Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Programmer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Programmer
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1102 969 845
Rank change year-on-year -133 -124 -142
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 104 275 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 99 267 457
UK median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -5.06%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

.NET Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Programmer in the UK

.NET Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Programmer.

Salary trend for .NET Programmer in the UK

.NET Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Programmer over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Programmer in the UK

.NET Programmer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Programmer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -135 93 £37,500 -12.71% 7
UK excluding London -94 65 £38,000 -5.00% 6
London -30 38 £37,500 -34.78% 1
South East -12 19 £37,500 -6.25% 3
East of England -6 15 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Midlands +38 14 £35,000 -15.15%
West Midlands +24 14 £35,000 -3.45%
Scotland -25 9 £45,415 +13.54%
North of England -15 6 £33,000 -14.29%
Yorkshire +18 4 £33,000 -12.00%
South West +4 2 £45,000 -35.71% 1
North West -23 2 £31,500 -25.88%

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 100 (96.15%) C#
3 75 (72.12%) SQL Server
4 53 (50.96%) Microsoft
5 50 (48.08%) ASP.NET
6 49 (47.12%) MVC
7 39 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 38 (36.54%) SQL
9 32 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (29.81%) HTML
11 30 (28.85%) Windows
11 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (25.96%) Visual Studio
13 25 (24.04%) CSS
13 25 (24.04%) Finance
14 23 (22.12%) WCF
14 23 (22.12%) Degree
15 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering
16 18 (17.31%) Web Services
17 17 (16.35%) T-SQL
17 17 (16.35%) .NET Framework
18 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (15.38%) SOLID
19 15 (14.42%) Android
19 15 (14.42%) VB.NET
19 15 (14.42%) Unix
19 15 (14.42%) SharePoint
19 15 (14.42%) Scrum
20 14 (13.46%) WPF
20 14 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server

.NET Programmer 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 15 (14.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (72.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.73%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (6.73%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.85%) SSDT
6 3 (2.88%) MySQL
7 2 (1.92%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.92%) SQLite
8 1 (0.96%) Big Data
8 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (25.96%) Visual Studio
2 14 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.62%) Selenium
4 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 5 (4.81%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.92%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.92%) MSTest
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.96%) JIRA
7 1 (0.96%) Subversion
7 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (24.04%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Back Office
2 6 (5.77%) Retail
3 5 (4.81%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.88%) Legal
5 2 (1.92%) Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Law
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (48.08%) ASP.NET
3 31 (29.81%) HTML
4 25 (24.04%) CSS
5 23 (22.12%) WCF
6 18 (17.31%) Web Services
7 17 (16.35%) .NET Framework
8 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (13.46%) WPF
10 12 (11.54%) XML
11 10 (9.62%) Entity Framework
11 10 (9.62%) RESTful
12 8 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 8 (7.69%) jQuery
13 7 (6.73%) SignalR
14 6 (5.77%) Ajax
14 6 (5.77%) JSON
15 5 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (3.85%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 8 (7.69%) Fintech
1 8 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
1 8 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.73%) mHealth
3 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.85%) User Experience
4 3 (2.88%) NHS
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.85%) Windows
2 15 (14.42%) Android
2 15 (14.42%) Unix
3 13 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.73%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.12%) MVC
2 32 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering
5 16 (15.38%) SOLID
6 15 (14.42%) Scrum
7 10 (9.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 10 (9.62%) TDD
8 9 (8.65%) OO
9 8 (7.69%) BDD
10 7 (6.73%) Android Development
10 7 (6.73%) Investment Management
10 7 (6.73%) iOS Development
10 7 (6.73%) Mathematics
10 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 7 (6.73%) Mobile Development
10 7 (6.73%) MVVM
10 7 (6.73%) Office Automation
10 7 (6.73%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (6.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 100 (96.15%) C#
2 39 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 38 (36.54%) SQL
4 17 (16.35%) T-SQL
5 15 (14.42%) VB.NET
6 11 (10.58%) C++
6 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
7 9 (8.65%) PHP
8 8 (7.69%) Python
9 7 (6.73%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.85%) F#
10 4 (3.85%) VB
10 4 (3.85%) XAML
11 2 (1.92%) Java
12 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.96%) VBA
12 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (22.12%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.92%) MCSD
5 1 (0.96%) MCP
5 1 (0.96%) MCSA
5 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) WMI
Vendors
1 53 (50.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) Xamarin
3 7 (6.73%) Sybase
4 4 (3.85%) Apple
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle
5 3 (2.88%) iManage
6 2 (1.92%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.96%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.96%) FactSet
7 1 (0.96%) Reuters