Period
to 19 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

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
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 376 420 461
Rank change year-on-year +44 +41 -104
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 457 834 988
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 507 758 912
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +7.84%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 60,206 118,984 144,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 95.59% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 48,901 96,291 117,046
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
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 19 January 2021.

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 19 January 2021. 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 +64 429 £57,500 -0.86% 90
UK excluding London +68 301 £55,000 +4.76% 68
London +48 136 £85,000 +14.09% 25
South East +83 112 £57,500 +4.55% 17
Work from Home -12 90 £55,000 -8.33% 12
North of England -1 61 £52,500 +5.00% 18
Midlands +92 59 £55,000 +3.77% 18
East Midlands +97 48 £55,000 +3.77% 9
South West +73 37 £47,500 - 8
North West +38 33 £55,000 +4.76% 11
East of England +113 22 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Yorkshire -33 16 £51,250 +2.50% 7
North East +27 12 £50,000 +21.21%
West Midlands +50 11 £52,500 - 9
Wales +50 8 £47,500 -15.56% 3
Scotland +11 2 £57,500 +9.52%

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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.

1 457 (100.00%) C#
2 431 (94.31%) .NET
3 260 (56.89%) .NET Core
4 250 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
5 247 (54.05%) SQL
6 239 (52.30%) JavaScript
7 236 (51.64%) Azure
8 205 (44.86%) SQL Server
9 201 (43.98%) ASP.NET
10 189 (41.36%) MVC
11 172 (37.64%) CSS
12 150 (32.82%) DevOps
13 143 (31.29%) HTML
14 139 (30.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 120 (26.26%) Web Services
16 117 (25.60%) Microservices
17 116 (25.38%) .NET Framework
18 105 (22.98%) AngularJS
19 101 (22.10%) TDD
20 97 (21.23%) Microsoft
21 92 (20.13%) SOLID
21 92 (20.13%) Entity Framework
21 92 (20.13%) React
22 89 (19.47%) jQuery
23 83 (18.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 80 (17.51%) Continuous Integration
25 77 (16.85%) T-SQL
26 76 (16.63%) OO
26 76 (16.63%) Scrum
27 75 (16.41%) Test Automation

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 44 (9.63%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.81%) CMS
3 17 (3.72%) IIS
4 12 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.88%) Confluence
6 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.66%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.66%) Kentico
6 3 (0.66%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.22%) Apache
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 42 (9.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.22%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 236 (51.64%) Azure
2 66 (14.44%) AWS
3 34 (7.44%) PaaS
4 33 (7.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (4.38%) SaaS
6 14 (3.06%) Serverless
7 6 (1.31%) Azure Functions
7 6 (1.31%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.09%) GCP
9 4 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.88%) NuGet
10 3 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.66%) GitHub
10 3 (0.66%) IaaS
10 3 (0.66%) Logic Apps
10 3 (0.66%) Slack
11 2 (0.44%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (0.44%) Power Automate
11 2 (0.44%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (44.86%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.75%) NoSQL
3 21 (4.60%) MongoDB
4 20 (4.38%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.50%) Redis
6 11 (2.41%) Big Data
7 10 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.75%) MySQL
8 8 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (1.31%) Cosmos DB
9 6 (1.31%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.88%) Power BI
11 3 (0.66%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.44%) Event Store
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.22%) MS Access
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 71 (15.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (14.44%) Visual Studio Team System
3 52 (11.38%) Git (software)
4 26 (5.69%) NUnit
5 15 (3.28%) Visual Studio
6 14 (3.06%) JIRA
7 9 (1.97%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.09%) Cypress.io
9 5 (1.09%) Moq
9 5 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.66%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.44%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.44%) MSTest
11 2 (0.44%) NSubstitute
11 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.22%) gulp
12 1 (0.22%) jspm
12 1 (0.22%) MSBuild
General
1 65 (14.22%) Finance
2 13 (2.84%) Games
3 8 (1.75%) Front Office
3 8 (1.75%) Police
4 7 (1.53%) Retail
5 6 (1.31%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.31%) Publishing
6 5 (1.09%) Marketing
7 3 (0.66%) Banking
7 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.66%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.44%) Back Office
8 2 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (94.31%) .NET
2 260 (56.89%) .NET Core
3 201 (43.98%) ASP.NET
4 172 (37.64%) CSS
5 143 (31.29%) HTML
6 139 (30.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 120 (26.26%) Web Services
8 116 (25.38%) .NET Framework
9 105 (22.98%) AngularJS
10 92 (20.13%) Entity Framework
10 92 (20.13%) React
11 89 (19.47%) jQuery
12 83 (18.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 71 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 61 (13.35%) RESTful
15 37 (8.10%) ASP.NET Core
16 35 (7.66%) JSON
17 33 (7.22%) WPF
18 31 (6.78%) XML
19 30 (6.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.50%) Greenfield Project
2 42 (9.19%) N-Tier
3 39 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.13%) Reinsurance
5 15 (3.28%) Hedge funds
6 12 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.63%) User Experience
7 10 (2.19%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.53%) Equities
9 6 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.09%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.09%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.09%) Xbox
11 4 (0.88%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.88%) iPhone
11 4 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
11 4 (0.88%) RIA
11 4 (0.88%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.44%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.72%) Windows
2 11 (2.41%) Linux
3 9 (1.97%) Android
4 5 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.66%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.22%) AIX
6 1 (0.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (41.36%) MVC
3 150 (32.82%) DevOps
4 117 (25.60%) Microservices
5 101 (22.10%) TDD
6 92 (20.13%) SOLID
7 80 (17.51%) Continuous Integration
8 76 (16.63%) OO
8 76 (16.63%) Scrum
9 75 (16.41%) Test Automation
10 62 (13.57%) UML
11 59 (12.91%) Mentoring
11 59 (12.91%) SOA
12 54 (11.82%) Deployment Automation
13 51 (11.16%) SDLC
13 51 (11.16%) Software Engineering
14 46 (10.07%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 45 (9.85%) CRM
15 45 (9.85%) Web Development
16 43 (9.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 457 (100.00%) C#
2 247 (54.05%) SQL
3 239 (52.30%) JavaScript
4 77 (16.85%) T-SQL
5 48 (10.50%) TypeScript
6 39 (8.53%) PowerShell
7 12 (2.63%) Python
8 8 (1.75%) Java
9 7 (1.53%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.09%) C++
11 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.66%) Ruby
12 2 (0.44%) F#
12 2 (0.44%) PHP
12 2 (0.44%) XAML
13 1 (0.22%) BeanShell
13 1 (0.22%) ES6
13 1 (0.22%) ES8
Qualifications
1 53 (11.60%) Degree
2 8 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.31%) HNC
5 4 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.22%) ISEB
6 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.16%) QA
2 2 (0.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (5.47%) Docker
2 5 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.66%) LXC
Systems Management
1 34 (7.44%) Terraform
2 28 (6.13%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (5.03%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.44%) Grafana
4 2 (0.44%) Kibana
4 2 (0.44%) MIIS
4 2 (0.44%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 97 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.19%) Nintex
3 17 (3.72%) Oracle
4 14 (3.06%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.75%) Google
6 6 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.88%) Apple
8 3 (0.66%) Facebook
8 3 (0.66%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.44%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.44%) Telerik
10 1 (0.22%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.22%) HP
10 1 (0.22%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.22%) Progress
10 1 (0.22%) Sun
10 1 (0.22%) Sybase