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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 270 336 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.89% 13.84% 14.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.72% 54.37% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 249 319 301
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
632 618 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.48% 25.46% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 553 551 589
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 477 (87.04%) C#
2 352 (64.23%) ASP.NET
3 295 (53.83%) SQL Server
4 273 (49.82%) MVC
5 270 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
6 216 (39.42%) JavaScript
7 212 (38.69%) SQL
8 205 (37.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 184 (33.58%) HTML
10 170 (31.02%) Microsoft
11 160 (29.20%) CSS
12 131 (23.91%) jQuery
13 116 (21.17%) Degree
13 116 (21.17%) Scrum
14 112 (20.44%) Software Engineering
15 106 (19.34%) Web Services
16 101 (18.43%) Windows
16 101 (18.43%) .NET Framework
17 100 (18.25%) AngularJS
18 93 (16.97%) TDD
19 89 (16.24%) MS Excel
20 86 (15.69%) WCF
21 82 (14.96%) Visual Studio
22 78 (14.23%) WPF
23 71 (12.96%) Web Application Development
23 71 (12.96%) OO
24 69 (12.59%) Java
25 61 (11.13%) HTML5
26 57 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web API
27 55 (10.04%) Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (8.03%) SharePoint
2 41 (7.48%) IIS
3 22 (4.01%) CMS
4 20 (3.65%) Apache
5 17 (3.10%) Umbraco
6 16 (2.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (2.92%) WebSphere
7 15 (2.74%) Tomcat
8 12 (2.19%) JBoss
9 11 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (2.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.46%) Kentico
10 8 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.36%) Node.js
13 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 89 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.92%) MS Office
3 11 (2.01%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (8.03%) SaaS
3 37 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.19%) Google App Engine
4 12 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.82%) PaaS
6 7 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.91%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.47%) HTTP
2 12 (2.19%) Firewall
3 11 (2.01%) NAS
3 11 (2.01%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.01%) LDAP
3 11 (2.01%) SAN
4 8 (1.46%) Internet
5 4 (0.73%) SMTP
5 4 (0.73%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.36%) CTI
6 2 (0.36%) Intranet
7 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (53.83%) SQL Server
2 55 (10.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (7.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (7.12%) MySQL
5 30 (5.47%) NoSQL
5 30 (5.47%) Relational Database
6 29 (5.29%) CouchDB
7 18 (3.28%) MongoDB
8 17 (3.10%) RavenDB
8 17 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.64%) DB2
10 9 (1.64%) Big Data
11 8 (1.46%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.36%) MS Access
15 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (14.96%) Visual Studio
2 52 (9.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (4.56%) Selenium
4 24 (4.38%) NUnit
4 24 (4.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 23 (4.20%) Moq
6 17 (3.10%) Subversion
6 17 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (2.55%) Git (software)
8 11 (2.01%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.82%) WebDriver
10 9 (1.64%) MSTest
11 8 (1.46%) JIRA
12 7 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (1.28%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 5 (0.91%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.91%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.91%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 46 (8.39%) Finance
2 24 (4.38%) Marketing
3 14 (2.55%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.82%) Aerospace
4 10 (1.82%) Banking
5 9 (1.64%) Advertising
6 6 (1.09%) Legal
6 6 (1.09%) Retail
7 5 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.73%) Automotive
9 3 (0.55%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Avionics
10 1 (0.18%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 382 (69.71%) Developer
2 220 (40.15%) .NET Developer
3 102 (18.61%) C# Developer
4 95 (17.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 92 (16.79%) Software Developer
6 70 (12.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 66 (12.04%) Senior Developer
8 63 (11.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 57 (10.40%) Software Engineer
10 49 (8.94%) Web Developer
11 41 (7.48%) Senior .NET Developer
12 38 (6.93%) Junior
13 33 (6.02%) Junior Developer
14 32 (5.84%) .NET Software Developer
15 29 (5.29%) C# Software Developer
16 25 (4.56%) Architect
17 24 (4.38%) Programmer
17 24 (4.38%) Junior .NET Developer
18 23 (4.20%) Tester
19 20 (3.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (64.23%) ASP.NET
2 205 (37.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 184 (33.58%) HTML
4 160 (29.20%) CSS
5 131 (23.91%) jQuery
6 106 (19.34%) Web Services
7 101 (18.43%) .NET Framework
8 100 (18.25%) AngularJS
9 86 (15.69%) WCF
10 78 (14.23%) WPF
11 61 (11.13%) HTML5
12 57 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 55 (10.04%) Entity Framework
14 51 (9.31%) KnockoutJS
15 39 (7.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 37 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 37 (6.75%) WinForms
17 36 (6.57%) Ajax
18 34 (6.20%) XML
19 30 (5.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.85%) Computer Science
1 54 (9.85%) Mobile App
2 27 (4.93%) Inversion of Control
3 25 (4.56%) Social Media
4 22 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (2.92%) Streaming Music
6 14 (2.55%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.82%) Open Source
9 9 (1.64%) User Experience
10 6 (1.09%) Social Network
11 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.73%) Tandem
12 4 (0.73%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.55%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.36%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.36%) BBC
14 2 (0.36%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.36%) GIS
15 1 (0.18%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 101 (18.43%) Windows
2 36 (6.57%) Linux
3 19 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (3.28%) Android
5 13 (2.37%) UNIX
6 12 (2.19%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.46%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (49.82%) MVC
2 270 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (21.17%) Scrum
4 112 (20.44%) Software Engineering
5 93 (16.97%) TDD
6 71 (12.96%) OO
6 71 (12.96%) Web Application Development
7 53 (9.67%) System Testing
8 46 (8.39%) Unit Testing
8 46 (8.39%) BDD
9 43 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (6.93%) Web Development
11 31 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (5.29%) MVVM
13 26 (4.74%) Kanban
14 25 (4.56%) Mentoring
15 22 (4.01%) Waterfall
15 22 (4.01%) Automated Testing
16 21 (3.83%) Workflow
16 21 (3.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 477 (87.04%) C#
2 216 (39.42%) JavaScript
3 212 (38.69%) SQL
4 69 (12.59%) Java
5 50 (9.12%) T-SQL
6 49 (8.94%) VB.NET
7 40 (7.30%) PowerShell
8 31 (5.66%) PHP
9 27 (4.93%) VB
10 26 (4.74%) Perl
10 26 (4.74%) C++
11 23 (4.20%) Python
12 12 (2.19%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.01%) C
14 10 (1.82%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.46%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.09%) Ruby
17 4 (0.73%) Lua
18 2 (0.36%) VBScript
18 2 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 116 (21.17%) Degree
2 13 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.91%) ISEB
5 4 (0.73%) MCP
5 4 (0.73%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.73%) MCTS
5 4 (0.73%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.73%) MCPD
5 4 (0.73%) CSSLP
6 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.36%) PMP
6 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.38%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
1 11 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.18%) XenServer
2 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (3.83%) Puppet
2 11 (2.01%) OpenAM
3 10 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.46%) Nagios
4 8 (1.46%) Zenoss
5 7 (1.28%) SCCM
6 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 170 (31.02%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.21%) Oracle
3 28 (5.11%) Telerik
4 22 (4.01%) DevExpress
5 19 (3.47%) Sitecore
5 19 (3.47%) Red Hat
6 17 (3.10%) Twitter
7 13 (2.37%) Google
8 10 (1.82%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.28%) Facebook
9 7 (1.28%) Red Gate
9 7 (1.28%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.91%) Genesys
10 5 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.91%) IBM
11 3 (0.55%) Cognos
11 3 (0.55%) Cisco
11 3 (0.55%) Avaya
12 2 (0.36%) EMC
13 1 (0.18%) Sun
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