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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 13527 14531 17182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.15% 15.73% 16.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.32% 40.10% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11999 13180 15352
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,440 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34401 36236 39930
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.07% 39.22% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29078 31860 34496
Median salary £47,500 £45,709 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.91% +1.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 4589 £57,500 +4.54% 592
South East 0 2718 £42,500 - 368
North West 0 1434 £40,000 - 218
East of England +3 1247 £45,000 +2.27% 158
West Midlands +2 1019 £40,000 +6.66% 133
South West +1 988 £40,000 - 131
Yorkshire -5 906 £40,000 - 143
East Midlands -2 509 £42,500 +6.25% 112
North East 0 128 £35,000 - 21
Midlands +7 1 - - 247
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing .NET 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.

1 21348 (81.93%) C#
2 14020 (53.81%) ASP.NET
3 13597 (52.18%) SQL Server
4 12968 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
5 12193 (46.79%) MVC
6 11527 (44.24%) JavaScript
7 10972 (42.11%) SQL
8 9489 (36.42%) HTML
9 8484 (32.56%) CSS
10 8020 (30.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7687 (29.50%) Microsoft
12 6411 (24.60%) TDD
13 6141 (23.57%) AngularJS
14 5585 (21.43%) .NET Framework
15 5154 (19.78%) Finance
16 4860 (18.65%) jQuery
17 4851 (18.62%) ASP.NET Web API
18 4511 (17.31%) Scrum
19 4403 (16.90%) WCF
20 3683 (14.13%) Web Services
21 3620 (13.89%) Web Development
22 3498 (13.42%) Degree
23 3388 (13.00%) Java
24 3301 (12.67%) Microsoft Azure
25 3289 (12.62%) OO
26 3182 (12.21%) Windows
27 3137 (12.04%) BDD
28 3108 (11.93%) HTML5
29 3081 (11.82%) Software Engineering
30 3006 (11.54%) Entity Framework

.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 1243 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 1179 (4.52%) CMS
3 1148 (4.41%) IIS
4 596 (2.29%) Umbraco
5 540 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
6 478 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
7 421 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 295 (1.13%) Apache
9 269 (1.03%) EPiServer
10 258 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 207 (0.79%) WebSphere
12 179 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 161 (0.62%) Confluence
14 143 (0.55%) Kentico
15 139 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
16 134 (0.51%) Apache Spark
16 134 (0.51%) NServiceBus
17 121 (0.46%) Tomcat
18 120 (0.46%) WordPress
19 105 (0.40%) Drupal
Applications
1 501 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 397 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 131 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 77 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 55 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 44 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 43 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
8 27 (0.10%) InfoPath
9 20 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
10 16 (0.061%) Chatbot
11 13 (0.050%) HipChat
12 11 (0.042%) GIMP
12 11 (0.042%) SPSS
13 9 (0.035%) Fireworks
14 5 (0.019%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 5 (0.019%) Simulink
15 4 (0.015%) SOLIDWORKS
15 4 (0.015%) XMetaL
16 2 (0.008%) InDesign
16 2 (0.008%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 741 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 225 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 130 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 93 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 60 (0.23%) Maximo
6 48 (0.18%) Aligne
7 36 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 34 (0.13%) Magento
9 29 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
9 29 (0.11%) Visualfiles
10 24 (0.092%) Endur
11 18 (0.069%) SDL Web 8
12 14 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.046%) Sage 200
13 12 (0.046%) Siebel CRM
14 11 (0.042%) Eloqua
14 11 (0.042%) NetSuite
15 10 (0.038%) Movex
15 10 (0.038%) Oracle BPM
15 10 (0.038%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3301 (12.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1802 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 884 (3.39%) SaaS
4 287 (1.10%) Office 365
5 278 (1.07%) GitHub
6 241 (0.92%) PaaS
7 154 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 112 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
9 98 (0.38%) Google Play
10 95 (0.36%) IaaS
11 93 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
12 92 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
13 56 (0.21%) Force.com
14 49 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
15 46 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
16 45 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
17 42 (0.16%) Google Analytics
18 40 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
19 37 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
20 35 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 679 (2.61%) Internet
2 402 (1.54%) HTTP
3 241 (0.92%) Intranet
4 223 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 152 (0.58%) Firewall
6 149 (0.57%) DNS
7 111 (0.43%) Broadband
8 66 (0.25%) Skype
9 54 (0.21%) Network Security
10 52 (0.20%) SSL
11 46 (0.18%) DHCP
12 40 (0.15%) FTP
12 40 (0.15%) SAN
12 40 (0.15%) Wireless
13 39 (0.15%) Ethernet
14 36 (0.14%) LAN
14 36 (0.14%) WAN
15 33 (0.13%) SMTP
16 29 (0.11%) Extranet
16 29 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13597 (52.18%) SQL Server
2 1868 (7.17%) NoSQL
3 1756 (6.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 1486 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1486 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1221 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1155 (4.43%) Relational Database
7 1085 (4.16%) MongoDB
8 957 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 907 (3.48%) MySQL
10 884 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
11 578 (2.22%) Big Data
12 574 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 476 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
14 363 (1.39%) Redis
15 340 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
16 302 (1.16%) RDBMS
17 299 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
18 256 (0.98%) Hadoop
19 255 (0.98%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2852 (10.95%) Visual Studio
2 2536 (9.73%) Git (software)
3 2344 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1573 (6.04%) NUnit
5 1232 (4.73%) TeamCity
6 907 (3.48%) Subversion
7 875 (3.36%) Selenium
8 764 (2.93%) JIRA
9 610 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
10 604 (2.32%) Moq
11 574 (2.20%) Jenkins
11 574 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
12 511 (1.96%) SpecFlow
13 475 (1.82%) MSTest
14 273 (1.05%) MSBuild
15 231 (0.89%) Jasmine
16 211 (0.81%) WebDriver
17 199 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 182 (0.70%) gulp
19 166 (0.64%) Protractor
General
1 5154 (19.78%) Finance
2 1723 (6.61%) Banking
3 1095 (4.20%) Retail
4 1029 (3.95%) Marketing
5 693 (2.66%) Games
6 581 (2.23%) Advertising
6 581 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 552 (2.12%) Investment Banking
8 448 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 394 (1.51%) Legal
10 366 (1.40%) Electronics
11 304 (1.17%) Front Office
12 221 (0.85%) Back Office
13 201 (0.77%) Publishing
14 195 (0.75%) Law
15 173 (0.66%) Financial Institution
16 155 (0.59%) Automotive
17 131 (0.50%) Music Industry
18 126 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
19 75 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19449 (74.64%) Developer
2 11948 (45.85%) .NET Developer
3 8934 (34.29%) C# Developer
4 6338 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 3408 (13.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3158 (12.12%) Senior Developer
7 3036 (11.65%) Software Developer
8 2918 (11.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2275 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1856 (7.12%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1842 (7.07%) SQL Developer
12 1654 (6.35%) .NET Software Developer
13 1583 (6.08%) Web Developer
14 1564 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
15 1409 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
16 1249 (4.79%) Junior
17 1231 (4.72%) Software Engineer
18 1128 (4.33%) Analyst
19 1073 (4.12%) Junior Developer
20 1043 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14020 (53.81%) ASP.NET
2 9489 (36.42%) HTML
3 8484 (32.56%) CSS
4 8020 (30.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6141 (23.57%) AngularJS
6 5585 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 4860 (18.65%) jQuery
8 4851 (18.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4403 (16.90%) WCF
10 3683 (14.13%) Web Services
11 3108 (11.93%) HTML5
12 3006 (11.54%) Entity Framework
13 2682 (10.29%) WPF
14 2446 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 2432 (9.33%) XML
16 2307 (8.85%) RESTful
17 2198 (8.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2012 (7.72%) Node.js
19 1764 (6.77%) KnockoutJS
20 1613 (6.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2273 (8.72%) Greenfield Project
2 1862 (7.15%) Computer Science
3 1494 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 1013 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 964 (3.70%) User Experience
6 909 (3.49%) Mobile App
7 754 (2.89%) Fintech
8 366 (1.40%) N-Tier
9 335 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 323 (1.24%) iPad
11 322 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 312 (1.20%) Hedge funds
13 233 (0.89%) Social Media
14 215 (0.83%) Algorithms
15 167 (0.64%) Equities
16 154 (0.59%) Fixed Income
16 154 (0.59%) Tandem
17 142 (0.54%) Social Network
18 129 (0.50%) Blog
19 126 (0.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3182 (12.21%) Windows
2 1084 (4.16%) Linux
3 831 (3.19%) Android
4 739 (2.84%) Windows Server
5 610 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 448 (1.72%) Unix
7 191 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 156 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 60 (0.23%) Solaris
11 53 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 48 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 34 (0.13%) Windows Phone
14 33 (0.13%) Windows 10
15 30 (0.12%) Ubuntu
16 29 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
17 27 (0.10%) CentOS
17 27 (0.10%) Mac OS
18 26 (0.100%) Embedded Linux
19 25 (0.096%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12968 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12193 (46.79%) MVC
3 6411 (24.60%) TDD
4 4511 (17.31%) Scrum
5 3620 (13.89%) Web Development
6 3289 (12.62%) OO
7 3137 (12.04%) BDD
8 3081 (11.82%) Software Engineering
9 2633 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
10 2361 (9.06%) SDLC
11 2346 (9.00%) Web Application Development
12 1955 (7.50%) Test Automation
13 1875 (7.20%) Unit Testing
14 1514 (5.81%) SOLID
15 1495 (5.74%) DevOps
16 1425 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
17 1408 (5.40%) Mentoring
18 1370 (5.26%) OOP
19 1324 (5.08%) E-Commerce
20 1251 (4.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 21348 (81.93%) C#
2 11527 (44.24%) JavaScript
3 10972 (42.11%) SQL
4 3388 (13.00%) Java
5 2879 (11.05%) T-SQL
6 2312 (8.87%) VB.NET
7 1371 (5.26%) C++
8 1288 (4.94%) Ruby
9 1219 (4.68%) Python
10 938 (3.60%) VB
11 937 (3.60%) PHP
12 930 (3.57%) PowerShell
13 733 (2.81%) TypeScript
14 567 (2.18%) C
15 392 (1.50%) PL/SQL
16 358 (1.37%) VBA
17 316 (1.21%) F#
18 273 (1.05%) Scala
19 238 (0.91%) Perl
20 222 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3498 (13.42%) Degree
2 950 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 509 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 313 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 223 (0.86%) ISEB
6 217 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 176 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 111 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
8 111 (0.43%) PMI Certification
9 101 (0.39%) PhD
10 92 (0.35%) MCP
11 79 (0.30%) Master's Degree
12 78 (0.30%) MCSD
13 64 (0.25%) MCTS
14 62 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 51 (0.20%) PMP
16 50 (0.19%) CISSP
17 47 (0.18%) MCSE
18 40 (0.15%) DV Cleared
19 37 (0.14%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1138 (4.37%) QA
2 104 (0.40%) SLA
3 75 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 49 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 41 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 35 (0.13%) PMO
8 31 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 25 (0.096%) SEPA
10 22 (0.084%) COBIT
10 22 (0.084%) MiFID
11 12 (0.046%) WCAG
12 10 (0.038%) GDPR
12 10 (0.038%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 8 (0.031%) JTAG
14 7 (0.027%) WAI
15 6 (0.023%) ISO 8583
16 5 (0.019%) ISO 14001
17 4 (0.015%) GAAP
17 4 (0.015%) HIPAA
System Software
1 322 (1.24%) Docker
2 285 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 128 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 65 (0.25%) vSphere
5 61 (0.23%) Firmware
6 39 (0.15%) XenServer
7 34 (0.13%) Xen
8 23 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
9 19 (0.073%) Snort
10 16 (0.061%) KVM
11 14 (0.054%) Apache Flume
12 11 (0.042%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.035%) XenApp
14 8 (0.031%) vCloud
15 7 (0.027%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 6 (0.023%) HDFS
16 6 (0.023%) VirtualBox
17 5 (0.019%) Microsoft App-V
17 5 (0.019%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 374 (1.44%) Puppet
2 325 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 262 (1.01%) Ansible
4 185 (0.71%) Kibana
5 128 (0.49%) Kubernetes
6 89 (0.34%) Terraform
7 79 (0.30%) WSUS
8 75 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 72 (0.28%) Nagios
10 71 (0.27%) Control-M
11 54 (0.21%) Opsview
12 44 (0.17%) Packer
13 43 (0.17%) logstash
14 32 (0.12%) SCOM
15 29 (0.11%) Mesos
16 28 (0.11%) Grafana
17 27 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
17 27 (0.10%) SCCM
18 26 (0.100%) Tivoli
19 24 (0.092%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7687 (29.50%) Microsoft
2 1737 (6.67%) Oracle
3 585 (2.25%) Xamarin
4 563 (2.16%) Sitecore
5 552 (2.12%) Google
6 424 (1.63%) SAP
7 338 (1.30%) Facebook
8 222 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 208 (0.80%) IBM
10 195 (0.75%) VMware
11 180 (0.69%) Tableau
12 147 (0.56%) Apple
13 135 (0.52%) Splunk
14 117 (0.45%) Telerik
15 104 (0.40%) Twitter
16 102 (0.39%) Bloomberg
17 100 (0.38%) Cognizant
18 99 (0.38%) Atlassian
19 98 (0.38%) Sony
20 92 (0.35%) Red Hat
Preston, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 12 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The One Group
Salary: £0 - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Staffordshire
Modis International
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 40,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago