The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 14371 15417 18230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.16% 15.72% 16.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.71% 40.34% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12853 14054 16542
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% -  

.NET 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 36186 38219 42366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.69% 38.97% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 139326 147702 163494
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the UK

.NET
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for .NET in the UK

.NET
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in the UK

.NET
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 -1 13427 £45,000 - 1877
UK excluding London 0 9517 £41,377 +3.44% 1388
London -2 4574 £57,500 +4.54% 558
South East +1 2733 £42,500 - 393
North of England -1 2419 £40,000 - 394
Midlands -2 1485 £40,000 - 251
East of England +3 1237 £45,000 +5.88% 149
South West 0 984 £40,000 - 131
Scotland +3 456 £40,000 - 49
Wales +4 202 £37,500 - 19
Northern Ireland -1 28 £34,000 -15.00% 3
Isle of Man - 2 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 with a requirement for .NET.

1 23116 (82.08%) C#
2 15236 (54.10%) ASP.NET
3 14803 (52.56%) SQL Server
4 14099 (50.06%) Agile Software Development
5 13296 (47.21%) MVC
6 12522 (44.46%) JavaScript
7 11746 (41.71%) SQL
8 10328 (36.67%) HTML
9 9161 (32.53%) CSS
10 8723 (30.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8253 (29.30%) Microsoft
12 6999 (24.85%) TDD
13 6633 (23.55%) AngularJS
14 6053 (21.49%) .NET Framework
15 5485 (19.48%) Finance
16 5243 (18.62%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5203 (18.47%) jQuery
18 4969 (17.64%) Scrum
19 4666 (16.57%) WCF
20 3905 (13.87%) Web Services
21 3887 (13.80%) Web Development
22 3761 (13.35%) Degree
23 3645 (12.94%) Java
24 3573 (12.69%) Microsoft Azure
25 3511 (12.47%) OO
26 3431 (12.18%) Windows
27 3389 (12.03%) Software Engineering
28 3388 (12.03%) HTML5
29 3351 (11.90%) BDD
30 3266 (11.60%) Entity Framework

.NET
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 1305 (4.63%) CMS
2 1287 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 1273 (4.52%) IIS
4 652 (2.32%) Umbraco
5 571 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
6 500 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
7 475 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 328 (1.16%) Apache
9 286 (1.02%) EPiServer
10 261 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 239 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 197 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 174 (0.62%) Confluence
14 167 (0.59%) Tomcat
15 148 (0.53%) Kentico
16 146 (0.52%) Apache Spark
17 145 (0.51%) NServiceBus
18 139 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
19 128 (0.45%) WordPress
20 111 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 551 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 423 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
3 142 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 79 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 63 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 47 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
7 43 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 28 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
9 25 (0.089%) InfoPath
10 16 (0.057%) Chatbot
11 13 (0.046%) HipChat
12 10 (0.036%) GIMP
12 10 (0.036%) SPSS
13 9 (0.032%) Fireworks
14 7 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 5 (0.018%) Simulink
16 3 (0.011%) SOLIDWORKS
16 3 (0.011%) XMetaL
17 2 (0.007%) InDesign
17 2 (0.007%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 777 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 249 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 144 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 99 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 60 (0.21%) Maximo
6 48 (0.17%) Aligne
7 34 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 34 (0.12%) Visualfiles
8 32 (0.11%) Magento
9 31 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
10 24 (0.085%) Endur
11 18 (0.064%) SDL Web 8
12 17 (0.060%) Sage 200
13 15 (0.053%) Eloqua
14 14 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
15 13 (0.046%) NetSuite
15 13 (0.046%) Siebel CRM
16 12 (0.043%) Sage 50
17 10 (0.036%) Movex
17 10 (0.036%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3573 (12.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1904 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 934 (3.32%) SaaS
4 307 (1.09%) GitHub
5 296 (1.05%) Office 365
6 253 (0.90%) PaaS
7 156 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 112 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
9 102 (0.36%) Google Play
10 100 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
10 100 (0.36%) IaaS
11 98 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
12 56 (0.20%) Force.com
13 52 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
13 52 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
13 52 (0.18%) Google Analytics
14 47 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
15 45 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
16 42 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
17 36 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 691 (2.45%) Internet
2 415 (1.47%) HTTP
3 251 (0.89%) Intranet
4 232 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 165 (0.59%) DNS
6 156 (0.55%) Firewall
7 122 (0.43%) Broadband
8 63 (0.22%) Skype
9 62 (0.22%) SSL
10 54 (0.19%) Network Security
11 51 (0.18%) DHCP
12 46 (0.16%) SAN
13 44 (0.16%) Wireless
14 42 (0.15%) Ethernet
15 41 (0.15%) FTP
16 39 (0.14%) WAN
17 37 (0.13%) LAN
18 35 (0.12%) SMTP
19 31 (0.11%) Extranet
20 29 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14803 (52.56%) SQL Server
2 2010 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1821 (6.47%) SQL Server 2014
4 1586 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1582 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1318 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 1264 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 1181 (4.19%) MongoDB
9 1045 (3.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 1022 (3.63%) SQL Server 2016
11 964 (3.42%) MySQL
12 620 (2.20%) Big Data
13 609 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 539 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
15 378 (1.34%) Redis
16 352 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
17 332 (1.18%) RDBMS
18 324 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
19 284 (1.01%) Hadoop
20 263 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3258 (11.57%) Visual Studio
2 2791 (9.91%) Git (software)
3 2530 (8.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1677 (5.95%) NUnit
5 1283 (4.56%) TeamCity
6 1002 (3.56%) Subversion
7 945 (3.36%) Selenium
8 821 (2.92%) JIRA
9 654 (2.32%) Moq
10 639 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
11 628 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
12 623 (2.21%) Jenkins
13 534 (1.90%) SpecFlow
14 511 (1.81%) MSTest
15 293 (1.04%) MSBuild
16 262 (0.93%) Jasmine
17 215 (0.76%) WebDriver
18 206 (0.73%) gulp
19 203 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 187 (0.66%) Protractor
General
1 5485 (19.48%) Finance
2 1750 (6.21%) Banking
3 1158 (4.11%) Retail
4 1150 (4.08%) Marketing
5 719 (2.55%) Games
6 645 (2.29%) Advertising
7 609 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 567 (2.01%) Investment Banking
9 489 (1.74%) Manufacturing
10 407 (1.45%) Legal
11 394 (1.40%) Electronics
12 297 (1.05%) Front Office
13 242 (0.86%) Back Office
14 205 (0.73%) Publishing
15 201 (0.71%) Law
16 184 (0.65%) Financial Institution
17 171 (0.61%) Automotive
18 131 (0.47%) Music Industry
19 128 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
20 82 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21055 (74.76%) Developer
2 12917 (45.87%) .NET Developer
3 9552 (33.92%) C# Developer
4 6709 (23.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 3649 (12.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3414 (12.12%) Senior Developer
7 3350 (11.90%) Software Developer
8 3084 (10.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2385 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1997 (7.09%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1966 (6.98%) SQL Developer
12 1876 (6.66%) .NET Software Developer
13 1714 (6.09%) C# Software Developer
14 1691 (6.00%) Web Developer
15 1508 (5.35%) Senior C# Developer
16 1388 (4.93%) Software Engineer
17 1321 (4.69%) Junior
18 1189 (4.22%) Analyst
19 1137 (4.04%) Junior Developer
20 1082 (3.84%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15236 (54.10%) ASP.NET
2 10328 (36.67%) HTML
3 9161 (32.53%) CSS
4 8723 (30.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6633 (23.55%) AngularJS
6 6053 (21.49%) .NET Framework
7 5243 (18.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5203 (18.47%) jQuery
9 4666 (16.57%) WCF
10 3905 (13.87%) Web Services
11 3388 (12.03%) HTML5
12 3266 (11.60%) Entity Framework
13 2839 (10.08%) WPF
14 2640 (9.37%) XML
15 2618 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 2562 (9.10%) RESTful
17 2344 (8.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2153 (7.64%) Node.js
19 1852 (6.58%) KnockoutJS
20 1768 (6.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2442 (8.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2004 (7.12%) Computer Science
3 1586 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1122 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1075 (3.82%) User Experience
6 1008 (3.58%) Mobile App
7 813 (2.89%) Fintech
8 385 (1.37%) N-Tier
9 354 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 333 (1.18%) Hedge funds
10 333 (1.18%) iPad
11 327 (1.16%) Client/Server
12 241 (0.86%) Social Media
13 224 (0.80%) Algorithms
14 172 (0.61%) Social Network
15 170 (0.60%) Equities
16 158 (0.56%) Fixed Income
17 150 (0.53%) Tandem
18 140 (0.50%) Data Structures
19 134 (0.48%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3431 (12.18%) Windows
2 1140 (4.05%) Linux
3 921 (3.27%) Android
4 771 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 693 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 471 (1.67%) Unix
7 191 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 162 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 84 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 67 (0.24%) Solaris
11 51 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 51 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (0.14%) Windows 10
13 38 (0.13%) Windows Phone
14 31 (0.11%) CentOS
15 30 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
16 29 (0.10%) Ubuntu
17 27 (0.096%) Mac OS
18 26 (0.092%) Embedded Linux
19 25 (0.089%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14099 (50.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13296 (47.21%) MVC
3 6999 (24.85%) TDD
4 4969 (17.64%) Scrum
5 3887 (13.80%) Web Development
6 3511 (12.47%) OO
7 3389 (12.03%) Software Engineering
8 3351 (11.90%) BDD
9 2982 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
10 2599 (9.23%) SDLC
11 2523 (8.96%) Web Application Development
12 2134 (7.58%) Test Automation
13 2054 (7.29%) Unit Testing
14 1584 (5.62%) DevOps
15 1574 (5.59%) SOLID
16 1535 (5.45%) Mentoring
17 1523 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
18 1439 (5.11%) OOP
19 1384 (4.91%) E-Commerce
20 1325 (4.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23116 (82.08%) C#
2 12522 (44.46%) JavaScript
3 11746 (41.71%) SQL
4 3645 (12.94%) Java
5 3020 (10.72%) T-SQL
6 2514 (8.93%) VB.NET
7 1434 (5.09%) C++
8 1389 (4.93%) Ruby
9 1287 (4.57%) Python
10 1020 (3.62%) VB
11 1017 (3.61%) PHP
12 991 (3.52%) PowerShell
13 798 (2.83%) TypeScript
14 599 (2.13%) C
15 446 (1.58%) PL/SQL
16 398 (1.41%) VBA
17 315 (1.12%) F#
18 301 (1.07%) Scala
19 255 (0.91%) Perl
20 230 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3761 (13.35%) Degree
2 1034 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 556 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 344 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 235 (0.83%) ISEB
6 228 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 184 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 125 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
9 109 (0.39%) PMI Certification
10 108 (0.38%) PhD
11 106 (0.38%) MCP
12 89 (0.32%) Master's Degree
13 81 (0.29%) MCSD
14 74 (0.26%) MCTS
15 65 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 52 (0.18%) PMP
17 50 (0.18%) CISSP
18 47 (0.17%) MCSE
19 46 (0.16%) DV Cleared
20 42 (0.15%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1188 (4.22%) QA
2 122 (0.43%) SLA
3 80 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 75 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 49 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 46 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 39 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 37 (0.13%) PMO
9 32 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 25 (0.089%) SEPA
11 24 (0.085%) Basel III
12 22 (0.078%) COBIT
13 21 (0.075%) MiFID
14 14 (0.050%) WCAG
15 10 (0.036%) GDPR
16 8 (0.028%) JTAG
17 7 (0.025%) WAI
18 6 (0.021%) ISO 8583
19 5 (0.018%) GAAP
19 5 (0.018%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 351 (1.25%) Docker
2 310 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 147 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 63 (0.22%) vSphere
6 62 (0.22%) Firmware
7 37 (0.13%) XenServer
8 33 (0.12%) Xen
9 23 (0.082%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (0.064%) Snort
11 16 (0.057%) KVM
12 15 (0.053%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (0.046%) Apache Flume
14 9 (0.032%) XenApp
15 8 (0.028%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 8 (0.028%) vCloud
16 7 (0.025%) VirtualBox
17 6 (0.021%) HDFS
17 6 (0.021%) Microsoft App-V
18 5 (0.018%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 390 (1.38%) Puppet
2 341 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 271 (0.96%) Ansible
4 186 (0.66%) Kibana
5 134 (0.48%) Kubernetes
6 87 (0.31%) Nagios
7 86 (0.31%) Terraform
8 79 (0.28%) WSUS
9 75 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 71 (0.25%) Control-M
11 56 (0.20%) Opsview
12 44 (0.16%) Packer
13 43 (0.15%) logstash
14 33 (0.12%) SCOM
15 31 (0.11%) SCCM
16 30 (0.11%) Grafana
16 30 (0.11%) Mesos
17 28 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
18 26 (0.092%) Docker Swarm
19 25 (0.089%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8253 (29.30%) Microsoft
2 1925 (6.84%) Oracle
3 665 (2.36%) Xamarin
4 643 (2.28%) Sitecore
5 580 (2.06%) Google
6 468 (1.66%) SAP
7 405 (1.44%) Facebook
8 252 (0.89%) IBM
9 234 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 229 (0.81%) VMware
11 183 (0.65%) Tableau
12 154 (0.55%) Apple
13 151 (0.54%) Splunk
14 135 (0.48%) Telerik
15 132 (0.47%) Twitter
16 113 (0.40%) Cognizant
17 108 (0.38%) Atlassian
18 104 (0.37%) Sony
19 102 (0.36%) Bloomberg
20 95 (0.34%) Adobe
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Durham, County Durham
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum Up to £40,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefis
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 38k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benfits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 40 - 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Training, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k - 55k + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago