Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 316 300
Rank change year-on-year -17 -16 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1,493 1,894 2,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.94% 1.06% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.10% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,386 1,787 2,043
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 152,072 171,669 178,785
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.06% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121,707 138,282 149,258
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

.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 December 2018.

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 December 2018. 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 -44 1,283 £45,000 +5.88% 183
UK excluding London -23 1,237 £42,500 +6.25% 167
South East -20 494 £45,000 +5.88% 42
North of England -41 254 £42,500 +6.25% 49
London -27 193 £55,000 - 30
North West -40 143 £45,000 +12.50% 31
Midlands 0 129 £40,000 +6.67% 28
South West -3 113 £39,000 -2.50% 19
East of England -30 99 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Scotland +44 85 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Yorkshire +6 82 £40,000 - 15
East Midlands +37 71 £40,000 +2.56% 16
West Midlands -28 58 £40,000 +6.67% 12
Northern Ireland +26 43 £37,500 +20.97% 5
North East -24 29 £47,500 +39.71% 3
Wales -8 20 £45,000 +20.00% 4

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, .NET Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 1,493 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,427 (95.58%) C#
3 900 (60.28%) ASP.NET
4 889 (59.54%) JavaScript
5 827 (55.39%) SQL Server
6 818 (54.79%) MVC
7 755 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
8 693 (46.42%) HTML
8 693 (46.42%) SQL
9 596 (39.92%) CSS
10 502 (33.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 497 (33.29%) Microsoft
12 425 (28.47%) AngularJS
13 401 (26.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 394 (26.39%) .NET Framework
15 346 (23.17%) TDD
16 340 (22.77%) jQuery
17 337 (22.57%) Scrum
18 282 (18.89%) Software Engineering
19 280 (18.75%) Finance
20 265 (17.75%) Git (software)
21 255 (17.08%) Microsoft Azure
22 240 (16.08%) OO
23 233 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
24 230 (15.41%) Web Services
25 227 (15.20%) Degree
26 207 (13.86%) WCF
27 205 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
28 199 (13.33%) HTML5
28 199 (13.33%) 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 88 (5.89%) IIS
2 27 (1.81%) CMS
3 25 (1.67%) Umbraco
4 21 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.27%) NServiceBus
6 13 (0.87%) Confluence
7 11 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 10 (0.67%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.33%) Kentico
11 4 (0.27%) WordPress
12 3 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.13%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.13%) nginx
14 1 (0.067%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (0.33%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.27%) Maya
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.60%) Actimize
4 4 (0.27%) Shopify
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.067%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 255 (17.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.94%) SaaS
4 12 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (0.74%) Serverless
6 9 (0.60%) GitHub
7 6 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.40%) npm
8 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.20%) NuGet
9 3 (0.20%) Office 365
9 3 (0.20%) PaaS
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.067%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (0.067%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.067%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.067%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.88%) HTTP
2 11 (0.74%) Intranet
3 6 (0.40%) Internet
4 3 (0.20%) DNS
4 3 (0.20%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.20%) IMAP
4 3 (0.20%) SMTP
5 2 (0.13%) SMS
5 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.067%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 827 (55.39%) SQL Server
2 102 (6.83%) NoSQL
3 73 (4.89%) Relational Database
4 60 (4.02%) MySQL
5 55 (3.68%) MongoDB
6 48 (3.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 36 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (0.80%) Big Data
12 12 (0.80%) CouchDB
13 11 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (0.47%) Redis
15 5 (0.33%) Cosmos DB
16 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 265 (17.75%) Git (software)
2 205 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 199 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 130 (8.71%) NUnit
5 79 (5.29%) TeamCity
6 61 (4.09%) SpecFlow
7 59 (3.95%) Jenkins
8 44 (2.95%) JIRA
9 40 (2.68%) Cucumber
10 28 (1.88%) MSTest
10 28 (1.88%) Visual Studio Team System
11 24 (1.61%) Moq
12 23 (1.54%) Subversion
13 21 (1.41%) Selenium
14 17 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
14 17 (1.14%) Visual Studio Coded UI
15 14 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (0.94%) InstallShield
15 14 (0.94%) MSBuild
16 13 (0.87%) ReSharper
General
1 280 (18.75%) Finance
2 86 (5.76%) Marketing
3 62 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 58 (3.88%) Retail
5 45 (3.01%) Electronics
6 44 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.75%) Banking
8 21 (1.41%) Games
9 18 (1.21%) Automotive
10 16 (1.07%) Advertising
10 16 (1.07%) Legal
11 8 (0.54%) Billing
12 5 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.27%) Back Office
13 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.20%) Front Office
14 3 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.067%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.067%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,493 (100.00%) .NET
2 900 (60.28%) ASP.NET
3 693 (46.42%) HTML
4 596 (39.92%) CSS
5 502 (33.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 425 (28.47%) AngularJS
7 401 (26.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 394 (26.39%) .NET Framework
9 340 (22.77%) jQuery
10 230 (15.41%) Web Services
11 207 (13.86%) WCF
12 199 (13.33%) HTML5
13 191 (12.79%) XML
14 190 (12.73%) Entity Framework
15 166 (11.12%) .NET Core
16 151 (10.11%) WPF
17 133 (8.91%) WinForms
18 126 (8.44%) RESTful
19 117 (7.84%) React
20 114 (7.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 150 (10.05%) Greenfield Project
2 94 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
3 59 (3.95%) User Experience
4 57 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (3.42%) Mobile App
6 37 (2.48%) Fintech
6 37 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (1.61%) Algorithms
8 21 (1.41%) Reinsurance
9 19 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
9 19 (1.27%) Cloud Native
10 15 (1.00%) Over-the-Top Content
10 15 (1.00%) Video on Demand
11 13 (0.87%) EPoS
12 12 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.74%) Online Banking
14 8 (0.54%) Fat Client
14 8 (0.54%) Thin Client
15 7 (0.47%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.40%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 180 (12.06%) Windows
2 67 (4.49%) Android
3 63 (4.22%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.80%) Linux
5 12 (0.80%) Unix
6 3 (0.20%) OpenVMS
6 3 (0.20%) VMS
6 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.067%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.067%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 818 (54.79%) MVC
2 755 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
3 346 (23.17%) TDD
4 337 (22.57%) Scrum
5 282 (18.89%) Software Engineering
6 240 (16.08%) OO
7 233 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
8 167 (11.19%) Unit Testing
9 148 (9.91%) Test Automation
10 140 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
11 133 (8.91%) BDD
12 127 (8.51%) Web Development
13 119 (7.97%) SDLC
14 113 (7.57%) Microservices
15 108 (7.23%) Computer Science
16 105 (7.03%) DevOps
17 102 (6.83%) SOLID
18 97 (6.50%) E-Commerce
19 93 (6.23%) Continuous Delivery
19 93 (6.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1,427 (95.58%) C#
2 889 (59.54%) JavaScript
3 693 (46.42%) SQL
4 196 (13.13%) T-SQL
5 158 (10.58%) Java
6 146 (9.78%) VB.NET
7 89 (5.96%) C++
8 67 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 66 (4.42%) TypeScript
10 50 (3.35%) Python
11 38 (2.55%) Ruby
12 33 (2.21%) PHP
13 31 (2.08%) PL/SQL
14 22 (1.47%) C
15 19 (1.27%) Scala
16 18 (1.21%) VB
17 16 (1.07%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.94%) Apple Swift
19 13 (0.87%) VB6
19 13 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 227 (15.20%) Degree
2 89 (5.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.54%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.47%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.33%) HND
7 3 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.13%) CISSP
8 2 (0.13%) MCSE
9 1 (0.067%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.067%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.22%) QA
2 5 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.067%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.47%) Docker
3 4 (0.27%) Firmware
4 3 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
1 13 (0.87%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.54%) Kibana
2 8 (0.54%) logstash
3 6 (0.40%) Terraform
4 4 (0.27%) cPanel
5 3 (0.20%) Istio
6 2 (0.13%) Rancher
7 1 (0.067%) Consul
7 1 (0.067%) Graphite
7 1 (0.067%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.067%) SCCM
7 1 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 497 (33.29%) Microsoft
2 104 (6.97%) Oracle
3 55 (3.68%) Xamarin
4 48 (3.22%) SAP
5 21 (1.41%) Google
6 20 (1.34%) Telerik
7 10 (0.67%) New Relic
8 8 (0.54%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.54%) VMware
9 7 (0.47%) Axosoft
10 5 (0.33%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.33%) Sencha
11 4 (0.27%) Sony
11 4 (0.27%) Thunderhead
12 3 (0.20%) Sybase
12 3 (0.20%) Syncfusion
13 2 (0.13%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.13%) Epicor
13 2 (0.13%) IFS
13 2 (0.13%) Lotus