The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 66 39 60
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.55% 5.47% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.03% 11.41% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 4
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
148 184 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.91% 47.92% 39.21%
Number of salaries quoted 101 142 88
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Watford

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Watford

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) CSS
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) MVC
4 10 (66.67%) WCF
4 10 (66.67%) OO
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) Windows
6 8 (53.33%) XHTML
6 8 (53.33%) Web Services
6 8 (53.33%) jQuery
6 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (53.33%) TDD
6 8 (53.33%) Finance
6 8 (53.33%) Scrum
6 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (40.00%) CMS
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) MySQL
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (13.33%) HTML5
10 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
1 2 (13.33%) IPv4
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) CSS
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) WCF
4 8 (53.33%) jQuery
4 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) XHTML
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) WPF
6 2 (13.33%) LINQ
6 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
6 2 (13.33%) Android SDK
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco