Period
to 28 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 28 January 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 436 439 351
Rank change year-on-year +3 -88 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 826 1,007 1,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.67% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.70% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 709 896 1,417
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 120,037 144,882 165,680
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.91% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 96,074 115,785 135,147
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
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 28 January 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 January 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 +17 764 £57,500 +4.55% 115
UK excluding London +5 508 £52,500 +5.00% 85
London +22 298 £74,500 +2.76% 36
South East +26 191 £55,000 +7.84% 23
North of England +27 154 £50,000 +5.26% 22
Yorkshire +15 77 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North West +28 73 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Midlands +34 62 £52,500 -4.55% 23
South West +51 51 £47,500 -17.39% 4
West Midlands +45 40 £52,500 +2.44% 13
Scotland +7 28 £52,500 +10.53% 3
East Midlands -1 22 £53,000 -3.64% 10
East of England +10 14 £59,750 +19.50% 7
Northern Ireland +13 5 £37,500 -25.00% 1
North East +14 4 £41,250 +10.00%
Wales -4 4 £56,250 +12.50% 2

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 826 (100.00%) C#
2 754 (91.28%) .NET
3 448 (54.24%) ASP.NET
4 425 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
5 388 (46.97%) SQL Server
6 369 (44.67%) MVC
7 360 (43.58%) JavaScript
8 322 (38.98%) SQL
9 281 (34.02%) Azure
10 236 (28.57%) AngularJS
11 230 (27.85%) .NET Core
12 225 (27.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 204 (24.70%) HTML
14 200 (24.21%) Finance
15 186 (22.52%) .NET Framework
16 181 (21.91%) CSS
17 171 (20.70%) Microsoft
18 167 (20.22%) ASP.NET Web API
19 165 (19.98%) Scrum
20 156 (18.89%) React
21 145 (17.55%) TDD
22 139 (16.83%) Microservices
23 136 (16.46%) AWS
24 127 (15.38%) jQuery
25 115 (13.92%) Git (software)
26 112 (13.56%) Web Services
27 106 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
28 104 (12.59%) REST
29 97 (11.74%) Greenfield Project
30 96 (11.62%) 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 32 (3.87%) IIS
2 25 (3.03%) CMS
3 23 (2.78%) EPiServer
4 10 (1.21%) Umbraco
5 9 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.61%) Confluence
8 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.36%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.36%) Kentico
10 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 281 (34.02%) Azure
2 136 (16.46%) AWS
3 34 (4.12%) SaaS
4 21 (2.54%) Serverless
5 15 (1.82%) Azure Functions
6 14 (1.69%) GCP
6 14 (1.69%) OpenShift
7 10 (1.21%) GitHub
8 9 (1.09%) IaaS
8 9 (1.09%) PaaS
9 8 (0.97%) NuGet
10 6 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.36%) Heroku
12 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.12%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.69%) Internet
2 13 (1.57%) HTTP
3 3 (0.36%) FTP
4 2 (0.24%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.24%) Intranet
4 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.12%) LAN
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (46.97%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 25 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.91%) NoSQL
5 21 (2.54%) MySQL
5 21 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.57%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.21%) MS Access
10 10 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
12 7 (0.85%) Big Data
12 7 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.61%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 115 (13.92%) Git (software)
2 87 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 63 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (2.54%) JIRA
5 20 (2.42%) WiX
6 16 (1.94%) NUnit
6 16 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (1.69%) Travis CI
8 11 (1.33%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.09%) Selenium
9 9 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 9 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (0.85%) webpack
11 6 (0.73%) Subversion
12 5 (0.61%) MSTest
12 5 (0.61%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.48%) Moq
13 4 (0.48%) Plastic SCM
14 3 (0.36%) GitLab
14 3 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
General
1 200 (24.21%) Finance
2 49 (5.93%) Banking
3 26 (3.15%) Front Office
4 16 (1.94%) Retail
5 15 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 15 (1.82%) Marketing
6 12 (1.45%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.33%) Electronics
7 11 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.85%) Games
8 7 (0.85%) Law
9 6 (0.73%) Legal
10 5 (0.61%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.61%) Military
11 4 (0.48%) Billing
12 3 (0.36%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.36%) French Language
12 3 (0.36%) German Language
12 3 (0.36%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 754 (91.28%) .NET
2 448 (54.24%) ASP.NET
3 236 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 230 (27.85%) .NET Core
5 225 (27.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 204 (24.70%) HTML
7 186 (22.52%) .NET Framework
8 181 (21.91%) CSS
9 167 (20.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 156 (18.89%) React
11 127 (15.38%) jQuery
12 112 (13.56%) Web Services
13 104 (12.59%) REST
14 96 (11.62%) WCF
15 85 (10.29%) HTML5
16 78 (9.44%) XML
17 75 (9.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 67 (8.11%) Entity Framework
19 56 (6.78%) SOAP
20 49 (5.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 97 (11.74%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.69%) User Experience
8 9 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 7 (0.85%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.85%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.61%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.48%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.48%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.36%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.36%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.36%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.36%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.24%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (0.24%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.08%) Windows
2 11 (1.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.09%) Linux
4 8 (0.97%) Android
5 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.12%) Unix
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (44.67%) MVC
3 165 (19.98%) Scrum
4 145 (17.55%) TDD
5 139 (16.83%) Microservices
6 106 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
7 96 (11.62%) Mentoring
8 87 (10.53%) SDLC
9 85 (10.29%) DevOps
10 84 (10.17%) Web Development
11 82 (9.93%) Fintech
12 80 (9.69%) SOLID
13 73 (8.84%) Unit Testing
14 67 (8.11%) Computer Science
14 67 (8.11%) Software Engineering
15 65 (7.87%) OO
15 65 (7.87%) OOP
16 62 (7.51%) E-Commerce
17 59 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
18 51 (6.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 826 (100.00%) C#
2 360 (43.58%) JavaScript
3 322 (38.98%) SQL
4 74 (8.96%) T-SQL
5 47 (5.69%) VB.NET
6 39 (4.72%) TypeScript
7 26 (3.15%) C++
8 23 (2.78%) Java
9 22 (2.66%) Python
10 19 (2.30%) C
10 19 (2.30%) PowerShell
11 16 (1.94%) VB
12 14 (1.69%) XPath
13 9 (1.09%) Apex Code
14 8 (0.97%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.73%) Scala
16 3 (0.36%) F#
16 3 (0.36%) XAML
17 2 (0.24%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 2 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 74 (8.96%) Degree
2 35 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.61%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.69%) QA
2 7 (0.85%) GDPR
3 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (7.63%) Docker
2 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (1.57%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.85%) Ansible
3 4 (0.48%) Terraform
4 1 (0.12%) Nagios
4 1 (0.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 171 (20.70%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.48%) Oracle
3 14 (1.69%) WorldPay
4 12 (1.45%) Google
5 11 (1.33%) TOWER Software
6 10 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (1.21%) SAP
7 9 (1.09%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.97%) Xamarin
9 7 (0.85%) FIS
10 6 (0.73%) Facebook
10 6 (0.73%) Sun
10 6 (0.73%) Telstra
11 4 (0.48%) Databricks
11 4 (0.48%) Nintex
12 3 (0.36%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.36%) ForgeRock
13 2 (0.24%) IBM
13 2 (0.24%) TIBCO
14 1 (0.12%) Nokia