Period
to 21 March 2019

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 45 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 -14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 7,240 9,476 10,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.88% 5.39% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 5.59% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6,578 8,643 10,070
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 142,254 169,620 166,338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.41% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113,681 139,296 138,082
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 -7 6,813 £50,000 +11.11% 1,175
UK excluding London -1 4,382 £45,000 +5.88% 941
London -5 2,712 £62,000 +12.73% 309
South East -9 1,516 £45,000 +5.88% 269
North of England +15 1,192 £44,000 +3.53% 215
North West +19 613 £45,000 +5.88% 114
Midlands -16 530 £40,000 - 183
Yorkshire +10 510 £43,875 +9.01% 87
East of England +3 458 £47,500 +5.56% 99
South West -18 404 £40,000 - 100
West Midlands -33 283 £40,000 - 116
East Midlands +11 247 £40,000 +3.90% 67
Scotland -21 170 £47,500 +11.76% 41
North East +7 70 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Wales -7 69 £40,000 - 27
Northern Ireland +11 50 £37,500 - 7
Channel Islands - 1 £75,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 7,240 (100.00%) C#
2 6,368 (87.96%) .NET
3 3,850 (53.18%) ASP.NET
4 3,665 (50.62%) SQL Server
5 3,643 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3,575 (49.38%) MVC
7 3,470 (47.93%) JavaScript
8 3,325 (45.93%) SQL
9 2,425 (33.49%) HTML
10 2,196 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2,151 (29.71%) CSS
12 2,005 (27.69%) AngularJS
13 1,993 (27.53%) TDD
14 1,923 (26.56%) Microsoft
15 1,757 (24.27%) Finance
16 1,738 (24.01%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1,552 (21.44%) Microsoft Azure
18 1,496 (20.66%) .NET Framework
19 1,259 (17.39%) Software Engineering
20 1,230 (16.99%) Scrum
21 1,203 (16.62%) jQuery
22 1,117 (15.43%) Git (software)
23 1,000 (13.81%) WCF
24 972 (13.43%) Web Development
25 932 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
26 923 (12.75%) Entity Framework
27 889 (12.28%) Visual Studio
28 883 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
29 882 (12.18%) .NET Core
30 875 (12.09%) BDD

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
1 232 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
2 225 (3.11%) IIS
3 136 (1.88%) CMS
4 135 (1.86%) SharePoint
5 116 (1.60%) Umbraco
6 48 (0.66%) EPiServer
6 48 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 40 (0.55%) Confluence
8 36 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 27 (0.37%) NServiceBus
10 26 (0.36%) Sitefinity
11 25 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (0.30%) Apache
13 20 (0.28%) Drupal
13 20 (0.28%) Tomcat
14 16 (0.22%) DNN
15 15 (0.21%) Kentico
16 13 (0.18%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.18%) WordPress
17 10 (0.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 87 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 73 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.22%) AutoCAD
4 7 (0.097%) Chatbot
4 7 (0.097%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.055%) Mingle
6 3 (0.041%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.041%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.028%) HipChat
8 1 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.014%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.014%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 93 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.14%) Actimize
2 10 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.11%) Magento
4 7 (0.097%) thinkFolio
5 6 (0.083%) Front Arena
5 6 (0.083%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.083%) Shopify
6 3 (0.041%) SAP MII
7 2 (0.028%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.028%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.014%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.014%) Endur
8 1 (0.014%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.014%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.014%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.014%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1,552 (21.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 551 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 233 (3.22%) SaaS
4 84 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 83 (1.15%) Serverless
6 57 (0.79%) GitHub
7 49 (0.68%) Office 365
8 46 (0.64%) Google Play
8 46 (0.64%) PaaS
9 28 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
10 27 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
11 25 (0.35%) NuGet
12 24 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 23 (0.32%) Azure Functions
14 16 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
16 13 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
17 10 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
18 9 (0.12%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 151 (2.09%) Internet
2 56 (0.77%) HTTP
3 44 (0.61%) Broadband
4 28 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 25 (0.35%) Hyperconnected
6 23 (0.32%) Intranet
7 19 (0.26%) VoIP
8 11 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (0.15%) Network Security
8 11 (0.15%) SMS
9 8 (0.11%) CTI
9 8 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 8 (0.11%) Skype
10 7 (0.097%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.083%) Extranet
12 5 (0.069%) AMQP
13 4 (0.055%) SMTP
14 3 (0.041%) DNS
14 3 (0.041%) IMAP
14 3 (0.041%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,665 (50.62%) SQL Server
2 538 (7.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 444 (6.13%) NoSQL
4 382 (5.28%) Relational Database
5 291 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 267 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 175 (2.42%) MongoDB
8 167 (2.31%) MySQL
8 167 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 145 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 117 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
11 89 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 79 (1.09%) Redis
13 78 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
14 76 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
15 74 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
16 61 (0.84%) Big Data
17 57 (0.79%) Power BI
18 55 (0.76%) RDBMS
19 49 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,117 (15.43%) Git (software)
2 889 (12.28%) Visual Studio
3 579 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 390 (5.39%) NUnit
5 291 (4.02%) TeamCity
6 235 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 198 (2.73%) Jenkins
8 183 (2.53%) JIRA
9 152 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 130 (1.80%) Selenium
11 117 (1.62%) SpecFlow
12 94 (1.30%) MSTest
13 84 (1.16%) Subversion
14 78 (1.08%) Moq
15 73 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 73 (1.01%) Cucumber
16 67 (0.93%) AccuRev
17 55 (0.76%) Bitbucket
18 53 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
18 53 (0.73%) ReSharper
General
1 1,757 (24.27%) Finance
2 498 (6.88%) Banking
3 250 (3.45%) Marketing
4 232 (3.20%) Games
5 221 (3.05%) Front Office
6 208 (2.87%) Retail
7 159 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 134 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 99 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 68 (0.94%) Electronics
11 49 (0.68%) Advertising
12 46 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 40 (0.55%) Law
13 40 (0.55%) Legal
14 32 (0.44%) Automotive
14 32 (0.44%) Publishing
15 28 (0.39%) Back Office
16 26 (0.36%) Music Industry
17 22 (0.30%) Billing
18 21 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,368 (87.96%) .NET
2 3,850 (53.18%) ASP.NET
3 2,425 (33.49%) HTML
4 2,196 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2,151 (29.71%) CSS
6 2,005 (27.69%) AngularJS
7 1,738 (24.01%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,496 (20.66%) .NET Framework
9 1,203 (16.62%) jQuery
10 1,000 (13.81%) WCF
11 923 (12.75%) Entity Framework
12 882 (12.18%) .NET Core
13 864 (11.93%) WPF
14 860 (11.88%) Web Services
15 790 (10.91%) React
16 778 (10.75%) RESTful
17 758 (10.47%) HTML5
18 573 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 555 (7.67%) XML
20 453 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 883 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
2 421 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
3 369 (5.10%) Fintech
4 360 (4.97%) User Experience
5 292 (4.03%) Mobile App
6 281 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 254 (3.51%) Hedge funds
8 219 (3.02%) Algorithms
9 184 (2.54%) Derivative
10 173 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
11 169 (2.33%) Data Structures
12 159 (2.20%) Fixed Income
13 152 (2.10%) Equities
14 144 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 60 (0.83%) Tandem
16 53 (0.73%) Client/Server
16 53 (0.73%) N-Tier
17 50 (0.69%) iPhone
18 43 (0.59%) Social Network
19 33 (0.46%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 716 (9.89%) Windows
2 228 (3.15%) Android
3 179 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 140 (1.93%) Linux
5 57 (0.79%) Windows Server
6 24 (0.33%) Unix
7 8 (0.11%) VxWorks
7 8 (0.11%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.069%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.069%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.055%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.041%) OpenVMS
11 3 (0.041%) VMS
11 3 (0.041%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.028%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.014%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.014%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.014%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.014%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,643 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3,575 (49.38%) MVC
3 1,993 (27.53%) TDD
4 1,259 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 1,230 (16.99%) Scrum
6 972 (13.43%) Web Development
7 932 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
8 875 (12.09%) BDD
9 722 (9.97%) OO
10 673 (9.30%) Unit Testing
11 658 (9.09%) Microservices
12 632 (8.73%) SDLC
13 627 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
14 618 (8.54%) DevOps
15 579 (8.00%) Computer Science
16 534 (7.38%) Web Application Development
17 517 (7.14%) SOLID
18 510 (7.04%) Test Automation
19 415 (5.73%) Dependency Injection
20 373 (5.15%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7,240 (100.00%) C#
2 3,470 (47.93%) JavaScript
3 3,325 (45.93%) SQL
4 814 (11.24%) T-SQL
5 460 (6.35%) Java
6 440 (6.08%) VB.NET
7 404 (5.58%) C++
8 347 (4.79%) Python
9 296 (4.09%) TypeScript
10 224 (3.09%) Ruby
11 189 (2.61%) PowerShell
12 182 (2.51%) C
13 156 (2.15%) VB
14 101 (1.40%) PL/SQL
15 99 (1.37%) R
16 94 (1.30%) PHP
17 92 (1.27%) VBA
18 78 (1.08%) F#
19 52 (0.72%) Objective-C
20 46 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 864 (11.93%) Degree
2 192 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 122 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 105 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 69 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (0.61%) Master's Degree
7 27 (0.37%) HND
8 25 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 16 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
9 16 (0.22%) PhD
10 15 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 12 (0.17%) MCPD
12 7 (0.097%) MCP
13 3 (0.041%) MCSD
14 2 (0.028%) MCAD
14 2 (0.028%) MCTS
15 1 (0.014%) DBS Check
15 1 (0.014%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (3.14%) QA
2 19 (0.26%) DICOM
3 12 (0.17%) MiFID
4 10 (0.14%) GAMP
5 5 (0.069%) GDPR
5 5 (0.069%) SLA
6 4 (0.055%) HL7
6 4 (0.055%) PMO
6 4 (0.055%) WAI
7 3 (0.041%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.014%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.014%) GxP
9 1 (0.014%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 378 (5.22%) Docker
2 68 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.11%) Firmware
5 6 (0.083%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.083%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.041%) GridGain
8 1 (0.014%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 146 (2.02%) Kubernetes
2 33 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (0.32%) Terraform
4 19 (0.26%) Kibana
5 17 (0.23%) Ansible
6 12 (0.17%) Puppet
7 10 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (0.14%) Grafana
8 9 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.12%) Rancher
9 6 (0.083%) logstash
10 5 (0.069%) Mesos
10 5 (0.069%) StatsD
11 4 (0.055%) cPanel
11 4 (0.055%) Graphite
11 4 (0.055%) Packer
12 3 (0.041%) Consul
12 3 (0.041%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.028%) SCCM
13 2 (0.028%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1,923 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 404 (5.58%) Oracle
3 301 (4.16%) Xamarin
4 152 (2.10%) Google
5 101 (1.40%) Sitecore
6 100 (1.38%) SAP
7 66 (0.91%) Facebook
8 45 (0.62%) Twitter
9 36 (0.50%) DevExpress
10 35 (0.48%) Telerik
11 25 (0.35%) TIBCO
12 21 (0.29%) Cisco
13 20 (0.28%) Adobe
14 15 (0.21%) Infragistics
14 15 (0.21%) Nintex
15 13 (0.18%) Solace
15 13 (0.18%) Tableau
16 12 (0.17%) Apple
16 12 (0.17%) Charles River
16 12 (0.17%) VMware