Period
to 19 March 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 March 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 28 26
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 8,793 12,692 12,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.92% 7.22% 7.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.18% 7.49% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8,088 11,841 12,042
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% 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 142,396 169,478 166,063
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.40% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 113,818 139,244 137,809
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

.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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 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 -8 8,183 £47,500 +5.56% 1,670
UK excluding London -11 5,602 £45,000 +7.14% 1,363
London +6 3,029 £60,000 +9.09% 431
South East -10 1,908 £45,000 +5.88% 323
North of England -11 1,460 £44,000 +10.00% 398
North West -7 835 £45,000 +12.50% 216
Midlands -18 674 £40,000 - 249
South West -19 646 £42,500 +2.41% 151
Yorkshire -9 523 £42,500 +6.25% 152
East of England -18 455 £45,000 - 118
West Midlands -20 363 £40,000 - 136
East Midlands -12 311 £42,500 +6.25% 112
Scotland 0 289 £45,000 +12.50% 71
Northern Ireland +2 103 £50,000 +33.33% 18
North East -14 103 £45,000 +28.57% 32
Wales -35 74 £40,000 - 34
Channel Islands - 1 £75,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 8,793 (100.00%) .NET
2 8,224 (93.53%) C#
3 5,413 (61.56%) ASP.NET
4 5,272 (59.96%) MVC
5 5,065 (57.60%) SQL Server
6 4,784 (54.41%) JavaScript
7 4,478 (50.93%) Agile Software Development
8 3,459 (39.34%) SQL
9 3,407 (38.75%) HTML
10 3,351 (38.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3,157 (35.90%) CSS
12 2,877 (32.72%) AngularJS
13 2,824 (32.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2,560 (29.11%) Microsoft
15 2,512 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
16 2,510 (28.55%) TDD
17 2,164 (24.61%) .NET Framework
18 1,695 (19.28%) Scrum
19 1,606 (18.26%) jQuery
20 1,591 (18.09%) Finance
21 1,569 (17.84%) .NET Core
22 1,343 (15.27%) WCF
23 1,271 (14.45%) Git (software)
24 1,235 (14.05%) Greenfield Project
25 1,230 (13.99%) Entity Framework
26 1,224 (13.92%) BDD
27 1,219 (13.86%) RESTful
28 1,207 (13.73%) Web Application Development
29 1,127 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
30 1,074 (12.21%) Web Services

.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
1 365 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
2 302 (3.43%) IIS
3 248 (2.82%) CMS
4 195 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 193 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 100 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
7 69 (0.78%) Kentico
8 65 (0.74%) Confluence
9 53 (0.60%) NServiceBus
10 42 (0.48%) EPiServer
11 39 (0.44%) DNN
12 30 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
13 27 (0.31%) Sitefinity
14 25 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
15 23 (0.26%) Immediacy CMS
16 21 (0.24%) Drupal
17 14 (0.16%) WordPress
18 13 (0.15%) WebSphere
19 11 (0.13%) Hyperledger
20 10 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 86 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.22%) AutoCAD
4 8 (0.091%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.068%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.045%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.045%) Mingle
6 4 (0.045%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.034%) Revit
8 2 (0.023%) HipChat
8 2 (0.023%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.011%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.011%) Autodesk Inventor
9 1 (0.011%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 124 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
4 12 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.10%) Magento
6 8 (0.091%) Shopify
7 7 (0.080%) Actimize
7 7 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.057%) R3 Corda
9 2 (0.023%) Elite 3E
9 2 (0.023%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.023%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.023%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.011%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.011%) Infor CRM
10 1 (0.011%) Misys Opics
10 1 (0.011%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.011%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.011%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.011%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2,512 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 734 (8.35%) Amazon AWS
3 282 (3.21%) SaaS
4 97 (1.10%) Serverless
5 84 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 83 (0.94%) PaaS
7 65 (0.74%) GitHub
8 48 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
8 48 (0.55%) Google Play
9 41 (0.47%) NuGet
10 40 (0.45%) npm
11 39 (0.44%) Office 365
12 34 (0.39%) Azure Functions
13 25 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
13 25 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 24 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
15 23 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
16 20 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
16 20 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
17 19 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 260 (2.96%) Internet
2 86 (0.98%) HTTP
3 47 (0.53%) Broadband
4 43 (0.49%) Hyperconnected
5 27 (0.31%) RIP
6 22 (0.25%) Intranet
7 18 (0.20%) DNS
8 14 (0.16%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.13%) SMS
10 7 (0.080%) SSL
11 5 (0.057%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.057%) IPFS
11 5 (0.057%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
11 5 (0.057%) Skype
11 5 (0.057%) VoIP
12 4 (0.045%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.045%) SMTP
13 3 (0.034%) Firewall
13 3 (0.034%) IMAP
14 2 (0.023%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5,065 (57.60%) SQL Server
2 1,040 (11.83%) SQL Server 2016
3 823 (9.36%) NoSQL
4 451 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 327 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 313 (3.56%) Relational Database
7 301 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 189 (2.15%) MySQL
9 183 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 176 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 119 (1.35%) Big Data
12 118 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
13 114 (1.30%) Redis
14 112 (1.27%) RavenDB
15 88 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
16 79 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
17 78 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 70 (0.80%) Cosmos DB
19 62 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
20 59 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1,271 (14.45%) Git (software)
2 1,018 (11.58%) Visual Studio
3 714 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 370 (4.21%) TeamCity
5 330 (3.75%) NUnit
6 270 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 202 (2.30%) JIRA
8 201 (2.29%) Jenkins
9 200 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 130 (1.48%) Selenium
11 124 (1.41%) SpecFlow
12 103 (1.17%) Subversion
13 87 (0.99%) MSTest
14 66 (0.75%) ReSharper
15 63 (0.72%) Moq
16 57 (0.65%) Cucumber
17 56 (0.64%) Bitbucket
18 51 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
19 49 (0.56%) gulp
20 39 (0.44%) Grunt
General
1 1,591 (18.09%) Finance
2 452 (5.14%) Banking
3 376 (4.28%) Games
4 347 (3.95%) Marketing
5 314 (3.57%) Retail
6 169 (1.92%) Advertising
7 139 (1.58%) Manufacturing
8 129 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 106 (1.21%) Investment Banking
10 84 (0.96%) Law
11 78 (0.89%) Front Office
12 63 (0.72%) Electronics
13 61 (0.69%) Legal
14 35 (0.40%) Automotive
14 35 (0.40%) Back Office
15 26 (0.30%) Music Industry
16 24 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 20 (0.23%) Local Government
18 16 (0.18%) Aerospace
19 15 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8,793 (100.00%) .NET
2 5,413 (61.56%) ASP.NET
3 3,407 (38.75%) HTML
4 3,351 (38.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3,157 (35.90%) CSS
6 2,877 (32.72%) AngularJS
7 2,824 (32.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2,164 (24.61%) .NET Framework
9 1,606 (18.26%) jQuery
10 1,569 (17.84%) .NET Core
11 1,343 (15.27%) WCF
12 1,230 (13.99%) Entity Framework
13 1,219 (13.86%) RESTful
14 1,074 (12.21%) Web Services
15 1,039 (11.82%) HTML5
16 908 (10.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 889 (10.11%) React
18 808 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 688 (7.82%) WPF
20 675 (7.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1,235 (14.05%) Greenfield Project
2 437 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
3 393 (4.47%) Fintech
4 308 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 304 (3.46%) Mobile App
6 279 (3.17%) User Experience
7 179 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
8 109 (1.24%) Tandem
9 88 (1.00%) Algorithms
10 76 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 76 (0.86%) Social Network
11 74 (0.84%) Equities
11 74 (0.84%) Hedge funds
12 64 (0.73%) Fixed Income
13 63 (0.72%) N-Tier
13 63 (0.72%) Social Media
14 56 (0.64%) iPhone
15 55 (0.63%) Client/Server
16 54 (0.61%) Derivative
17 53 (0.60%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 744 (8.46%) Windows
2 287 (3.26%) Android
3 233 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 98 (1.11%) Linux
5 60 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 18 (0.20%) Unix
7 17 (0.19%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.15%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
10 8 (0.091%) VxWorks
10 8 (0.091%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.080%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.068%) VMS
13 5 (0.057%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.034%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.011%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.011%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.011%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.011%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,272 (59.96%) MVC
2 4,478 (50.93%) Agile Software Development
3 2,510 (28.55%) TDD
4 1,695 (19.28%) Scrum
5 1,224 (13.92%) BDD
6 1,207 (13.73%) Web Application Development
7 1,127 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 1,022 (11.62%) Web Development
9 999 (11.36%) Software Engineering
10 961 (10.93%) OO
11 828 (9.42%) Unit Testing
12 758 (8.62%) Microservices
13 740 (8.42%) SDLC
14 736 (8.37%) SOLID
15 688 (7.82%) DevOps
16 668 (7.60%) Problem-Solving
17 584 (6.64%) Kanban
18 576 (6.55%) Dependency Injection
19 490 (5.57%) Test Automation
20 473 (5.38%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 8,224 (93.53%) C#
2 4,784 (54.41%) JavaScript
3 3,459 (39.34%) SQL
4 858 (9.76%) T-SQL
5 655 (7.45%) VB.NET
6 353 (4.01%) TypeScript
7 351 (3.99%) Ruby
8 337 (3.83%) Java
9 225 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 202 (2.30%) VB
11 200 (2.27%) C++
12 172 (1.96%) Python
13 124 (1.41%) C
14 115 (1.31%) PHP
15 103 (1.17%) F#
16 97 (1.10%) PL/SQL
17 86 (0.98%) VB6
18 64 (0.73%) VBA
19 53 (0.60%) R
20 44 (0.50%) ES6
Qualifications
1 911 (10.36%) Degree
2 216 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 163 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 126 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 106 (1.21%) SC Cleared
6 43 (0.49%) Master's Degree
7 29 (0.33%) HND
8 26 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 23 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
10 13 (0.15%) MCPD
11 11 (0.13%) PhD
12 10 (0.11%) MCP
13 6 (0.068%) MCSE
14 5 (0.057%) MCSD
15 4 (0.045%) CISSP
16 2 (0.023%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (0.023%) MCAD
16 2 (0.023%) MCSA
16 2 (0.023%) MCTS
16 2 (0.023%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (2.31%) QA
2 8 (0.091%) PMO
3 7 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.080%) SLA
3 7 (0.080%) WAI
4 6 (0.068%) GDPR
5 5 (0.057%) HL7
6 4 (0.045%) MiFID
7 3 (0.034%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.023%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.011%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.011%) WCAG
System Software
1 385 (4.38%) Docker
2 74 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.080%) Firmware
4 6 (0.068%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.023%) vSphere
7 1 (0.011%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.011%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.011%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 167 (1.90%) Kubernetes
2 68 (0.77%) Kibana
3 36 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (0.34%) logstash
5 21 (0.24%) Terraform
6 17 (0.19%) Puppet
7 12 (0.14%) Ansible
8 11 (0.13%) Mesos
9 10 (0.11%) Grafana
9 10 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
10 9 (0.10%) Rancher
11 8 (0.091%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.068%) Graphite
14 5 (0.057%) Consul
14 5 (0.057%) Packer
14 5 (0.057%) StatsD
15 4 (0.045%) cPanel
16 3 (0.034%) Automic
17 2 (0.023%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2,560 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 362 (4.12%) Oracle
3 275 (3.13%) Xamarin
4 258 (2.93%) Google
5 200 (2.27%) Sitecore
6 182 (2.07%) Facebook
7 101 (1.15%) SAP
8 61 (0.69%) Apple
9 59 (0.67%) Telerik
10 52 (0.59%) Twitter
11 49 (0.56%) Sony
11 49 (0.56%) Yahoo!
12 34 (0.39%) DevExpress
13 29 (0.33%) Atlassian
14 26 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
15 23 (0.26%) Alterian
16 22 (0.25%) IBM
17 16 (0.18%) Civica
18 13 (0.15%) Infragistics
19 12 (0.14%) TIBCO