The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank - 23 15
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 0 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 5.93% 14.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.72% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 16
Average salary - £30,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
.NET Framework
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 72 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 28.77% 61.02% 60.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 66 74
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -24.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Preston

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Preston

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft