Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 9 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 16,969 21,923 25,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.92% 14.81% 15.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.25% 37.39% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14,693 19,173 22,939
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

.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 46,813 58,628 67,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.39% 39.60% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 38,983 48,539 56,884
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
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 percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 14 December 2019.

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 14 December 2019. 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 -5 6,043 £62,500 - 888
South East -1 4,143 £47,500 +5.56% 764
North of England 0 2,755 £45,000 - 780
Midlands +2 1,748 £43,000 +1.18% 432
North West +1 1,587 £45,000 - 437
South West -1 1,371 £45,000 +5.88% 279
Yorkshire -1 1,033 £43,500 +2.35% 282
West Midlands +1 979 £45,000 +5.88% 225
East of England 0 896 £50,000 +11.11% 247
East Midlands +1 769 £42,500 +1.80% 206
North East -6 137 £43,500 +8.75% 61
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, 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 14,188 (83.61%) C#
2 7,860 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
3 7,529 (44.37%) JavaScript
4 7,220 (42.55%) ASP.NET
5 6,945 (40.93%) SQL Server
6 6,502 (38.32%) SQL
7 6,231 (36.72%) MVC
8 5,452 (32.13%) Azure
9 4,846 (28.56%) HTML
10 4,683 (27.60%) Microsoft
11 4,560 (26.87%) CSS
12 4,167 (24.56%) AngularJS
13 3,672 (21.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3,499 (20.62%) .NET Framework
15 3,346 (19.72%) .NET Core
16 3,084 (18.17%) TDD
17 3,040 (17.92%) ASP.NET Web API
18 2,965 (17.47%) Finance
19 2,868 (16.90%) Scrum
20 2,646 (15.59%) Software Engineering
21 2,452 (14.45%) DevOps
22 2,292 (13.51%) jQuery
23 2,239 (13.19%) AWS
24 2,132 (12.56%) Git (software)
25 2,119 (12.49%) Web Services
26 2,088 (12.30%) Degree
27 2,029 (11.96%) React
28 1,876 (11.06%) Microservices
28 1,876 (11.06%) Java
29 1,868 (11.01%) Web Development

.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
1 611 (3.60%) IIS
2 536 (3.16%) CMS
3 527 (3.11%) SharePoint
4 355 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
5 280 (1.65%) Umbraco
6 272 (1.60%) Confluence
7 154 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
8 147 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 136 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
10 74 (0.44%) WordPress
11 61 (0.36%) Apache
12 60 (0.35%) Kentico
13 58 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
14 48 (0.28%) Sitefinity
15 46 (0.27%) Apache Spark
16 45 (0.27%) Tomcat
17 42 (0.25%) Drupal
18 38 (0.22%) nginx
19 36 (0.21%) OpenStack
20 35 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 210 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 176 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
3 55 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 22 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
6 20 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 20 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 20 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.071%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.047%) EngageOne
8 8 (0.047%) S-PLUS
9 6 (0.035%) Mathematica
10 3 (0.018%) Zeplin
11 2 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.012%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.012%) GIMP
11 2 (0.012%) Sketch
12 1 (0.006%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.006%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 405 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 100 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 35 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 30 (0.18%) WebTrends
5 28 (0.17%) Markit EDM
6 26 (0.15%) thinkFolio
7 25 (0.15%) Front Arena
8 22 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
9 18 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
10 14 (0.083%) SAP BPC
10 14 (0.083%) SAP ERP
11 13 (0.077%) R3 Corda
12 12 (0.071%) Endur
12 12 (0.071%) Magento
13 11 (0.065%) Adobe Campaign
13 11 (0.065%) Elite 3E
14 10 (0.059%) GoldMine
14 10 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 10 (0.059%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5,452 (32.13%) Azure
2 2,239 (13.19%) AWS
3 793 (4.67%) SaaS
4 388 (2.29%) PaaS
5 361 (2.13%) Serverless
6 360 (2.12%) Power Platform
7 325 (1.92%) GCP
8 320 (1.89%) GitHub
9 293 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
10 187 (1.10%) Office 365
11 166 (0.98%) IaaS
12 141 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
13 124 (0.73%) Azure Functions
14 121 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
15 107 (0.63%) npm
16 89 (0.52%) Amazon S3
17 80 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
18 76 (0.45%) PowerApps
19 72 (0.42%) OpenShift
20 64 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 359 (2.12%) Internet
2 158 (0.93%) HTTP
3 126 (0.74%) Firewall
4 110 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 71 (0.42%) Intranet
6 49 (0.29%) DNS
7 37 (0.22%) SSL
8 35 (0.21%) HTTPS
9 28 (0.17%) Broadband
10 25 (0.15%) FTP
11 24 (0.14%) VPN
12 22 (0.13%) SAN
12 22 (0.13%) Skype
13 21 (0.12%) DHCP
14 20 (0.12%) Network Security
15 15 (0.088%) AMQP
16 13 (0.077%) SMTP
17 12 (0.071%) Extranet
17 12 (0.071%) IPFS
18 11 (0.065%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,945 (40.93%) SQL Server
2 909 (5.36%) NoSQL
3 766 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 719 (4.24%) SQL Server 2016
4 719 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 656 (3.87%) Relational Database
6 647 (3.81%) MySQL
7 434 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 303 (1.79%) Power BI
9 281 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
10 275 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
11 274 (1.61%) Big Data
12 270 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 254 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 236 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
15 225 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 191 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
17 182 (1.07%) RDBMS
18 179 (1.05%) Redis
19 133 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2,132 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 1,466 (8.64%) Visual Studio
3 1,059 (6.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 743 (4.38%) JIRA
5 551 (3.25%) Selenium
6 494 (2.91%) NUnit
7 479 (2.82%) Jenkins
8 457 (2.69%) TeamCity
9 432 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 332 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
11 271 (1.60%) SpecFlow
12 241 (1.42%) Bitbucket
13 211 (1.24%) Subversion
14 158 (0.93%) WebDriver
15 152 (0.90%) webpack
16 135 (0.80%) Cucumber
17 133 (0.78%) MSTest
18 122 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 105 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
20 100 (0.59%) Moq
General
1 2,965 (17.47%) Finance
2 699 (4.12%) Retail
3 676 (3.98%) Banking
4 556 (3.28%) Marketing
5 504 (2.97%) Games
6 287 (1.69%) Front Office
7 263 (1.55%) Public Sector
8 217 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 213 (1.26%) Law
10 199 (1.17%) Legal
10 199 (1.17%) Telecoms
11 150 (0.88%) Advertising
12 118 (0.70%) Automotive
13 108 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 104 (0.61%) Back Office
15 84 (0.50%) Aerospace
16 83 (0.49%) Electronics
17 63 (0.37%) Financial Institution
18 39 (0.23%) Local Government
18 39 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12,077 (71.17%) Developer
2 6,222 (36.67%) .NET Developer
3 4,687 (27.62%) C# Developer
4 2,974 (17.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2,445 (14.41%) Software Developer
6 2,329 (13.73%) Senior Developer
7 1,310 (7.72%) Software Engineer
8 1,189 (7.01%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1,005 (5.92%) Full Stack Developer
10 956 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 897 (5.29%) C# Software Developer
12 892 (5.26%) Junior
13 867 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 861 (5.07%) .NET Software Developer
15 780 (4.60%) Junior Developer
16 759 (4.47%) Senior C# Developer
17 748 (4.41%) SQL Developer
18 732 (4.31%) Web Developer
19 711 (4.19%) Architect
20 623 (3.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,220 (42.55%) ASP.NET
2 4,846 (28.56%) HTML
3 4,560 (26.87%) CSS
4 4,167 (24.56%) AngularJS
5 3,672 (21.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3,499 (20.62%) .NET Framework
7 3,346 (19.72%) .NET Core
8 3,040 (17.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2,292 (13.51%) jQuery
10 2,119 (12.49%) Web Services
11 2,029 (11.96%) React
12 1,614 (9.51%) Entity Framework
13 1,600 (9.43%) REST
14 1,465 (8.63%) WCF
15 1,418 (8.36%) RESTful
16 1,305 (7.69%) HTML5
17 1,231 (7.25%) Node.js
18 1,146 (6.75%) XML
19 1,011 (5.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 924 (5.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1,563 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
2 885 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 707 (4.17%) User Experience
4 531 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 528 (3.11%) Mobile App
6 507 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
7 238 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 229 (1.35%) Cloud Native
9 212 (1.25%) Hedge funds
10 170 (1.00%) Management Information System
11 140 (0.83%) Fixed Income
12 131 (0.77%) Data Structures
13 124 (0.73%) Client/Server
14 114 (0.67%) Derivative
15 106 (0.62%) Virtual Team
16 105 (0.62%) Public Cloud
17 101 (0.60%) N-Tier
18 99 (0.58%) Equities
19 94 (0.55%) Data Centre
20 83 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,635 (9.64%) Windows
2 561 (3.31%) Linux
3 427 (2.52%) Android
4 372 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 276 (1.63%) Windows Server
6 179 (1.05%) Unix
7 89 (0.52%) Windows 10
8 78 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 63 (0.37%) Windows 7
9 63 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 53 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 35 (0.21%) VMS
12 24 (0.14%) tvOS
13 17 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (0.094%) CentOS
14 16 (0.094%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.077%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.071%) Windows Mobile
17 9 (0.053%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.041%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,860 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
2 6,231 (36.72%) MVC
3 3,084 (18.17%) TDD
4 2,868 (16.90%) Scrum
5 2,646 (15.59%) Software Engineering
6 2,452 (14.45%) DevOps
7 1,876 (11.06%) Microservices
8 1,868 (11.01%) Web Development
9 1,651 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
10 1,571 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
11 1,515 (8.93%) Test Automation
12 1,401 (8.26%) Computer Science
13 1,377 (8.11%) BDD
14 1,332 (7.85%) SDLC
15 1,307 (7.70%) Unit Testing
16 1,261 (7.43%) OO
17 1,191 (7.02%) Mentoring
18 1,014 (5.98%) SOLID
19 905 (5.33%) Web Application Development
20 850 (5.01%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 14,188 (83.61%) C#
2 7,529 (44.37%) JavaScript
3 6,502 (38.32%) SQL
4 1,876 (11.06%) Java
5 1,539 (9.07%) T-SQL
6 1,132 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 992 (5.85%) TypeScript
8 987 (5.82%) Python
9 694 (4.09%) C++
10 688 (4.05%) PowerShell
11 496 (2.92%) PHP
12 495 (2.92%) VB
13 369 (2.17%) Ruby
14 328 (1.93%) C
15 201 (1.18%) VBA
16 194 (1.14%) PL/SQL
17 161 (0.95%) F#
18 137 (0.81%) ES6
19 129 (0.76%) R
20 124 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2,088 (12.30%) Degree
2 784 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 229 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 184 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 97 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 89 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 80 (0.47%) ISEB
8 62 (0.37%) MCP
9 60 (0.35%) HND
10 58 (0.34%) Master's Degree
11 57 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
12 46 (0.27%) MCSE
13 45 (0.27%) MCSD
14 33 (0.19%) SANS
15 30 (0.18%) AWS Certification
16 29 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
16 29 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
17 28 (0.17%) CISSP
17 28 (0.17%) DBS Check
18 27 (0.16%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 769 (4.53%) QA
2 109 (0.64%) GDPR
3 89 (0.52%) SLA
4 53 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (0.20%) DICOM
6 24 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 23 (0.14%) PMO
8 22 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 17 (0.10%) WCAG
10 13 (0.077%) WAI
11 12 (0.071%) ISO 9001
12 9 (0.053%) COBIT
13 7 (0.041%) PA-DSS
14 6 (0.035%) ISO 13485
15 5 (0.029%) Cyber Essentials
15 5 (0.029%) NIST
16 4 (0.024%) PSD2
17 3 (0.018%) HL7
17 3 (0.018%) IFRS
17 3 (0.018%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1,142 (6.73%) Docker
2 222 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 57 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 29 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 16 (0.094%) Firmware
7 16 (0.094%) LXC
8 13 (0.077%) Forefront TMG
9 12 (0.071%) Varnish
10 9 (0.053%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.035%) GridGain
11 6 (0.035%) XenApp
12 5 (0.029%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.024%) HDFS
14 3 (0.018%) vSphere
15 2 (0.012%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.012%) NFS
15 2 (0.012%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.012%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 668 (3.94%) Kubernetes
2 219 (1.29%) Terraform
3 196 (1.16%) Ansible
4 193 (1.14%) Puppet
5 151 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
6 92 (0.54%) Kibana
7 42 (0.25%) Grafana
8 39 (0.23%) SQL Sentry
9 31 (0.18%) SCCM
10 28 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
11 26 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
12 23 (0.14%) Nagios
13 22 (0.13%) Automic
14 21 (0.12%) Tivoli
15 19 (0.11%) Rancher
16 15 (0.088%) HP Quality Center
17 14 (0.083%) Packer
18 12 (0.071%) MIIS
18 12 (0.071%) Single Sign-On
19 11 (0.065%) Consul
Vendors
1 4,683 (27.60%) Microsoft
2 770 (4.54%) Oracle
3 329 (1.94%) Google
4 287 (1.69%) Xamarin
5 258 (1.52%) Sitecore
6 230 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
7 224 (1.32%) SAP
8 141 (0.83%) Sage
9 125 (0.74%) IBM
10 86 (0.51%) Atlassian
11 79 (0.47%) VMware
12 67 (0.39%) Adobe
13 66 (0.39%) Facebook
14 65 (0.38%) Tableau
15 63 (0.37%) UiPath
16 62 (0.37%) Apple
17 47 (0.28%) TIBCO
18 42 (0.25%) MuleSoft
18 42 (0.25%) WorldPay
19 34 (0.20%) JD Edwards