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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 17553 19216 20933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.42% 18.91% 19.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.37% 46.52% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15480 17432 19023
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
.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
39557 41309 43432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.01% 40.64% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 33766 36067 38319
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 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 October 2014.

.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 24 October 2014. 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 -6 6115 £52,500 +5.00% 697
South East -6 3323 £40,000 - 451
North West -1 1701 £37,608 +7.45% 361
East of England -1 1486 £42,500 +6.25% 198
Yorkshire -1 1436 £36,000 +7.46% 256
South West -1 1290 £37,500 +7.14% 303
West Midlands -1 1118 £37,500 +2.73% 169
East Midlands 0 918 £38,000 +4.10% 114
North East 0 162 £35,000 - 43
Midlands +5 1 £35,000 -12.50%
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28316 (76.68%) C#
2 21050 (57.00%) ASP.NET
3 19773 (53.54%) SQL Server
4 15927 (43.13%) SQL
5 14502 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
6 14214 (38.49%) JavaScript
7 14085 (38.14%) HTML
8 13862 (37.54%) MVC
9 11899 (32.22%) CSS
10 10599 (28.70%) Microsoft
11 8730 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8302 (22.48%) jQuery
13 7416 (20.08%) TDD
14 7395 (20.02%) .NET Framework
15 7247 (19.62%) WCF
16 6305 (17.07%) Finance
17 6140 (16.63%) Scrum
18 5903 (15.98%) XML
19 5888 (15.94%) Windows
20 5660 (15.33%) Web Services
21 5594 (15.15%) OO
22 5461 (14.79%) Degree
23 5259 (14.24%) VB.NET
24 4751 (12.87%) Java
25 4739 (12.83%) MS Excel
26 4667 (12.64%) Visual Studio
27 4320 (11.70%) HTML5
28 4237 (11.47%) T-SQL
29 3954 (10.71%) Software Engineering
30 3851 (10.43%) WPF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3450 (9.34%) SharePoint
2 2696 (7.30%) IIS
3 1586 (4.29%) CMS
4 1029 (2.79%) Node.js
5 896 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
6 881 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 827 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 791 (2.14%) Umbraco
9 496 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 330 (0.89%) Apache
11 262 (0.71%) WordPress
12 244 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
13 236 (0.64%) Tomcat
14 234 (0.63%) WebSphere
15 225 (0.61%) JBoss
16 208 (0.56%) Apache Solr
17 204 (0.55%) Confluence
18 202 (0.55%) NServiceBus
19 183 (0.50%) Drupal
20 173 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 4739 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 720 (1.95%) MS Office
3 387 (1.05%) Photoshop
4 149 (0.40%) InfoPath
5 133 (0.36%) MS Project
5 133 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 88 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 84 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 62 (0.17%) Fireworks
9 59 (0.16%) PowerPivot
10 55 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 42 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
12 31 (0.084%) Mingle
13 16 (0.043%) AutoCAD
14 14 (0.038%) InDesign
14 14 (0.038%) S-PLUS
15 11 (0.030%) XMetaL
16 6 (0.016%) SPSS
16 6 (0.016%) OmniGraffle
16 6 (0.016%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 927 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 224 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 144 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 139 (0.38%) Magento
5 89 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 53 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 36 (0.097%) Visualfiles
8 34 (0.092%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 31 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 28 (0.076%) Tridion
11 27 (0.073%) Oracle Applications
11 27 (0.073%) Maximo
12 26 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
13 25 (0.068%) Agresso
14 22 (0.060%) Summit
15 21 (0.057%) Markit EDM
16 19 (0.051%) Sophis RISQUE
17 17 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
18 16 (0.043%) Sage 200
18 16 (0.043%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1129 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 761 (2.06%) SaaS
3 447 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 200 (0.54%) GitHub
5 181 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 143 (0.39%) Office 365
7 113 (0.31%) PaaS
8 106 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 71 (0.19%) Trello
10 70 (0.19%) IaaS
11 56 (0.15%) Force.com
12 47 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 37 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
14 36 (0.097%) Rackspace Cloud
15 15 (0.041%) Heroku
15 15 (0.041%) Google App Engine
16 11 (0.030%) Google Apps
17 7 (0.019%) Amazon EMR
18 5 (0.014%) CloudFront
19 3 (0.008%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1365 (3.70%) Internet
2 624 (1.69%) Intranet
3 506 (1.37%) HTTP
4 400 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 215 (0.58%) Firewall
6 210 (0.57%) DNS
7 150 (0.41%) Extranet
8 131 (0.35%) SAN
9 125 (0.34%) SMTP
10 114 (0.31%) SSL
11 96 (0.26%) LDAP
12 93 (0.25%) FTP
13 87 (0.24%) WAN
14 84 (0.23%) LAN
15 75 (0.20%) VoIP
16 74 (0.20%) DHCP
17 66 (0.18%) VPN
17 66 (0.18%) NAS
18 49 (0.13%) HTTPS
18 49 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19773 (53.54%) SQL Server
2 3778 (10.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2453 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2179 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2109 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1741 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 1687 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 1429 (3.87%) MySQL
9 916 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 834 (2.26%) NoSQL
11 815 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
12 590 (1.60%) RDBMS
13 526 (1.42%) MongoDB
14 522 (1.41%) Oracle Database
15 519 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
16 389 (1.05%) Big Data
17 334 (0.90%) RavenDB
18 265 (0.72%) OLAP
19 249 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 240 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4667 (12.64%) Visual Studio
2 2761 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2352 (6.37%) NUnit
4 1702 (4.61%) Git (software)
5 1620 (4.39%) Subversion
6 1491 (4.04%) Rhino Mocks
7 1122 (3.04%) Moq
8 877 (2.37%) TeamCity
9 795 (2.15%) Selenium
10 735 (1.99%) MSTest
11 581 (1.57%) JIRA
12 496 (1.34%) SpecFlow
13 421 (1.14%) Cucumber
13 421 (1.14%) ReSharper
14 378 (1.02%) Jenkins
15 257 (0.70%) WebDriver
16 238 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 237 (0.64%) MSBuild
18 219 (0.59%) Eclipse
19 211 (0.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 6305 (17.07%) Finance
2 1732 (4.69%) Banking
3 1425 (3.86%) Marketing
4 1355 (3.67%) Retail
5 882 (2.39%) Advertising
6 867 (2.35%) Games
7 699 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 580 (1.57%) Front Office
9 572 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 491 (1.33%) Law
11 421 (1.14%) Back Office
12 383 (1.04%) Legal
13 319 (0.86%) Publishing
14 314 (0.85%) Manufacturing
15 221 (0.60%) Automotive
16 175 (0.47%) Financial Institution
17 174 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
18 109 (0.30%) Billing
19 107 (0.29%) Music Industry
20 101 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26870 (72.76%) Developer
2 12819 (34.71%) .NET Developer
3 8134 (22.03%) C# Developer
4 5778 (15.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 4552 (12.33%) Senior Developer
6 3471 (9.40%) Software Developer
7 3439 (9.31%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3239 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3030 (8.20%) Web Developer
10 2382 (6.45%) Analyst
11 2120 (5.74%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1754 (4.75%) Junior
13 1589 (4.30%) Junior Developer
14 1545 (4.18%) Architect
15 1442 (3.90%) Software Engineer
16 1335 (3.62%) Senior C# Developer
17 1196 (3.24%) Graduate
18 1062 (2.88%) Programmer
19 970 (2.63%) .NET Web Developer
20 965 (2.61%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21050 (57.00%) ASP.NET
2 14085 (38.14%) HTML
3 11899 (32.22%) CSS
4 8730 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8302 (22.48%) jQuery
6 7395 (20.02%) .NET Framework
7 7247 (19.62%) WCF
8 5903 (15.98%) XML
9 5660 (15.33%) Web Services
10 4320 (11.70%) HTML5
11 3851 (10.43%) WPF
12 3480 (9.42%) Ajax
13 3039 (8.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2469 (6.69%) LINQ
15 2447 (6.63%) WinForms
16 2409 (6.52%) CSS3
17 1914 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 1876 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
19 1790 (4.85%) SOAP
20 1598 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2789 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 1907 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1190 (3.22%) Mobile App
4 1056 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1027 (2.78%) User Experience
6 844 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 801 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
8 784 (2.12%) Open Source
9 768 (2.08%) N-Tier
10 586 (1.59%) Client/Server
11 402 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 395 (1.07%) iPhone
13 388 (1.05%) Hedge funds
14 356 (0.96%) Social Media
15 339 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 334 (0.90%) Derivative
17 293 (0.79%) Algorithms
18 275 (0.74%) Equities
18 275 (0.74%) Blog
19 271 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5888 (15.94%) Windows
2 1270 (3.44%) Android
3 1055 (2.86%) Linux
4 1018 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 647 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 574 (1.55%) UNIX
7 348 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 236 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 218 (0.59%) Windows Phone
10 181 (0.49%) Windows 7
11 168 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 101 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 89 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
14 78 (0.21%) Debian
15 77 (0.21%) Solaris
16 73 (0.20%) Windows XP
17 58 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
18 56 (0.15%) CentOS
19 54 (0.15%) Ubuntu
20 51 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14502 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
2 13862 (37.54%) MVC
3 7416 (20.08%) TDD
4 6140 (16.63%) Scrum
5 5594 (15.15%) OO
6 3954 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 3168 (8.58%) Web Development
8 3141 (8.51%) E-Commerce
9 2887 (7.82%) BDD
10 2550 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
11 2311 (6.26%) Web Application Development
12 2198 (5.95%) Unit Testing
13 1973 (5.34%) OOP
14 1864 (5.05%) Mentoring
15 1849 (5.01%) CRM
16 1754 (4.75%) SOA
17 1664 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
18 1615 (4.37%) Project Management
19 1568 (4.25%) OOD
20 1448 (3.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28316 (76.68%) C#
2 15927 (43.13%) SQL
3 14214 (38.49%) JavaScript
4 5259 (14.24%) VB.NET
5 4751 (12.87%) Java
6 4237 (11.47%) T-SQL
7 2461 (6.66%) VB
8 2131 (5.77%) C++
9 1533 (4.15%) PHP
10 1058 (2.86%) Ruby
11 853 (2.31%) C
12 816 (2.21%) VB6
13 735 (1.99%) PowerShell
14 722 (1.96%) Python
15 706 (1.91%) VBA
16 502 (1.36%) PL/SQL
17 428 (1.16%) VBScript
18 298 (0.81%) Perl
19 295 (0.80%) XAML
20 279 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5461 (14.79%) Degree
2 1202 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 503 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 432 (1.17%) MCSD
5 395 (1.07%) MCP
6 380 (1.03%) MCTS
7 312 (0.84%) MCAD
8 299 (0.81%) SC Cleared
9 283 (0.77%) ISEB
10 178 (0.48%) ISTQB
11 124 (0.34%) MCSE
12 107 (0.29%) PhD
13 85 (0.23%) DV Cleared
14 80 (0.22%) PMI Certification
15 74 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
16 73 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 68 (0.18%) MCITP
18 54 (0.15%) MCPD
18 54 (0.15%) HND
19 51 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1436 (3.89%) QA
2 285 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 277 (0.75%) SLA
4 76 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 53 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 53 (0.14%) WAI
6 51 (0.14%) WCAG
7 32 (0.087%) COBIT
8 23 (0.062%) HL7
8 23 (0.062%) Data Quality
9 21 (0.057%) EMIR
9 21 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
10 20 (0.054%) GAMP
11 17 (0.046%) ISO 9000
12 15 (0.041%) TickIT
12 15 (0.041%) UCITS
13 14 (0.038%) Basel III
14 12 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 11 (0.030%) ISO 14001
16 8 (0.022%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 534 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 210 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 39 (0.11%) Firmware
5 38 (0.10%) vSphere
5 38 (0.10%) Varnish
6 34 (0.092%) VMware ESX
7 28 (0.076%) KVM
8 27 (0.073%) Samba
9 24 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (0.054%) XenApp
11 18 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
12 14 (0.038%) Terminal Services
13 13 (0.035%) Snort
14 10 (0.027%) Xen
14 10 (0.027%) ISA Server
15 9 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
15 9 (0.024%) XenServer
16 8 (0.022%) Oracle RMAN
17 7 (0.019%) NFS
Systems Management
1 245 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 224 (0.61%) Puppet
3 135 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
4 72 (0.19%) Nagios
5 57 (0.15%) ZABBIX
6 56 (0.15%) logstash
7 44 (0.12%) SCOM
8 40 (0.11%) StatsD
9 39 (0.11%) HAProxy
10 35 (0.095%) SCCM
10 35 (0.095%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 34 (0.092%) Opsview
12 31 (0.084%) Kibana
12 31 (0.084%) Vagrant
13 30 (0.081%) Tivoli
14 29 (0.079%) Data Guard
15 25 (0.068%) Norton AntiVirus
16 18 (0.049%) WSUS
17 17 (0.046%) MOM
18 14 (0.038%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10599 (28.70%) Microsoft
2 2982 (8.07%) Oracle
3 688 (1.86%) Sitecore
4 641 (1.74%) Google
5 459 (1.24%) SAP
6 451 (1.22%) Facebook
7 371 (1.00%) EPiServer
8 325 (0.88%) VMware
9 303 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 293 (0.79%) Telerik
11 286 (0.77%) Adobe
12 254 (0.69%) Twitter
13 240 (0.65%) IBM
14 238 (0.64%) Apple
15 227 (0.61%) Business Objects
16 196 (0.53%) HP
17 186 (0.50%) Sybase
18 182 (0.49%) Xamarin
19 166 (0.45%) DevExpress
20 152 (0.41%) Citrix
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