Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 51 25
Rank change year-on-year +14 -26 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 715 730 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.31% 5.54% 7.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 5.73% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 677 679 932
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £55,000 £53,975
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 10,950 12,733 12,069
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.68% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8,887 10,202 10,156
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 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +14 510 £47,500 +11.76% 67
Cheshire +3 120 £37,500 -6.25% 26
Lancashire -3 46 £39,250 +4.67% 12
Merseyside +17 38 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Cumbria -4 2 £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 12 December 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.

1 715 (100.00%) C#
2 654 (91.47%) .NET
3 443 (61.96%) SQL Server
4 414 (57.90%) Agile Software Development
5 375 (52.45%) ASP.NET
6 352 (49.23%) MVC
7 351 (49.09%) JavaScript
8 275 (38.46%) AngularJS
9 270 (37.76%) HTML
10 250 (34.97%) SQL
11 234 (32.73%) CSS
12 231 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 206 (28.81%) TDD
14 203 (28.39%) Microsoft
15 202 (28.25%) Continuous Integration
16 200 (27.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 193 (26.99%) Scrum
18 161 (22.52%) .NET Framework
19 133 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
20 129 (18.04%) Greenfield Project
21 122 (17.06%) Finance
22 115 (16.08%) Kanban
23 112 (15.66%) Dependency Injection
23 112 (15.66%) WPF
23 112 (15.66%) Web Development
24 111 (15.52%) Visual Studio
25 105 (14.69%) jQuery
26 103 (14.41%) SQL Server 2016
27 102 (14.27%) Software Engineering
28 99 (13.85%) MVVM

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 48 (6.71%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (1.40%) CMS
3 10 (1.40%) IIS
4 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.56%) nginx
6 3 (0.42%) Apache
6 3 (0.42%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.42%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.28%) Confluence
7 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.28%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.14%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.14%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 133 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.22%) Google Play
4 16 (2.24%) SaaS
5 11 (1.54%) NuGet
6 9 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.70%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.70%) GitHub
8 3 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.42%) Serverless
9 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.62%) Internet
2 26 (3.64%) Broadband
3 7 (0.98%) Intranet
4 5 (0.70%) VoIP
5 3 (0.42%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) Hyperconnected
6 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.14%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (61.96%) SQL Server
2 103 (14.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 33 (4.62%) MySQL
4 28 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 27 (3.78%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.10%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.40%) Big Data
9 10 (1.40%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.70%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.56%) Redis
14 3 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 111 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 87 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (6.99%) Git (software)
4 47 (6.57%) NUnit
5 38 (5.31%) MSTest
6 31 (4.34%) JIRA
7 14 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 14 (1.96%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.54%) Mercurial
8 11 (1.54%) Subversion
9 9 (1.26%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.12%) Selenium
11 6 (0.84%) Moq
12 5 (0.70%) Grunt
12 5 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.42%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.42%) Serilog
14 3 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.28%) SoapUI
General
1 122 (17.06%) Finance
2 80 (11.19%) Games
3 33 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.38%) Retail
5 16 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.68%) Marketing
7 10 (1.40%) Electronics
7 10 (1.40%) Legal
8 6 (0.84%) Automotive
9 4 (0.56%) Back Office
9 4 (0.56%) Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.14%) French Language
11 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 654 (91.47%) .NET
2 375 (52.45%) ASP.NET
3 275 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 270 (37.76%) HTML
5 234 (32.73%) CSS
6 231 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 200 (27.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 161 (22.52%) .NET Framework
9 112 (15.66%) WPF
10 105 (14.69%) jQuery
11 95 (13.29%) RESTful
12 90 (12.59%) Web Services
13 87 (12.17%) .NET Core
14 83 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 76 (10.63%) WCF
16 66 (9.23%) Entity Framework
17 61 (8.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 53 (7.41%) React
19 51 (7.13%) HTML5
19 51 (7.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 129 (18.04%) Greenfield Project
2 80 (11.19%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 36 (5.03%) User Experience
5 35 (4.90%) Fintech
6 28 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.36%) Social Network
7 24 (3.36%) Tandem
8 23 (3.22%) iPhone
9 22 (3.08%) Algorithms
10 20 (2.80%) PMI
11 13 (1.82%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.82%) Derivative
12 10 (1.40%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
13 9 (1.26%) Blog
14 2 (0.28%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.28%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.28%) EPoS
15 1 (0.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 49 (6.85%) Windows
2 46 (6.43%) Android
3 19 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.12%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.98%) Linux
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (57.90%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (49.23%) MVC
3 206 (28.81%) TDD
4 202 (28.25%) Continuous Integration
5 193 (26.99%) Scrum
6 115 (16.08%) Kanban
7 112 (15.66%) Dependency Injection
7 112 (15.66%) Web Development
8 102 (14.27%) Software Engineering
9 99 (13.85%) MVVM
10 94 (13.15%) OO
11 78 (10.91%) Web Application Development
12 70 (9.79%) BDD
12 70 (9.79%) Unit Testing
13 66 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
14 50 (6.99%) Microservices
15 39 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
16 38 (5.31%) DevOps
17 37 (5.17%) Computer Science
18 33 (4.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 715 (100.00%) C#
2 351 (49.09%) JavaScript
3 250 (34.97%) SQL
4 91 (12.73%) T-SQL
5 40 (5.59%) TypeScript
6 38 (5.31%) C++
7 36 (5.03%) VB.NET
8 25 (3.50%) C
9 23 (3.22%) Java
10 17 (2.38%) Python
11 14 (1.96%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.82%) R
12 13 (1.82%) VB
12 13 (1.82%) VB6
13 9 (1.26%) PHP
14 6 (0.84%) Ruby
15 4 (0.56%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.56%) Go
15 4 (0.56%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (6.01%) Degree
2 20 (2.80%) PMI Certification
3 11 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.70%) MCP
5 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.96%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 46 (6.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (1.68%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.56%) cPanel
3 3 (0.42%) Istio
3 3 (0.42%) Terraform
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 203 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 35 (4.90%) Xamarin
3 32 (4.48%) Google
4 24 (3.36%) Facebook
4 24 (3.36%) Twitter
5 9 (1.26%) SAP
6 6 (0.84%) Oracle
6 6 (0.84%) Telerik
7 3 (0.42%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.42%) IFS
8 2 (0.28%) Epicor
8 2 (0.28%) Sage
8 2 (0.28%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.14%) Unisys