Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 292 324
Rank change year-on-year -15 +32 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1874 2169 2178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.15% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.19% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2129 2066
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% - +5.48%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

.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 21 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -25 1733 £42,500 +6.25% 129
UK excluding London -8 1534 £40,000 +3.90% 116
South East +14 584 £41,500 +3.75% 34
North of England -50 377 £40,000 +6.67% 41
London -42 293 £52,500 +5.00% 16
North West -42 221 £40,000 +6.67% 25
Midlands -19 175 £38,000 +1.33% 18
East of England +41 164 £47,500 +18.75% 12
South West +35 142 £39,250 +4.67% 8
West Midlands +15 125 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Yorkshire -72 108 £40,000 +5.26% 15
East Midlands -23 52 £40,000 - 12
North East +12 48 £33,250 -14.74% 1
Scotland 0 47 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Wales 0 38 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Northern Ireland -19 9 £31,500 -5.26%

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, .NET Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Software Developer in the job title.

1 1874 (100.00%) .NET
2 1814 (96.80%) C#
3 1385 (73.91%) ASP.NET
4 1214 (64.78%) MVC
5 1168 (62.33%) SQL Server
6 1106 (59.02%) JavaScript
7 1031 (55.02%) Agile Software Development
8 907 (48.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 866 (46.21%) HTML
9 866 (46.21%) SQL
10 788 (42.05%) CSS
11 512 (27.32%) AngularJS
12 504 (26.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 492 (26.25%) jQuery
14 466 (24.87%) Microsoft
15 462 (24.65%) Software Engineering
16 444 (23.69%) .NET Framework
17 443 (23.64%) WCF
18 434 (23.16%) TDD
19 425 (22.68%) Scrum
20 366 (19.53%) Web Services
21 353 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
22 306 (16.33%) OO
23 276 (14.73%) VB.NET
24 275 (14.67%) HTML5
24 275 (14.67%) Degree
25 274 (14.62%) Finance
26 267 (14.25%) Git (software)
27 241 (12.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 241 (12.86%) Entity Framework

.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 98 (5.23%) IIS
2 41 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.12%) CMS
4 16 (0.85%) Umbraco
5 15 (0.80%) NServiceBus
6 11 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.43%) Confluence
8 7 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.32%) Kentico
10 4 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (0.16%) Apache
11 3 (0.16%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.11%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.11%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.053%) Drupal
13 1 (0.053%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.053%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (0.32%) Magento
4 1 (0.053%) iTrent
4 1 (0.053%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.053%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.053%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.053%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 353 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (4.91%) SaaS
4 22 (1.17%) GitHub
5 15 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (0.69%) PaaS
7 12 (0.64%) IaaS
8 10 (0.53%) Office 365
9 9 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.43%) npm
11 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 5 (0.27%) Force.com
12 4 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.11%) Slack
15 1 (0.053%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.81%) HTTP
2 30 (1.60%) Internet
3 25 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 19 (1.01%) SMS
5 17 (0.91%) HTTPS
6 13 (0.69%) Intranet
7 11 (0.59%) DNS
8 9 (0.48%) SSL
9 7 (0.37%) RFID
10 4 (0.21%) ATM
10 4 (0.21%) Skype
11 3 (0.16%) RIP
11 3 (0.16%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.11%) AMQP
12 2 (0.11%) LDAP
12 2 (0.11%) PPP
13 1 (0.053%) Extranet
13 1 (0.053%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1168 (62.33%) SQL Server
2 173 (9.23%) NoSQL
3 132 (7.04%) SQL Server 2016
4 105 (5.60%) Relational Database
5 103 (5.50%) MongoDB
6 94 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 70 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 59 (3.15%) MySQL
8 59 (3.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 47 (2.51%) RavenDB
10 41 (2.19%) RDBMS
11 40 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
13 32 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
14 18 (0.96%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.85%) Redis
16 15 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
17 14 (0.75%) Power BI
17 14 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 267 (14.25%) Git (software)
2 236 (12.59%) Visual Studio
3 221 (11.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 159 (8.48%) NUnit
5 76 (4.06%) Subversion
6 56 (2.99%) Moq
7 53 (2.83%) Jenkins
8 49 (2.61%) TeamCity
9 46 (2.45%) JIRA
10 31 (1.65%) MSTest
11 30 (1.60%) MSBuild
12 13 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (0.64%) Mercurial
13 12 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
14 11 (0.59%) Bitbucket
14 11 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (0.53%) Selenium
15 10 (0.53%) SpecFlow
16 9 (0.48%) JSUnit
17 7 (0.37%) webpack
General
1 274 (14.62%) Finance
2 112 (5.98%) Marketing
3 84 (4.48%) Retail
4 57 (3.04%) Telecoms
5 56 (2.99%) Electronics
6 55 (2.93%) Banking
7 42 (2.24%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.23%) Advertising
9 20 (1.07%) Back Office
10 16 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 14 (0.75%) Games
12 12 (0.64%) Automotive
12 12 (0.64%) Legal
13 7 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.27%) Law
15 4 (0.21%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.16%) Military
17 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.11%) Publishing
18 1 (0.053%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1874 (100.00%) .NET
2 1385 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 907 (48.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 866 (46.21%) HTML
5 788 (42.05%) CSS
6 512 (27.32%) AngularJS
7 504 (26.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 492 (26.25%) jQuery
9 444 (23.69%) .NET Framework
10 443 (23.64%) WCF
11 366 (19.53%) Web Services
12 275 (14.67%) HTML5
13 241 (12.86%) Entity Framework
13 241 (12.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 241 (12.86%) XML
14 202 (10.78%) WPF
15 180 (9.61%) RESTful
16 171 (9.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 168 (8.96%) Ajax
18 157 (8.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 181 (9.66%) Greenfield Project
2 143 (7.63%) Computer Science
3 90 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
4 87 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (4.16%) Fintech
6 45 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 44 (2.35%) N-Tier
8 40 (2.13%) User Experience
9 29 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 28 (1.49%) Algorithms
11 13 (0.69%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.37%) Internet of Things
12 7 (0.37%) iPad
12 7 (0.37%) Smartcard
13 6 (0.32%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.32%) W3C
14 5 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.27%) Reinsurance
14 5 (0.27%) Video\Live Streaming
15 4 (0.21%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 196 (10.46%) Windows
2 59 (3.15%) Apple iOS
3 55 (2.93%) Android
4 22 (1.17%) Linux
5 16 (0.85%) Windows 10
5 16 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 13 (0.69%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.48%) Unix
8 3 (0.16%) Solaris
9 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.053%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1214 (64.78%) MVC
2 1031 (55.02%) Agile Software Development
3 462 (24.65%) Software Engineering
4 434 (23.16%) TDD
5 425 (22.68%) Scrum
6 306 (16.33%) OO
7 221 (11.79%) Unit Testing
8 196 (10.46%) BDD
9 192 (10.25%) Web Development
10 180 (9.61%) SDLC
10 180 (9.61%) Web Application Development
11 135 (7.20%) SOLID
12 130 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
13 124 (6.62%) Test Automation
14 96 (5.12%) Waterfall
15 95 (5.07%) OOP
16 92 (4.91%) Mentoring
17 87 (4.64%) Microservices
18 78 (4.16%) E-Commerce
19 77 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1814 (96.80%) C#
2 1106 (59.02%) JavaScript
3 866 (46.21%) SQL
4 276 (14.73%) VB.NET
5 201 (10.73%) T-SQL
6 108 (5.76%) Ruby
7 105 (5.60%) C++
8 86 (4.59%) Java
9 51 (2.72%) Python
9 51 (2.72%) VB
10 46 (2.45%) TypeScript
11 40 (2.13%) PHP
12 39 (2.08%) PL/SQL
13 29 (1.55%) C
14 23 (1.23%) F#
14 23 (1.23%) Perl
15 19 (1.01%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.01%) VBA
16 17 (0.91%) ES6
17 16 (0.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 275 (14.67%) Degree
2 68 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (1.01%) MCSD
5 9 (0.48%) MCAD
5 9 (0.48%) MCTS
6 8 (0.43%) GNVQ
6 8 (0.43%) HND
7 5 (0.27%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.21%) MCP
8 4 (0.21%) PhD
9 3 (0.16%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.11%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.11%) MCPD
11 1 (0.053%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.36%) QA
2 19 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.85%) SEPA
4 9 (0.48%) PMO
5 4 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.11%) GAMP
6 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.053%) HL7
7 1 (0.053%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (2.19%) Docker
2 11 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.053%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (0.85%) Opsview
2 15 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
3 8 (0.43%) Terraform
4 7 (0.37%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.053%) Ansible
7 1 (0.053%) Grafana
7 1 (0.053%) Graphite
7 1 (0.053%) Nagios
7 1 (0.053%) Puppet
Vendors
1 466 (24.87%) Microsoft
2 107 (5.71%) Oracle
3 61 (3.26%) Xamarin
4 42 (2.24%) Google
5 39 (2.08%) SAP
6 17 (0.91%) Splunk
7 14 (0.75%) Sitecore
8 11 (0.59%) Telerik
9 10 (0.53%) Tableau
10 9 (0.48%) DevExpress
10 9 (0.48%) HP
11 7 (0.37%) Adobe
11 7 (0.37%) Apple
11 7 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.32%) Twitter
13 5 (0.27%) Capita
13 5 (0.27%) Castleton
13 5 (0.27%) Sybase
14 3 (0.16%) Citrix
14 3 (0.16%) VMware