Period
to 26 November 2020

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 191 149 101
Rank change year-on-year -42 -48 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 979 3,269 5,006
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.78% 2.41% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.52% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,012 3,255 5,125
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 52,250 129,810 154,389
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.60% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 43,533 103,899 124,411
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 26 November 2020.

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 26 November 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 -31 947 £50,000 +5.26% 264
UK excluding London -28 635 £47,500 +5.56% 210
London -48 323 £60,000 - 66
South East -12 224 £50,000 +11.11% 47
North of England -24 174 £47,500 +8.57% 56
Work from Home -68 168 £50,000 +11.11% 55
North West +6 120 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Midlands +30 105 £42,500 -2.30% 52
East of England +47 61 £45,000 -5.26% 20
East Midlands +42 58 £42,500 - 34
South West -28 54 £44,500 -1.11% 23
West Midlands +24 47 £45,000 - 18
Yorkshire -30 42 £43,500 +2.35% 17
North East +2 12 £45,500 -3.19% 9
Scotland +7 11 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Wales +28 6 £40,000 - 8

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 979 (100.00%) C#
1 979 (100.00%) .NET
2 520 (53.12%) Agile Software Development
3 512 (52.30%) SQL Server
4 482 (49.23%) JavaScript
5 480 (49.03%) ASP.NET
6 479 (48.93%) .NET Core
7 441 (45.05%) Azure
8 420 (42.90%) MVC
9 392 (40.04%) SQL
10 331 (33.81%) TDD
11 322 (32.89%) AngularJS
12 312 (31.87%) ASP.NET Web API
13 311 (31.77%) HTML
14 300 (30.64%) .NET Framework
15 298 (30.44%) CSS
16 267 (27.27%) Microsoft
17 266 (27.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 255 (26.05%) DevOps
19 218 (22.27%) Scrum
20 194 (19.82%) Microservices
21 183 (18.69%) React
22 179 (18.28%) Entity Framework
23 161 (16.45%) jQuery
23 161 (16.45%) REST
24 158 (16.14%) Finance
25 150 (15.32%) Web Development
26 138 (14.10%) Git (software)
27 134 (13.69%) Software Engineering
28 133 (13.59%) Unit Testing

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 46 (4.70%) IIS
2 32 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.55%) CMS
4 16 (1.63%) Confluence
5 14 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.72%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.51%) Sitefinity
9 4 (0.41%) DNN
9 4 (0.41%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.31%) Apache
11 2 (0.20%) Drupal
11 2 (0.20%) nginx
11 2 (0.20%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.10%) Kentico
12 1 (0.10%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.41%) InVision
2 4 (0.41%) Sketch
3 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 32 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) Misys Opics
3 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 441 (45.05%) Azure
2 127 (12.97%) AWS
3 33 (3.37%) SaaS
4 28 (2.86%) Serverless
5 25 (2.55%) PaaS
6 21 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
8 19 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
9 17 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
10 16 (1.63%) GitHub
10 16 (1.63%) npm
11 14 (1.43%) GCP
11 14 (1.43%) Slack
12 13 (1.33%) Azure Functions
12 13 (1.33%) Power Platform
13 12 (1.23%) Logic Apps
14 11 (1.12%) NuGet
15 8 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
16 7 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
17 6 (0.61%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.84%) Skype
2 16 (1.63%) HTTP
3 10 (1.02%) Internet
4 3 (0.31%) DNS
4 3 (0.31%) SSL
5 2 (0.20%) Intranet
6 1 (0.10%) Extranet
6 1 (0.10%) MQTT
6 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (52.30%) SQL Server
2 69 (7.05%) Relational Database
3 64 (6.54%) NoSQL
4 36 (3.68%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (2.55%) MySQL
8 21 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
11 17 (1.74%) Cosmos DB
12 14 (1.43%) SQL Server 2019
13 10 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (1.02%) Redis
14 9 (0.92%) Blockchain
15 8 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 7 (0.72%) Power BI
17 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 138 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 92 (9.40%) Visual Studio
3 87 (8.89%) NUnit
4 60 (6.13%) TeamCity
5 56 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (5.31%) JIRA
7 45 (4.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 42 (4.29%) MSTest
9 36 (3.68%) Moq
10 33 (3.37%) Selenium
11 24 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
12 23 (2.35%) SpecFlow
13 21 (2.15%) Jenkins
14 17 (1.74%) Bitbucket
15 16 (1.63%) PowerBuilder
16 13 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
16 13 (1.33%) Visual Studio Code
17 9 (0.92%) StyleCop
17 9 (0.92%) Subversion
18 7 (0.72%) Mercurial
General
1 158 (16.14%) Finance
2 19 (1.94%) Law
3 18 (1.84%) Banking
4 16 (1.63%) Public Sector
5 13 (1.33%) Front Office
5 13 (1.33%) Games
5 13 (1.33%) Marketing
6 8 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 7 (0.72%) Retail
8 5 (0.51%) Back Office
9 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.41%) Local Government
10 3 (0.31%) Advertising
10 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Police
11 2 (0.20%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.10%) Automotive
12 1 (0.10%) Housing Association
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 979 (100.00%) .NET
2 480 (49.03%) ASP.NET
3 479 (48.93%) .NET Core
4 322 (32.89%) AngularJS
5 312 (31.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 311 (31.77%) HTML
7 300 (30.64%) .NET Framework
8 298 (30.44%) CSS
9 266 (27.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 183 (18.69%) React
11 179 (18.28%) Entity Framework
12 161 (16.45%) jQuery
12 161 (16.45%) REST
13 127 (12.97%) Web Services
14 118 (12.05%) RESTful
15 94 (9.60%) HTML5
16 90 (9.19%) ASP.NET Core
17 84 (8.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 83 (8.48%) WPF
19 82 (8.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 102 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
2 67 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
4 36 (3.68%) User Experience
5 26 (2.66%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.35%) Algorithms
7 15 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.43%) Replication
9 13 (1.33%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.33%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.23%) Reinsurance
10 12 (1.23%) Renewable Energy
11 10 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.82%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.61%) Derivative
14 5 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.41%) Cloud Native
15 4 (0.41%) Equities
15 4 (0.41%) iPhone
15 4 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 94 (9.60%) Windows
2 19 (1.94%) Android
3 18 (1.84%) Linux
4 14 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.41%) Unix
5 4 (0.41%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.20%) AIX
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (53.12%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (42.90%) MVC
3 331 (33.81%) TDD
4 255 (26.05%) DevOps
5 218 (22.27%) Scrum
6 194 (19.82%) Microservices
7 150 (15.32%) Web Development
8 134 (13.69%) Software Engineering
9 133 (13.59%) Unit Testing
10 123 (12.56%) OO
11 119 (12.16%) Test Automation
12 114 (11.64%) BDD
13 97 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
14 94 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
14 94 (9.60%) SOLID
15 85 (8.68%) OOP
16 82 (8.38%) Mentoring
17 78 (7.97%) Fintech
18 56 (5.72%) Domain-Driven Design
19 54 (5.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 979 (100.00%) C#
2 482 (49.23%) JavaScript
3 392 (40.04%) SQL
4 90 (9.19%) TypeScript
5 87 (8.89%) T-SQL
6 47 (4.80%) C++
7 42 (4.29%) Java
8 38 (3.88%) VB.NET
9 37 (3.78%) Python
10 35 (3.58%) PowerShell
11 30 (3.06%) F#
12 18 (1.84%) Ruby
13 10 (1.02%) Erlang
13 10 (1.02%) Haskell
14 8 (0.82%) VB
14 8 (0.82%) VB6
14 8 (0.82%) XAML
15 7 (0.72%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.51%) PHP
16 5 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 127 (12.97%) Degree
2 31 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (0.82%) PhD
5 8 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.20%) HNC
7 2 (0.20%) MCPD
7 2 (0.20%) MCSD
8 1 (0.10%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.03%) QA
2 5 (0.51%) GDPR
3 4 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (9.91%) Docker
2 6 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 69 (7.05%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.74%) Terraform
3 12 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.82%) Istio
5 6 (0.61%) Kibana
6 5 (0.51%) MIIS
6 5 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.20%) Grafana
Vendors
1 267 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 51 (5.21%) Oracle
3 26 (2.66%) VMware
4 24 (2.45%) Google
5 20 (2.04%) Xamarin
6 15 (1.53%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.23%) Nintex
8 8 (0.82%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.82%) Sun
9 7 (0.72%) IBM
10 6 (0.61%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.41%) Adobe
11 4 (0.41%) SAP
12 3 (0.31%) Telerik
13 2 (0.20%) Databricks
13 2 (0.20%) HP
13 2 (0.20%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.20%) Splunk
13 2 (0.20%) Sybase
14 1 (0.10%) GoCardless