The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Thames Valley region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 7.69% 4.00% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 25.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £85,000 £42,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 7.69% 16.00% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 14
Average salary £85,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
South East

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

.NET
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

.NET Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

.NET
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Thames Valley region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

.NET
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WF
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) AppFabric
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (25.00%) webMethods
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WF
3 2 (50.00%) AppFabric
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (25.00%) webMethods