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The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £88,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

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
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1101 942 658
Rank change year-on-year -159 -284 +263
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 126 69 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.061% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.066% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 112 66 112
10th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £55,500
25th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £70,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £88,750 £85,000 £97,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.41% -12.82% +21.88%
75th Percentile £110,000 £105,625 £132,188
90th Percentile - £115,000 £138,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £77,500 £71,250 £67,750
% change year-on-year +8.77% +5.17% -9.67%

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 157,044 103,898 61,800
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 84,149 73,476 50,466
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%

.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 8 August 2022.

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 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -171 100 £85,000 - 14
Work from Home -164 72 £80,000 +8.47% 7
UK excluding London -90 55 £77,500 +8.77% 11
London -181 42 £107,500 +13.16% 4
East of England -53 18 £77,500 +3.33% 2
South East -48 16 £80,000 +14.29% 3
North of England -56 15 £120,000 +9.09% 2
North West -52 12 £120,000 +9.09%
South West -19 5 £60,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire - 3 £82,500 - 2
West Midlands -56 1 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Midlands -61 1 £75,000 +7.14% 3

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

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, .NET Architect job roles required the following 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.

1 126 (100.00%) .NET
2 97 (76.98%) C#
3 78 (61.90%) Azure
4 74 (58.73%) SQL
5 71 (56.35%) Microsoft
6 58 (46.03%) .NET Core
7 57 (45.24%) Agile
8 50 (39.68%) CI/CD
9 48 (38.10%) Microservices
10 40 (31.75%) SQL Server
11 39 (30.95%) DevOps
12 34 (26.98%) Azure Service Bus
13 32 (25.40%) Social Skills
13 32 (25.40%) PaaS
14 31 (24.60%) Azure SQL Database
15 27 (21.43%) SaaS
16 23 (18.25%) Docker
16 23 (18.25%) Kubernetes
16 23 (18.25%) Terraform
17 22 (17.46%) WCF
17 22 (17.46%) PowerShell
18 21 (16.67%) AWS
18 21 (16.67%) Azure Logic Apps
19 20 (15.87%) Azure Key Vault
19 20 (15.87%) ARM Templates
19 20 (15.87%) Serverless
19 20 (15.87%) Technical Leadership
19 20 (15.87%) WPF
20 19 (15.08%) Test Automation
20 19 (15.08%) Azure Functions

.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 9 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 78 (61.90%) Azure
2 34 (26.98%) Azure Service Bus
3 32 (25.40%) PaaS
4 27 (21.43%) SaaS
5 21 (16.67%) AWS
5 21 (16.67%) Azure Logic Apps
6 20 (15.87%) Azure Key Vault
6 20 (15.87%) Serverless
7 19 (15.08%) Azure Functions
8 15 (11.90%) Azure DevOps
9 12 (9.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 10 (7.94%) Azure Event Grid
11 3 (2.38%) Azure AKS
11 3 (2.38%) GCP
11 3 (2.38%) IaaS
12 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.79%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.79%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.60%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (11.90%) NoSQL
4 12 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.79%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.79%) Redis
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.94%) JIRA
3 5 (3.97%) Subversion
3 5 (3.97%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) Cypress.io
4 1 (0.79%) GitLab
4 1 (0.79%) NUnit
4 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.79%) Storybook
General
1 32 (25.40%) Social Skills
2 15 (11.90%) Finance
3 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 3 (2.38%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Publishing
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (46.03%) .NET Core
3 22 (17.46%) WCF
4 20 (15.87%) ARM Templates
4 20 (15.87%) WPF
5 19 (15.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (14.29%) React
7 17 (13.49%) .NET Framework
8 15 (11.90%) REST
9 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (7.94%) RESTful
11 9 (7.14%) AngularJS
12 7 (5.56%) Kafka
13 6 (4.76%) Autofac
13 6 (4.76%) Node.js
14 5 (3.97%) jQuery
14 5 (3.97%) Vue.js
15 3 (2.38%) CSS
15 3 (2.38%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.76%) Blockchain
1 6 (4.76%) Legacy Code
1 6 (4.76%) Legacy Systems
2 5 (3.97%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.17%) User Experience
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.59%) PropTech
5 2 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.79%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.24%) Agile
2 50 (39.68%) CI/CD
3 48 (38.10%) Microservices
4 39 (30.95%) DevOps
5 20 (15.87%) Technical Leadership
6 19 (15.08%) Test Automation
7 18 (14.29%) Scrum
8 17 (13.49%) MVC
9 16 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (12.70%) Migration
9 16 (12.70%) Project Delivery
10 14 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
11 13 (10.32%) OO
11 13 (10.32%) Refactoring
11 13 (10.32%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (8.73%) API Design
12 11 (8.73%) SOLID
13 10 (7.94%) Backlog Refinement
13 10 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (7.94%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 97 (76.98%) C#
2 74 (58.73%) SQL
3 22 (17.46%) PowerShell
4 13 (10.32%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.94%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.59%) Java
6 2 (1.59%) Python
7 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) GDPR
2 1 (0.79%) HL7
2 1 (0.79%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 23 (18.25%) Docker
2 2 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (18.25%) Kubernetes
1 23 (18.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 71 (56.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (1.59%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.79%) ATG
4 1 (0.79%) Google
4 1 (0.79%) Informatica
4 1 (0.79%) Telerik