Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 25 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12644 14010 15666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.02% 7.38% 7.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 7.65% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11812 13268 14893
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

.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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -4 11926 £45,000 +5.88% 952
UK excluding London 0 8806 £41,500 +3.75% 711
London -9 3602 £55,000 - 272
South East +1 3021 £42,500 +6.25% 203
North of England -4 2068 £40,000 - 230
Midlands 0 1302 £40,000 - 102
North West -1 1293 £40,000 - 121
East of England -1 1025 £45,000 +5.88% 75
South West -2 908 £40,000 - 70
West Midlands -4 727 £40,000 +6.67% 42
Yorkshire -10 632 £40,000 - 91
East Midlands +3 577 £40,000 - 56
Scotland -5 272 £40,000 - 13
Wales +4 176 £37,500 +7.14% 15
North East -1 143 £37,500 - 18
Northern Ireland +10 42 £32,500 +8.33% 3

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 12644 (100.00%) .NET
2 12086 (95.59%) C#
3 9031 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 8654 (68.44%) MVC
5 7931 (62.73%) SQL Server
6 7302 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6384 (50.49%) JavaScript
8 6056 (47.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5267 (41.66%) HTML
10 4971 (39.32%) SQL
11 4692 (37.11%) CSS
12 4526 (35.80%) TDD
13 3883 (30.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3875 (30.65%) AngularJS
15 3411 (26.98%) .NET Framework
16 3264 (25.81%) WCF
17 3241 (25.63%) Microsoft
18 2883 (22.80%) jQuery
19 2776 (21.96%) Scrum
20 2553 (20.19%) Web Application Development
21 2531 (20.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 2307 (18.25%) BDD
23 2287 (18.09%) RESTful
24 2136 (16.89%) Finance
25 2124 (16.80%) Entity Framework
26 1950 (15.42%) Microsoft Azure
27 1930 (15.26%) Web Development
28 1889 (14.94%) HTML5
29 1872 (14.81%) Web Services
30 1814 (14.35%) Twitter Bootstrap

.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
1 664 (5.25%) CMS
2 488 (3.86%) IIS
3 437 (3.46%) Umbraco
4 386 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 246 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
6 239 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 200 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
8 170 (1.34%) EPiServer
9 134 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 91 (0.72%) NServiceBus
11 76 (0.60%) Kentico
12 63 (0.50%) DNN
13 62 (0.49%) Sitefinity
14 38 (0.30%) Apache Solr
15 35 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 34 (0.27%) Apache
17 33 (0.26%) Confluence
18 30 (0.24%) Immediacy CMS
19 28 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
20 25 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 132 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 112 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.095%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.079%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.055%) Chatbot
8 6 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.032%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.016%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.016%) Maya
10 2 (0.016%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.016%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.008%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.008%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 141 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 19 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
5 14 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 13 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
8 8 (0.063%) Eloqua
9 7 (0.055%) Magento
10 6 (0.047%) Maximo
10 6 (0.047%) nopCommerce
11 4 (0.032%) SDL Web 8
12 3 (0.024%) MetaTrader
12 3 (0.024%) Visualfiles
13 2 (0.016%) Bond Adapt
13 2 (0.016%) Endur
13 2 (0.016%) OpenLink RightAngle
13 2 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.016%) Sentinel
14 1 (0.008%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1950 (15.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 701 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
3 383 (3.03%) SaaS
4 112 (0.89%) Google Play
5 86 (0.68%) GitHub
6 81 (0.64%) npm
7 66 (0.52%) Office 365
8 63 (0.50%) PaaS
9 55 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 34 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 26 (0.21%) Google Analytics
12 19 (0.15%) Serverless
