The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 106 189 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.32% 21.14% 25.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.32% 59.06% 71.28%
Number of salaries quoted 114 211 316
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £76,250 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,316 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.29% -  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 224 320 390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 36.60% 35.79% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1600 2382
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Bedfordshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for .NET in Bedfordshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Bedfordshire

.NET
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -1 33 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Luton -13 24 £37,500 -40.00% 1
Dunstable +11 21 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Leighton Buzzard +1 8 £45,000 +69.81% 1
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 180 (84.51%) C#
2 148 (69.48%) ASP.NET
3 126 (59.15%) SQL Server
4 105 (49.30%) JavaScript
5 93 (43.66%) HTML
6 88 (41.31%) MVC
7 87 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (35.68%) Microsoft
9 73 (34.27%) .NET Framework
10 67 (31.46%) Visual Studio
11 56 (26.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (25.82%) SQL
13 54 (25.35%) CSS
13 54 (25.35%) HTML5
14 53 (24.88%) TDD
15 50 (23.47%) jQuery
16 49 (23.00%) WCF
17 48 (22.54%) AngularJS
18 43 (20.19%) WinForms
19 41 (19.25%) WPF
20 40 (18.78%) Software Engineering
20 40 (18.78%) Windows
21 37 (17.37%) ASP.NET Web API
22 35 (16.43%) BDD
23 33 (15.49%) Entity Framework
24 32 (15.02%) Java
24 32 (15.02%) NUnit
25 31 (14.55%) Degree
26 28 (13.15%) Ajax
26 28 (13.15%) C++

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 9 (4.23%) CMS
1 9 (4.23%) IIS
2 8 (3.76%) EPiServer
3 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.94%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.47%) Drupal
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.47%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.10%) SaaS
3 9 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.47%) DHCP
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (59.15%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (6.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.47%) MySQL
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.47%) Power BI
9 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 67 (31.46%) Visual Studio
2 32 (15.02%) NUnit
3 22 (10.33%) Git (software)
4 13 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.23%) Moq
5 9 (4.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (3.29%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.94%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.94%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.94%) JIRA
9 1 (0.47%) Selenium
9 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (9.39%) Finance
2 9 (4.23%) Music Industry
3 5 (2.35%) Banking
4 4 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.41%) Marketing
6 2 (0.94%) Games
6 2 (0.94%) Local Government
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 175 (82.16%) Developer
2 107 (50.23%) .NET Developer
3 92 (43.19%) C# Developer
4 58 (27.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (16.90%) Senior Developer
6 24 (11.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (10.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (10.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 21 (9.86%) Lead Developer
8 21 (9.86%) Senior .NET Developer
9 20 (9.39%) C++ Developer
9 20 (9.39%) Lead C# Developer
10 16 (7.51%) Lead .NET Developer
11 15 (7.04%) Analyst
11 15 (7.04%) Software Developer
12 14 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 14 (6.57%) Software Engineer
13 12 (5.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 11 (5.16%) C++ Software Engineer
14 11 (5.16%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (69.48%) ASP.NET
2 93 (43.66%) HTML
3 73 (34.27%) .NET Framework
4 56 (26.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 54 (25.35%) CSS
5 54 (25.35%) HTML5
6 50 (23.47%) jQuery
7 49 (23.00%) WCF
8 48 (22.54%) AngularJS
9 43 (20.19%) WinForms
10 41 (19.25%) WPF
11 37 (17.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (15.49%) Entity Framework
13 28 (13.15%) Ajax
14 22 (10.33%) Web Services
15 21 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 21 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (8.45%) LINQ
17 16 (7.51%) OpenGL
18 15 (7.04%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.21%) Mobile App
2 18 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.45%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (7.04%) iPad
4 9 (4.23%) Streaming Music
5 7 (3.29%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.88%) User Experience
7 3 (1.41%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.41%) EPoS
8 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.78%) Windows
2 9 (4.23%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.35%) Unix
5 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.94%) Android
6 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.94%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (41.31%) MVC
2 87 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (24.88%) TDD
4 40 (18.78%) Software Engineering
5 35 (16.43%) BDD
6 26 (12.21%) Scrum
7 21 (9.86%) Web Application Development
8 20 (9.39%) Mentoring
9 19 (8.92%) SOA
10 18 (8.45%) Web Development
11 16 (7.51%) MVVM
11 16 (7.51%) Waterfall
12 15 (7.04%) 3D Modelling
12 15 (7.04%) Mobile Development
13 14 (6.57%) DevOps
13 14 (6.57%) Kanban
13 14 (6.57%) Re-Platforming
13 14 (6.57%) SOLID
14 13 (6.10%) Front End Development
14 13 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (84.51%) C#
2 105 (49.30%) JavaScript
3 55 (25.82%) SQL
4 32 (15.02%) Java
5 28 (13.15%) C++
6 27 (12.68%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.69%) Ruby
8 7 (3.29%) Python
9 6 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.88%) VB
11 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.94%) VBScript
13 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.47%) BeanShell
13 1 (0.47%) Perl
13 1 (0.47%) PHP
13 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (14.55%) Degree
2 18 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.88%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Ansible
1 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (35.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.86%) Oracle
2 21 (9.86%) Xamarin
3 9 (4.23%) Perforce
4 6 (2.82%) Citrix
5 5 (2.35%) VMware
6 4 (1.88%) Cisco
7 3 (1.41%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.94%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.94%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.47%) SAP
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 15 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Lantec
Posted: 21 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 27 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 19 days ago