Period
to 20 October 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 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
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 867 902
Rank change year-on-year -13 +35 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 316 366 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 286 326 371
UK median annual salary £75,000 £73,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +9.26% -
10th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +8.00% +0.81%

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 166841 184148 211679
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133583 154294 175388
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

.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 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 15 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 20 October 2017. 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 +7 312 £75,000 - 19
London +11 183 £80,000 - 9
UK excluding London +27 133 £67,500 - 10
South East +53 40 £67,500 +12.50% 1
North of England -7 39 £60,000 -14.29% 2
North West -23 24 £57,500 -17.86%
Midlands +36 22 £66,250 -8.62% 2
East of England +4 17 £70,000 - 2
East Midlands +37 13 £72,500 -3.33% 1
South West +5 13 £71,250 -1.72% 3
Yorkshire +27 10 £67,500 +11.57% 1
West Midlands +20 9 £60,000 -2.44% 1
North East +22 5 £44,000 -26.67% 1
Wales +22 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Scotland -3 2 £70,000 +40.00%

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 316 (100.00%) .NET
2 202 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (57.91%) C#
4 103 (32.59%) SQL
5 102 (32.28%) Java
6 94 (29.75%) MVC
7 91 (28.80%) SQL Server
8 90 (28.48%) JavaScript
9 82 (25.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 73 (23.10%) Microsoft
11 67 (21.20%) CSS
12 66 (20.89%) Banking
13 61 (19.30%) TDD
14 60 (18.99%) HTML
14 60 (18.99%) SOA
15 58 (18.35%) Scrum
16 57 (18.04%) ASP.NET
17 54 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
18 51 (16.14%) Microservices
18 51 (16.14%) Finance
18 51 (16.14%) .NET Framework
18 51 (16.14%) WCF
19 49 (15.51%) OO
20 44 (13.92%) Retail
20 44 (13.92%) Enterprise Software
21 41 (12.97%) SaaS
21 41 (12.97%) Test Automation
22 40 (12.66%) REST
23 39 (12.34%) SDLC
23 39 (12.34%) 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 13 (4.11%) CMS
2 11 (3.48%) IIS
3 8 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.90%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.27%) WordPress
7 3 (0.95%) Confluence
7 3 (0.95%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.63%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 82 (25.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (12.97%) SaaS
3 34 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (3.16%) PaaS
6 5 (1.58%) Serverless
7 4 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (0.95%) Bluemix
8 3 (0.95%) IaaS
8 3 (0.95%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.95%) Office 365
9 2 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.63%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.32%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) Firewall
2 1 (0.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (28.80%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.76%) NoSQL
3 20 (6.33%) Big Data
4 16 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 15 (4.75%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.90%) CouchDB
8 6 (1.90%) MySQL
8 6 (1.90%) Neo4j
8 6 (1.90%) RavenDB
8 6 (1.90%) Redis
9 5 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.58%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.95%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (7.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.16%) Subversion
3 9 (2.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.85%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.90%) git-flow
5 5 (1.58%) NUnit
6 4 (1.27%) JIRA
7 3 (0.95%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.63%) Bower
8 2 (0.63%) Grunt
8 2 (0.63%) Lombardi
8 2 (0.63%) Moq
8 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.32%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 66 (20.89%) Banking
2 51 (16.14%) Finance
3 44 (13.92%) Retail
4 13 (4.11%) Marketing
5 9 (2.85%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.95%) Back Office
7 3 (0.95%) Front Office
8 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (21.20%) CSS
3 60 (18.99%) HTML
4 57 (18.04%) ASP.NET
5 54 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 51 (16.14%) .NET Framework
6 51 (16.14%) WCF
7 40 (12.66%) REST
8 39 (12.34%) Web Services
9 35 (11.08%) AngularJS
10 31 (9.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (8.23%) XML
12 25 (7.91%) HTML5
13 23 (7.28%) Entity Framework
14 20 (6.33%) Node.js
14 20 (6.33%) RESTful
15 16 (5.06%) jQuery
16 14 (4.43%) SOAP
17 13 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 11 (3.48%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.92%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (5.06%) Fintech
4 11 (3.48%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.85%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.53%) FMCG
7 8 (2.53%) iPad
8 6 (1.90%) Reinsurance
8 6 (1.90%) Social Media
9 3 (0.95%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.95%) Derivative
9 3 (0.95%) IVR
9 3 (0.95%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Blog
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.70%) Windows
2 4 (1.27%) Unix
2 4 (1.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.95%) Android
3 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (29.75%) MVC
3 61 (19.30%) TDD
4 60 (18.99%) SOA
5 58 (18.35%) Scrum
6 51 (16.14%) Microservices
7 49 (15.51%) OO
8 41 (12.97%) Test Automation
9 39 (12.34%) SDLC
10 38 (12.03%) BDD
11 36 (11.39%) Mentoring
12 26 (8.23%) TOGAF
13 22 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (6.65%) Coaching
14 21 (6.65%) User Stories
15 20 (6.33%) SOLID
16 19 (6.01%) Low Latency
16 19 (6.01%) Technical Architecture
16 19 (6.01%) Waterfall
17 18 (5.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 183 (57.91%) C#
2 103 (32.59%) SQL
3 102 (32.28%) Java
4 90 (28.48%) JavaScript
5 24 (7.59%) VB.NET
6 18 (5.70%) C++
7 15 (4.75%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.48%) PHP
9 7 (2.22%) Ruby
9 7 (2.22%) VB
10 4 (1.27%) C++/CLI
10 4 (1.27%) Python
11 2 (0.63%) U-SQL
11 2 (0.63%) VC++
12 1 (0.32%) F#
12 1 (0.32%) Go
12 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.32%) R
12 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (5.06%) Degree
2 4 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.33%) QA
2 8 (2.53%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.53%) SEPA
3 2 (0.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (3.48%) Docker
2 3 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.53%) Opsview
2 5 (1.58%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.95%) Puppet
3 3 (0.95%) Terraform
4 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.18%) Oracle
3 13 (4.11%) Sitecore
4 12 (3.80%) TIBCO
5 8 (2.53%) Splunk
6 5 (1.58%) IBM
6 5 (1.58%) Pega
7 4 (1.27%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.27%) Google
7 4 (1.27%) SnapLogic
8 3 (0.95%) VMware
9 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.32%) Apple
10 1 (0.32%) BT
10 1 (0.32%) Informatica
10 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.32%) Siebel
10 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.32%) Yahoo!