Period
to 18 February 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 396 345 295
Rank change year-on-year -51 -50 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 936 1,399 1,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.93% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.97% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1,293 1,822
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,600 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 118,710 144,433 167,860
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.52% 95.92% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 95,152 115,588 137,439
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 2020. 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 -24 807 £45,000 +5.88% 204
UK excluding London -30 774 £42,500 - 179
South East 0 310 £45,000 +5.88% 49
London +13 127 £57,500 - 44
South West +25 108 £40,000 +2.56% 19
North of England -55 101 £43,750 -2.78% 48
Midlands +3 92 £40,000 +0.82% 26
East of England +34 67 £50,000 +17.65% 17
North West -38 61 £45,000 - 36
Scotland 0 60 £39,250 -12.78% 9
East Midlands +13 48 £40,000 - 14
West Midlands +11 44 £42,500 +12.58% 12
Yorkshire -20 36 £38,750 -8.82% 9
Wales +19 29 £42,339 -5.91% 6
Northern Ireland -27 7 £33,750 -10.00% 4
North East -8 4 £35,000 -26.32% 3

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, .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.

1 936 (100.00%) .NET
2 864 (92.31%) C#
3 549 (58.65%) JavaScript
4 490 (52.35%) ASP.NET
5 485 (51.82%) SQL
6 475 (50.75%) SQL Server
7 445 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
8 398 (42.52%) MVC
9 358 (38.25%) HTML
10 328 (35.04%) AngularJS
11 325 (34.72%) CSS
12 285 (30.45%) Microsoft
13 261 (27.88%) Azure
14 248 (26.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 247 (26.39%) .NET Core
16 233 (24.89%) Software Engineering
17 196 (20.94%) .NET Framework
18 175 (18.70%) jQuery
19 166 (17.74%) Finance
20 163 (17.41%) Scrum
21 153 (16.35%) ASP.NET Web API
22 148 (15.81%) TDD
23 136 (14.53%) Web Services
24 122 (13.03%) React
24 122 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
25 118 (12.61%) VB.NET
26 114 (12.18%) T-SQL
27 108 (11.54%) Degree
28 100 (10.68%) Greenfield Project
29 99 (10.58%) Microservices

.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 21 (2.24%) CMS
2 18 (1.92%) IIS
3 17 (1.82%) Umbraco
4 10 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.64%) TPMS
6 5 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.53%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.32%) WordPress
9 2 (0.21%) Apache
9 2 (0.21%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.21%) Confluence
9 2 (0.21%) Kentico
9 2 (0.21%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.11%) Drupal
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.21%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.53%) Raiser's Edge
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 261 (27.88%) Azure
2 81 (8.65%) AWS
3 28 (2.99%) SaaS
4 22 (2.35%) GitHub
4 22 (2.35%) Serverless
5 17 (1.82%) GCP
6 13 (1.39%) PaaS
7 11 (1.18%) Power Platform
8 8 (0.85%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 7 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (0.75%) NuGet
10 6 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.53%) Office 365
12 4 (0.43%) CloudBees
12 4 (0.43%) PowerApps
13 2 (0.21%) Azure Stack
14 1 (0.11%) Azure Functions
14 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.85%) Internet
2 3 (0.32%) HTTP
3 2 (0.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 475 (50.75%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 59 (6.30%) Relational Database
4 43 (4.59%) MySQL
5 40 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (2.88%) NoSQL
9 25 (2.67%) Redis
10 23 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
11 22 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
13 16 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (1.18%) Power BI
15 11 (1.18%) SQLite
16 10 (1.07%) RavenDB
17 8 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 87 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (7.37%) Git (software)
3 47 (5.02%) Visual Studio
4 30 (3.21%) NUnit
5 24 (2.56%) JIRA
6 19 (2.03%) Jenkins
6 19 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (2.03%) Subversion
7 14 (1.50%) SpecFlow
8 13 (1.39%) Selenium
9 12 (1.28%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.64%) Moq
10 6 (0.64%) MSTest
11 5 (0.53%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.53%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.43%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 166 (17.74%) Finance
2 58 (6.20%) Manufacturing
3 47 (5.02%) Marketing
4 42 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 41 (4.38%) Public Sector
6 39 (4.17%) Electronics
7 23 (2.46%) Front Office
8 21 (2.24%) Retail
9 11 (1.18%) Automotive
9 11 (1.18%) Banking
9 11 (1.18%) Legal
10 8 (0.85%) Law
11 5 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.43%) Back Office
12 4 (0.43%) Games
12 4 (0.43%) Publishing
13 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.21%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 936 (100.00%) .NET
2 490 (52.35%) ASP.NET
3 358 (38.25%) HTML
4 328 (35.04%) AngularJS
5 325 (34.72%) CSS
6 248 (26.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 247 (26.39%) .NET Core
8 196 (20.94%) .NET Framework
9 175 (18.70%) jQuery
10 153 (16.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 136 (14.53%) Web Services
12 122 (13.03%) React
13 86 (9.19%) Entity Framework
13 86 (9.19%) REST
14 84 (8.97%) SOAP
15 83 (8.87%) WCF
16 75 (8.01%) HTML5
16 75 (8.01%) XML
17 69 (7.37%) JSON
18 68 (7.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 100 (10.68%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
4 38 (4.06%) User Experience
5 26 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.50%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.07%) Robotics
9 8 (0.85%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.75%) Cloud Native
10 7 (0.75%) Social Media
11 6 (0.64%) SCADA
12 5 (0.53%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.43%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.43%) PlayStation
13 4 (0.43%) Video\Live Streaming
14 3 (0.32%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.32%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 77 (8.23%) Windows
2 13 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 12 (1.28%) Android
4 11 (1.18%) Linux
5 5 (0.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.32%) Unix
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (42.52%) MVC
3 233 (24.89%) Software Engineering
4 163 (17.41%) Scrum
5 148 (15.81%) TDD
6 122 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
7 99 (10.58%) Microservices
8 98 (10.47%) DevOps
9 97 (10.36%) Computer Science
10 93 (9.94%) SDLC
11 88 (9.40%) OO
12 82 (8.76%) OOP
13 72 (7.69%) Unit Testing
14 68 (7.26%) Test Automation
15 63 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
16 60 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (5.56%) BDD
17 52 (5.56%) SOLID
18 49 (5.24%) Web Development
19 48 (5.13%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 864 (92.31%) C#
2 549 (58.65%) JavaScript
3 485 (51.82%) SQL
4 118 (12.61%) VB.NET
5 114 (12.18%) T-SQL
6 68 (7.26%) TypeScript
7 57 (6.09%) Java
8 50 (5.34%) VB
9 48 (5.13%) Python
10 38 (4.06%) C++
11 24 (2.56%) VB6
12 22 (2.35%) F#
13 16 (1.71%) C
14 15 (1.60%) XAML
15 11 (1.18%) PHP
15 11 (1.18%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.96%) VBA
17 4 (0.43%) R
17 4 (0.43%) Ruby
17 4 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (11.54%) Degree
2 54 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.32%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.11%) CIW
9 1 (0.11%) MBCS
9 1 (0.11%) PhD
9 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.27%) QA
2 3 (0.32%) GxP
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 61 (6.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 43 (4.59%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.43%) Puppet
3 4 (0.43%) Rancher
4 3 (0.32%) Kibana
4 3 (0.32%) MIIS
5 2 (0.21%) Terraform
6 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 285 (30.45%) Microsoft
2 47 (5.02%) Oracle
3 36 (3.85%) SAP
4 29 (3.10%) Xamarin
5 14 (1.50%) IBM
6 10 (1.07%) Google
7 8 (0.85%) Axosoft
8 6 (0.64%) Tableau
9 5 (0.53%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.43%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.43%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.32%) New Relic
11 3 (0.32%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.21%) Splunk
12 2 (0.21%) Sun
12 2 (0.21%) Telerik
13 1 (0.11%) Charles River
13 1 (0.11%) Infragistics
13 1 (0.11%) TIBCO