Period
to 17 December 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 920 903 888
Rank change year-on-year -17 -15 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 224 318 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 192 286 317
UK median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £57,275 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,625 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £66,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.36% +21.74%

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 152,666 171,146 177,519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 122,303 137,777 148,225
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

.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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 13 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 17 December 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 -21 222 £77,500 +3.33% 16
London +5 134 £82,500 +3.13% 9
UK excluding London -5 87 £70,000 +5.66% 8
South East +26 29 £70,000 +3.70% 1
North of England +8 20 £70,000 +24.44%
South West +25 19 £80,000 +18.52% 4
North West +7 15 £71,250 +29.55%
Midlands +17 10 £71,250 +9.62%
East of England +12 9 £82,500 +17.86% 2
West Midlands +40 7 £85,000 +41.67%
Yorkshire +34 3 £75,000 +7.14%
East Midlands +14 3 £38,500 -50.32%
North East +1 2 £52,500 +19.32%

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 224 (100.00%) .NET
2 180 (80.36%) C#
3 140 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 139 (62.05%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (45.98%) JavaScript
6 89 (39.73%) Microsoft
7 82 (36.61%) SQL
8 79 (35.27%) Microservices
9 74 (33.04%) Amazon AWS
10 73 (32.59%) CSS
10 73 (32.59%) MVC
11 67 (29.91%) SQL Server
12 64 (28.57%) HTML
13 63 (28.13%) ASP.NET
14 59 (26.34%) Java
15 58 (25.89%) SOA
15 58 (25.89%) DevOps
16 53 (23.66%) Web Services
16 53 (23.66%) AngularJS
17 52 (23.21%) TOGAF
18 51 (22.77%) Finance
18 51 (22.77%) ASP.NET Web API
19 45 (20.09%) Waterfall
19 45 (20.09%) React
20 44 (19.64%) REST
21 42 (18.75%) Mentoring
22 41 (18.30%) .NET Core
23 39 (17.41%) Business Intelligence
24 38 (16.96%) Scrum
24 38 (16.96%) .NET Framework

.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 31 (13.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.57%) CMS
3 6 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.79%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.34%) IIS
6 2 (0.89%) Confluence
6 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.45%) JBoss
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.45%) Maya
Business Applications
1 15 (6.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 140 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (33.04%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.91%) PaaS
3 11 (4.91%) SaaS
4 9 (4.02%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (3.57%) IaaS
6 7 (3.13%) Serverless
7 6 (2.68%) Azure Functions
7 6 (2.68%) GitHub
8 3 (1.34%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.45%) Akamai
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.36%) Extranet
1 12 (5.36%) Intranet
2 2 (0.89%) Internet
2 2 (0.89%) SMS
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (8.04%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 13 (5.80%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.91%) Big Data
6 11 (4.91%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.68%) Cosmos DB
8 6 (2.68%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.79%) Riak
10 3 (1.34%) OLAP
10 3 (1.34%) Power BI
10 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.48%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.59%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (2.68%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.23%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.79%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.89%) JIRA
8 1 (0.45%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.45%) NUnit
8 1 (0.45%) SonarQube
General
1 51 (22.77%) Finance
2 28 (12.50%) Retail
3 27 (12.05%) Telecoms
4 18 (8.04%) Banking
5 10 (4.46%) Electronics
5 10 (4.46%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.46%) Marketing
6 4 (1.79%) Legal
7 2 (0.89%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (32.59%) CSS
3 64 (28.57%) HTML
4 63 (28.13%) ASP.NET
5 53 (23.66%) AngularJS
5 53 (23.66%) Web Services
6 51 (22.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 45 (20.09%) React
8 44 (19.64%) REST
9 41 (18.30%) .NET Core
10 38 (16.96%) .NET Framework
11 30 (13.39%) jQuery
12 29 (12.95%) Node.js
13 26 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (11.16%) Entity Framework
15 23 (10.27%) RESTful
16 20 (8.93%) JSON
17 19 (8.48%) HTML5
17 19 (8.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (8.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (9.82%) N-Tier
3 11 (4.91%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.02%) User Experience
5 8 (3.57%) Fintech
6 5 (2.23%) Xbox
7 4 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.34%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.34%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.34%) NHS
8 3 (1.34%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.89%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.89%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.46%) Windows
2 6 (2.68%) Linux
2 6 (2.68%) Unix
3 1 (0.45%) Android
3 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (62.05%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (35.27%) Microservices
3 73 (32.59%) MVC
4 58 (25.89%) DevOps
4 58 (25.89%) SOA
5 52 (23.21%) TOGAF
6 45 (20.09%) Waterfall
7 42 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 39 (17.41%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (16.96%) Scrum
10 36 (16.07%) SDLC
11 33 (14.73%) E-Commerce
11 33 (14.73%) TDD
12 27 (12.05%) Analytics
13 26 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (11.61%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (11.16%) Test Automation
14 25 (11.16%) Zachman Framework
15 24 (10.71%) Software Engineering
16 23 (10.27%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 180 (80.36%) C#
2 103 (45.98%) JavaScript
3 82 (36.61%) SQL
4 59 (26.34%) Java
5 35 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.80%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.68%) C++
7 6 (2.68%) Python
8 4 (1.79%) C
8 4 (1.79%) Go
8 4 (1.79%) Java 8
8 4 (1.79%) Scala
9 3 (1.34%) PHP
9 3 (1.34%) R
10 1 (0.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 23 (10.27%) Degree
2 14 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.79%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (1.34%) CISSP
4 3 (1.34%) SSCP
5 1 (0.45%) CCNA
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.45%) MCSA
5 1 (0.45%) MCSE
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 23 (10.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.57%) Terraform
2 3 (1.34%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.05%) Google
3 14 (6.25%) Nintex
4 11 (4.91%) SAP
5 5 (2.23%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.34%) Tableau
7 2 (0.89%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.89%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle
8 1 (0.45%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.45%) Xamarin