Period
to 2 April 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 2 April 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 37 28
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6,190 8,582 12,732
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.28% 5.80% 7.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 6.04% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6,074 8,528 12,989
Median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 111,745 142,075 170,719
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 95.97% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 89,584 113,392 140,055
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

.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 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Top 19 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 2 April 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 -8 5,615 £50,000 +5.26% 911
UK excluding London -1 3,944 £45,000 - 717
London -4 2,138 £60,000 - 262
South East +1 1,379 £45,000 - 176
North of England -9 855 £45,000 +2.27% 242
Work from Home -8 566 £50,000 +5.26% 87
Midlands +1 507 £42,500 +6.25% 101
North West -12 451 £45,000 - 128
South West -4 445 £45,000 +5.88% 64
Yorkshire +2 368 £42,500 - 88
East of England -3 298 £50,000 +5.26% 66
East Midlands +4 267 £40,000 - 44
Scotland +10 250 £45,000 - 39
West Midlands -10 240 £45,000 +12.50% 57
Wales +19 154 £45,000 +9.09% 23
Northern Ireland -3 54 £37,500 -25.00% 5
North East -38 37 £45,000 - 26
Isle of Man - 7 £47,500 - 1
Channel Islands -1 1 £67,500 -10.00%

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

For the 6 months to 2 April 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 6,190 (100.00%) .NET
2 5,703 (92.13%) C#
3 3,440 (55.57%) ASP.NET
4 3,353 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 3,247 (52.46%) MVC
6 3,108 (50.21%) Agile Software Development
7 3,094 (49.98%) SQL Server
8 2,578 (41.65%) Azure
9 2,355 (38.05%) SQL
10 2,212 (35.74%) .NET Core
11 2,090 (33.76%) AngularJS
12 2,026 (32.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1,987 (32.10%) HTML
14 1,898 (30.66%) CSS
15 1,758 (28.40%) .NET Framework
16 1,749 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1,731 (27.96%) TDD
18 1,582 (25.56%) Microsoft
19 1,398 (22.58%) Scrum
20 1,116 (18.03%) React
21 1,111 (17.95%) Microservices
22 1,080 (17.45%) AWS
23 1,058 (17.09%) Entity Framework
24 968 (15.64%) Finance
25 928 (14.99%) jQuery
26 880 (14.22%) BDD
27 856 (13.83%) Web Services
28 796 (12.86%) Greenfield Project
29 743 (12.00%) Git (software)
30 736 (11.89%) DevOps

.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
1 451 (7.29%) Elasticsearch
2 202 (3.26%) CMS
3 163 (2.63%) IIS
4 143 (2.31%) Umbraco
5 110 (1.78%) EPiServer
6 104 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 103 (1.66%) SharePoint
8 75 (1.21%) Confluence
9 52 (0.84%) Kentico
10 39 (0.63%) Sitefinity
11 26 (0.42%) DNN
11 26 (0.42%) Immediacy CMS
12 19 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (0.29%) ArcGIS
14 11 (0.18%) Drupal
15 9 (0.15%) Oracle Spatial
16 8 (0.13%) Apache Solr
16 8 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.097%) TPMS
18 5 (0.081%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 46 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.065%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.032%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 88 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.18%) Endur
3 8 (0.13%) GoldMine
3 8 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.097%) Magento
5 5 (0.081%) Raiser's Edge
5 5 (0.081%) RiskWrite
5 5 (0.081%) SDL Web 8
6 4 (0.065%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.048%) Distributed Ledger
8 2 (0.032%) Maximo
8 2 (0.032%) R3 Corda
8 2 (0.032%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.016%) Elite 3E
9 1 (0.016%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.016%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.016%) Shopify
9 1 (0.016%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2,578 (41.65%) Azure
2 1,080 (17.45%) AWS
3 243 (3.93%) SaaS
4 126 (2.04%) Serverless
5 119 (1.92%) PaaS
6 90 (1.45%) GitHub
7 77 (1.24%) GCP
8 61 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 60 (0.97%) Power Platform
10 42 (0.68%) Azure Functions
11 39 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
12 31 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
13 30 (0.48%) NuGet
14 28 (0.45%) npm
15 22 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
16 21 (0.34%) IaaS
17 19 (0.31%) Office 365
17 19 (0.31%) OpenShift
18 16 (0.26%) Slack
19 13 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 175 (2.83%) Internet
2 52 (0.84%) HTTP
3 28 (0.45%) Intranet
4 24 (0.39%) Broadband
5 12 (0.19%) AMQP
6 10 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
6 10 (0.16%) RTP
7 9 (0.15%) Extranet
8 6 (0.097%) Skype
9 5 (0.081%) FTP
9 5 (0.081%) IPFS
10 4 (0.065%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.032%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.032%) RFID
11 2 (0.032%) SSH
11 2 (0.032%) Wireless
12 1 (0.016%) DOCSIS
12 1 (0.016%) Firewall
12 1 (0.016%) LAN
12 1 (0.016%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,094 (49.98%) SQL Server
2 559 (9.03%) MongoDB
3 465 (7.51%) NoSQL
4 383 (6.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 359 (5.80%) SQL Server 2019
6 269 (4.35%) MySQL
7 213 (3.44%) Relational Database
8 191 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 181 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 141 (2.28%) Redis
11 137 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 126 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
13 114 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 111 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
15 93 (1.50%) Cosmos DB
16 79 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
17 78 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 57 (0.92%) Power BI
19 52 (0.84%) RavenDB
20 45 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 743 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 501 (8.09%) Visual Studio
3 291 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 200 (3.23%) NUnit
5 199 (3.21%) TeamCity
6 180 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 160 (2.58%) JIRA
8 118 (1.91%) Selenium
9 100 (1.62%) Jenkins
10 66 (1.07%) Moq
11 65 (1.05%) SpecFlow
12 63 (1.02%) MSBuild
13 56 (0.90%) Subversion
14 49 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
15 44 (0.71%) StyleCop
16 43 (0.69%) Jasmine
17 42 (0.68%) MSTest
18 39 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
19 37 (0.60%) Bitbucket
20 28 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 968 (15.64%) Finance
2 268 (4.33%) Games
3 232 (3.75%) Banking
4 204 (3.30%) Retail
5 161 (2.60%) Marketing
6 110 (1.78%) Front Office
7 109 (1.76%) Public Sector
8 86 (1.39%) Advertising
9 84 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 79 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 63 (1.02%) Law
12 56 (0.90%) Legal
13 52 (0.84%) Automotive
14 45 (0.73%) Electronics
15 43 (0.69%) Investment Banking
16 22 (0.36%) Back Office
17 20 (0.32%) Financial Institution
18 17 (0.27%) Aerospace
18 17 (0.27%) Publishing
19 16 (0.26%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,190 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,440 (55.57%) ASP.NET
3 2,212 (35.74%) .NET Core
4 2,090 (33.76%) AngularJS
5 2,026 (32.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,987 (32.10%) HTML
7 1,898 (30.66%) CSS
8 1,758 (28.40%) .NET Framework
9 1,749 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1,116 (18.03%) React
11 1,058 (17.09%) Entity Framework
12 928 (14.99%) jQuery
13 856 (13.83%) Web Services
14 707 (11.42%) Node.js
15 691 (11.16%) RESTful
16 564 (9.11%) WCF
17 539 (8.71%) REST
18 516 (8.34%) Vue.js
19 454 (7.33%) HTML5
20 410 (6.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 796 (12.86%) Greenfield Project
2 195 (3.15%) User Experience
3 184 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
4 168 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
5 166 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 145 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
7 61 (0.99%) Cloud Native
8 56 (0.90%) Tandem
9 40 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 36 (0.58%) Hedge funds
11 28 (0.45%) Social Network
12 27 (0.44%) N-Tier
13 21 (0.34%) Data Centre
14 20 (0.32%) Social Media
15 19 (0.31%) Driving Licence
16 18 (0.29%) Data Structures
