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The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

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
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 719 488 389
Rank change year-on-year -231 -99 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 554 692 454
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.60% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.65% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 493 640 410
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £31,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,102
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.89% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%

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 151,912 106,273 57,185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.98% 91.60% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 83,230 74,210 46,721
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

C# Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Developer in the UK

C# Software Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# Software Developer.

Salary trend for C# Software Developer in the UK

C# Software Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# Software Developer over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for C# Software Developer in the UK

C# Software Developer
Top 15 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 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -199 544 £57,500 +21.69% 123
UK excluding London -189 361 £52,500 +16.67% 78
Work from Home -217 331 £60,000 +20.00% 74
South East -67 175 £55,000 +12.82% 22
London -98 171 £68,750 +5.77% 50
North of England -129 64 £50,000 +25.00% 19
South West -35 50 £45,000 - 9
North West -83 39 £50,000 +25.00% 10
East of England -93 39 £65,000 +23.81% 9
Midlands -86 29 £55,000 +29.41% 14
East Midlands -39 15 £42,500 - 9
West Midlands -87 14 £57,500 +27.78% 5
Yorkshire -71 13 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North East +1 12 £43,750 +25.00% 3
Scotland -49 4 £40,750 -18.50% 3

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, C# Software Developer job roles required the following 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.

1 554 (100.00%) C#
2 490 (88.45%) .NET
3 286 (51.62%) Agile
4 281 (50.72%) .NET Core
5 254 (45.85%) JavaScript
6 252 (45.49%) SQL
7 226 (40.79%) Azure
8 194 (35.02%) SQL Server
9 178 (32.13%) TDD
10 176 (31.77%) ASP.NET
11 158 (28.52%) Full Stack Development
12 157 (28.34%) DevOps
13 151 (27.26%) MVC
14 142 (25.63%) AWS
15 138 (24.91%) Scrum
16 137 (24.73%) React
17 131 (23.65%) Git (software)
18 128 (23.10%) .NET Framework
19 124 (22.38%) Software Engineering
20 123 (22.20%) HTML
20 123 (22.20%) Microsoft
21 119 (21.48%) CSS
21 119 (21.48%) Microservices
21 119 (21.48%) AngularJS
22 99 (17.87%) CI/CD
23 86 (15.52%) Social Skills
23 86 (15.52%) Degree
23 86 (15.52%) Finance
24 84 (15.16%) Marketing
25 83 (14.98%) Continuous Integration

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 20 (3.61%) IIS
2 7 (1.26%) Umbraco
3 6 (1.08%) EPiServer
4 5 (0.90%) CMS
4 5 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 226 (40.79%) Azure
2 142 (25.63%) AWS
3 79 (14.26%) Azure DevOps
4 56 (10.11%) SaaS
5 27 (4.87%) PaaS
5 27 (4.87%) Serverless
6 26 (4.69%) Power Platform
7 19 (3.43%) Azure Service Bus
8 12 (2.17%) Azure Functions
8 12 (2.17%) GCP
9 7 (1.26%) Snowflake
10 5 (0.90%) Azure App Service
10 5 (0.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 5 (0.90%) PowerApps
10 5 (0.90%) Trello
11 2 (0.36%) Azure Logic Apps
11 2 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.36%) GitHub
11 2 (0.36%) IaaS
11 2 (0.36%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.71%) Network Security
2 5 (0.90%) FTP
3 1 (0.18%) Broadband
3 1 (0.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (35.02%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.87%) Relational Database
3 21 (3.79%) Power BI
4 19 (3.43%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.17%) Neo4j
6 8 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.26%) OLTP
7 7 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.54%) GIS
8 3 (0.54%) Ingres
8 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.36%) Big Data
9 2 (0.36%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (0.36%) SQLite
9 2 (0.36%) Tableau
9 2 (0.36%) Yellowfin
10 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 131 (23.65%) Git (software)
2 32 (5.78%) Visual Studio
3 30 (5.42%) Jenkins
4 28 (5.05%) NUnit
5 26 (4.69%) TeamCity
6 24 (4.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (2.89%) JIRA
8 14 (2.53%) Moq
9 13 (2.35%) SpecFlow
10 12 (2.17%) Bitbucket Server
10 12 (2.17%) Cucumber
10 12 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (1.99%) JUnit
12 10 (1.81%) Selenium
13 8 (1.44%) MSTest
14 7 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
16 3 (0.54%) CruiseControl
17 2 (0.36%) ReSharper
18 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 86 (15.52%) Finance
1 86 (15.52%) Social Skills
2 84 (15.16%) Marketing
3 28 (5.05%) Manufacturing
4 26 (4.69%) Front Office
5 21 (3.79%) Banking
6 16 (2.89%) Retail
7 15 (2.71%) Law
7 15 (2.71%) Legal
8 14 (2.53%) Publishing
9 12 (2.17%) Back Office
10 11 (1.99%) Electronics
11 10 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (1.44%) Public Sector
13 8 (1.44%) Telecoms
14 7 (1.26%) Games
15 6 (1.08%) Presentation Skills
15 6 (1.08%) Tech for Good
16 5 (0.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (88.45%) .NET
2 281 (50.72%) .NET Core
3 176 (31.77%) ASP.NET
4 137 (24.73%) React
5 128 (23.10%) .NET Framework
6 123 (22.20%) HTML
7 119 (21.48%) AngularJS
7 119 (21.48%) CSS
8 79 (14.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 76 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 61 (11.01%) Entity Framework
11 48 (8.66%) JSON
12 46 (8.30%) Web Services
13 43 (7.76%) ASP.NET Core
14 40 (7.22%) XML
15 38 (6.86%) RESTful
16 35 (6.32%) REST
17 34 (6.14%) WPF
18 33 (5.96%) jQuery
18 33 (5.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.86%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (5.78%) Virtual Team
3 31 (5.60%) Hedge funds
4 24 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (4.15%) Fixed Income
6 20 (3.61%) Derivative
6 20 (3.61%) Equities
7 14 (2.53%) Algorithms
7 14 (2.53%) Cloud Native
7 14 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.53%) NHS
7 14 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.44%) EPoS
8 8 (1.44%) IoT
9 7 (1.26%) Biotechnology
9 7 (1.26%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.26%) Life Science
9 7 (1.26%) User Experience
10 4 (0.72%) Grid Computing
10 4 (0.72%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.93%) Windows
2 8 (1.44%) Linux
3 7 (1.26%) Android
4 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.54%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.36%) Angstrom
7 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (51.62%) Agile
2 178 (32.13%) TDD
3 158 (28.52%) Full Stack Development
4 157 (28.34%) DevOps
5 151 (27.26%) MVC
6 138 (24.91%) Scrum
7 124 (22.38%) Software Engineering
8 119 (21.48%) Microservices
9 99 (17.87%) CI/CD
10 83 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
11 72 (13.00%) Unit Testing
12 60 (10.83%) BDD
13 59 (10.65%) Computer Science
14 48 (8.66%) SDLC
15 47 (8.48%) OO
16 46 (8.30%) Test Automation
17 45 (8.12%) SOLID
18 40 (7.22%) Migration
19 37 (6.68%) Mentoring
19 37 (6.68%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 554 (100.00%) C#
2 254 (45.85%) JavaScript
3 252 (45.49%) SQL
4 50 (9.03%) PowerShell
5 48 (8.66%) Python
6 44 (7.94%) Java
7 30 (5.42%) T-SQL
8 24 (4.33%) TypeScript
9 23 (4.15%) C++
10 19 (3.43%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.35%) Bash
11 13 (2.35%) VBA
12 12 (2.17%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.81%) F#
14 8 (1.44%) VB
15 3 (0.54%) C
15 3 (0.54%) PHP
16 2 (0.36%) ES6
16 2 (0.36%) R
16 2 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 86 (15.52%) Degree
2 37 (6.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.35%) Azure Certification
4 11 (1.99%) DBS Check
5 9 (1.62%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.72%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.72%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.54%) SANS
9 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.96%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (5.23%) Docker
2 12 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Firmware
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (4.69%) Terraform
2 23 (4.15%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.54%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Grafana
4 1 (0.18%) Kibana
4 1 (0.18%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 123 (22.20%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.97%) Xamarin
3 20 (3.61%) Charles River
4 16 (2.89%) Google
5 12 (2.17%) Oracle
6 11 (1.99%) Hitachi
7 8 (1.44%) SAP
8 7 (1.26%) ANSYS
8 7 (1.26%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.54%) Actian
9 3 (0.54%) Databricks
9 3 (0.54%) Telerik
9 3 (0.54%) VMware
10 2 (0.36%) CA
10 2 (0.36%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.18%) HP
11 1 (0.18%) Optimizely
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat