Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 83 90
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 -9
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 5342 5804 6470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.20% 3.26% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.94% 8.34% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4782 5373 5886
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,800 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 67321 69556 78476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 39.06% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56363 60842 67678
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

.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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 1689 £55,000 - 79
South East +13 1339 £45,000 - 67
North of England -16 1000 £42,500 +6.25% 103
North West -13 596 £42,500 +6.25% 59
Midlands -13 521 £40,000 +3.90% 50
South West +1 419 £42,500 +6.25% 23
East of England -27 374 £43,500 +2.35% 27
Yorkshire -13 341 £42,500 +6.25% 36
West Midlands -30 272 £40,000 +6.67% 21
East Midlands +9 251 £37,500 -6.25% 29
North East -17 63 £40,000 +6.67% 8
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 5342 (100.00%) .NET
2 4858 (90.94%) C#
3 3816 (71.43%) MVC
4 3640 (68.14%) ASP.NET
5 3485 (65.24%) SQL Server
6 3089 (57.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2898 (54.25%) JavaScript
8 2720 (50.92%) Entity Framework
9 2456 (45.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2326 (43.54%) SQL
11 2292 (42.91%) HTML
12 1961 (36.71%) AngularJS
13 1907 (35.70%) CSS
14 1893 (35.44%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1770 (33.13%) Microsoft
16 1694 (31.71%) TDD
17 1679 (31.43%) WCF
18 1440 (26.96%) jQuery
19 1199 (22.44%) Scrum
20 1066 (19.96%) Finance
21 1037 (19.41%) Git (software)
22 1003 (18.78%) Web Services
23 988 (18.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 967 (18.10%) Web Application Development
25 964 (18.05%) RESTful
26 960 (17.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 942 (17.63%) Microsoft Azure
28 937 (17.54%) BDD
29 914 (17.11%) HTML5
30 879 (16.45%) 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
1 276 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 275 (5.15%) IIS
3 216 (4.04%) CMS
4 144 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 137 (2.56%) Umbraco
6 126 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 103 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
8 66 (1.24%) NServiceBus
9 49 (0.92%) Confluence
10 46 (0.86%) EPiServer
11 41 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 36 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 35 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
14 33 (0.62%) Sitefinity
15 32 (0.60%) WebSphere
16 31 (0.58%) Apache Solr
17 25 (0.47%) Apache
18 14 (0.26%) Kentico
18 14 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
18 14 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 125 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.11%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.019%) GIMP
9 1 (0.019%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 112 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.15%) Maximo
5 5 (0.094%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.075%) nopCommerce
6 4 (0.075%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.056%) MetaTrader
8 2 (0.037%) SDL Web 8
8 2 (0.037%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.019%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.019%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.019%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 942 (17.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 303 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
3 123 (2.30%) SaaS
4 57 (1.07%) PaaS
5 43 (0.80%) npm
6 40 (0.75%) GitHub
7 36 (0.67%) Office 365
8 27 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (0.24%) Serverless
12 12 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
12 12 (0.22%) IaaS
13 9 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
13 9 (0.17%) Force.com
13 9 (0.17%) Sage Pay
14 8 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
15 6 (0.11%) Asana
15 6 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 105 (1.97%) Internet
2 69 (1.29%) HTTP
3 52 (0.97%) Intranet
4 39 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 34 (0.64%) SMS
6 20 (0.37%) ATM
7 16 (0.30%) Firewall
8 12 (0.22%) AMQP
8 12 (0.22%) Broadband
9 9 (0.17%) Extranet
9 9 (0.17%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.17%) Hyperconnected
9 9 (0.17%) SSL
10 8 (0.15%) Kerberos
10 8 (0.15%) WinSCP
11 7 (0.13%) Ethernet
11 7 (0.13%) LAN
11 7 (0.13%) WAN
12 5 (0.094%) DNS
12 5 (0.094%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3485 (65.24%) SQL Server
2 693 (12.97%) NoSQL
3 513 (9.60%) SQL Server 2016
4 446 (8.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 342 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 335 (6.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 324 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 290 (5.43%) MongoDB
9 259 (4.85%) Relational Database
10 220 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 154 (2.88%) MySQL
12 118 (2.21%) RavenDB
13 93 (1.74%) Oracle Database
14 81 (1.52%) RDBMS
15 76 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
16 74 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
17 62 (1.16%) Big Data
18 49 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
18 49 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 46 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1037 (19.41%) Git (software)
2 765 (14.32%) Visual Studio
3 612 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 411 (7.69%) NUnit
5 302 (5.65%) Subversion
6 230 (4.31%) JIRA
7 215 (4.02%) TeamCity
8 154 (2.88%) Moq
8 154 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
9 112 (2.10%) Rhino Mocks
10 111 (2.08%) Selenium
11 101 (1.89%) MSTest
12 88 (1.65%) Jenkins
12 88 (1.65%) SpecFlow
13 65 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
14 50 (0.94%) gulp
15 40 (0.75%) Jasmine
15 40 (0.75%) NuGet
16 39 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 38 (0.71%) ReSharper
General
1 1066 (19.96%) Finance
2 304 (5.69%) Banking
3 264 (4.94%) Games
4 226 (4.23%) Retail
5 188 (3.52%) Investment Banking
6 163 (3.05%) Advertising
7 139 (2.60%) Marketing
8 133 (2.49%) Music Industry
9 83 (1.55%) Law
10 71 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 66 (1.24%) Retail Banking
12 65 (1.22%) Legal
13 63 (1.18%) Electronics
14 61 (1.14%) Back Office
15 56 (1.05%) Front Office
16 53 (0.99%) Telecoms
17 52 (0.97%) Publishing
18 45 (0.84%) Financial Institution
19 12 (0.22%) Multimedia
20 10 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 4413 (82.61%) Developer
2 3112 (58.26%) .NET Developer
3 1924 (36.02%) C# Developer
4 1383 (25.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 845 (15.82%) Senior Developer
6 774 (14.49%) ASP.NET Developer
7 688 (12.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 663 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 639 (11.96%) Software Developer
10 525 (9.83%) Senior .NET Developer
11 466 (8.72%) SQL Developer
12 401 (7.51%) .NET Software Developer
13 380 (7.11%) C# Software Developer
14 370 (6.93%) Senior C# Developer
15 356 (6.66%) Web Developer
16 313 (5.86%) Software Engineer
17 295 (5.52%) Junior
18 283 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
19 254 (4.75%) Junior Developer
20 221 (4.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5342 (100.00%) .NET
2 3640 (68.14%) ASP.NET
3 2720 (50.92%) Entity Framework
4 2456 (45.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2292 (42.91%) HTML
6 1961 (36.71%) AngularJS
7 1907 (35.70%) CSS
8 1893 (35.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1679 (31.43%) WCF
10 1440 (26.96%) jQuery
11 1003 (18.78%) Web Services
12 988 (18.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 964 (18.05%) RESTful
14 960 (17.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 914 (17.11%) HTML5
16 681 (12.75%) WPF
17 656 (12.28%) Node.js
18 604 (11.31%) XML
19 558 (10.45%) KnockoutJS
20 538 (10.07%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 491 (9.19%) Computer Science
2 359 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 354 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 319 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
5 281 (5.26%) Fintech
6 167 (3.13%) User Experience
7 120 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 118 (2.21%) Mobile App
9 111 (2.08%) Client/Server
10 97 (1.82%) N-Tier
11 69 (1.29%) Tandem
12 64 (1.20%) Social Network
13 35 (0.66%) Hedge funds
14 28 (0.52%) Social Media
15 27 (0.51%) FMCG
16 23 (0.43%) W3C
