Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 74 67
Rank change year-on-year -22 -7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 5,761 6,628 8,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.31% 3.92% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 4.07% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5,333 6,324 8,311
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 167,574 163,030 193,904
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.44% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,241 134,968 162,789
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 25 May 2018.

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 May 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 -22 5,503 £45,000 +3.45% 653
UK excluding London -18 3,759 £42,500 +6.25% 457
London -23 1,925 £55,000 - 221
South East -5 1,393 £42,500 - 138
North of England -21 957 £42,500 +6.25% 142
Midlands -42 479 £41,500 +3.75% 69
North West -33 465 £42,500 +6.25% 90
Yorkshire -8 432 £42,000 +5.00% 40
South West -2 386 £40,000 - 41
East of England -51 370 £47,500 +5.56% 42
West Midlands -38 273 £42,500 +6.25% 40
East Midlands -22 206 £40,000 - 29
Scotland -58 91 £36,000 -1.37% 16
Wales +17 81 £40,000 +6.67% 3
North East -36 60 £40,000 - 12
Northern Ireland +6 3 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Isle of Man - 1 £40,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 5,761 (100.00%) C#
1 5,761 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,835 (66.57%) ASP.NET
3 3,436 (59.64%) SQL Server
4 3,421 (59.38%) MVC
5 3,180 (55.20%) JavaScript
6 3,109 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
7 2,738 (47.53%) SQL
8 2,418 (41.97%) HTML
9 2,315 (40.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2,224 (38.60%) CSS
11 1,744 (30.27%) TDD
12 1,666 (28.92%) AngularJS
13 1,641 (28.48%) Microsoft
14 1,486 (25.79%) .NET Framework
15 1,483 (25.74%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1,353 (23.49%) Scrum
17 1,338 (23.23%) jQuery
18 1,190 (20.66%) Finance
19 1,172 (20.34%) WCF
20 947 (16.44%) Microsoft Azure
21 858 (14.89%) Web Development
22 843 (14.63%) Software Engineering
23 838 (14.55%) Entity Framework
24 827 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
25 820 (14.23%) BDD
26 789 (13.70%) OO
27 777 (13.49%) Greenfield Project
28 773 (13.42%) RESTful
29 761 (13.21%) 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
1 220 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 189 (3.28%) IIS
3 177 (3.07%) CMS
4 136 (2.36%) Umbraco
5 67 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 60 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 59 (1.02%) NServiceBus
8 50 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
9 42 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 40 (0.69%) EPiServer
11 31 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 29 (0.50%) Confluence
13 17 (0.30%) Apache
13 17 (0.30%) Drupal
14 16 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
15 11 (0.19%) Kentico
15 11 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.14%) JBoss
16 8 (0.14%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.12%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 54 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (0.36%) Chatbot
4 12 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.087%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.069%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.035%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.035%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.035%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.035%) MicroStation
8 2 (0.035%) Revit
9 1 (0.017%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 69 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.23%) Markit EDM
2 13 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.12%) Bloomberg AIM
3 7 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
3 7 (0.12%) Front Arena
3 7 (0.12%) thinkFolio
4 5 (0.087%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.069%) Distributed Ledger
6 3 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.052%) Sage 1000
6 3 (0.052%) Sage 500
7 1 (0.017%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.017%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.017%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.017%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 947 (16.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 396 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
3 147 (2.55%) SaaS
4 82 (1.42%) npm
5 73 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 60 (1.04%) Office 365
7 49 (0.85%) GitHub
8 38 (0.66%) PaaS
9 32 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 32 (0.56%) Serverless
10 31 (0.54%) Amazon S3
10 31 (0.54%) Google Play
11 30 (0.52%) Yarn
12 26 (0.45%) NuGet
13 23 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
13 23 (0.40%) IaaS
14 20 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
15 12 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 12 (0.21%) CloudFront
16 7 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 137 (2.38%) Internet
2 78 (1.35%) Hyperconnected
3 55 (0.95%) SMS
4 47 (0.82%) HTTP
5 40 (0.69%) Intranet
6 34 (0.59%) Broadband
7 17 (0.30%) Wireless
8 15 (0.26%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.069%) VPN
11 3 (0.052%) DNS
11 3 (0.052%) SSL
12 2 (0.035%) RFID
12 2 (0.035%) X.509
13 1 (0.017%) 4G
13 1 (0.017%) Bluetooth
13 1 (0.017%) Extranet
13 1 (0.017%) Firewall
13 1 (0.017%) Network Security
13 1 (0.017%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,436 (59.64%) SQL Server
2 606 (10.52%) SQL Server 2016
3 347 (6.02%) NoSQL
4 306 (5.31%) SQL Server 2014
5 246 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 223 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 189 (3.28%) Relational Database
8 173 (3.00%) MongoDB
9 164 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 139 (2.41%) MySQL
11 121 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 75 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 66 (1.15%) RDBMS
14 56 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
15 53 (0.92%) Big Data
16 48 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
17 42 (0.73%) Oracle Database
18 39 (0.68%) Redis
19 38 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
20 35 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 758 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 717 (12.45%) Visual Studio
3 530 (9.20%) NUnit
4 404 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 278 (4.83%) Rhino Mocks
6 239 (4.15%) Subversion
7 229 (3.98%) MSTest
8 209 (3.63%) Moq
9 194 (3.37%) TeamCity
10 170 (2.95%) Octopus Deploy
11 150 (2.60%) JIRA
12 136 (2.36%) Visual Studio Team System
13 113 (1.96%) Jenkins
13 113 (1.96%) Selenium
14 100 (1.74%) MSBuild
15 62 (1.08%) SpecFlow
16 55 (0.95%) webpack
17 53 (0.92%) Bitbucket
18 51 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 48 (0.83%) Jasmine
General
1 1,190 (20.66%) Finance
2 337 (5.85%) Banking
3 299 (5.19%) Retail
4 253 (4.39%) Marketing
5 185 (3.21%) Games
6 138 (2.40%) Manufacturing
7 122 (2.12%) Advertising
8 113 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 84 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 77 (1.34%) Electronics
11 69 (1.20%) Music Industry
12 42 (0.73%) Front Office
13 41 (0.71%) Back Office
14 37 (0.64%) Automotive
15 35 (0.61%) Legal
16 30 (0.52%) Law
17 24 (0.42%) Financial Institution
18 15 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (0.26%) Publishing
19 7 (0.12%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,761 (100.00%) .NET
2 3,835 (66.57%) ASP.NET
3 2,418 (41.97%) HTML
4 2,315 (40.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2,224 (38.60%) CSS
6 1,666 (28.92%) AngularJS
7 1,486 (25.79%) .NET Framework
8 1,483 (25.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1,338 (23.23%) jQuery
10 1,172 (20.34%) WCF
11 838 (14.55%) Entity Framework
12 773 (13.42%) RESTful
13 748 (12.98%) HTML5
14 746 (12.95%) WPF
15 723 (12.55%) Web Services
16 644 (11.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 598 (10.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 512 (8.89%) XML
19 421 (7.31%) KnockoutJS
20 406 (7.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 777 (13.49%) Greenfield Project
2 414 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
3 309 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 225 (3.91%) User Experience
5 193 (3.35%) Fintech
6 188 (3.26%) Mobile App
7 174 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
8 136 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
9 90 (1.56%) Social Network
10 67 (1.16%) Tandem
11 66 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 56 (0.97%) Algorithms
13 55 (0.95%) N-Tier
14 54 (0.94%) Online Banking
15 47 (0.82%) Hedge funds
16 39 (0.68%) Music Streaming
17 33 (0.57%) iPhone
18 32 (0.56%) Equities
19 30 (0.52%) Data Structures
20 29 (0.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 586 (10.17%) Windows
2 117 (2.03%) Android
3 86 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 53 (0.92%) Linux
5 46 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.33%) Windows Phone
6 19 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
7 18 (0.31%) Unix
8 7 (0.12%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.052%) MVS
10 3 (0.052%) Solaris
10 3 (0.052%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.017%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,421 (59.38%) MVC
2 3,109 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
3 1,744 (30.27%) TDD
4 1,353 (23.49%) Scrum
5 858 (14.89%) Web Development
6 843 (14.63%) Software Engineering
7 827 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
8 820 (14.23%) BDD
9 789 (13.70%) OO
10 656 (11.39%) Web Application Development
11 541 (9.39%) Kanban
12 536 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
13 523 (9.08%) Unit Testing
14 509 (8.84%) Dependency Injection
15 430 (7.46%) SDLC
16 403 (7.00%) SOLID
17 359 (6.23%) MVVM
18 357 (6.20%) Microservices
19 326 (5.66%) Test Automation
20 297 (5.16%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5,761 (100.00%) C#
2 3,180 (55.20%) JavaScript
3 2,738 (47.53%) SQL
4 761 (13.21%) T-SQL
5 440 (7.64%) VB.NET
6 238 (4.13%) TypeScript
7 234 (4.06%) Java
8 182 (3.16%) PowerShell
9 162 (2.81%) Ruby
10 157 (2.73%) VB
11 147 (2.55%) PL/SQL
12 122 (2.12%) C++
13 93 (1.61%) Python
14 66 (1.15%) VB6
15 63 (1.09%) C
16 62 (1.08%) PHP
17 58 (1.01%) ES6
18 49 (0.85%) VBA
19 45 (0.78%) VBScript
20 40 (0.69%) F#
Qualifications
1 493 (8.56%) Degree
2 164 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 13 (0.23%) MCP
6 13 (0.23%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.21%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.087%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.087%) MCSD
10 4 (0.069%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.069%) MCPD
11 3 (0.052%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.052%) MCTS
12 2 (0.035%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.017%) HND
13 1 (0.017%) MCAD
13 1 (0.017%) PhD
13 1 (0.017%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (2.10%) QA
2 10 (0.17%) MiFID
3 8 (0.14%) GAMP
3 8 (0.14%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.12%) GDPR
5 3 (0.052%) PMO
5 3 (0.052%) SLA
6 1 (0.017%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.017%) MISRA
6 1 (0.017%) MISRA C
System Software
1 148 (2.57%) Docker
2 30 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.12%) Firmware
4 2 (0.035%) HDFS
5 1 (0.017%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (1.32%) Puppet
2 70 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (0.85%) Ansible
4 42 (0.73%) Kubernetes
5 23 (0.40%) Terraform
6 22 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 18 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (0.19%) Packer
9 8 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.069%) Graphite
10 4 (0.069%) SCCM
11 2 (0.035%) Grafana
11 2 (0.035%) Kibana
11 2 (0.035%) logstash
11 2 (0.035%) Mesos
11 2 (0.035%) StatsD
12 1 (0.017%) Control-M
12 1 (0.017%) PTC Integrity
12 1 (0.017%) Rancher
12 1 (0.017%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 1,641 (28.48%) Microsoft
2 373 (6.47%) Oracle
3 194 (3.37%) Xamarin
4 154 (2.67%) Google
5 147 (2.55%) Facebook
6 91 (1.58%) Twitter
7 79 (1.37%) Sitecore
8 73 (1.27%) SAP
9 44 (0.76%) Capita
10 41 (0.71%) DevExpress
11 24 (0.42%) WorldPay
12 22 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
12 22 (0.38%) Telerik
13 20 (0.35%) Atlassian
14 17 (0.30%) HP
14 17 (0.30%) Sybase
15 16 (0.28%) Infragistics
16 12 (0.21%) TOWER Software
17 8 (0.14%) Bloomberg
17 8 (0.14%) Sage