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 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 (dotNet)
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 37 26 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 28.46% 23.64% 51.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.91% 53.06% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 61
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,204
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £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
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
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 29 May 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Preston

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 56 (88.89%) C#
2 46 (73.02%) ASP.NET
3 41 (65.08%) MVC
4 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 22 (34.92%) HTML
5 22 (34.92%) CSS
6 20 (31.75%) Razor View Engine
7 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
7 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (28.57%) jQuery
9 12 (19.05%) Web Development
10 11 (17.46%) WCF
10 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (17.46%) SQL
11 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
12 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (14.29%) OO
12 9 (14.29%) CMS
13 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
13 8 (12.70%) Degree
13 8 (12.70%) Web Application Development
14 7 (11.11%) Windows
14 7 (11.11%) PHP
14 7 (11.11%) User Experience
15 6 (9.52%) OOP
15 6 (9.52%) Scrum
15 6 (9.52%) WinForms
15 6 (9.52%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (14.29%) CMS
2 6 (9.52%) Kentico
3 4 (6.35%) Node.js
4 3 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.17%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Photoshop
1 4 (6.35%) Fireworks
1 4 (6.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
1 1 (1.59%) DHCP
1 1 (1.59%) VPN
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) MySQL
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) NUnit
2 4 (6.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (6.35%) Moq
2 4 (6.35%) Grunt
2 4 (6.35%) Bower
General
1 5 (7.94%) Games
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 59 (93.65%) Developer
2 47 (74.60%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.46%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Graduate
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.94%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (73.02%) ASP.NET
2 22 (34.92%) HTML
2 22 (34.92%) CSS
3 20 (31.75%) Razor View Engine
4 18 (28.57%) jQuery
5 11 (17.46%) WCF
5 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
7 6 (9.52%) WinForms
7 6 (9.52%) LINQ
8 5 (7.94%) HTML5
8 5 (7.94%) XML
8 5 (7.94%) SOAP
9 4 (6.35%) Web Services
9 4 (6.35%) NHibernate
9 4 (6.35%) JSON
10 3 (4.76%) Ajax
10 3 (4.76%) XSLT
10 3 (4.76%) XHTML
11 2 (3.17%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Tandem
2 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) Social Media
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) MVC
2 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) Web Development
4 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
5 9 (14.29%) OO
6 8 (12.70%) Web Application Development
7 6 (9.52%) OOP
7 6 (9.52%) Scrum
7 6 (9.52%) TDD
7 6 (9.52%) BDD
7 6 (9.52%) Kanban
8 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) B2B
9 4 (6.35%) B2C
9 4 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.76%) Mobile Development
10 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.76%) CRM
10 3 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 56 (88.89%) C#
2 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.46%) SQL
4 7 (11.11%) PHP
5 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.35%) Java
7 1 (1.59%) VB6
7 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Adobe
3 3 (4.76%) Facebook
3 3 (4.76%) Twitter
3 3 (4.76%) Apple
4 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.59%) Pega
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
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