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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing .NET 94 73 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.60% 12.65% 19.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.32% 30.29% 46.48%
Number of salaries quoted 88 70 58
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,850 £50,000
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
217 241 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.64% 41.77% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 171 196 118
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 April 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Watford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 116 (73.42%) SQL Server
2 104 (65.82%) C#
3 96 (60.76%) ASP.NET
4 88 (55.70%) SQL
5 78 (49.37%) JavaScript
6 64 (40.51%) Microsoft
7 63 (39.87%) HTML
8 48 (30.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 46 (29.11%) CSS
10 39 (24.68%) Relational Database
11 38 (24.05%) Windows
12 33 (20.89%) CRM
12 33 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (20.25%) SharePoint
14 31 (19.62%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (19.62%) Dynamics CRM
15 28 (17.72%) MS Excel
16 26 (16.46%) jQuery
17 25 (15.82%) Finance
18 23 (14.56%) MVC
18 23 (14.56%) Java
18 23 (14.56%) WPF
19 22 (13.92%) Workflow
20 20 (12.66%) Process Management
20 20 (12.66%) SC Cleared
20 20 (12.66%) Security Cleared
21 19 (12.03%) Software Engineering
22 18 (11.39%) HTML5
22 18 (11.39%) Scrum
22 18 (11.39%) VB.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (20.25%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.59%) IIS
3 6 (3.80%) Content Management Server
4 5 (3.16%) ColdFusion
5 4 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.53%) Node.js
6 2 (1.27%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (17.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (19.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) Sage CRM
2 2 (1.27%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) SSH
2 7 (4.43%) DAB
3 4 (2.53%) Firewall
3 4 (2.53%) Internet
4 2 (1.27%) HTTP
5 1 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (73.42%) SQL Server
2 48 (30.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (24.68%) Relational Database
4 16 (10.13%) NoSQL
5 15 (9.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (7.59%) MongoDB
7 10 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (6.33%) Sybase ASE
8 9 (5.70%) QlikView
9 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.53%) JasperReports
10 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.90%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.63%) DB2
12 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (8.23%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.70%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.70%) Grunt
3 6 (3.80%) NUnit
3 6 (3.80%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (3.80%) Moq
3 6 (3.80%) MSTest
4 3 (1.90%) Toad
5 2 (1.27%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.63%) PowerBuilder
General
1 25 (15.82%) Finance
2 9 (5.70%) Marketing
3 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 119 (75.32%) Developer
2 50 (31.65%) .NET Developer
3 31 (19.62%) Senior Developer
4 24 (15.19%) C# Developer
5 22 (13.92%) Senior .NET Developer
6 16 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (7.59%) Consultant
7 12 (7.59%) Web Developer
7 12 (7.59%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.96%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (6.33%) Junior
10 9 (5.70%) Junior Developer
11 8 (5.06%) SQL Developer
11 8 (5.06%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.06%) Programmer
11 8 (5.06%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (5.06%) Systems Developer
12 7 (4.43%) Senior Web Developer
12 7 (4.43%) Lead Developer
12 7 (4.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (60.76%) ASP.NET
2 63 (39.87%) HTML
3 46 (29.11%) CSS
4 26 (16.46%) jQuery
5 23 (14.56%) WPF
6 18 (11.39%) HTML5
7 16 (10.13%) WCF
7 16 (10.13%) CSS3
8 15 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (6.96%) XML
9 11 (6.96%) .NET Framework
10 10 (6.33%) WinForms
11 9 (5.70%) LAMP
11 9 (5.70%) Laravel
11 9 (5.70%) Sass
11 9 (5.70%) Yii
11 9 (5.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (5.06%) RESTful
13 6 (3.80%) Spring.NET
13 6 (3.80%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) User Experience
2 8 (5.06%) Open Source
3 6 (3.80%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.90%) Blog
4 3 (1.90%) Replication
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) PDA
6 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.05%) Windows
2 10 (6.33%) Linux
3 3 (1.90%) Windows XP
3 3 (1.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.89%) CRM
1 33 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.62%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (14.56%) MVC
4 22 (13.92%) Workflow
5 20 (12.66%) Process Management
6 19 (12.03%) Software Engineering
7 18 (11.39%) Scrum
8 17 (10.76%) Project Management
9 14 (8.86%) TDD
9 14 (8.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (8.86%) Graceful Degradation
10 12 (7.59%) Web Application Development
10 12 (7.59%) Data Modelling
11 8 (5.06%) Content Management
11 8 (5.06%) Test Scripting
11 8 (5.06%) Kanban
12 6 (3.80%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.80%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 104 (65.82%) C#
2 88 (55.70%) SQL
3 78 (49.37%) JavaScript
4 23 (14.56%) Java
5 18 (11.39%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.96%) VB
7 10 (6.33%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.70%) PHP
9 6 (3.80%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (2.53%) Ruby
11 3 (1.90%) VBScript
12 2 (1.27%) C
12 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.27%) VBA
13 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (12.66%) SC Cleared
1 20 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.33%) Degree
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.27%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) cPanel
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.90%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 64 (40.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.76%) Sybase
3 12 (7.59%) Jaspersoft
4 9 (5.70%) Oracle
5 4 (2.53%) OpenText
6 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.27%) Sage
7 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.27%) Siebel
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