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

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 379 282 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 28.45% 30.00% 24.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.67% 59.87% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 365 278 241
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
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 646 471 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 48.50% 50.11% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 597 421 503
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £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 22 October 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 October 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 -3 188 £40,000 +6.67% 30
Poole +1 147 £37,500 -3.23% 13
Ferndown - 15 £42,500 - 1
Wimborne +3 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Dorchester -11 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 353 (93.14%) C#
2 268 (70.71%) ASP.NET
3 259 (68.34%) MVC
4 213 (56.20%) JavaScript
5 207 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
6 201 (53.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 174 (45.91%) SQL Server
8 173 (45.65%) SQL
9 158 (41.69%) HTML
10 148 (39.05%) CSS
11 146 (38.52%) ASP.NET Web API
12 137 (36.15%) TDD
13 125 (32.98%) Microsoft
14 107 (28.23%) jQuery
15 106 (27.97%) AngularJS
16 87 (22.96%) .NET Framework
17 85 (22.43%) Web Development
18 80 (21.11%) Microsoft Azure
19 76 (20.05%) Finance
20 68 (17.94%) SOLID
21 64 (16.89%) Git (software)
22 62 (16.36%) Degree
22 62 (16.36%) HTML5
23 56 (14.78%) Entity Framework
24 55 (14.51%) WCF
25 54 (14.25%) Scrum
26 48 (12.66%) Software Engineering
27 47 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
27 47 (12.40%) Unit Testing
28 46 (12.14%) KnockoutJS

.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 22 (5.80%) IIS
2 10 (2.64%) CMS
3 9 (2.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.32%) EPiServer
4 5 (1.32%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.79%) Sitefinity
6 2 (0.53%) JBoss
7 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 80 (21.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.60%) SaaS
3 20 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.58%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.58%) GitHub
5 3 (0.79%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.32%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (45.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (2.11%) MySQL
4 8 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.32%) Power BI
6 5 (1.32%) QlikView
7 4 (1.06%) Big Data
7 4 (1.06%) Redis
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.53%) SSDT
10 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (16.89%) Git (software)
2 47 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (11.35%) Visual Studio
4 19 (5.01%) NUnit
5 9 (2.37%) Selenium
6 5 (1.32%) MSTest
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.06%) Subversion
8 2 (0.53%) Grunt
8 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.53%) Protractor
8 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.26%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 76 (20.05%) Finance
2 28 (7.39%) Retail
3 19 (5.01%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.64%) Marketing
5 4 (1.06%) Automotive
6 3 (0.79%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.53%) Back Office
7 2 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 343 (90.50%) Developer
2 253 (66.75%) .NET Developer
3 144 (37.99%) C# Developer
4 128 (33.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 109 (28.76%) Software Developer
6 79 (20.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 60 (15.83%) Senior Developer
8 54 (14.25%) .NET Software Developer
9 50 (13.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 43 (11.35%) C# Software Developer
11 41 (10.82%) ASP.NET Developer
12 40 (10.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (6.60%) Software Engineer
14 24 (6.33%) Angular Developer
15 21 (5.54%) SQL Developer
16 20 (5.28%) Junior
17 18 (4.75%) Junior Developer
18 17 (4.49%) Agile Developer
18 17 (4.49%) VB.NET Developer
19 16 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (70.71%) ASP.NET
2 201 (53.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 158 (41.69%) HTML
4 148 (39.05%) CSS
5 146 (38.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 107 (28.23%) jQuery
7 106 (27.97%) AngularJS
8 87 (22.96%) .NET Framework
9 62 (16.36%) HTML5
10 56 (14.78%) Entity Framework
11 55 (14.51%) WCF
12 46 (12.14%) KnockoutJS
13 39 (10.29%) .NET Core
14 38 (10.03%) Web Services
15 35 (9.23%) LINQ
15 35 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (7.65%) WPF
16 29 (7.65%) XML
17 23 (6.07%) REST
18 20 (5.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.14%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (7.92%) User Experience
3 26 (6.86%) Fintech
4 17 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.22%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.96%) Computer Science
7 12 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.06%) Social Network
10 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.53%) Tandem
12 1 (0.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.33%) Windows
2 11 (2.90%) Android
3 6 (1.58%) Linux
4 5 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (68.34%) MVC
2 207 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (36.15%) TDD
4 85 (22.43%) Web Development
5 68 (17.94%) SOLID
6 54 (14.25%) Scrum
7 48 (12.66%) Software Engineering
8 47 (12.40%) Unit Testing
9 42 (11.08%) BDD
10 33 (8.71%) SOA
11 30 (7.92%) Migration
11 30 (7.92%) OO
12 27 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (7.12%) Test Automation
13 26 (6.86%) Microservices
14 24 (6.33%) SDLC
15 21 (5.54%) OOP
16 19 (5.01%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (5.01%) Creative Thinking
17 16 (4.22%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 353 (93.14%) C#
2 213 (56.20%) JavaScript
3 173 (45.65%) SQL
4 31 (8.18%) VB.NET
5 29 (7.65%) T-SQL
6 26 (6.86%) TypeScript
7 24 (6.33%) C++
8 12 (3.17%) C
9 11 (2.90%) VB
10 9 (2.37%) Java
11 6 (1.58%) VB6
12 5 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (1.32%) Python
12 5 (1.32%) Ruby
13 3 (0.79%) COBOL
13 3 (0.79%) Delphi
13 3 (0.79%) Perl
14 2 (0.53%) Go
14 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 62 (16.36%) Degree
2 43 (11.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 125 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.49%) Sitecore
3 10 (2.64%) Oracle
4 9 (2.37%) DevExpress
5 8 (2.11%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.85%) SAP
7 5 (1.32%) Tableau
8 4 (1.06%) Apple
8 4 (1.06%) Facebook
8 4 (1.06%) Sage
8 4 (1.06%) Twitter
9 1 (0.26%) DocuSign
9 1 (0.26%) hybris
9 1 (0.26%) Telerik