Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 136 122 245
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Essex 18.84% 15.56% 16.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.13% 41.64% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 131 122 252
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.17% -3.16%
10th Percentile £20,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

.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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 266 293 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.84% 37.37% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 210 253 422
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,125 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,125 £65,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Essex

.NET
Salary Trend in Essex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in Essex.

Salary trend for .NET in Essex

.NET
Salary Histogram in Essex

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in Essex over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET in Essex

.NET
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Essex region over the 6 months to 6 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
Colchester +13 51 £47,500 +31.94% 4
Chelmsford +3 26 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Harlow +1 7 £42,500 -18.27% 1
Loughton +1 5 - -
Southend-on-Sea -1 2 £46,250 -15.91% 1
Basildon -4 2 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Wickford +3 1 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Billericay - 1 £95,000 - 1
Brentwood - 1 £62,500 -
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 6 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 Essex region with a requirement for .NET.

1 114 (83.82%) C#
2 82 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (53.68%) SQL
4 60 (44.12%) ASP.NET
5 54 (39.71%) SQL Server
6 41 (30.15%) Finance
7 40 (29.41%) Degree
8 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
9 36 (26.47%) Java
9 36 (26.47%) JavaScript
10 35 (25.74%) Visual Studio
11 31 (22.79%) HTML
12 30 (22.06%) Azure
13 26 (19.12%) Computer Science
14 24 (17.65%) SharePoint
15 23 (16.91%) Computer Science Degree
16 22 (16.18%) Windows
16 22 (16.18%) OO
17 21 (15.44%) AngularJS
18 20 (14.71%) SharePoint 2013
18 20 (14.71%) .NET Framework
18 20 (14.71%) CSS
18 20 (14.71%) PHP
19 19 (13.97%) MVC
19 19 (13.97%) JIRA
19 19 (13.97%) Git (software)
19 19 (13.97%) .NET Core
20 17 (12.50%) Scrum
20 17 (12.50%) T-SQL
20 17 (12.50%) Oracle

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 24 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 20 (14.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (12.50%) Confluence
4 10 (7.35%) IIS
5 3 (2.21%) CMS
6 2 (1.47%) JBoss
6 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.41%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Magento
1 1 (0.74%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.06%) Azure
2 15 (11.03%) CloudBees
2 15 (11.03%) OpenShift
3 10 (7.35%) AWS
4 4 (2.94%) SaaS
5 2 (1.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.74%) GCP
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.74%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.74%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (39.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (11.03%) Oracle Database
3 15 (11.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.94%) mvBase
6 4 (2.94%) OpenQM
6 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.94%) UniData
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.47%) MySQL
8 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.74%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.74%) MS Access
9 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 35 (25.74%) Visual Studio
2 19 (13.97%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.97%) JIRA
3 16 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (2.94%) Cypress.io
6 4 (2.94%) MSTest
6 4 (2.94%) NUnit
6 4 (2.94%) Selenium
6 4 (2.94%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.94%) WatiN
6 4 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.21%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.47%) webpack
9 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (30.15%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Retail
3 4 (2.94%) Law
4 2 (1.47%) Advertising
4 2 (1.47%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 97 (71.32%) Developer
2 50 (36.76%) .NET Developer
3 47 (34.56%) C# Developer
4 32 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (22.06%) Software Developer
6 23 (16.91%) SQL Developer
7 18 (13.24%) SharePoint Developer
8 16 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (10.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 14 (10.29%) Software Engineer
10 13 (9.56%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (6.62%) Junior
11 9 (6.62%) Junior Developer
11 9 (6.62%) PHP Developer
12 8 (5.88%) Architect
12 8 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
12 8 (5.88%) WinForms Developer
13 7 (5.15%) .NET Programmer
13 7 (5.15%) Graduate C# Developer
13 7 (5.15%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (44.12%) ASP.NET
2 31 (22.79%) HTML
3 21 (15.44%) AngularJS
4 20 (14.71%) .NET Framework
4 20 (14.71%) CSS
5 19 (13.97%) .NET Core
6 17 (12.50%) jQuery
7 11 (8.09%) Entity Framework
7 11 (8.09%) WinForms
8 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (7.35%) JSON
9 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (5.88%) HTML5
10 8 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (5.88%) Web Services
10 8 (5.88%) XML
11 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (4.41%) SOAP
12 5 (3.68%) REST
12 5 (3.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) User Experience
2 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.47%) NHS
4 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.47%) Replication
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.18%) Windows
2 7 (5.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.68%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.94%) Linux
4 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.21%) Android
6 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.12%) Computer Science
3 22 (16.18%) OO
4 19 (13.97%) MVC
5 17 (12.50%) Scrum
5 17 (12.50%) Web Development
6 16 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 15 (11.03%) Document Management
8 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.29%) Data Integration
9 13 (9.56%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (8.82%) Change Management
10 12 (8.82%) DevOps
11 9 (6.62%) Content Management
11 9 (6.62%) DSDM
11 9 (6.62%) E-Commerce
11 9 (6.62%) Requirements Gathering
12 8 (5.88%) SDLC
12 8 (5.88%) TDD
12 8 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 114 (83.82%) C#
2 73 (53.68%) SQL
3 36 (26.47%) Java
3 36 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 20 (14.71%) PHP
5 17 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 15 (11.03%) C++
7 14 (10.29%) VB.NET
8 12 (8.82%) VB
9 8 (5.88%) VBA
10 6 (4.41%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.94%) Python
12 2 (1.47%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.47%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.47%) XPath
13 1 (0.74%) C
13 1 (0.74%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 40 (29.41%) Degree
2 23 (16.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.68%) ISEB
3 5 (3.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.35%) GDPR
2 5 (3.68%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.68%) QA
3 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.74%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (12.50%) Docker
2 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.41%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.50%) Oracle
3 15 (11.03%) IBM
4 6 (4.41%) CA
5 4 (2.94%) jBASE
6 2 (1.47%) Nintex
6 2 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.74%) Xamarin