Period
to 15 October 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 61 55
Rank change year-on-year -58 -6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 3,693 2,153 6,703
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.95% 4.49% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 4.73% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,153 1,947 6,166
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £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 114,166 45,505 131,651
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.27% 94.96% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 79,199 38,036 106,237
10th Percentile £31,761 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £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 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -55 3,267 £52,500 +5.00% 1,002
UK excluding London -43 2,219 £47,500 - 715
London -63 1,181 £65,000 +8.33% 337
Work from Home -20 1,165 £51,500 +3.00% 272
South East -27 824 £50,000 - 128
North of England -72 453 £45,000 -5.26% 253
Midlands -20 388 £47,500 +5.56% 167
West Midlands -16 245 £50,000 +11.11% 90
North West -76 242 £50,000 - 155
South West -21 230 £45,000 -5.26% 52
Yorkshire -65 169 £45,000 - 64
East Midlands -17 143 £42,500 - 77
Scotland -33 130 £47,500 - 34
East of England -78 122 £50,000 +11.11% 60
Wales -46 50 £44,850 -9.39% 17
North East -28 42 £35,000 -17.65% 34
Northern Ireland -36 22 £35,000 -17.65% 3

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 3,693 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,214 (87.03%) C#
3 2,024 (54.81%) Azure
4 1,841 (49.85%) JavaScript
5 1,781 (48.23%) .NET Core
6 1,708 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1,700 (46.03%) SQL Server
8 1,662 (45.00%) SQL
9 1,461 (39.56%) MVC
10 1,453 (39.34%) ASP.NET
11 1,168 (31.63%) AngularJS
12 1,073 (29.05%) HTML
13 1,065 (28.84%) Microsoft
14 1,038 (28.11%) React
15 1,015 (27.48%) .NET Framework
16 1,011 (27.38%) CSS
17 961 (26.02%) Full Stack Development
18 916 (24.80%) DevOps
19 748 (20.25%) Microservices
20 724 (19.60%) TDD
21 712 (19.28%) ASP.NET Web API
22 696 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC
23 630 (17.06%) Scrum
24 612 (16.57%) Git (software)
25 521 (14.11%) jQuery
26 515 (13.95%) AWS
27 509 (13.78%) Finance
28 484 (13.11%) Entity Framework
29 483 (13.08%) Social Skills
30 479 (12.97%) 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
1 199 (5.39%) CMS
2 150 (4.06%) Umbraco
3 144 (3.90%) IIS
4 95 (2.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 92 (2.49%) SharePoint
6 91 (2.46%) EPiServer
7 81 (2.19%) Kentico
8 69 (1.87%) Confluence
9 51 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
10 48 (1.30%) Headless CMS
11 17 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (0.41%) NServiceBus
12 15 (0.41%) Sitefinity
13 13 (0.35%) SAS
14 12 (0.32%) WordPress
15 10 (0.27%) nginx
16 9 (0.24%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.081%) Apache Spark
17 3 (0.081%) WebSphere
18 2 (0.054%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.22%) InVision
2 8 (0.22%) Sketch
3 3 (0.081%) EngageOne
3 3 (0.081%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.081%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.027%) Figma
Business Applications
1 21 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.16%) Magento
4 3 (0.081%) Maximo
4 3 (0.081%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.081%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.054%) BambooHR
5 2 (0.054%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.054%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.027%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.027%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.027%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.027%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.027%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.027%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 2,024 (54.81%) Azure
2 515 (13.95%) AWS
3 248 (6.72%) SaaS
4 197 (5.33%) Serverless
5 149 (4.03%) Azure Service Bus
6 109 (2.95%) Azure Functions
7 96 (2.60%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 86 (2.33%) GCP
9 75 (2.03%) Power Platform
10 64 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
11 59 (1.60%) PaaS
12 51 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
13 49 (1.33%) GitHub
14 45 (1.22%) Azure Storage
15 44 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
16 42 (1.14%) NuGet
17 41 (1.11%) Amazon S3
18 38 (1.03%) Azure Stack
19 37 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
20 33 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 43 (1.16%) HTTP
2 11 (0.30%) Internet
2 11 (0.30%) Modbus
2 11 (0.30%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.16%) Network Security
4 5 (0.14%) Broadband
4 5 (0.14%) Intranet
5 3 (0.081%) Skype
6 2 (0.054%) AMQP
6 2 (0.054%) H.323
6 2 (0.054%) RTP
6 2 (0.054%) WEP
6 2 (0.054%) Wireless
7 1 (0.027%) Extranet
7 1 (0.027%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,700 (46.03%) SQL Server
2 172 (4.66%) NoSQL
3 142 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 114 (3.09%) MongoDB
5 83 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
6 82 (2.22%) MySQL
7 74 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 70 (1.90%) Redis
9 64 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 55 (1.49%) Power BI
11 46 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
12 44 (1.19%) SQL Server 2019
13 40 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 39 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
15 36 (0.97%) Amazon Aurora
16 34 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
17 33 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (0.65%) SQL Server 2017
19 22 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 612 (16.57%) Git (software)
2 338 (9.15%) Visual Studio
