Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,603 1,182 1,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.45% 11.90% 12.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.71% 30.19% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,480 1,086 1,366
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £58,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.59% +5.91% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +1.37%

.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 4,755 3,915 5,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.87% 39.42% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4,356 3,533 4,611
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 £42,000 £40,000 £38,125
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +3.60%

.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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -5 8 £63,750 +189.77%
Moorgate - 5 £65,000 -
.NET
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 1,298 (80.97%) C#
2 833 (51.97%) SQL
3 732 (45.66%) SQL Server
4 711 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
5 708 (44.17%) JavaScript
6 637 (39.74%) MVC
7 620 (38.68%) Finance
8 591 (36.87%) ASP.NET
9 471 (29.38%) CSS
10 468 (29.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 446 (27.82%) Microsoft
12 439 (27.39%) AngularJS
13 427 (26.64%) HTML
14 366 (22.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 318 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 297 (18.53%) .NET Core
17 295 (18.40%) jQuery
18 278 (17.34%) TDD
19 270 (16.84%) T-SQL
20 267 (16.66%) .NET Framework
21 254 (15.85%) Scrum
22 234 (14.60%) Greenfield Project
23 231 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
24 229 (14.29%) React
25 227 (14.16%) Microservices
26 213 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
26 213 (13.29%) Java
27 212 (13.23%) OO
28 211 (13.16%) Degree
29 208 (12.98%) 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
1 149 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 71 (4.43%) CMS
3 69 (4.30%) IIS
4 44 (2.74%) Umbraco
5 24 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 23 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 22 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
8 21 (1.31%) NServiceBus
9 20 (1.25%) EPiServer
10 19 (1.19%) Confluence
11 16 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.75%) Apache Spark
14 11 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.62%) Kentico
15 10 (0.62%) Tomcat
16 9 (0.56%) Apache
17 8 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 45 (2.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.12%) Maya
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.062%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.062%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.062%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 97 (6.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.56%) Markit EDM
3 22 (1.37%) Front Arena
3 22 (1.37%) thinkFolio
4 21 (1.31%) Oracle Financials
4 21 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.50%) SunGard GMI
6 4 (0.25%) MetaTrader
7 3 (0.19%) RiskWrite
7 3 (0.19%) Salerio
8 1 (0.062%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.062%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.062%) Endur
8 1 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.062%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.062%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.062%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.062%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 468 (29.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 231 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.25%) SaaS
4 29 (1.81%) GitHub
5 23 (1.43%) PaaS
6 22 (1.37%) IaaS
7 18 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (0.94%) NuGet
9 14 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (0.69%) Apigee
11 10 (0.62%) Office 365
11 10 (0.62%) Serverless
12 8 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.50%) npm
13 7 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (0.37%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.31%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.68%) Firewall
2 16 (1.00%) HTTP
2 16 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (0.75%) SAN
4 11 (0.69%) DNS
5 8 (0.50%) Internet
6 6 (0.37%) FTP
6 6 (0.37%) Network Security
6 6 (0.37%) VPN
7 5 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (0.31%) DKIM
7 5 (0.31%) DMARC
8 4 (0.25%) BGP
8 4 (0.25%) SSH
9 3 (0.19%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.19%) SSL
10 2 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.12%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.12%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 732 (45.66%) SQL Server
2 165 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 151 (9.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (6.24%) NoSQL
5 76 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
6 68 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 60 (3.74%) Power BI
8 58 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 55 (3.43%) Relational Database
10 43 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
11 38 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
12 35 (2.18%) MongoDB
13 34 (2.12%) Big Data
14 29 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
15 23 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
15 23 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
16 19 (1.19%) Data Lake
17 18 (1.12%) Hadoop
17 18 (1.12%) RDBMS
18 16 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 213 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 170 (10.61%) Git (software)
3 145 (9.05%) Visual Studio
4 136 (8.48%) TeamCity
5 97 (6.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 91 (5.68%) Visual Studio Team System
7 84 (5.24%) Jenkins
8 71 (4.43%) NUnit
9 61 (3.81%) Selenium
10 57 (3.56%) Subversion
11 43 (2.68%) JIRA
12 37 (2.31%) SpecFlow
13 31 (1.93%) Jasmine
14 27 (1.68%) MSBuild
15 22 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
16 12 (0.75%) Maven
17 11 (0.69%) Ant
17 11 (0.69%) gulp
17 11 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
18 10 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 620 (38.68%) Finance
2 161 (10.04%) Banking
3 64 (3.99%) Law
4 62 (3.87%) Front Office
5 56 (3.49%) Back Office
6 52 (3.24%) Advertising
7 36 (2.25%) Marketing
8 33 (2.06%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.87%) Retail
10 21 (1.31%) General Ledger
11 19 (1.19%) Legal
12 17 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 16 (1.00%) Games
14 10 (0.62%) Publishing
15 7 (0.44%) Telecoms
16 6 (0.37%) International Banking
17 4 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.19%) Retail Banking
19 2 (0.12%) French Language
19 2 (0.12%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1,041 (64.94%) Developer
2 612 (38.18%) .NET Developer
3 517 (32.25%) C# Developer
4 344 (21.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 287 (17.90%) Senior Developer
6 163 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 155 (9.67%) Architect
8 146 (9.11%) SQL Developer
9 118 (7.36%) Full Stack Developer
10 108 (6.74%) Senior C# Developer
11 102 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
12 91 (5.68%) Analyst
13 89 (5.55%) Lead Developer
14 88 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
15 73 (4.55%) Azure Developer
16 72 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 71 (4.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 70 (4.37%) Software Developer
19 69 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 66 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (36.87%) ASP.NET
2 471 (29.38%) CSS
3 439 (27.39%) AngularJS
4 427 (26.64%) HTML
5 366 (22.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 318 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 297 (18.53%) .NET Core
8 295 (18.40%) jQuery
9 267 (16.66%) .NET Framework
10 229 (14.29%) React
11 208 (12.98%) Web Services
12 175 (10.92%) Entity Framework
13 158 (9.86%) WCF
14 133 (8.30%) HTML5
14 133 (8.30%) WPF
15 126 (7.86%) REST
16 119 (7.42%) XML
17 118 (7.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 112 (6.99%) RESTful
19 94 (5.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 234 (14.60%) Greenfield Project
2 153 (9.54%) Computer Science
3 126 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
4 109 (6.80%) Fintech
5 77 (4.80%) User Experience
6 70 (4.37%) N-Tier
7 62 (3.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 59 (3.68%) Derivative
8 59 (3.68%) Equities
9 55 (3.43%) Mobile App
10 53 (3.31%) Fixed Income
11 45 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
11 45 (2.81%) Hedge funds
12 26 (1.62%) Reinsurance
13 24 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
14 21 (1.31%) Public Cloud
15 13 (0.81%) Management Information System
16 12 (0.75%) Mainframe
17 11 (0.69%) Data Structures
17 11 (0.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 176 (10.98%) Windows
2 60 (3.74%) Linux
3 36 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 30 (1.87%) Android
5 28 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.56%) Unix
7 14 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.56%) HPUX
10 8 (0.50%) VMS
11 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.37%) CentOS
13 5 (0.31%) AIX
13 5 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.31%) Solaris
13 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.062%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.062%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
2 637 (39.74%) MVC
3 278 (17.34%) TDD
4 254 (15.85%) Scrum
5 227 (14.16%) Microservices
6 212 (13.23%) OO
7 207 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
8 206 (12.85%) Software Engineering
9 185 (11.54%) Web Development
10 168 (10.48%) DevOps
10 168 (10.48%) SOLID
11 164 (10.23%) SOA
12 158 (9.86%) SDLC
13 140 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
14 139 (8.67%) Test Automation
15 133 (8.30%) E-Commerce
15 133 (8.30%) Waterfall
16 119 (7.42%) Unit Testing
17 112 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
18 108 (6.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,298 (80.97%) C#
2 833 (51.97%) SQL
3 708 (44.17%) JavaScript
4 270 (16.84%) T-SQL
5 213 (13.29%) Java
6 150 (9.36%) Python
7 121 (7.55%) PowerShell
8 81 (5.05%) VB.NET
9 52 (3.24%) TypeScript
10 48 (2.99%) C++
10 48 (2.99%) VBA
11 42 (2.62%) Ruby
12 35 (2.18%) Perl
12 35 (2.18%) VB
13 29 (1.81%) PHP
14 28 (1.75%) R
15 21 (1.31%) Scala
16 20 (1.25%) C
16 20 (1.25%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 211 (13.16%) Degree
2 75 (4.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (0.81%) CISSP
3 13 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.31%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.31%) MCSE
7 4 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.25%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.25%) MCSA
7 4 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.12%) ISEB
8 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.062%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.062%) MBA
9 1 (0.062%) PhD
9 1 (0.062%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.99%) QA
2 24 (1.50%) MiFID
3 11 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.62%) GDPR
5 8 (0.50%) EMIR
6 6 (0.37%) WAI
7 4 (0.25%) FATCA
7 4 (0.25%) SLA
8 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.062%) IFRS
9 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.062%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.062%) PMO
System Software
1 60 (3.74%) Docker
2 33 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 27 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.31%) KVM
7 3 (0.19%) HDFS
8 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.12%) XenApp
9 1 (0.062%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 41 (2.56%) Puppet
2 39 (2.43%) Ansible
3 35 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (1.37%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.94%) logstash
6 14 (0.87%) Terraform
7 13 (0.81%) Kibana
8 8 (0.50%) Nagios
9 7 (0.44%) Grafana
9 7 (0.44%) Salt
9 7 (0.44%) SCOM
10 5 (0.31%) Nessus
10 5 (0.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.31%) OpenVAS
10 5 (0.31%) QRadar
10 5 (0.31%) SCCM
11 3 (0.19%) Graphite
11 3 (0.19%) Mesos
11 3 (0.19%) Perfmon
11 3 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 446 (27.82%) Microsoft
2 176 (10.98%) Oracle
3 61 (3.81%) Nintex
4 31 (1.93%) Sitecore
5 30 (1.87%) VMware
6 24 (1.50%) Google
7 23 (1.43%) Charles River
8 22 (1.37%) Calypso
8 22 (1.37%) SimCorp
9 21 (1.31%) IBM
10 19 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (1.00%) SAP
12 12 (0.75%) Fidessa
12 12 (0.75%) Red Hat
12 12 (0.75%) Tableau
13 11 (0.69%) FIS
14 10 (0.62%) Cognos
15 8 (0.50%) Citrix
15 8 (0.50%) SmartStream
15 8 (0.50%) SunGard