Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 242 196 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 24.25% 15.86% 20.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.65% 49.00% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 222 219 390
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £58,750 £73,875
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 399 400 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 39.98% 32.36% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 363 306 536
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,000 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +14 128 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Bedford 0 62 £46,250 +26.71% 7
Dunstable -1 23 £58,500 +37.65% 5
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 181 (74.79%) C#
2 174 (71.90%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (57.44%) SQL Server
4 137 (56.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 92 (38.02%) Amazon AWS
6 87 (35.95%) DevOps
7 79 (32.64%) ASP.NET
8 78 (32.23%) TDD
8 78 (32.23%) Microservices
9 71 (29.34%) Microsoft
10 66 (27.27%) MVC
11 62 (25.62%) Visual Studio
11 62 (25.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 54 (22.31%) Analytics
13 53 (21.90%) Big Data
14 50 (20.66%) CRM
15 49 (20.25%) Linux
15 49 (20.25%) SQL
16 44 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 44 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
16 44 (18.18%) Google
17 42 (17.36%) HTML
18 41 (16.94%) JavaScript
19 40 (16.53%) Java
20 39 (16.12%) Mentoring
20 39 (16.12%) Mobile App
21 38 (15.70%) LINQ
22 37 (15.29%) .NET Core
23 36 (14.88%) Elasticsearch
23 36 (14.88%) CQRS

.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 36 (14.88%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (9.50%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.07%) CMS
4 4 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.24%) IIS
5 3 (1.24%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 137 (56.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (38.02%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (12.81%) SaaS
4 12 (4.96%) Amazon EMR
4 12 (4.96%) Amazon Kinesis
4 12 (4.96%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.24%) Serverless
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.41%) IaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Office 365
7 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.31%) Skype
2 7 (2.89%) Internet
3 3 (1.24%) Hyperconnected
4 1 (0.41%) DHCP
4 1 (0.41%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) FTP
4 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (57.44%) SQL Server
2 53 (21.90%) Big Data
3 23 (9.50%) Hadoop
4 15 (6.20%) HBase
4 15 (6.20%) Impala
4 15 (6.20%) Parquet
4 15 (6.20%) Sqoop
5 12 (4.96%) Amazon QuickSight
5 12 (4.96%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.65%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.83%) DB2
11 2 (0.83%) MySQL
11 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 62 (25.62%) Visual Studio
2 32 (13.22%) JIRA
3 21 (8.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (5.79%) Ant
5 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.65%) MSTest
5 4 (1.65%) NUnit
5 4 (1.65%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.83%) Selenium
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
General
1 15 (6.20%) Back Office
2 12 (4.96%) Marketing
3 7 (2.89%) Finance
4 1 (0.41%) Local Government
4 1 (0.41%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 131 (54.13%) Developer
2 90 (37.19%) .NET Developer
3 49 (20.25%) C# Developer
4 34 (14.05%) Senior Developer
5 32 (13.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (11.16%) AWS DevOps
6 27 (11.16%) DevOps Manager
7 24 (9.92%) Senior .NET Developer
8 23 (9.50%) Release Manager
9 21 (8.68%) Software Developer
10 17 (7.02%) Development Manager
11 16 (6.61%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (6.61%) Architect
12 15 (6.20%) Head of Development
13 14 (5.79%) Software Development Manager
13 14 (5.79%) Software Manager
14 13 (5.37%) C# Software Developer
14 13 (5.37%) Software Engineer
14 13 (5.37%) Technical Architect
15 11 (4.55%) Data Analytics Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (32.64%) ASP.NET
2 62 (25.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 44 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (17.36%) HTML
5 38 (15.70%) LINQ
6 37 (15.29%) .NET Core
7 34 (14.05%) WPF
8 31 (12.81%) CSS
9 28 (11.57%) RESTful
10 26 (10.74%) WinForms
11 22 (9.09%) WCF
12 20 (8.26%) AngularJS
13 19 (7.85%) JSON
13 19 (7.85%) SOAP
14 18 (7.44%) Web Services
15 16 (6.61%) Node.js
16 15 (6.20%) Apache Avro
16 15 (6.20%) Kafka
16 15 (6.20%) XML
17 14 (5.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.12%) Mobile App
2 22 (9.09%) User Experience
3 19 (7.85%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.61%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.65%) Social Network
7 3 (1.24%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.25%) Linux
2 5 (2.07%) Windows
3 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (71.90%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (35.95%) DevOps
3 78 (32.23%) Microservices
3 78 (32.23%) TDD
4 66 (27.27%) MVC
5 54 (22.31%) Analytics
6 50 (20.66%) CRM
7 44 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
8 39 (16.12%) Mentoring
9 36 (14.88%) CQRS
9 36 (14.88%) Software Engineering
9 36 (14.88%) Web Development
10 31 (12.81%) Scrum
11 29 (11.98%) BDD
12 28 (11.57%) Service Delivery
13 27 (11.16%) Change Management
13 27 (11.16%) ITIL
13 27 (11.16%) Release Management
13 27 (11.16%) Service Delivery Management
13 27 (11.16%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (74.79%) C#
2 49 (20.25%) SQL
3 41 (16.94%) JavaScript
4 40 (16.53%) Java
5 16 (6.61%) PHP
5 16 (6.61%) Python
6 12 (4.96%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.07%) C++
8 4 (1.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.41%) Ruby
9 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (2.07%) Degree
2 3 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.83%) ISEB
3 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.16%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (6.20%) Apache Flume
1 15 (6.20%) HDFS
2 4 (1.65%) Docker
3 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 36 (14.88%) Kibana
2 15 (6.20%) Oozie
3 1 (0.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 71 (29.34%) Microsoft
2 44 (18.18%) Google
3 14 (5.79%) Capita
3 14 (5.79%) SAP
4 9 (3.72%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.65%) Facebook
5 4 (1.65%) Twitter
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle
7 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.41%) Progress
7 1 (0.41%) Trustwave