The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

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

.NET Developer
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 25 23
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6397 7202 8620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.53% 7.22% 7.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.83% 7.49% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5910 6710 7930
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 81728 96163 104440
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.15% 96.46% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67454 80920 85598
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 0 5964 £42,500 - 907
London -1 1782 £55,000 +4.76% 256
South East 0 1262 £42,500 - 174
North West -1 669 £40,000 +6.66% 109
East of England +1 566 £45,000 +5.88% 102
West Midlands +2 481 £40,000 - 59
Yorkshire -5 444 £40,000 +6.66% 66
South West 0 431 £40,000 +6.66% 67
Manchester -10 323 £40,000 - 53
Hampshire +2 290 £41,500 -2.35% 33
West Yorkshire -5 288 £40,000 +5.96% 37
East Midlands -2 249 £41,000 +2.50% 64
Surrey -2 209 £50,000 +5.26% 34
Cheshire +3 206 £40,000 +14.28% 28
Hertfordshire +31 195 £47,500 +7.95% 31
Scotland +14 192 £40,000 - 34
Berkshire -2 169 £43,750 -2.77% 14
City of London -5 166 £60,000 +9.09% 49
Leeds -10 164 £40,500 +12.50% 23
West Sussex +8 155 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Bristol -4 148 £42,500 +12.70% 23
Buckinghamshire 0 143 £42,500 -4.49% 17
Oxfordshire -1 142 £42,500 -5.55% 23
Birmingham +26 141 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Nottinghamshire -2 124 £42,500 +6.25% 23
Cambridgeshire -2 120 £37,500 -6.25% 32
Nottingham +2 109 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Essex -8 104 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Edinburgh +38 92 £40,000 -15.78% 15
Kent -2 90 £37,500 -6.25% 14

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, .NET Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 12602 (100.00%) .NET
2 11939 (94.74%) C#
3 9064 (71.93%) ASP.NET
4 8332 (66.12%) MVC
5 7921 (62.86%) SQL Server
6 6839 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
7 6428 (51.01%) JavaScript
8 5892 (46.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5411 (42.94%) HTML
10 4947 (39.26%) CSS
11 4924 (39.07%) SQL
12 4488 (35.61%) TDD
13 3693 (29.30%) AngularJS
14 3464 (27.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3450 (27.38%) .NET Framework
16 3306 (26.23%) Microsoft
17 3090 (24.52%) WCF
18 2986 (23.69%) jQuery
19 2522 (20.01%) Scrum
20 2249 (17.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 2239 (17.77%) Entity Framework
22 2197 (17.43%) BDD
23 2187 (17.35%) Finance
24 2134 (16.93%) Web Application Development
25 1987 (15.77%) Web Development
26 1907 (15.13%) OO
27 1830 (14.52%) Web Services
28 1814 (14.39%) HTML5
29 1772 (14.06%) RESTful
30 1676 (13.30%) 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
1 693 (5.50%) CMS
2 480 (3.81%) IIS
3 428 (3.40%) Umbraco
4 337 (2.67%) SharePoint
5 333 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
6 252 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 230 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
8 162 (1.29%) EPiServer
9 106 (0.84%) Kentico
10 103 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 79 (0.63%) NServiceBus
12 74 (0.59%) Sitefinity
13 58 (0.46%) Confluence
14 46 (0.37%) Immediacy CMS
15 42 (0.33%) DNN
16 41 (0.33%) Apache
17 37 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 35 (0.28%) Apache Solr
19 29 (0.23%) Drupal
19 29 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 145 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 103 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 19 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 14 (0.11%) Chatbot
6 12 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.079%) Fireworks
7 10 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.024%) GIMP
9 3 (0.024%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.008%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.008%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.008%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 121 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 71 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 23 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 13 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.095%) Sage 50
6 10 (0.079%) Sage 200
7 8 (0.063%) Endur
7 8 (0.063%) Visualfiles
8 6 (0.048%) nopCommerce
9 5 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.032%) Bloomberg AIM
10 4 (0.032%) Eloqua
10 4 (0.032%) Maximo
11 3 (0.024%) Oracle 11i
12 2 (0.016%) Adobe Campaign
12 2 (0.016%) Magento
12 2 (0.016%) Sage CRM
12 2 (0.016%) WebTrends
13 1 (0.008%) Infor CRM
13 1 (0.008%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1597 (12.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 639 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
3 350 (2.78%) SaaS
4 89 (0.71%) GitHub
5 78 (0.62%) Google Play
6 74 (0.59%) PaaS
7 59 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 50 (0.40%) Office 365
9 26 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (0.17%) Sage Pay
11 17 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 12 (0.095%) Google Analytics
13 12 (0.095%) Slack
14 11 (0.087%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.087%) Azure Machine Learning
15 10 (0.079%) Force.com
16 9 (0.071%) Amazon SQS
17 8 (0.063%) AWS Lambda
17 8 (0.063%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 449 (3.56%) Internet
2 142 (1.13%) HTTP
3 117 (0.93%) Intranet
4 60 (0.48%) Broadband
5 45 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 27 (0.21%) DNS
7 26 (0.21%) Skype
8 16 (0.13%) Kerberos
8 16 (0.13%) Wireless
9 15 (0.12%) Ethernet
10 14 (0.11%) Extranet
10 14 (0.11%) RS-232
11 10 (0.079%) ATM
11 10 (0.079%) Firewall
12 9 (0.071%) Wireshark
13 6 (0.048%) SSL
14 5 (0.040%) SMS
15 4 (0.032%) AMQP
15 4 (0.032%) HTTPS
16 3 (0.024%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7921 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 1657 (13.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 1221 (9.69%) NoSQL
4 641 (5.09%) SQL Server 2016
5 615 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 569 (4.52%) MongoDB
7 532 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 498 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 493 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 484 (3.84%) Relational Database
11 270 (2.14%) MySQL
12 180 (1.43%) Big Data
13 171 (1.36%) Redis
14 156 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
15 144 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 137 (1.09%) RavenDB
17 134 (1.06%) RDBMS
18 97 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
19 89 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
20 62 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1676 (13.30%) Git (software)
2 1391 (11.04%) Visual Studio
3 1153 (9.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1057 (8.39%) NUnit
5 627 (4.98%) TeamCity
6 555 (4.40%) Subversion
7 523 (4.15%) Rhino Mocks
8 511 (4.05%) Moq
9 383 (3.04%) MSTest
10 276 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
11 258 (2.05%) JIRA
12 171 (1.36%) SpecFlow
13 165 (1.31%) Selenium
14 135 (1.07%) MSBuild
15 134 (1.06%) Jenkins
16 77 (0.61%) Jasmine
17 76 (0.60%) NuGet
18 72 (0.57%) ReSharper
19 54 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 50 (0.40%) JSUnit
General
1 2187 (17.35%) Finance
2 641 (5.09%) Banking
3 490 (3.89%) Marketing
4 487 (3.86%) Games
5 443 (3.52%) Retail
6 288 (2.29%) Advertising
7 259 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 170 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 155 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 121 (0.96%) Music Industry
11 119 (0.94%) Electronics
12 117 (0.93%) Legal
13 87 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 86 (0.68%) Front Office
15 79 (0.63%) Automotive
16 69 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
17 63 (0.50%) Publishing
18 53 (0.42%) Back Office
19 49 (0.39%) Law
20 29 (0.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12602 (100.00%) .NET
2 9064 (71.93%) ASP.NET
3 5892 (46.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5411 (42.94%) HTML
5 4947 (39.26%) CSS
6 3693 (29.30%) AngularJS
7 3464 (27.49%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3450 (27.38%) .NET Framework
9 3090 (24.52%) WCF
10 2986 (23.69%) jQuery
11 2249 (17.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2239 (17.77%) Entity Framework
13 1830 (14.52%) Web Services
14 1814 (14.39%) HTML5
15 1772 (14.06%) RESTful
16 1640 (13.01%) WPF
17 1413 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 1389 (11.02%) KnockoutJS
19 1322 (10.49%) Node.js
20 1082 (8.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1466 (11.63%) Greenfield Project
2 671 (5.32%) Computer Science
3 571 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
4 479 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 416 (3.30%) Fintech
6 414 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
7 323 (2.56%) User Experience
8 178 (1.41%) Social Media
9 164 (1.30%) Social Network
10 152 (1.21%) Tandem
11 145 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 132 (1.05%) iPad
13 128 (1.02%) N-Tier
14 99 (0.79%) Hedge funds
15 98 (0.78%) BBC
16 80 (0.63%) iPhone
17 71 (0.56%) Management Information System
18 64 (0.51%) Blog
19 60 (0.48%) Streaming Music
20 59 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1179 (9.36%) Windows
2 353 (2.80%) Android
3 228 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 145 (1.15%) Linux
5 124 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 46 (0.37%) Unix
7 26 (0.21%) Solaris
8 23 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (0.13%) AIX
11 16 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
12 14 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 14 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 11 (0.087%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.071%) MVS
15 8 (0.063%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.056%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.048%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.032%) VMS
19 3 (0.024%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8332 (66.12%) MVC
2 6839 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
3 4488 (35.61%) TDD
4 2522 (20.01%) Scrum
5 2197 (17.43%) BDD
6 2134 (16.93%) Web Application Development
7 1987 (15.77%) Web Development
8 1907 (15.13%) OO
9 1387 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
10 1112 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 1037 (8.23%) Unit Testing
12 997 (7.91%) Dependency Injection
13 964 (7.65%) SDLC
14 861 (6.83%) SOLID
15 803 (6.37%) Kanban
16 797 (6.32%) OOP
17 611 (4.85%) E-Commerce
18 566 (4.49%) MVVM
19 517 (4.10%) Multithreading
20 501 (3.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11939 (94.74%) C#
2 6428 (51.01%) JavaScript
3 4924 (39.07%) SQL
4 1417 (11.24%) VB.NET
5 1390 (11.03%) T-SQL
6 965 (7.66%) Ruby
7 506 (4.02%) VB
8 423 (3.36%) Java
9 345 (2.74%) TypeScript
10 256 (2.03%) C++
11 222 (1.76%) PowerShell
12 215 (1.71%) F#
13 172 (1.36%) Python
14 171 (1.36%) PHP
15 129 (1.02%) C
16 111 (0.88%) PL/SQL
17 106 (0.84%) VBA
18 98 (0.78%) VB6
19 74 (0.59%) XAML
20 63 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1331 (10.56%) Degree
2 313 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 199 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 116 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 72 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 54 (0.43%) MCSD
7 47 (0.37%) MCP
8 39 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
9 35 (0.28%) MCTS
10 28 (0.22%) MCAD
11 20 (0.16%) PMI Certification
12 15 (0.12%) PhD
13 13 (0.10%) HND
13 13 (0.10%) MCPD
14 8 (0.063%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.048%) DV Cleared
16 5 (0.040%) HNC
16 5 (0.040%) Master's Degree
16 5 (0.040%) MCSE
16 5 (0.040%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 298 (2.36%) QA
2 33 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 17 (0.13%) SEPA
4 10 (0.079%) WAI
5 8 (0.063%) SLA
6 4 (0.032%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.024%) HL7
8 2 (0.016%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.016%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.016%) MiFID
9 1 (0.008%) Basel III
9 1 (0.008%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.008%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (0.67%) Docker
2 30 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.087%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.032%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.024%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.016%) Firmware
6 2 (0.016%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.008%) HDFS
7 1 (0.008%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 145 (1.15%) Kibana
2 74 (0.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 74 (0.59%) WSUS
3 72 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 68 (0.54%) Puppet
5 47 (0.37%) Control-M
6 35 (0.28%) Ansible
7 26 (0.21%) Terraform
8 23 (0.18%) Grafana
9 22 (0.17%) Graphite
10 19 (0.15%) logstash
11 16 (0.13%) Opsview
12 10 (0.079%) Packer
12 10 (0.079%) Salt
13 7 (0.056%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.024%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 2 (0.016%) Kubernetes
16 1 (0.008%) CloudForms
16 1 (0.008%) Mesos
16 1 (0.008%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 3306 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 483 (3.83%) Oracle
3 365 (2.90%) Xamarin
4 355 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 340 (2.70%) Facebook
6 321 (2.55%) Google
7 115 (0.91%) SAP
8 106 (0.84%) Apple
9 103 (0.82%) Telerik
10 97 (0.77%) Twitter
11 94 (0.75%) Sony
12 93 (0.74%) Yahoo!
13 65 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
14 63 (0.50%) IBM
15 42 (0.33%) DevExpress
16 40 (0.32%) Alterian
17 32 (0.25%) Sage
18 31 (0.25%) Adobe
19 25 (0.20%) Atlassian
20 21 (0.17%) Splunk
Preston, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 40k
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum £60000 + DOUBLE BONUS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000 - £40000.00 per annum + 8% Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago