Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

C# Software Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 315 299 307
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 1,579 1,977 1,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.14% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.18% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,478 1,832 1,792
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 145,617 166,862 168,522
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.20% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,393 135,777 140,246
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

C# Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Developer in the UK

C# Software Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for C# Software Developer in the UK

C# Software Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Developer over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C# Software Developer in the UK

C# Software Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 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 -30 1,390 £45,000 +5.88% 288
UK excluding London -13 1,274 £45,000 +5.88% 255
South East -17 537 £45,000 +5.88% 60
North of England -8 252 £45,000 +12.50% 72
London -26 243 £57,500 +15.00% 55
North West -7 150 £45,000 +5.88% 37
East of England +3 146 £45,000 +3.45% 26
Midlands +16 123 £40,000 +6.67% 49
South West -29 88 £39,000 +4.00% 26
Yorkshire +4 80 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Scotland +39 64 £47,500 +26.67% 11
East Midlands +33 62 £40,000 +6.67% 27
West Midlands +2 61 £40,000 +4.58% 22
Northern Ireland +23 39 £37,500 - 4
Wales +17 25 £40,000 +6.67% 7
North East +7 22 £47,500 +35.71% 5

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, C# Software 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# Software Developer in the job title.

1 1,579 (100.00%) C#
2 1,415 (89.61%) .NET
3 870 (55.10%) JavaScript
4 836 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 808 (51.17%) SQL Server
6 775 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
7 761 (48.20%) SQL
8 759 (48.07%) MVC
9 619 (39.20%) HTML
10 538 (34.07%) CSS
11 500 (31.67%) Microsoft
12 421 (26.66%) AngularJS
13 417 (26.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 393 (24.89%) Software Engineering
15 353 (22.36%) .NET Framework
16 351 (22.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 341 (21.60%) Finance
18 335 (21.22%) Scrum
19 318 (20.14%) TDD
20 310 (19.63%) jQuery
21 273 (17.29%) Microsoft Azure
22 270 (17.10%) Degree
23 248 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
24 247 (15.64%) Git (software)
25 231 (14.63%) Web Services
26 225 (14.25%) Windows
27 215 (13.62%) XML
27 215 (13.62%) Visual Studio
28 213 (13.49%) Unit Testing
29 210 (13.30%) OO

C# Software 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 93 (5.89%) IIS
2 27 (1.71%) CMS
3 26 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
4 23 (1.46%) Umbraco
5 15 (0.95%) NServiceBus
6 14 (0.89%) Confluence
7 11 (0.70%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.25%) Kentico
9 4 (0.25%) WordPress
10 3 (0.19%) Apache
10 3 (0.19%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.13%) nginx
12 1 (0.063%) JBoss
12 1 (0.063%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.13%) Maya
2 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.063%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.38%) Actimize
4 5 (0.32%) Front Arena
4 5 (0.32%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.32%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.25%) Shopify
6 1 (0.063%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.063%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.063%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 273 (17.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.52%) SaaS
4 6 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.32%) Office 365
6 4 (0.25%) GitHub
6 4 (0.25%) npm
6 4 (0.25%) NuGet
6 4 (0.25%) PaaS
7 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.13%) Serverless
9 1 (0.063%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (0.063%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.063%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.063%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.063%) IaaS
9 1 (0.063%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.27%) HTTP
2 19 (1.20%) Internet
3 16 (1.01%) Intranet
4 7 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (0.44%) HTTPS
4 7 (0.44%) Network Security
4 7 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.38%) VoIP
6 5 (0.32%) PuTTY
7 4 (0.25%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.19%) DNS
8 3 (0.19%) IMAP
8 3 (0.19%) SMS
8 3 (0.19%) SMTP
9 2 (0.13%) Skype
10 1 (0.063%) CTI
10 1 (0.063%) Wireless
10 1 (0.063%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 808 (51.17%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 82 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 57 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (3.48%) MySQL
6 46 (2.91%) MongoDB
7 35 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (1.58%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
11 16 (1.01%) SQLite
12 13 (0.82%) Big Data
12 13 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
12 13 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (0.70%) CouchDB
14 9 (0.57%) Cosmos DB
15 8 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 247 (15.64%) Git (software)
2 215 (13.62%) Visual Studio
3 178 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 132 (8.36%) NUnit
5 99 (6.27%) TeamCity
6 81 (5.13%) Jenkins
7 68 (4.31%) SpecFlow
8 56 (3.55%) JIRA
9 47 (2.98%) Cucumber
10 36 (2.28%) Subversion
11 35 (2.22%) MSTest
12 24 (1.52%) Selenium
13 20 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (1.27%) Moq
13 20 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
15 14 (0.89%) Ranorex
15 14 (0.89%) Visual Studio Coded UI
16 13 (0.82%) MSBuild
17 12 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 341 (21.60%) Finance
2 67 (4.24%) Banking
3 52 (3.29%) Manufacturing
4 48 (3.04%) Marketing
5 47 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 45 (2.85%) Retail
7 41 (2.60%) Front Office
8 39 (2.47%) Electronics
9 23 (1.46%) Automotive
10 16 (1.01%) Games
11 14 (0.89%) Advertising
12 13 (0.82%) Legal
13 10 (0.63%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.57%) Billing
15 6 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.25%) Back Office
16 4 (0.25%) Military
17 2 (0.13%) Local Government
17 2 (0.13%) Welsh Language
18 1 (0.063%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,415 (89.61%) .NET
2 836 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 619 (39.20%) HTML
4 538 (34.07%) CSS
5 421 (26.66%) AngularJS
6 417 (26.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 353 (22.36%) .NET Framework
8 351 (22.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 310 (19.63%) jQuery
10 231 (14.63%) Web Services
11 215 (13.62%) XML
12 185 (11.72%) WCF
13 181 (11.46%) Entity Framework
14 176 (11.15%) WPF
15 167 (10.58%) HTML5
16 131 (8.30%) .NET Core
17 124 (7.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 120 (7.60%) React
19 118 (7.47%) SOAP
20 116 (7.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 146 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
2 81 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 76 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 57 (3.61%) Fintech
5 48 (3.04%) User Experience
6 43 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
7 41 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (2.41%) Derivative
8 38 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 37 (2.34%) Equities
9 37 (2.34%) Fixed Income
10 35 (2.22%) Hedge funds
11 31 (1.96%) Algorithms
12 22 (1.39%) Reinsurance
13 17 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
13 17 (1.08%) Cloud Native
14 15 (0.95%) EPoS
14 15 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
14 15 (0.95%) Video on Demand
15 13 (0.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 225 (14.25%) Windows
2 73 (4.62%) Android
3 70 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 30 (1.90%) Linux
5 15 (0.95%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.51%) Unix
7 5 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.19%) OpenVMS
9 3 (0.19%) VMS
9 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.063%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.063%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 775 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
2 759 (48.07%) MVC
3 393 (24.89%) Software Engineering
4 335 (21.22%) Scrum
5 318 (20.14%) TDD
6 248 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
7 213 (13.49%) Unit Testing
8 210 (13.30%) OO
9 195 (12.35%) Test Automation
10 158 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
11 132 (8.36%) SDLC
12 125 (7.92%) BDD
13 121 (7.66%) Web Development
14 118 (7.47%) Computer Science
15 100 (6.33%) DevOps
15 100 (6.33%) Microservices
16 99 (6.27%) User Stories
17 85 (5.38%) E-Commerce
18 79 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
19 77 (4.88%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 1,579 (100.00%) C#
2 870 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 761 (48.20%) SQL
4 196 (12.41%) T-SQL
5 161 (10.20%) Java
6 121 (7.66%) C++
7 117 (7.41%) VB.NET
8 59 (3.74%) PowerShell
9 58 (3.67%) TypeScript
10 52 (3.29%) Python
11 47 (2.98%) C
12 45 (2.85%) PHP
13 37 (2.34%) PL/SQL
14 22 (1.39%) XAML
15 20 (1.27%) VB
16 16 (1.01%) Objective-C
16 16 (1.01%) Ruby
17 15 (0.95%) Apple Swift
17 15 (0.95%) Scala
18 13 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 270 (17.10%) Degree
2 87 (5.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.32%) HND
7 2 (0.13%) CISSP
7 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.13%) MCSE
8 1 (0.063%) PhD
8 1 (0.063%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.99%) QA
2 11 (0.70%) DICOM
3 4 (0.25%) GDPR
4 1 (0.063%) PMO
System Software
1 54 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.84%) Docker
3 10 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.38%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (1.01%) Kubernetes
2 14 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.38%) Terraform
4 5 (0.32%) Rancher
5 4 (0.25%) cPanel
6 3 (0.19%) Ansible
6 3 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.19%) Puppet
7 1 (0.063%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.063%) Consul
7 1 (0.063%) Graphite
7 1 (0.063%) Istio
7 1 (0.063%) SCCM
Vendors
1 500 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 110 (6.97%) Oracle
3 77 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 37 (2.34%) SAP
5 13 (0.82%) Telerik
6 12 (0.76%) Google
7 11 (0.70%) Charles River
7 11 (0.70%) Sitecore
8 10 (0.63%) VMware
9 8 (0.51%) Cisco
10 7 (0.44%) Axosoft
11 6 (0.38%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.32%) Calypso
12 5 (0.32%) SimCorp
12 5 (0.32%) Twitter
13 4 (0.25%) Sony
14 3 (0.19%) Apple
14 3 (0.19%) Sencha
15 2 (0.13%) Atlassian
15 2 (0.13%) Syncfusion