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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 932 1150 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.41% 18.59% 19.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.33% 44.66% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1063 1001
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.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
2202 2575 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.77% 41.63% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2291 2195
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

.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 28 April 2016.

.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 28 April 2016. 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 +1 381 £42,500 +6.25% 43
Wiltshire -12 126 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Somerset +4 114 £37,500 - 23
Dorset -1 112 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Gloucestershire -17 108 £36,000 -2.70% 16
Devon -1 78 £35,000 - 11
Cornwall -7 2 £30,000 - 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1602 (81.61%) C#
2 1166 (59.40%) ASP.NET
3 1069 (54.46%) SQL Server
4 976 (49.72%) MVC
5 915 (46.61%) SQL
6 892 (45.44%) JavaScript
7 845 (43.05%) HTML
8 801 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
9 679 (34.59%) CSS
10 610 (31.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 585 (29.80%) Microsoft
12 453 (23.08%) .NET Framework
13 360 (18.34%) jQuery
14 325 (16.56%) Windows
15 316 (16.10%) Scrum
16 306 (15.59%) Web Development
17 305 (15.54%) Java
18 299 (15.23%) Visual Studio
19 297 (15.13%) Degree
20 292 (14.88%) Finance
21 289 (14.72%) VB.NET
22 287 (14.62%) TDD
23 278 (14.16%) Software Engineering
24 267 (13.60%) AngularJS
25 266 (13.55%) HTML5
26 263 (13.40%) MS Excel
27 255 (12.99%) Entity Framework
28 250 (12.74%) T-SQL
29 238 (12.12%) WCF
30 225 (11.46%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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
1 154 (7.85%) IIS
2 121 (6.16%) SharePoint
3 113 (5.76%) Node.js
4 78 (3.97%) CMS
5 74 (3.77%) Umbraco
6 58 (2.95%) Apache
7 40 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 33 (1.68%) JBoss
9 32 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 27 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 24 (1.22%) Drupal
12 23 (1.17%) Tomcat
12 23 (1.17%) WebSphere
13 22 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
13 22 (1.12%) WebLogic
14 19 (0.97%) OpenStack
14 19 (0.97%) WordPress
15 15 (0.76%) Kentico
16 14 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
17 13 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 263 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.92%) MS Office
3 3 (0.15%) MS Project
3 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.051%) HipChat
5 1 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.051%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 48 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.92%) SAP Business One
3 17 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.46%) Magento
6 7 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.25%) Infor CRM
8 4 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.20%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.051%) Changepoint
9 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 148 (7.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (2.04%) SaaS
4 14 (0.71%) Office 365
5 12 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (0.25%) GitHub
7 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.20%) Responsys
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.051%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.051%) IaaS
10 1 (0.051%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.75%) Internet
2 32 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.22%) Intranet
4 22 (1.12%) HTTP
5 15 (0.76%) DNS
5 15 (0.76%) LDAP
6 14 (0.71%) Firewall
7 11 (0.56%) FTP
8 9 (0.46%) DHCP
9 8 (0.41%) LAN
10 7 (0.36%) SNMP
11 5 (0.25%) WAN
12 4 (0.20%) PPP
12 4 (0.20%) SAN
12 4 (0.20%) SMTP
12 4 (0.20%) SSL
12 4 (0.20%) VoIP
12 4 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.15%) SMPP
13 3 (0.15%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1069 (54.46%) SQL Server
2 174 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 142 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 118 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 112 (5.71%) MySQL
6 107 (5.45%) NoSQL
7 104 (5.30%) Relational Database
8 90 (4.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 82 (4.18%) MongoDB
10 63 (3.21%) RDBMS
11 57 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 51 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 47 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
14 41 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
15 37 (1.88%) Oracle Database
16 31 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
17 23 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 22 (1.12%) Hadoop
18 22 (1.12%) MS Access
19 21 (1.07%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 299 (15.23%) Visual Studio
2 176 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 86 (4.38%) Git (software)
4 71 (3.62%) NUnit
5 64 (3.26%) Subversion
6 44 (2.24%) JIRA
7 36 (1.83%) Moq
8 31 (1.58%) TeamCity
9 28 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
10 24 (1.22%) Selenium
11 19 (0.97%) Jenkins
12 16 (0.82%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.61%) WebDriver
14 11 (0.56%) Bitbucket
14 11 (0.56%) Grunt
15 10 (0.51%) AccuRev
16 9 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (0.46%) NuGet
16 9 (0.46%) ReSharper
16 9 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 292 (14.88%) Finance
2 168 (8.56%) Telecoms
3 103 (5.25%) Marketing
4 91 (4.64%) Banking
5 77 (3.92%) Manufacturing
6 66 (3.36%) Electronics
7 61 (3.11%) Advertising
8 45 (2.29%) Automotive
9 37 (1.88%) Games
10 28 (1.43%) Retail
11 18 (0.92%) Publishing
12 13 (0.66%) Back Office
13 12 (0.61%) French Language
13 12 (0.61%) Legal
14 10 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.41%) German Language
16 7 (0.36%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.20%) Law
17 4 (0.20%) Military
17 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1463 (74.53%) Developer
2 829 (42.23%) .NET Developer
3 670 (34.13%) C# Developer
4 447 (22.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 300 (15.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 253 (12.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 248 (12.63%) Software Developer
8 245 (12.48%) Senior Developer
9 172 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 164 (8.35%) SQL Developer
11 152 (7.74%) Web Developer
12 132 (6.72%) Senior .NET Developer
13 122 (6.21%) .NET Software Developer
14 114 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
15 87 (4.43%) Software Engineer
16 82 (4.18%) Analyst
17 80 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
18 75 (3.82%) Architect
19 67 (3.41%) Lead Developer
20 62 (3.16%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1166 (59.40%) ASP.NET
2 845 (43.05%) HTML
3 679 (34.59%) CSS
4 610 (31.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 453 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 360 (18.34%) jQuery
7 267 (13.60%) AngularJS
8 266 (13.55%) HTML5
9 255 (12.99%) Entity Framework
10 238 (12.12%) WCF
11 225 (11.46%) Web Services
12 215 (10.95%) XML
13 191 (9.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 123 (6.27%) WPF
15 119 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 117 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 109 (5.55%) CSS3
18 101 (5.15%) Ajax
18 101 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 97 (4.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 110 (5.60%) Computer Science
2 88 (4.48%) User Experience
3 83 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 35 (1.78%) Digital Media
6 33 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (1.68%) Streaming Music
7 30 (1.53%) Mathematics
8 20 (1.02%) Visualisation
9 17 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 15 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 15 (0.76%) Physics
10 15 (0.76%) Replication
11 14 (0.71%) iPhone
11 14 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 12 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 12 (0.61%) Data Centre
12 12 (0.61%) Driving Licence
13 10 (0.51%) Cybercrime
13 10 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 325 (16.56%) Windows
2 106 (5.40%) Windows Server
3 76 (3.87%) Android
4 64 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 59 (3.01%) Linux
6 35 (1.78%) Unix
7 21 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.56%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.20%) CentOS
15 4 (0.20%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.051%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 976 (49.72%) MVC
2 801 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
3 316 (16.10%) Scrum
4 306 (15.59%) Web Development
5 287 (14.62%) TDD
6 278 (14.16%) Software Engineering
7 200 (10.19%) OO
8 156 (7.95%) SDLC
9 128 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 127 (6.47%) E-Commerce
11 126 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
12 113 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
13 103 (5.25%) BDD
14 99 (5.04%) UML
15 95 (4.84%) Unit Testing
16 93 (4.74%) Web Application Development
17 88 (4.48%) ITIL
18 77 (3.92%) SOA
19 76 (3.87%) OOP
20 72 (3.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1602 (81.61%) C#
2 915 (46.61%) SQL
3 892 (45.44%) JavaScript
4 305 (15.54%) Java
5 289 (14.72%) VB.NET
6 250 (12.74%) T-SQL
7 178 (9.07%) VB
8 168 (8.56%) C++
9 162 (8.25%) PHP
10 87 (4.43%) PowerShell
11 77 (3.92%) VB6
12 67 (3.41%) Ruby
13 54 (2.75%) Python
14 35 (1.78%) C
15 32 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 30 (1.53%) VBScript
17 28 (1.43%) Bash Shell
18 27 (1.38%) Perl
19 25 (1.27%) VBA
20 18 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 297 (15.13%) Degree
2 87 (4.43%) Security Cleared
3 67 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.27%) ISEB
6 23 (1.17%) BC Cleared
6 23 (1.17%) MCPD
7 19 (0.97%) MCTS
8 17 (0.87%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.51%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.36%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.20%) CCA
12 4 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.20%) MCSD
13 3 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.15%) MCP
13 3 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.57%) QA
2 14 (0.71%) COBIT
3 6 (0.31%) ISO 14001
3 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.051%) MISRA
System Software
1 54 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 11 (0.56%) XenServer
4 10 (0.51%) vSphere
4 10 (0.51%) Xen
5 5 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.25%) XenApp
5 5 (0.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.15%) Firmware
7 3 (0.15%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.051%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (1.12%) Puppet
3 16 (0.82%) Ansible
3 16 (0.82%) Salt
4 10 (0.51%) Cobbler
4 10 (0.51%) Terraform
4 10 (0.51%) Tivoli
5 9 (0.46%) SCCM
6 8 (0.41%) logstash
6 8 (0.41%) Nagios
6 8 (0.41%) Zenoss
7 6 (0.31%) Kibana
8 5 (0.25%) Control-M
9 3 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.10%) Grafana
10 2 (0.10%) Graphite
10 2 (0.10%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.10%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.051%) Nessus
11 1 (0.051%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 585 (29.80%) Microsoft
2 157 (8.00%) Oracle
3 69 (3.52%) SAP
4 57 (2.90%) Sitecore
5 31 (1.58%) IBM
6 27 (1.38%) Google
7 21 (1.07%) Red Hat
8 15 (0.76%) EPiServer
9 10 (0.51%) EnterpriseDB
9 10 (0.51%) VMware
10 9 (0.46%) Adobe
10 9 (0.46%) Apple
10 9 (0.46%) Sybase
10 9 (0.46%) Xamarin
11 8 (0.41%) Altiris
11 8 (0.41%) DevExpress
12 7 (0.36%) Dell
12 7 (0.36%) JD Edwards
12 7 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.36%) SolarWinds
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