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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Software Engineer
Rank 712 619 531
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 192 274 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 179 252 386
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £38,000
% 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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(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 -87 186 £40,000 -8.57% 31
South East -40 73 £40,000 -11.11% 9
London -47 26 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire -12 23 £40,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -17 22 £40,000 - 3
Leeds -19 22 £40,000 - 3
South West -3 21 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Oxfordshire +12 20 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Sussex +13 18 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Oxford +21 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1
East of England -40 17 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Surrey -32 15 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Reigate - 14 £60,000 -
Somerset +2 13 £35,000 - 3
Bath +1 13 £35,000 - 3
Hampshire -3 12 £34,500 -17.85% 2
Horsham - 12 £35,000 -
West Midlands -24 10 £33,500 +8.06%
Hertfordshire -14 9 £55,000 +37.50%
St Albans - 9 £55,000 -
Staffordshire -5 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Cambridge -16 7 £42,500 +9.67% 3
Cambridgeshire -19 7 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North West -25 7 £32,500 -22.61% 4
City of London +4 6 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +1 6 £40,000 +33.33%
East Midlands -13 6 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Derbyshire - 6 £38,000 -
Derby - 6 £38,000 -
Scotland -1 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 478 (100.00%) C#
2 443 (92.68%) Software Engineering
3 383 (80.13%) .NET
4 263 (55.02%) SQL
5 220 (46.03%) ASP.NET
6 213 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (37.45%) SQL Server
8 144 (30.13%) HTML
8 144 (30.13%) WPF
9 119 (24.90%) MVC
10 118 (24.69%) WCF
11 117 (24.48%) JavaScript
12 107 (22.38%) C++
12 107 (22.38%) CSS
13 106 (22.18%) Visual Studio
13 106 (22.18%) Microsoft
14 105 (21.97%) Finance
14 105 (21.97%) Windows
15 102 (21.34%) Degree
16 89 (18.62%) Computer Science
17 78 (16.32%) TDD
17 78 (16.32%) ASP.NET MVC
18 70 (14.64%) Web Services
19 69 (14.44%) XML
20 66 (13.81%) Scrum
20 66 (13.81%) Mathematics
21 65 (13.60%) .NET Framework
22 62 (12.97%) OO
23 59 (12.34%) C
23 59 (12.34%) WinForms

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 32 (6.69%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.93%) IIS
3 7 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.63%) GroupWise
4 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.63%) Zimbra
5 2 (0.42%) CMS
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 55 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.30%) SaaS
3 5 (1.05%) Force.com
4 3 (0.63%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.26%) HTTP
2 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.63%) Internet
3 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (37.45%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.46%) MySQL
7 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.26%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.84%) Big Data
10 3 (0.63%) MS Access
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.21%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 106 (22.18%) Visual Studio
2 39 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.56%) NUnit
4 13 (2.72%) Selenium
5 12 (2.51%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.88%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.84%) Subversion
8 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.63%) MSTest
8 3 (0.63%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.42%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.21%) Moq
10 1 (0.21%) NuGet
10 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.21%) ReSharper
General
1 105 (21.97%) Finance
2 26 (5.44%) Games
3 17 (3.56%) Banking
4 15 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.51%) Marketing
6 11 (2.30%) Back Office
7 9 (1.88%) Front Office
7 9 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.46%) Electronics
10 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.63%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.42%) Military
11 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (80.13%) .NET
2 220 (46.03%) ASP.NET
3 144 (30.13%) HTML
3 144 (30.13%) WPF
4 118 (24.69%) WCF
5 107 (22.38%) CSS
6 78 (16.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (14.64%) Web Services
8 69 (14.44%) XML
9 65 (13.60%) .NET Framework
10 59 (12.34%) WinForms
11 56 (11.72%) jQuery
12 54 (11.30%) HTML5
13 48 (10.04%) LINQ
14 32 (6.69%) CSS3
15 31 (6.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 30 (6.28%) MFC
17 26 (5.44%) Silverlight
18 24 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 23 (4.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 89 (18.62%) Computer Science
2 66 (13.81%) Mathematics
3 23 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.18%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.93%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.88%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.67%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.67%) User Experience
9 7 (1.46%) Open Source
9 7 (1.46%) Physics
10 5 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.84%) Derivative
11 4 (0.84%) GIS
12 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.63%) Social Media
12 3 (0.63%) NHS
13 2 (0.42%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 105 (21.97%) Windows
2 41 (8.58%) Android
3 33 (6.90%) Linux
4 8 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.63%) Windows Phone
5 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.21%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (92.68%) Software Engineering
2 213 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (24.90%) MVC
4 78 (16.32%) TDD
5 66 (13.81%) Scrum
6 62 (12.97%) OO
7 41 (8.58%) Multithreading
8 33 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 32 (6.69%) Project Management
10 31 (6.49%) Software Architecture
10 31 (6.49%) OOD
11 28 (5.86%) OOP
12 24 (5.02%) MVVM
13 18 (3.77%) Automated Testing
13 18 (3.77%) Software Testing
13 18 (3.77%) Web Development
14 13 (2.72%) Low Latency
15 12 (2.51%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (2.51%) Workflow
16 11 (2.30%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 478 (100.00%) C#
2 263 (55.02%) SQL
3 117 (24.48%) JavaScript
4 107 (22.38%) C++
5 59 (12.34%) C
6 49 (10.25%) Java
7 31 (6.49%) T-SQL
8 22 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.14%) VBA
10 10 (2.09%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.05%) PHP
11 5 (1.05%) VB
11 5 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.84%) VC++
12 4 (0.84%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.42%) Delphi
13 2 (0.42%) VBScript
13 2 (0.42%) XAML
14 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 102 (21.34%) Degree
2 8 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.26%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.51%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) TickIT
2 1 (0.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) Firmware
1 2 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.84%) Puppet
1 4 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 106 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.53%) Oracle
3 11 (2.30%) Google
4 10 (2.09%) Telerik
5 3 (0.63%) Novell
5 3 (0.63%) Lotus
6 1 (0.21%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.21%) Sony
6 1 (0.21%) BT
6 1 (0.21%) Nokia
6 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
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