Period
to 21 October 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 34 29
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6,733 10,554 12,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.92% 6.45% 7.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 6.73% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6,168 9,717 11,509
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%

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 131,018 156,893 167,207
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.92% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 104,525 126,399 133,879
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Top 17 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 21 October 2019. 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 -16 6,218 £48,500 +7.78% 1,380
UK excluding London -12 4,248 £45,000 +5.88% 1,111
London -10 2,346 £60,000 - 364
South East -11 1,458 £45,000 +1.12% 306
North of England -23 927 £44,500 +4.71% 321
Midlands -10 636 £45,000 +9.76% 172
South West -10 552 £45,000 +12.50% 135
North West -27 503 £45,000 +5.88% 172
West Midlands +14 411 £45,000 +5.88% 96
Yorkshire -23 381 £42,500 - 130
East of England -28 298 £47,500 +5.56% 82
East Midlands -19 225 £42,500 +6.25% 74
Scotland -18 221 £42,500 -5.56% 58
Wales +11 120 £45,000 +5.88% 21
North East -30 44 £47,000 +10.59% 19
Northern Ireland -12 40 £45,000 +20.00% 17
Isle of Man +4 2 - -

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, .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 6,733 (100.00%) .NET
2 6,280 (93.27%) C#
3 3,818 (56.71%) ASP.NET
4 3,439 (51.08%) JavaScript
5 3,367 (50.01%) MVC
6 3,360 (49.90%) SQL Server
7 3,150 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
8 2,757 (40.95%) SQL
9 2,420 (35.94%) HTML
10 2,239 (33.25%) Azure
11 2,236 (33.21%) CSS
12 2,117 (31.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1,912 (28.40%) AngularJS
14 1,890 (28.07%) Microsoft
15 1,792 (26.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1,543 (22.92%) .NET Framework
17 1,541 (22.89%) .NET Core
18 1,490 (22.13%) TDD
19 1,147 (17.04%) jQuery
20 1,125 (16.71%) Scrum
21 998 (14.82%) Finance
22 860 (12.77%) AWS
23 859 (12.76%) Git (software)
24 857 (12.73%) Greenfield Project
25 829 (12.31%) Web Services
26 816 (12.12%) Web Development
27 815 (12.10%) Entity Framework
28 804 (11.94%) Microservices
29 798 (11.85%) WCF
30 779 (11.57%) React

.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
1 219 (3.25%) CMS
2 209 (3.10%) IIS
3 169 (2.51%) Umbraco
4 167 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 133 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 77 (1.14%) Confluence
7 75 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 62 (0.92%) EPiServer
9 54 (0.80%) Kentico
10 35 (0.52%) NServiceBus
11 32 (0.48%) Sitefinity
12 31 (0.46%) DNN
13 27 (0.40%) Immediacy CMS
14 24 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (0.25%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.25%) WordPress
16 12 (0.18%) Ethereum
16 12 (0.18%) Hyperledger
16 12 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
17 10 (0.15%) Drupal
Applications
1 38 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.24%) S-PLUS
4 10 (0.15%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.074%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.074%) Revit
5 5 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.030%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 93 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
3 12 (0.18%) Front Arena
3 12 (0.18%) Markit EDM
3 12 (0.18%) R3 Corda
3 12 (0.18%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.059%) GoldMine
5 4 (0.059%) Sage CRM
5 4 (0.059%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.045%) Endur
7 2 (0.030%) Infor CRM
7 2 (0.030%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.030%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.030%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.030%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.015%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.015%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.015%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 2,239 (33.25%) Azure
2 860 (12.77%) AWS
3 259 (3.85%) SaaS
4 124 (1.84%) Serverless
5 100 (1.49%) GCP
6 97 (1.44%) PaaS
7 70 (1.04%) GitHub
8 56 (0.83%) Azure Functions
9 55 (0.82%) Power Platform
10 47 (0.70%) npm
11 35 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
12 34 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
12 34 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
13 30 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
14 28 (0.42%) IaaS
15 24 (0.36%) NuGet
16 23 (0.34%) Office 365
17 21 (0.31%) AWS IoT
18 18 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
19 17 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 143 (2.12%) Internet
2 62 (0.92%) HTTP
3 31 (0.46%) Broadband
4 16 (0.24%) Intranet
5 9 (0.13%) Skype
6 8 (0.12%) IPFS
6 8 (0.12%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 8 (0.12%) SMTP
7 7 (0.10%) FTP
7 7 (0.10%) MQTT
7 7 (0.10%) SSH
8 6 (0.089%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.045%) AMQP
10 2 (0.030%) 5G
10 2 (0.030%) CTI
10 2 (0.030%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.030%) Extranet
10 2 (0.030%) GPRS
10 2 (0.030%) RFID
10 2 (0.030%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,360 (49.90%) SQL Server
2 555 (8.24%) NoSQL
3 493 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
4 239 (3.55%) Relational Database
5 235 (3.49%) MySQL
6 218 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 203 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 201 (2.99%) MongoDB
9 136 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
10 120 (1.78%) Redis
11 107 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
12 106 (1.57%) Cosmos DB
13 105 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 92 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
15 91 (1.35%) Big Data
16 55 (0.82%) Power BI
17 50 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 49 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
19 46 (0.68%) RDBMS
19 46 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 859 (12.76%) Git (software)
2 566 (8.41%) Visual Studio
3 377 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 244 (3.62%) NUnit
5 210 (3.12%) JIRA
6 203 (3.02%) TeamCity
7 193 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 101 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 95 (1.41%) Bitbucket
10 88 (1.31%) Subversion
11 82 (1.22%) Selenium
12 67 (1.00%) Jenkins
12 67 (1.00%) webpack
13 65 (0.97%) SpecFlow
14 63 (0.94%) Moq
15 57 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
16 51 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 46 (0.68%) MSTest
18 35 (0.52%) ReSharper
19 31 (0.46%) StyleCop
General
1 998 (14.82%) Finance
2 289 (4.29%) Banking
3 265 (3.94%) Marketing
4 260 (3.86%) Games
5 253 (3.76%) Retail
6 140 (2.08%) Public Sector
7 108 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 99 (1.47%) Advertising
9 97 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 61 (0.91%) Law
11 57 (0.85%) Front Office
12 44 (0.65%) Legal
13 41 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 41 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 40 (0.59%) Automotive
15 38 (0.56%) Electronics
16 32 (0.48%) Back Office
17 17 (0.25%) Publishing
18 14 (0.21%) French Language
19 13 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,733 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,818 (56.71%) ASP.NET
3 2,420 (35.94%) HTML
4 2,236 (33.21%) CSS
5 2,117 (31.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,912 (28.40%) AngularJS
7 1,792 (26.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,543 (22.92%) .NET Framework
9 1,541 (22.89%) .NET Core
10 1,147 (17.04%) jQuery
11 829 (12.31%) Web Services
12 815 (12.10%) Entity Framework
13 798 (11.85%) WCF
14 779 (11.57%) React
15 731 (10.86%) RESTful
16 631 (9.37%) REST
17 592 (8.79%) HTML5
18 488 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 468 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 445 (6.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 857 (12.73%) Greenfield Project
2 239 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
3 227 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 215 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 204 (3.03%) User Experience
6 201 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
7 77 (1.14%) Hedge funds
8 61 (0.91%) Algorithms
9 54 (0.80%) Tandem
10 52 (0.77%) Cloud Native
11 43 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 40 (0.59%) N-Tier
13 37 (0.55%) Social Network
14 34 (0.50%) Client/Server
14 34 (0.50%) Robotics
15 28 (0.42%) NHS
16 27 (0.40%) Data Structures
17 25 (0.37%) Derivative
17 25 (0.37%) Digital Media
17 25 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 533 (7.92%) Windows
2 136 (2.02%) Linux
3 114 (1.69%) Android
4 110 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 59 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 20 (0.30%) Mac OS
7 18 (0.27%) Unix
8 10 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.089%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.089%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (0.089%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.074%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.059%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.059%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.059%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.030%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.015%) MVS
13 1 (0.015%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.015%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.015%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,367 (50.01%) MVC
2 3,150 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1,490 (22.13%) TDD
4 1,125 (16.71%) Scrum
5 816 (12.12%) Web Development
6 804 (11.94%) Microservices
7 724 (10.75%) DevOps
8 671 (9.97%) Software Engineering
9 652 (9.68%) BDD
10 632 (9.39%) Web Application Development
11 622 (9.24%) SDLC
12 588 (8.73%) Unit Testing
13 570 (8.47%) OO
14 509 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
14 509 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
15 466 (6.92%) Computer Science
16 432 (6.42%) SOLID
17 361 (5.36%) E-Commerce
18 353 (5.24%) Test Automation
19 344 (5.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6,280 (93.27%) C#
2 3,439 (51.08%) JavaScript
3 2,757 (40.95%) SQL
4 633 (9.40%) T-SQL
5 586 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 403 (5.99%) TypeScript
7 191 (2.84%) Python
8 188 (2.79%) Ruby
9 182 (2.70%) Java
9 182 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 159 (2.36%) VB
11 113 (1.68%) C++
12 96 (1.43%) PHP
13 79 (1.17%) C
14 62 (0.92%) PL/SQL
15 55 (0.82%) VB6
15 55 (0.82%) VBA
16 46 (0.68%) ES6
17 44 (0.65%) F#
18 35 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 730 (10.84%) Degree
2 239 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (0.53%) Security Cleared
5 32 (0.48%) Master's Degree
6 30 (0.45%) HND
7 29 (0.43%) SC Cleared
8 26 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
9 13 (0.19%) DBS Check
10 11 (0.16%) MCSD
11 10 (0.15%) MBA
12 8 (0.12%) MCAD
12 8 (0.12%) MCTS
13 4 (0.059%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.059%) MCP
14 3 (0.045%) CTC Cleared
14 3 (0.045%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.045%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.030%) CISSP
15 2 (0.030%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (3.04%) QA
2 19 (0.28%) GDPR
3 6 (0.089%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (0.089%) PMO
4 5 (0.074%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.045%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.045%) WAI
6 2 (0.030%) HL7
6 2 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.030%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.030%) SLA
7 1 (0.015%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.015%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 463 (6.88%) Docker
2 42 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.15%) Varnish
4 6 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.045%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.030%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.030%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.015%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.015%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.015%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 246 (3.65%) Kubernetes
2 22 (0.33%) Terraform
3 19 (0.28%) Kibana
4 8 (0.12%) Ansible
4 8 (0.12%) MIIS
4 8 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.12%) Puppet
5 6 (0.089%) Rancher
5 6 (0.089%) SCCM
6 5 (0.074%) Grafana
7 4 (0.059%) Dollar Universe
8 3 (0.045%) Graphite
8 3 (0.045%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.030%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.015%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1,890 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 279 (4.14%) Oracle
3 141 (2.09%) Xamarin
4 132 (1.96%) Google
5 119 (1.77%) Sitecore
6 70 (1.04%) SAP
7 59 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 34 (0.50%) Facebook
9 32 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (0.40%) Alterian
10 27 (0.40%) YouTube
11 19 (0.28%) ForgeRock
11 19 (0.28%) IBM
12 18 (0.27%) Telerik
13 15 (0.22%) DevExpress
14 12 (0.18%) Calypso
14 12 (0.18%) Charles River
14 12 (0.18%) Databricks
14 12 (0.18%) SimCorp
14 12 (0.18%) Tableau