Period
to 19 August 2017

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

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
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 65 58
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 6599 8742 10064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.73% 4.43% 4.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 4.59% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 8332 9655
UK median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 169664 190277 209696
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137041 160037 172615
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

C# .NET Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Top 16 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 19 August 2017. 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 -13 6260 £45,000 - 424
UK excluding London -12 4389 £40,000 - 296
London -38 2091 £55,000 - 139
South East -20 1346 £43,500 +2.35% 65
North of England -22 1175 £39,000 +4.00% 110
Midlands -2 725 £39,000 -2.50% 47
North West -13 690 £40,000 - 62
East of England +4 616 £45,000 +5.88% 31
West Midlands +16 480 £39,000 -2.50% 17
Yorkshire -31 416 £37,500 - 46
South West -38 320 £40,000 +6.67% 32
East Midlands -20 247 £39,000 -2.50% 30
Scotland +35 145 £37,000 -17.78% 6
Wales +16 70 £37,500 +15.38% 5
North East +6 69 £40,000 +9.59% 2
Northern Ireland - 2 £37,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, C# .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 6599 (100.00%) C#
1 6599 (100.00%) .NET
2 4674 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 4225 (64.02%) MVC
4 4037 (61.18%) SQL Server
5 3663 (55.51%) JavaScript
6 3373 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3006 (45.55%) HTML
7 3006 (45.55%) SQL
8 2817 (42.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2735 (41.45%) CSS
10 1987 (30.11%) TDD
11 1953 (29.60%) AngularJS
12 1889 (28.63%) jQuery
13 1758 (26.64%) Microsoft
14 1589 (24.08%) .NET Framework
15 1555 (23.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1509 (22.87%) Scrum
17 1425 (21.59%) WCF
18 1331 (20.17%) Finance
19 1227 (18.59%) Web Development
20 1105 (16.74%) Web Services
21 1073 (16.26%) HTML5
22 1011 (15.32%) Entity Framework
23 946 (14.34%) WPF
24 888 (13.46%) T-SQL
25 880 (13.34%) Visual Studio
26 878 (13.31%) OO
27 815 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
28 801 (12.14%) Continuous Integration

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
1 300 (4.55%) CMS
2 263 (3.99%) IIS
3 182 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 170 (2.58%) Umbraco
5 119 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
6 82 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
7 81 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 64 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 56 (0.85%) EPiServer
10 37 (0.56%) Kentico
11 36 (0.55%) NServiceBus
12 24 (0.36%) DNN
13 22 (0.33%) Sitefinity
14 17 (0.26%) Documentum
15 16 (0.24%) Alfresco
16 14 (0.21%) Apache Spark
16 14 (0.21%) WordPress
17 13 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
18 9 (0.14%) Apache
18 9 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 75 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 74 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.14%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.091%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.061%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.045%) GIMP
7 3 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.030%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 101 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.061%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.030%) Endur
5 2 (0.030%) Magento
5 2 (0.030%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.030%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.015%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.015%) Maximo
6 1 (0.015%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.015%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 1 (0.015%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.015%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.015%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.015%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.015%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.015%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 815 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 347 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 237 (3.59%) SaaS
4 41 (0.62%) PaaS
5 28 (0.42%) Google Play
6 26 (0.39%) GitHub
7 22 (0.33%) Office 365
8 16 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 10 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.15%) IaaS
9 10 (0.15%) Sage Pay
10 5 (0.076%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.076%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.076%) Boomi
11 4 (0.061%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.045%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.045%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.045%) Azure Machine Learning
12 3 (0.045%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 180 (2.73%) Internet
2 80 (1.21%) HTTP
3 69 (1.05%) Intranet
4 35 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 34 (0.52%) SMS
6 23 (0.35%) ATM
6 23 (0.35%) Broadband
7 19 (0.29%) Wireless
8 16 (0.24%) Ethernet
9 15 (0.23%) DNS
9 15 (0.23%) Extranet
9 15 (0.23%) RS-232
10 10 (0.15%) SSL
11 9 (0.14%) Skype
12 5 (0.076%) Firewall
12 5 (0.076%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.061%) AMQP
14 3 (0.045%) IMAP
14 3 (0.045%) SMTP
14 3 (0.045%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4037 (61.18%) SQL Server
2 578 (8.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 370 (5.61%) NoSQL
4 353 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 341 (5.17%) Relational Database
6 324 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 309 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 300 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 209 (3.17%) MongoDB
10 156 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
11 153 (2.32%) MySQL
12 104 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 92 (1.39%) Redis
14 74 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
15 63 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
16 56 (0.85%) Big Data
17 43 (0.65%) Oracle Database
18 42 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 33 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
20 30 (0.45%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 880 (13.34%) Visual Studio
2 648 (9.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 639 (9.68%) NUnit
4 614 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 367 (5.56%) Subversion
6 324 (4.91%) Rhino Mocks
7 301 (4.56%) Moq
8 291 (4.41%) TeamCity
9 226 (3.42%) MSTest
10 171 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
11 118 (1.79%) JIRA
12 113 (1.71%) MSBuild
13 84 (1.27%) Jenkins
14 64 (0.97%) Selenium
15 58 (0.88%) SpecFlow
16 56 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 44 (0.67%) NuGet
18 42 (0.64%) ReSharper
19 36 (0.55%) WiX
20 31 (0.47%) Jasmine
General
1 1331 (20.17%) Finance
2 428 (6.49%) Banking
3 329 (4.99%) Marketing
4 190 (2.88%) Retail
5 173 (2.62%) Telecoms
6 151 (2.29%) Games
7 146 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 140 (2.12%) Electronics
9 111 (1.68%) Investment Banking
10 91 (1.38%) Advertising
11 67 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 65 (0.98%) Back Office
13 43 (0.65%) Front Office
14 39 (0.59%) Legal
15 37 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 27 (0.41%) Music Industry
17 22 (0.33%) Automotive
17 22 (0.33%) Billing
18 21 (0.32%) Publishing
19 20 (0.30%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6599 (100.00%) .NET
2 4674 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 3006 (45.55%) HTML
4 2817 (42.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2735 (41.45%) CSS
6 1953 (29.60%) AngularJS
7 1889 (28.63%) jQuery
8 1589 (24.08%) .NET Framework
9 1555 (23.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1425 (21.59%) WCF
11 1105 (16.74%) Web Services
12 1073 (16.26%) HTML5
13 1011 (15.32%) Entity Framework
14 946 (14.34%) WPF
15 675 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 653 (9.90%) XML
17 636 (9.64%) RESTful
18 578 (8.76%) Ajax
19 564 (8.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 508 (7.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 752 (11.40%) Greenfield Project
2 394 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 378 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
4 280 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 230 (3.49%) User Experience
6 227 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
7 224 (3.39%) Fintech
8 105 (1.59%) Social Network
9 96 (1.45%) iPad
10 92 (1.39%) N-Tier
11 62 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 57 (0.86%) Tandem
13 51 (0.77%) Hedge funds
14 49 (0.74%) Online Banking
15 42 (0.64%) Blog
16 38 (0.58%) Social Media
17 37 (0.56%) NHS
18 36 (0.55%) Digital Media
19 33 (0.50%) Data Structures
20 30 (0.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 698 (10.58%) Windows
2 188 (2.85%) Android
3 118 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 86 (1.30%) Linux
5 58 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 27 (0.41%) Unix
7 17 (0.26%) Solaris
8 15 (0.23%) AIX
8 15 (0.23%) Mac OS
8 15 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 15 (0.23%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.091%) MVS
10 6 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.076%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.045%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.045%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.030%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4225 (64.02%) MVC
2 3373 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1987 (30.11%) TDD
4 1509 (22.87%) Scrum
5 1227 (18.59%) Web Development
6 878 (13.31%) OO
7 801 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
8 721 (10.93%) Software Engineering
9 715 (10.83%) BDD
10 647 (9.80%) Web Application Development
11 609 (9.23%) Unit Testing
12 552 (8.36%) SDLC
13 550 (8.33%) SOLID
14 438 (6.64%) Dependency Injection
15 417 (6.32%) Kanban
16 396 (6.00%) OOP
17 311 (4.71%) Mentoring
18 291 (4.41%) MVVM
19 284 (4.30%) E-Commerce
20 263 (3.99%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6599 (100.00%) C#
2 3663 (55.51%) JavaScript
3 3006 (45.55%) SQL
4 888 (13.46%) T-SQL
5 674 (10.21%) VB.NET
6 225 (3.41%) TypeScript
7 181 (2.74%) Java
7 181 (2.74%) VB
8 168 (2.55%) Ruby
9 163 (2.47%) C++
10 115 (1.74%) PowerShell
11 101 (1.53%) PL/SQL
12 90 (1.36%) Python
13 81 (1.23%) C
14 62 (0.94%) PHP
15 61 (0.92%) XAML
16 43 (0.65%) VB6
17 39 (0.59%) F#
18 33 (0.50%) Objective-C
19 32 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 739 (11.20%) Degree
2 165 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 104 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 24 (0.36%) MCSD
6 23 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (0.23%) PhD
9 14 (0.21%) PMI Certification
10 13 (0.20%) HND
10 13 (0.20%) MCP
11 11 (0.17%) GNVQ
11 11 (0.17%) MCPD
12 9 (0.14%) MCAD
13 8 (0.12%) MCTS
14 7 (0.11%) Master's Degree
15 4 (0.061%) DV Cleared
16 3 (0.045%) DBS Check
17 2 (0.030%) BPSS Clearance
17 2 (0.030%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (2.91%) QA
2 33 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 26 (0.39%) SEPA
4 6 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.091%) WAI
5 5 (0.076%) Basel III
6 3 (0.045%) MiFID
7 2 (0.030%) GAMP
7 2 (0.030%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.030%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.015%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.015%) EMIR
8 1 (0.015%) HL7
8 1 (0.015%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (0.56%) Docker
2 4 (0.061%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.030%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.030%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.015%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 42 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (0.59%) Puppet
3 34 (0.52%) Ansible
4 27 (0.41%) Opsview
5 9 (0.14%) Control-M
5 9 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.045%) Kibana
6 3 (0.045%) logstash
6 3 (0.045%) Salt
7 2 (0.030%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.015%) Grafana
8 1 (0.015%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1758 (26.64%) Microsoft
2 319 (4.83%) Oracle
3 226 (3.42%) Xamarin
4 132 (2.00%) Facebook
5 123 (1.86%) SAP
6 120 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 83 (1.26%) Twitter
8 72 (1.09%) Google
9 70 (1.06%) Telerik
10 29 (0.44%) Splunk
11 25 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
12 24 (0.36%) DevExpress
13 22 (0.33%) Adobe
14 17 (0.26%) EMC
15 13 (0.20%) Sage
16 12 (0.18%) Sybase
17 11 (0.17%) Castleton
17 11 (0.17%) ESRI
17 11 (0.17%) Mapinfo
18 10 (0.15%) IBM