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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 718 682 556
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -126
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 193 213 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 182 198 357
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 £27,000
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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -53 176 £40,000 - 18
London +10 77 £53,750 +19.44% 6
South East -21 28 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands +6 24 £35,000 -4.76% 1
Scotland +7 17 £47,500 +18.75%
Edinburgh -4 17 £47,500 +18.75%
City of London +17 15 £37,000 -17.77% 2
East of England -10 15 £26,500 -24.28% 3
South West -12 14 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Surrey -5 9 £40,000 - 1
North West -8 9 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Staffordshire +4 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Wilmslow - 8 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Swindon -3 6 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Wiltshire -9 6 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Hampshire -12 6 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -14 6 £23,500 -60.83%
St Albans - 6 £23,500 -
East Midlands +8 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Oxfordshire +7 5 £40,000 -13.51%
Berkshire +5 5 £40,000 +10.34%
Brighton +5 5 £47,500 +97.91% 1
East Sussex +2 5 £47,500 +97.91% 1
Dorset -10 5 £47,000 +42.42%
Guildford - 5 £60,000 - 1
Oxford - 5 £40,000 -
Worcestershire +10 4 £35,000 +55.55%
Reading +5 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Worcester +4 4 £35,000 +55.55%

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 507 (100.00%) .NET
2 448 (88.36%) C#
3 386 (76.13%) ASP.NET
4 281 (55.42%) SQL Server
5 257 (50.69%) MVC
6 229 (45.17%) SQL
7 227 (44.77%) JavaScript
8 226 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
9 199 (39.25%) HTML
10 175 (34.52%) jQuery
11 169 (33.33%) CSS
12 163 (32.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 162 (31.95%) Software Engineering
14 151 (29.78%) Microsoft
15 129 (25.44%) Finance
15 129 (25.44%) .NET Framework
16 118 (23.27%) WCF
17 117 (23.08%) TDD
18 108 (21.30%) Web Services
19 93 (18.34%) SQL Server 2008
20 92 (18.15%) Visual Studio
21 82 (16.17%) VB.NET
21 82 (16.17%) HTML5
22 80 (15.78%) Windows
22 80 (15.78%) MS Excel
23 77 (15.19%) Scrum
23 77 (15.19%) Degree
24 66 (13.02%) T-SQL
25 65 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
26 64 (12.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 38 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 30 (5.92%) NServiceBus
3 16 (3.16%) IIS
4 12 (2.37%) CMS
5 7 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.18%) Kentico
7 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.79%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.59%) Node.js
9 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.20%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 80 (15.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.96%) MS Office
3 13 (2.56%) Mingle
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.34%) Internet
2 2 (0.39%) Intranet
2 2 (0.39%) Firewall
3 1 (0.20%) Broadband
3 1 (0.20%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (55.42%) SQL Server
2 93 (18.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 38 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 34 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (5.72%) RDBMS
7 26 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
8 17 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (3.16%) SQL Server 2000
9 16 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.56%) RavenDB
10 13 (2.56%) Neo4j
11 7 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.18%) QlikView
12 6 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.18%) DTS
12 6 (1.18%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 92 (18.15%) Visual Studio
2 65 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (7.69%) Subversion
4 33 (6.51%) SpecFlow
5 22 (4.34%) TeamCity
5 22 (4.34%) Git (software)
6 20 (3.94%) NUnit
7 19 (3.75%) Selenium
8 13 (2.56%) MSTest
8 13 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.39%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.39%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Blend
12 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.20%) QUnit
General
1 129 (25.44%) Finance
2 32 (6.31%) Retail
3 23 (4.54%) Advertising
4 16 (3.16%) Banking
5 14 (2.76%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.97%) Front Office
7 9 (1.78%) Marketing
8 8 (1.58%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.99%) Games
11 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
11 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (100.00%) .NET
2 386 (76.13%) ASP.NET
3 199 (39.25%) HTML
4 175 (34.52%) jQuery
5 169 (33.33%) CSS
6 163 (32.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 129 (25.44%) .NET Framework
8 118 (23.27%) WCF
9 108 (21.30%) Web Services
10 82 (16.17%) HTML5
11 64 (12.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 56 (11.05%) AngularJS
13 50 (9.86%) CSS3
14 49 (9.66%) WPF
14 49 (9.66%) XML
15 47 (9.27%) NHibernate
15 47 (9.27%) LINQ
16 41 (8.09%) Ajax
17 36 (7.10%) Silverlight
17 36 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.52%) Derivative
2 27 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.35%) Hedge funds
6 14 (2.76%) FMCG
6 14 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.76%) Fixed Income
6 14 (2.76%) Equities
7 10 (1.97%) RIA
7 10 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.78%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.58%) Open Source
9 8 (1.58%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.58%) Spread Betting
10 6 (1.18%) Data Extraction
10 6 (1.18%) Equity Risk
11 5 (0.99%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.99%) NHS
12 4 (0.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 80 (15.78%) Windows
2 28 (5.52%) Android
3 13 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.58%) Linux
5 7 (1.38%) CentOS
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.20%) UNIX
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (50.69%) MVC
2 226 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (31.95%) Software Engineering
4 117 (23.08%) TDD
5 77 (15.19%) Scrum
6 61 (12.03%) OO
7 57 (11.24%) Unit Testing
8 42 (8.28%) OOP
9 40 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (4.73%) E-Commerce
11 23 (4.54%) Web Development
12 22 (4.34%) BDD
13 21 (4.14%) Release Management
13 21 (4.14%) ERP
14 20 (3.94%) Mentoring
15 19 (3.75%) CQRS
16 17 (3.35%) SOA
17 16 (3.16%) MVVM
18 14 (2.76%) Web Application Development
18 14 (2.76%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 448 (88.36%) C#
2 229 (45.17%) SQL
3 227 (44.77%) JavaScript
4 82 (16.17%) VB.NET
5 66 (13.02%) T-SQL
6 23 (4.54%) C++
7 20 (3.94%) VB
8 13 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.97%) VB6
10 9 (1.78%) Java
10 9 (1.78%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.38%) VBScript
12 4 (0.79%) Groovy
13 3 (0.59%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.39%) PHP
15 1 (0.20%) Ruby
15 1 (0.20%) Python
15 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.20%) XAML
15 1 (0.20%) RPG
Qualifications
1 77 (15.19%) Degree
2 26 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.78%) MCTS
3 9 (1.78%) MCSD
4 7 (1.38%) MCSE
4 7 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.59%) PhD
7 2 (0.39%) MCPD
8 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.18%) GAMP
2 1 (0.20%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (1.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 151 (29.78%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.11%) Oracle
3 15 (2.96%) Twitter
4 9 (1.78%) Telerik
5 7 (1.38%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.59%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.39%) IBM
8 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.20%) Remedy
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £46000 - £50000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Salary depending on experience, project incentives, company pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
TRG
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
TRG
Salary: 50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
TRG
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum £Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £35001 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London
TRG
Salary: 40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 27 days ago