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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 254 331 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.16% 14.53% 21.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.87% 46.95% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 225 311 380
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
579 705 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.17% 30.95% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 504 619 765
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £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 1 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 470 (83.48%) C#
2 309 (54.88%) ASP.NET
3 302 (53.64%) SQL Server
4 291 (51.69%) SQL
5 196 (34.81%) JavaScript
6 185 (32.86%) MVC
7 167 (29.66%) Microsoft
8 163 (28.95%) HTML
9 153 (27.18%) CSS
10 152 (27.00%) jQuery
11 123 (21.85%) WCF
12 122 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 105 (18.65%) Web Services
14 99 (17.58%) MS Excel
14 99 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
15 97 (17.23%) VB.NET
16 96 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
17 88 (15.63%) Windows
18 85 (15.10%) .NET Framework
19 82 (14.56%) Visual Studio
20 81 (14.39%) Degree
21 73 (12.97%) Scrum
22 70 (12.43%) Ajax
23 60 (10.66%) SQL Server 2008
24 59 (10.48%) XML
25 58 (10.30%) T-SQL
26 55 (9.77%) Finance
27 54 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
28 53 (9.41%) Oracle
29 52 (9.24%) Web Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 36 (6.39%) IIS
2 33 (5.86%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.37%) CMS
4 14 (2.49%) Node.js
5 12 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.89%) WordPress
7 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.53%) Drupal
9 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.36%) nginx
9 2 (0.36%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.18%) Movable Type
10 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 99 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.24%) MS Office
3 4 (0.71%) MicroStation
3 4 (0.71%) Solid Edge
3 4 (0.71%) MS Project
3 4 (0.71%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.71%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.31%) SaaS
3 9 (1.60%) Office 365
4 7 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.53%) Force.com
6 2 (0.36%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.36%) Heroku
6 2 (0.36%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.37%) Wireshark
2 17 (3.02%) IMAP
2 17 (3.02%) NAS
2 17 (3.02%) SMTP
2 17 (3.02%) SAN
3 15 (2.66%) Internet
4 9 (1.60%) Firewall
5 7 (1.24%) LAN
6 6 (1.07%) SNMP
7 4 (0.71%) VoIP
7 4 (0.71%) WAN
7 4 (0.71%) ATM
7 4 (0.71%) MPLS
7 4 (0.71%) OSPF
7 4 (0.71%) BGP
7 4 (0.71%) tcpdump
7 4 (0.71%) snoop
7 4 (0.71%) FWSM
7 4 (0.71%) Network Security
7 4 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (53.64%) SQL Server
2 60 (10.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (3.55%) DTS
7 19 (3.37%) MySQL
8 10 (1.78%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.71%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.36%) Redis
13 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.18%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 96 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 82 (14.56%) Visual Studio
3 44 (7.82%) Selenium
4 31 (5.51%) Jenkins
5 26 (4.62%) Git (software)
6 18 (3.20%) Subversion
7 17 (3.02%) WebLOAD
7 17 (3.02%) WebDriver
7 17 (3.02%) AQtime
8 15 (2.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 12 (2.13%) MSTest
9 12 (2.13%) LoadRunner
10 10 (1.78%) NUnit
10 10 (1.78%) JIRA
11 9 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
11 9 (1.60%) Selenium IDE
12 6 (1.07%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.89%) TestComplete
13 5 (0.89%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.71%) PhantomJS
General
1 55 (9.77%) Finance
2 24 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.66%) Marketing
4 12 (2.13%) Automotive
5 9 (1.60%) Banking
6 7 (1.24%) Advertising
7 6 (1.07%) Games
8 3 (0.53%) Retail
8 3 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 400 (71.05%) Developer
2 231 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 159 (28.24%) C# Developer
4 138 (24.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 126 (22.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 98 (17.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 67 (11.90%) Web Developer
8 51 (9.06%) Senior Developer
9 47 (8.35%) Software Developer
10 41 (7.28%) SQL Developer
