Microsoft .NET Architect
UK

The median Microsoft .NET Architect salary in the UK is £87,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

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

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 798 965 1068
Rank change year-on-year +167 +103 -307
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 40 68 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.061% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.065% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 37 62 76
10th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £68,750
25th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £87,500 £90,000 £95,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +26.67%
75th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £121,875
90th Percentile £120,000 £100,000 £171,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £87,500 £90,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% +7.14%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 77,554 103,852 135,878
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 93.39% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 57,948 64,849 84,215
10th Percentile £28,600 £32,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,085 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,772 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.25% +5.54% +5.26%

.NET Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Architect.

Salary trend for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Architect over the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in the UK

.NET Architect
Top 11 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 4 March 2024. 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
Jobs
England +160 35 £87,500 -2.78% 4
London +169 24 £90,000 - 3
UK excluding London +72 14 £87,500 -2.78% 1
Work from Home +113 12 £90,000 - 5
Midlands +69 5 £87,500 +2.94%
East Midlands - 5 £87,500 -
North of England +91 3 £80,000 -11.11%
North West +45 3 £80,000 -
Scotland - 3 - -
South West - 2 £98,750 - 1
South East +58 1 £82,500 -8.33%

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 4 March 2024, .NET Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) Azure
3 29 (72.50%) C#
4 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (45.00%) Agile
6 16 (40.00%) AWS
7 14 (35.00%) Microservices
7 14 (35.00%) .NET Core
7 14 (35.00%) Finance
8 12 (30.00%) DevOps
8 12 (30.00%) Social Skills
8 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (20.00%) Banking
10 8 (20.00%) GCP
10 8 (20.00%) Kubernetes
11 7 (17.50%) Docker
11 7 (17.50%) Cloud Native
11 7 (17.50%) CI/CD
11 7 (17.50%) Containerisation
12 6 (15.00%) Roadmaps
12 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
12 6 (15.00%) MVC
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (15.00%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
13 5 (12.50%) AngularJS

.NET Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (75.00%) Azure
2 16 (40.00%) AWS
3 8 (20.00%) GCP
4 6 (15.00%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Azure API Management
6 3 (7.50%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 3 (7.50%) dbt
6 3 (7.50%) PaaS
7 2 (5.00%) SaaS
8 1 (2.50%) Azure Functions
8 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon Athena
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Arrow
2 3 (7.50%) Dremio
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Social Skills
3 8 (20.00%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Front Office
4 3 (7.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 3 (7.50%) Law
4 3 (7.50%) Private Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Presentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Core
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (7.50%) gRPC
7 3 (7.50%) HTML
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) Protocol Buffers
7 3 (7.50%) React
7 3 (7.50%) Redux
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) YAML
8 2 (5.00%) RESTful
9 1 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Cloud Native
2 4 (10.00%) Distributed Systems
3 3 (7.50%) Derivative
3 3 (7.50%) Equities
3 3 (7.50%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.50%) Hedge funds
3 3 (7.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Legacy Applications
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile
2 14 (35.00%) Microservices
3 12 (30.00%) DevOps
4 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.50%) CI/CD
5 7 (17.50%) Containerisation
6 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 6 (15.00%) Roadmaps
7 5 (12.50%) Architectural Patterns
7 5 (12.50%) Fintech
8 4 (10.00%) Architectural Design
8 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (10.00%) High Availability
8 4 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (10.00%) TDD
9 3 (7.50%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (7.50%) Investment Management
9 3 (7.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) Python
5 3 (7.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) AWS Certification
2 4 (10.00%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
2 4 (10.00%) Azure Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (7.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Google