Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 3,854 4,691 5,961
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 18.32% 17.54% 18.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.30% 43.14% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,638 4,455 5,881
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

.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 8,507 10,873 13,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.44% 40.65% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7,254 9,296 12,160
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in the South East.

Salary trend for .NET in the South East

.NET
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in the South East over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 1,148 £47,500 - 123
Hampshire 0 1,073 £46,500 +3.33% 100
Surrey 0 642 £50,000 - 103
West Sussex 0 524 £48,250 -3.50% 48
Berkshire +2 510 £52,500 +5.00% 58
Oxfordshire +14 412 £42,500 - 39
East Sussex +2 333 £47,500 +11.76% 29
Buckinghamshire -7 226 £47,000 -1.05% 26
Kent -4 117 £50,000 +11.73% 22
Sussex - 6 £32,363 - 1
Middlesex +3 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
M4 Corridor - 2 £37,500 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 3,256 (84.48%) C#
2 1,951 (50.62%) JavaScript
3 1,709 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
4 1,578 (40.94%) ASP.NET
5 1,511 (39.21%) SQL
6 1,471 (38.17%) SQL Server
7 1,455 (37.75%) MVC
8 1,240 (32.17%) HTML
9 1,228 (31.86%) Azure
10 1,190 (30.88%) CSS
11 1,075 (27.89%) AngularJS
12 964 (25.01%) Microsoft
13 893 (23.17%) .NET Framework
14 856 (22.21%) .NET Core
15 746 (19.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 672 (17.44%) Software Engineering
17 664 (17.23%) ASP.NET Web API
18 650 (16.87%) Scrum
19 627 (16.27%) jQuery
20 546 (14.17%) TDD
21 537 (13.93%) Degree
22 531 (13.78%) Git (software)
23 466 (12.09%) Finance
24 465 (12.07%) DevOps
25 461 (11.96%) Web Development
25 461 (11.96%) Visual Studio
26 460 (11.94%) React
27 450 (11.68%) Web Services
28 449 (11.65%) Windows
29 412 (10.69%) HTML5

.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
1 157 (4.07%) IIS
2 95 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 84 (2.18%) CMS
4 50 (1.30%) Umbraco
5 41 (1.06%) EPiServer
6 40 (1.04%) Confluence
6 40 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 34 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
8 25 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (0.49%) Kentico
10 16 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.29%) Apache Spark
12 10 (0.26%) Apache
13 9 (0.23%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.23%) WordPress
14 7 (0.18%) SAS
14 7 (0.18%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.13%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.10%) Jupyter
Applications
1 56 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.13%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.078%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.078%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.052%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.026%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.026%) CATIA
8 1 (0.026%) InVision
8 1 (0.026%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 85 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.21%) GoldMine
5 6 (0.16%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.078%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.078%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.078%) SAP GTS
8 2 (0.052%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.052%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.052%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.026%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.026%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1,228 (31.86%) Azure
2 284 (7.37%) AWS
3 269 (6.98%) SaaS
4 87 (2.26%) PaaS
5 68 (1.76%) GitHub
6 64 (1.66%) Serverless
7 54 (1.40%) Power Platform
8 50 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
9 43 (1.12%) IaaS
10 39 (1.01%) Office 365
11 35 (0.91%) Azure Functions
12 30 (0.78%) GCP
13 21 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
13 21 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (0.42%) Slack
15 10 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (0.26%) npm
16 8 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
16 8 (0.21%) Loggly
16 8 (0.21%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 48 (1.25%) HTTP
2 35 (0.91%) Internet
3 32 (0.83%) Intranet
4 27 (0.70%) Firewall
5 19 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 16 (0.42%) DNS
7 14 (0.36%) RTP
8 13 (0.34%) Wireless
9 8 (0.21%) VPN
10 7 (0.18%) FTP
10 7 (0.18%) SMTP
11 6 (0.16%) LAN
11 6 (0.16%) Network Security
11 6 (0.16%) VoIP
11 6 (0.16%) WAN
12 5 (0.13%) MQTT
13 4 (0.10%) DHCP
13 4 (0.10%) SSL
14 2 (0.052%) Broadband
14 2 (0.052%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,471 (38.17%) SQL Server
2 149 (3.87%) Relational Database
3 133 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 132 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 106 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 94 (2.44%) MySQL
7 90 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
8 61 (1.58%) Big Data
9 57 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
10 52 (1.35%) Power BI
11 46 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
12 44 (1.14%) MongoDB
13 40 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 37 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 34 (0.88%) RDBMS
16 28 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 26 (0.67%) Redis
18 24 (0.62%) Cosmos DB
19 22 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
20 17 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 531 (13.78%) Git (software)
2 461 (11.96%) Visual Studio
3 226 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 124 (3.22%) Selenium
5 123 (3.19%) NUnit
6 113 (2.93%) JIRA
7 96 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 92 (2.39%) Subversion
9 90 (2.34%) Jenkins
10 85 (2.21%) TeamCity
11 80 (2.08%) SpecFlow
12 56 (1.45%) StyleCop
13 53 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
14 51 (1.32%) gulp
14 51 (1.32%) webpack
15 39 (1.01%) WebDriver
16 34 (0.88%) Cucumber
16 34 (0.88%) Grunt
17 26 (0.67%) SoapUI
18 25 (0.65%) Bitbucket
General
1 466 (12.09%) Finance
2 94 (2.44%) Retail
3 53 (1.38%) Games
4 48 (1.25%) Marketing
5 40 (1.04%) Automotive
5 40 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 35 (0.91%) Legal
6 35 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 31 (0.80%) Aerospace
7 31 (0.80%) Law
8 20 (0.52%) Back Office
8 20 (0.52%) Banking
8 20 (0.52%) Publishing
9 19 (0.49%) Military
10 18 (0.47%) Public Sector
11 15 (0.39%) Electronics
12 13 (0.34%) Billing
12 13 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.29%) Advertising
13 11 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2,851 (73.98%) Developer
2 1,350 (35.03%) .NET Developer
3 1,071 (27.79%) C# Developer
4 874 (22.68%) Software Developer
5 644 (16.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 579 (15.02%) Senior Developer
7 353 (9.16%) Software Engineer
8 310 (8.04%) C# Software Developer
9 291 (7.55%) .NET Software Developer
10 277 (7.19%) Full Stack Developer
11 228 (5.92%) Senior Software Developer
12 223 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
12 223 (5.79%) Junior
13 220 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
13 220 (5.71%) Web Developer
14 200 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 189 (4.90%) Junior Developer
16 178 (4.62%) Analyst
17 153 (3.97%) Senior C# Developer
18 128 (3.32%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,578 (40.94%) ASP.NET
2 1,240 (32.17%) HTML
3 1,190 (30.88%) CSS
4 1,075 (27.89%) AngularJS
5 893 (23.17%) .NET Framework
6 856 (22.21%) .NET Core
7 746 (19.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 664 (17.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 627 (16.27%) jQuery
10 460 (11.94%) React
11 450 (11.68%) Web Services
12 412 (10.69%) HTML5
13 370 (9.60%) Entity Framework
14 351 (9.11%) WCF
15 342 (8.87%) REST
16 246 (6.38%) XML
17 242 (6.28%) RESTful
18 240 (6.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 235 (6.10%) WPF
20 217 (5.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 301 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
2 178 (4.62%) User Experience
3 143 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
4 115 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 96 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
6 71 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
7 67 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 43 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 41 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
10 29 (0.75%) Cloud Native
11 27 (0.70%) Virtual Team
12 20 (0.52%) Management Information System
13 19 (0.49%) N-Tier
14 16 (0.42%) Robotics
15 15 (0.39%) Smartphone
15 15 (0.39%) Social Media
16 13 (0.34%) Driving Licence
17 12 (0.31%) EPoS
18 10 (0.26%) Client/Server
19 9 (0.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 449 (11.65%) Windows
2 134 (3.48%) Linux
3 80 (2.08%) Android
4 77 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 76 (1.97%) Windows Server
6 25 (0.65%) Unix
7 8 (0.21%) VMS
7 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
8 7 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.18%) tvOS
8 7 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.13%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.10%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.078%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.052%) CentOS
12 2 (0.052%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,709 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1,455 (37.75%) MVC
3 672 (17.44%) Software Engineering
4 650 (16.87%) Scrum
5 546 (14.17%) TDD
6 465 (12.07%) DevOps
7 461 (11.96%) Web Development
8 383 (9.94%) Test Automation
9 373 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 366 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
11 296 (7.68%) Microservices
12 292 (7.58%) Computer Science
13 273 (7.08%) SDLC
14 265 (6.88%) Mentoring
15 256 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
16 249 (6.46%) OO
17 220 (5.71%) BDD
18 217 (5.63%) OOP
19 211 (5.47%) SOLID
20 203 (5.27%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3,256 (84.48%) C#
2 1,951 (50.62%) JavaScript
3 1,511 (39.21%) SQL
4 308 (7.99%) T-SQL
5 262 (6.80%) VB.NET
6 242 (6.28%) C++
7 227 (5.89%) Java
8 218 (5.66%) Python
9 209 (5.42%) TypeScript
10 142 (3.68%) C
11 124 (3.22%) PowerShell
12 72 (1.87%) VB
13 64 (1.66%) PHP
14 63 (1.63%) R
15 59 (1.53%) Ruby
16 42 (1.09%) MATLAB
17 40 (1.04%) VB6
18 35 (0.91%) Bash Shell
18 35 (0.91%) PL/SQL
19 29 (0.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 537 (13.93%) Degree
2 224 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 105 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 65 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 45 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (0.70%) ISEB
6 27 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
7 22 (0.57%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.26%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.21%) SANS
10 6 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.13%) CBAP
11 5 (0.13%) CIW
11 5 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.13%) IIBA
12 4 (0.10%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.10%) TOGAF Certification
13 3 (0.078%) MBA
13 3 (0.078%) MCP
13 3 (0.078%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (6.43%) QA
2 30 (0.78%) DICOM
3 17 (0.44%) GDPR
4 15 (0.39%) COBIT
5 12 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.26%) WCAG
7 8 (0.21%) NIST
8 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.13%) SLA
9 2 (0.052%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.052%) HL7
9 2 (0.052%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.026%) WAI
System Software
1 236 (6.12%) Docker
2 18 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.078%) Firmware
5 3 (0.078%) LXC
6 2 (0.052%) NFS
6 2 (0.052%) Postfix
7 1 (0.026%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 115 (2.98%) Kubernetes
2 40 (1.04%) Puppet
3 30 (0.78%) Terraform
4 10 (0.26%) Ansible
5 9 (0.23%) MIIS
6 7 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.052%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.052%) Grafana
7 2 (0.052%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.052%) Icinga
8 1 (0.026%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.026%) Kibana
8 1 (0.026%) Packer
8 1 (0.026%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.026%) Rancher
Vendors
1 964 (25.01%) Microsoft
2 118 (3.06%) Xamarin
3 116 (3.01%) Oracle
4 57 (1.48%) Google
5 48 (1.25%) Sitecore
6 44 (1.14%) IBM
7 21 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (0.42%) SAP
9 14 (0.36%) Tableau
10 12 (0.31%) Apple
11 11 (0.29%) DevExpress
12 10 (0.26%) Facebook
13 9 (0.23%) Telerik
13 9 (0.23%) Telstra
14 8 (0.21%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.21%) New Relic
14 8 (0.21%) Sage
15 6 (0.16%) HP
15 6 (0.16%) Informatica
15 6 (0.16%) Sun