Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 85 90
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 5,384 5,623 5,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.33% 3.37% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.16% 8.26% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,816 5,093 5,363
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.93%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.56% - +5.88%

.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 66,015 68,066 74,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.80% 40.73% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55,348 57,375 65,390
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 1,681 £57,500 +4.55% 183
South East -3 1,246 £45,000 - 156
North of England -1 1,000 £42,500 +6.25% 187
Midlands -7 540 £42,500 - 96
North West -6 507 £42,500 +6.25% 100
South West +4 500 £42,029 +3.78% 77
East of England -2 411 £47,500 +5.56% 65
Yorkshire -1 357 £43,146 +13.54% 69
East Midlands +17 287 £40,000 -11.11% 57
West Midlands -34 253 £42,500 - 39
North East -1 136 £45,000 +18.42% 18
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5,384 (100.00%) .NET
2 4,896 (90.94%) C#
3 3,540 (65.75%) ASP.NET
4 3,448 (64.04%) MVC
5 3,408 (63.30%) SQL Server
6 3,007 (55.85%) JavaScript
7 2,886 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
8 2,772 (51.49%) Entity Framework
9 2,427 (45.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2,333 (43.33%) SQL
11 2,309 (42.89%) HTML
12 2,027 (37.65%) CSS
13 1,978 (36.74%) AngularJS
14 1,921 (35.68%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,858 (34.51%) Microsoft
16 1,737 (32.26%) TDD
17 1,469 (27.28%) WCF
18 1,395 (25.91%) jQuery
19 1,241 (23.05%) Microsoft Azure
20 1,115 (20.71%) Git (software)
21 1,088 (20.21%) Finance
22 1,009 (18.74%) BDD
23 1,008 (18.72%) RESTful
24 975 (18.11%) Web Services
25 966 (17.94%) Scrum
26 844 (15.68%) HTML5
27 829 (15.40%) Web Application Development
28 781 (14.51%) T-SQL
29 768 (14.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
30 764 (14.19%) Windows

.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
1 322 (5.98%) IIS
2 309 (5.74%) SharePoint
3 219 (4.07%) CMS
4 167 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
5 118 (2.19%) Umbraco
6 108 (2.01%) Confluence
7 91 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 83 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
9 80 (1.49%) NServiceBus
10 42 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
11 36 (0.67%) Apache
12 31 (0.58%) Apache Pig
13 30 (0.56%) EPiServer
13 30 (0.56%) WebSphere
14 27 (0.50%) Apache Spark
15 24 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 24 (0.45%) Sitefinity
16 21 (0.39%) Drupal
16 21 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
17 19 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.074%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.019%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 112 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.41%) Elite 3E
3 21 (0.39%) Markit EDM
3 21 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (0.28%) Workfront
5 5 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.074%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.056%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.037%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.037%) Endur
8 2 (0.037%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.019%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.019%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.019%) SunGard GMI
9 1 (0.019%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,241 (23.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 508 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
3 196 (3.64%) SaaS
4 99 (1.84%) GitHub
5 95 (1.76%) PaaS
6 93 (1.73%) Office 365
7 79 (1.47%) IaaS
8 68 (1.26%) Serverless
9 59 (1.10%) npm
10 38 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
11 32 (0.59%) OpenShift
12 31 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
13 26 (0.48%) NuGet
14 25 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
15 20 (0.37%) Yarn
16 18 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
17 16 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
18 14 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 14 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
18 14 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.14%) HTTP
2 110 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 88 (1.63%) Internet
4 76 (1.41%) Firewall
5 60 (1.11%) SSL
6 49 (0.91%) DNS
7 35 (0.65%) Intranet
8 27 (0.50%) VPN
9 15 (0.28%) SMS
9 15 (0.28%) Wireshark
10 14 (0.26%) Broadband
11 13 (0.24%) Software-Defined Networking
12 12 (0.22%) FTP
13 11 (0.20%) SMTP
14 10 (0.19%) HTTPS
15 9 (0.17%) Bluetooth
15 9 (0.17%) DHCP
15 9 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (0.15%) Ethernet
16 8 (0.15%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,408 (63.30%) SQL Server
2 724 (13.45%) NoSQL
3 693 (12.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 467 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 354 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 313 (5.81%) Relational Database
7 296 (5.50%) MongoDB
8 182 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 176 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 171 (3.18%) MySQL
11 161 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 132 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
13 131 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
14 127 (2.36%) RavenDB
15 115 (2.14%) RDBMS
16 108 (2.01%) Big Data
17 92 (1.71%) Power BI
18 69 (1.28%) Cosmos DB
19 64 (1.19%) Oracle Database
20 62 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1,115 (20.71%) Git (software)
2 747 (13.87%) Visual Studio
3 670 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 329 (6.11%) NUnit
5 321 (5.96%) JIRA
6 312 (5.79%) TeamCity
7 221 (4.10%) Octopus Deploy
8 188 (3.49%) Selenium
9 162 (3.01%) Visual Studio Team System
10 134 (2.49%) Subversion
11 133 (2.47%) Jenkins
12 105 (1.95%) SpecFlow
13 101 (1.88%) Bitbucket
14 100 (1.86%) Jasmine
15 87 (1.62%) Moq
16 86 (1.60%) gulp
17 80 (1.49%) ReSharper
18 64 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
19 61 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 58 (1.08%) MSTest
General
1 1,088 (20.21%) Finance
2 327 (6.07%) Banking
3 250 (4.64%) Retail
4 236 (4.38%) Games
5 189 (3.51%) Marketing
6 129 (2.40%) Investment Banking
7 106 (1.97%) Advertising
8 89 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 69 (1.28%) Automotive
10 63 (1.17%) Legal
11 62 (1.15%) Back Office
12 52 (0.97%) Music Industry
13 50 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 34 (0.63%) Front Office
15 30 (0.56%) Law
16 20 (0.37%) Publishing
17 19 (0.35%) Telecoms
18 17 (0.32%) Electronics
19 15 (0.28%) Military
19 15 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,561 (84.71%) Developer
2 2,921 (54.25%) .NET Developer
3 1,979 (36.76%) C# Developer
4 1,413 (26.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 760 (14.12%) Software Developer
6 759 (14.10%) ASP.NET Developer
7 748 (13.89%) Senior Developer
8 693 (12.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 655 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 468 (8.69%) .NET Software Developer
11 422 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
12 415 (7.71%) Senior .NET Developer
13 352 (6.54%) SQL Developer
14 345 (6.41%) Software Engineer
15 317 (5.89%) Full Stack Developer
16 291 (5.40%) Junior
17 261 (4.85%) Junior Developer
18 255 (4.74%) Senior C# Developer
19 244 (4.53%) Web Developer
20 230 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,384 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,540 (65.75%) ASP.NET
3 2,772 (51.49%) Entity Framework
4 2,427 (45.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2,309 (42.89%) HTML
6 2,027 (37.65%) CSS
7 1,978 (36.74%) AngularJS
8 1,921 (35.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1,469 (27.28%) WCF
10 1,395 (25.91%) jQuery
11 1,008 (18.72%) RESTful
12 975 (18.11%) Web Services
13 844 (15.68%) HTML5
14 768 (14.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 738 (13.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 694 (12.89%) Node.js
17 641 (11.91%) WPF
18 519 (9.64%) Code First Entity Framework
19 495 (9.19%) XML
20 492 (9.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 413 (7.67%) Greenfield Project
2 337 (6.26%) Enterprise Software
3 328 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 324 (6.02%) Fintech
5 312 (5.79%) Computer Science
6 273 (5.07%) User Experience
7 249 (4.62%) Mobile App
8 153 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
9 140 (2.60%) Management Information System
10 72 (1.34%) Algorithms
11 59 (1.10%) Tandem
12 55 (1.02%) Equities
13 54 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 50 (0.93%) Hedge funds
15 47 (0.87%) Client/Server
16 44 (0.82%) Fixed Income
16 44 (0.82%) Social Network
17 41 (0.76%) N-Tier
18 39 (0.72%) Derivative
19 31 (0.58%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 764 (14.19%) Windows
2 176 (3.27%) Android
3 161 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 133 (2.47%) Linux
5 121 (2.25%) Windows Server
6 44 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 19 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.30%) Unix
10 15 (0.28%) CentOS
11 14 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.20%) Nucleus RTOS
12 11 (0.20%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.093%) MVS
13 5 (0.093%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.093%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.074%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.056%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 2 (0.037%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,448 (64.04%) MVC
2 2,886 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
3 1,737 (32.26%) TDD
4 1,009 (18.74%) BDD
5 966 (17.94%) Scrum
6 829 (15.40%) Web Application Development
7 732 (13.60%) Software Engineering
8 729 (13.54%) Unit Testing
9 717 (13.32%) Web Development
10 708 (13.15%) OO
11 599 (11.13%) SDLC
12 580 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
13 575 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
14 515 (9.57%) Test Automation
15 481 (8.93%) SOLID
16 375 (6.97%) DevOps
17 359 (6.67%) Microservices
18 350 (6.50%) Kanban
19 344 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
20 330 (6.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4,896 (90.94%) C#
2 3,007 (55.85%) JavaScript
3 2,333 (43.33%) SQL
4 781 (14.51%) T-SQL
5 585 (10.87%) Ruby
6 360 (6.69%) Java
7 333 (6.18%) TypeScript
8 297 (5.52%) VB.NET
9 275 (5.11%) PowerShell
10 200 (3.71%) Python
11 163 (3.03%) C++
12 134 (2.49%) VB
13 131 (2.43%) PHP
14 124 (2.30%) C
15 85 (1.58%) F#
15 85 (1.58%) VBA
16 62 (1.15%) PL/SQL
17 60 (1.11%) XAML
18 48 (0.89%) Scala
19 43 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 476 (8.84%) Degree
2 166 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 153 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 132 (2.45%) Security Cleared
5 68 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 48 (0.89%) MCSE
7 42 (0.78%) MCP
8 40 (0.74%) DV Cleared
9 39 (0.72%) CISSP
10 35 (0.65%) MCPD
11 31 (0.58%) CCNA
11 31 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (0.58%) CompTIA Security+
11 31 (0.58%) GIAC
11 31 (0.58%) Linux+ Certification
11 31 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
11 31 (0.58%) SANS
11 31 (0.58%) SSCP
12 28 (0.52%) ISEB
12 28 (0.52%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (3.38%) QA
2 31 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 24 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.39%) SLA
5 17 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 15 (0.28%) GDPR
6 15 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.26%) PMO
8 13 (0.24%) MiFID
9 11 (0.20%) GCP
10 8 (0.15%) GAMP
11 4 (0.074%) EMIR
11 4 (0.074%) FATCA
11 4 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.056%) HL7
13 2 (0.037%) WCAG
14 1 (0.019%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 180 (3.34%) Docker
2 134 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 37 (0.69%) vSphere
4 36 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.24%) Firmware
6 12 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.074%) LXC
11 3 (0.056%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.056%) GridGain
11 3 (0.056%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.019%) Squid
12 1 (0.019%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 70 (1.30%) Kibana
2 54 (1.00%) Kubernetes
3 52 (0.97%) Puppet
4 49 (0.91%) Ansible
5 46 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (0.58%) Salt
7 27 (0.50%) SCCM
8 22 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 22 (0.41%) Terraform
9 17 (0.32%) Automic
9 17 (0.32%) Dollar Universe
9 17 (0.32%) logstash
10 15 (0.28%) Packer
11 14 (0.26%) OPNET
11 14 (0.26%) SCOM
12 9 (0.17%) OpenView
12 9 (0.17%) vCenter Server
13 6 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (0.093%) Single Sign-On
15 4 (0.074%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1,858 (34.51%) Microsoft
2 308 (5.72%) Oracle
3 209 (3.88%) Xamarin
4 164 (3.05%) Google
5 92 (1.71%) Capita
6 71 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 63 (1.17%) Facebook
8 61 (1.13%) SAP
9 37 (0.69%) VMware
10 36 (0.67%) DevExpress
11 34 (0.63%) Twitter
12 32 (0.59%) Remedy
13 30 (0.56%) WorldPay
14 29 (0.54%) Atlassian
15 25 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
16 24 (0.45%) Telerik
17 18 (0.33%) Nintex
18 17 (0.32%) Intapp
18 17 (0.32%) New Relic
18 17 (0.32%) SolarWinds