Period
to 26 February 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior .NET Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

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
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 284 332 340
Rank change year-on-year +48 +8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 782 1,177 1,465
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 0.96% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.00% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1,147 1,384
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,625 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 69,869 117,563 145,242
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.92% 95.48% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56,047 95,344 117,772
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,986 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in the UK

Senior .NET Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior .NET Developer.

Salary trend for Senior .NET Developer in the UK

Senior .NET Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior .NET Developer over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior .NET Developer in the UK

Senior .NET 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 Senior .NET Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 26 February 2021. 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 +53 717 £55,000 - 146
UK excluding London +35 568 £55,000 +4.76% 129
London +42 197 £70,000 +3.70% 26
South East +81 179 £58,000 +5.45% 29
North of England +27 149 £50,000 -4.76% 51
Work from Home -80 125 £55,000 - 33
North West +40 88 £50,000 -4.76% 32
South West +38 81 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Midlands -17 77 £55,000 +10.00% 22
Yorkshire -14 48 £52,500 +5.00% 13
East Midlands +24 45 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Scotland -1 36 £55,000 +10.00% 7
West Midlands -25 32 £55,000 +5.77% 12
East of England +73 30 £55,000 - 10
Wales +46 13 £50,000 +11.11%
North East +21 13 £42,000 -6.67% 6
Northern Ireland +15 3 £55,000 +46.67% 2

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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.

1 782 (100.00%) .NET
2 714 (91.30%) C#
3 475 (60.74%) .NET Core
4 437 (55.88%) Azure
5 423 (54.09%) JavaScript
6 422 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
7 372 (47.57%) SQL
8 342 (43.73%) MVC
9 339 (43.35%) SQL Server
9 339 (43.35%) ASP.NET
10 282 (36.06%) CSS
11 246 (31.46%) HTML
12 232 (29.67%) .NET Framework
13 226 (28.90%) AngularJS
13 226 (28.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 209 (26.73%) DevOps
15 192 (24.55%) TDD
16 183 (23.40%) Microservices
17 181 (23.15%) React
18 169 (21.61%) Microsoft
19 167 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
20 133 (17.01%) Entity Framework
21 125 (15.98%) Web Services
22 119 (15.22%) Scrum
23 116 (14.83%) SOLID
24 112 (14.32%) jQuery
25 104 (13.30%) Mentoring
26 103 (13.17%) OO
27 102 (13.04%) T-SQL
28 100 (12.79%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 44 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.20%) IIS
3 20 (2.56%) CMS
4 18 (2.30%) NServiceBus
5 10 (1.28%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.90%) EPiServer
7 7 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.77%) Confluence
8 6 (0.77%) Kentico
9 5 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.26%) Documentum
10 2 (0.26%) Headless CMS
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.13%) Apache
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.13%) nginx
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 39 (4.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.26%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.13%) Maximo
4 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 437 (55.88%) Azure
2 100 (12.79%) AWS
3 65 (8.31%) PaaS
4 48 (6.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 41 (5.24%) Serverless
6 38 (4.86%) SaaS
7 17 (2.17%) Azure Functions
8 16 (2.05%) IaaS
9 13 (1.66%) GCP
10 6 (0.77%) NuGet
11 5 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.64%) Microsoft 365
11 5 (0.64%) npm
11 5 (0.64%) Power Platform
11 5 (0.64%) Slack
12 4 (0.51%) Logic Apps
13 3 (0.38%) Amazon ECS
13 3 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.38%) Power Automate
13 3 (0.38%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.71%) Skype
2 23 (2.94%) HTTP
3 8 (1.02%) WEP
4 1 (0.13%) AMQP
4 1 (0.13%) Firewall
4 1 (0.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (43.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.96%) NoSQL
3 30 (3.84%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.81%) Azure SQL Database
4 22 (2.81%) MySQL
5 18 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 14 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (1.66%) Cosmos DB
8 10 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.15%) Big Data
10 8 (1.02%) Redis
11 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (0.51%) OLTP
14 3 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.26%) Event Store
15 2 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 80 (10.23%) Git (software)
2 76 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (7.80%) Visual Studio Team System
4 20 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 19 (2.43%) NUnit
6 15 (1.92%) JIRA
7 14 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (1.41%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.64%) Cypress.io
10 5 (0.64%) git-flow
10 5 (0.64%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.64%) Moq
10 5 (0.64%) MSTest
10 5 (0.64%) Protractor
10 5 (0.64%) Selenium
10 5 (0.64%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.38%) Katalon Studio
11 3 (0.38%) SonarQube
General
1 88 (11.25%) Finance
2 32 (4.09%) Games
3 20 (2.56%) Marketing
4 19 (2.43%) Retail
5 13 (1.66%) Banking
5 13 (1.66%) Police
6 11 (1.41%) Front Office
7 10 (1.28%) Automotive
7 10 (1.28%) Public Sector
8 9 (1.15%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.15%) Publishing
9 8 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.77%) Back Office
10 6 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.77%) Law
10 6 (0.77%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.51%) Electronics
12 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.38%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 782 (100.00%) .NET
2 475 (60.74%) .NET Core
3 339 (43.35%) ASP.NET
4 282 (36.06%) CSS
5 246 (31.46%) HTML
6 232 (29.67%) .NET Framework
7 226 (28.90%) AngularJS
7 226 (28.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 181 (23.15%) React
9 167 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 133 (17.01%) Entity Framework
11 125 (15.98%) Web Services
12 112 (14.32%) jQuery
13 100 (12.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 76 (9.72%) REST
15 67 (8.57%) Vue.js
16 65 (8.31%) ASP.NET Core
17 54 (6.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 54 (6.91%) CSS3
18 53 (6.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.59%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.12%) N-Tier
4 39 (4.99%) Reinsurance
5 22 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.30%) User Experience
8 9 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.02%) Equities
9 8 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.90%) Derivative
11 5 (0.64%) Blog
11 5 (0.64%) OTC Derivatives
12 4 (0.51%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.51%) NHS
13 3 (0.38%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.38%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.38%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.38%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (4.35%) Windows
2 10 (1.28%) Android
2 10 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 7 (0.90%) Linux
3 7 (0.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.13%) Debian
4 1 (0.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (43.73%) MVC
3 209 (26.73%) DevOps
4 192 (24.55%) TDD
5 183 (23.40%) Microservices
6 119 (15.22%) Scrum
7 116 (14.83%) SOLID
8 104 (13.30%) Mentoring
9 103 (13.17%) OO
10 96 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
11 89 (11.38%) Test Automation
12 83 (10.61%) SOA
13 74 (9.46%) Software Engineering
14 58 (7.42%) SDLC
14 58 (7.42%) Unit Testing
14 58 (7.42%) Web Development
15 55 (7.03%) Deployment Automation
16 49 (6.27%) Fintech
17 46 (5.88%) CRM
17 46 (5.88%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 714 (91.30%) C#
2 423 (54.09%) JavaScript
3 372 (47.57%) SQL
4 102 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 58 (7.42%) TypeScript
6 57 (7.29%) PowerShell
7 19 (2.43%) VB.NET
8 7 (0.90%) Java
9 6 (0.77%) C++
9 6 (0.77%) ES6
10 5 (0.64%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.64%) Python
11 3 (0.38%) F#
12 2 (0.26%) Go
12 2 (0.26%) VBA
13 1 (0.13%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.13%) R
13 1 (0.13%) VB
13 1 (0.13%) VB6
13 1 (0.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 83 (10.61%) Degree
2 20 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.43%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.15%) HNC
5 5 (0.64%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.64%) PhD
6 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) ISEB
7 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) PSD2
System Software
1 63 (8.06%) Docker
2 8 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (6.78%) Terraform
2 40 (5.12%) Kubernetes
3 39 (4.99%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.64%) MIIS
5 3 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.26%) Grafana
6 2 (0.26%) Kibana
6 2 (0.26%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 169 (21.61%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.99%) Nintex
3 37 (4.73%) Oracle
4 24 (3.07%) Google
5 13 (1.66%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.02%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.90%) Telerik
8 6 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.64%) Murex
9 5 (0.64%) Sophis
10 4 (0.51%) SAP
11 3 (0.38%) BT
12 2 (0.26%) Apple
12 2 (0.26%) EMC
12 2 (0.26%) Meridio
12 2 (0.26%) Micro Focus
13 1 (0.13%) IBM
13 1 (0.13%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.13%) Progress
13 1 (0.13%) Sage