Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5,646 5,497 6,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.61% 18.44% 17.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.16% 45.05% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,207 5,145 6,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 13,391 12,202 15,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.14% 40.92% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11,679 10,591 13,496
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +2 1,993 £45,000 +5.88% 291
Hampshire 0 1,381 £42,500 - 162
Surrey +3 1,070 £45,500 -9.00% 119
Berkshire +4 916 £47,500 +8.88% 112
Oxfordshire -2 562 £45,000 +5.88% 124
Buckinghamshire -2 524 £45,000 +2.27% 55
East Sussex -1 473 £45,000 +12.50% 33
West Sussex -3 384 £42,500 - 40
Kent 0 313 £42,000 +11.26% 62
Middlesex -1 12 £52,500 -1.87% 1
Sussex - 12 £30,000 - 1
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 4,833 (85.60%) C#
2 2,887 (51.13%) ASP.NET
3 2,853 (50.53%) JavaScript
4 2,738 (48.49%) Agile Software Development
5 2,698 (47.79%) MVC
6 2,670 (47.29%) SQL Server
7 2,199 (38.95%) SQL
8 2,188 (38.75%) HTML
9 1,977 (35.02%) CSS
10 1,665 (29.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,644 (29.12%) Microsoft
12 1,558 (27.59%) AngularJS
13 1,259 (22.30%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1,257 (22.26%) .NET Framework
15 1,205 (21.34%) jQuery
15 1,205 (21.34%) TDD
16 1,005 (17.80%) WCF
17 964 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
18 877 (15.53%) Scrum
19 782 (13.85%) Web Services
20 740 (13.11%) OO
21 737 (13.05%) Git (software)
22 729 (12.91%) Windows
23 711 (12.59%) HTML5
24 700 (12.40%) Software Engineering
25 634 (11.23%) RESTful
26 629 (11.14%) WPF
27 619 (10.96%) Web Development
28 612 (10.84%) Entity Framework
29 608 (10.77%) Visual Studio

.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
1 290 (5.14%) IIS
2 225 (3.99%) CMS
3 188 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 161 (2.85%) Umbraco
5 102 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
6 86 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 70 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
8 69 (1.22%) Confluence
9 63 (1.12%) Apache
10 61 (1.08%) EPiServer
11 60 (1.06%) NServiceBus
12 59 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
13 58 (1.03%) WebSphere
14 42 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
15 41 (0.73%) WebLogic
16 35 (0.62%) JBoss
17 32 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
18 31 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 25 (0.44%) Kentico
20 18 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 65 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (0.62%) Chatbot
4 18 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 10 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.071%) Doxygen
10 2 (0.035%) Mingle
11 1 (0.018%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 136 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 20 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.12%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.089%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.035%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.035%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.035%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.035%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.018%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.018%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.018%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.018%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 964 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 272 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
3 194 (3.44%) SaaS
4 108 (1.91%) Office 365
5 75 (1.33%) npm
6 59 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 57 (1.01%) GitHub
8 54 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
8 54 (0.96%) PaaS
9 37 (0.66%) IaaS
10 35 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
11 24 (0.43%) Serverless
12 19 (0.34%) Google Analytics
13 18 (0.32%) Yarn
14 17 (0.30%) NuGet
15 9 (0.16%) Google Play
16 7 (0.12%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
18 5 (0.089%) Azure Data Factory
18 5 (0.089%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 105 (1.86%) Internet
2 59 (1.04%) HTTP
3 53 (0.94%) Intranet
3 53 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 40 (0.71%) Broadband
5 32 (0.57%) SMS
6 25 (0.44%) Firewall
7 23 (0.41%) FTP
8 22 (0.39%) SSL
9 17 (0.30%) Network Security
9 17 (0.30%) Wireless
10 16 (0.28%) Wireshark
11 14 (0.25%) HTTPS
11 14 (0.25%) Hyperconnected
12 12 (0.21%) DNS
12 12 (0.21%) LAN
12 12 (0.21%) RS-232
12 12 (0.21%) SAN
12 12 (0.21%) WAN
13 11 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,670 (47.29%) SQL Server
2 507 (8.98%) SQL Server 2016
3 334 (5.92%) NoSQL
4 277 (4.91%) Relational Database
5 216 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 210 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 167 (2.96%) MySQL
8 158 (2.80%) MongoDB
8 158 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 157 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 141 (2.50%) RDBMS
11 108 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 76 (1.35%) Power BI
13 65 (1.15%) Oracle Database
14 60 (1.06%) Big Data
15 57 (1.01%) RavenDB
16 54 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
17 49 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
18 45 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
19 39 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 737 (13.05%) Git (software)
2 608 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 437 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 219 (3.88%) NUnit
5 200 (3.54%) JIRA
6 122 (2.16%) Selenium
7 120 (2.13%) TeamCity
8 116 (2.05%) Jenkins
9 98 (1.74%) MSTest
10 97 (1.72%) Subversion
11 87 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
12 77 (1.36%) webpack
13 72 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
14 71 (1.26%) gulp
14 71 (1.26%) SpecFlow
15 53 (0.94%) Moq
16 49 (0.87%) MSBuild
17 33 (0.58%) ReSharper
18 32 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 32 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 604 (10.70%) Finance
2 248 (4.39%) Retail
3 207 (3.67%) Marketing
4 168 (2.98%) Advertising
5 134 (2.37%) Games
6 91 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 69 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 45 (0.80%) Banking
8 45 (0.80%) Electronics
9 44 (0.78%) Music Industry
10 43 (0.76%) Automotive
11 30 (0.53%) Back Office
12 26 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.41%) Legal
14 17 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.23%) German Language
16 12 (0.21%) Billing
17 9 (0.16%) French Language
17 9 (0.16%) Italian Language
17 9 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4,322 (76.55%) Developer
2 2,595 (45.96%) .NET Developer
3 1,836 (32.52%) C# Developer
4 1,320 (23.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1,036 (18.35%) Software Developer
6 695 (12.31%) Senior Developer
7 638 (11.30%) .NET Software Developer
8 617 (10.93%) C# Software Developer
9 530 (9.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 471 (8.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 412 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 402 (7.12%) SQL Developer
13 376 (6.66%) Senior .NET Developer
14 344 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
15 319 (5.65%) Software Engineer
16 292 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
17 289 (5.12%) Web Developer
18 281 (4.98%) Junior
19 265 (4.69%) Lead Developer
19 265 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,887 (51.13%) ASP.NET
2 2,188 (38.75%) HTML
3 1,977 (35.02%) CSS
4 1,665 (29.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,558 (27.59%) AngularJS
6 1,259 (22.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1,257 (22.26%) .NET Framework
8 1,205 (21.34%) jQuery
9 1,005 (17.80%) WCF
10 782 (13.85%) Web Services
11 711 (12.59%) HTML5
12 634 (11.23%) RESTful
13 629 (11.14%) WPF
14 612 (10.84%) Entity Framework
15 537 (9.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 477 (8.45%) Node.js
17 474 (8.40%) XML
18 426 (7.55%) REST
19 399 (7.07%) React
20 379 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 504 (8.93%) Greenfield Project
2 408 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 254 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 232 (4.11%) User Experience
5 207 (3.67%) Mobile App
6 169 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 158 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
8 88 (1.56%) Fintech
9 69 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 63 (1.12%) N-Tier
11 38 (0.67%) Social Network
12 37 (0.66%) Social Media
13 35 (0.62%) Driving Licence
14 31 (0.55%) Algorithms
15 28 (0.50%) Smartphone
16 25 (0.44%) W3C
17 23 (0.41%) Client/Server
18 20 (0.35%) Data Centre
19 19 (0.34%) EPoS
19 19 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 729 (12.91%) Windows
2 170 (3.01%) Windows Server
3 167 (2.96%) Linux
4 130 (2.30%) Android
5 126 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 67 (1.19%) Unix
7 28 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 19 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
10 13 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.19%) Windows 10
13 10 (0.18%) VMS
14 9 (0.16%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.053%) CentOS
16 2 (0.035%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.018%) Debian
17 1 (0.018%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.018%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,738 (48.49%) Agile Software Development
2 2,698 (47.79%) MVC
3 1,205 (21.34%) TDD
4 877 (15.53%) Scrum
5 740 (13.11%) OO
6 700 (12.40%) Software Engineering
7 619 (10.96%) Web Development
8 603 (10.68%) BDD
9 511 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
10 510 (9.03%) Web Application Development
11 507 (8.98%) SDLC
12 496 (8.78%) Test Automation
13 464 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
14 424 (7.51%) Unit Testing
15 391 (6.93%) SOLID
16 312 (5.53%) E-Commerce
17 302 (5.35%) Mentoring
18 250 (4.43%) CRM
19 240 (4.25%) OOP
20 233 (4.13%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4,833 (85.60%) C#
2 2,853 (50.53%) JavaScript
3 2,199 (38.95%) SQL
4 598 (10.59%) T-SQL
5 493 (8.73%) Java
6 462 (8.18%) VB.NET
7 251 (4.45%) C++
8 248 (4.39%) TypeScript
9 232 (4.11%) Ruby
10 186 (3.29%) PowerShell
11 167 (2.96%) PHP
12 166 (2.94%) Python
13 163 (2.89%) VB
14 95 (1.68%) C
15 92 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 57 (1.01%) VB6
17 47 (0.83%) F#
17 47 (0.83%) XAML
18 46 (0.81%) ES6
19 44 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 595 (10.54%) Degree
2 156 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 83 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 41 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 28 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 21 (0.37%) ISEB
8 19 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 17 (0.30%) MCP
10 15 (0.27%) Master's Degree
11 12 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
12 9 (0.16%) HND
12 9 (0.16%) MCPD
13 8 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.12%) MCSA
14 7 (0.12%) MCTS
15 6 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.11%) MCSE
16 4 (0.071%) MCITP
16 4 (0.071%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (4.75%) QA
2 37 (0.66%) SLA
3 32 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.30%) GCP
5 14 (0.25%) GDPR
5 14 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.16%) PMO
9 8 (0.14%) GAMP
10 5 (0.089%) HL7
11 4 (0.071%) DICOM
12 3 (0.053%) MISRA
12 3 (0.053%) MISRA C
13 2 (0.035%) COSHH
13 2 (0.035%) ISO 8583
13 2 (0.035%) WAI
14 1 (0.018%) ISO 13485
14 1 (0.018%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.018%) WCAG
System Software
1 99 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 77 (1.36%) Docker
3 30 (0.53%) Firmware
3 30 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (0.14%) Terminal Server
7 5 (0.089%) vSphere
8 4 (0.071%) LXC
8 4 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.053%) DFS Replication
9 3 (0.053%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.053%) OpenAM
9 3 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.035%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.018%) HDFS
11 1 (0.018%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 37 (0.66%) Puppet
2 32 (0.57%) Ansible
3 25 (0.44%) Kubernetes
3 25 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (0.43%) Kibana
5 23 (0.41%) SCOM
6 18 (0.32%) SCCM
7 15 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
7 15 (0.27%) OPNET
8 8 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 7 (0.12%) WSUS
10 5 (0.089%) OpenView
10 5 (0.089%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.053%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.053%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.053%) Terraform
12 2 (0.035%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1,644 (29.12%) Microsoft
2 381 (6.75%) Oracle
3 218 (3.86%) Capita
4 168 (2.98%) Google
5 146 (2.59%) Xamarin
6 101 (1.79%) Sitecore
7 76 (1.35%) SAP
8 62 (1.10%) VMware
9 50 (0.89%) Facebook
10 47 (0.83%) SolarWinds
11 42 (0.74%) ServiceNow
12 39 (0.69%) Dynatrace
13 38 (0.67%) Twitter
14 31 (0.55%) Telerik
15 30 (0.53%) HP
16 29 (0.51%) TIBCO
17 28 (0.50%) Apple
17 28 (0.50%) Riverbed
18 26 (0.46%) Citrix
18 26 (0.46%) Salesforce.com