Period
to 21 March 2019

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 March 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 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 94 71
Rank change year-on-year -17 -23 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 4,335 5,969 6,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.92% 3.39% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 3.52% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,057 5,565 6,659
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -2.27%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 142,254 169,620 166,338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.41% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113,681 139,296 138,082
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 March 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 21 March 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 -21 4,054 £47,500 +5.56% 708
UK excluding London -16 2,668 £44,000 +3.53% 566
London -20 1,566 £60,000 +9.09% 183
South East -33 891 £45,000 +5.88% 168
North of England +2 764 £43,500 +3.57% 123
North West +10 397 £42,500 - 62
Midlands -22 331 £40,000 - 120
Yorkshire 0 312 £42,500 +1.19% 48
South West -12 266 £40,000 - 56
East of England -12 236 £47,500 +0.53% 58
East Midlands +9 166 £40,000 +2.56% 39
West Midlands -43 165 £40,000 -2.44% 81
Scotland +47 129 £47,500 +31.94% 20
North East +9 56 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Wales -19 43 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Northern Ireland -4 15 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Channel Islands - 1 £75,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 4,335 (100.00%) C#
1 4,335 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,865 (66.09%) ASP.NET
3 2,612 (60.25%) SQL Server
4 2,592 (59.79%) MVC
5 2,410 (55.59%) JavaScript
6 2,291 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2,039 (47.04%) SQL
8 1,678 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,641 (37.85%) HTML
10 1,558 (35.94%) CSS
11 1,394 (32.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1,390 (32.06%) TDD
13 1,370 (31.60%) Microsoft
14 1,331 (30.70%) AngularJS
15 1,100 (25.37%) .NET Framework
16 1,099 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
17 962 (22.19%) Finance
18 941 (21.71%) Scrum
19 819 (18.89%) jQuery
20 733 (16.91%) Git (software)
21 706 (16.29%) WCF
22 697 (16.08%) Entity Framework
23 685 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
24 684 (15.78%) Software Engineering
25 647 (14.93%) BDD
26 640 (14.76%) .NET Core
27 637 (14.69%) Web Development
28 626 (14.44%) RESTful
29 593 (13.68%) Visual Studio

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
1 177 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
2 151 (3.48%) IIS
3 105 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 60 (1.38%) CMS
5 54 (1.25%) Umbraco
6 30 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
7 27 (0.62%) NServiceBus
8 20 (0.46%) Confluence
8 20 (0.46%) Drupal
9 15 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (0.35%) DNN
10 14 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (0.28%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.25%) WordPress
13 10 (0.23%) Documentum
13 10 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.16%) Apache
15 5 (0.12%) Kentico
16 4 (0.092%) SilverStripe
17 3 (0.069%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.37%) AutoCAD
4 7 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.092%) Mingle
6 3 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.069%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.046%) HipChat
8 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.023%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 55 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.16%) Actimize
2 7 (0.16%) Magento
2 7 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.12%) Shopify
5 2 (0.046%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.046%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.023%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.023%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.023%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.023%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,099 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 350 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
3 137 (3.16%) SaaS
4 48 (1.11%) Serverless
5 46 (1.06%) Google Play
6 44 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
7 34 (0.78%) PaaS
8 27 (0.62%) Office 365
9 25 (0.58%) GitHub
10 21 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
12 18 (0.42%) NuGet
13 16 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
15 12 (0.28%) Azure Functions
16 11 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
16 11 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
17 7 (0.16%) IaaS
18 6 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
18 6 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 88 (2.03%) Internet
2 44 (1.01%) Broadband
3 34 (0.78%) HTTP
4 25 (0.58%) Hyperconnected
5 11 (0.25%) Intranet
5 11 (0.25%) SMS
5 11 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.12%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.12%) Skype
7 4 (0.092%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (0.092%) VoIP
8 3 (0.069%) DNS
8 3 (0.069%) IMAP
8 3 (0.069%) SMTP
9 1 (0.023%) 3G
9 1 (0.023%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.023%) LAN
9 1 (0.023%) SSL
9 1 (0.023%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.023%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,612 (60.25%) SQL Server
2 505 (11.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 314 (7.24%) NoSQL
4 188 (4.34%) Relational Database
5 166 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 163 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 114 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 112 (2.58%) MongoDB
9 108 (2.49%) MySQL
10 104 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 59 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 58 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 57 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
14 55 (1.27%) Redis
15 40 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
16 39 (0.90%) Big Data
17 36 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
18 32 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 31 (0.72%) Oracle Database
20 29 (0.67%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 733 (16.91%) Git (software)
2 593 (13.68%) Visual Studio
3 406 (9.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 245 (5.65%) NUnit
5 195 (4.50%) TeamCity
6 147 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 113 (2.61%) Jenkins
8 101 (2.33%) JIRA
9 84 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
10 78 (1.80%) SpecFlow
11 71 (1.64%) Selenium
12 70 (1.61%) MSTest
13 59 (1.36%) Subversion
14 54 (1.25%) Cucumber
15 50 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
16 47 (1.08%) Bitbucket
17 46 (1.06%) ReSharper
18 43 (0.99%) Moq
19 32 (0.74%) AccuRev
20 31 (0.72%) StyleCop
General
1 962 (22.19%) Finance
2 315 (7.27%) Banking
3 175 (4.04%) Games
4 167 (3.85%) Marketing
5 131 (3.02%) Retail
6 105 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 71 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 71 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 66 (1.52%) Front Office
9 51 (1.18%) Electronics
10 45 (1.04%) Advertising
11 30 (0.69%) Law
12 26 (0.60%) Music Industry
13 21 (0.48%) Legal
14 17 (0.39%) Back Office
15 16 (0.37%) Automotive
16 15 (0.35%) Aerospace
16 15 (0.35%) Billing
17 14 (0.32%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,335 (100.00%) .NET
2 2,865 (66.09%) ASP.NET
3 1,678 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1,641 (37.85%) HTML
5 1,558 (35.94%) CSS
6 1,394 (32.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1,331 (30.70%) AngularJS
8 1,100 (25.37%) .NET Framework
9 819 (18.89%) jQuery
10 706 (16.29%) WCF
11 697 (16.08%) Entity Framework
12 640 (14.76%) .NET Core
13 626 (14.44%) RESTful
14 592 (13.66%) Web Services
15 496 (11.44%) HTML5
16 485 (11.19%) React
17 450 (10.38%) WPF
18 432 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 430 (9.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 390 (9.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 577 (13.31%) Greenfield Project
2 271 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 200 (4.61%) Fintech
4 191 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 140 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 138 (3.18%) User Experience
7 99 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
8 68 (1.57%) Hedge funds
9 65 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 60 (1.38%) Equities
10 60 (1.38%) Tandem
11 58 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 57 (1.31%) Fixed Income
13 50 (1.15%) iPhone
14 43 (0.99%) Derivative
14 43 (0.99%) Social Network
15 27 (0.62%) Client/Server
15 27 (0.62%) Driving Licence
16 26 (0.60%) N-Tier
17 24 (0.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 425 (9.80%) Windows
2 161 (3.71%) Android
3 112 (2.58%) Apple iOS
4 35 (0.81%) Linux
5 30 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.18%) VxWorks
7 5 (0.12%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.12%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.092%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.069%) OpenVMS
9 3 (0.069%) VMS
10 2 (0.046%) Unix
10 2 (0.046%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.023%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.023%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.023%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.023%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.023%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.023%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,592 (59.79%) MVC
2 2,291 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1,390 (32.06%) TDD
4 941 (21.71%) Scrum
5 685 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
6 684 (15.78%) Software Engineering
7 647 (14.93%) BDD
8 637 (14.69%) Web Development
9 498 (11.49%) Web Application Development
10 450 (10.38%) OO
11 411 (9.48%) Unit Testing
12 404 (9.32%) Microservices
13 391 (9.02%) SOLID
14 373 (8.60%) SDLC
15 372 (8.58%) Problem-Solving
16 367 (8.47%) DevOps
17 347 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
18 323 (7.45%) Kanban
19 303 (6.99%) Test Automation
20 291 (6.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 4,335 (100.00%) C#
2 2,410 (55.59%) JavaScript
3 2,039 (47.04%) SQL
4 520 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 374 (8.63%) VB.NET
6 190 (4.38%) Java
7 181 (4.18%) Ruby
8 161 (3.71%) PowerShell
9 135 (3.11%) TypeScript
10 109 (2.51%) VB
11 103 (2.38%) C
12 97 (2.24%) C++
13 77 (1.78%) PL/SQL
14 70 (1.61%) Python
15 53 (1.22%) PHP
16 47 (1.08%) VBA
17 44 (1.01%) R
18 37 (0.85%) F#
19 35 (0.81%) VB6
20 22 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 485 (11.19%) Degree
2 105 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (0.90%) Security Cleared
5 33 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 27 (0.62%) Master's Degree
7 24 (0.55%) PMI Certification
8 17 (0.39%) HND
9 12 (0.28%) MCPD
10 7 (0.16%) MCP
11 6 (0.14%) PhD
12 3 (0.069%) MCSD
13 2 (0.046%) MCAD
13 2 (0.046%) MCTS
14 1 (0.023%) Numerate Degree
14 1 (0.023%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (3.16%) QA
2 5 (0.12%) SLA
3 4 (0.092%) GDPR
3 4 (0.092%) HL7
3 4 (0.092%) PMO
4 3 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.023%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 240 (5.54%) Docker
2 63 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.092%) Firmware
4 3 (0.069%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.023%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.023%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 100 (2.31%) Kubernetes
2 16 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.32%) Kibana
3 14 (0.32%) Terraform
4 10 (0.23%) Ansible
5 9 (0.21%) Grafana
5 9 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.21%) Puppet
5 9 (0.21%) Rancher
6 6 (0.14%) logstash
7 5 (0.12%) Mesos
7 5 (0.12%) StatsD
8 4 (0.092%) cPanel
8 4 (0.092%) Packer
9 3 (0.069%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.046%) Consul
10 2 (0.046%) Graphite
10 2 (0.046%) SCCM
11 1 (0.023%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.023%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1,370 (31.60%) Microsoft
2 268 (6.18%) Oracle
3 184 (4.24%) Xamarin
4 110 (2.54%) Google
5 84 (1.94%) SAP
6 66 (1.52%) Facebook
7 55 (1.27%) Sitecore
8 43 (0.99%) Twitter
9 27 (0.62%) Telerik
10 19 (0.44%) DevExpress
11 14 (0.32%) Infragistics
12 10 (0.23%) Apple
12 10 (0.23%) EMC
12 10 (0.23%) ForgeRock
13 9 (0.21%) Axosoft
13 9 (0.21%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.16%) Citrix
14 7 (0.16%) FNZ
14 7 (0.16%) Tableau
15 5 (0.12%) Nintex