Period
to 20 October 2017

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 64 66
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 6310 8519 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.62% 4.46% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 4.63% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5896 8123 9301
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 166841 184148 211679
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133583 154294 175388
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Top 15 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 20 October 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 -21 6000 £45,000 +2.27% 381
UK excluding London -17 4057 £42,500 +6.25% 259
London -38 2125 £55,000 - 128
South East -15 1362 £45,000 +5.88% 82
North of England -25 1006 £40,000 +2.56% 78
Midlands -5 639 £39,000 -2.50% 51
North West -22 624 £40,000 +2.56% 40
East of England -12 540 £45,000 +12.50% 27
West Midlands +3 426 £38,000 -5.00% 30
South West -33 335 £40,000 - 15
Yorkshire -27 330 £40,000 - 34
East Midlands -22 215 £39,000 -2.50% 21
Scotland +11 122 £40,000 -0.62% 3
Wales +12 60 £39,000 +11.43% 3
North East -13 52 £40,000 +6.67% 4

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 6310 (100.00%) C#
1 6310 (100.00%) .NET
2 4468 (70.81%) ASP.NET
3 4021 (63.72%) MVC
4 3853 (61.06%) SQL Server
5 3525 (55.86%) JavaScript
6 3443 (54.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2865 (45.40%) SQL
8 2843 (45.06%) HTML
9 2713 (43.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2538 (40.22%) CSS
11 1861 (29.49%) AngularJS
12 1822 (28.87%) TDD
13 1780 (28.21%) Microsoft
14 1694 (26.85%) jQuery
15 1582 (25.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1555 (24.64%) Scrum
17 1477 (23.41%) .NET Framework
18 1432 (22.69%) WCF
19 1339 (21.22%) Finance
20 1140 (18.07%) Web Development
21 1117 (17.70%) Web Services
22 1056 (16.74%) HTML5
23 953 (15.10%) WPF
24 915 (14.50%) T-SQL
25 898 (14.23%) Visual Studio
26 882 (13.98%) Entity Framework
27 876 (13.88%) Microsoft Azure
28 783 (12.41%) OO
29 775 (12.28%) 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
1 279 (4.42%) CMS
2 266 (4.22%) IIS
3 199 (3.15%) SharePoint
4 167 (2.65%) Umbraco
5 110 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
6 75 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 72 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 70 (1.11%) EPiServer
9 59 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
10 42 (0.67%) NServiceBus
11 38 (0.60%) Kentico
12 25 (0.40%) DNN
13 18 (0.29%) Documentum
14 16 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
14 16 (0.25%) Sitefinity
15 14 (0.22%) WordPress
16 12 (0.19%) Apache
17 10 (0.16%) Alfresco
17 10 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 9 (0.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 82 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 78 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.048%) GIMP
6 2 (0.032%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.032%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.032%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.016%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.016%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 107 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.032%) Endur
4 2 (0.032%) Magento
4 2 (0.032%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.032%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.016%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.016%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.016%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.016%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.016%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.016%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.016%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 876 (13.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 362 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
3 217 (3.44%) SaaS
4 56 (0.89%) npm
5 41 (0.65%) PaaS
6 31 (0.49%) GitHub
7 27 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (0.41%) Google Play
9 23 (0.36%) Office 365
10 14 (0.22%) IaaS
11 13 (0.21%) Google Analytics
11 13 (0.21%) Sage Pay
12 10 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (0.14%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.11%) Serverless
15 5 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 4 (0.063%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.063%) Azure Machine Learning
16 4 (0.063%) Dynamics 365
17 3 (0.048%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 194 (3.07%) Internet
2 82 (1.30%) Intranet
3 64 (1.01%) HTTP
4 63 (1.00%) Hyperconnected
5 61 (0.97%) SMS
6 30 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 27 (0.43%) ATM
8 22 (0.35%) Broadband
9 20 (0.32%) Extranet
9 20 (0.32%) Wireless
10 17 (0.27%) HTTPS
11 12 (0.19%) SSL
12 11 (0.17%) DNS
13 9 (0.14%) Skype
14 7 (0.11%) AMQP
14 7 (0.11%) Ethernet
14 7 (0.11%) RS-232
15 5 (0.079%) SMTP
16 4 (0.063%) Firewall
17 3 (0.048%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3853 (61.06%) SQL Server
2 581 (9.21%) SQL Server 2014
3 333 (5.28%) NoSQL
4 323 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 315 (4.99%) Relational Database
6 301 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 286 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 243 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 205 (3.25%) MongoDB
10 160 (2.54%) MySQL
11 149 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
12 108 (1.71%) RDBMS
13 68 (1.08%) Redis
14 59 (0.94%) Big Data
15 58 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
16 52 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
17 51 (0.81%) Oracle Database
18 46 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 37 (0.59%) Couchbase
20 32 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 898 (14.23%) Visual Studio
2 662 (10.49%) NUnit
3 588 (9.32%) Git (software)
3 588 (9.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 341 (5.40%) Rhino Mocks
5 335 (5.31%) Subversion
6 326 (5.17%) TeamCity
7 318 (5.04%) Moq
8 200 (3.17%) MSTest
