The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Architect
UK
Rank 736 760 686
Rank change year-on-year +24 -74  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 113 186 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 107 178 236
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £61,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.55% -12.85%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +15 107 £70,000 - 16
London +33 37 £80,000 +6.66% 10
South East +42 19 £75,000 +15.38%
North West -22 12 £55,000 -33.33%
Manchester -29 12 £55,000 -33.33%
East Sussex +18 10 £95,000 +46.15%
Brighton +18 10 £95,000 +46.15%
Yorkshire +16 10 £71,250 +29.54% 3
West Yorkshire +14 10 £71,250 +29.54% 3
Leeds +1 9 £75,000 +36.36% 3
East of England +38 8 £60,000 -20.00% 2
West Midlands +32 8 £62,500 +31.57%
Hertfordshire - 8 £60,000 - 1
Staffordshire +12 6 £60,000 +26.31%
St Albans - 6 £62,500 - 1
East Midlands +7 5 £75,000 +57.89%
Nottingham - 5 £75,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £75,000 -
South West +19 4 £72,500 -19.44%
Tyne and Wear +15 4 £42,500 -37.03%
North East +5 4 £42,500 -37.03%
Bristol +2 4 £72,500 -25.64%
West Sussex -3 4 £75,000 +15.38%
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £57,500 -
City of London +47 3 £55,000 -9.83% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £87,500 -
Berkshire +22 2 £57,500 -12.87%
Birmingham +17 2 £65,000 -27.77%
Bracknell - 2 £57,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £60,000 -

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 292 (100.00%) .NET
2 154 (52.74%) C#
3 136 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (41.78%) Microsoft
5 109 (37.33%) ASP.NET
6 107 (36.64%) MVC
7 96 (32.88%) SQL Server
8 90 (30.82%) Java
9 72 (24.66%) Finance
10 63 (21.58%) JavaScript
10 63 (21.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 62 (21.23%) Enterprise Software
12 61 (20.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 58 (19.86%) .NET Framework
14 55 (18.84%) SOA
15 53 (18.15%) SQL
16 48 (16.44%) Retail
17 47 (16.10%) CSS
18 44 (15.07%) MS Excel
19 43 (14.73%) ASP.NET Web API
20 42 (14.38%) Microservices
20 42 (14.38%) HTML
21 41 (14.04%) WCF
21 41 (14.04%) Big Data
22 39 (13.36%) Technical Architecture
22 39 (13.36%) NoSQL
22 39 (13.36%) OO
23 38 (13.01%) SaaS
23 38 (13.01%) Mentoring
24 37 (12.67%) Banking

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 19 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (3.42%) CMS
4 9 (3.08%) IIS
5 5 (1.71%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.68%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (20.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (13.01%) SaaS
3 17 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.03%) GitHub
5 3 (1.03%) PaaS
6 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.34%) Heroku
7 1 (0.34%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.11%) HTTP
2 6 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.03%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.04%) Big Data
3 39 (13.36%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.79%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.45%) RDBMS
5 13 (4.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.71%) Riak
8 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.37%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.34%) Redis
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (7.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.03%) NUnit
7 1 (0.34%) Moq
7 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (24.66%) Finance
2 48 (16.44%) Retail
3 37 (12.67%) Banking
4 27 (9.25%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.82%) Marketing
6 4 (1.37%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (37.33%) ASP.NET
3 63 (21.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 58 (19.86%) .NET Framework
5 47 (16.10%) CSS
6 43 (14.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 42 (14.38%) HTML
8 41 (14.04%) WCF
9 29 (9.93%) XML
10 28 (9.59%) AngularJS
11 27 (9.25%) jQuery
12 26 (8.90%) HTML5
12 26 (8.90%) SOAP
13 22 (7.53%) REST
14 20 (6.85%) Middleware
14 20 (6.85%) RESTful
14 20 (6.85%) Web Services
15 19 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 18 (6.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (5.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.23%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (5.82%) N-Tier
3 10 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.42%) Fintech
3 10 (3.42%) FMCG
4 5 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.03%) Blog
5 3 (1.03%) iPad
5 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.03%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.68%) W3C
7 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.34%) iSeries
7 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.34%) Robotics
7 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.82%) Windows
2 6 (2.05%) Linux
2 6 (2.05%) Unix
3 3 (1.03%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.34%) Android
5 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (36.64%) MVC
3 55 (18.84%) SOA
4 42 (14.38%) Microservices
5 39 (13.36%) OO
5 39 (13.36%) Technical Architecture
6 38 (13.01%) Mentoring
7 35 (11.99%) TDD
8 30 (10.27%) Scrum
9 29 (9.93%) BDD
9 29 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (9.93%) SDLC
10 22 (7.53%) Business Development
11 21 (7.19%) Enterprise Architecture
11 21 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (6.85%) Open Source
13 18 (6.16%) OOP
13 18 (6.16%) Software Engineering
14 17 (5.82%) E-Commerce
14 17 (5.82%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 154 (52.74%) C#
2 90 (30.82%) Java
3 63 (21.58%) JavaScript
4 53 (18.15%) SQL
5 29 (9.93%) Python
6 19 (6.51%) VB.NET
7 16 (5.48%) TypeScript
8 14 (4.79%) Ruby
9 12 (4.11%) VB
10 8 (2.74%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.71%) C
11 5 (1.71%) Erlang
12 4 (1.37%) C++
13 2 (0.68%) F#
13 2 (0.68%) VBA
14 1 (0.34%) COBOL
14 1 (0.34%) PHP
14 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (4.79%) Degree
2 8 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.34%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.93%) QA
2 5 (1.71%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (3.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 122 (41.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.82%) Oracle
3 6 (2.05%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.71%) EMC
5 4 (1.37%) Hitachi
5 4 (1.37%) NEC
6 3 (1.03%) TOWER Software
7 2 (0.68%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.68%) Facebook
7 2 (0.68%) Google
7 2 (0.68%) IBM
8 1 (0.34%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: Up to £75,000
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