The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 734 696 733
Rank change year-on-year -38 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 136 218 257
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 126 196 198
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.40% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £57,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +17.39% -14.81%  

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 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +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 £71,000
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 23 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 23 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 -27 133 £72,500 +3.57% 11
London -25 74 £75,000 -3.22% 8
South East +49 22 £80,000 +45.45%
Kent - 10 £67,500 -
Yorkshire -1 9 £67,500 +22.72% 1
East of England -4 9 £52,500 -27.58% 2
City of London +10 8 £70,000 +3.70%
West Sussex - 8 £85,000 -
Manchester -28 7 £72,500 +7.40%
North West -56 7 £72,500 +16.00%
East Midlands +20 6 £66,250 +26.19%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £52,500 -
Cambridge - 6 £52,500 -
South West +9 5 £72,500 +38.09%
West Yorkshire 0 5 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Leeds -5 5 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Sheffield - 4 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £72,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 - 2
St Albans - 3 £60,000 - 2
Nottingham - 3 £72,500 -
Corby - 3 £60,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £80,000 -
Wimbledon - 3 £75,000 -
Bristol -21 2 £72,500 -
Exeter - 2 £67,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £80,000 -
Devon - 2 £67,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 249 (100.00%) .NET
2 146 (58.63%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (56.63%) C#
4 102 (40.96%) SQL
5 94 (37.75%) Java
6 90 (36.14%) SQL Server
7 78 (31.33%) MVC
8 77 (30.92%) Microsoft
9 71 (28.51%) ASP.NET
10 62 (24.90%) JavaScript
11 58 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 51 (20.48%) Finance
13 49 (19.68%) CSS
14 48 (19.28%) AngularJS
15 46 (18.47%) Banking
16 45 (18.07%) .NET Framework
17 43 (17.27%) Retail
18 42 (16.87%) HTML
19 40 (16.06%) SOA
19 40 (16.06%) Scrum
19 40 (16.06%) ASP.NET Web API
20 39 (15.66%) TDD
20 39 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
21 37 (14.86%) TOGAF
21 37 (14.86%) WCF
21 37 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
22 36 (14.46%) Mentoring
23 35 (14.06%) OO
24 30 (12.05%) Web Services
25 29 (11.65%) REST

.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 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.61%) CMS
4 7 (2.81%) EPiServer
4 7 (2.81%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (2.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.20%) Confluence
8 2 (0.80%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.80%) IIS
9 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 58 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (7.63%) SaaS
3 16 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.61%) PaaS
6 2 (0.80%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.80%) GitHub
6 2 (0.80%) IaaS
6 2 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) HTTP
1 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.43%) Big Data
3 17 (6.83%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (2.41%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.41%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (2.01%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.61%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.61%) Riak
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.20%) Redis
9 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.80%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.80%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.42%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.42%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.02%) Subversion
4 9 (3.61%) NUnit
5 8 (3.21%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.81%) Moq
6 7 (2.81%) MSBuild
6 7 (2.81%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.20%) JIRA
8 2 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 51 (20.48%) Finance
2 46 (18.47%) Banking
3 43 (17.27%) Retail
4 7 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.61%) Back Office
5 4 (1.61%) Electronics
5 4 (1.61%) Front Office
6 3 (1.20%) Marketing
7 2 (0.80%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (28.51%) ASP.NET
3 49 (19.68%) CSS
4 48 (19.28%) AngularJS
5 45 (18.07%) .NET Framework
6 42 (16.87%) HTML
7 40 (16.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (14.86%) WCF
10 30 (12.05%) Web Services
11 29 (11.65%) REST
12 24 (9.64%) jQuery
13 23 (9.24%) HTML5
14 22 (8.84%) React
14 22 (8.84%) XML
15 13 (5.22%) SOAP
16 12 (4.82%) Ajax
16 12 (4.82%) WPF
17 11 (4.42%) Node.js
18 10 (4.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.83%) Fintech
3 15 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.02%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.61%) Blog
6 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.61%) FMCG
7 3 (1.20%) IVR
8 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Social Media
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.22%) Windows
2 6 (2.41%) Android
2 6 (2.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Unix
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (58.63%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (31.33%) MVC
3 40 (16.06%) Scrum
3 40 (16.06%) SOA
4 39 (15.66%) TDD
5 37 (14.86%) TOGAF
6 36 (14.46%) Mentoring
7 35 (14.06%) OO
8 23 (9.24%) BDD
8 23 (9.24%) Software Engineering
9 21 (8.43%) Microservices
9 21 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (7.63%) Waterfall
10 19 (7.63%) Zachman Framework
11 18 (7.23%) Software Architecture
11 18 (7.23%) Test Automation
11 18 (7.23%) User Stories
12 17 (6.83%) Software Delivery
12 17 (6.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 141 (56.63%) C#
2 102 (40.96%) SQL
3 94 (37.75%) Java
4 62 (24.90%) JavaScript
5 22 (8.84%) VB.NET
6 18 (7.23%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.02%) Python
8 8 (3.21%) C++
8 8 (3.21%) PHP
9 6 (2.41%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.41%) VB
10 4 (1.61%) C
11 3 (1.20%) VBA
12 2 (0.80%) Erlang
12 2 (0.80%) Ruby
13 1 (0.40%) C++/CLI
13 1 (0.40%) COBOL
13 1 (0.40%) F#
13 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.21%) Degree
2 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.82%) QA
2 9 (3.61%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (2.41%) Docker
2 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.21%) Opsview
2 2 (0.80%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.80%) Puppet
2 2 (0.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 77 (30.92%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.24%) Oracle
3 9 (3.61%) TIBCO
4 8 (3.21%) Splunk
5 7 (2.81%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.20%) IBM
6 3 (1.20%) Pega
7 2 (0.80%) Google
7 2 (0.80%) VMware
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
South West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chiswick
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago