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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 15 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,567 2,337 3,107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 12.84% 17.55% 18.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.33% 40.81% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,774 1,964 2,785
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,625 £42,313 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.15% +7.00% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 7,265 5,727 6,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.34% 43.00% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,393 4,691 5,947
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the South East

.NET
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in the South East.

Salary trend for .NET in the South East

.NET
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in the South East over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Salary histogram for .NET in the South East

.NET
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 May 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
Hampshire -2 822 £55,000 +8.37% 54
Thames Valley -12 739 £60,000 +20.00% 123
Surrey -11 394 £60,000 +9.09% 54
Berkshire -9 371 £65,000 +18.18% 55
East Sussex -1 245 £52,500 - 29
Buckinghamshire -17 209 £55,000 +22.22% 36
Oxfordshire -14 159 £50,845 +1.69% 32
Kent -13 153 £44,000 -12.00% 33
West Sussex -8 145 £55,000 -4.35% 8
Middlesex -8 23 £56,250 -6.25%
Home Counties - 11 £57,500 -
Isle of Wight - 6 £31,000 -
Sussex +5 1 £39,000 -25.71% 2
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 South East region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2,041 (79.51%) C#
2 1,327 (51.69%) Agile
3 1,228 (47.84%) Azure
4 1,075 (41.88%) JavaScript
5 1,005 (39.15%) SQL
6 930 (36.23%) .NET Core
7 923 (35.96%) SQL Server
8 854 (33.27%) ASP.NET
9 804 (31.32%) HTML
10 741 (28.87%) DevOps
11 704 (27.43%) .NET Framework
12 703 (27.39%) Microsoft
13 700 (27.27%) CSS
14 680 (26.49%) MVC
15 581 (22.63%) AngularJS
16 575 (22.40%) Full Stack Development
17 552 (21.50%) React
18 542 (21.11%) Software Engineering
19 540 (21.04%) Scrum
20 473 (18.43%) Git (software)
21 462 (18.00%) CI/CD
22 441 (17.18%) Finance
23 434 (16.91%) Social Skills
24 426 (16.60%) Docker
25 410 (15.97%) TDD
26 398 (15.50%) Test Automation
27 375 (14.61%) ASP.NET Web API
28 374 (14.57%) Microservices
29 360 (14.02%) AWS
30 353 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 108 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
2 70 (2.73%) CMS
3 63 (2.45%) IIS
4 59 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 57 (2.22%) Umbraco
6 35 (1.36%) Apache Spark
7 29 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 25 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
9 18 (0.70%) EPiServer
10 13 (0.51%) Confluence
10 13 (0.51%) WordPress
11 9 (0.35%) ColdFusion
11 9 (0.35%) IBM Domino
12 7 (0.27%) Kentico
13 5 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.16%) Apache
14 4 (0.16%) Oracle Spatial
15 3 (0.12%) Apache Airflow
15 3 (0.12%) Headless CMS
16 2 (0.078%) Jadu
Applications
1 38 (1.48%) Campfire
2 28 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.078%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.039%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 38 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.039%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.039%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.039%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,228 (47.84%) Azure
2 360 (14.02%) AWS
3 253 (9.86%) SaaS
4 188 (7.32%) Serverless
5 141 (5.49%) GitHub
6 117 (4.56%) Azure Service Bus
7 105 (4.09%) Power Platform
8 102 (3.97%) PaaS
9 85 (3.31%) Azure Functions
10 70 (2.73%) Azure Event Grid
10 70 (2.73%) GCP
11 69 (2.69%) AWS Lambda
12 67 (2.61%) GitHub Actions
13 57 (2.22%) Microsoft 365
14 55 (2.14%) Azure Logic Apps
15 52 (2.03%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 48 (1.87%) OpenShift
17 41 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
18 39 (1.52%) Azure Data Factory
18 39 (1.52%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.03%) Internet
2 48 (1.87%) Broadband
3 38 (1.48%) HTTP
4 29 (1.13%) VoIP
5 28 (1.09%) Cisco IPT
6 13 (0.51%) FTP
6 13 (0.51%) SSL
7 9 (0.35%) SSH
8 6 (0.23%) SMTP
9 5 (0.19%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.16%) 5G
10 4 (0.16%) DSL
11 3 (0.12%) Firewall
11 3 (0.12%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.078%) PBX
12 2 (0.078%) PSTN
12 2 (0.078%) SMS
12 2 (0.078%) TETRA
12 2 (0.078%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.039%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 923 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 215 (8.38%) NoSQL
3 185 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 120 (4.67%) MongoDB
5 118 (4.60%) MySQL
6 89 (3.47%) Power BI
7 85 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
8 70 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 64 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 64 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
10 61 (2.38%) RDBMS
11 60 (2.34%) Big Data
12 50 (1.95%) Redis
13 44 (1.71%) RavenDB
14 43 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 42 (1.64%) Data Lake
16 35 (1.36%) Flink
17 26 (1.01%) GIS
18 25 (0.97%) Oracle Database
19 21 (0.82%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 473 (18.43%) Git (software)
2 238 (9.27%) Visual Studio
3 132 (5.14%) Selenium
4 121 (4.71%) TeamCity
5 113 (4.40%) JIRA
6 104 (4.05%) SpecFlow
7 83 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 80 (3.12%) Jenkins
9 57 (2.22%) NUnit
10 54 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 44 (1.71%) Subversion
12 38 (1.48%) Maven
12 38 (1.48%) webpack
13 35 (1.36%) Ant
13 35 (1.36%) Gradle
14 30 (1.17%) Android Studio
14 30 (1.17%) Moq
15 22 (0.86%) ESLint
16 20 (0.78%) gulp
16 20 (0.78%) MSTest
General
1 441 (17.18%) Finance
2 434 (16.91%) Social Skills
3 123 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 118 (4.60%) Manufacturing
5 96 (3.74%) Retail
6 81 (3.16%) Marketing
7 42 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.29%) Advertising
9 30 (1.17%) Games
10 29 (1.13%) Local Government
11 26 (1.01%) Banking
11 26 (1.01%) Publishing
12 25 (0.97%) Law
13 24 (0.93%) Legal
14 23 (0.90%) Automotive
14 23 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 18 (0.70%) Back Office
17 16 (0.62%) Public Sector
18 10 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,746 (68.02%) Developer
2 724 (28.20%) .NET Developer
3 585 (22.79%) Software Developer
4 474 (18.47%) Senior Developer
5 470 (18.31%) C# Developer
6 278 (10.83%) Full Stack Developer
7 254 (9.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 246 (9.58%) Software Engineer
9 228 (8.88%) .NET Software Developer
10 219 (8.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 174 (6.78%) C# Software Developer
12 171 (6.66%) Senior Software Developer
13 125 (4.87%) Senior C# Developer
14 95 (3.70%) Azure Developer
15 84 (3.27%) Architect
16 77 (3.00%) C# Software Engineer
17 76 (2.96%) Analyst
18 72 (2.80%) SQL Developer
18 72 (2.80%) Technical Leader
19 67 (2.61%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 930 (36.23%) .NET Core
2 854 (33.27%) ASP.NET
3 804 (31.32%) HTML
4 704 (27.43%) .NET Framework
5 700 (27.27%) CSS
6 581 (22.63%) AngularJS
7 552 (21.50%) React
8 375 (14.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 353 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 282 (10.99%) Entity Framework
11 234 (9.12%) RESTful
12 232 (9.04%) HTML5
13 217 (8.45%) Vue.js
14 202 (7.87%) JSON
15 201 (7.83%) jQuery
16 182 (7.09%) REST
17 146 (5.69%) CSS3
17 146 (5.69%) Web Services
18 135 (5.26%) Sass
19 119 (4.64%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 146 (5.69%) User Experience
2 120 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
3 113 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 97 (3.78%) Virtual Team
5 91 (3.54%) Algorithms
6 83 (3.23%) Cloud Native
7 58 (2.26%) Life Science
7 58 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
8 57 (2.22%) Data Structures
9 36 (1.40%) Legacy Systems
9 36 (1.40%) NHS
10 35 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
11 32 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
12 28 (1.09%) Handset
13 27 (1.05%) IoT
14 26 (1.01%) EPoS
15 25 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
15 25 (0.97%) Public Cloud
16 20 (0.78%) Management Information System
17 18 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 147 (5.73%) Windows
2 95 (3.70%) Linux
3 80 (3.12%) Android
4 50 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 49 (1.91%) Unix
6 33 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.12%) VMS
8 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.078%) CentOS
9 2 (0.078%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.078%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.039%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,327 (51.69%) Agile
2 741 (28.87%) DevOps
3 680 (26.49%) MVC
4 575 (22.40%) Full Stack Development
5 542 (21.11%) Software Engineering
6 540 (21.04%) Scrum
7 462 (18.00%) CI/CD
8 410 (15.97%) TDD
9 398 (15.50%) Test Automation
10 374 (14.57%) Microservices
11 309 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
12 294 (11.45%) Unit Testing
13 261 (10.17%) SDLC
14 246 (9.58%) Mentoring
15 244 (9.51%) OOP
16 237 (9.23%) BDD
17 227 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
18 222 (8.65%) Analytics
19 210 (8.18%) Computer Science
20 187 (7.28%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 2,041 (79.51%) C#
2 1,075 (41.88%) JavaScript
3 1,005 (39.15%) SQL
4 310 (12.08%) Java
5 263 (10.25%) TypeScript
6 260 (10.13%) T-SQL
7 236 (9.19%) Python
8 164 (6.39%) PowerShell
9 105 (4.09%) Bash
10 100 (3.90%) C++
11 84 (3.27%) PHP
12 77 (3.00%) VB.NET
13 66 (2.57%) VB
14 47 (1.83%) Ruby
15 46 (1.79%) VB6
16 44 (1.71%) Shell Script
17 42 (1.64%) Perl
18 39 (1.52%) Scala
19 36 (1.40%) Kotlin
20 33 (1.29%) C
Qualifications
1 292 (11.38%) Degree
2 95 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 71 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 28 (1.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 28 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (1.09%) CISSP
6 21 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.43%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.35%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.27%) ISEB
9 7 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.27%) MCAD
10 5 (0.19%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (0.16%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.12%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.078%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.039%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.039%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (11.06%) QA
2 33 (1.29%) Accessibility
2 33 (1.29%) GDPR
3 30 (1.17%) WCAG
4 8 (0.31%) HL7
5 5 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.16%) SLA
7 2 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.078%) DICOM
7 2 (0.078%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.039%) COBIT
8 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 426 (16.60%) Docker
2 23 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.078%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.039%) Firmware
5 1 (0.039%) LXC
5 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.039%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.039%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.039%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 273 (10.63%) Kubernetes
2 62 (2.42%) Terraform
3 48 (1.87%) Kibana
4 16 (0.62%) Ansible
4 16 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.58%) Grafana
5 15 (0.58%) Opsview
6 7 (0.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 6 (0.23%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.16%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.16%) Puppet
9 3 (0.12%) MOM
9 3 (0.12%) SCCM
10 2 (0.078%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.078%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.078%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.078%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.078%) Podman
11 1 (0.039%) Nagios
Vendors
1 703 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 155 (6.04%) Google
3 101 (3.93%) Oracle
4 53 (2.06%) Xamarin
5 42 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 39 (1.52%) Databricks
7 34 (1.32%) IBM
8 29 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (1.05%) Dell
10 22 (0.86%) Telerik
11 19 (0.74%) ANSYS
11 19 (0.74%) Bloomberg
12 15 (0.58%) New Relic
13 11 (0.43%) Splunk
14 10 (0.39%) Sybase
15 9 (0.35%) Cisco
15 9 (0.35%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.35%) Zend
16 8 (0.31%) Remedy
16 8 (0.31%) VMware