Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 220 213
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 64 59 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.80% 0.79% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.81% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 45
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.28% -15.45% +46.67%
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +35.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in Manchester

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for C# Software Engineer in Manchester

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in Manchester

C# Software Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Stockport -11 1 - -
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 -
Sale - 1 £43,000 -
C# Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) C#
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (75.00%) .NET
4 38 (59.38%) OO
5 37 (57.81%) HTML
6 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
7 35 (54.69%) Scrum
8 32 (50.00%) WCF
8 32 (50.00%) Java
8 32 (50.00%) C++
8 32 (50.00%) Web Services
9 31 (48.44%) CSS
9 31 (48.44%) WPF
10 30 (46.88%) Use Case
10 30 (46.88%) ASP.NET
10 30 (46.88%) SQL
11 29 (45.31%) Finance
12 27 (42.19%) XML
12 27 (42.19%) jQuery
13 26 (40.63%) SOAP
13 26 (40.63%) MVVM
14 25 (39.06%) NUnit
15 24 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (37.50%) RUP
15 24 (37.50%) DSDM
15 24 (37.50%) RESTful
16 23 (35.94%) T-SQL
17 22 (34.38%) PL/SQL
17 22 (34.38%) XSLT

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
1 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.13%) IIS
1 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Predix
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) npm
4 1 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.56%) Loggly
4 1 (1.56%) Serverless
4 1 (1.56%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Bluetooth
2 3 (4.69%) HTTP
3 2 (3.13%) AMQP
4 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.69%) Riak
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.13%) Big Data
6 2 (3.13%) Couchbase
6 2 (3.13%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.13%) MySQL
6 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (39.06%) NUnit
2 22 (34.38%) MSTest
3 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
4 12 (18.75%) Subversion
5 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.69%) Selenium
6 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.69%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.13%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.13%) MSI
7 2 (3.13%) NuGet
7 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.13%) WiX
8 1 (1.56%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.56%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Military
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Automotive
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (75.00%) .NET
2 37 (57.81%) HTML
3 32 (50.00%) WCF
3 32 (50.00%) Web Services
4 31 (48.44%) CSS
4 31 (48.44%) WPF
5 30 (46.88%) ASP.NET
6 27 (42.19%) jQuery
6 27 (42.19%) XML
7 26 (40.63%) SOAP
8 24 (37.50%) RESTful
9 22 (34.38%) LINQ
9 22 (34.38%) Silverlight
9 22 (34.38%) WF
9 22 (34.38%) XSLT
10 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
11 13 (20.31%) .NET Framework
12 12 (18.75%) HTML5
13 8 (12.50%) NancyFx
13 8 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.13%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.13%) PKI
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) Xbox
6 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Linux
3 7 (10.94%) Android
4 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (59.38%) OO
4 35 (54.69%) Scrum
5 30 (46.88%) Use Case
6 26 (40.63%) MVVM
7 24 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (37.50%) DSDM
7 24 (37.50%) RUP
8 22 (34.38%) Service Delivery
8 22 (34.38%) UML
9 12 (18.75%) TDD
10 11 (17.19%) Test Automation
11 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
11 10 (15.63%) MVC
12 9 (14.06%) BDD
13 8 (12.50%) Change Management
13 8 (12.50%) Code Coverage
13 8 (12.50%) OOP
13 8 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 32 (50.00%) C++
3 32 (50.00%) Java
4 30 (46.88%) SQL
5 23 (35.94%) T-SQL
6 22 (34.38%) PL/SQL
7 16 (25.00%) C
8 7 (10.94%) Python
8 7 (10.94%) Ruby
9 6 (9.38%) Embedded C
10 5 (7.81%) Scala
11 4 (6.25%) Go
12 3 (4.69%) Apple Swift
12 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
12 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
13 2 (3.13%) Clojure
13 2 (3.13%) Haskell
13 2 (3.13%) Perl
13 2 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 10 (15.63%) DV Cleared
2 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) ISO 13485
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Docker
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.81%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) Ansible
3 2 (3.13%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.56%) Salt
4 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.25%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) New Relic
6 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.56%) Splunk