Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 15 12
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +28
Permanent jobs citing .NET 220 91 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 22.61% 8.90% 14.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.89% 29.74% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 216 122 150
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £33,750 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,875 £63,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 441 306 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 45.32% 29.94% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 380 281 270
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 191 (86.82%) C#
2 126 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 95 (43.18%) MVC
5 87 (39.55%) Web Services
6 83 (37.73%) SQL Server
7 80 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 75 (34.09%) REST
9 67 (30.45%) SQL
9 67 (30.45%) CSS
10 63 (28.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 62 (28.18%) SOAP
12 57 (25.91%) HTML
13 56 (25.45%) Microsoft
14 55 (25.00%) MongoDB
15 53 (24.09%) Dependency Injection
16 49 (22.27%) Amazon AWS
17 45 (20.45%) SQL Server 2016
18 41 (18.64%) TDD
19 35 (15.91%) jQuery
20 33 (15.00%) WCF
20 33 (15.00%) CRM
20 33 (15.00%) T-SQL
21 31 (14.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 31 (14.09%) PowerShell
22 30 (13.64%) Finance
23 29 (13.18%) Retail
23 29 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 29 (13.18%) KnockoutJS
23 29 (13.18%) Web Application Development

.NET
Co-occurring 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 12 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.64%) CMS
3 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.36%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.91%) DNN
4 2 (0.91%) IIS
4 2 (0.91%) WordPress
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
5 1 (0.45%) JBoss
5 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (8.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 49 (22.27%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (9.09%) Google Play
4 12 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.82%) Firewall
2 14 (6.36%) DNS
3 4 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (37.73%) SQL Server
2 55 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 45 (20.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 31 (14.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (12.73%) NoSQL
6 21 (9.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (7.73%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (7.73%) Power BI
9 16 (7.27%) MS Access
9 16 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (6.36%) SAP Data Services
11 11 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (4.09%) SAP BW
13 5 (2.27%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.82%) OLAP
15 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.45%) OLTP
16 1 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.64%) Visual Studio
3 18 (8.18%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.45%) Subversion
5 11 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.64%) NUnit
6 8 (3.64%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.27%) JIRA
7 5 (2.27%) Selenium
8 4 (1.82%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.82%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio Code
10 2 (0.91%) Xcode
11 1 (0.45%) JUnit
11 1 (0.45%) Maven
11 1 (0.45%) Moq
11 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (13.64%) Finance
2 29 (13.18%) Retail
3 27 (12.27%) Games
4 11 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.45%) Czech Language
5 1 (0.45%) French Language
5 1 (0.45%) German Language
5 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.45%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 188 (85.45%) Developer
2 115 (52.27%) .NET Developer
3 67 (30.45%) C# Developer
4 52 (23.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (19.09%) Senior Developer
6 33 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 25 (11.36%) Senior C# Developer
8 21 (9.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 20 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 20 (9.09%) Digital Developer
10 19 (8.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 17 (7.73%) CRM Developer
12 13 (5.91%) Azure Developer
13 12 (5.45%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (5.45%) SharePoint Developer
14 11 (5.00%) Software Developer
14 11 (5.00%) SQL Developer
15 10 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (4.55%) Lead Developer
16 9 (4.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 87 (39.55%) Web Services
3 75 (34.09%) REST
4 67 (30.45%) CSS
5 63 (28.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (28.18%) SOAP
7 57 (25.91%) HTML
8 35 (15.91%) jQuery
9 33 (15.00%) WCF
10 29 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 29 (13.18%) KnockoutJS
11 26 (11.82%) .NET Framework
11 26 (11.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (9.09%) Ninject
12 20 (9.09%) Node.js
13 18 (8.18%) AngularJS
13 18 (8.18%) HTML5
13 18 (8.18%) MDX
13 18 (8.18%) XML
14 14 (6.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.36%) Mobile App
2 22 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (9.09%) iPhone
4 13 (5.91%) User Experience
5 11 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.09%) Tandem
8 7 (3.18%) BBC
9 6 (2.73%) Spread Betting
10 4 (1.82%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.45%) Fintech
12 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.82%) Android
2 8 (3.64%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.27%) Windows
4 4 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.91%) Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (43.18%) MVC
3 53 (24.09%) Dependency Injection
4 41 (18.64%) TDD
5 33 (15.00%) CRM
6 29 (13.18%) Web Application Development
7 25 (11.36%) ETL
7 25 (11.36%) OOP
8 24 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (10.00%) SOLID
11 21 (9.55%) BDD
12 20 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
12 20 (9.09%) Web Development
13 19 (8.64%) Unit Testing
14 17 (7.73%) Data Modelling
14 17 (7.73%) Kimball Methodology
14 17 (7.73%) OO
15 16 (7.27%) ETL Development
15 16 (7.27%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 191 (86.82%) C#
2 80 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 67 (30.45%) SQL
4 33 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 31 (14.09%) PowerShell
6 16 (7.27%) VBA
7 5 (2.27%) Java
8 2 (0.91%) C++
8 2 (0.91%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.91%) VB
8 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.45%) C
9 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.45%) Python
9 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (10.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.27%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 56 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.09%) Google
3 17 (7.73%) Cognos
4 16 (7.27%) IBM
5 12 (5.45%) SAP
6 7 (3.18%) Virgin Media
7 3 (1.36%) Adobe
7 3 (1.36%) Nintex
7 3 (1.36%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.91%) RedGate
8 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.45%) Dell
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle
9 1 (0.45%) Sage
9 1 (0.45%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.45%) Symantec