Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 474 449
Rank change year-on-year -65 -25 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# .NET Developer 876 1,021 1,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.60% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.62% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 814 985 1,322
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +3.26% +2.22%

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 170,982 165,350 196,339
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.55% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139,864 137,303 164,769
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018. 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 -70 845 £50,000 -4.76% 82
UK excluding London -50 616 £49,500 +4.21% 58
London -76 247 £60,000 -7.69% 29
South East +19 228 £50,000 - 22
North of England -7 206 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Yorkshire +51 125 £45,000 +2.27% 8
North West -36 77 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East of England -57 62 £52,500 -8.70% 5
South West -27 52 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Midlands -72 51 £46,250 -2.63% 10
West Midlands -37 29 £44,949 -0.11% 5
East Midlands -24 22 £50,000 -16.67% 5
Wales +9 10 £46,250 -15.91% 1
Scotland -33 8 £49,000 +22.50% 3
North East -23 4 £41,500 +10.67% 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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.

1 876 (100.00%) C#
1 876 (100.00%) .NET
2 592 (67.58%) ASP.NET
3 553 (63.13%) JavaScript
4 532 (60.73%) MVC
5 514 (58.68%) SQL Server
6 511 (58.33%) SQL
7 478 (54.57%) Agile Software Development
8 381 (43.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 377 (43.04%) HTML
10 340 (38.81%) CSS
11 304 (34.70%) Microsoft
12 278 (31.74%) jQuery
13 257 (29.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 252 (28.77%) AngularJS
15 201 (22.95%) Scrum
15 201 (22.95%) Finance
16 198 (22.60%) .NET Framework
17 196 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure
18 189 (21.58%) TDD
19 182 (20.78%) Software Engineering
20 181 (20.66%) OO
20 181 (20.66%) Web Services
21 171 (19.52%) WCF
22 143 (16.32%) Visual Studio
23 135 (15.41%) Continuous Integration
24 128 (14.61%) Web Development
24 128 (14.61%) T-SQL
25 115 (13.13%) WPF
26 111 (12.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 52 (5.94%) IIS
2 36 (4.11%) CMS
3 33 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 19 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 18 (2.05%) Oracle Service Bus
6 17 (1.94%) NServiceBus
7 16 (1.83%) EPiServer
8 15 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.26%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.68%) Confluence
11 6 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.57%) Apache
12 5 (0.57%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.46%) DNN
13 4 (0.46%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.23%) Orchard CMS
15 1 (0.11%) Kentico
15 1 (0.11%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 196 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 105 (11.99%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (5.14%) GitHub
4 24 (2.74%) SaaS
5 23 (2.63%) Office 365
6 17 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (1.71%) NuGet
8 14 (1.60%) Serverless
9 9 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (0.57%) PaaS
11 4 (0.46%) IaaS
11 4 (0.46%) npm
12 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.97%) Internet
2 14 (1.60%) Intranet
3 10 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.80%) SMS
5 3 (0.34%) Broadband
5 3 (0.34%) HTTP
6 2 (0.23%) DNS
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 514 (58.68%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.51%) MySQL
3 44 (5.02%) NoSQL
4 39 (4.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 38 (4.34%) MongoDB
6 37 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 29 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (1.83%) Relational Database
11 14 (1.60%) Redis
12 13 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (1.37%) Big Data
13 12 (1.37%) Cosmos DB
14 11 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.26%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.03%) Couchbase
16 8 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 143 (16.32%) Visual Studio
2 103 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 68 (7.76%) NUnit
4 67 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (5.82%) MSTest
6 50 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 48 (5.48%) TeamCity
8 45 (5.14%) Jenkins
9 35 (4.00%) Subversion
10 34 (3.88%) Selenium
11 28 (3.20%) MSBuild
12 24 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
13 20 (2.28%) JIRA
14 18 (2.05%) Jasmine
14 18 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (1.14%) SpecFlow
17 9 (1.03%) Hudson
18 8 (0.91%) Vagrant
19 7 (0.80%) Protractor
General
1 201 (22.95%) Finance
2 48 (5.48%) Banking
3 45 (5.14%) Retail
4 37 (4.22%) Marketing
5 31 (3.54%) Advertising
6 22 (2.51%) Electronics
6 22 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.03%) Legal
10 7 (0.80%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.34%) Automotive
11 3 (0.34%) Front Office
11 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.23%) Games
12 2 (0.23%) Publishing
13 1 (0.11%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 876 (100.00%) .NET
2 592 (67.58%) ASP.NET
3 381 (43.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 377 (43.04%) HTML
5 340 (38.81%) CSS
6 278 (31.74%) jQuery
7 257 (29.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 252 (28.77%) AngularJS
9 198 (22.60%) .NET Framework
10 181 (20.66%) Web Services
11 171 (19.52%) WCF
12 115 (13.13%) WPF
13 111 (12.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 103 (11.76%) RESTful
14 103 (11.76%) XML
15 97 (11.07%) Entity Framework
16 91 (10.39%) .NET Core
17 87 (9.93%) WinForms
18 76 (8.68%) HTML5
19 68 (7.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 77 (8.79%) Computer Science
2 58 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (5.82%) Greenfield Project
4 41 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (4.45%) User Experience
6 37 (4.22%) Fintech
7 27 (3.08%) Mobile App
8 25 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (2.17%) Online Banking
10 15 (1.71%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.03%) iPad
12 7 (0.80%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.68%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.68%) Internet of Things
14 5 (0.57%) Equities
14 5 (0.57%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.57%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.46%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.46%) Derivative
15 4 (0.46%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.39%) Windows
2 32 (3.65%) Linux
3 15 (1.71%) Windows Server
4 13 (1.48%) Android
5 3 (0.34%) Solaris
6 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.11%) Unix
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (60.73%) MVC
2 478 (54.57%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (22.95%) Scrum
4 189 (21.58%) TDD
5 182 (20.78%) Software Engineering
6 181 (20.66%) OO
7 135 (15.41%) Continuous Integration
8 128 (14.61%) Web Development
9 100 (11.42%) SOLID
10 97 (11.07%) Unit Testing
11 88 (10.05%) OOD
12 87 (9.93%) SDLC
13 83 (9.47%) DevOps
13 83 (9.47%) OOP
13 83 (9.47%) Test Automation
14 81 (9.25%) Problem-Solving
15 75 (8.56%) SOA
16 69 (7.88%) E-Commerce
16 69 (7.88%) Microservices
17 66 (7.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 876 (100.00%) C#
2 553 (63.13%) JavaScript
3 511 (58.33%) SQL
4 128 (14.61%) T-SQL
5 60 (6.85%) PowerShell
6 51 (5.82%) C++
7 50 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 37 (4.22%) PL/SQL
8 37 (4.22%) TypeScript
9 23 (2.63%) Python
10 20 (2.28%) PHP
11 19 (2.17%) Java
12 18 (2.05%) C
13 17 (1.94%) VBScript
14 12 (1.37%) F#
15 11 (1.26%) R
16 8 (0.91%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.80%) PHP 5
17 7 (0.80%) VB
17 7 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 96 (10.96%) Degree
2 39 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.46%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.28%) QA
2 3 (0.34%) GDPR
3 1 (0.11%) GAMP
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (6.28%) Docker
2 5 (0.57%) HDFS
3 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (3.31%) Docker Swarm
2 24 (2.74%) Puppet
3 19 (2.17%) Ansible
3 19 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.03%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.91%) Packer
6 5 (0.57%) Graphite
6 5 (0.57%) Kibana
6 5 (0.57%) logstash
6 5 (0.57%) Mesos
7 3 (0.34%) Terraform
8 2 (0.23%) Rancher
9 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 304 (34.70%) Microsoft
2 79 (9.02%) Oracle
3 33 (3.77%) Xamarin
4 31 (3.54%) Google
5 22 (2.51%) DevExpress
6 19 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 18 (2.05%) SAP
8 14 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.03%) Telerik
9 9 (1.03%) TOWER Software
10 6 (0.68%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.46%) BMC
11 4 (0.46%) Capita
12 3 (0.34%) Sybase
12 3 (0.34%) WorldPay
13 2 (0.23%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.23%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.23%) Tableau
14 1 (0.11%) Reuters