Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 48 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 -16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 7,932 9,510 11,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.00% 5.32% 6.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 5.54% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7,284 8,686 10,965
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 152,072 171,669 178,785
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.06% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121,707 138,282 149,258
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -4 7,440 £47,500 +5.56% 1,103
UK excluding London -1 4,690 £44,000 +3.53% 847
London +3 3,045 £60,000 +9.09% 319
South East -9 1,634 £45,000 - 207
North of England +15 1,291 £44,000 +10.00% 239
North West +11 717 £45,000 +12.50% 112
Midlands -16 547 £42,500 +8.97% 166
East of England -9 526 £45,000 - 86
Yorkshire +18 499 £44,000 +4.76% 111
South West -5 398 £40,000 -3.61% 86
West Midlands -34 291 £42,000 +6.33% 98
East Midlands +5 256 £42,500 +10.39% 68
Scotland -29 183 £45,000 +12.50% 41
North East +4 76 £44,250 +10.63% 16
Wales -11 69 £40,000 - 16
Northern Ireland +25 50 £37,500 - 6

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 7,932 (100.00%) C#
2 7,010 (88.38%) .NET
3 4,163 (52.48%) ASP.NET
4 4,050 (51.06%) SQL Server
5 3,984 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
6 3,899 (49.16%) MVC
7 3,843 (48.45%) JavaScript
8 3,655 (46.08%) SQL
9 2,765 (34.86%) HTML
10 2,409 (30.37%) CSS
11 2,399 (30.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2,372 (29.90%) AngularJS
13 2,232 (28.14%) TDD
14 2,118 (26.70%) Microsoft
15 1,960 (24.71%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1,812 (22.84%) Finance
17 1,691 (21.32%) .NET Framework
18 1,676 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
19 1,471 (18.55%) Scrum
20 1,389 (17.51%) jQuery
21 1,205 (15.19%) Software Engineering
22 1,146 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
23 1,103 (13.91%) WCF
24 1,100 (13.87%) Git (software)
25 1,058 (13.34%) Entity Framework
26 1,048 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
27 1,034 (13.04%) WPF
28 1,004 (12.66%) Web Development
29 979 (12.34%) BDD
30 957 (12.07%) Web Services

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
1 298 (3.76%) IIS
2 245 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
3 213 (2.69%) CMS
4 159 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 135 (1.70%) Umbraco
6 67 (0.84%) EPiServer
7 62 (0.78%) NServiceBus
8 59 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 45 (0.57%) Confluence
10 28 (0.35%) WebSphere
11 27 (0.34%) Apache
12 25 (0.32%) Sitefinity
13 23 (0.29%) Drupal
14 21 (0.26%) Kentico
15 19 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
16 14 (0.18%) DNN
17 13 (0.16%) Tomcat
18 12 (0.15%) Apache Spark
19 11 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
19 11 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 98 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 7 (0.088%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.076%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.050%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.050%) Mingle
9 3 (0.038%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.025%) Maya
Business Applications
1 78 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (0.18%) Markit EDM
4 10 (0.13%) Actimize
4 10 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.10%) thinkFolio
6 7 (0.088%) Front Arena
7 5 (0.063%) Bloomberg AIM
7 5 (0.063%) Eagle PACE
7 5 (0.063%) Magento
7 5 (0.063%) Shopify
8 3 (0.038%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.038%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.025%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.025%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.013%) Distributed Ledger
10 1 (0.013%) R3 Corda
10 1 (0.013%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1,676 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 566 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 202 (2.55%) SaaS
4 81 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 73 (0.92%) GitHub
6 56 (0.71%) Google Play
7 54 (0.68%) npm
8 43 (0.54%) NuGet
9 39 (0.49%) Serverless
10 38 (0.48%) Office 365
11 35 (0.44%) PaaS
12 18 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
13 16 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
14 15 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
15 14 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
15 14 (0.18%) Azure Functions
15 14 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
16 12 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
17 8 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
17 8 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (1.92%) Internet
2 84 (1.06%) HTTP
3 62 (0.78%) Broadband
4 35 (0.44%) Hyperconnected
5 33 (0.42%) Intranet
6 30 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 21 (0.26%) SMS
8 14 (0.18%) VoIP
8 14 (0.18%) Wireless
9 9 (0.11%) iBeacon
10 8 (0.10%) Reverse Proxy
11 7 (0.088%) DNS
12 6 (0.076%) Extranet
12 6 (0.076%) IMAP
12 6 (0.076%) Network Security
12 6 (0.076%) PuTTY
12 6 (0.076%) SMTP
13 5 (0.063%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (0.063%) Skype
13 5 (0.063%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,050 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 654 (8.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 509 (6.42%) NoSQL
4 324 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 283 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 268 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 216 (2.72%) MongoDB
8 197 (2.48%) MySQL
9 186 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 164 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 122 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
12 114 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 100 (1.26%) Redis
14 92 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
15 81 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
16 73 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
17 70 (0.88%) Big Data
18 67 (0.84%) Power BI
19 63 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
20 60 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1,100 (13.87%) Git (software)
2 944 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 688 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 413 (5.21%) NUnit
5 361 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 297 (3.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 193 (2.43%) Jenkins
8 191 (2.41%) JIRA
9 153 (1.93%) Visual Studio Team System
10 147 (1.85%) Selenium
11 137 (1.73%) SpecFlow
12 98 (1.24%) MSTest
13 93 (1.17%) Subversion
14 80 (1.01%) Cucumber
14 80 (1.01%) Moq
15 76 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 73 (0.92%) Bitbucket
17 72 (0.91%) ReSharper
18 62 (0.78%) webpack
19 61 (0.77%) gulp
General
1 1,812 (22.84%) Finance
2 463 (5.84%) Banking
3 331 (4.17%) Games
4 261 (3.29%) Marketing
5 245 (3.09%) Retail
6 234 (2.95%) Front Office
7 163 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 158 (1.99%) Telecoms
9 149 (1.88%) Investment Banking
10 77 (0.97%) Electronics
11 68 (0.86%) Advertising
12 51 (0.64%) Back Office
13 46 (0.58%) Automotive
13 46 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 39 (0.49%) Legal
15 37 (0.47%) Publishing
16 36 (0.45%) Law
17 31 (0.39%) Music Industry
18 16 (0.20%) Aerospace
19 11 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,010 (88.38%) .NET
2 4,163 (52.48%) ASP.NET
3 2,765 (34.86%) HTML
4 2,409 (30.37%) CSS
5 2,399 (30.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2,372 (29.90%) AngularJS
7 1,960 (24.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,691 (21.32%) .NET Framework
9 1,389 (17.51%) jQuery
10 1,103 (13.91%) WCF
11 1,058 (13.34%) Entity Framework
12 1,034 (13.04%) WPF
13 957 (12.07%) Web Services
14 928 (11.70%) RESTful
15 868 (10.94%) HTML5
16 775 (9.77%) .NET Core
17 757 (9.54%) React
18 645 (8.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 512 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 498 (6.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1,048 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
2 451 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
3 399 (5.03%) User Experience
4 368 (4.64%) Fintech
5 321 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 319 (4.02%) Mobile App
7 222 (2.80%) Hedge funds
8 196 (2.47%) Algorithms
9 167 (2.11%) Data Structures
10 162 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
11 154 (1.94%) Derivative
12 141 (1.78%) Fixed Income
13 139 (1.75%) Equities
14 124 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 81 (1.02%) N-Tier
16 77 (0.97%) Tandem
17 56 (0.71%) iPhone
18 54 (0.68%) Social Network
19 51 (0.64%) Client/Server
20 34 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 776 (9.78%) Windows
2 264 (3.33%) Android
3 212 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 138 (1.74%) Linux
5 50 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 34 (0.43%) Unix
7 13 (0.16%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.10%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.063%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.038%) OpenVMS
10 3 (0.038%) VMS
10 3 (0.038%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.038%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 2 (0.025%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.025%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.025%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.013%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.013%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.013%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,984 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 3,899 (49.16%) MVC
3 2,232 (28.14%) TDD
4 1,471 (18.55%) Scrum
5 1,205 (15.19%) Software Engineering
6 1,146 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1,004 (12.66%) Web Development
8 979 (12.34%) BDD
9 819 (10.33%) OO
10 726 (9.15%) Unit Testing
11 697 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
12 681 (8.59%) Microservices
13 639 (8.06%) Web Application Development
14 631 (7.96%) SOLID
15 593 (7.48%) Computer Science
16 581 (7.32%) SDLC
17 580 (7.31%) Test Automation
18 516 (6.51%) DevOps
19 468 (5.90%) Kanban
20 442 (5.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7,932 (100.00%) C#
2 3,843 (48.45%) JavaScript
3 3,655 (46.08%) SQL
4 933 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 561 (7.07%) VB.NET
6 485 (6.11%) Java
7 376 (4.74%) Python
8 370 (4.66%) C++
9 330 (4.16%) TypeScript
10 229 (2.89%) Ruby
11 190 (2.40%) PowerShell
12 183 (2.31%) VB
13 123 (1.55%) VBA
14 120 (1.51%) C
15 104 (1.31%) PHP
16 96 (1.21%) PL/SQL
17 82 (1.03%) F#
18 75 (0.95%) R
19 70 (0.88%) Objective-C
20 48 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 882 (11.12%) Degree
2 233 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 89 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 72 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 55 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 30 (0.38%) Master's Degree
7 25 (0.32%) MCPD
8 24 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 17 (0.21%) PhD
10 9 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.10%) HND
11 8 (0.10%) MCP
12 6 (0.076%) CISSP
12 6 (0.076%) MCSE
13 5 (0.063%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.050%) ISEB
14 4 (0.050%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.050%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.038%) SAFe Agilist
16 1 (0.013%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (3.56%) QA
2 15 (0.19%) MiFID
3 12 (0.15%) GDPR
4 6 (0.076%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.076%) DICOM
5 5 (0.063%) GAMP
5 5 (0.063%) PMO
6 2 (0.025%) HL7
6 2 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.013%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.013%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.013%) SLA
System Software
1 264 (3.33%) Docker
2 66 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.10%) Firmware
4 8 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.076%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.076%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.038%) HDFS
7 2 (0.025%) GridGain
8 1 (0.013%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.013%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.013%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 91 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 72 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (0.55%) Ansible
4 27 (0.34%) Puppet
5 25 (0.32%) Terraform
6 22 (0.28%) Kibana
7 17 (0.21%) Grafana
8 13 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (0.15%) Packer
10 9 (0.11%) Graphite
11 8 (0.10%) Consul
11 8 (0.10%) Mesos
12 6 (0.076%) logstash
13 5 (0.063%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.063%) StatsD
14 4 (0.050%) Cisco CUCM
14 4 (0.050%) cPanel
15 3 (0.038%) Istio
15 3 (0.038%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 2 (0.025%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2,118 (26.70%) Microsoft
2 422 (5.32%) Oracle
3 326 (4.11%) Xamarin
4 178 (2.24%) Google
5 120 (1.51%) SAP
6 106 (1.34%) Sitecore
7 80 (1.01%) Facebook
8 65 (0.82%) Twitter
9 59 (0.74%) Telerik
10 42 (0.53%) DevExpress
11 25 (0.32%) IBM
11 25 (0.32%) TIBCO
12 24 (0.30%) Charles River
13 22 (0.28%) Solace
14 21 (0.26%) Adobe
15 18 (0.23%) Citrix
16 16 (0.20%) VMware
17 15 (0.19%) Cadence
18 13 (0.16%) Atlassian
18 13 (0.16%) Infragistics