Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 25 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12376 14134 16160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.09% 7.37% 7.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.40% 7.65% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11555 13365 15346
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +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 167288 184870 210158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134009 154979 174143
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 18 October 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 18 October 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 11664 £45,000 +5.88% 1081
UK excluding London +1 8587 £41,250 +3.13% 793
London -12 3545 £55,000 - 329
South East +1 2888 £42,500 +1.19% 203
North of England -3 2020 £40,000 +2.56% 234
Midlands +1 1328 £40,000 +1.91% 138
North West -1 1268 £40,000 +2.56% 138
East of England +4 1035 £45,000 +5.88% 80
South West -3 850 £40,000 - 97
West Midlands 0 836 £40,000 +6.67% 55
Yorkshire -11 631 £40,000 - 83
East Midlands +3 494 £40,000 - 83
Scotland -3 287 £40,000 - 15
Wales -1 149 £37,500 +7.14% 17
North East -5 121 £40,000 +6.67% 13
Northern Ireland +5 40 £32,000 -8.57% 9

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 12376 (100.00%) .NET
2 11801 (95.35%) C#
3 8883 (71.78%) ASP.NET
4 8373 (67.66%) MVC
5 7802 (63.04%) SQL Server
6 6981 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
7 6356 (51.36%) JavaScript
8 5851 (47.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5337 (43.12%) HTML
10 4899 (39.58%) SQL
11 4755 (38.42%) CSS
12 4390 (35.47%) TDD
13 3793 (30.65%) AngularJS
14 3619 (29.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3362 (27.17%) Microsoft
16 3300 (26.66%) .NET Framework
17 3107 (25.11%) WCF
18 2909 (23.51%) jQuery
19 2709 (21.89%) Scrum
20 2282 (18.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 2272 (18.36%) Web Application Development
22 2160 (17.45%) BDD
23 2135 (17.25%) Finance
24 2061 (16.65%) Entity Framework
25 2054 (16.60%) RESTful
26 2009 (16.23%) Web Development
27 1924 (15.55%) Web Services
28 1914 (15.47%) HTML5
29 1850 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
30 1690 (13.66%) 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
1 693 (5.60%) CMS
2 490 (3.96%) IIS
3 434 (3.51%) Umbraco
4 360 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 284 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 237 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
7 210 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
8 170 (1.37%) EPiServer
9 115 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 99 (0.80%) Kentico
11 93 (0.75%) NServiceBus
12 70 (0.57%) Sitefinity
13 56 (0.45%) DNN
14 43 (0.35%) Confluence
15 37 (0.30%) Apache
16 36 (0.29%) Apache Solr
17 34 (0.27%) Immediacy CMS
18 32 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 29 (0.23%) WordPress
20 27 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 146 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 116 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.089%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.040%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.032%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.024%) GIMP
8 3 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.016%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.016%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.008%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 148 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
4 16 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.097%) Eloqua
5 12 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (0.073%) Visualfiles
7 8 (0.065%) Endur
7 8 (0.065%) Maximo
8 7 (0.057%) Magento
9 6 (0.048%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.048%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (0.048%) nopCommerce
10 5 (0.040%) SDL Web 8
11 3 (0.024%) MetaTrader
12 2 (0.016%) Bond Adapt
12 2 (0.016%) OpenLink RightAngle
12 2 (0.016%) Sage 200
12 2 (0.016%) Sentinel
13 1 (0.008%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1850 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 676 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
3 393 (3.18%) SaaS
4 108 (0.87%) Google Play
5 89 (0.72%) npm
6 77 (0.62%) PaaS
7 73 (0.59%) GitHub
8 53 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 41 (0.33%) Office 365
10 31 (0.25%) Google Analytics
11 24 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 24 (0.19%) Serverless
12 21 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 19 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
14 17 (0.14%) IaaS
15 16 (0.13%) Sage Pay
16 14 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
17 13 (0.11%) Azure Data Factory
18 10 (0.081%) Force.com
19 9 (0.073%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 479 (3.87%) Internet
2 133 (1.07%) HTTP
3 115 (0.93%) Intranet
4 89 (0.72%) Broadband
5 68 (0.55%) SMS
6 65 (0.53%) Hyperconnected
7 34 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 29 (0.23%) ATM
8 29 (0.23%) DNS
9 28 (0.23%) Extranet
10 22 (0.18%) Wireless
11 21 (0.17%) Skype
12 19 (0.15%) HTTPS
13 17 (0.14%) SSL
14 11 (0.089%) AMQP
14 11 (0.089%) RFID
15 10 (0.081%) Kerberos
16 9 (0.073%) SMTP
17 8 (0.065%) Firewall
18 7 (0.057%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7802 (63.04%) SQL Server
2 1231 (9.95%) SQL Server 2016
3 1225 (9.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 1208 (9.76%) NoSQL
5 634 (5.12%) MongoDB
6 572 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 523 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 515 (4.16%) Relational Database
9 451 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 417 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 290 (2.34%) MySQL
12 185 (1.49%) Redis
13 170 (1.37%) RDBMS
14 145 (1.17%) RavenDB
15 102 (0.82%) Big Data
16 101 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
16 101 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 97 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
18 86 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
19 84 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1643 (13.28%) Git (software)
2 1510 (12.20%) Visual Studio
3 1141 (9.22%) NUnit
4 1100 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 634 (5.12%) TeamCity
6 532 (4.30%) Moq
7 522 (4.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 483 (3.90%) Subversion
9 339 (2.74%) MSTest
10 312 (2.52%) JIRA
11 303 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
12 192 (1.55%) MSBuild
13 153 (1.24%) Jenkins
14 147 (1.19%) Selenium
15 120 (0.97%) SpecFlow
16 82 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 66 (0.53%) gulp
18 59 (0.48%) ReSharper
19 52 (0.42%) Hudson
19 52 (0.42%) Jasmine
General
1 2135 (17.25%) Finance
2 600 (4.85%) Games
3 587 (4.74%) Marketing
4 581 (4.69%) Banking
5 420 (3.39%) Retail
6 313 (2.53%) Advertising
7 301 (2.43%) Telecoms
8 234 (1.89%) Electronics
9 217 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 161 (1.30%) Music Industry
11 152 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 142 (1.15%) Legal
13 104 (0.84%) Back Office
14 78 (0.63%) Front Office
15 71 (0.57%) Publishing
16 70 (0.57%) Financial Institution
17 69 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
18 63 (0.51%) Automotive
19 44 (0.36%) Law
20 32 (0.26%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12376 (100.00%) .NET
2 8883 (71.78%) ASP.NET
3 5851 (47.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5337 (43.12%) HTML
5 4755 (38.42%) CSS
6 3793 (30.65%) AngularJS
7 3619 (29.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3300 (26.66%) .NET Framework
9 3107 (25.11%) WCF
10 2909 (23.51%) jQuery
11 2282 (18.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2061 (16.65%) Entity Framework
13 2054 (16.60%) RESTful
14 1924 (15.55%) Web Services
15 1914 (15.47%) HTML5
16 1667 (13.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 1567 (12.66%) WPF
18 1431 (11.56%) Node.js
19 1360 (10.99%) KnockoutJS
20 1089 (8.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1537 (12.42%) Greenfield Project
2 709 (5.73%) Computer Science
3 516 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 501 (4.05%) Fintech
5 462 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 397 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
7 382 (3.09%) User Experience
8 169 (1.37%) Social Network
9 162 (1.31%) N-Tier
10 149 (1.20%) Tandem
11 142 (1.15%) Social Media
12 138 (1.12%) Client/Server
13 113 (0.91%) iPhone
14 103 (0.83%) BBC
15 76 (0.61%) Online Banking
16 70 (0.57%) iPad
17 69 (0.56%) Hedge funds
18 64 (0.52%) Algorithms
19 62 (0.50%) Digital TV
20 49 (0.40%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1150 (9.29%) Windows
2 361 (2.92%) Android
3 213 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 127 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 125 (1.01%) Linux
6 30 (0.24%) Unix
7 21 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 19 (0.15%) Windows 10
9 17 (0.14%) Solaris
10 13 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.089%) AIX
12 10 (0.081%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.065%) MVS
14 7 (0.057%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.057%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 6 (0.048%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.040%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.032%) Windows Server 2003
18 3 (0.024%) Windows Server 2012
19 2 (0.016%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8373 (67.66%) MVC
2 6981 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4390 (35.47%) TDD
4 2709 (21.89%) Scrum
5 2272 (18.36%) Web Application Development
6 2160 (17.45%) BDD
7 2009 (16.23%) Web Development
8 1690 (13.66%) OO
9 1342 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
10 1129 (9.12%) Unit Testing
11 1107 (8.94%) Software Engineering
12 1015 (8.20%) SDLC
13 990 (8.00%) SOLID
14 960 (7.76%) Dependency Injection
15 806 (6.51%) Kanban
16 679 (5.49%) OOP
17 579 (4.68%) E-Commerce
18 567 (4.58%) Mentoring
19 528 (4.27%) Test Automation
20 511 (4.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 11801 (95.35%) C#
2 6356 (51.36%) JavaScript
3 4899 (39.58%) SQL
4 1416 (11.44%) T-SQL
5 1251 (10.11%) VB.NET
6 956 (7.72%) Ruby
7 455 (3.68%) VB
8 421 (3.40%) TypeScript
9 368 (2.97%) Java
10 265 (2.14%) C++
11 234 (1.89%) PowerShell
12 203 (1.64%) F#
13 201 (1.62%) PHP
14 181 (1.46%) C
15 159 (1.28%) Python
16 128 (1.03%) PL/SQL
17 114 (0.92%) VB6
18 85 (0.69%) VBA
19 61 (0.49%) XAML
20 52 (0.42%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1269 (10.25%) Degree
2 335 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 182 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 103 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 82 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 54 (0.44%) MCSD
7 42 (0.34%) MCP
8 39 (0.32%) MCTS
9 35 (0.28%) MCAD
10 21 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
10 21 (0.17%) PhD
11 20 (0.16%) HND
12 17 (0.14%) MCPD
13 13 (0.11%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.089%) GNVQ
14 11 (0.089%) Master's Degree
15 7 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (0.040%) DBS Check
17 4 (0.032%) MCSA
17 4 (0.032%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (2.16%) QA
2 39 (0.32%) PCI DSS
3 27 (0.22%) SEPA
4 26 (0.21%) SLA
5 8 (0.065%) Basel III
5 8 (0.065%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.048%) MiFID
6 6 (0.048%) PMO
7 5 (0.040%) WAI
8 4 (0.032%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.032%) GAMP
8 4 (0.032%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.032%) WCAG
9 3 (0.024%) EMIR
10 2 (0.016%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.008%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.008%) HL7
11 1 (0.008%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 124 (1.00%) Docker
2 41 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 129 (1.04%) Kibana
2 67 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 66 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (0.53%) Puppet
3 66 (0.53%) WSUS
4 57 (0.46%) Ansible
5 28 (0.23%) Opsview
6 19 (0.15%) Terraform
7 18 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 12 (0.097%) logstash
9 11 (0.089%) Control-M
10 9 (0.073%) Consul
10 9 (0.073%) Packer
11 8 (0.065%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.057%) Kubernetes
13 5 (0.040%) Grafana
13 5 (0.040%) Graphite
13 5 (0.040%) Salt
14 4 (0.032%) Docker Swarm
15 2 (0.016%) CloudForms
Vendors
1 3362 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 536 (4.33%) Oracle
3 388 (3.14%) Sitecore
4 367 (2.97%) Google
5 347 (2.80%) Facebook
6 290 (2.34%) Xamarin
7 180 (1.45%) SAP
8 97 (0.78%) Apple
9 93 (0.75%) Sony
10 90 (0.73%) Twitter
11 87 (0.70%) Yahoo!
12 80 (0.65%) Telerik
13 58 (0.47%) Adobe
14 44 (0.36%) DevExpress
15 39 (0.32%) Splunk
16 32 (0.26%) IBM
17 31 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
17 31 (0.25%) Sybase
18 27 (0.22%) Alterian
19 21 (0.17%) EMC