Period
to 13 July 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,375 4,388 5,766
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 17.76% 16.36% 18.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.57% 41.07% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,280 4,219 5,679
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 5,451 10,685 13,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.76% 39.85% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4,707 9,129 11,921
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.48% +8.00% +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 13 July 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 13 July 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
Hampshire 0 651 £50,000 +11.11% 40
Thames Valley +2 646 £47,500 - 90
Surrey +1 416 £52,500 +3.96% 52
West Sussex +3 361 £50,000 +5.26% 43
Berkshire -2 305 £52,500 +5.00% 35
East Sussex +2 232 £47,500 +5.56% 23
Oxfordshire +10 226 £42,500 - 25
Buckinghamshire -7 115 £47,500 - 30
Kent -6 52 £45,000 - 24
Sussex - 6 £32,363 - 1
M4 Corridor - 2 £37,500 -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 1,995 (84.00%) C#
2 1,213 (51.07%) JavaScript
3 1,138 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 916 (38.57%) Azure
5 915 (38.53%) SQL
6 905 (38.11%) ASP.NET
7 879 (37.01%) SQL Server
8 814 (34.27%) MVC
9 794 (33.43%) HTML
10 756 (31.83%) CSS
11 651 (27.41%) AngularJS
12 594 (25.01%) .NET Core
13 585 (24.63%) Microsoft
14 555 (23.37%) .NET Framework
15 466 (19.62%) Scrum
16 430 (18.11%) Software Engineering
17 418 (17.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 404 (17.01%) TDD
19 397 (16.72%) DevOps
20 390 (16.42%) React
21 359 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web API
22 353 (14.86%) Degree
23 341 (14.36%) jQuery
24 322 (13.56%) Git (software)
25 298 (12.55%) Test Automation
26 294 (12.38%) Windows
27 276 (11.62%) Microservices
28 272 (11.45%) Finance
29 262 (11.03%) HTML5
30 256 (10.78%) Web Development

.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 90 (3.79%) IIS
2 64 (2.69%) SharePoint
3 50 (2.11%) CMS
4 43 (1.81%) Umbraco
5 20 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (0.80%) Confluence
7 18 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 17 (0.72%) EPiServer
9 13 (0.55%) SAS
9 13 (0.55%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.38%) NServiceBus
12 8 (0.34%) Headless CMS
13 6 (0.25%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.25%) Kentico
13 6 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.25%) WordPress
14 5 (0.21%) Apache
15 4 (0.17%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 34 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.084%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.042%) CATIA
6 1 (0.042%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 57 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.55%) SAP GTS
3 8 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.042%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.042%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 916 (38.57%) Azure
2 233 (9.81%) SaaS
3 178 (7.49%) AWS
4 71 (2.99%) PaaS
5 53 (2.23%) Power Platform
6 49 (2.06%) IaaS
7 46 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
8 44 (1.85%) Office 365
9 39 (1.64%) Serverless
10 32 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
11 27 (1.14%) GitHub
12 26 (1.09%) Logic Apps
13 23 (0.97%) GCP
14 19 (0.80%) Azure Functions
15 14 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
16 12 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
17 8 (0.34%) Loggly
17 8 (0.34%) ShareGate
18 7 (0.29%) Amazon Cognito
18 7 (0.29%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.95%) Skype
2 48 (2.02%) HTTP
3 33 (1.39%) Firewall
4 19 (0.80%) Internet
5 15 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.59%) Intranet
7 12 (0.51%) DNS
8 10 (0.42%) RTP
9 8 (0.34%) VoIP
9 8 (0.34%) WAN
9 8 (0.34%) Wireless
10 7 (0.29%) FTP
10 7 (0.29%) LAN
10 7 (0.29%) MQTT
10 7 (0.29%) SMTP
11 6 (0.25%) Bluetooth
11 6 (0.25%) Modbus
11 6 (0.25%) Network Security
12 5 (0.21%) RS-232
13 4 (0.17%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 879 (37.01%) SQL Server
2 107 (4.51%) Relational Database
3 88 (3.71%) NoSQL
4 65 (2.74%) MySQL
5 58 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
5 58 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 52 (2.19%) Big Data
8 50 (2.11%) Power BI
9 43 (1.81%) MongoDB
10 29 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (0.84%) Data Lake
15 19 (0.80%) Redis
16 15 (0.63%) Hadoop
17 14 (0.59%) RDBMS
18 13 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 322 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 230 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 101 (4.25%) Selenium
4 82 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 81 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 80 (3.37%) NUnit
7 78 (3.28%) SpecFlow
8 71 (2.99%) JIRA
9 61 (2.57%) TeamCity
10 60 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 58 (2.44%) Subversion
12 46 (1.94%) WebDriver
13 35 (1.47%) gulp
13 35 (1.47%) StyleCop
14 33 (1.39%) webpack
15 29 (1.22%) Moq
16 27 (1.14%) Cucumber
17 24 (1.01%) JMeter
18 23 (0.97%) Grunt
19 21 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 272 (11.45%) Finance
2 49 (2.06%) Retail
3 25 (1.05%) Manufacturing
3 25 (1.05%) Telecoms
4 24 (1.01%) Games
4 24 (1.01%) Legal
5 19 (0.80%) Public Sector
6 18 (0.76%) Banking
6 18 (0.76%) Marketing
7 17 (0.72%) Electronics
7 17 (0.72%) Law
8 13 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 13 (0.55%) Back Office
9 10 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.34%) Military
11 7 (0.29%) Advertising
11 7 (0.29%) Automotive
12 6 (0.25%) Police
13 5 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,637 (68.93%) Developer
2 753 (31.71%) .NET Developer
3 571 (24.04%) C# Developer
4 526 (22.15%) Software Developer
5 348 (14.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 332 (13.98%) Senior Developer
7 237 (9.98%) Software Engineer
8 175 (7.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 169 (7.12%) Full Stack Developer
10 158 (6.65%) C# Software Developer
11 131 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
12 130 (5.47%) Analyst
13 128 (5.39%) Senior Software Developer
14 114 (4.80%) Junior
15 112 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
16 106 (4.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 94 (3.96%) Web Developer
18 91 (3.83%) Junior Developer
19 90 (3.79%) C# Software Engineer
20 87 (3.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 905 (38.11%) ASP.NET
2 794 (33.43%) HTML
3 756 (31.83%) CSS
4 651 (27.41%) AngularJS
5 594 (25.01%) .NET Core
6 555 (23.37%) .NET Framework
7 418 (17.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 390 (16.42%) React
9 359 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 341 (14.36%) jQuery
11 262 (11.03%) HTML5
12 228 (9.60%) Entity Framework
13 209 (8.80%) REST
14 206 (8.67%) Web Services
15 192 (8.08%) WCF
16 154 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 131 (5.52%) WPF
18 127 (5.35%) XML
19 123 (5.18%) Node.js
19 123 (5.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 183 (7.71%) Greenfield Project
2 104 (4.38%) User Experience
3 82 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 71 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 46 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
7 37 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 23 (0.97%) N-Tier
10 17 (0.72%) Cloud Native
10 17 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
11 15 (0.63%) Smartphone
12 11 (0.46%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.42%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.38%) EPoS
15 8 (0.34%) Digital Media
16 7 (0.29%) Augmented Reality
16 7 (0.29%) Robotics
17 6 (0.25%) Data Structures
17 6 (0.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 294 (12.38%) Windows
2 89 (3.75%) Linux
3 47 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 45 (1.89%) Android
4 45 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 14 (0.59%) Unix
6 8 (0.34%) VMS
7 7 (0.29%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.21%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.084%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.042%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.042%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,138 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 814 (34.27%) MVC
3 466 (19.62%) Scrum
4 430 (18.11%) Software Engineering
5 404 (17.01%) TDD
6 397 (16.72%) DevOps
7 298 (12.55%) Test Automation
8 276 (11.62%) Microservices
9 256 (10.78%) Web Development
10 213 (8.97%) Unit Testing
11 201 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
12 194 (8.17%) Computer Science
13 174 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
14 169 (7.12%) Mentoring
15 162 (6.82%) OO
16 158 (6.65%) SDLC
17 153 (6.44%) BDD
18 138 (5.81%) Mathematics
19 136 (5.73%) Artificial Intelligence
19 136 (5.73%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,995 (84.00%) C#
2 1,213 (51.07%) JavaScript
3 915 (38.53%) SQL
4 183 (7.71%) Python
5 176 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 161 (6.78%) TypeScript
7 156 (6.57%) C++
7 156 (6.57%) VB.NET
8 136 (5.73%) Java
9 95 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 79 (3.33%) C
11 57 (2.40%) R
12 46 (1.94%) VB
13 36 (1.52%) MATLAB
14 35 (1.47%) VB6
15 34 (1.43%) PL/SQL
16 29 (1.22%) PHP
17 27 (1.14%) Bash Shell
18 20 (0.84%) Ruby
19 15 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 353 (14.86%) Degree
2 139 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 82 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 42 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 39 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (0.97%) ISTQB
7 19 (0.80%) ISEB
8 10 (0.42%) MCITP
9 5 (0.21%) CIW
9 5 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.13%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.084%) CBAP
11 2 (0.084%) IIBA
11 2 (0.084%) PhD
11 2 (0.084%) SANS
11 2 (0.084%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.042%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.042%) MBA
12 1 (0.042%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (7.58%) QA
2 15 (0.63%) COBIT
3 10 (0.42%) DICOM
4 9 (0.38%) GDPR
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.13%) SLA
6 2 (0.084%) HL7
6 2 (0.084%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.084%) NIST
6 2 (0.084%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 204 (8.59%) Docker
2 10 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.13%) vSphere
6 2 (0.084%) Postfix
7 1 (0.042%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.042%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 102 (4.29%) Kubernetes
2 26 (1.09%) Terraform
3 18 (0.76%) Puppet
4 11 (0.46%) Ansible
5 3 (0.13%) MIIS
5 3 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.084%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.084%) Grafana
6 2 (0.084%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.084%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.042%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.042%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.042%) Packer
7 1 (0.042%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.042%) Rancher
7 1 (0.042%) SCCM
7 1 (0.042%) SCOM
7 1 (0.042%) WMI
Vendors
1 585 (24.63%) Microsoft
2 97 (4.08%) Xamarin
3 93 (3.92%) Oracle
4 53 (2.23%) IBM
5 52 (2.19%) Google
6 24 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 22 (0.93%) VMware
8 20 (0.84%) SAP
9 16 (0.67%) HP
10 15 (0.63%) Remedy
11 13 (0.55%) CA
11 13 (0.55%) Hyperion
11 13 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
11 13 (0.55%) ServiceNow
11 13 (0.55%) Siebel
12 12 (0.51%) DevExpress
12 12 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.51%) Telerik
13 11 (0.46%) CheckPoint
14 9 (0.38%) Hortonworks