Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,508 1,327 1,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.14% 12.79% 11.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.62% 32.14% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 1,228 1,276
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,822
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.12% +0.91% -

.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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,623 4,129 4,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.34% 39.81% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4,225 3,745 4,251
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the City of London

.NET
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for .NET in the City of London

.NET
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in the City of London

.NET
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the City of London region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +7 15 £55,000 -21.43%
Moorgate - 9 £65,000 - 1
.NET
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1,223 (81.10%) C#
2 771 (51.13%) SQL
3 704 (46.68%) SQL Server
4 699 (46.35%) JavaScript
5 686 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
6 591 (39.19%) MVC
7 567 (37.60%) ASP.NET
8 492 (32.63%) Finance
9 456 (30.24%) AngularJS
10 441 (29.24%) Microsoft Azure
11 428 (28.38%) CSS
12 411 (27.25%) Microsoft
13 400 (26.53%) HTML
14 357 (23.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 321 (21.29%) .NET Core
16 285 (18.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 285 (18.90%) .NET Framework
17 267 (17.71%) jQuery
18 258 (17.11%) T-SQL
19 254 (16.84%) TDD
20 252 (16.71%) Scrum
21 240 (15.92%) Greenfield Project
22 217 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
23 214 (14.19%) Microservices
24 205 (13.59%) OO
25 198 (13.13%) React
26 187 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
27 181 (12.00%) Windows
28 178 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
29 177 (11.74%) Web Services

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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
1 139 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 72 (4.77%) IIS
3 64 (4.24%) CMS
4 46 (3.05%) Umbraco
5 30 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
8 16 (1.06%) Confluence
8 16 (1.06%) EPiServer
9 11 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (0.66%) DNN
10 10 (0.66%) Kentico
10 10 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.60%) NServiceBus
11 9 (0.60%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.53%) Apache
12 8 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.53%) Drupal
13 7 (0.46%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 47 (3.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.40%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.13%) Maple
6 2 (0.13%) Maya
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.066%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 93 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.13%) Front Arena
2 17 (1.13%) Markit EDM
2 17 (1.13%) thinkFolio
3 9 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (0.53%) SunGard GMI
5 6 (0.40%) Salerio
6 4 (0.27%) MetaTrader
6 4 (0.27%) RiskWrite
7 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.066%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.066%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.066%) Relativity
8 1 (0.066%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.066%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.066%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 441 (29.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 217 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.59%) GitHub
4 23 (1.53%) SaaS
5 20 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (1.13%) Serverless
7 16 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.06%) IaaS
8 14 (0.93%) NuGet
9 12 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (0.73%) PaaS
11 10 (0.66%) Apigee
12 9 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.60%) Office 365
13 8 (0.53%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.53%) npm
14 7 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.86%) Firewall
2 12 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.73%) DNS
3 11 (0.73%) SAN
4 10 (0.66%) HTTP
4 10 (0.66%) Network Security
5 8 (0.53%) VPN
6 6 (0.40%) FTP
7 5 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (0.33%) DKIM
7 5 (0.33%) DMARC
7 5 (0.33%) Intranet
8 4 (0.27%) BGP
8 4 (0.27%) SSH
9 3 (0.20%) Internet
9 3 (0.20%) SSL
9 3 (0.20%) VLAN
10 2 (0.13%) DHCP
10 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 704 (46.68%) SQL Server
2 151 (10.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 144 (9.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 89 (5.90%) NoSQL
5 67 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 58 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 52 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 43 (2.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 39 (2.59%) Big Data
10 39 (2.59%) Power BI
11 34 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
12 31 (2.06%) MongoDB
13 28 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
14 24 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
15 22 (1.46%) RDBMS
15 22 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (1.26%) Cosmos DB
17 19 (1.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 187 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 146 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 134 (8.89%) Visual Studio
4 120 (7.96%) TeamCity
5 89 (5.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 80 (5.31%) Visual Studio Team System
7 75 (4.97%) Jenkins
8 62 (4.11%) NUnit
9 55 (3.65%) Selenium
10 44 (2.92%) JIRA
11 43 (2.85%) Subversion
12 30 (1.99%) SpecFlow
13 23 (1.53%) Jasmine
14 19 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
15 18 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
16 16 (1.06%) MSBuild
17 10 (0.66%) gulp
18 9 (0.60%) Maven
18 9 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 8 (0.53%) Grunt
General
1 492 (32.63%) Finance
2 153 (10.15%) Banking
3 58 (3.85%) Law
4 56 (3.71%) Front Office
5 43 (2.85%) Back Office
6 40 (2.65%) Advertising
7 32 (2.12%) Investment Banking
7 32 (2.12%) Marketing
8 24 (1.59%) Retail
9 23 (1.53%) Games
10 12 (0.80%) Legal
10 12 (0.80%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.73%) Publishing
12 9 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.60%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.53%) International Banking
14 5 (0.33%) Electronics
15 3 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.20%) German Language
15 3 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 987 (65.45%) Developer
2 589 (39.06%) .NET Developer
3 471 (31.23%) C# Developer
4 312 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 251 (16.64%) Senior Developer
6 148 (9.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 131 (8.69%) Architect
8 119 (7.89%) SQL Developer
9 109 (7.23%) Full Stack Developer
10 102 (6.76%) Lead Developer
11 94 (6.23%) Solutions Architect
12 93 (6.17%) Analyst
13 79 (5.24%) Azure Developer
13 79 (5.24%) Senior C# Developer
14 71 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
14 71 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 62 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 58 (3.85%) Web Developer
17 56 (3.71%) .NET Architect
18 55 (3.65%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 567 (37.60%) ASP.NET
2 456 (30.24%) AngularJS
3 428 (28.38%) CSS
4 400 (26.53%) HTML
5 357 (23.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 321 (21.29%) .NET Core
7 285 (18.90%) .NET Framework
7 285 (18.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 267 (17.71%) jQuery
9 198 (13.13%) React
10 177 (11.74%) Web Services
11 162 (10.74%) Entity Framework
12 139 (9.22%) WCF
13 122 (8.09%) WPF
14 109 (7.23%) HTML5
15 100 (6.63%) XML
16 97 (6.43%) REST
17 95 (6.30%) RESTful
18 91 (6.03%) Vue.js
19 89 (5.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 240 (15.92%) Greenfield Project
2 102 (6.76%) Fintech
3 96 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 63 (4.18%) User Experience
6 60 (3.98%) Fixed Income
7 58 (3.85%) N-Tier
8 56 (3.71%) Equities
9 48 (3.18%) Mobile App
10 47 (3.12%) Derivative
11 46 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
12 41 (2.72%) Reinsurance
13 33 (2.19%) Hedge funds
14 24 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
15 15 (0.99%) Public Cloud
16 14 (0.93%) Data Centre
16 14 (0.93%) Management Information System
17 12 (0.80%) Market Risk
18 11 (0.73%) Virtual Team
19 10 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 181 (12.00%) Windows
2 61 (4.05%) Linux
3 41 (2.72%) Windows Server
4 26 (1.72%) Android
5 25 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 25 (1.66%) Unix
6 19 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
9 6 (0.40%) Solaris
9 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.33%) AIX
10 5 (0.33%) HPUX
11 4 (0.27%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.20%) CentOS
12 3 (0.20%) VMS
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.066%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 686 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
2 591 (39.19%) MVC
3 254 (16.84%) TDD
4 252 (16.71%) Scrum
5 214 (14.19%) Microservices
6 205 (13.59%) OO
7 178 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
8 171 (11.34%) Web Development
9 167 (11.07%) Software Engineering
10 164 (10.88%) DevOps
11 156 (10.34%) SOLID
12 149 (9.88%) SDLC
13 141 (9.35%) E-Commerce
14 140 (9.28%) SOA
15 132 (8.75%) Waterfall
16 123 (8.16%) Test Automation
17 122 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
18 117 (7.76%) Computer Science
19 106 (7.03%) Multithreading
20 105 (6.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,223 (81.10%) C#
2 771 (51.13%) SQL
3 699 (46.35%) JavaScript
4 258 (17.11%) T-SQL
5 172 (11.41%) Java
6 149 (9.88%) Python
7 118 (7.82%) PowerShell
8 82 (5.44%) VB.NET
9 56 (3.71%) TypeScript
10 51 (3.38%) C++
11 40 (2.65%) Ruby
12 39 (2.59%) VBA
13 34 (2.25%) PHP
14 33 (2.19%) VB
15 30 (1.99%) R
16 26 (1.72%) Perl
17 22 (1.46%) C
18 20 (1.33%) Bash Shell
19 18 (1.19%) PL/SQL
20 12 (0.80%) F#
Qualifications
1 174 (11.54%) Degree
2 55 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.13%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.73%) CISSP
6 10 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.33%) PhD
9 4 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.27%) MCSA
9 4 (0.27%) MCSE
10 3 (0.20%) HND
11 2 (0.13%) CHECK Team Leader
11 2 (0.13%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.13%) ISEB
11 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.13%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.13%) OSCP
11 2 (0.13%) PMP
11 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.44%) QA
2 21 (1.39%) MiFID
3 10 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.53%) EMIR
4 8 (0.53%) GDPR
5 6 (0.40%) WAI
6 4 (0.27%) FATCA
6 4 (0.27%) SLA
7 3 (0.20%) PMO
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (4.97%) Docker
2 29 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.33%) KVM
7 3 (0.20%) HDFS
7 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 44 (2.92%) Ansible
2 40 (2.65%) Puppet
3 34 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (2.19%) Kubernetes
5 21 (1.39%) Terraform
6 17 (1.13%) logstash
7 12 (0.80%) Kibana
8 11 (0.73%) Nagios
9 9 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (0.53%) Grafana
11 7 (0.46%) SCOM
12 6 (0.40%) Salt
12 6 (0.40%) SCCM
13 5 (0.33%) Nessus
13 5 (0.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (0.33%) OpenVAS
13 5 (0.33%) QRadar
14 3 (0.20%) Graphite
14 3 (0.20%) Mesos
14 3 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 411 (27.25%) Microsoft
2 159 (10.54%) Oracle
3 39 (2.59%) Nintex
4 31 (2.06%) Sitecore
5 28 (1.86%) VMware
6 26 (1.72%) SAP
7 24 (1.59%) Google
7 24 (1.59%) IBM
8 17 (1.13%) Calypso
8 17 (1.13%) Charles River
8 17 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.13%) SimCorp
9 14 (0.93%) Cognos
9 14 (0.93%) Red Hat
10 12 (0.80%) Tableau
11 11 (0.73%) Infragistics
12 10 (0.66%) Fidessa
13 9 (0.60%) FIS
13 9 (0.60%) Splunk
14 8 (0.53%) Civica