Period
to 9 April 2020

The median annual salary for a C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 9 April 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 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 113 96
Rank change year-on-year -41 -17 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 2,628 4,276 5,936
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.28% 2.87% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 2.99% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,599 4,332 5,886
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 109,825 143,040 170,956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 95.98% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 88,088 114,076 139,951
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 April 2020.

Salary histogram for C# .NET Developer in the UK

C# .NET Developer
Top 19 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 April 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 2,502 £50,000 +5.26% 357
UK excluding London -30 1,555 £45,000 +2.27% 233
London -20 1,038 £60,000 - 142
South East -1 640 £45,000 - 52
North of England -54 332 £45,000 +2.27% 68
Work from Home -11 258 £45,000 - 30
South West +2 179 £45,000 +12.50% 29
Midlands -43 177 £45,000 +12.50% 38
North West -46 173 £45,000 - 36
East of England +2 147 £50,000 - 28
Yorkshire -42 143 £40,000 -5.88% 24
West Midlands -17 97 £47,500 +18.75% 17
East Midlands -24 79 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Scotland -22 57 £47,500 +5.56% 4
North East -32 16 £45,000 - 8
Wales -40 13 £42,500 -5.56% 12
Northern Ireland +14 8 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Channel Islands -1 1 £67,500 -10.00%
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 2,628 (100.00%) C#
1 2,628 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,566 (59.59%) ASP.NET
3 1,446 (55.02%) JavaScript
4 1,419 (54.00%) MVC
5 1,377 (52.40%) SQL Server
6 1,373 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1,106 (42.09%) SQL
8 976 (37.14%) Azure
9 890 (33.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 851 (32.38%) .NET Core
11 838 (31.89%) HTML
12 800 (30.44%) .NET Framework
13 796 (30.29%) AngularJS
14 784 (29.83%) CSS
15 773 (29.41%) TDD
16 704 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 646 (24.58%) Scrum
18 640 (24.35%) Microsoft
19 498 (18.95%) React
20 492 (18.72%) Finance
21 486 (18.49%) Entity Framework
22 446 (16.97%) jQuery
23 415 (15.79%) Microservices
24 414 (15.75%) AWS
25 406 (15.45%) Web Services
26 371 (14.12%) Git (software)
27 360 (13.70%) BDD
28 320 (12.18%) Web Development
29 307 (11.68%) Node.js

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
1 182 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
2 86 (3.27%) IIS
3 61 (2.32%) SharePoint
4 56 (2.13%) CMS
5 52 (1.98%) EPiServer
6 41 (1.56%) Confluence
7 31 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 20 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (0.53%) ArcGIS
10 13 (0.49%) Kentico
11 11 (0.42%) Drupal
12 9 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
13 7 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.23%) TPMS
15 4 (0.15%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.15%) DataSynapse
16 3 (0.11%) NServiceBus
16 3 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.11%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.076%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 18 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.076%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.038%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 43 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.38%) Endur
3 4 (0.15%) Magento
3 4 (0.15%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.076%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.076%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.038%) Maximo
6 1 (0.038%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.038%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 976 (37.14%) Azure
2 414 (15.75%) AWS
3 87 (3.31%) SaaS
4 61 (2.32%) PaaS
5 49 (1.86%) GCP
6 46 (1.75%) GitHub
7 43 (1.64%) Serverless
8 25 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (0.91%) Power Platform
10 22 (0.84%) NuGet
11 19 (0.72%) Azure Functions
11 19 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
11 19 (0.72%) IaaS
12 17 (0.65%) npm
12 17 (0.65%) OpenShift
13 13 (0.49%) Slack
14 10 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (0.34%) Office 365
16 8 (0.30%) AWS Fargate
17 6 (0.23%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.74%) Internet
2 31 (1.18%) HTTP
3 21 (0.80%) Broadband
4 10 (0.38%) Intranet
4 10 (0.38%) RTP
5 3 (0.11%) FTP
5 3 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.076%) Hyperconnected
7 1 (0.038%) RFID
7 1 (0.038%) Skype
7 1 (0.038%) SMS
7 1 (0.038%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,377 (52.40%) SQL Server
2 199 (7.57%) MongoDB
3 186 (7.08%) NoSQL
4 160 (6.09%) SQL Server 2019
5 154 (5.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 101 (3.84%) Relational Database
7 99 (3.77%) MySQL
8 88 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 82 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 79 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 66 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 45 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
13 43 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
14 34 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 33 (1.26%) Redis
16 27 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
17 23 (0.88%) SQL Server 2017
18 20 (0.76%) Power BI
18 20 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
19 17 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 371 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 250 (9.51%) Visual Studio
3 158 (6.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 136 (5.18%) NUnit
5 68 (2.59%) JIRA
6 65 (2.47%) Jenkins
7 64 (2.44%) TeamCity
8 51 (1.94%) Selenium
9 49 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
10 41 (1.56%) StyleCop
11 38 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
12 34 (1.29%) Moq
13 30 (1.14%) SpecFlow
14 28 (1.07%) MSTest
15 21 (0.80%) Subversion
16 18 (0.68%) webpack
17 17 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 14 (0.53%) Cucumber
18 14 (0.53%) PowerBuilder
19 13 (0.49%) Travis CI
General
1 492 (18.72%) Finance
2 164 (6.24%) Banking
3 96 (3.65%) Games
4 63 (2.40%) Retail
5 59 (2.25%) Marketing
6 53 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 50 (1.90%) Public Sector
8 40 (1.52%) Front Office
9 39 (1.48%) Law
10 29 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 28 (1.07%) Electronics
12 16 (0.61%) Automotive
12 16 (0.61%) Legal
13 13 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.46%) Advertising
15 11 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.42%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.34%) Military
17 8 (0.30%) Music Industry
17 8 (0.30%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,628 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,566 (59.59%) ASP.NET
3 890 (33.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 851 (32.38%) .NET Core
5 838 (31.89%) HTML
6 800 (30.44%) .NET Framework
7 796 (30.29%) AngularJS
8 784 (29.83%) CSS
9 704 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 498 (18.95%) React
11 486 (18.49%) Entity Framework
12 446 (16.97%) jQuery
13 406 (15.45%) Web Services
14 307 (11.68%) Node.js
15 281 (10.69%) RESTful
16 273 (10.39%) WCF
17 266 (10.12%) REST
18 233 (8.87%) WPF
19 218 (8.30%) Vue.js
20 213 (8.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 301 (11.45%) Greenfield Project
2 93 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
3 80 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
4 79 (3.01%) User Experience
5 59 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 33 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 23 (0.88%) Hedge funds
9 21 (0.80%) Data Centre
10 20 (0.76%) Cloud Native
11 12 (0.46%) Grid Computing
12 11 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 11 (0.42%) Private Cloud
13 9 (0.34%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.30%) Driving Licence
14 8 (0.30%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.30%) Social Media
15 7 (0.27%) NHS
16 6 (0.23%) Derivative
16 6 (0.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 255 (9.70%) Windows
2 43 (1.64%) Linux
3 40 (1.52%) Android
4 34 (1.29%) Windows Server
5 33 (1.26%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
7 12 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.15%) Unix
10 2 (0.076%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.076%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.038%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.038%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,419 (54.00%) MVC
2 1,373 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
3 773 (29.41%) TDD
4 646 (24.58%) Scrum
5 415 (15.79%) Microservices
6 360 (13.70%) BDD
7 320 (12.18%) Web Development
8 301 (11.45%) Software Engineering
9 273 (10.39%) Kanban
10 260 (9.89%) Web Application Development
11 243 (9.25%) DevOps
12 235 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
13 229 (8.71%) SOLID
14 210 (7.99%) Problem-Solving
15 205 (7.80%) OO
16 193 (7.34%) Unit Testing
17 168 (6.39%) Fintech
17 168 (6.39%) SDLC
18 160 (6.09%) OOP
19 143 (5.44%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2,628 (100.00%) C#
2 1,446 (55.02%) JavaScript
3 1,106 (42.09%) SQL
4 296 (11.26%) T-SQL
5 286 (10.88%) TypeScript
6 259 (9.86%) VB.NET
7 70 (2.66%) C++
8 68 (2.59%) Ruby
9 66 (2.51%) Java
9 66 (2.51%) Python
10 62 (2.36%) C
11 59 (2.25%) VB
12 52 (1.98%) PowerShell
13 51 (1.94%) F#
14 32 (1.22%) XPath
15 21 (0.80%) VB6
16 19 (0.72%) Erlang
16 19 (0.72%) Haskell
17 17 (0.65%) PHP
18 16 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 249 (9.47%) Degree
2 65 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 24 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.49%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.19%) CIW
7 5 (0.19%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.11%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.11%) MBCS
9 2 (0.076%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.076%) MCSD
9 2 (0.076%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.076%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.038%) CFA
10 1 (0.038%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.038%) MCPD
10 1 (0.038%) PhD
10 1 (0.038%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.17%) QA
2 6 (0.23%) GDPR
2 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.19%) PMO
4 3 (0.11%) GxP
4 3 (0.11%) SLA
5 1 (0.038%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 188 (7.15%) Docker
2 5 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.076%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.038%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 91 (3.46%) Kubernetes
2 18 (0.68%) Terraform
3 8 (0.30%) Ansible
4 7 (0.27%) MIIS
5 4 (0.15%) Kibana
6 2 (0.076%) Grafana
6 2 (0.076%) SCCM
7 1 (0.038%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.038%) Nagios
7 1 (0.038%) Packer
Vendors
1 640 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 133 (5.06%) Oracle
3 58 (2.21%) Xamarin
4 55 (2.09%) SAP
5 33 (1.26%) Google
6 27 (1.03%) Sitecore
7 12 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (0.42%) MuleSoft
9 10 (0.38%) WorldPay
10 9 (0.34%) ESRI
10 9 (0.34%) Tableau
11 8 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.30%) Facebook
11 8 (0.30%) IBM
12 7 (0.27%) FIS
13 6 (0.23%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.23%) Infragistics
14 5 (0.19%) Apple
14 5 (0.19%) Sun
14 5 (0.19%) TIBCO