The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 43 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 31 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.34% 1.87% 6.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 1.90% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 22
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
.NET Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
562 525 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.73% 98.13% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 456 379 260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

.NET Developer Salary Trend in Watford

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

.NET Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 77 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (81.82%) C#
2 63 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 50 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 45 (58.44%) HTML
5 45 (58.44%) MVC
6 37 (48.05%) Microsoft
7 36 (46.75%) CSS
8 35 (45.45%) SQL
9 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
10 33 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (32.47%) Scrum
12 24 (31.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (28.57%) MongoDB
13 22 (28.57%) NoSQL
13 22 (28.57%) Windows
14 19 (24.68%) jQuery
15 18 (23.38%) Android
15 18 (23.38%) Xamarin
16 17 (22.08%) MS Excel
16 17 (22.08%) Dependency Injection
16 17 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (19.48%) TDD
18 14 (18.18%) VB.NET
18 14 (18.18%) WCF
18 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (18.18%) CouchDB
18 14 (18.18%) Apple iOS
19 13 (16.88%) WPF

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.49%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 17 (22.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) SaaS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 24 (31.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 22 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 14 (18.18%) CouchDB
5 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) NUnit
1 12 (15.58%) MSTest
1 12 (15.58%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (15.58%) Moq
2 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.49%) Subversion
3 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 45 (58.44%) HTML
4 36 (46.75%) CSS
5 33 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (24.68%) jQuery
7 14 (18.18%) WCF
8 13 (16.88%) WPF
9 12 (15.58%) Spring.NET
9 12 (15.58%) WinForms
9 12 (15.58%) Unity DI Container
9 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (15.58%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (15.58%) Ninject
9 12 (15.58%) Razor View Engine
10 8 (10.39%) Xamarin.iOS
11 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.49%) REST
12 5 (6.49%) XHTML
12 5 (6.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (10.39%) User Experience
3 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.90%) EPoS
5 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Windows
2 18 (23.38%) Android
3 14 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (58.44%) MVC
3 25 (32.47%) Scrum
4 17 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (22.08%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (19.48%) TDD
6 12 (15.58%) MVVM
6 12 (15.58%) Web Application Development
6 12 (15.58%) Kanban
7 8 (10.39%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (9.09%) Process Management
8 7 (9.09%) CRM
9 5 (6.49%) OO
9 5 (6.49%) Workflow
9 5 (6.49%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (6.49%) SDLC
9 5 (6.49%) DevOps
10 4 (5.19%) Migration
10 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.90%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (81.82%) C#
2 35 (45.45%) SQL
3 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.60%) VBA
6 1 (1.30%) C
6 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (48.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.38%) Xamarin
3 5 (6.49%) Adobe
4 2 (2.60%) EPiServer
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