Period
to 3 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £57,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 509 450 387
Rank change year-on-year -59 -63 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 367 1,005 1,468
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.69% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.72% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 332 990 1,375
Median annual salary £57,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.55% +0.95% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,125 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 75,302 140,558 170,579
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 95.90% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 60,547 112,146 138,553
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior C# Developer.

Salary trend for Senior C# Developer in the UK

Senior C# Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior C# Developer over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 2020. 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 -48 333 £57,500 +4.55% 45
UK excluding London -21 245 £52,500 +5.00% 42
London -12 109 £70,000 - 5
South East +41 83 £55,000 +7.84% 7
North of England -29 75 £50,000 - 23
North West +52 56 £52,500 +5.00% 16
Midlands +92 46 £50,000 - 9
West Midlands +90 31 £50,000 - 6
Work from Home +2 26 £50,000 - 12
Scotland +75 18 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Midlands +33 15 £45,000 -13.04% 3
Yorkshire -5 15 £50,000 +5.26% 6
South West +57 12 £55,000 +15.79%
East of England +67 8 £56,000 +3.70% 1
North East +14 4 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Wales +8 3 £57,500 +26.37% 1

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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.

1 367 (100.00%) C#
2 336 (91.55%) .NET
3 186 (50.68%) ASP.NET
4 183 (49.86%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (44.41%) JavaScript
6 153 (41.69%) SQL Server
7 147 (40.05%) SQL
8 141 (38.42%) MVC
9 135 (36.78%) Azure
10 126 (34.33%) .NET Core
11 98 (26.70%) HTML
12 96 (26.16%) AngularJS
13 92 (25.07%) CSS
14 80 (21.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 76 (20.71%) Finance
16 75 (20.44%) .NET Framework
17 73 (19.89%) DevOps
18 72 (19.62%) TDD
19 71 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
20 66 (17.98%) jQuery
21 64 (17.44%) Git (software)
21 64 (17.44%) Scrum
22 57 (15.53%) Microservices
23 56 (15.26%) Microsoft
24 55 (14.99%) Problem-Solving
25 54 (14.71%) React
25 54 (14.71%) AWS
26 45 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
27 43 (11.72%) Greenfield Project
27 43 (11.72%) Mentoring

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 13 (3.54%) CMS
2 8 (2.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (1.63%) EPiServer
3 6 (1.63%) IIS
4 5 (1.36%) Confluence
4 5 (1.36%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.54%) Headless CMS
6 2 (0.54%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.27%) Kentico
7 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (36.78%) Azure
2 54 (14.71%) AWS
3 28 (7.63%) SaaS
4 11 (3.00%) Serverless
5 10 (2.72%) GCP
6 7 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (1.36%) GitHub
8 4 (1.09%) IaaS
8 4 (1.09%) PaaS
9 3 (0.82%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.54%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.54%) Heroku
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.27%) Firebase
11 1 (0.27%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.18%) HTTP
2 3 (0.82%) FTP
2 3 (0.82%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.54%) Skype
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (41.69%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.08%) NoSQL
3 13 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 12 (3.27%) MongoDB
4 12 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.91%) MySQL
7 5 (1.36%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.09%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.09%) Redis
8 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) Event Store
9 3 (0.82%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.27%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 64 (17.44%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.08%) Visual Studio
3 29 (7.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (7.36%) JIRA
5 15 (4.09%) TeamCity
6 13 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (2.72%) NUnit
8 8 (2.18%) Selenium
9 6 (1.63%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.36%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.09%) Cypress.io
12 3 (0.82%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.54%) Moq
13 2 (0.54%) MSTest
13 2 (0.54%) Travis CI
14 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.27%) Subversion
14 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 1 (0.27%) WiX
General
1 76 (20.71%) Finance
2 13 (3.54%) Banking
3 9 (2.45%) Games
4 7 (1.91%) Front Office
5 6 (1.63%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.63%) Marketing
6 5 (1.36%) Law
6 5 (1.36%) Retail
7 4 (1.09%) Automotive
7 4 (1.09%) Billing
7 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.82%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.54%) Back Office
9 2 (0.54%) Electronics
9 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (91.55%) .NET
2 186 (50.68%) ASP.NET
3 126 (34.33%) .NET Core
4 98 (26.70%) HTML
5 96 (26.16%) AngularJS
6 92 (25.07%) CSS
7 80 (21.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 75 (20.44%) .NET Framework
9 71 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 66 (17.98%) jQuery
11 54 (14.71%) React
12 43 (11.72%) WCF
12 43 (11.72%) Web Services
13 36 (9.81%) Entity Framework
13 36 (9.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 35 (9.54%) XML
15 31 (8.45%) REST
16 26 (7.08%) JSON
17 24 (6.54%) HTML5
17 24 (6.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.72%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (4.63%) User Experience
5 9 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.91%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.63%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.36%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.82%) Online Games
9 3 (0.82%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.54%) CCTV
10 2 (0.54%) Derivative
10 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.27%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.27%) Oculus Rift
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.36%) Windows
2 4 (1.09%) Linux
3 3 (0.82%) Android
3 3 (0.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (49.86%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (38.42%) MVC
3 73 (19.89%) DevOps
4 72 (19.62%) TDD
5 64 (17.44%) Scrum
6 57 (15.53%) Microservices
7 55 (14.99%) Problem-Solving
8 45 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (11.72%) Mentoring
10 37 (10.08%) Unit Testing
11 36 (9.81%) SDLC
12 35 (9.54%) Web Development
13 33 (8.99%) SOLID
14 32 (8.72%) Test Automation
15 29 (7.90%) Fintech
15 29 (7.90%) OO
16 28 (7.63%) OOP
17 24 (6.54%) Computer Science
18 22 (5.99%) Software Engineering
19 19 (5.18%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 367 (100.00%) C#
2 163 (44.41%) JavaScript
3 147 (40.05%) SQL
4 37 (10.08%) T-SQL
5 26 (7.08%) TypeScript
6 18 (4.90%) C
7 17 (4.63%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.54%) C++
9 10 (2.72%) Python
10 9 (2.45%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.82%) F#
12 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.54%) ES6
13 2 (0.54%) Go
13 2 (0.54%) Java
13 2 (0.54%) PHP
13 2 (0.54%) VB
13 2 (0.54%) VBA
13 2 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (9.81%) Degree
2 17 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.54%) MCPD
3 2 (0.54%) MCSD
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.27%) HND
4 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.90%) QA
2 4 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (1.09%) MiFID
3 1 (0.27%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (6.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (4.09%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.72%) Terraform
3 4 (1.09%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.27%) Packer
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (15.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.72%) Oracle
2 10 (2.72%) Sitecore
3 7 (1.91%) Google
4 4 (1.09%) SAP
5 3 (0.82%) IBM
6 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.54%) Cadence
6 2 (0.54%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.54%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.54%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.54%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.27%) Apple
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco
7 1 (0.27%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.27%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.27%) GoCardless
7 1 (0.27%) Sybase
7 1 (0.27%) Telerik
7 1 (0.27%) Telstra