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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 25 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 187 422 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.26% 17.43% 20.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.65% 57.41% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 169 395 343
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
.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
460 735 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.87% 30.36% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 392 633 660
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £58,000
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 20 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 411 (85.45%) C#
2 274 (56.96%) SQL Server
3 271 (56.34%) ASP.NET
3 271 (56.34%) SQL
4 185 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 180 (37.42%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (36.38%) MVC
7 166 (34.51%) HTML
8 152 (31.60%) CSS
9 150 (31.19%) Microsoft
10 133 (27.65%) jQuery
11 117 (24.32%) WCF
12 107 (22.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 100 (20.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 96 (19.96%) MS Excel
15 95 (19.75%) Web Services
16 86 (17.88%) .NET Framework
17 82 (17.05%) Windows
18 77 (16.01%) Visual Studio
18 77 (16.01%) Scrum
19 74 (15.38%) VB.NET
20 73 (15.18%) Degree
21 61 (12.68%) XML
22 58 (12.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 56 (11.64%) Ajax
24 54 (11.23%) Oracle
25 53 (11.02%) Java
26 51 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
26 51 (10.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 50 (10.40%) T-SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 42 (8.73%) IIS
1 42 (8.73%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.78%) CMS
3 17 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (2.49%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.46%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.04%) Node.js
6 5 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.62%) WordPress
8 3 (0.62%) Drupal
9 2 (0.42%) nginx
9 2 (0.42%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.21%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.21%) Movable Type
10 1 (0.21%) Kentico
Applications
1 96 (19.96%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.91%) MS Office
3 4 (0.83%) MicroStation
3 4 (0.83%) Solid Edge
3 4 (0.83%) PowerPivot
3 4 (0.83%) MS Project
3 4 (0.83%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.83%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 3 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.62%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.87%) SaaS
3 8 (1.66%) Office 365
4 5 (1.04%) PaaS
5 3 (0.62%) Force.com
6 2 (0.42%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.42%) Heroku
6 2 (0.42%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.53%) SMTP
1 17 (3.53%) SAN
1 17 (3.53%) IMAP
1 17 (3.53%) NAS
2 15 (3.12%) Wireshark
3 6 (1.25%) SNMP
4 5 (1.04%) Internet
5 4 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.42%) Firewall
6 2 (0.42%) VoIP
7 1 (0.21%) Intranet
7 1 (0.21%) DNS
7 1 (0.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (56.96%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (4.99%) MySQL
5 22 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.49%) DTS
9 8 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.25%) PerformancePoint
11 6 (1.25%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.25%) OLAP
11 6 (1.25%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.04%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.04%) Star Schema
12 5 (1.04%) QlikView
12 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 100 (20.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 77 (16.01%) Visual Studio
3 32 (6.65%) Jenkins
4 26 (5.41%) Selenium
5 23 (4.78%) Git (software)
6 20 (4.16%) Subversion
7 17 (3.53%) WebLOAD
7 17 (3.53%) AQtime
8 15 (3.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 13 (2.70%) WebDriver
10 11 (2.29%) JIRA
10 11 (2.29%) LoadRunner
11 10 (2.08%) NUnit
12 8 (1.66%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (1.66%) MSTest
13 7 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (1.25%) Mercurial
15 5 (1.04%) Selenium IDE
15 5 (1.04%) MSBuild
15 5 (1.04%) Cucumber
General
1 47 (9.77%) Finance
2 19 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.12%) Marketing
4 11 (2.29%) Automotive
5 5 (1.04%) Advertising
5 5 (1.04%) Games
6 4 (0.83%) Retail
7 3 (0.62%) Banking
7 3 (0.62%) Law
8 2 (0.42%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 349 (72.56%) Developer
2 188 (39.09%) .NET Developer
3 129 (26.82%) C# Developer
4 108 (22.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 105 (21.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 78 (16.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 65 (13.51%) Web Developer
8 52 (10.81%) Senior Developer
9 37 (7.69%) Software Developer
10 35 (7.28%) Programmer
11 31 (6.44%) SQL Developer
12 30 (6.24%) Senior .NET Developer
13 25 (5.20%) Analyst
14 24 (4.99%) Senior C# Developer
15 20 (4.16%) Graduate
16 19 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
17 18 (3.74%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 17 (3.53%) .NET Web Developer
18 17 (3.53%) Software Engineer
19 16 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (56.34%) ASP.NET
2 166 (34.51%) HTML
3 152 (31.60%) CSS
4 133 (27.65%) jQuery
5 117 (24.32%) WCF
6 107 (22.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 95 (19.75%) Web Services
8 86 (17.88%) .NET Framework
9 61 (12.68%) XML
10 58 (12.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 56 (11.64%) Ajax
12 51 (10.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 45 (9.36%) KnockoutJS
13 45 (9.36%) WPF
14 36 (7.48%) RESTful
15 32 (6.65%) WinForms
16 31 (6.44%) HTML5
17 30 (6.24%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 17 (3.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.15%) Computer Science
2 38 (7.90%) Client/Server
3 24 (4.99%) Inversion of Control
4 16 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.91%) Mobile Computing
6 12 (2.49%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.08%) Open Source
7 10 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.04%) IPTV
10 4 (0.83%) iPhone
10 4 (0.83%) User Experience
11 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.62%) Replication
12 2 (0.42%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.42%) Social Network
12 2 (0.42%) Physics
12 2 (0.42%) SCORM
12 2 (0.42%) FMCG
13 1 (0.21%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (17.05%) Windows
2 26 (5.41%) Linux
3 19 (3.95%) Android
4 10 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.83%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.83%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.62%) UNIX
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.42%) Debian
9 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (37.42%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (36.38%) MVC
3 77 (16.01%) Scrum
4 47 (9.77%) Web Development
5 40 (8.32%) Unit Testing
6 38 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (5.61%) OO
8 24 (4.99%) CRM
9 23 (4.78%) TDD
10 21 (4.37%) System Testing
11 20 (4.16%) Project Management
12 19 (3.95%) UML
12 19 (3.95%) OOD
12 19 (3.95%) Time Management
13 18 (3.74%) Software Engineering
13 18 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (3.53%) Benchmarking
15 16 (3.33%) Content Management
16 14 (2.91%) Technical Architecture
16 14 (2.91%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 411 (85.45%) C#
2 271 (56.34%) SQL
3 185 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 74 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 53 (11.02%) Java
6 50 (10.40%) T-SQL
7 44 (9.15%) C++
8 31 (6.44%) PHP
8 31 (6.44%) VB
9 19 (3.95%) Python
10 17 (3.53%) Perl
11 11 (2.29%) C
12 6 (1.25%) Ruby
13 5 (1.04%) VBScript
13 5 (1.04%) VBA
14 3 (0.62%) Delphi
14 3 (0.62%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.62%) VB6
15 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (15.18%) Degree
2 24 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.25%) ISEB
5 6 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.42%) MCTS
7 2 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.42%) MCP
8 1 (0.21%) MCSE
8 1 (0.21%) MCSA
8 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.82%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.53%) VMware ESX
2 17 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.21%) Nmap
3 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (1.25%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.25%) Backup Exec
1 6 (1.25%) PureDisk
2 3 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 150 (31.19%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.23%) Oracle
3 29 (6.03%) Sitecore
4 17 (3.53%) VMware
5 12 (2.49%) Telerik
6 9 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.66%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.25%) Open Text
8 6 (1.25%) Tableau
9 5 (1.04%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.04%) SAP
10 4 (0.83%) SolidWorks
11 3 (0.62%) Sage
11 3 (0.62%) Adobe
12 2 (0.42%) HP
12 2 (0.42%) Citrix
12 2 (0.42%) Genesys
12 2 (0.42%) Cognos
12 2 (0.42%) ESRI
12 2 (0.42%) Google
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