Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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

C# .NET Developer
England > North West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 43 49
Rank change year-on-year -42 +6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 470 733 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.72% 5.96% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 6.16% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 422 711 581
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,979 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,222 11,893 11,552
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 96.64% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9,880 9,967 9,650
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in the North West

C# .NET Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for C# .NET Developer in the North West

C# .NET Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the North West

C# .NET Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Manchester -24 295 £42,500 - 35
Cheshire -64 111 £42,500 +13.33% 36
Lancashire +1 54 £37,250 +6.43% 10
Merseyside -36 7 £40,000 +14.29% 8
Cumbria - 3 £42,500 -
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, C# .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 across the North West region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 470 (100.00%) C#
1 470 (100.00%) .NET
2 327 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 283 (60.21%) SQL Server
4 268 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
5 252 (53.62%) MVC
6 234 (49.79%) JavaScript
7 226 (48.09%) SQL
8 181 (38.51%) CSS
9 164 (34.89%) HTML
10 149 (31.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 148 (31.49%) jQuery
12 131 (27.87%) Scrum
13 130 (27.66%) Microsoft
14 115 (24.47%) Web Services
15 113 (24.04%) T-SQL
16 97 (20.64%) Finance
17 96 (20.43%) .NET Framework
18 92 (19.57%) WCF
19 89 (18.94%) OO
20 84 (17.87%) TDD
21 79 (16.81%) Web Development
22 75 (15.96%) Software Engineering
22 75 (15.96%) AngularJS
23 74 (15.74%) Windows
24 60 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
24 60 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
25 55 (11.70%) RESTful
26 53 (11.28%) WinForms
27 47 (10.00%) Visual Studio

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (3.19%) CMS
2 9 (1.91%) Umbraco
3 8 (1.70%) EPiServer
3 8 (1.70%) IIS
4 7 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.43%) Facebook Platform
6 2 (0.43%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.21%) SAS
7 1 (0.21%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.43%) PaaS
3 2 (0.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.64%) Internet
2 2 (0.43%) Firewall
2 2 (0.43%) HTTP
2 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (60.21%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.23%) SQL Server 2016
3 21 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (3.62%) MySQL
5 16 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.55%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.06%) VLDB
11 4 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.85%) DTS
12 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.43%) Big Data
13 2 (0.43%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 36 (7.66%) NUnit
3 33 (7.02%) MSTest
4 26 (5.53%) Git (software)
4 26 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (4.04%) Subversion
6 15 (3.19%) Moq
6 15 (3.19%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (2.13%) JIRA
7 10 (2.13%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.28%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.06%) Grunt
9 5 (1.06%) gulp
10 4 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.43%) Protractor
12 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.21%) NuGet
12 1 (0.21%) SonarQube
General
1 97 (20.64%) Finance
2 43 (9.15%) Retail
3 14 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.13%) Marketing
5 8 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.49%) Back Office
7 5 (1.06%) Automotive
7 5 (1.06%) Banking
8 4 (0.85%) Electronics
8 4 (0.85%) Games
8 4 (0.85%) Legal
9 1 (0.21%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 470 (100.00%) .NET
2 327 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 181 (38.51%) CSS
4 164 (34.89%) HTML
5 149 (31.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 148 (31.49%) jQuery
7 115 (24.47%) Web Services
8 96 (20.43%) .NET Framework
9 92 (19.57%) WCF
10 75 (15.96%) AngularJS
11 60 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 55 (11.70%) RESTful
13 53 (11.28%) WinForms
14 46 (9.79%) XML
15 43 (9.15%) Entity Framework
15 43 (9.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 43 (9.15%) WPF
16 42 (8.94%) LINQ
17 36 (7.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 33 (7.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.36%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (6.17%) Fintech
3 26 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.19%) Social Network
6 13 (2.77%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.13%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.06%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.64%) NHS
12 2 (0.43%) Robotics
13 1 (0.21%) BBC
13 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.21%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.74%) Windows
2 3 (0.64%) Android
2 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (53.62%) MVC
3 131 (27.87%) Scrum
4 89 (18.94%) OO
5 84 (17.87%) TDD
6 79 (16.81%) Web Development
7 75 (15.96%) Software Engineering
8 60 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (9.36%) Kanban
10 40 (8.51%) SDLC
11 38 (8.09%) Secure Coding
12 36 (7.66%) BDD
12 36 (7.66%) Dependency Injection
12 36 (7.66%) Microservices
12 36 (7.66%) MVVM
13 32 (6.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 30 (6.38%) Waterfall
15 28 (5.96%) Unit Testing
16 26 (5.53%) OOD
16 26 (5.53%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 470 (100.00%) C#
2 234 (49.79%) JavaScript
3 226 (48.09%) SQL
4 113 (24.04%) T-SQL
5 45 (9.57%) VB.NET
6 28 (5.96%) C
7 19 (4.04%) C++
8 18 (3.83%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.40%) TypeScript
10 14 (2.98%) VB
11 10 (2.13%) Python
12 9 (1.91%) Java
12 9 (1.91%) PHP
12 9 (1.91%) VB6
13 8 (1.70%) PHP 5
14 6 (1.28%) XPath
15 5 (1.06%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.06%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.64%) VBScript
17 2 (0.43%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 42 (8.94%) Degree
2 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.43%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.43%) MCP
4 2 (0.43%) MCPD
4 2 (0.43%) MCSD
4 2 (0.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 130 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 43 (9.15%) Capita
3 25 (5.32%) WorldPay
4 17 (3.62%) Facebook
5 15 (3.19%) Twitter
6 9 (1.91%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.49%) Oracle
7 7 (1.49%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.06%) SAP
9 2 (0.43%) Epicor
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe
10 1 (0.21%) Castleton
10 1 (0.21%) Google
10 1 (0.21%) Intapp
10 1 (0.21%) Reuters