Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 81 97
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -14
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 5,778 5,535 5,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.49% 3.46% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.49% 8.55% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5,252 5,110 5,324
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £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 68,079 64,706 74,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.13% 40.42% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 57,758 55,800 65,039
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -1 1,693 £57,500 +4.55% 173
South East +7 1,381 £45,000 - 161
North of England -9 1,075 £42,500 +6.25% 188
Midlands -7 607 £40,000 -5.88% 94
South West +10 590 £40,500 -0.61% 56
North West -7 566 £42,500 +6.25% 104
East of England -23 431 £45,000 +4.65% 65
Yorkshire -8 391 £43,000 +13.16% 61
East Midlands +18 318 £40,000 -5.88% 47
West Midlands -21 289 £40,000 -5.88% 47
North East -5 118 £42,500 +13.33% 23
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 5,778 (100.00%) .NET
2 5,291 (91.57%) C#
3 3,989 (69.04%) ASP.NET
4 3,946 (68.29%) MVC
5 3,699 (64.02%) SQL Server
6 3,331 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3,217 (55.68%) JavaScript
8 3,033 (52.49%) Entity Framework
9 2,724 (47.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2,483 (42.97%) SQL
11 2,406 (41.64%) HTML
12 2,129 (36.85%) CSS
13 2,124 (36.76%) AngularJS
14 2,118 (36.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,931 (33.42%) Microsoft
16 1,885 (32.62%) TDD
17 1,855 (32.10%) WCF
18 1,473 (25.49%) jQuery
19 1,222 (21.15%) Git (software)
20 1,204 (20.84%) RESTful
21 1,202 (20.80%) Finance
22 1,185 (20.51%) BDD
23 1,177 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
24 1,141 (19.75%) Web Application Development
25 1,070 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 1,057 (18.29%) Scrum
27 1,029 (17.81%) Web Services
28 936 (16.20%) Node.js
29 913 (15.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 910 (15.75%) NoSQL

.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
1 362 (6.27%) SharePoint
2 326 (5.64%) IIS
3 238 (4.12%) CMS
4 169 (2.92%) Umbraco
5 155 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
6 137 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 98 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
8 95 (1.64%) NServiceBus
9 67 (1.16%) Confluence
10 61 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
11 60 (1.04%) EPiServer
12 42 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 35 (0.61%) Apache
13 35 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 34 (0.59%) Sitefinity
15 30 (0.52%) WebSphere
16 26 (0.45%) JBoss
17 20 (0.35%) Apache Solr
18 18 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
18 18 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 69 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 19 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
5 17 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.14%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.052%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.035%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.035%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.035%) Revit
Business Applications
1 170 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.43%) Elite 3E
2 25 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.28%) Workfront
4 13 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.12%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.069%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.052%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.052%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.035%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.035%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.035%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.017%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.017%) Maximo
9 1 (0.017%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 1,177 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 437 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
3 127 (2.20%) Office 365
3 127 (2.20%) SaaS
4 115 (1.99%) PaaS
5 96 (1.66%) GitHub
6 85 (1.47%) IaaS
7 70 (1.21%) npm
8 54 (0.93%) Serverless
9 44 (0.76%) OpenShift
10 36 (0.62%) Yarn
11 27 (0.47%) NuGet
12 25 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
13 24 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
14 22 (0.38%) Yammer
15 20 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
16 19 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
17 18 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
18 14 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
19 8 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 89 (1.54%) Internet
2 72 (1.25%) HTTP
3 68 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 66 (1.14%) Intranet
5 46 (0.80%) Firewall
6 31 (0.54%) DNS
7 23 (0.40%) SSL
8 22 (0.38%) VPN
9 21 (0.36%) Wireshark
10 18 (0.31%) Hyperconnected
11 17 (0.29%) AMQP
11 17 (0.29%) Broadband
11 17 (0.29%) HTTPS
12 13 (0.22%) SMS
13 8 (0.14%) DHCP
13 8 (0.14%) Extranet
14 7 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
15 5 (0.087%) FTP
15 5 (0.087%) LAN
15 5 (0.087%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,699 (64.02%) SQL Server
2 910 (15.75%) NoSQL
3 781 (13.52%) SQL Server 2016
4 388 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 316 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 289 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 280 (4.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 267 (4.62%) Relational Database
9 195 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 189 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 155 (2.68%) RavenDB
12 148 (2.56%) MySQL
13 91 (1.57%) RDBMS
14 84 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
15 77 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 71 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
17 65 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
18 64 (1.11%) Oracle Database
18 64 (1.11%) Power BI
19 62 (1.07%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1,222 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 800 (13.85%) Visual Studio
3 660 (11.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 318 (5.50%) NUnit
5 226 (3.91%) JIRA
6 221 (3.82%) TeamCity
7 194 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 192 (3.32%) Subversion
9 171 (2.96%) Jenkins
10 139 (2.41%) Visual Studio Team System
11 136 (2.35%) Moq
12 126 (2.18%) Selenium
13 106 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
14 104 (1.80%) MSTest
15 85 (1.47%) SpecFlow
16 84 (1.45%) Jasmine
17 80 (1.38%) gulp
18 75 (1.30%) Bitbucket
19 72 (1.25%) ReSharper
20 58 (1.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1,202 (20.80%) Finance
2 327 (5.66%) Banking
3 278 (4.81%) Games
4 231 (4.00%) Retail
5 196 (3.39%) Marketing
6 191 (3.31%) Advertising
7 136 (2.35%) Investment Banking
8 99 (1.71%) Music Industry
9 80 (1.38%) Back Office
10 77 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 68 (1.18%) Law
12 62 (1.07%) Legal
13 50 (0.87%) Front Office
14 32 (0.55%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.52%) Automotive
15 30 (0.52%) Electronics
16 29 (0.50%) Publishing
17 19 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.33%) Telecoms
18 10 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4,971 (86.03%) Developer
2 3,350 (57.98%) .NET Developer
3 1,959 (33.90%) C# Developer
4 1,438 (24.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 861 (14.90%) Software Developer
6 807 (13.97%) Senior Developer
7 793 (13.72%) ASP.NET Developer
8 720 (12.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 689 (11.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 522 (9.03%) .NET Software Developer
11 495 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
12 479 (8.29%) Senior .NET Developer
13 357 (6.18%) SQL Developer
14 329 (5.69%) Software Engineer
15 312 (5.40%) Junior
16 275 (4.76%) Junior Developer
17 270 (4.67%) Senior C# Developer
18 263 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
19 262 (4.53%) Web Developer
20 259 (4.48%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,778 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,989 (69.04%) ASP.NET
3 3,033 (52.49%) Entity Framework
4 2,724 (47.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2,406 (41.64%) HTML
6 2,129 (36.85%) CSS
7 2,124 (36.76%) AngularJS
8 2,118 (36.66%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1,855 (32.10%) WCF
10 1,473 (25.49%) jQuery
11 1,204 (20.84%) RESTful
12 1,070 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 1,029 (17.81%) Web Services
14 936 (16.20%) Node.js
15 913 (15.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 822 (14.23%) HTML5
17 724 (12.53%) Code First Entity Framework
18 648 (11.21%) WPF
19 566 (9.80%) XML
20 562 (9.73%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 421 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
2 405 (7.01%) Greenfield Project
3 401 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 365 (6.32%) Fintech
5 327 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 239 (4.14%) User Experience
7 181 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
8 180 (3.12%) Mobile App
9 166 (2.87%) Management Information System
10 99 (1.71%) Client/Server
11 72 (1.25%) Tandem
12 70 (1.21%) Social Network
13 58 (1.00%) Algorithms
14 50 (0.87%) Hedge funds
15 45 (0.78%) N-Tier
15 45 (0.78%) Online Games
16 44 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 44 (0.76%) Private Cloud
17 31 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 28 (0.48%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 759 (13.14%) Windows
2 163 (2.82%) Android
3 138 (2.39%) Apple iOS
4 123 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 118 (2.04%) Linux
6 26 (0.45%) Unix
7 17 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 16 (0.28%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.26%) Nucleus RTOS
9 15 (0.26%) Windows Phone
10 13 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (0.21%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.10%) CentOS
14 6 (0.10%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.069%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 3 (0.052%) MVS
17 2 (0.035%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,946 (68.29%) MVC
2 3,331 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
3 1,885 (32.62%) TDD
4 1,185 (20.51%) BDD
5 1,141 (19.75%) Web Application Development
6 1,057 (18.29%) Scrum
7 833 (14.42%) Web Development
8 780 (13.50%) Software Engineering
9 752 (13.01%) OO
10 681 (11.79%) SDLC
11 669 (11.58%) Unit Testing
12 550 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
13 533 (9.22%) Problem-Solving
14 480 (8.31%) Test Automation
15 433 (7.49%) SOLID
16 418 (7.23%) OOP
17 343 (5.94%) DevOps
18 311 (5.38%) SOA
19 295 (5.11%) Microservices
20 279 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5,291 (91.57%) C#
2 3,217 (55.68%) JavaScript
3 2,483 (42.97%) SQL
4 781 (13.52%) Ruby
5 741 (12.82%) T-SQL
6 363 (6.28%) VB.NET
7 327 (5.66%) Java
8 326 (5.64%) TypeScript
9 233 (4.03%) PowerShell
10 193 (3.34%) VB
11 166 (2.87%) Python
12 130 (2.25%) C++
12 130 (2.25%) PHP
13 104 (1.80%) VBA
14 102 (1.77%) C
15 96 (1.66%) PL/SQL
16 61 (1.06%) Scala
17 56 (0.97%) F#
18 53 (0.92%) ES6
18 53 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 567 (9.81%) Degree
2 217 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 176 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 95 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 76 (1.32%) MCP
6 67 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 55 (0.95%) MCSD
8 49 (0.85%) MCPD
9 45 (0.78%) MCAD
10 26 (0.45%) MCSE
11 23 (0.40%) MCSA
12 20 (0.35%) MCTS
13 18 (0.31%) Master's Degree
13 18 (0.31%) PhD
14 16 (0.28%) ISEB
15 15 (0.26%) CISSP
16 14 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (0.19%) ISTQB
18 8 (0.14%) CSSLP
18 8 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (3.53%) QA
2 49 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 29 (0.50%) PMO
4 21 (0.36%) SLA
5 16 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.22%) MiFID
7 9 (0.16%) GAMP
8 7 (0.12%) GDPR
9 5 (0.087%) Actionable Recommendations
9 5 (0.087%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.069%) GCP
10 4 (0.069%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.035%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.017%) DICOM
12 1 (0.017%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.017%) GAAP
12 1 (0.017%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 158 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 128 (2.22%) Docker
3 36 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (0.19%) vSphere
6 8 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.069%) GridGain
10 3 (0.052%) Firmware
11 2 (0.035%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.035%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.017%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.017%) Squid
Systems Management
1 63 (1.09%) Puppet
2 53 (0.92%) Ansible
3 49 (0.85%) Kibana
4 35 (0.61%) SCCM
5 33 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 20 (0.35%) Kubernetes
8 18 (0.31%) OPNET
8 18 (0.31%) SCOM
9 12 (0.21%) vCenter Server
10 9 (0.16%) Automic
10 9 (0.16%) Salt
11 8 (0.14%) logstash
11 8 (0.14%) Terraform
12 7 (0.12%) Dollar Universe
13 6 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.10%) Packer
14 5 (0.087%) OpenView
14 5 (0.087%) Single Sign-On
15 4 (0.069%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1,931 (33.42%) Microsoft
2 342 (5.92%) Oracle
3 182 (3.15%) Xamarin
4 172 (2.98%) Google
5 131 (2.27%) Facebook
6 104 (1.80%) Sitecore
7 100 (1.73%) Capita
8 55 (0.95%) Twitter
9 46 (0.80%) Telerik
10 44 (0.76%) WorldPay
11 40 (0.69%) DevExpress
12 35 (0.61%) VMware
13 30 (0.52%) SAP
14 24 (0.42%) Remedy
15 23 (0.40%) TIBCO
16 22 (0.38%) Alias
17 21 (0.36%) Pega
18 20 (0.35%) SolarWinds
19 19 (0.33%) Atlassian
19 19 (0.33%) IBM