Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 10 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2008 2206 2543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 16.57% 14.96% 13.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.71% 40.89% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 2152 2424
Thames Valley median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +6.25%

.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 Thames Valley with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4932 5395 6429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 40.70% 36.59% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4271 4652 5411
Thames Valley median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,705
% change year-on-year - +2.96% +9.26%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the Thames Valley

.NET
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in the Thames Valley.

Salary trend for .NET in the Thames Valley

.NET
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in the Thames Valley

.NET
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 17 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
Berkshire +1 867 £45,000 - 43
Buckinghamshire 0 657 £44,000 +10.00% 23
Oxfordshire +1 504 £42,500 +6.25% 33
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1636 (81.47%) C#
2 1139 (56.72%) SQL Server
3 1083 (53.93%) ASP.NET
4 1019 (50.75%) JavaScript
5 990 (49.30%) MVC
6 960 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
7 847 (42.18%) SQL
8 775 (38.60%) HTML
9 735 (36.60%) CSS
10 655 (32.62%) Microsoft
11 637 (31.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 600 (29.88%) jQuery
13 465 (23.16%) TDD
14 442 (22.01%) AngularJS
15 389 (19.37%) .NET Framework
16 376 (18.73%) ASP.NET Web API
17 322 (16.04%) Scrum
18 321 (15.99%) WCF
19 309 (15.39%) Web Development
20 299 (14.89%) Web Services
21 298 (14.84%) Visual Studio
22 281 (13.99%) Degree
23 273 (13.60%) OO
24 272 (13.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 268 (13.35%) BDD
26 264 (13.15%) HTML5
27 263 (13.10%) RESTful
28 261 (13.00%) Windows
29 260 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server
30 257 (12.80%) Git (software)

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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
1 164 (8.17%) IIS
2 129 (6.42%) CMS
3 70 (3.49%) Umbraco
4 67 (3.34%) Sitecore CMS
5 50 (2.49%) SharePoint
6 40 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
7 30 (1.49%) NServiceBus
8 27 (1.34%) EPiServer
9 26 (1.29%) DNN
10 23 (1.15%) Apache
11 21 (1.05%) Documentum
12 18 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.70%) Apache Spark
14 14 (0.70%) Kentico
14 14 (0.70%) Sitefinity
14 14 (0.70%) WordPress
15 13 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
17 9 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 55 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.70%) Chatbot
4 8 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 43 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.60%) Magento
4 5 (0.25%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.100%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.100%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.100%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.050%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.050%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.050%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 229 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (2.54%) SaaS
4 28 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
5 19 (0.95%) Office 365
6 10 (0.50%) Azure Data Factory
7 8 (0.40%) npm
8 7 (0.35%) PaaS
9 6 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.30%) Force.com
9 6 (0.30%) GitHub
9 6 (0.30%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.25%) Serverless
11 2 (0.100%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.050%) Google Play
12 1 (0.050%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 112 (5.58%) Internet
2 77 (3.83%) HTTP
3 50 (2.49%) Intranet
4 20 (1.00%) DNS
5 19 (0.95%) Broadband
6 16 (0.80%) Extranet
7 14 (0.70%) Wireless
8 10 (0.50%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.45%) LAN
9 9 (0.45%) WAN
10 7 (0.35%) Hyperconnected
11 6 (0.30%) Firewall
11 6 (0.30%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.20%) Skype
12 4 (0.20%) SMS
13 2 (0.100%) DHCP
13 2 (0.100%) Network Security
14 1 (0.050%) SMTP
14 1 (0.050%) VLAN
14 1 (0.050%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1139 (56.72%) SQL Server
2 170 (8.47%) SQL Server 2016
3 167 (8.32%) NoSQL
4 103 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 94 (4.68%) MongoDB
7 81 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 78 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 62 (3.09%) MySQL
10 57 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 46 (2.29%) MariaDB
12 38 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
13 29 (1.44%) Big Data
14 28 (1.39%) Oracle Database
15 22 (1.10%) SSDT
16 21 (1.05%) Redis
17 19 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 18 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
19 17 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
20 15 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 298 (14.84%) Visual Studio
2 260 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 257 (12.80%) Git (software)
4 75 (3.74%) Octopus Deploy
5 68 (3.39%) JIRA
6 66 (3.29%) Subversion
7 59 (2.94%) TeamCity
8 49 (2.44%) Selenium
9 28 (1.39%) NUnit
10 26 (1.29%) SpecFlow
10 26 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 20 (1.00%) Jasmine
11 20 (1.00%) Jenkins
12 17 (0.85%) WebDriver
13 16 (0.80%) Mercurial
13 16 (0.80%) ReSharper
14 13 (0.65%) MSTest
14 13 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
15 11 (0.55%) Cucumber
15 11 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 168 (8.37%) Finance
2 78 (3.88%) Games
3 64 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 47 (2.34%) Retail
5 43 (2.14%) Marketing
6 35 (1.74%) Publishing
7 31 (1.54%) Advertising
8 28 (1.39%) Electronics
9 26 (1.29%) Music Industry
10 22 (1.10%) Automotive
10 22 (1.10%) Banking
11 17 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.65%) Legal
13 8 (0.40%) Back Office
14 7 (0.35%) Billing
14 7 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.25%) Law
16 3 (0.15%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.15%) Local Government
17 2 (0.100%) Military
Job Titles
1 1534 (76.39%) Developer
2 966 (48.11%) .NET Developer
3 608 (30.28%) C# Developer
4 423 (21.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 283 (14.09%) Software Developer
6 263 (13.10%) Senior Developer
7 252 (12.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 195 (9.71%) Web Developer
9 193 (9.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 174 (8.67%) C# Software Developer
11 159 (7.92%) .NET Software Developer
12 147 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
13 145 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 140 (6.97%) SQL Developer
15 118 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
16 116 (5.78%) Senior C# Developer
17 104 (5.18%) Software Engineer
18 85 (4.23%) .NET Web Developer
19 76 (3.78%) Applications Developer
19 76 (3.78%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1083 (53.93%) ASP.NET
2 775 (38.60%) HTML
3 735 (36.60%) CSS
4 637 (31.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 600 (29.88%) jQuery
6 442 (22.01%) AngularJS
7 389 (19.37%) .NET Framework
8 376 (18.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 321 (15.99%) WCF
10 299 (14.89%) Web Services
11 272 (13.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 264 (13.15%) HTML5
13 263 (13.10%) RESTful
14 257 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 226 (11.25%) KnockoutJS
16 211 (10.51%) XML
17 164 (8.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 164 (8.17%) Node.js
18 156 (7.77%) Ajax
19 154 (7.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 192 (9.56%) Greenfield Project
2 173 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 120 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (4.93%) Mobile App
5 63 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 51 (2.54%) User Experience
7 34 (1.69%) Social Media
8 24 (1.20%) BBC
8 24 (1.20%) Fintech
9 23 (1.15%) Algorithms
10 22 (1.10%) Tandem
11 21 (1.05%) N-Tier
11 21 (1.05%) RIA
12 16 (0.80%) iPad
13 15 (0.75%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.70%) Driving Licence
15 11 (0.55%) EPoS
16 9 (0.45%) Client/Server
17 6 (0.30%) Life Science
17 6 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 261 (13.00%) Windows
2 67 (3.34%) Windows Server
3 66 (3.29%) Android
4 57 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 56 (2.79%) Linux
6 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.40%) Unix
8 7 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.20%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.15%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.050%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 990 (49.30%) MVC
2 960 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
3 465 (23.16%) TDD
4 322 (16.04%) Scrum
5 309 (15.39%) Web Development
6 273 (13.60%) OO
7 268 (13.35%) BDD
8 233 (11.60%) Web Application Development
9 214 (10.66%) SDLC
10 198 (9.86%) Software Engineering
11 195 (9.71%) Unit Testing
12 124 (6.18%) SOLID
13 120 (5.98%) Test Automation
14 116 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
15 106 (5.28%) Mathematics
16 103 (5.13%) Mentoring
17 102 (5.08%) E-Commerce
18 96 (4.78%) Microservices
19 93 (4.63%) Multithreading
20 89 (4.43%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1636 (81.47%) C#
2 1019 (50.75%) JavaScript
3 847 (42.18%) SQL
4 206 (10.26%) Java
5 205 (10.21%) T-SQL
5 205 (10.21%) VB.NET
6 156 (7.77%) C++
7 111 (5.53%) Ruby
8 104 (5.18%) PHP
9 93 (4.63%) TypeScript
10 87 (4.33%) Python
11 74 (3.69%) PowerShell
12 65 (3.24%) C
13 50 (2.49%) VB
14 26 (1.29%) Scala
15 23 (1.15%) X++
16 20 (1.00%) Perl
17 18 (0.90%) Bash Shell
18 15 (0.75%) MATLAB
18 15 (0.75%) VC++
Qualifications
1 281 (13.99%) Degree
2 83 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (1.79%) MCP
5 30 (1.49%) MCPD
6 12 (0.60%) PhD
7 10 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.45%) MCTS
8 9 (0.45%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.40%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.35%) Master's Degree
11 5 (0.25%) ISEB
11 5 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.25%) PMP
12 3 (0.15%) CCIE
12 3 (0.15%) CCNP
12 3 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.15%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.100%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.34%) QA
2 20 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.75%) SLA
5 11 (0.55%) GAMP
6 7 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.15%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.100%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.100%) TickIT
9 1 (0.050%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.050%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.050%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (2.39%) Docker
2 25 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.050%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (0.85%) Puppet
2 15 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.45%) Ansible
4 6 (0.30%) WSUS
5 5 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 5 (0.25%) Kibana
6 4 (0.20%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 655 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 143 (7.12%) Oracle
3 68 (3.39%) Sitecore
4 53 (2.64%) Xamarin
5 48 (2.39%) Google
6 45 (2.24%) Telerik
7 31 (1.54%) Facebook
8 27 (1.34%) SAP
9 22 (1.10%) Apple
9 22 (1.10%) Sony
9 22 (1.10%) Yahoo!
10 21 (1.05%) EMC
11 11 (0.55%) Capita
11 11 (0.55%) RedGate
11 11 (0.55%) VMware
12 7 (0.35%) Nintex
12 7 (0.35%) Twitter
13 6 (0.30%) DevExpress
14 5 (0.25%) Adobe
14 5 (0.25%) IBM