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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 3480 4666 4136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.89% 20.45% 18.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.75% 52.70% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 4279 3871
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
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
7606 8854 8399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.92% 38.80% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6606 7759 7451
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 £29,000 £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 22 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 22 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
Hampshire 0 709 £40,000 - 100
Surrey -7 655 £47,500 +5.55% 83
Berkshire -5 599 £45,000 +5.88% 84
Buckinghamshire -3 360 £40,000 - 40
Oxfordshire -2 336 £42,500 +13.33% 69
East Sussex 0 326 £42,500 +21.42% 31
Kent 0 269 £37,500 -6.25% 48
West Sussex -2 195 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Sussex 0 11 £50,000 +25.00%
Middlesex -14 9 £33,000 -30.52% 1
Isle of Wight -1 7 £21,000 -20.75% 1
Home Counties -8 1 £50,000 -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 5761 (80.95%) C#
2 4288 (60.25%) ASP.NET
3 3990 (56.06%) SQL Server
4 3243 (45.57%) JavaScript
5 3044 (42.77%) SQL
6 3043 (42.76%) MVC
7 2978 (41.84%) HTML
8 2954 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
9 2483 (34.89%) CSS
10 2090 (29.37%) Microsoft
11 1971 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1725 (24.24%) jQuery
13 1449 (20.36%) TDD
14 1434 (20.15%) Windows
15 1384 (19.45%) .NET Framework
16 1373 (19.29%) XML
17 1286 (18.07%) WCF
18 1272 (17.87%) Scrum
19 1178 (16.55%) Web Services
20 1124 (15.79%) Finance
21 1092 (15.34%) VB.NET
22 1052 (14.78%) Degree
23 1022 (14.36%) Software Engineering
24 1016 (14.28%) Visual Studio
25 958 (13.46%) HTML5
26 953 (13.39%) OO
27 908 (12.76%) T-SQL
28 885 (12.44%) MS Excel
29 772 (10.85%) Java
30 708 (9.95%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 431 (6.06%) IIS
2 395 (5.55%) SharePoint
3 337 (4.74%) CMS
4 209 (2.94%) Node.js
5 185 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
6 126 (1.77%) Umbraco
7 111 (1.56%) Apache
8 102 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 91 (1.28%) Tomcat
10 81 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
11 76 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
12 56 (0.79%) Kentico
13 54 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
14 50 (0.70%) MS Exchange
15 48 (0.67%) WordPress
16 47 (0.66%) Drupal
17 43 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
18 38 (0.53%) WebSphere
19 36 (0.51%) NServiceBus
20 35 (0.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 885 (12.44%) MS Excel
2 103 (1.45%) MS Office
3 80 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 54 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 28 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.39%) InfoPath
6 23 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.17%) MS Project
8 9 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 8 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (0.070%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.056%) Solid Edge
11 4 (0.056%) SOLIDWORKS
12 3 (0.042%) Mingle
13 2 (0.028%) InDesign
14 1 (0.014%) PrintSoft PReS
14 1 (0.014%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 126 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.18%) assyst
5 12 (0.17%) Sage 200
5 12 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.15%) Tridion
6 11 (0.15%) Sage 50
7 6 (0.084%) Adobe Campaign
8 5 (0.070%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.056%) Magento
10 3 (0.042%) HFM
10 3 (0.042%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.042%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.028%) Lawson
11 2 (0.028%) Line 100
11 2 (0.028%) Visualfiles
12 1 (0.014%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 1 (0.014%) Sage 1000
12 1 (0.014%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 294 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 221 (3.11%) SaaS
3 184 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (0.60%) Office 365
5 33 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (0.42%) PaaS
7 14 (0.20%) Google App Engine
7 14 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.14%) Force.com
9 9 (0.13%) GitHub
10 7 (0.098%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.084%) Yammer
12 4 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.042%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.028%) IaaS
14 2 (0.028%) Sage Pay
15 1 (0.014%) Taleo
15 1 (0.014%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 245 (3.44%) Internet
2 170 (2.39%) HTTP
3 110 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 78 (1.10%) DNS
5 66 (0.93%) SMTP
6 59 (0.83%) Firewall
7 53 (0.74%) Intranet
8 51 (0.72%) SAN
9 42 (0.59%) Broadband
9 42 (0.59%) NAS
10 40 (0.56%) WAN
11 36 (0.51%) LAN
12 33 (0.46%) CTI
13 29 (0.41%) DHCP
14 26 (0.37%) Network Security
15 25 (0.35%) LDAP
16 24 (0.34%) SSL
17 23 (0.32%) VoIP
18 16 (0.22%) AMQP
18 16 (0.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3990 (56.06%) SQL Server
2 670 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 362 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 316 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 314 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 298 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 260 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 256 (3.60%) MySQL
9 247 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 205 (2.88%) MongoDB
11 169 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 115 (1.62%) CouchDB
13 101 (1.42%) Big Data
14 100 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
15 97 (1.36%) Oracle Database
16 70 (0.98%) RavenDB
17 68 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
18 63 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
19 62 (0.87%) RDBMS
20 53 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1016 (14.28%) Visual Studio
2 608 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 489 (6.87%) NUnit
4 347 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 298 (4.19%) Rhino Mocks
6 290 (4.07%) Moq
7 241 (3.39%) Subversion
8 217 (3.05%) MSTest
9 178 (2.50%) Selenium
10 153 (2.15%) ReSharper
11 136 (1.91%) JIRA
12 93 (1.31%) TeamCity
13 84 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 62 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 47 (0.66%) Jenkins
16 45 (0.63%) NCrunch
17 44 (0.62%) WebDriver
18 43 (0.60%) SoapUI
19 39 (0.55%) SpecFlow
20 34 (0.48%) Maven
General
1 1124 (15.79%) Finance
2 296 (4.16%) Marketing
3 233 (3.27%) Retail
4 214 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 178 (2.50%) Banking
6 117 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 95 (1.33%) Advertising
8 71 (1.00%) Games
9 66 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 63 (0.89%) Back Office
11 45 (0.63%) Electronics
12 44 (0.62%) Publishing
13 35 (0.49%) Legal
13 35 (0.49%) Automotive
14 33 (0.46%) German Language
15 32 (0.45%) Investment Banking
16 24 (0.34%) Law
17 21 (0.30%) French Language
18 20 (0.28%) Aerospace
19 18 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 5360 (75.31%) Developer
2 2737 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 1707 (23.98%) C# Developer
4 1283 (18.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 892 (12.53%) Software Developer
6 762 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 730 (10.26%) Senior Developer
8 676 (9.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 676 (9.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 445 (6.25%) Junior
10 414 (5.82%) Junior Developer
11 391 (5.49%) Software Engineer
12 382 (5.37%) Analyst
13 367 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
14 328 (4.61%) .NET Web Developer
15 252 (3.54%) Senior C# Developer
16 243 (3.41%) Architect
17 237 (3.33%) Graduate
18 208 (2.92%) C# Software Developer
19 205 (2.88%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4288 (60.25%) ASP.NET
2 2978 (41.84%) HTML
3 2483 (34.89%) CSS
4 1971 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1725 (24.24%) jQuery
6 1384 (19.45%) .NET Framework
7 1373 (19.29%) XML
8 1286 (18.07%) WCF
9 1178 (16.55%) Web Services
10 958 (13.46%) HTML5
11 708 (9.95%) Ajax
12 656 (9.22%) AngularJS
13 642 (9.02%) Entity Framework
14 595 (8.36%) WPF
15 558 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 456 (6.41%) LINQ
16 456 (6.41%) CSS3
17 428 (6.01%) WinForms
18 362 (5.09%) JSON
19 350 (4.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 546 (7.67%) Computer Science
2 453 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 298 (4.19%) Mobile App
4 255 (3.58%) Inversion of Control
5 243 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 174 (2.44%) User Experience
7 139 (1.95%) Social Media
8 136 (1.91%) Open Source
9 135 (1.90%) Mathematics
10 133 (1.87%) Client/Server
11 106 (1.49%) Clustering
12 82 (1.15%) Social Network
13 66 (0.93%) Life Science
14 63 (0.89%) Data Integration
15 62 (0.87%) N-Tier
16 61 (0.86%) Management Information System
17 53 (0.74%) Data Structures
18 50 (0.70%) Algorithms
19 49 (0.69%) Replication
20 47 (0.66%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1434 (20.15%) Windows
2 298 (4.19%) Android
3 251 (3.53%) Linux
4 231 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 138 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 103 (1.45%) UNIX
7 100 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 81 (1.14%) Windows 7
9 69 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 60 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
10 60 (0.84%) Windows 8
11 47 (0.66%) Windows Phone
12 28 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
14 14 (0.20%) CentOS
15 13 (0.18%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.11%) Solaris
17 6 (0.084%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.070%) SUSE
18 5 (0.070%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3043 (42.76%) MVC
2 2954 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 1449 (20.36%) TDD
4 1272 (17.87%) Scrum
5 1022 (14.36%) Software Engineering
6 953 (13.39%) OO
7 561 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
8 560 (7.87%) Web Application Development
9 512 (7.19%) Web Development
10 438 (6.15%) Unit Testing
11 437 (6.14%) BDD
12 347 (4.88%) OOD
13 326 (4.58%) Kanban
14 299 (4.20%) MVVM
14 299 (4.20%) Dependency Injection
15 286 (4.02%) SOA
16 271 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
17 269 (3.78%) OOP
18 263 (3.70%) E-Commerce
19 261 (3.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5761 (80.95%) C#
2 3243 (45.57%) JavaScript
3 3044 (42.77%) SQL
4 1092 (15.34%) VB.NET
5 908 (12.76%) T-SQL
6 772 (10.85%) Java
7 495 (6.96%) VB
8 454 (6.38%) C++
9 331 (4.65%) PHP
10 180 (2.53%) VB6
11 167 (2.35%) Ruby
12 154 (2.16%) Python
13 151 (2.12%) C
14 138 (1.94%) PL/SQL
15 137 (1.92%) PowerShell
16 72 (1.01%) Objective-C
17 67 (0.94%) VBA
18 66 (0.93%) VBScript
19 65 (0.91%) Perl
20 51 (0.72%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1052 (14.78%) Degree
2 187 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 73 (1.03%) Security Cleared
4 54 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 54 (0.76%) ISEB
5 49 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 40 (0.56%) MCP
7 31 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (0.44%) MCSE
8 23 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 22 (0.31%) HND
9 22 (0.31%) MCTS
10 21 (0.30%) PMI Certification
11 19 (0.27%) MCAD
12 16 (0.22%) MCSD
12 16 (0.22%) MCPD
13 13 (0.18%) PhD
13 13 (0.18%) PMP
14 11 (0.15%) MCITP
14 11 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (3.89%) QA
2 73 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 35 (0.49%) SLA
4 31 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.20%) HL7
6 12 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.13%) WCAG
7 9 (0.13%) Section 508
8 8 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.056%) COBIT
10 3 (0.042%) GAMP
11 1 (0.014%) Data Quality
System Software
1 130 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 72 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.27%) VMware ESX
5 17 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (0.24%) Docker
6 15 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.098%) Firmware
9 4 (0.056%) vSphere
9 4 (0.056%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.042%) Varnish
10 3 (0.042%) XenApp
10 3 (0.042%) XenServer
11 2 (0.028%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.028%) HDFS
12 1 (0.014%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.014%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.014%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 63 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 54 (0.76%) Puppet
3 28 (0.39%) SCCM
4 27 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (0.22%) WSUS
6 15 (0.21%) ARCserve
6 15 (0.21%) SCSM
7 14 (0.20%) Nagios
8 10 (0.14%) OpenAM
9 8 (0.11%) Zenoss
9 8 (0.11%) Hyperic
9 8 (0.11%) HAProxy
10 7 (0.098%) SCOM
10 7 (0.098%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.084%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 4 (0.056%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.042%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 3 (0.042%) TeamSite
14 2 (0.028%) Capistrano
14 2 (0.028%) logstash
Vendors
1 2090 (29.37%) Microsoft
2 512 (7.19%) Oracle
3 165 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
4 119 (1.67%) Sitecore
5 99 (1.39%) Facebook
5 99 (1.39%) Twitter
6 98 (1.38%) VMware
7 87 (1.22%) Google
8 77 (1.08%) SAP
9 66 (0.93%) Adobe
10 60 (0.84%) Apple
11 57 (0.80%) Xamarin
12 50 (0.70%) HP
13 48 (0.67%) Cisco
14 42 (0.59%) Red Gate
15 41 (0.58%) Telerik
16 37 (0.52%) EPiServer
17 33 (0.46%) Tableau
18 32 (0.45%) IBM
19 30 (0.42%) Red Hat
Bracknell, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to 30 - 50k plus package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000-50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Addlestone, Surrey
Software Personnel International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Posted: 13 hours ago