Period
to 25 October 2021

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 October 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 317 192 157
Rank change year-on-year -125 -35 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 1,373 893 3,221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.09% 1.83% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.92% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,201 775 2,972
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 115,266 46,438 130,328
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.22% 95.01% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79,832 38,881 105,323
10th Percentile £31,764 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,534 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.97% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 25 October 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 25 October 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 -124 1,254 £52,500 +5.00% 361
UK excluding London -92 833 £47,500 - 240
Work from Home -67 467 £50,000 - 130
London -162 441 £67,500 +12.50% 135
South East -41 386 £50,000 - 43
North of England -124 160 £42,500 -7.61% 68
Midlands -61 141 £45,000 +5.88% 70
North West -121 83 £42,500 -15.00% 42
West Midlands -61 77 £50,000 +11.11% 27
East Midlands -63 64 £40,000 - 43
East of England -108 54 £50,000 +17.65% 31
Yorkshire -80 49 £42,500 +6.25% 12
South West -92 43 £45,000 -5.26% 14
North East -19 28 £35,000 -9.09% 14
Scotland -70 26 £47,500 +5.56% 7
Wales -36 21 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Northern Ireland -40 2 - - 2

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

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 1,373 (100.00%) C#
1 1,373 (100.00%) .NET
2 733 (53.39%) Azure
3 720 (52.44%) JavaScript
4 719 (52.37%) Agile Software Development
5 697 (50.76%) SQL
6 665 (48.43%) SQL Server
7 622 (45.30%) .NET Core
8 567 (41.30%) ASP.NET
9 464 (33.79%) MVC
10 410 (29.86%) HTML
11 398 (28.99%) Microsoft
12 389 (28.33%) AngularJS
13 373 (27.17%) .NET Framework
14 367 (26.73%) CSS
15 346 (25.20%) Full Stack Development
16 333 (24.25%) React
17 325 (23.67%) TDD
18 309 (22.51%) DevOps
19 299 (21.78%) Scrum
20 287 (20.90%) Microservices
21 284 (20.68%) ASP.NET Web API
22 256 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC
23 225 (16.39%) Git (software)
24 217 (15.80%) TypeScript
25 214 (15.59%) jQuery
26 205 (14.93%) Software Engineering
27 201 (14.64%) Entity Framework
28 189 (13.77%) Social Skills
29 183 (13.33%) T-SQL

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 54 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 51 (3.71%) IIS
3 32 (2.33%) CMS
4 29 (2.11%) Umbraco
5 17 (1.24%) EPiServer
6 13 (0.95%) Confluence
6 13 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (0.73%) nginx
8 9 (0.66%) SAS
9 7 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.51%) Kentico
10 5 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.15%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.15%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.073%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.073%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.073%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.073%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.58%) InVision
2 8 (0.58%) Sketch
3 3 (0.22%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.073%) Figma
4 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.22%) Maximo
3 2 (0.15%) BambooHR
3 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.15%) RMDS
3 2 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.073%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.073%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.073%) Magento
4 1 (0.073%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 733 (53.39%) Azure
2 169 (12.31%) AWS
3 114 (8.30%) SaaS
4 92 (6.70%) Serverless
5 78 (5.68%) Azure Service Bus
6 70 (5.10%) Azure Functions
7 49 (3.57%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 40 (2.91%) GCP
9 30 (2.18%) PaaS
10 26 (1.89%) Azure Event Grid
11 23 (1.68%) Azure Storage
11 23 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
11 23 (1.68%) Power Platform
12 20 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
12 20 (1.46%) Azure Data Factory
12 20 (1.46%) Azure Stack
13 19 (1.38%) GitHub
14 18 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (0.95%) Microsoft 365
16 11 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.58%) HTTP
2 4 (0.29%) Internet
3 3 (0.22%) Intranet
4 2 (0.15%) H.323
4 2 (0.15%) RTP
5 1 (0.073%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 665 (48.43%) SQL Server
2 54 (3.93%) NoSQL
3 49 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 30 (2.18%) MongoDB
4 30 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (1.46%) SQL Server 2017
8 17 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
9 14 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (0.95%) Power BI
10 13 (0.95%) Redis
10 13 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (0.80%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.51%) Blockchain
15 6 (0.44%) MySQL
15 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 225 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 160 (11.65%) Visual Studio
3 112 (8.16%) NUnit
4 93 (6.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 80 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 72 (5.24%) TeamCity
7 47 (3.42%) Moq
8 38 (2.77%) MSTest
9 30 (2.18%) Jenkins
10 27 (1.97%) JIRA
11 25 (1.82%) git-flow
11 25 (1.82%) Postman
12 24 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
13 22 (1.60%) Selenium
14 15 (1.09%) Cypress.io
14 15 (1.09%) WebDriver
15 9 (0.66%) Subversion
16 7 (0.51%) Visual Studio Code
17 6 (0.44%) Fiddler
17 6 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 189 (13.77%) Social Skills
2 157 (11.43%) Finance
3 57 (4.15%) Retail
4 42 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (2.77%) Marketing
6 35 (2.55%) Law
7 26 (1.89%) Organisational Skills
8 23 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.46%) Banking
10 18 (1.31%) Public Sector
11 14 (1.02%) Advertising
12 11 (0.80%) Front Office
13 10 (0.73%) Games
14 9 (0.66%) Automotive
14 9 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.58%) French Language
15 8 (0.58%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 5 (0.36%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,373 (100.00%) .NET
2 622 (45.30%) .NET Core
3 567 (41.30%) ASP.NET
4 410 (29.86%) HTML
5 389 (28.33%) AngularJS
6 373 (27.17%) .NET Framework
7 367 (26.73%) CSS
8 333 (24.25%) React
9 284 (20.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 256 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 214 (15.59%) jQuery
12 201 (14.64%) Entity Framework
13 160 (11.65%) Web Services
14 147 (10.71%) REST
15 143 (10.42%) HTML5
16 134 (9.76%) ASP.NET Core
17 117 (8.52%) RESTful
18 112 (8.16%) Node.js
19 107 (7.79%) WCF
20 98 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
2 50 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (2.04%) User Experience
4 27 (1.97%) Algorithms
4 27 (1.97%) Mobile App
5 22 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (1.38%) Public Cloud
7 17 (1.24%) Legacy Systems
8 15 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.09%) Hedge funds
9 12 (0.87%) Legacy Applications
10 11 (0.80%) Cloud Native
10 11 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 11 (0.80%) N-Tier
11 8 (0.58%) Market Risk
12 6 (0.44%) Biotechnology
12 6 (0.44%) Derivative
13 5 (0.36%) Legacy Code
13 5 (0.36%) Life Science
13 5 (0.36%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 81 (5.90%) Windows
2 23 (1.68%) Linux
3 11 (0.80%) Windows Server
4 8 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (0.29%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.22%) Android
6 3 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 719 (52.37%) Agile Software Development
2 464 (33.79%) MVC
3 346 (25.20%) Full Stack Development
4 325 (23.67%) TDD
5 309 (22.51%) DevOps
6 299 (21.78%) Scrum
7 287 (20.90%) Microservices
8 205 (14.93%) Software Engineering
9 183 (13.33%) SOLID
10 155 (11.29%) Web Development
11 153 (11.14%) Unit Testing
12 136 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
13 132 (9.61%) OO
13 132 (9.61%) SDLC
14 108 (7.87%) Test Automation
15 96 (6.99%) Mentoring
16 92 (6.70%) OOP
17 80 (5.83%) Computer Science
18 75 (5.46%) Domain-Driven Design
19 74 (5.39%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,373 (100.00%) C#
2 720 (52.44%) JavaScript
3 697 (50.76%) SQL
4 217 (15.80%) TypeScript
5 183 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 53 (3.86%) Java
7 49 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 45 (3.28%) Python
9 43 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 36 (2.62%) C++
11 13 (0.95%) PL/SQL
11 13 (0.95%) Scala
12 12 (0.87%) VB
13 10 (0.73%) Kotlin
14 9 (0.66%) F#
15 5 (0.36%) C
16 3 (0.22%) Haskell
16 3 (0.22%) Natural
16 3 (0.22%) PHP
16 3 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 125 (9.10%) Degree
2 32 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.24%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.36%) HND
7 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.15%) MCPD
8 1 (0.073%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (6.70%) QA
2 10 (0.73%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.29%) GDPR
4 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.073%) SLA
System Software
1 137 (9.98%) Docker
2 8 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.073%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 142 (10.34%) Kubernetes
2 30 (2.18%) Terraform
3 22 (1.60%) Grafana
4 9 (0.66%) HP Fortify
5 8 (0.58%) Ansible
6 2 (0.15%) Consul
6 2 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.15%) Packer
7 1 (0.073%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (0.073%) MIIS
7 1 (0.073%) Puppet
Vendors
1 398 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 33 (2.40%) Google
3 21 (1.53%) Oracle
4 19 (1.38%) VMware
5 16 (1.17%) Xamarin
6 13 (0.95%) Sitecore
7 11 (0.80%) Telerik
8 9 (0.66%) HP
9 7 (0.51%) Mapbox
9 7 (0.51%) Nintex
9 7 (0.51%) SAP
10 5 (0.36%) Databricks
11 4 (0.29%) Optimizely
11 4 (0.29%) Sage
11 4 (0.29%) Xero
12 3 (0.22%) Capita
13 2 (0.15%) Bloomberg
13 2 (0.15%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.15%) OpenText
14 1 (0.073%) Klarna