Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5443 6566 6889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.71% 17.80% 16.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.48% 45.48% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5052 6268 6589
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £60,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 11969 14436 15513
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 41.14% 39.13% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10372 12858 13418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 August 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 21 August 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 1865 £42,500 -5.56% 106
Hampshire +2 1270 £42,500 +6.25% 82
Surrey +1 995 £50,000 +11.11% 67
Berkshire -1 755 £45,000 - 45
Buckinghamshire 0 602 £45,000 +5.88% 34
West Sussex 0 547 £41,500 -7.78% 21
Oxfordshire 0 529 £42,500 - 27
East Sussex -3 350 £40,000 - 21
Kent -2 347 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Middlesex -7 20 £47,500 +18.75% 2
M4 Corridor -2 11 - -
Home Counties +7 9 £43,500 +24.29%
Isle of Wight -2 6 £24,000 -27.82% 2
Sussex -9 2 £35,000 -25.53%
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 4627 (85.01%) C#
2 3196 (58.72%) ASP.NET
3 2939 (54.00%) SQL Server
4 2758 (50.67%) MVC
5 2674 (49.13%) JavaScript
6 2608 (47.91%) Agile Software Development
7 2341 (43.01%) SQL
8 2128 (39.10%) HTML
9 1952 (35.86%) CSS
10 1888 (34.69%) Microsoft
11 1837 (33.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1414 (25.98%) AngularJS
13 1266 (23.26%) jQuery
14 1244 (22.86%) TDD
15 1235 (22.69%) .NET Framework
16 1088 (19.99%) ASP.NET Web API
17 893 (16.41%) WCF
18 875 (16.08%) Scrum
19 850 (15.62%) Web Services
20 842 (15.47%) Web Development
21 773 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
22 760 (13.96%) Degree
23 751 (13.80%) Finance
24 726 (13.34%) OO
25 664 (12.20%) Windows
26 659 (12.11%) Visual Studio
27 644 (11.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 636 (11.68%) HTML5
29 635 (11.67%) Software Engineering
30 631 (11.59%) 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
1 319 (5.86%) IIS
2 253 (4.65%) CMS
3 239 (4.39%) SharePoint
4 143 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 130 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
6 120 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 100 (1.84%) Umbraco
8 61 (1.12%) NServiceBus
9 59 (1.08%) Apache
10 43 (0.79%) Drupal
11 42 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
12 37 (0.68%) EPiServer
12 37 (0.68%) WordPress
13 34 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
14 30 (0.55%) Apache Solr
15 28 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 27 (0.50%) Tomcat
17 23 (0.42%) Confluence
17 23 (0.42%) Kentico
18 20 (0.37%) DNN
Applications
1 117 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
2 104 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 40 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.092%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.073%) GIMP
10 3 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.037%) Simulink
12 1 (0.018%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 179 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.13%) Visualfiles
5 6 (0.11%) nopCommerce
6 5 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.092%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.073%) Magento
7 4 (0.073%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.055%) Sage 50
8 3 (0.055%) Sage X3
9 2 (0.037%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.037%) SAP CAR
10 1 (0.018%) Academy Housing
10 1 (0.018%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.018%) Infor CRM
10 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.018%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.018%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.018%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 773 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 209 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 204 (3.75%) SaaS
4 67 (1.23%) Office 365
5 63 (1.16%) PaaS
6 32 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
7 29 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 27 (0.50%) GitHub
9 20 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (0.33%) IaaS
11 15 (0.28%) Force.com
12 14 (0.26%) Datadog
12 14 (0.26%) Google Play
13 13 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
14 12 (0.22%) Firebase
15 10 (0.18%) Google Analytics
16 9 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
17 6 (0.11%) Asana
17 6 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
18 5 (0.092%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 172 (3.16%) Internet
2 137 (2.52%) HTTP
3 80 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 68 (1.25%) DNS
5 55 (1.01%) Intranet
6 31 (0.57%) Broadband
7 27 (0.50%) SSL
8 26 (0.48%) SMTP
9 21 (0.39%) Firewall
10 14 (0.26%) Network Security
11 12 (0.22%) tcpdump
11 12 (0.22%) Wireshark
12 11 (0.20%) Extranet
12 11 (0.20%) LAN
12 11 (0.20%) WAN
13 10 (0.18%) DHCP
13 10 (0.18%) Wireless
14 9 (0.17%) HTTPS
15 8 (0.15%) RS-232
16 7 (0.13%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2939 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 391 (7.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 347 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 300 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 272 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 271 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 259 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 206 (3.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 185 (3.40%) MongoDB
10 177 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 118 (2.17%) MySQL
12 84 (1.54%) Big Data
13 74 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 64 (1.18%) MariaDB
15 63 (1.16%) Power BI
16 62 (1.14%) RDBMS
17 61 (1.12%) Redis
18 43 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
18 43 (0.79%) Oracle Database
19 38 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 659 (12.11%) Visual Studio
2 592 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 552 (10.14%) Git (software)
4 349 (6.41%) NUnit
5 194 (3.56%) Subversion
6 151 (2.77%) JIRA
7 147 (2.70%) TeamCity
8 119 (2.19%) Moq
9 97 (1.78%) Selenium
10 63 (1.16%) SpecFlow
11 58 (1.07%) MSBuild
12 53 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
13 52 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
14 50 (0.92%) MSTest
15 42 (0.77%) WebDriver
16 39 (0.72%) JSUnit
17 34 (0.62%) Jenkins
18 28 (0.51%) Bugzilla
19 25 (0.46%) Trac
20 24 (0.44%) ReSharper
General
1 751 (13.80%) Finance
2 227 (4.17%) Marketing
3 192 (3.53%) Retail
4 120 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 111 (2.04%) Games
6 96 (1.76%) Advertising
7 86 (1.58%) Manufacturing
8 78 (1.43%) Electronics
9 73 (1.34%) Banking
10 64 (1.18%) Publishing
11 58 (1.07%) Legal
12 57 (1.05%) Back Office
13 52 (0.96%) Automotive
14 38 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
15 37 (0.68%) Music Industry
16 26 (0.48%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.28%) Investment Banking
18 10 (0.18%) Billing
18 10 (0.18%) Law
19 7 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 4378 (80.43%) Developer
2 2746 (50.45%) .NET Developer
3 1889 (34.71%) C# Developer
4 1341 (24.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 976 (17.93%) Software Developer
6 742 (13.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 727 (13.36%) Senior Developer
8 620 (11.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 525 (9.65%) C# Software Developer
10 510 (9.37%) .NET Software Developer
11 467 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 430 (7.90%) Web Developer
13 411 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 410 (7.53%) SQL Developer
15 289 (5.31%) Junior
16 277 (5.09%) Junior Developer
17 275 (5.05%) Senior C# Developer
18 252 (4.63%) Software Engineer
19 216 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
20 196 (3.60%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3196 (58.72%) ASP.NET
2 2128 (39.10%) HTML
3 1952 (35.86%) CSS
4 1837 (33.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1414 (25.98%) AngularJS
6 1266 (23.26%) jQuery
7 1235 (22.69%) .NET Framework
8 1088 (19.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 893 (16.41%) WCF
10 850 (15.62%) Web Services
11 644 (11.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 636 (11.68%) HTML5
13 602 (11.06%) Entity Framework
14 532 (9.77%) RESTful
15 519 (9.54%) XML
16 517 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 516 (9.48%) WPF
18 419 (7.70%) KnockoutJS
19 383 (7.04%) Ajax
20 361 (6.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 480 (8.82%) Computer Science
1 480 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
2 267 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 214 (3.93%) User Experience
4 185 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 99 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 72 (1.32%) Fintech
7 56 (1.03%) N-Tier
8 47 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 46 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 44 (0.81%) Social Media
11 43 (0.79%) iPad
12 38 (0.70%) Clustering
13 36 (0.66%) Algorithms
14 27 (0.50%) Tandem
15 26 (0.48%) W3C
16 23 (0.42%) FMCG
17 21 (0.39%) BBC
17 21 (0.39%) Driving Licence
18 20 (0.37%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 664 (12.20%) Windows
2 194 (3.56%) Windows Server
3 173 (3.18%) Android
4 133 (2.44%) Linux
5 126 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 43 (0.79%) Unix
7 39 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.17%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.13%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.073%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.073%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.073%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.037%) CentOS
14 2 (0.037%) MVS
14 2 (0.037%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2758 (50.67%) MVC
2 2608 (47.91%) Agile Software Development
3 1244 (22.86%) TDD
4 875 (16.08%) Scrum
5 842 (15.47%) Web Development
6 726 (13.34%) OO
7 635 (11.67%) Software Engineering
8 618 (11.35%) BDD
9 577 (10.60%) Web Application Development
10 492 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
11 468 (8.60%) SDLC
12 429 (7.88%) Unit Testing
13 391 (7.18%) Test Automation
14 348 (6.39%) SOLID
15 294 (5.40%) OOP
16 280 (5.14%) CRM
17 246 (4.52%) Mentoring
18 233 (4.28%) Front End Development
19 224 (4.12%) Kanban
20 219 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4627 (85.01%) C#
2 2674 (49.13%) JavaScript
3 2341 (43.01%) SQL
4 631 (11.59%) VB.NET
5 546 (10.03%) Java
6 539 (9.90%) T-SQL
7 330 (6.06%) C++
8 299 (5.49%) Ruby
9 262 (4.81%) PHP
10 225 (4.13%) Python
11 163 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 159 (2.92%) VB
13 125 (2.30%) TypeScript
14 119 (2.19%) C
15 61 (1.12%) F#
16 60 (1.10%) Scala
17 55 (1.01%) Perl
18 50 (0.92%) PL/SQL
19 43 (0.79%) VBA
20 42 (0.77%) VB6
Qualifications
1 760 (13.96%) Degree
2 190 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 126 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 95 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 61 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 31 (0.57%) PhD
7 28 (0.51%) Master's Degree
8 23 (0.42%) ISEB
8 23 (0.42%) MCP
9 21 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 20 (0.37%) MCSE
11 19 (0.35%) PMI Certification
12 13 (0.24%) MCPD
13 6 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.11%) PMP
13 6 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.092%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.073%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.073%) CISSP
15 4 (0.073%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (4.02%) QA
2 26 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 21 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.26%) SLA
5 9 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.092%) GAMP
8 3 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.055%) PMO
9 2 (0.037%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.018%) GDPR
10 1 (0.018%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 70 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 37 (0.68%) Docker
3 20 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.11%) Firmware
7 5 (0.092%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.055%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.037%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.037%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.037%) vSphere
10 1 (0.018%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.018%) etcd
10 1 (0.018%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.018%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 41 (0.75%) Kibana
2 35 (0.64%) WSUS
3 31 (0.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 18 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (0.29%) Puppet
6 15 (0.28%) HAProxy
7 11 (0.20%) Ansible
8 9 (0.17%) Kubernetes
9 6 (0.11%) SCOM
10 5 (0.092%) SCCM
11 2 (0.037%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.037%) SQL Sentry
11 2 (0.037%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.037%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.018%) Consul
12 1 (0.018%) Icinga
12 1 (0.018%) Nagios
12 1 (0.018%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.018%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.018%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1888 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 324 (5.95%) Oracle
3 133 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 104 (1.91%) Xamarin
5 85 (1.56%) SAP
6 73 (1.34%) Google
7 53 (0.97%) Telerik
8 43 (0.79%) Facebook
9 37 (0.68%) VMware
10 35 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 34 (0.62%) Apple
12 31 (0.57%) Sony
13 27 (0.50%) IBM
14 22 (0.40%) DevExpress
15 19 (0.35%) EMC
16 16 (0.29%) Yahoo!
17 15 (0.28%) Informatica
18 14 (0.26%) Adobe
19 13 (0.24%) Hortonworks
20 12 (0.22%) ESRI