Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 24 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12,691 12,948 14,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.18% 7.41% 6.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.46% 7.68% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11,783 12,286 13,797
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 170,110 168,598 202,590
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 139,266 140,109 169,391
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

.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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Top 16 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 20 February 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 -4 11,965 £45,000 +5.88% 1,445
UK excluding London -2 9,104 £42,500 +6.25% 1,099
London -10 3,398 £55,000 - 416
South East -1 3,122 £42,500 +6.25% 276
North of England -1 2,233 £40,000 - 347
North West -2 1,270 £40,000 - 181
Midlands -2 1,208 £40,000 - 170
East of England -4 1,063 £45,000 +5.88% 127
South West 0 948 £41,500 +1.84% 109
Yorkshire -1 780 £41,000 +2.50% 141
East Midlands +3 630 £38,500 -3.75% 91
West Midlands -13 578 £40,000 - 79
Scotland -8 320 £40,000 +3.90% 43
North East -2 183 £37,500 -1.32% 25
Wales -2 172 £38,000 +1.33% 22
Northern Ireland -4 43 £37,500 +4.17% 5

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 12,691 (100.00%) .NET
2 12,126 (95.55%) C#
3 8,924 (70.32%) ASP.NET
4 8,638 (68.06%) MVC
5 8,084 (63.70%) SQL Server
6 7,586 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
7 6,226 (49.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6,098 (48.05%) JavaScript
9 4,949 (39.00%) HTML
10 4,822 (38.00%) TDD
11 4,705 (37.07%) SQL
12 4,464 (35.17%) CSS
13 4,226 (33.30%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3,902 (30.75%) AngularJS
15 3,583 (28.23%) .NET Framework
16 3,559 (28.04%) WCF
17 3,184 (25.09%) Microsoft
18 3,028 (23.86%) Web Application Development
19 2,990 (23.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 2,750 (21.67%) BDD
21 2,744 (21.62%) Scrum
22 2,740 (21.59%) jQuery
23 2,688 (21.18%) RESTful
24 2,210 (17.41%) Entity Framework
25 2,161 (17.03%) Git (software)
26 2,091 (16.48%) SQL Server 2016
27 2,078 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
28 2,046 (16.12%) Finance
29 2,024 (15.95%) Node.js
30 1,925 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap

.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
1 597 (4.70%) CMS
2 449 (3.54%) Umbraco
3 442 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 412 (3.25%) IIS
5 263 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
6 205 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
7 183 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 160 (1.26%) EPiServer
9 144 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 102 (0.80%) NServiceBus
11 83 (0.65%) Kentico
12 54 (0.43%) Confluence
13 50 (0.39%) Sitefinity
14 47 (0.37%) DNN
15 40 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 33 (0.26%) Immediacy CMS
17 31 (0.24%) Apache
18 25 (0.20%) Apache Solr
19 21 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
20 20 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 108 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 94 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 13 (0.10%) Chatbot
6 12 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.087%) MS Visio
8 10 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.039%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (0.039%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.016%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.016%) Maya
11 1 (0.008%) GIMP
11 1 (0.008%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 160 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
3 29 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
5 12 (0.095%) Eloqua
6 10 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.055%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.032%) Magento
9 3 (0.024%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.024%) Sage 1000
9 3 (0.024%) Sage 500
9 3 (0.024%) SimCorp Dimension
10 2 (0.016%) Bond Adapt
10 2 (0.016%) Elite 3E
10 2 (0.016%) Maximo
10 2 (0.016%) MetaTrader
10 2 (0.016%) nopCommerce
10 2 (0.016%) SAP Hybris
11 1 (0.008%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2,078 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 714 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 322 (2.54%) SaaS
4 113 (0.89%) GitHub
4 113 (0.89%) npm
5 111 (0.87%) Office 365
6 108 (0.85%) Google Play
7 68 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 66 (0.52%) PaaS
9 51 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
10 32 (0.25%) Yarn
11 31 (0.24%) Serverless
12 30 (0.24%) IaaS
13 27 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
14 23 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
15 22 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
15 22 (0.17%) Amazon S3
15 22 (0.17%) Sage Pay
16 18 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 9 (0.071%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 539 (4.25%) Internet
2 118 (0.93%) Hyperconnected
3 114 (0.90%) Broadband
4 86 (0.68%) SMS
5 85 (0.67%) Intranet
6 83 (0.65%) HTTP
7 26 (0.20%) HTTPS
8 23 (0.18%) TCP/IP
9 17 (0.13%) DNS
10 15 (0.12%) Extranet
10 15 (0.12%) Wireless
11 14 (0.11%) Firewall
12 13 (0.10%) SSL
13 9 (0.071%) Skype
14 6 (0.047%) RFID
14 6 (0.047%) VPN
15 5 (0.039%) ATM
16 4 (0.032%) VoIP
17 3 (0.024%) FTP
17 3 (0.024%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8,084 (63.70%) SQL Server
2 2,091 (16.48%) SQL Server 2016
3 1,587 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1,232 (9.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 722 (5.69%) MongoDB
6 430 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 355 (2.80%) Relational Database
8 351 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 314 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 253 (1.99%) MySQL
11 249 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 227 (1.79%) RavenDB
13 134 (1.06%) Redis
14 120 (0.95%) RDBMS
15 88 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
15 88 (0.69%) Big Data
16 79 (0.62%) Oracle Database
16 79 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 73 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
18 70 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2,161 (17.03%) Git (software)
2 1,390 (10.95%) Visual Studio
3 1,078 (8.49%) NUnit
4 904 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 589 (4.64%) Rhino Mocks
6 546 (4.30%) Moq
7 498 (3.92%) TeamCity
8 449 (3.54%) MSTest
9 440 (3.47%) Subversion
10 287 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
11 263 (2.07%) JIRA
12 171 (1.35%) Jenkins
13 154 (1.21%) MSBuild
14 131 (1.03%) Selenium
15 121 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
16 87 (0.69%) SpecFlow
17 82 (0.65%) Bitbucket
18 63 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 63 (0.50%) gulp
19 59 (0.46%) ReSharper
General
1 2,046 (16.12%) Finance
2 654 (5.15%) Games
3 608 (4.79%) Marketing
4 552 (4.35%) Retail
5 529 (4.17%) Banking
6 503 (3.96%) Advertising
7 235 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 233 (1.84%) Music Industry
9 167 (1.32%) Investment Banking
10 106 (0.84%) Legal
11 104 (0.82%) Back Office
11 104 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 100 (0.79%) Electronics
13 89 (0.70%) Law
14 86 (0.68%) Front Office
15 58 (0.46%) Publishing
16 45 (0.35%) Financial Institution
17 42 (0.33%) Automotive
18 28 (0.22%) Billing
19 27 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12,691 (100.00%) .NET
2 8,924 (70.32%) ASP.NET
3 6,226 (49.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4,949 (39.00%) HTML
5 4,464 (35.17%) CSS
6 4,226 (33.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3,902 (30.75%) AngularJS
8 3,583 (28.23%) .NET Framework
9 3,559 (28.04%) WCF
10 2,990 (23.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2,740 (21.59%) jQuery
12 2,688 (21.18%) RESTful
13 2,210 (17.41%) Entity Framework
14 2,024 (15.95%) Node.js
15 1,925 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 1,777 (14.00%) HTML5
17 1,702 (13.41%) WPF
18 1,647 (12.98%) Web Services
19 1,569 (12.36%) KnockoutJS
20 937 (7.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1,701 (13.40%) Greenfield Project
2 702 (5.53%) Computer Science
3 640 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
4 514 (4.05%) Fintech
5 454 (3.58%) Mobile App
6 355 (2.80%) User Experience
7 352 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
8 219 (1.73%) Tandem
9 215 (1.69%) Social Network
10 188 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 143 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 134 (1.06%) Social Media
13 114 (0.90%) BBC
14 113 (0.89%) iPhone
15 105 (0.83%) Algorithms
16 85 (0.67%) Hedge funds
17 70 (0.55%) Online Banking
18 68 (0.54%) Management Information System
19 63 (0.50%) Digital TV
20 54 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,143 (9.01%) Windows
2 352 (2.77%) Android
3 217 (1.71%) Apple iOS
4 101 (0.80%) Windows Server
5 78 (0.61%) Linux
6 29 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 24 (0.19%) Windows 10
8 15 (0.12%) Unix
9 8 (0.063%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.047%) MVS
10 6 (0.047%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.024%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.024%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.024%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.024%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.016%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.016%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (0.016%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.008%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8,638 (68.06%) MVC
2 7,586 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4,822 (38.00%) TDD
4 3,028 (23.86%) Web Application Development
5 2,750 (21.67%) BDD
6 2,744 (21.62%) Scrum
7 1,893 (14.92%) OO
8 1,690 (13.32%) Web Development
9 1,422 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
10 1,220 (9.61%) Software Engineering
11 1,174 (9.25%) Dependency Injection
12 1,047 (8.25%) Unit Testing
13 992 (7.82%) Kanban
14 896 (7.06%) SDLC
15 860 (6.78%) SOLID
16 626 (4.93%) E-Commerce
17 624 (4.92%) OOP
18 581 (4.58%) Test Automation
19 580 (4.57%) Microservices
20 556 (4.38%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12,126 (95.55%) C#
2 6,098 (48.05%) JavaScript
3 4,705 (37.07%) SQL
4 1,450 (11.43%) Ruby
5 1,260 (9.93%) T-SQL
6 1,167 (9.20%) VB.NET
7 515 (4.06%) VB
8 428 (3.37%) TypeScript
9 381 (3.00%) Java
10 275 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 263 (2.07%) C++
12 235 (1.85%) F#
13 164 (1.29%) Python
14 152 (1.20%) PHP
15 134 (1.06%) C
16 129 (1.02%) PL/SQL
17 97 (0.76%) VB6
18 77 (0.61%) ES6
19 72 (0.57%) VBA
20 62 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1,102 (8.68%) Degree
2 285 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 163 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 87 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 62 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 41 (0.32%) MCP
7 39 (0.31%) MCSD
8 32 (0.25%) Master's Degree
9 28 (0.22%) MCTS
10 25 (0.20%) MCAD
11 21 (0.17%) MCPD
12 17 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
13 16 (0.13%) PhD
14 11 (0.087%) HND
14 11 (0.087%) Sun Certification
15 10 (0.079%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.047%) BPSS Clearance
17 5 (0.039%) MCSA
18 4 (0.032%) PMP
18 4 (0.032%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 306 (2.41%) QA
2 50 (0.39%) SLA
3 24 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.095%) MiFID
5 11 (0.087%) PMO
6 8 (0.063%) EMIR
7 7 (0.055%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.047%) GAMP
9 4 (0.032%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.032%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.024%) GDPR
10 3 (0.024%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.016%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.016%) WCAG
12 1 (0.008%) Basel III
12 1 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.008%) TickIT
System Software
1 248 (1.95%) Docker
2 57 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.079%) VMware Infrastructure
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 1 (0.008%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 182 (1.43%) Kibana
2 115 (0.91%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 114 (0.90%) WSUS
4 94 (0.74%) Puppet
5 89 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
6 72 (0.57%) Ansible
7 33 (0.26%) Kubernetes
8 29 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
8 29 (0.23%) Terraform
9 24 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 17 (0.13%) Graphite
11 15 (0.12%) Consul
12 11 (0.087%) Single Sign-On
13 8 (0.063%) logstash
14 5 (0.039%) BMC PATROL
14 5 (0.039%) Mesos
15 4 (0.032%) SCCM
15 4 (0.032%) vCenter Server
16 3 (0.024%) Prometheus
16 3 (0.024%) WMI
Vendors
1 3,184 (25.09%) Microsoft
2 560 (4.41%) Google
3 503 (3.96%) Facebook
4 484 (3.81%) Oracle
5 275 (2.17%) Sitecore
6 266 (2.10%) Xamarin
7 164 (1.29%) Twitter
8 134 (1.06%) Capita
9 123 (0.97%) Apple
10 115 (0.91%) Sony
11 112 (0.88%) Yahoo!
12 98 (0.77%) Telerik
13 79 (0.62%) DevExpress
14 67 (0.53%) SAP
15 45 (0.35%) HP
16 35 (0.28%) Adobe
17 34 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
17 34 (0.27%) Sybase
18 33 (0.26%) Alterian
18 33 (0.26%) Remedy