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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > England
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 24 16 13
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 13,808 11,385 8,189
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 9.71% 11.26% 14.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.91% 27.56% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8,102 8,832 7,132
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

.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 53,285 41,316 23,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.46% 40.84% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25,918 27,266 19,992
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in England

.NET
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in England.

Salary trend for .NET in England

.NET
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in England over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London -13 6,016 £75,000 +7.14% 616
South East -5 2,523 £55,000 +4.76% 267
North of England +2 2,191 £52,500 +10.53% 318
Midlands -7 1,329 £50,000 +5.26% 243
North West 0 1,160 £54,590 +9.18% 171
South West -2 1,056 £52,500 +11.70% 147
Yorkshire +5 851 £52,500 +16.67% 102
West Midlands -10 780 £55,000 +13.40% 127
East Midlands +2 545 £50,000 +11.11% 115
East of England -11 530 £55,000 - 112
North East +2 183 £48,000 +17.50% 46
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 10,311 (74.67%) C#
2 7,598 (55.03%) Agile
3 7,208 (52.20%) Azure
4 6,126 (44.37%) JavaScript
5 5,987 (43.36%) SQL
6 4,718 (34.17%) .NET Core
7 4,531 (32.81%) Software Engineering
8 4,508 (32.65%) SQL Server
9 4,280 (31.00%) DevOps
10 4,082 (29.56%) HTML
11 4,057 (29.38%) Microsoft
12 3,890 (28.17%) CSS
13 3,699 (26.79%) ASP.NET
14 3,538 (25.62%) React
15 3,494 (25.30%) Finance
16 3,444 (24.94%) Social Skills
17 3,406 (24.67%) Git (software)
18 3,364 (24.36%) MVC
18 3,364 (24.36%) .NET Framework
19 3,288 (23.81%) AWS
20 3,206 (23.22%) AngularJS
21 2,936 (21.26%) CI/CD
22 2,718 (19.68%) Scrum
23 2,704 (19.58%) Microservices
24 2,657 (19.24%) Java
25 2,616 (18.95%) Full Stack Development
26 2,458 (17.80%) Docker
27 2,357 (17.07%) TDD
28 2,289 (16.58%) Azure DevOps
29 2,240 (16.22%) Test Automation

.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
1 400 (2.90%) Umbraco
2 390 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 348 (2.52%) CMS
4 304 (2.20%) IIS
5 242 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 237 (1.72%) Confluence
7 129 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
8 98 (0.71%) Apache
9 64 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 54 (0.39%) EPiServer
11 53 (0.38%) Drupal
12 40 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
13 38 (0.28%) Joomla!
13 38 (0.28%) WordPress
14 31 (0.22%) OpenEdge
14 31 (0.22%) OpenStack
15 30 (0.22%) Kentico
15 30 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
16 29 (0.21%) Jetty
17 27 (0.20%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 188 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
2 147 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 26 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (0.12%) Campfire
7 14 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 11 (0.080%) Chatbot
9 9 (0.065%) MS Visio
10 8 (0.058%) Maple
11 7 (0.051%) Sketch
12 6 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (0.043%) InVision
13 5 (0.036%) Microsoft Project
14 4 (0.029%) Revit
15 3 (0.022%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.022%) PaintShop Pro
16 1 (0.007%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 224 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
3 46 (0.33%) Academy Housing
4 35 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 29 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 25 (0.18%) Maximo
7 15 (0.11%) NetSuite
8 14 (0.10%) Shopify
9 12 (0.087%) Distributed Ledger
9 12 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 12 (0.087%) thinkFolio
10 10 (0.072%) Magento
11 8 (0.058%) Adobe Campaign
12 7 (0.051%) JDE OneWorld
12 7 (0.051%) SAP PA-EC
13 6 (0.043%) DELMIA
13 6 (0.043%) Teamcenter
14 5 (0.036%) Acoustic Campaign
14 5 (0.036%) WebTrends
14 5 (0.036%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7,208 (52.20%) Azure
2 3,288 (23.81%) AWS
3 2,289 (16.58%) Azure DevOps
4 1,407 (10.19%) Serverless
5 1,002 (7.26%) SaaS
6 944 (6.84%) Azure Service Bus
7 827 (5.99%) GCP
8 671 (4.86%) Azure Functions
9 541 (3.92%) Power Platform
10 534 (3.87%) GitHub
11 507 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
12 476 (3.45%) PaaS
13 444 (3.22%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 333 (2.41%) Dynamics 365
15 318 (2.30%) OpenShift
16 240 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
17 195 (1.41%) Cloud Functions
18 194 (1.40%) Amazon S3
19 193 (1.40%) Azure Data Factory
20 188 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 702 (5.08%) HTTP
2 408 (2.95%) SSL
3 333 (2.41%) Internet
4 69 (0.50%) DNS
5 56 (0.41%) Firewall
6 48 (0.35%) Broadband
7 45 (0.33%) VPN
8 31 (0.22%) MQTT
8 31 (0.22%) TCP/IP
9 28 (0.20%) DHCP
9 28 (0.20%) WAN
9 28 (0.20%) Wireless
10 27 (0.20%) Intranet
11 23 (0.17%) LAN
12 22 (0.16%) Network Security
12 22 (0.16%) VoIP
13 17 (0.12%) WebEx
14 15 (0.11%) FTP
15 14 (0.10%) Multicast
15 14 (0.10%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,508 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 1,437 (10.41%) NoSQL
3 729 (5.28%) Relational Database
4 676 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
5 675 (4.89%) MySQL
6 645 (4.67%) MongoDB
7 367 (2.66%) Power BI
8 328 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 284 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 261 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
11 260 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
12 249 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 248 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
14 234 (1.69%) Redis
15 224 (1.62%) Big Data
16 202 (1.46%) DynamoDB
17 199 (1.44%) RDBMS
18 195 (1.41%) Flink
19 173 (1.25%) Data Lake
20 112 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3,406 (24.67%) Git (software)
2 735 (5.32%) JIRA
3 729 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 714 (5.17%) Visual Studio
5 615 (4.45%) TeamCity
6 605 (4.38%) Selenium
7 559 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
8 533 (3.86%) Jenkins
9 375 (2.72%) NUnit
10 355 (2.57%) SpecFlow
11 303 (2.19%) Subversion
12 237 (1.72%) Maven
13 207 (1.50%) Postman
14 205 (1.48%) Gradle
15 201 (1.46%) Ant
16 191 (1.38%) Bitbucket
16 191 (1.38%) Cypress.io
17 162 (1.17%) Moq
18 147 (1.06%) MSTest
19 131 (0.95%) Cucumber
General
1 3,494 (25.30%) Finance
2 3,444 (24.94%) Social Skills
3 1,118 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
4 813 (5.89%) Marketing
5 700 (5.07%) Manufacturing
6 653 (4.73%) Retail
7 613 (4.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 559 (4.05%) Banking
9 450 (3.26%) Public Sector
10 383 (2.77%) Games
11 322 (2.33%) Front Office
12 284 (2.06%) Legal
13 236 (1.71%) Law
14 164 (1.19%) Back Office
14 164 (1.19%) Organisational Skills
15 137 (0.99%) Local Government
16 134 (0.97%) Presentation Skills
17 126 (0.91%) Publishing
18 121 (0.88%) Automotive
19 119 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7,693 (55.71%) Developer
2 3,427 (24.82%) .NET Developer
3 2,540 (18.40%) Software Engineer
4 2,039 (14.77%) C# Developer
5 1,885 (13.65%) Software Developer
6 1,856 (13.44%) Senior Developer
7 1,137 (8.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 979 (7.09%) Full Stack Developer
9 938 (6.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 729 (5.28%) .NET Software Developer
11 673 (4.87%) Senior Software Engineer
12 547 (3.96%) Architect
13 482 (3.49%) C# Software Developer
14 475 (3.44%) Senior Software Developer
15 461 (3.34%) .NET Software Engineer
16 381 (2.76%) Senior C# Developer
17 361 (2.61%) C# Software Engineer
18 355 (2.57%) Technical Leader
19 324 (2.35%) Lead Developer
20 309 (2.24%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,718 (34.17%) .NET Core
2 4,082 (29.56%) HTML
3 3,890 (28.17%) CSS
4 3,699 (26.79%) ASP.NET
5 3,538 (25.62%) React
6 3,364 (24.36%) .NET Framework
7 3,206 (23.22%) AngularJS
8 1,626 (11.78%) Entity Framework
9 1,473 (10.67%) Node.js
10 1,399 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1,395 (10.10%) jQuery
12 1,308 (9.47%) RESTful
13 1,282 (9.28%) REST
14 984 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 894 (6.47%) HTML5
16 853 (6.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 779 (5.64%) Web Services
18 759 (5.50%) Vue.js
19 635 (4.60%) ASP.NET Core
20 617 (4.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 890 (6.45%) User Experience
2 844 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
3 600 (4.35%) Cloud Native
4 540 (3.91%) Mobile App
5 420 (3.04%) Life Science
6 398 (2.88%) Algorithms
7 367 (2.66%) Data Structures
8 353 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 341 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
10 316 (2.29%) Virtual Team
11 289 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 260 (1.88%) Public Cloud
13 242 (1.75%) Derivative
14 241 (1.75%) Fixed Income
15 229 (1.66%) Equities
16 225 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
17 202 (1.46%) Hedge funds
18 170 (1.23%) Management Information System
19 159 (1.15%) Legacy Systems
20 155 (1.12%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1,029 (7.45%) Windows
2 889 (6.44%) Android
3 765 (5.54%) Apple iOS
4 674 (4.88%) Linux
5 307 (2.22%) Unix
6 187 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 59 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
8 41 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 27 (0.20%) Windows 10
11 26 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (0.14%) VMS
13 13 (0.094%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.080%) CentOS
14 11 (0.080%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.080%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.065%) Amazon Linux
15 9 (0.065%) OpenVMS
15 9 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.058%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,598 (55.03%) Agile
2 4,531 (32.81%) Software Engineering
3 4,280 (31.00%) DevOps
4 3,364 (24.36%) MVC
5 2,936 (21.26%) CI/CD
6 2,718 (19.68%) Scrum
7 2,704 (19.58%) Microservices
8 2,616 (18.95%) Full Stack Development
9 2,357 (17.07%) TDD
10 2,240 (16.22%) Test Automation
11 1,980 (14.34%) Problem-Solving
12 1,695 (12.28%) Mentoring
13 1,522 (11.02%) Unit Testing
14 1,342 (9.72%) Web Development
15 1,311 (9.49%) SDLC
16 1,310 (9.49%) Fintech
17 1,201 (8.70%) BDD
18 1,188 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
19 1,133 (8.21%) Computer Science
20 1,101 (7.97%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10,311 (74.67%) C#
2 6,126 (44.37%) JavaScript
3 5,987 (43.36%) SQL
4 2,657 (19.24%) Java
5 1,991 (14.42%) Python
6 1,595 (11.55%) TypeScript
7 1,148 (8.31%) T-SQL
8 993 (7.19%) PowerShell
9 813 (5.89%) Ruby
10 626 (4.53%) Go
11 524 (3.79%) PHP
12 466 (3.37%) C++
13 401 (2.90%) VB.NET
14 280 (2.03%) Shell Script
15 277 (2.01%) Scala
16 257 (1.86%) Perl
17 240 (1.74%) Bash
18 209 (1.51%) Kotlin
19 198 (1.43%) C
20 192 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,506 (10.91%) Degree
2 587 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 447 (3.24%) Security Cleared
4 272 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 234 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 92 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
7 59 (0.43%) Master's Degree
8 55 (0.40%) DV Cleared
9 49 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 46 (0.33%) DBS Check
11 43 (0.31%) PMI Certification
12 38 (0.28%) ISEB
13 36 (0.26%) AWS Certification
14 32 (0.23%) MCPD
15 30 (0.22%) CISSP
16 29 (0.21%) MCSD
17 26 (0.19%) MCSE
18 20 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 15 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,343 (9.73%) QA
2 146 (1.06%) Accessibility
3 88 (0.64%) SLA
4 80 (0.58%) GDPR
5 56 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 34 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 31 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 28 (0.20%) GRC
9 27 (0.20%) WCAG
10 21 (0.15%) HL7
11 16 (0.12%) FATCA
12 13 (0.094%) ISO 9001
13 10 (0.072%) PMO
14 9 (0.065%) MiFID
14 9 (0.065%) NIST
14 9 (0.065%) PSD2
15 8 (0.058%) GxP
16 7 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 7 (0.051%) WAI
17 4 (0.029%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 2,458 (17.80%) Docker
2 170 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 59 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.14%) vSphere
7 11 (0.080%) Firmware
7 11 (0.080%) XenApp
8 9 (0.065%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 7 (0.051%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.022%) Ceph
10 3 (0.022%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.022%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.007%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.007%) vCloud
11 1 (0.007%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.007%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,809 (13.10%) Kubernetes
2 1,218 (8.82%) Terraform
3 233 (1.69%) Ansible
4 99 (0.72%) Grafana
5 82 (0.59%) Kibana
6 81 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
7 59 (0.43%) Prometheus
8 55 (0.40%) Puppet
9 46 (0.33%) MIIS
10 34 (0.25%) ZABBIX
11 30 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
12 24 (0.17%) Istio
12 24 (0.17%) logstash
12 24 (0.17%) Opsgenie
13 23 (0.17%) HAProxy
13 23 (0.17%) Pingdom
14 22 (0.16%) HP Fortify
15 20 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
15 20 (0.14%) Packer
16 19 (0.14%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4,057 (29.38%) Microsoft
2 778 (5.63%) Google
3 683 (4.95%) Xamarin
4 663 (4.80%) Oracle
5 218 (1.58%) Sitecore
6 159 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 155 (1.12%) Databricks
8 115 (0.83%) SAP
9 102 (0.74%) Samsung
10 86 (0.62%) Bloomberg
11 69 (0.50%) ANSYS
12 68 (0.49%) TrueLayer
13 67 (0.49%) Splunk
14 63 (0.46%) VMware
15 60 (0.43%) Trayport
16 59 (0.43%) New Relic
17 56 (0.41%) FIS
18 53 (0.38%) Revolut
19 50 (0.36%) Sage
20 48 (0.35%) LexisNexis