Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 940 1,084 1,657
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 17.34% 13.61% 21.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.96% 30.60% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,693 2,017 3,063
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £78,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 2,852 3,543 3,615
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 52.60% 44.49% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,570 3,130 3,221
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 20 September 2020.

.NET salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 732 (77.87%) C#
2 502 (53.40%) Azure
3 421 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
4 413 (43.94%) .NET Core
5 395 (42.02%) JavaScript
6 353 (37.55%) AngularJS
7 337 (35.85%) SQL
8 329 (35.00%) ASP.NET
9 318 (33.83%) MVC
10 301 (32.02%) SQL Server
11 269 (28.62%) DevOps
12 222 (23.62%) CSS
13 217 (23.09%) React
14 216 (22.98%) TDD
15 215 (22.87%) HTML
16 214 (22.77%) Microsoft
17 205 (21.81%) Microservices
18 187 (19.89%) ASP.NET Web API
19 184 (19.57%) .NET Framework
20 171 (18.19%) Software Engineering
21 165 (17.55%) Scrum
22 145 (15.43%) Web Services
23 141 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
24 139 (14.79%) Finance
25 131 (13.94%) AWS
26 127 (13.51%) REST
27 114 (12.13%) Java
28 111 (11.81%) Web Development
29 98 (10.43%) Docker
30 91 (9.68%) jQuery

.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 45 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (2.66%) CMS
3 23 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.70%) NServiceBus
5 14 (1.49%) IIS
6 12 (1.28%) Umbraco
7 11 (1.17%) Confluence
8 7 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.32%) Moodle
9 3 (0.32%) Orchard CMS
9 3 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.32%) WordPress
10 2 (0.21%) Apache
10 2 (0.21%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.21%) Kentico
10 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.11%) FileZilla
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 26 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.60%) R3 Corda
3 6 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.64%) Maximo
3 6 (0.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 4 (0.43%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.32%) Magento
6 2 (0.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 502 (53.40%) Azure
2 131 (13.94%) AWS
3 49 (5.21%) Power Platform
4 47 (5.00%) SaaS
5 41 (4.36%) Serverless
6 25 (2.66%) GCP
7 23 (2.45%) Dynamics 365
8 22 (2.34%) GitHub
9 21 (2.23%) Logic Apps
10 12 (1.28%) Power Automate
11 11 (1.17%) Slack
12 10 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (1.06%) Office 365
13 8 (0.85%) PaaS
14 7 (0.74%) Azure Functions
15 6 (0.64%) PowerApps
16 5 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (0.53%) npm
16 5 (0.53%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.38%) Skype
2 11 (1.17%) HTTP
3 6 (0.64%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.53%) Internet
5 3 (0.32%) Firewall
5 3 (0.32%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.21%) CTI
6 2 (0.21%) SSL
6 2 (0.21%) VoIP
7 1 (0.11%) AMQP
7 1 (0.11%) DNS
7 1 (0.11%) Extranet
7 1 (0.11%) FTP
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) Intranet
7 1 (0.11%) Network Security
7 1 (0.11%) WEP
7 1 (0.11%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.11%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (32.02%) SQL Server
2 71 (7.55%) MongoDB
3 62 (6.60%) NoSQL
4 32 (3.40%) Azure SQL Database
5 31 (3.30%) Power BI
6 30 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 30 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (2.66%) MySQL
7 25 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (2.13%) Blockchain
10 16 (1.70%) SQL Server 2019
11 13 (1.38%) Big Data
12 12 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (1.28%) SQL Server 2017
13 11 (1.17%) Cosmos DB
14 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.74%) DB2
17 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 86 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 53 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (4.79%) Visual Studio
4 34 (3.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 26 (2.77%) TeamCity
6 24 (2.55%) NUnit
6 24 (2.55%) Selenium
7 20 (2.13%) JIRA
8 15 (1.60%) SpecFlow
8 15 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
9 12 (1.28%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.17%) Cucumber
11 9 (0.96%) Cypress.io
12 8 (0.85%) Subversion
13 7 (0.74%) WebDriver
14 5 (0.53%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.53%) GitLab
14 5 (0.53%) Postman
14 5 (0.53%) Visual Studio Code
15 4 (0.43%) MSTest
General
1 139 (14.79%) Finance
2 29 (3.09%) Public Sector
3 27 (2.87%) Games
4 23 (2.45%) Electronics
5 19 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.70%) Marketing
7 14 (1.49%) Banking
8 13 (1.38%) Retail
9 10 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.74%) Front Office
10 7 (0.74%) Legal
11 6 (0.64%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.53%) Law
13 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.43%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.32%) Automotive
14 3 (0.32%) Back Office
15 2 (0.21%) Billing
16 1 (0.11%) Advertising
16 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 706 (75.11%) Developer
2 334 (35.53%) .NET Developer
3 210 (22.34%) C# Developer
4 167 (17.77%) Senior Developer
5 144 (15.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 126 (13.40%) Software Developer
7 86 (9.15%) Full Stack Developer
8 71 (7.55%) Angular Developer
9 67 (7.13%) Azure Developer
10 66 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
11 63 (6.70%) Software Engineer
12 57 (6.06%) Architect
13 54 (5.74%) Lead Developer
14 52 (5.53%) C# Software Developer
15 49 (5.21%) Web Developer
16 48 (5.11%) .NET Software Developer
17 42 (4.47%) React Developer
18 35 (3.72%) Senior Software Developer
19 32 (3.40%) Senior C# Developer
20 30 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (43.94%) .NET Core
2 353 (37.55%) AngularJS
3 329 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 222 (23.62%) CSS
5 217 (23.09%) React
6 215 (22.87%) HTML
7 187 (19.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 184 (19.57%) .NET Framework
9 145 (15.43%) Web Services
10 141 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 127 (13.51%) REST
12 91 (9.68%) jQuery
13 85 (9.04%) Entity Framework
14 74 (7.87%) RESTful
15 73 (7.77%) JSON
16 67 (7.13%) Vue.js
17 62 (6.60%) ASP.NET Core
17 62 (6.60%) HTML5
18 50 (5.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 48 (5.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
2 44 (4.68%) Mobile App
3 42 (4.47%) User Experience
4 21 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 14 (1.49%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.06%) Blog
8 10 (1.06%) NHS
9 9 (0.96%) Algorithms
9 9 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 9 (0.96%) PlayStation
10 7 (0.74%) Derivative
10 7 (0.74%) Robotics
11 6 (0.64%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.64%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.53%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (0.43%) Biotechnology
13 4 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 64 (6.81%) Windows
2 42 (4.47%) Android
3 21 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.02%) Linux
5 18 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.21%) CentOS
7 2 (0.21%) HPUX
7 2 (0.21%) Unix
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.11%) Fedora
8 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (33.83%) MVC
3 269 (28.62%) DevOps
4 216 (22.98%) TDD
5 205 (21.81%) Microservices
6 171 (18.19%) Software Engineering
7 165 (17.55%) Scrum
8 111 (11.81%) Web Development
9 89 (9.47%) Mentoring
10 88 (9.36%) SOLID
11 86 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
11 86 (9.15%) SDLC
12 80 (8.51%) Fintech
13 75 (7.98%) BDD
14 74 (7.87%) OO
15 63 (6.70%) Test Automation
16 51 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (5.00%) Software Delivery
18 45 (4.79%) Front End Development
19 44 (4.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 732 (77.87%) C#
2 395 (42.02%) JavaScript
3 337 (35.85%) SQL
4 114 (12.13%) Java
5 86 (9.15%) TypeScript
6 69 (7.34%) T-SQL
7 37 (3.94%) Python
8 31 (3.30%) VB.NET
9 30 (3.19%) PowerShell
10 24 (2.55%) VB
11 23 (2.45%) Apex Code
11 23 (2.45%) SOQL
12 22 (2.34%) Kotlin
13 19 (2.02%) C++
14 17 (1.81%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.60%) PHP
16 9 (0.96%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.85%) C
18 7 (0.74%) Apple Swift
18 7 (0.74%) F#
Qualifications
1 45 (4.79%) Degree
2 15 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
5 6 (0.64%) MCPD
6 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.21%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.11%) CEH
8 1 (0.11%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.11%) ISEB
8 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.11%) OSCP
8 1 (0.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.55%) QA
2 5 (0.53%) SLA
3 3 (0.32%) PSD2
4 2 (0.21%) GDPR
4 2 (0.21%) NIST
5 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 98 (10.43%) Docker
2 5 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.32%) Firmware
4 2 (0.21%) Gluster
4 2 (0.21%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 68 (7.23%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.13%) Terraform
3 4 (0.43%) Ansible
4 2 (0.21%) Grafana
4 2 (0.21%) Kibana
4 2 (0.21%) logstash
4 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.11%) Graylog
5 1 (0.11%) Istio
5 1 (0.11%) MIIS
5 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 214 (22.77%) Microsoft
2 34 (3.62%) Oracle
3 29 (3.09%) Xamarin
4 25 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (1.49%) SAP
6 9 (0.96%) Pega
7 6 (0.64%) ABBYY
7 6 (0.64%) Intapp
7 6 (0.64%) UiPath
8 5 (0.53%) Automation Anywhere
8 5 (0.53%) Blue Prism
9 4 (0.43%) Google
9 4 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.43%) Telstra
9 4 (0.43%) VMware
10 3 (0.32%) ATG
10 3 (0.32%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.32%) Demandware
10 3 (0.32%) hybris
10 3 (0.32%) IBM