The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 15 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.22% 19.23% 12.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.09% 62.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 8
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,296 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 18.26% 30.77% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 12
Average salary £26,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Shropshire region.

.NET Salary Trend in Shropshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Shropshire

.NET
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -9 12 £34,000 -12.25% 1
Shrewsbury -6 2 £39,500 -7.05%
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 42 (73.68%) C#
2 25 (43.86%) VB
3 23 (40.35%) SQL
4 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
5 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
5 17 (29.82%) Windows
5 17 (29.82%) MVC
6 16 (28.07%) XML
7 15 (26.32%) Web Services
8 14 (24.56%) ERP
9 13 (22.81%) WinForms
9 13 (22.81%) Mentoring
10 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.30%) Finance
11 10 (17.54%) VB6
12 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (15.79%) jQuery
12 9 (15.79%) T-SQL
12 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
12 9 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (14.04%) VBScript
13 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
13 8 (14.04%) CRM
14 7 (12.28%) SAP
14 7 (12.28%) SOAP
14 7 (12.28%) Project Management
14 7 (12.28%) N-Tier
14 7 (12.28%) PMP
14 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) SAP ERP
2 4 (7.02%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (1.75%) Primavera
3 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Back Office
3 6 (10.53%) Legal
4 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (70.18%) Developer
2 22 (38.60%) .NET Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 12 (21.05%) .NET Web Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Programme Manager
5 7 (12.28%) Systems Manager
5 7 (12.28%) Business Systems Manager
5 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Business Manager
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.02%) IT Programme Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Services Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
2 16 (28.07%) XML
3 15 (26.32%) Web Services
4 13 (22.81%) WinForms
5 9 (15.79%) jQuery
5 9 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (12.28%) REST
6 7 (12.28%) JSON
6 7 (12.28%) SOAP
7 6 (10.53%) MSMQ
7 6 (10.53%) WPF
8 4 (7.02%) HTML
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.26%) HTML5
9 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
9 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.26%) CSS
10 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (3.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) N-Tier
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
1 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) MVC
2 14 (24.56%) ERP
3 13 (22.81%) Mentoring
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) CRM
6 7 (12.28%) Programme Management
6 7 (12.28%) Project Management
6 7 (12.28%) Document Management
6 7 (12.28%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (8.77%) UML
7 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 3 (5.26%) People Management
8 3 (5.26%) Logistics
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma
10 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL
10 1 (1.75%) ITSM
10 1 (1.75%) Data Security
10 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) C#
2 25 (43.86%) VB
3 23 (40.35%) SQL
4 10 (17.54%) VB6
5 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 9 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 8 (14.04%) VBScript
7 5 (8.77%) C++
7 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.26%) Java
9 2 (3.51%) Ruby
9 2 (3.51%) Perl
9 2 (3.51%) COBOL
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.75%) Python
10 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.75%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) PMP
1 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) SAP
2 4 (7.02%) Epicor
3 3 (5.26%) JDA
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Progress
5 1 (1.75%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) QAD