Period
to 16 August 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

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
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 296 285
Rank change year-on-year -14 -11 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 1878 2176 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.06% 1.10% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.14% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 2119 2341
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 169446 191120 209618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.50% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 136792 160701 172474
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

.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 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Developer in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Top 16 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 16 August 2017. 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 -24 1690 £40,000 - 132
UK excluding London +9 1608 £40,000 - 116
South East -2 522 £40,000 -3.61% 33
North of England -34 404 £37,500 - 42
London -114 226 £50,000 - 22
North West -32 212 £40,000 +6.67% 30
Midlands -9 211 £39,000 +4.00% 14
East of England +71 188 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Yorkshire -10 167 £37,500 - 12
South West +29 148 £38,500 +2.67% 14
West Midlands -3 147 £39,000 +8.33% 9
Scotland +55 83 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East Midlands -10 66 £40,000 - 5
Wales +12 39 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North East -4 25 £40,000 +11.11%
Northern Ireland 0 18 £31,500 -10.00%

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 2017, .NET Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Software Developer in the job title.

1 1878 (100.00%) .NET
2 1814 (96.59%) C#
3 1281 (68.21%) ASP.NET
4 1163 (61.93%) MVC
5 1148 (61.13%) SQL Server
6 1052 (56.02%) JavaScript
7 1045 (55.64%) Agile Software Development
8 882 (46.96%) HTML
9 838 (44.62%) SQL
10 827 (44.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 800 (42.60%) CSS
12 534 (28.43%) TDD
13 523 (27.85%) Microsoft
14 505 (26.89%) jQuery
15 472 (25.13%) AngularJS
16 465 (24.76%) .NET Framework
17 443 (23.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 429 (22.84%) Software Engineering
19 418 (22.26%) WCF
20 405 (21.57%) Scrum
21 355 (18.90%) Degree
22 325 (17.31%) Web Services
23 309 (16.45%) OO
24 305 (16.24%) HTML5
25 294 (15.65%) VB.NET
26 281 (14.96%) Git (software)
27 257 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
28 253 (13.47%) Entity Framework
29 242 (12.89%) Finance
30 237 (12.62%) Microsoft Azure

.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 83 (4.42%) IIS
2 27 (1.44%) CMS
3 24 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (1.06%) NServiceBus
6 16 (0.85%) Umbraco
7 9 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.37%) Kentico
8 7 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.21%) Apache
9 4 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
10 3 (0.16%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.11%) Drupal
11 2 (0.11%) JBoss
11 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.11%) WordPress
12 1 (0.053%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.053%) Confluence
12 1 (0.053%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.48%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.27%) Magento
3 2 (0.11%) Endur
4 1 (0.053%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.053%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.053%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.053%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 237 (12.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 112 (5.96%) SaaS
3 101 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.69%) Force.com
6 12 (0.64%) PaaS
7 9 (0.48%) IaaS
8 7 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.27%) GitHub
9 5 (0.27%) Office 365
10 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.34%) HTTP
2 16 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 13 (0.69%) Internet
4 12 (0.64%) Intranet
5 11 (0.59%) DNS
6 9 (0.48%) SSL
7 7 (0.37%) RFID
8 6 (0.32%) SMS
9 4 (0.21%) Firewall
9 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.21%) Skype
10 3 (0.16%) RIP
10 3 (0.16%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.11%) PPP
11 2 (0.11%) WAN
12 1 (0.053%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.053%) Extranet
12 1 (0.053%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.053%) LAN
12 1 (0.053%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1148 (61.13%) SQL Server
2 203 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 143 (7.61%) Relational Database
4 98 (5.22%) SQL Server 2016
5 86 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 78 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (3.35%) MongoDB
8 56 (2.98%) SQL Server 2014
9 55 (2.93%) MySQL
10 54 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 48 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 44 (2.34%) RDBMS
13 34 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 25 (1.33%) RavenDB
15 21 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
16 17 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
16 17 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (0.75%) Redis
18 12 (0.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 281 (14.96%) Git (software)
2 257 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 210 (11.18%) Visual Studio
4 115 (6.12%) Subversion
5 108 (5.75%) NUnit
6 50 (2.66%) TeamCity
7 48 (2.56%) JIRA
8 46 (2.45%) Moq
9 38 (2.02%) Jenkins
10 33 (1.76%) MSBuild
11 21 (1.12%) JSUnit
12 17 (0.91%) Bugzilla
12 17 (0.91%) Trac
13 14 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (0.48%) Mercurial
15 9 (0.48%) MSTest
16 8 (0.43%) webpack
17 6 (0.32%) SpecFlow
18 5 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 242 (12.89%) Finance
2 147 (7.83%) Marketing
3 77 (4.10%) Telecoms
4 73 (3.89%) Electronics
5 67 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 65 (3.46%) Retail
7 41 (2.18%) Banking
8 24 (1.28%) Automotive
9 22 (1.17%) Games
10 20 (1.06%) Advertising
11 15 (0.80%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.59%) Back Office
13 10 (0.53%) Legal
13 10 (0.53%) Military
14 8 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.21%) Billing
16 2 (0.11%) German Language
16 2 (0.11%) Law
16 2 (0.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1878 (100.00%) .NET
2 1281 (68.21%) ASP.NET
3 882 (46.96%) HTML
4 827 (44.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 800 (42.60%) CSS
6 505 (26.89%) jQuery
7 472 (25.13%) AngularJS
8 465 (24.76%) .NET Framework
9 443 (23.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 418 (22.26%) WCF
11 325 (17.31%) Web Services
12 305 (16.24%) HTML5
13 253 (13.47%) Entity Framework
14 218 (11.61%) XML
15 199 (10.60%) WPF
16 192 (10.22%) RESTful
16 192 (10.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 170 (9.05%) CSS3
18 166 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 165 (8.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 182 (9.69%) Computer Science
2 168 (8.95%) Greenfield Project
3 107 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
5 70 (3.73%) Fintech
6 65 (3.46%) Mobile App
7 48 (2.56%) User Experience
8 22 (1.17%) N-Tier
9 15 (0.80%) iPad
10 14 (0.75%) Client/Server
10 14 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 11 (0.59%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.37%) Arduino
12 7 (0.37%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.37%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.37%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.37%) Smartcard
12 7 (0.37%) Social Media
13 6 (0.32%) PMI
13 6 (0.32%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 167 (8.89%) Windows
2 58 (3.09%) Android
3 47 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 45 (2.40%) Linux
5 18 (0.96%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.32%) Unix
8 3 (0.16%) Solaris
9 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1163 (61.93%) MVC
2 1045 (55.64%) Agile Software Development
3 534 (28.43%) TDD
4 429 (22.84%) Software Engineering
5 405 (21.57%) Scrum
6 309 (16.45%) OO
7 222 (11.82%) Unit Testing
8 200 (10.65%) BDD
9 188 (10.01%) SDLC
10 184 (9.80%) Web Application Development
11 176 (9.37%) Web Development
12 139 (7.40%) SOLID
13 131 (6.98%) OOP
14 124 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
15 92 (4.90%) Mentoring
16 81 (4.31%) Waterfall
17 75 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
18 72 (3.83%) Test Automation
19 71 (3.78%) CRM
20 64 (3.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1814 (96.59%) C#
2 1052 (56.02%) JavaScript
3 838 (44.62%) SQL
4 294 (15.65%) VB.NET
5 177 (9.42%) T-SQL
6 124 (6.60%) Java
7 116 (6.18%) Ruby
8 91 (4.85%) C++
9 76 (4.05%) VB
10 60 (3.19%) PHP
11 59 (3.14%) TypeScript
12 57 (3.04%) Python
13 38 (2.02%) PL/SQL
14 33 (1.76%) C
15 30 (1.60%) F#
16 26 (1.38%) Perl
17 25 (1.33%) VB6
18 16 (0.85%) Scala
19 14 (0.75%) Apex Code
20 11 (0.59%) ES6
Qualifications
1 355 (18.90%) Degree
2 99 (5.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.64%) HND
6 11 (0.59%) GNVQ
7 8 (0.43%) MCAD
7 8 (0.43%) MCSD
7 8 (0.43%) PhD
8 7 (0.37%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.32%) MCTS
9 6 (0.32%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.21%) MCP
12 3 (0.16%) MCPD
13 1 (0.053%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.053%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.62%) QA
2 19 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 18 (0.96%) SEPA
4 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.053%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.053%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (0.59%) Docker
2 7 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (1.01%) Opsview
2 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.11%) Nagios
3 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.053%) Grafana
4 1 (0.053%) Puppet
Vendors
1 523 (27.85%) Microsoft
2 110 (5.86%) Oracle
3 86 (4.58%) Xamarin
4 70 (3.73%) SAP
5 21 (1.12%) Splunk
6 11 (0.59%) Castleton
6 11 (0.59%) Telerik
7 9 (0.48%) Google
8 8 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.32%) Twitter
10 5 (0.27%) Adobe
10 5 (0.27%) Apple
10 5 (0.27%) Sybase
11 4 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.21%) VMware
12 3 (0.16%) Citrix
12 3 (0.16%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.16%) Sage
12 3 (0.16%) Sony
13 2 (0.11%) Pegasus