The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 79 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.34% 12.30% 14.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.92% 30.00% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 47
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £46,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.NET
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
240 180 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.60% 41.00% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 165 124 126
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

.NET
Salary Trend in Watford

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

.NET Salary Trend in Watford

.NET
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Watford region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Watford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 77 (68.14%) C#
2 75 (66.37%) SQL Server
3 71 (62.83%) ASP.NET
4 59 (52.21%) JavaScript
5 57 (50.44%) SQL
5 57 (50.44%) Microsoft
6 56 (49.56%) HTML
7 41 (36.28%) CSS
8 28 (24.78%) SharePoint
8 28 (24.78%) jQuery
9 27 (23.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (21.24%) CRM
11 22 (19.47%) Dynamics CRM
12 21 (18.58%) Windows
13 20 (17.70%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
14 19 (16.81%) MS Excel
14 19 (16.81%) SC Cleared
14 19 (16.81%) Security Cleared
15 18 (15.93%) IIS
16 17 (15.04%) Workflow
16 17 (15.04%) HTML5
17 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (13.27%) CSS3
19 14 (12.39%) Process Management
19 14 (12.39%) Project Management
19 14 (12.39%) Responsive Web Design
19 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
19 14 (12.39%) Degree
19 14 (12.39%) Graceful Degradation

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 28 (24.78%) SharePoint
2 18 (15.93%) IIS
3 5 (4.42%) Content Management Server
4 4 (3.54%) Node.js
4 4 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.65%) SugarCRM
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.88%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.88%) JBoss
7 1 (0.88%) Apache
7 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.88%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.65%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.88%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
2 2 (1.77%) PaaS
2 2 (1.77%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.77%) IaaS
2 2 (1.77%) Terremark
2 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) SSH
2 7 (6.19%) DAB
3 6 (5.31%) Firewall
4 4 (3.54%) Internet
5 3 (2.65%) HTTP
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
6 1 (0.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (66.37%) SQL Server
2 27 (23.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.96%) QlikView
5 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.54%) JasperReports
7 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.65%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.88%) DB2
9 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Visual Studio
1 12 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.08%) Grunt
3 7 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.65%) Toad
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
5 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (7.08%) Marketing
2 6 (5.31%) Finance
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (68.14%) Developer
2 26 (23.01%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.70%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.27%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.62%) Web Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Junior
6 11 (9.73%) Consultant
6 11 (9.73%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Junior Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Project Manager
8 8 (7.08%) Systems Developer
8 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) C# Software Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior Web Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (5.31%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Lead Web Developer
11 5 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (62.83%) ASP.NET
2 56 (49.56%) HTML
3 41 (36.28%) CSS
4 28 (24.78%) jQuery
5 17 (15.04%) HTML5
6 15 (13.27%) CSS3
7 11 (9.73%) XML
8 10 (8.85%) LAMP
8 10 (8.85%) RESTful
8 10 (8.85%) WCF
9 8 (7.08%) Laravel
9 8 (7.08%) Yii
9 8 (7.08%) Sass
9 8 (7.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (6.19%) WPF
11 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (5.31%) SOAP
11 6 (5.31%) Web Services
12 5 (4.42%) Ajax
12 5 (4.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Open Source
2 8 (7.08%) User Experience
3 3 (2.65%) Replication
3 3 (2.65%) Blog
4 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.77%) CMDB
4 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.88%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.88%) PDA
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.58%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) Linux
3 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.65%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) UNIX
4 1 (0.88%) zOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.24%) CRM
2 20 (17.70%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (15.04%) Workflow
4 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.39%) Project Management
5 14 (12.39%) Process Management
5 14 (12.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (12.39%) Graceful Degradation
6 13 (11.50%) MVC
7 9 (7.96%) Test Scripting
8 7 (6.19%) TDD
8 7 (6.19%) Content Management
9 6 (5.31%) Web Application Development
9 6 (5.31%) Marketing Strategy
10 4 (3.54%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (3.54%) Volume Testing
10 4 (3.54%) BDD
10 4 (3.54%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (68.14%) C#
2 59 (52.21%) JavaScript
3 57 (50.44%) SQL
4 11 (9.73%) Java
4 11 (9.73%) VB.NET
5 9 (7.96%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.08%) PHP
7 5 (4.42%) VB
8 4 (3.54%) Ruby
9 3 (2.65%) VBScript
10 2 (1.77%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.88%) XAML
11 1 (0.88%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (16.81%) SC Cleared
1 19 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.39%) Degree
3 6 (5.31%) VCP4
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.88%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) cPanel
2 3 (2.65%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.77%) Puppet
3 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.88%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 57 (50.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) Sybase
4 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.54%) Open Text
5 3 (2.65%) Sage
5 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.65%) Siebel
6 2 (1.77%) Google
6 2 (1.77%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.88%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.88%) BMC
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) NetIQ
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £53000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago