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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 240 392 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.24% 15.39% 20.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.40% 55.52% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 224 344 371
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £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
458 706 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.64% 27.72% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 398 588 680
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 December 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 401 (86.24%) C#
2 278 (59.78%) ASP.NET
3 253 (54.41%) SQL
4 250 (53.76%) SQL Server
5 223 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
6 217 (46.67%) MVC
7 180 (38.71%) JavaScript
8 173 (37.20%) Microsoft
9 145 (31.18%) HTML
9 145 (31.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 132 (28.39%) CSS
11 126 (27.10%) Web Services
12 121 (26.02%) jQuery
13 110 (23.66%) .NET Framework
14 104 (22.37%) MS Excel
15 103 (22.15%) WCF
16 86 (18.49%) Degree
17 84 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
18 83 (17.85%) Visual Studio
19 81 (17.42%) Windows
20 79 (16.99%) Scrum
21 63 (13.55%) WPF
22 57 (12.26%) Java
23 56 (12.04%) VB.NET
24 55 (11.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 55 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 55 (11.83%) IIS
25 53 (11.40%) Ajax
26 52 (11.18%) Software Engineering
26 52 (11.18%) Oracle

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 55 (11.83%) IIS
2 36 (7.74%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.59%) CMS
4 19 (4.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 15 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 12 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.29%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.08%) Apache
10 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.65%) JBoss
11 3 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.65%) WordPress
12 2 (0.43%) Drupal
13 1 (0.22%) Movable Type
13 1 (0.22%) LiveCycle
13 1 (0.22%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 104 (22.37%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.09%) MS Office
3 4 (0.86%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.09%) SaaS
2 18 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.94%) PaaS
4 5 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.65%) Office 365
6 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) Force.com
7 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.80%) SMTP
2 12 (2.58%) SAN
2 12 (2.58%) NAS
3 9 (1.94%) IMAP
4 7 (1.51%) Wireshark
4 7 (1.51%) HTTP
5 6 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.86%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.86%) Firewall
7 3 (0.65%) SNMP
7 3 (0.65%) LDAP
8 2 (0.43%) VoIP
9 1 (0.22%) FTP
9 1 (0.22%) DNS
9 1 (0.22%) Intranet
9 1 (0.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (53.76%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (7.10%) MySQL
4 25 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.01%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.72%) MS Access
9 8 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.51%) DB2
11 6 (1.29%) OLAP
11 6 (1.29%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (1.29%) PerformancePoint
12 5 (1.08%) CouchDB
12 5 (1.08%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.08%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.08%) RavenDB
12 5 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 84 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 83 (17.85%) Visual Studio
3 23 (4.95%) Git (software)
3 23 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 20 (4.30%) Subversion
4 20 (4.30%) Selenium
5 15 (3.23%) NUnit
5 15 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 11 (2.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 10 (2.15%) JIRA
8 9 (1.94%) WebLOAD
8 9 (1.94%) AQtime
9 8 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (1.72%) Mercurial
10 7 (1.51%) MSTest
10 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (1.51%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (1.51%) LoadRunner
11 6 (1.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 6 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 44 (9.46%) Finance
2 14 (3.01%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.58%) Marketing
4 7 (1.51%) Retail
5 6 (1.29%) Automotive
6 5 (1.08%) Banking
7 2 (0.43%) Games
7 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Law
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 331 (71.18%) Developer
2 177 (38.06%) .NET Developer
3 100 (21.51%) C# Developer
4 89 (19.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 76 (16.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 75 (16.13%) Web Developer
7 63 (13.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 49 (10.54%) Senior Developer
9 45 (9.68%) Software Developer
10 35 (7.53%) Programmer
11 32 (6.88%) Software Engineer
12 29 (6.24%) Analyst
13 26 (5.59%) Junior
14 25 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
15 22 (4.73%) .NET Web Developer
15 22 (4.73%) Graduate
15 22 (4.73%) Junior Developer
16 20 (4.30%) C# Programmer
17 18 (3.87%) Junior .NET Developer
18 17 (3.66%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (59.78%) ASP.NET
2 145 (31.18%) HTML
2 145 (31.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 132 (28.39%) CSS
4 126 (27.10%) Web Services
5 121 (26.02%) jQuery
6 110 (23.66%) .NET Framework
7 103 (22.15%) WCF
8 63 (13.55%) WPF
9 55 (11.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 55 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 53 (11.40%) Ajax
11 47 (10.11%) XML
12 44 (9.46%) HTML5
13 42 (9.03%) KnockoutJS
14 32 (6.88%) WinForms
15 30 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (6.45%) RESTful
16 25 (5.38%) CSS3
16 25 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.97%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.59%) Client/Server
3 24 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.95%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.80%) Mobile Computing
7 11 (2.37%) Social Media
8 9 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.51%) Open Source
9 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.29%) Streaming Music
11 4 (0.86%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.65%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.43%) SCORM
13 2 (0.43%) IPTV
13 2 (0.43%) BBC
13 2 (0.43%) MPEG
13 2 (0.43%) User Experience
13 2 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 81 (17.42%) Windows
2 29 (6.24%) Linux
3 12 (2.58%) Android
4 9 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.29%) UNIX
6 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.86%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.65%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (46.67%) MVC
3 79 (16.99%) Scrum
4 52 (11.18%) Software Engineering
5 48 (10.32%) Web Development
6 42 (9.03%) Unit Testing
7 41 (8.82%) TDD
8 40 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (8.17%) System Testing
10 37 (7.96%) OO
11 32 (6.88%) Web Application Development
12 24 (5.16%) BDD
12 24 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (4.52%) UML
14 17 (3.66%) Project Management
15 16 (3.44%) OOA/OOD
15 16 (3.44%) Content Management
15 16 (3.44%) Waterfall
15 16 (3.44%) Mentoring
16 15 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 401 (86.24%) C#
2 253 (54.41%) SQL
3 180 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 57 (12.26%) Java
5 56 (12.04%) VB.NET
6 43 (9.25%) T-SQL
7 41 (8.82%) C++
8 26 (5.59%) PHP
8 26 (5.59%) VB
9 24 (5.16%) Perl
10 23 (4.95%) Python
11 18 (3.87%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.23%) C
13 7 (1.51%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.29%) VBScript
15 5 (1.08%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.65%) Ruby
17 2 (0.43%) XPath
17 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 86 (18.49%) Degree
2 11 (2.37%) SC Cleared
2 11 (2.37%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.86%) ISEB
3 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.65%) CSSLP
4 3 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.22%) MCTS
6 1 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.87%) QA
2 3 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.94%) VMware ESX
2 9 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.08%) Puppet
2 3 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.65%) PureDisk
2 3 (0.65%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.65%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.65%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.43%) Nagios
3 2 (0.43%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 173 (37.20%) Microsoft
2 52 (11.18%) Oracle
3 29 (6.24%) Sitecore
4 19 (4.09%) Telerik
5 12 (2.58%) DevExpress
6 11 (2.37%) EPiServer
7 9 (1.94%) VMware
8 5 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.08%) Red Gate
9 4 (0.86%) Tableau
9 4 (0.86%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.86%) Open Text
9 4 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.65%) IBM
10 3 (0.65%) Sybase
10 3 (0.65%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.43%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.43%) SAP
11 2 (0.43%) Cognos
11 2 (0.43%) Adobe
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