Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 377 339 324
Rank change year-on-year -38 -15 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 1,437 1,589 2,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.94% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.97% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,292 1,509 1,936
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,375 £79,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 167,574 163,030 193,904
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.44% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,241 134,968 162,789
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# 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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Top 15 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 25 May 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 -44 1,361 £52,500 - 169
UK excluding London -23 921 £50,000 +5.26% 119
London -46 490 £65,000 - 61
South East +16 340 £50,000 - 37
North of England -2 260 £45,000 - 33
Yorkshire +38 150 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Midlands -41 112 £45,000 -5.26% 21
North West -42 101 £50,000 +11.11% 17
East of England -75 100 £55,000 - 10
West Midlands -16 78 £45,000 - 12
South West -58 59 £50,000 +5.26% 7
East Midlands -28 34 £47,500 -20.83% 9
Scotland -56 33 £50,000 - 5
Wales +16 18 £47,500 +2.70% 3
North East -19 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1,437 (100.00%) C#
2 1,269 (88.31%) .NET
3 806 (56.09%) JavaScript
4 793 (55.18%) ASP.NET
5 764 (53.17%) SQL Server
6 727 (50.59%) SQL
7 689 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
8 683 (47.53%) MVC
9 521 (36.26%) HTML
10 461 (32.08%) CSS
11 455 (31.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 449 (31.25%) AngularJS
13 439 (30.55%) Microsoft
14 369 (25.68%) TDD
15 368 (25.61%) Finance
16 349 (24.29%) ASP.NET Web API
17 293 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
18 288 (20.04%) jQuery
19 278 (19.35%) .NET Framework
20 264 (18.37%) Scrum
21 263 (18.30%) Software Engineering
22 255 (17.75%) WCF
23 236 (16.42%) OO
24 215 (14.96%) WPF
25 199 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
25 199 (13.85%) Web Services
26 190 (13.22%) Unit Testing
27 187 (13.01%) Git (software)
28 182 (12.67%) Web Development
29 181 (12.60%) RESTful

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 55 (3.83%) IIS
2 49 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (2.85%) NServiceBus
4 39 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 31 (2.16%) CMS
6 18 (1.25%) Confluence
6 18 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 12 (0.84%) Umbraco
9 10 (0.70%) EPiServer
10 9 (0.63%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.56%) Apache
12 7 (0.49%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.35%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.21%) DNN
16 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
16 2 (0.14%) Orchard CMS
17 1 (0.070%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 16 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.070%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.070%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.070%) Blender
5 1 (0.070%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.56%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 293 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 144 (10.02%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (3.27%) GitHub
4 39 (2.71%) SaaS
5 25 (1.74%) PaaS
6 20 (1.39%) NuGet
6 20 (1.39%) Office 365
7 17 (1.18%) Serverless
8 12 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.28%) IaaS
11 3 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (0.21%) Data Lake Analytics
11 3 (0.21%) npm
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.070%) Algolia
13 1 (0.070%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.070%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.39%) Internet
2 14 (0.97%) HTTP
3 8 (0.56%) Intranet
4 5 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.21%) SMS
6 2 (0.14%) Broadband
6 2 (0.14%) DNS
6 2 (0.14%) VPN
6 2 (0.14%) Wireless
6 2 (0.14%) X.509
7 1 (0.070%) Firewall
7 1 (0.070%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.070%) Network Security
7 1 (0.070%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 764 (53.17%) SQL Server
2 78 (5.43%) NoSQL
3 74 (5.15%) MySQL
4 54 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (3.48%) MongoDB
6 44 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 39 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 31 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (2.02%) Redis
11 28 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
12 26 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
13 25 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (1.25%) Big Data
15 15 (1.04%) RDBMS
16 14 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
17 13 (0.90%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 187 (13.01%) Git (software)
2 159 (11.06%) Visual Studio
3 126 (8.77%) NUnit
4 121 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 66 (4.59%) MSTest
6 60 (4.18%) TeamCity
7 58 (4.04%) Visual Studio Team System
8 56 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 53 (3.69%) Jasmine
9 53 (3.69%) Selenium
10 44 (3.06%) Subversion
11 41 (2.85%) Jenkins
12 39 (2.71%) JIRA
13 38 (2.64%) SpecFlow
14 37 (2.57%) Moq
15 32 (2.23%) Karma Test Runner
15 32 (2.23%) webpack
16 31 (2.16%) MSBuild
17 18 (1.25%) PhantomJS
18 16 (1.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 368 (25.61%) Finance
2 93 (6.47%) Banking
3 86 (5.98%) Retail
4 43 (2.99%) Front Office
5 33 (2.30%) Marketing
6 32 (2.23%) Advertising
7 31 (2.16%) Financial Institution
8 23 (1.60%) Electronics
8 23 (1.60%) Games
9 22 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 16 (1.11%) Telecoms
12 14 (0.97%) Legal
13 13 (0.90%) Automotive
14 11 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.49%) Back Office
15 7 (0.49%) Law
16 5 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.21%) Publishing
18 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,269 (88.31%) .NET
2 793 (55.18%) ASP.NET
3 521 (36.26%) HTML
4 461 (32.08%) CSS
5 455 (31.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 449 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 349 (24.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 288 (20.04%) jQuery
9 278 (19.35%) .NET Framework
10 255 (17.75%) WCF
11 215 (14.96%) WPF
12 199 (13.85%) Web Services
13 181 (12.60%) RESTful
14 177 (12.32%) REST
15 161 (11.20%) Entity Framework
16 150 (10.44%) HTML5
17 149 (10.37%) React
18 122 (8.49%) XML
19 121 (8.42%) .NET Core
20 112 (7.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 141 (9.81%) Computer Science
2 102 (7.10%) Greenfield Project
3 78 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
4 77 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (3.97%) User Experience
6 56 (3.90%) Fintech
7 44 (3.06%) Hedge funds
8 39 (2.71%) Equities
9 38 (2.64%) Mobile App
10 34 (2.37%) Algorithms
11 31 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
12 20 (1.39%) Derivative
13 19 (1.32%) Management Information System
13 19 (1.32%) Online Banking
14 17 (1.18%) Market Risk
15 13 (0.90%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 9 (0.63%) Fixed Income
17 9 (0.63%) Spread Betting
18 7 (0.49%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 109 (7.59%) Windows
2 37 (2.57%) Linux
3 28 (1.95%) Android
4 22 (1.53%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.63%) Nucleus RTOS
6 9 (0.63%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.21%) Solaris
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.070%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 683 (47.53%) MVC
3 369 (25.68%) TDD
4 264 (18.37%) Scrum
5 263 (18.30%) Software Engineering
6 236 (16.42%) OO
7 199 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
8 190 (13.22%) Unit Testing
9 182 (12.67%) Web Development
10 157 (10.93%) SOLID
11 144 (10.02%) Microservices
12 137 (9.53%) Problem-Solving
13 131 (9.12%) SOA
14 130 (9.05%) SDLC
15 109 (7.59%) Test Automation
16 107 (7.45%) BDD
17 105 (7.31%) OOP
18 104 (7.24%) OOD
19 103 (7.17%) DevOps
20 94 (6.54%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 1,437 (100.00%) C#
2 806 (56.09%) JavaScript
3 727 (50.59%) SQL
4 169 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 82 (5.71%) C++
6 67 (4.66%) PowerShell
7 60 (4.18%) VB.NET
8 58 (4.04%) TypeScript
9 57 (3.97%) Java
10 39 (2.71%) PL/SQL
11 36 (2.51%) Python
12 31 (2.16%) C
13 29 (2.02%) F#
14 21 (1.46%) VBScript
15 17 (1.18%) R
16 15 (1.04%) PHP
17 14 (0.97%) VB
18 13 (0.90%) Bash Shell
19 9 (0.63%) VBA
20 8 (0.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 173 (12.04%) Degree
2 42 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.28%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.14%) MCTS
5 2 (0.14%) SAFe Agilist
5 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.070%) HND
6 1 (0.070%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.59%) QA
2 4 (0.28%) GDPR
3 1 (0.070%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.070%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.070%) MISRA
3 1 (0.070%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.070%) SLA
3 1 (0.070%) UCITS
System Software
1 47 (3.27%) Docker
2 5 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.28%) GridGain
4 3 (0.21%) Firmware
5 2 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (1.81%) Puppet
2 21 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.39%) Ansible
4 17 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (0.77%) Kibana
5 11 (0.77%) Packer
6 10 (0.70%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.28%) SmoothWall
8 3 (0.21%) Consul
8 3 (0.21%) Terraform
9 2 (0.14%) Graphite
9 2 (0.14%) logstash
9 2 (0.14%) Mesos
10 1 (0.070%) Rancher
10 1 (0.070%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 439 (30.55%) Microsoft
2 74 (5.15%) Oracle
3 57 (3.97%) Xamarin
4 46 (3.20%) Google
5 28 (1.95%) DevExpress
6 16 (1.11%) SAP
7 14 (0.97%) Sitecore
8 13 (0.90%) TIBCO
9 11 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (0.70%) Cadence
10 10 (0.70%) Charles River
10 10 (0.70%) TOWER Software
10 10 (0.70%) Twitter
11 9 (0.63%) Capita
12 8 (0.56%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.49%) WorldPay
14 4 (0.28%) BMC
14 4 (0.28%) Telerik
15 3 (0.21%) New Relic
16 2 (0.14%) MuleSoft