Period
to 18 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior .NET Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

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
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 318 349 316
Rank change year-on-year +31 -33 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 468 1,270 1,815
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.90% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.94% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 501 1,213 1,696
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £43,500 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 47,898 135,627 161,147
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 95.78% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39,052 107,966 129,893
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%

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 18 September 2020.

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 18 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 +24 421 £57,500 +4.55% 109
UK excluding London +77 343 £55,000 +10.00% 99
North of England +93 118 £52,500 +5.00% 45
South East +112 114 £60,000 +9.09% 11
London +25 113 £70,000 - 14
North West +115 79 £55,000 +10.00% 31
Work from Home +53 70 £57,500 +15.00% 25
Midlands +20 36 £52,000 +4.00% 22
Yorkshire +53 34 £47,500 -5.00% 12
South West +84 30 £50,000 - 8
Scotland +91 29 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands +41 24 £52,000 +4.00% 14
East Midlands +36 12 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Wales +44 6 £48,000 +4.35% 2
North East +16 6 £43,000 +1.18% 2
East of England +102 5 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Northern Ireland +22 5 £40,000 -46.67%

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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.

1 468 (100.00%) .NET
2 401 (85.68%) C#
3 255 (54.49%) .NET Core
4 242 (51.71%) Azure
5 239 (51.07%) Agile Software Development
6 238 (50.85%) JavaScript
7 213 (45.51%) SQL Server
8 209 (44.66%) SQL
9 207 (44.23%) MVC
10 205 (43.80%) ASP.NET
11 187 (39.96%) HTML
12 168 (35.90%) CSS
13 140 (29.91%) AngularJS
14 130 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 129 (27.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 119 (25.43%) .NET Framework
17 116 (24.79%) Microservices
18 104 (22.22%) React
18 104 (22.22%) Microsoft
19 98 (20.94%) DevOps
20 94 (20.09%) jQuery
21 92 (19.66%) Git (software)
22 91 (19.44%) TDD
23 85 (18.16%) Finance
24 69 (14.74%) Scrum
25 60 (12.82%) AWS
26 59 (12.61%) Entity Framework
27 58 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 58 (12.39%) SOLID
28 53 (11.32%) Web Development

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 28 (5.98%) NServiceBus
2 22 (4.70%) CMS
3 10 (2.14%) Confluence
3 10 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.07%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.85%) IIS
6 3 (0.64%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.43%) Documentum
7 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.21%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.21%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 242 (51.71%) Azure
2 60 (12.82%) AWS
3 29 (6.20%) PaaS
4 27 (5.77%) SaaS
5 23 (4.91%) IaaS
6 20 (4.27%) Serverless
7 9 (1.92%) Azure Functions
8 8 (1.71%) Office 365
9 7 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (1.28%) GCP
11 5 (1.07%) GitHub
12 4 (0.85%) npm
12 4 (0.85%) NuGet
12 4 (0.85%) Power Platform
13 3 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.43%) Power Automate
15 1 (0.21%) Amazon ECS
15 1 (0.21%) Heroku
15 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.13%) HTTP
1 24 (5.13%) Skype
2 5 (1.07%) WEP
3 3 (0.64%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (45.51%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.62%) NoSQL
3 28 (5.98%) Azure SQL Database
4 21 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.63%) MongoDB
5 17 (3.63%) MySQL
6 7 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.85%) Power BI
9 4 (0.85%) Redis
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.64%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.43%) ActiveReports
11 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.43%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 92 (19.66%) Git (software)
2 40 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (5.34%) JIRA
4 17 (3.63%) Selenium
5 14 (2.99%) TeamCity
6 11 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.14%) NUnit
8 7 (1.50%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.28%) ReSharper
10 5 (1.07%) Cypress.io
10 5 (1.07%) Moq
11 4 (0.85%) Appium
11 4 (0.85%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.85%) Calabash
11 4 (0.85%) git-flow
11 4 (0.85%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.85%) Protractor
11 4 (0.85%) Subversion
11 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 85 (18.16%) Finance
2 19 (4.06%) Marketing
3 15 (3.21%) Public Sector
4 10 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.71%) Banking
5 8 (1.71%) Electronics
5 8 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.28%) Games
7 4 (0.85%) Law
7 4 (0.85%) Legal
7 4 (0.85%) Retail
8 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.64%) Automotive
8 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.64%) Publishing
9 2 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Front Office
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 468 (100.00%) .NET
2 255 (54.49%) .NET Core
3 205 (43.80%) ASP.NET
4 187 (39.96%) HTML
5 168 (35.90%) CSS
6 140 (29.91%) AngularJS
7 130 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 129 (27.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 119 (25.43%) .NET Framework
10 104 (22.22%) React
11 94 (20.09%) jQuery
12 59 (12.61%) Entity Framework
13 58 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 47 (10.04%) HTML5
15 45 (9.62%) Vue.js
16 42 (8.97%) Web Services
17 41 (8.76%) REST
18 38 (8.12%) ASP.NET Core
18 38 (8.12%) JSON
19 36 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.19%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (6.41%) User Experience
3 16 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.85%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.64%) Blog
9 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.43%) Derivative
9 2 (0.43%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.43%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.43%) NHS
9 2 (0.43%) Robotics
10 1 (0.21%) Animation
10 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.21%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.21%) EPoS
10 1 (0.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.21%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.91%) Windows
2 10 (2.14%) Linux
3 4 (0.85%) Android
4 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.64%) Unix
5 2 (0.43%) AIX
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (51.07%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (44.23%) MVC
3 116 (24.79%) Microservices
4 98 (20.94%) DevOps
5 91 (19.44%) TDD
6 69 (14.74%) Scrum
7 58 (12.39%) SOLID
8 53 (11.32%) Web Development
9 52 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 50 (10.68%) Fintech
11 48 (10.26%) SDLC
12 43 (9.19%) Software Engineering
13 42 (8.97%) Mentoring
14 34 (7.26%) BDD
14 34 (7.26%) OOP
15 31 (6.62%) Artificial Intelligence
15 31 (6.62%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (6.62%) SOA
16 29 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (5.34%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 401 (85.68%) C#
2 238 (50.85%) JavaScript
3 209 (44.66%) SQL
4 46 (9.83%) T-SQL
4 46 (9.83%) VB.NET
5 36 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 18 (3.85%) Python
7 7 (1.50%) Java
8 6 (1.28%) C
8 6 (1.28%) F#
8 6 (1.28%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.07%) C++
10 3 (0.64%) ES6
11 2 (0.43%) BeanShell
11 2 (0.43%) Go
11 2 (0.43%) PHP
11 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.43%) VB
11 2 (0.43%) VBA
11 2 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (8.33%) Degree
2 9 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.07%) MCSD
3 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.85%) MCPD
5 3 (0.64%) PhD
5 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) PSD2
System Software
1 51 (10.90%) Docker
2 4 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 24 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.85%) MIIS
3 2 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.43%) Terraform
4 1 (0.21%) Grafana
4 1 (0.21%) Kibana
4 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 104 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.35%) Xamarin
3 10 (2.14%) SAP
3 10 (2.14%) Sitecore
4 9 (1.92%) Oracle
5 8 (1.71%) Atlassian
5 8 (1.71%) Google
6 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.43%) Databricks
7 2 (0.43%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.43%) EMC
7 2 (0.43%) HP
7 2 (0.43%) Sun
7 2 (0.43%) Sybase
7 2 (0.43%) Telerik
8 1 (0.21%) BT
8 1 (0.21%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.21%) Epicor
8 1 (0.21%) Intel
8 1 (0.21%) Sage