Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 117 89
Rank change year-on-year +13 -28 -7
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3,424 4,020 5,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.99% 2.87% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.72% 7.25% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,967 3,561 5,015
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -

.NET Framework 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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 44,375 55,436 66,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.74% 39.54% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36,697 45,743 56,206
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in England

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for .NET Framework in England

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in England over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in England

.NET Framework
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the England region over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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
London +12 1,196 £57,500 -4.17% 203
South East +8 905 £50,000 +9.89% 199
North of England +8 557 £45,000 - 171
Midlands +30 349 £45,000 +12.50% 135
North West +13 317 £45,000 - 104
South West +16 275 £42,500 +1.16% 66
Yorkshire 0 215 £45,000 +2.27% 51
West Midlands +59 181 £47,500 +11.76% 72
East Midlands +6 168 £40,500 +1.25% 62
East of England +24 138 £50,000 +4.17% 65
North East -8 25 £42,500 -10.53% 16
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, IT jobs citing .NET Framework 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 England region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 3,424 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,135 (91.56%) C#
3 1,951 (56.98%) JavaScript
4 1,950 (56.95%) SQL Server
5 1,945 (56.80%) MVC
6 1,832 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1,772 (51.75%) ASP.NET
8 1,626 (47.49%) Entity Framework
9 1,334 (38.96%) SQL
10 1,333 (38.93%) Azure
11 1,313 (38.35%) AngularJS
12 1,266 (36.97%) Microsoft
13 1,210 (35.34%) CSS
14 1,190 (34.75%) HTML
15 1,157 (33.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1,137 (33.21%) ASP.NET MVC
17 982 (28.68%) TDD
18 938 (27.39%) .NET Core
19 907 (26.49%) Scrum
20 696 (20.33%) React
21 666 (19.45%) Git (software)
22 660 (19.28%) jQuery
23 624 (18.22%) Web Services
24 585 (17.09%) WCF
25 580 (16.94%) BDD
26 562 (16.41%) DevOps
27 550 (16.06%) Software Engineering
28 532 (15.54%) Finance
29 512 (14.95%) Visual Studio
30 507 (14.81%) T-SQL

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 210 (6.13%) Elasticsearch
2 135 (3.94%) IIS
3 122 (3.56%) SharePoint
4 109 (3.18%) CMS
5 59 (1.72%) EPiServer
6 54 (1.58%) Confluence
7 43 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 35 (1.02%) Umbraco
9 30 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (0.38%) Drupal
11 11 (0.32%) NServiceBus
12 10 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.26%) Sitefinity
13 9 (0.26%) TPMS
14 8 (0.23%) WordPress
15 7 (0.20%) Apache
15 7 (0.20%) Mule
16 6 (0.18%) DNN
16 6 (0.18%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 34 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.029%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.029%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.029%) InVision
5 1 (0.029%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 75 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.76%) WebTrends
3 10 (0.29%) GoldMine
4 8 (0.23%) SDL Web 8
5 7 (0.20%) Elite 3E
6 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.058%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.058%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.058%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,333 (38.93%) Azure
2 505 (14.75%) AWS
3 150 (4.38%) SaaS
4 71 (2.07%) Serverless
5 49 (1.43%) Office 365
5 49 (1.43%) PaaS
6 46 (1.34%) GCP
6 46 (1.34%) Power Platform
7 28 (0.82%) GitHub
8 27 (0.79%) Azure Functions
9 24 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (0.70%) PowerApps
10 19 (0.55%) Microsoft Flow
11 18 (0.53%) NuGet
12 17 (0.50%) ShareGate
13 16 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
13 16 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
13 16 (0.47%) IaaS
14 15 (0.44%) npm
15 11 (0.32%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 99 (2.89%) Internet
2 36 (1.05%) HTTP
3 16 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.29%) FTP
5 9 (0.26%) Extranet
5 9 (0.26%) RTP
6 8 (0.23%) Intranet
7 4 (0.12%) DNS
7 4 (0.12%) Firewall
8 3 (0.088%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.088%) Modbus
9 2 (0.058%) Skype
10 1 (0.029%) AMQP
10 1 (0.029%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.029%) DHCP
10 1 (0.029%) DOCSIS
10 1 (0.029%) Network Security
10 1 (0.029%) SSL
10 1 (0.029%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,950 (56.95%) SQL Server
2 281 (8.21%) NoSQL
3 228 (6.66%) Relational Database
4 220 (6.43%) SQL Server 2016
5 215 (6.28%) MongoDB
6 142 (4.15%) SQL Server 2019
7 132 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 129 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 112 (3.27%) MySQL
10 95 (2.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 94 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 80 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 70 (2.04%) Redis
14 50 (1.46%) RDBMS
15 49 (1.43%) Cosmos DB
16 36 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
17 33 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
18 31 (0.91%) Big Data
19 29 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
20 26 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 666 (19.45%) Git (software)
2 512 (14.95%) Visual Studio
3 267 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 260 (7.59%) NUnit
5 168 (4.91%) JIRA
6 158 (4.61%) Selenium
7 131 (3.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 129 (3.77%) TeamCity
9 123 (3.59%) Visual Studio Team System
10 102 (2.98%) SpecFlow
11 100 (2.92%) Jenkins
12 70 (2.04%) StyleCop
13 65 (1.90%) Subversion
14 55 (1.61%) MSTest
15 47 (1.37%) Jasmine
16 44 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 42 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 35 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
19 29 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
20 28 (0.82%) Moq
General
1 532 (15.54%) Finance
2 163 (4.76%) Banking
3 132 (3.86%) Games
4 128 (3.74%) Retail
5 75 (2.19%) Legal
6 70 (2.04%) Marketing
7 60 (1.75%) Law
8 57 (1.66%) Front Office
9 49 (1.43%) Investment Banking
10 42 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 39 (1.14%) Aerospace
12 25 (0.73%) Back Office
13 20 (0.58%) Advertising
13 20 (0.58%) Public Sector
14 19 (0.55%) Automotive
15 17 (0.50%) Publishing
16 14 (0.41%) Music Industry
16 14 (0.41%) Telecoms
17 8 (0.23%) Military
17 8 (0.23%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 2,700 (78.86%) Developer
2 1,482 (43.28%) .NET Developer
3 1,169 (34.14%) C# Developer
4 751 (21.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 590 (17.23%) Software Developer
6 510 (14.89%) Senior Developer
7 341 (9.96%) Software Engineer
8 298 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 263 (7.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 249 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 215 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
12 200 (5.84%) C# Software Developer
13 192 (5.61%) Junior
14 181 (5.29%) .NET Software Developer
14 181 (5.29%) Junior Developer
15 172 (5.02%) Senior C# Developer
16 158 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 146 (4.26%) Lead Developer
18 127 (3.71%) SQL Developer
19 126 (3.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,424 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,772 (51.75%) ASP.NET
3 1,626 (47.49%) Entity Framework
4 1,313 (38.35%) AngularJS
5 1,210 (35.34%) CSS
6 1,190 (34.75%) HTML
7 1,157 (33.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,137 (33.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 938 (27.39%) .NET Core
10 696 (20.33%) React
11 660 (19.28%) jQuery
12 624 (18.22%) Web Services
13 585 (17.09%) WCF
14 501 (14.63%) RESTful
15 432 (12.62%) Node.js
16 352 (10.28%) REST
17 345 (10.08%) Vue.js
18 333 (9.73%) HTML5
19 332 (9.70%) XML
20 322 (9.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 328 (9.58%) Greenfield Project
2 161 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
3 140 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 122 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
5 91 (2.66%) User Experience
6 89 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 51 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 44 (1.29%) N-Tier
9 33 (0.96%) Algorithms
10 32 (0.93%) Tandem
11 28 (0.82%) Data Centre
12 26 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 26 (0.76%) Virtual Team
13 21 (0.61%) Cloud Native
14 19 (0.55%) Reinsurance
15 18 (0.53%) Data Structures
16 15 (0.44%) EPoS
16 15 (0.44%) SCADA
17 14 (0.41%) Fixed Income
18 13 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 432 (12.62%) Windows
2 92 (2.69%) Android
3 66 (1.93%) Apple iOS
4 63 (1.84%) Linux
5 46 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 27 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
8 11 (0.32%) Unix
9 7 (0.20%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.088%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.058%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.058%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.029%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,945 (56.80%) MVC
2 1,832 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
3 982 (28.68%) TDD
4 907 (26.49%) Scrum
5 580 (16.94%) BDD
6 562 (16.41%) DevOps
7 550 (16.06%) Software Engineering
8 448 (13.08%) Unit Testing
9 445 (13.00%) Web Development
10 436 (12.73%) Microservices
11 409 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
12 397 (11.59%) Web Application Development
13 385 (11.24%) Test Automation
14 383 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
15 365 (10.66%) OO
16 317 (9.26%) SOLID
17 286 (8.35%) SDLC
18 281 (8.21%) Kanban
19 196 (5.72%) Mentoring
20 193 (5.64%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 3,135 (91.56%) C#
2 1,951 (56.98%) JavaScript
3 1,334 (38.96%) SQL
4 507 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 361 (10.54%) TypeScript
6 212 (6.19%) VB.NET
7 161 (4.70%) Ruby
8 140 (4.09%) PowerShell
9 116 (3.39%) C++
9 116 (3.39%) Java
10 113 (3.30%) Python
11 84 (2.45%) VB
12 43 (1.26%) XPath
13 39 (1.14%) C
14 32 (0.93%) VB6
15 29 (0.85%) ES6
16 26 (0.76%) PHP
16 26 (0.76%) XAML
17 21 (0.61%) VBScript
18 17 (0.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 337 (9.84%) Degree
2 91 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (0.99%) MCP
4 34 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 24 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 23 (0.67%) Postgraduate
7 19 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 17 (0.50%) MCTS
9 15 (0.44%) MCAD
10 14 (0.41%) ISEB
11 13 (0.38%) MCPD
12 10 (0.29%) MCSD
13 7 (0.20%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.20%) HND
13 7 (0.20%) SANS
14 6 (0.18%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
15 5 (0.15%) DBS Check
16 3 (0.088%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (5.05%) QA
2 43 (1.26%) GDPR
3 30 (0.88%) DICOM
4 27 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.61%) SLA
6 8 (0.23%) PMO
7 7 (0.20%) COBIT
7 7 (0.20%) NIST
8 6 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.058%) WCAG
10 1 (0.029%) HL7
10 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.029%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.029%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 187 (5.46%) Docker
2 38 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.12%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.058%) LXC
6 2 (0.058%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.058%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.029%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.029%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.029%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 87 (2.54%) Kubernetes
2 46 (1.34%) Terraform
3 12 (0.35%) SCCM
4 11 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
4 11 (0.32%) Puppet
5 10 (0.29%) HP ALM
5 10 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.26%) Kibana
7 7 (0.20%) Ansible
7 7 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.058%) Consul
9 2 (0.058%) Istio
9 2 (0.058%) logstash
10 1 (0.029%) CASB
10 1 (0.029%) MIIS
10 1 (0.029%) Packer
10 1 (0.029%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 1,266 (36.97%) Microsoft
2 103 (3.01%) Xamarin
3 99 (2.89%) Oracle
4 57 (1.66%) Sitecore
5 44 (1.29%) Google
5 44 (1.29%) SAP
6 42 (1.23%) Sage
7 23 (0.67%) WorldPay
8 21 (0.61%) IBM
9 18 (0.53%) FIS
9 18 (0.53%) VMware
10 17 (0.50%) DevExpress
10 17 (0.50%) HP
11 16 (0.47%) Tableau
12 15 (0.44%) Atlassian
13 12 (0.35%) Facebook
13 12 (0.35%) TOWER Software
14 10 (0.29%) ATG
14 10 (0.29%) Solace
15 9 (0.26%) UiPath