Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,960 1,923 1,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.84% 18.52% 17.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.14% 41.82% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,807 1,699 1,731
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 4,342 4,598 4,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.73% 44.27% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,722 3,953 3,706
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -1 706 £45,000 +5.88% 126
Dorset 0 496 £40,000 - 48
Wiltshire +7 262 £40,000 - 42
Gloucestershire +4 245 £41,000 +9.33% 33
Somerset -5 124 £42,029 +1.58% 26
Devon +1 73 £40,000 +6.67% 33
Cornwall -6 39 £36,750 +33.64% 3
Avon - 2 £50,000 -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 1,681 (85.77%) C#
2 1,012 (51.63%) JavaScript
3 966 (49.29%) Agile Software Development
4 937 (47.81%) ASP.NET
5 915 (46.68%) SQL Server
6 903 (46.07%) MVC
7 794 (40.51%) HTML
8 773 (39.44%) SQL
9 706 (36.02%) CSS
10 589 (30.05%) Microsoft
11 529 (26.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 472 (24.08%) .NET Framework
13 459 (23.42%) AngularJS
14 407 (20.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 405 (20.66%) Scrum
16 385 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
17 383 (19.54%) TDD
18 379 (19.34%) Finance
19 353 (18.01%) jQuery
20 336 (17.14%) Java
21 296 (15.10%) Degree
22 274 (13.98%) Software Engineering
23 273 (13.93%) Entity Framework
24 256 (13.06%) Test Automation
25 252 (12.86%) Web Development
26 251 (12.81%) SDLC
27 230 (11.73%) Web Services
28 229 (11.68%) OO
29 216 (11.02%) HTML5
30 214 (10.92%) Git (software)

.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 60 (3.06%) CMS
2 56 (2.86%) IIS
2 56 (2.86%) Umbraco
3 55 (2.81%) SharePoint
4 39 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 25 (1.28%) Confluence
7 21 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (0.66%) Apache Pig
9 13 (0.66%) EPiServer
10 11 (0.56%) Kentico
11 9 (0.46%) WordPress
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.31%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.26%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.26%) MS Project Server
15 4 (0.20%) Apache
15 4 (0.20%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.15%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.051%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.20%) nopCommerce
2 4 (0.20%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.15%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.10%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.051%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 385 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 119 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (3.62%) SaaS
4 22 (1.12%) Amazon S3
4 22 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (0.87%) Office 365
7 15 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
8 14 (0.71%) PaaS
9 11 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (0.56%) GitHub
10 10 (0.51%) npm
11 9 (0.46%) IaaS
11 9 (0.46%) Serverless
12 5 (0.26%) NuGet
13 4 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.20%) Yarn
14 3 (0.15%) Azure Functions
14 3 (0.15%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.84%) Internet
2 31 (1.58%) SMS
2 31 (1.58%) SSL
3 29 (1.48%) HTTP
4 24 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 15 (0.77%) Firewall
6 12 (0.61%) DNS
7 7 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (0.31%) FTP
8 6 (0.31%) SMTP
9 5 (0.26%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.26%) Intranet
10 4 (0.20%) Network Security
11 3 (0.15%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.15%) Modbus
11 3 (0.15%) RS-232
11 3 (0.15%) VPN
12 1 (0.051%) NFC
12 1 (0.051%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (0.051%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 915 (46.68%) SQL Server
2 105 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 85 (4.34%) NoSQL
4 79 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 65 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (3.01%) RDBMS
7 58 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 57 (2.91%) SQL Server 2016
9 52 (2.65%) MySQL
10 50 (2.55%) Big Data
11 44 (2.24%) Oracle Database
12 40 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
13 37 (1.89%) MongoDB
14 34 (1.73%) Hadoop
15 33 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
17 27 (1.38%) Geospatial Data
18 25 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
19 23 (1.17%) Redis
20 22 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 214 (10.92%) Git (software)
1 214 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 203 (10.36%) Visual Studio
3 120 (6.12%) Selenium
4 107 (5.46%) Jasmine
5 88 (4.49%) JUnit
6 81 (4.13%) TestNG
7 79 (4.03%) Protractor
8 68 (3.47%) JIRA
9 39 (1.99%) gulp
10 33 (1.68%) TeamCity
11 31 (1.58%) NUnit
12 30 (1.53%) Karma Test Runner
13 26 (1.33%) Bitbucket
14 25 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
15 24 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
16 23 (1.17%) MSTest
17 22 (1.12%) Jenkins
18 17 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 16 (0.82%) ReSharper
General
1 379 (19.34%) Finance
2 160 (8.16%) Manufacturing
2 160 (8.16%) Marketing
3 136 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 134 (6.84%) Electronics
5 61 (3.11%) Retail
6 42 (2.14%) Games
7 29 (1.48%) Advertising
8 20 (1.02%) Military
9 13 (0.66%) Back Office
10 8 (0.41%) Law
11 7 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.36%) Automotive
11 7 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.36%) Legal
11 7 (0.36%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.15%) Banking
13 2 (0.10%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.10%) Local Government
14 1 (0.051%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,446 (73.78%) Developer
2 887 (45.26%) .NET Developer
3 502 (25.61%) C# Developer
4 411 (20.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 405 (20.66%) Software Developer
6 200 (10.20%) Senior Developer
7 188 (9.59%) .NET Software Developer
8 180 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 168 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
10 148 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
11 146 (7.45%) ASP.NET Developer
12 144 (7.35%) Junior
13 138 (7.04%) Junior Developer
13 138 (7.04%) Software Engineer
14 131 (6.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 94 (4.80%) Analyst
16 92 (4.69%) JavaScript Developer
17 86 (4.39%) Full Stack Developer
18 85 (4.34%) Graduate
19 84 (4.29%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 937 (47.81%) ASP.NET
2 794 (40.51%) HTML
3 706 (36.02%) CSS
4 529 (26.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 472 (24.08%) .NET Framework
6 459 (23.42%) AngularJS
7 407 (20.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 353 (18.01%) jQuery
9 273 (13.93%) Entity Framework
10 230 (11.73%) Web Services
11 216 (11.02%) HTML5
12 182 (9.29%) WCF
13 158 (8.06%) RESTful
14 154 (7.86%) XML
15 142 (7.24%) REST
16 132 (6.73%) WPF
17 128 (6.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 122 (6.22%) .NET Core
19 117 (5.97%) React
20 116 (5.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 155 (7.91%) Greenfield Project
2 120 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 117 (5.97%) User Experience
4 101 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (3.11%) Fintech
6 54 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
6 54 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
7 46 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 39 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 18 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (0.61%) Driving Licence
11 11 (0.56%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.41%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.41%) Robotics
13 6 (0.31%) Video\Live Streaming
14 5 (0.26%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.26%) PKI
15 4 (0.20%) Media Streaming
15 4 (0.20%) Social Network
15 4 (0.20%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 191 (9.74%) Windows
2 92 (4.69%) Linux
3 53 (2.70%) Android
4 48 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 36 (1.84%) Windows Server
6 25 (1.28%) Unix
7 11 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.51%) Solaris
9 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.10%) CentOS
10 2 (0.10%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.051%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 966 (49.29%) Agile Software Development
2 903 (46.07%) MVC
3 405 (20.66%) Scrum
4 383 (19.54%) TDD
5 274 (13.98%) Software Engineering
6 256 (13.06%) Test Automation
7 252 (12.86%) Web Development
8 251 (12.81%) SDLC
9 229 (11.68%) OO
10 198 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
11 195 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
12 183 (9.34%) Problem-Solving
13 174 (8.88%) BDD
14 157 (8.01%) Unit Testing
15 135 (6.89%) Digital Marketing
16 128 (6.53%) Programme Management
16 128 (6.53%) SOLID
17 119 (6.07%) SOA
18 117 (5.97%) OOP
19 91 (4.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1,681 (85.77%) C#
2 1,012 (51.63%) JavaScript
3 773 (39.44%) SQL
4 336 (17.14%) Java
5 161 (8.21%) VB.NET
6 156 (7.96%) C++
7 133 (6.79%) Python
8 128 (6.53%) TypeScript
9 108 (5.51%) T-SQL
10 84 (4.29%) PHP
11 69 (3.52%) VB
12 65 (3.32%) C
13 52 (2.65%) PowerShell
14 46 (2.35%) Perl
15 44 (2.24%) Ruby
16 29 (1.48%) PL/SQL
17 13 (0.66%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.61%) F#
18 12 (0.61%) Objective-C
19 10 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 296 (15.10%) Degree
2 117 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 103 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 84 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 57 (2.91%) SC Cleared
6 30 (1.53%) MCPD
7 21 (1.07%) DV Cleared
8 14 (0.71%) Postgraduate
9 13 (0.66%) MCSE
10 12 (0.61%) CCNA
10 12 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.56%) CISSP
11 11 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
11 11 (0.56%) GIAC
11 11 (0.56%) Linux+ Certification
11 11 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
11 11 (0.56%) SANS
11 11 (0.56%) SSCP
12 10 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.04%) QA
2 13 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.10%) GDPR
6 1 (0.051%) HL7
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (2.50%) Docker
2 11 (0.56%) vSphere
3 10 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.051%) Firmware
5 1 (0.051%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.051%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.051%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.56%) Puppet
2 11 (0.56%) Salt
3 9 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (0.20%) CA Service Virtualization
5 4 (0.20%) HP ALM
5 4 (0.20%) Kibana
5 4 (0.20%) WSUS
6 3 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.10%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.051%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.051%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.051%) SCOM
8 1 (0.051%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.051%) Terraform
8 1 (0.051%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 589 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 199 (10.15%) Oracle
3 141 (7.19%) SAP
4 47 (2.40%) Google
5 38 (1.94%) Sitecore
6 36 (1.84%) Capita
7 35 (1.79%) Xamarin
8 16 (0.82%) IBM
9 14 (0.71%) Informatica
10 13 (0.66%) Trillium
10 13 (0.66%) Twitter
11 11 (0.56%) DevExpress
11 11 (0.56%) Facebook
12 10 (0.51%) Atlassian
12 10 (0.51%) Sage
13 9 (0.46%) HP
14 5 (0.26%) Telerik
15 4 (0.20%) CA
15 4 (0.20%) Cognizant
15 4 (0.20%) Tableau