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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 45 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 30.82% 27.10% 28.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.94% 62.69% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 30
Average salary £31,250 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.38% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
85 67 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 58.22% 43.23% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66 65 48
Average salary £32,000 £36,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.32% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Preston

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (86.57%) C#
2 38 (56.72%) ASP.NET
3 36 (53.73%) jQuery
4 34 (50.75%) CSS
5 33 (49.25%) SQL
6 28 (41.79%) HTML
7 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
7 26 (38.81%) SQL Server
7 26 (38.81%) .NET Framework
8 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
9 23 (34.33%) VB.NET
9 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (32.84%) WCF
11 21 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (29.85%) LINQ
13 16 (23.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 15 (22.39%) Web Application Development
14 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
15 14 (20.90%) MVC
16 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
17 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (11.94%) VB
18 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
19 7 (10.45%) T-SQL
19 7 (10.45%) Ajax
19 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
19 7 (10.45%) HTML5
20 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
20 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) CMS
2 4 (5.97%) Node.js
3 3 (4.48%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) SQL Server
2 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.49%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Billing
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (95.52%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) .NET Developer
3 24 (35.82%) C# Developer
4 20 (29.85%) VB.NET Developer
5 19 (28.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (26.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (22.39%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
10 9 (13.43%) Web Developer
11 5 (7.46%) Analyst
11 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
12 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Junior
12 4 (5.97%) Junior Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Development Team Leader
13 3 (4.48%) Developer Analyst
13 3 (4.48%) VB6 Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (56.72%) ASP.NET
2 36 (53.73%) jQuery
3 34 (50.75%) CSS
4 28 (41.79%) HTML
5 26 (38.81%) .NET Framework
6 22 (32.84%) WCF
7 20 (29.85%) LINQ
8 16 (23.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (10.45%) Ajax
9 7 (10.45%) HTML5
10 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (7.46%) Web Services
11 5 (7.46%) REST
12 3 (4.48%) WinForms
12 3 (4.48%) Grails
12 3 (4.48%) Classic ASP
12 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.48%) Backbone.js
12 3 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) iSeries
3 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.49%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Web Application Development
2 14 (20.90%) MVC
3 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.96%) Web Development
5 5 (7.46%) Release Management
5 5 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (7.46%) Scrum
5 5 (7.46%) OOP
6 4 (5.97%) TDD
6 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.97%) System Testing
7 3 (4.48%) Time Management
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.48%) Kanban
7 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.48%) BDD
7 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.48%) Content Management
7 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 58 (86.57%) C#
2 33 (49.25%) SQL
3 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
4 23 (34.33%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.94%) VB
6 7 (10.45%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.97%) VB6
8 3 (4.48%) Groovy
8 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.48%) C
8 3 (4.48%) PHP
8 3 (4.48%) Java
9 2 (2.99%) VBScript
9 2 (2.99%) VBA
10 1 (1.49%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) MCSD
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
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