Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 200 251 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 16.92% 18.02% 20.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.40% 44.82% 53.26%
Number of salaries quoted 173 204 327
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% +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 431 560 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.46% 40.20% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 347 456 580
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 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £69,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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
Chelmsford +2 46 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Colchester +6 43 £35,000 - 5
Basildon +6 37 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Harlow -13 8 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Southend-on-Sea -4 5 £25,000 - 6
Brentwood -5 5 £55,000 +83.33% 3
Grays - 4 £55,000 -
Witham +10 2 £38,750 -10.92%
Loughton 0 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Rayleigh -1 1 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Billericay - 1 £41,000 -
Braintree - 1 £30,000 -
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 180 (90.00%) C#
2 134 (67.00%) SQL Server
3 110 (55.00%) SQL
4 96 (48.00%) ASP.NET
5 95 (47.50%) HTML
6 88 (44.00%) MVC
7 83 (41.50%) JavaScript
8 82 (41.00%) CSS
8 82 (41.00%) Microsoft
9 70 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (29.50%) Visual Studio
11 58 (29.00%) Web Development
12 57 (28.50%) Degree
13 52 (26.00%) AngularJS
14 46 (23.00%) Computer Science
14 46 (23.00%) jQuery
15 42 (21.00%) Java
16 39 (19.50%) OO
16 39 (19.50%) Finance
17 36 (18.00%) XML
18 35 (17.50%) .NET Framework
19 34 (17.00%) Computer Science Degree
20 32 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
20 32 (16.00%) Oracle
20 32 (16.00%) TDD
21 29 (14.50%) SDLC
21 29 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web API
22 28 (14.00%) Windows
22 28 (14.00%) MySQL
23 26 (13.00%) JSON

.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 15 (7.50%) IIS
1 15 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.00%) CMS
3 2 (1.00%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.50%) Drupal
4 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.50%) WordPress
4 1 (0.50%) Zope
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.50%) InDesign
2 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) SMS
2 1 (0.50%) FTP
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (67.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.00%) MySQL
3 16 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.50%) DTS
9 5 (2.50%) ProClarity
9 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.50%) ActiveReports
12 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 59 (29.50%) Visual Studio
2 20 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (8.00%) NUnit
4 15 (7.50%) MSTest
4 15 (7.50%) SpecFlow
4 15 (7.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 15 (7.50%) WatiN
5 6 (3.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 5 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.00%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.50%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.50%) Subversion
9 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.50%) Moq
General
1 39 (19.50%) Finance
2 9 (4.50%) Retail
3 5 (2.50%) Games
4 3 (1.50%) Back Office
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 166 (83.00%) Developer
2 74 (37.00%) .NET Developer
3 73 (36.50%) C# Developer
4 51 (25.50%) Web Developer
5 49 (24.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (22.00%) Software Developer
7 30 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
8 29 (14.50%) Graduate
8 29 (14.50%) Graduate Developer
9 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (11.50%) C# Web Developer
11 22 (11.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (10.50%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (10.00%) Analyst
14 17 (8.50%) Senior Developer
15 16 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
16 15 (7.50%) Test Analyst
16 15 (7.50%) Tester
16 15 (7.50%) Trainee
17 14 (7.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (48.00%) ASP.NET
2 95 (47.50%) HTML
3 82 (41.00%) CSS
4 52 (26.00%) AngularJS
5 46 (23.00%) jQuery
6 36 (18.00%) XML
7 35 (17.50%) .NET Framework
8 29 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (13.00%) JSON
10 22 (11.00%) HTML5
10 22 (11.00%) WCF
10 22 (11.00%) Web Services
10 22 (11.00%) WPF
11 21 (10.50%) Ajax
11 21 (10.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (10.00%) CSS3
13 19 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (9.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 16 (8.00%) Entity Framework
16 15 (7.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (9.00%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.50%) iPhone
6 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.50%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.50%) Replication
6 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.00%) Windows
2 5 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.00%) Android
3 2 (1.00%) Linux
4 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.50%) Unix
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (44.00%) MVC
2 70 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (29.00%) Web Development
4 46 (23.00%) Computer Science
5 39 (19.50%) OO
6 32 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (16.00%) TDD
7 29 (14.50%) SDLC
8 21 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (10.50%) E-Commerce
9 20 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 19 (9.50%) BDD
11 17 (8.50%) Waterfall
12 16 (8.00%) Scrum
12 16 (8.00%) Test Automation
13 15 (7.50%) Non-Functional Testing
13 15 (7.50%) Regression Testing
13 15 (7.50%) Test Scripting
13 15 (7.50%) Time Management
13 15 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (90.00%) C#
2 110 (55.00%) SQL
3 83 (41.50%) JavaScript
4 42 (21.00%) Java
5 25 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 24 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 23 (11.50%) VB
8 21 (10.50%) PHP
9 19 (9.50%) Python
10 14 (7.00%) C++
11 13 (6.50%) TypeScript
12 8 (4.00%) VBA
13 5 (2.50%) Uniface
14 4 (2.00%) C
14 4 (2.00%) XAML
15 3 (1.50%) Delphi
15 3 (1.50%) Ruby
16 2 (1.00%) R
17 1 (0.50%) ES6
17 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (28.50%) Degree
2 34 (17.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (7.50%) ISEB
3 15 (7.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.50%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) SCOM
1 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 82 (41.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.00%) Oracle
3 8 (4.00%) Blue Prism
3 8 (4.00%) UiPath
4 5 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe
6 1 (0.50%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.50%) Sage
6 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.50%) VMware