Period
to 20 October 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 2019.

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
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 896 903 895
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 160 260 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 121 218 286
UK median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +1.69%
10th Percentile £61,250 £57,425 £53,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% -

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 130,140 156,813 167,354
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.92% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 103,794 126,329 133,994
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 20 October 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 12 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 20 October 2019. 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 +11 157 £80,000 +10.34% 23
London +50 90 £85,000 +9.68% 7
UK excluding London +29 67 £70,000 - 17
North of England +20 19 £70,000 +12.00% 7
South East +26 18 £67,500 -3.57% 6
South West +7 14 £97,500 +25.81%
North West +36 12 £70,000 +12.00% 2
East of England +67 11 £75,000 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire -1 7 £75,000 - 4
Midlands +23 5 £56,250 -29.69% 1
East Midlands +23 4 £55,000 -7.17% 1
West Midlands +16 1 £57,500 -28.13%

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, .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.

1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 106 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (60.00%) Azure
4 95 (59.38%) C#
5 89 (55.63%) Microsoft
6 86 (53.75%) Microservices
7 73 (45.63%) DevOps
8 66 (41.25%) AWS
9 53 (33.13%) Java
10 52 (32.50%) RESTful
11 50 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 47 (29.38%) Finance
13 46 (28.75%) SQL
14 44 (27.50%) .NET Framework
14 44 (27.50%) JavaScript
15 40 (25.00%) React
15 40 (25.00%) Software Architecture
16 39 (24.38%) Retail
17 38 (23.75%) Google
18 37 (23.13%) Migration
18 37 (23.13%) .NET Core
19 36 (22.50%) Architecture Roadmap
20 35 (21.88%) TOGAF
20 35 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
20 35 (21.88%) AngularJS
21 34 (21.25%) ASP.NET
21 34 (21.25%) Creative Thinking
22 33 (20.63%) SQL Server
23 32 (20.00%) MVC
24 31 (19.38%) Azure SQL Database

.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 12 (7.50%) CMS
2 11 (6.88%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 8 (5.00%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 96 (60.00%) Azure
2 66 (41.25%) AWS
3 14 (8.75%) Serverless
4 13 (8.13%) PaaS
5 9 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (5.00%) Azure Functions
6 8 (5.00%) SaaS
7 6 (3.75%) GCP
8 4 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.50%) IaaS
9 3 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) DNS
1 1 (0.63%) Firewall
1 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 31 (19.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 13 (8.13%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.00%) Cosmos DB
5 5 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.13%) Redis
5 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.50%) Big Data
6 4 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.88%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.25%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.63%) Bower
4 1 (0.63%) Grunt
4 1 (0.63%) gulp
4 1 (0.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) Log4Net
4 1 (0.63%) NUnit
4 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.63%) Selenium
4 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (29.38%) Finance
2 39 (24.38%) Retail
3 14 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.00%) Banking
4 8 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.13%) Front Office
6 4 (2.50%) Advertising
7 3 (1.88%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.25%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (32.50%) RESTful
3 44 (27.50%) .NET Framework
4 40 (25.00%) React
5 37 (23.13%) .NET Core
6 35 (21.88%) AngularJS
6 35 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (21.25%) ASP.NET
8 24 (15.00%) Node.js
9 21 (13.13%) Entity Framework
10 19 (11.88%) CSS
11 14 (8.75%) jQuery
11 14 (8.75%) Web Services
12 13 (8.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (6.25%) REST
14 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (4.38%) Redux
16 6 (3.75%) RabbitMQ
17 5 (3.13%) ADO.NET
17 5 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (8.75%) N-Tier
3 10 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.75%) User Experience
7 5 (3.13%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.50%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.50%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.63%) Online Games
9 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.25%) Linux
1 2 (1.25%) Unix
1 2 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (53.75%) Microservices
3 73 (45.63%) DevOps
4 50 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 40 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 37 (23.13%) Migration
7 36 (22.50%) Architecture Roadmap
8 35 (21.88%) TOGAF
9 34 (21.25%) Creative Thinking
10 32 (20.00%) MVC
11 30 (18.75%) Test Automation
12 28 (17.50%) OO
12 28 (17.50%) Software Engineering
13 27 (16.88%) SOA
13 27 (16.88%) Technical Leadership
14 26 (16.25%) SOLID
15 25 (15.63%) E-Commerce
15 25 (15.63%) Unit Testing
16 24 (15.00%) TDD
17 19 (11.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 95 (59.38%) C#
2 53 (33.13%) Java
3 46 (28.75%) SQL
4 44 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.13%) PowerShell
6 11 (6.88%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.75%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.13%) Scala
9 2 (1.25%) C++
9 2 (1.25%) Python
10 1 (0.63%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (8.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) GDPR
1 3 (1.88%) QA
System Software
1 18 (11.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (10.63%) Kubernetes
2 13 (8.13%) Terraform
3 2 (1.25%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 89 (55.63%) Microsoft
2 38 (23.75%) Google
3 6 (3.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.63%) TOWER Software