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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 17916 18558 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.02% 18.58% 19.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.90% 46.43% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15734 16854 19590
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.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
39905 39966 45293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.91% 40.02% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 33831 34890 40054
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 £29,000 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -3 6277 £52,500 +5.00% 701
South East -2 3703 £40,000 - 424
North West 0 1724 £38,500 +10.00% 322
East of England -1 1476 £42,500 +6.25% 219
Yorkshire -2 1342 £36,500 +7.35% 256
South West -1 1168 £37,000 +5.71% 214
West Midlands -1 1120 £37,500 +4.16% 193
East Midlands 0 934 £37,500 +7.14% 112
North East 0 163 £33,500 -8.21% 49
Midlands +4 2 £31,250 -21.87% 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 29210 (76.47%) C#
2 21682 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 20417 (53.45%) SQL Server
4 16550 (43.33%) SQL
5 14954 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
6 14180 (37.12%) JavaScript
7 14084 (36.87%) HTML
8 13880 (36.34%) MVC
9 11880 (31.10%) CSS
10 11052 (28.93%) Microsoft
11 8815 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8366 (21.90%) jQuery
13 7623 (19.96%) TDD
14 7575 (19.83%) WCF
15 7473 (19.56%) .NET Framework
16 6667 (17.45%) Finance
17 6235 (16.32%) Scrum
18 6137 (16.07%) Windows
19 6105 (15.98%) XML
20 5913 (15.48%) Web Services
21 5798 (15.18%) OO
22 5785 (15.14%) Degree
23 5405 (14.15%) VB.NET
24 5076 (13.29%) Java
25 4912 (12.86%) Visual Studio
26 4882 (12.78%) MS Excel
27 4452 (11.65%) T-SQL
28 4319 (11.31%) HTML5
29 4182 (10.95%) Software Engineering
30 4084 (10.69%) WPF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3539 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 2744 (7.18%) IIS
3 1609 (4.21%) CMS
4 953 (2.49%) Node.js
5 915 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
6 891 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 815 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 813 (2.13%) Umbraco
9 524 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 355 (0.93%) Apache
11 267 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 261 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
13 260 (0.68%) Tomcat
14 247 (0.65%) WordPress
15 213 (0.56%) NServiceBus
16 203 (0.53%) Apache Solr
17 191 (0.50%) Confluence
18 180 (0.47%) Drupal
19 160 (0.42%) nginx
20 153 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4882 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 747 (1.96%) MS Office
3 404 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 142 (0.37%) InfoPath
5 139 (0.36%) MS Project
6 135 (0.35%) MS Visio
7 124 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 101 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
9 69 (0.18%) Fireworks
10 60 (0.16%) PowerPivot
11 55 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
12 24 (0.063%) Mingle
13 18 (0.047%) InDesign
14 15 (0.039%) S-PLUS
14 15 (0.039%) XMetaL
15 13 (0.034%) AutoCAD
16 8 (0.021%) Simulink
17 7 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
18 6 (0.016%) Adobe After Effects
19 4 (0.010%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 979 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 242 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 233 (0.61%) Magento
4 156 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 152 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
6 99 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 44 (0.12%) Visualfiles
8 39 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 34 (0.089%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 29 (0.076%) Markit EDM
11 27 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
11 27 (0.071%) Maximo
12 24 (0.063%) Tridion
13 21 (0.055%) Agresso
13 21 (0.055%) Summit
13 21 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
14 19 (0.050%) Sage 200
15 18 (0.047%) BusinessWorks
16 16 (0.042%) WebTrends
16 16 (0.042%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 1075 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 766 (2.01%) SaaS
3 453 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 206 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 197 (0.52%) GitHub
6 130 (0.34%) Office 365
7 109 (0.29%) PaaS
8 97 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 77 (0.20%) IaaS
10 65 (0.17%) Trello
11 58 (0.15%) Force.com
12 50 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 39 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
14 35 (0.092%) Rackspace Cloud
15 20 (0.052%) Heroku
16 16 (0.042%) Google App Engine
17 11 (0.029%) Google Apps
18 8 (0.021%) Amazon EMR
19 5 (0.013%) CloudFront
20 4 (0.010%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1405 (3.68%) Internet
2 620 (1.62%) Intranet
3 526 (1.38%) HTTP
4 393 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 251 (0.66%) Firewall
6 208 (0.54%) DNS
7 138 (0.36%) LDAP
8 137 (0.36%) Extranet
9 116 (0.30%) SAN
10 114 (0.30%) SMTP
11 103 (0.27%) VoIP
11 103 (0.27%) FTP
12 95 (0.25%) SSL
13 94 (0.25%) LAN
14 92 (0.24%) WAN
15 79 (0.21%) VPN
16 70 (0.18%) DHCP
17 55 (0.14%) NAS
18 52 (0.14%) Broadband
19 47 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20417 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 4001 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 2596 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2526 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 2266 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1828 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1789 (4.68%) Relational Database
8 1433 (3.75%) MySQL
9 984 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 869 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
11 789 (2.07%) NoSQL
12 626 (1.64%) RDBMS
13 520 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
14 517 (1.35%) MongoDB
15 505 (1.32%) Oracle Database
16 411 (1.08%) Big Data
17 318 (0.83%) RavenDB
18 282 (0.74%) OLAP
19 268 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 259 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4912 (12.86%) Visual Studio
2 2885 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2432 (6.37%) NUnit
4 1666 (4.36%) Subversion
5 1600 (4.19%) Git (software)
6 1483 (3.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 1110 (2.91%) Moq
8 888 (2.32%) Selenium
9 800 (2.09%) TeamCity
10 749 (1.96%) MSTest
11 594 (1.56%) JIRA
12 525 (1.37%) SpecFlow
13 425 (1.11%) Cucumber
14 410 (1.07%) ReSharper
15 389 (1.02%) Jenkins
16 298 (0.78%) WebDriver
17 257 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 250 (0.65%) MSBuild
19 246 (0.64%) Eclipse
20 209 (0.55%) CruiseControl
General
1 6667 (17.45%) Finance
2 1729 (4.53%) Banking
3 1552 (4.06%) Marketing
4 1368 (3.58%) Retail
5 941 (2.46%) Games
6 888 (2.32%) Advertising
7 732 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 591 (1.55%) Front Office
9 580 (1.52%) Investment Banking
10 575 (1.51%) Law
11 458 (1.20%) Back Office
12 388 (1.02%) Legal
13 354 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 328 (0.86%) Publishing
15 254 (0.66%) Automotive
16 213 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 203 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
18 117 (0.31%) Electronics
19 108 (0.28%) Music Industry
20 104 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27704 (72.53%) Developer
2 13262 (34.72%) .NET Developer
3 8597 (22.51%) C# Developer
4 6098 (15.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 4701 (12.31%) Senior Developer
6 3644 (9.54%) Software Developer
7 3601 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3331 (8.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3075 (8.05%) Web Developer
10 2563 (6.71%) Analyst
11 2222 (5.82%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1713 (4.48%) Junior
13 1590 (4.16%) Software Engineer
14 1581 (4.14%) Architect
15 1538 (4.03%) Junior Developer
16 1427 (3.74%) Senior C# Developer
17 1211 (3.17%) Graduate
18 1207 (3.16%) Programmer
19 1034 (2.71%) Consultant
20 983 (2.57%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21682 (56.76%) ASP.NET
2 14084 (36.87%) HTML
3 11880 (31.10%) CSS
4 8815 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8366 (21.90%) jQuery
6 7575 (19.83%) WCF
7 7473 (19.56%) .NET Framework
8 6105 (15.98%) XML
9 5913 (15.48%) Web Services
10 4319 (11.31%) HTML5
11 4084 (10.69%) WPF
12 3538 (9.26%) Ajax
13 3015 (7.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2625 (6.87%) WinForms
15 2595 (6.79%) LINQ
16 2410 (6.31%) CSS3
17 2131 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 1855 (4.86%) SOAP
19 1821 (4.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 1714 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2990 (7.83%) Computer Science
2 1978 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1229 (3.22%) Mobile App
4 1067 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1022 (2.68%) User Experience
6 937 (2.45%) Mathematics
7 808 (2.12%) Inversion of Control
8 806 (2.11%) N-Tier
9 790 (2.07%) Open Source
10 616 (1.61%) Client/Server
11 401 (1.05%) Management Information System
11 401 (1.05%) iPhone
12 391 (1.02%) Social Media
13 375 (0.98%) Derivative
14 366 (0.96%) Hedge funds
15 359 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 297 (0.78%) Equities
17 281 (0.74%) Fixed Income
18 253 (0.66%) Blog
19 251 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6137 (16.07%) Windows
2 1332 (3.49%) Android
3 1122 (2.94%) Linux
4 1095 (2.87%) Apple iOS
5 627 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 600 (1.57%) UNIX
7 336 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 229 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 205 (0.54%) Windows Phone
10 171 (0.45%) Windows 8
11 158 (0.41%) Windows 7
12 88 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
13 87 (0.23%) Solaris
14 85 (0.22%) Windows XP
15 80 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 79 (0.21%) Debian
17 62 (0.16%) Ubuntu
18 53 (0.14%) CentOS
19 50 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
20 47 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14954 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13880 (36.34%) MVC
3 7623 (19.96%) TDD
4 6235 (16.32%) Scrum
5 5798 (15.18%) OO
6 4182 (10.95%) Software Engineering
7 3332 (8.72%) E-Commerce
8 3281 (8.59%) Web Development
9 2848 (7.46%) BDD
10 2480 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 2382 (6.24%) Unit Testing
12 2304 (6.03%) Web Application Development
13 2027 (5.31%) CRM
14 1963 (5.14%) OOP
15 1961 (5.13%) Mentoring
16 1705 (4.46%) SOA
17 1699 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
18 1641 (4.30%) Project Management
19 1522 (3.98%) OOD
20 1481 (3.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 29210 (76.47%) C#
2 16550 (43.33%) SQL
3 14180 (37.12%) JavaScript
4 5405 (14.15%) VB.NET
5 5076 (13.29%) Java
6 4452 (11.65%) T-SQL
7 2504 (6.56%) VB
8 2303 (6.03%) C++
9 1669 (4.37%) PHP
10 1058 (2.77%) Ruby
11 895 (2.34%) C
12 830 (2.17%) VB6
13 752 (1.97%) VBA
14 729 (1.91%) PowerShell
15 697 (1.82%) Python
16 506 (1.32%) PL/SQL
17 468 (1.23%) VBScript
18 295 (0.77%) Perl
18 295 (0.77%) XAML
19 276 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5785 (15.14%) Degree
2 1437 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 628 (1.64%) MCSD
4 595 (1.56%) MCP
5 553 (1.45%) MCTS
6 545 (1.43%) Security Cleared
7 500 (1.31%) MCAD
8 330 (0.86%) ISEB
9 305 (0.80%) SC Cleared
10 200 (0.52%) ISTQB
11 147 (0.38%) MCSE
12 116 (0.30%) PhD
13 87 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 83 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
15 80 (0.21%) DV Cleared
16 77 (0.20%) MCITP
17 69 (0.18%) PMI Certification
18 58 (0.15%) MCPD
19 54 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
20 49 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1531 (4.01%) QA
2 273 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 253 (0.66%) SLA
4 89 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 57 (0.15%) WCAG
5 57 (0.15%) WAI
6 52 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 42 (0.11%) HL7
8 34 (0.089%) COBIT
9 27 (0.071%) EMIR
10 24 (0.063%) Dodd-Frank
11 22 (0.058%) GAMP
12 20 (0.052%) ISO 9000
12 20 (0.052%) TickIT
13 17 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 16 (0.042%) UCITS
15 14 (0.037%) Data Quality
16 11 (0.029%) Basel III
16 11 (0.029%) ISO 14001
17 9 (0.024%) COREP
System Software
1 537 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 218 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 42 (0.11%) Varnish
5 40 (0.10%) KVM
6 39 (0.10%) VMware ESX
7 38 (0.099%) vSphere
8 33 (0.086%) Samba
9 20 (0.052%) XenApp
10 17 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
10 17 (0.045%) Xen
11 16 (0.042%) Terminal Services
12 15 (0.039%) NFS
12 15 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.031%) Snort
14 11 (0.029%) ISA Server
14 11 (0.029%) VirtualBox
15 9 (0.024%) XenServer
15 9 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
15 9 (0.024%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 260 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 239 (0.63%) Puppet
3 137 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 85 (0.22%) Nagios
5 65 (0.17%) ZABBIX
6 62 (0.16%) logstash
7 55 (0.14%) SCOM
8 54 (0.14%) HAProxy
9 39 (0.10%) SCCM
10 37 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 37 (0.097%) StatsD
10 37 (0.097%) Kibana
11 36 (0.094%) Opsview
12 34 (0.089%) Vagrant
13 29 (0.076%) Tivoli
14 25 (0.065%) Data Guard
15 21 (0.055%) WSUS
16 19 (0.050%) MOM
17 16 (0.042%) HP SIM
17 16 (0.042%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 11052 (28.93%) Microsoft
2 3141 (8.22%) Oracle
3 749 (1.96%) Sitecore
4 645 (1.69%) Google
5 596 (1.56%) SAP
6 435 (1.14%) Facebook
7 375 (0.98%) EPiServer
8 344 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 330 (0.86%) VMware
10 317 (0.83%) Adobe
11 268 (0.70%) IBM
12 262 (0.69%) Telerik
13 260 (0.68%) Business Objects
14 248 (0.65%) Apple
15 227 (0.59%) JD Edwards
16 220 (0.58%) Twitter
17 218 (0.57%) HP
18 207 (0.54%) Sybase
19 198 (0.52%) JBoss
20 195 (0.51%) DevExpress
London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £3000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vocative Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 12 hours ago