Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 295 290
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 1947 2140 2447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.08% 1.14% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.19% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 2087 2385
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,400 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -7 1830 £42,500 +6.25% 163
UK excluding London -1 1555 £40,000 - 133
South East +18 620 £42,500 +6.25% 49
London -26 358 £50,000 - 32
North of England -76 322 £37,500 - 35
North West -44 203 £37,500 - 21
East of England +37 199 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Midlands -29 193 £37,500 +4.17% 21
West Midlands +19 149 £37,500 +7.14% 13
South West +37 140 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Yorkshire -85 97 £40,250 +7.33% 14
Scotland -16 48 £36,000 -
East Midlands -53 46 £39,000 -2.50% 8
Wales +13 27 £37,500 +5.63% 1
North East -16 22 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland -21 8 £37,500 +20.97% 1

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, C# Software Developer 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# Software Developer in the job title.

1 1947 (100.00%) C#
2 1711 (87.88%) .NET
3 1136 (58.35%) ASP.NET
4 1109 (56.96%) JavaScript
5 1100 (56.50%) SQL Server
6 1029 (52.85%) SQL
7 986 (50.64%) MVC
8 924 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
9 765 (39.29%) HTML
10 672 (34.51%) CSS
11 636 (32.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 552 (28.35%) Microsoft
13 515 (26.45%) AngularJS
14 497 (25.53%) Software Engineering
15 462 (23.73%) jQuery
16 411 (21.11%) .NET Framework
17 402 (20.65%) ASP.NET Web API
18 394 (20.24%) Web Services
19 377 (19.36%) Scrum
20 370 (19.00%) Degree
20 370 (19.00%) WCF
21 335 (17.21%) Finance
22 315 (16.18%) TDD
23 309 (15.87%) OO
24 282 (14.48%) WPF
25 257 (13.20%) Visual Studio
26 249 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
27 248 (12.74%) Team Foundation Server
28 245 (12.58%) T-SQL
29 240 (12.33%) Windows

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 99 (5.08%) IIS
2 24 (1.23%) CMS
3 22 (1.13%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.03%) Umbraco
5 12 (0.62%) Apache
6 9 (0.46%) Apache Spark
6 9 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.41%) Confluence
7 8 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (0.36%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.31%) Kentico
10 5 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.15%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.15%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.10%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.10%) Drupal
13 2 (0.10%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 34 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.10%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.051%) Magento
3 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 249 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 124 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (3.75%) SaaS
4 31 (1.59%) GitHub
5 13 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.67%) PaaS
6 12 (0.62%) IaaS
7 10 (0.51%) Office 365
8 9 (0.46%) npm
9 7 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.051%) Algolia
14 1 (0.051%) Azure Machine Learning
14 1 (0.051%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.64%) Internet
2 31 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.28%) HTTP
4 24 (1.23%) HTTPS
4 24 (1.23%) SMS
5 16 (0.82%) Wireless
6 13 (0.67%) Intranet
7 10 (0.51%) Skype
8 9 (0.46%) SSL
9 5 (0.26%) Firewall
10 4 (0.21%) ATM
10 4 (0.21%) VoIP
11 3 (0.15%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.10%) AMQP
12 2 (0.10%) DNS
12 2 (0.10%) LDAP
13 1 (0.051%) Extranet
13 1 (0.051%) MQTT
13 1 (0.051%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.051%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1100 (56.50%) SQL Server
2 102 (5.24%) Relational Database
3 90 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 67 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (3.39%) MySQL
7 59 (3.03%) MongoDB
8 52 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (2.11%) RDBMS
10 40 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 31 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (1.28%) Big Data
13 25 (1.28%) Oracle Database
14 18 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
15 17 (0.87%) OLTP
16 15 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (0.67%) Redis
17 13 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 12 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 257 (13.20%) Visual Studio
2 248 (12.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 224 (11.50%) Git (software)
4 161 (8.27%) NUnit
5 85 (4.37%) Subversion
6 71 (3.65%) TeamCity
7 65 (3.34%) Jenkins
7 65 (3.34%) JIRA
8 40 (2.05%) Moq
9 30 (1.54%) MSBuild
10 24 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
11 23 (1.18%) MSTest
12 20 (1.03%) SpecFlow
13 17 (0.87%) Selenium
14 15 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
15 13 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (0.62%) Mercurial
17 10 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 9 (0.46%) Cucumber
19 7 (0.36%) Bitbucket
General
1 335 (17.21%) Finance
2 78 (4.01%) Marketing
2 78 (4.01%) Retail
3 71 (3.65%) Banking
4 51 (2.62%) Electronics
5 49 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 34 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 32 (1.64%) Back Office
8 27 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 23 (1.18%) Games
9 23 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 20 (1.03%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.72%) Advertising
12 9 (0.46%) Automotive
12 9 (0.46%) Legal
13 8 (0.41%) Front Office
14 6 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
15 4 (0.21%) Law
16 3 (0.15%) Military
16 3 (0.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1711 (87.88%) .NET
2 1136 (58.35%) ASP.NET
3 765 (39.29%) HTML
4 672 (34.51%) CSS
5 636 (32.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 515 (26.45%) AngularJS
7 462 (23.73%) jQuery
8 411 (21.11%) .NET Framework
9 402 (20.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 394 (20.24%) Web Services
11 370 (19.00%) WCF
12 282 (14.48%) WPF
13 238 (12.22%) XML
14 228 (11.71%) Entity Framework
15 213 (10.94%) HTML5
16 203 (10.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 184 (9.45%) WinForms
18 169 (8.68%) REST
19 157 (8.06%) JSON
20 146 (7.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 221 (11.35%) Computer Science
2 164 (8.42%) Greenfield Project
3 88 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
5 79 (4.06%) Fintech
6 48 (2.47%) N-Tier
7 47 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 44 (2.26%) User Experience
9 40 (2.05%) Client/Server
10 35 (1.80%) Algorithms
11 24 (1.23%) Hedge funds
12 21 (1.08%) iPad
13 15 (0.77%) PDA
14 12 (0.62%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.56%) Life Science
16 8 (0.41%) BBC
16 8 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (0.41%) RIA
16 8 (0.41%) Smartcard
17 7 (0.36%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 240 (12.33%) Windows
2 62 (3.18%) Apple iOS
3 54 (2.77%) Android
4 44 (2.26%) Linux
5 19 (0.98%) Windows 10
5 19 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 16 (0.82%) Unix
7 4 (0.21%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.051%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.051%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 986 (50.64%) MVC
2 924 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
3 497 (25.53%) Software Engineering
4 377 (19.36%) Scrum
5 315 (16.18%) TDD
6 309 (15.87%) OO
7 240 (12.33%) Unit Testing
8 224 (11.50%) SDLC
9 189 (9.71%) Web Development
10 156 (8.01%) Test Automation
11 126 (6.47%) OOP
11 126 (6.47%) SOLID
12 122 (6.27%) Continuous Integration
13 116 (5.96%) Mentoring
14 103 (5.29%) Waterfall
15 97 (4.98%) BDD
16 89 (4.57%) Microservices
17 79 (4.06%) SOA
18 74 (3.80%) CRM
18 74 (3.80%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1947 (100.00%) C#
2 1109 (56.96%) JavaScript
3 1029 (52.85%) SQL
4 245 (12.58%) T-SQL
5 221 (11.35%) VB.NET
6 184 (9.45%) C++
7 132 (6.78%) Java
8 70 (3.60%) VB
9 61 (3.13%) Python
10 56 (2.88%) TypeScript
11 54 (2.77%) PL/SQL
12 40 (2.05%) PHP
13 30 (1.54%) C
14 29 (1.49%) VB6
15 23 (1.18%) Scala
16 21 (1.08%) MATLAB
17 18 (0.92%) Delphi
18 17 (0.87%) F#
18 17 (0.87%) PowerShell
19 15 (0.77%) ES6
Qualifications
1 370 (19.00%) Degree
2 77 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (0.92%) MCSD
5 17 (0.87%) Security Cleared
6 14 (0.72%) HND
7 11 (0.56%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.41%) GNVQ
9 7 (0.36%) MCAD
9 7 (0.36%) MCTS
10 6 (0.31%) PhD
11 5 (0.26%) MCP
12 2 (0.10%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.10%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.10%) MCPD
12 2 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.051%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.051%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.13%) QA
2 17 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.72%) SEPA
4 9 (0.46%) PMO
5 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.051%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.051%) GAMP
6 1 (0.051%) HL7
6 1 (0.051%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.051%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (2.16%) Docker
2 11 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.051%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
2 14 (0.72%) Opsview
3 2 (0.10%) Ansible
4 1 (0.051%) Grafana
4 1 (0.051%) Graphite
4 1 (0.051%) Kibana
4 1 (0.051%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.051%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.051%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.051%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 552 (28.35%) Microsoft
2 142 (7.29%) Oracle
3 56 (2.88%) Xamarin
4 33 (1.69%) Google
5 28 (1.44%) SAP
6 15 (0.77%) Splunk
7 12 (0.62%) DevExpress
7 12 (0.62%) Telerik
8 11 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 9 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.36%) Adobe
10 7 (0.36%) Apple
11 6 (0.31%) Virgin Media
12 5 (0.26%) Capita
12 5 (0.26%) Castleton
13 4 (0.21%) Cadence
13 4 (0.21%) Twitter
14 3 (0.15%) Dell
14 3 (0.15%) Sage
15 2 (0.10%) HP