Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 381 345 330
Rank change year-on-year -36 -15 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 1,373 1,648 1,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.93% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.97% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,226 1,557 1,814
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year - -3.06% +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 162,478 169,340 190,363
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.15% 96.07% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 130,921 136,473 160,125
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 August 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 August 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 -38 1,286 £52,500 - 154
UK excluding London -62 817 £47,500 - 112
London +19 527 £67,500 +3.85% 52
South East -17 261 £50,000 - 28
North of England +66 254 £45,000 +5.88% 33
Yorkshire +63 129 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Midlands -51 117 £45,000 -5.26% 17
North West +27 113 £45,000 - 18
East of England -87 80 £52,500 - 13
West Midlands -19 78 £45,000 -5.26% 8
South West -45 46 £47,500 - 11
East Midlands -22 39 £44,500 -11.00% 9
Scotland -61 34 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Wales +18 21 £47,500 +26.67% 2
North East -12 12 £41,250 +3.13% 2
Northern Ireland - 4 £65,000 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1,373 (100.00%) C#
2 1,200 (87.40%) .NET
3 753 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 710 (51.71%) ASP.NET
5 684 (49.82%) SQL
6 654 (47.63%) SQL Server
7 641 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
8 618 (45.01%) MVC
9 456 (33.21%) HTML
10 445 (32.41%) AngularJS
11 411 (29.93%) Microsoft
12 396 (28.84%) TDD
13 382 (27.82%) CSS
14 367 (26.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 354 (25.78%) Finance
16 322 (23.45%) ASP.NET Web API
17 303 (22.07%) Microsoft Azure
18 264 (19.23%) .NET Framework
19 249 (18.14%) jQuery
19 249 (18.14%) Software Engineering
19 249 (18.14%) Scrum
20 233 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
21 224 (16.31%) OO
22 186 (13.55%) WCF
23 184 (13.40%) Web Services
23 184 (13.40%) SOLID
24 182 (13.26%) Unit Testing
25 180 (13.11%) WPF
26 179 (13.04%) REST
26 179 (13.04%) Git (software)

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 60 (4.37%) IIS
2 44 (3.20%) NServiceBus
3 40 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 38 (2.77%) CMS
5 35 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (1.89%) Confluence
7 23 (1.68%) WebSphere
8 19 (1.38%) Umbraco
9 14 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
10 10 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (0.66%) EPiServer
12 7 (0.51%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.44%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.29%) Apache
14 4 (0.29%) Kentico
15 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.15%) DNN
15 2 (0.15%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.15%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 20 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
2 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.073%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.073%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (1.24%) Markit EDM
2 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.073%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.073%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 303 (22.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 169 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (3.71%) SaaS
4 50 (3.64%) GitHub
5 28 (2.04%) NuGet
6 22 (1.60%) PaaS
7 18 (1.31%) Office 365
7 18 (1.31%) Serverless
8 8 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.36%) Data Lake Analytics
11 4 (0.29%) G Suite
11 4 (0.29%) Slack
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.15%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.073%) Algolia
13 1 (0.073%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.073%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.073%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.073%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.53%) HTTP
2 7 (0.51%) SMS
3 4 (0.29%) Internet
4 3 (0.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.15%) DNS
5 2 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.15%) Wireless
5 2 (0.15%) X.509
6 1 (0.073%) Broadband
6 1 (0.073%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.073%) IMAP
6 1 (0.073%) Network Security
6 1 (0.073%) SMTP
6 1 (0.073%) Tactical Data Link
6 1 (0.073%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (47.63%) SQL Server
2 84 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 56 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (4.01%) MongoDB
4 55 (4.01%) Relational Database
5 54 (3.93%) MySQL
6 49 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (2.77%) Redis
7 38 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 32 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
11 21 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
12 20 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 20 (1.46%) Big Data
13 16 (1.17%) Blockchain
14 14 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
15 13 (0.95%) RavenDB
15 13 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 179 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 124 (9.03%) Visual Studio
3 113 (8.23%) NUnit
4 104 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 97 (7.06%) TeamCity
6 65 (4.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 59 (4.30%) Jasmine
8 56 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
9 51 (3.71%) JIRA
10 48 (3.50%) webpack
11 46 (3.35%) Jenkins
11 46 (3.35%) Karma Test Runner
12 45 (3.28%) Selenium
13 41 (2.99%) Moq
14 37 (2.69%) Bitbucket
15 36 (2.62%) SpecFlow
16 34 (2.48%) MSTest
17 31 (2.26%) MSBuild
18 26 (1.89%) Subversion
19 25 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 354 (25.78%) Finance
2 103 (7.50%) Banking
3 61 (4.44%) Retail
4 39 (2.84%) Front Office
5 29 (2.11%) Advertising
6 24 (1.75%) Games
7 19 (1.38%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.31%) Marketing
9 16 (1.17%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.02%) Automotive
10 14 (1.02%) Electronics
11 13 (0.95%) Back Office
11 13 (0.95%) Legal
12 12 (0.87%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.58%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.36%) Law
15 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.15%) Publishing
15 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.073%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,200 (87.40%) .NET
2 710 (51.71%) ASP.NET
3 456 (33.21%) HTML
4 445 (32.41%) AngularJS
5 382 (27.82%) CSS
6 367 (26.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 322 (23.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 264 (19.23%) .NET Framework
9 249 (18.14%) jQuery
10 186 (13.55%) WCF
11 184 (13.40%) Web Services
12 180 (13.11%) WPF
13 179 (13.04%) REST
14 171 (12.45%) RESTful
15 167 (12.16%) HTML5
16 162 (11.80%) Entity Framework
16 162 (11.80%) React
17 126 (9.18%) .NET Core
18 94 (6.85%) LINQ
19 88 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
2 109 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 77 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
4 67 (4.88%) User Experience
5 64 (4.66%) Fintech
6 62 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (3.28%) Hedge funds
8 38 (2.77%) Equities
9 35 (2.55%) Mobile App
10 34 (2.48%) Algorithms
11 24 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
12 20 (1.46%) Online Banking
13 18 (1.31%) Data Structures
14 15 (1.09%) Derivative
14 15 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (1.09%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.73%) Reinsurance
15 10 (0.73%) Spread Betting
16 6 (0.44%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (5.46%) Windows
2 39 (2.84%) Linux
3 28 (2.04%) Android
4 18 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 17 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.22%) Solaris
6 3 (0.22%) Unix
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.073%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.073%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
2 618 (45.01%) MVC
3 396 (28.84%) TDD
4 249 (18.14%) Scrum
4 249 (18.14%) Software Engineering
5 233 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
6 224 (16.31%) OO
7 184 (13.40%) SOLID
8 182 (13.26%) Unit Testing
9 155 (11.29%) Web Development
10 154 (11.22%) Microservices
11 141 (10.27%) BDD
12 133 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
13 119 (8.67%) SDLC
14 118 (8.59%) DevOps
15 109 (7.94%) SOA
15 109 (7.94%) Test Automation
16 106 (7.72%) OOD
17 101 (7.36%) OOP
18 97 (7.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,373 (100.00%) C#
2 753 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 684 (49.82%) SQL
4 153 (11.14%) T-SQL
5 71 (5.17%) Java
6 61 (4.44%) C++
6 61 (4.44%) PowerShell
7 56 (4.08%) Python
8 51 (3.71%) VB.NET
9 43 (3.13%) TypeScript
10 35 (2.55%) F#
11 26 (1.89%) Scala
12 22 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.46%) Bash Shell
14 18 (1.31%) VB
15 13 (0.95%) C
15 13 (0.95%) Ruby
16 12 (0.87%) PHP
16 12 (0.87%) VBScript
17 11 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 140 (10.20%) Degree
2 27 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.36%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.29%) SAFe Agilist
6 2 (0.15%) CISSP
6 2 (0.15%) MCSE
6 2 (0.15%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.073%) CFA
7 1 (0.073%) HND
7 1 (0.073%) PhD
7 1 (0.073%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.073%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.93%) QA
2 9 (0.66%) GDPR
3 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.073%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.073%) MISRA
4 1 (0.073%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.073%) SLA
4 1 (0.073%) UCITS
System Software
1 36 (2.62%) Docker
2 3 (0.22%) Firmware
3 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (1.68%) Puppet
2 18 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (1.31%) Packer
3 17 (1.24%) Ansible
4 12 (0.87%) Kibana
5 10 (0.73%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (0.36%) Grafana
8 4 (0.29%) Terraform
9 3 (0.22%) SmoothWall
10 2 (0.15%) Graphite
10 2 (0.15%) logstash
10 2 (0.15%) Mesos
Vendors
1 411 (29.93%) Microsoft
2 69 (5.03%) Xamarin
3 37 (2.69%) Oracle
4 34 (2.48%) Google
5 28 (2.04%) DevExpress
6 19 (1.38%) Sitecore
7 14 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 9 (0.66%) Capita
8 9 (0.66%) TIBCO
9 7 (0.51%) TOWER Software
9 7 (0.51%) WorldPay
10 6 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.36%) IBM
11 5 (0.36%) SAP
12 4 (0.29%) Apigee
12 4 (0.29%) Tableau
13 3 (0.22%) Informatica
13 3 (0.22%) New Relic
14 2 (0.15%) Lotus
14 2 (0.15%) MuleSoft