Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 534 253 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 36.78% 28.46% 19.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.80% 59.39% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 530 248 201
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.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 Dorset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 765 426 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 52.69% 47.92% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 734 383 474
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,075
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Dorset

.NET
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for .NET in Dorset

.NET
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Dorset

.NET
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Bournemouth -1 283 £40,000 +6.67% 20
Poole +1 198 £39,000 -2.50% 12
Ferndown +7 23 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wimborne -4 6 £45,000 +2.86%
Blandford Forum - 3 £32,500 -
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for .NET.

1 499 (93.45%) C#
2 389 (72.85%) ASP.NET
3 376 (70.41%) MVC
4 304 (56.93%) JavaScript
5 298 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
6 287 (53.75%) SQL Server
7 286 (53.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 212 (39.70%) SQL
9 210 (39.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 209 (39.14%) HTML
11 205 (38.39%) AngularJS
12 186 (34.83%) TDD
13 184 (34.46%) CSS
14 164 (30.71%) Microsoft
15 153 (28.65%) jQuery
16 152 (28.46%) .NET Framework
17 149 (27.90%) Microsoft Azure
18 114 (21.35%) Web Development
19 105 (19.66%) SOLID
20 96 (17.98%) Degree
20 96 (17.98%) Scrum
21 93 (17.42%) Entity Framework
22 87 (16.29%) HTML5
22 87 (16.29%) Finance
23 79 (14.79%) Git (software)
24 77 (14.42%) Software Engineering
25 75 (14.04%) WCF
26 67 (12.55%) BDD
26 67 (12.55%) OO
27 65 (12.17%) Greenfield Project

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 41 (7.68%) IIS
2 10 (1.87%) CMS
3 9 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (0.75%) EPiServer
4 4 (0.75%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.37%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 149 (27.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (7.49%) SaaS
4 12 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.31%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.19%) NFC
2 1 (0.19%) RFID
2 1 (0.19%) SMS
2 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (53.75%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.00%) NoSQL
5 16 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (2.81%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (2.25%) OLAP
8 12 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.75%) Redis
10 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.37%) MySQL
11 1 (0.19%) Big Data
11 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.19%) Power BI
11 1 (0.19%) QlikView
11 1 (0.19%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 79 (14.79%) Git (software)
2 42 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 36 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (3.18%) NUnit
5 6 (1.12%) Subversion
6 5 (0.94%) MSTest
7 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.19%) JIRA
8 1 (0.19%) Selenium
8 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
General
1 87 (16.29%) Finance
2 35 (6.55%) Retail
3 27 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.87%) Marketing
5 6 (1.12%) Music Industry
6 4 (0.75%) Automotive
7 2 (0.37%) Advertising
7 2 (0.37%) Games
8 1 (0.19%) Back Office
8 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 461 (86.33%) Developer
2 349 (65.36%) .NET Developer
3 204 (38.20%) C# Developer
4 180 (33.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 150 (28.09%) Software Developer
6 120 (22.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 73 (13.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 72 (13.48%) Senior Developer
9 71 (13.30%) C# Software Developer
10 69 (12.92%) ASP.NET Developer
11 68 (12.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 68 (12.73%) Senior .NET Developer
12 54 (10.11%) Software Engineer
13 47 (8.80%) Angular Developer
14 30 (5.62%) JavaScript Developer
15 28 (5.24%) SQL Developer
16 27 (5.06%) Agile Developer
17 26 (4.87%) Junior
18 23 (4.31%) Web Developer
19 22 (4.12%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (72.85%) ASP.NET
2 286 (53.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 210 (39.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 209 (39.14%) HTML
5 205 (38.39%) AngularJS
6 184 (34.46%) CSS
7 153 (28.65%) jQuery
8 152 (28.46%) .NET Framework
9 93 (17.42%) Entity Framework
10 87 (16.29%) HTML5
11 75 (14.04%) WCF
12 56 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 53 (9.93%) KnockoutJS
14 50 (9.36%) LINQ
15 49 (9.18%) .NET Core
16 47 (8.80%) WPF
17 46 (8.61%) Web Services
18 45 (8.43%) ASP.NET Core
19 31 (5.81%) RESTful
20 26 (4.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.17%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (7.12%) User Experience
3 36 (6.74%) Fintech
4 30 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.56%) Embedded Systems
6 12 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (0.94%) Tandem
10 4 (0.75%) Social Network
11 3 (0.56%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.37%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.19%) BBC
13 1 (0.19%) CUDA
13 1 (0.19%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.19%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.19%) Learning Management System
13 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.74%) Windows
2 22 (4.12%) Android
2 22 (4.12%) Linux
3 15 (2.81%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.50%) Unix
5 4 (0.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (70.41%) MVC
2 298 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (34.83%) TDD
4 114 (21.35%) Web Development
5 105 (19.66%) SOLID
6 96 (17.98%) Scrum
7 77 (14.42%) Software Engineering
8 67 (12.55%) BDD
8 67 (12.55%) OO
9 53 (9.93%) OOP
9 53 (9.93%) Unit Testing
10 46 (8.61%) SDLC
11 42 (7.87%) Migration
11 42 (7.87%) Test Automation
12 41 (7.68%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (7.68%) SOA
13 29 (5.43%) Microservices
14 26 (4.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (4.87%) Creative Thinking
15 22 (4.12%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 499 (93.45%) C#
2 304 (56.93%) JavaScript
3 212 (39.70%) SQL
4 51 (9.55%) C++
4 51 (9.55%) TypeScript
5 32 (5.99%) T-SQL
6 27 (5.06%) VB.NET
7 26 (4.87%) C
8 20 (3.75%) Java
9 14 (2.62%) VB
10 13 (2.43%) Ruby
11 8 (1.50%) COBOL
11 8 (1.50%) Delphi
11 8 (1.50%) Perl
12 5 (0.94%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.75%) Python
13 4 (0.75%) VB6
14 3 (0.56%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.56%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 96 (17.98%) Degree
2 62 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.37%) ISEB
5 1 (0.19%) PhD
5 1 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (2.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 164 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.81%) Sitecore
3 14 (2.62%) Xamarin
4 13 (2.43%) Google
5 12 (2.25%) SAP
6 10 (1.87%) Sage
7 6 (1.12%) Oracle
8 5 (0.94%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.75%) Facebook
9 4 (0.75%) Twitter
10 2 (0.37%) Telerik
11 1 (0.19%) Capita
11 1 (0.19%) DocuSign
11 1 (0.19%) hybris
11 1 (0.19%) NVIDIA
11 1 (0.19%) Tableau