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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 34 6
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs citing .NET 98 48 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.18% 8.03% 21.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.37% 26.52% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 89 45 62
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.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
216 181 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.07% 30.27% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 149 130 94
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £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 7 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Watford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 125 (63.45%) SQL Server
2 119 (60.41%) C#
3 113 (57.36%) ASP.NET
4 112 (56.85%) SQL
5 101 (51.27%) JavaScript
6 83 (42.13%) HTML
7 69 (35.03%) Microsoft
8 60 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (27.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 54 (27.41%) Windows
9 54 (27.41%) CSS
10 42 (21.32%) MVC
11 40 (20.30%) Finance
12 39 (19.80%) Relational Database
13 38 (19.29%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (19.29%) MongoDB
14 34 (17.26%) Java
15 33 (16.75%) MS Excel
15 33 (16.75%) NoSQL
16 30 (15.23%) WPF
16 30 (15.23%) CRM
17 29 (14.72%) Scrum
17 29 (14.72%) Dynamics CRM
18 28 (14.21%) jQuery
19 27 (13.71%) Sybase
20 26 (13.20%) SharePoint
20 26 (13.20%) Degree
21 25 (12.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 24 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
22 24 (12.18%) VB.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 26 (13.20%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.57%) IIS
2 9 (4.57%) Content Management Server
3 5 (2.54%) ColdFusion
4 4 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.02%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.02%) JBoss
5 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (16.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.52%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 29 (14.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Sage CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.05%) SaaS
3 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.06%) SSH
2 6 (3.05%) DAB
3 4 (2.03%) Firewall
4 3 (1.52%) HTTP
4 3 (1.52%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.51%) LAN
5 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (63.45%) SQL Server
2 54 (27.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (19.80%) Relational Database
4 38 (19.29%) MongoDB
5 33 (16.75%) NoSQL
6 25 (12.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (9.64%) Sybase ASE
8 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (4.06%) CouchDB
10 6 (3.05%) QlikView
11 4 (2.03%) JasperReports
11 4 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.52%) SQLite
12 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (1.02%) MS Access
14 1 (0.51%) MySQL
14 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (7.61%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.09%) NUnit
2 12 (6.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (6.09%) Moq
2 12 (6.09%) MSTest
3 11 (5.58%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.06%) Grunt
5 6 (3.05%) Subversion
5 6 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.52%) CocoaPods
6 3 (1.52%) Xcode
7 2 (1.02%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.02%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.51%) JUnit
8 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.51%) Toad
General
1 40 (20.30%) Finance
2 8 (4.06%) Marketing
3 6 (3.05%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 163 (82.74%) Developer
2 73 (37.06%) .NET Developer
3 45 (22.84%) Senior Developer
4 36 (18.27%) Senior .NET Developer
5 33 (16.75%) C# Developer
6 20 (10.15%) Software Developer
7 17 (8.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (8.12%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (7.61%) SQL Developer
9 15 (7.61%) Junior
10 12 (6.09%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (5.58%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (5.58%) Graduate
11 11 (5.58%) Junior Developer
12 10 (5.08%) Project Manager
12 10 (5.08%) Web Developer
13 9 (4.57%) Programmer
13 9 (4.57%) VB.NET Developer
13 9 (4.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (4.06%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (57.36%) ASP.NET
2 83 (42.13%) HTML
3 54 (27.41%) CSS
4 30 (15.23%) WPF
5 28 (14.21%) jQuery
6 24 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (10.66%) Web Services
8 20 (10.15%) WCF
9 17 (8.63%) HTML5
9 17 (8.63%) WinForms
10 15 (7.61%) XML
11 12 (6.09%) Spring.NET
11 12 (6.09%) Castle Windsor
11 12 (6.09%) Ninject
11 12 (6.09%) CSS3
11 12 (6.09%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (6.09%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (5.08%) Hibernate
13 10 (5.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.12%) User Experience
2 12 (6.09%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.57%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.52%) iPad
6 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.52%) iPhone
7 2 (1.02%) Blog
7 2 (1.02%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.02%) FMCG
7 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.02%) NHS
7 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.51%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 54 (27.41%) Windows
2 13 (6.60%) Linux
3 11 (5.58%) Android
3 11 (5.58%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.02%) UNIX
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.32%) MVC
3 38 (19.29%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (15.23%) CRM
5 29 (14.72%) Scrum
6 20 (10.15%) TDD
6 20 (10.15%) Data Modelling
7 19 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (9.14%) Software Engineering
9 17 (8.63%) Web Development
10 15 (7.61%) Dependency Injection
11 14 (7.11%) Kanban
11 14 (7.11%) Web Application Development
11 14 (7.11%) OO
11 14 (7.11%) Project Management
12 12 (6.09%) Process Management
12 12 (6.09%) Workflow
12 12 (6.09%) SDLC
12 12 (6.09%) MVVM
13 11 (5.58%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 119 (60.41%) C#
2 112 (56.85%) SQL
3 101 (51.27%) JavaScript
4 34 (17.26%) Java
5 24 (12.18%) VB.NET
6 11 (5.58%) VB
7 10 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.06%) PHP
9 7 (3.55%) VBA
10 6 (3.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 5 (2.54%) C
12 3 (1.52%) C++
12 3 (1.52%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.52%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.51%) XAML
14 1 (0.51%) Ruby
14 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (13.20%) Degree
2 15 (7.61%) SC Cleared
2 15 (7.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.05%) cPanel
2 2 (1.02%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 69 (35.03%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.71%) Sybase
3 19 (9.64%) Jaspersoft
4 11 (5.58%) Xamarin
5 7 (3.55%) Oracle
6 6 (3.05%) Adobe
7 3 (1.52%) Apple
8 2 (1.02%) Sage
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.02%) OpenText
8 2 (1.02%) Siebel
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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