Period
to 3 July 2020

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 3 July 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 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 61 47
Rank change year-on-year -16 -14 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 3,007 6,491 9,564
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.80% 4.43% 5.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 4.62% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,913 6,296 9,178
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 £31,588
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 75,302 140,558 170,579
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 95.90% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 60,547 112,146 138,553
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 July 2020.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Top 18 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 July 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 -14 2,862 £50,000 +5.26% 396
UK excluding London -13 1,784 £45,000 - 323
London -22 1,168 £60,250 +0.42% 99
South East -3 695 £46,500 +3.33% 73
North of England -13 457 £45,000 +3.45% 120
Work from Home -13 277 £45,000 -5.26% 79
North West -6 267 £45,000 +5.88% 70
Midlands -12 215 £41,875 +2.13% 45
East of England +15 183 £47,500 - 33
Yorkshire -9 165 £40,000 -9.09% 39
South West -40 140 £42,250 -0.59% 25
West Midlands -23 112 £46,250 +8.82% 20
East Midlands -4 102 £40,000 - 25
Scotland +13 63 £45,000 - 14
North East -6 25 £36,250 -19.44% 11
Wales -22 18 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Northern Ireland +15 13 £50,000 - 2
Channel Islands -4 1 £67,500 -10.00%

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3,007 (100.00%) C#
2 2,595 (86.30%) .NET
3 1,532 (50.95%) Agile Software Development
4 1,434 (47.69%) JavaScript
5 1,397 (46.46%) ASP.NET
6 1,342 (44.63%) SQL Server
7 1,208 (40.17%) MVC
8 1,167 (38.81%) SQL
9 1,072 (35.65%) Azure
10 952 (31.66%) .NET Core
11 864 (28.73%) AngularJS
12 811 (26.97%) HTML
13 807 (26.84%) TDD
14 802 (26.67%) .NET Framework
15 720 (23.94%) CSS
16 712 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
17 665 (22.12%) Microsoft
18 598 (19.89%) ASP.NET Web API
19 596 (19.82%) Finance
20 585 (19.45%) Scrum
21 563 (18.72%) React
22 482 (16.03%) Microservices
23 469 (15.60%) Entity Framework
24 455 (15.13%) AWS
25 398 (13.24%) Software Engineering
26 385 (12.80%) jQuery
27 372 (12.37%) Git (software)
28 366 (12.17%) Greenfield Project
29 348 (11.57%) BDD
30 346 (11.51%) TypeScript

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
1 153 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
2 93 (3.09%) IIS
3 60 (2.00%) CMS
4 51 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 41 (1.36%) Confluence
6 38 (1.26%) EPiServer
7 22 (0.73%) Umbraco
8 20 (0.67%) ArcGIS
9 15 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (0.43%) Oracle Spatial
12 8 (0.27%) Drupal
13 6 (0.20%) Kentico
14 5 (0.17%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.13%) DataSynapse
15 4 (0.13%) Mendix
15 4 (0.13%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.100%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.100%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.100%) Jupyter
Applications
1 28 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.20%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.067%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 41 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.13%) Magento
2 4 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
2 4 (0.13%) StreamServe
3 3 (0.100%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.100%) Maximo
4 2 (0.067%) Endur
4 2 (0.067%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.033%) ProductWriter
5 1 (0.033%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.033%) Shopify
5 1 (0.033%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1,072 (35.65%) Azure
2 455 (15.13%) AWS
3 116 (3.86%) SaaS
4 59 (1.96%) GCP
5 48 (1.60%) PaaS
6 46 (1.53%) GitHub
7 44 (1.46%) Serverless
8 33 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
10 23 (0.76%) Azure Functions
10 23 (0.76%) NuGet
11 20 (0.67%) IaaS
11 20 (0.67%) Power Platform
12 18 (0.60%) OpenShift
13 12 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
13 12 (0.40%) CloudBees
14 10 (0.33%) Office 365
15 9 (0.30%) Slack
16 7 (0.23%) Firebase
16 7 (0.23%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.80%) Internet
2 39 (1.30%) HTTP
3 13 (0.43%) Skype
4 9 (0.30%) Broadband
5 6 (0.20%) RTP
6 5 (0.17%) CTI
6 5 (0.17%) Intranet
6 5 (0.17%) VoIP
7 4 (0.13%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.100%) FTP
8 3 (0.100%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.033%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.033%) DHCP
9 1 (0.033%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.033%) Firewall
9 1 (0.033%) Network Security
9 1 (0.033%) RFID
9 1 (0.033%) SMS
9 1 (0.033%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,342 (44.63%) SQL Server
2 211 (7.02%) MongoDB
3 157 (5.22%) SQL Server 2019
4 146 (4.86%) Relational Database
5 137 (4.56%) NoSQL
6 88 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 80 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 68 (2.26%) MySQL
9 55 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
10 54 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 46 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
12 45 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
13 43 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 39 (1.30%) Redis
14 39 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
15 27 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
16 24 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (0.73%) GIS
17 22 (0.73%) SQL Server 2017
18 21 (0.70%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 372 (12.37%) Git (software)
2 240 (7.98%) Visual Studio
3 160 (5.32%) NUnit
4 125 (4.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 100 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 90 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
7 87 (2.89%) JIRA
8 85 (2.83%) Jenkins
9 67 (2.23%) Selenium
10 62 (2.06%) SpecFlow
11 57 (1.90%) Moq
12 51 (1.70%) MSTest
13 37 (1.23%) StyleCop
14 27 (0.90%) gulp
14 27 (0.90%) Subversion
15 24 (0.80%) Grunt
16 22 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
17 21 (0.70%) ReSharper
18 19 (0.63%) PowerBuilder
19 15 (0.50%) Jasmine
General
1 596 (19.82%) Finance
2 122 (4.06%) Banking
3 101 (3.36%) Games
4 95 (3.16%) Front Office
5 65 (2.16%) Retail
6 50 (1.66%) Law
7 46 (1.53%) Marketing
8 45 (1.50%) Public Sector
9 22 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 21 (0.70%) Automotive
11 18 (0.60%) Back Office
12 17 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.53%) Telecoms
14 11 (0.37%) Police
15 10 (0.33%) Electronics
16 9 (0.30%) Advertising
17 7 (0.23%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.20%) Publishing
19 5 (0.17%) Aerospace
20 4 (0.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,595 (86.30%) .NET
2 1,397 (46.46%) ASP.NET
3 952 (31.66%) .NET Core
4 864 (28.73%) AngularJS
5 811 (26.97%) HTML
6 802 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 720 (23.94%) CSS
8 712 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 598 (19.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 563 (18.72%) React
11 469 (15.60%) Entity Framework
12 385 (12.80%) jQuery
13 320 (10.64%) Web Services
14 304 (10.11%) REST
15 253 (8.41%) WPF
16 244 (8.11%) Node.js
17 239 (7.95%) WCF
18 234 (7.78%) Vue.js
19 216 (7.18%) RESTful
20 215 (7.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 366 (12.17%) Greenfield Project
2 129 (4.29%) Hedge funds
3 127 (4.22%) User Experience
4 115 (3.82%) Algorithms
5 94 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 92 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
7 85 (2.83%) Data Structures
8 65 (2.16%) Mobile App
9 60 (2.00%) Derivative
10 46 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
11 41 (1.36%) Fixed Income
12 37 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 32 (1.06%) Cloud Native
14 27 (0.90%) Client/Server
15 24 (0.80%) Virtual Team
16 15 (0.50%) N-Tier
16 15 (0.50%) Private Cloud
17 13 (0.43%) Data Centre
17 13 (0.43%) Equity Derivative
18 10 (0.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 281 (9.34%) Windows
2 96 (3.19%) Linux
3 44 (1.46%) Apple iOS
4 42 (1.40%) Android
5 18 (0.60%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (0.23%) Unix
8 5 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.033%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.033%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,532 (50.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1,208 (40.17%) MVC
3 807 (26.84%) TDD
4 585 (19.45%) Scrum
5 482 (16.03%) Microservices
6 398 (13.24%) Software Engineering
7 348 (11.57%) BDD
8 325 (10.81%) OO
9 324 (10.77%) DevOps
10 318 (10.58%) Web Development
11 288 (9.58%) Fintech
12 261 (8.68%) Kanban
13 259 (8.61%) Problem-Solving
14 247 (8.21%) Computer Science
15 246 (8.18%) Unit Testing
16 229 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
17 192 (6.39%) SOLID
18 185 (6.15%) Test Automation
19 182 (6.05%) OOP
19 182 (6.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3,007 (100.00%) C#
2 1,434 (47.69%) JavaScript
3 1,167 (38.81%) SQL
4 346 (11.51%) TypeScript
5 233 (7.75%) T-SQL
6 189 (6.29%) C++
7 185 (6.15%) Python
8 173 (5.75%) Java
9 140 (4.66%) VB.NET
10 73 (2.43%) F#
11 64 (2.13%) C
12 49 (1.63%) R
13 44 (1.46%) PowerShell
13 44 (1.46%) VB
14 30 (1.00%) VBA
15 25 (0.83%) PHP
16 20 (0.67%) XPath
17 18 (0.60%) VB6
18 16 (0.53%) Erlang
18 16 (0.53%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 324 (10.77%) Degree
2 94 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 85 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 35 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.20%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.17%) CIW
8 5 (0.17%) MCPD
8 5 (0.17%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.100%) MBCS
9 3 (0.100%) MCSD
10 2 (0.067%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.033%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.033%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.033%) HND
11 1 (0.033%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.033%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.033%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.033%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (2.99%) QA
2 11 (0.37%) DICOM
3 7 (0.23%) GDPR
4 5 (0.17%) MiFID
4 5 (0.17%) SLA
5 4 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.067%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.067%) PMO
7 1 (0.033%) GxP
7 1 (0.033%) HL7
7 1 (0.033%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 227 (7.55%) Docker
2 6 (0.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.067%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.033%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.033%) LXC
Systems Management
1 156 (5.19%) Kubernetes
2 21 (0.70%) Terraform
3 18 (0.60%) Grafana
4 17 (0.57%) Kibana
5 10 (0.33%) Ansible
6 3 (0.100%) MIIS
7 2 (0.067%) logstash
8 1 (0.033%) Control-M
8 1 (0.033%) Mesos
8 1 (0.033%) Nagios
8 1 (0.033%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.033%) Packer
8 1 (0.033%) Puppet
8 1 (0.033%) Rancher
8 1 (0.033%) WSUS
Vendors
1 665 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 117 (3.89%) Oracle
3 59 (1.96%) Xamarin
4 44 (1.46%) Google
5 42 (1.40%) SAP
6 32 (1.06%) IBM
7 20 (0.67%) Sitecore
8 17 (0.57%) Tableau
9 16 (0.53%) Sage
9 16 (0.53%) Telerik
9 16 (0.53%) TIBCO
10 13 (0.43%) ESRI
11 12 (0.40%) Talend
12 10 (0.33%) Apple
12 10 (0.33%) MuleSoft
12 10 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.30%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.30%) DevExpress
13 9 (0.30%) VMware
14 8 (0.27%) Solace