Period
to 26 November 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 November 2020.

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 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 47 34
Rank change year-on-year -16 -13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 2,431 6,997 10,162
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.43% 5.15% 6.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 5.39% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,580 6,932 10,166
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +2.27% +6.02%

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 52,250 129,810 154,389
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.60% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 43,533 103,899 124,411
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Developer.

Salary trend for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Developer over the 6 months to 26 November 2020.

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 November 2020. 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 2,229 £50,000 +5.26% 704
UK excluding London -9 1,683 £48,500 +7.78% 588
London -33 682 £60,000 - 163
South East -4 546 £52,500 +12.90% 122
North of England +1 491 £47,500 +7.95% 176
Work from Home -24 404 £50,000 +5.26% 156
North West +19 322 £50,000 +11.11% 110
Midlands -15 227 £42,500 -5.56% 123
South West -29 168 £45,000 - 63
Yorkshire -16 135 £42,500 - 49
West Midlands -25 123 £45,000 - 56
East Midlands +3 104 £42,500 - 67
East of England +8 99 £45,000 -10.00% 57
Scotland -16 85 £47,500 +5.56% 26
Wales -6 54 £46,250 +2.78% 16
North East +13 34 £43,000 -1.15% 17
Northern Ireland -17 7 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Isle of Man -1 6 £52,500 -12.50%

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2020, .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 2,431 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,169 (89.22%) C#
3 1,212 (49.86%) Agile Software Development
4 1,189 (48.91%) JavaScript
5 1,164 (47.88%) SQL Server
6 1,143 (47.02%) .NET Core
7 1,138 (46.81%) Azure
8 1,123 (46.19%) ASP.NET
9 1,023 (42.08%) MVC
10 1,005 (41.34%) SQL
11 753 (30.97%) HTML
12 744 (30.60%) AngularJS
13 727 (29.91%) CSS
14 700 (28.79%) .NET Framework
15 647 (26.61%) TDD
16 639 (26.29%) Microsoft
17 597 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 576 (23.69%) ASP.NET Web API
19 556 (22.87%) DevOps
20 512 (21.06%) React
21 450 (18.51%) Microservices
22 434 (17.85%) Scrum
23 374 (15.38%) Git (software)
24 350 (14.40%) Entity Framework
25 349 (14.36%) Finance
26 327 (13.45%) Web Development
27 323 (13.29%) jQuery
28 308 (12.67%) REST
29 268 (11.02%) Greenfield Project
30 263 (10.82%) AWS

.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 84 (3.46%) CMS
2 70 (2.88%) IIS
3 64 (2.63%) NServiceBus
4 50 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 36 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (1.44%) Umbraco
7 32 (1.32%) Confluence
8 25 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (0.58%) EPiServer
10 11 (0.45%) Kentico
11 10 (0.41%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.29%) Sitefinity
13 6 (0.25%) DNN
13 6 (0.25%) nginx
14 5 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.16%) Apache
15 4 (0.16%) Orchard CMS
15 4 (0.16%) WordPress
16 3 (0.12%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.16%) InVision
2 4 (0.16%) Sketch
3 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.082%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.041%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 38 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.082%) Misys Opics
2 2 (0.082%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.041%) Magento
3 1 (0.041%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1,138 (46.81%) Azure
2 263 (10.82%) AWS
3 93 (3.83%) PaaS
4 89 (3.66%) SaaS
5 61 (2.51%) Serverless
6 51 (2.10%) IaaS
7 38 (1.56%) npm
8 35 (1.44%) GitHub
9 34 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
10 33 (1.36%) GCP
11 32 (1.32%) Azure Functions
12 30 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (1.15%) Power Platform
14 25 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
15 24 (0.99%) NuGet
16 23 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
17 19 (0.78%) Slack
18 17 (0.70%) Office 365
19 16 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
20 15 (0.62%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.46%) Skype
2 72 (2.96%) HTTP
3 32 (1.32%) Internet
4 11 (0.45%) WEP
5 3 (0.12%) DNS
5 3 (0.12%) Intranet
5 3 (0.12%) SSL
6 2 (0.082%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.041%) Extranet
7 1 (0.041%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,164 (47.88%) SQL Server
2 196 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 120 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 106 (4.36%) Relational Database
5 59 (2.43%) Azure SQL Database
6 55 (2.26%) MySQL
7 52 (2.14%) SQL Server 2019
8 46 (1.89%) Redis
8 46 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 43 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 39 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
12 36 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (0.86%) Power BI
15 19 (0.78%) Riak
16 12 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
17 11 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
17 11 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 10 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 374 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 156 (6.42%) Visual Studio
3 122 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 121 (4.98%) TeamCity
5 98 (4.03%) NUnit
6 85 (3.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 84 (3.46%) JIRA
8 69 (2.84%) Selenium
9 47 (1.93%) MSTest
10 43 (1.77%) Moq
11 36 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
12 35 (1.44%) Jenkins
13 34 (1.40%) SpecFlow
14 32 (1.32%) Subversion
15 29 (1.19%) Bitbucket
16 17 (0.70%) Visual Studio Code
17 16 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
18 14 (0.58%) Cypress.io
18 14 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
19 13 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 349 (14.36%) Finance
2 58 (2.39%) Games
3 44 (1.81%) Public Sector
4 43 (1.77%) Marketing
5 37 (1.52%) Advertising
5 37 (1.52%) Banking
6 31 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 30 (1.23%) Retail
8 28 (1.15%) Law
9 25 (1.03%) Front Office
10 15 (0.62%) Telecoms
11 14 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.53%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.41%) Back Office
14 9 (0.37%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.37%) Electronics
14 9 (0.37%) Legal
15 7 (0.29%) Publishing
16 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.21%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,431 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,143 (47.02%) .NET Core
3 1,123 (46.19%) ASP.NET
4 753 (30.97%) HTML
5 744 (30.60%) AngularJS
6 727 (29.91%) CSS
7 700 (28.79%) .NET Framework
8 597 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 576 (23.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 512 (21.06%) React
11 350 (14.40%) Entity Framework
12 323 (13.29%) jQuery
13 308 (12.67%) REST
14 259 (10.65%) Web Services
15 240 (9.87%) ASP.NET Core
16 223 (9.17%) HTML5
17 202 (8.31%) Vue.js
18 197 (8.10%) RESTful
19 192 (7.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 166 (6.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 268 (11.02%) Greenfield Project
2 133 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
4 71 (2.92%) User Experience
5 53 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 38 (1.56%) Hedge funds
7 36 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 29 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (0.78%) Mobile Games
10 18 (0.74%) Replication
11 16 (0.66%) N-Tier
12 15 (0.62%) Cloud Native
12 15 (0.62%) Renewable Energy
13 14 (0.58%) Derivative
13 14 (0.58%) Fixed Income
13 14 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (0.49%) Blog
14 12 (0.49%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.49%) Reinsurance
14 12 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 161 (6.62%) Windows
2 31 (1.28%) Android
3 25 (1.03%) Linux
4 21 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.16%) Unix
7 2 (0.082%) AIX
7 2 (0.082%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.082%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.041%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,212 (49.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1,023 (42.08%) MVC
3 647 (26.61%) TDD
4 556 (22.87%) DevOps
5 450 (18.51%) Microservices
6 434 (17.85%) Scrum
7 327 (13.45%) Web Development
8 247 (10.16%) BDD
9 246 (10.12%) OO
10 241 (9.91%) Unit Testing
11 233 (9.58%) Software Engineering
12 217 (8.93%) SOLID
13 189 (7.77%) Mentoring
13 189 (7.77%) Test Automation
14 174 (7.16%) OOP
15 163 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
16 162 (6.66%) Problem-Solving
17 160 (6.58%) Fintech
18 157 (6.46%) SDLC
19 107 (4.40%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 2,169 (89.22%) C#
2 1,189 (48.91%) JavaScript
3 1,005 (41.34%) SQL
4 233 (9.58%) TypeScript
5 191 (7.86%) T-SQL
6 104 (4.28%) VB.NET
7 82 (3.37%) Python
8 80 (3.29%) Java
9 62 (2.55%) C++
10 49 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 35 (1.44%) F#
12 22 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 20 (0.82%) Ruby
13 20 (0.82%) VB
14 17 (0.70%) PHP
15 13 (0.53%) VB6
16 11 (0.45%) Erlang
16 11 (0.45%) Haskell
17 9 (0.37%) XAML
18 8 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 232 (9.54%) Degree
2 62 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 22 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 19 (0.78%) PhD
6 17 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.21%) MCPD
8 5 (0.21%) MCSD
9 2 (0.082%) HNC
9 2 (0.082%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (4.28%) QA
2 8 (0.33%) GDPR
3 7 (0.29%) SLA
4 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.16%) PSD2
5 2 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.041%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 238 (9.79%) Docker
2 8 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.082%) Firmware
5 1 (0.041%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.041%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 141 (5.80%) Kubernetes
2 28 (1.15%) Terraform
3 13 (0.53%) MIIS
4 12 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.33%) Grafana
5 8 (0.33%) Istio
5 8 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.29%) Kibana
7 2 (0.082%) Ansible
8 1 (0.041%) logstash
8 1 (0.041%) OpenView
Vendors
1 639 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 102 (4.20%) Oracle
3 42 (1.73%) Google
4 35 (1.44%) Xamarin
5 29 (1.19%) Sitecore
6 27 (1.11%) VMware
7 18 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 17 (0.70%) IBM
9 12 (0.49%) Nintex
9 12 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.45%) SAP
11 9 (0.37%) Telerik
12 8 (0.33%) DevExpress
12 8 (0.33%) Sun
13 7 (0.29%) Splunk
14 4 (0.16%) Adobe
14 4 (0.16%) Apple
14 4 (0.16%) Dell
14 4 (0.16%) Sybase
15 3 (0.12%) Databricks