Period
to 2 July 2020

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 375 330 276
Rank change year-on-year -45 -54 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 613 1,424 2,174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.98% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.02% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 608 1,394 2,174
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,375 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 75,098 139,935 169,791
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.90% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 60,373 111,634 137,896
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -34 566 £45,000 - 90
UK excluding London -17 490 £45,000 +5.88% 71
South East +3 202 £45,000 - 6
North of England +1 114 £45,000 +12.50% 30
London +73 96 £67,500 +13.45% 21
North West +41 77 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Work from Home +21 58 £46,500 +9.41% 17
Midlands +20 56 £40,000 - 17
South West +78 53 £36,826 -20.81% 7
East of England +45 46 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Yorkshire +41 29 £45,000 +9.76% 8
East Midlands +38 28 £38,250 -6.71% 11
West Midlands +18 28 £40,000 - 6
Scotland +61 15 £30,000 -25.00% 1
North East -7 8 £36,250 -23.68% 3
Wales 0 4 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Northern Ireland +18 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 613 (100.00%) C#
2 527 (85.97%) .NET
3 340 (55.46%) JavaScript
4 298 (48.61%) SQL
5 277 (45.19%) ASP.NET
6 275 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
7 266 (43.39%) SQL Server
8 217 (35.40%) MVC
9 187 (30.51%) HTML
10 184 (30.02%) AngularJS
11 180 (29.36%) CSS
12 178 (29.04%) Azure
13 162 (26.43%) .NET Framework
14 153 (24.96%) .NET Core
15 126 (20.55%) Microsoft
16 121 (19.74%) Software Engineering
17 112 (18.27%) ASP.NET Web API
18 109 (17.78%) TDD
19 102 (16.64%) React
20 100 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
21 87 (14.19%) Greenfield Project
22 80 (13.05%) Entity Framework
22 80 (13.05%) Microservices
22 80 (13.05%) DevOps
22 80 (13.05%) Scrum
22 80 (13.05%) Unit Testing
23 74 (12.07%) Degree
24 73 (11.91%) AWS
25 71 (11.58%) jQuery
26 69 (11.26%) Git (software)

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 14 (2.28%) IIS
2 11 (1.79%) CMS
3 9 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.98%) Confluence
5 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.65%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Magento
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 178 (29.04%) Azure
2 73 (11.91%) AWS
3 32 (5.22%) SaaS
4 19 (3.10%) GCP
5 7 (1.14%) GitHub
6 6 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.98%) PaaS
7 5 (0.82%) IaaS
8 4 (0.65%) Asana
8 4 (0.65%) Office 365
9 3 (0.49%) Azure Stack
10 2 (0.33%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 2 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.16%) Azure LUIS
11 1 (0.16%) NuGet
11 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.16%) DHCP
2 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.16%) Network Security
2 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (43.39%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.57%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.24%) MongoDB
4 23 (3.75%) MySQL
5 16 (2.61%) Redis
6 13 (2.12%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.31%) Big Data
9 7 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.82%) GIS
10 5 (0.82%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.65%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.49%) QlikView
12 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 69 (11.26%) Git (software)
2 35 (5.71%) NUnit
3 33 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (4.89%) Selenium
5 27 (4.40%) Visual Studio
6 25 (4.08%) SpecFlow
7 21 (3.43%) Jenkins
7 21 (3.43%) TeamCity
8 14 (2.28%) SoapUI
8 14 (2.28%) Subversion
9 13 (2.12%) JIRA
10 12 (1.96%) MSTest
11 8 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.14%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.98%) webpack
14 5 (0.82%) Moq
15 4 (0.65%) Mercurial
16 3 (0.49%) Jasmine
16 3 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 69 (11.26%) Finance
2 30 (4.89%) Retail
3 17 (2.77%) Front Office
4 16 (2.61%) Law
5 12 (1.96%) Games
6 10 (1.63%) Electronics
7 8 (1.31%) Automotive
8 7 (1.14%) Banking
8 7 (1.14%) Marketing
9 6 (0.98%) Police
10 5 (0.82%) Public Sector
11 4 (0.65%) Housing Association
11 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.49%) Back Office
12 3 (0.49%) Legal
12 3 (0.49%) Military
12 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 527 (85.97%) .NET
2 277 (45.19%) ASP.NET
3 187 (30.51%) HTML
4 184 (30.02%) AngularJS
5 180 (29.36%) CSS
6 162 (26.43%) .NET Framework
7 153 (24.96%) .NET Core
8 112 (18.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 102 (16.64%) React
10 100 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 80 (13.05%) Entity Framework
12 71 (11.58%) jQuery
13 68 (11.09%) HTML5
14 48 (7.83%) WCF
14 48 (7.83%) Web Services
15 43 (7.01%) REST
16 39 (6.36%) RESTful
17 36 (5.87%) WinForms
18 35 (5.71%) CSS3
19 32 (5.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 87 (14.19%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (4.24%) User Experience
3 24 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (0.98%) Algorithms
6 6 (0.98%) Cloud Native
7 5 (0.82%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.65%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.49%) Cybercrime
9 3 (0.49%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.49%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.33%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.33%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.33%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.16%) Contactless
11 1 (0.16%) Derivative
11 1 (0.16%) Photography
11 1 (0.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (10.93%) Windows
2 25 (4.08%) Linux
3 12 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.47%) Android
5 5 (0.82%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.65%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (35.40%) MVC
3 121 (19.74%) Software Engineering
4 109 (17.78%) TDD
5 80 (13.05%) DevOps
5 80 (13.05%) Microservices
5 80 (13.05%) Scrum
5 80 (13.05%) Unit Testing
6 63 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
7 47 (7.67%) BDD
7 47 (7.67%) Test Automation
8 46 (7.50%) SOLID
9 43 (7.01%) Web Development
10 42 (6.85%) OO
11 37 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (6.04%) Mentoring
12 36 (5.87%) OOP
12 36 (5.87%) SDLC
13 34 (5.55%) Computer Science
14 28 (4.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 613 (100.00%) C#
2 340 (55.46%) JavaScript
3 298 (48.61%) SQL
4 54 (8.81%) T-SQL
5 53 (8.65%) C++
6 50 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 38 (6.20%) Java
8 37 (6.04%) Python
9 29 (4.73%) TypeScript
10 18 (2.94%) C
11 17 (2.77%) F#
12 7 (1.14%) R
13 5 (0.82%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.65%) Delphi
14 4 (0.65%) VB
14 4 (0.65%) VBA
15 3 (0.49%) PHP
15 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.49%) XAML
16 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 74 (12.07%) Degree
2 25 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.49%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.49%) MBCS
7 1 (0.16%) CIW
7 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.10%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) GDPR
3 3 (0.49%) DICOM
4 1 (0.16%) GxP
System Software
1 44 (7.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (3.92%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.82%) Terraform
3 1 (0.16%) Kibana
3 1 (0.16%) MIIS
3 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 126 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 20 (3.26%) SAP
3 16 (2.61%) Oracle
3 16 (2.61%) Sage
4 14 (2.28%) Google
5 13 (2.12%) Xamarin
6 5 (0.82%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.65%) Cognizant
7 4 (0.65%) Telerik
8 3 (0.49%) Apple
9 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.16%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco
10 1 (0.16%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.16%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.16%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.16%) SimCorp
10 1 (0.16%) Tableau
10 1 (0.16%) VMware
10 1 (0.16%) Zend