The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 703 647 589
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 179 235 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 170 219 311
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Programmer
Salary Trend

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

.NET Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

.NET Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Programmer over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

.NET Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Programmer
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 Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
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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 -48 169 £40,000 - 11
London -32 66 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South East -16 34 £40,000 - 4
West Midlands -7 22 £35,000 -2.77%
City of London 0 15 £37,000 -17.77% 1
North West -5 14 £40,000 +9.58% 3
Surrey +4 11 £40,000 - 1
South West -23 11 £45,500 +13.75%
Scotland +15 10 £47,500 +20.25%
Berkshire +4 10 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Edinburgh +4 10 £47,500 +20.25%
East of England -19 10 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 10 £40,000 - 3
Reading +4 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Leeds -5 9 £32,500 +3.17%
West Yorkshire -7 9 £32,500 +3.17%
Yorkshire -28 9 £32,500 -9.72%
Wilmslow - 9 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire -18 7 £40,000 - 2
East Sussex -3 6 £41,250 +19.56%
Brighton -3 6 £41,250 +19.56%
Swindon -5 6 £45,500 +7.05%
Wiltshire -15 6 £45,500 +7.05%
Worcestershire +14 5 £35,000 +55.55%
Staffordshire +5 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Worcester -1 5 £35,000 +55.55%
Birmingham -12 5 £22,000 -48.23%
Guildford - 5 £60,000 -
Bournemouth -6 4 £47,000 +17.50%
Dorset -13 4 £47,000 +17.50%

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 440 (100.00%) .NET
2 389 (88.41%) C#
3 331 (75.23%) ASP.NET
4 234 (53.18%) SQL Server
5 232 (52.73%) MVC
6 192 (43.64%) JavaScript
7 189 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
8 182 (41.36%) SQL
9 171 (38.86%) HTML
10 162 (36.82%) jQuery
11 150 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 141 (32.05%) CSS
13 135 (30.68%) Microsoft
14 129 (29.32%) Software Engineering
15 121 (27.50%) Finance
16 105 (23.86%) TDD
17 104 (23.64%) .NET Framework
18 100 (22.73%) WCF
19 97 (22.05%) Web Services
20 90 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
21 89 (20.23%) Visual Studio
22 78 (17.73%) HTML5
23 74 (16.82%) MS Excel
24 71 (16.14%) Windows
25 68 (15.45%) Scrum
26 66 (15.00%) VB.NET
27 65 (14.77%) Degree
28 62 (14.09%) Team Foundation Server
29 60 (13.64%) AngularJS
30 58 (13.18%) T-SQL

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (7.50%) NServiceBus
2 29 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.27%) IIS
4 7 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.36%) CMS
6 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.68%) Kentico
7 2 (0.45%) Node.js
7 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.23%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.23%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 74 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.86%) MS Office
3 11 (2.50%) Mingle
4 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Office 365
3 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) Firewall
2 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (53.18%) SQL Server
2 90 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (5.91%) Relational Database
6 21 (4.77%) Crystal Reports
7 20 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 14 (3.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 14 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (2.50%) RavenDB
10 11 (2.50%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.36%) QlikView
11 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.36%) DTS
12 5 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 89 (20.23%) Visual Studio
2 62 (14.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (8.18%) SpecFlow
4 33 (7.50%) Subversion
5 22 (5.00%) Selenium
6 18 (4.09%) Git (software)
7 15 (3.41%) NUnit
7 15 (3.41%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 11 (2.50%) MSTest
8 11 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.45%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.23%) QUnit
General
1 121 (27.50%) Finance
2 30 (6.82%) Retail
3 21 (4.77%) Advertising
4 14 (3.18%) Banking
5 11 (2.50%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.27%) Front Office
7 9 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.91%) Games
10 4 (0.91%) Marketing
11 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (100.00%) .NET
2 331 (75.23%) ASP.NET
3 171 (38.86%) HTML
4 162 (36.82%) jQuery
5 150 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 141 (32.05%) CSS
7 104 (23.64%) .NET Framework
8 100 (22.73%) WCF
9 97 (22.05%) Web Services
10 78 (17.73%) HTML5
11 60 (13.64%) AngularJS
12 50 (11.36%) NHibernate
13 49 (11.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 47 (10.68%) CSS3
15 43 (9.77%) XML
16 41 (9.32%) WPF
17 36 (8.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (7.95%) Castle Windsor
19 33 (7.50%) LINQ
20 32 (7.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.59%) Derivative
2 27 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.77%) Hedge funds
6 18 (4.09%) Equities
7 16 (3.64%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.73%) Fixed Income
8 12 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.27%) RIA
10 9 (2.05%) FMCG
11 8 (1.82%) Open Source
11 8 (1.82%) Spread Betting
12 6 (1.36%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.36%) Data Extraction
13 5 (1.14%) Social Media
14 4 (0.91%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.91%) Life Science
15 3 (0.68%) Physics
15 3 (0.68%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 71 (16.14%) Windows
2 30 (6.82%) Android
3 12 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.14%) CentOS
4 5 (1.14%) Linux
5 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (52.73%) MVC
2 189 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (29.32%) Software Engineering
4 105 (23.86%) TDD
5 68 (15.45%) Scrum
6 49 (11.14%) OO
7 47 (10.68%) Unit Testing
8 40 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (6.36%) OOP
10 24 (5.45%) Mentoring
11 23 (5.23%) E-Commerce
12 21 (4.77%) Release Management
13 19 (4.32%) BDD
14 18 (4.09%) Electronic Trading
15 17 (3.86%) CQRS
16 16 (3.64%) Web Development
17 15 (3.41%) SOA
18 14 (3.18%) MVVM
19 13 (2.95%) Web Application Development
19 13 (2.95%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 389 (88.41%) C#
2 192 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 182 (41.36%) SQL
4 66 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 58 (13.18%) T-SQL
6 20 (4.55%) VB
7 14 (3.18%) C++
8 12 (2.73%) VB6
9 11 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.82%) Java
12 7 (1.59%) VBScript
13 4 (0.91%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.68%) C
15 2 (0.45%) PHP
15 2 (0.45%) Ruby
15 2 (0.45%) Groovy
16 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (14.77%) Degree
2 22 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.59%) MCSD
4 6 (1.36%) MCTS
5 5 (1.14%) MCSE
6 4 (0.91%) PhD
7 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.45%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.36%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 5 (1.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 135 (30.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.45%) Oracle
3 14 (3.18%) Twitter
4 9 (2.05%) Telerik
5 3 (0.68%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.68%) Cognos
5 3 (0.68%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.23%) IBM
Egham, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £46000 - £50000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 30000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Ealing, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago