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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / South East
Rank 8 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2617 3212 3582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.52% 16.72% 17.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.48% 43.93% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2394 2966 3313
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5884 7312 7621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.39% 38.06% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5081 6529 6620
Median salary £44,000 £44,141 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.31% +3.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 651 £40,000 - 89
Surrey +3 434 £52,500 +16.66% 56
Berkshire 0 411 £45,000 -1.09% 42
Oxfordshire 0 264 £42,500 - 42
West Sussex +1 238 £45,000 - 28
Buckinghamshire -5 231 £42,500 -5.55% 31
Kent +1 209 £40,000 -5.88% 23
East Sussex +1 163 £40,000 - 12
Middlesex +12 15 £53,500 -2.72% 2
Home Counties +6 6 £50,000 -16.66%
Isle of Wight -1 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Sussex -9 1 £50,000 +6.38%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 4633 (83.93%) C#
2 3249 (58.86%) ASP.NET
3 2866 (51.92%) SQL Server
4 2742 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2708 (49.06%) MVC
6 2545 (46.11%) JavaScript
7 2307 (41.79%) SQL
8 2194 (39.75%) HTML
9 1990 (36.05%) CSS
10 1888 (34.20%) Microsoft
11 1740 (31.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1400 (25.36%) TDD
13 1236 (22.39%) AngularJS
14 1229 (22.26%) .NET Framework
15 1189 (21.54%) jQuery
16 1107 (20.05%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1012 (18.33%) WCF
18 911 (16.50%) Web Services
19 863 (15.63%) Scrum
20 825 (14.95%) Windows
21 824 (14.93%) Degree
22 800 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
23 744 (13.48%) Finance
24 742 (13.44%) Web Development
25 702 (12.72%) OO
26 694 (12.57%) Visual Studio
27 669 (12.12%) Entity Framework
28 641 (11.61%) XML
29 631 (11.43%) VB.NET
29 631 (11.43%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related 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 (5.25%) IIS
2 256 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 209 (3.79%) CMS
4 137 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 132 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
6 63 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 62 (1.12%) NServiceBus
8 50 (0.91%) Umbraco
9 44 (0.80%) EPiServer
10 41 (0.74%) WordPress
11 39 (0.71%) Confluence
12 36 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
13 31 (0.56%) Drupal
13 31 (0.56%) Tomcat
14 30 (0.54%) Apache
15 29 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
15 29 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
16 18 (0.33%) Kentico
17 12 (0.22%) Apache Solr
17 12 (0.22%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 611 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.00%) MS Office
3 43 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 7 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.11%) MS Project
8 3 (0.054%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.054%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.036%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.036%) Simulink
10 1 (0.018%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 99 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.38%) Magento
2 21 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
3 19 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
3 19 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.054%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.054%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.036%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.036%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.036%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.036%) Maximo
7 2 (0.036%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.036%) TIBCO iProcess
8 1 (0.018%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.018%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.018%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.018%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 800 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 225 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 142 (2.57%) SaaS
4 64 (1.16%) Office 365
5 61 (1.11%) PaaS
6 31 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (0.43%) GitHub
8 21 (0.38%) Google Play
9 16 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (0.29%) IaaS
10 13 (0.24%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
11 8 (0.14%) SoftLayer
12 7 (0.13%) Asana
12 7 (0.13%) Force.com
13 6 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.091%) Datadog
15 3 (0.054%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.054%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 123 (2.23%) Internet
2 69 (1.25%) HTTP
3 67 (1.21%) DNS
4 47 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 45 (0.82%) LAN
6 36 (0.65%) SSL
7 33 (0.60%) Firewall
7 33 (0.60%) Wireless
8 22 (0.40%) Intranet
9 21 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (0.38%) Network Security
10 18 (0.33%) SMTP
11 17 (0.31%) SNMP
11 17 (0.31%) WAN
12 15 (0.27%) DHCP
12 15 (0.27%) Extranet
13 12 (0.22%) Cisco IPT
13 12 (0.22%) IP Telephony
13 12 (0.22%) Telepresence
13 12 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2866 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 394 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 286 (5.18%) NoSQL
4 240 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 236 (4.28%) Relational Database
6 217 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 195 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 156 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 152 (2.75%) MySQL
10 133 (2.41%) MongoDB
11 122 (2.21%) SQL Server 2016
12 104 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
13 94 (1.70%) Big Data
14 81 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 68 (1.23%) Oracle Database
16 64 (1.16%) Redis
17 62 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
18 56 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
19 50 (0.91%) RDBMS
20 41 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 694 (12.57%) Visual Studio
2 540 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 484 (8.77%) Git (software)
4 262 (4.75%) NUnit
5 196 (3.55%) TeamCity
6 160 (2.90%) JIRA
7 154 (2.79%) Subversion
8 113 (2.05%) Selenium
9 97 (1.76%) Moq
10 82 (1.49%) MSTest
11 74 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
12 73 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
13 51 (0.92%) SpecFlow
14 45 (0.82%) JSUnit
15 44 (0.80%) MSBuild
16 41 (0.74%) Jenkins
17 40 (0.72%) WebDriver
18 33 (0.60%) Bugzilla
19 32 (0.58%) Trac
20 30 (0.54%) gulp
General
1 744 (13.48%) Finance
2 170 (3.08%) Marketing
3 134 (2.43%) Banking
4 132 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 128 (2.32%) Retail
6 103 (1.87%) Advertising
7 80 (1.45%) Games
8 61 (1.11%) Publishing
9 52 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 47 (0.85%) Electronics
11 45 (0.82%) Legal
12 41 (0.74%) Automotive
13 35 (0.63%) Back Office
14 21 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 21 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.27%) Music Industry
16 12 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
17 11 (0.20%) Military
18 8 (0.14%) Investment Banking
19 7 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4358 (78.95%) Developer
2 2730 (49.46%) .NET Developer
3 2014 (36.49%) C# Developer
4 1484 (26.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 951 (17.23%) Software Developer
6 807 (14.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 732 (13.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 717 (12.99%) Senior Developer
9 515 (9.33%) .NET Software Developer
10 502 (9.09%) SQL Developer
11 484 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 458 (8.30%) C# Software Developer
13 413 (7.48%) Web Developer
14 384 (6.96%) Senior .NET Developer
15 351 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
16 281 (5.09%) Junior
17 268 (4.86%) JavaScript Developer
18 250 (4.53%) Junior Developer
19 249 (4.51%) Analyst
20 226 (4.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3249 (58.86%) ASP.NET
2 2194 (39.75%) HTML
3 1990 (36.05%) CSS
4 1740 (31.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1236 (22.39%) AngularJS
6 1229 (22.26%) .NET Framework
7 1189 (21.54%) jQuery
8 1107 (20.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1012 (18.33%) WCF
10 911 (16.50%) Web Services
11 669 (12.12%) Entity Framework
12 641 (11.61%) XML
13 631 (11.43%) HTML5
14 525 (9.51%) WPF
15 521 (9.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 510 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 495 (8.97%) RESTful
18 464 (8.41%) Ajax
19 421 (7.63%) KnockoutJS
20 390 (7.07%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 467 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 229 (4.15%) User Experience
3 227 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 174 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 141 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 69 (1.25%) Social Media
7 65 (1.18%) Blog
8 62 (1.12%) Social Network
9 48 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 40 (0.72%) Algorithms
11 38 (0.69%) Client/Server
12 36 (0.65%) N-Tier
13 32 (0.58%) Tandem
14 27 (0.49%) iPad
15 26 (0.47%) Fintech
16 24 (0.43%) PMI
17 23 (0.42%) Life Science
18 21 (0.38%) BBC
19 20 (0.36%) FMCG
19 20 (0.36%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 825 (14.95%) Windows
2 223 (4.04%) Windows Server
3 164 (2.97%) Linux
4 144 (2.61%) Android
5 125 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 101 (1.83%) Unix
7 86 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 35 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (0.47%) CentOS
11 25 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 22 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 21 (0.38%) Windows XP
14 20 (0.36%) Solaris
15 19 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
16 15 (0.27%) Windows 10
17 13 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
18 11 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 10 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
20 6 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2742 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2708 (49.06%) MVC
3 1400 (25.36%) TDD
4 863 (15.63%) Scrum
5 742 (13.44%) Web Development
6 702 (12.72%) OO
7 609 (11.03%) BDD
8 596 (10.80%) Software Engineering
9 508 (9.20%) SDLC
10 466 (8.44%) Unit Testing
11 461 (8.35%) Web Application Development
12 408 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
13 355 (6.43%) SOLID
14 251 (4.55%) CRM
15 233 (4.22%) Mentoring
16 232 (4.20%) OOP
17 226 (4.09%) SOA
18 214 (3.88%) E-Commerce
19 201 (3.64%) Dependency Injection
20 186 (3.37%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4633 (83.93%) C#
2 2545 (46.11%) JavaScript
3 2307 (41.79%) SQL
4 631 (11.43%) VB.NET
5 608 (11.01%) T-SQL
6 541 (9.80%) Java
7 342 (6.20%) C++
8 288 (5.22%) Ruby
9 251 (4.55%) PHP
10 203 (3.68%) VB
11 200 (3.62%) Python
12 174 (3.15%) PowerShell
13 130 (2.36%) TypeScript
14 126 (2.28%) C
15 104 (1.88%) PL/SQL
16 62 (1.12%) Perl
17 60 (1.09%) F#
18 52 (0.94%) Scala
19 47 (0.85%) R
20 42 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 824 (14.93%) Degree
2 83 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 72 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 70 (1.27%) ISEB
6 50 (0.91%) SC Cleared
7 36 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (0.49%) PMI Certification
9 21 (0.38%) NVQ Level 3
10 19 (0.34%) PhD
11 15 (0.27%) MCSE
12 14 (0.25%) CISSP
13 13 (0.24%) GCIA
13 13 (0.24%) MCP
14 12 (0.22%) CEH
14 12 (0.22%) PMP
15 10 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (0.13%) HND
17 5 (0.091%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 258 (4.67%) QA
2 25 (0.45%) SLA
3 11 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.091%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.072%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.054%) IFRS
8 3 (0.054%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.036%) SDET
9 2 (0.036%) WAI
9 2 (0.036%) WCAG
10 1 (0.018%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.018%) PMO
10 1 (0.018%) SEPA
System Software
1 98 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 57 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (0.92%) Docker
4 15 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
5 14 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.091%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.054%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.054%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.054%) XenServer
9 2 (0.036%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.018%) Firmware
10 1 (0.018%) HDFS
10 1 (0.018%) KVM
10 1 (0.018%) QEMU
10 1 (0.018%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (0.98%) Puppet
2 50 (0.91%) WSUS
3 49 (0.89%) Kibana
4 48 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 43 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.29%) Ansible
7 13 (0.24%) Grafana
8 9 (0.16%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.16%) SCOM
9 8 (0.14%) SCCM
10 5 (0.091%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.091%) Perfmon
11 4 (0.072%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.072%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.072%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 3 (0.054%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.054%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.036%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.036%) TIBCO Hawk
14 1 (0.018%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1888 (34.20%) Microsoft
2 324 (5.87%) Oracle
3 76 (1.38%) Google
4 75 (1.36%) VMware
5 73 (1.32%) Xamarin
6 67 (1.21%) Facebook
7 51 (0.92%) SAP
8 49 (0.89%) Sitecore
9 44 (0.80%) Cisco
10 43 (0.78%) Apple
11 39 (0.71%) Citrix
12 30 (0.54%) Red Hat
13 28 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
13 28 (0.51%) Telerik
14 26 (0.47%) IBM
15 23 (0.42%) Informatica
15 23 (0.42%) Sony
15 23 (0.42%) Teradata
16 22 (0.40%) HP
17 17 (0.31%) Adobe
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £40k per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c. £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-65,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago