Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 940 877 959
Rank change year-on-year -63 +82 -130
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 247 304 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 218 284 331
UK median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £91,625 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +21.74% -11.54%

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 168,954 167,321 203,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,376 139,001 170,390
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

.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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 16 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 February 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 -53 241 £75,000 - 34
London -16 136 £80,000 -3.03% 16
UK excluding London -32 111 £65,000 -7.14% 19
North of England -21 31 £56,250 -16.67% 4
South East +8 26 £75,000 +7.14% 1
East of England +7 21 £67,500 +3.85% 5
North West -11 18 £56,250 -19.64% 3
Midlands -8 16 £60,000 -20.00% 3
South West -8 11 £65,000 -18.75% 5
West Midlands -13 10 £60,000 -7.69% 2
North East -18 7 £44,000 -2.22% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £66,750 -11.00% 1
Yorkshire +4 6 £70,000 +19.15%
Northern Ireland - 3 £52,500 -
Wales - 2 £47,500 -
Scotland -37 1 £70,000 +21.74% 1

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 143 (57.89%) C#
3 125 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (34.82%) Microsoft
5 85 (34.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 80 (32.39%) SQL
7 71 (28.74%) JavaScript
8 68 (27.53%) HTML
9 67 (27.13%) ASP.NET
10 66 (26.72%) CSS
10 66 (26.72%) MVC
11 65 (26.32%) TDD
12 60 (24.29%) SQL Server
13 50 (20.24%) SOA
14 49 (19.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 47 (19.03%) Microservices
15 47 (19.03%) Java
15 47 (19.03%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (18.62%) .NET Framework
17 42 (17.00%) BDD
18 41 (16.60%) Web Services
18 41 (16.60%) REST
19 40 (16.19%) Node.js
20 36 (14.57%) SOLID
21 35 (14.17%) Test Automation
22 34 (13.77%) MongoDB
22 34 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
23 33 (13.36%) NoSQL
24 32 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
25 30 (12.15%) Web Development

.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 14 (5.67%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.02%) CMS
3 5 (2.02%) Umbraco
3 5 (2.02%) WordPress
4 4 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.21%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.81%) IIS
6 2 (0.81%) JBoss
7 1 (0.40%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 85 (34.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (19.03%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (5.67%) Office 365
4 14 (5.67%) Serverless
5 10 (4.05%) PaaS
5 10 (4.05%) SaaS
6 7 (2.83%) IaaS
7 5 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.62%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.81%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.81%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.40%) Boomi
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) Firewall
1 2 (0.81%) HTTP
1 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.77%) MongoDB
3 33 (13.36%) NoSQL
4 20 (8.10%) Big Data
5 19 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (2.83%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.83%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (2.83%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.43%) MySQL
10 5 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (2.02%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.81%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.81%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 28 (11.34%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.50%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (3.24%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.83%) Subversion
6 4 (1.62%) git-flow
7 3 (1.21%) NUnit
7 3 (1.21%) Selenium
7 3 (1.21%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.81%) Bower
8 2 (0.81%) Grunt
8 2 (0.81%) Lombardi
8 2 (0.81%) MSTest
8 2 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.81%) PostCSS
8 2 (0.81%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.40%) JIRA
9 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (10.93%) Finance
2 14 (5.67%) Banking
3 13 (5.26%) Marketing
3 13 (5.26%) Retail
4 5 (2.02%) Advertising
5 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.81%) Legal
5 2 (0.81%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Automotive
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (27.53%) HTML
3 67 (27.13%) ASP.NET
4 66 (26.72%) CSS
5 49 (19.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 46 (18.62%) .NET Framework
7 41 (16.60%) REST
7 41 (16.60%) Web Services
8 40 (16.19%) Node.js
9 34 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (10.93%) Entity Framework
11 26 (10.53%) SOAP
12 22 (8.91%) WCF
13 21 (8.50%) AngularJS
13 21 (8.50%) HTML5
14 17 (6.88%) .NET Core
15 15 (6.07%) Redux
16 14 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 13 (5.26%) RESTful
18 10 (4.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.48%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.67%) Xbox
4 12 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (4.05%) Fintech
6 9 (3.64%) User Experience
7 6 (2.43%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.02%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.62%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.62%) Social Media
10 3 (1.21%) Derivative
10 3 (1.21%) Wiki
11 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.40%) FMCG
12 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.24%) Linux
2 7 (2.83%) Unix
3 2 (0.81%) Windows
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (26.72%) MVC
3 65 (26.32%) TDD
4 50 (20.24%) SOA
5 47 (19.03%) Microservices
6 42 (17.00%) BDD
7 36 (14.57%) SOLID
8 35 (14.17%) Test Automation
9 30 (12.15%) Web Development
10 27 (10.93%) Scrum
11 26 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (10.53%) SDLC
12 25 (10.12%) OO
13 23 (9.31%) Data Science
14 21 (8.50%) Business Analysis
14 21 (8.50%) User Stories
15 20 (8.10%) Mentoring
16 19 (7.69%) Presales
17 18 (7.29%) Enterprise Architecture
18 17 (6.88%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 143 (57.89%) C#
2 80 (32.39%) SQL
3 71 (28.74%) JavaScript
4 47 (19.03%) Java
5 9 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 9 (3.64%) Scala
6 8 (3.24%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.43%) C++
7 6 (2.43%) PHP
8 5 (2.02%) VB
9 3 (1.21%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.81%) ES7
10 2 (0.81%) Java 9
10 2 (0.81%) Python
10 2 (0.81%) Ruby
10 2 (0.81%) U-SQL
10 2 (0.81%) VC++
11 1 (0.40%) C++/CLI
11 1 (0.40%) Go
11 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (10.93%) Degree
2 5 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.88%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (11.74%) Docker
2 8 (3.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 86 (34.82%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.34%) Oracle
3 14 (5.67%) Sitecore
4 11 (4.45%) TIBCO
5 9 (3.64%) Pega
6 3 (1.21%) Capita
6 3 (1.21%) Google
7 2 (0.81%) Alteryx
7 2 (0.81%) IBM
7 2 (0.81%) Informatica
7 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.81%) SnapLogic
8 1 (0.40%) BT
8 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.40%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Siebel
8 1 (0.40%) Yahoo!