Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 27 26
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 11,894 12,977 14,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.79% 7.32% 7.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.06% 7.61% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11,003 12,214 13,717
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £28,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 168,445 170,561 196,070
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.20% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 136,331 139,111 164,687
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 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
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 20 July 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 20 July 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 11,158 £45,000 +5.88% 1,459
UK excluding London -5 8,221 £42,500 +6.25% 1,090
London +3 3,504 £55,000 - 440
South East -4 2,601 £42,500 - 277
North of England -7 2,074 £40,500 +1.25% 332
North West -7 1,103 £40,000 - 197
Midlands -8 1,090 £40,000 - 185
South West 0 951 £40,000 - 129
East of England -5 944 £45,000 - 94
Yorkshire +2 797 £42,500 +6.25% 105
East Midlands 0 548 £40,000 - 101
West Midlands -15 542 £42,500 +6.25% 84
Scotland -3 396 £45,000 +12.50% 47
North East -8 174 £40,000 +5.26% 30
Wales -14 123 £40,000 +6.67% 17
Northern Ireland -5 43 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Channel Islands - 1 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £40,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 11,894 (100.00%) .NET
2 11,221 (94.34%) C#
3 8,021 (67.44%) ASP.NET
4 7,590 (63.81%) MVC
5 7,147 (60.09%) SQL Server
6 6,536 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
7 6,073 (51.06%) JavaScript
8 5,404 (45.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4,736 (39.82%) HTML
10 4,616 (38.81%) SQL
11 4,259 (35.81%) CSS
12 4,008 (33.70%) TDD
13 3,918 (32.94%) AngularJS
14 3,845 (32.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3,131 (26.32%) .NET Framework
16 3,089 (25.97%) Microsoft
17 2,491 (20.94%) jQuery
18 2,489 (20.93%) WCF
19 2,474 (20.80%) Microsoft Azure
20 2,261 (19.01%) Web Application Development
21 2,225 (18.71%) BDD
22 2,208 (18.56%) Scrum
23 2,188 (18.40%) RESTful
24 2,067 (17.38%) SQL Server 2016
25 2,003 (16.84%) Finance
26 1,982 (16.66%) Git (software)
27 1,932 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
28 1,923 (16.17%) Entity Framework
29 1,613 (13.56%) Greenfield Project
30 1,586 (13.33%) 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
1 534 (4.49%) CMS
2 391 (3.29%) Umbraco
3 357 (3.00%) IIS
4 334 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
5 310 (2.61%) SharePoint
6 217 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 200 (1.68%) EPiServer
8 93 (0.78%) Kentico
9 88 (0.74%) NServiceBus
10 73 (0.61%) Confluence
11 64 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
12 46 (0.39%) Sitefinity
13 36 (0.30%) DNN
14 34 (0.29%) Immediacy CMS
15 32 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 30 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
17 28 (0.24%) Drupal
18 18 (0.15%) WebSphere
19 16 (0.13%) K2 blackpearl
20 15 (0.13%) Apache
Applications
1 86 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.18%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.076%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.067%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (0.050%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.050%) Revit
9 5 (0.042%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.025%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.025%) MicroStation
11 3 (0.025%) Moqups
12 1 (0.008%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.008%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 103 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 38 (0.32%) Eloqua
4 34 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 21 (0.18%) Markit EDM
6 15 (0.13%) Bloomberg AIM
6 15 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
6 15 (0.13%) Front Arena
6 15 (0.13%) thinkFolio
7 13 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 8 (0.067%) SDL Web 8
9 4 (0.034%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.034%) nopCommerce
9 4 (0.034%) SimCorp Dimension
9 4 (0.034%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.017%) Elite 3E
10 2 (0.017%) R3 Corda
10 2 (0.017%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.008%) Magento
11 1 (0.008%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2,474 (20.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 897 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
3 241 (2.03%) SaaS
4 175 (1.47%) npm
5 133 (1.12%) GitHub
6 105 (0.88%) PaaS
7 92 (0.77%) Office 365
8 91 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
9 86 (0.72%) Google Play
10 65 (0.55%) Serverless
11 45 (0.38%) IaaS
12 41 (0.34%) NuGet
13 40 (0.34%) Amazon S3
14 32 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 27 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
15 27 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
16 25 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
17 24 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
18 20 (0.17%) Yarn
19 14 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 369 (3.10%) Internet
2 130 (1.09%) HTTP
3 90 (0.76%) Intranet
4 86 (0.72%) Hyperconnected
5 71 (0.60%) SMS
6 66 (0.55%) Broadband
7 33 (0.28%) Skype
8 32 (0.27%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.14%) Wireless
10 14 (0.12%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.067%) DNS
11 8 (0.067%) Extranet
12 6 (0.050%) SSL
13 4 (0.034%) Network Security
14 3 (0.025%) FTP
14 3 (0.025%) NAS
14 3 (0.025%) PPP
14 3 (0.025%) Reverse Proxy
14 3 (0.025%) RFID
14 3 (0.025%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7,147 (60.09%) SQL Server
2 2,067 (17.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 1,345 (11.31%) NoSQL
4 686 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 346 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 320 (2.69%) Relational Database
7 308 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 299 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 297 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 276 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 247 (2.08%) MySQL
12 232 (1.95%) RavenDB
13 111 (0.93%) RDBMS
14 109 (0.92%) Redis
15 103 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
15 103 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 91 (0.77%) Big Data
17 75 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
18 74 (0.62%) Blockchain
19 70 (0.59%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 1,982 (16.66%) Git (software)
2 1,236 (10.39%) Visual Studio
3 878 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 665 (5.59%) NUnit
5 485 (4.08%) TeamCity
6 350 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
7 315 (2.65%) JIRA
8 261 (2.19%) MSTest
9 246 (2.07%) Subversion
10 234 (1.97%) Selenium
11 233 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
12 224 (1.88%) Moq
13 192 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
14 189 (1.59%) Jenkins
15 124 (1.04%) SpecFlow
16 114 (0.96%) gulp
17 106 (0.89%) Bitbucket
18 94 (0.79%) MSBuild
19 92 (0.77%) Protractor
20 89 (0.75%) Jasmine
General
1 2,003 (16.84%) Finance
2 597 (5.02%) Marketing
3 544 (4.57%) Games
4 527 (4.43%) Retail
5 446 (3.75%) Advertising
6 425 (3.57%) Banking
7 216 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 199 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 116 (0.98%) Electronics
10 112 (0.94%) Music Industry
11 111 (0.93%) Investment Banking
12 84 (0.71%) Legal
13 73 (0.61%) Automotive
14 71 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 70 (0.59%) Law
16 62 (0.52%) Front Office
17 61 (0.51%) Back Office
18 35 (0.29%) Publishing
19 21 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
20 15 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11,894 (100.00%) .NET
2 8,021 (67.44%) ASP.NET
3 5,404 (45.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4,736 (39.82%) HTML
5 4,259 (35.81%) CSS
6 3,918 (32.94%) AngularJS
7 3,845 (32.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3,131 (26.32%) .NET Framework
9 2,491 (20.94%) jQuery
10 2,489 (20.93%) WCF
11 2,188 (18.40%) RESTful
12 1,932 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 1,923 (16.17%) Entity Framework
14 1,586 (13.33%) HTML5
15 1,435 (12.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 1,340 (11.27%) Node.js
17 1,303 (10.96%) Web Services
18 1,288 (10.83%) WPF
19 1,089 (9.16%) KnockoutJS
20 1,056 (8.88%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 1,613 (13.56%) Greenfield Project
2 620 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
3 595 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 476 (4.00%) Fintech
5 450 (3.78%) User Experience
6 376 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 328 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
8 177 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
9 153 (1.29%) Social Network
10 151 (1.27%) Tandem
11 88 (0.74%) Client/Server
12 87 (0.73%) iPhone
13 81 (0.68%) Social Media
14 79 (0.66%) N-Tier
15 75 (0.63%) Algorithms
16 59 (0.50%) BBC
17 54 (0.45%) Driving Licence
18 49 (0.41%) Hedge funds
19 48 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 48 (0.40%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1,039 (8.74%) Windows
2 265 (2.23%) Android
3 159 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 96 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 95 (0.80%) Linux
6 31 (0.26%) Unix
7 19 (0.16%) Windows Phone
7 19 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
8 13 (0.11%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.084%) VMS
10 8 (0.067%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.059%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.059%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.042%) MVS
13 4 (0.034%) Solaris
14 1 (0.008%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.008%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,590 (63.81%) MVC
2 6,536 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
3 4,008 (33.70%) TDD
4 2,261 (19.01%) Web Application Development
5 2,225 (18.71%) BDD
6 2,208 (18.56%) Scrum
7 1,520 (12.78%) Web Development
8 1,517 (12.75%) OO
9 1,357 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
10 1,216 (10.22%) Software Engineering
11 1,047 (8.80%) Unit Testing
12 994 (8.36%) Dependency Injection
13 982 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
14 856 (7.20%) SOLID
15 828 (6.96%) Kanban
16 801 (6.73%) SDLC
17 747 (6.28%) Microservices
18 575 (4.83%) DevOps
19 568 (4.78%) OOP
20 537 (4.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11,221 (94.34%) C#
2 6,073 (51.06%) JavaScript
3 4,616 (38.81%) SQL
4 1,113 (9.36%) T-SQL
5 950 (7.99%) VB.NET
6 937 (7.88%) Ruby
7 497 (4.18%) Java
8 463 (3.89%) TypeScript
9 351 (2.95%) VB
10 301 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 244 (2.05%) C++
12 192 (1.61%) Python
13 168 (1.41%) F#
14 167 (1.40%) PL/SQL
15 159 (1.34%) PHP
16 99 (0.83%) VB6
17 97 (0.82%) VBA
18 87 (0.73%) Scala
19 84 (0.71%) C
20 55 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1,034 (8.69%) Degree
2 315 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 179 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 103 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 48 (0.40%) MCP
6 45 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 40 (0.34%) MCPD
8 38 (0.32%) SAFe Agilist
9 24 (0.20%) Master's Degree
10 22 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
11 16 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 13 (0.11%) DBS Check
13 12 (0.10%) MCTS
14 11 (0.092%) Numerate Degree
15 9 (0.076%) AWS Certification
16 8 (0.067%) BC Cleared
16 8 (0.067%) MCSD
16 8 (0.067%) PhD
16 8 (0.067%) Sun Certification
17 6 (0.050%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (1.92%) QA
2 20 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.16%) SLA
4 12 (0.10%) GDPR
5 8 (0.067%) GAMP
6 6 (0.050%) MiFID
7 3 (0.025%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.008%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.008%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.008%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.008%) MISRA
8 1 (0.008%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.008%) PMO
8 1 (0.008%) TickIT
8 1 (0.008%) WCAG
System Software
1 263 (2.21%) Docker
2 48 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.11%) Firmware
4 1 (0.008%) HDFS
4 1 (0.008%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.008%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 131 (1.10%) Kibana
2 73 (0.61%) Kubernetes
3 71 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 70 (0.59%) Puppet
5 62 (0.52%) Terraform
6 43 (0.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 43 (0.36%) WSUS
7 37 (0.31%) Ansible
8 24 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 16 (0.13%) Packer
10 12 (0.10%) Graphite
11 10 (0.084%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (0.067%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.034%) Grafana
13 4 (0.034%) SCCM
14 2 (0.017%) Consul
14 2 (0.017%) Istio
14 2 (0.017%) StatsD
15 1 (0.008%) Graylog
15 1 (0.008%) logstash
Vendors
1 3,089 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 518 (4.36%) Oracle
3 441 (3.71%) Google
4 412 (3.46%) Xamarin
5 361 (3.04%) Facebook
6 286 (2.40%) Sitecore
7 170 (1.43%) Capita
8 155 (1.30%) Twitter
9 127 (1.07%) SAP
10 70 (0.59%) Apple
11 60 (0.50%) Telerik
12 59 (0.50%) Sony
12 59 (0.50%) Yahoo!
13 48 (0.40%) DevExpress
14 46 (0.39%) Atlassian
15 38 (0.32%) Marketo
16 31 (0.26%) Alterian
16 31 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
17 27 (0.23%) Alias
17 27 (0.23%) New Relic