Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,221 1,575 1,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.77% 15.57% 18.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.23% 37.05% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,030 1,313 1,740
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,225 £29,160 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 3,035 4,251 4,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.72% 42.03% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,476 3,431 3,725
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 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
Bristol 0 355 £47,500 - 83
Dorset -2 259 £40,000 - 37
Wiltshire +7 198 £45,000 +5.88% 44
Gloucestershire +9 178 £50,000 +17.65% 40
Somerset -11 110 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Devon +8 103 £42,500 +6.25% 43
Cornwall +10 15 £47,500 +40.74% 7
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 West region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1,016 (83.21%) C#
2 625 (51.19%) JavaScript
3 551 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
4 531 (43.49%) ASP.NET
5 486 (39.80%) MVC
6 429 (35.14%) HTML
7 423 (34.64%) SQL Server
8 416 (34.07%) SQL
9 407 (33.33%) CSS
10 364 (29.81%) AngularJS
11 321 (26.29%) Azure
12 299 (24.49%) Microsoft
13 282 (23.10%) .NET Framework
14 242 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 235 (19.25%) .NET Core
16 216 (17.69%) jQuery
17 199 (16.30%) Scrum
18 196 (16.05%) Software Engineering
19 195 (15.97%) React
20 166 (13.60%) Web Services
21 150 (12.29%) TDD
22 145 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web API
23 136 (11.14%) Test Automation
24 135 (11.06%) Entity Framework
25 129 (10.57%) TypeScript
25 129 (10.57%) Finance
26 126 (10.32%) Web Development
27 121 (9.91%) Java
28 116 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
29 115 (9.42%) 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 62 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 61 (5.00%) CMS
3 23 (1.88%) Confluence
3 23 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (1.64%) IIS
5 18 (1.47%) Drupal
5 18 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.47%) Umbraco
6 16 (1.31%) EPiServer
7 12 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.49%) Sitefinity
9 5 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.41%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.41%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.33%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.33%) JBoss
10 4 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.25%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.16%) Apache
12 2 (0.16%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 13 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.33%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 38 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.16%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.082%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.082%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 321 (26.29%) Azure
2 98 (8.03%) AWS
3 39 (3.19%) SaaS
4 38 (3.11%) Dynamics 365
5 30 (2.46%) Office 365
6 23 (1.88%) GitHub
7 17 (1.39%) Azure Functions
7 17 (1.39%) Serverless
8 15 (1.23%) NuGet
9 14 (1.15%) GCP
10 11 (0.90%) PaaS
10 11 (0.90%) Power Platform
11 8 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
11 8 (0.66%) npm
12 7 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
13 6 (0.49%) Google Analytics
14 5 (0.41%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.33%) OneDrive
16 3 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.64%) HTTP
2 13 (1.06%) DNS
2 13 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.74%) HTTPS
3 9 (0.74%) Internet
4 8 (0.66%) Intranet
5 7 (0.57%) Firewall
6 5 (0.41%) Skype
6 5 (0.41%) SSL
7 4 (0.33%) Extranet
8 2 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
8 2 (0.16%) RIP
8 2 (0.16%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.16%) TETRA
9 1 (0.082%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.082%) MQTT
9 1 (0.082%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.082%) SMTP
9 1 (0.082%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.082%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (34.64%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.41%) MySQL
3 53 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (1.88%) MongoDB
5 23 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (1.31%) Big Data
8 15 (1.23%) Geospatial Data
8 15 (1.23%) GIS
8 15 (1.23%) NoSQL
8 15 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (0.90%) Power BI
11 10 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (0.66%) MS Access
13 8 (0.66%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 108 (8.85%) Git (software)
2 58 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (4.67%) JIRA
4 47 (3.85%) Selenium
5 46 (3.77%) Visual Studio
6 31 (2.54%) Bitbucket
7 27 (2.21%) NUnit
8 25 (2.05%) Subversion
9 23 (1.88%) TeamCity
10 21 (1.72%) Jenkins
11 19 (1.56%) git-flow
12 18 (1.47%) SpecFlow
13 15 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (1.15%) MSTest
14 14 (1.15%) webpack
15 11 (0.90%) gulp
15 11 (0.90%) Postman
16 10 (0.82%) Cucumber
16 10 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
17 9 (0.74%) Protractor
General
1 129 (10.57%) Finance
2 65 (5.32%) Marketing
3 63 (5.16%) Public Sector
4 61 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 60 (4.91%) Manufacturing
6 44 (3.60%) Retail
7 43 (3.52%) Electronics
8 16 (1.31%) Games
9 13 (1.06%) Aerospace
10 9 (0.74%) Legal
11 8 (0.66%) Back Office
12 4 (0.33%) Banking
12 4 (0.33%) Military
12 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.16%) Law
13 2 (0.16%) Social Housing
14 1 (0.082%) Advertising
14 1 (0.082%) Fire and Rescue
14 1 (0.082%) German Language
14 1 (0.082%) Police
Job Titles
1 904 (74.04%) Developer
2 468 (38.33%) .NET Developer
3 298 (24.41%) C# Developer
4 275 (22.52%) Software Developer
5 210 (17.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 146 (11.96%) Senior Developer
7 109 (8.93%) .NET Software Developer
8 102 (8.35%) C# Software Developer
9 89 (7.29%) Senior .NET Developer
9 89 (7.29%) Software Engineer
10 67 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 64 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
12 63 (5.16%) Junior
13 59 (4.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 57 (4.67%) Junior Developer
14 57 (4.67%) Web Developer
15 44 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 42 (3.44%) Lead Developer
17 40 (3.28%) Azure Developer
18 39 (3.19%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (43.49%) ASP.NET
2 429 (35.14%) HTML
3 407 (33.33%) CSS
4 364 (29.81%) AngularJS
5 282 (23.10%) .NET Framework
6 242 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 235 (19.25%) .NET Core
8 216 (17.69%) jQuery
9 195 (15.97%) React
10 166 (13.60%) Web Services
11 145 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 135 (11.06%) Entity Framework
13 111 (9.09%) Node.js
14 97 (7.94%) RESTful
15 96 (7.86%) WCF
16 94 (7.70%) HTML5
17 90 (7.37%) XML
18 89 (7.29%) Vue.js
19 83 (6.80%) REST
20 68 (5.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
2 57 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (3.77%) User Experience
4 33 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 32 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (1.88%) BBC
7 21 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.39%) NHS
9 16 (1.31%) Reinsurance
10 10 (0.82%) Smartphone
11 9 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.57%) Tandem
13 6 (0.49%) Cloud Native
13 6 (0.49%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.41%) Cybercrime
15 4 (0.33%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (0.33%) Robotics
15 4 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 108 (8.85%) Windows
2 45 (3.69%) Linux
3 39 (3.19%) Android
4 33 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.82%) Unix
7 6 (0.49%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.33%) Debian
10 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.082%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (39.80%) MVC
3 199 (16.30%) Scrum
4 196 (16.05%) Software Engineering
5 150 (12.29%) TDD
6 136 (11.14%) Test Automation
7 126 (10.32%) Web Development
8 116 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
9 113 (9.25%) DevOps
10 105 (8.60%) SDLC
11 79 (6.47%) OO
12 75 (6.14%) Unit Testing
13 70 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
14 69 (5.65%) CRM
15 64 (5.24%) Mentoring
15 64 (5.24%) Microservices
16 62 (5.08%) SOLID
17 61 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
18 54 (4.42%) Digital Marketing
19 52 (4.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,016 (83.21%) C#
2 625 (51.19%) JavaScript
3 416 (34.07%) SQL
4 129 (10.57%) TypeScript
5 121 (9.91%) Java
6 115 (9.42%) VB.NET
7 79 (6.47%) Python
8 74 (6.06%) T-SQL
9 72 (5.90%) C++
10 42 (3.44%) PHP
11 40 (3.28%) C
12 35 (2.87%) PowerShell
13 22 (1.80%) VB
14 21 (1.72%) PL/SQL
14 21 (1.72%) Ruby
15 20 (1.64%) ES6
16 17 (1.39%) Bash Shell
17 16 (1.31%) Go
18 13 (1.06%) Objective-C
19 9 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 101 (8.27%) Degree
2 73 (5.98%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 23 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.66%) HND
8 7 (0.57%) ISEB
9 6 (0.49%) CCNA
9 6 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.41%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.33%) CISSP
11 4 (0.33%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (0.33%) GIAC
11 4 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
11 4 (0.33%) MCSE
11 4 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.33%) SANS
11 4 (0.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.18%) QA
2 6 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.33%) WAI
3 4 (0.33%) WCAG
4 1 (0.082%) HL7
4 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.082%) PMO
System Software
1 75 (6.14%) Docker
2 29 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.25%) Xen
4 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (2.62%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.31%) Ansible
3 9 (0.74%) Kibana
4 7 (0.57%) Terraform
5 4 (0.33%) Puppet
6 3 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.25%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.082%) Grafana
7 1 (0.082%) Istio
7 1 (0.082%) Nessus
7 1 (0.082%) Packer
Vendors
1 299 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 76 (6.22%) Oracle
3 62 (5.08%) SAP
4 26 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 19 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.47%) Google
6 18 (1.47%) Xamarin
7 17 (1.39%) MuleSoft
8 14 (1.15%) Sage
9 12 (0.98%) Atlassian
10 11 (0.90%) HP
10 11 (0.90%) IBM
10 11 (0.90%) Symantec
11 10 (0.82%) Sencha
11 10 (0.82%) Veritas
12 8 (0.66%) New Relic
12 8 (0.66%) SolarWinds
13 6 (0.49%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.49%) Zend
14 5 (0.41%) Capita