The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 39 55 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 28.68% 55.00% 32.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.17% 90.16% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 48
Average salary £39,750 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.30% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 52.94% 61.00% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 69 61 75
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Lancashire

.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 17 April 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Preston

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 64 (78.05%) ASP.NET
2 61 (74.39%) C#
3 58 (70.73%) SQL
4 47 (57.32%) HTML
4 47 (57.32%) SQL Server
5 40 (48.78%) CSS
6 35 (42.68%) jQuery
7 33 (40.24%) .NET Framework
8 29 (35.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 28 (34.15%) VB.NET
9 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
9 28 (34.15%) MVC
10 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
11 26 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (30.49%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (29.27%) WCF
14 23 (28.05%) LINQ
14 23 (28.05%) T-SQL
15 21 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (21.95%) Razor View Engine
18 17 (20.73%) Web Application Development
18 17 (20.73%) WinForms
19 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
19 16 (19.51%) Mercurial
19 16 (19.51%) SOA
19 16 (19.51%) Dependency Injection
19 16 (19.51%) Inversion of Control
19 16 (19.51%) HTML5
20 14 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
1 3 (3.66%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.66%) MS Office
4 2 (2.44%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (57.32%) SQL Server
2 25 (30.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Mercurial
2 7 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.88%) NUnit
4 4 (4.88%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (4.88%) Moq
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.66%) JBuilder
6 2 (2.44%) Xcode
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.10%) Billing
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (73.17%) Developer
2 35 (42.68%) .NET Developer
3 22 (26.83%) VB.NET Developer
4 20 (24.39%) C# Developer
4 20 (24.39%) Software Developer
5 18 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (18.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (17.07%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (15.85%) Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) Development Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) IT Development Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Software Test Analyst
12 3 (3.66%) Report Developer
12 3 (3.66%) Oracle Forms Developer
12 3 (3.66%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (78.05%) ASP.NET
2 47 (57.32%) HTML
3 40 (48.78%) CSS
4 35 (42.68%) jQuery
5 33 (40.24%) .NET Framework
6 29 (35.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 26 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (29.27%) WCF
9 23 (28.05%) LINQ
10 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 18 (21.95%) Razor View Engine
12 17 (20.73%) WinForms
13 16 (19.51%) HTML5
14 9 (10.98%) Classic ASP
14 9 (10.98%) J2EE
15 6 (7.32%) ADO.NET
16 5 (6.10%) XML
17 4 (4.88%) NHibernate
17 4 (4.88%) JSON
18 3 (3.66%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) MVC
2 17 (20.73%) Web Application Development
3 16 (19.51%) Dependency Injection
3 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
3 16 (19.51%) SOA
4 14 (17.07%) TDD
5 13 (15.85%) Scrum
6 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 10 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
7 9 (10.98%) UML
7 9 (10.98%) RAD
8 7 (8.54%) User Stories
9 5 (6.10%) Database Security
9 5 (6.10%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.10%) CRM
9 5 (6.10%) Service Management
9 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (74.39%) C#
2 58 (70.73%) SQL
3 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 28 (34.15%) VB.NET
4 23 (28.05%) T-SQL
5 14 (17.07%) Java
6 9 (10.98%) PHP
7 4 (4.88%) VB
7 4 (4.88%) VBA
8 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.44%) VB6
10 1 (1.22%) C
10 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) ISEB
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.44%) MCTS
4 2 (2.44%) MCP
4 2 (2.44%) MCAD
4 2 (2.44%) MCSD
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
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