9 195 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
10 148 (2.35%) MSBuild
11 139 (2.20%) JIRA
12 100 (1.58%) Jenkins
13 78 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 52 (0.82%) Hudson
14 52 (0.82%) Selenium
15 35 (0.55%) SpecFlow
16 33 (0.52%) Bitbucket
17 32 (0.51%) ReSharper
18 30 (0.48%) gulp
General
1 1339 (21.22%) Finance
2 433 (6.86%) Banking
3 334 (5.29%) Marketing
4 226 (3.58%) Retail
5 182 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 159 (2.52%) Games
7 150 (2.38%) Electronics
8 136 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 112 (1.77%) Investment Banking
10 92 (1.46%) Advertising
11 82 (1.30%) Back Office
12 49 (0.78%) Legal
13 45 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 43 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
15 30 (0.48%) Music Industry
16 29 (0.46%) Front Office
17 27 (0.43%) Law
18 24 (0.38%) Billing
19 17 (0.27%) Automotive
20 9 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6310 (100.00%) .NET
2 4468 (70.81%) ASP.NET
3 2843 (45.06%) HTML
4 2713 (43.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2538 (40.22%) CSS
6 1861 (29.49%) AngularJS
7 1694 (26.85%) jQuery
8 1582 (25.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1477 (23.41%) .NET Framework
10 1432 (22.69%) WCF
11 1117 (17.70%) Web Services
12 1056 (16.74%) HTML5
13 953 (15.10%) WPF
14 882 (13.98%) Entity Framework
15 695 (11.01%) RESTful
16 660 (10.46%) XML
17 643 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 608 (9.64%) Ajax
19 587 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 484 (7.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 713 (11.30%) Greenfield Project
2 387 (6.13%) Computer Science
3 363 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
4 253 (4.01%) Fintech
5 239 (3.79%) User Experience
6 232 (3.68%) Mobile App
7 209 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
8 102 (1.62%) N-Tier
8 102 (1.62%) Social Network
9 76 (1.20%) Online Banking
10 71 (1.13%) Tandem
11 67 (1.06%) iPad
12 62 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 61 (0.97%) Hedge funds
14 34 (0.54%) Digital Media
15 33 (0.52%) W3C
16 32 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 31 (0.49%) Blog
18 30 (0.48%) Algorithms
18 30 (0.48%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 662 (10.49%) Windows
2 167 (2.65%) Android
3 113 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 62 (0.98%) Linux
5 37 (0.59%) Windows Server
6 20 (0.32%) Windows 7
7 18 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 14 (0.22%) Unix
9 9 (0.14%) Solaris
9 9 (0.14%) Windows Phone
10 8 (0.13%) AIX
10 8 (0.13%) MVS
11 7 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 6 (0.095%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.032%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4021 (63.72%) MVC
2 3443 (54.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1822 (28.87%) TDD
4 1555 (24.64%) Scrum
5 1140 (18.07%) Web Development
6 783 (12.41%) OO
7 775 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 758 (12.01%) Software Engineering
9 686 (10.87%) BDD
10 617 (9.78%) Web Application Development
11 613 (9.71%) Unit Testing
12 588 (9.32%) SOLID
13 541 (8.57%) SDLC
14 425 (6.74%) Kanban
15 403 (6.39%) Dependency Injection
16 328 (5.20%) OOP
17 316 (5.01%) Mentoring
18 301 (4.77%) Test Automation
19 288 (4.56%) Microservices
20 284 (4.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6310 (100.00%) C#
2 3525 (55.86%) JavaScript
3 2865 (45.40%) SQL
4 915 (14.50%) T-SQL
5 696 (11.03%) VB.NET
6 214 (3.39%) TypeScript
7 186 (2.95%) VB
8 164 (2.60%) C++
9 159 (2.52%) Java
10 139 (2.20%) Ruby
11 134 (2.12%) PowerShell
12 93 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 87 (1.38%) Python
14 81 (1.28%) C
15 68 (1.08%) PHP
16 50 (0.79%) VB6
17 45 (0.71%) F#
18 38 (0.60%) XAML
19 25 (0.40%) ES6
20 24 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 711 (11.27%) Degree
2 167 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 80 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (0.67%) Security Cleared
5 23 (0.36%) MCSD
5 23 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 20 (0.32%) PhD
7 16 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (0.22%) MCP
9 13 (0.21%) HND
10 11 (0.17%) GNVQ
10 11 (0.17%) Master's Degree
11 9 (0.14%) MCAD
11 9 (0.14%) MCTS
12 8 (0.13%) MCPD
13 6 (0.095%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.063%) MCSA
15 3 (0.048%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.048%) DV Cleared
16 2 (0.032%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (3.39%) QA
2 30 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 25 (0.40%) SEPA
4 10 (0.16%) SLA
5 8 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.079%) Basel III
6 5 (0.079%) PMO
6 5 (0.079%) WAI
7 4 (0.063%) GAMP
7 4 (0.063%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.048%) EMIR
8 3 (0.048%) MiFID
9 1 (0.016%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.016%) HL7
9 1 (0.016%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.016%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (1.27%) Docker
2 12 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.095%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.016%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 58 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (0.90%) Puppet
3 52 (0.82%) Ansible
4 25 (0.40%) Opsview
5 14 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.063%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.032%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.016%) Control-M
8 1 (0.016%) Grafana
8 1 (0.016%) Kibana
8 1 (0.016%) logstash
8 1 (0.016%) Salt
Vendors
1 1780 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 343 (5.44%) Oracle
3 155 (2.46%) Xamarin
4 130 (2.06%) Facebook
5 120 (1.90%) SAP
6 109 (1.73%) Sitecore
7 84 (1.33%) Google
8 73 (1.16%) Twitter
9 60 (0.95%) Telerik
10 33 (0.52%) DevExpress
11 32 (0.51%) Splunk
12 27 (0.43%) Adobe
13 26 (0.41%) Sybase
14 20 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (0.29%) EMC
16 16 (0.25%) Sage
17 11 (0.17%) WorldPay
18 10 (0.16%) Apigee
19 9 (0.14%) Capita
19 9 (0.14%) VMware