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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Programmer
Rank 755 609 659
Rank change year-on-year
-146 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 142 336 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 132 321 206
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 28 July 2015 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 28 July 2015. 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 -131 132 £40,000 -5.88% 9
London -46 50 £49,000 -2.00% 4
East of England +8 25 £25,000 -41.86% 1
South East -22 21 £40,000 -14.43% 2
South West -12 14 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Suffolk +10 11 £25,000 -44.44%
Ipswich -2 11 £25,000 -44.44%
Berkshire -6 10 £32,500 -18.75%
Croydon 0 9 £47,500 -9.52%
North West -26 8 £35,638 +1.82% 1
Yorkshire +5 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Essex -7 7 £25,000 -54.54% 1
Colchester - 7 £25,000 -
Scotland +8 6 £40,000 -
Reading -3 6 £45,750 +7.64%
City of London +2 5 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Gloucestershire -6 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Midlands -30 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Oxfordshire +12 4 £40,000 - 2
Slough -6 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Surrey -21 4 £27,250 -48.09%
Manchester - 4 £32,500 - 1
Somerset +16 3 £50,000 +66.66%
Cambridgeshire +6 3 £20,000 -52.94%
Edinburgh -7 3 £40,000 -
Epsom - 3 £27,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
Bath - 3 £50,000 -
Norwich - 3 £40,000 -
Lechlade - 3 £40,000 -

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

1 276 (100.00%) .NET
2 250 (90.58%) C#
3 188 (68.12%) SQL Server
4 160 (57.97%) ASP.NET
5 155 (56.16%) JavaScript
6 134 (48.55%) SQL
7 133 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
8 132 (47.83%) HTML
9 117 (42.39%) MVC
10 92 (33.33%) CSS
11 88 (31.88%) Microsoft
12 84 (30.43%) jQuery
13 80 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 77 (27.90%) Web Services
14 77 (27.90%) Software Engineering
15 76 (27.54%) TDD
16 68 (24.64%) .NET Framework
16 68 (24.64%) WCF
17 66 (23.91%) VB.NET
18 51 (18.48%) Finance
19 50 (18.12%) OO
20 42 (15.22%) Visual Studio
21 39 (14.13%) XML
21 39 (14.13%) Scrum
22 34 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
22 34 (12.32%) Windows
22 34 (12.32%) Degree
22 34 (12.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 33 (11.96%) MS Excel
23 33 (11.96%) VB

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 12 (4.35%) IIS
2 11 (3.99%) CMS
3 9 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.45%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.45%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.09%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.72%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.36%) WordPress
8 1 (0.36%) DNN
8 1 (0.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.54%) Mingle
3 6 (2.17%) MS Office
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Maximo
2 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.17%) SaaS
1 6 (2.17%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.45%) GitHub
2 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.99%) Internet
2 3 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (68.12%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.90%) Big Data
6 8 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (2.54%) Neo4j
7 7 (2.54%) RavenDB
8 5 (1.81%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.09%) EDRMS
10 3 (1.09%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.36%) OLTP
12 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 31 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.07%) TeamCity
4 13 (4.71%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.71%) NUnit
4 13 (4.71%) Subversion
5 10 (3.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (3.26%) JIRA
7 8 (2.90%) MSTest
8 5 (1.81%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.81%) Selenium
9 4 (1.45%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.45%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.09%) StyleCop
11 2 (0.72%) Moq
11 2 (0.72%) FxCop
11 2 (0.72%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.72%) Xcode
12 1 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 51 (18.48%) Finance
2 18 (6.52%) Retail
3 10 (3.62%) Marketing
4 7 (2.54%) Advertising
5 6 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.81%) Local Government
6 5 (1.81%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.45%) Banking
7 4 (1.45%) Games
7 4 (1.45%) Law
8 3 (1.09%) Publishing
8 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (100.00%) .NET
2 160 (57.97%) ASP.NET
3 132 (47.83%) HTML
4 92 (33.33%) CSS
5 84 (30.43%) jQuery
6 80 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 77 (27.90%) Web Services
8 68 (24.64%) .NET Framework
8 68 (24.64%) WCF
9 39 (14.13%) XML
10 34 (12.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 30 (10.87%) WPF
12 29 (10.51%) Entity Framework
13 27 (9.78%) AngularJS
14 24 (8.70%) HTML5
14 24 (8.70%) Silverlight
15 22 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 21 (7.61%) Ajax
17 19 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (6.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.99%) Data Structures
4 10 (3.62%) User Experience
4 10 (3.62%) Hedge funds
4 10 (3.62%) N-Tier
5 9 (3.26%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.09%) NHS
8 3 (1.09%) LIMS
8 3 (1.09%) GIS
8 3 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.09%) Social Media
9 2 (0.72%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.72%) PMI
10 1 (0.36%) EPoS
10 1 (0.36%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.36%) iPhone
10 1 (0.36%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.32%) Windows
2 13 (4.71%) Android
3 7 (2.54%) Linux
3 7 (2.54%) CentOS
4 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (42.39%) MVC
3 77 (27.90%) Software Engineering
4 76 (27.54%) TDD
5 50 (18.12%) OO
6 39 (14.13%) Scrum
7 32 (11.59%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.42%) Unit Testing
9 24 (8.70%) OOP
10 21 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (7.25%) Multithreading
11 20 (7.25%) Open Source
12 19 (6.88%) BDD
12 19 (6.88%) Mentoring
13 17 (6.16%) SDLC
13 17 (6.16%) Migration
14 16 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (5.07%) Analytics
16 13 (4.71%) OOD
17 12 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 250 (90.58%) C#
2 155 (56.16%) JavaScript
3 134 (48.55%) SQL
4 66 (23.91%) VB.NET
5 33 (11.96%) VB
6 25 (9.06%) T-SQL
7 19 (6.88%) VB6
8 13 (4.71%) Java
9 11 (3.99%) Objective-C
10 8 (2.90%) VBScript
10 8 (2.90%) VBA
11 7 (2.54%) Python
11 7 (2.54%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.81%) Ruby
13 4 (1.45%) C++
13 4 (1.45%) Delphi
14 3 (1.09%) C
14 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.36%) PHP
15 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 34 (12.32%) Degree
2 7 (2.54%) MCSD
2 7 (2.54%) MCSE
2 7 (2.54%) MCTS
3 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.72%) HNC
4 2 (0.72%) HND
5 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.45%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (1.81%) Puppet
3 4 (1.45%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 88 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.90%) Oracle
3 6 (2.17%) EPiServer
3 6 (2.17%) Google
4 4 (1.45%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.45%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.09%) ESRI
5 3 (1.09%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.36%) SAP
6 1 (0.36%) CODA
6 1 (0.36%) IBM
6 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.36%) Telerik
6 1 (0.36%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.36%) Tableau
6 1 (0.36%) PayPal
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