Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,683 1,554 4,040
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 15.39% 18.85% 15.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.28% 42.72% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,112 1,363 3,667
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £29,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,700 £68,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

.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 7,196 3,638 9,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.27% 44.12% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,250 3,183 8,620
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £29,475
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +6.80%

.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 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 2021. 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 +2 883 £52,000 +4.00% 160
Hampshire -13 646 £55,000 +4.76% 95
Berkshire +6 446 £57,500 +15.00% 91
Surrey -4 384 £55,000 - 61
West Sussex 0 329 £50,000 -4.76% 21
East Sussex -4 258 £50,000 - 19
Buckinghamshire +3 239 £45,500 -13.33% 34
Oxfordshire +2 199 £50,000 +17.65% 35
Kent -3 142 £47,500 +5.56% 43
Sussex -6 11 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Isle of Wight - 5 £33,000 - 2
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 2,211 (82.41%) C#
2 1,376 (51.29%) Azure
3 1,297 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
4 1,222 (45.55%) JavaScript
5 1,153 (42.97%) SQL
6 1,029 (38.35%) .NET Core
7 938 (34.96%) SQL Server
8 774 (28.85%) ASP.NET
9 704 (26.24%) HTML
10 691 (25.75%) MVC
11 689 (25.68%) AngularJS
12 667 (24.86%) CSS
13 624 (23.26%) React
14 599 (22.33%) Microsoft
15 572 (21.32%) .NET Framework
16 557 (20.76%) DevOps
17 547 (20.39%) Full Stack Development
18 525 (19.57%) Scrum
19 488 (18.19%) Microservices
20 481 (17.93%) TDD
21 441 (16.44%) Software Engineering
22 412 (15.36%) Social Skills
23 400 (14.91%) Docker
24 371 (13.83%) Git (software)
25 355 (13.23%) Kubernetes
26 352 (13.12%) Test Automation
27 347 (12.93%) ASP.NET Web API
28 336 (12.52%) ASP.NET MVC
29 330 (12.30%) AWS
30 307 (11.44%) Problem-Solving

.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
1 137 (5.11%) CMS
2 82 (3.06%) IIS
3 76 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 65 (2.42%) EPiServer
5 54 (2.01%) Umbraco
6 33 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
7 32 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (0.82%) NServiceBus
9 19 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
10 18 (0.67%) Confluence
11 14 (0.52%) MS Exchange
12 10 (0.37%) Kentico
13 8 (0.30%) Apache
13 8 (0.30%) Apache Solr
13 8 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.11%) nginx
14 3 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.075%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.075%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.56%) Campfire
3 8 (0.30%) InVision
4 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.075%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.075%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 56 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.22%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.075%) nopCommerce
4 2 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.075%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.037%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.037%) Magento
5 1 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.037%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.037%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.037%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.037%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.037%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.037%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1,376 (51.29%) Azure
2 330 (12.30%) AWS
3 238 (8.87%) SaaS
4 130 (4.85%) Serverless
5 113 (4.21%) Azure Service Bus
6 83 (3.09%) Azure Functions
7 81 (3.02%) Power Platform
8 68 (2.53%) PaaS
9 67 (2.50%) GitHub
10 66 (2.46%) Azure Event Grid
11 60 (2.24%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 56 (2.09%) Dynamics 365
13 55 (2.05%) GCP
14 53 (1.98%) Azure Logic Apps
15 51 (1.90%) IaaS
16 47 (1.75%) Azure Storage
17 46 (1.71%) Microsoft 365
18 38 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
19 33 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
20 24 (0.89%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.04%) Internet
2 27 (1.01%) HTTP
3 25 (0.93%) VPN
4 23 (0.86%) DNS
4 23 (0.86%) Firewall
5 16 (0.60%) SMTP
5 16 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 15 (0.56%) Broadband
7 13 (0.48%) FTP
8 10 (0.37%) Skype
9 6 (0.22%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.15%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.15%) POP3
11 2 (0.075%) Network Security
11 2 (0.075%) SSL
11 2 (0.075%) WEP
12 1 (0.037%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.037%) MQTT
12 1 (0.037%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 938 (34.96%) SQL Server
2 181 (6.75%) NoSQL
3 90 (3.35%) Relational Database
4 61 (2.27%) Power BI
5 59 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
5 59 (2.20%) Big Data
5 59 (2.20%) MongoDB
6 58 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 50 (1.86%) MySQL
8 41 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
9 37 (1.38%) Redis
10 36 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
11 33 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
11 33 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 30 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.04%) Data Lake
14 25 (0.93%) Tableau
15 23 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (0.71%) GIS
17 18 (0.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 371 (13.83%) Git (software)
2 183 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 142 (5.29%) TeamCity
4 129 (4.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 129 (4.81%) Selenium
5 118 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 104 (3.88%) JIRA
7 91 (3.39%) NUnit
8 89 (3.32%) Jenkins
9 77 (2.87%) SpecFlow
10 54 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
11 46 (1.71%) Moq
12 43 (1.60%) WebDriver
13 37 (1.38%) Cypress.io
14 32 (1.19%) MSTest
15 29 (1.08%) webpack
16 25 (0.93%) JMeter
16 25 (0.93%) Subversion
17 15 (0.56%) Visual Studio Code
18 13 (0.48%) gulp
General
1 412 (15.36%) Social Skills
2 255 (9.50%) Finance
3 129 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 109 (4.06%) Retail
5 75 (2.80%) Organisational Skills
6 64 (2.39%) Marketing
7 46 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 40 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 34 (1.27%) Advertising
9 34 (1.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 30 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
11 28 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 26 (0.97%) Automotive
13 24 (0.89%) Electronics
14 16 (0.60%) Public Sector
15 15 (0.56%) Law
16 13 (0.48%) Banking
16 13 (0.48%) Publishing
17 12 (0.45%) Wearables
18 11 (0.41%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 1,824 (67.98%) Developer
2 836 (31.16%) .NET Developer
3 600 (22.36%) C# Developer
4 575 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 423 (15.77%) Senior Developer
6 385 (14.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 223 (8.31%) .NET Software Developer
7 223 (8.31%) Full Stack Developer
8 193 (7.19%) C# Software Developer
9 183 (6.82%) Architect
9 183 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 182 (6.78%) Software Engineer
11 153 (5.70%) Senior Software Developer
12 151 (5.63%) Lead Developer
13 147 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
14 112 (4.17%) Web Developer
15 111 (4.14%) SQL Developer
16 102 (3.80%) Junior
17 100 (3.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 94 (3.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,029 (38.35%) .NET Core
2 774 (28.85%) ASP.NET
3 704 (26.24%) HTML
4 689 (25.68%) AngularJS
5 667 (24.86%) CSS
6 624 (23.26%) React
7 572 (21.32%) .NET Framework
8 347 (12.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 336 (12.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 275 (10.25%) jQuery
11 246 (9.17%) Web Services
12 223 (8.31%) Entity Framework
13 220 (8.20%) REST
14 197 (7.34%) RESTful
15 193 (7.19%) Vue.js
16 161 (6.00%) HTML5
17 142 (5.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 136 (5.07%) ASP.NET Core
19 130 (4.85%) SOAP
20 115 (4.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 174 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
2 113 (4.21%) User Experience
3 98 (3.65%) Mobile App
4 82 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
5 75 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (1.86%) Cloud Native
7 36 (1.34%) Algorithms
8 35 (1.30%) Legacy Systems
9 33 (1.23%) Virtual Team
10 30 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
11 25 (0.93%) Data Structures
12 19 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.63%) Renewable Energy
14 16 (0.60%) iPhone
15 14 (0.52%) Legacy Applications
16 13 (0.48%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.48%) Legacy Code
16 13 (0.48%) Life Science
17 10 (0.37%) Wiki
18 9 (0.34%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 203 (7.57%) Windows
2 98 (3.65%) Linux
3 60 (2.24%) Windows Server
4 49 (1.83%) Android
5 36 (1.34%) Apple iOS
5 36 (1.34%) VMS
6 20 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.56%) Windows 10
8 13 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.41%) Windows Server 2016
10 9 (0.34%) Unix
11 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.075%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.037%) CentOS
13 1 (0.037%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,297 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 691 (25.75%) MVC
3 557 (20.76%) DevOps
4 547 (20.39%) Full Stack Development
5 525 (19.57%) Scrum
6 488 (18.19%) Microservices
7 481 (17.93%) TDD
8 441 (16.44%) Software Engineering
9 352 (13.12%) Test Automation
10 307 (11.44%) Problem-Solving
11 270 (10.06%) Mentoring
12 248 (9.24%) Unit Testing
13 241 (8.98%) Web Development
14 230 (8.57%) Computer Science
15 215 (8.01%) OO
16 207 (7.72%) SOLID
17 191 (7.12%) SDLC
18 157 (5.85%) Project Management
19 147 (5.48%) OOP
20 129 (4.81%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2,211 (82.41%) C#
2 1,222 (45.55%) JavaScript
3 1,153 (42.97%) SQL
4 225 (8.39%) TypeScript
5 218 (8.13%) T-SQL
6 178 (6.63%) Java
7 128 (4.77%) Python
8 99 (3.69%) C++
9 94 (3.50%) PowerShell
10 80 (2.98%) VB.NET
11 63 (2.35%) Bash Shell
11 63 (2.35%) PHP
12 40 (1.49%) C
12 40 (1.49%) VB
13 31 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 22 (0.82%) Delphi
15 16 (0.60%) Go
16 13 (0.48%) VBA
17 10 (0.37%) Apple Swift
17 10 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 274 (10.21%) Degree
2 130 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 77 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 70 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (1.16%) Master's Degree
7 13 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 12 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
9 10 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (0.26%) ISEB
11 5 (0.19%) CBAP
11 5 (0.19%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.19%) IIBA
12 4 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
14 2 (0.075%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 2 (0.075%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.075%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.075%) CISSP
14 2 (0.075%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (7.49%) QA
2 19 (0.71%) GDPR
3 17 (0.63%) Accessibility
4 14 (0.52%) SLA
5 11 (0.41%) GRC
6 8 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.26%) WCAG
8 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.11%) GAMP
9 3 (0.11%) GxP
9 3 (0.11%) ISO 13485
10 2 (0.075%) HL7
11 1 (0.037%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.037%) DICOM
11 1 (0.037%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.037%) PMO
System Software
1 400 (14.91%) Docker
2 50 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.15%) LXC
5 4 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.037%) Firmware
6 1 (0.037%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.037%) NFS
Systems Management
1 355 (13.23%) Kubernetes
2 83 (3.09%) Terraform
3 18 (0.67%) Puppet
4 10 (0.37%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (0.26%) Kibana
6 5 (0.19%) Ansible
6 5 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.15%) Grafana
8 2 (0.075%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.075%) Rancher
9 1 (0.037%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.037%) MIIS
9 1 (0.037%) Nessus
9 1 (0.037%) NetApp OnCommand
9 1 (0.037%) Nmap
9 1 (0.037%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.037%) ServerView Suite
Vendors
1 599 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 109 (4.06%) Oracle
3 53 (1.98%) Xamarin
4 48 (1.79%) Google
5 34 (1.27%) VMware
6 26 (0.97%) Telerik
7 21 (0.78%) SAP
8 20 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 15 (0.56%) IBM
10 11 (0.41%) Blue Prism
11 10 (0.37%) ANSYS
11 10 (0.37%) Bloomberg
12 9 (0.34%) Citrix
12 9 (0.34%) Nintex
13 6 (0.22%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.22%) NetMotion Wireless
14 5 (0.19%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.19%) UiPath
15 4 (0.15%) Cognizant