Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 33 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 671 917 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.54% 6.99% 7.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.72% 7.24% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 631 865 794
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £25,075
90th Percentile £55,250 £51,550 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +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 11,732 12,673 11,275
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 96.65% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9,498 10,323 9,521
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -2 423 £45,000 +12.50% 73
Cheshire -23 147 £42,500 +11.11% 30
Lancashire 0 65 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Merseyside -14 29 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Cumbria -3 7 £45,000 +5.88%
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 671 (100.00%) C#
2 632 (94.19%) .NET
3 401 (59.76%) SQL Server
4 377 (56.18%) ASP.NET
5 355 (52.91%) Agile Software Development
6 349 (52.01%) MVC
7 344 (51.27%) JavaScript
8 303 (45.16%) SQL
9 271 (40.39%) HTML
10 245 (36.51%) CSS
11 218 (32.49%) AngularJS
12 193 (28.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 173 (25.78%) Microsoft
14 161 (23.99%) ASP.NET Web API
15 154 (22.95%) Scrum
16 145 (21.61%) .NET Framework
17 137 (20.42%) TDD
18 134 (19.97%) Finance
19 129 (19.23%) Web Development
20 125 (18.63%) jQuery
21 123 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
22 102 (15.20%) OO
23 99 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
24 98 (14.61%) Git (software)
25 87 (12.97%) Software Engineering
26 82 (12.22%) Web Services
27 79 (11.77%) Kanban
28 77 (11.48%) T-SQL
29 75 (11.18%) React
30 74 (11.03%) SQL Server 2016

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 28 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (2.53%) CMS
2 17 (2.53%) IIS
3 16 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 10 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (1.19%) nginx
5 8 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.60%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.45%) Apache
7 3 (0.45%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.15%) Confluence
8 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
1 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.60%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 99 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.98%) SaaS
4 10 (1.49%) GitHub
5 9 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.19%) Google Play
7 7 (1.04%) NuGet
8 6 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.75%) PaaS
10 4 (0.60%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.30%) Serverless
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 1 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.15%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.98%) Internet
2 11 (1.64%) Broadband
3 9 (1.34%) Intranet
4 7 (1.04%) HTTP
5 4 (0.60%) X.509
6 3 (0.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (59.76%) SQL Server
2 74 (11.03%) SQL Server 2016
3 28 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.58%) MongoDB
4 24 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (3.28%) MySQL
6 20 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.09%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (1.49%) Big Data
11 10 (1.49%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.04%) Couchbase
13 7 (1.04%) Redis
14 4 (0.60%) Blockchain
15 3 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.45%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 98 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 71 (10.58%) Visual Studio
3 59 (8.79%) NUnit
4 49 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (4.62%) MSTest
6 30 (4.47%) JIRA
7 20 (2.98%) Moq
8 19 (2.83%) Grunt
8 19 (2.83%) Selenium
9 16 (2.38%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.64%) SpecFlow
11 10 (1.49%) Subversion
12 9 (1.34%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.34%) Mercurial
13 8 (1.19%) Jenkins
13 8 (1.19%) WebDriver
14 7 (1.04%) gulp
15 6 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
16 5 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
17 4 (0.60%) Cucumber
General
1 134 (19.97%) Finance
2 42 (6.26%) Games
3 32 (4.77%) Retail
4 23 (3.43%) Automotive
5 21 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.53%) Marketing
7 13 (1.94%) Electronics
8 12 (1.79%) Legal
9 4 (0.60%) Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 632 (94.19%) .NET
2 377 (56.18%) ASP.NET
3 271 (40.39%) HTML
4 245 (36.51%) CSS
5 218 (32.49%) AngularJS
6 193 (28.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 161 (23.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 145 (21.61%) .NET Framework
9 125 (18.63%) jQuery
10 82 (12.22%) Web Services
11 75 (11.18%) React
12 71 (10.58%) .NET Core
13 70 (10.43%) WCF
14 65 (9.69%) WPF
15 62 (9.24%) Entity Framework
15 62 (9.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 61 (9.09%) HTML5
17 59 (8.79%) RESTful
18 56 (8.35%) WinForms
19 52 (7.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
2 67 (9.99%) Greenfield Project
3 41 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.43%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (2.68%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.38%) Fintech
6 16 (2.38%) User Experience
7 14 (2.09%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.09%) Social Network
8 11 (1.64%) N-Tier
9 10 (1.49%) Blog
10 8 (1.19%) iPhone
10 8 (1.19%) Tandem
11 4 (0.60%) Music Streaming
11 4 (0.60%) PKI
12 3 (0.45%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.30%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.30%) Robotics
14 1 (0.15%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (8.20%) Windows
2 41 (6.11%) Android
3 22 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.34%) Linux
5 3 (0.45%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.45%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (52.91%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (52.01%) MVC
3 154 (22.95%) Scrum
4 137 (20.42%) TDD
5 129 (19.23%) Web Development
6 123 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
7 102 (15.20%) OO
8 87 (12.97%) Software Engineering
9 79 (11.77%) Kanban
10 66 (9.84%) Dependency Injection
11 62 (9.24%) Unit Testing
12 59 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
12 59 (8.79%) Web Application Development
13 58 (8.64%) MVVM
14 48 (7.15%) SDLC
15 47 (7.00%) Microservices
16 45 (6.71%) BDD
17 38 (5.66%) Test Automation
18 36 (5.37%) OOP
19 27 (4.02%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 671 (100.00%) C#
2 344 (51.27%) JavaScript
3 303 (45.16%) SQL
4 77 (11.48%) T-SQL
5 44 (6.56%) VB.NET
6 34 (5.07%) TypeScript
7 31 (4.62%) C++
8 29 (4.32%) VB
9 25 (3.73%) VB6
10 23 (3.43%) C
11 17 (2.53%) Java
12 16 (2.38%) PHP
13 15 (2.24%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.49%) Ruby
15 7 (1.04%) PHP 5
15 7 (1.04%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.89%) Scala
17 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.60%) Go
17 4 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (7.00%) Degree
2 13 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.30%) MCP
3 2 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.68%) QA
2 11 (1.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (4.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Firmware
2 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (2.38%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (0.45%) Istio
4 2 (0.30%) Terraform
5 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 173 (25.78%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.26%) Xamarin
3 24 (3.58%) Capita
4 18 (2.68%) Google
4 18 (2.68%) Twitter
5 15 (2.24%) Facebook
6 11 (1.64%) SAP
6 11 (1.64%) Sitecore
7 10 (1.49%) Oracle
8 4 (0.60%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco
9 1 (0.15%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.15%) Sun
9 1 (0.15%) Telerik