Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,545 1,943 1,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.47% 19.00% 18.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.81% 43.47% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,324 1,726 1,793
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

.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 4,086 4,470 4,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.90% 43.70% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,326 3,823 3,832
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +3.70% +5.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 -1 594 £45,000 - 104
Dorset -2 263 £40,000 +6.67% 45
Wiltshire -2 234 £40,000 - 32
Somerset -2 192 £40,000 -5.88% 47
Gloucestershire -11 147 £42,500 - 42
Devon +1 78 £40,000 +1.27% 32
Cornwall +9 32 £33,750 -3.57% 12
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 1,298 (84.01%) C#
2 775 (50.16%) JavaScript
3 720 (46.60%) ASP.NET
4 703 (45.50%) SQL Server
5 699 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
6 659 (42.65%) MVC
7 620 (40.13%) HTML
8 553 (35.79%) CSS
9 523 (33.85%) SQL
10 481 (31.13%) Microsoft
11 382 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 301 (19.48%) AngularJS
13 296 (19.16%) Finance
14 287 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
15 282 (18.25%) .NET Framework
16 276 (17.86%) Software Engineering
17 261 (16.89%) Scrum
17 261 (16.89%) ASP.NET Web API
18 239 (15.47%) TDD
18 239 (15.47%) jQuery
19 225 (14.56%) Java
20 223 (14.43%) Web Services
21 196 (12.69%) Test Automation
22 181 (11.72%) Degree
23 179 (11.59%) SDLC
24 165 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
25 157 (10.16%) Oracle
26 156 (10.10%) Git (software)
27 155 (10.03%) Entity Framework
27 155 (10.03%) Marketing

.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 42 (2.72%) CMS
2 41 (2.65%) IIS
3 40 (2.59%) Umbraco
4 31 (2.01%) SharePoint
5 25 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (1.17%) Confluence
7 17 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (0.78%) Apache Pig
8 12 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.58%) Apache
10 9 (0.58%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.58%) EPiServer
11 8 (0.52%) NServiceBus
12 6 (0.39%) JBoss
13 5 (0.32%) WordPress
14 3 (0.19%) Kentico
14 3 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.19%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 69 (4.47%) Chatbot
2 10 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.065%) Maya
Business Applications
1 38 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.52%) Siebel CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.13%) Endur
3 2 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.065%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.065%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 287 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 141 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (3.56%) SaaS
4 17 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
5 11 (0.71%) IaaS
5 11 (0.71%) PaaS
6 8 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.52%) GitHub
7 7 (0.45%) npm
8 6 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
8 6 (0.39%) NuGet
9 5 (0.32%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.32%) Office 365
10 4 (0.26%) Serverless
11 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.19%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.13%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.065%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.94%) HTTP
2 27 (1.75%) SSL
3 20 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.10%) Internet
5 13 (0.84%) Firewall
6 11 (0.71%) Intranet
7 9 (0.58%) DNS
7 9 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
8 8 (0.52%) SMS
9 5 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.32%) VoIP
10 4 (0.26%) FTP
10 4 (0.26%) SMTP
11 3 (0.19%) Broadband
12 2 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.065%) Network Security
13 1 (0.065%) RS-232
13 1 (0.065%) Skype
13 1 (0.065%) Software-Defined Networking
13 1 (0.065%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 703 (45.50%) SQL Server
2 125 (8.09%) MySQL
3 71 (4.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 68 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
5 62 (4.01%) Relational Database
6 53 (3.43%) NoSQL
7 42 (2.72%) Big Data
7 42 (2.72%) RDBMS
8 41 (2.65%) MongoDB
8 41 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 37 (2.39%) Oracle Database
10 35 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (2.14%) Hadoop
12 29 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (1.42%) Redis
15 20 (1.29%) Geospatial Data
16 19 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
17 16 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (0.97%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 156 (10.10%) Git (software)
2 138 (8.93%) Visual Studio
3 136 (8.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 92 (5.95%) Selenium
5 56 (3.62%) JIRA
6 37 (2.39%) Jasmine
6 37 (2.39%) Visual Studio Team System
7 31 (2.01%) NUnit
8 30 (1.94%) JUnit
8 30 (1.94%) Protractor
8 30 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 28 (1.81%) Jenkins
10 26 (1.68%) TestNG
11 24 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 24 (1.55%) Bitbucket
12 21 (1.36%) ReSharper
13 19 (1.23%) NCrunch
14 17 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (0.97%) git-flow
15 15 (0.97%) SpecFlow
General
1 296 (19.16%) Finance
2 155 (10.03%) Marketing
3 136 (8.80%) Manufacturing
4 122 (7.90%) Telecoms
5 115 (7.44%) Electronics
6 41 (2.65%) Games
7 34 (2.20%) Retail
8 12 (0.78%) Advertising
9 8 (0.52%) Back Office
9 8 (0.52%) Law
10 6 (0.39%) Legal
11 5 (0.32%) Automotive
11 5 (0.32%) Banking
12 4 (0.26%) Local Government
13 3 (0.19%) Military
13 3 (0.19%) Publishing
14 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.065%) Billing
15 1 (0.065%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,064 (68.87%) Developer
2 612 (39.61%) .NET Developer
3 358 (23.17%) C# Developer
4 340 (22.01%) Software Developer
5 296 (19.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 160 (10.36%) Senior Developer
7 148 (9.58%) Software Engineer
8 114 (7.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 98 (6.34%) C# Software Developer
10 97 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 94 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
12 92 (5.95%) Junior
13 84 (5.44%) Junior Developer
14 82 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 80 (5.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 71 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
17 67 (4.34%) SQL Developer
18 66 (4.27%) Graduate
19 63 (4.08%) Analyst
19 63 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (46.60%) ASP.NET
2 620 (40.13%) HTML
3 553 (35.79%) CSS
4 382 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 301 (19.48%) AngularJS
6 282 (18.25%) .NET Framework
7 261 (16.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 239 (15.47%) jQuery
9 223 (14.43%) Web Services
10 155 (10.03%) Entity Framework
11 150 (9.71%) XML
12 144 (9.32%) REST
13 133 (8.61%) HTML5
14 129 (8.35%) WCF
15 113 (7.31%) .NET Core
16 110 (7.12%) React
17 98 (6.34%) SOAP
18 87 (5.63%) Node.js
19 80 (5.18%) JSON
20 79 (5.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 106 (6.86%) Greenfield Project
2 65 (4.21%) User Experience
3 61 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 41 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (1.62%) Fintech
8 23 (1.49%) Renewable Energy
9 21 (1.36%) Management Information System
10 12 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
12 10 (0.65%) Driving Licence
13 8 (0.52%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.52%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.26%) Data Centre
15 3 (0.19%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.19%) PKI
15 3 (0.19%) Video Conferencing
16 2 (0.13%) Digital Media
16 2 (0.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 150 (9.71%) Windows
2 73 (4.72%) Linux
3 45 (2.91%) Android
4 36 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 29 (1.88%) Windows Server
6 14 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 12 (0.78%) Unix
8 11 (0.71%) Solaris
8 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.065%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 699 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 659 (42.65%) MVC
3 276 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 261 (16.89%) Scrum
5 239 (15.47%) TDD
6 196 (12.69%) Test Automation
7 179 (11.59%) SDLC
8 165 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
9 145 (9.39%) Microservices
10 128 (8.28%) OO
10 128 (8.28%) Web Development
11 119 (7.70%) Digital Marketing
12 114 (7.38%) Programme Management
13 113 (7.31%) Continuous Delivery
14 112 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
14 112 (7.25%) DevOps
15 111 (7.18%) Unit Testing
16 110 (7.12%) Mentoring
17 91 (5.89%) Coaching
18 90 (5.83%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,298 (84.01%) C#
2 775 (50.16%) JavaScript
3 523 (33.85%) SQL
4 225 (14.56%) Java
5 109 (7.06%) VB.NET
6 101 (6.54%) T-SQL
7 94 (6.08%) Python
8 93 (6.02%) TypeScript
9 92 (5.95%) C++
10 70 (4.53%) PHP
11 66 (4.27%) VB
12 53 (3.43%) PowerShell
13 50 (3.24%) C
14 27 (1.75%) Ruby
15 22 (1.42%) VB6
16 19 (1.23%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.17%) Perl
18 16 (1.04%) Bash Shell
19 14 (0.91%) Objective-C
20 12 (0.78%) ES6
Qualifications
1 181 (11.72%) Degree
2 88 (5.70%) Security Cleared
3 63 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 55 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (3.30%) SC Cleared
6 24 (1.55%) DV Cleared
7 17 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
8 15 (0.97%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.91%) MCSE
10 13 (0.84%) CCNA
10 13 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (0.84%) ISEB
10 13 (0.84%) MCPD
11 12 (0.78%) CISSP
11 12 (0.78%) CompTIA Security+
11 12 (0.78%) GIAC
11 12 (0.78%) Linux+ Certification
11 12 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
11 12 (0.78%) SANS
11 12 (0.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.88%) QA
2 9 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.52%) SLA
4 5 (0.32%) GDPR
5 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.065%) HL7
System Software
1 58 (3.75%) Docker
2 14 (0.91%) vSphere
3 13 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.065%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (0.91%) Puppet
1 14 (0.91%) Salt
2 11 (0.71%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.58%) Ansible
3 9 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.45%) WSUS
5 6 (0.39%) SCCM
6 5 (0.32%) Terraform
7 4 (0.26%) HP ALM
8 3 (0.19%) CA Service Virtualization
9 2 (0.13%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.13%) SCOM
9 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.065%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.065%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.065%) Kibana
10 1 (0.065%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 481 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 157 (10.16%) Oracle
3 124 (8.03%) SAP
4 37 (2.39%) Sitecore
5 29 (1.88%) Google
6 28 (1.81%) Xamarin
7 24 (1.55%) DevExpress
8 14 (0.91%) Ivanti
9 11 (0.71%) IBM
10 10 (0.65%) Informatica
11 9 (0.58%) Trillium
12 8 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.52%) Siebel
12 8 (0.52%) Twitter
13 7 (0.45%) HP
13 7 (0.45%) Sage
14 6 (0.39%) Tableau
14 6 (0.39%) Telerik
15 5 (0.32%) Apple
15 5 (0.32%) Sencha