Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 101 97
Rank change year-on-year -32 -4 -10
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3,324 4,841 5,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.63% 3.15% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 7.85% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,853 4,247 4,708
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

.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 47,306 61,696 66,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.41% 40.17% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39,342 51,399 55,037
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 £31,250 £29,825
90th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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 -42 1,091 £60,000 - 159
South East -18 817 £50,000 +11.11% 193
North of England -37 532 £47,500 +10.09% 167
Midlands -3 394 £45,000 +12.50% 117
South West +7 346 £45,000 +9.72% 97
North West -21 310 £47,500 +11.76% 83
West Midlands +27 208 £45,000 +8.43% 66
Yorkshire -56 190 £47,500 +6.74% 60
East Midlands -20 186 £45,000 +12.50% 49
East of England -40 142 £50,000 +5.26% 52
North East -26 32 £42,500 -5.56% 24
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 3,324 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,024 (90.97%) C#
3 1,843 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1,824 (54.87%) SQL Server
5 1,805 (54.30%) MVC
6 1,783 (53.64%) ASP.NET
7 1,760 (52.95%) JavaScript
8 1,463 (44.01%) Entity Framework
9 1,345 (40.46%) SQL
10 1,235 (37.15%) Azure
11 1,210 (36.40%) HTML
12 1,170 (35.20%) Microsoft
13 1,165 (35.05%) CSS
14 1,087 (32.70%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,068 (32.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 990 (29.78%) AngularJS
17 872 (26.23%) TDD
18 790 (23.77%) Scrum
19 729 (21.93%) .NET Core
20 659 (19.83%) Git (software)
21 652 (19.61%) DevOps
22 633 (19.04%) jQuery
23 618 (18.59%) WCF
24 554 (16.67%) Finance
24 554 (16.67%) Web Services
25 525 (15.79%) React
26 507 (15.25%) RESTful
27 505 (15.19%) Software Engineering
28 504 (15.16%) T-SQL
29 503 (15.13%) Visual Studio

.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
1 128 (3.85%) IIS
2 119 (3.58%) CMS
3 117 (3.52%) SharePoint
4 70 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
5 63 (1.90%) Confluence
6 46 (1.38%) Umbraco
7 38 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
8 31 (0.93%) NServiceBus
9 26 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
9 26 (0.78%) EPiServer
10 14 (0.42%) Drupal
11 13 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.33%) WordPress
13 9 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.21%) Apache
15 6 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.18%) SugarCRM
16 5 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.12%) DNN
17 4 (0.12%) Kentico
Applications
1 26 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.30%) EngageOne
3 10 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 73 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.81%) WebTrends
3 10 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.12%) GoldMine
5 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.060%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.060%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.060%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.060%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.060%) Sonata
6 2 (0.060%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.030%) Endur
7 1 (0.030%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1,235 (37.15%) Azure
2 461 (13.87%) AWS
3 154 (4.63%) SaaS
4 87 (2.62%) Serverless
5 55 (1.65%) PaaS
6 53 (1.59%) GCP
7 52 (1.56%) GitHub
8 40 (1.20%) Power Platform
9 38 (1.14%) npm
10 32 (0.96%) Azure Functions
11 31 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
11 31 (0.93%) Office 365
12 28 (0.84%) NuGet
13 27 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
14 22 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
15 18 (0.54%) IaaS
15 18 (0.54%) PowerApps
16 16 (0.48%) Trello
17 14 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
18 12 (0.36%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.23%) Internet
2 23 (0.69%) HTTP
3 8 (0.24%) FTP
3 8 (0.24%) Intranet
3 8 (0.24%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.21%) Ethernet
5 6 (0.18%) SMTP
6 5 (0.15%) DNS
6 5 (0.15%) Firewall
7 4 (0.12%) Broadband
7 4 (0.12%) LLU
8 2 (0.060%) Extranet
8 2 (0.060%) Modbus
8 2 (0.060%) Network Security
9 1 (0.030%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.030%) DHCP
9 1 (0.030%) IMAP
9 1 (0.030%) RTP
9 1 (0.030%) Skype
9 1 (0.030%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,824 (54.87%) SQL Server
2 319 (9.60%) NoSQL
3 230 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 219 (6.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 138 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 120 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 116 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 103 (3.10%) MySQL
9 90 (2.71%) MongoDB
9 90 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 83 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
11 75 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
12 71 (2.14%) Redis
13 54 (1.62%) RDBMS
14 49 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
15 45 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 42 (1.26%) Cosmos DB
17 40 (1.20%) Big Data
18 33 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
19 29 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 659 (19.83%) Git (software)
2 503 (15.13%) Visual Studio
3 312 (9.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 224 (6.74%) NUnit
5 207 (6.23%) JIRA
6 168 (5.05%) TeamCity
7 136 (4.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 109 (3.28%) Jenkins
9 105 (3.16%) Selenium
10 102 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
11 81 (2.44%) SpecFlow
12 79 (2.38%) Subversion
13 49 (1.47%) MSTest
14 47 (1.41%) StyleCop
15 43 (1.29%) ReSharper
16 42 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 34 (1.02%) webpack
18 33 (0.99%) Bitbucket
18 33 (0.99%) Moq
19 32 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 554 (16.67%) Finance
2 156 (4.69%) Banking
3 122 (3.67%) Retail
4 94 (2.83%) Games
5 76 (2.29%) Marketing
6 47 (1.41%) Public Sector
7 42 (1.26%) Legal
8 37 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 37 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 35 (1.05%) Front Office
9 35 (1.05%) Law
10 30 (0.90%) Advertising
11 27 (0.81%) Aerospace
12 18 (0.54%) Back Office
13 17 (0.51%) Telecoms
14 13 (0.39%) Automotive
15 9 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.27%) Local Government
16 6 (0.18%) Billing
17 5 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2,621 (78.85%) Developer
2 1,426 (42.90%) .NET Developer
3 1,090 (32.79%) C# Developer
4 712 (21.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 585 (17.60%) Software Developer
6 509 (15.31%) Senior Developer
7 297 (8.94%) Software Engineer
8 291 (8.75%) Full Stack Developer
9 290 (8.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 277 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 247 (7.43%) Senior .NET Developer
12 202 (6.08%) C# Software Developer
13 194 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 187 (5.63%) .NET Software Developer
15 183 (5.51%) Senior C# Developer
16 144 (4.33%) Junior
17 137 (4.12%) Lead Developer
18 135 (4.06%) SQL Developer
19 132 (3.97%) Junior Developer
20 117 (3.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,324 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,783 (53.64%) ASP.NET
3 1,463 (44.01%) Entity Framework
4 1,210 (36.40%) HTML
5 1,165 (35.05%) CSS
6 1,087 (32.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1,068 (32.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 990 (29.78%) AngularJS
9 729 (21.93%) .NET Core
10 633 (19.04%) jQuery
11 618 (18.59%) WCF
12 554 (16.67%) Web Services
13 525 (15.79%) React
14 507 (15.25%) RESTful
15 375 (11.28%) HTML5
16 323 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 306 (9.21%) REST
18 302 (9.09%) Node.js
19 283 (8.51%) XML
20 251 (7.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 307 (9.24%) Greenfield Project
2 189 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
3 145 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
4 128 (3.85%) User Experience
5 112 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 98 (2.95%) Mobile App
7 59 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 52 (1.56%) N-Tier
9 49 (1.47%) Client/Server
10 39 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 27 (0.81%) Robotics
12 26 (0.78%) EPoS
12 26 (0.78%) Tandem
13 18 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 16 (0.48%) Anti-Piracy
14 16 (0.48%) BYOD
15 15 (0.45%) Fixed Income
15 15 (0.45%) Xbox
16 14 (0.42%) Data Centre
16 14 (0.42%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 411 (12.36%) Windows
2 72 (2.17%) Android
3 65 (1.96%) Linux
4 58 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 47 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 26 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.57%) Windows 10
9 17 (0.51%) Unix
10 16 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.060%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.060%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.030%) CentOS
15 1 (0.030%) Debian
15 1 (0.030%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.030%) MVS
15 1 (0.030%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,843 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1,805 (54.30%) MVC
3 872 (26.23%) TDD
4 790 (23.77%) Scrum
5 652 (19.61%) DevOps
6 505 (15.19%) Software Engineering
7 447 (13.45%) Unit Testing
8 439 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
9 435 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
10 417 (12.55%) BDD
11 400 (12.03%) Microservices
12 398 (11.97%) Web Development
13 376 (11.31%) Test Automation
14 343 (10.32%) OO
15 331 (9.96%) SOLID
16 268 (8.06%) Web Application Development
17 264 (7.94%) SDLC
18 226 (6.80%) Mentoring
19 212 (6.38%) Computer Science
20 175 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3,024 (90.97%) C#
2 1,760 (52.95%) JavaScript
3 1,345 (40.46%) SQL
4 504 (15.16%) T-SQL
5 269 (8.09%) TypeScript
6 203 (6.11%) VB.NET
7 172 (5.17%) PowerShell
8 164 (4.93%) Ruby
9 121 (3.64%) Java
10 114 (3.43%) Python
11 87 (2.62%) C++
12 71 (2.14%) VB
13 35 (1.05%) ES6
14 31 (0.93%) C
15 28 (0.84%) VBScript
16 21 (0.63%) XPath
17 20 (0.60%) VBA
18 19 (0.57%) PHP
19 16 (0.48%) XAML
20 13 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 382 (11.49%) Degree
2 97 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (0.75%) MCP
4 25 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 21 (0.63%) MCTS
6 18 (0.54%) MCAD
6 18 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.39%) MCPD
8 12 (0.36%) AWS Certification
8 12 (0.36%) Postgraduate
9 11 (0.33%) MCSD
9 11 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (0.30%) DBS Check
10 10 (0.30%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (0.18%) ISEB
13 4 (0.12%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.090%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.090%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (5.75%) QA
2 24 (0.72%) GDPR
3 22 (0.66%) DICOM
4 21 (0.63%) SLA
5 11 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.21%) PMO
8 3 (0.090%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.060%) FINRA
9 2 (0.060%) MiFID
10 1 (0.030%) HL7
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.030%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.030%) WCAG
System Software
1 220 (6.62%) Docker
2 53 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.12%) LXC
5 3 (0.090%) vSphere
6 2 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.060%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.030%) Firmware
7 1 (0.030%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 133 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 29 (0.87%) Terraform
3 19 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
4 16 (0.48%) Puppet
5 14 (0.42%) SCCM
6 13 (0.39%) Ansible
7 11 (0.33%) Kibana
8 9 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.21%) Dollar Universe
9 7 (0.21%) SQL Sentry
10 5 (0.15%) MIIS
11 4 (0.12%) logstash
11 4 (0.12%) SCOM
12 3 (0.090%) Consul
12 3 (0.090%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.090%) HP ALM
12 3 (0.090%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.090%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1,170 (35.20%) Microsoft
2 112 (3.37%) Oracle
3 73 (2.20%) Xamarin
4 57 (1.71%) Google
5 48 (1.44%) Sitecore
6 41 (1.23%) SAP
7 40 (1.20%) Sage
8 23 (0.69%) Nintex
9 22 (0.66%) Atlassian
10 18 (0.54%) DevExpress
11 17 (0.51%) IBM
11 17 (0.51%) Telerik
12 16 (0.48%) UiPath
13 14 (0.42%) VMware
14 13 (0.39%) Apple
14 13 (0.39%) Tableau
15 12 (0.36%) Databricks
15 12 (0.36%) Solace
16 10 (0.30%) Blue Prism
17 7 (0.21%) JD Edwards