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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 12847 14938 16897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.02% 15.26% 16.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.70% 39.55% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11535 13313 15028
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 32363 37769 37899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.35% 38.58% 37.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27860 32869 32490
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 4385 £57,500 +4.54% 532
South East +2 2647 £42,500 -1.16% 316
North West +2 1301 £40,000 - 217
East of England +1 1057 £42,500 -3.40% 160
Yorkshire +1 1000 £40,000 - 155
South West +3 943 £40,000 +3.89% 129
West Midlands -1 889 £40,000 +5.26% 130
East Midlands -2 496 £40,000 - 121
North East -2 120 £35,000 -6.66% 33
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 21009 (81.06%) C#
2 13825 (53.34%) ASP.NET
3 13222 (51.02%) SQL Server
4 13014 (50.21%) Agile Software Development
5 11852 (45.73%) MVC
6 11191 (43.18%) JavaScript
7 10695 (41.27%) SQL
8 9617 (37.11%) HTML
9 8499 (32.79%) CSS
10 7717 (29.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7570 (29.21%) Microsoft
12 6288 (24.26%) TDD
13 5668 (21.87%) AngularJS
14 5561 (21.46%) .NET Framework
15 5292 (20.42%) Finance
16 4760 (18.37%) jQuery
17 4605 (17.77%) WCF
18 4571 (17.64%) Scrum
19 4538 (17.51%) ASP.NET Web API
20 3708 (14.31%) Web Development
21 3622 (13.98%) Web Services
22 3398 (13.11%) Degree
23 3352 (12.93%) OO
24 3333 (12.86%) Java
25 3325 (12.83%) HTML5
26 3298 (12.73%) Windows
27 3106 (11.98%) Software Engineering
28 2985 (11.52%) Entity Framework
29 2983 (11.51%) MS Excel
30 2913 (11.24%) Visual Studio

.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 1393 (5.37%) IIS
2 1346 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 1151 (4.44%) CMS
4 570 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
5 565 (2.18%) Umbraco
6 525 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
7 326 (1.26%) Apache
8 304 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 291 (1.12%) EPiServer
10 285 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 256 (0.99%) WebSphere
12 192 (0.74%) Tomcat
13 162 (0.63%) NServiceBus
13 162 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
14 145 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 135 (0.52%) Confluence
16 133 (0.51%) WordPress
17 121 (0.47%) JBoss
18 115 (0.44%) Kentico
19 112 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2983 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 334 (1.29%) MS Office
3 171 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 85 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 76 (0.29%) MS Project
6 45 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 43 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 35 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 35 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 23 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 16 (0.062%) SPSS
11 14 (0.054%) HipChat
12 13 (0.050%) Chatbot
13 12 (0.046%) Fireworks
13 12 (0.046%) InDesign
14 11 (0.042%) GIMP
15 10 (0.039%) InVision
15 10 (0.039%) OmniGraffle
15 10 (0.039%) Simulink
16 7 (0.027%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 624 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 127 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 77 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 63 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 53 (0.20%) Magento
5 53 (0.20%) Visualfiles
6 44 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
7 37 (0.14%) Maximo
8 20 (0.077%) Aligne
9 19 (0.073%) Oracle Cash Management
10 17 (0.066%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 16 (0.062%) OpenText MBPM
12 11 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
12 11 (0.042%) Oracle HRMS
13 10 (0.039%) Sage 200
13 10 (0.039%) thinkFolio
14 9 (0.035%) nopCommerce
15 8 (0.031%) Markit EDM
15 8 (0.031%) OpenText Process Suite
16 7 (0.027%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2824 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1537 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 739 (2.85%) SaaS
4 266 (1.03%) Office 365
5 208 (0.80%) GitHub
6 196 (0.76%) PaaS
7 145 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 92 (0.35%) Google Play
9 80 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 77 (0.30%) IaaS
11 54 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 43 (0.17%) Force.com
13 39 (0.15%) Google Analytics
14 30 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
15 29 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
16 27 (0.10%) Amazon S3
16 27 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
17 24 (0.093%) Sage Pay
18 22 (0.085%) AWS Lambda
19 21 (0.081%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 688 (2.65%) Internet
2 439 (1.69%) HTTP
3 279 (1.08%) Intranet
4 215 (0.83%) Firewall
5 177 (0.68%) TCP/IP
6 158 (0.61%) DNS
7 85 (0.33%) LAN
8 82 (0.32%) SSL
9 72 (0.28%) Broadband
10 56 (0.22%) Skype
11 50 (0.19%) Network Security
12 49 (0.19%) WAN
13 46 (0.18%) SAN
14 45 (0.17%) Wireless
14 45 (0.17%) Wireshark
15 39 (0.15%) LDAP
16 37 (0.14%) DHCP
17 36 (0.14%) HTTPS
18 32 (0.12%) SMTP
19 28 (0.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13222 (51.02%) SQL Server
2 2102 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1735 (6.69%) NoSQL
4 1490 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1447 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1244 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 1059 (4.09%) Relational Database
8 924 (3.57%) MongoDB
9 900 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 855 (3.30%) MySQL
11 718 (2.77%) Big Data
12 577 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 549 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
14 442 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
15 351 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
16 335 (1.29%) Redis
17 297 (1.15%) RDBMS
18 234 (0.90%) Hadoop
19 220 (0.85%) Power BI
20 219 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2913 (11.24%) Visual Studio
2 2427 (9.36%) Git (software)
3 2401 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1447 (5.58%) NUnit
5 1125 (4.34%) TeamCity
6 882 (3.40%) Subversion
7 848 (3.27%) Selenium
8 731 (2.82%) JIRA
9 673 (2.60%) Moq
10 659 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
11 584 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 562 (2.17%) MSTest
13 540 (2.08%) Jenkins
14 464 (1.79%) SpecFlow
15 288 (1.11%) MSBuild
16 260 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 207 (0.80%) WebDriver
18 205 (0.79%) Jasmine
19 197 (0.76%) Grunt
20 169 (0.65%) gulp
General
1 5292 (20.42%) Finance
2 1853 (7.15%) Banking
3 872 (3.36%) Retail
4 871 (3.36%) Marketing
5 640 (2.47%) Games
6 638 (2.46%) Advertising
7 615 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 425 (1.64%) Investment Banking
9 362 (1.40%) Legal
10 291 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 278 (1.07%) Front Office
12 234 (0.90%) Publishing
13 215 (0.83%) Law
14 207 (0.80%) Back Office
15 197 (0.76%) Electronics
16 147 (0.57%) Financial Institution
17 142 (0.55%) Automotive
18 126 (0.49%) Music Industry
19 82 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
20 36 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19164 (73.94%) Developer
2 12004 (46.32%) .NET Developer
3 9194 (35.47%) C# Developer
4 6677 (25.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 3506 (13.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3060 (11.81%) Senior Developer
7 3044 (11.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2770 (10.69%) Software Developer
9 2334 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1887 (7.28%) SQL Developer
11 1836 (7.08%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1668 (6.44%) .NET Software Developer
12 1668 (6.44%) Web Developer
13 1521 (5.87%) C# Software Developer
14 1461 (5.64%) Senior C# Developer
15 1286 (4.96%) Junior
16 1245 (4.80%) Analyst
17 1168 (4.51%) Software Engineer
18 1131 (4.36%) Architect
19 1111 (4.29%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13825 (53.34%) ASP.NET
2 9617 (37.11%) HTML
3 8499 (32.79%) CSS
4 7717 (29.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5668 (21.87%) AngularJS
6 5561 (21.46%) .NET Framework
7 4760 (18.37%) jQuery
8 4605 (17.77%) WCF
9 4538 (17.51%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3622 (13.98%) Web Services
11 3325 (12.83%) HTML5
12 2985 (11.52%) Entity Framework
13 2675 (10.32%) WPF
14 2610 (10.07%) XML
15 2489 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 2174 (8.39%) RESTful
17 2027 (7.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 1847 (7.13%) Node.js
19 1789 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
20 1699 (6.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1895 (7.31%) Computer Science
2 1433 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1098 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
4 943 (3.64%) User Experience
5 928 (3.58%) Mobile App
6 593 (2.29%) Fintech
7 361 (1.39%) Hedge funds
8 343 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 343 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 333 (1.28%) iPad
10 324 (1.25%) N-Tier
11 250 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 204 (0.79%) Social Media
13 177 (0.68%) Tandem
14 164 (0.63%) Social Network
15 135 (0.52%) Data Structures
16 123 (0.47%) Blog
17 119 (0.46%) Online Banking
18 114 (0.44%) Clustering
19 109 (0.42%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3298 (12.73%) Windows
2 1109 (4.28%) Linux
3 808 (3.12%) Windows Server
4 727 (2.81%) Android
5 566 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 466 (1.80%) Unix
7 278 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 173 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 99 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 75 (0.29%) Windows 7
11 66 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 49 (0.19%) Solaris
13 46 (0.18%) CentOS
14 42 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 38 (0.15%) Mac OS X
16 37 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
17 35 (0.14%) Windows 8
18 31 (0.12%) Windows 10
19 26 (0.10%) Windows Phone
19 26 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13014 (50.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11852 (45.73%) MVC
3 6288 (24.26%) TDD
4 4571 (17.64%) Scrum
5 3708 (14.31%) Web Development
6 3352 (12.93%) OO
7 3106 (11.98%) Software Engineering
8 2858 (11.03%) BDD
9 2454 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
10 2290 (8.84%) SDLC
11 2170 (8.37%) Web Application Development
12 1752 (6.76%) Unit Testing
13 1433 (5.53%) E-Commerce
14 1417 (5.47%) SOLID
15 1387 (5.35%) DevOps
16 1333 (5.14%) OOP
17 1299 (5.01%) Mentoring
18 1202 (4.64%) SOA
19 1149 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
20 1145 (4.42%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 21009 (81.06%) C#
2 11191 (43.18%) JavaScript
3 10695 (41.27%) SQL
4 3333 (12.86%) Java
5 2893 (11.16%) T-SQL
6 2529 (9.76%) VB.NET
7 1446 (5.58%) C++
8 1280 (4.94%) Ruby
9 1227 (4.73%) Python
10 1077 (4.16%) VB
11 1038 (4.01%) PowerShell
12 947 (3.65%) PHP
13 656 (2.53%) TypeScript
14 555 (2.14%) C
15 368 (1.42%) VBA
16 350 (1.35%) PL/SQL
17 307 (1.18%) F#
18 279 (1.08%) Perl
19 245 (0.95%) Scala
20 226 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3398 (13.11%) Degree
2 513 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 330 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 263 (1.01%) ISEB
5 208 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 207 (0.80%) ISTQB
7 113 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 92 (0.35%) PhD
9 80 (0.31%) MCP
10 77 (0.30%) MCSD
11 67 (0.26%) MCTS
12 60 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 44 (0.17%) CISSP
14 43 (0.17%) MCSE
15 41 (0.16%) PMP
16 38 (0.15%) MCAD
17 33 (0.13%) HND
18 32 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
19 25 (0.096%) GCIA
19 25 (0.096%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1287 (4.97%) QA
2 124 (0.48%) SLA
3 55 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 51 (0.20%) PMO
5 47 (0.18%) SDET
6 44 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 44 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 40 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 22 (0.085%) MiFID
10 17 (0.066%) WAI
10 17 (0.066%) WCAG
11 15 (0.058%) COBIT
12 11 (0.042%) HL7
12 11 (0.042%) ISO 14001
13 10 (0.039%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 6 (0.023%) GCP
15 5 (0.019%) JTAG
16 4 (0.015%) SEPA
17 3 (0.012%) MISRA
System Software
1 335 (1.29%) Docker
2 274 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 129 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 102 (0.39%) vSphere
5 63 (0.24%) XenServer
6 57 (0.22%) Xen
7 54 (0.21%) Firmware
8 53 (0.20%) Hyper-V
9 33 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
10 26 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
11 20 (0.077%) KVM
12 19 (0.073%) Apache Flume
13 14 (0.054%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 12 (0.046%) Snort
14 12 (0.046%) XenApp
15 11 (0.042%) Varnish
16 10 (0.039%) vCloud
17 6 (0.023%) HDFS
18 5 (0.019%) LXC
18 5 (0.019%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 459 (1.77%) Puppet
2 380 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 265 (1.02%) Ansible
4 157 (0.61%) Kibana
5 96 (0.37%) Nagios
6 80 (0.31%) WSUS
7 78 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 76 (0.29%) Kubernetes
9 66 (0.25%) Control-M
10 58 (0.22%) Grafana
11 56 (0.22%) Terraform
12 48 (0.19%) Graphite
13 32 (0.12%) Packer
14 30 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
14 30 (0.12%) Tivoli
15 28 (0.11%) logstash
16 26 (0.10%) SCCM
17 24 (0.093%) Salt
18 22 (0.085%) Opsview
19 21 (0.081%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 7570 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 1560 (6.02%) Oracle
3 493 (1.90%) Google
4 490 (1.89%) Xamarin
5 460 (1.77%) Sitecore
6 294 (1.13%) Facebook
7 266 (1.03%) SAP
8 231 (0.89%) IBM
8 231 (0.89%) VMware
9 218 (0.84%) Tableau
10 207 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
11 143 (0.55%) Apple
12 128 (0.49%) Red Hat
13 118 (0.46%) Adobe
14 107 (0.41%) Telerik
15 102 (0.39%) Sony
16 101 (0.39%) Twitter
17 85 (0.33%) Yahoo!
18 80 (0.31%) DevExpress
19 73 (0.28%) Citrix
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Nottinghamshire
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South East London
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Derby, Derbyshire
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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York, North Yorkshire
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