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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Software Engineer
Rank 638 591 625
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 264 365 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.33% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 257 340 241
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 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,250
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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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
(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 -22 262 £42,500 +6.25% 21
South East -78 77 £42,500 -10.52% 3
East of England +53 59 £45,000 +12.50% 4
London +19 47 £55,000 +15.78% 4
Hertfordshire - 28 £50,000 -
Berkshire +13 26 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +11 25 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Cambridge +30 23 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Newbury +22 19 £50,000 +43.88% 1
St Albans - 19 £60,000 -
Surrey -6 18 £37,500 -31.81%
South West -10 18 £34,000 +4.61% 3
West Midlands -9 15 £34,000 -2.85% 2
North West -18 14 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Yorkshire 0 13 £40,000 -
Somerset +22 12 £34,000 +4.61% 2
East Midlands 0 12 £37,000 -1.33% 3
Bath - 12 £34,000 -
Guildford -1 10 £32,500 -31.57%
Oxfordshire -28 10 £37,500 - 1
Leeds +24 9 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +21 9 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 9 £52,500 -
Hampshire -9 8 £28,500 -8.06%
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £47,500 -
City of London +49 6 £61,250 +2.08% 1
High Wycombe +2 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Oxford -14 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Northamptonshire - 6 £38,500 - 1
Lancashire - 6 £32,500 -

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 543 (100.00%) C#
2 528 (97.24%) Software Engineering
3 431 (79.37%) .NET
4 260 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
5 238 (43.83%) ASP.NET
6 230 (42.36%) SQL
7 191 (35.17%) SQL Server
8 184 (33.89%) MVC
9 172 (31.68%) Degree
10 165 (30.39%) WPF
11 163 (30.02%) JavaScript
12 162 (29.83%) HTML
13 144 (26.52%) Windows
14 129 (23.76%) CSS
15 126 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 123 (22.65%) Microsoft
17 119 (21.92%) OO
18 118 (21.73%) Computer Science
19 111 (20.44%) jQuery
20 104 (19.15%) WCF
20 104 (19.15%) C++
21 96 (17.68%) TDD
22 95 (17.50%) Scrum
23 94 (17.31%) WinForms
24 90 (16.57%) Visual Studio
25 89 (16.39%) MS Excel
25 89 (16.39%) HTML5
26 72 (13.26%) Ajax
27 70 (12.89%) Finance
28 69 (12.71%) XML

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 30 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.66%) IIS
3 6 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.74%) JBoss
4 4 (0.74%) Confluence
4 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.55%) nginx
5 3 (0.55%) Apache
5 3 (0.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.18%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Node.js
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 89 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Tridion
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.76%) SaaS
2 7 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.10%) TCP/IP
1 6 (1.10%) Wireless
2 5 (0.92%) Skype
2 5 (0.92%) Internet
3 4 (0.74%) HTTP
4 2 (0.37%) LTE
4 2 (0.37%) 3G
4 2 (0.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (35.17%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.21%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.84%) Big Data
6 10 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.66%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.66%) CouchDB
8 8 (1.47%) SQLite
9 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.74%) MySQL
12 3 (0.55%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.37%) DB2 UDB
13 2 (0.37%) DB2
13 2 (0.37%) MS Access
14 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.18%) UniData
Development Applications
1 90 (16.57%) Visual Studio
2 47 (8.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (6.63%) NUnit
4 27 (4.97%) Selenium
5 21 (3.87%) Git (software)
6 19 (3.50%) TeamCity
6 19 (3.50%) MSTest
7 15 (2.76%) Subversion
8 9 (1.66%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.66%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (1.47%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.10%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.92%) JIRA
12 4 (0.74%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.55%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.55%) Xcode
13 3 (0.55%) JUnit
14 2 (0.37%) NetBeans
General
1 70 (12.89%) Finance
2 24 (4.42%) Electronics
3 22 (4.05%) Retail
4 20 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.31%) Games
6 13 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.21%) Banking
8 7 (1.29%) Marketing
9 5 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.74%) Front Office
11 3 (0.55%) Automotive
11 3 (0.55%) Billing
11 3 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.37%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (79.37%) .NET
2 238 (43.83%) ASP.NET
3 165 (30.39%) WPF
4 162 (29.83%) HTML
5 129 (23.76%) CSS
6 126 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 111 (20.44%) jQuery
8 104 (19.15%) WCF
9 94 (17.31%) WinForms
10 89 (16.39%) HTML5
11 72 (13.26%) Ajax
12 69 (12.71%) XML
13 63 (11.60%) .NET Framework
14 43 (7.92%) LINQ
15 42 (7.73%) Web Services
16 39 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 38 (7.00%) CSS3
18 35 (6.45%) AngularJS
19 34 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 34 (6.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 118 (21.73%) Computer Science
2 68 (12.52%) Mathematics
3 50 (9.21%) Algorithms
4 32 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (4.05%) Mobile App
7 19 (3.50%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.95%) Social Media
9 12 (2.21%) Physics
10 11 (2.03%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.66%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.66%) User Experience
12 8 (1.47%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.29%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.10%) Derivative
15 5 (0.92%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
15 5 (0.92%) Smartcard
16 4 (0.74%) PDA
16 4 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 144 (26.52%) Windows
2 29 (5.34%) Android
3 14 (2.58%) Linux
4 12 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.84%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.55%) UNIX
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (97.24%) Software Engineering
2 260 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (33.89%) MVC
4 119 (21.92%) OO
5 96 (17.68%) TDD
6 95 (17.50%) Scrum
7 69 (12.71%) Multithreading
8 63 (11.60%) SDLC
9 54 (9.94%) Web Development
10 51 (9.39%) Unit Testing
11 39 (7.18%) UML
12 35 (6.45%) OOD
13 33 (6.08%) MVVM
14 31 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (4.97%) Mobile Development
16 23 (4.24%) Low Latency
17 22 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (3.68%) SOA
18 20 (3.68%) Data Analysis
19 19 (3.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 543 (100.00%) C#
2 230 (42.36%) SQL
3 163 (30.02%) JavaScript
4 104 (19.15%) C++
5 59 (10.87%) Java
6 53 (9.76%) T-SQL
7 32 (5.89%) C
8 25 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 24 (4.42%) PL/SQL
10 23 (4.24%) Objective-C
11 21 (3.87%) Embedded C
12 20 (3.68%) Embedded C++
13 17 (3.13%) Python
14 14 (2.58%) VBA
15 8 (1.47%) Ruby
16 6 (1.10%) XPath
17 5 (0.92%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.92%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.55%) VB
19 2 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 172 (31.68%) Degree
2 10 (1.84%) PhD
2 10 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) TickIT
3 1 (0.18%) GAMP
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 123 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.29%) Oracle
3 7 (1.29%) TIBCO
4 4 (0.74%) Sybase
4 4 (0.74%) Business Objects
4 4 (0.74%) Telerik
4 4 (0.74%) Google
4 4 (0.74%) SolarWinds
4 4 (0.74%) AppDynamics
5 3 (0.55%) StreamBase
5 3 (0.55%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.55%) Progress
6 2 (0.37%) MKS
6 2 (0.37%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.18%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.18%) New Relic
7 1 (0.18%) Oneserve
7 1 (0.18%) Civica
7 1 (0.18%) Ektron
7 1 (0.18%) Facebook
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