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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 12 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 26.67% 13.04% 36.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.55% 33.33% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
22 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 48.89% 39.13% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 18
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -42.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
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 27 August 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Stafford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (65.71%) C#
3 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (42.86%) MVC
5 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
7 11 (31.43%) Degree
7 11 (31.43%) Windows
8 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 10 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (28.57%) WCF
8 10 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
10 7 (20.00%) OO
11 6 (17.14%) UML
11 6 (17.14%) OOP
11 6 (17.14%) Web Services
11 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Usability Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
12 5 (14.29%) MSTest
12 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
12 5 (14.29%) QA
12 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (11.43%) Oracle
14 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.86%) MS Access
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.29%) MSTest
3 3 (8.57%) Moq
3 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.57%) ReSharper
3 3 (8.57%) Selenium
4 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Programmer
3 10 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
4 9 (25.71%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) .NET Programmer
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Tester
7 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Software Tester
8 4 (11.43%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
2 10 (28.57%) WCF
3 6 (17.14%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) WinForms
4 3 (8.57%) jQuery
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.57%) REST
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.86%) HTML
6 1 (2.86%) CSS3
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) Dojo
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.86%) WPF
6 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) EPoS
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) SCADA
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Debian
2 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) MVC
3 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) UML
5 6 (17.14%) OOP
6 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Usability Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Refactoring
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) SOA
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) ERP
8 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) VB
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) VB6
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Talend
Stafford, West Midlands
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