Period
to 23 September 2020

The median annual salary for a C# Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 67 44
Rank change year-on-year -22 -23 0
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Developer 1,674 5,750 8,711
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.39% 4.11% 5.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 4.29% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,677 5,554 8,442
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +4.82%

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 46,861 134,077 158,753
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 95.77% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38,279 106,766 127,890
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 23 September 2020.

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 23 September 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 -26 1,581 £50,000 +4.17% 465
UK excluding London -15 1,022 £47,500 +5.56% 336
London -33 605 £62,500 +4.17% 146
South East -10 345 £50,000 +11.11% 66
North of England -14 304 £45,000 - 99
Work from Home -10 235 £47,500 - 84
North West -4 201 £47,500 +5.56% 64
Midlands +13 148 £42,500 - 74
East of England +9 93 £47,500 - 40
East Midlands +12 80 £42,500 - 39
South West -42 73 £42,500 -5.56% 38
West Midlands 0 68 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Yorkshire -34 65 £42,500 - 27
Scotland +18 44 £47,500 +5.56% 10
North East +21 38 £35,000 -25.53% 8
Wales +10 9 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Northern Ireland +11 8 £50,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1,674 (100.00%) C#
2 1,467 (87.63%) .NET
3 845 (50.48%) SQL Server
4 842 (50.30%) Agile Software Development
5 797 (47.61%) ASP.NET
6 763 (45.58%) JavaScript
7 682 (40.74%) MVC
8 648 (38.71%) SQL
9 608 (36.32%) .NET Core
10 607 (36.26%) Azure
11 508 (30.35%) AngularJS
12 503 (30.05%) HTML
13 488 (29.15%) TDD
14 478 (28.55%) .NET Framework
15 458 (27.36%) CSS
16 454 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 435 (25.99%) ASP.NET Web API
18 427 (25.51%) Microsoft
19 342 (20.43%) Finance
20 324 (19.35%) Scrum
21 298 (17.80%) Entity Framework
22 296 (17.68%) Microservices
23 283 (16.91%) React
24 272 (16.25%) DevOps
25 247 (14.76%) OO
26 246 (14.70%) Software Engineering
27 244 (14.58%) jQuery
28 240 (14.34%) Git (software)
29 233 (13.92%) Web Development
30 224 (13.38%) BDD

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 72 (4.30%) IIS
2 55 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (2.15%) Confluence
4 35 (2.09%) CMS
5 23 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 13 (0.78%) Apache Spark
7 12 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (0.66%) EPiServer
9 7 (0.42%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.36%) Apache
10 6 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.30%) Kentico
11 5 (0.30%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.24%) DNN
13 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.12%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.12%) Drupal
14 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.060%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 34 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.18%) Maximo
4 2 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.12%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.060%) Endur
5 1 (0.060%) ProductWriter
5 1 (0.060%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.060%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.060%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.060%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 607 (36.26%) Azure
2 217 (12.96%) AWS
3 60 (3.58%) SaaS
4 36 (2.15%) GCP
5 34 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
7 22 (1.31%) GitHub
8 20 (1.19%) Serverless
9 16 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
9 16 (0.96%) NuGet
10 12 (0.72%) Power Platform
10 12 (0.72%) Slack
11 11 (0.66%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.54%) CloudBees
12 9 (0.54%) npm
13 8 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (0.42%) Azure Functions
14 7 (0.42%) PaaS
15 5 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.30%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.27%) HTTP
2 22 (1.31%) Skype
3 20 (1.19%) Internet
4 4 (0.24%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.18%) CTI
5 3 (0.18%) VoIP
6 2 (0.12%) DNS
6 2 (0.12%) Intranet
6 2 (0.12%) SSL
6 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.060%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.060%) DHCP
7 1 (0.060%) Extranet
7 1 (0.060%) Firewall
7 1 (0.060%) Network Security
7 1 (0.060%) PBX
7 1 (0.060%) SMS
7 1 (0.060%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 845 (50.48%) SQL Server
2 115 (6.87%) Relational Database
3 110 (6.57%) NoSQL
4 100 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 57 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (3.29%) SQL Server 2019
7 41 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 37 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 33 (1.97%) Azure SQL Database
11 32 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
13 29 (1.73%) MySQL
14 20 (1.19%) Big Data
14 20 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
15 18 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
17 11 (0.66%) Blockchain
17 11 (0.66%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 240 (14.34%) Git (software)
2 125 (7.47%) Visual Studio
3 103 (6.15%) NUnit
4 85 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 78 (4.66%) JIRA
6 77 (4.60%) TeamCity
7 66 (3.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 50 (2.99%) MSTest
9 49 (2.93%) SpecFlow
10 45 (2.69%) Selenium
11 44 (2.63%) Moq
12 27 (1.61%) Jenkins
13 23 (1.37%) Bitbucket
14 22 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
15 21 (1.25%) Visual Studio Code
16 19 (1.14%) PowerBuilder
17 17 (1.02%) Subversion
18 16 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
19 12 (0.72%) ReSharper
19 12 (0.72%) StyleCop
General
1 342 (20.43%) Finance
2 53 (3.17%) Banking
3 51 (3.05%) Games
4 44 (2.63%) Front Office
5 34 (2.03%) Public Sector
6 33 (1.97%) Law
7 28 (1.67%) Retail
8 27 (1.61%) Marketing
9 17 (1.02%) Back Office
10 14 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.66%) Electronics
12 10 (0.60%) Advertising
12 10 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.60%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.48%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.24%) Local Government
15 3 (0.18%) Police
16 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.12%) Automotive
17 1 (0.060%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,467 (87.63%) .NET
2 797 (47.61%) ASP.NET
3 608 (36.32%) .NET Core
4 508 (30.35%) AngularJS
5 503 (30.05%) HTML
6 478 (28.55%) .NET Framework
7 458 (27.36%) CSS
8 454 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 435 (25.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 298 (17.80%) Entity Framework
11 283 (16.91%) React
12 244 (14.58%) jQuery
13 214 (12.78%) REST
14 183 (10.93%) RESTful
15 175 (10.45%) Web Services
16 165 (9.86%) WPF
17 141 (8.42%) HTML5
18 126 (7.53%) ASP.NET Core
19 124 (7.41%) WCF
20 120 (7.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 223 (13.32%) Greenfield Project
2 77 (4.60%) User Experience
3 69 (4.12%) Hedge funds
4 68 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (3.17%) Algorithms
6 44 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 40 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
8 36 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (1.73%) Derivative
10 27 (1.61%) Fixed Income
11 23 (1.37%) Data Structures
12 17 (1.02%) Renewable Energy
13 15 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (0.90%) Replication
14 13 (0.78%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.72%) N-Tier
16 9 (0.54%) Equities
16 9 (0.54%) iPhone
16 9 (0.54%) Oculus Rift
17 8 (0.48%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 165 (9.86%) Windows
2 47 (2.81%) Linux
3 39 (2.33%) Android
4 31 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.36%) Unix
6 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.12%) AIX
7 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 842 (50.30%) Agile Software Development
2 682 (40.74%) MVC
3 488 (29.15%) TDD
4 324 (19.35%) Scrum
5 296 (17.68%) Microservices
6 272 (16.25%) DevOps
7 247 (14.76%) OO
8 246 (14.70%) Software Engineering
9 233 (13.92%) Web Development
10 224 (13.38%) BDD
11 189 (11.29%) Unit Testing
12 172 (10.27%) Fintech
13 158 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
14 129 (7.71%) OOP
15 121 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
15 121 (7.23%) SOLID
16 120 (7.17%) Mentoring
17 115 (6.87%) Computer Science
18 114 (6.81%) Test Automation
19 111 (6.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,674 (100.00%) C#
2 763 (45.58%) JavaScript
3 648 (38.71%) SQL
4 169 (10.10%) TypeScript
5 137 (8.18%) T-SQL
6 103 (6.15%) Python
7 97 (5.79%) C++
8 95 (5.68%) Java
9 35 (2.09%) VB.NET
10 32 (1.91%) F#
10 32 (1.91%) PowerShell
11 25 (1.49%) R
11 25 (1.49%) Ruby
12 20 (1.19%) VB
13 13 (0.78%) PL/SQL
13 13 (0.78%) VBA
14 12 (0.72%) VB6
15 9 (0.54%) Erlang
15 9 (0.54%) Haskell
16 8 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 200 (11.95%) Degree
2 64 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.48%) PhD
8 5 (0.30%) MCPD
9 2 (0.12%) MCSD
10 1 (0.060%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.060%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.060%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.060%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.12%) QA
2 9 (0.54%) GDPR
3 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.24%) JTAG
4 3 (0.18%) SLA
5 2 (0.12%) MiFID
6 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.060%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 154 (9.20%) Docker
2 4 (0.24%) LXC
3 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.12%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.060%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 104 (6.21%) Kubernetes
2 11 (0.66%) Terraform
3 8 (0.48%) Istio
4 4 (0.24%) Grafana
4 4 (0.24%) MIIS
5 3 (0.18%) Ansible
5 3 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.12%) Kibana
7 1 (0.060%) Control-M
7 1 (0.060%) logstash
7 1 (0.060%) Mesos
7 1 (0.060%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.060%) Puppet
7 1 (0.060%) Rancher
7 1 (0.060%) WSUS
Vendors
1 427 (25.51%) Microsoft
2 72 (4.30%) Oracle
3 42 (2.51%) Xamarin
4 36 (2.15%) Google
5 28 (1.67%) SAP
6 21 (1.25%) IBM
7 20 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 18 (1.08%) VMware
9 13 (0.78%) Telerik
10 12 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.54%) Sybase
12 8 (0.48%) Sage
13 7 (0.42%) Apple
13 7 (0.42%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.42%) Sun
13 7 (0.42%) Tableau
14 6 (0.36%) DevExpress
14 6 (0.36%) Talend
14 6 (0.36%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.30%) ServiceNow