The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 225 359 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.94% 15.55% 21.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.06% 51.88% 49.94%
Number of salaries quoted 192 338 370
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,350 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
.NET
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
535 692 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.26% 29.98% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 450 606 735
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

.NET
Salary Trend in Reading

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

.NET Salary Trend in Reading

.NET
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 438 (83.43%) C#
2 291 (55.43%) SQL Server
2 291 (55.43%) ASP.NET
3 280 (53.33%) SQL
4 187 (35.62%) JavaScript
5 178 (33.90%) MVC
6 169 (32.19%) Agile Software Development
7 165 (31.43%) HTML
8 159 (30.29%) Microsoft
9 153 (29.14%) CSS
10 143 (27.24%) jQuery
11 117 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 117 (22.29%) WCF
12 100 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 96 (18.29%) MS Excel
14 95 (18.10%) Web Services
15 90 (17.14%) Windows
16 88 (16.76%) .NET Framework
17 85 (16.19%) VB.NET
18 83 (15.81%) Degree
19 78 (14.86%) Scrum
20 75 (14.29%) Visual Studio
21 65 (12.38%) Ajax
22 61 (11.62%) XML
23 59 (11.24%) T-SQL
24 58 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
25 56 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 53 (10.10%) Oracle
27 52 (9.90%) Web Development
28 50 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 41 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 37 (7.05%) IIS
3 21 (4.00%) CMS
4 14 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (2.10%) Node.js
6 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.95%) WordPress
7 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.57%) Drupal
8 3 (0.57%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.38%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.38%) nginx
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.19%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.19%) Kentico
Applications
1 96 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.10%) MS Office
3 4 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.76%) MS Project
3 4 (0.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (0.76%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.76%) MicroStation
3 4 (0.76%) Solid Edge
4 3 (0.57%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.76%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.90%) Office 365
2 10 (1.90%) SaaS
3 4 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.57%) Force.com
5 2 (0.38%) Heroku
5 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.38%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.19%) GitHub
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.24%) SMTP
1 17 (3.24%) SAN
1 17 (3.24%) IMAP
1 17 (3.24%) Wireshark
1 17 (3.24%) NAS
2 12 (2.29%) Internet
3 6 (1.14%) SNMP
3 6 (1.14%) Firewall
4 4 (0.76%) LAN
4 4 (0.76%) VoIP
5 3 (0.57%) Intranet
6 2 (0.38%) BGP
6 2 (0.38%) MPLS
6 2 (0.38%) OSPF
6 2 (0.38%) ATM
6 2 (0.38%) WAN
6 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.38%) Network Security
6 2 (0.38%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (55.43%) SQL Server
2 58 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (4.00%) MySQL
6 20 (3.81%) DTS
7 13 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.14%) OLAP
9 6 (1.14%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.95%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (0.95%) PerformancePoint
10 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.95%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.76%) Star Schema
12 3 (0.57%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 100 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 33 (6.29%) Jenkins
4 31 (5.90%) Selenium
5 24 (4.57%) Git (software)
6 21 (4.00%) Subversion
7 17 (3.24%) WebLOAD
7 17 (3.24%) AQtime
8 15 (2.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 13 (2.48%) WebDriver
10 11 (2.10%) JIRA
10 11 (2.10%) LoadRunner
11 10 (1.90%) NUnit
12 8 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (1.52%) MSTest
13 6 (1.14%) MSBuild
14 5 (0.95%) Selenium IDE
14 5 (0.95%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.76%) TestComplete
15 4 (0.76%) PhantomJS
General
1 49 (9.33%) Finance
2 22 (4.19%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.24%) Marketing
4 12 (2.29%) Automotive
5 7 (1.33%) Advertising
6 6 (1.14%) Games
7 5 (0.95%) Banking
8 3 (0.57%) Retail
8 3 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.19%) Local Government
9 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 381 (72.57%) Developer
2 215 (40.95%) .NET Developer
3 151 (28.76%) C# Developer
4 131 (24.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 123 (23.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 95 (18.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 70 (13.33%) Web Developer
8 50 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 45 (8.57%) Software Developer
10 36 (6.86%) SQL Developer
11 33 (6.29%) Programmer
11 33 (6.29%) Senior .NET Developer
12 29 (5.52%) Senior C# Developer
12 29 (5.52%) Analyst
13 25 (4.76%) Graduate
14 24 (4.57%) Graduate Developer
15 23 (4.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 20 (3.81%) Architect
17 18 (3.43%) Graduate Software Developer
18 17 (3.24%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (55.43%) ASP.NET
2 165 (31.43%) HTML
3 153 (29.14%) CSS
4 143 (27.24%) jQuery
5 117 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 117 (22.29%) WCF
6 95 (18.10%) Web Services
7 88 (16.76%) .NET Framework
8 65 (12.38%) Ajax
9 61 (11.62%) XML
10 56 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 50 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 44 (8.38%) KnockoutJS
13 42 (8.00%) WPF
14 41 (7.81%) RESTful
15 38 (7.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (6.29%) WinForms
17 31 (5.90%) HTML5
18 28 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 26 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.14%) Computer Science
2 38 (7.24%) Client/Server
3 23 (4.38%) Inversion of Control
4 22 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.67%) Mobile Computing
6 12 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 10 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.90%) Open Source
8 6 (1.14%) IPTV
8 6 (1.14%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.14%) User Experience
9 4 (0.76%) iPhone
10 3 (0.57%) Physics
10 3 (0.57%) GIS
10 3 (0.57%) Replication
11 2 (0.38%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.38%) SCORM
11 2 (0.38%) FMCG
11 2 (0.38%) Social Network
12 1 (0.19%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 90 (17.14%) Windows
2 27 (5.14%) Linux
3 21 (4.00%) Android
4 10 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.95%) UNIX
8 4 (0.76%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.38%) Debian
10 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (33.90%) MVC
2 169 (32.19%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (14.86%) Scrum
4 52 (9.90%) Web Development
5 42 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 39 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (4.76%) CRM
8 24 (4.57%) OO
8 24 (4.57%) Time Management
8 24 (4.57%) TDD
9 19 (3.62%) System Testing
10 18 (3.43%) OOD
11 17 (3.24%) Benchmarking
11 17 (3.24%) UML
11 17 (3.24%) Software Engineering
11 17 (3.24%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (3.05%) Mentoring
12 16 (3.05%) Web Application Development
13 15 (2.86%) BDD
13 15 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 438 (83.43%) C#
2 280 (53.33%) SQL
3 187 (35.62%) JavaScript
4 85 (16.19%) VB.NET
5 59 (11.24%) T-SQL
6 47 (8.95%) Java
7 42 (8.00%) VB
8 41 (7.81%) C++
9 29 (5.52%) PHP
10 19 (3.62%) Python
11 17 (3.24%) Perl
12 14 (2.67%) VBA
13 11 (2.10%) VB6
13 11 (2.10%) C
14 10 (1.90%) Ruby
15 3 (0.57%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.57%) Delphi
16 2 (0.38%) VBScript
16 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 83 (15.81%) Degree
2 31 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.52%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.71%) ISEB
6 8 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.38%) MCSE
8 2 (0.38%) MCP
8 2 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.38%) MCTS
8 2 (0.38%) MCITP
9 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.52%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.24%) VMware ESX
2 17 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Nmap
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (1.14%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.14%) Backup Exec
1 6 (1.14%) PureDisk
2 3 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.19%) Nessus
3 1 (0.19%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 159 (30.29%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.10%) Oracle
3 26 (4.95%) Sitecore
4 17 (3.24%) VMware
5 11 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (1.90%) Xamarin
6 10 (1.90%) Telerik
7 6 (1.14%) Open Text
8 5 (0.95%) Tableau
8 5 (0.95%) SAP
9 4 (0.76%) SolidWorks
9 4 (0.76%) Google
10 3 (0.57%) Adobe
10 3 (0.57%) Sage
11 2 (0.38%) Cognos
11 2 (0.38%) HP
11 2 (0.38%) Citrix
11 2 (0.38%) Juniper
11 2 (0.38%) Genesys
11 2 (0.38%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £500 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £500 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £23000 - £34000 per annum + GREAT BONUS, TRAINING
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Cross train to Microsoft Dynamics!
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago