Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ASP.NET
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 29 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 -1
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 8,241 11,964 14,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.82% 7.13% 8.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.57% 17.82% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7,361 10,855 13,706
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 52,929 67,154 71,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.38% 40.03% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43,379 55,683 58,825
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 -9 7,607 £47,500 +5.56% 1,499
UK excluding London -8 5,438 £45,000 +5.88% 1,283
London -5 2,617 £60,000 +4.35% 326
South East -8 1,779 £45,000 +1.12% 344
North of England -15 1,262 £44,000 - 338
Midlands -5 854 £42,500 +6.25% 246
South West -8 715 £45,000 +12.50% 139
North West -16 652 £45,000 - 184
Yorkshire -15 555 £42,500 -2.30% 130
West Midlands -3 508 £45,000 +5.88% 143
East of England -12 378 £46,000 +2.22% 106
East Midlands -6 344 £40,000 - 101
Scotland -12 273 £42,500 -5.56% 65
Wales +21 141 £42,500 +6.25% 34
North East -28 57 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Northern Ireland +1 49 £33,750 +3.85% 11
Channel Islands - 3 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 8,232 (99.89%) .NET
2 7,764 (94.21%) C#
3 5,309 (64.42%) MVC
4 4,895 (59.40%) JavaScript
5 4,348 (52.76%) SQL Server
6 3,987 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3,881 (47.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3,731 (45.27%) SQL
9 3,460 (41.99%) HTML
10 3,286 (39.87%) CSS
11 2,626 (31.87%) Microsoft
12 2,479 (30.08%) Azure
13 2,457 (29.81%) AngularJS
14 2,214 (26.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2,004 (24.32%) .NET Framework
16 1,841 (22.34%) jQuery
17 1,788 (21.70%) TDD
18 1,565 (18.99%) Scrum
19 1,466 (17.79%) .NET Core
20 1,283 (15.57%) Software Engineering
21 1,259 (15.28%) Git (software)
22 1,231 (14.94%) Web Development
23 1,199 (14.55%) Finance
24 1,164 (14.12%) Web Services
25 1,134 (13.76%) Entity Framework
26 1,097 (13.31%) WCF
27 1,073 (13.02%) DevOps
28 1,044 (12.67%) React
29 1,008 (12.23%) Visual Studio
30 998 (12.11%) T-SQL

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
1 378 (4.59%) IIS
2 315 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 305 (3.70%) CMS
4 268 (3.25%) Umbraco
5 212 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
6 101 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 74 (0.90%) EPiServer
8 64 (0.78%) Kentico
9 53 (0.64%) Confluence
10 52 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
11 41 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 41 (0.50%) OpenStack
12 38 (0.46%) WordPress
13 37 (0.45%) NServiceBus
13 37 (0.45%) Sitefinity
14 31 (0.38%) DNN
15 28 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
16 26 (0.32%) Immediacy CMS
17 25 (0.30%) Tomcat
18 23 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 72 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.19%) S-PLUS
6 11 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.061%) GIMP
8 5 (0.061%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (0.049%) Chatbot
9 4 (0.049%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.049%) Moqups
10 3 (0.036%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.012%) ArchiCAD
11 1 (0.012%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.012%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.012%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.012%) Revit
11 1 (0.012%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 164 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (0.28%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.11%) Magento
5 8 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.097%) nopCommerce
5 8 (0.097%) SDL Web 8
6 5 (0.061%) Sage CRM
7 4 (0.049%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.049%) OpenText MBPM
7 4 (0.049%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.049%) StreamServe
8 2 (0.024%) Carpe Diem
8 2 (0.024%) Elite 3E
8 2 (0.024%) Endur
8 2 (0.024%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.024%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.012%) MetaTrader
9 1 (0.012%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.012%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 2,479 (30.08%) Azure
2 895 (10.86%) AWS
3 294 (3.57%) SaaS
4 163 (1.98%) GCP
5 142 (1.72%) PaaS
6 139 (1.69%) Power Platform
7 110 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
7 110 (1.33%) GitHub
8 105 (1.27%) Serverless
9 92 (1.12%) Office 365
10 59 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
11 50 (0.61%) IaaS
12 39 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
12 39 (0.47%) OpenShift
13 38 (0.46%) Azure Functions
14 35 (0.42%) npm
15 28 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
16 27 (0.33%) PowerApps
17 26 (0.32%) NuGet
18 20 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (2.26%) Internet
2 105 (1.27%) HTTP
3 61 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 48 (0.58%) HTTPS
5 45 (0.55%) Firewall
6 29 (0.35%) SMTP
7 27 (0.33%) Intranet
8 23 (0.28%) FTP
9 15 (0.18%) Skype
9 15 (0.18%) SSL
10 14 (0.17%) DNS
10 14 (0.17%) MQTT
10 14 (0.17%) SSH
11 8 (0.097%) Extranet
12 7 (0.085%) Broadband
12 7 (0.085%) DSL
12 7 (0.085%) Reverse Proxy
13 6 (0.073%) Network Security
13 6 (0.073%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.049%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,348 (52.76%) SQL Server
2 493 (5.98%) SQL Server 2016
3 491 (5.96%) NoSQL
4 438 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 375 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 357 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 282 (3.42%) MySQL
8 211 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 195 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 178 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 133 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
11 133 (1.61%) Power BI
12 129 (1.57%) Big Data
13 122 (1.48%) Redis
14 111 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
15 95 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
16 81 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 77 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
17 77 (0.93%) RDBMS
18 45 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1,259 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 1,008 (12.23%) Visual Studio
3 539 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 316 (3.83%) JIRA
5 286 (3.47%) NUnit
6 274 (3.32%) TeamCity
7 235 (2.85%) Jenkins
8 189 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
9 174 (2.11%) Selenium
10 165 (2.00%) Subversion
11 152 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
12 111 (1.35%) SpecFlow
13 91 (1.10%) Bitbucket
14 85 (1.03%) Moq
15 64 (0.78%) webpack
16 63 (0.76%) ReSharper
17 62 (0.75%) MSTest
17 62 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
18 54 (0.66%) git-flow
19 45 (0.55%) JUnit
General
1 1,199 (14.55%) Finance
2 381 (4.62%) Retail
3 353 (4.28%) Marketing
4 320 (3.88%) Games
5 292 (3.54%) Banking
6 192 (2.33%) Public Sector
7 154 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 117 (1.42%) Advertising
9 73 (0.89%) Telecoms
10 54 (0.66%) Law
11 53 (0.64%) Electronics
12 45 (0.55%) Legal
13 37 (0.45%) Front Office
13 37 (0.45%) Investment Banking
14 33 (0.40%) Automotive
15 32 (0.39%) Back Office
16 26 (0.32%) Financial Institution
17 23 (0.28%) Local Government
18 21 (0.25%) Publishing
18 21 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6,750 (81.91%) Developer
2 3,936 (47.76%) .NET Developer
3 2,957 (35.88%) C# Developer
4 2,082 (25.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1,574 (19.10%) Software Developer
6 1,245 (15.11%) Senior Developer
7 1,129 (13.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1,023 (12.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 721 (8.75%) Senior .NET Developer
10 624 (7.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 602 (7.30%) C# Software Developer
12 585 (7.10%) .NET Software Developer
13 544 (6.60%) Full Stack Developer
14 533 (6.47%) Software Engineer
15 513 (6.22%) Junior
16 509 (6.18%) Web Developer
17 492 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
18 482 (5.85%) Junior Developer
19 403 (4.89%) SQL Developer
20 334 (4.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8,232 (99.89%) .NET
2 3,881 (47.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3,460 (41.99%) HTML
4 3,286 (39.87%) CSS
5 2,457 (29.81%) AngularJS
6 2,214 (26.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2,004 (24.32%) .NET Framework
8 1,841 (22.34%) jQuery
9 1,466 (17.79%) .NET Core
10 1,164 (14.12%) Web Services
11 1,134 (13.76%) Entity Framework
12 1,097 (13.31%) WCF
13 1,044 (12.67%) React
14 945 (11.47%) HTML5
15 817 (9.91%) RESTful
16 791 (9.60%) REST
17 644 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 614 (7.45%) XML
19 603 (7.32%) ASP.NET Core
20 514 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 973 (11.81%) Greenfield Project
2 365 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
3 361 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
4 360 (4.37%) User Experience
5 267 (3.24%) Mobile App
6 228 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
7 92 (1.12%) Algorithms
8 74 (0.90%) Robotics
9 67 (0.81%) Hedge funds
10 56 (0.68%) Tandem
11 50 (0.61%) Management Information System
12 48 (0.58%) Client/Server
13 47 (0.57%) Equities
14 46 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 46 (0.56%) NHS
15 40 (0.49%) Data Structures
16 34 (0.41%) Driving Licence
17 28 (0.34%) Social Network
18 25 (0.30%) N-Tier
19 24 (0.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 777 (9.43%) Windows
2 222 (2.69%) Linux
3 192 (2.33%) Android
4 152 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 151 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 34 (0.41%) Unix
7 22 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.17%) CentOS
10 13 (0.16%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.097%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.085%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.049%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.049%) Windows Phone 8
15 3 (0.036%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.036%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.024%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.024%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 1 (0.012%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,309 (64.42%) MVC
2 3,987 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1,788 (21.70%) TDD
4 1,565 (18.99%) Scrum
5 1,283 (15.57%) Software Engineering
6 1,231 (14.94%) Web Development
7 1,073 (13.02%) DevOps
8 806 (9.78%) BDD
9 765 (9.28%) Unit Testing
10 738 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
11 691 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
12 673 (8.17%) Microservices
13 658 (7.98%) SDLC
13 658 (7.98%) Web Application Development
14 640 (7.77%) OO
15 580 (7.04%) Computer Science
16 566 (6.87%) Mentoring
17 494 (5.99%) SOLID
18 441 (5.35%) Test Automation
19 406 (4.93%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 7,764 (94.21%) C#
2 4,895 (59.40%) JavaScript
3 3,731 (45.27%) SQL
4 998 (12.11%) T-SQL
5 616 (7.47%) VB.NET
6 468 (5.68%) TypeScript
7 452 (5.48%) Java
8 305 (3.70%) Python
9 267 (3.24%) VB
10 265 (3.22%) PowerShell
11 209 (2.54%) PHP
12 194 (2.35%) Ruby
13 177 (2.15%) C++
14 158 (1.92%) C
15 97 (1.18%) VBA
16 96 (1.16%) PL/SQL
17 89 (1.08%) VB6
18 49 (0.59%) ES6
19 43 (0.52%) XPath
20 34 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 928 (11.26%) Degree
2 233 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 164 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 85 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 61 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 56 (0.68%) MCSE
7 52 (0.63%) HND
8 44 (0.53%) CCNA
8 44 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 40 (0.49%) CISSP
10 39 (0.47%) GIAC
11 38 (0.46%) CompTIA Security+
11 38 (0.46%) Linux+ Certification
11 38 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
11 38 (0.46%) SANS
11 38 (0.46%) SSCP
12 28 (0.34%) MCP
13 27 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
14 20 (0.24%) ISTQB
15 16 (0.19%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (3.85%) QA
2 65 (0.79%) SLA
3 34 (0.41%) WAI
4 29 (0.35%) GDPR
5 8 (0.097%) PMO
6 7 (0.085%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (0.085%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.061%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.036%) NCSC
9 2 (0.024%) FINRA
9 2 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.024%) MiFID
10 1 (0.012%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.012%) HL7
System Software
1 497 (6.03%) Docker
2 82 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 28 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 22 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (0.085%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.073%) Firmware
6 6 (0.073%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.073%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.024%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.024%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.024%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.024%) vSphere
8 1 (0.012%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 235 (2.85%) Kubernetes
2 49 (0.59%) Terraform
3 41 (0.50%) Puppet
4 28 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 24 (0.29%) Ansible
5 24 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
7 15 (0.18%) Kibana
8 12 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
8 12 (0.15%) Rancher
9 10 (0.12%) SCCM
10 9 (0.11%) Data Guard
11 8 (0.097%) Automic
11 8 (0.097%) cPanel
11 8 (0.097%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (0.097%) Plesk
12 6 (0.073%) AirWatch
12 6 (0.073%) MIIS
12 6 (0.073%) SQL Sentry
13 4 (0.049%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2,626 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 350 (4.25%) Oracle
3 231 (2.80%) Xamarin
4 181 (2.20%) Google
5 161 (1.95%) Sitecore
6 122 (1.48%) SAP
7 68 (0.83%) IBM
8 41 (0.50%) Telerik
9 38 (0.46%) Facebook
10 35 (0.42%) Sage
11 26 (0.32%) Alterian
11 26 (0.32%) YouTube
12 23 (0.28%) Apple
13 22 (0.27%) Adobe
13 22 (0.27%) DevExpress
14 20 (0.24%) Axosoft
15 17 (0.21%) Atlassian
16 15 (0.18%) Blue Prism
17 14 (0.17%) Alteryx
18 13 (0.16%) OutSystems