Period
to 28 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 471 444 407
Rank change year-on-year -27 -37 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 222 929 1,285
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.67% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.70% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 236 904 1,177
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,125 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 45,528 133,454 159,806
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 95.74% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 37,285 106,275 128,827
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -13 209 £57,500 +4.55% 58
UK excluding London +23 153 £55,000 +10.00% 43
London +41 61 £80,000 +10.73% 18
North of England +30 60 £55,000 +10.00% 9
North West +83 47 £55,000 +10.00% 8
South East +95 44 £55,000 +7.84% 11
Work from Home +34 34 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Midlands +105 31 £60,000 +20.00% 11
East Midlands +76 23 £60,000 +13.21% 5
South West +113 11 £47,500 -2.56% 4
West Midlands +92 8 £52,500 +10.53% 6
Yorkshire +38 8 £46,250 -7.50% 1
North East +16 5 £43,000 +7.50%
Scotland +75 4 - - 2
East of England +132 2 £65,000 +13.04% 5
Wales +37 1 £50,000 +9.89% 1

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 222 (100.00%) C#
2 217 (97.75%) .NET
3 127 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (54.50%) ASP.NET
5 112 (50.45%) SQL Server
6 109 (49.10%) JavaScript
7 102 (45.95%) .NET Core
8 95 (42.79%) SQL
9 91 (40.99%) MVC
10 81 (36.49%) Azure
11 80 (36.04%) HTML
12 71 (31.98%) AngularJS
13 69 (31.08%) CSS
14 57 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 49 (22.07%) TDD
15 49 (22.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (21.17%) Scrum
17 46 (20.72%) Finance
18 45 (20.27%) DevOps
19 42 (18.92%) Git (software)
20 41 (18.47%) .NET Framework
21 39 (17.57%) Greenfield Project
22 37 (16.67%) Microservices
23 35 (15.77%) Microsoft
24 33 (14.86%) Web Development
25 32 (14.41%) XML
26 31 (13.96%) AWS
27 29 (13.06%) T-SQL
28 28 (12.61%) jQuery
28 28 (12.61%) 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 11 (4.95%) CMS
2 3 (1.35%) Confluence
2 3 (1.35%) IIS
2 3 (1.35%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.45%) Kentico
4 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 81 (36.49%) Azure
2 31 (13.96%) AWS
3 9 (4.05%) SaaS
4 4 (1.80%) GCP
4 4 (1.80%) Serverless
5 3 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.35%) GitHub
6 2 (0.90%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.15%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) Skype
3 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (50.45%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.01%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.86%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.60%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.15%) MySQL
6 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.35%) Big Data
7 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.90%) Power BI
8 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) DTS
9 1 (0.45%) MS Access
9 1 (0.45%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 42 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (9.46%) JIRA
4 11 (4.95%) NUnit
4 11 (4.95%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.60%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (2.70%) Cypress.io
8 5 (2.25%) Moq
8 5 (2.25%) ReSharper
8 5 (2.25%) Selenium
9 3 (1.35%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.90%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.45%) GitLab
11 1 (0.45%) MSTest
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.45%) Subversion
11 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 46 (20.72%) Finance
2 5 (2.25%) Banking
2 5 (2.25%) Law
3 4 (1.80%) Retail
4 3 (1.35%) Back Office
4 3 (1.35%) Games
4 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.35%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (97.75%) .NET
2 121 (54.50%) ASP.NET
3 102 (45.95%) .NET Core
4 80 (36.04%) HTML
5 71 (31.98%) AngularJS
6 69 (31.08%) CSS
7 57 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (22.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 41 (18.47%) .NET Framework
10 32 (14.41%) XML
11 28 (12.61%) jQuery
11 28 (12.61%) React
12 26 (11.71%) JSON
13 25 (11.26%) Web Services
14 23 (10.36%) RESTful
15 22 (9.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (9.91%) WCF
16 21 (9.46%) Entity Framework
17 17 (7.66%) ASP.NET Core
17 17 (7.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.57%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (6.31%) User Experience
3 6 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.80%) Hedge funds
4 4 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.35%) Equities
5 3 (1.35%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.90%) Cloud Native
6 2 (0.90%) iPhone
6 2 (0.90%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.45%) Derivative
7 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.60%) Linux
1 8 (3.60%) Windows
2 4 (1.80%) Android
3 3 (1.35%) Unix
4 2 (0.90%) AIX
4 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (40.99%) MVC
3 49 (22.07%) TDD
4 47 (21.17%) Scrum
5 45 (20.27%) DevOps
6 37 (16.67%) Microservices
7 33 (14.86%) Web Development
8 26 (11.71%) Mentoring
9 23 (10.36%) Software Engineering
10 21 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (9.46%) Unit Testing
11 20 (9.01%) SOLID
12 19 (8.56%) BDD
13 18 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (8.11%) Fintech
14 16 (7.21%) SDLC
15 15 (6.76%) Test Automation
16 12 (5.41%) OO
16 12 (5.41%) Requirements Gathering
17 11 (4.95%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 222 (100.00%) C#
2 109 (49.10%) JavaScript
3 95 (42.79%) SQL
4 29 (13.06%) T-SQL
5 21 (9.46%) TypeScript
6 11 (4.95%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.70%) Python
8 3 (1.35%) Java
9 2 (0.90%) BeanShell
9 2 (0.90%) PHP
9 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.90%) VBScript
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) ES6
10 1 (0.45%) ES8
10 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.45%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) VB6
10 1 (0.45%) VBA
10 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (5.86%) Degree
2 3 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.90%) MCPD
3 2 (0.90%) MCSD
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.71%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.15%) Docker
2 3 (1.35%) LXC
3 1 (0.45%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (2.25%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.80%) Terraform
3 1 (0.45%) MIIS
3 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (15.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.15%) Google
3 6 (2.70%) Oracle
4 4 (1.80%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.35%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.35%) Sybase
6 2 (0.90%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.90%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.90%) HP
6 2 (0.90%) Sun
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco
7 1 (0.45%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.45%) Progress
7 1 (0.45%) SAP
7 1 (0.45%) TIBCO