Period
to 23 September 2019

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 366 290 318
Rank change year-on-year -76 +28 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 1,196 1,928 1,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 1.17% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.21% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,060 1,827 1,762
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 134,078 158,754 168,682
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.03% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 106,768 127,893 135,219
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 -81 1,097 £45,000 - 197
UK excluding London -70 933 £41,000 -5.75% 150
South East -65 355 £43,750 -2.78% 48
North of England -4 248 £40,000 -5.88% 31
London -36 209 £55,000 +4.76% 56
North West +5 140 £40,000 -11.11% 20
Midlands -20 110 £40,000 - 29
South West -54 96 £45,000 +15.38% 16
Yorkshire -3 86 £42,500 - 11
East of England -37 77 £42,500 -5.56% 17
West Midlands -12 61 £39,500 -7.06% 13
East Midlands +3 49 £43,000 +7.50% 16
Scotland +21 34 £35,000 -36.36% 3
North East +21 22 £47,500 +11.76%
Wales +9 13 £32,500 -27.78% 5
Northern Ireland -24 3 £57,500 +53.33% 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 1,196 (100.00%) C#
2 1,063 (88.88%) .NET
3 622 (52.01%) SQL
4 605 (50.59%) JavaScript
5 601 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
6 591 (49.41%) ASP.NET
7 545 (45.57%) SQL Server
8 528 (44.15%) MVC
9 364 (30.43%) AngularJS
10 350 (29.26%) HTML
11 319 (26.67%) CSS
12 294 (24.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 293 (24.50%) Microsoft
14 274 (22.91%) Software Engineering
15 244 (20.40%) Azure
16 240 (20.07%) jQuery
17 221 (18.48%) .NET Framework
17 221 (18.48%) ASP.NET Web API
18 219 (18.31%) TDD
19 209 (17.47%) Scrum
20 198 (16.56%) Finance
21 193 (16.14%) .NET Core
22 179 (14.97%) Web Services
23 172 (14.38%) Degree
24 155 (12.96%) SDLC
25 154 (12.88%) Windows
26 143 (11.96%) Git (software)
26 143 (11.96%) React
27 136 (11.37%) Microservices
27 136 (11.37%) VB.NET

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 23 (1.92%) IIS
2 22 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (1.51%) CMS
4 17 (1.42%) NServiceBus
5 12 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 12 (1.00%) Umbraco
6 10 (0.84%) Confluence
7 9 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.42%) Kentico
9 3 (0.25%) Apache
9 3 (0.25%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.17%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.17%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.084%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.084%) Appian
11 1 (0.084%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.084%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.084%) SAS
11 1 (0.084%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.084%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.00%) Front Arena
1 12 (1.00%) Markit EDM
1 12 (1.00%) thinkFolio
2 5 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.17%) StreamServe
4 1 (0.084%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 244 (20.40%) Azure
2 114 (9.53%) AWS
3 22 (1.84%) SaaS
4 20 (1.67%) Serverless
5 14 (1.17%) Office 365
6 8 (0.67%) G Suite
6 8 (0.67%) GitHub
7 6 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (0.50%) PaaS
8 5 (0.42%) Azure Functions
9 4 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.33%) GCP
10 3 (0.25%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.17%) IaaS
11 2 (0.17%) npm
11 2 (0.17%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.084%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.17%) Internet
2 11 (0.92%) HTTP
3 3 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.17%) Firewall
4 2 (0.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.084%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.084%) Intranet
5 1 (0.084%) Modbus
5 1 (0.084%) Network Security
5 1 (0.084%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 545 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 86 (7.19%) Relational Database
3 45 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (3.60%) MongoDB
5 37 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 36 (3.01%) MySQL
7 32 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (1.84%) Big Data
9 22 (1.84%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (1.59%) SQLite
11 14 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (0.92%) Amazon Aurora
14 9 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
17 5 (0.42%) Neo4j
17 5 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 143 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 95 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 95 (7.94%) Visual Studio
3 72 (6.02%) NUnit
4 51 (4.26%) Selenium
5 45 (3.76%) JIRA
6 42 (3.51%) SpecFlow
7 38 (3.18%) Jenkins
8 36 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
8 36 (3.01%) TeamCity
9 28 (2.34%) WebDriver
10 22 (1.84%) Moq
11 19 (1.59%) SoapUI
12 18 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
14 15 (1.25%) Cucumber
14 15 (1.25%) WiX
15 12 (1.00%) Subversion
16 10 (0.84%) webpack
17 9 (0.75%) gulp
General
1 198 (16.56%) Finance
2 68 (5.69%) Retail
3 51 (4.26%) Marketing
4 29 (2.42%) Games
5 28 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.01%) Public Sector
7 21 (1.76%) Electronics
7 21 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.51%) Front Office
9 17 (1.42%) Banking
10 12 (1.00%) Dutch Language
10 12 (1.00%) French Language
10 12 (1.00%) German Language
10 12 (1.00%) Italian Language
10 12 (1.00%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.59%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.42%) Advertising
13 4 (0.33%) Automotive
13 4 (0.33%) Back Office
14 2 (0.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,063 (88.88%) .NET
2 591 (49.41%) ASP.NET
3 364 (30.43%) AngularJS
4 350 (29.26%) HTML
5 319 (26.67%) CSS
6 294 (24.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 240 (20.07%) jQuery
8 221 (18.48%) .NET Framework
8 221 (18.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 193 (16.14%) .NET Core
10 179 (14.97%) Web Services
11 143 (11.96%) React
12 135 (11.29%) WCF
13 130 (10.87%) XML
14 105 (8.78%) RESTful
15 101 (8.44%) WPF
16 83 (6.94%) HTML5
17 81 (6.77%) SOAP
18 79 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 76 (6.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 120 (10.03%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (3.93%) Mobile App
3 42 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
4 38 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (2.68%) User Experience
6 21 (1.76%) Algorithms
7 20 (1.67%) Hedge funds
8 15 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.09%) Equities
10 13 (1.09%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.09%) Online Games
11 12 (1.00%) Cloud Native
11 12 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.00%) Derivative
12 11 (0.92%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.84%) Driving Licence
13 10 (0.84%) Robotics
14 9 (0.75%) NHS
15 8 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 154 (12.88%) Windows
2 40 (3.34%) Linux
3 37 (3.09%) Android
4 28 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.92%) Unix
6 10 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.084%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.084%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.084%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.084%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 528 (44.15%) MVC
3 274 (22.91%) Software Engineering
4 219 (18.31%) TDD
5 209 (17.47%) Scrum
6 155 (12.96%) SDLC
7 136 (11.37%) Microservices
8 129 (10.79%) Problem-Solving
9 128 (10.70%) DevOps
10 126 (10.54%) Test Automation
11 114 (9.53%) Unit Testing
12 106 (8.86%) OO
13 102 (8.53%) Web Development
14 100 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
15 84 (7.02%) Computer Science
16 71 (5.94%) BDD
17 68 (5.69%) Mentoring
18 60 (5.02%) OOP
19 53 (4.43%) SOA
19 53 (4.43%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,196 (100.00%) C#
2 622 (52.01%) SQL
3 605 (50.59%) JavaScript
4 136 (11.37%) VB.NET
5 95 (7.94%) Java
6 85 (7.11%) C++
7 82 (6.86%) T-SQL
8 73 (6.10%) Python
9 69 (5.77%) TypeScript
10 52 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 51 (4.26%) VB
12 37 (3.09%) C
13 34 (2.84%) VB6
14 23 (1.92%) PHP
15 20 (1.67%) XAML
16 16 (1.34%) R
16 16 (1.34%) Ruby
17 11 (0.92%) Scala
18 8 (0.67%) PL/SQL
19 6 (0.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 172 (14.38%) Degree
2 46 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.00%) MCAD
5 12 (1.00%) MCTS
6 11 (0.92%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.67%) MCSD
8 5 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.42%) ISEB
8 5 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.33%) MCP
9 4 (0.33%) MCPD
9 4 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.25%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.17%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.17%) SANS
11 2 (0.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.93%) QA
2 17 (1.42%) DICOM
3 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.17%) PMO
4 1 (0.084%) Dublin Core
4 1 (0.084%) HL7
System Software
1 75 (6.27%) Docker
2 6 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.084%) Firmware
3 1 (0.084%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (1.92%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.59%) Terraform
3 5 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (0.33%) Rancher
5 1 (0.084%) Ansible
5 1 (0.084%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.084%) Kibana
5 1 (0.084%) logstash
5 1 (0.084%) MIIS
5 1 (0.084%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.084%) Puppet
5 1 (0.084%) Salt
Vendors
1 293 (24.50%) Microsoft
2 46 (3.85%) Oracle
3 42 (3.51%) Xamarin
4 32 (2.68%) Google
4 32 (2.68%) SAP
5 12 (1.00%) Calypso
5 12 (1.00%) Charles River
5 12 (1.00%) Sage
5 12 (1.00%) SimCorp
6 10 (0.84%) Axosoft
7 5 (0.42%) Telerik
8 3 (0.25%) Apple
8 3 (0.25%) Blue Prism
8 3 (0.25%) Infragistics
8 3 (0.25%) UiPath
9 2 (0.17%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.17%) Databricks
9 2 (0.17%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.17%) OpenText
9 2 (0.17%) Tableau