Period
to 21 October 2019

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 98 85
Rank change year-on-year -53 -13 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 3,246 5,168 6,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.37% 3.16% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 3.29% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,977 4,854 5,912
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 131,018 156,893 167,207
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.92% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 104,525 126,399 133,879
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019. 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 -49 3,066 £47,500 +5.56% 619
UK excluding London -45 1,996 £45,000 +3.45% 455
London -26 1,177 £60,000 +4.35% 193
South East -41 712 £45,000 - 147
North of England -36 552 £44,000 +3.53% 117
North West -30 297 £43,500 +2.35% 58
South West -32 235 £43,500 +8.75% 50
Midlands -44 231 £43,500 +2.35% 71
Yorkshire -44 221 £45,000 +2.27% 52
East of England -24 161 £47,500 - 41
West Midlands -31 120 £45,000 +5.88% 40
East Midlands -22 111 £40,000 -5.88% 29
Scotland -21 80 £45,000 - 15
North East -10 35 £47,000 +10.59% 7
Wales -29 22 £40,000 -3.03% 10
Northern Ireland -18 8 £50,000 +8.11% 4

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 3,246 (100.00%) C#
1 3,246 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,004 (61.74%) ASP.NET
3 1,818 (56.01%) SQL Server
4 1,725 (53.14%) JavaScript
5 1,721 (53.02%) MVC
6 1,598 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1,466 (45.16%) SQL
8 1,183 (36.44%) HTML
9 1,175 (36.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,090 (33.58%) CSS
11 953 (29.36%) Azure
12 952 (29.33%) AngularJS
13 854 (26.31%) TDD
14 848 (26.12%) Microsoft
15 833 (25.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 749 (23.07%) .NET Framework
17 652 (20.09%) .NET Core
18 610 (18.79%) Finance
18 610 (18.79%) Scrum
19 590 (18.18%) jQuery
20 510 (15.71%) Web Development
21 456 (14.05%) Entity Framework
22 453 (13.96%) Web Services
23 450 (13.86%) Git (software)
24 445 (13.71%) WCF
25 423 (13.03%) Microservices
26 422 (13.00%) React
27 418 (12.88%) RESTful
28 409 (12.60%) Software Engineering

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
1 121 (3.73%) IIS
2 81 (2.50%) CMS
3 72 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 72 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 54 (1.66%) Umbraco
5 31 (0.96%) Confluence
6 29 (0.89%) NServiceBus
7 20 (0.62%) EPiServer
8 13 (0.40%) Kentico
9 12 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
10 11 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.31%) Apache Solr
11 10 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.28%) Drupal
13 8 (0.25%) Apache
13 8 (0.25%) ArcGIS
14 7 (0.22%) WordPress
15 5 (0.15%) Oracle Spatial
16 4 (0.12%) Ethereum
16 4 (0.12%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.31%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.031%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 56 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.37%) Front Arena
3 12 (0.37%) Markit EDM
3 12 (0.37%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.12%) R3 Corda
5 3 (0.092%) Endur
6 2 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.062%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.031%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.031%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 953 (29.36%) Azure
2 399 (12.29%) AWS
3 94 (2.90%) SaaS
4 65 (2.00%) Serverless
5 55 (1.69%) PaaS
6 38 (1.17%) npm
7 36 (1.11%) GCP
8 35 (1.08%) GitHub
9 33 (1.02%) Azure Functions
10 28 (0.86%) Power Platform
11 23 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
12 17 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.37%) AWS IoT
14 12 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
14 12 (0.37%) Office 365
15 11 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (0.34%) NuGet
15 11 (0.34%) Slack
16 9 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (1.60%) Internet
2 41 (1.26%) HTTP
3 27 (0.83%) Broadband
4 8 (0.25%) Intranet
4 8 (0.25%) Skype
5 7 (0.22%) FTP
5 7 (0.22%) MQTT
5 7 (0.22%) SMTP
5 7 (0.22%) SSH
6 3 (0.092%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.062%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.062%) RFID
7 2 (0.062%) SMS
8 1 (0.031%) Extranet
8 1 (0.031%) LAN
8 1 (0.031%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,818 (56.01%) SQL Server
2 278 (8.56%) NoSQL
3 262 (8.07%) SQL Server 2016
4 135 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 132 (4.07%) MySQL
6 109 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 107 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 98 (3.02%) MongoDB
9 77 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 74 (2.28%) Redis
11 68 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (1.05%) Cosmos DB
14 33 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
15 32 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
16 31 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (0.92%) Big Data
18 28 (0.86%) Power BI
18 28 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 450 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 333 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 230 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 166 (5.11%) NUnit
5 109 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 100 (3.08%) JIRA
7 94 (2.90%) TeamCity
8 52 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
9 51 (1.57%) Selenium
10 49 (1.51%) webpack
11 42 (1.29%) SpecFlow
11 42 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
12 38 (1.17%) Subversion
13 34 (1.05%) Bitbucket
14 33 (1.02%) Moq
15 31 (0.96%) StyleCop
16 30 (0.92%) Jenkins
17 25 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 20 (0.62%) ReSharper
19 19 (0.59%) MSTest
General
1 610 (18.79%) Finance
2 196 (6.04%) Banking
3 108 (3.33%) Marketing
4 106 (3.27%) Games
5 102 (3.14%) Retail
6 53 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 40 (1.23%) Front Office
8 38 (1.17%) Public Sector
9 35 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 31 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 25 (0.77%) Back Office
12 19 (0.59%) Advertising
12 19 (0.59%) Electronics
13 18 (0.55%) French Language
13 18 (0.55%) Legal
14 17 (0.52%) Dutch Language
14 17 (0.52%) German Language
14 17 (0.52%) Spanish Language
15 14 (0.43%) Law
16 12 (0.37%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,246 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,004 (61.74%) ASP.NET
3 1,183 (36.44%) HTML
4 1,175 (36.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,090 (33.58%) CSS
6 952 (29.33%) AngularJS
7 833 (25.66%) ASP.NET Web API
8 749 (23.07%) .NET Framework
9 652 (20.09%) .NET Core
10 590 (18.18%) jQuery
11 456 (14.05%) Entity Framework
12 453 (13.96%) Web Services
13 445 (13.71%) WCF
14 422 (13.00%) React
15 418 (12.88%) RESTful
16 352 (10.84%) HTML5
17 287 (8.84%) REST
18 280 (8.63%) Node.js
18 280 (8.63%) WPF
19 263 (8.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 340 (10.47%) Greenfield Project
2 127 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
3 107 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 105 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 102 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 76 (2.34%) User Experience
7 49 (1.51%) Algorithms
8 42 (1.29%) Hedge funds
9 35 (1.08%) Cloud Native
10 33 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 24 (0.74%) Derivative
12 23 (0.71%) NHS
13 19 (0.59%) Data Centre
13 19 (0.59%) Data Structures
13 19 (0.59%) Equities
13 19 (0.59%) Fixed Income
13 19 (0.59%) Public Cloud
13 19 (0.59%) Virtual Team
14 17 (0.52%) Driving Licence
15 16 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 333 (10.26%) Windows
2 68 (2.09%) Android
3 56 (1.73%) Apple iOS
4 55 (1.69%) Linux
5 29 (0.89%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.34%) Unix
7 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.092%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.062%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.062%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.062%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.031%) MVS
11 1 (0.031%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.031%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,721 (53.02%) MVC
2 1,598 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
3 854 (26.31%) TDD
4 610 (18.79%) Scrum
5 510 (15.71%) Web Development
6 423 (13.03%) Microservices
7 409 (12.60%) Software Engineering
8 390 (12.01%) BDD
9 334 (10.29%) Unit Testing
10 322 (9.92%) SDLC
11 314 (9.67%) Continuous Integration
12 285 (8.78%) DevOps
13 274 (8.44%) Web Application Development
14 269 (8.29%) OO
15 246 (7.58%) Computer Science
16 238 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
17 217 (6.69%) SOLID
18 198 (6.10%) Kanban
19 191 (5.88%) Test Automation
20 183 (5.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3,246 (100.00%) C#
2 1,725 (53.14%) JavaScript
3 1,466 (45.16%) SQL
4 346 (10.66%) T-SQL
5 323 (9.95%) VB.NET
6 183 (5.64%) TypeScript
7 147 (4.53%) Ruby
8 119 (3.67%) PowerShell
9 96 (2.96%) Python
10 93 (2.87%) VB
11 90 (2.77%) Java
12 52 (1.60%) C++
13 39 (1.20%) C
13 39 (1.20%) VB6
14 38 (1.17%) VBA
15 34 (1.05%) PHP
16 29 (0.89%) PL/SQL
17 28 (0.86%) F#
18 26 (0.80%) ES6
19 21 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 371 (11.43%) Degree
2 100 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (0.77%) Master's Degree
5 13 (0.40%) DBS Check
5 13 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.34%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (0.25%) MCAD
8 8 (0.25%) MCSD
8 8 (0.25%) MCTS
9 3 (0.092%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.062%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.062%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.031%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.031%) HND
11 1 (0.031%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (3.08%) QA
2 14 (0.43%) GDPR
3 6 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.12%) PMO
5 2 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.062%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.031%) HL7
6 1 (0.031%) SLA
System Software
1 233 (7.18%) Docker
2 29 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.092%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.031%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 106 (3.27%) Kubernetes
2 10 (0.31%) Terraform
3 8 (0.25%) MIIS
4 6 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.15%) Ansible
6 3 (0.092%) Kibana
7 2 (0.062%) SCCM
8 1 (0.031%) Grafana
8 1 (0.031%) Graphite
8 1 (0.031%) Puppet
8 1 (0.031%) Rancher
Vendors
1 848 (26.12%) Microsoft
2 176 (5.42%) Oracle
3 83 (2.56%) Xamarin
4 63 (1.94%) Google
5 47 (1.45%) SAP
6 26 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 21 (0.65%) Sitecore
8 19 (0.59%) ForgeRock
9 12 (0.37%) Calypso
9 12 (0.37%) Charles River
9 12 (0.37%) SimCorp
10 11 (0.34%) Databricks
10 11 (0.34%) Telerik
11 10 (0.31%) Citrix
12 9 (0.28%) OutSystems
13 7 (0.22%) ESRI
13 7 (0.22%) Logi
13 7 (0.22%) Logi Analytics
13 7 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.18%) Apple