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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1297 1181 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.47% 21.94% 23.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.66% 50.00% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1094 1277
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 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,700 £48,500
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
2612 2362 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.24% 43.87% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2375 2121 2269
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -1 323 £38,500 +2.66% 73
Dorset +2 288 £35,000 +7.69% 72
Gloucestershire -1 237 £42,500 +21.42% 49
Wiltshire 0 233 £38,500 +10.00% 36
Somerset -1 100 £36,500 -2.66% 20
Devon -6 86 £31,000 +3.33% 8
Cornwall -3 6 £28,000 -13.84%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2074 (80.57%) C#
2 1618 (62.86%) ASP.NET
3 1512 (58.74%) SQL Server
4 1234 (47.94%) JavaScript
5 1175 (45.65%) HTML
6 1084 (42.11%) MVC
7 1033 (40.13%) CSS
8 1000 (38.85%) SQL
9 892 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
10 725 (28.17%) Microsoft
11 695 (27.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 688 (26.73%) jQuery
13 611 (23.74%) .NET Framework
14 479 (18.61%) XML
15 440 (17.09%) WCF
16 415 (16.12%) Software Engineering
17 414 (16.08%) VB.NET
18 407 (15.81%) Web Services
19 357 (13.87%) TDD
20 356 (13.83%) Scrum
21 348 (13.52%) Windows
22 347 (13.48%) OO
23 343 (13.33%) HTML5
24 325 (12.63%) Visual Studio
25 322 (12.51%) MS Excel
26 307 (11.93%) Degree
27 294 (11.42%) Java
28 291 (11.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 283 (10.99%) Finance
30 270 (10.49%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 238 (9.25%) SharePoint
2 168 (6.53%) IIS
3 145 (5.63%) CMS
4 100 (3.89%) Node.js
5 79 (3.07%) Umbraco
6 72 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 56 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 37 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 35 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
10 33 (1.28%) WordPress
10 33 (1.28%) ColdFusion
11 23 (0.89%) NServiceBus
12 21 (0.82%) Apache
13 19 (0.74%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.51%) Kentico
14 13 (0.51%) ArcGIS
15 11 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
15 11 (0.43%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.39%) Drupal
17 8 (0.31%) Joomla!
Applications
1 322 (12.51%) MS Excel
2 76 (2.95%) MS Office
3 56 (2.18%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (0.66%) Fireworks
5 12 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.19%) MS Project
9 4 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.16%) Revit
10 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.039%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 59 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.31%) Changepoint
4 7 (0.27%) Magento
4 7 (0.27%) Summit
5 6 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.12%) ProductWriter
7 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.039%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.039%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.039%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 60 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.20%) SaaS
4 12 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.12%) GitHub
7 2 (0.078%) Heroku
8 1 (0.039%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.37%) Internet
2 25 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.43%) DNS
4 8 (0.31%) Firewall
4 8 (0.31%) SNMP
5 7 (0.27%) HTTP
5 7 (0.27%) LDAP
6 6 (0.23%) DHCP
6 6 (0.23%) LAN
7 5 (0.19%) VoIP
7 5 (0.19%) WAN
7 5 (0.19%) FTP
8 4 (0.16%) Broadband
9 3 (0.12%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.12%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.078%) SAN
10 2 (0.078%) Extranet
10 2 (0.078%) SMTP
11 1 (0.039%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1512 (58.74%) SQL Server
2 254 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 178 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 125 (4.86%) Relational Database
5 118 (4.58%) MySQL
6 107 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 86 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 84 (3.26%) NoSQL
9 74 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 66 (2.56%) RDBMS
11 57 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
12 48 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 34 (1.32%) Hadoop
14 32 (1.24%) Big Data
15 31 (1.20%) MongoDB
16 30 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (0.89%) Oracle Database
18 21 (0.82%) MS Access
19 18 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
20 14 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 325 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 201 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 177 (6.88%) NUnit
4 104 (4.04%) Git (software)
5 92 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
6 76 (2.95%) Moq
7 61 (2.37%) SpecFlow
8 56 (2.18%) Subversion
9 42 (1.63%) TeamCity
10 36 (1.40%) MSTest
11 32 (1.24%) Cucumber
12 31 (1.20%) Selenium
13 27 (1.05%) CruiseControl
14 20 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 17 (0.66%) Jasmine
16 16 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 15 (0.58%) WebDriver
18 13 (0.51%) JIRA
19 12 (0.47%) Jenkins
20 9 (0.35%) ReSharper
General
1 283 (10.99%) Finance
2 97 (3.77%) Advertising
3 87 (3.38%) Marketing
4 86 (3.34%) Banking
5 81 (3.15%) Retail
6 56 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 54 (2.10%) Games
8 39 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.05%) Legal
10 16 (0.62%) Back Office
11 9 (0.35%) Electronics
12 7 (0.27%) Automotive
13 6 (0.23%) Law
13 6 (0.23%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.19%) Local Government
15 4 (0.16%) Publishing
15 4 (0.16%) Interactive Media
16 3 (0.12%) Billing
17 2 (0.078%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.078%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1990 (77.31%) Developer
2 976 (37.92%) .NET Developer
3 468 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 369 (14.34%) Senior Developer
5 334 (12.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 312 (12.12%) Software Developer
7 282 (10.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 243 (9.44%) Web Developer
9 241 (9.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 177 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
11 161 (6.25%) Software Engineer
12 122 (4.74%) Analyst
13 107 (4.16%) Junior
14 104 (4.04%) Applications Developer
15 103 (4.00%) Junior Developer
16 97 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
17 76 (2.95%) Senior C# Developer
18 75 (2.91%) Graduate
19 72 (2.80%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
20 71 (2.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1618 (62.86%) ASP.NET
2 1175 (45.65%) HTML
3 1033 (40.13%) CSS
4 695 (27.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 688 (26.73%) jQuery
6 611 (23.74%) .NET Framework
7 479 (18.61%) XML
8 440 (17.09%) WCF
9 407 (15.81%) Web Services
10 343 (13.33%) HTML5
11 291 (11.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 225 (8.74%) AngularJS
13 218 (8.47%) CSS3
14 209 (8.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 202 (7.85%) JSON
16 195 (7.58%) Ajax
17 188 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web API
18 183 (7.11%) LINQ
19 161 (6.25%) WPF
20 133 (5.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 119 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 86 (3.34%) User Experience
4 75 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 61 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (1.94%) Open Source
7 35 (1.36%) Mathematics
8 34 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
9 33 (1.28%) Social Media
9 33 (1.28%) N-Tier
10 28 (1.09%) iPhone
11 25 (0.97%) Social Network
12 22 (0.85%) GIS
13 21 (0.82%) Management Information System
14 20 (0.78%) BBC
15 18 (0.70%) Replication
16 17 (0.66%) Client/Server
17 16 (0.62%) Visualisation
18 14 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
19 13 (0.51%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 348 (13.52%) Windows
2 70 (2.72%) Android
3 68 (2.64%) Apple iOS
4 51 (1.98%) Linux
5 18 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (0.62%) Windows Phone
7 14 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.51%) Windows Phone 7
9 10 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.39%) UNIX
10 8 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.27%) Windows NT
12 6 (0.23%) Debian
12 6 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.23%) CentOS
13 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.16%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.12%) Solaris
16 2 (0.078%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1084 (42.11%) MVC
2 892 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
3 415 (16.12%) Software Engineering
4 357 (13.87%) TDD
5 356 (13.83%) Scrum
6 347 (13.48%) OO
7 205 (7.96%) Web Development
8 190 (7.38%) Web Application Development
9 182 (7.07%) BDD
10 167 (6.49%) Mentoring
11 138 (5.36%) OOD
11 138 (5.36%) Unit Testing
12 134 (5.21%) E-Commerce
13 124 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
14 119 (4.62%) OOP
15 108 (4.20%) ITIL
16 103 (4.00%) Waterfall
17 99 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
18 92 (3.57%) Project Management
19 91 (3.54%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2074 (80.57%) C#
2 1234 (47.94%) JavaScript
3 1000 (38.85%) SQL
4 414 (16.08%) VB.NET
5 294 (11.42%) Java
6 270 (10.49%) T-SQL
7 184 (7.15%) C++
8 130 (5.05%) VB
9 109 (4.23%) Ruby
10 89 (3.46%) PHP
11 63 (2.45%) C
12 60 (2.33%) Python
13 52 (2.02%) VB6
14 32 (1.24%) PowerShell
15 25 (0.97%) VBA
15 25 (0.97%) Perl
16 23 (0.89%) VBScript
17 22 (0.85%) Objective-C
18 21 (0.82%) PL/SQL
19 14 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 307 (11.93%) Degree
2 130 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 113 (4.39%) Security Cleared
4 88 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 46 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 45 (1.75%) MCSD
7 33 (1.28%) MCP
8 20 (0.78%) MCSE
8 20 (0.78%) MCSA
9 16 (0.62%) MCPD
10 14 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.43%) ISEB
12 9 (0.35%) PhD
13 8 (0.31%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (0.19%) PMP
16 4 (0.16%) ISTQB
17 3 (0.12%) MCTS
17 3 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (0.12%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (1.79%) QA
2 13 (0.51%) COBIT
3 12 (0.47%) SLA
4 6 (0.23%) ISO 14001
4 6 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.078%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.078%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.078%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.039%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (0.23%) SCCM
3 5 (0.19%) Zenoss
3 5 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.19%) Puppet
3 5 (0.19%) Nagios
4 3 (0.12%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.078%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.078%) logstash
5 2 (0.078%) Graphite
5 2 (0.078%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.039%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 725 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 242 (9.40%) Oracle
3 69 (2.68%) Facebook
4 52 (2.02%) Sitecore
5 40 (1.55%) Adobe
6 36 (1.40%) Google
6 36 (1.40%) Apple
7 23 (0.89%) Twitter
7 23 (0.89%) Hyland
8 20 (0.78%) Sony
8 20 (0.78%) Yahoo!
9 19 (0.74%) SAP
10 14 (0.54%) ESRI
10 14 (0.54%) Red Hat
10 14 (0.54%) Sage
10 14 (0.54%) Informatica
10 14 (0.54%) Sencha
11 12 (0.47%) VMware
12 10 (0.39%) IBM
12 10 (0.39%) Teradata
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits 15% bonus & benefits
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Bristol, Somerset
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Salary: £18-23k + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £3000 - £4000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
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