Period
to 24 November 2020

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C# Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 64 47
Rank change year-on-year -37 -17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 1,737 5,739 8,295
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.18% 4.28% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 4.48% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,798 5,494 8,150
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 51,968 128,107 154,554
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 95.60% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 43,311 102,489 124,495
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# Developer.

Salary trend for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# Developer over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in the UK

C# 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# Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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 -33 1,636 £50,000 - 466
UK excluding London -31 1,070 £47,500 +5.56% 362
London -43 602 £65,000 +4.00% 125
South East -17 359 £50,000 +11.11% 76
North of England -29 295 £46,000 +2.22% 96
Work from Home -39 287 £47,500 +5.56% 106
North West -17 186 £47,500 +5.56% 53
Midlands +19 184 £42,500 -5.56% 84
East Midlands +12 101 £45,000 - 50
East of England +2 90 £47,500 -5.00% 46
West Midlands -4 83 £42,500 -5.56% 34
South West -55 83 £42,500 -5.56% 39
Yorkshire -48 66 £43,500 +2.35% 29
North East +23 43 £47,500 +1.06% 14
Scotland +2 43 £46,250 +2.78% 10
Wales +25 11 £46,250 +15.63% 10
Northern Ireland -7 7 £32,500 -40.91% 2

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 1,737 (100.00%) C#
2 1,524 (87.74%) .NET
3 786 (45.25%) SQL Server
4 773 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
5 768 (44.21%) JavaScript
6 719 (41.39%) SQL
6 719 (41.39%) .NET Core
7 700 (40.30%) ASP.NET
8 685 (39.44%) Azure
9 624 (35.92%) MVC
10 498 (28.67%) AngularJS
11 489 (28.15%) HTML
12 469 (27.00%) .NET Framework
13 467 (26.89%) CSS
14 456 (26.25%) TDD
15 411 (23.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 409 (23.55%) Microsoft
17 378 (21.76%) DevOps
18 359 (20.67%) ASP.NET MVC
19 356 (20.50%) Finance
20 305 (17.56%) Scrum
21 292 (16.81%) Entity Framework
22 290 (16.70%) React
23 284 (16.35%) Microservices
24 278 (16.00%) Software Engineering
25 263 (15.14%) OO
26 238 (13.70%) AWS
27 232 (13.36%) REST
28 229 (13.18%) jQuery
29 219 (12.61%) Web Development

C# 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 48 (2.76%) IIS
2 44 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 40 (2.30%) CMS
4 35 (2.01%) Confluence
5 27 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 9 (0.52%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.46%) Apache
8 8 (0.46%) Kentico
9 7 (0.40%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.29%) Drupal
11 5 (0.29%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.23%) DNN
13 2 (0.12%) nginx
13 2 (0.12%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.058%) Apache Synapse
14 1 (0.058%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.058%) Orchard CMS
14 1 (0.058%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.23%) InVision
2 4 (0.23%) Sketch
3 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.058%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 54 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.12%) Misys Opics
3 2 (0.12%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.058%) Endur
4 1 (0.058%) MoSes
4 1 (0.058%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.058%) ProductWriter
4 1 (0.058%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.058%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 685 (39.44%) Azure
2 238 (13.70%) AWS
3 60 (3.45%) SaaS
4 31 (1.78%) GCP
4 31 (1.78%) Serverless
5 29 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
5 29 (1.67%) PaaS
6 28 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (1.44%) GitHub
8 20 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
8 20 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (0.98%) npm
9 17 (0.98%) Power Platform
10 14 (0.81%) Slack
11 13 (0.75%) Azure Functions
12 12 (0.69%) Logic Apps
13 11 (0.63%) NuGet
14 8 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 8 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.55%) HTTP
2 18 (1.04%) Skype
3 15 (0.86%) Internet
4 6 (0.35%) Intranet
5 3 (0.17%) DNS
5 3 (0.17%) SSL
5 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.058%) CTI
6 1 (0.058%) Extranet
6 1 (0.058%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.058%) MQTT
6 1 (0.058%) PBX
6 1 (0.058%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (45.25%) SQL Server
2 119 (6.85%) NoSQL
3 116 (6.68%) Relational Database
4 69 (3.97%) MongoDB
5 50 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (2.07%) MySQL
9 35 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (1.90%) Redis
11 29 (1.67%) Big Data
11 29 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (1.27%) Cosmos DB
14 20 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
15 14 (0.81%) SQL Server 2019
16 13 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
18 10 (0.58%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 214 (12.32%) Git (software)
2 129 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 112 (6.45%) NUnit
4 92 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 85 (4.89%) TeamCity
6 84 (4.84%) JIRA
7 75 (4.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 49 (2.82%) Selenium
9 45 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
10 44 (2.53%) MSTest
11 40 (2.30%) Moq
12 37 (2.13%) SpecFlow
13 33 (1.90%) Bitbucket
14 23 (1.32%) Jenkins
15 22 (1.27%) Subversion
16 21 (1.21%) Visual Studio Code
17 20 (1.15%) Cypress.io
18 19 (1.09%) webpack
19 18 (1.04%) PowerBuilder
20 15 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 356 (20.50%) Finance
2 64 (3.68%) Front Office
3 42 (2.42%) Games
4 36 (2.07%) Banking
5 28 (1.61%) Public Sector
6 27 (1.55%) Marketing
6 27 (1.55%) Retail
7 21 (1.21%) Law
8 19 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.86%) Back Office
10 13 (0.75%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.58%) Advertising
11 10 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.58%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.46%) Electronics
13 5 (0.29%) Police
14 4 (0.23%) Local Government
15 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.058%) Automotive
16 1 (0.058%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,524 (87.74%) .NET
2 719 (41.39%) .NET Core
3 700 (40.30%) ASP.NET
4 498 (28.67%) AngularJS
5 489 (28.15%) HTML
6 469 (27.00%) .NET Framework
7 467 (26.89%) CSS
8 411 (23.66%) ASP.NET Web API
9 359 (20.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 292 (16.81%) Entity Framework
11 290 (16.70%) React
12 232 (13.36%) REST
13 229 (13.18%) jQuery
14 216 (12.44%) Web Services
15 177 (10.19%) RESTful
16 152 (8.75%) WPF
17 137 (7.89%) HTML5
18 125 (7.20%) WCF
19 124 (7.14%) JSON
19 124 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 206 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
2 93 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (4.55%) User Experience
4 69 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
5 66 (3.80%) Hedge funds
6 48 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 42 (2.42%) Algorithms
8 31 (1.78%) N-Tier
9 30 (1.73%) Derivative
9 30 (1.73%) Fixed Income
10 26 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.32%) Equities
12 22 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 20 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
14 14 (0.81%) Replication
15 13 (0.75%) Client/Server
16 12 (0.69%) Cloud Native
16 12 (0.69%) iPhone
16 12 (0.69%) Reinsurance
17 10 (0.58%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 137 (7.89%) Windows
2 53 (3.05%) Linux
3 50 (2.88%) Android
4 35 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.23%) Unix
5 4 (0.23%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.12%) AIX
7 1 (0.058%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 773 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
2 624 (35.92%) MVC
3 456 (26.25%) TDD
4 378 (21.76%) DevOps
5 305 (17.56%) Scrum
6 284 (16.35%) Microservices
7 278 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 263 (15.14%) OO
9 219 (12.61%) Web Development
10 199 (11.46%) Unit Testing
11 173 (9.96%) BDD
12 167 (9.61%) Test Automation
13 149 (8.58%) SOLID
14 143 (8.23%) Problem-Solving
15 141 (8.12%) Fintech
16 136 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
17 134 (7.71%) OOP
18 130 (7.48%) Mentoring
19 108 (6.22%) Computer Science
20 105 (6.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,737 (100.00%) C#
2 768 (44.21%) JavaScript
3 719 (41.39%) SQL
4 166 (9.56%) TypeScript
5 138 (7.94%) T-SQL
6 116 (6.68%) Python
7 109 (6.28%) C++
8 105 (6.04%) Java
9 59 (3.40%) VB.NET
10 48 (2.76%) PowerShell
11 32 (1.84%) F#
12 29 (1.67%) Ruby
12 29 (1.67%) VB
13 22 (1.27%) R
14 15 (0.86%) PL/SQL
15 13 (0.75%) VBA
16 12 (0.69%) XAML
17 11 (0.63%) VB6
18 10 (0.58%) Haskell
18 10 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 208 (11.97%) Degree
2 50 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (0.58%) PhD
6 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.12%) MCPD
8 2 (0.12%) MCSD
9 1 (0.058%) CFA
9 1 (0.058%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.058%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.058%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.058%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.24%) QA
2 9 (0.52%) GDPR
3 4 (0.23%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.23%) JTAG
4 3 (0.17%) SLA
5 2 (0.12%) MiFID
6 1 (0.058%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.058%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 158 (9.10%) Docker
2 6 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.17%) LXC
3 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.058%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 105 (6.04%) Kubernetes
2 28 (1.61%) Terraform
3 12 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.46%) Istio
5 7 (0.40%) Kibana
6 5 (0.29%) MIIS
6 5 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.23%) Grafana
8 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.058%) Control-M
9 1 (0.058%) logstash
9 1 (0.058%) Rancher
Vendors
1 409 (23.55%) Microsoft
2 71 (4.09%) Oracle
3 55 (3.17%) Xamarin
4 33 (1.90%) Google
5 29 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 27 (1.55%) VMware
7 20 (1.15%) Nintex
8 16 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (0.63%) SAP
10 10 (0.58%) DevExpress
11 8 (0.46%) IBM
11 8 (0.46%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.46%) Sun
12 7 (0.40%) Telerik
13 6 (0.35%) Apple
13 6 (0.35%) HubSpot
13 6 (0.35%) Sage
13 6 (0.35%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.29%) Facebook
14 5 (0.29%) MuleSoft