Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead C# Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead C# Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 727 757
Rank change year-on-year -77 +30 +118
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 410 522 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 369 505 559
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Lead C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Lead C# Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Lead C# Developer in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer.

Salary trend for Lead C# Developer in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead C# Developer in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead C# Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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 -59 395 £57,500 - 29
UK excluding London -92 222 £50,000 - 20
London +38 188 £75,000 +7.14% 10
South East +53 76 £50,000 -9.09% 7
North of England -96 45 £50,000 - 4
East of England +15 41 £48,750 -22.00% 6
North West -54 29 £50,000 -3.85% 4
South West +24 28 £50,000 +7.53% 1
Midlands -2 17 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Scotland +1 15 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Yorkshire -19 11 £52,500 +5.00%
West Midlands -4 9 £52,500 +10.53%
East Midlands +17 8 £57,500 +9.52% 1
North East +5 5 £45,438 +3.86%

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Lead C# 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 Lead C# Developer in the job title.

1 410 (100.00%) C#
2 375 (91.46%) .NET
3 274 (66.83%) Agile Software Development
4 228 (55.61%) ASP.NET
5 189 (46.10%) SQL Server
6 180 (43.90%) MVC
7 169 (41.22%) JavaScript
8 167 (40.73%) SQL
9 129 (31.46%) HTML
10 109 (26.59%) Scrum
11 108 (26.34%) Microsoft
12 100 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 94 (22.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 94 (22.93%) CSS
14 93 (22.68%) AngularJS
15 91 (22.20%) Finance
16 82 (20.00%) TDD
17 81 (19.76%) Mentoring
18 71 (17.32%) Web Services
19 69 (16.83%) .NET Framework
20 60 (14.63%) Software Engineering
20 60 (14.63%) WCF
21 57 (13.90%) jQuery
22 56 (13.66%) WPF
22 56 (13.66%) TeamCity
23 53 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
23 53 (12.93%) Microsoft Azure
23 53 (12.93%) Greenfield Project
24 52 (12.68%) RESTful
25 51 (12.44%) Banking

Lead C# 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 13 (3.17%) CMS
2 12 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.44%) NServiceBus
4 9 (2.20%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.95%) IIS
6 7 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.22%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.24%) Confluence
10 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.24%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.49%) 3ds Max
1 2 (0.49%) Maya
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.71%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 53 (12.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.46%) SaaS
4 5 (1.22%) Office 365
5 3 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.71%) SMS
2 5 (1.22%) Internet
3 3 (0.73%) Intranet
4 2 (0.49%) Extranet
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) IMAP
5 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (46.10%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.12%) MongoDB
2 21 (5.12%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.41%) RDBMS
4 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.95%) MySQL
8 8 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.71%) Redis
10 5 (1.22%) DTS
10 5 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.24%) MS Access
12 1 (0.24%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 56 (13.66%) TeamCity
2 36 (8.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 29 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (5.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 23 (5.61%) Hudson
4 23 (5.61%) MSBuild
5 22 (5.37%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.95%) Git (software)
7 7 (1.71%) JIRA
8 6 (1.46%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.46%) NUnit
9 3 (0.73%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.73%) MSI
9 3 (0.73%) MSTest
10 2 (0.49%) git-flow
10 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.49%) Moq
10 2 (0.49%) NuGet
10 2 (0.49%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 91 (22.20%) Finance
2 51 (12.44%) Banking
3 34 (8.29%) Retail
4 17 (4.15%) Investment Banking
4 17 (4.15%) Marketing
5 16 (3.90%) Games
6 11 (2.68%) Front Office
7 6 (1.46%) Back Office
8 4 (0.98%) Advertising
9 3 (0.73%) Electronics
9 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.73%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (91.46%) .NET
2 228 (55.61%) ASP.NET
3 129 (31.46%) HTML
4 100 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 94 (22.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 94 (22.93%) CSS
6 93 (22.68%) AngularJS
7 71 (17.32%) Web Services
8 69 (16.83%) .NET Framework
9 60 (14.63%) WCF
10 57 (13.90%) jQuery
11 56 (13.66%) WPF
12 52 (12.68%) RESTful
13 38 (9.27%) Entity Framework
14 37 (9.02%) HTML5
15 31 (7.56%) Node.js
16 27 (6.59%) KnockoutJS
17 26 (6.34%) React
17 26 (6.34%) WinForms
18 25 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.93%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (5.61%) Online Banking
3 20 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (4.15%) Fixed Income
6 16 (3.90%) User Experience
7 15 (3.66%) iPad
8 14 (3.41%) Fintech
8 14 (3.41%) Hedge funds
9 12 (2.93%) Equities
10 10 (2.44%) Algorithms
11 9 (2.20%) Computer Science
11 9 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (1.95%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.71%) Xbox
14 5 (1.22%) Derivative
14 5 (1.22%) PMI
15 4 (0.98%) Virtual Team
16 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
16 3 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.37%) Windows
2 5 (1.22%) Linux
2 5 (1.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.98%) Android
4 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (66.83%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (43.90%) MVC
3 109 (26.59%) Scrum
4 82 (20.00%) TDD
5 81 (19.76%) Mentoring
6 60 (14.63%) Software Engineering
7 53 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (12.20%) Web Development
9 42 (10.24%) OO
10 40 (9.76%) Microservices
11 37 (9.02%) DevOps
11 37 (9.02%) Open Source
12 36 (8.78%) SDLC
12 36 (8.78%) SOLID
13 34 (8.29%) OOP
14 33 (8.05%) Domain-Driven Design
14 33 (8.05%) Line Management
15 27 (6.59%) BDD
16 26 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (6.34%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 410 (100.00%) C#
2 169 (41.22%) JavaScript
3 167 (40.73%) SQL
4 40 (9.76%) T-SQL
5 39 (9.51%) Java
6 32 (7.80%) C++
7 26 (6.34%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.90%) TypeScript
9 14 (3.41%) Python
10 13 (3.17%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.93%) Scala
12 6 (1.46%) PHP
12 6 (1.46%) VB
13 5 (1.22%) C
13 5 (1.22%) XAML
14 3 (0.73%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.24%) F#
15 1 (0.24%) VB6
15 1 (0.24%) VBA
15 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (8.29%) Degree
2 5 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (1.22%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.24%) HND
4 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.46%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.73%) SEPA
3 2 (0.49%) Basel III
4 1 (0.24%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (1.22%) Docker
2 3 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (5.85%) Puppet
2 23 (5.61%) Ansible
3 3 (0.73%) Opsview
4 1 (0.24%) Control-M
Vendors
1 108 (26.34%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.34%) Oracle
3 10 (2.44%) DevExpress
3 10 (2.44%) Sybase
4 3 (0.73%) Atlassian
4 3 (0.73%) Google
4 3 (0.73%) SAP
4 3 (0.73%) Splunk
4 3 (0.73%) Telerik
4 3 (0.73%) TIBCO
4 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.49%) Cadence
5 2 (0.49%) Samsung
5 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.49%) Typemock
5 2 (0.49%) Virgin Media
6 1 (0.24%) CA
6 1 (0.24%) Lotus