The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 27 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6291 7148 8695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.44% 6.91% 8.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.73% 7.17% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5887 6638 7964
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

.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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +1 5877 £42,500 - 893
London -4 1691 £55,000 - 245
South East 0 1239 £41,500 -2.35% 155
North West +1 674 £40,000 - 118
East of England +5 537 £40,000 -11.11% 89
Yorkshire +2 518 £40,000 +6.66% 78
West Midlands +4 454 £40,000 +6.66% 57
South West +10 452 £40,000 +3.89% 65
West Yorkshire +5 375 £40,000 +1.26% 40
Manchester -3 352 £40,000 - 58
Hampshire +4 273 £40,000 - 40
Hertfordshire +31 252 £45,000 - 33
East Midlands 0 240 £40,000 - 72
Leeds +15 233 £40,000 - 28
Surrey +3 197 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Bristol -1 194 £45,000 +16.88% 28
City of London -2 189 £59,000 -1.66% 45
Cheshire +10 185 £40,000 +6.66% 38
Scotland +16 159 £40,000 +1.26% 33
Berkshire -7 151 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Kent +5 147 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Buckinghamshire 0 139 £40,000 -9.09% 16
Birmingham +19 135 £40,750 +8.66% 21
Oxfordshire +3 129 £40,000 - 25
Nottinghamshire +1 126 £40,000 - 21
West Sussex 0 124 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Wales +6 122 £38,500 +10.00% 18
Cambridgeshire -1 110 £40,000 - 18
Worcestershire +17 93 £35,000 +37.25% 7
Nottingham -2 91 £40,000 - 15

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12762 (100.00%) .NET
2 12060 (94.50%) C#
3 9085 (71.19%) ASP.NET
4 8307 (65.09%) MVC
5 7899 (61.89%) SQL Server
6 7037 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6406 (50.20%) JavaScript
8 5878 (46.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5545 (43.45%) HTML
10 5015 (39.30%) SQL
10 5015 (39.30%) CSS
11 4558 (35.72%) TDD
12 3506 (27.47%) AngularJS
13 3488 (27.33%) .NET Framework
14 3419 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3278 (25.69%) Microsoft
16 3243 (25.41%) WCF
17 2920 (22.88%) jQuery
18 2573 (20.16%) Scrum
19 2330 (18.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 2299 (18.01%) Finance
21 2240 (17.55%) Entity Framework
22 2091 (16.38%) Web Development
23 2072 (16.24%) Web Application Development
24 2064 (16.17%) BDD
25 1977 (15.49%) OO
26 1941 (15.21%) SQL Server 2014
27 1915 (15.01%) HTML5
28 1835 (14.38%) Web Services
29 1733 (13.58%) RESTful

.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
1 685 (5.37%) CMS
2 523 (4.10%) IIS
3 387 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 374 (2.93%) SharePoint
5 358 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
6 214 (1.68%) EPiServer
7 210 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
8 198 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 109 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 101 (0.79%) NServiceBus
11 94 (0.74%) Kentico
12 67 (0.52%) Sitefinity
13 47 (0.37%) DNN
14 45 (0.35%) Immediacy CMS
15 39 (0.31%) Confluence
16 36 (0.28%) Apache Solr
17 35 (0.27%) WebSphere
18 33 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 31 (0.24%) Apache
20 29 (0.23%) Mule
Applications
1 1189 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 82 (0.64%) MS Office
3 45 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.10%) Chatbot
7 12 (0.094%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.047%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.047%) MS Project
9 2 (0.016%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.008%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.008%) GIMP
10 1 (0.008%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 96 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 26 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.078%) Sage 50
6 8 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.063%) Sage 200
7 7 (0.055%) nopCommerce
8 6 (0.047%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.024%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.024%) Maximo
9 3 (0.024%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.024%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.016%) Eze OMS
10 2 (0.016%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.016%) SDL Web 8
10 2 (0.016%) thinkFolio
11 1 (0.008%) Pegasus Opera
11 1 (0.008%) Sage CRM
11 1 (0.008%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1483 (11.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 586 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
3 295 (2.31%) SaaS
4 78 (0.61%) Google Play
5 76 (0.60%) GitHub
6 62 (0.49%) Office 365
7 60 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 56 (0.44%) PaaS
9 23 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (0.14%) Sage Pay
11 15 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (0.10%) Google Analytics
13 12 (0.094%) Azure Machine Learning
14 9 (0.071%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (0.071%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (0.063%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.055%) Slack
17 6 (0.047%) iTunes
18 5 (0.039%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 475 (3.72%) Internet
2 160 (1.25%) HTTP
3 137 (1.07%) Intranet
4 44 (0.34%) Broadband
5 32 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 26 (0.20%) Skype
7 22 (0.17%) DNS
8 16 (0.13%) Extranet
9 15 (0.12%) Wireshark
10 11 (0.086%) Firewall
10 11 (0.086%) Kerberos
11 10 (0.078%) Wireless
12 8 (0.063%) Ethernet
13 7 (0.055%) RS-232
14 6 (0.047%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.047%) RTP
15 5 (0.039%) SMS
15 5 (0.039%) SMTP
16 4 (0.031%) RIP
16 4 (0.031%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7899 (61.89%) SQL Server
2 1941 (15.21%) SQL Server 2014
3 1181 (9.25%) NoSQL
4 620 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 554 (4.34%) MongoDB
6 467 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 454 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 438 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 415 (3.25%) Relational Database
10 342 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
11 301 (2.36%) MySQL
12 254 (1.99%) Big Data
13 201 (1.57%) Redis
14 167 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
15 158 (1.24%) RavenDB
16 140 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 128 (1.00%) RDBMS
18 127 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
19 84 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
20 72 (0.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1613 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 1464 (11.47%) Visual Studio
3 1171 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1037 (8.13%) NUnit
5 572 (4.48%) Rhino Mocks
6 567 (4.44%) TeamCity
7 561 (4.40%) Moq
8 542 (4.25%) Subversion
9 437 (3.42%) MSTest
10 276 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 224 (1.76%) JIRA
12 158 (1.24%) Selenium
13 153 (1.20%) SpecFlow
14 126 (0.99%) Jenkins
15 105 (0.82%) MSBuild
16 70 (0.55%) NuGet
17 63 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 58 (0.45%) Jasmine
19 56 (0.44%) ReSharper
20 51 (0.40%) JSUnit
General
1 2299 (18.01%) Finance
2 669 (5.24%) Banking
3 500 (3.92%) Games
4 463 (3.63%) Marketing
5 365 (2.86%) Retail
6 291 (2.28%) Telecoms
7 287 (2.25%) Advertising
8 142 (1.11%) Investment Banking
9 136 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 128 (1.00%) Legal
11 118 (0.92%) Music Industry
12 75 (0.59%) Electronics
13 71 (0.56%) Front Office
14 66 (0.52%) Automotive
15 65 (0.51%) Back Office
16 59 (0.46%) Financial Institution
17 57 (0.45%) Publishing
18 54 (0.42%) Law
19 50 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
20 21 (0.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12762 (100.00%) .NET
2 9085 (71.19%) ASP.NET
3 5878 (46.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5545 (43.45%) HTML
5 5015 (39.30%) CSS
6 3506 (27.47%) AngularJS
7 3488 (27.33%) .NET Framework
8 3419 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3243 (25.41%) WCF
10 2920 (22.88%) jQuery
11 2330 (18.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2240 (17.55%) Entity Framework
13 1915 (15.01%) HTML5
14 1835 (14.38%) Web Services
15 1733 (13.58%) RESTful
16 1683 (13.19%) WPF
17 1450 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
18 1425 (11.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 1254 (9.83%) Node.js
20 1182 (9.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 768 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 589 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 493 (3.86%) Mobile App
4 455 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 322 (2.52%) User Experience
6 312 (2.44%) Fintech
7 189 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 184 (1.44%) Tandem
9 182 (1.43%) Social Network
10 157 (1.23%) Social Media
11 156 (1.22%) iPad
12 143 (1.12%) Hedge funds
13 120 (0.94%) N-Tier
14 103 (0.81%) BBC
15 89 (0.70%) Algorithms
16 87 (0.68%) Data Structures
17 84 (0.66%) iPhone
18 83 (0.65%) Blog
19 79 (0.62%) Management Information System
20 71 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1236 (9.69%) Windows
2 331 (2.59%) Android
3 226 (1.77%) Apple iOS
4 143 (1.12%) Windows Server
5 130 (1.02%) Linux
6 44 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (0.29%) Unix
8 28 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.13%) Solaris
10 15 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (0.078%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.071%) MVS
13 7 (0.055%) AIX
13 7 (0.055%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.055%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (0.055%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 6 (0.047%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.047%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.039%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.024%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8307 (65.09%) MVC
2 7037 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4558 (35.72%) TDD
4 2573 (20.16%) Scrum
5 2091 (16.38%) Web Development
6 2072 (16.24%) Web Application Development
7 2064 (16.17%) BDD
8 1977 (15.49%) OO
9 1340 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
10 1199 (9.40%) Software Engineering
11 1040 (8.15%) SDLC
12 1027 (8.05%) Dependency Injection
13 981 (7.69%) Unit Testing
14 823 (6.45%) Kanban
15 802 (6.28%) SOLID
16 782 (6.13%) OOP
17 686 (5.38%) E-Commerce
18 518 (4.06%) Mentoring
19 514 (4.03%) MVVM
20 506 (3.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12060 (94.50%) C#
2 6406 (50.20%) JavaScript
3 5015 (39.30%) SQL
4 1532 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 1448 (11.35%) T-SQL
6 935 (7.33%) Ruby
7 565 (4.43%) VB
8 444 (3.48%) Java
9 311 (2.44%) TypeScript
10 291 (2.28%) C++
11 232 (1.82%) PowerShell
12 219 (1.72%) F#
13 166 (1.30%) Python
14 155 (1.21%) PHP
15 120 (0.94%) C
16 107 (0.84%) PL/SQL
17 104 (0.81%) XPath
18 94 (0.74%) VBA
19 90 (0.71%) VB6
20 56 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 1335 (10.46%) Degree
2 175 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 86 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 50 (0.39%) MCSD
4 50 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 42 (0.33%) MCP
6 31 (0.24%) MCTS
7 28 (0.22%) MCAD
8 19 (0.15%) PhD
9 15 (0.12%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.063%) HND
11 5 (0.039%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.039%) MCPD
11 5 (0.039%) MCSE
12 4 (0.031%) CFA
12 4 (0.031%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.031%) HNC
12 4 (0.031%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.016%) CSSLP
13 2 (0.016%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 370 (2.90%) QA
2 24 (0.19%) SLA
3 16 (0.13%) WAI
4 14 (0.11%) MiFID
5 12 (0.094%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.071%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.063%) HL7
8 4 (0.031%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.031%) SDET
9 3 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.024%) SEPA
9 3 (0.024%) WCAG
10 1 (0.008%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.008%) EMIR
10 1 (0.008%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.008%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 98 (0.77%) Docker
2 34 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.078%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.031%) Firmware
5 2 (0.016%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.008%) HDFS
6 1 (0.008%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.008%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 138 (1.08%) Kibana
2 98 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 89 (0.70%) Puppet
4 77 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 77 (0.60%) WSUS
5 43 (0.34%) Ansible
6 42 (0.33%) Graphite
7 39 (0.31%) Control-M
7 39 (0.31%) Grafana
8 15 (0.12%) logstash
8 15 (0.12%) Terraform
9 8 (0.063%) Salt
10 6 (0.047%) Packer
11 2 (0.016%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.008%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.008%) Mesos
12 1 (0.008%) MOM
12 1 (0.008%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.008%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 3278 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 462 (3.62%) Oracle
3 345 (2.70%) Xamarin
4 333 (2.61%) Google
5 322 (2.52%) Facebook
6 271 (2.12%) Sitecore
7 107 (0.84%) Apple
8 98 (0.77%) Sony
9 93 (0.73%) Yahoo!
10 89 (0.70%) Twitter
11 85 (0.67%) Telerik
12 69 (0.54%) SAP
13 56 (0.44%) IBM
14 52 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
15 46 (0.36%) Alterian
16 42 (0.33%) Adobe
17 32 (0.25%) DevExpress
18 26 (0.20%) PayPal
19 22 (0.17%) Sage
19 22 (0.17%) Tableau
Isleworth, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £30-45K + 20% Pension & 10% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
County Londonderry
KnownFour
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Yearly bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-65,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Medical Care, 24 Holidays
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 25 Days holiday, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago