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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 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 1164 1169 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.59% 19.10% 21.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.74% 45.40% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1082 994
Average salary £37,500 £36,625 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
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
2545 2575 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.84% 42.08% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2192 1952
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +1 351 £37,500 -6.25% 49
Wiltshire +3 217 £36,000 +2.85% 47
Gloucestershire -7 188 £40,000 +6.66% 33
Dorset 0 162 £39,000 +4.00% 51
Devon -1 109 £37,500 +7.14% 28
Somerset 0 105 £35,000 - 34
Cornwall +7 22 £32,500 +16.07% 1
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1775 (78.13%) C#
2 1307 (57.53%) ASP.NET
3 1196 (52.64%) SQL Server
4 1034 (45.51%) MVC
5 993 (43.71%) HTML
6 979 (43.09%) JavaScript
7 970 (42.69%) SQL
8 827 (36.40%) Agile Software Development
9 804 (35.39%) CSS
10 678 (29.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 573 (25.22%) Microsoft
12 501 (22.05%) .NET Framework
13 496 (21.83%) jQuery
14 421 (18.53%) Windows
15 372 (16.37%) TDD
16 369 (16.24%) Scrum
17 354 (15.58%) Java
18 342 (15.05%) WCF
19 318 (14.00%) Finance
20 316 (13.91%) Web Services
21 315 (13.86%) VB.NET
22 294 (12.94%) XML
22 294 (12.94%) HTML5
23 286 (12.59%) Degree
24 285 (12.54%) Visual Studio
25 254 (11.18%) Software Engineering
25 254 (11.18%) Entity Framework
26 250 (11.00%) OO
27 246 (10.83%) T-SQL
28 244 (10.74%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 153 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 120 (5.28%) IIS
3 114 (5.02%) CMS
4 107 (4.71%) Node.js
5 69 (3.04%) Umbraco
6 65 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 50 (2.20%) Apache
8 27 (1.19%) ArcGIS
8 27 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 22 (0.97%) WebLogic
10 21 (0.92%) JBoss
10 21 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 21 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (0.75%) ColdFusion
12 16 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.53%) WordPress
14 12 (0.53%) Drupal
15 10 (0.44%) Kentico
15 10 (0.44%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 235 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.98%) MS Office
3 9 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.088%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.088%) HipChat
8 1 (0.044%) MS Project
8 1 (0.044%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 48 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.48%) Changepoint
4 9 (0.40%) Summit
5 8 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.22%) Aareon QL
7 5 (0.22%) Magento
8 3 (0.13%) Maximo
8 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.044%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 112 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (2.95%) SaaS
3 44 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.13%) PaaS
5 3 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.088%) GitHub
6 2 (0.088%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.088%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.044%) Office 365
7 1 (0.044%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.044%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.044%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.57%) Internet
2 33 (1.45%) SMTP
3 32 (1.41%) HTTP
4 31 (1.36%) SMPP
5 21 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 19 (0.84%) SMS
7 15 (0.66%) LDAP
8 14 (0.62%) Firewall
9 13 (0.57%) FTP
10 11 (0.48%) Ethernet
11 8 (0.35%) DNS
12 7 (0.31%) Intranet
13 4 (0.18%) Extranet
13 4 (0.18%) WEP
13 4 (0.18%) WebEx
14 3 (0.13%) CTI
14 3 (0.13%) SNMP
15 2 (0.088%) HTTPS
15 2 (0.088%) MPLS
15 2 (0.088%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1196 (52.64%) SQL Server
2 179 (7.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 162 (7.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 134 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 104 (4.58%) MySQL
6 90 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 85 (3.74%) NoSQL
8 80 (3.52%) Relational Database
9 66 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 64 (2.82%) Oracle Database
11 57 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
12 50 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 50 (2.20%) MongoDB
13 26 (1.14%) Big Data
14 23 (1.01%) RDBMS
15 22 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
16 19 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
17 18 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
18 17 (0.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 285 (12.54%) Visual Studio
2 226 (9.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 110 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 97 (4.27%) Subversion
5 92 (4.05%) NUnit
6 71 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 48 (2.11%) Selenium
8 38 (1.67%) JIRA
9 30 (1.32%) MSTest
10 28 (1.23%) Moq
11 25 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 18 (0.79%) Jenkins
13 17 (0.75%) SpecFlow
14 16 (0.70%) JUnit
15 14 (0.62%) Bitbucket
16 13 (0.57%) ReSharper
17 12 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (0.53%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.53%) InstallShield
18 11 (0.48%) Mercurial
General
1 318 (14.00%) Finance
2 96 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 80 (3.52%) Banking
4 71 (3.13%) Advertising
5 63 (2.77%) Marketing
6 50 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 41 (1.80%) Electronics
8 36 (1.58%) Back Office
9 34 (1.50%) Games
10 30 (1.32%) Retail
11 23 (1.01%) Automotive
12 21 (0.92%) Aerospace
13 15 (0.66%) Publishing
14 11 (0.48%) Legal
15 5 (0.22%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.22%) Law
15 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.22%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.18%) Front Office
17 3 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1765 (77.68%) Developer
2 933 (41.07%) .NET Developer
3 468 (20.60%) C# Developer
4 343 (15.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 325 (14.30%) Software Developer
6 279 (12.28%) Senior Developer
7 173 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
8 171 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 146 (6.43%) Senior .NET Developer
10 143 (6.29%) Web Developer
11 130 (5.72%) Software Engineer
12 106 (4.67%) Junior
13 97 (4.27%) Graduate
14 96 (4.23%) Junior Developer
15 90 (3.96%) Analyst
16 76 (3.35%) .NET Software Developer
17 73 (3.21%) Applications Support
18 69 (3.04%) C# Software Developer
19 66 (2.90%) Architect
20 62 (2.73%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1307 (57.53%) ASP.NET
2 993 (43.71%) HTML
3 804 (35.39%) CSS
4 678 (29.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 501 (22.05%) .NET Framework
6 496 (21.83%) jQuery
7 342 (15.05%) WCF
8 316 (13.91%) Web Services
9 294 (12.94%) XML
9 294 (12.94%) HTML5
10 254 (11.18%) Entity Framework
11 200 (8.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 175 (7.70%) AngularJS
13 171 (7.53%) CSS3
14 156 (6.87%) Ajax
15 143 (6.29%) WPF
16 136 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 124 (5.46%) LINQ
18 104 (4.58%) KnockoutJS
19 103 (4.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 112 (4.93%) Computer Science
2 76 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (2.95%) User Experience
4 55 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 46 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 37 (1.63%) Social Network
6 37 (1.63%) GIS
7 33 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
8 28 (1.23%) Mathematics
9 26 (1.14%) Streaming Music
10 25 (1.10%) W3C
10 25 (1.10%) Client/Server
11 23 (1.01%) Visualisation
12 22 (0.97%) Replication
12 22 (0.97%) DTV
13 18 (0.79%) N-Tier
13 18 (0.79%) iPhone
13 18 (0.79%) Xbox
14 16 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
15 15 (0.66%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 421 (18.53%) Windows
2 113 (4.97%) Linux
3 102 (4.49%) Android
4 92 (4.05%) Apple iOS
5 47 (2.07%) UNIX
6 37 (1.63%) Windows Phone
7 22 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (0.92%) Windows 8
9 16 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.48%) Windows CE
13 10 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
15 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
16 5 (0.22%) CentOS
16 5 (0.22%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.088%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1034 (45.51%) MVC
2 827 (36.40%) Agile Software Development
3 372 (16.37%) TDD
4 369 (16.24%) Scrum
5 254 (11.18%) Software Engineering
6 250 (11.00%) OO
7 232 (10.21%) SDLC
8 179 (7.88%) Web Development
9 148 (6.51%) Web Application Development
10 128 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
11 126 (5.55%) Unit Testing
12 125 (5.50%) Mentoring
13 117 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
14 103 (4.53%) E-Commerce
15 101 (4.45%) BDD
16 99 (4.36%) MVVM
17 98 (4.31%) Project Management
18 93 (4.09%) CRM
19 85 (3.74%) Waterfall
20 82 (3.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1775 (78.13%) C#
2 979 (43.09%) JavaScript
3 970 (42.69%) SQL
4 354 (15.58%) Java
5 315 (13.86%) VB.NET
6 246 (10.83%) T-SQL
7 145 (6.38%) C++
8 102 (4.49%) VB
9 95 (4.18%) PHP
10 90 (3.96%) C
11 76 (3.35%) PL/SQL
12 61 (2.68%) Ruby
13 43 (1.89%) Python
14 32 (1.41%) XPath
15 30 (1.32%) Bash Shell
16 27 (1.19%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.14%) VBScript
18 25 (1.10%) VB6
19 23 (1.01%) Perl
20 21 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 286 (12.59%) Degree
2 115 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 71 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 33 (1.45%) DV Cleared
6 17 (0.75%) MCSD
7 16 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 15 (0.66%) ISEB
9 11 (0.48%) MCPD
10 9 (0.40%) MCP
11 7 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 5 (0.22%) PhD
12 5 (0.22%) MCSE
12 5 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.18%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.13%) CCSA
14 3 (0.13%) PMP
14 3 (0.13%) CCNA
14 3 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (2.73%) QA
2 14 (0.62%) SLA
3 12 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.40%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.31%) DO-178B
7 6 (0.26%) COBIT
8 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.044%) TickIT
System Software
1 33 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
3 7 (0.31%) Firmware
4 5 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.13%) vSphere
6 2 (0.088%) Docker
6 2 (0.088%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.088%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.088%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.088%) Snort
7 1 (0.044%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.48%) Puppet
3 10 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (0.40%) Data Guard
5 8 (0.35%) Oracle Flashback
5 8 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (0.31%) Nagios
6 7 (0.31%) Zenoss
7 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.044%) Ansible
8 1 (0.044%) Salt
8 1 (0.044%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.044%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.044%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 573 (25.22%) Microsoft
2 244 (10.74%) Oracle
3 57 (2.51%) Xamarin
4 39 (1.72%) Sitecore
5 32 (1.41%) SAP
6 31 (1.36%) Google
7 20 (0.88%) ESRI
8 19 (0.84%) EPiServer
9 18 (0.79%) VMware
10 15 (0.66%) Sencha
11 14 (0.62%) Kofax
12 13 (0.57%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.53%) Apple
14 11 (0.48%) Adobe
15 10 (0.44%) IBM
15 10 (0.44%) Facebook
16 9 (0.40%) Twitter
16 9 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.35%) Mapinfo
17 8 (0.35%) Atlassian
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