Period
to 21 August 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 25 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12806 14300 16845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.28% 7.26% 7.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.59% 7.52% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11984 13524 15866
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual 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 168775 190147 210577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.89% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 136047 159941 173454
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

.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 21 August 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 21 August 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 12029 £42,500 - 834
UK excluding London +1 8934 £40,000 - 630
London -11 3637 £55,000 +4.76% 230
South East 0 2746 £42,500 - 157
North of England -1 2238 £40,000 +3.90% 204
Midlands +1 1451 £40,000 - 99
North West -1 1330 £40,000 +2.56% 118
East of England +5 1112 £45,000 +5.88% 66
West Midlands +2 927 £40,000 +3.90% 37
South West +1 854 £40,000 +1.27% 76
Yorkshire -9 768 £40,000 +3.90% 81
East Midlands 0 526 £40,000 - 62
Scotland +5 336 £40,000 - 17
Wales +6 167 £37,500 +7.14% 10
North East 0 140 £38,750 +7.64% 5
Northern Ireland +14 43 £33,250 -5.00% 1

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12806 (100.00%) .NET
2 12139 (94.79%) C#
3 9162 (71.54%) ASP.NET
4 8587 (67.05%) MVC
5 8074 (63.05%) SQL Server
6 6961 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
7 6566 (51.27%) JavaScript
8 5967 (46.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5551 (43.35%) HTML
10 5061 (39.52%) SQL
11 5037 (39.33%) CSS
12 4475 (34.94%) TDD
13 3847 (30.04%) AngularJS
14 3535 (27.60%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3458 (27.00%) .NET Framework
16 3417 (26.68%) Microsoft
17 3098 (24.19%) jQuery
18 3081 (24.06%) WCF
19 2703 (21.11%) Scrum
20 2272 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 2264 (17.68%) Web Application Development
22 2209 (17.25%) Entity Framework
23 2181 (17.03%) BDD
24 2179 (17.02%) Finance
25 2103 (16.42%) Web Development
26 1954 (15.26%) Web Services
27 1933 (15.09%) RESTful
28 1921 (15.00%) HTML5
29 1806 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
30 1804 (14.09%) OO

.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
1 721 (5.63%) CMS
2 504 (3.94%) IIS
3 440 (3.44%) Umbraco
4 332 (2.59%) SharePoint
5 305 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 279 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
7 225 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
8 153 (1.19%) EPiServer
9 111 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 101 (0.79%) Kentico
11 82 (0.64%) NServiceBus
12 77 (0.60%) Sitefinity
13 53 (0.41%) DNN
14 46 (0.36%) Confluence
15 41 (0.32%) Apache
16 37 (0.29%) Drupal
17 35 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 33 (0.26%) Immediacy CMS
19 30 (0.23%) Apache Solr
19 30 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 167 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 117 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
3 52 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.094%) Chatbot
8 8 (0.062%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.055%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (0.023%) GIMP
11 2 (0.016%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.008%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.008%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.008%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 145 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 18 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.086%) nopCommerce
3 11 (0.086%) Visualfiles
4 10 (0.078%) Adobe Campaign
4 10 (0.078%) Eloqua
4 10 (0.078%) Endur
5 8 (0.062%) Maximo
6 7 (0.055%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.047%) Magento
7 6 (0.047%) Sage 50
8 5 (0.039%) Sage 200
8 5 (0.039%) SDL Web 8
9 4 (0.031%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.016%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 2 (0.016%) Sentinel
11 1 (0.008%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.008%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.008%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1806 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 686 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 405 (3.16%) SaaS
4 101 (0.79%) Google Play
5 91 (0.71%) PaaS
6 75 (0.59%) GitHub
7 54 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 37 (0.29%) Office 365
9 28 (0.22%) Google Analytics
10 21 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
11 18 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 18 (0.14%) Sage Pay
12 15 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 14 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
13 14 (0.11%) Force.com
14 13 (0.10%) IaaS
15 10 (0.078%) Datadog
15 10 (0.078%) Slack
16 9 (0.070%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 468 (3.65%) Internet
2 148 (1.16%) HTTP
3 125 (0.98%) Intranet
4 85 (0.66%) Broadband
5 43 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 41 (0.32%) SMS
7 31 (0.24%) DNS
8 29 (0.23%) Skype
9 28 (0.22%) Extranet
10 25 (0.20%) ATM
11 20 (0.16%) Wireless
12 16 (0.12%) Ethernet
12 16 (0.12%) SSL
13 15 (0.12%) RS-232
14 13 (0.10%) Kerberos
15 9 (0.070%) HTTPS
16 8 (0.062%) AMQP
16 8 (0.062%) RFID
17 7 (0.055%) Firewall
18 6 (0.047%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8074 (63.05%) SQL Server
2 1273 (9.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 1224 (9.56%) NoSQL
4 1155 (9.02%) SQL Server 2016
5 636 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 633 (4.94%) MongoDB
7 568 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 538 (4.20%) Relational Database
9 508 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 507 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 300 (2.34%) MySQL
12 176 (1.37%) Redis
13 165 (1.29%) RDBMS
14 149 (1.16%) RavenDB
15 136 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
16 112 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
17 108 (0.84%) Big Data
18 105 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 76 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
20 75 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1647 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 1498 (11.70%) Visual Studio
3 1162 (9.07%) NUnit
3 1162 (9.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 650 (5.08%) TeamCity
5 535 (4.18%) Moq
6 534 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 527 (4.12%) Subversion
8 369 (2.88%) MSTest
9 292 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 281 (2.19%) JIRA
11 176 (1.37%) MSBuild
12 170 (1.33%) Selenium
13 164 (1.28%) SpecFlow
14 145 (1.13%) Jenkins
15 78 (0.61%) Jasmine
16 69 (0.54%) ReSharper
17 65 (0.51%) NuGet
18 62 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 56 (0.44%) gulp
General
1 2179 (17.02%) Finance
2 589 (4.60%) Banking
3 587 (4.58%) Marketing
4 558 (4.36%) Games
5 440 (3.44%) Retail
6 315 (2.46%) Telecoms
7 303 (2.37%) Advertising
8 238 (1.86%) Electronics
9 235 (1.84%) Manufacturing
10 146 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 141 (1.10%) Music Industry
12 125 (0.98%) Legal
13 95 (0.74%) Front Office
14 90 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
15 89 (0.69%) Back Office
16 82 (0.64%) Financial Institution
17 81 (0.63%) Automotive
18 68 (0.53%) Publishing
19 53 (0.41%) Law
20 29 (0.23%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12806 (100.00%) .NET
2 9162 (71.54%) ASP.NET
3 5967 (46.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5551 (43.35%) HTML
5 5037 (39.33%) CSS
6 3847 (30.04%) AngularJS
7 3535 (27.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3458 (27.00%) .NET Framework
9 3098 (24.19%) jQuery
10 3081 (24.06%) WCF
11 2272 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2209 (17.25%) Entity Framework
13 1954 (15.26%) Web Services
14 1933 (15.09%) RESTful
15 1921 (15.00%) HTML5
16 1611 (12.58%) WPF
17 1593 (12.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 1359 (10.61%) Node.js
19 1356 (10.59%) KnockoutJS
20 1116 (8.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1599 (12.49%) Greenfield Project
2 731 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 541 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
4 493 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 492 (3.84%) Fintech
6 420 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 376 (2.94%) User Experience
8 156 (1.22%) Social Network
9 151 (1.18%) Social Media
10 149 (1.16%) N-Tier
11 142 (1.11%) Tandem
12 135 (1.05%) Client/Server
13 110 (0.86%) iPad
14 101 (0.79%) BBC
15 100 (0.78%) iPhone
16 69 (0.54%) Streaming Music
17 63 (0.49%) Fixed Income
18 62 (0.48%) Hedge funds
18 62 (0.48%) Management Information System
19 58 (0.45%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1190 (9.29%) Windows
2 392 (3.06%) Android
3 242 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 150 (1.17%) Linux
5 130 (1.02%) Windows Server
6 46 (0.36%) Unix
7 25 (0.20%) Solaris
8 19 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (0.14%) AIX
10 16 (0.12%) Windows Phone
11 15 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 13 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.062%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.055%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.047%) MVS
17 5 (0.039%) Windows 7
18 4 (0.031%) VMS
19 3 (0.023%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8587 (67.05%) MVC
2 6961 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4475 (34.94%) TDD
4 2703 (21.11%) Scrum
5 2264 (17.68%) Web Application Development
6 2181 (17.03%) BDD
7 2103 (16.42%) Web Development
8 1804 (14.09%) OO
9 1389 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
10 1144 (8.93%) Unit Testing
11 1083 (8.46%) Software Engineering
12 988 (7.72%) SDLC
13 985 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
14 927 (7.24%) SOLID
15 822 (6.42%) Kanban
16 777 (6.07%) OOP
17 593 (4.63%) E-Commerce
18 582 (4.54%) MVVM
19 560 (4.37%) Mentoring
20 524 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12139 (94.79%) C#
2 6566 (51.27%) JavaScript
3 5061 (39.52%) SQL
4 1436 (11.21%) T-SQL
5 1341 (10.47%) VB.NET
6 936 (7.31%) Ruby
7 476 (3.72%) VB
8 426 (3.33%) TypeScript
9 402 (3.14%) Java
10 265 (2.07%) C++
11 231 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 218 (1.70%) PHP
13 203 (1.59%) F#
14 170 (1.33%) Python
15 168 (1.31%) C
16 138 (1.08%) PL/SQL
17 106 (0.83%) VBA
18 103 (0.80%) VB6
19 84 (0.66%) XAML
20 48 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1305 (10.19%) Degree
2 354 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 196 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 116 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 85 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 58 (0.45%) MCSD
7 51 (0.40%) MCP
8 37 (0.29%) MCTS
9 34 (0.27%) MCAD
10 21 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 20 (0.16%) HND
12 19 (0.15%) MCPD
13 18 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
14 16 (0.12%) PhD
15 11 (0.086%) GNVQ
16 9 (0.070%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 8 (0.062%) Master's Degree
18 6 (0.047%) HNC
18 6 (0.047%) PMP
19 5 (0.039%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (2.08%) QA
2 35 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 28 (0.22%) SEPA
4 8 (0.062%) Basel III
5 6 (0.047%) MiFID
5 6 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.047%) WAI
6 5 (0.039%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.039%) SLA
7 3 (0.023%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.023%) WCAG
8 2 (0.016%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.016%) GAMP
8 2 (0.016%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.008%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.008%) HL7
9 1 (0.008%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.008%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.008%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (0.57%) Docker
2 35 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.039%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.031%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.016%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.008%) Firmware
6 1 (0.008%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 132 (1.03%) Kibana
2 62 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 62 (0.48%) WSUS
3 57 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (0.40%) Puppet
5 42 (0.33%) Ansible
6 29 (0.23%) Control-M
6 29 (0.23%) Opsview
6 29 (0.23%) Terraform
7 19 (0.15%) logstash
8 12 (0.094%) Packer
8 12 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (0.078%) HAProxy
10 9 (0.070%) Salt
11 6 (0.047%) Grafana
12 3 (0.023%) Graphite
12 3 (0.023%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.016%) CloudForms
13 2 (0.016%) Consul
13 2 (0.016%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 3417 (26.68%) Microsoft
2 547 (4.27%) Oracle
3 408 (3.19%) Sitecore
4 386 (3.01%) Xamarin
5 345 (2.69%) Facebook
5 345 (2.69%) Google
6 202 (1.58%) SAP
7 104 (0.81%) Twitter
8 99 (0.77%) Apple
8 99 (0.77%) Telerik
9 88 (0.69%) Sony
10 85 (0.66%) Yahoo!
11 55 (0.43%) Adobe
12 47 (0.37%) IBM
13 45 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
14 44 (0.34%) DevExpress
15 35 (0.27%) Splunk
16 33 (0.26%) Atlassian
17 26 (0.20%) Alterian
18 24 (0.19%) Sage