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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 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 16660 17845 21237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.86% 18.66% 20.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.46% 45.26% 48.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14854 15816 19615
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
36647 39427 43716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.09% 41.22% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31799 33200 39159
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -3 5438 £52,500 +5.00% 828
South East -3 3597 £40,000 - 501
East of England -1 1492 £40,000 - 225
North West -2 1477 £39,000 +4.00% 373
Yorkshire -2 1392 £37,500 +4.16% 257
South West -1 1297 £37,500 +7.14% 258
West Midlands +1 1100 £37,500 +7.14% 196
East Midlands -1 711 £40,000 +5.26% 121
North East +2 174 £37,500 +15.38% 48
Midlands -3 7 £42,500 +20.56% 3
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26406 (77.80%) C#
2 19391 (57.13%) ASP.NET
3 18145 (53.46%) SQL Server
4 14430 (42.52%) SQL
5 13972 (41.17%) Agile Software Development
6 13698 (40.36%) MVC
7 13570 (39.98%) JavaScript
8 13036 (38.41%) HTML
9 11155 (32.87%) CSS
10 9714 (28.62%) Microsoft
11 8617 (25.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7870 (23.19%) jQuery
13 7237 (21.32%) TDD
14 7147 (21.06%) .NET Framework
15 6393 (18.84%) WCF
16 6162 (18.16%) Scrum
17 5609 (16.53%) Finance
18 5537 (16.31%) Windows
19 5292 (15.59%) XML
20 5175 (15.25%) Web Services
21 5138 (15.14%) OO
22 4787 (14.10%) Degree
23 4665 (13.74%) VB.NET
24 4238 (12.49%) MS Excel
25 4230 (12.46%) Java
26 4165 (12.27%) HTML5
27 4121 (12.14%) Visual Studio
28 3978 (11.72%) Software Engineering
29 3884 (11.44%) T-SQL
30 3443 (10.14%) WPF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3003 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 2485 (7.32%) IIS
3 1543 (4.55%) CMS
4 1162 (3.42%) Node.js
5 826 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 805 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
7 751 (2.21%) Umbraco
8 733 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 483 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 310 (0.91%) Apache
11 263 (0.77%) WordPress
12 243 (0.72%) Tomcat
13 216 (0.64%) JBoss
14 210 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
15 209 (0.62%) NServiceBus
16 180 (0.53%) WebSphere
17 168 (0.49%) Drupal
18 163 (0.48%) Confluence
19 160 (0.47%) Kentico
20 155 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 4238 (12.49%) MS Excel
2 715 (2.11%) MS Office
3 323 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 146 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 133 (0.39%) InfoPath
6 112 (0.33%) MS Project
7 100 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 63 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
8 63 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 53 (0.16%) PowerPivot
10 38 (0.11%) Fireworks
11 36 (0.11%) AutoCAD
12 25 (0.074%) Mingle
13 21 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
14 11 (0.032%) InDesign
15 9 (0.027%) SPSS
16 6 (0.018%) HipChat
17 5 (0.015%) FreeHand
17 5 (0.015%) S-PLUS
17 5 (0.015%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 829 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 174 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 100 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 83 (0.24%) Magento
5 53 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 40 (0.12%) Tridion
7 28 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
8 22 (0.065%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 22 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 22 (0.065%) Summit
9 19 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
10 18 (0.053%) Sage 200
11 17 (0.050%) Sophis RISQUE
11 17 (0.050%) Maximo
12 16 (0.047%) Oracle Applications
13 15 (0.044%) Agresso
14 14 (0.041%) Remedy ITSM
15 13 (0.038%) Visualfiles
16 12 (0.035%) ION MarketView
16 12 (0.035%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1419 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 643 (1.89%) SaaS
3 411 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 194 (0.57%) Office 365
5 177 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 175 (0.52%) GitHub
7 110 (0.32%) PaaS
8 81 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
9 79 (0.23%) IaaS
10 58 (0.17%) Force.com
10 58 (0.17%) Trello
11 49 (0.14%) Amazon S3
12 43 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
13 31 (0.091%) Amazon SQS
14 25 (0.074%) Yammer
15 18 (0.053%) Google Apps
16 15 (0.044%) Google Cloud Platform
17 13 (0.038%) Terremark
18 11 (0.032%) OpenShift
19 8 (0.024%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 1235 (3.64%) Internet
2 564 (1.66%) HTTP
3 469 (1.38%) Intranet
4 444 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 227 (0.67%) DNS
6 206 (0.61%) Firewall
7 138 (0.41%) SAN
8 128 (0.38%) Extranet
9 117 (0.34%) WAN
10 105 (0.31%) SMTP
11 102 (0.30%) LAN
12 98 (0.29%) SSL
13 83 (0.24%) DHCP
14 77 (0.23%) FTP
14 77 (0.23%) Broadband
15 66 (0.19%) NAS
16 63 (0.19%) LDAP
16 63 (0.19%) VPN
17 53 (0.16%) Wireless
18 42 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18145 (53.46%) SQL Server
2 3393 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2114 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1818 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1682 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1468 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 1365 (4.02%) MySQL
8 1316 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1180 (3.48%) NoSQL
10 732 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 712 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
12 681 (2.01%) MongoDB
13 521 (1.54%) RDBMS
14 474 (1.40%) Big Data
15 459 (1.35%) Oracle Database
16 407 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
17 330 (0.97%) RavenDB
18 217 (0.64%) MS Access
19 208 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
20 179 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4121 (12.14%) Visual Studio
2 2655 (7.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2392 (7.05%) NUnit
4 1889 (5.57%) Git (software)
5 1470 (4.33%) Subversion
6 1442 (4.25%) Rhino Mocks
7 1148 (3.38%) Moq
8 871 (2.57%) TeamCity
9 726 (2.14%) MSTest
10 709 (2.09%) Selenium
11 572 (1.69%) JIRA
12 483 (1.42%) SpecFlow
13 378 (1.11%) ReSharper
14 356 (1.05%) Jenkins
15 297 (0.88%) Cucumber
16 252 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 228 (0.67%) CruiseControl
18 203 (0.60%) WebDriver
19 183 (0.54%) MSBuild
20 181 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5609 (16.53%) Finance
2 1532 (4.51%) Banking
3 1334 (3.93%) Retail
4 1285 (3.79%) Marketing
5 857 (2.53%) Advertising
6 699 (2.06%) Games
7 654 (1.93%) Telecoms
8 509 (1.50%) Front Office
9 499 (1.47%) Investment Banking
10 406 (1.20%) Back Office
11 391 (1.15%) Legal
12 358 (1.05%) Law
13 265 (0.78%) Publishing
14 232 (0.68%) Manufacturing
15 187 (0.55%) Automotive
16 167 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 136 (0.40%) Financial Institution
18 97 (0.29%) French Language
19 95 (0.28%) Electronics
19 95 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24733 (72.87%) Developer
2 11800 (34.77%) .NET Developer
3 7161 (21.10%) C# Developer
4 5087 (14.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 4019 (11.84%) Senior Developer
6 3281 (9.67%) Software Developer
7 2947 (8.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2851 (8.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2745 (8.09%) Web Developer
10 2009 (5.92%) Analyst
11 1886 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1657 (4.88%) Junior
13 1498 (4.41%) Junior Developer
14 1451 (4.28%) Software Engineer
15 1419 (4.18%) Architect
16 1052 (3.10%) Senior C# Developer
17 1034 (3.05%) Graduate
18 947 (2.79%) .NET Web Developer
19 877 (2.58%) Programmer
20 870 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19391 (57.13%) ASP.NET
2 13036 (38.41%) HTML
3 11155 (32.87%) CSS
4 8617 (25.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7870 (23.19%) jQuery
6 7147 (21.06%) .NET Framework
7 6393 (18.84%) WCF
8 5292 (15.59%) XML
9 5175 (15.25%) Web Services
10 4165 (12.27%) HTML5
11 3443 (10.14%) WPF
12 3324 (9.79%) Ajax
13 3044 (8.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2355 (6.94%) CSS3
15 2261 (6.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 2229 (6.57%) LINQ
17 2228 (6.56%) WinForms
17 2228 (6.56%) AngularJS
18 1779 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 1545 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2314 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 2072 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1188 (3.50%) Mobile App
4 1123 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 901 (2.65%) User Experience
6 860 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
7 763 (2.25%) Open Source
8 745 (2.20%) N-Tier
9 685 (2.02%) Mathematics
10 492 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 418 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 416 (1.23%) Hedge funds
13 342 (1.01%) iPhone
14 327 (0.96%) Blog
15 272 (0.80%) Social Media
16 268 (0.79%) Derivative
17 250 (0.74%) Fixed Income
17 250 (0.74%) Algorithms
18 245 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 244 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5537 (16.31%) Windows
2 1221 (3.60%) Android
3 1114 (3.28%) Linux
4 995 (2.93%) Apple iOS
5 528 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 505 (1.49%) UNIX
7 256 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 235 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 220 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 177 (0.52%) Windows Phone
11 153 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 123 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 97 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
14 75 (0.22%) Debian
15 64 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 60 (0.18%) Ubuntu
17 56 (0.16%) CentOS
17 56 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
18 55 (0.16%) Solaris
19 43 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13972 (41.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13698 (40.36%) MVC
3 7237 (21.32%) TDD
4 6162 (18.16%) Scrum
5 5138 (15.14%) OO
6 3978 (11.72%) Software Engineering
7 2940 (8.66%) BDD
8 2810 (8.28%) Web Development
9 2570 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
10 2459 (7.25%) E-Commerce
11 2408 (7.09%) Web Application Development
12 1844 (5.43%) Unit Testing
13 1792 (5.28%) OOP
14 1678 (4.94%) Mentoring
15 1676 (4.94%) SOA
16 1575 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
17 1561 (4.60%) CRM
18 1467 (4.32%) Project Management
19 1451 (4.28%) OOD
20 1350 (3.98%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 26406 (77.80%) C#
2 14430 (42.52%) SQL
3 13570 (39.98%) JavaScript
4 4665 (13.74%) VB.NET
5 4230 (12.46%) Java
6 3884 (11.44%) T-SQL
7 2165 (6.38%) VB
8 1879 (5.54%) C++
9 1500 (4.42%) PHP
10 1091 (3.21%) Ruby
11 771 (2.27%) PowerShell
12 762 (2.25%) Python
13 743 (2.19%) VB6
14 718 (2.12%) C
15 610 (1.80%) VBA
16 505 (1.49%) PL/SQL
17 345 (1.02%) Perl
18 327 (0.96%) Objective-C
19 325 (0.96%) VBScript
20 252 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4787 (14.10%) Degree
2 1022 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 443 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 294 (0.87%) ISEB
5 287 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 273 (0.80%) MCSD
7 207 (0.61%) MCP
8 188 (0.55%) ISTQB
9 145 (0.43%) MCTS
10 113 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 110 (0.32%) MCSE
12 108 (0.32%) DV Cleared
13 96 (0.28%) MCAD
14 92 (0.27%) PhD
15 82 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
16 81 (0.24%) PMI Certification
17 80 (0.24%) MCPD
18 75 (0.22%) HND
19 65 (0.19%) MCITP
20 48 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1363 (4.02%) QA
2 246 (0.72%) SLA
3 230 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 73 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 52 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 38 (0.11%) HL7
7 35 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 31 (0.091%) WAI
9 29 (0.085%) COBIT
10 26 (0.077%) WCAG
11 20 (0.059%) JTAG
12 16 (0.047%) ISO 8583
13 13 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (0.038%) GAMP
14 12 (0.035%) Solvency II
15 10 (0.029%) ISO 14001
16 8 (0.024%) TickIT
16 8 (0.024%) Basel III
17 6 (0.018%) ISO 9000
18 3 (0.009%) Section 508
System Software
1 557 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 273 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 65 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
5 61 (0.18%) Firmware
6 39 (0.11%) vSphere
7 34 (0.10%) Varnish
8 25 (0.074%) XenApp
9 24 (0.071%) VMware ESX
10 23 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
11 18 (0.053%) Terminal Services
11 18 (0.053%) Docker
12 17 (0.050%) KVM
13 15 (0.044%) Samba
14 11 (0.032%) ISA Server
14 11 (0.032%) Snort
15 10 (0.029%) XenDesktop
16 9 (0.027%) Xen
17 7 (0.021%) XenServer
18 6 (0.018%) Squid
Systems Management
1 290 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 233 (0.69%) Puppet
3 100 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 84 (0.25%) Nagios
5 68 (0.20%) logstash
6 50 (0.15%) ZABBIX
7 49 (0.14%) SCCM
8 47 (0.14%) Graphite
9 44 (0.13%) Vagrant
10 39 (0.11%) Kibana
11 36 (0.11%) Tivoli
12 33 (0.097%) Norton AntiVirus
12 33 (0.097%) SCOM
13 32 (0.094%) StatsD
14 31 (0.091%) HAProxy
15 24 (0.071%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 23 (0.068%) MOM
17 22 (0.065%) Ansible
18 20 (0.059%) Opsview
19 17 (0.050%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9714 (28.62%) Microsoft
2 2763 (8.14%) Oracle
3 620 (1.83%) Sitecore
4 544 (1.60%) Google
5 448 (1.32%) Facebook
6 380 (1.12%) VMware
7 361 (1.06%) SAP
8 326 (0.96%) Telerik
9 305 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 304 (0.90%) Twitter
11 299 (0.88%) EPiServer
12 288 (0.85%) Apple
13 253 (0.75%) Xamarin
14 248 (0.73%) Adobe
15 225 (0.66%) IBM
16 169 (0.50%) Sybase
17 165 (0.49%) HP
18 139 (0.41%) Sony
19 136 (0.40%) DevExpress
19 136 (0.40%) Business Objects
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits 15% bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday