Period
to 21 October 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 401 325 331
Rank change year-on-year -76 +6 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1,056 1,691 1,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 1.03% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.08% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1,599 1,689
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,450 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £44,529 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.80% +11.32% +3.90%

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 131,018 156,893 167,207
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.92% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 104,525 126,399 133,879
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -70 923 £45,000 - 187
UK excluding London -57 847 £41,500 -6.80% 156
South East -51 351 £45,000 - 48
London -16 167 £52,500 -4.55% 44
North of England -72 157 £39,000 -8.24% 40
Midlands -28 92 £40,000 - 24
East of England +25 80 £45,000 -14.29% 10
South West -48 74 £43,750 +12.18% 21
North West -35 73 £40,000 -11.11% 28
Scotland +16 67 £35,000 -22.22% 9
Yorkshire -15 63 £37,500 -6.25% 10
West Midlands +14 57 £42,500 +6.25% 14
East Midlands -14 35 £40,000 - 10
North East +8 21 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Wales +8 15 £45,500 +1.11% 1
Northern Ireland -29 10 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Isle of Man +4 2 - -

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1,056 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,009 (95.55%) C#
3 578 (54.73%) SQL
4 567 (53.69%) JavaScript
5 560 (53.03%) ASP.NET
6 557 (52.75%) SQL Server
7 507 (48.01%) MVC
8 461 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
9 376 (35.61%) HTML
10 337 (31.91%) CSS
11 326 (30.87%) AngularJS
12 304 (28.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 304 (28.79%) Microsoft
13 297 (28.13%) Azure
14 224 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 219 (20.74%) jQuery
16 212 (20.08%) Software Engineering
17 208 (19.70%) .NET Framework
18 198 (18.75%) .NET Core
19 177 (16.76%) Degree
20 161 (15.25%) Scrum
21 155 (14.68%) VB.NET
21 155 (14.68%) TDD
22 149 (14.11%) Web Services
23 147 (13.92%) Finance
24 138 (13.07%) SDLC
25 135 (12.78%) React
26 121 (11.46%) OO
27 117 (11.08%) Computer Science
28 116 (10.98%) DevOps

.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 25 (2.37%) CMS
2 15 (1.42%) Umbraco
3 14 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.23%) IIS
5 12 (1.14%) NServiceBus
5 12 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 10 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.38%) Apache
8 3 (0.28%) Kentico
9 2 (0.19%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.19%) WordPress
10 1 (0.095%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.095%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.095%) Drupal
10 1 (0.095%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.095%) SAS
10 1 (0.095%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.095%) TPMS
Applications
1 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.095%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.14%) Front Arena
1 12 (1.14%) Markit EDM
1 12 (1.14%) thinkFolio
2 6 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.095%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.095%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.095%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 297 (28.13%) Azure
2 83 (7.86%) AWS
3 20 (1.89%) Serverless
4 17 (1.61%) SaaS
5 13 (1.23%) GitHub
6 10 (0.95%) Power Platform
7 9 (0.85%) Office 365
8 5 (0.47%) Azure Functions
8 5 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.38%) CloudBees
9 4 (0.38%) PaaS
9 4 (0.38%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.19%) NuGet
11 1 (0.095%) AWS IoT
11 1 (0.095%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.095%) IaaS
11 1 (0.095%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.23%) Internet
2 11 (1.04%) HTTP
3 2 (0.19%) Intranet
4 1 (0.095%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.095%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.095%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 557 (52.75%) SQL Server
2 69 (6.53%) Relational Database
3 40 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (3.60%) MongoDB
5 35 (3.31%) NoSQL
6 25 (2.37%) MySQL
7 22 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (1.89%) SQLite
10 19 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
10 19 (1.80%) RDBMS
11 17 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (0.95%) Power BI
15 9 (0.85%) Big Data
16 8 (0.76%) Redis
17 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
18 5 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 5 (0.47%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 97 (9.19%) Git (software)
2 87 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (5.78%) NUnit
4 44 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 33 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 25 (2.37%) JIRA
7 21 (1.99%) SpecFlow
8 20 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 15 (1.42%) Moq
10 14 (1.33%) Selenium
10 14 (1.33%) Subversion
11 13 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (1.14%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.47%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.47%) GitLab
13 5 (0.47%) MSTest
14 4 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.38%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.28%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.28%) webpack
General
1 147 (13.92%) Finance
2 49 (4.64%) Manufacturing
2 49 (4.64%) Marketing
3 36 (3.41%) Public Sector
4 32 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 26 (2.46%) Electronics
6 25 (2.37%) Retail
7 20 (1.89%) Front Office
8 14 (1.33%) Banking
9 12 (1.14%) Dutch Language
9 12 (1.14%) French Language
9 12 (1.14%) German Language
9 12 (1.14%) Italian Language
9 12 (1.14%) Spanish Language
10 6 (0.57%) Automotive
11 3 (0.28%) Advertising
11 3 (0.28%) Back Office
11 3 (0.28%) Law
12 2 (0.19%) Billing
12 2 (0.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,056 (100.00%) .NET
2 560 (53.03%) ASP.NET
3 376 (35.61%) HTML
4 337 (31.91%) CSS
5 326 (30.87%) AngularJS
6 304 (28.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 224 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 219 (20.74%) jQuery
9 208 (19.70%) .NET Framework
10 198 (18.75%) .NET Core
11 149 (14.11%) Web Services
12 135 (12.78%) React
13 106 (10.04%) XML
14 95 (9.00%) WCF
15 91 (8.62%) WPF
16 85 (8.05%) RESTful
17 79 (7.48%) Entity Framework
18 73 (6.91%) REST
19 68 (6.44%) SOAP
20 64 (6.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
2 49 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
3 35 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 25 (2.37%) User Experience
6 19 (1.80%) Hedge funds
7 18 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.70%) Robotics
8 16 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.52%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.23%) Equities
9 13 (1.23%) Fixed Income
9 13 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.14%) Cloud Native
10 12 (1.14%) Derivative
11 11 (1.04%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.76%) NHS
13 6 (0.57%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.38%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.38%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 102 (9.66%) Windows
2 22 (2.08%) Android
2 22 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 16 (1.52%) Linux
4 10 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.85%) Unix
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.095%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.095%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (48.01%) MVC
2 461 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (20.08%) Software Engineering
4 161 (15.25%) Scrum
5 155 (14.68%) TDD
6 138 (13.07%) SDLC
7 121 (11.46%) OO
8 117 (11.08%) Computer Science
9 116 (10.98%) DevOps
10 102 (9.66%) Microservices
11 93 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
12 90 (8.52%) Web Development
13 84 (7.95%) Unit Testing
14 76 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
15 73 (6.91%) OOP
16 72 (6.82%) Test Automation
17 66 (6.25%) Mentoring
18 57 (5.40%) SOLID
19 47 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
20 46 (4.36%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,009 (95.55%) C#
2 578 (54.73%) SQL
3 567 (53.69%) JavaScript
4 155 (14.68%) VB.NET
5 93 (8.81%) T-SQL
6 74 (7.01%) TypeScript
7 52 (4.92%) VB
8 50 (4.73%) C++
9 48 (4.55%) Python
10 47 (4.45%) PowerShell
11 45 (4.26%) Java
12 35 (3.31%) VB6
13 25 (2.37%) C
14 19 (1.80%) PHP
15 17 (1.61%) XAML
16 13 (1.23%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.47%) R
18 4 (0.38%) VBA
19 3 (0.28%) ES6
19 3 (0.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 177 (16.76%) Degree
2 71 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.76%) MCAD
6 8 (0.76%) MCSD
6 8 (0.76%) MCTS
6 8 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.19%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.095%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.095%) MBCS
9 1 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.40%) QA
2 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (0.19%) PMO
4 1 (0.095%) HL7
4 1 (0.095%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (6.82%) Docker
2 3 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.47%) Rancher
2 5 (0.47%) Terraform
3 4 (0.38%) Puppet
4 1 (0.095%) Grafana
4 1 (0.095%) Graphite
4 1 (0.095%) MIIS
4 1 (0.095%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 304 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 57 (5.40%) Oracle
3 41 (3.88%) Xamarin
4 27 (2.56%) SAP
5 14 (1.33%) IBM
6 13 (1.23%) Google
7 12 (1.14%) Calypso
7 12 (1.14%) Charles River
7 12 (1.14%) SimCorp
8 7 (0.66%) Axosoft
9 6 (0.57%) Telerik
10 4 (0.38%) Blue Prism
10 4 (0.38%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.28%) Apple
11 3 (0.28%) Tableau
11 3 (0.28%) UiPath
12 2 (0.19%) Databricks
13 1 (0.095%) CA Agile Central
13 1 (0.095%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.095%) WooCommerce