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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 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 1153 1174 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.42% 19.03% 23.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.27% 42.63% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1068 1158
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 £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
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
2547 2754 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 44.64% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2363 2117
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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 0 348 £38,500 +2.66% 89
Wiltshire +3 241 £36,000 +2.85% 41
Gloucestershire -1 185 £42,000 +5.00% 27
Dorset 0 141 £35,000 -6.66% 27
Devon 0 109 £37,000 +5.71% 22
Somerset -5 103 £37,500 +7.14% 31
Cornwall - 13 £32,500 -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 1853 (77.43%) C#
2 1415 (59.13%) ASP.NET
3 1305 (54.53%) SQL Server
4 1078 (45.05%) JavaScript
5 1070 (44.71%) HTML
6 1064 (44.46%) MVC
7 1015 (42.42%) SQL
8 877 (36.65%) CSS
9 874 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
10 705 (29.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 602 (25.16%) Microsoft
12 566 (23.65%) jQuery
13 499 (20.85%) .NET Framework
14 447 (18.68%) Windows
15 428 (17.89%) Java
16 376 (15.71%) WCF
17 361 (15.09%) Web Services
18 359 (15.00%) Scrum
19 336 (14.04%) VB.NET
20 330 (13.79%) XML
21 325 (13.58%) TDD
22 319 (13.33%) Degree
23 308 (12.87%) Finance
24 305 (12.75%) HTML5
25 298 (12.45%) Software Engineering
25 298 (12.45%) Visual Studio
26 297 (12.41%) T-SQL
27 284 (11.87%) Oracle
28 279 (11.66%) SDLC
29 271 (11.32%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 183 (7.65%) IIS
2 149 (6.23%) SharePoint
3 102 (4.26%) Node.js
4 93 (3.89%) CMS
5 71 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 67 (2.80%) Umbraco
7 40 (1.67%) Apache
8 35 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 32 (1.34%) WebSphere
10 30 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 29 (1.21%) ColdFusion
12 27 (1.13%) ArcGIS
13 22 (0.92%) JBoss
14 19 (0.79%) WebLogic
15 17 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
16 14 (0.59%) SAS
16 14 (0.59%) WordPress
17 13 (0.54%) NServiceBus
18 10 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
18 10 (0.42%) DNN
Applications
1 249 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 53 (2.21%) MS Office
3 12 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.38%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.25%) MS Project
7 4 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.084%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.042%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 44 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.67%) Changepoint
3 13 (0.54%) Summit
4 11 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.25%) Magento
6 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.13%) Maximo
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.084%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.084%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.084%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.084%) Aareon QL
10 1 (0.042%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.042%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 1 (0.042%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.042%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.042%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 71 (2.97%) SaaS
2 69 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.084%) Office 365
7 2 (0.084%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.042%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.042%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.042%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.51%) Internet
2 22 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 20 (0.84%) HTTP
3 20 (0.84%) SMTP
4 16 (0.67%) SMPP
5 15 (0.63%) Firewall
6 14 (0.59%) SMS
7 10 (0.42%) DNS
8 9 (0.38%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.21%) LAN
9 5 (0.21%) CTI
10 4 (0.17%) WEP
10 4 (0.17%) WebEx
10 4 (0.17%) LDAP
10 4 (0.17%) WAN
10 4 (0.17%) SNMP
11 3 (0.13%) PBX
11 3 (0.13%) VoIP
11 3 (0.13%) VLAN
11 3 (0.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1305 (54.53%) SQL Server
2 210 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 152 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 141 (5.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 107 (4.47%) MySQL
6 98 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 86 (3.59%) Relational Database
8 83 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 81 (3.38%) NoSQL
10 66 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
11 63 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 61 (2.55%) Oracle Database
13 49 (2.05%) MongoDB
14 36 (1.50%) RDBMS
15 30 (1.25%) Big Data
16 26 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
18 20 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
19 19 (0.79%) Hadoop
20 17 (0.71%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 298 (12.45%) Visual Studio
2 208 (8.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 121 (5.06%) NUnit
4 94 (3.93%) Subversion
5 87 (3.64%) Rhino Mocks
6 86 (3.59%) Git (software)
7 39 (1.63%) Selenium
8 35 (1.46%) MSTest
9 33 (1.38%) Moq
10 28 (1.17%) JIRA
11 26 (1.09%) SpecFlow
12 24 (1.00%) TeamCity
13 20 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 18 (0.75%) Jenkins
15 17 (0.71%) Log4Net
16 16 (0.67%) JUnit
17 14 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 13 (0.54%) FitNesse
19 9 (0.38%) WebDriver
19 9 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 308 (12.87%) Finance
2 80 (3.34%) Banking
3 72 (3.01%) Advertising
4 68 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 66 (2.76%) Marketing
6 46 (1.92%) Retail
7 37 (1.55%) Electronics
8 33 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.17%) Back Office
10 24 (1.00%) Games
11 21 (0.88%) Aerospace
12 19 (0.79%) Legal
12 19 (0.79%) Publishing
13 17 (0.71%) Automotive
14 9 (0.38%) Law
15 8 (0.33%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.17%) Investment Banking
18 3 (0.13%) Military
18 3 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1806 (75.47%) Developer
2 940 (39.28%) .NET Developer
3 467 (19.52%) C# Developer
4 353 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 315 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 280 (11.70%) Software Developer
7 192 (8.02%) Web Developer
8 185 (7.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 173 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
10 171 (7.15%) Senior .NET Developer
11 145 (6.06%) Software Engineer
12 109 (4.55%) Analyst
13 104 (4.35%) Junior
14 100 (4.18%) Graduate
15 91 (3.80%) Junior Developer
16 80 (3.34%) Applications Support
17 69 (2.88%) Applications Developer
18 65 (2.72%) Senior C# Developer
19 62 (2.59%) Support Engineer
20 61 (2.55%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1415 (59.13%) ASP.NET
2 1070 (44.71%) HTML
3 877 (36.65%) CSS
4 705 (29.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 566 (23.65%) jQuery
6 499 (20.85%) .NET Framework
7 376 (15.71%) WCF
8 361 (15.09%) Web Services
9 330 (13.79%) XML
10 305 (12.75%) HTML5
11 252 (10.53%) Entity Framework
12 198 (8.27%) AngularJS
13 185 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 174 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 162 (6.77%) CSS3
16 161 (6.73%) LINQ
16 161 (6.73%) Ajax
17 153 (6.39%) WPF
18 129 (5.39%) JSON
19 117 (4.89%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 123 (5.14%) Computer Science
2 83 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 67 (2.80%) User Experience
5 51 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 51 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 36 (1.50%) Social Network
7 35 (1.46%) GIS
8 34 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
9 28 (1.17%) Replication
10 26 (1.09%) Streaming Music
11 25 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 22 (0.92%) Visualisation
13 20 (0.84%) W3C
14 19 (0.79%) Client/Server
15 17 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
16 15 (0.63%) Data Structures
16 15 (0.63%) Management Information System
17 14 (0.59%) Web 2.0
17 14 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 447 (18.68%) Windows
2 114 (4.76%) Linux
3 59 (2.47%) Android
4 58 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 38 (1.59%) UNIX
6 21 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (0.75%) Windows Phone
8 14 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.38%) Windows CE
14 8 (0.33%) CentOS
15 6 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.21%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
17 4 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1064 (44.46%) MVC
2 874 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
3 359 (15.00%) Scrum
4 325 (13.58%) TDD
5 298 (12.45%) Software Engineering
6 279 (11.66%) SDLC
7 271 (11.32%) OO
8 201 (8.40%) Web Development
9 158 (6.60%) Mentoring
10 142 (5.93%) Web Application Development
11 115 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
12 112 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
13 111 (4.64%) Waterfall
14 100 (4.18%) E-Commerce
15 99 (4.14%) Unit Testing
16 98 (4.10%) CRM
17 96 (4.01%) OOD
18 94 (3.93%) SOA
19 91 (3.80%) Project Management
19 91 (3.80%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1853 (77.43%) C#
2 1078 (45.05%) JavaScript
3 1015 (42.42%) SQL
4 428 (17.89%) Java
5 336 (14.04%) VB.NET
6 297 (12.41%) T-SQL
7 176 (7.35%) C++
8 102 (4.26%) VB
9 101 (4.22%) PHP
10 82 (3.43%) C
11 64 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 57 (2.38%) Python
13 54 (2.26%) Ruby
14 34 (1.42%) PowerShell
15 30 (1.25%) VB6
16 27 (1.13%) Bash Shell
17 24 (1.00%) Perl
18 17 (0.71%) XPath
19 15 (0.63%) XAML
20 14 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 319 (13.33%) Degree
2 128 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 84 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 83 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (1.50%) DV Cleared
6 33 (1.38%) MCSD
7 25 (1.04%) MCP
8 20 (0.84%) ISEB
9 15 (0.63%) ISTQB
10 12 (0.50%) MCPD
11 9 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.33%) MCSE
13 7 (0.29%) PhD
14 6 (0.25%) MCSA
15 4 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 3 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
17 2 (0.084%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 2 (0.084%) Cisco Certification
17 2 (0.084%) CCNA
17 2 (0.084%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (2.30%) QA
2 13 (0.54%) ISO 9001
2 13 (0.54%) SLA
3 11 (0.46%) ISO 14001
4 9 (0.38%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.13%) Basel II
6 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.042%) COBIT
7 1 (0.042%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.29%) Firmware
3 5 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.21%) vSphere
3 5 (0.21%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.17%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.13%) Snort
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.084%) Docker
7 1 (0.042%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (0.67%) Puppet
2 12 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.38%) Zenoss
3 9 (0.38%) Nagios
4 4 (0.17%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.13%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.084%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.084%) Graphite
6 2 (0.084%) logstash
7 1 (0.042%) Salt
7 1 (0.042%) Ansible
7 1 (0.042%) SCCM
7 1 (0.042%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.042%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 602 (25.16%) Microsoft
2 284 (11.87%) Oracle
3 34 (1.42%) Xamarin
4 24 (1.00%) Google
5 21 (0.88%) Sitecore
5 21 (0.88%) Business Objects
5 21 (0.88%) SAP
6 20 (0.84%) ESRI
7 18 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 17 (0.71%) VMware
8 17 (0.71%) Sencha
9 15 (0.63%) IBM
10 13 (0.54%) Adobe
10 13 (0.54%) Facebook
11 11 (0.46%) Twitter
11 11 (0.46%) Citrix
12 9 (0.38%) Sybase
13 8 (0.33%) Cisco
13 8 (0.33%) Mapinfo
13 8 (0.33%) Hyland
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + flexitime, remote working, pension
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday