Period
to 20 January 2020

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 107 86
Rank change year-on-year -43 -21 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 2,942 4,509 5,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.35% 3.01% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 3.14% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,652 4,254 5,555
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +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 119,829 143,469 166,598
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.92% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 95,868 114,667 135,349
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020. 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 -36 2,799 £50,000 +5.26% 603
UK excluding London -35 1,752 £45,000 +2.27% 448
London -26 1,148 £60,000 - 180
South East -14 704 £45,000 - 135
North of England -58 411 £45,000 +3.45% 107
North West -53 219 £45,000 +5.88% 58
South West -8 212 £45,000 +12.50% 40
Midlands -21 190 £45,000 +5.88% 89
Yorkshire -35 167 £40,500 -5.81% 40
East of England -15 144 £50,000 +2.04% 52
West Midlands +8 107 £45,000 +7.14% 45
East Midlands -45 83 £42,500 - 44
Scotland -25 71 £49,000 +8.89% 11
North East -27 26 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Wales -41 16 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Northern Ireland 0 4 £47,500 +26.67% 5
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 2,942 (100.00%) C#
1 2,942 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,800 (61.18%) ASP.NET
3 1,650 (56.08%) SQL Server
4 1,621 (55.10%) JavaScript
5 1,605 (54.55%) MVC
6 1,463 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
7 1,262 (42.90%) SQL
8 1,078 (36.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,071 (36.40%) HTML
10 974 (33.11%) CSS
11 905 (30.76%) Azure
12 867 (29.47%) AngularJS
13 833 (28.31%) TDD
14 800 (27.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 774 (26.31%) .NET Framework
16 722 (24.54%) .NET Core
17 676 (22.98%) Microsoft
18 645 (21.92%) Scrum
19 599 (20.36%) Finance
20 524 (17.81%) jQuery
21 472 (16.04%) Web Services
22 459 (15.60%) Entity Framework
23 421 (14.31%) React
24 417 (14.17%) Git (software)
25 397 (13.49%) Microservices
26 394 (13.39%) Web Development
27 387 (13.15%) AWS
28 384 (13.05%) BDD
29 369 (12.54%) RESTful

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
1 122 (4.15%) IIS
2 120 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 73 (2.48%) CMS
4 60 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 51 (1.73%) Confluence
6 48 (1.63%) Umbraco
7 44 (1.50%) EPiServer
8 18 (0.61%) Kentico
8 18 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.31%) ArcGIS
9 9 (0.31%) Oracle Spatial
10 7 (0.24%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.24%) Drupal
11 6 (0.20%) TPMS
12 5 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.17%) Ethereum
12 5 (0.17%) Hyperledger
13 4 (0.14%) Apache
13 4 (0.14%) WordPress
14 3 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.034%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.034%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.41%) Endur
3 6 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.17%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.14%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.10%) Front Arena
6 3 (0.10%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.10%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.068%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.034%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.034%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 905 (30.76%) Azure
2 387 (13.15%) AWS
3 77 (2.62%) SaaS
4 60 (2.04%) PaaS
5 51 (1.73%) GitHub
6 47 (1.60%) Serverless
7 37 (1.26%) npm
8 33 (1.12%) GCP
9 29 (0.99%) Power Platform
10 22 (0.75%) NuGet
11 20 (0.68%) IaaS
12 18 (0.61%) Azure Functions
12 18 (0.61%) Slack
13 17 (0.58%) OpenShift
14 14 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (0.37%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 11 (0.37%) AWS Fargate
15 11 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.35%) Internet
2 27 (0.92%) Broadband
2 27 (0.92%) HTTP
3 11 (0.37%) Intranet
4 8 (0.27%) Skype
5 6 (0.20%) RTP
6 2 (0.068%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.068%) Hyperconnected
6 2 (0.068%) RFID
6 2 (0.068%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.034%) Extranet
7 1 (0.034%) LAN
7 1 (0.034%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,650 (56.08%) SQL Server
2 257 (8.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 233 (7.92%) NoSQL
4 139 (4.72%) MySQL
5 127 (4.32%) MongoDB
6 114 (3.87%) Relational Database
7 98 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 96 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 94 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 74 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 64 (2.18%) SQL Server 2019
12 56 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
13 39 (1.33%) Redis
14 37 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
14 37 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
15 31 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (0.99%) Power BI
17 18 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
19 15 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 417 (14.17%) Git (software)
2 268 (9.11%) Visual Studio
3 196 (6.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 142 (4.83%) NUnit
5 100 (3.40%) JIRA
6 73 (2.48%) TeamCity
7 60 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 55 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
9 45 (1.53%) Jenkins
10 44 (1.50%) StyleCop
11 43 (1.46%) webpack
12 34 (1.16%) Subversion
13 32 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 29 (0.99%) Selenium
15 27 (0.92%) SpecFlow
16 22 (0.75%) Bitbucket
17 17 (0.58%) Moq
17 17 (0.58%) Travis CI
18 15 (0.51%) GitLab
19 14 (0.48%) Plastic SCM
General
1 599 (20.36%) Finance
2 209 (7.10%) Banking
3 103 (3.50%) Games
4 90 (3.06%) Marketing
5 77 (2.62%) Retail
6 70 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 56 (1.90%) Public Sector
8 46 (1.56%) Front Office
9 40 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 32 (1.09%) Electronics
11 29 (0.99%) Law
12 24 (0.82%) Legal
13 17 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 13 (0.44%) Advertising
16 10 (0.34%) Back Office
17 9 (0.31%) Dutch Language
17 9 (0.31%) French Language
17 9 (0.31%) German Language
17 9 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,942 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,800 (61.18%) ASP.NET
3 1,078 (36.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1,071 (36.40%) HTML
5 974 (33.11%) CSS
6 867 (29.47%) AngularJS
7 800 (27.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 774 (26.31%) .NET Framework
9 722 (24.54%) .NET Core
10 524 (17.81%) jQuery
11 472 (16.04%) Web Services
12 459 (15.60%) Entity Framework
13 421 (14.31%) React
14 369 (12.54%) RESTful
15 358 (12.17%) WCF
16 316 (10.74%) Node.js
17 294 (9.99%) HTML5
18 289 (9.82%) WPF
19 276 (9.38%) REST
20 241 (8.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 336 (11.42%) Greenfield Project
2 116 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
3 100 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
4 85 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
5 75 (2.55%) User Experience
6 69 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 40 (1.36%) Hedge funds
8 30 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 29 (0.99%) Cloud Native
10 18 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 16 (0.54%) Data Structures
12 15 (0.51%) Data Centre
12 15 (0.51%) N-Tier
13 13 (0.44%) Driving Licence
14 12 (0.41%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.41%) Derivative
14 12 (0.41%) Virtual Team
15 11 (0.37%) Grid Computing
16 10 (0.34%) Equities
16 10 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 303 (10.30%) Windows
2 49 (1.67%) Android
3 38 (1.29%) Apple iOS
3 38 (1.29%) Linux
4 29 (0.99%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.14%) Unix
7 3 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.068%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.068%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.068%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.034%) MVS
9 1 (0.034%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,605 (54.55%) MVC
2 1,463 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
3 833 (28.31%) TDD
4 645 (21.92%) Scrum
5 397 (13.49%) Microservices
6 394 (13.39%) Web Development
7 384 (13.05%) BDD
8 308 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 285 (9.69%) Web Application Development
10 257 (8.74%) SOLID
11 252 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
12 248 (8.43%) DevOps
13 235 (7.99%) Kanban
14 232 (7.89%) OO
15 231 (7.85%) SDLC
16 218 (7.41%) Unit Testing
17 214 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
18 191 (6.49%) Computer Science
19 189 (6.42%) E-Commerce
20 170 (5.78%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 2,942 (100.00%) C#
2 1,621 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 1,262 (42.90%) SQL
4 344 (11.69%) VB.NET
5 341 (11.59%) T-SQL
6 249 (8.46%) TypeScript
7 127 (4.32%) Ruby
8 87 (2.96%) Python
9 81 (2.75%) Java
10 79 (2.69%) VB
11 61 (2.07%) C++
12 59 (2.01%) PowerShell
13 48 (1.63%) F#
14 36 (1.22%) C
15 31 (1.05%) VB6
16 28 (0.95%) VBA
17 27 (0.92%) XPath
18 26 (0.88%) PHP
19 25 (0.85%) PL/SQL
20 22 (0.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 272 (9.25%) Degree
2 82 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 22 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.41%) Postgraduate
6 11 (0.37%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.27%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.24%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.10%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.068%) MCSD
10 2 (0.068%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.034%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.034%) CFA
11 1 (0.034%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.034%) MBCS
11 1 (0.034%) MCAD
11 1 (0.034%) MCTS
11 1 (0.034%) PhD
11 1 (0.034%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (3.30%) QA
2 6 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (0.20%) PMO
3 5 (0.17%) GDPR
4 4 (0.14%) SLA
5 3 (0.10%) GxP
6 1 (0.034%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 185 (6.29%) Docker
2 7 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 85 (2.89%) Kubernetes
2 11 (0.37%) MIIS
3 10 (0.34%) Terraform
4 6 (0.20%) Ansible
5 4 (0.14%) Kibana
6 2 (0.068%) SCCM
7 1 (0.034%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.034%) Nagios
Vendors
1 676 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 186 (6.32%) Oracle
3 71 (2.41%) Xamarin
4 59 (2.01%) SAP
5 38 (1.29%) Google
6 25 (0.85%) Atlassian
6 25 (0.85%) Sitecore
7 14 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (0.48%) WorldPay
8 13 (0.44%) Facebook
9 10 (0.34%) Citrix
10 9 (0.31%) ESRI
10 9 (0.31%) Tableau
11 8 (0.27%) Axosoft
11 8 (0.27%) Sun
12 7 (0.24%) FIS
12 7 (0.24%) ForgeRock
12 7 (0.24%) MuleSoft
13 6 (0.20%) Infragistics
13 6 (0.20%) OutSystems