Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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

.NET Architect
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 952 889 925
Rank change year-on-year -63 +36 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 244 294 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 207 281 343
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £53,750 £51,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £91,750 £95,000 £91,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171,036 166,082 198,027
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.56% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 139,943 137,888 166,120
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

.NET Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Architect.

Salary trend for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Architect over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
England -35 230 £74,375 +6.25% 17
London +10 121 £75,000 -6.25% 9
UK excluding London -74 112 £65,000 -3.70% 9
East of England -2 31 £75,000 +25.00% 1
North of England -24 23 £57,500 +4.55% 2
South East -55 21 £75,000 +7.14% 3
North West -22 18 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Midlands -9 17 £71,750 +6.30% 1
South West +2 16 £65,000 -10.34% 1
East Midlands +6 10 £68,500 -8.67% 1
West Midlands -25 7 £75,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -8 3 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £52,500 - 1
North East -24 2 £44,000 +3.53%
Wales - 1 £50,000 -

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, .NET Architect 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 featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 244 (100.00%) .NET
2 153 (62.70%) C#
3 117 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (38.52%) Microsoft
5 87 (35.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 79 (32.38%) ASP.NET
7 71 (29.10%) SQL
8 66 (27.05%) JavaScript
9 65 (26.64%) HTML
9 65 (26.64%) SQL Server
10 63 (25.82%) CSS
11 62 (25.41%) TDD
12 54 (22.13%) MVC
12 54 (22.13%) .NET Framework
13 53 (21.72%) Amazon AWS
14 50 (20.49%) SOA
15 48 (19.67%) Java
16 46 (18.85%) Node.js
17 45 (18.44%) Microservices
18 41 (16.80%) ASP.NET Web API
19 38 (15.57%) Web Development
20 37 (15.16%) BDD
20 37 (15.16%) MongoDB
20 37 (15.16%) SOLID
21 35 (14.34%) REST
21 35 (14.34%) Finance
22 34 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC
23 33 (13.52%) Web Services
24 31 (12.70%) NoSQL
25 30 (12.30%) Mentoring

.NET Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (6.97%) Apache Spark
2 11 (4.51%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.69%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.23%) IIS
4 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.82%) CMS
5 2 (0.82%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 87 (35.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (21.72%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (5.33%) PaaS
5 12 (4.92%) Serverless
6 11 (4.51%) Office 365
7 10 (4.10%) IaaS
8 9 (3.69%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.64%) SaaS
10 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.41%) Boomi
10 1 (0.41%) NuGet
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) Firewall
1 1 (0.41%) HTTP
1 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (26.64%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.16%) MongoDB
3 31 (12.70%) NoSQL
4 23 (9.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 19 (7.79%) Big Data
6 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (2.87%) Cosmos DB
7 7 (2.87%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.87%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (1.23%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.41%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.41%) QlikView
10 1 (0.41%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (10.66%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 17 (6.97%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.69%) TeamCity
6 8 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.28%) Subversion
7 7 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.64%) NUnit
8 4 (1.64%) Selenium
9 3 (1.23%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.82%) FxCop
10 2 (0.82%) Moq
10 2 (0.82%) MSTest
10 2 (0.82%) PostCSS
10 2 (0.82%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.82%) StyleCop
10 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.41%) JMeter
11 1 (0.41%) Rational Rose
General
1 35 (14.34%) Finance
2 13 (5.33%) Retail
3 10 (4.10%) Marketing
4 3 (1.23%) Banking
4 3 (1.23%) Legal
5 2 (0.82%) Advertising
5 2 (0.82%) Automotive
5 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Law
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (32.38%) ASP.NET
3 65 (26.64%) HTML
4 63 (25.82%) CSS
5 54 (22.13%) .NET Framework
6 46 (18.85%) Node.js
7 41 (16.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (14.34%) REST
9 34 (13.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (13.52%) Web Services
11 28 (11.48%) AngularJS
12 26 (10.66%) Entity Framework
13 25 (10.25%) .NET Core
14 23 (9.43%) SOAP
15 20 (8.20%) HTML5
16 19 (7.79%) WCF
17 15 (6.15%) Redux
18 12 (4.92%) React
19 10 (4.10%) jQuery
19 10 (4.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.25%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (9.43%) Fintech
3 20 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.20%) Xbox
4 16 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.28%) User Experience
6 4 (1.64%) Wiki
7 3 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.87%) Linux
2 6 (2.46%) Windows
3 4 (1.64%) Unix
4 2 (0.82%) VMS
4 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (25.41%) TDD
3 54 (22.13%) MVC
4 50 (20.49%) SOA
5 45 (18.44%) Microservices
6 38 (15.57%) Web Development
7 37 (15.16%) BDD
7 37 (15.16%) SOLID
8 30 (12.30%) Mentoring
9 28 (11.48%) Test Automation
10 27 (11.07%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (10.66%) Business Analysis
11 26 (10.66%) IT Strategy
12 25 (10.25%) User Stories
13 24 (9.84%) Software Engineering
14 23 (9.43%) Data Science
14 23 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (9.02%) OO
16 19 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 153 (62.70%) C#
2 71 (29.10%) SQL
3 66 (27.05%) JavaScript
4 48 (19.67%) Java
5 11 (4.51%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.28%) Scala
7 5 (2.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.64%) Java 8
8 4 (1.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.23%) Java 9
9 3 (1.23%) PHP
10 2 (0.82%) C++
10 2 (0.82%) ES7
11 1 (0.41%) C
11 1 (0.41%) Python
11 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (11.07%) Degree
2 6 (2.46%) TOGAF Certification
3 5 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.82%) CISSP
5 1 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.05%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (11.07%) Docker
2 9 (3.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.23%) Firmware
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.41%) Ansible
2 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 94 (38.52%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.66%) Oracle
3 9 (3.69%) Sitecore
4 8 (3.28%) SAP
4 8 (3.28%) TIBCO
5 7 (2.87%) Google
5 7 (2.87%) Pega
6 6 (2.46%) Applogic
7 3 (1.23%) Capita
8 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.41%) Informatica
8 1 (0.41%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.41%) Nintex
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com