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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / South West
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 989 884 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.83% 16.76% 18.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.65% 43.42% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 878 803 1005
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 2319 2036 2418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 44.15% 38.59% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 1772 2162
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.70% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +1 377 £42,500 - 61
Somerset +2 186 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Gloucestershire +6 119 £37,500 - 20
Dorset +7 113 £40,000 - 31
Wiltshire -1 91 £38,750 -3.12% 14
Devon -3 82 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Cornwall +11 18 £27,750 -7.50% 5
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 1533 (81.41%) C#
2 1030 (54.70%) ASP.NET
3 1013 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
4 944 (50.13%) SQL Server
5 914 (48.54%) JavaScript
6 883 (46.89%) MVC
7 740 (39.30%) HTML
8 641 (34.04%) SQL
9 613 (32.55%) CSS
10 549 (29.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 489 (25.97%) .NET Framework
12 472 (25.07%) Microsoft
13 360 (19.12%) AngularJS
14 356 (18.91%) TDD
15 338 (17.95%) Scrum
16 329 (17.47%) ASP.NET Web API
17 326 (17.31%) Java
18 295 (15.67%) WCF
19 292 (15.51%) Software Engineering
20 278 (14.76%) Finance
21 274 (14.55%) Entity Framework
22 269 (14.29%) jQuery
23 255 (13.54%) Degree
24 246 (13.06%) Test Automation
25 237 (12.59%) Web Development
26 231 (12.27%) Windows
26 231 (12.27%) OO
27 230 (12.21%) Web Services
28 224 (11.90%) SDLC
29 215 (11.42%) 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
1 132 (7.01%) IIS
2 71 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 67 (3.56%) CMS
4 48 (2.55%) Umbraco
5 47 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 16 (0.85%) Apache
10 10 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.48%) NServiceBus
12 8 (0.42%) EPiServer
12 8 (0.42%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.37%) Kentico
14 6 (0.32%) JBoss
14 6 (0.32%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 30 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 34 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.64%) Endur
3 12 (0.64%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.21%) Maximo
5 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.053%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.053%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.053%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 212 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (2.07%) SaaS
4 13 (0.69%) Office 365
5 11 (0.58%) Slack
6 4 (0.21%) IaaS
6 4 (0.21%) PaaS
7 2 (0.11%) Force.com
7 2 (0.11%) GitHub
7 2 (0.11%) TestFlight
8 1 (0.053%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.053%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.053%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.053%) G Suite
8 1 (0.053%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.40%) Internet
2 44 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 28 (1.49%) HTTP
4 19 (1.01%) Wireshark
5 18 (0.96%) Kerberos
6 16 (0.85%) Intranet
7 8 (0.42%) Broadband
8 5 (0.27%) Skype
9 4 (0.21%) Firewall
9 4 (0.21%) LAN
9 4 (0.21%) WAN
10 3 (0.16%) Extranet
10 3 (0.16%) MQTT
10 3 (0.16%) Network Security
11 1 (0.053%) DNS
11 1 (0.053%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.053%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.053%) SAN
11 1 (0.053%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.053%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 944 (50.13%) SQL Server
2 130 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 104 (5.52%) Relational Database
4 75 (3.98%) Big Data
5 65 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 61 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
7 58 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 54 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 53 (2.81%) MySQL
10 45 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 37 (1.96%) RDBMS
13 35 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (1.27%) Hadoop
15 23 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (0.64%) MS Access
19 11 (0.58%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 215 (11.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 164 (8.71%) Git (software)
3 149 (7.91%) Visual Studio
4 85 (4.51%) Selenium
5 83 (4.41%) NUnit
6 54 (2.87%) Subversion
7 51 (2.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 44 (2.34%) Moq
9 43 (2.28%) JIRA
10 40 (2.12%) MSTest
11 34 (1.81%) SpecFlow
12 31 (1.65%) TeamCity
13 30 (1.59%) JUnit
13 30 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
14 24 (1.27%) Jenkins
15 23 (1.22%) Cucumber
16 22 (1.17%) Jasmine
17 19 (1.01%) WebDriver
18 17 (0.90%) Protractor
18 17 (0.90%) TestNG
General
1 278 (14.76%) Finance
2 87 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 81 (4.30%) Marketing
4 62 (3.29%) Manufacturing
5 61 (3.24%) Banking
6 59 (3.13%) Retail
7 54 (2.87%) Electronics
8 51 (2.71%) Advertising
9 41 (2.18%) Games
10 10 (0.53%) Front Office
11 9 (0.48%) Legal
12 7 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.32%) Automotive
14 5 (0.27%) Publishing
15 3 (0.16%) Back Office
15 3 (0.16%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.11%) Law
16 2 (0.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1285 (68.24%) Developer
2 899 (47.74%) .NET Developer
3 507 (26.93%) C# Developer
4 372 (19.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 228 (12.11%) Software Developer
6 219 (11.63%) Senior Developer
7 206 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 168 (8.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 163 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 154 (8.18%) Software Engineer
11 153 (8.13%) .NET Software Developer
12 141 (7.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 138 (7.33%) C# Software Developer
14 101 (5.36%) Junior
14 101 (5.36%) Lead Developer
15 97 (5.15%) Analyst
16 94 (4.99%) Lead .NET Developer
17 88 (4.67%) Web Developer
18 87 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
19 82 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1030 (54.70%) ASP.NET
2 740 (39.30%) HTML
3 613 (32.55%) CSS
4 549 (29.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 489 (25.97%) .NET Framework
6 360 (19.12%) AngularJS
7 329 (17.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 295 (15.67%) WCF
9 274 (14.55%) Entity Framework
10 269 (14.29%) jQuery
11 230 (12.21%) Web Services
12 187 (9.93%) HTML5
13 169 (8.98%) RESTful
14 164 (8.71%) WPF
15 154 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 131 (6.96%) XML
17 115 (6.11%) Node.js
18 105 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 101 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
19 101 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 215 (11.42%) Greenfield Project
2 102 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (5.05%) User Experience
4 94 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 68 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 36 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 22 (1.17%) N-Tier
8 22 (1.17%) Security Operations Centre
9 15 (0.80%) Social Media
10 12 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (0.64%) Streaming Music
10 12 (0.64%) Streaming Video
11 10 (0.53%) Fintech
11 10 (0.53%) iPad
11 10 (0.53%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.48%) BBC
13 8 (0.42%) e-Learning
13 8 (0.42%) Video on Demand
14 7 (0.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 231 (12.27%) Windows
2 74 (3.93%) Linux
3 60 (3.19%) Windows Server
4 52 (2.76%) Android
5 47 (2.50%) Unix
6 40 (2.12%) Apple iOS
7 20 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.21%) CentOS
13 3 (0.16%) SUSE
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.053%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.053%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.053%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1013 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
2 883 (46.89%) MVC
3 356 (18.91%) TDD
4 338 (17.95%) Scrum
5 292 (15.51%) Software Engineering
6 246 (13.06%) Test Automation
7 237 (12.59%) Web Development
8 231 (12.27%) OO
9 224 (11.90%) SDLC
10 205 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
11 187 (9.93%) BDD
12 172 (9.13%) Unit Testing
13 141 (7.49%) Mentoring
14 96 (5.10%) Web Application Development
15 92 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
16 91 (4.83%) OOP
17 86 (4.57%) Project Management
18 72 (3.82%) ITIL
18 72 (3.82%) SOA
19 71 (3.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1533 (81.41%) C#
2 914 (48.54%) JavaScript
3 641 (34.04%) SQL
4 326 (17.31%) Java
5 177 (9.40%) T-SQL
6 153 (8.13%) VB.NET
7 111 (5.89%) C++
8 72 (3.82%) PowerShell
9 65 (3.45%) Ruby
10 61 (3.24%) PHP
11 60 (3.19%) VB
12 59 (3.13%) Python
13 54 (2.87%) C
14 25 (1.33%) Perl
15 24 (1.27%) VBA
16 21 (1.12%) VBScript
17 20 (1.06%) PL/SQL
18 19 (1.01%) VB6
19 18 (0.96%) Scala
19 18 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 255 (13.54%) Degree
2 104 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 93 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 25 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 23 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (1.17%) CISSP
6 22 (1.17%) GCIA
6 22 (1.17%) GCIH
6 22 (1.17%) SANS
7 19 (1.01%) GIAC
8 14 (0.74%) PhD
9 11 (0.58%) ISEB
10 10 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
10 10 (0.53%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.48%) Mathematical Degree
12 8 (0.42%) MCP
12 8 (0.42%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.32%) Master's Degree
13 6 (0.32%) Postgraduate
14 5 (0.27%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.87%) QA
2 17 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 7 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.37%) SLA
5 6 (0.32%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.16%) Basel II
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.053%) TickIT
System Software
1 27 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.01%) Snort
3 13 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.58%) Docker
5 10 (0.53%) vSphere
6 9 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.27%) Firmware
8 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.21%) Xen
8 4 (0.21%) XenServer
9 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.053%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (1.01%) Ansible
1 19 (1.01%) Nmap
2 16 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (0.85%) Puppet
3 8 (0.42%) Terraform
4 5 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.27%) Salt
5 4 (0.21%) Cobbler
5 4 (0.21%) Marathon
5 4 (0.21%) Mesos
5 4 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.11%) HockeyApp
6 2 (0.11%) Kibana
6 2 (0.11%) logstash
6 2 (0.11%) SCCM
7 1 (0.053%) Grafana
7 1 (0.053%) Graphite
7 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.053%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.053%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 472 (25.07%) Microsoft
2 131 (6.96%) Oracle
3 73 (3.88%) Xamarin
4 42 (2.23%) SAP
5 27 (1.43%) Sitecore
6 21 (1.12%) Facebook
6 21 (1.12%) VMware
7 19 (1.01%) ArcSight
7 19 (1.01%) FireEye
7 19 (1.01%) LogRhythm
8 18 (0.96%) IBM
9 17 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (0.80%) Google
11 12 (0.64%) OpenLink
12 10 (0.53%) Adobe
13 9 (0.48%) Apple
13 9 (0.48%) Sony
13 9 (0.48%) Yahoo!
14 8 (0.42%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.42%) TIBCO
Plymouth, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Falmouth, Cornwall
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 40,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Okehampton, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 25 hol + pension Cont
Posted: 16 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pluralsight Membership+GreatBenefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago