Period
to 23 September 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 367 393 325
Rank change year-on-year +26 -68 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 379 1,088 1,727
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.78% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.81% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 379 1,041 1,696
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 46,861 134,077 158,753
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 95.77% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38,279 106,766 127,890
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Software Developer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Software Developer over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

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 23 September 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 +40 343 £45,000 +5.88% 87
UK excluding London +40 311 £45,000 +12.50% 72
South East +64 122 £45,000 +5.88% 9
North of England +107 91 £45,000 +12.50% 23
North West +109 57 £45,000 +12.50% 14
London +143 50 £70,000 +27.27% 20
Work from Home +51 48 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Midlands +82 42 £45,000 +12.50% 17
West Midlands +65 31 £45,000 +12.50% 11
East of England +86 24 £50,000 +17.65% 10
Yorkshire +99 22 £45,000 +20.00% 7
South West +74 12 £36,826 -13.35% 8
North East +12 12 £43,000 -9.47% 2
East Midlands +68 11 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Northern Ireland +20 9 - -
Wales +33 8 £46,250 +0.54% 4
Scotland +39 3 £40,000 +16.53% 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 379 (100.00%) .NET
2 367 (96.83%) C#
3 219 (57.78%) ASP.NET
4 211 (55.67%) JavaScript
5 192 (50.66%) MVC
6 175 (46.17%) SQL Server
7 165 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
8 152 (40.11%) .NET Core
9 138 (36.41%) SQL
10 137 (36.15%) AngularJS
11 135 (35.62%) Azure
12 130 (34.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 117 (30.87%) HTML
14 113 (29.82%) CSS
15 93 (24.54%) TDD
16 89 (23.48%) .NET Framework
17 85 (22.43%) Microsoft
18 82 (21.64%) Greenfield Project
19 81 (21.37%) React
20 76 (20.05%) DevOps
21 70 (18.47%) ASP.NET Web API
22 67 (17.68%) Software Engineering
23 61 (16.09%) AWS
24 60 (15.83%) Scrum
25 59 (15.57%) Finance
26 49 (12.93%) BDD
27 48 (12.66%) jQuery
27 48 (12.66%) WCF
28 45 (11.87%) Entity Framework
29 41 (10.82%) 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 11 (2.90%) IIS
2 6 (1.58%) Kentico
3 5 (1.32%) CMS
4 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.53%) Confluence
5 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 135 (35.62%) Azure
2 61 (16.09%) AWS
3 24 (6.33%) SaaS
4 12 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.90%) GCP
6 10 (2.64%) GitHub
7 7 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.53%) Asana
8 2 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.53%) Office 365
8 2 (0.53%) Serverless
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.37%) Internet
2 3 (0.79%) Skype
3 1 (0.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (46.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.54%) NoSQL
3 15 (3.96%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.64%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.11%) MySQL
5 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.85%) Redis
7 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.79%) Big Data
10 2 (0.53%) ActiveReports
10 2 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (8.18%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.86%) Git (software)
3 22 (5.80%) Selenium
4 15 (3.96%) NUnit
5 13 (3.43%) JIRA
6 10 (2.64%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.37%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.11%) Moq
8 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (1.85%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.58%) MSBuild
10 6 (1.58%) Subversion
11 4 (1.06%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.06%) MSTest
12 3 (0.79%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.53%) JMeter
13 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.53%) WebSurge
General
1 59 (15.57%) Finance
2 24 (6.33%) Marketing
3 16 (4.22%) Front Office
3 16 (4.22%) Public Sector
4 13 (3.43%) Electronics
5 11 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.11%) Games
8 3 (0.79%) Law
9 2 (0.53%) Automotive
9 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.53%) Retail
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (100.00%) .NET
2 219 (57.78%) ASP.NET
3 152 (40.11%) .NET Core
4 137 (36.15%) AngularJS
5 130 (34.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 117 (30.87%) HTML
7 113 (29.82%) CSS
8 89 (23.48%) .NET Framework
9 81 (21.37%) React
10 70 (18.47%) ASP.NET Web API
11 48 (12.66%) jQuery
11 48 (12.66%) WCF
12 45 (11.87%) Entity Framework
13 36 (9.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 35 (9.23%) Web Services
15 32 (8.44%) REST
16 30 (7.92%) RESTful
17 29 (7.65%) Vue.js
18 26 (6.86%) JSON
19 25 (6.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (21.64%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (4.75%) User Experience
3 11 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (2.90%) Hedge funds
4 10 (2.64%) Derivative
4 10 (2.64%) Equities
4 10 (2.64%) Fixed Income
4 10 (2.64%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (0.79%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.26%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.26%) NHS
8 1 (0.26%) Robotics
8 1 (0.26%) Social Media
8 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.85%) Apple iOS
1 7 (1.85%) Windows
2 5 (1.32%) Android
3 4 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (50.66%) MVC
2 165 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (24.54%) TDD
4 76 (20.05%) DevOps
5 67 (17.68%) Software Engineering
6 60 (15.83%) Scrum
7 49 (12.93%) BDD
8 41 (10.82%) Microservices
9 39 (10.29%) Mentoring
10 34 (8.97%) Test Automation
11 29 (7.65%) Unit Testing
12 28 (7.39%) Web Development
13 27 (7.12%) Fintech
14 25 (6.60%) OOP
14 25 (6.60%) SDLC
15 24 (6.33%) Artificial Intelligence
15 24 (6.33%) SOLID
16 23 (6.07%) OO
17 21 (5.54%) Problem-Solving
18 18 (4.75%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 367 (96.83%) C#
2 211 (55.67%) JavaScript
3 138 (36.41%) SQL
4 32 (8.44%) T-SQL
5 28 (7.39%) VB.NET
6 26 (6.86%) Python
7 21 (5.54%) Java
8 20 (5.28%) TypeScript
9 9 (2.37%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.11%) C++
11 7 (1.85%) Ruby
12 6 (1.58%) F#
13 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.79%) ES6
14 3 (0.79%) Scala
14 3 (0.79%) VB
15 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.53%) C
15 2 (0.53%) XPath
16 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (8.44%) Degree
2 15 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.01%) QA
2 4 (1.06%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.06%) GDPR
3 1 (0.26%) PSD2
System Software
1 24 (6.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (4.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.26%) MIIS
2 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.07%) Xamarin
3 13 (3.43%) IBM
4 10 (2.64%) SAP
5 6 (1.58%) Google
6 3 (0.79%) Oracle
7 2 (0.53%) Sybase
8 1 (0.26%) Apple
8 1 (0.26%) GoCardless
8 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.26%) Sitecore