The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 739 744 704
Rank change year-on-year +5 -40  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 126 207 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 120 191 229
Median salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.53% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -14.28%  

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 82827 99939 106877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68817 83912 87121
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

.NET Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured .NET Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 120 £72,500 +11.53% 14
London +24 44 £75,000 - 6
South East +49 24 £90,000 +44.00% 3
Yorkshire +9 13 £67,500 +22.72% 2
North West -24 11 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Manchester -30 11 £55,000 -12.00% 1
West Yorkshire +4 10 £67,500 +22.72% 1
East of England +24 9 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Brighton +20 9 £95,000 +46.15%
East Sussex +19 9 £95,000 +46.15%
West Sussex +14 9 £85,000 +30.76% 1
Leeds +14 9 £67,500 +22.72% 1
City of London +33 6 £80,000 +28.00% 1
West Midlands +23 6 £62,500 +31.57%
East Midlands +11 5 £75,000 +42.85%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £52,500 - 1
Nottingham - 5 £75,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £52,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £75,000 -
South West +13 4 £72,500 -12.12% 1
Staffordshire +9 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Bristol -1 4 £72,500 -25.64%
Kent - 4 £67,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £60,000 -
North East - 4 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £55,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £57,500 -
St Albans - 3 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 284 (100.00%) .NET
2 153 (53.87%) C#
3 145 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (38.73%) Microsoft
5 105 (36.97%) ASP.NET
6 102 (35.92%) MVC
7 101 (35.56%) SQL Server
8 96 (33.80%) Java
9 76 (26.76%) SQL
10 63 (22.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 62 (21.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 62 (21.83%) JavaScript
12 61 (21.48%) Finance
12 61 (21.48%) .NET Framework
13 54 (19.01%) SOA
14 53 (18.66%) Enterprise Software
15 49 (17.25%) CSS
16 47 (16.55%) WCF
17 44 (15.49%) Retail
18 43 (15.14%) AngularJS
18 43 (15.14%) Mentoring
19 42 (14.79%) ASP.NET Web API
20 41 (14.44%) OO
21 40 (14.08%) TDD
21 40 (14.08%) Scrum
22 39 (13.73%) HTML
23 36 (12.68%) Banking
24 34 (11.97%) TOGAF
25 33 (11.62%) Microservices
26 32 (11.27%) jQuery

.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 28 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.93%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.17%) CMS
3 9 (3.17%) IIS
4 6 (2.11%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.06%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.70%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (22.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.10%) SaaS
3 15 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.70%) GitHub
5 2 (0.70%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.06%) Internet
2 2 (0.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) LDAP
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.21%) Big Data
3 28 (9.86%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.34%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.23%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (1.76%) Riak
10 4 (1.41%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (8.80%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.58%) TeamCity
3 13 (4.58%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (2.46%) NUnit
6 6 (2.11%) Moq
7 5 (1.76%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.76%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.76%) Subversion
8 4 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (21.48%) Finance
2 44 (15.49%) Retail
3 36 (12.68%) Banking
4 17 (5.99%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.93%) Marketing
6 4 (1.41%) Electronics
7 2 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (100.00%) .NET
2 105 (36.97%) ASP.NET
3 62 (21.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 61 (21.48%) .NET Framework
5 49 (17.25%) CSS
6 47 (16.55%) WCF
7 43 (15.14%) AngularJS
8 42 (14.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (13.73%) HTML
10 32 (11.27%) jQuery
11 29 (10.21%) HTML5
12 28 (9.86%) Web Services
13 26 (9.15%) REST
14 25 (8.80%) XML
15 21 (7.39%) React
16 19 (6.69%) Ajax
16 19 (6.69%) SOAP
17 18 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 16 (5.63%) WPF
19 15 (5.28%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.66%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (9.15%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (6.34%) N-Tier
4 11 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.52%) Fintech
5 10 (3.52%) FMCG
6 9 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.06%) Blog
8 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.70%) W3C
10 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) iPad
10 1 (0.35%) iSeries
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.63%) Windows
2 6 (2.11%) Linux
2 6 (2.11%) Unix
3 5 (1.76%) Android
3 5 (1.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (35.92%) MVC
3 54 (19.01%) SOA
4 43 (15.14%) Mentoring
5 41 (14.44%) OO
6 40 (14.08%) Scrum
6 40 (14.08%) TDD
7 34 (11.97%) TOGAF
8 33 (11.62%) Microservices
9 31 (10.92%) Technical Architecture
10 26 (9.15%) BDD
11 25 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (8.45%) Software Engineering
13 23 (8.10%) SDLC
14 22 (7.75%) Software Architecture
15 20 (7.04%) Business Development
15 20 (7.04%) Waterfall
16 19 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (6.69%) UML
17 18 (6.34%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 153 (53.87%) C#
2 96 (33.80%) Java
3 76 (26.76%) SQL
4 62 (21.83%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.34%) VB.NET
6 16 (5.63%) Python
7 13 (4.58%) TypeScript
8 11 (3.87%) Ruby
8 11 (3.87%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.87%) VB
9 7 (2.46%) C++
10 6 (2.11%) PHP
11 5 (1.76%) C
12 4 (1.41%) Erlang
12 4 (1.41%) VBA
13 1 (0.35%) COBOL
13 1 (0.35%) F#
13 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (5.28%) Degree
2 9 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.10%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.87%) Docker
Vendors
1 110 (38.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.51%) Oracle
3 6 (2.11%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.41%) Hitachi
4 4 (1.41%) NEC
5 3 (1.06%) EMC
5 3 (1.06%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.70%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.70%) IBM
6 2 (0.70%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.35%) ServiceNow
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