Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# 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# Developer
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 31 32
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 9754 11944 13680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.41% 6.29% 6.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.65% 6.52% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8907 11285 12928
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,900 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# Developer.

Salary trend for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Top 16 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 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 -16 9193 £45,000 - 744
UK excluding London -11 6027 £42,500 +6.25% 497
London -12 3568 £55,000 - 271
South East -5 2112 £45,000 +5.88% 144
North of England -26 1267 £40,000 - 150
Midlands -12 881 £39,000 -2.50% 79
East of England -9 869 £45,000 +5.88% 58
North West -23 763 £40,000 - 73
West Midlands +8 599 £39,000 -2.50% 46
South West -17 500 £42,000 +5.00% 42
Yorkshire -25 442 £41,500 +3.75% 67
Scotland +12 294 £40,000 - 11
East Midlands -19 284 £39,000 -2.50% 33
Wales +17 99 £37,500 -6.25% 9
North East -18 62 £39,500 +5.33% 10
Northern Ireland -15 10 £37,500 +22.95% 4

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 9754 (100.00%) C#
2 8705 (89.25%) .NET
3 5688 (58.31%) ASP.NET
4 5417 (55.54%) MVC
5 5391 (55.27%) SQL Server
6 5149 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4881 (50.04%) JavaScript
8 4455 (45.67%) SQL
9 3843 (39.40%) HTML
10 3490 (35.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3319 (34.03%) CSS
12 2634 (27.00%) TDD
13 2604 (26.70%) AngularJS
14 2289 (23.47%) Microsoft
15 2257 (23.14%) Scrum
16 2157 (22.11%) Finance
17 2124 (21.78%) jQuery
18 2064 (21.16%) .NET Framework
19 2047 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
20 1994 (20.44%) WCF
21 1754 (17.98%) WPF
22 1503 (15.41%) Web Development
23 1418 (14.54%) Web Services
24 1345 (13.79%) T-SQL
25 1325 (13.58%) OO
26 1321 (13.54%) Visual Studio
27 1313 (13.46%) HTML5
28 1293 (13.26%) Degree
29 1203 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
30 1168 (11.97%) Entity Framework

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
1 361 (3.70%) IIS
2 325 (3.33%) CMS
3 265 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 217 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 117 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
6 114 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
7 89 (0.91%) EPiServer
8 83 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 83 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 56 (0.57%) NServiceBus
10 36 (0.37%) Apache
11 28 (0.29%) DNN
11 28 (0.29%) Kentico
12 22 (0.23%) Apache Spark
13 21 (0.22%) Confluence
14 20 (0.21%) WebSphere
14 20 (0.21%) WordPress
15 18 (0.18%) Documentum
16 16 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 141 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 103 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.082%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.072%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.051%) 3ds Max
9 4 (0.041%) Maya
10 2 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.010%) Blender
11 1 (0.010%) GIMP
11 1 (0.010%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.010%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.010%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 143 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (0.13%) MetaTrader
4 8 (0.082%) Movex
5 7 (0.072%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.072%) RMDS
6 5 (0.051%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.051%) ReMetrica
7 4 (0.041%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.031%) Front Arena
9 2 (0.021%) Adaptiv
9 2 (0.021%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.021%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.021%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.021%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.021%) Summit
9 2 (0.021%) Tradar
10 1 (0.010%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 1 (0.010%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.010%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1203 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 538 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 280 (2.87%) SaaS
4 108 (1.11%) GitHub
5 60 (0.62%) npm
6 49 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 47 (0.48%) PaaS
8 43 (0.44%) Office 365
9 28 (0.29%) Google Play
10 19 (0.19%) IaaS
11 18 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 17 (0.17%) Serverless
13 14 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
14 12 (0.12%) Sage Pay
15 10 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
16 9 (0.092%) Amazon S3
17 8 (0.082%) Google Analytics
18 7 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
19 6 (0.062%) Dynamics 365
19 6 (0.062%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 236 (2.42%) Internet
2 105 (1.08%) Intranet
3 95 (0.97%) HTTP
4 87 (0.89%) SMS
5 78 (0.80%) Hyperconnected
6 61 (0.63%) Broadband
7 46 (0.47%) TCP/IP
8 38 (0.39%) Wireless
9 29 (0.30%) HTTPS
10 22 (0.23%) Extranet
11 19 (0.19%) ATM
12 15 (0.15%) SSL
13 14 (0.14%) Skype
14 13 (0.13%) AMQP
15 11 (0.11%) DNS
15 11 (0.11%) Firewall
16 5 (0.051%) Bluetooth
16 5 (0.051%) RS-232
16 5 (0.051%) VoIP
17 4 (0.041%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5391 (55.27%) SQL Server
2 726 (7.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 460 (4.72%) NoSQL
4 427 (4.38%) Relational Database
5 378 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 377 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 363 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 305 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 291 (2.98%) MongoDB
10 272 (2.79%) MySQL
11 181 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
12 143 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 113 (1.16%) Redis
14 109 (1.12%) Big Data
15 93 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
16 71 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 68 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
18 65 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
19 64 (0.66%) Oracle Database
20 63 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1321 (13.54%) Visual Studio
2 932 (9.56%) NUnit
3 862 (8.84%) Git (software)
4 859 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 497 (5.10%) Rhino Mocks
6 463 (4.75%) Subversion
7 452 (4.63%) TeamCity
8 413 (4.23%) Moq
9 259 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
10 233 (2.39%) MSTest
11 191 (1.96%) JIRA
12 166 (1.70%) Jenkins
13 148 (1.52%) MSBuild
14 104 (1.07%) Selenium
15 96 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 72 (0.74%) SpecFlow
17 59 (0.60%) Hudson
18 49 (0.50%) ReSharper
19 48 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
20 43 (0.44%) gulp
General
1 2157 (22.11%) Finance
2 697 (7.15%) Banking
3 473 (4.85%) Marketing
4 352 (3.61%) Retail
5 338 (3.47%) Games
6 246 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 227 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 187 (1.92%) Front Office
9 166 (1.70%) Electronics
10 146 (1.50%) Manufacturing
11 117 (1.20%) Advertising
12 106 (1.09%) Financial Institution
13 103 (1.06%) Back Office
14 81 (0.83%) Legal
15 59 (0.60%) Law
16 56 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 37 (0.38%) Automotive
18 34 (0.35%) Music Industry
19 31 (0.32%) Billing
20 19 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8705 (89.25%) .NET
2 5688 (58.31%) ASP.NET
3 3843 (39.40%) HTML
4 3490 (35.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3319 (34.03%) CSS
6 2604 (26.70%) AngularJS
7 2124 (21.78%) jQuery
8 2064 (21.16%) .NET Framework
9 2047 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1994 (20.44%) WCF
11 1754 (17.98%) WPF
12 1418 (14.54%) Web Services
13 1313 (13.46%) HTML5
14 1168 (11.97%) Entity Framework
15 848 (8.69%) RESTful
16 820 (8.41%) XML
17 816 (8.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 801 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 751 (7.70%) Ajax
20 675 (6.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1029 (10.55%) Greenfield Project
2 870 (8.92%) Computer Science
3 416 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 363 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
5 349 (3.58%) Fintech
6 347 (3.56%) User Experience
7 309 (3.17%) Mobile App
8 238 (2.44%) Hedge funds
9 163 (1.67%) N-Tier
10 137 (1.40%) Algorithms
11 117 (1.20%) Equities
12 113 (1.16%) Data Structures
13 112 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 110 (1.13%) iPad
15 104 (1.07%) Social Network
16 101 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 90 (0.92%) Fixed Income
18 86 (0.88%) Tandem
19 85 (0.87%) Online Banking
20 73 (0.75%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 999 (10.24%) Windows
2 252 (2.58%) Android
3 208 (2.13%) Linux
4 202 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 49 (0.50%) Windows Server
6 33 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 32 (0.33%) Unix
8 30 (0.31%) Windows 10
9 12 (0.12%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.092%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.082%) MVS
11 8 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.072%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.051%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.041%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 3 (0.031%) HPUX
15 3 (0.031%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.031%) Nucleus RTOS
16 1 (0.010%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.010%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5417 (55.54%) MVC
2 5149 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
3 2634 (27.00%) TDD
4 2257 (23.14%) Scrum
5 1503 (15.41%) Web Development
6 1325 (13.58%) OO
7 1152 (11.81%) Software Engineering
8 1064 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
9 1009 (10.34%) BDD
10 893 (9.16%) Unit Testing
11 782 (8.02%) SDLC
12 774 (7.94%) Web Application Development
13 759 (7.78%) SOLID
14 597 (6.12%) Kanban
15 569 (5.83%) Test Automation
16 546 (5.60%) OOP
17 496 (5.09%) MVVM
18 490 (5.02%) Microservices
19 473 (4.85%) E-Commerce
20 470 (4.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9754 (100.00%) C#
2 4881 (50.04%) JavaScript
3 4455 (45.67%) SQL
4 1345 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 758 (7.77%) VB.NET
6 581 (5.96%) Java
7 472 (4.84%) C++
8 336 (3.44%) TypeScript
9 318 (3.26%) Python
10 261 (2.68%) VB
11 176 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 153 (1.57%) C
13 151 (1.55%) Ruby
14 136 (1.39%) PHP
15 129 (1.32%) F#
16 114 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 90 (0.92%) VB6
18 88 (0.90%) VBA
19 86 (0.88%) XAML
20 59 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1293 (13.26%) Degree
2 282 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 113 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 31 (0.32%) MCSD
6 29 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
7 27 (0.28%) PhD
8 22 (0.23%) HND
9 20 (0.21%) SC Cleared
10 18 (0.18%) Master's Degree
11 15 (0.15%) DBS Check
12 13 (0.13%) MCP
13 12 (0.12%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.10%) MCAD
14 10 (0.10%) MCTS
15 8 (0.082%) GNVQ
16 6 (0.062%) MCPD
17 5 (0.051%) PMI Certification
18 4 (0.041%) MCSA
19 2 (0.021%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 341 (3.50%) QA
2 23 (0.24%) PCI DSS
3 17 (0.17%) SEPA
4 10 (0.10%) PMO
4 10 (0.10%) SLA
5 7 (0.072%) MiFID
6 5 (0.051%) Basel III
6 5 (0.051%) EMIR
6 5 (0.051%) GAMP
6 5 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.041%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.031%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.031%) WAI
9 2 (0.021%) HL7
9 2 (0.021%) WCAG
10 1 (0.010%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.010%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.010%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.010%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.010%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 169 (1.73%) Docker
2 19 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.062%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.031%) HDFS
5 1 (0.010%) Firmware
5 1 (0.010%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 68 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 64 (0.66%) Ansible
3 63 (0.65%) Puppet
4 19 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
5 17 (0.17%) Opsview
6 16 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.092%) Kubernetes
9 8 (0.082%) Consul
9 8 (0.082%) Graphite
10 7 (0.072%) Kibana
11 6 (0.062%) logstash
12 4 (0.041%) CA Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.031%) Control-M
13 3 (0.031%) Mesos
14 2 (0.021%) Terraform
14 2 (0.021%) WMI
15 1 (0.010%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 1 (0.010%) Grafana
15 1 (0.010%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2289 (23.47%) Microsoft
2 489 (5.01%) Oracle
3 208 (2.13%) Xamarin
4 147 (1.51%) Google
5 144 (1.48%) Facebook
6 116 (1.19%) SAP
7 115 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 94 (0.96%) Twitter
9 77 (0.79%) Telerik
10 64 (0.66%) Sybase
11 62 (0.64%) DevExpress
12 53 (0.54%) Cadence
13 39 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
14 29 (0.30%) Splunk
15 26 (0.27%) Adobe
16 24 (0.25%) Capita
17 21 (0.22%) TIBCO
18 20 (0.21%) Samsung
19 19 (0.19%) HP
20 18 (0.18%) EMC