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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 93 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3034 3829 3786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.00% 3.60% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 9.66% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2699 3348 3349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 11 February 2016 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 11 February 2016. 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 -13 2872 £45,000 +5.88% 466
London -22 968 £55,000 - 139
South East -22 565 £45,000 +5.88% 72
Yorkshire -15 261 £42,000 +5.00% 49
East of England +16 251 £47,500 +18.75% 29
South West -15 237 £38,500 - 53
North West -8 230 £42,500 +14.09% 58
West Yorkshire -14 211 £42,500 +6.25% 27
West Midlands -36 167 £40,000 - 31
City of London -21 155 £60,000 +14.28% 38
Leeds -22 149 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Manchester +18 142 £47,500 +25.00% 36
East Midlands -14 135 £40,000 - 21
Surrey -16 133 £47,500 +5.55% 16
Hampshire +5 104 £37,500 -3.84% 16
Berkshire -15 90 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Hertfordshire +52 87 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Nottinghamshire +14 75 £37,500 +2.73% 10
Birmingham -8 74 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Cambridgeshire +37 72 £50,000 +25.00% 9
West Sussex +29 70 £40,000 - 3
Nottingham +6 68 £37,500 +2.73% 9
Cambridge +35 63 £51,350 +28.37% 8
Bristol +18 63 £39,250 +4.66% 15
North East +1 62 £35,000 -7.28% 13
Dorset -5 59 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Southampton +14 56 £34,000 -12.82% 9
Cheshire -15 52 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Tyne and Wear +1 51 £35,000 -10.82% 13
Kent -7 50 £45,000 +5.88% 13

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6276 (100.00%) .NET
2 5538 (88.24%) C#
3 4271 (68.05%) SQL Server
4 4181 (66.62%) ASP.NET
5 4104 (65.39%) MVC
6 3311 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3240 (51.63%) JavaScript
8 3107 (49.51%) Entity Framework
9 2885 (45.97%) SQL
10 2801 (44.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2768 (44.10%) HTML
12 2597 (41.38%) CSS
13 2154 (34.32%) WCF
14 2070 (32.98%) jQuery
15 2018 (32.15%) Microsoft
16 1953 (31.12%) TDD
17 1561 (24.87%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1288 (20.52%) Visual Studio
19 1277 (20.35%) Finance
20 1245 (19.84%) Web Services
21 1231 (19.61%) Windows
22 1219 (19.42%) Scrum
23 1173 (18.69%) AngularJS
24 1120 (17.85%) T-SQL
25 1091 (17.38%) Team Foundation Server
26 1037 (16.52%) HTML5
27 998 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
28 969 (15.44%) LINQ
29 942 (15.01%) XML
30 925 (14.74%) OO

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 608 (9.69%) Node.js
2 499 (7.95%) IIS
3 471 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 367 (5.85%) CMS
5 230 (3.66%) Umbraco
6 227 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
7 163 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 116 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 103 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 69 (1.10%) Kentico
11 63 (1.00%) Sitefinity
12 57 (0.91%) DNN
13 55 (0.88%) NServiceBus
14 49 (0.78%) Apache
15 46 (0.73%) WebSphere
16 36 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
17 35 (0.56%) Immediacy CMS
18 29 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
19 26 (0.41%) Drupal
19 26 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 841 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 113 (1.80%) MS Office
3 30 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 30 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.19%) S-PLUS
6 11 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.080%) MS Project
8 5 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.064%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.016%) GIMP
10 1 (0.016%) Simulink
10 1 (0.016%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 140 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.30%) SAP Business One
4 17 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
5 16 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
6 10 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.096%) MoSes
10 5 (0.080%) WebTrends
11 4 (0.064%) BusinessWorks
11 4 (0.064%) Magento
11 4 (0.064%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.064%) TIBCO iProcess
12 3 (0.048%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (0.048%) Fredhopper
12 3 (0.048%) Infor M3
12 3 (0.048%) Pegasus Opera
12 3 (0.048%) Summit
13 2 (0.032%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 520 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 207 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 199 (3.17%) SaaS
4 57 (0.91%) GitHub
5 37 (0.59%) Office 365
6 31 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (0.48%) PaaS
8 29 (0.46%) IaaS
9 9 (0.14%) Google Analytics
9 9 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
10 6 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.080%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.048%) Force.com
13 2 (0.032%) Datadog
14 1 (0.016%) Amazon CloudSearch
14 1 (0.016%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.016%) Heroku
14 1 (0.016%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 187 (2.98%) Internet
2 116 (1.85%) HTTP
3 56 (0.89%) Intranet
4 31 (0.49%) Firewall
4 31 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 27 (0.43%) Wireshark
6 22 (0.35%) DNS
6 22 (0.35%) SMTP
7 20 (0.32%) SSL
8 16 (0.25%) Kerberos
9 14 (0.22%) LDAP
10 13 (0.21%) VoIP
10 13 (0.21%) WebEx
11 12 (0.19%) Skype
12 10 (0.16%) DHCP
12 10 (0.16%) Network Security
13 9 (0.14%) Broadband
13 9 (0.14%) FTP
14 7 (0.11%) VLAN
15 6 (0.096%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4271 (68.05%) SQL Server
2 824 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 678 (10.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 659 (10.50%) NoSQL
5 498 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 472 (7.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 436 (6.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 333 (5.31%) Relational Database
9 231 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 198 (3.15%) MySQL
11 140 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 110 (1.75%) MongoDB
13 90 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
14 87 (1.39%) Big Data
15 68 (1.08%) RDBMS
16 64 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
17 63 (1.00%) Oracle Database
18 60 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
19 44 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
20 37 (0.59%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1288 (20.52%) Visual Studio
2 1091 (17.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 864 (13.77%) Git (software)
4 711 (11.33%) NUnit
5 463 (7.38%) Subversion
6 393 (6.26%) Moq
7 335 (5.34%) MSTest
8 296 (4.72%) Selenium
9 288 (4.59%) Rhino Mocks
10 282 (4.49%) TeamCity
11 248 (3.95%) JIRA
12 166 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
13 151 (2.41%) ReSharper
14 116 (1.85%) SpecFlow
15 105 (1.67%) Jenkins
16 93 (1.48%) MSBuild
17 83 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 78 (1.24%) SoapUI
19 56 (0.89%) Jasmine
20 51 (0.81%) Fiddler
General
1 1277 (20.35%) Finance
2 441 (7.03%) Banking
3 257 (4.09%) Marketing
4 210 (3.35%) Advertising
5 158 (2.52%) Retail
6 151 (2.41%) Games
7 133 (2.12%) Back Office
8 128 (2.04%) Telecoms
9 127 (2.02%) Investment Banking
10 123 (1.96%) Law
11 81 (1.29%) Legal
12 68 (1.08%) Front Office
13 50 (0.80%) Automotive
14 46 (0.73%) Manufacturing
15 45 (0.72%) Financial Institution
16 33 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 25 (0.40%) Electronics
18 19 (0.30%) Publishing
19 10 (0.16%) Italian Language
20 7 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5219 (83.16%) Developer
2 3752 (59.78%) .NET Developer
3 2860 (45.57%) C# Developer
4 2289 (36.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 1493 (23.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1292 (20.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1094 (17.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 948 (15.11%) Senior Developer
9 832 (13.26%) Software Developer
10 831 (13.24%) SQL Developer
11 656 (10.45%) Senior .NET Developer
12 630 (10.04%) C# Software Developer
13 612 (9.75%) .NET Software Developer
14 550 (8.76%) Senior C# Developer
15 515 (8.21%) Web Developer
16 419 (6.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 343 (5.47%) SQL Server Developer
18 333 (5.31%) Junior
19 323 (5.15%) Junior Developer
20 293 (4.67%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6276 (100.00%) .NET
2 4181 (66.62%) ASP.NET
3 3107 (49.51%) Entity Framework
4 2801 (44.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2768 (44.10%) HTML
6 2597 (41.38%) CSS
7 2154 (34.32%) WCF
8 2070 (32.98%) jQuery
9 1561 (24.87%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1245 (19.84%) Web Services
11 1173 (18.69%) AngularJS
12 1037 (16.52%) HTML5
13 998 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 969 (15.44%) LINQ
15 942 (15.01%) XML
16 888 (14.15%) Ajax
17 851 (13.56%) WPF
18 755 (12.03%) RESTful
19 630 (10.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 581 (9.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 472 (7.52%) Computer Science
2 414 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
3 360 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 299 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
5 232 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 202 (3.22%) User Experience
7 142 (2.26%) Client/Server
8 141 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 90 (1.43%) Mathematics
10 65 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 55 (0.88%) Tandem
12 54 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 52 (0.83%) Hedge funds
14 47 (0.75%) Equities
15 40 (0.64%) Derivative
15 40 (0.64%) W3C
16 38 (0.61%) Data Structures
17 34 (0.54%) Algorithms
18 33 (0.53%) Blog
19 30 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1231 (19.61%) Windows
2 259 (4.13%) Windows Server
3 183 (2.92%) Android
4 167 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 143 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 85 (1.35%) Linux
7 68 (1.08%) Unix
8 58 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
10 24 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 19 (0.30%) Windows Phone
12 18 (0.29%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.19%) Solaris
15 7 (0.11%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.096%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.048%) CentOS
17 3 (0.048%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.048%) Windows CE
18 2 (0.032%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 4104 (65.39%) MVC
2 3311 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1953 (31.12%) TDD
4 1219 (19.42%) Scrum
5 925 (14.74%) OO
6 831 (13.24%) BDD
7 813 (12.95%) Software Engineering
8 765 (12.19%) Unit Testing
9 764 (12.17%) Web Application Development
10 663 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
11 568 (9.05%) SDLC
12 554 (8.83%) Web Development
13 527 (8.40%) OOP
14 449 (7.15%) Dependency Injection
15 396 (6.31%) SOA
16 353 (5.62%) Mentoring
17 329 (5.24%) Multithreading
18 327 (5.21%) MVVM
18 327 (5.21%) SOLID
19 312 (4.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5538 (88.24%) C#
2 3240 (51.63%) JavaScript
3 2885 (45.97%) SQL
4 1120 (17.85%) T-SQL
5 744 (11.85%) VB.NET
6 485 (7.73%) Ruby
7 430 (6.85%) Java
8 360 (5.74%) VB
9 187 (2.98%) PowerShell
10 158 (2.52%) PHP
11 157 (2.50%) C++
12 143 (2.28%) VB6
13 124 (1.98%) PL/SQL
14 101 (1.61%) C
15 95 (1.51%) TypeScript
16 90 (1.43%) Python
17 87 (1.39%) XAML
18 75 (1.20%) VBA
19 66 (1.05%) VBScript
20 53 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 830 (13.22%) Degree
2 178 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 72 (1.15%) MCP
4 72 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 71 (1.13%) MCSD
6 60 (0.96%) MCTS
7 46 (0.73%) MCAD
8 38 (0.61%) ISEB
9 31 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 23 (0.37%) MCPD
11 22 (0.35%) DV Cleared
12 18 (0.29%) ISTQB
13 14 (0.22%) Brainbench
14 10 (0.16%) HND
14 10 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.11%) MCSA
16 6 (0.096%) MCSE
17 5 (0.080%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 4 (0.064%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (4.62%) QA
2 52 (0.83%) MiFID
3 48 (0.76%) SLA
4 23 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 20 (0.32%) HL7
5 20 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.080%) SEPA
9 3 (0.048%) COBIT
9 3 (0.048%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.032%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.016%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.016%) SDET
System Software
1 116 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 24 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.064%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.064%) NFS
3 4 (0.064%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (0.064%) XenApp
3 4 (0.064%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.048%) Firmware
4 3 (0.048%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.016%) Docker
5 1 (0.016%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (0.35%) Puppet
2 20 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.24%) SCCM
4 10 (0.16%) Control-M
5 9 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
6 8 (0.13%) Perfmon
7 7 (0.11%) MOM
8 6 (0.096%) SCOM
9 5 (0.080%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.080%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.064%) TIBCO Hawk
10 4 (0.064%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.048%) OPNET
12 2 (0.032%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 2 (0.032%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.032%) Kibana
12 2 (0.032%) logstash
12 2 (0.032%) Nagios
12 2 (0.032%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2018 (32.15%) Microsoft
2 409 (6.52%) Oracle
3 143 (2.28%) Sitecore
4 122 (1.94%) Telerik
5 115 (1.83%) Facebook
6 107 (1.70%) Xamarin
7 85 (1.35%) EPiServer
8 70 (1.12%) Google
9 60 (0.96%) Adobe
10 57 (0.91%) VMware
11 53 (0.84%) Twitter
12 47 (0.75%) IBM
12 47 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
13 40 (0.64%) SAP
14 36 (0.57%) Ektron
15 29 (0.46%) Alterian
16 24 (0.38%) iManage
17 20 (0.32%) DevExpress
18 19 (0.30%) Nintex
19 18 (0.29%) Pega
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