Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 889 878 916
Rank change year-on-year -11 +38 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 318 369 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 283 331 350
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £52,750 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £91,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00% -

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

.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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -16 313 £75,000 - 14
London +15 182 £80,000 -3.03% 4
UK excluding London -12 136 £67,500 -3.57% 11
North of England +9 40 £57,500 -17.86% 3
South East +38 39 £67,500 - 1
North West +2 25 £57,500 -17.86% 3
Midlands +27 22 £66,750 -11.00% 2
East of England +7 20 £70,000 +7.69% 4
East Midlands +40 14 £72,500 -3.33% 2
South West 0 12 £65,000 -18.75%
Yorkshire +11 8 £70,000 +6.06%
West Midlands +6 8 £60,000 -6.98%
North East +14 7 £44,000 -7.37%
Wales - 3 £50,000 -
Scotland -22 2 £70,000 +40.00%

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 318 (100.00%) .NET
2 202 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (55.03%) C#
4 94 (29.56%) Java
5 93 (29.25%) MVC
6 91 (28.62%) SQL
7 89 (27.99%) JavaScript
8 83 (26.10%) Microsoft Azure
9 79 (24.84%) SQL Server
10 75 (23.58%) Microsoft
11 66 (20.75%) CSS
12 62 (19.50%) SOA
13 61 (19.18%) TDD
14 60 (18.87%) ASP.NET
15 59 (18.55%) HTML
16 55 (17.30%) Banking
16 55 (17.30%) Scrum
16 55 (17.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 54 (16.98%) .NET Framework
18 52 (16.35%) Microservices
19 49 (15.41%) Finance
19 49 (15.41%) Test Automation
20 47 (14.78%) BDD
20 47 (14.78%) WCF
21 43 (13.52%) REST
22 41 (12.89%) OO
23 40 (12.58%) SDLC
24 39 (12.26%) Enterprise Software
24 39 (12.26%) NoSQL
25 37 (11.64%) Amazon AWS

.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 12 (3.77%) CMS
2 10 (3.14%) IIS
3 7 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (2.20%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.57%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.57%) WordPress
6 4 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.94%) Confluence
7 3 (0.94%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.63%) JBoss
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 83 (26.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (11.32%) SaaS
4 9 (2.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (2.52%) PaaS
6 7 (2.20%) Office 365
7 6 (1.89%) Serverless
8 5 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.94%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.94%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.94%) IaaS
10 3 (0.94%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.63%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.31%) Google Play
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.57%) HTTP
2 2 (0.63%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (24.84%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.26%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.60%) MongoDB
4 20 (6.29%) Big Data
5 13 (4.09%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (2.20%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.20%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (1.89%) MySQL
10 5 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (1.57%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.26%) Data Lake
11 4 (1.26%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.26%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.26%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (8.49%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.83%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.52%) Subversion
5 6 (1.89%) git-flow
6 5 (1.57%) NUnit
7 4 (1.26%) JIRA
8 3 (0.94%) Selenium
8 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.94%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.63%) Bower
9 2 (0.63%) Grunt
9 2 (0.63%) Lombardi
9 2 (0.63%) MSTest
10 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.31%) PostCSS
10 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 55 (17.30%) Banking
2 49 (15.41%) Finance
3 37 (11.64%) Retail
4 14 (4.40%) Marketing
5 9 (2.83%) Advertising
6 5 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.26%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.26%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.94%) Back Office
8 3 (0.94%) Front Office
9 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Legal
9 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (20.75%) CSS
3 60 (18.87%) ASP.NET
4 59 (18.55%) HTML
5 55 (17.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 54 (16.98%) .NET Framework
7 47 (14.78%) WCF
8 43 (13.52%) REST
9 35 (11.01%) Web Services
10 33 (10.38%) AngularJS
10 33 (10.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (8.81%) Entity Framework
12 25 (7.86%) HTML5
13 23 (7.23%) XML
14 21 (6.60%) RESTful
15 20 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 20 (6.29%) Node.js
16 16 (5.03%) SOAP
17 13 (4.09%) jQuery
18 9 (2.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.26%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.77%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.52%) Fintech
5 8 (2.52%) FMCG
5 8 (2.52%) iPad
6 6 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.89%) Reinsurance
6 6 (1.89%) Social Media
7 3 (0.94%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.94%) Derivative
7 3 (0.94%) IVR
7 3 (0.94%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.94%) User Experience
8 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.77%) Windows
2 7 (2.20%) Unix
3 4 (1.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.63%) Linux
5 1 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (29.25%) MVC
3 62 (19.50%) SOA
4 61 (19.18%) TDD
5 55 (17.30%) Scrum
6 52 (16.35%) Microservices
7 49 (15.41%) Test Automation
8 47 (14.78%) BDD
9 41 (12.89%) OO
10 40 (12.58%) SDLC
11 32 (10.06%) Mentoring
12 21 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (6.29%) Enterprise Architecture
14 19 (5.97%) Presales
14 19 (5.97%) SOLID
14 19 (5.97%) TOGAF
15 18 (5.66%) Coaching
16 17 (5.35%) Software Engineering
16 17 (5.35%) Technical Architecture
16 17 (5.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 175 (55.03%) C#
2 94 (29.56%) Java
3 91 (28.62%) SQL
4 89 (27.99%) JavaScript
5 22 (6.92%) VB.NET
6 14 (4.40%) C++
7 9 (2.83%) PHP
8 8 (2.52%) Ruby
9 7 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.20%) VB
10 5 (1.57%) Python
11 4 (1.26%) C++/CLI
12 3 (0.94%) Scala
13 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.63%) U-SQL
13 2 (0.63%) VC++
14 1 (0.31%) F#
14 1 (0.31%) Go
14 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (6.92%) Degree
2 5 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.23%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.94%) SEPA
3 2 (0.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (5.35%) Docker
2 3 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.20%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.26%) Puppet
2 4 (1.26%) Terraform
3 3 (0.94%) Opsview
4 1 (0.31%) Ansible
4 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.81%) Oracle
3 14 (4.40%) Sitecore
4 9 (2.83%) TIBCO
5 6 (1.89%) Pega
6 5 (1.57%) Google
6 5 (1.57%) IBM
7 4 (1.26%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.26%) SnapLogic
8 3 (0.94%) Splunk
8 3 (0.94%) VMware
9 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.31%) Apple
10 1 (0.31%) BT
10 1 (0.31%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) Siebel
10 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.31%) Yahoo!