Period
to 12 May 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 May 2021.

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
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 361 367 357
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 724 789 1,325
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.82% 0.80% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.84% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 669 713 1,241
10th Percentile £33,287 £30,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,125 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £64,800 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 82,213 93,949 139,629
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.75% 95.32% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63,418 76,325 112,066
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

.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 12 May 2021.

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 12 May 2021. 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 +46 688 £47,500 +5.56% 120
UK excluding London -20 504 £45,000 +5.88% 99
South East +17 210 £50,000 +17.65% 22
London +152 204 £75,000 +7.14% 32
Work from Home -81 151 £42,500 -10.53% 46
North of England -27 83 £40,250 -10.56% 18
Midlands +18 78 £40,000 - 26
South West -25 72 £45,000 +7.14% 9
East Midlands +11 45 £37,500 -6.25% 18
East of England +7 39 £45,000 -10.00% 13
North West -13 35 £45,000 - 14
West Midlands -1 33 £42,500 +6.25% 8
North East +23 24 £41,500 +32.80% 1
Yorkshire -19 24 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Scotland -30 17 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Northern Ireland +1 4 £45,000 +33.33% 3
Wales -3 3 £41,000 -2.79% 1

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

For the 6 months to 12 May 2021, .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.

1 724 (100.00%) .NET
2 666 (91.99%) C#
3 494 (68.23%) JavaScript
4 448 (61.88%) .NET Core
5 376 (51.93%) Agile Software Development
6 342 (47.24%) SQL
7 307 (42.40%) ASP.NET
8 295 (40.75%) Azure
9 265 (36.60%) React
10 255 (35.22%) SQL Server
11 246 (33.98%) HTML
12 240 (33.15%) CSS
13 235 (32.46%) AngularJS
14 224 (30.94%) MVC
15 216 (29.83%) Microservices
16 191 (26.38%) Software Engineering
17 178 (24.59%) Microsoft
18 170 (23.48%) Finance
19 168 (23.20%) .NET Framework
20 166 (22.93%) Vue.js
21 161 (22.24%) Greenfield Project
22 154 (21.27%) ASP.NET Web API
23 143 (19.75%) Web Services
24 136 (18.78%) DevOps
25 130 (17.96%) AWS
26 126 (17.40%) ASP.NET Core
27 119 (16.44%) TDD
28 111 (15.33%) Fintech
29 110 (15.19%) Front Office
30 109 (15.06%) Scrum

.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 37 (5.11%) Apache Spark
2 14 (1.93%) CMS
3 13 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.38%) IIS
5 8 (1.10%) Umbraco
6 7 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.55%) Apache
7 4 (0.55%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.55%) nginx
8 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.14%) Confluence
8 1 (0.14%) Kentico
8 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 295 (40.75%) Azure
2 130 (17.96%) AWS
3 35 (4.83%) Azure Service Bus
4 17 (2.35%) Azure App Service
5 16 (2.21%) SaaS
6 12 (1.66%) Azure Functions
6 12 (1.66%) Serverless
7 10 (1.38%) PaaS
8 9 (1.24%) GitHub
9 8 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.83%) Azure Event Grid
10 6 (0.83%) Azure Logic Apps
10 6 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.69%) Azure Storage
11 5 (0.69%) IaaS
11 5 (0.69%) Power Platform
12 4 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.55%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.97%) Skype
2 3 (0.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (35.22%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.01%) NoSQL
3 28 (3.87%) Azure SQL Database
4 18 (2.49%) SQLPlus
5 17 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 16 (2.21%) MySQL
7 10 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.97%) QlikView
10 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.69%) Power BI
11 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.41%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.41%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (0.28%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 43 (5.94%) Git (software)
2 34 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 34 (4.70%) Selenium
3 28 (3.87%) TeamCity
4 21 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 21 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
5 18 (2.49%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.10%) JSUnit
7 8 (1.10%) NUnit
8 7 (0.97%) JIRA
9 5 (0.69%) MSTest
10 4 (0.55%) Moq
10 4 (0.55%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.41%) GitLab
11 3 (0.41%) Subversion
12 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.28%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.28%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 170 (23.48%) Finance
2 110 (15.19%) Front Office
3 63 (8.70%) Social Skills
4 45 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.14%) Public Sector
6 29 (4.01%) Law
7 25 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 23 (3.18%) Manufacturing
8 23 (3.18%) Marketing
9 17 (2.35%) Electronics
10 12 (1.66%) Advertising
11 11 (1.52%) Retail
12 8 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.83%) Organisational Skills
14 5 (0.69%) Games
15 4 (0.55%) Legal
15 4 (0.55%) Presentation Skills
16 3 (0.41%) Humanities
17 2 (0.28%) Banking
18 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 724 (100.00%) .NET
2 448 (61.88%) .NET Core
3 307 (42.40%) ASP.NET
4 265 (36.60%) React
5 246 (33.98%) HTML
6 240 (33.15%) CSS
7 235 (32.46%) AngularJS
8 168 (23.20%) .NET Framework
9 166 (22.93%) Vue.js
10 154 (21.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 143 (19.75%) Web Services
12 126 (17.40%) ASP.NET Core
13 103 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 77 (10.64%) Entity Framework
15 72 (9.94%) jQuery
16 50 (6.91%) RESTful
17 46 (6.35%) REST
18 41 (5.66%) HTML5
19 39 (5.39%) Kafka
20 34 (4.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 161 (22.24%) Greenfield Project
2 80 (11.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 75 (10.36%) Derivative
3 75 (10.36%) Equities
3 75 (10.36%) Fixed Income
3 75 (10.36%) Hedge funds
4 34 (4.70%) User Experience
5 28 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 7 (0.97%) NHS
9 6 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.69%) Wiki
11 4 (0.55%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.55%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.55%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.55%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.80%) Linux
2 7 (0.97%) Windows
3 6 (0.83%) Android
3 6 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (51.93%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (30.94%) MVC
3 216 (29.83%) Microservices
4 191 (26.38%) Software Engineering
5 136 (18.78%) DevOps
6 119 (16.44%) TDD
7 111 (15.33%) Fintech
8 109 (15.06%) Scrum
9 77 (10.64%) Migration
10 76 (10.50%) Asset Management
11 75 (10.36%) Investment Management
12 74 (10.22%) OO
13 57 (7.87%) Unit Testing
14 55 (7.60%) SDLC
15 52 (7.18%) Mentoring
15 52 (7.18%) OOP
16 46 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
17 43 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (5.25%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 666 (91.99%) C#
2 494 (68.23%) JavaScript
3 342 (47.24%) SQL
4 74 (10.22%) T-SQL
5 41 (5.66%) VB.NET
6 33 (4.56%) TypeScript
7 21 (2.90%) Java
8 14 (1.93%) PowerShell
8 14 (1.93%) VB
9 9 (1.24%) Python
9 9 (1.24%) Ruby
10 8 (1.10%) C++
11 7 (0.97%) PHP
12 5 (0.69%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.41%) F#
13 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.41%) XAML
14 1 (0.14%) VB6
14 1 (0.14%) VBA
14 1 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 72 (9.94%) Degree
2 32 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.38%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) PSD2
System Software
1 84 (11.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (6.22%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.55%) Ansible
3 2 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 178 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (2.35%) SAP
3 13 (1.80%) Oracle
4 11 (1.52%) Xamarin
5 9 (1.24%) Xceptor
6 4 (0.55%) Telerik
7 2 (0.28%) Apple
7 2 (0.28%) Google
7 2 (0.28%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.28%) OpenText
7 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.14%) Pega
8 1 (0.14%) Sage
8 1 (0.14%) Xero