Period
to 14 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,371 1,553 1,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.70% 15.49% 19.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.02% 37.95% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,154 1,330 1,746
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,426 4,092 4,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.72% 40.82% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,767 3,341 3,838
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the South West

.NET
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in the South West.

Salary trend for .NET in the South West

.NET
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET in the South West

.NET
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Bristol +1 427 £47,500 +5.56% 82
Dorset -1 291 £42,500 +6.25% 53
Wiltshire +5 257 £45,000 +12.50% 39
Gloucestershire -1 158 £50,000 +17.65% 45
Somerset -7 114 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Devon +4 106 £40,000 - 31
Cornwall +1 14 £46,250 +32.14% 5
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 West region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1,157 (84.39%) C#
2 685 (49.96%) JavaScript
3 634 (46.24%) ASP.NET
4 575 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 569 (41.50%) MVC
6 535 (39.02%) SQL Server
7 478 (34.87%) SQL
8 477 (34.79%) CSS
9 476 (34.72%) HTML
10 396 (28.88%) AngularJS
11 338 (24.65%) Azure
12 329 (24.00%) .NET Framework
13 304 (22.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 284 (20.71%) Microsoft
15 246 (17.94%) jQuery
16 244 (17.80%) Scrum
17 237 (17.29%) Software Engineering
18 220 (16.05%) .NET Core
19 197 (14.37%) React
20 184 (13.42%) Finance
21 179 (13.06%) Web Services
22 170 (12.40%) Test Automation
22 170 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web API
23 165 (12.04%) TDD
24 154 (11.23%) DevOps
25 148 (10.80%) Entity Framework
26 145 (10.58%) Web Development
27 144 (10.50%) Git (software)
28 134 (9.77%) TypeScript
29 132 (9.63%) VB.NET

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 55 (4.01%) CMS
2 36 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 27 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (1.90%) IIS
5 19 (1.39%) Umbraco
6 17 (1.24%) Apache Spark
6 17 (1.24%) Confluence
6 17 (1.24%) OpenStack
6 17 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (1.09%) EPiServer
8 11 (0.80%) Drupal
9 9 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.58%) JBoss
11 4 (0.29%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.22%) Tornado
12 3 (0.22%) WordPress
13 2 (0.15%) Apache
13 2 (0.15%) MediaWiki
13 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.15%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 28 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.073%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 338 (24.65%) Azure
2 103 (7.51%) AWS
3 47 (3.43%) SaaS
4 33 (2.41%) GCP
5 27 (1.97%) Dynamics 365
6 24 (1.75%) OpenShift
7 19 (1.39%) Serverless
8 18 (1.31%) Azure Functions
8 18 (1.31%) NuGet
9 17 (1.24%) GitHub
9 17 (1.24%) Office 365
10 14 (1.02%) PaaS
11 9 (0.66%) npm
12 8 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.51%) Apigee
13 7 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.51%) Power Platform
14 6 (0.44%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.44%) IaaS
15 5 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.26%) HTTP
2 28 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.82%) HTTPS
4 18 (1.31%) Firewall
5 15 (1.09%) Internet
6 9 (0.66%) SSL
7 6 (0.44%) DNS
7 6 (0.44%) Intranet
8 2 (0.15%) Hyperconnected
8 2 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.15%) RIP
8 2 (0.15%) Skype
8 2 (0.15%) TETRA
9 1 (0.073%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.073%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.073%) SMTP
9 1 (0.073%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.073%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 535 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.96%) MySQL
3 41 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 37 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (2.19%) Big Data
7 28 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (1.90%) MongoDB
8 26 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
9 25 (1.82%) NoSQL
10 16 (1.17%) GIS
10 16 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (1.09%) Geospatial Data
11 15 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (0.88%) MS Access
13 11 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (0.66%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 144 (10.50%) Git (software)
2 66 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 65 (4.74%) JIRA
4 62 (4.52%) Visual Studio
5 39 (2.84%) Selenium
6 38 (2.77%) Bitbucket
6 38 (2.77%) NUnit
7 31 (2.26%) git-flow
8 22 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 22 (1.60%) TeamCity
9 19 (1.39%) SpecFlow
9 19 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
10 15 (1.09%) MSTest
10 15 (1.09%) Subversion
11 14 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (1.02%) Postman
11 14 (1.02%) webpack
12 11 (0.80%) JUnit
13 10 (0.73%) gulp
14 9 (0.66%) SoapUI
General
1 184 (13.42%) Finance
2 92 (6.71%) Marketing
3 80 (5.84%) Manufacturing
3 80 (5.84%) Public Sector
4 75 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 59 (4.30%) Electronics
6 56 (4.08%) Retail
7 28 (2.04%) Games
8 12 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 11 (0.80%) Law
10 10 (0.73%) Banking
11 7 (0.51%) Military
12 4 (0.29%) Fire and Rescue
12 4 (0.29%) Local Government
12 4 (0.29%) Police
13 3 (0.22%) Back Office
13 3 (0.22%) Legal
13 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) Automotive
14 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 964 (70.31%) Developer
2 544 (39.68%) .NET Developer
3 328 (23.92%) C# Developer
4 243 (17.72%) Software Developer
5 235 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 154 (11.23%) Senior Developer
7 130 (9.48%) Software Engineer
8 103 (7.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 93 (6.78%) C# Software Developer
10 91 (6.64%) .NET Software Developer
11 89 (6.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 89 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 86 (6.27%) Full Stack Developer
13 81 (5.91%) Junior
14 70 (5.11%) Junior Developer
15 63 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 60 (4.38%) Web Developer
17 52 (3.79%) SQL Developer
18 51 (3.72%) Architect
19 50 (3.65%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 634 (46.24%) ASP.NET
2 477 (34.79%) CSS
3 476 (34.72%) HTML
4 396 (28.88%) AngularJS
5 329 (24.00%) .NET Framework
6 304 (22.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 246 (17.94%) jQuery
8 220 (16.05%) .NET Core
9 197 (14.37%) React
10 179 (13.06%) Web Services
11 170 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 148 (10.80%) Entity Framework
13 125 (9.12%) XML
14 118 (8.61%) Node.js
15 108 (7.88%) WCF
16 107 (7.80%) REST
17 104 (7.59%) Vue.js
18 99 (7.22%) HTML5
19 90 (6.56%) JSON
20 87 (6.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.10%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (4.67%) User Experience
3 53 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
3 53 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 46 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (1.53%) BBC
7 15 (1.09%) NHS
8 13 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 12 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
10 11 (0.80%) Cybercrime
11 10 (0.73%) Smartphone
12 9 (0.66%) Cyberattack
12 9 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.58%) Tandem
14 7 (0.51%) Robotics
15 4 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (0.29%) W3C
16 3 (0.22%) PlayStation
16 3 (0.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 112 (8.17%) Windows
2 59 (4.30%) Linux
3 49 (3.57%) Android
4 44 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.80%) Unix
6 11 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.51%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.36%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.22%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (41.50%) MVC
3 244 (17.80%) Scrum
4 237 (17.29%) Software Engineering
5 170 (12.40%) Test Automation
6 165 (12.04%) TDD
7 154 (11.23%) DevOps
8 145 (10.58%) Web Development
9 123 (8.97%) SDLC
10 107 (7.80%) Problem-Solving
11 100 (7.29%) Mentoring
12 91 (6.64%) Microservices
12 91 (6.64%) Unit Testing
13 90 (6.56%) OO
14 78 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
15 71 (5.18%) Digital Marketing
15 71 (5.18%) SOLID
16 68 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (4.45%) Coaching
17 61 (4.45%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,157 (84.39%) C#
2 685 (49.96%) JavaScript
3 478 (34.87%) SQL
4 134 (9.77%) TypeScript
5 132 (9.63%) VB.NET
6 127 (9.26%) Java
7 80 (5.84%) C++
8 70 (5.11%) T-SQL
9 61 (4.45%) Python
10 50 (3.65%) C
11 46 (3.36%) PowerShell
12 42 (3.06%) PHP
13 28 (2.04%) VB
14 18 (1.31%) ES6
14 18 (1.31%) Go
15 17 (1.24%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.09%) VB6
17 10 (0.73%) VBScript
18 9 (0.66%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 115 (8.39%) Degree
2 72 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 26 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (1.46%) DV Cleared
7 18 (1.31%) CCNA
7 18 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (1.24%) CISSP
8 17 (1.24%) Network+ Certification
9 16 (1.17%) CompTIA Security+
9 16 (1.17%) GIAC
9 16 (1.17%) Linux+ Certification
9 16 (1.17%) MCSE
9 16 (1.17%) SANS
9 16 (1.17%) SSCP
10 13 (0.95%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.29%) HND
11 4 (0.29%) ISEB
11 4 (0.29%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.87%) QA
2 8 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.29%) WAI
3 4 (0.29%) WCAG
4 1 (0.073%) HL7
4 1 (0.073%) PMO
System Software
1 94 (6.86%) Docker
2 22 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.22%) Firmware
6 1 (0.073%) Xen
Systems Management
1 68 (4.96%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.24%) Ansible
3 7 (0.51%) Kibana
3 7 (0.51%) Terraform
4 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.36%) Puppet
5 3 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.073%) Grafana
6 1 (0.073%) Istio
6 1 (0.073%) MIIS
6 1 (0.073%) Nessus
6 1 (0.073%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 284 (20.71%) Microsoft
2 81 (5.91%) Oracle
3 76 (5.54%) SAP
4 37 (2.70%) Google
5 21 (1.53%) Sitecore
6 14 (1.02%) DevExpress
6 14 (1.02%) Xamarin
7 11 (0.80%) Sencha
8 10 (0.73%) Apple
9 9 (0.66%) VMware
10 8 (0.58%) Atlassian
10 8 (0.58%) IBM
10 8 (0.58%) Sage
10 8 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.51%) Capita
11 7 (0.51%) MuleSoft
11 7 (0.51%) Symantec
11 7 (0.51%) Zend
12 6 (0.44%) New Relic
12 6 (0.44%) Veracode