Period
to 16 July 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 July 2020.

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
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 46 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 3,626 7,631 11,914
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.88% 5.23% 6.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 5.46% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,602 7,525 11,987
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 70,710 139,782 169,348
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 95.87% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56,916 111,655 137,045
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
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 16 July 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Top 19 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 16 July 2020. 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 -8 3,281 £50,000 +5.26% 577
UK excluding London -2 2,232 £47,500 +5.56% 464
London -8 1,300 £60,000 - 142
South East -4 730 £47,500 +5.56% 110
North of England +8 591 £45,000 +5.88% 162
Work from Home +2 402 £50,000 +5.26% 102
North West +18 330 £47,500 +9.20% 103
Midlands -13 258 £45,000 +5.88% 87
Yorkshire +8 232 £45,000 +5.88% 47
South West -33 207 £47,500 +11.76% 35
East of England +11 185 £47,500 - 41
East Midlands +5 136 £42,500 +6.25% 51
Scotland +16 125 £47,500 +11.76% 15
West Midlands -40 121 £49,500 +15.12% 35
Wales +10 95 £45,000 - 8
Northern Ireland 0 38 £50,000 - 5
North East -7 30 £47,500 - 12
Isle of Man +8 6 £47,500 - 1
Channel Islands -5 1 £67,500 -10.00%

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 2020, .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 3,626 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,304 (91.12%) C#
3 1,965 (54.19%) JavaScript
4 1,890 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
5 1,868 (51.52%) ASP.NET
6 1,774 (48.92%) MVC
7 1,767 (48.73%) SQL Server
8 1,721 (47.46%) Azure
9 1,557 (42.94%) .NET Core
10 1,319 (36.38%) SQL
11 1,243 (34.28%) AngularJS
12 1,127 (31.08%) .NET Framework
13 1,089 (30.03%) HTML
14 1,073 (29.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1,063 (29.32%) TDD
16 1,051 (28.99%) CSS
17 1,023 (28.21%) Microsoft
18 963 (26.56%) ASP.NET Web API
19 849 (23.41%) React
20 848 (23.39%) Scrum
21 812 (22.39%) Microservices
22 716 (19.75%) AWS
23 708 (19.53%) Entity Framework
24 573 (15.80%) Finance
24 573 (15.80%) TypeScript
25 545 (15.03%) BDD
26 526 (14.51%) DevOps
27 514 (14.18%) jQuery
28 499 (13.76%) Greenfield Project
29 475 (13.10%) Git (software)

.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
1 321 (8.85%) Elasticsearch
2 133 (3.67%) CMS
3 100 (2.76%) IIS
4 83 (2.29%) Umbraco
5 74 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 70 (1.93%) EPiServer
7 68 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
8 53 (1.46%) Confluence
9 40 (1.10%) Kentico
10 26 (0.72%) Sitefinity
11 22 (0.61%) DNN
12 20 (0.55%) Immediacy CMS
13 19 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (0.44%) NServiceBus
15 11 (0.30%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.22%) Apache Solr
16 8 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
18 6 (0.17%) Drupal
18 6 (0.17%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 16 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.028%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.028%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 55 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
3 6 (0.17%) Magento
3 6 (0.17%) Maximo
4 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.055%) Misys Opics
6 1 (0.028%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.028%) Endur
6 1 (0.028%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.028%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.028%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.028%) Shopify
6 1 (0.028%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,721 (47.46%) Azure
2 716 (19.75%) AWS
3 174 (4.80%) SaaS
4 81 (2.23%) PaaS
4 81 (2.23%) Serverless
5 65 (1.79%) GCP
6 55 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 52 (1.43%) GitHub
8 45 (1.24%) Power Platform
9 40 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
10 35 (0.97%) Azure Functions
11 24 (0.66%) Office 365
12 19 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
12 19 (0.52%) Logic Apps
13 16 (0.44%) IaaS
13 16 (0.44%) OpenShift
14 13 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
14 13 (0.36%) NuGet
15 12 (0.33%) CloudBees
16 11 (0.30%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 107 (2.95%) Internet
2 57 (1.57%) HTTP
3 29 (0.80%) Skype
4 21 (0.58%) Intranet
5 7 (0.19%) Broadband
6 5 (0.14%) Extranet
6 5 (0.14%) FTP
7 4 (0.11%) RTP
8 3 (0.083%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.055%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.028%) DHCP
10 1 (0.028%) DNS
10 1 (0.028%) Firewall
10 1 (0.028%) IPFS
10 1 (0.028%) MQTT
10 1 (0.028%) RFID
10 1 (0.028%) SMS
10 1 (0.028%) SMTP
10 1 (0.028%) SSL
10 1 (0.028%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,767 (48.73%) SQL Server
2 419 (11.56%) MongoDB
3 319 (8.80%) SQL Server 2019
4 244 (6.73%) NoSQL
5 118 (3.25%) Relational Database
6 114 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 110 (3.03%) MySQL
8 99 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 98 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
10 91 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 83 (2.29%) Redis
12 68 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 60 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 56 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
15 54 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
16 48 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
17 41 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 39 (1.08%) Power BI
19 24 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
19 24 (0.66%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 475 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 309 (8.52%) Visual Studio
3 148 (4.08%) TeamCity
4 142 (3.92%) NUnit
5 136 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 112 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
7 106 (2.92%) Selenium
8 105 (2.90%) JIRA
9 77 (2.12%) Moq
10 71 (1.96%) Jenkins
11 62 (1.71%) MSTest
12 61 (1.68%) SpecFlow
13 41 (1.13%) MSBuild
14 38 (1.05%) Subversion
15 29 (0.80%) Jasmine
15 29 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
16 28 (0.77%) StyleCop
17 27 (0.74%) Bitbucket
18 21 (0.58%) Visual Studio Code
19 20 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 573 (15.80%) Finance
2 138 (3.81%) Games
3 111 (3.06%) Retail
4 99 (2.73%) Banking
5 73 (2.01%) Marketing
6 72 (1.99%) Front Office
7 48 (1.32%) Advertising
8 47 (1.30%) Public Sector
9 38 (1.05%) Law
10 36 (0.99%) Manufacturing
11 27 (0.74%) Legal
12 25 (0.69%) Automotive
13 24 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 20 (0.55%) Telecoms
15 18 (0.50%) Back Office
16 17 (0.47%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.44%) Electronics
18 8 (0.22%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.19%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,626 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,868 (51.52%) ASP.NET
3 1,557 (42.94%) .NET Core
4 1,243 (34.28%) AngularJS
5 1,127 (31.08%) .NET Framework
6 1,089 (30.03%) HTML
7 1,073 (29.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1,051 (28.99%) CSS
9 963 (26.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 849 (23.41%) React
11 708 (19.53%) Entity Framework
12 514 (14.18%) jQuery
13 458 (12.63%) Web Services
14 455 (12.55%) Node.js
15 442 (12.19%) Vue.js
16 338 (9.32%) REST
17 333 (9.18%) RESTful
18 252 (6.95%) WCF
19 249 (6.87%) HTML5
20 191 (5.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 499 (13.76%) Greenfield Project
2 120 (3.31%) User Experience
3 105 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 87 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 75 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
7 40 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 38 (1.05%) Hedge funds
9 34 (0.94%) Tandem
10 32 (0.88%) Cloud Native
11 25 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (0.50%) Private Cloud
13 17 (0.47%) Derivative
14 16 (0.44%) Fixed Income
15 15 (0.41%) N-Tier
16 13 (0.36%) Data Centre
17 10 (0.28%) Client/Server
17 10 (0.28%) Equities
17 10 (0.28%) Life Science
17 10 (0.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 247 (6.81%) Windows
2 46 (1.27%) Linux
3 37 (1.02%) Android
4 29 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 20 (0.55%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (0.17%) Mac OS
7 6 (0.17%) Unix
7 6 (0.17%) Windows 2000
7 6 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.055%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.028%) AIX
9 1 (0.028%) MVS
9 1 (0.028%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.028%) VMS
9 1 (0.028%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.028%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,890 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1,774 (48.92%) MVC
3 1,063 (29.32%) TDD
4 848 (23.39%) Scrum
5 812 (22.39%) Microservices
6 545 (15.03%) BDD
7 526 (14.51%) DevOps
8 412 (11.36%) Web Development
9 404 (11.14%) Kanban
10 401 (11.06%) Software Engineering
11 314 (8.66%) Web Application Development
12 298 (8.22%) Unit Testing
13 274 (7.56%) SOLID
14 272 (7.50%) OO
15 269 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
16 258 (7.12%) SDLC
17 247 (6.81%) Fintech
18 244 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
19 214 (5.90%) Test Automation
20 197 (5.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3,304 (91.12%) C#
2 1,965 (54.19%) JavaScript
3 1,319 (36.38%) SQL
4 573 (15.80%) TypeScript
5 298 (8.22%) T-SQL
6 212 (5.85%) VB.NET
7 83 (2.29%) Java
8 80 (2.21%) F#
9 78 (2.15%) Python
10 65 (1.79%) C++
11 57 (1.57%) C
12 52 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 51 (1.41%) VB
14 27 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 22 (0.61%) ES6
16 21 (0.58%) Ruby
17 20 (0.55%) PHP
17 20 (0.55%) VB6
18 19 (0.52%) XPath
19 15 (0.41%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 333 (9.18%) Degree
2 92 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 74 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 47 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 15 (0.41%) MCSD
7 11 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (0.28%) MCPD
9 7 (0.19%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.14%) CIW
11 5 (0.14%) MCAD
12 4 (0.11%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.11%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.083%) MBCS
13 3 (0.083%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.055%) HND
14 2 (0.055%) PhD
15 1 (0.028%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (2.70%) QA
2 6 (0.17%) GDPR
3 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (0.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.11%) SLA
4 3 (0.083%) HL7
5 1 (0.028%) DICOM
5 1 (0.028%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 295 (8.14%) Docker
2 21 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.028%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.028%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 170 (4.69%) Kubernetes
2 18 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.44%) Terraform
4 10 (0.28%) Kibana
5 9 (0.25%) Ansible
5 9 (0.25%) Grafana
6 4 (0.11%) Mesos
6 4 (0.11%) MIIS
7 3 (0.083%) Puppet
8 2 (0.055%) Istio
8 2 (0.055%) logstash
9 1 (0.028%) Nagios
9 1 (0.028%) Packer
9 1 (0.028%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.028%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1,023 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 115 (3.17%) Oracle
3 89 (2.45%) Xamarin
4 80 (2.21%) Sitecore
5 45 (1.24%) Google
6 36 (0.99%) IBM
7 31 (0.85%) SAP
8 29 (0.80%) Atlassian
9 26 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (0.55%) Alterian
11 18 (0.50%) Tableau
12 13 (0.36%) Apple
13 12 (0.33%) DevExpress
14 8 (0.22%) Telerik
14 8 (0.22%) VMware
15 7 (0.19%) Facebook
15 7 (0.19%) Splunk
15 7 (0.19%) TIBCO
15 7 (0.19%) YouTube
16 6 (0.17%) ESRI