Period
to 22 April 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12,689 12,722 14,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.15% 7.43% 6.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.42% 7.69% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11,805 12,057 13,317
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 171,117 165,356 197,735
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.55% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 139,969 137,307 165,930
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 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 -3 11,936 £45,000 +5.88% 1,413
UK excluding London -4 9,074 £42,000 +5.00% 1,057
London -6 3,455 £55,000 - 429
South East -1 2,989 £42,500 +2.41% 303
North of England -3 2,288 £40,000 - 302
North West -4 1,215 £40,000 - 174
Midlands -2 1,181 £40,000 - 165
East of England -6 1,074 £45,000 +5.88% 107
South West -1 960 £41,000 +2.50% 107
Yorkshire -2 878 £40,000 - 108
East Midlands +2 641 £40,000 - 85
West Midlands -20 540 £40,000 - 80
Scotland -5 360 £42,500 +6.25% 51
North East -4 195 £35,000 -7.89% 20
Wales -3 188 £40,000 +6.67% 16
Northern Ireland +1 39 £37,500 +2.04% 6
Channel Islands - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 12,689 (100.00%) .NET
2 12,065 (95.08%) C#
3 8,825 (69.55%) ASP.NET
4 8,460 (66.67%) MVC
5 7,924 (62.45%) SQL Server
6 7,439 (58.63%) Agile Software Development
7 6,129 (48.30%) JavaScript
8 6,124 (48.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4,929 (38.84%) HTML
10 4,733 (37.30%) SQL
11 4,633 (36.51%) TDD
12 4,493 (35.41%) CSS
13 4,150 (32.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3,905 (30.77%) AngularJS
15 3,589 (28.28%) .NET Framework
16 3,337 (26.30%) WCF
17 3,170 (24.98%) Microsoft
18 2,894 (22.81%) Web Application Development
19 2,793 (22.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 2,717 (21.41%) BDD
21 2,705 (21.32%) jQuery
22 2,633 (20.75%) RESTful
23 2,570 (20.25%) Scrum
24 2,305 (18.17%) SQL Server 2016
25 2,232 (17.59%) Entity Framework
26 2,182 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
27 2,158 (17.01%) Git (software)
28 2,045 (16.12%) Finance
29 1,876 (14.78%) Node.js
30 1,871 (14.75%) OO

.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
1 607 (4.78%) CMS
2 458 (3.61%) Umbraco
3 439 (3.46%) SharePoint
4 360 (2.84%) IIS
5 261 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
6 203 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 172 (1.36%) EPiServer
8 155 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
9 101 (0.80%) NServiceBus
9 101 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 93 (0.73%) Kentico
11 57 (0.45%) Confluence
12 47 (0.37%) DNN
12 47 (0.37%) Sitefinity
13 44 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 36 (0.28%) Immediacy CMS
15 20 (0.16%) Apache Solr
15 20 (0.16%) WordPress
16 19 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
16 19 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 94 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 13 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.095%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.079%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.055%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (0.039%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.016%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.016%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.016%) Maya
13 1 (0.008%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 140 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
3 21 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 18 (0.14%) Eloqua
5 16 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.063%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (0.047%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.039%) Bloomberg AIM
9 5 (0.039%) Eagle PACE
9 5 (0.039%) Front Arena
9 5 (0.039%) thinkFolio
10 4 (0.032%) nopCommerce
10 4 (0.032%) SimCorp Dimension
11 3 (0.024%) Distributed Ledger
11 3 (0.024%) Magento
11 3 (0.024%) Sage 1000
11 3 (0.024%) Sage 500
12 2 (0.016%) Elite 3E
12 2 (0.016%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2,182 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 788 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
3 262 (2.06%) SaaS
4 143 (1.13%) GitHub
5 139 (1.10%) npm
6 133 (1.05%) Office 365
7 95 (0.75%) Google Play
8 85 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 76 (0.60%) PaaS
10 44 (0.35%) IaaS
11 43 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
12 39 (0.31%) Serverless
13 35 (0.28%) Yarn
14 32 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
14 32 (0.25%) NuGet
15 29 (0.23%) Amazon S3
16 28 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 25 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
18 22 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
19 16 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 473 (3.73%) Internet
2 119 (0.94%) Hyperconnected
3 107 (0.84%) Broadband
4 96 (0.76%) Intranet
5 91 (0.72%) HTTP
6 82 (0.65%) SMS
7 27 (0.21%) TCP/IP
8 20 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 18 (0.14%) Skype
9 18 (0.14%) Wireless
10 15 (0.12%) Extranet
11 12 (0.095%) SSL
12 10 (0.079%) DNS
13 9 (0.071%) Firewall
14 6 (0.047%) VPN
15 4 (0.032%) VoIP
16 3 (0.024%) FTP
16 3 (0.024%) Remote Desktop
16 3 (0.024%) RFID
17 2 (0.016%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7,924 (62.45%) SQL Server
2 2,305 (18.17%) SQL Server 2016
3 1,575 (12.41%) NoSQL
4 854 (6.73%) SQL Server 2014
5 711 (5.60%) MongoDB
6 409 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 329 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 325 (2.56%) Relational Database
9 296 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 249 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 243 (1.92%) MySQL
12 239 (1.88%) RavenDB
13 105 (0.83%) Redis
14 102 (0.80%) RDBMS
15 91 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
16 82 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 78 (0.61%) Big Data
18 71 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
19 67 (0.53%) Oracle Database
20 66 (0.52%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2,158 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 1,356 (10.69%) Visual Studio
3 968 (7.63%) NUnit
4 863 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 514 (4.05%) Rhino Mocks
6 463 (3.65%) Moq
7 436 (3.44%) TeamCity
8 431 (3.40%) MSTest
9 399 (3.14%) Subversion
10 299 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 267 (2.10%) JIRA
12 198 (1.56%) Jenkins
13 173 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
14 164 (1.29%) Selenium
15 139 (1.10%) MSBuild
16 100 (0.79%) SpecFlow
17 99 (0.78%) Bitbucket
18 71 (0.56%) webpack
19 64 (0.50%) ReSharper
20 59 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2,045 (16.12%) Finance
2 628 (4.95%) Marketing
3 602 (4.74%) Games
4 572 (4.51%) Retail
5 534 (4.21%) Advertising
6 484 (3.81%) Banking
7 230 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 197 (1.55%) Music Industry
9 149 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 142 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 94 (0.74%) Electronics
12 89 (0.70%) Law
13 87 (0.69%) Legal
14 86 (0.68%) Front Office
15 77 (0.61%) Back Office
16 56 (0.44%) Automotive
17 48 (0.38%) Financial Institution
18 43 (0.34%) Publishing
19 24 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
20 21 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12,689 (100.00%) .NET
2 8,825 (69.55%) ASP.NET
3 6,124 (48.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4,929 (38.84%) HTML
5 4,493 (35.41%) CSS
6 4,150 (32.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3,905 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 3,589 (28.28%) .NET Framework
9 3,337 (26.30%) WCF
10 2,793 (22.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2,705 (21.32%) jQuery
12 2,633 (20.75%) RESTful
13 2,232 (17.59%) Entity Framework
14 1,876 (14.78%) Node.js
15 1,778 (14.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 1,654 (13.03%) HTML5
17 1,605 (12.65%) WPF
18 1,527 (12.03%) Web Services
19 1,425 (11.23%) KnockoutJS
20 864 (6.81%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1,732 (13.65%) Greenfield Project
2 671 (5.29%) Computer Science
3 665 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
4 502 (3.96%) Fintech
5 426 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 364 (2.87%) User Experience
7 338 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
8 228 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
9 198 (1.56%) Tandem
10 182 (1.43%) Social Network
11 169 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 108 (0.85%) Social Media
13 107 (0.84%) N-Tier
14 98 (0.77%) iPhone
15 95 (0.75%) Algorithms
16 94 (0.74%) BBC
17 70 (0.55%) Management Information System
18 69 (0.54%) Hedge funds
19 63 (0.50%) Online Banking
20 59 (0.46%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 1,134 (8.94%) Windows
2 305 (2.40%) Android
3 187 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 89 (0.70%) Linux
5 88 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.15%) Unix
7 17 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 15 (0.12%) Windows Phone
8 15 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
9 9 (0.071%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.063%) VMS
11 3 (0.024%) MVS
11 3 (0.024%) Solaris
11 3 (0.024%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.024%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.016%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.016%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.008%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.008%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8,460 (66.67%) MVC
2 7,439 (58.63%) Agile Software Development
3 4,633 (36.51%) TDD
4 2,894 (22.81%) Web Application Development
5 2,717 (21.41%) BDD
6 2,570 (20.25%) Scrum
7 1,871 (14.75%) OO
8 1,640 (12.92%) Web Development
9 1,402 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
10 1,226 (9.66%) Software Engineering
11 1,174 (9.25%) Dependency Injection
12 1,045 (8.24%) Unit Testing
13 1,042 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
14 964 (7.60%) Kanban
15 856 (6.75%) SDLC
16 792 (6.24%) SOLID
17 654 (5.15%) OOP
18 631 (4.97%) Microservices
19 593 (4.67%) E-Commerce
20 579 (4.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12,065 (95.08%) C#
2 6,129 (48.30%) JavaScript
3 4,733 (37.30%) SQL
4 1,365 (10.76%) Ruby
5 1,180 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 1,078 (8.50%) VB.NET
7 459 (3.62%) VB
8 446 (3.51%) TypeScript
9 423 (3.33%) Java
10 309 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 247 (1.95%) C++
12 205 (1.62%) F#
13 197 (1.55%) Python
14 164 (1.29%) PHP
15 163 (1.28%) PL/SQL
16 100 (0.79%) C
17 95 (0.75%) VBA
18 84 (0.66%) VB6
19 79 (0.62%) ES6
20 69 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1,034 (8.15%) Degree
2 291 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 173 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 104 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 56 (0.44%) MCP
6 55 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 36 (0.28%) Master's Degree
8 33 (0.26%) MCPD
9 25 (0.20%) MCSD
10 19 (0.15%) MCTS
11 18 (0.14%) SAFe Agilist
12 16 (0.13%) MCAD
13 14 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
14 12 (0.095%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 12 (0.095%) PhD
14 12 (0.095%) Sun Certification
15 7 (0.055%) DBS Check
15 7 (0.055%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.047%) AWS Certification
16 6 (0.047%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (2.21%) QA
2 38 (0.30%) SLA
3 20 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.12%) MiFID
5 9 (0.071%) GAMP
6 7 (0.055%) PMO
7 6 (0.047%) EMIR
7 6 (0.047%) GDPR
8 5 (0.039%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.032%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.024%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.008%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.008%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.008%) MISRA
11 1 (0.008%) MISRA C
11 1 (0.008%) TickIT
System Software
1 246 (1.94%) Docker
2 68 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.055%) Firmware
4 5 (0.039%) HDFS
5 4 (0.032%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.032%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.016%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.008%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 165 (1.30%) Kibana
2 102 (0.80%) Puppet
3 96 (0.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 96 (0.76%) WSUS
4 92 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 65 (0.51%) Ansible
6 42 (0.33%) Kubernetes
6 42 (0.33%) Terraform
7 31 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
8 29 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 18 (0.14%) Graphite
10 11 (0.087%) Single Sign-On
11 8 (0.063%) logstash
11 8 (0.063%) SCCM
12 7 (0.055%) Consul
12 7 (0.055%) Packer
13 5 (0.039%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.039%) Mesos
14 4 (0.032%) Prometheus
14 4 (0.032%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3,170 (24.98%) Microsoft
2 547 (4.31%) Google
3 511 (4.03%) Oracle
4 482 (3.80%) Facebook
5 326 (2.57%) Xamarin
6 299 (2.36%) Sitecore
7 183 (1.44%) Twitter
8 175 (1.38%) Capita
9 98 (0.77%) Apple
10 94 (0.74%) Telerik
11 93 (0.73%) Sony
11 93 (0.73%) Yahoo!
12 81 (0.64%) SAP
13 76 (0.60%) DevExpress
14 44 (0.35%) HP
15 36 (0.28%) Atlassian
15 36 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
16 35 (0.28%) Alterian
17 26 (0.20%) WorldPay
18 24 (0.19%) Adobe