Period
to 10 May 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 10 May 2021.

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
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 49 41
Rank change year-on-year -29 -8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 3,386 5,074 8,186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.86% 5.07% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 5.32% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,036 4,575 7,505
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 81,389 95,391 140,924
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.77% 95.32% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 62,854 77,466 113,129
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,158 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.91% +2.57% -

.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 10 May 2021.

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 10 May 2021. 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 -23 3,093 £50,000 - 943
UK excluding London -16 2,282 £47,500 +5.56% 766
London -51 958 £62,500 +4.17% 249
South East -4 845 £50,000 +11.11% 179
Work from Home -34 718 £45,000 -10.00% 275
North of England -22 493 £45,000 - 249
South West -3 328 £45,000 - 59
Midlands -15 305 £45,000 +5.88% 141
North West -15 252 £47,500 - 151
Yorkshire -26 201 £42,500 - 62
East Midlands -8 160 £42,500 +6.25% 71
West Midlands -10 144 £45,000 - 68
East of England -22 130 £47,500 -5.00% 65
Scotland -33 111 £45,000 - 44
Wales -12 66 £41,750 -7.22% 14
North East +14 40 £37,500 -16.67% 36
Northern Ireland -31 6 £47,500 +18.75% 15

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

For the 6 months to 10 May 2021, .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 3,386 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,063 (90.46%) C#
3 1,958 (57.83%) JavaScript
4 1,723 (50.89%) .NET Core
5 1,706 (50.38%) Azure
6 1,662 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1,503 (44.39%) SQL Server
8 1,449 (42.79%) ASP.NET
9 1,428 (42.17%) SQL
10 1,349 (39.84%) MVC
11 1,037 (30.63%) AngularJS
12 1,007 (29.74%) CSS
13 976 (28.82%) HTML
14 824 (24.34%) React
15 821 (24.25%) .NET Framework
16 757 (22.36%) DevOps
17 737 (21.77%) Microsoft
18 693 (20.47%) ASP.NET Web API
19 691 (20.41%) Microservices
20 686 (20.26%) TDD
21 648 (19.14%) ASP.NET MVC
22 563 (16.63%) Finance
23 555 (16.39%) Scrum
24 482 (14.24%) jQuery
25 476 (14.06%) Software Engineering
26 447 (13.20%) Web Services
27 420 (12.40%) Vue.js
28 415 (12.26%) AWS
29 413 (12.20%) Git (software)
30 401 (11.84%) Greenfield Project

.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
1 138 (4.08%) IIS
2 116 (3.43%) CMS
3 109 (3.22%) SharePoint
4 66 (1.95%) Umbraco
5 41 (1.21%) Apache Spark
6 35 (1.03%) EPiServer
6 35 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 32 (0.95%) NServiceBus
8 26 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
9 24 (0.71%) Kentico
10 17 (0.50%) Confluence
11 13 (0.38%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.24%) Apache
12 8 (0.24%) Headless CMS
13 6 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.18%) nginx
14 4 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.12%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.030%) Content Management Server
15 1 (0.030%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 14 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.24%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.089%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.030%) InVision
6 1 (0.030%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 61 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.059%) Maximo
3 2 (0.059%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.059%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.030%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.030%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.030%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.030%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.030%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,706 (50.38%) Azure
2 415 (12.26%) AWS
3 183 (5.40%) SaaS
4 130 (3.84%) Azure Service Bus
5 120 (3.54%) Serverless
6 114 (3.37%) PaaS
7 86 (2.54%) Azure Functions
8 64 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
9 62 (1.83%) Azure Storage
10 60 (1.77%) Azure App Service
11 59 (1.74%) Power Platform
12 50 (1.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 48 (1.42%) GCP
14 47 (1.39%) Azure Service Fabric
15 39 (1.15%) Azure Key Vault
16 32 (0.95%) GitHub
17 24 (0.71%) IaaS
18 21 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
19 19 (0.56%) NuGet
20 18 (0.53%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (1.54%) HTTP
2 43 (1.27%) Skype
3 16 (0.47%) Internet
4 5 (0.15%) RTP
5 4 (0.12%) H.323
6 3 (0.089%) Intranet
6 3 (0.089%) Network Security
7 2 (0.059%) AMQP
7 2 (0.059%) Firewall
8 1 (0.030%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,503 (44.39%) SQL Server
2 124 (3.66%) NoSQL
3 115 (3.40%) MongoDB
4 95 (2.81%) Azure SQL Database
5 90 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 71 (2.10%) MySQL
7 55 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 43 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
10 40 (1.18%) SQL Server 2019
11 38 (1.12%) Power BI
11 38 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 33 (0.97%) Redis
12 33 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 27 (0.80%) Big Data
14 22 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
14 22 (0.65%) Oracle Database
15 20 (0.59%) RDBMS
16 19 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 413 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 298 (8.80%) Visual Studio
3 138 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 133 (3.93%) TeamCity
5 126 (3.72%) Octopus Deploy
6 115 (3.40%) NUnit
7 102 (3.01%) Visual Studio Team System
8 71 (2.10%) Jenkins
9 63 (1.86%) Selenium
10 55 (1.62%) JIRA
11 28 (0.83%) Moq
11 28 (0.83%) MSTest
12 22 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
12 22 (0.65%) SpecFlow
13 21 (0.62%) Visual Studio Code
14 18 (0.53%) Bitbucket
15 16 (0.47%) Fiddler
16 15 (0.44%) git-flow
17 14 (0.41%) Burp Suite
17 14 (0.41%) Jasmine
General
1 563 (16.63%) Finance
2 322 (9.51%) Social Skills
3 154 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 139 (4.11%) Front Office
5 92 (2.72%) Marketing
6 90 (2.66%) Games
7 68 (2.01%) Public Sector
8 66 (1.95%) Retail
9 53 (1.57%) Law
9 53 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 50 (1.48%) Manufacturing
11 47 (1.39%) Banking
12 42 (1.24%) Advertising
13 38 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
14 30 (0.89%) Automotive
15 26 (0.77%) Back Office
15 26 (0.77%) Electronics
16 25 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.56%) Police
18 15 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,386 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,723 (50.89%) .NET Core
3 1,449 (42.79%) ASP.NET
4 1,037 (30.63%) AngularJS
5 1,007 (29.74%) CSS
6 976 (28.82%) HTML
7 824 (24.34%) React
8 821 (24.25%) .NET Framework
9 693 (20.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 648 (19.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 482 (14.24%) jQuery
12 447 (13.20%) Web Services
13 420 (12.40%) Vue.js
14 394 (11.64%) REST
15 363 (10.72%) Entity Framework
16 283 (8.36%) ASP.NET Core
17 261 (7.71%) HTML5
18 237 (7.00%) RESTful
19 214 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 184 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 401 (11.84%) Greenfield Project
2 134 (3.96%) User Experience
3 103 (3.04%) Hedge funds
4 98 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 95 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
6 89 (2.63%) Derivative
6 89 (2.63%) Equities
7 81 (2.39%) Fixed Income
8 77 (2.27%) Mobile App
9 59 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
10 54 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 46 (1.36%) Reinsurance
12 25 (0.74%) Algorithms
13 21 (0.62%) NHS
14 20 (0.59%) Cloud Native
14 20 (0.59%) Wiki
15 18 (0.53%) Management Information System
15 18 (0.53%) Public Cloud
16 15 (0.44%) Blog
16 15 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 104 (3.07%) Windows
2 43 (1.27%) Linux
3 30 (0.89%) Android
4 29 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 25 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.15%) VMS
9 4 (0.12%) Unix
10 2 (0.059%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.030%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.030%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,662 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1,349 (39.84%) MVC
3 757 (22.36%) DevOps
4 691 (20.41%) Microservices
5 686 (20.26%) TDD
6 555 (16.39%) Scrum
7 476 (14.06%) Software Engineering
8 309 (9.13%) Web Development
9 306 (9.04%) Fintech
10 287 (8.48%) Unit Testing
11 280 (8.27%) OO
12 274 (8.09%) SOLID
13 262 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
14 257 (7.59%) SDLC
15 228 (6.73%) BDD
16 227 (6.70%) Mentoring
17 217 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
17 217 (6.41%) Test Automation
18 185 (5.46%) Computer Science
19 176 (5.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,063 (90.46%) C#
2 1,958 (57.83%) JavaScript
3 1,428 (42.17%) SQL
4 345 (10.19%) T-SQL
5 309 (9.13%) TypeScript
6 164 (4.84%) VB.NET
7 136 (4.02%) PowerShell
8 73 (2.16%) Python
9 50 (1.48%) Java
10 45 (1.33%) C++
11 41 (1.21%) PHP
12 32 (0.95%) PL/SQL
13 31 (0.92%) VB
14 28 (0.83%) F#
15 15 (0.44%) Erlang
16 13 (0.38%) ES6
16 13 (0.38%) Ruby
16 13 (0.38%) XAML
17 12 (0.35%) Haskell
18 9 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 331 (9.78%) Degree
2 127 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 52 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 21 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.44%) HNC
7 12 (0.35%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.32%) PhD
9 6 (0.18%) HND
9 6 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.15%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.12%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.12%) MCSD
12 1 (0.030%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (3.69%) QA
2 28 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.27%) GRC
4 5 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.12%) GDPR
6 2 (0.059%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.030%) PMO
7 1 (0.030%) PSD2
7 1 (0.030%) SLA
7 1 (0.030%) WCAG
System Software
1 330 (9.75%) Docker
2 23 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.089%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 191 (5.64%) Kubernetes
2 89 (2.63%) Terraform
3 44 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.59%) MIIS
5 10 (0.30%) Kibana
6 9 (0.27%) Ansible
7 6 (0.18%) HP Fortify
8 4 (0.12%) Grafana
9 3 (0.089%) Galera Cluster
10 2 (0.059%) Graphite
10 2 (0.059%) Graylog
10 2 (0.059%) Opsgenie
10 2 (0.059%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.030%) Kubeflow
11 1 (0.030%) Marathon
11 1 (0.030%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.030%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 737 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 129 (3.81%) Oracle
3 57 (1.68%) Xamarin
4 51 (1.51%) Nintex
5 41 (1.21%) Sitecore
6 34 (1.00%) Google
7 27 (0.80%) SAP
8 26 (0.77%) Telerik
9 19 (0.56%) VMware
10 15 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 10 (0.30%) DevExpress
12 9 (0.27%) Xceptor
13 8 (0.24%) Apple
13 8 (0.24%) Blue Prism
14 6 (0.18%) HP
14 6 (0.18%) Murex
14 6 (0.18%) Sophis
15 4 (0.12%) Adobe
15 4 (0.12%) Meridio