The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 716 660 702
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 178 217 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 173 192 179
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

.NET Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK.

.NET Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

.NET Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -64 169 £40,000 +6.66% 14
South East -36 45 £43,750 +9.37% 5
London -3 40 £52,500 +10.52% 2
North West -20 23 £35,000 +5.26% 4
East of England -10 20 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -13 19 £34,000 +9.67% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 17 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cambridge +9 17 £42,500 +6.25%
West Sussex - 17 £35,000 - 2
Horsham - 15 £35,000 - 1
Staffordshire -10 13 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Manchester -11 13 £39,500 +35.04% 2
East Midlands -4 12 £37,500 +22.95%
Oxfordshire +7 11 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -41 11 £40,000 -
Surrey -11 10 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Cheshire -3 9 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Guildford +11 8 £52,500 +26.50%
Scotland -8 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Leeds -34 7 £40,000 +6.66%
West Yorkshire -42 7 £40,000 -
Derby - 7 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 7 £32,500 -
Oxford +6 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Stafford - 6 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +1 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Reigate - 5 £52,500 -
Aberdeen +14 4 £40,000 -11.11%
City of London -1 4 £37,500 +1.35%
Hampshire -16 4 £37,500 -16.66% 1

.NET Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 459 (100.00%) .NET
2 455 (99.13%) Software Engineering
3 433 (94.34%) C#
4 276 (60.13%) ASP.NET
5 265 (57.73%) SQL Server
6 229 (49.89%) SQL
7 185 (40.31%) MVC
8 156 (33.99%) JavaScript
9 148 (32.24%) WCF
10 147 (32.03%) HTML
11 135 (29.41%) Finance
11 135 (29.41%) Scrum
11 135 (29.41%) .NET Framework
12 133 (28.98%) TDD
13 129 (28.10%) CSS
14 107 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
15 100 (21.79%) Web Services
16 99 (21.57%) Microsoft
17 97 (21.13%) jQuery
18 87 (18.95%) WPF
19 85 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
20 84 (18.30%) MS Excel
21 72 (15.69%) Visual Studio
22 67 (14.60%) Degree
23 66 (14.38%) Java
24 65 (14.16%) XML
24 65 (14.16%) Windows
25 60 (13.07%) C++
26 56 (12.20%) WinForms
27 53 (11.55%) Computer Science

.NET Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (5.66%) CMS
2 14 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.05%) IIS
3 9 (1.96%) Umbraco
4 7 (1.53%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.31%) NServiceBus
5 6 (1.31%) Orchard CMS
5 6 (1.31%) Sitefinity
5 6 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.65%) Zimbra
7 3 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.65%) GroupWise
8 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 84 (18.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.49%) SaaS
2 12 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.09%) GitHub
6 3 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.92%) Internet
2 10 (2.18%) Firewall
2 10 (2.18%) SMTP
2 10 (2.18%) DNS
3 4 (0.87%) HTTP
4 2 (0.44%) Intranet
4 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.44%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (57.73%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (4.36%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 16 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (2.61%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.96%) RavenDB
9 9 (1.96%) Big Data
10 8 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.31%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.31%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.44%) MySQL
15 1 (0.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 72 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 30 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.23%) NUnit
4 10 (2.18%) JMeter
5 9 (1.96%) MSTest
6 8 (1.74%) Moq
6 8 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.44%) Subversion
10 1 (0.22%) JIRA
10 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.22%) Selenium
10 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.22%) NuGet
10 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 135 (29.41%) Finance
2 15 (3.27%) Banking
3 14 (3.05%) Games
4 10 (2.18%) Marketing
5 9 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 9 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.53%) Back Office
7 6 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.09%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (100.00%) .NET
2 276 (60.13%) ASP.NET
3 148 (32.24%) WCF
4 147 (32.03%) HTML
5 135 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 129 (28.10%) CSS
7 100 (21.79%) Web Services
8 97 (21.13%) jQuery
9 87 (18.95%) WPF
10 85 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 65 (14.16%) XML
12 56 (12.20%) WinForms
13 52 (11.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 50 (10.89%) HTML5
15 47 (10.24%) LINQ
16 46 (10.02%) REST
17 41 (8.93%) Ajax
18 34 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 32 (6.97%) MFC
20 30 (6.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.55%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 25 (5.45%) Equities
5 24 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
6 17 (3.70%) Open Source
7 13 (2.83%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.83%) Economics
7 13 (2.83%) Statistics
8 6 (1.31%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.87%) Social Media
10 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.65%) Physics
11 3 (0.65%) NHS
12 2 (0.44%) Blog
12 2 (0.44%) RIA
12 2 (0.44%) Streaming Music
13 1 (0.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 65 (14.16%) Windows
2 43 (9.37%) Android
3 29 (6.32%) Linux
4 14 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.65%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (99.13%) Software Engineering
2 185 (40.31%) MVC
3 135 (29.41%) Scrum
4 133 (28.98%) TDD
5 107 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (10.68%) OO
7 44 (9.59%) Project Management
8 41 (8.93%) MVVM
9 38 (8.28%) SOA
10 37 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (7.84%) Unit Testing
12 31 (6.75%) Web Development
13 28 (6.10%) Algorithmic Trading
14 25 (5.45%) E-Commerce
15 21 (4.58%) Kanban
16 19 (4.14%) Multithreading
17 18 (3.92%) OOP
18 14 (3.05%) Dependency Injection
19 12 (2.61%) Automated Testing
20 11 (2.40%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 433 (94.34%) C#
2 229 (49.89%) SQL
3 156 (33.99%) JavaScript
4 66 (14.38%) Java
5 60 (13.07%) C++
6 47 (10.24%) VB.NET
7 41 (8.93%) C
8 25 (5.45%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.83%) VB
10 8 (1.74%) VC++
10 8 (1.74%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.31%) VB6
12 5 (1.09%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.87%) VBA
14 3 (0.65%) PHP
14 3 (0.65%) Delphi
14 3 (0.65%) XAML
15 2 (0.44%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.22%) Python
16 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 67 (14.60%) Degree
2 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.65%) MCSD
5 1 (0.22%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.09%) SLA
2 4 (0.87%) TickIT
2 4 (0.87%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (1.74%) Puppet
1 8 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.58%) Oracle
3 12 (2.61%) Sitecore
4 11 (2.40%) Google
5 7 (1.53%) Telerik
6 6 (1.31%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.09%) Remedy
8 3 (0.65%) Novell
8 3 (0.65%) Lotus
9 2 (0.44%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.22%) Ektron
10 1 (0.22%) Vignette
10 1 (0.22%) Adobe
10 1 (0.22%) Perforce
10 1 (0.22%) Rackspace
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Box Uk
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - 20 % Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, Free Parking
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 13 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 14 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago