The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1134 1180 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.57% 22.53% 21.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.58% 51.10% 51.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1091 1093
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2663 2309 2302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.61% 44.08% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2296 2075 2080
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 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
England

.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 25 July 2014.

.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 25 July 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
Bristol -5 262 £40,000 +6.66% 61
Dorset +1 233 £37,500 +15.38% 50
Gloucestershire -6 187 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Somerset +1 180 £35,000 -4.10% 23
Wiltshire -6 173 £35,000 - 28
Devon -3 87 £35,000 +9.37% 15
Cornwall -9 1 £28,000 -6.66% 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1721 (76.35%) C#
2 1427 (63.31%) ASP.NET
3 1214 (53.86%) SQL Server
4 982 (43.57%) SQL
5 905 (40.15%) HTML
6 882 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 795 (35.27%) MVC
8 745 (33.05%) CSS
9 615 (27.28%) Microsoft
10 503 (22.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 481 (21.34%) jQuery
12 366 (16.24%) .NET Framework
13 334 (14.82%) VB.NET
14 321 (14.24%) WCF
15 311 (13.80%) Java
16 307 (13.62%) XML
17 306 (13.58%) Windows
18 304 (13.49%) Visual Studio
19 294 (13.04%) OO
19 294 (13.04%) Finance
20 289 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
21 281 (12.47%) Degree
22 256 (11.36%) Web Services
23 246 (10.91%) MS Excel
24 239 (10.60%) Software Engineering
24 239 (10.60%) Web Development
25 237 (10.51%) Scrum
26 234 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
27 222 (9.85%) SharePoint
28 218 (9.67%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 222 (9.85%) SharePoint
2 133 (5.90%) CMS
3 128 (5.68%) IIS
4 99 (4.39%) Umbraco
5 75 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 61 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 46 (2.04%) Node.js
8 27 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 25 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
10 24 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
11 22 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 19 (0.84%) Tomcat
13 16 (0.71%) NServiceBus
14 15 (0.67%) ArcGIS
14 15 (0.67%) Kentico
15 14 (0.62%) WordPress
16 13 (0.58%) Sitefinity
17 12 (0.53%) SAS
18 11 (0.49%) OpenROAD
18 11 (0.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 246 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.46%) MS Office
3 31 (1.38%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.58%) Fireworks
4 13 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.53%) MS Project
6 10 (0.44%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.31%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.22%) InDesign
10 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.044%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.044%) Revit
Business Applications
1 39 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.84%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.71%) Magento
5 12 (0.53%) Visualfiles
6 9 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.18%) Summit
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (0.18%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.13%) Exchequer
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.13%) GoldMine
10 2 (0.089%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.089%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.089%) SmartPlant
10 2 (0.089%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (0.89%) SaaS
3 13 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.13%) Office 365
4 3 (0.13%) Trello
5 2 (0.089%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.044%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.044%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.044%) PaaS
6 1 (0.044%) Heroku
6 1 (0.044%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.55%) Intranet
1 35 (1.55%) Internet
2 34 (1.51%) VoIP
3 26 (1.15%) FTP
4 20 (0.89%) SMTP
5 14 (0.62%) Ethernet
6 12 (0.53%) PBX
7 7 (0.31%) HTTP
7 7 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.27%) Extranet
8 6 (0.27%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (0.22%) Firewall
9 5 (0.22%) SNMP
10 4 (0.18%) CTI
11 2 (0.089%) LDAP
11 2 (0.089%) DNS
11 2 (0.089%) SSL
12 1 (0.044%) SAN
12 1 (0.044%) SMPP
12 1 (0.044%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1214 (53.86%) SQL Server
2 234 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 128 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 126 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 115 (5.10%) MySQL
6 107 (4.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 106 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 61 (2.71%) RDBMS
9 58 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 53 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
11 41 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (1.38%) NoSQL
14 28 (1.24%) MongoDB
15 26 (1.15%) Oracle Database
16 24 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (0.89%) MS Access
18 14 (0.62%) Hadoop
18 14 (0.62%) Big Data
19 12 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 304 (13.49%) Visual Studio
2 122 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 70 (3.11%) NUnit
4 45 (2.00%) Moq
5 42 (1.86%) Rhino Mocks
6 41 (1.82%) MSTest
7 37 (1.64%) Subversion
8 33 (1.46%) Git (software)
9 25 (1.11%) Selenium
10 20 (0.89%) SpecFlow
11 12 (0.53%) Toad
12 10 (0.44%) PVCS
13 9 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 9 (0.40%) MSBuild
14 7 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
14 7 (0.31%) FitNesse
15 6 (0.27%) JUnit
15 6 (0.27%) SoapUI
15 6 (0.27%) PhoneGap
16 5 (0.22%) Cucumber
General
1 294 (13.04%) Finance
2 122 (5.41%) Marketing
3 101 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 73 (3.24%) Banking
5 64 (2.84%) Advertising
6 45 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 40 (1.77%) Games
8 35 (1.55%) Retail
9 25 (1.11%) Back Office
10 20 (0.89%) Law
11 15 (0.67%) Aerospace
12 13 (0.58%) Legal
12 13 (0.58%) Local Government
13 11 (0.49%) Electronics
14 8 (0.35%) Automotive
14 8 (0.35%) Publishing
15 7 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.18%) Military
16 4 (0.18%) Billing
17 3 (0.13%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1739 (77.15%) Developer
2 881 (39.09%) .NET Developer
3 526 (23.34%) C# Developer
4 395 (17.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 288 (12.78%) Senior Developer
6 270 (11.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 236 (10.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 226 (10.03%) Software Developer
9 200 (8.87%) Web Developer
10 157 (6.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 112 (4.97%) Architect
12 101 (4.48%) Software Engineer
13 87 (3.86%) Senior C# Developer
14 86 (3.82%) Programmer
15 76 (3.37%) Analyst
16 74 (3.28%) Applications Developer
17 72 (3.19%) .NET Software Developer
18 69 (3.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 68 (3.02%) Applications Support
20 67 (2.97%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1427 (63.31%) ASP.NET
2 905 (40.15%) HTML
3 745 (33.05%) CSS
4 503 (22.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 481 (21.34%) jQuery
6 366 (16.24%) .NET Framework
7 321 (14.24%) WCF
8 307 (13.62%) XML
9 256 (11.36%) Web Services
10 213 (9.45%) HTML5
11 179 (7.94%) WPF
12 149 (6.61%) Ajax
13 143 (6.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 112 (4.97%) CSS3
15 111 (4.92%) WinForms
16 110 (4.88%) JSON
17 106 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 103 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 96 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
20 95 (4.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 117 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 96 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 71 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
4 50 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 45 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 45 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 42 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
7 38 (1.69%) Open Source
8 24 (1.06%) Digital Media
9 19 (0.84%) GIS
10 18 (0.80%) Replication
11 17 (0.75%) iPhone
12 16 (0.71%) Data Integration
13 13 (0.58%) Social Network
14 12 (0.53%) Management Information System
15 11 (0.49%) Visualisation
16 10 (0.44%) Social Media
16 10 (0.44%) CAN bus
17 9 (0.40%) DTV
17 9 (0.40%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 306 (13.58%) Windows
2 64 (2.84%) Android
3 53 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 50 (2.22%) Linux
5 30 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (0.80%) UNIX
8 15 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.44%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
11 7 (0.31%) Solaris
12 5 (0.22%) AIX
12 5 (0.22%) VxWorks
12 5 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.089%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.089%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.044%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.044%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.044%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 795 (35.27%) MVC
2 294 (13.04%) OO
3 289 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (10.60%) Software Engineering
4 239 (10.60%) Web Development
5 237 (10.51%) Scrum
6 218 (9.67%) TDD
7 123 (5.46%) Web Application Development
8 116 (5.15%) E-Commerce
9 105 (4.66%) OOD
10 92 (4.08%) SOA
10 92 (4.08%) OOP
11 84 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
12 80 (3.55%) MVVM
13 78 (3.46%) CRM
14 74 (3.28%) UML
14 74 (3.28%) Content Management
15 68 (3.02%) Unit Testing
15 68 (3.02%) Continuous Integration
16 64 (2.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1721 (76.35%) C#
2 982 (43.57%) SQL
3 882 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 334 (14.82%) VB.NET
5 311 (13.80%) Java
6 217 (9.63%) T-SQL
7 156 (6.92%) C++
8 118 (5.24%) VB
9 106 (4.70%) PHP
10 67 (2.97%) C
11 60 (2.66%) Python
12 48 (2.13%) VB6
13 47 (2.09%) Ruby
14 38 (1.69%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.20%) XPath
16 26 (1.15%) PowerShell
17 21 (0.93%) Perl
18 20 (0.89%) XQuery
19 18 (0.80%) VC++
20 17 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 281 (12.47%) Degree
2 107 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (2.44%) MCTS
4 51 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 49 (2.17%) MCP
5 49 (2.17%) MCSD
6 37 (1.64%) MCAD
7 25 (1.11%) SC Cleared
8 23 (1.02%) DV Cleared
9 19 (0.84%) PhD
10 13 (0.58%) HND
11 10 (0.44%) MCPD
12 9 (0.40%) ISEB
13 4 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.18%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.13%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.13%) MCT
14 3 (0.13%) HNC
15 2 (0.089%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.29%) QA
2 23 (1.02%) COBIT
3 22 (0.98%) SLA
4 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.18%) TickIT
5 3 (0.13%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.13%) GAMP
5 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.13%) Basel II
5 3 (0.13%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.044%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.044%) DICOM
System Software
1 24 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.18%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.18%) vSphere
3 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.13%) Plesk
4 2 (0.089%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.089%) Nagios
4 2 (0.089%) WSUS
4 2 (0.089%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.044%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.044%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.044%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.044%) logstash
Vendors
1 615 (27.28%) Microsoft
2 173 (7.68%) Oracle
3 48 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 39 (1.73%) Google
5 35 (1.55%) Facebook
6 27 (1.20%) SAP
7 22 (0.98%) Adobe
8 18 (0.80%) Sage
9 16 (0.71%) ESRI
10 15 (0.67%) Twitter
11 14 (0.62%) Tableau
11 14 (0.62%) Business Objects
12 13 (0.58%) JBoss
12 13 (0.58%) TIBCO
13 11 (0.49%) JD Edwards
13 11 (0.49%) VMware
13 11 (0.49%) Ektron
14 10 (0.44%) Logi Analytics
15 8 (0.35%) Apple
16 7 (0.31%) EPiServer
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