Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 50 45
Rank change year-on-year -31 -5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 466 685 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.76% 5.31% 5.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 5.49% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 434 659 568
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +7.14%

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 12,002 12,479 10,966
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 96.79% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9,774 10,302 9,266
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -12 261 £45,000 +12.50% 43
Cheshire -41 125 £42,500 +6.25% 23
Lancashire -1 68 £38,500 +18.46% 9
Merseyside -38 11 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Cumbria -8 1 £35,000 -23.91% 1
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 466 (100.00%) C#
1 466 (100.00%) .NET
2 329 (70.60%) SQL Server
3 316 (67.81%) ASP.NET
4 259 (55.58%) MVC
5 258 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
6 247 (53.00%) SQL
7 234 (50.21%) JavaScript
8 204 (43.78%) HTML
9 192 (41.20%) CSS
10 143 (30.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 139 (29.83%) Microsoft
12 112 (24.03%) AngularJS
13 111 (23.82%) Scrum
14 110 (23.61%) Finance
15 106 (22.75%) jQuery
15 106 (22.75%) Web Development
16 95 (20.39%) .NET Framework
17 94 (20.17%) ASP.NET Web API
18 92 (19.74%) T-SQL
19 88 (18.88%) OO
20 87 (18.67%) TDD
21 78 (16.74%) Web Services
22 75 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
23 74 (15.88%) Git (software)
24 72 (15.45%) Windows
25 69 (14.81%) WCF
26 61 (13.09%) Visual Studio
26 61 (13.09%) Greenfield Project
27 59 (12.66%) Software Engineering

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 20 (4.29%) CMS
2 17 (3.65%) IIS
2 17 (3.65%) Umbraco
3 11 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.07%) EPiServer
4 5 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.43%) nginx
6 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.21%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.50%) NuGet
4 6 (1.29%) PaaS
5 5 (1.07%) GitHub
5 5 (1.07%) SaaS
6 4 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) npm
7 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.07%) HTTP
2 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.43%) Intranet
3 2 (0.43%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (70.60%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.59%) SQL Server 2016
3 32 (6.87%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (2.79%) MySQL
7 13 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.36%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.15%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.86%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.86%) Couchbase
11 4 (0.86%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.64%) VLDB
13 2 (0.43%) Redis
14 1 (0.21%) Cosmos DB
14 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.21%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 74 (15.88%) Git (software)
2 61 (13.09%) Visual Studio
3 45 (9.66%) NUnit
4 30 (6.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (6.22%) MSTest
6 27 (5.79%) JIRA
7 16 (3.43%) Grunt
8 13 (2.79%) Moq
9 12 (2.58%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (2.58%) Selenium
10 11 (2.36%) Subversion
11 8 (1.72%) TeamCity
12 7 (1.50%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.50%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.07%) gulp
13 5 (1.07%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 2 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
15 2 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 110 (23.61%) Finance
2 44 (9.44%) Retail
3 22 (4.72%) Automotive
4 16 (3.43%) Marketing
5 15 (3.22%) Games
6 13 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.72%) Legal
7 8 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.07%) Electronics
9 4 (0.86%) Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (100.00%) .NET
2 316 (67.81%) ASP.NET
3 204 (43.78%) HTML
4 192 (41.20%) CSS
5 143 (30.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 112 (24.03%) AngularJS
7 106 (22.75%) jQuery
8 95 (20.39%) .NET Framework
9 94 (20.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 78 (16.74%) Web Services
11 69 (14.81%) WCF
12 57 (12.23%) RESTful
13 52 (11.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 51 (10.94%) WinForms
15 44 (9.44%) LINQ
16 43 (9.23%) Entity Framework
17 41 (8.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 39 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 39 (8.37%) WPF
19 37 (7.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.09%) Greenfield Project
2 42 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.51%) Fintech
4 21 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (3.65%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.58%) Social Network
7 11 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.36%) User Experience
8 10 (2.15%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.50%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.86%) Blog
10 4 (0.86%) Music Streaming
11 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.43%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.43%) PKI
11 2 (0.43%) Social Media
12 1 (0.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 72 (15.45%) Windows
2 13 (2.79%) Android
3 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.43%) Linux
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (55.58%) MVC
2 258 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (23.82%) Scrum
4 106 (22.75%) Web Development
5 88 (18.88%) OO
6 87 (18.67%) TDD
7 75 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (12.66%) Software Engineering
9 55 (11.80%) Unit Testing
10 50 (10.73%) Kanban
11 47 (10.09%) Dependency Injection
12 41 (8.80%) BDD
13 39 (8.37%) Microservices
14 37 (7.94%) Web Application Development
15 35 (7.51%) MVVM
16 31 (6.65%) SDLC
17 28 (6.01%) OOP
18 27 (5.79%) Test Automation
19 24 (5.15%) SOLID
20 21 (4.51%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 466 (100.00%) C#
2 247 (53.00%) SQL
3 234 (50.21%) JavaScript
4 92 (19.74%) T-SQL
5 38 (8.15%) VB.NET
6 24 (5.15%) TypeScript
7 22 (4.72%) C
7 22 (4.72%) VB
8 21 (4.51%) VB6
9 19 (4.08%) C++
9 19 (4.08%) PHP
10 15 (3.22%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.79%) PHP 5
12 12 (2.58%) Java
13 6 (1.29%) Ruby
14 5 (1.07%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.07%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.07%) Python
15 3 (0.64%) Delphi
16 2 (0.43%) ES6
Qualifications
1 27 (5.79%) Degree
2 17 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.21%) MCP
3 1 (0.21%) MCPD
3 1 (0.21%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.36%) QA
2 6 (1.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (1.93%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.29%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 139 (29.83%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.87%) Capita
3 20 (4.29%) Xamarin
4 16 (3.43%) Twitter
5 14 (3.00%) WorldPay
6 13 (2.79%) Facebook
7 12 (2.58%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.29%) SAP
9 4 (0.86%) Google
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco
10 1 (0.21%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.21%) Intapp
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle
10 1 (0.21%) Reuters
10 1 (0.21%) Sun