Period
to 20 July 2019

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 July 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 98 76
Rank change year-on-year -35 -22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 3,828 5,737 6,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.62% 3.28% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 3.41% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,539 5,343 6,319
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 139,993 168,483 170,587
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.23% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 111,792 136,362 139,131
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
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 July 2019.

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 July 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 -36 3,589 £47,500 +5.56% 608
UK excluding London -35 2,359 £45,000 +5.88% 446
London -17 1,371 £60,000 +9.09% 183
South East -37 796 £45,000 +5.88% 111
North of England -29 661 £44,000 +3.53% 131
Midlands -27 318 £40,000 -5.88% 110
Yorkshire -27 311 £44,000 +2.92% 51
North West -35 310 £42,500 - 76
South West -53 258 £40,500 +1.25% 46
East of England -16 185 £45,000 -10.00% 28
West Midlands -37 185 £40,000 -8.05% 75
East Midlands -19 133 £40,000 - 35
Scotland +2 96 £45,000 +20.00% 6
North East -11 40 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Wales -27 36 £40,000 - 13
Northern Ireland -13 13 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Channel Islands - 1 £75,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 3,828 (100.00%) C#
1 3,828 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,469 (64.50%) ASP.NET
3 2,187 (57.13%) MVC
4 2,138 (55.85%) SQL Server
5 2,071 (54.10%) JavaScript
6 1,965 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1,851 (48.35%) SQL
8 1,380 (36.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,361 (35.55%) HTML
10 1,286 (33.59%) CSS
11 1,159 (30.28%) Microsoft
12 1,100 (28.74%) AngularJS
13 1,066 (27.85%) Microsoft Azure
14 1,063 (27.77%) TDD
15 1,030 (26.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 923 (24.11%) .NET Framework
17 789 (20.61%) Finance
18 743 (19.41%) Scrum
19 718 (18.76%) .NET Core
20 709 (18.52%) jQuery
21 657 (17.16%) Software Engineering
22 610 (15.94%) WCF
23 594 (15.52%) Git (software)
24 590 (15.41%) Web Development
25 583 (15.23%) Entity Framework
26 531 (13.87%) Degree
27 517 (13.51%) Web Services
28 507 (13.24%) Visual Studio
29 493 (12.88%) BDD

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
1 118 (3.08%) IIS
2 95 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
3 93 (2.43%) SharePoint
4 57 (1.49%) CMS
5 44 (1.15%) NServiceBus
6 40 (1.04%) Umbraco
7 22 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 18 (0.47%) Confluence
9 16 (0.42%) Drupal
10 15 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.18%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.18%) ArcGIS
11 7 (0.18%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.18%) WordPress
12 6 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.16%) Kentico
13 5 (0.13%) DNN
14 4 (0.10%) Apache
14 4 (0.10%) Skype for Business
15 3 (0.078%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 35 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.37%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.052%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.052%) HipChat
5 2 (0.052%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.026%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 74 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.24%) Front Arena
3 9 (0.24%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.24%) thinkFolio
4 7 (0.18%) Sage CRM
5 3 (0.078%) Magento
5 3 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.052%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.052%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.026%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.026%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.026%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.026%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1,066 (27.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 416 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 138 (3.61%) SaaS
4 98 (2.56%) Serverless
5 64 (1.67%) PaaS
6 38 (0.99%) Azure Functions
7 30 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 26 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
9 23 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
10 22 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
10 22 (0.57%) Power Platform
11 19 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
13 17 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (0.39%) GitHub
15 14 (0.37%) AWS IoT
15 14 (0.37%) npm
16 13 (0.34%) Office 365
17 11 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (0.29%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 58 (1.52%) Internet
2 45 (1.18%) HTTP
3 29 (0.76%) Broadband
4 10 (0.26%) FTP
4 10 (0.26%) MQTT
4 10 (0.26%) SMS
4 10 (0.26%) SMTP
4 10 (0.26%) SSH
4 10 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.16%) Intranet
6 5 (0.13%) Hyperconnected
7 4 (0.10%) 3G
7 4 (0.10%) 4G
7 4 (0.10%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.10%) NFC
7 4 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.078%) Skype
9 1 (0.026%) AMQP
9 1 (0.026%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.026%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,138 (55.85%) SQL Server
2 312 (8.15%) NoSQL
3 310 (8.10%) SQL Server 2016
4 174 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 153 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 131 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 118 (3.08%) MySQL
8 108 (2.82%) MongoDB
9 96 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 92 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 84 (2.19%) Redis
12 64 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
13 47 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
14 46 (1.20%) Big Data
14 46 (1.20%) Cosmos DB
15 45 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
16 43 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
17 41 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 34 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 23 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 594 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 507 (13.24%) Visual Studio
3 318 (8.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 211 (5.51%) NUnit
5 142 (3.71%) TeamCity
6 129 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 116 (3.03%) JIRA
8 86 (2.25%) Selenium
9 81 (2.12%) Visual Studio Team System
10 65 (1.70%) SpecFlow
11 61 (1.59%) Jenkins
12 51 (1.33%) Moq
13 41 (1.07%) Bitbucket
14 40 (1.04%) ReSharper
15 37 (0.97%) MSTest
16 35 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
17 31 (0.81%) Subversion
18 27 (0.71%) StyleCop
18 27 (0.71%) webpack
19 26 (0.68%) LINQPad
General
1 789 (20.61%) Finance
2 237 (6.19%) Banking
3 148 (3.87%) Marketing
4 122 (3.19%) Retail
5 117 (3.06%) Games
6 65 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 44 (1.15%) Front Office
8 41 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 36 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 34 (0.89%) Advertising
11 31 (0.81%) Back Office
11 31 (0.81%) Electronics
12 26 (0.68%) Investment Banking
13 24 (0.63%) Law
14 18 (0.47%) French Language
15 15 (0.39%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.37%) Local Government
17 10 (0.26%) Legal
18 9 (0.24%) Dutch Language
18 9 (0.24%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,828 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,469 (64.50%) ASP.NET
3 1,380 (36.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1,361 (35.55%) HTML
5 1,286 (33.59%) CSS
6 1,100 (28.74%) AngularJS
7 1,030 (26.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 923 (24.11%) .NET Framework
9 718 (18.76%) .NET Core
10 709 (18.52%) jQuery
11 610 (15.94%) WCF
12 583 (15.23%) Entity Framework
13 517 (13.51%) Web Services
14 491 (12.83%) React
15 486 (12.70%) RESTful
16 440 (11.49%) HTML5
17 344 (8.99%) WPF
18 333 (8.70%) REST
19 325 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 300 (7.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 410 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 163 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 149 (3.89%) Mobile App
4 134 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 112 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
6 106 (2.77%) User Experience
7 63 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 41 (1.07%) Hedge funds
9 39 (1.02%) Driving Licence
10 37 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 31 (0.81%) Derivative
12 29 (0.76%) Equities
13 28 (0.73%) Fixed Income
14 22 (0.57%) Client/Server
15 21 (0.55%) Cloud Native
16 20 (0.52%) Robotics
17 19 (0.50%) Blog
18 18 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
18 18 (0.47%) NHS
19 15 (0.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 378 (9.87%) Windows
2 103 (2.69%) Android
3 72 (1.88%) Apple iOS
4 47 (1.23%) Linux
5 40 (1.04%) Windows Server
6 14 (0.37%) Unix
7 10 (0.26%) VxWorks
8 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.078%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.078%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.052%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.052%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.026%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.026%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.026%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.026%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,187 (57.13%) MVC
2 1,965 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1,063 (27.77%) TDD
4 743 (19.41%) Scrum
5 657 (17.16%) Software Engineering
6 590 (15.41%) Web Development
7 493 (12.88%) BDD
8 470 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
9 449 (11.73%) Microservices
10 429 (11.21%) SDLC
11 427 (11.15%) OO
12 425 (11.10%) Unit Testing
13 382 (9.98%) DevOps
14 357 (9.33%) Web Application Development
15 328 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
16 303 (7.92%) Computer Science
17 283 (7.39%) SOLID
18 273 (7.13%) Test Automation
19 226 (5.90%) Kanban
20 222 (5.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3,828 (100.00%) C#
2 2,071 (54.10%) JavaScript
3 1,851 (48.35%) SQL
4 461 (12.04%) T-SQL
5 299 (7.81%) VB.NET
6 162 (4.23%) PowerShell
7 155 (4.05%) Ruby
8 130 (3.40%) Java
9 119 (3.11%) TypeScript
10 105 (2.74%) VB
11 102 (2.66%) C
12 96 (2.51%) Python
13 68 (1.78%) C++
14 57 (1.49%) VBA
15 53 (1.38%) PL/SQL
16 49 (1.28%) PHP
17 43 (1.12%) VB6
18 38 (0.99%) R
19 33 (0.86%) F#
20 28 (0.73%) ES6
Qualifications
1 531 (13.87%) Degree
2 101 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 32 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 27 (0.71%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.42%) HND
8 15 (0.39%) MCSD
9 9 (0.24%) MCAD
9 9 (0.24%) MCTS
10 4 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.10%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.078%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.078%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.026%) MCSE
12 1 (0.026%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (1.91%) QA
2 14 (0.37%) GDPR
3 6 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (0.13%) SLA
5 4 (0.10%) NCSC
6 2 (0.052%) HL7
6 2 (0.052%) PMO
7 1 (0.026%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 297 (7.76%) Docker
2 47 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.052%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.026%) Firmware
6 1 (0.026%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 127 (3.32%) Kubernetes
2 18 (0.47%) Terraform
3 16 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.24%) Rancher
5 5 (0.13%) Ansible
5 5 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.10%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.10%) logstash
6 4 (0.10%) Puppet
7 2 (0.052%) Kibana
7 2 (0.052%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.026%) Grafana
8 1 (0.026%) Graphite
8 1 (0.026%) MIIS
8 1 (0.026%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1,159 (30.28%) Microsoft
2 170 (4.44%) Oracle
3 133 (3.47%) Xamarin
4 70 (1.83%) Google
5 61 (1.59%) SAP
6 32 (0.84%) Sitecore
7 19 (0.50%) Telerik
8 16 (0.42%) Facebook
9 15 (0.39%) ForgeRock
10 12 (0.31%) Blue Prism
11 11 (0.29%) Atlassian
12 10 (0.26%) Infragistics
12 10 (0.26%) Twitter
13 9 (0.24%) Calypso
13 9 (0.24%) Charles River
13 9 (0.24%) DevExpress
13 9 (0.24%) SimCorp
14 7 (0.18%) Logi Analytics
14 7 (0.18%) Sage
14 7 (0.18%) Telstra