Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

C# Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 507 560 555
Rank change year-on-year +53 -5 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 864 735 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.46% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 688 703 922
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +10.47% -7.03% +15.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 154,617 160,289 189,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126,793 134,388 159,788
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in England

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for C# Software Engineer in England

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in England

C# Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +145 308 £57,500 - 25
South East +79 220 £45,000 - 30
North of England -66 139 £50,000 +20.48% 19
East of England +31 103 £45,000 +12.50% 16
North West +14 87 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Midlands +14 58 £36,000 -10.00% 13
Yorkshire -66 49 £52,500 +31.25% 7
West Midlands +15 41 £41,250 +7.14% 8
South West -28 38 £42,500 -0.58% 11
East Midlands -1 18 £32,500 -19.75% 5
North East -21 3 £40,000 +25.49% 2
C# Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 England region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 864 (100.00%) C#
2 848 (98.15%) Software Engineering
3 632 (73.15%) .NET
4 491 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
5 456 (52.78%) SQL
6 394 (45.60%) JavaScript
7 320 (37.04%) ASP.NET
8 299 (34.61%) SQL Server
9 242 (28.01%) Microsoft
10 241 (27.89%) Scrum
10 241 (27.89%) AngularJS
11 228 (26.39%) MVC
12 227 (26.27%) CSS
13 218 (25.23%) HTML
13 218 (25.23%) Finance
14 196 (22.69%) OO
15 186 (21.53%) Windows
16 184 (21.30%) WCF
17 182 (21.06%) WPF
18 167 (19.33%) Greenfield Project
19 163 (18.87%) C++
20 160 (18.52%) .NET Framework
21 156 (18.06%) TDD
22 154 (17.82%) Degree
23 143 (16.55%) Web Services
24 132 (15.28%) T-SQL
25 129 (14.93%) Computer Science
26 127 (14.70%) Java
26 127 (14.70%) ASP.NET Web API
27 122 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (1.97%) IIS
3 14 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.50%) CMS
5 7 (0.81%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.35%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.35%) Confluence
7 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.12%) Kentico
8 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.12%) Predix
8 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.23%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.23%) Revit
4 1 (0.12%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Endur
1 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 122 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.62%) SaaS
4 13 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.39%) Office 365
6 10 (1.16%) PaaS
7 9 (1.04%) GitHub
7 9 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (0.46%) npm
9 3 (0.35%) Force.com
9 3 (0.35%) Heroku
10 2 (0.23%) IaaS
10 2 (0.23%) Serverless
11 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.12%) Loggly
11 1 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.66%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.16%) HTTP
2 10 (1.16%) Network Security
3 5 (0.58%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.46%) AMQP
4 4 (0.46%) ATM
4 4 (0.46%) Internet
4 4 (0.46%) SSL
5 2 (0.23%) Wireless
6 1 (0.12%) Intranet
6 1 (0.12%) RFID
6 1 (0.12%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (34.61%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.63%) NoSQL
3 34 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.47%) MongoDB
5 29 (3.36%) Oracle Database
5 29 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 29 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 28 (3.24%) RDBMS
7 25 (2.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.39%) MySQL
10 10 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.69%) SQLite
12 4 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.46%) Big Data
12 4 (0.46%) Blockchain
12 4 (0.46%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 106 (12.27%) Visual Studio
2 87 (10.07%) NUnit
3 50 (5.79%) Git (software)
4 49 (5.67%) Subversion
5 45 (5.21%) MSTest
6 33 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 23 (2.66%) JIRA
9 16 (1.85%) Jenkins
10 14 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (1.50%) Moq
12 12 (1.39%) Selenium
13 11 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (0.93%) Hudson
15 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 6 (0.69%) MSBuild
16 6 (0.69%) SpecFlow
16 6 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 5 (0.58%) NuGet
18 4 (0.46%) CruiseControl
General
1 218 (25.23%) Finance
2 63 (7.29%) Banking
3 48 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 43 (4.98%) Front Office
5 37 (4.28%) Retail
6 29 (3.36%) Retail Banking
7 23 (2.66%) Electronics
8 20 (2.31%) Games
9 18 (2.08%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.93%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.81%) Back Office
12 6 (0.69%) Marketing
13 5 (0.58%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.35%) Advertising
14 3 (0.35%) Military
15 2 (0.23%) Law
16 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 632 (73.15%) .NET
2 320 (37.04%) ASP.NET
3 241 (27.89%) AngularJS
4 227 (26.27%) CSS
5 218 (25.23%) HTML
6 184 (21.30%) WCF
7 182 (21.06%) WPF
8 160 (18.52%) .NET Framework
9 143 (16.55%) Web Services
10 127 (14.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 120 (13.89%) jQuery
11 120 (13.89%) XML
12 116 (13.43%) RESTful
13 109 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 109 (12.62%) React
14 101 (11.69%) REST
15 88 (10.19%) SOAP
16 71 (8.22%) Entity Framework
17 69 (7.99%) JSON
18 64 (7.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 167 (19.33%) Greenfield Project
2 129 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 51 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.86%) Fintech
5 38 (4.40%) Algorithms
6 35 (4.05%) User Experience
7 31 (3.59%) Derivative
8 30 (3.47%) Credit Risk
9 22 (2.55%) Data Structures
9 22 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (2.08%) Equities
11 13 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (1.16%) Robotics
12 10 (1.16%) Social Media
13 7 (0.81%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.81%) Reinsurance
14 6 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
14 6 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 186 (21.53%) Windows
2 25 (2.89%) Linux
3 17 (1.97%) Android
4 16 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 16 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.35%) Unix
8 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 848 (98.15%) Software Engineering
2 491 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (27.89%) Scrum
4 228 (26.39%) MVC
5 196 (22.69%) OO
6 156 (18.06%) TDD
7 103 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (10.65%) Microservices
9 84 (9.72%) MVVM
10 82 (9.49%) Test Automation
11 78 (9.03%) Multithreading
12 77 (8.91%) OOP
13 70 (8.10%) Analytics
14 67 (7.75%) BDD
15 59 (6.83%) E-Commerce
16 57 (6.60%) Mathematics
16 57 (6.60%) SOLID
17 56 (6.48%) UML
18 54 (6.25%) SDLC
19 53 (6.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 864 (100.00%) C#
2 456 (52.78%) SQL
3 394 (45.60%) JavaScript
4 163 (18.87%) C++
5 132 (15.28%) T-SQL
6 127 (14.70%) Java
7 51 (5.90%) Python
8 50 (5.79%) C
9 48 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 29 (3.36%) VB.NET
11 18 (2.08%) TypeScript
12 16 (1.85%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.50%) Ruby
14 12 (1.39%) Scala
15 9 (1.04%) PHP
16 8 (0.93%) Ada
16 8 (0.93%) GraphQL
17 7 (0.81%) Perl
17 7 (0.81%) VB
17 7 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 154 (17.82%) Degree
2 46 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.27%) MCSD
7 9 (1.04%) PhD
8 8 (0.93%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.46%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.46%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.12%) HND
12 1 (0.12%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.05%) QA
2 22 (2.55%) MiFID
3 11 (1.27%) PMO
4 6 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.58%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.35%) SEPA
7 2 (0.23%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.23%) TickIT
8 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.12%) MISRA
8 1 (0.12%) MISRA C
System Software
1 38 (4.40%) Docker
2 12 (1.39%) Firmware
3 10 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (2.20%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.93%) Puppet
4 5 (0.58%) Terraform
5 4 (0.46%) Ansible
5 4 (0.46%) Nagios
5 4 (0.46%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.35%) Opsview
7 2 (0.23%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.23%) Grafana
7 2 (0.23%) Graphite
7 2 (0.23%) Kibana
7 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 242 (28.01%) Microsoft
2 45 (5.21%) Oracle
3 14 (1.62%) Cadence
4 13 (1.50%) Google
5 10 (1.16%) VMware
6 7 (0.81%) Splunk
6 7 (0.81%) Xamarin
7 6 (0.69%) New Relic
7 6 (0.69%) WorldPay
8 5 (0.58%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.46%) Apple
10 3 (0.35%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.35%) SAP
10 3 (0.35%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.23%) Atmel
11 2 (0.23%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.23%) Dynatrace
11 2 (0.23%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.23%) IBM
12 1 (0.12%) RedGate