Period
to 23 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 14 13 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 3,814 1,636 1,214
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 13.12% 15.14% 16.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.50% 30.72% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,114 1,487 1,064
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £55,000 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.64% +12.24% -2.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,125
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

.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 with a WFH option and a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,506 5,326 3,505
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.02% 49.28% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,719 4,810 3,076
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

.NET
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

.NET trend for jobs with a WFH option

.NET
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing .NET.

.NET salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

.NET
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing .NET over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

.NET salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, .NET job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for .NET.

1 3,050 (79.97%) C#
2 1,977 (51.84%) Azure
3 1,861 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
4 1,614 (42.32%) SQL
5 1,568 (41.11%) .NET Core
6 1,357 (35.58%) JavaScript
7 1,271 (33.32%) SQL Server
8 1,192 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 1,158 (30.36%) DevOps
10 1,019 (26.72%) ASP.NET
11 999 (26.19%) Software Engineering
12 945 (24.78%) MVC
13 905 (23.73%) React
14 826 (21.66%) Finance
15 813 (21.32%) AWS
16 808 (21.19%) Full Stack Development
17 800 (20.98%) CI/CD
18 776 (20.35%) Microservices
19 773 (20.27%) .NET Framework
20 725 (19.01%) AngularJS
21 691 (18.12%) HTML
22 676 (17.72%) Scrum
23 646 (16.94%) Social Skills
24 625 (16.39%) CSS
25 614 (16.10%) TDD
26 602 (15.78%) Docker
27 527 (13.82%) Git (software)
28 513 (13.45%) Kubernetes
29 501 (13.14%) Mentoring
30 494 (12.95%) Test Automation

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 176 (4.61%) CMS
2 125 (3.28%) Umbraco
3 117 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 94 (2.46%) IIS
5 84 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
6 76 (1.99%) EPiServer
7 62 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
8 60 (1.57%) Confluence
8 60 (1.57%) Kentico
9 59 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 40 (1.05%) Headless CMS
11 22 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (0.39%) Apache
13 11 (0.29%) WordPress
14 10 (0.26%) nginx
15 8 (0.21%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.18%) Drupal
16 7 (0.18%) Ethereum
17 6 (0.16%) NServiceBus
17 6 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.052%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.052%) EngageOne
5 2 (0.052%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.026%) Weka
Business Applications
1 76 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.18%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.16%) Maximo
7 5 (0.13%) nopCommerce
8 4 (0.10%) Magento
9 3 (0.079%) Primavera
9 3 (0.079%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.052%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.052%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 2 (0.052%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.026%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.026%) Loan IQ
11 1 (0.026%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.026%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.026%) SDL Web 8
11 1 (0.026%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,977 (51.84%) Azure
2 813 (21.32%) AWS
3 372 (9.75%) SaaS
4 298 (7.81%) Serverless
5 195 (5.11%) GCP
6 134 (3.51%) Azure Service Bus
7 132 (3.46%) Azure Functions
8 130 (3.41%) Power Platform
9 105 (2.75%) PaaS
10 103 (2.70%) Microsoft 365
11 100 (2.62%) Dynamics 365
12 96 (2.52%) Azure Logic Apps
13 83 (2.18%) GitHub
14 66 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
15 65 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
16 60 (1.57%) Azure Storage
16 60 (1.57%) PowerApps
17 54 (1.42%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 48 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
18 48 (1.26%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 53 (1.39%) Internet
2 47 (1.23%) HTTP
3 24 (0.63%) DNS
3 24 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.55%) VoIP
5 16 (0.42%) Firewall
6 10 (0.26%) Modbus
7 8 (0.21%) Intranet
8 7 (0.18%) Multicast
8 7 (0.18%) RTSP
8 7 (0.18%) Unicast
9 6 (0.16%) DHCP
9 6 (0.16%) Network Security
10 5 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.13%) SSL
11 4 (0.10%) BGP
11 4 (0.10%) DSL
11 4 (0.10%) LAN
11 4 (0.10%) SSH
11 4 (0.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,271 (33.32%) SQL Server
2 182 (4.77%) NoSQL
3 168 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 122 (3.20%) MySQL
5 114 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 103 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 99 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
8 88 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 84 (2.20%) Power BI
10 63 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
11 58 (1.52%) Redis
12 46 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 42 (1.10%) Big Data
14 41 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 41 (1.07%) RDBMS
15 38 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
16 37 (0.97%) Blockchain
17 35 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
18 31 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
19 28 (0.73%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 527 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 224 (5.87%) Visual Studio
3 192 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 146 (3.83%) JIRA
5 143 (3.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 131 (3.43%) TeamCity
7 127 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 126 (3.30%) Selenium
9 91 (2.39%) NUnit
10 80 (2.10%) SpecFlow
11 56 (1.47%) Cypress.io
12 47 (1.23%) ReSharper
13 41 (1.07%) Moq
14 40 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
15 36 (0.94%) Postman
16 30 (0.79%) Bitbucket
17 29 (0.76%) GitLab
18 25 (0.66%) MSBuild
19 23 (0.60%) MSTest
20 21 (0.55%) Android Studio
General
1 826 (21.66%) Finance
2 646 (16.94%) Social Skills
3 169 (4.43%) Banking
4 163 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 155 (4.06%) Retail
6 148 (3.88%) Public Sector
7 124 (3.25%) Marketing
8 102 (2.67%) Law
9 101 (2.65%) Manufacturing
10 83 (2.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 58 (1.52%) Electronics
11 58 (1.52%) Telecoms
12 54 (1.42%) Games
12 54 (1.42%) Legal
13 44 (1.15%) Automotive
14 42 (1.10%) Local Government
15 41 (1.07%) Publishing
16 39 (1.02%) Documentation Skills
17 36 (0.94%) Financial Institution
18 25 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2,738 (71.79%) Developer
2 1,168 (30.62%) .NET Developer
3 981 (25.72%) C# Developer
4 671 (17.59%) Senior Developer
5 526 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 402 (10.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 375 (9.83%) Software Engineer
8 337 (8.84%) Full Stack Developer
9 335 (8.78%) Senior .NET Developer
10 205 (5.37%) C# Software Developer
11 202 (5.30%) Azure Developer
12 201 (5.27%) .NET Software Developer
13 197 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
14 156 (4.09%) Architect
15 143 (3.75%) React Developer
16 132 (3.46%) Angular Developer
17 119 (3.12%) Lead Developer
17 119 (3.12%) Web Developer
18 117 (3.07%) Senior Software Developer
19 114 (2.99%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,568 (41.11%) .NET Core
2 1,019 (26.72%) ASP.NET
3 905 (23.73%) React
4 773 (20.27%) .NET Framework
5 725 (19.01%) AngularJS
6 691 (18.12%) HTML
7 625 (16.39%) CSS
8 421 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 393 (10.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 388 (10.17%) RESTful
11 368 (9.65%) Web Services
12 310 (8.13%) REST
13 309 (8.10%) Entity Framework
14 303 (7.94%) jQuery
15 255 (6.69%) JSON
16 242 (6.35%) Node.js
17 239 (6.27%) HTML5
18 211 (5.53%) XML
19 172 (4.51%) Vue.js
20 167 (4.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 276 (7.24%) Greenfield Project
2 241 (6.32%) User Experience
3 201 (5.27%) Mobile App
4 127 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 127 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 91 (2.39%) Cloud Native
6 69 (1.81%) Legacy Systems
7 45 (1.18%) Virtual Team
8 42 (1.10%) Tandem
9 39 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 36 (0.94%) Video\Live Streaming
11 34 (0.89%) e-Health
12 31 (0.81%) Blog
13 29 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
14 28 (0.73%) FMCG
14 28 (0.73%) Legacy Applications
15 27 (0.71%) Management Information System
16 26 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 24 (0.63%) Legacy Code
18 22 (0.58%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 244 (6.40%) Windows
2 199 (5.22%) Linux
3 105 (2.75%) Android
4 84 (2.20%) Windows Server
5 70 (1.84%) Apple iOS
6 24 (0.63%) Unix
7 12 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.13%) VMS
10 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.026%) CentOS
11 1 (0.026%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.026%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,861 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
2 1,158 (30.36%) DevOps
3 999 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 945 (24.78%) MVC
5 808 (21.19%) Full Stack Development
6 800 (20.98%) CI/CD
7 776 (20.35%) Microservices
8 676 (17.72%) Scrum
9 614 (16.10%) TDD
10 501 (13.14%) Mentoring
11 494 (12.95%) Test Automation
12 371 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
13 348 (9.12%) Unit Testing
14 319 (8.36%) Web Development
15 290 (7.60%) SOLID
16 284 (7.45%) SDLC
17 266 (6.97%) Fintech
18 244 (6.40%) Infrastructure as Code
19 243 (6.37%) Computer Science
20 229 (6.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3,050 (79.97%) C#
2 1,614 (42.32%) SQL
3 1,357 (35.58%) JavaScript
4 450 (11.80%) T-SQL
5 384 (10.07%) TypeScript
6 365 (9.57%) Java
7 298 (7.81%) Python
8 260 (6.82%) PowerShell
9 205 (5.37%) VB.NET
10 93 (2.44%) C++
11 89 (2.33%) PHP
12 85 (2.23%) VB
13 74 (1.94%) VB6
14 71 (1.86%) C
15 46 (1.21%) Bash
16 45 (1.18%) Kotlin
17 38 (1.00%) Scala
18 34 (0.89%) Rust
19 33 (0.87%) Go
20 31 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 320 (8.39%) Degree
2 136 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 116 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 74 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 32 (0.84%) DBS Check
7 22 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 19 (0.50%) Master's Degree
9 15 (0.39%) DV Cleared
10 10 (0.26%) ISEB
11 8 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.16%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.16%) MCPD
12 6 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
13 5 (0.13%) MCSE
14 4 (0.10%) CCNA
14 4 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.10%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 4 (0.10%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (7.60%) QA
2 68 (1.78%) Accessibility
3 24 (0.63%) SLA
4 6 (0.16%) GDPR
5 5 (0.13%) ISO 13485
5 5 (0.13%) PMO
6 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.10%) PSD2
7 3 (0.079%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.079%) GAMP
7 3 (0.079%) HL7
7 3 (0.079%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.052%) GRC
8 2 (0.052%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.026%) WCAG
System Software
1 602 (15.78%) Docker
2 65 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.18%) vSphere
6 6 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.13%) XenApp
8 4 (0.10%) iptables
8 4 (0.10%) LXC
8 4 (0.10%) Snort
9 3 (0.079%) Firmware
9 3 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.052%) Xen
11 1 (0.026%) NFS
11 1 (0.026%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 513 (13.45%) Kubernetes
2 176 (4.61%) Terraform
3 69 (1.81%) Grafana
4 32 (0.84%) Prometheus
5 30 (0.79%) Ansible
6 17 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
7 15 (0.39%) Puppet
8 13 (0.34%) MIIS
9 11 (0.29%) Kibana
9 11 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.16%) logstash
12 4 (0.10%) Nagios
12 4 (0.10%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.10%) SCCM
12 4 (0.10%) WSUS
13 3 (0.079%) Rancher
13 3 (0.079%) Salt
14 2 (0.052%) IBM BigFix
14 2 (0.052%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1,192 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 146 (3.83%) Google
3 144 (3.78%) Oracle
4 102 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 69 (1.81%) Sitecore
6 39 (1.02%) SAP
7 30 (0.79%) Dell
8 26 (0.68%) Telerik
9 24 (0.63%) NEC
9 24 (0.63%) Northgate
10 20 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.45%) Apple
11 17 (0.45%) ServiceNow
12 15 (0.39%) Atlassian
13 14 (0.37%) VMware
14 13 (0.34%) Citrix
15 12 (0.31%) MuleSoft
15 12 (0.31%) WooCommerce
16 11 (0.29%) HP
16 11 (0.29%) UiPath