Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 24 28
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 825 926 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.47% 7.60% 7.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.70% 7.81% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 773 890 927
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,100 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 12315 11862 12696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.36% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9857 9989 10442
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,008
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 -16 521 £42,500 +6.25% 31
Cheshire -17 185 £40,000 +6.67% 15
Lancashire -5 60 £37,500 -2.60% 6
Merseyside +23 52 £35,000 -2.10% 1
Cumbria +3 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 21 October 2017, 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.

1 825 (100.00%) C#
2 775 (93.94%) .NET
3 566 (68.61%) ASP.NET
4 488 (59.15%) MVC
5 460 (55.76%) SQL Server
6 412 (49.94%) JavaScript
7 391 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
8 378 (45.82%) SQL
9 320 (38.79%) HTML
10 314 (38.06%) CSS
11 305 (36.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 263 (31.88%) jQuery
13 206 (24.97%) Web Services
14 201 (24.36%) Web Development
15 192 (23.27%) ASP.NET Web API
16 188 (22.79%) AngularJS
17 177 (21.45%) Microsoft
18 176 (21.33%) .NET Framework
19 169 (20.48%) TDD
20 153 (18.55%) WCF
21 149 (18.06%) Finance
22 127 (15.39%) Scrum
23 112 (13.58%) Entity Framework
24 105 (12.73%) HTML5
25 103 (12.48%) Visual Studio
26 90 (10.91%) Degree
27 87 (10.55%) Software Engineering
27 87 (10.55%) XML
27 87 (10.55%) OO
28 79 (9.58%) Windows

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 32 (3.88%) CMS
2 24 (2.91%) Umbraco
3 13 (1.58%) Apache
3 13 (1.58%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.33%) EPiServer
4 11 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.85%) IIS
7 5 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.61%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.48%) Kentico
9 3 (0.36%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.36%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.36%) WordPress
10 2 (0.24%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.12%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.12%) SAS
11 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.24%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 77 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (6.18%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (3.15%) SaaS
4 13 (1.58%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (0.73%) npm
6 5 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.36%) Serverless
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.67%) Internet
2 17 (2.06%) HTTP
3 10 (1.21%) SMS
4 9 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.09%) Wireless
5 7 (0.85%) Ethernet
5 7 (0.85%) RS-232
6 4 (0.48%) Broadband
7 2 (0.24%) Firewall
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (55.76%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (3.88%) MySQL
5 30 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
6 29 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 25 (3.03%) NoSQL
9 23 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (2.67%) Big Data
11 21 (2.55%) RDBMS
12 17 (2.06%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.58%) Amazon Redshift
13 13 (1.58%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 4 (0.48%) DocumentDB
18 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database
18 3 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 103 (12.48%) Visual Studio
2 64 (7.76%) Git (software)
3 54 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (4.48%) NUnit
5 35 (4.24%) Subversion
6 32 (3.88%) MSTest
7 24 (2.91%) Selenium
8 22 (2.67%) TeamCity
9 18 (2.18%) JIRA
10 16 (1.94%) Jenkins
11 11 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (1.09%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.09%) FogBugz
12 9 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (0.97%) NuGet
14 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Blend
14 7 (0.85%) MSI
14 7 (0.85%) WiX
15 5 (0.61%) Moq
16 4 (0.48%) SpecFlow
General
1 149 (18.06%) Finance
2 57 (6.91%) Marketing
3 33 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 28 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.15%) Electronics
6 14 (1.70%) Back Office
7 9 (1.09%) Games
8 7 (0.85%) Law
9 6 (0.73%) Retail
10 5 (0.61%) Banking
10 5 (0.61%) Legal
11 4 (0.48%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 775 (93.94%) .NET
2 566 (68.61%) ASP.NET
3 320 (38.79%) HTML
4 314 (38.06%) CSS
5 305 (36.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 263 (31.88%) jQuery
7 206 (24.97%) Web Services
8 192 (23.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 188 (22.79%) AngularJS
10 176 (21.33%) .NET Framework
11 153 (18.55%) WCF
12 112 (13.58%) Entity Framework
13 105 (12.73%) HTML5
14 87 (10.55%) XML
15 76 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 71 (8.61%) Ajax
17 66 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 65 (7.88%) WPF
19 63 (7.64%) LINQ
20 54 (6.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.91%) Greenfield Project
2 56 (6.79%) N-Tier
3 53 (6.42%) iPad
4 41 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 35 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 32 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (3.03%) Fintech
9 23 (2.79%) Data Structures
10 17 (2.06%) User Experience
11 16 (1.94%) Blog
11 16 (1.94%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.33%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.33%) Social Network
13 9 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
14 7 (0.85%) Industrial Internet of Things
14 7 (0.85%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.48%) iPhone
16 3 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 79 (9.58%) Windows
2 20 (2.42%) Android
3 17 (2.06%) Apple iOS
4 16 (1.94%) Linux
5 7 (0.85%) Mac OS
5 7 (0.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 6 (0.73%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.12%) VMS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (59.15%) MVC
2 391 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (24.36%) Web Development
4 169 (20.48%) TDD
5 127 (15.39%) Scrum
6 87 (10.55%) OO
6 87 (10.55%) Software Engineering
7 72 (8.73%) Test Automation
8 65 (7.88%) Unit Testing
9 64 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (7.76%) SOA
10 62 (7.52%) BDD
10 62 (7.52%) OOP
11 60 (7.27%) SDLC
12 58 (7.03%) SOLID
13 54 (6.55%) Dependency Injection
14 48 (5.82%) MVVM
15 42 (5.09%) Mentoring
16 38 (4.61%) Web Application Development
17 36 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 825 (100.00%) C#
2 412 (49.94%) JavaScript
3 378 (45.82%) SQL
4 77 (9.33%) VB.NET
5 52 (6.30%) T-SQL
6 36 (4.36%) Java
7 33 (4.00%) TypeScript
8 24 (2.91%) Python
9 22 (2.67%) C
10 21 (2.55%) C++
11 20 (2.42%) VB
12 17 (2.06%) Ruby
12 17 (2.06%) Scala
13 15 (1.82%) VB6
14 13 (1.58%) Clojure
14 13 (1.58%) Haskell
14 13 (1.58%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.45%) PHP
15 12 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 90 (10.91%) Degree
2 10 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.97%) MCP
5 6 (0.73%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.24%) HND
7 2 (0.24%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.12%) MCPD
8 1 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.52%) QA
2 5 (0.61%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) HL7
3 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (0.73%) Docker
2 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 177 (21.45%) Microsoft
2 27 (3.27%) SAP
3 23 (2.79%) Xamarin
4 16 (1.94%) Sitecore
5 14 (1.70%) Facebook
6 12 (1.45%) Twitter
7 10 (1.21%) Capita
8 8 (0.97%) Adobe
9 7 (0.85%) Castleton
9 7 (0.85%) Oracle
10 6 (0.73%) Google
11 3 (0.36%) Sybase
12 2 (0.24%) Sun
13 1 (0.12%) Apple
13 1 (0.12%) LexisNexis
13 1 (0.12%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.12%) RedGate
13 1 (0.12%) Telerik