Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > England
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 11,217 18,423 25,215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 13.91% 13.96% 15.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.17% 36.31% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10,439 17,131 23,939
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

.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 31,893 50,742 65,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.54% 38.44% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26,441 41,832 54,945
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.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 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 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 +1 4,065 £65,000 - 293
South East 0 2,815 £47,500 +5.56% 240
North of England 0 1,949 £47,000 +6.82% 313
North West +4 1,155 £50,000 +11.11% 188
Midlands 0 984 £42,500 - 158
South West -3 807 £46,250 +8.82% 102
Yorkshire -1 683 £45,000 +5.88% 87
East of England +3 576 £50,000 +5.26% 78
West Midlands -1 575 £45,000 - 95
East Midlands 0 406 £40,000 - 63
North East -7 113 £40,000 -9.60% 38
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 8,951 (79.80%) C#
2 5,473 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5,106 (45.52%) JavaScript
4 4,426 (39.46%) Azure
5 4,356 (38.83%) SQL Server
6 4,268 (38.05%) ASP.NET
7 4,177 (37.24%) SQL
8 3,609 (32.17%) MVC
9 3,235 (28.84%) AngularJS
10 3,200 (28.53%) .NET Core
11 2,976 (26.53%) Microsoft
12 2,957 (26.36%) HTML
13 2,781 (24.79%) CSS
14 2,624 (23.39%) .NET Framework
15 2,331 (20.78%) TDD
16 2,125 (18.94%) Scrum
17 2,058 (18.35%) Finance
18 2,053 (18.30%) React
19 2,038 (18.17%) ASP.NET Web API
20 2,000 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
21 1,933 (17.23%) AWS
22 1,926 (17.17%) Software Engineering
23 1,820 (16.23%) DevOps
24 1,817 (16.20%) Microservices
25 1,385 (12.35%) Git (software)
26 1,347 (12.01%) jQuery
27 1,318 (11.75%) Entity Framework
28 1,222 (10.89%) Degree
29 1,217 (10.85%) Web Services
30 1,186 (10.57%) TypeScript

.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
1 527 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
2 364 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 362 (3.23%) IIS
4 302 (2.69%) CMS
5 186 (1.66%) Confluence
6 179 (1.60%) Umbraco
7 121 (1.08%) EPiServer
8 117 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
9 71 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 58 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 51 (0.45%) Kentico
12 46 (0.41%) NServiceBus
13 45 (0.40%) Apache Spark
14 44 (0.39%) Apache
15 36 (0.32%) Sitefinity
16 33 (0.29%) ArcGIS
17 32 (0.29%) Tomcat
18 31 (0.28%) Drupal
19 29 (0.26%) Oracle Spatial
20 27 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 171 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 92 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (0.14%) Chatbot
4 16 (0.14%) InfoPath
5 15 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.089%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.062%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.045%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.045%) SOLIDWORKS
9 4 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.027%) Blender
10 3 (0.027%) Sketch
11 1 (0.009%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.009%) CATIA
11 1 (0.009%) FileZilla
11 1 (0.009%) Mingle
11 1 (0.009%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 248 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 71 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (0.21%) Salerio
4 18 (0.16%) R3 Corda
5 17 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 16 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
7 14 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.089%) SAP GTS
9 10 (0.089%) Unit4 Business World
10 9 (0.080%) Magento
10 9 (0.080%) NetSuite
10 9 (0.080%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 9 (0.080%) SDL Web 8
11 7 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
12 6 (0.053%) Endur
13 5 (0.045%) Raiser's Edge
13 5 (0.045%) WebTrends
14 4 (0.036%) RiskWrite
14 4 (0.036%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4,426 (39.46%) Azure
2 1,933 (17.23%) AWS
3 598 (5.33%) SaaS
4 313 (2.79%) Power Platform
5 306 (2.73%) Serverless
6 263 (2.34%) GCP
7 247 (2.20%) PaaS
8 233 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
9 225 (2.01%) GitHub
10 166 (1.48%) Office 365
11 165 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
12 112 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
13 96 (0.86%) IaaS
14 87 (0.78%) OpenShift
15 76 (0.68%) Azure Functions
16 63 (0.56%) npm
17 61 (0.54%) Logic Apps
18 51 (0.45%) PowerApps
19 48 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
20 47 (0.42%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 198 (1.77%) Internet
2 117 (1.04%) HTTP
3 92 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 74 (0.66%) Skype
5 69 (0.62%) Firewall
6 47 (0.42%) Intranet
7 45 (0.40%) DNS
8 31 (0.28%) Wireless
9 29 (0.26%) MQTT
10 25 (0.22%) SSL
10 25 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (0.14%) Bluetooth
11 16 (0.14%) LTE
12 15 (0.13%) Broadband
13 14 (0.12%) Extranet
13 14 (0.12%) VPN
14 13 (0.12%) LAN
14 13 (0.12%) Network Security
14 13 (0.12%) RS-232
14 13 (0.12%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,356 (38.83%) SQL Server
2 760 (6.78%) MongoDB
3 555 (4.95%) NoSQL
4 482 (4.30%) MySQL
5 439 (3.91%) Relational Database
6 422 (3.76%) SQL Server 2019
7 414 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 375 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 291 (2.59%) Power BI
10 249 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 237 (2.11%) Redis
12 207 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
13 194 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 184 (1.64%) Big Data
15 175 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
16 168 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
17 162 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
18 150 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
19 132 (1.18%) Cosmos DB
20 106 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1,385 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 913 (8.14%) Visual Studio
3 494 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 450 (4.01%) Selenium
5 427 (3.81%) JIRA
6 414 (3.69%) TeamCity
7 379 (3.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 371 (3.31%) Jenkins
9 341 (3.04%) NUnit
10 289 (2.58%) SpecFlow
11 145 (1.29%) Subversion
12 141 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
13 120 (1.07%) Bitbucket
14 112 (1.00%) WebDriver
15 109 (0.97%) Moq
16 101 (0.90%) MSTest
17 100 (0.89%) Cucumber
18 99 (0.88%) webpack
19 90 (0.80%) Jasmine
20 73 (0.65%) Cypress.io
General
1 2,058 (18.35%) Finance
2 400 (3.57%) Retail
3 394 (3.51%) Banking
4 291 (2.59%) Games
5 266 (2.37%) Front Office
6 210 (1.87%) Marketing
7 162 (1.44%) Legal
8 160 (1.43%) Law
9 138 (1.23%) Public Sector
10 110 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 103 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 79 (0.70%) Advertising
13 75 (0.67%) Back Office
14 68 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 64 (0.57%) Automotive
16 63 (0.56%) Aerospace
17 61 (0.54%) Electronics
18 53 (0.47%) Investment Banking
19 36 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
19 36 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7,760 (69.18%) Developer
2 3,976 (35.45%) .NET Developer
3 2,830 (25.23%) C# Developer
4 1,793 (15.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 1,671 (14.90%) Software Developer
6 1,386 (12.36%) Senior Developer
7 979 (8.73%) Software Engineer
8 712 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 691 (6.16%) Senior .NET Developer
10 575 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
11 564 (5.03%) C# Software Developer
12 497 (4.43%) Junior
13 482 (4.30%) Architect
14 455 (4.06%) Lead Developer
15 410 (3.66%) Junior Developer
16 392 (3.49%) SQL Developer
17 391 (3.49%) Analyst
18 388 (3.46%) ASP.NET Developer
19 360 (3.21%) Web Developer
20 345 (3.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,268 (38.05%) ASP.NET
2 3,235 (28.84%) AngularJS
3 3,200 (28.53%) .NET Core
4 2,957 (26.36%) HTML
5 2,781 (24.79%) CSS
6 2,624 (23.39%) .NET Framework
7 2,053 (18.30%) React
8 2,038 (18.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2,000 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,347 (12.01%) jQuery
11 1,318 (11.75%) Entity Framework
12 1,217 (10.85%) Web Services
13 1,090 (9.72%) Node.js
14 993 (8.85%) REST
15 898 (8.01%) Vue.js
16 823 (7.34%) HTML5
17 713 (6.36%) RESTful
18 655 (5.84%) WCF
19 624 (5.56%) XML
20 551 (4.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1,104 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
2 618 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 506 (4.51%) User Experience
4 314 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
5 306 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 269 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
7 182 (1.62%) Algorithms
8 178 (1.59%) Hedge funds
9 143 (1.27%) Cloud Native
10 131 (1.17%) Public Cloud
11 120 (1.07%) Derivative
12 106 (0.94%) Equities
13 102 (0.91%) Fixed Income
14 96 (0.86%) Data Structures
15 78 (0.70%) Management Information System
16 76 (0.68%) Reinsurance
17 75 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 60 (0.53%) Blog
19 59 (0.53%) Virtual Team
20 52 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1,064 (9.49%) Windows
2 452 (4.03%) Linux
3 218 (1.94%) Android
4 192 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 158 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 87 (0.78%) Unix
7 56 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 38 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 33 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
12 19 (0.17%) CentOS
12 19 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
13 18 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 17 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 15 (0.13%) VMS
16 12 (0.11%) Ubuntu
17 11 (0.098%) CoreOS
18 10 (0.089%) Windows 2000
19 8 (0.071%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,473 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3,609 (32.17%) MVC
3 2,331 (20.78%) TDD
4 2,125 (18.94%) Scrum
5 1,926 (17.17%) Software Engineering
6 1,820 (16.23%) DevOps
7 1,817 (16.20%) Microservices
8 1,083 (9.65%) BDD
9 1,055 (9.41%) Test Automation
10 1,051 (9.37%) Web Development
11 1,040 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
12 976 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
13 923 (8.23%) OO
14 845 (7.53%) Fintech
15 811 (7.23%) Computer Science
16 809 (7.21%) SDLC
17 804 (7.17%) Unit Testing
18 720 (6.42%) Mentoring
19 711 (6.34%) Kanban
20 621 (5.54%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8,951 (79.80%) C#
2 5,106 (45.52%) JavaScript
3 4,177 (37.24%) SQL
4 1,186 (10.57%) TypeScript
5 1,136 (10.13%) Java
6 864 (7.70%) T-SQL
7 861 (7.68%) Python
8 633 (5.64%) VB.NET
9 557 (4.97%) C++
10 514 (4.58%) PowerShell
11 282 (2.51%) PHP
12 273 (2.43%) C
13 245 (2.18%) VB
14 216 (1.93%) F#
15 196 (1.75%) Ruby
16 168 (1.50%) R
17 126 (1.12%) Bash Shell
18 118 (1.05%) VBA
19 109 (0.97%) PL/SQL
20 80 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1,222 (10.89%) Degree
2 432 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 236 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 151 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 130 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 66 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 44 (0.39%) DV Cleared
8 42 (0.37%) ISEB
9 26 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
10 20 (0.18%) MCSD
11 19 (0.17%) Master's Degree
12 15 (0.13%) DBS Check
12 15 (0.13%) MCP
12 15 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
13 14 (0.12%) HND
13 14 (0.12%) SANS
14 13 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.098%) AWS Certification
15 11 (0.098%) PhD
16 10 (0.089%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 647 (5.77%) QA
2 76 (0.68%) GDPR
3 39 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 37 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (0.30%) SLA
6 21 (0.19%) COBIT
7 20 (0.18%) NIST
8 18 (0.16%) DICOM
8 18 (0.16%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.071%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.045%) GxP
10 5 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.045%) PMO
11 4 (0.036%) COSO
11 4 (0.036%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.036%) HL7
11 4 (0.036%) MiFID
12 3 (0.027%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.018%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.009%) HIPAA
System Software
1 999 (8.91%) Docker
2 165 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 55 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.16%) Firmware
5 17 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.12%) vSphere
8 7 (0.062%) XenApp
8 7 (0.062%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.053%) Terminal Server
9 6 (0.053%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.053%) Xen
10 5 (0.045%) ISA Server
10 5 (0.045%) LXC
10 5 (0.045%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 5 (0.045%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.036%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.036%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.027%) HDFS
13 2 (0.018%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 681 (6.07%) Kubernetes
2 192 (1.71%) Terraform
3 147 (1.31%) Ansible
4 84 (0.75%) Puppet
5 68 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 63 (0.56%) Kibana
7 52 (0.46%) Grafana
8 35 (0.31%) Nagios
9 33 (0.29%) SCCM
10 20 (0.18%) Prometheus
11 14 (0.12%) Packer
12 13 (0.12%) HP ALM
13 11 (0.098%) CA Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.080%) MIIS
14 9 (0.080%) ZABBIX
15 8 (0.071%) logstash
15 8 (0.071%) Microsoft Intune
16 7 (0.062%) Single Sign-On
17 6 (0.053%) SCOM
18 5 (0.045%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2,976 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 557 (4.97%) Oracle
3 258 (2.30%) Xamarin
4 173 (1.54%) Sitecore
5 168 (1.50%) Google
6 136 (1.21%) SAP
7 114 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 110 (0.98%) Tableau
9 106 (0.94%) IBM
10 83 (0.74%) ServiceNow
11 64 (0.57%) VMware
12 57 (0.51%) Atlassian
13 56 (0.50%) Sage
14 44 (0.39%) MuleSoft
15 41 (0.37%) TIBCO
16 39 (0.35%) HP
17 37 (0.33%) New Relic
18 36 (0.32%) DevExpress
19 31 (0.28%) Adobe
20 29 (0.26%) ESRI