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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 70 75 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +31
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3959 3578 3087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.45% 3.31% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.08% 8.38% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3415 3260 2857
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 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
43595 42672 48036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.03% 39.47% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36643 36966 42269
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 2014 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 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
England +6 3716 £42,500 +6.25% 425
London +5 1198 £52,500 - 113
South East -14 743 £40,000 -3.61% 61
North West +17 451 £37,500 +7.14% 62
Yorkshire +28 387 £37,500 +7.14% 52
West Yorkshire +23 266 £38,500 +10.00% 28
South West +4 260 £39,500 +21.53% 41
City of London -9 251 £55,000 +9.45% 30
West Midlands +18 240 £37,500 -6.25% 33
East of England -16 214 £45,000 +18.42% 30
Surrey -4 213 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Manchester +10 206 £40,000 +11.11% 35
Hampshire +7 195 £35,000 -6.66% 16
East Midlands +2 185 £38,000 +1.33% 20
Leeds +23 171 £40,000 +23.07% 15
Scotland +21 138 £40,500 +1.25% 35
Cheshire +16 132 £30,000 -13.04% 15
Berkshire -20 121 £40,000 -1.23% 14
North Yorkshire +33 105 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Portsmouth +14 83 £23,500 -29.32% 4
Staffordshire +28 77 £35,000 -7.89% 6
Wiltshire +18 76 £37,500 +20.96% 11
Lancashire +15 66 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Edinburgh +11 64 £41,500 +3.75% 9
Bristol +5 64 £38,000 +20.63% 11
Birmingham +3 60 £40,000 -11.11% 7
York +16 59 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Glasgow +24 58 £43,750 +2.94% 12
Oxfordshire +5 57 £37,500 - 6
Derbyshire +15 56 £41,500 +22.05% 2

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8124 (100.00%) .NET
2 7179 (88.37%) C#
3 5570 (68.56%) ASP.NET
4 5243 (64.54%) SQL Server
5 4537 (55.85%) MVC
6 3937 (48.46%) JavaScript
7 3863 (47.55%) SQL
8 3789 (46.64%) HTML
9 3460 (42.59%) CSS
10 3207 (39.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3098 (38.13%) jQuery
12 3061 (37.68%) Microsoft
13 2868 (35.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2795 (34.40%) WCF
15 2217 (27.29%) TDD
16 1958 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
17 1725 (21.23%) Web Services
18 1629 (20.05%) Scrum
19 1605 (19.76%) Windows
20 1595 (19.63%) SQL Server 2008
21 1542 (18.98%) XML
22 1506 (18.54%) OO
23 1481 (18.23%) Finance
24 1464 (18.02%) Visual Studio
25 1374 (16.91%) VB.NET
26 1358 (16.72%) LINQ
27 1356 (16.69%) T-SQL
28 1348 (16.59%) WPF
29 1281 (15.77%) Ajax
30 1277 (15.72%) MS Excel

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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
1 841 (10.35%) SharePoint
2 788 (9.70%) IIS
3 424 (5.22%) CMS
4 270 (3.32%) BizTalk Server
5 214 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 193 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 169 (2.08%) Umbraco
8 146 (1.80%) Node.js
9 104 (1.28%) Confluence
10 103 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 89 (1.10%) Apache
12 87 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
12 87 (1.07%) NServiceBus
13 70 (0.86%) WebSphere
14 48 (0.59%) WordPress
15 40 (0.49%) Apache Solr
16 38 (0.47%) Tomcat
17 35 (0.43%) Kentico
18 34 (0.42%) MQSeries
19 29 (0.36%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1277 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 139 (1.71%) MS Office
3 118 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 67 (0.82%) InfoPath
5 31 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 23 (0.28%) MS Project
7 11 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.074%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.074%) Simulink
9 4 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.049%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.025%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.012%) DOC1
11 1 (0.012%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.012%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 113 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 27 (0.33%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.20%) Sophis RISQUE
5 15 (0.18%) Markit EDM
6 11 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
7 9 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.11%) Tridion
7 9 (0.11%) Visualfiles
8 7 (0.086%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.086%) Magento
9 6 (0.074%) assyst
10 5 (0.062%) CODA-Financials
11 4 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.049%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.037%) Line 500
12 3 (0.037%) nopCommerce
12 3 (0.037%) Pivotal CRM
13 2 (0.025%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 356 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 137 (1.69%) SaaS
3 66 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (0.41%) GitHub
6 15 (0.18%) Office 365
6 15 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
6 15 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 14 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.16%) PaaS
8 13 (0.16%) IaaS
9 12 (0.15%) Trello
10 10 (0.12%) Force.com
11 3 (0.037%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.025%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.025%) Heroku
12 2 (0.025%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 317 (3.90%) Internet
2 114 (1.40%) HTTP
3 95 (1.17%) Intranet
4 71 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 28 (0.34%) DNS
5 28 (0.34%) SSL
6 20 (0.25%) Firewall
7 18 (0.22%) LDAP
7 18 (0.22%) SMS
8 13 (0.16%) SAN
9 12 (0.15%) Wireless
9 12 (0.15%) NFC
9 12 (0.15%) SMPP
10 11 (0.14%) FTP
11 9 (0.11%) Broadband
11 9 (0.11%) LAN
12 8 (0.098%) NAS
13 7 (0.086%) RFID
13 7 (0.086%) Extranet
14 6 (0.074%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5243 (64.54%) SQL Server
2 1595 (19.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 881 (10.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 693 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 639 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 593 (7.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 574 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 248 (3.05%) RDBMS
9 208 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 200 (2.46%) NoSQL
11 184 (2.26%) MySQL
12 169 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 141 (1.74%) RavenDB
14 116 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
15 113 (1.39%) MongoDB
16 75 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
17 71 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
18 61 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
19 59 (0.73%) Big Data
20 45 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1464 (18.02%) Visual Studio
2 1178 (14.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 772 (9.50%) NUnit
4 539 (6.63%) Subversion
5 460 (5.66%) Git (software)
6 439 (5.40%) Moq
7 335 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
8 297 (3.66%) TeamCity
9 275 (3.39%) MSTest
10 221 (2.72%) Selenium
11 185 (2.28%) SpecFlow
12 173 (2.13%) JIRA
12 173 (2.13%) ReSharper
13 145 (1.78%) Cucumber
14 133 (1.64%) MSBuild
15 130 (1.60%) NCrunch
16 99 (1.22%) WebDriver
17 91 (1.12%) WATIR
18 72 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
19 67 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1481 (18.23%) Finance
2 353 (4.35%) Banking
3 314 (3.87%) Retail
4 262 (3.23%) Marketing
5 153 (1.88%) Advertising
6 144 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 136 (1.67%) Law
8 131 (1.61%) Games
9 130 (1.60%) Back Office
10 115 (1.42%) Investment Banking
11 99 (1.22%) Front Office
12 98 (1.21%) Legal
13 64 (0.79%) Manufacturing
14 57 (0.70%) Automotive
15 56 (0.69%) Financial Institution
16 35 (0.43%) Publishing
17 29 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
17 29 (0.36%) Billing
18 16 (0.20%) Electronics
19 14 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6673 (82.14%) Developer
2 3677 (45.26%) .NET Developer
3 2205 (27.14%) C# Developer
4 1617 (19.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 1500 (18.46%) Senior Developer
6 975 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 922 (11.35%) Software Developer
8 828 (10.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 802 (9.87%) Senior .NET Developer
10 779 (9.59%) Web Developer
11 467 (5.75%) Senior C# Developer
12 444 (5.47%) Junior
13 428 (5.27%) Junior Developer
14 414 (5.10%) Software Engineer
15 318 (3.91%) Analyst
16 308 (3.79%) .NET Web Developer
17 296 (3.64%) Graduate
18 269 (3.31%) Agile .NET Developer
19 264 (3.25%) .NET Software Developer
20 246 (3.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8124 (100.00%) .NET
2 5570 (68.56%) ASP.NET
3 3789 (46.64%) HTML
4 3460 (42.59%) CSS
5 3207 (39.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3098 (38.13%) jQuery
7 2868 (35.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2795 (34.40%) WCF
9 1725 (21.23%) Web Services
10 1542 (18.98%) XML
11 1358 (16.72%) LINQ
12 1348 (16.59%) WPF
13 1281 (15.77%) Ajax
14 1195 (14.71%) HTML5
15 929 (11.44%) WinForms
16 775 (9.54%) CSS3
17 769 (9.47%) NHibernate
18 765 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 694 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 674 (8.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 680 (8.37%) Computer Science
2 337 (4.15%) N-Tier
3 302 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
4 250 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
5 248 (3.05%) Open Source
6 230 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 186 (2.29%) Mathematics
8 170 (2.09%) Client/Server
9 97 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 77 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 76 (0.94%) Blog
12 68 (0.84%) Tandem
13 67 (0.82%) Equities
14 64 (0.79%) Physics
15 57 (0.70%) W3C
16 56 (0.69%) Derivative
17 55 (0.68%) Digital Media
18 53 (0.65%) NHS
19 46 (0.57%) Social Media
19 46 (0.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1605 (19.76%) Windows
2 237 (2.92%) Android
3 220 (2.71%) Apple iOS
4 138 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 124 (1.53%) Linux
6 78 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 78 (0.96%) Windows Phone
7 37 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (0.46%) UNIX
8 35 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
9 24 (0.30%) CentOS
9 24 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
10 22 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.22%) Windows 7
12 14 (0.17%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.074%) AIX
14 6 (0.074%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.062%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.049%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4537 (55.85%) MVC
2 2217 (27.29%) TDD
3 1958 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 1629 (20.05%) Scrum
5 1506 (18.54%) OO
6 1006 (12.38%) Software Engineering
7 942 (11.60%) Unit Testing
8 895 (11.02%) Web Development
9 769 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
10 695 (8.55%) BDD
11 693 (8.53%) E-Commerce
12 531 (6.54%) OOP
13 480 (5.91%) OOD
14 478 (5.88%) Web Application Development
15 439 (5.40%) SOA
16 417 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
17 408 (5.02%) MVVM
18 318 (3.91%) Kanban
19 295 (3.63%) UML
20 287 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7179 (88.37%) C#
2 3937 (48.46%) JavaScript
3 3863 (47.55%) SQL
4 1374 (16.91%) VB.NET
5 1356 (16.69%) T-SQL
6 507 (6.24%) Java
7 480 (5.91%) VB
8 285 (3.51%) C++
9 218 (2.68%) PHP
10 214 (2.63%) Ruby
11 165 (2.03%) VB6
12 148 (1.82%) C
13 139 (1.71%) PowerShell
14 128 (1.58%) VBA
15 100 (1.23%) PL/SQL
16 79 (0.97%) XAML
17 71 (0.87%) XPath
18 64 (0.79%) Python
19 63 (0.78%) VBScript
20 54 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1223 (15.05%) Degree
2 463 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 216 (2.66%) MCSD
4 198 (2.44%) MCP
5 160 (1.97%) MCAD
6 154 (1.90%) Security Cleared
7 149 (1.83%) MCTS
8 83 (1.02%) SC Cleared
9 56 (0.69%) ISEB
10 47 (0.58%) MCSE
11 38 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
12 37 (0.46%) ISTQB
13 24 (0.30%) MCPD
14 14 (0.17%) MCDBA
14 14 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (0.15%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.12%) MBA
17 9 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 7 (0.086%) CFA
18 7 (0.086%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (3.50%) QA
2 87 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 36 (0.44%) WCAG
4 30 (0.37%) SLA
5 20 (0.25%) WAI
6 13 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.14%) ISO 8583
8 10 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.098%) Basel III
10 6 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.074%) COREP
11 5 (0.062%) HL7
12 4 (0.049%) Basel II
12 4 (0.049%) CRD IV
13 3 (0.037%) DICOM
14 2 (0.025%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.025%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.012%) Data Quality
15 1 (0.012%) Section 508
15 1 (0.012%) COBIT
System Software
1 93 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 38 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.049%) vSphere
4 4 (0.049%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.037%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.025%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.025%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.025%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.012%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (0.21%) Puppet
3 11 (0.14%) MOM
4 8 (0.098%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.098%) NetBackup
4 8 (0.098%) OpenView
5 6 (0.074%) SCCM
6 4 (0.049%) WMI
6 4 (0.049%) Sysprep
6 4 (0.049%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.025%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.025%) Nagios
8 1 (0.012%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.012%) SCOM
8 1 (0.012%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.012%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3061 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 619 (7.62%) Oracle
3 160 (1.97%) Sitecore
4 117 (1.44%) Adobe
5 108 (1.33%) Telerik
6 102 (1.26%) Facebook
7 95 (1.17%) Endeca
7 95 (1.17%) Google
8 85 (1.05%) Xamarin
8 85 (1.05%) RedPrairie
9 78 (0.96%) EPiServer
10 65 (0.80%) Twitter
11 62 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
12 59 (0.73%) VMware
13 57 (0.70%) SAP
14 50 (0.62%) IBM
14 50 (0.62%) DevExpress
15 49 (0.60%) Red Gate
16 38 (0.47%) JBoss
17 36 (0.44%) Infragistics
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
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Kettering, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £40000 to £42000 per annum - excellent benefits + training + flexi ti
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
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Salary: £30,000 per annum
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Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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