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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing .NET 49 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.65% 33.04% 21.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 80.33% 62.71% 67.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 27
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.94% 52.68% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 48 58 34
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £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
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 24 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Wakefield

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 55 (75.34%) SQL
2 50 (68.49%) SQL Server
3 40 (54.79%) C#
4 35 (47.95%) .NET Framework
5 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
6 26 (35.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (34.25%) HTML
7 25 (34.25%) CSS
8 24 (32.88%) WPF
8 24 (32.88%) TDD
8 24 (32.88%) HTML5
9 23 (31.51%) CSS3
9 23 (31.51%) Scrum
9 23 (31.51%) WinForms
9 23 (31.51%) VB.NET
10 22 (30.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (27.40%) Relational Database
12 18 (24.66%) WebSphere
12 18 (24.66%) MQSeries
12 18 (24.66%) RDBMS
12 18 (24.66%) IBM
12 18 (24.66%) MVVM
13 17 (23.29%) T-SQL
14 15 (20.55%) Degree
15 14 (19.18%) Release Management
15 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET
16 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
16 13 (17.81%) MVC
16 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (16.44%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (24.66%) WebSphere
1 18 (24.66%) MQSeries
2 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.96%) IIS
4 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.74%) WordPress
5 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.74%) Node.js
6 1 (1.37%) CMS
6 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Office
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) DNS
1 6 (8.22%) DHCP
2 4 (5.48%) VPN
3 1 (1.37%) Intranet
3 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (68.49%) SQL Server
2 26 (35.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (27.40%) Relational Database
4 18 (24.66%) RDBMS
5 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (10.96%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (10.96%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (6.85%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (4.11%) MySQL
11 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.48%) NUnit
2 4 (5.48%) Xcode
2 4 (5.48%) SpecFlow
2 4 (5.48%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (5.48%) Moq
2 4 (5.48%) MSTest
3 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Publishing
3 8 (10.96%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (78.08%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) C# Developer
3 16 (21.92%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.44%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.22%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Business Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Business Objects Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (5.48%) SAP Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Support
7 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) iOS Developer
7 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.95%) .NET Framework
2 25 (34.25%) HTML
2 25 (34.25%) CSS
3 24 (32.88%) WPF
3 24 (32.88%) HTML5
4 23 (31.51%) CSS3
4 23 (31.51%) WinForms
5 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET
6 9 (12.33%) Web Services
7 8 (10.96%) WCF
8 6 (8.22%) jQuery
8 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.48%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (5.48%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (5.48%) Ninject
9 4 (5.48%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (5.48%) Spring.NET
10 3 (4.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.48%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.48%) iPad
2 4 (5.48%) FMCG
2 4 (5.48%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.74%) Social Network
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Social Media
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) TDD
2 23 (31.51%) Scrum
3 18 (24.66%) MVVM
4 14 (19.18%) Release Management
5 13 (17.81%) MVC
6 10 (13.70%) Change Control
7 8 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (10.96%) ETL
7 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.22%) Web Application Development
8 6 (8.22%) BDD
9 5 (6.85%) Software Architecture
9 5 (6.85%) ERP
9 5 (6.85%) Migration
9 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Kanban
10 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (75.34%) SQL
2 40 (54.79%) C#
3 23 (31.51%) VB.NET
4 17 (23.29%) T-SQL
5 10 (13.70%) VB
6 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.59%) Java
7 7 (9.59%) VB6
8 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.85%) C++
9 5 (6.85%) RPG
9 5 (6.85%) X++
10 4 (5.48%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.74%) Ruby
11 2 (2.74%) PHP
12 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) IBM
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle
4 8 (10.96%) SAP
4 8 (10.96%) Business Objects
5 6 (8.22%) Citrix
6 3 (4.11%) Apple
7 2 (2.74%) Facebook
7 2 (2.74%) Twitter
8 1 (1.37%) Ektron
8 1 (1.37%) Percussion
8 1 (1.37%) EPiServer
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