Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 7 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 467 263 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 33.87% 28.28% 22.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 65.68% 49.62% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 439 253 310
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -

.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 711 530 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 51.56% 56.99% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 631 486 591
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,938 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £80,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +5.48%

.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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +4 211 £37,500 - 30
Poole +2 204 £40,000 +14.29% 19
Dorchester 0 12 £37,500 -9.09%
Ferndown - 8 £42,500 - 2
Weymouth - 3 £24,000 -
Wimborne -21 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Blandford Forum - 2 £32,500 - 3
Wareham - 1 £42,500 -
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 431 (92.29%) C#
2 288 (61.67%) MVC
3 282 (60.39%) JavaScript
4 280 (59.96%) ASP.NET
5 240 (51.39%) SQL Server
6 228 (48.82%) HTML
7 213 (45.61%) CSS
8 211 (45.18%) SQL
9 191 (40.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 162 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
11 131 (28.05%) jQuery
12 124 (26.55%) Microsoft
13 121 (25.91%) .NET Framework
14 111 (23.77%) TDD
15 108 (23.13%) AngularJS
16 85 (18.20%) C++
17 82 (17.56%) Web Development
18 74 (15.85%) CMS
19 69 (14.78%) Degree
20 68 (14.56%) OO
21 65 (13.92%) OOP
22 64 (13.70%) KnockoutJS
23 63 (13.49%) Team Foundation Server
24 62 (13.28%) Software Engineering
25 61 (13.06%) Greenfield Project
26 60 (12.85%) ASP.NET Web API
27 59 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
27 59 (12.63%) Finance
28 53 (11.35%) Windows
28 53 (11.35%) VB.NET

.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 74 (15.85%) CMS
2 51 (10.92%) Umbraco
3 37 (7.92%) EPiServer
4 35 (7.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 34 (7.28%) IIS
6 16 (3.43%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.57%) Kentico
8 11 (2.36%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.21%) Confluence
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.71%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.14%) SaaS
4 7 (1.50%) npm
5 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.21%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.57%) Internet
2 2 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (51.39%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (7.49%) SQL Server 2016
4 32 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (4.93%) NoSQL
6 16 (3.43%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (2.14%) MS Access
10 10 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.43%) OLAP
12 2 (0.43%) Power BI
13 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.21%) MySQL
13 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.21%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 63 (13.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (10.92%) Visual Studio
3 40 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 37 (7.92%) NUnit
5 23 (4.93%) Subversion
6 13 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.71%) MSTest
7 8 (1.71%) Selenium
8 7 (1.50%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.28%) Bower
9 6 (1.28%) NuGet
9 6 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.28%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.43%) gulp
10 2 (0.43%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.43%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.21%) git-flow
11 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 59 (12.63%) Finance
2 27 (5.78%) Marketing
3 18 (3.85%) Music Industry
4 14 (3.00%) Automotive
5 12 (2.57%) Games
5 12 (2.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.14%) Retail
7 4 (0.86%) Electronics
8 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 385 (82.44%) Developer
2 244 (52.25%) .NET Developer
3 152 (32.55%) Software Developer
4 141 (30.19%) C# Developer
5 117 (25.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 82 (17.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 75 (16.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 66 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 54 (11.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 48 (10.28%) C# Software Developer
10 48 (10.28%) SQL Developer
11 47 (10.06%) Software Engineer
12 42 (8.99%) Web Developer
13 40 (8.57%) Junior
14 39 (8.35%) Junior Developer
14 39 (8.35%) Senior Developer
15 38 (8.14%) Senior .NET Developer
16 30 (6.42%) .NET Web Developer
17 29 (6.21%) Junior Software Developer
18 24 (5.14%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (59.96%) ASP.NET
2 228 (48.82%) HTML
3 213 (45.61%) CSS
4 191 (40.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 131 (28.05%) jQuery
6 121 (25.91%) .NET Framework
7 108 (23.13%) AngularJS
8 64 (13.70%) KnockoutJS
9 60 (12.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 52 (11.13%) LINQ
11 51 (10.92%) Entity Framework
12 47 (10.06%) WCF
13 46 (9.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 42 (8.99%) Razor View Engine
15 38 (8.14%) RESTful
16 37 (7.92%) Web Services
16 37 (7.92%) WinForms
16 37 (7.92%) XML
17 32 (6.85%) HTML5
17 32 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.06%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (4.71%) User Experience
3 19 (4.07%) Algorithms
3 19 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 17 (3.64%) CUDA
6 14 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.93%) Device Driver
8 7 (1.50%) W3C
9 6 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.43%) Contactless
10 2 (0.43%) Fintech
10 2 (0.43%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (0.43%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.21%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (11.35%) Windows
2 38 (8.14%) Linux
3 22 (4.71%) Android
4 9 (1.93%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 7 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (61.67%) MVC
2 162 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (23.77%) TDD
4 82 (17.56%) Web Development
5 68 (14.56%) OO
6 65 (13.92%) OOP
7 62 (13.28%) Software Engineering
8 49 (10.49%) SDLC
9 45 (9.64%) BDD
9 45 (9.64%) Web Application Development
10 32 (6.85%) ERP
10 32 (6.85%) OOD
11 24 (5.14%) Content Management
12 23 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (4.71%) Machine Learning
13 22 (4.71%) Scrum
13 22 (4.71%) SOLID
14 19 (4.07%) Image Processing
14 19 (4.07%) Signal Processing
15 18 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 431 (92.29%) C#
2 282 (60.39%) JavaScript
3 211 (45.18%) SQL
4 85 (18.20%) C++
5 53 (11.35%) VB.NET
6 31 (6.64%) C
7 29 (6.21%) Java
8 23 (4.93%) Ruby
9 22 (4.71%) Python
9 22 (4.71%) T-SQL
10 19 (4.07%) VB
11 16 (3.43%) TypeScript
12 11 (2.36%) PHP
13 9 (1.93%) Embedded C
13 9 (1.93%) Embedded C++
14 3 (0.64%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.21%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (14.78%) Degree
2 17 (3.64%) PhD
3 13 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.21%) ISEB
5 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.50%) WAI
1 7 (1.50%) WCAG
2 3 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 11 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 124 (26.55%) Microsoft
2 43 (9.21%) Sitecore
3 17 (3.64%) NVIDIA
4 9 (1.93%) DevExpress
5 7 (1.50%) Oracle
5 7 (1.50%) Telerik
6 5 (1.07%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.64%) Adobe
7 3 (0.64%) Sage
8 2 (0.43%) Google
8 2 (0.43%) Nintex
8 2 (0.43%) VMware