Period
to 29 January 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 35 29
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6,462 9,325 12,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.15% 6.13% 7.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.40% 6.39% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5,820 8,566 11,616
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.20% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

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 119,773 145,847 166,971
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.92% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 95,883 116,580 136,217
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
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 29 January 2020.

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 29 January 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 -13 5,892 £48,000 +1.05% 1,432
UK excluding London -3 4,122 £45,000 - 1,182
London -10 2,227 £60,000 - 375
South East -6 1,436 £45,000 - 313
North of England -18 865 £45,000 - 348
Midlands +2 587 £42,500 - 181
South West 0 491 £45,000 +11.11% 105
North West -24 465 £45,000 - 194
Yorkshire -7 359 £42,500 - 125
West Midlands +21 311 £45,000 +12.50% 94
East of England -9 292 £50,000 +5.26% 110
East Midlands -1 277 £40,000 -5.88% 87
Scotland +3 253 £45,000 - 73
Wales +17 145 £45,000 - 33
Northern Ireland -5 52 £40,000 -11.11% 17
North East -26 42 £43,500 -3.33% 29
Isle of Man - 3 £53,000 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6,462 (100.00%) .NET
2 5,970 (92.39%) C#
3 3,674 (56.86%) ASP.NET
4 3,438 (53.20%) JavaScript
5 3,417 (52.88%) MVC
6 3,294 (50.97%) SQL Server
7 3,092 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
8 2,487 (38.49%) SQL
9 2,321 (35.92%) Azure
10 2,257 (34.93%) HTML
11 2,167 (33.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2,103 (32.54%) CSS
13 1,994 (30.86%) AngularJS
14 1,860 (28.78%) .NET Core
15 1,850 (28.63%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1,674 (25.91%) Microsoft
17 1,658 (25.66%) .NET Framework
18 1,657 (25.64%) TDD
19 1,257 (19.45%) Scrum
20 1,040 (16.09%) jQuery
21 1,008 (15.60%) Finance
22 972 (15.04%) Microservices
23 927 (14.35%) Entity Framework
24 922 (14.27%) AWS
25 895 (13.85%) Web Services
26 890 (13.77%) React
27 830 (12.84%) Greenfield Project
28 814 (12.60%) BDD
29 767 (11.87%) Git (software)
30 757 (11.71%) RESTful

.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
1 314 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
2 228 (3.53%) CMS
3 200 (3.10%) IIS
4 154 (2.38%) Umbraco
5 107 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 103 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 96 (1.49%) EPiServer
8 76 (1.18%) Confluence
9 57 (0.88%) Kentico
10 38 (0.59%) Sitefinity
11 28 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
12 26 (0.40%) DNN
12 26 (0.40%) Immediacy CMS
13 15 (0.23%) ArcGIS
14 14 (0.22%) WordPress
15 12 (0.19%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.17%) Oracle Spatial
17 9 (0.14%) Drupal
18 8 (0.12%) Ethereum
18 8 (0.12%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 55 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.077%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.046%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.031%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.031%) Revit
6 2 (0.031%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.015%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 84 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.19%) Endur
3 10 (0.15%) GoldMine
4 9 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
5 8 (0.12%) R3 Corda
6 6 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.077%) Raiser's Edge
7 5 (0.077%) RiskWrite
8 4 (0.062%) SDL Web 8
8 4 (0.062%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.031%) Front Arena
9 2 (0.031%) Magento
9 2 (0.031%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.031%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.031%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.015%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.015%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.015%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.015%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2,321 (35.92%) Azure
2 922 (14.27%) AWS
3 220 (3.40%) SaaS
4 112 (1.73%) Serverless
5 104 (1.61%) PaaS
6 92 (1.42%) GitHub
7 63 (0.97%) GCP
8 58 (0.90%) Power Platform
9 45 (0.70%) npm
10 41 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
11 38 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
12 36 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
13 34 (0.53%) Azure Functions
14 33 (0.51%) NuGet
15 29 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
16 25 (0.39%) Office 365
17 22 (0.34%) IaaS
18 21 (0.32%) Slack
19 19 (0.29%) OpenShift
20 11 (0.17%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 169 (2.62%) Internet
2 44 (0.68%) HTTP
3 28 (0.43%) Broadband
4 18 (0.28%) Intranet
5 12 (0.19%) AMQP
6 10 (0.15%) Hyperconnected
7 8 (0.12%) Extranet
8 7 (0.11%) IPFS
8 7 (0.11%) RTP
8 7 (0.11%) Skype
9 5 (0.077%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.046%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
11 2 (0.031%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.031%) FTP
11 2 (0.031%) RFID
11 2 (0.031%) SSH
11 2 (0.031%) Wireless
12 1 (0.015%) DOCSIS
12 1 (0.015%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.015%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,294 (50.97%) SQL Server
2 523 (8.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 519 (8.03%) NoSQL
4 393 (6.08%) MongoDB
5 280 (4.33%) MySQL
6 241 (3.73%) Relational Database
7 194 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 177 (2.74%) SQL Server 2019
8 177 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 137 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 117 (1.81%) Redis
11 108 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 105 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
13 104 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
14 96 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
15 77 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 61 (0.94%) Big Data
16 61 (0.94%) RavenDB
17 57 (0.88%) Power BI
18 49 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 767 (11.87%) Git (software)
2 488 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 329 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 206 (3.19%) NUnit
5 183 (2.83%) TeamCity
6 172 (2.66%) JIRA
7 167 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
8 79 (1.22%) Selenium
9 74 (1.15%) Jenkins
10 69 (1.07%) Subversion
11 60 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
12 58 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
13 57 (0.88%) SpecFlow
14 54 (0.84%) webpack
15 45 (0.70%) Moq
16 44 (0.68%) StyleCop
17 41 (0.63%) Bitbucket
18 37 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 33 (0.51%) Jasmine
20 32 (0.50%) MSTest
General
1 1,008 (15.60%) Finance
2 280 (4.33%) Banking
3 275 (4.26%) Games
4 213 (3.30%) Retail
5 212 (3.28%) Marketing
6 123 (1.90%) Public Sector
7 109 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 94 (1.45%) Advertising
9 89 (1.38%) Front Office
10 88 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 66 (1.02%) Law
12 58 (0.90%) Legal
13 54 (0.84%) Automotive
14 48 (0.74%) Investment Banking
15 44 (0.68%) Electronics
16 27 (0.42%) Back Office
17 26 (0.40%) Financial Institution
18 19 (0.29%) Publishing
19 16 (0.25%) Music Industry
20 11 (0.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,462 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,674 (56.86%) ASP.NET
3 2,257 (34.93%) HTML
4 2,167 (33.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2,103 (32.54%) CSS
6 1,994 (30.86%) AngularJS
7 1,860 (28.78%) .NET Core
8 1,850 (28.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1,658 (25.66%) .NET Framework
10 1,040 (16.09%) jQuery
11 927 (14.35%) Entity Framework
12 895 (13.85%) Web Services
13 890 (13.77%) React
14 757 (11.71%) RESTful
15 680 (10.52%) WCF
16 600 (9.29%) Node.js
17 587 (9.08%) REST
18 518 (8.02%) HTML5
19 482 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 455 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 830 (12.84%) Greenfield Project
2 209 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 202 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 191 (2.96%) User Experience
5 189 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 176 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
7 60 (0.93%) Cloud Native
8 53 (0.82%) Hedge funds
8 53 (0.82%) Tandem
9 43 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 41 (0.63%) N-Tier
11 39 (0.60%) Social Network
12 24 (0.37%) Client/Server
13 22 (0.34%) Driving Licence
14 21 (0.32%) Data Structures
14 21 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 20 (0.31%) Social Media
16 17 (0.26%) NHS
16 17 (0.26%) Robotics
16 17 (0.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 492 (7.61%) Windows
2 95 (1.47%) Android
3 75 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 69 (1.07%) Linux
5 52 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.17%) Mac OS
7 10 (0.15%) Unix
7 10 (0.15%) VMS
8 9 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.093%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.093%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (0.062%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.046%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.031%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.031%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.031%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.015%) MVS
14 1 (0.015%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.015%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,417 (52.88%) MVC
2 3,092 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1,657 (25.64%) TDD
4 1,257 (19.45%) Scrum
5 972 (15.04%) Microservices
6 814 (12.60%) BDD
7 754 (11.67%) Web Application Development
8 712 (11.02%) Web Development
9 682 (10.55%) DevOps
10 621 (9.61%) Software Engineering
11 527 (8.16%) SDLC
12 526 (8.14%) OO
13 520 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
14 482 (7.46%) Kanban
15 480 (7.43%) SOLID
16 477 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
17 430 (6.65%) Unit Testing
18 360 (5.57%) E-Commerce
19 348 (5.39%) Computer Science
20 347 (5.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5,970 (92.39%) C#
2 3,438 (53.20%) JavaScript
3 2,487 (38.49%) SQL
4 646 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 583 (9.02%) TypeScript
6 534 (8.26%) VB.NET
7 206 (3.19%) Java
8 182 (2.82%) Ruby
9 169 (2.62%) Python
10 156 (2.41%) VB
11 125 (1.93%) F#
12 119 (1.84%) C++
13 100 (1.55%) PowerShell
14 75 (1.16%) PHP
15 73 (1.13%) C
16 55 (0.85%) PL/SQL
17 50 (0.77%) VB6
18 47 (0.73%) ES6
18 47 (0.73%) VBA
19 35 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 557 (8.62%) Degree
2 180 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 68 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 27 (0.42%) SC Cleared
6 24 (0.37%) HND
7 17 (0.26%) MCSD
8 16 (0.25%) Master's Degree
9 14 (0.22%) Postgraduate
10 12 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
11 11 (0.17%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.077%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.077%) MCP
13 4 (0.062%) PhD
14 2 (0.031%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.031%) CISSP
14 2 (0.031%) MCSE
14 2 (0.031%) MCTS
14 2 (0.031%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.031%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (2.85%) QA
2 12 (0.19%) GDPR
3 10 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.093%) PA-DSS
5 6 (0.093%) PMO
6 5 (0.077%) SLA
7 3 (0.046%) GxP
8 2 (0.031%) HL7
9 1 (0.015%) DICOM
9 1 (0.015%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.015%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 394 (6.10%) Docker
2 19 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.031%) Firmware
4 1 (0.015%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.015%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.015%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 236 (3.65%) Kubernetes
2 30 (0.46%) Kibana
3 24 (0.37%) Terraform
4 13 (0.20%) MIIS
5 8 (0.12%) Ansible
6 5 (0.077%) Rancher
7 4 (0.062%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.062%) Puppet
7 4 (0.062%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.046%) Grafana
8 3 (0.046%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.031%) SCCM
10 1 (0.015%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.015%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.015%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.015%) Graphite
10 1 (0.015%) Nagios
10 1 (0.015%) Packer
10 1 (0.015%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1,674 (25.91%) Microsoft
2 282 (4.36%) Oracle
3 159 (2.46%) Sitecore
4 122 (1.89%) Xamarin
5 83 (1.28%) Google
6 73 (1.13%) SAP
7 55 (0.85%) Facebook
8 35 (0.54%) Atlassian
9 34 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (0.51%) YouTube
11 26 (0.40%) Alterian
12 21 (0.32%) Tableau
13 18 (0.28%) DevExpress
14 17 (0.26%) IBM
15 14 (0.22%) WorldPay
16 12 (0.19%) Apple
17 11 (0.17%) ESRI
18 10 (0.15%) Axosoft
18 10 (0.15%) Sage
19 9 (0.14%) OutSystems