Period
to 23 April 2021

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

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
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 220 155 118
Rank change year-on-year -65 -37 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 1,273 2,447 4,186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.49% 2.27% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.38% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,135 2,214 3,904
10th Percentile £33,084 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 79,501 102,944 142,454
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.99% 95.36% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 62,104 83,638 114,552
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,300 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

C# .NET Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# .NET Developer.

Salary trend for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# .NET Developer over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

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 23 April 2021. 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 -60 1,196 £50,000 - 348
UK excluding London -41 867 £45,000 - 257
London -117 354 £65,000 +8.33% 113
South East -21 322 £50,000 +11.11% 62
Work from Home -80 305 £45,000 - 139
Midlands +16 176 £48,750 +8.33% 53
North of England -45 171 £45,000 - 66
East Midlands +52 118 £45,000 +9.09% 31
South West -40 112 £40,500 -10.00% 22
North West -15 85 £45,000 - 41
Yorkshire -64 63 £43,500 +16.00% 17
East of England -27 57 £47,500 -5.00% 32
West Midlands -30 57 £50,000 +1.01% 21
North East +18 23 £41,500 -5.14% 8
Wales +36 14 £32,500 -23.53% 5
Scotland -36 14 £45,000 -4.26% 14
Northern Ireland -3 1 £55,000 +10.00% 3

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 1,273 (100.00%) C#
1 1,273 (100.00%) .NET
2 790 (62.06%) JavaScript
3 655 (51.45%) SQL
4 640 (50.27%) .NET Core
5 632 (49.65%) SQL Server
6 617 (48.47%) Azure
7 602 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
8 551 (43.28%) MVC
9 533 (41.87%) ASP.NET
10 496 (38.96%) CSS
11 450 (35.35%) HTML
12 401 (31.50%) AngularJS
13 360 (28.28%) DevOps
14 342 (26.87%) .NET Framework
15 316 (24.82%) TDD
16 315 (24.74%) Microsoft
17 309 (24.27%) React
18 263 (20.66%) Scrum
19 260 (20.42%) ASP.NET Web API
20 257 (20.19%) Microservices
21 251 (19.72%) jQuery
22 244 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
23 229 (17.99%) T-SQL
24 205 (16.10%) Software Engineering
25 198 (15.55%) Web Services
26 186 (14.61%) Entity Framework
27 174 (13.67%) Degree
28 170 (13.35%) Test Automation
29 167 (13.12%) OO

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 78 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 66 (5.18%) IIS
3 31 (2.44%) CMS
4 21 (1.65%) Umbraco
5 12 (0.94%) EPiServer
6 10 (0.79%) Apache
7 8 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.55%) Confluence
8 7 (0.55%) nginx
9 6 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.39%) Kentico
11 3 (0.24%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.079%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.079%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.079%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.079%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.55%) Chatbot
3 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.24%) InVision
4 3 (0.24%) Sketch
5 1 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 58 (4.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.079%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 617 (48.47%) Azure
2 150 (11.78%) AWS
3 82 (6.44%) Azure Service Bus
4 70 (5.50%) Serverless
5 68 (5.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 68 (5.34%) Azure App Service
5 68 (5.34%) PaaS
6 66 (5.18%) SaaS
7 55 (4.32%) Azure Functions
8 48 (3.77%) Azure Storage
9 41 (3.22%) Azure Key Vault
9 41 (3.22%) Azure Service Fabric
10 30 (2.36%) Power Platform
11 22 (1.73%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 17 (1.34%) GitHub
13 14 (1.10%) Azure Logic Apps
13 14 (1.10%) PowerApps
14 13 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (1.02%) Slack
15 11 (0.86%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.18%) HTTP
2 8 (0.63%) Internet
3 7 (0.55%) Skype
4 4 (0.31%) RTP
5 3 (0.24%) H.323
6 1 (0.079%) AMQP
6 1 (0.079%) DNS
6 1 (0.079%) SSH
6 1 (0.079%) SSL
6 1 (0.079%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (49.65%) SQL Server
2 51 (4.01%) Relational Database
3 49 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 32 (2.51%) Azure SQL Database
5 31 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 25 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (1.65%) Power BI
8 18 (1.41%) SQLPlus
9 17 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 16 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (1.10%) MySQL
13 13 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.86%) Redis
16 10 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
16 10 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (0.71%) Big Data
18 8 (0.63%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 159 (12.49%) Git (software)
2 142 (11.15%) Visual Studio
3 89 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 83 (6.52%) Visual Studio Team System
5 71 (5.58%) TeamCity
6 68 (5.34%) NUnit
7 61 (4.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 49 (3.85%) Jenkins
9 26 (2.04%) Selenium
10 19 (1.49%) JIRA
11 13 (1.02%) Moq
11 13 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (0.94%) Mercurial
12 12 (0.94%) MSTest
13 11 (0.86%) SpecFlow
13 11 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (0.86%) Visual Studio Coded UI
14 8 (0.63%) Visual Studio Code
15 7 (0.55%) JSUnit
16 5 (0.39%) Vagrant
General
1 163 (12.80%) Finance
2 41 (3.22%) Marketing
3 38 (2.99%) Law
4 27 (2.12%) Games
5 23 (1.81%) Retail
6 20 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.41%) Front Office
8 17 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.10%) Aerospace
10 13 (1.02%) Banking
10 13 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.02%) Police
11 12 (0.94%) Public Sector
12 8 (0.63%) Back Office
13 7 (0.55%) Electronics
13 7 (0.55%) French Language
14 6 (0.47%) Legal
14 6 (0.47%) Publishing
15 5 (0.39%) Local Government
16 4 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,273 (100.00%) .NET
2 640 (50.27%) .NET Core
3 533 (41.87%) ASP.NET
4 496 (38.96%) CSS
5 450 (35.35%) HTML
6 401 (31.50%) AngularJS
7 342 (26.87%) .NET Framework
8 309 (24.27%) React
9 260 (20.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 251 (19.72%) jQuery
11 244 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 198 (15.55%) Web Services
13 186 (14.61%) Entity Framework
14 160 (12.57%) REST
15 122 (9.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 115 (9.03%) RESTful
17 104 (8.17%) Vue.js
18 94 (7.38%) HTML5
19 86 (6.76%) ASP.NET Core
20 85 (6.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 97 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
3 64 (5.03%) User Experience
4 62 (4.87%) Self-Motivation
5 48 (3.77%) N-Tier
6 45 (3.53%) Reinsurance
7 34 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.49%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.10%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.10%) Organisational Skills
10 14 (1.10%) Public Cloud
11 12 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.79%) NHS
13 9 (0.71%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.63%) Wiki
15 7 (0.55%) Equities
15 7 (0.55%) Fixed Income
15 7 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 61 (4.79%) Windows
2 24 (1.89%) Linux
3 14 (1.10%) Windows Server
4 9 (0.71%) Android
5 8 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.55%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.16%) Unix
10 1 (0.079%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.079%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (43.28%) MVC
3 360 (28.28%) DevOps
4 316 (24.82%) TDD
5 263 (20.66%) Scrum
6 257 (20.19%) Microservices
7 205 (16.10%) Software Engineering
8 170 (13.35%) Test Automation
9 167 (13.12%) OO
10 154 (12.10%) Unit Testing
11 146 (11.47%) Continuous Integration
12 142 (11.15%) SOLID
13 133 (10.45%) Web Development
14 123 (9.66%) SDLC
15 113 (8.88%) Mentoring
16 106 (8.33%) BDD
17 102 (8.01%) Problem-Solving
18 86 (6.76%) SOA
19 80 (6.28%) OOP
20 79 (6.21%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,273 (100.00%) C#
2 790 (62.06%) JavaScript
3 655 (51.45%) SQL
4 229 (17.99%) T-SQL
5 100 (7.86%) PowerShell
6 94 (7.38%) TypeScript
7 69 (5.42%) VB.NET
8 33 (2.59%) C++
9 28 (2.20%) Python
10 23 (1.81%) Java
11 21 (1.65%) F#
12 13 (1.02%) Erlang
12 13 (1.02%) XAML
13 12 (0.94%) VB
14 11 (0.86%) PHP
14 11 (0.86%) Ruby
15 10 (0.79%) Haskell
16 8 (0.63%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.55%) VB6
18 4 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 174 (13.67%) Degree
2 38 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.02%) HNC
7 4 (0.31%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.31%) HND
8 3 (0.24%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.16%) MCSD
9 2 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.079%) ISEB
10 1 (0.079%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.079%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.079%) WCAG
System Software
1 93 (7.31%) Docker
2 25 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 86 (6.76%) Kubernetes
2 81 (6.36%) Terraform
3 41 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.94%) Kibana
5 11 (0.86%) MIIS
6 7 (0.55%) Ansible
7 6 (0.47%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.24%) Grafana
8 3 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.16%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.079%) Marathon
Vendors
1 315 (24.74%) Microsoft
2 51 (4.01%) Nintex
3 50 (3.93%) Oracle
4 23 (1.81%) Xamarin
5 17 (1.34%) VMware
6 9 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (0.71%) Xceptor
7 8 (0.63%) Blue Prism
7 8 (0.63%) DevExpress
7 8 (0.63%) Telerik
8 7 (0.55%) SAP
9 6 (0.47%) Google
9 6 (0.47%) HP
9 6 (0.47%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.24%) Adobe
11 2 (0.16%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.16%) Databricks
11 2 (0.16%) PayPal
12 1 (0.079%) Klarna
12 1 (0.079%) ServiceNow