Period
to 26 September 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 29 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 10,940 12,818 14,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.53% 7.22% 7.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.81% 7.52% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10,042 11,963 13,428
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 160,740 170,518 186,152
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 95.98% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 129,501 136,544 156,426
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer.

Salary trend for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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 September 2018. 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 -5 10,252 £45,000 +2.27% 1,655
UK excluding London -8 7,226 £42,500 +6.25% 1,278
London +6 3,518 £60,000 +9.09% 473
South East -7 2,364 £43,500 +2.35% 312
North of England -4 1,871 £42,500 +6.25% 393
North West -8 1,057 £42,500 +6.25% 215
Midlands -10 875 £40,000 - 227
South West -2 834 £40,000 - 137
East of England -6 785 £45,000 - 114
Yorkshire +4 658 £42,500 +6.25% 141
East Midlands -3 445 £40,000 -2.44% 118
West Midlands -23 430 £42,500 +6.25% 109
Scotland +8 355 £45,000 +12.50% 53
North East -5 156 £40,000 - 37
Wales -18 100 £42,500 +13.33% 39
Northern Ireland +6 42 £37,500 +12.78% 4
Channel Islands - 1 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, .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 10,940 (100.00%) .NET
2 10,282 (93.99%) C#
3 7,040 (64.35%) ASP.NET
4 6,716 (61.39%) MVC
5 6,401 (58.51%) SQL Server
6 5,829 (53.28%) Agile Software Development
7 5,736 (52.43%) JavaScript
8 4,636 (42.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4,325 (39.53%) SQL
10 4,283 (39.15%) HTML
11 3,844 (35.14%) CSS
12 3,669 (33.54%) AngularJS
13 3,570 (32.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3,449 (31.53%) TDD
15 2,945 (26.92%) Microsoft
16 2,764 (25.27%) .NET Framework
17 2,653 (24.25%) Microsoft Azure
18 2,198 (20.09%) jQuery
19 2,067 (18.89%) Scrum
20 1,902 (17.39%) WCF
21 1,874 (17.13%) Finance
22 1,842 (16.84%) BDD
23 1,814 (16.58%) Web Application Development
24 1,811 (16.55%) RESTful
25 1,693 (15.48%) Git (software)
26 1,678 (15.34%) SQL Server 2016
27 1,578 (14.42%) Entity Framework
28 1,544 (14.11%) Greenfield Project
29 1,400 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
30 1,386 (12.67%) HTML5

.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
1 485 (4.43%) CMS
2 375 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
3 361 (3.30%) IIS
4 295 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 256 (2.34%) SharePoint
6 203 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 194 (1.77%) EPiServer
8 81 (0.74%) Confluence
9 80 (0.73%) Kentico
10 69 (0.63%) NServiceBus
11 42 (0.38%) Sitefinity
12 32 (0.29%) Drupal
13 31 (0.28%) DNN
14 29 (0.27%) Immediacy CMS
15 24 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
16 23 (0.21%) WebSphere
17 20 (0.18%) Apache Spark
17 20 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
18 19 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 18 (0.16%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 51 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.14%) Chatbot
5 13 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.055%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.055%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.055%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.055%) Revit
7 5 (0.046%) Maya
8 4 (0.037%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.037%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.027%) MicroStation
9 3 (0.027%) Moqups
10 2 (0.018%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.009%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 100 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 48 (0.44%) Eloqua
3 34 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.19%) Markit EDM
5 16 (0.15%) thinkFolio
6 15 (0.14%) Bloomberg AIM
6 15 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
6 15 (0.14%) Front Arena
7 8 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
7 8 (0.073%) SDL Web 8
8 5 (0.046%) Adobe Campaign
8 5 (0.046%) Visualfiles
9 4 (0.037%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.037%) SunGard GMI
10 3 (0.027%) Actimize
10 3 (0.027%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.018%) Magento
11 2 (0.018%) R3 Corda
11 2 (0.018%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2,653 (24.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 888 (8.12%) Amazon AWS
3 253 (2.31%) SaaS
4 159 (1.45%) npm
5 103 (0.94%) GitHub
6 95 (0.87%) PaaS
7 90 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 90 (0.82%) Serverless
8 68 (0.62%) Google Play
9 51 (0.47%) Office 365
10 46 (0.42%) NuGet
11 35 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
12 32 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (0.21%) IaaS
14 21 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
15 18 (0.16%) Amazon S3
16 17 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
16 17 (0.16%) Azure Functions
17 13 (0.12%) Google Analytics
18 10 (0.091%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 353 (3.23%) Internet
2 106 (0.97%) HTTP
3 77 (0.70%) Hyperconnected
4 74 (0.68%) Intranet
5 67 (0.61%) Broadband
6 51 (0.47%) SMS
7 39 (0.36%) Skype
8 29 (0.27%) TCP/IP
9 13 (0.12%) Wireless
10 10 (0.091%) DNS
11 6 (0.055%) Extranet
11 6 (0.055%) Network Security
12 5 (0.046%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.046%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.046%) RIP
13 4 (0.037%) IMAP
13 4 (0.037%) SMTP
14 3 (0.027%) NAS
14 3 (0.027%) PPP
14 3 (0.027%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,401 (58.51%) SQL Server
2 1,678 (15.34%) SQL Server 2016
3 1,097 (10.03%) NoSQL
4 598 (5.47%) MongoDB
5 296 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 288 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 278 (2.54%) Relational Database
8 270 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 247 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 235 (2.15%) MySQL
11 184 (1.68%) RavenDB
12 139 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
13 136 (1.24%) Redis
14 114 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
15 103 (0.94%) Big Data
16 98 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 97 (0.89%) RDBMS
18 83 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
19 76 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
20 74 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1,693 (15.48%) Git (software)
2 1,186 (10.84%) Visual Studio
3 907 (8.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 520 (4.75%) TeamCity
5 498 (4.55%) NUnit
6 368 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 317 (2.90%) JIRA
8 246 (2.25%) Selenium
9 200 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
10 198 (1.81%) Jenkins
11 164 (1.50%) MSTest
12 157 (1.44%) Subversion
13 149 (1.36%) SpecFlow
14 143 (1.31%) gulp
15 121 (1.11%) Moq
16 96 (0.88%) Protractor
17 84 (0.77%) Bitbucket
18 83 (0.76%) Bower
18 83 (0.76%) Karma Test Runner
19 82 (0.75%) Jasmine
General
1 1,874 (17.13%) Finance
2 529 (4.84%) Games
3 495 (4.52%) Retail
4 493 (4.51%) Marketing
5 416 (3.80%) Banking
6 354 (3.24%) Advertising
7 207 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 179 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 102 (0.93%) Electronics
10 100 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 81 (0.74%) Law
12 73 (0.67%) Automotive
13 72 (0.66%) Legal
14 69 (0.63%) Back Office
15 64 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 63 (0.58%) Music Industry
17 58 (0.53%) Front Office
18 21 (0.19%) Publishing
19 17 (0.16%) Multimedia
20 13 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10,940 (100.00%) .NET
2 7,040 (64.35%) ASP.NET
3 4,636 (42.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4,283 (39.15%) HTML
5 3,844 (35.14%) CSS
6 3,669 (33.54%) AngularJS
7 3,570 (32.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2,764 (25.27%) .NET Framework
9 2,198 (20.09%) jQuery
10 1,902 (17.39%) WCF
11 1,811 (16.55%) RESTful
12 1,578 (14.42%) Entity Framework
13 1,386 (12.67%) HTML5
14 1,298 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 1,285 (11.75%) Web Services
16 1,268 (11.59%) .NET Core
17 1,223 (11.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 1,112 (10.16%) WPF
19 951 (8.69%) Node.js
20 882 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1,544 (14.11%) Greenfield Project
2 578 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
3 535 (4.89%) Computer Science
4 464 (4.24%) Fintech
5 420 (3.84%) User Experience
6 377 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 350 (3.20%) Mobile App
8 166 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
9 136 (1.24%) Tandem
10 115 (1.05%) Social Network
11 93 (0.85%) Social Media
12 82 (0.75%) N-Tier
13 68 (0.62%) Algorithms
13 68 (0.62%) iPhone
14 66 (0.60%) BBC
15 59 (0.54%) Cloud Native
15 59 (0.54%) Driving Licence
16 58 (0.53%) Client/Server
17 57 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 52 (0.48%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 922 (8.43%) Windows
2 271 (2.48%) Android
3 205 (1.87%) Apple iOS
4 90 (0.82%) Windows Server
5 85 (0.78%) Linux
6 34 (0.31%) Unix
7 9 (0.082%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.064%) VMS
9 7 (0.064%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.055%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.055%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.027%) MVS
11 3 (0.027%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.018%) Solaris
12 2 (0.018%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.018%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.009%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.009%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.009%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,716 (61.39%) MVC
2 5,829 (53.28%) Agile Software Development
3 3,449 (31.53%) TDD
4 2,067 (18.89%) Scrum
5 1,842 (16.84%) BDD
6 1,814 (16.58%) Web Application Development
7 1,400 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
8 1,307 (11.95%) Web Development
9 1,254 (11.46%) OO
10 1,084 (9.91%) Software Engineering
11 956 (8.74%) Unit Testing
12 938 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
13 863 (7.89%) SOLID
14 826 (7.55%) Microservices
15 825 (7.54%) Dependency Injection
16 751 (6.86%) Kanban
17 715 (6.54%) SDLC
18 608 (5.56%) DevOps
19 556 (5.08%) Test Automation
20 504 (4.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10,282 (93.99%) C#
2 5,736 (52.43%) JavaScript
3 4,325 (39.53%) SQL
4 1,063 (9.72%) T-SQL
5 855 (7.82%) VB.NET
6 660 (6.03%) Ruby
7 477 (4.36%) Java
8 434 (3.97%) TypeScript
9 260 (2.38%) PowerShell
10 247 (2.26%) VB
11 210 (1.92%) C++
12 190 (1.74%) Python
13 160 (1.46%) PHP
14 154 (1.41%) F#
15 119 (1.09%) PL/SQL
16 90 (0.82%) C
17 86 (0.79%) VBA
18 74 (0.68%) Scala
19 68 (0.62%) VB6
20 43 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1,036 (9.47%) Degree
2 298 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 154 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 79 (0.72%) Security Cleared
5 48 (0.44%) SAFe Agilist
5 48 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 26 (0.24%) MCPD
7 20 (0.18%) MCP
8 16 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (0.14%) Master's Degree
10 11 (0.10%) DBS Check
10 11 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (0.091%) BC Cleared
11 10 (0.091%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.073%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.055%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.055%) CISSP
13 6 (0.055%) MCSE
14 5 (0.046%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (2.40%) QA
2 13 (0.12%) MiFID
3 12 (0.11%) GDPR
4 10 (0.091%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.073%) SLA
6 4 (0.037%) EMIR
6 4 (0.037%) FATCA
7 2 (0.018%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.009%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.009%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.009%) PMO
8 1 (0.009%) WCAG
System Software
1 311 (2.84%) Docker
2 40 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.16%) Firmware
4 3 (0.027%) HDFS
5 1 (0.009%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.009%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 104 (0.95%) Kibana
2 97 (0.89%) Kubernetes
3 68 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (0.47%) Terraform
5 41 (0.37%) Puppet
6 25 (0.23%) Ansible
7 20 (0.18%) Graphite
8 18 (0.16%) Packer
9 17 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 17 (0.16%) WSUS
10 15 (0.14%) Grafana
11 12 (0.11%) Automic
11 12 (0.11%) Consul
11 12 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (0.091%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (0.064%) Single Sign-On
14 5 (0.046%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.046%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.027%) logstash
15 3 (0.027%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2,945 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 442 (4.04%) Oracle
3 412 (3.77%) Google
4 407 (3.72%) Xamarin
5 293 (2.68%) Facebook
6 261 (2.39%) Sitecore
7 129 (1.18%) SAP
8 126 (1.15%) Twitter
9 75 (0.69%) Telerik
10 74 (0.68%) Apple
11 69 (0.63%) Sony
12 64 (0.59%) Yahoo!
13 55 (0.50%) DevExpress
14 48 (0.44%) Marketo
15 41 (0.37%) Atlassian
16 38 (0.35%) New Relic
17 37 (0.34%) Alias
18 31 (0.28%) Splunk
19 28 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
20 26 (0.24%) Alterian