Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 328 293
Rank change year-on-year +10 -35 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1,720 1,776 2,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 1.02% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.06% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,624 1,689 2,189
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,529 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +11.32% +3.90% -3.75%

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 157,885 166,786 183,863
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.95% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 127,253 133,641 154,192
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 £26,750
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% - +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +11 1,540 £45,000 +8.43% 247
UK excluding London +6 1,372 £44,529 +11.32% 224
South East +25 566 £45,000 +12.50% 64
London +51 282 £53,750 +7.50% 39
North of England -23 274 £42,500 +6.25% 43
North West -29 161 £45,000 +12.50% 28
Midlands 0 152 £40,000 +2.56% 48
South West +20 149 £39,000 +4.00% 30
East of England -13 123 £52,500 +10.53% 23
East Midlands +32 81 £40,000 - 24
Yorkshire -5 81 £40,000 - 14
West Midlands -39 71 £40,000 +6.67% 24
Scotland -2 65 £45,000 +12.50% 8
North East -11 32 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Northern Ireland +24 29 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Wales -15 13 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Isle of Man - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 1,720 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,658 (96.40%) C#
3 1,052 (61.16%) ASP.NET
4 1,006 (58.49%) JavaScript
5 980 (56.98%) SQL Server
6 963 (55.99%) MVC
7 896 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
8 841 (48.90%) HTML
9 790 (45.93%) SQL
10 725 (42.15%) CSS
11 641 (37.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 507 (29.48%) Microsoft
13 503 (29.24%) AngularJS
14 460 (26.74%) ASP.NET Web API
15 451 (26.22%) .NET Framework
16 433 (25.17%) TDD
17 411 (23.90%) jQuery
18 383 (22.27%) Scrum
19 332 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
20 331 (19.24%) Git (software)
21 315 (18.31%) Software Engineering
22 297 (17.27%) Finance
23 258 (15.00%) OO
24 248 (14.42%) Web Services
24 248 (14.42%) WCF
25 246 (14.30%) Entity Framework
26 245 (14.24%) HTML5
27 237 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
28 231 (13.43%) Degree
29 229 (13.31%) 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 89 (5.17%) IIS
2 27 (1.57%) CMS
3 25 (1.45%) Umbraco
4 19 (1.10%) Confluence
5 17 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 17 (0.99%) NServiceBus
6 16 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (0.64%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.17%) Alfresco
9 3 (0.17%) Apache
9 3 (0.17%) Kentico
9 3 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.12%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.12%) WordPress
11 1 (0.058%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.058%) nginx
11 1 (0.058%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (0.64%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.23%) Maya
2 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.17%) Actimize
3 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.058%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 332 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 145 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.21%) SaaS
4 21 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (1.10%) PaaS
6 17 (0.99%) Serverless
7 12 (0.70%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.70%) GitHub
7 12 (0.70%) npm
8 10 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.23%) IaaS
11 3 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.17%) NuGet
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.12%) AWS CodePipeline
12 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.058%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.74%) HTTP
2 12 (0.70%) Intranet
3 7 (0.41%) Internet
4 6 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.23%) SMS
6 3 (0.17%) DNS
6 3 (0.17%) NAS
6 3 (0.17%) SAN
7 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.12%) IMAP
7 2 (0.12%) SMTP
7 2 (0.12%) X.509
8 1 (0.058%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.058%) DHCP
8 1 (0.058%) RFID
8 1 (0.058%) SSL
8 1 (0.058%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 980 (56.98%) SQL Server
2 109 (6.34%) NoSQL
3 92 (5.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 64 (3.72%) Relational Database
5 63 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 60 (3.49%) MySQL
7 35 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (1.86%) RDBMS
10 27 (1.57%) RavenDB
10 27 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
11 26 (1.51%) Big Data
12 20 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (0.64%) CouchDB
14 11 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (0.58%) Blockchain
16 9 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 331 (19.24%) Git (software)
2 212 (12.33%) Visual Studio
3 211 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 154 (8.95%) NUnit
5 76 (4.42%) TeamCity
6 56 (3.26%) JIRA
7 54 (3.14%) SpecFlow
8 44 (2.56%) Jenkins
9 32 (1.86%) Selenium
10 30 (1.74%) MSTest
11 29 (1.69%) Cucumber
12 28 (1.63%) Subversion
13 25 (1.45%) Jasmine
13 25 (1.45%) Moq
14 24 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
15 20 (1.16%) Bitbucket
16 19 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
17 15 (0.87%) ReSharper
18 14 (0.81%) Log4Net
19 13 (0.76%) InstallShield
General
1 297 (17.27%) Finance
2 129 (7.50%) Marketing
3 90 (5.23%) Retail
4 75 (4.36%) Manufacturing
5 66 (3.84%) Electronics
6 61 (3.55%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.69%) Games
8 26 (1.51%) Banking
9 17 (0.99%) Legal
10 16 (0.93%) Automotive
11 14 (0.81%) Advertising
12 5 (0.29%) Back Office
12 5 (0.29%) Law
13 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.12%) Billing
15 1 (0.058%) Front Office
15 1 (0.058%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,720 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,052 (61.16%) ASP.NET
3 841 (48.90%) HTML
4 725 (42.15%) CSS
5 641 (37.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 503 (29.24%) AngularJS
7 460 (26.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 451 (26.22%) .NET Framework
9 411 (23.90%) jQuery
10 248 (14.42%) WCF
10 248 (14.42%) Web Services
11 246 (14.30%) Entity Framework
12 245 (14.24%) HTML5
13 192 (11.16%) XML
14 186 (10.81%) WPF
15 164 (9.53%) WinForms
16 163 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 162 (9.42%) RESTful
18 155 (9.01%) .NET Core
19 140 (8.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 174 (10.12%) Greenfield Project
2 121 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 86 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 70 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (3.90%) User Experience
6 52 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 39 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
8 31 (1.80%) Fintech
9 21 (1.22%) Reinsurance
10 17 (0.99%) Algorithms
10 17 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 16 (0.93%) Augmented Reality
12 14 (0.81%) Over-the-Top Content
12 14 (0.81%) Video on Demand
13 11 (0.64%) EPoS
14 8 (0.47%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.47%) Fat Client
14 8 (0.47%) Online Banking
14 8 (0.47%) Thin Client
15 7 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 203 (11.80%) Windows
2 63 (3.66%) Android
3 52 (3.02%) Apple iOS
4 17 (0.99%) Windows Server
5 15 (0.87%) Unix
6 13 (0.76%) Linux
7 5 (0.29%) VMS
8 3 (0.17%) OpenVMS
9 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.058%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.058%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 963 (55.99%) MVC
2 896 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
3 433 (25.17%) TDD
4 383 (22.27%) Scrum
5 315 (18.31%) Software Engineering
6 258 (15.00%) OO
7 237 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
8 212 (12.33%) Unit Testing
9 172 (10.00%) BDD
10 149 (8.66%) Test Automation
11 140 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
12 136 (7.91%) Microservices
13 132 (7.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 130 (7.56%) Web Development
15 127 (7.38%) SDLC
16 122 (7.09%) SOLID
17 121 (7.03%) E-Commerce
18 107 (6.22%) User Stories
19 101 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
19 101 (5.87%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,658 (96.40%) C#
2 1,006 (58.49%) JavaScript
3 790 (45.93%) SQL
4 229 (13.31%) T-SQL
5 190 (11.05%) Java
6 148 (8.60%) VB.NET
7 84 (4.88%) TypeScript
8 80 (4.65%) C++
9 55 (3.20%) Ruby
10 51 (2.97%) PowerShell
11 44 (2.56%) Python
12 38 (2.21%) Scala
13 32 (1.86%) PHP
14 30 (1.74%) PL/SQL
15 21 (1.22%) F#
15 21 (1.22%) VB
16 18 (1.05%) VBScript
17 16 (0.93%) C
18 15 (0.87%) Perl
19 14 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 231 (13.43%) Degree
2 105 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.12%) CISSP
7 2 (0.12%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.12%) MCSE
8 1 (0.058%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.67%) QA
2 9 (0.52%) GDPR
3 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.058%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.058%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.058%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.058%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.74%) Docker
3 7 (0.41%) Firmware
4 1 (0.058%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.52%) Terraform
4 4 (0.23%) cPanel
5 3 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.17%) Istio
5 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.058%) SCCM
Vendors
1 507 (29.48%) Microsoft
2 102 (5.93%) Oracle
3 64 (3.72%) SAP
4 60 (3.49%) Xamarin
5 26 (1.51%) Google
6 20 (1.16%) Telerik
7 14 (0.81%) New Relic
8 10 (0.58%) VMware
9 8 (0.47%) DevExpress
10 7 (0.41%) Sencha
11 5 (0.29%) Syncfusion
12 4 (0.23%) Sony
12 4 (0.23%) Thunderhead
13 3 (0.17%) Cisco
13 3 (0.17%) Dell
13 3 (0.17%) EMC
13 3 (0.17%) NetApp
13 3 (0.17%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.17%) Sybase
13 3 (0.17%) TOWER Software