Period
to 21 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 436 377 336
Rank change year-on-year -59 -41 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 989 1,434 1,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.83% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.87% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1,290 1,507
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,650
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 138,416 165,583 162,929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.41% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 109,868 134,836 134,784
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -62 892 £55,000 +4.76% 163
UK excluding London -41 640 £50,000 - 131
London -41 304 £70,000 +7.69% 42
North of England +12 251 £50,000 +11.11% 39
South East -74 185 £51,000 +2.00% 30
Yorkshire -6 139 £47,500 +5.56% 24
North West +42 102 £50,000 - 14
Midlands -22 57 £53,000 +17.78% 32
East of England +42 54 £55,000 - 9
South West +12 40 £47,750 -4.50% 11
Scotland +14 38 £48,250 -3.50% 2
East Midlands +32 36 £53,000 +11.58% 17
West Midlands -27 21 £53,750 +19.44% 15
Wales +12 14 £46,500 -2.11% 3
North East +16 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £52,500 - 5

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 989 (100.00%) C#
2 893 (90.29%) .NET
3 552 (55.81%) ASP.NET
4 517 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
5 511 (51.67%) MVC
6 467 (47.22%) JavaScript
7 459 (46.41%) SQL
8 440 (44.49%) SQL Server
9 341 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 325 (32.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 290 (29.32%) AngularJS
12 287 (29.02%) HTML
13 261 (26.39%) .NET Framework
14 259 (26.19%) Microsoft
15 257 (25.99%) TDD
16 254 (25.68%) CSS
17 238 (24.06%) ASP.NET Web API
18 234 (23.66%) .NET Core
19 230 (23.26%) Finance
20 223 (22.55%) Software Engineering
21 183 (18.50%) Web Services
22 182 (18.40%) Scrum
22 182 (18.40%) jQuery
23 164 (16.58%) Git (software)
24 159 (16.08%) Entity Framework
25 158 (15.98%) Amazon AWS
26 156 (15.77%) WCF
27 153 (15.47%) Microservices
28 139 (14.05%) Visual Studio
29 136 (13.75%) React

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 37 (3.74%) IIS
2 23 (2.33%) CMS
3 20 (2.02%) Umbraco
4 18 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.42%) NServiceBus
7 11 (1.11%) Confluence
8 8 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.51%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.30%) JBoss
10 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.20%) Apache
11 2 (0.20%) DNN
11 2 (0.20%) Jetty
11 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.10%) Captiva
12 1 (0.10%) Kentico
12 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 17 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.10%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 325 (32.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 158 (15.98%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (3.84%) SaaS
4 19 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (1.72%) Serverless
6 14 (1.42%) PaaS
7 13 (1.31%) Power Platform
8 9 (0.91%) Azure Functions
9 8 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (0.81%) Office 365
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.20%) GitHub
11 2 (0.20%) NuGet
11 2 (0.20%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.42%) HTTP
2 7 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (0.71%) Network Security
3 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.10%) 5G
4 1 (0.10%) AMQP
4 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.10%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (44.49%) SQL Server
2 60 (6.07%) Relational Database
3 52 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 34 (3.44%) MongoDB
7 32 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
9 28 (2.83%) MySQL
10 22 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.62%) Redis
11 16 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (1.11%) Big Data
12 11 (1.11%) Blockchain
12 11 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.11%) Power BI
13 9 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.71%) Cosmos DB
14 7 (0.71%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 164 (16.58%) Git (software)
2 139 (14.05%) Visual Studio
3 119 (12.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (6.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 64 (6.47%) TeamCity
6 50 (5.06%) JIRA
6 50 (5.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 45 (4.55%) NUnit
8 16 (1.62%) MSTest
9 15 (1.52%) Moq
10 14 (1.42%) Bitbucket
10 14 (1.42%) Subversion
11 13 (1.31%) Jenkins
12 9 (0.91%) Jasmine
13 8 (0.81%) WiX
14 7 (0.71%) Hudson
15 6 (0.61%) InstallShield
16 5 (0.51%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.51%) SpecFlow
16 5 (0.51%) webpack
General
1 230 (23.26%) Finance
2 59 (5.97%) Banking
3 38 (3.84%) Retail
4 29 (2.93%) Marketing
5 28 (2.83%) Front Office
6 14 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.81%) Back Office
8 8 (0.81%) Law
9 7 (0.71%) Electronics
10 6 (0.61%) Games
11 5 (0.51%) Billing
11 5 (0.51%) Legal
12 3 (0.30%) Automotive
12 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.10%) Advertising
13 1 (0.10%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.10%) Local Government
13 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 893 (90.29%) .NET
2 552 (55.81%) ASP.NET
3 341 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 290 (29.32%) AngularJS
5 287 (29.02%) HTML
6 261 (26.39%) .NET Framework
7 254 (25.68%) CSS
8 238 (24.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 234 (23.66%) .NET Core
10 183 (18.50%) Web Services
11 182 (18.40%) jQuery
12 159 (16.08%) Entity Framework
13 156 (15.77%) WCF
14 136 (13.75%) React
15 117 (11.83%) XML
16 93 (9.40%) REST
17 90 (9.10%) WPF
18 78 (7.89%) RESTful
19 72 (7.28%) SOAP
19 72 (7.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.10%) Greenfield Project
2 65 (6.57%) User Experience
3 49 (4.95%) Fintech
4 43 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 28 (2.83%) Equities
8 24 (2.43%) Hedge funds
9 22 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 22 (2.22%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.72%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.52%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.31%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.21%) Public Cloud
14 9 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.81%) Augmented Reality
15 8 (0.81%) Blog
16 7 (0.71%) Data Centre
16 7 (0.71%) Virtual Team
17 4 (0.40%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.28%) Windows
2 19 (1.92%) Android
2 19 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 16 (1.62%) Linux
4 4 (0.40%) Unix
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 511 (51.67%) MVC
3 257 (25.99%) TDD
4 223 (22.55%) Software Engineering
5 182 (18.40%) Scrum
6 153 (15.47%) Microservices
7 124 (12.54%) DevOps
8 114 (11.53%) OO
9 111 (11.22%) Unit Testing
10 107 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
11 104 (10.52%) Test Automation
12 98 (9.91%) Web Development
13 91 (9.20%) SDLC
14 89 (9.00%) Mentoring
15 87 (8.80%) BDD
16 81 (8.19%) SOLID
17 79 (7.99%) Problem-Solving
18 77 (7.79%) Computer Science
19 66 (6.67%) E-Commerce
20 59 (5.97%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 989 (100.00%) C#
2 467 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 459 (46.41%) SQL
4 123 (12.44%) T-SQL
5 55 (5.56%) Java
6 49 (4.95%) Python
7 45 (4.55%) C++
8 42 (4.25%) TypeScript
9 26 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 22 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 16 (1.62%) PowerShell
12 15 (1.52%) F#
13 10 (1.01%) C
14 7 (0.71%) ES6
14 7 (0.71%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.61%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.61%) Scala
15 6 (0.61%) XAML
16 5 (0.51%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 109 (11.02%) Degree
2 20 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.01%) ISEB
3 10 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 7 (0.71%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.30%) HND
5 3 (0.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 104 (10.52%) Docker
2 10 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (6.77%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.31%) Rancher
2 13 (1.31%) Terraform
3 10 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.51%) Ansible
5 4 (0.40%) logstash
6 2 (0.20%) Kibana
7 1 (0.10%) Packer
7 1 (0.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 259 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.04%) Xamarin
3 31 (3.13%) Google
3 31 (3.13%) Oracle
4 15 (1.52%) Sitecore
5 13 (1.31%) DevExpress
6 9 (0.91%) Nintex
7 8 (0.81%) Axosoft
7 8 (0.81%) SAP
8 7 (0.71%) Cisco
8 7 (0.71%) ForgeRock
9 6 (0.61%) Telerik
10 3 (0.30%) Fidessa
10 3 (0.30%) VMware
11 2 (0.20%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.20%) Infragistics
11 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.20%) Splunk
11 2 (0.20%) webMethods
12 1 (0.10%) Atlassian