Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 6 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 4,419 5,735 5,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.94% 18.91% 17.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.37% 42.73% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3,960 5,333 4,899
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

.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 10,429 13,421 11,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.99% 44.25% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8,862 11,767 10,078
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -

.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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -3 1,312 £47,500 +5.56% 200
Hampshire 0 1,302 £45,000 +5.88% 97
Surrey -2 741 £50,000 +11.11% 107
Berkshire -2 693 £50,000 +11.11% 80
West Sussex +5 456 £47,500 +11.76% 45
Buckinghamshire +1 374 £47,500 +5.56% 54
East Sussex -1 322 £42,500 -5.56% 26
Kent 0 265 £45,000 +7.14% 80
Oxfordshire -5 245 £42,500 -5.56% 66
Isle of Wight - 18 £30,000 - 5
Middlesex +2 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3,864 (87.44%) C#
2 2,195 (49.67%) JavaScript
3 2,102 (47.57%) ASP.NET
4 2,047 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
5 1,831 (41.43%) MVC
6 1,822 (41.23%) SQL
7 1,755 (39.71%) SQL Server
8 1,575 (35.64%) HTML
9 1,490 (33.72%) CSS
10 1,176 (26.61%) Microsoft
11 1,130 (25.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 1,069 (24.19%) AngularJS
13 1,013 (22.92%) .NET Framework
14 936 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
15 861 (19.48%) jQuery
16 753 (17.04%) Degree
17 716 (16.20%) Software Engineering
18 715 (16.18%) Scrum
19 700 (15.84%) TDD
20 623 (14.10%) WCF
21 618 (13.99%) ASP.NET Web API
22 598 (13.53%) .NET Core
23 587 (13.28%) Web Services
24 534 (12.08%) Visual Studio
25 498 (11.27%) OO
25 498 (11.27%) Git (software)
26 480 (10.86%) Unit Testing
27 476 (10.77%) Windows
28 463 (10.48%) Test Automation
29 455 (10.30%) Entity Framework

.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
1 203 (4.59%) IIS
2 162 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 133 (3.01%) CMS
4 125 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
5 85 (1.92%) Umbraco
6 66 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
7 62 (1.40%) Confluence
8 40 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
9 39 (0.88%) EPiServer
10 34 (0.77%) Kentico
11 22 (0.50%) Sitefinity
12 20 (0.45%) Apache
13 15 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.27%) WordPress
15 11 (0.25%) Apache Spark
16 10 (0.23%) Drupal
17 9 (0.20%) GeoServer
18 8 (0.18%) ArcGIS
18 8 (0.18%) Documentum
19 7 (0.16%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 42 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.25%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.091%) Sketch
6 3 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.068%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.045%) Maple
8 1 (0.023%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 81 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (0.20%) nopCommerce
3 7 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.16%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.16%) SAP FI
3 7 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.091%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.091%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.068%) Magento
6 3 (0.068%) Shopify
7 1 (0.023%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.023%) SAP CCM
7 1 (0.023%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.023%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1,130 (25.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 428 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
3 239 (5.41%) SaaS
4 104 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
5 87 (1.97%) Serverless
6 70 (1.58%) PaaS
7 62 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 56 (1.27%) npm
9 39 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
9 39 (0.88%) Office 365
10 38 (0.86%) Azure Functions
11 35 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
12 32 (0.72%) Power Platform
13 24 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
14 22 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
15 19 (0.43%) IaaS
16 18 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
17 16 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
17 16 (0.36%) GitHub
18 15 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (1.74%) Internet
2 23 (0.52%) Network Security
2 23 (0.52%) RIP
3 18 (0.41%) Firewall
4 16 (0.36%) DNS
5 14 (0.32%) Intranet
6 13 (0.29%) HTTP
7 10 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.23%) VoIP
8 9 (0.20%) Broadband
9 8 (0.18%) CTI
9 8 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (0.16%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (0.14%) GPRS
12 5 (0.11%) SMTP
13 4 (0.091%) DHCP
13 4 (0.091%) LAN
13 4 (0.091%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,755 (39.71%) SQL Server
2 202 (4.57%) Relational Database
3 165 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 162 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 138 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 118 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 95 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
8 92 (2.08%) Big Data
9 85 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 76 (1.72%) MySQL
11 71 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
12 58 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 51 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 48 (1.09%) RDBMS
15 47 (1.06%) Redis
16 45 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
17 36 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
17 36 (0.81%) GIS
18 32 (0.72%) Hadoop
19 30 (0.68%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 534 (12.08%) Visual Studio
2 498 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 352 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 184 (4.16%) TeamCity
5 165 (3.73%) Octopus Deploy
6 161 (3.64%) Selenium
7 148 (3.35%) JIRA
8 147 (3.33%) Jenkins
9 124 (2.81%) NUnit
10 93 (2.10%) SpecFlow
11 88 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
12 61 (1.38%) Subversion
13 59 (1.34%) webpack
14 58 (1.31%) WebDriver
15 56 (1.27%) gulp
16 53 (1.20%) Cucumber
16 53 (1.20%) MSTest
17 45 (1.02%) Babel
18 42 (0.95%) Moq
19 40 (0.91%) Bitbucket
General
1 449 (10.16%) Finance
2 102 (2.31%) Retail
3 88 (1.99%) Marketing
4 55 (1.24%) Games
5 36 (0.81%) Telecoms
6 31 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 25 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 24 (0.54%) Law
9 23 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 22 (0.50%) Advertising
11 19 (0.43%) Billing
11 19 (0.43%) Legal
12 18 (0.41%) Automotive
13 15 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 13 (0.29%) Military
15 12 (0.27%) Banking
16 10 (0.23%) Publishing
17 9 (0.20%) Back Office
17 9 (0.20%) German Language
18 7 (0.16%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 3,226 (73.00%) Developer
2 1,742 (39.42%) .NET Developer
3 1,212 (27.43%) C# Developer
4 1,056 (23.90%) Software Developer
5 810 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 545 (12.33%) Senior Developer
7 388 (8.78%) C# Software Developer
8 379 (8.58%) .NET Software Developer
9 352 (7.97%) Software Engineer
10 342 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
11 328 (7.42%) Junior
12 314 (7.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 300 (6.79%) Junior Developer
14 274 (6.20%) Full Stack Developer
15 264 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
16 205 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 195 (4.41%) Graduate
18 191 (4.32%) Web Developer
19 183 (4.14%) Analyst
20 180 (4.07%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,102 (47.57%) ASP.NET
2 1,575 (35.64%) HTML
3 1,490 (33.72%) CSS
4 1,069 (24.19%) AngularJS
5 1,013 (22.92%) .NET Framework
6 936 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 861 (19.48%) jQuery
8 623 (14.10%) WCF
9 618 (13.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 598 (13.53%) .NET Core
11 587 (13.28%) Web Services
12 455 (10.30%) Entity Framework
13 441 (9.98%) HTML5
14 433 (9.80%) XML
15 377 (8.53%) RESTful
16 355 (8.03%) REST
17 352 (7.97%) React
18 283 (6.40%) WPF
19 275 (6.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 231 (5.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 320 (7.24%) Greenfield Project
2 191 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 167 (3.78%) Mobile App
4 150 (3.39%) User Experience
5 112 (2.53%) Fintech
6 101 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
7 78 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 69 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 43 (0.97%) Management Information System
10 41 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 38 (0.86%) Internet of Things
12 34 (0.77%) Client/Server
13 21 (0.48%) Driving Licence
14 20 (0.45%) PMI
14 20 (0.45%) RIA
14 20 (0.45%) Robotics
15 19 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
15 19 (0.43%) Reinsurance
16 17 (0.38%) Public Cloud
17 15 (0.34%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 476 (10.77%) Windows
2 229 (5.18%) Linux
3 160 (3.62%) Apple iOS
4 154 (3.48%) Android
5 84 (1.90%) Windows Server
6 29 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (0.61%) Unix
8 17 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 16 (0.36%) Windows 10
10 15 (0.34%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.068%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.068%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.045%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.045%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.023%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,047 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1,831 (41.43%) MVC
3 716 (16.20%) Software Engineering
4 715 (16.18%) Scrum
5 700 (15.84%) TDD
6 498 (11.27%) OO
7 480 (10.86%) Unit Testing
8 463 (10.48%) Test Automation
9 449 (10.16%) Web Development
10 433 (9.80%) Computer Science
11 416 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
12 384 (8.69%) SDLC
13 383 (8.67%) DevOps
14 370 (8.37%) SOLID
15 354 (8.01%) Continuous Integration
16 239 (5.41%) Mentoring
17 224 (5.07%) Microservices
18 213 (4.82%) SOA
19 210 (4.75%) BDD
20 205 (4.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,864 (87.44%) C#
2 2,195 (49.67%) JavaScript
3 1,822 (41.23%) SQL
4 369 (8.35%) Java
5 323 (7.31%) C++
6 291 (6.59%) T-SQL
7 260 (5.88%) TypeScript
8 257 (5.82%) VB.NET
9 211 (4.77%) Python
10 148 (3.35%) PHP
11 131 (2.96%) PowerShell
12 118 (2.67%) VB
13 96 (2.17%) C
14 85 (1.92%) PL/SQL
15 59 (1.34%) Objective-C
16 49 (1.11%) ES6
17 36 (0.81%) VBScript
18 29 (0.66%) VB6
19 28 (0.63%) Go
20 26 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 753 (17.04%) Degree
2 213 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 107 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 76 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 48 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
6 38 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 38 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (0.66%) PhD
8 26 (0.59%) AWS Certification
9 23 (0.52%) ISEB
10 21 (0.48%) PMI Certification
11 18 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (0.41%) Master's Degree
11 18 (0.41%) MCSE
12 14 (0.32%) HND
12 14 (0.32%) MCSA
13 11 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 4 (0.091%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (5.02%) QA
2 27 (0.61%) DICOM
3 22 (0.50%) GDPR
4 21 (0.48%) SLA
5 16 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 10 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.20%) GAMP
7 9 (0.20%) PMO
8 5 (0.11%) HL7
9 4 (0.091%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.091%) WAI
10 3 (0.068%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.068%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.045%) COBIT
12 1 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 196 (4.44%) Docker
2 55 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.34%) LXC
6 7 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.045%) Firmware
8 1 (0.023%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.023%) NFS
Systems Management
1 91 (2.06%) Kubernetes
2 73 (1.65%) Puppet
3 68 (1.54%) Ansible
4 59 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (1.00%) Terraform
6 40 (0.91%) Kibana
7 29 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
8 26 (0.59%) logstash
9 7 (0.16%) SCOM
10 6 (0.14%) Grafana
11 5 (0.11%) Nagios
12 4 (0.091%) Opsview
12 4 (0.091%) Rancher
12 4 (0.091%) SCCM
13 3 (0.068%) CA Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.068%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.068%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.045%) Tivoli
15 1 (0.023%) Cisco UCCX
15 1 (0.023%) MIIS
Vendors
1 1,176 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 208 (4.71%) Oracle
3 144 (3.26%) Xamarin
4 98 (2.22%) Google
5 70 (1.58%) Sitecore
6 58 (1.31%) IBM
7 34 (0.77%) Cisco
8 31 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 28 (0.63%) SAP
10 24 (0.54%) VMware
11 20 (0.45%) Atlassian
12 15 (0.34%) Dynatrace
12 15 (0.34%) SolarWinds
13 14 (0.32%) Databricks
13 14 (0.32%) Telerik
14 12 (0.27%) ServiceNow
15 10 (0.23%) Citrix
16 8 (0.18%) Avaya
16 8 (0.18%) ESRI
16 8 (0.18%) Kofax