Period
to 6 May 2021

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 6 May 2021.

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
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 115 66 62
Rank change year-on-year -49 -4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 2,512 4,204 6,830
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.85% 4.12% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 4.32% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,213 3,737 6,148
10th Percentile £32,600 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 81,772 97,376 141,089
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.84% 95.32% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63,439 79,050 113,190
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 6 May 2021.

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 6 May 2021. 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 -43 2,327 £50,000 - 611
UK excluding London -31 1,588 £47,500 +5.56% 448
London -61 794 £70,000 +12.00% 201
Work from Home -28 674 £47,500 +5.56% 217
South East -19 572 £50,000 +11.11% 108
North of England -53 333 £45,000 - 134
Midlands -4 278 £45,000 +5.88% 94
South West -31 191 £42,000 -1.18% 33
East Midlands +8 157 £47,500 +11.76% 55
Yorkshire -47 141 £45,000 +12.50% 31
East of England -16 139 £49,500 -1.00% 41
North West -69 129 £45,500 +1.11% 90
West Midlands -21 120 £45,000 - 38
North East +50 63 £42,500 - 13
Scotland -42 45 £46,250 +2.78% 20
Wales +32 29 £32,500 -23.53% 12
Northern Ireland -17 1 £55,000 +10.00% 6

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2021, 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 2,512 (100.00%) C#
2 2,215 (88.18%) .NET
3 1,268 (50.48%) SQL
4 1,190 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 1,106 (44.03%) Azure
6 1,103 (43.91%) Agile Software Development
7 1,059 (42.16%) .NET Core
8 1,021 (40.64%) SQL Server
9 858 (34.16%) MVC
10 767 (30.53%) ASP.NET
11 705 (28.07%) CSS
12 630 (25.08%) HTML
13 593 (23.61%) DevOps
14 586 (23.33%) AngularJS
15 563 (22.41%) .NET Framework
16 513 (20.42%) React
17 502 (19.98%) Software Engineering
18 478 (19.03%) Microsoft
19 473 (18.83%) Microservices
20 469 (18.67%) Finance
21 457 (18.19%) TDD
22 405 (16.12%) Scrum
23 389 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
24 375 (14.93%) T-SQL
25 363 (14.45%) jQuery
26 356 (14.17%) Web Services
26 356 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
27 352 (14.01%) AWS
28 318 (12.66%) Social Skills
29 303 (12.06%) OO

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
1 127 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 71 (2.83%) IIS
3 69 (2.75%) CMS
4 38 (1.51%) Umbraco
5 25 (1.00%) Confluence
6 24 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.60%) EPiServer
8 12 (0.48%) Apache
8 12 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (0.44%) Kentico
10 9 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.24%) nginx
12 4 (0.16%) OnBase
12 4 (0.16%) OpenROAD
13 3 (0.12%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.12%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.12%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.040%) Mendix
14 1 (0.040%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.040%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.52%) Chatbot
3 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.080%) InVision
4 2 (0.080%) Simulink
4 2 (0.080%) Sketch
5 1 (0.040%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 99 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.44%) Summit
3 9 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.20%) FINCAD Analytics
5 3 (0.12%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.12%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.040%) Maximo
7 1 (0.040%) MoSes
7 1 (0.040%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.040%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.040%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.040%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,106 (44.03%) Azure
2 352 (14.01%) AWS
3 167 (6.65%) Azure Service Bus
4 144 (5.73%) SaaS
5 130 (5.18%) Serverless
6 108 (4.30%) Azure Functions
7 107 (4.26%) Azure App Service
8 103 (4.10%) Azure Service Fabric
9 102 (4.06%) Azure Active Directory
10 101 (4.02%) PaaS
11 77 (3.07%) GCP
12 76 (3.03%) Azure Storage
13 67 (2.67%) Azure Key Vault
14 51 (2.03%) Power Platform
15 47 (1.87%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 30 (1.19%) GitHub
17 27 (1.07%) NuGet
18 22 (0.88%) Azure Event Grid
19 19 (0.76%) Azure Logic Apps
19 19 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.00%) HTTP
2 14 (0.56%) Internet
3 6 (0.24%) Skype
3 6 (0.24%) SMTP
4 5 (0.20%) RTP
5 4 (0.16%) FTP
5 4 (0.16%) H.323
5 4 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.12%) Multicast
7 2 (0.080%) AMQP
7 2 (0.080%) MQTT
7 2 (0.080%) SSH
7 2 (0.080%) VoIP
8 1 (0.040%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.040%) RFID
8 1 (0.040%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,021 (40.64%) SQL Server
2 149 (5.93%) NoSQL
3 91 (3.62%) MongoDB
4 88 (3.50%) Relational Database
5 57 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
6 52 (2.07%) Big Data
7 40 (1.59%) Power BI
7 40 (1.59%) Redis
8 35 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (1.19%) MySQL
10 28 (1.11%) SQL Server 2017
11 26 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (1.00%) GIS
13 23 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
14 22 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (0.72%) SQLPlus
16 16 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 243 (9.67%) Git (software)
2 191 (7.60%) Visual Studio
3 150 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 141 (5.61%) Visual Studio Team System
5 112 (4.46%) TeamCity
6 101 (4.02%) NUnit
7 84 (3.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 59 (2.35%) Jenkins
9 55 (2.19%) Selenium
10 41 (1.63%) JIRA
11 28 (1.11%) Subversion
12 27 (1.07%) Moq
13 26 (1.04%) SpecFlow
14 20 (0.80%) Cypress.io
14 20 (0.80%) Grunt
14 20 (0.80%) webpack
15 17 (0.68%) Storybook
16 15 (0.60%) MSTest
16 15 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
17 12 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 469 (18.67%) Finance
2 318 (12.66%) Social Skills
3 141 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (3.94%) Front Office
5 66 (2.63%) Marketing
6 55 (2.19%) Law
7 52 (2.07%) Banking
8 50 (1.99%) Games
8 50 (1.99%) Retail
9 29 (1.15%) Public Sector
10 24 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 23 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 16 (0.64%) Back Office
12 16 (0.64%) Electronics
12 16 (0.64%) Legal
12 16 (0.64%) Organisational Skills
12 16 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (0.64%) Presentation Skills
12 16 (0.64%) Publishing
13 15 (0.60%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,215 (88.18%) .NET
2 1,059 (42.16%) .NET Core
3 767 (30.53%) ASP.NET
4 705 (28.07%) CSS
5 630 (25.08%) HTML
6 586 (23.33%) AngularJS
7 563 (22.41%) .NET Framework
8 513 (20.42%) React
9 389 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 363 (14.45%) jQuery
11 356 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 356 (14.17%) Web Services
12 293 (11.66%) Entity Framework
13 255 (10.15%) REST
14 199 (7.92%) RESTful
15 189 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 143 (5.69%) Vue.js
17 141 (5.61%) WCF
18 136 (5.41%) HTML5
19 126 (5.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 231 (9.20%) Greenfield Project
2 107 (4.26%) User Experience
3 88 (3.50%) N-Tier
3 88 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
4 81 (3.22%) Hedge funds
5 52 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
5 52 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 50 (1.99%) Derivative
7 44 (1.75%) Reinsurance
8 42 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 41 (1.63%) Algorithms
10 40 (1.59%) Equities
11 24 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 18 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 18 (0.72%) NHS
13 16 (0.64%) Fixed Income
14 15 (0.60%) Public Cloud
14 15 (0.60%) Wiki
15 12 (0.48%) Cloud Native
15 12 (0.48%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 120 (4.78%) Windows
2 93 (3.70%) Linux
3 27 (1.07%) Android
4 24 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 16 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.40%) Unix
7 9 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.12%) VMS
11 2 (0.080%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,103 (43.91%) Agile Software Development
2 858 (34.16%) MVC
3 593 (23.61%) DevOps
4 502 (19.98%) Software Engineering
5 473 (18.83%) Microservices
6 457 (18.19%) TDD
7 405 (16.12%) Scrum
8 303 (12.06%) OO
8 303 (12.06%) Test Automation
9 270 (10.75%) SOLID
10 257 (10.23%) SDLC
11 229 (9.12%) Mentoring
12 222 (8.84%) Web Development
13 221 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
14 218 (8.68%) Unit Testing
15 169 (6.73%) Fintech
16 165 (6.57%) BDD
17 158 (6.29%) Problem-Solving
18 156 (6.21%) Computer Science
19 134 (5.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,512 (100.00%) C#
2 1,268 (50.48%) SQL
3 1,190 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 375 (14.93%) T-SQL
5 192 (7.64%) TypeScript
6 158 (6.29%) Python
7 144 (5.73%) PowerShell
8 120 (4.78%) C++
9 89 (3.54%) Java
10 85 (3.38%) VB.NET
11 38 (1.51%) VBA
12 29 (1.15%) VB
13 27 (1.07%) F#
14 25 (1.00%) C
15 19 (0.76%) Ruby
16 18 (0.72%) PHP
17 17 (0.68%) Bash Shell
18 16 (0.64%) XAML
19 15 (0.60%) PL/SQL
20 13 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 301 (11.98%) Degree
2 99 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 48 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.52%) HNC
7 11 (0.44%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
9 8 (0.32%) PhD
10 4 (0.16%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.16%) HND
11 2 (0.080%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.080%) MCSD
11 2 (0.080%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.040%) CFA
12 1 (0.040%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.040%) ISEB
12 1 (0.040%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (2.99%) QA
2 10 (0.40%) GRC
3 5 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (0.20%) EMIR
3 5 (0.20%) MiFID
4 4 (0.16%) SLA
5 3 (0.12%) WCAG
6 2 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.040%) GDPR
System Software
1 297 (11.82%) Docker
2 26 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.28%) Firmware
4 4 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.040%) LXC
Systems Management
1 244 (9.71%) Kubernetes
2 128 (5.10%) Terraform
3 65 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.52%) Ansible
4 13 (0.52%) Kibana
5 11 (0.44%) MIIS
6 6 (0.24%) HP Fortify
7 5 (0.20%) Grafana
8 4 (0.16%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.12%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.080%) logstash
10 2 (0.080%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.040%) Marathon
Vendors
1 478 (19.03%) Microsoft
2 89 (3.54%) Nintex
3 75 (2.99%) Oracle
4 43 (1.71%) Xamarin
5 29 (1.15%) Sage
6 26 (1.04%) Google
7 23 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (0.92%) VMware
8 17 (0.68%) Charles River
8 17 (0.68%) Telerik
9 15 (0.60%) Atlassian
9 15 (0.60%) DevExpress
10 13 (0.52%) SAP
11 9 (0.36%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.36%) Xceptor
12 8 (0.32%) Blue Prism
13 6 (0.24%) Databricks
13 6 (0.24%) HP
14 4 (0.16%) Apple
14 4 (0.16%) Progress