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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 280 357 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.71% 15.53% 20.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.24% 56.13% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 262 308 358
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £27,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
536 636 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.42% 27.66% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 463 528 646
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 27 January 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 402 (86.08%) C#
2 297 (63.60%) ASP.NET
3 256 (54.82%) SQL Server
4 238 (50.96%) MVC
5 218 (46.68%) Agile Software Development
6 217 (46.47%) SQL
7 181 (38.76%) JavaScript
8 170 (36.40%) Microsoft
9 159 (34.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 158 (33.83%) HTML
11 136 (29.12%) CSS
12 118 (25.27%) jQuery
13 115 (24.63%) Web Services
14 107 (22.91%) .NET Framework
15 102 (21.84%) WCF
16 93 (19.91%) MS Excel
17 86 (18.42%) Visual Studio
18 85 (18.20%) Degree
19 84 (17.99%) Windows
20 79 (16.92%) Scrum
21 74 (15.85%) WPF
22 69 (14.78%) Software Engineering
23 61 (13.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 61 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
24 56 (11.99%) VB.NET
25 55 (11.78%) TDD
26 51 (10.92%) Oracle
26 51 (10.92%) Java
27 49 (10.49%) IIS
27 49 (10.49%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 49 (10.49%) IIS
2 39 (8.35%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.35%) CMS
4 19 (4.07%) Sitecore CMS
5 16 (3.43%) Umbraco
6 15 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.57%) Apache
8 11 (2.36%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (1.50%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.50%) JBoss
10 7 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.64%) WordPress
13 1 (0.21%) Movable Type
13 1 (0.21%) LiveCycle
13 1 (0.21%) ExpressionEngine
13 1 (0.21%) Drupal
Applications
1 93 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.71%) MS Office
3 4 (0.86%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.00%) SaaS
2 22 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.78%) PaaS
4 5 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.64%) GitHub
6 2 (0.43%) Office 365
7 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.36%) HTTP
2 10 (2.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.71%) SAN
3 8 (1.71%) NAS
4 7 (1.50%) Internet
4 7 (1.50%) Firewall
4 7 (1.50%) LDAP
5 5 (1.07%) SMTP
6 4 (0.86%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.64%) Intranet
8 2 (0.43%) VoIP
9 1 (0.21%) FTP
9 1 (0.21%) DNS
9 1 (0.21%) SNMP
9 1 (0.21%) IMAP
9 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (54.82%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (6.42%) MySQL
4 29 (6.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (4.50%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.71%) DB2
9 8 (1.71%) MS Access
9 8 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.71%) RavenDB
10 7 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.28%) OLAP
11 6 (1.28%) PerformancePoint
11 6 (1.28%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.28%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 86 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 61 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (5.35%) Git (software)
4 21 (4.50%) Subversion
5 17 (3.64%) NUnit
5 17 (3.64%) Selenium
6 14 (3.00%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (2.57%) Moq
9 10 (2.14%) WebDriver
9 10 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (1.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 8 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (1.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 8 (1.71%) Mercurial
11 7 (1.50%) JIRA
11 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (1.07%) MSTest
12 5 (1.07%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 37 (7.92%) Finance
2 13 (2.78%) Marketing
3 9 (1.93%) Retail
3 9 (1.93%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.86%) Banking
4 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (0.86%) Automotive
5 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.43%) Local Government
6 1 (0.21%) Legal
6 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 332 (71.09%) Developer
2 189 (40.47%) .NET Developer
3 93 (19.91%) C# Developer
4 84 (17.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 76 (16.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 65 (13.92%) Web Developer
7 64 (13.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 54 (11.56%) Senior Developer
9 52 (11.13%) Software Developer
10 41 (8.78%) Software Engineer
11 37 (7.92%) Junior
12 32 (6.85%) Junior Developer
12 32 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (6.00%) Programmer
14 26 (5.57%) .NET Web Developer
15 23 (4.93%) Junior .NET Developer
16 21 (4.50%) Graduate
16 21 (4.50%) C# Programmer
17 20 (4.28%) Analyst
18 19 (4.07%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (63.60%) ASP.NET
2 159 (34.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 158 (33.83%) HTML
4 136 (29.12%) CSS
5 118 (25.27%) jQuery
6 115 (24.63%) Web Services
7 107 (22.91%) .NET Framework
8 102 (21.84%) WCF
9 74 (15.85%) WPF
10 61 (13.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 49 (10.49%) HTML5
11 49 (10.49%) Ajax
12 45 (9.64%) KnockoutJS
13 43 (9.21%) XML
14 42 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 36 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web API
16 31 (6.64%) AngularJS
16 31 (6.64%) WinForms
17 26 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 25 (5.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.14%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.71%) Inversion of Control
4 18 (3.85%) Social Media
5 14 (3.00%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.36%) Streaming Music
7 8 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.86%) Device Driver
9 4 (0.86%) Tandem
9 4 (0.86%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.86%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.64%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.43%) User Experience
11 2 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.43%) Open Source
11 2 (0.43%) Social Network
11 2 (0.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 84 (17.99%) Windows
2 28 (6.00%) Linux
3 13 (2.78%) Android
4 12 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.14%) UNIX
6 9 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.50%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.07%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (50.96%) MVC
2 218 (46.68%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (16.92%) Scrum
4 69 (14.78%) Software Engineering
5 55 (11.78%) TDD
6 47 (10.06%) Web Application Development
7 44 (9.42%) Web Development
8 41 (8.78%) OO
9 40 (8.57%) System Testing
10 38 (8.14%) Unit Testing
11 37 (7.92%) BDD
12 31 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (4.28%) MVVM
14 20 (4.28%) Waterfall
15 19 (4.07%) OOA/OOD
16 17 (3.64%) UML
17 15 (3.21%) CRM
17 15 (3.21%) Workflow
17 15 (3.21%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 402 (86.08%) C#
2 217 (46.47%) SQL
3 181 (38.76%) JavaScript
4 56 (11.99%) VB.NET
5 51 (10.92%) Java
6 48 (10.28%) T-SQL
7 36 (7.71%) C++
8 30 (6.42%) PowerShell
9 24 (5.14%) VB
10 20 (4.28%) Perl
11 16 (3.43%) C
11 16 (3.43%) Python
12 13 (2.78%) PHP
13 10 (2.14%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.71%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.28%) VBScript
16 4 (0.86%) XPath
16 4 (0.86%) Lua
17 2 (0.43%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (18.20%) Degree
2 9 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.86%) CSSLP
6 3 (0.64%) MCP
7 2 (0.43%) ISEB
7 2 (0.43%) MCTS
7 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.43%) MCPD
8 1 (0.21%) PMP
8 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.14%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (2.57%) Puppet
2 7 (1.50%) OpenAM
3 5 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.07%) Nagios
3 5 (1.07%) SCCM
3 5 (1.07%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.21%) PureDisk
5 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 170 (36.40%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.92%) Oracle
3 25 (5.35%) Sitecore
4 23 (4.93%) Telerik
5 17 (3.64%) DevExpress
6 12 (2.57%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.57%) EPiServer
7 9 (1.93%) Red Gate
8 5 (1.07%) IBM
9 4 (0.86%) Tableau
9 4 (0.86%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.64%) Twitter
10 3 (0.64%) Cognos
10 3 (0.64%) Sybase
10 3 (0.64%) Riverbed
10 3 (0.64%) Open Text
11 2 (0.43%) Adobe
11 2 (0.43%) Ektron
11 2 (0.43%) SAP
11 2 (0.43%) Sage
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Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £4000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits + training & de
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 45k +Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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