The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 19224 18824 21909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.57% 18.49% 19.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.97% 46.39% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17117 17059 19968
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42744 40582 46173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.07% 39.86% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36639 35450 41074
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
UK

.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 28 July 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 28 July 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 6613 £52,500 +5.00% 773
South East +2 4429 £40,000 - 480
North West 0 1720 £38,500 +10.00% 319
East of England -1 1604 £42,500 +6.25% 236
Yorkshire -1 1391 £36,500 +12.30% 220
West Midlands 0 1210 £37,500 +7.14% 177
South West -3 1132 £37,500 +7.14% 201
East Midlands 0 977 £37,500 +7.14% 140
North East -2 154 £32,750 -12.66% 63
Midlands -1 5 £40,000 -27.27% 3
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30264 (76.06%) C#
2 22385 (56.26%) ASP.NET
3 21341 (53.63%) SQL Server
4 17469 (43.90%) SQL
5 14306 (35.95%) JavaScript
6 14276 (35.88%) HTML
7 13989 (35.16%) MVC
8 12020 (30.21%) CSS
9 11640 (29.25%) Microsoft
10 9017 (22.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8596 (21.60%) jQuery
12 8147 (20.47%) WCF
13 7827 (19.67%) TDD
14 7588 (19.07%) .NET Framework
15 7094 (17.83%) Finance
16 6988 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
17 6546 (16.45%) Windows
18 6394 (16.07%) XML
19 6390 (16.06%) Scrum
20 6206 (15.60%) Web Services
21 6167 (15.50%) OO
22 6072 (15.26%) Degree
23 5614 (14.11%) VB.NET
24 5418 (13.62%) Java
25 5148 (12.94%) Visual Studio
26 5066 (12.73%) MS Excel
27 4732 (11.89%) T-SQL
28 4622 (11.62%) WPF
29 4492 (11.29%) HTML5
30 4402 (11.06%) Software Engineering

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3624 (9.11%) SharePoint
2 2742 (6.89%) IIS
3 1759 (4.42%) CMS
4 962 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
5 898 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 883 (2.22%) Node.js
7 839 (2.11%) Umbraco
8 819 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 525 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 390 (0.98%) Apache
11 305 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
12 296 (0.74%) WebSphere
13 286 (0.72%) Tomcat
14 214 (0.54%) WordPress
15 207 (0.52%) Drupal
16 177 (0.44%) MS Exchange
17 168 (0.42%) NServiceBus
17 168 (0.42%) Confluence
18 159 (0.40%) Apache Solr
19 142 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 5066 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 752 (1.89%) MS Office
3 420 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 175 (0.44%) MS Project
5 169 (0.42%) InfoPath
6 164 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 151 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 111 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 71 (0.18%) Fireworks
10 64 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
11 45 (0.11%) PowerPivot
12 22 (0.055%) InDesign
13 20 (0.050%) XMetaL
14 17 (0.043%) Mingle
15 12 (0.030%) Simulink
16 10 (0.025%) S-PLUS
17 9 (0.023%) AutoCAD
17 9 (0.023%) 3ds Max
18 7 (0.018%) SPSS
18 7 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 963 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 293 (0.74%) Magento
3 273 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 230 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
5 142 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 122 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 60 (0.15%) Visualfiles
8 46 (0.12%) Markit EDM
9 39 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 25 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
11 23 (0.058%) Remedy ITSM
11 23 (0.058%) Maximo
12 22 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
13 21 (0.053%) SalesLogix
13 21 (0.053%) Summit
14 20 (0.050%) Oracle Receivables
14 20 (0.050%) Agresso
15 18 (0.045%) Sophis RISQUE
15 18 (0.045%) assyst
16 17 (0.043%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1025 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 771 (1.94%) SaaS
3 483 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 190 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 174 (0.44%) GitHub
6 136 (0.34%) Office 365
7 99 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 91 (0.23%) PaaS
9 73 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 66 (0.17%) Force.com
11 61 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 61 (0.15%) IaaS
12 41 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
13 37 (0.093%) Trello
14 29 (0.073%) ElastiCache
15 23 (0.058%) Heroku
16 21 (0.053%) Google App Engine
17 10 (0.025%) Basecamp
17 10 (0.025%) Amazon EMR
18 6 (0.015%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1490 (3.74%) Internet
2 565 (1.42%) Intranet
3 528 (1.33%) HTTP
4 401 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 277 (0.70%) Firewall
6 247 (0.62%) DNS
7 180 (0.45%) LDAP
8 129 (0.32%) SAN
9 119 (0.30%) VoIP
10 118 (0.30%) SMTP
11 114 (0.29%) Extranet
12 106 (0.27%) VPN
13 102 (0.26%) LAN
14 94 (0.24%) FTP
15 89 (0.22%) WAN
16 82 (0.21%) SSL
17 71 (0.18%) DHCP
18 58 (0.15%) NAS
19 48 (0.12%) Wireshark
20 47 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21341 (53.63%) SQL Server
2 4363 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 2901 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2708 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2308 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2153 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 1812 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 1514 (3.80%) MySQL
9 997 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 849 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
11 758 (1.91%) NoSQL
12 638 (1.60%) RDBMS
13 564 (1.42%) Oracle Database
14 514 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
15 494 (1.24%) MongoDB
16 447 (1.12%) Big Data
17 287 (0.72%) OLAP
18 270 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 267 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
20 242 (0.61%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 5148 (12.94%) Visual Studio
2 3014 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2514 (6.32%) NUnit
4 1716 (4.31%) Subversion
5 1466 (3.68%) Rhino Mocks
6 1405 (3.53%) Git (software)
7 1167 (2.93%) Moq
8 969 (2.44%) Selenium
9 831 (2.09%) MSTest
10 708 (1.78%) TeamCity
11 610 (1.53%) JIRA
12 536 (1.35%) SpecFlow
13 439 (1.10%) Cucumber
14 375 (0.94%) Jenkins
15 356 (0.89%) ReSharper
16 321 (0.81%) WebDriver
17 274 (0.69%) Eclipse
18 257 (0.65%) MSBuild
19 255 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
20 185 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7094 (17.83%) Finance
2 1772 (4.45%) Banking
3 1676 (4.21%) Marketing
4 1393 (3.50%) Retail
5 969 (2.44%) Games
6 881 (2.21%) Advertising
7 704 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 672 (1.69%) Front Office
9 617 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 605 (1.52%) Law
11 501 (1.26%) Back Office
12 429 (1.08%) Legal
13 368 (0.92%) Manufacturing
14 367 (0.92%) Publishing
15 267 (0.67%) Automotive
16 265 (0.67%) Financial Institution
17 221 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
18 135 (0.34%) Electronics
19 103 (0.26%) Music Industry
20 95 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28693 (72.11%) Developer
2 13759 (34.58%) .NET Developer
3 9165 (23.03%) C# Developer
4 6477 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 4969 (12.49%) Senior Developer
6 3928 (9.87%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3831 (9.63%) Software Developer
8 3568 (8.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3234 (8.13%) Web Developer
10 2801 (7.04%) Analyst
11 2357 (5.92%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1833 (4.61%) Software Engineer
13 1620 (4.07%) Junior
14 1591 (4.00%) Architect
15 1523 (3.83%) Senior C# Developer
16 1439 (3.62%) Junior Developer
17 1389 (3.49%) Programmer
18 1112 (2.79%) Graduate
19 1034 (2.60%) Consultant
20 1028 (2.58%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22385 (56.26%) ASP.NET
2 14276 (35.88%) HTML
3 12020 (30.21%) CSS
4 9017 (22.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8596 (21.60%) jQuery
6 8147 (20.47%) WCF
7 7588 (19.07%) .NET Framework
8 6394 (16.07%) XML
9 6206 (15.60%) Web Services
10 4622 (11.62%) WPF
11 4492 (11.29%) HTML5
12 3817 (9.59%) Ajax
13 3053 (7.67%) WinForms
14 3032 (7.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 2695 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 2666 (6.70%) LINQ
17 2457 (6.17%) CSS3
18 1901 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 1842 (4.63%) SOAP
20 1705 (4.28%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3210 (8.07%) Computer Science
2 1322 (3.32%) Mobile App
3 1187 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
4 998 (2.51%) Mathematics
5 893 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
6 881 (2.21%) N-Tier
7 829 (2.08%) Open Source
8 662 (1.66%) Client/Server
9 475 (1.19%) Social Media
10 440 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 413 (1.04%) Derivative
12 373 (0.94%) Hedge funds
13 365 (0.92%) iPhone
14 339 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 303 (0.76%) Equities
16 293 (0.74%) Digital Media
17 283 (0.71%) Physics
18 275 (0.69%) Fixed Income
19 258 (0.65%) Tandem
20 238 (0.60%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6546 (16.45%) Windows
2 1416 (3.56%) Android
3 1292 (3.25%) Linux
4 1235 (3.10%) Apple iOS
5 668 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 639 (1.61%) UNIX
7 374 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 231 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 191 (0.48%) Windows Phone
10 169 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 152 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 117 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 99 (0.25%) Windows XP
14 82 (0.21%) Solaris
15 71 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 70 (0.18%) Debian
17 57 (0.14%) Ubuntu
18 50 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
19 46 (0.12%) CentOS
20 39 (0.098%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13989 (35.16%) MVC
2 7827 (19.67%) TDD
3 6988 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
4 6390 (16.06%) Scrum
5 6167 (15.50%) OO
6 4402 (11.06%) Software Engineering
7 3536 (8.89%) Web Development
8 3439 (8.64%) E-Commerce
9 2892 (7.27%) BDD
10 2604 (6.54%) Unit Testing
11 2524 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
12 2349 (5.90%) Web Application Development
13 2106 (5.29%) CRM
14 2042 (5.13%) OOP
15 1746 (4.39%) Project Management
16 1715 (4.31%) SOA
17 1591 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
18 1574 (3.96%) Kanban
19 1566 (3.94%) OOD
20 1390 (3.49%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 30264 (76.06%) C#
2 17469 (43.90%) SQL
3 14306 (35.95%) JavaScript
4 5614 (14.11%) VB.NET
5 5418 (13.62%) Java
6 4732 (11.89%) T-SQL
7 2571 (6.46%) C++
8 2508 (6.30%) VB
9 1879 (4.72%) PHP
10 1014 (2.55%) C
11 1008 (2.53%) Ruby
12 793 (1.99%) VBA
13 782 (1.97%) VB6
14 736 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 718 (1.80%) Python
16 556 (1.40%) PL/SQL
17 480 (1.21%) VBScript
18 342 (0.86%) XAML
19 325 (0.82%) Perl
20 300 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6072 (15.26%) Degree
2 1756 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 878 (2.21%) MCP
4 836 (2.10%) MCSD
5 818 (2.06%) MCTS
6 751 (1.89%) MCAD
7 585 (1.47%) Security Cleared
8 412 (1.04%) ISEB
9 297 (0.75%) SC Cleared
10 230 (0.58%) ISTQB
11 148 (0.37%) MCSE
12 125 (0.31%) PhD
13 109 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
14 93 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 84 (0.21%) MCITP
16 65 (0.16%) PMI Certification
17 63 (0.16%) CISSP
18 59 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 58 (0.15%) MCPD
20 57 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1741 (4.38%) QA
2 323 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 221 (0.56%) SLA
4 105 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 65 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 54 (0.14%) WCAG
7 50 (0.13%) HL7
7 50 (0.13%) WAI
8 47 (0.12%) COBIT
9 29 (0.073%) TickIT
10 26 (0.065%) EMIR
10 26 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 26 (0.065%) ISO 9000
11 23 (0.058%) Dodd-Frank
12 20 (0.050%) GAMP
13 18 (0.045%) Data Quality
14 15 (0.038%) UCITS
15 13 (0.033%) Basel III
16 12 (0.030%) ISO 8583
17 11 (0.028%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 565 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 232 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 48 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 45 (0.11%) vSphere
6 38 (0.096%) KVM
6 38 (0.096%) Varnish
7 34 (0.085%) XenApp
8 29 (0.073%) Samba
9 19 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (0.048%) Xen
9 19 (0.048%) NFS
9 19 (0.048%) Terminal Services
10 14 (0.035%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.035%) VirtualBox
11 13 (0.033%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (0.028%) qmail
13 10 (0.025%) ISA Server
14 9 (0.023%) Terminal Server
14 9 (0.023%) IAG
Systems Management
1 243 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 204 (0.51%) Puppet
3 119 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
4 86 (0.22%) Nagios
5 64 (0.16%) ZABBIX
6 63 (0.16%) HAProxy
7 60 (0.15%) SCOM
8 47 (0.12%) logstash
9 46 (0.12%) SCCM
10 35 (0.088%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 32 (0.080%) Vagrant
12 30 (0.075%) Tivoli
13 29 (0.073%) StatsD
13 29 (0.073%) Kibana
14 24 (0.060%) Opsview
14 24 (0.060%) WSUS
15 23 (0.058%) Zenoss
16 22 (0.055%) Data Guard
17 20 (0.050%) MOM
18 16 (0.040%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11640 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 3443 (8.65%) Oracle
3 758 (1.91%) Sitecore
4 724 (1.82%) SAP
5 664 (1.67%) Google
6 433 (1.09%) Facebook
7 375 (0.94%) EPiServer
8 361 (0.91%) Adobe
9 356 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 355 (0.89%) VMware
11 335 (0.84%) JD Edwards
12 279 (0.70%) IBM
13 265 (0.67%) Business Objects
14 243 (0.61%) Apple
15 233 (0.59%) Twitter
16 231 (0.58%) Sybase
17 230 (0.58%) Telerik
18 223 (0.56%) HP
19 201 (0.51%) DevExpress
19 201 (0.51%) TIBCO
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Sign-On Fee + Bonus
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York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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