Period
to 24 July 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 440 380 370
Rank change year-on-year -60 -10 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 748 536 1,249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.76% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.80% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 669 489 1,190
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £80,500 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 103,220 67,273 138,654
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.23% 95.03% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73,547 54,887 112,038
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Software Developer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Software Developer over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Top 17 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 24 July 2021. 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 -36 685 £50,000 +11.11% 149
UK excluding London -42 566 £45,000 +5.88% 114
South East -17 245 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Work from Home -125 202 £50,000 - 54
London -17 160 £75,000 +11.11% 48
North of England -79 92 £42,500 -2.02% 29
Midlands -47 71 £42,000 +5.00% 28
South West -25 66 £45,000 -5.26% 12
North West -61 46 £47,500 +8.57% 16
East of England -33 43 £45,000 +2.86% 10
West Midlands -46 39 £45,000 +5.88% 14
East Midlands -36 32 £40,000 +3.90% 14
Yorkshire -61 28 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Scotland -50 26 £45,500 +4.00% 9
North East -7 18 £42,500 +41.67% 8
Northern Ireland -33 13 £45,000 - 2
Wales -23 12 £45,000 +12.50% 4

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, .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.

1 748 (100.00%) .NET
2 681 (91.04%) C#
3 477 (63.77%) JavaScript
4 446 (59.63%) .NET Core
5 412 (55.08%) SQL
6 384 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
7 344 (45.99%) Azure
8 325 (43.45%) React
9 322 (43.05%) ASP.NET
10 294 (39.30%) SQL Server
11 258 (34.49%) MVC
12 241 (32.22%) AngularJS
13 220 (29.41%) Microservices
14 214 (28.61%) CSS
15 212 (28.34%) HTML
16 211 (28.21%) Microsoft
17 193 (25.80%) .NET Framework
18 184 (24.60%) ASP.NET Web API
19 183 (24.47%) Greenfield Project
20 157 (20.99%) Software Engineering
21 147 (19.65%) TDD
22 139 (18.58%) Finance
23 138 (18.45%) Vue.js
24 133 (17.78%) Web Services
25 128 (17.11%) DevOps
26 126 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC
27 123 (16.44%) ASP.NET Core
28 107 (14.30%) AWS
29 100 (13.37%) Scrum
30 93 (12.43%) Fintech

.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 16 (2.14%) CMS
2 10 (1.34%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.34%) Umbraco
3 8 (1.07%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.07%) IIS
4 5 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.53%) Kentico
6 3 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) BambooHR
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 344 (45.99%) Azure
2 107 (14.30%) AWS
3 68 (9.09%) Azure Service Bus
4 19 (2.54%) SaaS
5 17 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 11 (1.47%) Serverless
7 8 (1.07%) Azure Functions
7 8 (1.07%) Azure Storage
7 8 (1.07%) PaaS
8 6 (0.80%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 6 (0.80%) Azure Event Grid
8 6 (0.80%) Azure Logic Apps
8 6 (0.80%) NuGet
8 6 (0.80%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.53%) GitHub
10 3 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.40%) IaaS
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.20%) Skype
2 1 (0.13%) HTTP
2 1 (0.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (39.30%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.14%) NoSQL
3 20 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 19 (2.54%) MySQL
5 14 (1.87%) MongoDB
6 11 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (1.47%) SQLPlus
7 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (0.94%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.80%) Power BI
11 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.40%) OLTP
12 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.27%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.27%) QlikView
13 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 69 (9.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 57 (7.62%) TeamCity
3 53 (7.09%) Git (software)
4 29 (3.88%) Selenium
5 21 (2.81%) Visual Studio
6 16 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (1.74%) NUnit
8 10 (1.34%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.20%) Moq
10 8 (1.07%) JIRA
10 8 (1.07%) JSUnit
10 8 (1.07%) Visual Studio Code
10 8 (1.07%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.53%) GitLab
11 4 (0.53%) MSTest
12 3 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.40%) git-flow
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.40%) Subversion
13 2 (0.27%) ReSharper
General
1 139 (18.58%) Finance
2 73 (9.76%) Social Skills
3 57 (7.62%) Front Office
4 35 (4.68%) Public Sector
5 27 (3.61%) Law
5 27 (3.61%) Marketing
6 26 (3.48%) Manufacturing
7 25 (3.34%) Telecoms
8 23 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (2.94%) Electronics
10 16 (2.14%) Advertising
10 16 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.74%) Retail
12 6 (0.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 5 (0.67%) Humanities
13 5 (0.67%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (0.53%) Games
14 4 (0.53%) Legal
14 4 (0.53%) Presentation Skills
15 3 (0.40%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 748 (100.00%) .NET
2 446 (59.63%) .NET Core
3 325 (43.45%) React
4 322 (43.05%) ASP.NET
5 241 (32.22%) AngularJS
6 214 (28.61%) CSS
7 212 (28.34%) HTML
8 193 (25.80%) .NET Framework
9 184 (24.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 138 (18.45%) Vue.js
11 133 (17.78%) Web Services
12 126 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 123 (16.44%) ASP.NET Core
14 90 (12.03%) Entity Framework
15 88 (11.76%) jQuery
16 44 (5.88%) HTML5
16 44 (5.88%) WCF
17 43 (5.75%) REST
18 40 (5.35%) RESTful
19 37 (4.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 183 (24.47%) Greenfield Project
2 54 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 51 (6.82%) Derivative
3 51 (6.82%) Equities
3 51 (6.82%) Fixed Income
3 51 (6.82%) Hedge funds
4 32 (4.28%) User Experience
5 15 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (1.34%) Legacy Systems
8 9 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.07%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.94%) Legacy Applications
10 7 (0.94%) NHS
11 5 (0.67%) LIMS
11 5 (0.67%) Wiki
12 4 (0.53%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.53%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.40%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.87%) Windows
2 11 (1.47%) Linux
3 2 (0.27%) Android
3 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (34.49%) MVC
3 220 (29.41%) Microservices
4 157 (20.99%) Software Engineering
5 147 (19.65%) TDD
6 128 (17.11%) DevOps
7 100 (13.37%) Scrum
8 93 (12.43%) Fintech
9 68 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 66 (8.82%) Unit Testing
11 64 (8.56%) SDLC
12 58 (7.75%) OO
13 55 (7.35%) Computer Science
14 54 (7.22%) Asset Management
14 54 (7.22%) Migration
15 51 (6.82%) Investment Management
15 51 (6.82%) Mentoring
16 46 (6.15%) Domain-Driven Design
16 46 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
17 45 (6.02%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 681 (91.04%) C#
2 477 (63.77%) JavaScript
3 412 (55.08%) SQL
4 91 (12.17%) T-SQL
5 39 (5.21%) VB.NET
6 35 (4.68%) TypeScript
7 24 (3.21%) Java
8 13 (1.74%) PHP
9 11 (1.47%) VB
10 10 (1.34%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.20%) C++
11 9 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.94%) Python
13 3 (0.40%) F#
13 3 (0.40%) Ruby
14 2 (0.27%) VB6
14 2 (0.27%) XPath
15 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.13%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 61 (8.16%) Degree
2 39 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.01%) QA
2 5 (0.67%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 70 (9.36%) Docker
2 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 59 (7.89%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 211 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 22 (2.94%) SAP
3 16 (2.14%) Oracle
4 15 (2.01%) Xamarin
5 5 (0.67%) Xceptor
6 3 (0.40%) Apple
6 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.27%) Google
7 2 (0.27%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.27%) OpenText
8 1 (0.13%) Pega
8 1 (0.13%) Sage
8 1 (0.13%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.13%) Telerik
8 1 (0.13%) Xero