The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 297 271 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.61% 11.94% 20.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.37% 39.16% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 259 254 390
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
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% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
614 692 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.06% 30.48% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 534 607 837
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Berkshire

.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 29 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 530 (83.33%) C#
2 344 (54.09%) ASP.NET
3 336 (52.83%) SQL Server
4 302 (47.48%) SQL
5 208 (32.70%) JavaScript
6 199 (31.29%) MVC
7 198 (31.13%) Microsoft
8 183 (28.77%) HTML
9 163 (25.63%) jQuery
10 162 (25.47%) CSS
11 133 (20.91%) WCF
12 127 (19.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 111 (17.45%) VB.NET
14 108 (16.98%) MS Excel
15 104 (16.35%) Web Services
16 103 (16.19%) Windows
17 97 (15.25%) Degree
17 97 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
18 93 (14.62%) Team Foundation Server
19 88 (13.84%) Visual Studio
20 81 (12.74%) .NET Framework
21 74 (11.64%) Ajax
22 71 (11.16%) SQL Server 2008
23 67 (10.53%) Scrum
24 66 (10.38%) Finance
25 65 (10.22%) Java
26 58 (9.12%) T-SQL
27 55 (8.65%) XML
28 54 (8.49%) WPF
29 53 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (7.08%) IIS
2 41 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.99%) CMS
3 19 (2.99%) Node.js
4 12 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.47%) Apache
7 3 (0.47%) WordPress
8 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.31%) Drupal
8 2 (0.31%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.31%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.31%) nginx
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.16%) Kentico
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 108 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.42%) MS Office
3 4 (0.63%) MicroStation
3 4 (0.63%) Solid Edge
3 4 (0.63%) MS Project
3 4 (0.63%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.63%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.36%) SaaS
3 10 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.42%) Office 365
5 2 (0.31%) GitHub
5 2 (0.31%) Force.com
5 2 (0.31%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.31%) PaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Heroku
5 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.40%) Internet
2 20 (3.14%) Wireshark
3 17 (2.67%) IMAP
3 17 (2.67%) NAS
3 17 (2.67%) SAN
3 17 (2.67%) SMTP
4 11 (1.73%) Firewall
5 8 (1.26%) LAN
6 7 (1.10%) Intranet
7 6 (0.94%) SNMP
8 5 (0.79%) WAN
9 4 (0.63%) DHCP
9 4 (0.63%) LDAP
9 4 (0.63%) ATM
9 4 (0.63%) MPLS
9 4 (0.63%) OSPF
9 4 (0.63%) BGP
9 4 (0.63%) DNS
9 4 (0.63%) tcpdump
9 4 (0.63%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 71 (11.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (5.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (3.30%) DTS
7 18 (2.83%) MySQL
8 15 (2.36%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.26%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.31%) OLAP
15 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (0.31%) Redis
15 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 93 (14.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 88 (13.84%) Visual Studio
3 49 (7.70%) Selenium
4 27 (4.25%) Git (software)
5 24 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 17 (2.67%) AQtime
6 17 (2.67%) WebLOAD
7 16 (2.52%) WebDriver
8 15 (2.36%) Subversion
9 12 (1.89%) LoadRunner
10 11 (1.73%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (1.73%) MSTest
10 11 (1.73%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 11 (1.73%) Selenium IDE
11 7 (1.10%) JIRA
11 7 (1.10%) NUnit
12 5 (0.79%) TestComplete
12 5 (0.79%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.79%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.63%) PhantomJS
General
1 66 (10.38%) Finance
2 24 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.04%) Marketing
4 12 (1.89%) Banking
4 12 (1.89%) Automotive
5 8 (1.26%) Retail
6 7 (1.10%) Advertising
7 6 (0.94%) Games
8 5 (0.79%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.47%) Law
9 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.31%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Local Government
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 451 (70.91%) Developer
2 255 (40.09%) .NET Developer
3 170 (26.73%) C# Developer
4 141 (22.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 130 (20.44%) ASP.NET Developer
6 100 (15.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 78 (12.26%) Software Developer
8 74 (11.64%) Senior Developer
9 67 (10.53%) Web Developer
10 44 (6.92%) Analyst
11 43 (6.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 42 (6.60%) SQL Developer
13 30 (4.72%) Senior C# Developer
14 26 (4.09%) Test Analyst
14 26 (4.09%) Architect
14 26 (4.09%) Graduate
15 25 (3.93%) Programmer
15 25 (3.93%) Graduate Developer
15 25 (3.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 24 (3.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (54.09%) ASP.NET
2 183 (28.77%) HTML
3 163 (25.63%) jQuery
4 162 (25.47%) CSS
5 133 (20.91%) WCF
6 127 (19.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 104 (16.35%) Web Services
8 81 (12.74%) .NET Framework
9 74 (11.64%) Ajax
10 55 (8.65%) XML
11 54 (8.49%) WPF
12 53 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 50 (7.86%) ASP.NET Web API
13 50 (7.86%) RESTful
14 40 (6.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 37 (5.82%) HTML5
15 37 (5.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 33 (5.19%) KnockoutJS
17 28 (4.40%) WinForms
18 27 (4.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.18%) Computer Science
2 37 (5.82%) Client/Server
3 20 (3.14%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.20%) Mobile Computing
4 14 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.04%) Open Source
6 10 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.42%) Physics
8 8 (1.26%) GIS
9 7 (1.10%) IPTV
10 6 (0.94%) FMCG
11 4 (0.63%) iPhone
12 3 (0.47%) Social Media
12 3 (0.47%) Replication
12 3 (0.47%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.31%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.31%) New Media
13 2 (0.31%) Social Network
14 1 (0.16%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 103 (16.19%) Windows
2 29 (4.56%) Linux
3 24 (3.77%) Android
4 11 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.94%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.94%) UNIX
6 6 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.79%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.31%) Debian
10 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (31.29%) MVC
2 97 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (10.53%) Scrum
4 51 (8.02%) Web Development
5 37 (5.82%) Unit Testing
6 36 (5.66%) TDD
7 35 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (5.03%) OO
9 30 (4.72%) Software Engineering
10 28 (4.40%) BDD
11 26 (4.09%) CRM
12 25 (3.93%) OOD
13 24 (3.77%) System Testing
13 24 (3.77%) Time Management
14 23 (3.62%) Web Application Development
14 23 (3.62%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (2.67%) Benchmarking
16 15 (2.36%) OOP
17 14 (2.20%) Android Development
18 13 (2.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 530 (83.33%) C#
2 302 (47.48%) SQL
3 208 (32.70%) JavaScript
4 111 (17.45%) VB.NET
5 65 (10.22%) Java
6 58 (9.12%) T-SQL
7 51 (8.02%) C++
8 45 (7.08%) VB
9 35 (5.50%) PHP
10 29 (4.56%) Python
11 23 (3.62%) Ruby
12 15 (2.36%) VBA
12 15 (2.36%) Perl
13 13 (2.04%) VB6
14 8 (1.26%) C
15 5 (0.79%) VBScript
16 4 (0.63%) XAML
17 3 (0.47%) Delphi
18 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.31%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 97 (15.25%) Degree
2 39 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.50%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.99%) ISEB
5 16 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (2.36%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.47%) MCTS
8 3 (0.47%) MCITP
8 3 (0.47%) MCSE
9 2 (0.31%) MCSA
9 2 (0.31%) MCP
9 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) OSCP
10 1 (0.16%) OSCE
10 1 (0.16%) OSWP
10 1 (0.16%) CISSP
10 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.66%) QA
2 4 (0.63%) SLA
3 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (4.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.67%) VMware ESX
2 17 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.31%) Nmap
4 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (0.94%) NetBackup
1 6 (0.94%) Backup Exec
1 6 (0.94%) PureDisk
2 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.31%) Nessus
4 1 (0.16%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 198 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 47 (7.39%) Oracle
3 22 (3.46%) Sitecore
4 20 (3.14%) VMware
5 13 (2.04%) Xamarin
6 11 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.42%) Telerik
8 4 (0.63%) Google
8 4 (0.63%) F5
8 4 (0.63%) SolidWorks
8 4 (0.63%) Juniper
8 4 (0.63%) Cisco
9 3 (0.47%) Citrix
9 3 (0.47%) Adobe
9 3 (0.47%) SAP
9 3 (0.47%) Open Text
10 2 (0.31%) ESRI
10 2 (0.31%) Genesys
10 2 (0.31%) Cognos
10 2 (0.31%) HP
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rural Payments Agency
Salary: From £26,745 to £30,923 per annum Pay Award Pending
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 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
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits: Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago