Period
to 18 January 2021

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

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

C# .NET Developer
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 157 126 92
Rank change year-on-year -31 -34 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 712 1,765 2,840
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.01% 2.49% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.59% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1,747 2,916
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 34,059 68,162 81,655
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.15% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27,376 54,903 65,382
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in the UK excluding London

C# .NET Developer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for C# .NET Developer in the UK excluding London

C# .NET Developer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the UK excluding London

C# .NET Developer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
South East -13 255 £50,000 +11.11% 53
North of England -42 163 £45,000 - 66
Midlands +48 126 £45,000 +1.69% 66
North West +1 102 £50,000 +11.11% 41
South West -25 78 £44,000 -2.22% 26
East Midlands +53 74 £47,500 +11.76% 40
East of England +45 70 £45,000 -10.00% 24
West Midlands +16 52 £45,000 - 26
Yorkshire -54 41 £43,500 +3.57% 20
North East +10 20 £42,000 -3.45% 5
Scotland -17 12 £42,500 -12.37% 10
Wales +41 8 £37,500 -11.76% 5
C# .NET Developer
UK

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, C# .NET 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 UK excluding London region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 712 (100.00%) C#
1 712 (100.00%) .NET
2 421 (59.13%) JavaScript
3 371 (52.11%) .NET Core
4 365 (51.26%) ASP.NET
5 336 (47.19%) SQL Server
6 316 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
7 304 (42.70%) SQL
8 290 (40.73%) MVC
9 285 (40.03%) HTML
10 283 (39.75%) Azure
11 267 (37.50%) CSS
12 230 (32.30%) AngularJS
13 187 (26.26%) TDD
14 185 (25.98%) .NET Framework
15 175 (24.58%) ASP.NET Web API
16 162 (22.75%) Microsoft
17 148 (20.79%) ASP.NET MVC
18 140 (19.66%) DevOps
19 129 (18.12%) Scrum
20 117 (16.43%) Entity Framework
21 112 (15.73%) jQuery
22 102 (14.33%) React
23 100 (14.04%) Software Engineering
24 94 (13.20%) Web Development
25 90 (12.64%) REST
26 86 (12.08%) Unit Testing
27 83 (11.66%) AWS
28 82 (11.52%) Microservices
29 79 (11.10%) Degree

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 (4.49%) IIS
2 18 (2.53%) CMS
3 9 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 7 (0.98%) EPiServer
5 6 (0.84%) nginx
6 5 (0.70%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.56%) Apache
7 4 (0.56%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.42%) DNN
8 3 (0.42%) Kentico
8 3 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.28%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 283 (39.75%) Azure
2 83 (11.66%) AWS
3 36 (5.06%) SaaS
4 15 (2.11%) Serverless
5 14 (1.97%) Dynamics 365
6 12 (1.69%) npm
7 10 (1.40%) NuGet
8 9 (1.26%) Azure Functions
9 8 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.84%) PaaS
11 5 (0.70%) Power Platform
12 4 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.42%) Amazon Cognito
13 3 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.42%) AWS Fargate
13 3 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.42%) GitHub
14 2 (0.28%) Slack
15 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.84%) HTTP
2 2 (0.28%) DNS
2 2 (0.28%) Internet
2 2 (0.28%) SSL
3 1 (0.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.14%) MQTT
3 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (47.19%) SQL Server
2 53 (7.44%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 21 (2.95%) MySQL
5 16 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
7 12 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.26%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.12%) SQLPlus
10 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.70%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.70%) Redis
12 4 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.56%) Power BI
13 3 (0.42%) Amazon Aurora
13 3 (0.42%) Big Data
13 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 72 (10.11%) Visual Studio
2 63 (8.85%) Git (software)
3 46 (6.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (5.20%) NUnit
5 23 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 22 (3.09%) JIRA
7 21 (2.95%) Visual Studio Team System
8 17 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (1.54%) MSTest
11 8 (1.12%) Moq
11 8 (1.12%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.98%) webpack
13 6 (0.84%) Jenkins
13 6 (0.84%) Selenium
13 6 (0.84%) Visual Studio Code
14 4 (0.56%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.56%) Vagrant
15 3 (0.42%) gulp
15 3 (0.42%) SonarQube
General
1 49 (6.88%) Finance
2 19 (2.67%) Law
3 14 (1.97%) Marketing
3 14 (1.97%) Public Sector
4 12 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.54%) Games
6 8 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 7 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.84%) Police
9 4 (0.56%) Advertising
9 4 (0.56%) Local Government
9 4 (0.56%) Retail
10 3 (0.42%) Back Office
10 3 (0.42%) Electronics
11 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
11 2 (0.28%) Publishing
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 712 (100.00%) .NET
2 371 (52.11%) .NET Core
3 365 (51.26%) ASP.NET
4 285 (40.03%) HTML
5 267 (37.50%) CSS
6 230 (32.30%) AngularJS
7 185 (25.98%) .NET Framework
8 175 (24.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 148 (20.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 117 (16.43%) Entity Framework
11 112 (15.73%) jQuery
12 102 (14.33%) React
13 90 (12.64%) REST
14 63 (8.85%) Web Services
15 60 (8.43%) JSON
16 57 (8.01%) WCF
17 54 (7.58%) HTML5
18 52 (7.30%) ASP.NET Core
19 51 (7.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 50 (7.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.27%) Greenfield Project
2 44 (6.18%) Self-Motivation
3 41 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (5.06%) User Experience
5 18 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.26%) Client/Server
7 7 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.56%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.42%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.42%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.28%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.14%) Blog
12 1 (0.14%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.14%) NHS
12 1 (0.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.90%) Windows
2 13 (1.83%) Android
2 13 (1.83%) Linux
3 12 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.40%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.56%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (40.73%) MVC
3 187 (26.26%) TDD
4 140 (19.66%) DevOps
5 129 (18.12%) Scrum
6 100 (14.04%) Software Engineering
7 94 (13.20%) Web Development
8 86 (12.08%) Unit Testing
9 82 (11.52%) Microservices
10 78 (10.96%) OO
11 68 (9.55%) SOLID
12 62 (8.71%) SDLC
13 60 (8.43%) BDD
13 60 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
14 53 (7.44%) OOP
15 46 (6.46%) Test Automation
16 45 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
17 38 (5.34%) Mentoring
18 34 (4.78%) Web Design
19 33 (4.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 712 (100.00%) C#
2 421 (59.13%) JavaScript
3 304 (42.70%) SQL
4 76 (10.67%) TypeScript
5 64 (8.99%) T-SQL
6 46 (6.46%) VB.NET
7 23 (3.23%) C++
8 13 (1.83%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.40%) Java
10 8 (1.12%) Python
10 8 (1.12%) VB
11 7 (0.98%) VB6
12 5 (0.70%) PHP
13 4 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.56%) XAML
14 3 (0.42%) VBA
15 2 (0.28%) Erlang
15 2 (0.28%) Go
Qualifications
1 79 (11.10%) Degree
2 24 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.84%) HNC
7 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.14%) HND
8 1 (0.14%) ISEB
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.65%) QA
2 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.56%) GDPR
3 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 53 (7.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (3.79%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.70%) MIIS
2 5 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.56%) Ansible
4 2 (0.28%) Terraform
5 1 (0.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 162 (22.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (3.79%) Oracle
3 17 (2.39%) Xamarin
4 7 (0.98%) VMware
5 6 (0.84%) Google
6 5 (0.70%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.56%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.56%) Telerik
7 4 (0.56%) Xceptor
8 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.42%) SAP
9 2 (0.28%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.14%) GoCardless
10 1 (0.14%) Progress
10 1 (0.14%) Sage
10 1 (0.14%) Splunk