Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 75 80
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 -18
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 308 573 697
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 3.28% 3.52% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.96% 9.11% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 337 524 685
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.NET Framework 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 the North of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,869 6,288 7,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 41.19% 38.67% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,387 5,235 6,202
Median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in the North of England

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in the North of England.

Salary trend for .NET Framework in the North of England

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Framework in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in the North of England

.NET Framework
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the North of England region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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
North West +5 191 £50,000 +11.11% 67
Yorkshire -35 86 £45,000 - 27
North East +26 31 £38,000 -7.88% 9
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, IT jobs citing .NET Framework 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 North of England region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 308 (100.00%) .NET
2 269 (87.34%) C#
3 164 (53.25%) JavaScript
4 143 (46.43%) MVC
5 138 (44.81%) SQL Server
6 128 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
7 126 (40.91%) Azure
8 116 (37.66%) .NET Core
9 113 (36.69%) Entity Framework
10 110 (35.71%) ASP.NET
11 105 (34.09%) HTML
12 101 (32.79%) AngularJS
13 98 (31.82%) CSS
14 95 (30.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 88 (28.57%) SQL
15 88 (28.57%) Microsoft
16 70 (22.73%) React
17 68 (22.08%) Git (software)
18 67 (21.75%) ASP.NET MVC
19 63 (20.45%) DevOps
20 54 (17.53%) REST
21 53 (17.21%) Test Automation
22 51 (16.56%) TDD
23 46 (14.94%) Microservices
24 45 (14.61%) OO
25 44 (14.29%) Web Services
26 43 (13.96%) Selenium
27 39 (12.66%) AWS
27 39 (12.66%) Software Engineering
28 38 (12.34%) Unit Testing

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 23 (7.47%) CMS
2 18 (5.84%) IIS
3 17 (5.52%) Umbraco
4 15 (4.87%) Kentico
5 13 (4.22%) EPiServer
6 11 (3.57%) WordPress
7 10 (3.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.95%) nginx
9 5 (1.62%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.97%) Apache
11 3 (0.97%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.65%) JBoss
12 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.32%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.65%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.25%) nopCommerce
2 6 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 126 (40.91%) Azure
2 39 (12.66%) AWS
3 19 (6.17%) SaaS
4 14 (4.55%) Power Platform
5 9 (2.92%) Dynamics 365
5 9 (2.92%) GitHub
6 6 (1.95%) PaaS
6 6 (1.95%) PowerApps
6 6 (1.95%) Serverless
7 5 (1.62%) Boomi
7 5 (1.62%) GCP
7 5 (1.62%) Office 365
8 4 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.97%) Logic Apps
10 2 (0.65%) Slack
11 1 (0.32%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.32%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.32%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.30%) HTTP
2 2 (0.65%) Internet
2 2 (0.65%) SSL
3 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (44.81%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.06%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.84%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.92%) Power BI
5 9 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.60%) Informix
6 8 (2.60%) MySQL
6 8 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.30%) Big Data
9 4 (1.30%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.32%) Redis
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 68 (22.08%) Git (software)
2 43 (13.96%) Selenium
3 33 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 31 (10.06%) SpecFlow
5 23 (7.47%) TeamCity
6 18 (5.84%) Protractor
7 17 (5.52%) Bitbucket
7 17 (5.52%) Visual Studio Team System
8 16 (5.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (4.22%) NUnit
10 12 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (3.57%) JIRA
11 11 (3.57%) MSTest
12 8 (2.60%) Visual Studio Code
13 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
14 6 (1.95%) GitLab
15 5 (1.62%) JMeter
16 4 (1.30%) git-flow
16 4 (1.30%) gulp
16 4 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 21 (6.82%) Finance
2 8 (2.60%) Public Sector
2 8 (2.60%) Retail
3 7 (2.27%) Back Office
4 6 (1.95%) Games
5 5 (1.62%) Marketing
6 4 (1.30%) Legal
7 3 (0.97%) Law
7 3 (0.97%) Local Government
7 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Police
Job Titles
1 244 (79.22%) Developer
2 134 (43.51%) .NET Developer
3 78 (25.32%) C# Developer
4 69 (22.40%) Software Developer
5 56 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 47 (15.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (12.66%) Senior .NET Developer
8 36 (11.69%) Full Stack Developer
9 30 (9.74%) C# Software Developer
10 23 (7.47%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (5.19%) Lead Developer
11 16 (5.19%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (3.90%) Automation Tester
13 12 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (3.90%) Tester
14 11 (3.57%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 11 (3.57%) Umbraco Developer
15 10 (3.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 9 (2.92%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (100.00%) .NET
2 116 (37.66%) .NET Core
3 113 (36.69%) Entity Framework
4 110 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 105 (34.09%) HTML
6 101 (32.79%) AngularJS
7 98 (31.82%) CSS
8 95 (30.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 70 (22.73%) React
10 67 (21.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 54 (17.53%) REST
12 44 (14.29%) Web Services
13 31 (10.06%) JSON
14 29 (9.42%) XML
15 28 (9.09%) Node.js
15 28 (9.09%) Vue.js
16 27 (8.77%) NHibernate
17 23 (7.47%) jQuery
18 22 (7.14%) HTML5
18 22 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.74%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (5.84%) User Experience
6 13 (4.22%) NHS
7 11 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.30%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.30%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.97%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.65%) FMCG
10 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.65%) PKI
10 2 (0.65%) Replication
10 2 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.32%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.32%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.12%) Windows
2 15 (4.87%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.60%) Linux
4 4 (1.30%) Android
4 4 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (46.43%) MVC
2 128 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (20.45%) DevOps
4 53 (17.21%) Test Automation
5 51 (16.56%) TDD
6 46 (14.94%) Microservices
7 45 (14.61%) OO
8 39 (12.66%) Software Engineering
9 38 (12.34%) Unit Testing
10 36 (11.69%) Web Development
11 32 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (10.06%) Mentoring
13 30 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (9.74%) Scrum
14 27 (8.77%) SDLC
15 22 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
15 22 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (7.14%) SOLID
16 19 (6.17%) E-Commerce
17 18 (5.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 269 (87.34%) C#
2 164 (53.25%) JavaScript
3 88 (28.57%) SQL
4 32 (10.39%) TypeScript
5 12 (3.90%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.92%) VB
7 8 (2.60%) Java
8 5 (1.62%) C++
9 4 (1.30%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.65%) Erlang
10 2 (0.65%) Go
10 2 (0.65%) Perl
10 2 (0.65%) PHP
10 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.32%) sed
11 1 (0.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (8.44%) Degree
2 12 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.60%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (1.62%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.17%) QA
2 10 (3.25%) WAI
3 4 (1.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (5.84%) Ansible
1 18 (5.84%) Puppet
2 4 (1.30%) Grafana
3 3 (0.97%) Terraform
4 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.25%) Sitecore
3 7 (2.27%) Oracle
3 7 (2.27%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.62%) Splunk
5 4 (1.30%) MuleSoft
6 3 (0.97%) Mapbox
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco
7 1 (0.32%) Dell
7 1 (0.32%) GoCardless
7 1 (0.32%) Progress
7 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.32%) webMethods