Period
to 23 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior .NET Developer was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 347 322 297
Rank change year-on-year -25 -25 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 1,310 1,736 1,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.91% 1.01% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.05% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,183 1,602 1,821
UK median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -1.96% +2.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £38,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 138,276 165,708 163,272
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 96.42% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 109,719 134,905 135,119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,448 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
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 23 May 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 23 May 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 1,172 £55,000 +10.00% 259
UK excluding London -22 867 £50,000 +2.04% 199
London +8 392 £70,000 +12.00% 80
North of England -22 272 £50,000 +11.11% 62
South East -40 264 £51,000 +2.00% 42
North West +17 132 £50,000 - 25
Yorkshire -20 129 £50,000 +11.11% 33
Midlands +4 105 £50,000 +5.26% 45
South West -32 82 £47,500 - 14
Scotland +47 67 £50,000 +5.26% 10
West Midlands +42 66 £47,500 +5.56% 25
East of England -12 57 £55,000 +4.76% 16
East Midlands -21 39 £55,000 +15.79% 20
Wales +9 11 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North East +6 11 £45,750 +7.02% 4
Northern Ireland -16 10 £60,000 +66.67% 8

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 1,310 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,223 (93.36%) C#
3 809 (61.76%) ASP.NET
4 746 (56.95%) MVC
5 668 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
6 648 (49.47%) JavaScript
7 608 (46.41%) SQL Server
8 547 (41.76%) SQL
9 494 (37.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 480 (36.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 440 (33.59%) HTML
12 406 (30.99%) CSS
13 386 (29.47%) AngularJS
14 382 (29.16%) ASP.NET Web API
15 372 (28.40%) .NET Framework
16 367 (28.02%) Microsoft
17 351 (26.79%) .NET Core
18 333 (25.42%) TDD
19 269 (20.53%) Scrum
20 261 (19.92%) jQuery
21 235 (17.94%) Software Engineering
22 234 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
23 228 (17.40%) Finance
24 216 (16.49%) Web Services
24 216 (16.49%) WCF
25 203 (15.50%) Microservices
25 203 (15.50%) Git (software)
26 199 (15.19%) Entity Framework
27 193 (14.73%) DevOps
28 177 (13.51%) 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 58 (4.43%) CMS
2 42 (3.21%) IIS
3 39 (2.98%) Umbraco
4 20 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.45%) NServiceBus
5 19 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (1.07%) Confluence
8 8 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.46%) Hyperledger
10 5 (0.38%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.23%) DNN
12 3 (0.23%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.076%) Captiva
13 1 (0.076%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.076%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.076%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.15%) HipChat
3 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.076%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 29 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.076%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.076%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.076%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 494 (37.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 234 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (6.03%) SaaS
4 26 (1.98%) PaaS
4 26 (1.98%) Power Platform
5 21 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (1.30%) Serverless
7 12 (0.92%) Office 365
8 10 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (0.69%) GitHub
10 8 (0.61%) Azure Functions
11 7 (0.53%) Heroku
12 6 (0.46%) npm
13 4 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
13 4 (0.31%) NuGet
13 4 (0.31%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.07%) HTTP
2 5 (0.38%) Internet
3 3 (0.23%) CTI
3 3 (0.23%) GPRS
4 2 (0.15%) Broadband
4 2 (0.15%) Skype
4 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.15%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.076%) AMQP
5 1 (0.076%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.076%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 608 (46.41%) SQL Server
2 83 (6.34%) Relational Database
3 76 (5.80%) NoSQL
4 61 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (4.50%) MongoDB
6 49 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 49 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (3.44%) MySQL
7 45 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (2.14%) Redis
9 26 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
10 25 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
11 24 (1.83%) Power BI
12 19 (1.45%) Big Data
13 18 (1.37%) Blockchain
14 16 (1.22%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.07%) Cosmos DB
16 8 (0.61%) Couchbase
17 7 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 203 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 160 (12.21%) Visual Studio
3 134 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 73 (5.57%) Visual Studio Team System
5 69 (5.27%) TeamCity
6 64 (4.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 53 (4.05%) JIRA
8 40 (3.05%) NUnit
9 19 (1.45%) Subversion
10 17 (1.30%) Selenium
11 16 (1.22%) Jenkins
11 16 (1.22%) MSTest
12 15 (1.15%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.92%) Moq
13 12 (0.92%) SpecFlow
14 7 (0.53%) Jasmine
14 7 (0.53%) Plastic SCM
14 7 (0.53%) ReSharper
15 6 (0.46%) Grunt
16 5 (0.38%) git-flow
General
1 228 (17.40%) Finance
2 80 (6.11%) Banking
3 60 (4.58%) Retail
4 55 (4.20%) Marketing
5 20 (1.53%) Law
6 19 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.15%) Games
8 14 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.76%) Electronics
10 9 (0.69%) Front Office
11 7 (0.53%) Legal
12 6 (0.46%) Back Office
13 4 (0.31%) Automotive
14 3 (0.23%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.23%) Publishing
15 2 (0.15%) Advertising
16 1 (0.076%) Digital Economy
16 1 (0.076%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.076%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,310 (100.00%) .NET
2 809 (61.76%) ASP.NET
3 480 (36.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 440 (33.59%) HTML
5 406 (30.99%) CSS
6 386 (29.47%) AngularJS
7 382 (29.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 372 (28.40%) .NET Framework
9 351 (26.79%) .NET Core
10 261 (19.92%) jQuery
11 216 (16.49%) WCF
11 216 (16.49%) Web Services
12 199 (15.19%) Entity Framework
13 177 (13.51%) React
14 148 (11.30%) REST
15 108 (8.24%) RESTful
16 104 (7.94%) WPF
17 102 (7.79%) HTML5
18 95 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 94 (7.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 143 (10.92%) Greenfield Project
2 91 (6.95%) Fintech
3 73 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (4.35%) User Experience
5 42 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 23 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (1.30%) Virtual Team
9 14 (1.07%) N-Tier
10 10 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (0.69%) Blog
11 9 (0.69%) Equities
12 8 (0.61%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.53%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
13 7 (0.53%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.53%) Robotics
14 6 (0.46%) Xbox
15 5 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
15 5 (0.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 89 (6.79%) Windows
2 27 (2.06%) Linux
3 20 (1.53%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.30%) Android
5 10 (0.76%) Unix
6 7 (0.53%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.31%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 746 (56.95%) MVC
2 668 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (25.42%) TDD
4 269 (20.53%) Scrum
5 235 (17.94%) Software Engineering
6 203 (15.50%) Microservices
7 193 (14.73%) DevOps
8 160 (12.21%) SOLID
9 159 (12.14%) OO
10 143 (10.92%) Mentoring
11 139 (10.61%) Unit Testing
12 136 (10.38%) BDD
13 132 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
14 131 (10.00%) SDLC
15 129 (9.85%) Test Automation
16 121 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
17 104 (7.94%) Web Development
18 84 (6.41%) Computer Science
19 82 (6.26%) OOP
20 60 (4.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,223 (93.36%) C#
2 648 (49.47%) JavaScript
3 547 (41.76%) SQL
4 145 (11.07%) T-SQL
5 83 (6.34%) TypeScript
6 48 (3.66%) VB.NET
7 33 (2.52%) C++
7 33 (2.52%) PowerShell
8 31 (2.37%) VB
9 29 (2.21%) Java
10 27 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 27 (2.06%) Python
11 15 (1.15%) F#
12 13 (0.99%) ES6
13 10 (0.76%) XAML
14 8 (0.61%) C
15 7 (0.53%) ANSI SQL
16 6 (0.46%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.46%) PHP
17 5 (0.38%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 124 (9.47%) Degree
2 27 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.76%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.38%) HND
7 5 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.15%) MBA
8 2 (0.15%) MCSD
9 1 (0.076%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.076%) MCP
9 1 (0.076%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (0.076%) GDPR
2 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 108 (8.24%) Docker
2 11 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.076%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.076%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 70 (5.34%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.07%) Terraform
3 13 (0.99%) Rancher
4 4 (0.31%) logstash
4 4 (0.31%) MIIS
5 2 (0.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.076%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.076%) Packer
6 1 (0.076%) Puppet
6 1 (0.076%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 367 (28.02%) Microsoft
2 45 (3.44%) Oracle
3 41 (3.13%) Xamarin
4 31 (2.37%) Google
5 20 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 14 (1.07%) SAP
8 12 (0.92%) Axosoft
9 7 (0.53%) ForgeRock
10 6 (0.46%) IBM
10 6 (0.46%) Telerik
11 4 (0.31%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.23%) Avaya
12 3 (0.23%) Facebook
12 3 (0.23%) Fidessa
12 3 (0.23%) Thunderhead
12 3 (0.23%) VMware
13 2 (0.15%) Splunk
14 1 (0.076%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.076%) Cadence