Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 425 351 316
Rank change year-on-year -74 -35 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 1,160 1,692 1,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.93% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.97% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,035 1,578 1,777
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% -2.86% +5.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £71,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%

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 156,355 173,780 182,471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 95.97% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 125,862 139,468 152,794
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.29%

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer.

Salary trend for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# 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# Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 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 -78 1,083 £55,000 +4.76% 165
UK excluding London -75 710 £50,000 - 125
London -24 432 £70,000 +10.67% 55
South East -41 248 £50,000 - 27
North of England +21 215 £45,000 - 23
North West +29 108 £45,000 -10.00% 15
Yorkshire +18 100 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Midlands -34 97 £50,000 +11.11% 33
East of England -84 60 £52,500 +5.00% 17
East Midlands +4 49 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Scotland -13 48 £47,500 -5.00% 12
West Midlands -37 48 £51,250 +13.89% 18
South West -58 31 £50,000 +2.04% 10
North East -7 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Northern Ireland - 6 £52,500 -
Wales +6 5 £50,000 +29.03% 3

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 1,160 (100.00%) C#
2 1,009 (86.98%) .NET
3 620 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
4 555 (47.84%) SQL
4 555 (47.84%) JavaScript
5 545 (46.98%) ASP.NET
6 506 (43.62%) MVC
7 505 (43.53%) SQL Server
8 366 (31.55%) HTML
9 355 (30.60%) TDD
10 345 (29.74%) AngularJS
11 338 (29.14%) Microsoft
12 314 (27.07%) Microsoft Azure
13 291 (25.09%) CSS
14 275 (23.71%) ASP.NET Web API
15 266 (22.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 262 (22.59%) Finance
17 248 (21.38%) Software Engineering
18 241 (20.78%) .NET Framework
19 235 (20.26%) Scrum
20 211 (18.19%) Continuous Integration
21 199 (17.16%) jQuery
22 197 (16.98%) OO
23 179 (15.43%) Web Services
24 169 (14.57%) Entity Framework
25 161 (13.88%) WCF
26 158 (13.62%) SOLID
27 155 (13.36%) Amazon AWS
28 151 (13.02%) HTML5
29 144 (12.41%) Microservices

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 50 (4.31%) IIS
2 29 (2.50%) CMS
3 28 (2.41%) WebSphere
4 25 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (2.07%) NServiceBus
6 22 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.21%) Confluence
8 12 (1.03%) Umbraco
9 10 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (0.78%) JBoss
10 9 (0.78%) Jetty
10 9 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.69%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.43%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.34%) Apache
13 4 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.34%) Kentico
14 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.17%) DNN
15 2 (0.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
2 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.086%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.086%) Maya
4 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (0.95%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.086%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.086%) Magento
5 1 (0.086%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.086%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 314 (27.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (13.36%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (3.79%) SaaS
4 28 (2.41%) GitHub
5 22 (1.90%) NuGet
6 18 (1.55%) PaaS
7 13 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (0.95%) Office 365
9 8 (0.69%) Serverless
10 5 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.43%) G Suite
11 4 (0.34%) Apigee
12 3 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.26%) Azure Functions
12 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.90%) HTTP
2 5 (0.43%) SMS
3 4 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (0.34%) Network Security
4 3 (0.26%) DNS
4 3 (0.26%) Internet
4 3 (0.26%) Wireless
5 2 (0.17%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.17%) IMAP
5 2 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.17%) SMTP
5 2 (0.17%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.17%) VoIP
6 1 (0.086%) AMQP
6 1 (0.086%) DKIM
6 1 (0.086%) DMARC
6 1 (0.086%) Skype
6 1 (0.086%) WebEx
6 1 (0.086%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 505 (43.53%) SQL Server
2 76 (6.55%) NoSQL
3 52 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 46 (3.97%) MongoDB
5 39 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (2.76%) Redis
8 29 (2.50%) MySQL
9 22 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 16 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
11 16 (1.38%) Big Data
11 16 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (0.95%) Couchbase
15 10 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 143 (12.33%) Git (software)
2 127 (10.95%) Visual Studio
3 83 (7.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 74 (6.38%) TeamCity
5 68 (5.86%) NUnit
6 52 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 34 (2.93%) JIRA
8 33 (2.84%) Jasmine
9 32 (2.76%) Bitbucket
10 31 (2.67%) Visual Studio Team System
11 29 (2.50%) Moq
12 27 (2.33%) webpack
13 26 (2.24%) Karma Test Runner
14 23 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 23 (1.98%) Cucumber
15 22 (1.90%) Jenkins
15 22 (1.90%) Selenium
16 20 (1.72%) SpecFlow
17 18 (1.55%) MSTest
17 18 (1.55%) ReSharper
General
1 262 (22.59%) Finance
2 68 (5.86%) Banking
3 53 (4.57%) Retail
4 46 (3.97%) Front Office
5 14 (1.21%) Back Office
6 13 (1.12%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.12%) Marketing
6 13 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.03%) Games
7 12 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 10 (0.86%) Advertising
8 10 (0.86%) Electronics
9 8 (0.69%) Automotive
10 6 (0.52%) Legal
11 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.26%) Law
11 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.17%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.17%) Publishing
12 2 (0.17%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,009 (86.98%) .NET
2 545 (46.98%) ASP.NET
3 366 (31.55%) HTML
4 345 (29.74%) AngularJS
5 291 (25.09%) CSS
6 275 (23.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 266 (22.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 241 (20.78%) .NET Framework
9 199 (17.16%) jQuery
10 179 (15.43%) Web Services
11 169 (14.57%) Entity Framework
12 161 (13.88%) WCF
13 151 (13.02%) HTML5
14 140 (12.07%) React
15 133 (11.47%) WPF
16 128 (11.03%) RESTful
17 127 (10.95%) .NET Core
18 118 (10.17%) REST
19 84 (7.24%) LINQ
20 65 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 120 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
2 91 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 72 (6.21%) Fintech
4 68 (5.86%) User Experience
5 58 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 32 (2.76%) Hedge funds
9 31 (2.67%) Equities
10 29 (2.50%) Algorithms
11 28 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 20 (1.72%) Public Cloud
13 19 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
14 15 (1.29%) Data Structures
15 12 (1.03%) Online Banking
16 8 (0.69%) Derivative
17 7 (0.60%) Spread Betting
18 6 (0.52%) Client/Server
18 6 (0.52%) N-Tier
18 6 (0.52%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 69 (5.95%) Windows
2 38 (3.28%) Apple iOS
3 33 (2.84%) Android
4 24 (2.07%) Linux
5 10 (0.86%) Unix
6 6 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 506 (43.62%) MVC
3 355 (30.60%) TDD
4 248 (21.38%) Software Engineering
5 235 (20.26%) Scrum
6 211 (18.19%) Continuous Integration
7 197 (16.98%) OO
8 158 (13.62%) SOLID
9 144 (12.41%) Microservices
10 132 (11.38%) Problem-Solving
11 129 (11.12%) Unit Testing
12 126 (10.86%) DevOps
13 116 (10.00%) BDD
14 115 (9.91%) Web Development
15 108 (9.31%) E-Commerce
16 106 (9.14%) Test Automation
17 95 (8.19%) SDLC
18 93 (8.02%) OOP
19 91 (7.84%) OOD
20 80 (6.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,160 (100.00%) C#
2 555 (47.84%) JavaScript
2 555 (47.84%) SQL
3 125 (10.78%) T-SQL
4 90 (7.76%) Java
5 58 (5.00%) Python
6 52 (4.48%) C++
7 35 (3.02%) PowerShell
8 33 (2.84%) F#
8 33 (2.84%) TypeScript
9 30 (2.59%) Scala
10 29 (2.50%) VB.NET
11 24 (2.07%) PL/SQL
12 19 (1.64%) Ruby
13 14 (1.21%) Bash Shell
13 14 (1.21%) VB
14 10 (0.86%) Objective-C
15 9 (0.78%) C
15 9 (0.78%) R
16 8 (0.69%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 104 (8.97%) Degree
2 17 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.52%) Master's Degree
4 6 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.34%) CISSP
6 4 (0.34%) MCSE
7 3 (0.26%) SAFe Agilist
8 2 (0.17%) PhD
8 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.086%) CFA
9 1 (0.086%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.086%) MCP
9 1 (0.086%) MCPD
9 1 (0.086%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.00%) QA
2 6 (0.52%) MiFID
3 5 (0.43%) GDPR
4 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.086%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (3.36%) Docker
2 11 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.26%) HDFS
4 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.086%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (1.47%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.12%) Packer
3 9 (0.78%) Grafana
4 7 (0.60%) Kibana
5 5 (0.43%) Graphite
5 5 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.43%) Puppet
6 4 (0.34%) Ansible
7 3 (0.26%) logstash
7 3 (0.26%) Mesos
8 2 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.17%) Terraform
9 1 (0.086%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 338 (29.14%) Microsoft
2 53 (4.57%) Xamarin
3 34 (2.93%) Google
4 32 (2.76%) Oracle
5 19 (1.64%) DevExpress
6 12 (1.03%) Sitecore
7 9 (0.78%) Atlassian
7 9 (0.78%) IBM
8 6 (0.52%) Cisco
9 5 (0.43%) ForgeRock
9 5 (0.43%) SAP
10 4 (0.34%) Informatica
10 4 (0.34%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.26%) Splunk
11 3 (0.26%) Telerik
12 2 (0.17%) Avaya
12 2 (0.17%) BT
12 2 (0.17%) Tableau
12 2 (0.17%) TIBCO