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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 673 705 561
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -144
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 228 177 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 220 166 341
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 October 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 October 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 +34 201 £40,000 - 13
London +36 84 £50,000 +17.64% 7
South East -9 31 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Scotland +9 25 £46,000 +15.72%
Edinburgh 0 23 £47,500 +19.49%
West Midlands -9 23 £35,000 -1.40% 2
City of London +27 19 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Midlands +12 18 £35,000 -4.10%
North West -8 18 £40,000 +23.07%
East of England -8 18 £35,000 -
Cheshire -2 16 £40,000 +12.67%
South West -19 13 £45,000 +20.00%
Wilmslow - 13 £40,000 -
Berkshire +3 12 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Staffordshire -1 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Oxfordshire +22 8 £40,000 -27.27%
Surrey +1 8 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Hertfordshire -12 8 £23,500 -60.83%
Oxford - 8 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £40,000 +10.34%
Burton-upon-Trent +4 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Wiltshire -6 6 £45,500 +13.75%
Northamptonshire -19 6 £34,293 -
St Albans - 6 £23,500 -
Leicestershire +16 5 £35,000 +1.44%
Reading +4 5 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Swindon +2 5 £45,500 +13.75%
Derbyshire - 5 £38,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £40,000 -
Derby - 5 £38,000 -

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 564 (100.00%) .NET
2 508 (90.07%) C#
3 442 (78.37%) ASP.NET
4 332 (58.87%) SQL Server
5 288 (51.06%) MVC
6 268 (47.52%) JavaScript
7 267 (47.34%) SQL
8 252 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
9 237 (42.02%) HTML
10 201 (35.64%) jQuery
11 193 (34.22%) CSS
12 191 (33.87%) Software Engineering
13 182 (32.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 174 (30.85%) Microsoft
15 146 (25.89%) Finance
16 142 (25.18%) TDD
17 138 (24.47%) .NET Framework
18 132 (23.40%) WCF
19 124 (21.99%) Web Services
20 105 (18.62%) HTML5
21 102 (18.09%) SQL Server 2008
22 94 (16.67%) Visual Studio
22 94 (16.67%) MS Excel
23 93 (16.49%) VB.NET
24 90 (15.96%) Degree
25 87 (15.43%) Scrum
26 84 (14.89%) Windows
27 74 (13.12%) OO
28 73 (12.94%) T-SQL
29 66 (11.70%) Unit Testing

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 34 (6.03%) NServiceBus
3 22 (3.90%) CMS
4 20 (3.55%) IIS
5 11 (1.95%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (1.24%) Node.js
9 6 (1.06%) Kentico
9 6 (1.06%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.89%) Sitefinity
10 5 (0.89%) Orchard CMS
11 4 (0.71%) MediaWiki
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.66%) MS Office
3 13 (2.30%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (0.35%) Broadband
2 2 (0.35%) Intranet
2 2 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.18%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (58.87%) SQL Server
2 102 (18.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (7.80%) Relational Database
4 39 (6.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 35 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (5.85%) RDBMS
7 27 (4.79%) Crystal Reports
8 22 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (3.01%) SQL Server 2000
10 17 (3.01%) RavenDB
10 17 (3.01%) Neo4j
11 8 (1.42%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.24%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.24%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.06%) QlikView
13 6 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 94 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 64 (11.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (7.27%) Subversion
4 32 (5.67%) SpecFlow
5 27 (4.79%) Git (software)
5 27 (4.79%) NUnit
6 24 (4.26%) TeamCity
7 19 (3.37%) Selenium
7 19 (3.37%) MSTest
8 13 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.71%) Moq
11 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.35%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.35%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Blend
13 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
General
1 146 (25.89%) Finance
2 37 (6.56%) Retail
3 21 (3.72%) Advertising
4 18 (3.19%) Banking
5 16 (2.84%) Marketing
5 16 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.77%) Front Office
7 8 (1.42%) Publishing
7 8 (1.42%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.71%) Games
9 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 564 (100.00%) .NET
2 442 (78.37%) ASP.NET
3 237 (42.02%) HTML
4 201 (35.64%) jQuery
5 193 (34.22%) CSS
6 182 (32.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 138 (24.47%) .NET Framework
8 132 (23.40%) WCF
9 124 (21.99%) Web Services
10 105 (18.62%) HTML5
11 64 (11.35%) AngularJS
12 63 (11.17%) LINQ
13 62 (10.99%) CSS3
14 60 (10.64%) XML
15 59 (10.46%) Ajax
15 59 (10.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 51 (9.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 51 (9.04%) WPF
17 45 (7.98%) NHibernate
18 37 (6.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 27 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.26%) Derivative
4 23 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
5 18 (3.19%) FMCG
6 16 (2.84%) Open Source
7 15 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.48%) Fixed Income
9 13 (2.30%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.95%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.77%) RIA
12 9 (1.60%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.60%) Equities
12 9 (1.60%) Spread Betting
13 8 (1.42%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.06%) Economics
14 6 (1.06%) Statistics
14 6 (1.06%) Data Extraction
14 6 (1.06%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 84 (14.89%) Windows
2 34 (6.03%) Android
3 17 (3.01%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.13%) Linux
5 7 (1.24%) CentOS
6 5 (0.89%) UNIX
7 4 (0.71%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (51.06%) MVC
2 252 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (33.87%) Software Engineering
4 142 (25.18%) TDD
5 87 (15.43%) Scrum
6 74 (13.12%) OO
7 66 (11.70%) Unit Testing
8 47 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (8.33%) OOP
9 40 (7.09%) E-Commerce
10 39 (6.91%) Web Development
11 28 (4.96%) ERP
12 25 (4.43%) SOA
12 25 (4.43%) MVVM
13 23 (4.08%) BDD
14 20 (3.55%) Dependency Injection
14 20 (3.55%) Release Management
15 19 (3.37%) Mentoring
16 18 (3.19%) CQRS
17 16 (2.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 508 (90.07%) C#
2 268 (47.52%) JavaScript
3 267 (47.34%) SQL
4 93 (16.49%) VB.NET
5 73 (12.94%) T-SQL
6 27 (4.79%) C++
7 19 (3.37%) VB
8 18 (3.19%) Java
9 14 (2.48%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.24%) PHP
10 7 (1.24%) Python
10 7 (1.24%) VB6
11 6 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.89%) Perl
12 5 (0.89%) Ruby
12 5 (0.89%) F#
13 4 (0.71%) Groovy
13 4 (0.71%) VBScript
14 3 (0.53%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 90 (15.96%) Degree
2 29 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.60%) MCTS
4 9 (1.60%) MCSD
5 7 (1.24%) MCSE
6 4 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.53%) MCP
7 3 (0.53%) PhD
8 2 (0.35%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.06%) GAMP
2 4 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (1.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 174 (30.85%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.91%) Oracle
3 16 (2.84%) Twitter
4 11 (1.95%) Sitecore
5 9 (1.60%) Telerik
6 6 (1.06%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.71%) Remedy
8 3 (0.53%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.35%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.35%) IBM
9 2 (0.35%) Apple
10 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.18%) Xamarin
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