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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Software Engineer
Rank 619 669 608
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 280 267 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 268 260 248
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +28 271 £45,000 +12.50% 27
South East -28 93 £40,000 -15.78% 8
London +45 52 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Yorkshire +28 34 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East of England +25 32 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Leeds +37 29 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +31 29 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Berkshire +18 25 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hampshire +14 25 £36,500 +17.74% 4
North West -13 24 £36,250 +11.53% 2
East Sussex +38 17 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 14 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Reading +16 13 £35,000 -30.00%
Hertfordshire - 13 £60,000 - 1
Newbury +24 12 £45,000 +73.07%
Cambridge +11 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Manchester +7 12 £55,000 +52.77% 2
East Midlands +1 12 £37,000 -7.50%
West Midlands -21 12 £34,500 -13.75% 2
Brighton +30 11 £24,000 -26.15%
Surrey -11 11 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Lancashire - 9 £32,500 -
St Albans - 9 £60,000 -
Basingstoke +21 8 £55,000 +77.41% 1
South West -16 8 £35,000 +16.66% 4
City of London +25 7 £100,000 +158.06% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 7 £47,500 +66.66%
Guildford -4 7 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Ealing - 7 £57,500 -
Somerset +8 6 £35,000 +7.69%

C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 571 (100.00%) C#
2 561 (98.25%) Software Engineering
3 454 (79.51%) .NET
4 292 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
5 272 (47.64%) SQL
6 260 (45.53%) ASP.NET
7 206 (36.08%) SQL Server
8 198 (34.68%) MVC
9 178 (31.17%) Degree
10 165 (28.90%) WPF
11 158 (27.67%) OO
12 155 (27.15%) JavaScript
13 142 (24.87%) HTML
14 139 (24.34%) C++
15 138 (24.17%) ASP.NET MVC
16 135 (23.64%) Windows
17 134 (23.47%) WCF
18 127 (22.24%) Computer Science
18 127 (22.24%) Scrum
19 122 (21.37%) Microsoft
20 115 (20.14%) CSS
21 110 (19.26%) TDD
22 102 (17.86%) jQuery
23 99 (17.34%) WinForms
24 96 (16.81%) Visual Studio
25 88 (15.41%) Finance
26 82 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
27 81 (14.19%) .NET Framework
28 76 (13.31%) MS Excel
29 72 (12.61%) Multithreading

C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.05%) IIS
4 5 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.70%) JBoss
5 4 (0.70%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.70%) Confluence
5 4 (0.70%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.18%) DNN
7 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.18%) nginx
7 1 (0.18%) Apache
7 1 (0.18%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 76 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.35%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.80%) SaaS
2 13 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.45%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.10%) Network Security
3 5 (0.88%) Wireless
4 4 (0.70%) Skype
4 4 (0.70%) CTI
5 3 (0.53%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.53%) HTTP
5 3 (0.53%) Modbus
5 3 (0.53%) Profibus
6 2 (0.35%) LTE
6 2 (0.35%) 3G
6 2 (0.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (36.08%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.28%) MySQL
6 8 (1.40%) SQLite
6 8 (1.40%) CouchDB
6 8 (1.40%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.40%) Big Data
7 7 (1.23%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.23%) Apache Hive
7 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.05%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.70%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.53%) DB2
11 3 (0.53%) DB2 UDB
12 2 (0.35%) UniData
Development Applications
1 96 (16.81%) Visual Studio
2 65 (11.38%) NUnit
3 61 (10.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (6.83%) MSTest
5 35 (6.13%) Git (software)
6 28 (4.90%) Selenium
7 27 (4.73%) TeamCity
8 22 (3.85%) Subversion
9 18 (3.15%) SpecFlow
10 12 (2.10%) Jenkins
10 12 (2.10%) Eclipse
11 11 (1.93%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (1.93%) Moq
12 7 (1.23%) Mercurial
12 7 (1.23%) JUnit
12 7 (1.23%) ReSharper
13 6 (1.05%) JIRA
14 5 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.53%) dotCover
General
1 88 (15.41%) Finance
2 22 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.50%) Retail
4 19 (3.33%) Electronics
5 17 (2.98%) Banking
6 16 (2.80%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.63%) Games
8 9 (1.58%) Front Office
9 7 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.23%) Marketing
10 6 (1.05%) Back Office
10 6 (1.05%) Automotive
11 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.35%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (79.51%) .NET
2 260 (45.53%) ASP.NET
3 165 (28.90%) WPF
4 142 (24.87%) HTML
5 138 (24.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 134 (23.47%) WCF
7 115 (20.14%) CSS
8 102 (17.86%) jQuery
9 99 (17.34%) WinForms
10 81 (14.19%) .NET Framework
11 70 (12.26%) XML
12 68 (11.91%) Ajax
13 66 (11.56%) HTML5
14 57 (9.98%) Web Services
15 53 (9.28%) LINQ
16 47 (8.23%) Silverlight
16 47 (8.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 42 (7.36%) Entity Framework
18 38 (6.65%) AngularJS
19 34 (5.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 127 (22.24%) Computer Science
2 69 (12.08%) Mathematics
3 48 (8.41%) Algorithms
4 32 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (4.38%) Visualisation
7 15 (2.63%) Derivative
7 15 (2.63%) User Experience
8 13 (2.28%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.93%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.58%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.40%) Physics
11 8 (1.40%) Smartcard
12 7 (1.23%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.23%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
12 7 (1.23%) BYOD
13 6 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 135 (23.64%) Windows
2 33 (5.78%) Android
3 23 (4.03%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.28%) Linux
5 10 (1.75%) UNIX
6 9 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (98.25%) Software Engineering
2 292 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (34.68%) MVC
4 158 (27.67%) OO
5 127 (22.24%) Scrum
6 110 (19.26%) TDD
7 82 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (12.61%) Multithreading
9 71 (12.43%) SDLC
10 52 (9.11%) Unit Testing
11 49 (8.58%) OOD
12 48 (8.41%) Web Development
13 47 (8.23%) MVVM
14 42 (7.36%) UML
15 35 (6.13%) OOP
16 33 (5.78%) BDD
17 29 (5.08%) Mobile Development
18 27 (4.73%) Low Latency
19 24 (4.20%) E-Commerce
20 22 (3.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 571 (100.00%) C#
2 272 (47.64%) SQL
3 155 (27.15%) JavaScript
4 139 (24.34%) C++
5 68 (11.91%) Java
6 56 (9.81%) T-SQL
7 34 (5.95%) PL/SQL
8 28 (4.90%) Objective-C
9 24 (4.20%) C
10 23 (4.03%) Python
11 22 (3.85%) VB.NET
12 17 (2.98%) VBA
13 13 (2.28%) Embedded C
13 13 (2.28%) Embedded C++
14 11 (1.93%) Ruby
15 8 (1.40%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.88%) Scala
16 5 (0.88%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.70%) VB
17 4 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 178 (31.17%) Degree
2 6 (1.05%) PhD
2 6 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.38%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) EMIR
2 3 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.23%) WMI
3 4 (0.70%) StatsD
3 4 (0.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 122 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.06%) Oracle
3 9 (1.58%) Telerik
4 8 (1.40%) TIBCO
4 8 (1.40%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.23%) Apple
6 4 (0.70%) Sybase
6 4 (0.70%) AppDynamics
6 4 (0.70%) SolarWinds
7 3 (0.53%) Progress
7 3 (0.53%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.53%) StreamBase
8 2 (0.35%) SAP
8 2 (0.35%) MKS
9 1 (0.18%) Civica
9 1 (0.18%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.18%) New Relic
9 1 (0.18%) Oneserve
9 1 (0.18%) Facebook
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c35-45k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65k - 70k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonnus/Share Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago