Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Developer
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 29 21
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 4,229 6,960 8,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.37% 7.53% 8.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 7.80% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,811 6,429 7,976
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 75,789 89,216 93,120
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.18% 96.57% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 59,799 71,617 76,326
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,625 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,960
% change year-on-year - +4.25% +0.97%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the UK excluding London

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for .NET Developer in the UK excluding London

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK excluding London

.NET Developer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -10 1,449 £45,000 +1.12% 316
North of England -24 936 £44,000 +3.53% 325
Midlands -11 626 £45,000 +7.14% 166
South West -16 544 £44,501 +11.25% 140
North West -28 501 £45,000 +5.88% 182
West Midlands +11 403 £45,000 +5.88% 89
Yorkshire -21 389 £42,500 - 124
East of England -29 298 £47,500 +5.56% 84
East Midlands -21 223 £42,500 +6.25% 75
Scotland -22 219 £42,500 -5.56% 55
Wales +9 122 £45,000 +5.88% 24
North East -27 47 £47,000 +10.59% 19
Northern Ireland -11 38 £46,250 +23.33% 15
Isle of Man +4 3 - -
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 4,229 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,928 (92.88%) C#
3 2,338 (55.28%) ASP.NET
4 2,255 (53.32%) JavaScript
5 2,017 (47.69%) MVC
6 1,917 (45.33%) SQL Server
7 1,862 (44.03%) SQL
8 1,855 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
9 1,614 (38.17%) HTML
10 1,486 (35.14%) CSS
11 1,461 (34.55%) Azure
12 1,216 (28.75%) Microsoft
13 1,091 (25.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1,042 (24.64%) AngularJS
15 978 (23.13%) .NET Framework
16 916 (21.66%) jQuery
17 904 (21.38%) .NET Core
18 853 (20.17%) ASP.NET Web API
19 633 (14.97%) TDD
20 623 (14.73%) Scrum
20 623 (14.73%) Web Services
21 564 (13.34%) Web Development
22 509 (12.04%) AWS
23 484 (11.44%) Degree
24 478 (11.30%) DevOps
25 465 (11.00%) Entity Framework
26 449 (10.62%) React
27 447 (10.57%) WCF
28 441 (10.43%) Git (software)
28 441 (10.43%) VB.NET

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 167 (3.95%) IIS
2 132 (3.12%) CMS
3 105 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 95 (2.25%) Umbraco
5 50 (1.18%) Confluence
6 43 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
7 34 (0.80%) NServiceBus
8 22 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 22 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (0.52%) EPiServer
9 18 (0.43%) Kentico
10 14 (0.33%) WordPress
11 6 (0.14%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.095%) DNN
12 4 (0.095%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.071%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.071%) Drupal
13 3 (0.071%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.047%) Apache
15 1 (0.024%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (0.38%) S-PLUS
2 15 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.071%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.047%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 83 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.095%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (0.071%) GoldMine
4 3 (0.071%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.071%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.047%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.047%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.024%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.024%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.024%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 1,461 (34.55%) Azure
2 509 (12.04%) AWS
3 181 (4.28%) SaaS
4 77 (1.82%) GCP
5 72 (1.70%) Serverless
6 50 (1.18%) PaaS
7 40 (0.95%) Power Platform
8 35 (0.83%) Azure Functions
9 28 (0.66%) GitHub
9 28 (0.66%) npm
10 24 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
11 21 (0.50%) AWS IoT
12 18 (0.43%) Office 365
13 17 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (0.40%) IaaS
14 16 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
14 16 (0.38%) NuGet
15 15 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
16 14 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
17 11 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (1.42%) HTTP
2 44 (1.04%) Internet
3 15 (0.35%) Intranet
4 10 (0.24%) SMTP
5 8 (0.19%) FTP
5 8 (0.19%) MQTT
5 8 (0.19%) SSH
6 5 (0.12%) Skype
7 4 (0.095%) Broadband
7 4 (0.095%) CTI
8 3 (0.071%) AMQP
8 3 (0.071%) GPRS
9 2 (0.047%) 5G
9 2 (0.047%) DNS
9 2 (0.047%) Extranet
9 2 (0.047%) IMAP
9 2 (0.047%) RFID
9 2 (0.047%) SMS
10 1 (0.024%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.024%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,917 (45.33%) SQL Server
2 190 (4.49%) NoSQL
3 154 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 151 (3.57%) MySQL
5 132 (3.12%) MongoDB
6 122 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 104 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 68 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
8 68 (1.61%) Big Data
9 66 (1.56%) Cosmos DB
10 64 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
11 54 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 48 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 41 (0.97%) Redis
14 40 (0.95%) Power BI
15 37 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
16 25 (0.59%) RDBMS
17 24 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
18 18 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
19 17 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 441 (10.43%) Git (software)
2 402 (9.51%) Visual Studio
3 266 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 155 (3.67%) JIRA
5 131 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 128 (3.03%) NUnit
7 105 (2.48%) TeamCity
8 61 (1.44%) Bitbucket
8 61 (1.44%) Subversion
9 58 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
10 51 (1.21%) Selenium
11 41 (0.97%) Jenkins
12 38 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 35 (0.83%) SpecFlow
13 35 (0.83%) webpack
14 29 (0.69%) StyleCop
15 24 (0.57%) Moq
16 20 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
17 18 (0.43%) MSTest
18 17 (0.40%) Mercurial
General
1 389 (9.20%) Finance
2 174 (4.11%) Marketing
3 161 (3.81%) Retail
4 126 (2.98%) Public Sector
5 100 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 68 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 58 (1.37%) Games
8 37 (0.87%) Automotive
9 32 (0.76%) Electronics
10 26 (0.61%) Legal
11 23 (0.54%) Advertising
12 21 (0.50%) Banking
13 15 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.35%) Law
14 11 (0.26%) Back Office
15 9 (0.21%) Publishing
16 8 (0.19%) Billing
17 7 (0.17%) Housing Association
18 4 (0.095%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.071%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,229 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,338 (55.28%) ASP.NET
3 1,614 (38.17%) HTML
4 1,486 (35.14%) CSS
5 1,091 (25.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,042 (24.64%) AngularJS
7 978 (23.13%) .NET Framework
8 916 (21.66%) jQuery
9 904 (21.38%) .NET Core
10 853 (20.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 623 (14.73%) Web Services
12 465 (11.00%) Entity Framework
13 449 (10.62%) React
14 447 (10.57%) WCF
15 379 (8.96%) HTML5
16 362 (8.56%) REST
17 287 (6.79%) RESTful
18 265 (6.27%) XML
19 245 (5.79%) WPF
20 235 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 400 (9.46%) Greenfield Project
2 177 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 152 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
4 144 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 142 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 138 (3.26%) User Experience
7 39 (0.92%) Algorithms
8 38 (0.90%) Cloud Native
9 33 (0.78%) N-Tier
10 25 (0.59%) NHS
11 22 (0.52%) Virtual Team
12 21 (0.50%) EPoS
12 21 (0.50%) Public Cloud
12 21 (0.50%) Robotics
13 20 (0.47%) Driving Licence
14 19 (0.45%) Data Centre
14 19 (0.45%) Data Structures
15 14 (0.33%) Digital Media
15 14 (0.33%) Internet of Things
16 11 (0.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 272 (6.43%) Windows
2 86 (2.03%) Android
3 83 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 74 (1.75%) Linux
5 47 (1.11%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.26%) Unix
7 9 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (0.12%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.095%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.071%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.024%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,017 (47.69%) MVC
2 1,855 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 633 (14.97%) TDD
4 623 (14.73%) Scrum
5 564 (13.34%) Web Development
6 478 (11.30%) DevOps
7 436 (10.31%) SDLC
8 422 (9.98%) Microservices
9 403 (9.53%) Software Engineering
10 369 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
11 344 (8.13%) Unit Testing
12 338 (7.99%) OO
13 302 (7.14%) SOLID
14 288 (6.81%) Computer Science
15 268 (6.34%) Test Automation
16 238 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
17 234 (5.53%) Mentoring
18 220 (5.20%) E-Commerce
19 219 (5.18%) BDD
20 182 (4.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,928 (92.88%) C#
2 2,255 (53.32%) JavaScript
3 1,862 (44.03%) SQL
4 441 (10.43%) VB.NET
5 350 (8.28%) T-SQL
6 275 (6.50%) TypeScript
7 121 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 111 (2.62%) VB
9 110 (2.60%) Java
10 83 (1.96%) Python
11 74 (1.75%) PHP
12 59 (1.40%) C
13 56 (1.32%) C++
14 47 (1.11%) VB6
15 28 (0.66%) PL/SQL
16 22 (0.52%) ES6
17 16 (0.38%) XAML
18 13 (0.31%) VBScript
19 12 (0.28%) Ruby
20 10 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 484 (11.44%) Degree
2 144 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (0.69%) HND
5 26 (0.61%) Security Cleared
6 24 (0.57%) Master's Degree
7 21 (0.50%) SC Cleared
8 16 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
9 12 (0.28%) DBS Check
10 7 (0.17%) MCSD
11 3 (0.071%) MCAD
11 3 (0.071%) MCTS
11 3 (0.071%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.047%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.047%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.047%) MCP
13 1 (0.024%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.024%) MBCS
13 1 (0.024%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (2.86%) QA
2 14 (0.33%) GDPR
3 6 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.095%) PMO
5 3 (0.071%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.024%) HL7
7 1 (0.024%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.024%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 243 (5.75%) Docker
2 38 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.047%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.024%) Firmware
5 1 (0.024%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.024%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.024%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 137 (3.24%) Kubernetes
2 10 (0.24%) Terraform
3 6 (0.14%) MIIS
4 3 (0.071%) Ansible
4 3 (0.071%) Grafana
4 3 (0.071%) Graphite
4 3 (0.071%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.071%) Puppet
5 2 (0.047%) Rancher
5 2 (0.047%) SCCM
5 2 (0.047%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.047%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1,216 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 161 (3.81%) Oracle
3 124 (2.93%) Xamarin
4 109 (2.58%) Google
5 63 (1.49%) Sitecore
6 38 (0.90%) Atlassian
7 36 (0.85%) SAP
8 19 (0.45%) ForgeRock
8 19 (0.45%) IBM
9 14 (0.33%) DevExpress
10 11 (0.26%) Telerik
11 9 (0.21%) Avid
11 9 (0.21%) OutSystems
12 7 (0.17%) Logi
12 7 (0.17%) Logi Analytics
13 6 (0.14%) Databricks
13 6 (0.14%) Sage
13 6 (0.14%) Telstra
13 6 (0.14%) UiPath
14 5 (0.12%) Tableau