Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,606 2,049 1,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.25% 19.05% 18.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.61% 46.12% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,374 1,887 1,702
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 3,860 4,443 4,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.06% 41.31% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,165 3,843 3,896
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -

.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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 0 475 £45,000 - 54
Dorset 0 470 £40,000 - 54
Wiltshire -2 263 £45,000 +12.50% 34
Somerset -1 137 £44,765 +5.33% 20
Gloucestershire -17 133 £42,500 +4.94% 44
Devon -4 103 £37,500 -6.25% 42
Cornwall +5 13 £35,000 -22.22% 5
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 1,358 (84.56%) C#
2 838 (52.18%) JavaScript
3 799 (49.75%) ASP.NET
4 786 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
5 741 (46.14%) SQL Server
6 695 (43.28%) MVC
7 606 (37.73%) SQL
8 559 (34.81%) HTML
9 534 (33.25%) CSS
10 443 (27.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 418 (26.03%) AngularJS
12 389 (24.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 367 (22.85%) .NET Framework
14 364 (22.67%) Microsoft
15 326 (20.30%) Software Engineering
16 325 (20.24%) Finance
17 313 (19.49%) jQuery
18 299 (18.62%) ASP.NET Web API
19 295 (18.37%) .NET Core
20 282 (17.56%) Scrum
21 263 (16.38%) TDD
22 227 (14.13%) Degree
23 225 (14.01%) Git (software)
24 209 (13.01%) Web Services
25 201 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
26 200 (12.45%) React
27 187 (11.64%) Microservices
28 181 (11.27%) Mentoring
29 176 (10.96%) Web Development
30 175 (10.90%) SDLC

.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 56 (3.49%) CMS
2 55 (3.42%) IIS
3 28 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 26 (1.62%) Umbraco
5 18 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (1.06%) Confluence
7 15 (0.93%) Apache
8 14 (0.87%) Apache Spark
8 14 (0.87%) SharePoint
9 13 (0.81%) OpenStack
10 12 (0.75%) EPiServer
11 10 (0.62%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.56%) nginx
13 8 (0.50%) NServiceBus
13 8 (0.50%) WordPress
14 7 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.44%) Drupal
14 7 (0.44%) MS Exchange
15 6 (0.37%) ColdFusion
15 6 (0.37%) GeoServer
Applications
1 43 (2.68%) Chatbot
2 13 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (0.50%) GIMP
6 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.25%) InVision
8 4 (0.25%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 27 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.062%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 389 (24.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 201 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.36%) SaaS
4 44 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (1.37%) npm
6 21 (1.31%) OpenShift
7 17 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
8 15 (0.93%) Power Platform
9 14 (0.87%) PaaS
10 13 (0.81%) NuGet
11 12 (0.75%) IaaS
12 11 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
13 10 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (0.56%) Serverless
15 8 (0.50%) Apigee
15 8 (0.50%) iPaaS
16 7 (0.44%) Office 365
16 7 (0.44%) PowerApps
17 6 (0.37%) GitHub
18 4 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 21 (1.31%) Internet
3 14 (0.87%) Firewall
3 14 (0.87%) HTTPS
4 13 (0.81%) HTTP
5 8 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 6 (0.37%) Bluetooth
6 6 (0.37%) NFC
6 6 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.31%) DNS
8 4 (0.25%) 3G
8 4 (0.25%) 4G
9 2 (0.12%) SSL
10 1 (0.062%) Hyperconnected
10 1 (0.062%) Intranet
10 1 (0.062%) LAN
10 1 (0.062%) PBX
10 1 (0.062%) RS-232
10 1 (0.062%) WAN
10 1 (0.062%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 741 (46.14%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.35%) MySQL
3 70 (4.36%) Relational Database
4 60 (3.74%) MongoDB
4 60 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (2.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 39 (2.43%) Big Data
8 35 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 34 (2.12%) NoSQL
10 33 (2.05%) Redis
11 22 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (1.00%) SQL Server 2017
15 14 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
16 12 (0.75%) Oracle Database
16 12 (0.75%) Power BI
16 12 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 225 (14.01%) Git (software)
2 127 (7.91%) Visual Studio
3 119 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 88 (5.48%) JIRA
5 54 (3.36%) Visual Studio Team System
6 46 (2.86%) Selenium
7 44 (2.74%) NUnit
8 41 (2.55%) Bitbucket
9 34 (2.12%) Subversion
10 31 (1.93%) git-flow
11 29 (1.81%) Jenkins
12 24 (1.49%) TeamCity
13 16 (1.00%) AccuRev
14 14 (0.87%) JUnit
15 13 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (0.81%) WebDriver
16 12 (0.75%) gulp
16 12 (0.75%) MSTest
17 11 (0.68%) JMeter
18 10 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 325 (20.24%) Finance
2 137 (8.53%) Marketing
3 110 (6.85%) Manufacturing
4 66 (4.11%) Electronics
5 63 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 45 (2.80%) Retail
7 29 (1.81%) Banking
8 28 (1.74%) Games
9 9 (0.56%) Legal
10 6 (0.37%) Local Government
11 5 (0.31%) Back Office
11 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.25%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.12%) Advertising
14 2 (0.12%) Automotive
15 1 (0.062%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1,157 (72.04%) Developer
2 609 (37.92%) .NET Developer
3 404 (25.16%) C# Developer
4 298 (18.56%) Software Developer
5 252 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 156 (9.71%) Software Engineer
7 153 (9.53%) Senior Developer
8 107 (6.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 105 (6.54%) ASP.NET Developer
10 97 (6.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 92 (5.73%) .NET Software Developer
11 92 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
11 92 (5.73%) Senior .NET Developer
12 91 (5.67%) C# Software Developer
13 79 (4.92%) Lead Developer
14 70 (4.36%) Azure Developer
15 69 (4.30%) Analyst
15 69 (4.30%) Junior
16 67 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
17 64 (3.99%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 799 (49.75%) ASP.NET
2 559 (34.81%) HTML
3 534 (33.25%) CSS
4 443 (27.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 418 (26.03%) AngularJS
6 367 (22.85%) .NET Framework
7 313 (19.49%) jQuery
8 299 (18.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 295 (18.37%) .NET Core
10 209 (13.01%) Web Services
11 200 (12.45%) React
12 167 (10.40%) Entity Framework
13 166 (10.34%) HTML5
14 129 (8.03%) WCF
15 113 (7.04%) XML
16 100 (6.23%) REST
17 87 (5.42%) Node.js
18 83 (5.17%) JSON
19 75 (4.67%) WPF
20 73 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 174 (10.83%) Greenfield Project
2 77 (4.79%) User Experience
3 71 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 15 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 14 (0.87%) Robotics
7 14 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (0.62%) Cybercrime
9 10 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (0.62%) Public Cloud
10 9 (0.56%) Life Science
11 7 (0.44%) Social Media
12 6 (0.37%) 3D Printing
12 6 (0.37%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (0.37%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.37%) Learning Management System
13 5 (0.31%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.31%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 147 (9.15%) Windows
2 90 (5.60%) Linux
3 33 (2.05%) Android
4 29 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 23 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.25%) Unix
7 3 (0.19%) CentOS
7 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.062%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.062%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 786 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 695 (43.28%) MVC
3 326 (20.30%) Software Engineering
4 282 (17.56%) Scrum
5 263 (16.38%) TDD
6 187 (11.64%) Microservices
7 181 (11.27%) Mentoring
8 176 (10.96%) Web Development
9 175 (10.90%) SDLC
10 164 (10.21%) Test Automation
11 161 (10.02%) DevOps
12 111 (6.91%) BDD
12 111 (6.91%) OO
13 106 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
14 102 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
15 98 (6.10%) SOLID
16 94 (5.85%) Problem-Solving
17 88 (5.48%) Coaching
18 84 (5.23%) Artificial Intelligence
18 84 (5.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,358 (84.56%) C#
2 838 (52.18%) JavaScript
3 606 (37.73%) SQL
4 156 (9.71%) TypeScript
5 133 (8.28%) Java
6 110 (6.85%) VB.NET
7 82 (5.11%) T-SQL
8 68 (4.23%) Python
9 59 (3.67%) C++
10 50 (3.11%) C
10 50 (3.11%) PowerShell
11 49 (3.05%) PHP
12 45 (2.80%) VB
13 30 (1.87%) ES6
14 25 (1.56%) VB6
15 18 (1.12%) Go
16 13 (0.81%) VBA
17 9 (0.56%) Bash Shell
18 8 (0.50%) R
19 6 (0.37%) F#
Qualifications
1 227 (14.13%) Degree
2 126 (7.85%) Security Cleared
3 73 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 63 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 15 (0.93%) HND
8 14 (0.87%) CCNA
8 14 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.81%) CISSP
9 13 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
9 13 (0.81%) GIAC
9 13 (0.81%) Linux+ Certification
9 13 (0.81%) MCSE
9 13 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
9 13 (0.81%) SANS
9 13 (0.81%) SSCP
10 6 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.19%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.86%) QA
2 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (0.25%) NCSC
4 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.062%) EMIR
5 1 (0.062%) HL7
5 1 (0.062%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.062%) MiFID
5 1 (0.062%) MISRA
5 1 (0.062%) MISRA C
System Software
1 132 (8.22%) Docker
2 16 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.31%) vSphere
6 3 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 113 (7.04%) Kubernetes
2 12 (0.75%) Ansible
3 10 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.50%) Grafana
5 7 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.37%) Terraform
7 5 (0.31%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.31%) Puppet
8 3 (0.19%) Salt
8 3 (0.19%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.062%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.062%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.062%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.062%) SCCM
Vendors
1 364 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 108 (6.72%) Oracle
3 83 (5.17%) SAP
4 49 (3.05%) Google
5 32 (1.99%) Sitecore
6 30 (1.87%) DevExpress
7 19 (1.18%) Xamarin
8 15 (0.93%) Tableau
9 14 (0.87%) Atlassian
10 10 (0.62%) Sage
10 10 (0.62%) VMware
11 8 (0.50%) Veracode
12 6 (0.37%) Adobe
12 6 (0.37%) Alteryx
12 6 (0.37%) FNZ
12 6 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.37%) Talend
13 5 (0.31%) Blue Prism
14 4 (0.25%) MuleSoft
15 3 (0.19%) F5