Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 170 285 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.16% 19.34% 17.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.45% 47.98% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 159 267 269
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,150 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £70,000 £70,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.30%

.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 374 594 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.96% 40.30% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 318 505 540
Essex median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £26,425 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%

.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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 +7 54 £45,000 - 5
Colchester +13 28 £36,000 -17.24% 5
Basildon +3 23 £42,500 - 4
Wickford +4 4 £57,500 +39.39% 1
Braintree - 3 £50,000 - 1
Witham +8 2 £42,500 -2.30% 2
Southend-on-Sea -10 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Rayleigh -1 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Harlow -8 1 - - 1
Dunmow - 1 £40,000 - 2
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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.

1 150 (88.24%) C#
2 110 (64.71%) SQL
3 108 (63.53%) HTML
3 108 (63.53%) SQL Server
4 100 (58.82%) ASP.NET
5 99 (58.24%) JavaScript
6 92 (54.12%) CSS
7 85 (50.00%) MVC
8 66 (38.82%) Microsoft
9 62 (36.47%) jQuery
9 62 (36.47%) AngularJS
10 54 (31.76%) Web Development
11 53 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (28.24%) Visual Studio
13 40 (23.53%) XML
14 37 (21.76%) SDLC
15 36 (21.18%) Ajax
16 34 (20.00%) JSON
17 31 (18.24%) Degree
18 29 (17.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (17.06%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (16.47%) Oracle
20 27 (15.88%) T-SQL
20 27 (15.88%) Team Foundation Server
21 26 (15.29%) HTML5
21 26 (15.29%) Windows
22 25 (14.71%) Java
22 25 (14.71%) TDD
23 24 (14.12%) VB.NET
23 24 (14.12%) Enterprise Software

.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 18 (10.59%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.65%) IIS
3 4 (2.35%) CMS
4 2 (1.18%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.59%) Apache
5 1 (0.59%) JBoss
5 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Chatbot
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) HTTP
1 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (63.53%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.76%) MySQL
3 12 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.59%) DTS
7 1 (0.59%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.59%) ProClarity
7 1 (0.59%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 48 (28.24%) Visual Studio
2 27 (15.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (11.76%) NUnit
4 11 (6.47%) MSTest
5 10 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 10 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (5.88%) WatiN
6 6 (3.53%) Selenium
7 5 (2.94%) Moq
8 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.59%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.59%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.59%) Maven
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.59%) Subversion
10 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 23 (13.53%) Finance
2 4 (2.35%) Retail
3 2 (1.18%) Games
3 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.59%) Advertising
4 1 (0.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 146 (85.88%) Developer
2 82 (48.24%) .NET Developer
3 56 (32.94%) C# Developer
4 53 (31.18%) Web Developer
5 40 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (21.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (17.06%) .NET Web Developer
7 29 (17.06%) Software Developer
8 25 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (14.71%) C# Web Developer
9 20 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
10 16 (9.41%) Senior Developer
11 15 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
11 15 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (8.24%) SQL Developer
13 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 13 (7.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (7.06%) Analyst
15 11 (6.47%) C# WCF Developer
15 11 (6.47%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (63.53%) HTML
2 100 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 92 (54.12%) CSS
4 62 (36.47%) AngularJS
4 62 (36.47%) jQuery
5 40 (23.53%) XML
6 36 (21.18%) Ajax
7 34 (20.00%) JSON
8 29 (17.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (17.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (15.29%) HTML5
10 23 (13.53%) CSS3
11 22 (12.94%) .NET Framework
12 20 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (11.18%) Razor View Engine
14 18 (10.59%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 18 (10.59%) WCF
15 15 (8.82%) SOAP
16 13 (7.65%) WPF
17 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.12%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.65%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.12%) iPhone
4 5 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.18%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.18%) Social Network
6 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.29%) Windows
2 9 (5.29%) Android
3 7 (4.12%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (50.00%) MVC
2 54 (31.76%) Web Development
3 53 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (21.76%) SDLC
5 25 (14.71%) TDD
6 22 (12.94%) Scrum
7 20 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 19 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (10.59%) Test Automation
10 17 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 17 (10.00%) Workflow
11 15 (8.82%) OO
12 13 (7.65%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.65%) Front End Development
13 12 (7.06%) Test Scripting
13 12 (7.06%) Waterfall
14 11 (6.47%) Refactoring
14 11 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (5.88%) Regression Testing
15 10 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (88.24%) C#
2 110 (64.71%) SQL
3 99 (58.24%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.88%) T-SQL
5 25 (14.71%) Java
6 24 (14.12%) VB.NET
7 16 (9.41%) VB
8 10 (5.88%) Python
9 9 (5.29%) VBA
10 7 (4.12%) C
10 7 (4.12%) TypeScript
11 6 (3.53%) PHP
12 5 (2.94%) C++
12 5 (2.94%) Uniface
13 2 (1.18%) R
14 1 (0.59%) ES6
14 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.59%) VB6
14 1 (0.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (18.24%) Degree
2 14 (8.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.88%) ISEB
3 10 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.18%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Docker
1 1 (0.59%) NFS
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.59%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.59%) SCOM
1 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 66 (38.82%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.47%) Oracle
3 6 (3.53%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.94%) Blue Prism
4 5 (2.94%) UiPath
5 2 (1.18%) Apple
5 2 (1.18%) Facebook
5 2 (1.18%) Sage
5 2 (1.18%) VMware
6 1 (0.59%) Cadence
6 1 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.59%) NetApp
6 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.59%) Twitter