Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C# Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 119 112
Rank change year-on-year -19 -7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 37 28 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.19% 1.24% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.28% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 32
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £36,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.66% -13.53% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £19,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +31.17% -3.75% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3019 2192 2762
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.32% 97.38% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 1825 2395
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured C# Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in Cambridge

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for C# Software Engineer in Cambridge

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in Cambridge

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, C# Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) Software Engineering
3 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (67.57%) .NET
5 22 (59.46%) SQL
6 21 (56.76%) WPF
7 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
7 18 (48.65%) Finance
7 18 (48.65%) SDLC
8 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
8 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
9 14 (37.84%) NUnit
9 14 (37.84%) Financial Modelling
9 14 (37.84%) Risk Analytics
9 14 (37.84%) Analytics
9 14 (37.84%) Scrum
9 14 (37.84%) WinForms
9 14 (37.84%) Algorithms
10 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
10 13 (35.14%) Refactoring
11 11 (29.73%) Degree
12 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
13 9 (24.32%) OO
13 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
13 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
13 9 (24.32%) User Stories
14 8 (21.62%) Acceptance Criteria
14 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
14 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
14 8 (21.62%) T-SQL

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) NUnit
2 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) .NET
2 21 (56.76%) WPF
3 14 (37.84%) WinForms
4 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
5 8 (21.62%) CSS
5 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (16.22%) WCF
7 5 (13.51%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
2 14 (37.84%) Algorithms
3 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.51%) Reinsurance
5 3 (8.11%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Software Engineering
2 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (48.65%) SDLC
4 14 (37.84%) Analytics
4 14 (37.84%) Financial Modelling
4 14 (37.84%) Risk Analytics
4 14 (37.84%) Scrum
5 13 (35.14%) Refactoring
5 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
6 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
6 9 (24.32%) OO
6 9 (24.32%) User Stories
7 8 (21.62%) Acceptance Criteria
7 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 6 (16.22%) MVC
8 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Statistics
9 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) VMware