Period
to 11 July 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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 8 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 706 1,619 2,098
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.84% 15.99% 19.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.87% 42.28% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 622 1,448 2,024
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £61,175
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.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 1,915 3,829 4,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.53% 37.82% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,558 3,155 3,927
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.48% +8.00% +5.26%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in the South West.

Salary trend for .NET in the South West

.NET
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in the South West over the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 July 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 +1 220 £47,500 +5.56% 28
Dorset -3 126 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Gloucestershire +13 118 £50,000 +17.65% 17
Wiltshire -7 113 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Somerset 0 80 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Devon -13 32 £42,500 +15.65% 13
Cornwall +12 11 £47,500 +34.75% 1
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 580 (82.15%) C#
2 356 (50.42%) JavaScript
3 342 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
4 278 (39.38%) ASP.NET
5 260 (36.83%) MVC
6 239 (33.85%) SQL
7 234 (33.14%) Microsoft
8 225 (31.87%) Azure
9 217 (30.74%) SQL Server
10 211 (29.89%) .NET Framework
11 194 (27.48%) HTML
12 189 (26.77%) CSS
13 182 (25.78%) AngularJS
14 177 (25.07%) .NET Core
15 135 (19.12%) Software Engineering
16 123 (17.42%) React
17 121 (17.14%) jQuery
18 120 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
19 113 (16.01%) Scrum
20 102 (14.45%) TDD
21 100 (14.16%) Test Automation
22 98 (13.88%) Web Services
23 96 (13.60%) Java
24 94 (13.31%) DevOps
25 91 (12.89%) Finance
26 88 (12.46%) Entity Framework
26 88 (12.46%) ASP.NET Web API
27 82 (11.61%) AWS
28 77 (10.91%) Windows
29 76 (10.76%) OO

.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 43 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.69%) CMS
3 15 (2.12%) IIS
3 15 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.42%) Confluence
6 9 (1.27%) NServiceBus
6 9 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.85%) ArcGIS
7 6 (0.85%) Drupal
7 6 (0.85%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.85%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.57%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.14%) nginx
11 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.14%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 5 (0.71%) Maximo
3 5 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.28%) Raiser's Edge
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 225 (31.87%) Azure
2 82 (11.61%) AWS
3 24 (3.40%) Office 365
4 23 (3.26%) SaaS
5 22 (3.12%) Dynamics 365
6 18 (2.55%) GitHub
7 17 (2.41%) Serverless
8 16 (2.27%) GCP
9 15 (2.12%) Azure Functions
10 14 (1.98%) Power Platform
11 7 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.85%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.85%) PaaS
12 6 (0.85%) Slack
13 5 (0.71%) Azure Machine Learning
13 5 (0.71%) NuGet
13 5 (0.71%) Power Automate
14 3 (0.42%) PowerApps
15 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.27%) HTTP
2 11 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.27%) Skype
3 9 (1.27%) Structured Cabling
4 6 (0.85%) DNS
4 6 (0.85%) Intranet
4 6 (0.85%) MQTT
5 5 (0.71%) Internet
6 4 (0.57%) Extranet
7 3 (0.42%) Firewall
8 1 (0.14%) CTI
8 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.14%) NAS
8 1 (0.14%) RFID
8 1 (0.14%) SAN
8 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.14%) VoIP
8 1 (0.14%) VPN
8 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (30.74%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.96%) MongoDB
3 30 (4.25%) MySQL
4 25 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (2.97%) NoSQL
6 19 (2.69%) Geospatial Data
7 15 (2.12%) Big Data
8 14 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
8 14 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.98%) Power BI
9 12 (1.70%) GIS
10 11 (1.56%) SQLite
11 10 (1.42%) Redis
12 9 (1.27%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
13 8 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 64 (9.07%) Git (software)
2 56 (7.93%) Visual Studio
3 53 (7.51%) Selenium
4 51 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (3.82%) JIRA
6 23 (3.26%) Subversion
7 22 (3.12%) Cucumber
8 19 (2.69%) SpecFlow
9 17 (2.41%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.84%) Bitbucket
11 12 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (1.42%) NUnit
13 9 (1.27%) Protractor
14 7 (0.99%) Moq
14 7 (0.99%) WebDriver
15 5 (0.71%) MSI
15 5 (0.71%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.71%) WiX
16 4 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 91 (12.89%) Finance
2 33 (4.67%) Retail
3 24 (3.40%) Banking
4 21 (2.97%) Marketing
5 16 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 16 (2.27%) Public Sector
6 15 (2.12%) Back Office
7 10 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.27%) General Ledger
9 8 (1.13%) Automotive
10 6 (0.85%) Electronics
11 5 (0.71%) German Language
12 4 (0.57%) Legal
12 4 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.42%) Advertising
13 3 (0.42%) Law
13 3 (0.42%) Police
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 493 (69.83%) Developer
2 218 (30.88%) .NET Developer
3 143 (20.25%) Software Developer
4 119 (16.86%) C# Developer
5 78 (11.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 74 (10.48%) Senior Developer
7 60 (8.50%) Software Engineer
8 45 (6.37%) Lead Developer
9 40 (5.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 39 (5.52%) C# Software Developer
11 36 (5.10%) .NET Software Developer
12 26 (3.68%) Middleware Developer
12 26 (3.68%) Systems Developer
13 25 (3.54%) Full Stack Developer
14 24 (3.40%) Applications Developer
14 24 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 24 (3.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 23 (3.26%) Web Developer
16 22 (3.12%) Azure Developer
17 20 (2.83%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (39.38%) ASP.NET
2 211 (29.89%) .NET Framework
3 194 (27.48%) HTML
4 189 (26.77%) CSS
5 182 (25.78%) AngularJS
6 177 (25.07%) .NET Core
7 123 (17.42%) React
8 121 (17.14%) jQuery
9 120 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (13.88%) Web Services
11 88 (12.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 88 (12.46%) Entity Framework
12 64 (9.07%) RESTful
13 58 (8.22%) Vue.js
14 57 (8.07%) Node.js
15 54 (7.65%) REST
16 50 (7.08%) HTML5
17 46 (6.52%) WPF
18 42 (5.95%) XML
19 39 (5.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (4.96%) User Experience
3 22 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (2.55%) Reinsurance
5 17 (2.41%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.27%) Cloud Native
8 9 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.71%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.57%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.57%) iPhone
12 3 (0.42%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.42%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.42%) Renewable Energy
12 3 (0.42%) Tandem
13 2 (0.28%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 77 (10.91%) Windows
2 34 (4.82%) Linux
3 26 (3.68%) Android
4 13 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.27%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.42%) CentOS
9 2 (0.28%) Debian
10 1 (0.14%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (36.83%) MVC
3 135 (19.12%) Software Engineering
4 113 (16.01%) Scrum
5 102 (14.45%) TDD
6 100 (14.16%) Test Automation
7 94 (13.31%) DevOps
8 76 (10.76%) OO
9 72 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
10 65 (9.21%) SDLC
11 58 (8.22%) Web Development
12 55 (7.79%) Microservices
13 52 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (6.66%) Unit Testing
15 46 (6.52%) Mentoring
16 44 (6.23%) Fintech
17 39 (5.52%) CRM
18 38 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (5.38%) SOLID
19 35 (4.96%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 580 (82.15%) C#
2 356 (50.42%) JavaScript
3 239 (33.85%) SQL
4 96 (13.60%) Java
5 75 (10.62%) TypeScript
6 70 (9.92%) Python
7 62 (8.78%) T-SQL
8 39 (5.52%) C++
8 39 (5.52%) PHP
9 35 (4.96%) VB.NET
10 33 (4.67%) Ruby
11 21 (2.97%) C
12 17 (2.41%) Go
13 16 (2.27%) Objective-C
14 15 (2.12%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.84%) VB
16 5 (0.71%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.71%) VBScript
16 5 (0.71%) VC++
17 4 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (9.07%) Degree
2 57 (8.07%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.40%) DV Cleared
4 22 (3.12%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (1.84%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.42%) HND
9 8 (1.13%) ISEB
10 5 (0.71%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.71%) MCAD
11 3 (0.42%) MCPD
12 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.67%) QA
2 5 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 62 (8.78%) Docker
2 18 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.28%) Xen
5 1 (0.14%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 18 (2.55%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.71%) Ansible
3 4 (0.57%) Terraform
4 2 (0.28%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.28%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.28%) SCCM
4 2 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.14%) Istio
5 1 (0.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 234 (33.14%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.10%) Oracle
3 29 (4.11%) SAP
4 18 (2.55%) Sage
5 16 (2.27%) Xamarin
6 10 (1.42%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.13%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.85%) HP
9 5 (0.71%) IBM
9 5 (0.71%) MuleSoft
9 5 (0.71%) Progress
9 5 (0.71%) VMware
10 4 (0.57%) Nintex
11 3 (0.42%) Cadence
11 3 (0.42%) Google
11 3 (0.42%) Symantec
11 3 (0.42%) Veritas
12 2 (0.28%) BT
12 2 (0.28%) ESRI