Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1900 1979 2296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.74% 18.21% 19.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.20% 45.80% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1797 2095
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,500 £26,100
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 4502 4321 4958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.41% 39.77% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3880 3764 4313
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 October 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 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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 -3 737 £42,500 - 63
Somerset 0 309 £42,000 +5.00% 25
Dorset +3 282 £37,500 -6.25% 47
Gloucestershire +6 221 £40,000 +6.67% 26
Wiltshire +2 197 £40,000 - 8
Devon -5 112 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Cornwall +26 40 £27,500 -57.69% 3
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 1516 (79.79%) C#
2 1059 (55.74%) ASP.NET
3 971 (51.11%) SQL Server
4 959 (50.47%) JavaScript
5 937 (49.32%) MVC
6 922 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
7 793 (41.74%) HTML
8 726 (38.21%) SQL
9 666 (35.05%) CSS
10 543 (28.58%) Microsoft
11 534 (28.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 395 (20.79%) .NET Framework
13 389 (20.47%) TDD
14 361 (19.00%) Java
15 347 (18.26%) AngularJS
16 307 (16.16%) Degree
17 305 (16.05%) jQuery
18 293 (15.42%) Web Development
19 287 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web API
20 267 (14.05%) Microsoft Azure
21 262 (13.79%) WCF
22 255 (13.42%) SDLC
23 254 (13.37%) Software Engineering
24 250 (13.16%) Windows
25 243 (12.79%) Finance
26 239 (12.58%) Entity Framework
27 238 (12.53%) Scrum
28 203 (10.68%) OO
29 202 (10.63%) Git (software)
30 201 (10.58%) 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
1 116 (6.11%) IIS
2 87 (4.58%) CMS
2 87 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 55 (2.89%) Umbraco
4 35 (1.84%) EPiServer
5 33 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
6 31 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 18 (0.95%) Tomcat
8 14 (0.74%) Sitefinity
9 13 (0.68%) Confluence
10 11 (0.58%) Kentico
10 11 (0.58%) MS Exchange
10 11 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.58%) WordPress
11 10 (0.53%) Apache Spark
12 9 (0.47%) Apache
12 9 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.37%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 53 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.16%) SPSS
6 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 62 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.58%) Endur
4 8 (0.42%) Maximo
5 7 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.21%) Magento
7 3 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.11%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.053%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.053%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.053%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.053%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.053%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 267 (14.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (4.16%) SaaS
4 21 (1.11%) PaaS
5 19 (1.00%) IaaS
6 18 (0.95%) Office 365
7 13 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.68%) Google Play
8 12 (0.63%) npm
9 11 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 10 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.21%) GitHub
13 4 (0.21%) Slack
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.11%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.84%) Internet
2 40 (2.11%) HTTP
3 27 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 20 (1.05%) SSL
5 19 (1.00%) Intranet
5 19 (1.00%) SMS
6 18 (0.95%) DNS
7 12 (0.63%) Firewall
8 11 (0.58%) Kerberos
9 6 (0.32%) Extranet
9 6 (0.32%) SMTP
10 4 (0.21%) DHCP
11 3 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.11%) Broadband
12 2 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (0.11%) MQTT
12 2 (0.11%) VPN
12 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.053%) LAN
13 1 (0.053%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 971 (51.11%) SQL Server
2 131 (6.89%) NoSQL
3 124 (6.53%) Relational Database
4 108 (5.68%) SQL Server 2016
5 81 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 80 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 65 (3.42%) MongoDB
8 58 (3.05%) MySQL
9 41 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 40 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 38 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (1.89%) Oracle Database
13 32 (1.68%) Big Data
14 29 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
15 28 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
16 25 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (1.16%) MS Access
17 22 (1.16%) Redis
18 20 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 202 (10.63%) Git (software)
2 201 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 123 (6.47%) Visual Studio
4 104 (5.47%) NUnit
5 86 (4.53%) Selenium
6 47 (2.47%) JUnit
6 47 (2.47%) Moq
7 42 (2.21%) Jenkins
7 42 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
8 39 (2.05%) JIRA
9 38 (2.00%) Subversion
10 32 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 28 (1.47%) Jasmine
11 28 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
11 28 (1.47%) TeamCity
12 25 (1.32%) MSBuild
13 24 (1.26%) Protractor
14 23 (1.21%) TestNG
15 21 (1.11%) Cucumber
16 19 (1.00%) MSTest
General
1 243 (12.79%) Finance
2 113 (5.95%) Marketing
3 90 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 79 (4.16%) Telecoms
5 76 (4.00%) Electronics
6 61 (3.21%) Retail
7 56 (2.95%) Games
8 46 (2.42%) Advertising
9 44 (2.32%) Banking
10 17 (0.89%) Online Betting
11 14 (0.74%) Front Office
12 13 (0.68%) Military
13 12 (0.63%) Publishing
14 11 (0.58%) Music Industry
15 9 (0.47%) Legal
15 9 (0.47%) Local Government
16 6 (0.32%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.32%) Automotive
17 4 (0.21%) Back Office
17 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1357 (71.42%) Developer
2 850 (44.74%) .NET Developer
3 438 (23.05%) C# Developer
4 334 (17.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 291 (15.32%) Software Developer
6 220 (11.58%) Senior Developer
7 201 (10.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 158 (8.32%) Senior .NET Developer
9 155 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 142 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 132 (6.95%) .NET Software Developer
12 126 (6.63%) Software Engineer
13 121 (6.37%) C# Software Developer
13 121 (6.37%) Junior
14 120 (6.32%) Analyst
15 101 (5.32%) Junior Developer
15 101 (5.32%) Web Developer
16 100 (5.26%) SQL Developer
17 92 (4.84%) Lead Developer
18 89 (4.68%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1059 (55.74%) ASP.NET
2 793 (41.74%) HTML
3 666 (35.05%) CSS
4 534 (28.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 395 (20.79%) .NET Framework
6 347 (18.26%) AngularJS
7 305 (16.05%) jQuery
8 287 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 262 (13.79%) WCF
10 239 (12.58%) Entity Framework
11 191 (10.05%) HTML5
12 166 (8.74%) WPF
13 162 (8.53%) Web Services
14 158 (8.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 155 (8.16%) XML
16 154 (8.11%) RESTful
17 148 (7.79%) Node.js
18 127 (6.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 100 (5.26%) REST
20 98 (5.16%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 189 (9.95%) Greenfield Project
2 120 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 111 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 109 (5.74%) User Experience
5 50 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 36 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 27 (1.42%) Fintech
9 22 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
10 20 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
11 18 (0.95%) iPhone
12 17 (0.89%) Online Games
13 16 (0.84%) Streaming Music
14 11 (0.58%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.53%) Data Centre
15 10 (0.53%) SCADA
16 9 (0.47%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.47%) Learning Management System
16 9 (0.47%) N-Tier
16 9 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 250 (13.16%) Windows
2 94 (4.95%) Linux
3 71 (3.74%) Windows Server
4 59 (3.11%) Android
5 57 (3.00%) Unix
6 34 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 32 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (0.58%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.53%) Solaris
11 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.11%) CentOS
14 1 (0.053%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.053%) VMS
14 1 (0.053%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (49.32%) MVC
2 922 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
3 389 (20.47%) TDD
4 293 (15.42%) Web Development
5 255 (13.42%) SDLC
6 254 (13.37%) Software Engineering
7 238 (12.53%) Scrum
8 203 (10.68%) OO
9 180 (9.47%) BDD
10 168 (8.84%) Test Automation
11 157 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
12 141 (7.42%) Mentoring
13 135 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
14 127 (6.68%) Unit Testing
15 114 (6.00%) Web Application Development
16 108 (5.68%) OOP
17 87 (4.58%) Digital Marketing
18 85 (4.47%) CRM
19 84 (4.42%) SOLID
20 83 (4.37%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1516 (79.79%) C#
2 959 (50.47%) JavaScript
3 726 (38.21%) SQL
4 361 (19.00%) Java
5 143 (7.53%) T-SQL
6 130 (6.84%) C++
7 115 (6.05%) VB.NET
8 98 (5.16%) PHP
9 80 (4.21%) Python
10 72 (3.79%) Ruby
11 57 (3.00%) VB
12 54 (2.84%) PowerShell
13 38 (2.00%) C
14 33 (1.74%) VBA
15 29 (1.53%) TypeScript
15 29 (1.53%) VBScript
16 24 (1.26%) Perl
17 19 (1.00%) Scala
18 11 (0.58%) Delphi
18 11 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 307 (16.16%) Degree
2 86 (4.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 76 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 65 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 38 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
7 24 (1.26%) CISSP
8 23 (1.21%) SANS
9 22 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 22 (1.16%) GCIA
9 22 (1.16%) GCIH
10 20 (1.05%) CREST Certified
11 14 (0.74%) ISTQB
12 13 (0.68%) ISEB
13 12 (0.63%) HND
14 9 (0.47%) HNC
14 9 (0.47%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.42%) MCPD
16 5 (0.26%) MCSE
17 4 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.16%) QA
2 26 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.37%) SLA
3 7 (0.37%) WAI
3 7 (0.37%) WCAG
4 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.16%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 35 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.42%) Docker
3 7 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.37%) vSphere
4 5 (0.26%) Xen
4 5 (0.26%) XenServer
5 2 (0.11%) Snort
5 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.053%) VMFS
6 1 (0.053%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (0.53%) Terraform
2 8 (0.42%) CA Service Virtualization
2 8 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.42%) Puppet
3 6 (0.32%) Ansible
4 5 (0.26%) Cobbler
4 5 (0.26%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.21%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.21%) Kibana
5 4 (0.21%) Salt
6 2 (0.11%) HockeyApp
6 2 (0.11%) Nmap
6 2 (0.11%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.053%) Control-M
7 1 (0.053%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.053%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.053%) OpenView
7 1 (0.053%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 543 (28.58%) Microsoft
2 127 (6.68%) Oracle
3 73 (3.84%) SAP
4 47 (2.47%) Sitecore
5 44 (2.32%) Google
6 32 (1.68%) Xamarin
7 25 (1.32%) Facebook
8 14 (0.74%) CA
8 14 (0.74%) Citrix
9 12 (0.63%) HP
10 11 (0.58%) Adobe
10 11 (0.58%) OpenLink
10 11 (0.58%) Remedy
10 11 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.58%) Telerik
10 11 (0.58%) VMware
11 10 (0.53%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.42%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.32%) Lotus
13 6 (0.32%) Twitter