Period
to 3 April 2020

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 56 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 5,007 7,155 9,564
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.29% 4.83% 5.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 5.03% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4,786 6,987 9,225
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 111,244 142,264 170,799
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 95.97% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 89,184 113,522 140,102
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# Developer.

Salary trend for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# Developer over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Top 19 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 3 April 2020. 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 -5 4,744 £50,000 +2.04% 604
UK excluding London -6 3,036 £45,000 - 404
London -17 1,888 £60,000 -3.23% 221
South East +6 1,216 £45,000 - 133
North of England -15 735 £45,000 +2.27% 103
North West -2 423 £45,000 - 62
Work from Home -6 423 £45,000 - 46
Midlands -21 335 £43,500 +8.75% 64
South West +10 317 £42,500 +6.25% 35
Yorkshire -16 287 £40,000 -8.57% 30
East of England -7 264 £50,000 +5.26% 47
West Midlands -18 176 £45,000 +12.50% 31
East Midlands -7 158 £43,500 +8.75% 33
Scotland -15 96 £45,000 - 11
Northern Ireland +9 38 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Wales -38 34 £40,000 - 10
North East -33 25 £43,500 -3.33% 11
Channel Islands -1 1 £67,500 -10.00%
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 5,007 (100.00%) C#
2 4,344 (86.76%) .NET
3 2,492 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
4 2,430 (48.53%) ASP.NET
5 2,400 (47.93%) JavaScript
6 2,303 (46.00%) SQL Server
7 2,129 (42.52%) MVC
8 2,050 (40.94%) SQL
9 1,603 (32.02%) Azure
10 1,451 (28.98%) AngularJS
11 1,443 (28.82%) HTML
12 1,346 (26.88%) .NET Core
13 1,287 (25.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1,282 (25.60%) CSS
15 1,264 (25.24%) TDD
16 1,250 (24.97%) .NET Framework
17 1,035 (20.67%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1,022 (20.41%) Finance
19 1,003 (20.03%) Microsoft
20 912 (18.21%) Scrum
21 842 (16.82%) React
22 704 (14.06%) Entity Framework
23 685 (13.68%) AWS
24 655 (13.08%) jQuery
25 643 (12.84%) Microservices
26 629 (12.56%) Git (software)
27 625 (12.48%) Web Services
28 620 (12.38%) Software Engineering
29 564 (11.26%) BDD
30 562 (11.22%) Greenfield Project

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
1 195 (3.89%) Elasticsearch
2 139 (2.78%) IIS
3 85 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 84 (1.68%) CMS
5 57 (1.14%) Confluence
6 56 (1.12%) EPiServer
7 46 (0.92%) Umbraco
8 30 (0.60%) ArcGIS
9 27 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 24 (0.48%) Oracle Spatial
11 13 (0.26%) Kentico
12 11 (0.22%) Drupal
13 9 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.12%) TPMS
15 5 (0.100%) Sitefinity
16 4 (0.080%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.080%) DataSynapse
16 4 (0.080%) Jupyter
16 4 (0.080%) Mendix
16 4 (0.080%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 40 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.060%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.040%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.040%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.020%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 59 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.22%) Endur
3 4 (0.080%) Magento
3 4 (0.080%) OpenText MBPM
3 4 (0.080%) StreamServe
3 4 (0.080%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.060%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.040%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.040%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.020%) Maximo
6 1 (0.020%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.020%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.020%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.020%) Shopify
6 1 (0.020%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1,603 (32.02%) Azure
2 685 (13.68%) AWS
3 161 (3.22%) SaaS
4 93 (1.86%) PaaS
5 89 (1.78%) GitHub
6 73 (1.46%) Serverless
7 68 (1.36%) GCP
8 37 (0.74%) Azure Functions
8 37 (0.74%) IaaS
9 36 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 36 (0.72%) NuGet
10 31 (0.62%) Power Platform
11 23 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
12 19 (0.38%) npm
13 17 (0.34%) OpenShift
14 16 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
15 15 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
16 13 (0.26%) Slack
17 10 (0.20%) Office 365
18 8 (0.16%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 81 (1.62%) Internet
2 38 (0.76%) HTTP
3 22 (0.44%) Broadband
4 13 (0.26%) Intranet
5 10 (0.20%) RTP
6 7 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.080%) FTP
8 3 (0.060%) CTI
8 3 (0.060%) VoIP
9 2 (0.040%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.040%) Hyperconnected
9 2 (0.040%) Modbus
9 2 (0.040%) RFID
9 2 (0.040%) Skype
10 1 (0.020%) DOCSIS
10 1 (0.020%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.020%) LAN
10 1 (0.020%) SMTP
10 1 (0.020%) TETRA
10 1 (0.020%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,303 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 255 (5.09%) NoSQL
3 248 (4.95%) MongoDB
4 241 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 176 (3.52%) SQL Server 2016
6 173 (3.46%) MySQL
7 158 (3.16%) SQL Server 2019
8 145 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 117 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 110 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 103 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
12 85 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 76 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
14 70 (1.40%) Redis
15 46 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
16 41 (0.82%) Cosmos DB
17 40 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 33 (0.66%) GIS
19 30 (0.60%) Event Store
19 30 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 629 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 427 (8.53%) Visual Studio
3 246 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 220 (4.39%) NUnit
5 139 (2.78%) JIRA
6 136 (2.72%) TeamCity
7 135 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 125 (2.50%) Jenkins
9 65 (1.30%) Selenium
10 59 (1.18%) Moq
10 59 (1.18%) SpecFlow
11 56 (1.12%) StyleCop
12 48 (0.96%) gulp
13 46 (0.92%) Grunt
14 42 (0.84%) MSTest
15 38 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
16 35 (0.70%) Subversion
16 35 (0.70%) webpack
17 27 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 27 (0.54%) Jasmine
General
1 1,022 (20.41%) Finance
2 253 (5.05%) Banking
3 158 (3.16%) Games
4 150 (3.00%) Front Office
5 136 (2.72%) Retail
6 122 (2.44%) Marketing
7 86 (1.72%) Public Sector
8 73 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 52 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 48 (0.96%) Law
11 45 (0.90%) Investment Banking
12 35 (0.70%) Automotive
13 31 (0.62%) Back Office
13 31 (0.62%) Electronics
14 22 (0.44%) Legal
15 16 (0.32%) Publishing
16 15 (0.30%) Advertising
17 14 (0.28%) Aerospace
17 14 (0.28%) Financial Institution
18 11 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,344 (86.76%) .NET
2 2,430 (48.53%) ASP.NET
3 1,451 (28.98%) AngularJS
4 1,443 (28.82%) HTML
5 1,346 (26.88%) .NET Core
6 1,287 (25.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1,282 (25.60%) CSS
8 1,250 (24.97%) .NET Framework
9 1,035 (20.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 842 (16.82%) React
11 704 (14.06%) Entity Framework
12 655 (13.08%) jQuery
13 625 (12.48%) Web Services
14 484 (9.67%) WCF
15 441 (8.81%) RESTful
16 437 (8.73%) REST
17 413 (8.25%) WPF
18 371 (7.41%) Node.js
19 367 (7.33%) HTML5
20 338 (6.75%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 562 (11.22%) Greenfield Project
2 187 (3.73%) Hedge funds
3 184 (3.67%) User Experience
4 166 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
5 164 (3.28%) Algorithms
6 151 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
7 133 (2.66%) Data Structures
8 124 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
9 109 (2.18%) Mobile App
10 98 (1.96%) Derivative
11 72 (1.44%) Virtual Team
12 56 (1.12%) Fixed Income
13 50 (1.00%) Cloud Native
14 47 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 32 (0.64%) Client/Server
16 26 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
17 21 (0.42%) Data Centre
18 17 (0.34%) N-Tier
19 16 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
20 14 (0.28%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 479 (9.57%) Windows
2 126 (2.52%) Linux
3 72 (1.44%) Android
4 66 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 46 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 13 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
7 11 (0.22%) Unix
7 11 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.14%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.100%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.060%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.040%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.040%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.020%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,492 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
2 2,129 (42.52%) MVC
3 1,264 (25.24%) TDD
4 912 (18.21%) Scrum
5 643 (12.84%) Microservices
6 620 (12.38%) Software Engineering
7 564 (11.26%) BDD
8 507 (10.13%) Web Development
9 485 (9.69%) OO
10 480 (9.59%) DevOps
11 441 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
12 418 (8.35%) Computer Science
13 400 (7.99%) Fintech
14 399 (7.97%) Unit Testing
15 359 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
16 357 (7.13%) SOLID
17 356 (7.11%) Kanban
18 298 (5.95%) SDLC
19 295 (5.89%) Web Application Development
20 280 (5.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5,007 (100.00%) C#
2 2,400 (47.93%) JavaScript
3 2,050 (40.94%) SQL
4 468 (9.35%) TypeScript
5 453 (9.05%) T-SQL
6 336 (6.71%) VB.NET
7 300 (5.99%) Java
8 267 (5.33%) Python
9 265 (5.29%) C++
10 122 (2.44%) F#
11 100 (2.00%) C
12 85 (1.70%) VB
13 74 (1.48%) Ruby
14 72 (1.44%) PowerShell
15 60 (1.20%) R
16 50 (1.00%) VBA
17 44 (0.88%) PHP
18 31 (0.62%) VB6
18 31 (0.62%) XPath
19 29 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 498 (9.95%) Degree
2 171 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 47 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 41 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
7 14 (0.28%) Postgraduate
8 10 (0.20%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.14%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.100%) CIW
10 5 (0.100%) MCPD
11 4 (0.080%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.080%) MCAD
11 4 (0.080%) MCP
11 4 (0.080%) MCTS
12 3 (0.060%) MBCS
12 3 (0.060%) PhD
13 2 (0.040%) MCSD
13 2 (0.040%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.020%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (2.40%) QA
2 29 (0.58%) DICOM
3 17 (0.34%) GDPR
4 16 (0.32%) SLA
5 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.100%) PMO
7 4 (0.080%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.080%) MiFID
8 3 (0.060%) GxP
8 3 (0.060%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.060%) PSD2
9 2 (0.040%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.040%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.020%) HL7
System Software
1 300 (5.99%) Docker
2 4 (0.080%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.060%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.040%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.020%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 178 (3.56%) Kubernetes
2 31 (0.62%) Terraform
3 30 (0.60%) Kibana
4 27 (0.54%) Grafana
5 13 (0.26%) MIIS
6 12 (0.24%) Ansible
7 5 (0.100%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.040%) Packer
8 2 (0.040%) SCCM
9 1 (0.020%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.020%) logstash
9 1 (0.020%) Nagios
9 1 (0.020%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1,003 (20.03%) Microsoft
2 210 (4.19%) Oracle
3 107 (2.14%) Xamarin
4 77 (1.54%) SAP
5 39 (0.78%) Tableau
6 38 (0.76%) Google
7 36 (0.72%) Sitecore
8 26 (0.52%) IBM
9 24 (0.48%) ESRI
10 20 (0.40%) Sage
10 20 (0.40%) Telerik
11 19 (0.38%) Talend
12 16 (0.32%) DevExpress
12 16 (0.32%) TIBCO
13 15 (0.30%) MuleSoft
14 14 (0.28%) TOWER Software
15 13 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (0.24%) Atlassian
17 11 (0.22%) WorldPay
18 9 (0.18%) Telstra