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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 14393 16777 18391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.24% 16.90% 18.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.79% 45.32% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12877 14967 16219
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
36170 37017 40722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 37.29% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31529 32068 34213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 12 February 2016.

.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 12 February 2016. 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 -2 5123 £55,000 +4.76% 803
South East -4 3223 £43,500 +8.75% 461
East of England 0 1219 £42,500 +6.25% 157
Yorkshire -2 1147 £41,000 +9.33% 248
South West -5 1027 £38,500 +2.66% 198
North West -2 1006 £40,000 - 289
West Midlands -5 883 £40,000 +6.66% 221
East Midlands -2 630 £40,000 - 149
North East -1 170 £36,500 -2.66% 41
Midlands +9 2 £48,750 +14.70% 2
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23878 (78.98%) C#
2 16175 (53.50%) ASP.NET
3 15787 (52.22%) SQL Server
4 13495 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
5 13076 (43.25%) MVC
6 12723 (42.08%) SQL
7 12625 (41.76%) JavaScript
8 11186 (37.00%) HTML
9 9520 (31.49%) CSS
10 8401 (27.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8077 (26.72%) Microsoft
12 6646 (21.98%) TDD
13 6540 (21.63%) jQuery
14 6236 (20.63%) Finance
15 5946 (19.67%) .NET Framework
16 5447 (18.02%) WCF
17 5219 (17.26%) Scrum
18 5000 (16.54%) Windows
19 4408 (14.58%) Degree
20 4234 (14.01%) Web Services
21 4155 (13.74%) Java
22 4135 (13.68%) HTML5
23 3968 (13.13%) AngularJS
24 3899 (12.90%) OO
25 3894 (12.88%) XML
26 3693 (12.22%) Visual Studio
27 3591 (11.88%) Software Engineering
28 3564 (11.79%) T-SQL
29 3534 (11.69%) VB.NET
30 3408 (11.27%) MS Excel

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2035 (6.73%) IIS
2 1901 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 1727 (5.71%) Node.js
4 1469 (4.86%) CMS
5 769 (2.54%) Umbraco
6 605 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
7 528 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 409 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 407 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
10 343 (1.13%) Apache
11 262 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
12 258 (0.85%) WebSphere
13 218 (0.72%) Tomcat
14 200 (0.66%) JBoss
14 200 (0.66%) Kentico
15 179 (0.59%) WordPress
16 142 (0.47%) Drupal
17 123 (0.41%) WebLogic
18 109 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
19 101 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3408 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 514 (1.70%) MS Office
3 230 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 136 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 99 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 98 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 76 (0.25%) MS Project
8 72 (0.24%) InfoPath
9 44 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 28 (0.093%) SPSS
11 27 (0.089%) Fireworks
12 21 (0.069%) S-PLUS
13 16 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
14 14 (0.046%) GIMP
15 9 (0.030%) PrintSoft PReS
16 8 (0.026%) AutoCAD
16 8 (0.026%) InDesign
17 6 (0.020%) HipChat
18 2 (0.007%) Adobe After Effects
18 2 (0.007%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 693 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 223 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 91 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 70 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 51 (0.17%) Magento
6 50 (0.17%) Markit EDM
7 49 (0.16%) Visualfiles
8 41 (0.14%) SAP Business One
9 34 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
10 31 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
11 30 (0.099%) Payment Gateway
12 29 (0.096%) thinkFolio
13 27 (0.089%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 23 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
14 23 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
15 22 (0.073%) SAP ERP
16 21 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
17 18 (0.060%) Dynamics GP
17 18 (0.060%) JDE EnterpriseOne
18 14 (0.046%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1830 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 966 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 798 (2.64%) SaaS
4 333 (1.10%) GitHub
5 199 (0.66%) Office 365
6 158 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 100 (0.33%) Google Analytics
8 95 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 90 (0.30%) PaaS
10 82 (0.27%) Force.com
11 81 (0.27%) IaaS
12 43 (0.14%) Yammer
13 40 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
14 37 (0.12%) Heroku
15 29 (0.096%) Amazon S3
16 27 (0.089%) Amazon Kinesis
16 27 (0.089%) OpenShift
17 19 (0.063%) AWS Lambda
18 17 (0.056%) Amazon SQS
19 14 (0.046%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 823 (2.72%) Internet
2 390 (1.29%) HTTP
3 343 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 318 (1.05%) Intranet
5 242 (0.80%) DNS
6 183 (0.61%) Firewall
7 138 (0.46%) SSL
8 136 (0.45%) Network Security
9 119 (0.39%) LDAP
10 116 (0.38%) SAN
11 99 (0.33%) WAN
12 92 (0.30%) LAN
13 91 (0.30%) DHCP
14 72 (0.24%) Extranet
15 67 (0.22%) Broadband
16 61 (0.20%) SMTP
17 53 (0.18%) FTP
17 53 (0.18%) VLAN
18 45 (0.15%) NAS
19 42 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15787 (52.22%) SQL Server
2 2346 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2260 (7.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 2177 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2039 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1631 (5.39%) NoSQL
7 1423 (4.71%) Relational Database
8 1263 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 1087 (3.60%) MySQL
10 801 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 646 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 629 (2.08%) Big Data
13 622 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
14 592 (1.96%) MongoDB
15 495 (1.64%) RDBMS
16 326 (1.08%) Oracle Database
17 261 (0.86%) Hadoop
18 217 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
19 216 (0.71%) Redis
20 197 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3693 (12.22%) Visual Studio
2 2961 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2232 (7.38%) Git (software)
4 2150 (7.11%) NUnit
5 1526 (5.05%) Subversion
6 1181 (3.91%) Moq
7 1178 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
8 954 (3.16%) Selenium
9 911 (3.01%) MSTest
10 835 (2.76%) JIRA
11 792 (2.62%) TeamCity
12 463 (1.53%) Jenkins
13 446 (1.48%) SpecFlow
14 342 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
15 235 (0.78%) Jasmine
16 229 (0.76%) ReSharper
17 201 (0.66%) WebDriver
18 196 (0.65%) Cucumber
19 183 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 164 (0.54%) Grunt
General
1 6236 (20.63%) Finance
2 1692 (5.60%) Banking
3 1267 (4.19%) Marketing
4 1048 (3.47%) Retail
5 838 (2.77%) Telecoms
6 784 (2.59%) Games
7 638 (2.11%) Front Office
8 626 (2.07%) Advertising
9 522 (1.73%) Back Office
10 431 (1.43%) Law
11 428 (1.42%) Investment Banking
12 381 (1.26%) Legal
13 355 (1.17%) Manufacturing
14 345 (1.14%) Financial Institution
15 183 (0.61%) Publishing
16 152 (0.50%) Electronics
17 115 (0.38%) Automotive
18 106 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
19 76 (0.25%) Brand Awareness
20 69 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21535 (71.23%) Developer
2 13702 (45.32%) .NET Developer
3 11174 (36.96%) C# Developer
4 8639 (28.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 5174 (17.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4433 (14.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3556 (11.76%) Senior Developer
8 3203 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3075 (10.17%) SQL Developer
10 2635 (8.72%) Software Developer
11 2196 (7.26%) Web Developer
12 2075 (6.86%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2007 (6.64%) Analyst
14 1855 (6.14%) Senior C# Developer
15 1819 (6.02%) .NET Software Developer
16 1806 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
17 1514 (5.01%) JavaScript Developer
18 1454 (4.81%) Junior
19 1356 (4.49%) Software Engineer
20 1353 (4.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16175 (53.50%) ASP.NET
2 11186 (37.00%) HTML
3 9520 (31.49%) CSS
4 8401 (27.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6540 (21.63%) jQuery
6 5946 (19.67%) .NET Framework
7 5447 (18.02%) WCF
8 4234 (14.01%) Web Services
9 4135 (13.68%) HTML5
10 3968 (13.13%) AngularJS
11 3894 (12.88%) XML
12 3350 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3068 (10.15%) WPF
14 3037 (10.05%) Entity Framework
15 2883 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 2604 (8.61%) Ajax
17 2373 (7.85%) CSS3
18 1872 (6.19%) LINQ
19 1842 (6.09%) RESTful
20 1761 (5.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2538 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 1909 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 1223 (4.05%) User Experience
4 1212 (4.01%) Mobile App
5 1159 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
6 811 (2.68%) Inversion of Control
7 679 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 504 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 472 (1.56%) N-Tier
10 388 (1.28%) Hedge funds
11 374 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 332 (1.10%) Algorithms
13 301 (1.00%) Equities
13 301 (1.00%) Visualisation
14 285 (0.94%) Social Media
15 251 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 249 (0.82%) Fintech
17 238 (0.79%) Data Structures
18 221 (0.73%) Physics
19 218 (0.72%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5000 (16.54%) Windows
2 1120 (3.70%) Linux
3 1051 (3.48%) Android
4 1032 (3.41%) Windows Server
5 878 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 685 (2.27%) Unix
7 476 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 316 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 194 (0.64%) Windows 7
10 132 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 118 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 103 (0.34%) Windows Phone
13 100 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 95 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
15 72 (0.24%) Solaris
16 34 (0.11%) CentOS
16 34 (0.11%) Mac OS X
16 34 (0.11%) Windows XP
17 32 (0.11%) Ubuntu
18 25 (0.083%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13495 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13076 (43.25%) MVC
3 6646 (21.98%) TDD
4 5219 (17.26%) Scrum
5 3899 (12.90%) OO
6 3591 (11.88%) Software Engineering
7 2799 (9.26%) BDD
8 2730 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
9 2497 (8.26%) SDLC
10 2367 (7.83%) Web Application Development
11 2366 (7.83%) Web Development
12 1976 (6.54%) E-Commerce
13 1929 (6.38%) Unit Testing
14 1673 (5.53%) Mentoring
15 1580 (5.23%) OOP
16 1460 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
17 1454 (4.81%) SOA
18 1372 (4.54%) Dependency Injection
19 1353 (4.48%) Kanban
20 1347 (4.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23878 (78.98%) C#
2 12723 (42.08%) SQL
3 12625 (41.76%) JavaScript
4 4155 (13.74%) Java
5 3564 (11.79%) T-SQL
6 3534 (11.69%) VB.NET
7 1905 (6.30%) C++
8 1685 (5.57%) VB
9 1411 (4.67%) PHP
10 1291 (4.27%) Ruby
11 1095 (3.62%) Python
12 732 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 656 (2.17%) C
14 600 (1.98%) VBA
15 582 (1.93%) PL/SQL
16 514 (1.70%) VB6
17 334 (1.10%) VBScript
18 322 (1.07%) Perl
19 304 (1.01%) Objective-C
20 242 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4408 (14.58%) Degree
2 662 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 491 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 364 (1.20%) ISEB
5 269 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 255 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 144 (0.48%) MCSD
8 109 (0.36%) MCTS
9 102 (0.34%) PhD
10 93 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 89 (0.29%) MCP
12 79 (0.26%) DV Cleared
13 73 (0.24%) MCSE
14 71 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
15 68 (0.22%) MCAD
16 65 (0.22%) PMI Certification
17 63 (0.21%) HND
18 57 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 51 (0.17%) MCPD
20 50 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1493 (4.94%) QA
2 219 (0.72%) SLA
3 182 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 101 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 65 (0.22%) MiFID
6 45 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 38 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (0.10%) COBIT
9 28 (0.093%) HL7
10 24 (0.079%) SDET
11 21 (0.069%) TickIT
12 15 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 15 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 7816
12 15 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (0.043%) ISO 9000
14 9 (0.030%) Disclosure Scotland
15 8 (0.026%) GAMP
16 7 (0.023%) MISRA
16 7 (0.023%) SEPA
17 6 (0.020%) MISRA C
System Software
1 588 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 195 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (0.36%) Docker
4 90 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 51 (0.17%) Firmware
6 48 (0.16%) vSphere
7 39 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 34 (0.11%) XenServer
9 31 (0.10%) Xen
10 28 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
11 21 (0.069%) VMware ESX
12 20 (0.066%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 17 (0.056%) HDFS
14 15 (0.050%) XenApp
15 11 (0.036%) iptables
15 11 (0.036%) Terminal Server
16 10 (0.033%) Varnish
17 9 (0.030%) Terminal Services
18 7 (0.023%) Postfix
19 6 (0.020%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 255 (0.84%) Puppet
2 212 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 97 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 82 (0.27%) Ansible
5 78 (0.26%) SCCM
6 60 (0.20%) WMI
7 59 (0.20%) Nagios
8 55 (0.18%) Tivoli
9 45 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 37 (0.12%) logstash
11 33 (0.11%) Salt
12 30 (0.099%) WSUS
13 28 (0.093%) SCOM
14 26 (0.086%) Cobbler
14 26 (0.086%) Kubernetes
15 23 (0.076%) Mesos
16 22 (0.073%) Kibana
16 22 (0.073%) ZABBIX
17 21 (0.069%) Control-M
18 18 (0.060%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8077 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 2561 (8.47%) Oracle
3 545 (1.80%) Sitecore
4 490 (1.62%) Google
5 448 (1.48%) Facebook
6 385 (1.27%) SAP
7 340 (1.12%) Adobe
8 339 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 333 (1.10%) VMware
10 330 (1.09%) IBM
11 323 (1.07%) EPiServer
12 309 (1.02%) Xamarin
13 241 (0.80%) Telerik
14 220 (0.73%) Apple
15 217 (0.72%) Twitter
16 203 (0.67%) HP
17 174 (0.58%) Tableau
18 157 (0.52%) Sybase
19 120 (0.40%) Citrix
20 117 (0.39%) Yahoo!
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