11 40 (7.10%) Analyst
12 34 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
13 31 (5.51%) Programmer
14 28 (4.97%) Senior C# Developer
15 24 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
15 24 (4.26%) Test Analyst
15 24 (4.26%) Graduate
16 22 (3.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 20 (3.55%) Test Engineer
18 19 (3.37%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (54.88%) ASP.NET
2 163 (28.95%) HTML
3 153 (27.18%) CSS
4 152 (27.00%) jQuery
5 123 (21.85%) WCF
6 122 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 105 (18.65%) Web Services
8 85 (15.10%) .NET Framework
9 70 (12.43%) Ajax
10 59 (10.48%) XML
11 54 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 47 (8.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 46 (8.17%) RESTful
14 44 (7.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 44 (7.82%) WPF
15 42 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
16 33 (5.86%) WinForms
17 32 (5.68%) HTML5
18 31 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 26 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.17%) Computer Science
2 37 (6.57%) Client/Server
3 22 (3.91%) Inversion of Control
4 15 (2.66%) Mobile Computing
5 13 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.95%) Open Source
7 9 (1.60%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.42%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.24%) IPTV
10 4 (0.71%) iPhone
11 3 (0.53%) Replication
11 3 (0.53%) Physics
11 3 (0.53%) GIS
12 2 (0.36%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.36%) Social Network
12 2 (0.36%) FMCG
12 2 (0.36%) Social Media
13 1 (0.18%) Motion Graphics
13 1 (0.18%) New Media
13 1 (0.18%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 88 (15.63%) Windows
2 27 (4.80%) Linux
3 22 (3.91%) Android
4 11 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.07%) UNIX
6 5 (0.89%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.89%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.36%) Debian
9 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.18%) AIX
10 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (32.86%) MVC
2 99 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (12.97%) Scrum
4 52 (9.24%) Web Development
5 42 (7.46%) Unit Testing
6 39 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (5.15%) TDD
8 25 (4.44%) CRM
8 25 (4.44%) OO
8 25 (4.44%) System Testing
9 24 (4.26%) Time Management
10 23 (4.09%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (3.37%) OOD
12 18 (3.20%) Software Engineering
12 18 (3.20%) Web Application Development
12 18 (3.20%) BDD
13 17 (3.02%) Benchmarking
14 15 (2.66%) UML
15 14 (2.49%) OOP
15 14 (2.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 470 (83.48%) C#
2 291 (51.69%) SQL
3 196 (34.81%) JavaScript
4 97 (17.23%) VB.NET
5 58 (10.30%) T-SQL
6 50 (8.88%) Java
7 43 (7.64%) VB
8 42 (7.46%) C++
9 28 (4.97%) PHP
10 21 (3.73%) Python
11 15 (2.66%) Perl
12 14 (2.49%) VBA
12 14 (2.49%) Ruby
13 11 (1.95%) VB6
14 10 (1.78%) C
15 4 (0.71%) VBScript
16 3 (0.53%) Delphi
16 3 (0.53%) XAML
16 3 (0.53%) Apex Code
17 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 81 (14.39%) Degree
2 32 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.15%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.02%) ISEB
5 15 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (2.49%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.53%) MCSE
8 3 (0.53%) MCTS
8 3 (0.53%) MCITP
9 2 (0.36%) MCSA
9 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.36%) MCP
9 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.86%) QA
2 4 (0.71%) SLA
3 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.02%) VMware ESX
2 17 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Nmap
3 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (1.07%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.07%) Backup Exec
1 6 (1.07%) PureDisk
2 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 167 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 53 (9.41%) Oracle
3 24 (4.26%) Sitecore
4 17 (3.02%) VMware
5 12 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.95%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.78%) Telerik
8 5 (0.89%) Open Text
9 4 (0.71%) SolidWorks
9 4 (0.71%) Google
9 4 (0.71%) F5
9 4 (0.71%) Cisco
9 4 (0.71%) Juniper
9 4 (0.71%) SAP
10 3 (0.53%) Adobe
11 2 (0.36%) HP
11 2 (0.36%) Citrix
11 2 (0.36%) Cognos
11 2 (0.36%) Genesys
11 2 (0.36%) Sage
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Great Opportunity
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago