Period
to 26 February 2021

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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 16 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 627 955 1,424
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 13.41% 10.53% 13.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.72% 27.56% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 631 913 1,388
Median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £87,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%

.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 2,041 3,465 4,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.65% 38.22% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,832 3,103 4,096
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £46,250 £44,400 £42,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £97,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +5.69%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

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 26 February 2021. 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
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
.NET
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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.

1 484 (77.19%) C#
2 339 (54.07%) Azure
3 295 (47.05%) SQL
4 288 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
5 259 (41.31%) JavaScript
6 245 (39.07%) .NET Core
7 244 (38.92%) SQL Server
8 227 (36.20%) DevOps
9 224 (35.73%) CSS
10 193 (30.78%) Microservices
11 180 (28.71%) Degree
12 178 (28.39%) Microsoft
13 176 (28.07%) React
14 172 (27.43%) Finance
15 168 (26.79%) OO
16 161 (25.68%) Test Automation
17 153 (24.40%) .NET Framework
18 150 (23.92%) MVC
19 148 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
20 136 (21.69%) SOLID
21 133 (21.21%) jQuery
22 132 (21.05%) SharePoint
23 125 (19.94%) ASP.NET Web API
24 123 (19.62%) CRM
24 123 (19.62%) Deployment Automation
25 122 (19.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 119 (18.98%) Dynamics CRM
27 118 (18.82%) XML
28 111 (17.70%) SOA
29 110 (17.54%) HTML

.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
1 132 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.75%) Moodle
3 8 (1.28%) IIS
4 6 (0.96%) CMS
5 5 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.64%) Apache
7 3 (0.48%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.32%) Confluence
8 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.16%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.16%) JBoss
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Fuse
9 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 119 (18.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.71%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 339 (54.07%) Azure
2 103 (16.43%) PaaS
3 100 (15.95%) AWS
4 95 (15.15%) Power Platform
5 93 (14.83%) Dynamics 365
6 53 (8.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 38 (6.06%) SaaS
8 28 (4.47%) PowerApps
9 26 (4.15%) Datadog
10 23 (3.67%) Serverless
11 16 (2.55%) Azure Functions
12 12 (1.91%) Microsoft 365
13 11 (1.75%) GCP
14 10 (1.59%) NuGet
15 9 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (0.96%) npm
17 5 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
17 5 (0.80%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.64%) HTTP
2 3 (0.48%) Wireless
3 2 (0.32%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) AMQP
4 1 (0.16%) FTP
4 1 (0.16%) Internet
4 1 (0.16%) SSH
4 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (38.92%) SQL Server
2 73 (11.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 48 (7.66%) Azure SQL Database
6 33 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 30 (4.78%) Data Lake
8 26 (4.15%) SQL Server 2017
9 24 (3.83%) MySQL
10 19 (3.03%) Power BI
11 18 (2.87%) Relational Database
12 12 (1.91%) Big Data
13 10 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.96%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.96%) Tableau
16 5 (0.80%) Redis
17 4 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 74 (11.80%) Visual Studio Team System
3 54 (8.61%) Visual Studio
4 38 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 37 (5.90%) Jenkins
6 28 (4.47%) NUnit
7 25 (3.99%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.75%) JIRA
9 10 (1.59%) Travis CI
10 9 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.28%) GitLab
11 8 (1.28%) Selenium
12 7 (1.12%) CircleCI
12 7 (1.12%) Moq
13 5 (0.80%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.80%) MSTest
14 4 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
15 3 (0.48%) Babel
15 3 (0.48%) webpack
General
1 172 (27.43%) Finance
2 61 (9.73%) Banking
3 47 (7.50%) Private Banking
4 44 (7.02%) Front Office
5 36 (5.74%) Games
6 26 (4.15%) Back Office
7 10 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.28%) Law
8 8 (1.28%) Marketing
9 6 (0.96%) Advertising
10 5 (0.80%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.64%) Housing Association
11 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.64%) Public Sector
11 4 (0.64%) Retail
12 3 (0.48%) Legal
12 3 (0.48%) Social Housing
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 368 (58.69%) Developer
2 182 (29.03%) C# Developer
3 159 (25.36%) .NET Developer
4 112 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 89 (14.19%) Azure Developer
5 89 (14.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 77 (12.28%) Senior C# Developer
7 60 (9.57%) Senior .NET Developer
8 57 (9.09%) Architect
9 51 (8.13%) SQL Developer
10 48 (7.66%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 44 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 44 (7.02%) Software Developer
12 42 (6.70%) Consultant
12 42 (6.70%) Senior SQL Developer
13 36 (5.74%) Full Stack Developer
14 34 (5.42%) React Developer
15 32 (5.10%) Technical Leader
16 29 (4.63%) Lead Developer
17 27 (4.31%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (39.07%) .NET Core
2 224 (35.73%) CSS
3 176 (28.07%) React
4 153 (24.40%) .NET Framework
5 133 (21.21%) jQuery
6 125 (19.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 122 (19.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 118 (18.82%) XML
9 110 (17.54%) Entity Framework
9 110 (17.54%) HTML
10 109 (17.38%) ASP.NET
11 105 (16.75%) Web Services
12 73 (11.64%) AngularJS
13 71 (11.32%) WCF
14 63 (10.05%) REST
15 48 (7.66%) XSD
16 39 (6.22%) Node.js
17 36 (5.74%) WPF
18 32 (5.10%) Ajax
19 29 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 92 (14.67%) N-Tier
2 53 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (6.70%) Reinsurance
4 41 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
5 33 (5.26%) User Experience
6 25 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (1.91%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.91%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.44%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.44%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.64%) Derivative
11 4 (0.64%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.64%) SCORM
12 3 (0.48%) Equities
12 3 (0.48%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.48%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.74%) Linux
2 28 (4.47%) Windows
3 8 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.48%) Android
4 3 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (36.20%) DevOps
3 193 (30.78%) Microservices
4 168 (26.79%) OO
5 161 (25.68%) Test Automation
6 150 (23.92%) MVC
7 148 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
8 136 (21.69%) SOLID
9 123 (19.62%) CRM
9 123 (19.62%) Deployment Automation
10 111 (17.70%) SOA
11 104 (16.59%) Mentoring
12 93 (14.83%) Scrum
13 87 (13.88%) TDD
14 86 (13.72%) Software Engineering
15 85 (13.56%) UML
16 79 (12.60%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 71 (11.32%) Web Development
18 70 (11.16%) Computer Science
19 63 (10.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 484 (77.19%) C#
2 295 (47.05%) SQL
3 259 (41.31%) JavaScript
4 98 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 83 (13.24%) PowerShell
6 74 (11.80%) Python
7 68 (10.85%) TypeScript
8 61 (9.73%) Java
9 22 (3.51%) VBA
10 19 (3.03%) Go
11 18 (2.87%) Perl
12 17 (2.71%) PHP
13 12 (1.91%) VB.NET
14 10 (1.59%) C++
15 9 (1.44%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.96%) C
16 6 (0.96%) VB
17 5 (0.80%) R
17 5 (0.80%) SOQL
18 4 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 180 (28.71%) Degree
2 45 (7.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.96%) Master's Degree
4 5 (0.80%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.64%) CISM
5 4 (0.64%) CISSP
5 4 (0.64%) CSSLP
6 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.10%) QA
2 4 (0.64%) NIST
3 3 (0.48%) PSD2
4 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 58 (9.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 99 (15.79%) Terraform
2 58 (9.25%) Kubernetes
3 53 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (2.87%) Kibana
5 15 (2.39%) Ansible
6 13 (2.07%) Grafana
7 9 (1.44%) Puppet
8 2 (0.32%) logstash
9 1 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 178 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 78 (12.44%) Nintex
3 32 (5.10%) Databricks
4 21 (3.35%) Charles River
5 17 (2.71%) Sparx
6 14 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (2.07%) Oracle
8 4 (0.64%) Progress
9 3 (0.48%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.48%) Google
10 2 (0.32%) Remedy
11 1 (0.16%) EXASOL
11 1 (0.16%) Qualys
11 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.16%) Sage
11 1 (0.16%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.16%) Splunk
11 1 (0.16%) Sybase
11 1 (0.16%) Xero