Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > England
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 121 92
Rank change year-on-year +28 -29 -13
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3,533 3,810 5,732
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.26% 2.78% 3.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.34% 7.06% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,357 3,657 5,639
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

.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 42,383 53,972 67,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.09% 39.32% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35,133 44,641 57,432
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,770
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +48 1,293 £57,500 -8.00% 148
South East +16 913 £50,000 +11.11% 126
North of England +18 526 £45,000 - 122
Midlands +72 368 £42,500 - 96
South West +9 291 £42,500 - 65
North West +14 276 £45,000 - 69
Yorkshire +12 225 £45,000 +4.65% 37
West Midlands +75 193 £45,000 +4.05% 51
East Midlands +33 175 £40,000 - 45
East of England +37 136 £50,000 +5.26% 44
North East -11 26 £47,500 +5.56% 16
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3,533 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,216 (91.03%) C#
3 2,074 (58.70%) JavaScript
4 2,033 (57.54%) SQL Server
5 1,946 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1,938 (54.85%) MVC
7 1,849 (52.34%) ASP.NET
8 1,738 (49.19%) Entity Framework
9 1,563 (44.24%) AngularJS
10 1,526 (43.19%) Azure
11 1,421 (40.22%) SQL
12 1,318 (37.31%) Microsoft
13 1,248 (35.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1,213 (34.33%) .NET Core
15 1,192 (33.74%) CSS
16 1,170 (33.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 1,164 (32.95%) HTML
18 1,120 (31.70%) TDD
19 1,063 (30.09%) Scrum
20 924 (26.15%) React
21 714 (20.21%) BDD
22 693 (19.62%) Git (software)
23 682 (19.30%) AWS
24 630 (17.83%) Microservices
25 622 (17.61%) jQuery
26 611 (17.29%) DevOps
27 576 (16.30%) Software Engineering
28 570 (16.13%) TypeScript
29 564 (15.96%) Node.js
29 564 (15.96%) Web Services

.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
1 390 (11.04%) Elasticsearch
2 147 (4.16%) IIS
3 112 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 97 (2.75%) CMS
5 75 (2.12%) EPiServer
6 58 (1.64%) Confluence
7 48 (1.36%) Umbraco
8 43 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
9 33 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (0.65%) NServiceBus
11 20 (0.57%) Kentico
12 19 (0.54%) Sitefinity
13 16 (0.45%) DNN
13 16 (0.45%) Immediacy CMS
14 11 (0.31%) Drupal
14 11 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.25%) TPMS
16 7 (0.20%) Mule
16 7 (0.20%) NetWeaver
17 6 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.057%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.028%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.028%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.028%) InVision
Business Applications
1 62 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.42%) WebTrends
3 8 (0.23%) Elite 3E
3 8 (0.23%) GoldMine
4 7 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
5 5 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.085%) Magento
7 3 (0.085%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.057%) Distributed Ledger
8 2 (0.057%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.028%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.028%) Maximo
9 1 (0.028%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.028%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,526 (43.19%) Azure
2 682 (19.30%) AWS
3 162 (4.59%) SaaS
4 69 (1.95%) Serverless
5 52 (1.47%) GCP
6 50 (1.42%) Office 365
7 45 (1.27%) GitHub
8 42 (1.19%) Power Platform
9 40 (1.13%) PaaS
10 29 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (0.82%) npm
11 21 (0.59%) NuGet
12 19 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
12 19 (0.54%) Azure Functions
13 17 (0.48%) PowerApps
14 16 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
15 15 (0.42%) Microsoft Flow
15 15 (0.42%) ShareGate
16 12 (0.34%) IaaS
17 10 (0.28%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 121 (3.42%) Internet
2 57 (1.61%) HTTP
3 20 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.40%) RTP
5 12 (0.34%) FTP
6 9 (0.25%) Extranet
7 6 (0.17%) Intranet
8 4 (0.11%) DNS
9 3 (0.085%) Network Security
9 3 (0.085%) Skype
10 2 (0.057%) Firewall
10 2 (0.057%) IPv6
10 2 (0.057%) Modbus
10 2 (0.057%) VoIP
11 1 (0.028%) AMQP
11 1 (0.028%) DOCSIS
11 1 (0.028%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.028%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,033 (57.54%) SQL Server
2 415 (11.75%) MongoDB
3 317 (8.97%) SQL Server 2019
4 246 (6.96%) NoSQL
5 213 (6.03%) Relational Database
6 166 (4.70%) SQL Server 2016
7 146 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 141 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 107 (3.03%) MySQL
10 103 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 98 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 91 (2.58%) Azure SQL Database
13 64 (1.81%) Redis
14 47 (1.33%) Cosmos DB
15 38 (1.08%) RDBMS
16 37 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
18 29 (0.82%) Big Data
19 26 (0.74%) SQLite
20 22 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 693 (19.62%) Git (software)
2 524 (14.83%) Visual Studio
3 285 (8.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 258 (7.30%) NUnit
5 196 (5.55%) Selenium
6 168 (4.76%) JIRA
7 136 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 117 (3.31%) TeamCity
9 110 (3.11%) Jenkins
10 109 (3.09%) SpecFlow
11 78 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
12 60 (1.70%) StyleCop
13 53 (1.50%) Jasmine
13 53 (1.50%) MSTest
13 53 (1.50%) Subversion
14 51 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 36 (1.02%) Moq
16 34 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
17 31 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 543 (15.37%) Finance
2 164 (4.64%) Games
3 159 (4.50%) Banking
4 127 (3.59%) Retail
5 88 (2.49%) Legal
6 68 (1.92%) Law
7 66 (1.87%) Marketing
8 52 (1.47%) Aerospace
9 46 (1.30%) Investment Banking
10 45 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 35 (0.99%) Advertising
12 29 (0.82%) Front Office
13 28 (0.79%) Back Office
14 22 (0.62%) Automotive
14 22 (0.62%) Publishing
15 16 (0.45%) Public Sector
16 14 (0.40%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.34%) Military
18 11 (0.31%) Telecoms
19 10 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2,827 (80.02%) Developer
2 1,583 (44.81%) .NET Developer
3 1,188 (33.63%) C# Developer
4 776 (21.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 611 (17.29%) Software Developer
6 500 (14.15%) Senior Developer
7 339 (9.60%) Software Engineer
8 330 (9.34%) Full Stack Developer
9 240 (6.79%) ASP.NET Developer
10 222 (6.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 207 (5.86%) Junior
12 206 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
13 202 (5.72%) C# Software Developer
14 193 (5.46%) Junior Developer
15 164 (4.64%) .NET Software Developer
16 148 (4.19%) Senior Software Developer
17 138 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
18 137 (3.88%) Lead Developer
19 136 (3.85%) SQL Developer
20 129 (3.65%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,533 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,849 (52.34%) ASP.NET
3 1,738 (49.19%) Entity Framework
4 1,563 (44.24%) AngularJS
5 1,248 (35.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1,213 (34.33%) .NET Core
7 1,192 (33.74%) CSS
8 1,170 (33.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,164 (32.95%) HTML
10 924 (26.15%) React
11 622 (17.61%) jQuery
12 564 (15.96%) Node.js
12 564 (15.96%) Web Services
13 540 (15.28%) Vue.js
14 450 (12.74%) WCF
15 427 (12.09%) RESTful
16 389 (11.01%) REST
17 305 (8.63%) XML
18 291 (8.24%) HTML5
19 276 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 371 (10.50%) Greenfield Project
2 162 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 134 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
4 119 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
5 96 (2.72%) User Experience
6 93 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 43 (1.22%) Tandem
8 42 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 32 (0.91%) Reinsurance
10 30 (0.85%) Cloud Native
11 28 (0.79%) Algorithms
12 27 (0.76%) N-Tier
13 26 (0.74%) Virtual Team
14 25 (0.71%) Data Structures
15 24 (0.68%) Client/Server
16 22 (0.62%) Hedge funds
17 18 (0.51%) Data Centre
18 16 (0.45%) Private Cloud
18 16 (0.45%) Social Network
19 15 (0.42%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 409 (11.58%) Windows
2 108 (3.06%) Android
3 79 (2.24%) Apple iOS
4 63 (1.78%) Linux
5 46 (1.30%) Windows Server
6 29 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
8 7 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.17%) CentOS
9 6 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.11%) Unix
11 3 (0.085%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.085%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.085%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.057%) VxWorks
12 2 (0.057%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.028%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,946 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1,938 (54.85%) MVC
3 1,120 (31.70%) TDD
4 1,063 (30.09%) Scrum
5 714 (20.21%) BDD
6 630 (17.83%) Microservices
7 611 (17.29%) DevOps
8 576 (16.30%) Software Engineering
9 499 (14.12%) Web Application Development
10 432 (12.23%) Kanban
11 431 (12.20%) Unit Testing
12 427 (12.09%) Test Automation
13 408 (11.55%) Web Development
14 388 (10.98%) OO
15 363 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
16 333 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
17 297 (8.41%) SDLC
18 280 (7.93%) SOLID
19 202 (5.72%) Fintech
19 202 (5.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3,216 (91.03%) C#
2 2,074 (58.70%) JavaScript
3 1,421 (40.22%) SQL
4 570 (16.13%) TypeScript
5 483 (13.67%) T-SQL
6 180 (5.09%) VB.NET
7 160 (4.53%) Java
8 155 (4.39%) PowerShell
9 141 (3.99%) Python
10 135 (3.82%) Ruby
11 114 (3.23%) C++
12 95 (2.69%) VB
13 60 (1.70%) C
14 54 (1.53%) PHP
15 44 (1.25%) VB6
15 44 (1.25%) XPath
16 25 (0.71%) XAML
17 24 (0.68%) ES6
18 20 (0.57%) Bash Shell
19 19 (0.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 372 (10.53%) Degree
2 104 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 83 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 40 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 33 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 20 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 20 (0.57%) ISEB
7 20 (0.57%) MCP
7 20 (0.57%) Postgraduate
8 14 (0.40%) HND
8 14 (0.40%) MCSD
9 12 (0.34%) MCAD
10 8 (0.23%) SANS
11 7 (0.20%) MCTS
12 6 (0.17%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.17%) MCPD
12 6 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 5 (0.14%) CIW
14 4 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (5.38%) QA
2 46 (1.30%) GDPR
3 32 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (0.88%) DICOM
5 16 (0.45%) SLA
6 11 (0.31%) COBIT
6 11 (0.31%) NIST
7 6 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.17%) PMO
8 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.085%) COSO
9 3 (0.085%) HL7
10 2 (0.057%) WCAG
11 1 (0.028%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.028%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.028%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 240 (6.79%) Docker
2 42 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.20%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.028%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.028%) LXC
6 1 (0.028%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 122 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 45 (1.27%) Terraform
3 17 (0.48%) HP ALM
4 12 (0.34%) Puppet
5 9 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
7 7 (0.20%) Kibana
7 7 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.14%) Ansible
8 5 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.11%) MIIS
10 3 (0.085%) SCCM
11 1 (0.028%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.028%) Mesos
11 1 (0.028%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,318 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 142 (4.02%) Xamarin
3 111 (3.14%) Oracle
4 58 (1.64%) Google
5 53 (1.50%) Sitecore
6 45 (1.27%) SAP
7 27 (0.76%) IBM
8 24 (0.68%) HP
9 20 (0.57%) DevExpress
9 20 (0.57%) WorldPay
10 19 (0.54%) Atlassian
11 18 (0.51%) Facebook
11 18 (0.51%) FIS
11 18 (0.51%) Solace
12 16 (0.45%) Alterian
13 15 (0.42%) TOWER Software
13 15 (0.42%) VMware
14 14 (0.40%) YouTube
15 12 (0.34%) MuleSoft
16 11 (0.31%) Perforce