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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1165 1084 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.98% 21.28% 19.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.44% 49.57% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 988 1042
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2564 2187 2131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.77% 42.92% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2180 1945 1945
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 September 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 2 September 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 -4 270 £40,000 +14.28% 62
Dorset +3 216 £37,500 +15.38% 34
Gloucestershire +1 211 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Wiltshire -4 207 £35,000 - 32
Somerset 0 136 £35,000 - 24
Devon -1 106 £35,000 +7.69% 17
Cornwall -4 6 £28,000 -6.66% 1
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1815 (78.61%) C#
2 1459 (63.19%) ASP.NET
3 1245 (53.92%) SQL Server
4 976 (42.27%) JavaScript
5 965 (41.79%) SQL
6 942 (40.80%) HTML
7 838 (36.29%) MVC
8 797 (34.52%) CSS
9 605 (26.20%) Microsoft
10 528 (22.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 514 (22.26%) jQuery
12 437 (18.93%) .NET Framework
13 345 (14.94%) XML
14 330 (14.29%) VB.NET
15 325 (14.08%) WCF
16 316 (13.69%) Visual Studio
17 304 (13.17%) Windows
18 303 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
19 297 (12.86%) Degree
20 281 (12.17%) Finance
21 273 (11.82%) OO
22 268 (11.61%) Java
23 266 (11.52%) Software Engineering
24 262 (11.35%) MS Excel
25 255 (11.04%) TDD
26 250 (10.83%) Scrum
27 248 (10.74%) Web Services
28 238 (10.31%) HTML5
29 235 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
30 227 (9.83%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 227 (9.83%) SharePoint
2 134 (5.80%) IIS
3 126 (5.46%) CMS
4 86 (3.72%) Umbraco
5 68 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 63 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 61 (2.64%) Node.js
8 31 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 28 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
10 27 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
11 17 (0.74%) NServiceBus
12 16 (0.69%) ArcGIS
12 16 (0.69%) WordPress
13 15 (0.65%) Kentico
14 13 (0.56%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.56%) SAS
15 10 (0.43%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.35%) Immediacy CMS
16 8 (0.35%) Sitefinity
16 8 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 262 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.69%) MS Office
3 35 (1.52%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.56%) Fireworks
5 12 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.35%) MS Project
7 7 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.22%) InDesign
9 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.043%) Revit
Business Applications
1 45 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.48%) Magento
4 9 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.35%) Visualfiles
6 6 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.17%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.13%) GoldMine
8 3 (0.13%) Exchequer
8 3 (0.13%) Summit
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.087%) SmartPlant
9 2 (0.087%) ProductWriter
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.087%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.00%) SaaS
3 21 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.13%) Heroku
5 3 (0.13%) Office 365
5 3 (0.13%) Trello
6 1 (0.043%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.043%) GitHub
6 1 (0.043%) PaaS
6 1 (0.043%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.56%) VoIP
1 36 (1.56%) Internet
2 28 (1.21%) FTP
3 26 (1.13%) Intranet
4 21 (0.91%) SMTP
5 13 (0.56%) Ethernet
6 12 (0.52%) PBX
7 8 (0.35%) HTTP
7 8 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.35%) Asterisk PBX
8 6 (0.26%) Extranet
9 4 (0.17%) Firewall
9 4 (0.17%) CTI
9 4 (0.17%) Broadband
10 3 (0.13%) SNMP
11 2 (0.087%) DNS
11 2 (0.087%) LDAP
12 1 (0.043%) LAN
12 1 (0.043%) WAN
12 1 (0.043%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1245 (53.92%) SQL Server
2 235 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 146 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 134 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 125 (5.41%) MySQL
6 99 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 96 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 79 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 62 (2.69%) RDBMS
10 50 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 44 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
12 40 (1.73%) NoSQL
13 29 (1.26%) MongoDB
14 24 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (0.91%) Hadoop
16 20 (0.87%) MS Access
17 19 (0.82%) Big Data
18 17 (0.74%) Oracle Database
19 12 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 316 (13.69%) Visual Studio
2 140 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 84 (3.64%) NUnit
4 53 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 50 (2.17%) Moq
6 46 (1.99%) Rhino Mocks
7 38 (1.65%) Subversion
8 36 (1.56%) MSTest
9 29 (1.26%) SpecFlow
10 28 (1.21%) Selenium
11 13 (0.56%) Cucumber
12 12 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 11 (0.48%) WebDriver
14 10 (0.43%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.43%) PVCS
15 9 (0.39%) Toad
15 9 (0.39%) MSBuild
16 7 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
16 7 (0.30%) WATIR
16 7 (0.30%) ReSharper
General
1 281 (12.17%) Finance
2 105 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 97 (4.20%) Marketing
4 74 (3.20%) Banking
5 73 (3.16%) Advertising
6 58 (2.51%) Games
7 44 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 33 (1.43%) Retail
9 29 (1.26%) Back Office
10 15 (0.65%) Aerospace
11 12 (0.52%) Electronics
12 10 (0.43%) Automotive
12 10 (0.43%) Law
12 10 (0.43%) Legal
13 8 (0.35%) Interactive Media
14 7 (0.30%) Local Government
14 7 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.22%) Publishing
16 3 (0.13%) Military
17 2 (0.087%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1793 (77.65%) Developer
2 916 (39.67%) .NET Developer
3 534 (23.13%) C# Developer
4 391 (16.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 310 (13.43%) Senior Developer
6 275 (11.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 238 (10.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 234 (10.13%) Software Developer
9 201 (8.71%) Web Developer
10 171 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 106 (4.59%) Software Engineer
12 99 (4.29%) Architect
13 90 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
14 88 (3.81%) SharePoint Developer
15 82 (3.55%) Analyst
15 82 (3.55%) Programmer
16 79 (3.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 78 (3.38%) .NET Software Developer
18 75 (3.25%) Applications Support
18 75 (3.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1459 (63.19%) ASP.NET
2 942 (40.80%) HTML
3 797 (34.52%) CSS
4 528 (22.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 514 (22.26%) jQuery
6 437 (18.93%) .NET Framework
7 345 (14.94%) XML
8 325 (14.08%) WCF
9 248 (10.74%) Web Services
10 238 (10.31%) HTML5
11 188 (8.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 165 (7.15%) WPF
13 148 (6.41%) Ajax
14 141 (6.11%) JSON
15 138 (5.98%) CSS3
16 107 (4.63%) SOAP
17 100 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 98 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 98 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 96 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 125 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 98 (4.24%) Mobile App
3 55 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 52 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (1.91%) Mathematics
6 39 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
7 35 (1.52%) Open Source
8 34 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 21 (0.91%) GIS
10 20 (0.87%) iPhone
11 18 (0.78%) Visualisation
12 16 (0.69%) Replication
13 14 (0.61%) Data Integration
14 13 (0.56%) Digital Media
14 13 (0.56%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.52%) Social Media
16 10 (0.43%) BBC
16 10 (0.43%) Graphic Design
17 9 (0.39%) DTV
17 9 (0.39%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 304 (13.17%) Windows
2 71 (3.07%) Android
3 53 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 39 (1.69%) Linux
5 32 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.65%) UNIX
9 13 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.52%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
12 5 (0.22%) AIX
12 5 (0.22%) Solaris
13 4 (0.17%) VxWorks
13 4 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.13%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.043%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.043%) Debian
15 1 (0.043%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 838 (36.29%) MVC
2 303 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
3 273 (11.82%) OO
4 266 (11.52%) Software Engineering
5 255 (11.04%) TDD
6 250 (10.83%) Scrum
7 225 (9.74%) Web Development
8 134 (5.80%) Web Application Development
9 132 (5.72%) Mentoring
10 109 (4.72%) OOD
11 97 (4.20%) E-Commerce
12 88 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
13 83 (3.59%) MVVM
14 80 (3.46%) OOP
15 74 (3.20%) BDD
16 73 (3.16%) CRM
16 73 (3.16%) SOA
17 72 (3.12%) Unit Testing
18 71 (3.07%) ITIL
19 70 (3.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1815 (78.61%) C#
2 976 (42.27%) JavaScript
3 965 (41.79%) SQL
4 330 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 268 (11.61%) Java
6 210 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 158 (6.84%) C++
8 113 (4.89%) VB
9 100 (4.33%) PHP
10 66 (2.86%) Ruby
11 65 (2.82%) C
12 60 (2.60%) Python
13 55 (2.38%) VB6
14 33 (1.43%) PowerShell
15 27 (1.17%) PL/SQL
16 24 (1.04%) Perl
16 24 (1.04%) XPath
17 21 (0.91%) XQuery
18 19 (0.82%) XAML
19 18 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 297 (12.86%) Degree
2 112 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 54 (2.34%) MCSD
5 52 (2.25%) MCP
6 42 (1.82%) MCTS
7 30 (1.30%) MCAD
8 29 (1.26%) SC Cleared
9 28 (1.21%) DV Cleared
10 20 (0.87%) PhD
11 16 (0.69%) HND
12 11 (0.48%) ISEB
13 8 (0.35%) MCPD
14 7 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.26%) ISTQB
16 4 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 3 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 3 (0.13%) PMI Certification
17 3 (0.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.52%) QA
2 23 (1.00%) SLA
3 20 (0.87%) COBIT
4 4 (0.17%) TickIT
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.13%) Basel II
5 3 (0.13%) GAMP
5 3 (0.13%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.087%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.087%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.043%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.043%) DICOM
System Software
1 23 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.17%) vSphere
4 3 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.087%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.13%) Plesk
4 2 (0.087%) Nagios
4 2 (0.087%) WSUS
4 2 (0.087%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.087%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.043%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.043%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.043%) SCCM
5 1 (0.043%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.043%) logstash
Vendors
1 605 (26.20%) Microsoft
2 175 (7.58%) Oracle
3 49 (2.12%) Sitecore
4 38 (1.65%) Facebook
5 34 (1.47%) Google
6 25 (1.08%) SAP
7 23 (1.00%) Adobe
8 21 (0.91%) Sage
9 18 (0.78%) ESRI
10 16 (0.69%) Apple
11 14 (0.61%) Business Objects
12 13 (0.56%) TIBCO
13 12 (0.52%) Tableau
14 10 (0.43%) Twitter
14 10 (0.43%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.43%) VMware
14 10 (0.43%) JBoss
15 9 (0.39%) Teradata
15 9 (0.39%) Sony
15 9 (0.39%) JD Edwards
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Devon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, share options
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 50% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tavistock, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 42,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £470000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sherborne, Dorset
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + benefit scheme
Posted: Yesterday