Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 66 68
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 6322 8373 9413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.51% 4.41% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 4.57% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5918 7986 8975
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,100
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Top 15 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 23 November 2017. 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 -23 6030 £45,000 +2.27% 476
UK excluding London -23 4026 £42,500 +6.25% 325
London -31 2172 £55,000 - 161
South East -15 1451 £45,000 +12.50% 89
North of England -29 963 £40,000 - 128
Midlands -13 596 £38,750 -3.13% 50
North West -29 579 £40,000 - 59
East of England -24 499 £45,000 +12.50% 29
West Midlands -7 382 £39,000 -2.50% 28
South West -20 354 £40,000 - 19
Yorkshire -28 333 £41,500 +3.75% 59
East Midlands -26 216 £39,000 -2.50% 22
Scotland -16 100 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Wales +18 68 £40,000 +14.29% 7
North East -20 51 £39,500 +5.33% 10

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, C# .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 6322 (100.00%) C#
1 6322 (100.00%) .NET
2 4424 (69.98%) ASP.NET
3 4007 (63.38%) MVC
4 3805 (60.19%) SQL Server
5 3567 (56.42%) JavaScript
6 3516 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
7 2931 (46.36%) SQL
8 2804 (44.35%) HTML
9 2695 (42.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2511 (39.72%) CSS
11 1815 (28.71%) AngularJS
12 1756 (27.78%) TDD
13 1701 (26.91%) Microsoft
14 1645 (26.02%) jQuery
15 1623 (25.67%) Scrum
16 1619 (25.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1472 (23.28%) .NET Framework
18 1410 (22.30%) WCF
19 1332 (21.07%) Finance
20 1103 (17.45%) Web Development
21 1096 (17.34%) Web Services
22 1063 (16.81%) HTML5
23 974 (15.41%) WPF
24 935 (14.79%) Visual Studio
25 927 (14.66%) T-SQL
26 898 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
27 853 (13.49%) Entity Framework
28 794 (12.56%) OO
29 781 (12.35%) Software Engineering

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
1 276 (4.37%) CMS
2 258 (4.08%) IIS
3 217 (3.43%) SharePoint
4 165 (2.61%) Umbraco
5 108 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
6 80 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 77 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 76 (1.20%) EPiServer
9 54 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 49 (0.78%) NServiceBus
11 28 (0.44%) DNN
12 25 (0.40%) Kentico
13 18 (0.28%) Documentum
14 14 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
15 13 (0.21%) Apache
15 13 (0.21%) Confluence
16 12 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (0.19%) Sitefinity
17 11 (0.17%) WordPress
18 10 (0.16%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 79 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.095%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.063%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.047%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.032%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.032%) Maya
9 1 (0.016%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.016%) GIMP
9 1 (0.016%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 106 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.032%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.032%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.016%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.016%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.016%) Endur
5 1 (0.016%) Magento
5 1 (0.016%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.016%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 1 (0.016%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.016%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.016%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 898 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 365 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 209 (3.31%) SaaS
4 49 (0.78%) GitHub
5 45 (0.71%) npm
6 39 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (0.60%) PaaS
8 36 (0.57%) Office 365
9 28 (0.44%) Google Play
10 18 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (0.24%) IaaS
12 12 (0.19%) Sage Pay
13 9 (0.14%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.13%) Google Analytics
14 8 (0.13%) Serverless
15 7 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 5 (0.079%) Dynamics 365
17 4 (0.063%) Azure Data Factory
17 4 (0.063%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 207 (3.27%) Internet
2 87 (1.38%) Intranet
3 78 (1.23%) Hyperconnected
3 78 (1.23%) SMS
4 52 (0.82%) HTTP
5 33 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 28 (0.44%) Broadband
7 21 (0.33%) Extranet
7 21 (0.33%) Wireless
8 20 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 19 (0.30%) ATM
10 12 (0.19%) SSL
11 9 (0.14%) DNS
12 7 (0.11%) Skype
13 6 (0.095%) AMQP
14 4 (0.063%) Firewall
14 4 (0.063%) SMTP
15 3 (0.047%) Ethernet
15 3 (0.047%) RS-232
15 3 (0.047%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3805 (60.19%) SQL Server
2 623 (9.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 321 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 291 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 279 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 278 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 264 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 212 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 198 (3.13%) MongoDB
10 168 (2.66%) SQL Server 2016
11 165 (2.61%) MySQL
12 105 (1.66%) RDBMS
13 67 (1.06%) Big Data
14 62 (0.98%) Redis
15 50 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 48 (0.76%) Oracle Database
17 47 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
18 42 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
19 39 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
20 38 (0.60%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 935 (14.79%) Visual Studio
2 690 (10.91%) NUnit
3 585 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 584 (9.24%) Git (software)
5 375 (5.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 344 (5.44%) Moq
7 329 (5.20%) Subversion
8 309 (4.89%) TeamCity
9 208 (3.29%) MSTest
9 208 (3.29%) Octopus Deploy
10 144 (2.28%) MSBuild
11 126 (1.99%) JIRA
12 107 (1.69%) Jenkins
13 86 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 59 (0.93%) Hudson
15 49 (0.78%) Selenium
16 39 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
17 31 (0.49%) Bitbucket
17 31 (0.49%) SpecFlow
18 29 (0.46%) gulp
General
1 1332 (21.07%) Finance
2 431 (6.82%) Banking
3 334 (5.28%) Marketing
4 257 (4.07%) Retail
5 190 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 170 (2.69%) Games
7 143 (2.26%) Electronics
8 123 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 105 (1.66%) Investment Banking
10 103 (1.63%) Advertising
11 75 (1.19%) Back Office
12 52 (0.82%) Legal
13 41 (0.65%) Law
14 37 (0.59%) Financial Institution
15 34 (0.54%) Front Office
15 34 (0.54%) Music Industry
16 33 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 25 (0.40%) Billing
18 12 (0.19%) Automotive
19 8 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6322 (100.00%) .NET
2 4424 (69.98%) ASP.NET
3 2804 (44.35%) HTML
4 2695 (42.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2511 (39.72%) CSS
6 1815 (28.71%) AngularJS
7 1645 (26.02%) jQuery
8 1619 (25.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1472 (23.28%) .NET Framework
10 1410 (22.30%) WCF
11 1096 (17.34%) Web Services
12 1063 (16.81%) HTML5
13 974 (15.41%) WPF
14 853 (13.49%) Entity Framework
15 698 (11.04%) RESTful
16 660 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 654 (10.34%) XML
18 631 (9.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 614 (9.71%) Ajax
20 502 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 664 (10.50%) Greenfield Project
2 398 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 362 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
4 251 (3.97%) Fintech
5 230 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 227 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
7 222 (3.51%) User Experience
8 112 (1.77%) N-Tier
9 102 (1.61%) Social Network
10 85 (1.34%) Client/Server
11 84 (1.33%) Online Banking
12 79 (1.25%) Tandem
13 69 (1.09%) iPad
14 68 (1.08%) Hedge funds
15 46 (0.73%) Algorithms
16 34 (0.54%) W3C
17 33 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 31 (0.49%) iPhone
19 28 (0.44%) Fixed Income
20 25 (0.40%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 640 (10.12%) Windows
2 175 (2.77%) Android
3 128 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 52 (0.82%) Linux
5 26 (0.41%) Windows 7
5 26 (0.41%) Windows Server
6 22 (0.35%) Windows 10
7 8 (0.13%) MVS
8 7 (0.11%) Unix
8 7 (0.11%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.095%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.063%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.047%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.047%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.016%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4007 (63.38%) MVC
2 3516 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
3 1756 (27.78%) TDD
4 1623 (25.67%) Scrum
5 1103 (17.45%) Web Development
6 794 (12.56%) OO
7 781 (12.35%) Software Engineering
8 765 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
9 674 (10.66%) BDD
10 650 (10.28%) Web Application Development
11 605 (9.57%) Unit Testing
12 566 (8.95%) SOLID
13 515 (8.15%) SDLC
14 470 (7.43%) Kanban
15 415 (6.56%) Dependency Injection
16 338 (5.35%) Test Automation
17 330 (5.22%) Microservices
18 322 (5.09%) E-Commerce
19 315 (4.98%) OOP
20 313 (4.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6322 (100.00%) C#
2 3567 (56.42%) JavaScript
3 2931 (46.36%) SQL
4 927 (14.66%) T-SQL
5 688 (10.88%) VB.NET
6 216 (3.42%) TypeScript
7 173 (2.74%) C++
8 172 (2.72%) VB
9 171 (2.70%) Java
10 148 (2.34%) PowerShell
11 131 (2.07%) Ruby
12 87 (1.38%) Python
13 84 (1.33%) C
14 82 (1.30%) PHP
14 82 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 55 (0.87%) F#
16 45 (0.71%) VB6
17 33 (0.52%) XAML
18 28 (0.44%) Scala
19 25 (0.40%) ES6
Qualifications
1 686 (10.85%) Degree
2 150 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 65 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (0.36%) MCSD
5 18 (0.28%) Security Cleared
6 17 (0.27%) PhD
7 15 (0.24%) HND
7 15 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (0.17%) MCP
9 10 (0.16%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.14%) MCAD
10 9 (0.14%) MCTS
10 9 (0.14%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.13%) GNVQ
12 6 (0.095%) MCPD
13 5 (0.079%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.079%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.063%) MCSA
15 2 (0.032%) BPSS Clearance
15 2 (0.032%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (3.91%) QA
2 23 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 17 (0.27%) SEPA
4 9 (0.14%) PMO
4 9 (0.14%) SLA
5 5 (0.079%) Basel III
5 5 (0.079%) GAMP
5 5 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.063%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.047%) EMIR
7 3 (0.047%) MiFID
7 3 (0.047%) WAI
8 2 (0.032%) WCAG
9 1 (0.016%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.016%) HL7
System Software
1 129 (2.04%) Docker
2 16 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.095%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.047%) HDFS
5 1 (0.016%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 66 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 63 (1.00%) Puppet
3 59 (0.93%) Ansible
4 19 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
5 17 (0.27%) Opsview
6 12 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.079%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.063%) Graphite
8 4 (0.063%) logstash
9 3 (0.047%) Kibana
9 3 (0.047%) Mesos
10 1 (0.016%) Control-M
10 1 (0.016%) Grafana
10 1 (0.016%) Rancher
10 1 (0.016%) StatsD
10 1 (0.016%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1701 (26.91%) Microsoft
2 332 (5.25%) Oracle
3 154 (2.44%) Xamarin
4 144 (2.28%) Facebook
5 111 (1.76%) Google
6 105 (1.66%) Sitecore
7 103 (1.63%) SAP
8 86 (1.36%) Twitter
9 68 (1.08%) Telerik
10 49 (0.78%) DevExpress
11 31 (0.49%) Sybase
12 26 (0.41%) Splunk
13 25 (0.40%) Adobe
14 22 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
15 19 (0.30%) Capita
15 19 (0.30%) HP
16 18 (0.28%) EMC
17 13 (0.21%) Sage
18 12 (0.19%) WorldPay
19 11 (0.17%) New Relic