
10 18 (8.41%) Support Analyst
11 17 (7.94%) Applications Support Analyst
11 17 (7.94%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (6.07%) Web Developer
13 12 (5.61%) C# Software Developer
14 11 (5.14%) Test Analyst
15 9 (4.21%) Software Engineer
15 9 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
16 7 (3.27%) SQL Developer
17 6 (2.80%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (71.96%) ASP.NET
2 109 (50.93%) HTML
3 95 (44.39%) CSS
4 70 (32.71%) jQuery
5 64 (29.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (22.43%) WCF
7 41 (19.16%) XML
8 39 (18.22%) .NET Framework
9 30 (14.02%) HTML5
10 27 (12.62%) JSON
11 26 (12.15%) Ajax
12 25 (11.68%) WinForms
13 24 (11.21%) Web Services
14 22 (10.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 22 (10.28%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (9.81%) CSS3
15 21 (9.81%) RESTful
16 19 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 18 (8.41%) XHTML
18 15 (7.01%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.28%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.88%) Mathematics
3 18 (8.41%) N-Tier
4 11 (5.14%) Physics
5 10 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.27%) User Experience
7 4 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.40%) iSeries
9 2 (0.93%) Open Source
9 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.93%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) AS400
10 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (25.70%) Windows
2 12 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.87%) UNIX
5 3 (1.40%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (35.05%) MVC
2 63 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (19.16%) TDD
4 39 (18.22%) Mentoring
5 31 (14.49%) Web Development
6 23 (10.75%) Coaching
7 22 (10.28%) Web Application Development
7 22 (10.28%) Validation
7 22 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (9.81%) BDD
9 17 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (7.48%) Data Validation
11 14 (6.54%) OO
12 13 (6.07%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (5.14%) UML
14 8 (3.74%) Content Management
14 8 (3.74%) Performance Management
15 7 (3.27%) Test Automation
15 7 (3.27%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 181 (84.58%) C#
2 95 (44.39%) SQL
3 91 (42.52%) JavaScript
4 69 (32.24%) VB.NET
5 36 (16.82%) VB
6 25 (11.68%) T-SQL
7 21 (9.81%) Ruby
8 19 (8.88%) Java
9 13 (6.07%) C++
10 3 (1.40%) PHP
10 3 (1.40%) RPG
11 2 (0.93%) XPath
12 1 (0.47%) Groovy
12 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (14.95%) Degree
2 11 (5.14%) PhD
3 4 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (1.40%) ISEB
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.27%) SLA
1 7 (3.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 55 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.27%) Oracle
3 3 (1.40%) IBM
3 3 (1.40%) hybris
4 1 (0.47%) Siebel
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe
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