The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 13 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 21 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.71% 13.68% 5.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.43% 26.67% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 7
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 60 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.12% 51.28% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 37
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
West Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Wakefield

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Wakefield

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (81.58%) C#
3 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 24 (63.16%) WPF
4 24 (63.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
6 22 (57.89%) SQL
6 22 (57.89%) WinForms
7 21 (55.26%) Relational Database
8 18 (47.37%) Scrum
8 18 (47.37%) TDD
8 18 (47.37%) WebSphere
8 18 (47.37%) HTML
8 18 (47.37%) CSS
8 18 (47.37%) MQSeries
8 18 (47.37%) RDBMS
8 18 (47.37%) IBM
8 18 (47.37%) CSS3
8 18 (47.37%) HTML5
8 18 (47.37%) MVVM
8 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
10 6 (15.79%) Degree
10 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) N-Tier
10 6 (15.79%) MVC
11 5 (13.16%) Finance
11 5 (13.16%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) C++

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 18 (47.37%) WebSphere
1 18 (47.37%) MQSeries
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 21 (55.26%) Relational Database
3 18 (47.37%) RDBMS
3 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (31.58%) SQL Developer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.26%) DBA
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) WPF
3 22 (57.89%) WinForms
4 18 (47.37%) HTML
4 18 (47.37%) CSS
4 18 (47.37%) CSS3
4 18 (47.37%) HTML5
5 6 (15.79%) Web Services
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.89%) WCF
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.63%) Ajax
8 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.26%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Scrum
1 18 (47.37%) TDD
1 18 (47.37%) MVVM
2 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
2 6 (15.79%) MVC
3 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
3 5 (13.16%) Software Architecture
3 5 (13.16%) Release Management
3 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.53%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) OOP
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 1 (2.63%) OOD
6 1 (2.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) C#
2 22 (57.89%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
4 5 (13.16%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) C++
4 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle