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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Software Engineer
Rank 593 572 580
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 278 313 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 266 288 279
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 6 March 2015 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 6 March 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 -37 262 £41,000 - 29
South East -32 75 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East of England +32 67 £47,500 +18.75% 6
London -27 40 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Hertfordshire - 31 £50,000 - 2
South West 0 29 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Cambridgeshire -9 29 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Cambridge +5 28 £50,000 +21.95% 4
Berkshire +12 26 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Yorkshire -7 17 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Somerset +19 16 £35,750 +2.14% 3
West Midlands -28 14 £37,500 -4.45% 1
Newbury +10 13 £55,000 +26.43% 1
Reading +3 13 £37,500 -7.97%
Hampshire -3 13 £28,500 -17.39% 1
North West -37 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Leeds +3 12 £40,000 +8.84% 1
West Yorkshire -5 12 £40,000 +8.84% 2
Bath +7 11 £40,000 +14.28% 3
St Albans - 11 £60,000 - 1
West Sussex -4 10 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Surrey -43 10 £63,750 +15.90%
Dorset - 9 £32,500 - 2
Manchester 0 8 £42,500 +47.82%
Oxfordshire +4 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Scotland - 7 £40,000 -
Watford - 7 £33,500 - 1
Birmingham -5 6 £35,000 -39.13%
City of London -9 6 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Bedford - 5 £27,500 -

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 493 (100.00%) C#
2 472 (95.74%) Software Engineering
3 399 (80.93%) .NET
4 224 (45.44%) ASP.NET
5 219 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (42.19%) SQL
7 185 (37.53%) SQL Server
8 164 (33.27%) MVC
9 153 (31.03%) HTML
10 150 (30.43%) WPF
11 148 (30.02%) JavaScript
12 136 (27.59%) Microsoft
12 136 (27.59%) Degree
13 133 (26.98%) Windows
14 128 (25.96%) CSS
15 125 (25.35%) WCF
16 122 (24.75%) C++
17 111 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 105 (21.30%) jQuery
19 96 (19.47%) Computer Science
20 91 (18.46%) Visual Studio
21 90 (18.26%) TDD
22 86 (17.44%) HTML5
23 80 (16.23%) XML
24 79 (16.02%) MS Excel
25 76 (15.42%) WinForms
26 72 (14.60%) OO
27 70 (14.20%) .NET Framework
28 63 (12.78%) Finance
28 63 (12.78%) Ajax

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 35 (7.10%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.42%) IIS
4 5 (1.01%) CMS
4 5 (1.01%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.81%) Confluence
6 3 (0.61%) nginx
6 3 (0.61%) Apache
7 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.41%) JBoss
7 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.20%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 79 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.64%) SaaS
2 6 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.01%) TCP/IP
1 5 (1.01%) Internet
2 4 (0.81%) HTTP
2 4 (0.81%) Wireless
3 2 (0.41%) LTE
3 2 (0.41%) 3G
3 2 (0.41%) Intranet
4 1 (0.20%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (37.53%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.42%) Big Data
8 6 (1.22%) CouchDB
9 5 (1.01%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.41%) MS Access
11 2 (0.41%) MySQL
11 2 (0.41%) SQLite
12 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.20%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 91 (18.46%) Visual Studio
2 40 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (6.49%) NUnit
4 19 (3.85%) Selenium
4 19 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 15 (3.04%) Git (software)
6 14 (2.84%) Subversion
7 8 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (1.42%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.22%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.01%) JIRA
10 5 (1.01%) MSTest
11 4 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.61%) NCrunch
12 3 (0.61%) Xcode
13 2 (0.41%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.41%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.41%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.41%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.41%) FxCop
General
1 63 (12.78%) Finance
2 23 (4.67%) Manufacturing
3 16 (3.25%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.25%) Retail
4 14 (2.84%) Banking
4 14 (2.84%) Electronics
5 13 (2.64%) Games
6 7 (1.42%) Marketing
7 4 (0.81%) Front Office
8 3 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.41%) Billing
9 2 (0.41%) Back Office
9 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (80.93%) .NET
2 224 (45.44%) ASP.NET
3 153 (31.03%) HTML
4 150 (30.43%) WPF
5 128 (25.96%) CSS
6 125 (25.35%) WCF
7 111 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 105 (21.30%) jQuery
9 86 (17.44%) HTML5
10 80 (16.23%) XML
11 76 (15.42%) WinForms
12 70 (14.20%) .NET Framework
13 63 (12.78%) Ajax
14 62 (12.58%) Web Services
15 47 (9.53%) CSS3
16 46 (9.33%) REST
17 38 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 38 (7.71%) LINQ
18 31 (6.29%) AngularJS
19 29 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 96 (19.47%) Computer Science
2 61 (12.37%) Mathematics
3 31 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.07%) Algorithms
5 19 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.25%) Social Media
7 14 (2.84%) Visualisation
8 13 (2.64%) Physics
9 12 (2.43%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.43%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.43%) Open Source
10 7 (1.42%) User Experience
11 5 (1.01%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.01%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.01%) Chemistry
12 4 (0.81%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.61%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.41%) Replication
14 2 (0.41%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 133 (26.98%) Windows
2 25 (5.07%) Linux
2 25 (5.07%) Android
3 7 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (0.81%) UNIX
5 4 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (95.74%) Software Engineering
2 219 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (33.27%) MVC
4 90 (18.26%) TDD
5 72 (14.60%) OO
6 60 (12.17%) Scrum
7 56 (11.36%) Multithreading
8 45 (9.13%) Web Development
9 40 (8.11%) Unit Testing
10 28 (5.68%) OOD
11 27 (5.48%) UML
12 23 (4.67%) Software Testing
13 22 (4.46%) MVVM
14 21 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (4.06%) SOA
16 19 (3.85%) Low Latency
17 17 (3.45%) OOP
18 15 (3.04%) E-Commerce
18 15 (3.04%) Web Application Development
19 12 (2.43%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 493 (100.00%) C#
2 208 (42.19%) SQL
3 148 (30.02%) JavaScript
4 122 (24.75%) C++
5 55 (11.16%) T-SQL
6 46 (9.33%) Java
7 39 (7.91%) C
8 21 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 18 (3.65%) PL/SQL
10 17 (3.45%) Objective-C
11 14 (2.84%) Embedded C
12 12 (2.43%) Embedded C++
12 12 (2.43%) Python
13 7 (1.42%) Ruby
13 7 (1.42%) VBA
13 7 (1.42%) PHP
14 6 (1.22%) XPath
15 5 (1.01%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.61%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.61%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 136 (27.59%) Degree
2 28 (5.68%) VCP4
3 14 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.23%) PhD
5 10 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.07%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 136 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.53%) Oracle
3 5 (1.01%) Google
3 5 (1.01%) Sitecore
4 4 (0.81%) SolarWinds
4 4 (0.81%) TIBCO
4 4 (0.81%) AppDynamics
5 3 (0.61%) Sony
5 3 (0.61%) Ektron
5 3 (0.61%) Hyland
6 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.41%) Sybase
6 2 (0.41%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.41%) MKS
6 2 (0.41%) StreamBase
7 1 (0.20%) Vignette
7 1 (0.20%) Progress
7 1 (0.20%) QNX
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe
7 1 (0.20%) Telerik
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