Period
to 22 September 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 55 34
Rank change year-on-year +4 -21 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 2,351 6,768 10,867
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.72% 4.87% 6.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 5.08% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,435 6,666 10,820
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 47,223 133,225 159,921
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 95.77% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38,574 106,021 128,866
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -1 2,147 £51,000 +7.37% 665
UK excluding London -2 1,504 £47,500 +5.56% 536
London -22 783 £60,000 - 160
South East -2 485 £50,000 +11.11% 107
North of England +12 451 £47,500 +11.76% 198
Work from Home +6 347 £50,000 +5.26% 127
North West +26 270 £50,000 +11.11% 120
Midlands -8 185 £45,000 - 96
Yorkshire +8 146 £45,000 +5.88% 65
South West -37 121 £47,500 +9.20% 42
East of England +18 109 £47,500 +5.56% 59
West Midlands -21 108 £45,000 - 51
East Midlands +5 77 £42,500 - 45
Scotland +24 74 £47,500 +11.76% 18
Wales -3 56 £48,500 +7.78% 12
North East +17 35 £43,000 -8.51% 13
Northern Ireland -1 18 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Isle of Man +5 5 £52,500 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2,351 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,111 (89.79%) C#
3 1,218 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
4 1,210 (51.47%) SQL Server
5 1,207 (51.34%) JavaScript
6 1,197 (50.91%) ASP.NET
7 1,099 (46.75%) MVC
8 1,054 (44.83%) Azure
9 1,041 (44.28%) .NET Core
10 864 (36.75%) SQL
11 772 (32.84%) AngularJS
12 730 (31.05%) .NET Framework
13 726 (30.88%) HTML
14 704 (29.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 692 (29.43%) CSS
16 683 (29.05%) TDD
17 672 (28.58%) Microsoft
18 638 (27.14%) ASP.NET Web API
19 566 (24.07%) React
20 544 (23.14%) Microservices
21 490 (20.84%) Scrum
22 444 (18.89%) DevOps
23 400 (17.01%) Entity Framework
24 380 (16.16%) Finance
25 357 (15.19%) Git (software)
26 342 (14.55%) BDD
27 337 (14.33%) AWS
28 334 (14.21%) jQuery
29 314 (13.36%) TypeScript
30 310 (13.19%) Web Development

.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
1 116 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
2 84 (3.57%) CMS
3 70 (2.98%) IIS
4 51 (2.17%) NServiceBus
5 47 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 39 (1.66%) Confluence
7 37 (1.57%) Umbraco
8 33 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
9 28 (1.19%) EPiServer
10 21 (0.89%) Kentico
11 17 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (0.72%) Sitefinity
12 16 (0.68%) DNN
13 11 (0.47%) Immediacy CMS
14 8 (0.34%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
17 5 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
18 3 (0.13%) Apache
18 3 (0.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.043%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 39 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.26%) Maximo
3 4 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.085%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.043%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.043%) Shopify
5 1 (0.043%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,054 (44.83%) Azure
2 337 (14.33%) AWS
3 103 (4.38%) SaaS
4 58 (2.47%) PaaS
5 45 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (1.91%) GCP
5 45 (1.91%) IaaS
6 42 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
7 37 (1.57%) Serverless
8 35 (1.49%) GitHub
9 29 (1.23%) Power Platform
10 22 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
11 20 (0.85%) Office 365
12 19 (0.81%) npm
13 16 (0.68%) NuGet
14 15 (0.64%) Azure Functions
15 13 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (0.55%) Slack
16 11 (0.47%) OpenShift
17 9 (0.38%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.11%) Skype
2 67 (2.85%) HTTP
3 51 (2.17%) Internet
4 6 (0.26%) Intranet
4 6 (0.26%) WEP
5 3 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.085%) DNS
6 2 (0.085%) SSL
7 1 (0.043%) DHCP
7 1 (0.043%) Extranet
7 1 (0.043%) SMS
7 1 (0.043%) SMTP
7 1 (0.043%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,210 (51.47%) SQL Server
2 222 (9.44%) NoSQL
3 209 (8.89%) MongoDB
4 134 (5.70%) SQL Server 2019
5 100 (4.25%) Relational Database
6 64 (2.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 57 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 54 (2.30%) MySQL
9 49 (2.08%) Redis
10 46 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 43 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 36 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 35 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
14 29 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 26 (1.11%) Power BI
16 22 (0.94%) Cosmos DB
17 17 (0.72%) Riak
17 17 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
18 16 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
19 13 (0.55%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 357 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 158 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 125 (5.32%) TeamCity
4 103 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 100 (4.25%) NUnit
6 84 (3.57%) JIRA
7 80 (3.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 74 (3.15%) Selenium
9 53 (2.25%) Moq
10 52 (2.21%) MSTest
11 48 (2.04%) SpecFlow
12 30 (1.28%) Jenkins
13 25 (1.06%) Subversion
14 21 (0.89%) Bitbucket
14 21 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
15 19 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
16 18 (0.77%) PowerBuilder
16 18 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 17 (0.72%) Visual Studio Code
18 13 (0.55%) StyleCop
General
1 380 (16.16%) Finance
2 77 (3.28%) Games
3 53 (2.25%) Banking
4 52 (2.21%) Marketing
5 47 (2.00%) Public Sector
6 42 (1.79%) Front Office
7 41 (1.74%) Retail
8 33 (1.40%) Advertising
9 29 (1.23%) Law
10 28 (1.19%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 15 (0.64%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.60%) Electronics
13 13 (0.55%) Telecoms
14 11 (0.47%) Legal
15 10 (0.43%) Back Office
16 8 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.26%) Local Government
19 5 (0.21%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,351 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,197 (50.91%) ASP.NET
3 1,041 (44.28%) .NET Core
4 772 (32.84%) AngularJS
5 730 (31.05%) .NET Framework
6 726 (30.88%) HTML
7 704 (29.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 692 (29.43%) CSS
9 638 (27.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 566 (24.07%) React
11 400 (17.01%) Entity Framework
12 334 (14.21%) jQuery
13 262 (11.14%) REST
14 255 (10.85%) Vue.js
15 250 (10.63%) Web Services
16 219 (9.32%) RESTful
17 207 (8.80%) ASP.NET Core
18 202 (8.59%) HTML5
19 200 (8.51%) Node.js
20 161 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 304 (12.93%) Greenfield Project
2 94 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (2.93%) User Experience
4 52 (2.21%) Mobile App
5 51 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
6 49 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (1.91%) Hedge funds
8 42 (1.79%) Algorithms
9 24 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 23 (0.98%) Fixed Income
11 21 (0.89%) Derivative
12 15 (0.64%) Mobile Games
13 14 (0.60%) Replication
14 13 (0.55%) Equities
14 13 (0.55%) Tandem
15 12 (0.51%) Cloud Native
15 12 (0.51%) Renewable Energy
16 11 (0.47%) Private Cloud
17 9 (0.38%) Client/Server
17 9 (0.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 180 (7.66%) Windows
2 31 (1.32%) Android
3 26 (1.11%) Linux
4 24 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.26%) Unix
6 5 (0.21%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.17%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.085%) AIX
9 1 (0.043%) MVS
9 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,218 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 1,099 (46.75%) MVC
3 683 (29.05%) TDD
4 544 (23.14%) Microservices
5 490 (20.84%) Scrum
6 444 (18.89%) DevOps
7 342 (14.55%) BDD
8 310 (13.19%) Web Development
9 259 (11.02%) Software Engineering
10 220 (9.36%) Unit Testing
11 209 (8.89%) SOLID
12 207 (8.80%) OO
13 182 (7.74%) Fintech
14 174 (7.40%) Problem-Solving
15 167 (7.10%) Mentoring
16 162 (6.89%) Kanban
17 152 (6.47%) SDLC
18 146 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
19 141 (6.00%) Test Automation
20 137 (5.83%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2,111 (89.79%) C#
2 1,207 (51.34%) JavaScript
3 864 (36.75%) SQL
4 314 (13.36%) TypeScript
5 200 (8.51%) T-SQL
6 107 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 83 (3.53%) Python
8 69 (2.93%) Java
9 50 (2.13%) C++
10 46 (1.96%) F#
11 28 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 20 (0.85%) Ruby
13 15 (0.64%) PHP
14 14 (0.60%) VB
15 13 (0.55%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.51%) C
17 10 (0.43%) ES6
18 9 (0.38%) Erlang
18 9 (0.38%) Haskell
19 7 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 214 (9.10%) Degree
2 62 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 49 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 21 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.47%) MCPD
7 11 (0.47%) PhD
8 3 (0.13%) MCSD
9 1 (0.043%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.36%) QA
2 9 (0.38%) GDPR
3 7 (0.30%) SLA
4 4 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.085%) PSD2
System Software
1 229 (9.74%) Docker
2 7 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.043%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 123 (5.23%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.38%) Grafana
3 8 (0.34%) Istio
4 7 (0.30%) MIIS
5 6 (0.26%) Ansible
5 6 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.17%) Kibana
6 4 (0.17%) Terraform
7 3 (0.13%) Mesos
8 2 (0.085%) logstash
8 2 (0.085%) Puppet
9 1 (0.043%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.043%) WSUS
Vendors
1 672 (28.58%) Microsoft
2 61 (2.59%) Oracle
3 51 (2.17%) Xamarin
4 35 (1.49%) Google
4 35 (1.49%) Sitecore
5 30 (1.28%) IBM
6 23 (0.98%) SAP
7 22 (0.94%) Atlassian
8 17 (0.72%) VMware
9 15 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.47%) Alterian
10 11 (0.47%) Apple
11 7 (0.30%) Sun
12 6 (0.26%) Splunk
12 6 (0.26%) Telerik
13 5 (0.21%) Sybase
14 4 (0.17%) Databricks
14 4 (0.17%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.17%) Tableau
15 3 (0.13%) Dell