Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 197 305 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.55% 19.64% 20.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.71% 50.41% 53.82%
Number of salaries quoted 174 242 354
Essex median annual salary £41,125 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.75% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 431 605 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.02% 38.96% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 352 485 613
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Essex

.NET
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in Essex.

Salary trend for .NET in Essex

.NET
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Essex over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 +3 43 £35,000 -4.11% 6
Basildon +4 37 £42,500 -17.07%
Chelmsford -6 32 £45,000 -2.17% 4
Harlow -8 12 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Southend-on-Sea -4 9 £32,500 -40.91% 3
Brentwood -5 8 £47,500 -
Loughton -1 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Grays - 4 £55,000 -
Witham +1 2 £31,250 -28.16% 1
Billericay - 2 £41,125 -
Thurrock - 1 £37,500 -
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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.

1 175 (88.83%) C#
2 130 (65.99%) SQL Server
3 96 (48.73%) ASP.NET
4 91 (46.19%) SQL
5 84 (42.64%) HTML
5 84 (42.64%) JavaScript
6 83 (42.13%) MVC
7 78 (39.59%) CSS
8 75 (38.07%) Microsoft
9 65 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (25.89%) Degree
11 49 (24.87%) Web Development
12 48 (24.37%) AngularJS
13 47 (23.86%) Visual Studio
14 45 (22.84%) jQuery
15 44 (22.34%) Computer Science
15 44 (22.34%) OO
16 43 (21.83%) Finance
17 35 (17.77%) TDD
18 34 (17.26%) Java
19 33 (16.75%) .NET Framework
20 32 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
21 31 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web API
22 30 (15.23%) Computer Science Degree
22 30 (15.23%) Problem-Solving
23 29 (14.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 26 (13.20%) PHP
25 25 (12.69%) MySQL
25 25 (12.69%) Oracle
25 25 (12.69%) XML

.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 13 (6.60%) IIS
2 7 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.54%) CMS
4 4 (2.03%) Drupal
4 4 (2.03%) Joomla!
4 4 (2.03%) WordPress
4 4 (2.03%) Zope
5 3 (1.52%) OpenEdge
6 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) Apache
7 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.03%) Chatbot
1 4 (2.03%) InDesign
1 4 (2.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
1 1 (0.51%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.02%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Azure Functions
3 1 (0.51%) GitHub
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) FTP
1 3 (1.52%) SMS
2 2 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (65.99%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.69%) MySQL
3 15 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (7.11%) Relational Database
4 14 (7.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 14 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.54%) DTS
8 5 (2.54%) ProClarity
8 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.51%) Informix
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (23.86%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.09%) MSTest
3 12 (6.09%) NUnit
3 12 (6.09%) SpecFlow
4 11 (5.58%) Visual Studio Team System
4 11 (5.58%) WatiN
5 7 (3.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 6 (3.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.03%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (2.03%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.52%) Subversion
9 2 (1.02%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.02%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (21.83%) Finance
2 16 (8.12%) Retail
3 9 (4.57%) Games
4 4 (2.03%) Back Office
4 4 (2.03%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Local Government
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 168 (85.28%) Developer
2 79 (40.10%) .NET Developer
3 71 (36.04%) C# Developer
4 49 (24.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (21.83%) Web Developer
6 34 (17.26%) Software Developer
7 29 (14.72%) Graduate
7 29 (14.72%) Graduate Developer
8 25 (12.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (11.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (11.17%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (9.14%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (9.14%) Senior Developer
12 16 (8.12%) Analyst
12 16 (8.12%) C# Web Developer
12 16 (8.12%) SQL Developer
13 15 (7.61%) .NET Web Developer
13 15 (7.61%) Trainee
14 13 (6.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 13 (6.60%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (48.73%) ASP.NET
2 84 (42.64%) HTML
3 78 (39.59%) CSS
4 48 (24.37%) AngularJS
5 45 (22.84%) jQuery
6 33 (16.75%) .NET Framework
7 32 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (14.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (12.69%) XML
11 24 (12.18%) WCF
11 24 (12.18%) Web Services
12 20 (10.15%) Entity Framework
13 19 (9.64%) WPF
14 16 (8.12%) JSON
14 16 (8.12%) RESTful
15 15 (7.61%) Ajax
15 15 (7.61%) HTML5
16 14 (7.11%) CSS3
17 13 (6.60%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.34%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.11%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.54%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (2.03%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.52%) User Experience
9 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.02%) Digital TV
9 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.18%) Windows
2 6 (3.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.52%) Linux
3 3 (1.52%) Unix
4 2 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (42.13%) MVC
2 65 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (24.87%) Web Development
4 44 (22.34%) OO
5 35 (17.77%) TDD
6 30 (15.23%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (11.68%) BDD
7 23 (11.68%) E-Commerce
8 20 (10.15%) SDLC
9 19 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (9.64%) Front End Development
10 14 (7.11%) Scrum
11 13 (6.60%) Waterfall
11 13 (6.60%) Web Application Development
12 12 (6.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 12 (6.09%) Kanban
12 12 (6.09%) Mathematics
13 11 (5.58%) Acceptance Criteria
13 11 (5.58%) Software Delivery
13 11 (5.58%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 175 (88.83%) C#
2 91 (46.19%) SQL
3 84 (42.64%) JavaScript
4 34 (17.26%) Java
5 26 (13.20%) PHP
6 22 (11.17%) VB
7 21 (10.66%) T-SQL
8 19 (9.64%) VB.NET
9 18 (9.14%) Python
10 14 (7.11%) C++
11 12 (6.09%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.03%) Delphi
12 4 (2.03%) VBA
13 3 (1.52%) C
13 3 (1.52%) Ruby
13 3 (1.52%) XAML
14 2 (1.02%) Perl
14 2 (1.02%) Uniface
14 2 (1.02%) VB6
15 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (25.89%) Degree
2 30 (15.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.58%) ISEB
3 11 (5.58%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.69%) Oracle
3 5 (2.54%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (2.03%) Adobe
4 4 (2.03%) Blue Prism
4 4 (2.03%) UiPath
5 3 (1.52%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.51%) Actuate
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco
6 1 (0.51%) Cognos
6 1 (0.51%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.51%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) New Relic
6 1 (0.51%) Sage
6 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com