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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 22 45 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 27.50% 30.61% 45.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.71% 57.69% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 42
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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
34 78 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 42.50% 53.06% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 75 53
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 1 April 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Preston

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 59 (85.51%) C#
2 45 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 38 (55.07%) MVC
4 31 (44.93%) CSS
5 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
6 26 (37.68%) jQuery
7 25 (36.23%) HTML
8 22 (31.88%) SQL
9 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
11 16 (23.19%) .NET Framework
12 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (20.29%) WCF
13 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (17.39%) HTML5
15 11 (15.94%) OOP
16 10 (14.49%) XML
16 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
16 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
16 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (14.49%) LINQ
17 9 (13.04%) Ajax
17 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (13.04%) CSS3
18 8 (11.59%) SOAP
18 8 (11.59%) Web Services
18 8 (11.59%) Web Development
18 8 (11.59%) Web Application Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.90%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) NUnit
1 4 (5.80%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (5.80%) Moq
2 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Advertising
2 1 (1.45%) Games
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (92.75%) Developer
2 47 (68.12%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Web Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.59%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Graduate
8 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Junior
9 4 (5.80%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.80%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (65.22%) ASP.NET
2 31 (44.93%) CSS
3 26 (37.68%) jQuery
4 25 (36.23%) HTML
5 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (23.19%) .NET Framework
7 15 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
8 14 (20.29%) WCF
9 12 (17.39%) HTML5
10 10 (14.49%) XML
10 10 (14.49%) LINQ
11 9 (13.04%) CSS3
11 9 (13.04%) Ajax
12 8 (11.59%) SOAP
12 8 (11.59%) Web Services
13 5 (7.25%) Entity Framework
13 5 (7.25%) XSLT
14 4 (5.80%) NHibernate
15 3 (4.35%) REST
16 2 (2.90%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.80%) Tandem
3 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) MVC
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) OOP
4 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.59%) Web Development
5 8 (11.59%) Web Application Development
6 7 (10.14%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.25%) Scrum
7 5 (7.25%) TDD
7 5 (7.25%) ETL
7 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.80%) OO
8 4 (5.80%) UML
8 4 (5.80%) BDD
8 4 (5.80%) Kanban
9 3 (4.35%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.90%) Content Management
10 2 (2.90%) OOD
10 2 (2.90%) People Management
11 1 (1.45%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 59 (85.51%) C#
2 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
3 22 (31.88%) SQL
4 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.80%) VBA
7 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.35%) Java
8 2 (2.90%) VB6
8 2 (2.90%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) MCSD
3 4 (5.80%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Informatica
3 3 (4.35%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe
4 1 (1.45%) Pega
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