The median annual salary for a C# Programmer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

C# Programmer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 753 690 676
Rank change year-on-year -63 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 119 238 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 106 222 293
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,570 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,250 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C# Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Programmer in the UK

C# Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# Programmer.

Salary trend for C# Programmer in the UK

C# Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Programmer over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Programmer in the UK

C# Programmer
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# Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 -66 118 £50,000 +11.11% 8
London +7 60 £50,000 -16.66% 3
East of England 0 37 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 17 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Cambridge -9 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East -18 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire 0 12 £55,000 -8.33%
Milton Keynes -23 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire -25 9 £42,500 -10.52%
Essex -19 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Loughton - 6 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands +7 4 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Brighton +15 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
East Sussex +14 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Crawley +11 3 £30,000 -
West Sussex +4 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Birmingham +4 2 £38,750 +10.71% 1
St Albans +3 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Watford -8 2 £53,250 +12.10%
St Neots - 2 £55,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £43,750 -
Hampshire +16 1 £27,000 -50.90%
Staffordshire +13 1 £37,500 -11.76%
West Yorkshire +10 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Oxfordshire +9 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire +2 1 £47,500 +46.15%
South West +1 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Leeds 0 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Welwyn Garden City 0 1 £50,000 -28.57%
Coventry -2 1 £37,500 -11.76%

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, C# Programmer 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# Programmer in the job title.

1 243 (100.00%) C#
2 166 (68.31%) .NET
3 121 (49.79%) SQL Server
4 100 (41.15%) ASP.NET
5 92 (37.86%) MVC
6 78 (32.10%) JavaScript
7 72 (29.63%) HTML
8 69 (28.40%) SQL
9 67 (27.57%) Finance
10 65 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (24.28%) AngularJS
12 56 (23.05%) WCF
12 56 (23.05%) WPF
13 51 (20.99%) CSS
14 50 (20.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (19.75%) Microsoft
16 42 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (16.46%) Degree
18 38 (15.64%) Banking
19 36 (14.81%) Windows
19 36 (14.81%) jQuery
20 35 (14.40%) .NET Framework
20 35 (14.40%) Software Engineering
21 33 (13.58%) Web Services
22 32 (13.17%) Web Development
23 31 (12.76%) Greenfield Project
24 30 (12.35%) Equities
25 29 (11.93%) TDD
25 29 (11.93%) Android
26 28 (11.52%) HTML5

C# Programmer 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 11 (4.53%) CMS
1 11 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.29%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.65%) Kentico
4 4 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.23%) IIS
6 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.82%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.41%) Jetty
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.12%) Movex
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.23%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.65%) Broadband
2 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.82%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.82%) RS-232
4 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (49.79%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.35%) MySQL
6 12 (4.94%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.65%) Big Data
7 4 (1.65%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.23%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.23%) SQLite
9 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.41%) DocumentDB
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.41%) Redis
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.35%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.94%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.88%) NUnit
4 7 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (2.47%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.47%) SpecFlow
5 6 (2.47%) Subversion
6 4 (1.65%) MSTest
6 4 (1.65%) Selenium
7 3 (1.23%) Grunt
8 2 (0.82%) GoogleTest
8 2 (0.82%) MagicDraw
8 2 (0.82%) Toad
9 1 (0.41%) FxCop
9 1 (0.41%) JIRA
9 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.41%) Moq
9 1 (0.41%) StyleCop
General
1 67 (27.57%) Finance
2 38 (15.64%) Banking
3 25 (10.29%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.94%) Automotive
4 12 (4.94%) Retail
5 9 (3.70%) Marketing
6 5 (2.06%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.65%) Billing
7 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.23%) Front Office
9 2 (0.82%) Games
9 2 (0.82%) Law
9 2 (0.82%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (68.31%) .NET
2 100 (41.15%) ASP.NET
3 72 (29.63%) HTML
4 59 (24.28%) AngularJS
5 56 (23.05%) WCF
5 56 (23.05%) WPF
6 51 (20.99%) CSS
7 50 (20.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (14.81%) jQuery
10 35 (14.40%) .NET Framework
11 33 (13.58%) Web Services
12 28 (11.52%) HTML5
13 27 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
14 23 (9.47%) CSS3
15 18 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 14 (5.76%) React
16 14 (5.76%) XML
17 13 (5.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.76%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (12.35%) Equities
3 25 (10.29%) Derivative
3 25 (10.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 24 (9.88%) Fixed Income
4 24 (9.88%) OTC Derivatives
5 20 (8.23%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (3.29%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.29%) mHealth
8 8 (3.29%) NHS
9 4 (1.65%) Fintech
9 4 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.23%) Spread Betting
10 3 (1.23%) User Experience
11 2 (0.82%) BBC
11 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.81%) Windows
2 29 (11.93%) Android
3 25 (10.29%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.29%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (37.86%) MVC
2 65 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (14.40%) Software Engineering
4 32 (13.17%) Web Development
5 29 (11.93%) TDD
6 27 (11.11%) Scrum
7 26 (10.70%) OO
8 20 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (5.76%) E-Commerce
9 14 (5.76%) Logistics
9 14 (5.76%) SOLID
10 12 (4.94%) Android Development
10 12 (4.94%) Mobile Development
10 12 (4.94%) Unit Testing
11 11 (4.53%) OOP
12 10 (4.12%) Analytics
12 10 (4.12%) iOS Development
12 10 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (3.70%) SOA
14 8 (3.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (100.00%) C#
2 78 (32.10%) JavaScript
3 69 (28.40%) SQL
4 23 (9.47%) T-SQL
5 21 (8.64%) C++
6 20 (8.23%) Java
7 16 (6.58%) XAML
8 14 (5.76%) VB.NET
9 13 (5.35%) PHP
10 10 (4.12%) Apple Swift
11 7 (2.88%) C
12 6 (2.47%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.06%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.23%) R
15 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.41%) Groovy
16 1 (0.41%) Python
16 1 (0.41%) Scala
16 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (16.46%) Degree
2 3 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.41%) Xamarin
3 11 (4.53%) Bloomberg
4 10 (4.12%) Oracle
5 6 (2.47%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.06%) FactSet
6 5 (2.06%) Retek
7 4 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.23%) Google
9 1 (0.41%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.41%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.41%) Tableau
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 60k + 25 days, 3% Pension, Health Care and more
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Movex Logistics Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago