Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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

C# Developer
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 44 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 4,480 5,762 7,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.30% 5.83% 6.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.50% 6.02% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,107 5,318 6,761
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 81,466 95,774 100,096
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 96.93% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 64,467 78,333 82,261
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

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

C# Developer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# Developer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for C# Developer in the UK excluding London

C# Developer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in the UK excluding London

C# 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# Developer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
South East -9 1,561 £45,000 +2.27% 234
North of England +13 1,257 £44,000 +4.76% 277
North West +20 695 £45,000 +5.88% 128
Midlands -14 506 £40,000 +1.27% 178
East of England -4 496 £47,500 +5.56% 74
Yorkshire +9 493 £43,750 +3.55% 131
South West -21 363 £40,000 - 114
East Midlands +7 261 £42,500 +10.39% 78
West Midlands -38 245 £40,000 - 100
Scotland -26 183 £45,000 +12.50% 33
Wales -6 71 £41,250 +3.13% 22
North East +10 70 £47,500 +18.75% 18
Northern Ireland +27 52 £37,500 - 5
C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 UK excluding London region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 4,480 (100.00%) C#
2 4,074 (90.94%) .NET
3 2,443 (54.53%) ASP.NET
4 2,400 (53.57%) MVC
5 2,385 (53.24%) JavaScript
6 2,232 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2,168 (48.39%) SQL Server
8 2,081 (46.45%) SQL
9 1,716 (38.30%) HTML
10 1,529 (34.13%) CSS
11 1,404 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1,361 (30.38%) Microsoft
13 1,238 (27.63%) AngularJS
14 1,181 (26.36%) TDD
15 997 (22.25%) .NET Framework
16 928 (20.71%) jQuery
17 910 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
18 895 (19.98%) ASP.NET Web API
19 809 (18.06%) Scrum
20 779 (17.39%) Software Engineering
21 703 (15.69%) Finance
22 667 (14.89%) Visual Studio
23 647 (14.44%) Git (software)
24 628 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
25 611 (13.64%) Web Services
26 596 (13.30%) Web Development
27 582 (12.99%) Entity Framework
28 578 (12.90%) WCF
29 555 (12.39%) Greenfield Project
30 501 (11.18%) BDD

C# 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
1 181 (4.04%) IIS
2 123 (2.75%) CMS
3 109 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
4 98 (2.19%) Umbraco
5 53 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 37 (0.83%) NServiceBus
7 36 (0.80%) EPiServer
8 33 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 25 (0.56%) Sitefinity
10 19 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 17 (0.38%) Apache
12 14 (0.31%) Kentico
12 14 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.27%) Confluence
13 12 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.22%) Documentum
14 10 (0.22%) JBoss
14 10 (0.22%) Jetty
14 10 (0.22%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (0.22%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.089%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.045%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.022%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.022%) Maya
5 1 (0.022%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.022%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.022%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.089%) Magento
3 4 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.089%) Shopify
4 2 (0.045%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.022%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 910 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 265 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 107 (2.39%) SaaS
4 58 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (0.65%) Google Play
6 27 (0.60%) Serverless
7 21 (0.47%) Office 365
8 18 (0.40%) GitHub
8 18 (0.40%) NuGet
9 12 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.22%) Azure Functions
11 9 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.11%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.11%) npm
14 4 (0.089%) PaaS
15 3 (0.067%) IaaS
15 3 (0.067%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 98 (2.19%) Internet
2 35 (0.78%) HTTP
3 31 (0.69%) Broadband
4 26 (0.58%) Intranet
5 18 (0.40%) VoIP
6 11 (0.25%) SMS
6 11 (0.25%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.18%) DNS
7 8 (0.18%) IMAP
7 8 (0.18%) SMTP
7 8 (0.18%) Wireless
8 7 (0.16%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
8 7 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (0.13%) Extranet
9 6 (0.13%) Network Security
10 5 (0.11%) CTI
10 5 (0.11%) iBeacon
10 5 (0.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,168 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 204 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 176 (3.93%) SQL Server 2016
4 150 (3.35%) MySQL
5 134 (2.99%) NoSQL
6 131 (2.92%) MongoDB
7 104 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 90 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 76 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
10 65 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 50 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 45 (1.00%) Big Data
13 37 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
14 35 (0.78%) Redis
15 34 (0.76%) RDBMS
16 30 (0.67%) Oracle Database
17 28 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
18 27 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
19 26 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 16 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 667 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 647 (14.44%) Git (software)
3 461 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 249 (5.56%) NUnit
5 150 (3.35%) TeamCity
6 127 (2.83%) JIRA
7 118 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 98 (2.19%) Jenkins
9 69 (1.54%) Selenium
10 62 (1.38%) Subversion
11 60 (1.34%) MSTest
12 59 (1.32%) SpecFlow
13 58 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
14 47 (1.05%) Cucumber
15 46 (1.03%) Moq
15 46 (1.03%) StyleCop
16 41 (0.92%) Bitbucket
17 40 (0.89%) AccuRev
18 37 (0.83%) ReSharper
19 27 (0.60%) Jasmine
General
1 703 (15.69%) Finance
2 150 (3.35%) Retail
3 131 (2.92%) Games
4 125 (2.79%) Marketing
5 121 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 106 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 57 (1.27%) Electronics
8 52 (1.16%) Banking
9 41 (0.92%) Automotive
10 23 (0.51%) Legal
11 17 (0.38%) Back Office
12 15 (0.33%) Publishing
13 12 (0.27%) Advertising
13 12 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.25%) Billing
15 9 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.18%) Military
16 8 (0.18%) Music Industry
17 6 (0.13%) Law
18 4 (0.089%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,074 (90.94%) .NET
2 2,443 (54.53%) ASP.NET
3 1,716 (38.30%) HTML
4 1,529 (34.13%) CSS
5 1,404 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,238 (27.63%) AngularJS
7 997 (22.25%) .NET Framework
8 928 (20.71%) jQuery
9 895 (19.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 611 (13.64%) Web Services
11 582 (12.99%) Entity Framework
12 578 (12.90%) WCF
13 489 (10.92%) HTML5
14 446 (9.96%) WPF
15 413 (9.22%) RESTful
16 399 (8.91%) .NET Core
17 352 (7.86%) React
18 342 (7.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 341 (7.61%) XML
20 282 (6.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 555 (12.39%) Greenfield Project
2 355 (7.92%) Enterprise Software
3 223 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 203 (4.53%) User Experience
5 168 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 143 (3.19%) Fintech
7 77 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
8 76 (1.70%) Algorithms
9 36 (0.80%) Data Structures
10 35 (0.78%) N-Tier
11 33 (0.74%) iPhone
12 27 (0.60%) PMI
13 25 (0.56%) Client/Server
13 25 (0.56%) EPoS
13 25 (0.56%) Social Network
13 25 (0.56%) Tandem
14 24 (0.54%) Cloud Native
15 22 (0.49%) Reinsurance
16 21 (0.47%) NHS
16 21 (0.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 388 (8.66%) Windows
2 184 (4.11%) Android
3 152 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 85 (1.90%) Linux
5 32 (0.71%) Windows Server
6 22 (0.49%) Unix
7 8 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.089%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.067%) OpenVMS
11 3 (0.067%) VMS
11 3 (0.067%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.067%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 3 (0.067%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.045%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.022%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.022%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.022%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.022%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,400 (53.57%) MVC
2 2,232 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1,181 (26.36%) TDD
4 809 (18.06%) Scrum
5 779 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 628 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
7 596 (13.30%) Web Development
8 501 (11.18%) BDD
9 498 (11.12%) OO
10 485 (10.83%) Unit Testing
11 435 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
12 365 (8.15%) SDLC
13 346 (7.72%) Test Automation
14 335 (7.48%) SOLID
15 324 (7.23%) Microservices
16 289 (6.45%) DevOps
17 284 (6.34%) Pair Programming
18 270 (6.03%) Computer Science
19 240 (5.36%) OOP
20 212 (4.73%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 4,480 (100.00%) C#
2 2,385 (53.24%) JavaScript
3 2,081 (46.45%) SQL
4 488 (10.89%) T-SQL
5 312 (6.96%) VB.NET
6 265 (5.92%) Java
7 238 (5.31%) TypeScript
8 212 (4.73%) C++
9 153 (3.42%) Python
10 98 (2.19%) C
11 95 (2.12%) PHP
12 94 (2.10%) VB
13 77 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 52 (1.16%) PL/SQL
15 48 (1.07%) Ruby
16 35 (0.78%) VB6
17 31 (0.69%) Objective-C
17 31 (0.69%) XAML
18 27 (0.60%) Apple Swift
19 23 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 448 (10.00%) Degree
2 128 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 81 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 62 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 54 (1.21%) SC Cleared
6 27 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 23 (0.51%) MCPD
8 15 (0.33%) Master's Degree
9 10 (0.22%) HND
10 8 (0.18%) MCP
11 4 (0.089%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.045%) ISEB
12 2 (0.045%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.045%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.045%) PhD
13 1 (0.022%) MBA
13 1 (0.022%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.022%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (3.62%) QA
2 10 (0.22%) DICOM
2 10 (0.22%) GDPR
3 8 (0.18%) GAMP
4 5 (0.11%) PMO
5 3 (0.067%) HL7
6 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.022%) SLA
System Software
1 149 (3.33%) Docker
2 40 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.18%) Firmware
5 7 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.022%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.022%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 42 (0.94%) Kubernetes
2 23 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.36%) Ansible
4 14 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.18%) Consul
6 7 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (0.13%) Graphite
7 6 (0.13%) Terraform
8 5 (0.11%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.089%) cPanel
9 4 (0.089%) Rancher
10 3 (0.067%) Grafana
10 3 (0.067%) Puppet
11 2 (0.045%) Kibana
12 1 (0.022%) Istio
12 1 (0.022%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1,361 (30.38%) Microsoft
2 267 (5.96%) Xamarin
3 212 (4.73%) Oracle
4 97 (2.17%) Google
5 80 (1.79%) Sitecore
6 67 (1.50%) SAP
7 38 (0.85%) Telerik
8 29 (0.65%) DevExpress
8 29 (0.65%) Twitter
9 26 (0.58%) Facebook
10 13 (0.29%) Cisco
11 11 (0.25%) TIBCO
12 10 (0.22%) EMC
12 10 (0.22%) Solace
12 10 (0.22%) VMware
13 8 (0.18%) Apple
13 8 (0.18%) ForgeRock
13 8 (0.18%) Tableau
14 7 (0.16%) Motorola
14 7 (0.16%) Sage