The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Software Engineer
Rank 707 641 578
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 196 241 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 187 228 326
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C# Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C# Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

C# Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

C# Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -56 191 £40,000 -5.88% 30
South East -22 75 £42,500 -5.55% 6
London -52 28 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Surrey -12 24 £55,000 -12.00% 3
West Sussex - 22 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -22 19 £40,000 - 5
Leeds -16 18 £40,000 - 5
West Yorkshire -23 18 £40,000 - 5
Oxfordshire +11 17 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Reigate -11 17 £60,000 +100.00%
North West -22 16 £35,000 -15.15% 4
West Midlands -2 15 £40,000 +33.33%
East of England -54 15 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Horsham - 15 £35,000 -
South West -19 14 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Oxford +12 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands 0 9 £38,000 +24.59% 4
Cambridgeshire -11 9 £42,500 +9.67% 3
Cambridge -15 9 £42,500 +21.42% 2
City of London +7 8 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Cheshire -5 8 £32,500 -4.41% 2
Somerset -7 8 £35,000 - 3
Staffordshire -8 8 £40,000 +33.33%
Derbyshire - 8 £38,000 - 1
Derby - 8 £38,000 - 1
Bath -11 7 £35,000 - 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £40,000 -
Hampshire -9 6 £31,500 -3.07% 1
North Yorkshire - 6 £20,000 -
Harrogate - 5 - -

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in their job title.

1 532 (100.00%) C#
2 493 (92.67%) Software Engineering
3 433 (81.39%) .NET
4 300 (56.39%) SQL
5 234 (43.98%) ASP.NET
6 215 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
7 206 (38.72%) SQL Server
8 166 (31.20%) WPF
9 153 (28.76%) HTML
10 136 (25.56%) C++
11 134 (25.19%) WCF
12 124 (23.31%) MVC
13 122 (22.93%) Windows
14 119 (22.37%) Microsoft
15 117 (21.99%) Finance
15 117 (21.99%) JavaScript
16 114 (21.43%) Degree
17 110 (20.68%) CSS
18 109 (20.49%) Visual Studio
19 97 (18.23%) TDD
20 94 (17.67%) Computer Science
21 80 (15.04%) .NET Framework
21 80 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
22 76 (14.29%) WinForms
23 75 (14.10%) OO
24 71 (13.35%) Scrum
25 70 (13.16%) XML
26 69 (12.97%) Mathematics
27 68 (12.78%) Web Services
28 67 (12.59%) C

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C# Software Engineer 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# Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.63%) IIS
3 7 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.56%) Zimbra
4 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.56%) GroupWise
5 2 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (9.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.26%) SaaS
3 5 (0.94%) GitHub
3 5 (0.94%) Force.com
4 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.50%) HTTP
2 6 (1.13%) Internet
3 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) SMTP
5 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (38.72%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.13%) Big Data
8 5 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.94%) MySQL
9 4 (0.75%) MS Access
9 4 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.19%) SQLite
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 109 (20.49%) Visual Studio
2 34 (6.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (3.57%) NUnit
4 12 (2.26%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.88%) Selenium
6 6 (1.13%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.94%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.56%) MSTest
10 2 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.38%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.38%) Subversion
11 1 (0.19%) JIRA
11 1 (0.19%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.19%) NuGet
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.19%) Moq
11 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
General
1 117 (21.99%) Finance
2 35 (6.58%) Games
3 22 (4.14%) Banking
4 18 (3.38%) Marketing
5 15 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.44%) Front Office
6 13 (2.44%) Back Office
7 12 (2.26%) Electronics
8 11 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.50%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.32%) Automotive
11 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.56%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.38%) Military
13 1 (0.19%) Retail
13 1 (0.19%) Law
13 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (81.39%) .NET
2 234 (43.98%) ASP.NET
3 166 (31.20%) WPF
4 153 (28.76%) HTML
5 134 (25.19%) WCF
6 110 (20.68%) CSS
7 80 (15.04%) .NET Framework
7 80 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 76 (14.29%) WinForms
9 70 (13.16%) XML
10 68 (12.78%) Web Services
11 56 (10.53%) LINQ
12 53 (9.96%) HTML5
13 45 (8.46%) jQuery
14 35 (6.58%) MFC
15 33 (6.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 28 (5.26%) Silverlight
17 27 (5.08%) CSS3
18 19 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (3.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 94 (17.67%) Computer Science
2 69 (12.97%) Mathematics
3 24 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.38%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.01%) N-Tier
7 12 (2.26%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.07%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (1.50%) Open Source
10 8 (1.50%) User Experience
11 6 (1.13%) Device Driver
12 5 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.75%) Physics
13 4 (0.75%) Derivative
14 3 (0.56%) Equities
14 3 (0.56%) IPTV
14 3 (0.56%) NHS
14 3 (0.56%) GIS
14 3 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 122 (22.93%) Windows
2 53 (9.96%) Android
3 43 (8.08%) Linux
4 19 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (92.67%) Software Engineering
2 215 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (23.31%) MVC
4 97 (18.23%) TDD
5 75 (14.10%) OO
6 71 (13.35%) Scrum
7 54 (10.15%) Multithreading
8 39 (7.33%) Unit Testing
9 37 (6.95%) Project Management
10 29 (5.45%) MVVM
11 28 (5.26%) Software Architecture
11 28 (5.26%) OOD
11 28 (5.26%) OOP
12 26 (4.89%) BDD
13 24 (4.51%) Automated Testing
14 19 (3.57%) Android Development
15 17 (3.20%) UML
15 17 (3.20%) SOA
16 15 (2.82%) Web Development
17 13 (2.44%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 532 (100.00%) C#
2 300 (56.39%) SQL
3 136 (25.56%) C++
4 117 (21.99%) JavaScript
5 67 (12.59%) C
6 64 (12.03%) Java
7 32 (6.02%) T-SQL
8 26 (4.89%) VB.NET
9 20 (3.76%) VBA
10 15 (2.82%) PHP
11 12 (2.26%) VC++
12 9 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.32%) VB
14 6 (1.13%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.75%) Delphi
16 3 (0.56%) F#
17 2 (0.38%) XAML
17 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.19%) VB6
18 1 (0.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 114 (21.43%) Degree
2 9 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.38%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.13%) Puppet
1 6 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 119 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.45%) Oracle
3 11 (2.07%) Google
4 10 (1.88%) Telerik
5 3 (0.56%) Novell
5 3 (0.56%) Lotus
6 1 (0.19%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.19%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.19%) BT
6 1 (0.19%) SAP
6 1 (0.19%) Nokia
6 1 (0.19%) Twitter
6 1 (0.19%) Rackspace
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum - pension and healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £40k dep. on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £38,000 pa plus pension, healthcare, 25 days hol, bonus
Posted: 11 days ago