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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Software Engineer
Rank 722 626 579
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 193 254 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 183 237 346
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
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 30 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 30 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
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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 -98 188 £40,000 -11.11% 26
South East -28 74 £40,000 -11.11% 6
London -38 28 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Yorkshire -26 21 £40,000 - 5
Leeds -13 20 £40,000 - 3
Surrey -20 20 £60,000 -4.00% 1
West Yorkshire -27 20 £40,000 - 3
West Sussex - 20 £35,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +8 19 £40,000 -15.78%
East of England -44 16 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Reigate - 16 £60,000 -
Oxford +16 14 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -4 14 £40,000 +31.14%
Horsham - 14 £35,000 - 1
South West -14 13 £35,000 -6.66% 4
North West -22 13 £35,000 -16.66% 3
East Midlands -10 9 £38,000 +24.59% 2
Cambridge -11 9 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 9 £42,500 +9.67% 1
City of London +19 8 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Staffordshire - 8 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 8 £38,000 - 1
Derby - 8 £38,000 - 1
Somerset -8 7 £35,000 - 2
Bath -11 7 £35,000 - 2
Hampshire -20 7 £31,500 -25.00% 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £40,000 -
Cheshire -4 6 £35,000 +2.94% 2
North Yorkshire - 6 £20,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -19 5 £55,000 +69.23% 1

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 512 (100.00%) C#
2 474 (92.58%) Software Engineering
3 416 (81.25%) .NET
4 295 (57.62%) SQL
5 230 (44.92%) ASP.NET
6 216 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
7 197 (38.48%) SQL Server
8 160 (31.25%) WPF
9 155 (30.27%) HTML
10 128 (25.00%) WCF
11 120 (23.44%) MVC
12 119 (23.24%) JavaScript
13 116 (22.66%) C++
13 116 (22.66%) Finance
14 113 (22.07%) Windows
15 112 (21.88%) Microsoft
16 111 (21.68%) CSS
17 109 (21.29%) Visual Studio
18 105 (20.51%) Degree
19 90 (17.58%) TDD
20 89 (17.38%) Computer Science
21 75 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC
22 74 (14.45%) .NET Framework
23 72 (14.06%) WinForms
23 72 (14.06%) Scrum
23 72 (14.06%) XML
24 71 (13.87%) Web Services
25 69 (13.48%) OO
26 66 (12.89%) Mathematics
27 62 (12.11%) C

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.93%) IIS
3 7 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.59%) Zimbra
4 3 (0.59%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (0.59%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.59%) GroupWise
5 2 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 55 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.15%) SaaS
3 5 (0.98%) GitHub
3 5 (0.98%) Force.com
4 3 (0.59%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.56%) HTTP
2 5 (0.98%) Internet
3 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (38.48%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.17%) Big Data
7 6 (1.17%) MySQL
7 6 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.78%) MS Access
9 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.20%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 109 (21.29%) Visual Studio
2 34 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (3.52%) NUnit
4 13 (2.54%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.95%) Selenium
6 5 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.98%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.78%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.59%) Subversion
8 3 (0.59%) MSTest
8 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.39%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.20%) NuGet
10 1 (0.20%) Moq
10 1 (0.20%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
General
1 116 (22.66%) Finance
2 35 (6.84%) Games
3 20 (3.91%) Banking
4 15 (2.93%) Marketing
5 13 (2.54%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.54%) Front Office
6 12 (2.34%) Back Office
7 10 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.56%) Electronics
9 7 (1.37%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.59%) Automotive
10 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.59%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.39%) Military
12 1 (0.20%) Retail
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (81.25%) .NET
2 230 (44.92%) ASP.NET
3 160 (31.25%) WPF
4 155 (30.27%) HTML
5 128 (25.00%) WCF
6 111 (21.68%) CSS
7 75 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 74 (14.45%) .NET Framework
9 72 (14.06%) WinForms
9 72 (14.06%) XML
10 71 (13.87%) Web Services
11 55 (10.74%) LINQ
12 52 (10.16%) HTML5
13 47 (9.18%) jQuery
14 33 (6.45%) MFC
15 31 (6.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 27 (5.27%) CSS3
17 26 (5.08%) Silverlight
18 20 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 19 (3.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 89 (17.38%) Computer Science
2 66 (12.89%) Mathematics
3 25 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.71%) Algorithms
4 19 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.93%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.34%) Hedge funds
6 12 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.34%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.76%) Open Source
7 9 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.56%) User Experience
9 5 (0.98%) Physics
9 5 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.78%) Derivative
11 3 (0.59%) Equities
11 3 (0.59%) IPTV
11 3 (0.59%) NHS
11 3 (0.59%) GIS
11 3 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (22.07%) Windows
2 47 (9.18%) Android
3 37 (7.23%) Linux
4 13 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (92.58%) Software Engineering
2 216 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (23.44%) MVC
4 90 (17.58%) TDD
5 72 (14.06%) Scrum
6 69 (13.48%) OO
7 49 (9.57%) Multithreading
8 43 (8.40%) Unit Testing
9 35 (6.84%) Project Management
10 29 (5.66%) Software Architecture
11 28 (5.47%) MVVM
11 28 (5.47%) OOD
11 28 (5.47%) OOP
12 23 (4.49%) Automated Testing
13 19 (3.71%) BDD
14 16 (3.13%) UML
14 16 (3.13%) SOA
15 15 (2.93%) Web Development
16 14 (2.73%) Android Development
17 13 (2.54%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 512 (100.00%) C#
2 295 (57.62%) SQL
3 119 (23.24%) JavaScript
4 116 (22.66%) C++
5 62 (12.11%) C
6 56 (10.94%) Java
7 32 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 26 (5.08%) VB.NET
9 20 (3.91%) VBA
10 10 (1.95%) VC++
11 9 (1.76%) PHP
11 9 (1.76%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.37%) VB
13 4 (0.78%) Delphi
14 3 (0.59%) F#
15 2 (0.39%) XAML
15 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.20%) VB6
16 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 105 (20.51%) Degree
2 9 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.39%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.39%) Firmware
1 2 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.17%) Puppet
1 6 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.25%) Oracle
3 11 (2.15%) Google
4 10 (1.95%) Telerik
5 3 (0.59%) Novell
5 3 (0.59%) Lotus
6 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.20%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.20%) BT
6 1 (0.20%) Nokia
6 1 (0.20%) Rackspace
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