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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1148 1233 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.90% 23.38% 22.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.79% 52.96% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1135 1152
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2683 2328 2394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.17% 44.15% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2112 2169
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 £47,500
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 10 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 10 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 -5 286 £39,000 +4.00% 55
Dorset +2 241 £37,500 +7.14% 45
Somerset -1 200 £35,000 -6.66% 24
Gloucestershire -5 181 £40,000 +14.28% 22
Wiltshire -5 154 £35,000 - 44
Devon -3 77 £35,000 +8.52% 10
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 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 1733 (76.31%) C#
2 1449 (63.80%) ASP.NET
3 1245 (54.82%) SQL Server
4 994 (43.77%) SQL
5 903 (39.76%) HTML
6 870 (38.31%) JavaScript
7 786 (34.61%) MVC
8 734 (32.32%) CSS
9 638 (28.09%) Microsoft
10 487 (21.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 473 (20.83%) jQuery
12 373 (16.42%) .NET Framework
13 343 (15.10%) VB.NET
14 333 (14.66%) Java
15 318 (14.00%) Visual Studio
16 314 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
17 313 (13.78%) WCF
18 309 (13.61%) OO
19 308 (13.56%) Windows
20 301 (13.25%) XML
21 300 (13.21%) Finance
22 291 (12.81%) Degree
23 274 (12.07%) Web Services
24 261 (11.49%) MS Excel
25 242 (10.66%) Scrum
26 240 (10.57%) Web Development
26 240 (10.57%) Software Engineering
27 233 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
28 230 (10.13%) T-SQL
29 227 (10.00%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 10 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
1 227 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 137 (6.03%) IIS
3 133 (5.86%) CMS
4 107 (4.71%) Umbraco
5 77 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 61 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 39 (1.72%) Node.js
8 29 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 25 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (1.01%) WebSphere
11 22 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
12 19 (0.84%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.66%) ArcGIS
13 15 (0.66%) NServiceBus
13 15 (0.66%) WordPress
14 14 (0.62%) Sitefinity
14 14 (0.62%) Kentico
15 12 (0.53%) Drupal
16 11 (0.48%) OpenROAD
17 10 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 261 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.67%) MS Office
3 33 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.57%) MS Project
4 13 (0.57%) Fireworks
4 13 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.31%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.22%) InDesign
9 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.044%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.044%) Revit
Business Applications
1 38 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 35 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (1.10%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.70%) Magento
5 13 (0.57%) Visualfiles
6 9 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.18%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.13%) Exchequer
10 3 (0.13%) Summit
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (0.13%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.57%) SaaS
3 10 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.18%) Trello
5 3 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.13%) Office 365
6 2 (0.088%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.044%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.044%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.044%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.044%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.63%) Internet
2 36 (1.59%) Intranet
3 32 (1.41%) VoIP
4 21 (0.92%) FTP
5 17 (0.75%) SMTP
6 13 (0.57%) Ethernet
7 12 (0.53%) PBX
8 8 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.35%) HTTP
9 5 (0.22%) SNMP
9 5 (0.22%) Extranet
9 5 (0.22%) Firewall
10 4 (0.18%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (0.18%) CTI
11 2 (0.088%) VPN
11 2 (0.088%) DNS
11 2 (0.088%) SSL
11 2 (0.088%) SAN
11 2 (0.088%) LDAP
12 1 (0.044%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1245 (54.82%) SQL Server
2 233 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 119 (5.24%) Relational Database
5 112 (4.93%) MySQL
6 109 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 108 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 61 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 60 (2.64%) RDBMS
10 56 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
11 41 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 37 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
13 34 (1.50%) Oracle Database
14 27 (1.19%) NoSQL
15 26 (1.14%) MongoDB
16 23 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (0.88%) MS Access
18 13 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (0.57%) Hadoop
18 13 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 318 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 122 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 71 (3.13%) NUnit
4 46 (2.03%) MSTest
4 46 (2.03%) Rhino Mocks
4 46 (2.03%) Moq
5 30 (1.32%) Subversion
6 29 (1.28%) Selenium
7 28 (1.23%) Git (software)
8 18 (0.79%) SpecFlow
9 14 (0.62%) Toad
10 10 (0.44%) PVCS
11 9 (0.40%) FitNesse
11 9 (0.40%) MSBuild
12 8 (0.35%) PhoneGap
12 8 (0.35%) JUnit
12 8 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
14 6 (0.26%) JDeveloper
General
1 300 (13.21%) Finance
2 133 (5.86%) Marketing
3 96 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 75 (3.30%) Banking
5 56 (2.47%) Advertising
6 48 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.63%) Retail
8 32 (1.41%) Games
9 25 (1.10%) Law
10 24 (1.06%) Back Office
11 13 (0.57%) Legal
11 13 (0.57%) Local Government
12 12 (0.53%) Aerospace
13 10 (0.44%) Electronics
14 7 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.31%) Publishing
15 4 (0.18%) Military
15 4 (0.18%) Billing
16 3 (0.13%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1758 (77.41%) Developer
2 882 (38.84%) .NET Developer
3 523 (23.03%) C# Developer
4 398 (17.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 285 (12.55%) Senior Developer
6 278 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 244 (10.74%) Software Developer
8 241 (10.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 214 (9.42%) Web Developer
10 156 (6.87%) Senior .NET Developer
11 115 (5.06%) Architect
12 109 (4.80%) Software Engineer
13 90 (3.96%) Programmer
14 83 (3.65%) Senior C# Developer
15 78 (3.43%) Analyst
16 74 (3.26%) Applications Developer
17 72 (3.17%) Junior
18 71 (3.13%) Junior Developer
19 70 (3.08%) .NET Software Developer
20 69 (3.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1449 (63.80%) ASP.NET
2 903 (39.76%) HTML
3 734 (32.32%) CSS
4 487 (21.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 473 (20.83%) jQuery
6 373 (16.42%) .NET Framework
7 313 (13.78%) WCF
8 301 (13.25%) XML
9 274 (12.07%) Web Services
10 207 (9.11%) HTML5
11 188 (8.28%) WPF
12 149 (6.56%) Ajax
13 133 (5.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 117 (5.15%) WinForms
15 112 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 108 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 104 (4.58%) CSS3
18 99 (4.36%) JSON
19 91 (4.01%) SOAP
20 85 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 126 (5.55%) Computer Science
2 94 (4.14%) Mobile App
3 82 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 56 (2.47%) N-Tier
5 50 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 50 (2.20%) Mathematics
6 43 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
7 39 (1.72%) Open Source
8 29 (1.28%) Digital Media
9 18 (0.79%) iPhone
9 18 (0.79%) GIS
10 17 (0.75%) Replication
11 16 (0.70%) Data Integration
12 15 (0.66%) Social Network
13 13 (0.57%) iPad
14 12 (0.53%) Management Information System
15 11 (0.48%) Physics
16 10 (0.44%) Graphic Design
16 10 (0.44%) CAN bus
16 10 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 308 (13.56%) Windows
2 64 (2.82%) Android
3 62 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 48 (2.11%) Linux
5 27 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.66%) UNIX
8 14 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.26%) Solaris
12 5 (0.22%) AIX
12 5 (0.22%) VxWorks
12 5 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
12 5 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.18%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.044%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.044%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 786 (34.61%) MVC
2 314 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
3 309 (13.61%) OO
4 242 (10.66%) Scrum
5 240 (10.57%) Software Engineering
5 240 (10.57%) Web Development
6 203 (8.94%) TDD
7 124 (5.46%) E-Commerce
8 123 (5.42%) Web Application Development
9 110 (4.84%) OOP
10 102 (4.49%) SOA
11 92 (4.05%) OOD
12 84 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
13 79 (3.48%) MVVM
14 76 (3.35%) CRM
14 76 (3.35%) Content Management
15 75 (3.30%) Unit Testing
16 74 (3.26%) UML
17 70 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
18 63 (2.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1733 (76.31%) C#
2 994 (43.77%) SQL
3 870 (38.31%) JavaScript
4 343 (15.10%) VB.NET
5 333 (14.66%) Java
6 230 (10.13%) T-SQL
7 167 (7.35%) C++
8 120 (5.28%) VB
9 104 (4.58%) PHP
10 66 (2.91%) C
11 59 (2.60%) Python
12 50 (2.20%) VB6
13 48 (2.11%) PL/SQL
14 39 (1.72%) Ruby
15 27 (1.19%) PowerShell
16 23 (1.01%) XPath
17 19 (0.84%) Perl
18 18 (0.79%) VC++
19 17 (0.75%) VBScript
19 17 (0.75%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 291 (12.81%) Degree
2 111 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (2.51%) MCTS
4 54 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 51 (2.25%) MCP
6 50 (2.20%) MCSD
7 38 (1.67%) MCAD
8 25 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 22 (0.97%) DV Cleared
10 17 (0.75%) PhD
11 13 (0.57%) HND
12 11 (0.48%) MCPD
13 9 (0.40%) ISEB
14 4 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.18%) ISTQB
15 3 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.13%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.13%) MCT
15 3 (0.13%) HNC
16 2 (0.088%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (1.41%) QA
2 23 (1.01%) COBIT
3 19 (0.84%) 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%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.044%) Basel II
6 1 (0.044%) DICOM
System Software
1 30 (1.32%) 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
4 2 (0.088%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.13%) Plesk
4 2 (0.088%) Nagios
4 2 (0.088%) WSUS
4 2 (0.088%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.088%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.044%) logstash
5 1 (0.044%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.044%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.044%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.044%) MOM
Vendors
1 638 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 178 (7.84%) Oracle
3 53 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 41 (1.81%) Google
5 33 (1.45%) Facebook
6 26 (1.14%) SAP
7 23 (1.01%) Adobe
8 17 (0.75%) Sage
8 17 (0.75%) Twitter
9 15 (0.66%) ESRI
10 14 (0.62%) Tableau
11 13 (0.57%) TIBCO
11 13 (0.57%) JBoss
12 12 (0.53%) Business Objects
12 12 (0.53%) JD Edwards
13 11 (0.48%) VMware
13 11 (0.48%) Ektron
14 10 (0.44%) Logi Analytics
15 8 (0.35%) Cisco
16 7 (0.31%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Somerset
South Somerset DC
Salary: From £28,127 to £31,160 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Southwest One
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - 20% bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Ferndown, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 42,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday