Period
to 9 July 2020

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 137 98
Rank change year-on-year -32 -39 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 1,630 3,901 5,781
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.09% 2.65% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 2.76% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 3,885 5,718
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 74,068 141,117 170,919
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 95.88% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59,680 112,643 138,569
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Top 18 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 9 July 2020. 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 -34 1,544 £50,000 +5.26% 245
UK excluding London -31 946 £45,000 - 175
London -36 644 £59,500 +0.85% 76
South East -7 358 £45,000 - 41
North of England -32 235 £45,000 +2.27% 61
Work from Home -8 167 £45,000 -5.26% 50
North West 0 137 £47,500 +11.76% 40
East of England +40 115 £47,500 - 16
Midlands -25 112 £43,750 +9.38% 35
Yorkshire -17 88 £40,000 -9.09% 18
South West -27 79 £45,000 +12.50% 16
East Midlands +2 56 £40,000 - 22
West Midlands -8 55 £50,000 +17.65% 13
Scotland +21 35 £47,500 +5.56% 3
North East -8 10 £38,750 -18.42% 3
Northern Ireland +15 6 £50,000 -
Wales -5 5 £41,750 +1.21% 3
Channel Islands -4 1 £67,500 -10.00%

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 1,630 (100.00%) C#
1 1,630 (100.00%) .NET
2 928 (56.93%) ASP.NET
3 912 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
4 861 (52.82%) JavaScript
5 826 (50.67%) SQL Server
5 826 (50.67%) MVC
6 679 (41.66%) Azure
7 661 (40.55%) .NET Core
8 617 (37.85%) SQL
9 515 (31.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 513 (31.47%) .NET Framework
11 505 (30.98%) TDD
12 485 (29.75%) AngularJS
13 467 (28.65%) HTML
14 440 (26.99%) Microsoft
15 439 (26.93%) CSS
16 413 (25.34%) ASP.NET Web API
17 400 (24.54%) Scrum
18 356 (21.84%) React
19 330 (20.25%) Microservices
20 329 (20.18%) Entity Framework
21 284 (17.42%) AWS
22 282 (17.30%) Finance
23 248 (15.21%) jQuery
24 237 (14.54%) Git (software)
25 232 (14.23%) BDD
26 218 (13.37%) Web Development
26 218 (13.37%) TypeScript
27 206 (12.64%) Greenfield Project

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
1 138 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (2.82%) CMS
3 45 (2.76%) IIS
4 43 (2.64%) SharePoint
5 33 (2.02%) EPiServer
6 30 (1.84%) Confluence
7 16 (0.98%) Umbraco
8 15 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.49%) ArcGIS
11 6 (0.37%) Drupal
11 6 (0.37%) Kentico
12 4 (0.25%) DataSynapse
12 4 (0.25%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.18%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.18%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Spatial
13 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.12%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 36 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.25%) Magento
3 3 (0.18%) Maximo
4 2 (0.12%) Endur
4 2 (0.12%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.061%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.061%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 679 (41.66%) Azure
2 284 (17.42%) AWS
3 68 (4.17%) SaaS
4 42 (2.58%) GCP
5 28 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.72%) PaaS
6 25 (1.53%) Serverless
7 24 (1.47%) GitHub
8 22 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
9 16 (0.98%) OpenShift
10 13 (0.80%) Azure Functions
11 12 (0.74%) CloudBees
11 12 (0.74%) Power Platform
12 9 (0.55%) Office 365
12 9 (0.55%) Slack
13 8 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.49%) NuGet
14 7 (0.43%) IaaS
14 7 (0.43%) Logic Apps
15 5 (0.31%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.58%) Internet
2 30 (1.84%) HTTP
3 11 (0.67%) Skype
4 8 (0.49%) Broadband
5 5 (0.31%) Intranet
5 5 (0.31%) RTP
6 3 (0.18%) FTP
6 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.061%) DHCP
7 1 (0.061%) DNS
7 1 (0.061%) Extranet
7 1 (0.061%) SMS
7 1 (0.061%) SMTP
7 1 (0.061%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 826 (50.67%) SQL Server
2 162 (9.94%) MongoDB
3 147 (9.02%) SQL Server 2019
4 94 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 64 (3.93%) Relational Database
6 57 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 52 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 37 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
11 27 (1.66%) MySQL
12 24 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (1.35%) SQL Server 2017
14 20 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
15 19 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (1.10%) Redis
17 17 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
18 16 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
19 12 (0.74%) Cosmos DB
19 12 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 237 (14.54%) Git (software)
2 135 (8.28%) Visual Studio
3 103 (6.32%) NUnit
4 68 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 55 (3.37%) TeamCity
6 51 (3.13%) MSTest
7 50 (3.07%) Moq
8 49 (3.01%) Jenkins
9 48 (2.94%) JIRA
10 46 (2.82%) Selenium
11 37 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 31 (1.90%) SpecFlow
13 26 (1.60%) StyleCop
14 21 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
15 19 (1.17%) PowerBuilder
16 14 (0.86%) Subversion
17 12 (0.74%) Jasmine
18 8 (0.49%) Cucumber
19 7 (0.43%) Bitbucket
20 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 282 (17.30%) Finance
2 72 (4.42%) Banking
3 57 (3.50%) Games
4 30 (1.84%) Law
4 30 (1.84%) Retail
5 23 (1.41%) Front Office
6 19 (1.17%) Public Sector
7 17 (1.04%) Marketing
8 15 (0.92%) Automotive
9 10 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.49%) Electronics
10 8 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.37%) Advertising
11 6 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.31%) Back Office
12 5 (0.31%) Police
13 3 (0.18%) Legal
13 3 (0.18%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,630 (100.00%) .NET
2 928 (56.93%) ASP.NET
3 661 (40.55%) .NET Core
4 515 (31.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 513 (31.47%) .NET Framework
6 485 (29.75%) AngularJS
7 467 (28.65%) HTML
8 439 (26.93%) CSS
9 413 (25.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 356 (21.84%) React
11 329 (20.18%) Entity Framework
12 248 (15.21%) jQuery
13 205 (12.58%) Web Services
14 196 (12.02%) REST
15 184 (11.29%) Node.js
16 169 (10.37%) Vue.js
17 163 (10.00%) RESTful
18 134 (8.22%) WPF
19 125 (7.67%) WCF
20 117 (7.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 206 (12.64%) Greenfield Project
2 62 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
3 51 (3.13%) User Experience
4 40 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (2.09%) Algorithms
6 28 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 20 (1.23%) Hedge funds
9 15 (0.92%) Private Cloud
10 13 (0.80%) Data Centre
11 11 (0.67%) Cloud Native
12 9 (0.55%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.43%) Fixed Income
13 7 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.31%) Grid Computing
14 5 (0.31%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.31%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (0.31%) Replication
15 4 (0.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 145 (8.90%) Windows
2 32 (1.96%) Linux
3 17 (1.04%) Android
3 17 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 14 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (0.37%) Unix
7 1 (0.061%) AIX
7 1 (0.061%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 912 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
2 826 (50.67%) MVC
3 505 (30.98%) TDD
4 400 (24.54%) Scrum
5 330 (20.25%) Microservices
6 232 (14.23%) BDD
7 218 (13.37%) Web Development
8 193 (11.84%) Kanban
9 184 (11.29%) Software Engineering
10 176 (10.80%) DevOps
11 151 (9.26%) Unit Testing
12 134 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
13 132 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
14 127 (7.79%) OO
14 127 (7.79%) Web Application Development
15 123 (7.55%) SOLID
16 122 (7.48%) Fintech
17 107 (6.56%) SDLC
18 95 (5.83%) OOP
19 90 (5.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,630 (100.00%) C#
2 861 (52.82%) JavaScript
3 617 (37.85%) SQL
4 218 (13.37%) TypeScript
5 151 (9.26%) T-SQL
6 101 (6.20%) VB.NET
7 49 (3.01%) C++
8 41 (2.52%) C
9 40 (2.45%) Java
10 39 (2.39%) Python
11 31 (1.90%) F#
12 25 (1.53%) PowerShell
13 21 (1.29%) VB
14 18 (1.10%) XPath
15 14 (0.86%) Erlang
15 14 (0.86%) Haskell
16 11 (0.67%) ES6
16 11 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.67%) Ruby
17 10 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 175 (10.74%) Degree
2 62 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.31%) CIW
7 5 (0.31%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.31%) MCPD
8 4 (0.25%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.18%) MBCS
9 3 (0.18%) MCSD
10 1 (0.061%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.061%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.64%) QA
2 3 (0.18%) SLA
3 2 (0.12%) GDPR
4 1 (0.061%) GxP
4 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.061%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.061%) PMO
System Software
1 139 (8.53%) Docker
2 6 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.061%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 81 (4.97%) Kubernetes
2 11 (0.67%) Terraform
3 8 (0.49%) Ansible
4 3 (0.18%) Grafana
5 2 (0.12%) Kibana
6 1 (0.061%) Istio
6 1 (0.061%) Mesos
6 1 (0.061%) Nagios
6 1 (0.061%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.061%) Packer
6 1 (0.061%) Puppet
6 1 (0.061%) WSUS
Vendors
1 440 (26.99%) Microsoft
2 69 (4.23%) Oracle
3 32 (1.96%) Google
4 31 (1.90%) Xamarin
5 22 (1.35%) SAP
6 20 (1.23%) IBM
7 14 (0.86%) Sitecore
8 9 (0.55%) Apple
8 9 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.43%) VMware
10 6 (0.37%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.31%) Sun
11 5 (0.31%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.25%) Tableau
13 3 (0.18%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.18%) ESRI
13 3 (0.18%) Sybase
14 2 (0.12%) Cadence
14 2 (0.12%) Splunk