Period
to 27 February 2021

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 February 2021.

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
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 100 62 52
Rank change year-on-year -38 -10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 2,322 5,327 7,542
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.13% 4.33% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 4.54% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,512 5,087 7,473
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 69,711 117,373 145,049
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.89% 95.47% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55,817 95,129 117,577
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,986 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £84,000
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 27 February 2021.

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 27 February 2021. 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 -37 2,163 £50,000 - 628
UK excluding London -33 1,435 £47,500 +5.56% 454
London -33 782 £67,500 +12.50% 199
Work from Home -39 506 £49,500 +10.00% 164
South East -23 497 £50,000 +11.11% 125
North of England -54 303 £47,500 +5.56% 123
Midlands +22 293 £45,000 - 101
East Midlands +18 172 £50,000 +11.11% 50
North West -44 157 £45,000 - 71
South West -44 149 £40,000 -6.98% 39
West Midlands +12 120 £42,500 -5.56% 50
East of England -1 115 £50,000 - 40
Yorkshire -73 88 £44,500 +5.95% 38
North East +38 58 £55,000 +22.22% 14
Scotland -26 45 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Wales +32 29 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Northern Ireland -24 5 £32,500 -40.91% 6

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, 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 2,322 (100.00%) C#
2 2,034 (87.60%) .NET
3 1,109 (47.76%) SQL
4 1,074 (46.25%) JavaScript
5 1,054 (45.39%) .NET Core
6 1,030 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
7 1,002 (43.15%) Azure
8 950 (40.91%) SQL Server
9 794 (34.19%) MVC
10 767 (33.03%) ASP.NET
11 647 (27.86%) CSS
12 609 (26.23%) AngularJS
13 605 (26.06%) HTML
14 569 (24.50%) .NET Framework
15 558 (24.03%) DevOps
16 509 (21.92%) TDD
17 466 (20.07%) React
18 459 (19.77%) Software Engineering
18 459 (19.77%) Finance
19 431 (18.56%) Microsoft
19 431 (18.56%) Microservices
20 426 (18.35%) ASP.NET Web API
21 363 (15.63%) Scrum
22 333 (14.34%) AWS
23 331 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
24 329 (14.17%) Entity Framework
25 324 (13.95%) jQuery
26 311 (13.39%) Web Services
27 306 (13.18%) OO
28 286 (12.32%) Test Automation

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 91 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 63 (2.71%) IIS
3 50 (2.15%) CMS
4 37 (1.59%) Confluence
5 33 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (0.86%) Umbraco
7 12 (0.52%) Apache
8 10 (0.43%) Kentico
9 7 (0.30%) EPiServer
9 7 (0.30%) nginx
10 5 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.17%) Drupal
11 4 (0.17%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.17%) OnBase
11 4 (0.17%) OpenROAD
12 3 (0.13%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.13%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.043%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.043%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.52%) Chatbot
3 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.17%) InVision
4 4 (0.17%) Sketch
5 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.043%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 92 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.47%) Summit
4 8 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.13%) FINCAD Analytics
6 2 (0.086%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.043%) Maximo
7 1 (0.043%) MoSes
7 1 (0.043%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1,002 (43.15%) Azure
2 333 (14.34%) AWS
3 121 (5.21%) SaaS
4 98 (4.22%) Serverless
5 91 (3.92%) PaaS
6 81 (3.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 74 (3.19%) Azure Functions
8 48 (2.07%) GCP
9 34 (1.46%) Power Platform
10 30 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
11 28 (1.21%) GitHub
12 20 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
13 19 (0.82%) Slack
14 17 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (0.73%) Logic Apps
14 17 (0.73%) NuGet
15 15 (0.65%) Azure Machine Learning
16 14 (0.60%) npm
17 13 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
18 12 (0.52%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.03%) HTTP
2 14 (0.60%) Internet
3 13 (0.56%) Skype
4 5 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.17%) Intranet
6 3 (0.13%) FTP
6 3 (0.13%) Multicast
6 3 (0.13%) VoIP
7 2 (0.086%) MQTT
8 1 (0.043%) AMQP
8 1 (0.043%) CTI
8 1 (0.043%) DNS
8 1 (0.043%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.043%) RFID
8 1 (0.043%) RTP
8 1 (0.043%) SSH
8 1 (0.043%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 950 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 140 (6.03%) NoSQL
3 112 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 67 (2.89%) MongoDB
5 48 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 47 (2.02%) Redis
7 43 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (1.68%) Cosmos DB
9 37 (1.59%) Big Data
10 36 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
11 33 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
12 31 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (1.12%) MySQL
13 26 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (0.95%) Power BI
15 21 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
16 17 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (0.69%) SQL Server 2017
18 15 (0.65%) Oracle Database
19 12 (0.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 228 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 173 (7.45%) Visual Studio
3 140 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 120 (5.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 109 (4.69%) NUnit
6 100 (4.31%) TeamCity
7 88 (3.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 70 (3.01%) JIRA
9 54 (2.33%) Selenium
10 39 (1.68%) Jenkins
11 32 (1.38%) Bitbucket
12 30 (1.29%) SpecFlow
12 30 (1.29%) Subversion
13 27 (1.16%) MSTest
14 23 (0.99%) Cypress.io
15 21 (0.90%) Grunt
15 21 (0.90%) webpack
16 19 (0.82%) Moq
17 18 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
17 18 (0.78%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 459 (19.77%) Finance
2 105 (4.52%) Front Office
3 56 (2.41%) Games
4 41 (1.77%) Banking
4 41 (1.77%) Marketing
5 36 (1.55%) Law
6 34 (1.46%) Retail
7 23 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 19 (0.82%) Public Sector
8 19 (0.82%) Telecoms
9 18 (0.78%) Police
10 17 (0.73%) Publishing
11 16 (0.69%) Aerospace
12 13 (0.56%) Back Office
13 11 (0.47%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.43%) Legal
15 9 (0.39%) Advertising
16 8 (0.34%) Electronics
16 8 (0.34%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,034 (87.60%) .NET
2 1,054 (45.39%) .NET Core
3 767 (33.03%) ASP.NET
4 647 (27.86%) CSS
5 609 (26.23%) AngularJS
6 605 (26.06%) HTML
7 569 (24.50%) .NET Framework
8 466 (20.07%) React
9 426 (18.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 331 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 329 (14.17%) Entity Framework
12 324 (13.95%) jQuery
13 311 (13.39%) Web Services
14 226 (9.73%) REST
15 210 (9.04%) RESTful
16 183 (7.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 147 (6.33%) Vue.js
18 145 (6.24%) WPF
19 138 (5.94%) HTML5
20 135 (5.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 237 (10.21%) Greenfield Project
2 133 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (4.52%) User Experience
4 102 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
5 88 (3.79%) Hedge funds
6 74 (3.19%) N-Tier
7 52 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 51 (2.20%) Derivative
9 47 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 45 (1.94%) Algorithms
11 43 (1.85%) Reinsurance
12 39 (1.68%) Equities
13 35 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 29 (1.25%) Fixed Income
15 21 (0.90%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.60%) Renewable Energy
17 13 (0.56%) Cloud Native
18 11 (0.47%) Management Information System
19 9 (0.39%) Client/Server
20 8 (0.34%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 141 (6.07%) Windows
2 98 (4.22%) Linux
3 45 (1.94%) Android
4 33 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 14 (0.60%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.26%) Unix
7 5 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,030 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
2 794 (34.19%) MVC
3 558 (24.03%) DevOps
4 509 (21.92%) TDD
5 459 (19.77%) Software Engineering
6 431 (18.56%) Microservices
7 363 (15.63%) Scrum
8 306 (13.18%) OO
9 286 (12.32%) Test Automation
10 260 (11.20%) SOLID
11 218 (9.39%) Unit Testing
12 215 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
13 214 (9.22%) Web Development
14 208 (8.96%) SDLC
15 200 (8.61%) Mentoring
16 175 (7.54%) Fintech
17 162 (6.98%) BDD
18 148 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
19 135 (5.81%) OOP
20 130 (5.60%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 2,322 (100.00%) C#
2 1,109 (47.76%) SQL
3 1,074 (46.25%) JavaScript
4 260 (11.20%) T-SQL
5 209 (9.00%) TypeScript
6 134 (5.77%) Python
7 132 (5.68%) C++
8 114 (4.91%) PowerShell
9 98 (4.22%) VB.NET
10 84 (3.62%) Java
11 48 (2.07%) VB
12 36 (1.55%) F#
13 30 (1.29%) VBA
14 29 (1.25%) C
15 24 (1.03%) Ruby
16 20 (0.86%) Perl
16 20 (0.86%) XAML
17 16 (0.69%) Bash Shell
17 16 (0.69%) Erlang
18 15 (0.65%) Go
Qualifications
1 282 (12.14%) Degree
2 85 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 20 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.56%) HNC
7 10 (0.43%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.26%) PhD
10 4 (0.17%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.17%) HND
11 2 (0.086%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.043%) CFA
12 1 (0.043%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.043%) ISEB
12 1 (0.043%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.09%) QA
2 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (0.13%) EMIR
2 3 (0.13%) MiFID
2 3 (0.13%) SLA
2 3 (0.13%) WCAG
3 2 (0.086%) GDPR
3 2 (0.086%) JTAG
4 1 (0.043%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 233 (10.03%) Docker
2 28 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.043%) Firmware
4 1 (0.043%) LXC
4 1 (0.043%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 160 (6.89%) Kubernetes
2 91 (3.92%) Terraform
3 50 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.69%) Kibana
5 10 (0.43%) Ansible
6 9 (0.39%) MIIS
7 5 (0.22%) Grafana
7 5 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.17%) HP Fortify
8 4 (0.17%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.086%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.086%) logstash
9 2 (0.086%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 431 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 80 (3.45%) Oracle
3 64 (2.76%) Nintex
4 55 (2.37%) Xamarin
5 29 (1.25%) Atlassian
6 28 (1.21%) VMware
7 26 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (1.08%) Google
9 19 (0.82%) Sage
10 16 (0.69%) Telerik
11 14 (0.60%) DevExpress
12 12 (0.52%) Charles River
13 8 (0.34%) Apple
13 8 (0.34%) Blue Prism
13 8 (0.34%) SAP
14 7 (0.30%) Xceptor
15 6 (0.26%) Facebook
16 5 (0.22%) Databricks
16 5 (0.22%) Progress
16 5 (0.22%) Sitecore