Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,329 1,209 1,544
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 16.05% 15.77% 20.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.67% 33.55% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,411 2,203 2,888
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

.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 4,197 3,604 3,669
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 50.68% 47.00% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,793 3,205 3,258
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +6.06%
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £84,750 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 24 November 2020.

.NET salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 1,011 (76.07%) C#
2 670 (50.41%) Azure
3 621 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
4 588 (44.24%) .NET Core
5 567 (42.66%) JavaScript
6 485 (36.49%) SQL
7 444 (33.41%) AngularJS
8 425 (31.98%) ASP.NET
9 396 (29.80%) MVC
10 394 (29.65%) SQL Server
11 376 (28.29%) DevOps
12 331 (24.91%) CSS
13 317 (23.85%) HTML
14 309 (23.25%) React
15 294 (22.12%) Software Engineering
16 292 (21.97%) Microsoft
17 275 (20.69%) TDD
18 246 (18.51%) .NET Framework
19 235 (17.68%) Web Services
20 229 (17.23%) Finance
21 219 (16.48%) Microservices
22 213 (16.03%) ASP.NET Web API
23 205 (15.43%) Scrum
23 205 (15.43%) Web Development
23 205 (15.43%) AWS
24 158 (11.89%) REST
25 156 (11.74%) Java
26 155 (11.66%) Git (software)
27 151 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
28 137 (10.31%) Docker

.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 41 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (2.93%) CMS
3 31 (2.33%) Umbraco
4 28 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.81%) IIS
6 23 (1.73%) Confluence
7 14 (1.05%) NServiceBus
8 9 (0.68%) Apache
8 9 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.53%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.45%) Moodle
11 5 (0.38%) Kentico
12 4 (0.30%) Drupal
12 4 (0.30%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.23%) Orchard CMS
13 3 (0.23%) WordPress
14 2 (0.15%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (0.45%) InVision
1 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (0.45%) Sketch
2 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.075%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.075%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 39 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.30%) Elite 3E
2 4 (0.30%) R3 Corda
2 4 (0.30%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.23%) Magento
4 2 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (0.15%) Maximo
5 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.075%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.075%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.075%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 670 (50.41%) Azure
2 205 (15.43%) AWS
3 96 (7.22%) Serverless
4 85 (6.40%) GCP
5 49 (3.69%) Power Platform
6 44 (3.31%) SaaS
7 43 (3.24%) Logic Apps
8 33 (2.48%) Dynamics 365
9 27 (2.03%) PaaS
10 22 (1.66%) Azure Functions
10 22 (1.66%) GitHub
11 21 (1.58%) npm
12 18 (1.35%) Power Automate
13 17 (1.28%) Office 365
14 16 (1.20%) Slack
15 15 (1.13%) Azure Data Factory
16 14 (1.05%) NuGet
17 13 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
18 12 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
18 12 (0.90%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.13%) Skype
2 11 (0.83%) HTTP
3 6 (0.45%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.30%) Internet
4 4 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.23%) DNS
5 3 (0.23%) Firewall
6 2 (0.15%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.075%) AMQP
7 1 (0.075%) Extranet
7 1 (0.075%) FTP
7 1 (0.075%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.075%) Intranet
7 1 (0.075%) Network Security
7 1 (0.075%) VPN
7 1 (0.075%) WAN
7 1 (0.075%) WEP
7 1 (0.075%) X.509
7 1 (0.075%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (29.65%) SQL Server
2 82 (6.17%) NoSQL
3 73 (5.49%) MongoDB
4 37 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (2.71%) Relational Database
6 35 (2.63%) MySQL
7 34 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 32 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (1.73%) Power BI
11 21 (1.58%) Big Data
12 18 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
13 13 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (0.83%) Redis
14 11 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (0.60%) SQL Server 2017
16 7 (0.53%) DB2
17 6 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 155 (11.66%) Git (software)
2 69 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 64 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
5 39 (2.93%) JIRA
6 36 (2.71%) TeamCity
7 32 (2.41%) Selenium
8 27 (2.03%) NUnit
9 23 (1.73%) Jenkins
10 22 (1.66%) SpecFlow
11 21 (1.58%) Visual Studio Team System
12 17 (1.28%) Bitbucket
13 13 (0.98%) Postman
14 11 (0.83%) Cypress.io
14 11 (0.83%) Moq
15 10 (0.75%) MSTest
16 8 (0.60%) JMeter
16 8 (0.60%) Subversion
17 7 (0.53%) git-flow
18 6 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 229 (17.23%) Finance
2 45 (3.39%) Public Sector
3 31 (2.33%) Games
4 21 (1.58%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.43%) Law
6 15 (1.13%) Retail
7 14 (1.05%) Marketing
8 12 (0.90%) Electronics
8 12 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.75%) Banking
9 10 (0.75%) Legal
10 9 (0.68%) Front Office
11 5 (0.38%) Back Office
12 4 (0.30%) Automotive
12 4 (0.30%) Housing Association
12 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.23%) Advertising
13 3 (0.23%) Publishing
14 2 (0.15%) Billing
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 978 (73.59%) Developer
2 404 (30.40%) .NET Developer
3 242 (18.21%) C# Developer
4 208 (15.65%) Senior Developer
5 183 (13.77%) Software Developer
6 167 (12.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 142 (10.68%) Software Engineer
8 115 (8.65%) Full Stack Developer
9 97 (7.30%) React Developer
10 90 (6.77%) Angular Developer
11 82 (6.17%) Web Developer
12 81 (6.09%) Senior .NET Developer
13 79 (5.94%) Lead Developer
14 74 (5.57%) Azure Developer
15 71 (5.34%) Architect
16 68 (5.12%) C# Software Developer
17 57 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
18 52 (3.91%) .NET Software Developer
19 51 (3.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
20 42 (3.16%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (44.24%) .NET Core
2 444 (33.41%) AngularJS
3 425 (31.98%) ASP.NET
4 331 (24.91%) CSS
5 317 (23.85%) HTML
6 309 (23.25%) React
7 246 (18.51%) .NET Framework
8 235 (17.68%) Web Services
9 213 (16.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 158 (11.89%) REST
11 151 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 115 (8.65%) jQuery
13 114 (8.58%) RESTful
14 111 (8.35%) Entity Framework
15 92 (6.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 91 (6.85%) JSON
17 89 (6.70%) HTML5
18 84 (6.32%) Vue.js
19 78 (5.87%) ASP.NET Core
20 76 (5.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (6.55%) Greenfield Project
3 84 (6.32%) User Experience
4 80 (6.02%) Mobile App
5 51 (3.84%) Blog
6 27 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (1.81%) Algorithms
8 20 (1.50%) Virtual Team
9 19 (1.43%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.35%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.35%) LIMS
11 17 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.20%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.75%) NHS
14 9 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.68%) PlayStation
15 8 (0.60%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.53%) Derivative
16 7 (0.53%) Robotics
17 6 (0.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 74 (5.57%) Windows
2 55 (4.14%) Android
3 34 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 30 (2.26%) Linux
5 20 (1.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.075%) CentOS
8 1 (0.075%) Fedora
8 1 (0.075%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 621 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (29.80%) MVC
3 376 (28.29%) DevOps
4 294 (22.12%) Software Engineering
5 275 (20.69%) TDD
6 219 (16.48%) Microservices
7 205 (15.43%) Scrum
7 205 (15.43%) Web Development
8 122 (9.18%) SDLC
9 119 (8.95%) Continuous Integration
10 118 (8.88%) OO
11 103 (7.75%) Fintech
12 101 (7.60%) Test Automation
13 99 (7.45%) SOLID
14 95 (7.15%) Mentoring
15 79 (5.94%) Front End Development
16 73 (5.49%) Unit Testing
17 72 (5.42%) Open Source
18 71 (5.34%) Innovative Thinking
19 64 (4.82%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1,011 (76.07%) C#
2 567 (42.66%) JavaScript
3 485 (36.49%) SQL
4 156 (11.74%) Java
5 137 (10.31%) TypeScript
6 95 (7.15%) Python
7 80 (6.02%) T-SQL
8 43 (3.24%) VB
9 40 (3.01%) VB.NET
10 37 (2.78%) PowerShell
11 31 (2.33%) C++
12 25 (1.88%) PHP
13 23 (1.73%) Apex Code
13 23 (1.73%) SOQL
14 22 (1.66%) PL/SQL
15 13 (0.98%) Ruby
16 12 (0.90%) C
16 12 (0.90%) Kotlin
17 11 (0.83%) Apple Swift
17 11 (0.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 49 (3.69%) Degree
2 17 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.23%) ISEB
9 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.15%) MCPD
9 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.075%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.075%) CEH
10 1 (0.075%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.075%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.075%) MCITP
10 1 (0.075%) MCSA
10 1 (0.075%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.075%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.99%) QA
2 9 (0.68%) SLA
3 5 (0.38%) GDPR
3 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.23%) PSD2
5 1 (0.075%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.075%) NIST
5 1 (0.075%) PMO
System Software
1 137 (10.31%) Docker
2 9 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.23%) Firmware
4 2 (0.15%) Gluster
4 2 (0.15%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.075%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.075%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 69 (5.19%) Kubernetes
2 30 (2.26%) Terraform
3 5 (0.38%) MIIS
4 4 (0.30%) Ansible
4 4 (0.30%) Puppet
5 3 (0.23%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (0.15%) Grafana
6 2 (0.15%) Kibana
6 2 (0.15%) logstash
7 1 (0.075%) Istio
7 1 (0.075%) SCCM
7 1 (0.075%) SCOM
7 1 (0.075%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.075%) WMI
Vendors
1 292 (21.97%) Microsoft
2 44 (3.31%) Oracle
3 31 (2.33%) Xamarin
4 27 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (1.13%) Pega
6 14 (1.05%) Atlassian
7 10 (0.75%) Google
7 10 (0.75%) SAP
8 9 (0.68%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.45%) ABBYY
9 6 (0.45%) Adobe
9 6 (0.45%) DevExpress
9 6 (0.45%) Intapp
9 6 (0.45%) UiPath
10 5 (0.38%) Automation Anywhere
10 5 (0.38%) Blue Prism
11 4 (0.30%) Telerik
11 4 (0.30%) Telstra
11 4 (0.30%) VMware
12 3 (0.23%) ATG