Period
to 24 September 2021

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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 100 143
Rank change year-on-year -48 +43 -45
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 2,588 1,446 3,334
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.40% 3.20% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.85% 7.28% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,894 1,219 2,855
10th Percentile £35,325 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +7.53%
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +11.11%

.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 44,222 19,868 48,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.96% 44.00% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28,705 17,049 40,489
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £59,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.27% +7.73% +5.31%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

.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 24 September 2021.

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 24 September 2021. 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 -27 945 £70,000 +7.69% 209
South East -45 578 £48,000 -8.57% 120
North of England -76 355 £47,500 -5.00% 164
Midlands -33 345 £47,500 +5.56% 107
South West -14 269 £47,500 - 50
West Midlands -39 209 £50,000 +6.67% 57
North West -69 201 £50,000 - 104
Yorkshire -30 146 £45,000 -12.20% 49
East Midlands -21 134 £42,500 - 50
East of England -72 54 £55,000 +48.41% 45
North East -52 8 £50,000 +21.95% 11
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, 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 2,588 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,266 (87.56%) C#
3 1,382 (53.40%) Azure
4 1,369 (52.90%) JavaScript
5 1,340 (51.78%) .NET Core
6 1,333 (51.51%) SQL
7 1,321 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1,265 (48.88%) SQL Server
9 997 (38.52%) MVC
10 897 (34.66%) ASP.NET
11 870 (33.62%) Entity Framework
12 855 (33.04%) AngularJS
13 784 (30.29%) React
14 775 (29.95%) Microsoft
15 770 (29.75%) DevOps
16 762 (29.44%) HTML
17 733 (28.32%) CSS
18 687 (26.55%) Microservices
19 634 (24.50%) Full Stack Development
20 629 (24.30%) Software Engineering
21 614 (23.72%) TDD
22 597 (23.07%) ASP.NET Web API
23 521 (20.13%) AWS
24 519 (20.05%) Scrum
25 511 (19.74%) TypeScript
26 498 (19.24%) Git (software)
27 492 (19.01%) Social Skills
28 488 (18.86%) REST
29 457 (17.66%) Finance
30 437 (16.89%) jQuery

.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
1 160 (6.18%) CMS
2 96 (3.71%) Umbraco
3 82 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 57 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (2.16%) Confluence
6 54 (2.09%) IIS
7 29 (1.12%) NServiceBus
8 20 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 19 (0.73%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.27%) Apache
10 7 (0.27%) Sitefinity
11 6 (0.23%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.23%) Kentico
12 4 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.15%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.077%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.077%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.077%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.077%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.19%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 43 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.23%) RMDS
4 5 (0.19%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
4 5 (0.19%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (0.19%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.077%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.077%) Magento
7 1 (0.039%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.039%) Maximo
7 1 (0.039%) Scribe Insight
7 1 (0.039%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,382 (53.40%) Azure
2 521 (20.13%) AWS
3 274 (10.59%) SaaS
4 189 (7.30%) Serverless
5 133 (5.14%) GCP
6 86 (3.32%) Power Platform
7 84 (3.25%) Azure Service Bus
8 76 (2.94%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 73 (2.82%) GitHub
10 71 (2.74%) PaaS
11 69 (2.67%) Azure Functions
12 51 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
13 48 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
14 44 (1.70%) Azure Event Grid
15 38 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
15 38 (1.47%) AWS Step Functions
16 33 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
17 32 (1.24%) IaaS
18 31 (1.20%) Azure Logic Apps
18 31 (1.20%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.09%) HTTP
2 15 (0.58%) MQTT
3 13 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.46%) Skype
5 11 (0.43%) Modbus
6 9 (0.35%) AMQP
6 9 (0.35%) Internet
7 5 (0.19%) Broadband
8 4 (0.15%) DNS
9 2 (0.077%) Intranet
9 2 (0.077%) SMTP
9 2 (0.077%) VSAN
9 2 (0.077%) WEP
10 1 (0.039%) 5G
10 1 (0.039%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.039%) Firewall
10 1 (0.039%) Telnet
10 1 (0.039%) VPN
10 1 (0.039%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.039%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,265 (48.88%) SQL Server
2 191 (7.38%) NoSQL
3 189 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
4 186 (7.19%) Relational Database
5 160 (6.18%) MySQL
6 104 (4.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 97 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 93 (3.59%) Redis
8 93 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 69 (2.67%) MongoDB
10 68 (2.63%) Power BI
11 67 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 64 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 55 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 32 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
16 29 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
17 26 (1.00%) Big Data
18 24 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
18 24 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 498 (19.24%) Git (software)
2 257 (9.93%) Visual Studio
3 170 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 142 (5.49%) NUnit
4 142 (5.49%) TeamCity
5 139 (5.37%) Selenium
6 123 (4.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 111 (4.29%) Jenkins
8 110 (4.25%) JIRA
9 63 (2.43%) Moq
9 63 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
10 56 (2.16%) SpecFlow
11 47 (1.82%) Postman
12 43 (1.66%) webpack
13 37 (1.43%) JMeter
14 36 (1.39%) Cucumber
15 32 (1.24%) git-flow
15 32 (1.24%) WebDriver
16 31 (1.20%) MSTest
17 30 (1.16%) Cypress.io
General
1 492 (19.01%) Social Skills
2 457 (17.66%) Finance
3 128 (4.95%) Banking
4 116 (4.48%) Retail
5 92 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
6 87 (3.36%) Marketing
7 83 (3.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 62 (2.40%) Games
9 59 (2.28%) Law
10 58 (2.24%) Organisational Skills
11 39 (1.51%) Legal
12 36 (1.39%) Public Sector
13 30 (1.16%) Investment Banking
13 30 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 27 (1.04%) Advertising
15 23 (0.89%) Financial Institution
16 21 (0.81%) Electronics
17 19 (0.73%) Back Office
17 19 (0.73%) Presentation Skills
18 18 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1,752 (67.70%) Developer
2 875 (33.81%) .NET Developer
3 526 (20.32%) C# Developer
4 433 (16.73%) Software Engineer
5 419 (16.19%) Software Developer
6 384 (14.84%) Senior Developer
7 320 (12.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 289 (11.17%) Full Stack Developer
9 215 (8.31%) Senior .NET Developer
10 164 (6.34%) Senior Software Engineer
11 142 (5.49%) .NET Software Developer
12 128 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
13 122 (4.71%) C# Software Engineer
14 116 (4.48%) Web Developer
15 113 (4.37%) Lead Developer
16 98 (3.79%) Azure Developer
17 85 (3.28%) Angular Developer
18 79 (3.05%) .NET Software Engineer
19 78 (3.01%) Junior
19 78 (3.01%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,588 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,340 (51.78%) .NET Core
3 897 (34.66%) ASP.NET
4 870 (33.62%) Entity Framework
5 855 (33.04%) AngularJS
6 784 (30.29%) React
7 762 (29.44%) HTML
8 733 (28.32%) CSS
9 597 (23.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 488 (18.86%) REST
11 437 (16.89%) jQuery
12 428 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 419 (16.19%) Web Services
14 287 (11.09%) Vue.js
15 240 (9.27%) RESTful
16 220 (8.50%) HTML5
17 192 (7.42%) LINQ
18 185 (7.15%) WCF
19 178 (6.88%) Sass
20 177 (6.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 219 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
2 121 (4.68%) User Experience
3 90 (3.48%) Mobile App
4 70 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 66 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
6 51 (1.97%) Cloud Native
7 43 (1.66%) N-Tier
8 42 (1.62%) Legacy Systems
9 38 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 35 (1.35%) Legacy Applications
11 32 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 28 (1.08%) Blog
13 27 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 27 (1.04%) Equities
13 27 (1.04%) Life Science
14 21 (0.81%) Algorithms
14 21 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
16 19 (0.73%) FMCG
16 19 (0.73%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 202 (7.81%) Windows
2 129 (4.98%) Linux
3 86 (3.32%) Android
4 62 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 28 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.35%) VMS
7 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.12%) Unix
10 3 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.077%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.039%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.039%) SUSE
12 1 (0.039%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,321 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
2 997 (38.52%) MVC
3 770 (29.75%) DevOps
4 687 (26.55%) Microservices
5 634 (24.50%) Full Stack Development
6 629 (24.30%) Software Engineering
7 614 (23.72%) TDD
8 519 (20.05%) Scrum
9 429 (16.58%) SOLID
10 375 (14.49%) Unit Testing
11 327 (12.64%) OO
12 324 (12.52%) SDLC
13 318 (12.29%) Web Development
14 306 (11.82%) Test Automation
15 261 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
16 229 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
17 219 (8.46%) Mentoring
18 206 (7.96%) Fintech
19 192 (7.42%) Computer Science
20 191 (7.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,266 (87.56%) C#
2 1,369 (52.90%) JavaScript
3 1,333 (51.51%) SQL
4 511 (19.74%) TypeScript
5 262 (10.12%) T-SQL
6 156 (6.03%) Java
7 134 (5.18%) PowerShell
8 119 (4.60%) Python
9 94 (3.63%) C++
10 67 (2.59%) VB
11 62 (2.40%) VB.NET
12 41 (1.58%) Bash Shell
13 35 (1.35%) ES6
14 31 (1.20%) Rust
15 29 (1.12%) VBScript
16 28 (1.08%) PHP
17 21 (0.81%) C
17 21 (0.81%) Ruby
18 17 (0.66%) PL/SQL
19 16 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 265 (10.24%) Degree
2 115 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (1.16%) Master's Degree
5 26 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
6 23 (0.89%) Security Cleared
7 17 (0.66%) SC Cleared
8 13 (0.50%) DBS Check
9 9 (0.35%) HNC
9 9 (0.35%) HND
9 9 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.19%) ISEB
11 5 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.19%) PhD
12 3 (0.12%) MCSD
13 2 (0.077%) CISM
13 2 (0.077%) CISSP
13 2 (0.077%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.077%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (7.19%) QA
2 52 (2.01%) PSD2
3 17 (0.66%) Accessibility
3 17 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.62%) SLA
5 15 (0.58%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 15 (0.58%) GxP
6 13 (0.50%) GDPR
7 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.15%) GRC
8 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.15%) WCAG
9 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.12%) TickIT
10 2 (0.077%) NIST
11 1 (0.039%) COBIT
11 1 (0.039%) GAMP
11 1 (0.039%) PMO
11 1 (0.039%) SOC 2
System Software
1 395 (15.26%) Docker
2 19 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.66%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.077%) LXC
5 2 (0.077%) vCloud
5 2 (0.077%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.077%) vSphere
6 1 (0.039%) Firmware
6 1 (0.039%) Varnish
6 1 (0.039%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 322 (12.44%) Kubernetes
2 139 (5.37%) Terraform
3 52 (2.01%) Prometheus
4 31 (1.20%) Grafana
5 30 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (1.12%) Ansible
7 20 (0.77%) MIIS
8 16 (0.62%) Kibana
9 15 (0.58%) HAProxy
9 15 (0.58%) logstash
9 15 (0.58%) Opsgenie
9 15 (0.58%) Pingdom
9 15 (0.58%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 5 (0.19%) Consul
11 5 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.19%) Puppet
12 4 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.077%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 2 (0.077%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 775 (29.95%) Microsoft
2 120 (4.64%) Google
3 109 (4.21%) Oracle
4 88 (3.40%) Xamarin
5 39 (1.51%) VMware
6 38 (1.47%) Samsung
7 26 (1.00%) New Relic
8 22 (0.85%) Sitecore
9 21 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (0.81%) Telerik
10 20 (0.77%) Sun
11 15 (0.58%) Agilent
11 15 (0.58%) Dynatrace
12 14 (0.54%) Atlassian
13 13 (0.50%) Nintex
14 12 (0.46%) Cognizant
15 11 (0.43%) DevExpress
15 11 (0.43%) SAP
15 11 (0.43%) ServiceNow
16 10 (0.39%) Splunk