Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 176 101 63
Rank change year-on-year -75 -38 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 2,766 2,069 5,469
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.12% 3.20% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 3.36% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,370 1,829 4,847
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,210 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,563 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

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 120,085 61,540 119,349
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.09% 95.13% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 80,400 50,384 96,628
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -65 2,549 £57,500 +15.00% 602
UK excluding London -40 1,704 £52,500 +10.53% 411
Work from Home -3 1,103 £55,000 +10.00% 217
London -97 895 £75,000 +11.11% 218
South East -29 618 £55,000 +10.00% 102
North of England -29 449 £50,000 +11.11% 87
Midlands -84 219 £45,000 - 88
Yorkshire +23 197 £50,000 +13.64% 21
North West -70 186 £50,000 +11.11% 55
South West -22 162 £50,000 +23.46% 44
East of England -64 149 £60,000 +26.32% 61
West Midlands -37 145 £50,000 +11.11% 42
Scotland -31 80 £50,000 - 15
East Midlands -84 74 £42,500 -15.00% 46
North East -16 66 £37,500 -17.58% 11
Northern Ireland -24 15 - - 4
Wales -54 12 £45,000 +5.88% 10

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 2,766 (100.00%) C#
2 2,411 (87.17%) .NET
3 1,347 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1,232 (44.54%) SQL
5 1,228 (44.40%) .NET Core
6 1,196 (43.24%) Azure
7 1,040 (37.60%) JavaScript
8 929 (33.59%) SQL Server
9 808 (29.21%) ASP.NET
10 699 (25.27%) MVC
11 651 (23.54%) Finance
12 620 (22.42%) AngularJS
13 601 (21.73%) Full Stack Development
14 589 (21.29%) .NET Framework
15 586 (21.19%) Software Engineering
16 577 (20.86%) React
17 575 (20.79%) Microsoft
18 543 (19.63%) TDD
19 530 (19.16%) DevOps
20 501 (18.11%) HTML
21 492 (17.79%) Scrum
22 465 (16.81%) AWS
23 441 (15.94%) CSS
24 425 (15.37%) Microservices
25 404 (14.61%) Social Skills
26 394 (14.24%) CI/CD
27 386 (13.96%) Git (software)
28 375 (13.56%) Docker
29 355 (12.83%) T-SQL
30 344 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC

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 62 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 41 (1.48%) IIS
3 37 (1.34%) CMS
3 37 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 23 (0.83%) Confluence
6 12 (0.43%) EPiServer
7 11 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (0.25%) OpenROAD
9 6 (0.22%) SAS
9 6 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.18%) Kentico
10 5 (0.18%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.072%) Apache
11 2 (0.072%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.036%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.036%) Drupal
12 1 (0.036%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.29%) Simulink
3 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.14%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.072%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.22%) Maximo
3 4 (0.14%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.11%) RMDS
5 1 (0.036%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.036%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.036%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.036%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.036%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1,196 (43.24%) Azure
2 465 (16.81%) AWS
3 221 (7.99%) SaaS
4 104 (3.76%) Serverless
5 86 (3.11%) Azure Service Bus
6 78 (2.82%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 64 (2.31%) Azure Functions
7 64 (2.31%) GitHub
8 63 (2.28%) Power Platform
9 53 (1.92%) PaaS
10 44 (1.59%) Azure Service Fabric
10 44 (1.59%) GCP
11 37 (1.34%) NuGet
12 26 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
13 25 (0.90%) Microsoft 365
14 22 (0.80%) Azure Event Grid
15 20 (0.72%) Azure Storage
16 16 (0.58%) Azure Pipelines
17 15 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
18 14 (0.51%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 12 (0.43%) SMTP
3 11 (0.40%) DSL
3 11 (0.40%) HTTP
3 11 (0.40%) Network Security
4 7 (0.25%) Multicast
4 7 (0.25%) Unicast
5 5 (0.18%) FIX Connectivity
6 4 (0.14%) Broadband
6 4 (0.14%) SSL
7 2 (0.072%) Internet
8 1 (0.036%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.036%) RTMP
8 1 (0.036%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 929 (33.59%) SQL Server
2 122 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 74 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 69 (2.49%) MongoDB
4 69 (2.49%) NoSQL
5 58 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (1.81%) Power BI
7 45 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
7 45 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
8 43 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 40 (1.45%) Data Lake
10 32 (1.16%) MySQL
11 30 (1.08%) Redis
11 30 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
12 28 (1.01%) SQL Server 2017
13 21 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (0.54%) Blockchain
15 13 (0.47%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 386 (13.96%) Git (software)
2 172 (6.22%) Visual Studio
3 119 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 92 (3.33%) NUnit
5 81 (2.93%) Octopus Deploy
6 80 (2.89%) TeamCity
7 64 (2.31%) Moq
8 53 (1.92%) Jenkins
9 52 (1.88%) MSTest
10 50 (1.81%) JIRA
11 38 (1.37%) SpecFlow
12 36 (1.30%) Selenium
13 23 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
14 17 (0.61%) Postman
15 16 (0.58%) WebDriver
16 15 (0.54%) Bitbucket
16 15 (0.54%) Cypress.io
17 12 (0.43%) Subversion
18 11 (0.40%) JMeter
19 10 (0.36%) Spock
General
1 651 (23.54%) Finance
2 404 (14.61%) Social Skills
3 128 (4.63%) Banking
4 117 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 95 (3.43%) Retail
6 72 (2.60%) Marketing
7 59 (2.13%) Front Office
8 58 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 57 (2.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 55 (1.99%) Law
11 54 (1.95%) Public Sector
12 36 (1.30%) Back Office
13 29 (1.05%) Advertising
13 29 (1.05%) Presentation Skills
14 27 (0.98%) Organisational Skills
15 21 (0.76%) Documentation Skills
15 21 (0.76%) Publishing
16 19 (0.69%) Electronics
17 18 (0.65%) Legal
18 17 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,411 (87.17%) .NET
2 1,228 (44.40%) .NET Core
3 808 (29.21%) ASP.NET
4 620 (22.42%) AngularJS
5 589 (21.29%) .NET Framework
6 577 (20.86%) React
7 501 (18.11%) HTML
8 441 (15.94%) CSS
9 344 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 284 (10.27%) Entity Framework
11 281 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 240 (8.68%) WPF
13 227 (8.21%) jQuery
14 213 (7.70%) RESTful
15 196 (7.09%) Web Services
16 194 (7.01%) Node.js
17 175 (6.33%) WCF
18 163 (5.89%) REST
19 153 (5.53%) Vue.js
20 135 (4.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 149 (5.39%) Greenfield Project
2 87 (3.15%) Legacy Systems
3 69 (2.49%) User Experience
4 65 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 53 (1.92%) Hedge funds
6 50 (1.81%) Mobile App
7 43 (1.55%) Tandem
8 41 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
9 39 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 32 (1.16%) Algorithms
11 29 (1.05%) Fixed Income
12 28 (1.01%) Cloud Native
12 28 (1.01%) Derivative
12 28 (1.01%) Virtual Team
13 24 (0.87%) Management Information System
14 20 (0.72%) Market Risk
15 19 (0.69%) Data Structures
16 18 (0.65%) Equities
16 18 (0.65%) Legacy Code
17 14 (0.51%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 144 (5.21%) Linux
2 135 (4.88%) Windows
3 48 (1.74%) Android
4 30 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (0.25%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.14%) VMS
8 3 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.036%) Unix
9 1 (0.036%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,347 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 699 (25.27%) MVC
3 601 (21.73%) Full Stack Development
4 586 (21.19%) Software Engineering
5 543 (19.63%) TDD
6 530 (19.16%) DevOps
7 492 (17.79%) Scrum
8 425 (15.37%) Microservices
9 394 (14.24%) CI/CD
10 332 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
11 301 (10.88%) Mentoring
12 262 (9.47%) OO
13 241 (8.71%) SDLC
14 216 (7.81%) Unit Testing
15 204 (7.38%) SOLID
16 200 (7.23%) Fintech
17 199 (7.19%) Test Automation
18 197 (7.12%) Web Development
19 195 (7.05%) Computer Science
20 176 (6.36%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2,766 (100.00%) C#
2 1,232 (44.54%) SQL
3 1,040 (37.60%) JavaScript
4 355 (12.83%) T-SQL
5 336 (12.15%) TypeScript
6 154 (5.57%) VB.NET
7 142 (5.13%) Python
8 114 (4.12%) Java
9 88 (3.18%) C++
10 71 (2.57%) PowerShell
11 42 (1.52%) PHP
12 41 (1.48%) C
13 21 (0.76%) F#
14 20 (0.72%) VBA
15 19 (0.69%) Bash
16 15 (0.54%) XPath
17 13 (0.47%) VB
18 12 (0.43%) Ruby
19 10 (0.36%) PL/SQL
20 9 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 237 (8.57%) Degree
2 123 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 122 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 83 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (0.98%) DV Cleared
6 21 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.58%) Master's Degree
8 14 (0.51%) PhD
9 6 (0.22%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.22%) MCPD
10 2 (0.072%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.072%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.072%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.036%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (5.46%) QA
2 23 (0.83%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.18%) EMIR
4 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.18%) MiFID
5 3 (0.11%) GDPR
6 2 (0.072%) HL7
6 2 (0.072%) PSD2
7 1 (0.036%) DICOM
7 1 (0.036%) SLA
System Software
1 375 (13.56%) Docker
2 15 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 15 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.036%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.036%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 292 (10.56%) Kubernetes
2 38 (1.37%) Terraform
3 14 (0.51%) Grafana
4 10 (0.36%) Ansible
5 7 (0.25%) vCenter Server
6 5 (0.18%) HP Fortify
6 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.072%) MIIS
7 2 (0.072%) Puppet
7 2 (0.072%) Rancher
8 1 (0.036%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.036%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.036%) Consul
8 1 (0.036%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.036%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 575 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 59 (2.13%) Google
3 55 (1.99%) Xamarin
4 42 (1.52%) Oracle
5 24 (0.87%) Blue Prism
6 16 (0.58%) Telerik
7 15 (0.54%) Infragistics
8 12 (0.43%) Sage
8 12 (0.43%) Sitecore
8 12 (0.43%) VMware
9 9 (0.33%) Samsung
10 8 (0.29%) Bloomberg
10 8 (0.29%) Databricks
11 7 (0.25%) Actian
11 7 (0.25%) Mapbox
11 7 (0.25%) SAP
12 6 (0.22%) Atmel
13 5 (0.18%) HP
13 5 (0.18%) MarketAxess
13 5 (0.18%) Tradeweb