Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 594 229 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 37.15% 26.97% 21.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.88% 50.89% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 567 219 262
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

.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 850 450 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 53.16% 53.00% 49.64%
Number of salaries quoted 784 408 527
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £53,750
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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +1 291 £40,000 - 36
Poole +3 245 £40,000 +6.67% 15
Ferndown +5 18 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Blandford Forum - 5 £32,500 -
Dorchester -5 3 £40,000 -3.03%
Wimborne -11 3 £40,000 -11.11% 3
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 551 (92.76%) C#
2 380 (63.97%) ASP.NET
3 371 (62.46%) MVC
4 334 (56.23%) JavaScript
5 326 (54.88%) SQL Server
6 265 (44.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 252 (42.42%) SQL
8 250 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
9 248 (41.75%) HTML
10 215 (36.20%) CSS
11 192 (32.32%) AngularJS
12 186 (31.31%) .NET Framework
13 177 (29.80%) Microsoft
14 158 (26.60%) jQuery
15 152 (25.59%) TDD
16 141 (23.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 121 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
18 105 (17.68%) C++
19 94 (15.82%) Software Engineering
20 93 (15.66%) Entity Framework
21 92 (15.49%) OO
22 90 (15.15%) Degree
23 89 (14.98%) Web Development
23 89 (14.98%) Finance
24 83 (13.97%) OOP
25 69 (11.62%) Scrum
26 68 (11.45%) WCF
26 68 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 66 (11.11%) Visual Studio
27 66 (11.11%) 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 49 (8.25%) CMS
2 45 (7.58%) IIS
3 40 (6.73%) Umbraco
4 17 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (2.19%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.84%) Kentico
8 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.17%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 121 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (4.21%) SaaS
4 14 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.18%) npm
6 6 (1.01%) NuGet
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (0.34%) SMS
3 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.17%) NFC
3 1 (0.17%) RFID
3 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (54.88%) SQL Server
2 68 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (5.89%) SQL Server 2016
4 34 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (4.71%) NoSQL
6 22 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (2.36%) OLAP
10 13 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.68%) MS Access
12 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.34%) Power BI
14 1 (0.17%) Big Data
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 66 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 53 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (8.42%) Git (software)
4 29 (4.88%) NUnit
5 22 (3.70%) Subversion
6 10 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.01%) Bower
7 6 (1.01%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.01%) MSTest
7 6 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (1.01%) Selenium
7 6 (1.01%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.34%) gulp
9 1 (0.17%) JIRA
General
1 89 (14.98%) Finance
2 25 (4.21%) Retail
3 24 (4.04%) Marketing
4 15 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.53%) Music Industry
5 13 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.68%) Automotive
7 8 (1.35%) Games
8 4 (0.67%) Advertising
9 2 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.17%) Law
10 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 471 (79.29%) Developer
2 312 (52.53%) .NET Developer
3 187 (31.48%) C# Developer
4 177 (29.80%) Software Developer
5 149 (25.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 98 (16.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 98 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 92 (15.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 70 (11.78%) Software Engineer
9 64 (10.77%) .NET Software Developer
9 64 (10.77%) C# Software Developer
9 64 (10.77%) Senior Developer
10 62 (10.44%) Senior .NET Developer
11 50 (8.42%) SQL Developer
12 41 (6.90%) Junior
13 35 (5.89%) JavaScript Developer
14 34 (5.72%) Junior Developer
14 34 (5.72%) Web Developer
15 30 (5.05%) Angular Developer
16 29 (4.88%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (63.97%) ASP.NET
2 265 (44.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 248 (41.75%) HTML
4 215 (36.20%) CSS
5 192 (32.32%) AngularJS
6 186 (31.31%) .NET Framework
7 158 (26.60%) jQuery
8 141 (23.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 93 (15.66%) Entity Framework
10 68 (11.45%) WCF
11 62 (10.44%) KnockoutJS
11 62 (10.44%) LINQ
12 55 (9.26%) HTML5
13 46 (7.74%) Web Services
14 39 (6.57%) RESTful
15 38 (6.40%) ASP.NET Core
15 38 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 37 (6.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 33 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 33 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (5.89%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.38%) User Experience
4 21 (3.54%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.03%) CUDA
6 17 (2.86%) Fintech
7 16 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.02%) Device Driver
10 11 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.51%) Tandem
14 2 (0.34%) Contactless
14 2 (0.34%) Smartcard
15 1 (0.17%) BBC
15 1 (0.17%) Data Centre
15 1 (0.17%) Learning Management System
15 1 (0.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.27%) Windows
2 53 (8.92%) Linux
3 31 (5.22%) Android
4 15 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 5 (0.84%) Unix
7 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (62.46%) MVC
2 250 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (25.59%) TDD
4 94 (15.82%) Software Engineering
5 92 (15.49%) OO
6 89 (14.98%) Web Development
7 83 (13.97%) OOP
8 69 (11.62%) Scrum
9 65 (10.94%) BDD
10 61 (10.27%) SOLID
11 50 (8.42%) SDLC
12 47 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
13 46 (7.74%) Web Application Development
14 42 (7.07%) ERP
15 41 (6.90%) OOD
16 34 (5.72%) Unit Testing
17 29 (4.88%) Test Automation
18 25 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
19 23 (3.87%) Machine Learning
20 21 (3.54%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 551 (92.76%) C#
2 334 (56.23%) JavaScript
3 252 (42.42%) SQL
4 105 (17.68%) C++
5 47 (7.91%) VB.NET
6 45 (7.58%) TypeScript
7 43 (7.24%) C
8 34 (5.72%) Java
9 27 (4.55%) Ruby
9 27 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 25 (4.21%) Python
11 23 (3.87%) VB
12 12 (2.02%) Embedded C
12 12 (2.02%) Embedded C++
13 10 (1.68%) PHP
14 7 (1.18%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.84%) COBOL
15 5 (0.84%) Delphi
15 5 (0.84%) Perl
16 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 90 (15.15%) Degree
2 36 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.03%) PhD
4 14 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.17%) ISEB
5 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.51%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (2.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 177 (29.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 18 (3.03%) NVIDIA
4 15 (2.53%) Google
5 14 (2.36%) DevExpress
6 13 (2.19%) Sage
6 13 (2.19%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.68%) SAP
8 8 (1.35%) Oracle
9 3 (0.51%) Adobe
10 2 (0.34%) Nintex
10 2 (0.34%) Telerik
10 2 (0.34%) VMware