Period
to 23 April 2019

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 60 31
Rank change year-on-year +16 -29 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 563 630 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.51% 4.88% 7.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 5.04% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 532 566 873
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

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 9,820 12,508 11,907
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.14% 96.83% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7,597 10,185 9,973
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £25,851 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 +11 352 £50,000 +11.11% 71
Cheshire +13 104 £40,000 -5.88% 36
Merseyside +39 54 £38,500 +12.41% 12
Lancashire -22 52 £35,500 -4.70% 15
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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.

1 563 (100.00%) C#
2 504 (89.52%) .NET
3 329 (58.44%) MVC
4 311 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
5 296 (52.58%) SQL Server
6 294 (52.22%) ASP.NET
7 253 (44.94%) JavaScript
8 209 (37.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 207 (36.77%) SQL
10 203 (36.06%) HTML
11 182 (32.33%) AngularJS
12 169 (30.02%) CSS
13 137 (24.33%) Microsoft
14 119 (21.14%) TDD
14 119 (21.14%) Software Engineering
15 112 (19.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 111 (19.72%) Scrum
17 106 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
18 103 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
19 99 (17.58%) .NET Framework
20 91 (16.16%) Web Services
21 88 (15.63%) RESTful
22 85 (15.10%) Web Development
22 85 (15.10%) Greenfield Project
23 84 (14.92%) Finance
24 78 (13.85%) jQuery
25 77 (13.68%) .NET Core
26 75 (13.32%) Team Foundation Server
27 73 (12.97%) WPF
28 71 (12.61%) Visual Studio

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 29 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (1.42%) CMS
3 7 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.71%) IIS
6 3 (0.53%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.36%) WordPress
8 1 (0.18%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 103 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.20%) SaaS
4 14 (2.49%) Google Play
5 8 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (0.89%) Serverless
7 3 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.53%) GitHub
8 2 (0.36%) NuGet
9 1 (0.18%) Firebase
9 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.66%) Internet
2 14 (2.49%) Broadband
3 1 (0.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.18%) SMTP
3 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (52.58%) SQL Server
2 59 (10.48%) SQL Server 2016
3 30 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.55%) MySQL
4 20 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 20 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.95%) Blockchain
7 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.07%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.07%) Redis
9 5 (0.89%) Big Data
9 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.53%) MS Access
11 2 (0.36%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 75 (13.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 71 (12.61%) Visual Studio
3 50 (8.88%) Git (software)
4 38 (6.75%) NUnit
5 30 (5.33%) MSTest
6 25 (4.44%) JIRA
7 19 (3.37%) Grunt
8 13 (2.31%) gulp
8 13 (2.31%) webpack
9 7 (1.24%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.53%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.53%) Protractor
11 3 (0.53%) Subversion
12 2 (0.36%) AccuRev
12 2 (0.36%) Selenium
12 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.36%) YouTrack
General
1 84 (14.92%) Finance
2 46 (8.17%) Games
3 19 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.84%) Marketing
5 12 (2.13%) Retail
6 8 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.89%) Publishing
8 4 (0.71%) Automotive
8 4 (0.71%) Banking
8 4 (0.71%) Electronics
9 3 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.18%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 504 (89.52%) .NET
2 294 (52.22%) ASP.NET
3 209 (37.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 203 (36.06%) HTML
5 182 (32.33%) AngularJS
6 169 (30.02%) CSS
7 112 (19.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 99 (17.58%) .NET Framework
9 91 (16.16%) Web Services
10 88 (15.63%) RESTful
11 78 (13.85%) jQuery
12 77 (13.68%) .NET Core
13 73 (12.97%) WPF
14 70 (12.43%) WCF
15 66 (11.72%) XML
16 61 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 49 (8.70%) Entity Framework
18 42 (7.46%) SOAP
18 42 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 38 (6.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 85 (15.10%) Greenfield Project
2 50 (8.88%) User Experience
3 38 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (4.97%) Fintech
5 24 (4.26%) Algorithms
6 21 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.20%) Mobile App
8 17 (3.02%) Data Structures
8 17 (3.02%) Derivative
9 15 (2.66%) iPhone
9 15 (2.66%) PMI
10 14 (2.49%) Social Network
10 14 (2.49%) Tandem
11 10 (1.78%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.42%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.53%) Blog
14 2 (0.36%) EPoS
14 2 (0.36%) NHS
15 1 (0.18%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.33%) Windows
2 20 (3.55%) Android
3 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.36%) Linux
4 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (58.44%) MVC
2 311 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (21.14%) Software Engineering
3 119 (21.14%) TDD
4 111 (19.72%) Scrum
5 106 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (15.10%) Web Development
7 71 (12.61%) OO
8 67 (11.90%) MVVM
9 66 (11.72%) Kanban
10 65 (11.55%) Dependency Injection
11 49 (8.70%) DevOps
12 48 (8.53%) Computer Science
12 48 (8.53%) Web Application Development
13 47 (8.35%) BDD
14 40 (7.10%) SDLC
15 38 (6.75%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (6.22%) Microservices
17 30 (5.33%) Unit Testing
18 21 (3.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 563 (100.00%) C#
2 253 (44.94%) JavaScript
3 207 (36.77%) SQL
4 69 (12.26%) T-SQL
5 50 (8.88%) C++
6 31 (5.51%) Java
6 31 (5.51%) VB.NET
7 23 (4.09%) Python
8 22 (3.91%) TypeScript
9 19 (3.37%) C
10 17 (3.02%) R
11 16 (2.84%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.60%) PHP
13 8 (1.42%) Ruby
13 8 (1.42%) VB
13 8 (1.42%) VB6
14 6 (1.07%) Kotlin
15 5 (0.89%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.89%) ES6
15 5 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (7.99%) Degree
2 15 (2.66%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.71%) MCP
4 4 (0.71%) MCSD
5 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 34 (6.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (2.31%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 137 (24.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.20%) Google
3 14 (2.49%) Facebook
3 14 (2.49%) Twitter
4 11 (1.95%) Oracle
4 11 (1.95%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.42%) Sitecore
6 5 (0.89%) SAP
7 1 (0.18%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.18%) IFS
7 1 (0.18%) Sage
7 1 (0.18%) Telerik
7 1 (0.18%) TIBCO