Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 29 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 9,712 12,708 13,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.11% 7.09% 7.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.37% 7.38% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,920 11,855 12,839
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,979 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 152,454 172,106 177,593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.06% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 122,023 138,690 148,265
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

.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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Top 16 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 18 December 2018. 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 -6 9,049 £47,500 +5.56% 1,493
UK excluding London -12 6,149 £44,000 +4.76% 1,187
London +8 3,359 £60,000 +9.09% 396
South East -10 2,073 £45,000 +5.88% 275
North of England -5 1,709 £44,000 +10.00% 399
North West -6 1,022 £45,000 +12.50% 198
Midlands -18 682 £42,500 +6.25% 213
South West -20 618 £40,000 -3.33% 110
East of England -13 594 £47,500 +5.56% 100
Yorkshire -4 561 £42,500 +6.25% 153
East Midlands -9 358 £42,500 +8.97% 87
West Midlands -31 324 £41,000 +2.50% 125
Scotland +13 318 £45,000 +12.50% 56
North East -11 127 £42,500 +13.33% 48
Wales -27 89 £41,250 +10.00% 23
Northern Ireland +6 74 £40,750 +14.79% 11

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, .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 9,712 (100.00%) .NET
2 9,076 (93.45%) C#
3 5,960 (61.37%) ASP.NET
4 5,748 (59.18%) MVC
5 5,647 (58.14%) SQL Server
6 5,114 (52.66%) JavaScript
7 5,104 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
8 3,834 (39.48%) SQL
9 3,743 (38.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3,674 (37.83%) HTML
11 3,333 (34.32%) CSS
12 3,216 (33.11%) AngularJS
13 3,151 (32.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2,923 (30.10%) TDD
15 2,763 (28.45%) Microsoft
16 2,605 (26.82%) Microsoft Azure
17 2,347 (24.17%) .NET Framework
18 1,908 (19.65%) Scrum
19 1,740 (17.92%) jQuery
20 1,655 (17.04%) Finance
21 1,546 (15.92%) WCF
22 1,498 (15.42%) RESTful
23 1,477 (15.21%) Web Application Development
24 1,470 (15.14%) BDD
25 1,441 (14.84%) Git (software)
26 1,412 (14.54%) .NET Core
27 1,402 (14.44%) Greenfield Project
28 1,320 (13.59%) SQL Server 2016
29 1,305 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
30 1,291 (13.29%) Entity Framework

.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
1 408 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
2 391 (4.03%) CMS
3 358 (3.69%) IIS
4 232 (2.39%) Umbraco
5 231 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 159 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 118 (1.21%) EPiServer
8 83 (0.85%) Confluence
8 83 (0.85%) Kentico
9 64 (0.66%) NServiceBus
10 40 (0.41%) DNN
11 39 (0.40%) Sitefinity
12 29 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
13 27 (0.28%) Drupal
13 27 (0.28%) Immediacy CMS
14 20 (0.21%) WebSphere
15 19 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 16 (0.16%) Apache
17 14 (0.14%) Apache Spark
18 13 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 56 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 55 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.13%) AutoCAD
4 10 (0.10%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.082%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.072%) Chatbot
6 7 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.051%) Maya
8 4 (0.041%) Mingle
9 3 (0.031%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.031%) Revit
10 2 (0.021%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.010%) Autodesk Inventor
11 1 (0.010%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.010%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 115 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 30 (0.31%) Eloqua
4 24 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 10 (0.10%) Actimize
7 8 (0.082%) Shopify
8 7 (0.072%) Magento
8 7 (0.072%) thinkFolio
9 5 (0.051%) Adobe Campaign
9 5 (0.051%) Bloomberg AIM
9 5 (0.051%) Eagle PACE
9 5 (0.051%) Front Arena
9 5 (0.051%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.051%) SDL Web 8
10 4 (0.041%) SunGard GMI
11 3 (0.031%) Distributed Ledger
11 3 (0.031%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.031%) R3 Corda
12 2 (0.021%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 2,605 (26.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 773 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
3 236 (2.43%) SaaS
4 108 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 94 (0.97%) npm
6 89 (0.92%) Serverless
7 75 (0.77%) GitHub
8 62 (0.64%) Google Play
8 62 (0.64%) PaaS
9 49 (0.50%) NuGet
10 38 (0.39%) Office 365
11 34 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
12 29 (0.30%) Azure Functions
13 22 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
14 17 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
15 16 (0.16%) IaaS
16 15 (0.15%) Apigee
16 15 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
17 14 (0.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 310 (3.19%) Internet
2 97 (1.00%) HTTP
3 62 (0.64%) Broadband
3 62 (0.64%) Hyperconnected
4 40 (0.41%) Intranet
5 22 (0.23%) SMS
6 19 (0.20%) Skype
7 16 (0.16%) DNS
8 15 (0.15%) RIP
8 15 (0.15%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.072%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (0.062%) VoIP
11 5 (0.051%) Firewall
11 5 (0.051%) IMAP
11 5 (0.051%) SMTP
11 5 (0.051%) SSL
11 5 (0.051%) Wireless
12 4 (0.041%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.031%) IPFS
13 3 (0.031%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5,647 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 1,320 (13.59%) SQL Server 2016
3 942 (9.70%) NoSQL
4 511 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 272 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 268 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 240 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 237 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 225 (2.32%) MySQL
10 184 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 146 (1.50%) Redis
12 136 (1.40%) RavenDB
13 126 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
14 104 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
15 97 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
16 92 (0.95%) Big Data
17 81 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
18 77 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 71 (0.73%) RDBMS
20 70 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1,441 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 1,168 (12.03%) Visual Studio
3 836 (8.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 467 (4.81%) TeamCity
5 382 (3.93%) NUnit
6 343 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 260 (2.68%) JIRA
8 211 (2.17%) Jenkins
9 187 (1.93%) Selenium
10 179 (1.84%) Visual Studio Team System
11 156 (1.61%) SpecFlow
12 112 (1.15%) Subversion
13 107 (1.10%) gulp
14 100 (1.03%) MSTest
15 75 (0.77%) ReSharper
16 71 (0.73%) Moq
17 69 (0.71%) Cucumber
18 65 (0.67%) Bitbucket
18 65 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
19 63 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1,655 (17.04%) Finance
2 480 (4.94%) Games
3 435 (4.48%) Banking
4 401 (4.13%) Marketing
5 400 (4.12%) Retail
6 240 (2.47%) Advertising
7 171 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 149 (1.53%) Telecoms
9 105 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 80 (0.82%) Electronics
11 71 (0.73%) Back Office
12 69 (0.71%) Law
13 55 (0.57%) Legal
14 52 (0.54%) Automotive
14 52 (0.54%) Front Office
15 33 (0.34%) Music Industry
16 23 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.19%) Retail Finance
18 14 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
19 13 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9,712 (100.00%) .NET
2 5,960 (61.37%) ASP.NET
3 3,743 (38.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3,674 (37.83%) HTML
5 3,333 (34.32%) CSS
6 3,216 (33.11%) AngularJS
7 3,151 (32.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2,347 (24.17%) .NET Framework
9 1,740 (17.92%) jQuery
10 1,546 (15.92%) WCF
11 1,498 (15.42%) RESTful
12 1,412 (14.54%) .NET Core
13 1,291 (13.29%) Entity Framework
14 1,179 (12.14%) Web Services
15 1,138 (11.72%) HTML5
16 1,037 (10.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 956 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 893 (9.19%) WPF
19 839 (8.64%) React
20 688 (7.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1,402 (14.44%) Greenfield Project
2 488 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
3 412 (4.24%) Fintech
4 352 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 346 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
6 318 (3.27%) User Experience
7 175 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
8 132 (1.36%) Tandem
9 99 (1.02%) Social Media
10 89 (0.92%) Social Network
11 82 (0.84%) N-Tier
12 81 (0.83%) Algorithms
13 71 (0.73%) BBC
14 65 (0.67%) iPhone
15 62 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 61 (0.63%) Cloud Native
17 58 (0.60%) Equities
18 56 (0.58%) Fixed Income
19 44 (0.45%) Hedge funds
20 43 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 861 (8.87%) Windows
2 282 (2.90%) Android
3 229 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 93 (0.96%) Linux
5 70 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 26 (0.27%) Unix
7 15 (0.15%) Windows 10
8 9 (0.093%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.072%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.062%) VMS
10 6 (0.062%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (0.051%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.051%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.041%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.031%) OpenVMS
14 2 (0.021%) MVS
14 2 (0.021%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.010%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.010%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,748 (59.18%) MVC
2 5,104 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
3 2,923 (30.10%) TDD
4 1,908 (19.65%) Scrum
5 1,477 (15.21%) Web Application Development
6 1,470 (15.14%) BDD
7 1,305 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
8 1,057 (10.88%) Web Development
9 1,047 (10.78%) OO
10 968 (9.97%) Software Engineering
11 840 (8.65%) Unit Testing
12 806 (8.30%) Microservices
13 798 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
14 791 (8.14%) SOLID
15 679 (6.99%) Kanban
16 668 (6.88%) SDLC
17 667 (6.87%) Dependency Injection
18 615 (6.33%) DevOps
19 543 (5.59%) Test Automation
20 491 (5.06%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 9,076 (93.45%) C#
2 5,114 (52.66%) JavaScript
3 3,834 (39.48%) SQL
4 994 (10.23%) T-SQL
5 758 (7.80%) VB.NET
6 477 (4.91%) Ruby
7 389 (4.01%) Java
8 372 (3.83%) TypeScript
9 257 (2.65%) PowerShell
10 212 (2.18%) VB
11 210 (2.16%) C++
12 200 (2.06%) Python
13 122 (1.26%) PHP
14 120 (1.24%) F#
15 105 (1.08%) C
16 97 (1.00%) PL/SQL
17 87 (0.90%) VBA
18 63 (0.65%) VB6
19 43 (0.44%) R
20 38 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 911 (9.38%) Degree
2 264 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 130 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 89 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 77 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 30 (0.31%) SAFe Agilist
7 24 (0.25%) MCPD
8 23 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 19 (0.20%) Master's Degree
10 16 (0.16%) MCP
11 14 (0.14%) HND
12 10 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
13 8 (0.082%) MCSE
14 7 (0.072%) PhD
15 6 (0.062%) CISSP
15 6 (0.062%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.051%) BC Cleared
16 5 (0.051%) BPSS Clearance
16 5 (0.051%) DBS Check
17 4 (0.041%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (2.86%) QA
2 11 (0.11%) MiFID
3 9 (0.093%) GDPR
4 5 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.051%) PMO
5 4 (0.041%) EMIR
5 4 (0.041%) FATCA
6 3 (0.031%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.031%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.031%) SLA
7 2 (0.021%) HL7
8 1 (0.010%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.010%) WCAG
System Software
1 333 (3.43%) Docker
2 64 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.13%) Firmware
4 4 (0.041%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.031%) HDFS
5 3 (0.031%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.010%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 123 (1.27%) Kubernetes
2 77 (0.79%) Kibana
3 54 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (0.34%) Terraform
5 24 (0.25%) Graphite
6 22 (0.23%) Grafana
7 20 (0.21%) Puppet
8 18 (0.19%) Ansible
9 16 (0.16%) Consul
10 14 (0.14%) Automic
10 14 (0.14%) logstash
11 13 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (0.12%) Packer
13 11 (0.11%) Mesos
14 6 (0.062%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.051%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.051%) StatsD
16 4 (0.041%) cPanel
16 4 (0.041%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 3 (0.031%) Istio
Vendors
1 2,763 (28.45%) Microsoft
2 408 (4.20%) Oracle
3 340 (3.50%) Google
4 334 (3.44%) Xamarin
5 246 (2.53%) Sitecore
6 235 (2.42%) Facebook
7 115 (1.18%) SAP
8 104 (1.07%) Telerik
9 75 (0.77%) Apple
9 75 (0.77%) Sony
10 71 (0.73%) Twitter
11 70 (0.72%) Yahoo!
12 50 (0.51%) DevExpress
13 32 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
14 31 (0.32%) Atlassian
15 30 (0.31%) Marketo
16 28 (0.29%) Alias
17 27 (0.28%) Alterian
18 25 (0.26%) New Relic
19 23 (0.24%) IBM