Period
to 26 January 2021

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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 16 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 632 1,256 1,501
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.36% 14.74% 15.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.49% 40.04% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 609 1,157 1,352
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,550 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 2,073 3,137 4,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 43.83% 36.81% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,712 2,575 3,302
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

.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 26 January 2021.

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 26 January 2021. 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 -7 227 £45,000 -5.26% 55
Dorset -2 92 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Somerset +10 90 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Gloucestershire +1 75 £45,000 -18.18% 28
Wiltshire -16 66 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Devon -1 62 £40,000 -6.43% 20
Cornwall -7 8 £33,500 -27.57% 1
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2021, 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.

1 514 (81.33%) C#
2 307 (48.58%) Azure
3 287 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
4 282 (44.62%) JavaScript
5 248 (39.24%) SQL
6 241 (38.13%) .NET Core
7 233 (36.87%) SQL Server
8 226 (35.76%) ASP.NET
9 217 (34.34%) MVC
10 215 (34.02%) HTML
11 207 (32.75%) CSS
12 178 (28.16%) .NET Framework
13 149 (23.58%) AngularJS
14 129 (20.41%) Microsoft
14 129 (20.41%) DevOps
15 115 (18.20%) Scrum
16 97 (15.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 94 (14.87%) React
18 93 (14.72%) TypeScript
19 90 (14.24%) ASP.NET Web API
20 89 (14.08%) TDD
21 81 (12.82%) Software Engineering
22 75 (11.87%) Test Automation
22 75 (11.87%) Web Development
23 74 (11.71%) AWS
24 72 (11.39%) Entity Framework
25 65 (10.28%) Git (software)
26 63 (9.97%) Unit Testing
26 63 (9.97%) OO
27 61 (9.65%) Java

.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 26 (4.11%) IIS
2 25 (3.96%) CMS
3 20 (3.16%) NServiceBus
3 20 (3.16%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.53%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.06%) Confluence
6 11 (1.74%) Drupal
7 8 (1.27%) EPiServer
8 7 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.11%) WordPress
9 6 (0.95%) Kentico
10 4 (0.63%) Apache
11 3 (0.47%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.16%) nginx
13 1 (0.16%) OnBase
Applications
1 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.47%) Adobe XD
3 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.95%) Maximo
4 5 (0.79%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.16%) Odoo
7 1 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 307 (48.58%) Azure
2 74 (11.71%) AWS
3 39 (6.17%) SaaS
4 15 (2.37%) Office 365
5 14 (2.22%) GCP
5 14 (2.22%) npm
5 14 (2.22%) Serverless
6 11 (1.74%) NuGet
7 10 (1.58%) Power Platform
8 8 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (1.27%) GitHub
9 7 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (1.11%) Slack
10 6 (0.95%) Amazon Cognito
10 6 (0.95%) Azure Functions
10 6 (0.95%) Logic Apps
11 5 (0.79%) Azure Machine Learning
11 5 (0.79%) Trello
12 4 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.64%) Internet
2 15 (2.37%) HTTP
3 13 (2.06%) DNS
4 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.16%) DHCP
5 1 (0.16%) LAN
5 1 (0.16%) SSL
5 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.16%) WAN
5 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (36.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 23 (3.64%) MySQL
4 17 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.37%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.37%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (1.42%) Big Data
9 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.79%) Cosmos DB
10 5 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.79%) GIS
10 5 (0.79%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.79%) Redis
11 4 (0.63%) MS Access
11 4 (0.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 65 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 42 (6.65%) Visual Studio
3 30 (4.75%) JIRA
4 28 (4.43%) Selenium
5 23 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (2.85%) Bitbucket
7 14 (2.22%) Subversion
8 11 (1.74%) Postman
9 8 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (1.11%) Mercurial
10 7 (1.11%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.11%) WebDriver
11 6 (0.95%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.79%) NUnit
12 5 (0.79%) Protractor
12 5 (0.79%) Visual Studio Code
13 4 (0.63%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (7.59%) Finance
2 45 (7.12%) Public Sector
3 27 (4.27%) Manufacturing
4 25 (3.96%) Marketing
5 21 (3.32%) Electronics
5 21 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.74%) Aerospace
6 11 (1.74%) Police
7 7 (1.11%) Local Government
8 6 (0.95%) Retail
9 5 (0.79%) Banking
9 5 (0.79%) Publishing
10 4 (0.63%) Automotive
11 3 (0.47%) Back Office
11 3 (0.47%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 484 (76.58%) Developer
2 230 (36.39%) .NET Developer
3 140 (22.15%) Software Developer
4 132 (20.89%) Senior Developer
5 120 (18.99%) C# Developer
6 86 (13.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 67 (10.60%) Senior .NET Developer
8 59 (9.34%) Lead Developer
9 54 (8.54%) Full Stack Developer
10 50 (7.91%) Software Engineer
11 46 (7.28%) .NET Software Developer
12 41 (6.49%) Senior C# Developer
13 37 (5.85%) C# Software Developer
14 36 (5.70%) Senior Software Developer
15 34 (5.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 33 (5.22%) Azure Developer
17 25 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 24 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
19 23 (3.64%) Architect
20 21 (3.32%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (38.13%) .NET Core
2 226 (35.76%) ASP.NET
3 215 (34.02%) HTML
4 207 (32.75%) CSS
5 178 (28.16%) .NET Framework
6 149 (23.58%) AngularJS
7 97 (15.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 94 (14.87%) React
9 90 (14.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 72 (11.39%) Entity Framework
11 57 (9.02%) Vue.js
12 52 (8.23%) HTML5
13 42 (6.65%) jQuery
13 42 (6.65%) Node.js
14 41 (6.49%) XML
15 40 (6.33%) ASP.NET Core
16 39 (6.17%) REST
17 37 (5.85%) Web Services
18 34 (5.38%) RESTful
19 31 (4.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.75%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (4.27%) User Experience
3 21 (3.32%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.79%) NHS
7 5 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
8 4 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.47%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.47%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.47%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.32%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.16%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (9.34%) Windows
2 25 (3.96%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.37%) Linux
4 9 (1.42%) Android
5 8 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (34.34%) MVC
3 129 (20.41%) DevOps
4 115 (18.20%) Scrum
5 89 (14.08%) TDD
6 81 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 75 (11.87%) Test Automation
7 75 (11.87%) Web Development
8 63 (9.97%) OO
8 63 (9.97%) Unit Testing
9 59 (9.34%) Mentoring
10 47 (7.44%) SDLC
11 43 (6.80%) Microservices
12 40 (6.33%) Collaborative Working
13 38 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (5.70%) Coaching
14 36 (5.70%) CRM
14 36 (5.70%) Problem-Solving
15 33 (5.22%) API Development
15 33 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 514 (81.33%) C#
2 282 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 248 (39.24%) SQL
4 93 (14.72%) TypeScript
5 61 (9.65%) Java
6 48 (7.59%) T-SQL
7 32 (5.06%) Python
8 27 (4.27%) VB.NET
9 22 (3.48%) VB
10 17 (2.69%) PHP
11 14 (2.22%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.27%) C++
12 8 (1.27%) XAML
13 7 (1.11%) VB6
13 7 (1.11%) VBA
14 6 (0.95%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.79%) ES6
16 4 (0.63%) ABAP
16 4 (0.63%) Ruby
17 3 (0.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 58 (9.18%) Security Cleared
2 55 (8.70%) Degree
3 35 (5.54%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.11%) HNC
5 20 (3.16%) HND
6 10 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.79%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.63%) ISEB
8 4 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.63%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.47%) MCPD
10 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.69%) QA
2 4 (0.63%) WAI
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (5.70%) Docker
2 13 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (2.22%) Terraform
2 13 (2.06%) Kubernetes
3 9 (1.42%) MIIS
4 4 (0.63%) Ansible
4 4 (0.63%) Grafana
4 4 (0.63%) Graphite
4 4 (0.63%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.32%) Packer
Vendors
1 129 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.54%) Oracle
3 25 (3.96%) SAP
4 23 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 14 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.74%) Atlassian
6 11 (1.74%) MuleSoft
7 9 (1.42%) DevExpress
8 8 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.95%) Cadence
10 4 (0.63%) Google
10 4 (0.63%) IBM
10 4 (0.63%) Splunk
10 4 (0.63%) Sybase
11 3 (0.47%) Adobe
11 3 (0.47%) ESRI
12 2 (0.32%) Apple
12 2 (0.32%) BT
12 2 (0.32%) Teradata
12 2 (0.32%) Yahoo!