Period
to 19 August 2017

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

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 4615 4856 5964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 18.70% 19.70% 21.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.79% 50.77% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4181 4506 5444
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,625 £27,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 10540 9564 11291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England 42.71% 38.79% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8929 8276 9578
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the North of England over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

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 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
North West 0 2666 £40,000 - 228
Yorkshire -5 1708 £40,000 - 154
North East +1 244 £37,500 +2.74% 15
.NET
England

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

1 3793 (82.19%) C#
2 2556 (55.38%) ASP.NET
3 2527 (54.76%) SQL Server
4 2341 (50.73%) MVC
5 2205 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
6 2153 (46.65%) SQL
7 1833 (39.72%) JavaScript
8 1673 (36.25%) HTML
9 1481 (32.09%) CSS
10 1433 (31.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1253 (27.15%) Microsoft
12 1095 (23.73%) .NET Framework
13 1034 (22.41%) TDD
14 1024 (22.19%) jQuery
15 939 (20.35%) AngularJS
16 871 (18.87%) Web Services
17 845 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web API
18 761 (16.49%) Scrum
19 726 (15.73%) WCF
20 676 (14.65%) Finance
21 654 (14.17%) Web Development
22 627 (13.59%) Software Engineering
23 615 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
24 598 (12.96%) Entity Framework
25 551 (11.94%) Visual Studio
26 549 (11.90%) HTML5
27 547 (11.85%) Degree
28 542 (11.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 532 (11.53%) Java
30 522 (11.31%) OO

.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
1 210 (4.55%) CMS
2 159 (3.45%) IIS
3 133 (2.88%) Umbraco
4 125 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 89 (1.93%) Sitecore CMS
6 75 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
7 49 (1.06%) Apache Spark
8 47 (1.02%) EPiServer
9 44 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
10 40 (0.87%) Apache
11 33 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 31 (0.67%) Drupal
13 20 (0.43%) Confluence
14 19 (0.41%) NServiceBus
14 19 (0.41%) WebSphere
15 18 (0.39%) OpenEdge
15 18 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
16 17 (0.37%) JBoss
17 16 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 57 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 18 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.15%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.022%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.022%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 52 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (1.02%) Maximo
3 45 (0.98%) Aligne
4 22 (0.48%) Visualfiles
5 16 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.17%) Magento
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.087%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.087%) SDL Web 8
10 3 (0.065%) nopCommerce
10 3 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.065%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.065%) Workfront
11 2 (0.043%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.043%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.043%) SAP Hybris
11 2 (0.043%) WebTrends
12 1 (0.022%) SAP CRM
12 1 (0.022%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 615 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 315 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (2.56%) SaaS
4 55 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 48 (1.04%) GitHub
6 28 (0.61%) Office 365
7 27 (0.59%) Google Play
8 25 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (0.35%) PaaS
10 12 (0.26%) Heroku
11 7 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
11 7 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.11%) IaaS
14 4 (0.087%) Trello
15 3 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 3 (0.065%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 84 (1.82%) HTTP
2 77 (1.67%) Internet
3 27 (0.59%) SMS
4 26 (0.56%) Ethernet
5 24 (0.52%) Firewall
6 23 (0.50%) Broadband
6 23 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 20 (0.43%) FTP
7 20 (0.43%) RS-232
8 18 (0.39%) Intranet
9 15 (0.33%) Wireless
10 10 (0.22%) SSL
11 7 (0.15%) DHCP
12 6 (0.13%) AMQP
12 6 (0.13%) DNS
12 6 (0.13%) LLU
13 5 (0.11%) Modbus
13 5 (0.11%) Profibus
14 4 (0.087%) Network Security
14 4 (0.087%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2527 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 257 (5.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 243 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 235 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 222 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 221 (4.79%) NoSQL
7 199 (4.31%) SQL Server 2016
8 189 (4.10%) MySQL
9 176 (3.81%) MongoDB
10 145 (3.14%) Relational Database
11 133 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 92 (1.99%) Big Data
12 92 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 86 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 85 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
15 64 (1.39%) RDBMS
16 63 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
17 62 (1.34%) Hadoop
18 49 (1.06%) Oracle Database
19 43 (0.93%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 551 (11.94%) Visual Studio
2 394 (8.54%) Git (software)
3 296 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 200 (4.33%) NUnit
5 185 (4.01%) TeamCity
6 158 (3.42%) Selenium
7 152 (3.29%) Subversion
8 130 (2.82%) MSTest
9 118 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 117 (2.54%) JIRA
11 80 (1.73%) Jenkins
12 52 (1.13%) SpecFlow
13 48 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 39 (0.85%) SoapUI
15 33 (0.72%) gulp
16 32 (0.69%) Moq
17 26 (0.56%) ReSharper
17 26 (0.56%) WebDriver
18 25 (0.54%) NuGet
19 24 (0.52%) Cucumber
General
1 676 (14.65%) Finance
2 241 (5.22%) Marketing
3 171 (3.71%) Manufacturing
4 161 (3.49%) Retail
5 157 (3.40%) Games
6 146 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 118 (2.56%) Electronics
8 94 (2.04%) Advertising
9 59 (1.28%) Law
9 59 (1.28%) Legal
10 52 (1.13%) Banking
11 33 (0.72%) Back Office
12 27 (0.59%) Automotive
12 27 (0.59%) Music Industry
13 12 (0.26%) Publishing
14 8 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.11%) Billing
15 5 (0.11%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.11%) Local Government
15 5 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 3371 (73.04%) Developer
2 2243 (48.60%) .NET Developer
3 1457 (31.57%) C# Developer
4 1175 (25.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 676 (14.65%) Software Developer
6 661 (14.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 574 (12.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 498 (10.79%) Senior Developer
9 404 (8.75%) .NET Software Developer
10 403 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 359 (7.78%) C# Software Developer
12 321 (6.96%) Senior .NET Developer
13 273 (5.92%) SQL Developer
14 259 (5.61%) Software Engineer
15 224 (4.85%) Junior
16 223 (4.83%) Analyst
17 211 (4.57%) Web Developer
18 207 (4.49%) Senior C# Developer
19 194 (4.20%) Junior Developer
20 170 (3.68%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2556 (55.38%) ASP.NET
2 1673 (36.25%) HTML
3 1481 (32.09%) CSS
4 1433 (31.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1095 (23.73%) .NET Framework
6 1024 (22.19%) jQuery
7 939 (20.35%) AngularJS
8 871 (18.87%) Web Services
9 845 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 726 (15.73%) WCF
11 598 (12.96%) Entity Framework
12 549 (11.90%) HTML5
13 542 (11.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 469 (10.16%) XML
15 441 (9.56%) RESTful
16 368 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 362 (7.84%) WPF
18 360 (7.80%) Node.js
19 315 (6.83%) KnockoutJS
20 288 (6.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 323 (7.00%) Greenfield Project
2 268 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 257 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
4 183 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 177 (3.84%) iPad
6 170 (3.68%) Mobile App
7 135 (2.93%) User Experience
8 129 (2.80%) N-Tier
9 84 (1.82%) Management Information System
10 80 (1.73%) Fintech
11 49 (1.06%) Public Cloud
12 40 (0.87%) NHS
13 33 (0.72%) Data Structures
14 29 (0.63%) iPhone
15 26 (0.56%) Digital Media
16 25 (0.54%) Social Network
17 23 (0.50%) Driving Licence
18 20 (0.43%) Digital TV
19 19 (0.41%) Blog
20 17 (0.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 466 (10.10%) Windows
2 176 (3.81%) Linux
3 141 (3.06%) Android
4 96 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 96 (2.08%) Unix
5 85 (1.84%) Windows Server
6 27 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 15 (0.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 11 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
11 9 (0.20%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
13 6 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.087%) CentOS
15 4 (0.087%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.087%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.087%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2341 (50.73%) MVC
2 2205 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1034 (22.41%) TDD
4 761 (16.49%) Scrum
5 654 (14.17%) Web Development
6 627 (13.59%) Software Engineering
7 522 (11.31%) OO
8 480 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
9 474 (10.27%) SDLC
10 441 (9.56%) Web Application Development
11 411 (8.91%) BDD
12 344 (7.45%) Test Automation
13 294 (6.37%) Dependency Injection
14 272 (5.89%) Mentoring
15 269 (5.83%) Unit Testing
16 247 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
17 243 (5.27%) OOP
18 227 (4.92%) DevOps
19 218 (4.72%) E-Commerce
20 214 (4.64%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3793 (82.19%) C#
2 2153 (46.65%) SQL
3 1833 (39.72%) JavaScript
4 532 (11.53%) Java
5 467 (10.12%) T-SQL
6 391 (8.47%) VB.NET
7 266 (5.76%) Ruby
8 224 (4.85%) C++
9 216 (4.68%) VB
10 179 (3.88%) Python
11 148 (3.21%) PHP
12 140 (3.03%) TypeScript
13 108 (2.34%) C
14 81 (1.76%) PowerShell
15 72 (1.56%) F#
16 67 (1.45%) PL/SQL
17 65 (1.41%) VB6
18 55 (1.19%) Go
18 55 (1.19%) VBA
19 51 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 547 (11.85%) Degree
2 127 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (1.24%) ISEB
4 48 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 32 (0.69%) Security Cleared
7 23 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 20 (0.43%) MCP
9 19 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 16 (0.35%) DBS Check
11 14 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 12 (0.26%) Master's Degree
12 12 (0.26%) SC Cleared
13 9 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.17%) PhD
14 8 (0.17%) PMP
15 6 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
16 5 (0.11%) HND
17 4 (0.087%) DV Cleared
18 3 (0.065%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (3.36%) QA
2 24 (0.52%) SLA
3 11 (0.24%) COBIT
4 9 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.13%) JTAG
6 6 (0.13%) PMO
6 6 (0.13%) WAI
7 5 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.11%) WCAG
8 4 (0.087%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.043%) GDPR
11 1 (0.022%) HL7
System Software
1 44 (0.95%) Docker
2 30 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.48%) Firmware
4 17 (0.37%) vSphere
5 13 (0.28%) XenServer
6 12 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (0.22%) Xen
8 8 (0.17%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.065%) KVM
10 2 (0.043%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.022%) Brightmail
11 1 (0.022%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 87 (1.89%) Puppet
2 79 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (1.47%) Ansible
4 62 (1.34%) Kibana
5 25 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 25 (0.54%) Mesos
6 24 (0.52%) WSUS
7 12 (0.26%) Grafana
8 8 (0.17%) SCCM
9 7 (0.15%) ZENworks
10 6 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.13%) Nagios
10 6 (0.13%) Opsview
10 6 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.087%) Perfmon
12 3 (0.065%) Graphite
12 3 (0.065%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.043%) Rancher
13 2 (0.043%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1253 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 273 (5.92%) Oracle
3 146 (3.16%) Google
3 146 (3.16%) SAP
4 112 (2.43%) Sitecore
5 100 (2.17%) Xamarin
6 64 (1.39%) Facebook
7 48 (1.04%) IBM
8 45 (0.98%) Infor
9 36 (0.78%) Twitter
10 26 (0.56%) VMware
11 24 (0.52%) Splunk
12 19 (0.41%) Red Hat
13 14 (0.30%) Rackspace
14 13 (0.28%) Apple
14 13 (0.28%) HP
14 13 (0.28%) hybris
15 12 (0.26%) Atlassian
15 12 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (0.26%) Telerik