Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 721 1,045 1,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.28% 17.81% 16.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.84% 49.20% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 633 894 989
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -

.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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,573 2,124 2,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.52% 36.19% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,374 1,805 2,085
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in West Yorkshire

.NET
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for .NET in West Yorkshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET in West Yorkshire

.NET
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the West Yorkshire region 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
Leeds -1 482 £45,000 -4.26% 99
Wakefield +1 49 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Bradford -5 41 £40,000 -9.09% 15
Otley 0 34 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Wetherby -1 28 £38,750 +10.71% 7
Halifax -1 22 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Huddersfield -2 20 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Pontefract +1 10 £55,000 -
Ilkley -12 5 £38,500 -18.09%
Knottingley - 4 £40,000 -
Castleford -4 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Pudsey - 3 £45,000 - 1
Cleckheaton -1 2 £23,500 -41.25%
Dewsbury -5 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Sowerby Bridge - 1 - -
.NET
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing .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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 597 (82.80%) C#
2 395 (54.79%) SQL
3 359 (49.79%) JavaScript
4 338 (46.88%) ASP.NET
5 330 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
6 316 (43.83%) MVC
7 290 (40.22%) Microsoft
8 280 (38.83%) SQL Server
9 217 (30.10%) Azure
10 170 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 156 (21.64%) Software Engineering
12 148 (20.53%) HTML
13 146 (20.25%) .NET Framework
14 133 (18.45%) CSS
15 121 (16.78%) TDD
16 120 (16.64%) DevOps
17 116 (16.09%) .NET Core
18 113 (15.67%) jQuery
19 95 (13.18%) AngularJS
20 88 (12.21%) Java
21 86 (11.93%) ASP.NET Web API
22 83 (11.51%) Scrum
23 81 (11.23%) VB.NET
24 80 (11.10%) Finance
25 76 (10.54%) React
26 73 (10.12%) AWS
27 72 (9.99%) Visual Studio
28 66 (9.15%) Entity Framework
29 65 (9.02%) BDD
29 65 (9.02%) Web Development

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 26 (3.61%) CMS
2 25 (3.47%) IIS
3 17 (2.36%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.39%) Umbraco
5 5 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.55%) Apache
7 2 (0.28%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.14%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.14%) Kentico
8 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.69%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.42%) EngageOne
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (2.91%) WebTrends
2 6 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.42%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 217 (30.10%) Azure
2 73 (10.12%) AWS
3 13 (1.80%) SaaS
4 11 (1.53%) GitHub
5 10 (1.39%) GCP
6 9 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (1.11%) PaaS
8 6 (0.83%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.42%) IaaS
10 3 (0.42%) Serverless
11 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.28%) Office 365
12 1 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.14%) Fastly
12 1 (0.14%) NuGet
12 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.39%) Internet
2 8 (1.11%) Firewall
3 4 (0.55%) SAN
4 3 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.14%) LAN
5 1 (0.14%) NAS
5 1 (0.14%) Network Security
5 1 (0.14%) RFID
5 1 (0.14%) Skype
5 1 (0.14%) SSL
5 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.14%) VPN
5 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (38.83%) SQL Server
2 62 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.91%) RDBMS
5 20 (2.77%) MySQL
6 16 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.83%) Power BI
12 5 (0.69%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.55%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.55%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.55%) OLAP
13 4 (0.55%) OLTP
14 3 (0.42%) Big Data
14 3 (0.42%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 72 (9.99%) Visual Studio
2 54 (7.49%) Git (software)
3 49 (6.80%) Octopus Deploy
4 39 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.77%) Selenium
6 13 (1.80%) SpecFlow
7 12 (1.66%) gulp
8 11 (1.53%) Grunt
9 9 (1.25%) Android Studio
10 8 (1.11%) Moq
10 8 (1.11%) NUnit
11 7 (0.97%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.83%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.69%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.69%) MSTest
13 5 (0.69%) WiX
14 4 (0.55%) LINQPad
14 4 (0.55%) SonarQube
15 3 (0.42%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.42%) FitNesse
General
1 80 (11.10%) Finance
2 21 (2.91%) Legal
3 18 (2.50%) Marketing
4 11 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.25%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.11%) Banking
6 8 (1.11%) Public Sector
7 7 (0.97%) Retail
7 7 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.42%) Law
9 2 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 521 (72.26%) Developer
2 257 (35.64%) .NET Developer
3 239 (33.15%) C# Developer
4 149 (20.67%) Software Developer
5 148 (20.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 106 (14.70%) Senior Developer
7 80 (11.10%) SQL Developer
8 73 (10.12%) Senior C# Developer
9 66 (9.15%) Senior .NET Developer
10 55 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 53 (7.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 51 (7.07%) Azure Developer
12 51 (7.07%) C# Software Developer
13 47 (6.52%) Software Engineer
14 45 (6.24%) .NET Software Developer
15 40 (5.55%) ASP.NET Developer
16 38 (5.27%) Junior
17 37 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 32 (4.44%) Junior Developer
18 32 (4.44%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (46.88%) ASP.NET
2 170 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 148 (20.53%) HTML
4 146 (20.25%) .NET Framework
5 133 (18.45%) CSS
6 116 (16.09%) .NET Core
7 113 (15.67%) jQuery
8 95 (13.18%) AngularJS
9 86 (11.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 76 (10.54%) React
11 66 (9.15%) Entity Framework
12 65 (9.02%) Web Services
13 64 (8.88%) XML
14 53 (7.35%) Spring
15 47 (6.52%) HTML5
15 47 (6.52%) RESTful
15 47 (6.52%) Vue.js
16 40 (5.55%) SOAP
17 39 (5.41%) REST
18 36 (4.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
2 46 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (3.74%) User Experience
4 26 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 22 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (1.66%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.11%) NHS
9 5 (0.69%) Learning Management System
10 4 (0.55%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.55%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.55%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.55%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.42%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.28%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.14%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.14%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.14%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Replication
13 1 (0.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.93%) Windows
2 35 (4.85%) Android
3 11 (1.53%) Apple iOS
3 11 (1.53%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.39%) Linux
4 10 (1.39%) Windows 10
5 9 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (43.83%) MVC
3 156 (21.64%) Software Engineering
4 121 (16.78%) TDD
5 120 (16.64%) DevOps
6 83 (11.51%) Scrum
7 65 (9.02%) BDD
7 65 (9.02%) Web Development
8 62 (8.60%) Mentoring
9 61 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
10 53 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (6.66%) Pair Programming
11 48 (6.66%) SOA
12 47 (6.52%) Process Improvement
13 43 (5.96%) Microservices
14 36 (4.99%) Test Automation
15 35 (4.85%) Kanban
15 35 (4.85%) Unit Testing
16 29 (4.02%) Coaching
17 27 (3.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 597 (82.80%) C#
2 395 (54.79%) SQL
3 359 (49.79%) JavaScript
4 88 (12.21%) Java
5 81 (11.23%) VB.NET
6 58 (8.04%) T-SQL
7 56 (7.77%) PowerShell
8 55 (7.63%) VB
9 44 (6.10%) Python
10 29 (4.02%) PHP
11 22 (3.05%) C++
12 14 (1.94%) TypeScript
13 11 (1.53%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.25%) Delphi
14 9 (1.25%) Scala
15 6 (0.83%) C
15 6 (0.83%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.55%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.55%) VB6
17 3 (0.42%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 38 (5.27%) Degree
2 13 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.39%) MCP
5 6 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.69%) ISEB
7 3 (0.42%) MCSE
8 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.14%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.14%) GIAC
9 1 (0.14%) GPEN
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCITP
9 1 (0.14%) MCSD
9 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.16%) QA
2 16 (2.22%) SLA
3 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.55%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.42%) GDPR
6 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (2.64%) Docker
2 10 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.11%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.55%) Terraform
3 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.28%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.14%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 290 (40.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.44%) Xamarin
3 14 (1.94%) Google
4 11 (1.53%) Avid
5 8 (1.11%) OutSystems
6 7 (0.97%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle
7 5 (0.69%) PayPal
8 4 (0.55%) HP
8 4 (0.55%) RedGate
8 4 (0.55%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.55%) UiPath
9 3 (0.42%) Cisco
9 3 (0.42%) NetApp
9 3 (0.42%) Tableau
10 2 (0.28%) IBM
10 2 (0.28%) Okta
10 2 (0.28%) Sun
10 2 (0.28%) Sybase
10 2 (0.28%) VMware