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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 15 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 51 47 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.43% 9.69% 19.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.15% 33.81% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 93
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  

.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 195 139 228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 36.04% 28.66% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 160 114 161
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 86 (74.14%) C#
2 68 (58.62%) SQL Server
3 62 (53.45%) ASP.NET
4 58 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
6 46 (39.66%) MVC
7 45 (38.79%) SQL
8 34 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (28.45%) HTML
10 31 (26.72%) Retail
11 30 (25.86%) WCF
12 28 (24.14%) CRM
13 27 (23.28%) AngularJS
14 25 (21.55%) KnockoutJS
15 24 (20.69%) CSS
16 23 (19.83%) TDD
16 23 (19.83%) .NET Framework
16 23 (19.83%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (18.10%) Web Development
18 20 (17.24%) Git (software)
19 19 (16.38%) Web Application Development
19 19 (16.38%) SharePoint
20 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
20 18 (15.52%) jQuery
21 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 15 (12.93%) BDD
22 15 (12.93%) Scrum
23 14 (12.07%) Oracle
23 14 (12.07%) Node.js
23 14 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server

.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 19 (16.38%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.21%) CMS
3 11 (9.48%) Umbraco
4 5 (4.31%) IIS
4 5 (4.31%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (4.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.72%) GIMP
3 2 (1.72%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.72%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.31%) Office 365
2 4 (3.45%) Google Play
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Firewall
1 2 (1.72%) iBeacon
2 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.21%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.48%) RDBMS
4 11 (9.48%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.31%) OLAP
8 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.72%) SQLite
10 1 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.31%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.31%) JIRA
4 5 (4.31%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.31%) Subversion
5 4 (3.45%) NUnit
5 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (1.72%) CocoaPods
6 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.72%) Xcode
7 1 (0.86%) Moq
7 1 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.86%) Selenium
7 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (26.72%) Retail
2 10 (8.62%) Music Industry
3 8 (6.90%) Games
4 6 (5.17%) Marketing
5 5 (4.31%) Finance
6 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (70.69%) Developer
2 47 (40.52%) .NET Developer
3 31 (26.72%) C# Developer
4 26 (22.41%) SQL Developer
5 22 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (11.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.34%) C# Web Developer
7 12 (10.34%) Web Developer
8 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (9.48%) HTML Developer
9 10 (8.62%) Analyst
9 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.62%) SharePoint Developer
10 9 (7.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
11 8 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (6.90%) Architect
11 8 (6.90%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 8 (6.90%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (53.45%) ASP.NET
2 34 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 33 (28.45%) HTML
4 30 (25.86%) WCF
5 27 (23.28%) AngularJS
6 25 (21.55%) KnockoutJS
7 24 (20.69%) CSS
8 23 (19.83%) .NET Framework
8 23 (19.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (15.52%) jQuery
10 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (12.07%) Node.js
12 13 (11.21%) REST
13 12 (10.34%) HTML5
13 12 (10.34%) RESTful
14 11 (9.48%) Entity Framework
15 10 (8.62%) Code First Entity Framework
15 10 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (6.90%) Web Services
17 7 (6.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.17%) iPhone
3 6 (5.17%) Smartphone
4 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.31%) iPad
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) BBC
5 4 (3.45%) User Experience
6 3 (2.59%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.72%) Replication
8 1 (0.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Windows
2 9 (7.76%) Android
3 8 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.72%) Linux
5 2 (1.72%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (39.66%) MVC
3 28 (24.14%) CRM
4 23 (19.83%) TDD
5 21 (18.10%) Web Development
6 19 (16.38%) Web Application Development
7 15 (12.93%) BDD
7 15 (12.93%) Scrum
8 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.62%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.62%) High Availability
10 9 (7.76%) OO
11 8 (6.90%) DevOps
12 7 (6.03%) Content Management
12 7 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.03%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (6.03%) ETL
12 7 (6.03%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.03%) Workflow
13 6 (5.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (74.14%) C#
2 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 45 (38.79%) SQL
4 13 (11.21%) VB.NET
5 10 (8.62%) Ruby
6 9 (7.76%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.90%) VB
8 6 (5.17%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.31%) C++
10 3 (2.59%) Java
10 3 (2.59%) PHP
11 2 (1.72%) C
11 2 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.86%) R
12 1 (0.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) MCP
2 1 (0.86%) MCTS
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) HockeyApp
1 2 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle
3 5 (4.31%) Retek
4 4 (3.45%) Google
4 4 (3.45%) Nintex
4 4 (3.45%) RedGate
4 4 (3.45%) Virgin Media
5 3 (2.59%) Adobe
6 2 (1.72%) Apple
6 2 (1.72%) Dell
6 2 (1.72%) Sage
6 2 (1.72%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.72%) Symantec
6 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.86%) Cognos
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