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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 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 16493 19170 18818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.13% 17.53% 18.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.72% 44.78% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14739 17061 17051
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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
38607 42805 40861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.76% 39.14% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33262 36689 35616
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 5670 £55,000 +4.76% 707
South East -3 3335 £42,500 +6.25% 416
Yorkshire +1 1531 £40,000 +6.66% 195
East of England -2 1412 £42,500 - 156
North West -4 1245 £40,000 +3.89% 341
West Midlands 0 1199 £37,500 - 185
South West +4 1172 £37,500 - 237
East Midlands -2 752 £40,000 +6.66% 138
North East +2 254 £37,500 +14.50% 40
Midlands -11 6 £44,000 +10.00% 2
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26843 (79.03%) C#
2 18786 (55.31%) ASP.NET
3 18681 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 14926 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
5 14363 (42.29%) SQL
6 14287 (42.06%) MVC
7 13631 (40.13%) JavaScript
8 12807 (37.71%) HTML
9 10382 (30.57%) CSS
10 9639 (28.38%) Microsoft
11 9250 (27.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7673 (22.59%) jQuery
13 7544 (22.21%) TDD
14 6958 (20.49%) .NET Framework
15 6676 (19.65%) WCF
16 6476 (19.07%) Finance
17 6303 (18.56%) Scrum
18 5736 (16.89%) Windows
19 4989 (14.69%) Web Services
20 4764 (14.03%) XML
21 4742 (13.96%) Degree
22 4622 (13.61%) Java
23 4584 (13.50%) OO
24 4456 (13.12%) HTML5
25 4289 (12.63%) Visual Studio
26 4181 (12.31%) VB.NET
27 4151 (12.22%) T-SQL
28 4009 (11.80%) MS Excel
29 3928 (11.56%) Software Engineering
30 3425 (10.08%) Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2260 (6.65%) SharePoint
2 2162 (6.37%) IIS
3 1516 (4.46%) Node.js
4 1324 (3.90%) CMS
5 802 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
6 634 (1.87%) Umbraco
7 563 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 482 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 394 (1.16%) Apache
10 385 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
11 275 (0.81%) Tomcat
12 244 (0.72%) JBoss
13 204 (0.60%) WebSphere
14 191 (0.56%) Kentico
15 165 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
16 155 (0.46%) NServiceBus
17 148 (0.44%) Drupal
18 135 (0.40%) WordPress
18 135 (0.40%) MS Exchange
19 121 (0.36%) DNN
Applications
1 4009 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 628 (1.85%) MS Office
3 281 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 158 (0.47%) InfoPath
5 143 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 104 (0.31%) MS Project
7 84 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 83 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 82 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
10 47 (0.14%) PowerPivot
11 38 (0.11%) Fireworks
12 36 (0.11%) InDesign
13 28 (0.082%) AutoCAD
14 22 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
15 18 (0.053%) SPSS
16 15 (0.044%) Mingle
17 13 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
18 9 (0.026%) Mathematica
19 7 (0.021%) SOLIDWORKS
20 5 (0.015%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 795 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 179 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 85 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 60 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 36 (0.11%) Magento
6 35 (0.10%) Markit EDM
7 23 (0.068%) Tridion
8 22 (0.065%) WebTrends
8 22 (0.065%) Sophis RISQUE
8 22 (0.065%) SAP ERP
9 19 (0.056%) RMDS
10 18 (0.053%) Visualfiles
11 17 (0.050%) assyst
11 17 (0.050%) AWD
11 17 (0.050%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 15 (0.044%) Oracle General Ledger
12 15 (0.044%) Oracle BPM
13 14 (0.041%) Dynamics GP
14 13 (0.038%) thinkFolio
14 13 (0.038%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1759 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 989 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 845 (2.49%) SaaS
4 198 (0.58%) Office 365
5 173 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 158 (0.47%) GitHub
7 114 (0.34%) PaaS
8 110 (0.32%) Google Analytics
9 73 (0.21%) IaaS
10 56 (0.16%) Force.com
11 52 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
12 42 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 31 (0.091%) Heroku
14 26 (0.077%) Amazon S3
15 24 (0.071%) Google App Engine
16 19 (0.056%) Amazon SQS
17 17 (0.050%) Rackspace Cloud
18 15 (0.044%) CodePlex
19 12 (0.035%) Google Apps
20 11 (0.032%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 987 (2.91%) Internet
2 508 (1.50%) HTTP
3 338 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 313 (0.92%) Intranet
5 193 (0.57%) DNS
6 176 (0.52%) Firewall
7 155 (0.46%) Broadband
8 150 (0.44%) SMTP
9 108 (0.32%) SAN
10 94 (0.28%) Network Security
11 80 (0.24%) WAN
12 68 (0.20%) SSL
13 67 (0.20%) Extranet
14 66 (0.19%) LDAP
14 66 (0.19%) NAS
15 63 (0.19%) LAN
16 61 (0.18%) DHCP
17 57 (0.17%) Wireless
18 50 (0.15%) CTI
19 49 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18681 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 2953 (8.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2243 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2116 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1607 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 1541 (4.54%) Relational Database
7 1535 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 1313 (3.87%) MySQL
9 1139 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 867 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 790 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
12 771 (2.27%) MongoDB
13 478 (1.41%) Oracle Database
14 430 (1.27%) RDBMS
15 426 (1.25%) Big Data
16 287 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
17 229 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
18 201 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 181 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
20 178 (0.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4289 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 2924 (8.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2376 (7.00%) NUnit
4 2287 (6.73%) Git (software)
5 1482 (4.36%) Subversion
6 1295 (3.81%) Rhino Mocks
7 1222 (3.60%) Moq
8 916 (2.70%) Selenium
9 889 (2.62%) MSTest
10 821 (2.42%) TeamCity
11 601 (1.77%) JIRA
12 486 (1.43%) SpecFlow
13 435 (1.28%) Jenkins
14 328 (0.97%) ReSharper
15 292 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 272 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
17 211 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 199 (0.59%) Cucumber
19 188 (0.55%) WebDriver
19 188 (0.55%) MSBuild
General
1 6476 (19.07%) Finance
2 1560 (4.59%) Banking
3 1550 (4.56%) Retail
4 1231 (3.62%) Marketing
5 720 (2.12%) Games
6 718 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 585 (1.72%) Advertising
8 584 (1.72%) Front Office
9 565 (1.66%) Back Office
10 424 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 421 (1.24%) Manufacturing
12 409 (1.20%) Legal
13 345 (1.02%) Law
14 335 (0.99%) Publishing
15 232 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 224 (0.66%) Financial Institution
17 212 (0.62%) Automotive
18 184 (0.54%) Electronics
19 95 (0.28%) Music Industry
20 85 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24512 (72.17%) Developer
2 12261 (36.10%) .NET Developer
3 7304 (21.50%) C# Developer
4 5267 (15.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 4037 (11.89%) Senior Developer
6 3312 (9.75%) Software Developer
7 2631 (7.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2631 (7.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2624 (7.73%) Web Developer
9 1981 (5.83%) Analyst
10 1911 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1708 (5.03%) Junior
12 1643 (4.84%) Software Engineer
13 1510 (4.45%) Junior Developer
14 1487 (4.38%) Architect
15 1177 (3.47%) Senior C# Developer
16 1072 (3.16%) Graduate
17 913 (2.69%) .NET Web Developer
18 876 (2.58%) Lead Developer
19 855 (2.52%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18786 (55.31%) ASP.NET
2 12807 (37.71%) HTML
3 10382 (30.57%) CSS
4 9250 (27.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7673 (22.59%) jQuery
6 6958 (20.49%) .NET Framework
7 6676 (19.65%) WCF
8 4989 (14.69%) Web Services
9 4764 (14.03%) XML
10 4456 (13.12%) HTML5
11 3425 (10.08%) Entity Framework
12 3264 (9.61%) AngularJS
13 3237 (9.53%) WPF
14 3121 (9.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2826 (8.32%) Ajax
16 2305 (6.79%) CSS3
17 2125 (6.26%) WinForms
18 2124 (6.25%) LINQ
19 1808 (5.32%) KnockoutJS
20 1750 (5.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2437 (7.17%) Computer Science
2 1957 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1258 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1185 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 961 (2.83%) User Experience
6 919 (2.71%) Inversion of Control
7 634 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 621 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 601 (1.77%) Client/Server
10 468 (1.38%) Hedge funds
11 461 (1.36%) Management Information System
12 418 (1.23%) Social Media
13 379 (1.12%) Algorithms
14 335 (0.99%) Derivative
15 318 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 314 (0.92%) Data Structures
17 291 (0.86%) Blog
18 272 (0.80%) Social Network
19 244 (0.72%) Equities
20 226 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5736 (16.89%) Windows
2 1257 (3.70%) Android
3 1214 (3.57%) Linux
4 1068 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 600 (1.77%) UNIX
6 538 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 331 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 254 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 174 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 159 (0.47%) Windows 8
11 143 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
12 140 (0.41%) Windows Phone
13 98 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 98 (0.29%) Solaris
14 81 (0.24%) Debian
15 79 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 65 (0.19%) CentOS
17 60 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
18 58 (0.17%) Windows XP
19 54 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14926 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14287 (42.06%) MVC
3 7544 (22.21%) TDD
4 6303 (18.56%) Scrum
5 4584 (13.50%) OO
6 3928 (11.56%) Software Engineering
7 2954 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2856 (8.41%) BDD
9 2650 (7.80%) SDLC
10 2596 (7.64%) Web Application Development
11 2434 (7.17%) Web Development
12 2129 (6.27%) E-Commerce
13 1993 (5.87%) Unit Testing
14 1671 (4.92%) Mentoring
15 1629 (4.80%) Dependency Injection
16 1613 (4.75%) CRM
17 1612 (4.75%) Project Management
18 1552 (4.57%) OOP
19 1521 (4.48%) Kanban
20 1506 (4.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26843 (79.03%) C#
2 14363 (42.29%) SQL
3 13631 (40.13%) JavaScript
4 4622 (13.61%) Java
5 4181 (12.31%) VB.NET
6 4151 (12.22%) T-SQL
7 2002 (5.89%) C++
8 1894 (5.58%) VB
9 1475 (4.34%) PHP
10 1188 (3.50%) Ruby
11 909 (2.68%) C
12 905 (2.66%) Python
13 781 (2.30%) PowerShell
14 612 (1.80%) VBA
15 559 (1.65%) PL/SQL
16 532 (1.57%) VB6
17 365 (1.07%) Perl
18 347 (1.02%) VBScript
19 336 (0.99%) Objective-C
20 187 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4742 (13.96%) Degree
2 958 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 505 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 334 (0.98%) ISEB
5 310 (0.91%) SC Cleared
6 211 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 208 (0.61%) MCSD
8 191 (0.56%) MCP
9 149 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 97 (0.29%) MCTS
11 88 (0.26%) HND
12 79 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
13 77 (0.23%) MCAD
14 75 (0.22%) PMI Certification
15 74 (0.22%) MCSE
16 73 (0.21%) MCPD
17 68 (0.20%) PhD
18 51 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 50 (0.15%) MCITP
20 42 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1616 (4.76%) QA
2 243 (0.72%) SLA
3 151 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 77 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 69 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 63 (0.19%) HL7
7 39 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 30 (0.088%) COBIT
9 28 (0.082%) GAMP
10 20 (0.059%) Dodd-Frank
11 19 (0.056%) Data Quality
12 17 (0.050%) EMIR
12 17 (0.050%) TickIT
13 13 (0.038%) PMBOK
14 11 (0.032%) ISO 14001
15 10 (0.029%) SNOMED CT
15 10 (0.029%) FISMA
16 9 (0.026%) DO-178B
16 9 (0.026%) MiFID
16 9 (0.026%) WCAG
System Software
1 459 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 217 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 54 (0.16%) Docker
5 49 (0.14%) Varnish
6 43 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (0.12%) vSphere
8 36 (0.11%) Firmware
9 27 (0.079%) XenApp
10 26 (0.077%) Samba
10 26 (0.077%) VMware ESX
10 26 (0.077%) GlusterFS
10 26 (0.077%) KVM
11 23 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
12 17 (0.050%) VirtualBox
13 15 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (0.044%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.029%) qmail
14 10 (0.029%) Postfix
14 10 (0.029%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 346 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 324 (0.95%) Puppet
3 83 (0.24%) Nagios
4 67 (0.20%) Ansible
5 65 (0.19%) SCCM
6 64 (0.19%) SCOM
7 60 (0.18%) logstash
8 55 (0.16%) Graphite
9 52 (0.15%) ZABBIX
10 49 (0.14%) HAProxy
11 45 (0.13%) StatsD
12 44 (0.13%) Vagrant
13 39 (0.11%) Kibana
14 37 (0.11%) Pingdom
14 37 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
14 37 (0.11%) Tivoli
15 29 (0.085%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 27 (0.079%) WSUS
16 27 (0.079%) Zenoss
17 23 (0.068%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9639 (28.38%) Microsoft
2 2819 (8.30%) Oracle
3 595 (1.75%) Google
4 542 (1.60%) Sitecore
5 538 (1.58%) Facebook
6 364 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
7 343 (1.01%) Xamarin
8 342 (1.01%) SAP
9 338 (1.00%) Apple
10 333 (0.98%) VMware
11 295 (0.87%) Twitter
12 270 (0.79%) IBM
13 268 (0.79%) Adobe
14 239 (0.70%) EPiServer
15 227 (0.67%) Sybase
16 204 (0.60%) Cisco
17 173 (0.51%) Yahoo!
18 171 (0.50%) HP
19 161 (0.47%) Sony
20 160 (0.47%) Telerik
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hexham, Northumberland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago