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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Software Engineer
Rank 624 577 599
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 279 346 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 266 316 271
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £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 27 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 27 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
(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 -44 269 £41,000 +2.50% 39
South East -52 72 £40,000 -11.11% 8
East of England +33 71 £45,000 +20.00% 7
London +5 46 £60,000 +20.00% 10
Hertfordshire - 37 £50,000 - 2
Cambridge +13 27 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -7 27 £45,000 +20.00% 5
South West -3 25 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Berkshire +16 23 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Yorkshire +2 18 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West Midlands -33 16 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Somerset - 16 £38,750 - 3
St Albans - 16 £60,000 - 2
Surrey -32 14 £47,500 - 3
Newbury +24 13 £55,000 +26.43% 3
Oxfordshire -8 13 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Bath - 13 £40,000 - 3
Leeds +13 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Yorkshire +3 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
North West -28 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Reading +2 10 £40,000 -5.88%
Hampshire 0 10 £28,500 -10.93%
Dorset -19 8 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Manchester +5 7 £42,500 +41.66%
Watford - 7 £33,500 -
City of London +3 6 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Oxford +1 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Sussex -8 6 £36,750 -26.50%
North Yorkshire +20 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Birmingham -4 5 £33,750 -41.30%

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 521 (100.00%) C#
2 501 (96.16%) Software Engineering
3 424 (81.38%) .NET
4 240 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
5 238 (45.68%) ASP.NET
6 219 (42.03%) SQL
7 190 (36.47%) SQL Server
8 185 (35.51%) MVC
9 163 (31.29%) JavaScript
10 161 (30.90%) HTML
11 149 (28.60%) WPF
12 146 (28.02%) Degree
13 142 (27.26%) Windows
14 136 (26.10%) Microsoft
15 133 (25.53%) CSS
16 125 (23.99%) C++
17 123 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
18 121 (23.22%) WCF
19 112 (21.50%) jQuery
20 108 (20.73%) Computer Science
21 98 (18.81%) TDD
22 92 (17.66%) Visual Studio
22 92 (17.66%) OO
23 89 (17.08%) HTML5
24 84 (16.12%) WinForms
25 81 (15.55%) MS Excel
26 75 (14.40%) XML
27 71 (13.63%) .NET Framework
28 70 (13.44%) Scrum
29 68 (13.05%) Ajax

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 32 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.34%) IIS
4 5 (0.96%) CMS
4 5 (0.96%) Apache Solr
4 5 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.77%) Confluence
5 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.77%) JBoss
5 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.58%) Apache
6 3 (0.58%) 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 81 (15.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.69%) SaaS
2 6 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.15%) Wireless
2 5 (0.96%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.96%) Internet
3 4 (0.77%) HTTP
4 2 (0.38%) 3G
4 2 (0.38%) LTE
4 2 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (36.47%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.92%) CouchDB
8 9 (1.73%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.73%) Big Data
9 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.96%) SQLite
11 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.38%) MS Access
13 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.19%) OLAP
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.19%) MySQL
13 1 (0.19%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 92 (17.66%) Visual Studio
2 45 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (5.95%) NUnit
4 22 (4.22%) Selenium
5 20 (3.84%) Git (software)
6 19 (3.65%) Subversion
7 18 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.54%) MSTest
8 8 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (1.34%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.15%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.96%) JIRA
12 4 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.77%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.58%) NCrunch
13 3 (0.58%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.58%) Xcode
14 2 (0.38%) NetBeans
14 2 (0.38%) ClearCase
General
1 64 (12.28%) Finance
2 21 (4.03%) Manufacturing
3 19 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.45%) Retail
5 16 (3.07%) Games
6 15 (2.88%) Banking
6 15 (2.88%) Electronics
7 7 (1.34%) Marketing
8 4 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.58%) Advertising
9 3 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.38%) Front Office
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (81.38%) .NET
2 238 (45.68%) ASP.NET
3 161 (30.90%) HTML
4 149 (28.60%) WPF
5 133 (25.53%) CSS
6 123 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 121 (23.22%) WCF
8 112 (21.50%) jQuery
9 89 (17.08%) HTML5
10 84 (16.12%) WinForms
11 75 (14.40%) XML
12 71 (13.63%) .NET Framework
13 68 (13.05%) Ajax
14 57 (10.94%) Web Services
15 46 (8.83%) REST
16 45 (8.64%) CSS3
17 41 (7.87%) LINQ
18 40 (7.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 38 (7.29%) AngularJS
20 29 (5.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 108 (20.73%) Computer Science
2 65 (12.48%) Mathematics
3 34 (6.53%) Algorithms
4 32 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (4.03%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.07%) Social Media
8 14 (2.69%) Visualisation
8 14 (2.69%) Open Source
9 13 (2.50%) Physics
9 13 (2.50%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.92%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.54%) User Experience
11 8 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.15%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.96%) Chemistry
14 4 (0.77%) PDA
15 3 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
16 2 (0.38%) Replication
16 2 (0.38%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 142 (27.26%) Windows
2 25 (4.80%) Android
3 21 (4.03%) Linux
4 8 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (0.77%) UNIX
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (96.16%) Software Engineering
2 240 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (35.51%) MVC
4 98 (18.81%) TDD
5 92 (17.66%) OO
6 70 (13.44%) Scrum
7 59 (11.32%) Multithreading
8 52 (9.98%) Web Development
9 47 (9.02%) Unit Testing
10 33 (6.33%) UML
11 32 (6.14%) OOD
12 25 (4.80%) MVVM
13 22 (4.22%) Software Testing
14 21 (4.03%) SOA
14 21 (4.03%) Low Latency
15 20 (3.84%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (3.65%) OOP
17 16 (3.07%) E-Commerce
18 15 (2.88%) Web Application Development
19 14 (2.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 521 (100.00%) C#
2 219 (42.03%) SQL
3 163 (31.29%) JavaScript
4 125 (23.99%) C++
5 55 (10.56%) T-SQL
6 48 (9.21%) Java
7 35 (6.72%) C
8 21 (4.03%) VB.NET
9 19 (3.65%) PL/SQL
10 18 (3.45%) Objective-C
11 16 (3.07%) Python
11 16 (3.07%) Embedded C
12 14 (2.69%) Embedded C++
13 11 (2.11%) Ruby
14 9 (1.73%) VBA
15 7 (1.34%) PHP
16 6 (1.15%) XPath
16 6 (1.15%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.96%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.58%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 146 (28.02%) Degree
2 15 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.69%) PhD
4 9 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.37%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 136 (26.10%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.83%) Oracle
3 7 (1.34%) TIBCO
4 5 (0.96%) Google
4 5 (0.96%) Sitecore
5 4 (0.77%) SolarWinds
5 4 (0.77%) Sybase
5 4 (0.77%) AppDynamics
6 3 (0.58%) Hyland
6 3 (0.58%) StreamBase
6 3 (0.58%) Sony
6 3 (0.58%) Ektron
6 3 (0.58%) Progress
7 2 (0.38%) MKS
7 2 (0.38%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.38%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.19%) Vignette
8 1 (0.19%) QNX
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe
8 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
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