Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 307 295
Rank change year-on-year +37 -12 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 2,114 1,792 2,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.23% 1.06% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.10% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,992 1,716 2,218
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,625 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 165,560 162,837 194,208
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.45% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,821 134,730 163,067
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 2018. 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 +53 2,043 £45,000 +12.50% 269
UK excluding London +22 1,685 £42,500 +6.25% 215
South East +54 741 £45,000 +5.88% 66
London +80 396 £50,000 - 65
North of England -22 316 £45,000 +20.00% 47
South West +28 232 £39,000 -2.50% 21
East of England +40 214 £45,000 - 32
North West -9 167 £45,000 +25.00% 27
Midlands -20 156 £39,000 +4.00% 38
Yorkshire -43 126 £45,000 +18.42% 15
West Midlands -27 88 £37,750 +0.67% 17
East Midlands -6 68 £40,000 - 21
North East -4 23 £42,000 +7.01% 5
Scotland -65 14 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Wales -4 7 £35,000 -3.45% 1
Northern Ireland +6 6 £37,500 +4.90% 5
Isle of Man - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 2,114 (100.00%) C#
2 1,852 (87.61%) .NET
3 1,346 (63.67%) JavaScript
4 1,131 (53.50%) SQL Server
5 1,107 (52.37%) ASP.NET
6 1,102 (52.13%) SQL
7 1,068 (50.52%) MVC
8 961 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
9 920 (43.52%) HTML
10 791 (37.42%) CSS
11 660 (31.22%) AngularJS
12 626 (29.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 605 (28.62%) Microsoft
14 557 (26.35%) Software Engineering
15 548 (25.92%) jQuery
16 468 (22.14%) .NET Framework
17 408 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
18 379 (17.93%) Scrum
19 362 (17.12%) TDD
20 355 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
21 346 (16.37%) WCF
22 344 (16.27%) Web Services
23 333 (15.75%) Finance
24 331 (15.66%) OO
25 310 (14.66%) T-SQL
26 293 (13.86%) Unit Testing
27 288 (13.62%) Entity Framework
28 273 (12.91%) Visual Studio
28 273 (12.91%) Windows
29 268 (12.68%) XML

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 71 (3.36%) IIS
2 69 (3.26%) CMS
3 52 (2.46%) Umbraco
4 35 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 20 (0.95%) Confluence
6 16 (0.76%) EPiServer
7 13 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.52%) NServiceBus
9 9 (0.43%) Apache
10 8 (0.38%) JBoss
11 7 (0.33%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.19%) nginx
14 3 (0.14%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.14%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.047%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.047%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.76%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.095%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.095%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.047%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.047%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 355 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 158 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
3 87 (4.12%) SaaS
4 47 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 34 (1.61%) GitHub
6 19 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 18 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 15 (0.71%) npm
9 13 (0.61%) Office 365
10 10 (0.47%) Serverless
11 4 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.19%) PaaS
12 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.14%) Datadog
12 3 (0.14%) IaaS
12 3 (0.14%) NuGet
13 2 (0.095%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.095%) G Suite
13 2 (0.095%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.61%) SMS
2 17 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 14 (0.66%) Internet
4 13 (0.61%) HTTPS
4 13 (0.61%) WPA
5 8 (0.38%) Broadband
5 8 (0.38%) HTTP
6 6 (0.28%) VPN
7 4 (0.19%) Wireless
8 3 (0.14%) Intranet
8 3 (0.14%) X.509
9 2 (0.095%) DNS
9 2 (0.095%) SSL
10 1 (0.047%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.047%) RFID
10 1 (0.047%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,131 (53.50%) SQL Server
2 131 (6.20%) Relational Database
3 83 (3.93%) MySQL
4 79 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (3.31%) RDBMS
6 63 (2.98%) NoSQL
7 48 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (1.47%) MongoDB
11 29 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (1.28%) Big Data
13 26 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
14 23 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
15 20 (0.95%) Oracle Database
16 19 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (0.85%) Redis
18 15 (0.71%) GIS
19 14 (0.66%) OLAP
20 10 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 273 (12.91%) Visual Studio
2 265 (12.54%) Git (software)
3 227 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 143 (6.76%) NUnit
5 65 (3.07%) Subversion
6 64 (3.03%) JIRA
7 58 (2.74%) TeamCity
8 47 (2.22%) Selenium
9 42 (1.99%) SpecFlow
10 41 (1.94%) Jenkins
11 36 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
12 29 (1.37%) MSTest
12 29 (1.37%) ReSharper
13 26 (1.23%) Jasmine
14 24 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 16 (0.76%) webpack
16 14 (0.66%) Bugzilla
16 14 (0.66%) Cucumber
16 14 (0.66%) Trac
17 12 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 333 (15.75%) Finance
2 118 (5.58%) Retail
3 59 (2.79%) Marketing
4 56 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 53 (2.51%) Electronics
6 50 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 44 (2.08%) Banking
8 27 (1.28%) Back Office
9 25 (1.18%) Advertising
10 15 (0.71%) Automotive
10 15 (0.71%) Games
11 14 (0.66%) Legal
12 11 (0.52%) Front Office
13 9 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.28%) Law
16 4 (0.19%) Publishing
17 3 (0.14%) Billing
17 3 (0.14%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,852 (87.61%) .NET
2 1,107 (52.37%) ASP.NET
3 920 (43.52%) HTML
4 791 (37.42%) CSS
5 660 (31.22%) AngularJS
6 626 (29.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 548 (25.92%) jQuery
8 468 (22.14%) .NET Framework
9 408 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 346 (16.37%) WCF
11 344 (16.27%) Web Services
12 288 (13.62%) Entity Framework
13 268 (12.68%) XML
14 264 (12.49%) WPF
15 215 (10.17%) React
16 192 (9.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 190 (8.99%) RESTful
18 186 (8.80%) HTML5
19 162 (7.66%) SOAP
20 161 (7.62%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 250 (11.83%) Greenfield Project
2 156 (7.38%) Computer Science
3 108 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 65 (3.07%) User Experience
6 60 (2.84%) Fintech
7 55 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
8 46 (2.18%) Client/Server
9 41 (1.94%) N-Tier
10 25 (1.18%) Algorithms
11 18 (0.85%) Smartphone
12 14 (0.66%) Hedge funds
12 14 (0.66%) NHS
13 13 (0.61%) e-Learning
14 11 (0.52%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.38%) EPoS
15 8 (0.38%) Fat Client
15 8 (0.38%) Thin Client
16 7 (0.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 273 (12.91%) Windows
2 51 (2.41%) Android
3 43 (2.03%) Apple iOS
4 38 (1.80%) Linux
5 33 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 18 (0.85%) Unix
7 9 (0.43%) Nucleus RTOS
7 9 (0.43%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.095%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,068 (50.52%) MVC
2 961 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
3 557 (26.35%) Software Engineering
4 379 (17.93%) Scrum
5 362 (17.12%) TDD
6 331 (15.66%) OO
7 293 (13.86%) Unit Testing
8 210 (9.93%) SDLC
9 200 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
10 183 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
11 176 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 174 (8.23%) Web Development
13 161 (7.62%) BDD
14 124 (5.87%) OOP
15 113 (5.35%) Mentoring
16 112 (5.30%) Microservices
17 94 (4.45%) SOLID
18 91 (4.30%) Front End Development
19 89 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
20 87 (4.12%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2,114 (100.00%) C#
2 1,346 (63.67%) JavaScript
3 1,102 (52.13%) SQL
4 310 (14.66%) T-SQL
5 204 (9.65%) Java
6 166 (7.85%) C++
7 121 (5.72%) TypeScript
8 96 (4.54%) VB.NET
9 63 (2.98%) Python
10 60 (2.84%) VB
11 48 (2.27%) PL/SQL
12 42 (1.99%) C
13 38 (1.80%) PHP
14 33 (1.56%) XAML
15 30 (1.42%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.32%) VBScript
17 24 (1.14%) Delphi
18 23 (1.09%) F#
18 23 (1.09%) VB6
19 20 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 231 (10.93%) Degree
2 94 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.57%) Sun Certification
6 11 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.19%) HND
8 2 (0.095%) GNVQ
8 2 (0.095%) MCSD
8 2 (0.095%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.047%) CFA
9 1 (0.047%) MCP
9 1 (0.047%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (1.61%) QA
2 6 (0.28%) GDPR
3 3 (0.14%) COSHH
3 3 (0.14%) MiFID
3 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.14%) PMO
3 3 (0.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.047%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.047%) UCITS
System Software
1 58 (2.74%) Docker
2 9 (0.43%) Firmware
3 5 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.095%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.047%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (1.14%) Kubernetes
2 21 (0.99%) Terraform
3 18 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
3 18 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.19%) Ansible
5 4 (0.19%) Puppet
6 3 (0.14%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.095%) Rancher
8 1 (0.047%) Kibana
8 1 (0.047%) logstash
8 1 (0.047%) StatsD
Vendors
1 605 (28.62%) Microsoft
2 107 (5.06%) Oracle
3 66 (3.12%) Google
4 62 (2.93%) Xamarin
5 49 (2.32%) SAP
6 20 (0.95%) Capita
7 17 (0.80%) Sitecore
8 16 (0.76%) WorldPay
9 10 (0.47%) TOWER Software
10 9 (0.43%) Sage
11 8 (0.38%) BT
12 6 (0.28%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.28%) BMC
12 6 (0.28%) Telerik
13 4 (0.19%) New Relic
14 3 (0.14%) DevExpress
14 3 (0.14%) HP
15 2 (0.095%) Apple
15 2 (0.095%) IBM
15 2 (0.095%) Syncfusion