Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior C# .NET Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 560 482 451
Rank change year-on-year -78 -31 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# .NET Developer 803 993 1,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.60% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 751 974 1,292
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 165,559 165,529 192,856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 96.25% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,645 136,314 161,969
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 June 2018.

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 18 June 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 -80 755 £50,000 -2.91% 66
UK excluding London -52 543 £47,500 - 47
London -66 238 £62,500 -3.85% 20
North of England -7 184 £45,000 +5.88% 15
South East +20 178 £50,000 +2.04% 19
Yorkshire +23 101 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North West -12 79 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Midlands -38 69 £47,500 -5.00% 8
East of England -77 52 £52,500 -4.55% 2
West Midlands -9 41 £47,500 - 5
South West -25 35 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East Midlands -23 28 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Wales +15 14 £47,500 +8.57%
Scotland -40 9 £48,000 +6.67%
North East -17 4 £42,750 +14.00% 3
Northern Ireland +7 3 £75,000 +100.00% 1

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 803 (100.00%) C#
1 803 (100.00%) .NET
2 523 (65.13%) ASP.NET
3 488 (60.77%) JavaScript
4 453 (56.41%) MVC
5 443 (55.17%) SQL
6 422 (52.55%) SQL Server
7 399 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
8 351 (43.71%) HTML
9 321 (39.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 308 (38.36%) CSS
11 267 (33.25%) Microsoft
12 221 (27.52%) jQuery
13 218 (27.15%) AngularJS
14 204 (25.40%) TDD
15 194 (24.16%) Finance
16 189 (23.54%) ASP.NET Web API
17 187 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
18 171 (21.30%) Software Engineering
19 167 (20.80%) .NET Framework
20 154 (19.18%) OO
21 151 (18.80%) Scrum
22 141 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
23 130 (16.19%) WCF
24 124 (15.44%) Git (software)
25 113 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
26 112 (13.95%) RESTful
27 111 (13.82%) T-SQL
28 103 (12.83%) Web Services
29 102 (12.70%) Web Development

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 50 (6.23%) IIS
2 25 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.74%) CMS
4 21 (2.62%) NServiceBus
5 15 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.74%) Confluence
6 14 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.50%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.37%) Apache
12 3 (0.37%) DNN
13 2 (0.25%) Kentico
13 2 (0.25%) Orchard CMS
14 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.12%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.75%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 187 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (5.60%) SaaS
4 33 (4.11%) GitHub
5 20 (2.49%) NuGet
6 18 (2.24%) Office 365
7 17 (2.12%) PaaS
8 13 (1.62%) Serverless
9 7 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.62%) Data Lake Analytics
11 4 (0.50%) IaaS
12 2 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.12%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.12%) Internet
2 5 (0.62%) HTTP
3 4 (0.50%) Intranet
3 4 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.25%) DNS
4 2 (0.25%) SMS
5 1 (0.12%) Broadband
5 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (52.55%) SQL Server
2 58 (7.22%) MySQL
3 50 (6.23%) NoSQL
4 37 (4.61%) MongoDB
5 35 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (2.74%) SQL Server 2016
9 19 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (2.24%) Redis
10 18 (2.24%) Relational Database
11 17 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 14 (1.74%) Data Lake
14 13 (1.62%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
16 10 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (1.12%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 124 (15.44%) Git (software)
2 90 (11.21%) Visual Studio
3 68 (8.47%) NUnit
4 66 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 55 (6.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 52 (6.48%) TeamCity
7 39 (4.86%) MSTest
7 39 (4.86%) Visual Studio Team System
8 36 (4.48%) Selenium
9 35 (4.36%) Jenkins
10 33 (4.11%) JIRA
10 33 (4.11%) Subversion
11 27 (3.36%) MSBuild
12 20 (2.49%) Jasmine
13 17 (2.12%) Bitbucket
14 15 (1.87%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 13 (1.62%) Vagrant
17 11 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 10 (1.25%) Cucumber
General
1 194 (24.16%) Finance
2 53 (6.60%) Banking
3 42 (5.23%) Retail
4 27 (3.36%) Marketing
5 26 (3.24%) Advertising
6 20 (2.49%) Electronics
7 15 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.62%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.62%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.37%) Legal
10 10 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.50%) Automotive
11 4 (0.50%) Games
11 4 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.37%) Front Office
12 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.25%) Back Office
13 2 (0.25%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 803 (100.00%) .NET
2 523 (65.13%) ASP.NET
3 351 (43.71%) HTML
4 321 (39.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 308 (38.36%) CSS
6 221 (27.52%) jQuery
7 218 (27.15%) AngularJS
8 189 (23.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 167 (20.80%) .NET Framework
10 130 (16.19%) WCF
11 112 (13.95%) RESTful
12 103 (12.83%) Web Services
13 83 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 83 (10.34%) WPF
14 79 (9.84%) HTML5
15 75 (9.34%) Entity Framework
16 72 (8.97%) XML
17 71 (8.84%) .NET Core
18 70 (8.72%) WinForms
19 64 (7.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.60%) Computer Science
2 50 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
4 35 (4.36%) User Experience
5 34 (4.23%) Fintech
6 31 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (2.24%) Online Banking
9 17 (2.12%) Algorithms
10 15 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.62%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.75%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.62%) Spread Betting
14 4 (0.50%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.50%) Derivative
14 4 (0.50%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.50%) Reinsurance
14 4 (0.50%) RIA
15 3 (0.37%) Bitcoin
15 3 (0.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.23%) Windows
2 33 (4.11%) Linux
3 20 (2.49%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.74%) Android
5 6 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.37%) Solaris
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (56.41%) MVC
2 399 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (25.40%) TDD
4 171 (21.30%) Software Engineering
5 154 (19.18%) OO
6 151 (18.80%) Scrum
7 141 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
8 102 (12.70%) Web Development
9 98 (12.20%) Unit Testing
10 96 (11.96%) SOLID
11 80 (9.96%) OOP
11 80 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
12 77 (9.59%) DevOps
13 74 (9.22%) Domain-Driven Design
14 73 (9.09%) OOD
15 70 (8.72%) SOA
16 67 (8.34%) Mentoring
17 66 (8.22%) Microservices
17 66 (8.22%) Test Automation
18 54 (6.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 803 (100.00%) C#
2 488 (60.77%) JavaScript
3 443 (55.17%) SQL
4 111 (13.82%) T-SQL
5 63 (7.85%) PowerShell
6 46 (5.73%) VB.NET
7 45 (5.60%) C++
8 34 (4.23%) PL/SQL
9 32 (3.99%) Java
10 26 (3.24%) TypeScript
11 23 (2.86%) Python
12 20 (2.49%) VBScript
13 19 (2.37%) F#
14 15 (1.87%) PHP
14 15 (1.87%) Scala
15 13 (1.62%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.49%) VB
17 11 (1.37%) R
18 10 (1.25%) PHP 5
19 9 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 86 (10.71%) Degree
2 23 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.62%) DBS Check
3 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.25%) MCTS
5 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.36%) QA
2 6 (0.75%) GDPR
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (3.24%) Docker
2 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (2.99%) Puppet
2 18 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.12%) Ansible
4 13 (1.62%) Packer
5 10 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (1.00%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.37%) Kibana
7 3 (0.37%) Terraform
8 2 (0.25%) Grafana
9 1 (0.12%) Graphite
9 1 (0.12%) logstash
9 1 (0.12%) Mesos
9 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 267 (33.25%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.98%) Oracle
3 38 (4.73%) Xamarin
4 19 (2.37%) DevExpress
5 15 (1.87%) Google
6 13 (1.62%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.37%) SAP
7 11 (1.37%) TOWER Software
8 9 (1.12%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.50%) BMC
10 4 (0.50%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.37%) Capita
12 2 (0.25%) Tableau
12 2 (0.25%) Telerik
13 1 (0.12%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.12%) Perforce
13 1 (0.12%) Reuters
13 1 (0.12%) WorldPay