Period
to 6 May 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior .NET Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 331 339 351
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 814 917 1,347
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.90% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.94% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 744 813 1,222
10th Percentile £41,500 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 81,772 97,376 141,089
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.84% 95.32% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63,439 79,050 113,190
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +20 728 £56,500 -1.74% 134
UK excluding London +12 551 £52,500 - 110
London +36 225 £73,750 +9.26% 34
South East +51 177 £58,000 +5.45% 23
Work from Home -129 129 £55,000 - 35
North of England -31 126 £50,000 -4.76% 36
South West +4 83 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Midlands -5 78 £51,250 -1.44% 24
North West -14 60 £50,000 -8.26% 23
Yorkshire -28 56 £52,500 +5.00% 9
East Midlands +14 44 £51,250 +2.50% 13
Scotland -20 37 £50,000 - 5
West Midlands -31 34 £51,250 -2.38% 11
East of England +26 31 £52,500 -4.55% 10
Wales +41 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East +16 10 £43,500 +2.35% 4
Northern Ireland +5 1 £55,000 +37.50% 4

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 814 (100.00%) .NET
2 737 (90.54%) C#
3 476 (58.48%) JavaScript
4 475 (58.35%) .NET Core
5 470 (57.74%) Azure
6 394 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
7 389 (47.79%) SQL
8 342 (42.01%) SQL Server
9 340 (41.77%) ASP.NET
10 322 (39.56%) MVC
11 288 (35.38%) CSS
12 245 (30.10%) HTML
13 234 (28.75%) AngularJS
14 230 (28.26%) .NET Framework
15 204 (25.06%) ASP.NET Web API
16 200 (24.57%) DevOps
16 200 (24.57%) React
17 196 (24.08%) Microsoft
18 180 (22.11%) Microservices
19 165 (20.27%) TDD
20 137 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
21 134 (16.46%) Scrum
22 126 (15.48%) Finance
23 125 (15.36%) Web Services
24 109 (13.39%) SOLID
25 107 (13.14%) T-SQL
26 106 (13.02%) Entity Framework
27 103 (12.65%) OO
28 102 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
28 102 (12.53%) Mentoring

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 43 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 29 (3.56%) IIS
3 19 (2.33%) CMS
4 11 (1.35%) EPiServer
4 11 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (1.35%) Umbraco
5 10 (1.23%) Kentico
6 8 (0.98%) Confluence
7 6 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.49%) Headless CMS
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.12%) nginx
10 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 38 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.25%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.12%) Maximo
4 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 470 (57.74%) Azure
2 93 (11.43%) AWS
3 59 (7.25%) Azure App Service
4 58 (7.13%) Azure Service Bus
5 53 (6.51%) PaaS
6 51 (6.27%) SaaS
7 47 (5.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 41 (5.04%) Azure Service Fabric
8 41 (5.04%) Azure Storage
8 41 (5.04%) Serverless
9 40 (4.91%) Azure Key Vault
10 19 (2.33%) Azure Functions
11 16 (1.97%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 16 (1.97%) GCP
12 12 (1.47%) Azure Stack
13 7 (0.86%) Power Platform
14 5 (0.61%) GitHub
14 5 (0.61%) Slack
15 4 (0.49%) Microsoft 365
15 4 (0.49%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.97%) Skype
2 10 (1.23%) HTTP
3 1 (0.12%) AMQP
3 1 (0.12%) Firewall
3 1 (0.12%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (42.01%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.81%) Azure SQL Database
3 29 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.95%) MySQL
5 19 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.09%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.47%) Redis
9 10 (1.23%) Big Data
9 10 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.37%) Power BI
12 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 66 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 63 (7.74%) Visual Studio Team System
3 56 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (4.18%) Visual Studio
5 24 (2.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (2.33%) NUnit
7 17 (2.09%) TeamCity
8 16 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (1.72%) JIRA
10 8 (0.98%) Selenium
10 8 (0.98%) SpecFlow
11 7 (0.86%) JSUnit
12 6 (0.74%) MSTest
13 5 (0.61%) git-flow
13 5 (0.61%) Moq
13 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.49%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.37%) Cypress.io
15 3 (0.37%) JMeter
15 3 (0.37%) SonarQube
General
1 126 (15.48%) Finance
2 81 (9.95%) Social Skills
3 65 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (5.28%) Games
5 25 (3.07%) Retail
6 23 (2.83%) Marketing
7 20 (2.46%) Automotive
7 20 (2.46%) Banking
8 16 (1.97%) Organisational Skills
9 13 (1.60%) Front Office
9 13 (1.60%) Police
10 12 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.23%) Telecoms
12 9 (1.11%) Aerospace
12 9 (1.11%) Public Sector
13 8 (0.98%) Electronics
13 8 (0.98%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.86%) Law
15 6 (0.74%) Back Office
15 6 (0.74%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 814 (100.00%) .NET
2 475 (58.35%) .NET Core
3 340 (41.77%) ASP.NET
4 288 (35.38%) CSS
5 245 (30.10%) HTML
6 234 (28.75%) AngularJS
7 230 (28.26%) .NET Framework
8 204 (25.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 200 (24.57%) React
10 137 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 125 (15.36%) Web Services
12 106 (13.02%) Entity Framework
13 101 (12.41%) jQuery
14 93 (11.43%) REST
15 82 (10.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 74 (9.09%) Vue.js
17 59 (7.25%) CSS3
18 58 (7.13%) Node.js
18 58 (7.13%) RESTful
19 55 (6.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (4.79%) N-Tier
3 38 (4.67%) Mobile App
3 38 (4.67%) Reinsurance
4 24 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (2.33%) User Experience
6 12 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.23%) Equities
8 9 (1.11%) NHS
9 7 (0.86%) Derivative
9 7 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.74%) OTC Derivatives
11 5 (0.61%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.61%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.61%) Wiki
12 4 (0.49%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.49%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.49%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.37%) Fixed Income
14 2 (0.25%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 27 (3.32%) Windows
2 12 (1.47%) Windows Server
3 11 (1.35%) Linux
4 8 (0.98%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.12%) Debian
6 1 (0.12%) Unix
6 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (39.56%) MVC
3 200 (24.57%) DevOps
4 180 (22.11%) Microservices
5 165 (20.27%) TDD
6 134 (16.46%) Scrum
7 109 (13.39%) SOLID
8 103 (12.65%) OO
9 102 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
9 102 (12.53%) Mentoring
10 91 (11.18%) Software Engineering
11 82 (10.07%) Test Automation
12 73 (8.97%) Unit Testing
13 69 (8.48%) SOA
14 59 (7.25%) SDLC
15 56 (6.88%) Deployment Automation
16 55 (6.76%) Fintech
17 51 (6.27%) Problem-Solving
17 51 (6.27%) Web Development
18 49 (6.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 737 (90.54%) C#
2 476 (58.48%) JavaScript
3 389 (47.79%) SQL
4 107 (13.14%) T-SQL
5 86 (10.57%) TypeScript
6 59 (7.25%) PowerShell
7 23 (2.83%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.11%) C++
9 8 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.86%) ES6
10 7 (0.86%) PHP
11 5 (0.61%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.49%) Java
12 4 (0.49%) Python
13 2 (0.25%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.25%) F#
13 2 (0.25%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.25%) Ruby
13 2 (0.25%) XAML
14 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 94 (11.55%) Degree
2 21 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.21%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.11%) HNC
6 5 (0.61%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) ISEB
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.44%) QA
System Software
1 78 (9.58%) Docker
2 8 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 54 (6.63%) Terraform
2 44 (5.41%) Kubernetes
3 39 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.37%) Grafana
4 3 (0.37%) MIIS
5 2 (0.25%) Kibana
5 2 (0.25%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) Graphite
6 1 (0.12%) Graylog
6 1 (0.12%) Marathon
6 1 (0.12%) Opsgenie
6 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 196 (24.08%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.02%) Oracle
3 38 (4.67%) Nintex
4 17 (2.09%) Google
5 15 (1.84%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.47%) Sitecore
7 8 (0.98%) SAP
8 7 (0.86%) Telerik
9 6 (0.74%) Murex
9 6 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.74%) Sophis
10 3 (0.37%) Apple
10 3 (0.37%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.37%) Meridio
10 3 (0.37%) Micro Focus
10 3 (0.37%) PayPal
10 3 (0.37%) VMware
11 2 (0.25%) BT
12 1 (0.12%) IBM
12 1 (0.12%) JD Edwards