Period
to 17 January 2022

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2022.

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
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 127 67 48
Rank change year-on-year -60 -19 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 3,533 2,657 6,490
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.81% 4.33% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 4.56% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,943 2,444 5,902
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £73,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 115,567 58,328 120,634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.98% 95.12% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 78,851 47,886 97,666
10th Percentile £31,818 £32,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Developer.

Salary trend for .NET Developer in the UK

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Developer over the 6 months to 17 January 2022.

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 17 January 2022. 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 -64 3,073 £55,000 +10.00% 885
UK excluding London -44 2,032 £50,000 +3.09% 651
Work from Home -7 1,156 £52,500 +5.00% 256
London -66 1,151 £65,000 +8.33% 271
South East -36 683 £52,500 - 159
North of England -72 436 £45,000 -5.26% 190
Midlands -20 368 £50,000 +11.11% 131
West Midlands -3 239 £50,000 +11.11% 69
South West -25 228 £50,000 +11.11% 58
North West -94 205 £50,000 - 117
Yorkshire -22 196 £45,000 +5.88% 51
Scotland -21 132 £48,500 +2.11% 30
East Midlands -38 129 £42,500 - 61
East of England -74 115 £60,000 +33.33% 63
Northern Ireland +4 37 £33,750 -3.57% 8
North East -27 35 £35,000 -12.50% 22
Wales -55 33 £45,000 -10.00% 12

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, .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 3,533 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,994 (84.74%) C#
3 1,918 (54.29%) Azure
4 1,706 (48.29%) JavaScript
5 1,612 (45.63%) SQL Server
6 1,609 (45.54%) .NET Core
7 1,556 (44.04%) SQL
8 1,526 (43.19%) Agile Software Development
9 1,404 (39.74%) ASP.NET
10 1,296 (36.68%) MVC
11 1,087 (30.77%) AngularJS
12 1,015 (28.73%) .NET Framework
13 1,002 (28.36%) React
14 1,001 (28.33%) Microsoft
15 959 (27.14%) HTML
16 933 (26.41%) Full Stack Development
17 872 (24.68%) CSS
18 863 (24.43%) DevOps
19 764 (21.62%) Microservices
20 617 (17.46%) TDD
21 600 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
22 575 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
23 545 (15.43%) Finance
24 544 (15.40%) Social Skills
25 538 (15.23%) Scrum
26 520 (14.72%) AWS
27 519 (14.69%) Entity Framework
28 517 (14.63%) Git (software)
29 472 (13.36%) jQuery
30 417 (11.80%) Software Engineering

.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
1 149 (4.22%) CMS
2 116 (3.28%) IIS
2 116 (3.28%) Umbraco
3 83 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 78 (2.21%) EPiServer
5 76 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 73 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
7 66 (1.87%) Kentico
8 49 (1.39%) Confluence
9 42 (1.19%) Headless CMS
10 25 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (0.45%) Sitefinity
12 11 (0.31%) NServiceBus
13 9 (0.25%) SAS
14 8 (0.23%) IBM Domino
15 6 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.14%) WordPress
17 3 (0.085%) Apache
17 3 (0.085%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 44 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.057%) EngageOne
3 2 (0.057%) InVision
3 2 (0.057%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.057%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.17%) Magento
2 6 (0.17%) Maximo
3 3 (0.085%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.057%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.057%) nopCommerce
4 2 (0.057%) RMDS
4 2 (0.057%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.028%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.028%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.028%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.028%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.028%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.028%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.028%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,918 (54.29%) Azure
2 520 (14.72%) AWS
3 300 (8.49%) SaaS
4 159 (4.50%) Serverless
5 105 (2.97%) GCP
6 96 (2.72%) Azure Functions
6 96 (2.72%) Azure Service Bus
7 82 (2.32%) PaaS
7 82 (2.32%) Power Platform
8 74 (2.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 66 (1.87%) GitHub
10 49 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
11 46 (1.30%) NuGet
12 44 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
13 40 (1.13%) Microsoft 365
14 29 (0.82%) Azure Pipelines
15 27 (0.76%) Azure Storage
16 26 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
17 23 (0.65%) Boomi
17 23 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (0.76%) HTTP
2 17 (0.48%) Broadband
3 11 (0.31%) DSL
3 11 (0.31%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.25%) Modbus
5 6 (0.17%) Internet
5 6 (0.17%) Multicast
5 6 (0.17%) Unicast
6 2 (0.057%) AMQP
6 2 (0.057%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.057%) Intranet
7 1 (0.028%) Extranet
7 1 (0.028%) Firewall
7 1 (0.028%) Network Security
7 1 (0.028%) SSL
7 1 (0.028%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,612 (45.63%) SQL Server
2 168 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 155 (4.39%) MongoDB
4 150 (4.25%) NoSQL
5 76 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
6 71 (2.01%) MySQL
7 69 (1.95%) Redis
8 64 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 62 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 59 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 56 (1.59%) Power BI
12 47 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
12 47 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (1.02%) SQL Server 2019
14 34 (0.96%) Big Data
15 33 (0.93%) Blockchain
16 32 (0.91%) Oracle Database
17 26 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
19 22 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 517 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 293 (8.29%) Visual Studio
3 143 (4.05%) JIRA
4 142 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 132 (3.74%) NUnit
6 120 (3.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 87 (2.46%) TeamCity
8 78 (2.21%) Jenkins
9 56 (1.59%) Moq
10 51 (1.44%) Selenium
11 43 (1.22%) ReSharper
12 40 (1.13%) Subversion
13 31 (0.88%) MSTest
14 29 (0.82%) MSBuild
15 28 (0.79%) SpecFlow
16 27 (0.76%) GitLab
17 23 (0.65%) git-flow
18 22 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
19 20 (0.57%) Postman
20 16 (0.45%) Spock
General
1 545 (15.43%) Finance
2 544 (15.40%) Social Skills
3 159 (4.50%) Retail
4 148 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 117 (3.31%) Marketing
6 97 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 95 (2.69%) Public Sector
8 76 (2.15%) Banking
9 73 (2.07%) Automotive
10 70 (1.98%) Law
11 50 (1.42%) Advertising
11 50 (1.42%) Legal
12 47 (1.33%) Front Office
13 39 (1.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 36 (1.02%) Documentation Skills
14 36 (1.02%) Electronics
15 29 (0.82%) Local Government
15 29 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
16 28 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 28 (0.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,533 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,609 (45.54%) .NET Core
3 1,404 (39.74%) ASP.NET
4 1,087 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 1,015 (28.73%) .NET Framework
6 1,002 (28.36%) React
7 959 (27.14%) HTML
8 872 (24.68%) CSS
9 600 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 575 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 519 (14.69%) Entity Framework
12 472 (13.36%) jQuery
13 401 (11.35%) Web Services
14 347 (9.82%) RESTful
15 336 (9.51%) Vue.js
16 330 (9.34%) REST
17 291 (8.24%) WCF
18 261 (7.39%) HTML5
19 219 (6.20%) JSON
20 218 (6.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 371 (10.50%) Greenfield Project
2 149 (4.22%) User Experience
3 99 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
4 88 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
5 67 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 59 (1.67%) Hedge funds
7 56 (1.59%) Algorithms
8 53 (1.50%) Equities
9 52 (1.47%) Derivative
10 47 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 40 (1.13%) Legacy Systems
12 37 (1.05%) Cloud Native
12 37 (1.05%) Fixed Income
13 31 (0.88%) Legacy Applications
14 30 (0.85%) Public Cloud
15 23 (0.65%) FMCG
16 22 (0.62%) e-Health
17 20 (0.57%) Legacy Code
17 20 (0.57%) Virtual Team
18 19 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 261 (7.39%) Windows
2 58 (1.64%) Windows Server
3 53 (1.50%) Android
4 42 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 18 (0.51%) Linux
6 11 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (0.23%) Unix
8 5 (0.14%) VMS
9 1 (0.028%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,526 (43.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1,296 (36.68%) MVC
3 933 (26.41%) Full Stack Development
4 863 (24.43%) DevOps
5 764 (21.62%) Microservices
6 617 (17.46%) TDD
7 538 (15.23%) Scrum
8 417 (11.80%) Software Engineering
9 381 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
10 339 (9.60%) Mentoring
11 319 (9.03%) Unit Testing
12 312 (8.83%) OO
13 309 (8.75%) SDLC
14 304 (8.60%) Web Development
15 264 (7.47%) SOLID
16 244 (6.91%) Fintech
17 227 (6.43%) BDD
18 212 (6.00%) Test Automation
19 211 (5.97%) Computer Science
20 165 (4.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,994 (84.74%) C#
2 1,706 (48.29%) JavaScript
3 1,556 (44.04%) SQL
4 416 (11.77%) TypeScript
5 376 (10.64%) T-SQL
6 214 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 107 (3.03%) Java
8 105 (2.97%) Python
9 100 (2.83%) PowerShell
10 86 (2.43%) VB
11 49 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 42 (1.19%) VB6
13 36 (1.02%) C++
14 27 (0.76%) VBA
14 27 (0.76%) XAML
15 22 (0.62%) PHP
16 18 (0.51%) Kotlin
17 17 (0.48%) C
18 16 (0.45%) Groovy
19 14 (0.40%) ES6
Qualifications
1 282 (7.98%) Degree
2 108 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 51 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 38 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (0.48%) HND
7 16 (0.45%) HNC
8 14 (0.40%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.20%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.17%) MCPD
11 3 (0.085%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.085%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.057%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.028%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.028%) MCAD
13 1 (0.028%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (6.65%) QA
2 60 (1.70%) Accessibility
3 16 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.42%) SLA
5 12 (0.34%) GDPR
6 3 (0.085%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.057%) HL7
8 1 (0.028%) WCAG
System Software
1 308 (8.72%) Docker
2 34 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
4 14 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.057%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 267 (7.56%) Kubernetes
2 53 (1.50%) Terraform
3 27 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
4 26 (0.74%) Grafana
5 16 (0.45%) Ansible
6 14 (0.40%) MIIS
7 10 (0.28%) Graphite
7 10 (0.28%) Graylog
7 10 (0.28%) Opsgenie
8 7 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.17%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.085%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.057%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 2 (0.057%) Consul
11 2 (0.057%) Puppet
12 1 (0.028%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1,001 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 149 (4.22%) Oracle
3 96 (2.72%) Sitecore
4 64 (1.81%) Xamarin
5 58 (1.64%) Google
6 25 (0.71%) SAP
7 23 (0.65%) NEC
7 23 (0.65%) Northgate
8 22 (0.62%) Atlassian
9 20 (0.57%) Dell
10 18 (0.51%) Optimizely
11 17 (0.48%) Telerik
12 16 (0.45%) Cognizant
13 12 (0.34%) Sage
14 10 (0.28%) IBM
15 9 (0.25%) ServiceNow
15 9 (0.25%) SnapLogic
16 8 (0.23%) Civica
16 8 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
17 7 (0.20%) Mapbox