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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 14 16 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,159 1,564 1,450
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 11.86% 10.60% 16.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.72% 31.42% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 1,326 1,285
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,938 £37,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - +7.95%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

.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 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 5,723 4,977 3,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 31.43% 33.74% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,719 3,864 3,128
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the North of England

.NET
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for .NET in the North of England

.NET
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in the North of England over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for .NET in the North of England

.NET
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 within the North of England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
North West 0 1,151 £54,590 +6.00% 173
Yorkshire +5 830 £52,500 +16.67% 90
North East +2 181 £48,500 +18.73% 52
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 North of England region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1,560 (72.26%) C#
2 1,267 (58.68%) Agile
3 1,221 (56.55%) Azure
4 1,070 (49.56%) SQL
5 1,032 (47.80%) JavaScript
6 904 (41.87%) .NET Core
7 787 (36.45%) Software Engineering
8 772 (35.76%) React
9 747 (34.60%) CSS
10 734 (34.00%) HTML
11 692 (32.05%) MVC
12 686 (31.77%) DevOps
13 682 (31.59%) SQL Server
14 664 (30.75%) Microsoft
15 656 (30.38%) Social Skills
16 630 (29.18%) .NET Framework
17 565 (26.17%) AWS
18 560 (25.94%) AngularJS
19 525 (24.32%) Git (software)
20 433 (20.06%) Azure DevOps
21 395 (18.30%) Microservices
22 392 (18.16%) Docker
23 385 (17.83%) Entity Framework
24 379 (17.55%) Java
25 360 (16.67%) ASP.NET
26 358 (16.58%) Serverless
27 352 (16.30%) jQuery
28 340 (15.75%) Problem-Solving
29 319 (14.78%) Terraform
30 316 (14.64%) Twitter Bootstrap

.NET
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 88 (4.08%) Umbraco
2 47 (2.18%) Confluence
3 40 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 39 (1.81%) CMS
5 21 (0.97%) IIS
6 19 (0.88%) OpenEdge
7 14 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (0.56%) Sitefinity
9 10 (0.46%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.37%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.23%) WordPress
12 4 (0.19%) CICS
12 4 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.14%) Apache Pulsar
14 2 (0.093%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.093%) NServiceBus
15 1 (0.046%) Apache
15 1 (0.046%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.046%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.046%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.093%) Maple
3 2 (0.093%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.093%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.28%) DELMIA
4 3 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.093%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.093%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.046%) iTrent
6 1 (0.046%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.046%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.046%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.046%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,221 (56.55%) Azure
2 565 (26.17%) AWS
3 433 (20.06%) Azure DevOps
4 358 (16.58%) Serverless
5 283 (13.11%) Azure Functions
6 281 (13.02%) Azure Service Bus
7 80 (3.71%) SaaS
8 74 (3.43%) GCP
9 52 (2.41%) GitHub
10 46 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
11 45 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
12 43 (1.99%) PaaS
12 43 (1.99%) Power Platform
13 42 (1.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 34 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
15 31 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
16 29 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
17 26 (1.20%) Azure AKS
18 24 (1.11%) Azure Monitor
19 21 (0.97%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 154 (7.13%) HTTP
2 84 (3.89%) SSL
3 23 (1.07%) Internet
4 13 (0.60%) DNS
5 11 (0.51%) DHCP
6 9 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.42%) WAN
7 7 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (0.32%) LAN
8 5 (0.23%) Network Security
9 3 (0.14%) Firewall
9 3 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.093%) AMQP
10 2 (0.093%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.093%) SAN
10 2 (0.093%) VLAN
10 2 (0.093%) VPN
10 2 (0.093%) Wireless
11 1 (0.046%) DVB
11 1 (0.046%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (31.59%) SQL Server
2 187 (8.66%) NoSQL
3 88 (4.08%) MySQL
4 68 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 48 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 40 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (1.71%) Power BI
8 31 (1.44%) DynamoDB
9 28 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
9 28 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (1.20%) Data Lake
12 17 (0.79%) Tableau
13 14 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
14 13 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (0.60%) Big Data
15 11 (0.51%) Data Vault
16 10 (0.46%) Flink
17 9 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 525 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 261 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (4.12%) Selenium
4 70 (3.24%) JIRA
5 44 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 37 (1.71%) Visual Studio
7 29 (1.34%) TeamCity
8 28 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 28 (1.30%) SpecFlow
9 21 (0.97%) Subversion
10 20 (0.93%) Bitbucket
11 19 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 17 (0.79%) NUnit
13 15 (0.69%) Maven
14 12 (0.56%) Postman
15 10 (0.46%) Ant
15 10 (0.46%) Gradle
15 10 (0.46%) Moq
15 10 (0.46%) SonarQube
16 9 (0.42%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 656 (30.38%) Social Skills
2 288 (13.34%) Finance
3 202 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (5.42%) Marketing
5 97 (4.49%) Public Sector
6 94 (4.35%) Retail
7 86 (3.98%) Manufacturing
8 47 (2.18%) Banking
8 47 (2.18%) Law
9 38 (1.76%) Games
10 37 (1.71%) Automotive
11 34 (1.57%) Legal
12 33 (1.53%) Organisational Skills
13 32 (1.48%) French Language
14 26 (1.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 24 (1.11%) Publishing
16 20 (0.93%) Telecoms
17 16 (0.74%) Electronics
18 13 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
19 12 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,282 (59.38%) Developer
2 619 (28.67%) .NET Developer
3 448 (20.75%) Software Engineer
4 283 (13.11%) Software Developer
5 279 (12.92%) Senior Developer
6 275 (12.74%) C# Developer
7 202 (9.36%) Senior .NET Developer
8 129 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 112 (5.19%) .NET Software Developer
10 102 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 81 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
12 79 (3.66%) Senior Software Developer
13 70 (3.24%) Architect
14 67 (3.10%) .NET Software Engineer
15 62 (2.87%) C# Software Developer
16 57 (2.64%) Web Developer
17 50 (2.32%) Technical Leader
18 49 (2.27%) Senior .NET Software Developer
19 48 (2.22%) Graduate
20 44 (2.04%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 904 (41.87%) .NET Core
2 772 (35.76%) React
3 747 (34.60%) CSS
4 734 (34.00%) HTML
5 630 (29.18%) .NET Framework
6 560 (25.94%) AngularJS
7 385 (17.83%) Entity Framework
8 360 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 352 (16.30%) jQuery
10 316 (14.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 272 (12.60%) Node.js
12 159 (7.36%) RESTful
13 158 (7.32%) Vue.js
14 141 (6.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 115 (5.33%) REST
16 104 (4.82%) Angular 2
17 100 (4.63%) Sass
18 95 (4.40%) Ruby on Rails
19 89 (4.12%) HTML5
20 85 (3.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 115 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
2 92 (4.26%) User Experience
3 82 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 80 (3.71%) Cloud Native
5 52 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 41 (1.90%) Virtual Team
7 33 (1.53%) NHS
8 32 (1.48%) Tandem
9 30 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
10 29 (1.34%) Data Structures
11 27 (1.25%) Social Media
12 26 (1.20%) Management Information System
13 25 (1.16%) Life Science
14 23 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
15 21 (0.97%) Algorithms
15 21 (0.97%) Public Cloud
16 17 (0.79%) N-Tier
16 17 (0.79%) Robotics
17 15 (0.69%) IoT
18 13 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 288 (13.34%) Android
2 262 (12.14%) Apple iOS
3 108 (5.00%) Linux
4 63 (2.92%) Windows
5 17 (0.79%) Windows Server
6 15 (0.69%) Unix
7 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (0.28%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,267 (58.68%) Agile
2 787 (36.45%) Software Engineering
3 692 (32.05%) MVC
4 686 (31.77%) DevOps
5 395 (18.30%) Microservices
6 340 (15.75%) Problem-Solving
7 316 (14.64%) Unit Testing
8 304 (14.08%) Scrum
8 304 (14.08%) User Stories
9 299 (13.85%) CI/CD
10 277 (12.83%) TDD
11 260 (12.04%) Full Stack Development
12 258 (11.95%) Process Improvement
13 257 (11.90%) Product Roadmap
14 247 (11.44%) Dependency Injection
15 239 (11.07%) Web Development
16 224 (10.38%) Test Automation
17 198 (9.17%) Mentoring
18 197 (9.12%) SDLC
19 141 (6.53%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,560 (72.26%) C#
2 1,070 (49.56%) SQL
3 1,032 (47.80%) JavaScript
4 379 (17.55%) Java
5 213 (9.87%) Python
5 213 (9.87%) TypeScript
6 137 (6.35%) Go
7 125 (5.79%) T-SQL
8 119 (5.51%) Ruby
9 88 (4.08%) VB.NET
10 80 (3.71%) PowerShell
11 57 (2.64%) VB
12 53 (2.45%) PHP
13 37 (1.71%) C++
14 33 (1.53%) Tcl
15 25 (1.16%) Scala
16 18 (0.83%) Bash
16 18 (0.83%) Kotlin
17 11 (0.51%) Perl
17 11 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 178 (8.24%) Degree
2 80 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 59 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 46 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 36 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (0.79%) Azure Certification
7 9 (0.42%) DBS Check
8 8 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.23%) CISSP
9 5 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.23%) OSCP
10 4 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.14%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.14%) MCSE
12 2 (0.093%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.093%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.093%) MBA
12 2 (0.093%) TOGAF Certification
13 1 (0.046%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (5.60%) QA
2 14 (0.65%) SLA
3 12 (0.56%) GDPR
3 12 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.46%) Accessibility
5 9 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.19%) WAI
6 4 (0.19%) WCAG
7 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.093%) Good Clinical Practice
8 2 (0.093%) GxP
9 1 (0.046%) GRC
System Software
1 392 (18.16%) Docker
2 19 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.60%) vSphere
4 11 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.51%) XenApp
5 5 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.093%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.093%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 319 (14.78%) Terraform
2 248 (11.49%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.42%) Istio
3 9 (0.42%) WSUS
4 8 (0.37%) Ansible
5 7 (0.32%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.28%) Grafana
6 6 (0.28%) MOM
7 5 (0.23%) Kibana
8 2 (0.093%) MIIS
8 2 (0.093%) Puppet
8 2 (0.093%) SCCM
8 2 (0.093%) SCOM
9 1 (0.046%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 664 (30.75%) Microsoft
2 292 (13.52%) Xamarin
3 113 (5.23%) Oracle
4 76 (3.52%) Google
5 39 (1.81%) Sitecore
6 16 (0.74%) ANSYS
6 16 (0.74%) Bloomberg
6 16 (0.74%) Splunk
7 15 (0.69%) Databricks
7 15 (0.69%) Progress
8 14 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (0.65%) SAP
8 14 (0.65%) VMware
9 12 (0.56%) Talend
10 11 (0.51%) Citrix
11 10 (0.46%) Infragistics
12 8 (0.37%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.32%) Dell
13 7 (0.32%) Dynatrace
13 7 (0.32%) Veritas