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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 12 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.11% 8.00% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 13.79% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £34,250 £34,663 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
22 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 40.74% 58.00% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,902 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,000 £39,864
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 28 January 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 15 (53.57%) SQL
4 15 (53.57%) C#
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 11 (39.29%) ITIL
6 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
7 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
7 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (28.57%) WebDriver
8 8 (28.57%) BDD
8 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
8 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (28.57%) Scrum
8 8 (28.57%) Selenium
8 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (25.00%) NUnit
9 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (25.00%) C++
9 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (25.00%) IIS
9 7 (25.00%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
2 8 (28.57%) Selenium
3 7 (25.00%) NUnit
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) Test Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Technical Test Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.71%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
9 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Technical Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) XSL
5 2 (7.14%) WCF
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (28.57%) Scrum
2 8 (28.57%) BDD
3 7 (25.00%) Line Management
3 7 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 7 (25.00%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) OOP
5 3 (10.71%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) ITSM
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
4 7 (25.00%) C++
5 4 (14.29%) VB6
5 4 (14.29%) VB
6 3 (10.71%) VBScript
7 2 (7.14%) C
7 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) MCSD
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft