Period
to 25 September 2020

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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > South West
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 415 1,519 1,874
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 12.76% 15.26% 17.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.72% 41.98% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 384 1,331 1,793
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 1,351 3,618 4,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.53% 36.35% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 2,941 3,646
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,225
% change year-on-year +9.09% +5.31% +4.45%

.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 25 September 2020.

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 25 September 2020. 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 -6 107 £42,500 -5.56% 50
Dorset -5 75 £44,000 +3.53% 25
Somerset +8 72 £48,500 +7.78% 17
Wiltshire -23 65 £50,000 +5.26% 19
Gloucestershire +4 63 £47,500 +4.40% 12
Devon -14 17 £35,900 -5.84% 16
Cornwall +5 6 £33,500 -33.00% 1
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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.

1 343 (82.65%) C#
2 211 (50.84%) JavaScript
3 195 (46.99%) ASP.NET
3 195 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (42.41%) SQL Server
5 157 (37.83%) MVC
6 154 (37.11%) HTML
7 152 (36.63%) SQL
8 147 (35.42%) CSS
9 141 (33.98%) .NET Framework
10 138 (33.25%) .NET Core
11 137 (33.01%) Azure
12 123 (29.64%) Microsoft
13 109 (26.27%) AngularJS
14 85 (20.48%) Scrum
15 77 (18.55%) React
16 75 (18.07%) DevOps
17 74 (17.83%) ASP.NET Web API
17 74 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
18 71 (17.11%) TypeScript
19 70 (16.87%) Git (software)
20 68 (16.39%) Software Engineering
21 65 (15.66%) Finance
22 58 (13.98%) Windows
22 58 (13.98%) jQuery
23 57 (13.73%) OO
24 56 (13.49%) TDD
25 55 (13.25%) Entity Framework
26 54 (13.01%) Mentoring
27 52 (12.53%) Vue.js

.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 18 (4.34%) NServiceBus
2 17 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.61%) IIS
4 8 (1.93%) CMS
5 6 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.45%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.96%) Confluence
7 3 (0.72%) Drupal
7 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.48%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.24%) Apache
9 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.24%) nginx
9 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) Maximo
3 4 (0.96%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.24%) Magento
6 1 (0.24%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.24%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 137 (33.01%) Azure
2 46 (11.08%) AWS
3 15 (3.61%) GCP
4 14 (3.37%) SaaS
5 13 (3.13%) Office 365
6 11 (2.65%) GitHub
7 7 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (1.45%) Serverless
9 5 (1.20%) Azure Functions
10 4 (0.96%) NuGet
10 4 (0.96%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.48%) Logic Apps
12 2 (0.48%) PaaS
12 2 (0.48%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon EKS
13 1 (0.24%) Apigee
13 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.24%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.37%) HTTP
2 11 (2.65%) Internet
3 7 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (1.20%) DNS
4 5 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.96%) Skype
6 2 (0.48%) Firewall
7 1 (0.24%) DHCP
7 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.24%) WebEx
7 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (42.41%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.71%) MongoDB
3 24 (5.78%) NoSQL
4 16 (3.86%) MySQL
5 12 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.69%) Cosmos DB
7 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.20%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (1.20%) GIS
10 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.72%) Big Data
11 3 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.72%) SQLite
12 2 (0.48%) Power BI
12 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 70 (16.87%) Git (software)
2 41 (9.88%) Visual Studio
3 36 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (5.78%) Selenium
5 20 (4.82%) Subversion
6 14 (3.37%) JIRA
7 10 (2.41%) Bitbucket
8 9 (2.17%) MSI
8 9 (2.17%) WiX
9 7 (1.69%) webpack
10 6 (1.45%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.45%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (1.20%) InstallShield
11 5 (1.20%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.96%) Babel
12 4 (0.96%) JIRA Agile
12 4 (0.96%) MSTest
13 3 (0.72%) NUnit
General
1 65 (15.66%) Finance
2 19 (4.58%) Public Sector
3 18 (4.34%) Retail
4 17 (4.10%) Marketing
5 15 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.65%) Electronics
8 9 (2.17%) Back Office
8 9 (2.17%) Banking
9 4 (0.96%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.96%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.72%) Advertising
10 3 (0.72%) Police
11 2 (0.48%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 294 (70.84%) Developer
2 116 (27.95%) .NET Developer
3 79 (19.04%) Software Developer
4 62 (14.94%) C# Developer
5 55 (13.25%) Senior Developer
6 38 (9.16%) Software Engineer
7 36 (8.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 31 (7.47%) Full Stack Developer
8 31 (7.47%) Lead Developer
9 30 (7.23%) Senior .NET Developer
10 21 (5.06%) Applications Developer
11 17 (4.10%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 17 (4.10%) C# Software Developer
12 15 (3.61%) React Developer
13 14 (3.37%) Azure Developer
13 14 (3.37%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (2.89%) .NET Software Developer
14 12 (2.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (2.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (46.99%) ASP.NET
2 154 (37.11%) HTML
3 147 (35.42%) CSS
4 141 (33.98%) .NET Framework
5 138 (33.25%) .NET Core
6 109 (26.27%) AngularJS
7 77 (18.55%) React
8 74 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 74 (17.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 58 (13.98%) jQuery
10 55 (13.25%) Entity Framework
11 52 (12.53%) Vue.js
12 44 (10.60%) REST
13 41 (9.88%) HTML5
14 40 (9.64%) XML
15 39 (9.40%) ASP.NET Core
15 39 (9.40%) WPF
16 35 (8.43%) Node.js
17 33 (7.95%) RESTful
18 32 (7.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.54%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (3.37%) Mobile App
3 12 (2.89%) User Experience
4 7 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.20%) Reinsurance
7 4 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.72%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.72%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.48%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.24%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.24%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (13.98%) Windows
2 13 (3.13%) Linux
3 7 (1.69%) Android
3 7 (1.69%) Windows 10
3 7 (1.69%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.24%) CentOS
6 1 (0.24%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (37.83%) MVC
3 85 (20.48%) Scrum
4 75 (18.07%) DevOps
5 68 (16.39%) Software Engineering
6 57 (13.73%) OO
7 56 (13.49%) TDD
8 54 (13.01%) Mentoring
9 52 (12.53%) Test Automation
10 47 (11.33%) SDLC
11 43 (10.36%) Fintech
12 40 (9.64%) Microservices
13 38 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (9.16%) Unit Testing
13 38 (9.16%) Web Development
14 31 (7.47%) BDD
14 31 (7.47%) Coaching
15 29 (6.99%) Front End Development
16 26 (6.27%) OOD
16 26 (6.27%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 343 (82.65%) C#
2 211 (50.84%) JavaScript
3 152 (36.63%) SQL
4 71 (17.11%) TypeScript
5 51 (12.29%) T-SQL
6 38 (9.16%) Java
7 23 (5.54%) C++
8 22 (5.30%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.61%) VB
10 12 (2.89%) PHP
11 11 (2.65%) VBScript
12 10 (2.41%) Python
13 9 (2.17%) VC++
14 7 (1.69%) C
14 7 (1.69%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.20%) C++/CLI
15 5 (1.20%) ES6
16 4 (0.96%) Go
16 4 (0.96%) Ruby
17 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (7.47%) Degree
2 26 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.10%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.96%) HND
7 3 (0.72%) MCPD
8 2 (0.48%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.24%) ISEB
9 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (6.02%) Docker
2 7 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.89%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.20%) Terraform
3 4 (0.96%) MIIS
4 2 (0.48%) Ansible
5 1 (0.24%) Istio
5 1 (0.24%) Packer
Vendors
1 123 (29.64%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.02%) SAP
3 12 (2.89%) Sage
4 11 (2.65%) Oracle
5 8 (1.93%) Cadence
5 8 (1.93%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.20%) Progress
7 3 (0.72%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.72%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.72%) IBM
7 3 (0.72%) MuleSoft
7 3 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.48%) ESRI
8 2 (0.48%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.48%) VMware
9 1 (0.24%) BiZZdesign
9 1 (0.24%) Citrix
9 1 (0.24%) Google
9 1 (0.24%) Veracode
9 1 (0.24%) WooCommerce