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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 93 82
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11  
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 3031 3132 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.55% 3.00% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.81% 7.82% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2751 2753 3088
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

.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 34386 40026 40349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.26% 38.34% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29348 34495 34277
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +20 2808 £45,000 - 387
London +7 839 £55,000 -3.50% 91
South East +40 597 £45,000 - 78
Yorkshire +16 279 £38,000 -5.00% 41
South West +9 255 £40,750 +5.84% 26
North West -2 255 £37,500 -11.76% 49
East of England +18 240 £45,000 -5.26% 34
West Yorkshire +14 197 £39,000 -2.50% 21
West Midlands +35 182 £42,500 +6.25% 28
Manchester -27 130 £37,500 -21.05% 22
Leeds +19 123 £39,000 -2.50% 14
Hampshire +28 120 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Surrey +29 118 £52,500 +10.52% 14
East Midlands -2 110 £40,000 +3.89% 30
West Sussex +24 103 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Scotland +51 99 £45,000 +12.50% 11
City of London -19 94 £60,000 - 18
Hertfordshire +57 93 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Berkshire +56 80 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Bristol +7 76 £44,000 +10.00% 11
Edinburgh +51 68 £45,000 +15.38% 6
Cheshire +19 67 £41,250 +17.85% 17
Wales +30 61 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Somerset +2 57 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North East +5 52 £37,500 +2.73% 10
Coventry +25 47 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 47 £43,000 -9.47% 4
Cambridgeshire -6 47 £51,500 +4.56% 8
Nottinghamshire -13 47 £45,000 +20.00% 6
North Yorkshire +26 46 £40,000 -11.11% 8

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 5950 (100.00%) .NET
2 5467 (91.88%) C#
3 4045 (67.98%) MVC
4 3979 (66.87%) ASP.NET
5 3977 (66.84%) SQL Server
6 3369 (56.62%) Agile Software Development
7 3142 (52.81%) Entity Framework
8 2979 (50.07%) JavaScript
9 2697 (45.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2550 (42.86%) SQL
11 2531 (42.54%) HTML
12 2264 (38.05%) CSS
13 2105 (35.38%) TDD
14 2074 (34.86%) Microsoft
15 2064 (34.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 2041 (34.30%) WCF
17 1885 (31.68%) AngularJS
18 1548 (26.02%) jQuery
19 1200 (20.17%) Scrum
20 1194 (20.07%) Web Services
21 1106 (18.59%) Git (software)
22 1081 (18.17%) Finance
23 1080 (18.15%) Visual Studio
24 1033 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 1025 (17.23%) BDD
26 985 (16.55%) HTML5
26 985 (16.55%) RESTful
27 964 (16.20%) Web Development
28 944 (15.87%) OO
29 905 (15.21%) 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
1 454 (7.63%) IIS
2 383 (6.44%) CMS
3 242 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 211 (3.55%) Umbraco
5 139 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
6 134 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
7 126 (2.12%) EPiServer
8 116 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
9 94 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 93 (1.56%) WebSphere
11 84 (1.41%) NServiceBus
12 62 (1.04%) Tomcat
13 53 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 42 (0.71%) Apache
15 38 (0.64%) Kentico
16 28 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
17 26 (0.44%) Sitefinity
18 22 (0.37%) DNN
19 21 (0.35%) Confluence
20 20 (0.34%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 843 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 108 (1.82%) MS Office
3 39 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.35%) MS Project
5 19 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.12%) InDesign
8 7 (0.12%) MicroStation
9 5 (0.084%) InVision
9 5 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.034%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.034%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 103 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.13%) Magento
4 8 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.084%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.067%) RMDS
7 3 (0.050%) Maximo
7 3 (0.050%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.034%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.034%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.017%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.017%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.017%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.017%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.017%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.017%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.017%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 852 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 372 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 156 (2.62%) SaaS
4 53 (0.89%) GitHub
5 37 (0.62%) PaaS
6 29 (0.49%) Office 365
7 24 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (0.32%) IaaS
9 15 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.12%) Slack
13 6 (0.10%) Force.com
13 6 (0.10%) Google Play
14 5 (0.084%) Sage Pay
15 4 (0.067%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.067%) Datadog
15 4 (0.067%) iPaaS
16 3 (0.050%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.050%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 160 (2.69%) Internet
2 94 (1.58%) Intranet
3 88 (1.48%) HTTP
4 53 (0.89%) TCP/IP
5 34 (0.57%) Skype
6 20 (0.34%) Firewall
7 17 (0.29%) Extranet
7 17 (0.29%) SSL
8 12 (0.20%) Kerberos
9 10 (0.17%) Ethernet
9 10 (0.17%) Wireshark
10 8 (0.13%) DNS
11 7 (0.12%) Broadband
11 7 (0.12%) RS-232
12 5 (0.084%) LAN
13 4 (0.067%) DHCP
13 4 (0.067%) FTP
13 4 (0.067%) Network Security
13 4 (0.067%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (0.067%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3977 (66.84%) SQL Server
2 810 (13.61%) NoSQL
3 751 (12.62%) SQL Server 2014
4 430 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 357 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 339 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 329 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 281 (4.72%) MongoDB
9 257 (4.32%) Relational Database
10 191 (3.21%) MySQL
11 135 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
12 123 (2.07%) Azure SQL Database
13 121 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
14 95 (1.60%) RavenDB
15 80 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
16 76 (1.28%) Redis
17 75 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 66 (1.11%) Big Data
19 58 (0.97%) RDBMS
20 55 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1106 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 1080 (18.15%) Visual Studio
3 853 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 443 (7.45%) NUnit
5 400 (6.72%) Subversion
6 284 (4.77%) TeamCity
7 222 (3.73%) JIRA
8 192 (3.23%) Moq
9 177 (2.97%) MSTest
10 159 (2.67%) Selenium
11 149 (2.50%) SpecFlow
12 141 (2.37%) Rhino Mocks
13 110 (1.85%) Jenkins
14 91 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
15 64 (1.08%) Maven
16 61 (1.03%) Jasmine
17 57 (0.96%) Eclipse
17 57 (0.96%) gulp
18 53 (0.89%) MSBuild
19 50 (0.84%) JSUnit
General
1 1081 (18.17%) Finance
2 325 (5.46%) Banking
3 231 (3.88%) Marketing
4 215 (3.61%) Games
5 154 (2.59%) Investment Banking
6 147 (2.47%) Advertising
7 145 (2.44%) Retail
8 107 (1.80%) Legal
9 90 (1.51%) Music Industry
10 67 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 59 (0.99%) Law
12 46 (0.77%) Back Office
13 44 (0.74%) Publishing
14 39 (0.66%) Manufacturing
15 32 (0.54%) Electronics
16 30 (0.50%) Front Office
17 25 (0.42%) Financial Institution
18 16 (0.27%) Automotive
19 12 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
19 12 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4935 (82.94%) Developer
2 3498 (58.79%) .NET Developer
3 2385 (40.08%) C# Developer
4 1747 (29.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 1007 (16.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 887 (14.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 886 (14.89%) Senior Developer
8 807 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 732 (12.30%) Software Developer
10 569 (9.56%) Senior .NET Developer
11 510 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
12 475 (7.98%) Senior C# Developer
13 432 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
14 426 (7.16%) SQL Developer
15 367 (6.17%) Web Developer
16 342 (5.75%) Software Engineer
17 341 (5.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 283 (4.76%) Junior
19 273 (4.59%) Junior Developer
20 262 (4.40%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5950 (100.00%) .NET
2 3979 (66.87%) ASP.NET
3 3142 (52.81%) Entity Framework
4 2697 (45.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2531 (42.54%) HTML
6 2264 (38.05%) CSS
7 2064 (34.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2041 (34.30%) WCF
9 1885 (31.68%) AngularJS
10 1548 (26.02%) jQuery
11 1194 (20.07%) Web Services
12 1033 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 985 (16.55%) HTML5
13 985 (16.55%) RESTful
14 880 (14.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 859 (14.44%) WPF
16 770 (12.94%) XML
17 725 (12.18%) Node.js
18 663 (11.14%) LINQ
19 619 (10.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 440 (7.39%) Computer Science
2 427 (7.18%) Enterprise Software
3 309 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 281 (4.72%) User Experience
5 260 (4.37%) Mobile App
6 166 (2.79%) Fintech
7 112 (1.88%) N-Tier
8 87 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 79 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 77 (1.29%) Social Network
11 69 (1.16%) iPad
12 66 (1.11%) Blog
13 53 (0.89%) Tandem
14 48 (0.81%) FMCG
15 44 (0.74%) W3C
16 40 (0.67%) Hedge funds
17 37 (0.62%) Social Media
18 36 (0.61%) Algorithms
18 36 (0.61%) e-Learning
19 35 (0.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 851 (14.30%) Windows
2 145 (2.44%) Android
3 126 (2.12%) Windows Server
4 108 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 105 (1.76%) Linux
6 62 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (0.97%) Unix
8 27 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 6 (0.10%) Solaris
13 5 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.067%) 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 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4045 (67.98%) MVC
2 3369 (56.62%) Agile Software Development
3 2105 (35.38%) TDD
4 1200 (20.17%) Scrum
5 1025 (17.23%) BDD
6 964 (16.20%) Web Development
7 944 (15.87%) OO
8 905 (15.21%) Web Application Development
9 742 (12.47%) Unit Testing
10 688 (11.56%) Software Engineering
11 617 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
12 598 (10.05%) SDLC
13 480 (8.07%) SOLID
14 456 (7.66%) OOP
15 441 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
16 352 (5.92%) SOA
17 325 (5.46%) MVVM
18 304 (5.11%) Mentoring
19 302 (5.08%) DevOps
20 280 (4.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5467 (91.88%) C#
2 2979 (50.07%) JavaScript
3 2550 (42.86%) SQL
4 829 (13.93%) T-SQL
5 618 (10.39%) Ruby
6 577 (9.70%) VB.NET
7 449 (7.55%) Java
8 245 (4.12%) C++
9 233 (3.92%) VB
10 213 (3.58%) PowerShell
11 200 (3.36%) TypeScript
12 144 (2.42%) Python
13 115 (1.93%) C
14 104 (1.75%) PHP
15 92 (1.55%) XPath
16 68 (1.14%) XAML
17 67 (1.13%) PL/SQL
18 66 (1.11%) VBA
19 64 (1.08%) F#
20 60 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 697 (11.71%) Degree
2 142 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 73 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 61 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 46 (0.77%) ISEB
6 39 (0.66%) MCSD
7 37 (0.62%) MCP
8 31 (0.52%) MCTS
9 30 (0.50%) MCAD
10 26 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 15 (0.25%) ISTQB
12 12 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (0.20%) PhD
13 9 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.13%) CBAP
14 8 (0.13%) CCNA
14 8 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.13%) HND
14 8 (0.13%) OCMJEA
14 8 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (4.25%) QA
2 42 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 23 (0.39%) PMO
5 19 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.17%) SLA
8 9 (0.15%) MiFID
9 6 (0.10%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.067%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.050%) SDET
12 2 (0.034%) SEPA
12 2 (0.034%) WAI
12 2 (0.034%) WCAG
13 1 (0.017%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.017%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.017%) EMIR
13 1 (0.017%) ISO27005
System Software
1 130 (2.18%) Docker
2 50 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.13%) vSphere
5 7 (0.12%) Firmware
6 4 (0.067%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.067%) XenApp
7 1 (0.017%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.017%) Squid
7 1 (0.017%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.017%) Xen
Systems Management
1 71 (1.19%) Puppet
2 56 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (0.82%) Kibana
4 18 (0.30%) Control-M
5 7 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.084%) Nagios
7 4 (0.067%) HP Fortify
7 4 (0.067%) logstash
7 4 (0.067%) MOM
7 4 (0.067%) Salt
7 4 (0.067%) SCOM
8 3 (0.050%) Ansible
9 2 (0.034%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.034%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.034%) Graphite
9 2 (0.034%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.017%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2074 (34.86%) Microsoft
2 292 (4.91%) Oracle
3 145 (2.44%) Sitecore
3 145 (2.44%) Xamarin
4 98 (1.65%) IBM
5 86 (1.45%) Google
6 65 (1.09%) Telerik
7 62 (1.04%) Facebook
8 49 (0.82%) SAP
9 34 (0.57%) DevExpress
10 32 (0.54%) Adobe
11 25 (0.42%) PayPal
12 24 (0.40%) Nintex
13 23 (0.39%) Apple
13 23 (0.39%) VMware
14 20 (0.34%) Alterian
15 19 (0.32%) Atlassian
16 18 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (0.27%) Twitter
18 14 (0.24%) RedGate
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus Scheme, Pension, Flexitime.
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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City, London
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Rugby, Warwickshire
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South East
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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London
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West Lothian
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London
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