Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 30 31
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 9,246 11,101 13,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.38% 6.31% 6.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.60% 6.54% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8,412 10,473 12,486
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £29,313
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 -17 8,760 £45,000 - 1,329
UK excluding London -16 5,709 £42,500 +6.25% 874
London -13 3,402 £55,000 - 495
South East -2 2,143 £43,500 +2.35% 280
North of England -22 1,240 £42,000 +5.00% 234
Midlands -12 770 £40,000 - 164
East of England -17 723 £45,000 +5.88% 89
North West -33 649 £42,500 +6.25% 126
Yorkshire -11 519 £42,000 +10.53% 98
West Midlands -6 494 £40,000 - 77
South West -21 485 £40,000 -2.44% 67
East Midlands -24 278 £38,500 -3.75% 87
Scotland -4 246 £40,000 - 25
Wales +17 94 £40,000 - 9
North East -20 72 £40,000 - 10
Northern Ireland -7 12 £37,500 +10.29% 6

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 9,246 (100.00%) C#
2 8,206 (88.75%) .NET
3 5,354 (57.91%) ASP.NET
4 5,112 (55.29%) SQL Server
5 5,055 (54.67%) MVC
6 4,937 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
7 4,580 (49.53%) JavaScript
8 4,252 (45.99%) SQL
9 3,511 (37.97%) HTML
10 3,302 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3,078 (33.29%) CSS
12 2,493 (26.96%) TDD
13 2,398 (25.94%) AngularJS
14 2,199 (23.78%) Microsoft
15 2,182 (23.60%) Scrum
16 1,999 (21.62%) Finance
17 1,966 (21.26%) jQuery
18 1,955 (21.14%) .NET Framework
19 1,933 (20.91%) ASP.NET Web API
20 1,932 (20.90%) WCF
21 1,699 (18.38%) WPF
22 1,350 (14.60%) Web Development
23 1,290 (13.95%) T-SQL
24 1,289 (13.94%) Web Services
25 1,238 (13.39%) HTML5
26 1,216 (13.15%) OO
27 1,205 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure
28 1,203 (13.01%) Software Engineering
29 1,194 (12.91%) Degree
30 1,189 (12.86%) Visual Studio

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
1 335 (3.62%) IIS
2 329 (3.56%) CMS
3 314 (3.40%) SharePoint
4 241 (2.61%) Umbraco
5 109 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
6 99 (1.07%) EPiServer
7 95 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 92 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 66 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
10 59 (0.64%) NServiceBus
11 24 (0.26%) Confluence
12 20 (0.22%) Apache
12 20 (0.22%) WebSphere
13 16 (0.17%) Kentico
13 16 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (0.14%) Apache Solr
14 13 (0.14%) DNN
15 12 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.12%) Apache Spark
16 11 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 114 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 90 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.15%) Chatbot
5 13 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 11 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (0.076%) 3ds Max
8 5 (0.054%) Maya
9 4 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.022%) Blender
11 1 (0.011%) GIMP
11 1 (0.011%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.011%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.011%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.011%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 136 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.13%) MetaTrader
4 5 (0.054%) Infor M3
4 5 (0.054%) ReMetrica
4 5 (0.054%) RMDS
5 4 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.043%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.022%) Adaptiv
7 2 (0.022%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.022%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.022%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.022%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.022%) Sage 500
7 2 (0.022%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.022%) Tradar
8 1 (0.011%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,205 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 478 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 244 (2.64%) SaaS
4 91 (0.98%) GitHub
5 78 (0.84%) npm
6 59 (0.64%) Office 365
7 51 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 45 (0.49%) PaaS
9 39 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 30 (0.32%) Google Play
11 17 (0.18%) Serverless
12 16 (0.17%) IaaS
13 14 (0.15%) Yarn
14 12 (0.13%) Sage Pay
15 10 (0.11%) Amazon S3
15 10 (0.11%) Force.com
16 9 (0.097%) Dynamics 365
17 7 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
18 6 (0.065%) Google Analytics
19 5 (0.054%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 240 (2.60%) Internet
2 96 (1.04%) Hyperconnected
3 84 (0.91%) Intranet
3 84 (0.91%) SMS
4 57 (0.62%) HTTP
5 56 (0.61%) Broadband
6 31 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 28 (0.30%) Wireless
8 26 (0.28%) HTTPS
9 12 (0.13%) AMQP
9 12 (0.13%) Extranet
10 9 (0.097%) Firewall
11 8 (0.087%) SSL
12 6 (0.065%) Bluetooth
13 5 (0.054%) ATM
13 5 (0.054%) DNS
13 5 (0.054%) VoIP
13 5 (0.054%) VPN
13 5 (0.054%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.032%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5,112 (55.29%) SQL Server
2 717 (7.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 445 (4.81%) NoSQL
4 351 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 328 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 310 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 307 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 257 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 242 (2.62%) MongoDB
10 232 (2.51%) MySQL
10 232 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 132 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 90 (0.97%) Big Data
13 81 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
13 81 (0.88%) Redis
14 72 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
15 71 (0.77%) Oracle Database
16 68 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
17 57 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 56 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1,189 (12.86%) Visual Studio
2 922 (9.97%) NUnit
3 864 (9.34%) Git (software)
4 800 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 529 (5.72%) Rhino Mocks
6 454 (4.91%) Subversion
7 406 (4.39%) Moq
8 350 (3.79%) TeamCity
9 244 (2.64%) MSTest
10 225 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 175 (1.89%) JIRA
12 168 (1.82%) Jenkins
13 144 (1.56%) MSBuild
14 117 (1.27%) Selenium
15 78 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 77 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
17 70 (0.76%) SpecFlow
18 53 (0.57%) Hudson
19 51 (0.55%) webpack
20 49 (0.53%) gulp
General
1 1,999 (21.62%) Finance
2 639 (6.91%) Banking
3 422 (4.56%) Marketing
4 415 (4.49%) Retail
5 332 (3.59%) Games
6 211 (2.28%) Investment Banking
7 199 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 181 (1.96%) Front Office
9 135 (1.46%) Advertising
10 109 (1.18%) Manufacturing
11 103 (1.11%) Electronics
12 100 (1.08%) Back Office
13 88 (0.95%) Financial Institution
14 80 (0.87%) Legal
15 60 (0.65%) Law
16 51 (0.55%) Music Industry
17 45 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 33 (0.36%) Billing
19 24 (0.26%) Automotive
20 18 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8,206 (88.75%) .NET
2 5,354 (57.91%) ASP.NET
3 3,511 (37.97%) HTML
4 3,302 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3,078 (33.29%) CSS
6 2,398 (25.94%) AngularJS
7 1,966 (21.26%) jQuery
8 1,955 (21.14%) .NET Framework
9 1,933 (20.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1,932 (20.90%) WCF
11 1,699 (18.38%) WPF
12 1,289 (13.94%) Web Services
13 1,238 (13.39%) HTML5
14 1,052 (11.38%) Entity Framework
15 885 (9.57%) RESTful
16 835 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 815 (8.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 784 (8.48%) XML
19 689 (7.45%) Ajax
20 659 (7.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1,029 (11.13%) Greenfield Project
2 769 (8.32%) Computer Science
3 442 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
4 366 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 333 (3.60%) Fintech
6 304 (3.29%) User Experience
7 280 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 228 (2.47%) Hedge funds
9 154 (1.67%) N-Tier
10 137 (1.48%) Algorithms
11 125 (1.35%) Client/Server
12 124 (1.34%) Equities
13 102 (1.10%) Social Network
14 92 (1.00%) Data Structures
14 92 (1.00%) Tandem
15 87 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 77 (0.83%) Fixed Income
17 76 (0.82%) Online Banking
18 68 (0.74%) Derivative
19 60 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 898 (9.71%) Windows
2 222 (2.40%) Android
3 195 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 163 (1.76%) Linux
5 44 (0.48%) Windows Server
6 33 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 30 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 25 (0.27%) Unix
9 12 (0.13%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.097%) Nucleus RTOS
11 8 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.076%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.065%) MVS
14 4 (0.043%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.032%) HPUX
16 1 (0.011%) AIX
16 1 (0.011%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.011%) VMS
16 1 (0.011%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,055 (54.67%) MVC
2 4,937 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
3 2,493 (26.96%) TDD
4 2,182 (23.60%) Scrum
5 1,350 (14.60%) Web Development
6 1,216 (13.15%) OO
7 1,203 (13.01%) Software Engineering
8 1,064 (11.51%) BDD
9 1,040 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
10 845 (9.14%) Unit Testing
11 820 (8.87%) Web Application Development
12 694 (7.51%) SDLC
13 636 (6.88%) SOLID
14 634 (6.86%) Kanban
15 568 (6.14%) MVVM
16 548 (5.93%) Test Automation
17 508 (5.49%) Dependency Injection
17 508 (5.49%) Microservices
18 500 (5.41%) OOP
19 456 (4.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9,246 (100.00%) C#
2 4,580 (49.53%) JavaScript
3 4,252 (45.99%) SQL
4 1,290 (13.95%) T-SQL
5 651 (7.04%) VB.NET
6 537 (5.81%) Java
7 449 (4.86%) C++
8 342 (3.70%) TypeScript
9 270 (2.92%) Python
10 255 (2.76%) VB
11 175 (1.89%) PowerShell
12 165 (1.78%) C
13 155 (1.68%) Ruby
14 133 (1.44%) PHP
15 110 (1.19%) F#
16 101 (1.09%) PL/SQL
17 88 (0.95%) XAML
18 81 (0.88%) VB6
18 81 (0.88%) VBA
19 44 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1,194 (12.91%) Degree
2 249 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 107 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (0.43%) Security Cleared
5 29 (0.31%) MCSD
6 21 (0.23%) Master's Degree
7 20 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
8 18 (0.19%) SC Cleared
9 16 (0.17%) PhD
10 12 (0.13%) MCP
11 9 (0.097%) HND
12 8 (0.087%) DBS Check
13 7 (0.076%) MCAD
13 7 (0.076%) MCTS
14 6 (0.065%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.054%) DV Cleared
16 4 (0.043%) Sun Certification
17 3 (0.032%) MCPD
17 3 (0.032%) MCSA
18 2 (0.022%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 315 (3.41%) QA
2 12 (0.13%) PMO
3 11 (0.12%) MiFID
4 9 (0.097%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.097%) SLA
5 4 (0.043%) EMIR
5 4 (0.043%) GAMP
5 4 (0.043%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.032%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.032%) SEPA
7 2 (0.022%) Basel III
7 2 (0.022%) HL7
7 2 (0.022%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.022%) WAI
7 2 (0.022%) WCAG
8 1 (0.011%) COSHH
8 1 (0.011%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.011%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.011%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 211 (2.28%) Docker
2 28 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.043%) HDFS
4 4 (0.043%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.022%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.011%) Firmware
6 1 (0.011%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 75 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 69 (0.75%) Puppet
3 67 (0.72%) Ansible
4 27 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
5 21 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 16 (0.17%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.11%) Consul
7 10 (0.11%) Graphite
8 8 (0.087%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.076%) Terraform
10 6 (0.065%) Kibana
10 6 (0.065%) logstash
11 4 (0.043%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.043%) Mesos
12 3 (0.032%) Opsview
13 2 (0.022%) Rancher
13 2 (0.022%) StatsD
14 1 (0.011%) Grafana
14 1 (0.011%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 1 (0.011%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2,199 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 467 (5.05%) Oracle
3 198 (2.14%) Xamarin
4 185 (2.00%) Google
5 153 (1.65%) Facebook
6 109 (1.18%) Twitter
7 100 (1.08%) Sitecore
8 75 (0.81%) SAP
9 71 (0.77%) DevExpress
10 69 (0.75%) Sybase
11 63 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
12 59 (0.64%) Capita
13 57 (0.62%) Telerik
14 54 (0.58%) Cadence
15 30 (0.32%) HP
16 29 (0.31%) WorldPay
17 23 (0.25%) Adobe
18 21 (0.23%) Samsung
18 21 (0.23%) TIBCO
19 20 (0.22%) Charles River