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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 695 655 646
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 188 238 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 173 219 217
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £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 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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(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 -68 169 £40,000 -5.88% 16
East of England +26 51 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South East -37 43 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Hertfordshire - 28 £50,000 - 1
London -27 24 £63,750 +21.42% 3
Berkshire +16 21 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 16 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Cambridge -6 15 £52,500 +27.27% 1
Scotland - 14 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 13 £40,000 -
Reading +1 12 £38,750 -8.82%
Yorkshire -11 12 £40,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -16 12 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Yorkshire -4 10 £40,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands -5 10 £37,500 - 1
Leeds -10 10 £40,000 +11.11%
St Albans - 10 £60,000 - 1
South West -16 9 £34,000 -5.55% 2
North West -27 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Newbury - 8 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire +16 7 £34,000 -
Bedford +18 5 £27,500 -
City of London +4 5 £45,000 -47.05%
Northamptonshire +2 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Northampton -5 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Worcestershire -6 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Surrey -39 5 £75,000 +36.36%
Worcester - 5 £35,000 -
Watford - 5 £34,500 -
Leicestershire +19 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1

.NET Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 369 (100.00%) .NET
2 352 (95.39%) Software Engineering
3 351 (95.12%) C#
4 240 (65.04%) ASP.NET
5 215 (58.27%) SQL Server
6 178 (48.24%) SQL
7 162 (43.90%) MVC
8 156 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
9 144 (39.02%) JavaScript
10 135 (36.59%) HTML
11 121 (32.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 117 (31.71%) CSS
13 115 (31.17%) .NET Framework
14 110 (29.81%) WCF
15 107 (29.00%) jQuery
16 97 (26.29%) Microsoft
17 90 (24.39%) Degree
18 89 (24.12%) TDD
19 86 (23.31%) Scrum
20 82 (22.22%) WPF
21 77 (20.87%) XML
22 71 (19.24%) Web Services
23 69 (18.70%) Windows
24 68 (18.43%) MS Excel
25 63 (17.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 61 (16.53%) HTML5
26 61 (16.53%) Ajax
27 59 (15.99%) OO
28 56 (15.18%) Team Foundation Server
29 55 (14.91%) Visual Studio

.NET Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.32%) IIS
3 16 (4.34%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (2.98%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.71%) CMS
6 6 (1.63%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.81%) Confluence
8 3 (0.81%) Orchard CMS
9 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.27%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 68 (18.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.36%) MS Office
3 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.08%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.63%) SaaS
5 5 (1.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.36%) Internet
2 3 (0.81%) Intranet
2 3 (0.81%) DNS
3 2 (0.54%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.54%) LAN
3 2 (0.54%) WAN
3 2 (0.54%) DHCP
3 2 (0.54%) Firewall
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
4 1 (0.27%) SMTP
4 1 (0.27%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (58.27%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (8.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.71%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.90%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.63%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.81%) MySQL
12 1 (0.27%) OLAP
12 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.27%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 56 (15.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (14.91%) Visual Studio
3 38 (10.30%) NUnit
4 19 (5.15%) TeamCity
5 18 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 18 (4.88%) Selenium
6 12 (3.25%) JIRA
7 10 (2.71%) SpecFlow
8 6 (1.63%) Subversion
8 6 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.08%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.81%) NCrunch
11 2 (0.54%) dotCover
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.54%) FxCop
11 2 (0.54%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.27%) JMeter
12 1 (0.27%) Bugzilla
General
1 37 (10.03%) Finance
2 16 (4.34%) Retail
3 12 (3.25%) Electronics
4 8 (2.17%) Games
5 7 (1.90%) Marketing
6 3 (0.81%) Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Advertising
7 2 (0.54%) Front Office
7 2 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (100.00%) .NET
2 240 (65.04%) ASP.NET
3 135 (36.59%) HTML
4 121 (32.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 117 (31.71%) CSS
6 115 (31.17%) .NET Framework
7 110 (29.81%) WCF
8 107 (29.00%) jQuery
9 82 (22.22%) WPF
10 77 (20.87%) XML
11 71 (19.24%) Web Services
12 63 (17.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 61 (16.53%) HTML5
13 61 (16.53%) Ajax
14 55 (14.91%) WinForms
15 39 (10.57%) REST
16 38 (10.30%) CSS3
16 38 (10.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 32 (8.67%) AngularJS
18 29 (7.86%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.09%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.05%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.07%) Social Media
5 14 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (3.79%) Equities
6 13 (3.52%) Algorithms
6 13 (3.52%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.71%) Cryptography
7 10 (2.71%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.63%) User Experience
9 4 (1.08%) Open Source
9 4 (1.08%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.81%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.54%) Replication
11 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.70%) Windows
2 10 (2.71%) Linux
2 10 (2.71%) Android
3 5 (1.36%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (95.39%) Software Engineering
2 162 (43.90%) MVC
3 156 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (24.12%) TDD
5 86 (23.31%) Scrum
6 59 (15.99%) OO
7 54 (14.63%) Multithreading
8 35 (9.49%) Web Development
9 31 (8.40%) SOA
10 29 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (7.59%) OOD
12 27 (7.32%) E-Commerce
13 26 (7.05%) OOP
14 21 (5.69%) UML
14 21 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (5.15%) MVVM
16 18 (4.88%) Unit Testing
17 17 (4.61%) BDD
18 14 (3.79%) Algorithmic Trading
19 13 (3.52%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 351 (95.12%) C#
2 178 (48.24%) SQL
3 144 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 52 (14.09%) T-SQL
5 51 (13.82%) C++
6 45 (12.20%) VB.NET
7 25 (6.78%) C
8 21 (5.69%) Java
9 14 (3.79%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.52%) Embedded C
10 13 (3.52%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.25%) Embedded C++
12 7 (1.90%) PHP
13 6 (1.63%) XPath
13 6 (1.63%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.08%) VB
14 4 (1.08%) Python
15 3 (0.81%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.54%) VB6
16 2 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 90 (24.39%) Degree
2 15 (4.07%) VCP4
3 11 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.63%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.81%) PhD
7 2 (0.54%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.27%) MCPD
8 1 (0.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.79%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 97 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.38%) Oracle
3 4 (1.08%) Adobe
3 4 (1.08%) Vignette
3 4 (1.08%) Sitecore
3 4 (1.08%) Ektron
4 3 (0.81%) SolarWinds
4 3 (0.81%) AppDynamics
4 3 (0.81%) Hyland
5 2 (0.54%) Telerik
5 2 (0.54%) Google
5 2 (0.54%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.54%) Twitter
6 1 (0.27%) QNX
6 1 (0.27%) Endeca
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Wakefield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Full benefits and training
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £29,000 -£36,000 depending on experience + company pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago