Period
to 15 June 2021

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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,720 990 1,265
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 13.83% 17.33% 15.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.56% 35.09% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,363 867 1,220
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,125 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

.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 9,202 2,821 3,514
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 46.79% 49.40% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7,461 2,503 3,159
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%

.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 15 June 2021.

.NET salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, .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 2,113 (77.68%) C#
2 1,299 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1,284 (47.21%) Azure
4 1,210 (44.49%) JavaScript
5 1,111 (40.85%) SQL
6 962 (35.37%) .NET Core
7 910 (33.46%) SQL Server
8 772 (28.38%) ASP.NET
9 728 (26.76%) Software Engineering
10 717 (26.36%) Microsoft
11 681 (25.04%) DevOps
12 656 (24.12%) MVC
13 624 (22.94%) React
14 620 (22.79%) AWS
15 608 (22.35%) AngularJS
16 605 (22.24%) HTML
17 597 (21.95%) CSS
18 540 (19.85%) Finance
19 516 (18.97%) .NET Framework
20 444 (16.32%) Microservices
21 428 (15.74%) Docker
22 366 (13.46%) Scrum
23 360 (13.24%) Web Services
24 350 (12.87%) TDD
25 341 (12.54%) Social Skills
26 339 (12.46%) Git (software)
27 316 (11.62%) Kubernetes
28 314 (11.54%) Python
29 303 (11.14%) ASP.NET Web API
30 288 (10.59%) GCP

.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
1 135 (4.96%) CMS
2 93 (3.42%) Umbraco
3 92 (3.38%) SharePoint
4 80 (2.94%) IIS
5 49 (1.80%) EPiServer
6 48 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 45 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
8 38 (1.40%) Kentico
9 26 (0.96%) Confluence
10 24 (0.88%) WordPress
11 23 (0.85%) Apache Spark
12 21 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (0.44%) Headless CMS
14 11 (0.40%) NServiceBus
15 7 (0.26%) Sitefinity
16 6 (0.22%) Apache
17 5 (0.18%) OpenEdge
17 5 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 5 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
17 5 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.074%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.074%) EngageOne
3 2 (0.074%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.074%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.037%) Figma
4 1 (0.037%) InVision
4 1 (0.037%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.037%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.037%) Sketch
4 1 (0.037%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 53 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.44%) nopCommerce
3 11 (0.40%) NetSuite
4 8 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.18%) Elite 3E
6 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.11%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.074%) Magento
7 2 (0.074%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.074%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.074%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 2 (0.074%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.037%) Infor LN
8 1 (0.037%) Maximo
8 1 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.037%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.037%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,284 (47.21%) Azure
2 620 (22.79%) AWS
3 288 (10.59%) GCP
4 265 (9.74%) Serverless
5 253 (9.30%) SaaS
6 91 (3.35%) Power Platform
7 88 (3.24%) Azure Service Bus
8 81 (2.98%) PaaS
9 68 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
10 62 (2.28%) GitHub
11 52 (1.91%) Azure Functions
11 52 (1.91%) IaaS
12 44 (1.62%) PowerApps
13 36 (1.32%) Microsoft 365
14 31 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
14 31 (1.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 31 (1.14%) Azure Logic Apps
15 29 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
15 29 (1.07%) Power Automate
16 20 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.66%) Internet
2 17 (0.63%) HTTP
3 15 (0.55%) Firewall
4 6 (0.22%) DNS
4 6 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.18%) H.323
5 5 (0.18%) LAN
5 5 (0.18%) RTP
5 5 (0.18%) WAN
6 4 (0.15%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.15%) Skype
7 3 (0.11%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.11%) Intranet
7 3 (0.11%) IPv4
7 3 (0.11%) SMS
7 3 (0.11%) VPN
8 2 (0.074%) AMQP
8 2 (0.074%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.074%) SSH
9 1 (0.037%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 910 (33.46%) SQL Server
2 160 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 105 (3.86%) MySQL
4 89 (3.27%) Big Data
5 82 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 63 (2.32%) Relational Database
8 61 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
9 60 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
10 57 (2.10%) MongoDB
10 57 (2.10%) Power BI
11 53 (1.95%) GIS
12 40 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
14 25 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 22 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (0.77%) Redis
17 18 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
18 17 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
19 16 (0.59%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 339 (12.46%) Git (software)
2 174 (6.40%) Visual Studio
3 121 (4.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 89 (3.27%) Jenkins
4 89 (3.27%) TeamCity
5 88 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 78 (2.87%) JIRA
7 71 (2.61%) Selenium
8 67 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
9 38 (1.40%) NUnit
10 37 (1.36%) SpecFlow
11 34 (1.25%) Cypress.io
12 26 (0.96%) Bitbucket
13 24 (0.88%) webpack
14 23 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 22 (0.81%) WebDriver
16 20 (0.74%) Postman
17 19 (0.70%) GitLab
18 13 (0.48%) Moq
19 12 (0.44%) git-flow
General
1 540 (19.85%) Finance
2 341 (12.54%) Social Skills
3 87 (3.20%) Retail
4 83 (3.05%) Marketing
5 70 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (2.50%) Law
7 57 (2.10%) Games
8 48 (1.76%) Legal
9 46 (1.69%) Public Sector
10 38 (1.40%) Back Office
11 33 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 27 (0.99%) Banking
13 22 (0.81%) Advertising
13 22 (0.81%) Organisational Skills
14 19 (0.70%) Presentation Skills
15 18 (0.66%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.55%) Front Office
16 15 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.51%) Automotive
17 14 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2,011 (73.93%) Developer
2 850 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 741 (27.24%) C# Developer
4 461 (16.95%) Software Developer
5 396 (14.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 393 (14.45%) Senior Developer
7 329 (12.10%) Software Engineer
8 248 (9.12%) React Developer
9 221 (8.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 183 (6.73%) .NET Software Developer
11 181 (6.65%) C# Software Developer
12 159 (5.85%) Senior .NET Developer
13 154 (5.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 134 (4.93%) Lead Developer
15 105 (3.86%) Senior C# Developer
16 98 (3.60%) Architect
17 96 (3.53%) .NET Software Engineer
17 96 (3.53%) SQL Developer
18 92 (3.38%) ASP.NET Developer
19 90 (3.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 962 (35.37%) .NET Core
2 772 (28.38%) ASP.NET
3 624 (22.94%) React
4 608 (22.35%) AngularJS
5 605 (22.24%) HTML
6 597 (21.95%) CSS
7 516 (18.97%) .NET Framework
8 360 (13.24%) Web Services
9 303 (11.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 284 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 252 (9.26%) REST
12 242 (8.90%) jQuery
13 232 (8.53%) Entity Framework
14 231 (8.49%) Vue.js
15 209 (7.68%) RESTful
16 161 (5.92%) HTML5
17 158 (5.81%) React Native
18 145 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 140 (5.15%) ASP.NET Core
20 134 (4.93%) Material-UI
Miscellaneous
1 242 (8.90%) Greenfield Project
2 106 (3.90%) User Experience
3 105 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
4 95 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 78 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 61 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
7 59 (2.17%) Cloud Native
8 56 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 41 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 39 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 36 (1.32%) NHS
12 30 (1.10%) Public Cloud
13 29 (1.07%) N-Tier
14 24 (0.88%) LIMS
15 23 (0.85%) Management Information System
16 19 (0.70%) Blog
17 14 (0.51%) Data Centre
18 13 (0.48%) Client/Server
18 13 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
19 12 (0.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 176 (6.47%) Windows
2 58 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 55 (2.02%) Android
4 51 (1.88%) Linux
5 38 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 26 (0.96%) Unix
7 15 (0.55%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.074%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.074%) SUSE
12 1 (0.037%) CentOS
12 1 (0.037%) VMS
12 1 (0.037%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,299 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 728 (26.76%) Software Engineering
3 681 (25.04%) DevOps
4 656 (24.12%) MVC
5 444 (16.32%) Microservices
6 366 (13.46%) Scrum
7 350 (12.87%) TDD
8 219 (8.05%) Mentoring
9 218 (8.01%) Fintech
10 215 (7.90%) Test Automation
11 212 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
12 184 (6.76%) SDLC
13 179 (6.58%) Asset Management
14 169 (6.21%) Web Development
15 163 (5.99%) SOLID
16 160 (5.88%) Front End Development
16 160 (5.88%) Web Application Development
17 156 (5.74%) Computer Science
18 147 (5.40%) Unit Testing
19 146 (5.37%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 2,113 (77.68%) C#
2 1,210 (44.49%) JavaScript
3 1,111 (40.85%) SQL
4 314 (11.54%) Python
5 286 (10.51%) T-SQL
6 264 (9.71%) TypeScript
7 205 (7.54%) Java
8 106 (3.90%) PowerShell
9 94 (3.46%) VB.NET
10 59 (2.17%) C++
11 57 (2.10%) PHP
12 47 (1.73%) VB
13 33 (1.21%) Scala
14 26 (0.96%) Go
15 25 (0.92%) PL/SQL
16 23 (0.85%) C
17 21 (0.77%) Bash Shell
18 20 (0.74%) Ruby
19 19 (0.70%) ES6
20 13 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 194 (7.13%) Degree
2 101 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (2.57%) Security Cleared
4 67 (2.46%) SC Cleared
5 29 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (0.63%) AWS Certification
7 8 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.26%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.22%) HND
10 4 (0.15%) ISEB
11 3 (0.11%) CISA
11 3 (0.11%) CISSP
11 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.074%) CISM
12 2 (0.074%) ISSAP
12 2 (0.074%) ISSEP
12 2 (0.074%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.074%) MCSE
12 2 (0.074%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (6.73%) QA
2 39 (1.43%) Accessibility
3 14 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.40%) GDPR
4 11 (0.40%) SLA
4 11 (0.40%) WAI
5 10 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.18%) COBIT
7 4 (0.15%) GRC
8 3 (0.11%) WCAG
9 2 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.074%) NIST
9 2 (0.074%) PMO
10 1 (0.037%) SOC 2
System Software
1 428 (15.74%) Docker
2 18 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.15%) NDS
5 4 (0.15%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.074%) Firmware
6 2 (0.074%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.074%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.074%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.037%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.037%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 316 (11.62%) Kubernetes
2 97 (3.57%) Terraform
3 30 (1.10%) Ansible
4 12 (0.44%) Puppet
5 10 (0.37%) Packer
6 9 (0.33%) Grafana
7 7 (0.26%) Istio
7 7 (0.26%) MIIS
7 7 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.22%) HP Fortify
9 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.15%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 4 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.11%) Nagios
11 3 (0.11%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.11%) SCCM
12 2 (0.074%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.074%) Oozie
12 2 (0.074%) Rancher
Vendors
1 717 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 82 (3.01%) Oracle
3 55 (2.02%) Sitecore
4 53 (1.95%) Xamarin
5 27 (0.99%) Google
6 21 (0.77%) SAP
7 13 (0.48%) JD Edwards
8 12 (0.44%) Atlassian
9 9 (0.33%) Adobe
9 9 (0.33%) Databricks
9 9 (0.33%) Guidewire
9 9 (0.33%) Nintex
9 9 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.29%) FNZ
10 8 (0.29%) IBM
10 8 (0.29%) Telerik
11 7 (0.26%) Dell
11 7 (0.26%) MuleSoft
11 7 (0.26%) PayPal
11 7 (0.26%) VMware