Period
to 26 November 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £78,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 November 2020.

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
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 563 899 937
Rank change year-on-year +336 +38 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 141 169 235
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 131 145 207
Median annual salary £78,500 £85,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.65% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,400
90th Percentile £138,750 £107,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

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 52,250 129,810 154,389
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.60% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 43,533 103,899 124,411
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Architect.

Salary trend for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Architect over the 6 months to 26 November 2020.

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 26 November 2020. 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 +325 141 £78,500 -7.65% 17
UK excluding London +292 82 £70,000 - 11
London +235 59 £110,000 +29.41% 6
North of England +163 48 £69,000 -1.43% 3
North West +136 35 £70,000 - 2
Work from Home -1 18 £72,500 +3.57% 1
Midlands +132 16 £65,000 +18.18% 3
East Midlands +96 15 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Yorkshire +98 11 £55,500 -20.71% 1
East of England +131 10 £78,500 -0.32% 1
South East +178 8 £68,000 +4.62% 4
North East - 2 £67,500 -
West Midlands +93 1 £55,000 -2.22%

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2020, .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.

1 141 (100.00%) .NET
2 107 (75.89%) C#
3 81 (57.45%) Azure
4 79 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (54.61%) Microservices
6 70 (49.65%) .NET Core
6 70 (49.65%) Finance
7 54 (38.30%) React
8 49 (34.75%) AngularJS
9 47 (33.33%) AWS
9 47 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 45 (31.91%) ASP.NET
11 41 (29.08%) SQL Server
11 41 (29.08%) Software Engineering
11 41 (29.08%) ASP.NET Core
12 40 (28.37%) Microsoft
13 39 (27.66%) Web Services
14 37 (26.24%) Vue.js
15 35 (24.82%) Fintech
15 35 (24.82%) Migration
16 33 (23.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 31 (21.99%) Asset Management
17 31 (21.99%) Fixed Income
17 31 (21.99%) Equities
17 31 (21.99%) Enterprise Architecture
17 31 (21.99%) Derivative
17 31 (21.99%) Investment Management
17 31 (21.99%) Front Office
17 31 (21.99%) DevOps
17 31 (21.99%) Hedge funds

.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 8 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) Mule
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 81 (57.45%) Azure
2 47 (33.33%) AWS
3 17 (12.06%) GCP
4 14 (9.93%) PaaS
5 13 (9.22%) SaaS
6 10 (7.09%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (6.38%) Power Platform
8 5 (3.55%) IaaS
9 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.71%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.71%) GitHub
9 1 (0.71%) NuGet
9 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) AMQP
1 1 (0.71%) DNS
1 1 (0.71%) HTTP
1 1 (0.71%) Internet
1 1 (0.71%) SSL
1 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (5.67%) Data Lake
3 8 (5.67%) Redis
4 6 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.55%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.84%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.84%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.13%) MySQL
7 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.42%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.71%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.71%) Power BI
9 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) GitLab
2 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.71%) NUnit
2 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (49.65%) Finance
2 31 (21.99%) Front Office
3 8 (5.67%) Back Office
4 5 (3.55%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Law
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (49.65%) .NET Core
3 54 (38.30%) React
4 49 (34.75%) AngularJS
5 45 (31.91%) ASP.NET
6 41 (29.08%) ASP.NET Core
7 39 (27.66%) Web Services
8 37 (26.24%) Vue.js
9 28 (19.86%) .NET Framework
10 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (14.89%) CSS
11 21 (14.89%) REST
12 17 (12.06%) jQuery
13 14 (9.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (9.22%) Middleware
15 12 (8.51%) XML
16 10 (7.09%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (7.09%) RESTful
17 9 (6.38%) Ajax
18 7 (4.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (21.99%) Derivative
2 31 (21.99%) Equities
2 31 (21.99%) Fixed Income
2 31 (21.99%) Hedge funds
3 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.55%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.42%) Robotics
8 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) NHS
8 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.80%) Windows
2 4 (2.84%) Android
2 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.71%) Linux
4 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (54.61%) Microservices
3 41 (29.08%) Software Engineering
4 35 (24.82%) Fintech
4 35 (24.82%) Migration
5 31 (21.99%) Asset Management
5 31 (21.99%) DevOps
5 31 (21.99%) Enterprise Architecture
5 31 (21.99%) Investment Management
6 24 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (17.02%) Use Case
7 21 (14.89%) Sequence Diagram
7 21 (14.89%) User Stories
8 18 (12.77%) MVC
8 18 (12.77%) Scrum
9 15 (10.64%) TOGAF
10 14 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (9.93%) Test Automation
11 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
11 13 (9.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 107 (75.89%) C#
2 47 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (16.31%) SQL
4 18 (12.77%) Java
5 10 (7.09%) Python
6 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.13%) PHP
8 2 (1.42%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.42%) Ruby
9 1 (0.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.67%) Degree
1 8 (5.67%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) PSD2
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) Docker
2 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.55%) MIIS
2 5 (3.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (28.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.06%) Google
3 5 (3.55%) Databricks
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle
4 3 (2.13%) webMethods
5 2 (1.42%) Xamarin