Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 41 100 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 15.83% 28.25% 30.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.25% 59.52% 74.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 194 272
Bedford median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% -16.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,125 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 77 168 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 29.73% 47.46% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66 161 204
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,475
90th Percentile £71,250 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Bedford

.NET
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for .NET in Bedford

.NET
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Bedford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 36 (87.80%) C#
2 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
3 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) HTML
5 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
6 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
7 18 (43.90%) MVC
8 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
8 14 (34.15%) jQuery
9 13 (31.71%) CSS
10 12 (29.27%) .NET Framework
11 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
12 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (21.95%) Web Development
14 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
14 8 (19.51%) Entity Framework
15 7 (17.07%) HTML5
15 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
15 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
16 6 (14.63%) SQL
16 6 (14.63%) TDD
16 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (14.63%) BDD
17 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (12.20%) Load Testing
17 5 (12.20%) Degree
17 5 (12.20%) Computer Science

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) CMS
1 2 (4.88%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) SaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) NUnit
4 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.44%) Calabash
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
4 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) .NET Architect
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Technical Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Performance Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
3 14 (34.15%) jQuery
4 13 (31.71%) CSS
5 12 (29.27%) .NET Framework
6 8 (19.51%) Entity Framework
7 7 (17.07%) HTML5
8 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (9.76%) WCF
10 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.88%) Silverlight
11 2 (4.88%) Web Services
11 2 (4.88%) WPF
12 1 (2.44%) Apache Cordova
12 1 (2.44%) MFC
12 1 (2.44%) React
12 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.76%) User Experience
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Android
2 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) MVC
3 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.95%) Web Development
5 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.63%) BDD
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Load Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Microservices
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Engineering
8 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) OO
8 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) SDLC
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
9 3 (7.32%) Physics
9 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) C#
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.32%) C++
5 3 (7.32%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.44%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.88%) PhD
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Capita
2 2 (4.88%) Perforce
2 2 (4.88%) Xamarin