Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > North of England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,972 4,477 4,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.63% 18.94% 19.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.43% 45.53% 45.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,586 4,011 4,325
North of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,400
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

.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 7,174 9,832 10,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 37.74% 41.60% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,756 8,405 8,941
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,400 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +5.26% -

.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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 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
North West -1 1,544 £45,000 +5.88% 371
Yorkshire 0 1,199 £42,500 - 274
North East -1 231 £42,500 - 53
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 North of England region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2,469 (83.08%) C#
2 1,552 (52.22%) ASP.NET
3 1,440 (48.45%) JavaScript
4 1,425 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
5 1,367 (46.00%) MVC
6 1,349 (45.39%) SQL
7 1,338 (45.02%) SQL Server
8 988 (33.24%) Microsoft
9 907 (30.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 894 (30.08%) HTML
11 784 (26.38%) CSS
12 703 (23.65%) Microsoft Azure
13 683 (22.98%) Software Engineering
14 669 (22.51%) AngularJS
15 601 (20.22%) .NET Framework
16 559 (18.81%) TDD
17 491 (16.52%) Scrum
18 477 (16.05%) ASP.NET Web API
19 457 (15.38%) jQuery
20 387 (13.02%) Java
21 369 (12.42%) .NET Core
22 368 (12.38%) Degree
22 368 (12.38%) DevOps
23 361 (12.15%) T-SQL
24 353 (11.88%) Git (software)
25 332 (11.17%) Finance
26 328 (11.04%) BDD
27 327 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
28 317 (10.67%) Web Services
29 312 (10.50%) Greenfield Project

