Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior .NET Software Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior .NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1080 1042 1137
Rank change year-on-year -38 +95 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior .NET Software Engineer 99 146 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.082% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.085% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 76 144 121
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,625 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 167,103 171,058 200,204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,605 142,472 167,445
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,738
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.85% +1.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Senior .NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Software Engineer in the UK

Senior .NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for Senior .NET Software Engineer in the UK

Senior .NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior .NET Software Engineer in the UK

Senior .NET Software Engineer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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 -47 94 £57,500 +15.00% 13
UK excluding London -33 69 £50,000 +11.11% 8
South East +51 33 £57,500 +4.55% 1
London -17 30 £66,250 +1.92% 5
North of England -25 16 £47,500 +5.56% 6
North West -1 14 £47,500 +5.56% 6
South West -20 11 £50,000 +8.70%
Scotland -29 5 £47,500 -9.52%
East of England +2 4 £53,750 -17.31% 1
Yorkshire +14 2 - -

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Senior .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 99 (100.00%) .NET
1 99 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 94 (94.95%) C#
3 75 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (47.47%) ASP.NET
5 42 (42.42%) SQL
6 40 (40.40%) Scrum
7 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
7 35 (35.35%) MVC
8 33 (33.33%) WCF
9 32 (32.32%) SQL Server
10 30 (30.30%) Java
11 29 (29.29%) TDD
12 26 (26.26%) .NET Framework
13 25 (25.25%) HTML
13 25 (25.25%) CSS
13 25 (25.25%) OO
14 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (22.22%) E-Commerce
15 22 (22.22%) T-SQL
15 22 (22.22%) Degree
16 21 (21.21%) Multithreading
17 20 (20.20%) jQuery
17 20 (20.20%) Electronics
18 19 (19.19%) AngularJS
19 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
19 18 (18.18%) C
19 18 (18.18%) Visual Studio
19 18 (18.18%) Windows

Senior .NET Software Engineer 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 12 (12.12%) CMS
2 8 (8.08%) IIS
3 4 (4.04%) Confluence
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.01%) Kentico
4 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.01%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.07%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.01%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) Firewall
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (10.10%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.02%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 17 (17.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (16.16%) Subversion
4 15 (15.15%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.07%) NUnit
6 6 (6.06%) Moq
7 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.04%) JIRA
9 1 (1.01%) Maven
9 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.01%) MSTest
9 1 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (20.20%) Electronics
2 14 (14.14%) Finance
3 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.05%) Advertising
4 5 (5.05%) Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (47.47%) ASP.NET
3 33 (33.33%) WCF
4 26 (26.26%) .NET Framework
5 25 (25.25%) CSS
5 25 (25.25%) HTML
6 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (20.20%) jQuery
8 19 (19.19%) AngularJS
9 18 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (15.15%) XML
11 13 (13.13%) React
11 13 (13.13%) WPF
12 11 (11.11%) Node.js
13 9 (9.09%) REST
14 8 (8.08%) SOAP
14 8 (8.08%) Web Services
15 6 (6.06%) .NET Core
15 6 (6.06%) Entity Framework
16 5 (5.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.04%) Internet of Things
5 4 (4.04%) IVR
6 3 (3.03%) Fintech
7 2 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.02%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.01%) Derivative
8 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) Equities
8 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Windows Server
2 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Android
4 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 75 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (40.40%) Scrum
4 35 (35.35%) MVC
5 29 (29.29%) TDD
6 25 (25.25%) OO
7 22 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 21 (21.21%) Multithreading
9 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (17.17%) BDD
10 17 (17.17%) Refactoring
11 16 (16.16%) Mentoring
12 15 (15.15%) OOD
13 11 (11.11%) Microservices
14 10 (10.10%) SOA
15 7 (7.07%) Kanban
15 7 (7.07%) Pair Programming
15 7 (7.07%) Unit Testing
16 6 (6.06%) Test Automation
17 5 (5.05%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (94.95%) C#
2 42 (42.42%) SQL
3 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
4 30 (30.30%) Java
5 22 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 18 (18.18%) C
7 4 (4.04%) C++
7 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.03%) VB
9 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.02%) XAML
10 1 (1.01%) Go
10 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) Degree
2 15 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.03%) SEPA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Opsview
2 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.05%) SAP
2 5 (5.05%) TIBCO
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) Pega
4 3 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (1.01%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.01%) Dell
5 1 (1.01%) Sage
5 1 (1.01%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.01%) Symantec
5 1 (1.01%) Tableau
5 1 (1.01%) Xamarin