The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 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 83 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 51.23% 27.50% 31.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 84.69% 91.67% 52.58%
Number of salaries quoted 82 22 47
Average salary £48,750 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.20% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
.NET
Hertfordshire

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 St Albans region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
98 24 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 60.49% 30.00% 59.51%
Number of salaries quoted 97 24 80
Average salary £45,000 £38,501 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

.NET
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the St Albans region.

.NET Salary Trend in St Albans

.NET
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in St Albans

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

1 116 (89.23%) C#
2 103 (79.23%) ASP.NET
3 94 (72.31%) SQL Server
4 88 (67.69%) MVC
5 87 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (57.69%) TDD
7 73 (56.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 66 (50.77%) WCF
9 61 (46.92%) BDD
10 59 (45.38%) OO
11 51 (39.23%) Web Application Development
12 39 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 38 (29.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
14 32 (24.62%) JavaScript
14 32 (24.62%) CQRS
15 30 (23.08%) RESTful
15 30 (23.08%) Git (software)
16 28 (21.54%) SQL
16 28 (21.54%) CSS
17 27 (20.77%) HTML
18 26 (20.00%) Internet
18 26 (20.00%) Games
18 26 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
19 25 (19.23%) Software Engineering
19 25 (19.23%) NoSQL
19 25 (19.23%) HTML5
20 24 (18.46%) Social Media
20 24 (18.46%) Node.js
20 24 (18.46%) Facebook

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 24 (18.46%) Node.js
2 22 (16.92%) CMS
3 13 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (8.46%) EPiServer CMS
5 6 (4.62%) IIS
6 2 (1.54%) JBoss
6 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.77%) Kentico
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (72.31%) SQL Server
2 38 (29.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (19.23%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.62%) DB2
5 6 (4.62%) RavenDB
5 6 (4.62%) Neo4j
6 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.77%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.85%) NUnit
2 18 (13.85%) TeamCity
3 13 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (9.23%) Visual Studio
4 12 (9.23%) Selenium
5 6 (4.62%) MSTest
5 6 (4.62%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (20.00%) Games
2 13 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Back Office
4 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 126 (96.92%) Developer
2 103 (79.23%) .NET Developer
3 37 (28.46%) Senior Developer
4 36 (27.69%) C# Developer
4 36 (27.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (25.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 24 (18.46%) Senior C# Developer
7 17 (13.08%) Web Developer
7 17 (13.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (9.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (8.46%) Software Developer
10 11 (8.46%) Software Engineer
11 9 (6.92%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (6.92%) C# Web Developer
11 9 (6.92%) .NET Web Developer
12 8 (6.15%) .NET Software Engineer
13 6 (4.62%) Junior Software Developer
13 6 (4.62%) .NET Programmer
13 6 (4.62%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (79.23%) ASP.NET
2 73 (56.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 66 (50.77%) WCF
4 39 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 30 (23.08%) RESTful
6 28 (21.54%) CSS
7 27 (20.77%) HTML
8 25 (19.23%) HTML5
9 24 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (17.69%) CSS3
10 23 (17.69%) jQuery
11 18 (13.85%) Ajax
12 17 (13.08%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (10.77%) .NET Framework
14 12 (9.23%) Silverlight
15 11 (8.46%) Web Services
16 7 (5.38%) XML
17 6 (4.62%) XSLT
17 6 (4.62%) WebSockets
18 3 (2.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.46%) BBC
1 24 (18.46%) Social Media
2 17 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.31%) W3C
4 3 (2.31%) Replication
5 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.62%) Windows
2 3 (2.31%) Android
2 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (67.69%) MVC
2 87 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (57.69%) TDD
4 61 (46.92%) BDD
5 59 (45.38%) OO
6 51 (39.23%) Web Application Development
7 32 (24.62%) CQRS
8 26 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 25 (19.23%) Software Engineering
10 17 (13.08%) Scrum
11 15 (11.54%) Web Development
12 14 (10.77%) OOD
13 13 (10.00%) SOA
14 11 (8.46%) E-Commerce
15 10 (7.69%) Multithreading
16 8 (6.15%) Unit Testing
17 6 (4.62%) Low Latency
18 5 (3.85%) Document Management
18 5 (3.85%) Workflow
19 4 (3.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 116 (89.23%) C#
2 32 (24.62%) JavaScript
3 28 (21.54%) SQL
4 24 (18.46%) Ruby
5 10 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.15%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.38%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.38%) Java
8 6 (4.62%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.62%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.62%) C++
9 4 (3.08%) VB
10 3 (2.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.46%) Apple
2 24 (18.46%) Sony
2 24 (18.46%) Yahoo!
2 24 (18.46%) Google
2 24 (18.46%) Facebook
3 21 (16.15%) EPiServer
4 19 (14.62%) Oracle
5 11 (8.46%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.77%) Telerik
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