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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 656 652 693
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 243 284 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 223 272 202
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £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 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 1 May 2015 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 1 May 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 -8 234 £42,500 +2.40% 23
East of England +50 64 £50,000 +25.00% 2
London +20 53 £52,500 - 2
South East -38 43 £42,500 -17.07% 7
Hertfordshire - 36 £50,000 -
West Midlands -12 29 £35,000 - 3
St Albans - 20 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire +10 16 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Cambridge +10 16 £52,500 +31.25% 2
East Midlands -18 15 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Berkshire +8 14 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bedfordshire +31 11 £42,500 -
Surrey +2 11 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Birmingham -6 11 £32,500 -37.50% 2
North West -7 11 £36,250 -3.33%
Yorkshire -4 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Hammersmith - 9 £52,500 -
City of London +34 8 £40,000 -25.58%
Luton +12 8 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire +1 8 £43,750 - 1
West Yorkshire +19 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Leeds +12 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Oxfordshire +4 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West -1 7 £35,000 -33.01% 8
Guildford -6 7 £32,500 -38.09%
Scotland +21 6 - - 1
Edinburgh +19 6 - - 1
Oxford +15 6 £40,000 -3.61%
Buckinghamshire +14 6 £47,500 - 1
Reading +1 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1

.NET Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 400 (100.00%) .NET
2 384 (96.00%) C#
3 360 (90.00%) Software Engineering
4 276 (69.00%) ASP.NET
5 215 (53.75%) SQL Server
6 204 (51.00%) MVC
7 193 (48.25%) Agile Software Development
8 187 (46.75%) SQL
9 184 (46.00%) JavaScript
10 161 (40.25%) HTML
11 152 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 129 (32.25%) jQuery
13 124 (31.00%) Degree
14 123 (30.75%) CSS
15 106 (26.50%) .NET Framework
16 97 (24.25%) WCF
17 92 (23.00%) OO
18 89 (22.25%) Microsoft
19 88 (22.00%) TDD
20 87 (21.75%) Windows
21 83 (20.75%) Scrum
21 83 (20.75%) MS Excel
22 81 (20.25%) WPF
23 75 (18.75%) Computer Science
24 70 (17.50%) Entity Framework
25 69 (17.25%) Team Foundation Server
26 66 (16.50%) Ajax
26 66 (16.50%) XML
26 66 (16.50%) VB.NET
26 66 (16.50%) HTML5

.NET Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 29 (7.25%) IIS
1 29 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.75%) Apache Solr
3 14 (3.50%) CMS
4 9 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.00%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.00%) Confluence
5 4 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.75%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 83 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.75%) SaaS
4 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.25%) Internet
2 3 (0.75%) Skype
2 3 (0.75%) DNS
3 2 (0.50%) Firewall
3 2 (0.50%) LAN
3 2 (0.50%) WAN
3 2 (0.50%) DHCP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) SMTP
4 1 (0.25%) Wireless
4 1 (0.25%) CTI
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (53.75%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (5.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.25%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.25%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.00%) SQLite
10 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.00%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.50%) MySQL
11 2 (0.50%) Big Data
11 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.25%) OLAP
12 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (17.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 64 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 42 (10.50%) NUnit
4 27 (6.75%) Selenium
5 26 (6.50%) Git (software)
6 20 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 17 (4.25%) SpecFlow
8 12 (3.00%) MSTest
9 10 (2.50%) Subversion
10 9 (2.25%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (2.00%) Mercurial
11 8 (2.00%) JIRA
12 6 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.00%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.75%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.50%) FxCop
15 2 (0.50%) dotCover
15 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
16 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (7.75%) Retail
2 26 (6.50%) Finance
3 21 (5.25%) Electronics
4 8 (2.00%) Games
5 6 (1.50%) Banking
6 2 (0.50%) Front Office
6 2 (0.50%) Advertising
6 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.25%) Billing
7 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.25%) Publishing
7 1 (0.25%) Automotive
7 1 (0.25%) Back Office
7 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (100.00%) .NET
2 276 (69.00%) ASP.NET
3 161 (40.25%) HTML
4 152 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 129 (32.25%) jQuery
6 123 (30.75%) CSS
7 106 (26.50%) .NET Framework
8 97 (24.25%) WCF
9 81 (20.25%) WPF
10 70 (17.50%) Entity Framework
11 66 (16.50%) Ajax
11 66 (16.50%) XML
11 66 (16.50%) HTML5
12 62 (15.50%) WinForms
13 54 (13.50%) Web Services
14 46 (11.50%) AngularJS
14 46 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 35 (8.75%) LINQ
16 33 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 32 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 75 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 35 (8.75%) Algorithms
3 34 (8.50%) Mobile App
4 27 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.50%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.25%) Social Media
8 12 (3.00%) Open Source
9 11 (2.75%) User Experience
10 10 (2.50%) Data Structures
10 10 (2.50%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.25%) Cryptography
12 4 (1.00%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.00%) Physics
13 2 (0.50%) Equities
13 2 (0.50%) Replication
13 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.50%) Smartcard
13 2 (0.50%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 87 (21.75%) Windows
2 15 (3.75%) Android
3 14 (3.50%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.75%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.00%) Linux
6 3 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 204 (51.00%) MVC
3 193 (48.25%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (23.00%) OO
5 88 (22.00%) TDD
6 83 (20.75%) Scrum
7 52 (13.00%) Web Development
8 42 (10.50%) Multithreading
8 42 (10.50%) OOD
9 29 (7.25%) Unit Testing
10 27 (6.75%) SOA
11 24 (6.00%) Mobile Development
12 23 (5.75%) OOP
13 19 (4.75%) UML
13 19 (4.75%) E-Commerce
13 19 (4.75%) Data Analysis
14 18 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (4.25%) Low Latency
15 17 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (3.75%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 384 (96.00%) C#
2 187 (46.75%) SQL
3 184 (46.00%) JavaScript
4 66 (16.50%) VB.NET
5 57 (14.25%) C++
6 48 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 36 (9.00%) C
8 30 (7.50%) Java
9 20 (5.00%) Embedded C
10 19 (4.75%) Embedded C++
10 19 (4.75%) Objective-C
11 18 (4.50%) PL/SQL
12 13 (3.25%) TypeScript
13 12 (3.00%) Python
14 7 (1.75%) Ruby
15 6 (1.50%) Delphi
16 5 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.25%) XPath
16 5 (1.25%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 124 (31.00%) Degree
2 8 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.50%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.50%) PhD
6 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.75%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (1.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.50%) Puppet
2 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 89 (22.25%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.00%) Oracle
3 4 (1.00%) DevExpress
3 4 (1.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (1.00%) AppDynamics
4 3 (0.75%) Twitter
4 3 (0.75%) Hyland
4 3 (0.75%) Google
4 3 (0.75%) Progress
5 2 (0.50%) Adobe
5 2 (0.50%) Vignette
5 2 (0.50%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.50%) Civica
5 2 (0.50%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.50%) Ektron
6 1 (0.25%) Oneserve
6 1 (0.25%) New Relic
6 1 (0.25%) QNX
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Talent International
Salary: Pension, healthcare, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE & Skills
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £29,000 to £36,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampton, Middlesex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago