Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 21 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 13,499 15,108 16,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.76% 8.72% 8.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.01% 21.45% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12,476 14,137 15,262
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 71,014 70,445 77,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.81% 40.68% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 59,248 59,594 67,260
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -6 12,654 £45,000 +5.88% 1,608
UK excluding London -3 9,444 £42,500 +6.25% 1,312
London -4 3,826 £55,000 - 391
South East -1 3,017 £42,500 - 345
North of England -1 2,376 £42,500 +6.25% 344
Midlands -5 1,342 £40,000 - 261
North West -3 1,253 £42,500 +6.25% 183
South West -2 1,059 £40,000 - 147
East of England -10 1,020 £45,000 +4.65% 120
Yorkshire +1 892 £42,500 +6.25% 125
West Midlands -10 677 £41,000 +2.50% 122
East Midlands -1 664 £40,000 - 138
Scotland -7 457 £45,000 +12.50% 52
North East +4 231 £43,000 +14.67% 36
Wales -12 153 £40,500 +5.19% 31
Northern Ireland -2 28 £35,000 -6.67% 11
Isle of Man -4 2 £39,000 +11.43%

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 13,496 (99.98%) .NET
2 12,878 (95.40%) C#
3 9,929 (73.55%) MVC
4 8,264 (61.22%) SQL Server
5 7,995 (59.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7,625 (56.49%) JavaScript
7 7,384 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
8 6,016 (44.57%) HTML
9 5,518 (40.88%) CSS
10 5,392 (39.94%) SQL
11 4,688 (34.73%) AngularJS
12 4,552 (33.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4,244 (31.44%) TDD
14 4,079 (30.22%) Microsoft
15 3,874 (28.70%) .NET Framework
16 3,294 (24.40%) jQuery
17 3,065 (22.71%) WCF
18 2,757 (20.42%) Microsoft Azure
19 2,632 (19.50%) Web Application Development
20 2,570 (19.04%) BDD
21 2,562 (18.98%) Scrum
22 2,519 (18.66%) Entity Framework
23 2,448 (18.13%) RESTful
24 2,368 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 2,241 (16.60%) Git (software)
26 2,180 (16.15%) Finance
27 2,156 (15.97%) Web Development
28 2,028 (15.02%) HTML5
29 1,984 (14.70%) SQL Server 2016
30 1,847 (13.68%) Software Engineering

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
1 751 (5.56%) CMS
2 571 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 535 (3.96%) IIS
4 507 (3.76%) Umbraco
5 373 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
6 257 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
7 208 (1.54%) EPiServer
8 183 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 115 (0.85%) Kentico
10 114 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 114 (0.84%) Confluence
11 93 (0.69%) NServiceBus
12 54 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 51 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 47 (0.35%) Sitefinity
15 40 (0.30%) DNN
16 34 (0.25%) Immediacy CMS
17 31 (0.23%) Tomcat
18 30 (0.22%) Apache
19 27 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 86 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.096%) Chatbot
5 13 (0.096%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.059%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.059%) Microsoft Project
8 7 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
8 7 (0.052%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (0.044%) InDesign
10 5 (0.037%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.022%) Moqups
13 2 (0.015%) Mingle
14 1 (0.007%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.007%) Maya
Business Applications
1 249 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 22 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 18 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.10%) MetaTrader
6 9 (0.067%) nopCommerce
7 7 (0.052%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.044%) Distributed Ledger
8 6 (0.044%) Eagle PACE
8 6 (0.044%) Elite 3E
8 6 (0.044%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.044%) Movex
8 6 (0.044%) thinkFolio
8 6 (0.044%) Visualfiles
9 5 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.037%) SDL Web 8
10 3 (0.022%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (0.022%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (0.015%) Infor LN
11 2 (0.015%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 2,757 (20.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 879 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 349 (2.59%) SaaS
4 208 (1.54%) Office 365
5 150 (1.11%) npm
6 135 (1.00%) PaaS
7 117 (0.87%) GitHub
8 115 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
9 102 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
10 89 (0.66%) Google Play
11 76 (0.56%) IaaS
12 74 (0.55%) Serverless
13 40 (0.30%) NuGet
14 27 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
15 24 (0.18%) Yarn
16 21 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
17 20 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
18 17 (0.13%) Amazon S3
18 17 (0.13%) Yammer
19 16 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 436 (3.23%) Internet
2 143 (1.06%) Intranet
3 133 (0.99%) HTTP
4 97 (0.72%) Hyperconnected
5 68 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 64 (0.47%) SMS
7 62 (0.46%) Firewall
8 53 (0.39%) SSL
9 48 (0.36%) Broadband
10 35 (0.26%) DNS
11 30 (0.22%) VPN
12 24 (0.18%) Skype
13 18 (0.13%) Extranet
13 18 (0.13%) Wireless
14 14 (0.10%) NetScaler
15 11 (0.081%) HTTPS
16 9 (0.067%) WAN
17 7 (0.052%) Bluetooth
17 7 (0.052%) FTP
18 5 (0.037%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8,264 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 1,984 (14.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 1,464 (10.85%) NoSQL
4 728 (5.39%) MongoDB
5 508 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 458 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 447 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 433 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 397 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 375 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 296 (2.19%) MySQL
12 247 (1.83%) RavenDB
13 134 (0.99%) RDBMS
14 118 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 105 (0.78%) Big Data
16 94 (0.70%) Cosmos DB
17 93 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
18 92 (0.68%) Power BI
19 76 (0.56%) Redis
20 72 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2,241 (16.60%) Git (software)
2 1,397 (10.35%) Visual Studio
3 1,000 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 711 (5.27%) NUnit
5 525 (3.89%) TeamCity
6 374 (2.77%) JIRA
7 321 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 313 (2.32%) Subversion
9 285 (2.11%) Selenium
10 278 (2.06%) Visual Studio Team System
11 237 (1.76%) Jenkins
12 232 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
13 195 (1.44%) SpecFlow
14 190 (1.41%) Moq
15 170 (1.26%) MSTest
16 139 (1.03%) Bitbucket
17 132 (0.98%) Jasmine
18 131 (0.97%) gulp
19 108 (0.80%) webpack
20 106 (0.79%) MSBuild
General
1 2,180 (16.15%) Finance
2 651 (4.82%) Marketing
3 635 (4.70%) Retail
4 564 (4.18%) Games
5 545 (4.04%) Advertising
6 513 (3.80%) Banking
7 214 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 174 (1.29%) Telecoms
9 135 (1.00%) Legal
10 126 (0.93%) Automotive
11 124 (0.92%) Electronics
12 116 (0.86%) Investment Banking
13 105 (0.78%) Music Industry
14 101 (0.75%) Financial Institution
15 83 (0.61%) Back Office
16 58 (0.43%) Front Office
17 50 (0.37%) Law
18 32 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
19 31 (0.23%) Publishing
20 15 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11,814 (87.52%) Developer
2 8,228 (60.95%) .NET Developer
3 5,099 (37.77%) C# Developer
4 3,763 (27.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 2,622 (19.42%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2,334 (17.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2,073 (15.36%) Software Developer
8 1,847 (13.68%) Senior Developer
9 1,610 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1,283 (9.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 1,154 (8.55%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1,099 (8.14%) C# Software Developer
13 870 (6.44%) Web Developer
14 779 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
15 745 (5.52%) SQL Developer
16 733 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
17 720 (5.33%) Junior
18 681 (5.04%) Junior Developer
19 613 (4.54%) Software Engineer
20 598 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13,496 (99.98%) .NET
2 7,995 (59.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6,016 (44.57%) HTML
4 5,518 (40.88%) CSS
5 4,688 (34.73%) AngularJS
6 4,552 (33.72%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3,874 (28.70%) .NET Framework
8 3,294 (24.40%) jQuery
9 3,065 (22.71%) WCF
10 2,519 (18.66%) Entity Framework
11 2,448 (18.13%) RESTful
12 2,368 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 2,028 (15.02%) HTML5
14 1,770 (13.11%) Web Services
15 1,758 (13.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 1,586 (11.75%) Node.js
17 1,337 (9.90%) KnockoutJS
18 1,227 (9.09%) WPF
19 1,166 (8.64%) CSS3
20 1,019 (7.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1,844 (13.66%) Greenfield Project
2 835 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 652 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
4 587 (4.35%) User Experience
5 550 (4.07%) Mobile App
6 487 (3.61%) Fintech
7 484 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
8 232 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
9 128 (0.95%) Tandem
10 120 (0.89%) Management Information System
11 108 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 103 (0.76%) Hedge funds
13 99 (0.73%) iPhone
13 99 (0.73%) Social Network
14 92 (0.68%) N-Tier
15 90 (0.67%) Algorithms
16 83 (0.61%) Social Media
17 71 (0.53%) Digital TV
18 62 (0.46%) BBC