13 18 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 18 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
13 18 (0.14%) IaaS
14 16 (0.13%) Sage Pay
15 14 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
15 14 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
16 7 (0.055%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 534 (4.22%) Internet
2 111 (0.88%) Intranet
3 109 (0.86%) Broadband
4 103 (0.81%) HTTP
5 91 (0.72%) Hyperconnected
6 89 (0.70%) SMS
7 34 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 28 (0.22%) Extranet
9 26 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 24 (0.19%) DNS
11 22 (0.17%) Wireless
12 21 (0.17%) ATM
13 20 (0.16%) SSL
14 13 (0.10%) Skype
15 12 (0.095%) RFID
16 8 (0.063%) AMQP
16 8 (0.063%) Firewall
16 8 (0.063%) SMTP
17 6 (0.047%) Kerberos
17 6 (0.047%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7931 (62.73%) SQL Server
2 1491 (11.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 1298 (10.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 1290 (10.20%) NoSQL
5 644 (5.09%) MongoDB
6 515 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 488 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 465 (3.68%) Relational Database
9 411 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 354 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 281 (2.22%) MySQL
12 172 (1.36%) Redis
13 163 (1.29%) RavenDB
14 162 (1.28%) RDBMS
15 98 (0.78%) Big Data
16 91 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
17 90 (0.71%) Oracle Database
17 90 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 84 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
19 82 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1752 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 1510 (11.94%) Visual Studio
3 1135 (8.98%) NUnit
4 1055 (8.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 592 (4.68%) TeamCity
6 575 (4.55%) Moq
7 555 (4.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 449 (3.55%) Subversion
9 380 (3.01%) MSTest
10 304 (2.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 268 (2.12%) JIRA
12 175 (1.38%) MSBuild
13 158 (1.25%) Jenkins
14 128 (1.01%) Selenium
15 93 (0.74%) SpecFlow
16 90 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 74 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
18 63 (0.50%) gulp
19 61 (0.48%) Hudson
20 57 (0.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 2136 (16.89%) Finance
2 662 (5.24%) Games
3 595 (4.71%) Marketing
4 578 (4.57%) Banking
5 503 (3.98%) Retail
6 359 (2.84%) Advertising
7 311 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 205 (1.62%) Electronics
9 189 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 188 (1.49%) Music Industry
11 151 (1.19%) Investment Banking
12 132 (1.04%) Legal
13 104 (0.82%) Back Office
14 82 (0.65%) Front Office
15 68 (0.54%) Law
16 63 (0.50%) Publishing
17 57 (0.45%) Financial Institution
18 54 (0.43%) Automotive
19 46 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
20 32 (0.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12644 (100.00%) .NET
2 9031 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 6056 (47.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5267 (41.66%) HTML
5 4692 (37.11%) CSS
6 3883 (30.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3875 (30.65%) AngularJS
8 3411 (26.98%) .NET Framework
9 3264 (25.81%) WCF
10 2883 (22.80%) jQuery
11 2531 (20.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2287 (18.09%) RESTful
13 2124 (16.80%) Entity Framework
14 1889 (14.94%) HTML5
15 1872 (14.81%) Web Services
16 1814 (14.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 1635 (12.93%) WPF
18 1603 (12.68%) Node.js
19 1481 (11.71%) KnockoutJS
20 1056 (8.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1588 (12.56%) Greenfield Project
2 739 (5.84%) Computer Science
3 528 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
4 506 (4.00%) Fintech
5 463 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 422 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
7 371 (2.93%) User Experience
8 185 (1.46%) Tandem
9 181 (1.43%) Social Network
10 168 (1.33%) Client/Server
11 164 (1.30%) N-Tier
12 145 (1.15%) Social Media
13 121 (0.96%) BBC
14 116 (0.92%) iPhone
15 86 (0.68%) Algorithms
16 84 (0.66%) Online Banking
17 75 (0.59%) Hedge funds
18 71 (0.56%) iPad
19 67 (0.53%) Digital TV
20 57 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1159 (9.17%) Windows
2 374 (2.96%) Android
3 229 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 121 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 100 (0.79%) Linux
6 28 (0.22%) Windows 7
7 24 (0.19%) Windows 10
8 20 (0.16%) Unix
9 16 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.063%) MVS
10 8 (0.063%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.047%) Solaris
11 6 (0.047%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.040%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.032%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.024%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 3 (0.024%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.016%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.008%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.008%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8654 (68.44%) MVC
2 7302 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
3 4526 (35.80%) TDD
4 2776 (21.96%) Scrum
5 2553 (20.19%) Web Application Development
6 2307 (18.25%) BDD
7 1930 (15.26%) Web Development
8 1754 (13.87%) OO
9 1360 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
10 1140 (9.02%) Software Engineering
11 1124 (8.89%) Unit Testing
12 1033 (8.17%) Dependency Injection
13 989 (7.82%) SDLC
14 969 (7.66%) SOLID
15 877 (6.94%) Kanban
16 647 (5.12%) OOP
17 629 (4.97%) E-Commerce
18 567 (4.48%) Mentoring
18 567 (4.48%) Test Automation
19 547 (4.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 12086 (95.59%) C#
2 6384 (50.49%) JavaScript
3 4971 (39.32%) SQL
4 1396 (11.04%) T-SQL
5 1277 (10.10%) VB.NET
6 1100 (8.70%) Ruby
7 469 (3.71%) VB
8 428 (3.39%) TypeScript
9 390 (3.08%) Java
10 273 (2.16%) C++
11 239 (1.89%) PowerShell
12 226 (1.79%) F#
13 196 (1.55%) PHP
14 171 (1.35%) C
15 153 (1.21%) Python
16 119 (0.94%) PL/SQL
17 105 (0.83%) VB6
18 70 (0.55%) VBA
19 52 (0.41%) XAML
20 47 (0.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1203 (9.51%) Degree
2 317 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 170 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 83 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 71 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 49 (0.39%) MCSD
7 38 (0.30%) MCTS
8 37 (0.29%) MCP
9 33 (0.26%) MCAD
10 23 (0.18%) HND
11 22 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
12 20 (0.16%) PhD
13 12 (0.095%) MCPD
14 11 (0.087%) Master's Degree
15 9 (0.071%) PMI Certification
16 8 (0.063%) GNVQ
17 7 (0.055%) DBS Check
18 6 (0.047%) MCSA
18 6 (0.047%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 5 (0.040%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (2.53%) QA
2 33 (0.26%) PCI DSS
2 33 (0.26%) SLA
3 19 (0.15%) SEPA
4 10 (0.079%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.079%) PMO
5 8 (0.063%) Basel III
5 8 (0.063%) MiFID
6 6 (0.047%) EMIR
6 6 (0.047%) GAMP
7 5 (0.040%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.040%) WCAG
8 4 (0.032%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.032%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.032%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.024%) WAI
10 2 (0.016%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.008%) HL7
11 1 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 191 (1.51%) Docker
2 41 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.087%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.024%) HDFS
5 2 (0.016%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.008%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.008%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 153 (1.21%) Kibana
2 83 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 82 (0.65%) WSUS
4 76 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 72 (0.57%) Puppet
6 64 (0.51%) Ansible
7 21 (0.17%) Terraform
8 19 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
8 19 (0.15%) Opsview
9 17 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 14 (0.11%) Kubernetes
11 13 (0.10%) logstash
12 10 (0.079%) Consul
12 10 (0.079%) Graphite
13 6 (0.047%) Packer
14 5 (0.040%) Control-M
14 5 (0.040%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.024%) Grafana
15 3 (0.024%) Mesos
16 2 (0.016%) CloudForms
Vendors
1 3241 (25.63%) Microsoft
2 514 (4.07%) Oracle
3 484 (3.83%) Google
4 402 (3.18%) Facebook
5 329 (2.60%) Sitecore
6 284 (2.25%) Xamarin
7 152 (1.20%) SAP
8 130 (1.03%) Twitter
9 118 (0.93%) Apple
10 112 (0.89%) Sony
11 107 (0.85%) Yahoo!
12 103 (0.81%) Telerik
13 68 (0.54%) DevExpress
14 53 (0.42%) Adobe
15 38 (0.30%) Sybase
16 33 (0.26%) Capita
17 32 (0.25%) HP
18 30 (0.24%) Alterian
18 30 (0.24%) Splunk
19 28 (0.22%) Salesforce.com