Period
to 22 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 55 38
Rank change year-on-year -14 -17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 484 675 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.08% 5.15% 5.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 5.32% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 467 640 668
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £27,900 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £52,625 £50,375
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 11,472 12,682 11,588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.67% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9,294 10,211 9,797
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 September 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 September 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 -9 303 £45,000 +12.50% 50
Cheshire -25 111 £43,250 +8.13% 11
Lancashire +6 47 £37,500 - 7
Merseyside -10 19 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Cumbria -2 3 £35,000 -17.65%
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 September 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.

1 484 (100.00%) C#
1 484 (100.00%) .NET
2 320 (66.12%) SQL Server
3 296 (61.16%) ASP.NET
4 277 (57.23%) Agile Software Development
5 271 (55.99%) MVC
6 236 (48.76%) JavaScript
7 214 (44.21%) SQL
8 198 (40.91%) HTML
9 175 (36.16%) CSS
10 169 (34.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 158 (32.64%) AngularJS
12 141 (29.13%) TDD
13 135 (27.89%) Continuous Integration
14 134 (27.69%) Microsoft
15 133 (27.48%) Scrum
15 133 (27.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 110 (22.73%) .NET Framework
17 103 (21.28%) Web Development
18 101 (20.87%) Finance
19 92 (19.01%) Microsoft Azure
20 83 (17.15%) jQuery
21 82 (16.94%) Kanban
22 80 (16.53%) SQL Server 2016
23 79 (16.32%) Dependency Injection
24 75 (15.50%) Greenfield Project
25 72 (14.88%) Enterprise Software
26 69 (14.26%) WPF
27 68 (14.05%) MVVM
28 67 (13.84%) T-SQL

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 24 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.27%) CMS
3 9 (1.86%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.45%) IIS
6 3 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.21%) Confluence
8 1 (0.21%) nginx
8 1 (0.21%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Fireworks
1 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 92 (19.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.27%) Google Play
4 10 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (2.07%) SaaS
5 7 (1.45%) NuGet
6 5 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.03%) GitHub
7 4 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.62%) PaaS
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.41%) Serverless
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.72%) Internet
2 14 (2.89%) Broadband
3 4 (0.83%) Intranet
4 3 (0.62%) HTTP
5 2 (0.41%) X.509
6 1 (0.21%) Hyperconnected
6 1 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (66.12%) SQL Server
2 80 (16.53%) SQL Server 2016
3 24 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.89%) MySQL
7 11 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.86%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (1.65%) Couchbase
10 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.83%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.41%) Amazon Aurora
14 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 65 (13.43%) Git (software)
2 60 (12.40%) Visual Studio
3 46 (9.50%) NUnit
4 42 (8.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (6.61%) MSTest
6 29 (5.99%) JIRA
7 19 (3.93%) Selenium
8 16 (3.31%) TeamCity
9 14 (2.89%) Grunt
10 11 (2.27%) SpecFlow
11 10 (2.07%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.65%) Moq
13 7 (1.45%) Subversion
13 7 (1.45%) WebDriver
14 6 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
15 5 (1.03%) gulp
16 4 (0.83%) Mercurial
17 3 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
17 3 (0.62%) ReSharper
17 3 (0.62%) Serilog
General
1 101 (20.87%) Finance
2 50 (10.33%) Games
3 27 (5.58%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.17%) Retail
5 17 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.31%) Marketing
7 14 (2.89%) Electronics
8 11 (2.27%) Automotive
9 7 (1.45%) Legal
10 4 (0.83%) Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 484 (100.00%) .NET
2 296 (61.16%) ASP.NET
3 198 (40.91%) HTML
4 175 (36.16%) CSS
5 169 (34.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 158 (32.64%) AngularJS
7 133 (27.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 110 (22.73%) .NET Framework
9 83 (17.15%) jQuery
10 69 (14.26%) WPF
11 64 (13.22%) Web Services
12 60 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 60 (12.40%) RESTful
13 55 (11.36%) WCF
14 54 (11.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 53 (10.95%) .NET Core
16 44 (9.09%) Entity Framework
17 43 (8.88%) HTML5
17 43 (8.88%) WinForms
18 41 (8.47%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.50%) Greenfield Project
2 72 (14.88%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.93%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.72%) User Experience
6 17 (3.51%) Social Network
7 12 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.48%) Tandem
8 11 (2.27%) Blog
8 11 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.27%) iPhone
9 9 (1.86%) Fintech
9 9 (1.86%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.24%) PMI
11 4 (0.83%) Music Streaming
12 2 (0.41%) PKI
13 1 (0.21%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.21%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.26%) Windows
2 27 (5.58%) Android
3 8 (1.65%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.83%) Linux
5 3 (0.62%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (57.23%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (55.99%) MVC
3 141 (29.13%) TDD
4 135 (27.89%) Continuous Integration
5 133 (27.48%) Scrum
6 103 (21.28%) Web Development
7 82 (16.94%) Kanban
8 79 (16.32%) Dependency Injection
9 68 (14.05%) MVVM
10 62 (12.81%) OO
11 60 (12.40%) Software Engineering
12 58 (11.98%) Web Application Development
13 56 (11.57%) Unit Testing
14 48 (9.92%) BDD
15 34 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (6.61%) SDLC
17 29 (5.99%) Microservices
18 26 (5.37%) Test Automation
19 25 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery
20 23 (4.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 484 (100.00%) C#
2 236 (48.76%) JavaScript
3 214 (44.21%) SQL
4 67 (13.84%) T-SQL
5 31 (6.40%) VB.NET
6 22 (4.55%) C
7 21 (4.34%) VB
7 21 (4.34%) VB6
8 15 (3.10%) C++
9 14 (2.89%) PL/SQL
9 14 (2.89%) TypeScript
10 13 (2.69%) PHP
11 8 (1.65%) Java
12 7 (1.45%) Ruby
13 5 (1.03%) PHP 5
13 5 (1.03%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.83%) Go
15 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.41%) Delphi
16 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (7.64%) Degree
2 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.24%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.27%) QA
2 7 (1.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (6.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.10%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.62%) Istio
2 3 (0.62%) Terraform
3 2 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 134 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.75%) Xamarin
3 22 (4.55%) Google
4 20 (4.13%) Twitter
5 17 (3.51%) Facebook
6 13 (2.69%) SAP
7 4 (0.83%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco
8 1 (0.21%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.21%) Epicor
8 1 (0.21%) IFS
8 1 (0.21%) Sage
8 1 (0.21%) Sun
8 1 (0.21%) Telerik