Period
to 23 October 2017

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 38 42
Rank change year-on-year -22 +4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 627 733 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.87% 6.04% 5.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 6.20% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 592 702 718
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,875 £52,375 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

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 12450 11816 12652
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.34% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9972 9953 10412
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 2017. 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 -20 366 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Cheshire -22 168 £40,000 +6.67% 12
Lancashire -11 49 £37,500 -2.60% 1
Merseyside +16 38 £35,000 -4.11% 1
Cumbria +1 5 £42,500 +54.55%
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, C# .NET Developer 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 across the North West region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 627 (100.00%) C#
1 627 (100.00%) .NET
2 476 (75.92%) ASP.NET
3 397 (63.32%) MVC
4 383 (61.08%) SQL Server
5 345 (55.02%) JavaScript
6 281 (44.82%) SQL
7 271 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
8 262 (41.79%) HTML
9 260 (41.47%) CSS
10 248 (39.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 226 (36.04%) jQuery
12 174 (27.75%) Web Development
13 165 (26.32%) Web Services
14 158 (25.20%) Microsoft
15 143 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 136 (21.69%) .NET Framework
17 130 (20.73%) TDD
18 129 (20.57%) Finance
19 125 (19.94%) AngularJS
20 121 (19.30%) WCF
21 107 (17.07%) Scrum
22 94 (14.99%) HTML5
23 89 (14.19%) Visual Studio
24 84 (13.40%) Entity Framework
25 78 (12.44%) XML
26 70 (11.16%) Windows
26 70 (11.16%) Degree
27 69 (11.00%) Ajax
27 69 (11.00%) VB.NET

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 32 (5.10%) CMS
2 21 (3.35%) Umbraco
3 11 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (1.59%) EPiServer
5 5 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.64%) IIS
6 4 (0.64%) Kentico
6 4 (0.64%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.48%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.48%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.32%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.16%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.35%) SaaS
3 6 (0.96%) npm
4 5 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.48%) Serverless
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.51%) Internet
2 10 (1.59%) SMS
3 9 (1.44%) Wireless
4 8 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.12%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.12%) HTTP
5 7 (1.12%) RS-232
6 4 (0.64%) Broadband
7 2 (0.32%) Firewall
8 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (61.08%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (4.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 28 (4.47%) Relational Database
6 27 (4.31%) MySQL
7 25 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (3.35%) RDBMS
9 20 (3.19%) NoSQL
9 20 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.80%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.64%) DocumentDB
12 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.32%) DTS
14 2 (0.32%) Qlik Sense
14 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.16%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 89 (14.19%) Visual Studio
2 46 (7.34%) Git (software)
3 42 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (4.94%) MSTest
4 31 (4.94%) NUnit
5 30 (4.78%) Subversion
6 19 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 12 (1.91%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.91%) Selenium
8 11 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (1.28%) JIRA
9 8 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Blend
10 7 (1.12%) MSI
10 7 (1.12%) NuGet
10 7 (1.12%) WiX
11 4 (0.64%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.48%) gulp
12 3 (0.48%) Protractor
12 3 (0.48%) ReSharper
General
1 129 (20.57%) Finance
2 50 (7.97%) Marketing
3 28 (4.47%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.31%) Manufacturing
5 26 (4.15%) Electronics
6 14 (2.23%) Back Office
7 7 (1.12%) Games
7 7 (1.12%) Law
8 6 (0.96%) Retail
9 4 (0.64%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 627 (100.00%) .NET
2 476 (75.92%) ASP.NET
3 262 (41.79%) HTML
4 260 (41.47%) CSS
5 248 (39.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 226 (36.04%) jQuery
7 165 (26.32%) Web Services
8 143 (22.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 136 (21.69%) .NET Framework
10 125 (19.94%) AngularJS
11 121 (19.30%) WCF
12 94 (14.99%) HTML5
13 84 (13.40%) Entity Framework
14 78 (12.44%) XML
15 69 (11.00%) Ajax
16 62 (9.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 60 (9.57%) LINQ
18 59 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 46 (7.34%) WPF
20 44 (7.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.61%) N-Tier
2 46 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (5.58%) Mobile App
4 33 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (4.47%) iPad
7 25 (3.99%) Fintech
8 23 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (2.55%) Blog
9 16 (2.55%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.75%) Social Network
10 11 (1.75%) User Experience
11 10 (1.59%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.44%) Mobile Computing
13 7 (1.12%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 7 (1.12%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
15 1 (0.16%) FMCG
15 1 (0.16%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (11.16%) Windows
2 10 (1.59%) Android
2 10 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 8 (1.28%) Linux
4 7 (1.12%) Mac OS
4 7 (1.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 5 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (63.32%) MVC
2 271 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (27.75%) Web Development
4 130 (20.73%) TDD
5 107 (17.07%) Scrum
6 68 (10.85%) Software Engineering
7 62 (9.89%) OO
8 57 (9.09%) SDLC
8 57 (9.09%) SOA
8 57 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 54 (8.61%) OOP
10 48 (7.66%) SOLID
11 45 (7.18%) Dependency Injection
11 45 (7.18%) Test Automation
12 42 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (6.54%) MVVM
14 36 (5.74%) Web Application Development
15 35 (5.58%) BDD
16 31 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (4.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 627 (100.00%) C#
2 345 (55.02%) JavaScript
3 281 (44.82%) SQL
4 69 (11.00%) VB.NET
5 42 (6.70%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.03%) VB
7 18 (2.87%) C
8 17 (2.71%) TypeScript
9 16 (2.55%) C++
9 16 (2.55%) Ruby
10 14 (2.23%) VB6
11 11 (1.75%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.44%) PHP
13 8 (1.28%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.28%) XAML
14 6 (0.96%) Java
15 5 (0.80%) XPath
16 3 (0.48%) PHP 5
16 3 (0.48%) Python
16 3 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 70 (11.16%) Degree
2 9 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.28%) MCP
4 7 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.48%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.32%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.16%) MCPD
8 1 (0.16%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.51%) QA
2 5 (0.80%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 158 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.31%) SAP
3 16 (2.55%) Sitecore
4 14 (2.23%) Facebook
5 13 (2.07%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.91%) Twitter
7 8 (1.28%) Adobe
7 8 (1.28%) Capita
8 7 (1.12%) Castleton
8 7 (1.12%) Oracle
9 6 (0.96%) Google
10 3 (0.48%) Sybase
11 2 (0.32%) Sun
12 1 (0.16%) Apple
12 1 (0.16%) RedGate