Period
to 4 July 2020

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 6 months to 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 131 96
Rank change year-on-year +40 -35 -14
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 2,569 3,943 5,969
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.26% 2.69% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 7.06% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,449 3,634 5,781
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31,555 55,841 71,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.99% 38.03% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26,033 45,981 60,023
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in the UK

.NET Framework
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework.

Salary trend for .NET Framework in the UK

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Framework over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in the UK

.NET Framework
Top 19 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 6 months to 4 July 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
England +40 2,362 £50,000 +5.26% 371
UK excluding London +21 1,615 £47,500 +5.56% 325
London +44 859 £60,000 - 75
South East +23 575 £50,000 +5.26% 76
North of England +49 367 £47,500 +5.56% 85
Midlands +48 258 £45,000 +5.88% 59
Work from Home +27 243 £45,000 -5.26% 44
South West +14 216 £47,500 +5.56% 40
North West +57 212 £50,000 +17.65% 57
West Midlands +65 149 £46,250 +3.93% 36
Yorkshire +33 121 £50,000 +11.11% 21
East Midlands +16 109 £40,250 +0.63% 23
East of England +44 81 £50,000 +5.26% 34
Scotland +32 66 £45,000 +12.50% 14
North East +22 35 £47,500 -2.06% 7
Northern Ireland +24 33 £48,500 +29.33% 5
Wales -7 17 £40,000 -8.57% 12
Isle of Man - 5 £47,500 -
Channel Islands - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 2,569 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,331 (90.74%) C#
3 1,519 (59.13%) JavaScript
4 1,475 (57.42%) Agile Software Development
5 1,445 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 1,342 (52.24%) ASP.NET
7 1,315 (51.19%) MVC
8 1,273 (49.55%) Azure
9 1,249 (48.62%) Entity Framework
10 1,158 (45.08%) AngularJS
11 1,097 (42.70%) .NET Core
12 1,034 (40.25%) SQL
13 960 (37.37%) Microsoft
14 924 (35.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 887 (34.53%) HTML
16 878 (34.18%) CSS
17 856 (33.32%) TDD
18 819 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
19 799 (31.10%) Scrum
20 767 (29.86%) React
21 651 (25.34%) Microservices
22 636 (24.76%) AWS
23 545 (21.21%) TypeScript
24 535 (20.83%) BDD
25 517 (20.12%) DevOps
26 486 (18.92%) Git (software)
27 470 (18.30%) Node.js
28 463 (18.02%) Vue.js
29 460 (17.91%) Software Engineering
30 426 (16.58%) MongoDB

.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
1 360 (14.01%) Elasticsearch
2 139 (5.41%) IIS
3 104 (4.05%) CMS
4 77 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 64 (2.49%) EPiServer
6 60 (2.34%) Umbraco
7 53 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
8 42 (1.63%) Confluence
9 32 (1.25%) Kentico
10 29 (1.13%) NServiceBus
11 24 (0.93%) Sitefinity
12 23 (0.90%) DNN
13 22 (0.86%) Immediacy CMS
14 19 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.31%) Drupal
15 8 (0.31%) NetWeaver
15 8 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
18 5 (0.19%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 25 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.039%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.35%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.27%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.23%) Maximo
5 4 (0.16%) Magento
6 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.12%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.039%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.039%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.039%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.039%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,273 (49.55%) Azure
2 636 (24.76%) AWS
3 117 (4.55%) SaaS
4 83 (3.23%) Serverless
5 67 (2.61%) GCP
6 44 (1.71%) Power Platform
7 40 (1.56%) GitHub
8 39 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
9 35 (1.36%) Office 365
10 33 (1.28%) PaaS
11 27 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
11 27 (1.05%) npm
12 22 (0.86%) NuGet
13 17 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (0.66%) Azure Functions
14 13 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
14 13 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (0.39%) Logic Apps
16 9 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 7 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (3.46%) Internet
2 62 (2.41%) HTTP
3 15 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.39%) RTP
5 9 (0.35%) Skype
6 8 (0.31%) DNS
6 8 (0.31%) Intranet
7 7 (0.27%) SSL
8 6 (0.23%) Extranet
8 6 (0.23%) FTP
9 5 (0.19%) Network Security
10 2 (0.078%) IPv6
10 2 (0.078%) VoIP
11 1 (0.039%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.039%) DHCP
11 1 (0.039%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.039%) Firewall
11 1 (0.039%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.039%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.039%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,445 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 426 (16.58%) MongoDB
3 313 (12.18%) SQL Server 2019
4 150 (5.84%) NoSQL
5 127 (4.94%) Relational Database
6 109 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 107 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 98 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 69 (2.69%) MySQL
10 68 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 60 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
12 44 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
13 41 (1.60%) Power BI
14 40 (1.56%) Redis
15 34 (1.32%) Cosmos DB
16 33 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
18 26 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 26 (1.01%) SQL Server 2017
19 25 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 486 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 355 (13.82%) Visual Studio
3 213 (8.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 171 (6.66%) NUnit
5 156 (6.07%) Selenium
6 106 (4.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 102 (3.97%) TeamCity
8 99 (3.85%) JIRA
9 90 (3.50%) Jenkins
10 86 (3.35%) SpecFlow
11 41 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
12 39 (1.52%) Subversion
13 38 (1.48%) StyleCop
14 32 (1.25%) MSTest
14 32 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 32 (1.25%) webpack
15 30 (1.17%) Moq
16 28 (1.09%) Jasmine
17 23 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
18 21 (0.82%) gulp
General
1 389 (15.14%) Finance
2 119 (4.63%) Games
3 80 (3.11%) Banking
4 69 (2.69%) Retail
5 66 (2.57%) Legal
6 50 (1.95%) Marketing
7 45 (1.75%) Law
8 35 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 34 (1.32%) Aerospace
10 33 (1.28%) Advertising
11 21 (0.82%) Back Office
12 20 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.54%) Publishing
14 13 (0.51%) Front Office
15 12 (0.47%) Automotive
16 10 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.31%) Public Sector
18 7 (0.27%) Telecoms
19 6 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,016 (78.47%) Developer
2 1,199 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 795 (30.95%) C# Developer
4 530 (20.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 446 (17.36%) Software Developer
6 338 (13.16%) Senior Developer
7 269 (10.47%) Software Engineer
8 243 (9.46%) Full Stack Developer
9 163 (6.34%) C# Software Developer
10 157 (6.11%) Senior .NET Developer
11 144 (5.61%) .NET Software Developer
12 134 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
13 116 (4.52%) Azure Developer
13 116 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 104 (4.05%) Junior
15 102 (3.97%) Lead Developer
16 101 (3.93%) C# Software Engineer
17 95 (3.70%) Junior Developer
18 93 (3.62%) Senior Software Engineer
19 91 (3.54%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,569 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,342 (52.24%) ASP.NET
3 1,249 (48.62%) Entity Framework
4 1,158 (45.08%) AngularJS
5 1,097 (42.70%) .NET Core
6 924 (35.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 887 (34.53%) HTML
8 878 (34.18%) CSS
9 819 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 767 (29.86%) React
11 470 (18.30%) Node.js
12 463 (18.02%) Vue.js
13 397 (15.45%) jQuery
14 338 (13.16%) Web Services
15 323 (12.57%) REST
16 227 (8.84%) RESTful
17 206 (8.02%) HTML5
18 190 (7.40%) WCF
19 188 (7.32%) XML
20 181 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 290 (11.29%) Greenfield Project
2 128 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
4 78 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
5 71 (2.76%) User Experience
6 60 (2.34%) Mobile App
7 40 (1.56%) Cloud Native
8 36 (1.40%) Tandem
9 33 (1.28%) Reinsurance
10 27 (1.05%) N-Tier
11 24 (0.93%) Hedge funds
12 19 (0.74%) Management Information System
13 18 (0.70%) Private Cloud
14 17 (0.66%) Algorithms
15 16 (0.62%) Data Structures
16 15 (0.58%) Virtual Team
17 13 (0.51%) Client/Server
17 13 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
18 11 (0.43%) Life Science
19 9 (0.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 264 (10.28%) Windows
2 62 (2.41%) Android
3 51 (1.99%) Apple iOS
4 46 (1.79%) Linux
5 34 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 17 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.35%) Unix
8 6 (0.23%) CentOS
8 6 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.19%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.19%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.039%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.039%) VMS
11 1 (0.039%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,475 (57.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1,315 (51.19%) MVC
3 856 (33.32%) TDD
4 799 (31.10%) Scrum
5 651 (25.34%) Microservices
6 535 (20.83%) BDD
7 517 (20.12%) DevOps
8 460 (17.91%) Software Engineering
9 368 (14.32%) Kanban
10 356 (13.86%) Test Automation
11 347 (13.51%) Web Application Development
12 313 (12.18%) OO
13 283 (11.02%) Web Development
14 272 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
15 264 (10.28%) Unit Testing
16 249 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
17 225 (8.76%) SDLC
18 217 (8.45%) SOLID
19 195 (7.59%) Fintech
20 173 (6.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,331 (90.74%) C#
2 1,519 (59.13%) JavaScript
3 1,034 (40.25%) SQL
4 545 (21.21%) TypeScript
5 282 (10.98%) T-SQL
6 134 (5.22%) Java
7 124 (4.83%) Python
8 120 (4.67%) PowerShell
9 98 (3.81%) VB.NET
10 82 (3.19%) C++
11 66 (2.57%) VB
12 49 (1.91%) Ruby
13 43 (1.67%) PHP
14 42 (1.63%) C
15 37 (1.44%) VB6
16 26 (1.01%) XPath
17 22 (0.86%) Bash Shell
17 22 (0.86%) Objective-C
18 21 (0.82%) ES6
18 21 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 313 (12.18%) Degree
2 88 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 82 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 73 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (2.06%) SC Cleared
6 20 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 11 (0.43%) MCSD
9 9 (0.35%) HND
10 8 (0.31%) ISEB
10 8 (0.31%) Postgraduate
11 7 (0.27%) MCAD
12 6 (0.23%) MCPD
12 6 (0.23%) PhD
13 5 (0.19%) CIW
13 5 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 5 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
14 4 (0.16%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (5.76%) QA
2 26 (1.01%) GDPR
3 15 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.47%) DICOM
5 7 (0.27%) COBIT
5 7 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.27%) NIST
5 7 (0.27%) SLA
6 4 (0.16%) COSO
6 4 (0.16%) HL7
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.039%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.039%) PMO
System Software
1 237 (9.23%) Docker
2 27 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.16%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.039%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.039%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.039%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 131 (5.10%) Kubernetes
2 32 (1.25%) Terraform
3 11 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.35%) Puppet
5 8 (0.31%) HP ALM
6 6 (0.23%) Ansible
6 6 (0.23%) Grafana
7 5 (0.19%) MIIS
8 4 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (0.16%) Kibana
9 1 (0.039%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.039%) Mesos
9 1 (0.039%) Packer
Vendors
1 960 (37.37%) Microsoft
2 104 (4.05%) Xamarin
3 94 (3.66%) Oracle
4 59 (2.30%) Sitecore
5 46 (1.79%) Google
6 30 (1.17%) SAP
7 22 (0.86%) Alterian
8 18 (0.70%) IBM
9 15 (0.58%) Atlassian
9 15 (0.58%) VMware
10 13 (0.51%) Telerik
10 13 (0.51%) webMethods
11 12 (0.47%) DevExpress
12 11 (0.43%) Solace
13 9 (0.35%) Facebook
13 9 (0.35%) Progress
13 9 (0.35%) YouTube
14 8 (0.31%) Automation Anywhere
14 8 (0.31%) HP
14 8 (0.31%) UiPath