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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Software Engineer
Rank 703 617 506
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -111
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 196 272 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 183 251 404
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,500
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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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 -78 189 £40,000 -8.57% 22
South East -43 73 £40,000 -11.11% 4
London -22 26 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -28 24 £40,000 - 2
South West -2 23 £35,000 -3.44% 7
Leeds -2 23 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -18 23 £40,000 - 2
West Sussex +16 19 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Oxfordshire +12 19 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East of England -29 18 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Oxford +19 15 £40,000 +6.66%
Bath +3 15 £35,000 - 5
Somerset +3 15 £35,000 - 5
Surrey -20 14 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Reigate - 13 £60,000 -
Hampshire -9 12 £34,500 -17.85% 1
Horsham - 12 £35,000 -
West Midlands -19 10 £33,500 +0.75%
Hertfordshire -18 9 £55,000 +37.50%
St Albans - 9 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire 0 8 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Cambridge -10 8 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Staffordshire -4 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Burton-upon-Trent +3 6 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -40 6 £35,000 -16.66% 4
City of London +17 5 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Scotland -6 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 5 £38,000 +16.92% 1
East Midlands -10 5 £38,000 -5.00%
Tyne and Wear -18 5 £38,000 +16.92% 1

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 478 (100.00%) C#
2 445 (93.10%) Software Engineering
3 384 (80.33%) .NET
4 262 (54.81%) SQL
5 218 (45.61%) ASP.NET
6 213 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (37.45%) SQL Server
8 145 (30.33%) WPF
9 140 (29.29%) HTML
10 119 (24.90%) WCF
11 118 (24.69%) MVC
12 113 (23.64%) JavaScript
13 109 (22.80%) C++
13 109 (22.80%) Visual Studio
14 105 (21.97%) Microsoft
14 105 (21.97%) Windows
15 104 (21.76%) CSS
15 104 (21.76%) Finance
15 104 (21.76%) Degree
16 91 (19.04%) Computer Science
17 79 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
18 78 (16.32%) TDD
19 70 (14.64%) Web Services
19 70 (14.64%) XML
20 68 (14.23%) Mathematics
21 66 (13.81%) .NET Framework
22 65 (13.60%) OO
22 65 (13.60%) Scrum
23 60 (12.55%) WinForms
24 59 (12.34%) C

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (6.69%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.93%) IIS
3 7 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.63%) GroupWise
5 3 (0.63%) Zimbra
5 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (11.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.30%) SaaS
3 5 (1.05%) Force.com
4 3 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.63%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.26%) HTTP
2 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.63%) Internet
3 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.42%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (37.45%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.46%) MySQL
7 6 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.26%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.63%) MS Access
9 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.63%) Big Data
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.21%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 109 (22.80%) Visual Studio
2 39 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.56%) NUnit
4 12 (2.51%) Selenium
4 12 (2.51%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.88%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.84%) Subversion
7 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.63%) MSTest
7 3 (0.63%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.63%) NCrunch
8 2 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.21%) Moq
9 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.21%) NuGet
9 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.21%) ReSharper
General
1 104 (21.76%) Finance
2 24 (5.02%) Games
3 17 (3.56%) Banking
3 17 (3.56%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.30%) Back Office
4 11 (2.30%) Marketing
5 9 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.88%) Front Office
6 8 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.46%) Electronics
8 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.63%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.42%) Military
9 2 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (80.33%) .NET
2 218 (45.61%) ASP.NET
3 145 (30.33%) WPF
4 140 (29.29%) HTML
5 119 (24.90%) WCF
6 104 (21.76%) CSS
7 79 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 70 (14.64%) Web Services
8 70 (14.64%) XML
9 66 (13.81%) .NET Framework
10 60 (12.55%) WinForms
11 57 (11.92%) jQuery
12 53 (11.09%) HTML5
13 49 (10.25%) LINQ
14 32 (6.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 32 (6.69%) CSS3
15 30 (6.28%) MFC
16 25 (5.23%) Silverlight
16 25 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 22 (4.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 91 (19.04%) Computer Science
2 68 (14.23%) Mathematics
3 22 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.39%) Algorithms
5 19 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.14%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.67%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.67%) User Experience
7 8 (1.67%) Hedge funds
8 7 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (1.46%) Physics
9 6 (1.26%) Open Source
10 5 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.84%) GIS
11 4 (0.84%) Derivative
12 3 (0.63%) NHS
12 3 (0.63%) Social Media
12 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.42%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 105 (21.97%) Windows
2 41 (8.58%) Android
3 33 (6.90%) Linux
4 8 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.63%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.21%) UNIX
6 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (93.10%) Software Engineering
2 213 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (24.69%) MVC
4 78 (16.32%) TDD
5 65 (13.60%) Scrum
5 65 (13.60%) OO
6 42 (8.79%) Multithreading
7 33 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 32 (6.69%) Software Architecture
9 31 (6.49%) Project Management
10 30 (6.28%) OOD
11 29 (6.07%) OOP
12 24 (5.02%) MVVM
13 20 (4.18%) Software Testing
14 18 (3.77%) Web Development
14 18 (3.77%) Automated Testing
15 14 (2.93%) Low Latency
16 13 (2.72%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (2.72%) UML
17 12 (2.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 478 (100.00%) C#
2 262 (54.81%) SQL
3 113 (23.64%) JavaScript
4 109 (22.80%) C++
5 59 (12.34%) C
6 49 (10.25%) Java
7 32 (6.69%) T-SQL
8 22 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 14 (2.93%) VBA
10 10 (2.09%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.26%) PHP
12 5 (1.05%) VB
13 4 (0.84%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.84%) VC++
13 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.42%) XAML
14 2 (0.42%) VBScript
14 2 (0.42%) Delphi
15 1 (0.21%) Python
15 1 (0.21%) VB6
Qualifications
1 104 (21.76%) Degree
2 8 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) Firmware
1 2 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) Puppet
1 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 105 (21.97%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.74%) Oracle
3 11 (2.30%) Google
4 10 (2.09%) Telerik
5 3 (0.63%) Novell
5 3 (0.63%) Lotus
6 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.21%) Sony
6 1 (0.21%) BT
6 1 (0.21%) Nokia
6 1 (0.21%) Rackspace
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
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