Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 69 65
Rank change year-on-year -23 -4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 5,908 7,282 9,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.36% 4.15% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 4.30% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,493 6,956 8,568
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 169,468 169,423 202,837
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 138,985 140,739 169,592
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,309
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.57% +2.91%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 5,682 £45,000 - 772
UK excluding London -28 3,808 £42,500 +6.25% 530
London -28 2,023 £55,000 - 262
South East -1 1,500 £45,000 +11.11% 133
North of England -27 954 £42,000 +5.00% 177
Midlands -32 486 £40,000 - 86
North West -41 483 £42,500 +6.25% 91
Yorkshire -11 407 £42,250 +5.63% 76
East of England -49 384 £45,000 +5.88% 54
South West -26 338 £40,000 - 60
West Midlands -34 291 £40,000 - 54
East Midlands -36 195 £38,500 -3.75% 32
Scotland -31 78 £36,000 - 14
Wales +8 69 £40,000 - 5
North East -26 64 £40,000 - 10
Northern Ireland -19 2 £37,500 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 5,908 (100.00%) C#
1 5,908 (100.00%) .NET
2 4,047 (68.50%) ASP.NET
3 3,643 (61.66%) MVC
4 3,531 (59.77%) SQL Server
5 3,374 (57.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3,282 (55.55%) JavaScript
7 2,774 (46.95%) SQL
8 2,535 (42.91%) HTML
9 2,474 (41.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2,308 (39.07%) CSS
11 1,686 (28.54%) TDD
12 1,685 (28.52%) AngularJS
13 1,616 (27.35%) Microsoft
14 1,533 (25.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,529 (25.88%) Scrum
16 1,496 (25.32%) jQuery
17 1,417 (23.98%) .NET Framework
18 1,351 (22.87%) WCF
19 1,233 (20.87%) Finance
20 931 (15.76%) Web Development
21 922 (15.61%) Web Services
22 919 (15.56%) HTML5
23 907 (15.35%) WPF
24 883 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
25 873 (14.78%) T-SQL
26 849 (14.37%) Software Engineering
27 824 (13.95%) Visual Studio
28 796 (13.47%) OO
29 770 (13.03%) Entity Framework

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
1 265 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 218 (3.69%) CMS
3 213 (3.61%) IIS
4 148 (2.51%) Umbraco
5 99 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
6 85 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 64 (1.08%) NServiceBus
8 61 (1.03%) EPiServer
9 57 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
10 42 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 24 (0.41%) Apache
11 24 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (0.29%) Confluence
13 11 (0.19%) Apache Solr
13 11 (0.19%) Kentico
14 10 (0.17%) Drupal
14 10 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
15 9 (0.15%) JBoss
15 9 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
16 8 (0.14%) DNN
Applications
1 72 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.19%) Chatbot
5 9 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.085%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.034%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.034%) Maya
9 1 (0.017%) GIMP
9 1 (0.017%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 95 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.068%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.051%) Sage 1000
4 3 (0.051%) Sage 500
5 2 (0.034%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.017%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.017%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.017%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.017%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 883 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 337 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
3 165 (2.79%) SaaS
4 67 (1.13%) Office 365
5 63 (1.07%) npm
6 58 (0.98%) GitHub
7 53 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 42 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (0.52%) Google Play
10 29 (0.49%) PaaS
11 28 (0.47%) Yarn
12 21 (0.36%) Amazon S3
13 19 (0.32%) Serverless
14 17 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 16 (0.27%) IaaS
16 14 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
17 8 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
17 8 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
17 8 (0.14%) Sage Pay
18 6 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 193 (3.27%) Internet
2 91 (1.54%) Hyperconnected
3 72 (1.22%) SMS
4 49 (0.83%) Intranet
5 31 (0.52%) HTTP
6 21 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 20 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 17 (0.29%) Broadband
9 14 (0.24%) Wireless
10 8 (0.14%) Extranet
11 5 (0.085%) ATM
11 5 (0.085%) VPN
12 4 (0.068%) DNS
12 4 (0.068%) Firewall
13 3 (0.051%) SSL
14 2 (0.034%) AMQP
14 2 (0.034%) Network Security
14 2 (0.034%) RFID
14 2 (0.034%) SMTP
15 1 (0.017%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,531 (59.77%) SQL Server
2 591 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 324 (5.48%) NoSQL
4 302 (5.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 237 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 202 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 198 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 179 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 175 (2.96%) MongoDB
10 152 (2.57%) MySQL
11 141 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 73 (1.24%) RDBMS
13 65 (1.10%) Big Data
14 54 (0.91%) Oracle Database
15 53 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
16 52 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 46 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
18 41 (0.69%) Redis
19 36 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
20 32 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 824 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 666 (11.27%) NUnit
3 607 (10.27%) Git (software)
4 469 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 406 (6.87%) Rhino Mocks
6 333 (5.64%) Subversion
7 312 (5.28%) Moq
8 238 (4.03%) MSTest
9 222 (3.76%) TeamCity
10 171 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
11 129 (2.18%) MSBuild
12 127 (2.15%) JIRA
13 111 (1.88%) Jenkins
14 85 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
15 61 (1.03%) Selenium
16 57 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 48 (0.81%) Hudson
18 44 (0.74%) SpecFlow
19 37 (0.63%) webpack
20 32 (0.54%) Bitbucket
General
1 1,233 (20.87%) Finance
2 388 (6.57%) Banking
3 339 (5.74%) Retail
4 267 (4.52%) Marketing
5 173 (2.93%) Games
6 124 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 115 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 114 (1.93%) Advertising
9 90 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 78 (1.32%) Electronics
11 68 (1.15%) Back Office
12 59 (1.00%) Music Industry
13 44 (0.74%) Front Office
14 42 (0.71%) Legal
15 37 (0.63%) Law
16 24 (0.41%) Financial Institution
17 23 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.32%) Billing
19 13 (0.22%) Automotive
20 10 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,908 (100.00%) .NET
2 4,047 (68.50%) ASP.NET
3 2,535 (42.91%) HTML
4 2,474 (41.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2,308 (39.07%) CSS
6 1,685 (28.52%) AngularJS
7 1,533 (25.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,496 (25.32%) jQuery
9 1,417 (23.98%) .NET Framework
10 1,351 (22.87%) WCF
11 922 (15.61%) Web Services
12 919 (15.56%) HTML5
13 907 (15.35%) WPF
14 770 (13.03%) Entity Framework
15 692 (11.71%) RESTful
16 688 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 678 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 581 (9.83%) XML
19 536 (9.07%) Ajax
20 480 (8.12%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 662 (11.21%) Greenfield Project
2 389 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 369 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 227 (3.84%) Fintech
5 206 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 198 (3.35%) User Experience
7 196 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
8 111 (1.88%) Social Network
9 88 (1.49%) N-Tier
10 85 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 80 (1.35%) Tandem
12 79 (1.34%) Hedge funds
13 69 (1.17%) Online Banking
14 68 (1.15%) Algorithms
15 37 (0.63%) Equities
16 36 (0.61%) iPad
17 35 (0.59%) iPhone
18 33 (0.56%) e-Learning
19 32 (0.54%) Fixed Income
20 29 (0.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 568 (9.61%) Windows
2 153 (2.59%) Android
3 122 (2.06%) Apple iOS
4 45 (0.76%) Linux
5 30 (0.51%) Windows Server
6 24 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 22 (0.37%) Windows 10
8 10 (0.17%) Unix
9 6 (0.10%) MVS
10 4 (0.068%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.068%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.034%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.017%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,643 (61.66%) MVC
2 3,374 (57.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1,686 (28.54%) TDD
4 1,529 (25.88%) Scrum
5 931 (15.76%) Web Development
6 849 (14.37%) Software Engineering
7 796 (13.47%) OO
8 764 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
9 739 (12.51%) BDD
10 662 (11.21%) Web Application Development
11 546 (9.24%) Kanban
12 525 (8.89%) Unit Testing
13 471 (7.97%) Dependency Injection
13 471 (7.97%) SDLC
14 446 (7.55%) SOLID
15 353 (5.97%) Microservices
16 341 (5.77%) Test Automation
17 331 (5.60%) MVVM
18 310 (5.25%) E-Commerce
19 298 (5.04%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5,908 (100.00%) C#
2 3,282 (55.55%) JavaScript
3 2,774 (46.95%) SQL
4 873 (14.78%) T-SQL
5 534 (9.04%) VB.NET
6 214 (3.62%) TypeScript
7 185 (3.13%) Java
8 171 (2.89%) PowerShell
9 163 (2.76%) VB
10 162 (2.74%) C++
11 131 (2.22%) Ruby
12 103 (1.74%) PL/SQL
13 97 (1.64%) Python
14 82 (1.39%) C
15 74 (1.25%) PHP
16 57 (0.96%) ES6
17 47 (0.80%) F#
18 44 (0.74%) VB6
19 40 (0.68%) Scala
20 37 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 620 (10.49%) Degree
2 137 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.27%) MCSD
6 12 (0.20%) Sun Certification
7 10 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (0.17%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.14%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.12%) HND
9 7 (0.12%) MCP
9 7 (0.12%) PhD
10 5 (0.085%) MCTS
10 5 (0.085%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.051%) MCAD
12 2 (0.034%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.034%) MCPD
12 2 (0.034%) MCSA
13 1 (0.017%) CFA
13 1 (0.017%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (3.55%) QA
2 11 (0.19%) PMO
3 10 (0.17%) SLA
4 7 (0.12%) MiFID
5 6 (0.10%) GAMP
5 6 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.051%) GDPR
6 3 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.034%) EMIR
7 2 (0.034%) WCAG
8 1 (0.017%) Basel III
8 1 (0.017%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.017%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 179 (3.03%) Docker
2 30 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.085%) HDFS
3 5 (0.085%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.017%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 78 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 74 (1.25%) Puppet
3 64 (1.08%) Ansible
4 29 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
5 23 (0.39%) Kubernetes
6 19 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 14 (0.24%) Terraform
8 11 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.10%) Graphite
9 6 (0.10%) logstash
10 5 (0.085%) Kibana
10 5 (0.085%) Mesos
11 2 (0.034%) Rancher
12 1 (0.017%) Grafana
12 1 (0.017%) Packer
12 1 (0.017%) SmoothWall
12 1 (0.017%) StatsD
Vendors
1 1,616 (27.35%) Microsoft
2 328 (5.55%) Oracle
3 167 (2.83%) Facebook
4 160 (2.71%) Google
5 136 (2.30%) Xamarin
6 106 (1.79%) Twitter
7 87 (1.47%) Sitecore
8 58 (0.98%) SAP
9 53 (0.90%) DevExpress
10 49 (0.83%) Capita
11 47 (0.80%) Telerik
12 31 (0.52%) WorldPay
13 30 (0.51%) HP
13 30 (0.51%) Sybase
14 25 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (0.22%) Adobe
16 11 (0.19%) Sage
17 10 (0.17%) Infragistics
17 10 (0.17%) New Relic
17 10 (0.17%) Splunk