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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / South West
Rank 8 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 939 991 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.46% 16.86% 20.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.70% 42.72% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 817 905 1146
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2199 2320 2573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.24% 39.48% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1963 2329
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Bristol +1 405 £45,000 +5.88% 66
Somerset -1 172 £39,250 +4.66% 15
Gloucestershire +10 114 £37,500 - 9
Dorset +3 103 £40,000 +6.66% 16
Wiltshire -10 76 £40,000 - 15
Devon -6 57 £37,500 +15.38% 16
Cornwall +7 11 £36,250 -5.84% 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1499 (81.16%) C#
2 1027 (55.60%) Agile Software Development
3 955 (51.71%) ASP.NET
4 889 (48.13%) SQL Server
5 887 (48.02%) JavaScript
6 824 (44.61%) MVC
7 784 (42.45%) HTML
8 658 (35.63%) CSS
9 577 (31.24%) SQL
10 520 (28.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 490 (26.53%) .NET Framework
12 421 (22.79%) Microsoft
13 396 (21.44%) AngularJS
14 356 (19.27%) Scrum
15 346 (18.73%) ASP.NET Web API
16 342 (18.52%) TDD
17 333 (18.03%) Java
18 312 (16.89%) Finance
19 291 (15.76%) Software Engineering
20 289 (15.65%) jQuery
21 279 (15.11%) Entity Framework
22 263 (14.24%) WCF
23 256 (13.86%) Web Development
24 254 (13.75%) HTML5
25 241 (13.05%) OO
26 225 (12.18%) Windows
27 215 (11.64%) Degree
28 213 (11.53%) SDLC
29 199 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
30 197 (10.67%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related 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
1 125 (6.77%) IIS
2 70 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 64 (3.47%) CMS
4 48 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
5 42 (2.27%) Umbraco
6 39 (2.11%) Tomcat
7 30 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (1.35%) Apache
9 23 (1.25%) WebSphere
10 21 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (0.81%) Jetty
12 15 (0.81%) NServiceBus
13 14 (0.76%) Apache Spark
13 14 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
14 12 (0.65%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.54%) JBoss
15 10 (0.54%) Kentico
15 10 (0.54%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 181 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.92%) MS Office
3 5 (0.27%) MS Project
4 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.11%) HipChat
6 1 (0.054%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.54%) Oracle HRMS
4 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.22%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.16%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.054%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.054%) Maximo
7 1 (0.054%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.054%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 190 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (2.49%) SaaS
4 7 (0.38%) Slack
5 5 (0.27%) Office 365
6 4 (0.22%) GitHub
7 3 (0.16%) IaaS
7 3 (0.16%) PaaS
8 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.054%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.054%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.054%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.054%) G Suite
9 1 (0.054%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.054%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.14%) Internet
2 32 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 27 (1.46%) HTTP
4 15 (0.81%) Intranet
5 14 (0.76%) LAN
5 14 (0.76%) WAN
6 13 (0.70%) Kerberos
6 13 (0.70%) Wireshark
7 11 (0.60%) Firewall
8 5 (0.27%) Skype
9 4 (0.22%) Extranet
9 4 (0.22%) SSL
10 3 (0.16%) Broadband
11 2 (0.11%) DNS
11 2 (0.11%) MQTT
12 1 (0.054%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.054%) Network Security
12 1 (0.054%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.054%) SAN
12 1 (0.054%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 889 (48.13%) SQL Server
2 139 (7.53%) NoSQL
3 103 (5.58%) Big Data
4 96 (5.20%) Relational Database
5 94 (5.09%) MongoDB
6 68 (3.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 51 (2.76%) MySQL
8 50 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (2.06%) RDBMS
10 38 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 32 (1.73%) Hadoop
13 29 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
14 17 (0.92%) Redis
15 15 (0.81%) Couchbase
16 14 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
18 12 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
19 10 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 199 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 174 (9.42%) Visual Studio
3 158 (8.55%) Git (software)
4 73 (3.95%) Selenium
5 65 (3.52%) NUnit
6 63 (3.41%) Subversion
7 49 (2.65%) JIRA
8 46 (2.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 37 (2.00%) Moq
10 36 (1.95%) SpecFlow
11 30 (1.62%) MSTest
12 25 (1.35%) TeamCity
13 23 (1.25%) Jenkins
14 19 (1.03%) JUnit
15 17 (0.92%) WebDriver
16 15 (0.81%) Grunt
16 15 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
17 14 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 14 (0.76%) Bitbucket
17 14 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 312 (16.89%) Finance
2 92 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 82 (4.44%) Banking
4 72 (3.90%) Retail
5 67 (3.63%) Marketing
6 54 (2.92%) Games
7 46 (2.49%) Advertising
8 45 (2.44%) Manufacturing
9 41 (2.22%) Electronics
10 11 (0.60%) Online Betting
11 9 (0.49%) Legal
12 8 (0.43%) Publishing
13 7 (0.38%) Back Office
13 7 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.16%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.16%) Automotive
14 3 (0.16%) Law
15 2 (0.11%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.054%) Billing
16 1 (0.054%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1277 (69.14%) Developer
2 897 (48.57%) .NET Developer
3 536 (29.02%) C# Developer
4 415 (22.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 211 (11.42%) Senior Developer
6 206 (11.15%) Software Developer
7 196 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
8 172 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 171 (9.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 167 (9.04%) Software Engineer
11 137 (7.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 135 (7.31%) .NET Software Developer
13 123 (6.66%) C# Software Developer
14 103 (5.58%) Architect
15 101 (5.47%) Web Developer
16 96 (5.20%) Lead Developer
17 90 (4.87%) Lead .NET Developer
18 87 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
19 86 (4.66%) Junior
20 75 (4.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 955 (51.71%) ASP.NET
2 784 (42.45%) HTML
3 658 (35.63%) CSS
4 520 (28.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 490 (26.53%) .NET Framework
6 396 (21.44%) AngularJS
7 346 (18.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 289 (15.65%) jQuery
9 279 (15.11%) Entity Framework
10 263 (14.24%) WCF
11 254 (13.75%) HTML5
12 197 (10.67%) Web Services
13 179 (9.69%) RESTful
14 167 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 133 (7.20%) Node.js
16 131 (7.09%) WPF
17 130 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 125 (6.77%) XML
19 113 (6.12%) CSS3
20 109 (5.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 92 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 83 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 68 (3.68%) User Experience
5 48 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 34 (1.84%) N-Tier
7 22 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 13 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (0.70%) Social Media
9 12 (0.65%) Driving Licence
9 12 (0.65%) Streaming Video
10 11 (0.60%) Online Games
11 10 (0.54%) BBC
11 10 (0.54%) iPad
11 10 (0.54%) Mainframe
11 10 (0.54%) Video on Demand
12 9 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (0.43%) Fintech
14 7 (0.38%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 225 (12.18%) Windows
2 72 (3.90%) Linux
3 69 (3.74%) Android
4 58 (3.14%) Windows Server
5 49 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 30 (1.62%) Unix
7 19 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.49%) CentOS
11 6 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.11%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.054%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1027 (55.60%) Agile Software Development
2 824 (44.61%) MVC
3 356 (19.27%) Scrum
4 342 (18.52%) TDD
5 291 (15.76%) Software Engineering
6 256 (13.86%) Web Development
7 241 (13.05%) OO
8 213 (11.53%) SDLC
9 187 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
10 178 (9.64%) Unit Testing
11 170 (9.20%) BDD
12 135 (7.31%) Mentoring
13 108 (5.85%) Web Application Development
14 97 (5.25%) Automated Testing
15 87 (4.71%) Project Management
16 84 (4.55%) OOP
17 78 (4.22%) ITIL
18 72 (3.90%) Front End Development
18 72 (3.90%) Open Source
19 64 (3.47%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1499 (81.16%) C#
2 887 (48.02%) JavaScript
3 577 (31.24%) SQL
4 333 (18.03%) Java
5 160 (8.66%) T-SQL
6 140 (7.58%) VB.NET
7 98 (5.31%) C++
8 79 (4.28%) PowerShell
9 67 (3.63%) Python
9 67 (3.63%) VB
10 65 (3.52%) PHP
11 60 (3.25%) Ruby
12 47 (2.54%) C
13 24 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.08%) Perl
15 19 (1.03%) VBA
16 17 (0.92%) Scala
17 14 (0.76%) Apex Code
17 14 (0.76%) VB6
18 13 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 215 (11.64%) Degree
2 100 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 83 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 25 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.08%) CISSP
6 19 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 16 (0.87%) GIAC
7 16 (0.87%) SANS
8 15 (0.81%) PhD
9 13 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
10 12 (0.65%) GCIA
10 12 (0.65%) GCIH
11 10 (0.54%) ISEB
12 9 (0.49%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.43%) CCNA
13 8 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.32%) MCP
15 5 (0.27%) MCSD
15 5 (0.27%) Postgraduate
16 4 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.65%) QA
2 16 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 10 (0.54%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.43%) SLA
6 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.054%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (1.35%) Docker
2 24 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.76%) vSphere
4 12 (0.65%) Snort
5 11 (0.60%) Firmware
6 7 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.22%) Xen
7 4 (0.22%) XenServer
8 3 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.054%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.054%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (1.30%) Puppet
2 20 (1.08%) Ansible
3 19 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.76%) Salt
5 12 (0.65%) Nmap
6 8 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.32%) Kibana
7 6 (0.32%) logstash
8 5 (0.27%) Terraform
9 4 (0.22%) Cobbler
9 4 (0.22%) SCCM
9 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.16%) Grafana
10 3 (0.16%) Graphite
10 3 (0.16%) HockeyApp
11 1 (0.054%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.054%) Marathon
11 1 (0.054%) Mesos
11 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.054%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 421 (22.79%) Microsoft
2 122 (6.61%) Oracle
3 84 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 31 (1.68%) Sitecore
5 30 (1.62%) SAP
6 23 (1.25%) IBM
6 23 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (0.92%) Google
7 17 (0.92%) VMware
8 16 (0.87%) Facebook
9 13 (0.70%) Red Hat
10 12 (0.65%) ArcSight
10 12 (0.65%) FireEye
10 12 (0.65%) LogRhythm
11 10 (0.54%) Apple
11 10 (0.54%) Sony
11 10 (0.54%) Yahoo!
12 8 (0.43%) Adobe
13 7 (0.38%) CA Agile Central
14 6 (0.32%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Somerset
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum + Car & Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per month
Posted: Yesterday
Fairford, Gloucestershire
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + healthcare, pension, flexitime
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday