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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Software Engineer
Rank 625 594 599
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 285 364 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 271 331 277
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -38 278 £42,500 +6.25% 40
South East -68 75 £45,000 -5.26% 7
East of England +51 71 £45,000 +12.50% 8
London -10 53 £56,250 +12.50% 10
Hertfordshire - 39 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge +16 26 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Cambridgeshire -10 26 £45,000 +12.50% 7
South West +4 25 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Berkshire +19 23 £50,000 - 2
St Albans - 19 £50,000 - 1
Somerset +23 18 £35,750 +22.22% 2
Surrey -25 17 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Yorkshire +9 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bath - 16 £38,750 - 1
Newbury +23 15 £55,000 +26.43% 2
West Midlands -23 15 £36,250 +3.57% 2
West Yorkshire +12 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Leeds +10 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Oxfordshire -21 11 £37,500 - 2
North West -29 11 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Hampshire -2 9 £28,500 -8.06%
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hammersmith - 8 £52,500 -
City of London +27 7 £62,500 +2.04% 1
Dorset -18 7 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Manchester +1 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Reading -6 6 £41,250 -17.50%
Guildford -7 6 £32,500 -35.00%
East Midlands -7 6 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Oxford -11 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 528 (100.00%) C#
2 509 (96.40%) Software Engineering
3 431 (81.63%) .NET
4 244 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
5 237 (44.89%) ASP.NET
6 216 (40.91%) SQL
7 193 (36.55%) SQL Server
8 186 (35.23%) MVC
9 160 (30.30%) HTML
10 159 (30.11%) JavaScript
11 156 (29.55%) Degree
12 152 (28.79%) WPF
13 145 (27.46%) Windows
14 129 (24.43%) CSS
15 127 (24.05%) Microsoft
16 125 (23.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 115 (21.78%) C++
18 113 (21.40%) Computer Science
19 112 (21.21%) jQuery
20 107 (20.27%) WCF
21 104 (19.70%) OO
22 98 (18.56%) TDD
23 92 (17.42%) Visual Studio
24 87 (16.48%) WinForms
24 87 (16.48%) HTML5
25 83 (15.72%) MS Excel
26 80 (15.15%) Scrum
27 72 (13.64%) .NET Framework
27 72 (13.64%) XML
28 67 (12.69%) Ajax

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.33%) IIS
4 5 (0.95%) CMS
4 5 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.76%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.76%) Confluence
5 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.76%) JBoss
5 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.57%) Apache
6 3 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Node.js
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 83 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.84%) SaaS
2 8 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.14%) Wireless
2 5 (0.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.95%) Internet
2 5 (0.95%) Skype
3 4 (0.76%) HTTP
4 2 (0.38%) 3G
4 2 (0.38%) LTE
4 2 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (36.55%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.70%) Big Data
7 9 (1.70%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.70%) CouchDB
8 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.14%) SQLite
10 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.38%) MS Access
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.38%) MySQL
11 1 (0.19%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.19%) OLAP
11 1 (0.19%) KDB
Development Applications
1 92 (17.42%) Visual Studio
2 46 (8.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (6.06%) NUnit
4 24 (4.55%) Selenium
5 21 (3.98%) Git (software)
6 18 (3.41%) Subversion
7 17 (3.22%) TeamCity
8 16 (3.03%) MSTest
9 8 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.33%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.14%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.95%) JIRA
13 4 (0.76%) ReSharper
13 4 (0.76%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.76%) Jenkins
14 3 (0.57%) NCrunch
14 3 (0.57%) Xcode
15 2 (0.38%) NetBeans
General
1 64 (12.12%) Finance
2 21 (3.98%) Telecoms
2 21 (3.98%) Retail
3 19 (3.60%) Games
3 19 (3.60%) Electronics
4 18 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.03%) Banking
6 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (0.95%) Marketing
7 3 (0.57%) Billing
8 2 (0.38%) Front Office
8 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Automotive
9 1 (0.19%) Law
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (81.63%) .NET
2 237 (44.89%) ASP.NET
3 160 (30.30%) HTML
4 152 (28.79%) WPF
5 129 (24.43%) CSS
6 125 (23.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 112 (21.21%) jQuery
8 107 (20.27%) WCF
9 87 (16.48%) WinForms
9 87 (16.48%) HTML5
10 72 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 72 (13.64%) XML
11 67 (12.69%) Ajax
12 50 (9.47%) Web Services
13 45 (8.52%) REST
14 44 (8.33%) LINQ
15 41 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 40 (7.58%) AngularJS
16 40 (7.58%) CSS3
17 30 (5.68%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 113 (21.40%) Computer Science
2 65 (12.31%) Mathematics
3 39 (7.39%) Algorithms
4 32 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (4.17%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.03%) Open Source
7 16 (3.03%) Social Media
8 14 (2.65%) Visualisation
8 14 (2.65%) Physics
9 13 (2.46%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.89%) User Experience
11 9 (1.70%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.33%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (0.76%) PDA
14 4 (0.76%) Chemistry
15 2 (0.38%) Online Games
15 2 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 145 (27.46%) Windows
2 27 (5.11%) Android
3 19 (3.60%) Linux
4 10 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.57%) UNIX
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (96.40%) Software Engineering
2 244 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (35.23%) MVC
4 104 (19.70%) OO
5 98 (18.56%) TDD
6 80 (15.15%) Scrum
7 64 (12.12%) Multithreading
8 53 (10.04%) Web Development
9 48 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 36 (6.82%) UML
11 32 (6.06%) OOD
12 29 (5.49%) MVVM
13 24 (4.55%) Mobile Development
14 22 (4.17%) Low Latency
14 22 (4.17%) Software Testing
15 21 (3.98%) SOA
16 20 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (3.41%) OOP
19 17 (3.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 528 (100.00%) C#
2 216 (40.91%) SQL
3 159 (30.11%) JavaScript
4 115 (21.78%) C++
5 50 (9.47%) Java
6 49 (9.28%) T-SQL
7 33 (6.25%) C
8 21 (3.98%) VB.NET
9 19 (3.60%) PL/SQL
9 19 (3.60%) Embedded C
10 18 (3.41%) Objective-C
11 17 (3.22%) Embedded C++
12 16 (3.03%) Python
13 11 (2.08%) VBA
13 11 (2.08%) Ruby
14 6 (1.14%) XPath
14 6 (1.14%) PHP
15 5 (0.95%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.95%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 156 (29.55%) Degree
2 13 (2.46%) PhD
2 13 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.49%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) TickIT
3 1 (0.19%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 127 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.33%) Oracle
3 7 (1.33%) TIBCO
4 5 (0.95%) Sitecore
4 5 (0.95%) Google
5 4 (0.76%) AppDynamics
5 4 (0.76%) SolarWinds
5 4 (0.76%) Sybase
6 3 (0.57%) Ektron
6 3 (0.57%) Progress
6 3 (0.57%) Hyland
6 3 (0.57%) StreamBase
7 2 (0.38%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.38%) MKS
7 2 (0.38%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.38%) Sony
8 1 (0.19%) QNX
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe
8 1 (0.19%) Vignette
8 1 (0.19%) Civica
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ThreePeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Private Medical, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 32,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago