The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 45 48 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 28 28 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.79% 4.11% 9.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% 7.71% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 61
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £20,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
.NET Framework
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
272 363 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 46.58% 53.30% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 258 334 276
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Somerset

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Somerset

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Taunton 0 13 £32,500 -4.41%
Bath +9 10 £35,500 -
Wells - 1 £32,500 -
Yeovil - 1 £30,000 -
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (76.79%) C#
3 41 (73.21%) ASP.NET
4 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
4 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
5 35 (62.50%) HTML
6 29 (51.79%) MVC
7 26 (46.43%) SQL
8 24 (42.86%) CSS
8 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (25.00%) VB.NET
11 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
13 12 (21.43%) Windows
13 12 (21.43%) NUnit
14 11 (19.64%) ITIL
15 10 (17.86%) C++
15 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
15 10 (17.86%) Finance
15 10 (17.86%) LINQ
15 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
16 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
16 9 (16.07%) Scrum
17 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (14.29%) Selenium
17 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (14.29%) WebDriver

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) CMS
4 3 (5.36%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) SaaS
2 3 (5.36%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 12 (21.43%) NUnit
3 8 (14.29%) Selenium
3 8 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 8 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (8.93%) Moq
4 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.57%) MorphX
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Developer
2 27 (48.21%) .NET Developer
3 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 15 (26.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (26.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Software Developer
7 12 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
9 8 (14.29%) Analyst
9 8 (14.29%) Test Analyst
10 7 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
11 6 (10.71%) Software Engineer
12 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (8.93%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
13 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
14 3 (5.36%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (73.21%) ASP.NET
3 35 (62.50%) HTML
4 24 (42.86%) CSS
5 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (17.86%) LINQ
8 8 (14.29%) HTML5
8 8 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (10.71%) CSS3
10 6 (10.71%) jQuery
10 6 (10.71%) WCF
11 5 (8.93%) XML
11 5 (8.93%) Ninject
11 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (7.14%) Ajax
13 3 (5.36%) WPF
13 3 (5.36%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Web 2.0
3 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.79%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) MVC
2 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.64%) ITIL
4 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.07%) Scrum
6 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (14.29%) BDD
6 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.50%) Line Management
7 7 (12.50%) Refactoring
7 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.50%) TDD
7 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.50%) UML
8 6 (10.71%) OO
8 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.93%) OOP
10 4 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.36%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) C#
2 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
3 26 (46.43%) SQL
4 14 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 10 (17.86%) C++
6 5 (8.93%) VB
7 4 (7.14%) VB6
8 3 (5.36%) VBScript
9 2 (3.57%) C
9 2 (3.57%) X++
9 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) MCSD
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Telerik