Period
to 19 October 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

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

.NET Software Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 290 316
Rank change year-on-year -34 +26 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1786 2217 2266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.02% 1.16% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.20% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1697 2184 2165
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +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 167246 184514 211672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 133909 154629 175428
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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software 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 Software Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 -38 1624 £41,500 +3.75% 156
UK excluding London -11 1462 £40,000 +3.90% 133
South East -16 507 £41,000 +2.50% 44
North of England -50 368 £40,000 +6.67% 41
London -83 271 £50,000 - 29
North West -40 212 £40,000 +6.67% 24
Midlands -7 191 £39,000 +4.00% 24
East of England +43 159 £47,500 +18.75% 11
West Midlands +18 146 £37,500 +7.14% 15
South West +34 132 £37,500 - 7
Yorkshire -47 123 £40,000 +5.26% 13
Scotland +22 62 £40,000 +6.67% 2
East Midlands -35 47 £40,000 - 9
Wales 0 34 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North East -3 33 £35,000 -3.45% 4
Northern Ireland -17 13 £34,000 -2.86% 2

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, .NET Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 1786 (100.00%) .NET
2 1726 (96.64%) C#
3 1276 (71.44%) ASP.NET
4 1114 (62.37%) SQL Server
5 1109 (62.09%) MVC
6 1023 (57.28%) JavaScript
7 1013 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
8 812 (45.46%) HTML
9 811 (45.41%) SQL
10 806 (45.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 724 (40.54%) CSS
12 496 (27.77%) Microsoft
13 476 (26.65%) AngularJS
14 471 (26.37%) TDD
15 468 (26.20%) ASP.NET Web API
16 461 (25.81%) jQuery
17 460 (25.76%) Software Engineering
18 429 (24.02%) .NET Framework
19 416 (23.29%) WCF
20 410 (22.96%) Scrum
21 336 (18.81%) Web Services
22 315 (17.64%) Microsoft Azure
23 310 (17.36%) OO
24 295 (16.52%) Degree
25 283 (15.85%) VB.NET
25 283 (15.85%) Finance
26 280 (15.68%) HTML5
27 259 (14.50%) Git (software)
28 240 (13.44%) XML
29 230 (12.88%) Visual Studio

.NET Software 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 96 (5.38%) IIS
2 36 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.18%) CMS
4 19 (1.06%) NServiceBus
5 15 (0.84%) Umbraco
6 13 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (0.39%) Confluence
8 7 (0.39%) Kentico
9 5 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.22%) Apache
10 4 (0.22%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (0.17%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.11%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.11%) Drupal
12 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.11%) WordPress
13 1 (0.056%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.056%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.34%) Magento
3 5 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.056%) iTrent
4 1 (0.056%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.056%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.056%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.056%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 315 (17.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (5.04%) SaaS
4 14 (0.78%) PaaS
5 13 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.67%) npm
7 11 (0.62%) IaaS
8 10 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.45%) Force.com
9 8 (0.45%) GitHub
9 8 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 5 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.28%) Office 365
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.11%) Slack
13 1 (0.056%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.18%) HTTP
2 28 (1.57%) Internet
3 20 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.78%) SMS
5 13 (0.73%) DNS
5 13 (0.73%) HTTPS
5 13 (0.73%) Intranet
6 9 (0.50%) SSL
7 7 (0.39%) RFID
8 4 (0.22%) Skype
9 3 (0.17%) AMQP
9 3 (0.17%) ATM
9 3 (0.17%) RIP
9 3 (0.17%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.11%) LDAP
10 2 (0.11%) PPP
11 1 (0.056%) Extranet
11 1 (0.056%) WAN
11 1 (0.056%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1114 (62.37%) SQL Server
2 170 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 127 (7.11%) Relational Database
4 96 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 94 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 83 (4.65%) MongoDB
7 72 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 54 (3.02%) MySQL
9 46 (2.58%) RDBMS
9 46 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
10 40 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (1.68%) RavenDB
13 28 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
14 17 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (0.84%) Power BI
16 14 (0.78%) Oracle Database
16 14 (0.78%) Redis
17 13 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 259 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 230 (12.88%) Visual Studio
3 217 (12.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 143 (8.01%) NUnit
5 94 (5.26%) Subversion
6 60 (3.36%) Moq
7 55 (3.08%) TeamCity
8 50 (2.80%) JIRA
9 44 (2.46%) Jenkins
10 36 (2.02%) MSBuild
11 26 (1.46%) MSTest
12 13 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (0.73%) JSUnit
13 11 (0.62%) Bitbucket
13 11 (0.62%) Mercurial
14 10 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
15 9 (0.50%) Selenium
16 8 (0.45%) webpack
17 6 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 283 (15.85%) Finance
2 117 (6.55%) Marketing
3 64 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 58 (3.25%) Electronics
5 57 (3.19%) Banking
6 52 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 44 (2.46%) Retail
8 25 (1.40%) Advertising
9 21 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 20 (1.12%) Back Office
11 18 (1.01%) Automotive
12 17 (0.95%) Games
13 14 (0.78%) Legal
14 8 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.22%) Military
17 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.11%) Law
18 1 (0.056%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1786 (100.00%) .NET
2 1276 (71.44%) ASP.NET
3 812 (45.46%) HTML
4 806 (45.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 724 (40.54%) CSS
6 476 (26.65%) AngularJS
7 468 (26.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 461 (25.81%) jQuery
9 429 (24.02%) .NET Framework
10 416 (23.29%) WCF
11 336 (18.81%) Web Services
12 280 (15.68%) HTML5
13 240 (13.44%) XML
14 224 (12.54%) Entity Framework
15 199 (11.14%) WPF
16 183 (10.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 177 (9.91%) RESTful
18 168 (9.41%) Ajax
19 158 (8.85%) CSS3
20 153 (8.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 176 (9.85%) Greenfield Project
2 149 (8.34%) Computer Science
3 94 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 92 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (4.65%) Fintech
6 45 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 45 (2.52%) User Experience
7 35 (1.96%) N-Tier
8 24 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 21 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 10 (0.56%) Hedge funds
10 10 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.39%) Internet of Things
11 7 (0.39%) iPad
11 7 (0.39%) Smartcard
12 6 (0.34%) W3C
13 5 (0.28%) Reinsurance
14 4 (0.22%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.22%) NHS
14 4 (0.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 189 (10.58%) Windows
2 51 (2.86%) Android
3 48 (2.69%) Apple iOS
4 26 (1.46%) Linux
5 16 (0.90%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.50%) Unix
6 9 (0.50%) Windows 10
6 9 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.17%) Solaris
7 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1109 (62.09%) MVC
2 1013 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 471 (26.37%) TDD
4 460 (25.76%) Software Engineering
5 410 (22.96%) Scrum
6 310 (17.36%) OO
7 216 (12.09%) Unit Testing
8 192 (10.75%) BDD
8 192 (10.75%) SDLC
9 173 (9.69%) Web Development
10 160 (8.96%) Web Application Development
11 148 (8.29%) SOLID
12 128 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
13 104 (5.82%) OOP
14 103 (5.77%) Test Automation
15 97 (5.43%) Waterfall
16 93 (5.21%) Mentoring
17 74 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
17 74 (4.14%) E-Commerce
18 73 (4.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1726 (96.64%) C#
2 1023 (57.28%) JavaScript
3 811 (45.41%) SQL
4 283 (15.85%) VB.NET
5 189 (10.58%) T-SQL
6 103 (5.77%) C++
7 101 (5.66%) Ruby
8 95 (5.32%) Java
9 62 (3.47%) VB
10 56 (3.14%) Python
11 49 (2.74%) TypeScript
12 39 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 38 (2.13%) PHP
14 32 (1.79%) C
15 30 (1.68%) F#
16 27 (1.51%) Perl
17 20 (1.12%) ES6
18 17 (0.95%) PowerShell
19 16 (0.90%) Scala
20 15 (0.84%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 295 (16.52%) Degree
2 89 (4.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (0.78%) MCSD
5 11 (0.62%) GNVQ
5 11 (0.62%) HND
6 9 (0.50%) MCAD
6 9 (0.50%) MCTS
7 8 (0.45%) PhD
7 8 (0.45%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.34%) MCP
9 5 (0.28%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.11%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.11%) MCPD
12 1 (0.056%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.056%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.58%) QA
2 20 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.01%) SEPA
4 5 (0.28%) PMO
4 5 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.056%) GAMP
6 1 (0.056%) HL7
6 1 (0.056%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (1.01%) Docker
2 12 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.056%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (1.01%) Opsview
2 5 (0.28%) Terraform
3 4 (0.22%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.11%) Puppet
5 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.056%) Ansible
6 1 (0.056%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.056%) Grafana
6 1 (0.056%) Nagios
Vendors
1 496 (27.77%) Microsoft
2 112 (6.27%) Oracle
3 56 (3.14%) Xamarin
4 50 (2.80%) SAP
5 21 (1.18%) Google
6 20 (1.12%) Splunk
7 11 (0.62%) Sitecore
8 10 (0.56%) Tableau
9 8 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.39%) Adobe
10 7 (0.39%) Apple
10 7 (0.39%) Castleton
10 7 (0.39%) DevExpress
11 5 (0.28%) Sybase
12 4 (0.22%) Telerik
12 4 (0.22%) VMware
13 3 (0.17%) Citrix
13 3 (0.17%) Sage
13 3 (0.17%) Sony
13 3 (0.17%) Twitter