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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1233 1105 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.74% 20.99% 22.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.20% 48.64% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1019 1180
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,963 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
2558 2272 2409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.03% 43.15% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2344 2040 2182
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.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 27 February 2015.

.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 27 February 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
Bristol -3 302 £38,000 +1.33% 70
Dorset -1 279 £35,000 +7.69% 49
Wiltshire +1 231 £38,500 +10.00% 29
Gloucestershire -2 210 £40,000 +8.10% 44
Somerset -1 92 £37,250 -2.61% 29
Devon -4 91 £32,250 +7.50% 19
Cornwall -1 8 £30,000 -7.69% 3
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2029 (78.98%) C#
2 1586 (61.74%) ASP.NET
3 1497 (58.27%) SQL Server
4 1220 (47.49%) JavaScript
5 1190 (46.32%) HTML
6 1076 (41.88%) MVC
7 1035 (40.29%) CSS
8 1031 (40.13%) SQL
9 904 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
10 736 (28.65%) Microsoft
11 700 (27.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 687 (26.74%) jQuery
13 565 (21.99%) .NET Framework
14 459 (17.87%) XML
15 442 (17.21%) WCF
16 427 (16.62%) Web Services
17 417 (16.23%) VB.NET
18 413 (16.08%) Software Engineering
19 371 (14.44%) Windows
20 365 (14.21%) Scrum
21 354 (13.78%) HTML5
22 346 (13.47%) OO
23 340 (13.23%) TDD
24 322 (12.53%) Java
25 321 (12.50%) Visual Studio
26 315 (12.26%) Degree
27 311 (12.11%) MS Excel
28 302 (11.76%) Finance
29 284 (11.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
30 265 (10.32%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 203 (7.90%) SharePoint
2 187 (7.28%) IIS
3 134 (5.22%) CMS
4 90 (3.50%) Node.js
5 80 (3.11%) Umbraco
6 64 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 51 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 38 (1.48%) ColdFusion
9 36 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
10 30 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
11 28 (1.09%) WordPress
12 27 (1.05%) NServiceBus
12 27 (1.05%) Apache
13 24 (0.93%) Tomcat
14 15 (0.58%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.54%) Kentico
16 9 (0.35%) ArcGIS
16 9 (0.35%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.31%) JBoss
17 8 (0.31%) Drupal
Applications
1 311 (12.11%) MS Excel
2 76 (2.96%) MS Office
3 52 (2.02%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.58%) Fireworks
4 15 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.27%) MS Project
6 7 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.16%) Revit
8 4 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.039%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 58 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.35%) Summit
4 8 (0.31%) Changepoint
5 7 (0.27%) Magento
5 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.16%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.12%) ProductWriter
8 2 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.078%) SalesLogix
8 2 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.039%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.039%) SmartPlant
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 64 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (1.48%) SaaS
3 27 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.12%) GitHub
7 1 (0.039%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.26%) Internet
2 29 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 15 (0.58%) DNS
4 11 (0.43%) Firewall
5 10 (0.39%) LAN
6 9 (0.35%) SNMP
7 8 (0.31%) HTTP
7 8 (0.31%) WAN
8 7 (0.27%) DHCP
8 7 (0.27%) LDAP
9 4 (0.16%) VoIP
9 4 (0.16%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.12%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.078%) FTP
11 2 (0.078%) SAN
11 2 (0.078%) CTI
12 1 (0.039%) Intranet
12 1 (0.039%) SSL
12 1 (0.039%) SMTP
12 1 (0.039%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1497 (58.27%) SQL Server
2 254 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 169 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 119 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 118 (4.59%) MySQL
6 110 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 85 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 76 (2.96%) NoSQL
9 73 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 62 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
11 58 (2.26%) RDBMS
12 52 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (1.25%) Big Data
14 31 (1.21%) Hadoop
15 30 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (1.09%) MongoDB
17 25 (0.97%) Oracle Database
18 16 (0.62%) MS Access
19 15 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
20 14 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 321 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 199 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 181 (7.05%) NUnit
4 92 (3.58%) Git (software)
4 92 (3.58%) Rhino Mocks
5 71 (2.76%) Subversion
6 67 (2.61%) Moq
7 59 (2.30%) SpecFlow
8 40 (1.56%) TeamCity
9 35 (1.36%) MSTest
10 26 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 26 (1.01%) CruiseControl
11 25 (0.97%) Selenium
12 22 (0.86%) Jasmine
13 20 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 16 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 15 (0.58%) Jenkins
16 12 (0.47%) Log4Net
17 10 (0.39%) JIRA
18 9 (0.35%) InstallShield
General
1 302 (11.76%) Finance
2 95 (3.70%) Advertising
3 86 (3.35%) Banking
4 85 (3.31%) Marketing
5 78 (3.04%) Retail
6 52 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 40 (1.56%) Games
8 35 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.13%) Legal
10 13 (0.51%) Back Office
11 10 (0.39%) Electronics
12 8 (0.31%) Automotive
12 8 (0.31%) Publishing
13 7 (0.27%) Law
14 6 (0.23%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.19%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.16%) Billing
17 3 (0.12%) Local Government
17 3 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 1959 (76.26%) Developer
2 934 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 457 (17.79%) C# Developer
4 366 (14.25%) Senior Developer
5 326 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 314 (12.22%) Software Developer
7 255 (9.93%) Web Developer
8 250 (9.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 228 (8.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 172 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 165 (6.42%) Software Engineer
12 134 (5.22%) Analyst
13 105 (4.09%) Applications Developer
14 104 (4.05%) Junior
15 98 (3.81%) Junior Developer
16 91 (3.54%) Front-End Developer
17 79 (3.08%) Graduate
18 77 (3.00%) Senior C# Developer
19 74 (2.88%) Team Leader
20 68 (2.65%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1586 (61.74%) ASP.NET
2 1190 (46.32%) HTML
3 1035 (40.29%) CSS
4 700 (27.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 687 (26.74%) jQuery
6 565 (21.99%) .NET Framework
7 459 (17.87%) XML
8 442 (17.21%) WCF
9 427 (16.62%) Web Services
10 354 (13.78%) HTML5
11 284 (11.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 233 (9.07%) AngularJS
13 214 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 206 (8.02%) CSS3
15 195 (7.59%) Ajax
16 192 (7.47%) LINQ
17 191 (7.43%) JSON
18 179 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web API
19 154 (5.99%) WPF
20 128 (4.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (4.20%) Computer Science
2 102 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (2.84%) User Experience
3 73 (2.84%) Mobile App
3 73 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
4 51 (1.99%) Open Source
5 40 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 39 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 31 (1.21%) Social Media
8 29 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
8 29 (1.13%) Social Network
9 25 (0.97%) iPhone
9 25 (0.97%) Management Information System
10 19 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 19 (0.74%) Physics
11 18 (0.70%) Replication
12 16 (0.62%) BBC
12 16 (0.62%) GIS
13 15 (0.58%) Visualisation
13 15 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 371 (14.44%) Windows
2 70 (2.72%) Apple iOS
3 68 (2.65%) Android
4 57 (2.22%) Linux
5 21 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (0.62%) UNIX
7 14 (0.54%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.51%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.51%) Windows Phone 7
8 13 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.27%) CentOS
10 7 (0.27%) Windows NT
11 6 (0.23%) Debian
11 6 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.19%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.19%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1076 (41.88%) MVC
2 904 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 413 (16.08%) Software Engineering
4 365 (14.21%) Scrum
5 346 (13.47%) OO
6 340 (13.23%) TDD
7 213 (8.29%) Web Development
8 185 (7.20%) Web Application Development
9 180 (7.01%) Mentoring
10 163 (6.34%) BDD
11 139 (5.41%) OOD
12 133 (5.18%) E-Commerce
13 124 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
14 122 (4.75%) Unit Testing
15 118 (4.59%) OOP
16 109 (4.24%) Waterfall
17 98 (3.81%) ITIL
17 98 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
17 98 (3.81%) SOA
18 97 (3.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2029 (78.98%) C#
2 1220 (47.49%) JavaScript
3 1031 (40.13%) SQL
4 417 (16.23%) VB.NET
5 322 (12.53%) Java
6 265 (10.32%) T-SQL
7 185 (7.20%) C++
8 126 (4.90%) VB
9 88 (3.43%) PHP
9 88 (3.43%) Ruby
10 69 (2.69%) C
11 61 (2.37%) Python
12 45 (1.75%) VB6
13 33 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 32 (1.25%) PL/SQL
15 26 (1.01%) Perl
16 22 (0.86%) VBA
16 22 (0.86%) Objective-C
17 20 (0.78%) VBScript
18 17 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 315 (12.26%) Degree
2 120 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 120 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 49 (1.91%) DV Cleared
4 49 (1.91%) VCP4
5 40 (1.56%) MCSD
6 30 (1.17%) MCP
7 20 (0.78%) MCSE
7 20 (0.78%) MCSA
8 17 (0.66%) MCPD
9 14 (0.54%) ISEB
10 12 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.31%) PhD
11 8 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.19%) PMP
14 3 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
15 2 (0.078%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (1.99%) QA
2 13 (0.51%) SLA
3 12 (0.47%) COBIT
4 7 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.27%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.16%) DO-178B
6 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.078%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.078%) Basel II
7 2 (0.078%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.078%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.039%) Snort
5 1 (0.039%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.039%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.039%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.39%) Puppet
2 7 (0.27%) SCCM
3 6 (0.23%) Zenoss
3 6 (0.23%) Nagios
3 6 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.12%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.078%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.078%) logstash
6 2 (0.078%) Graphite
6 2 (0.078%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.039%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 736 (28.65%) Microsoft
2 255 (9.93%) Oracle
3 64 (2.49%) Facebook
4 46 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 35 (1.36%) Adobe
6 31 (1.21%) Google
7 30 (1.17%) Apple
8 26 (1.01%) Hyland
9 25 (0.97%) Twitter
10 17 (0.66%) Sencha
11 16 (0.62%) Yahoo!
11 16 (0.62%) Sony
11 16 (0.62%) Red Hat
11 16 (0.62%) SAP
12 15 (0.58%) VMware
13 14 (0.54%) IBM
14 13 (0.51%) Sage
15 12 (0.47%) Informatica
16 11 (0.43%) Teradata
17 10 (0.39%) Business Objects
Bath, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Net Talent
Posted: 5 hours ago
Tavistock, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ComputAppoint
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Burnham Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday