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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 14 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 18.42% 24.78% 34.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.64% 46.67% 58.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 45
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
22 60 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 28.95% 53.10% 58.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 77
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -27.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 14 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Preston

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 32 (88.89%) C#
2 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
3 30 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 28 (77.78%) MVC
5 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (61.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (58.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 21 (58.33%) RESTful
8 20 (55.56%) Kanban
8 20 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
8 20 (55.56%) BDD
8 20 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (55.56%) Web Application Development
8 20 (55.56%) AngularJS
8 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (55.56%) Games
8 20 (55.56%) Scrum
8 20 (55.56%) TDD
9 11 (30.56%) SQL
10 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.67%) HTML
12 6 (16.67%) CSS
13 5 (13.89%) Web Development
14 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
15 3 (8.33%) CRM
15 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (58.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (55.56%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 20 (55.56%) Games Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (61.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 21 (58.33%) RESTful
5 20 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 6 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (8.33%) HTML5
7 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.56%) Web Services
9 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.78%) Ajax
9 1 (2.78%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.78%) SOAP
9 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) AS400
2 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.78%) iSeries
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) MVC
2 20 (55.56%) BDD
2 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
2 20 (55.56%) Kanban
2 20 (55.56%) Scrum
2 20 (55.56%) TDD
2 20 (55.56%) Web Application Development
3 5 (13.89%) Web Development
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.56%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) SDLC
6 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) VB6
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago