Period
to 18 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5530 6329 6803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.11% 17.80% 16.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.78% 45.93% 42.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5104 6012 6468
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 12080 13779 15896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.74% 38.75% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10461 12157 13813
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 1927 £42,500 - 151
Hampshire 0 1164 £43,500 +8.75% 67
Surrey 0 1074 £50,000 +11.11% 64
Berkshire 0 811 £45,000 - 71
Buckinghamshire 0 638 £44,000 +3.53% 38
West Sussex 0 533 £42,500 -5.56% 33
Oxfordshire 0 496 £42,500 - 42
East Sussex -1 465 £42,500 - 30
Kent -1 295 £40,000 -5.88% 28
Middlesex -9 18 £61,250 +53.13% 4
M4 Corridor 0 11 - -
Home Counties +5 8 £43,500 -13.00%
Isle of Wight +4 7 £24,000 -27.82% 1
Sussex -4 5 £57,500 +27.78% 6
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for .NET.

1 4747 (85.84%) C#
2 3158 (57.11%) ASP.NET
3 3020 (54.61%) SQL Server
4 2819 (50.98%) MVC
5 2762 (49.95%) JavaScript
6 2642 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
7 2389 (43.20%) SQL
8 2163 (39.11%) HTML
9 1939 (35.06%) CSS
10 1838 (33.24%) Microsoft
11 1822 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1419 (25.66%) AngularJS
13 1334 (24.12%) jQuery
14 1303 (23.56%) TDD
15 1288 (23.29%) .NET Framework
16 1160 (20.98%) ASP.NET Web API
17 970 (17.54%) WCF
18 928 (16.78%) Scrum
19 844 (15.26%) Web Development
20 828 (14.97%) Web Services
21 792 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
22 723 (13.07%) Finance
23 720 (13.02%) Visual Studio
24 714 (12.91%) OO
25 706 (12.77%) Degree
26 684 (12.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 670 (12.12%) HTML5
28 646 (11.68%) Windows
29 642 (11.61%) BDD
30 634 (11.46%) VB.NET

.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
1 363 (6.56%) IIS
2 280 (5.06%) CMS
3 205 (3.71%) SharePoint
4 132 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 126 (2.28%) Umbraco
6 122 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
7 109 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
8 68 (1.23%) NServiceBus
9 54 (0.98%) Apache
10 41 (0.74%) EPiServer
11 39 (0.71%) WordPress
12 33 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 30 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 25 (0.45%) Drupal
14 25 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
15 24 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
16 22 (0.40%) DNN
17 21 (0.38%) Documentum
17 21 (0.38%) Kentico
18 20 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 119 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 114 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.090%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.072%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.054%) GIMP
10 2 (0.036%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.018%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.018%) Simulink
11 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 170 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.11%) Magento
4 6 (0.11%) nopCommerce
4 6 (0.11%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.090%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.072%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.072%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.072%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.054%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.036%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.036%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.036%) SAP CAR
9 1 (0.018%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.018%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.018%) iTrent
9 1 (0.018%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.018%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.018%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 792 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 227 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
3 211 (3.82%) SaaS
4 56 (1.01%) PaaS
5 51 (0.92%) Office 365
6 38 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
7 35 (0.63%) GitHub
8 28 (0.51%) npm
9 25 (0.45%) IaaS
10 20 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 16 (0.29%) Firebase
12 14 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
13 13 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
14 11 (0.20%) Google Analytics
15 10 (0.18%) Force.com
16 9 (0.16%) Azure Data Factory
16 9 (0.16%) Datadog
17 8 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
18 7 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
18 7 (0.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 195 (3.53%) Internet
2 127 (2.30%) HTTP
3 73 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 64 (1.16%) DNS
5 59 (1.07%) Intranet
6 49 (0.89%) Broadband
7 34 (0.61%) SSL
8 31 (0.56%) SMTP
9 21 (0.38%) HTTPS
10 14 (0.25%) Extranet
10 14 (0.25%) Firewall
10 14 (0.25%) FTP
11 13 (0.24%) RS-232
11 13 (0.24%) RS-485
12 12 (0.22%) tcpdump
12 12 (0.22%) WAN
12 12 (0.22%) Wireshark
13 10 (0.18%) LAN
13 10 (0.18%) Wireless
14 9 (0.16%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3020 (54.61%) SQL Server
2 479 (8.66%) SQL Server 2016
3 388 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 296 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 283 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 273 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 267 (4.83%) Relational Database
8 192 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 177 (3.20%) MongoDB
10 173 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 121 (2.19%) MySQL
12 73 (1.32%) Big Data
13 71 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 68 (1.23%) RDBMS
15 61 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
15 61 (1.10%) MariaDB
16 58 (1.05%) Oracle Database
17 57 (1.03%) Power BI
17 57 (1.03%) Redis
18 46 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 720 (13.02%) Visual Studio
2 617 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 564 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 356 (6.44%) NUnit
5 160 (2.89%) JIRA
6 150 (2.71%) Subversion
7 141 (2.55%) TeamCity
8 123 (2.22%) Moq
9 95 (1.72%) Selenium
10 82 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
11 58 (1.05%) MSBuild
12 56 (1.01%) MSTest
12 56 (1.01%) SpecFlow
13 55 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
14 37 (0.67%) Jenkins
15 35 (0.63%) WebDriver
16 28 (0.51%) ReSharper
17 27 (0.49%) Bower
17 27 (0.49%) JSUnit
18 24 (0.43%) Mercurial
General
1 723 (13.07%) Finance
2 234 (4.23%) Marketing
3 203 (3.67%) Retail
4 140 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 137 (2.48%) Games
6 98 (1.77%) Advertising
7 82 (1.48%) Electronics
8 75 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 72 (1.30%) Banking
10 61 (1.10%) Back Office
11 58 (1.05%) Music Industry
12 51 (0.92%) Publishing
13 46 (0.83%) Legal
14 41 (0.74%) Automotive
15 32 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 27 (0.49%) Financial Institution
17 22 (0.40%) Investment Banking
18 14 (0.25%) Law
19 6 (0.11%) Billing
20 5 (0.090%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4451 (80.49%) Developer
2 2888 (52.22%) .NET Developer
3 1877 (33.94%) C# Developer
4 1375 (24.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 911 (16.47%) Software Developer
6 759 (13.73%) ASP.NET Developer
7 733 (13.25%) Senior Developer
8 630 (11.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 510 (9.22%) .NET Software Developer
9 510 (9.22%) C# Software Developer
10 478 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 440 (7.96%) Senior .NET Developer
12 419 (7.58%) SQL Developer
13 418 (7.56%) Web Developer
14 314 (5.68%) Junior
15 295 (5.33%) Junior Developer
16 289 (5.23%) Senior C# Developer
17 260 (4.70%) Software Engineer
18 233 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
19 212 (3.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3158 (57.11%) ASP.NET
2 2163 (39.11%) HTML
3 1939 (35.06%) CSS
4 1822 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1419 (25.66%) AngularJS
6 1334 (24.12%) jQuery
7 1288 (23.29%) .NET Framework
8 1160 (20.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 970 (17.54%) WCF
10 828 (14.97%) Web Services
11 684 (12.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 670 (12.12%) HTML5
13 621 (11.23%) Entity Framework
14 613 (11.08%) RESTful
15 555 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 530 (9.58%) XML
17 518 (9.37%) WPF
18 457 (8.26%) KnockoutJS
19 391 (7.07%) Node.js
20 357 (6.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 488 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
2 452 (8.17%) Computer Science
3 259 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 189 (3.42%) User Experience
5 171 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 124 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
7 85 (1.54%) Fintech
8 75 (1.36%) N-Tier
9 45 (0.81%) Clustering
9 45 (0.81%) iPad
10 38 (0.69%) Social Media
11 37 (0.67%) Management Information System
12 33 (0.60%) W3C
13 31 (0.56%) Algorithms
14 30 (0.54%) Tandem
15 28 (0.51%) BBC
16 24 (0.43%) Digital TV
17 22 (0.40%) Client/Server
18 19 (0.34%) Driving Licence
19 17 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 646 (11.68%) Windows
2 173 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 166 (3.00%) Android
4 138 (2.50%) Linux
5 106 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 42 (0.76%) Unix
7 29 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.18%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.090%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.072%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.072%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.054%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.036%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.018%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2819 (50.98%) MVC
2 2642 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1303 (23.56%) TDD
4 928 (16.78%) Scrum
5 844 (15.26%) Web Development
6 714 (12.91%) OO
7 642 (11.61%) BDD
8 630 (11.39%) Software Engineering
9 602 (10.89%) Web Application Development
10 489 (8.84%) Unit Testing
11 484 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
12 482 (8.72%) SDLC
13 410 (7.41%) Test Automation
14 364 (6.58%) SOLID
15 269 (4.86%) OOP
16 268 (4.85%) Mentoring
17 255 (4.61%) CRM
18 229 (4.14%) Front End Development
19 220 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
20 218 (3.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4747 (85.84%) C#
2 2762 (49.95%) JavaScript
3 2389 (43.20%) SQL
4 634 (11.46%) VB.NET
5 633 (11.45%) T-SQL
6 562 (10.16%) Java
7 334 (6.04%) Ruby
8 294 (5.32%) C++
9 219 (3.96%) PHP
10 199 (3.60%) Python
11 177 (3.20%) VB
12 159 (2.88%) PowerShell
13 136 (2.46%) C
14 128 (2.31%) TypeScript
15 69 (1.25%) F#
16 58 (1.05%) PL/SQL
17 50 (0.90%) Bash Shell
18 47 (0.85%) VB6
19 46 (0.83%) Scala
20 43 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 706 (12.77%) Degree
2 163 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 111 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 102 (1.84%) Security Cleared
5 67 (1.21%) SC Cleared
6 37 (0.67%) PhD
7 33 (0.60%) MCP
8 29 (0.52%) MCPD
9 24 (0.43%) ISEB
9 24 (0.43%) Master's Degree
10 18 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 17 (0.31%) PMI Certification
12 11 (0.20%) MCSE
12 11 (0.20%) MCTS
13 6 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
13 6 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.11%) PMP
14 5 (0.090%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.072%) CISSP
15 4 (0.072%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (4.77%) QA
2 28 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 27 (0.49%) SLA
4 21 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.16%) GAMP
8 8 (0.14%) WCAG
9 5 (0.090%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 3 (0.054%) PMO
11 2 (0.036%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.036%) TickIT
12 1 (0.018%) GDPR
12 1 (0.018%) IEC 62304
12 1 (0.018%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 66 (1.19%) Docker
2 57 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (0.16%) Firmware
5 8 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.036%) vSphere
8 1 (0.018%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.018%) etcd
8 1 (0.018%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.018%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 37 (0.67%) Kibana
2 29 (0.52%) WSUS
3 25 (0.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 22 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.34%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.34%) Puppet
6 10 (0.18%) Ansible
6 10 (0.18%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.072%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.072%) SCOM
7 4 (0.072%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.036%) Nagios
8 2 (0.036%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.036%) SCCM
8 2 (0.036%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.036%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.018%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.018%) Icinga
9 1 (0.018%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.018%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1838 (33.24%) Microsoft
2 356 (6.44%) Oracle
3 148 (2.68%) Sitecore
4 104 (1.88%) Xamarin
5 81 (1.46%) Google
6 77 (1.39%) SAP
7 56 (1.01%) Telerik
8 50 (0.90%) Facebook
9 34 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (0.56%) Apple
10 31 (0.56%) Sony
11 24 (0.43%) IBM
12 23 (0.42%) VMware
13 22 (0.40%) Yahoo!
14 21 (0.38%) EMC
15 16 (0.29%) Adobe
15 16 (0.29%) HP
15 16 (0.29%) RedGate
16 15 (0.27%) Dynatrace
17 14 (0.25%) DevExpress