The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 40 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6316 6807 8416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.64% 6.22% 7.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 6.57% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5844 6253 7956
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the UK.

.NET Developer Salary Trend in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Developer over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

.NET Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 5936 £40,000 - 731
London -10 1590 £50,000 +5.26% 142
South East -8 1372 £40,000 - 163
North West +2 737 £37,500 +7.14% 113
Yorkshire -7 507 £35,500 +1.42% 78
East of England +4 469 £40,000 - 54
South West -4 464 £37,500 +7.14% 74
West Midlands +2 430 £37,500 +7.14% 51
Manchester +1 398 £37,500 - 61
City of London -7 358 £52,500 +5.00% 51
West Yorkshire -12 323 £37,500 +15.38% 44
East Midlands -5 277 £40,000 +6.66% 37
Surrey -15 250 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Hampshire -2 226 £40,000 +14.28% 38
Cheshire -1 212 £40,000 +14.28% 32
Leeds -9 198 £40,000 +21.21% 21
Scotland +22 191 £40,000 - 14
East Sussex +11 191 £40,000 - 13
Kent +4 181 £40,000 - 20
Berkshire -37 180 £40,000 +3.89% 33
Brighton +8 178 £40,000 - 12
Oxfordshire -6 163 £37,500 -6.25% 31
Hertfordshire +6 141 £45,000 +20.00% 21
Birmingham -6 125 £35,750 +2.14% 12
Bristol -17 111 £36,500 -2.66% 26
Gloucestershire +4 105 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Wiltshire -5 101 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Reading -16 99 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Essex +11 96 £40,000 -11.11% 14
North Yorkshire -7 92 £35,000 - 23

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 12963 (100.00%) .NET
2 11859 (91.48%) C#
3 10276 (79.27%) ASP.NET
4 8508 (65.63%) SQL Server
5 7818 (60.31%) MVC
6 6256 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
7 6011 (46.37%) JavaScript
8 5880 (45.36%) HTML
9 5427 (41.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5270 (40.65%) CSS
11 5097 (39.32%) SQL
12 4379 (33.78%) TDD
13 3916 (30.21%) jQuery
14 3782 (29.18%) WCF
15 3559 (27.46%) .NET Framework
16 3425 (26.42%) Microsoft
17 2906 (22.42%) Scrum
18 2500 (19.29%) VB.NET
19 2213 (17.07%) OO
20 2027 (15.64%) Web Application Development
21 2011 (15.51%) Web Services
22 2005 (15.47%) XML
23 1859 (14.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 1824 (14.07%) Visual Studio
25 1786 (13.78%) BDD
26 1761 (13.58%) Finance
27 1744 (13.45%) Windows
28 1643 (12.67%) HTML5
29 1627 (12.55%) WPF
30 1608 (12.40%) T-SQL

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 889 (6.86%) Node.js
2 771 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 714 (5.51%) IIS
4 669 (5.16%) CMS
5 391 (3.02%) Umbraco
6 252 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 248 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
8 149 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 120 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 87 (0.67%) Kentico
10 87 (0.67%) Apache Solr
11 69 (0.53%) Confluence
12 62 (0.48%) WordPress
13 60 (0.46%) Sitefinity
14 59 (0.46%) NServiceBus
14 59 (0.46%) nginx
15 31 (0.24%) DNN
16 29 (0.22%) Apache
17 25 (0.19%) Drupal
18 24 (0.19%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1254 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 129 (1.00%) MS Office
3 82 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 22 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (0.16%) AutoCAD
6 20 (0.15%) Fireworks
7 13 (0.10%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.046%) Mingle
10 4 (0.031%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.008%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.008%) SPSS
11 1 (0.008%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 169 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 18 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
5 12 (0.093%) Tridion
6 11 (0.085%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.069%) Magento
7 9 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.062%) Sage 200
9 7 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
10 4 (0.031%) Adaptiv
10 4 (0.031%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.031%) SAP HCM
11 3 (0.023%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.023%) Sage 50
11 3 (0.023%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.023%) GoldMine
11 3 (0.023%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.015%) Summit
12 2 (0.015%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 489 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 183 (1.41%) SaaS
3 128 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 94 (0.73%) GitHub
5 48 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 41 (0.32%) Trello
7 29 (0.22%) PaaS
8 23 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (0.17%) Office 365
10 16 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 13 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (0.077%) IaaS
13 4 (0.031%) Heroku
14 3 (0.023%) Force.com
14 3 (0.023%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.023%) Rackspace Cloud
15 2 (0.015%) Basecamp
15 2 (0.015%) Amazon EMR
16 1 (0.008%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.008%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 599 (4.62%) Internet
2 200 (1.54%) HTTP
3 148 (1.14%) Intranet
4 44 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 32 (0.25%) SMTP
6 30 (0.23%) Extranet
7 26 (0.20%) Broadband
8 23 (0.18%) DNS
9 20 (0.15%) SSL
10 18 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 18 (0.14%) FTP
11 14 (0.11%) Firewall
12 10 (0.077%) SSH
13 8 (0.062%) CTI
14 7 (0.054%) VoIP
15 6 (0.046%) NFC
16 4 (0.031%) Unified Communications
16 4 (0.031%) LDAP
16 4 (0.031%) Wireless
16 4 (0.031%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8508 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 1339 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 821 (6.33%) NoSQL
4 732 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 664 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 497 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 481 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 478 (3.69%) Relational Database
9 367 (2.83%) MySQL
10 268 (2.07%) MongoDB
11 199 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 191 (1.47%) RavenDB
13 155 (1.20%) RDBMS
14 140 (1.08%) Big Data
15 113 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
16 99 (0.76%) Oracle Database
17 85 (0.66%) CouchDB
18 72 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
19 62 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
20 61 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1824 (14.07%) Visual Studio
2 1533 (11.83%) NUnit
3 1123 (8.66%) Rhino Mocks
4 1101 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 1007 (7.77%) Git (software)
6 875 (6.75%) Moq
7 636 (4.91%) Subversion
8 589 (4.54%) MSTest
9 363 (2.80%) TeamCity
10 239 (1.84%) ReSharper
11 162 (1.25%) JIRA
12 142 (1.10%) Selenium
13 113 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 113 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
14 110 (0.85%) SpecFlow
15 104 (0.80%) NCrunch
16 95 (0.73%) Cucumber
17 81 (0.62%) MSBuild
18 77 (0.59%) CruiseControl
19 69 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 1761 (13.58%) Finance
2 515 (3.97%) Retail
3 444 (3.43%) Banking
4 437 (3.37%) Marketing
5 434 (3.35%) Games
6 427 (3.29%) Advertising
7 246 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 165 (1.27%) Back Office
9 162 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 126 (0.97%) Law
11 81 (0.62%) Legal
12 75 (0.58%) Automotive
12 75 (0.58%) Front Office
13 68 (0.52%) Music Industry
14 67 (0.52%) Manufacturing
15 53 (0.41%) Publishing
16 46 (0.35%) Financial Institution
17 45 (0.35%) French Language
18 31 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
19 13 (0.10%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12963 (100.00%) .NET
2 10276 (79.27%) ASP.NET
3 5880 (45.36%) HTML
4 5427 (41.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5270 (40.65%) CSS
6 3916 (30.21%) jQuery
7 3782 (29.18%) WCF
8 3559 (27.46%) .NET Framework
9 2011 (15.51%) Web Services
10 2005 (15.47%) XML
11 1859 (14.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1643 (12.67%) HTML5
13 1627 (12.55%) WPF
14 1572 (12.13%) Ajax
15 1511 (11.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1341 (10.34%) LINQ
17 1213 (9.36%) WinForms
18 1075 (8.29%) RESTful
19 981 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 962 (7.42%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 730 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 674 (5.20%) Inversion of Control
3 487 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
4 482 (3.72%) Mobile App
5 467 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
6 276 (2.13%) N-Tier
7 228 (1.76%) iPhone
8 219 (1.69%) Tandem
9 211 (1.63%) Social Network
10 207 (1.60%) Open Source
11 206 (1.59%) Client/Server
12 178 (1.37%) Mathematics
13 176 (1.36%) User Experience
14 162 (1.25%) Social Media
15 131 (1.01%) BBC
16 105 (0.81%) Hedge funds
17 86 (0.66%) W3C
18 75 (0.58%) Streaming Music
19 70 (0.54%) Blog
20 59 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1744 (13.45%) Windows
2 450 (3.47%) Android
3 307 (2.37%) Apple iOS
4 115 (0.89%) Linux
5 66 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 65 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (0.44%) UNIX
8 55 (0.42%) Windows Phone
9 43 (0.33%) Windows 8
10 27 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
11 25 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (0.13%) Debian
13 13 (0.10%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.062%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (0.054%) Windows Phone 7
16 6 (0.046%) CentOS
17 4 (0.031%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.031%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.031%) Solaris
18 3 (0.023%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7818 (60.31%) MVC
2 6256 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
3 4379 (33.78%) TDD
4 2906 (22.42%) Scrum
5 2213 (17.07%) OO
6 2027 (15.64%) Web Application Development
7 1786 (13.78%) BDD
8 1332 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
9 1250 (9.64%) Web Development
10 1075 (8.29%) Dependency Injection
11 994 (7.67%) Software Engineering
12 968 (7.47%) E-Commerce
13 934 (7.21%) Kanban
14 900 (6.94%) Unit Testing
15 744 (5.74%) OOP
16 640 (4.94%) MVVM
17 623 (4.81%) SOA
18 589 (4.54%) OOD
19 478 (3.69%) Domain-Driven Design
20 458 (3.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11859 (91.48%) C#
2 6011 (46.37%) JavaScript
3 5097 (39.32%) SQL
4 2500 (19.29%) VB.NET
5 1608 (12.40%) T-SQL
6 859 (6.63%) VB
7 680 (5.25%) Ruby
8 417 (3.22%) Java
9 279 (2.15%) C++
10 275 (2.12%) VB6
11 257 (1.98%) PHP
12 114 (0.88%) C
13 111 (0.86%) Python
14 105 (0.81%) XAML
15 104 (0.80%) PowerShell
16 98 (0.76%) VBA
17 92 (0.71%) VBScript
18 84 (0.65%) PL/SQL
19 82 (0.63%) Objective-C
20 62 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1371 (10.58%) Degree
2 420 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 141 (1.09%) MCSD
4 127 (0.98%) MCP
5 93 (0.72%) Security Cleared
6 92 (0.71%) MCTS
7 81 (0.62%) MCAD
8 51 (0.39%) SC Cleared
9 25 (0.19%) MCPD
10 16 (0.12%) MCSE
11 14 (0.11%) HND
12 9 (0.069%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.046%) Brainbench
13 6 (0.046%) OCP
13 6 (0.046%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (0.039%) MCITP
14 5 (0.039%) PhD
14 5 (0.039%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.023%) PMI Certification
16 2 (0.015%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (1.59%) QA
2 96 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 28 (0.22%) SLA
3 28 (0.22%) WCAG
4 23 (0.18%) WAI
5 17 (0.13%) GAMP
6 14 (0.11%) HL7
7 7 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.046%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.023%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.008%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.008%) Basel III
11 1 (0.008%) Data Quality
System Software
1 55 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.046%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.039%) Docker
5 1 (0.008%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.008%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (0.15%) MOM
4 16 (0.12%) Puppet
5 13 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (0.10%) StatsD
6 7 (0.054%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.046%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (0.031%) Plesk
9 2 (0.015%) SCOM
9 2 (0.015%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.015%) logstash
9 2 (0.015%) Graphite
9 2 (0.015%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.008%) WMI
Vendors
1 3425 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 543 (4.19%) Oracle
3 416 (3.21%) Facebook
4 339 (2.62%) Google
5 320 (2.47%) Sitecore
6 202 (1.56%) EPiServer
7 167 (1.29%) Twitter
8 164 (1.27%) Apple
9 134 (1.03%) Sony
10 133 (1.03%) Telerik
11 126 (0.97%) Yahoo!
12 82 (0.63%) Xamarin
13 67 (0.52%) SAP
14 61 (0.47%) Adobe
14 61 (0.47%) Endeca
15 51 (0.39%) DevExpress
16 48 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
17 42 (0.32%) RedPrairie
17 42 (0.32%) Rackspace
18 33 (0.25%) Ektron
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum 10% bonus + pension + life + health
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Medical care,
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-43k
Posted: Yesterday
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 48-55k
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum £30k - 45k per year + plus excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday