Period
to 22 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior .NET Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

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

Senior .NET Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 349 312 302
Rank change year-on-year -37 -10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 1,245 1,785 2,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 1.07% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.12% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,622 1,910
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 133,226 159,922 169,652
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.04% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 106,023 128,869 136,019
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
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% -

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in the UK

Senior .NET Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer.

Salary trend for Senior .NET Developer in the UK

Senior .NET Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior .NET Developer in the UK

Senior .NET 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 Senior .NET Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 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 -34 1,143 £55,000 +4.76% 222
UK excluding London -31 809 £50,000 - 150
London -28 391 £68,000 +4.62% 82
North of England -25 243 £50,000 +11.11% 54
South East -53 224 £55,000 +10.00% 37
Midlands +56 165 £50,000 - 30
Yorkshire -9 130 £50,000 +11.11% 22
West Midlands +72 100 £50,000 - 16
North West -12 94 £50,000 +3.90% 29
South West -47 83 £50,000 +5.26% 14
East Midlands +15 65 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Scotland -10 42 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East of England -28 38 £55,000 +4.76% 5
North East +23 19 £43,750 +9.38% 3
Wales +2 12 £46,000 -3.16% 1
Northern Ireland -4 5 £75,000 +15.38% 4

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, Senior .NET 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 Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 1,245 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,191 (95.66%) C#
3 700 (56.22%) ASP.NET
4 627 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
5 612 (49.16%) MVC
6 550 (44.18%) JavaScript
7 529 (42.49%) Azure
8 518 (41.61%) SQL Server
9 505 (40.56%) SQL
10 387 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 363 (29.16%) HTML
12 356 (28.59%) Microsoft
13 320 (25.70%) CSS
14 311 (24.98%) AngularJS
15 301 (24.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 294 (23.61%) .NET Core
17 291 (23.37%) .NET Framework
18 247 (19.84%) TDD
19 237 (19.04%) AWS
20 230 (18.47%) Scrum
21 223 (17.91%) Microservices
22 205 (16.47%) DevOps
23 200 (16.06%) Finance
24 192 (15.42%) Software Engineering
25 178 (14.30%) REST
26 177 (14.22%) jQuery
27 175 (14.06%) Greenfield Project
28 168 (13.49%) Web Services
29 159 (12.77%) SDLC
30 156 (12.53%) React

Senior .NET 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 60 (4.82%) IIS
2 52 (4.18%) CMS
3 31 (2.49%) Umbraco
4 25 (2.01%) NServiceBus
5 20 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (1.04%) Confluence
7 9 (0.72%) EPiServer
8 7 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.56%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.40%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.24%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.080%) Captiva
11 1 (0.080%) DNN
11 1 (0.080%) Kentico
11 1 (0.080%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.080%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.080%) SAS
11 1 (0.080%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 14 (1.12%) S-PLUS
2 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.080%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.080%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.080%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 529 (42.49%) Azure
2 237 (19.04%) AWS
3 107 (8.59%) SaaS
4 34 (2.73%) GCP
5 26 (2.09%) Serverless
6 21 (1.69%) PaaS
7 13 (1.04%) Heroku
8 10 (0.80%) Azure Functions
9 9 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.48%) GitHub
10 6 (0.48%) IaaS
10 6 (0.48%) NuGet
11 5 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.40%) Power Platform
11 5 (0.40%) Twilio
12 4 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.32%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.01%) Internet
2 4 (0.32%) HTTP
3 3 (0.24%) CTI
3 3 (0.24%) GPRS
4 2 (0.16%) Skype
4 2 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.16%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.080%) Broadband
5 1 (0.080%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (41.61%) SQL Server
2 52 (4.18%) Relational Database
3 48 (3.86%) NoSQL
4 45 (3.61%) MongoDB
5 44 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (3.29%) MySQL
7 37 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (2.41%) Redis
10 29 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 29 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (2.17%) Cosmos DB
12 24 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (1.69%) Big Data
14 10 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 9 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
17 7 (0.56%) Oracle Database
18 6 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 154 (12.37%) Git (software)
2 82 (6.59%) Visual Studio
3 59 (4.74%) Octopus Deploy
4 51 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (3.21%) NUnit
5 40 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
6 35 (2.81%) JIRA
7 32 (2.57%) TeamCity
8 22 (1.77%) Selenium
9 17 (1.37%) SpecFlow
10 16 (1.29%) Bitbucket
11 14 (1.12%) Jenkins
11 14 (1.12%) Moq
12 13 (1.04%) MSTest
13 9 (0.72%) Plastic SCM
13 9 (0.72%) Subversion
14 6 (0.48%) Appium
14 6 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.48%) Calabash
14 6 (0.48%) ReSharper
General
1 200 (16.06%) Finance
2 45 (3.61%) Retail
3 42 (3.37%) Banking
4 41 (3.29%) Marketing
5 30 (2.41%) Public Sector
6 21 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 11 (0.88%) Front Office
9 9 (0.72%) Law
10 7 (0.56%) Automotive
10 7 (0.56%) Electronics
10 7 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.48%) Games
11 6 (0.48%) Legal
11 6 (0.48%) Publishing
12 5 (0.40%) Back Office
13 4 (0.32%) Advertising
14 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.16%) French Language
15 2 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,245 (100.00%) .NET
2 700 (56.22%) ASP.NET
3 387 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 363 (29.16%) HTML
5 320 (25.70%) CSS
6 311 (24.98%) AngularJS
7 301 (24.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 294 (23.61%) .NET Core
9 291 (23.37%) .NET Framework
10 178 (14.30%) REST
11 177 (14.22%) jQuery
12 168 (13.49%) Web Services
13 156 (12.53%) React
14 135 (10.84%) Entity Framework
15 124 (9.96%) WCF
16 99 (7.95%) HTML5
17 87 (6.99%) SOAP
18 74 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 73 (5.86%) Vue.js
20 72 (5.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 175 (14.06%) Greenfield Project
2 63 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (2.97%) Mobile App
4 36 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (1.85%) User Experience
7 22 (1.77%) N-Tier
8 18 (1.45%) Virtual Team
9 15 (1.20%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.12%) Cloud Native
11 12 (0.96%) Data Centre
11 12 (0.96%) Public Cloud
12 10 (0.80%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.56%) Robotics
15 4 (0.32%) PlayStation
15 4 (0.32%) RIA
16 3 (0.24%) Data Structures
16 3 (0.24%) Private Cloud
16 3 (0.24%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 87 (6.99%) Windows
2 38 (3.05%) Linux
3 15 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.04%) Mac OS
5 12 (0.96%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.80%) Android
7 8 (0.64%) Unix
8 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.080%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
2 612 (49.16%) MVC
3 247 (19.84%) TDD
4 230 (18.47%) Scrum
5 223 (17.91%) Microservices
6 205 (16.47%) DevOps
7 192 (15.42%) Software Engineering
8 159 (12.77%) SDLC
9 137 (11.00%) Mentoring
10 136 (10.92%) Unit Testing
11 132 (10.60%) Test Automation
12 125 (10.04%) Problem-Solving
13 101 (8.11%) OO
14 98 (7.87%) Computer Science
15 93 (7.47%) Web Development
16 89 (7.15%) Continuous Integration
17 77 (6.18%) SOLID
18 68 (5.46%) Fintech
19 65 (5.22%) BDD
20 59 (4.74%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,191 (95.66%) C#
2 550 (44.18%) JavaScript
3 505 (40.56%) SQL
4 104 (8.35%) T-SQL
5 86 (6.91%) TypeScript
6 59 (4.74%) VB.NET
7 56 (4.50%) PowerShell
8 37 (2.97%) Java
9 23 (1.85%) VB
10 22 (1.77%) Python
11 15 (1.20%) C++
12 14 (1.12%) PHP
13 12 (0.96%) Apex Code
13 12 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.56%) XPath
15 5 (0.40%) C
15 5 (0.40%) ES6
15 5 (0.40%) VBA
16 4 (0.32%) F#
17 3 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 104 (8.35%) Degree
2 29 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.96%) Master's Degree
4 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.24%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.24%) MBA
6 3 (0.24%) MCSD
6 3 (0.24%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.16%) MCP
7 2 (0.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.080%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.080%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (0.16%) GDPR
3 1 (0.080%) SLA
System Software
1 104 (8.35%) Docker
2 15 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 66 (5.30%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.40%) Terraform
3 4 (0.32%) Rancher
4 2 (0.16%) Puppet
4 2 (0.16%) SCCM
4 2 (0.16%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.080%) logstash
5 1 (0.080%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 356 (28.59%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.18%) Oracle
3 33 (2.65%) Google
4 31 (2.49%) Xamarin
5 25 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (1.77%) Sitecore
7 12 (0.96%) ForgeRock
8 9 (0.72%) DevExpress
9 7 (0.56%) SAP
9 7 (0.56%) Telerik
10 6 (0.48%) Databricks
11 5 (0.40%) Facebook
12 4 (0.32%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.32%) VMware
13 3 (0.24%) Avaya
13 3 (0.24%) Sun
14 2 (0.16%) BT
14 2 (0.16%) Capita
14 2 (0.16%) Nokia
14 2 (0.16%) Sony