The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 11 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 18.33% 15.63% 38.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.00% 43.48% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.NET
Staffordshire

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 Stafford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 41.67% 35.94% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 17
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -48.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

.NET
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

.NET Salary Trend in Stafford

.NET
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Stafford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 23 (71.88%) C#
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
6 13 (40.63%) MVC
7 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 12 (37.50%) Degree
8 11 (34.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (34.38%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (28.13%) SQL
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (21.88%) Windows
11 7 (21.88%) OO
11 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
11 7 (21.88%) WCF
12 6 (18.75%) Web Services
12 6 (18.75%) OOP
13 5 (15.63%) UML
13 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
14 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (12.50%) Usability Testing
14 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
14 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (12.50%) SCADA
14 4 (12.50%) QA
14 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
14 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (34.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) MS Access
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) MSTest
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Moq
General
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) .NET Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Software Engineer
3 13 (40.63%) Programmer
4 11 (34.38%) Agile .NET Developer
5 10 (31.25%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (31.25%) .NET Programmer
6 8 (25.00%) Software Developer
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 4 (12.50%) Software Tester
9 4 (12.50%) Tester
9 4 (12.50%) Analyst
9 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
10 3 (9.38%) Software Programmer
10 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.88%) WCF
3 6 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.13%) WPF
6 1 (3.13%) WinForms
6 1 (3.13%) Ajax
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.13%) Dojo
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) SCADA
1 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Debian
2 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
3 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) OO
5 6 (18.75%) OOP
6 5 (15.63%) UML
6 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) ERP
7 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Usability Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
10 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
10 1 (3.13%) Scrum
10 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCSD
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Talend
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Posted: 20 days ago