Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 169 360 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 16.83% 27.13% 21.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.58% 55.90% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 140 295 262
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £48,900 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

.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 Somerset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 427 644 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 42.53% 48.53% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 366 547 479
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Somerset

.NET
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in Somerset.

Salary trend for .NET in Somerset

.NET
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Somerset

.NET
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 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
Bath -1 95 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Taunton -2 44 £42,029 +4.42% 12
Street -2 8 - -
Yeovil -5 6 £75,000 +141.94% 4
Frome - 4 £42,500 - 1
Portishead -8 3 £27,000 -40.00% 1
.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Somerset region with a requirement for .NET.

1 135 (79.88%) C#
2 103 (60.95%) MVC
3 95 (56.21%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (55.62%) ASP.NET
5 86 (50.89%) SQL Server
6 69 (40.83%) JavaScript
7 63 (37.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (30.77%) SQL
9 48 (28.40%) .NET Framework
10 44 (26.04%) Entity Framework
11 42 (24.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 42 (24.85%) HTML
12 37 (21.89%) TDD
12 37 (21.89%) jQuery
12 37 (21.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 36 (21.30%) Test Automation
14 34 (20.12%) Scrum
15 32 (18.93%) CSS
15 32 (18.93%) WPF
16 31 (18.34%) Java
17 30 (17.75%) Microsoft
18 29 (17.16%) Software Engineering
18 29 (17.16%) AngularJS
19 27 (15.98%) ASP.NET Web API
20 26 (15.38%) Git (software)
21 25 (14.79%) WCF
22 23 (13.61%) SDLC
23 22 (13.02%) Web Development
23 22 (13.02%) RESTful
24 21 (12.43%) Continuous Integration

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 11 (6.51%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (3.55%) CMS
2 6 (3.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.55%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.18%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.18%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.18%) WordPress
4 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (21.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.14%) Office 365
4 5 (2.96%) PaaS
4 5 (2.96%) SaaS
5 3 (1.78%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.18%) GitHub
6 2 (1.18%) Serverless
7 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.59%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) HTTP
1 1 (0.59%) Internet
1 1 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (50.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.65%) Relational Database
3 17 (10.06%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2016
5 11 (6.51%) Geospatial Data
5 11 (6.51%) RDBMS
5 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.96%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.37%) Power BI
10 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.78%) SSDT
11 2 (1.18%) MOLAP
11 2 (1.18%) MS Access
11 2 (1.18%) MySQL
11 2 (1.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 42 (24.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.83%) Visual Studio
4 16 (9.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (4.14%) Selenium
6 5 (2.96%) JSUnit
7 4 (2.37%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.37%) NCrunch
7 4 (2.37%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.18%) GitLab
8 2 (1.18%) Grunt
8 2 (1.18%) gulp
8 2 (1.18%) JMeter
8 2 (1.18%) Moq
8 2 (1.18%) NUnit
8 2 (1.18%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.18%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.18%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (7.69%) Marketing
2 9 (5.33%) Finance
3 8 (4.73%) Music Industry
4 5 (2.96%) Electronics
4 5 (2.96%) Games
4 5 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) French Language
5 1 (0.59%) Law
5 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (68.05%) Developer
2 76 (44.97%) .NET Developer
3 32 (18.93%) Software Developer
4 26 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
4 26 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 18 (10.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (10.06%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.51%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (6.51%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Support Engineer
10 9 (5.33%) Applications Support
11 8 (4.73%) Analyst
11 8 (4.73%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (4.73%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (4.73%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (4.73%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (55.62%) ASP.NET
2 63 (37.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 48 (28.40%) .NET Framework
4 44 (26.04%) Entity Framework
5 42 (24.85%) HTML
6 37 (21.89%) jQuery
7 32 (18.93%) CSS
7 32 (18.93%) WPF
8 29 (17.16%) AngularJS
9 27 (15.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (14.79%) WCF
11 22 (13.02%) RESTful
12 18 (10.65%) Node.js
13 17 (10.06%) Code First Entity Framework
14 14 (8.28%) HTML5
14 14 (8.28%) Web Services
15 13 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 8 (4.73%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (4.73%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.28%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.96%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.96%) Fintech
5 4 (2.37%) User Experience
6 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.18%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.59%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.88%) Linux
1 15 (8.88%) Windows
2 9 (5.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.96%) Unix
5 2 (1.18%) Android
5 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (60.95%) MVC
2 95 (56.21%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (21.89%) TDD
4 36 (21.30%) Test Automation
5 34 (20.12%) Scrum
6 29 (17.16%) Software Engineering
7 23 (13.61%) SDLC
8 22 (13.02%) Web Development
9 21 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (11.83%) BDD
11 17 (10.06%) OO
11 17 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (9.47%) Web Application Development
13 15 (8.88%) Unit Testing
14 14 (8.28%) System Testing
14 14 (8.28%) Waterfall
15 13 (7.69%) CRM
16 12 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (7.10%) Customer Requirements
17 11 (6.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (79.88%) C#
2 69 (40.83%) JavaScript
3 52 (30.77%) SQL
4 31 (18.34%) Java
5 17 (10.06%) Python
6 16 (9.47%) Ruby
7 12 (7.10%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.51%) VB
9 10 (5.92%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.73%) C++
11 6 (3.55%) C
12 4 (2.37%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.78%) PHP
13 3 (1.78%) R
13 3 (1.78%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.78%) VB6
14 2 (1.18%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.18%) VBA
15 1 (0.59%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (7.69%) Degree
2 10 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) HNC
5 2 (1.18%) HND
5 2 (1.18%) MCSD
5 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.59%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.59%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.69%) Oracle
3 11 (6.51%) Xamarin
4 7 (4.14%) Google
5 5 (2.96%) SAP
5 5 (2.96%) Syncsort
6 2 (1.18%) Adobe
6 2 (1.18%) Capita
6 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com