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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 11 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 18 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 12.41% 6.82% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.18% 17.31% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 9
Average salary £30,500 £28,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.08% -0.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
85 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 58.62% 39.39% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 44
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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 2 October 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) CSS
2 21 (87.50%) jQuery
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (70.83%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (62.50%) WCF
5 15 (62.50%) LINQ
5 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
5 15 (62.50%) HTML
5 15 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (62.50%) Web Application Development
5 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (25.00%) MVC
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (25.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.50%) MCSD
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 15 (62.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (62.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (62.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (62.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) CSS
2 21 (87.50%) jQuery
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (62.50%) WCF
4 15 (62.50%) LINQ
4 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 15 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Web Application Development
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) MCSD
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
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