Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 22 22
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 12,391 14,899 16,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.33% 8.45% 8.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.12% 20.80% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11,339 13,872 15,211
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

ASP.NET 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 68,389 71,636 76,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.47% 40.64% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 56,731 59,498 66,656
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the UK

ASP.NET
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ASP.NET in the UK

ASP.NET
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ASP.NET in the UK

ASP.NET
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the UK over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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 -7 11,590 £45,000 +5.88% 1,667
UK excluding London -5 8,444 £42,500 +6.25% 1,332
London +4 3,672 £57,500 +4.55% 420
South East -3 2,746 £43,041 +1.27% 361
North of England -2 2,213 £42,500 +6.25% 353
Midlands -5 1,195 £40,000 - 247
North West -4 1,151 £42,500 +6.25% 193
South West -2 935 £40,000 - 156
Yorkshire +5 862 £42,500 +6.25% 125
East of England -13 816 £45,000 +4.65% 130
East Midlands +1 615 £40,000 - 118
West Midlands -14 579 £42,500 +6.25% 129
Scotland -7 403 £45,000 +12.50% 56
North East +5 200 £45,000 +18.42% 35
Wales -20 112 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Northern Ireland -4 32 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Isle of Man -1 1 £37,500 +7.14%

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing ASP.NET 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 ASP.NET.

1 12,389 (99.98%) .NET
2 11,801 (95.24%) C#
3 9,061 (73.13%) MVC
4 7,424 (59.91%) SQL Server
5 7,299 (58.91%) JavaScript
6 7,195 (58.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6,580 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
8 5,716 (46.13%) HTML
9 5,197 (41.94%) CSS
10 5,069 (40.91%) SQL
11 4,431 (35.76%) AngularJS
12 4,263 (34.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3,846 (31.04%) Microsoft
14 3,624 (29.25%) TDD
15 3,536 (28.54%) .NET Framework
16 3,110 (25.10%) jQuery
17 2,794 (22.55%) Microsoft Azure
18 2,481 (20.02%) WCF
19 2,307 (18.62%) Scrum
20 2,240 (18.08%) Entity Framework
21 2,179 (17.59%) Web Application Development
22 2,162 (17.45%) BDD
23 2,106 (17.00%) Finance
24 1,995 (16.10%) Git (software)
25 1,973 (15.92%) RESTful
26 1,888 (15.24%) HTML5
27 1,850 (14.93%) Web Development
28 1,778 (14.35%) Software Engineering
29 1,711 (13.81%) Web Services
30 1,703 (13.74%) SQL Server 2016

ASP.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
1 669 (5.40%) CMS
2 555 (4.48%) IIS
3 445 (3.59%) Umbraco
4 403 (3.25%) SharePoint
5 393 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
6 225 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 194 (1.57%) EPiServer
8 117 (0.94%) Confluence
9 105 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 104 (0.84%) Kentico
11 71 (0.57%) NServiceBus
12 58 (0.47%) Sitefinity
13 43 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 40 (0.32%) Apache Pig
14 40 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
15 39 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
16 35 (0.28%) DNN
17 32 (0.26%) Immediacy CMS
18 30 (0.24%) nginx
19 29 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 88 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 80 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.089%) Chatbot
7 9 (0.073%) Microsoft Project
8 7 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
9 6 (0.048%) Maya
10 5 (0.040%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.040%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.040%) InDesign
10 5 (0.040%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 3 (0.024%) Moqups
12 2 (0.016%) Mingle
12 2 (0.016%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.016%) Stata
13 1 (0.008%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.008%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 200 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 31 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.065%) MetaTrader
5 8 (0.065%) SDL Web 8
6 7 (0.056%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.048%) Distributed Ledger
7 6 (0.048%) nopCommerce
7 6 (0.048%) Visualfiles
8 5 (0.040%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.032%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.032%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.032%) SunGard GMI
10 3 (0.024%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (0.016%) Infor LN
11 2 (0.016%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.016%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.016%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.016%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2,794 (22.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 867 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
3 314 (2.53%) SaaS
4 139 (1.12%) npm
5 138 (1.11%) Office 365
6 113 (0.91%) GitHub
7 103 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 89 (0.72%) PaaS
9 83 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
10 76 (0.61%) Google Play
11 69 (0.56%) Serverless
12 60 (0.48%) IaaS
13 42 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
14 35 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
15 31 (0.25%) NuGet
16 25 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (0.16%) Amazon S3
17 20 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
18 19 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
18 19 (0.15%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 420 (3.39%) Internet
2 153 (1.23%) HTTP
3 111 (0.90%) Intranet
4 93 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 84 (0.68%) Hyperconnected
6 73 (0.59%) Firewall
7 68 (0.55%) SSL
8 61 (0.49%) SMS
9 31 (0.25%) Skype
10 30 (0.24%) Broadband
10 30 (0.24%) DNS
11 25 (0.20%) VPN
12 17 (0.14%) Wireless
13 10 (0.081%) Network Security
14 8 (0.065%) Bluetooth
14 8 (0.065%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.065%) NetScaler
15 7 (0.056%) Extranet
16 6 (0.048%) Wi-Fi
17 5 (0.040%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7,424 (59.91%) SQL Server
2 1,703 (13.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 1,226 (9.89%) NoSQL
4 647 (5.22%) MongoDB
5 462 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 428 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 392 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 380 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 346 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 320 (2.58%) MySQL
11 211 (1.70%) RavenDB
12 201 (1.62%) SQL Server 2014
13 148 (1.19%) RDBMS
14 141 (1.14%) Big Data
15 115 (0.93%) Power BI
16 99 (0.80%) Redis
17 91 (0.73%) Cosmos DB
18 89 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
19 87 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 75 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1,995 (16.10%) Git (software)
2 1,307 (10.55%) Visual Studio
3 1,059 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 602 (4.86%) NUnit
5 557 (4.50%) TeamCity
6 404 (3.26%) JIRA
7 361 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 296 (2.39%) Selenium
9 268 (2.16%) Visual Studio Team System
10 239 (1.93%) Jenkins
11 219 (1.77%) Subversion
12 186 (1.50%) SpecFlow
13 159 (1.28%) gulp
14 141 (1.14%) Jasmine
15 140 (1.13%) Bitbucket
16 135 (1.09%) MSTest
17 115 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
18 114 (0.92%) webpack
19 110 (0.89%) Moq
20 92 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2,106 (17.00%) Finance
2 585 (4.72%) Marketing
3 562 (4.54%) Games
4 548 (4.42%) Retail
5 477 (3.85%) Banking
6 406 (3.28%) Advertising
7 215 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 154 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 143 (1.15%) Legal
10 132 (1.07%) Automotive
10 132 (1.07%) Electronics
11 109 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 90 (0.73%) Back Office
13 82 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 66 (0.53%) Law
15 64 (0.52%) Music Industry
16 36 (0.29%) Front Office
17 29 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
18 21 (0.17%) Multimedia
18 21 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10,811 (87.25%) Developer
2 7,514 (60.64%) .NET Developer
3 4,834 (39.01%) C# Developer
4 3,592 (28.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 2,467 (19.91%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2,188 (17.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1,958 (15.80%) Software Developer
8 1,757 (14.18%) Senior Developer
9 1,481 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1,183 (9.55%) .NET Software Developer
11 1,150 (9.28%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1,032 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
13 769 (6.21%) Full Stack Developer
14 722 (5.83%) SQL Developer
15 717 (5.79%) Web Developer
16 710 (5.73%) Senior C# Developer
17 670 (5.41%) Junior
18 632 (5.10%) Junior Developer
19 625 (5.04%) Software Engineer
20 578 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12,389 (99.98%) .NET
2 7,195 (58.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5,716 (46.13%) HTML
4 5,197 (41.94%) CSS
5 4,431 (35.76%) AngularJS
6 4,263 (34.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3,536 (28.54%) .NET Framework
8 3,110 (25.10%) jQuery
9 2,481 (20.02%) WCF
10 2,240 (18.08%) Entity Framework
11 1,973 (15.92%) RESTful
12 1,888 (15.24%) HTML5
13 1,711 (13.81%) Web Services
14 1,681 (13.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 1,533 (12.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 1,173 (9.47%) Node.js
17 1,138 (9.18%) KnockoutJS
18 1,121 (9.05%) .NET Core
19 1,074 (8.67%) WPF
20 1,069 (8.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,665 (13.44%) Greenfield Project
2 760 (6.13%) Computer Science
3 610 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 559 (4.51%) User Experience
5 520 (4.20%) Mobile App
6 519 (4.19%) Fintech
7 480 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
8 210 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
9 108 (0.87%) Tandem
10 96 (0.77%) Algorithms
11 93 (0.75%) N-Tier
12 88 (0.71%) Hedge funds
12 88 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 82 (0.66%) Social Media
14 78 (0.63%) iPhone
15 76 (0.61%) Social Network
16 65 (0.52%) Client/Server
17 63 (0.51%) BBC
18 54 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 53 (0.43%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1,127 (9.10%) Windows
2 389 (3.14%) Android
3 283 (2.28%) Apple iOS
4 242 (1.95%) Linux
5 167 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 46 (0.37%) Unix
7 40 (0.32%) Mac OS X
8 37 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (0.26%) Windows Phone
10 26 (0.21%) CentOS
11 22 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (0.15%) Ubuntu
13 16 (0.13%) Nucleus RTOS
13 16 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
14 9 (0.073%) AIX
14 9 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.056%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.024%) MVS
16 3 (0.024%) Solaris
16 3 (0.024%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9,061 (73.13%) MVC
2 6,580 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
3 3,624 (29.25%) TDD
4 2,307 (18.62%) Scrum
5 2,179 (17.59%) Web Application Development
6 2,162 (17.45%) BDD
7 1,850 (14.93%) Web Development
8 1,778 (14.35%) Software Engineering
9 1,614 (13.03%) OO
10 1,353 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
11 1,125 (9.08%) Unit Testing
12 1,085 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
13 940 (7.59%) SOLID
14 906 (7.31%) SDLC
15 806 (6.50%) Test Automation
16 738 (5.96%) Microservices
17 708 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
18 674 (5.44%) Kanban
19 650 (5.25%) DevOps
20 559 (4.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11,801 (95.24%) C#
2 7,299 (58.91%) JavaScript
3 5,069 (40.91%) SQL
4 1,388 (11.20%) T-SQL
5 880 (7.10%) VB.NET
6 841 (6.79%) Ruby
7 628 (5.07%) Java
8 550 (4.44%) TypeScript
9 482 (3.89%) PowerShell
10 353 (2.85%) Python
11 313 (2.53%) PHP
12 307 (2.48%) C++
13 287 (2.32%) VB
14 189 (1.53%) PL/SQL
15 139 (1.12%) F#
16 138 (1.11%) C
17 77 (0.62%) Objective-C
18 73 (0.59%) VBA
19 63 (0.51%) VB6
20 55 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1,228 (9.91%) Degree
2 378 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 305 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 147 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 69 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 62 (0.50%) MCSE
7 53 (0.43%) MCPD
8 44 (0.36%) CISSP
9 43 (0.35%) SANS
10 42 (0.34%) SSCP
11 40 (0.32%) CCNA
11 40 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
11 40 (0.32%) CompTIA Security+
11 40 (0.32%) GIAC
11 40 (0.32%) Linux+ Certification
11 40 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
12 38 (0.31%) DV Cleared
13 33 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
14 27 (0.22%) MCSD
15 23 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 421 (3.40%) QA
2 63 (0.51%) SLA
3 31 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.12%) GDPR
5 15 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.097%) GCP
8 11 (0.089%) WAI
9 8 (0.065%) HL7
10 7 (0.056%) MiFID
11 5 (0.040%) GAMP
12 4 (0.032%) EMIR
12 4 (0.032%) FATCA
12 4 (0.032%) PMO
13 3 (0.024%) WCAG
14 2 (0.016%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.016%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 1 (0.008%) COBIT
15 1 (0.008%) TickIT
System Software
1 298 (2.40%) Docker
2 118 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 41 (0.33%) vSphere
4 23 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 23 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.14%) Firmware
6 12 (0.097%) Varnish
7 11 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.032%) HDFS
8 4 (0.032%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.024%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.016%) Xen
11 1 (0.008%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.008%) Squid
11 1 (0.008%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.008%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.008%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 145 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 116 (0.94%) Puppet
3 114 (0.92%) Kibana
4 79 (0.64%) Ansible
5 73 (0.59%) Kubernetes
6 56 (0.45%) Terraform
7 42 (0.34%) Salt
8 29 (0.23%) logstash
9 25 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 24 (0.19%) WSUS
11 22 (0.18%) Packer
12 21 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 10 (0.081%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (0.065%) Perfmon
15 7 (0.056%) Grafana
16 5 (0.040%) Automic
16 5 (0.040%) Nagios
16 5 (0.040%) SCCM
16 5 (0.040%) Single Sign-On
17 4 (0.032%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3,846 (31.04%) Microsoft
2 612 (4.94%) Oracle
3 494 (3.99%) Google
4 451 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 320 (2.58%) Sitecore
6 260 (2.10%) Facebook
7 159 (1.28%) Capita
8 137 (1.11%) SAP
9 102 (0.82%) Twitter
10 74 (0.60%) Apple
11 71 (0.57%) Sony
12 62 (0.50%) Yahoo!
13 60 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
14 55 (0.44%) VMware
15 50 (0.40%) DevExpress
15 50 (0.40%) Telerik
16 43 (0.35%) New Relic
17 33 (0.27%) Splunk
18 32 (0.26%) WorldPay
19 31 (0.25%) Atlassian