The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 16721 19449 19174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.41% 17.67% 18.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.27% 44.89% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14955 17399 17451
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38642 43328 41123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.92% 39.36% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33361 37330 36071
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET
Salary Trend in England

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

.NET Salary Trend in England

.NET
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in England

.NET
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 5725 £55,000 +4.76% 858
South East -5 3409 £42,500 +6.25% 443
Yorkshire 0 1578 £40,000 +6.66% 228
East of England -2 1474 £40,000 -5.88% 157
North West -3 1267 £40,000 +6.66% 333
West Midlands 0 1191 £37,500 - 213
South West 0 1139 £37,500 - 260
East Midlands -2 764 £40,000 +6.66% 126
North East +1 264 £37,500 +15.38% 61
Midlands -8 7 £44,000 +6.66% 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 27277 (78.83%) C#
2 19243 (55.61%) ASP.NET
3 18973 (54.83%) SQL Server
4 15100 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
5 14667 (42.39%) SQL
6 14578 (42.13%) MVC
7 13971 (40.37%) JavaScript
8 13036 (37.67%) HTML
9 10588 (30.60%) CSS
10 9828 (28.40%) Microsoft
11 9371 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7834 (22.64%) jQuery
13 7583 (21.91%) TDD
14 7095 (20.50%) .NET Framework
15 6682 (19.31%) WCF
16 6442 (18.62%) Finance
17 6414 (18.54%) Scrum
18 5805 (16.78%) Windows
19 5140 (14.85%) Web Services
20 5011 (14.48%) XML
21 4820 (13.93%) Degree
22 4790 (13.84%) OO
23 4727 (13.66%) Java
24 4423 (12.78%) HTML5
25 4364 (12.61%) Visual Studio
26 4326 (12.50%) VB.NET
27 4191 (12.11%) T-SQL
28 4099 (11.85%) MS Excel
29 4041 (11.68%) Software Engineering
30 3414 (9.87%) Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2310 (6.68%) SharePoint
2 2263 (6.54%) IIS
3 1470 (4.25%) Node.js
4 1335 (3.86%) CMS
5 839 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
6 646 (1.87%) Umbraco
7 590 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 554 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 400 (1.16%) Apache
10 376 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
11 310 (0.90%) Tomcat
12 237 (0.68%) JBoss
13 225 (0.65%) WebSphere
14 210 (0.61%) Kentico
15 170 (0.49%) NServiceBus
16 167 (0.48%) Drupal
17 163 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
18 141 (0.41%) MS Exchange
19 131 (0.38%) WordPress
20 120 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4099 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 631 (1.82%) MS Office
3 299 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 156 (0.45%) InfoPath
5 148 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 114 (0.33%) MS Project
7 97 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 86 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 69 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
10 44 (0.13%) PowerPivot
11 40 (0.12%) Fireworks
12 35 (0.10%) InDesign
13 30 (0.087%) AutoCAD
14 24 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
15 20 (0.058%) Mingle
16 17 (0.049%) SPSS
17 12 (0.035%) Adobe After Effects
18 11 (0.032%) GNU Octave
19 8 (0.023%) Mathematica
20 7 (0.020%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 791 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 180 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 72 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 67 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 37 (0.11%) Magento
6 31 (0.090%) Markit EDM
7 27 (0.078%) Tridion
8 25 (0.072%) Sophis RISQUE
9 22 (0.064%) WebTrends
10 21 (0.061%) Summit
11 20 (0.058%) RMDS
12 19 (0.055%) assyst
13 17 (0.049%) SAP ERP
14 15 (0.043%) AWD
14 15 (0.043%) Changepoint
15 14 (0.040%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 14 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
15 14 (0.040%) Agresso
15 14 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
16 13 (0.038%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1754 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1022 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
3 817 (2.36%) SaaS
4 192 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
5 189 (0.55%) Office 365
6 146 (0.42%) GitHub
7 122 (0.35%) PaaS
8 101 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 76 (0.22%) IaaS
10 65 (0.19%) Force.com
11 62 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 39 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
13 33 (0.095%) Amazon S3
14 31 (0.090%) Heroku
15 27 (0.078%) Rackspace Cloud
16 22 (0.064%) Google App Engine
17 18 (0.052%) Amazon SQS
18 17 (0.049%) Yammer
19 16 (0.046%) CodePlex
20 14 (0.040%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1022 (2.95%) Internet
2 544 (1.57%) HTTP
3 356 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 323 (0.93%) Intranet
5 209 (0.60%) DNS
6 190 (0.55%) Firewall
7 163 (0.47%) Broadband
8 143 (0.41%) SMTP
9 112 (0.32%) SAN
10 92 (0.27%) WAN
11 81 (0.23%) Network Security
12 73 (0.21%) LAN
13 68 (0.20%) NAS
14 65 (0.19%) SSL
15 64 (0.18%) Extranet
16 63 (0.18%) DHCP
17 62 (0.18%) Wireless
18 60 (0.17%) LDAP
19 55 (0.16%) CTI
20 52 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18973 (54.83%) SQL Server
2 3122 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 2215 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2086 (6.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1608 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1579 (4.56%) NoSQL
7 1568 (4.53%) Relational Database
8 1354 (3.91%) MySQL
9 1190 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 841 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 797 (2.30%) MongoDB
12 769 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
13 486 (1.40%) Oracle Database
14 465 (1.34%) RDBMS
15 438 (1.27%) Big Data
16 292 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
17 234 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
18 196 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 190 (0.55%) RavenDB
20 171 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4364 (12.61%) Visual Studio
2 2907 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2451 (7.08%) NUnit
4 2242 (6.48%) Git (software)
5 1476 (4.27%) Subversion
6 1342 (3.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 1250 (3.61%) Moq
8 910 (2.63%) MSTest
9 877 (2.53%) Selenium
10 813 (2.35%) TeamCity
11 600 (1.73%) JIRA
12 501 (1.45%) SpecFlow
13 413 (1.19%) Jenkins
14 330 (0.95%) ReSharper
15 280 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 230 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
17 199 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 192 (0.55%) MSBuild
19 185 (0.53%) Cucumber
19 185 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 6442 (18.62%) Finance
2 1520 (4.39%) Retail
3 1508 (4.36%) Banking
4 1246 (3.60%) Marketing
5 708 (2.05%) Games
6 676 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 618 (1.79%) Advertising
8 541 (1.56%) Front Office
9 540 (1.56%) Back Office
10 415 (1.20%) Legal
11 404 (1.17%) Investment Banking
12 397 (1.15%) Manufacturing
13 352 (1.02%) Publishing
14 335 (0.97%) Law
15 231 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
16 217 (0.63%) Automotive
17 204 (0.59%) Financial Institution
18 178 (0.51%) Electronics
19 95 (0.27%) Music Industry
20 92 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24960 (72.13%) Developer
2 12493 (36.10%) .NET Developer
3 7393 (21.36%) C# Developer
4 5302 (15.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 4144 (11.98%) Senior Developer
6 3373 (9.75%) Software Developer
7 2674 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2669 (7.71%) Web Developer
9 2623 (7.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2026 (5.85%) Analyst
11 1991 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1689 (4.88%) Junior
13 1652 (4.77%) Software Engineer
14 1557 (4.50%) Architect
15 1505 (4.35%) Junior Developer
16 1183 (3.42%) Senior C# Developer
17 1056 (3.05%) Graduate
18 924 (2.67%) .NET Web Developer
19 894 (2.58%) Lead Developer
20 884 (2.55%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19243 (55.61%) ASP.NET
2 13036 (37.67%) HTML
3 10588 (30.60%) CSS
4 9371 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7834 (22.64%) jQuery
6 7095 (20.50%) .NET Framework
7 6682 (19.31%) WCF
8 5140 (14.85%) Web Services
9 5011 (14.48%) XML
10 4423 (12.78%) HTML5
11 3414 (9.87%) Entity Framework
12 3239 (9.36%) WPF
13 3204 (9.26%) AngularJS
14 3070 (8.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2874 (8.31%) Ajax
16 2288 (6.61%) CSS3
17 2206 (6.37%) WinForms
18 2168 (6.27%) LINQ
19 1765 (5.10%) KnockoutJS
20 1722 (4.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2419 (6.99%) Computer Science
2 1954 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1323 (3.82%) Mobile App
4 1204 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
5 950 (2.75%) User Experience
6 931 (2.69%) Inversion of Control
7 651 (1.88%) N-Tier
8 634 (1.83%) Mathematics
9 587 (1.70%) Client/Server
10 476 (1.38%) Hedge funds
11 451 (1.30%) Management Information System
12 424 (1.23%) Social Media
13 373 (1.08%) Algorithms
14 331 (0.96%) Derivative
15 314 (0.91%) Blog
16 305 (0.88%) Data Structures
17 294 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 271 (0.78%) Social Network
19 226 (0.65%) Equities
20 221 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5805 (16.78%) Windows
2 1283 (3.71%) Android
3 1279 (3.70%) Linux
4 1069 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 599 (1.73%) UNIX
