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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 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 18859 18448 21541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.35% 18.53% 19.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.35% 46.56% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16577 16740 19633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,525 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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
41581 39625 45318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.26% 39.81% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35263 34528 40140
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 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 6596 £52,500 +5.00% 705
South East -1 4041 £40,000 - 370
North West 0 1795 £38,000 +8.57% 301
East of England -1 1544 £42,500 +6.25% 194
Yorkshire -1 1404 £37,500 +10.29% 218
South West 0 1171 £37,000 +5.71% 199
West Midlands +1 1151 £37,500 +4.16% 140
East Midlands 0 963 £37,500 +7.14% 122
North East -2 167 £33,500 -8.21% 53
Midlands -2 4 £37,500 -11.76%
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29447 (76.37%) C#
2 21856 (56.68%) ASP.NET
3 20640 (53.53%) SQL Server
4 16758 (43.46%) SQL
5 14207 (36.85%) JavaScript
6 14046 (36.43%) HTML
7 13894 (36.03%) MVC
8 11837 (30.70%) CSS
9 11273 (29.24%) Microsoft
10 8882 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8404 (21.80%) jQuery
12 7771 (20.15%) WCF
13 7688 (19.94%) TDD
14 7526 (19.52%) .NET Framework
15 6806 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
16 6741 (17.48%) Finance
17 6249 (16.21%) Scrum
18 6246 (16.20%) Windows
19 6172 (16.01%) XML
20 5977 (15.50%) Web Services
21 5868 (15.22%) OO
22 5859 (15.20%) Degree
23 5428 (14.08%) VB.NET
24 5157 (13.38%) Java
25 4947 (12.83%) MS Excel
26 4937 (12.80%) Visual Studio
27 4527 (11.74%) T-SQL
28 4323 (11.21%) HTML5
29 4256 (11.04%) WPF
30 4242 (11.00%) Software Engineering

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3520 (9.13%) SharePoint
2 2703 (7.01%) IIS
3 1619 (4.20%) CMS
4 963 (2.50%) Node.js
5 918 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 877 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 825 (2.14%) Umbraco
8 803 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 525 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 370 (0.96%) Apache
11 281 (0.73%) WebSphere
12 271 (0.70%) Tomcat
13 260 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
14 233 (0.60%) WordPress
15 199 (0.52%) NServiceBus
16 186 (0.48%) Apache Solr
16 186 (0.48%) Drupal
17 180 (0.47%) Confluence
18 159 (0.41%) MS Exchange
19 142 (0.37%) Kentico
Applications
1 4947 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 750 (1.95%) MS Office
3 410 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 150 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 149 (0.39%) MS Project
6 144 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 141 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
8 106 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 69 (0.18%) Fireworks
10 59 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 52 (0.13%) PowerPivot
12 21 (0.054%) Mingle
12 21 (0.054%) InDesign
13 18 (0.047%) XMetaL
14 14 (0.036%) S-PLUS
15 11 (0.029%) AutoCAD
15 11 (0.029%) Simulink
16 7 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
17 6 (0.016%) Adobe After Effects
18 5 (0.013%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1004 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 256 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 254 (0.66%) Magento
4 182 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
5 150 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 98 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 47 (0.12%) Visualfiles
8 40 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 33 (0.086%) Markit EDM
10 28 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 26 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
12 25 (0.065%) Maximo
13 22 (0.057%) Summit
14 20 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
15 19 (0.049%) Agresso
15 19 (0.049%) Sage 200
16 18 (0.047%) SalesLogix
17 17 (0.044%) Tridion
17 17 (0.044%) WebTrends
18 16 (0.041%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1062 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 760 (1.97%) SaaS
3 476 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 199 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 188 (0.49%) GitHub
6 131 (0.34%) Office 365
7 105 (0.27%) PaaS
8 95 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 74 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 70 (0.18%) IaaS
11 63 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
12 59 (0.15%) Force.com
13 56 (0.15%) Trello
14 30 (0.078%) Rackspace Cloud
15 29 (0.075%) ElastiCache
15 29 (0.075%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 24 (0.062%) Heroku
17 17 (0.044%) Google App Engine
18 9 (0.023%) Google Apps
19 8 (0.021%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1409 (3.65%) Internet
2 598 (1.55%) Intranet
3 545 (1.41%) HTTP
4 398 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 250 (0.65%) Firewall
6 217 (0.56%) DNS
7 152 (0.39%) LDAP
8 127 (0.33%) Extranet
9 124 (0.32%) SMTP
10 118 (0.31%) SAN
11 110 (0.29%) VoIP
12 102 (0.26%) FTP
13 97 (0.25%) LAN
14 91 (0.24%) WAN
15 87 (0.23%) SSL
16 86 (0.22%) VPN
17 73 (0.19%) DHCP
18 58 (0.15%) NAS
19 50 (0.13%) Wireless
19 50 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20640 (53.53%) SQL Server
2 4120 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2640 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 2607 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2241 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1912 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1777 (4.61%) Relational Database
8 1457 (3.78%) MySQL
9 997 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 856 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
11 783 (2.03%) NoSQL
12 632 (1.64%) RDBMS
13 522 (1.35%) MongoDB
14 513 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
15 502 (1.30%) Oracle Database
16 421 (1.09%) Big Data
17 295 (0.77%) RavenDB
18 283 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 276 (0.72%) OLAP
20 265 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4937 (12.80%) Visual Studio
2 2916 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2467 (6.40%) NUnit
4 1681 (4.36%) Subversion
5 1498 (3.89%) Git (software)
6 1471 (3.82%) Rhino Mocks
7 1130 (2.93%) Moq
8 916 (2.38%) Selenium
9 794 (2.06%) MSTest
10 755 (1.96%) TeamCity
11 594 (1.54%) JIRA
12 517 (1.34%) SpecFlow
13 423 (1.10%) Cucumber
14 410 (1.06%) ReSharper
15 378 (0.98%) Jenkins
16 305 (0.79%) WebDriver
17 264 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 259 (0.67%) MSBuild
19 252 (0.65%) Eclipse
20 195 (0.51%) CruiseControl
General
1 6741 (17.48%) Finance
2 1746 (4.53%) Banking
3 1587 (4.12%) Marketing
4 1373 (3.56%) Retail
5 962 (2.50%) Games
6 904 (2.34%) Advertising
7 720 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 610 (1.58%) Front Office
9 597 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 579 (1.50%) Law
11 457 (1.19%) Back Office
12 391 (1.01%) Legal
13 359 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 343 (0.89%) Publishing
15 257 (0.67%) Automotive
16 226 (0.59%) Financial Institution
17 209 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
18 124 (0.32%) Electronics
19 105 (0.27%) Music Industry
20 103 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27906 (72.38%) Developer
2 13392 (34.73%) .NET Developer
3 8775 (22.76%) C# Developer
4 6187 (16.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 4740 (12.29%) Senior Developer
6 3684 (9.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3676 (9.53%) Software Developer
8 3393 (8.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3100 (8.04%) Web Developer
10 2612 (6.77%) Analyst
11 2246 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1663 (4.31%) Software Engineer
13 1656 (4.29%) Junior
14 1585 (4.11%) Architect
15 1474 (3.82%) Junior Developer
16 1448 (3.76%) Senior C# Developer
17 1258 (3.26%) Programmer
18 1178 (3.06%) Graduate
19 1041 (2.70%) Consultant
20 990 (2.57%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21856 (56.68%) ASP.NET
2 14046 (36.43%) HTML
3 11837 (30.70%) CSS
4 8882 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8404 (21.80%) jQuery
6 7771 (20.15%) WCF
7 7526 (19.52%) .NET Framework
8 6172 (16.01%) XML
9 5977 (15.50%) Web Services
10 4323 (11.21%) HTML5
11 4256 (11.04%) WPF
12 3603 (9.34%) Ajax
13 3002 (7.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2741 (7.11%) WinForms
15 2621 (6.80%) LINQ
16 2411 (6.25%) CSS3
17 2334 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 1884 (4.89%) SOAP
19 1839 (4.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 1680 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3038 (7.88%) Computer Science
2 1267 (3.29%) Mobile App
3 1109 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 968 (2.51%) Mathematics
5 837 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
6 823 (2.13%) N-Tier
7 784 (2.03%) Open Source
8 617 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 435 (1.13%) Social Media
10 414 (1.07%) Management Information System
11 394 (1.02%) iPhone
12 390 (1.01%) Derivative
13 366 (0.95%) Hedge funds
14 358 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 299 (0.78%) Equities
16 285 (0.74%) Fixed Income
17 266 (0.69%) Digital Media
18 259 (0.67%) Physics
19 246 (0.64%) Tandem
20 235 (0.61%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6246 (16.20%) Windows
2 1365 (3.54%) Android
3 1162 (3.01%) Linux
4 1142 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 626 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 602 (1.56%) UNIX
7 335 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 224 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 216 (0.56%) Windows Phone
10 170 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 150 (0.39%) Windows 7
12 100 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
13 90 (0.23%) Solaris
14 89 (0.23%) Windows XP
15 82 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 75 (0.19%) Debian
17 59 (0.15%) Ubuntu
18 54 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
19 52 (0.13%) CentOS
20 50 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13894 (36.03%) MVC
2 7688 (19.94%) TDD
3 6806 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 6249 (16.21%) Scrum
5 5868 (15.22%) OO
6 4242 (11.00%) Software Engineering
7 3348 (8.68%) E-Commerce
8 3334 (8.65%) Web Development
9 2819 (7.31%) BDD
10 2458 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
11 2437 (6.32%) Unit Testing
12 2328 (6.04%) Web Application Development
13 2093 (5.43%) CRM
14 1974 (5.12%) OOP
15 1684 (4.37%) Project Management
16 1673 (4.34%) SOA
17 1646 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
18 1530 (3.97%) OOD
19 1524 (3.95%) Kanban
20 1340 (3.48%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 29447 (76.37%) C#
2 16758 (43.46%) SQL
3 14207 (36.85%) JavaScript
4 5428 (14.08%) VB.NET
5 5157 (13.38%) Java
6 4527 (11.74%) T-SQL
7 2492 (6.46%) VB
8 2400 (6.22%) C++
9 1761 (4.57%) PHP
10 1025 (2.66%) Ruby
11 948 (2.46%) C
12 825 (2.14%) VB6
13 755 (1.96%) VBA
14 708 (1.84%) PowerShell
15 680 (1.76%) Python
16 521 (1.35%) PL/SQL
17 471 (1.22%) VBScript
18 324 (0.84%) XAML
19 302 (0.78%) Objective-C
20 299 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5859 (15.20%) Degree
2 1554 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 701 (1.82%) MCSD
4 679 (1.76%) MCP
5 627 (1.63%) MCTS
6 575 (1.49%) MCAD
7 547 (1.42%) Security Cleared
8 358 (0.93%) ISEB
9 291 (0.75%) SC Cleared
10 210 (0.54%) ISTQB
11 149 (0.39%) MCSE
12 119 (0.31%) PhD
13 89 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 85 (0.22%) MCITP
15 84 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
16 71 (0.18%) DV Cleared
17 67 (0.17%) PMI Certification
18 56 (0.15%) MCPD
19 52 (0.13%) CISSP
20 51 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1592 (4.13%) QA
2 291 (0.75%) ISO 9001
3 243 (0.63%) SLA
4 93 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 57 (0.15%) WAI
6 56 (0.15%) WCAG
7 54 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 47 (0.12%) HL7
9 36 (0.093%) COBIT
10 28 (0.073%) TickIT
11 27 (0.070%) EMIR
12 24 (0.062%) Dodd-Frank
12 24 (0.062%) ISO 9000
13 21 (0.054%) GAMP
14 20 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 16 (0.041%) UCITS
15 16 (0.041%) Data Quality
16 11 (0.029%) Basel III
16 11 (0.029%) ISO 14001
16 11 (0.029%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 538 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 222 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 43 (0.11%) Varnish
5 42 (0.11%) vSphere
6 41 (0.11%) KVM
6 41 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 33 (0.086%) Samba
8 23 (0.060%) XenApp
9 19 (0.049%) Xen
10 18 (0.047%) Terminal Services
11 17 (0.044%) NFS
11 17 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
12 15 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (0.029%) VirtualBox
14 10 (0.026%) XenServer
14 10 (0.026%) Snort
15 9 (0.023%) VMware Workstation
15 9 (0.023%) Oracle RMAN
15 9 (0.023%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 242 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 225 (0.58%) Puppet
3 129 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 83 (0.22%) Nagios
5 60 (0.16%) ZABBIX
6 59 (0.15%) HAProxy
7 55 (0.14%) SCOM
8 53 (0.14%) logstash
9 38 (0.099%) SCCM
10 36 (0.093%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 34 (0.088%) Kibana
12 33 (0.086%) StatsD
13 32 (0.083%) Vagrant
14 31 (0.080%) Opsview
15 26 (0.067%) Tivoli
16 24 (0.062%) Data Guard
17 22 (0.057%) WSUS
18 19 (0.049%) MOM
19 16 (0.041%) HP SIM
20 13 (0.034%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11273 (29.24%) Microsoft
2 3202 (8.30%) Oracle
3 746 (1.93%) Sitecore
4 644 (1.67%) Google
5 628 (1.63%) SAP
6 430 (1.12%) Facebook
7 384 (1.00%) EPiServer
8 347 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 334 (0.87%) VMware
10 331 (0.86%) Adobe
11 265 (0.69%) IBM
12 263 (0.68%) JD Edwards
13 260 (0.67%) Business Objects
14 254 (0.66%) Apple
15 248 (0.64%) Telerik
16 221 (0.57%) HP
17 215 (0.56%) Sybase
18 209 (0.54%) Twitter
19 188 (0.49%) DevExpress
20 187 (0.48%) JBoss
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Rewards
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £42500.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum £50K + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30,000 - £40,000 DOE.
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Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £40000 Per Annum
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Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + shares, flexible, great bens
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + other benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, excellent role!
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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