The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Consultant
Rank 866 847 829
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Consultant 37 20 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.019% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.020% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 81
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £61,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107824 100361 112041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87233 83342 95584
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

.NET Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Consultant within the UK.

.NET Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

.NET Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Consultant over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 within the UK.

.NET Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Consultant
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 37 £55,000 +22.22% 8
London -1 23 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Manchester - 7 £42,500 - 1
North West - 7 £42,500 - 1
City of London +18 6 £55,000 -21.42% 2
South East -23 3 £45,000 - 2
South West -21 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Exeter - 2 £55,000 -
Devon - 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £56,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £35,000 - 1
Weybridge - 1 £56,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 - 1

.NET Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Consultant in their job title 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 with .NET Consultant in their job title.

1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (83.95%) C#
3 49 (60.49%) ASP.NET
4 44 (54.32%) SQL
4 44 (54.32%) Microsoft
5 41 (50.62%) SQL Server
6 31 (38.27%) MVC
7 30 (37.04%) Degree
8 29 (35.80%) OO
9 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
10 22 (27.16%) HTML
11 21 (25.93%) VB.NET
11 21 (25.93%) Windows
11 21 (25.93%) Finance
12 20 (24.69%) MS Excel
13 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
14 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (22.22%) SharePoint
15 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (18.52%) Java
17 14 (17.28%) Web Services
18 13 (16.05%) QA
18 13 (16.05%) jQuery
18 13 (16.05%) CSS
18 13 (16.05%) Client/Server
19 12 (14.81%) XML
19 12 (14.81%) HTML5
20 11 (13.58%) WebDriver
20 11 (13.58%) Test Automation

.NET Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Consultant in their job title 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 with .NET Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) Drupal
3 6 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.17%) CMS
4 5 (6.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (6.17%) Node.js
5 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.94%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.23%) Kentico
7 1 (1.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.23%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (24.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
3 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (50.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.23%) DataStage
6 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.23%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Selenium
1 11 (13.58%) WebDriver
2 10 (12.35%) Ranorex
2 10 (12.35%) TestComplete
2 10 (12.35%) WinRunner
3 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.47%) JUnit
5 2 (2.47%) Introscope
5 2 (2.47%) Xcode
6 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.23%) InstallShield
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.47%) German Language
3 2 (2.47%) Games
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (60.49%) ASP.NET
3 22 (27.16%) HTML
4 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
5 14 (17.28%) Web Services
6 13 (16.05%) CSS
6 13 (16.05%) jQuery
7 12 (14.81%) HTML5
7 12 (14.81%) XML
8 9 (11.11%) WCF
9 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (7.41%) JSON
11 5 (6.17%) LINQ
11 5 (6.17%) WPF
11 5 (6.17%) COM
11 5 (6.17%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (4.94%) SOAP
12 4 (4.94%) WF
12 4 (4.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (3.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.05%) Client/Server
3 11 (13.58%) Mathematics
4 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.17%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (6.17%) iPhone
6 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.23%) Open Source
8 1 (1.23%) DTV
8 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.23%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) UNIX
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Phone
2 2 (2.47%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) MVC
2 29 (35.80%) OO
3 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.58%) TDD
4 11 (13.58%) Test Automation
5 10 (12.35%) Test Strategy
5 10 (12.35%) Analytics
5 10 (12.35%) RAD
6 8 (9.88%) Scrum
7 7 (8.64%) Web Development
8 6 (7.41%) Content Management
8 6 (7.41%) OOP
8 6 (7.41%) SOA
8 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.17%) SEO
9 5 (6.17%) Workflow
9 5 (6.17%) OOD
9 5 (6.17%) Pair Programming
9 5 (6.17%) Refactoring
9 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 68 (83.95%) C#
2 44 (54.32%) SQL
3 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 21 (25.93%) VB.NET
5 15 (18.52%) Java
6 11 (13.58%) C++
7 9 (11.11%) PHP
8 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.70%) VB
9 3 (3.70%) Python
10 2 (2.47%) XAML
10 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.47%) VB6
10 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.47%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.23%) VBA
11 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (37.04%) Degree
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.94%) MCSD
4 2 (2.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) Brainbench
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 44 (54.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle
2 8 (9.88%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.17%) Hitachi
4 4 (4.94%) EPiServer
5 3 (3.70%) Open Text
5 3 (3.70%) Sybase
6 2 (2.47%) SAP
6 2 (2.47%) Perforce
6 2 (2.47%) Splunk
7 1 (1.23%) Alterian
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) webMethods
7 1 (1.23%) ESRI
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 30-55k DOE
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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