Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 85 68
Rank change year-on-year -18 -17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 4,821 6,188 8,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.04% 3.46% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 3.60% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,541 5,793 7,707
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 152,072 171,669 178,785
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.06% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121,707 138,282 149,258
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 December 2018.

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 December 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
England -19 4,495 £45,500 +1.11% 646
UK excluding London -15 3,037 £44,000 +3.53% 495
London -24 1,659 £60,000 +9.09% 183
South East -22 1,051 £45,000 - 127
North of England +3 877 £43,500 +3.57% 149
North West +4 490 £42,500 - 74
Midlands -43 330 £42,500 +10.39% 93
Yorkshire +7 321 £44,000 +3.53% 65
South West +6 297 £40,000 - 50
East of England -40 283 £45,500 +1.11% 44
East Midlands -3 178 £42,500 +8.97% 34
West Midlands -68 152 £42,500 +13.33% 59
Scotland +43 137 £45,000 +20.00% 20
North East +8 67 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Wales +1 57 £43,750 +9.38% 9
Northern Ireland +2 13 £37,500 -25.00% 3

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 4,821 (100.00%) C#
1 4,821 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,063 (63.53%) ASP.NET
3 2,896 (60.07%) SQL Server
4 2,794 (57.95%) MVC
5 2,605 (54.03%) JavaScript
6 2,559 (53.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2,237 (46.40%) SQL
8 1,812 (37.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,803 (37.40%) HTML
10 1,644 (34.10%) CSS
11 1,590 (32.98%) TDD
12 1,532 (31.78%) AngularJS
13 1,512 (31.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1,485 (30.80%) Microsoft
15 1,242 (25.76%) .NET Framework
16 1,181 (24.50%) Microsoft Azure
17 1,084 (22.48%) Scrum
18 953 (19.77%) Finance
19 921 (19.10%) jQuery
20 875 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
21 776 (16.10%) Git (software)
22 771 (15.99%) WCF
23 741 (15.37%) Entity Framework
24 723 (15.00%) RESTful
25 708 (14.69%) BDD
26 664 (13.77%) Greenfield Project
27 655 (13.59%) Visual Studio
28 645 (13.38%) Software Engineering
29 629 (13.05%) Web Services

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
1 199 (4.13%) IIS
2 189 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 126 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 110 (2.28%) CMS
5 82 (1.70%) Umbraco
6 40 (0.83%) NServiceBus
7 27 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
8 23 (0.48%) Confluence
8 23 (0.48%) Drupal
9 21 (0.44%) EPiServer
10 20 (0.41%) WebSphere
11 18 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.27%) DNN
13 12 (0.25%) Kentico
14 11 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.21%) Documentum
15 10 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (0.21%) Sitefinity
16 9 (0.19%) Apache
17 8 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.21%) AutoCAD
4 7 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.12%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.083%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.083%) Mingle
8 2 (0.041%) Maya
9 1 (0.021%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.15%) Actimize
5 6 (0.12%) thinkFolio
6 5 (0.10%) Bloomberg AIM
6 5 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
6 5 (0.10%) Front Arena
6 5 (0.10%) Magento
6 5 (0.10%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.10%) Shopify
7 3 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.041%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.021%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1,181 (24.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 342 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (2.28%) SaaS
4 56 (1.16%) Google Play
5 55 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 40 (0.83%) GitHub
7 33 (0.68%) NuGet
8 28 (0.58%) npm
9 27 (0.56%) Office 365
10 17 (0.35%) PaaS
11 16 (0.33%) Serverless
12 11 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
14 8 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
14 8 (0.17%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (2.22%) Internet
2 61 (1.27%) Broadband
3 36 (0.75%) HTTP
4 35 (0.73%) Hyperconnected
5 21 (0.44%) Intranet
6 13 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.23%) SMS
8 7 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (0.12%) DNS
10 5 (0.10%) IMAP
10 5 (0.10%) SMTP
10 5 (0.10%) VoIP
10 5 (0.10%) Wireless
11 4 (0.083%) Skype
12 3 (0.062%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.021%) ATM
13 1 (0.021%) DKIM
13 1 (0.021%) DMARC
13 1 (0.021%) PuTTY
13 1 (0.021%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,896 (60.07%) SQL Server
2 614 (12.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 346 (7.18%) NoSQL
4 163 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 151 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 149 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 133 (2.76%) MongoDB
8 129 (2.68%) MySQL
9 110 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 109 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 71 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
12 65 (1.35%) Redis
12 65 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 49 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
14 46 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
15 42 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
15 42 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
16 36 (0.75%) Big Data
17 32 (0.66%) RDBMS
18 30 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 776 (16.10%) Git (software)
2 655 (13.59%) Visual Studio
3 469 (9.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 263 (5.46%) NUnit
5 244 (5.06%) TeamCity
6 180 (3.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 128 (2.66%) JIRA
8 117 (2.43%) Jenkins
9 91 (1.89%) SpecFlow
10 88 (1.83%) MSTest
11 77 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
12 69 (1.43%) Cucumber
13 67 (1.39%) Selenium
14 66 (1.37%) Subversion
15 56 (1.16%) Bitbucket
15 56 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
16 43 (0.89%) ReSharper
17 42 (0.87%) Moq
18 40 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 32 (0.66%) AccuRev
General
1 953 (19.77%) Finance
2 274 (5.68%) Banking
3 246 (5.10%) Games
4 188 (3.90%) Marketing
5 160 (3.32%) Retail
6 130 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 120 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.31%) Electronics
9 56 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 51 (1.06%) Advertising
11 37 (0.77%) Front Office
12 31 (0.64%) Music Industry
13 26 (0.54%) Law
14 25 (0.52%) Back Office
15 22 (0.46%) Legal
16 21 (0.44%) Automotive
17 11 (0.23%) Aerospace
17 11 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
17 11 (0.23%) Publishing
18 9 (0.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,821 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,063 (63.53%) ASP.NET
3 1,812 (37.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1,803 (37.40%) HTML
5 1,644 (34.10%) CSS
6 1,532 (31.78%) AngularJS
7 1,512 (31.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,242 (25.76%) .NET Framework
9 921 (19.10%) jQuery
10 771 (15.99%) WCF
11 741 (15.37%) Entity Framework
12 723 (15.00%) RESTful
13 629 (13.05%) Web Services
14 543 (11.26%) .NET Core
15 530 (10.99%) WPF
16 507 (10.52%) HTML5
17 489 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 481 (9.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 459 (9.52%) React
20 357 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 664 (13.77%) Greenfield Project
2 335 (6.95%) Enterprise Software
3 205 (4.25%) Mobile App
4 174 (3.61%) Fintech
5 171 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
6 155 (3.22%) User Experience
7 93 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
8 76 (1.58%) Tandem
9 60 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 56 (1.16%) iPhone
11 54 (1.12%) Social Network
12 47 (0.97%) N-Tier
13 43 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 40 (0.83%) Equities
15 39 (0.81%) Fixed Income
16 34 (0.71%) Online Banking
17 33 (0.68%) Hedge funds
18 32 (0.66%) Client/Server
19 29 (0.60%) Data Structures
20 27 (0.56%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 474 (9.83%) Windows
2 174 (3.61%) Android
3 129 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 47 (0.97%) Linux
5 28 (0.58%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.21%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.15%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.083%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.062%) OpenVMS
10 3 (0.062%) VMS
11 2 (0.041%) Unix
11 2 (0.041%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.041%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.021%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.021%) MVS
12 1 (0.021%) Solaris
12 1 (0.021%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.021%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,794 (57.95%) MVC
2 2,559 (53.08%) Agile Software Development
3 1,590 (32.98%) TDD
4 1,084 (22.48%) Scrum
5 875 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
6 708 (14.69%) BDD
7 645 (13.38%) Software Engineering
8 625 (12.96%) Web Development
9 569 (11.80%) Web Application Development
10 486 (10.08%) OO
11 450 (9.33%) Unit Testing
12 424 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
13 420 (8.71%) SOLID
14 411 (8.53%) Kanban
15 405 (8.40%) Microservices
16 404 (8.38%) Dependency Injection
17 350 (7.26%) Test Automation
18 334 (6.93%) MVVM
19 327 (6.78%) SDLC
20 298 (6.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4,821 (100.00%) C#
2 2,605 (54.03%) JavaScript
3 2,237 (46.40%) SQL
4 607 (12.59%) T-SQL
5 464 (9.62%) VB.NET
6 209 (4.34%) Java
7 202 (4.19%) Ruby
8 160 (3.32%) TypeScript
9 147 (3.05%) PowerShell
10 113 (2.34%) VB
11 109 (2.26%) C++
12 107 (2.22%) Python
13 75 (1.56%) VBA
14 73 (1.51%) C
15 65 (1.35%) PHP
16 64 (1.33%) PL/SQL
17 40 (0.83%) F#
18 33 (0.68%) R
19 29 (0.60%) Objective-C
20 27 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 460 (9.54%) Degree
2 125 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (0.48%) PMI Certification
5 21 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 21 (0.44%) Security Cleared
6 17 (0.35%) MCPD
7 11 (0.23%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.17%) MCP
9 6 (0.12%) CISSP
9 6 (0.12%) MCSE
9 6 (0.12%) PhD
10 5 (0.10%) HND
11 4 (0.083%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.041%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.021%) MCSD
13 1 (0.021%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (3.78%) QA
2 7 (0.15%) GDPR
3 3 (0.062%) PMO
4 2 (0.041%) HL7
5 1 (0.021%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 178 (3.69%) Docker
2 58 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.10%) Firmware
4 3 (0.062%) HDFS
4 3 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.021%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 42 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.46%) Terraform
4 18 (0.37%) Ansible
5 17 (0.35%) Kibana
6 16 (0.33%) Puppet
7 14 (0.29%) Grafana
8 13 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (0.25%) Packer
10 8 (0.17%) Mesos
11 7 (0.15%) Consul
12 6 (0.12%) logstash
13 5 (0.10%) Graphite
13 5 (0.10%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.10%) StatsD
14 4 (0.083%) cPanel
15 3 (0.062%) Istio
15 3 (0.062%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 2 (0.041%) Rancher
16 2 (0.041%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1,485 (30.80%) Microsoft
2 272 (5.64%) Oracle
3 213 (4.42%) Xamarin
4 137 (2.84%) Google
5 100 (2.07%) SAP
6 80 (1.66%) Facebook
7 69 (1.43%) Sitecore
8 59 (1.22%) Twitter
9 37 (0.77%) Telerik
10 30 (0.62%) DevExpress
11 15 (0.31%) Citrix
12 14 (0.29%) IBM
13 12 (0.25%) Infragistics
14 11 (0.23%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.21%) EMC
16 9 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.17%) ESRI
17 8 (0.17%) VMware
18 7 (0.15%) Bloomberg
18 7 (0.15%) Samsung