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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1170 1132 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.00% 18.36% 22.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.44% 42.07% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1054 1086
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
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
2575 2691 2311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.02% 43.66% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2225 2319 2061
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 August 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 August 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 -1 345 £38,500 -3.75% 74
Wiltshire +3 218 £36,250 +3.57% 45
Gloucestershire 0 185 £40,000 - 22
Dorset -1 155 £35,000 -6.66% 48
Devon +3 118 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Somerset +1 117 £37,500 +7.14% 34
Cornwall +9 22 £33,750 +20.53%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1766 (76.78%) C#
2 1311 (57.00%) ASP.NET
3 1208 (52.52%) SQL Server
4 1005 (43.70%) MVC
5 988 (42.96%) HTML
6 985 (42.83%) JavaScript
7 972 (42.26%) SQL
8 838 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
9 813 (35.35%) CSS
10 663 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 570 (24.78%) Microsoft
12 494 (21.48%) jQuery
13 486 (21.13%) .NET Framework
14 433 (18.83%) Windows
15 381 (16.57%) Java
16 372 (16.17%) Scrum
17 362 (15.74%) WCF
18 354 (15.39%) TDD
19 343 (14.91%) Web Services
20 327 (14.22%) VB.NET
21 323 (14.04%) Finance
22 308 (13.39%) Degree
23 300 (13.04%) XML
24 297 (12.91%) Visual Studio
25 289 (12.57%) HTML5
26 267 (11.61%) Oracle
27 264 (11.48%) Software Engineering
28 257 (11.17%) OO
29 251 (10.91%) Entity Framework
30 242 (10.52%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 137 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 135 (5.87%) IIS
3 107 (4.65%) Node.js
4 94 (4.09%) CMS
5 68 (2.96%) Umbraco
6 64 (2.78%) Tomcat
7 46 (2.00%) Apache
8 28 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 26 (1.13%) ArcGIS
10 24 (1.04%) WebSphere
11 21 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 20 (0.87%) JBoss
12 20 (0.87%) WebLogic
13 19 (0.83%) ColdFusion
14 14 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (0.61%) SAS
15 12 (0.52%) WordPress
15 12 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (0.48%) Kentico
17 10 (0.43%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 222 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.00%) MS Office
3 9 (0.39%) InfoPath
4 8 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.13%) MS Project
8 2 (0.087%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.087%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.087%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.043%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 44 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.48%) Changepoint
4 10 (0.43%) Summit
5 6 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.22%) Magento
7 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.17%) Aareon QL
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.13%) Maximo
8 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.043%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 1 (0.043%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.043%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.043%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.043%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.043%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 91 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (3.30%) SaaS
3 37 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.30%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.087%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.087%) PaaS
7 2 (0.087%) Office 365
7 2 (0.087%) GitHub
8 1 (0.043%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.043%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.04%) Internet
2 27 (1.17%) SMTP
2 27 (1.17%) HTTP
3 23 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 23 (1.00%) SMPP
4 16 (0.70%) SMS
5 15 (0.65%) Firewall
6 11 (0.48%) Ethernet
7 10 (0.43%) LDAP
8 8 (0.35%) FTP
8 8 (0.35%) DNS
9 5 (0.22%) CTI
9 5 (0.22%) SNMP
9 5 (0.22%) LAN
9 5 (0.22%) WAN
10 4 (0.17%) WEP
10 4 (0.17%) WebEx
11 3 (0.13%) VLAN
11 3 (0.13%) MPLS
11 3 (0.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1208 (52.52%) SQL Server
2 188 (8.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 151 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 142 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 113 (4.91%) MySQL
6 94 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 87 (3.78%) NoSQL
8 78 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 70 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 64 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
11 62 (2.70%) Oracle Database
12 61 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 51 (2.22%) MongoDB
14 30 (1.30%) Big Data
15 25 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
16 23 (1.00%) RDBMS
16 23 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (0.91%) Hadoop
18 19 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
18 19 (0.83%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 297 (12.91%) Visual Studio
2 219 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 108 (4.70%) NUnit
4 100 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 97 (4.22%) Subversion
6 77 (3.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 45 (1.96%) Selenium
8 35 (1.52%) MSTest
9 31 (1.35%) JIRA
10 29 (1.26%) Moq
11 25 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 21 (0.91%) Jenkins
13 19 (0.83%) SpecFlow
14 15 (0.65%) TeamCity
15 14 (0.61%) JUnit
16 11 (0.48%) Toad
16 11 (0.48%) InstallShield
16 11 (0.48%) ReSharper
17 10 (0.43%) FitNesse
17 10 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 323 (14.04%) Finance
2 87 (3.78%) Telecoms
3 85 (3.70%) Banking
4 70 (3.04%) Advertising
5 55 (2.39%) Marketing
6 42 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 41 (1.78%) Electronics
8 33 (1.43%) Retail
9 32 (1.39%) Games
10 31 (1.35%) Back Office
11 24 (1.04%) Aerospace
12 22 (0.96%) Automotive
13 18 (0.78%) Publishing
14 10 (0.43%) Legal
14 10 (0.43%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.26%) Law
16 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.22%) Music Industry
17 4 (0.17%) Military
17 4 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1763 (76.65%) Developer
2 918 (39.91%) .NET Developer
3 470 (20.43%) C# Developer
4 354 (15.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 313 (13.61%) Software Developer
6 288 (12.52%) Senior Developer
7 178 (7.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 169 (7.35%) Web Developer
9 164 (7.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 154 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 143 (6.22%) Software Engineer
12 107 (4.65%) Junior
13 103 (4.48%) Graduate
14 97 (4.22%) Analyst
15 92 (4.00%) Junior Developer
16 71 (3.09%) Applications Support
16 71 (3.09%) .NET Software Developer
17 67 (2.91%) Applications Developer
18 62 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
19 61 (2.65%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1311 (57.00%) ASP.NET
2 988 (42.96%) HTML
3 813 (35.35%) CSS
4 663 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 494 (21.48%) jQuery
6 486 (21.13%) .NET Framework
7 362 (15.74%) WCF
8 343 (14.91%) Web Services
9 300 (13.04%) XML
10 289 (12.57%) HTML5
11 251 (10.91%) Entity Framework
12 183 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 169 (7.35%) AngularJS
14 164 (7.13%) CSS3
15 155 (6.74%) Ajax
16 136 (5.91%) WPF
17 134 (5.83%) LINQ
18 126 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 112 (4.87%) JSON
20 110 (4.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 119 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 81 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (3.22%) User Experience
4 69 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 40 (1.74%) Mathematics
7 38 (1.65%) Social Network
8 36 (1.57%) GIS
9 35 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
10 26 (1.13%) Streaming Music
11 25 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.09%) N-Tier
12 23 (1.00%) Visualisation
13 22 (0.96%) Replication
14 19 (0.83%) W3C
15 18 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
15 18 (0.78%) Xbox
16 17 (0.74%) iPhone
16 17 (0.74%) DTV
17 16 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 433 (18.83%) Windows
2 111 (4.83%) Linux
3 89 (3.87%) Android
4 84 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 46 (2.00%) UNIX
6 36 (1.57%) Windows Phone
7 21 (0.91%) Windows 8
8 20 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
12 11 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.48%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.43%) Windows CE
14 9 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
15 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
16 5 (0.22%) CentOS
16 5 (0.22%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.087%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1005 (43.70%) MVC
2 838 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
3 372 (16.17%) Scrum
4 354 (15.39%) TDD
5 264 (11.48%) Software Engineering
6 257 (11.17%) OO
7 242 (10.52%) SDLC
8 183 (7.96%) Web Development
9 150 (6.52%) Web Application Development
10 132 (5.74%) Mentoring
11 131 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
12 121 (5.26%) Unit Testing
13 117 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
14 101 (4.39%) CRM
15 97 (4.22%) E-Commerce
16 96 (4.17%) Project Management
16 96 (4.17%) MVVM
17 94 (4.09%) BDD
18 93 (4.04%) Waterfall
19 87 (3.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1766 (76.78%) C#
2 985 (42.83%) JavaScript
3 972 (42.26%) SQL
4 381 (16.57%) Java
5 327 (14.22%) VB.NET
6 241 (10.48%) T-SQL
7 158 (6.87%) C++
8 95 (4.13%) PHP
8 95 (4.13%) VB
9 90 (3.91%) C
10 78 (3.39%) PL/SQL
11 54 (2.35%) Ruby
12 47 (2.04%) Python
13 27 (1.17%) Bash Shell
14 26 (1.13%) PowerShell
15 24 (1.04%) XPath
15 24 (1.04%) VB6
16 21 (0.91%) XAML
17 20 (0.87%) VBScript
18 19 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 308 (13.39%) Degree
2 122 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 71 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 67 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.09%) MCSD
7 19 (0.83%) ISEB
8 18 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.70%) MCP
10 10 (0.43%) MCPD
11 6 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 5 (0.22%) PhD
13 4 (0.17%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.13%) PMP
14 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.087%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.087%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.087%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (2.70%) QA
2 14 (0.61%) SLA
3 11 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.39%) ISO 14001
4 9 (0.39%) DO-178B
5 6 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.13%) Basel II
7 2 (0.087%) COBIT
7 2 (0.087%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.30%) Firmware
4 6 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.26%) Oracle Clusterware
5 5 (0.22%) vSphere
5 5 (0.22%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.17%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.087%) Snort
8 2 (0.087%) Docker
9 1 (0.043%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.61%) Puppet
2 11 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.30%) Data Guard
4 6 (0.26%) Zenoss
4 6 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.26%) Nagios
4 6 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (0.26%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.13%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.087%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.043%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.043%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.043%) Ansible
7 1 (0.043%) Salt
Vendors
1 570 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 267 (11.61%) Oracle
3 53 (2.30%) Xamarin
4 26 (1.13%) SAP
5 25 (1.09%) Google
6 23 (1.00%) Sitecore
7 21 (0.91%) Sencha
8 19 (0.83%) VMware
8 19 (0.83%) ESRI
9 13 (0.57%) Adobe
9 13 (0.57%) IBM
9 13 (0.57%) Facebook
10 12 (0.52%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.48%) Twitter
12 10 (0.43%) Sybase
13 8 (0.35%) Cisco
13 8 (0.35%) Mapinfo
13 8 (0.35%) Kofax
14 7 (0.30%) Apple
14 7 (0.30%) Citrix
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Devon
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 6 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tavistock, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 45000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 -40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kingsbridge, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 39,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
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Somerset
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Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
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