Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 207 369 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.13% 20.14% 22.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.10% 48.24% 54.25%
Number of salaries quoted 200 297 382
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +6.74% +18.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 459 765 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 33.55% 41.76% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 383 620 677
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £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 18 August 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 18 August 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 48 £35,000 -4.11% 4
Chelmsford -7 36 £45,000 +9.76% 3
Basildon -3 32 £41,250 -13.16% 3
Harlow -4 17 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Brentwood -7 9 £30,000 -45.45%
Southend-on-Sea -7 8 £28,750 -47.73% 5
Loughton -1 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Rayleigh - 4 £40,000 -
Grays - 4 £55,000 -
Witham -1 2 £31,250 -10.71%
Billericay - 2 £41,125 -
Wickford -10 1 - - 3
Thurrock - 1 £37,500 -
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 174 (84.06%) C#
2 124 (59.90%) ASP.NET
3 119 (57.49%) SQL Server
4 100 (48.31%) SQL
5 94 (45.41%) MVC
6 77 (37.20%) Microsoft
7 76 (36.71%) JavaScript
8 71 (34.30%) HTML
9 69 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (31.40%) CSS
11 54 (26.09%) AngularJS
12 51 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 49 (23.67%) TDD
14 46 (22.22%) Finance
14 46 (22.22%) Web Development
15 43 (20.77%) jQuery
16 41 (19.81%) Visual Studio
17 38 (18.36%) Web Services
18 36 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
19 35 (16.91%) OO
20 34 (16.43%) .NET Framework
21 31 (14.98%) Degree
21 31 (14.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 30 (14.49%) WCF
22 30 (14.49%) BDD
23 27 (13.04%) RESTful
24 26 (12.56%) Web Application Development
25 25 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
25 25 (12.08%) XML
26 24 (11.59%) SQL Server 2016

.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 17 (8.21%) IIS
2 6 (2.90%) CMS
3 5 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.93%) Drupal
4 4 (1.93%) Joomla!
4 4 (1.93%) WordPress
4 4 (1.93%) Zope
5 3 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.45%) OpenEdge
5 3 (1.45%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.48%) Kentico
6 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.93%) InDesign
1 4 (1.93%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) IaaS
3 2 (0.97%) PaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Azure Functions
4 1 (0.48%) GitHub
4 1 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.38%) Internet
2 4 (1.93%) FTP
3 3 (1.45%) Extranet
3 3 (1.45%) Intranet
3 3 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (57.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.59%) SQL Server 2016
3 19 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (7.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.31%) MySQL
6 10 (4.83%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.42%) MS Access
8 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.93%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.97%) OLAP
11 2 (0.97%) OLTP
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.97%) Power BI
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 41 (19.81%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 6 (2.90%) MSTest
5 6 (2.90%) NUnit
5 6 (2.90%) SpecFlow
5 6 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (2.42%) WatiN
7 4 (1.93%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (1.93%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.45%) Subversion
9 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.97%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (22.22%) Finance
2 19 (9.18%) Retail
3 10 (4.83%) Games
4 7 (3.38%) Banking
5 6 (2.90%) Advertising
5 6 (2.90%) Back Office
6 5 (2.42%) Legal
7 2 (0.97%) Automotive
7 2 (0.97%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 177 (85.51%) Developer
2 98 (47.34%) .NET Developer
3 71 (34.30%) C# Developer
4 56 (27.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (15.94%) Web Developer
6 32 (15.46%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (14.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (13.53%) Software Developer
9 17 (8.21%) .NET Software Developer
9 17 (8.21%) C# Software Developer
10 16 (7.73%) Senior Developer
10 16 (7.73%) SQL Developer
11 15 (7.25%) Full Stack Developer
12 14 (6.76%) Analyst
13 12 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (5.80%) C# Web Developer
13 12 (5.80%) Graduate
13 12 (5.80%) Graduate Developer
14 11 (5.31%) .NET Web Developer
14 11 (5.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (59.90%) ASP.NET
2 71 (34.30%) HTML
3 65 (31.40%) CSS
4 54 (26.09%) AngularJS
5 51 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (20.77%) jQuery
7 38 (18.36%) Web Services
8 36 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 34 (16.43%) .NET Framework
10 31 (14.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 30 (14.49%) WCF
12 27 (13.04%) RESTful
13 25 (12.08%) XML
14 23 (11.11%) Entity Framework
15 21 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
16 20 (9.66%) WPF
17 19 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 12 (5.80%) HTML5
19 11 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (5.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.28%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.90%) Reinsurance
6 5 (2.42%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.93%) Digital TV
7 4 (1.93%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.93%) User Experience
8 2 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.48%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.21%) Windows
2 9 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.42%) Linux
4 4 (1.93%) Unix
5 3 (1.45%) Android
5 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (45.41%) MVC
2 69 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (23.67%) TDD
4 46 (22.22%) Web Development
5 35 (16.91%) OO
6 30 (14.49%) BDD
7 26 (12.56%) Web Application Development
8 25 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (10.63%) Scrum
10 21 (10.14%) E-Commerce
10 21 (10.14%) SDLC
11 18 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (6.76%) Front End Development
13 13 (6.28%) Kanban
14 12 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (5.31%) Test Automation
16 9 (4.35%) Migration
16 9 (4.35%) Software Engineering
17 8 (3.86%) Refactoring
17 8 (3.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 174 (84.06%) C#
2 100 (48.31%) SQL
3 76 (36.71%) JavaScript
4 21 (10.14%) T-SQL
5 20 (9.66%) Java
6 17 (8.21%) PHP
6 17 (8.21%) VB.NET
7 16 (7.73%) VB
8 12 (5.80%) Python
9 8 (3.86%) Delphi
10 6 (2.90%) C++
11 5 (2.42%) Ruby
12 3 (1.45%) C
12 3 (1.45%) XAML
13 2 (0.97%) Perl
13 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.97%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.97%) VB6
14 1 (0.48%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 31 (14.98%) Degree
2 16 (7.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.42%) ISEB
3 5 (2.42%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.45%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (37.20%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.83%) Oracle
3 4 (1.93%) Adobe
3 4 (1.93%) DataCash
4 3 (1.45%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.48%) Actuate
5 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco
5 1 (0.48%) Cognos
5 1 (0.48%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.48%) Google
5 1 (0.48%) New Relic
5 1 (0.48%) RedGate
5 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.48%) Sitecore