Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 963 1,281 1,907
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 16.79% 15.54% 22.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.93% 35.30% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,681 2,445 3,568
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.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 2,838 3,629 3,821
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 49.48% 44.04% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,517 3,249 3,461
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.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 7 July 2020.

.NET salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, .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.

1 770 (79.96%) C#
2 539 (55.97%) Azure
3 474 (49.22%) JavaScript
4 454 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
5 407 (42.26%) .NET Core
6 385 (39.98%) ASP.NET
7 381 (39.56%) AngularJS
8 380 (39.46%) MVC
9 314 (32.61%) SQL Server
10 295 (30.63%) SQL
11 252 (26.17%) HTML
12 243 (25.23%) CSS
13 242 (25.13%) .NET Framework
14 236 (24.51%) TDD
15 224 (23.26%) Microservices
16 213 (22.12%) React
17 212 (22.01%) Microsoft
18 211 (21.91%) DevOps
19 200 (20.77%) ASP.NET Web API
20 199 (20.66%) ASP.NET MVC
21 188 (19.52%) AWS
22 179 (18.59%) Scrum
23 149 (15.47%) Entity Framework
24 148 (15.37%) Software Engineering
25 145 (15.06%) TypeScript
26 126 (13.08%) Java
26 126 (13.08%) BDD
27 118 (12.25%) Finance
28 113 (11.73%) Vue.js
29 105 (10.90%) Node.js

.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 62 (6.44%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (2.18%) IIS
3 16 (1.66%) Confluence
4 15 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 15 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.04%) NServiceBus
6 8 (0.83%) CMS
7 7 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.62%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.42%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.31%) nginx
10 3 (0.31%) Orchard CMS
10 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.21%) Apache
11 2 (0.21%) WordPress
12 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.10%) Drupal
12 1 (0.10%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.21%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.10%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.10%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 26 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (2.08%) R3 Corda
3 9 (0.93%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 6 (0.62%) Distributed Ledger
4 6 (0.62%) Maximo
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.21%) Magento
5 2 (0.21%) Raiser's Edge
6 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.10%) SAP CS
6 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 539 (55.97%) Azure
2 188 (19.52%) AWS
3 89 (9.24%) SaaS
4 47 (4.88%) Serverless
5 41 (4.26%) Power Platform
6 30 (3.12%) Dynamics 365
7 21 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (2.08%) PaaS
9 19 (1.97%) GCP
10 18 (1.87%) GitHub
11 17 (1.77%) IaaS
12 12 (1.25%) npm
13 11 (1.14%) Slack
14 10 (1.04%) Azure Functions
15 9 (0.93%) Office 365
16 7 (0.73%) Dropbox
17 6 (0.62%) Logic Apps
18 5 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 4 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
20 3 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.56%) Internet
2 5 (0.52%) Bluetooth
2 5 (0.52%) CTI
2 5 (0.52%) HTTP
2 5 (0.52%) Skype
2 5 (0.52%) VoIP
3 4 (0.42%) Firewall
4 3 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.10%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.10%) DNS
5 1 (0.10%) FTP
5 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.10%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.10%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.10%) SSL
5 1 (0.10%) VLAN
5 1 (0.10%) VPN
5 1 (0.10%) WEP
5 1 (0.10%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.10%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.75%) MongoDB
3 57 (5.92%) NoSQL
4 45 (4.67%) SQL Server 2019
5 39 (4.05%) Power BI
6 36 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (3.63%) Relational Database
8 30 (3.12%) Azure SQL Database
9 27 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (2.70%) Blockchain
11 25 (2.60%) Cosmos DB
12 19 (1.97%) Big Data
13 18 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (1.77%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (1.45%) MySQL
17 11 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
18 9 (0.93%) SQL Server 2017
18 9 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 87 (9.03%) Git (software)
2 75 (7.79%) Visual Studio
3 43 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (3.84%) TeamCity
5 36 (3.74%) Jenkins
6 33 (3.43%) Selenium
7 29 (3.01%) NUnit
8 27 (2.80%) JIRA
9 23 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (2.08%) Cucumber
11 19 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
12 18 (1.87%) SpecFlow
13 13 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
14 12 (1.25%) webpack
15 10 (1.04%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.93%) Subversion
17 8 (0.83%) Moq
18 7 (0.73%) JMeter
18 7 (0.73%) ReSharper
18 7 (0.73%) WebDriver
General
1 118 (12.25%) Finance
2 36 (3.74%) Games
3 32 (3.32%) Retail
4 26 (2.70%) Marketing
5 21 (2.18%) Public Sector
6 20 (2.08%) Banking
7 18 (1.87%) Electronics
8 15 (1.56%) Legal
9 11 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.04%) Police
11 9 (0.93%) General Ledger
12 8 (0.83%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.83%) Law
12 8 (0.83%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.73%) Automotive
13 7 (0.73%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.52%) Advertising
15 4 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.31%) Local Government
17 1 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 729 (75.70%) Developer
2 411 (42.68%) .NET Developer
3 256 (26.58%) C# Developer
4 168 (17.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 136 (14.12%) Senior Developer
6 123 (12.77%) Software Developer
7 84 (8.72%) Full Stack Developer
8 81 (8.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 68 (7.06%) Azure Developer
10 63 (6.54%) Software Engineer
11 58 (6.02%) .NET Software Developer
12 51 (5.30%) C# Software Developer
13 48 (4.98%) Junior
14 46 (4.78%) Architect
15 42 (4.36%) Angular Developer
16 41 (4.26%) Junior Developer
16 41 (4.26%) Lead Developer
17 37 (3.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 36 (3.74%) React Developer
19 31 (3.22%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (42.26%) .NET Core
2 385 (39.98%) ASP.NET
3 381 (39.56%) AngularJS
4 252 (26.17%) HTML
5 243 (25.23%) CSS
6 242 (25.13%) .NET Framework
7 213 (22.12%) React
8 200 (20.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 199 (20.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 149 (15.47%) Entity Framework
11 113 (11.73%) Vue.js
12 105 (10.90%) Node.js
13 97 (10.07%) REST
14 96 (9.97%) jQuery
15 87 (9.03%) RESTful
16 77 (8.00%) Web Services
17 65 (6.75%) HTML5
18 57 (5.92%) Angular 2
19 55 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 47 (4.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 100 (10.38%) Greenfield Project
2 44 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.43%) User Experience
4 24 (2.49%) Mobile App
5 23 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.08%) Virtual Team
7 14 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 9 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 7 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
10 6 (0.62%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.52%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.42%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.42%) Replication
13 3 (0.31%) Blog
14 2 (0.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.21%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.21%) PKI
15 1 (0.10%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.23%) Windows
2 23 (2.39%) Apple iOS
3 22 (2.28%) Linux
4 21 (2.18%) Android
5 14 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.31%) Unix
6 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.21%) HPUX
7 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.10%) CentOS
8 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 380 (39.46%) MVC
3 236 (24.51%) TDD
4 224 (23.26%) Microservices
5 211 (21.91%) DevOps
6 179 (18.59%) Scrum
7 148 (15.37%) Software Engineering
8 126 (13.08%) BDD
9 99 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
10 92 (9.55%) SDLC
11 90 (9.35%) Web Development
12 89 (9.24%) Mentoring
13 78 (8.10%) SOLID
14 76 (7.89%) Test Automation
15 75 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
16 71 (7.37%) Unit Testing
17 66 (6.85%) Kanban
18 57 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
19 56 (5.82%) Fintech
20 50 (5.19%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 770 (79.96%) C#
2 474 (49.22%) JavaScript
3 295 (30.63%) SQL
4 145 (15.06%) TypeScript
5 126 (13.08%) Java
6 57 (5.92%) Python
7 49 (5.09%) T-SQL
8 44 (4.57%) C++
9 29 (3.01%) Kotlin
10 24 (2.49%) PowerShell
11 23 (2.39%) VB.NET
12 22 (2.28%) PHP
13 13 (1.35%) F#
13 13 (1.35%) VB
14 12 (1.25%) C
15 11 (1.14%) Ruby
16 9 (0.93%) Scala
17 8 (0.83%) VBScript
18 7 (0.73%) Ada
19 5 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 67 (6.96%) Degree
2 21 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.83%) DBS Check
6 8 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.73%) Postgraduate
7 7 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
8 6 (0.62%) MCPD
9 5 (0.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 4 (0.42%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.31%) MBCS
12 2 (0.21%) ISEB
13 1 (0.10%) CISSP
13 1 (0.10%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.84%) QA
2 8 (0.83%) NIST
3 3 (0.31%) GDPR
3 3 (0.31%) GxP
4 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.10%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (8.93%) Docker
2 7 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.10%) Firmware
5 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 88 (9.14%) Kubernetes
2 19 (1.97%) Terraform
3 8 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.83%) Puppet
4 6 (0.62%) Ansible
5 4 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.42%) MIIS
6 2 (0.21%) Grafana
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.10%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.10%) Consul
7 1 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.10%) Graylog
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.10%) Packer
7 1 (0.10%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 212 (22.01%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.36%) Xamarin
3 25 (2.60%) Oracle
4 17 (1.77%) Tableau
5 14 (1.45%) SAP
6 11 (1.14%) Databricks
7 9 (0.93%) Google
8 8 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.83%) VMware
9 7 (0.73%) CrowdStrike
9 7 (0.73%) IBM
10 6 (0.62%) Telerik
11 5 (0.52%) Avaya
11 5 (0.52%) Mitel
12 4 (0.42%) CA
12 4 (0.42%) Micro Focus
12 4 (0.42%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.31%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.31%) Symantec
13 3 (0.31%) Veritas