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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 942 991 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.63% 16.89% 20.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.90% 42.75% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 820 905 1166
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 2196 2318 2620
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.42% 39.51% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1962 2374
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 £30,000 £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 28 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 28 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 +3 405 £45,000 +5.88% 60
Somerset -1 164 £39,500 +5.33% 13
Gloucestershire +15 114 £37,500 - 7
Dorset +4 105 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Wiltshire -7 78 £40,000 - 11
Devon -3 61 £37,500 +15.38% 15
Cornwall +9 13 £33,000 -14.28% 4
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 1482 (81.07%) C#
2 1025 (56.07%) Agile Software Development
3 941 (51.48%) ASP.NET
4 881 (48.19%) JavaScript
5 880 (48.14%) SQL Server
6 820 (44.86%) MVC
7 772 (42.23%) HTML
8 647 (35.39%) CSS
9 579 (31.67%) SQL
10 509 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 481 (26.31%) .NET Framework
12 417 (22.81%) Microsoft
13 390 (21.33%) AngularJS
14 354 (19.37%) Scrum
15 346 (18.93%) TDD
16 340 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
17 334 (18.27%) Java
18 312 (17.07%) Finance
19 292 (15.97%) Software Engineering
20 285 (15.59%) jQuery
21 275 (15.04%) Entity Framework
22 263 (14.39%) WCF
23 248 (13.57%) Web Development
24 243 (13.29%) HTML5
25 239 (13.07%) OO
26 215 (11.76%) Degree
27 213 (11.65%) Windows
28 207 (11.32%) SDLC
29 196 (10.72%) Web Services
30 194 (10.61%) 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
1 123 (6.73%) IIS
2 70 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.39%) CMS
4 50 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
5 41 (2.24%) Umbraco
6 37 (2.02%) Tomcat
7 29 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (1.26%) WebSphere
9 22 (1.20%) Apache
10 20 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (0.77%) NServiceBus
13 13 (0.71%) Apache Spark
13 13 (0.71%) Jetty
13 13 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
14 12 (0.66%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.55%) JBoss
15 10 (0.55%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.49%) Kentico
17 7 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 180 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.93%) 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 (0.055%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 27 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.60%) Oracle HRMS
3 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.22%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.16%) Sage 1000
5 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.055%) Changepoint
6 1 (0.055%) Maximo
6 1 (0.055%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.055%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 186 (10.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (2.46%) 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%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.055%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.055%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.17%) Internet
2 32 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 27 (1.48%) HTTP
4 16 (0.88%) Intranet
5 14 (0.77%) LAN
5 14 (0.77%) WAN
6 13 (0.71%) Kerberos
6 13 (0.71%) Wireshark
7 11 (0.60%) Firewall
8 5 (0.27%) Skype
9 4 (0.22%) Broadband
9 4 (0.22%) Extranet
9 4 (0.22%) SSL
10 3 (0.16%) MQTT
11 2 (0.11%) DNS
12 1 (0.055%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.055%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.055%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.055%) SAN
12 1 (0.055%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 880 (48.14%) SQL Server
2 139 (7.60%) NoSQL
3 103 (5.63%) Big Data
4 98 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 91 (4.98%) MongoDB
6 66 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 51 (2.79%) MySQL
8 48 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 45 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (2.08%) RDBMS
10 38 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 35 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 31 (1.70%) Hadoop
13 30 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
14 17 (0.93%) Redis
15 15 (0.82%) Couchbase
16 14 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
18 11 (0.60%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 194 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 170 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 151 (8.26%) Git (software)
4 70 (3.83%) Selenium
5 65 (3.56%) NUnit
5 65 (3.56%) Subversion
6 50 (2.74%) JIRA
7 47 (2.57%) Visual Studio Team System
8 37 (2.02%) Moq
9 33 (1.81%) SpecFlow
10 32 (1.75%) MSTest
11 26 (1.42%) TeamCity
12 21 (1.15%) Jenkins
13 19 (1.04%) JUnit
14 17 (0.93%) WebDriver
15 16 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
16 15 (0.82%) Grunt
17 14 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 14 (0.77%) Bitbucket
18 13 (0.71%) Protractor
General
1 312 (17.07%) Finance
2 94 (5.14%) Telecoms
3 82 (4.49%) Banking
4 71 (3.88%) Retail
5 65 (3.56%) Marketing
6 52 (2.84%) Games
7 47 (2.57%) Manufacturing
8 46 (2.52%) Advertising
9 45 (2.46%) Electronics
10 10 (0.55%) Online Betting
11 9 (0.49%) Legal
12 8 (0.44%) Publishing
13 7 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.33%) Back Office
15 4 (0.22%) Automotive
16 3 (0.16%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.16%) Law
17 2 (0.11%) Music Industry
18 1 (0.055%) Billing
18 1 (0.055%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1265 (69.20%) Developer
2 887 (48.52%) .NET Developer
3 529 (28.94%) C# Developer
4 408 (22.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 207 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 207 (11.32%) Software Developer
6 198 (10.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 171 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 167 (9.14%) Software Engineer
9 166 (9.08%) Senior .NET Developer
10 138 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 136 (7.44%) .NET Software Developer
12 124 (6.78%) C# Software Developer
13 100 (5.47%) Architect
14 97 (5.31%) Web Developer
15 95 (5.20%) Lead Developer
16 89 (4.87%) Lead .NET Developer
17 87 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
18 86 (4.70%) Junior
19 74 (4.05%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 941 (51.48%) ASP.NET
2 772 (42.23%) HTML
3 647 (35.39%) CSS
4 509 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 481 (26.31%) .NET Framework
6 390 (21.33%) AngularJS
7 340 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 285 (15.59%) jQuery
9 275 (15.04%) Entity Framework
10 263 (14.39%) WCF
11 243 (13.29%) HTML5
12 196 (10.72%) Web Services
13 176 (9.63%) RESTful
14 165 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 135 (7.39%) Node.js
16 127 (6.95%) WPF
17 125 (6.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 122 (6.67%) XML
19 110 (6.02%) CSS3
20 109 (5.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 94 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (4.60%) Computer Science
2 84 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
3 71 (3.88%) User Experience
4 49 (2.68%) Mobile App
5 35 (1.91%) N-Tier
6 22 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 13 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (0.71%) Social Media
8 12 (0.66%) Driving Licence
8 12 (0.66%) Streaming Video
9 10 (0.55%) BBC
9 10 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (0.55%) iPad
9 10 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 10 (0.55%) Online Games
9 10 (0.55%) Video on Demand
10 8 (0.44%) Internet of Things
11 7 (0.38%) Fintech
11 7 (0.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 213 (11.65%) Windows
2 69 (3.77%) Android
3 67 (3.67%) Linux
4 56 (3.06%) Windows Server
5 49 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 30 (1.64%) Unix
7 17 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.33%) CentOS
10 6 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.11%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.055%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1025 (56.07%) Agile Software Development
2 820 (44.86%) MVC
3 354 (19.37%) Scrum
4 346 (18.93%) TDD
5 292 (15.97%) Software Engineering
6 248 (13.57%) Web Development
7 239 (13.07%) OO
8 207 (11.32%) SDLC
9 189 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 175 (9.57%) Unit Testing
11 172 (9.41%) BDD
12 135 (7.39%) Mentoring
13 107 (5.85%) Web Application Development
14 99 (5.42%) Automated Testing
15 89 (4.87%) Project Management
16 83 (4.54%) OOP
17 76 (4.16%) ITIL
18 74 (4.05%) Open Source
19 72 (3.94%) Front End Development
20 65 (3.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1482 (81.07%) C#
2 881 (48.19%) JavaScript
3 579 (31.67%) SQL
4 334 (18.27%) Java
5 160 (8.75%) T-SQL
6 142 (7.77%) VB.NET
7 96 (5.25%) C++
8 78 (4.27%) PowerShell
9 69 (3.77%) VB
10 66 (3.61%) Python
11 62 (3.39%) Ruby
12 61 (3.34%) PHP
13 47 (2.57%) C
14 25 (1.37%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.09%) Perl
16 19 (1.04%) VBA
17 17 (0.93%) Scala
18 16 (0.88%) VB6
19 14 (0.77%) Apex Code
20 13 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 215 (11.76%) Degree
2 98 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 82 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 25 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.04%) CISSP
5 19 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 16 (0.88%) GIAC
6 16 (0.88%) PhD
6 16 (0.88%) SANS
7 12 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (0.66%) GCIA
7 12 (0.66%) GCIH
8 9 (0.49%) ISEB
9 8 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.38%) CCNA
10 7 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.33%) MCP
11 6 (0.33%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.27%) MCSD
13 4 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.84%) QA
2 16 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 10 (0.55%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.44%) SLA
6 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.055%) TickIT
System Software
1 23 (1.26%) Active Directory
1 23 (1.26%) Docker
2 14 (0.77%) vSphere
3 12 (0.66%) Firmware
3 12 (0.66%) Snort
4 7 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.22%) Xen
5 4 (0.22%) XenServer
6 3 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.055%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.055%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (1.31%) Puppet
2 20 (1.09%) Ansible
3 19 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.77%) Salt
5 12 (0.66%) Nmap
6 8 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.33%) Kibana
7 6 (0.33%) logstash
8 5 (0.27%) Terraform
9 4 (0.22%) Cobbler
9 4 (0.22%) HockeyApp
9 4 (0.22%) SCCM
9 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.11%) Grafana
10 2 (0.11%) Graphite
11 1 (0.055%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.055%) Marathon
11 1 (0.055%) Mesos
11 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.055%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 417 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 124 (6.78%) Oracle
3 83 (4.54%) Xamarin
4 31 (1.70%) SAP
5 29 (1.59%) Sitecore
6 24 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (1.20%) IBM
8 17 (0.93%) VMware
9 16 (0.88%) Facebook
9 16 (0.88%) Google
10 12 (0.66%) ArcSight
10 12 (0.66%) FireEye
10 12 (0.66%) LogRhythm
11 10 (0.55%) Apple
11 10 (0.55%) Red Hat
11 10 (0.55%) Sony
11 10 (0.55%) Yahoo!
12 8 (0.44%) Adobe
13 7 (0.38%) CA Agile Central
14 6 (0.33%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £30-45K + 20% Pension & 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Modis International
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Cardiff DT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £45-60K + 10% Bonus & 20% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-25,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Falmouth, Cornwall
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday