The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 3639 4815 4368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.14% 20.36% 19.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.48% 52.83% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3342 4356 4077
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7830 9115 8633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.87% 38.55% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6765 7896 7665
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

.NET
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the South East region.

.NET Salary Trend in the South East

.NET
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in the South East

.NET
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Surrey -5 728 £47,500 +5.55% 83
Hampshire +1 713 £40,000 - 93
Berkshire -4 627 £45,000 +5.88% 78
East Sussex 0 375 £42,500 +21.42% 31
Oxfordshire -3 351 £42,000 +12.00% 76
Buckinghamshire -3 342 £40,000 - 36
Kent 0 247 £39,250 -1.87% 41
West Sussex -3 218 £42,500 +2.40% 20
Middlesex -10 12 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Isle of Wight -2 8 £37,000 +25.42% 3
Sussex -6 8 £50,000 +75.43% 1
Home Counties -2 1 £50,000 -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 5796 (80.37%) C#
2 4383 (60.77%) ASP.NET
3 4026 (55.82%) SQL Server
4 3279 (45.47%) JavaScript
5 3078 (42.68%) SQL
6 3031 (42.03%) MVC
7 3007 (41.69%) HTML
8 2980 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
9 2528 (35.05%) CSS
10 2109 (29.24%) Microsoft
11 1975 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1714 (23.77%) jQuery
13 1479 (20.51%) TDD
14 1441 (19.98%) Windows
15 1413 (19.59%) .NET Framework
16 1397 (19.37%) XML
17 1293 (17.93%) Scrum
18 1276 (17.69%) WCF
19 1191 (16.51%) Web Services
20 1106 (15.34%) Finance
21 1105 (15.32%) Degree
22 1099 (15.24%) VB.NET
23 1060 (14.70%) Software Engineering
24 1024 (14.20%) Visual Studio
25 993 (13.77%) OO
26 935 (12.96%) HTML5
27 919 (12.74%) MS Excel
28 897 (12.44%) T-SQL
29 795 (11.02%) Java
30 738 (10.23%) Ajax

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 462 (6.41%) IIS
2 424 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 355 (4.92%) CMS
4 213 (2.95%) Node.js
5 178 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
6 141 (1.96%) Umbraco
7 107 (1.48%) Apache
8 102 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 95 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 87 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 78 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 52 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
12 52 (0.72%) WordPress
12 52 (0.72%) Drupal
13 51 (0.71%) Kentico
14 48 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
15 44 (0.61%) MS Exchange
16 40 (0.55%) WebSphere
17 39 (0.54%) NServiceBus
18 30 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 919 (12.74%) MS Excel
2 101 (1.40%) MS Office
3 78 (1.08%) Photoshop
4 54 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 31 (0.43%) InfoPath
5 31 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (0.18%) MS Project
8 9 (0.12%) Fireworks
8 9 (0.12%) PowerPivot
9 8 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (0.069%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.055%) Solid Edge
11 4 (0.055%) SOLIDWORKS
12 3 (0.042%) Mingle
13 1 (0.014%) InDesign
13 1 (0.014%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 130 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.18%) assyst
6 12 (0.17%) Sage 200
6 12 (0.17%) Tridion
7 11 (0.15%) Sage 50
8 6 (0.083%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.055%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.055%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.042%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.042%) Magento
11 2 (0.028%) Lawson
11 2 (0.028%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.028%) Visualfiles
11 2 (0.028%) HFM
11 2 (0.028%) Line 100
12 1 (0.014%) Sage 1000
12 1 (0.014%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 324 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 222 (3.08%) SaaS
3 205 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (0.67%) Office 365
5 32 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (0.39%) PaaS
7 12 (0.17%) Google App Engine
7 12 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.11%) GitHub
9 7 (0.097%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.097%) Force.com
10 6 (0.083%) Yammer
11 4 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.042%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.028%) IaaS
13 2 (0.028%) Sage Pay
14 1 (0.014%) Taleo
14 1 (0.014%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 270 (3.74%) Internet
2 163 (2.26%) HTTP
3 107 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 74 (1.03%) DNS
5 60 (0.83%) SMTP
6 55 (0.76%) Firewall
7 49 (0.68%) Intranet
8 48 (0.67%) SAN
9 40 (0.55%) NAS
10 39 (0.54%) WAN
11 36 (0.50%) Broadband
12 35 (0.49%) LAN
13 30 (0.42%) SSL
14 28 (0.39%) CTI
15 27 (0.37%) DHCP
16 23 (0.32%) Network Security
17 20 (0.28%) VoIP
17 20 (0.28%) LDAP
18 18 (0.25%) AMQP
19 14 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4026 (55.82%) SQL Server
2 669 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 349 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 346 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 323 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 297 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 269 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 263 (3.65%) MySQL
9 255 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 223 (3.09%) MongoDB
11 166 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 143 (1.98%) CouchDB
13 116 (1.61%) Big Data
14 110 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
15 93 (1.29%) Oracle Database
16 92 (1.28%) RavenDB
17 69 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
17 69 (0.96%) RDBMS
18 58 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
19 49 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1024 (14.20%) Visual Studio
2 596 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 499 (6.92%) NUnit
4 353 (4.89%) Git (software)
5 315 (4.37%) Rhino Mocks
6 286 (3.97%) Moq
7 235 (3.26%) Subversion
8 211 (2.93%) MSTest
9 168 (2.33%) Selenium
10 146 (2.02%) JIRA
11 143 (1.98%) ReSharper
12 101 (1.40%) TeamCity
13 79 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 55 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 54 (0.75%) NCrunch
16 45 (0.62%) Jenkins
17 42 (0.58%) Maven
17 42 (0.58%) WebDriver
18 37 (0.51%) SoapUI
19 32 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 1106 (15.34%) Finance
2 298 (4.13%) Marketing
3 223 (3.09%) Retail
4 205 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 174 (2.41%) Banking
6 105 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 98 (1.36%) Advertising
8 75 (1.04%) Games
9 68 (0.94%) Back Office
10 57 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 49 (0.68%) Publishing
12 44 (0.61%) Electronics
13 40 (0.55%) German Language
14 39 (0.54%) Legal
15 33 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 33 (0.46%) Automotive
16 26 (0.36%) French Language
17 21 (0.29%) Law
18 19 (0.26%) Aerospace
19 18 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 5409 (75.00%) Developer
2 2763 (38.31%) .NET Developer
3 1709 (23.70%) C# Developer
4 1280 (17.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 895 (12.41%) Software Developer
6 764 (10.59%) Web Developer
7 711 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 703 (9.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 690 (9.57%) Senior Developer
10 462 (6.41%) Junior
11 425 (5.89%) Junior Developer
12 408 (5.66%) Software Engineer
13 377 (5.23%) Analyst
14 348 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
15 323 (4.48%) .NET Web Developer
16 262 (3.63%) Graduate
17 240 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
18 233 (3.23%) Architect
19 209 (2.90%) .NET Software Developer
20 202 (2.80%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4383 (60.77%) ASP.NET
2 3007 (41.69%) HTML
3 2528 (35.05%) CSS
4 1975 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1714 (23.77%) jQuery
6 1413 (19.59%) .NET Framework
7 1397 (19.37%) XML
8 1276 (17.69%) WCF
9 1191 (16.51%) Web Services
10 935 (12.96%) HTML5
11 738 (10.23%) Ajax
12 659 (9.14%) AngularJS
13 653 (9.05%) Entity Framework
14 599 (8.31%) WPF
15 583 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web API
16 461 (6.39%) CSS3
17 456 (6.32%) LINQ
18 420 (5.82%) WinForms
19 361 (5.01%) JSON
20 359 (4.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 578 (8.01%) Computer Science
2 462 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 305 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 241 (3.34%) Inversion of Control
5 240 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 181 (2.51%) User Experience
7 148 (2.05%) Open Source
8 132 (1.83%) Mathematics
9 131 (1.82%) Social Media
10 125 (1.73%) Client/Server
11 99 (1.37%) Clustering
12 84 (1.16%) Social Network
13 65 (0.90%) N-Tier
14 64 (0.89%) Life Science
15 63 (0.87%) Data Integration
16 61 (0.85%) Management Information System
17 55 (0.76%) Data Structures
18 54 (0.75%) Replication
19 53 (0.73%) Algorithms
20 49 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1441 (19.98%) Windows
2 305 (4.23%) Android
3 263 (3.65%) Linux
4 236 (3.27%) Apple iOS
5 145 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 109 (1.51%) UNIX
7 99 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 81 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 68 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 63 (0.87%) Windows 8
11 59 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 46 (0.64%) Windows Phone
13 29 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
15 15 (0.21%) Ubuntu
16 13 (0.18%) CentOS
17 8 (0.11%) Solaris
18 6 (0.083%) SUSE
19 5 (0.069%) Fedora
20 4 (0.055%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3031 (42.03%) MVC
2 2980 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
3 1479 (20.51%) TDD
4 1293 (17.93%) Scrum
5 1060 (14.70%) Software Engineering
6 993 (13.77%) OO
7 578 (8.01%) Web Application Development
8 553 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
9 521 (7.22%) Web Development
10 456 (6.32%) BDD
11 443 (6.14%) Unit Testing
12 360 (4.99%) OOD
13 322 (4.46%) Kanban
14 301 (4.17%) SOA
15 296 (4.10%) OOP
16 293 (4.06%) MVVM
17 290 (4.02%) Dependency Injection
18 284 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
19 271 (3.76%) CRM
20 264 (3.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5796 (80.37%) C#
2 3279 (45.47%) JavaScript
3 3078 (42.68%) SQL
4 1099 (15.24%) VB.NET
5 897 (12.44%) T-SQL
6 795 (11.02%) Java
7 521 (7.22%) VB
8 479 (6.64%) C++
9 336 (4.66%) PHP
10 188 (2.61%) VB6
11 171 (2.37%) Ruby
12 164 (2.27%) Python
13 154 (2.14%) C
14 149 (2.07%) PL/SQL
15 145 (2.01%) PowerShell
16 75 (1.04%) Objective-C
17 74 (1.03%) VBA
18 72 (1.00%) Perl
19 68 (0.94%) VBScript
20 44 (0.61%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1105 (15.32%) Degree
2 196 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 81 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 57 (0.79%) ISEB
5 56 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 49 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 40 (0.55%) MCP
8 34 (0.47%) MCSE
9 32 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 26 (0.36%) HND
12 22 (0.31%) MCTS
13 21 (0.29%) PMI Certification
14 17 (0.24%) MCAD
14 17 (0.24%) MCSD
15 16 (0.22%) MCPD
16 13 (0.18%) PMP
16 13 (0.18%) PhD
17 9 (0.12%) MCITP
17 9 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (3.72%) QA
2 92 (1.28%) ISO 9001
3 35 (0.49%) SLA
4 28 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.18%) HL7
6 9 (0.12%) WCAG
6 9 (0.12%) Section 508
7 8 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.097%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.069%) COBIT
10 4 (0.055%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.014%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.014%) GAMP
System Software
1 135 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 71 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (0.21%) VMware ESX
6 14 (0.19%) Docker
7 13 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.12%) Firmware
8 9 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.083%) vSphere
10 5 (0.069%) Varnish
11 3 (0.042%) XenApp
11 3 (0.042%) XenServer
12 2 (0.028%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.028%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.028%) HDFS
13 1 (0.014%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.014%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.014%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 57 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (0.69%) Puppet
3 28 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (0.35%) SCCM
5 14 (0.19%) WSUS
6 13 (0.18%) Nagios
6 13 (0.18%) ARCserve
6 13 (0.18%) SCSM
7 11 (0.15%) OpenAM
8 8 (0.11%) Hyperic
8 8 (0.11%) Zenoss
8 8 (0.11%) SCOM
9 7 (0.097%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.083%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 4 (0.055%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.055%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.042%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 3 (0.042%) TeamSite
12 3 (0.042%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 3 (0.042%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2109 (29.24%) Microsoft
2 530 (7.35%) Oracle
3 168 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 120 (1.66%) Sitecore
5 95 (1.32%) VMware
6 94 (1.30%) Twitter
7 91 (1.26%) Facebook
8 89 (1.23%) Google
9 80 (1.11%) SAP
10 67 (0.93%) Adobe
11 53 (0.73%) Apple
11 53 (0.73%) Xamarin
12 51 (0.71%) Telerik
13 46 (0.64%) HP
14 44 (0.61%) Cisco
15 42 (0.58%) Red Gate
15 42 (0.58%) Tableau
16 37 (0.51%) EPiServer
17 34 (0.47%) Red Hat
17 34 (0.47%) Endeca
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