The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
UK
Rank 73 65 54
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 3224 4492 5088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.84% 4.35% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 4.51% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3049 4199 4791
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 3098 £42,500 -5.55% 446
London -27 965 £55,000 - 130
South East -17 638 £42,500 - 77
North West -7 324 £37,500 -6.25% 46
Yorkshire +4 317 £40,000 +6.66% 43
East of England +10 279 £43,000 -4.44% 48
West Yorkshire +15 229 £40,000 +6.66% 24
West Midlands +12 215 £40,000 +6.66% 34
South West -3 186 £40,000 +6.66% 23
Manchester -22 157 £40,000 -3.61% 19
East Midlands 0 147 £40,000 - 39
Hertfordshire +40 145 £45,000 - 18
City of London -2 140 £59,000 -1.66% 22
Leeds +13 131 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Surrey -10 112 £51,250 +19.18% 11
Hampshire -13 102 £40,000 - 16
Cheshire +30 100 £40,000 +3.22% 19
Oxfordshire +2 88 £40,000 +3.89% 18
Nottinghamshire +9 85 £40,000 - 12
West Sussex -1 83 £43,500 -3.33% 9
Buckinghamshire -10 76 £42,500 -3.40% 7
Bristol -13 71 £45,000 +16.88% 9
Berkshire -40 70 £42,500 - 9
Birmingham +18 64 £40,000 - 11
Nottingham +5 61 £44,250 +4.11% 7
Cambridgeshire -4 60 £52,500 +16.66% 15
Worcestershire +27 59 £35,000 +70.73% 6
Kent -5 58 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Milton Keynes -13 48 £43,500 -3.33% 5
North Yorkshire 0 47 £40,000 +3.89% 7

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6893 (100.00%) C#
1 6893 (100.00%) .NET
2 4712 (68.36%) ASP.NET
3 4221 (61.24%) MVC
4 4036 (58.55%) SQL Server
5 3755 (54.48%) JavaScript
6 3640 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
7 3199 (46.41%) HTML
8 3056 (44.33%) SQL
9 2852 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2789 (40.46%) CSS
11 2174 (31.54%) TDD
12 1825 (26.48%) AngularJS
13 1763 (25.58%) .NET Framework
14 1721 (24.97%) jQuery
15 1680 (24.37%) Microsoft
16 1545 (22.41%) WCF
17 1527 (22.15%) Scrum
18 1525 (22.12%) ASP.NET Web API
19 1482 (21.50%) Finance
20 1288 (18.69%) Web Development
21 1175 (17.05%) HTML5
22 1133 (16.44%) Web Services
23 1113 (16.15%) Entity Framework
24 1063 (15.42%) OO
25 1006 (14.59%) WPF
26 895 (12.98%) Degree
27 892 (12.94%) Visual Studio
28 839 (12.17%) Software Engineering
29 832 (12.07%) T-SQL

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 339 (4.92%) CMS
2 327 (4.74%) IIS
3 225 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 154 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
5 150 (2.18%) Umbraco
6 111 (1.61%) EPiServer
7 105 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
8 74 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
9 67 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
10 58 (0.84%) NServiceBus
11 29 (0.42%) Apache Solr
12 23 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 22 (0.32%) Confluence
14 20 (0.29%) Apache Spark
15 18 (0.26%) Kentico
16 15 (0.22%) Apache
16 15 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
17 13 (0.19%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.17%) Jetty
18 12 (0.17%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 661 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 50 (0.73%) MS Office
3 23 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.16%) Fireworks
5 10 (0.15%) Chatbot
6 7 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.029%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.029%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.015%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 58 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.087%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.044%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.029%) Eze OMS
7 2 (0.029%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.029%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.015%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.015%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.015%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.015%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 692 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 330 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 212 (3.08%) SaaS
4 55 (0.80%) Office 365
5 40 (0.58%) GitHub
6 32 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (0.44%) Google Play
8 19 (0.28%) PaaS
9 18 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (0.13%) Sage Pay
13 8 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.10%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.073%) IaaS
16 3 (0.044%) Amazon CloudSearch
16 3 (0.044%) Amazon S3
17 2 (0.029%) AWS Lambda
18 1 (0.015%) Amazon EMR
18 1 (0.015%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 192 (2.79%) Internet
2 94 (1.36%) HTTP
3 79 (1.15%) Intranet
4 19 (0.28%) Skype
5 18 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.19%) DNS
7 9 (0.13%) Broadband
7 9 (0.13%) Firewall
8 8 (0.12%) Wireless
8 8 (0.12%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.10%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.087%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.087%) RS-232
11 5 (0.073%) SMS
12 4 (0.058%) 2G
12 4 (0.058%) 4G
12 4 (0.058%) Asterisk PBX
12 4 (0.058%) SMPP
12 4 (0.058%) SMTP
12 4 (0.058%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4036 (58.55%) SQL Server
2 655 (9.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 450 (6.53%) NoSQL
4 333 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 320 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 281 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 272 (3.95%) Relational Database
8 259 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 242 (3.51%) MongoDB
10 194 (2.81%) Big Data
11 170 (2.47%) MySQL
12 154 (2.23%) Redis
13 97 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 93 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
15 91 (1.32%) RDBMS
16 59 (0.86%) Couchbase
17 55 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
18 49 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
19 47 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
20 44 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 892 (12.94%) Visual Studio
2 685 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 633 (9.18%) Git (software)
4 611 (8.86%) NUnit
5 406 (5.89%) Subversion
6 335 (4.86%) Rhino Mocks
7 312 (4.53%) Moq
8 285 (4.13%) TeamCity
9 229 (3.32%) MSTest
10 172 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
11 135 (1.96%) JIRA
12 85 (1.23%) Selenium
13 71 (1.03%) Jenkins
14 67 (0.97%) MSBuild
15 53 (0.77%) SpecFlow
16 51 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 47 (0.68%) NuGet
18 38 (0.55%) JSUnit
19 35 (0.51%) Jasmine
20 33 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 1482 (21.50%) Finance
2 499 (7.24%) Banking
3 237 (3.44%) Marketing
4 194 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 184 (2.67%) Retail
6 164 (2.38%) Games
7 113 (1.64%) Advertising
8 103 (1.49%) Investment Banking
9 80 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 51 (0.74%) Legal
11 46 (0.67%) Front Office
12 44 (0.64%) Back Office
13 41 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 38 (0.55%) Electronics
15 28 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 27 (0.39%) Automotive
16 27 (0.39%) Music Industry
17 19 (0.28%) Billing
18 18 (0.26%) Publishing
19 15 (0.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6893 (100.00%) .NET
2 4712 (68.36%) ASP.NET
3 3199 (46.41%) HTML
4 2852 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2789 (40.46%) CSS
6 1825 (26.48%) AngularJS
7 1763 (25.58%) .NET Framework
8 1721 (24.97%) jQuery
9 1545 (22.41%) WCF
10 1525 (22.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1175 (17.05%) HTML5
12 1133 (16.44%) Web Services
13 1113 (16.15%) Entity Framework
14 1006 (14.59%) WPF
15 735 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 701 (10.17%) XML
17 561 (8.14%) Ajax
18 528 (7.66%) WinForms
19 526 (7.63%) KnockoutJS
20 508 (7.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 461 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 408 (5.92%) Enterprise Software
3 302 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 276 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 205 (2.97%) User Experience
6 145 (2.10%) Fintech
7 132 (1.91%) Hedge funds
8 108 (1.57%) iPad
9 107 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 90 (1.31%) Social Network
11 77 (1.12%) Data Structures
12 74 (1.07%) Algorithms
13 71 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 57 (0.83%) Tandem
15 51 (0.74%) Blog
15 51 (0.74%) Online Banking
16 45 (0.65%) Social Media
17 41 (0.59%) Derivative
18 36 (0.52%) iPhone
19 35 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 699 (10.14%) Windows
2 194 (2.81%) Android
3 140 (2.03%) Apple iOS
4 105 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 92 (1.33%) Linux
6 37 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (0.41%) Unix
8 20 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.22%) Solaris
10 8 (0.12%) MVS
11 7 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (0.087%) AIX
12 6 (0.087%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.087%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 6 (0.087%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.087%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.073%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.058%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.044%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.044%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4221 (61.24%) MVC
2 3640 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
3 2174 (31.54%) TDD
4 1527 (22.15%) Scrum
5 1288 (18.69%) Web Development
6 1063 (15.42%) OO
7 839 (12.17%) Software Engineering
8 738 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 723 (10.49%) BDD
10 567 (8.23%) Unit Testing
11 563 (8.17%) SDLC
12 527 (7.65%) Web Application Development
13 490 (7.11%) OOP
14 485 (7.04%) SOLID
15 427 (6.19%) Dependency Injection
16 414 (6.01%) E-Commerce
17 392 (5.69%) Kanban
18 318 (4.61%) OOD
19 290 (4.21%) Mentoring
20 280 (4.06%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6893 (100.00%) C#
2 3755 (54.48%) JavaScript
3 3056 (44.33%) SQL
4 832 (12.07%) T-SQL
5 628 (9.11%) VB.NET
6 256 (3.71%) Java
7 212 (3.08%) VB
8 208 (3.02%) Ruby
9 194 (2.81%) TypeScript
10 190 (2.76%) C++
11 119 (1.73%) PowerShell
12 90 (1.31%) Python
13 80 (1.16%) XPath
14 77 (1.12%) F#
15 74 (1.07%) PHP
16 68 (0.99%) PL/SQL
17 52 (0.75%) C
18 42 (0.61%) VB6
19 41 (0.59%) R
19 41 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 895 (12.98%) Degree
2 91 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.25%) MCSD
4 17 (0.25%) PhD
5 14 (0.20%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.17%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.087%) MCP
8 5 (0.073%) MCSE
9 4 (0.058%) MCPD
10 3 (0.044%) MCTS
11 2 (0.029%) CSSLP
11 2 (0.029%) HND
11 2 (0.029%) ISEB
12 1 (0.015%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (3.47%) QA
2 17 (0.25%) WAI
3 15 (0.22%) MiFID
4 13 (0.19%) SLA
5 12 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.12%) HL7
7 7 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.058%) SDET
9 3 (0.044%) SEPA
9 3 (0.044%) WCAG
10 2 (0.029%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.015%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.015%) EMIR
11 1 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (0.87%) Docker
2 17 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.058%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.029%) Firmware
5 1 (0.015%) HDFS
5 1 (0.015%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.015%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 66 (0.96%) Puppet
2 62 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.46%) Ansible
4 24 (0.35%) Graphite
5 23 (0.33%) Grafana
6 12 (0.17%) Control-M
7 6 (0.087%) Kibana
8 5 (0.073%) logstash
9 4 (0.058%) Salt
10 1 (0.015%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.015%) Mesos
10 1 (0.015%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1680 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 272 (3.95%) Oracle
3 196 (2.84%) Xamarin
4 125 (1.81%) Facebook
5 121 (1.76%) Sitecore
6 102 (1.48%) Google
7 68 (0.99%) Twitter
8 42 (0.61%) Telerik
9 40 (0.58%) SAP
10 37 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
11 21 (0.30%) Adobe
12 20 (0.29%) DevExpress
13 18 (0.26%) PayPal
14 13 (0.19%) Bloomberg
14 13 (0.19%) Intel
15 12 (0.17%) IBM
15 12 (0.17%) Sybase
15 12 (0.17%) Tableau
16 11 (0.16%) Atlassian
16 11 (0.16%) NEC
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Free parking or travel to site, subs
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago