Period
to 18 December 2018

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 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 12 2
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 203 119 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 19.01% 11.96% 21.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.08% 40.07% 58.47%
Number of salaries quoted 186 115 406
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.78% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -

.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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 362 297 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 33.90% 29.85% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 328 246 510
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,375 £31,250 £31,225
90th Percentile £66,625 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

.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 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 80 £58,000 +36.47% 19
Bedford -2 56 £40,000 -27.27% 9
Dunstable +3 30 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Leighton Buzzard -5 1 £42,500 -5.56%
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 155 (76.35%) C#
2 120 (59.11%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (47.78%) SQL Server
4 90 (44.33%) ASP.NET
5 88 (43.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 76 (37.44%) Microsoft
7 68 (33.50%) MVC
8 52 (25.62%) Microservices
9 51 (25.12%) SQL
10 47 (23.15%) Amazon AWS
11 46 (22.66%) DevOps
12 41 (20.20%) HTML
13 40 (19.70%) Visual Studio
14 37 (18.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (17.24%) Software Engineering
15 35 (17.24%) Linux
16 34 (16.75%) Big Data
16 34 (16.75%) Analytics
17 33 (16.26%) JavaScript
17 33 (16.26%) CRM
18 31 (15.27%) AngularJS
18 31 (15.27%) ASP.NET Web API
19 30 (14.78%) Web Development
20 29 (14.29%) CSS
21 28 (13.79%) Mentoring
22 27 (13.30%) Scrum
22 27 (13.30%) SaaS
23 26 (12.81%) TDD
23 26 (12.81%) ITIL
24 25 (12.32%) Mobile App

.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 12 (5.91%) CMS
1 12 (5.91%) Umbraco
2 11 (5.42%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.48%) Apache
3 3 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.48%) JBoss
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (43.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (23.15%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (13.30%) SaaS
4 6 (2.96%) Serverless
5 5 (2.46%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.99%) Office 365
7 1 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) DNS
2 1 (0.49%) Firewall
2 1 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (47.78%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.75%) Big Data
3 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.43%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.46%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.49%) HBase
9 1 (0.49%) Impala
9 1 (0.49%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.49%) Parquet
9 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.49%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 40 (19.70%) Visual Studio
2 23 (11.33%) JIRA
3 16 (7.88%) Ant
4 9 (4.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (4.43%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.49%) NUnit
8 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 12 (5.91%) Back Office
2 11 (5.42%) Marketing
3 1 (0.49%) Advertising
3 1 (0.49%) Law
3 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
3 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 121 (59.61%) Developer
2 56 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 46 (22.66%) C# Developer
4 30 (14.78%) Senior Developer
5 28 (13.79%) Big Data Manager
6 22 (10.84%) AWS DevOps
6 22 (10.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (10.84%) DevOps Manager
6 22 (10.84%) Release Manager
7 18 (8.87%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (8.87%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (7.39%) Web Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Lead Developer
11 13 (6.40%) Junior
11 13 (6.40%) Junior Developer
12 12 (5.91%) Analyst
13 11 (5.42%) Project Manager
13 11 (5.42%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (5.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (44.33%) ASP.NET
2 41 (20.20%) HTML
3 37 (18.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (15.27%) AngularJS
4 31 (15.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (14.29%) CSS
6 24 (11.82%) .NET Core
6 24 (11.82%) jQuery
7 23 (11.33%) WPF
8 19 (9.36%) RESTful
9 18 (8.87%) WCF
9 18 (8.87%) Web Services
9 18 (8.87%) WinForms
10 15 (7.39%) JSON
10 15 (7.39%) React
10 15 (7.39%) SOAP
11 14 (6.90%) .NET Framework
11 14 (6.90%) LINQ
12 13 (6.40%) Node.js
12 13 (6.40%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.32%) Mobile App
2 19 (9.36%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (8.37%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.37%) User Experience
4 16 (7.88%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.97%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.48%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.99%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.49%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.49%) Smart City
8 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.24%) Linux
2 15 (7.39%) Windows
3 5 (2.46%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.99%) Android
5 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (59.11%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (33.50%) MVC
3 52 (25.62%) Microservices
4 46 (22.66%) DevOps
5 35 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 34 (16.75%) Analytics
7 33 (16.26%) CRM
8 30 (14.78%) Web Development
9 28 (13.79%) Mentoring
10 27 (13.30%) Scrum
11 26 (12.81%) ITIL
11 26 (12.81%) TDD
12 25 (12.32%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (11.33%) Service Delivery
13 23 (11.33%) Service Delivery Management
14 22 (10.84%) Change Management
14 22 (10.84%) Release Management
14 22 (10.84%) Transition Management
15 19 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (7.88%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 155 (76.35%) C#
2 51 (25.12%) SQL
3 33 (16.26%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.36%) Java
5 12 (5.91%) PHP
5 12 (5.91%) Python
6 7 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.97%) C++
8 3 (1.48%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.91%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.49%) Docker
1 1 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (5.42%) Kibana
2 8 (3.94%) Terraform
3 1 (0.49%) Oozie
Vendors
1 76 (37.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.42%) Google
3 9 (4.43%) IBM
4 8 (3.94%) Cloudera
5 6 (2.96%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.97%) Oracle
7 3 (1.48%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.99%) SAP
9 1 (0.49%) Progress
9 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com