17 22 (0.41%) Data Structures
17 22 (0.41%) iPad
18 17 (0.32%) Algorithms
19 16 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 675 (12.64%) Windows
2 116 (2.17%) Android
3 115 (2.15%) Linux
4 110 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 106 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 38 (0.71%) Unix
7 34 (0.64%) Windows 10
8 32 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 20 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.15%) MVS
11 8 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 4 (0.075%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.037%) Nucleus RTOS
14 2 (0.037%) VMS
14 2 (0.037%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.037%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3816 (71.43%) MVC
2 3089 (57.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1694 (31.71%) TDD
4 1199 (22.44%) Scrum
5 967 (18.10%) Web Application Development
6 937 (17.54%) BDD
7 879 (16.45%) Web Development
8 798 (14.94%) OO
9 714 (13.37%) Software Engineering
10 573 (10.73%) Unit Testing
11 559 (10.46%) SDLC
12 538 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
13 452 (8.46%) SOLID
14 444 (8.31%) Test Automation
15 435 (8.14%) OOP
16 293 (5.48%) Mentoring
17 272 (5.09%) Dependency Injection
18 263 (4.92%) OOD
19 258 (4.83%) SOA
20 247 (4.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4858 (90.94%) C#
2 2898 (54.25%) JavaScript
3 2326 (43.54%) SQL
4 866 (16.21%) T-SQL
5 588 (11.01%) Ruby
6 324 (6.07%) VB.NET
7 313 (5.86%) Java
8 212 (3.97%) TypeScript
9 146 (2.73%) C++
10 134 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 118 (2.21%) VB
12 110 (2.06%) C
13 95 (1.78%) PHP
14 90 (1.68%) Python
15 79 (1.48%) PL/SQL
16 75 (1.40%) VBA
17 69 (1.29%) F#
18 55 (1.03%) VBScript
19 36 (0.67%) VB6
20 28 (0.52%) ES6
Qualifications
1 640 (11.98%) Degree
2 272 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 173 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 91 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 73 (1.37%) MCP
6 72 (1.35%) MCSD
7 66 (1.24%) SC Cleared
8 64 (1.20%) MCAD
9 45 (0.84%) Master's Degree
10 44 (0.82%) MCPD
11 28 (0.52%) MCTS
12 12 (0.22%) DBS Check
12 12 (0.22%) DV Cleared
13 11 (0.21%) MCSA
14 10 (0.19%) ISEB
15 9 (0.17%) MCSE
15 9 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
16 8 (0.15%) MBA
17 7 (0.13%) CCNA
17 7 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (3.84%) QA
2 13 (0.24%) PMO
2 13 (0.24%) SLA
3 11 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.15%) Basel III
5 7 (0.13%) GAAP
6 6 (0.11%) HIPAA
7 5 (0.094%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.075%) ISO 13485
9 3 (0.056%) GAMP
9 3 (0.056%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.056%) TickIT
10 2 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.019%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.019%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.019%) Solvency II
System Software
1 87 (1.63%) Docker
2 73 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.15%) vSphere
5 7 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.056%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.037%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.037%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.019%) KVM
Systems Management
1 57 (1.07%) Kibana
2 30 (0.56%) Puppet
3 21 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.30%) Ansible
5 8 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 8 (0.15%) Control-M
6 7 (0.13%) Salt
7 5 (0.094%) Grafana
7 5 (0.094%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.094%) SCOM
7 5 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.075%) SCCM
9 3 (0.056%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.056%) SQL Sentry
9 3 (0.056%) Terraform
9 3 (0.056%) WSUS
10 2 (0.037%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.037%) Packer
10 2 (0.037%) RSA Archer
10 2 (0.037%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1770 (33.13%) Microsoft
2 322 (6.03%) Oracle
3 137 (2.56%) Google
4 122 (2.28%) Xamarin
5 109 (2.04%) Facebook
6 60 (1.12%) Sitecore
7 52 (0.97%) SAP
8 40 (0.75%) Telerik
9 33 (0.62%) IBM
10 31 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 28 (0.52%) TIBCO
12 26 (0.49%) Twitter
13 25 (0.47%) Sybase
13 25 (0.47%) VMware
14 24 (0.45%) Adobe
14 24 (0.45%) DevExpress
15 17 (0.32%) Pega
16 14 (0.26%) Tableau
17 13 (0.24%) Remedy
17 13 (0.24%) ServiceNow