Period
to 21 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5,300 5,858 6,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.43% 19.00% 17.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.62% 44.90% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4,841 5,424 5,870
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 12,151 13,048 13,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.26% 42.32% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10,479 11,336 11,902
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £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 21 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 1,782 £47,500 +10.47% 264
Hampshire +2 1,396 £45,000 +5.88% 159
Surrey -2 880 £47,500 -5.00% 138
Berkshire 0 786 £50,000 +11.11% 105
Buckinghamshire +1 507 £45,500 +1.11% 83
Oxfordshire 0 492 £45,000 +5.88% 76
West Sussex -2 486 £45,000 +5.88% 69
East Sussex 0 459 £45,000 +5.88% 43
Kent +2 277 £42,500 - 86
Middlesex +3 11 £53,750 -12.24% 1
Sussex +1 2 £30,000 -29.41%
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 4,483 (84.58%) C#
2 2,606 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
3 2,535 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 2,529 (47.72%) ASP.NET
5 2,334 (44.04%) MVC
6 2,301 (43.42%) SQL Server
7 2,078 (39.21%) SQL
8 1,889 (35.64%) HTML
9 1,731 (32.66%) CSS
10 1,483 (27.98%) Microsoft
11 1,463 (27.60%) AngularJS
12 1,340 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1,126 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
14 1,083 (20.43%) .NET Framework
15 1,062 (20.04%) jQuery
16 1,008 (19.02%) ASP.NET Web API
17 998 (18.83%) TDD
18 821 (15.49%) Scrum
19 814 (15.36%) Web Services
20 779 (14.70%) WCF
21 732 (13.81%) Software Engineering
22 676 (12.75%) Visual Studio
23 660 (12.45%) Git (software)
24 655 (12.36%) OO
25 642 (12.11%) HTML5
26 617 (11.64%) Finance
27 609 (11.49%) Degree
28 606 (11.43%) Test Automation
28 606 (11.43%) Windows
29 590 (11.13%) 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
1 323 (6.09%) IIS
2 182 (3.43%) CMS
3 150 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 114 (2.15%) Umbraco
5 92 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
6 74 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
7 72 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 68 (1.28%) Confluence
9 49 (0.92%) Apache
10 47 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
11 39 (0.74%) EPiServer
12 26 (0.49%) NServiceBus
13 22 (0.42%) Kentico
14 21 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (0.38%) Tomcat
15 20 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 19 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 18 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
17 18 (0.34%) WebLogic
18 17 (0.32%) Mendix
Applications
1 54 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.36%) Chatbot
4 17 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (0.094%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (0.075%) Doxygen
10 4 (0.075%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.075%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.038%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 94 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.13%) Magento
5 6 (0.11%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.075%) Scribe Insight
7 2 (0.038%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.038%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.038%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.019%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.019%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.019%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.019%) Shopify
8 1 (0.019%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1,126 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 315 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 229 (4.32%) SaaS
4 116 (2.19%) PaaS
5 87 (1.64%) Office 365
6 81 (1.53%) Serverless
7 72 (1.36%) IaaS
8 59 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 52 (0.98%) GitHub
10 46 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
11 43 (0.81%) npm
12 42 (0.79%) Azure Functions
13 36 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
14 32 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
15 31 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
16 26 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
16 26 (0.49%) Google Analytics
17 25 (0.47%) Amazon S3
18 23 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
19 21 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (1.96%) Internet
2 62 (1.17%) HTTP
3 35 (0.66%) Network Security
4 31 (0.58%) Intranet
5 26 (0.49%) Firewall
6 23 (0.43%) Skype
7 19 (0.36%) DNS
8 18 (0.34%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.32%) Software-Defined Networking
10 15 (0.28%) Broadband
11 13 (0.25%) SMS
12 10 (0.19%) HTTPS
13 9 (0.17%) LAN
13 9 (0.17%) WAN
14 8 (0.15%) Bluetooth
14 8 (0.15%) RIP
14 8 (0.15%) SSL
14 8 (0.15%) Wireless
15 7 (0.13%) SAN
15 7 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,301 (43.42%) SQL Server
2 225 (4.25%) Relational Database
3 213 (4.02%) NoSQL
4 208 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 173 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 158 (2.98%) MySQL
7 155 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 128 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 113 (2.13%) MongoDB
10 110 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 102 (1.92%) RDBMS
12 82 (1.55%) Big Data
13 72 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
14 62 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
15 53 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
16 50 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
17 47 (0.89%) Oracle Database
17 47 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
18 45 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 35 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 676 (12.75%) Visual Studio
2 660 (12.45%) Git (software)
3 407 (7.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 220 (4.15%) JIRA
5 202 (3.81%) NUnit
6 189 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 118 (2.23%) Selenium
8 114 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
9 113 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 111 (2.09%) Jenkins
11 102 (1.92%) Subversion
12 85 (1.60%) MSTest
13 78 (1.47%) gulp
14 76 (1.43%) webpack
15 69 (1.30%) Ranorex
16 67 (1.26%) Moq
17 59 (1.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
18 58 (1.09%) SpecFlow
19 43 (0.81%) MSBuild
20 36 (0.68%) Cucumber
General
1 617 (11.64%) Finance
2 174 (3.28%) Retail
3 163 (3.08%) Marketing
4 99 (1.87%) Games
5 93 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 72 (1.36%) Advertising
7 48 (0.91%) Back Office
8 44 (0.83%) Automotive
9 40 (0.75%) Electronics
10 39 (0.74%) Banking
11 35 (0.66%) Telecoms
12 25 (0.47%) Legal
13 12 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.21%) Publishing
15 10 (0.19%) Aerospace
16 9 (0.17%) Billing
16 9 (0.17%) Music Industry
17 8 (0.15%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.13%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.094%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3,957 (74.66%) Developer
2 2,174 (41.02%) .NET Developer
3 1,613 (30.43%) C# Developer
4 1,110 (20.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 1,036 (19.55%) Software Developer
6 644 (12.15%) Senior Developer
7 562 (10.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 552 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
9 524 (9.89%) .NET Software Developer
10 492 (9.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 376 (7.09%) Full Stack Developer
12 348 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 348 (6.57%) Software Engineer
13 345 (6.51%) Senior .NET Developer
14 342 (6.45%) SQL Developer
15 264 (4.98%) Junior
16 250 (4.72%) Web Developer
17 243 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
18 233 (4.40%) Analyst
19 228 (4.30%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,529 (47.72%) ASP.NET
2 1,889 (35.64%) HTML
3 1,731 (32.66%) CSS
4 1,463 (27.60%) AngularJS
5 1,340 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,083 (20.43%) .NET Framework
7 1,062 (20.04%) jQuery
8 1,008 (19.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 814 (15.36%) Web Services
10 779 (14.70%) WCF
11 642 (12.11%) HTML5
12 529 (9.98%) XML
13 504 (9.51%) RESTful
14 496 (9.36%) Entity Framework
15 468 (8.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 467 (8.81%) WPF
17 368 (6.94%) .NET Core
18 364 (6.87%) REST
19 313 (5.91%) Node.js
20 312 (5.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 394 (7.43%) Computer Science
2 392 (7.40%) Greenfield Project
3 281 (5.30%) User Experience
4 271 (5.11%) Mobile App
5 230 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
6 142 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 138 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
8 128 (2.42%) Fintech
9 66 (1.25%) Algorithms
10 62 (1.17%) N-Tier
11 58 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 47 (0.89%) Social Media
13 45 (0.85%) Driving Licence
14 42 (0.79%) Reinsurance
15 40 (0.75%) Data Centre
16 31 (0.58%) Virtual Team
17 30 (0.57%) EPoS
18 29 (0.55%) W3C
19 27 (0.51%) NHS
19 27 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 606 (11.43%) Windows
2 238 (4.49%) Apple iOS
3 217 (4.09%) Android
4 175 (3.30%) Linux
5 109 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 51 (0.96%) Unix
7 22 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 22 (0.42%) Windows 8
8 21 (0.40%) Windows 10
9 19 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.13%) VMS
13 6 (0.11%) CentOS
13 6 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.094%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 3 (0.057%) OpenVMS
15 3 (0.057%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.038%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.019%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,606 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 2,334 (44.04%) MVC
3 998 (18.83%) TDD
4 821 (15.49%) Scrum
5 732 (13.81%) Software Engineering
6 655 (12.36%) OO
7 606 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 590 (11.13%) Web Development
9 497 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 496 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
11 479 (9.04%) SDLC
12 467 (8.81%) Unit Testing
13 460 (8.68%) SOLID
14 371 (7.00%) BDD
15 286 (5.40%) DevOps
16 281 (5.30%) E-Commerce
17 275 (5.19%) OOD
17 275 (5.19%) Web Application Development
18 273 (5.15%) Mentoring
19 261 (4.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4,483 (84.58%) C#
2 2,535 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 2,078 (39.21%) SQL
4 563 (10.62%) T-SQL
5 517 (9.75%) Java
6 391 (7.38%) VB.NET
7 272 (5.13%) C++
8 258 (4.87%) TypeScript
9 179 (3.38%) PowerShell
10 178 (3.36%) PHP
11 170 (3.21%) Python
12 106 (2.00%) VB
13 100 (1.89%) Ruby
14 87 (1.64%) PL/SQL
15 62 (1.17%) F#
16 52 (0.98%) C
17 39 (0.74%) Shell Script
18 35 (0.66%) Scala
19 26 (0.49%) Go
19 26 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 609 (11.49%) Degree
2 141 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 49 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 29 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 22 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (0.40%) Master's Degree
9 20 (0.38%) MCSA
9 20 (0.38%) MCSE
10 16 (0.30%) ISEB
11 15 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
13 11 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (0.17%) AWS Certification
14 9 (0.17%) CISSP
14 9 (0.17%) PhD
15 7 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.13%) HND
15 7 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (6.36%) QA
2 36 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 33 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 21 (0.40%) SLA
6 18 (0.34%) GDPR
7 13 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.21%) DICOM
8 11 (0.21%) ISO 14001
9 8 (0.15%) PMO
10 6 (0.11%) WAI
11 4 (0.075%) HL7
12 3 (0.057%) ISO 13485
12 3 (0.057%) ISO 8583
12 3 (0.057%) WCAG
13 2 (0.038%) GAMP
14 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 115 (2.17%) Docker
2 82 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 38 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.45%) Firmware
5 17 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
6 16 (0.30%) LXC
7 14 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.094%) vSphere
9 4 (0.075%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.075%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.075%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.038%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.038%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.019%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.019%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 65 (1.23%) Ansible
2 52 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 37 (0.70%) Kubernetes
4 36 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (0.55%) Puppet
6 21 (0.40%) Kibana
7 9 (0.17%) Terraform
8 7 (0.13%) Nagios
9 4 (0.075%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (0.075%) Mesos
9 4 (0.075%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.075%) Rancher
9 4 (0.075%) Salt
10 3 (0.057%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.057%) logstash
10 3 (0.057%) SCOM
11 2 (0.038%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.038%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.038%) Grafana
11 2 (0.038%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,483 (27.98%) Microsoft
2 294 (5.55%) Oracle
3 158 (2.98%) Xamarin
4 117 (2.21%) Google
4 117 (2.21%) Sitecore
5 92 (1.74%) SAP
6 45 (0.85%) Telerik
7 40 (0.75%) VMware
8 31 (0.58%) TIBCO
9 25 (0.47%) New Relic
9 25 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (0.47%) Twitter
10 24 (0.45%) IBM
10 24 (0.45%) Splunk
11 20 (0.38%) Adobe
11 20 (0.38%) Cisco
12 17 (0.32%) MuleSoft
13 16 (0.30%) Facebook
13 16 (0.30%) ServiceNow
14 15 (0.28%) DevExpress