The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 31 46 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 25.62% 38.33% 22.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.74% 64.79% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 19
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
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
78 71 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 64.46% 59.17% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 72 68 37
Average salary £30,000 £39,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.05% +17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

.NET
Salary Trend in Preston

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

.NET Salary Trend in Preston

.NET
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Preston region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Preston

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 79 (90.80%) C#
2 63 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 53 (60.92%) CSS
4 50 (57.47%) JavaScript
5 48 (55.17%) jQuery
6 41 (47.13%) HTML
7 38 (43.68%) MVC
8 36 (41.38%) SQL
9 26 (29.89%) .NET Framework
10 22 (25.29%) LINQ
10 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
11 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (22.99%) WCF
12 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
13 19 (21.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (19.54%) HTML5
15 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (18.39%) SharePoint
16 15 (17.24%) Ajax
17 14 (16.09%) Web Development
17 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (14.94%) OOP
18 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
18 13 (14.94%) VB.NET
19 12 (13.79%) Web Application Development
20 11 (12.64%) CSS3
20 11 (12.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
21 10 (11.49%) XML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 16 (18.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.05%) CMS
2 7 (8.05%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (2.30%) Moq
2 2 (2.30%) NUnit
General
1 4 (4.60%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (95.40%) Developer
2 46 (52.87%) .NET Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Senior Developer
4 15 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 15 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (12.64%) .NET Web Developer
7 10 (11.49%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (11.49%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Front-End Web Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) ASP.NET
2 53 (60.92%) CSS
3 48 (55.17%) jQuery
4 41 (47.13%) HTML
5 26 (29.89%) .NET Framework
6 22 (25.29%) LINQ
7 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (22.99%) WCF
9 17 (19.54%) HTML5
10 15 (17.24%) Ajax
11 11 (12.64%) CSS3
11 11 (12.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (11.49%) XML
13 9 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (9.20%) SOAP
14 8 (9.20%) Web Services
15 5 (5.75%) Classic ASP
15 5 (5.75%) XSLT
16 3 (3.45%) REST
17 2 (2.30%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.05%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.30%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.30%) Tandem
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) MVC
2 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.09%) Web Development
4 13 (14.94%) OOP
5 12 (13.79%) Web Application Development
6 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.05%) Content Management
9 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.75%) Scrum
9 5 (5.75%) ETL
9 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.60%) UML
10 4 (4.60%) OO
11 3 (3.45%) ITIL
11 3 (3.45%) TDD
12 2 (2.30%) Kanban
12 2 (2.30%) BDD
12 2 (2.30%) OOD
13 1 (1.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (90.80%) C#
2 50 (57.47%) JavaScript
3 36 (41.38%) SQL
4 13 (14.94%) VB.NET
5 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.05%) VBA
7 6 (6.90%) VB
8 5 (5.75%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.45%) VBScript
10 2 (2.30%) VB6
11 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.20%) MCSD
3 2 (2.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) Business Objects
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) Informatica
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe
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