Period
to 18 July 2019

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 47 39
Rank change year-on-year -15 -8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 6,333 9,426 10,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.36% 5.40% 5.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 5.61% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,689 8,556 9,837
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 139,078 168,022 170,882
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.22% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 111,037 135,988 139,549
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -14 5,953 £47,500 +5.56% 1,081
UK excluding London -18 3,919 £45,000 +5.88% 822
London -15 2,264 £60,000 - 303
South East -12 1,338 £45,000 - 230
North of England -1 1,089 £42,500 - 218
North West +2 563 £42,500 - 130
Midlands -26 512 £41,000 - 179
Yorkshire -10 472 £44,000 +3.53% 80
South West -25 435 £42,500 +6.25% 83
East of England -15 312 £47,500 - 69
West Midlands -33 298 £40,500 -4.71% 113
East Midlands -7 214 £41,000 +2.50% 66
Scotland -18 158 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Wales -19 59 £40,000 - 19
North East -12 54 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Northern Ireland -17 20 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Channel Islands - 1 £75,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 6,333 (100.00%) C#
2 5,589 (88.25%) .NET
3 3,363 (53.10%) ASP.NET
4 3,209 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3,085 (48.71%) JavaScript
6 3,077 (48.59%) MVC
7 3,074 (48.54%) SQL Server
8 2,965 (46.82%) SQL
9 1,965 (31.03%) HTML
10 1,833 (28.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,807 (28.53%) CSS
12 1,704 (26.91%) AngularJS
13 1,629 (25.72%) TDD
14 1,622 (25.61%) Microsoft
15 1,509 (23.83%) Microsoft Azure
16 1,403 (22.15%) Finance
17 1,349 (21.30%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1,303 (20.57%) .NET Framework
19 1,119 (17.67%) Software Engineering
20 1,063 (16.79%) .NET Core
21 1,041 (16.44%) Scrum
22 1,038 (16.39%) jQuery
23 930 (14.68%) Git (software)
24 911 (14.38%) WCF
25 841 (13.28%) Degree
26 826 (13.04%) Web Development
27 811 (12.81%) React
28 799 (12.62%) Web Services
29 748 (11.81%) Entity Framework
30 734 (11.59%) 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
1 200 (3.16%) IIS
2 135 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 135 (2.13%) Umbraco
3 130 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
4 110 (1.74%) CMS
5 45 (0.71%) NServiceBus
6 39 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 37 (0.58%) Confluence
8 34 (0.54%) EPiServer
9 23 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
10 16 (0.25%) Drupal
10 16 (0.25%) Sitefinity
11 15 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.21%) Kentico
13 8 (0.13%) Apache
14 7 (0.11%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.11%) ArcGIS
14 7 (0.11%) WordPress
15 5 (0.079%) DNN
15 5 (0.079%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.063%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.047%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.032%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.032%) HipChat
7 1 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.016%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 125 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (0.16%) Front Arena
3 10 (0.16%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.16%) thinkFolio
4 9 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.11%) Sage CRM
6 3 (0.047%) Magento
6 3 (0.047%) OpenText MBPM
6 3 (0.047%) SAP MII
6 3 (0.047%) StreamServe
7 2 (0.032%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.032%) Endur
7 2 (0.032%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.016%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.016%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.016%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.016%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.016%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.016%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1,509 (23.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 625 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
3 210 (3.32%) SaaS
4 122 (1.93%) Serverless
5 87 (1.37%) PaaS
6 62 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 57 (0.90%) Power Platform
8 49 (0.77%) GitHub
9 48 (0.76%) Azure Functions
10 37 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
11 36 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
11 36 (0.57%) Office 365
12 30 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
13 26 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
14 22 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
15 18 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
15 18 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
16 17 (0.27%) npm
16 17 (0.27%) NuGet
17 16 (0.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 85 (1.34%) Internet
2 57 (0.90%) HTTP
3 29 (0.46%) Broadband
4 19 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 18 (0.28%) Intranet
6 12 (0.19%) MQTT
7 11 (0.17%) SMTP
8 10 (0.16%) FTP
8 10 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
8 10 (0.16%) SMS
8 10 (0.16%) SSH
9 6 (0.095%) VoIP
10 5 (0.079%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.079%) Hyperconnected
10 5 (0.079%) Network Security
10 5 (0.079%) Skype
10 5 (0.079%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.063%) 3G
11 4 (0.063%) 4G
11 4 (0.063%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,074 (48.54%) SQL Server
2 393 (6.21%) NoSQL
3 330 (5.21%) SQL Server 2016
4 287 (4.53%) Relational Database
5 272 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 242 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 171 (2.70%) MySQL
8 157 (2.48%) MongoDB
9 151 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 117 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
11 113 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 99 (1.56%) Redis
13 91 (1.44%) Big Data
14 72 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 64 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
16 59 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
17 57 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
18 55 (0.87%) Power BI
19 49 (0.77%) Cosmos DB
20 39 (0.62%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 930 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 734 (11.59%) Visual Studio
3 476 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 288 (4.55%) NUnit
5 252 (3.98%) JIRA
6 210 (3.32%) TeamCity
7 168 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 140 (2.21%) Selenium
9 136 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
10 134 (2.12%) Jenkins
11 102 (1.61%) SpecFlow
12 77 (1.22%) Moq
13 62 (0.98%) MSTest
14 56 (0.88%) Bitbucket
15 53 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 50 (0.79%) Subversion
17 48 (0.76%) webpack
18 44 (0.69%) Cucumber
19 43 (0.68%) WebDriver
20 42 (0.66%) ReSharper
General
1 1,403 (22.15%) Finance
2 356 (5.62%) Banking
3 220 (3.47%) Marketing
3 220 (3.47%) Retail
4 170 (2.68%) Games
5 108 (1.71%) Front Office
6 84 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 69 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 64 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 50 (0.79%) Back Office
9 50 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 46 (0.73%) Electronics
11 44 (0.69%) Advertising
12 34 (0.54%) Law
13 27 (0.43%) Legal
14 23 (0.36%) Aerospace
15 18 (0.28%) French Language
16 17 (0.27%) Local Government
17 15 (0.24%) Automotive
18 13 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,589 (88.25%) .NET
2 3,363 (53.10%) ASP.NET
3 1,965 (31.03%) HTML
4 1,833 (28.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,807 (28.53%) CSS
6 1,704 (26.91%) AngularJS
7 1,349 (21.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,303 (20.57%) .NET Framework
9 1,063 (16.79%) .NET Core
10 1,038 (16.39%) jQuery
11 911 (14.38%) WCF
12 811 (12.81%) React
13 799 (12.62%) Web Services
14 748 (11.81%) Entity Framework
15 617 (9.74%) WPF
16 605 (9.55%) HTML5
17 604 (9.54%) RESTful
18 523 (8.26%) REST
19 484 (7.64%) XML
20 450 (7.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 672 (10.61%) Greenfield Project
2 287 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
3 266 (4.20%) User Experience
4 255 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 226 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 215 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
7 205 (3.24%) Algorithms
8 184 (2.91%) Hedge funds
9 140 (2.21%) Data Structures
10 107 (1.69%) Derivative
11 91 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 86 (1.36%) Equities
13 83 (1.31%) Fixed Income
14 63 (0.99%) Robotics
15 59 (0.93%) Client/Server
16 44 (0.69%) N-Tier
17 40 (0.63%) Driving Licence
18 39 (0.62%) Cloud Native
19 36 (0.57%) Virtual Team
20 30 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 620 (9.79%) Windows
2 185 (2.92%) Linux
3 170 (2.68%) Android
4 114 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 81 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 33 (0.52%) Unix
7 12 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.16%) VxWorks
9 7 (0.11%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.047%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.032%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.032%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.032%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.016%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.016%) MVS
12 1 (0.016%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.016%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.016%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.016%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,209 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3,077 (48.59%) MVC
3 1,629 (25.72%) TDD
4 1,119 (17.67%) Software Engineering
5 1,041 (16.44%) Scrum
6 826 (13.04%) Web Development
7 681 (10.75%) Microservices
8 678 (10.71%) BDD
9 662 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
10 656 (10.36%) Unit Testing
11 645 (10.18%) OO
12 634 (10.01%) DevOps
13 625 (9.87%) SDLC
14 579 (9.14%) Problem-Solving
15 548 (8.65%) Computer Science
16 479 (7.56%) Test Automation
17 404 (6.38%) SOLID
18 381 (6.02%) Web Application Development
19 363 (5.73%) Mentoring
20 347 (5.48%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 6,333 (100.00%) C#
2 3,085 (48.71%) JavaScript
3 2,965 (46.82%) SQL
4 672 (10.61%) T-SQL
5 406 (6.41%) Java
6 372 (5.87%) Python
7 366 (5.78%) VB.NET
8 329 (5.20%) C++
9 259 (4.09%) TypeScript
10 211 (3.33%) Ruby
11 188 (2.97%) PowerShell
12 166 (2.62%) C
13 149 (2.35%) VB
14 109 (1.72%) VBA
15 89 (1.41%) R
16 87 (1.37%) F#
17 86 (1.36%) PHP
18 85 (1.34%) PL/SQL
19 57 (0.90%) VB6
20 40 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 841 (13.28%) Degree
2 175 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 132 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 108 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 59 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 27 (0.43%) Master's Degree
8 24 (0.38%) HND
9 22 (0.35%) MCSD
10 20 (0.32%) ISEB
11 15 (0.24%) ISTQB
12 14 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
13 9 (0.14%) MCAD
13 9 (0.14%) MCTS
14 7 (0.11%) MCSE
15 5 (0.079%) DBS Check
15 5 (0.079%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (0.063%) CTC Cleared
16 4 (0.063%) PMI Certification
16 4 (0.063%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (2.64%) QA
2 35 (0.55%) WAI
3 18 (0.28%) DICOM
4 15 (0.24%) GDPR
5 8 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (0.079%) SLA
8 4 (0.063%) NCSC
9 3 (0.047%) PMO
10 2 (0.032%) GAMP
10 2 (0.032%) HL7
11 1 (0.016%) Dublin Core
11 1 (0.016%) EMIR
11 1 (0.016%) GxP
11 1 (0.016%) MiFID
11 1 (0.016%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 424 (6.70%) Docker
2 49 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.079%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.047%) Firmware
6 2 (0.032%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.016%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.016%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.016%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 165 (2.61%) Kubernetes
2 24 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (0.36%) Terraform
4 20 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 17 (0.27%) Kibana
6 16 (0.25%) Grafana
7 14 (0.22%) SQL Sentry
8 11 (0.17%) Ansible
9 9 (0.14%) Rancher
10 6 (0.095%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.079%) Puppet
12 4 (0.063%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.063%) logstash
13 3 (0.047%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.047%) MIIS
13 3 (0.047%) SCCM
13 3 (0.047%) SCOrch
14 1 (0.016%) Dollar Universe
14 1 (0.016%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.016%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1,622 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 276 (4.36%) Oracle
3 214 (3.38%) Xamarin
4 126 (1.99%) Google
5 85 (1.34%) SAP
6 64 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 32 (0.51%) Nintex
8 28 (0.44%) DevExpress
9 25 (0.39%) Telerik
10 21 (0.33%) IBM
11 20 (0.32%) Fidessa
12 19 (0.30%) Sage
13 18 (0.28%) Facebook
13 18 (0.28%) Infragistics
14 15 (0.24%) ForgeRock
15 13 (0.21%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.19%) Apple
16 12 (0.19%) Blue Prism
16 12 (0.19%) Charles River
16 12 (0.19%) SimCorp