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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 36 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 37.50% 28.08% 30.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.23% 50.62% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 41
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,350 £27,204
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
52 81 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 54.17% 55.48% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 63 61
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £47,500 £42,500
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 4 September 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Preston

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 65 (89.04%) C#
2 60 (82.19%) ASP.NET
3 46 (63.01%) MVC
4 35 (47.95%) SQL Server
5 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
6 31 (42.47%) HTML
7 29 (39.73%) CSS
8 24 (32.88%) SQL
9 23 (31.51%) jQuery
9 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (27.40%) Web Application Development
11 19 (26.03%) Games
12 18 (24.66%) Scrum
12 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (23.29%) TDD
13 17 (23.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (23.29%) AngularJS
14 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (21.92%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (21.92%) BDD
14 16 (21.92%) Web Development
14 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (21.92%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (21.92%) RESTful
14 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (21.92%) Kanban
15 15 (20.55%) CMS
16 14 (19.18%) WCF
17 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 15 (20.55%) CMS
2 8 (10.96%) Kentico
3 6 (8.22%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.48%) Node.js
5 3 (4.11%) IIS
5 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.48%) Fireworks
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) LAN
1 1 (1.37%) WAN
1 1 (1.37%) DHCP
1 1 (1.37%) VPN
1 1 (1.37%) DNS
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
1 1 (1.37%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.95%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.11%) MySQL
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.48%) Grunt
3 4 (5.48%) Bower
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.37%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.37%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.37%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.37%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (26.03%) Games
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 70 (95.89%) Developer
2 48 (65.75%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.81%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Web Developer
4 11 (15.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.48%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (5.48%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Junior
10 2 (2.74%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (82.19%) ASP.NET
2 31 (42.47%) HTML
3 29 (39.73%) CSS
4 23 (31.51%) jQuery
4 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (23.29%) AngularJS
5 17 (23.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (21.92%) KnockoutJS
6 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (21.92%) RESTful
7 14 (19.18%) WCF
8 10 (13.70%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.33%) WinForms
9 9 (12.33%) Razor View Engine
10 8 (10.96%) HTML5
10 8 (10.96%) XML
11 6 (8.22%) Ajax
11 6 (8.22%) JSON
12 5 (6.85%) XSLT
12 5 (6.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) User Experience
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Social Media
3 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Android
2 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.01%) MVC
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.40%) Web Application Development
3 18 (24.66%) Scrum
4 17 (23.29%) TDD
5 16 (21.92%) BDD
5 16 (21.92%) Web Development
5 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (21.92%) Kanban
5 16 (21.92%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.59%) OO
7 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.22%) B2B
8 6 (8.22%) B2C
9 5 (6.85%) CRM
10 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.11%) Mobile Development
11 3 (4.11%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (4.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (89.04%) C#
2 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.88%) SQL
4 8 (10.96%) VB.NET
5 7 (9.59%) PHP
6 5 (6.85%) VB
7 3 (4.11%) VB6
8 2 (2.74%) Java
8 2 (2.74%) VBA
8 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) VBScript
9 1 (1.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Adobe
2 4 (5.48%) Twitter
3 3 (4.11%) Facebook
3 3 (4.11%) Apple
4 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) New Relic
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
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