Period
to 24 May 2019

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 330 276 311
Rank change year-on-year -54 +35 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 1,423 2,103 1,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.98% 1.22% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.27% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,317 1,985 1,729
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £67,700 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 139,433 166,210 163,415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.39% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 110,726 135,180 135,273
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,375 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -74 1,264 £45,000 - 262
UK excluding London -43 1,128 £42,500 - 230
South East -55 447 £45,000 - 61
North of England +13 276 £41,250 -6.78% 59
London -74 220 £60,000 +20.00% 48
Midlands +4 135 £40,000 +2.56% 55
North West -6 131 £40,000 -11.11% 32
Yorkshire -8 111 £42,500 -5.56% 25
South West -77 95 £45,750 +17.31% 19
West Midlands +9 91 £38,000 +1.33% 33
East of England -22 90 £42,500 -5.56% 20
Scotland +47 50 £44,000 -2.22% 3
East Midlands +15 44 £40,000 - 22
North East +31 34 £47,500 +13.10% 2
Northern Ireland -12 21 £37,500 - 8
Wales +21 15 £30,000 -14.29% 5

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1,423 (100.00%) C#
2 1,272 (89.39%) .NET
3 785 (55.17%) ASP.NET
4 750 (52.71%) SQL
5 709 (49.82%) JavaScript
6 706 (49.61%) SQL Server
7 694 (48.77%) MVC
8 681 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
9 450 (31.62%) HTML
10 427 (30.01%) Microsoft
11 419 (29.44%) CSS
12 395 (27.76%) Software Engineering
13 366 (25.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 356 (25.02%) AngularJS
15 297 (20.87%) .NET Framework
16 289 (20.31%) Finance
17 283 (19.89%) ASP.NET Web API
18 274 (19.26%) TDD
19 273 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
20 253 (17.78%) Scrum
20 253 (17.78%) Degree
21 231 (16.23%) Git (software)
22 229 (16.09%) jQuery
23 215 (15.11%) Windows
24 206 (14.48%) WCF
25 193 (13.56%) Web Services
25 193 (13.56%) Visual Studio
26 190 (13.35%) .NET Core
26 190 (13.35%) T-SQL
27 186 (13.07%) 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 68 (4.78%) IIS
2 37 (2.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 31 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (1.62%) Confluence
5 18 (1.26%) Umbraco
6 16 (1.12%) CMS
7 12 (0.84%) NServiceBus
8 11 (0.77%) SharePoint
9 10 (0.70%) Kentico
10 4 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.21%) Apache
11 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.21%) WordPress
12 2 (0.14%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.070%) Apache Airflow
13 1 (0.070%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.070%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.070%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.14%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 21 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.49%) Front Arena
2 7 (0.49%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.49%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.21%) Shopify
5 1 (0.070%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.070%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 273 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.97%) SaaS
4 26 (1.83%) Serverless
5 20 (1.41%) Office 365
6 17 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (0.98%) G Suite
8 13 (0.91%) PaaS
9 9 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.42%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.42%) Azure Functions
12 5 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.35%) IaaS
13 3 (0.21%) Power Platform
14 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.14%) NuGet
14 2 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.12%) Internet
2 10 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.63%) HTTP
4 7 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (0.49%) Network Security
5 6 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.28%) VoIP
7 3 (0.21%) Intranet
7 3 (0.21%) Modbus
8 2 (0.14%) Firewall
8 2 (0.14%) MQTT
8 2 (0.14%) RS-485
8 2 (0.14%) Skype
9 1 (0.070%) CTI
9 1 (0.070%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 706 (49.61%) SQL Server
2 108 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 78 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 72 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 43 (3.02%) MySQL
7 34 (2.39%) MongoDB
8 31 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (1.48%) Big Data
9 21 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.19%) SQLite
13 14 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
14 12 (0.84%) OLAP
15 8 (0.56%) Redis
16 6 (0.42%) CouchDB
16 6 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 231 (16.23%) Git (software)
2 193 (13.56%) Visual Studio
3 130 (9.14%) NUnit
4 117 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 96 (6.75%) Jenkins
6 86 (6.04%) TeamCity
7 56 (3.94%) SpecFlow
8 51 (3.58%) Selenium
9 46 (3.23%) Cucumber
10 44 (3.09%) JIRA
11 36 (2.53%) SoapUI
12 34 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 34 (2.39%) MSTest
12 34 (2.39%) WebDriver
13 31 (2.18%) Bitbucket Server
14 26 (1.83%) Moq
15 23 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
16 20 (1.41%) Ranorex
17 16 (1.12%) Subversion
18 15 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 289 (20.31%) Finance
2 76 (5.34%) Marketing
3 61 (4.29%) Retail
4 59 (4.15%) Banking
5 46 (3.23%) Front Office
6 39 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 34 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 29 (2.04%) Electronics
9 19 (1.34%) Aerospace
9 19 (1.34%) Automotive
10 9 (0.63%) Games
10 9 (0.63%) Legal
11 8 (0.56%) Law
12 5 (0.35%) French Language
13 4 (0.28%) Advertising
13 4 (0.28%) Norwegian Language
13 4 (0.28%) Swedish Language
14 3 (0.21%) Military
15 2 (0.14%) Billing
15 2 (0.14%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,272 (89.39%) .NET
2 785 (55.17%) ASP.NET
3 450 (31.62%) HTML
4 419 (29.44%) CSS
5 366 (25.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 356 (25.02%) AngularJS
7 297 (20.87%) .NET Framework
8 283 (19.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 229 (16.09%) jQuery
10 206 (14.48%) WCF
11 193 (13.56%) Web Services
12 190 (13.35%) .NET Core
13 186 (13.07%) XML
14 147 (10.33%) Entity Framework
15 144 (10.12%) WPF
16 134 (9.42%) HTML5
17 118 (8.29%) React
18 110 (7.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 108 (7.59%) SOAP
20 106 (7.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 137 (9.63%) Greenfield Project
2 63 (4.43%) Mobile App
3 49 (3.44%) User Experience
4 45 (3.16%) Hedge funds
5 44 (3.09%) Derivative
5 44 (3.09%) Equities
5 44 (3.09%) Fixed Income
5 44 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 42 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (2.11%) Fintech
9 29 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 29 (2.04%) Driving Licence
10 20 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (0.56%) Acoustics
11 8 (0.56%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.49%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.49%) NHS
13 6 (0.42%) Online Banking
14 5 (0.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 215 (15.11%) Windows
2 53 (3.72%) Android
3 50 (3.51%) Linux
4 46 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.70%) Unix
6 10 (0.70%) VxWorks
7 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.070%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.070%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.070%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.070%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (48.77%) MVC
2 681 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
3 395 (27.76%) Software Engineering
4 274 (19.26%) TDD
5 253 (17.78%) Scrum
6 172 (12.09%) SDLC
6 172 (12.09%) Test Automation
7 168 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
7 168 (11.81%) Unit Testing
8 167 (11.74%) OO
9 121 (8.50%) Microservices
10 120 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
11 103 (7.24%) DevOps
12 102 (7.17%) Web Development
13 97 (6.82%) BDD
13 97 (6.82%) Computer Science
14 96 (6.75%) OOP
15 85 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
16 82 (5.76%) Mentoring
17 74 (5.20%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 1,423 (100.00%) C#
2 750 (52.71%) SQL
3 709 (49.82%) JavaScript
4 190 (13.35%) T-SQL
5 130 (9.14%) Java
6 128 (9.00%) C++
7 106 (7.45%) VB.NET
8 72 (5.06%) Python
9 71 (4.99%) C
10 63 (4.43%) PowerShell
11 46 (3.23%) VB
12 41 (2.88%) PHP
13 31 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 31 (2.18%) TypeScript
13 31 (2.18%) VB6
14 29 (2.04%) Ruby
15 26 (1.83%) R
16 23 (1.62%) Scala
17 16 (1.12%) VC++
18 10 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 253 (17.78%) Degree
2 56 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.42%) MCAD
7 6 (0.42%) MCSD
7 6 (0.42%) MCTS
8 3 (0.21%) HND
8 3 (0.21%) ISEB
8 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.14%) CCNA
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.14%) CISSP
9 2 (0.14%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.14%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.14%) SANS
9 2 (0.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.74%) QA
2 21 (1.48%) DICOM
3 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.070%) Dublin Core
4 1 (0.070%) HL7
System Software
1 63 (4.43%) Docker
2 32 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.070%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (1.90%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.19%) Terraform
3 13 (0.91%) Rancher
4 6 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.14%) Puppet
8 1 (0.070%) Ansible
8 1 (0.070%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.070%) Consul
8 1 (0.070%) Graphite
8 1 (0.070%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.070%) Salt
Vendors
1 427 (30.01%) Microsoft
2 100 (7.03%) Oracle
3 67 (4.71%) Xamarin
4 40 (2.81%) Google
5 37 (2.60%) SAP
6 11 (0.77%) DevExpress
7 9 (0.63%) Sage
8 8 (0.56%) Axosoft
8 8 (0.56%) Cisco
9 7 (0.49%) Calypso
9 7 (0.49%) Charles River
9 7 (0.49%) SimCorp
9 7 (0.49%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.35%) Infragistics
11 4 (0.28%) Telerik
12 3 (0.21%) Apple
12 3 (0.21%) Blue Prism
12 3 (0.21%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.21%) OutSystems
13 2 (0.14%) Bloomberg