Period
to 23 January 2020

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 53 49
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 5,511 7,578 9,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.38% 4.99% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 5.20% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,871 6,946 8,508
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 120,184 145,625 168,066
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 95.92% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 96,228 116,353 136,812
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 January 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 23 January 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 -10 5,202 £50,000 +2.30% 970
UK excluding London -10 3,307 £45,000 - 733
London -13 2,096 £62,500 +4.17% 283
South East -1 1,276 £45,000 - 212
North of England -8 845 £45,000 +2.27% 177
North West -7 500 £45,000 - 90
South West +13 351 £45,000 +12.50% 60
Midlands -21 347 £45,000 +12.50% 146
Yorkshire -13 314 £42,500 -2.86% 67
East of England -1 298 £50,000 +5.26% 92
West Midlands -19 177 £42,750 +6.88% 70
East Midlands -17 170 £45,000 +5.88% 76
Scotland -14 110 £48,000 +6.67% 21
Northern Ireland +5 47 £55,000 +46.67% 5
Wales -39 35 £42,500 +6.25% 19
North East -20 32 £45,000 -5.26% 20
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5,511 (100.00%) C#
2 4,797 (87.04%) .NET
3 2,745 (49.81%) ASP.NET
3 2,745 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
4 2,623 (47.60%) SQL Server
5 2,613 (47.41%) JavaScript
6 2,410 (43.73%) MVC
7 2,364 (42.90%) SQL
8 1,682 (30.52%) HTML
9 1,573 (28.54%) Azure
10 1,555 (28.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,547 (28.07%) AngularJS
12 1,508 (27.36%) CSS
13 1,307 (23.72%) TDD
14 1,293 (23.46%) .NET Core
15 1,243 (22.55%) .NET Framework
16 1,208 (21.92%) Finance
17 1,168 (21.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1,080 (19.60%) Microsoft
19 935 (16.97%) Scrum
20 788 (14.30%) React
21 747 (13.55%) Web Services
22 734 (13.32%) jQuery
23 722 (13.10%) Git (software)
24 688 (12.48%) Entity Framework
25 679 (12.32%) AWS
26 646 (11.72%) Microservices
27 623 (11.30%) Software Engineering
28 612 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
29 609 (11.05%) 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
1 165 (2.99%) IIS
2 146 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
3 108 (1.96%) CMS
4 91 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 62 (1.13%) Confluence
6 60 (1.09%) Umbraco
7 55 (1.00%) EPiServer
8 26 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 19 (0.34%) ArcGIS
9 19 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
10 18 (0.33%) Kentico
11 13 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.13%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.13%) Drupal
13 6 (0.11%) Sitefinity
13 6 (0.11%) TPMS
14 5 (0.091%) Ethereum
14 5 (0.091%) Hyperledger
15 4 (0.073%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.073%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.25%) Chatbot
4 6 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.054%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.036%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.018%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.018%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.018%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 58 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.24%) Endur
3 6 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.091%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.073%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.054%) Magento
7 2 (0.036%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.036%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.036%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.036%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.036%) StreamServe
7 2 (0.036%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.018%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.018%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.018%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,573 (28.54%) Azure
2 679 (12.32%) AWS
3 151 (2.74%) SaaS
4 89 (1.61%) GitHub
4 89 (1.61%) PaaS
5 81 (1.47%) Serverless
6 51 (0.93%) GCP
7 42 (0.76%) Azure Functions
8 38 (0.69%) npm
9 34 (0.62%) IaaS
10 33 (0.60%) Power Platform
11 26 (0.47%) NuGet
12 24 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
13 19 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
14 18 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
14 18 (0.33%) Slack
15 17 (0.31%) OpenShift
16 13 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
17 12 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
18 11 (0.20%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 76 (1.38%) Internet
2 43 (0.78%) HTTP
3 26 (0.47%) Broadband
4 14 (0.25%) Intranet
5 9 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.15%) Skype
7 6 (0.11%) RTP
8 3 (0.054%) FTP
8 3 (0.054%) Modbus
9 2 (0.036%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.036%) Hyperconnected
9 2 (0.036%) RFID
10 1 (0.018%) DOCSIS
10 1 (0.018%) Extranet
10 1 (0.018%) LAN
10 1 (0.018%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.018%) RS-232
10 1 (0.018%) SMTP
10 1 (0.018%) TETRA
10 1 (0.018%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,623 (47.60%) SQL Server
2 299 (5.43%) NoSQL
3 268 (4.86%) Relational Database
4 266 (4.83%) SQL Server 2016
5 201 (3.65%) MySQL
6 176 (3.19%) MongoDB
7 175 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 149 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 125 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
10 112 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 99 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 75 (1.36%) Redis
13 68 (1.23%) SQL Server 2019
14 64 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
15 55 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
16 44 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 42 (0.76%) Big Data
18 38 (0.69%) Cosmos DB
19 37 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
19 37 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 722 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 484 (8.78%) Visual Studio
3 290 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 211 (3.83%) NUnit
5 179 (3.25%) JIRA
6 146 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 134 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 93 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 59 (1.07%) StyleCop
10 56 (1.02%) webpack
11 55 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
11 55 (1.00%) SpecFlow
12 47 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
13 46 (0.83%) Subversion
14 45 (0.82%) Selenium
15 44 (0.80%) Moq
16 37 (0.67%) MSTest
17 35 (0.64%) Grunt
17 35 (0.64%) gulp
18 34 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1,208 (21.92%) Finance
2 295 (5.35%) Banking
3 184 (3.34%) Games
4 174 (3.16%) Retail
5 166 (3.01%) Front Office
6 153 (2.78%) Marketing
7 95 (1.72%) Public Sector
8 88 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 72 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 52 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 45 (0.82%) Back Office
12 38 (0.69%) Electronics
13 37 (0.67%) Legal
14 36 (0.65%) Law
15 23 (0.42%) Automotive
16 17 (0.31%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.29%) Military
17 16 (0.29%) Publishing
18 14 (0.25%) Advertising
19 12 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,797 (87.04%) .NET
2 2,745 (49.81%) ASP.NET
3 1,682 (30.52%) HTML
4 1,555 (28.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,547 (28.07%) AngularJS
6 1,508 (27.36%) CSS
7 1,293 (23.46%) .NET Core
8 1,243 (22.55%) .NET Framework
9 1,168 (21.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 788 (14.30%) React
11 747 (13.55%) Web Services
12 734 (13.32%) jQuery
13 688 (12.48%) Entity Framework
14 597 (10.83%) WCF
15 543 (9.85%) RESTful
16 476 (8.64%) REST
17 469 (8.51%) WPF
18 454 (8.24%) HTML5
19 386 (7.00%) Node.js
20 352 (6.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 612 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 217 (3.94%) Hedge funds
3 186 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
4 184 (3.34%) User Experience
5 182 (3.30%) Algorithms
6 165 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
7 154 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
8 140 (2.54%) Data Structures
9 138 (2.50%) Mobile App
10 97 (1.76%) Derivative
11 74 (1.34%) Virtual Team
12 65 (1.18%) Fixed Income
13 58 (1.05%) Cloud Native
14 56 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 31 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
15 31 (0.56%) N-Tier
16 26 (0.47%) Equities
17 25 (0.45%) Client/Server
18 24 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
19 18 (0.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 516 (9.36%) Windows
2 109 (1.98%) Linux
3 79 (1.43%) Android
4 62 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 46 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 23 (0.42%) Unix
7 14 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.18%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.091%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.054%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.036%) MVS
12 2 (0.036%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.036%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.036%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.018%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,745 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 2,410 (43.73%) MVC
3 1,307 (23.72%) TDD
4 935 (16.97%) Scrum
5 646 (11.72%) Microservices
6 623 (11.30%) Software Engineering
7 609 (11.05%) Web Development
8 581 (10.54%) BDD
9 526 (9.54%) Computer Science
10 507 (9.20%) DevOps
11 501 (9.09%) OO
12 492 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
13 465 (8.44%) Unit Testing
14 415 (7.53%) SOLID
15 376 (6.82%) Fintech
16 366 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
17 361 (6.55%) SDLC
18 323 (5.86%) Kanban
19 314 (5.70%) Web Application Development
20 271 (4.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5,511 (100.00%) C#
2 2,613 (47.41%) JavaScript
3 2,364 (42.90%) SQL
4 525 (9.53%) T-SQL
5 425 (7.71%) TypeScript
5 425 (7.71%) VB.NET
6 318 (5.77%) Java
7 306 (5.55%) Python
8 259 (4.70%) C++
9 130 (2.36%) Ruby
10 119 (2.16%) F#
11 118 (2.14%) VB
12 77 (1.40%) PowerShell
13 62 (1.13%) R
14 61 (1.11%) C
14 61 (1.11%) PHP
15 60 (1.09%) VBA
16 47 (0.85%) PL/SQL
17 37 (0.67%) VB6
18 34 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 536 (9.73%) Degree
2 188 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 53 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 36 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
7 22 (0.40%) DV Cleared
8 13 (0.24%) MCAD
8 13 (0.24%) MCPD
8 13 (0.24%) MCTS
8 13 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 12 (0.22%) MCP
10 11 (0.20%) DBS Check
11 9 (0.16%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.054%) MCSE
13 2 (0.036%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.036%) MCSD
13 2 (0.036%) PhD
13 2 (0.036%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.018%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (2.94%) QA
2 29 (0.53%) DICOM
3 23 (0.42%) SLA
4 16 (0.29%) GDPR
5 6 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.11%) PMO
6 4 (0.073%) PSD2
7 3 (0.054%) GxP
7 3 (0.054%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.018%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.018%) Solvency II
System Software
1 314 (5.70%) Docker
2 9 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.018%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 153 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 29 (0.53%) Kibana
3 25 (0.45%) Grafana
4 19 (0.34%) SQL Sentry
4 19 (0.34%) Terraform
5 14 (0.25%) MIIS
6 10 (0.18%) Ansible
7 2 (0.036%) Packer
7 2 (0.036%) SCCM
8 1 (0.018%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.018%) Nagios
8 1 (0.018%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1,080 (19.60%) Microsoft
2 264 (4.79%) Oracle
3 117 (2.12%) Xamarin
4 81 (1.47%) SAP
5 50 (0.91%) Google
6 37 (0.67%) Tableau
7 33 (0.60%) Sitecore
8 29 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 24 (0.44%) IBM
9 24 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (0.42%) Talend
11 19 (0.34%) ESRI
12 18 (0.33%) Telerik
12 18 (0.33%) TOWER Software
13 16 (0.29%) Sage
14 15 (0.27%) Facebook
14 15 (0.27%) Logi
14 15 (0.27%) Logi Analytics
15 14 (0.25%) WorldPay
16 11 (0.20%) DevExpress