Period
to 17 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior C# .NET Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 612 605 487
Rank change year-on-year -7 -118 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# .NET Developer 534 663 1,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.42% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 480 610 1,003
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.52%

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 131,250 157,771 168,081
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.93% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 104,620 127,104 134,629
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 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 +19 485 £55,000 +4.76% 91
UK excluding London -4 308 £50,000 - 62
London +59 199 £70,000 - 30
North of England +24 125 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Yorkshire +29 87 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South East -32 76 £48,750 -4.41% 24
Midlands +33 53 £50,000 +5.26% 14
East Midlands +33 28 £55,000 +15.79% 7
South West +20 28 £47,500 -17.39% 6
West Midlands +23 25 £47,500 -5.00% 7
North West +2 24 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Scotland +11 16 £50,000 +5.26%
North East +16 14 £40,000 +6.67% 1
East of England +27 6 £60,000 +14.29% 3
Wales +16 5 £49,750 -0.50%

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, Senior C# .NET 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 Senior C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 534 (100.00%) C#
1 534 (100.00%) .NET
2 335 (62.73%) ASP.NET
3 285 (53.37%) MVC
4 271 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
5 254 (47.57%) SQL Server
6 253 (47.38%) JavaScript
7 237 (44.38%) SQL
8 218 (40.82%) Azure
9 200 (37.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 166 (31.09%) Microsoft
11 149 (27.90%) HTML
12 143 (26.78%) AngularJS
13 126 (23.60%) .NET Core
14 122 (22.85%) .NET Framework
15 120 (22.47%) CSS
16 117 (21.91%) Finance
17 114 (21.35%) Microservices
18 113 (21.16%) Scrum
19 108 (20.22%) TDD
20 97 (18.16%) Software Engineering
21 94 (17.60%) AWS
21 94 (17.60%) REST
22 92 (17.23%) ASP.NET Web API
23 74 (13.86%) jQuery
24 72 (13.48%) React
25 66 (12.36%) SDLC
26 64 (11.99%) DevOps
27 62 (11.61%) Web Services
28 61 (11.42%) T-SQL

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 33 (6.18%) IIS
2 17 (3.18%) NServiceBus
3 16 (3.00%) CMS
4 11 (2.06%) EPiServer
5 7 (1.31%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.75%) Confluence
6 4 (0.75%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.19%) DNN
9 1 (0.19%) Kentico
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 218 (40.82%) Azure
2 94 (17.60%) AWS
3 19 (3.56%) SaaS
4 13 (2.43%) GCP
5 10 (1.87%) Azure Functions
5 10 (1.87%) Serverless
6 9 (1.69%) PaaS
7 5 (0.94%) NuGet
8 4 (0.75%) AWS IoT
8 4 (0.75%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.56%) GitHub
10 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.19%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.43%) Internet
2 2 (0.37%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.19%) HTTP
3 1 (0.19%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (47.57%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.18%) Azure SQL Database
6 16 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.43%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.87%) MySQL
9 9 (1.69%) Cosmos DB
9 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.50%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.12%) Redis
12 2 (0.37%) MS Access
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.19%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 59 (11.05%) Git (software)
2 47 (8.80%) Visual Studio
3 29 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (5.24%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (3.93%) Visual Studio Team System
6 14 (2.62%) NUnit
7 10 (1.87%) JIRA
8 5 (0.94%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.94%) webpack
9 4 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.75%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.75%) Moq
9 4 (0.75%) Plastic SCM
9 4 (0.75%) Subversion
9 4 (0.75%) Travis CI
10 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.56%) MSTest
10 3 (0.56%) Selenium
11 2 (0.37%) GitLab
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 117 (21.91%) Finance
2 18 (3.37%) Banking
3 13 (2.43%) Retail
4 7 (1.31%) Marketing
5 5 (0.94%) Front Office
6 3 (0.56%) Back Office
6 3 (0.56%) Games
6 3 (0.56%) Law
6 3 (0.56%) Legal
7 2 (0.37%) Automotive
7 2 (0.37%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.37%) Electronics
7 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.37%) French Language
7 2 (0.37%) German Language
7 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.37%) Military
7 2 (0.37%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (100.00%) .NET
2 335 (62.73%) ASP.NET
3 200 (37.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 149 (27.90%) HTML
5 143 (26.78%) AngularJS
6 126 (23.60%) .NET Core
7 122 (22.85%) .NET Framework
8 120 (22.47%) CSS
9 94 (17.60%) REST
10 92 (17.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 74 (13.86%) jQuery
12 72 (13.48%) React
13 62 (11.61%) Web Services
14 58 (10.86%) Entity Framework
14 58 (10.86%) SOAP
15 53 (9.93%) HTML5
16 52 (9.74%) WCF
17 42 (7.87%) ASP.NET Core
18 39 (7.30%) Node.js
18 39 (7.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.74%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (2.25%) Data Centre
3 12 (2.25%) Public Cloud
3 12 (2.25%) Virtual Team
4 9 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.50%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.12%) Cloud Native
8 5 (0.94%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.75%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.75%) PlayStation
9 4 (0.75%) User Experience
10 3 (0.56%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.37%) Equities
11 2 (0.37%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.37%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.37%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.74%) Windows
2 15 (2.81%) Linux
3 7 (1.31%) Android
4 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (0.94%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (53.37%) MVC
2 271 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (21.35%) Microservices
4 113 (21.16%) Scrum
5 108 (20.22%) TDD
6 97 (18.16%) Software Engineering
7 66 (12.36%) SDLC
8 64 (11.99%) DevOps
9 61 (11.42%) Unit Testing
10 60 (11.24%) Mentoring
11 56 (10.49%) Computer Science
12 50 (9.36%) Test Automation
13 47 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (7.87%) Kanban
15 41 (7.68%) OO
16 37 (6.93%) Web Development
17 32 (5.99%) Problem-Solving
17 32 (5.99%) SOLID
18 31 (5.81%) SOA
19 25 (4.68%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 534 (100.00%) C#
2 253 (47.38%) JavaScript
3 237 (44.38%) SQL
4 61 (11.42%) T-SQL
5 39 (7.30%) VB.NET
6 37 (6.93%) PowerShell
7 29 (5.43%) TypeScript
8 13 (2.43%) Java
9 9 (1.69%) XPath
10 7 (1.31%) Python
10 7 (1.31%) VB
11 6 (1.12%) C
11 6 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.75%) C++
13 3 (0.56%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.56%) Scala
13 3 (0.56%) VBA
14 1 (0.19%) F#
14 1 (0.19%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (9.55%) Degree
2 14 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.25%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 45 (8.43%) Docker
2 12 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (6.18%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.37%) Terraform
3 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) Rancher
Vendors
1 166 (31.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.62%) Google
2 14 (2.62%) Oracle
2 14 (2.62%) Xamarin
3 12 (2.25%) ForgeRock
4 5 (0.94%) Databricks
4 5 (0.94%) Facebook
4 5 (0.94%) WorldPay
5 3 (0.56%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.56%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.56%) Sun
5 3 (0.56%) Telerik
5 3 (0.56%) VMware
6 2 (0.37%) Capita
6 2 (0.37%) MEDITECH
6 2 (0.37%) Nokia
6 2 (0.37%) SAP
6 2 (0.37%) Sony
6 2 (0.37%) Telstra