Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 300 298
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 1,985 1,874 2,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.14% 1.06% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.10% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,839 1,831 2,288
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £62,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 167,227 170,652 201,733
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,816 142,093 168,706
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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 +23 1,902 £42,500 +6.25% 308
UK excluding London +31 1,621 £42,500 +6.25% 259
South East +62 732 £42,500 +6.25% 105
London +6 335 £50,500 -3.81% 53
North of England -68 335 £40,000 +6.67% 62
North West -31 207 £42,500 +13.33% 33
East of England +53 185 £43,500 +8.75% 30
South West +34 162 £37,500 -6.25% 28
Midlands -16 154 £37,500 - 30
West Midlands +29 103 £39,000 +11.43% 15
Yorkshire -64 102 £40,000 +6.67% 28
East Midlands -21 52 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Scotland -25 28 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North East -15 26 £35,000 - 1
Wales +2 19 £37,500 -2.60% 1
Northern Ireland -12 7 £37,500 +10.29% 1

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 1,985 (100.00%) C#
2 1,738 (87.56%) .NET
3 1,223 (61.61%) JavaScript
4 1,153 (58.09%) ASP.NET
5 1,116 (56.22%) SQL Server
6 1,071 (53.95%) MVC
7 1,051 (52.95%) SQL
8 954 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
9 805 (40.55%) HTML
10 714 (35.97%) CSS
11 673 (33.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 556 (28.01%) AngularJS
13 554 (27.91%) Microsoft
14 539 (27.15%) jQuery
15 507 (25.54%) Software Engineering
16 467 (23.53%) .NET Framework
17 419 (21.11%) Web Services
18 414 (20.86%) ASP.NET Web API
19 410 (20.65%) Scrum
20 385 (19.40%) WCF
21 353 (17.78%) Finance
22 298 (15.01%) Degree
23 292 (14.71%) T-SQL
24 286 (14.41%) TDD
25 280 (14.11%) WPF
26 278 (14.01%) OO
27 276 (13.90%) Microsoft Azure
28 267 (13.45%) Unit Testing
29 252 (12.70%) Visual Studio
30 245 (12.34%) Entity Framework

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
1 105 (5.29%) IIS
2 41 (2.07%) CMS
3 35 (1.76%) Umbraco
4 31 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 11 (0.55%) EPiServer
6 9 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.40%) Confluence
8 7 (0.35%) Apache
8 7 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.35%) JBoss
9 3 (0.15%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.15%) OpenEdge
10 2 (0.10%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.10%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.10%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.050%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.050%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.050%) Tornado
Applications
1 23 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.15%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.050%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.050%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 32 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.050%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 276 (13.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 132 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (3.53%) SaaS
4 38 (1.91%) GitHub
5 19 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (0.81%) Office 365
7 15 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.40%) PaaS
9 7 (0.35%) IaaS
10 6 (0.30%) npm
10 6 (0.30%) Serverless
11 4 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.050%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.76%) Internet
2 27 (1.36%) SMS
3 22 (1.11%) HTTPS
4 21 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.71%) Wireless
6 10 (0.50%) HTTP
7 5 (0.25%) Broadband
7 5 (0.25%) Firewall
7 5 (0.25%) Intranet
8 4 (0.20%) ATM
8 4 (0.20%) VoIP
8 4 (0.20%) VPN
9 3 (0.15%) SSL
10 2 (0.10%) AMQP
11 1 (0.050%) MQTT
11 1 (0.050%) RFID
11 1 (0.050%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.050%) WPA
11 1 (0.050%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,116 (56.22%) SQL Server
2 88 (4.43%) Relational Database
3 78 (3.93%) MySQL
4 73 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 64 (3.22%) NoSQL
6 46 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (2.07%) RDBMS
7 41 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (1.71%) MongoDB
9 32 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (1.51%) Oracle Database
11 29 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
12 25 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
13 22 (1.11%) Big Data
14 16 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (0.65%) OLTP
16 13 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 252 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 239 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 191 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 157 (7.91%) NUnit
5 77 (3.88%) Subversion
6 63 (3.17%) JIRA
7 61 (3.07%) Jenkins
8 58 (2.92%) TeamCity
9 32 (1.61%) MSTest
10 26 (1.31%) Moq
11 25 (1.26%) SpecFlow
12 24 (1.21%) Selenium
13 20 (1.01%) MSBuild
14 16 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (0.65%) Bugzilla
15 13 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
15 13 (0.65%) Trac
16 10 (0.50%) Jasmine
16 10 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 8 (0.40%) ReSharper
General
1 353 (17.78%) Finance
2 100 (5.04%) Retail
3 62 (3.12%) Banking
4 55 (2.77%) Marketing
5 41 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 40 (2.02%) Electronics
7 28 (1.41%) Back Office
8 27 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (0.91%) Advertising
11 16 (0.81%) Games
11 16 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.55%) Front Office
13 11 (0.55%) Legal
14 5 (0.25%) Prime Brokerage
15 4 (0.20%) Law
16 3 (0.15%) Billing
17 2 (0.10%) Automotive
17 2 (0.10%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,738 (87.56%) .NET
2 1,153 (58.09%) ASP.NET
3 805 (40.55%) HTML
4 714 (35.97%) CSS
5 673 (33.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 556 (28.01%) AngularJS
7 539 (27.15%) jQuery
8 467 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 419 (21.11%) Web Services
10 414 (20.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 385 (19.40%) WCF
12 280 (14.11%) WPF
13 245 (12.34%) Entity Framework
14 241 (12.14%) XML
15 228 (11.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 197 (9.92%) HTML5
17 187 (9.42%) REST
18 160 (8.06%) WinForms
19 156 (7.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 150 (7.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 185 (9.32%) Greenfield Project
2 169 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 90 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
4 87 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (3.93%) Fintech
6 64 (3.22%) N-Tier
7 55 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 52 (2.62%) Client/Server
9 37 (1.86%) User Experience
10 31 (1.56%) Algorithms
11 23 (1.16%) Hedge funds
12 13 (0.65%) PDA
12 13 (0.65%) Smartphone
13 12 (0.60%) e-Learning
13 12 (0.60%) Life Science
13 12 (0.60%) RIA
14 10 (0.50%) iPad
15 9 (0.45%) Analytical Mindset
16 8 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (0.40%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 239 (12.04%) Windows
2 71 (3.58%) Apple iOS
3 55 (2.77%) Android
4 29 (1.46%) Linux
5 21 (1.06%) Windows 10
5 21 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.50%) Unix
7 7 (0.35%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.35%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.30%) Nucleus RTOS
9 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.050%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.050%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,071 (53.95%) MVC
2 954 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
3 507 (25.54%) Software Engineering
4 410 (20.65%) Scrum
5 286 (14.41%) TDD
6 278 (14.01%) OO
7 267 (13.45%) Unit Testing
8 198 (9.97%) SDLC
9 187 (9.42%) Web Development
10 173 (8.72%) Test Automation
11 146 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
12 126 (6.35%) BDD
13 124 (6.25%) OOP
14 113 (5.69%) Waterfall
15 104 (5.24%) Microservices
15 104 (5.24%) SOLID
16 93 (4.69%) Mentoring
17 78 (3.93%) MVVM
18 76 (3.83%) Front End Development
18 76 (3.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,985 (100.00%) C#
2 1,223 (61.61%) JavaScript
3 1,051 (52.95%) SQL
4 292 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 179 (9.02%) C++
6 168 (8.46%) VB.NET
7 141 (7.10%) Java
8 91 (4.58%) TypeScript
9 70 (3.53%) VB
10 51 (2.57%) PL/SQL
11 49 (2.47%) Python
12 46 (2.32%) C
13 38 (1.91%) PHP
14 27 (1.36%) VB6
15 25 (1.26%) PowerShell
16 22 (1.11%) XAML
17 19 (0.96%) MATLAB
18 18 (0.91%) Delphi
19 10 (0.50%) F#
20 9 (0.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 298 (15.01%) Degree
2 58 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 17 (0.86%) MCSD
6 11 (0.55%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.25%) MCP
8 4 (0.20%) MCAD
8 4 (0.20%) MCTS
8 4 (0.20%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.10%) GNVQ
9 2 (0.10%) HND
9 2 (0.10%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.10%) MCPD
9 2 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.050%) CFA
10 1 (0.050%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.050%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.87%) QA
2 11 (0.55%) PMO
3 6 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.15%) SEPA
5 2 (0.10%) MiFID
5 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.050%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.050%) COSHH
6 1 (0.050%) GAMP
6 1 (0.050%) HL7
6 1 (0.050%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.050%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.050%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (3.07%) Docker
2 11 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.050%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
2 7 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.30%) Terraform
4 4 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.15%) Opsview
6 2 (0.10%) Ansible
6 2 (0.10%) Kibana
6 2 (0.10%) Rancher
7 1 (0.050%) Grafana
7 1 (0.050%) Graphite
7 1 (0.050%) logstash
7 1 (0.050%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.050%) StatsD
7 1 (0.050%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.050%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 554 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 127 (6.40%) Oracle
3 60 (3.02%) Xamarin
4 48 (2.42%) Google
5 18 (0.91%) SAP
6 15 (0.76%) Sitecore
7 13 (0.65%) Capita
8 11 (0.55%) WorldPay
9 10 (0.50%) DevExpress
10 8 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.40%) Telerik
11 6 (0.30%) Apple
11 6 (0.30%) BMC
12 5 (0.25%) Adobe
12 5 (0.25%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.20%) Cadence
13 4 (0.20%) HP
13 4 (0.20%) Splunk
14 3 (0.15%) Castleton
14 3 (0.15%) Dell