6 526 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 307 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 243 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 192 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 140 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
11 137 (0.40%) Windows Phone
12 124 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 107 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 102 (0.29%) Solaris
15 91 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 78 (0.23%) Debian
17 68 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
17 68 (0.20%) CentOS
18 51 (0.15%) Mac OS X
19 44 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15100 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14578 (42.13%) MVC
3 7583 (21.91%) TDD
4 6414 (18.54%) Scrum
5 4790 (13.84%) OO
6 4041 (11.68%) Software Engineering
7 2950 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2921 (8.44%) BDD
9 2719 (7.86%) SDLC
10 2576 (7.44%) Web Application Development
11 2497 (7.22%) Web Development
12 2182 (6.31%) E-Commerce
13 2029 (5.86%) Unit Testing
14 1700 (4.91%) Mentoring
15 1626 (4.70%) Dependency Injection
16 1620 (4.68%) CRM
17 1595 (4.61%) Project Management
18 1580 (4.57%) SOA
19 1552 (4.49%) Kanban
20 1551 (4.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27277 (78.83%) C#
2 14667 (42.39%) SQL
3 13971 (40.37%) JavaScript
4 4727 (13.66%) Java
5 4326 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 4191 (12.11%) T-SQL
7 2047 (5.92%) C++
8 1987 (5.74%) VB
9 1548 (4.47%) PHP
10 1173 (3.39%) Ruby
11 933 (2.70%) C
12 906 (2.62%) Python
13 798 (2.31%) PowerShell
14 596 (1.72%) VBA
15 577 (1.67%) VB6
16 550 (1.59%) PL/SQL
17 376 (1.09%) Perl
18 348 (1.01%) Objective-C
19 331 (0.96%) VBScript
20 185 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4820 (13.93%) Degree
2 985 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 510 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 335 (0.97%) ISEB
5 316 (0.91%) SC Cleared
6 226 (0.65%) MCSD
7 204 (0.59%) MCP
8 199 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 151 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 106 (0.31%) MCTS
11 92 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
12 90 (0.26%) MCPD
13 86 (0.25%) HND
14 83 (0.24%) MCAD
15 71 (0.21%) PhD
16 70 (0.20%) MCSE
17 68 (0.20%) PMI Certification
18 56 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 48 (0.14%) MCITP
20 40 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1602 (4.63%) QA
2 253 (0.73%) SLA
3 152 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 79 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 71 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 64 (0.18%) HL7
7 32 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 28 (0.081%) COBIT
9 24 (0.069%) GAMP
10 20 (0.058%) Dodd-Frank
11 16 (0.046%) PMBOK
12 15 (0.043%) EMIR
12 15 (0.043%) TickIT
13 14 (0.040%) Data Quality
14 13 (0.038%) WAI
14 13 (0.038%) JTAG
14 13 (0.038%) ISO 14001
15 12 (0.035%) FISMA
16 10 (0.029%) SNOMED CT
17 9 (0.026%) WCAG
System Software
1 477 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 219 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 57 (0.16%) Docker
5 55 (0.16%) Varnish
6 50 (0.14%) Firmware
7 47 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 39 (0.11%) vSphere
9 27 (0.078%) XenApp
10 26 (0.075%) KVM
10 26 (0.075%) Samba
10 26 (0.075%) VMware ESX
10 26 (0.075%) GlusterFS
11 22 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
12 18 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (0.043%) Terminal Services
14 13 (0.038%) VirtualBox
15 12 (0.035%) XenDesktop
16 11 (0.032%) Squid
17 10 (0.029%) Xen
Systems Management
1 365 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 327 (0.94%) Puppet
3 99 (0.29%) Nagios
4 72 (0.21%) Ansible
5 69 (0.20%) logstash
6 65 (0.19%) SCCM
7 59 (0.17%) SCOM
7 59 (0.17%) Graphite
8 55 (0.16%) ZABBIX
9 53 (0.15%) HAProxy
10 51 (0.15%) Vagrant
11 43 (0.12%) StatsD
11 43 (0.12%) Kibana
12 40 (0.12%) Tivoli
13 36 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
14 33 (0.095%) Zenoss
15 29 (0.084%) Pingdom
16 27 (0.078%) Control-M
17 25 (0.072%) WSUS
18 23 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9828 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 2901 (8.38%) Oracle
3 600 (1.73%) Google
4 535 (1.55%) Sitecore
5 530 (1.53%) Facebook
6 369 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
7 332 (0.96%) VMware
8 331 (0.96%) SAP
9 327 (0.94%) Apple
10 321 (0.93%) Xamarin
11 311 (0.90%) Twitter
12 279 (0.81%) Adobe
13 274 (0.79%) IBM
14 230 (0.66%) Sybase
15 223 (0.64%) EPiServer
16 209 (0.60%) Cisco
17 185 (0.53%) Business Objects
18 179 (0.52%) Telerik
19 170 (0.49%) Yahoo!
20 157 (0.45%) Sony
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Yearly Bonus + Holiday + Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Clevedon, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5% pension, bonus, 25 days hols
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 4 hours ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 5 hours ago