The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Architect
Rank 880 880 852
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Architect 13 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 19
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £106,000 £72,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C# Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# Architect within the UK.

C# Architect Salary Trend in the UK

C# Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# Architect over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

C# Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

C# Architect
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 13 £62,500 +4.16%
South East +22 9 £57,500 -
Southampton - 7 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 7 £57,500 -
London 0 4 £92,500 +42.30%
Oxfordshire +5 2 £62,500 +13.63%
City of London +20 1 £70,000 +7.69%

C# Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited C# Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C# Architect in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 17 (62.96%) MVC
3 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) RESTful
6 8 (29.63%) HTML5
6 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
7 7 (25.93%) Product Management
7 7 (25.93%) Information Architecture
7 7 (25.93%) Network Security
7 7 (25.93%) RIA
8 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 6 (22.22%) Web Services
8 6 (22.22%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
9 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
10 4 (14.81%) REST
10 4 (14.81%) Digital Media
10 4 (14.81%) XPath
10 4 (14.81%) Web Development
10 4 (14.81%) Content Management
10 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture

C# Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited C# Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C# Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) Broadband
2 4 (14.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Couchbase
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
1 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 2 (7.41%) Front Office
1 2 (7.41%) Back Office
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (29.63%) HTML5
4 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) RESTful
5 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
7 4 (14.81%) REST
8 2 (7.41%) WCF
9 1 (3.70%) WPF
9 1 (3.70%) WF
9 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.70%) CAML
9 1 (3.70%) XSLT
9 1 (3.70%) Ajax
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) RIA
2 4 (14.81%) Digital Media
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.41%) DTV
5 1 (3.70%) Life Science
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Product Management
3 7 (25.93%) Information Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) Content Management
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) UML
4 4 (14.81%) B2C
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) XPath
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MCP
1 1 (3.70%) MCSD
1 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) MCITP
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore