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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 5 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 103 172 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.97% 21.45% 19.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.98% 68.25% 62.06%
Number of salaries quoted 96 151 163
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 184 252 340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 28.53% 31.42% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 162 211 258
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 £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Luton -1 31 £48,000 -4.00% 2
Bedford -6 30 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Dunstable +2 27 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Leighton Buzzard -1 3 £44,000 +0.57% 1
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 222 (78.72%) C#
2 187 (66.31%) ASP.NET
3 135 (47.87%) JavaScript
3 135 (47.87%) SQL Server
4 129 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (44.68%) MVC
5 126 (44.68%) HTML
6 93 (32.98%) AngularJS
7 89 (31.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 85 (30.14%) HTML5
9 77 (27.30%) CSS
10 76 (26.95%) Microsoft
11 72 (25.53%) SQL
12 70 (24.82%) jQuery
13 69 (24.47%) .NET Framework
14 61 (21.63%) Web Development
15 59 (20.92%) Visual Studio
15 59 (20.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 58 (20.57%) TDD
17 51 (18.09%) Software Engineering
18 47 (16.67%) Web Services
18 47 (16.67%) Scrum
19 45 (15.96%) Finance
19 45 (15.96%) Java
20 43 (15.25%) T-SQL
21 42 (14.89%) Windows
22 39 (13.83%) SOA
23 38 (13.48%) MS Excel
23 38 (13.48%) CSS3
24 37 (13.12%) BDD

.NET
Top Related 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 18 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.96%) IIS
3 6 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.77%) JBoss
4 5 (1.77%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.77%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.77%) WildFly
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.71%) CMS
6 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.35%) Confluence
7 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.26%) SaaS
3 6 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.06%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.77%) Wireshark
2 3 (1.06%) Firewall
3 2 (0.71%) HTTP
3 2 (0.71%) LDAP
4 1 (0.35%) DHCP
4 1 (0.35%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (47.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.71%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (20.92%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.03%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.19%) NUnit
5 7 (2.48%) SpecFlow
5 7 (2.48%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.13%) Grunt
6 6 (2.13%) gulp
6 6 (2.13%) JIRA
7 5 (1.77%) Fiddler
7 5 (1.77%) HP UFT
7 5 (1.77%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.77%) Selenium
7 5 (1.77%) Subversion
8 4 (1.42%) JUnit
9 2 (0.71%) Bower
9 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
General
1 45 (15.96%) Finance
2 17 (6.03%) Banking
3 6 (2.13%) Games
4 5 (1.77%) Music Industry
5 3 (1.06%) Marketing
5 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.71%) Automotive
6 2 (0.71%) Electronics
6 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 200 (70.92%) Developer
2 132 (46.81%) .NET Developer
3 118 (41.84%) C# Developer
4 89 (31.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (15.96%) Senior Developer
6 41 (14.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 40 (14.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 38 (13.48%) Senior .NET Developer
9 36 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 33 (11.70%) Analyst
11 23 (8.16%) Angular Developer
11 23 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
12 22 (7.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 22 (7.80%) Web Developer
13 21 (7.45%) Business Analyst
14 15 (5.32%) .NET Web Developer
14 15 (5.32%) Architect
14 15 (5.32%) Software Developer
15 14 (4.96%) C++ Developer
16 13 (4.61%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (66.31%) ASP.NET
2 126 (44.68%) HTML
3 93 (32.98%) AngularJS
4 89 (31.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 85 (30.14%) HTML5
6 77 (27.30%) CSS
7 70 (24.82%) jQuery
8 69 (24.47%) .NET Framework
9 59 (20.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 47 (16.67%) Web Services
11 38 (13.48%) CSS3
12 28 (9.93%) Entity Framework
13 26 (9.22%) WCF
13 26 (9.22%) WinForms
14 23 (8.16%) Ajax
14 23 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
15 22 (7.80%) RESTful
16 14 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 14 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (4.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.45%) Computer Science
1 21 (7.45%) Virtual Team
2 20 (7.09%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.32%) iPad
4 7 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.48%) Linked Data
5 5 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.42%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.06%) User Experience
8 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.35%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.89%) Windows
2 13 (4.61%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.06%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.06%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (44.68%) MVC
3 61 (21.63%) Web Development
4 58 (20.57%) TDD
5 51 (18.09%) Software Engineering
6 47 (16.67%) Scrum
7 39 (13.83%) SOA
8 37 (13.12%) BDD
9 32 (11.35%) DevOps
10 27 (9.57%) E-Commerce
11 24 (8.51%) SOLID
12 22 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (7.80%) Mentoring
12 22 (7.80%) Waterfall
13 18 (6.38%) Front End Development
14 17 (6.03%) Kanban
14 17 (6.03%) Project Management
15 16 (5.67%) Re-Platforming
16 14 (4.96%) Change Management
16 14 (4.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 222 (78.72%) C#
2 135 (47.87%) JavaScript
3 72 (25.53%) SQL
4 45 (15.96%) Java
5 43 (15.25%) T-SQL
6 23 (8.16%) C++
7 10 (3.55%) PowerShell
7 10 (3.55%) Ruby
8 5 (1.77%) C
8 5 (1.77%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.06%) Python
9 3 (1.06%) VB
9 3 (1.06%) VBScript
10 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (10.28%) Degree
2 4 (1.42%) PhD
3 3 (1.06%) CCDP
3 3 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.06%) MCSE
3 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) SDET
3 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 76 (26.95%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.09%) Oracle
2 20 (7.09%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.13%) HP
4 3 (1.06%) Cisco
4 3 (1.06%) F5
4 3 (1.06%) hybris
4 3 (1.06%) VMware
5 2 (0.71%) CA
5 2 (0.71%) Dell
5 2 (0.71%) IBM
5 2 (0.71%) SAP
5 2 (0.71%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.71%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.71%) webMethods
6 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.35%) Perforce
6 1 (0.35%) Sybase
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum benefits inc pension & share ownersh
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bens Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 7 days ago