Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 3,989 5,493 5,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.61% 18.68% 18.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.59% 43.13% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3,611 5,033 5,057
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 9,827 12,735 12,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.46% 43.31% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8,453 11,051 10,421
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,000 £66,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

.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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -4 1,228 £45,000 - 249
Hampshire -1 1,126 £45,000 +3.45% 131
Berkshire -1 652 £50,000 - 108
Surrey -3 600 £55,000 +15.79% 130
West Sussex +1 400 £47,500 +11.76% 63
East Sussex +2 380 £45,000 +0.87% 31
Oxfordshire -4 315 £42,500 -5.56% 73
Buckinghamshire -5 261 £47,500 +5.56% 68
Kent -2 216 £45,000 +7.14% 87
Isle of Wight - 29 £30,000 -
Middlesex -8 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Home Counties - 2 £52,500 -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 3,459 (86.71%) C#
2 2,038 (51.09%) JavaScript
3 1,762 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1,738 (43.57%) ASP.NET
5 1,593 (39.93%) SQL
6 1,482 (37.15%) SQL Server
7 1,442 (36.15%) MVC
8 1,320 (33.09%) HTML
9 1,199 (30.06%) CSS
10 1,198 (30.03%) Azure
11 1,029 (25.80%) Microsoft
12 955 (23.94%) AngularJS
13 784 (19.65%) .NET Framework
14 745 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 722 (18.10%) Degree
16 699 (17.52%) jQuery
17 672 (16.85%) Software Engineering
18 637 (15.97%) TDD
19 613 (15.37%) Scrum
20 579 (14.51%) .NET Core
21 576 (14.44%) WCF
22 556 (13.94%) Web Services
23 540 (13.54%) ASP.NET Web API
24 539 (13.51%) Git (software)
25 528 (13.24%) Visual Studio
26 506 (12.68%) DevOps
27 477 (11.96%) Computer Science
28 453 (11.36%) Test Automation
29 445 (11.16%) AWS
30 433 (10.85%) 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
1 169 (4.24%) IIS
2 146 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 86 (2.16%) CMS
3 86 (2.16%) Confluence
4 76 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
5 53 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
6 36 (0.90%) Umbraco
7 30 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
7 30 (0.75%) WordPress
8 17 (0.43%) Kentico
9 16 (0.40%) EPiServer
10 15 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.28%) Drupal
11 11 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (0.23%) Apache
12 9 (0.23%) Sitefinity
13 8 (0.20%) SugarCRM
14 7 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
15 6 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 21 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.15%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.050%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.025%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.025%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 111 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.28%) SAP BPC
4 10 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 8 (0.20%) nopCommerce
7 5 (0.13%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.050%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.050%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.050%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.025%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.025%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.025%) Sage 1000
10 1 (0.025%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.025%) SAP CCM
10 1 (0.025%) Scribe Insight
10 1 (0.025%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,198 (30.03%) Azure
2 445 (11.16%) AWS
3 215 (5.39%) SaaS
4 104 (2.61%) PaaS
5 93 (2.33%) Serverless
6 79 (1.98%) GCP
7 78 (1.96%) Power Platform
8 70 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
9 53 (1.33%) GitHub
10 50 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
11 44 (1.10%) Azure Functions
12 40 (1.00%) npm
13 39 (0.98%) IaaS
14 36 (0.90%) Office 365
15 24 (0.60%) Slack
16 23 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
18 19 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
19 18 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
20 16 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 52 (1.30%) Internet
2 47 (1.18%) HTTP
3 19 (0.48%) Firewall
4 18 (0.45%) Intranet
4 18 (0.45%) Network Security
5 11 (0.28%) DNS
5 11 (0.28%) VoIP
6 9 (0.23%) CTI
7 6 (0.15%) Broadband
7 6 (0.15%) GPRS
8 4 (0.10%) DHCP
9 3 (0.075%) Extranet
9 3 (0.075%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.050%) 5G
10 2 (0.050%) FTP
10 2 (0.050%) IMAP
10 2 (0.050%) SMTP
10 2 (0.050%) VPN
11 1 (0.025%) LAN
11 1 (0.025%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,482 (37.15%) SQL Server
2 166 (4.16%) NoSQL
3 140 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 139 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 111 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 89 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
7 86 (2.16%) Big Data
8 76 (1.91%) MySQL
8 76 (1.91%) Power BI
9 67 (1.68%) MongoDB
10 61 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
11 60 (1.50%) Cosmos DB
12 59 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 47 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 47 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 40 (1.00%) Redis
15 36 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
17 30 (0.75%) RDBMS
18 23 (0.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 539 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 528 (13.24%) Visual Studio
3 324 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 187 (4.69%) Selenium
5 176 (4.41%) JIRA
6 155 (3.89%) Jenkins
7 133 (3.33%) TeamCity
8 122 (3.06%) NUnit
9 116 (2.91%) SpecFlow
10 104 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
11 82 (2.06%) WebDriver
12 76 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 68 (1.70%) Cucumber
13 68 (1.70%) Subversion
14 55 (1.38%) webpack
15 54 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 53 (1.33%) Bitbucket
17 41 (1.03%) WiX
18 39 (0.98%) StyleCop
19 30 (0.75%) Moq
General
1 373 (9.35%) Finance
2 89 (2.23%) Marketing
3 76 (1.91%) Games
4 75 (1.88%) Retail
5 43 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 40 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 39 (0.98%) Public Sector
8 29 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 27 (0.68%) Advertising
9 27 (0.68%) Automotive
10 18 (0.45%) Back Office
10 18 (0.45%) Electronics
10 18 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 15 (0.38%) Banking
13 14 (0.35%) Publishing
14 13 (0.33%) Law
15 10 (0.25%) Military
16 7 (0.18%) Billing
17 6 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2,896 (72.60%) Developer
2 1,448 (36.30%) .NET Developer
3 1,025 (25.70%) C# Developer
4 967 (24.24%) Software Developer
5 701 (17.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 523 (13.11%) Senior Developer
7 344 (8.62%) .NET Software Developer
8 336 (8.42%) Software Engineer
9 300 (7.52%) C# Software Developer
10 272 (6.82%) Junior
11 268 (6.72%) ASP.NET Developer
12 252 (6.32%) Junior Developer
13 249 (6.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 242 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
15 224 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
16 220 (5.52%) Web Developer
17 195 (4.89%) Graduate
18 181 (4.54%) Analyst
19 159 (3.99%) Senior Software Developer
20 149 (3.74%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,738 (43.57%) ASP.NET
2 1,320 (33.09%) HTML
3 1,199 (30.06%) CSS
4 955 (23.94%) AngularJS
5 784 (19.65%) .NET Framework
6 745 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 699 (17.52%) jQuery
8 579 (14.51%) .NET Core
9 576 (14.44%) WCF
10 556 (13.94%) Web Services
11 540 (13.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 393 (9.85%) React
13 365 (9.15%) REST
14 363 (9.10%) HTML5
15 358 (8.97%) XML
16 332 (8.32%) Entity Framework
17 308 (7.72%) RESTful
18 244 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 241 (6.04%) SOAP
20 220 (5.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 249 (6.24%) Greenfield Project
2 152 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (3.76%) Mobile App
4 125 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 90 (2.26%) User Experience
6 88 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 72 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 35 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
9 28 (0.70%) Cloud Native
10 27 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 26 (0.65%) Virtual Team
12 25 (0.63%) Management Information System
13 24 (0.60%) Driving Licence
14 20 (0.50%) Robotics
15 19 (0.48%) Enterprise Cloud
16 18 (0.45%) Client/Server
17 17 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
18 15 (0.38%) AS400
19 14 (0.35%) BYOD
19 14 (0.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 411 (10.30%) Windows
2 163 (4.09%) Linux
3 124 (3.11%) Apple iOS
4 122 (3.06%) Android
5 83 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 43 (1.08%) Unix
7 19 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 17 (0.43%) Windows 10
8 17 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.38%) Windows 8
10 13 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.20%) VMS
12 4 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.10%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
12 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.025%) CentOS
13 1 (0.025%) Debian
13 1 (0.025%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.025%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,762 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1,442 (36.15%) MVC
3 672 (16.85%) Software Engineering
4 637 (15.97%) TDD
5 613 (15.37%) Scrum
6 506 (12.68%) DevOps
7 477 (11.96%) Computer Science
8 453 (11.36%) Test Automation
9 433 (10.85%) Web Development
10 413 (10.35%) Problem-Solving
11 400 (10.03%) Unit Testing
12 361 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
13 342 (8.57%) OO
14 294 (7.37%) SDLC
15 288 (7.22%) Mentoring
16 277 (6.94%) SOLID
17 270 (6.77%) Microservices
18 243 (6.09%) BDD
19 187 (4.69%) Mathematics
20 186 (4.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,459 (86.71%) C#
2 2,038 (51.09%) JavaScript
3 1,593 (39.93%) SQL
4 326 (8.17%) Java
5 319 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 254 (6.37%) T-SQL
7 238 (5.97%) C++
8 236 (5.92%) Python
9 208 (5.21%) TypeScript
10 149 (3.74%) PHP
11 147 (3.69%) PowerShell
12 120 (3.01%) VB
13 82 (2.06%) C
14 53 (1.33%) PL/SQL
15 47 (1.18%) Objective-C
16 46 (1.15%) ES6
17 26 (0.65%) MATLAB
18 25 (0.63%) R
19 24 (0.60%) Ruby
20 22 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 722 (18.10%) Degree
2 358 (8.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
4 51 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 42 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 39 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 31 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (0.65%) ISEB
9 16 (0.40%) AWS Certification
10 14 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
11 11 (0.28%) Master's Degree
12 9 (0.23%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.18%) HND
15 6 (0.15%) MCITP
15 6 (0.15%) MCSE
16 5 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.13%) MCP
17 4 (0.10%) DBS Check
18 3 (0.075%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (4.59%) QA
2 20 (0.50%) DICOM
3 12 (0.30%) GDPR
4 8 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 8 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.15%) ISO 13485
6 6 (0.15%) PMO
7 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.050%) COBIT
8 2 (0.050%) GAMP
8 2 (0.050%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.025%) SLA
System Software
1 244 (6.12%) Docker
2 39 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 17 (0.43%) LXC
5 14 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.075%) Firmware
7 2 (0.050%) vSphere
8 1 (0.025%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.025%) NFS
8 1 (0.025%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 109 (2.73%) Kubernetes
2 89 (2.23%) Puppet
3 64 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (1.10%) Ansible
5 24 (0.60%) Terraform
6 23 (0.58%) Kibana
7 12 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.20%) logstash
9 5 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.10%) Rancher
10 4 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.075%) Grafana
11 3 (0.075%) Nagios
11 3 (0.075%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.075%) SCOM
12 2 (0.050%) MIIS
13 1 (0.025%) Cisco UCCX
13 1 (0.025%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.025%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1,029 (25.80%) Microsoft
2 162 (4.06%) Oracle
3 95 (2.38%) Google
4 81 (2.03%) Xamarin
5 48 (1.20%) IBM
6 47 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 40 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
8 35 (0.88%) SAP
9 29 (0.73%) Atlassian
10 26 (0.65%) Sage
11 25 (0.63%) VMware
12 23 (0.58%) Telerik
13 14 (0.35%) Databricks
14 13 (0.33%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 12 (0.30%) Capita
15 12 (0.30%) OutSystems
16 11 (0.28%) Cognos
17 9 (0.23%) JD Edwards
17 9 (0.23%) Tableau
18 8 (0.20%) hybris