3 200 (5.42%) NUnit
4 166 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 155 (4.20%) JIRA
6 141 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 129 (3.49%) TeamCity
8 91 (2.46%) Selenium
9 75 (2.03%) Moq
10 59 (1.60%) Jenkins
11 53 (1.44%) MSTest
12 50 (1.35%) ReSharper
13 48 (1.30%) SpecFlow
14 43 (1.16%) GitLab
15 41 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
16 38 (1.03%) git-flow
17 34 (0.92%) webpack
18 32 (0.87%) Subversion
19 31 (0.84%) Postman
20 30 (0.81%) Log4Net
General
1 509 (13.78%) Finance
2 483 (13.08%) Social Skills
3 142 (3.85%) Retail
4 118 (3.20%) Marketing
5 110 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (1.81%) Banking
7 62 (1.68%) Public Sector
8 59 (1.60%) Advertising
8 59 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 58 (1.57%) Law
10 46 (1.25%) Organisational Skills
11 43 (1.16%) Games
12 39 (1.06%) Automotive
13 36 (0.97%) Electronics
13 36 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
14 30 (0.81%) Legal
15 27 (0.73%) Telecoms
16 21 (0.57%) Back Office
17 18 (0.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 16 (0.43%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,693 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,781 (48.23%) .NET Core
3 1,453 (39.34%) ASP.NET
4 1,168 (31.63%) AngularJS
5 1,073 (29.05%) HTML
6 1,038 (28.11%) React
7 1,015 (27.48%) .NET Framework
8 1,011 (27.38%) CSS
9 712 (19.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 696 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 521 (14.11%) jQuery
12 484 (13.11%) Entity Framework
13 470 (12.73%) REST
14 412 (11.16%) Web Services
15 332 (8.99%) Vue.js
16 329 (8.91%) HTML5
17 278 (7.53%) RESTful
18 246 (6.66%) WCF
19 235 (6.36%) ASP.NET Core
20 211 (5.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 479 (12.97%) Greenfield Project
2 138 (3.74%) User Experience
3 113 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 74 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
5 60 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 50 (1.35%) Algorithms
7 39 (1.06%) Cloud Native
8 36 (0.97%) Legacy Applications
9 33 (0.89%) Legacy Systems
9 33 (0.89%) Public Cloud
10 24 (0.65%) Equities
11 23 (0.62%) Hedge funds
12 18 (0.49%) N-Tier
13 16 (0.43%) Life Science
14 15 (0.41%) Data Structures
14 15 (0.41%) Management Information System
15 14 (0.38%) FMCG
16 13 (0.35%) Legacy Code
16 13 (0.35%) Virtual Team
17 12 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 231 (6.26%) Windows
2 71 (1.92%) Windows Server
3 38 (1.03%) Linux
4 19 (0.51%) Android
4 19 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 15 (0.41%) Windows Server 2016
6 11 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.19%) VMS
8 6 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.14%) Unix
9 5 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.14%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.054%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,708 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1,461 (39.56%) MVC
3 961 (26.02%) Full Stack Development
4 916 (24.80%) DevOps
5 748 (20.25%) Microservices
6 724 (19.60%) TDD
7 630 (17.06%) Scrum
8 424 (11.48%) Software Engineering
9 401 (10.86%) Web Development
10 376 (10.18%) Unit Testing
11 367 (9.94%) SOLID
12 356 (9.64%) Mentoring
13 330 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
14 318 (8.61%) SDLC
15 291 (7.88%) Fintech
16 287 (7.77%) OO
17 267 (7.23%) BDD
18 221 (5.98%) Computer Science
19 220 (5.96%) E-Commerce
20 218 (5.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3,214 (87.03%) C#
2 1,841 (49.85%) JavaScript
3 1,662 (45.00%) SQL
4 405 (10.97%) TypeScript
5 385 (10.43%) T-SQL
6 174 (4.71%) VB.NET
7 113 (3.06%) PowerShell
8 101 (2.73%) Java
9 89 (2.41%) Python
10 66 (1.79%) C++
11 61 (1.65%) VB
12 39 (1.06%) PL/SQL
13 25 (0.68%) PHP
14 17 (0.46%) VB6
15 15 (0.41%) VBA
16 13 (0.35%) Scala
16 13 (0.35%) XAML
17 12 (0.32%) C
18 11 (0.30%) Kotlin
19 9 (0.24%) ES6
Qualifications
1 275 (7.45%) Degree
2 109 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 31 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 17 (0.46%) HND
7 12 (0.32%) HNC
8 11 (0.30%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.11%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.081%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.081%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.054%) MCPD
11 2 (0.054%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.027%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (5.96%) QA
2 70 (1.90%) Accessibility
3 14 (0.38%) GDPR
4 12 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.16%) SLA
6 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.081%) WCAG
8 1 (0.027%) GRC
8 1 (0.027%) PMO
System Software
1 378 (10.24%) Docker
2 22 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.16%) Ceph
5 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 310 (8.39%) Kubernetes
2 65 (1.76%) Terraform
3 50 (1.35%) Grafana
4 30 (0.81%) Graphite
4 30 (0.81%) Graylog
4 30 (0.81%) Opsgenie
5 17 (0.46%) Ansible
6 12 (0.32%) MIIS
7 10 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.24%) HP Fortify
8 9 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.19%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 6 (0.16%) Galera Cluster
11 2 (0.054%) Consul
11 2 (0.054%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.054%) Packer
11 2 (0.054%) Puppet
12 1 (0.027%) Kibana
12 1 (0.027%) Marathon
Vendors
1 1,065 (28.84%) Microsoft
2 109 (2.95%) Sitecore
3 97 (2.63%) Oracle
4 57 (1.54%) Xamarin
5 52 (1.41%) Google
6 31 (0.84%) SAP
7 29 (0.79%) Atlassian
8 21 (0.57%) Telerik
9 20 (0.54%) VMware
10 16 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (0.38%) ServiceNow
12 12 (0.32%) Optimizely
13 11 (0.30%) MuleSoft
14 10 (0.27%) Nintex
15 9 (0.24%) HP
16 7 (0.19%) TIBCO
17 6 (0.16%) Apple
17 6 (0.16%) Percona
17 6 (0.16%) QAD
17 6 (0.16%) SnapLogic