The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Programmer
Rank 679 619 477
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -142
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 263 336 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.32% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.33% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 240 321 509
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C# Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the UK.

C# Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

C# Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# Programmer over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

C# Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

C# Programmer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 256 £45,000 +12.50% 43
London +7 103 £55,000 +10.00% 11
East of England -23 56 £45,000 - 13
Yorkshire +28 29 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 29 £45,000 +12.50% 5
South East -32 26 £46,400 +23.73% 5
West Yorkshire +13 25 £31,877 -14.99%
Cambridge +3 25 £45,000 - 5
Leeds +21 24 £42,500 +13.33%
West Midlands -16 24 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Hertfordshire +6 20 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Birmingham +5 16 £35,000 +22.80% 4
Ealing -9 11 £67,500 - 1
North West +22 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
City of London +35 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Sussex 0 8 £55,000 +46.66% 1
East Midlands +9 6 £40,000 +48.14% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Essex -13 6 £60,000 +62.16% 4
Otley +8 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Milton Keynes +2 5 £40,000 +6.66% 1
St Albans -5 5 £42,500 -29.16%
Lancaster - 5 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Horsham - 5 £55,000 -
Kent +2 4 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Staffordshire -8 4 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £43,200 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 - 1

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited C# Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C# Programmer in their job title.

1 536 (100.00%) C#
2 472 (88.06%) .NET
3 323 (60.26%) SQL Server
4 292 (54.48%) ASP.NET
5 233 (43.47%) SQL
6 219 (40.86%) MVC
7 211 (39.37%) JavaScript
8 201 (37.50%) HTML
9 164 (30.60%) WCF
10 157 (29.29%) Microsoft
11 148 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
12 140 (26.12%) Degree
13 133 (24.81%) Finance
14 131 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 124 (23.13%) Software Engineering
16 116 (21.64%) CSS
17 107 (19.96%) WPF
18 101 (18.84%) jQuery
19 90 (16.79%) .NET Framework
20 89 (16.60%) WinForms
21 85 (15.86%) ASP.NET Web API
22 83 (15.49%) OO
23 80 (14.93%) Windows
24 79 (14.74%) TDD
25 76 (14.18%) XML
26 73 (13.62%) Computer Science
27 72 (13.43%) Visual Studio
28 71 (13.25%) HTML5
28 71 (13.25%) AngularJS
29 68 (12.69%) Java

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited C# Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C# Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (7.65%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.85%) IIS
3 18 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.49%) MediaWiki
7 5 (0.93%) CMS
8 3 (0.56%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.37%) Drupal
9 2 (0.37%) Node.js
9 2 (0.37%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.37%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.19%) Apache
10 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 47 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.37%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 60 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.49%) GitHub
3 7 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.37%) Office 365
5 2 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.36%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.61%) Network Security
3 8 (1.49%) Internet
4 4 (0.75%) Firewall
5 2 (0.37%) HTTP
6 1 (0.19%) Extranet
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (60.26%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (7.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (5.04%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.92%) MySQL
6 21 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (3.17%) NoSQL
7 17 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.49%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.31%) Event Store
10 5 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.75%) Tick Data
12 3 (0.56%) GIS
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.37%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 72 (13.43%) Visual Studio
2 36 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (3.73%) Git (software)
4 18 (3.36%) Subversion
5 16 (2.99%) NUnit
5 16 (2.99%) SpecFlow
6 14 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (2.24%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (2.05%) Moq
9 10 (1.87%) ReSharper
10 6 (1.12%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.93%) MSTest
11 5 (0.93%) Selenium
12 4 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.75%) CruiseControl
12 4 (0.75%) NMock
13 3 (0.56%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.37%) Grunt
14 2 (0.37%) PhantomJS
General
1 133 (24.81%) Finance
2 29 (5.41%) Banking
3 20 (3.73%) Front Office
4 19 (3.54%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.99%) Games
6 13 (2.43%) Retail
7 9 (1.68%) Law
8 8 (1.49%) Marketing
9 7 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.31%) Legal
10 4 (0.75%) Advertising
10 4 (0.75%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.75%) Back Office
11 3 (0.56%) Automotive
11 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.37%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.19%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (88.06%) .NET
2 292 (54.48%) ASP.NET
3 201 (37.50%) HTML
4 164 (30.60%) WCF
5 131 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 116 (21.64%) CSS
7 107 (19.96%) WPF
8 101 (18.84%) jQuery
9 90 (16.79%) .NET Framework
10 89 (16.60%) WinForms
11 85 (15.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 76 (14.18%) XML
13 71 (13.25%) AngularJS
13 71 (13.25%) HTML5
14 65 (12.13%) Web Services
15 47 (8.77%) Entity Framework
16 34 (6.34%) REST
17 30 (5.60%) CSS3
18 27 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 27 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.62%) Computer Science
2 33 (6.16%) Hedge funds
3 26 (4.85%) Equities
4 22 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.92%) Fixed Income
6 19 (3.54%) Derivative
7 18 (3.36%) Algorithms
8 16 (2.99%) Visualisation
9 14 (2.61%) BYOD
10 12 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.24%) Mathematics
11 11 (2.05%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.49%) CMDB
12 8 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (1.31%) Fintech
13 7 (1.31%) Neural Network
13 7 (1.31%) Social Media
14 5 (0.93%) NHS
14 5 (0.93%) Physics
15 4 (0.75%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.93%) Windows
2 28 (5.22%) Linux
3 22 (4.10%) Unix
4 13 (2.43%) Android
5 11 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.49%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.37%) AIX
7 2 (0.37%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (40.86%) MVC
2 148 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (23.13%) Software Engineering
4 83 (15.49%) OO
5 79 (14.74%) TDD
6 56 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (7.09%) Scrum
8 37 (6.90%) SOA
9 32 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
9 32 (5.97%) OOP
10 29 (5.41%) SDLC
11 26 (4.85%) Incident Management
12 25 (4.66%) OOD
12 25 (4.66%) Unit Testing
13 22 (4.10%) Analytics
13 22 (4.10%) Web Development
14 21 (3.92%) Mentoring
15 20 (3.73%) BDD
16 19 (3.54%) System Integration Testing
16 19 (3.54%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 536 (100.00%) C#
2 233 (43.47%) SQL
3 211 (39.37%) JavaScript
4 68 (12.69%) Java
5 65 (12.13%) C++
6 38 (7.09%) T-SQL
7 34 (6.34%) VB.NET
8 26 (4.85%) F#
9 22 (4.10%) Delphi
10 16 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 16 (2.99%) Python
11 15 (2.80%) Objective-C
11 15 (2.80%) VBA
12 13 (2.43%) VB
13 12 (2.24%) PHP
13 12 (2.24%) XAML
14 8 (1.49%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.93%) Erlang
15 5 (0.93%) Scala
16 4 (0.75%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 140 (26.12%) Degree
2 11 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.37%) PhD
5 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.37%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.75%) NFS
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (2.61%) WMI
2 3 (0.56%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 157 (29.29%) Microsoft
2 49 (9.14%) Oracle
3 14 (2.61%) Apple
4 5 (0.93%) Google
5 4 (0.75%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.56%) Tableau
6 3 (0.56%) Telerik
6 3 (0.56%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.37%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.37%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.37%) FactSet
7 2 (0.37%) Reuters
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos
8 1 (0.19%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.19%) SAP
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40k - £70k per annum + bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 70k per month
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
BMC Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + Pension, Healthcare, 25days, life assurance, flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k + pension and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 55k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + 5% Pension, 25 days, 10am - 4pm core hours and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + 10% bonus, 5% pension, 25 days and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + Excellent Beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago