Period
to 28 February 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 28 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
28 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,048 4,034 4,766
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 18.05% 17.79% 17.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.44% 45.19% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,007 3,752 4,625
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

.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 4,942 8,926 11,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.55% 39.36% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,243 7,630 9,643
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

.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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +2 666 £50,000 +5.26% 144
Hampshire -2 469 £52,500 +16.67% 82
Berkshire +9 445 £55,000 +4.76% 86
West Sussex 0 390 £60,000 +26.32% 35
Surrey 0 246 £53,750 +7.50% 92
East Sussex -3 175 £52,500 +10.53% 27
Oxfordshire -5 142 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Kent 0 80 £50,000 - 49
Buckinghamshire -6 79 £48,500 +7.78% 30
Middlesex +8 9 £60,000 - 2
Sussex -11 4 £52,500 +62.22% 3
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 1,747 (85.30%) C#
2 1,032 (50.39%) Azure
3 933 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
4 921 (44.97%) JavaScript
5 855 (41.75%) .NET Core
6 759 (37.06%) SQL
7 750 (36.62%) SQL Server
8 716 (34.96%) ASP.NET
9 542 (26.46%) HTML
10 523 (25.54%) MVC
11 506 (24.71%) CSS
12 490 (23.93%) DevOps
13 470 (22.95%) AngularJS
14 443 (21.63%) TDD
15 430 (21.00%) .NET Framework
16 420 (20.51%) React
17 419 (20.46%) Microsoft
18 345 (16.85%) Scrum
19 328 (16.02%) Microservices
20 326 (15.92%) Software Engineering
21 321 (15.67%) Git (software)
22 313 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
23 282 (13.77%) Docker
24 274 (13.38%) Test Automation
25 264 (12.89%) jQuery
26 252 (12.30%) Degree
27 248 (12.11%) Kubernetes
28 241 (11.77%) TypeScript
29 238 (11.62%) Entity Framework
30 208 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API

.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 79 (3.86%) NServiceBus
2 66 (3.22%) CMS
3 62 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 50 (2.44%) IIS
5 41 (2.00%) EPiServer
6 21 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 20 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (0.49%) Confluence
11 9 (0.44%) SAS
12 8 (0.39%) Apache
12 8 (0.39%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.34%) Kentico
13 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.29%) OnBase
14 6 (0.29%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.29%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.24%) Headless CMS
16 4 (0.20%) Appian
Applications
1 26 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.049%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 49 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.29%) SAP GTS
4 4 (0.20%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.098%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.049%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.049%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.049%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,032 (50.39%) Azure
2 203 (9.91%) AWS
3 138 (6.74%) SaaS
4 87 (4.25%) PaaS
5 86 (4.20%) IaaS
6 53 (2.59%) Serverless
7 37 (1.81%) Power Platform
8 33 (1.61%) Azure Functions
9 32 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
10 21 (1.03%) GCP
11 18 (0.88%) Microsoft 365
12 17 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 11 (0.54%) Logic Apps
15 10 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
15 10 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
16 8 (0.39%) PowerApps
17 7 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
18 6 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 6 (0.29%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 117 (5.71%) Skype
2 103 (5.03%) HTTP
3 12 (0.59%) DNS
4 10 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.39%) Internet
5 8 (0.39%) Intranet
5 8 (0.39%) RTP
5 8 (0.39%) WAN
6 3 (0.15%) WEP
7 2 (0.098%) Firewall
7 2 (0.098%) FTP
7 2 (0.098%) VPN
8 1 (0.049%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.049%) Network Security
8 1 (0.049%) RFID
8 1 (0.049%) SMTP
8 1 (0.049%) SSL
8 1 (0.049%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.049%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.049%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 750 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 173 (8.45%) NoSQL
3 76 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (3.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 59 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 44 (2.15%) MySQL
7 40 (1.95%) Big Data
8 37 (1.81%) MongoDB
9 33 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (1.17%) MS Access
12 22 (1.07%) SQLPlus
13 20 (0.98%) Cosmos DB
14 19 (0.93%) Redis
14 19 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (0.88%) Power BI
16 16 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
17 15 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
18 13 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 321 (15.67%) Git (software)
2 126 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 111 (5.42%) Selenium
4 97 (4.74%) TeamCity
5 89 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 88 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 66 (3.22%) SpecFlow
8 53 (2.59%) NUnit
9 42 (2.05%) JIRA
10 35 (1.71%) Jenkins
10 35 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
11 27 (1.32%) Cypress.io
12 25 (1.22%) Burp Suite
13 24 (1.17%) WebDriver
14 19 (0.93%) Postman
15 18 (0.88%) Fiddler
15 18 (0.88%) Moq
16 17 (0.83%) Charles Proxy
17 12 (0.59%) Eclipse
17 12 (0.59%) Jasmine
General
1 206 (10.06%) Finance
2 49 (2.39%) Telecoms
3 45 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 39 (1.90%) Marketing
4 39 (1.90%) Public Sector
5 29 (1.42%) Automotive
6 28 (1.37%) Electronics
7 27 (1.32%) Games
8 20 (0.98%) Retail
9 18 (0.88%) Banking
10 17 (0.83%) Law
11 14 (0.68%) Advertising
12 9 (0.44%) Legal
13 8 (0.39%) Local Government
14 6 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.24%) Publishing
16 3 (0.15%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.15%) Korean Language
17 1 (0.049%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.049%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,471 (71.83%) Developer
2 749 (36.57%) .NET Developer
3 463 (22.61%) Software Developer
4 461 (22.51%) C# Developer
5 391 (19.09%) Senior Developer
6 288 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 203 (9.91%) .NET Software Developer
8 201 (9.81%) C# Software Developer
9 187 (9.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 175 (8.54%) Senior .NET Developer
11 141 (6.88%) Senior Software Developer
12 121 (5.91%) Software Engineer
13 119 (5.81%) Senior C# Developer
14 92 (4.49%) Lead Developer
15 79 (3.86%) Azure Developer
16 76 (3.71%) Architect
17 70 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
18 68 (3.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 65 (3.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 54 (2.64%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 855 (41.75%) .NET Core
2 716 (34.96%) ASP.NET
3 542 (26.46%) HTML
4 506 (24.71%) CSS
5 470 (22.95%) AngularJS
6 430 (21.00%) .NET Framework
7 420 (20.51%) React
8 313 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 264 (12.89%) jQuery
10 238 (11.62%) Entity Framework
11 208 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 200 (9.77%) Vue.js
13 172 (8.40%) REST
14 164 (8.01%) ASP.NET Core
15 159 (7.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 149 (7.28%) Web Services
17 146 (7.13%) RESTful
18 126 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 124 (6.05%) HTML5
20 84 (4.10%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 115 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
2 73 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (2.44%) User Experience
4 46 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 34 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (1.12%) Algorithms
7 21 (1.03%) Renewable Energy
8 20 (0.98%) iPhone
9 19 (0.93%) Cloud Native
9 19 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (0.93%) LIMS
10 14 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 14 (0.68%) Virtual Team
11 11 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (0.54%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.49%) EPoS
12 10 (0.49%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.44%) NHS
13 9 (0.44%) RIA
13 9 (0.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 137 (6.69%) Windows
2 48 (2.34%) Android
3 42 (2.05%) Linux
4 27 (1.32%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.07%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.29%) Unix
7 4 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.098%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.098%) CentOS
8 2 (0.098%) Debian
8 2 (0.098%) VMS
9 1 (0.049%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.049%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 933 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (25.54%) MVC
3 490 (23.93%) DevOps
4 443 (21.63%) TDD
5 345 (16.85%) Scrum
6 328 (16.02%) Microservices
7 326 (15.92%) Software Engineering
8 274 (13.38%) Test Automation
9 190 (9.28%) Mentoring
10 187 (9.13%) SOLID
11 175 (8.54%) Computer Science
12 163 (7.96%) Unit Testing
13 158 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
14 152 (7.42%) BDD
14 152 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
15 138 (6.74%) SDLC
16 131 (6.40%) OO
17 128 (6.25%) Web Development
18 96 (4.69%) OWASP
19 92 (4.49%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1,747 (85.30%) C#
2 921 (44.97%) JavaScript
3 759 (37.06%) SQL
4 241 (11.77%) TypeScript
5 130 (6.35%) VB.NET
6 119 (5.81%) Java
7 106 (5.18%) T-SQL
8 91 (4.44%) Python
9 90 (4.39%) C++
10 88 (4.30%) PowerShell
11 49 (2.39%) VB
12 31 (1.51%) C
13 27 (1.32%) PHP
14 17 (0.83%) Bash Shell
15 14 (0.68%) VB6
16 13 (0.63%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.63%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.54%) Embedded C
17 11 (0.54%) Embedded C++
18 10 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 252 (12.30%) Degree
2 106 (5.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 20 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.93%) ISEB
5 19 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 13 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (0.39%) MCITP
8 8 (0.39%) MCSA
9 6 (0.29%) CEH
9 6 (0.29%) CREST Certified
9 6 (0.29%) OSCP
10 4 (0.20%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.098%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.098%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.049%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (0.049%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.049%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (7.18%) QA
2 8 (0.39%) GDPR
3 7 (0.34%) COBIT
3 7 (0.34%) SLA
4 5 (0.24%) ISO 13485
4 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.098%) NIST
7 1 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.049%) WCAG
System Software
1 282 (13.77%) Docker
2 14 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.098%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.049%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 248 (12.11%) Kubernetes
2 69 (3.37%) Terraform
3 16 (0.78%) Puppet
4 12 (0.59%) Ansible
4 12 (0.59%) Grafana
5 11 (0.54%) Prometheus
6 9 (0.44%) SCCM
7 8 (0.39%) SCOM
7 8 (0.39%) WMI
8 3 (0.15%) Kibana
9 2 (0.098%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.049%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.049%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.049%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.049%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.049%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.049%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 419 (20.46%) Microsoft
2 48 (2.34%) Xamarin
3 40 (1.95%) Oracle
4 28 (1.37%) Sitecore
5 20 (0.98%) SAP
6 19 (0.93%) VMware
7 14 (0.68%) Google
8 13 (0.63%) IBM
9 12 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (0.59%) Xceptor
10 9 (0.44%) Remedy
10 9 (0.44%) Telerik
11 7 (0.34%) Apple
12 6 (0.29%) CA
12 6 (0.29%) HP
12 6 (0.29%) Hyperion
12 6 (0.29%) Infor
12 6 (0.29%) Kofax
12 6 (0.29%) PeopleSoft
12 6 (0.29%) Siebel