Period
to 26 September 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Solutions Architect
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 630 1005 1034
Rank change year-on-year +375 +29 +108
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 59 72 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.051% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.054% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 55 37 107
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.45% -6.45%
10th Percentile £60,000 £64,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £114,500 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £68,000 £70,000 £71,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% -2.10% -4.67%

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 45,669 134,450 160,759
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 95.76% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 37,390 107,009 129,523
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 Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect.

Salary trend for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Solutions Architect in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 26 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 +380 59 £70,000 - 9
UK excluding London +386 51 £68,000 -2.86% 6
North of England +223 41 £70,000 - 4
North West +173 41 £70,000 - 4
Work from Home +66 13 £65,000 -7.14% 1
London +221 8 £115,000 +53.33% 3
East Midlands - 7 £65,000 - 1
Midlands - 7 £65,000 - 1
South East +222 3 £65,000 -13.33%

.NET Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, .NET Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (74.58%) C#
3 40 (67.80%) Finance
4 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
5 28 (47.46%) Azure
6 26 (44.07%) React
7 25 (42.37%) Enterprise Architecture
8 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (38.98%) .NET Framework
10 22 (37.29%) Use Case
11 21 (35.59%) AngularJS
12 20 (33.90%) Sequence Diagram
12 20 (33.90%) User Stories
13 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (32.20%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (32.20%) TOGAF
14 17 (28.81%) Middleware
15 15 (25.42%) REST
15 15 (25.42%) IT Strategy
15 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
17 13 (22.03%) AWS
17 13 (22.03%) .NET Core
17 13 (22.03%) TOGAF Certification
17 13 (22.03%) Requirements Gathering
18 12 (20.34%) Microservices
19 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
20 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
21 8 (13.56%) Web Services
22 7 (11.86%) webMethods

.NET Solutions Architect 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 2 (3.39%) Mule
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 28 (47.46%) Azure
2 13 (22.03%) AWS
3 2 (3.39%) SaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Redis
3 1 (1.69%) Data Lake
General
1 40 (67.80%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Front Office
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (44.07%) React
3 23 (38.98%) .NET Framework
4 21 (35.59%) AngularJS
5 17 (28.81%) Middleware
6 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (25.42%) REST
7 13 (22.03%) .NET Core
8 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
9 8 (13.56%) Web Services
10 6 (10.17%) Vue.js
11 5 (8.47%) Swagger
12 4 (6.78%) RESTful
13 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Core
13 2 (3.39%) OpenID
13 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
14 1 (1.69%) CSS
14 1 (1.69%) jQuery
14 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Derivative
2 6 (10.17%) Fixed Income
2 6 (10.17%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Enterprise Architecture
2 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) Use Case
4 20 (33.90%) Sequence Diagram
4 20 (33.90%) User Stories
5 19 (32.20%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (32.20%) TOGAF
6 15 (25.42%) IT Strategy
7 13 (22.03%) Requirements Gathering
8 12 (20.34%) Microservices
9 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
9 6 (10.17%) Fintech
9 6 (10.17%) Investment Management
10 5 (8.47%) DevOps
10 5 (8.47%) ETL
11 4 (6.78%) Evolutionary Architecture
11 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.78%) People Management
11 4 (6.78%) Scrum
11 4 (6.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) C#
2 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.17%) Java
3 6 (10.17%) Python
4 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.39%) MIIS
Vendors
1 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) webMethods
3 1 (1.69%) Pardot
3 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com