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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1171 1129 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.00% 19.49% 22.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.51% 44.82% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1031 1167
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2573 2519 2514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.75% 43.49% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2225 2296
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 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -3 328 £38,500 +2.66% 65
Wiltshire +4 244 £37,500 +4.16% 24
Gloucestershire -3 213 £36,750 -2.00% 41
Dorset +1 199 £35,000 - 39
Somerset -2 86 £37,500 +2.73% 31
Devon -2 79 £35,000 +7.69% 18
Cornwall -14 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Avon -5 1 £36,500 +28.07%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1920 (78.30%) C#
2 1504 (61.34%) ASP.NET
3 1402 (57.18%) SQL Server
4 1151 (46.94%) JavaScript
5 1110 (45.27%) HTML
6 1051 (42.86%) SQL
7 1047 (42.70%) MVC
8 968 (39.48%) CSS
9 819 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
10 697 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 684 (27.90%) Microsoft
12 636 (25.94%) jQuery
13 482 (19.66%) .NET Framework
14 420 (17.13%) XML
14 420 (17.13%) WCF
15 399 (16.27%) Web Services
16 397 (16.19%) Windows
17 390 (15.91%) Software Engineering
18 379 (15.46%) VB.NET
19 362 (14.76%) Java
20 317 (12.93%) Degree
21 313 (12.77%) Visual Studio
22 308 (12.56%) Scrum
23 301 (12.28%) HTML5
24 300 (12.23%) OO
25 294 (11.99%) Finance
26 290 (11.83%) T-SQL
27 282 (11.50%) MS Excel
28 272 (11.09%) TDD
28 272 (11.09%) Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 206 (8.40%) IIS
2 167 (6.81%) SharePoint
3 106 (4.32%) CMS
4 81 (3.30%) Node.js
5 60 (2.45%) Umbraco
6 53 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 46 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 45 (1.84%) Tomcat
9 37 (1.51%) ColdFusion
10 30 (1.22%) Apache
11 24 (0.98%) WordPress
11 24 (0.98%) NServiceBus
12 23 (0.94%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.53%) SAS
14 13 (0.53%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.49%) JBoss
16 10 (0.41%) Kentico
16 10 (0.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 282 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 74 (3.02%) MS Office
3 29 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.33%) MS Project
7 7 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.24%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.16%) Revit
10 3 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.082%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 51 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.45%) Summit
3 10 (0.41%) Magento
4 9 (0.37%) Changepoint
5 5 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.082%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.082%) SalesLogix
8 2 (0.082%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.082%) ProductWriter
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.041%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (2.24%) SaaS
3 36 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.71%) Internet
2 32 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 16 (0.65%) DNS
3 16 (0.65%) Firewall
4 12 (0.49%) HTTP
5 10 (0.41%) SNMP
5 10 (0.41%) LAN
6 8 (0.33%) WAN
7 7 (0.29%) DHCP
8 6 (0.24%) VoIP
8 6 (0.24%) CTI
9 5 (0.20%) LDAP
9 5 (0.20%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.16%) SMTP
11 3 (0.12%) PBX
11 3 (0.12%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.12%) MPLS
11 3 (0.12%) VLAN
12 2 (0.082%) NAS
12 2 (0.082%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1402 (57.18%) SQL Server
2 219 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 157 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 119 (4.85%) MySQL
5 109 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 91 (3.71%) Relational Database
7 78 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 70 (2.85%) NoSQL
9 69 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 66 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
11 62 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 45 (1.84%) RDBMS
13 36 (1.47%) Oracle Database
14 33 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (1.18%) MongoDB
16 26 (1.06%) Big Data
17 17 (0.69%) Hadoop
18 15 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
19 12 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
20 10 (0.41%) DTS
Development Applications
1 313 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 207 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 139 (5.67%) NUnit
4 81 (3.30%) Subversion
5 80 (3.26%) Git (software)
6 78 (3.18%) Rhino Mocks
7 41 (1.67%) SpecFlow
8 39 (1.59%) Moq
9 31 (1.26%) MSTest
9 31 (1.26%) TeamCity
10 23 (0.94%) Selenium
10 23 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 21 (0.86%) Jasmine
12 17 (0.69%) Log4Net
13 16 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 13 (0.53%) CruiseControl
14 13 (0.53%) JIRA
15 12 (0.49%) InstallShield
16 10 (0.41%) JUnit
16 10 (0.41%) FitNesse
General
1 294 (11.99%) Finance
2 95 (3.87%) Advertising
3 76 (3.10%) Banking
3 76 (3.10%) Marketing
4 65 (2.65%) Retail
5 55 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 27 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 25 (1.02%) Legal
8 23 (0.94%) Games
9 19 (0.77%) Electronics
10 15 (0.61%) Back Office
11 11 (0.45%) Aerospace
11 11 (0.45%) Publishing
12 7 (0.29%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.24%) Law
14 5 (0.20%) Automotive
14 5 (0.20%) Billing
14 5 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.20%) Military
15 3 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1858 (75.77%) Developer
2 915 (37.32%) .NET Developer
3 455 (18.56%) C# Developer
4 346 (14.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 326 (13.30%) Senior Developer
6 287 (11.70%) Software Developer
7 232 (9.46%) Web Developer
8 211 (8.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 208 (8.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 157 (6.40%) Senior .NET Developer
11 144 (5.87%) Software Engineer
12 131 (5.34%) Analyst
13 107 (4.36%) Junior
14 95 (3.87%) Junior Developer
15 94 (3.83%) Graduate
16 91 (3.71%) Applications Developer
17 76 (3.10%) Applications Support
18 72 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
19 71 (2.90%) Front-End Developer
20 61 (2.49%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1504 (61.34%) ASP.NET
2 1110 (45.27%) HTML
3 968 (39.48%) CSS
4 697 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 636 (25.94%) jQuery
6 482 (19.66%) .NET Framework
7 420 (17.13%) WCF
7 420 (17.13%) XML
8 399 (16.27%) Web Services
9 301 (12.28%) HTML5
10 272 (11.09%) Entity Framework
11 221 (9.01%) AngularJS
12 200 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 184 (7.50%) LINQ
14 181 (7.38%) Ajax
15 174 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
16 163 (6.65%) JSON
17 152 (6.20%) CSS3
18 148 (6.04%) WPF
19 123 (5.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 117 (4.77%) Computer Science
2 95 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 65 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
5 53 (2.16%) Open Source
5 53 (2.16%) User Experience
6 49 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 36 (1.47%) N-Tier
8 29 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
9 27 (1.10%) Social Network
10 25 (1.02%) Social Media
11 22 (0.90%) Replication
12 21 (0.86%) Management Information System
13 20 (0.82%) Client/Server
13 20 (0.82%) Physics
14 19 (0.77%) W3C
15 17 (0.69%) Streaming Music
16 16 (0.65%) Web 2.0
17 15 (0.61%) Chemistry
17 15 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 397 (16.19%) Windows
2 76 (3.10%) Linux
3 47 (1.92%) Android
3 47 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (0.98%) UNIX
6 15 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.41%) CentOS
8 10 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.29%) Windows NT
11 6 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.24%) Debian
12 4 (0.16%) Windows CE
13 3 (0.12%) Solaris
13 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.082%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.082%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1047 (42.70%) MVC
2 819 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
3 390 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 308 (12.56%) Scrum
5 300 (12.23%) OO
6 272 (11.09%) TDD
7 213 (8.69%) Web Development
8 164 (6.69%) Web Application Development
9 156 (6.36%) Mentoring
10 112 (4.57%) Waterfall
11 111 (4.53%) BDD
12 110 (4.49%) E-Commerce
13 109 (4.45%) OOD
14 107 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
15 98 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
16 95 (3.87%) OOP
17 93 (3.79%) CRM
18 92 (3.75%) Dependency Injection
19 91 (3.71%) Content Management
20 88 (3.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1920 (78.30%) C#
2 1151 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 1051 (42.86%) SQL
4 379 (15.46%) VB.NET
5 362 (14.76%) Java
6 290 (11.83%) T-SQL
7 162 (6.61%) C++
8 103 (4.20%) VB
9 93 (3.79%) PHP
10 69 (2.81%) C
11 60 (2.45%) Ruby
12 51 (2.08%) Python
13 40 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 32 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 28 (1.14%) VB6
16 23 (0.94%) Perl
17 18 (0.73%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.69%) VBScript
19 16 (0.65%) Objective-C
20 15 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 317 (12.93%) Degree
2 121 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 120 (4.89%) Security Cleared
4 92 (3.75%) SC Cleared
5 45 (1.84%) MCSD
6 37 (1.51%) DV Cleared
7 31 (1.26%) MCP
8 19 (0.77%) MCSE
8 19 (0.77%) MCSA
8 19 (0.77%) MCPD
9 15 (0.61%) ISEB
10 10 (0.41%) PhD
10 10 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.33%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.041%) MCTS
13 1 (0.041%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.041%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.041%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.16%) QA
2 14 (0.57%) SLA
3 9 (0.37%) ISO 14001
3 9 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.29%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.12%) COBIT
5 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.12%) Basel II
6 2 (0.082%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.041%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.16%) vSphere
4 4 (0.16%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.082%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.041%) Snort
7 1 (0.041%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (0.49%) Puppet
2 8 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.33%) Nagios
2 8 (0.33%) Zenoss
3 5 (0.20%) SCCM
4 3 (0.12%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.082%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.082%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.082%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.082%) logstash
5 2 (0.082%) Graphite
5 2 (0.082%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (0.082%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.041%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 684 (27.90%) Microsoft
2 264 (10.77%) Oracle
3 40 (1.63%) Facebook
4 29 (1.18%) Sitecore
4 29 (1.18%) Hyland
5 25 (1.02%) Adobe
6 23 (0.94%) Google
7 21 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 19 (0.77%) Business Objects
8 19 (0.77%) Xamarin
9 16 (0.65%) Apple
10 15 (0.61%) VMware
10 15 (0.61%) Twitter
10 15 (0.61%) Sencha
11 14 (0.57%) SAP
12 13 (0.53%) IBM
13 12 (0.49%) Citrix
14 10 (0.41%) Zend
15 9 (0.37%) Sybase
16 8 (0.33%) Cisco
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Proactive People
Salary: call out+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Infoplus Technologies UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday