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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 14 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 14 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 15.22% 18.03% 13.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.56% 42.31% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,864 £31,478
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
43 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 46.74% 42.62% 42.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 38
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £24,569 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £39,864
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Taunton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
6 8 (47.06%) UML
7 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
7 7 (41.18%) C++
7 7 (41.18%) IIS
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
7 7 (41.18%) Scrum
7 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (41.18%) NUnit
7 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
7 7 (41.18%) Refactoring
7 7 (41.18%) Line Management
8 5 (29.41%) Selenium
8 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
8 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
8 5 (29.41%) BDD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (41.18%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (41.18%) NUnit
3 5 (29.41%) Selenium
3 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
3 5 (29.41%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Test Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) XSL
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) UML
3 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Refactoring
3 7 (41.18%) Line Management
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) ITSM
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VBScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MCSD
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft