Period
to 19 August 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 875 868 825
Rank change year-on-year -7 -43 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 308 406 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 290 365 412
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £99,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £61,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.66% -6.15% +13.04%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 169664 190277 209696
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137041 160037 172615
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 0 304 £75,000 +7.14% 19
London -8 165 £75,000 -6.25% 10
UK excluding London +17 143 £67,500 +10.66% 9
South East +50 47 £75,000 +24.48% 1
North of England -30 44 £57,500 -5.74% 7
North West -34 28 £56,250 -19.64% 5
East of England -1 20 £63,750 -12.07%
Midlands +27 18 £72,500 +34.88% 1
Yorkshire +13 13 £67,500 +22.73% 2
East Midlands +18 12 £73,750 +5.36% 1
South West -9 12 £72,500 -
West Midlands +19 6 £66,250 +27.40%
North East +20 3 £42,500 -29.17%
Scotland +12 3 £70,000 +40.00%
Wales +18 1 £50,000 +25.00%

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, .NET Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 308 (100.00%) .NET
2 211 (68.51%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (57.79%) C#
4 114 (37.01%) Java
5 107 (34.74%) SQL Server
6 104 (33.77%) SQL
7 98 (31.82%) MVC
8 82 (26.62%) JavaScript
9 80 (25.97%) Microsoft
10 71 (23.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 70 (22.73%) ASP.NET
12 69 (22.40%) Banking
13 61 (19.81%) CSS
14 59 (19.16%) Finance
14 59 (19.16%) .NET Framework
15 58 (18.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 56 (18.18%) WCF
16 56 (18.18%) Scrum
17 53 (17.21%) Retail
17 53 (17.21%) TDD
18 51 (16.56%) AngularJS
19 50 (16.23%) SOA
19 50 (16.23%) HTML
20 48 (15.58%) OO
21 45 (14.61%) TOGAF
22 39 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
22 39 (12.66%) Mentoring
23 38 (12.34%) SaaS
24 37 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
25 36 (11.69%) BDD

.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 21 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.22%) CMS
3 12 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.92%) IIS
5 8 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.62%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.62%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.97%) Confluence
9 3 (0.97%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 71 (23.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (12.34%) SaaS
3 26 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.92%) PaaS
5 6 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.97%) Bluemix
7 3 (0.97%) IaaS
7 3 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.32%) GitHub
8 1 (0.32%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (34.74%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.79%) NoSQL
3 23 (7.47%) Big Data
4 12 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 11 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.92%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.62%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.62%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.62%) Neo4j
8 5 (1.62%) RavenDB
8 5 (1.62%) Redis
9 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.32%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.55%) Subversion
3 12 (3.90%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.92%) NUnit
5 7 (2.27%) MSBuild
5 7 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.95%) Moq
6 6 (1.95%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.97%) JIRA
8 2 (0.65%) git-flow
9 1 (0.32%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 69 (22.40%) Banking
2 59 (19.16%) Finance
3 53 (17.21%) Retail
4 11 (3.57%) Marketing
5 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.62%) Advertising
7 4 (1.30%) Back Office
7 4 (1.30%) Front Office
8 3 (0.97%) Electronics
9 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.65%) Legal
9 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 61 (19.81%) CSS
4 59 (19.16%) .NET Framework
5 58 (18.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 56 (18.18%) WCF
7 51 (16.56%) AngularJS
8 50 (16.23%) HTML
9 37 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (11.69%) REST
11 34 (11.04%) Web Services
12 28 (9.09%) HTML5
13 24 (7.79%) XML
14 22 (7.14%) jQuery
14 22 (7.14%) React
15 20 (6.49%) Entity Framework
16 17 (5.52%) Node.js
17 16 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 16 (5.19%) RESTful
18 12 (3.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.87%) Fintech
3 15 (4.87%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.92%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.60%) iPad
7 7 (2.27%) FMCG
8 5 (1.62%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.30%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.97%) IVR
10 3 (0.97%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.65%) Blog
11 2 (0.65%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.65%) Social Media
12 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.84%) Windows
2 7 (2.27%) Android
2 7 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (68.51%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (31.82%) MVC
3 56 (18.18%) Scrum
4 53 (17.21%) TDD
5 50 (16.23%) SOA
6 48 (15.58%) OO
7 45 (14.61%) TOGAF
8 39 (12.66%) Mentoring
9 36 (11.69%) BDD
10 35 (11.36%) Test Automation
11 33 (10.71%) Microservices
12 29 (9.42%) SDLC
13 27 (8.77%) Software Engineering
14 23 (7.47%) User Stories
14 23 (7.47%) Waterfall
15 21 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
16 20 (6.49%) Coaching
16 20 (6.49%) Low Latency
16 20 (6.49%) Zachman Framework
17 18 (5.84%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 178 (57.79%) C#
2 114 (37.01%) Java
3 104 (33.77%) SQL
4 82 (26.62%) JavaScript
5 24 (7.79%) VB.NET
6 18 (5.84%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.19%) C++
8 11 (3.57%) PHP
9 8 (2.60%) Ruby
10 5 (1.62%) Python
11 3 (0.97%) C++/CLI
11 3 (0.97%) VB
11 3 (0.97%) VBA
12 1 (0.32%) COBOL
12 1 (0.32%) F#
12 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (3.25%) Degree
2 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.92%) QA
2 8 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.60%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (1.62%) Docker
2 3 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.60%) Opsview
2 3 (0.97%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.97%) Puppet
2 3 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 80 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.06%) Oracle
3 11 (3.57%) TIBCO
4 8 (2.60%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.60%) Splunk
5 4 (1.30%) Google
5 4 (1.30%) IBM
6 3 (0.97%) Pega
6 3 (0.97%) VMware
7 2 (0.65%) Alteryx
7 2 (0.65%) SnapLogic
8 1 (0.32%) Apple
8 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.32%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.32%) Xamarin