Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 4,895 5,861 5,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.27% 18.85% 17.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.27% 43.99% 46.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,447 5,421 5,247
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 11,057 13,324 12,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.28% 42.86% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9,507 11,590 10,506
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -1 1,572 £47,500 +10.47% 281
Hampshire +1 1,344 £45,000 +5.88% 142
Surrey 0 750 £47,500 - 178
Berkshire -2 732 £50,165 +11.48% 106
West Sussex +4 552 £47,500 +5.56% 54
Buckinghamshire +2 481 £47,500 +9.20% 101
East Sussex +2 421 £45,000 +2.27% 25
Oxfordshire -1 359 £45,000 +5.88% 74
Kent -1 243 £42,500 - 83
Middlesex +10 11 £55,000 +29.41% 1
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 4,177 (85.33%) C#
2 2,377 (48.56%) ASP.NET
3 2,340 (47.80%) JavaScript
4 2,326 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2,197 (44.88%) MVC
6 2,164 (44.21%) SQL Server
7 2,016 (41.18%) SQL
8 1,758 (35.91%) HTML
9 1,637 (33.44%) CSS
10 1,362 (27.82%) Microsoft
11 1,280 (26.15%) AngularJS
12 1,215 (24.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1,095 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 1,056 (21.57%) .NET Framework
15 1,016 (20.76%) jQuery
16 871 (17.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 852 (17.41%) TDD
18 702 (14.34%) Scrum
19 700 (14.30%) WCF
20 697 (14.24%) Web Services
21 693 (14.16%) Software Engineering
22 631 (12.89%) Degree
23 602 (12.30%) Visual Studio
24 575 (11.75%) OO
25 560 (11.44%) HTML5
26 553 (11.30%) Windows
27 548 (11.20%) Git (software)
28 543 (11.09%) XML
29 528 (10.79%) Finance
30 510 (10.42%) Web Development

.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
1 305 (6.23%) IIS
2 158 (3.23%) CMS
3 142 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 108 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
5 92 (1.88%) Umbraco
6 84 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
7 61 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 50 (1.02%) Confluence
9 48 (0.98%) EPiServer
10 34 (0.69%) Apache
11 27 (0.55%) Kentico
12 25 (0.51%) NServiceBus
13 22 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (0.39%) Sitefinity
15 17 (0.35%) Documentum
15 17 (0.35%) Mendix
15 17 (0.35%) Tomcat
16 15 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 11 (0.22%) WordPress
18 9 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 54 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.20%) Chatbot
4 9 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.082%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.061%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 65 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.14%) Magento
2 7 (0.14%) SAP CO
2 7 (0.14%) SAP FI
2 7 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
3 6 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.10%) Shopify
5 4 (0.082%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.082%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.041%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.020%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.020%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.020%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.020%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1,095 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 294 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
3 219 (4.47%) SaaS
4 88 (1.80%) Serverless
5 86 (1.76%) PaaS
6 73 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
7 55 (1.12%) Office 365
8 53 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
9 46 (0.94%) Azure Functions
9 46 (0.94%) IaaS
10 41 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
11 38 (0.78%) GitHub
12 31 (0.63%) npm
13 30 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
14 29 (0.59%) Amazon S3
14 29 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
15 27 (0.55%) Amazon Kinesis
15 27 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
16 24 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
17 21 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (2.08%) Internet
2 42 (0.86%) Network Security
3 41 (0.84%) HTTP
4 37 (0.76%) Firewall
5 22 (0.45%) RIP
6 18 (0.37%) Intranet
7 15 (0.31%) DNS
7 15 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.27%) Skype
9 8 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (0.16%) IMAP
9 8 (0.16%) SMTP
10 7 (0.14%) LAN
10 7 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
10 7 (0.14%) WAN
11 6 (0.12%) Extranet
11 6 (0.12%) SSL
12 5 (0.10%) SNMP
12 5 (0.10%) VoIP
12 5 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,164 (44.21%) SQL Server
2 202 (4.13%) Relational Database
3 177 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 175 (3.58%) NoSQL
5 144 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 128 (2.61%) MySQL
7 111 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 107 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 100 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
10 95 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
11 85 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 73 (1.49%) RDBMS
13 69 (1.41%) Big Data
14 57 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
15 45 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
16 42 (0.86%) Oracle Database
17 41 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 36 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
20 28 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 602 (12.30%) Visual Studio
2 548 (11.20%) Git (software)
3 404 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 188 (3.84%) TeamCity
5 171 (3.49%) NUnit
6 155 (3.17%) JIRA
7 153 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 116 (2.37%) Visual Studio Team System
9 112 (2.29%) Jenkins
10 106 (2.17%) Selenium
11 65 (1.33%) webpack
12 64 (1.31%) gulp
13 63 (1.29%) MSTest
14 58 (1.18%) Subversion
15 52 (1.06%) Moq
16 51 (1.04%) Ranorex
17 42 (0.86%) Visual Studio Coded UI
18 41 (0.84%) SpecFlow
19 36 (0.74%) MSBuild
20 35 (0.72%) Bitbucket
General
1 528 (10.79%) Finance
2 152 (3.11%) Retail
3 122 (2.49%) Marketing
4 63 (1.29%) Games
5 61 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 45 (0.92%) Back Office
7 35 (0.72%) Automotive
8 30 (0.61%) Legal
9 27 (0.55%) Banking
10 24 (0.49%) Advertising
11 20 (0.41%) Billing
11 20 (0.41%) Telecoms
12 18 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 16 (0.33%) Electronics
14 12 (0.25%) Publishing
15 9 (0.18%) Military
16 7 (0.14%) Law
17 5 (0.10%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.082%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3,688 (75.34%) Developer
2 2,019 (41.25%) .NET Developer
3 1,430 (29.21%) C# Developer
4 1,081 (22.08%) Software Developer
5 967 (19.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 600 (12.26%) Senior Developer
7 512 (10.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 492 (10.05%) C# Software Developer
9 475 (9.70%) .NET Software Developer
10 458 (9.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 339 (6.93%) Full Stack Developer
12 321 (6.56%) Software Engineer
13 317 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
14 295 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 276 (5.64%) Junior
16 257 (5.25%) SQL Developer
17 237 (4.84%) Junior Developer
18 214 (4.37%) Analyst
19 210 (4.29%) Web Developer
20 199 (4.07%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,377 (48.56%) ASP.NET
2 1,758 (35.91%) HTML
3 1,637 (33.44%) CSS
4 1,280 (26.15%) AngularJS
5 1,215 (24.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,056 (21.57%) .NET Framework
7 1,016 (20.76%) jQuery
8 871 (17.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 700 (14.30%) WCF
10 697 (14.24%) Web Services
11 560 (11.44%) HTML5
12 543 (11.09%) XML
13 502 (10.26%) Entity Framework
14 451 (9.21%) .NET Core
15 422 (8.62%) RESTful
16 379 (7.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 366 (7.48%) WPF
18 325 (6.64%) REST
19 315 (6.44%) React
20 299 (6.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 329 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
2 254 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 238 (4.86%) User Experience
4 177 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
5 125 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
6 116 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
6 116 (2.37%) Fintech
7 83 (1.70%) Algorithms
8 53 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 47 (0.96%) Reinsurance
10 45 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 37 (0.76%) Driving Licence
12 36 (0.74%) RIA
13 31 (0.63%) EPoS
13 31 (0.63%) Social Media
14 30 (0.61%) Data Centre
15 28 (0.57%) Public Cloud
16 26 (0.53%) Virtual Team
17 25 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
17 25 (0.51%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 553 (11.30%) Windows
2 249 (5.09%) Apple iOS
3 215 (4.39%) Android
4 182 (3.72%) Linux
5 101 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 40 (0.82%) Unix
7 28 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 20 (0.41%) Windows 10
10 18 (0.37%) Windows 8
11 15 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
13 7 (0.14%) VMS
14 6 (0.12%) CentOS
14 6 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.10%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 3 (0.061%) OpenVMS
16 3 (0.061%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,326 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2,197 (44.88%) MVC
3 852 (17.41%) TDD
4 702 (14.34%) Scrum
5 693 (14.16%) Software Engineering
6 575 (11.75%) OO
7 510 (10.42%) Web Development
8 507 (10.36%) Test Automation
9 483 (9.87%) Unit Testing
10 467 (9.54%) SOLID
11 461 (9.42%) SDLC
12 424 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
13 414 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
14 393 (8.03%) Computer Science
15 314 (6.41%) DevOps
16 257 (5.25%) BDD
17 256 (5.23%) SOA
18 245 (5.01%) Mentoring
19 238 (4.86%) E-Commerce
20 237 (4.84%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4,177 (85.33%) C#
2 2,340 (47.80%) JavaScript
3 2,016 (41.18%) SQL
4 509 (10.40%) T-SQL
5 444 (9.07%) Java
6 348 (7.11%) VB.NET
7 277 (5.66%) C++
8 257 (5.25%) TypeScript
9 167 (3.41%) PHP
10 156 (3.19%) Python
11 135 (2.76%) PowerShell
12 110 (2.25%) VB
13 107 (2.19%) PL/SQL
14 57 (1.16%) Ruby
15 49 (1.00%) F#
16 45 (0.92%) Objective-C
17 44 (0.90%) Shell Script
18 34 (0.69%) C
19 33 (0.67%) VB6
20 32 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 631 (12.89%) Degree
2 155 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 67 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 46 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 32 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 28 (0.57%) Master's Degree
8 26 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (0.51%) PhD
10 24 (0.49%) MCSA
10 24 (0.49%) MCSE
11 23 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 17 (0.35%) AWS Certification
13 17 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
14 15 (0.31%) PMI Certification
15 13 (0.27%) ISEB
16 10 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
18 8 (0.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 306 (6.25%) QA
2 37 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 30 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 25 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 25 (0.51%) GDPR
6 20 (0.41%) SLA
7 15 (0.31%) DICOM
8 13 (0.27%) ISO 14001
9 11 (0.22%) GAMP
10 9 (0.18%) PMO
11 4 (0.082%) HL7
11 4 (0.082%) WAI
12 2 (0.041%) ISO 13485
12 2 (0.041%) WCAG
13 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (2.66%) Docker
2 80 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 33 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 16 (0.33%) LXC
6 12 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.20%) Firmware
8 7 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.082%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.041%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.020%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.020%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.020%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.020%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 67 (1.37%) Ansible
2 47 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
4 40 (0.82%) Kubernetes
5 34 (0.69%) Puppet
6 23 (0.47%) Kibana
7 22 (0.45%) Terraform
8 15 (0.31%) logstash
9 7 (0.14%) SCOM
10 5 (0.10%) Grafana
10 5 (0.10%) Nagios
11 4 (0.082%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.082%) Mesos
11 4 (0.082%) Opsview
11 4 (0.082%) Rancher
11 4 (0.082%) Salt
11 4 (0.082%) SCCM
12 2 (0.041%) Check_MK
12 2 (0.041%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.020%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 1,362 (27.82%) Microsoft
2 240 (4.90%) Oracle
3 158 (3.23%) Xamarin
4 111 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 76 (1.55%) Google
6 59 (1.21%) SAP
7 46 (0.94%) Telerik
8 38 (0.78%) Cisco
9 34 (0.69%) VMware
10 33 (0.67%) IBM
11 20 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (0.33%) TOWER Software
13 15 (0.31%) ServiceNow
14 13 (0.27%) Intel
14 13 (0.27%) Wonderware
15 12 (0.25%) Adobe
15 12 (0.25%) Jitterbit
15 12 (0.25%) New Relic
15 12 (0.25%) TIBCO
16 11 (0.22%) Dynatrace