The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior C# Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C# Software Engineer
Rank 882 836 827
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Software Engineer 17 37 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.035% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.037% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 62
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -36.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £39,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -25.23%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior C# Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C# Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C# Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior C# Software Engineer within the UK.

Senior C# Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C# Software Engineer over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior C# Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior C# Software Engineer
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C# Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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 -55 17 £45,000 +4.65% 2
London -4 6 £71,250 +46.15%
South West -16 4 £33,750 -12.33% 2
East Midlands -16 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Somerset - 4 £33,750 - 2
Grantham - 3 £50,000 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £50,000 -
Guildford +6 2 £45,000 -
Surrey -9 2 £45,000 -
South East -25 2 £45,000 -
Bath - 2 £35,000 - 2
Taunton - 2 £31,000 -
Leicester +2 1 £44,000 -2.22%
Leicestershire 0 1 £44,000 -2.22%
City of London -4 1 £67,500 +53.40%
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Worcester - 1 £40,000 -

Senior C# Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior C# Software Engineer in their job title.

1 58 (100.00%) C#
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (87.93%) .NET
3 31 (53.45%) SQL
4 30 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (50.00%) TDD
6 27 (46.55%) WPF
6 27 (46.55%) SQL Server
7 26 (44.83%) Scrum
8 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
8 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
8 25 (43.10%) WCF
9 21 (36.21%) Unit Testing
10 20 (34.48%) HTML
11 17 (29.31%) MVC
12 15 (25.86%) Games
13 13 (22.41%) Web Services
14 12 (20.69%) CSS
14 12 (20.69%) Windows
14 12 (20.69%) Finance
14 12 (20.69%) LINQ
14 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (18.97%) Multithreading
15 11 (18.97%) C++
16 10 (17.24%) OO
16 10 (17.24%) VBA
16 10 (17.24%) Domain-Driven Design
16 10 (17.24%) Parallel Programming
16 10 (17.24%) Dependency Injection

Senior C# Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior C# Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (46.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.62%) Big Data
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.90%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.45%) NUnit
5 2 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.86%) Games
2 12 (20.69%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (87.93%) .NET
2 27 (46.55%) WPF
3 25 (43.10%) WCF
3 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
4 20 (34.48%) HTML
5 13 (22.41%) Web Services
6 12 (20.69%) CSS
6 12 (20.69%) LINQ
6 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (17.24%) Reactive Extensions
7 10 (17.24%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.07%) WinForms
10 5 (8.62%) XML
10 5 (8.62%) MFC
10 5 (8.62%) Silverlight
11 4 (6.90%) Backbone.js
11 4 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.62%) Open Source
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.72%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (50.00%) TDD
4 26 (44.83%) Scrum
5 21 (36.21%) Unit Testing
6 17 (29.31%) MVC
7 11 (18.97%) Multithreading
8 10 (17.24%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (17.24%) Parallel Programming
8 10 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (17.24%) MVVM
8 10 (17.24%) CQRS
8 10 (17.24%) OO
9 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (13.79%) Kanban
11 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
12 6 (10.34%) SOA
13 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
13 5 (8.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (53.45%) SQL
3 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) C++
5 10 (17.24%) VBA
6 5 (8.62%) VC++
6 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.90%) C
8 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.72%) Delphi
9 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 9000
1 2 (3.45%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
1 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
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