Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

C# Developer
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 40 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 722 826 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.18% 6.48% 7.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.39% 6.70% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 688 774 890
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,025 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 11,303 12,329 11,853
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.69% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9,136 9,869 9,995
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,850
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in the North West

C# Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for C# Developer in the North West

C# Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in the North West

C# 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# Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 October 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 +6 480 £45,000 +5.88% 92
Cheshire -10 152 £40,000 - 32
Lancashire +2 52 £38,000 +1.33% 17
Merseyside -5 32 £40,000 +14.29% 10
Cumbria +3 5 £35,000 -17.65%
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 722 (100.00%) C#
2 677 (93.77%) .NET
3 444 (61.50%) SQL Server
4 403 (55.82%) Agile Software Development
5 388 (53.74%) ASP.NET
6 364 (50.42%) MVC
7 358 (49.58%) JavaScript
8 282 (39.06%) HTML
9 273 (37.81%) SQL
10 269 (37.26%) AngularJS
11 241 (33.38%) CSS
12 219 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 208 (28.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 191 (26.45%) Microsoft
15 189 (26.18%) TDD
16 187 (25.90%) Scrum
17 175 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
18 172 (23.82%) .NET Framework
19 140 (19.39%) Finance
20 128 (17.73%) Web Development
21 126 (17.45%) Microsoft Azure
22 116 (16.07%) jQuery
23 111 (15.37%) Greenfield Project
24 101 (13.99%) Kanban
25 99 (13.71%) Software Engineering
26 97 (13.43%) OO
26 97 (13.43%) Visual Studio
27 93 (12.88%) WPF
28 90 (12.47%) Dependency Injection
28 90 (12.47%) .NET Core

C# 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 42 (5.82%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (1.66%) CMS
2 12 (1.66%) IIS
3 6 (0.83%) Umbraco
4 5 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (0.69%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.55%) nginx
6 3 (0.42%) Apache
6 3 (0.42%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.28%) Confluence
7 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.28%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.14%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.14%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 126 (17.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.46%) SaaS
4 15 (2.08%) Google Play
5 10 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.39%) NuGet
6 6 (0.83%) GitHub
7 5 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.69%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.42%) PaaS
9 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.28%) Serverless
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.88%) Internet
2 18 (2.49%) Broadband
3 10 (1.39%) Intranet
4 5 (0.69%) VoIP
4 5 (0.69%) X.509
5 4 (0.55%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 444 (61.50%) SQL Server
2 89 (12.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 29 (4.02%) MongoDB
4 23 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.05%) MySQL
6 20 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (2.08%) NoSQL
9 14 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.52%) Big Data
12 9 (1.25%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.11%) Couchbase
14 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
15 3 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.42%) Power BI
15 3 (0.42%) Redis
15 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 97 (13.43%) Visual Studio
2 79 (10.94%) Git (software)
3 67 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 61 (8.45%) NUnit
5 34 (4.71%) MSTest
6 33 (4.57%) JIRA
7 20 (2.77%) Moq
8 19 (2.63%) Selenium
9 16 (2.22%) TeamCity
10 14 (1.94%) Subversion
11 13 (1.80%) Bitbucket
12 12 (1.66%) Mercurial
12 12 (1.66%) SpecFlow
13 9 (1.25%) Grunt
14 8 (1.11%) Jenkins
14 8 (1.11%) WebDriver
15 6 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
16 4 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
17 3 (0.42%) gulp
17 3 (0.42%) SoapUI
General
1 140 (19.39%) Finance
2 65 (9.00%) Games
3 31 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.60%) Retail
5 17 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.22%) Marketing
7 14 (1.94%) Electronics
8 13 (1.80%) Legal
9 4 (0.55%) Automotive
9 4 (0.55%) Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Advertising
10 2 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 677 (93.77%) .NET
2 388 (53.74%) ASP.NET
3 282 (39.06%) HTML
4 269 (37.26%) AngularJS
5 241 (33.38%) CSS
6 219 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 208 (28.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 172 (23.82%) .NET Framework
9 116 (16.07%) jQuery
10 93 (12.88%) WPF
11 90 (12.47%) .NET Core
12 81 (11.22%) Web Services
13 78 (10.80%) RESTful
14 77 (10.66%) WCF
15 72 (9.97%) Entity Framework
16 70 (9.70%) HTML5
17 68 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 67 (9.28%) React
19 58 (8.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 47 (6.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 111 (15.37%) Greenfield Project
2 86 (11.91%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 29 (4.02%) User Experience
6 28 (3.88%) Fintech
7 27 (3.74%) Computer Science
8 21 (2.91%) Social Network
9 18 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
10 17 (2.35%) Tandem
11 15 (2.08%) iPhone
12 13 (1.80%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.52%) Blog
13 11 (1.52%) PMI
14 10 (1.39%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.97%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.69%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.69%) Derivative
16 5 (0.69%) PKI
17 3 (0.42%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.76%) Windows
2 44 (6.09%) Android
3 21 (2.91%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.52%) Linux
5 7 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (55.82%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (50.42%) MVC
3 189 (26.18%) TDD
4 187 (25.90%) Scrum
5 175 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
6 128 (17.73%) Web Development
7 101 (13.99%) Kanban
8 99 (13.71%) Software Engineering
9 97 (13.43%) OO
10 90 (12.47%) Dependency Injection
11 84 (11.63%) Unit Testing
12 81 (11.22%) MVVM
13 68 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
14 67 (9.28%) Web Application Development
15 58 (8.03%) BDD
16 47 (6.51%) Microservices
17 40 (5.54%) Continuous Delivery
17 40 (5.54%) SDLC
18 33 (4.57%) OOP
19 32 (4.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 722 (100.00%) C#
2 358 (49.58%) JavaScript
3 273 (37.81%) SQL
4 86 (11.91%) T-SQL
5 41 (5.68%) VB.NET
6 39 (5.40%) TypeScript
7 27 (3.74%) C
8 23 (3.19%) C++
9 21 (2.91%) VB
9 21 (2.91%) VB6
10 18 (2.49%) Java
11 15 (2.08%) PHP
12 12 (1.66%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.25%) Python
13 9 (1.25%) Ruby
14 7 (0.97%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.83%) Scala
16 5 (0.69%) Go
16 5 (0.69%) R
17 4 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (7.48%) Degree
2 11 (1.52%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.28%) MCP
4 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.77%) QA
2 9 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (5.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (2.35%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.55%) cPanel
2 4 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (0.42%) Istio
3 3 (0.42%) Terraform
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 191 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 44 (6.09%) Xamarin
3 27 (3.74%) Google
4 24 (3.32%) Twitter
5 21 (2.91%) Facebook
6 13 (1.80%) SAP
7 6 (0.83%) Telerik
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle
9 3 (0.42%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.28%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.28%) Epicor
10 2 (0.28%) IFS
10 2 (0.28%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.14%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.14%) Sage
11 1 (0.14%) Sun
11 1 (0.14%) Unisys