Period
to 2 August 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 2 August 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
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 54 51
Rank change year-on-year -50 -3 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 3,662 3,299 7,344
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.24% 4.86% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 5.11% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,173 2,957 6,776
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 103,167 64,497 138,246
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.17% 94.98% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 73,302 52,601 111,748
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

.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 August 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 2 August 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 -48 3,298 £50,000 - 1,019
UK excluding London -31 2,332 £47,500 - 808
London -65 1,100 £65,000 +8.33% 276
Work from Home -34 975 £50,000 +5.26% 285
South East -8 923 £50,000 +5.26% 182
North of England -59 458 £45,000 - 228
Midlands -22 337 £45,000 - 178
South West -9 298 £45,000 -5.26% 75
North West -51 234 £47,500 -5.00% 134
West Midlands -1 212 £47,500 -4.04% 94
Yorkshire -56 180 £44,000 +3.53% 65
East Midlands -24 124 £42,500 - 84
East of England -57 121 £47,500 - 76
Scotland -48 118 £45,000 -5.26% 42
Wales -26 63 £40,000 -11.11% 17
North East -16 44 £35,000 -26.32% 29
Northern Ireland -47 16 £45,000 -10.00% 11

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

For the 6 months to 2 August 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 3,662 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,263 (89.10%) C#
3 1,983 (54.15%) JavaScript
4 1,930 (52.70%) Azure
5 1,818 (49.65%) .NET Core
6 1,759 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
7 1,702 (46.48%) SQL Server
8 1,660 (45.33%) SQL
9 1,467 (40.06%) MVC
10 1,455 (39.73%) ASP.NET
11 1,143 (31.21%) AngularJS
12 1,064 (29.06%) HTML
13 1,045 (28.54%) React
14 1,040 (28.40%) CSS
15 955 (26.08%) .NET Framework
16 930 (25.40%) Microsoft
17 912 (24.90%) Full Stack Development
18 872 (23.81%) DevOps
19 764 (20.86%) Microservices
20 762 (20.81%) ASP.NET Web API
21 704 (19.22%) TDD
22 700 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
23 654 (17.86%) Scrum
24 573 (15.65%) Finance
25 562 (15.35%) Git (software)
26 524 (14.31%) jQuery
27 484 (13.22%) AWS
28 482 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
29 478 (13.05%) REST
30 472 (12.89%) Software Engineering

.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
1 174 (4.75%) CMS
2 157 (4.29%) IIS
3 123 (3.36%) Umbraco
4 105 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 72 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
6 67 (1.83%) EPiServer
7 60 (1.64%) Kentico
8 46 (1.26%) Confluence
9 41 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
10 31 (0.85%) Headless CMS
11 22 (0.60%) NServiceBus
12 15 (0.41%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.35%) SAS
14 10 (0.27%) Apache Spark
14 10 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.27%) nginx
15 8 (0.22%) Sitefinity
15 8 (0.22%) WordPress
16 3 (0.082%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.055%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.22%) InVision
2 8 (0.22%) Sketch
3 6 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.14%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.082%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.055%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.027%) Figma
Business Applications
1 36 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.082%) Magento
4 2 (0.055%) BambooHR
4 2 (0.055%) Maximo
4 2 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.055%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.027%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.027%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.027%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.027%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.027%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.027%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.027%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.027%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,930 (52.70%) Azure
2 484 (13.22%) AWS
3 218 (5.95%) SaaS
4 157 (4.29%) Serverless
5 155 (4.23%) Azure Service Bus
6 90 (2.46%) Azure Functions
7 77 (2.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 69 (1.88%) PaaS
9 66 (1.80%) GCP
10 63 (1.72%) Power Platform
11 49 (1.34%) Azure Storage
12 48 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
13 47 (1.28%) GitHub
14 39 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
15 37 (1.01%) Amazon S3
16 36 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
16 36 (0.98%) Azure Stack
17 34 (0.93%) NuGet
18 28 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
19 26 (0.71%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 51 (1.39%) HTTP
2 22 (0.60%) Skype
3 21 (0.57%) Internet
4 7 (0.19%) Network Security
5 6 (0.16%) RTP
6 5 (0.14%) H.323
7 4 (0.11%) Intranet
7 4 (0.11%) Modbus
7 4 (0.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.055%) WEP
8 2 (0.055%) Wireless
9 1 (0.027%) AMQP
9 1 (0.027%) Broadband
9 1 (0.027%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,702 (46.48%) SQL Server
2 176 (4.81%) NoSQL
3 118 (3.22%) Relational Database
4 116 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 110 (3.00%) MySQL
6 93 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
7 69 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 59 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
8 59 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 57 (1.56%) Redis
10 49 (1.34%) Power BI
11 44 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 44 (1.20%) SQL Server 2019
12 43 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 35 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 31 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
14 31 (0.85%) SQL Server 2017
15 30 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (0.76%) RDBMS
17 23 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 562 (15.35%) Git (software)
2 350 (9.56%) Visual Studio
3 180 (4.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 179 (4.89%) NUnit
5 158 (4.31%) TeamCity
6 136 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 124 (3.39%) JIRA
8 84 (2.29%) Selenium
9 76 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
10 55 (1.50%) Jenkins
11 54 (1.47%) Moq
12 49 (1.34%) MSTest
13 45 (1.23%) SpecFlow
14 34 (0.93%) GitLab
15 31 (0.85%) git-flow
15 31 (0.85%) Visual Studio Code
16 29 (0.79%) webpack
17 28 (0.76%) ReSharper
18 26 (0.71%) Log4Net
19 23 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 573 (15.65%) Finance
2 393 (10.73%) Social Skills
3 117 (3.19%) Marketing
4 115 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 110 (3.00%) Retail
6 75 (2.05%) Public Sector
7 66 (1.80%) Front Office
8 55 (1.50%) Advertising
8 55 (1.50%) Banking
8 55 (1.50%) Law
9 54 (1.47%) Manufacturing
10 53 (1.45%) Games
11 46 (1.26%) Telecoms
12 43 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
13 37 (1.01%) Electronics
14 36 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
15 34 (0.93%) Automotive
16 26 (0.71%) Back Office
17 21 (0.57%) Legal
18 15 (0.41%) Documentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,662 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,818 (49.65%) .NET Core
3 1,455 (39.73%) ASP.NET
4 1,143 (31.21%) AngularJS
5 1,064 (29.06%) HTML
6 1,045 (28.54%) React
7 1,040 (28.40%) CSS
8 955 (26.08%) .NET Framework
9 762 (20.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 700 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 524 (14.31%) jQuery
12 478 (13.05%) REST
13 446 (12.18%) Entity Framework
14 445 (12.15%) Web Services
15 357 (9.75%) Vue.js
16 330 (9.01%) HTML5
17 279 (7.62%) RESTful
18 271 (7.40%) ASP.NET Core
19 221 (6.03%) CSS3
20 203 (5.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 482 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
2 143 (3.90%) User Experience
3 99 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 77 (2.10%) Mobile App
5 73 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
6 61 (1.67%) Hedge funds
7 56 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 55 (1.50%) Derivative
9 51 (1.39%) Equities
10 46 (1.26%) Fixed Income
11 34 (0.93%) Cloud Native
12 33 (0.90%) Algorithms
13 30 (0.82%) N-Tier
13 30 (0.82%) Public Cloud
14 29 (0.79%) Legacy Applications
15 28 (0.76%) Legacy Systems
16 25 (0.68%) Wiki
17 21 (0.57%) NHS
18 18 (0.49%) Management Information System
19 17 (0.46%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 170 (4.64%) Windows
2 54 (1.47%) Windows Server
3 53 (1.45%) Linux
4 23 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 22 (0.60%) Android
6 21 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.25%) VMS
9 6 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.14%) Unix
11 1 (0.027%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,759 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1,467 (40.06%) MVC
3 912 (24.90%) Full Stack Development
4 872 (23.81%) DevOps
5 764 (20.86%) Microservices
6 704 (19.22%) TDD
7 654 (17.86%) Scrum
8 472 (12.89%) Software Engineering
9 396 (10.81%) Web Development
10 364 (9.94%) Unit Testing
11 357 (9.75%) SOLID
12 344 (9.39%) Fintech
13 309 (8.44%) SDLC
14 291 (7.95%) OO
15 276 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
16 271 (7.40%) Mentoring
17 262 (7.15%) BDD
18 236 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
19 227 (6.20%) Computer Science
20 198 (5.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3,263 (89.10%) C#
2 1,983 (54.15%) JavaScript
3 1,660 (45.33%) SQL
4 410 (11.20%) T-SQL
5 389 (10.62%) TypeScript
6 170 (4.64%) VB.NET
7 122 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 93 (2.54%) Python
9 87 (2.38%) Java
10 66 (1.80%) C++
11 46 (1.26%) PHP
12 35 (0.96%) PL/SQL
13 29 (0.79%) VB
14 17 (0.46%) F#
15 14 (0.38%) Kotlin
16 11 (0.30%) ES6
16 11 (0.30%) Scala
16 11 (0.30%) VB6
16 11 (0.30%) VBA
17 8 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 304 (8.30%) Degree
2 147 (4.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 41 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 23 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.41%) Master's Degree
7 9 (0.25%) HND
8 6 (0.16%) HNC
9 4 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.11%) PhD
10 3 (0.082%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.082%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.082%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.082%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.082%) MCSD
11 1 (0.027%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (4.31%) QA
2 42 (1.15%) Accessibility
3 17 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.14%) GDPR
6 2 (0.055%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.055%) GRC
6 2 (0.055%) WCAG
7 1 (0.027%) PMO
System Software
1 387 (10.57%) Docker
2 11 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.19%) Ceph
4 6 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 274 (7.48%) Kubernetes
2 76 (2.08%) Terraform
3 36 (0.98%) Grafana
4 26 (0.71%) Graphite
4 26 (0.71%) Graylog
4 26 (0.71%) Opsgenie
5 24 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (0.41%) MIIS
7 9 (0.25%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 8 (0.22%) Ansible
8 8 (0.22%) HP Fortify
9 7 (0.19%) Galera Cluster
10 3 (0.082%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.055%) Consul
11 2 (0.055%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.055%) Kibana
11 2 (0.055%) Packer
12 1 (0.027%) Marathon
12 1 (0.027%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.027%) Puppet
Vendors
1 930 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 104 (2.84%) Oracle
3 78 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 58 (1.58%) Xamarin
5 42 (1.15%) Google
6 41 (1.12%) SAP
7 30 (0.82%) Nintex
8 28 (0.76%) Telerik
9 24 (0.66%) VMware
10 17 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.41%) Atlassian
12 12 (0.33%) DevExpress
12 12 (0.33%) ServiceNow
13 9 (0.25%) MuleSoft
14 8 (0.22%) Apple
14 8 (0.22%) HP
15 7 (0.19%) Percona
16 6 (0.16%) QAD
16 6 (0.16%) Refinitiv
17 4 (0.11%) Brio