The median annual salary for a .NET Programmer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Programmer
UK
Rank 786 745 692
Rank change year-on-year -41 -53  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 71 203 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 201 243
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

.NET Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Programmer in the UK

.NET Programmer
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 Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -27 65 £45,000 - 14
London +19 25 £60,000 -11.11% 5
East of England +10 16 £45,000 - 4
South East +57 11 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Hertfordshire +15 9 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Milton Keynes +9 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland +18 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Edinburgh +3 6 £40,000 -8.57%
Cheshire +9 5 £45,000 +84.61%
North West -22 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Wilmslow - 5 £45,000 -
Watford - 5 £60,000 -
Essex +15 4 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Berkshire +38 3 £27,000 -50.90%
West Midlands -2 3 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham -4 3 £35,000 - 1
Olney - 3 £45,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £35,000 - 1
Reading +31 2 £27,000 -50.90%
South West +14 2 £50,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +12 2 - -
Leeds +8 2 - -
Yorkshire +4 2 - -
Hull -3 2 - -
Witham -4 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Yorkshire -9 2 - -
Norfolk -9 2 £35,000 +16.66% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Selby - 2 - -

.NET Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 164 (100.00%) .NET
2 150 (91.46%) C#
3 114 (69.51%) ASP.NET
4 106 (64.63%) SQL Server
5 92 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (55.49%) MVC
7 76 (46.34%) HTML
8 70 (42.68%) TDD
9 69 (42.07%) Finance
10 67 (40.85%) SQL
10 67 (40.85%) Microsoft
11 63 (38.41%) .NET Framework
12 61 (37.20%) CSS
13 60 (36.59%) AngularJS
14 58 (35.37%) JavaScript
15 54 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 46 (28.05%) Scrum
17 42 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (25.61%) WCF
18 41 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 39 (23.78%) MS Excel
20 38 (23.17%) Visual Studio
21 36 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
22 33 (20.12%) Web Services
23 32 (19.51%) jQuery
24 30 (18.29%) Unit Testing
24 30 (18.29%) Windows
25 29 (17.68%) HTML5
25 29 (17.68%) Entity Framework
26 28 (17.07%) VB.NET

.NET Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 19 (11.59%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (7.93%) NServiceBus
3 6 (3.66%) IIS
4 4 (2.44%) CMS
4 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.22%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (23.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.05%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.05%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.61%) Google Play
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (64.63%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.98%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.93%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.49%) Big Data
5 9 (5.49%) Couchbase
6 8 (4.88%) MySQL
6 8 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.44%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.61%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (23.17%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.76%) FxCop
3 16 (9.76%) StyleCop
4 13 (7.93%) SpecFlow
5 12 (7.32%) Selenium
6 5 (3.05%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.05%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.83%) NUnit
7 3 (1.83%) Subversion
8 2 (1.22%) MagicDraw
8 2 (1.22%) Moq
8 2 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.22%) Toad
9 1 (0.61%) GitLab
9 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.61%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.61%) NuGet
General
1 69 (42.07%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.71%) Banking
4 10 (6.10%) Advertising
4 10 (6.10%) Retail
5 6 (3.66%) Electronics
6 5 (3.05%) Law
6 5 (3.05%) Marketing
6 5 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.22%) Front Office
7 2 (1.22%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) German Language
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (69.51%) ASP.NET
3 76 (46.34%) HTML
4 63 (38.41%) .NET Framework
5 61 (37.20%) CSS
6 60 (36.59%) AngularJS
7 54 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (25.61%) WCF
9 36 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (20.12%) Web Services
11 32 (19.51%) jQuery
12 29 (17.68%) Entity Framework
12 29 (17.68%) HTML5
13 25 (15.24%) CSS3
14 22 (13.41%) XML
15 21 (12.80%) JSON
15 21 (12.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (9.76%) Ajax
17 15 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 15 (9.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.41%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (10.37%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.32%) User Experience
4 10 (6.10%) iSeries
4 10 (6.10%) PMI
5 8 (4.88%) AS400
5 8 (4.88%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.44%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.22%) iPad
8 2 (1.22%) Social Media
8 2 (1.22%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.29%) Windows
2 6 (3.66%) Android
3 5 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.44%) Linux
5 3 (1.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (55.49%) MVC
3 70 (42.68%) TDD
4 46 (28.05%) Scrum
5 42 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (18.29%) Unit Testing
7 26 (15.85%) OO
8 22 (13.41%) Software Engineering
9 19 (11.59%) Dependency Injection
10 18 (10.98%) SDLC
11 12 (7.32%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.32%) Integration Testing
12 11 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.71%) Web Development
13 10 (6.10%) OOP
13 10 (6.10%) SOLID
14 9 (5.49%) Kanban
15 8 (4.88%) Feasibility Study
15 8 (4.88%) Test Scripting
16 7 (4.27%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 150 (91.46%) C#
2 67 (40.85%) SQL
3 58 (35.37%) JavaScript
4 28 (17.07%) VB.NET
5 14 (8.54%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.10%) VB
7 8 (4.88%) VB6
8 7 (4.27%) Java
9 5 (3.05%) C++
9 5 (3.05%) ES6
10 4 (2.44%) PHP
11 3 (1.83%) C
11 3 (1.83%) R
11 3 (1.83%) VBA
11 3 (1.83%) VBScript
12 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.22%) Python
13 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) Degree
2 11 (6.71%) PMI Certification
3 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Kibana
1 5 (3.05%) logstash
1 5 (3.05%) Packer
1 5 (3.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.80%) Oracle
3 8 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.05%) Retek
5 4 (2.44%) Telerik
6 2 (1.22%) IBM
6 2 (1.22%) Tableau
7 1 (0.61%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) Redback
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
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