Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,068 1,920 1,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.15% 18.64% 17.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.12% 41.98% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,905 1,694 1,757
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 4,484 4,574 4,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.51% 44.40% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,881 3,872 3,761
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 -2 676 £45,000 +3.45% 104
Dorset 0 583 £40,000 - 54
Gloucestershire +5 248 £40,500 +8.00% 30
Wiltshire +11 244 £40,000 +2.56% 41
Somerset -4 169 £42,500 +6.25% 33
Devon +3 88 £40,000 +6.67% 32
Cornwall -3 44 £45,000 +63.64% 10
Avon - 2 £50,000 -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 1,797 (86.90%) C#
2 1,066 (51.55%) JavaScript
3 1,057 (51.11%) ASP.NET
4 1,044 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
5 1,036 (50.10%) MVC
6 1,010 (48.84%) SQL Server
7 805 (38.93%) HTML
8 781 (37.77%) SQL
9 708 (34.24%) CSS
10 650 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 613 (29.64%) Microsoft
12 557 (26.93%) AngularJS
13 548 (26.50%) .NET Framework
14 472 (22.82%) ASP.NET Web API
15 454 (21.95%) TDD
16 422 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
17 402 (19.44%) Scrum
18 374 (18.09%) jQuery
19 364 (17.60%) Finance
20 328 (15.86%) Entity Framework
21 324 (15.67%) Degree
22 321 (15.52%) Java
23 306 (14.80%) Software Engineering
24 260 (12.57%) Web Development
24 260 (12.57%) SDLC
25 253 (12.23%) Test Automation
26 246 (11.90%) WCF
27 245 (11.85%) OO
28 242 (11.70%) HTML5
29 238 (11.51%) 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 72 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 68 (3.29%) CMS
2 68 (3.29%) Umbraco
3 61 (2.95%) IIS
4 49 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 23 (1.11%) Confluence
7 18 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (0.68%) Kentico
10 8 (0.39%) Apache Pig
10 8 (0.39%) EPiServer
10 8 (0.39%) WordPress
11 7 (0.34%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.29%) Apache
12 6 (0.29%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.29%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.19%) Drupal
14 3 (0.15%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.048%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.19%) nopCommerce
2 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.19%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.15%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.15%) Siebel CRM
4 2 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 422 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (3.87%) SaaS
4 27 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (0.97%) Amazon S3
6 19 (0.92%) PaaS
7 18 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (0.87%) Office 365
8 17 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
10 12 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
11 9 (0.44%) Google Play
11 9 (0.44%) IaaS
11 9 (0.44%) npm
11 9 (0.44%) Serverless
12 7 (0.34%) GitHub
13 4 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.19%) Yarn
14 3 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.51%) Internet
2 30 (1.45%) SMS
3 28 (1.35%) HTTP
4 22 (1.06%) SSL
5 21 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.48%) Firewall
7 8 (0.39%) DNS
7 8 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.24%) FTP
8 5 (0.24%) Network Security
8 5 (0.24%) SMTP
9 3 (0.15%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.15%) Intranet
9 3 (0.15%) Modbus
9 3 (0.15%) RS-232
9 3 (0.15%) VPN
10 1 (0.048%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.048%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.048%) RFID
10 1 (0.048%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,010 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 124 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 109 (5.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 101 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 87 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 83 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 69 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 57 (2.76%) RDBMS
9 55 (2.66%) SQL Server 2014
10 53 (2.56%) MongoDB
11 51 (2.47%) Oracle Database
12 46 (2.22%) MySQL
13 39 (1.89%) Big Data
14 32 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (1.35%) Geospatial Data
15 28 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
16 24 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (1.11%) Hadoop
18 21 (1.02%) GIS
18 21 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 238 (11.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 231 (11.17%) Visual Studio
3 230 (11.12%) Git (software)
4 124 (6.00%) Selenium
5 111 (5.37%) Jasmine
6 94 (4.55%) JUnit
7 79 (3.82%) Protractor
7 79 (3.82%) TestNG
8 68 (3.29%) JIRA
9 46 (2.22%) gulp
10 42 (2.03%) NUnit
11 34 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
11 34 (1.64%) TeamCity
12 30 (1.45%) Jenkins
13 23 (1.11%) Bitbucket
14 22 (1.06%) Cucumber
15 21 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
15 21 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
16 20 (0.97%) Subversion
17 19 (0.92%) MSTest
General
1 364 (17.60%) Finance
2 137 (6.62%) Marketing
3 131 (6.33%) Manufacturing
4 110 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 106 (5.13%) Electronics
6 61 (2.95%) Retail
7 46 (2.22%) Advertising
8 36 (1.74%) Games
9 18 (0.87%) Military
9 18 (0.87%) Music Industry
10 14 (0.68%) Back Office
10 14 (0.68%) Legal
11 6 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.29%) Automotive
11 6 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.19%) Banking
12 4 (0.19%) Law
13 2 (0.097%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.097%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,537 (74.32%) Developer
2 972 (47.00%) .NET Developer
3 517 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 411 (19.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 404 (19.54%) Software Developer
6 211 (10.20%) .NET Software Developer
7 200 (9.67%) Senior Developer
8 198 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 183 (8.85%) C# Software Developer
10 160 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 160 (7.74%) Senior .NET Developer
11 157 (7.59%) Software Engineer
12 154 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 138 (6.67%) Junior
14 129 (6.24%) Junior Developer
15 94 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
16 90 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
17 86 (4.16%) Analyst
17 86 (4.16%) SQL Developer
18 85 (4.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,057 (51.11%) ASP.NET
2 805 (38.93%) HTML
3 708 (34.24%) CSS
4 650 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 557 (26.93%) AngularJS
6 548 (26.50%) .NET Framework
7 472 (22.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 374 (18.09%) jQuery
9 328 (15.86%) Entity Framework
10 246 (11.90%) WCF
11 242 (11.70%) HTML5
12 216 (10.44%) Web Services
13 201 (9.72%) RESTful
14 164 (7.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 153 (7.40%) KnockoutJS
16 146 (7.06%) Node.js
17 141 (6.82%) REST
18 136 (6.58%) XML
19 133 (6.43%) WPF
20 132 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 172 (8.32%) Greenfield Project
2 123 (5.95%) User Experience
3 122 (5.90%) Computer Science
4 105 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
6 63 (3.05%) Fintech
7 59 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 49 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 32 (1.55%) Management Information System
10 19 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
11 12 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 11 (0.53%) Robotics
13 9 (0.44%) iPhone
14 8 (0.39%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.39%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.39%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.34%) Device Driver
16 6 (0.29%) Driving Licence
16 6 (0.29%) Video\Live Streaming
17 5 (0.24%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 177 (8.56%) Windows
2 117 (5.66%) Linux
3 64 (3.09%) Android
4 46 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 32 (1.55%) Unix
6 31 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.48%) Solaris
8 8 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.097%) CentOS
10 2 (0.097%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,044 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
2 1,036 (50.10%) MVC
3 454 (21.95%) TDD
4 402 (19.44%) Scrum
5 306 (14.80%) Software Engineering
6 260 (12.57%) SDLC
6 260 (12.57%) Web Development
7 253 (12.23%) Test Automation
8 245 (11.85%) OO
9 233 (11.27%) BDD
10 204 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
11 199 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
12 181 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
13 159 (7.69%) Unit Testing
14 147 (7.11%) Web Application Development
15 135 (6.53%) SOLID
16 132 (6.38%) OOP
17 107 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
17 107 (5.17%) SOA
18 100 (4.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1,797 (86.90%) C#
2 1,066 (51.55%) JavaScript
3 781 (37.77%) SQL
4 321 (15.52%) Java
5 186 (8.99%) C++
6 161 (7.79%) VB.NET
7 138 (6.67%) Python
8 111 (5.37%) TypeScript
9 107 (5.17%) T-SQL
10 100 (4.84%) Ruby
11 79 (3.82%) C
12 67 (3.24%) PHP
13 62 (3.00%) VB
14 51 (2.47%) PowerShell
15 35 (1.69%) Perl
16 29 (1.40%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.06%) F#
18 14 (0.68%) VBA
19 13 (0.63%) Scala
20 10 (0.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 324 (15.67%) Degree
2 118 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 101 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 74 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 57 (2.76%) SC Cleared
6 32 (1.55%) MCPD
7 21 (1.02%) DV Cleared
8 12 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (0.39%) MCP
10 8 (0.39%) Postgraduate
11 6 (0.29%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.29%) MCSE
12 5 (0.24%) CCNA
12 5 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.24%) CISSP
12 5 (0.24%) GIAC
12 5 (0.24%) ISEB
12 5 (0.24%) Linux+ Certification
12 5 (0.24%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (1.84%) QA
2 11 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.097%) GDPR
4 2 (0.097%) SLA
5 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 36 (1.74%) Docker
2 14 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.29%) vSphere
4 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.048%) Firmware
5 1 (0.048%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 10 (0.48%) Kibana
2 10 (0.48%) WSUS
3 8 (0.39%) CA Service Virtualization
3 8 (0.39%) HP ALM
3 8 (0.39%) Puppet
4 6 (0.29%) Salt
5 4 (0.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (0.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.15%) Endace
6 3 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.15%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.048%) Graylog
7 1 (0.048%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.048%) Nagios
7 1 (0.048%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.048%) Terraform
Vendors
1 613 (29.64%) Microsoft
2 170 (8.22%) Oracle
3 114 (5.51%) SAP
4 59 (2.85%) Google
5 44 (2.13%) Xamarin
6 40 (1.93%) Sitecore
7 29 (1.40%) Capita
8 15 (0.73%) DevExpress
9 14 (0.68%) HP
10 13 (0.63%) Sage
10 13 (0.63%) Twitter
11 12 (0.58%) Facebook
12 11 (0.53%) IBM
13 10 (0.48%) CA
14 9 (0.44%) Atlassian
15 5 (0.24%) Cadence
15 5 (0.24%) Informatica
15 5 (0.24%) Syncsort
15 5 (0.24%) Trillium
16 4 (0.19%) Telerik