Period
to 19 September 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

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 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 30 29
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 10115 12289 14363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.71% 6.34% 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 6.57% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9281 11664 13585
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 169773 187120 211546
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.82% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136138 157303 175314
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 September 2017.

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 19 September 2017. 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 9469 £45,000 - 645
UK excluding London -9 6337 £40,000 - 436
London -12 3602 £55,000 - 217
South East -8 2020 £42,500 - 131
North of England -17 1464 £40,000 - 111
Midlands -7 991 £39,000 -2.50% 83
East of England -1 919 £45,000 +8.43% 55
North West -8 901 £40,000 - 63
West Midlands +13 671 £39,000 -2.50% 44
Yorkshire -24 493 £40,000 +3.90% 44
South West -28 480 £40,000 +1.27% 48
Scotland +30 368 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East Midlands -16 322 £39,000 -2.50% 39
Wales +13 97 £37,500 +5.63% 3
North East -9 70 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Northern Ireland -13 7 £37,500 +20.97% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £35,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, 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 10115 (100.00%) C#
2 9110 (90.06%) .NET
3 6022 (59.54%) ASP.NET
4 5726 (56.61%) MVC
5 5684 (56.19%) SQL Server
6 5083 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5020 (49.63%) JavaScript
8 4541 (44.89%) SQL
9 4101 (40.54%) HTML
10 3715 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3551 (35.11%) CSS
12 2885 (28.52%) TDD
13 2781 (27.49%) AngularJS
14 2391 (23.64%) Microsoft
15 2292 (22.66%) Finance
16 2284 (22.58%) jQuery
17 2160 (21.35%) .NET Framework
18 2133 (21.09%) Scrum
19 2099 (20.75%) WCF
20 2049 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web API
21 1808 (17.87%) WPF
22 1609 (15.91%) Web Development
23 1507 (14.90%) Web Services
24 1385 (13.69%) OO
25 1335 (13.20%) HTML5
26 1300 (12.85%) Visual Studio
27 1289 (12.74%) Degree
28 1273 (12.59%) Entity Framework
29 1238 (12.24%) T-SQL
30 1191 (11.77%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 355 (3.51%) CMS
2 348 (3.44%) IIS
3 226 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 224 (2.21%) Umbraco
5 151 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
6 132 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
7 82 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 71 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 68 (0.67%) EPiServer
10 51 (0.50%) NServiceBus
11 47 (0.46%) Apache
12 42 (0.42%) Kentico
13 28 (0.28%) Apache Spark
13 28 (0.28%) WordPress
14 26 (0.26%) DNN
15 23 (0.23%) Sitefinity
16 21 (0.21%) WebSphere
17 18 (0.18%) Documentum
18 17 (0.17%) Confluence
19 15 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 164 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 103 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 18 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (0.099%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.030%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.030%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.030%) GIMP
7 2 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.010%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.010%) Maya
8 1 (0.010%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.010%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.010%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 137 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.089%) MetaTrader
4 8 (0.079%) Movex
5 7 (0.069%) RMDS
6 6 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.059%) Summit
7 4 (0.040%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.040%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.040%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.030%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.030%) Magento
9 2 (0.020%) Endur
9 2 (0.020%) Front Arena
9 2 (0.020%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.020%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.020%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.020%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.010%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1191 (11.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 544 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 289 (2.86%) SaaS
4 85 (0.84%) GitHub
5 74 (0.73%) npm
6 47 (0.46%) PaaS
7 31 (0.31%) Google Play
8 29 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (0.24%) Office 365
10 20 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (0.17%) Sage Pay
12 14 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (0.14%) IaaS
13 13 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
14 12 (0.12%) Google Analytics
15 10 (0.099%) Azure Machine Learning
16 9 (0.089%) Amazon S3
17 7 (0.069%) Boomi
18 5 (0.049%) Dropbox
18 5 (0.049%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 216 (2.14%) Internet
2 126 (1.25%) HTTP
3 80 (0.79%) Intranet
4 57 (0.56%) Broadband
5 54 (0.53%) SMS
6 47 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 29 (0.29%) Wireless
8 23 (0.23%) ATM
9 20 (0.20%) HTTPS
10 19 (0.19%) Extranet
11 16 (0.16%) Skype
11 16 (0.16%) SSL
12 15 (0.15%) DNS
13 14 (0.14%) AMQP
14 13 (0.13%) RS-232
15 12 (0.12%) Ethernet
16 10 (0.099%) Firewall
17 4 (0.040%) SMTP
18 3 (0.030%) Bluetooth
18 3 (0.030%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5684 (56.19%) SQL Server
2 693 (6.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 545 (5.39%) NoSQL
4 476 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 461 (4.56%) Relational Database
6 410 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 408 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 383 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 344 (3.40%) MongoDB
10 265 (2.62%) MySQL
11 164 (1.62%) Redis
12 163 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
13 135 (1.33%) RDBMS
14 104 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
15 102 (1.01%) Big Data
16 92 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
17 78 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
18 69 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 68 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
20 56 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1300 (12.85%) Visual Studio
2 925 (9.14%) NUnit
3 883 (8.73%) Git (software)
4 882 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 508 (5.02%) Subversion
6 459 (4.54%) TeamCity
7 454 (4.49%) Rhino Mocks
8 390 (3.86%) Moq
9 250 (2.47%) MSTest
10 241 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
11 214 (2.12%) JIRA
12 177 (1.75%) Jenkins
13 139 (1.37%) Selenium
14 136 (1.34%) MSBuild
15 113 (1.12%) SpecFlow
16 88 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 60 (0.59%) ReSharper
18 43 (0.43%) gulp
19 42 (0.42%) NuGet
20 40 (0.40%) Jasmine
General
1 2292 (22.66%) Finance
2 783 (7.74%) Banking
3 477 (4.72%) Marketing
4 335 (3.31%) Investment Banking
5 321 (3.17%) Games
6 291 (2.88%) Retail
7 257 (2.54%) Telecoms
8 234 (2.31%) Front Office
9 190 (1.88%) Electronics
10 175 (1.73%) Manufacturing
11 140 (1.38%) Financial Institution
12 105 (1.04%) Advertising
13 104 (1.03%) Back Office
14 89 (0.88%) Legal
15 57 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 54 (0.53%) Automotive
17 46 (0.45%) Law
18 42 (0.42%) Billing
19 31 (0.31%) Music Industry
20 29 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9110 (90.06%) .NET
2 6022 (59.54%) ASP.NET
3 4101 (40.54%) HTML
4 3715 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3551 (35.11%) CSS
6 2781 (27.49%) AngularJS
7 2284 (22.58%) jQuery
8 2160 (21.35%) .NET Framework
9 2099 (20.75%) WCF
10 2049 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1808 (17.87%) WPF
12 1507 (14.90%) Web Services
13 1335 (13.20%) HTML5
14 1273 (12.59%) Entity Framework
15 855 (8.45%) XML
16 802 (7.93%) RESTful
17 797 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 759 (7.50%) Ajax
19 755 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 729 (7.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1119 (11.06%) Greenfield Project
2 832 (8.23%) Computer Science
3 444 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
4 366 (3.62%) User Experience
5 365 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 334 (3.30%) Mobile App
7 325 (3.21%) Fintech
8 237 (2.34%) Hedge funds
9 166 (1.64%) iPad
10 142 (1.40%) N-Tier
11 128 (1.27%) Equities
12 116 (1.15%) Social Network
13 114 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 111 (1.10%) Algorithms
15 110 (1.09%) Fixed Income
16 101 (1.00%) Data Structures
17 93 (0.92%) Derivative
18 83 (0.82%) Client/Server
19 72 (0.71%) Social Media
20 70 (0.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1063 (10.51%) Windows
2 265 (2.62%) Android
3 223 (2.20%) Linux
4 191 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 70 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 36 (0.36%) Unix
7 14 (0.14%) Windows 10
7 14 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 14 (0.14%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.12%) Solaris
9 12 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 11 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 11 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.089%) AIX
11 9 (0.089%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.069%) MVS
13 6 (0.059%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.040%) HPUX
15 1 (0.010%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5726 (56.61%) MVC
2 5083 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2885 (28.52%) TDD
4 2133 (21.09%) Scrum
5 1609 (15.91%) Web Development
6 1385 (13.69%) OO
7 1130 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1099 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 1045 (10.33%) BDD
10 867 (8.57%) Unit Testing
11 822 (8.13%) SDLC
12 775 (7.66%) SOLID
13 731 (7.23%) Web Application Development
14 598 (5.91%) OOP
15 549 (5.43%) Test Automation
16 548 (5.42%) Kanban
17 506 (5.00%) Multithreading
18 493 (4.87%) MVVM
19 491 (4.85%) Mentoring
20 485 (4.79%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 10115 (100.00%) C#
2 5020 (49.63%) JavaScript
3 4541 (44.89%) SQL
4 1238 (12.24%) T-SQL
5 768 (7.59%) VB.NET
6 574 (5.67%) Java
7 487 (4.81%) C++
8 371 (3.67%) TypeScript
9 326 (3.22%) Python
10 247 (2.44%) VB
11 182 (1.80%) Ruby
12 145 (1.43%) PL/SQL
13 139 (1.37%) C
13 139 (1.37%) PowerShell
14 127 (1.26%) F#
15 124 (1.23%) XAML
16 117 (1.16%) PHP
17 98 (0.97%) VBA
18 82 (0.81%) VB6
19 55 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1289 (12.74%) Degree
2 298 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 131 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 76 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 56 (0.55%) PhD
6 42 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
7 41 (0.41%) SC Cleared
8 32 (0.32%) Master's Degree
9 30 (0.30%) MCSD
10 21 (0.21%) HND
11 18 (0.18%) MCP
11 18 (0.18%) PMI Certification
12 16 (0.16%) DBS Check
13 12 (0.12%) DV Cleared
13 12 (0.12%) MCAD
13 12 (0.12%) MCTS
14 11 (0.11%) GNVQ
14 11 (0.11%) MCPD
15 4 (0.040%) ISEB
16 3 (0.030%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 289 (2.86%) QA
2 31 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 26 (0.26%) SEPA
4 11 (0.11%) SLA
5 9 (0.089%) MiFID
6 8 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.059%) Basel III
7 6 (0.059%) WAI
8 4 (0.040%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.030%) EMIR
10 2 (0.020%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.020%) GAMP
10 2 (0.020%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.020%) PMO
11 1 (0.010%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.010%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.010%) HL7
11 1 (0.010%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.010%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.010%) MISRA C
System Software
1 87 (0.86%) Docker
2 13 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.079%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.059%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.030%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.020%) vSphere
7 1 (0.010%) Firmware
7 1 (0.010%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 58 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 46 (0.45%) Puppet
3 40 (0.40%) Ansible
4 27 (0.27%) Opsview
5 15 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 10 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.089%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.059%) Control-M
9 4 (0.040%) Kibana
10 3 (0.030%) Consul
10 3 (0.030%) logstash
11 2 (0.020%) Graphite
11 2 (0.020%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.010%) Grafana
12 1 (0.010%) Nagios
12 1 (0.010%) Salt
12 1 (0.010%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.010%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.010%) WMI
Vendors
1 2391 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 507 (5.01%) Oracle
3 249 (2.46%) Xamarin
4 152 (1.50%) SAP
5 137 (1.35%) Facebook
6 123 (1.22%) Google
7 122 (1.21%) Sitecore
8 86 (0.85%) Twitter
9 82 (0.81%) Telerik
10 44 (0.43%) DevExpress
11 43 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
12 40 (0.40%) Sybase
13 39 (0.39%) Cadence
14 37 (0.37%) Bloomberg
15 33 (0.33%) Splunk
16 29 (0.29%) Adobe
17 26 (0.26%) Reuters
18 24 (0.24%) Sage
19 23 (0.23%) Infragistics
19 23 (0.23%) VMware