Period
to 26 February 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

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

.NET Developer
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 63 46 35
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 3,178 6,424 9,165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.27% 5.22% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 5.46% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,477 6,316 9,178
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 69,869 117,563 145,242
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.92% 95.48% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56,047 95,344 117,772
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,986 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Developer over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 26 February 2021. 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 -13 2,916 £50,000 +3.09% 916
UK excluding London -12 2,189 £47,500 +5.56% 749
London -33 883 £60,000 - 227
South East -2 758 £52,500 +16.67% 161
Work from Home -29 623 £47,500 - 217
North of England -9 538 £46,000 +2.22% 261
North West +8 335 £48,250 +7.22% 151
Midlands -15 309 £45,000 +3.45% 161
South West -10 284 £42,500 -5.56% 54
Yorkshire -33 159 £42,500 - 78
East Midlands -9 158 £45,000 +12.50% 73
West Midlands -24 150 £45,000 - 86
East of England -10 114 £50,000 - 51
Scotland -31 114 £47,500 +5.56% 37
Wales -3 67 £40,000 -11.11% 13
North East +12 44 £41,500 -6.21% 32
Northern Ireland -29 4 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Isle of Man -13 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 3,178 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,868 (90.25%) C#
3 1,736 (54.63%) JavaScript
4 1,649 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
5 1,638 (51.54%) .NET Core
6 1,556 (48.96%) Azure
7 1,419 (44.65%) ASP.NET
8 1,394 (43.86%) SQL Server
9 1,354 (42.61%) SQL
10 1,270 (39.96%) MVC
11 983 (30.93%) AngularJS
12 950 (29.89%) CSS
13 942 (29.64%) HTML
14 815 (25.65%) .NET Framework
15 769 (24.20%) TDD
16 733 (23.06%) React
17 719 (22.62%) DevOps
18 688 (21.65%) Microsoft
19 683 (21.49%) ASP.NET Web API
20 627 (19.73%) ASP.NET MVC
21 620 (19.51%) Microservices
22 509 (16.02%) Scrum
23 476 (14.98%) Finance
24 433 (13.62%) jQuery
25 399 (12.56%) Git (software)
26 392 (12.33%) Software Engineering
27 387 (12.18%) Web Services
28 384 (12.08%) Entity Framework
29 379 (11.93%) AWS
30 362 (11.39%) REST

.NET Developer 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
1 114 (3.59%) IIS
2 95 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 91 (2.86%) CMS
4 61 (1.92%) Umbraco
5 49 (1.54%) NServiceBus
6 38 (1.20%) Apache Spark
7 33 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 31 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (0.66%) Confluence
9 21 (0.66%) EPiServer
10 16 (0.50%) Kentico
11 11 (0.35%) Apache
12 10 (0.31%) nginx
13 9 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.094%) Sitefinity
15 3 (0.094%) WordPress
16 2 (0.063%) Documentum
16 2 (0.063%) Drupal
16 2 (0.063%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 14 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.13%) InVision
5 4 (0.13%) Sketch
6 2 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 58 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.094%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.063%) Maximo
4 2 (0.063%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.031%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.031%) Magento
5 1 (0.031%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.031%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1,556 (48.96%) Azure
2 379 (11.93%) AWS
3 163 (5.13%) SaaS
4 132 (4.15%) PaaS
5 122 (3.84%) Serverless
6 76 (2.39%) Azure Functions
7 70 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 46 (1.45%) Power Platform
9 42 (1.32%) GCP
10 40 (1.26%) IaaS
11 37 (1.16%) npm
12 26 (0.82%) Slack
13 24 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
13 24 (0.76%) NuGet
14 23 (0.72%) GitHub
15 20 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
16 18 (0.57%) Logic Apps
16 18 (0.57%) Microsoft 365
17 17 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
17 17 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.30%) Skype
2 67 (2.11%) HTTP
3 9 (0.28%) Internet
4 8 (0.25%) WEP
5 3 (0.094%) Intranet
6 2 (0.063%) AMQP
6 2 (0.063%) Firewall
7 1 (0.031%) DNS
7 1 (0.031%) MQTT
7 1 (0.031%) RTP
7 1 (0.031%) SSL
7 1 (0.031%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,394 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 153 (4.81%) NoSQL
3 106 (3.34%) MongoDB
4 104 (3.27%) Relational Database
5 76 (2.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 62 (1.95%) MySQL
7 56 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 52 (1.64%) Cosmos DB
9 48 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 44 (1.38%) Redis
11 36 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 32 (1.01%) SQL Server 2019
13 25 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (0.79%) Power BI
14 24 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
15 20 (0.63%) Big Data
16 18 (0.57%) Riak
17 17 (0.53%) Oracle Database
18 15 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 399 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 241 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 146 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 132 (4.15%) TeamCity
5 115 (3.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 96 (3.02%) NUnit
7 78 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 73 (2.30%) Selenium
9 63 (1.98%) JIRA
10 62 (1.95%) Jenkins
11 40 (1.26%) MSTest
12 30 (0.94%) Bitbucket
13 28 (0.88%) SpecFlow
14 27 (0.85%) Moq
15 22 (0.69%) Visual Studio Code
16 20 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
17 17 (0.53%) Fiddler
17 17 (0.53%) git-flow
18 16 (0.50%) Subversion
19 15 (0.47%) Burp Suite
General
1 476 (14.98%) Finance
2 111 (3.49%) Front Office
3 82 (2.58%) Games
4 68 (2.14%) Marketing
5 63 (1.98%) Public Sector
6 48 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 46 (1.45%) Law
7 46 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 44 (1.38%) Retail
9 37 (1.16%) Advertising
10 35 (1.10%) Banking
11 20 (0.63%) Automotive
12 19 (0.60%) Electronics
12 19 (0.60%) Police
13 18 (0.57%) Back Office
14 16 (0.50%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.38%) Local Government
17 11 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,178 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,638 (51.54%) .NET Core
3 1,419 (44.65%) ASP.NET
4 983 (30.93%) AngularJS
5 950 (29.89%) CSS
6 942 (29.64%) HTML
7 815 (25.65%) .NET Framework
8 733 (23.06%) React
9 683 (21.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 627 (19.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 433 (13.62%) jQuery
12 387 (12.18%) Web Services
13 384 (12.08%) Entity Framework
14 362 (11.39%) REST
15 340 (10.70%) Vue.js
16 300 (9.44%) ASP.NET Core
17 237 (7.46%) HTML5
18 215 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 212 (6.67%) RESTful
20 209 (6.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 347 (10.92%) Greenfield Project
2 184 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (3.43%) User Experience
4 103 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
5 82 (2.58%) Hedge funds
6 66 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 63 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 61 (1.92%) Derivative
8 61 (1.92%) Equities
9 59 (1.86%) Fixed Income
10 49 (1.54%) N-Tier
11 46 (1.45%) Reinsurance
12 39 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (1.04%) Algorithms
14 19 (0.60%) Cloud Native
15 18 (0.57%) Mobile Games
16 16 (0.50%) Management Information System
17 15 (0.47%) Blog
18 14 (0.44%) Client/Server
18 14 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 140 (4.41%) Windows
2 43 (1.35%) Linux
3 32 (1.01%) Android
4 24 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 20 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.16%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.13%) Unix
8 3 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.031%) Debian
9 1 (0.031%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,649 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1,270 (39.96%) MVC
3 769 (24.20%) TDD
4 719 (22.62%) DevOps
5 620 (19.51%) Microservices
6 509 (16.02%) Scrum
7 392 (12.33%) Software Engineering
8 322 (10.13%) Web Development
9 281 (8.84%) Unit Testing
10 280 (8.81%) SOLID
11 278 (8.75%) OO
12 246 (7.74%) BDD
13 241 (7.58%) Test Automation
14 236 (7.43%) Fintech
15 235 (7.39%) Mentoring
16 234 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
17 198 (6.23%) SDLC
18 188 (5.92%) Problem-Solving
19 183 (5.76%) OOP
20 136 (4.28%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 2,868 (90.25%) C#
2 1,736 (54.63%) JavaScript
3 1,354 (42.61%) SQL
4 293 (9.22%) TypeScript
5 264 (8.31%) T-SQL
6 152 (4.78%) VB.NET
7 125 (3.93%) PowerShell
8 71 (2.23%) Python
9 59 (1.86%) C++
10 52 (1.64%) Java
11 36 (1.13%) F#
11 36 (1.13%) VB
12 33 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 20 (0.63%) Erlang
14 17 (0.53%) Haskell
14 17 (0.53%) PHP
14 17 (0.53%) Ruby
15 16 (0.50%) XAML
16 12 (0.38%) VB6
17 11 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 291 (9.16%) Degree
2 83 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 45 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.50%) PhD
7 13 (0.41%) HNC
8 9 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.16%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.13%) HND
10 4 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.063%) MCPD
11 2 (0.063%) MCSD
12 1 (0.031%) ISEB
12 1 (0.031%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (4.09%) QA
2 18 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.13%) PSD2
4 2 (0.063%) GDPR
5 1 (0.031%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.031%) SLA
5 1 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 301 (9.47%) Docker
2 27 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.063%) Firmware
4 1 (0.031%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.031%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 173 (5.44%) Kubernetes
2 79 (2.49%) Terraform
3 39 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.63%) MIIS
5 14 (0.44%) Kibana
6 7 (0.22%) Ansible
6 7 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.13%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.094%) Grafana
9 2 (0.063%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.031%) OpenView
Vendors
1 688 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 135 (4.25%) Oracle
3 47 (1.48%) Xamarin
4 41 (1.29%) Google
5 39 (1.23%) Nintex
5 39 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 25 (0.79%) VMware
7 20 (0.63%) SAP
8 17 (0.53%) Telerik
9 13 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.35%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.25%) Blue Prism
12 7 (0.22%) IBM
12 7 (0.22%) Xceptor
13 5 (0.16%) Apple
13 5 (0.16%) DevExpress
13 5 (0.16%) Murex
13 5 (0.16%) Sophis
14 4 (0.13%) HP
14 4 (0.13%) Sage