Period
to 21 March 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 340 286 314
Rank change year-on-year -54 +28 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1,379 2,031 1,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 1.15% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.20% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,284 1,892 1,777
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 142,254 169,620 166,338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.41% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113,681 139,296 138,082
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

.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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 -86 1,168 £42,500 - 230
UK excluding London -50 1,131 £42,500 +6.25% 215
South East -44 432 £42,500 - 67
North of England -40 230 £45,000 +12.50% 46
London -50 179 £60,000 +14.29% 38
Midlands +15 134 £39,674 +5.80% 47
North West -18 126 £45,000 +12.50% 19
South West -33 106 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Scotland +52 92 £45,000 +28.57% 15
West Midlands +32 86 £37,750 +7.86% 29
East of England -31 85 £42,500 -5.56% 20
Yorkshire -17 78 £42,500 +6.25% 24
East Midlands +1 48 £40,000 +6.67% 18
Northern Ireland +10 40 £37,500 +22.95% 6
North East -21 26 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Wales +8 12 £45,000 +28.57% 2

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

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, .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 1,379 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,316 (95.43%) C#
3 829 (60.12%) ASP.NET
4 799 (57.94%) JavaScript
5 755 (54.75%) SQL Server
6 749 (54.31%) MVC
7 706 (51.20%) SQL
8 644 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
9 567 (41.12%) HTML
10 500 (36.26%) CSS
11 458 (33.21%) Microsoft
12 434 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 386 (27.99%) AngularJS
14 338 (24.51%) ASP.NET Web API
15 305 (22.12%) .NET Framework
16 301 (21.83%) Software Engineering
17 299 (21.68%) jQuery
18 293 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
19 278 (20.16%) Scrum
20 268 (19.43%) Finance
21 263 (19.07%) TDD
22 235 (17.04%) Git (software)
23 223 (16.17%) Degree
24 222 (16.10%) Web Services
25 216 (15.66%) XML
26 210 (15.23%) OO
27 209 (15.16%) Windows
28 208 (15.08%) .NET Core
29 197 (14.29%) Visual Studio
29 197 (14.29%) T-SQL

.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 94 (6.82%) IIS
2 41 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (2.18%) Oracle Workflow
4 23 (1.67%) Umbraco
5 14 (1.02%) CMS
6 13 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.65%) Confluence
8 8 (0.58%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.36%) Kentico
10 5 (0.36%) WordPress
11 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.15%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.15%) nginx
13 1 (0.073%) Drupal
13 1 (0.073%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.073%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.15%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 31 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.44%) Actimize
2 6 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.29%) Shopify
4 1 (0.073%) Magento
4 1 (0.073%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 293 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.68%) SaaS
4 22 (1.60%) Serverless
5 16 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (0.94%) GitHub
7 12 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
8 9 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.51%) NuGet
9 7 (0.51%) PaaS
10 6 (0.44%) Office 365
11 5 (0.36%) IaaS
12 4 (0.29%) Azure Functions
12 4 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.15%) npm
14 2 (0.15%) Trello
15 1 (0.073%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.67%) HTTP
2 11 (0.80%) Internet
3 5 (0.36%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.073%) DNS
5 1 (0.073%) IMAP
5 1 (0.073%) LAN
5 1 (0.073%) SMTP
5 1 (0.073%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 755 (54.75%) SQL Server
2 111 (8.05%) Relational Database
3 100 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 72 (5.22%) MySQL
5 69 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 59 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.09%) CouchDB
11 15 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.80%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.65%) OLAP
14 9 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (0.58%) Redis
16 7 (0.51%) Big Data
17 6 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 235 (17.04%) Git (software)
2 197 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 151 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 99 (7.18%) NUnit
5 93 (6.74%) TeamCity
6 55 (3.99%) Jenkins
7 54 (3.92%) SpecFlow
8 40 (2.90%) Cucumber
9 38 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 28 (2.03%) Visual Studio Team System
11 27 (1.96%) JIRA
12 24 (1.74%) MSTest
13 18 (1.31%) Selenium
14 17 (1.23%) Subversion
15 16 (1.16%) Moq
16 12 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 11 (0.80%) Eclipse
18 9 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 9 (0.65%) Ranorex
18 9 (0.65%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 268 (19.43%) Finance
2 68 (4.93%) Marketing
3 62 (4.50%) Banking
4 35 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 35 (2.54%) Retail
5 32 (2.32%) Front Office
6 29 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.96%) Electronics
8 19 (1.38%) Automotive
9 15 (1.09%) Aerospace
10 11 (0.80%) Legal
11 9 (0.65%) Advertising
11 9 (0.65%) Billing
12 7 (0.51%) Games
13 5 (0.36%) French Language
13 5 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.29%) Law
14 4 (0.29%) Norwegian Language
14 4 (0.29%) Swedish Language
15 3 (0.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,379 (100.00%) .NET
2 829 (60.12%) ASP.NET
3 567 (41.12%) HTML
4 500 (36.26%) CSS
5 434 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 386 (27.99%) AngularJS
7 338 (24.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 305 (22.12%) .NET Framework
9 299 (21.68%) jQuery
10 222 (16.10%) Web Services
11 216 (15.66%) XML
12 208 (15.08%) .NET Core
13 192 (13.92%) HTML5
14 191 (13.85%) WCF
15 175 (12.69%) Entity Framework
16 119 (8.63%) WPF
17 116 (8.41%) RESTful
18 115 (8.34%) React
18 115 (8.34%) SOAP
19 112 (8.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 140 (10.15%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (4.93%) User Experience
3 66 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 53 (3.84%) Fintech
5 42 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 36 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (2.47%) Hedge funds
8 31 (2.25%) Derivative
9 30 (2.18%) Equities
9 30 (2.18%) Fixed Income
9 30 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (2.03%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.60%) Client/Server
12 21 (1.52%) Driving Licence
13 17 (1.23%) Cloud Native
14 15 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
15 14 (1.02%) Augmented Reality
16 12 (0.87%) Online Banking
17 7 (0.51%) Data Structures
18 6 (0.44%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 209 (15.16%) Windows
2 70 (5.08%) Android
3 65 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 29 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.89%) Linux
6 12 (0.87%) Unix
7 8 (0.58%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.22%) OpenVMS
8 3 (0.22%) VMS
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.073%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.073%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.073%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.073%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.073%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 749 (54.31%) MVC
2 644 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
3 301 (21.83%) Software Engineering
4 278 (20.16%) Scrum
5 263 (19.07%) TDD
6 210 (15.23%) OO
7 185 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
8 152 (11.02%) SDLC
9 150 (10.88%) Unit Testing
10 125 (9.06%) Test Automation
11 124 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
12 120 (8.70%) DevOps
13 116 (8.41%) Web Development
14 101 (7.32%) OOP
15 97 (7.03%) Computer Science
16 92 (6.67%) BDD
17 91 (6.60%) Front End Development
18 79 (5.73%) CRM
19 78 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
19 78 (5.66%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,316 (95.43%) C#
2 799 (57.94%) JavaScript
3 706 (51.20%) SQL
4 197 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 140 (10.15%) Java
6 127 (9.21%) VB.NET
7 97 (7.03%) C++
8 71 (5.15%) PowerShell
9 67 (4.86%) Python
10 46 (3.34%) TypeScript
11 42 (3.05%) PL/SQL
11 42 (3.05%) VB
12 33 (2.39%) C
13 30 (2.18%) VB6
14 23 (1.67%) PHP
15 20 (1.45%) Ruby
16 16 (1.16%) Objective-C
17 15 (1.09%) Apple Swift
18 12 (0.87%) R
18 12 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 223 (16.17%) Degree
2 68 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (0.58%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.36%) HND
7 2 (0.15%) MCAD
7 2 (0.15%) MCSD
7 2 (0.15%) MCTS
8 1 (0.073%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.073%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.97%) QA
2 7 (0.51%) WAI
3 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.073%) GDPR
4 1 (0.073%) HL7
4 1 (0.073%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.073%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.54%) Docker
3 3 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (1.67%) Kibana
1 23 (1.67%) logstash
2 14 (1.02%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.65%) Rancher
3 9 (0.65%) Terraform
4 4 (0.29%) cPanel
5 1 (0.073%) Consul
5 1 (0.073%) Graphite
5 1 (0.073%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.073%) SCCM
Vendors
1 458 (33.21%) Microsoft
2 112 (8.12%) Oracle
3 63 (4.57%) Xamarin
4 29 (2.10%) SAP
5 24 (1.74%) Google
6 9 (0.65%) Axosoft
7 7 (0.51%) Telerik
8 6 (0.44%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.44%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.22%) Apple
9 3 (0.22%) VMware
10 2 (0.15%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.15%) Infragistics
10 2 (0.15%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.15%) New Relic
10 2 (0.15%) OutSystems
10 2 (0.15%) UiPath
11 1 (0.073%) BT
11 1 (0.073%) Samsung
11 1 (0.073%) WooCommerce