Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,751 1,893 1,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.11% 18.82% 18.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.82% 42.01% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,583 1,675 1,790
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

.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 4,187 4,506 4,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.91% 44.79% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,517 3,873 3,780
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,738 £62,500 £60,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 0 660 £45,000 +5.88% 109
Dorset +1 377 £40,000 +6.67% 58
Wiltshire +4 261 £40,000 - 48
Gloucestershire -4 198 £45,000 +12.50% 40
Somerset -4 134 £42,029 -1.11% 36
Devon -2 70 £40,000 +6.67% 46
Cornwall -1 41 £35,500 +29.09% 11
Avon - 2 £50,000 - 2
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1,483 (84.69%) C#
2 878 (50.14%) JavaScript
3 864 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
4 813 (46.43%) SQL Server
5 798 (45.57%) ASP.NET
6 773 (44.15%) MVC
7 700 (39.98%) HTML
8 649 (37.06%) SQL
9 637 (36.38%) CSS
10 558 (31.87%) Microsoft
11 427 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 372 (21.25%) AngularJS
13 349 (19.93%) Scrum
14 348 (19.87%) .NET Framework
15 336 (19.19%) Finance
16 327 (18.68%) TDD
16 327 (18.68%) ASP.NET Web API
17 305 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
18 292 (16.68%) jQuery
19 270 (15.42%) Java
20 258 (14.73%) Software Engineering
21 243 (13.88%) Degree
22 231 (13.19%) SDLC
23 225 (12.85%) Test Automation
24 211 (12.05%) Git (software)
25 207 (11.82%) Web Services
26 198 (11.31%) Entity Framework
27 186 (10.62%) Windows
27 186 (10.62%) Web Development
28 184 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server

.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 47 (2.68%) CMS
2 46 (2.63%) Umbraco
3 42 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 36 (2.06%) IIS
5 28 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
6 21 (1.20%) Confluence
7 20 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 15 (0.86%) Apache Pig
10 10 (0.57%) EPiServer
11 8 (0.46%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.29%) Apache
13 5 (0.29%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.29%) WordPress
14 4 (0.23%) Kentico
14 4 (0.23%) Sitefinity
15 3 (0.17%) JBoss
16 2 (0.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.34%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.057%) Maya
Business Applications
1 21 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.46%) Siebel CRM
3 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.11%) Endur
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.057%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.057%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.057%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 305 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (4.00%) SaaS
4 18 (1.03%) PaaS
5 15 (0.86%) IaaS
6 14 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.63%) GitHub
8 10 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.51%) npm
9 9 (0.51%) Office 365
10 6 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
10 6 (0.34%) NuGet
11 5 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.23%) Serverless
13 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.11%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.17%) SSL
2 35 (2.00%) HTTP
3 26 (1.48%) Internet
4 24 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 19 (1.09%) Firewall
6 11 (0.63%) DNS
6 11 (0.63%) Intranet
7 9 (0.51%) SMS
8 8 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (0.34%) FTP
9 6 (0.34%) SMTP
10 5 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.29%) VoIP
11 4 (0.23%) Network Security
12 3 (0.17%) Broadband
12 3 (0.17%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.17%) RS-232
13 2 (0.11%) Modbus
13 2 (0.11%) VPN
14 1 (0.057%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 813 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 90 (5.14%) Relational Database
3 77 (4.40%) MySQL
4 66 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 58 (3.31%) RDBMS
6 56 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 46 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 45 (2.57%) Big Data
9 42 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (2.28%) SQL Server 2016
11 38 (2.17%) Oracle Database
12 35 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 34 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
15 29 (1.66%) Hadoop
16 25 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (1.37%) Geospatial Data
18 23 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
19 20 (1.14%) Redis
20 19 (1.09%) GIS
Development Applications
1 211 (12.05%) Git (software)
2 184 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 163 (9.31%) Visual Studio
4 108 (6.17%) Selenium
5 64 (3.66%) Jasmine
6 61 (3.48%) JIRA
7 49 (2.80%) JUnit
8 47 (2.68%) Protractor
9 44 (2.51%) TestNG
10 37 (2.11%) TeamCity
11 30 (1.71%) NUnit
12 26 (1.48%) gulp
12 26 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
13 25 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 25 (1.43%) ReSharper
14 23 (1.31%) Bitbucket
15 22 (1.26%) Jenkins
16 21 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
17 20 (1.14%) NCrunch
18 18 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 336 (19.19%) Finance
2 164 (9.37%) Marketing
3 153 (8.74%) Manufacturing
4 135 (7.71%) Telecoms
5 129 (7.37%) Electronics
6 53 (3.03%) Games
7 44 (2.51%) Retail
8 20 (1.14%) Military
9 14 (0.80%) Advertising
10 10 (0.57%) Law
11 9 (0.51%) Legal
12 8 (0.46%) Automotive
13 7 (0.40%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.29%) Back Office
15 4 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.17%) Banking
16 3 (0.17%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.11%) Local Government
18 1 (0.057%) Billing
18 1 (0.057%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,268 (72.42%) Developer
2 768 (43.86%) .NET Developer
3 434 (24.79%) C# Developer
4 368 (21.02%) Software Developer
5 353 (20.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 186 (10.62%) Senior Developer
7 145 (8.28%) .NET Software Developer
8 133 (7.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 127 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 127 (7.25%) Software Engineer
10 125 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
11 117 (6.68%) ASP.NET Developer
12 112 (6.40%) Junior
13 108 (6.17%) Junior Developer
14 103 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 77 (4.40%) Graduate
16 74 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
17 72 (4.11%) Lead Developer
18 71 (4.05%) Analyst
19 69 (3.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 798 (45.57%) ASP.NET
2 700 (39.98%) HTML
3 637 (36.38%) CSS
4 427 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 372 (21.25%) AngularJS
6 348 (19.87%) .NET Framework
7 327 (18.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 292 (16.68%) jQuery
9 207 (11.82%) Web Services
10 198 (11.31%) Entity Framework
11 182 (10.39%) HTML5
12 156 (8.91%) WCF
13 150 (8.57%) XML
14 145 (8.28%) REST
15 130 (7.42%) React
16 125 (7.14%) .NET Core
17 122 (6.97%) RESTful
18 114 (6.51%) WPF
19 109 (6.23%) KnockoutJS
20 106 (6.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 143 (8.17%) Greenfield Project
2 101 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 99 (5.65%) User Experience
4 90 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 51 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 51 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
7 45 (2.57%) Fintech
8 34 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 20 (1.14%) Renewable Energy
10 14 (0.80%) Data Structures
11 13 (0.74%) Driving Licence
12 11 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (0.57%) Robotics
14 9 (0.51%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.34%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.34%) PKI
16 4 (0.23%) Media Streaming
16 4 (0.23%) Social Network
16 4 (0.23%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 186 (10.62%) Windows
2 98 (5.60%) Linux
3 47 (2.68%) Android
4 41 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 21 (1.20%) Unix
7 16 (0.91%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.51%) Solaris
9 8 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.11%) CentOS
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.057%) Debian
13 1 (0.057%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
2 773 (44.15%) MVC
3 349 (19.93%) Scrum
4 327 (18.68%) TDD
5 258 (14.73%) Software Engineering
6 231 (13.19%) SDLC
7 225 (12.85%) Test Automation
8 186 (10.62%) Web Development
9 179 (10.22%) OO
10 178 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
11 149 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
12 135 (7.71%) Unit Testing
13 130 (7.42%) Digital Marketing
14 127 (7.25%) BDD
15 126 (7.20%) Programme Management
16 122 (6.97%) Problem-Solving
17 108 (6.17%) SOA
18 103 (5.88%) SOLID
19 97 (5.54%) DevOps
20 83 (4.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,483 (84.69%) C#
2 878 (50.14%) JavaScript
3 649 (37.06%) SQL
4 270 (15.42%) Java
5 143 (8.17%) C++
6 139 (7.94%) VB.NET
7 117 (6.68%) Python
8 112 (6.40%) T-SQL
9 104 (5.94%) TypeScript
10 93 (5.31%) PHP
11 74 (4.23%) C
12 59 (3.37%) VB
13 55 (3.14%) PowerShell
14 35 (2.00%) Ruby
15 33 (1.88%) Perl
16 23 (1.31%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.09%) Bash Shell
18 16 (0.91%) Objective-C
19 12 (0.69%) F#
20 10 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 243 (13.88%) Degree
2 108 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 89 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 78 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 57 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 24 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 22 (1.26%) MCPD
8 17 (0.97%) MCSE
9 16 (0.91%) CCNA
9 16 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (0.86%) CISSP
10 15 (0.86%) CompTIA Security+
10 15 (0.86%) GIAC
10 15 (0.86%) Linux+ Certification
10 15 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
10 15 (0.86%) SANS
10 15 (0.86%) SSCP
11 10 (0.57%) Postgraduate
12 9 (0.51%) ISEB
12 9 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.31%) QA
2 13 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.34%) SLA
5 4 (0.23%) GDPR
5 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.057%) HL7
System Software
1 55 (3.14%) Docker
2 16 (0.91%) vSphere
3 13 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.057%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (0.91%) Puppet
1 16 (0.91%) Salt
2 9 (0.51%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.51%) WSUS
3 8 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.34%) Ansible
5 5 (0.29%) SCCM
6 4 (0.23%) HP ALM
6 4 (0.23%) Kibana
6 4 (0.23%) Terraform
7 3 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 3 (0.17%) CA Service Virtualization
7 3 (0.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.11%) SCOM
8 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.057%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.057%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 558 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 183 (10.45%) Oracle
3 136 (7.77%) SAP
4 36 (2.06%) Sitecore
5 32 (1.83%) Google
6 31 (1.77%) Xamarin
7 15 (0.86%) IBM
8 14 (0.80%) Informatica
9 13 (0.74%) DevExpress
9 13 (0.74%) Trillium
9 13 (0.74%) Twitter
10 11 (0.63%) Ivanti
11 9 (0.51%) Facebook
11 9 (0.51%) HP
12 8 (0.46%) Siebel
12 8 (0.46%) Telerik
13 6 (0.34%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.34%) Sage
13 6 (0.34%) Sencha
13 6 (0.34%) Tableau