Period
to 10 July 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 10 July 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
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 389 358 307
Rank change year-on-year -31 -51 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 577 1,309 1,967
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.89% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.93% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 577 1,311 1,946
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £30,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 73,416 140,757 170,634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 95.88% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59,114 112,373 138,268
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
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 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Top 18 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 10 July 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 -28 482 £45,000 +5.88% 74
UK excluding London +5 472 £45,000 +12.50% 61
South East +24 177 £45,000 +5.88% 12
North of England +37 105 £45,000 +12.50% 17
North West +74 72 £45,000 +12.50% 11
London +30 65 £70,000 +27.27% 17
Work from Home +37 58 £50,000 +25.00% 12
East of England +49 48 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Midlands +32 46 £40,000 - 17
South West +59 36 £43,000 +6.17% 5
Yorkshire +43 28 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Wales +33 24 £40,000 -13.04% 2
East Midlands +52 23 £40,000 - 11
West Midlands +11 23 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Scotland +36 22 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Northern Ireland +29 13 £32,500 -27.78%
North East -4 5 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Isle of Man +4 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 577 (100.00%) .NET
2 547 (94.80%) C#
3 330 (57.19%) JavaScript
4 323 (55.98%) ASP.NET
5 272 (47.14%) MVC
6 254 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
7 242 (41.94%) SQL Server
8 239 (41.42%) SQL
9 215 (37.26%) .NET Core
10 200 (34.66%) Azure
11 191 (33.10%) CSS
12 190 (32.93%) AngularJS
13 184 (31.89%) HTML
14 158 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 143 (24.78%) Microsoft
16 142 (24.61%) .NET Framework
17 116 (20.10%) TDD
18 115 (19.93%) Software Engineering
19 103 (17.85%) React
20 100 (17.33%) Greenfield Project
21 94 (16.29%) ASP.NET Web API
22 93 (16.12%) DevOps
23 91 (15.77%) Entity Framework
24 86 (14.90%) Scrum
25 81 (14.04%) Finance
25 81 (14.04%) WCF
26 80 (13.86%) jQuery
27 64 (11.09%) AWS
28 63 (10.92%) Unit Testing
29 58 (10.05%) Web Services

.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 14 (2.43%) CMS
2 13 (2.25%) IIS
3 8 (1.39%) Kentico
4 6 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.87%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.52%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.35%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.35%) Sitefinity
7 2 (0.35%) WordPress
8 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) Magento
2 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 200 (34.66%) Azure
2 64 (11.09%) AWS
3 30 (5.20%) SaaS
4 19 (3.29%) GCP
5 13 (2.25%) GitHub
6 7 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.21%) Serverless
7 4 (0.69%) Asana
7 4 (0.69%) Office 365
8 3 (0.52%) Azure Stack
8 3 (0.52%) PaaS
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.35%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 2 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.35%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.87%) HTTP
2 4 (0.69%) Internet
3 3 (0.52%) Skype
4 1 (0.17%) DHCP
4 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.55%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (3.81%) MongoDB
5 17 (2.95%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.43%) MySQL
8 12 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (2.08%) Redis
9 9 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.69%) Big Data
11 4 (0.69%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.52%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (0.52%) QlikView
12 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.35%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 58 (10.05%) Git (software)
2 40 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (6.41%) Visual Studio
4 24 (4.16%) NUnit
5 20 (3.47%) Selenium
6 14 (2.43%) Jenkins
6 14 (2.43%) Moq
6 14 (2.43%) MSTest
7 12 (2.08%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (1.56%) Subversion
9 7 (1.21%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.21%) WebDriver
10 6 (1.04%) JIRA
10 6 (1.04%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.87%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.69%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.69%) JMeter
12 4 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (0.69%) Mercurial
General
1 81 (14.04%) Finance
2 19 (3.29%) Front Office
3 18 (3.12%) Electronics
3 18 (3.12%) Marketing
4 17 (2.95%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.25%) Public Sector
5 13 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.56%) Games
6 9 (1.56%) Retail
7 7 (1.21%) Automotive
8 6 (1.04%) Law
9 5 (0.87%) Banking
9 5 (0.87%) Legal
10 4 (0.69%) Back Office
11 3 (0.52%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Police
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 577 (100.00%) .NET
2 323 (55.98%) ASP.NET
3 215 (37.26%) .NET Core
4 191 (33.10%) CSS
5 190 (32.93%) AngularJS
6 184 (31.89%) HTML
7 158 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 142 (24.61%) .NET Framework
9 103 (17.85%) React
10 94 (16.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 91 (15.77%) Entity Framework
12 81 (14.04%) WCF
13 80 (13.86%) jQuery
14 58 (10.05%) Web Services
15 47 (8.15%) REST
16 40 (6.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 34 (5.89%) SOAP
18 33 (5.72%) Node.js
18 33 (5.72%) RESTful
18 33 (5.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (17.33%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (5.03%) User Experience
3 20 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.21%) Hedge funds
6 7 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.04%) Derivative
7 6 (1.04%) Equities
7 6 (1.04%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.69%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.69%) NHS
9 3 (0.52%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.52%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.35%) Robotics
11 1 (0.17%) Life Science
11 1 (0.17%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.37%) Windows
2 6 (1.04%) Apple iOS
3 4 (0.69%) Android
3 4 (0.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (47.14%) MVC
2 254 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (20.10%) TDD
4 115 (19.93%) Software Engineering
5 93 (16.12%) DevOps
6 86 (14.90%) Scrum
7 63 (10.92%) Unit Testing
8 55 (9.53%) Microservices
9 43 (7.45%) BDD
9 43 (7.45%) Test Automation
10 41 (7.11%) Problem-Solving
11 39 (6.76%) Web Development
12 34 (5.89%) SOLID
13 32 (5.55%) Artificial Intelligence
14 31 (5.37%) OO
15 30 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (5.20%) Mentoring
15 30 (5.20%) OOP
15 30 (5.20%) SDLC
16 28 (4.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 547 (94.80%) C#
2 330 (57.19%) JavaScript
3 239 (41.42%) SQL
4 57 (9.88%) VB.NET
5 55 (9.53%) T-SQL
6 31 (5.37%) TypeScript
7 24 (4.16%) Python
8 22 (3.81%) Java
9 19 (3.29%) C++
10 16 (2.77%) C
11 12 (2.08%) F#
12 10 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.21%) VB
14 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.52%) XPath
16 2 (0.35%) Ruby
16 2 (0.35%) VBA
16 2 (0.35%) XAML
17 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 55 (9.53%) Degree
2 20 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.87%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.52%) MBCS
6 3 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) CIW
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.29%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) HL7
3 1 (0.17%) GxP
System Software
1 28 (4.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (3.47%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.35%) MIIS
3 2 (0.35%) Terraform
4 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 143 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.55%) Xamarin
3 18 (3.12%) Oracle
4 15 (2.60%) IBM
5 14 (2.43%) Google
6 13 (2.25%) SAP
7 4 (0.69%) Rackspace
8 3 (0.52%) Apple
8 3 (0.52%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.52%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.35%) Splunk
10 1 (0.17%) Charles River
10 1 (0.17%) Infragistics