Period
to 23 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 443 410 349
Rank change year-on-year -33 -61 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 929 1,269 1,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.77% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.80% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 854 1,131 1,553
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.06%

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 134,078 158,754 168,682
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.03% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 106,768 127,893 135,219
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 -48 836 £55,000 - 151
UK excluding London -29 576 £50,000 - 101
London -54 307 £72,000 +2.86% 53
North of England +19 233 £50,000 +11.11% 30
South East -19 173 £55,000 +10.00% 25
Yorkshire +8 122 £50,000 +11.11% 17
North West +13 97 £50,000 +9.89% 13
Midlands +7 73 £50,000 +5.26% 23
East Midlands +36 50 £53,000 +19.10% 12
Scotland +17 34 £51,500 +8.42% 2
South West +12 34 £48,750 +2.63% 11
West Midlands -10 23 £46,250 -2.63% 11
East of England +21 16 £57,500 +4.55% 9
North East +29 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Wales +3 11 £45,500 -9.00%
Northern Ireland -7 5 £52,500 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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.

1 929 (100.00%) C#
2 828 (89.13%) .NET
3 499 (53.71%) Agile Software Development
4 482 (51.88%) ASP.NET
5 461 (49.62%) MVC
6 432 (46.50%) SQL Server
7 421 (45.32%) JavaScript
8 385 (41.44%) SQL
9 312 (33.58%) Azure
10 292 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 248 (26.70%) Microsoft
12 244 (26.26%) AngularJS
13 226 (24.33%) HTML
14 223 (24.00%) .NET Framework
15 205 (22.07%) Finance
16 198 (21.31%) CSS
16 198 (21.31%) .NET Core
17 183 (19.70%) Scrum
18 180 (19.38%) TDD
19 177 (19.05%) Microservices
20 168 (18.08%) ASP.NET Web API
21 153 (16.47%) REST
22 152 (16.36%) Web Services
23 146 (15.72%) Software Engineering
24 138 (14.85%) AWS
25 135 (14.53%) jQuery
26 132 (14.21%) Mentoring
27 131 (14.10%) React
28 126 (13.56%) Git (software)
28 126 (13.56%) Degree

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 44 (4.74%) IIS
2 25 (2.69%) CMS
3 22 (2.37%) NServiceBus
4 18 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 15 (1.61%) EPiServer
6 11 (1.18%) Umbraco
7 9 (0.97%) Confluence
8 8 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.54%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.11%) Captiva
11 1 (0.11%) DNN
11 1 (0.11%) JBoss
11 1 (0.11%) Kentico
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.11%) SAS
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.11%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.11%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 312 (33.58%) Azure
2 138 (14.85%) AWS
3 33 (3.55%) SaaS
4 20 (2.15%) PaaS
5 15 (1.61%) GCP
6 10 (1.08%) Serverless
7 8 (0.86%) Azure Functions
8 4 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.43%) AWS IoT
8 4 (0.43%) GitHub
9 3 (0.32%) IaaS
9 3 (0.32%) NuGet
10 2 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.22%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.11%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.05%) Internet
2 18 (1.94%) HTTP
3 1 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.11%) FTP
3 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.11%) Network Security
3 1 (0.11%) SSL
3 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 432 (46.50%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (3.44%) NoSQL
5 31 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (2.15%) MongoDB
8 18 (1.94%) MySQL
9 16 (1.72%) Relational Database
10 15 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (1.51%) Redis
12 9 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
13 8 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.75%) Big Data
14 7 (0.75%) MS Access
15 4 (0.43%) Blockchain
16 3 (0.32%) Aerospike
16 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
17 2 (0.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 126 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 99 (10.66%) Visual Studio
3 93 (10.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (4.84%) JIRA
5 38 (4.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 35 (3.77%) NUnit
7 34 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
8 18 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.72%) SpecFlow
10 13 (1.40%) WiX
11 9 (0.97%) Selenium
12 8 (0.86%) Jenkins
13 7 (0.75%) Moq
13 7 (0.75%) MSTest
13 7 (0.75%) webpack
14 6 (0.65%) Bitbucket
15 5 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (0.54%) gulp
15 5 (0.54%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 205 (22.07%) Finance
2 38 (4.09%) Banking
3 30 (3.23%) Front Office
4 26 (2.80%) Retail
5 14 (1.51%) Games
6 11 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.08%) Marketing
8 7 (0.75%) Back Office
8 7 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.43%) Public Sector
10 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.32%) Law
10 3 (0.32%) Legal
11 2 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.11%) Automotive
12 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) German Language
12 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 828 (89.13%) .NET
2 482 (51.88%) ASP.NET
3 292 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 244 (26.26%) AngularJS
5 226 (24.33%) HTML
6 223 (24.00%) .NET Framework
7 198 (21.31%) .NET Core
7 198 (21.31%) CSS
8 168 (18.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 153 (16.47%) REST
10 152 (16.36%) Web Services
11 135 (14.53%) jQuery
12 131 (14.10%) React
13 119 (12.81%) WCF
14 101 (10.87%) XML
15 99 (10.66%) Entity Framework
16 93 (10.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 83 (8.93%) SOAP
18 65 (7.00%) HTML5
19 59 (6.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.97%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.05%) Client/Server
4 19 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 17 (1.83%) Public Cloud
6 16 (1.72%) User Experience
7 15 (1.61%) N-Tier
8 13 (1.40%) Data Centre
8 13 (1.40%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.18%) Cloud Native
10 8 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.75%) Hedge funds
11 7 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (0.65%) Credit Risk
13 5 (0.54%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.54%) BBC
14 4 (0.43%) Equities
14 4 (0.43%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 77 (8.29%) Windows
2 20 (2.15%) Linux
3 16 (1.72%) Android
4 8 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.43%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.22%) Unix
6 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (53.71%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (49.62%) MVC
3 183 (19.70%) Scrum
4 180 (19.38%) TDD
5 177 (19.05%) Microservices
6 146 (15.72%) Software Engineering
7 132 (14.21%) Mentoring
8 113 (12.16%) DevOps
9 111 (11.95%) Test Automation
10 103 (11.09%) Computer Science
10 103 (11.09%) Unit Testing
11 88 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
12 85 (9.15%) SDLC
13 81 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
14 74 (7.97%) OO
15 66 (7.10%) Kanban
16 65 (7.00%) Web Development
17 62 (6.67%) BDD
18 61 (6.57%) SOLID
19 47 (5.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 929 (100.00%) C#
2 421 (45.32%) JavaScript
3 385 (41.44%) SQL
4 88 (9.47%) T-SQL
5 60 (6.46%) VB.NET
6 53 (5.71%) Java
7 50 (5.38%) PowerShell
8 41 (4.41%) Python
9 38 (4.09%) TypeScript
10 23 (2.48%) C++
10 23 (2.48%) VB
11 15 (1.61%) XPath
12 11 (1.18%) Scala
13 8 (0.86%) Apex Code
13 8 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.54%) CoffeeScript
15 5 (0.54%) Perl
15 5 (0.54%) VBA
16 4 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 126 (13.56%) Degree
2 36 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.72%) ISEB
3 16 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.29%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 74 (7.97%) Docker
2 14 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (4.20%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.65%) Ansible
4 5 (0.54%) Terraform
5 4 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.43%) Rancher
6 2 (0.22%) logstash
6 2 (0.22%) Puppet
7 1 (0.11%) Kibana
7 1 (0.11%) MIIS
Vendors
1 248 (26.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (2.91%) Google
2 27 (2.91%) Xamarin
3 19 (2.05%) Oracle
4 13 (1.40%) Nintex
5 12 (1.29%) ForgeRock
6 10 (1.08%) Facebook
7 8 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.65%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.65%) Telerik
9 5 (0.54%) Databricks
10 4 (0.43%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.43%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.43%) VMware
11 3 (0.32%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.32%) SAP
11 3 (0.32%) Sun
12 2 (0.22%) Nokia
12 2 (0.22%) Sony
12 2 (0.22%) TIBCO