The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 83 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3439 4023 3571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.20% 3.46% 3.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.56% 9.03% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3066 3469 3251
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40154 44529 42951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.35% 38.28% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34283 37434 37135
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Framework
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the UK.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in the UK

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 within the UK.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
England -8 3253 £42,500 - 441
London -18 1043 £52,500 - 95
South East 0 661 £42,500 +6.25% 96
Yorkshire -13 321 £40,000 +6.66% 39
East of England +31 282 £45,000 - 26
South West -1 266 £37,500 -4.45% 39
North West -41 236 £40,000 +6.66% 66
East Midlands +1 212 £35,000 -9.09% 30
West Yorkshire -14 202 £40,000 +3.89% 16
West Midlands -25 176 £38,750 +3.33% 36
City of London -29 154 £55,000 - 13
Surrey -20 151 £43,750 -2.77% 17
Manchester -29 125 £42,500 +6.25% 36
Leeds -17 118 £40,000 - 10
Berkshire +3 110 £47,500 +18.75% 18
Nottinghamshire +35 106 £35,000 - 13
Hampshire -32 98 £40,000 +14.28% 18
North Yorkshire -6 85 £42,250 +12.66% 14
Kent +43 84 £40,000 - 10
Hertfordshire +36 83 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Buckinghamshire +18 80 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Scotland -35 75 £40,000 -1.23% 24
Nottingham +30 72 £35,000 -6.66% 7
North East +12 69 £37,500 +25.00% 14
Bristol -7 67 £36,250 -4.60% 3
Cambridgeshire +22 59 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Cheshire -35 58 £40,000 +30.08% 16
West Sussex +16 57 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Tyne and Wear +14 56 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Bedfordshire +8 56 £45,000 -5.26% 3

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 7100 (100.00%) .NET
2 6291 (88.61%) C#
3 5032 (70.87%) ASP.NET
4 4699 (66.18%) SQL Server
5 4589 (64.63%) MVC
6 3743 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
7 3680 (51.83%) JavaScript
8 3488 (49.13%) Entity Framework
9 3309 (46.61%) SQL
10 3279 (46.18%) HTML
11 3141 (44.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2964 (41.75%) CSS
13 2596 (36.56%) Microsoft
14 2505 (35.28%) jQuery
15 2308 (32.51%) WCF
16 2240 (31.55%) TDD
17 1688 (23.77%) Scrum
18 1500 (21.13%) Web Services
19 1373 (19.34%) Visual Studio
20 1351 (19.03%) ASP.NET Web API
21 1330 (18.73%) Finance
22 1306 (18.39%) Windows
23 1244 (17.52%) T-SQL
24 1170 (16.48%) OO
25 1168 (16.45%) HTML5
26 1151 (16.21%) Team Foundation Server
27 1142 (16.08%) MS Excel
28 1140 (16.06%) AngularJS
29 1134 (15.97%) XML
30 1074 (15.13%) LINQ

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 629 (8.86%) IIS
2 607 (8.55%) SharePoint
3 510 (7.18%) Node.js
4 394 (5.55%) CMS
5 325 (4.58%) BizTalk Server
6 245 (3.45%) Umbraco
7 177 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 156 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 116 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 105 (1.48%) DNN
11 90 (1.27%) Kentico
12 58 (0.82%) NServiceBus
13 57 (0.80%) Sitefinity
14 54 (0.76%) Apache
15 43 (0.61%) WebSphere
16 42 (0.59%) Immediacy CMS
17 35 (0.49%) JBoss
18 31 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
19 27 (0.38%) Tomcat
20 25 (0.35%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1142 (16.08%) MS Excel
2 128 (1.80%) MS Office
3 29 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 22 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.18%) MS Project
6 12 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.099%) Mingle
8 5 (0.070%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.070%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.070%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.014%) GIMP
11 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.014%) Simulink
11 1 (0.014%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.014%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 205 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.15%) Changepoint
5 7 (0.099%) Magento
6 6 (0.085%) Fredhopper
7 5 (0.070%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.056%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.056%) Sophis RISQUE
9 3 (0.042%) Maximo
9 3 (0.042%) Tridion
9 3 (0.042%) Aareon QL
10 2 (0.028%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.014%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.014%) Academy Housing
11 1 (0.014%) arcHouse
11 1 (0.014%) Lawson
11 1 (0.014%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.014%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 625 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 181 (2.55%) SaaS
3 163 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (0.54%) GitHub
5 30 (0.42%) Office 365
6 19 (0.27%) Google Analytics
7 16 (0.23%) PaaS
8 9 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.099%) Heroku
9 7 (0.099%) IaaS
10 5 (0.070%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.070%) CodePlex
11 4 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.056%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.042%) FinancialForce.com
13 1 (0.014%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 1 (0.014%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.014%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 245 (3.45%) Internet
2 131 (1.85%) HTTP
3 79 (1.11%) SMTP
4 54 (0.76%) Intranet
5 39 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 35 (0.49%) Broadband
7 18 (0.25%) DNS
8 14 (0.20%) Network Security
9 12 (0.17%) Firewall
10 11 (0.15%) Extranet
10 11 (0.15%) SNMP
11 8 (0.11%) FTP
11 8 (0.11%) Wireless
12 7 (0.099%) SAN
13 6 (0.085%) WEP
13 6 (0.085%) NAS
13 6 (0.085%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.085%) SSL
14 5 (0.070%) Kerberos
15 4 (0.056%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4699 (66.18%) SQL Server
2 1029 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 611 (8.61%) NoSQL
4 568 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 497 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 443 (6.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 364 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 292 (4.11%) Relational Database
9 162 (2.28%) MySQL
10 134 (1.89%) MongoDB
11 110 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
12 93 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 86 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
14 79 (1.11%) Big Data
15 68 (0.96%) RDBMS
16 52 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
17 41 (0.58%) MS Access
18 39 (0.55%) Oracle Database
19 38 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
20 37 (0.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1373 (19.34%) Visual Studio
2 1151 (16.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 841 (11.85%) Git (software)
4 597 (8.41%) NUnit
5 485 (6.83%) Subversion
6 309 (4.35%) Moq
7 263 (3.70%) TeamCity
8 246 (3.46%) Rhino Mocks
9 244 (3.44%) Selenium
10 240 (3.38%) MSTest
11 182 (2.56%) ReSharper
12 165 (2.32%) JIRA
13 119 (1.68%) SpecFlow
14 111 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
15 97 (1.37%) MSBuild
16 91 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 65 (0.92%) Jenkins
18 60 (0.85%) Grunt
19 57 (0.80%) Jasmine
20 54 (0.76%) CruiseControl
General
1 1330 (18.73%) Finance
2 376 (5.30%) Banking
3 341 (4.80%) Retail
4 314 (4.42%) Marketing
5 185 (2.61%) Advertising
6 183 (2.58%) Telecoms
7 175 (2.46%) Back Office
8 105 (1.48%) Legal
8 105 (1.48%) Investment Banking
8 105 (1.48%) Games
9 90 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 83 (1.17%) Front Office
11 71 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
12 59 (0.83%) Publishing
13 58 (0.82%) Law
14 56 (0.79%) Automotive
15 35 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 30 (0.42%) Electronics
17 22 (0.31%) French Language
18 18 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6022 (84.82%) Developer
2 3565 (50.21%) .NET Developer
3 1832 (25.80%) C# Developer
4 1414 (19.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 1202 (16.93%) Senior Developer
6 805 (11.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 799 (11.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 791 (11.14%) Software Developer
9 649 (9.14%) Senior .NET Developer
10 598 (8.42%) Web Developer
11 379 (5.34%) Junior
12 367 (5.17%) Junior Developer
13 330 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
14 285 (4.01%) Junior .NET Developer
15 282 (3.97%) Graduate
16 261 (3.68%) Software Engineer
17 220 (3.10%) Analyst
18 215 (3.03%) Lead Developer
19 209 (2.94%) Architect
20 200 (2.82%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7100 (100.00%) .NET
2 5032 (70.87%) ASP.NET
3 3488 (49.13%) Entity Framework
4 3279 (46.18%) HTML
5 3141 (44.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2964 (41.75%) CSS
7 2505 (35.28%) jQuery
8 2308 (32.51%) WCF
9 1500 (21.13%) Web Services
10 1351 (19.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1168 (16.45%) HTML5
12 1140 (16.06%) AngularJS
13 1134 (15.97%) XML
14 1074 (15.13%) LINQ
15 948 (13.35%) Ajax
16 844 (11.89%) WPF
17 688 (9.69%) WinForms
18 664 (9.35%) RESTful
19 645 (9.08%) CSS3
20 612 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 529 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 398 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
3 397 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 246 (3.46%) N-Tier
5 245 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
6 212 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 156 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 155 (2.18%) User Experience
9 122 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 96 (1.35%) Mathematics
11 71 (1.00%) Hedge funds
12 70 (0.99%) Clustering
13 59 (0.83%) Blog
14 58 (0.82%) NHS
15 57 (0.80%) Tandem
16 50 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 44 (0.62%) Social Media
17 44 (0.62%) Data Centre
18 40 (0.56%) W3C
19 34 (0.48%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1306 (18.39%) Windows
2 200 (2.82%) Android
3 177 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 106 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (1.10%) Linux
7 68 (0.96%) UNIX
8 48 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
9 40 (0.56%) Windows 8
10 35 (0.49%) Windows Phone
11 21 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
11 21 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (0.28%) Windows CE
13 13 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
14 12 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.14%) Solaris
16 8 (0.11%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.070%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.042%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.042%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4589 (64.63%) MVC
2 3743 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
3 2240 (31.55%) TDD
4 1688 (23.77%) Scrum
5 1170 (16.48%) OO
6 835 (11.76%) BDD
7 745 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
8 740 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 738 (10.39%) Web Application Development
10 639 (9.00%) Unit Testing
11 580 (8.17%) SDLC
12 558 (7.86%) OOP
13 550 (7.75%) Web Development
14 455 (6.41%) Dependency Injection
15 437 (6.15%) SOA
16 432 (6.08%) Mentoring
17 385 (5.42%) E-Commerce
18 372 (5.24%) MVVM
19 351 (4.94%) Kanban
20 346 (4.87%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6291 (88.61%) C#
2 3680 (51.83%) JavaScript
3 3309 (46.61%) SQL
4 1244 (17.52%) T-SQL
5 882 (12.42%) VB.NET
6 507 (7.14%) Java
7 442 (6.23%) Ruby
8 330 (4.65%) VB
9 188 (2.65%) C++
10 161 (2.27%) PHP
11 119 (1.68%) C
12 117 (1.65%) PowerShell
13 100 (1.41%) Python
14 96 (1.35%) VB6
15 84 (1.18%) VBA
16 67 (0.94%) VBScript
17 63 (0.89%) ActionScript
18 62 (0.87%) PL/SQL
19 61 (0.86%) ActionScript 2.0
20 54 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 905 (12.75%) Degree
2 327 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 157 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 101 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 98 (1.38%) MCP
6 89 (1.25%) MCSD
7 62 (0.87%) DV Cleared
8 43 (0.61%) MCTS
9 38 (0.54%) MCAD
10 36 (0.51%) MCPD
11 29 (0.41%) ISEB
12 28 (0.39%) HND
13 11 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.14%) MCSE
14 10 (0.14%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.14%) Brainbench
15 6 (0.085%) CISSP
15 6 (0.085%) PhD
16 5 (0.070%) PMI Certification
16 5 (0.070%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (3.38%) QA
2 27 (0.38%) HL7
3 25 (0.35%) SLA
4 14 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.056%) DICOM
8 3 (0.042%) EMIR
9 2 (0.028%) WCAG
10 1 (0.014%) CRD IV
System Software
1 68 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.11%) Docker
4 4 (0.056%) NFS
4 4 (0.056%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.014%) vSphere
5 1 (0.014%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.014%) Firmware
5 1 (0.014%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.014%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.014%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.20%) Puppet
3 13 (0.18%) SCOM
4 11 (0.15%) MOM
5 9 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.070%) OPNET
7 4 (0.056%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.028%) SCCM
8 2 (0.028%) Control-M
8 2 (0.028%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.028%) Ansible
9 1 (0.014%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.014%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.014%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.014%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.014%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.014%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.014%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2596 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 347 (4.89%) Oracle
3 173 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 94 (1.32%) EPiServer
5 83 (1.17%) Xamarin
6 76 (1.07%) Telerik
7 64 (0.90%) Facebook
8 60 (0.85%) Twitter
8 60 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 54 (0.76%) Sybase
10 52 (0.73%) Adobe
11 46 (0.65%) Google
11 46 (0.65%) Red Gate
12 42 (0.59%) SAP
13 38 (0.54%) VMware
14 28 (0.39%) Ektron
15 26 (0.37%) Alterian
16 24 (0.34%) Apple
17 23 (0.32%) IBM
17 23 (0.32%) DevExpress
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