Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 88 81 96
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 -26
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 1,302 2,460 2,783
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.64% 3.50% 3.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 9.25% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 2,323 2,672
Median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,042 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £63,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

.NET Framework 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 15,098 26,592 32,881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 42.26% 37.80% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12,734 21,992 27,093
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +5.00%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in the UK excluding London

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for .NET Framework in the UK excluding London

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Framework in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in the UK excluding London

.NET Framework
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. 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
South East 0 403 £57,500 +15.00% 83
North of England -11 307 £47,500 +5.56% 105
Midlands +22 231 £45,000 - 70
North West +4 187 £50,000 +11.11% 67
South West +11 172 £45,000 +5.88% 49
West Midlands +41 155 £46,250 -2.63% 46
Scotland +23 114 £44,000 -2.22% 24
Yorkshire -49 90 £45,000 - 27
East Midlands -2 76 £42,500 +4.94% 24
East of England +10 38 £50,000 - 38
North East +23 30 £38,000 -7.88% 11
Wales +23 26 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Northern Ireland -10 11 £40,000 +14.29% 7
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, IT jobs citing .NET Framework 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 1,302 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,170 (89.86%) C#
3 689 (52.92%) JavaScript
4 668 (51.31%) SQL Server
5 644 (49.46%) MVC
6 634 (48.69%) Agile Software Development
7 631 (48.46%) Azure
8 606 (46.54%) .NET Core
9 592 (45.47%) ASP.NET
10 576 (44.24%) Entity Framework
11 563 (43.24%) SQL
12 475 (36.48%) CSS
13 472 (36.25%) HTML
14 416 (31.95%) Microsoft
15 396 (30.41%) AngularJS
16 383 (29.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 367 (28.19%) DevOps
18 358 (27.50%) React
19 311 (23.89%) Git (software)
20 302 (23.20%) ASP.NET Web API
21 272 (20.89%) Microservices
22 271 (20.81%) jQuery
23 266 (20.43%) TDD
24 235 (18.05%) Scrum
25 211 (16.21%) TypeScript
26 195 (14.98%) REST
27 183 (14.06%) Mentoring
28 173 (13.29%) Software Engineering
29 166 (12.75%) Test Automation
29 166 (12.75%) OO

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 107 (8.22%) NServiceBus
2 71 (5.45%) CMS
3 57 (4.38%) Umbraco
4 55 (4.22%) IIS
5 34 (2.61%) SharePoint
6 31 (2.38%) Kentico
7 22 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (1.54%) WordPress
9 19 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (1.46%) EPiServer
10 8 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.61%) Confluence
11 7 (0.54%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.46%) nginx
13 5 (0.38%) Apache
14 4 (0.31%) DNN
15 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.23%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 15 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (1.15%) nopCommerce
2 7 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.38%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.23%) Maximo
5 2 (0.15%) Magento
5 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.077%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.077%) Odoo
6 1 (0.077%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 631 (48.46%) Azure
2 119 (9.14%) AWS
3 99 (7.60%) PaaS
4 90 (6.91%) SaaS
5 89 (6.84%) IaaS
6 44 (3.38%) Power Platform
7 28 (2.15%) Dynamics 365
8 27 (2.07%) npm
9 24 (1.84%) GitHub
10 23 (1.77%) Serverless
11 20 (1.54%) GCP
12 12 (0.92%) Office 365
13 11 (0.84%) OpenShift
14 10 (0.77%) Azure Functions
15 8 (0.61%) PowerApps
16 6 (0.46%) Boomi
17 5 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
17 5 (0.38%) Power Automate
18 4 (0.31%) Logic Apps
18 4 (0.31%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 109 (8.37%) HTTP
2 82 (6.30%) Skype
3 18 (1.38%) Internet
4 10 (0.77%) AMQP
5 7 (0.54%) Wireless
6 4 (0.31%) SSL
7 3 (0.23%) Intranet
8 2 (0.15%) DNS
8 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.077%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.077%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 668 (51.31%) SQL Server
2 137 (10.52%) NoSQL
3 96 (7.37%) Relational Database
4 54 (4.15%) MongoDB
5 43 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (2.76%) Redis
7 34 (2.61%) MySQL
8 26 (2.00%) Power BI
9 21 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
11 17 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
12 15 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
13 14 (1.08%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.92%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.69%) Big Data
16 9 (0.69%) MS Access
17 8 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 311 (23.89%) Git (software)
2 118 (9.06%) Visual Studio
3 107 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 82 (6.30%) Selenium
5 79 (6.07%) TeamCity
6 70 (5.38%) NUnit
7 68 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 54 (4.15%) SpecFlow
9 50 (3.84%) Visual Studio Team System
10 44 (3.38%) JIRA
11 37 (2.84%) Jenkins
12 27 (2.07%) Bitbucket
13 25 (1.92%) MSTest
14 22 (1.69%) gulp
15 21 (1.61%) Protractor
16 20 (1.54%) Moq
17 17 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 17 (1.31%) Subversion
18 16 (1.23%) jspm
19 11 (0.84%) JMeter
General
1 150 (11.52%) Finance
2 38 (2.92%) Back Office
3 30 (2.30%) Public Sector
4 18 (1.38%) Law
4 18 (1.38%) Marketing
5 16 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.15%) Games
6 15 (1.15%) Local Government
7 13 (1.00%) Aerospace
7 13 (1.00%) Retail
8 12 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.84%) Police
10 10 (0.77%) Banking
10 10 (0.77%) Legal
11 9 (0.69%) Automotive
11 9 (0.69%) Digital Economy
12 8 (0.61%) Advertising
13 7 (0.54%) Publishing
14 2 (0.15%) Social Housing
15 1 (0.077%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,101 (84.56%) Developer
2 517 (39.71%) .NET Developer
3 334 (25.65%) Software Developer
4 310 (23.81%) C# Developer
5 279 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 192 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 151 (11.60%) Full Stack Developer
8 133 (10.22%) Senior .NET Developer
9 114 (8.76%) C# Software Developer
10 80 (6.14%) .NET Software Developer
11 71 (5.45%) Software Engineer
12 62 (4.76%) Lead Developer
13 55 (4.22%) Architect
14 53 (4.07%) Senior C# Developer
15 51 (3.92%) Azure Developer
15 51 (3.92%) Senior Software Developer
16 45 (3.46%) SQL Developer
17 43 (3.30%) Principal Developer
18 37 (2.84%) Applications Developer
19 36 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,302 (100.00%) .NET
2 606 (46.54%) .NET Core
3 592 (45.47%) ASP.NET
4 576 (44.24%) Entity Framework
5 475 (36.48%) CSS
6 472 (36.25%) HTML
7 396 (30.41%) AngularJS
8 383 (29.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 358 (27.50%) React
10 302 (23.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 271 (20.81%) jQuery
12 195 (14.98%) REST
13 163 (12.52%) Web Services
14 161 (12.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 154 (11.83%) ASP.NET Core
16 143 (10.98%) Vue.js
17 128 (9.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 117 (8.99%) HTML5
19 109 (8.37%) RESTful
20 78 (5.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 112 (8.60%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (4.45%) User Experience
3 55 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
5 51 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 41 (3.15%) Algorithms
7 38 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
8 31 (2.38%) Data Structures
9 29 (2.23%) LIMS
10 23 (1.77%) Cloud Native
11 17 (1.31%) NHS
12 10 (0.77%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.77%) Private Cloud
13 9 (0.69%) Renewable Energy
13 9 (0.69%) RIA
14 8 (0.61%) iPhone
14 8 (0.61%) Reinsurance
15 6 (0.46%) Cybercrime
16 5 (0.38%) 3D Graphics
16 5 (0.38%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 100 (7.68%) Windows
2 28 (2.15%) Windows Server
3 26 (2.00%) Android
4 15 (1.15%) Linux
5 13 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 644 (49.46%) MVC
2 634 (48.69%) Agile Software Development
3 367 (28.19%) DevOps
4 272 (20.89%) Microservices
5 266 (20.43%) TDD
6 235 (18.05%) Scrum
7 183 (14.06%) Mentoring
8 173 (13.29%) Software Engineering
9 166 (12.75%) OO
9 166 (12.75%) Test Automation
10 165 (12.67%) Web Development
11 151 (11.60%) SOLID
12 124 (9.52%) SDLC
13 119 (9.14%) Unit Testing
14 104 (7.99%) Problem-Solving
15 102 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
16 97 (7.45%) BDD
17 92 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
18 87 (6.68%) OOP
19 81 (6.22%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,170 (89.86%) C#
2 689 (52.92%) JavaScript
3 563 (43.24%) SQL
4 211 (16.21%) TypeScript
5 120 (9.22%) T-SQL
6 103 (7.91%) Java
7 88 (6.76%) C++
8 45 (3.46%) VB
9 27 (2.07%) VB.NET
10 23 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 17 (1.31%) PHP
12 16 (1.23%) C
13 15 (1.15%) Python
14 7 (0.54%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.54%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.46%) Perl
16 5 (0.38%) C-shell
16 5 (0.38%) Fortran
16 5 (0.38%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 148 (11.37%) Degree
2 58 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.92%) HNC
7 8 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (0.54%) CISM
8 7 (0.54%) CISSP
8 7 (0.54%) CSSLP
9 5 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.23%) HND
10 3 (0.23%) MCPD
11 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.077%) CIW
12 1 (0.077%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.077%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.077%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.077%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.76%) QA
2 14 (1.08%) WAI
3 9 (0.69%) GDPR
4 8 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.61%) SLA
5 7 (0.54%) NIST
6 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 151 (11.60%) Docker
2 2 (0.15%) Firmware
3 1 (0.077%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.077%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.077%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (5.15%) Kubernetes
2 27 (2.07%) Ansible
3 25 (1.92%) MIIS
4 24 (1.84%) Terraform
5 18 (1.38%) Puppet
6 7 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.31%) Grafana
8 1 (0.077%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.077%) Nagios
8 1 (0.077%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.077%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 416 (31.95%) Microsoft
2 40 (3.07%) Oracle
3 36 (2.76%) Xamarin
4 25 (1.92%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.54%) Ceridian
6 9 (0.69%) Red Hat
7 8 (0.61%) VMware
8 7 (0.54%) DevExpress
8 7 (0.54%) Telerik
9 6 (0.46%) Cadence
9 6 (0.46%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.38%) Google
10 5 (0.38%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.38%) Splunk
10 5 (0.38%) Xceptor
11 4 (0.31%) Blue Prism
11 4 (0.31%) HubSpot
11 4 (0.31%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.23%) Mapbox