.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
1 100 (3.36%) IIS
2 83 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 48 (1.62%) CMS
4 46 (1.55%) Confluence
5 39 (1.31%) Umbraco
6 28 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 18 (0.61%) NServiceBus
9 16 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 15 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (0.37%) Drupal
12 8 (0.27%) Apache
13 7 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.24%) WordPress
14 6 (0.20%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.17%) Kentico
16 4 (0.13%) EPiServer
16 4 (0.13%) nginx
17 3 (0.10%) JBoss
Applications
1 37 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.50%) Chatbot
3 11 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.17%) HipChat
6 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.13%) EngageOne
7 2 (0.067%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.034%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.034%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.13%) Infor SunSystems
4 4 (0.13%) Magento
5 3 (0.10%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.067%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.067%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.067%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.034%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 703 (23.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 248 (8.34%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (2.42%) SaaS
4 54 (1.82%) Power Platform
5 39 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 38 (1.28%) Serverless
7 22 (0.74%) Office 365
8 18 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
9 15 (0.50%) GitHub
9 15 (0.50%) IaaS
10 14 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (0.47%) Google Play
11 12 (0.40%) Azure Functions
12 11 (0.37%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
13 10 (0.34%) PaaS
14 9 (0.30%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.24%) npm
15 7 (0.24%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 89 (2.99%) Broadband
2 56 (1.88%) Internet
3 19 (0.64%) HTTP
4 11 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.34%) Ethernet
6 8 (0.27%) Intranet
7 6 (0.20%) DNS
7 6 (0.20%) LLU
8 5 (0.17%) DHCP
8 5 (0.17%) Network Security
8 5 (0.17%) SSL
9 3 (0.10%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.10%) Hyperconnected
9 3 (0.10%) SAN
9 3 (0.10%) SMTP
9 3 (0.10%) VPN
10 2 (0.067%) Firewall
10 2 (0.067%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.067%) NAS
11 1 (0.034%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,338 (45.02%) SQL Server
2 136 (4.58%) SQL Server 2016
3 132 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 123 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 114 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 113 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 93 (3.13%) MySQL
8 67 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 65 (2.19%) MongoDB
10 61 (2.05%) RDBMS
11 46 (1.55%) Power BI
12 45 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
14 38 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (0.98%) RavenDB
15 29 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
16 25 (0.84%) Blockchain
17 22 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
18 21 (0.71%) Big Data
18 21 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 353 (11.88%) Git (software)
2 283 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 232 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 109 (3.67%) JIRA
5 105 (3.53%) Selenium
6 70 (2.36%) SoapUI
7 68 (2.29%) NUnit
8 61 (2.05%) TeamCity
9 56 (1.88%) Grunt
10 51 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 46 (1.55%) MSTest
12 44 (1.48%) gulp
13 42 (1.41%) Subversion
14 31 (1.04%) Jenkins
15 28 (0.94%) webpack
16 26 (0.87%) Moq
17 25 (0.84%) Bitbucket
18 22 (0.74%) SpecFlow
19 18 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
20 16 (0.54%) AccuRev
General
1 332 (11.17%) Finance
2 97 (3.26%) Marketing
3 92 (3.10%) Retail
4 84 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 82 (2.76%) Games
6 54 (1.82%) Banking
7 51 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 33 (1.11%) Legal
9 27 (0.91%) Advertising
10 12 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 12 (0.40%) Automotive
10 12 (0.40%) Electronics
11 11 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.34%) Law
13 8 (0.27%) Local Government
14 7 (0.24%) Billing
15 4 (0.13%) Back Office
16 3 (0.10%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.034%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.034%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2,147 (72.24%) Developer
2 1,200 (40.38%) .NET Developer
3 1,041 (35.03%) C# Developer
4 694 (23.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 503 (16.92%) Software Developer
6 455 (15.31%) Senior Developer
7 280 (9.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 273 (9.19%) Senior .NET Developer
9 262 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 254 (8.55%) C# Software Developer
11 248 (8.34%) Senior C# Developer
12 244 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 242 (8.14%) Software Engineer
14 224 (7.54%) .NET Software Developer
15 188 (6.33%) SQL Developer
16 177 (5.96%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 136 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
18 127 (4.27%) Lead Developer
19 121 (4.07%) Senior Software Developer
20 117 (3.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,552 (52.22%) ASP.NET
2 907 (30.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 894 (30.08%) HTML
4 784 (26.38%) CSS
5 669 (22.51%) AngularJS
6 601 (20.22%) .NET Framework
7 477 (16.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 457 (15.38%) jQuery
9 369 (12.42%) .NET Core
10 317 (10.67%) Web Services
11 301 (10.13%) XML
12 291 (9.79%) Entity Framework
13 289 (9.72%) React
14 249 (8.38%) RESTful
15 238 (8.01%) HTML5
15 238 (8.01%) WCF
16 182 (6.12%) REST
17 174 (5.85%) SOAP
18 164 (5.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 153 (5.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 312 (10.50%) Greenfield Project
2 298 (10.03%) Enterprise Software
3 171 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 108 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 100 (3.36%) Fintech
6 87 (2.93%) User Experience
7 86 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
8 32 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 29 (0.98%) Robotics
10 25 (0.84%) NHS
11 21 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 21 (0.71%) Driving Licence
12 20 (0.67%) N-Tier
13 18 (0.61%) Client/Server
14 17 (0.57%) Algorithms
15 16 (0.54%) PMI
16 14 (0.47%) Data Centre
16 14 (0.47%) iPhone
17 12 (0.40%) Life Science
18 11 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 225 (7.57%) Windows
2 104 (3.50%) Android
3 61 (2.05%) Apple iOS
4 55 (1.85%) Linux
5 46 (1.55%) Windows Server
6 15 (0.50%) Windows 10
7 14 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.44%) Unix
8 13 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.34%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.10%) CentOS
13 2 (0.067%) Debian
13 2 (0.067%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.034%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.034%) MVS
14 1 (0.034%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,425 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1,367 (46.00%) MVC
3 683 (22.98%) Software Engineering
4 559 (18.81%) TDD
5 491 (16.52%) Scrum
6 368 (12.38%) DevOps
7 328 (11.04%) BDD
8 327 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
9 258 (8.68%) Problem-Solving
10 248 (8.34%) SDLC
11 235 (7.91%) Web Development
12 230 (7.74%) Test Automation
13 221 (7.44%) OO
14 216 (7.27%) Mentoring
15 215 (7.23%) Unit Testing
16 204 (6.86%) Microservices
17 200 (6.73%) Pair Programming
18 159 (5.35%) Computer Science
19 141 (4.74%) Web Application Development
20 139 (4.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2,469 (83.08%) C#
2 1,440 (48.45%) JavaScript
3 1,349 (45.39%) SQL
4 387 (13.02%) Java
5 361 (12.15%) T-SQL
6 213 (7.17%) C++
7 187 (6.29%) VB.NET
8 130 (4.37%) TypeScript
9 110 (3.70%) Python
10 105 (3.53%) PHP
11 74 (2.49%) VB
12 71 (2.39%) PowerShell
13 62 (2.09%) Ruby
14 57 (1.92%) PL/SQL
15 52 (1.75%) C
16 27 (0.91%) VBA
17 24 (0.81%) VB6
18 21 (0.71%) ES6
19 20 (0.67%) Scala
20 13 (0.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 368 (12.38%) Degree
2 67 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 30 (1.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 25 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.54%) PMI Certification
7 15 (0.50%) HND
8 12 (0.40%) Master's Degree
9 10 (0.34%) Security Cleared
10 8 (0.27%) MCP
10 8 (0.27%) MCSD
11 6 (0.20%) ISEB
11 6 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
12 4 (0.13%) CCNA
12 4 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.13%) CREST Certified
12 4 (0.13%) OSCP
13 3 (0.10%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (3.53%) QA
2 23 (0.77%) GDPR
3 19 (0.64%) SLA
4 7 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.20%) HL7
5 6 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.034%) FINRA
7 1 (0.034%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.034%) MiFID
7 1 (0.034%) MISRA
7 1 (0.034%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.034%) PMO
System Software
1 136 (4.58%) Docker
2 32 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 10 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.067%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.034%) Firmware
7 1 (0.034%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.034%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 63 (2.12%) Kubernetes
2 21 (0.71%) CA Service Virtualization
3 20 (0.67%) Terraform
4 14 (0.47%) Rancher
5 10 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.20%) Ansible
7 6 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (0.20%) Puppet
8 5 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.13%) Mesos
9 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.10%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.067%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.067%) cPanel
11 2 (0.067%) Kibana
11 2 (0.067%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.067%) Plesk
11 2 (0.067%) SCCM
Vendors
1 988 (33.24%) Microsoft
2 112 (3.77%) Xamarin
3 90 (3.03%) Google
4 85 (2.86%) Oracle
5 47 (1.58%) Pega
6 45 (1.51%) Sitecore
7 41 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
8 31 (1.04%) Facebook
9 25 (0.84%) IBM
10 22 (0.74%) Tableau
11 21 (0.71%) CA
12 19 (0.64%) Apple
13 18 (0.61%) SAP
14 14 (0.47%) TIBCO
14 14 (0.47%) VMware
15 11 (0.37%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.37%) Kofax
16 10 (0.34%) Sony
16 10 (0.34%) Twitter
16 10 (0.34%) Yahoo!