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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 30 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.31% 9.09% 12.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 20.41% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 16
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -2.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
57 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 43.85% 44.55% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 72
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (50.00%) Moq
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Tandem
4 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) NUnit
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) B2B
5 2 (25.00%) B2C
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (50.00%) Moq
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Junior
3 4 (50.00%) Graduate
3 4 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Tandem
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (25.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft