Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 308 343
Rank change year-on-year +10 +35 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1,923 1,815 1,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.11% 1.07% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.11% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,792 1,759 1,854
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,125 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%

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 167,574 163,030 193,904
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.44% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,241 134,968 162,789
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 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 +20 1,821 £42,500 +6.25% 218
UK excluding London +12 1,608 £42,500 +6.25% 184
South East +34 693 £45,000 +12.50% 61
North of England -45 313 £40,000 +2.56% 45
London +70 292 £50,000 - 46
South West +28 204 £40,000 - 25
East of England +7 178 £47,500 +5.56% 16
North West -40 163 £42,500 +6.25% 31
Midlands -13 156 £38,000 -5.00% 25
Yorkshire -54 101 £40,000 +6.67% 9
East Midlands +17 86 £40,000 - 9
West Midlands -32 70 £35,000 -17.65% 16
North East -3 49 £33,500 -16.25% 5
Scotland -81 43 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Wales -17 13 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland -14 10 £31,500 -7.35% 6
Isle of Man - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1,923 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,860 (96.72%) C#
3 1,313 (68.28%) ASP.NET
4 1,203 (62.56%) SQL Server
5 1,200 (62.40%) MVC
6 1,115 (57.98%) JavaScript
7 997 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
8 951 (49.45%) HTML
9 847 (44.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 844 (43.89%) SQL
11 824 (42.85%) CSS
12 645 (33.54%) AngularJS
13 522 (27.15%) jQuery
14 517 (26.89%) Microsoft
15 513 (26.68%) .NET Framework
16 488 (25.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 456 (23.71%) Software Engineering
18 437 (22.72%) WCF
19 415 (21.58%) TDD
20 392 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
21 384 (19.97%) Scrum
22 337 (17.52%) Git (software)
23 329 (17.11%) Entity Framework
24 294 (15.29%) Web Services
25 290 (15.08%) Windows
26 289 (15.03%) OO
27 287 (14.92%) Finance
27 287 (14.92%) RESTful
28 282 (14.66%) WPF
29 271 (14.09%) HTML5

.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 70 (3.64%) IIS
2 50 (2.60%) CMS
3 41 (2.13%) Umbraco
4 36 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 15 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (0.52%) Confluence
8 9 (0.47%) Apache
9 8 (0.42%) JBoss
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.21%) Kentico
11 4 (0.21%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.16%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.16%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.16%) K2 blackpearl
12 3 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.10%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.83%) Chatbot
3 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.10%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 392 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (3.38%) SaaS
4 47 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 21 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 21 (1.09%) GitHub
6 20 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 19 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (0.73%) npm
9 11 (0.57%) Office 365
10 8 (0.42%) Serverless
11 6 (0.31%) PaaS
12 5 (0.26%) IaaS
13 4 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.10%) NuGet
16 1 (0.052%) Amazon Kinesis
16 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
16 1 (0.052%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.09%) SMS
2 13 (0.68%) HTTPS
3 11 (0.57%) Internet
4 9 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.31%) HTTP
6 5 (0.26%) Skype
6 5 (0.26%) VPN
7 3 (0.16%) SSL
8 2 (0.10%) Intranet
8 2 (0.10%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.10%) X.509
9 1 (0.052%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.052%) NAS
9 1 (0.052%) RFID
9 1 (0.052%) SAN
9 1 (0.052%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,203 (62.56%) SQL Server
2 214 (11.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 193 (10.04%) NoSQL
4 119 (6.19%) MongoDB
5 98 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 85 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 80 (4.16%) RavenDB
8 67 (3.48%) MySQL
9 56 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 55 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (2.44%) RDBMS
12 35 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
13 26 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (1.14%) Big Data
15 19 (0.99%) Oracle Database
16 17 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (0.73%) OLAP
18 10 (0.52%) MS Access
19 9 (0.47%) Blockchain
20 8 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 337 (17.52%) Git (software)
2 221 (11.49%) Visual Studio
3 181 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 121 (6.29%) NUnit
5 45 (2.34%) TeamCity
6 38 (1.98%) JIRA
7 37 (1.92%) Subversion
8 36 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 33 (1.72%) MSTest
10 31 (1.61%) Jenkins
11 24 (1.25%) Selenium
12 18 (0.94%) SpecFlow
13 17 (0.88%) webpack
14 13 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
15 12 (0.62%) Jasmine
16 11 (0.57%) Bitbucket
17 10 (0.52%) ReSharper
18 8 (0.42%) IntelliJ
18 8 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 7 (0.36%) Moq
General
1 287 (14.92%) Finance
2 164 (8.53%) Marketing
3 102 (5.30%) Retail
4 60 (3.12%) Electronics
5 56 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 54 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.51%) Banking
8 16 (0.83%) Legal
9 9 (0.47%) Law
10 8 (0.42%) Games
11 6 (0.31%) Advertising
12 5 (0.26%) Automotive
13 4 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.21%) Publishing
14 3 (0.16%) Back Office
14 3 (0.16%) Billing
14 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.10%) Front Office
16 1 (0.052%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.052%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,923 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,313 (68.28%) ASP.NET
3 951 (49.45%) HTML
4 847 (44.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 824 (42.85%) CSS
6 645 (33.54%) AngularJS
7 522 (27.15%) jQuery
8 513 (26.68%) .NET Framework
9 488 (25.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 437 (22.72%) WCF
11 329 (17.11%) Entity Framework
12 294 (15.29%) Web Services
13 287 (14.92%) RESTful
14 282 (14.66%) WPF
15 271 (14.09%) HTML5
16 265 (13.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 242 (12.58%) XML
18 222 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 217 (11.28%) WinForms
20 180 (9.36%) React
Miscellaneous
1 234 (12.17%) Greenfield Project
2 137 (7.12%) Computer Science
3 66 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (3.02%) User Experience
5 56 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 47 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
8 43 (2.24%) Fintech
9 27 (1.40%) N-Tier
10 24 (1.25%) Algorithms
11 20 (1.04%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.78%) Smartphone
13 10 (0.52%) e-Learning
14 8 (0.42%) Fat Client
14 8 (0.42%) Thin Client
15 6 (0.31%) Animation
15 6 (0.31%) EPoS
16 5 (0.26%) Internet of Things
17 4 (0.21%) Analytical Mindset
17 4 (0.21%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 290 (15.08%) Windows
2 32 (1.66%) Apple iOS
2 32 (1.66%) Windows Server
3 31 (1.61%) Android
4 15 (0.78%) Linux
4 15 (0.78%) Unix
5 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,200 (62.40%) MVC
2 997 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 456 (23.71%) Software Engineering
4 415 (21.58%) TDD
5 384 (19.97%) Scrum
6 289 (15.03%) OO
7 255 (13.26%) Web Application Development
8 248 (12.90%) BDD
9 219 (11.39%) Unit Testing
10 170 (8.84%) Web Development
11 165 (8.58%) Problem-Solving
12 144 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
13 143 (7.44%) SDLC
14 117 (6.08%) Test Automation
15 101 (5.25%) E-Commerce
16 98 (5.10%) Microservices
17 90 (4.68%) OOP
18 86 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
19 85 (4.42%) Mentoring
19 85 (4.42%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,860 (96.72%) C#
2 1,115 (57.98%) JavaScript
3 844 (43.89%) SQL
4 195 (10.14%) T-SQL
5 129 (6.71%) Ruby
6 126 (6.55%) Java
7 125 (6.50%) VB.NET
8 117 (6.08%) TypeScript
9 111 (5.77%) C++
10 56 (2.91%) VB
11 51 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.18%) Python
13 38 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 31 (1.61%) VBScript
15 22 (1.14%) F#
16 20 (1.04%) Scala
17 19 (0.99%) C
18 16 (0.83%) Perl
18 16 (0.83%) PHP
19 15 (0.78%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 192 (9.98%) Degree
2 95 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.62%) Sun Certification
5 7 (0.36%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.10%) MCSD
6 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.052%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.052%) CFA
7 1 (0.052%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.052%) MCPD
7 1 (0.052%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.35%) QA
2 4 (0.21%) GDPR
3 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.16%) SLA
4 2 (0.10%) MiFID
4 2 (0.10%) PMO
5 1 (0.052%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (2.70%) Docker
2 7 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.36%) Firmware
3 1 (0.052%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 23 (1.20%) Terraform
3 19 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 17 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.052%) Kibana
6 1 (0.052%) Rancher
Vendors
1 517 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 97 (5.04%) Oracle
3 63 (3.28%) Google
4 53 (2.76%) SAP
5 42 (2.18%) Xamarin
6 20 (1.04%) Capita
7 16 (0.83%) Sitecore
8 12 (0.62%) WorldPay
9 10 (0.52%) Telerik
9 10 (0.52%) TOWER Software
10 7 (0.36%) BMC
11 3 (0.16%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.10%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.10%) HP
12 2 (0.10%) New Relic
12 2 (0.10%) Pega
12 2 (0.10%) Syncfusion
13 1 (0.052%) F5
13 1 (0.052%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.052%) Splunk