The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 4364 4098 5003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.29% 18.63% 21.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.63% 49.80% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 3814 4602
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8619 8229 9392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.11% 37.40% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7497 7321 8458
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
England

.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 31 July 2014.

.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 31 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
Surrey +1 1000 £45,000 +12.50% 87
Berkshire -2 709 £42,500 +6.25% 93
Hampshire -1 674 £40,000 +6.66% 82
East Sussex +2 468 £40,000 - 28
Oxfordshire +1 442 £37,500 -6.25% 51
Buckinghamshire -1 402 £39,000 -0.62% 48
West Sussex +8 310 £40,500 -2.40% 22
Kent +1 300 £40,000 - 28
Isle of Wight +4 40 £26,500 -11.66% 2
Middlesex +11 37 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Thames Valley +3 11 £77,500 +1.63%
Sussex +5 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Home Counties - 3 £50,000 -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7155 (78.11%) C#
2 5623 (61.39%) ASP.NET
3 5113 (55.82%) SQL Server
4 4373 (47.74%) SQL
5 3730 (40.72%) JavaScript
6 3578 (39.06%) HTML
7 3331 (36.36%) MVC
8 2940 (32.10%) CSS
9 2813 (30.71%) Microsoft
10 2183 (23.83%) jQuery
11 2152 (23.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1846 (20.15%) WCF
13 1635 (17.85%) Windows
14 1632 (17.82%) Degree
15 1626 (17.75%) TDD
16 1616 (17.64%) Web Services
17 1589 (17.35%) .NET Framework
18 1571 (17.15%) VB.NET
19 1547 (16.89%) XML
20 1480 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
21 1420 (15.50%) OO
22 1373 (14.99%) Scrum
23 1352 (14.76%) MS Excel
24 1280 (13.97%) Software Engineering
25 1254 (13.69%) Finance
26 1216 (13.28%) Java
27 1167 (12.74%) Visual Studio
28 1048 (11.44%) T-SQL
29 1005 (10.97%) Ajax
30 988 (10.79%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 769 (8.40%) IIS
2 600 (6.55%) SharePoint
3 353 (3.85%) CMS
4 172 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
5 158 (1.72%) Node.js
6 135 (1.47%) Umbraco
7 114 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
8 108 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 107 (1.17%) Apache
10 84 (0.92%) Tomcat
11 81 (0.88%) WebSphere
12 80 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
13 71 (0.78%) Drupal
14 66 (0.72%) WordPress
15 60 (0.66%) Confluence
16 54 (0.59%) Kentico
17 44 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
18 32 (0.35%) NServiceBus
19 31 (0.34%) Joomla!
19 31 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1352 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 159 (1.74%) MS Office
3 111 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 42 (0.46%) InfoPath
5 40 (0.44%) MS Project
6 37 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 36 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 20 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (0.17%) Fireworks
10 10 (0.11%) Simulink
11 8 (0.087%) 3ds Max
12 6 (0.066%) Maya
12 6 (0.066%) PowerPivot
13 5 (0.055%) Mingle
14 4 (0.044%) AutoCAD
14 4 (0.044%) Pro/ENGINEER
14 4 (0.044%) MicroStation
14 4 (0.044%) Solid Edge
15 3 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
16 1 (0.011%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 175 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 37 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 34 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 28 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
6 24 (0.26%) Magento
7 19 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 13 (0.14%) Maximo
9 7 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.066%) Pivotal CRM
10 6 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
11 5 (0.055%) TIBCO iProcess
11 5 (0.055%) BusinessWorks
12 4 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (0.044%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.044%) assyst
12 4 (0.044%) GoldMine
13 3 (0.033%) nopCommerce
13 3 (0.033%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 3 (0.033%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 292 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 222 (2.42%) SaaS
3 53 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (0.44%) Office 365
5 34 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (0.32%) GitHub
7 21 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (0.20%) Heroku
9 16 (0.17%) PaaS
10 12 (0.13%) Force.com
11 9 (0.098%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.033%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.033%) IaaS
13 2 (0.022%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.011%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.011%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 309 (3.37%) Internet
