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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Programmer
Rank 759 565 693
Rank change year-on-year
-194 +128
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 136 373 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.34% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 122 361 203
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
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 £27,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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 -197 133 £40,000 -5.88% 14
London -65 56 £48,000 -10.69% 6
South East -38 36 £40,000 -5.88% 4
City of London +17 22 £45,000 - 1
East of England +4 17 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Berkshire +7 16 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Reading -1 11 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Hampshire -3 9 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -35 9 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Docklands, London +6 7 - -
North West -6 6 £40,000 +33.33%
South West -15 6 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Essex - 6 £55,000 -
Cheshire +4 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Hertfordshire -5 5 £27,000 -22.85%
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £42,500 -
Staffordshire -14 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
St Albans - 4 £27,000 -
Wilmslow - 4 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +9 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Aylesbury +5 3 £42,500 +18.05%
West Yorkshire +4 3 £36,000 +30.90% 1
Norfolk +1 3 £29,000 -35.55%
Worcestershire -4 3 £35,000 -
Worcester -9 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -16 3 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Brighton -22 3 £40,000 +23.07%
East Sussex -26 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Dorset - 3 £37,500 -
Bournemouth - 3 £37,500 -

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 318 (100.00%) .NET
2 286 (89.94%) C#
3 235 (73.90%) ASP.NET
4 175 (55.03%) SQL Server
5 166 (52.20%) MVC
6 146 (45.91%) JavaScript
7 135 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (39.31%) SQL
9 123 (38.68%) HTML
10 113 (35.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 108 (33.96%) CSS
12 94 (29.56%) Software Engineering
13 92 (28.93%) jQuery
14 89 (27.99%) .NET Framework
15 85 (26.73%) Web Services
16 80 (25.16%) Finance
17 79 (24.84%) TDD
18 78 (24.53%) Microsoft
19 61 (19.18%) SQL Server 2008
20 60 (18.87%) Scrum
21 58 (18.24%) Visual Studio
22 51 (16.04%) WCF
23 49 (15.41%) VB.NET
24 45 (14.15%) Unit Testing
24 45 (14.15%) HTML5
25 44 (13.84%) Windows
26 43 (13.52%) MS Excel
26 43 (13.52%) Degree
27 42 (13.21%) OO
28 41 (12.89%) Entity Framework

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 17 (5.35%) NServiceBus
2 14 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.57%) IIS
4 4 (1.26%) CMS
4 4 (1.26%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.26%) WordPress
5 3 (0.94%) Orchard CMS
6 2 (0.63%) Node.js
6 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.09%) Mingle
3 8 (2.52%) MS Office
4 6 (1.89%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (55.03%) SQL Server
2 61 (19.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (4.09%) RavenDB
5 13 (4.09%) Neo4j
6 12 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.57%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.94%) MySQL
12 2 (0.63%) OLTP
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.63%) Big Data
13 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.31%) QlikView
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 58 (18.24%) Visual Studio
2 40 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (6.92%) NUnit
3 22 (6.92%) Subversion
4 19 (5.97%) Git (software)
5 17 (5.35%) SpecFlow
6 16 (5.03%) Selenium
7 14 (4.40%) TeamCity
8 13 (4.09%) MSTest
8 13 (4.09%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (3.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.26%) JIRA
12 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.31%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (0.31%) Moq
13 1 (0.31%) QUnit
13 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.31%) Xcode
General
1 80 (25.16%) Finance
2 20 (6.29%) Retail
3 18 (5.66%) Advertising
4 8 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (2.52%) Marketing
5 4 (1.26%) Games
5 4 (1.26%) Local Government
6 3 (0.94%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Front Office
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (100.00%) .NET
2 235 (73.90%) ASP.NET
3 123 (38.68%) HTML
4 113 (35.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 108 (33.96%) CSS
6 92 (28.93%) jQuery
7 89 (27.99%) .NET Framework
8 85 (26.73%) Web Services
9 51 (16.04%) WCF
10 45 (14.15%) HTML5
11 41 (12.89%) Entity Framework
12 40 (12.58%) AngularJS
13 39 (12.26%) XML
14 29 (9.12%) Silverlight
15 28 (8.81%) Ajax
15 28 (8.81%) NHibernate
16 27 (8.49%) CSS3
17 24 (7.55%) JSON
18 22 (6.92%) WPF
19 21 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.97%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.35%) Hedge funds
4 15 (4.72%) Equities
4 15 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.72%) Derivative
5 14 (4.40%) Social Media
6 5 (1.57%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.94%) Open Source
8 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.63%) Life Science
8 2 (0.63%) NHS
8 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.31%) User Experience
9 1 (0.31%) LIMS
9 1 (0.31%) BBC
9 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.84%) Windows
2 22 (6.92%) Android
3 8 (2.52%) CentOS
3 8 (2.52%) Linux
4 4 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (52.20%) MVC
2 135 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (29.56%) Software Engineering
4 79 (24.84%) TDD
5 60 (18.87%) Scrum
6 45 (14.15%) Unit Testing
7 42 (13.21%) OO
8 31 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (8.18%) BDD
10 25 (7.86%) Mentoring
11 23 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (6.92%) OOP
13 20 (6.29%) E-Commerce
14 19 (5.97%) CQRS
15 18 (5.66%) Release Management
16 17 (5.35%) Web Application Development
16 17 (5.35%) OOD
17 16 (5.03%) UML
18 15 (4.72%) Electronic Trading
19 14 (4.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 286 (89.94%) C#
2 146 (45.91%) JavaScript
3 125 (39.31%) SQL
4 49 (15.41%) VB.NET
5 29 (9.12%) T-SQL
6 23 (7.23%) VB
7 15 (4.72%) Java
8 13 (4.09%) PowerShell
9 10 (3.14%) VB6
10 6 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.89%) C
10 6 (1.89%) VBScript
11 3 (0.94%) PHP
11 3 (0.94%) Ruby
11 3 (0.94%) VBA
11 3 (0.94%) Python
11 3 (0.94%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.31%) XPath
12 1 (0.31%) C++
12 1 (0.31%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (13.52%) Degree
2 17 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.52%) MCTS
3 8 (2.52%) MCSD
3 8 (2.52%) MCSE
4 2 (0.63%) PhD
5 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.09%) Oracle
3 7 (2.20%) Cognos
4 5 (1.57%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.63%) Red Gate
5 2 (0.63%) Twitter
5 2 (0.63%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.31%) DevExpress
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TRG
Salary: 65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £45-55k+
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
TRG
Salary: 60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 80000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Control 2K Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago