Period
to 27 September 2021

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C# Developer
England > South East
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 84 68 58
Rank change year-on-year -16 -10 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 687 336 1,225
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.94% 4.27% 4.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 4.45% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 584 279 1,084
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 16,317 7,549 24,787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.51% 96.02% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11,496 6,270 20,490
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +6.80% +3.00%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in the South East

C# Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# Developer in the South East.

Salary trend for C# Developer in the South East

C# Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in the South East

C# Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 September 2021. 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
Hampshire -32 228 £52,500 +5.00% 36
Thames Valley +17 211 £50,000 +5.26% 26
Surrey -13 108 £55,000 - 17
Berkshire +2 90 £60,000 +14.29% 14
Buckinghamshire -5 68 £43,500 -8.42% 7
Oxfordshire -2 53 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Sussex -22 48 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Kent -4 42 £65,000 +30.00% 12
East Sussex -62 40 £57,500 +43.75% 6
Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £40,000 -
C# Developer
England

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, 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 South East region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 687 (100.00%) C#
2 591 (86.03%) .NET
3 401 (58.37%) Azure
4 339 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
5 330 (48.03%) JavaScript
6 324 (47.16%) SQL
7 300 (43.67%) .NET Core
8 272 (39.59%) ASP.NET
9 266 (38.72%) SQL Server
10 230 (33.48%) MVC
11 193 (28.09%) CSS
12 186 (27.07%) HTML
13 174 (25.33%) Microservices
14 161 (23.44%) AngularJS
15 160 (23.29%) TDD
16 155 (22.56%) React
17 150 (21.83%) .NET Framework
18 148 (21.54%) Scrum
19 143 (20.82%) ASP.NET MVC
20 139 (20.23%) Full Stack Development
21 131 (19.07%) Microsoft
21 131 (19.07%) Software Engineering
22 125 (18.20%) DevOps
23 118 (17.18%) Social Skills
24 97 (14.12%) ASP.NET Web API
25 96 (13.97%) Test Automation
26 92 (13.39%) Kubernetes
26 92 (13.39%) SOLID
27 88 (12.81%) jQuery
28 87 (12.66%) T-SQL

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 31 (4.51%) IIS
2 20 (2.91%) CMS
3 14 (2.04%) Umbraco
4 10 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.31%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.87%) EPiServer
6 6 (0.87%) Kentico
6 6 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.15%) Apache
8 1 (0.15%) Confluence
8 1 (0.15%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 401 (58.37%) Azure
2 70 (10.19%) AWS
3 58 (8.44%) Azure Service Bus
4 43 (6.26%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 43 (6.26%) Serverless
5 42 (6.11%) SaaS
6 37 (5.39%) Azure Functions
7 29 (4.22%) Azure Service Fabric
8 22 (3.20%) Azure Event Grid
9 18 (2.62%) Azure Active Directory
10 14 (2.04%) Power Platform
11 13 (1.89%) NuGet
12 11 (1.60%) Azure Storage
12 11 (1.60%) GCP
13 4 (0.58%) npm
13 4 (0.58%) PaaS
14 3 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.44%) GitHub
15 2 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.75%) SMTP
2 9 (1.31%) HTTP
3 8 (1.16%) Network Security
4 6 (0.87%) Internet
5 1 (0.15%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (38.72%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.49%) Data Lake
3 19 (2.77%) NoSQL
4 15 (2.18%) Big Data
4 15 (2.18%) MongoDB
4 15 (2.18%) Relational Database
5 13 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (1.60%) Power BI
6 11 (1.60%) Redis
7 10 (1.46%) GIS
8 9 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2019
10 4 (0.58%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.29%) MySQL
11 2 (0.29%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.29%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 84 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 71 (10.33%) NUnit
3 57 (8.30%) Visual Studio
4 53 (7.71%) TeamCity
5 42 (6.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 37 (5.39%) Moq
7 28 (4.08%) MSTest
8 24 (3.49%) Jenkins
9 16 (2.33%) Selenium
10 15 (2.18%) SpecFlow
11 13 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (1.89%) WebDriver
12 8 (1.16%) JMeter
13 7 (1.02%) Locust
13 7 (1.02%) WebSurge
14 4 (0.58%) JIRA
14 4 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (0.29%) Cypress.io
15 2 (0.29%) TestComplete
15 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 118 (17.18%) Social Skills
2 63 (9.17%) Finance
3 35 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.35%) Retail
5 22 (3.20%) Marketing
6 21 (3.06%) Organisational Skills
7 19 (2.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 11 (1.60%) Electronics
9 7 (1.02%) Presentation Skills
10 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.44%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (86.03%) .NET
2 300 (43.67%) .NET Core
3 272 (39.59%) ASP.NET
4 193 (28.09%) CSS
5 186 (27.07%) HTML
6 161 (23.44%) AngularJS
7 155 (22.56%) React
8 150 (21.83%) .NET Framework
9 143 (20.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 97 (14.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 88 (12.81%) jQuery
12 83 (12.08%) WCF
13 81 (11.79%) REST
14 78 (11.35%) ASP.NET Core
15 77 (11.21%) RESTful
16 68 (9.90%) Entity Framework
17 61 (8.88%) Web Services
18 56 (8.15%) SOAP
19 41 (5.97%) HTML5
20 40 (5.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (1.60%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.31%) Algorithms
4 9 (1.31%) Cloud Native
4 9 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (1.31%) Wiki
5 7 (1.02%) Derivative
5 7 (1.02%) EPoS
5 7 (1.02%) User Experience
6 6 (0.87%) Renewable Energy
6 6 (0.87%) Smart Energy
6 6 (0.87%) Smart Meter
6 6 (0.87%) Tandem
7 5 (0.73%) Data Structures
7 5 (0.73%) Legacy Applications
7 5 (0.73%) Legacy Systems
7 5 (0.73%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.58%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 57 (8.30%) Windows
2 40 (5.82%) Linux
3 12 (1.75%) Windows 10
4 11 (1.60%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.31%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.16%) Unix
7 6 (0.87%) Android
8 5 (0.73%) VMS
9 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (33.48%) MVC
3 174 (25.33%) Microservices
4 160 (23.29%) TDD
5 148 (21.54%) Scrum
6 139 (20.23%) Full Stack Development
7 131 (19.07%) Software Engineering
8 125 (18.20%) DevOps
9 96 (13.97%) Test Automation
10 92 (13.39%) SOLID
11 75 (10.92%) Unit Testing
12 71 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
13 70 (10.19%) Clean Code
14 67 (9.75%) Web Development
15 64 (9.32%) OO
16 54 (7.86%) SDLC
17 50 (7.28%) Domain-Driven Design
18 46 (6.70%) Mentoring
18 46 (6.70%) OOP
19 44 (6.40%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 687 (100.00%) C#
2 330 (48.03%) JavaScript
3 324 (47.16%) SQL
4 87 (12.66%) T-SQL
5 48 (6.99%) C++
6 40 (5.82%) TypeScript
7 30 (4.37%) Java
8 28 (4.08%) Python
9 22 (3.20%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.46%) C
12 4 (0.58%) F#
12 4 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.58%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.29%) Delphi
14 1 (0.15%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.15%) PHP
14 1 (0.15%) VB
14 1 (0.15%) VBA
14 1 (0.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (8.44%) Degree
2 29 (4.22%) SC Cleared
2 29 (4.22%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.62%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) Accessibility
System Software
1 79 (11.50%) Docker
2 5 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 92 (13.39%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.60%) Terraform
3 4 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.44%) Kibana
5 2 (0.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 131 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (2.77%) VMware
3 13 (1.89%) Oracle
4 8 (1.16%) Nintex
5 7 (1.02%) Xamarin
6 6 (0.87%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.58%) Telerik
8 3 (0.44%) Google
9 2 (0.29%) ABBYY
9 2 (0.29%) Borland
9 2 (0.29%) Kofax
9 2 (0.29%) Spotify
10 1 (0.15%) Capita
10 1 (0.15%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.15%) OpenText
10 1 (0.15%) WooCommerce