Period
to 19 February 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 881 874 961
Rank change year-on-year -7 +87 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 126 254 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 108 220 218
UK median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £96,500 £92,500 £91,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £71,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.59% +10.00% -7.14%

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 118,486 145,343 169,165
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.91% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 94,965 116,355 138,546
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
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 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 11 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 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 +1 126 £85,000 +6.25% 7
London -5 64 £85,000 +0.59% 4
UK excluding London +58 62 £67,500 -5.59% 5
South East +46 22 £63,750 -8.93%
North of England +56 19 £70,000 -6.67% 2
North West +40 17 £70,000 -6.67% 2
East of England +77 11 £86,250 +15.00%
Midlands +35 10 £56,250 +12.50% 1
West Midlands +35 4 £56,250 +2.27%
East Midlands +26 4 £55,000 +42.86%
Yorkshire +26 2 £60,000 -11.11%

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 126 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (78.57%) C#
3 79 (62.70%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (61.90%) Azure
5 60 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 51 (40.48%) .NET Core
7 50 (39.68%) Microservices
7 50 (39.68%) JavaScript
8 43 (34.13%) AWS
9 39 (30.95%) Finance
10 38 (30.16%) DevOps
11 36 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (28.57%) .NET Framework
12 35 (27.78%) SQL
12 35 (27.78%) CSS
13 34 (26.98%) ASP.NET
13 34 (26.98%) SOA
14 32 (25.40%) RESTful
15 31 (24.60%) jQuery
15 31 (24.60%) MVC
16 30 (23.81%) Unit Testing
16 30 (23.81%) SOLID
17 29 (23.02%) AngularJS
17 29 (23.02%) Enterprise Architecture
18 28 (22.22%) Test Automation
19 27 (21.43%) Technical Leadership
20 25 (19.84%) React
21 23 (18.25%) Waterfall
21 23 (18.25%) TDD
21 23 (18.25%) Scrum

.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 5 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.38%) TPMS
3 2 (1.59%) Mule
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 78 (61.90%) Azure
2 43 (34.13%) AWS
3 20 (15.87%) PaaS
4 13 (10.32%) Serverless
5 12 (9.52%) IaaS
6 10 (7.94%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (7.94%) GCP
7 9 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (6.35%) SaaS
9 3 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.59%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) DNS
1 3 (2.38%) Firewall
1 3 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 19 (15.08%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.38%) MySQL
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.38%) SQLite
7 2 (1.59%) Power BI
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 5 (3.97%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (3.17%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.38%) Selenium
5 2 (1.59%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.59%) Bower
5 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.59%) Grunt
5 2 (1.59%) gulp
5 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.59%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.59%) Postman
5 2 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.79%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.79%) Log4Net
6 1 (0.79%) NUnit
6 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (30.95%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Banking
2 9 (7.14%) Retail
3 4 (3.17%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (40.48%) .NET Core
3 36 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 36 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 35 (27.78%) CSS
5 34 (26.98%) ASP.NET
6 32 (25.40%) RESTful
7 31 (24.60%) jQuery
8 29 (23.02%) AngularJS
9 25 (19.84%) React
10 22 (17.46%) Web Services
11 19 (15.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (14.29%) Entity Framework
13 16 (12.70%) Node.js
14 15 (11.90%) HTML
15 13 (10.32%) RabbitMQ
16 11 (8.73%) REST
17 8 (6.35%) HTML5
18 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Core
18 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.32%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.76%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.17%) AS400
6 4 (3.17%) Blog
6 4 (3.17%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.38%) SCADA
8 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.59%) User Experience
9 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.59%) Linux
1 2 (1.59%) Unix
1 2 (1.59%) Windows
2 1 (0.79%) Android
2 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (62.70%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (39.68%) Microservices
3 38 (30.16%) DevOps
4 34 (26.98%) SOA
5 31 (24.60%) MVC
6 30 (23.81%) SOLID
6 30 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 29 (23.02%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 27 (21.43%) Technical Leadership
10 23 (18.25%) Scrum
10 23 (18.25%) TDD
10 23 (18.25%) Waterfall
11 22 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (15.87%) OO
12 20 (15.87%) Technical Architecture
13 18 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
13 18 (14.29%) Mentoring
14 17 (13.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 99 (78.57%) C#
2 50 (39.68%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.78%) SQL
4 18 (14.29%) Java
4 18 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.17%) RPG
6 3 (2.38%) C++
6 3 (2.38%) Python
7 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.79%) Elm
8 1 (0.79%) F#
Qualifications
1 9 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (14.29%) Terraform
2 3 (2.38%) Ansible
3 2 (1.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 60 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.35%) Google
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle
3 3 (2.38%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.59%) New Relic
4 2 (1.59%) Tableau
4 2 (1.59%) TOWER Software
4 2 (1.59%) webMethods
5 1 (0.79%) Xamarin