Period
to 19 November 2019

The median annual salary for a C# Programmer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

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

C# Programmer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 866 1099 1033
Rank change year-on-year +233 -66 -137
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 200 69 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.043% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.044% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 190 60 166
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +3.68% -9.44%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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 130,704 155,424 171,253
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 95.88% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 104,568 125,168 137,308
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

C# Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured C# Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for C# Programmer in the UK

C# Programmer
Top 13 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 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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 +204 168 £45,000 +9.76% 3
UK excluding London +194 158 £45,000 +20.00% 3
North West +151 125 £44,000 -26.67%
North of England +150 125 £44,000 -26.67% 2
London +71 18 £67,500 +26.17%
South East +40 12 £56,250 +58.45% 1
Midlands +26 8 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +39 6 £42,500 -
Wales - 5 £65,000 -
Scotland +26 4 - -
East of England +61 2 £51,250 +32.26%
East Midlands +9 2 £50,000 +33.33%
South West +1 2 £42,500 -29.17%

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, C# Programmer 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# Programmer in the job title.

1 200 (100.00%) C#
2 163 (81.50%) .NET
3 122 (61.00%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (57.00%) SQL Server
5 91 (45.50%) JavaScript
5 91 (45.50%) MVC
6 88 (44.00%) .NET Core
7 83 (41.50%) ASP.NET
8 78 (39.00%) HTML
9 73 (36.50%) CSS
9 73 (36.50%) AngularJS
10 66 (33.00%) Azure
11 55 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 46 (23.00%) Finance
13 45 (22.50%) Vue.js
14 38 (19.00%) SQL
15 37 (18.50%) OO
15 37 (18.50%) Microservices
16 34 (17.00%) REST
16 34 (17.00%) Scrum
17 31 (15.50%) .NET Framework
17 31 (15.50%) Software Engineering
18 29 (14.50%) API Development
19 28 (14.00%) XML
20 27 (13.50%) Microsoft
20 27 (13.50%) Entity Framework
21 25 (12.50%) Marketing
22 24 (12.00%) Git (software)
22 24 (12.00%) HTML5
23 22 (11.00%) DevOps

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 20 (10.00%) CMS
2 9 (4.50%) Umbraco
3 8 (4.00%) Kentico
4 6 (3.00%) IIS
4 6 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 15 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 66 (33.00%) Azure
2 12 (6.00%) AWS
3 11 (5.50%) SaaS
4 6 (3.00%) PaaS
5 4 (2.00%) Azure Functions
5 4 (2.00%) Office 365
5 4 (2.00%) Power Platform
5 4 (2.00%) PowerApps
5 4 (2.00%) Serverless
6 1 (0.50%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.50%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (57.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.50%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.00%) Power BI
6 4 (2.00%) Redis
6 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.50%) OLAP
7 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.50%) QlikView
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.50%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) JIRA
5 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (23.00%) Finance
2 25 (12.50%) Marketing
3 12 (6.00%) Public Sector
4 7 (3.50%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.00%) Legal
6 3 (1.50%) Law
7 2 (1.00%) Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Games
7 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.00%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (81.50%) .NET
2 88 (44.00%) .NET Core
3 83 (41.50%) ASP.NET
4 78 (39.00%) HTML
5 73 (36.50%) AngularJS
5 73 (36.50%) CSS
6 55 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (22.50%) Vue.js
8 34 (17.00%) REST
9 31 (15.50%) .NET Framework
10 28 (14.00%) XML
11 27 (13.50%) Entity Framework
12 24 (12.00%) HTML5
13 18 (9.00%) CSS3
13 18 (9.00%) React
14 15 (7.50%) Web Services
15 13 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (6.00%) Angular 2
17 11 (5.50%) jQuery
17 11 (5.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.50%) Reinsurance
2 16 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.00%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.50%) User Experience
5 8 (4.00%) Social Media
6 6 (3.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.50%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.00%) Life Science
8 2 (1.00%) NHS
8 2 (1.00%) Xbox
9 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.50%) Replication
9 1 (0.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.00%) Windows
2 9 (4.50%) Android
2 9 (4.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (61.00%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (45.50%) MVC
3 37 (18.50%) Microservices
3 37 (18.50%) OO
4 34 (17.00%) Scrum
5 31 (15.50%) Software Engineering
6 29 (14.50%) API Development
7 22 (11.00%) DevOps
7 22 (11.00%) TDD
7 22 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (10.00%) Mobile Development
9 18 (9.00%) Business Analysis
9 18 (9.00%) Data Modelling
9 18 (9.00%) ERD
9 18 (9.00%) Web Development
10 15 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (7.50%) CRM
11 14 (7.00%) BDD
11 14 (7.00%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 200 (100.00%) C#
2 91 (45.50%) JavaScript
3 38 (19.00%) SQL
4 20 (10.00%) Java
4 20 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 16 (8.00%) TypeScript
6 8 (4.00%) PHP
7 6 (3.00%) VBA
8 5 (2.50%) C++
9 4 (2.00%) Python
10 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.00%) VB
12 1 (0.50%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (3.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.50%) MCSE
2 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) MIIS
Vendors
1 27 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.00%) Guidewire
3 9 (4.50%) Google
4 8 (4.00%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.00%) Oracle
5 4 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) Tableau