19 51 (0.38%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1,254 (9.29%) Windows
2 431 (3.19%) Android
3 286 (2.12%) Apple iOS
4 245 (1.81%) Linux
5 220 (1.63%) Windows Server
6 63 (0.47%) Unix
7 62 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (0.30%) Windows Phone
9 26 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (0.19%) CentOS
11 24 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 21 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
13 19 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
14 14 (0.10%) Windows 7
15 12 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (0.081%) Ubuntu
17 9 (0.067%) AIX
17 9 (0.067%) Windows 10
18 4 (0.030%) MVS
19 3 (0.022%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9,929 (73.55%) MVC
2 7,384 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
3 4,244 (31.44%) TDD
4 2,632 (19.50%) Web Application Development
5 2,570 (19.04%) BDD
6 2,562 (18.98%) Scrum
7 2,156 (15.97%) Web Development
8 1,847 (13.68%) Software Engineering
9 1,822 (13.50%) OO
10 1,358 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
11 1,160 (8.59%) Unit Testing
12 1,121 (8.30%) Problem-Solving
13 1,006 (7.45%) SDLC
14 963 (7.13%) SOLID
15 848 (6.28%) Dependency Injection
16 737 (5.46%) Kanban
17 730 (5.41%) Test Automation
18 698 (5.17%) Microservices
19 662 (4.90%) DevOps
20 609 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12,878 (95.40%) C#
2 7,625 (56.49%) JavaScript
3 5,392 (39.94%) SQL
4 1,501 (11.12%) T-SQL
5 1,135 (8.41%) Ruby
6 983 (7.28%) VB.NET
7 639 (4.73%) Java
8 597 (4.42%) TypeScript
9 516 (3.82%) PowerShell
10 361 (2.67%) VB
11 319 (2.36%) PHP
12 306 (2.27%) Python
13 293 (2.17%) C++
14 209 (1.55%) PL/SQL
15 164 (1.21%) F#
16 131 (0.97%) C
17 89 (0.66%) VBA
18 80 (0.59%) VB6
19 65 (0.48%) ES6
20 62 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1,290 (9.56%) Degree
2 384 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 310 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 134 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 63 (0.47%) SC Cleared
6 48 (0.36%) MCPD
7 44 (0.33%) MCSD
8 39 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 36 (0.27%) MCSE
10 33 (0.24%) MCP
11 32 (0.24%) MCTS
12 27 (0.20%) MCAD
13 26 (0.19%) SANS
14 23 (0.17%) CISSP
14 23 (0.17%) SSCP
15 22 (0.16%) CCNA
15 22 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (0.16%) GIAC
15 22 (0.16%) Linux+ Certification
15 22 (0.16%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 420 (3.11%) QA
2 51 (0.38%) SLA
3 34 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 26 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.12%) GCP
6 15 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.096%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.059%) GAMP
9 6 (0.044%) GDPR
9 6 (0.044%) PMO
10 4 (0.030%) MiFID
11 3 (0.022%) HL7
12 2 (0.015%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.015%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.007%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.007%) COBIT
13 1 (0.007%) GAAP
13 1 (0.007%) TickIT
13 1 (0.007%) WCAG
System Software
1 269 (1.99%) Docker
2 158 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 32 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.18%) vSphere
5 22 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.081%) Firmware
8 4 (0.030%) GridGain
8 4 (0.030%) HDFS
8 4 (0.030%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.030%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.022%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.022%) Xen
10 1 (0.007%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.007%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.007%) Squid
10 1 (0.007%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.007%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 141 (1.04%) Kibana
2 133 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (0.87%) Puppet
4 74 (0.55%) Ansible
5 60 (0.44%) WSUS
6 59 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 59 (0.44%) Kubernetes
7 51 (0.38%) Terraform
8 32 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 27 (0.20%) logstash
10 26 (0.19%) Salt
11 16 (0.12%) Packer
12 15 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
12 15 (0.11%) Perfmon
13 7 (0.052%) Nagios
14 6 (0.044%) SCCM
15 5 (0.037%) OpenView
15 5 (0.037%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.037%) ZABBIX
16 4 (0.030%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4,079 (30.22%) Microsoft
2 630 (4.67%) Oracle
3 532 (3.94%) Google
4 435 (3.22%) Xamarin
5 374 (2.77%) Sitecore
6 319 (2.36%) Facebook
7 166 (1.23%) Capita
8 129 (0.96%) Twitter
9 125 (0.93%) SAP
10 79 (0.59%) Apple
11 68 (0.50%) Sony
12 65 (0.48%) VMware
13 62 (0.46%) Yahoo!
14 56 (0.41%) WorldPay
15 51 (0.38%) Telerik
16 49 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
17 48 (0.36%) DevExpress
18 36 (0.27%) Adobe
19 34 (0.25%) Atlassian
20 31 (0.23%) Alterian