Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 844 954 891
Rank change year-on-year +110 -63 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 252 247 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 217 219 289
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +13.73%
10th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% +16.67%

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 145,071 169,822 169,826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.31% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,020 139,244 141,122
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

.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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +86 247 £80,000 +6.67% 26
London +62 165 £85,000 +6.25% 11
UK excluding London +52 83 £72,000 +10.77% 15
North of England +53 27 £75,000 +33.33% 3
North West +24 25 £75,000 +33.33% 2
South East +30 19 £70,000 -6.67% 3
South West +18 19 £80,000 +23.08% 6
Midlands +34 14 £50,000 -16.67% 2
West Midlands +39 8 £55,000 -8.33% 2
East Midlands +36 6 £38,500 -40.77%
East of England +33 3 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +31 2 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Northern Ireland -16 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, .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.

1 252 (100.00%) .NET
2 202 (80.16%) C#
3 163 (64.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 157 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (48.02%) JavaScript
6 98 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 95 (37.70%) Microservices
8 94 (37.30%) Amazon AWS
9 90 (35.71%) SQL
10 85 (33.73%) CSS
11 78 (30.95%) DevOps
12 76 (30.16%) Web Services
12 76 (30.16%) MVC
13 74 (29.37%) SQL Server
14 70 (27.78%) ASP.NET
14 70 (27.78%) AngularJS
15 69 (27.38%) HTML
16 67 (26.59%) Finance
17 65 (25.79%) ASP.NET Web API
18 64 (25.40%) TOGAF
18 64 (25.40%) Java
19 62 (24.60%) React
20 60 (23.81%) SOA
21 56 (22.22%) .NET Core
22 53 (21.03%) Scrum
23 52 (20.63%) Waterfall
24 49 (19.44%) .NET Framework
25 46 (18.25%) REST
26 44 (17.46%) E-Commerce
26 44 (17.46%) T-SQL

.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 43 (17.06%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.95%) CMS
3 9 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.98%) Confluence
6 2 (0.79%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.79%) IIS
6 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 163 (64.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (37.30%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.57%) IaaS
3 9 (3.57%) Serverless
4 8 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (2.78%) PaaS
5 7 (2.78%) SaaS
6 6 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.19%) Azure Functions
8 3 (1.19%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (1.19%) GitHub
9 1 (0.40%) Akamai
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.94%) Extranet
1 20 (7.94%) Intranet
2 1 (0.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (29.37%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.51%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (6.75%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 13 (5.16%) Big Data
7 12 (4.76%) Hadoop
8 11 (4.37%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.38%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (1.59%) MySQL
11 4 (1.59%) Power BI
11 4 (1.59%) Riak
11 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.19%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (1.19%) OLAP
12 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (10.71%) Visual Studio Team System
2 23 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (7.54%) Git (software)
4 14 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (3.17%) JIRA
7 6 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.19%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.40%) NUnit
General
1 67 (26.59%) Finance
2 36 (14.29%) Retail
3 27 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.56%) Banking
5 11 (4.37%) Marketing
6 8 (3.17%) Electronics
6 8 (3.17%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.98%) Games
8 2 (0.79%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (100.00%) .NET
2 85 (33.73%) CSS
3 76 (30.16%) Web Services
4 70 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 70 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 69 (27.38%) HTML
6 65 (25.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 62 (24.60%) React
8 56 (22.22%) .NET Core
9 49 (19.44%) .NET Framework
10 46 (18.25%) REST
11 39 (15.48%) RESTful
12 38 (15.08%) jQuery
13 34 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (11.51%) Entity Framework
15 26 (10.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (9.52%) Node.js
17 22 (8.73%) JSON
17 22 (8.73%) XML
18 18 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (10.71%) N-Tier
3 12 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.97%) Fintech
4 10 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.97%) User Experience
5 8 (3.17%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.17%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.59%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.40%) Blog
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.40%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.57%) Windows
2 6 (2.38%) Linux
2 6 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (0.40%) Android
3 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (37.70%) Microservices
3 78 (30.95%) DevOps
4 76 (30.16%) MVC
5 64 (25.40%) TOGAF
6 60 (23.81%) SOA
7 53 (21.03%) Scrum
8 52 (20.63%) Waterfall
9 44 (17.46%) E-Commerce
10 41 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (15.87%) TDD
12 38 (15.08%) SDLC
13 37 (14.68%) Analytics
13 37 (14.68%) Test Automation
14 34 (13.49%) Mentoring
15 33 (13.10%) Enterprise Architecture
16 32 (12.70%) Computer Science
17 31 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
18 30 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (11.90%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 202 (80.16%) C#
2 121 (48.02%) JavaScript
3 90 (35.71%) SQL
4 64 (25.40%) Java
5 44 (17.46%) T-SQL
6 16 (6.35%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.78%) Python
8 5 (1.98%) Java 8
8 5 (1.98%) PHP
9 4 (1.59%) Go
10 3 (1.19%) R
11 2 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.40%) C++
12 1 (0.40%) ES6
12 1 (0.40%) Groovy
12 1 (0.40%) Ruby
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
12 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (14.29%) Degree
2 21 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.79%) CISSP
3 2 (0.79%) SSCP
3 2 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 31 (12.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.37%) Kubernetes
1 11 (4.37%) Terraform
2 3 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.40%) Ansible
3 1 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.49%) Google
3 20 (7.94%) Nintex
4 10 (3.97%) SAP
5 5 (1.98%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.98%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.19%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.19%) Tableau
7 1 (0.40%) Demandware
7 1 (0.40%) Facebook
7 1 (0.40%) VMware