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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 91 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 49 47 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.06% 2.05% 2.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.98% 6.68% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 53
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
614 704 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.84% 30.65% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 533 618 833
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 July 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (91.36%) C#
3 65 (80.25%) SQL Server
4 49 (60.49%) SQL
4 49 (60.49%) ASP.NET
5 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 37 (45.68%) Visual Studio
6 37 (45.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 36 (44.44%) CSS
7 36 (44.44%) MVC
8 34 (41.98%) HTML
8 34 (41.98%) jQuery
9 31 (38.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (32.10%) Scrum
11 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
12 19 (23.46%) Unit Testing
12 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
14 17 (20.99%) Web Services
15 16 (19.75%) WCF
15 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (18.52%) Windows
16 15 (18.52%) Java
17 14 (17.28%) Oracle
18 13 (16.05%) Finance
19 12 (14.81%) Web Development
19 12 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
20 11 (13.58%) Inversion of Control
21 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.17%) IIS
4 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 2 (2.47%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (80.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.94%) MySQL
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.23%) DTS
7 1 (1.23%) OLAP
7 1 (1.23%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 37 (45.68%) Visual Studio
2 31 (38.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.17%) NUnit
3 5 (6.17%) Selenium
3 5 (6.17%) MSTest
3 5 (6.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.70%) Rational Rose
5 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.47%) Subversion
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.23%) PhoneGap
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Automotive
3 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.23%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Local Government
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (69.14%) Developer
2 41 (50.62%) .NET Developer
3 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (27.16%) C# Developer
5 21 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (24.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (22.22%) Software Developer
8 10 (12.35%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (11.11%) Web Developer
9 9 (11.11%) PHP Developer
10 8 (9.88%) LAMP Developer
10 8 (9.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 8 (9.88%) Architect
10 8 (9.88%) Programmer
11 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
11 7 (8.64%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
13 5 (6.17%) Solutions Designer
13 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (60.49%) ASP.NET
3 37 (45.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 36 (44.44%) CSS
5 34 (41.98%) HTML
5 34 (41.98%) jQuery
6 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (20.99%) Web Services
8 16 (19.75%) WCF
9 12 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (11.11%) LAMP
11 9 (11.11%) Ajax
11 9 (11.11%) RESTful
11 9 (11.11%) HTML5
12 7 (8.64%) WinForms
13 6 (7.41%) Unity DI Container
14 5 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 4 (4.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 9 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
3 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) Open Source
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Replication
5 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Linux
3 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) MVC
2 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.10%) Scrum
4 19 (23.46%) Unit Testing
5 12 (14.81%) Web Development
6 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (9.88%) TDD
9 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.17%) CRM
10 5 (6.17%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.17%) BDD
11 4 (4.94%) User Stories
11 4 (4.94%) System Testing
11 4 (4.94%) Use Case
11 4 (4.94%) SOA
12 3 (3.70%) UML
12 3 (3.70%) Business Analysis
13 2 (2.47%) Software Architecture
13 2 (2.47%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 74 (91.36%) C#
2 49 (60.49%) SQL
3 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.52%) Java
5 10 (12.35%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.35%) PHP
6 9 (11.11%) Perl
6 9 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 9 (11.11%) Python
7 3 (3.70%) VB
8 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.64%) Degree
3 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) ISEB
4 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle
3 2 (2.47%) ESRI
4 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.23%) Sage
4 1 (1.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Siebel
4 1 (1.23%) Meridio
4 1 (1.23%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.23%) Sencha
Reading
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FISCAL Technologies
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Total Package
Posted: 12 days ago