The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 8.33% 30.00% 21.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 42.86% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Merseyside

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 Helens region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 8.33% 70.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 7
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

.NET
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

.NET Salary Trend in St Helens

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Telerik