Period
to 20 July 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 July 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 354 301 315
Rank change year-on-year -53 +14 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1,285 1,952 1,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 1.11% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.16% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,211 1,830 1,825
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 139,993 168,483 170,587
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.23% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 111,792 136,362 139,131
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 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 -67 1,125 £42,500 -5.56% 187
UK excluding London -47 1,015 £40,000 -5.88% 168
South East -66 375 £42,500 -5.56% 39
North of England -20 235 £40,000 - 45
London -41 208 £55,000 +10.00% 30
Midlands -1 137 £40,000 - 43
North West -19 108 £40,000 -5.88% 24
West Midlands +27 98 £40,000 +5.26% 20
Yorkshire +12 93 £40,000 - 20
East of England +14 87 £42,500 -15.00% 12
South West -92 83 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Scotland +32 68 £35,000 -15.15% 1
East Midlands -33 39 £40,000 - 23
North East 0 34 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Wales +15 18 £45,500 +30.00% 5
Northern Ireland -24 11 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Isle of Man +4 3 - -

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 1,285 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,243 (96.73%) C#
3 727 (56.58%) ASP.NET
4 708 (55.10%) SQL
5 692 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 674 (52.45%) SQL Server
7 670 (52.14%) MVC
8 576 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
9 439 (34.16%) HTML
10 392 (30.51%) CSS
11 369 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 360 (28.02%) Microsoft
13 358 (27.86%) AngularJS
14 344 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
15 298 (23.19%) Software Engineering
16 254 (19.77%) jQuery
17 246 (19.14%) ASP.NET Web API
18 245 (19.07%) Scrum
19 235 (18.29%) Degree
20 231 (17.98%) .NET Framework
21 227 (17.67%) .NET Core
22 214 (16.65%) TDD
23 201 (15.64%) SDLC
24 193 (15.02%) Finance
25 176 (13.70%) OO
26 169 (13.15%) Web Services
27 167 (13.00%) Git (software)
28 161 (12.53%) Windows
29 155 (12.06%) T-SQL
30 153 (11.91%) WCF

.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 47 (3.66%) IIS
2 25 (1.95%) CMS
3 22 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
5 20 (1.56%) NServiceBus
6 19 (1.48%) Umbraco
7 11 (0.86%) Kentico
7 11 (0.86%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.23%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.16%) Confluence
9 2 (0.16%) Drupal
9 2 (0.16%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.16%) WordPress
10 1 (0.078%) Apache
10 1 (0.078%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.078%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.078%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.16%) HipChat
3 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.70%) Front Arena
2 9 (0.70%) Markit EDM
2 9 (0.70%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.078%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.078%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 344 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.88%) SaaS
4 28 (2.18%) Serverless
5 12 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (0.93%) GitHub
6 9 (0.70%) Azure Functions
6 9 (0.70%) PaaS
7 8 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (0.54%) IaaS
8 7 (0.54%) Office 365
9 6 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.47%) Power Platform
10 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.16%) NuGet
12 1 (0.078%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.71%) Internet
2 15 (1.17%) HTTP
3 5 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.16%) Intranet
5 1 (0.078%) LAN
5 1 (0.078%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 674 (52.45%) SQL Server
2 93 (7.24%) Relational Database
3 56 (4.36%) NoSQL
4 54 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (3.97%) MongoDB
6 41 (3.19%) MySQL
7 29 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 15 (1.17%) Big Data
10 15 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.09%) RDBMS
12 12 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (0.86%) SQLite
14 10 (0.78%) OLAP
14 10 (0.78%) Redis
15 8 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 167 (13.00%) Git (software)
2 136 (10.58%) Visual Studio
3 110 (8.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 86 (6.69%) NUnit
5 72 (5.60%) TeamCity
6 53 (4.12%) Octopus Deploy
7 28 (2.18%) Jenkins
7 28 (2.18%) SpecFlow
8 24 (1.87%) Moq
9 21 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
10 18 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 17 (1.32%) JIRA
12 16 (1.25%) Bitbucket Server
12 16 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 15 (1.17%) Selenium
14 14 (1.09%) MSTest
15 10 (0.78%) Eclipse
16 7 (0.54%) Subversion
17 5 (0.39%) Visual Studio Coded UI
17 5 (0.39%) webpack
General
1 193 (15.02%) Finance
2 72 (5.60%) Marketing
3 38 (2.96%) Manufacturing
3 38 (2.96%) Retail
4 32 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.18%) Banking
6 25 (1.95%) Electronics
7 22 (1.71%) Front Office
8 13 (1.01%) Aerospace
8 13 (1.01%) French Language
9 9 (0.70%) Dutch Language
9 9 (0.70%) German Language
9 9 (0.70%) Italian Language
9 9 (0.70%) Spanish Language
10 8 (0.62%) Automotive
10 8 (0.62%) Law
11 6 (0.47%) Games
12 5 (0.39%) Advertising
12 5 (0.39%) Legal
13 4 (0.31%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,285 (100.00%) .NET
2 727 (56.58%) ASP.NET
3 439 (34.16%) HTML
4 392 (30.51%) CSS
5 369 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 358 (27.86%) AngularJS
7 254 (19.77%) jQuery
8 246 (19.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 231 (17.98%) .NET Framework
10 227 (17.67%) .NET Core
11 169 (13.15%) Web Services
12 153 (11.91%) WCF
13 147 (11.44%) React
14 146 (11.36%) XML
15 118 (9.18%) Entity Framework
16 111 (8.64%) WPF
17 110 (8.56%) HTML5
18 97 (7.55%) RESTful
19 91 (7.08%) REST
20 86 (6.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 121 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (4.05%) User Experience
3 47 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 41 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (2.18%) Driving Licence
6 27 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
8 24 (1.87%) Algorithms
8 24 (1.87%) Hedge funds
9 21 (1.63%) Derivative
9 21 (1.63%) Equities
9 21 (1.63%) Fixed Income
9 21 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (1.56%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.09%) Robotics
12 10 (0.78%) Cloud Native
12 10 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
12 10 (0.78%) NHS
12 10 (0.78%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 161 (12.53%) Windows
2 54 (4.20%) Android
3 47 (3.66%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.87%) Windows Server
5 17 (1.32%) Linux
6 10 (0.78%) VxWorks
7 8 (0.62%) Unix
8 1 (0.078%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.078%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.078%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.078%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.078%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.078%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (52.14%) MVC
2 576 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
3 298 (23.19%) Software Engineering
4 245 (19.07%) Scrum
5 214 (16.65%) TDD
6 201 (15.64%) SDLC
7 176 (13.70%) OO
8 131 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
9 127 (9.88%) Unit Testing
10 125 (9.73%) Computer Science
11 117 (9.11%) DevOps
12 116 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
13 108 (8.40%) Microservices
14 106 (8.25%) Web Development
15 98 (7.63%) OOP
16 96 (7.47%) Test Automation
17 90 (7.00%) Mentoring
18 68 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
19 62 (4.82%) E-Commerce
20 61 (4.75%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,243 (96.73%) C#
2 708 (55.10%) SQL
3 692 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 155 (12.06%) T-SQL
5 138 (10.74%) VB.NET
6 79 (6.15%) C++
7 78 (6.07%) Java
8 69 (5.37%) TypeScript
9 66 (5.14%) PowerShell
10 59 (4.59%) Python
11 56 (4.36%) VB
12 41 (3.19%) VB6
13 35 (2.72%) PL/SQL
14 32 (2.49%) PHP
15 29 (2.26%) C
16 15 (1.17%) R
17 9 (0.70%) XAML
18 7 (0.54%) Objective-C
19 6 (0.47%) VBA
20 4 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 235 (18.29%) Degree
2 66 (5.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
5 13 (1.01%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.70%) MCAD
6 9 (0.70%) MCSD
6 9 (0.70%) MCTS
7 6 (0.47%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.078%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.078%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.078%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.72%) QA
2 5 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (0.31%) WAI
4 2 (0.16%) HL7
4 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.078%) PMO
5 1 (0.078%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (5.14%) Docker
2 18 (1.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (2.02%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.01%) Terraform
3 9 (0.70%) Kibana
3 9 (0.70%) logstash
3 9 (0.70%) Rancher
4 5 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.078%) Grafana
6 1 (0.078%) Graphite
Vendors
1 360 (28.02%) Microsoft
2 78 (6.07%) Oracle
3 57 (4.44%) Xamarin
4 27 (2.10%) SAP
5 23 (1.79%) Google
6 9 (0.70%) Calypso
6 9 (0.70%) Charles River
6 9 (0.70%) SimCorp
7 6 (0.47%) IBM
8 5 (0.39%) Blue Prism
8 5 (0.39%) DevExpress
8 5 (0.39%) Telerik
9 4 (0.31%) Apple
9 4 (0.31%) Axosoft
10 3 (0.23%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.23%) OutSystems
10 3 (0.23%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.16%) Databricks
11 2 (0.16%) Tableau
11 2 (0.16%) UiPath