Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 512 561 536
Rank change year-on-year +49 -25 +92
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 890 789 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.46% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 710 782 980
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +143 333 £60,000 +4.35% 5
South East +61 214 £44,000 -2.22% 8
North of England -88 127 £52,500 +31.25% 14
East of England +61 118 £45,000 +16.88% 7
North West -16 76 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Midlands +16 63 £35,000 - 4
Yorkshire -61 49 £55,000 +41.03% 6
West Midlands +25 44 £40,000 +33.33% 4
South West -37 41 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East Midlands +13 24 £31,500 -
North East -6 2 £40,000 +15.11%
C# Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 890 (100.00%) C#
2 873 (98.09%) Software Engineering
3 635 (71.35%) .NET
4 490 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
5 484 (54.38%) SQL
6 370 (41.57%) JavaScript
7 316 (35.51%) ASP.NET
8 272 (30.56%) SQL Server
9 266 (29.89%) Finance
10 242 (27.19%) Microsoft
11 240 (26.97%) Scrum
12 230 (25.84%) OO
13 223 (25.06%) MVC
14 221 (24.83%) HTML
15 220 (24.72%) AngularJS
16 217 (24.38%) CSS
17 210 (23.60%) WPF
18 189 (21.24%) WCF
19 186 (20.90%) Windows
20 183 (20.56%) Degree
21 177 (19.89%) C++
22 173 (19.44%) Web Services
23 170 (19.10%) TDD
24 161 (18.09%) .NET Framework
25 151 (16.97%) T-SQL
26 144 (16.18%) Java
27 136 (15.28%) XML
28 132 (14.83%) Greenfield Project
29 131 (14.72%) ASP.NET Web API
30 127 (14.27%) jQuery

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 (2.13%) IIS
2 11 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.90%) Kentico
5 7 (0.79%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.45%) Confluence
7 3 (0.34%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.22%) CMS
8 2 (0.22%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.22%) WordPress
9 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.11%) Predix
9 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Markit EDM
1 3 (0.34%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 116 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.25%) SaaS
4 15 (1.69%) PaaS
5 11 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.90%) Office 365
7 4 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.45%) Force.com
7 4 (0.45%) Heroku
8 3 (0.34%) GitHub
8 3 (0.34%) IaaS
9 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.22%) Serverless
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.11%) Loggly
10 1 (0.11%) npm
10 1 (0.11%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.69%) HTTP
1 15 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.67%) SSL
3 5 (0.56%) Internet
4 4 (0.45%) AMQP
4 4 (0.45%) ATM
4 4 (0.45%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.22%) Intranet
5 2 (0.22%) Wireless
6 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.11%) RS-232
6 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.51%) Oracle Database
2 49 (5.51%) Oracle Database 10g
2 49 (5.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 44 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 38 (4.27%) MongoDB
4 38 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 30 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 20 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (1.57%) MySQL
8 11 (1.24%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.79%) Big Data
13 6 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.67%) Blockchain
13 6 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.56%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 91 (10.22%) Visual Studio
2 89 (10.00%) NUnit
3 62 (6.97%) Git (software)
4 48 (5.39%) MSTest
5 46 (5.17%) Subversion
6 39 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (3.26%) JIRA
8 23 (2.58%) TeamCity
9 20 (2.25%) Moq
10 13 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (1.35%) Jenkins
12 11 (1.24%) Hudson
13 8 (0.90%) CruiseControl
13 8 (0.90%) MSBuild
13 8 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (0.90%) Selenium
13 8 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (0.79%) Bugzilla
15 6 (0.67%) Fiddler
16 5 (0.56%) JUnit
General
1 266 (29.89%) Finance
2 112 (12.58%) Banking
3 78 (8.76%) Investment Banking
4 54 (6.07%) Front Office
5 49 (5.51%) Retail Banking
6 37 (4.16%) Retail
7 30 (3.37%) Electronics
8 24 (2.70%) Marketing
9 21 (2.36%) Manufacturing
10 18 (2.02%) Games
10 18 (2.02%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.69%) Back Office
12 12 (1.35%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.67%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.45%) Advertising
14 4 (0.45%) Law
15 3 (0.34%) Legal
15 3 (0.34%) Military
16 1 (0.11%) Automotive
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 635 (71.35%) .NET
2 316 (35.51%) ASP.NET
3 221 (24.83%) HTML
4 220 (24.72%) AngularJS
5 217 (24.38%) CSS
6 210 (23.60%) WPF
7 189 (21.24%) WCF
8 173 (19.44%) Web Services
9 161 (18.09%) .NET Framework
10 136 (15.28%) XML
11 131 (14.72%) ASP.NET Web API
12 127 (14.27%) jQuery
13 112 (12.58%) RESTful
14 104 (11.69%) REST
15 102 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
16 97 (10.90%) SOAP
17 82 (9.21%) Entity Framework
18 79 (8.88%) React
19 70 (7.87%) JSON
20 67 (7.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 132 (14.83%) Greenfield Project
2 124 (13.93%) Computer Science
3 63 (7.08%) Fintech
4 52 (5.84%) Credit Risk
5 49 (5.51%) Derivative
6 48 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (4.27%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (2.36%) User Experience
10 16 (1.80%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.69%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.57%) Hedge funds
13 12 (1.35%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.12%) Equities
14 10 (1.12%) Social Media
15 7 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
15 7 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (0.79%) Reinsurance
16 5 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
17 4 (0.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 186 (20.90%) Windows
2 29 (3.26%) Linux
3 20 (2.25%) Android
4 16 (1.80%) Windows 10
4 16 (1.80%) Windows 7
5 14 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.01%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.67%) Unix
9 4 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 873 (98.09%) Software Engineering
2 490 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (26.97%) Scrum
4 230 (25.84%) OO
5 223 (25.06%) MVC
6 170 (19.10%) TDD
7 93 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (10.34%) Test Automation
9 90 (10.11%) Analytics
10 80 (8.99%) MVVM
11 79 (8.88%) Microservices
12 73 (8.20%) Asset Management
12 73 (8.20%) SOLID
13 68 (7.64%) Multithreading
14 67 (7.53%) OOP
15 66 (7.42%) SDLC
16 63 (7.08%) Risk Analytics
17 60 (6.74%) Use Case
18 57 (6.40%) Unit Testing
19 56 (6.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 890 (100.00%) C#
2 484 (54.38%) SQL
3 370 (41.57%) JavaScript
4 177 (19.89%) C++
5 151 (16.97%) T-SQL
6 144 (16.18%) Java
7 54 (6.07%) PL/SQL
8 53 (5.96%) Python
9 47 (5.28%) C
10 44 (4.94%) VB.NET
11 25 (2.81%) Scala
12 18 (2.02%) TypeScript
13 17 (1.91%) Ruby
14 13 (1.46%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.12%) Ada
16 9 (1.01%) PHP
17 8 (0.90%) VB
17 8 (0.90%) VBScript
18 7 (0.79%) F#
18 7 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 183 (20.56%) Degree
2 44 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (4.83%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.12%) MCSD
7 10 (1.12%) PhD
8 4 (0.45%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.22%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.11%) HND
11 1 (0.11%) MCAD
11 1 (0.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.15%) QA
2 19 (2.13%) MiFID
3 17 (1.91%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.57%) SEPA
5 9 (1.01%) PMO
6 5 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.45%) ISO 13485
8 3 (0.34%) MISRA
8 3 (0.34%) MISRA C
9 2 (0.22%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 2 (0.22%) TickIT
10 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.11%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (2.70%) Docker
2 12 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.67%) Firmware
4 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (1.57%) Opsview
2 7 (0.79%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.56%) Puppet
5 4 (0.45%) Ansible
5 4 (0.45%) Nagios
5 4 (0.45%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.22%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.11%) Grafana
7 1 (0.11%) Graphite
7 1 (0.11%) Kibana
7 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.11%) Salt
7 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 242 (27.19%) Microsoft
2 77 (8.65%) Oracle
3 18 (2.02%) Splunk
4 15 (1.69%) SAP
5 13 (1.46%) Cadence
6 12 (1.35%) VMware
7 10 (1.12%) Xamarin
8 8 (0.90%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.79%) Google
10 5 (0.56%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.56%) New Relic
11 4 (0.45%) Apple
12 3 (0.34%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.34%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.22%) Fidessa
13 2 (0.22%) IBM
13 2 (0.22%) RedGate
14 1 (0.11%) BT
14 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.11%) Telerik