Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 257 420 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.30% 20.63% 17.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.33% 53.23% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 210 321 406
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 567 789 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 40.38% 38.75% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 464 575 755
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £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
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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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
Harlow +15 55 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Chelmsford -1 52 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Colchester -3 30 £35,000 -2.10% 3
Brentwood +1 23 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Basildon -8 11 £45,000 - 3
Wickford -4 7 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Witham -7 7 £43,500 -3.33%
Southend-on-Sea +10 6 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Loughton - 6 £50,000 - 1
Saffron Walden 0 4 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Rayleigh +1 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for .NET.

1 236 (91.83%) C#
2 189 (73.54%) ASP.NET
3 154 (59.92%) SQL Server
4 145 (56.42%) Agile Software Development
5 130 (50.58%) MVC
6 128 (49.81%) JavaScript
7 125 (48.64%) HTML
8 122 (47.47%) SQL
9 111 (43.19%) Microsoft
10 99 (38.52%) AngularJS
11 96 (37.35%) CSS
12 81 (31.52%) TDD
13 79 (30.74%) RESTful
14 78 (30.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 76 (29.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 74 (28.79%) Web Development
17 66 (25.68%) jQuery
18 64 (24.90%) .NET Framework
19 62 (24.12%) T-SQL
20 60 (23.35%) WCF
20 60 (23.35%) Web Application Development
21 59 (22.96%) BDD
22 50 (19.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 49 (19.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 45 (17.51%) Scrum
25 44 (17.12%) KnockoutJS
25 44 (17.12%) Greenfield Project
26 42 (16.34%) HTML5
26 42 (16.34%) XML
27 41 (15.95%) Finance

.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 37 (14.40%) IIS
2 14 (5.45%) CMS
3 7 (2.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.39%) Confluence
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Movex
2 3 (1.17%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.39%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.45%) npm
3 12 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) Asana
5 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) IaaS
5 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.50%) Internet
2 4 (1.56%) VoIP
3 2 (0.78%) Broadband
3 2 (0.78%) HTTP
3 2 (0.78%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) DHCP
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) SMS
4 1 (0.39%) VPN
4 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (59.92%) SQL Server
2 50 (19.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (19.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (13.62%) SQL Server 2016
5 33 (12.84%) SQL Server 2014
6 28 (10.89%) Relational Database
7 27 (10.51%) MySQL
8 21 (8.17%) NoSQL
9 19 (7.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (5.06%) OLAP
12 11 (4.28%) OLTP
13 10 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (3.50%) Power BI
15 8 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (2.33%) MS Access
17 5 (1.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 5 (1.95%) QlikView
18 4 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 27 (10.51%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.17%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.61%) Selenium
4 15 (5.84%) TeamCity
5 14 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (5.45%) webpack
6 11 (4.28%) WebDriver
7 10 (3.89%) JIRA
8 8 (3.11%) SpecFlow
8 8 (3.11%) Subversion
9 7 (2.72%) MSTest
10 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.56%) Moq
13 3 (1.17%) NUnit
14 2 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
15 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
General
1 41 (15.95%) Finance
2 19 (7.39%) Banking
3 15 (5.84%) Advertising
4 13 (5.06%) Marketing
5 12 (4.67%) Back Office
6 10 (3.89%) Retail
7 6 (2.33%) Automotive
8 3 (1.17%) Legal
8 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.78%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 199 (77.43%) Developer
2 120 (46.69%) .NET Developer
3 75 (29.18%) C# Developer
4 60 (23.35%) Web Developer
5 58 (22.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (14.40%) .NET Web Developer
6 37 (14.40%) C# Web Developer
7 27 (10.51%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (10.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (9.34%) Senior Developer
9 21 (8.17%) SQL Developer
9 21 (8.17%) Team Leader
10 19 (7.39%) Software Developer
11 16 (6.23%) Technical Leader
12 14 (5.45%) Junior
12 14 (5.45%) Junior Developer
12 14 (5.45%) QA Leader
13 13 (5.06%) .NET Software Developer
13 13 (5.06%) Angular Developer
13 13 (5.06%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (73.54%) ASP.NET
2 125 (48.64%) HTML
3 99 (38.52%) AngularJS
4 96 (37.35%) CSS
5 79 (30.74%) RESTful
6 78 (30.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 76 (29.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 66 (25.68%) jQuery
9 64 (24.90%) .NET Framework
10 60 (23.35%) WCF
11 44 (17.12%) KnockoutJS
12 42 (16.34%) HTML5
12 42 (16.34%) XML
13 38 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 37 (14.40%) Entity Framework
14 37 (14.40%) Node.js
15 29 (11.28%) Web Services
16 28 (10.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (10.51%) WPF
18 26 (10.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.12%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (7.78%) User Experience
3 15 (5.84%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (5.06%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (4.28%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.33%) Social Network
9 5 (1.95%) Fintech
10 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.56%) Reinsurance
11 3 (1.17%) CMDB
11 3 (1.17%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.78%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.12%) Android
2 22 (8.56%) Apple iOS
3 14 (5.45%) Windows
4 11 (4.28%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.56%) Linux
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (56.42%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (50.58%) MVC
3 81 (31.52%) TDD
4 74 (28.79%) Web Development
5 60 (23.35%) Web Application Development
6 59 (22.96%) BDD
7 45 (17.51%) Scrum
8 28 (10.89%) SDLC
9 27 (10.51%) SOA
10 26 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (9.73%) E-Commerce
12 24 (9.34%) Software Engineering
12 24 (9.34%) Unit Testing
13 22 (8.56%) OO
14 20 (7.78%) Project Management
15 19 (7.39%) Mentoring
15 19 (7.39%) Test Automation
16 15 (5.84%) ETL
17 14 (5.45%) Android Development
17 14 (5.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 236 (91.83%) C#
2 128 (49.81%) JavaScript
3 122 (47.47%) SQL
4 62 (24.12%) T-SQL
5 32 (12.45%) VB.NET
6 17 (6.61%) Ruby
7 16 (6.23%) C
8 14 (5.45%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.28%) Java
10 7 (2.72%) C++
10 7 (2.72%) VBA
11 6 (2.33%) VBScript
12 5 (1.95%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.95%) PHP
12 5 (1.95%) R
12 5 (1.95%) XAML
13 2 (0.78%) Scala
14 1 (0.39%) ES6
14 1 (0.39%) Korn
14 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (12.45%) Degree
2 12 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.78%) MCP
4 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.39%) MCSA
5 1 (0.39%) MCSE
5 1 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.78%) QA
2 7 (2.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Puppet
2 1 (0.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 111 (43.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.95%) Oracle
3 9 (3.50%) Xamarin
4 7 (2.72%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.56%) Splunk
6 3 (1.17%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.17%) Facebook
6 3 (1.17%) MKS
6 3 (1.17%) Sage
7 2 (0.78%) Google
7 2 (0.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco
8 1 (0.39%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.39%) Embarcadero
8 1 (0.39%) IBM
8 1 (0.39%) Juniper
8 1 (0.39%) Software AG
8 1 (0.39%) webMethods