Period
to 15 July 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

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
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 33 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 7,634 11,890 13,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.23% 6.76% 7.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.46% 7.02% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7,003 10,986 12,321
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 139,889 169,361 171,980
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.23% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 111,681 137,058 140,692
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 15 July 2019.

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 15 July 2019. 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 -11 7,079 £47,500 +5.56% 1,481
UK excluding London -14 4,781 £45,000 +5.88% 1,203
London -2 2,708 £60,000 +9.09% 358
South East -13 1,640 £45,000 +5.88% 291
North of England -24 1,068 £42,500 +6.25% 375
Midlands -12 699 £42,500 +6.25% 238
South West -18 620 £42,500 +3.66% 121
North West -31 516 £44,000 +10.00% 215
Yorkshire -24 483 £42,500 - 141
West Midlands +2 450 £42,500 - 133
East of England -25 340 £45,000 - 99
East Midlands -18 249 £40,000 - 105
Scotland -21 236 £41,850 -7.00% 38
Wales +7 116 £45,000 +12.50% 32
North East -21 69 £47,500 +18.75% 19
Northern Ireland +3 64 £50,000 +33.33% 10
Isle of Man +3 3 - -
Channel Islands +7 1 £75,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, .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 7,634 (100.00%) .NET
2 7,154 (93.71%) C#
3 4,542 (59.50%) ASP.NET
4 4,132 (54.13%) MVC
5 4,029 (52.78%) JavaScript
6 3,965 (51.94%) SQL Server
7 3,739 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
8 3,198 (41.89%) SQL
9 2,780 (36.42%) HTML
10 2,587 (33.89%) CSS
11 2,527 (33.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2,377 (31.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 2,308 (30.23%) AngularJS
14 2,239 (29.33%) Microsoft
15 2,114 (27.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1,859 (24.35%) TDD
17 1,843 (24.14%) .NET Framework
18 1,587 (20.79%) .NET Core
19 1,378 (18.05%) Scrum
20 1,342 (17.58%) jQuery
21 1,315 (17.23%) Finance
22 1,068 (13.99%) WCF
23 1,063 (13.92%) Git (software)
24 1,013 (13.27%) Entity Framework
25 981 (12.85%) Greenfield Project
26 969 (12.69%) Software Engineering
27 966 (12.65%) Degree
28 956 (12.52%) Web Services
29 899 (11.78%) Web Development
30 895 (11.72%) React

.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
1 222 (2.91%) IIS
2 204 (2.67%) CMS
3 202 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
4 180 (2.36%) SharePoint
5 169 (2.21%) Umbraco
6 74 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 69 (0.90%) Confluence
8 60 (0.79%) NServiceBus
9 55 (0.72%) Kentico
10 39 (0.51%) EPiServer
11 32 (0.42%) DNN
12 25 (0.33%) Sitefinity
13 24 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
14 23 (0.30%) Immediacy CMS
15 18 (0.24%) Drupal
16 12 (0.16%) WordPress
17 11 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (0.14%) Hyperledger
18 9 (0.12%) SAS
19 8 (0.10%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 57 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.18%) Chatbot
4 12 (0.16%) S-PLUS
5 7 (0.092%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.052%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.052%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.039%) Revit
8 2 (0.026%) HipChat
9 1 (0.013%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.013%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 122 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
4 12 (0.16%) Sage CRM
5 9 (0.12%) nopCommerce
6 8 (0.10%) Front Arena
6 8 (0.10%) Markit EDM
6 8 (0.10%) thinkFolio
7 7 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
8 5 (0.065%) Magento
8 5 (0.065%) R3 Corda
9 3 (0.039%) Infor CRM
10 2 (0.026%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.013%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.013%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.013%) Misys Opics
11 1 (0.013%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.013%) SAP CCM
11 1 (0.013%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.013%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2,377 (31.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 886 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
3 318 (4.17%) SaaS
4 145 (1.90%) Serverless
5 118 (1.55%) PaaS
6 87 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 63 (0.83%) Azure Functions
7 63 (0.83%) GitHub
8 60 (0.79%) Power Platform
9 58 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
10 43 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
11 38 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
12 32 (0.42%) npm
13 30 (0.39%) NuGet
14 28 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
14 28 (0.37%) IaaS
15 24 (0.31%) AWS IoT
15 24 (0.31%) Office 365
16 22 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
17 21 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 161 (2.11%) Internet
2 87 (1.14%) HTTP
3 39 (0.51%) Broadband
4 16 (0.21%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.18%) Intranet
6 13 (0.17%) SMTP
7 11 (0.14%) FTP
7 11 (0.14%) MQTT
7 11 (0.14%) SSH
8 10 (0.13%) SMS
9 9 (0.12%) RIP
10 8 (0.10%) Hyperconnected
11 7 (0.092%) CTI
12 6 (0.079%) Skype
13 5 (0.065%) DNS
13 5 (0.065%) GPRS
13 5 (0.065%) IPFS
13 5 (0.065%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
13 5 (0.065%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.052%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,965 (51.94%) SQL Server
2 656 (8.59%) NoSQL
3 601 (7.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 293 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 282 (3.69%) MongoDB
6 274 (3.59%) Relational Database
6 274 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 209 (2.74%) MySQL
8 157 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 146 (1.91%) Redis
10 144 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 127 (1.66%) Big Data
12 119 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
13 112 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
14 84 (1.10%) Cosmos DB
15 78 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 72 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
16 72 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
17 58 (0.76%) Power BI
18 53 (0.69%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1,063 (13.92%) Git (software)
2 813 (10.65%) Visual Studio
3 576 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 293 (3.84%) TeamCity
5 288 (3.77%) NUnit
6 258 (3.38%) JIRA
7 250 (3.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 161 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
9 119 (1.56%) Jenkins
10 112 (1.47%) Selenium
11 104 (1.36%) Subversion
12 101 (1.32%) Bitbucket
13 83 (1.09%) SpecFlow
14 79 (1.03%) Moq
15 63 (0.83%) MSTest
16 60 (0.79%) ReSharper
17 46 (0.60%) webpack
18 43 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 42 (0.55%) git-flow
20 39 (0.51%) Grunt
General
1 1,315 (17.23%) Finance
2 381 (4.99%) Banking
3 311 (4.07%) Marketing
4 291 (3.81%) Games
5 285 (3.73%) Retail
6 119 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 118 (1.55%) Advertising
8 106 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 74 (0.97%) Law
10 68 (0.89%) Front Office
11 60 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 50 (0.65%) Legal
13 49 (0.64%) Electronics
14 40 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 36 (0.47%) Back Office
16 24 (0.31%) Retail Banking
17 19 (0.25%) Automotive
18 18 (0.24%) Local Government
19 17 (0.22%) French Language
20 16 (0.21%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,634 (100.00%) .NET
2 4,542 (59.50%) ASP.NET
3 2,780 (36.42%) HTML
4 2,587 (33.89%) CSS
5 2,527 (33.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2,308 (30.23%) AngularJS
7 2,114 (27.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,843 (24.14%) .NET Framework
9 1,587 (20.79%) .NET Core
10 1,342 (17.58%) jQuery
11 1,068 (13.99%) WCF
12 1,013 (13.27%) Entity Framework
13 956 (12.52%) Web Services
14 895 (11.72%) React
15 868 (11.37%) RESTful
16 790 (10.35%) HTML5
17 706 (9.25%) REST
18 632 (8.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 540 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 505 (6.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 981 (12.85%) Greenfield Project
2 308 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
3 298 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 239 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 239 (3.13%) User Experience
5 197 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
6 79 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 71 (0.93%) Hedge funds
8 63 (0.83%) Tandem
9 60 (0.79%) Driving Licence
10 56 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 51 (0.67%) Client/Server
12 47 (0.62%) N-Tier
13 45 (0.59%) Robotics
14 38 (0.50%) Social Network
15 35 (0.46%) Fixed Income
16 34 (0.45%) Derivative
16 34 (0.45%) Equities
17 32 (0.42%) Blog
18 30 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 621 (8.13%) Windows
2 190 (2.49%) Android
3 159 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 145 (1.90%) Linux
5 74 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 21 (0.28%) Unix
7 17 (0.22%) Mac OS
8 10 (0.13%) VxWorks
9 9 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.079%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.065%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.052%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.039%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.026%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.013%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.013%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.013%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.013%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.013%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,132 (54.13%) MVC
2 3,739 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 1,859 (24.35%) TDD
4 1,378 (18.05%) Scrum
5 969 (12.69%) Software Engineering
6 899 (11.78%) Web Development
7 857 (11.23%) BDD
8 821 (10.75%) OO
9 814 (10.66%) Microservices
10 792 (10.37%) Web Application Development
11 789 (10.34%) DevOps
12 771 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
13 755 (9.89%) SDLC
14 745 (9.76%) Unit Testing
15 638 (8.36%) Problem-Solving
16 546 (7.15%) SOLID
17 532 (6.97%) Computer Science
18 439 (5.75%) Test Automation
19 438 (5.74%) Mentoring
20 423 (5.54%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7,154 (93.71%) C#
2 4,029 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 3,198 (41.89%) SQL
4 754 (9.88%) T-SQL
5 583 (7.64%) VB.NET
6 323 (4.23%) TypeScript
7 254 (3.33%) Java
8 228 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 217 (2.84%) Ruby
10 190 (2.49%) Python
11 182 (2.38%) VB
12 150 (1.96%) C++
13 131 (1.72%) C
14 122 (1.60%) PHP
15 84 (1.10%) PL/SQL
16 74 (0.97%) VB6
17 72 (0.94%) VBA
18 62 (0.81%) F#
19 45 (0.59%) ES6
20 43 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 966 (12.65%) Degree
2 222 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 130 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 91 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 79 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 43 (0.56%) Master's Degree
7 33 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
8 30 (0.39%) HND
9 17 (0.22%) MCSD
10 9 (0.12%) MCAD
10 9 (0.12%) MCTS
11 8 (0.10%) MBA
12 6 (0.079%) PhD
12 6 (0.079%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.065%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.052%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.039%) AWS Certification
16 2 (0.026%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (0.026%) MCP
17 1 (0.013%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (2.29%) QA
2 18 (0.24%) GDPR
3 11 (0.14%) SLA
4 9 (0.12%) WAI
5 6 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.052%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.052%) HL7
7 4 (0.052%) MiFID
7 4 (0.052%) NCSC
7 4 (0.052%) PMO
8 3 (0.039%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.026%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.026%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 474 (6.21%) Docker
2 63 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.10%) Varnish
4 6 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.079%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.065%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.026%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.026%) vSphere
7 1 (0.013%) Firmware
7 1 (0.013%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.013%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 228 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 27 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (0.33%) Terraform
4 23 (0.30%) Kibana
5 16 (0.21%) logstash
6 9 (0.12%) Rancher
7 8 (0.10%) Puppet
8 7 (0.092%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.079%) Ansible
10 5 (0.065%) Dollar Universe
10 5 (0.065%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.052%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.052%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.026%) Grafana
12 2 (0.026%) Graphite
12 2 (0.026%) SCCM
12 2 (0.026%) SCOrch
13 1 (0.013%) Mesos
13 1 (0.013%) MIIS
13 1 (0.013%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2,239 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 273 (3.58%) Oracle
3 195 (2.55%) Xamarin
4 156 (2.04%) Google
5 125 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 85 (1.11%) SAP
7 64 (0.84%) Facebook
8 54 (0.71%) Atlassian
9 37 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
10 29 (0.38%) YouTube
11 27 (0.35%) Telerik
12 23 (0.30%) Alterian
12 23 (0.30%) Apple
13 21 (0.28%) DevExpress
14 19 (0.25%) IBM
15 16 (0.21%) Blue Prism
15 16 (0.21%) ForgeRock
16 14 (0.18%) Sage
17 11 (0.14%) SimCorp
17 11 (0.14%) Sony