Period
to 26 September 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 281 277
Rank change year-on-year -28 -4 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 1872 2277 2571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.06% 1.18% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.22% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1773 2229 2522
UK median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 169960 185940 211328
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.46% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136136 156251 175094
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -33 1735 £42,000 +5.00% 86
UK excluding London -17 1533 £40,000 - 74
South East -13 555 £42,500 +3.66% 19
North of England -58 358 £40,000 +6.67% 27
London -67 304 £50,000 -4.76% 14
North West -30 209 £37,500 - 18
Midlands -34 207 £37,500 -6.25% 15
East of England +42 169 £45,000 +12.50% 6
West Midlands +14 151 £36,750 +5.00% 8
South West +50 147 £37,500 - 5
Yorkshire -47 130 £40,000 - 8
Scotland +6 67 £38,250 -4.38%
East Midlands -40 58 £40,000 -4.76% 7
Wales +8 28 £37,500 +15.38%
North East -13 19 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Northern Ireland -15 7 £37,500 +20.97% 2

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1872 (100.00%) C#
2 1674 (89.42%) .NET
3 1081 (57.75%) ASP.NET
4 1061 (56.68%) SQL Server
5 981 (52.40%) JavaScript
6 930 (49.68%) MVC
7 926 (49.47%) SQL
8 905 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
9 742 (39.64%) HTML
10 645 (34.46%) CSS
11 594 (31.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 589 (31.46%) Microsoft
13 464 (24.79%) AngularJS
14 459 (24.52%) Software Engineering
15 449 (23.99%) jQuery
16 407 (21.74%) TDD
17 386 (20.62%) Web Services
18 375 (20.03%) WCF
18 375 (20.03%) .NET Framework
19 364 (19.44%) Degree
20 344 (18.38%) ASP.NET Web API
21 340 (18.16%) Scrum
22 330 (17.63%) OO
23 329 (17.57%) Finance
24 270 (14.42%) WPF
25 245 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
26 236 (12.61%) SDLC
27 234 (12.50%) HTML5
28 228 (12.18%) Visual Studio
29 226 (12.07%) 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 84 (4.49%) IIS
2 26 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 24 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (1.23%) CMS
5 17 (0.91%) Umbraco
6 14 (0.75%) Apache
7 11 (0.59%) Apache Spark
8 10 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.37%) Kentico
10 5 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.21%) Confluence
11 4 (0.21%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.16%) Drupal
12 3 (0.16%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.16%) WordPress
13 2 (0.11%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.11%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.053%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.053%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.11%) Magento
2 2 (0.11%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.053%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.053%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.053%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 210 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (4.33%) SaaS
4 12 (0.64%) npm
5 10 (0.53%) IaaS
5 10 (0.53%) PaaS
6 8 (0.43%) GitHub
7 7 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.21%) Office 365
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.11%) Datadog
12 1 (0.053%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.87%) HTTP
2 26 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 20 (1.07%) Internet
4 17 (0.91%) HTTPS
5 16 (0.85%) SMS
6 13 (0.69%) Intranet
7 10 (0.53%) Skype
7 10 (0.53%) Wireless
8 9 (0.48%) SSL
9 6 (0.32%) Firewall
10 3 (0.16%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.11%) AMQP
11 2 (0.11%) DNS
11 2 (0.11%) LDAP
11 2 (0.11%) WAN
12 1 (0.053%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.053%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.053%) Extranet
12 1 (0.053%) LAN
12 1 (0.053%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1061 (56.68%) SQL Server
2 128 (6.84%) Relational Database
3 87 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 74 (3.95%) NoSQL
6 63 (3.37%) MongoDB
7 54 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 47 (2.51%) MySQL
9 46 (2.46%) RDBMS
9 46 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
12 20 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 19 (1.01%) Big Data
14 15 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (0.80%) MariaDB
14 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.64%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.64%) OLTP
15 12 (0.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 245 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 228 (12.18%) Visual Studio
3 225 (12.02%) Git (software)
4 131 (7.00%) NUnit
5 120 (6.41%) Subversion
6 73 (3.90%) TeamCity
7 57 (3.04%) JIRA
8 53 (2.83%) Jenkins
9 46 (2.46%) Moq
10 35 (1.87%) MSBuild
11 22 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (0.91%) Bugzilla
13 15 (0.80%) MSTest
13 15 (0.80%) Selenium
14 13 (0.69%) SpecFlow
14 13 (0.69%) Trac
15 11 (0.59%) Mercurial
16 10 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
17 9 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 329 (17.57%) Finance
2 99 (5.29%) Marketing
3 73 (3.90%) Banking
4 69 (3.69%) Retail
5 56 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 50 (2.67%) Electronics
7 45 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.44%) Games
9 26 (1.39%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.28%) Back Office
10 24 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (1.01%) Automotive
13 17 (0.91%) Advertising
14 8 (0.43%) Legal
15 6 (0.32%) Military
16 4 (0.21%) Billing
16 4 (0.21%) Prime Brokerage
17 3 (0.16%) Law
17 3 (0.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1674 (89.42%) .NET
2 1081 (57.75%) ASP.NET
3 742 (39.64%) HTML
4 645 (34.46%) CSS
5 594 (31.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 464 (24.79%) AngularJS
7 449 (23.99%) jQuery
8 386 (20.62%) Web Services
9 375 (20.03%) .NET Framework
9 375 (20.03%) WCF
10 344 (18.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 270 (14.42%) WPF
12 234 (12.50%) HTML5
13 226 (12.07%) XML
14 208 (11.11%) Entity Framework
15 172 (9.19%) WinForms
16 163 (8.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 156 (8.33%) REST
18 145 (7.75%) Ajax
19 139 (7.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 215 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 176 (9.40%) Greenfield Project
3 88 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
5 74 (3.95%) Fintech
6 55 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 48 (2.56%) User Experience
8 34 (1.82%) N-Tier
9 29 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 28 (1.50%) iPad
11 22 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 18 (0.96%) Hedge funds
13 12 (0.64%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.59%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.53%) EMV
15 10 (0.53%) NHS
15 10 (0.53%) PDA
15 10 (0.53%) Smartcard
16 9 (0.48%) BBC
16 9 (0.48%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 215 (11.49%) Windows
2 51 (2.72%) Linux
3 48 (2.56%) Android
3 48 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 11 (0.59%) Unix
5 7 (0.37%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.32%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.21%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.053%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.053%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 930 (49.68%) MVC
2 905 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
3 459 (24.52%) Software Engineering
4 407 (21.74%) TDD
5 340 (18.16%) Scrum
6 330 (17.63%) OO
7 236 (12.61%) SDLC
8 200 (10.68%) Unit Testing
9 176 (9.40%) Web Development
10 155 (8.28%) OOP
11 136 (7.26%) SOLID
12 127 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
13 115 (6.14%) Mentoring
14 113 (6.04%) Test Automation
15 94 (5.02%) BDD
16 92 (4.91%) Waterfall
17 83 (4.43%) CRM
18 75 (4.01%) SOA
19 64 (3.42%) Mobile Development
20 63 (3.37%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1872 (100.00%) C#
2 981 (52.40%) JavaScript
3 926 (49.47%) SQL
4 220 (11.75%) VB.NET
5 196 (10.47%) T-SQL
6 177 (9.46%) C++
7 143 (7.64%) Java
8 69 (3.69%) VB
9 61 (3.26%) Python
10 48 (2.56%) PL/SQL
11 46 (2.46%) TypeScript
12 42 (2.24%) PHP
13 32 (1.71%) C
14 28 (1.50%) VB6
15 24 (1.28%) Scala
16 22 (1.18%) F#
17 19 (1.01%) MATLAB
18 17 (0.91%) Delphi
19 15 (0.80%) Perl
19 15 (0.80%) XAML
Qualifications
1 364 (19.44%) Degree
2 91 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 18 (0.96%) HND
6 14 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.69%) PhD
8 11 (0.59%) GNVQ
9 10 (0.53%) MCSD
10 9 (0.48%) MCAD
11 7 (0.37%) MCTS
12 5 (0.27%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.21%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.21%) MCP
13 4 (0.21%) MCPD
14 2 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
15 1 (0.053%) Chartered Engineer
15 1 (0.053%) DBS Check
15 1 (0.053%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.053%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.37%) QA
2 19 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.85%) SEPA
4 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.16%) SLA
6 2 (0.11%) PMO
7 1 (0.053%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.053%) HL7
7 1 (0.053%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.053%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.053%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (0.75%) Docker
2 9 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.053%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (0.91%) Opsview
2 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.053%) Grafana
3 1 (0.053%) Nagios
3 1 (0.053%) Puppet
3 1 (0.053%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.053%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.053%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 589 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 138 (7.37%) Oracle
3 67 (3.58%) Xamarin
4 43 (2.30%) SAP
5 23 (1.23%) Google
6 19 (1.01%) Splunk
7 9 (0.48%) Castleton
7 9 (0.48%) DevExpress
8 8 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 7 (0.37%) Adobe
9 7 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.37%) Telerik
10 6 (0.32%) Virgin Media
10 6 (0.32%) VMware
11 5 (0.27%) Apple
11 5 (0.27%) Twitter
12 4 (0.21%) Sage
13 3 (0.16%) Dell
13 3 (0.16%) Sony
14 2 (0.11%) Pegasus