The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 93 85
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8  
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3067 3116 3626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.53% 2.99% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.71% 7.75% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2741 2773 3136
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.NET Framework 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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35197 40195 41945
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.51% 38.54% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29883 34738 35633
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in the UK

.NET Framework
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for .NET Framework in the UK

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in the UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 2840 £45,000 - 373
London +7 880 £55,000 - 81
South East +33 583 £45,000 - 64
North West -5 264 £40,000 - 41
Yorkshire -1 255 £38,000 -5.00% 39
East of England +26 250 £45,000 -7.69% 30
South West +8 247 £40,000 +6.66% 36
West Midlands +27 192 £45,000 +12.50% 38
West Yorkshire -2 178 £40,000 - 15
Manchester -21 132 £40,000 -5.88% 16
East Midlands +11 123 £45,000 +12.50% 37
Hampshire +40 119 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Surrey +25 110 £50,000 - 8
Scotland +41 108 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Leeds +2 106 £40,000 +14.28% 12
City of London +1 104 £57,500 -4.16% 20
West Sussex +19 102 £42,500 -10.52% 9
Hertfordshire +50 85 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Berkshire +63 84 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Cheshire +7 68 £42,500 +21.42% 14
Bristol -1 68 £42,500 +15.64% 8
Edinburgh +51 66 £44,500 +12.65% 6
Somerset -4 57 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Wales +27 54 £45,269 +50.89% 3
Birmingham +16 53 £45,000 +12.50% 8
North East +3 52 £37,500 - 7
Coventry +14 51 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Essex +6 51 £47,500 -22.44% 3
Nottinghamshire -7 50 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Oxfordshire +19 47 £40,000 - 9

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 5921 (100.00%) .NET
2 5434 (91.78%) C#
3 4039 (68.21%) MVC
4 3997 (67.51%) SQL Server
5 3964 (66.95%) ASP.NET
6 3356 (56.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3135 (52.95%) Entity Framework
8 3032 (51.21%) JavaScript
9 2670 (45.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2565 (43.32%) SQL
11 2551 (43.08%) HTML
12 2287 (38.63%) CSS
13 2117 (35.75%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2097 (35.42%) TDD
15 2031 (34.30%) WCF
16 2005 (33.86%) Microsoft
17 1945 (32.85%) AngularJS
18 1535 (25.92%) jQuery
19 1214 (20.50%) Scrum
20 1177 (19.88%) Web Services
21 1159 (19.57%) Git (software)
22 1101 (18.59%) Finance
23 1082 (18.27%) BDD
24 1078 (18.21%) Visual Studio
25 1019 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 1016 (17.16%) RESTful
27 988 (16.69%) HTML5
28 957 (16.16%) OO
29 950 (16.04%) Web Development
30 925 (15.62%) Web Application Development

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 427 (7.21%) IIS
2 381 (6.43%) CMS
3 234 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 215 (3.63%) Umbraco
5 135 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
6 119 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 112 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 111 (1.87%) EPiServer
9 86 (1.45%) WebSphere
10 85 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 74 (1.25%) NServiceBus
12 64 (1.08%) Tomcat
13 59 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 36 (0.61%) Apache
15 32 (0.54%) Kentico
16 23 (0.39%) DNN
16 23 (0.39%) Sitefinity
17 21 (0.35%) Confluence
18 19 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
19 18 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 119 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 97 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (0.62%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.12%) InDesign
9 7 (0.12%) MicroStation
10 5 (0.084%) InVision
10 5 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.034%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.017%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 102 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.084%) Magento
4 5 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.084%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.068%) Maximo
5 4 (0.068%) RMDS
5 4 (0.068%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.051%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.034%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.034%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.034%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.017%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.017%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.017%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.017%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.017%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 893 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 399 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 163 (2.75%) SaaS
4 58 (0.98%) GitHub
5 44 (0.74%) PaaS
6 28 (0.47%) Office 365
7 27 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (0.34%) IaaS
10 11 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
11 9 (0.15%) Force.com
11 9 (0.15%) Slack
12 8 (0.14%) Google Play
12 8 (0.14%) Sage Pay
13 5 (0.084%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.084%) iPaaS
14 4 (0.068%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.068%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 148 (2.50%) Internet
2 83 (1.40%) Intranet
3 72 (1.22%) HTTP
4 57 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 32 (0.54%) Skype
6 22 (0.37%) Firewall
7 14 (0.24%) Ethernet
7 14 (0.24%) Kerberos
8 13 (0.22%) Extranet
9 11 (0.19%) SSL
10 10 (0.17%) RS-232
11 9 (0.15%) DNS
12 8 (0.14%) Broadband
12 8 (0.14%) Wireshark
13 6 (0.10%) LAN
14 5 (0.084%) WAN
15 4 (0.068%) DHCP
15 4 (0.068%) FTP
15 4 (0.068%) Remote Desktop
16 3 (0.051%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3997 (67.51%) SQL Server
2 826 (13.95%) NoSQL
3 714 (12.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 400 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 376 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 351 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 348 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 299 (5.05%) MongoDB
9 286 (4.83%) Relational Database
10 186 (3.14%) SQL Server 2016
11 184 (3.11%) MySQL
12 128 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
13 121 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
14 98 (1.66%) RavenDB
15 81 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 77 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
17 71 (1.20%) RDBMS
18 64 (1.08%) Redis
19 63 (1.06%) Big Data
20 59 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1159 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 1078 (18.21%) Visual Studio
3 840 (14.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 451 (7.62%) NUnit
5 389 (6.57%) Subversion
6 290 (4.90%) TeamCity
7 199 (3.36%) JIRA
8 180 (3.04%) Moq
9 170 (2.87%) MSTest
10 164 (2.77%) SpecFlow
11 154 (2.60%) Selenium
12 137 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
13 109 (1.84%) Jenkins
14 98 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
15 62 (1.05%) MSBuild
16 61 (1.03%) Maven
17 59 (1.00%) Jasmine
18 56 (0.95%) gulp
18 56 (0.95%) NuGet
19 55 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 1101 (18.59%) Finance
2 333 (5.62%) Banking
3 233 (3.94%) Marketing
4 216 (3.65%) Games
5 167 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 161 (2.72%) Retail
7 139 (2.35%) Advertising
8 101 (1.71%) Legal
9 91 (1.54%) Music Industry
10 60 (1.01%) Law
10 60 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 48 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 48 (0.81%) Publishing
12 40 (0.68%) Back Office
13 39 (0.66%) Front Office
14 31 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.51%) Electronics
16 15 (0.25%) Automotive
17 11 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4912 (82.96%) Developer
2 3454 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 2340 (39.52%) C# Developer
4 1691 (28.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 966 (16.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 855 (14.44%) Senior Developer
7 834 (14.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 788 (13.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 744 (12.57%) Software Developer
10 529 (8.93%) Senior .NET Developer
11 500 (8.44%) .NET Software Developer
12 437 (7.38%) Senior C# Developer
13 425 (7.18%) SQL Developer
14 423 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
15 364 (6.15%) Web Developer
16 336 (5.67%) Software Engineer
17 311 (5.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 278 (4.70%) Junior
19 267 (4.51%) Junior Developer
20 243 (4.10%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5921 (100.00%) .NET
2 3964 (66.95%) ASP.NET
3 3135 (52.95%) Entity Framework
4 2670 (45.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2551 (43.08%) HTML
6 2287 (38.63%) CSS
7 2117 (35.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2031 (34.30%) WCF
9 1945 (32.85%) AngularJS
10 1535 (25.92%) jQuery
11 1177 (19.88%) Web Services
12 1019 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 1016 (17.16%) RESTful
14 988 (16.69%) HTML5
15 905 (15.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 860 (14.52%) WPF
17 764 (12.90%) XML
18 729 (12.31%) Node.js
19 663 (11.20%) LINQ
20 618 (10.44%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 489 (8.26%) Greenfield Project
2 429 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 427 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
4 337 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
5 271 (4.58%) User Experience
6 229 (3.87%) Mobile App
7 189 (3.19%) Fintech
8 116 (1.96%) N-Tier
9 99 (1.67%) Client/Server
10 76 (1.28%) Management Information System
11 74 (1.25%) Social Network
12 67 (1.13%) iPad
13 52 (0.88%) Blog
13 52 (0.88%) Tandem
14 48 (0.81%) Social Media
15 45 (0.76%) FMCG
15 45 (0.76%) Hedge funds
16 38 (0.64%) W3C
17 34 (0.57%) Mainframe
18 31 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 824 (13.92%) Windows
2 155 (2.62%) Android
3 128 (2.16%) Windows Server
4 122 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 100 (1.69%) Linux
6 52 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (0.81%) Unix
8 29 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 11 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 6 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.084%) Solaris
14 3 (0.051%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.034%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.017%) i5/OS
16 1 (0.017%) OS/400
16 1 (0.017%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4039 (68.21%) MVC
2 3356 (56.68%) Agile Software Development
3 2097 (35.42%) TDD
4 1214 (20.50%) Scrum
5 1082 (18.27%) BDD
6 957 (16.16%) OO
7 950 (16.04%) Web Development
8 925 (15.62%) Web Application Development
9 760 (12.84%) Unit Testing
10 710 (11.99%) Software Engineering
11 683 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
12 590 (9.96%) SDLC
13 497 (8.39%) SOLID
14 465 (7.85%) OOP
15 419 (7.08%) Dependency Injection
16 374 (6.32%) SOA
17 341 (5.76%) MVVM
18 339 (5.73%) DevOps
19 289 (4.88%) Kanban
20 287 (4.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5434 (91.78%) C#
2 3032 (51.21%) JavaScript
3 2565 (43.32%) SQL
4 822 (13.88%) T-SQL
5 635 (10.72%) Ruby
6 537 (9.07%) VB.NET
7 464 (7.84%) Java
8 238 (4.02%) C++
9 214 (3.61%) TypeScript
10 207 (3.50%) VB
11 194 (3.28%) PowerShell
12 144 (2.43%) Python
13 102 (1.72%) PHP
14 98 (1.66%) C
15 85 (1.44%) XPath
16 73 (1.23%) XAML
17 57 (0.96%) VBA
18 56 (0.95%) F#
19 54 (0.91%) VB6
20 50 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 693 (11.70%) Degree
2 139 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 62 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 43 (0.73%) ISEB
6 37 (0.62%) MCSD
7 35 (0.59%) MCP
8 30 (0.51%) MCAD
9 28 (0.47%) MCTS
10 24 (0.41%) PMI Certification
11 16 (0.27%) ISTQB
12 10 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (0.15%) CBAP
13 9 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.14%) OCMJEA
14 8 (0.14%) Sun Certification
15 6 (0.10%) CCNA
15 6 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.10%) PMP
16 5 (0.084%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (3.80%) QA
2 42 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 18 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.29%) PMO
6 7 (0.12%) MiFID
7 5 (0.084%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.068%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.068%) SLA
9 3 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.051%) SDET
10 2 (0.034%) SEPA
11 1 (0.017%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.017%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.017%) EMIR
11 1 (0.017%) WAI
11 1 (0.017%) WCAG
System Software
1 110 (1.86%) Docker
2 48 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.10%) Firmware
4 6 (0.10%) vSphere
5 4 (0.068%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.068%) XenApp
6 2 (0.034%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.034%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.017%) Squid
7 1 (0.017%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.017%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (1.08%) Puppet
2 51 (0.86%) Kibana
3 50 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.37%) Control-M
5 10 (0.17%) Kubernetes
6 8 (0.14%) SCOM
7 7 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.084%) Ansible
8 5 (0.084%) Nagios
9 4 (0.068%) HP Fortify
9 4 (0.068%) logstash
9 4 (0.068%) MOM
10 2 (0.034%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.034%) Graphite
10 2 (0.034%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.034%) Salt
11 1 (0.017%) SCCM
11 1 (0.017%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2005 (33.86%) Microsoft
2 305 (5.15%) Oracle
3 152 (2.57%) Xamarin
4 144 (2.43%) Sitecore
5 102 (1.72%) Google
6 97 (1.64%) IBM
7 73 (1.23%) Facebook
8 72 (1.22%) Telerik
9 54 (0.91%) SAP
10 39 (0.66%) DevExpress
11 34 (0.57%) Adobe
11 34 (0.57%) Atlassian
12 24 (0.41%) Apple
13 22 (0.37%) VMware
14 21 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (0.35%) Twitter
15 17 (0.29%) Alterian
16 14 (0.24%) Intel
16 14 (0.24%) New Relic
16 14 (0.24%) Nintex
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 46k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Padstow, Cornwall
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + 26 days hol, pension, plus more
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Car Fund
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + pension, holidays...
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum benefits inc pension & share ownersh
Posted: Yesterday