Period
to 18 January 2021

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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 105 105 117
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -26
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 1,682 3,454 4,044
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.98% 2.98% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.93% 7.68% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,639 3,271 3,934
Median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +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 24,265 44,964 55,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.94% 38.77% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20,781 37,550 46,524
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,913
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +5.00%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in England

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in England.

Salary trend for .NET Framework in England

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Framework in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

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 18 January 2021. 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 -2 530 £73,750 +28.26% 113
South East -1 401 £57,500 +15.00% 81
North of England -14 302 £47,500 +5.56% 107
Midlands +21 226 £45,000 - 75
North West +1 186 £50,000 +11.11% 70
South West +9 168 £45,000 +5.88% 54
West Midlands +40 150 £47,500 - 51
Yorkshire -35 86 £45,000 - 28
East Midlands -7 76 £42,500 +4.94% 24
East of England +11 38 £50,000 - 40
North East +19 30 £38,000 -10.59% 9
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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 1,682 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,435 (85.32%) C#
3 975 (57.97%) JavaScript
4 929 (55.23%) .NET Core
5 896 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
6 871 (51.78%) Azure
7 836 (49.70%) SQL Server
8 801 (47.62%) MVC
9 742 (44.11%) SQL
10 692 (41.14%) Entity Framework
11 656 (39.00%) ASP.NET
12 619 (36.80%) CSS
13 595 (35.37%) React
14 552 (32.82%) DevOps
15 534 (31.75%) HTML
16 505 (30.02%) Microservices
17 493 (29.31%) AngularJS
18 454 (26.99%) TDD
19 447 (26.58%) Microsoft
20 446 (26.52%) ASP.NET Web API
21 418 (24.85%) ASP.NET MVC
22 387 (23.01%) Scrum
23 349 (20.75%) Git (software)
23 349 (20.75%) Software Engineering
24 335 (19.92%) jQuery
25 308 (18.31%) Docker
26 307 (18.25%) SOLID
27 284 (16.88%) Test Automation
28 279 (16.59%) AWS
29 264 (15.70%) OO

.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
1 106 (6.30%) NServiceBus
2 102 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 75 (4.46%) IIS
4 72 (4.28%) CMS
5 62 (3.69%) Umbraco
6 31 (1.84%) Confluence
7 28 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (1.55%) Kentico
9 23 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 20 (1.19%) EPiServer
11 19 (1.13%) WordPress
12 8 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.42%) Apache
13 7 (0.42%) Drupal
13 7 (0.42%) nginx
13 7 (0.42%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.24%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.24%) DNN
14 4 (0.24%) JBoss
14 4 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.36%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 61 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.01%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 15 (0.89%) nopCommerce
4 9 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.30%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.18%) Maximo
7 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.059%) Magento
8 1 (0.059%) Odoo
8 1 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 871 (51.78%) Azure
2 279 (16.59%) AWS
3 160 (9.51%) PaaS
4 96 (5.71%) IaaS
5 92 (5.47%) SaaS
6 47 (2.79%) Serverless
7 46 (2.73%) Power Platform
8 45 (2.68%) Dynamics 365
9 42 (2.50%) GCP
10 41 (2.44%) GitHub
11 38 (2.26%) npm
12 36 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
13 20 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
14 17 (1.01%) Azure Functions
15 15 (0.89%) Office 365
16 12 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
16 12 (0.71%) OpenShift
17 10 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
17 10 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
18 8 (0.48%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 113 (6.72%) HTTP
2 81 (4.82%) Skype
3 24 (1.43%) Internet
4 12 (0.71%) AMQP
5 8 (0.48%) Wireless
6 4 (0.24%) DNS
6 4 (0.24%) SSL
7 3 (0.18%) Intranet
8 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.059%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.059%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.059%) RTP
9 1 (0.059%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 836 (49.70%) SQL Server
2 197 (11.71%) NoSQL
3 91 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 75 (4.46%) Redis
5 67 (3.98%) MongoDB
6 38 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (2.14%) MySQL
7 36 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
9 26 (1.55%) Power BI
10 24 (1.43%) Cosmos DB
10 24 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
12 13 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 11 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
14 10 (0.59%) Big Data
14 10 (0.59%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 349 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 158 (9.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 136 (8.09%) Octopus Deploy
4 134 (7.97%) TeamCity
5 118 (7.02%) Selenium
6 107 (6.36%) Visual Studio
7 101 (6.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 100 (5.95%) GitLab
9 95 (5.65%) NUnit
10 68 (4.04%) JIRA
10 68 (4.04%) SpecFlow
11 46 (2.73%) Bitbucket
11 46 (2.73%) Jenkins
12 40 (2.38%) Cypress.io
13 38 (2.26%) MSTest
14 37 (2.20%) webpack
15 34 (2.02%) Grunt
16 31 (1.84%) Storybook
17 26 (1.55%) Moq
18 25 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 240 (14.27%) Finance
2 55 (3.27%) Back Office
3 41 (2.44%) Public Sector
4 37 (2.20%) Retail
5 30 (1.78%) Games
6 22 (1.31%) Front Office
7 21 (1.25%) Marketing
8 20 (1.19%) Banking
8 20 (1.19%) Law
9 15 (0.89%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.59%) Legal
10 10 (0.59%) Local Government
10 10 (0.59%) Publishing
11 9 (0.54%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.54%) Automotive
11 9 (0.54%) Digital Economy
11 9 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.42%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.42%) Police
13 5 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,278 (75.98%) Developer
2 674 (40.07%) .NET Developer
3 468 (27.82%) C# Developer
4 359 (21.34%) Senior Developer
5 308 (18.31%) Software Developer
6 295 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 195 (11.59%) Software Engineer
8 193 (11.47%) Full Stack Developer
9 188 (11.18%) Senior .NET Developer
10 125 (7.43%) C# Software Developer
11 106 (6.30%) Senior C# Developer
12 104 (6.18%) Azure Developer
13 102 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
14 88 (5.23%) SQL Developer
15 81 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 77 (4.58%) .NET Software Engineer
16 77 (4.58%) Architect
17 75 (4.46%) Senior Software Engineer
18 74 (4.40%) Lead Developer
19 61 (3.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,682 (100.00%) .NET
2 929 (55.23%) .NET Core
3 692 (41.14%) Entity Framework
4 656 (39.00%) ASP.NET
5 619 (36.80%) CSS
6 595 (35.37%) React
7 534 (31.75%) HTML
8 493 (29.31%) AngularJS
9 446 (26.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 418 (24.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 335 (19.92%) jQuery
12 257 (15.28%) REST
13 246 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 246 (14.63%) Web Services
14 187 (11.12%) Node.js
15 185 (11.00%) Vue.js
16 176 (10.46%) ASP.NET Core
17 150 (8.92%) HTML5
18 140 (8.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 136 (8.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 128 (7.61%) Greenfield Project
2 105 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (4.99%) N-Tier
4 59 (3.51%) User Experience
5 53 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 49 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 41 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
8 36 (2.14%) Reinsurance
9 22 (1.31%) Algorithms
9 22 (1.31%) Cloud Native
10 20 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 19 (1.13%) Replication
12 18 (1.07%) NHS
13 17 (1.01%) LIMS
14 13 (0.77%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.65%) Fixed Income
16 10 (0.59%) Hedge funds
17 9 (0.54%) Renewable Energy
17 9 (0.54%) RIA
18 8 (0.48%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 133 (7.91%) Windows
2 36 (2.14%) Windows Server
3 34 (2.02%) Android
4 25 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 17 (1.01%) Linux
6 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.059%) AIX
7 1 (0.059%) Unix
7 1 (0.059%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 896 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 801 (47.62%) MVC
3 552 (32.82%) DevOps
4 505 (30.02%) Microservices
5 454 (26.99%) TDD
6 387 (23.01%) Scrum
7 349 (20.75%) Software Engineering
8 307 (18.25%) SOLID
9 284 (16.88%) Test Automation
10 264 (15.70%) OO
11 215 (12.78%) Web Development
12 213 (12.66%) Mentoring
13 209 (12.43%) Unit Testing
14 200 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
15 145 (8.62%) SOA
16 135 (8.03%) BDD
17 132 (7.85%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
18 129 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
19 117 (6.96%) SDLC
20 105 (6.24%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,435 (85.32%) C#
2 975 (57.97%) JavaScript
3 742 (44.11%) SQL
4 264 (15.70%) TypeScript
5 203 (12.07%) T-SQL
6 159 (9.45%) Python
7 133 (7.91%) Java
8 109 (6.48%) Go
9 93 (5.53%) PowerShell
10 71 (4.22%) C++
11 46 (2.73%) VB.NET
12 33 (1.96%) VB
13 18 (1.07%) Perl
14 16 (0.95%) C
15 13 (0.77%) PHP
16 12 (0.71%) Ruby
16 12 (0.71%) XAML
17 11 (0.65%) R
18 8 (0.48%) Kotlin
19 6 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 202 (12.01%) Degree
2 55 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 32 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.71%) CISM
5 12 (0.71%) CISSP
5 12 (0.71%) CSSLP
6 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.36%) HNC
9 5 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.18%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.18%) MCPD
11 1 (0.059%) CIW
11 1 (0.059%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.059%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.059%) HND
11 1 (0.059%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.059%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.16%) QA
2 14 (0.83%) WAI
3 11 (0.65%) NIST
4 9 (0.54%) GDPR
5 7 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 308 (18.31%) Docker
2 6 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.12%) Firmware
3 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 167 (9.93%) Kubernetes
2 82 (4.88%) Terraform
3 29 (1.72%) Ansible
4 28 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (1.49%) MIIS
6 18 (1.07%) Puppet
7 7 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.24%) Grafana
9 3 (0.18%) Istio
10 1 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.059%) Nagios
10 1 (0.059%) OpenView
10 1 (0.059%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.059%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 447 (26.58%) Microsoft
2 55 (3.27%) Nintex
3 50 (2.97%) Oracle
4 49 (2.91%) Google
5 36 (2.14%) Xamarin
6 26 (1.55%) Sitecore
7 25 (1.49%) VMware
8 17 (1.01%) Sparx
9 15 (0.89%) Atlassian
10 11 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 9 (0.54%) MuleSoft
11 9 (0.54%) Splunk
11 9 (0.54%) Telerik
12 8 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.48%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.36%) Cadence
13 6 (0.36%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.36%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.30%) Databricks
14 5 (0.30%) Xceptor