Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1942 1939 2341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.88% 18.01% 19.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.70% 44.86% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1765 2159
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 4548 4322 4994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.22% 40.15% 42.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3915 3757 4360
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -4 728 £45,000 +3.45% 38
Dorset +3 353 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Somerset -1 309 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Gloucestershire +9 217 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Wiltshire +7 209 £40,000 - 9
Devon -8 86 £38,000 +8.57% 4
Cornwall +19 40 £30,250 +10.00%
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 1580 (81.36%) C#
2 1117 (57.52%) ASP.NET
3 1011 (52.06%) MVC
4 980 (50.46%) JavaScript
5 972 (50.05%) SQL Server
6 948 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
7 821 (42.28%) HTML
8 755 (38.88%) SQL
9 703 (36.20%) CSS
10 565 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 554 (28.53%) Microsoft
12 422 (21.73%) .NET Framework
13 419 (21.58%) TDD
14 377 (19.41%) Java
15 373 (19.21%) AngularJS
16 334 (17.20%) jQuery
17 307 (15.81%) Web Development
18 301 (15.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 296 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
20 293 (15.09%) Degree
21 268 (13.80%) Software Engineering
22 263 (13.54%) Entity Framework
22 263 (13.54%) WCF
23 251 (12.92%) SDLC
24 246 (12.67%) Finance
24 246 (12.67%) Windows
25 238 (12.26%) Git (software)
26 233 (12.00%) Scrum
27 214 (11.02%) HTML5
28 213 (10.97%) 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
1 108 (5.56%) IIS
2 101 (5.20%) CMS
3 88 (4.53%) SharePoint
4 75 (3.86%) Umbraco
5 43 (2.21%) EPiServer
6 38 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
7 28 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (1.08%) Tomcat
9 19 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (0.72%) Kentico
11 14 (0.72%) Sitefinity
12 12 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 12 (0.62%) Confluence
13 11 (0.57%) Apache
13 11 (0.57%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.51%) WordPress
15 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (0.31%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 37 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.62%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.15%) SPSS
6 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.051%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 57 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.41%) Maximo
3 8 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.21%) Magento
5 3 (0.15%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.10%) Endur
6 2 (0.10%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 296 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 168 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (4.22%) SaaS
4 32 (1.65%) PaaS
5 28 (1.44%) IaaS
6 18 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (0.77%) npm
7 15 (0.77%) Office 365
8 14 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (0.72%) Google Play
9 12 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (0.41%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.31%) TestFlight
13 5 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.21%) GitHub
15 2 (0.10%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.76%) Internet
2 47 (2.42%) HTTP
3 28 (1.44%) SMS
4 25 (1.29%) SSL
4 25 (1.29%) TCP/IP
5 20 (1.03%) DNS
6 16 (0.82%) Intranet
7 13 (0.67%) Firewall
8 8 (0.41%) Kerberos
9 6 (0.31%) Extranet
9 6 (0.31%) MQTT
9 6 (0.31%) SMTP
10 4 (0.21%) DHCP
11 3 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (0.10%) VPN
12 2 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.051%) BGP
13 1 (0.051%) CTI
13 1 (0.051%) ICMP
13 1 (0.051%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 972 (50.05%) SQL Server
2 138 (7.11%) NoSQL
3 119 (6.13%) Relational Database
3 119 (6.13%) SQL Server 2016
4 84 (4.33%) RDBMS
5 71 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (3.55%) MongoDB
7 51 (2.63%) MySQL
8 48 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 45 (2.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 39 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 38 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 34 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
14 30 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (1.49%) Big Data
16 26 (1.34%) Redis
17 21 (1.08%) MS Access
18 20 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
19 19 (0.98%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 238 (12.26%) Git (software)
2 213 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 154 (7.93%) Visual Studio
4 109 (5.61%) NUnit
5 88 (4.53%) Selenium
6 60 (3.09%) Jenkins
7 48 (2.47%) JUnit
8 44 (2.27%) JIRA
9 43 (2.21%) Moq
10 42 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 42 (2.16%) Subversion
11 39 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
12 31 (1.60%) Jasmine
13 28 (1.44%) Cucumber
14 27 (1.39%) MSBuild
15 26 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 24 (1.24%) gulp
17 23 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
18 22 (1.13%) TeamCity
19 21 (1.08%) SoapUI
General
1 246 (12.67%) Finance
2 100 (5.15%) Marketing
3 83 (4.27%) Retail
4 73 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 67 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 64 (3.30%) Electronics
7 59 (3.04%) Games
8 49 (2.52%) Advertising
9 39 (2.01%) Banking
10 16 (0.82%) Automotive
10 16 (0.82%) Music Industry
10 16 (0.82%) Online Betting
11 14 (0.72%) Military
12 11 (0.57%) Publishing
13 9 (0.46%) Local Government
14 8 (0.41%) Legal
15 6 (0.31%) Back Office
15 6 (0.31%) Front Office
16 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1457 (75.03%) Developer
2 908 (46.76%) .NET Developer
3 450 (23.17%) C# Developer
4 351 (18.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 342 (17.61%) Software Developer
6 251 (12.92%) Senior Developer
7 224 (11.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 188 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
9 173 (8.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 157 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 141 (7.26%) .NET Software Developer
12 137 (7.05%) Software Engineer
13 130 (6.69%) Junior
14 122 (6.28%) C# Software Developer
15 114 (5.87%) Junior Developer
16 113 (5.82%) Web Developer
17 111 (5.72%) Analyst
18 109 (5.61%) SQL Developer
19 102 (5.25%) Lead Developer
20 95 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1117 (57.52%) ASP.NET
2 821 (42.28%) HTML
3 703 (36.20%) CSS
4 565 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 422 (21.73%) .NET Framework
6 373 (19.21%) AngularJS
7 334 (17.20%) jQuery
8 301 (15.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 263 (13.54%) Entity Framework
9 263 (13.54%) WCF
10 214 (11.02%) HTML5
11 173 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 168 (8.65%) Node.js
12 168 (8.65%) RESTful
12 168 (8.65%) XML
13 153 (7.88%) Web Services
14 144 (7.42%) WPF
15 129 (6.64%) REST
16 128 (6.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 116 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 203 (10.45%) Greenfield Project
2 120 (6.18%) Computer Science
3 103 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (5.30%) User Experience
4 53 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 40 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 26 (1.34%) Fintech
7 20 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
7 20 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
8 19 (0.98%) iPhone
9 17 (0.88%) Music Streaming
10 16 (0.82%) Online Games
11 14 (0.72%) Virtual Team
12 12 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
13 11 (0.57%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.57%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.51%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.51%) SCADA
15 9 (0.46%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 246 (12.67%) Windows
2 111 (5.72%) Linux
3 75 (3.86%) Windows Server
4 66 (3.40%) Android
5 56 (2.88%) Unix
6 40 (2.06%) Apple iOS
7 38 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.72%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.51%) Solaris
10 10 (0.51%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.10%) CentOS
13 2 (0.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.051%) VMS
14 1 (0.051%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1011 (52.06%) MVC
2 948 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
3 419 (21.58%) TDD
4 307 (15.81%) Web Development
5 268 (13.80%) Software Engineering
6 251 (12.92%) SDLC
7 233 (12.00%) Scrum
8 208 (10.71%) BDD
9 202 (10.40%) OO
10 169 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 160 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
12 144 (7.42%) Web Application Development
13 143 (7.36%) Mentoring
14 125 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
15 115 (5.92%) Unit Testing
16 101 (5.20%) OOP
17 91 (4.69%) SOLID
18 87 (4.48%) CRM
19 85 (4.38%) DevOps
20 80 (4.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1580 (81.36%) C#
2 980 (50.46%) JavaScript
3 755 (38.88%) SQL
4 377 (19.41%) Java
5 147 (7.57%) T-SQL
6 136 (7.00%) VB.NET
7 121 (6.23%) C++
8 94 (4.84%) Ruby
9 93 (4.79%) PHP
10 81 (4.17%) Python
11 64 (3.30%) VB
12 57 (2.94%) PowerShell
13 34 (1.75%) TypeScript
14 32 (1.65%) C
14 32 (1.65%) VBScript
15 22 (1.13%) VBA
16 17 (0.88%) Scala
17 15 (0.77%) Perl
18 14 (0.72%) Groovy
19 13 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 293 (15.09%) Degree
2 82 (4.22%) Security Cleared
3 75 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 69 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 55 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
7 24 (1.24%) CISSP
8 23 (1.18%) SANS
9 21 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 20 (1.03%) CREST Certified
10 20 (1.03%) GCIA
10 20 (1.03%) GCIH
11 16 (0.82%) MCPD
12 12 (0.62%) HND
12 12 (0.62%) ISTQB
13 11 (0.57%) ISEB
14 9 (0.46%) HNC
14 9 (0.46%) PMI Certification
15 7 (0.36%) MCSE
16 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.06%) QA
2 26 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.36%) SLA
3 7 (0.36%) WAI
3 7 (0.36%) WCAG
4 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 42 (2.16%) Docker
2 29 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.41%) vSphere
4 6 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.10%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.10%) Xen
7 2 (0.10%) XenServer
8 1 (0.051%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.051%) VMFS
8 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (0.82%) Terraform
2 14 (0.72%) CA Service Virtualization
3 9 (0.46%) Ansible
3 9 (0.46%) Puppet
4 8 (0.41%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.31%) HockeyApp
6 5 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.26%) Salt
7 4 (0.21%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.21%) Kibana
8 3 (0.15%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.10%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.10%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.051%) Control-M
10 1 (0.051%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.051%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.051%) OpenView
10 1 (0.051%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.051%) vMotion
Vendors
1 554 (28.53%) Microsoft
2 103 (5.30%) Oracle
3 61 (3.14%) SAP
4 58 (2.99%) Google
5 57 (2.94%) Sitecore
6 31 (1.60%) Xamarin
7 23 (1.18%) Facebook
8 17 (0.88%) CA
8 17 (0.88%) HP
9 14 (0.72%) Citrix
10 13 (0.67%) VMware
11 12 (0.62%) Twitter
12 11 (0.57%) Remedy
12 11 (0.57%) Telerik
13 10 (0.51%) Atlassian
14 9 (0.46%) Adobe
14 9 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.36%) Cadence
15 7 (0.36%) PayPal
16 6 (0.31%) Red Hat