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

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 82 90
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 5,563 5,586 6,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.41% 3.35% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.38% 8.49% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4,978 5,203 5,444
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

.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 66,421 65,826 75,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.76% 39.43% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56,130 57,262 65,377
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 January 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 January 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 +7 1,705 £55,000 - 192
South East +7 1,385 £45,000 - 176
North of England -9 1,034 £42,500 +6.25% 203
North West -13 571 £42,500 +6.25% 114
Midlands -12 560 £38,750 -3.13% 109
South West +8 501 £42,500 - 66
Yorkshire -5 398 £45,000 +12.50% 76
East of England -30 379 £43,500 +2.35% 59
East Midlands +10 295 £37,500 -6.25% 47
West Midlands -31 265 £40,000 - 61
North East -25 65 £40,000 - 13
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 5,563 (100.00%) .NET
2 5,090 (91.50%) C#
3 3,985 (71.63%) MVC
4 3,849 (69.19%) ASP.NET
5 3,600 (64.71%) SQL Server
6 3,250 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
7 3,111 (55.92%) JavaScript
8 2,837 (51.00%) Entity Framework
9 2,631 (47.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2,359 (42.41%) SQL
11 2,322 (41.74%) HTML
12 2,052 (36.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2,029 (36.47%) AngularJS
14 1,970 (35.41%) CSS
15 1,828 (32.86%) WCF
16 1,826 (32.82%) Microsoft
17 1,785 (32.09%) TDD
18 1,445 (25.98%) jQuery
19 1,182 (21.25%) Git (software)
20 1,177 (21.16%) Scrum
21 1,136 (20.42%) Web Application Development
22 1,125 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 1,108 (19.92%) BDD
24 1,097 (19.72%) RESTful
25 1,095 (19.68%) Finance
26 1,077 (19.36%) Microsoft Azure
27 991 (17.81%) Web Services
28 975 (17.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 886 (15.93%) HTML5
30 878 (15.78%) Web Development

.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
1 334 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 292 (5.25%) IIS
3 235 (4.22%) CMS
4 173 (3.11%) Umbraco
5 161 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
6 150 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 88 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
8 81 (1.46%) NServiceBus
9 61 (1.10%) EPiServer
10 50 (0.90%) Confluence
11 45 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
12 42 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
13 34 (0.61%) Sitefinity
14 31 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 27 (0.49%) Apache Solr
16 24 (0.43%) WebSphere
17 23 (0.41%) Apache
18 21 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
19 16 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
20 15 (0.27%) Kentico
Applications
1 93 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.14%) Chatbot
9 7 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.036%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.036%) Revit
11 1 (0.018%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 163 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
3 15 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.090%) Infor M3
5 5 (0.090%) Maximo
6 4 (0.072%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.072%) nopCommerce
6 4 (0.072%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.036%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.036%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.036%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.036%) Workfront
8 1 (0.018%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.018%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.018%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.018%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,077 (19.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 346 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
3 115 (2.07%) SaaS
4 83 (1.49%) PaaS
5 80 (1.44%) Office 365
6 59 (1.06%) npm
7 48 (0.86%) GitHub
8 41 (0.74%) IaaS
9 26 (0.47%) Serverless
10 22 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
11 20 (0.36%) OpenShift
12 17 (0.31%) Yammer
13 16 (0.29%) Yarn
14 15 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
15 9 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.16%) Sage Pay
16 8 (0.14%) Force.com
17 6 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
17 6 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.07%) Internet
2 68 (1.22%) Intranet
3 65 (1.17%) HTTP
4 35 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 30 (0.54%) SMS
6 21 (0.38%) Hyperconnected
7 19 (0.34%) AMQP
8 17 (0.31%) Firewall
8 17 (0.31%) SSL
9 14 (0.25%) Broadband
9 14 (0.25%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.14%) WinSCP
11 7 (0.13%) Extranet
11 7 (0.13%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.11%) DNS
13 5 (0.090%) ATM
13 5 (0.090%) VPN
14 4 (0.072%) Kerberos
14 4 (0.072%) Skype
15 3 (0.054%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,600 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 835 (15.01%) NoSQL
3 671 (12.06%) SQL Server 2016
4 425 (7.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 324 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 316 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 299 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 272 (4.89%) MongoDB
9 213 (3.83%) Relational Database
10 192 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 150 (2.70%) MySQL
12 136 (2.44%) RavenDB
13 83 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
14 72 (1.29%) Oracle Database
15 69 (1.24%) RDBMS
16 68 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
17 64 (1.15%) Big Data
18 52 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
19 51 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
20 43 (0.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1,182 (21.25%) Git (software)
2 780 (14.02%) Visual Studio
3 628 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 355 (6.38%) NUnit
5 267 (4.80%) Subversion
6 213 (3.83%) JIRA
7 175 (3.15%) TeamCity
8 152 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 147 (2.64%) Moq
10 117 (2.10%) Jenkins
10 117 (2.10%) Rhino Mocks
11 113 (2.03%) Selenium
12 105 (1.89%) MSTest
13 93 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
14 82 (1.47%) SpecFlow
15 58 (1.04%) gulp
16 55 (0.99%) Jasmine
17 46 (0.83%) Bitbucket
18 42 (0.75%) ReSharper
19 38 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1,095 (19.68%) Finance
2 297 (5.34%) Banking
3 286 (5.14%) Games
4 203 (3.65%) Retail
5 191 (3.43%) Advertising
6 179 (3.22%) Investment Banking
7 162 (2.91%) Marketing
8 150 (2.70%) Music Industry
9 89 (1.60%) Law
10 67 (1.20%) Legal
11 59 (1.06%) Back Office
12 55 (0.99%) Manufacturing
13 52 (0.93%) Electronics
14 51 (0.92%) Publishing
15 50 (0.90%) Retail Banking
16 45 (0.81%) Front Office
17 43 (0.77%) Financial Institution
18 36 (0.65%) Telecoms
19 14 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
20 8 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4,652 (83.62%) Developer
2 3,277 (58.91%) .NET Developer
3 1,875 (33.70%) C# Developer
4 1,371 (24.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 832 (14.96%) Senior Developer
6 757 (13.61%) Software Developer
7 754 (13.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 679 (12.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 623 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 523 (9.40%) Senior .NET Developer
11 474 (8.52%) .NET Software Developer
12 446 (8.02%) C# Software Developer
13 405 (7.28%) SQL Developer
14 345 (6.20%) Software Engineer
15 332 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
16 316 (5.68%) Web Developer
17 303 (5.45%) Junior
18 258 (4.64%) Junior Developer
19 251 (4.51%) Lead Developer
20 225 (4.04%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,563 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,849 (69.19%) ASP.NET
3 2,837 (51.00%) Entity Framework
4 2,631 (47.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2,322 (41.74%) HTML
6 2,052 (36.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2,029 (36.47%) AngularJS
8 1,970 (35.41%) CSS
9 1,828 (32.86%) WCF
10 1,445 (25.98%) jQuery
11 1,125 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 1,097 (19.72%) RESTful
13 991 (17.81%) Web Services
14 975 (17.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 886 (15.93%) HTML5
16 861 (15.48%) Node.js
17 690 (12.40%) Code First Entity Framework
18 642 (11.54%) WPF
19 597 (10.73%) KnockoutJS
20 573 (10.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 450 (8.09%) Computer Science
2 420 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 340 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
4 338 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
5 312 (5.61%) Fintech
6 162 (2.91%) User Experience
7 129 (2.32%) Mobile App
8 116 (2.09%) Client/Server
8 116 (2.09%) Management Information System
9 82 (1.47%) N-Tier
10 77 (1.38%) Social Network
10 77 (1.38%) Tandem
11 43 (0.77%) Algorithms
12 39 (0.70%) Hedge funds
13 25 (0.45%) Private Cloud
14 23 (0.41%) Social Media
15 22 (0.40%) Online Games
16 21 (0.38%) W3C
17 20 (0.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 17 (0.31%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 705 (12.67%) Windows
2 170 (3.06%) Android
3 151 (2.71%) Apple iOS
4 109 (1.96%) Linux
5 107 (1.92%) Windows Server
6 35 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 35 (0.63%) Windows 7
7 23 (0.41%) Unix
8 16 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 14 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
11 9 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.13%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.11%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.11%) MVS
14 3 (0.054%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.054%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 2 (0.036%) VMS
15 2 (0.036%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,985 (71.63%) MVC
2 3,250 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
3 1,785 (32.09%) TDD
4 1,177 (21.16%) Scrum
5 1,136 (20.42%) Web Application Development
6 1,108 (19.92%) BDD
7 878 (15.78%) Web Development
8 786 (14.13%) Software Engineering
9 744 (13.37%) OO
10 587 (10.55%) SDLC
11 582 (10.46%) Unit Testing
12 517 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
13 448 (8.05%) Test Automation
14 435 (7.82%) OOP
15 428 (7.69%) SOLID
16 255 (4.58%) Mentoring
17 254 (4.57%) OOD
18 251 (4.51%) SOA
19 243 (4.37%) Microservices
20 242 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5,090 (91.50%) C#
2 3,111 (55.92%) JavaScript
3 2,359 (42.41%) SQL
4 793 (14.25%) T-SQL
5 740 (13.30%) Ruby
6 336 (6.04%) VB.NET
7 305 (5.48%) Java
8 250 (4.49%) TypeScript
9 161 (2.89%) PowerShell
10 158 (2.84%) VB
11 138 (2.48%) C++
12 124 (2.23%) Python
13 114 (2.05%) PHP
14 110 (1.98%) C
15 87 (1.56%) PL/SQL
16 65 (1.17%) VBA
17 57 (1.02%) F#
18 51 (0.92%) VBScript
19 47 (0.84%) ES6
20 39 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 584 (10.50%) Degree
2 242 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 183 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 79 (1.42%) MCP
5 72 (1.29%) MCSD
5 72 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 61 (1.10%) MCAD
7 52 (0.93%) MCPD
7 52 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 32 (0.58%) Master's Degree
9 24 (0.43%) MCTS
10 17 (0.31%) PhD
11 14 (0.25%) MCSA
12 12 (0.22%) ISEB
12 12 (0.22%) MCSE
13 10 (0.18%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.16%) CCNA
14 9 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.16%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (4.19%) QA
2 26 (0.47%) PMO
3 25 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.22%) SLA
5 11 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.11%) Basel III
7 5 (0.090%) Actionable Recommendations
7 5 (0.090%) HIPAA
7 5 (0.090%) MiFID
8 4 (0.072%) GAMP
8 4 (0.072%) ISO 13485
9 3 (0.054%) GAAP
9 3 (0.054%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.054%) TickIT
10 1 (0.018%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.018%) DICOM
10 1 (0.018%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.018%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 105 (1.89%) Docker
2 91 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.18%) vSphere
4 9 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.054%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.036%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.036%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.036%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.018%) GridGain
9 1 (0.018%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 57 (1.02%) Puppet
2 49 (0.88%) Kibana
3 29 (0.52%) Ansible
4 21 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 10 (0.18%) Salt
6 10 (0.18%) SCCM
7 7 (0.13%) SCOM
8 4 (0.072%) Control-M
8 4 (0.072%) Grafana
8 4 (0.072%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.072%) OPNET
8 4 (0.072%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.054%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.054%) Plesk
9 3 (0.054%) Terraform
9 3 (0.054%) WMI
10 2 (0.036%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.036%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.036%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1,826 (32.82%) Microsoft
2 314 (5.64%) Oracle
3 161 (2.89%) Google
4 142 (2.55%) Facebook
5 140 (2.52%) Xamarin
6 75 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 47 (0.84%) Capita
8 40 (0.72%) Twitter
9 38 (0.68%) Telerik
10 33 (0.59%) DevExpress
11 30 (0.54%) TIBCO
12 29 (0.52%) WorldPay
13 26 (0.47%) Pega
14 24 (0.43%) SAP
14 24 (0.43%) Sybase
15 23 (0.41%) Adobe
16 18 (0.32%) Remedy
16 18 (0.32%) Tableau
17 17 (0.31%) Alias
17 17 (0.31%) ServiceNow