The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1027 1275 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.91% 21.25% 21.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.46% 49.11% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1212 1108
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
.NET
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
2363 2596 2425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.21% 43.27% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2018 2357 2178
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

.NET
Salary Trend in the South West

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

.NET Salary Trend in the South West

.NET
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in the South West

.NET
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Bristol +1 344 £40,000 +6.66% 74
Dorset -5 182 £37,500 +7.14% 35
Wiltshire -6 166 £40,000 +3.89% 35
Somerset +2 155 £37,500 +2.73% 26
Gloucestershire -22 95 £37,750 -9.03% 10
Devon 0 70 £32,500 +1.56% 13
Cornwall -7 4 £38,500 +37.50% 3
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 1786 (82.11%) C#
2 1266 (58.21%) ASP.NET
3 1138 (52.32%) SQL Server
4 1084 (49.84%) MVC
5 1016 (46.71%) SQL
6 941 (43.26%) JavaScript
7 922 (42.39%) HTML
8 888 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
9 766 (35.22%) CSS
10 689 (31.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 609 (28.00%) Microsoft
12 455 (20.92%) .NET Framework
13 444 (20.41%) jQuery
14 392 (18.02%) Windows
15 347 (15.95%) Software Engineering
16 345 (15.86%) Scrum
17 339 (15.59%) TDD
18 334 (15.36%) VB.NET
19 327 (15.03%) Finance
19 327 (15.03%) HTML5
20 325 (14.94%) Visual Studio
21 321 (14.76%) Java
22 297 (13.66%) Degree
23 269 (12.37%) MS Excel
24 268 (12.32%) Web Services
25 265 (12.18%) XML
25 265 (12.18%) WCF
26 259 (11.91%) T-SQL
27 257 (11.82%) Entity Framework
28 245 (11.26%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 166 (7.63%) IIS
2 127 (5.84%) CMS
3 126 (5.79%) SharePoint
4 91 (4.18%) Node.js
5 75 (3.45%) Umbraco
6 63 (2.90%) Apache
7 36 (1.66%) Drupal
7 36 (1.66%) WordPress
8 31 (1.43%) JBoss
9 30 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
10 28 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 28 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 27 (1.24%) Tomcat
12 25 (1.15%) WebLogic
13 23 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
14 18 (0.83%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.64%) nginx
16 12 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (0.55%) Kentico
17 11 (0.51%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 269 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.33%) MS Office
3 3 (0.14%) HipChat
3 3 (0.14%) MS Project
3 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.092%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.78%) SAP Business One
5 12 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.41%) Magento
7 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.14%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.046%) Aareon QL
9 1 (0.046%) Changepoint
9 1 (0.046%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.046%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 168 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.24%) SaaS
4 15 (0.69%) GitHub
5 9 (0.41%) PaaS
6 7 (0.32%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.28%) IaaS
8 5 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.23%) Office 365
9 3 (0.14%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.046%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.046%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.046%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.046%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.046%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.46%) Internet
2 40 (1.84%) HTTP
3 32 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.20%) DNS
4 26 (1.20%) Intranet
4 26 (1.20%) LDAP
5 24 (1.10%) FTP
6 19 (0.87%) SMTP
7 16 (0.74%) SMPP
8 12 (0.55%) DHCP
9 10 (0.46%) LAN
9 10 (0.46%) WAN
10 9 (0.41%) Firewall
11 7 (0.32%) SSL
12 4 (0.18%) PPP
12 4 (0.18%) SAN
12 4 (0.18%) VoIP
12 4 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.14%) SMS
13 3 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1138 (52.32%) SQL Server
2 201 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 174 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 138 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 136 (6.25%) MySQL
6 128 (5.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 115 (5.29%) Relational Database
8 81 (3.72%) NoSQL
9 67 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 64 (2.94%) RDBMS
11 53 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 51 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
13 50 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
14 48 (2.21%) MongoDB
15 44 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
16 41 (1.89%) Oracle Database
17 28 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
18 26 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
19 24 (1.10%) MS Access
20 23 (1.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 325 (14.94%) Visual Studio
2 202 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 99 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 71 (3.26%) NUnit
5 68 (3.13%) Subversion
6 46 (2.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 42 (1.93%) JIRA
7 42 (1.93%) Moq
8 27 (1.24%) Selenium
9 17 (0.78%) SpecFlow
9 17 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 16 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 13 (0.60%) Bitbucket
12 13 (0.60%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.55%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.55%) Jenkins
13 12 (0.55%) JUnit
14 11 (0.51%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 327 (15.03%) Finance
2 175 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 109 (5.01%) Banking
4 76 (3.49%) Marketing
5 63 (2.90%) Advertising
6 59 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 46 (2.11%) Electronics
8 39 (1.79%) Games
9 36 (1.66%) Automotive
10 28 (1.29%) Retail
11 26 (1.20%) Back Office
12 24 (1.10%) Publishing
13 15 (0.69%) Legal
14 10 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 10 (0.46%) French Language
14 10 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.28%) German Language
15 6 (0.28%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.23%) Polish Language
16 5 (0.23%) Ukrainian Language
Job Titles
1 1630 (74.94%) Developer
2 940 (43.22%) .NET Developer
3 747 (34.34%) C# Developer
4 516 (23.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 330 (15.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 310 (14.25%) Software Developer
7 290 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 252 (11.59%) Senior Developer
9 205 (9.43%) SQL Developer
10 204 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 197 (9.06%) Web Developer
12 166 (7.63%) C# Software Developer
13 160 (7.36%) .NET Software Developer
14 139 (6.39%) Senior .NET Developer
15 128 (5.89%) Software Engineer
16 110 (5.06%) Analyst
16 110 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
17 87 (4.00%) HTML Developer
18 82 (3.77%) C# Web Developer
19 79 (3.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1266 (58.21%) ASP.NET
2 922 (42.39%) HTML
3 766 (35.22%) CSS
4 689 (31.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 455 (20.92%) .NET Framework
6 444 (20.41%) jQuery
7 327 (15.03%) HTML5
8 268 (12.32%) Web Services
9 265 (12.18%) WCF
9 265 (12.18%) XML
10 257 (11.82%) Entity Framework
11 245 (11.26%) AngularJS
12 201 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 164 (7.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 160 (7.36%) Ajax
15 159 (7.31%) CSS3
16 146 (6.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 141 (6.48%) WPF
18 108 (4.97%) LINQ
19 99 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 103 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (4.46%) User Experience
3 94 (4.32%) Computer Science
4 66 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 39 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (1.75%) Streaming Music
7 37 (1.70%) Digital Media
8 33 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 32 (1.47%) W3C
10 28 (1.29%) Mathematics
11 20 (0.92%) iPhone
12 19 (0.87%) Visualisation
13 18 (0.83%) Replication
14 16 (0.74%) Data Centre
15 14 (0.64%) Management Information System
16 13 (0.60%) Physics
16 13 (0.60%) Social Network
17 12 (0.55%) Driving Licence
18 9 (0.41%) Smartphone
19 7 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 392 (18.02%) Windows
2 121 (5.56%) Android
3 119 (5.47%) Windows Server
4 96 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 70 (3.22%) Linux
6 31 (1.43%) Unix
7 23 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (0.92%) Windows Phone
9 17 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.41%) CentOS
13 8 (0.37%) Ubuntu
13 8 (0.37%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.28%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.14%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1084 (49.84%) MVC
2 888 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (15.95%) Software Engineering
4 345 (15.86%) Scrum
5 339 (15.59%) TDD
6 225 (10.34%) OO
7 169 (7.77%) SDLC
8 156 (7.17%) Mentoring
9 149 (6.85%) Web Development
10 134 (6.16%) Web Application Development
11 122 (5.61%) E-Commerce
12 120 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
13 119 (5.47%) BDD
14 118 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
15 89 (4.09%) Unit Testing
16 84 (3.86%) ITIL
17 82 (3.77%) OOP
18 81 (3.72%) UML
19 78 (3.59%) SOA
20 70 (3.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1786 (82.11%) C#
2 1016 (46.71%) SQL
3 941 (43.26%) JavaScript
4 334 (15.36%) VB.NET
5 321 (14.76%) Java
6 259 (11.91%) T-SQL
7 207 (9.52%) VB
8 181 (8.32%) PHP
9 156 (7.17%) C++
10 79 (3.63%) VB6
11 72 (3.31%) PowerShell
12 69 (3.17%) C
13 64 (2.94%) Ruby
14 52 (2.39%) Python
15 42 (1.93%) VBScript
16 40 (1.84%) PL/SQL
17 35 (1.61%) Bash Shell
18 34 (1.56%) XPath
19 31 (1.43%) Perl
20 30 (1.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 297 (13.66%) Degree
2 103 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 72 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 51 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 32 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 28 (1.29%) ISEB
6 28 (1.29%) MCPD
7 19 (0.87%) ISTQB
8 17 (0.78%) MCTS
9 14 (0.64%) BC Cleared
10 12 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.46%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.23%) MCSE
14 4 (0.18%) CCA
14 4 (0.18%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.14%) CCNA
15 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (2.94%) QA
2 18 (0.83%) COBIT
3 13 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.41%) SLA
5 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.14%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.046%) JTAG
7 1 (0.046%) MISRA
7 1 (0.046%) SDET
7 1 (0.046%) TickIT
System Software
1 55 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.18%) XenApp
4 4 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.14%) Firmware
5 3 (0.14%) Varnish
5 3 (0.14%) vSphere
5 3 (0.14%) Xen
5 3 (0.14%) XenServer
6 2 (0.092%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.046%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (0.97%) Puppet
2 18 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (0.46%) Ansible
4 10 (0.46%) Salt
5 9 (0.41%) Nagios
5 9 (0.41%) Zenoss
6 8 (0.37%) logstash
6 8 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (0.32%) Kibana
8 5 (0.23%) Control-M
9 4 (0.18%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle Flashback
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.14%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.14%) SCCM
10 3 (0.14%) Terraform
10 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.046%) Nessus
Vendors
1 609 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 155 (7.13%) Oracle
3 63 (2.90%) Sitecore
4 56 (2.57%) SAP
5 32 (1.47%) EPiServer
6 30 (1.38%) Xamarin
7 29 (1.33%) IBM
8 28 (1.29%) Google
9 21 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (0.83%) Red Hat
11 16 (0.74%) Apple
12 11 (0.51%) Adobe
12 11 (0.51%) VMware
13 10 (0.46%) Sybase
14 9 (0.41%) Cognos
14 9 (0.41%) Trillium
15 8 (0.37%) CA
16 6 (0.28%) Citrix
16 6 (0.28%) Infor
16 6 (0.28%) Kofax
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Devonshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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