Period
to 1 August 2021

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 1 August 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
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 287 168 146
Rank change year-on-year -119 -22 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 1,340 1,403 3,630
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.19% 2.06% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.17% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,186 1,236 3,385
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,875 £31,995
25th Percentile £39,813 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London 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. 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
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 103,011 64,577 137,347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.17% 94.98% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 73,176 52,663 111,007
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

C# .NET Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# .NET Developer.

Salary trend for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# .NET Developer over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Top 17 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 1 August 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
England -114 1,228 £50,000 - 366
UK excluding London -75 863 £45,000 - 253
Work from Home -69 424 £45,000 - 137
London -168 394 £62,500 +4.17% 132
South East -22 388 £50,000 +11.11% 68
North of England -95 167 £42,500 -5.56% 75
Midlands -52 132 £45,000 +2.86% 52
North West -87 82 £45,000 -5.26% 47
South West -56 78 £44,000 -2.22% 19
East Midlands -24 70 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Yorkshire -69 62 £42,500 +13.33% 17
West Midlands -62 61 £50,000 - 22
East of England -88 54 £47,500 +11.76% 19
North East -11 23 £35,000 -17.65% 11
Scotland -63 22 £48,750 +8.33% 11
Wales -9 21 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Northern Ireland -32 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 1,340 (100.00%) C#
1 1,340 (100.00%) .NET
2 807 (60.22%) JavaScript
3 735 (54.85%) SQL
4 705 (52.61%) SQL Server
5 682 (50.90%) Azure
6 675 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
7 582 (43.43%) ASP.NET
8 581 (43.36%) .NET Core
9 532 (39.70%) MVC
10 448 (33.43%) CSS
11 440 (32.84%) HTML
12 419 (31.27%) AngularJS
13 404 (30.15%) Microsoft
14 376 (28.06%) .NET Framework
15 375 (27.99%) React
16 338 (25.22%) DevOps
17 325 (24.25%) Full Stack Development
18 303 (22.61%) Scrum
19 295 (22.01%) Microservices
20 292 (21.79%) TDD
21 285 (21.27%) ASP.NET MVC
22 280 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web API
23 257 (19.18%) jQuery
24 247 (18.43%) T-SQL
25 222 (16.57%) Git (software)
26 201 (15.00%) Software Engineering
27 198 (14.78%) Entity Framework
28 187 (13.96%) Web Services
29 183 (13.66%) SOLID

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 78 (5.82%) SharePoint
2 73 (5.45%) IIS
3 46 (3.43%) CMS
4 40 (2.99%) Umbraco
5 20 (1.49%) EPiServer
6 14 (1.04%) Confluence
6 14 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (0.75%) nginx
8 9 (0.67%) SAS
9 7 (0.52%) Kentico
10 6 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.22%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.15%) Apache
12 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.075%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.075%) Content Management Server
13 1 (0.075%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.075%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.60%) InVision
2 8 (0.60%) Sketch
3 7 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.37%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.15%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.075%) Figma
Business Applications
1 34 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.15%) BambooHR
3 2 (0.15%) Maximo
3 2 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.075%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.075%) Magento
4 1 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 682 (50.90%) Azure
2 158 (11.79%) AWS
3 94 (7.01%) SaaS
4 90 (6.72%) Azure Service Bus
5 75 (5.60%) Serverless
6 60 (4.48%) Azure Functions
7 38 (2.84%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 37 (2.76%) PaaS
9 36 (2.69%) Azure Active Directory
10 32 (2.39%) Power Platform
11 31 (2.31%) Azure Storage
12 24 (1.79%) GitHub
13 23 (1.72%) GCP
14 19 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
15 18 (1.34%) Azure Stack
16 16 (1.19%) Azure Event Grid
17 15 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
18 14 (1.04%) Azure App Service
18 14 (1.04%) Azure Key Vault
19 13 (0.97%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.90%) HTTP
2 8 (0.60%) Internet
3 6 (0.45%) RTP
4 5 (0.37%) H.323
5 3 (0.22%) Intranet
5 3 (0.22%) Skype
6 1 (0.075%) Broadband
6 1 (0.075%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 705 (52.61%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.85%) NoSQL
3 56 (4.18%) Relational Database
4 39 (2.91%) MongoDB
5 31 (2.31%) SQL Server 2016
6 30 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
7 28 (2.09%) SQL Server 2017
8 26 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
9 25 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (1.72%) Power BI
10 23 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (1.57%) RDBMS
12 20 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.97%) MySQL
15 11 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (0.82%) SQLPlus
16 10 (0.75%) SQL Server 2019
17 9 (0.67%) Redis
18 8 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 222 (16.57%) Git (software)
2 177 (13.21%) Visual Studio
3 110 (8.21%) TeamCity
4 107 (7.99%) Octopus Deploy
5 98 (7.31%) NUnit
6 71 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 47 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
8 41 (3.06%) Jenkins
9 34 (2.54%) Moq
10 27 (2.01%) JIRA
11 25 (1.87%) git-flow
11 25 (1.87%) MSTest
12 23 (1.72%) Selenium
13 13 (0.97%) Postman
14 12 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 12 (0.90%) WebDriver
15 11 (0.82%) Visual Studio Coded UI
16 9 (0.67%) Mercurial
16 9 (0.67%) Subversion
17 8 (0.60%) JSUnit
General
1 158 (11.79%) Finance
2 154 (11.49%) Social Skills
3 52 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (3.66%) Marketing
5 45 (3.36%) Retail
6 39 (2.91%) Law
7 23 (1.72%) Banking
8 18 (1.34%) Organisational Skills
9 17 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.19%) Public Sector
11 15 (1.12%) French Language
11 15 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.90%) Front Office
13 11 (0.82%) Games
14 10 (0.75%) Advertising
15 8 (0.60%) Telecoms
16 7 (0.52%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 5 (0.37%) Presentation Skills
18 5 (0.37%) Wearables
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,340 (100.00%) .NET
2 582 (43.43%) ASP.NET
3 581 (43.36%) .NET Core
4 448 (33.43%) CSS
5 440 (32.84%) HTML
6 419 (31.27%) AngularJS
7 376 (28.06%) .NET Framework
8 375 (27.99%) React
9 285 (21.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 280 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 257 (19.18%) jQuery
12 198 (14.78%) Entity Framework
13 187 (13.96%) Web Services
14 177 (13.21%) REST
15 146 (10.90%) HTML5
16 136 (10.15%) ASP.NET Core
17 117 (8.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 111 (8.28%) RESTful
19 108 (8.06%) CSS3
20 96 (7.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 109 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (3.88%) User Experience
3 41 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 25 (1.87%) Public Cloud
7 21 (1.57%) N-Tier
8 16 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.19%) Legacy Systems
8 16 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.12%) Cloud Native
9 15 (1.12%) Reinsurance
10 11 (0.82%) Data Structures
10 11 (0.82%) Legacy Applications
11 10 (0.75%) NHS
11 10 (0.75%) Wiki
12 9 (0.67%) Derivative
13 8 (0.60%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.45%) Analytical Mindset
15 5 (0.37%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 85 (6.34%) Windows
2 28 (2.09%) Linux
3 15 (1.12%) Windows Server 2016
4 11 (0.82%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.52%) Android
6 6 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.37%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.075%) Unix
8 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 675 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
2 532 (39.70%) MVC
3 338 (25.22%) DevOps
4 325 (24.25%) Full Stack Development
5 303 (22.61%) Scrum
6 295 (22.01%) Microservices
7 292 (21.79%) TDD
8 201 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 183 (13.66%) SOLID
10 163 (12.16%) Unit Testing
11 152 (11.34%) Web Development
12 147 (10.97%) OO
13 130 (9.70%) SDLC
14 115 (8.58%) Test Automation
15 106 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
16 99 (7.39%) OOP
17 89 (6.64%) BDD
18 83 (6.19%) Clean Code
19 82 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
20 77 (5.75%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,340 (100.00%) C#
2 807 (60.22%) JavaScript
3 735 (54.85%) SQL
4 247 (18.43%) T-SQL
5 154 (11.49%) TypeScript
6 52 (3.88%) PowerShell
7 49 (3.66%) VB.NET
8 47 (3.51%) Java
9 46 (3.43%) Python
10 44 (3.28%) C++
11 13 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 12 (0.90%) F#
13 11 (0.82%) Scala
14 10 (0.75%) Kotlin
14 10 (0.75%) VB
15 6 (0.45%) Haskell
16 5 (0.37%) PHP
17 4 (0.30%) ES6
18 3 (0.22%) C
18 3 (0.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 147 (10.97%) Degree
2 47 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.82%) SC Cleared
3 11 (0.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.45%) HND
6 3 (0.22%) HNC
7 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.15%) MCSD
7 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.075%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.37%) QA
2 9 (0.67%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.075%) GDPR
System Software
1 109 (8.13%) Docker
2 11 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.075%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 117 (8.73%) Kubernetes
2 50 (3.73%) Terraform
3 13 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.67%) Grafana
4 9 (0.67%) MIIS
5 8 (0.60%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.15%) Ansible
6 2 (0.15%) Consul
6 2 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.15%) Kibana
6 2 (0.15%) Packer
7 1 (0.075%) Marathon
7 1 (0.075%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 404 (30.15%) Microsoft
2 33 (2.46%) Oracle
3 30 (2.24%) Nintex
4 24 (1.79%) VMware
4 24 (1.79%) Xamarin
5 17 (1.27%) Google
6 14 (1.04%) Sitecore
7 11 (0.82%) SAP
7 11 (0.82%) Telerik
8 8 (0.60%) HP
9 6 (0.45%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.37%) Xceptor
11 4 (0.30%) Optimizely
11 4 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.22%) Capita
13 2 (0.15%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.15%) Blue Prism
13 2 (0.15%) IBM
13 2 (0.15%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.15%) OpenText