Period
to 10 May 2021

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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,266 3,310 4,505
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 17.41% 18.24% 17.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.76% 45.02% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,914 2,973 4,110
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,350 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +7.53%

.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 5,560 7,353 10,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.73% 40.52% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,581 6,313 9,115
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,500 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% +7.00%

.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 10 May 2021.

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 10 May 2021. 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 +2 754 £50,000 +5.26% 179
Hampshire -2 531 £52,500 +10.53% 77
Berkshire +7 469 £55,000 +4.76% 75
Surrey -1 324 £53,750 +7.50% 67
West Sussex -1 320 £58,000 +22.11% 41
East Sussex -1 216 £52,500 +10.53% 28
Oxfordshire -4 168 £50,000 +21.21% 55
Buckinghamshire +2 118 £45,000 -4.26% 49
Kent +6 101 £50,000 - 48
Middlesex +1 4 £60,000 - 1
Sussex -11 4 £52,500 +62.22%
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 10 May 2021, 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 1,889 (83.36%) C#
2 1,160 (51.19%) Azure
3 1,070 (47.22%) JavaScript
4 1,056 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
5 924 (40.78%) .NET Core
6 884 (39.01%) SQL
7 859 (37.91%) SQL Server
8 725 (31.99%) ASP.NET
9 617 (27.23%) MVC
10 592 (26.13%) HTML
11 583 (25.73%) CSS
12 579 (25.55%) AngularJS
13 513 (22.64%) DevOps
14 465 (20.52%) React
15 464 (20.48%) Microsoft
16 461 (20.34%) .NET Framework
17 442 (19.51%) TDD
18 422 (18.62%) Scrum
19 373 (16.46%) Git (software)
20 364 (16.06%) Microservices
21 348 (15.36%) Software Engineering
22 330 (14.56%) Docker
23 315 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
24 298 (13.15%) jQuery
25 292 (12.89%) Social Skills
26 277 (12.22%) AWS
27 273 (12.05%) Kubernetes
28 267 (11.78%) Degree
29 263 (11.61%) ASP.NET Web API
30 256 (11.30%) Finance

.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 96 (4.24%) CMS
2 84 (3.71%) SharePoint
3 75 (3.31%) IIS
4 60 (2.65%) EPiServer
5 55 (2.43%) NServiceBus
6 19 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (0.79%) Umbraco
8 14 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 12 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.49%) OnBase
11 9 (0.40%) Apache
11 9 (0.40%) Confluence
11 9 (0.40%) Kentico
12 7 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.26%) Appian
14 4 (0.18%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.18%) nginx
15 3 (0.13%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 25 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.18%) Campfire
3 4 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 42 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.26%) nopCommerce
3 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.13%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.044%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.044%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.044%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.044%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.044%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.044%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.044%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,160 (51.19%) Azure
2 277 (12.22%) AWS
3 166 (7.33%) SaaS
4 66 (2.91%) PaaS
4 66 (2.91%) Serverless
5 61 (2.69%) IaaS
6 49 (2.16%) Azure Service Bus
7 46 (2.03%) Azure Storage
8 45 (1.99%) Power Platform
9 40 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
10 39 (1.72%) GCP
11 38 (1.68%) Azure Functions
12 30 (1.32%) Microsoft 365
13 28 (1.24%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 23 (1.02%) Azure Logic Apps
15 18 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
16 14 (0.62%) Azure App Service
16 14 (0.62%) PowerApps
17 13 (0.57%) GitHub
18 10 (0.44%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 64 (2.82%) HTTP
2 61 (2.69%) Skype
3 14 (0.62%) Internet
4 9 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.31%) DNS
5 7 (0.31%) Intranet
6 6 (0.26%) SMTP
7 5 (0.22%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.18%) Broadband
9 3 (0.13%) Firewall
9 3 (0.13%) WAN
10 2 (0.088%) VPN
11 1 (0.044%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.044%) Network Security
11 1 (0.044%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.044%) RFID
11 1 (0.044%) RTP
11 1 (0.044%) SAN
11 1 (0.044%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 859 (37.91%) SQL Server
2 168 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 73 (3.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 68 (3.00%) Relational Database
5 59 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 55 (2.43%) MongoDB
7 37 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (1.50%) SQLPlus
10 33 (1.46%) Big Data
10 33 (1.46%) MySQL
11 29 (1.28%) Redis
12 22 (0.97%) MS Access
12 22 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 21 (0.93%) Power BI
13 21 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
14 18 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (0.44%) GIS
Development Applications
1 373 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 175 (7.72%) Visual Studio
3 113 (4.99%) TeamCity
4 98 (4.32%) Selenium
5 93 (4.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 86 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 70 (3.09%) JIRA
8 65 (2.87%) NUnit
9 54 (2.38%) Cypress.io
10 52 (2.29%) Jenkins
10 52 (2.29%) SpecFlow
11 51 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
12 29 (1.28%) Moq
13 23 (1.02%) Postman
14 20 (0.88%) Appium
14 20 (0.88%) Burp Suite
14 20 (0.88%) WebDriver
15 17 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (0.75%) webpack
16 15 (0.66%) Fiddler
General
1 292 (12.89%) Social Skills
2 256 (11.30%) Finance
3 75 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 52 (2.29%) Marketing
6 40 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 40 (1.77%) Retail
7 39 (1.72%) Automotive
8 34 (1.50%) Electronics
9 31 (1.37%) Public Sector
10 26 (1.15%) Advertising
11 25 (1.10%) Law
12 22 (0.97%) Games
12 22 (0.97%) Presentation Skills
13 21 (0.93%) Banking
14 20 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.44%) Wearables
16 8 (0.35%) Organisational Skills
17 7 (0.31%) Local Government
18 5 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,654 (72.99%) Developer
2 845 (37.29%) .NET Developer
3 510 (22.51%) C# Developer
4 491 (21.67%) Software Developer
5 401 (17.70%) Senior Developer
6 321 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 212 (9.36%) Full Stack Developer
8 205 (9.05%) .NET Software Developer
9 193 (8.52%) C# Software Developer
10 173 (7.63%) Senior .NET Developer
11 154 (6.80%) Senior Software Developer
12 120 (5.30%) Lead Developer
13 119 (5.25%) Software Engineer
14 109 (4.81%) Senior C# Developer
15 98 (4.32%) Architect
16 81 (3.57%) SQL Developer
17 70 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
17 70 (3.09%) Junior
18 67 (2.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 63 (2.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 924 (40.78%) .NET Core
2 725 (31.99%) ASP.NET
3 592 (26.13%) HTML
4 583 (25.73%) CSS
5 579 (25.55%) AngularJS
6 465 (20.52%) React
7 461 (20.34%) .NET Framework
8 315 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 298 (13.15%) jQuery
10 263 (11.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 251 (11.08%) Vue.js
12 247 (10.90%) Entity Framework
13 184 (8.12%) Web Services
14 177 (7.81%) RESTful
15 164 (7.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 161 (7.11%) REST
17 150 (6.62%) HTML5
18 123 (5.43%) ASP.NET Core
19 113 (4.99%) Node.js
20 110 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 122 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
2 82 (3.62%) Mobile App
3 70 (3.09%) User Experience
4 40 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
5 36 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (1.24%) Virtual Team
7 27 (1.19%) Renewable Energy
8 23 (1.02%) iPhone
9 22 (0.97%) Algorithms
10 18 (0.79%) Cloud Native
11 15 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 15 (0.66%) LIMS
12 14 (0.62%) N-Tier
13 13 (0.57%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
15 11 (0.49%) NHS
16 10 (0.44%) Client/Server
17 9 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
18 7 (0.31%) EPoS
18 7 (0.31%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 152 (6.71%) Windows
2 62 (2.74%) Android
3 54 (2.38%) Linux
4 44 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 43 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.40%) Windows 10
6 9 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.35%) VMS
8 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.26%) Unix
10 4 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.13%) CentOS
11 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.088%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.088%) Debian
12 2 (0.088%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,056 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 617 (27.23%) MVC
3 513 (22.64%) DevOps
4 442 (19.51%) TDD
5 422 (18.62%) Scrum
6 364 (16.06%) Microservices
7 348 (15.36%) Software Engineering
8 246 (10.86%) Test Automation
9 220 (9.71%) Mentoring
10 204 (9.00%) Unit Testing
11 199 (8.78%) Computer Science
12 196 (8.65%) SOLID
13 180 (7.94%) SDLC
14 174 (7.68%) Problem-Solving
15 171 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
16 135 (5.96%) Web Development
17 134 (5.91%) BDD
18 126 (5.56%) Project Management
19 123 (5.43%) Fintech
20 116 (5.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,889 (83.36%) C#
2 1,070 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 884 (39.01%) SQL
4 203 (8.96%) TypeScript
5 174 (7.68%) T-SQL
6 122 (5.38%) VB.NET
7 120 (5.30%) Java
8 96 (4.24%) PowerShell
9 93 (4.10%) Python
10 74 (3.27%) C++
11 43 (1.90%) PHP
12 42 (1.85%) VB
13 25 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 20 (0.88%) PL/SQL
15 18 (0.79%) C
16 13 (0.57%) VB6
17 9 (0.40%) VBA
18 7 (0.31%) Apple Swift
18 7 (0.31%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.26%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 267 (11.78%) Degree
2 130 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 20 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.40%) ISEB
7 9 (0.40%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.18%) CISA
9 4 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.18%) CISM
9 4 (0.18%) CISSP
10 3 (0.13%) MCITP
10 3 (0.13%) MCSA
11 2 (0.088%) HNC
11 2 (0.088%) HND
11 2 (0.088%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.088%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (7.99%) QA
2 16 (0.71%) GRC
3 12 (0.53%) GDPR
4 7 (0.31%) SLA
5 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.13%) WCAG
6 2 (0.088%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.088%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.044%) COBIT
7 1 (0.044%) HL7
7 1 (0.044%) PMO
System Software
1 330 (14.56%) Docker
2 15 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.088%) LXC
5 1 (0.044%) Firmware
5 1 (0.044%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 273 (12.05%) Kubernetes
2 62 (2.74%) Terraform
3 15 (0.66%) Ansible
4 11 (0.49%) Grafana
5 10 (0.44%) Prometheus
6 9 (0.40%) Puppet
7 5 (0.22%) Kibana
8 4 (0.18%) SCCM
8 4 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.13%) SCOM
9 3 (0.13%) WMI
10 2 (0.088%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.044%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.044%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.044%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.044%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.044%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.044%) Nessus
11 1 (0.044%) Nmap
11 1 (0.044%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 464 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 59 (2.60%) Oracle
3 58 (2.56%) Xamarin
4 29 (1.28%) Sitecore
5 26 (1.15%) Google
6 21 (0.93%) VMware
7 19 (0.84%) SAP
8 17 (0.75%) Xceptor
9 14 (0.62%) Telerik
10 12 (0.53%) IBM
11 11 (0.49%) Bloomberg
11 11 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (0.44%) ANSYS
13 9 (0.40%) Kofax
14 7 (0.31%) Meridio
14 7 (0.31%) Micro Focus
15 6 (0.26%) Blue Prism
15 6 (0.26%) Infor
15 6 (0.26%) Nintex
16 5 (0.22%) Pega