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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 642 705 605
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -100
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 266 173 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 260 165 286
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

.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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +88 238 £40,000 +3.89% 13
London +26 88 £50,000 +25.00% 5
South East +1 43 £40,000 -1.23% 2
East Midlands +13 32 £35,000 +12.90% 2
East of England +12 26 £41,250 +3.12% 2
North West +4 25 £39,500 +19.69%
Scotland -7 25 £40,000 +1.26% 3
Cheshire +7 22 £40,000 +23.07%
Edinburgh -4 21 £40,000 +0.62% 3
City of London +9 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Midlands -2 19 £35,000 -4.76% 2
Berkshire +8 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Leicestershire +13 13 £35,000 -4.10%
Staffordshire +1 13 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridgeshire +5 12 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Wilmslow - 12 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +19 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Oxford - 11 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -1 10 £60,000 -
Cambridge +8 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Surrey -11 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Derby - 8 £38,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 8 £38,000 - 2
South West -32 7 £37,000 +19.35%
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £40,000 -
Brighton -19 6 £45,000 +38.46%
East Sussex -20 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Hitchin - 6 £60,000 -
Lincolnshire +9 5 £37,500 +20.96%
Maidenhead - 5 £40,000 -

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 631 (100.00%) .NET
2 582 (92.23%) C#
3 489 (77.50%) ASP.NET
4 385 (61.01%) SQL Server
5 324 (51.35%) MVC
6 298 (47.23%) JavaScript
7 296 (46.91%) SQL
8 275 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
9 254 (40.25%) HTML
10 232 (36.77%) Software Engineering
11 211 (33.44%) CSS
12 207 (32.81%) jQuery
13 202 (32.01%) Microsoft
14 185 (29.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 159 (25.20%) TDD
16 155 (24.56%) Finance
17 152 (24.09%) WCF
18 136 (21.55%) .NET Framework
19 118 (18.70%) Web Services
20 112 (17.75%) Degree
21 109 (17.27%) Scrum
22 107 (16.96%) MS Excel
23 106 (16.80%) HTML5
24 100 (15.85%) VB.NET
25 99 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
26 98 (15.53%) Windows
27 94 (14.90%) OO
27 94 (14.90%) Visual Studio
28 79 (12.52%) T-SQL
29 68 (10.78%) Ajax

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 47 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.60%) NServiceBus
3 28 (4.44%) CMS
4 20 (3.17%) IIS
5 13 (2.06%) Umbraco
6 11 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (1.11%) Kentico
9 6 (0.95%) Node.js
9 6 (0.95%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.79%) Orchard CMS
10 5 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.79%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.63%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 107 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.22%) MS Office
3 11 (1.74%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 15 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.16%) GitHub
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.16%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.44%) Internet
2 3 (0.48%) Broadband
3 2 (0.32%) Intranet
3 2 (0.32%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) LDAP
4 1 (0.16%) PBX
4 1 (0.16%) VoIP
4 1 (0.16%) SMTP
4 1 (0.16%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) SNMP
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) VPN
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) IPsec
4 1 (0.16%) RFID
4 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (61.01%) SQL Server
2 99 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (7.92%) Relational Database
4 45 (7.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 41 (6.50%) RDBMS
5 41 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (3.65%) Crystal Reports
8 22 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 16 (2.54%) Neo4j
11 15 (2.38%) RavenDB
12 10 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.43%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.27%) MongoDB
15 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 94 (14.90%) Visual Studio
2 62 (9.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (6.02%) Subversion
4 30 (4.75%) NUnit
5 27 (4.28%) SpecFlow
6 25 (3.96%) Git (software)
7 22 (3.49%) TeamCity
8 17 (2.69%) MSTest
9 16 (2.54%) Selenium
10 11 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.63%) Moq
13 3 (0.48%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.32%) WiX
15 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
15 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 1 (0.16%) PostSharp
15 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
15 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 155 (24.56%) Finance
2 33 (5.23%) Retail
3 25 (3.96%) Marketing
4 21 (3.33%) Banking
5 18 (2.85%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.69%) Advertising
7 10 (1.58%) Front Office
8 8 (1.27%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.27%) Publishing
9 6 (0.95%) Games
10 4 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 631 (100.00%) .NET
2 489 (77.50%) ASP.NET
3 254 (40.25%) HTML
4 211 (33.44%) CSS
5 207 (32.81%) jQuery
6 185 (29.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 152 (24.09%) WCF
8 136 (21.55%) .NET Framework
9 118 (18.70%) Web Services
10 106 (16.80%) HTML5
11 68 (10.78%) Ajax
12 66 (10.46%) LINQ
12 66 (10.46%) WPF
13 65 (10.30%) XML
14 63 (9.98%) CSS3
14 63 (9.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 61 (9.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 59 (9.35%) AngularJS
17 36 (5.71%) NHibernate
18 35 (5.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 36 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.28%) Inversion of Control
4 26 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (3.49%) Derivative
6 20 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (2.85%) FMCG
8 17 (2.69%) Mathematics
9 16 (2.54%) Open Source
10 14 (2.22%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.74%) Spread Betting
11 11 (1.74%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.58%) RIA
12 10 (1.58%) Statistics
12 10 (1.58%) Economics
12 10 (1.58%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.11%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.95%) Equity Risk
14 6 (0.95%) User Experience
14 6 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 98 (15.53%) Windows
2 31 (4.91%) Android
3 18 (2.85%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.90%) Linux
5 7 (1.11%) CentOS
6 5 (0.79%) UNIX
7 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (51.35%) MVC
2 275 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
3 232 (36.77%) Software Engineering
4 159 (25.20%) TDD
5 109 (17.27%) Scrum
6 94 (14.90%) OO
7 62 (9.83%) Unit Testing
8 54 (8.56%) OOP
9 49 (7.77%) Web Development
10 46 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (6.81%) E-Commerce
12 27 (4.28%) ERP
12 27 (4.28%) SOA
12 27 (4.28%) Mentoring
13 26 (4.12%) MVVM
14 22 (3.49%) Workflow
15 21 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
16 19 (3.01%) BDD
17 18 (2.85%) Kanban
18 17 (2.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 582 (92.23%) C#
2 298 (47.23%) JavaScript
3 296 (46.91%) SQL
4 100 (15.85%) VB.NET
5 79 (12.52%) T-SQL
6 33 (5.23%) C++
7 28 (4.44%) Java
8 16 (2.54%) VB
9 12 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.27%) F#
10 8 (1.27%) Groovy
10 8 (1.27%) PHP
11 7 (1.11%) Python
12 5 (0.79%) Perl
12 5 (0.79%) Ruby
13 4 (0.63%) VB6
13 4 (0.63%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.48%) VBA
14 3 (0.48%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 112 (17.75%) Degree
2 33 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.58%) MCSD
5 9 (1.43%) MCTS
6 8 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.11%) MCSE
8 4 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.63%) MCP
9 3 (0.48%) PhD
10 2 (0.32%) MCPD
11 1 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.95%) GAMP
2 5 (0.79%) SLA
3 3 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 202 (32.01%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.50%) Oracle
3 13 (2.06%) Twitter
4 12 (1.90%) Sitecore
5 9 (1.43%) Telerik
6 6 (0.95%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.79%) Remedy
8 3 (0.48%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.48%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.48%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.32%) IBM
9 2 (0.32%) Apple
10 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.16%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.16%) VMware
10 1 (0.16%) Google
10 1 (0.16%) Facebook
10 1 (0.16%) Ektron
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