The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 73 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 5 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.86% 3.72% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 8.00% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
150 150 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.77% 46.44% 52.19%
Number of salaries quoted 91 105 102
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Hertfordshire

.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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Watford

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) C#
3 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 20 (74.07%) CSS
4 20 (74.07%) HTML
4 20 (74.07%) SQL
4 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
5 18 (66.67%) MVC
6 17 (62.96%) jQuery
7 16 (59.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (55.56%) WCF
8 15 (55.56%) Windows
9 14 (51.85%) Finance
9 14 (51.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (48.15%) Degree
10 13 (48.15%) TDD
10 13 (48.15%) Scrum
10 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
10 13 (48.15%) OO
11 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
11 12 (44.44%) XHTML
12 11 (40.74%) Web Services
13 10 (37.04%) CMS
14 8 (29.63%) HTML5
15 7 (25.93%) JSON
15 7 (25.93%) XML
16 6 (22.22%) WPF
17 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (18.52%) CSS3

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (37.04%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Fireworks
2 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
2 4 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.70%) 3ds Max
3 1 (3.70%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
1 2 (7.41%) IPv4
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) FTP
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (14.81%) DTS
3 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (7.41%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) PhoneGap
5 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Web Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Architect
8 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Web Development Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Web Manager
9 1 (3.70%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
9 1 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 20 (74.07%) HTML
4 17 (62.96%) jQuery
5 15 (55.56%) WCF
6 14 (51.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (44.44%) XHTML
8 11 (40.74%) Web Services
9 8 (29.63%) HTML5
10 7 (25.93%) JSON
10 7 (25.93%) XML
11 6 (22.22%) WPF
12 5 (18.52%) CSS3
13 4 (14.81%) Reactive Extensions
13 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (11.11%) Android SDK
15 2 (7.41%) SOAP
15 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (7.41%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.70%) SUSE
4 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) MVC
2 13 (48.15%) TDD
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
2 13 (48.15%) OO
3 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) OOD
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) OWASP
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) HL7
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Adobe
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Macromedia