Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,521 1,872 1,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.41% 18.06% 18.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.30% 43.88% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,297 1,713 1,679
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

.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 3,596 4,266 4,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.43% 41.15% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,930 3,631 3,924
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

.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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -1 469 £45,000 - 99
Dorset -1 366 £42,500 +6.25% 65
Wiltshire 0 305 £47,500 +18.75% 51
Gloucestershire -11 170 £45,750 +7.65% 29
Devon -1 95 £36,750 -8.13% 50
Somerset -4 95 £45,000 +7.07% 31
Cornwall -7 15 £50,000 +42.86% 4
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 1,291 (84.88%) C#
2 718 (47.21%) JavaScript
3 702 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 683 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
5 641 (42.14%) SQL Server
6 599 (39.38%) MVC
7 585 (38.46%) SQL
8 505 (33.20%) CSS
9 493 (32.41%) HTML
10 385 (25.31%) Azure
11 383 (25.18%) AngularJS
12 358 (23.54%) .NET Framework
13 336 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 310 (20.38%) Scrum
14 310 (20.38%) Microsoft
15 282 (18.54%) jQuery
16 275 (18.08%) Software Engineering
17 259 (17.03%) .NET Core
18 253 (16.63%) Finance
19 219 (14.40%) React
20 214 (14.07%) ASP.NET Web API
21 206 (13.54%) Git (software)
22 193 (12.69%) Test Automation
22 193 (12.69%) TDD
23 184 (12.10%) Degree
24 181 (11.90%) DevOps
25 176 (11.57%) Web Development
26 166 (10.91%) Web Services
27 162 (10.65%) TypeScript
28 161 (10.59%) SDLC

.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 54 (3.55%) CMS
2 37 (2.43%) IIS
3 36 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (1.84%) Apache Spark
4 28 (1.84%) OpenStack
4 28 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
5 19 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.05%) Umbraco
7 14 (0.92%) EPiServer
8 12 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (0.79%) Confluence
9 11 (0.72%) nginx
10 9 (0.59%) JBoss
11 8 (0.53%) WordPress
12 7 (0.46%) Drupal
13 6 (0.39%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.33%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.26%) ArcGIS
15 4 (0.26%) GeoServer
Applications
1 8 (0.53%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.26%) GIMP
5 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.066%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.066%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 385 (25.31%) Azure
2 161 (10.59%) AWS
3 60 (3.94%) GCP
4 51 (3.35%) SaaS
5 42 (2.76%) OpenShift
6 24 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (1.18%) PaaS
8 17 (1.12%) NuGet
9 16 (1.05%) npm
10 13 (0.85%) Apigee
10 13 (0.85%) IaaS
10 13 (0.85%) Serverless
11 12 (0.79%) Power Platform
12 11 (0.72%) Azure Functions
13 10 (0.66%) Office 365
14 9 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
15 7 (0.46%) GitHub
15 7 (0.46%) iPaaS
16 5 (0.33%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 37 (2.43%) HTTPS
3 31 (2.04%) HTTP
4 28 (1.84%) Firewall
5 11 (0.72%) Internet
6 10 (0.66%) SSL
7 7 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (0.33%) DNS
8 5 (0.33%) Intranet
8 5 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.26%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.26%) NFC
10 3 (0.20%) 3G
10 3 (0.20%) 4G
11 1 (0.066%) PBX
11 1 (0.066%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.066%) Skype
11 1 (0.066%) SMTP
11 1 (0.066%) WebEx
11 1 (0.066%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 641 (42.14%) SQL Server
2 66 (4.34%) MySQL
3 59 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 44 (2.89%) Big Data
5 36 (2.37%) MongoDB
6 32 (2.10%) NoSQL
7 30 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (1.12%) Redis
14 13 (0.85%) RDBMS
15 12 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (0.79%) Power BI
16 11 (0.72%) Geospatial Data
17 10 (0.66%) Infinispan
17 10 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 206 (13.54%) Git (software)
2 94 (6.18%) JIRA
3 90 (5.92%) Visual Studio
4 82 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 57 (3.75%) Visual Studio Team System
6 53 (3.48%) Bitbucket
7 47 (3.09%) Selenium
8 46 (3.02%) NUnit
9 38 (2.50%) Jenkins
10 37 (2.43%) git-flow
11 30 (1.97%) Subversion
12 22 (1.45%) TeamCity
13 20 (1.31%) JUnit
14 19 (1.25%) SpecFlow
15 16 (1.05%) JMeter
16 15 (0.99%) Artifactory
16 15 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 15 (0.99%) WebDriver
17 14 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
18 13 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 253 (16.63%) Finance
2 110 (7.23%) Public Sector
3 107 (7.03%) Marketing
4 75 (4.93%) Manufacturing
5 61 (4.01%) Retail
6 53 (3.48%) Electronics
7 50 (3.29%) Telecoms
8 32 (2.10%) Games
9 28 (1.84%) Banking
10 15 (0.99%) Police
11 12 (0.79%) Fire and Rescue
12 11 (0.72%) Local Government
13 10 (0.66%) Law
14 6 (0.39%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.26%) Automotive
15 4 (0.26%) Back Office
15 4 (0.26%) Social Housing
16 3 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,048 (68.90%) Developer
2 553 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 352 (23.14%) C# Developer
4 249 (16.37%) Software Developer
5 240 (15.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 146 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 144 (9.47%) Software Engineer
8 107 (7.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 105 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 90 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 90 (5.92%) C# Software Developer
11 88 (5.79%) Full Stack Developer
12 83 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
13 77 (5.06%) SQL Developer
14 76 (5.00%) Junior
15 73 (4.80%) Architect
16 71 (4.67%) .NET Software Developer
17 63 (4.14%) Web Developer
18 59 (3.88%) Junior Developer
19 56 (3.68%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 702 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 505 (33.20%) CSS
3 493 (32.41%) HTML
4 383 (25.18%) AngularJS
5 358 (23.54%) .NET Framework
6 336 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 282 (18.54%) jQuery
8 259 (17.03%) .NET Core
9 219 (14.40%) React
10 214 (14.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 166 (10.91%) Web Services
12 154 (10.12%) Entity Framework
13 138 (9.07%) HTML5
14 119 (7.82%) REST
15 114 (7.50%) XML
16 103 (6.77%) WCF
17 92 (6.05%) JSON
18 89 (5.85%) Node.js
19 85 (5.59%) Vue.js
20 82 (5.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 145 (9.53%) Greenfield Project
2 74 (4.87%) User Experience
3 64 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
4 61 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (3.75%) Mobile App
6 20 (1.31%) Cybercrime
7 18 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (0.85%) Robotics
10 12 (0.79%) Cyberattack
11 11 (0.72%) Public Cloud
12 10 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.59%) e-Learning
13 9 (0.59%) Learning Management System
14 8 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
15 5 (0.33%) EPoS
15 5 (0.33%) Life Science
15 5 (0.33%) Tandem
16 4 (0.26%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 142 (9.34%) Windows
2 102 (6.71%) Linux
3 47 (3.09%) Android
4 40 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 20 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.53%) Unix
7 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 3 (0.20%) CentOS
9 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.066%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 683 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 599 (39.38%) MVC
3 310 (20.38%) Scrum
4 275 (18.08%) Software Engineering
5 193 (12.69%) TDD
5 193 (12.69%) Test Automation
6 181 (11.90%) DevOps
7 176 (11.57%) Web Development
8 161 (10.59%) SDLC
9 151 (9.93%) Microservices
10 122 (8.02%) Mentoring
11 116 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
12 96 (6.31%) OO
13 94 (6.18%) Unit Testing
14 86 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
15 83 (5.46%) Fintech
16 78 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
17 75 (4.93%) SOLID
18 69 (4.54%) Computer Science
19 59 (3.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1,291 (84.88%) C#
2 718 (47.21%) JavaScript
3 585 (38.46%) SQL
4 162 (10.65%) TypeScript
5 143 (9.40%) Java
6 122 (8.02%) VB.NET
7 82 (5.39%) C++
8 74 (4.87%) T-SQL
9 65 (4.27%) C
10 59 (3.88%) PowerShell
10 59 (3.88%) Python
11 42 (2.76%) PHP
12 27 (1.78%) VB
13 25 (1.64%) ES6
14 22 (1.45%) Go
15 15 (0.99%) VB6
16 12 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.79%) VBA
17 11 (0.72%) VBScript
18 8 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 184 (12.10%) Degree
2 91 (5.98%) Security Cleared
3 57 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 35 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 28 (1.84%) CISSP
6 28 (1.84%) Network+ Certification
7 27 (1.78%) CCNA
7 27 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (1.78%) CompTIA Security+
7 27 (1.78%) GIAC
7 27 (1.78%) Linux+ Certification
7 27 (1.78%) MCSE
7 27 (1.78%) SANS
7 27 (1.78%) SSCP
8 17 (1.12%) ISTQB
9 16 (1.05%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.53%) HND
11 5 (0.33%) ISEB
12 3 (0.20%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.80%) QA
2 11 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.20%) NCSC
4 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.066%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.066%) EMIR
5 1 (0.066%) HL7
5 1 (0.066%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.066%) MiFID
5 1 (0.066%) MISRA
5 1 (0.066%) MISRA C
System Software
1 157 (10.32%) Docker
2 17 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.20%) Firmware
6 2 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 140 (9.20%) Kubernetes
2 15 (0.99%) Ansible
3 9 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (0.46%) Grafana
4 7 (0.46%) Terraform
5 6 (0.39%) Puppet
6 4 (0.26%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.13%) Salt
8 1 (0.066%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.066%) MIIS
8 1 (0.066%) SCCM
Vendors
1 310 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 83 (5.46%) Oracle
3 75 (4.93%) SAP
4 59 (3.88%) Google
5 32 (2.10%) Sitecore
6 19 (1.25%) DevExpress
7 17 (1.12%) VMware
8 13 (0.85%) Veracode
9 12 (0.79%) Sage
10 10 (0.66%) Xamarin
11 9 (0.59%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.46%) Apple
14 6 (0.39%) MuleSoft
14 6 (0.39%) RedGate
15 4 (0.26%) Alteryx
15 4 (0.26%) Capita
15 4 (0.26%) Tableau
15 4 (0.26%) Talend
16 3 (0.20%) Syncfusion