Period
to 12 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

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

Senior C# Developer
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 384 486 432
Rank change year-on-year +102 -54 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 586 652 1,031
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.57% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.60% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 527 533 933
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.49% +3.92%
75th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 76,883 108,263 142,970
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.16% 95.37% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 60,550 87,903 115,257
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,625 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior C# Developer over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 12 April 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 +92 549 £57,500 - 71
UK excluding London +64 375 £52,500 - 47
London +95 185 £85,000 +18.06% 27
South East +59 144 £57,500 +4.55% 18
Work from Home -53 105 £55,000 -4.35% 18
Midlands +44 76 £50,000 -4.76% 12
North of England -1 70 £52,500 - 11
East Midlands +66 60 £50,000 -5.66% 7
South West +25 51 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Yorkshire -3 29 £52,500 +5.00% 2
North West -1 28 £58,750 +6.82% 7
East of England +59 18 £60,000 -7.34% 1
West Midlands -2 16 £52,500 - 5
North East +25 13 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Wales +37 11 £42,500 -15.00%
Scotland -13 4 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Northern Ireland +7 1 £55,000 +46.67% 2

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

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, Senior C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 586 (100.00%) C#
2 530 (90.44%) .NET
3 335 (57.17%) Azure
4 320 (54.61%) SQL
5 300 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
6 297 (50.68%) .NET Core
7 289 (49.32%) JavaScript
8 263 (44.88%) SQL Server
9 240 (40.96%) MVC
10 226 (38.57%) CSS
11 214 (36.52%) ASP.NET
12 213 (36.35%) DevOps
13 174 (29.69%) Web Services
14 171 (29.18%) HTML
15 168 (28.67%) Microservices
16 162 (27.65%) ASP.NET Web API
17 145 (24.74%) .NET Framework
18 139 (23.72%) TDD
19 135 (23.04%) SOLID
20 126 (21.50%) React
21 125 (21.33%) OO
22 119 (20.31%) Test Automation
23 117 (19.97%) jQuery
23 117 (19.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 116 (19.80%) T-SQL
25 115 (19.62%) Microsoft
26 114 (19.45%) Entity Framework
27 113 (19.28%) Mentoring
28 110 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
29 109 (18.60%) AngularJS

Senior C# 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 70 (11.95%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.27%) CMS
3 20 (3.41%) IIS
4 12 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.19%) Confluence
7 5 (0.85%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.85%) Kentico
7 5 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.34%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.34%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 67 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.17%) Maximo
3 1 (0.17%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 335 (57.17%) Azure
2 66 (11.26%) AWS
3 63 (10.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 61 (10.41%) PaaS
5 50 (8.53%) Serverless
6 41 (7.00%) Azure Functions
7 32 (5.46%) SaaS
8 18 (3.07%) NuGet
9 7 (1.19%) GCP
10 6 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.68%) Power Platform
11 4 (0.68%) Slack
12 3 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.51%) Logic Apps
13 2 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.34%) IaaS
13 2 (0.34%) Microsoft 365
13 2 (0.34%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.71%) HTTP
2 2 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (44.88%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.02%) NoSQL
3 18 (3.07%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
5 14 (2.39%) Cosmos DB
5 14 (2.39%) Redis
6 13 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.71%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.37%) Data Lake
9 7 (1.19%) MySQL
10 6 (1.02%) Big Data
10 6 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.51%) Amazon Aurora
13 3 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.34%) Event Store
14 2 (0.34%) Power BI
14 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 94 (16.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 90 (15.36%) Visual Studio Team System
3 64 (10.92%) Git (software)
4 25 (4.27%) NUnit
5 23 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 15 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.88%) JIRA
7 11 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (1.19%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.19%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.68%) JSUnit
11 4 (0.68%) Moq
12 3 (0.51%) SonarQube
13 2 (0.34%) GitLab
13 2 (0.34%) Selenium
14 1 (0.17%) Cypress.io
14 1 (0.17%) JUnit
14 1 (0.17%) NSubstitute
General
1 58 (9.90%) Finance
2 19 (3.24%) Retail
3 14 (2.39%) Games
4 13 (2.22%) Publishing
5 12 (2.05%) Front Office
5 12 (2.05%) Marketing
6 11 (1.88%) Police
7 9 (1.54%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.37%) Banking
9 5 (0.85%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.68%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.68%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.51%) Law
11 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.34%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 530 (90.44%) .NET
2 297 (50.68%) .NET Core
3 226 (38.57%) CSS
4 214 (36.52%) ASP.NET
5 174 (29.69%) Web Services
6 171 (29.18%) HTML
7 162 (27.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 145 (24.74%) .NET Framework
9 126 (21.50%) React
10 117 (19.97%) jQuery
10 117 (19.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 114 (19.45%) Entity Framework
12 109 (18.60%) AngularJS
13 75 (12.80%) RESTful
14 74 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 53 (9.04%) REST
16 42 (7.17%) SOAP
17 37 (6.31%) ASP.NET Core
18 35 (5.97%) WCF
19 34 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.60%) N-Tier
2 62 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
4 42 (7.17%) Reinsurance
5 18 (3.07%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.22%) User Experience
7 11 (1.88%) Hedge funds
8 9 (1.54%) Equities
9 7 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.02%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.85%) Social Media
12 4 (0.68%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.68%) RIA
12 4 (0.68%) Xbox
13 3 (0.51%) Derivative
13 3 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.41%) Windows
2 14 (2.39%) Linux
3 5 (0.85%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.68%) Android
5 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.34%) Unix
5 2 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (40.96%) MVC
3 213 (36.35%) DevOps
4 168 (28.67%) Microservices
5 139 (23.72%) TDD
6 135 (23.04%) SOLID
7 125 (21.33%) OO
8 119 (20.31%) Test Automation
9 113 (19.28%) Mentoring
10 110 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
11 88 (15.02%) SOA
11 88 (15.02%) UML
12 86 (14.68%) Scrum
13 82 (13.99%) Software Engineering
14 80 (13.65%) Deployment Automation
15 79 (13.48%) CRM
16 71 (12.12%) SDLC
17 70 (11.95%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
18 55 (9.39%) Migration
19 48 (8.19%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 586 (100.00%) C#
2 320 (54.61%) SQL
3 289 (49.32%) JavaScript
4 116 (19.80%) T-SQL
5 70 (11.95%) PowerShell
6 41 (7.00%) TypeScript
7 17 (2.90%) Java
8 16 (2.73%) Python
9 5 (0.85%) C++
9 5 (0.85%) Ruby
9 5 (0.85%) XAML
10 4 (0.68%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.51%) C
11 3 (0.51%) PHP
12 2 (0.34%) ES6
12 2 (0.34%) F#
12 2 (0.34%) Ingres ABF
12 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.17%) ES8
13 1 (0.17%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 86 (14.68%) Degree
2 17 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.73%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.54%) HNC
6 4 (0.68%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.27%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) GRC
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (7.00%) Docker
2 8 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (11.43%) Terraform
2 55 (9.39%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (7.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.34%) Grafana
4 2 (0.34%) Kibana
4 2 (0.34%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.34%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.17%) MIIS
5 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 115 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 67 (11.43%) Nintex
3 18 (3.07%) Oracle
4 13 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.71%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.02%) Telerik
7 5 (0.85%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.68%) Apple
8 4 (0.68%) Google
9 3 (0.51%) Facebook
10 2 (0.34%) Actian
10 2 (0.34%) VMware
11 1 (0.17%) Charles River
11 1 (0.17%) IBM
11 1 (0.17%) SAP