The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
UK
Rank 31 33 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 5249 6467 7181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.18% 6.28% 6.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.42% 6.52% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4872 5991 6725
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured C# Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Developer in the UK

C# Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 4987 £45,000 - 765
London -8 1809 £57,500 +4.54% 261
South East -5 1019 £42,500 -3.40% 124
North West -2 443 £39,000 -2.50% 66
East of England +5 437 £42,500 -5.55% 78
Yorkshire -1 400 £40,000 +6.66% 61
West Midlands +17 318 £40,000 +6.66% 58
South West -3 300 £40,000 +6.66% 50
West Yorkshire -1 265 £40,000 +6.66% 32
East Midlands +6 226 £37,500 -6.25% 58
Manchester -16 223 £40,000 -5.88% 29
City of London -6 222 £57,500 -4.16% 46
Hertfordshire +25 201 £45,000 - 23
Hampshire -2 193 £40,000 -3.61% 30
Surrey -19 159 £52,500 +10.52% 17
Leeds +7 155 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Buckinghamshire +4 137 £42,750 -5.00% 14
Scotland +9 132 £35,000 -12.50% 22
Cheshire +20 131 £40,000 +14.28% 23
Nottinghamshire +7 126 £40,000 - 18
Bristol -5 122 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Oxfordshire -6 121 £40,000 +3.89% 24
Berkshire -19 120 £45,000 +5.88% 12
West Sussex +2 114 £45,000 - 14
Cambridgeshire -4 108 £52,500 +16.66% 31
Birmingham +24 106 £40,000 +3.22% 16
Milton Keynes +2 91 £45,000 - 7
Nottingham +2 90 £40,000 - 10
North Yorkshire +5 85 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Cambridge -6 84 £55,000 +22.22% 24

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 10746 (100.00%) C#
2 9683 (90.11%) .NET
3 6400 (59.56%) ASP.NET
4 5932 (55.20%) MVC
5 5876 (54.68%) SQL Server
6 5534 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5153 (47.95%) JavaScript
8 4709 (43.82%) SQL
9 4537 (42.22%) HTML
10 3823 (35.58%) CSS
11 3820 (35.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3016 (28.07%) TDD
13 2682 (24.96%) AngularJS
14 2576 (23.97%) Finance
15 2442 (22.72%) Microsoft
16 2416 (22.48%) .NET Framework
17 2334 (21.72%) WCF
18 2240 (20.84%) Scrum
19 2221 (20.67%) jQuery
20 2010 (18.70%) ASP.NET Web API
21 1857 (17.28%) WPF
22 1851 (17.23%) Web Development
23 1659 (15.44%) HTML5
24 1620 (15.08%) OO
25 1574 (14.65%) Web Services
26 1474 (13.72%) Entity Framework
27 1451 (13.50%) Degree
28 1293 (12.03%) Visual Studio
29 1253 (11.66%) Software Engineering
30 1205 (11.21%) T-SQL

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 447 (4.16%) CMS
2 407 (3.79%) IIS
3 322 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 261 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
5 220 (2.05%) Umbraco
6 139 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
7 115 (1.07%) EPiServer
8 99 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 79 (0.74%) NServiceBus
10 76 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
11 63 (0.59%) Apache Spark
12 48 (0.45%) Apache Solr
13 43 (0.40%) Apache
14 39 (0.36%) Confluence
15 38 (0.35%) WebSphere
16 30 (0.28%) Tomcat
17 29 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 27 (0.25%) Jetty
18 27 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
19 21 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 993 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 64 (0.60%) MS Office
3 26 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.10%) Fireworks
6 10 (0.093%) Chatbot
7 8 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.056%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.028%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.019%) Autodesk Inventor
10 2 (0.019%) MS Project
10 2 (0.019%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.019%) Revit
11 1 (0.009%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 98 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.065%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.056%) Adobe Campaign
7 5 (0.047%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.047%) Movex
8 3 (0.028%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.028%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.028%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.019%) Eze OMS
9 2 (0.019%) Magento
9 2 (0.019%) nopCommerce
9 2 (0.019%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.019%) RMDS
9 2 (0.019%) StreamServe
9 2 (0.019%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.009%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.009%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1039 (9.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 531 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
3 311 (2.89%) SaaS
4 94 (0.87%) GitHub
5 61 (0.57%) Office 365
6 46 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (0.30%) Google Play
8 29 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (0.21%) PaaS
10 22 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 17 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (0.11%) Google Analytics
13 9 (0.084%) IaaS
13 9 (0.084%) Sage Pay
14 8 (0.074%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (0.065%) Asana
16 5 (0.047%) Amazon S3
17 4 (0.037%) Force.com
18 3 (0.028%) Amazon CloudSearch
18 3 (0.028%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 230 (2.14%) Internet
2 140 (1.30%) HTTP
3 85 (0.79%) Intranet
4 35 (0.33%) Broadband
5 32 (0.30%) Skype
6 28 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 23 (0.21%) DNS
8 11 (0.10%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.10%) Wireshark
9 9 (0.084%) Firewall
9 9 (0.084%) SMTP
10 8 (0.074%) LDAP
10 8 (0.074%) RS-232
10 8 (0.074%) Wireless
11 7 (0.065%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.056%) SSL
13 5 (0.047%) SMS
14 4 (0.037%) 3G
14 4 (0.037%) Bluetooth
14 4 (0.037%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5876 (54.68%) SQL Server
2 745 (6.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 688 (6.40%) NoSQL
4 471 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 470 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 410 (3.82%) MongoDB
7 402 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 391 (3.64%) Relational Database
9 333 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 301 (2.80%) Big Data
11 284 (2.64%) MySQL
12 234 (2.18%) Redis
13 135 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 132 (1.23%) RDBMS
15 116 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
16 112 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 87 (0.81%) Hadoop
18 72 (0.67%) Couchbase
19 65 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
20 58 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1293 (12.03%) Visual Studio
2 972 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 912 (8.49%) Git (software)
4 836 (7.78%) NUnit
5 536 (4.99%) Subversion
6 463 (4.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 416 (3.87%) Moq
8 387 (3.60%) TeamCity
9 281 (2.61%) JIRA
10 257 (2.39%) MSTest
11 214 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 207 (1.93%) Selenium
13 148 (1.38%) Jenkins
14 136 (1.27%) SpecFlow
15 84 (0.78%) MSBuild
16 80 (0.74%) Jasmine
17 77 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 73 (0.68%) Grunt
19 55 (0.51%) Bitbucket
19 55 (0.51%) NuGet
General
1 2576 (23.97%) Finance
2 1025 (9.54%) Banking
3 359 (3.34%) Investment Banking
4 346 (3.22%) Marketing
5 283 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 259 (2.41%) Retail
7 233 (2.17%) Games
8 208 (1.94%) Front Office
9 161 (1.50%) Advertising
10 96 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 84 (0.78%) Back Office
12 80 (0.74%) Legal
13 68 (0.63%) Electronics
13 68 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 60 (0.56%) Automotive
15 38 (0.35%) Publishing
16 31 (0.29%) Military
17 30 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 28 (0.26%) Music Industry
19 22 (0.20%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9683 (90.11%) .NET
2 6400 (59.56%) ASP.NET
3 4537 (42.22%) HTML
4 3823 (35.58%) CSS
5 3820 (35.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2682 (24.96%) AngularJS
7 2416 (22.48%) .NET Framework
8 2334 (21.72%) WCF
9 2221 (20.67%) jQuery
10 2010 (18.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1857 (17.28%) WPF
12 1659 (15.44%) HTML5
13 1574 (14.65%) Web Services
14 1474 (13.72%) Entity Framework
15 1107 (10.30%) XML
16 925 (8.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 847 (7.88%) WinForms
18 782 (7.28%) CSS3
19 757 (7.04%) Ajax
20 702 (6.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 823 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 554 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
3 429 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
4 428 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 352 (3.28%) Hedge funds
6 298 (2.77%) User Experience
7 277 (2.58%) Fintech
8 182 (1.69%) iPad
9 133 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 132 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 107 (1.00%) Derivative
12 104 (0.97%) Fixed Income
13 103 (0.96%) N-Tier
14 97 (0.90%) Social Network
15 94 (0.87%) Data Structures
16 82 (0.76%) Equities
17 76 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 66 (0.61%) Blog
19 58 (0.54%) Tandem
20 54 (0.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1169 (10.88%) Windows
2 334 (3.11%) Android
3 255 (2.37%) Apple iOS
4 230 (2.14%) Linux
5 153 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 54 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (0.48%) Unix
8 24 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (0.20%) Solaris
10 19 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 15 (0.14%) Windows 10
12 12 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.10%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.093%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.074%) MVS
16 7 (0.065%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 7 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.056%) AIX
17 6 (0.056%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.028%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5932 (55.20%) MVC
2 5534 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3016 (28.07%) TDD
4 2240 (20.84%) Scrum
5 1851 (17.23%) Web Development
6 1620 (15.08%) OO
7 1253 (11.66%) Software Engineering
8 1056 (9.83%) BDD
9 1045 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
10 867 (8.07%) SDLC
11 858 (7.98%) Unit Testing
12 708 (6.59%) SOLID
13 691 (6.43%) OOP
14 640 (5.96%) Web Application Development
15 597 (5.56%) Multithreading
16 571 (5.31%) E-Commerce
17 547 (5.09%) MVVM
18 543 (5.05%) Kanban
19 511 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
20 501 (4.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10746 (100.00%) C#
2 5153 (47.95%) JavaScript
3 4709 (43.82%) SQL
4 1205 (11.21%) T-SQL
5 784 (7.30%) VB.NET
6 762 (7.09%) Java
7 649 (6.04%) C++
8 376 (3.50%) Python
9 371 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 257 (2.39%) VB
11 256 (2.38%) Ruby
12 156 (1.45%) PowerShell
13 155 (1.44%) F#
14 148 (1.38%) C
15 144 (1.34%) VBA
16 143 (1.33%) PHP
17 117 (1.09%) PL/SQL
18 111 (1.03%) XPath
19 107 (1.00%) XAML
20 62 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 1451 (13.50%) Degree
2 150 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 93 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 49 (0.46%) PhD
5 43 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 38 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 22 (0.20%) MCSD
8 15 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.14%) MCP
9 14 (0.13%) MCTS
10 8 (0.074%) HND
10 8 (0.074%) ISEB
11 7 (0.065%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.056%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.047%) MCPD
14 4 (0.037%) APMG
14 4 (0.037%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (0.037%) MCSE
14 4 (0.037%) PMP
15 2 (0.019%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (2.91%) QA
2 21 (0.20%) Basel III
3 19 (0.18%) MiFID
3 19 (0.18%) SDET
4 17 (0.16%) WAI
5 16 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.15%) SLA
6 14 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.10%) ISO 14001
8 9 (0.084%) HL7
9 4 (0.037%) SEPA
9 4 (0.037%) WCAG
10 3 (0.028%) EMIR
11 2 (0.019%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.019%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.009%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.009%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 123 (1.14%) Docker
2 29 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.093%) Firmware
3 10 (0.093%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.056%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.047%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.028%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.009%) HDFS
7 1 (0.009%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.009%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 98 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 86 (0.80%) Puppet
3 48 (0.45%) Ansible
4 25 (0.23%) Graphite
5 24 (0.22%) Grafana
6 22 (0.20%) Kibana
7 21 (0.20%) logstash
8 17 (0.16%) Control-M
9 16 (0.15%) Salt
10 6 (0.056%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.019%) SCCM
12 1 (0.009%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.009%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.009%) Mesos
12 1 (0.009%) MOM
12 1 (0.009%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2442 (22.72%) Microsoft
2 417 (3.88%) Oracle
3 299 (2.78%) Xamarin
4 163 (1.52%) Sitecore
5 135 (1.26%) Facebook
6 129 (1.20%) Google
7 76 (0.71%) Twitter
8 61 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
9 55 (0.51%) Telerik
10 50 (0.47%) SAP
11 28 (0.26%) DevExpress
12 26 (0.24%) Adobe
13 25 (0.23%) IBM
13 25 (0.23%) Perforce
14 24 (0.22%) Infragistics
15 21 (0.20%) PayPal
16 20 (0.19%) Bloomberg
17 18 (0.17%) Sybase
18 16 (0.15%) Tableau
19 14 (0.13%) Intel
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £40k per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Reco Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Reco Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Oscar
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday