Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -30 +5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 662 982 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.20% 7.96% 6.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.39% 8.23% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 599 952 757
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,979 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 12,292 11,928 11,602
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.70% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9,825 10,063 9,694
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,535
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -21 419 £42,500 - 56
Cheshire -42 148 £42,500 +13.33% 53
Lancashire +2 70 £37,500 - 14
Merseyside -26 17 £35,000 -2.10% 7
Cumbria +2 7 £42,500 +54.55%
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 662 (100.00%) C#
2 619 (93.50%) .NET
3 429 (64.80%) ASP.NET
4 353 (53.32%) SQL Server
5 352 (53.17%) Agile Software Development
6 351 (53.02%) MVC
7 323 (48.79%) JavaScript
8 301 (45.47%) SQL
9 238 (35.95%) CSS
10 218 (32.93%) HTML
11 209 (31.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 207 (31.27%) jQuery
13 151 (22.81%) Web Services
14 147 (22.21%) Scrum
15 139 (21.00%) Microsoft
16 135 (20.39%) .NET Framework
17 131 (19.79%) Web Development
18 126 (19.03%) Finance
19 124 (18.73%) WCF
20 114 (17.22%) TDD
21 111 (16.77%) ASP.NET Web API
22 108 (16.31%) AngularJS
23 105 (15.86%) T-SQL
24 103 (15.56%) Software Engineering
25 98 (14.80%) OO
26 73 (11.03%) Windows
27 69 (10.42%) Entity Framework
28 66 (9.97%) XML
29 63 (9.52%) RESTful
30 61 (9.21%) Degree

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 24 (3.63%) CMS
2 16 (2.42%) Umbraco
3 11 (1.66%) EPiServer
4 10 (1.51%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.21%) IIS
6 7 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.60%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.45%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.45%) Confluence
8 3 (0.45%) Kentico
9 2 (0.30%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.30%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.30%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.15%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.60%) SaaS
4 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.30%) GitHub
5 2 (0.30%) Serverless
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.36%) HTTP
2 7 (1.06%) Internet
3 4 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.30%) Firewall
4 2 (0.30%) SMS
4 2 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.15%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (53.32%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.89%) MySQL
3 30 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (4.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 24 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (2.57%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.51%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.51%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.36%) Big Data
11 8 (1.21%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.60%) DTS
13 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.60%) VLDB
14 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 59 (8.91%) Git (software)
2 58 (8.76%) Visual Studio
3 40 (6.04%) NUnit
4 34 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (4.68%) MSTest
6 26 (3.93%) Subversion
7 18 (2.72%) JIRA
8 17 (2.57%) Moq
9 16 (2.42%) TeamCity
10 13 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
11 12 (1.81%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.51%) Selenium
13 7 (1.06%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.06%) FogBugz
13 7 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.76%) Grunt
14 5 (0.76%) gulp
15 3 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
15 3 (0.45%) Protractor
General
1 126 (19.03%) Finance
2 34 (5.14%) Retail
3 18 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.42%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.42%) Marketing
5 14 (2.11%) Back Office
5 14 (2.11%) Legal
6 9 (1.36%) Banking
7 8 (1.21%) Electronics
8 7 (1.06%) Games
9 1 (0.15%) Advertising
9 1 (0.15%) Law
9 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 619 (93.50%) .NET
2 429 (64.80%) ASP.NET
3 238 (35.95%) CSS
4 218 (32.93%) HTML
5 209 (31.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 207 (31.27%) jQuery
7 151 (22.81%) Web Services
8 135 (20.39%) .NET Framework
9 124 (18.73%) WCF
10 111 (16.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 108 (16.31%) AngularJS
12 69 (10.42%) Entity Framework
13 66 (9.97%) XML
14 63 (9.52%) RESTful
15 58 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 57 (8.61%) HTML5
16 57 (8.61%) WinForms
16 57 (8.61%) WPF
17 50 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 48 (7.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.65%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (4.98%) Fintech
3 27 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (3.93%) Mobile App
5 25 (3.78%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.32%) N-Tier
7 18 (2.72%) iPad
8 13 (1.96%) Social Network
9 11 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (1.51%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.76%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.60%) Blog
13 4 (0.60%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.60%) iPhone
13 4 (0.60%) NHS
13 4 (0.60%) Robotics
13 4 (0.60%) User Experience
14 3 (0.45%) Xbox
15 2 (0.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.03%) Windows
2 21 (3.17%) Android
3 19 (2.87%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.30%) Linux
4 2 (0.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.15%) VMS
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (53.17%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (53.02%) MVC
3 147 (22.21%) Scrum
4 131 (19.79%) Web Development
5 114 (17.22%) TDD
6 103 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 98 (14.80%) OO
8 59 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (7.40%) SDLC
10 47 (7.10%) BDD
11 46 (6.95%) Microservices
12 44 (6.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 44 (6.65%) Unit Testing
13 43 (6.50%) E-Commerce
14 42 (6.34%) OOP
15 41 (6.19%) Kanban
16 38 (5.74%) MVVM
17 34 (5.14%) Dependency Injection
17 34 (5.14%) Waterfall
18 33 (4.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 662 (100.00%) C#
2 323 (48.79%) JavaScript
3 301 (45.47%) SQL
4 105 (15.86%) T-SQL
5 59 (8.91%) VB.NET
6 31 (4.68%) C
7 29 (4.38%) C++
8 28 (4.23%) TypeScript
9 21 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 19 (2.87%) Java
11 17 (2.57%) PHP
11 17 (2.57%) VB
12 13 (1.96%) VB6
13 11 (1.66%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.66%) Python
14 6 (0.91%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.91%) PHP 5
14 6 (0.91%) Ruby
14 6 (0.91%) XPath
15 4 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (9.21%) Degree
2 7 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.60%) MCP
3 4 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.30%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.30%) MCPD
4 2 (0.30%) MCSD
4 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.93%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) WAI
3 1 (0.15%) HL7
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 139 (21.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.04%) Capita
3 20 (3.02%) Oracle
4 19 (2.87%) WorldPay
4 19 (2.87%) Xamarin
5 15 (2.27%) Facebook
6 13 (1.96%) Twitter
7 11 (1.66%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.51%) SAP
9 6 (0.91%) Adobe
10 4 (0.60%) Google
10 4 (0.60%) Sybase
11 3 (0.45%) Castleton
12 2 (0.30%) Epicor
13 1 (0.15%) Apple
13 1 (0.15%) Rackspace