The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 15 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.08% 10.77% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 17.50% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET Framework
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 40 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 31.25% 61.54% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 13
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,763 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Taunton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (62.50%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
9 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
9 4 (25.00%) BDD
9 4 (25.00%) Selenium
9 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
9 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (18.75%) Scrum
10 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
10 3 (18.75%) VB6
10 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
10 3 (18.75%) OOP
10 3 (18.75%) OO
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 3 (18.75%) VB
10 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (12.50%) Line Management

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
1 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Technical Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) BDD
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) OOP
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (18.75%) VB6
5 3 (18.75%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) VBScript
7 1 (6.25%) C
7 1 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSD
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle