Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 32 29
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 5,490 6,621 7,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.72% 6.66% 6.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.91% 6.88% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,095 6,174 7,579
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 92,930 96,279 110,028
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.91% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 74,834 79,019 90,803
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 1,850 £45,000 +5.88% 207
North of England -1 1,343 £42,500 +6.25% 230
Midlands -3 795 £42,000 +7.69% 148
North West -12 677 £42,500 +6.25% 117
East of England -15 622 £47,500 +5.56% 81
South West +18 572 £40,000 - 87
Yorkshire +11 569 £42,500 +6.25% 92
West Midlands -7 504 £42,500 +8.97% 71
East Midlands -5 290 £40,000 +2.56% 77
Scotland -41 196 £42,500 +13.33% 29
North East -5 97 £40,000 - 21
Wales +6 91 £40,000 +6.67% 13
Northern Ireland +10 21 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Isle of Man +1 1 £40,000 +14.29%
C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 5,490 (100.00%) C#
2 4,978 (90.67%) .NET
3 3,239 (59.00%) JavaScript
4 3,060 (55.74%) MVC
5 3,046 (55.48%) ASP.NET
6 2,757 (50.22%) SQL Server
7 2,644 (48.16%) Agile Software Development
8 2,610 (47.54%) SQL
9 2,326 (42.37%) HTML
10 2,092 (38.11%) CSS
11 1,815 (33.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1,687 (30.73%) AngularJS
13 1,471 (26.79%) Microsoft
14 1,317 (23.99%) TDD
15 1,306 (23.79%) .NET Framework
16 1,210 (22.04%) jQuery
17 1,134 (20.66%) ASP.NET Web API
18 995 (18.12%) Scrum
19 910 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
20 799 (14.55%) Entity Framework
21 766 (13.95%) Web Development
22 748 (13.62%) Software Engineering
23 740 (13.48%) Finance
24 726 (13.22%) WCF
25 687 (12.51%) Git (software)
26 680 (12.39%) Web Services
27 678 (12.35%) HTML5
28 666 (12.13%) Visual Studio
29 658 (11.99%) OO
30 651 (11.86%) Continuous Integration

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
1 172 (3.13%) IIS
2 155 (2.82%) CMS
3 125 (2.28%) Umbraco
4 94 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 78 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (0.93%) Confluence
7 47 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
8 41 (0.75%) NServiceBus
9 35 (0.64%) EPiServer
10 31 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
12 12 (0.22%) Kentico
12 12 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 12 (0.22%) Sitefinity
13 11 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
14 9 (0.16%) Apache
15 8 (0.15%) Drupal
15 8 (0.15%) nginx
16 7 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (0.62%) Chatbot
2 24 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.091%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.055%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.036%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.018%) Maya
8 1 (0.018%) Simulink
8 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.018%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 31 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.073%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.073%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.073%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.036%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.036%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.036%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.018%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.018%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.018%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.018%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.018%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 910 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 331 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
3 167 (3.04%) SaaS
4 56 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 48 (0.87%) GitHub
6 45 (0.82%) npm
7 41 (0.75%) PaaS
8 32 (0.58%) Office 365
9 22 (0.40%) IaaS
10 21 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (0.38%) Serverless
11 17 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.22%) Google Play
13 11 (0.20%) CloudFront
14 10 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 9 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (0.16%) NuGet
16 8 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 7 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
18 5 (0.091%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.22%) HTTP
1 67 (1.22%) Internet
2 49 (0.89%) Intranet
3 47 (0.86%) SMS
4 45 (0.82%) Broadband
5 36 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 30 (0.55%) Hyperconnected
7 19 (0.35%) Wireless
8 9 (0.16%) WPA
9 8 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.11%) Skype
11 4 (0.073%) DNS
11 4 (0.073%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.073%) SSL
11 4 (0.073%) X.509
12 2 (0.036%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.036%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.036%) Modbus
12 2 (0.036%) PuTTY
12 2 (0.036%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,757 (50.22%) SQL Server
2 309 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 220 (4.01%) Relational Database
4 180 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 149 (2.71%) MongoDB
6 134 (2.44%) MySQL
7 115 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 115 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 112 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 103 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 61 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 60 (1.09%) RDBMS
12 52 (0.95%) Big Data
13 43 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 39 (0.71%) RavenDB
14 39 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
15 38 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
16 35 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
17 29 (0.53%) Cosmos DB
18 22 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 687 (12.51%) Git (software)
2 666 (12.13%) Visual Studio
3 451 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 305 (5.56%) NUnit
5 194 (3.53%) JIRA
6 126 (2.30%) TeamCity
7 116 (2.11%) Selenium
8 99 (1.80%) MSTest
9 93 (1.69%) Subversion
10 87 (1.58%) Jasmine
11 79 (1.44%) SpecFlow
12 72 (1.31%) Jenkins
13 57 (1.04%) webpack
14 56 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
14 56 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
15 50 (0.91%) StyleCop
16 47 (0.86%) Grunt
16 47 (0.86%) gulp
17 46 (0.84%) Bitbucket
18 43 (0.78%) ReSharper
General
1 740 (13.48%) Finance
2 249 (4.54%) Retail
3 204 (3.72%) Marketing
4 186 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 132 (2.40%) Games
6 118 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 86 (1.57%) Electronics
8 69 (1.26%) Automotive
9 65 (1.18%) Banking
10 59 (1.07%) Advertising
11 37 (0.67%) Legal
12 22 (0.40%) Back Office
13 19 (0.35%) Music Industry
14 17 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.27%) Law
16 11 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.18%) Aerospace
18 7 (0.13%) Military
19 6 (0.11%) Investment Banking
20 5 (0.091%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,978 (90.67%) .NET
2 3,046 (55.48%) ASP.NET
3 2,326 (42.37%) HTML
4 2,092 (38.11%) CSS
5 1,815 (33.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,687 (30.73%) AngularJS
7 1,306 (23.79%) .NET Framework
8 1,210 (22.04%) jQuery
9 1,134 (20.66%) ASP.NET Web API
10 799 (14.55%) Entity Framework
11 726 (13.22%) WCF
12 680 (12.39%) Web Services
13 678 (12.35%) HTML5
14 521 (9.49%) WPF
15 488 (8.89%) React
16 449 (8.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 448 (8.16%) RESTful
18 418 (7.61%) XML
19 378 (6.89%) .NET Core
20 366 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 584 (10.64%) Greenfield Project
2 358 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 276 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 241 (4.39%) User Experience
5 206 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 182 (3.32%) Mobile App
7 134 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
8 111 (2.02%) Fintech
9 57 (1.04%) Algorithms
10 41 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 40 (0.73%) N-Tier
12 35 (0.64%) Social Network
13 32 (0.58%) NHS
14 28 (0.51%) Music Streaming
15 24 (0.44%) Data Structures
16 23 (0.42%) EPoS
17 21 (0.38%) Driving Licence
18 18 (0.33%) W3C
19 17 (0.31%) Smartphone
20 15 (0.27%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 490 (8.93%) Windows
2 174 (3.17%) Android
3 131 (2.39%) Apple iOS
4 88 (1.60%) Linux
5 30 (0.55%) Unix
6 17 (0.31%) Windows Phone
6 17 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
7 15 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.13%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.055%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.036%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.036%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.036%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.018%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,060 (55.74%) MVC
2 2,644 (48.16%) Agile Software Development
3 1,317 (23.99%) TDD
4 995 (18.12%) Scrum
5 766 (13.95%) Web Development
6 748 (13.62%) Software Engineering
7 658 (11.99%) OO
8 651 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
9 613 (11.17%) Unit Testing
10 576 (10.49%) BDD
11 476 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
12 425 (7.74%) SDLC
13 392 (7.14%) Test Automation
14 297 (5.41%) SOLID
15 282 (5.14%) OOP
16 276 (5.03%) Web Application Development
17 267 (4.86%) Microservices
18 257 (4.68%) MVVM
19 256 (4.66%) Kanban
20 255 (4.64%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5,490 (100.00%) C#
2 3,239 (59.00%) JavaScript
3 2,610 (47.54%) SQL
4 579 (10.55%) T-SQL
5 398 (7.25%) VB.NET
6 304 (5.54%) Java
7 292 (5.32%) TypeScript
8 230 (4.19%) C++
9 146 (2.66%) Python
10 130 (2.37%) VB
11 95 (1.73%) PL/SQL
12 79 (1.44%) PHP
13 66 (1.20%) C
14 64 (1.17%) PowerShell
15 61 (1.11%) VB6
16 49 (0.89%) Ruby
17 40 (0.73%) XAML
18 38 (0.69%) Scala
19 30 (0.55%) Delphi
20 27 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 467 (8.51%) Degree
2 160 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 90 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 74 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 35 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 15 (0.27%) MCPD
7 14 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (0.20%) MCP
9 7 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.091%) MCSD
11 4 (0.073%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.055%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.036%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.036%) Master's Degree
14 1 (0.018%) AWS Certification
14 1 (0.018%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.018%) MCSA
14 1 (0.018%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (1.71%) QA
2 11 (0.20%) GDPR
3 7 (0.13%) GAMP
4 6 (0.11%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.091%) PMO
6 3 (0.055%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.055%) SLA
7 2 (0.036%) MISRA
7 2 (0.036%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.018%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 123 (2.24%) Docker
2 18 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.18%) Firmware
4 3 (0.055%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.036%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.018%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.018%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (0.49%) Ansible
3 26 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 26 (0.47%) Puppet
4 18 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (0.20%) Kibana
6 10 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.091%) SmoothWall
9 3 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.055%) Istio
9 3 (0.055%) Terraform
10 2 (0.036%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.018%) Consul
11 1 (0.018%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 1,471 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 342 (6.23%) Xamarin
3 278 (5.06%) Oracle
4 123 (2.24%) Google
5 99 (1.80%) SAP
6 64 (1.17%) Sitecore
7 61 (1.11%) Capita
8 52 (0.95%) Twitter
9 40 (0.73%) Facebook
10 31 (0.56%) DevExpress
11 27 (0.49%) Telerik
12 23 (0.42%) Atlassian
13 18 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (0.29%) Sage
15 13 (0.24%) HP
16 11 (0.20%) BT
16 11 (0.20%) TOWER Software
17 9 (0.16%) Samsung
18 8 (0.15%) IBM
18 8 (0.15%) Infragistics