17 15 (0.24%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.24%) NHS
18 14 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 12 (0.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 445 (7.19%) Windows
2 80 (1.29%) Android
3 70 (1.13%) Linux
4 57 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 52 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 15 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
8 11 (0.18%) VMS
9 9 (0.15%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.13%) Windows 2000
10 8 (0.13%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.097%) Unix
13 5 (0.081%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.032%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.016%) MVS
15 1 (0.016%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.016%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,247 (52.46%) MVC
2 3,108 (50.21%) Agile Software Development
3 1,731 (27.96%) TDD
4 1,398 (22.58%) Scrum
5 1,111 (17.95%) Microservices
6 880 (14.22%) BDD
7 736 (11.89%) DevOps
8 729 (11.78%) Web Application Development
9 682 (11.02%) Software Engineering
10 614 (9.92%) Kanban
10 614 (9.92%) Web Development
11 494 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
12 487 (7.87%) OO
13 457 (7.38%) SDLC
14 452 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
14 452 (7.30%) SOLID
15 419 (6.77%) Unit Testing
16 328 (5.30%) Fintech
16 328 (5.30%) Test Automation
17 325 (5.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5,703 (92.13%) C#
2 3,353 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 2,355 (38.05%) SQL
4 735 (11.87%) TypeScript
5 596 (9.63%) T-SQL
6 440 (7.11%) VB.NET
7 188 (3.04%) Java
8 162 (2.62%) F#
9 133 (2.15%) VB
10 129 (2.08%) Python
11 126 (2.04%) Ruby
12 114 (1.84%) C++
13 101 (1.63%) PowerShell
14 95 (1.53%) C
15 54 (0.87%) PHP
16 46 (0.74%) VB6
17 45 (0.73%) PL/SQL
18 35 (0.57%) ES6
19 33 (0.53%) VBA
20 31 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 528 (8.53%) Degree
2 168 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 83 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 71 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 24 (0.39%) MCSD
7 16 (0.26%) HND
8 15 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 13 (0.21%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.13%) DBS Check
10 8 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.081%) CIW
11 5 (0.081%) MCAD
11 5 (0.081%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.065%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.065%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.065%) MCPD
12 4 (0.065%) PhD
13 3 (0.048%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (2.50%) QA
2 11 (0.18%) GDPR
3 10 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.097%) PA-DSS
5 5 (0.081%) PMO
6 4 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.048%) GxP
7 3 (0.048%) HL7
7 3 (0.048%) SLA
8 1 (0.016%) DICOM
8 1 (0.016%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.016%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 402 (6.49%) Docker
2 21 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.032%) Firmware
3 2 (0.032%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.016%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 242 (3.91%) Kubernetes
2 28 (0.45%) Kibana
3 27 (0.44%) Terraform
4 18 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.24%) MIIS
6 8 (0.13%) Ansible
7 2 (0.032%) Grafana
7 2 (0.032%) Puppet
7 2 (0.032%) SCCM
7 2 (0.032%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.016%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.016%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.016%) Mesos
8 1 (0.016%) Nagios
8 1 (0.016%) Packer
8 1 (0.016%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1,582 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 227 (3.67%) Oracle
3 147 (2.37%) Sitecore
4 142 (2.29%) Xamarin
5 75 (1.21%) Google
6 73 (1.18%) SAP
7 46 (0.74%) Facebook
8 40 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
9 35 (0.57%) Atlassian
10 29 (0.47%) YouTube
11 27 (0.44%) Tableau
12 26 (0.42%) Alterian
13 22 (0.36%) DevExpress
14 20 (0.32%) IBM
15 15 (0.24%) Apple
16 13 (0.21%) ESRI
17 11 (0.18%) MuleSoft
17 11 (0.18%) WorldPay
18 9 (0.15%) Telerik
19 8 (0.13%) Yahoo!