Period
to 15 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior .NET Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 January 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 323 301 284
Rank change year-on-year -22 -17 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 1,473 1,865 2,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.97% 1.08% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.13% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,320 1,713 1,969
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 144,966 165,748 169,118
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.17% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 115,942 134,477 140,788
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £79,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 -32 1,341 £55,000 +4.76% 253
UK excluding London -34 955 £50,000 - 210
London +5 483 £67,500 +12.50% 64
South East -33 324 £51,000 +2.00% 51
North of England -9 221 £47,500 +5.56% 70
North West +19 134 £48,500 +1.04% 39
Midlands +12 118 £55,000 +15.79% 33
East of England -45 99 £55,000 +4.76% 14
South West -64 93 £47,500 +5.56% 21
Scotland +37 91 £46,250 +13.08% 16
Yorkshire -20 83 £45,000 - 29
East Midlands +14 72 £55,000 +15.79% 17
West Midlands +4 46 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Wales -9 6 £50,000 +25.00% 4
North East -2 4 £40,000 +0.63% 2
Northern Ireland -5 3 - - 1

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 1,473 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,351 (91.72%) C#
3 850 (57.71%) ASP.NET
4 839 (56.96%) MVC
5 763 (51.80%) SQL Server
6 759 (51.53%) JavaScript
7 720 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
8 616 (41.82%) SQL
9 520 (35.30%) HTML
10 485 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 480 (32.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 461 (31.30%) Microsoft
13 457 (31.03%) AngularJS
14 456 (30.96%) CSS
15 437 (29.67%) TDD
16 423 (28.72%) ASP.NET Web API
17 373 (25.32%) .NET Framework
18 310 (21.05%) jQuery
19 289 (19.62%) .NET Core
20 262 (17.79%) Scrum
21 252 (17.11%) Finance
22 250 (16.97%) Web Services
23 228 (15.48%) WCF
24 227 (15.41%) Microservices
25 226 (15.34%) SOLID
26 221 (15.00%) OO
27 213 (14.46%) Visual Studio
27 213 (14.46%) Greenfield Project
28 207 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
29 205 (13.92%) Git (software)

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 57 (3.87%) IIS
2 47 (3.19%) CMS
3 39 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (2.24%) Umbraco
5 26 (1.77%) SharePoint
6 20 (1.36%) Confluence
7 16 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.88%) NServiceBus
9 10 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.68%) JBoss
9 10 (0.68%) Jetty
9 10 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.61%) EPiServer
10 9 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.48%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.34%) Apache
13 3 (0.20%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.20%) Kentico
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.20%) Maya
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.068%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) SunGard GMI
3 3 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.20%) Shopify
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.068%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 480 (32.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 207 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (5.16%) SaaS
4 29 (1.97%) Serverless
5 17 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (1.02%) NuGet
7 14 (0.95%) PaaS
8 10 (0.68%) GitHub
8 10 (0.68%) Office 365
9 8 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (0.54%) Azure Functions
10 6 (0.41%) Apigee
10 6 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
12 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.77%) HTTP
2 7 (0.48%) Internet
3 3 (0.20%) DNS
3 3 (0.20%) SMS
4 2 (0.14%) IMAP
4 2 (0.14%) SMTP
4 2 (0.14%) SSL
5 1 (0.068%) DKIM
5 1 (0.068%) DMARC
5 1 (0.068%) Intranet
5 1 (0.068%) Skype
5 1 (0.068%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.068%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 763 (51.80%) SQL Server
2 103 (6.99%) NoSQL
3 79 (5.36%) MongoDB
4 68 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 53 (3.60%) Redis
6 51 (3.46%) Relational Database
7 42 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 40 (2.72%) MySQL
8 40 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
9 36 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 36 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (1.90%) Big Data
11 27 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
11 27 (1.83%) Cosmos DB
12 26 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 14 (0.95%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 213 (14.46%) Visual Studio
2 205 (13.92%) Git (software)
3 143 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 87 (5.91%) TeamCity
5 65 (4.41%) NUnit
6 59 (4.01%) Octopus Deploy
7 56 (3.80%) Visual Studio Team System
8 49 (3.33%) JIRA
9 34 (2.31%) Selenium
10 27 (1.83%) SpecFlow
11 23 (1.56%) ReSharper
12 22 (1.49%) Bitbucket
12 22 (1.49%) MSTest
13 21 (1.43%) NCrunch
14 19 (1.29%) Jenkins
15 17 (1.15%) Cucumber
15 17 (1.15%) Moq
16 16 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 15 (1.02%) InstallShield
18 13 (0.88%) Jasmine
General
1 252 (17.11%) Finance
2 112 (7.60%) Retail
3 76 (5.16%) Banking
4 43 (2.92%) Marketing
5 24 (1.63%) Law
6 19 (1.29%) Front Office
7 17 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.02%) Back Office
8 15 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 14 (0.95%) Games
10 10 (0.68%) Automotive
10 10 (0.68%) Electronics
11 8 (0.54%) Advertising
12 7 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.34%) Legal
13 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.27%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.14%) Digital Economy
16 1 (0.068%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.068%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,473 (100.00%) .NET
2 850 (57.71%) ASP.NET
3 520 (35.30%) HTML
4 485 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 457 (31.03%) AngularJS
6 456 (30.96%) CSS
7 423 (28.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 373 (25.32%) .NET Framework
9 310 (21.05%) jQuery
10 289 (19.62%) .NET Core
11 250 (16.97%) Web Services
12 228 (15.48%) WCF
13 184 (12.49%) React
14 178 (12.08%) Entity Framework
15 153 (10.39%) RESTful
16 151 (10.25%) HTML5
17 121 (8.21%) REST
18 116 (7.88%) WPF
19 86 (5.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 86 (5.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 213 (14.46%) Greenfield Project
2 115 (7.81%) Fintech
3 76 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
5 43 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 40 (2.72%) User Experience
7 33 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
8 19 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (1.22%) Equities
10 17 (1.15%) Reinsurance
11 15 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.68%) Derivative
12 10 (0.68%) EPoS
13 9 (0.61%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.61%) Online Banking
14 8 (0.54%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.54%) Fixed Income
15 7 (0.48%) Data Centre
15 7 (0.48%) Public Cloud
15 7 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (6.11%) Windows
2 31 (2.10%) Apple iOS
3 27 (1.83%) Android
4 23 (1.56%) Unix
5 21 (1.43%) Linux
6 13 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.20%) VMS
8 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 839 (56.96%) MVC
2 720 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
3 437 (29.67%) TDD
4 262 (17.79%) Scrum
5 227 (15.41%) Microservices
6 226 (15.34%) SOLID
7 221 (15.00%) OO
8 172 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
9 169 (11.47%) DevOps
10 158 (10.73%) Software Engineering
11 145 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
12 129 (8.76%) Unit Testing
13 126 (8.55%) Mentoring
14 121 (8.21%) Test Automation
15 112 (7.60%) SDLC
16 111 (7.54%) BDD
17 103 (6.99%) Web Development
18 100 (6.79%) OOP
19 98 (6.65%) SOA
20 94 (6.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,351 (91.72%) C#
2 759 (51.53%) JavaScript
3 616 (41.82%) SQL
4 147 (9.98%) T-SQL
5 77 (5.23%) TypeScript
6 68 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 66 (4.48%) Python
8 58 (3.94%) Java
9 51 (3.46%) PowerShell
10 38 (2.58%) C++
11 31 (2.10%) F#
12 30 (2.04%) VB
13 25 (1.70%) PL/SQL
13 25 (1.70%) Ruby
14 20 (1.36%) Scala
15 17 (1.15%) ES6
16 12 (0.81%) C
16 12 (0.81%) ES7
17 10 (0.68%) Apple Swift
17 10 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 115 (7.81%) Degree
2 37 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (0.61%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.48%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.27%) CISSP
7 4 (0.27%) MCSE
8 3 (0.20%) MCP
9 2 (0.14%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.14%) HND
9 2 (0.14%) MCSD
9 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.068%) MCPD
10 1 (0.068%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.82%) QA
2 4 (0.27%) EMIR
2 4 (0.27%) FATCA
2 4 (0.27%) MiFID
3 3 (0.20%) GDPR
3 3 (0.20%) SLA
4 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (5.30%) Docker
2 13 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.20%) HDFS
3 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 44 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.88%) Graphite
3 9 (0.61%) Packer
4 8 (0.54%) Consul
5 7 (0.48%) Grafana
6 6 (0.41%) Kibana
7 4 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.27%) Rancher
7 4 (0.27%) Terraform
8 3 (0.20%) logstash
8 3 (0.20%) Mesos
9 2 (0.14%) Ansible
9 2 (0.14%) Puppet
10 1 (0.068%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 461 (31.30%) Microsoft
2 53 (3.60%) Xamarin
3 52 (3.53%) Oracle
4 31 (2.10%) Google
5 19 (1.29%) Sitecore
6 12 (0.81%) Telerik
7 11 (0.75%) SAP
8 10 (0.68%) DevExpress
9 9 (0.61%) IBM
10 8 (0.54%) New Relic
10 8 (0.54%) Splunk
11 7 (0.48%) ForgeRock
12 6 (0.41%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.27%) Axosoft
13 4 (0.27%) CQG
13 4 (0.27%) Fidessa
13 4 (0.27%) FIS
13 4 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.27%) SunGard
14 3 (0.20%) MuleSoft