2 104 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 96 (1.05%) HTTP
4 69 (0.75%) Firewall
5 51 (0.56%) Intranet
6 48 (0.52%) SAN
7 41 (0.45%) DNS
7 41 (0.45%) Extranet
8 28 (0.31%) LAN
9 27 (0.29%) LDAP
10 26 (0.28%) VPN
11 25 (0.27%) GSM
12 23 (0.25%) iSCSI
12 23 (0.25%) WAN
13 21 (0.23%) NAS
13 21 (0.23%) Wireshark
13 21 (0.23%) SSL
14 20 (0.22%) SMTP
15 17 (0.19%) IMAP
15 17 (0.19%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5113 (55.82%) SQL Server
2 988 (10.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 724 (7.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 512 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 502 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 446 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 360 (3.93%) MySQL
8 336 (3.67%) Relational Database
9 208 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 177 (1.93%) NoSQL
11 135 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
12 130 (1.42%) RDBMS
13 111 (1.21%) Big Data
14 96 (1.05%) RavenDB
15 77 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
16 76 (0.83%) Oracle Database
17 67 (0.73%) SQLite
18 52 (0.57%) OLAP
19 48 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
20 46 (0.50%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1167 (12.74%) Visual Studio
2 645 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 523 (5.71%) NUnit
4 363 (3.96%) Git (software)
5 347 (3.79%) Subversion
6 328 (3.58%) Rhino Mocks
7 250 (2.73%) Selenium
8 204 (2.23%) Moq
9 145 (1.58%) JIRA
10 134 (1.46%) TeamCity
11 122 (1.33%) MSTest
12 116 (1.27%) ReSharper
13 95 (1.04%) NCrunch
14 85 (0.93%) Cucumber
15 74 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 73 (0.80%) Jenkins
17 71 (0.78%) WebDriver
18 60 (0.66%) WATIR
19 58 (0.63%) Jasmine
20 54 (0.59%) PhoneGap
General
1 1254 (13.69%) Finance
2 328 (3.58%) Marketing
3 223 (2.43%) Retail
4 183 (2.00%) Banking
5 175 (1.91%) Games
6 164 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 115 (1.26%) Back Office
8 95 (1.04%) Advertising
9 86 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 77 (0.84%) Publishing
11 75 (0.82%) Automotive
12 69 (0.75%) Investment Banking
13 62 (0.68%) Electronics
14 54 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 47 (0.51%) Legal
16 31 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 30 (0.33%) Law
18 28 (0.31%) Front Office
19 24 (0.26%) German Language
20 21 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6670 (72.82%) Developer
2 3595 (39.25%) .NET Developer
3 2328 (25.41%) C# Developer
4 1751 (19.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 1299 (14.18%) Software Developer
6 1165 (12.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1041 (11.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 977 (10.67%) Senior Developer
9 841 (9.18%) Web Developer
10 644 (7.03%) Software Engineer
11 626 (6.83%) Analyst
12 534 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
13 466 (5.09%) Junior
14 453 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
15 419 (4.57%) .NET Software Developer
16 390 (4.26%) Junior Developer
17 334 (3.65%) Senior C# Developer
18 317 (3.46%) Architect
19 313 (3.42%) Programmer
19 313 (3.42%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5623 (61.39%) ASP.NET
2 3578 (39.06%) HTML
3 2940 (32.10%) CSS
4 2183 (23.83%) jQuery
5 2152 (23.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1846 (20.15%) WCF
7 1616 (17.64%) Web Services
8 1589 (17.35%) .NET Framework
9 1547 (16.89%) XML
10 1005 (10.97%) Ajax
11 872 (9.52%) HTML5
12 862 (9.41%) WPF
13 750 (8.19%) WinForms
14 703 (7.67%) LINQ
15 670 (7.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 586 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 536 (5.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 459 (5.01%) SOAP
19 442 (4.83%) CSS3
20 427 (4.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 821 (8.96%) Computer Science
2 341 (3.72%) Mobile App
3 295 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
4 292 (3.19%) Mathematics
5 180 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
6 177 (1.93%) N-Tier
7 166 (1.81%) Open Source
8 139 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 101 (1.10%) Social Media
10 79 (0.86%) Replication
10 79 (0.86%) Social Network
11 71 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 69 (0.75%) Tandem
13 68 (0.74%) W3C
14 63 (0.69%) Clustering
15 60 (0.66%) Blog
16 58 (0.63%) Physics
17 55 (0.60%) Kindle
18 54 (0.59%) iPhone
19 52 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1635 (17.85%) Windows
2 405 (4.42%) Android
3 338 (3.69%) Apple iOS
4 330 (3.60%) Linux
5 159 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 114 (1.24%) UNIX
7 112 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 76 (0.83%) Windows 8
9 72 (0.79%) Windows Phone
10 39 (0.43%) Windows XP
11 37 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
12 30 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (0.28%) Windows 7
14 18 (0.20%) CentOS
15 13 (0.14%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
18 8 (0.087%) Windows Vista
19 7 (0.076%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.076%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3331 (36.36%) MVC
2 1626 (17.75%) TDD
3 1480 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
4 1420 (15.50%) OO
5 1373 (14.99%) Scrum
6 1280 (13.97%) Software Engineering
7 761 (8.31%) Web Development
8 616 (6.72%) BDD
9 566 (6.18%) Web Application Development
10 540 (5.90%) E-Commerce
11 476 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
12 457 (4.99%) Unit Testing
13 407 (4.44%) CRM
14 390 (4.26%) OOD
15 381 (4.16%) OOP
16 346 (3.78%) SOA
17 320 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
18 308 (3.36%) Project Management
19 278 (3.03%) UML
20 263 (2.87%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 7155 (78.11%) C#
2 4373 (47.74%) SQL
3 3730 (40.72%) JavaScript
4 1571 (17.15%) VB.NET
5 1216 (13.28%) Java
6 1048 (11.44%) T-SQL
7 795 (8.68%) C++
8 543 (5.93%) VB
9 452 (4.93%) PHP
10 274 (2.99%) C
11 237 (2.59%) VB6
12 176 (1.92%) Ruby
13 146 (1.59%) Python
14 126 (1.38%) VBScript
15 99 (1.08%) PowerShell
16 88 (0.96%) PL/SQL
17 87 (0.95%) VBA
18 86 (0.94%) Objective-C
19 58 (0.63%) Delphi
20 44 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1632 (17.82%) Degree
2 323 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 320 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 182 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 138 (1.51%) ISEB
6 125 (1.36%) MCP
7 100 (1.09%) MCTS
8 98 (1.07%) ISTQB
9 90 (0.98%) MCSD
10 73 (0.80%) MCAD
11 47 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
12 30 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 27 (0.29%) MCPD
14 23 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
15 22 (0.24%) PhD
15 22 (0.24%) HND
15 22 (0.24%) MCSE
16 18 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 17 (0.19%) DV Cleared
17 17 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (4.10%) QA
2 186 (2.03%) ISO 9001
3 42 (0.46%) SLA
4 31 (0.34%) HL7
5 21 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.17%) GAMP
6 16 (0.17%) WCAG
6 16 (0.17%) WAI
7 10 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 10 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.087%) DICOM
9 6 (0.066%) COBIT
10 5 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.011%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.011%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.011%) Dublin Core
11 1 (0.011%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.011%) TickIT
System Software
1 131 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 53 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 23 (0.25%) VMware ESX
5 14 (0.15%) vSphere
6 13 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.055%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.055%) XenServer
8 4 (0.044%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.044%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.044%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.033%) UAG
9 3 (0.033%) Postfix
10 2 (0.022%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.022%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.022%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.022%) qmail
10 2 (0.022%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.011%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.011%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (0.37%) Puppet
2 27 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (0.25%) SCOM
4 18 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 15 (0.16%) Data Guard
6 8 (0.087%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.087%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.066%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.066%) PureDisk
8 3 (0.033%) WSUS
9 2 (0.022%) Nagios
9 2 (0.022%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.022%) SCCM
9 2 (0.022%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.022%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.011%) CORE IMPACT
10 1 (0.011%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.011%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.011%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2813 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 805 (8.79%) Oracle
3 156 (1.70%) Google
4 139 (1.52%) Sitecore
5 138 (1.51%) SAP
6 102 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 92 (1.00%) Adobe
8 87 (0.95%) VMware
9 80 (0.87%) Xamarin
10 75 (0.82%) Facebook
11 72 (0.79%) Endeca
12 60 (0.66%) RedPrairie
13 54 (0.59%) IBM
14 52 (0.57%) EPiServer
14 52 (0.57%) Telerik
15 50 (0.55%) Twitter
16 48 (0.52%) Citrix
17 36 (0.39%) JD Edwards
18 35 (0.38%) Apple
19 34 (0.37%) JBoss
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