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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 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 17153 19087 22652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.33% 18.67% 20.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.28% 45.33% 48.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15307 16946 20908
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
38738 42109 46353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.19% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33548 35852 41530
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -5 5681 £52,500 +3.96% 593
South East -3 3558 £40,000 - 416
North West -1 1560 £37,500 +5.33% 268
East of England -1 1519 £41,250 +3.12% 177
Yorkshire 0 1448 £37,500 +7.14% 214
South West -2 1282 £37,500 +7.14% 196
West Midlands 0 1128 £37,500 +7.14% 150
East Midlands 0 812 £40,000 +6.66% 91
North East 0 174 £37,500 +7.14% 36
Midlands -1 5 £42,500 +20.56% 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27383 (77.51%) C#
2 20360 (57.63%) ASP.NET
3 18933 (53.59%) SQL Server
4 14980 (42.40%) SQL
5 14290 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
6 13964 (39.53%) MVC
7 13919 (39.40%) JavaScript
8 13495 (38.20%) HTML
9 11605 (32.85%) CSS
10 10134 (28.69%) Microsoft
11 8752 (24.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8199 (23.21%) jQuery
13 7405 (20.96%) .NET Framework
14 7350 (20.81%) TDD
15 6748 (19.10%) WCF
16 6197 (17.54%) Scrum
17 5822 (16.48%) Finance
18 5675 (16.06%) Windows
19 5553 (15.72%) XML
20 5389 (15.25%) Web Services
21 5337 (15.11%) OO
22 5073 (14.36%) Degree
23 4981 (14.10%) VB.NET
24 4451 (12.60%) MS Excel
25 4406 (12.47%) Visual Studio
26 4310 (12.20%) Java
27 4201 (11.89%) HTML5
28 4010 (11.35%) T-SQL
29 3893 (11.02%) Software Engineering
30 3596 (10.18%) WPF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3188 (9.02%) SharePoint
2 2559 (7.24%) IIS
3 1610 (4.56%) CMS
4 1130 (3.20%) Node.js
5 850 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
6 847 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 796 (2.25%) Umbraco
8 782 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
9 528 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 302 (0.85%) Apache
11 281 (0.80%) WordPress
12 233 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 215 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
14 204 (0.58%) NServiceBus
15 201 (0.57%) Apache Solr
16 195 (0.55%) Confluence
16 195 (0.55%) JBoss
17 179 (0.51%) Drupal
18 174 (0.49%) nginx
19 168 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4451 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 714 (2.02%) MS Office
3 361 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 149 (0.42%) InfoPath
5 137 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 108 (0.31%) MS Project
7 90 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 68 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
9 64 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 54 (0.15%) PowerPivot
11 53 (0.15%) Fireworks
12 29 (0.082%) AutoCAD
13 24 (0.068%) Mingle
13 24 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
14 10 (0.028%) InDesign
15 8 (0.023%) S-PLUS
16 6 (0.017%) XMetaL
16 6 (0.017%) SPSS
17 5 (0.014%) FreeHand
17 5 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 924 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 182 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 115 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 87 (0.25%) Magento
5 73 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 40 (0.11%) Tridion
7 31 (0.088%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 27 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 26 (0.074%) Visualfiles
9 26 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
10 22 (0.062%) Maximo
10 22 (0.062%) Summit
11 21 (0.059%) Sophis RISQUE
12 20 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
13 19 (0.054%) Sage 200
14 18 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
15 16 (0.045%) Agresso
16 11 (0.031%) SAP CRM
16 11 (0.031%) ION MarketView
17 10 (0.028%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1319 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 703 (1.99%) SaaS
3 430 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 203 (0.57%) GitHub
5 182 (0.52%) Office 365
6 173 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 116 (0.33%) PaaS
8 87 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 85 (0.24%) IaaS
10 69 (0.20%) Trello
11 47 (0.13%) Force.com
12 45 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 34 (0.096%) Amazon SQS
14 30 (0.085%) Rackspace Cloud
15 16 (0.045%) CloudBees
16 15 (0.042%) Google Cloud Platform
17 13 (0.037%) Google Apps
18 8 (0.023%) CloudFront
18 8 (0.023%) Heroku
18 8 (0.023%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1317 (3.73%) Internet
2 552 (1.56%) Intranet
3 542 (1.53%) HTTP
4 431 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 217 (0.61%) DNS
6 196 (0.55%) Firewall
7 148 (0.42%) Extranet
8 135 (0.38%) SAN
9 121 (0.34%) SSL
9 121 (0.34%) SMTP
10 98 (0.28%) WAN
11 86 (0.24%) LAN
12 81 (0.23%) FTP
13 79 (0.22%) DHCP
14 72 (0.20%) NAS
15 64 (0.18%) LDAP
16 59 (0.17%) Broadband
17 54 (0.15%) VPN
18 52 (0.15%) HTTPS
19 49 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18933 (53.59%) SQL Server
2 3540 (10.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 2291 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2007 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1851 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 1575 (4.46%) Relational Database
7 1459 (4.13%) MySQL
8 1457 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 1082 (3.06%) NoSQL
10 831 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 779 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
12 648 (1.83%) MongoDB
13 570 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 472 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
15 457 (1.29%) Oracle Database
16 454 (1.29%) Big Data
17 356 (1.01%) RavenDB
18 224 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 219 (0.62%) MS Access
20 205 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4406 (12.47%) Visual Studio
2 2769 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2397 (6.78%) NUnit
4 1910 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 1599 (4.53%) Subversion
6 1476 (4.18%) Rhino Mocks
7 1133 (3.21%) Moq
8 925 (2.62%) TeamCity
9 775 (2.19%) Selenium
10 700 (1.98%) MSTest
11 577 (1.63%) JIRA
12 475 (1.34%) SpecFlow
13 437 (1.24%) ReSharper
14 361 (1.02%) Jenkins
15 360 (1.02%) Cucumber
16 255 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 230 (0.65%) WebDriver
18 207 (0.59%) CruiseControl
19 206 (0.58%) MSBuild
20 190 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5822 (16.48%) Finance
2 1599 (4.53%) Banking
3 1364 (3.86%) Retail
4 1328 (3.76%) Marketing
5 901 (2.55%) Advertising
6 759 (2.15%) Games
7 705 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 541 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 500 (1.42%) Front Office
10 419 (1.19%) Law
11 405 (1.15%) Legal
12 399 (1.13%) Back Office
13 284 (0.80%) Publishing
14 254 (0.72%) Manufacturing
15 206 (0.58%) Automotive
16 164 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
17 150 (0.42%) Financial Institution
18 108 (0.31%) French Language
19 106 (0.30%) Billing
19 106 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25852 (73.18%) Developer
2 12252 (34.68%) .NET Developer
3 7586 (21.47%) C# Developer
4 5425 (15.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 4205 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 3358 (9.51%) Software Developer
7 3157 (8.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3095 (8.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2934 (8.31%) Web Developer
10 2128 (6.02%) Analyst
11 1936 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1704 (4.82%) Junior
13 1540 (4.36%) Junior Developer
14 1422 (4.03%) Architect
15 1398 (3.96%) Software Engineer
16 1143 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
17 1135 (3.21%) Graduate
18 970 (2.75%) .NET Web Developer
19 935 (2.65%) Programmer
20 932 (2.64%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20360 (57.63%) ASP.NET
2 13495 (38.20%) HTML
3 11605 (32.85%) CSS
4 8752 (24.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8199 (23.21%) jQuery
6 7405 (20.96%) .NET Framework
7 6748 (19.10%) WCF
8 5553 (15.72%) XML
9 5389 (15.25%) Web Services
10 4201 (11.89%) HTML5
11 3596 (10.18%) WPF
12 3431 (9.71%) Ajax
13 3114 (8.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2368 (6.70%) CSS3
15 2328 (6.59%) LINQ
16 2307 (6.53%) WinForms
17 2154 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1934 (5.47%) AngularJS
19 1883 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 1649 (4.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2490 (7.05%) Computer Science
2 2077 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1197 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 1098 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 962 (2.72%) User Experience
6 827 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
7 798 (2.26%) Open Source
8 750 (2.12%) N-Tier
9 748 (2.12%) Mathematics
10 543 (1.54%) Client/Server
11 412 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 407 (1.15%) Hedge funds
13 389 (1.10%) iPhone
14 304 (0.86%) Blog
15 290 (0.82%) Social Media
16 287 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 281 (0.80%) Derivative
18 275 (0.78%) Algorithms
19 252 (0.71%) Fixed Income
20 237 (0.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5675 (16.06%) Windows
2 1198 (3.39%) Android
3 1087 (3.08%) Linux
4 999 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 597 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 541 (1.53%) UNIX
7 302 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 250 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 198 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 188 (0.53%) Windows Phone
11 164 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 121 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 94 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 87 (0.25%) Debian
15 62 (0.18%) CentOS
15 62 (0.18%) Solaris
16 60 (0.17%) Ubuntu
17 55 (0.16%) Mac OS X
18 53 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
19 51 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14290 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13964 (39.53%) MVC
3 7350 (20.81%) TDD
4 6197 (17.54%) Scrum
5 5337 (15.11%) OO
6 3893 (11.02%) Software Engineering
7 2949 (8.35%) Web Development
8 2921 (8.27%) BDD
9 2739 (7.75%) E-Commerce
10 2561 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
11 2403 (6.80%) Web Application Development
12 1955 (5.53%) Unit Testing
13 1903 (5.39%) OOP
14 1752 (4.96%) Mentoring
15 1728 (4.89%) CRM
16 1694 (4.80%) SOA
17 1676 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
18 1531 (4.33%) OOD
19 1523 (4.31%) Project Management
20 1360 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27383 (77.51%) C#
2 14980 (42.40%) SQL
3 13919 (39.40%) JavaScript
4 4981 (14.10%) VB.NET
5 4310 (12.20%) Java
6 4010 (11.35%) T-SQL
7 2289 (6.48%) VB
8 1951 (5.52%) C++
9 1494 (4.23%) PHP
10 1116 (3.16%) Ruby
11 780 (2.21%) VB6
12 764 (2.16%) PowerShell
13 752 (2.13%) C
14 736 (2.08%) Python
15 653 (1.85%) VBA
16 499 (1.41%) PL/SQL
17 355 (1.00%) VBScript
18 328 (0.93%) Objective-C
19 310 (0.88%) Perl
20 283 (0.80%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5073 (14.36%) Degree
2 1091 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 451 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 303 (0.86%) MCSD
5 294 (0.83%) ISEB
6 290 (0.82%) SC Cleared
7 237 (0.67%) MCP
8 198 (0.56%) MCTS
9 194 (0.55%) ISTQB
10 126 (0.36%) MCAD
11 122 (0.35%) MCSE
12 106 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 102 (0.29%) PhD
14 97 (0.27%) DV Cleared
15 74 (0.21%) PMI Certification
16 71 (0.20%) HND
16 71 (0.20%) MCITP
17 70 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
18 62 (0.18%) MCPD
19 43 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1409 (3.99%) QA
2 286 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 244 (0.69%) SLA
4 64 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 50 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 44 (0.12%) WAI
7 41 (0.12%) WCAG
8 36 (0.10%) HL7
8 36 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 27 (0.076%) COBIT
10 21 (0.059%) GAMP
11 17 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 14 (0.040%) ISO 14001
13 13 (0.037%) ISO 8583
14 12 (0.034%) JTAG
14 12 (0.034%) Solvency II
14 12 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
15 9 (0.025%) Basel III
15 9 (0.025%) EMIR
16 7 (0.020%) UCITS
System Software
1 541 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 249 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 56 (0.16%) Firmware
5 52 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 45 (0.13%) Varnish
7 42 (0.12%) vSphere
8 31 (0.088%) VMware ESX
9 28 (0.079%) Samba
9 28 (0.079%) KVM
10 20 (0.057%) XenApp
11 14 (0.040%) Terminal Services
12 13 (0.037%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (0.028%) Snort
14 9 (0.025%) ISA Server
15 8 (0.023%) Xen
15 8 (0.023%) XenServer
15 8 (0.023%) Docker
16 7 (0.020%) XenDesktop
16 7 (0.020%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 258 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
2 221 (0.63%) Puppet
3 118 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 71 (0.20%) Nagios
5 67 (0.19%) logstash
6 60 (0.17%) ZABBIX
7 52 (0.15%) Graphite
8 45 (0.13%) StatsD
9 43 (0.12%) Kibana
9 43 (0.12%) SCCM
10 42 (0.12%) HAProxy
11 40 (0.11%) Vagrant
12 32 (0.091%) SCOM
12 32 (0.091%) Norton AntiVirus
13 30 (0.085%) Opsview
14 26 (0.074%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 24 (0.068%) Tivoli
16 23 (0.065%) MOM
17 20 (0.057%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 18 (0.051%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10134 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 2760 (7.81%) Oracle
3 676 (1.91%) Sitecore
4 592 (1.68%) Google
5 460 (1.30%) Facebook
6 386 (1.09%) SAP
7 363 (1.03%) EPiServer
8 354 (1.00%) VMware
9 342 (0.97%) Telerik
10 293 (0.83%) Apple
11 285 (0.81%) Twitter
12 280 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
13 246 (0.70%) Adobe
14 227 (0.64%) Xamarin
15 216 (0.61%) IBM
16 194 (0.55%) HP
17 176 (0.50%) Sybase
18 169 (0.48%) Sony
19 161 (0.46%) Business Objects
20 142 (0.40%) DevExpress
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits, Phone, Laptop, PC, Bonus
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Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
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Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwickshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Great Salary and Benefits available
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
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Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37559 - £43000 per annum + pension & health
Posted: Yesterday
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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