Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 782 1,150 1,615
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 12.64% 15.34% 15.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 41.07% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 665 984 1,353
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

.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 2,607 2,800 4,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.14% 37.34% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,055 2,310 3,445
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,875 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in the South West.

Salary trend for .NET in the South West

.NET
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in the South West over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 -5 357 £45,000 -5.26% 70
Dorset -10 114 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Gloucestershire -20 90 £43,750 -20.45% 26
Wiltshire -14 76 £50,000 +4.71% 27
Somerset +8 64 £47,250 -0.53% 20
Devon -2 59 £40,000 -6.98% 25
Cornwall -17 3 £38,000 -20.00% 3
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 618 (79.03%) C#
2 408 (52.17%) Azure
3 386 (49.36%) JavaScript
4 367 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
5 345 (44.12%) SQL
6 291 (37.21%) .NET Core
7 282 (36.06%) MVC
8 277 (35.42%) SQL Server
9 262 (33.50%) ASP.NET
10 248 (31.71%) HTML
11 230 (29.41%) CSS
12 212 (27.11%) AngularJS
13 200 (25.58%) .NET Framework
14 195 (24.94%) DevOps
15 173 (22.12%) Microsoft
16 146 (18.67%) Scrum
17 125 (15.98%) React
18 124 (15.86%) ASP.NET MVC
19 121 (15.47%) Software Engineering
20 110 (14.07%) TDD
20 110 (14.07%) TypeScript
20 110 (14.07%) Microservices
21 109 (13.94%) AWS
22 101 (12.92%) Vue.js
22 101 (12.92%) Web Development
23 99 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
24 90 (11.51%) Git (software)
25 87 (11.13%) Security Cleared
26 84 (10.74%) OO
27 75 (9.59%) Java

.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 38 (4.86%) CMS
2 24 (3.07%) IIS
2 24 (3.07%) Umbraco
3 21 (2.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (2.56%) EPiServer
5 18 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 17 (2.17%) Confluence
7 15 (1.92%) NServiceBus
8 13 (1.66%) Sitefinity
9 11 (1.41%) Drupal
10 7 (0.90%) Kentico
10 7 (0.90%) WordPress
11 4 (0.51%) OnBase
12 3 (0.38%) Apache
12 3 (0.38%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.26%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.26%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.77%) nopCommerce
4 5 (0.64%) Maximo
5 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 408 (52.17%) Azure
2 109 (13.94%) AWS
3 62 (7.93%) SaaS
4 27 (3.45%) GCP
5 24 (3.07%) Serverless
6 23 (2.94%) npm
7 15 (1.92%) Microsoft 365
8 12 (1.53%) Power Platform
9 11 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (1.41%) GitHub
10 10 (1.28%) NuGet
11 8 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (1.02%) IaaS
12 7 (0.90%) Slack
13 6 (0.77%) Azure Functions
13 6 (0.77%) Yarn
14 5 (0.64%) Amazon Cognito
14 5 (0.64%) PaaS
14 5 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.30%) Internet
2 17 (2.17%) HTTP
3 12 (1.53%) DNS
4 2 (0.26%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.13%) LAN
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
5 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.13%) VoIP
5 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 50 (6.39%) MySQL
3 34 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (2.81%) Big Data
6 15 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
6 15 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 13 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.41%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.41%) Redis
9 11 (1.41%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.28%) Cosmos DB
11 9 (1.15%) Power BI
12 8 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.90%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 90 (11.51%) Git (software)
2 42 (5.37%) Visual Studio
3 34 (4.35%) JIRA
4 24 (3.07%) Selenium
5 22 (2.81%) Jenkins
6 21 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (1.92%) Bitbucket
8 12 (1.53%) Mercurial
8 12 (1.53%) Postman
8 12 (1.53%) SpecFlow
9 11 (1.41%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.41%) NUnit
10 10 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (1.28%) webpack
11 9 (1.15%) SoapUI
11 9 (1.15%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.02%) LoadRunner
13 6 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.77%) WebDriver
General
1 71 (9.08%) Finance
2 49 (6.27%) Public Sector
3 35 (4.48%) Marketing
4 27 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 22 (2.81%) Electronics
5 22 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.79%) Police
7 13 (1.66%) Publishing
8 10 (1.28%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.28%) Retail
9 9 (1.15%) Local Government
10 7 (0.90%) Games
10 7 (0.90%) Law
11 6 (0.77%) Automotive
11 6 (0.77%) Back Office
11 6 (0.77%) Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Legal
13 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 586 (74.94%) Developer
2 297 (37.98%) .NET Developer
3 191 (24.42%) Software Developer
4 166 (21.23%) Senior Developer
5 159 (20.33%) C# Developer
6 104 (13.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 75 (9.59%) Senior .NET Developer
8 68 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 68 (8.70%) Software Engineer
9 66 (8.44%) .NET Software Developer
10 56 (7.16%) Lead Developer
11 55 (7.03%) C# Software Developer
12 50 (6.39%) Senior C# Developer
13 44 (5.63%) Senior Software Developer
14 33 (4.22%) Senior Software Engineer
15 31 (3.96%) Azure Developer
16 30 (3.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 26 (3.32%) C# Software Engineer
18 22 (2.81%) Architect
18 22 (2.81%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (37.21%) .NET Core
2 262 (33.50%) ASP.NET
3 248 (31.71%) HTML
4 230 (29.41%) CSS
5 212 (27.11%) AngularJS
6 200 (25.58%) .NET Framework
7 125 (15.98%) React
8 124 (15.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 101 (12.92%) Vue.js
10 99 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
11 74 (9.46%) Entity Framework
12 63 (8.06%) Web Services
13 62 (7.93%) REST
14 61 (7.80%) RESTful
15 58 (7.42%) Node.js
16 57 (7.29%) HTML5
17 51 (6.52%) jQuery
18 42 (5.37%) JSON
19 40 (5.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 39 (4.99%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.08%) Greenfield Project
2 63 (8.06%) User Experience
3 27 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.02%) Data Structures
9 6 (0.77%) NHS
10 5 (0.64%) Reinsurance
10 5 (0.64%) Renewable Energy
11 4 (0.51%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.51%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.51%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.26%) Blog
12 2 (0.26%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.26%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.26%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.13%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.78%) Windows
2 35 (4.48%) Linux
3 29 (3.71%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.15%) Android
5 8 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.13%) Unix
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (36.06%) MVC
3 195 (24.94%) DevOps
4 146 (18.67%) Scrum
5 121 (15.47%) Software Engineering
6 110 (14.07%) Microservices
6 110 (14.07%) TDD
7 101 (12.92%) Web Development
8 84 (10.74%) OO
9 75 (9.59%) Test Automation
10 66 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
11 65 (8.31%) Mentoring
12 62 (7.93%) Unit Testing
13 58 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
14 45 (5.75%) Software Testing
15 44 (5.63%) SDLC
16 42 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
16 42 (5.37%) SOLID
17 39 (4.99%) Collaborative Working
18 38 (4.86%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 618 (79.03%) C#
2 386 (49.36%) JavaScript
3 345 (44.12%) SQL
4 110 (14.07%) TypeScript
5 75 (9.59%) Java
6 62 (7.93%) Python
7 48 (6.14%) T-SQL
8 42 (5.37%) PHP
9 26 (3.32%) VB.NET
10 20 (2.56%) Bash Shell
11 15 (1.92%) VB
12 14 (1.79%) ES6
13 11 (1.41%) XAML
14 9 (1.15%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.02%) C++
15 8 (1.02%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.77%) Ruby
16 6 (0.77%) VBA
17 5 (0.64%) VB6
18 4 (0.51%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 87 (11.13%) Security Cleared
2 69 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 54 (6.91%) Degree
4 29 (3.71%) HNC
5 19 (2.43%) HND
6 14 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.28%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.64%) MCSD
9 4 (0.51%) ISEB
9 4 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.38%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.26%) MCPD
12 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.13%) CITP
12 1 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.43%) QA
2 4 (0.51%) WAI
3 3 (0.38%) SLA
4 2 (0.26%) GRC
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 66 (8.44%) Docker
2 12 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (2.81%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.43%) Terraform
3 11 (1.41%) Ansible
4 7 (0.90%) Grafana
4 7 (0.90%) Prometheus
5 6 (0.77%) Graphite
5 6 (0.77%) Packer
6 5 (0.64%) MIIS
7 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 173 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.65%) Oracle
3 26 (3.32%) SAP
4 22 (2.81%) Sitecore
5 19 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (2.43%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.53%) Google
7 11 (1.41%) Atlassian
7 11 (1.41%) MuleSoft
8 10 (1.28%) Splunk
9 6 (0.77%) Dell
9 6 (0.77%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.64%) Intel
11 4 (0.51%) Apple
12 3 (0.38%) ESRI
12 3 (0.38%) IBM
12 3 (0.38%) Sybase
13 2 (0.26%) Adobe
13 2 (0.26%) BT
13 2 (0.26%) Citrix