The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 18 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 108 100 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 31 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.24% 1.83% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.92% 5.88% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 61
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
630 663 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.24% 31.05% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 570 571 877
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Berkshire

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Reading region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Reading

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (78.65%) SQL Server
2 70 (78.65%) C#
3 56 (62.92%) Microsoft
4 51 (57.30%) SQL
5 48 (53.93%) ASP.NET
6 40 (44.94%) MVC
7 33 (37.08%) HTML
8 32 (35.96%) CSS
9 30 (33.71%) JavaScript
9 30 (33.71%) Finance
10 29 (32.58%) Windows
11 27 (30.34%) Visual Studio
12 24 (26.97%) Scrum
12 24 (26.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (24.72%) SharePoint Server
14 21 (23.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (23.60%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
15 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
15 18 (20.22%) jQuery
16 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (19.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (19.10%) WCF
16 17 (19.10%) Internet
16 17 (19.10%) Windows XP
16 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
17 16 (17.98%) Degree

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (24.72%) SharePoint Server
2 14 (15.73%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.99%) IIS
3 8 (8.99%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.25%) Node.js
5 2 (2.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
6 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (78.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (19.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (7.87%) MySQL
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) DTS
7 1 (1.12%) OLAP
7 1 (1.12%) IDOL
7 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 27 (30.34%) Visual Studio
2 21 (23.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.87%) Moq
4 6 (6.74%) Subversion
5 4 (4.49%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (4.49%) Selenium
5 4 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.25%) NUnit
6 2 (2.25%) Rational Rose
General
1 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
3 14 (15.73%) Retail
4 5 (5.62%) Local Government
5 2 (2.25%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Automotive
5 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (53.93%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) .NET Developer
3 20 (22.47%) C# Developer
4 19 (21.35%) Senior Developer
5 18 (20.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (19.10%) Designer
6 17 (19.10%) Solutions Designer
7 12 (13.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (12.36%) Senior C# Developer
9 10 (11.24%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (11.24%) Web Developer
10 9 (10.11%) Architect
11 8 (8.99%) Programmer
12 7 (7.87%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (7.87%) SQL Developer
13 6 (6.74%) SQL Programmer
13 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (6.74%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (6.74%) Software Developer
14 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (53.93%) ASP.NET
3 33 (37.08%) HTML
4 32 (35.96%) CSS
5 24 (26.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (20.22%) jQuery
8 17 (19.10%) WCF
9 14 (15.73%) Ajax
10 9 (10.11%) Web Services
11 8 (8.99%) XML
12 7 (7.87%) HTML5
12 7 (7.87%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (7.87%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (5.62%) XSLT
13 5 (5.62%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (5.62%) Ninject
14 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) Streaming Media
5 2 (2.25%) Clustering
5 2 (2.25%) IPTV
5 2 (2.25%) PKI
5 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) W3C
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.12%) IVR
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.12%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.58%) Windows
2 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (19.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) MVC
2 24 (26.97%) Scrum
3 13 (14.61%) Unit Testing
4 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.24%) TDD
4 10 (11.24%) CRM
5 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.99%) OOP
7 7 (7.87%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (7.87%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (7.87%) Web Development
8 6 (6.74%) OO
9 5 (5.62%) Software Architecture
10 4 (4.49%) BDD
10 4 (4.49%) Time Management
10 4 (4.49%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.37%) SOA
11 3 (3.37%) UML
11 3 (3.37%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 70 (78.65%) C#
2 51 (57.30%) SQL
3 30 (33.71%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.73%) VB
4 14 (15.73%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.87%) Java
6 6 (6.74%) VBScript
7 5 (5.62%) PHP
8 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.37%) Lua
10 2 (2.25%) R
10 2 (2.25%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.98%) Degree
3 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.49%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.49%) ISEB
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.12%) MCSE
5 1 (1.12%) MCSA
5 1 (1.12%) MCP
5 1 (1.12%) MCTS
5 1 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) HMG Infosec
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 56 (62.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) Fujitsu
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Meridio
Reading, Berkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 to £40000 per annum - Good Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago