The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Architect
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 753 715 728
Rank change year-on-year -38 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 137 219 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 127 196 199
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

.NET Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured .NET Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 133 £72,500 +3.57% 11
London -9 73 £75,000 -6.25% 5
South East +39 21 £73,750 +34.09%
Kent - 10 £67,500 -
Yorkshire -7 9 £67,500 +22.72% 1
East of England -14 9 £52,500 -27.58% 4
City of London +18 7 £75,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +18 7 £70,000 +33.33%
Manchester -46 7 £72,500 +3.57% 1
North West -57 7 £72,500 +14.17% 1
West Sussex - 7 £85,000 -
South West -4 6 £71,250 +35.71%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £52,500 -
Cambridge - 6 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire +1 5 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Leeds 0 5 £67,500 +22.72% 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £72,500 -
Sheffield - 4 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £72,500 -
Bristol -26 3 £72,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 - 3
St Albans - 3 £60,000 - 3
Gatwick - 3 £80,000 -
Corby - 3 £60,000 -
Wimbledon - 3 £75,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £80,000 -
Exeter - 2 £67,500 -
Devon - 2 £67,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, .NET Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 255 (100.00%) .NET
2 150 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (56.47%) C#
4 104 (40.78%) SQL
5 99 (38.82%) Java
6 93 (36.47%) SQL Server
7 79 (30.98%) MVC
8 78 (30.59%) Microsoft
9 72 (28.24%) ASP.NET
10 62 (24.31%) JavaScript
11 60 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 52 (20.39%) Finance
13 49 (19.22%) CSS
14 48 (18.82%) Banking
14 48 (18.82%) AngularJS
15 46 (18.04%) .NET Framework
16 44 (17.25%) Retail
17 43 (16.86%) HTML
18 42 (16.47%) ASP.NET Web API
19 41 (16.08%) Scrum
20 40 (15.69%) TDD
20 40 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
21 39 (15.29%) TOGAF
21 39 (15.29%) SOA
22 38 (14.90%) WCF
22 38 (14.90%) Enterprise Software
23 36 (14.12%) OO
24 35 (13.73%) Mentoring
25 30 (11.76%) Oracle
25 30 (11.76%) Web Services

.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 23 (9.02%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.53%) CMS
4 7 (2.75%) EPiServer
4 7 (2.75%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (2.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.18%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.18%) Confluence
7 3 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.78%) IIS
9 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 60 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (7.45%) SaaS
3 18 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.35%) PaaS
5 3 (1.18%) Bluemix
5 3 (1.18%) IaaS
5 3 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) HTTP
1 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (36.47%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.24%) Big Data
3 19 (7.45%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.10%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.35%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.96%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.57%) Redis
8 4 (1.57%) Riak
8 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.18%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.18%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.39%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.71%) Git (software)
1 12 (4.71%) Jenkins
1 12 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.92%) Subversion
3 9 (3.53%) NUnit
4 8 (3.14%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.75%) Moq
5 7 (2.75%) MSBuild
5 7 (2.75%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.18%) JIRA
7 2 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 52 (20.39%) Finance
2 48 (18.82%) Banking
3 44 (17.25%) Retail
4 7 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.57%) Back Office
5 4 (1.57%) Electronics
5 4 (1.57%) Front Office
5 4 (1.57%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (28.24%) ASP.NET
3 49 (19.22%) CSS
4 48 (18.82%) AngularJS
5 46 (18.04%) .NET Framework
6 43 (16.86%) HTML
7 42 (16.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (14.90%) WCF
10 30 (11.76%) Web Services
11 28 (10.98%) REST
12 24 (9.41%) jQuery
13 23 (9.02%) HTML5
14 22 (8.63%) React
15 21 (8.24%) XML
16 13 (5.10%) Node.js
16 13 (5.10%) SOAP
17 12 (4.71%) Ajax
17 12 (4.71%) WPF
18 11 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.90%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.67%) Fintech
3 15 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.92%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.57%) Blog
6 4 (1.57%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.18%) FMCG
7 3 (1.18%) IVR
7 3 (1.18%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.39%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.39%) Social Media
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.10%) Windows
2 6 (2.35%) Android
2 6 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.39%) Linux
3 1 (0.39%) Unix
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (30.98%) MVC
3 41 (16.08%) Scrum
4 40 (15.69%) TDD
5 39 (15.29%) SOA
5 39 (15.29%) TOGAF
6 36 (14.12%) OO
7 35 (13.73%) Mentoring
8 24 (9.41%) BDD
9 23 (9.02%) Software Engineering
10 21 (8.24%) Microservices
10 21 (8.24%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (8.24%) Zachman Framework
11 19 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (7.45%) Software Delivery
11 19 (7.45%) UML
11 19 (7.45%) Waterfall
12 18 (7.06%) Software Architecture
12 18 (7.06%) Test Automation
12 18 (7.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 144 (56.47%) C#
2 104 (40.78%) SQL
3 99 (38.82%) Java
4 62 (24.31%) JavaScript
5 22 (8.63%) VB.NET
6 18 (7.06%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.31%) Python
8 10 (3.92%) C++
9 9 (3.53%) PHP
10 6 (2.35%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.35%) VB
11 4 (1.57%) C
12 3 (1.18%) Ruby
12 3 (1.18%) VBA
13 2 (0.78%) Erlang
14 1 (0.39%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.39%) COBOL
14 1 (0.39%) F#
14 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.14%) Degree
2 7 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.71%) QA
2 9 (3.53%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (2.75%) Docker
2 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.14%) Opsview
2 3 (1.18%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.18%) Puppet
2 3 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.76%) Oracle
3 11 (4.31%) TIBCO
4 8 (3.14%) Splunk
5 7 (2.75%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.57%) IBM
7 3 (1.18%) Google
7 3 (1.18%) Pega
7 3 (1.18%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Chiswick
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago