Period
to 23 September 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 550 920 924
Rank change year-on-year +370 +4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 137 163 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 124 123 205
Median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £59,250
90th Percentile £138,750 £107,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £68,000 £71,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year -4.56% +1.79% +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 46,861 134,077 158,753
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 95.77% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38,279 106,766 127,890
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +382 137 £80,000 +6.67% 15
UK excluding London +348 75 £68,000 -4.56% 13
London +229 62 £132,500 +55.88% 2
North of England +220 49 £68,000 -2.86% 5
North West +169 43 £70,000 - 5
Work from Home +68 18 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Midlands +153 11 £65,000 +18.18% 4
East Midlands +101 9 £65,000 +23.81% 3
South East +218 7 £65,000 -7.14% 3
East of England +140 7 £85,000 +14.86% 1
Yorkshire +142 6 £63,750 -12.07%
West Midlands +104 2 £56,250 -6.25% 1
South West +119 1 £57,500 -41.03%

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 137 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (79.56%) C#
3 94 (68.61%) Finance
4 77 (56.20%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (53.28%) React
6 71 (51.82%) AngularJS
7 70 (51.09%) Azure
8 65 (47.45%) Microservices
9 60 (43.80%) AWS
9 60 (43.80%) .NET Core
10 56 (40.88%) JavaScript
11 52 (37.96%) ASP.NET
12 50 (36.50%) Web Services
13 49 (35.77%) Fintech
14 47 (34.31%) Hedge funds
14 47 (34.31%) Asset Management
15 46 (33.58%) Microsoft
16 45 (32.85%) Vue.js
16 45 (32.85%) Derivative
17 44 (32.12%) Investment Management
17 44 (32.12%) Front Office
17 44 (32.12%) Fixed Income
18 41 (29.93%) Migration
18 41 (29.93%) Software Engineering
19 40 (29.20%) ASP.NET Core
20 39 (28.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 38 (27.74%) Equities
22 33 (24.09%) .NET Framework
23 31 (22.63%) SQL Server
24 26 (18.98%) Enterprise Architecture

.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 2 (1.46%) CMS
1 2 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (1.46%) EPiServer
1 2 (1.46%) Mule
2 1 (0.73%) Confluence
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 70 (51.09%) Azure
2 60 (43.80%) AWS
3 18 (13.14%) GCP
4 9 (6.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.73%) GitHub
5 1 (0.73%) NuGet
5 1 (0.73%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.73%) PaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.73%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.73%) AMQP
2 1 (0.73%) DNS
2 1 (0.73%) HTTP
2 1 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.92%) Apache Hive
3 4 (2.92%) Redis
4 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.46%) Big Data
5 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.73%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.73%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.73%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.73%) MySQL
6 1 (0.73%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.73%) NUnit
1 1 (0.73%) SonarQube
1 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 94 (68.61%) Finance
2 44 (32.12%) Front Office
3 7 (5.11%) Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.46%) Back Office
5 2 (1.46%) Law
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Games
6 1 (0.73%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (53.28%) React
3 71 (51.82%) AngularJS
4 60 (43.80%) .NET Core
5 52 (37.96%) ASP.NET
6 50 (36.50%) Web Services
7 45 (32.85%) Vue.js
8 40 (29.20%) ASP.NET Core
9 33 (24.09%) .NET Framework
10 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (17.52%) REST
11 22 (16.06%) Middleware
12 10 (7.30%) CSS
13 9 (6.57%) RESTful
14 8 (5.84%) HTML
15 7 (5.11%) Swagger
16 5 (3.65%) XML
17 4 (2.92%) Ajax
17 4 (2.92%) JSON
17 4 (2.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (34.31%) Hedge funds
2 45 (32.85%) Derivative
3 44 (32.12%) Fixed Income
4 39 (28.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 38 (27.74%) Equities
6 21 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.46%) Robotics
10 1 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.73%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.73%) NHS
10 1 (0.73%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.73%) Social Media
10 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.76%) Windows
2 3 (2.19%) Linux
2 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.46%) Android
3 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.46%) Unix
4 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (56.20%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (47.45%) Microservices
3 49 (35.77%) Fintech
4 47 (34.31%) Asset Management
5 44 (32.12%) Investment Management
6 41 (29.93%) Migration
6 41 (29.93%) Software Engineering
7 26 (18.98%) Enterprise Architecture
8 22 (16.06%) Use Case
9 20 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (14.60%) Sequence Diagram
9 20 (14.60%) TOGAF
9 20 (14.60%) User Stories
10 19 (13.87%) IT Strategy
11 17 (12.41%) DevOps
12 15 (10.95%) Requirements Gathering
13 11 (8.03%) Mentoring
14 10 (7.30%) MVC
15 9 (6.57%) Scrum
16 8 (5.84%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 109 (79.56%) C#
2 56 (40.88%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.33%) Java
4 18 (13.14%) Python
5 17 (12.41%) SQL
6 3 (2.19%) PHP
6 3 (2.19%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.46%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.73%) C++
8 1 (0.73%) ES6
Qualifications
1 14 (10.22%) TOGAF Certification
2 7 (5.11%) Degree
3 3 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Docker
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.46%) MIIS
Vendors
1 46 (33.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.41%) Google
3 9 (6.57%) webMethods
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle
4 2 (1.46%) Pardot
4 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.73%) Xamarin