The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 27 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6376 7213 8596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.47% 6.91% 8.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.75% 7.17% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5961 6695 7871
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 5950 £42,500 - 879
London -3 1717 £55,000 - 232
South East 0 1251 £42,000 -1.17% 162
North West +3 669 £40,000 - 111
East of England +3 545 £40,000 -11.11% 87
Yorkshire +2 530 £40,000 +6.66% 82
West Midlands +3 459 £40,000 +6.66% 51
South West +9 456 £40,000 +3.89% 71
West Yorkshire +4 384 £40,000 - 43
Manchester -2 351 £40,000 - 52
Hampshire +5 282 £40,000 - 39
Hertfordshire +32 254 £45,000 - 32
East Midlands -1 249 £37,500 -6.25% 70
Leeds +15 239 £40,000 - 28
Surrey +2 198 £50,000 +11.11% 25
Bristol -1 195 £45,000 +16.88% 31
City of London -1 195 £59,000 -1.66% 42
Cheshire +9 185 £40,000 +14.28% 37
Scotland +12 166 £40,000 +1.26% 27
Berkshire -14 149 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Kent +2 146 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Buckinghamshire -1 141 £40,000 -9.09% 18
Birmingham +21 139 £40,750 +8.66% 18
Oxfordshire 0 131 £40,000 -5.88% 23
Nottinghamshire +4 129 £40,000 - 24
West Sussex +1 126 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Wales +15 125 £38,500 +10.00% 15
Cambridgeshire 0 110 £40,000 - 16
Nottingham 0 94 £40,000 - 18
Worcestershire +17 92 £35,000 +27.27% 6

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 12786 (100.00%) .NET
2 12092 (94.57%) C#
3 9100 (71.17%) ASP.NET
4 8340 (65.23%) MVC
5 7908 (61.85%) SQL Server
6 7042 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
7 6423 (50.23%) JavaScript
8 5897 (46.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5553 (43.43%) HTML
10 5029 (39.33%) CSS
11 5020 (39.26%) SQL
12 4569 (35.73%) TDD
13 3527 (27.58%) AngularJS
14 3498 (27.36%) .NET Framework
15 3417 (26.72%) ASP.NET Web API
16 3285 (25.69%) Microsoft
17 3248 (25.40%) WCF
18 2918 (22.82%) jQuery
19 2583 (20.20%) Scrum
20 2333 (18.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 2294 (17.94%) Finance
22 2244 (17.55%) Entity Framework
23 2096 (16.39%) Web Development
24 2081 (16.28%) Web Application Development
25 2072 (16.21%) BDD
26 1988 (15.55%) OO
27 1937 (15.15%) SQL Server 2014
28 1910 (14.94%) HTML5
29 1829 (14.30%) Web Services
30 1736 (13.58%) 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
1 679 (5.31%) CMS
2 525 (4.11%) IIS
3 386 (3.02%) Umbraco
4 372 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 358 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
6 211 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
7 210 (1.64%) EPiServer
8 193 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 109 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 100 (0.78%) NServiceBus
11 90 (0.70%) Kentico
12 64 (0.50%) Sitefinity
13 45 (0.35%) DNN
13 45 (0.35%) Immediacy CMS
14 41 (0.32%) Confluence
15 35 (0.27%) Apache
15 35 (0.27%) Apache Solr
16 34 (0.27%) WebSphere
17 33 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 30 (0.23%) Mule
Applications
1 1195 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 86 (0.67%) MS Office
3 43 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.10%) Chatbot
7 12 (0.094%) Fireworks
8 7 (0.055%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.055%) MS Project
9 2 (0.016%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.008%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.008%) GIMP
10 1 (0.008%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 98 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 25 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.078%) Sage 50
6 8 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.063%) Sage 200
7 7 (0.055%) nopCommerce
8 6 (0.047%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.023%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.023%) Maximo
9 3 (0.023%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.023%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.016%) Eze OMS
10 2 (0.016%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.016%) SDL Web 8
10 2 (0.016%) thinkFolio
11 1 (0.008%) Line 500
11 1 (0.008%) Sage 1000
11 1 (0.008%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1496 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 594 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 295 (2.31%) SaaS
4 78 (0.61%) GitHub
4 78 (0.61%) Google Play
5 62 (0.48%) Office 365
6 61 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 59 (0.46%) PaaS
8 23 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (0.16%) Sage Pay
10 14 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
11 13 (0.10%) Google Analytics
12 12 (0.094%) Azure Machine Learning
13 10 (0.078%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (0.070%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (0.063%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.055%) Slack
17 6 (0.047%) iTunes
18 5 (0.039%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 468 (3.66%) Internet
2 160 (1.25%) HTTP
3 133 (1.04%) Intranet
4 45 (0.35%) Broadband
5 32 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 26 (0.20%) Skype
7 22 (0.17%) DNS
8 15 (0.12%) Extranet
9 14 (0.11%) Wireshark
10 11 (0.086%) Firewall
11 10 (0.078%) Kerberos
11 10 (0.078%) Wireless
12 8 (0.063%) Ethernet
13 7 (0.055%) RS-232
14 6 (0.047%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.039%) RTP
15 5 (0.039%) SMS
15 5 (0.039%) SMTP
15 5 (0.039%) SSL
16 4 (0.031%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7908 (61.85%) SQL Server
2 1937 (15.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 1182 (9.24%) NoSQL
4 622 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 555 (4.34%) MongoDB
6 468 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 455 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 449 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 413 (3.23%) Relational Database
10 349 (2.73%) SQL Server 2016
11 301 (2.35%) MySQL
12 259 (2.03%) Big Data
13 201 (1.57%) Redis
14 171 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
15 158 (1.24%) RavenDB
16 141 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 128 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
18 127 (0.99%) RDBMS
19 84 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
20 71 (0.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1614 (12.62%) Git (software)
2 1474 (11.53%) Visual Studio
3 1167 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1043 (8.16%) NUnit
5 577 (4.51%) TeamCity
6 574 (4.49%) Rhino Mocks
7 563 (4.40%) Moq
8 546 (4.27%) Subversion
9 436 (3.41%) MSTest
10 276 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 228 (1.78%) JIRA
12 160 (1.25%) Selenium
13 156 (1.22%) SpecFlow
14 132 (1.03%) Jenkins
15 105 (0.82%) MSBuild
16 71 (0.56%) NuGet
17 63 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 62 (0.48%) Jasmine
19 56 (0.44%) ReSharper
20 50 (0.39%) JSUnit
General
1 2294 (17.94%) Finance
2 670 (5.24%) Banking
3 497 (3.89%) Games
4 469 (3.67%) Marketing
5 368 (2.88%) Retail
6 291 (2.28%) Advertising
7 288 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 142 (1.11%) Investment Banking
9 136 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 132 (1.03%) Legal
11 121 (0.95%) Music Industry
12 78 (0.61%) Electronics
13 72 (0.56%) Front Office
14 70 (0.55%) Back Office
15 67 (0.52%) Automotive
16 60 (0.47%) Financial Institution
17 57 (0.45%) Publishing
18 54 (0.42%) Law
19 49 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
20 21 (0.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12786 (100.00%) .NET
2 9100 (71.17%) ASP.NET
3 5897 (46.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5553 (43.43%) HTML
5 5029 (39.33%) CSS
6 3527 (27.58%) AngularJS
7 3498 (27.36%) .NET Framework
8 3417 (26.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3248 (25.40%) WCF
10 2918 (22.82%) jQuery
11 2333 (18.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2244 (17.55%) Entity Framework
13 1910 (14.94%) HTML5
14 1829 (14.30%) Web Services
15 1736 (13.58%) RESTful
16 1695 (13.26%) WPF
17 1455 (11.38%) KnockoutJS
18 1422 (11.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 1261 (9.86%) Node.js
20 1176 (9.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 767 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 588 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
3 492 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 456 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 319 (2.49%) User Experience
6 314 (2.46%) Fintech
7 188 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 185 (1.45%) Tandem
9 183 (1.43%) Social Network
10 157 (1.23%) Social Media
11 154 (1.20%) iPad
12 144 (1.13%) Hedge funds
13 120 (0.94%) N-Tier
14 102 (0.80%) BBC
15 88 (0.69%) Algorithms
16 86 (0.67%) Data Structures
17 83 (0.65%) iPhone
18 80 (0.63%) Management Information System
19 79 (0.62%) Blog
20 72 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1242 (9.71%) Windows
2 331 (2.59%) Android
3 227 (1.78%) Apple iOS
4 139 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 128 (1.00%) Linux
6 42 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (0.29%) Unix
8 28 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.13%) Solaris
10 15 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (0.078%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.070%) MVS
13 7 (0.055%) AIX
13 7 (0.055%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.055%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (0.055%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 6 (0.047%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.039%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.039%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.023%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8340 (65.23%) MVC
2 7042 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 4569 (35.73%) TDD
4 2583 (20.20%) Scrum
5 2096 (16.39%) Web Development
6 2081 (16.28%) Web Application Development
7 2072 (16.21%) BDD
8 1988 (15.55%) OO
9 1346 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 1197 (9.36%) Software Engineering
11 1034 (8.09%) SDLC
12 1026 (8.02%) Dependency Injection
13 977 (7.64%) Unit Testing
14 825 (6.45%) Kanban
15 805 (6.30%) SOLID
16 785 (6.14%) OOP
17 686 (5.37%) E-Commerce
18 519 (4.06%) Mentoring
19 516 (4.04%) MVVM
20 503 (3.93%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12092 (94.57%) C#
2 6423 (50.23%) JavaScript
3 5020 (39.26%) SQL
4 1521 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 1440 (11.26%) T-SQL
6 934 (7.30%) Ruby
7 566 (4.43%) VB
8 447 (3.50%) Java
9 315 (2.46%) TypeScript
10 295 (2.31%) C++
11 230 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 219 (1.71%) F#
13 166 (1.30%) Python
14 157 (1.23%) PHP
15 117 (0.92%) C
16 105 (0.82%) PL/SQL
17 99 (0.77%) XPath
18 93 (0.73%) VBA
19 92 (0.72%) VB6
20 57 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 1340 (10.48%) Degree
2 179 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 89 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 52 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 50 (0.39%) MCSD
6 44 (0.34%) MCP
7 31 (0.24%) MCTS
8 28 (0.22%) MCAD
9 19 (0.15%) PhD
10 14 (0.11%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.063%) HND
12 5 (0.039%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.039%) MCPD
12 5 (0.039%) MCSE
13 4 (0.031%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.031%) CFA
13 4 (0.031%) HNC
13 4 (0.031%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.016%) CSSLP
14 2 (0.016%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 365 (2.85%) QA
2 21 (0.16%) SLA
3 16 (0.13%) MiFID
3 16 (0.13%) WAI
4 12 (0.094%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.070%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.063%) HL7
7 4 (0.031%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.031%) SDET
8 3 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.023%) SEPA
8 3 (0.023%) WCAG
9 1 (0.008%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.008%) EMIR
9 1 (0.008%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.008%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 98 (0.77%) Docker
2 32 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.078%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.031%) Firmware
5 2 (0.016%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.008%) HDFS
6 1 (0.008%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.008%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 138 (1.08%) Kibana
2 96 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (0.68%) Puppet
4 77 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 77 (0.60%) WSUS
5 42 (0.33%) Ansible
5 42 (0.33%) Graphite
6 40 (0.31%) Control-M
7 39 (0.31%) Grafana
8 16 (0.13%) Terraform
9 15 (0.12%) logstash
10 8 (0.063%) Salt
11 6 (0.047%) Packer
12 1 (0.008%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.008%) Mesos
12 1 (0.008%) MOM
12 1 (0.008%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.008%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.008%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 3285 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 463 (3.62%) Oracle
3 351 (2.75%) Xamarin
4 332 (2.60%) Google
5 321 (2.51%) Facebook
6 267 (2.09%) Sitecore
7 106 (0.83%) Apple
8 97 (0.76%) Sony
9 92 (0.72%) Yahoo!
10 90 (0.70%) Telerik
11 89 (0.70%) Twitter
12 69 (0.54%) SAP
13 56 (0.44%) IBM
14 55 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
15 46 (0.36%) Alterian
16 42 (0.33%) Adobe
17 36 (0.28%) DevExpress
18 27 (0.21%) PayPal
19 23 (0.18%) Sage
20 20 (0.16%) Tableau
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension Healthcare Bonus Structure
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus Scheme, Pension, Flexitime.
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