Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 137 93
Rank change year-on-year +46 -44 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 1,963 3,431 5,306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.28% 2.60% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.01% 6.90% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,839 3,189 5,121
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

.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 24,520 49,751 64,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.93% 37.70% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20,539 41,369 53,930
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +41 659 £62,500 +4.17% 80
South East +34 458 £50,000 +5.26% 74
North of England +59 334 £50,000 +11.11% 93
Midlands +44 248 £45,000 +5.88% 74
North West +68 209 £50,000 +11.11% 67
South West +16 196 £48,500 +7.78% 37
West Midlands +62 143 £45,000 +3.45% 40
East Midlands +21 105 £43,000 +1.18% 34
Yorkshire +37 95 £50,000 +11.11% 19
East of England +27 60 £40,000 -15.79% 29
North East +20 31 £43,000 -11.34% 7
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 1,963 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,781 (90.73%) C#
3 1,157 (58.94%) JavaScript
4 1,099 (55.99%) Agile Software Development
5 1,090 (55.53%) SQL Server
6 1,016 (51.76%) ASP.NET
7 1,008 (51.35%) MVC
8 948 (48.29%) Azure
9 913 (46.51%) Entity Framework
10 890 (45.34%) .NET Core
11 831 (42.33%) SQL
12 825 (42.03%) AngularJS
13 716 (36.47%) Microsoft
14 700 (35.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 676 (34.44%) HTML
16 667 (33.98%) CSS
17 641 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 600 (30.57%) TDD
19 591 (30.11%) React
20 579 (29.50%) Scrum
21 551 (28.07%) Microservices
22 444 (22.62%) AWS
23 443 (22.57%) DevOps
24 419 (21.34%) TypeScript
25 393 (20.02%) BDD
26 391 (19.92%) Git (software)
27 361 (18.39%) Software Engineering
28 337 (17.17%) Node.js
29 336 (17.12%) Vue.js
30 333 (16.96%) Finance

.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
1 236 (12.02%) Elasticsearch
2 89 (4.53%) IIS
3 87 (4.43%) CMS
4 56 (2.85%) NServiceBus
4 56 (2.85%) SharePoint
5 47 (2.39%) Umbraco
6 46 (2.34%) EPiServer
7 38 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
8 35 (1.78%) Confluence
9 22 (1.12%) DNN
10 21 (1.07%) Kentico
10 21 (1.07%) Sitefinity
11 17 (0.87%) Immediacy CMS
12 11 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.41%) JBoss
13 8 (0.41%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.36%) NetWeaver
14 7 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.25%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.051%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.25%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.15%) Magento
5 3 (0.15%) Maximo
5 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.051%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.051%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 948 (48.29%) Azure
2 444 (22.62%) AWS
3 103 (5.25%) SaaS
4 68 (3.46%) Serverless
5 63 (3.21%) GCP
6 50 (2.55%) GitHub
7 42 (2.14%) Power Platform
8 34 (1.73%) PaaS
9 30 (1.53%) Office 365
10 28 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
10 28 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (1.43%) IaaS
11 23 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
11 23 (1.17%) npm
12 17 (0.87%) NuGet
13 15 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (0.76%) Azure Functions
14 14 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
16 11 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.52%) HTTP
2 59 (3.01%) Internet
3 25 (1.27%) Skype
4 12 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.56%) DNS
6 8 (0.41%) RTP
7 6 (0.31%) SSL
8 5 (0.25%) Intranet
8 5 (0.25%) Network Security
9 4 (0.20%) AMQP
9 4 (0.20%) Wireless
10 2 (0.10%) Extranet
10 2 (0.10%) Firewall
10 2 (0.10%) IPv6
10 2 (0.10%) VoIP
11 1 (0.051%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.051%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.051%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.051%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.051%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,090 (55.53%) SQL Server
2 327 (16.66%) MongoDB
3 210 (10.70%) SQL Server 2019
4 149 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 104 (5.30%) Relational Database
6 76 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 67 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (3.16%) MySQL
9 59 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 43 (2.19%) Azure SQL Database
12 37 (1.88%) Power BI
13 33 (1.68%) Redis
14 32 (1.63%) Cosmos DB
15 30 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 25 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
18 22 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 20 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
20 18 (0.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 391 (19.92%) Git (software)
2 232 (11.82%) Visual Studio
3 145 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 129 (6.57%) NUnit
5 122 (6.21%) Selenium
6 104 (5.30%) TeamCity
7 97 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 79 (4.02%) Jenkins
8 79 (4.02%) SpecFlow
9 76 (3.87%) JIRA
10 47 (2.39%) Subversion
11 33 (1.68%) Visual Studio Team System
12 27 (1.38%) Moq
12 27 (1.38%) MSTest
13 25 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 25 (1.27%) webpack
14 24 (1.22%) StyleCop
15 17 (0.87%) Appium
15 17 (0.87%) gulp
15 17 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
General
1 333 (16.96%) Finance
2 86 (4.38%) Games
3 65 (3.31%) Banking
4 39 (1.99%) Legal
5 38 (1.94%) Retail
6 37 (1.88%) Marketing
7 31 (1.58%) Law
8 28 (1.43%) Aerospace
9 25 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.02%) Advertising
11 19 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.66%) Public Sector
13 12 (0.61%) Automotive
13 12 (0.61%) Front Office
14 11 (0.56%) Back Office
15 9 (0.46%) Telecoms
16 7 (0.36%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.31%) Publishing
18 5 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,519 (77.38%) Developer
2 897 (45.70%) .NET Developer
3 615 (31.33%) C# Developer
4 404 (20.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 330 (16.81%) Software Developer
6 269 (13.70%) Senior Developer
7 200 (10.19%) Software Engineer
8 184 (9.37%) Full Stack Developer
9 135 (6.88%) C# Software Developer
10 125 (6.37%) Senior .NET Developer
11 104 (5.30%) .NET Software Developer
12 100 (5.09%) ASP.NET Developer
13 90 (4.58%) Azure Developer
14 82 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 80 (4.08%) Lead Developer
16 75 (3.82%) SQL Developer
17 69 (3.52%) Senior Software Developer
18 67 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
19 65 (3.31%) React Developer
20 61 (3.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,963 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,016 (51.76%) ASP.NET
3 913 (46.51%) Entity Framework
4 890 (45.34%) .NET Core
5 825 (42.03%) AngularJS
6 700 (35.66%) ASP.NET Web API
7 676 (34.44%) HTML
8 667 (33.98%) CSS
9 641 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 591 (30.11%) React
11 337 (17.17%) Node.js
12 336 (17.12%) Vue.js
13 305 (15.54%) jQuery
14 270 (13.75%) REST
15 258 (13.14%) Web Services
16 183 (9.32%) RESTful
17 159 (8.10%) XML
18 154 (7.85%) HTML5
19 150 (7.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 144 (7.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 207 (10.55%) Greenfield Project
2 108 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
4 50 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 47 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (2.29%) User Experience
7 33 (1.68%) Cloud Native
8 25 (1.27%) Tandem
9 24 (1.22%) Reinsurance
10 22 (1.12%) Private Cloud
11 17 (0.87%) Data Structures
11 17 (0.87%) N-Tier
12 16 (0.82%) Algorithms
12 16 (0.82%) Hedge funds
13 13 (0.66%) Fixed Income
13 13 (0.66%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
14 12 (0.61%) Life Science
15 9 (0.46%) Replication
15 9 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 188 (9.58%) Windows
2 57 (2.90%) Android
3 44 (2.24%) Apple iOS
4 42 (2.14%) Linux
5 26 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.46%) Unix
6 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.31%) CentOS
7 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.25%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.25%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.051%) AIX
9 1 (0.051%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.051%) VMS
9 1 (0.051%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,099 (55.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1,008 (51.35%) MVC
3 600 (30.57%) TDD
4 579 (29.50%) Scrum
5 551 (28.07%) Microservices
6 443 (22.57%) DevOps
7 393 (20.02%) BDD
8 361 (18.39%) Software Engineering
9 292 (14.88%) OO
10 256 (13.04%) Test Automation
11 246 (12.53%) Kanban
12 229 (11.67%) Web Application Development
13 214 (10.90%) Web Development
14 199 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
15 179 (9.12%) SOLID
16 178 (9.07%) Continuous Integration
16 178 (9.07%) Unit Testing
17 177 (9.02%) Fintech
18 157 (8.00%) SDLC
19 155 (7.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,781 (90.73%) C#
2 1,157 (58.94%) JavaScript
3 831 (42.33%) SQL
4 419 (21.34%) TypeScript
5 210 (10.70%) T-SQL
6 129 (6.57%) Java
7 113 (5.76%) Python
8 98 (4.99%) PowerShell
9 83 (4.23%) C++
10 60 (3.06%) VB.NET
11 55 (2.80%) VB
12 42 (2.14%) Ruby
13 39 (1.99%) C
14 36 (1.83%) PHP
15 26 (1.32%) VB6
16 21 (1.07%) ES6
17 19 (0.97%) Objective-C
18 18 (0.92%) PL/SQL
18 18 (0.92%) XPath
19 16 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 285 (14.52%) Degree
2 93 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 65 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 52 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 48 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.66%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.36%) HND
9 6 (0.31%) MCAD
9 6 (0.31%) MCSD
9 6 (0.31%) PhD
10 5 (0.25%) ISEB
10 5 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (0.20%) CISM
11 4 (0.20%) CISSP
11 4 (0.20%) CIW
11 4 (0.20%) CSSLP
12 3 (0.15%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.15%) MBCS
12 3 (0.15%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.71%) QA
2 23 (1.17%) GDPR
3 13 (0.66%) SLA
4 10 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.41%) NIST
7 4 (0.20%) COBIT
7 4 (0.20%) COSO
8 3 (0.15%) DICOM
9 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 240 (12.23%) Docker
2 23 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.051%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.051%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 124 (6.32%) Kubernetes
2 21 (1.07%) Terraform
3 16 (0.82%) Ansible
4 12 (0.61%) Grafana
5 8 (0.41%) HP ALM
5 8 (0.41%) MIIS
5 8 (0.41%) Puppet
6 5 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.051%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.051%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.051%) Istio
7 1 (0.051%) Kibana
7 1 (0.051%) Nagios
7 1 (0.051%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.051%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.051%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 716 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 84 (4.28%) Xamarin
3 59 (3.01%) Oracle
4 42 (2.14%) Sitecore
5 28 (1.43%) Google
6 25 (1.27%) SAP
7 21 (1.07%) VMware
8 17 (0.87%) Alterian
9 16 (0.82%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.66%) Splunk
10 13 (0.66%) Telerik
11 10 (0.51%) IBM
11 10 (0.51%) webMethods
12 9 (0.46%) Cadence
12 9 (0.46%) HP
12 9 (0.46%) Solace
13 8 (0.41%) DevExpress
13 8 (0.41%) Progress
14 7 (0.36%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.31%) Autodesk