Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1921 1890 2274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.59% 17.26% 19.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.16% 44.25% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1697 1735 2100
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 4556 4271 5023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 44.10% 39.00% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3931 3722 4396
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -3 755 £42,500 - 73
Somerset +2 321 £41,377 +3.44% 16
Dorset +5 242 £40,000 - 23
Gloucestershire +10 228 £37,500 - 15
Wiltshire +3 191 £40,000 - 7
Devon -5 138 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Cornwall +25 41 £27,500 -8.33% 1
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 1563 (81.36%) C#
2 1038 (54.03%) ASP.NET
3 962 (50.08%) SQL Server
4 954 (49.66%) Agile Software Development
5 953 (49.61%) JavaScript
6 928 (48.31%) MVC
7 774 (40.29%) HTML
8 715 (37.22%) SQL
9 654 (34.04%) CSS
10 542 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 505 (26.29%) Microsoft
12 435 (22.64%) .NET Framework
13 360 (18.74%) TDD
14 348 (18.12%) Java
15 311 (16.19%) AngularJS
16 307 (15.98%) Degree
17 297 (15.46%) Software Engineering
18 292 (15.20%) jQuery
19 291 (15.15%) Scrum
20 289 (15.04%) ASP.NET Web API
21 271 (14.11%) Windows
22 266 (13.85%) WCF
23 251 (13.07%) Finance
24 248 (12.91%) Entity Framework
25 239 (12.44%) SDLC
26 236 (12.29%) Web Development
27 234 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
28 227 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
29 220 (11.45%) Test Automation
30 211 (10.98%) OO

.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
1 123 (6.40%) IIS
2 91 (4.74%) SharePoint
3 72 (3.75%) CMS
4 56 (2.92%) Umbraco
5 33 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 23 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (0.83%) EPiServer
8 16 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.62%) Confluence
9 12 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (0.62%) WordPress
10 11 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.47%) Kentico
12 8 (0.42%) Apache
12 8 (0.42%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.36%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.31%) JBoss
14 6 (0.31%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 41 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.16%) SPSS
7 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 63 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.68%) Endur
4 8 (0.42%) Maximo
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.10%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.052%) Magento
9 1 (0.052%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.052%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.052%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 234 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (2.97%) SaaS
4 19 (0.99%) IaaS
4 19 (0.99%) Office 365
4 19 (0.99%) PaaS
5 11 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.31%) Google Play
8 6 (0.31%) Slack
9 5 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.16%) GitHub
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.10%) Force.com
12 1 (0.052%) G Suite
12 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.64%) Internet
2 37 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 33 (1.72%) HTTP
4 17 (0.88%) Intranet
5 15 (0.78%) Kerberos
6 14 (0.73%) DNS
6 14 (0.73%) SSL
7 12 (0.62%) Wireshark
8 8 (0.42%) Firewall
8 8 (0.42%) SMS
9 7 (0.36%) Broadband
10 6 (0.31%) Extranet
11 4 (0.21%) SMTP
12 3 (0.16%) DHCP
12 3 (0.16%) Network Security
12 3 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.10%) Skype
14 1 (0.052%) CTI
14 1 (0.052%) MQTT
14 1 (0.052%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 962 (50.08%) SQL Server
2 130 (6.77%) NoSQL
3 127 (6.61%) Relational Database
4 91 (4.74%) SQL Server 2016
5 79 (4.11%) RDBMS
6 71 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 61 (3.18%) MongoDB
8 60 (3.12%) MySQL
9 47 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 36 (1.87%) Big Data
11 36 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 35 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
13 34 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (1.20%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
15 16 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (0.78%) Power BI
17 14 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 227 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 172 (8.95%) Git (software)
3 132 (6.87%) Visual Studio
4 103 (5.36%) NUnit
5 93 (4.84%) Selenium
6 47 (2.45%) Subversion
6 47 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
7 46 (2.39%) Moq
8 45 (2.34%) JIRA
9 44 (2.29%) JUnit
10 34 (1.77%) Jenkins
10 34 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
11 31 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 31 (1.61%) Jasmine
12 30 (1.56%) MSTest
13 29 (1.51%) TeamCity
14 27 (1.41%) MSBuild
15 26 (1.35%) Protractor
15 26 (1.35%) TestNG
16 23 (1.20%) Cucumber
General
1 251 (13.07%) Finance
2 118 (6.14%) Marketing
3 89 (4.63%) Manufacturing
4 85 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 84 (4.37%) Electronics
6 68 (3.54%) Retail
7 48 (2.50%) Games
8 44 (2.29%) Banking
9 41 (2.13%) Advertising
10 14 (0.73%) Front Office
10 14 (0.73%) Legal
11 12 (0.62%) Publishing
12 10 (0.52%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.47%) Military
14 8 (0.42%) Music Industry
15 6 (0.31%) Automotive
16 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.21%) Back Office
17 3 (0.16%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1307 (68.04%) Developer
2 853 (44.40%) .NET Developer
3 443 (23.06%) C# Developer
4 320 (16.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 271 (14.11%) Software Developer
6 224 (11.66%) Senior Developer
7 197 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 170 (8.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 155 (8.07%) Software Engineer
10 148 (7.70%) .NET Software Developer
11 145 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 142 (7.39%) C# Software Developer
13 132 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 131 (6.82%) Analyst
15 112 (5.83%) Lead Developer
16 111 (5.78%) Junior
17 95 (4.95%) Lead .NET Developer
18 88 (4.58%) Junior Developer
19 86 (4.48%) Web Developer
20 85 (4.42%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1038 (54.03%) ASP.NET
2 774 (40.29%) HTML
3 654 (34.04%) CSS
4 542 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 435 (22.64%) .NET Framework
6 311 (16.19%) AngularJS
7 292 (15.20%) jQuery
8 289 (15.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 266 (13.85%) WCF
10 248 (12.91%) Entity Framework
11 207 (10.78%) Web Services
12 182 (9.47%) HTML5
13 180 (9.37%) WPF
14 147 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 142 (7.39%) RESTful
16 138 (7.18%) XML
17 118 (6.14%) Node.js
18 106 (5.52%) REST
19 102 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 89 (4.63%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 193 (10.05%) Greenfield Project
2 118 (6.14%) User Experience
3 117 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 111 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 56 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 46 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 43 (2.24%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
9 19 (0.99%) Fintech
10 16 (0.83%) Streaming Music
11 13 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
12 11 (0.57%) Streaming Video
13 10 (0.52%) Mainframe
13 10 (0.52%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.52%) Online Games
13 10 (0.52%) PMI
14 9 (0.47%) Learning Management System
15 8 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.42%) Photography
16 7 (0.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 271 (14.11%) Windows
2 101 (5.26%) Linux
3 77 (4.01%) Windows Server
4 51 (2.65%) Android
5 50 (2.60%) Unix
6 39 (2.03%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.52%) Solaris
10 6 (0.31%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.26%) CentOS
11 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.16%) SUSE
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.052%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 954 (49.66%) Agile Software Development
2 928 (48.31%) MVC
3 360 (18.74%) TDD
4 297 (15.46%) Software Engineering
5 291 (15.15%) Scrum
6 239 (12.44%) SDLC
7 236 (12.29%) Web Development
8 220 (11.45%) Test Automation
9 211 (10.98%) OO
10 189 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
11 181 (9.42%) BDD
12 152 (7.91%) Unit Testing
13 146 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
14 139 (7.24%) Mentoring
15 105 (5.47%) OOP
16 91 (4.74%) Dependency Injection
17 89 (4.63%) Web Application Development
18 84 (4.37%) DevOps
19 82 (4.27%) Digital Marketing
20 76 (3.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1563 (81.36%) C#
2 953 (49.61%) JavaScript
3 715 (37.22%) SQL
4 348 (18.12%) Java
5 164 (8.54%) T-SQL
6 141 (7.34%) VB.NET
7 126 (6.56%) C++
8 91 (4.74%) PHP
9 76 (3.96%) Python
10 73 (3.80%) VB
11 69 (3.59%) PowerShell
12 48 (2.50%) Ruby
13 43 (2.24%) C
14 30 (1.56%) Perl
15 27 (1.41%) VBA
16 22 (1.15%) TypeScript
17 21 (1.09%) Scala
17 21 (1.09%) VBScript
18 19 (0.99%) Delphi
19 16 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 307 (15.98%) Degree
2 102 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (4.79%) Security Cleared
4 84 (4.37%) SC Cleared
5 36 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (1.35%) CISSP
7 25 (1.30%) DV Cleared
7 25 (1.30%) GCIA
7 25 (1.30%) GCIH
7 25 (1.30%) SANS
8 19 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
9 17 (0.88%) ISEB
9 17 (0.88%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.68%) CREST Certified
11 12 (0.62%) GIAC
12 11 (0.57%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.47%) HNC
13 9 (0.47%) MCPD
14 8 (0.42%) HND
14 8 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.97%) QA
2 26 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 7 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.31%) ISO 14001
5 6 (0.31%) SLA
6 3 (0.16%) Basel II
6 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.052%) TickIT
System Software
1 38 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.88%) Docker
3 12 (0.62%) Snort
3 12 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.57%) vSphere
5 5 (0.26%) Xen
5 5 (0.26%) XenServer
6 4 (0.21%) Firmware
6 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (0.99%) Ansible
2 16 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.78%) Puppet
4 12 (0.62%) Nmap
5 9 (0.47%) Terraform
6 5 (0.26%) Cobbler
6 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.21%) Marathon
7 4 (0.21%) Mesos
7 4 (0.21%) Salt
8 3 (0.16%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.052%) Grafana
10 1 (0.052%) Graphite
10 1 (0.052%) HockeyApp
10 1 (0.052%) Kibana
10 1 (0.052%) logstash
Vendors
1 505 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 148 (7.70%) Oracle
3 76 (3.96%) SAP
4 45 (2.34%) Xamarin
5 33 (1.72%) Sitecore
6 26 (1.35%) Google
7 22 (1.15%) VMware
8 21 (1.09%) Facebook
9 14 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.68%) IBM
10 13 (0.68%) OpenLink
11 12 (0.62%) ArcSight
11 12 (0.62%) Citrix
11 12 (0.62%) FireEye
11 12 (0.62%) LogRhythm
12 10 (0.52%) Adobe
12 10 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 10 (0.52%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.42%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.31%) CA