The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Software Engineer
England / North West
Rank 217 190 213
Rank change year-on-year -27 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 40 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.66% 0.89% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.91% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 34
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5865 5483 6340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.72% 97.06% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4606 5110
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured C# Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in the North West

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for C# Software Engineer in the North West

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in the North West

C# Software Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -45 26 £52,500 +10.52% 7
Cheshire +26 11 £36,500 -18.88% 2
Lancashire - 3 £32,500 -
C# Software Engineer
England

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North West region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 66 (95.65%) Software Engineering
3 58 (84.06%) .NET
4 52 (75.36%) SQL
5 48 (69.57%) ASP.NET
6 47 (68.12%) JavaScript
7 46 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (62.32%) WPF
9 42 (60.87%) HTML
10 41 (59.42%) WCF
11 39 (56.52%) OO
12 38 (55.07%) Web Services
13 36 (52.17%) CSS
14 34 (49.28%) jQuery
15 33 (47.83%) Java
15 33 (47.83%) C++
16 31 (44.93%) XML
17 30 (43.48%) SOAP
17 30 (43.48%) Scrum
18 29 (42.03%) RESTful
18 29 (42.03%) MVVM
19 28 (40.58%) T-SQL
19 28 (40.58%) Finance
20 27 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (34.78%) WF
21 24 (34.78%) Silverlight
21 24 (34.78%) LINQ
21 24 (34.78%) Use Case
21 24 (34.78%) MSTest
21 24 (34.78%) NUnit

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.45%) CMS
1 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.45%) IIS
1 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (1.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) LAN
2 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.80%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) MSTest
1 24 (34.78%) NUnit
2 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.70%) Subversion
5 4 (5.80%) Jasmine
5 4 (5.80%) JIRA
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (84.06%) .NET
2 48 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 43 (62.32%) WPF
4 42 (60.87%) HTML
5 41 (59.42%) WCF
6 38 (55.07%) Web Services
7 36 (52.17%) CSS
8 34 (49.28%) jQuery
9 31 (44.93%) XML
10 30 (43.48%) SOAP
11 29 (42.03%) RESTful
12 24 (34.78%) LINQ
12 24 (34.78%) Silverlight
12 24 (34.78%) WF
12 24 (34.78%) XSLT
13 16 (23.19%) .NET Framework
13 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (23.19%) Entity Framework
14 10 (14.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.80%) iPad
3 4 (5.80%) Xbox
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 46 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (56.52%) OO
4 30 (43.48%) Scrum
5 29 (42.03%) MVVM
6 27 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (34.78%) DSDM
7 24 (34.78%) RUP
7 24 (34.78%) Service Delivery
7 24 (34.78%) UML
7 24 (34.78%) Use Case
8 22 (31.88%) MVC
9 13 (18.84%) Multithreading
10 10 (14.49%) TDD
11 8 (11.59%) SOA
12 7 (10.14%) Multithreaded Programming
13 5 (7.25%) BDD
13 5 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
14 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (75.36%) SQL
3 47 (68.12%) JavaScript
4 33 (47.83%) C++
4 33 (47.83%) Java
5 28 (40.58%) T-SQL
6 24 (34.78%) PL/SQL
7 7 (10.14%) C
7 7 (10.14%) TypeScript
8 6 (8.70%) Embedded C
9 5 (7.25%) Python
10 4 (5.80%) R
11 3 (4.35%) Delphi
11 3 (4.35%) Pascal
12 1 (1.45%) PHP
12 1 (1.45%) Ruby
12 1 (1.45%) Scala
12 1 (1.45%) VB
12 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.45%) DevExpress
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