Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 343 258 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 30.96% 24.02% 23.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.03% 46.32% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 330 245 307
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,575
90th Percentile £47,625 £47,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,438 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.60% +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 553 557 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 49.91% 51.86% 49.28%
Number of salaries quoted 497 510 554
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £49,250 £60,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

.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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +4 181 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Poole +3 131 £37,500 -4.76% 4
Dorchester +5 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Weymouth - 5 £24,000 -
Wimborne -20 3 £45,000 - 1
Wareham - 1 £42,500 -
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for .NET.

1 319 (93.00%) C#
2 232 (67.64%) ASP.NET
3 231 (67.35%) MVC
4 223 (65.01%) JavaScript
5 199 (58.02%) HTML
6 190 (55.39%) CSS
7 185 (53.94%) SQL Server
8 168 (48.98%) SQL
9 159 (46.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 141 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
11 114 (33.24%) jQuery
12 93 (27.11%) Microsoft
13 89 (25.95%) TDD
14 87 (25.36%) Web Development
15 73 (21.28%) AngularJS
16 64 (18.66%) Degree
17 61 (17.78%) .NET Framework
18 59 (17.20%) KnockoutJS
19 56 (16.33%) CMS
20 54 (15.74%) OO
20 54 (15.74%) Greenfield Project
21 51 (14.87%) Team Foundation Server
22 49 (14.29%) SDLC
23 45 (13.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 42 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
25 41 (11.95%) NUnit
26 40 (11.66%) Windows
26 40 (11.66%) Sitecore
27 39 (11.37%) EPiServer
27 39 (11.37%) XML

.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 56 (16.33%) CMS
2 39 (11.37%) EPiServer
3 37 (10.79%) Umbraco
4 34 (9.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 22 (6.41%) IIS
6 14 (4.08%) Sitefinity
7 11 (3.21%) Kentico
8 2 (0.58%) Confluence
8 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.62%) SaaS
3 2 (0.58%) npm
4 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.58%) Internet
2 2 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.29%) CTI
3 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (53.94%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (7.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 22 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (2.62%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.29%) Big Data
12 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.29%) Cognos Impromptu
12 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.29%) MySQL
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (14.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (11.95%) NUnit
3 29 (8.45%) Git (software)
4 23 (6.71%) Visual Studio
5 13 (3.79%) Subversion
6 11 (3.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (2.62%) MSTest
8 7 (2.04%) Selenium
9 5 (1.46%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.46%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.17%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.17%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.17%) JIRA
10 4 (1.17%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.58%) Bower
11 2 (0.58%) NuGet
11 2 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.58%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.29%) git-flow
General
1 29 (8.45%) Finance
2 20 (5.83%) Marketing
3 15 (4.37%) Games
4 14 (4.08%) Music Industry
5 12 (3.50%) Automotive
6 5 (1.46%) Retail
7 3 (0.87%) Electronics
7 3 (0.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 327 (95.34%) Developer
2 195 (56.85%) .NET Developer
3 132 (38.48%) Software Developer
4 121 (35.28%) C# Developer
5 101 (29.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 56 (16.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 52 (15.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 49 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 43 (12.54%) Web Developer
10 40 (11.66%) C# Software Developer
11 39 (11.37%) .NET Software Developer
12 38 (11.08%) SQL Developer
13 34 (9.91%) Senior Developer
14 33 (9.62%) Junior
14 33 (9.62%) Junior Developer
15 30 (8.75%) Junior Software Developer
16 29 (8.45%) .NET Web Developer
17 26 (7.58%) Senior .NET Developer
17 26 (7.58%) Software Engineer
18 25 (7.29%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (67.64%) ASP.NET
2 199 (58.02%) HTML
3 190 (55.39%) CSS
4 159 (46.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 114 (33.24%) jQuery
6 73 (21.28%) AngularJS
7 61 (17.78%) .NET Framework
8 59 (17.20%) KnockoutJS
9 45 (13.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 42 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (11.37%) XML
12 31 (9.04%) LINQ
13 29 (8.45%) WCF
13 29 (8.45%) WinForms
14 28 (8.16%) HTML5
15 27 (7.87%) Razor View Engine
15 27 (7.87%) RESTful
15 27 (7.87%) Web Services
16 26 (7.58%) Entity Framework
17 24 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.74%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (7.00%) User Experience
3 18 (5.25%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.04%) W3C
5 6 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.46%) Learning Management System
6 5 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.87%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.58%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.58%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (0.58%) Smart City
9 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.29%) Contactless
9 1 (0.29%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.66%) Windows
2 19 (5.54%) Linux
3 14 (4.08%) Android
4 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.58%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (67.35%) MVC
2 141 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (25.95%) TDD
4 87 (25.36%) Web Development
5 54 (15.74%) OO
6 49 (14.29%) SDLC
7 35 (10.20%) OOP
8 34 (9.91%) Software Engineering
9 30 (8.75%) Web Application Development
10 28 (8.16%) BDD
11 27 (7.87%) Content Management
12 22 (6.41%) Domain-Driven Design
13 21 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
14 17 (4.96%) MVVM
15 16 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (4.66%) Front End Development
15 16 (4.66%) Mentoring
15 16 (4.66%) Prototyping
16 15 (4.37%) Responsive Web Design
17 14 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 319 (93.00%) C#
2 223 (65.01%) JavaScript
3 168 (48.98%) SQL
4 34 (9.91%) VB.NET
5 30 (8.75%) C++
5 30 (8.75%) Java
6 19 (5.54%) T-SQL
7 14 (4.08%) VB
8 10 (2.92%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.33%) PHP
10 7 (2.04%) Ruby
11 6 (1.75%) C
12 1 (0.29%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.29%) Perl
12 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (18.66%) Degree
2 14 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.04%) WAI
1 7 (2.04%) WCAG
2 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 93 (27.11%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.66%) Sitecore
3 7 (2.04%) Telerik
4 5 (1.46%) Oracle
5 2 (0.58%) SAP
6 1 (0.29%) Xamarin