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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 90 62 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.82% 12.06% 14.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.86% 28.31% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 82 59 49
Average salary £46,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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
215 219 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.57% 42.61% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 160 165 133
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 27 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Watford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 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 93 (69.92%) SQL Server
2 87 (65.41%) C#
3 83 (62.41%) ASP.NET
4 73 (54.89%) SQL
5 66 (49.62%) JavaScript
6 61 (45.86%) Microsoft
7 60 (45.11%) HTML
8 42 (31.58%) CSS
9 34 (25.56%) SharePoint
9 34 (25.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (24.06%) CRM
11 30 (22.56%) Dynamics CRM
11 30 (22.56%) Relational Database
12 29 (21.80%) Windows
13 28 (21.05%) jQuery
14 25 (18.80%) MS Excel
15 23 (17.29%) Workflow
15 23 (17.29%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (15.04%) SC Cleared
17 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
17 20 (15.04%) Process Management
18 18 (13.53%) Project Management
18 18 (13.53%) HTML5
19 17 (12.78%) Software Engineering
20 16 (12.03%) MVC
20 16 (12.03%) CSS3
21 15 (11.28%) IIS
21 15 (11.28%) Java
21 15 (11.28%) VB.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 34 (25.56%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.28%) IIS
3 7 (5.26%) Content Management Server
4 4 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.01%) Node.js
5 3 (2.26%) SugarCRM
5 3 (2.26%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.50%) JBoss
6 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
7 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.75%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.75%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.75%) CMS
7 1 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
Applications
1 25 (18.80%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (22.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.26%) Sage CRM
2 3 (2.26%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) SSH
2 7 (5.26%) DAB
3 4 (3.01%) Firewall
3 4 (3.01%) Internet
4 3 (2.26%) HTTP
5 1 (0.75%) SSL
5 1 (0.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (69.92%) SQL Server
2 34 (25.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (22.56%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.77%) QlikView
4 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.01%) JasperReports
9 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.26%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.26%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.50%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.75%) DB2
11 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.77%) Grunt
4 3 (2.26%) Toad
5 2 (1.50%) NUnit
5 2 (1.50%) MSTest
5 2 (1.50%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.50%) Moq
6 1 (0.75%) Subversion
6 1 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (9.77%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Marketing
3 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 92 (69.17%) Developer
2 34 (25.56%) .NET Developer
3 24 (18.05%) Senior Developer
4 18 (13.53%) C# Developer
5 15 (11.28%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (10.53%) Consultant
6 14 (10.53%) Project Manager
7 12 (9.02%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.52%) Junior
8 10 (7.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Junior Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Systems Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (5.26%) Lead Developer
11 7 (5.26%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
12 6 (4.51%) .NET Consultant
12 6 (4.51%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (62.41%) ASP.NET
2 60 (45.11%) HTML
3 42 (31.58%) CSS
4 28 (21.05%) jQuery
5 18 (13.53%) HTML5
6 16 (12.03%) CSS3
7 13 (9.77%) WPF
8 12 (9.02%) WCF
9 11 (8.27%) XML
10 9 (6.77%) LAMP
10 9 (6.77%) Yii
10 9 (6.77%) Laravel
10 9 (6.77%) Sass
10 9 (6.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (6.02%) RESTful
12 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (5.26%) .NET Framework
13 6 (4.51%) SOAP
13 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (3.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) User Experience
2 9 (6.77%) Open Source
3 3 (2.26%) Blog
3 3 (2.26%) Replication
3 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.75%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.75%) PDA
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.80%) Windows
2 10 (7.52%) Linux
3 3 (2.26%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.50%) UNIX
5 1 (0.75%) zOS
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) CRM
2 23 (17.29%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (17.29%) Workflow
3 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.04%) Process Management
5 18 (13.53%) Project Management
6 17 (12.78%) Software Engineering
7 16 (12.03%) MVC
8 14 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (10.53%) Graceful Degradation
9 10 (7.52%) TDD
10 9 (6.77%) Content Management
10 9 (6.77%) Scrum
11 8 (6.02%) Web Application Development
11 8 (6.02%) Test Scripting
12 6 (4.51%) Marketing Strategy
12 6 (4.51%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.51%) OO
13 5 (3.76%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 87 (65.41%) C#
2 73 (54.89%) SQL
3 66 (49.62%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.28%) Java
4 15 (11.28%) VB.NET
5 10 (7.52%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.77%) PHP
7 7 (5.26%) VB
8 4 (3.01%) Ruby
9 3 (2.26%) VBScript
10 2 (1.50%) C
10 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.75%) XAML
11 1 (0.75%) Jython
11 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) SC Cleared
1 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.77%) Degree
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.01%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.50%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) cPanel
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.75%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (45.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.52%) Oracle
3 9 (6.77%) Sybase
4 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.01%) OpenText
4 4 (3.01%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (2.26%) Sage
5 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.26%) Siebel
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) NetIQ
6 1 (0.75%) BMC
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