Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 21 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 201 361 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.64% 11.45% 18.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.02% 27.66% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 164 320 414
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,325 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,375 £61,250 £59,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 873 1,305 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.87% 41.40% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 692 1,011 840
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.96% +0.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +11.11%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Cambridge

.NET
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for .NET in Cambridge

.NET
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for .NET.

1 172 (85.57%) C#
2 113 (56.22%) SQL
3 109 (54.23%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (52.24%) JavaScript
5 86 (42.79%) Software Engineering
6 79 (39.30%) HTML
7 68 (33.83%) ASP.NET
8 67 (33.33%) CSS
9 65 (32.34%) SQL Server
10 58 (28.86%) MVC
11 52 (25.87%) Unit Testing
12 44 (21.89%) Test Automation
12 44 (21.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 44 (21.89%) Visual Studio
12 44 (21.89%) Microsoft
13 42 (20.90%) OO
14 41 (20.40%) WPF
15 40 (19.90%) WCF
15 40 (19.90%) Windows
15 40 (19.90%) Java
16 36 (17.91%) Finance
17 35 (17.41%) Scrum
18 34 (16.92%) Git (software)
19 33 (16.42%) Mathematics
20 32 (15.92%) Problem-Solving
20 32 (15.92%) Web Services
21 31 (15.42%) ASP.NET Web API
22 29 (14.43%) JIRA
23 28 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC
23 28 (13.93%) C++

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.49%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.99%) ColdFusion
3 4 (1.99%) IIS
4 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (21.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.98%) SaaS
3 8 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.49%) GitHub
4 5 (2.49%) Office 365
5 3 (1.49%) Slack
6 2 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) DNS
1 3 (1.49%) Internet
1 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.00%) HTTP
2 2 (1.00%) Intranet
3 1 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.34%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.45%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.47%) Couchbase
4 9 (4.48%) Geospatial Data
5 6 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.99%) Power BI
6 5 (2.49%) MySQL
6 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.49%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 44 (21.89%) Visual Studio
2 34 (16.92%) Git (software)
3 29 (14.43%) JIRA
4 28 (13.93%) NUnit
5 20 (9.95%) Jenkins
6 19 (9.45%) TeamCity
7 16 (7.96%) Selenium
8 15 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (5.97%) Hudson
10 11 (5.47%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 5 (2.49%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.99%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.49%) TestRail
14 2 (1.00%) Gradle
15 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (17.91%) Finance
2 18 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.47%) Marketing
4 10 (4.98%) Electronics
4 10 (4.98%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
6 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.00%) Automotive
6 2 (1.00%) Billing
6 2 (1.00%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 142 (70.65%) Developer
2 77 (38.31%) C# Developer
3 53 (26.37%) .NET Developer
4 43 (21.39%) Software Developer
5 33 (16.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (12.94%) C# Software Developer
6 26 (12.94%) Software Engineer
7 23 (11.44%) Senior Developer
8 17 (8.46%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (6.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 14 (6.97%) Graduate
10 11 (5.47%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.47%) Implementation Manager
10 11 (5.47%) QA Engineer
10 11 (5.47%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (4.48%) SQL Developer
12 8 (3.98%) .NET Software Engineer
12 8 (3.98%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (3.98%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (3.98%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (39.30%) HTML
2 68 (33.83%) ASP.NET
3 67 (33.33%) CSS
4 41 (20.40%) WPF
5 40 (19.90%) WCF
6 32 (15.92%) Web Services
7 31 (15.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (11.94%) WinForms
10 23 (11.44%) jQuery
11 20 (9.95%) .NET Framework
11 20 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (9.45%) HTML5
12 19 (9.45%) JSON
12 19 (9.45%) XML
13 18 (8.96%) CSS3
14 17 (8.46%) React
15 15 (7.46%) ASP.NET Core
15 15 (7.46%) REST
16 14 (6.97%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.94%) Client/Server
2 23 (11.44%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.47%) Blog
3 11 (5.47%) Fintech
4 9 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.48%) Animation
5 7 (3.48%) Photography
6 4 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.99%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.49%) iPhone
7 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.49%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.49%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.50%) FMCG
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.90%) Windows
2 21 (10.45%) Linux
3 17 (8.46%) Android
4 16 (7.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (54.23%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (42.79%) Software Engineering
3 58 (28.86%) MVC
4 52 (25.87%) Unit Testing
5 44 (21.89%) Test Automation
6 42 (20.90%) OO
7 35 (17.41%) Scrum
8 33 (16.42%) Mathematics
9 32 (15.92%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (13.43%) SDLC
11 24 (11.94%) Mentoring
12 22 (10.95%) Analytics
12 22 (10.95%) Refactoring
13 20 (9.95%) Front End Development
14 19 (9.45%) Computer Science
15 17 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (7.46%) Multithreading
17 15 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
17 15 (7.46%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 172 (85.57%) C#
2 113 (56.22%) SQL
3 105 (52.24%) JavaScript
4 40 (19.90%) Java
5 28 (13.93%) C++
6 27 (13.43%) Python
7 26 (12.94%) PHP
8 21 (10.45%) T-SQL
9 20 (9.95%) VB.NET
10 17 (8.46%) Ruby
11 14 (6.97%) C
12 9 (4.48%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.49%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.50%) Java 8
14 1 (0.50%) Perl
14 1 (0.50%) VB
14 1 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (10.45%) Degree
2 15 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.49%) PhD
4 2 (1.00%) ISEB
4 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.44%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 13 (6.47%) Docker
2 8 (3.98%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (3.48%) Firmware
4 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (5.97%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.49%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (21.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.47%) WorldPay
2 11 (5.47%) Xamarin
3 10 (4.98%) Oracle
3 10 (4.98%) SAP
4 7 (3.48%) Samsung
5 4 (1.99%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) VMware