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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 44 50 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 317 244 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.15% 4.82% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.24% 10.94% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 292 217 194
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2590 2231 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.09% 44.10% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2251 1997 1885
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in the South West

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in the South West

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in the South West

.NET Framework
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Wiltshire +18 85 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Bristol -9 76 £37,500 +19.04% 4
Dorset +10 59 £40,500 +30.64% 11
Gloucestershire +14 43 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Somerset -6 32 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Devon -31 18 £35,000 - 2
Cornwall - 3 £24,000 - 1
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 489 (100.00%) .NET
2 422 (86.30%) C#
3 368 (75.26%) ASP.NET
4 312 (63.80%) SQL Server
5 283 (57.87%) MVC
6 271 (55.42%) JavaScript
7 214 (43.76%) HTML
8 210 (42.94%) jQuery
9 209 (42.74%) CSS
9 209 (42.74%) Microsoft
10 205 (41.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 191 (39.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 181 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
12 181 (37.01%) SQL
13 118 (24.13%) SQL Server 2008
14 97 (19.84%) XML
15 95 (19.43%) WCF
16 93 (19.02%) HTML5
17 90 (18.40%) Web Services
18 83 (16.97%) Visual Studio
19 82 (16.77%) SharePoint
20 75 (15.34%) OO
20 75 (15.34%) CSS3
20 75 (15.34%) LINQ
21 70 (14.31%) MS Excel
21 70 (14.31%) TDD
22 60 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
23 59 (12.07%) T-SQL
24 54 (11.04%) Finance
25 52 (10.63%) Scrum

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 82 (16.77%) SharePoint
2 37 (7.57%) CMS
3 36 (7.36%) IIS
4 25 (5.11%) Umbraco
5 17 (3.48%) Node.js
6 14 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
7 13 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (2.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (2.04%) WordPress
10 9 (1.84%) Kentico
11 4 (0.82%) Confluence
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.20%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.20%) DNN
12 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 70 (14.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.02%) Visualfiles
2 5 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.64%) SaaS
3 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.61%) GitHub
5 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.43%) Internet
2 6 (1.23%) FTP
2 6 (1.23%) Intranet
3 2 (0.41%) Extranet
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (63.80%) SQL Server
2 118 (24.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (3.07%) NoSQL
9 12 (2.45%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.43%) MySQL
10 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.02%) MS Access
13 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.82%) RavenDB
14 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.61%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.61%) Informix
14 3 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 83 (16.97%) Visual Studio
2 60 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (5.52%) Git (software)
4 23 (4.70%) NUnit
5 15 (3.07%) Moq
6 12 (2.45%) SpecFlow
7 10 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.04%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (2.04%) Selenium
7 10 (2.04%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.23%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.23%) CruiseControl
9 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.82%) NCrunch
10 4 (0.82%) JIRA
10 4 (0.82%) ReSharper
10 4 (0.82%) WATIR
11 3 (0.61%) Subversion
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.41%) MorphX
General
1 54 (11.04%) Finance
2 35 (7.16%) Advertising
3 14 (2.86%) Retail
3 14 (2.86%) Back Office
4 12 (2.45%) Marketing
5 11 (2.25%) Games
6 7 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.23%) Automotive
8 3 (0.61%) Banking
8 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.41%) Local Government
9 2 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 415 (84.87%) Developer
2 191 (39.06%) .NET Developer
3 127 (25.97%) C# Developer
4 94 (19.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 93 (19.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 89 (18.20%) Senior Developer
7 69 (14.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 48 (9.82%) Software Developer
9 45 (9.20%) Senior .NET Developer
10 37 (7.57%) Web Developer
11 26 (5.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (5.11%) SharePoint Developer
13 21 (4.29%) .NET Software Developer
14 20 (4.09%) Team Leader
15 17 (3.48%) C# Software Developer
15 17 (3.48%) Front-End Developer
16 16 (3.27%) Junior Developer
16 16 (3.27%) Analyst
16 16 (3.27%) Junior
16 16 (3.27%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (100.00%) .NET
2 368 (75.26%) ASP.NET
3 214 (43.76%) HTML
4 210 (42.94%) jQuery
5 209 (42.74%) CSS
6 205 (41.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 191 (39.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 97 (19.84%) XML
9 95 (19.43%) WCF
10 93 (19.02%) HTML5
11 90 (18.40%) Web Services
12 75 (15.34%) LINQ
12 75 (15.34%) CSS3
13 51 (10.43%) SOAP
14 50 (10.22%) Ajax
15 48 (9.82%) JSON
16 43 (8.79%) AngularJS
17 41 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 41 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 38 (7.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.50%) User Experience
3 19 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.45%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.45%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.45%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.23%) Replication
7 5 (1.02%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.41%) GIS
9 2 (0.41%) RIA
10 1 (0.20%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.20%) Open Source
10 1 (0.20%) W3C
10 1 (0.20%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.02%) Windows
2 17 (3.48%) Android
3 13 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.61%) AIX
7 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (57.87%) MVC
2 181 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (15.34%) OO
4 70 (14.31%) TDD
5 52 (10.63%) Scrum
5 52 (10.63%) Software Engineering
6 39 (7.98%) BDD
7 38 (7.77%) Unit Testing
7 38 (7.77%) OOD
8 33 (6.75%) Mentoring
9 29 (5.93%) Web Development
10 28 (5.73%) Waterfall
11 23 (4.70%) ITIL
11 23 (4.70%) CRM
12 20 (4.09%) UML
12 20 (4.09%) OOP
12 20 (4.09%) Regression Testing
12 20 (4.09%) Web Application Development
13 19 (3.89%) SOA
14 18 (3.68%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 422 (86.30%) C#
2 271 (55.42%) JavaScript
3 181 (37.01%) SQL
4 59 (12.07%) T-SQL
5 51 (10.43%) VB.NET
6 26 (5.32%) Ruby
7 19 (3.89%) Java
8 18 (3.68%) C++
9 13 (2.66%) VB
10 8 (1.64%) PHP
10 8 (1.64%) VB6
11 5 (1.02%) C
11 5 (1.02%) Perl
12 3 (0.61%) VBScript
12 3 (0.61%) X++
13 2 (0.41%) XAML
13 2 (0.41%) COBOL
14 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.20%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (7.16%) Degree
2 23 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.04%) MCP
3 10 (2.04%) MCSD
4 4 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.41%) ISEB
6 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 209 (42.74%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.52%) Oracle
3 20 (4.09%) Facebook
4 16 (3.27%) Sitecore
5 13 (2.66%) Sage
6 8 (1.64%) TIBCO
7 6 (1.23%) Google
8 5 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.02%) Twitter
9 4 (0.82%) RedPrairie
9 4 (0.82%) Endeca
10 3 (0.61%) Telerik
10 3 (0.61%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.61%) Adobe
11 2 (0.41%) Apple
11 2 (0.41%) Metastorm
11 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.20%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.20%) Sybase
12 1 (0.20%) SAP
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37559 - £43000 per annum + pension & health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West
Intapeople
Salary: £0 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Bonus Structure!
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Codestone Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Pension + Bonus (eligible after 3 months)
Posted: 7 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago