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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 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 17301 20412 20207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.72% 18.44% 19.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.08% 45.67% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15424 18006 18426
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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
39246 44699 42093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.93% 40.39% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33714 37895 37002
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 5747 £55,000 +4.76% 813
South East -4 3686 £42,500 +6.25% 489
Yorkshire 0 1544 £40,000 +6.66% 236
East of England -3 1450 £42,000 +5.00% 212
North West -1 1429 £40,000 +6.66% 319
West Midlands +1 1305 £38,500 +2.66% 247
South West 0 1150 £37,500 +4.16% 219
East Midlands -1 807 £40,000 +1.26% 132
North East 0 269 £37,500 +15.38% 56
Midlands 0 5 £43,500 +5.45% 2
South Coast +1 1 - -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 26474 (78.24%) C#
2 18971 (56.07%) ASP.NET
3 18235 (53.89%) SQL Server
4 14374 (42.48%) SQL
5 14311 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
6 13982 (41.32%) MVC
7 13642 (40.32%) JavaScript
8 12739 (37.65%) HTML
9 10650 (31.47%) CSS
10 9583 (28.32%) Microsoft
11 8793 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7639 (22.58%) jQuery
13 7259 (21.45%) TDD
14 6941 (20.51%) .NET Framework
15 6348 (18.76%) WCF
16 6068 (17.93%) Scrum
17 6020 (17.79%) Finance
18 5603 (16.56%) Windows
19 5151 (15.22%) XML
20 5145 (15.21%) Web Services
21 4950 (14.63%) OO
22 4703 (13.90%) Degree
23 4545 (13.43%) VB.NET
24 4434 (13.10%) Java
25 4269 (12.62%) HTML5
26 4230 (12.50%) Visual Studio
27 4090 (12.09%) Software Engineering
28 4068 (12.02%) MS Excel
29 3924 (11.60%) T-SQL
30 3282 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2473 (7.31%) SharePoint
2 2262 (6.68%) IIS
3 1448 (4.28%) CMS
4 1310 (3.87%) Node.js
5 833 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
6 684 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 663 (1.96%) Umbraco
8 642 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 412 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
10 355 (1.05%) Apache
11 296 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 218 (0.64%) WebSphere
13 215 (0.64%) NServiceBus
14 203 (0.60%) Kentico
15 191 (0.56%) JBoss
16 178 (0.53%) Drupal
17 174 (0.51%) WordPress
18 161 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
19 157 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
20 147 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4068 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 701 (2.07%) MS Office
3 308 (0.91%) Photoshop
4 163 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 159 (0.47%) InfoPath
6 123 (0.36%) MS Project
7 104 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 88 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 67 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
10 37 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 33 (0.098%) Fireworks
12 31 (0.092%) PowerPivot
13 26 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
14 24 (0.071%) InDesign
15 15 (0.044%) SPSS
15 15 (0.044%) Mingle
16 9 (0.027%) GNU Octave
17 8 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
18 7 (0.021%) CPLEX
19 6 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 778 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 160 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 80 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 52 (0.15%) Magento
5 49 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 32 (0.095%) Tridion
7 29 (0.086%) Sophis RISQUE
8 21 (0.062%) Summit
8 21 (0.062%) assyst
9 18 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
10 17 (0.050%) Sage 200
10 17 (0.050%) RMDS
10 17 (0.050%) Markit EDM
11 16 (0.047%) Agresso
12 14 (0.041%) Oracle BPM
13 13 (0.038%) Sage 50
14 11 (0.033%) Oracle General Ledger
14 11 (0.033%) Changepoint
14 11 (0.033%) WebTrends
14 11 (0.033%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1593 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 951 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 713 (2.11%) SaaS
4 207 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 207 (0.61%) Office 365
5 128 (0.38%) GitHub
6 101 (0.30%) PaaS
7 86 (0.25%) IaaS
8 79 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 68 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 62 (0.18%) Force.com
11 46 (0.14%) Amazon S3
12 35 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
13 34 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
14 27 (0.080%) Amazon SQS
15 23 (0.068%) Yammer
16 17 (0.050%) Google App Engine
17 16 (0.047%) Google Apps
17 16 (0.047%) Heroku
18 14 (0.041%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1128 (3.33%) Internet
2 606 (1.79%) HTTP
3 413 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 347 (1.03%) Intranet
5 208 (0.61%) DNS
6 193 (0.57%) Firewall
7 144 (0.43%) SAN
8 124 (0.37%) WAN
9 122 (0.36%) Broadband
10 110 (0.33%) SMTP
11 105 (0.31%) LAN
12 81 (0.24%) SSL
13 80 (0.24%) NAS
14 79 (0.23%) Extranet
15 73 (0.22%) DHCP
16 70 (0.21%) Wireless
17 68 (0.20%) FTP
18 59 (0.17%) LDAP
19 54 (0.16%) VPN
20 50 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18235 (53.89%) SQL Server
2 3282 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2000 (5.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1778 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1606 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1467 (4.34%) Relational Database
7 1438 (4.25%) NoSQL
8 1340 (3.96%) MySQL
9 1222 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 747 (2.21%) MongoDB
11 727 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 685 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
13 469 (1.39%) Big Data
14 465 (1.37%) RDBMS
15 418 (1.24%) Oracle Database
16 328 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
17 248 (0.73%) RavenDB
18 208 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
19 192 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 186 (0.55%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4230 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2795 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2382 (7.04%) NUnit
4 2015 (5.96%) Git (software)
5 1469 (4.34%) Subversion
6 1324 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
7 1204 (3.56%) Moq
8 840 (2.48%) MSTest
9 803 (2.37%) Selenium
10 755 (2.23%) TeamCity
11 595 (1.76%) JIRA
12 499 (1.47%) SpecFlow
13 367 (1.08%) Jenkins
14 343 (1.01%) ReSharper
15 255 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 205 (0.61%) WebDriver
17 203 (0.60%) Cucumber
18 194 (0.57%) CruiseControl
18 194 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
19 177 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6020 (17.79%) Finance
2 1476 (4.36%) Banking
3 1346 (3.98%) Retail
4 1288 (3.81%) Marketing
5 773 (2.28%) Advertising
6 664 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 640 (1.89%) Games
8 494 (1.46%) Front Office
9 472 (1.39%) Back Office
10 446 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 398 (1.18%) Legal
12 294 (0.87%) Law
13 279 (0.82%) Publishing
14 276 (0.82%) Manufacturing
15 191 (0.56%) Automotive
16 189 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
17 168 (0.50%) Electronics
18 161 (0.48%) Financial Institution
19 100 (0.30%) Billing
20 80 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24527 (72.49%) Developer
2 12038 (35.58%) .NET Developer
3 7308 (21.60%) C# Developer
4 5231 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 4012 (11.86%) Senior Developer
6 3345 (9.89%) Software Developer
7 2808 (8.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2805 (8.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2608 (7.71%) Web Developer
10 2022 (5.98%) Analyst
11 1879 (5.55%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1666 (4.92%) Junior
13 1571 (4.64%) Software Engineer
14 1478 (4.37%) Architect
14 1478 (4.37%) Junior Developer
15 1100 (3.25%) Senior C# Developer
16 933 (2.76%) Graduate
17 919 (2.72%) .NET Web Developer
18 857 (2.53%) Applications Support
19 855 (2.53%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18971 (56.07%) ASP.NET
2 12739 (37.65%) HTML
3 10650 (31.47%) CSS
4 8793 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7639 (22.58%) jQuery
6 6941 (20.51%) .NET Framework
7 6348 (18.76%) WCF
8 5151 (15.22%) XML
9 5145 (15.21%) Web Services
10 4269 (12.62%) HTML5
11 3175 (9.38%) WPF
12 3161 (9.34%) Entity Framework
13 3113 (9.20%) Ajax
14 2773 (8.20%) AngularJS
15 2609 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web API
16 2230 (6.59%) CSS3
17 2161 (6.39%) WinForms
18 2102 (6.21%) LINQ
19 1703 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 1627 (4.81%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2235 (6.61%) Computer Science
2 2088 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1333 (3.94%) Mobile App
4 1170 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
5 897 (2.65%) User Experience
6 891 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
7 783 (2.31%) Open Source
8 724 (2.14%) N-Tier
9 589 (1.74%) Mathematics
10 562 (1.66%) Client/Server
11 447 (1.32%) Hedge funds
12 426 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 385 (1.14%) Social Media
14 345 (1.02%) Algorithms
15 326 (0.96%) Blog
16 304 (0.90%) Derivative
17 285 (0.84%) Data Structures
18 256 (0.76%) Social Network
19 248 (0.73%) iPhone
20 247 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5603 (16.56%) Windows
2 1245 (3.68%) Android
3 1200 (3.55%) Linux
4 1041 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 558 (1.65%) UNIX
6 497 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 255 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 230 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 221 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 142 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 129 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
12 117 (0.35%) Windows Phone
13 108 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 85 (0.25%) Ubuntu
15 83 (0.25%) Solaris
16 71 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
17 61 (0.18%) Debian
18 55 (0.16%) Mac OS X
19 54 (0.16%) CentOS
20 33 (0.098%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14311 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13982 (41.32%) MVC
3 7259 (21.45%) TDD
4 6068 (17.93%) Scrum
5 4950 (14.63%) OO
6 4090 (12.09%) Software Engineering
7 2787 (8.24%) BDD
8 2675 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
9 2604 (7.70%) Web Development
10 2531 (7.48%) Web Application Development
11 2124 (6.28%) E-Commerce
12 1956 (5.78%) Unit Testing
13 1624 (4.80%) Mentoring
14 1606 (4.75%) OOP
15 1561 (4.61%) SOA
16 1513 (4.47%) CRM
17 1476 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
18 1475 (4.36%) Project Management
19 1403 (4.15%) Kanban
20 1379 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 26474 (78.24%) C#
2 14374 (42.48%) SQL
3 13642 (40.32%) JavaScript
4 4545 (13.43%) VB.NET
5 4434 (13.10%) Java
6 3924 (11.60%) T-SQL
7 2075 (6.13%) VB
8 1923 (5.68%) C++
9 1620 (4.79%) PHP
10 1091 (3.22%) Ruby
11 819 (2.42%) Python
12 790 (2.33%) C
13 748 (2.21%) PowerShell
14 673 (1.99%) VB6
15 561 (1.66%) VBA
16 531 (1.57%) PL/SQL
17 359 (1.06%) Objective-C
18 355 (1.05%) Perl
19 284 (0.84%) VBScript
20 160 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4703 (13.90%) Degree
2 1012 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 483 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 363 (1.07%) ISEB
5 302 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 257 (0.76%) MCSD
7 212 (0.63%) MCP
8 210 (0.62%) ISTQB
9 126 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 124 (0.37%) MCTS
11 105 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 100 (0.30%) MCSE
13 89 (0.26%) MCAD
14 82 (0.24%) PhD
15 81 (0.24%) MCPD
16 79 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
17 73 (0.22%) HND
18 66 (0.20%) PMI Certification
19 60 (0.18%) MCITP
20 45 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1496 (4.42%) QA
2 238 (0.70%) SLA
3 214 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 89 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 70 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 46 (0.14%) HL7
7 28 (0.083%) PMBOK
8 27 (0.080%) JTAG
8 27 (0.080%) COBIT
9 25 (0.074%) FISMA
10 23 (0.068%) WAI
10 23 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 20 (0.059%) Data Quality
12 15 (0.044%) WCAG
13 13 (0.038%) ISO 8583
13 13 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
14 11 (0.033%) TickIT
14 11 (0.033%) ISO 14001
15 10 (0.030%) EMIR
16 9 (0.027%) Section 508
System Software
1 562 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 304 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 162 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 72 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
5 71 (0.21%) Firmware
6 49 (0.14%) Varnish
7 41 (0.12%) vSphere
8 37 (0.11%) XenApp
9 35 (0.10%) Docker
10 30 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
10 30 (0.089%) VMware ESX
11 20 (0.059%) KVM
12 18 (0.053%) Samba
12 18 (0.053%) GlusterFS
13 17 (0.050%) Terminal Services
14 15 (0.044%) XenDesktop
15 14 (0.041%) Microsoft App-V
16 13 (0.038%) Squid
17 12 (0.035%) Xen
18 9 (0.027%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 343 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 293 (0.87%) Puppet
3 97 (0.29%) Nagios
4 69 (0.20%) SCCM
5 65 (0.19%) logstash
6 60 (0.18%) Vagrant
7 59 (0.17%) Graphite
8 55 (0.16%) ZABBIX
9 51 (0.15%) Tivoli
10 50 (0.15%) SCOM
11 47 (0.14%) Ansible
11 47 (0.14%) Kibana
12 43 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
13 36 (0.11%) HAProxy
14 31 (0.092%) StatsD
14 31 (0.092%) Zenoss
15 26 (0.077%) Control-M
16 21 (0.062%) BladeLogic
16 21 (0.062%) Unicenter
16 21 (0.062%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 9583 (28.32%) Microsoft
2 2789 (8.24%) Oracle
3 572 (1.69%) Google
4 560 (1.65%) Sitecore
5 497 (1.47%) Facebook
6 399 (1.18%) VMware
7 352 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 317 (0.94%) Twitter
9 313 (0.93%) SAP
10 307 (0.91%) Apple
11 282 (0.83%) Xamarin
12 281 (0.83%) Adobe
13 246 (0.73%) EPiServer
14 237 (0.70%) IBM
15 216 (0.64%) Telerik
16 195 (0.58%) Sybase
17 187 (0.55%) Cisco
18 165 (0.49%) Sony
19 157 (0.46%) HP
20 150 (0.44%) Yahoo!
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