The first table below looks at the demand for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 18 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 Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 25 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 22.12% 18.54% 23.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 67.57% 56.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 18
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.74% 33.11% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 35
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
West Yorkshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

.NET
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

.NET Salary Trend in Wakefield

.NET
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

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

.NET Salary Histogram in Wakefield

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 34 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
3 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (62.50%) C#
5 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (50.00%) WinForms
5 20 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 20 (50.00%) WPF
6 18 (45.00%) CSS
6 18 (45.00%) HTML
7 16 (40.00%) Web Services
8 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
9 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (32.50%) TDD
10 13 (32.50%) Windows
10 13 (32.50%) Scrum
11 11 (27.50%) RDBMS
11 11 (27.50%) IBM
11 11 (27.50%) MQSeries
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
11 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (27.50%) MVVM
11 11 (27.50%) HTML5
11 11 (27.50%) CSS3
11 11 (27.50%) Change Control
11 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
12 10 (25.00%) Manufacturing
13 9 (22.50%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (22.50%) Project Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 11 (27.50%) MQSeries
1 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.50%) IIS
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.00%) Node.js
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) Wireless
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (27.50%) RDBMS
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
4 9 (22.50%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) Xcode
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Developer
4 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Developer
6 3 (7.50%) iOS Developer
6 3 (7.50%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.00%) DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 20 (50.00%) WinForms
1 20 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 20 (50.00%) WPF
2 18 (45.00%) CSS
2 18 (45.00%) HTML
3 16 (40.00%) Web Services
4 11 (27.50%) HTML5
4 11 (27.50%) CSS3
5 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (12.50%) WCF
6 5 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (7.50%) Ajax
8 2 (5.00%) Classic ASP
8 2 (5.00%) XSLT
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.00%) RESTful
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Replication
1 2 (5.00%) Social Network
1 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) FMCG
2 1 (2.50%) GIS
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) TDD
1 13 (32.50%) Scrum
2 11 (27.50%) MVVM
2 11 (27.50%) Change Control
3 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
5 3 (7.50%) Release Management
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.00%) ETL
6 2 (5.00%) ERP
6 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) BDD
6 2 (5.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) C#
3 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (17.50%) VB
6 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.50%) Objective-C
7 3 (7.50%) VB6
7 3 (7.50%) RPG
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.50%) X++
9 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 2 (5.00%) Facebook
4 2 (5.00%) Twitter
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Capita
5 1 (2.50%) Ektron
5 1 (2.50%) Percussion
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