Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 31 29
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 656 921 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.29% 7.14% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.46% 7.37% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 605 877 745
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,550 £25,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 12,014 12,492 10,932
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 96.81% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9,784 10,302 9,231
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £23,250
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# 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 25 June 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 25 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 -9 379 £45,000 +12.50% 64
Cheshire -29 172 £42,500 +6.25% 26
Lancashire +4 80 £37,500 +15.38% 18
Merseyside -35 20 £36,250 -3.33% 9
Cumbria -5 5 £45,000 +4.65% 2
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 656 (100.00%) C#
2 605 (92.23%) .NET
3 410 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 374 (57.01%) ASP.NET
5 337 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
6 335 (51.07%) JavaScript
7 330 (50.30%) MVC
8 324 (49.39%) SQL
9 251 (38.26%) HTML
10 237 (36.13%) CSS
11 179 (27.29%) Microsoft
12 177 (26.98%) AngularJS
13 169 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 135 (20.58%) Scrum
15 134 (20.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 133 (20.27%) Finance
16 133 (20.27%) jQuery
17 132 (20.12%) .NET Framework
18 125 (19.05%) Web Development
19 118 (17.99%) OO
20 104 (15.85%) Git (software)
21 102 (15.55%) T-SQL
22 100 (15.24%) TDD
23 87 (13.26%) Web Services
24 82 (12.50%) Software Engineering
25 80 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
25 80 (12.20%) Windows
26 77 (11.74%) Visual Studio
26 77 (11.74%) WCF
27 73 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure

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 21 (3.20%) CMS
2 20 (3.05%) Umbraco
3 18 (2.74%) IIS
4 12 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (0.91%) EPiServer
6 6 (0.91%) nginx
7 5 (0.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.30%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.15%) Confluence
9 1 (0.15%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.15%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.61%) Distributed Ledger
1 4 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 73 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.59%) SaaS
3 14 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.37%) GitHub
5 7 (1.07%) NuGet
6 6 (0.91%) PaaS
7 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) npm
8 1 (0.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.07%) HTTP
1 7 (1.07%) Internet
2 6 (0.91%) Intranet
3 4 (0.61%) X.509
4 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 53 (8.08%) SQL Server 2016
3 32 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 19 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (2.13%) MySQL
6 14 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.68%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.68%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.91%) Redis
9 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.76%) Big Data
11 4 (0.61%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.61%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.46%) VLDB
13 2 (0.30%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 104 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 77 (11.74%) Visual Studio
3 58 (8.84%) NUnit
4 40 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (4.27%) JIRA
5 28 (4.27%) MSTest
6 24 (3.66%) Moq
7 17 (2.59%) Grunt
7 17 (2.59%) Selenium
8 12 (1.83%) Subversion
9 11 (1.68%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (1.52%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.52%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.22%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.07%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.91%) gulp
13 6 (0.91%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.76%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 133 (20.27%) Finance
2 44 (6.71%) Retail
3 26 (3.96%) Automotive
4 23 (3.51%) Games
5 16 (2.44%) Marketing
6 15 (2.29%) Legal
7 12 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.76%) Banking
9 5 (0.76%) Electronics
10 2 (0.30%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (92.23%) .NET
2 374 (57.01%) ASP.NET
3 251 (38.26%) HTML
4 237 (36.13%) CSS
5 177 (26.98%) AngularJS
6 169 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 134 (20.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 133 (20.27%) jQuery
9 132 (20.12%) .NET Framework
10 87 (13.26%) Web Services
11 77 (11.74%) WCF
12 70 (10.67%) React
13 64 (9.76%) WinForms
14 60 (9.15%) RESTful
15 58 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 56 (8.54%) Entity Framework
17 52 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 50 (7.62%) .NET Core
18 50 (7.62%) HTML5
18 50 (7.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
2 48 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
4 30 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.12%) Client/Server
6 24 (3.66%) Fintech
7 16 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.29%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.83%) User Experience
10 11 (1.68%) Social Network
11 10 (1.52%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.61%) Blog
12 4 (0.61%) Music Streaming
12 4 (0.61%) PKI
13 3 (0.46%) Robotics
14 2 (0.30%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.30%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.30%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.30%) Enterprise Cloud
14 2 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (12.20%) Windows
2 30 (4.57%) Android
3 22 (3.35%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.61%) Linux
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (50.30%) MVC
3 135 (20.58%) Scrum
4 125 (19.05%) Web Development
5 118 (17.99%) OO
6 100 (15.24%) TDD
7 82 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 80 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (9.45%) Unit Testing
10 53 (8.08%) Microservices
11 51 (7.77%) Kanban
12 46 (7.01%) Dependency Injection
13 45 (6.86%) SDLC
14 44 (6.71%) BDD
14 44 (6.71%) Problem-Solving
15 41 (6.25%) OOP
16 39 (5.95%) Web Application Development
17 38 (5.79%) Test Automation
18 35 (5.34%) MVVM
19 27 (4.12%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 656 (100.00%) C#
2 335 (51.07%) JavaScript
3 324 (49.39%) SQL
4 102 (15.55%) T-SQL
5 50 (7.62%) VB.NET
6 40 (6.10%) TypeScript
7 38 (5.79%) C++
8 27 (4.12%) VB
9 22 (3.35%) VB6
10 21 (3.20%) C
11 20 (3.05%) PHP
12 17 (2.59%) Java
13 15 (2.29%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.83%) PHP 5
15 7 (1.07%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.07%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.07%) Ruby
16 5 (0.76%) Python
17 3 (0.46%) Delphi
17 3 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (5.64%) Degree
2 17 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.15%) MCP
3 1 (0.15%) MCPD
3 1 (0.15%) MCSD
3 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.90%) QA
2 8 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (1.98%) Docker
2 4 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.15%) Firmware
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.22%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 179 (27.29%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.18%) Xamarin
3 33 (5.03%) Capita
4 15 (2.29%) Oracle
4 15 (2.29%) Twitter
5 14 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 14 (2.13%) WorldPay
6 12 (1.83%) Facebook
7 7 (1.07%) SAP
8 5 (0.76%) Google
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco
9 1 (0.15%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.15%) Intapp
9 1 (0.15%) Reuters
9 1 (0.15%) Sun
9 1 (0.15%) Telerik