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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 28 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 32 69 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.69% 13.32% 12.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.36% 27.38% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 54
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
109 252 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.40% 48.65% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 88 170 126
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 10 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Watford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 80 (86.96%) C#
2 53 (57.61%) SQL
3 49 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 46 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 43 (46.74%) JavaScript
7 35 (38.04%) HTML
7 35 (38.04%) jQuery
8 31 (33.70%) MVC
9 25 (27.17%) Finance
10 24 (26.09%) CSS
11 21 (22.83%) Web Services
11 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
12 19 (20.65%) VB.NET
12 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (19.57%) T-SQL
13 18 (19.57%) WCF
14 17 (18.48%) Scrum
15 16 (17.39%) SharePoint
15 16 (17.39%) MongoDB
16 15 (16.30%) XML
16 15 (16.30%) Windows
16 15 (16.30%) WPF
17 14 (15.22%) Computer Science
18 13 (14.13%) .NET Framework
18 13 (14.13%) Java
18 13 (14.13%) Process Management
18 13 (14.13%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (14.13%) Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) IIS
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 8 (8.70%) MS Project
2 3 (3.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (17.39%) MongoDB
4 12 (13.04%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.09%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.09%) MS Access
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.09%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.87%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.61%) Subversion
4 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.09%) LabVIEW
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) German Language
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (68.48%) Developer
2 39 (42.39%) C# Developer
3 31 (33.70%) .NET Developer
4 25 (27.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.96%) J2EE Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Project Manager
8 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.61%) SQL Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Development Manager
10 5 (5.43%) Software Manager
10 5 (5.43%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.43%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (4.35%) .NET Project Manager
11 4 (4.35%) Programmer
11 4 (4.35%) Project Leader
11 4 (4.35%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (52.17%) ASP.NET
2 35 (38.04%) HTML
2 35 (38.04%) jQuery
3 24 (26.09%) CSS
4 21 (22.83%) Web Services
5 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (19.57%) WCF
7 15 (16.30%) WPF
7 15 (16.30%) XML
8 13 (14.13%) .NET Framework
8 13 (14.13%) Entity Framework
9 12 (13.04%) Hibernate
9 12 (13.04%) J2EE
9 12 (13.04%) JSP
9 12 (13.04%) Spring
10 7 (7.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.43%) CSS3
11 5 (5.43%) HTML5
12 4 (4.35%) REST
12 4 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.04%) EPoS
3 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.17%) FMCG
6 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.09%) NHS
7 1 (1.09%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Windows
2 10 (10.87%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Android
3 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.70%) MVC
3 17 (18.48%) Scrum
4 13 (14.13%) Process Management
5 12 (13.04%) Analytics
5 12 (13.04%) CRM
5 12 (13.04%) Risk Analytics
6 11 (11.96%) Workflow
7 9 (9.78%) Project Management
8 8 (8.70%) Process Improvement
8 8 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.52%) OO
9 6 (6.52%) OOP
9 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.52%) TDD
10 5 (5.43%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (5.43%) DevOps
10 5 (5.43%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 80 (86.96%) C#
2 53 (57.61%) SQL
3 43 (46.74%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.65%) VB.NET
5 18 (19.57%) T-SQL
6 13 (14.13%) Java
7 12 (13.04%) C
8 3 (3.26%) VBA
9 1 (1.09%) C++
9 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) HL7
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.26%) Adobe
2 3 (3.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.09%) Sybase
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + OTE
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago