Period
to 25 November 2017

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

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 6 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5801 6183 6992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.92% 17.65% 16.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.86% 46.08% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5369 5867 6565
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 12931 13418 16500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.18% 38.30% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11247 11799 14286
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for .NET in the South East

.NET
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the South East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 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
Thames Valley +2 2012 £43,000 +1.18% 129
Hampshire 0 1289 £42,500 +6.25% 82
Surrey 0 1093 £50,000 +11.11% 64
Berkshire +1 872 £45,000 - 66
Buckinghamshire 0 654 £45,000 +12.50% 27
East Sussex -2 522 £42,500 - 23
West Sussex +2 520 £42,500 -5.56% 20
Oxfordshire 0 506 £42,500 +6.25% 36
Kent -4 296 £42,500 - 27
M4 Corridor +1 10 - -
Home Counties 0 8 £43,500 -13.00%
Isle of Wight +3 7 £24,000 -27.82%
Sussex -2 7 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Middlesex -15 6 £45,000 -14.29% 2
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 South East region with a requirement for .NET.

1 4995 (86.11%) C#
2 3250 (56.02%) ASP.NET
3 3207 (55.28%) SQL Server
4 2951 (50.87%) MVC
5 2924 (50.41%) JavaScript
6 2820 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
7 2578 (44.44%) SQL
8 2262 (38.99%) HTML
9 2022 (34.86%) CSS
10 1886 (32.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1778 (30.65%) Microsoft
12 1489 (25.67%) AngularJS
13 1429 (24.63%) jQuery
14 1416 (24.41%) TDD
15 1359 (23.43%) .NET Framework
16 1298 (22.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1130 (19.48%) WCF
18 993 (17.12%) Scrum
19 870 (15.00%) Web Development
20 837 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
21 814 (14.03%) Visual Studio
22 796 (13.72%) Web Services
23 788 (13.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 751 (12.95%) OO
25 710 (12.24%) T-SQL
26 706 (12.17%) Finance
27 701 (12.08%) BDD
28 685 (11.81%) RESTful
29 684 (11.79%) Software Engineering
30 681 (11.74%) HTML5

.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
1 401 (6.91%) IIS
2 263 (4.53%) CMS
3 185 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 118 (2.03%) Umbraco
5 108 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
6 106 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 92 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
8 73 (1.26%) NServiceBus
9 43 (0.74%) EPiServer
10 41 (0.71%) Apache
11 38 (0.66%) WordPress
12 36 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
13 29 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
14 26 (0.45%) Apache Solr
14 26 (0.45%) DNN
15 21 (0.36%) Documentum
16 20 (0.34%) Drupal
16 20 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
16 20 (0.34%) Sitefinity
17 16 (0.28%) Kentico
Applications
1 116 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 114 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 15 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.052%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.034%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.034%) Maya
10 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 195 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.24%) Magento
4 9 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.10%) nopCommerce
6 5 (0.086%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.086%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.069%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.034%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.034%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.034%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.034%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.017%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.017%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.017%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.017%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.017%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.017%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.017%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 837 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 241 (4.15%) SaaS
3 229 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (0.95%) GitHub
5 51 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
6 47 (0.81%) PaaS
7 46 (0.79%) Office 365
8 25 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (0.43%) npm
9 24 (0.41%) IaaS
10 16 (0.28%) Firebase
11 13 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 11 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
13 10 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
14 9 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.14%) Serverless
16 7 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
17 6 (0.10%) Google Play
18 5 (0.086%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 229 (3.95%) Internet
2 100 (1.72%) HTTP
3 68 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 65 (1.12%) Broadband
5 59 (1.02%) Intranet
6 51 (0.88%) DNS
7 46 (0.79%) SSL
8 29 (0.50%) SMTP
9 26 (0.45%) HTTPS
10 21 (0.36%) FTP
11 17 (0.29%) Extranet
12 14 (0.24%) WAN
12 14 (0.24%) Wireless
13 13 (0.22%) RS-232
13 13 (0.22%) RS-485
14 12 (0.21%) AMQP
14 12 (0.21%) LAN
15 11 (0.19%) SMS
15 11 (0.19%) tcpdump
15 11 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3207 (55.28%) SQL Server
2 568 (9.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 414 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 291 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 275 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 263 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 239 (4.12%) Relational Database
8 191 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 189 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 159 (2.74%) MongoDB
11 135 (2.33%) MySQL
12 78 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
13 76 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 66 (1.14%) Oracle Database
15 65 (1.12%) Big Data
15 65 (1.12%) RDBMS
16 59 (1.02%) Redis
17 50 (0.86%) Power BI
18 47 (0.81%) MariaDB
18 47 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 814 (14.03%) Visual Studio
2 629 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 586 (10.10%) Git (software)
4 334 (5.76%) NUnit
5 153 (2.64%) JIRA
6 140 (2.41%) Moq
7 124 (2.14%) TeamCity
8 120 (2.07%) Subversion
9 103 (1.78%) Selenium
10 99 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 81 (1.40%) MSTest
12 69 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
13 65 (1.12%) SpecFlow
14 58 (1.00%) Jenkins
15 55 (0.95%) MSBuild
16 41 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
17 37 (0.64%) WebDriver
18 28 (0.48%) ReSharper
19 27 (0.47%) Bower
19 27 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 706 (12.17%) Finance
2 268 (4.62%) Retail
3 221 (3.81%) Marketing
4 176 (3.03%) Games
5 151 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 122 (2.10%) Advertising
7 80 (1.38%) Electronics
8 76 (1.31%) Music Industry
9 72 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 71 (1.22%) Back Office
11 62 (1.07%) Banking
12 38 (0.66%) Publishing
13 32 (0.55%) Automotive
13 32 (0.55%) Legal
14 26 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.31%) Law
15 18 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.24%) Investment Banking
17 12 (0.21%) Billing
18 7 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4591 (79.14%) Developer
2 3001 (51.73%) .NET Developer
3 1968 (33.93%) C# Developer
4 1450 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 957 (16.50%) Software Developer
6 821 (14.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 802 (13.83%) Senior Developer
8 706 (12.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 581 (10.02%) C# Software Developer
10 573 (9.88%) .NET Software Developer
11 561 (9.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 513 (8.84%) SQL Developer
13 474 (8.17%) Senior .NET Developer
14 427 (7.36%) Web Developer
15 341 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
16 322 (5.55%) Junior
17 317 (5.46%) Software Engineer
18 279 (4.81%) Junior Developer
19 266 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
20 249 (4.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3250 (56.02%) ASP.NET
2 2262 (38.99%) HTML
3 2022 (34.86%) CSS
4 1886 (32.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1489 (25.67%) AngularJS
6 1429 (24.63%) jQuery
7 1359 (23.43%) .NET Framework
8 1298 (22.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1130 (19.48%) WCF
10 796 (13.72%) Web Services
11 788 (13.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 685 (11.81%) RESTful
13 681 (11.74%) HTML5
14 645 (11.12%) Entity Framework
15 594 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 576 (9.93%) XML
17 555 (9.57%) WPF
18 498 (8.58%) KnockoutJS
19 436 (7.52%) Node.js
20 398 (6.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 511 (8.81%) Greenfield Project
2 461 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 255 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 201 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 169 (2.91%) User Experience
6 136 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 106 (1.83%) Fintech
8 88 (1.52%) N-Tier
9 46 (0.79%) iPad
10 39 (0.67%) Social Media
11 38 (0.66%) Clustering
12 34 (0.59%) Management Information System
13 31 (0.53%) Algorithms
13 31 (0.53%) BBC
13 31 (0.53%) Tandem
14 30 (0.52%) W3C
15 26 (0.45%) Digital TV
16 24 (0.41%) Driving Licence
17 21 (0.36%) EPoS
17 21 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 669 (11.53%) Windows
2 170 (2.93%) Windows Server
3 146 (2.52%) Android
4 145 (2.50%) Linux
5 110 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 42 (0.72%) Unix
7 28 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (0.34%) Windows 10
10 15 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 15 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.069%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.069%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.034%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.017%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.017%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.017%) Solaris
15 1 (0.017%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2951 (50.87%) MVC
2 2820 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
3 1416 (24.41%) TDD
4 993 (17.12%) Scrum
5 870 (15.00%) Web Development
6 751 (12.95%) OO
7 701 (12.08%) BDD
8 684 (11.79%) Software Engineering
9 643 (11.08%) Web Application Development
10 539 (9.29%) Unit Testing
11 518 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
12 480 (8.27%) SDLC
13 442 (7.62%) Test Automation
14 384 (6.62%) SOLID
15 300 (5.17%) OOP
16 283 (4.88%) CRM
17 281 (4.84%) Mentoring
18 242 (4.17%) E-Commerce
19 228 (3.93%) Kanban
20 221 (3.81%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 4995 (86.11%) C#
2 2924 (50.41%) JavaScript
3 2578 (44.44%) SQL
4 710 (12.24%) T-SQL
5 667 (11.50%) VB.NET
6 543 (9.36%) Java
7 355 (6.12%) Ruby
8 290 (5.00%) C++
9 228 (3.93%) PHP
10 207 (3.57%) VB
11 183 (3.15%) Python
12 165 (2.84%) PowerShell
13 149 (2.57%) C
14 144 (2.48%) TypeScript
15 73 (1.26%) F#
16 59 (1.02%) PL/SQL
17 56 (0.97%) VB6
18 50 (0.86%) Bash Shell
19 48 (0.83%) Perl
20 42 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 669 (11.53%) Degree
2 160 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 105 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 84 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 54 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 39 (0.67%) MCP
7 38 (0.66%) MCPD
8 30 (0.52%) PhD
9 23 (0.40%) ISEB
9 23 (0.40%) ISTQB
10 17 (0.29%) MCTS
11 16 (0.28%) Master's Degree
12 11 (0.19%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (0.10%) DBS Check
14 6 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.086%) CEH
15 5 (0.086%) CISSP
15 5 (0.086%) ISEB Practitioner
15 5 (0.086%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (5.40%) QA
2 26 (0.45%) SLA
3 25 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.19%) GAMP
6 10 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.14%) WCAG
9 5 (0.086%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 3 (0.052%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.034%) TickIT
12 1 (0.017%) GDPR
12 1 (0.017%) HL7
12 1 (0.017%) IEC 62304
12 1 (0.017%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 106 (1.83%) Docker
2 53 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.19%) Firmware
5 10 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.086%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.069%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 36 (0.62%) Kibana
2 25 (0.43%) Kubernetes
3 22 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (0.36%) Puppet
4 21 (0.36%) WSUS
5 20 (0.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 19 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
7 11 (0.19%) Ansible
8 5 (0.086%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.086%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.052%) SQL Sentry
9 3 (0.052%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.017%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.017%) Nagios
10 1 (0.017%) SCCM
10 1 (0.017%) SCOM
10 1 (0.017%) StatsD
10 1 (0.017%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.017%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.017%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1778 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 327 (5.64%) Oracle
3 129 (2.22%) Google
4 125 (2.15%) Xamarin
5 124 (2.14%) Sitecore
6 88 (1.52%) Telerik
7 61 (1.05%) Facebook
7 61 (1.05%) SAP
8 37 (0.64%) HP
9 33 (0.57%) VMware
10 32 (0.55%) Apple
11 30 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (0.52%) Sony
12 26 (0.45%) DevExpress
12 26 (0.45%) Yahoo!
13 21 (0.36%) EMC
14 19 (0.33%) Dynatrace
14 19 (0.33%) IBM
14 19 (0.33%) SolarWinds
15 18 (0.31%) Capita