Period
to 30 September 2020

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 30 September 2020.

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
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 360 367 295
Rank change year-on-year +7 -72 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 369 1,189 1,905
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.85% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.89% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 397 1,087 1,891
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +8.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £63,750 £64,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -5.75% +8.75%

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 45,697 133,420 157,725
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 95.74% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 37,461 106,252 127,124
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# 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 30 September 2020.

Salary histogram for C# Software Developer in the UK

C# Software 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# Software Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 30 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 +15 344 £45,000 - 118
UK excluding London +35 309 £45,000 +9.76% 95
North of England +79 110 £45,000 +12.50% 27
South East +36 99 £47,500 +5.56% 20
North West +62 77 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Work from Home +64 62 £47,500 +9.83% 28
Midlands +80 46 £42,500 - 26
London +110 44 £70,000 +27.27% 29
West Midlands +85 31 £42,500 +6.25% 17
East of England +94 27 £50,000 +17.65% 9
Yorkshire +76 21 £48,750 +14.71% 4
South West +55 18 £32,500 -25.71% 7
East Midlands +62 15 £45,000 - 8
North East +17 12 £36,000 -24.21% 5
Northern Ireland +20 5 £32,500 -43.48% 2
Scotland +71 4 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wales +38 2 £50,000 +42.86% 2

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2020, 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.

1 369 (100.00%) C#
2 329 (89.16%) .NET
3 185 (50.14%) JavaScript
4 184 (49.86%) SQL Server
5 170 (46.07%) ASP.NET
6 157 (42.55%) SQL
7 145 (39.30%) MVC
8 142 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
9 123 (33.33%) Azure
10 120 (32.52%) HTML
10 120 (32.52%) AngularJS
10 120 (32.52%) .NET Core
11 111 (30.08%) .NET Framework
12 108 (29.27%) CSS
13 90 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 88 (23.85%) Microsoft
15 86 (23.31%) ASP.NET Web API
16 73 (19.78%) Software Engineering
17 68 (18.43%) DevOps
18 62 (16.80%) TDD
19 61 (16.53%) Entity Framework
20 55 (14.91%) AWS
21 54 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
22 51 (13.82%) React
22 51 (13.82%) Scrum
23 49 (13.28%) Unit Testing
24 44 (11.92%) BDD
25 43 (11.65%) Microservices
26 41 (11.11%) RESTful
27 40 (10.84%) 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 7 (1.90%) IIS
2 5 (1.36%) CMS
3 4 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.08%) Kentico
4 2 (0.54%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.27%) Confluence
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 123 (33.33%) Azure
2 55 (14.91%) AWS
3 19 (5.15%) SaaS
4 13 (3.52%) GitHub
5 10 (2.71%) GCP
6 7 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) Asana
9 1 (0.27%) Azure LUIS
9 1 (0.27%) NuGet
9 1 (0.27%) Office 365
9 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.27%) CTI
2 1 (0.27%) DHCP
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) Network Security
2 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (49.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (1.63%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (1.36%) GIS
6 4 (1.08%) Big Data
6 4 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.81%) MySQL
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (6.23%) Visual Studio
2 22 (5.96%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.42%) Selenium
4 16 (4.34%) JIRA
5 15 (4.07%) NUnit
5 15 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (3.79%) SpecFlow
7 10 (2.71%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.90%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.63%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.36%) Moq
10 5 (1.36%) Subversion
11 4 (1.08%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.81%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.81%) MSTest
13 1 (0.27%) Protractor
13 1 (0.27%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (9.21%) Finance
2 14 (3.79%) Retail
3 11 (2.98%) Games
4 6 (1.63%) Marketing
5 5 (1.36%) Law
5 5 (1.36%) Public Sector
6 3 (0.81%) Electronics
7 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Police
8 1 (0.27%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (89.16%) .NET
2 170 (46.07%) ASP.NET
3 120 (32.52%) .NET Core
3 120 (32.52%) AngularJS
3 120 (32.52%) HTML
4 111 (30.08%) .NET Framework
5 108 (29.27%) CSS
6 90 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 86 (23.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 61 (16.53%) Entity Framework
9 51 (13.82%) React
10 41 (11.11%) RESTful
11 33 (8.94%) jQuery
12 30 (8.13%) KnockoutJS
12 30 (8.13%) REST
13 28 (7.59%) HTML5
14 27 (7.32%) JSON
14 27 (7.32%) WCF
15 25 (6.78%) XML
16 24 (6.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (4.34%) User Experience
3 14 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.81%) Cloud Native
7 3 (0.81%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.81%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.54%) Biotechnology
8 2 (0.54%) Life Science
9 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.27%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.40%) Windows
2 13 (3.52%) Linux
3 9 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.90%) Android
5 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (39.30%) MVC
2 142 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (19.78%) Software Engineering
4 68 (18.43%) DevOps
5 62 (16.80%) TDD
6 51 (13.82%) Scrum
7 49 (13.28%) Unit Testing
8 44 (11.92%) BDD
9 43 (11.65%) Microservices
10 40 (10.84%) OO
11 38 (10.30%) Web Development
12 37 (10.03%) Test Automation
13 36 (9.76%) SOLID
14 31 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
15 29 (7.86%) Mentoring
16 23 (6.23%) SDLC
17 20 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (5.42%) Fintech
17 20 (5.42%) OOP
18 18 (4.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 369 (100.00%) C#
2 185 (50.14%) JavaScript
3 157 (42.55%) SQL
4 26 (7.05%) C++
4 26 (7.05%) Python
5 23 (6.23%) T-SQL
6 22 (5.96%) TypeScript
7 21 (5.69%) Java
8 16 (4.34%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.90%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.90%) Ruby
10 6 (1.63%) R
10 6 (1.63%) VB
11 4 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.81%) ES6
13 2 (0.54%) Delphi
13 2 (0.54%) GLSL
13 2 (0.54%) PHP
13 2 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (8.13%) Degree
2 9 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.88%) QA
2 8 (2.17%) GDPR
3 4 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (8.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (4.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.27%) MIIS
2 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.61%) Xamarin
3 9 (2.44%) Oracle
4 8 (2.17%) Sage
5 7 (1.90%) SAP
6 5 (1.36%) Google
6 5 (1.36%) HubSpot
6 5 (1.36%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.81%) Sybase
8 2 (0.54%) Cisco
8 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) Avaya
9 1 (0.27%) GoCardless
9 1 (0.27%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.27%) VMware