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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / South East
Rank 8 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2589 3220 3612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.49% 16.72% 17.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.33% 43.95% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2368 2974 3340
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 5840 7326 7685
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.46% 38.05% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5043 6544 6673
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 643 £40,000 - 90
Surrey +4 431 £52,500 +16.66% 56
Berkshire +1 406 £45,000 -1.09% 42
Oxfordshire 0 258 £42,500 - 42
West Sussex +1 236 £45,000 - 28
Buckinghamshire -6 231 £42,500 -5.55% 31
Kent 0 205 £40,000 -5.88% 23
East Sussex +1 163 £40,000 - 14
Middlesex +11 15 £53,500 -2.72% 2
Home Counties +6 6 £50,000 -16.66%
Isle of Wight -2 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Sussex -10 1 £50,000 +6.38%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4589 (83.88%) C#
2 3214 (58.75%) ASP.NET
3 2838 (51.87%) SQL Server
4 2712 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2670 (48.80%) MVC
6 2529 (46.23%) JavaScript
7 2292 (41.89%) SQL
8 2175 (39.76%) HTML
9 1973 (36.06%) CSS
10 1871 (34.20%) Microsoft
11 1715 (31.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1377 (25.17%) TDD
13 1223 (22.35%) AngularJS
14 1219 (22.28%) .NET Framework
15 1176 (21.50%) jQuery
16 1093 (19.98%) ASP.NET Web API
17 995 (18.19%) WCF
18 899 (16.43%) Web Services
19 849 (15.52%) Scrum
20 819 (14.97%) Windows
21 817 (14.93%) Degree
22 793 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
23 737 (13.47%) Finance
24 735 (13.43%) Web Development
25 696 (12.72%) Visual Studio
26 694 (12.69%) OO
27 662 (12.10%) Entity Framework
28 633 (11.57%) XML
29 627 (11.46%) VB.NET
30 620 (11.33%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related 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
1 289 (5.28%) IIS
2 254 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 206 (3.77%) CMS
4 136 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
5 132 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
6 62 (1.13%) NServiceBus
6 62 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 50 (0.91%) Umbraco
8 43 (0.79%) EPiServer
9 41 (0.75%) WordPress
10 39 (0.71%) Confluence
11 36 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
12 31 (0.57%) Tomcat
13 30 (0.55%) Apache
13 30 (0.55%) Drupal
14 29 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
15 28 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 18 (0.33%) Kentico
17 12 (0.22%) Apache Solr
17 12 (0.22%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 609 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.01%) MS Office
3 43 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 7 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.11%) MS Project
8 3 (0.055%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.055%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.037%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.037%) Simulink
10 1 (0.018%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 97 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.38%) Magento
3 20 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
4 19 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
4 19 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 17 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.055%) Sage X3
7 3 (0.055%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.037%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.037%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (0.037%) Maximo
8 2 (0.037%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.018%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.018%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.018%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.018%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.018%) TIBCO iProcess
9 1 (0.018%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 793 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 224 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
3 140 (2.56%) SaaS
4 64 (1.17%) Office 365
5 60 (1.10%) PaaS
6 30 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (0.44%) GitHub
8 21 (0.38%) Google Play
9 16 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (0.29%) IaaS
10 13 (0.24%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
11 8 (0.15%) SoftLayer
12 7 (0.13%) Asana
12 7 (0.13%) Force.com
13 6 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.091%) Datadog
15 3 (0.055%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 122 (2.23%) Internet
2 70 (1.28%) HTTP
3 68 (1.24%) DNS
4 47 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 45 (0.82%) LAN
6 35 (0.64%) SSL
7 33 (0.60%) Firewall
7 33 (0.60%) Wireless
8 22 (0.40%) Intranet
9 21 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (0.38%) Network Security
10 18 (0.33%) SMTP
11 17 (0.31%) SNMP
11 17 (0.31%) WAN
12 15 (0.27%) DHCP
13 14 (0.26%) Extranet
14 12 (0.22%) Cisco IPT
14 12 (0.22%) IP Telephony
14 12 (0.22%) Telepresence
14 12 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2838 (51.87%) SQL Server
2 382 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 282 (5.15%) NoSQL
4 236 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 233 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 217 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 194 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 156 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 151 (2.76%) MySQL
10 131 (2.39%) MongoDB
11 122 (2.23%) SQL Server 2016
12 104 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
13 93 (1.70%) Big Data
14 81 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 67 (1.22%) Oracle Database
16 63 (1.15%) Redis
17 61 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
18 55 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
19 49 (0.90%) RDBMS
20 41 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 696 (12.72%) Visual Studio
2 534 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 479 (8.76%) Git (software)
4 257 (4.70%) NUnit
5 195 (3.56%) TeamCity
6 158 (2.89%) JIRA
7 151 (2.76%) Subversion
8 113 (2.07%) Selenium
9 95 (1.74%) Moq
10 80 (1.46%) MSTest
11 74 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
12 69 (1.26%) Rhino Mocks
13 51 (0.93%) SpecFlow
14 45 (0.82%) JSUnit
15 44 (0.80%) MSBuild
16 41 (0.75%) Jenkins
17 40 (0.73%) WebDriver
18 32 (0.58%) Bugzilla
19 31 (0.57%) Trac
20 29 (0.53%) gulp
General
1 737 (13.47%) Finance
2 167 (3.05%) Marketing
3 134 (2.45%) Banking
4 132 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 127 (2.32%) Retail
6 97 (1.77%) Advertising
7 80 (1.46%) Games
8 61 (1.11%) Publishing
9 52 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 46 (0.84%) Electronics
11 45 (0.82%) Legal
12 41 (0.75%) Automotive
13 33 (0.60%) Back Office
14 21 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 21 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.27%) Music Industry
16 12 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
17 11 (0.20%) Military
18 8 (0.15%) Investment Banking
19 7 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4315 (78.87%) Developer
2 2691 (49.19%) .NET Developer
3 1999 (36.54%) C# Developer
4 1471 (26.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 950 (17.36%) Software Developer
6 801 (14.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 728 (13.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 707 (12.92%) Senior Developer
9 513 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
10 496 (9.07%) SQL Developer
11 478 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 458 (8.37%) C# Software Developer
13 407 (7.44%) Web Developer
14 373 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
15 346 (6.32%) Senior C# Developer
16 280 (5.12%) Junior
17 267 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
18 249 (4.55%) Analyst
18 249 (4.55%) Junior Developer
19 221 (4.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3214 (58.75%) ASP.NET
2 2175 (39.76%) HTML
3 1973 (36.06%) CSS
4 1715 (31.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1223 (22.35%) AngularJS
6 1219 (22.28%) .NET Framework
7 1176 (21.50%) jQuery
8 1093 (19.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 995 (18.19%) WCF
10 899 (16.43%) Web Services
11 662 (12.10%) Entity Framework
12 633 (11.57%) XML
13 620 (11.33%) HTML5
14 521 (9.52%) WPF
15 515 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 497 (9.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 486 (8.88%) RESTful
18 458 (8.37%) Ajax
19 416 (7.60%) KnockoutJS
20 386 (7.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 463 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 228 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 225 (4.11%) User Experience
4 171 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 139 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 69 (1.26%) Social Media
7 64 (1.17%) Blog
8 59 (1.08%) Social Network
9 48 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 40 (0.73%) Algorithms
11 39 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 36 (0.66%) N-Tier
13 30 (0.55%) Tandem
14 27 (0.49%) iPad
15 26 (0.48%) Fintech
16 24 (0.44%) PMI
17 23 (0.42%) Life Science
18 21 (0.38%) BBC
19 20 (0.37%) FMCG
19 20 (0.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 819 (14.97%) Windows
2 223 (4.08%) Windows Server
3 164 (3.00%) Linux
4 144 (2.63%) Android
5 125 (2.28%) Apple iOS
6 100 (1.83%) Unix
7 86 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 35 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (0.48%) CentOS
11 25 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 22 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 21 (0.38%) Windows XP
14 20 (0.37%) Solaris
15 19 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
16 15 (0.27%) Windows 10
17 13 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
18 11 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 10 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
20 6 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2712 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2670 (48.80%) MVC
3 1377 (25.17%) TDD
4 849 (15.52%) Scrum
5 735 (13.43%) Web Development
6 694 (12.69%) OO
7 600 (10.97%) BDD
8 590 (10.78%) Software Engineering
9 500 (9.14%) SDLC
10 465 (8.50%) Unit Testing
11 449 (8.21%) Web Application Development
12 405 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
13 352 (6.43%) SOLID
14 248 (4.53%) CRM
15 231 (4.22%) OOP
16 228 (4.17%) Mentoring
17 222 (4.06%) SOA
18 212 (3.87%) E-Commerce
19 196 (3.58%) Dependency Injection
20 181 (3.31%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4589 (83.88%) C#
2 2529 (46.23%) JavaScript
3 2292 (41.89%) SQL
4 627 (11.46%) VB.NET
5 605 (11.06%) T-SQL
6 538 (9.83%) Java
7 341 (6.23%) C++
8 284 (5.19%) Ruby
9 251 (4.59%) PHP
10 201 (3.67%) Python
10 201 (3.67%) VB
11 174 (3.18%) PowerShell
12 127 (2.32%) TypeScript
13 126 (2.30%) C
14 101 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 62 (1.13%) Perl
16 59 (1.08%) F#
17 51 (0.93%) Scala
18 46 (0.84%) R
19 41 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 817 (14.93%) Degree
2 82 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 72 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 70 (1.28%) ISEB
6 50 (0.91%) SC Cleared
7 36 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (0.49%) PMI Certification
9 21 (0.38%) NVQ Level 3
10 19 (0.35%) PhD
11 16 (0.29%) MCSE
12 14 (0.26%) CISSP
13 13 (0.24%) GCIA
13 13 (0.24%) MCP
14 12 (0.22%) CEH
14 12 (0.22%) PMP
15 10 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (0.13%) HND
17 5 (0.091%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 258 (4.72%) QA
2 25 (0.46%) SLA
3 11 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.073%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.055%) IFRS
7 3 (0.055%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.055%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.037%) SDET
8 2 (0.037%) WAI
8 2 (0.037%) WCAG
9 1 (0.018%) PMO
9 1 (0.018%) SEPA
System Software
1 98 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 56 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (0.93%) Docker
4 15 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
5 14 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.091%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.055%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.055%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.055%) XenServer
9 2 (0.037%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.018%) HDFS
10 1 (0.018%) KVM
10 1 (0.018%) QEMU
10 1 (0.018%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (0.99%) Puppet
2 49 (0.90%) WSUS
3 48 (0.88%) Kibana
4 47 (0.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 43 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.29%) Ansible
7 13 (0.24%) Grafana
8 9 (0.16%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.16%) SCOM
9 8 (0.15%) SCCM
10 5 (0.091%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.091%) Perfmon
11 4 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.073%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.073%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 3 (0.055%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.055%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.037%) Docker Swarm
14 1 (0.018%) Packer
14 1 (0.018%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1871 (34.20%) Microsoft
2 318 (5.81%) Oracle
3 76 (1.39%) Google
4 74 (1.35%) VMware
5 73 (1.33%) Xamarin
6 64 (1.17%) Facebook
7 51 (0.93%) SAP
8 49 (0.90%) Sitecore
9 44 (0.80%) Cisco
10 43 (0.79%) Apple
11 38 (0.69%) Citrix
12 30 (0.55%) Red Hat
13 28 (0.51%) Telerik
14 27 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
15 26 (0.48%) IBM
16 23 (0.42%) Sony
17 22 (0.40%) HP
17 22 (0.40%) Teradata
18 21 (0.38%) Informatica
19 17 (0.31%) Adobe
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus and Overtime
Posted: 1 hour ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £40k per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday