Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 499 538 587
Rank change year-on-year +39 +49 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 876 840 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.56% 0.51% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.53% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 801 702 794
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,500 £28,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,269 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +0.60% +5.88%

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 149,935 159,410 177,849
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 95.97% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 121,769 128,665 150,957
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +22 265 £65,000 +4.00% 38
South East +16 213 £47,500 +5.56% 22
North of England +10 132 £45,000 -10.00% 18
East of England +7 105 £45,000 - 17
South West +38 92 £45,000 +12.50% 19
North West +16 83 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Midlands +19 69 £43,750 +34.62% 19
West Midlands +44 54 £45,000 +50.00% 16
Yorkshire +18 41 £45,000 -18.18% 9
East Midlands -14 15 £37,500 +25.00% 3
North East -17 8 £45,000 - 1
C# Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, C# Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 876 (100.00%) C#
2 851 (97.15%) Software Engineering
3 670 (76.48%) .NET
4 514 (58.68%) Agile Software Development
5 384 (43.84%) JavaScript
6 350 (39.95%) SQL
7 300 (34.25%) ASP.NET
8 267 (30.48%) OO
9 263 (30.02%) Microsoft
10 261 (29.79%) SQL Server
11 248 (28.31%) Microsoft Azure
12 247 (28.20%) MVC
13 241 (27.51%) C++
13 241 (27.51%) Continuous Integration
14 237 (27.05%) AngularJS
14 237 (27.05%) Finance
15 221 (25.23%) TDD
16 216 (24.66%) CSS
17 212 (24.20%) Java
18 206 (23.52%) Scrum
19 188 (21.46%) HTML
19 188 (21.46%) Windows
20 186 (21.23%) WPF
21 167 (19.06%) .NET Framework
22 163 (18.61%) Amazon AWS
23 147 (16.78%) Web Services
24 141 (16.10%) Test Automation
25 137 (15.64%) Greenfield Project
26 136 (15.53%) Git (software)
27 124 (14.16%) REST

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 31 (3.54%) Apache Pig
2 24 (2.74%) IIS
3 10 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (0.91%) CMS
5 6 (0.68%) Apache Spark
5 6 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.57%) Apache
6 5 (0.57%) nginx
7 4 (0.46%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.23%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.23%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.23%) Kentico
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.11%) Confluence
10 1 (0.11%) JBoss
10 1 (0.11%) Jetty
10 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.46%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.23%) Front Arena
2 2 (0.23%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.23%) RMDS
3 1 (0.11%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.11%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 248 (28.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 163 (18.61%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (6.28%) SaaS
4 36 (4.11%) GitHub
5 29 (3.31%) PaaS
6 22 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (1.71%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.46%) npm
11 3 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.23%) IaaS
12 2 (0.23%) NuGet
13 1 (0.11%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.11%) Serverless
13 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.57%) TCP/IP
2 35 (4.00%) HTTP
3 31 (3.54%) SSL
4 30 (3.42%) Firewall
5 10 (1.14%) Ethernet
6 7 (0.80%) Internet
6 7 (0.80%) Network Security
6 7 (0.80%) SMS
7 6 (0.68%) RS-232
8 5 (0.57%) Bluetooth
8 5 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 47 (5.37%) Big Data
3 38 (4.34%) Hadoop
3 38 (4.34%) Relational Database
4 36 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 32 (3.65%) MySQL
6 31 (3.54%) Apache Hive
7 29 (3.31%) RDBMS
8 14 (1.60%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (0.91%) Redis
11 7 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (0.68%) GIS
13 4 (0.46%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.46%) Cosmos DB
13 4 (0.46%) Event Store
13 4 (0.46%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 136 (15.53%) Git (software)
2 121 (13.81%) Visual Studio
3 98 (11.19%) NUnit
4 97 (11.07%) TeamCity
5 63 (7.19%) Selenium
6 58 (6.62%) JIRA
7 54 (6.16%) Octopus Deploy
8 51 (5.82%) MSTest
9 45 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 44 (5.02%) ReSharper
11 39 (4.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 35 (4.00%) Bitbucket
12 35 (4.00%) Jenkins
13 34 (3.88%) SpecFlow
14 32 (3.65%) Subversion
15 30 (3.42%) CodeSonar
15 30 (3.42%) git-flow
15 30 (3.42%) Robot Framework
16 28 (3.20%) Visual Studio Team System
17 24 (2.74%) MSBuild
General
1 237 (27.05%) Finance
2 33 (3.77%) Banking
3 32 (3.65%) Retail
4 28 (3.20%) Front Office
5 26 (2.97%) Electronics
6 18 (2.05%) Law
7 17 (1.94%) Automotive
8 15 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.37%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.14%) Marketing
10 10 (1.14%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.03%) Back Office
12 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.57%) Military
12 5 (0.57%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.46%) Advertising
13 4 (0.46%) Games
14 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 670 (76.48%) .NET
2 300 (34.25%) ASP.NET
3 237 (27.05%) AngularJS
4 216 (24.66%) CSS
5 188 (21.46%) HTML
6 186 (21.23%) WPF
7 167 (19.06%) .NET Framework
8 147 (16.78%) Web Services
9 124 (14.16%) REST
10 123 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 123 (14.04%) WCF
11 114 (13.01%) React
12 109 (12.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 109 (12.44%) SOAP
13 105 (11.99%) RESTful
14 103 (11.76%) jQuery
15 89 (10.16%) XML
16 78 (8.90%) .NET Core
16 78 (8.90%) Entity Framework
17 65 (7.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 137 (15.64%) Greenfield Project
2 91 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 59 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (5.02%) Fintech
5 34 (3.88%) Algorithms
6 33 (3.77%) User Experience
7 28 (3.20%) Social Media
8 25 (2.85%) Embedded Systems
8 25 (2.85%) Hedge funds
9 24 (2.74%) Fixed Income
9 24 (2.74%) Public Cloud
10 22 (2.51%) Mobile App
11 20 (2.28%) Equities
12 19 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.94%) Data Structures
14 12 (1.37%) Derivative
14 12 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
15 8 (0.91%) Robotics
15 8 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 188 (21.46%) Windows
2 61 (6.96%) Android
3 56 (6.39%) Linux
4 55 (6.28%) Apple iOS
5 34 (3.88%) Mac OS X
6 12 (1.37%) Unix
7 11 (1.26%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.80%) Nucleus RTOS
8 7 (0.80%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 851 (97.15%) Software Engineering
2 514 (58.68%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (30.48%) OO
4 247 (28.20%) MVC
5 241 (27.51%) Continuous Integration
6 221 (25.23%) TDD
7 206 (23.52%) Scrum
8 141 (16.10%) Test Automation
9 119 (13.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 99 (11.30%) BDD
11 98 (11.19%) SOLID
12 93 (10.62%) Unit Testing
13 92 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
14 89 (10.16%) MVVM
15 87 (9.93%) DevOps
16 85 (9.70%) Multithreading
17 83 (9.47%) Kanban
18 77 (8.79%) OOP
19 75 (8.56%) Microservices
20 73 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 876 (100.00%) C#
2 384 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 350 (39.95%) SQL
4 241 (27.51%) C++
5 212 (24.20%) Java
6 97 (11.07%) Python
7 95 (10.84%) C
8 93 (10.62%) T-SQL
9 63 (7.19%) PowerShell
10 42 (4.79%) PL/SQL
11 40 (4.57%) PHP
12 32 (3.65%) Objective-C
13 30 (3.42%) Bash Shell
14 27 (3.08%) VB.NET
15 26 (2.97%) Scala
15 26 (2.97%) TypeScript
16 15 (1.71%) XAML
17 13 (1.48%) Ruby
18 9 (1.03%) MATLAB
19 8 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 113 (12.90%) Degree
2 64 (7.31%) Security Cleared
3 46 (5.25%) DV Cleared
4 30 (3.42%) CCNA
4 30 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (3.42%) CISSP
4 30 (3.42%) CompTIA Security+
4 30 (3.42%) GIAC
4 30 (3.42%) Linux+ Certification
4 30 (3.42%) MCSE
4 30 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (3.42%) Network+ Certification
4 30 (3.42%) SANS
4 30 (3.42%) SSCP
5 24 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.68%) PhD
8 2 (0.23%) HND
9 1 (0.11%) HNC
9 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.17%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) DICOM
3 3 (0.34%) GDPR
3 3 (0.34%) MISRA
4 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.11%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 15765
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (8.22%) Docker
2 30 (3.42%) vSphere
3 16 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.83%) Firmware
4 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (3.88%) Puppet
2 30 (3.42%) Salt
3 12 (1.37%) Kubernetes
3 12 (1.37%) Terraform
4 10 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.46%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 263 (30.02%) Microsoft
2 31 (3.54%) Google
3 16 (1.83%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.14%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.03%) Charles River
5 9 (1.03%) Oracle
6 8 (0.91%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.68%) MuleSoft
7 6 (0.68%) webMethods
8 5 (0.57%) Assembla
8 5 (0.57%) IBM
8 5 (0.57%) WorldPay
9 3 (0.34%) ATG
9 3 (0.34%) Calypso
9 3 (0.34%) hybris
9 3 (0.34%) Sun
9 3 (0.34%) VMware
10 2 (0.23%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.23%) SAP
10 2 (0.23%) SimCorp