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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 58 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 44.27% 25.23% 29.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 79.45% 79.41% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 27 39
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.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
73 34 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 55.73% 31.78% 55.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73 32 62
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £30,000
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 19 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in St Albans

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 90 (85.71%) C#
2 87 (82.86%) SQL Server
2 87 (82.86%) ASP.NET
3 83 (79.05%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (75.24%) MVC
5 71 (67.62%) TDD
6 64 (60.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (60.00%) BDD
8 59 (56.19%) OO
9 58 (55.24%) WCF
10 53 (50.48%) Web Application Development
11 47 (44.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 45 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (29.52%) CQRS
14 29 (27.62%) RESTful
14 29 (27.62%) Git (software)
15 27 (25.71%) Games
15 27 (25.71%) Internet
15 27 (25.71%) Domain-Driven Design
16 25 (23.81%) Ruby
16 25 (23.81%) Yahoo!
16 25 (23.81%) Google
16 25 (23.81%) Apple
16 25 (23.81%) BBC
16 25 (23.81%) Sony
16 25 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (23.81%) Facebook
16 25 (23.81%) NoSQL
16 25 (23.81%) Social Media
16 25 (23.81%) Node.js

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (23.81%) Node.js
2 13 (12.38%) CMS
3 7 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (6.67%) EPiServer CMS
4 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.81%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.90%) IIS
7 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.71%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) LAN
2 1 (0.95%) VoIP
2 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (82.86%) SQL Server
2 45 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (23.81%) NoSQL
4 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.62%) DB2
6 4 (3.81%) RavenDB
6 4 (3.81%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (27.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.57%) NUnit
3 8 (7.62%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.76%) MSTest
5 4 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.81%) Selenium
6 1 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (25.71%) Games
2 13 (12.38%) Finance
3 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 101 (96.19%) Developer
2 84 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 28 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 23 (21.90%) C# Developer
4 23 (21.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (20.95%) Senior .NET Developer
6 17 (16.19%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (10.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Graduate
11 4 (3.81%) Junior
11 4 (3.81%) Programmer
11 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.81%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (82.86%) ASP.NET
2 64 (60.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 58 (55.24%) WCF
4 47 (44.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 29 (27.62%) RESTful
6 25 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (20.95%) Razor View Engine
8 16 (15.24%) CSS
9 14 (13.33%) HTML
10 13 (12.38%) HTML5
11 12 (11.43%) CSS3
11 12 (11.43%) Web Services
12 11 (10.48%) .NET Framework
12 11 (10.48%) jQuery
13 9 (8.57%) Ajax
14 4 (3.81%) J2EE
14 4 (3.81%) Silverlight
15 3 (2.86%) WPF
15 3 (2.86%) Middleware
15 3 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.81%) BBC
1 25 (23.81%) Social Media
2 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.90%) W3C
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Android
2 2 (1.90%) UNIX
2 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (79.05%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (75.24%) MVC
3 71 (67.62%) TDD
4 63 (60.00%) BDD
5 59 (56.19%) OO
6 53 (50.48%) Web Application Development
7 31 (29.52%) CQRS
8 27 (25.71%) Domain-Driven Design
9 17 (16.19%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.62%) Web Development
11 7 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.67%) Scrum
11 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.71%) Workflow
12 6 (5.71%) OOD
12 6 (5.71%) Document Management
13 5 (4.76%) SOA
14 4 (3.81%) UML
15 3 (2.86%) Multithreading
16 2 (1.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 90 (85.71%) C#
2 25 (23.81%) Ruby
3 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.14%) SQL
4 9 (8.57%) Java
5 8 (7.62%) C++
5 8 (7.62%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.76%) VB
7 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.81%) VB6
8 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) Apple
1 25 (23.81%) Sony
1 25 (23.81%) Yahoo!
1 25 (23.81%) Google
1 25 (23.81%) Facebook
2 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.38%) EPiServer
4 12 (11.43%) Oracle
5 7 (6.67%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.81%) JBoss
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