The median annual salary for a Lead C# Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead C# Developer
UK
Rank 604 712 620
Rank change year-on-year +108 -92  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead C# Developer 268 253 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 262 233 325
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Lead C# Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead C# Developer in the UK

Lead C# Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +109 265 £55,000 -8.33% 18
London +60 78 £70,000 - 6
South East +74 46 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Yorkshire +45 36 £45,000 -7.21% 1
North West -10 28 £50,000 -16.66% 2
South West +27 27 £56,250 +12.50% 4
East of England +34 26 £65,000 +15.04% 1
Manchester -20 24 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Surrey +50 21 £55,000 -8.33%
City of London +55 19 £67,250 +7.60%
Hertfordshire +29 19 £65,000 -27.77%
Bristol +13 19 £57,500 +15.00% 2
West Midlands +33 15 £52,500 +5.00% 2
West Yorkshire +33 13 £45,000 -7.21% 1
Leeds +29 13 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Sussex +8 11 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Gatwick -4 11 £55,000 -8.33% 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £45,000 -
Guildford - 10 £55,000 -
Nottingham +15 9 £52,500 +12.29%
Nottinghamshire +12 9 £52,500 +12.29%
East Midlands +8 9 £52,500 +3.96%
South Yorkshire +13 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Birmingham - 7 £52,500 -
Doncaster - 7 £45,000 -
Berkshire +34 6 £65,000 +18.18%
Bedfordshire +28 6 £51,750 +6.15%
Hull - 6 £45,000 -
East Yorkshire - 6 £45,000 -
York - 6 £45,000 -

Lead C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 551 (100.00%) C#
2 531 (96.37%) .NET
3 364 (66.06%) ASP.NET
4 349 (63.34%) MVC
5 345 (62.61%) Agile Software Development
6 293 (53.18%) JavaScript
7 241 (43.74%) HTML
8 239 (43.38%) SQL
8 239 (43.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 213 (38.66%) SQL Server
10 199 (36.12%) CSS
11 164 (29.76%) WCF
12 153 (27.77%) .NET Framework
13 150 (27.22%) Scrum
14 142 (25.77%) AngularJS
15 137 (24.86%) Microsoft
16 123 (22.32%) TDD
17 121 (21.96%) Web Services
18 117 (21.23%) ASP.NET Web API
19 106 (19.24%) Finance
20 89 (16.15%) Software Engineering
21 87 (15.79%) jQuery
22 85 (15.43%) T-SQL
23 83 (15.06%) OO
24 78 (14.16%) Entity Framework
25 71 (12.89%) Microsoft Azure
25 71 (12.89%) Visual Studio
25 71 (12.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 70 (12.70%) HTML5
27 67 (12.16%) WPF

Lead C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 36 (6.53%) CMS
2 26 (4.72%) IIS
3 22 (3.99%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 15 (2.72%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (2.18%) EPiServer
7 8 (1.45%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.09%) NServiceBus
9 5 (0.91%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.54%) Kentico
11 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.18%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.54%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.36%) Eze OMS
4 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (12.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.00%) SaaS
5 10 (1.81%) Office 365
6 7 (1.27%) Asana
7 2 (0.36%) Force.com
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.18%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.08%) Internet
2 15 (2.72%) HTTP
3 12 (2.18%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (38.66%) SQL Server
2 71 (12.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (8.89%) NoSQL
5 48 (8.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 39 (7.08%) Big Data
7 35 (6.35%) MongoDB
8 25 (4.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (3.45%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.27%) CouchDB
14 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.09%) Redis
15 5 (0.91%) OrientDB
15 5 (0.91%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
16 3 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 71 (12.89%) Visual Studio
2 61 (11.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (9.98%) NUnit
4 42 (7.62%) Git (software)
5 28 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 26 (4.72%) TeamCity
7 12 (2.18%) JIRA
7 12 (2.18%) SpecFlow
7 12 (2.18%) Subversion
8 11 (2.00%) Selenium
9 7 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.27%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.09%) CruiseControl
10 6 (1.09%) Moq
11 5 (0.91%) MSTest
11 5 (0.91%) NSubstitute
11 5 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.73%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.73%) GitLab
12 4 (0.73%) Mercurial
General
1 106 (19.24%) Finance
2 50 (9.07%) Banking
3 17 (3.09%) Retail
4 16 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.27%) Games
5 7 (1.27%) Marketing
6 6 (1.09%) Advertising
6 6 (1.09%) Front Office
7 4 (0.73%) Electronics
8 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.36%) Automotive
9 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
10 1 (0.18%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (96.37%) .NET
2 364 (66.06%) ASP.NET
3 241 (43.74%) HTML
4 239 (43.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 199 (36.12%) CSS
6 164 (29.76%) WCF
7 153 (27.77%) .NET Framework
8 142 (25.77%) AngularJS
9 121 (21.96%) Web Services
10 117 (21.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 87 (15.79%) jQuery
12 78 (14.16%) Entity Framework
13 70 (12.70%) HTML5
14 67 (12.16%) WPF
15 50 (9.07%) REST
16 48 (8.71%) XML
17 36 (6.53%) KnockoutJS
18 34 (6.17%) CSS3
19 32 (5.81%) LINQ
19 32 (5.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.08%) Mobile App
2 21 (3.81%) Xbox
3 14 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (2.54%) User Experience
4 13 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.18%) Fintech
5 12 (2.18%) Online Banking
6 11 (2.00%) Blog
6 11 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
7 7 (1.27%) Equities
7 7 (1.27%) iPad
7 7 (1.27%) W3C
8 6 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 5 (0.91%) Derivative
9 5 (0.91%) Online Games
10 4 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (0.73%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.71%) Windows
2 20 (3.63%) Linux
3 10 (1.81%) Android
3 10 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.54%) Unix
5 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (63.34%) MVC
2 345 (62.61%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (27.22%) Scrum
4 123 (22.32%) TDD
5 89 (16.15%) Software Engineering
6 83 (15.06%) OO
7 66 (11.98%) Web Development
8 61 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (9.07%) Unit Testing
10 49 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 47 (8.53%) Open Source
12 43 (7.80%) BDD
12 43 (7.80%) Line Management
13 39 (7.08%) SOLID
14 38 (6.90%) DevOps
15 37 (6.72%) E-Commerce
16 35 (6.35%) OOP
17 34 (6.17%) Microservices
17 34 (6.17%) OOD
18 33 (5.99%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 551 (100.00%) C#
2 293 (53.18%) JavaScript
3 239 (43.38%) SQL
4 85 (15.43%) T-SQL
5 29 (5.26%) C++
6 25 (4.54%) Java
6 25 (4.54%) VB.NET
7 17 (3.09%) TypeScript
8 16 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 12 (2.18%) XPath
10 5 (0.91%) C
10 5 (0.91%) PHP
11 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.73%) Scala
12 3 (0.54%) VB
12 3 (0.54%) VBScript
13 2 (0.36%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.36%) Perl
13 2 (0.36%) Ruby
13 2 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (3.09%) Degree
2 3 (0.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.36%) PhD
3 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) APMG
4 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.27%) QA
2 3 (0.54%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) MiFID
4 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (1.09%) Docker
2 3 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.36%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 137 (24.86%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.08%) Sitecore
3 24 (4.36%) Google
4 16 (2.90%) Oracle
5 6 (1.09%) IBM
6 4 (0.73%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.54%) Charles River
7 3 (0.54%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.54%) SAP
8 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.36%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.36%) Eze Software Group
8 2 (0.36%) Informatica
8 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat
Central London / West End
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits car allowance, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
set2recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum (Incl Bonuses)
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Wimbledon
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Unique Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago