The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 13 34 10
Rank change year-on-year +21 -24  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 65 28 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.61% 4.78% 17.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.85% 22.76% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 26 76
Median salary £55,500 £51,750 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.24% +10.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 192 123 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 34.29% 20.99% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 157 92 152
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

.NET
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for .NET in Watford

.NET
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Watford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Watford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Watford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 93 (80.17%) C#
2 79 (68.10%) SQL Server
3 75 (64.66%) ASP.NET
4 61 (52.59%) MVC
4 61 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (45.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (43.97%) JavaScript
7 44 (37.93%) SQL
8 37 (31.90%) HTML
9 36 (31.03%) Web Application Development
10 34 (29.31%) jQuery
11 33 (28.45%) MS Excel
11 33 (28.45%) SharePoint
12 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
12 32 (27.59%) WCF
13 31 (26.72%) AngularJS
14 27 (23.28%) .NET Framework
15 26 (22.41%) TDD
16 25 (21.55%) KnockoutJS
17 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (19.83%) CRM
19 22 (18.97%) CSS
19 22 (18.97%) RESTful
20 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 20 (17.24%) Git (software)
22 18 (15.52%) SharePoint 2010
22 18 (15.52%) VB.NET
23 17 (14.66%) NoSQL
23 17 (14.66%) Entity Framework
23 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2005

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 33 (28.45%) SharePoint
2 18 (15.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (10.34%) CMS
4 10 (8.62%) IIS
4 10 (8.62%) Umbraco
5 6 (5.17%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.86%) Apache
7 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 33 (28.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.17%) MS Office
3 5 (4.31%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (3.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (4.31%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.72%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Firewall
2 4 (3.45%) Internet
3 2 (1.72%) DNS
4 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.86%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.86%) Intranet
4 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (68.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.66%) NoSQL
2 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (9.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (4.31%) MySQL
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.72%) MS Access
7 2 (1.72%) Power BI
7 2 (1.72%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.31%) Moq
4 5 (4.31%) MSTest
4 5 (4.31%) NUnit
5 4 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (2.59%) Subversion
6 3 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.72%) JIRA
7 2 (1.72%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.86%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.86%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.86%) Xcode
General
1 16 (13.79%) Retail
2 15 (12.93%) Music Industry
3 6 (5.17%) Marketing
4 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Finance
6 1 (0.86%) Games
6 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 85 (73.28%) Developer
2 53 (45.69%) .NET Developer
3 38 (32.76%) C# Developer
4 25 (21.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (17.24%) SharePoint Developer
6 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (12.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (12.93%) SQL Developer
7 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (10.34%) C# Web Developer
8 12 (10.34%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 12 (10.34%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
10 8 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Architect
11 7 (6.03%) HTML Developer
11 7 (6.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Junior
11 7 (6.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (64.66%) ASP.NET
2 53 (45.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (31.90%) HTML
4 34 (29.31%) jQuery
5 32 (27.59%) WCF
6 31 (26.72%) AngularJS
7 27 (23.28%) .NET Framework
8 25 (21.55%) KnockoutJS
9 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (18.97%) CSS
10 22 (18.97%) RESTful
11 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (14.66%) Entity Framework
13 16 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (12.93%) Code First Entity Framework
14 15 (12.93%) Node.js
15 10 (8.62%) SOAP
16 9 (7.76%) HTML5
17 7 (6.03%) SignalR
18 6 (5.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.17%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.45%) iPad
4 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.72%) User Experience
6 1 (0.86%) BBC
6 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.86%) FMCG
6 1 (0.86%) iPhone
6 1 (0.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Windows
2 7 (6.03%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.17%) Linux
4 5 (4.31%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.31%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.86%) Android
6 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
1 61 (52.59%) MVC
2 36 (31.03%) Web Application Development
3 26 (22.41%) TDD
4 23 (19.83%) CRM
5 16 (13.79%) BDD
5 16 (13.79%) Web Development
6 15 (12.93%) High Availability
7 13 (11.21%) Scrum
8 10 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.03%) Content Management
10 7 (6.03%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (6.03%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (6.03%) DevOps
10 7 (6.03%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.17%) MVVM
11 6 (5.17%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.31%) Load Testing
12 5 (4.31%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (80.17%) C#
2 51 (43.97%) JavaScript
3 44 (37.93%) SQL
4 18 (15.52%) VB.NET
5 16 (13.79%) VB
6 15 (12.93%) Ruby
7 8 (6.90%) C++
8 6 (5.17%) C
9 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.72%) PHP
11 2 (1.72%) VBA
11 2 (1.72%) XAML
12 1 (0.86%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.86%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.86%) Java
12 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) MCP
2 1 (0.86%) MCTS
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.86%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (4.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.86%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle
3 5 (4.31%) Dell
3 5 (4.31%) Retek
3 5 (4.31%) Sage
3 5 (4.31%) SonicWALL
3 5 (4.31%) Symantec
4 2 (1.72%) Cognos
4 2 (1.72%) IBM
4 2 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe
5 1 (0.86%) Apple
5 1 (0.86%) EMC
5 1 (0.86%) Virgin Media
5 1 (0.86%) VMware
5 1 (0.86%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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