Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

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

Senior C# .NET Developer
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 472 425 429
Rank change year-on-year -47 +4 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# .NET Developer 1043 1344 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.70% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.73% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1256 1455
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £68,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 167288 184870 210158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134009 154979 174143
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# .NET Developer in the UK

Senior C# .NET Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior C# .NET Developer in the UK

Senior C# .NET Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C# .NET Developer over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior C# .NET Developer in the UK

Senior C# .NET Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C# .NET Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 -32 987 £50,625 -1.70% 87
UK excluding London -38 729 £47,500 -5.00% 60
London -54 302 £60,000 - 27
South East -47 212 £50,000 -1.96% 18
North of England -48 161 £45,000 -10.00% 20
East of England +64 135 £49,500 -14.29% 6
Midlands -6 121 £47,500 +11.76% 10
West Midlands +21 86 £47,500 +11.76% 8
North West -50 78 £50,000 +17.65% 8
Yorkshire -19 74 £42,500 -15.00% 11
South West -1 57 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Scotland +14 37 £41,500 -10.27%
East Midlands +12 35 £47,500 - 2
North East +20 9 £40,000 - 1
Wales +17 7 £37,500 -16.67%

Senior C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, Senior C# .NET 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 Senior C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 1043 (100.00%) C#
1 1043 (100.00%) .NET
2 709 (67.98%) ASP.NET
3 688 (65.96%) MVC
4 606 (58.10%) JavaScript
5 602 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
6 583 (55.90%) SQL Server
7 521 (49.95%) SQL
8 453 (43.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 444 (42.57%) HTML
10 438 (41.99%) CSS
11 390 (37.39%) AngularJS
12 330 (31.64%) Microsoft
13 309 (29.63%) jQuery
14 297 (28.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 296 (28.38%) TDD
16 250 (23.97%) WCF
17 247 (23.68%) Web Services
18 232 (22.24%) .NET Framework
19 211 (20.23%) Web Development
20 210 (20.13%) Scrum
21 203 (19.46%) Finance
22 199 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
23 190 (18.22%) T-SQL
24 189 (18.12%) Visual Studio
25 188 (18.02%) HTML5
26 174 (16.68%) Software Engineering
27 156 (14.96%) OO
28 141 (13.52%) Greenfield Project
29 133 (12.75%) WPF

Senior C# .NET 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 46 (4.41%) CMS
2 31 (2.97%) IIS
3 29 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 28 (2.68%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
6 13 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.25%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.25%) NServiceBus
7 11 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (0.77%) DNN
9 8 (0.77%) Kentico
10 5 (0.48%) Documentum
10 5 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.38%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.19%) GeoServer
13 1 (0.096%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.096%) Confluence
13 1 (0.096%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.096%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 199 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (11.98%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (4.31%) SaaS
4 28 (2.68%) npm
5 18 (1.73%) PaaS
6 16 (1.53%) Office 365
7 8 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.58%) GitHub
9 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.096%) IaaS
10 1 (0.096%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.63%) Internet
2 14 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.15%) Intranet
4 9 (0.86%) SMS
5 8 (0.77%) Broadband
6 4 (0.38%) Extranet
6 4 (0.38%) HTTP
7 3 (0.29%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.096%) Firewall
8 1 (0.096%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 583 (55.90%) SQL Server
2 78 (7.48%) Relational Database
3 67 (6.42%) NoSQL
4 66 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (4.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 49 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 47 (4.51%) MongoDB
9 34 (3.26%) MySQL
10 33 (3.16%) Big Data
10 33 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
11 27 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 21 (2.01%) Redis
13 19 (1.82%) Oracle Database
14 15 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
14 15 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (1.44%) Power BI
15 14 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (1.15%) DocumentDB
17 11 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 189 (18.12%) Visual Studio
2 119 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 110 (10.55%) NUnit
4 97 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 83 (7.96%) TeamCity
6 58 (5.56%) Subversion
7 46 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 37 (3.55%) Moq
9 36 (3.45%) Jenkins
10 31 (2.97%) MSTest
11 26 (2.49%) MSBuild
12 20 (1.92%) JIRA
13 18 (1.73%) Selenium
13 18 (1.73%) SpecFlow
14 16 (1.53%) gulp
15 9 (0.86%) ReSharper
16 8 (0.77%) webpack
17 7 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 7 (0.67%) Hudson
17 7 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 203 (19.46%) Finance
2 75 (7.19%) Banking
3 55 (5.27%) Electronics
4 47 (4.51%) Marketing
5 38 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 33 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 23 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (2.11%) Retail
9 12 (1.15%) Legal
10 11 (1.05%) Advertising
11 10 (0.96%) Back Office
12 7 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.58%) Games
14 3 (0.29%) Billing
15 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.096%) Law
16 1 (0.096%) Local Government
16 1 (0.096%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1043 (100.00%) .NET
2 709 (67.98%) ASP.NET
3 453 (43.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 444 (42.57%) HTML
5 438 (41.99%) CSS
6 390 (37.39%) AngularJS
7 309 (29.63%) jQuery
8 297 (28.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 250 (23.97%) WCF
10 247 (23.68%) Web Services
11 232 (22.24%) .NET Framework
12 188 (18.02%) HTML5
13 133 (12.75%) WPF
14 131 (12.56%) CSS3
15 126 (12.08%) Entity Framework
16 121 (11.60%) XML
17 118 (11.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 109 (10.45%) Ajax
19 105 (10.07%) KnockoutJS
20 100 (9.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 141 (13.52%) Greenfield Project
2 66 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 64 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (5.08%) Fintech
6 48 (4.60%) User Experience
7 47 (4.51%) Mobile App
8 20 (1.92%) N-Tier
9 19 (1.82%) iPad
10 17 (1.63%) NHS
11 15 (1.44%) Social Media
12 11 (1.05%) Xbox
13 10 (0.96%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.77%) Driving Licence
15 7 (0.67%) Blog
15 7 (0.67%) Data Centre
15 7 (0.67%) Reinsurance
16 6 (0.58%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.58%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 98 (9.40%) Windows
2 22 (2.11%) Android
3 13 (1.25%) Linux
4 9 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.096%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 688 (65.96%) MVC
2 602 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (28.38%) TDD
4 211 (20.23%) Web Development
5 210 (20.13%) Scrum
6 174 (16.68%) Software Engineering
7 156 (14.96%) OO
8 117 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
9 113 (10.83%) SDLC
10 105 (10.07%) SOLID
11 99 (9.49%) Unit Testing
12 94 (9.01%) Mentoring
13 82 (7.86%) SOA
14 78 (7.48%) Microservices
15 74 (7.09%) BDD
16 70 (6.71%) OOD
17 61 (5.85%) Test Automation
18 59 (5.66%) E-Commerce
19 51 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
19 51 (4.89%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1043 (100.00%) C#
2 606 (58.10%) JavaScript
3 521 (49.95%) SQL
4 190 (18.22%) T-SQL
5 91 (8.72%) VB.NET
6 37 (3.55%) TypeScript
7 33 (3.16%) C++
7 33 (3.16%) VB
8 29 (2.78%) Java
9 25 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 21 (2.01%) PL/SQL
11 18 (1.73%) F#
12 14 (1.34%) Python
13 11 (1.05%) VBA
14 6 (0.58%) ES6
15 4 (0.38%) C
15 4 (0.38%) C++/CLI
15 4 (0.38%) PHP
15 4 (0.38%) Scala
16 2 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 127 (12.18%) Degree
2 26 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.44%) PhD
4 13 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.29%) MCSD
5 3 (0.29%) MCTS
6 2 (0.19%) MCAD
7 1 (0.096%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.12%) QA
2 12 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.05%) SEPA
4 3 (0.29%) Basel III
4 3 (0.29%) GAMP
5 1 (0.096%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (2.21%) Docker
2 1 (0.096%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.05%) Opsview
2 9 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.86%) Puppet
3 7 (0.67%) Ansible
4 4 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 330 (31.64%) Microsoft
2 70 (6.71%) Oracle
3 37 (3.55%) Xamarin
4 27 (2.59%) SAP
5 19 (1.82%) Sitecore
6 12 (1.15%) Splunk
7 11 (1.05%) Sybase
8 6 (0.58%) Telerik
9 5 (0.48%) EMC
9 5 (0.48%) PayPal
9 5 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.38%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.29%) Google
12 2 (0.19%) TOWER Software
12 2 (0.19%) Twitter
13 1 (0.096%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.096%) Reuters
13 1 (0.096%) TIBCO