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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 76 77 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3597 4006 3219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.37% 3.41% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.90% 8.55% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 3578 2907
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%

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
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 £65,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 3398 £45,000 +5.88% 554
London +1 1109 £52,500 - 169
South East -5 661 £45,000 +5.88% 99
Yorkshire -4 356 £42,500 +6.25% 50
North West -15 288 £40,000 +6.66% 58
East of England +4 287 £45,000 +5.88% 35
South West +29 228 £37,500 +2.73% 45
West Midlands -8 225 £37,500 - 35
West Yorkshire -11 215 £40,000 - 26
East Midlands +8 185 £40,000 - 32
City of London -30 177 £52,500 -4.54% 42
Surrey -19 144 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Manchester -23 141 £42,000 +7.69% 36
Leeds -17 121 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Berkshire -1 118 £42,500 -5.55% 12
Scotland +6 102 £40,000 - 11
Cheshire +3 101 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Hampshire -11 99 £39,500 +21.53% 20
North Yorkshire +4 95 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Hertfordshire +20 90 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Oxfordshire +3 88 £45,000 +22.44% 15
Birmingham +16 85 £40,000 +23.07% 11
Buckinghamshire +42 82 £40,000 - 6
North East +20 70 £37,500 +15.38% 25
Nottinghamshire +23 66 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Nottingham +15 62 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Milton Keynes +12 62 £40,000 - 4
Glasgow +12 61 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Tyne and Wear +12 59 £37,500 +15.38% 16
Essex +15 58 £47,500 +18.75% 9

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7364 (100.00%) .NET
2 6488 (88.10%) C#
3 5161 (70.08%) ASP.NET
4 4838 (65.70%) SQL Server
5 4731 (64.24%) MVC
6 3842 (52.17%) JavaScript
7 3811 (51.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3485 (47.32%) SQL
9 3406 (46.25%) Entity Framework
10 3373 (45.80%) HTML
11 3126 (42.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3080 (41.83%) CSS
13 2720 (36.94%) Microsoft
14 2646 (35.93%) jQuery
15 2411 (32.74%) WCF
16 2250 (30.55%) TDD
17 1651 (22.42%) Scrum
18 1610 (21.86%) Web Services
19 1427 (19.38%) Windows
20 1421 (19.30%) Visual Studio
21 1356 (18.41%) T-SQL
22 1326 (18.01%) OO
23 1322 (17.95%) XML
24 1232 (16.73%) Finance
24 1232 (16.73%) MS Excel
25 1221 (16.58%) SQL Server 2008
26 1176 (15.97%) ASP.NET Web API
27 1148 (15.59%) Team Foundation Server
28 1120 (15.21%) HTML5
29 1115 (15.14%) LINQ

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 653 (8.87%) IIS
2 646 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 424 (5.76%) Node.js
4 370 (5.02%) BizTalk Server
5 334 (4.54%) CMS
6 201 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 196 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 171 (2.32%) Umbraco
9 113 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 65 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
11 63 (0.86%) Apache
12 60 (0.81%) NServiceBus
13 49 (0.67%) WebSphere
14 48 (0.65%) DNN
15 45 (0.61%) Sitefinity
16 34 (0.46%) Apache Solr
17 32 (0.43%) Kentico
18 29 (0.39%) Immediacy CMS
18 29 (0.39%) Tomcat
19 27 (0.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1232 (16.73%) MS Excel
2 155 (2.10%) MS Office
3 42 (0.57%) Photoshop
4 40 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.30%) InfoPath
6 10 (0.14%) MS Project
7 9 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.095%) Mingle
9 6 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.081%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.068%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.027%) Simulink
12 2 (0.027%) Stateflow
12 2 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.027%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.014%) GIMP
13 1 (0.014%) SPSS
13 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 192 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 18 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.19%) Changepoint
5 8 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.068%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.068%) Magento
7 4 (0.054%) Summit
7 4 (0.054%) Sophis RISQUE
8 3 (0.041%) ReMetrica
8 3 (0.041%) Fredhopper
8 3 (0.041%) Tridion
8 3 (0.041%) Maximo
9 2 (0.027%) Lawson
9 2 (0.027%) Line 100
9 2 (0.027%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.027%) Temenos Globus
9 2 (0.027%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.014%) Aareon QL
10 1 (0.014%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 587 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 234 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 183 (2.49%) SaaS
4 51 (0.69%) Office 365
5 41 (0.56%) GitHub
6 17 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 12 (0.16%) PaaS
10 8 (0.11%) CodePlex
11 6 (0.081%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.068%) IaaS
13 4 (0.054%) FinancialForce.com
13 4 (0.054%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.041%) Sage Pay
14 3 (0.041%) Trello
15 2 (0.027%) Heroku
16 1 (0.014%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.014%) MailChimp
16 1 (0.014%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 294 (3.99%) Internet
2 127 (1.72%) HTTP
3 68 (0.92%) SMTP
4 64 (0.87%) Intranet
5 53 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 41 (0.56%) DNS
7 33 (0.45%) Broadband
8 23 (0.31%) Firewall
9 21 (0.29%) SAN
9 21 (0.29%) FTP
10 18 (0.24%) NAS
11 13 (0.18%) VPN
12 11 (0.15%) LAN
12 11 (0.15%) WAN
13 9 (0.12%) SSL
14 8 (0.11%) HTTPS
15 6 (0.081%) Wireless
15 6 (0.081%) SNMP
16 5 (0.068%) Skype
16 5 (0.068%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4838 (65.70%) SQL Server
2 1221 (16.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 581 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 559 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 551 (7.48%) NoSQL
6 546 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 417 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 360 (4.89%) Relational Database
9 194 (2.63%) MySQL
10 177 (2.40%) MongoDB
11 127 (1.72%) RDBMS
12 124 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 106 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
14 105 (1.43%) RavenDB
15 98 (1.33%) Big Data
16 87 (1.18%) Oracle Database
17 77 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
18 68 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
19 65 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
20 50 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1421 (19.30%) Visual Studio
2 1148 (15.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 723 (9.82%) Git (software)
4 675 (9.17%) NUnit
5 509 (6.91%) Subversion
6 365 (4.96%) Moq
7 290 (3.94%) MSTest
8 277 (3.76%) Rhino Mocks
9 239 (3.25%) TeamCity
10 188 (2.55%) ReSharper
11 169 (2.29%) Selenium
12 162 (2.20%) JIRA
13 128 (1.74%) SpecFlow
14 91 (1.24%) CruiseControl
15 77 (1.05%) MSBuild
16 74 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 73 (0.99%) Grunt
18 70 (0.95%) Fiddler
19 65 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
20 64 (0.87%) PhantomJS
General
1 1232 (16.73%) Finance
2 327 (4.44%) Banking
3 269 (3.65%) Retail
4 266 (3.61%) Marketing
5 205 (2.78%) Advertising
6 127 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 117 (1.59%) Investment Banking
8 111 (1.51%) Back Office
9 102 (1.39%) Games
10 86 (1.17%) Legal
11 84 (1.14%) Front Office
12 58 (0.79%) Automotive
13 57 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
14 47 (0.64%) Publishing
15 45 (0.61%) Law
16 42 (0.57%) Manufacturing
17 31 (0.42%) Financial Institution
18 20 (0.27%) Local Government
19 18 (0.24%) Electronics
20 9 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6286 (85.36%) Developer
2 3577 (48.57%) .NET Developer
3 1838 (24.96%) C# Developer
4 1388 (18.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 1302 (17.68%) Senior Developer
6 865 (11.75%) Software Developer
7 797 (10.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 788 (10.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 694 (9.42%) Senior .NET Developer
10 592 (8.04%) Web Developer
11 378 (5.13%) Junior
12 372 (5.05%) Senior C# Developer
13 367 (4.98%) Junior Developer
14 286 (3.88%) Junior .NET Developer
15 258 (3.50%) Graduate
16 246 (3.34%) Analyst
17 243 (3.30%) Software Engineer
18 232 (3.15%) Lead Developer
19 227 (3.08%) .NET Web Developer
20 211 (2.87%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7364 (100.00%) .NET
2 5161 (70.08%) ASP.NET
3 3406 (46.25%) Entity Framework
4 3373 (45.80%) HTML
5 3126 (42.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3080 (41.83%) CSS
7 2646 (35.93%) jQuery
8 2411 (32.74%) WCF
9 1610 (21.86%) Web Services
10 1322 (17.95%) XML
11 1176 (15.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1120 (15.21%) HTML5
13 1115 (15.14%) LINQ
14 1019 (13.84%) AngularJS
15 1005 (13.65%) Ajax
16 928 (12.60%) WPF
17 769 (10.44%) WinForms
18 627 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 602 (8.17%) NHibernate
20 598 (8.12%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 527 (7.16%) Computer Science
2 398 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
3 390 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
4 253 (3.44%) Inversion of Control
5 241 (3.27%) N-Tier
6 192 (2.61%) Mobile App
7 182 (2.47%) Open Source
8 180 (2.44%) Client/Server
9 155 (2.10%) User Experience
10 100 (1.36%) Management Information System
11 99 (1.34%) Mathematics
12 87 (1.18%) Hedge funds
13 86 (1.17%) Blog
14 65 (0.88%) Clustering
15 62 (0.84%) Social Media
16 61 (0.83%) Tandem
17 46 (0.62%) NHS
18 40 (0.54%) W3C
19 37 (0.50%) Replication
20 34 (0.46%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1427 (19.38%) Windows
2 241 (3.27%) Android
3 180 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 124 (1.68%) Linux
5 90 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 85 (1.15%) UNIX
7 75 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 52 (0.71%) Windows Phone
9 46 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
10 34 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 27 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 20 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
14 15 (0.20%) Windows CE
15 14 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
16 13 (0.18%) Solaris
17 8 (0.11%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.095%) Embedded Linux
19 4 (0.054%) Windows XP
19 4 (0.054%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4731 (64.24%) MVC
2 3811 (51.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2250 (30.55%) TDD
4 1651 (22.42%) Scrum
5 1326 (18.01%) OO
6 813 (11.04%) BDD
7 762 (10.35%) Software Engineering
8 737 (10.01%) Web Application Development
9 733 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
10 726 (9.86%) Unit Testing
11 582 (7.90%) Web Development
12 523 (7.10%) SOA
13 505 (6.86%) OOP
14 447 (6.07%) OOD
15 445 (6.04%) Dependency Injection
16 432 (5.87%) MVVM
17 400 (5.43%) Mentoring
18 346 (4.70%) Kanban
19 338 (4.59%) E-Commerce
20 296 (4.02%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6488 (88.10%) C#
2 3842 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 3485 (47.32%) SQL
4 1356 (18.41%) T-SQL
5 1022 (13.88%) VB.NET
6 477 (6.48%) Java
7 425 (5.77%) VB
8 369 (5.01%) Ruby
9 191 (2.59%) C++
10 159 (2.16%) VB6
11 149 (2.02%) PHP
12 112 (1.52%) C
13 107 (1.45%) PowerShell
14 79 (1.07%) VBA
15 71 (0.96%) PL/SQL
16 70 (0.95%) Python
17 69 (0.94%) VBScript
18 57 (0.77%) ActionScript
19 52 (0.71%) Objective-C
20 50 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 977 (13.27%) Degree
2 362 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 150 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 141 (1.91%) MCP
5 122 (1.66%) MCSD
6 105 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 82 (1.11%) MCTS
8 65 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 63 (0.86%) MCAD
10 49 (0.67%) MCPD
11 35 (0.48%) ISEB
12 20 (0.27%) MCSE
12 20 (0.27%) HND
13 19 (0.26%) ISTQB
14 15 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 14 (0.19%) MCITP
16 12 (0.16%) SAP Certification
16 12 (0.16%) MCDBA
17 10 (0.14%) CISSP
18 8 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (2.99%) QA
2 46 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.23%) SLA
5 13 (0.18%) HL7
6 11 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.068%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.054%) WCAG
9 3 (0.041%) EMIR
9 3 (0.041%) GAMP
10 2 (0.027%) Section 508
10 2 (0.027%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.014%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.014%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.014%) TickIT
System Software
1 78 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 42 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 28 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.27%) Docker
5 8 (0.11%) Firmware
6 4 (0.054%) NFS
6 4 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.041%) vSphere
8 2 (0.027%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.027%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.027%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 20 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.24%) Puppet
3 12 (0.16%) SCOM
4 9 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.081%) MOM
6 4 (0.054%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.041%) SCCM
7 3 (0.041%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.027%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.027%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.027%) Nagios
8 2 (0.027%) Control-M
8 2 (0.027%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.014%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.014%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2720 (36.94%) Microsoft
2 454 (6.17%) Oracle
3 129 (1.75%) Sitecore
4 96 (1.30%) Facebook
5 81 (1.10%) Twitter
6 66 (0.90%) Telerik
7 60 (0.81%) Adobe
8 59 (0.80%) Xamarin
8 59 (0.80%) Google
9 54 (0.73%) Sybase
10 51 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 50 (0.68%) VMware
12 47 (0.64%) SAP
13 46 (0.62%) DevExpress
14 43 (0.58%) IBM
15 37 (0.50%) Red Gate
16 34 (0.46%) EPiServer
17 27 (0.37%) Informatica
18 23 (0.31%) Business Objects
19 22 (0.30%) Hitachi
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