Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 38 30
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 5,105 6,098 7,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.52% 6.28% 7.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.72% 6.48% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,735 5,642 7,355
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 89,281 94,093 106,323
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 96.92% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 71,584 77,059 87,497
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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
South East -9 1,752 £45,000 - 272
North of England +10 1,341 £42,500 +6.25% 275
North West +3 732 £42,500 +6.25% 158
Midlands -8 689 £42,500 +8.28% 175
East of England -14 553 £45,000 - 112
Yorkshire +18 528 £43,000 +7.50% 103
South West 0 481 £40,000 - 87
West Midlands -16 404 £42,500 +8.97% 87
East Midlands +3 284 £42,500 +8.97% 88
Scotland -40 183 £45,000 +12.50% 30
North East 0 81 £42,500 +8.97% 14
Wales -5 77 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Northern Ireland +35 33 £37,500 - 13
Isle of Man - 1 £40,000 -
C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 UK excluding London region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 5,105 (100.00%) C#
2 4,649 (91.07%) .NET
3 2,921 (57.22%) JavaScript
4 2,857 (55.96%) MVC
5 2,797 (54.79%) ASP.NET
6 2,524 (49.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2,510 (49.17%) SQL Server
8 2,369 (46.41%) SQL
9 2,100 (41.14%) HTML
10 1,903 (37.28%) CSS
11 1,647 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1,577 (30.89%) AngularJS
13 1,439 (28.19%) Microsoft
14 1,310 (25.66%) TDD
15 1,173 (22.98%) .NET Framework
16 1,093 (21.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1,090 (21.35%) jQuery
18 953 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
19 952 (18.65%) Scrum
20 758 (14.85%) Finance
21 735 (14.40%) Software Engineering
22 706 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
23 701 (13.73%) Web Development
24 687 (13.46%) Entity Framework
25 661 (12.95%) Web Services
26 651 (12.75%) Git (software)
27 646 (12.65%) Visual Studio
28 640 (12.54%) WCF
29 619 (12.13%) HTML5
30 600 (11.75%) Greenfield Project

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
1 197 (3.86%) IIS
2 123 (2.41%) CMS
3 96 (1.88%) Umbraco
4 93 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 62 (1.21%) SharePoint
6 32 (0.63%) NServiceBus
7 29 (0.57%) Confluence
8 28 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 27 (0.53%) EPiServer
10 18 (0.35%) Sitefinity
11 15 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (0.27%) WebSphere
13 13 (0.25%) Apache
14 9 (0.18%) K2 blackpearl
14 9 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.12%) Drupal
15 6 (0.12%) Kentico
16 5 (0.098%) Apache Spark
17 4 (0.078%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (0.47%) Chatbot
2 13 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.059%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.059%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.039%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.020%) Maya
6 1 (0.020%) Simulink
6 1 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.020%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 22 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.078%) Magento
3 4 (0.078%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.059%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.039%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.039%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.020%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.020%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.020%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.020%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.020%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.020%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 953 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 299 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
3 175 (3.43%) SaaS
4 50 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 33 (0.65%) GitHub
6 29 (0.57%) npm
6 29 (0.57%) PaaS
7 24 (0.47%) Google Play
8 18 (0.35%) Serverless
9 16 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.27%) NuGet
11 13 (0.25%) Office 365
12 12 (0.24%) IaaS
13 9 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (0.18%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (0.16%) Azure Functions
15 7 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.098%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (0.098%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 82 (1.61%) Internet
2 58 (1.14%) HTTP
3 42 (0.82%) Intranet
4 40 (0.78%) Broadband
5 29 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 23 (0.45%) SMS
7 20 (0.39%) Hyperconnected
8 18 (0.35%) Wireless
9 11 (0.22%) VoIP
10 7 (0.14%) DNS
11 6 (0.12%) Skype
12 5 (0.098%) iBeacon
12 5 (0.098%) IMAP
12 5 (0.098%) PuTTY
12 5 (0.098%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.098%) SMTP
12 5 (0.098%) X.509
13 4 (0.078%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.039%) Modbus
14 2 (0.039%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,510 (49.17%) SQL Server
2 239 (4.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 187 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 154 (3.02%) NoSQL
5 138 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 132 (2.59%) MySQL
7 98 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 96 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 89 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 83 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 54 (1.06%) RDBMS
12 49 (0.96%) Big Data
12 49 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
13 47 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
14 40 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
15 30 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 25 (0.49%) RavenDB
16 25 (0.49%) Redis
16 25 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
17 23 (0.45%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 651 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 646 (12.65%) Visual Studio
3 485 (9.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 292 (5.72%) NUnit
5 170 (3.33%) JIRA
6 136 (2.66%) TeamCity
7 108 (2.12%) Selenium
8 83 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 80 (1.57%) SpecFlow
10 77 (1.51%) MSTest
11 69 (1.35%) Subversion
12 68 (1.33%) Jenkins
13 59 (1.16%) Jasmine
14 53 (1.04%) StyleCop
15 52 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
16 50 (0.98%) Cucumber
17 44 (0.86%) gulp
18 43 (0.84%) Bitbucket
19 41 (0.80%) Moq
20 40 (0.78%) webpack
General
1 758 (14.85%) Finance
2 213 (4.17%) Retail
3 182 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 175 (3.43%) Marketing
5 156 (3.06%) Games
6 125 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 83 (1.63%) Electronics
8 68 (1.33%) Banking
9 46 (0.90%) Automotive
10 34 (0.67%) Legal
11 28 (0.55%) Advertising
12 20 (0.39%) Back Office
13 14 (0.27%) Law
14 9 (0.18%) Music Industry
15 8 (0.16%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.16%) Military
15 8 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.12%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.098%) Publishing
18 4 (0.078%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,649 (91.07%) .NET
2 2,797 (54.79%) ASP.NET
3 2,100 (41.14%) HTML
4 1,903 (37.28%) CSS
5 1,647 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,577 (30.89%) AngularJS
7 1,173 (22.98%) .NET Framework
8 1,093 (21.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1,090 (21.35%) jQuery
10 687 (13.46%) Entity Framework
11 661 (12.95%) Web Services
12 640 (12.54%) WCF
13 619 (12.13%) HTML5
14 465 (9.11%) WPF
15 453 (8.87%) RESTful
16 432 (8.46%) React
17 424 (8.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 381 (7.46%) .NET Core
19 340 (6.66%) LINQ
19 340 (6.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 600 (11.75%) Greenfield Project
2 364 (7.13%) Enterprise Software
3 285 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 242 (4.74%) User Experience
5 207 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 194 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 134 (2.62%) Fintech
8 108 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
9 64 (1.25%) Algorithms
10 47 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 38 (0.74%) Social Network
12 32 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 28 (0.55%) NHS
14 27 (0.53%) Client/Server
15 26 (0.51%) EPoS
16 23 (0.45%) iPhone
17 22 (0.43%) Social Media
18 21 (0.41%) Reinsurance
19 19 (0.37%) Augmented Reality
20 17 (0.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 457 (8.95%) Windows
2 227 (4.45%) Android
3 175 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 80 (1.57%) Linux
5 33 (0.65%) Unix
6 27 (0.53%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.16%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.098%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.078%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.078%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.059%) OpenVMS
11 3 (0.059%) VMS
11 3 (0.059%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (0.039%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.039%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.039%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,857 (55.96%) MVC
2 2,524 (49.44%) Agile Software Development
3 1,310 (25.66%) TDD
4 952 (18.65%) Scrum
5 735 (14.40%) Software Engineering
6 706 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
7 701 (13.73%) Web Development
8 574 (11.24%) OO
9 566 (11.09%) BDD
10 558 (10.93%) Unit Testing
11 458 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
12 388 (7.60%) Test Automation
13 336 (6.58%) SDLC
14 314 (6.15%) SOLID
15 308 (6.03%) Microservices
16 300 (5.88%) Pair Programming
17 279 (5.47%) OOP
18 258 (5.05%) Web Application Development
19 251 (4.92%) Kanban
20 245 (4.80%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5,105 (100.00%) C#
2 2,921 (57.22%) JavaScript
3 2,369 (46.41%) SQL
4 538 (10.54%) T-SQL
5 376 (7.37%) VB.NET
6 296 (5.80%) TypeScript
7 293 (5.74%) Java
8 193 (3.78%) C++
9 144 (2.82%) Python
10 100 (1.96%) PHP
11 99 (1.94%) VB
12 68 (1.33%) C
13 60 (1.18%) PL/SQL
14 56 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 45 (0.88%) Ruby
16 38 (0.74%) VB6
17 37 (0.72%) XAML
18 33 (0.65%) Scala
19 30 (0.59%) Objective-C
20 23 (0.45%) F#
Qualifications
1 456 (8.93%) Degree
2 145 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 77 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (1.16%) Security Cleared
5 35 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.41%) MCPD
7 14 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.098%) MCP
10 3 (0.059%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.059%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.059%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.039%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.039%) HND
11 2 (0.039%) ISEB
11 2 (0.039%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.039%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.039%) MCSD
12 1 (0.020%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.020%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (2.70%) QA
2 12 (0.24%) GDPR
3 4 (0.078%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.078%) PMO
4 1 (0.020%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.020%) SLA
System Software
1 144 (2.82%) Docker
2 28 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.16%) Firmware
4 6 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.098%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.078%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.059%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.020%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.020%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.020%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (0.57%) Ansible
3 25 (0.49%) Kubernetes
4 13 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.22%) Puppet
6 6 (0.12%) Kibana
6 6 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.098%) Consul
7 5 (0.098%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.078%) cPanel
8 4 (0.078%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (0.078%) Terraform
9 3 (0.059%) Grafana
9 3 (0.059%) Graphite
9 3 (0.059%) Istio
10 2 (0.039%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1,439 (28.19%) Microsoft
2 344 (6.74%) Xamarin
3 213 (4.17%) Oracle
4 109 (2.14%) Google
5 101 (1.98%) SAP
6 56 (1.10%) Sitecore
7 54 (1.06%) Twitter
8 40 (0.78%) Facebook
8 40 (0.78%) Telerik
9 28 (0.55%) DevExpress
10 14 (0.27%) Atlassian
11 12 (0.24%) HP
12 10 (0.20%) Sage
13 8 (0.16%) Sencha
14 5 (0.098%) Apple
14 5 (0.098%) Sun
14 5 (0.098%) Syncfusion
14 5 (0.098%) VMware
15 4 (0.078%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (0.078%) TIBCO