Period
to 23 November 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 November 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 38 44
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 579 768 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.37% 6.14% 5.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 6.33% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 541 738 673
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £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 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

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 November 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 November 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 -23 358 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Cheshire -39 134 £41,250 +13.01% 21
Lancashire 0 58 £37,500 -2.60% 6
Merseyside -7 23 £35,000 -4.11% 2
Cumbria +6 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 November 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.

1 579 (100.00%) C#
1 579 (100.00%) .NET
2 427 (73.75%) ASP.NET
3 356 (61.49%) MVC
4 328 (56.65%) SQL Server
5 318 (54.92%) JavaScript
6 273 (47.15%) SQL
7 267 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
8 238 (41.11%) CSS
9 228 (39.38%) HTML
10 224 (38.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 190 (32.82%) jQuery
12 153 (26.42%) Web Development
13 152 (26.25%) Web Services
14 125 (21.59%) ASP.NET Web API
15 123 (21.24%) Microsoft
16 119 (20.55%) Finance
17 116 (20.03%) .NET Framework
17 116 (20.03%) WCF
18 110 (19.00%) Scrum
19 109 (18.83%) TDD
20 104 (17.96%) AngularJS
21 80 (13.82%) HTML5
22 73 (12.61%) XML
22 73 (12.61%) Software Engineering
23 69 (11.92%) Visual Studio
24 67 (11.57%) Entity Framework
25 65 (11.23%) OO
26 64 (11.05%) Ajax
27 61 (10.54%) Degree

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 29 (5.01%) CMS
2 16 (2.76%) Umbraco
3 9 (1.55%) EPiServer
4 8 (1.38%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.69%) Kentico
5 4 (0.69%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.52%) ColdFusion
6 3 (0.52%) IIS
6 3 (0.52%) Sitefinity
7 2 (0.35%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.17%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.17%) SAS
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.90%) SaaS
4 5 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.52%) Serverless
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.76%) Internet
2 10 (1.73%) SMS
3 6 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.04%) Wireless
4 5 (0.86%) HTTP
5 4 (0.69%) Broadband
6 3 (0.52%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.52%) RS-232
7 2 (0.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (56.65%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (4.66%) MySQL
3 27 (4.66%) SQL Server 2016
3 27 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 16 (2.76%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (2.42%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.69%) DocumentDB
8 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.35%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 69 (11.92%) Visual Studio
2 40 (6.91%) Git (software)
3 36 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (5.18%) MSTest
5 29 (5.01%) NUnit
6 23 (3.97%) Subversion
7 18 (3.11%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.90%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.73%) Selenium
10 7 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (1.04%) gulp
11 6 (1.04%) JIRA
11 6 (1.04%) Moq
12 5 (0.86%) Grunt
13 4 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
13 4 (0.69%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Blend
14 3 (0.52%) MSI
14 3 (0.52%) PowerBuilder
General
1 119 (20.55%) Finance
2 42 (7.25%) Marketing
3 30 (5.18%) Manufacturing
3 30 (5.18%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.49%) Electronics
5 14 (2.42%) Back Office
6 8 (1.38%) Retail
7 6 (1.04%) Law
8 5 (0.86%) Games
9 3 (0.52%) Advertising
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 579 (100.00%) .NET
2 427 (73.75%) ASP.NET
3 238 (41.11%) CSS
4 228 (39.38%) HTML
5 224 (38.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 190 (32.82%) jQuery
7 152 (26.25%) Web Services
8 125 (21.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 116 (20.03%) .NET Framework
9 116 (20.03%) WCF
10 104 (17.96%) AngularJS
11 80 (13.82%) HTML5
12 73 (12.61%) XML
13 67 (11.57%) Entity Framework
14 64 (11.05%) Ajax
15 56 (9.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 52 (8.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 51 (8.81%) LINQ
18 45 (7.77%) WinForms
19 44 (7.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.64%) N-Tier
2 41 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 29 (5.01%) Mobile App
5 28 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (4.84%) Fintech
6 23 (3.97%) iPad
7 18 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (2.07%) Blog
8 12 (2.07%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.73%) Social Network
10 9 (1.55%) User Experience
11 6 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
12 4 (0.69%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.52%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 3 (0.52%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.35%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.35%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 57 (9.84%) Windows
2 7 (1.21%) Android
2 7 (1.21%) Apple iOS
3 4 (0.69%) Linux
4 3 (0.52%) Mac OS
4 3 (0.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 3 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (61.49%) MVC
2 267 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (26.42%) Web Development
4 110 (19.00%) Scrum
5 109 (18.83%) TDD
6 73 (12.61%) Software Engineering
7 65 (11.23%) OO
8 58 (10.02%) SOA
9 50 (8.64%) SDLC
10 46 (7.94%) OOP
11 41 (7.08%) Test Automation
12 39 (6.74%) Unit Testing
13 38 (6.56%) MVVM
14 37 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (6.22%) SOLID
16 34 (5.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 32 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (5.18%) BDD
19 28 (4.84%) Web Application Development
20 27 (4.66%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 579 (100.00%) C#
2 318 (54.92%) JavaScript
3 273 (47.15%) SQL
4 57 (9.84%) VB.NET
5 52 (8.98%) T-SQL
6 17 (2.94%) TypeScript
7 16 (2.76%) C
7 16 (2.76%) VB
8 15 (2.59%) C++
8 15 (2.59%) PL/SQL
9 13 (2.25%) VB6
10 12 (2.07%) Ruby
11 10 (1.73%) PHP
12 7 (1.21%) Java
13 6 (1.04%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.04%) XPath
14 5 (0.86%) Python
15 4 (0.69%) PHP 5
16 3 (0.52%) Scala
16 3 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 61 (10.54%) Degree
2 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.04%) MCP
4 4 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.52%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.35%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.17%) MCPD
7 1 (0.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.97%) QA
2 3 (0.52%) WAI
3 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 123 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.66%) SAP
3 17 (2.94%) Capita
4 12 (2.07%) Facebook
4 12 (2.07%) Xamarin
5 11 (1.90%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.73%) Twitter
7 9 (1.55%) Oracle
8 8 (1.38%) Adobe
9 6 (1.04%) Google
10 5 (0.86%) Castleton
11 3 (0.52%) Sybase
12 2 (0.35%) Epicor
12 2 (0.35%) WorldPay
13 1 (0.17%) Apple
13 1 (0.17%) Sun