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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 25 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 32.05% 60.87% 29.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 65.79% 100.00% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 11
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
38 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 48.72% 60.87% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.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 February 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Stafford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (75.00%) C#
2 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
4 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) CSS
6 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (25.00%) OO
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.88%) TDD
8 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
8 7 (21.88%) Java
8 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 7 (21.88%) WCF
8 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
9 6 (18.75%) Web Application Development
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.75%) RESTful
9 6 (18.75%) BDD
9 6 (18.75%) Node.js
9 6 (18.75%) Retail
9 6 (18.75%) Ruby
10 5 (15.63%) C++
10 5 (15.63%) HTML
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
11 4 (12.50%) Web Development
11 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 4 (12.50%) VBA

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (18.75%) Node.js
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (9.38%) MS Access
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Moq
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Programmer
6 4 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Programmer
7 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Application Security Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate
8 2 (6.25%) Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 9 (28.13%) CSS
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (21.88%) WCF
4 6 (18.75%) RESTful
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
8 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.13%) REST
8 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.13%) XML
8 1 (3.13%) DOM
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.25%) SCADA
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) OO
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) BDD
4 6 (18.75%) Web Application Development
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
5 4 (12.50%) Web Design
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
3 7 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) Ruby
5 5 (15.63%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) VBA
7 2 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) VCP4
2 1 (3.13%) MCSD
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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