The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 77 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 197 177 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.21% 3.40% 4.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.42% 7.65% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 177 157 232
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2654 2314 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.28% 44.48% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2285 2065 2045
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 £25,000 £26,500
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
England

.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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +3 54 £37,500 +20.96% 9
Bristol +8 51 £37,500 +10.29% 8
Dorset -8 36 £42,500 +41.66% 8
Gloucestershire -6 21 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Devon -12 19 £35,000 -
Somerset -18 11 £36,500 +4.28% 3
Cornwall - 2 £26,000 - 1
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 368 (100.00%) .NET
2 301 (81.79%) C#
3 275 (74.73%) ASP.NET
4 232 (63.04%) SQL Server
5 189 (51.36%) MVC
6 174 (47.28%) Microsoft
7 165 (44.84%) SQL
8 159 (43.21%) JavaScript
9 135 (36.68%) jQuery
10 132 (35.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 124 (33.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 124 (33.70%) HTML
12 120 (32.61%) CSS
13 85 (23.10%) SQL Server 2008
14 82 (22.28%) WCF
15 71 (19.29%) Web Services
16 68 (18.48%) VB.NET
17 66 (17.93%) SharePoint
18 60 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
19 56 (15.22%) T-SQL
20 55 (14.95%) LINQ
21 53 (14.40%) XML
22 51 (13.86%) OO
22 51 (13.86%) Visual Studio
23 46 (12.50%) Windows
24 45 (12.23%) TDD
24 45 (12.23%) Ajax
25 42 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
26 41 (11.14%) MS Excel
26 41 (11.14%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 66 (17.93%) SharePoint
2 30 (8.15%) IIS
3 20 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (3.26%) CMS
6 11 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (2.72%) Umbraco
8 9 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (1.90%) Kentico
9 7 (1.90%) Node.js
10 5 (1.36%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.09%) Apache
11 4 (1.09%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.54%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.27%) TIBCO EMS
14 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.27%) WordPress
14 1 (0.27%) DNN
Applications
1 41 (11.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.72%) Visualfiles
3 6 (1.63%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.99%) Intranet
2 6 (1.63%) FTP
2 6 (1.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) Extranet
3 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (63.04%) SQL Server
2 85 (23.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (4.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.72%) MS Access
8 8 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.90%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.36%) Informix
11 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.36%) Big Data
12 3 (0.82%) MySQL
13 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 51 (13.86%) Visual Studio
2 42 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.17%) Subversion
4 7 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.36%) MSI
6 4 (1.09%) NUnit
7 3 (0.82%) Selenium
8 2 (0.54%) MSTest
8 2 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.54%) Moq
8 2 (0.54%) MorphX
8 2 (0.54%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.27%) Xcode
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.27%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (9.78%) Finance
2 20 (5.43%) Advertising
3 16 (4.35%) Marketing
4 9 (2.45%) Retail
5 7 (1.90%) Back Office
5 7 (1.90%) Games
6 6 (1.63%) Automotive
7 5 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.82%) Law
8 3 (0.82%) Legal
8 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 304 (82.61%) Developer
2 141 (38.32%) .NET Developer
3 95 (25.82%) C# Developer
4 70 (19.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 62 (16.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 50 (13.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (13.32%) Senior Developer
8 43 (11.68%) Software Developer
9 22 (5.98%) Senior .NET Developer
10 20 (5.43%) Lead Developer
11 19 (5.16%) Architect
11 19 (5.16%) Web Developer
12 17 (4.62%) SQL Developer
13 15 (4.08%) SharePoint Developer
14 14 (3.80%) Programmer
15 12 (3.26%) Team Leader
16 11 (2.99%) VB.NET Developer
16 11 (2.99%) Senior Web Developer
17 10 (2.72%) .NET Software Developer
18 9 (2.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (100.00%) .NET
2 275 (74.73%) ASP.NET
3 135 (36.68%) jQuery
4 132 (35.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 124 (33.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 124 (33.70%) HTML
6 120 (32.61%) CSS
7 82 (22.28%) WCF
8 71 (19.29%) Web Services
9 55 (14.95%) LINQ
10 53 (14.40%) XML
11 45 (12.23%) Ajax
12 35 (9.51%) HTML5
13 32 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 31 (8.42%) WPF
15 30 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 29 (7.88%) JSON
17 27 (7.34%) SOAP
17 27 (7.34%) CSS3
18 19 (5.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 17 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.72%) Replication
5 9 (2.45%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.09%) CCTV
6 4 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.54%) W3C
9 1 (0.27%) Social Network
9 1 (0.27%) PDA
9 1 (0.27%) Open Source
9 1 (0.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.50%) Windows
2 14 (3.80%) Android
3 11 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.36%) AIX
6 4 (1.09%) Linux
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (51.36%) MVC
2 60 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (13.86%) OO
4 45 (12.23%) TDD
5 37 (10.05%) Scrum
6 36 (9.78%) Software Engineering
7 25 (6.79%) CRM
8 24 (6.52%) Web Development
9 21 (5.71%) OOD
10 20 (5.43%) SOA
11 19 (5.16%) UML
12 18 (4.89%) Web Application Development
13 17 (4.62%) Waterfall
14 14 (3.80%) ITIL
15 13 (3.53%) Regression Testing
15 13 (3.53%) Change Control
16 12 (3.26%) BDD
16 12 (3.26%) Enterprise Architecture
17 9 (2.45%) Logistics
17 9 (2.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 301 (81.79%) C#
2 165 (44.84%) SQL
3 159 (43.21%) JavaScript
4 68 (18.48%) VB.NET
5 56 (15.22%) T-SQL
6 22 (5.98%) Java
7 15 (4.08%) VB
8 12 (3.26%) C++
9 9 (2.45%) PHP
10 7 (1.90%) VB6
10 7 (1.90%) Ruby
11 5 (1.36%) C
11 5 (1.36%) Perl
12 3 (0.82%) X++
12 3 (0.82%) XPath
12 3 (0.82%) COBOL
13 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.27%) Python
13 1 (0.27%) VBScript
13 1 (0.27%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (11.14%) Degree
2 20 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.17%) MCP
4 6 (1.63%) MCSD
5 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.27%) ISEB
5 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 174 (47.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.43%) Oracle
3 11 (2.99%) Facebook
4 9 (2.45%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 8 (2.17%) Sage
6 7 (1.90%) Google
7 5 (1.36%) Bloomberg
7 5 (1.36%) Twitter
8 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.54%) Apple
9 1 (0.27%) VMware
9 1 (0.27%) Siebel
9 1 (0.27%) JBoss
9 1 (0.27%) SAP
9 1 (0.27%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe
9 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dorset
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Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Profit share & Flexi-time!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
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Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: 28,000 - 35,000
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Swindon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Somerset
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + flexible working
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
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