Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 240 354 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 16.57% 17.97% 21.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.43% 47.39% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 230 292 379
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £22,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,050
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.81% -2.27% +8.64%

.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 506 747 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.94% 37.92% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 421 613 673
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -1 47 £37,500 -4.46% 6
Harlow 0 35 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Chelmsford -3 35 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Basildon -4 26 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Southend-on-Sea -4 17 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Loughton +2 10 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Brentwood -6 10 £30,000 -36.84%
Rayleigh - 6 £40,000 -
Grays - 5 £40,000 -
Witham -3 3 £43,500 +5.45% 1
Wickford -13 2 £42,500 +46.55%
Billericay - 2 £44,125 - 1
Thurrock +1 1 £37,500 -34.78%
Epping - 1 £37,500 -
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 198 (82.50%) C#
2 169 (70.42%) ASP.NET
3 134 (55.83%) SQL Server
4 116 (48.33%) MVC
5 112 (46.67%) SQL
6 99 (41.25%) JavaScript
7 92 (38.33%) HTML
7 92 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 83 (34.58%) Microsoft
10 82 (34.17%) AngularJS
11 75 (31.25%) CSS
11 75 (31.25%) TDD
12 71 (29.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 70 (29.17%) Web Development
14 66 (27.50%) WCF
15 55 (22.92%) Web Services
16 52 (21.67%) jQuery
16 52 (21.67%) RESTful
17 48 (20.00%) Finance
17 48 (20.00%) BDD
18 43 (17.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 43 (17.92%) Web Application Development
19 38 (15.83%) SQL Server 2016
20 37 (15.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 36 (15.00%) XML
22 35 (14.58%) Scrum
22 35 (14.58%) .NET Framework
22 35 (14.58%) HTML5
22 35 (14.58%) KnockoutJS

.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 19 (7.92%) IIS
2 8 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.92%) CMS
4 5 (2.08%) WordPress
5 4 (1.67%) Drupal
5 4 (1.67%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.67%) Zope
6 3 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.25%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.42%) Apache
8 1 (0.42%) Confluence
8 1 (0.42%) Kentico
8 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.67%) InDesign
1 4 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (3.75%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (2.50%) Movex
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.25%) IaaS
3 3 (1.25%) PaaS
4 1 (0.42%) GitHub
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.83%) Internet
2 12 (5.00%) Extranet
3 10 (4.17%) Intranet
4 5 (2.08%) FTP
5 2 (0.83%) SMS
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (55.83%) SQL Server
2 38 (15.83%) SQL Server 2016
3 28 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 17 (7.08%) NoSQL
7 15 (6.25%) MS Access
7 15 (6.25%) MySQL
8 13 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (2.50%) Power BI
13 5 (2.08%) OLAP
13 5 (2.08%) OLTP
14 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database
15 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.83%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 24 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.67%) Selenium
4 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.25%) JIRA
6 2 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.83%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.83%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.42%) FishEye
7 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.42%) MSTest
7 1 (0.42%) NUnit
7 1 (0.42%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.42%) Subversion
7 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (20.00%) Finance
2 20 (8.33%) Retail
3 13 (5.42%) Advertising
4 12 (5.00%) Banking
4 12 (5.00%) Games
5 10 (4.17%) Marketing
6 8 (3.33%) Automotive
7 7 (2.92%) Legal
8 5 (2.08%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) Local Government
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 207 (86.25%) Developer
2 121 (50.42%) .NET Developer
3 54 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 48 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (19.58%) Web Developer
6 39 (16.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (13.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (9.58%) .NET Software Developer
9 22 (9.17%) .NET Web Developer
10 20 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 20 (8.33%) Software Developer
10 20 (8.33%) SQL Developer
11 19 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 19 (7.92%) Lead Developer
12 17 (7.08%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (7.08%) C# Web Developer
13 16 (6.67%) Analyst
14 14 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
15 13 (5.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 13 (5.42%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (70.42%) ASP.NET
2 92 (38.33%) HTML
3 85 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (34.17%) AngularJS
5 75 (31.25%) CSS
6 71 (29.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 66 (27.50%) WCF
8 55 (22.92%) Web Services
9 52 (21.67%) jQuery
9 52 (21.67%) RESTful
10 43 (17.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 37 (15.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 36 (15.00%) XML
13 35 (14.58%) .NET Framework
13 35 (14.58%) HTML5
13 35 (14.58%) KnockoutJS
14 27 (11.25%) CSS3
15 24 (10.00%) WPF
16 21 (8.75%) Entity Framework
17 19 (7.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.75%) Reinsurance
4 6 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (2.08%) User Experience
6 4 (1.67%) Digital TV
6 4 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (1.25%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.83%) Fintech
9 1 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.75%) Windows
2 16 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.42%) Android
3 13 (5.42%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.33%) Linux
5 5 (2.08%) Unix
6 3 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (48.33%) MVC
2 92 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (31.25%) TDD
4 70 (29.17%) Web Development
5 48 (20.00%) BDD
6 43 (17.92%) Web Application Development
7 35 (14.58%) Scrum
8 27 (11.25%) E-Commerce
9 26 (10.83%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (10.83%) SDLC
10 23 (9.58%) OO
11 21 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (6.67%) Kanban
14 14 (5.83%) Front End Development
14 14 (5.83%) Migration
15 12 (5.00%) Mobile Development
15 12 (5.00%) Test Automation
16 10 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
16 10 (4.17%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 198 (82.50%) C#
2 112 (46.67%) SQL
3 99 (41.25%) JavaScript
4 33 (13.75%) T-SQL
5 19 (7.92%) VB
6 17 (7.08%) Java
6 17 (7.08%) Ruby
7 10 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.75%) PHP
9 7 (2.92%) Delphi
9 7 (2.92%) XAML
10 6 (2.50%) Apple Swift
11 5 (2.08%) Python
12 3 (1.25%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.25%) VBA
13 2 (0.83%) ES6
13 2 (0.83%) Perl
13 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.83%) VB6
14 1 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 28 (11.67%) Degree
2 5 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.33%) QA
2 5 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.42%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 83 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.83%) Oracle
3 11 (4.58%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.75%) DataCash
5 4 (1.67%) Adobe
6 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.83%) RedGate
7 1 (0.42%) Actuate
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco
7 1 (0.42%) Cognos
7 1 (0.42%) Google
7 1 (0.42%) New Relic
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.42%) SAP
7 1 (0.42%) Sitecore