Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 95 88
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 5,090 5,496 5,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.26% 3.30% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.05% 8.15% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4,487 4,915 5,356
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,500 £28,375
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

.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 63,250 67,436 71,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.50% 40.48% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52,771 56,209 62,991
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

.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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 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
London +14 1,687 £57,500 +4.55% 217
South East -6 1,178 £45,000 - 182
North of England +1 913 £43,146 +7.87% 219
Midlands -7 519 £42,000 -1.18% 126
North West -14 436 £42,500 - 110
South West 0 400 £40,000 -3.61% 74
East of England -5 384 £47,000 -1.05% 62
Yorkshire +16 361 £44,500 +11.25% 96
East Midlands +17 297 £40,250 -5.29% 65
West Midlands -27 222 £42,500 +6.25% 61
North East +5 116 £45,000 +12.50% 13
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 5,090 (100.00%) .NET
2 4,629 (90.94%) C#
3 3,224 (63.34%) ASP.NET
4 3,155 (61.98%) SQL Server
5 3,118 (61.26%) MVC
6 2,858 (56.15%) JavaScript
7 2,666 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2,500 (49.12%) Entity Framework
9 2,204 (43.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2,177 (42.77%) HTML
11 2,162 (42.48%) SQL
12 1,928 (37.88%) CSS
13 1,858 (36.50%) Microsoft
14 1,797 (35.30%) AngularJS
15 1,732 (34.03%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1,533 (30.12%) TDD
17 1,316 (25.85%) jQuery
18 1,256 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
19 1,250 (24.56%) WCF
20 993 (19.51%) Git (software)
21 992 (19.49%) Finance
22 950 (18.66%) Web Services
23 948 (18.62%) Scrum
24 885 (17.39%) BDD
25 806 (15.83%) RESTful
26 794 (15.60%) HTML5
27 777 (15.27%) T-SQL
28 754 (14.81%) Windows
29 722 (14.18%) Software Engineering
30 704 (13.83%) Team Foundation Server

.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
1 314 (6.17%) IIS
2 299 (5.87%) SharePoint
3 211 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
4 202 (3.97%) CMS
5 107 (2.10%) Confluence
6 94 (1.85%) Umbraco
7 92 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 61 (1.20%) NServiceBus
9 45 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 43 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
11 41 (0.81%) Apache Pig
12 35 (0.69%) Apache Spark
13 32 (0.63%) Apache
14 28 (0.55%) Drupal
15 26 (0.51%) Tomcat
16 22 (0.43%) Sitefinity
17 18 (0.35%) EPiServer
18 17 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 17 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
19 15 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 7 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.020%) Maya
8 1 (0.020%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 97 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.43%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.14%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.098%) Actimize
5 5 (0.098%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.079%) Scribe Insight
7 3 (0.059%) Workfront
8 2 (0.039%) Endur
8 2 (0.039%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.039%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.020%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.020%) Misys Midas
9 1 (0.020%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.020%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.020%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.020%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.020%) SunGard GMI
9 1 (0.020%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,256 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 491 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
3 221 (4.34%) SaaS
4 91 (1.79%) GitHub
5 82 (1.61%) PaaS
6 77 (1.51%) Serverless
7 67 (1.32%) IaaS
8 66 (1.30%) Office 365
9 51 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
10 43 (0.84%) npm
11 40 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
12 32 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
13 31 (0.61%) Azure Functions
14 26 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
15 25 (0.49%) NuGet
16 20 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
17 19 (0.37%) Google Analytics
18 18 (0.35%) OpenShift
19 17 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 17 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 119 (2.34%) HTTP
2 110 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 99 (1.94%) Internet
4 84 (1.65%) Firewall
5 68 (1.34%) SSL
6 50 (0.98%) DNS
7 26 (0.51%) VPN
8 24 (0.47%) Intranet
9 20 (0.39%) Software-Defined Networking
10 16 (0.31%) SMTP
11 14 (0.28%) SMS
12 11 (0.22%) FTP
13 10 (0.20%) Bluetooth
13 10 (0.20%) IMAP
13 10 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (0.18%) DHCP
15 8 (0.16%) Broadband
15 8 (0.16%) Ethernet
15 8 (0.16%) RS-232
16 7 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,155 (61.98%) SQL Server
2 604 (11.87%) NoSQL
3 591 (11.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 420 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 336 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 312 (6.13%) Relational Database
7 295 (5.80%) MongoDB
8 181 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 166 (3.26%) MySQL
9 166 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 160 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 136 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
12 130 (2.55%) Big Data
13 113 (2.22%) RDBMS
13 113 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
14 104 (2.04%) RavenDB
15 80 (1.57%) Hadoop
16 73 (1.43%) Power BI
17 69 (1.36%) Oracle Database
18 60 (1.18%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 993 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 704 (13.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 697 (13.69%) Visual Studio
4 337 (6.62%) TeamCity
5 327 (6.42%) JIRA
6 308 (6.05%) NUnit
7 241 (4.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 220 (4.32%) Selenium
9 169 (3.32%) Visual Studio Team System
10 129 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 110 (2.16%) SpecFlow
12 109 (2.14%) Subversion
13 99 (1.94%) Bitbucket
14 96 (1.89%) Jasmine
15 81 (1.59%) gulp
16 71 (1.39%) ReSharper
17 69 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 69 (1.36%) Moq
18 56 (1.10%) StyleCop
19 54 (1.06%) Cucumber
General
1 992 (19.49%) Finance
2 296 (5.82%) Banking
3 241 (4.73%) Retail
4 200 (3.93%) Games
5 160 (3.14%) Marketing
6 103 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 78 (1.53%) Automotive
8 76 (1.49%) Manufacturing
9 66 (1.30%) Advertising
10 61 (1.20%) Legal
11 44 (0.86%) Back Office
12 43 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 40 (0.79%) Music Industry
14 25 (0.49%) Telecoms
15 23 (0.45%) Law
16 22 (0.43%) Front Office
17 17 (0.33%) Electronics
18 15 (0.29%) Military
19 14 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
20 12 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4,170 (81.93%) Developer
2 2,615 (51.38%) .NET Developer
3 1,868 (36.70%) C# Developer
4 1,327 (26.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 766 (15.05%) Software Developer
6 685 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
7 673 (13.22%) Senior Developer
8 628 (12.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 554 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 425 (8.35%) .NET Software Developer
11 393 (7.72%) C# Software Developer
12 375 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
13 355 (6.97%) Software Engineer
14 328 (6.44%) SQL Developer
15 300 (5.89%) Full Stack Developer
16 267 (5.25%) Junior
17 242 (4.75%) Lead Developer
18 238 (4.68%) Junior Developer
19 220 (4.32%) Senior C# Developer
20 209 (4.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,090 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,224 (63.34%) ASP.NET
3 2,500 (49.12%) Entity Framework
4 2,204 (43.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2,177 (42.77%) HTML
6 1,928 (37.88%) CSS
7 1,797 (35.30%) AngularJS
8 1,732 (34.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1,316 (25.85%) jQuery
10 1,250 (24.56%) WCF
11 950 (18.66%) Web Services
12 806 (15.83%) RESTful
13 794 (15.60%) HTML5
14 656 (12.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 588 (11.55%) WPF
16 584 (11.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 574 (11.28%) Node.js
18 508 (9.98%) REST
19 467 (9.17%) LINQ
20 465 (9.14%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 433 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
2 305 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 302 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 296 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
5 289 (5.68%) Fintech
6 250 (4.91%) Mobile App
7 249 (4.89%) User Experience
8 149 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
9 95 (1.87%) Management Information System
10 73 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 57 (1.12%) Tandem
12 52 (1.02%) N-Tier
13 51 (1.00%) Equities
13 51 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 43 (0.84%) Fixed Income
15 40 (0.79%) Hedge funds
16 36 (0.71%) Derivative
17 34 (0.67%) Client/Server
18 31 (0.61%) Data Centre
19 30 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 754 (14.81%) Windows
2 178 (3.50%) Android
3 173 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 156 (3.06%) Linux
5 104 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 54 (1.06%) Mac OS X
7 20 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 19 (0.37%) CentOS
8 19 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (0.33%) Unix
9 17 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.14%) Nucleus RTOS
11 7 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 7 (0.14%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.12%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.098%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.059%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.059%) MVS
14 3 (0.059%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,118 (61.26%) MVC
2 2,666 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1,533 (30.12%) TDD
4 948 (18.62%) Scrum
5 885 (17.39%) BDD
6 722 (14.18%) Software Engineering
7 684 (13.44%) Web Application Development
8 653 (12.83%) OO
9 650 (12.77%) Unit Testing
10 624 (12.26%) Web Development
11 581 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
12 576 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
13 528 (10.37%) Test Automation
14 458 (9.00%) SDLC
15 442 (8.68%) SOLID
16 435 (8.55%) Microservices
17 373 (7.33%) DevOps
18 339 (6.66%) Kanban
19 328 (6.44%) SOA
20 301 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4,629 (90.94%) C#
2 2,858 (56.15%) JavaScript
3 2,162 (42.48%) SQL
4 777 (15.27%) T-SQL
5 442 (8.68%) Ruby
6 342 (6.72%) Java
7 301 (5.91%) TypeScript
8 292 (5.74%) VB.NET
9 256 (5.03%) PowerShell
10 199 (3.91%) Python
11 175 (3.44%) C++
12 137 (2.69%) C
13 124 (2.44%) PHP
14 117 (2.30%) VB
15 82 (1.61%) F#
16 70 (1.38%) VBA
17 69 (1.36%) PL/SQL
18 53 (1.04%) XAML
19 51 (1.00%) Objective-C
20 50 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 486 (9.55%) Degree
2 160 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 146 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 125 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 79 (1.55%) SC Cleared
6 50 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 45 (0.88%) CISSP
8 44 (0.86%) MCSE
9 40 (0.79%) CCNA
9 40 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
9 40 (0.79%) CompTIA Security+
9 40 (0.79%) GIAC
9 40 (0.79%) Linux+ Certification
9 40 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
9 40 (0.79%) SANS
9 40 (0.79%) SSCP
10 36 (0.71%) ISEB
10 36 (0.71%) MCPD
11 30 (0.59%) Master's Degree
12 20 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (4.18%) QA
2 27 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.31%) MiFID
5 15 (0.29%) GDPR
6 14 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.22%) GCP
8 9 (0.18%) SLA
9 7 (0.14%) PMO
10 4 (0.079%) EMIR
10 4 (0.079%) FATCA
10 4 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.059%) HL7
11 3 (0.059%) WCAG
12 1 (0.020%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.020%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 190 (3.73%) Docker
2 87 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 46 (0.90%) vSphere
4 26 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 17 (0.33%) Firmware
7 13 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.079%) LXC
10 3 (0.059%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.020%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.020%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.020%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.020%) Squid
11 1 (0.020%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 78 (1.53%) Kibana
2 64 (1.26%) Kubernetes
3 54 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (0.90%) Ansible
5 45 (0.88%) Puppet
6 41 (0.81%) Salt
7 23 (0.45%) logstash
8 21 (0.41%) Terraform
9 18 (0.35%) Automic
9 18 (0.35%) Dollar Universe
9 18 (0.35%) Packer
10 11 (0.22%) SCCM
10 11 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.12%) HP ALM
11 6 (0.12%) OPNET
11 6 (0.12%) SCOM
12 4 (0.079%) OpenView
12 4 (0.079%) vCenter Server
13 3 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.059%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1,858 (36.50%) Microsoft
2 321 (6.31%) Oracle
3 234 (4.60%) Xamarin
4 176 (3.46%) Google
5 82 (1.61%) Capita
6 69 (1.36%) SAP
7 64 (1.26%) Sitecore
8 45 (0.88%) DevExpress
9 36 (0.71%) VMware
10 34 (0.67%) Facebook
11 33 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (0.59%) Atlassian
12 30 (0.59%) Twitter
13 27 (0.53%) Remedy
14 26 (0.51%) Apple
15 25 (0.49%) Nintex
16 21 (0.41%) New Relic
16 21 (0.41%) Telerik
17 18 (0.35%) IBM
18 16 (0.31%) Sun