Period
to 17 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior C# .NET Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 521 609 637
Rank change year-on-year +88 +28 -124
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# .NET Developer 244 459 555
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 268 425 507
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 58,885 120,564 145,065
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 95.60% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 47,861 97,609 117,425
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Senior C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

Senior C# .NET Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior C# .NET Developer.

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

Senior C# .NET Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior C# .NET Developer over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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

Senior C# .NET Developer
Top 16 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 January 2021. 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 +111 240 £55,000 -4.35% 62
UK excluding London +136 172 £55,000 +4.76% 50
London +79 70 £82,500 +17.86% 12
South East +132 60 £57,500 +4.55% 11
Work from Home -33 43 £55,000 +4.76% 12
North of England +66 41 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Midlands +67 28 £55,000 +4.76% 16
South West +73 27 £47,500 - 10
North West +89 24 £55,000 +4.76% 6
East Midlands +68 20 £55,000 +10.00% 11
East of England +109 14 £65,000 +8.79% 1
Yorkshire +7 11 £52,500 +5.00% 6
West Midlands +50 8 £52,500 -2.33% 5
North East +25 6 £42,000 +5.00%
Wales +51 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Scotland +38 1 £50,000 -2.44%

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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.

1 244 (100.00%) C#
1 244 (100.00%) .NET
2 167 (68.44%) .NET Core
3 155 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (61.89%) JavaScript
5 129 (52.87%) SQL
6 121 (49.59%) MVC
7 119 (48.77%) Azure
8 110 (45.08%) CSS
9 104 (42.62%) ASP.NET
10 98 (40.16%) SQL Server
10 98 (40.16%) ASP.NET Web API
11 90 (36.89%) HTML
12 83 (34.02%) DevOps
13 69 (28.28%) AngularJS
14 63 (25.82%) Web Services
15 62 (25.41%) Microservices
16 60 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
17 58 (23.77%) .NET Framework
17 58 (23.77%) TDD
18 55 (22.54%) Microsoft
19 53 (21.72%) OO
20 51 (20.90%) SOLID
21 50 (20.49%) React
22 49 (20.08%) T-SQL
22 49 (20.08%) jQuery
23 46 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC
24 45 (18.44%) Team Foundation Server
24 45 (18.44%) Test Automation
25 44 (18.03%) Visual Studio Team System

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 28 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.10%) IIS
3 3 (1.23%) CMS
3 3 (1.23%) EPiServer
3 3 (1.23%) Kentico
3 3 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.82%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 26 (10.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 119 (48.77%) Azure
2 31 (12.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 31 (12.70%) PaaS
3 22 (9.02%) AWS
4 11 (4.51%) Serverless
5 9 (3.69%) SaaS
6 6 (2.46%) Power Platform
7 5 (2.05%) Azure Functions
8 3 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.23%) IaaS
8 3 (1.23%) NuGet
9 2 (0.82%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.82%) GitHub
9 2 (0.82%) Logic Apps
9 2 (0.82%) Office 365
9 2 (0.82%) Power Automate
9 2 (0.82%) PowerApps
9 2 (0.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (40.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.05%) MySQL
3 5 (2.05%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.64%) Power BI
4 4 (1.64%) Redis
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.23%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.82%) Event Store
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (18.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (18.03%) Visual Studio Team System
3 23 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.51%) NUnit
5 9 (3.69%) TeamCity
6 8 (3.28%) JIRA
7 5 (2.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.23%) Moq
9 3 (1.23%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.41%) GoCD
11 1 (0.41%) gulp
11 1 (0.41%) jspm
11 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.41%) MSTest
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.41%) Selenium
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (7.79%) Finance
2 10 (4.10%) Games
3 4 (1.64%) Marketing
4 2 (0.82%) Law
4 2 (0.82%) Publishing
4 2 (0.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.41%) Banking
5 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.41%) Front Office
5 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.41%) Police
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (100.00%) .NET
2 167 (68.44%) .NET Core
3 110 (45.08%) CSS
4 104 (42.62%) ASP.NET
5 98 (40.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 90 (36.89%) HTML
7 69 (28.28%) AngularJS
8 63 (25.82%) Web Services
9 58 (23.77%) .NET Framework
10 50 (20.49%) React
11 49 (20.08%) jQuery
12 46 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (18.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 43 (17.62%) Entity Framework
15 22 (9.02%) Vue.js
16 21 (8.61%) JSON
17 20 (8.20%) ASP.NET Core
18 19 (7.79%) XML
19 18 (7.38%) SOAP
20 17 (6.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.66%) N-Tier
2 26 (10.66%) Reinsurance
3 23 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.64%) User Experience
6 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.82%) Wiki
7 1 (0.41%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.41%) Derivative
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.92%) Windows
2 3 (1.23%) Android
2 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.23%) Linux
2 3 (1.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.41%) AIX
3 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (49.59%) MVC
3 83 (34.02%) DevOps
4 62 (25.41%) Microservices
5 60 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (23.77%) TDD
7 53 (21.72%) OO
8 51 (20.90%) SOLID
9 45 (18.44%) Test Automation
10 43 (17.62%) Scrum
11 40 (16.39%) Mentoring
12 39 (15.98%) SOA
13 35 (14.34%) Deployment Automation
14 29 (11.89%) CRM
14 29 (11.89%) Web Development
15 28 (11.48%) Migration
15 28 (11.48%) UML
16 27 (11.07%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 27 (11.07%) Unit Testing
17 24 (9.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 244 (100.00%) C#
2 151 (61.89%) JavaScript
3 129 (52.87%) SQL
4 49 (20.08%) T-SQL
5 36 (14.75%) PowerShell
6 13 (5.33%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.46%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.82%) C++
8 2 (0.82%) F#
8 2 (0.82%) Python
9 1 (0.41%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (13.11%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) HNC
3 1 (0.41%) ISEB
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.10%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.10%) Docker
2 5 (2.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (12.70%) Terraform
2 26 (10.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.23%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.82%) Grafana
4 2 (0.82%) Kibana
4 2 (0.82%) MIIS
4 2 (0.82%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.66%) Nintex
3 6 (2.46%) Google
3 6 (2.46%) Oracle
4 3 (1.23%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.23%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.41%) HP
6 1 (0.41%) Progress
6 1 (0.41%) Sun
6 1 (0.41%) Sybase