Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 18,376 25,364 25,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.82% 15.74% 16.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.19% 38.65% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16,007 22,512 23,491
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% -

.NET 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 50,771 65,632 66,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.19% 40.74% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 42,004 55,259 56,273
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in England

.NET
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in England.

Salary trend for .NET in England

.NET
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in England over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET in England

.NET
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. 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 -2 6,724 £65,000 +8.33% 699
South East 0 4,389 £45,000 - 584
North of England +1 2,870 £44,000 +3.53% 698
Midlands 0 1,796 £42,500 - 454
South West -1 1,606 £42,500 - 254
North West -1 1,481 £45,000 +5.88% 419
Yorkshire +1 1,185 £42,500 - 235
West Midlands 0 1,078 £45,000 +5.88% 245
East of England -5 957 £47,500 +3.26% 200
East Midlands -1 713 £40,000 -1.23% 209
North East -2 205 £43,500 +2.35% 44
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT jobs citing .NET 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.

1 15,320 (83.37%) C#
2 8,953 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 8,433 (45.89%) ASP.NET
4 8,243 (44.86%) JavaScript
5 7,824 (42.58%) SQL
6 7,813 (42.52%) SQL Server
7 7,104 (38.66%) MVC
8 5,525 (30.07%) HTML
9 5,320 (28.95%) Microsoft
10 5,127 (27.90%) CSS
11 5,110 (27.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 4,365 (23.75%) AngularJS
13 4,127 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3,609 (19.64%) .NET Framework
15 3,476 (18.92%) TDD
16 3,433 (18.68%) Finance
17 3,399 (18.50%) ASP.NET Web API
18 3,241 (17.64%) Software Engineering
19 3,133 (17.05%) Scrum
20 2,635 (14.34%) .NET Core
21 2,601 (14.15%) jQuery
22 2,511 (13.66%) Degree
23 2,477 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
24 2,401 (13.07%) DevOps
25 2,394 (13.03%) Web Services
26 2,284 (12.43%) Java
27 2,221 (12.09%) Git (software)
28 2,077 (11.30%) React
29 1,947 (10.60%) Windows
30 1,905 (10.37%) Continuous Integration

.NET
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
1 775 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 705 (3.84%) IIS
3 469 (2.55%) CMS
4 366 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 341 (1.86%) Umbraco
6 284 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
7 267 (1.45%) Confluence
8 152 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 128 (0.70%) Apache
10 119 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
11 96 (0.52%) Apache Spark
12 88 (0.48%) EPiServer
13 73 (0.40%) NServiceBus
14 72 (0.39%) Kentico
15 58 (0.32%) WordPress
16 56 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 54 (0.29%) Drupal
17 54 (0.29%) Tomcat
18 50 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
19 49 (0.27%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 223 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
2 204 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 92 (0.50%) Chatbot
4 46 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 41 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
6 17 (0.093%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.065%) Sketch
9 11 (0.060%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 10 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (0.049%) AutoCAD
11 9 (0.049%) Maple
12 8 (0.044%) GIMP
12 8 (0.044%) S-PLUS
13 7 (0.038%) EngageOne
13 7 (0.038%) InfoPath
13 7 (0.038%) Zeplin
14 5 (0.027%) HipChat
14 5 (0.027%) InVision
Business Applications
1 533 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 108 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 58 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 50 (0.27%) Markit EDM
5 49 (0.27%) Front Arena
5 49 (0.27%) thinkFolio
6 23 (0.13%) Magento
7 20 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 19 (0.10%) NetSuite
9 17 (0.093%) Sage CRM
10 14 (0.076%) Distributed Ledger
11 13 (0.071%) SAP ERP
12 10 (0.054%) nopCommerce
13 9 (0.049%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 7 (0.038%) Carpe Diem
14 7 (0.038%) Q-Pulse
14 7 (0.038%) WebTrends
15 6 (0.033%) Dynamics GP
16 5 (0.027%) SAP CO
16 5 (0.027%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5,110 (27.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,477 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
3 746 (4.06%) SaaS
4 377 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 366 (1.99%) Serverless
6 350 (1.90%) PaaS
7 324 (1.76%) Power Platform
8 279 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
9 256 (1.39%) GitHub
10 233 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
11 212 (1.15%) Office 365
12 163 (0.89%) npm
13 139 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
13 139 (0.76%) IaaS
14 113 (0.61%) Azure Functions
15 100 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
16 89 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
17 83 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
18 78 (0.42%) PowerApps
19 76 (0.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 315 (1.71%) Internet
2 139 (0.76%) HTTP
3 136 (0.74%) Broadband
4 120 (0.65%) Firewall
5 110 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 70 (0.38%) DNS
7 58 (0.32%) Intranet
8 50 (0.27%) WAN
9 49 (0.27%) Network Security
10 45 (0.24%) LAN
11 42 (0.23%) SMTP
12 35 (0.19%) HTTPS
13 33 (0.18%) Wireless
14 31 (0.17%) FTP
15 30 (0.16%) SSL
16 19 (0.10%) DHCP
16 19 (0.10%) Ethernet
16 19 (0.10%) VoIP
17 18 (0.098%) VPN
17 18 (0.098%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7,813 (42.52%) SQL Server
2 1,030 (5.61%) NoSQL
3 887 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 856 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 829 (4.51%) Relational Database
6 761 (4.14%) SQL Server 2016
7 609 (3.31%) MySQL
8 578 (3.15%) MongoDB
9 391 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 360 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
11 351 (1.91%) Big Data
12 337 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
13 325 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 315 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 273 (1.49%) Power BI
16 259 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
17 211 (1.15%) RDBMS
17 211 (1.15%) Redis
18 198 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
19 182 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2,221 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 1,818 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 1,421 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 841 (4.58%) JIRA
5 646 (3.52%) TeamCity
6 644 (3.50%) Selenium
7 599 (3.26%) Jenkins
8 517 (2.81%) Visual Studio Team System
9 498 (2.71%) NUnit
10 472 (2.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 307 (1.67%) SpecFlow
11 307 (1.67%) Subversion
12 212 (1.15%) Bitbucket
13 207 (1.13%) Cucumber
14 174 (0.95%) webpack
15 171 (0.93%) WebDriver
16 163 (0.89%) gulp
17 154 (0.84%) MSTest
18 146 (0.79%) Moq
19 133 (0.72%) SoapUI
General
1 3,433 (18.68%) Finance
2 909 (4.95%) Banking
3 717 (3.90%) Retail
4 658 (3.58%) Marketing
5 520 (2.83%) Games
6 319 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 300 (1.63%) Front Office
8 293 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 254 (1.38%) Advertising
10 184 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 161 (0.88%) Back Office
12 155 (0.84%) Law
13 131 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 131 (0.71%) Legal
14 112 (0.61%) Electronics
15 54 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 50 (0.27%) Aerospace
17 47 (0.26%) Automotive
17 47 (0.26%) Publishing
18 39 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12,688 (69.05%) Developer
2 7,115 (38.72%) .NET Developer
3 5,324 (28.97%) C# Developer
4 3,617 (19.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 2,765 (15.05%) Software Developer
6 2,204 (11.99%) Senior Developer
7 1,360 (7.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1,320 (7.18%) Software Engineer
9 1,201 (6.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1,198 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1,139 (6.20%) C# Software Developer
12 1,137 (6.19%) .NET Software Developer
13 985 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
14 949 (5.16%) Junior
15 877 (4.77%) SQL Developer
16 872 (4.75%) Architect
17 868 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 827 (4.50%) Junior Developer
19 807 (4.39%) Senior C# Developer
20 723 (3.93%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8,433 (45.89%) ASP.NET
2 5,525 (30.07%) HTML
3 5,127 (27.90%) CSS
4 4,365 (23.75%) AngularJS
5 4,127 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3,609 (19.64%) .NET Framework
7 3,399 (18.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2,635 (14.34%) .NET Core
9 2,601 (14.15%) jQuery
10 2,394 (13.03%) Web Services
11 2,077 (11.30%) React
12 1,869 (10.17%) WCF
13 1,663 (9.05%) Entity Framework
14 1,614 (8.78%) RESTful
15 1,575 (8.57%) HTML5
16 1,545 (8.41%) XML
17 1,497 (8.15%) REST
18 1,139 (6.20%) Node.js
19 1,108 (6.03%) WPF
20 1,092 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1,745 (9.50%) Greenfield Project
2 965 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 759 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
4 703 (3.83%) User Experience
5 585 (3.18%) Mobile App
6 464 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
7 329 (1.79%) Hedge funds
8 289 (1.57%) Algorithms
9 227 (1.24%) Fixed Income
10 223 (1.21%) Derivative
11 207 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 196 (1.07%) Equities
13 169 (0.92%) Robotics
14 153 (0.83%) Management Information System
15 147 (0.80%) Data Structures
16 134 (0.73%) Client/Server
16 134 (0.73%) N-Tier
17 105 (0.57%) Cloud Native
17 105 (0.57%) Data Centre
18 86 (0.47%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1,947 (10.60%) Windows
2 910 (4.95%) Linux
3 510 (2.78%) Android
4 395 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 356 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 127 (0.69%) Unix
7 70 (0.38%) Windows 10
8 56 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 47 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (0.17%) CentOS
13 26 (0.14%) Ubuntu
14 24 (0.13%) Windows 8
15 23 (0.13%) Mac OS
16 14 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
17 12 (0.065%) Fedora
17 12 (0.065%) SUSE
18 11 (0.060%) Windows Server 2003
19 8 (0.044%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8,953 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 7,104 (38.66%) MVC
3 3,476 (18.92%) TDD
4 3,241 (17.64%) Software Engineering
5 3,133 (17.05%) Scrum
6 2,401 (13.07%) DevOps
7 1,905 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
8 1,782 (9.70%) Web Development
9 1,744 (9.49%) SDLC
10 1,729 (9.41%) OO
11 1,717 (9.34%) Microservices
11 1,717 (9.34%) Test Automation
12 1,627 (8.85%) Problem-Solving
13 1,581 (8.60%) Unit Testing
14 1,514 (8.24%) BDD
15 1,406 (7.65%) Computer Science
16 1,274 (6.93%) Mentoring
17 1,116 (6.07%) SOLID
18 999 (5.44%) Fintech
19 934 (5.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15,320 (83.37%) C#
2 8,243 (44.86%) JavaScript
3 7,824 (42.58%) SQL
4 2,284 (12.43%) Java
5 1,736 (9.45%) T-SQL
6 1,150 (6.26%) Python
7 1,110 (6.04%) VB.NET
8 949 (5.16%) C++
9 927 (5.04%) TypeScript
10 726 (3.95%) PowerShell
11 576 (3.13%) PHP
12 463 (2.52%) VB
13 419 (2.28%) C
14 394 (2.14%) Ruby
15 261 (1.42%) VBA
16 259 (1.41%) PL/SQL
17 157 (0.85%) ES6
18 152 (0.83%) Scala
19 144 (0.78%) R
20 142 (0.77%) F#
Qualifications
1 2,511 (13.66%) Degree
2 670 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 374 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 264 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 241 (1.31%) SC Cleared
6 104 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 86 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
8 78 (0.42%) Master's Degree
9 74 (0.40%) HND
10 58 (0.32%) MCSE
11 54 (0.29%) ISEB
12 51 (0.28%) DV Cleared
13 49 (0.27%) PhD
14 41 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
15 37 (0.20%) AWS Certification
16 36 (0.20%) CISSP
17 35 (0.19%) MCSD
18 34 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
19 33 (0.18%) PMI Certification
20 32 (0.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 954 (5.19%) QA
2 122 (0.66%) GDPR
3 88 (0.48%) SLA
4 41 (0.22%) WAI
5 34 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 33 (0.18%) DICOM
7 28 (0.15%) PMO
8 24 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (0.098%) PCI DSS
10 14 (0.076%) MiFID
11 13 (0.071%) HL7
11 13 (0.071%) IFRS
11 13 (0.071%) IFRS 9
12 10 (0.054%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 10 (0.054%) ISO 9001
13 7 (0.038%) GAMP
13 7 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 6 (0.033%) HIPAA
15 5 (0.027%) COBIT
15 5 (0.027%) NCSC
System Software
1 1,160 (6.31%) Docker
2 284 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 106 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 88 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 29 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 23 (0.13%) XenApp
7 19 (0.10%) Firmware
8 18 (0.098%) LXC
8 18 (0.098%) vSphere
9 13 (0.071%) Apache Flume
10 12 (0.065%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 12 (0.065%) Varnish
11 10 (0.054%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (0.038%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.022%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.016%) HDFS
14 3 (0.016%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.016%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.016%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.016%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 647 (3.52%) Kubernetes
2 280 (1.52%) Ansible
3 235 (1.28%) Terraform
4 231 (1.26%) Puppet
5 181 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
6 80 (0.44%) Kibana
7 42 (0.23%) Grafana
8 39 (0.21%) SCCM
9 35 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
10 33 (0.18%) Packer
11 31 (0.17%) logstash
12 30 (0.16%) Nagios
12 30 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
13 25 (0.14%) SCOM
14 24 (0.13%) CA Service Virtualization
14 24 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
15 22 (0.12%) Rancher
16 17 (0.093%) Prometheus
17 16 (0.087%) Control-M
18 15 (0.082%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5,320 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 1,064 (5.79%) Oracle
3 510 (2.78%) Google
4 401 (2.18%) Xamarin
5 336 (1.83%) Sitecore
6 263 (1.43%) SAP
7 169 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 162 (0.88%) IBM
9 127 (0.69%) VMware
10 118 (0.64%) Atlassian
11 96 (0.52%) DevExpress
12 91 (0.50%) Tableau
13 85 (0.46%) Facebook
14 80 (0.44%) Nintex
15 72 (0.39%) Blue Prism
16 65 (0.35%) Pega
17 63 (0.34%) Charles River
18 60 (0.33%) Red Hat
19 58 (0.32%) SimCorp
20 57 (0.31%) UiPath