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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 71 77 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3802 3686 3561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.61% 3.55% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.73% 8.65% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3319 3264 3301
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 £29,046 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
39076 42615 46653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.06% 41.00% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33714 35622 41545
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 £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +2 3532 £42,500 - 517
London +9 1185 £55,000 +4.76% 135
South East -15 724 £40,000 - 110
Yorkshire +13 386 £40,000 +3.89% 59
North West +4 299 £36,500 -2.66% 73
West Yorkshire +22 278 £40,000 +14.28% 42
City of London -7 277 £52,500 -6.66% 47
South West +8 276 £37,500 +7.14% 40
West Midlands +6 236 £40,000 +8.84% 36
East of England +24 227 £40,000 - 23
Leeds +39 216 £40,000 +14.28% 20
East Midlands -12 181 £40,000 - 25
Surrey -20 162 £42,500 +21.42% 14
Scotland +24 141 £38,000 -2.56% 23
Manchester -16 137 £36,500 -8.75% 29
Hampshire 0 133 £40,000 +3.89% 14
Berkshire -20 102 £42,500 -5.55% 24
Cheshire -5 90 £35,000 -6.66% 21
Oxfordshire +23 89 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Birmingham +12 88 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Essex +40 84 £40,000 -12.08% 2
North Yorkshire +3 78 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Edinburgh +42 77 £40,000 +0.62% 10
Dorset +25 77 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Buckinghamshire -12 72 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Wiltshire +20 70 £40,000 +17.64% 6
East Sussex +13 69 £42,500 +16.43% 6
Reading +17 65 £42,500 -3.40% 16
Kent -21 65 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Nottinghamshire -18 61 £35,000 -2.77% 8

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7731 (100.00%) .NET
2 6728 (87.03%) C#
3 5301 (68.57%) ASP.NET
4 4958 (64.13%) SQL Server
5 4706 (60.87%) MVC
6 4034 (52.18%) JavaScript
7 3946 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3641 (47.10%) SQL
9 3543 (45.83%) HTML
10 3372 (43.62%) CSS
11 3259 (42.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3147 (40.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2875 (37.19%) jQuery
14 2862 (37.02%) Microsoft
15 2289 (29.61%) WCF
16 2130 (27.55%) TDD
17 1622 (20.98%) Scrum
18 1604 (20.75%) Web Services
19 1476 (19.09%) OO
20 1474 (19.07%) Windows
21 1400 (18.11%) T-SQL
22 1396 (18.06%) XML
23 1395 (18.04%) Visual Studio
24 1394 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
25 1296 (16.76%) MS Excel
26 1245 (16.10%) LINQ
27 1237 (16.00%) Ajax
28 1200 (15.52%) Finance
29 1130 (14.62%) WPF
30 1124 (14.54%) VB.NET

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 818 (10.58%) SharePoint
2 740 (9.57%) IIS
3 353 (4.57%) CMS
4 324 (4.19%) BizTalk Server
5 310 (4.01%) Node.js
6 218 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 177 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 167 (2.16%) Umbraco
9 119 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 86 (1.11%) Confluence
11 76 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
12 61 (0.79%) Apache
13 58 (0.75%) NServiceBus
14 46 (0.60%) WordPress
15 40 (0.52%) Apache Solr
16 35 (0.45%) Tomcat
16 35 (0.45%) JBoss
17 33 (0.43%) MQSeries
18 29 (0.38%) WebSphere
18 29 (0.38%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1296 (16.76%) MS Excel
2 136 (1.76%) MS Office
3 65 (0.84%) Photoshop
4 28 (0.36%) InfoPath
5 24 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.21%) PowerPivot
7 12 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 11 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (0.13%) Mingle
10 8 (0.10%) MS Project
11 6 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.026%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.013%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 147 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (0.14%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.10%) Changepoint
7 7 (0.091%) Magento
7 7 (0.091%) Sophis RISQUE
7 7 (0.091%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.065%) Tridion
8 5 (0.065%) ReMetrica
8 5 (0.065%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.052%) SAP HCM
9 4 (0.052%) Line 500
9 4 (0.052%) Fredhopper
9 4 (0.052%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.052%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.052%) Summit
9 4 (0.052%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 569 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 138 (1.79%) SaaS
3 66 (0.85%) Office 365
4 61 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 58 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (0.52%) GitHub
7 17 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.12%) PaaS
9 7 (0.091%) IaaS
10 6 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.078%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.052%) Trello
12 2 (0.026%) Heroku
13 1 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.013%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 261 (3.38%) Internet
2 157 (2.03%) HTTP
3 68 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 66 (0.85%) Intranet
5 43 (0.56%) DNS
6 30 (0.39%) SMTP
7 21 (0.27%) Broadband
8 19 (0.25%) Firewall
8 19 (0.25%) FTP
9 18 (0.23%) SAN
10 17 (0.22%) Wireless
10 17 (0.22%) LAN
11 16 (0.21%) SSL
12 14 (0.18%) WAN
13 13 (0.17%) LDAP
13 13 (0.17%) Extranet
14 12 (0.16%) NAS
15 10 (0.13%) NFC
15 10 (0.13%) SMPP
15 10 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4958 (64.13%) SQL Server
2 1394 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 723 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 594 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 559 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 476 (6.16%) Relational Database
7 433 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 392 (5.07%) NoSQL
9 229 (2.96%) MySQL
10 185 (2.39%) MongoDB
11 168 (2.17%) RavenDB
12 160 (2.07%) RDBMS
13 157 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 113 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
15 108 (1.40%) Big Data
16 99 (1.28%) Oracle Database
17 69 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
18 59 (0.76%) CouchDB
18 59 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
19 54 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1395 (18.04%) Visual Studio
2 1116 (14.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 679 (8.78%) NUnit
4 670 (8.67%) Git (software)
5 513 (6.64%) Subversion
6 394 (5.10%) Moq
7 285 (3.69%) Rhino Mocks
8 268 (3.47%) TeamCity
9 235 (3.04%) ReSharper
10 211 (2.73%) MSTest
11 191 (2.47%) JIRA
12 121 (1.57%) Selenium
12 121 (1.57%) NCrunch
13 104 (1.35%) SpecFlow
14 99 (1.28%) Cucumber
15 82 (1.06%) MSBuild
15 82 (1.06%) CruiseControl
16 66 (0.85%) WATIR
16 66 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 62 (0.80%) Jenkins
General
1 1200 (15.52%) Finance
2 335 (4.33%) Banking
3 320 (4.14%) Retail
4 192 (2.48%) Advertising
5 190 (2.46%) Marketing
6 168 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 154 (1.99%) Back Office
8 116 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 107 (1.38%) Games
10 86 (1.11%) Law
11 80 (1.03%) Legal
12 77 (1.00%) Front Office
13 66 (0.85%) Automotive
14 48 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 42 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 37 (0.48%) Publishing
17 34 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
18 23 (0.30%) Multimedia
19 14 (0.18%) Local Government
20 12 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6473 (83.73%) Developer
2 3471 (44.90%) .NET Developer
3 2014 (26.05%) C# Developer
4 1469 (19.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1334 (17.26%) Senior Developer
6 914 (11.82%) Software Developer
7 884 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 835 (10.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 675 (8.73%) Senior .NET Developer
10 645 (8.34%) Web Developer
11 420 (5.43%) Junior
12 406 (5.25%) Junior Developer
13 378 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
14 305 (3.95%) .NET Web Developer
15 295 (3.82%) Analyst
16 265 (3.43%) Software Engineer
17 262 (3.39%) Graduate
18 243 (3.14%) Junior .NET Developer
19 241 (3.12%) Applications Developer
20 239 (3.09%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7731 (100.00%) .NET
2 5301 (68.57%) ASP.NET
3 3543 (45.83%) HTML
4 3372 (43.62%) CSS
5 3259 (42.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3147 (40.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2875 (37.19%) jQuery
8 2289 (29.61%) WCF
9 1604 (20.75%) Web Services
10 1396 (18.06%) XML
11 1245 (16.10%) LINQ
12 1237 (16.00%) Ajax
13 1130 (14.62%) WPF
14 1061 (13.72%) HTML5
15 926 (11.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 847 (10.96%) WinForms
17 831 (10.75%) AngularJS
18 732 (9.47%) CSS3
19 730 (9.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 605 (7.83%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 517 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 453 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 369 (4.77%) Enterprise Software
4 278 (3.60%) N-Tier
5 273 (3.53%) Inversion of Control
6 199 (2.57%) Open Source
7 186 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 171 (2.21%) Client/Server
9 163 (2.11%) User Experience
10 99 (1.28%) Hedge funds
11 98 (1.27%) Blog
12 97 (1.25%) Mathematics
13 91 (1.18%) Management Information System
14 67 (0.87%) W3C
15 62 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 54 (0.70%) Tandem
17 50 (0.65%) Cryptography
18 49 (0.63%) Visualisation
19 48 (0.62%) Algorithms
20 47 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1474 (19.07%) Windows
2 240 (3.10%) Android
3 202 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 161 (2.08%) Linux
5 105 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (0.92%) Windows Phone
7 64 (0.83%) UNIX
8 55 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
11 29 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 27 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 24 (0.31%) Windows 8
14 14 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
15 13 (0.17%) CentOS
16 11 (0.14%) VMS
16 11 (0.14%) Solaris
17 8 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
18 7 (0.091%) Windows Phone 7
18 7 (0.091%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4706 (60.87%) MVC
2 3946 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
3 2130 (27.55%) TDD
4 1622 (20.98%) Scrum
5 1476 (19.09%) OO
6 841 (10.88%) Software Engineering
7 828 (10.71%) BDD
8 722 (9.34%) Unit Testing
9 714 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
10 709 (9.17%) Web Development
11 576 (7.45%) OOD
12 550 (7.11%) Web Application Development
13 549 (7.10%) OOP
13 549 (7.10%) E-Commerce
14 479 (6.20%) SOA
15 440 (5.69%) Dependency Injection
16 430 (5.56%) Mentoring
17 412 (5.33%) MVVM
18 348 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
19 308 (3.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6728 (87.03%) C#
2 4034 (52.18%) JavaScript
3 3641 (47.10%) SQL
4 1400 (18.11%) T-SQL
5 1124 (14.54%) VB.NET
6 444 (5.74%) VB
7 426 (5.51%) Java
8 306 (3.96%) Ruby
9 228 (2.95%) C++
10 190 (2.46%) PHP
11 154 (1.99%) PowerShell
12 146 (1.89%) VB6
13 131 (1.69%) C
14 93 (1.20%) VBA
15 89 (1.15%) XAML
16 84 (1.09%) XPath
17 78 (1.01%) PL/SQL
18 68 (0.88%) VBScript
19 63 (0.81%) Python
20 44 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1048 (13.56%) Degree
2 341 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 157 (2.03%) MCSD
4 130 (1.68%) MCP
5 111 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 81 (1.05%) MCTS
7 66 (0.85%) MCAD
8 64 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 51 (0.66%) ISEB
10 46 (0.60%) MCPD
11 31 (0.40%) ISTQB
12 25 (0.32%) MCITP
13 22 (0.28%) MCDBA
14 21 (0.27%) DV Cleared
15 20 (0.26%) MCSE
16 19 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 14 (0.18%) HND
18 12 (0.16%) PhD
18 12 (0.16%) HNC
19 11 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (3.08%) QA
2 71 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 47 (0.61%) SLA
4 16 (0.21%) WCAG
5 11 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.10%) ISO 8583
7 6 (0.078%) WAI
8 4 (0.052%) HL7
8 4 (0.052%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.026%) Section 508
9 2 (0.026%) GAMP
10 1 (0.013%) TickIT
10 1 (0.013%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.013%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 77 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.13%) Docker
6 6 (0.078%) Firmware
6 6 (0.078%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.026%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.026%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.013%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.23%) MOM
3 11 (0.14%) StatsD
4 10 (0.13%) Puppet
4 10 (0.13%) SCOM
5 5 (0.065%) SCCM
5 5 (0.065%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.052%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.039%) Nagios
8 2 (0.026%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.026%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.026%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.013%) Control-M
9 1 (0.013%) WMI
9 1 (0.013%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2862 (37.02%) Microsoft
2 544 (7.04%) Oracle
3 161 (2.08%) Sitecore
4 122 (1.58%) Facebook
4 122 (1.58%) Telerik
5 99 (1.28%) Twitter
6 90 (1.16%) Xamarin
7 80 (1.03%) Google
8 76 (0.98%) SAP
9 65 (0.84%) Endeca
9 65 (0.84%) RedPrairie
10 59 (0.76%) VMware
11 57 (0.74%) IBM
12 48 (0.62%) Adobe
13 44 (0.57%) EPiServer
14 43 (0.56%) Cognos
15 42 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
16 36 (0.47%) Sybase
17 34 (0.44%) DevExpress
17 34 (0.44%) Red Gate
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