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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK / England
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 13092 14386 17090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.38% 15.55% 16.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.63% 39.89% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11605 12948 15246
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 33034 36062 39525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.33% 38.99% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28055 31551 34011
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  

.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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 4461 £57,500 +4.54% 581
South East 0 2541 £42,500 -3.40% 366
North West 0 1339 £40,000 - 235
East of England +2 1195 £42,500 -3.40% 179
West Midlands -1 963 £40,000 - 147
Yorkshire -2 961 £40,000 +5.26% 156
South West +2 960 £40,000 - 154
East Midlands 0 532 £42,500 +6.25% 96
North East 0 146 £35,000 -2.77% 33
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20883 (81.97%) C#
2 13751 (53.97%) ASP.NET
3 13299 (52.20%) SQL Server
4 12789 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
5 11922 (46.80%) MVC
6 11163 (43.82%) JavaScript
7 10595 (41.59%) SQL
8 9270 (36.39%) HTML
9 8286 (32.52%) CSS
10 7845 (30.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7472 (29.33%) Microsoft
12 6314 (24.78%) TDD
13 5952 (23.36%) AngularJS
14 5476 (21.49%) .NET Framework
15 5111 (20.06%) Finance
16 4759 (18.68%) jQuery
17 4688 (18.40%) ASP.NET Web API
18 4434 (17.40%) WCF
19 4395 (17.25%) Scrum
20 3624 (14.22%) Web Services
21 3570 (14.01%) Web Development
22 3347 (13.14%) OO
23 3320 (13.03%) Degree
24 3242 (12.73%) Java
25 3164 (12.42%) Windows
26 3130 (12.29%) HTML5
27 3059 (12.01%) BDD
28 3041 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
29 2987 (11.72%) Software Engineering
30 2979 (11.69%) 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 1261 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 1211 (4.75%) IIS
3 1146 (4.50%) CMS
4 597 (2.34%) Umbraco
5 529 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
6 520 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
7 369 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 307 (1.21%) Apache
9 261 (1.02%) EPiServer
10 252 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 204 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 153 (0.60%) Confluence
13 149 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 147 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
14 147 (0.58%) Tomcat
15 139 (0.55%) Kentico
16 133 (0.52%) NServiceBus
17 126 (0.49%) WordPress
18 125 (0.49%) Apache Spark
19 91 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 453 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 354 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
3 155 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 83 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 46 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 44 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 40 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 32 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 28 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 16 (0.063%) GIMP
11 14 (0.055%) Chatbot
11 14 (0.055%) SPSS
12 13 (0.051%) HipChat
13 11 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 11 (0.043%) Fireworks
14 10 (0.039%) InDesign
15 8 (0.031%) Simulink
16 6 (0.024%) MicroStation
17 5 (0.020%) OmniGraffle
17 5 (0.020%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 670 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 141 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 121 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 78 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 62 (0.24%) Maximo
6 48 (0.19%) Aligne
7 40 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
8 35 (0.14%) Magento
9 27 (0.11%) Visualfiles
10 21 (0.082%) Oracle Retail
11 20 (0.079%) Endur
12 13 (0.051%) Sage 200
13 12 (0.047%) Oracle HRMS
13 12 (0.047%) Remedy ITSM
14 11 (0.043%) SDL Web 8
15 10 (0.039%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 10 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
16 8 (0.031%) NetSuite
16 8 (0.031%) OpenText MBPM
16 8 (0.031%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3041 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1635 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
3 796 (3.12%) SaaS
4 267 (1.05%) Office 365
5 237 (0.93%) GitHub
6 215 (0.84%) PaaS
7 152 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
8 96 (0.38%) Google Play
9 83 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
10 79 (0.31%) IaaS
11 74 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
12 72 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
13 54 (0.21%) Force.com
14 38 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
15 35 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
15 35 (0.14%) Google Analytics
16 34 (0.13%) Amazon S3
17 32 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
18 27 (0.11%) Azure Machine Learning
18 27 (0.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 672 (2.64%) Internet
2 381 (1.50%) HTTP
3 253 (0.99%) Intranet
4 206 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 161 (0.63%) Firewall
6 132 (0.52%) DNS
7 94 (0.37%) Broadband
8 59 (0.23%) Skype
9 56 (0.22%) Network Security
10 47 (0.18%) SSL
11 41 (0.16%) LAN
12 40 (0.16%) DHCP
13 39 (0.15%) SAN
14 38 (0.15%) FTP
14 38 (0.15%) Wireshark
15 35 (0.14%) WAN
16 32 (0.13%) Ethernet
17 29 (0.11%) Wireless
18 26 (0.10%) SMTP
19 24 (0.094%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13299 (52.20%) SQL Server
2 1885 (7.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 1818 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1481 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1457 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1224 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 1088 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 1001 (3.93%) MongoDB
9 898 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 877 (3.44%) MySQL
11 708 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
12 617 (2.42%) Big Data
13 560 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 468 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
15 347 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
16 338 (1.33%) Redis
17 281 (1.10%) RDBMS
18 261 (1.02%) Hadoop
19 231 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
20 224 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2779 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 2523 (9.90%) Git (software)
3 2340 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1521 (5.97%) NUnit
5 1171 (4.60%) TeamCity
6 900 (3.53%) Subversion
7 843 (3.31%) Selenium
8 742 (2.91%) JIRA
9 619 (2.43%) Moq
9 619 (2.43%) Rhino Mocks
10 554 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
11 542 (2.13%) Jenkins
12 507 (1.99%) SpecFlow
13 495 (1.94%) MSTest
14 274 (1.08%) MSBuild
15 216 (0.85%) WebDriver
16 211 (0.83%) Jasmine
17 196 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 175 (0.69%) gulp
19 173 (0.68%) Grunt
General
1 5111 (20.06%) Finance
2 1794 (7.04%) Banking
3 985 (3.87%) Retail
4 899 (3.53%) Marketing
5 652 (2.56%) Games
6 577 (2.26%) Advertising
7 545 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 534 (2.10%) Investment Banking
9 372 (1.46%) Legal
10 368 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 322 (1.26%) Front Office
12 267 (1.05%) Electronics
13 213 (0.84%) Publishing
14 187 (0.73%) Back Office
15 186 (0.73%) Law
16 177 (0.69%) Financial Institution
17 148 (0.58%) Automotive
18 129 (0.51%) Music Industry
19 116 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
20 36 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19076 (74.88%) Developer
2 11826 (46.42%) .NET Developer
3 8885 (34.87%) C# Developer
4 6331 (24.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 3406 (13.37%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3057 (12.00%) Senior Developer
7 2914 (11.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2863 (11.24%) Software Developer
9 2292 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1793 (7.04%) SQL Developer
11 1792 (7.03%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1613 (6.33%) .NET Software Developer
13 1557 (6.11%) Web Developer
14 1496 (5.87%) C# Software Developer
15 1376 (5.40%) Senior C# Developer
16 1243 (4.88%) Junior
17 1183 (4.64%) Software Engineer
18 1110 (4.36%) Analyst
19 1070 (4.20%) Junior Developer
20 1056 (4.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13751 (53.97%) ASP.NET
2 9270 (36.39%) HTML
3 8286 (32.52%) CSS
4 7845 (30.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5952 (23.36%) AngularJS
6 5476 (21.49%) .NET Framework
7 4759 (18.68%) jQuery
8 4688 (18.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4434 (17.40%) WCF
10 3624 (14.22%) Web Services
11 3130 (12.29%) HTML5
12 2979 (11.69%) Entity Framework
13 2665 (10.46%) WPF
14 2442 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 2429 (9.53%) XML
16 2262 (8.88%) RESTful
17 2112 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 1967 (7.72%) Node.js
19 1766 (6.93%) KnockoutJS
20 1622 (6.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2249 (8.83%) Greenfield Project
2 1771 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 1443 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 1029 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 960 (3.77%) User Experience
6 885 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 708 (2.78%) Fintech
8 353 (1.39%) N-Tier
9 332 (1.30%) Hedge funds
10 329 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 317 (1.24%) iPad
12 310 (1.22%) Client/Server
13 239 (0.94%) Social Media
14 212 (0.83%) Algorithms
15 156 (0.61%) Tandem
16 152 (0.60%) Equities
17 147 (0.58%) Social Network
18 126 (0.49%) Fixed Income
19 123 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 118 (0.46%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3164 (12.42%) Windows
2 1016 (3.99%) Linux
3 798 (3.13%) Android
4 752 (2.95%) Windows Server
5 585 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 417 (1.64%) Unix
7 200 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 155 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 80 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (0.22%) Solaris
11 53 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 45 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 44 (0.17%) CentOS
14 39 (0.15%) Windows Phone
15 37 (0.15%) Ubuntu
16 32 (0.13%) Windows 10
17 31 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
18 27 (0.11%) Windows 8
19 25 (0.098%) Embedded Linux
20 23 (0.090%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12789 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
2 11922 (46.80%) MVC
3 6314 (24.78%) TDD
4 4395 (17.25%) Scrum
5 3570 (14.01%) Web Development
6 3347 (13.14%) OO
7 3059 (12.01%) BDD
8 2987 (11.72%) Software Engineering
9 2548 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2263 (8.88%) Web Application Development
11 2262 (8.88%) SDLC
12 1883 (7.39%) Test Automation
13 1792 (7.03%) Unit Testing
14 1465 (5.75%) SOLID
15 1409 (5.53%) DevOps
16 1344 (5.28%) OOP
17 1327 (5.21%) E-Commerce
18 1296 (5.09%) Mentoring
19 1276 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
20 1197 (4.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 20883 (81.97%) C#
2 11163 (43.82%) JavaScript
3 10595 (41.59%) SQL
4 3242 (12.73%) Java
5 2843 (11.16%) T-SQL
6 2314 (9.08%) VB.NET
7 1342 (5.27%) C++
8 1314 (5.16%) Ruby
9 1180 (4.63%) Python
10 946 (3.71%) VB
11 933 (3.66%) PowerShell
12 889 (3.49%) PHP
13 709 (2.78%) TypeScript
14 512 (2.01%) C
15 356 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 344 (1.35%) VBA
17 291 (1.14%) F#
18 259 (1.02%) Perl
19 258 (1.01%) Scala
20 221 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3320 (13.03%) Degree
2 507 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 300 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 227 (0.89%) ISEB
5 206 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 180 (0.71%) ISTQB
7 112 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 93 (0.37%) PhD
9 86 (0.34%) MCP
10 72 (0.28%) MCSD
11 65 (0.26%) MCTS
12 61 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 52 (0.20%) CISSP
14 49 (0.19%) PMP
15 43 (0.17%) MCSE
16 35 (0.14%) MCAD
17 34 (0.13%) GCIA
18 32 (0.13%) DV Cleared
19 30 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
20 27 (0.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1163 (4.56%) QA
2 96 (0.38%) SLA
3 54 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 44 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 38 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 37 (0.15%) PMO
8 27 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 21 (0.082%) COBIT
10 20 (0.079%) MiFID
11 12 (0.047%) SEPA
12 10 (0.039%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 10 (0.039%) WAI
12 10 (0.039%) WCAG
13 7 (0.027%) ISO 14001
14 6 (0.024%) ISO 8583
15 5 (0.020%) GDPR
15 5 (0.020%) JTAG
16 4 (0.016%) HIPAA
16 4 (0.016%) HL7
System Software
1 315 (1.24%) Docker
2 252 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 110 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (0.27%) vSphere
5 61 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 58 (0.23%) Firmware
7 39 (0.15%) XenServer
8 33 (0.13%) Xen
9 28 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
10 19 (0.075%) Apache Flume
10 19 (0.075%) Snort
11 17 (0.067%) KVM
12 15 (0.059%) Virtual Servers
13 11 (0.043%) vCloud
13 11 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (0.035%) XenApp
15 8 (0.031%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.027%) VirtualBox
17 6 (0.024%) HDFS
17 6 (0.024%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 377 (1.48%) Puppet
2 325 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 241 (0.95%) Ansible
4 173 (0.68%) Kibana
5 112 (0.44%) Kubernetes
6 86 (0.34%) Nagios
7 83 (0.33%) WSUS
8 78 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 76 (0.30%) Terraform
10 72 (0.28%) Control-M
11 45 (0.18%) Packer
12 44 (0.17%) Grafana
13 42 (0.16%) Opsview
14 38 (0.15%) logstash
15 32 (0.13%) Graphite
16 28 (0.11%) SCCM
17 27 (0.11%) SCOM
18 26 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
19 21 (0.082%) Mesos
19 21 (0.082%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7472 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 1606 (6.30%) Oracle
3 558 (2.19%) Xamarin
4 531 (2.08%) Google
5 515 (2.02%) Sitecore
6 331 (1.30%) SAP
7 322 (1.26%) Facebook
8 219 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 210 (0.82%) IBM
10 195 (0.77%) Tableau
11 183 (0.72%) VMware
12 153 (0.60%) Apple
13 123 (0.48%) Telerik
14 107 (0.42%) Sony
15 101 (0.40%) Splunk
16 100 (0.39%) Twitter
17 95 (0.37%) Adobe
18 93 (0.37%) Bloomberg
19 90 (0.35%) Yahoo!
20 88 (0.35%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-65,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Medical Care, 24 Holidays
Posted: 14 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £41,000 per annum plus impressive benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: Salary £Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Millom, Cumbria
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-75,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + pension + package
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago