Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 24 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
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 287 292
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 78 74 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.61% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 63 68 66
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12809 12111 12607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.99% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10245 10184 10464
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Manchester +7 65 £55,000 +18.28% 4
Cheshire -35 12 £42,500 +16.44% 2
Merseyside +19 1 £37,500 -1.96%
C# Software Engineer
England

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) C#
1 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 62 (79.49%) .NET
3 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (58.97%) HTML
5 44 (56.41%) JavaScript
5 44 (56.41%) ASP.NET
6 43 (55.13%) OO
6 43 (55.13%) SQL
7 40 (51.28%) CSS
8 39 (50.00%) Web Services
8 39 (50.00%) Java
9 36 (46.15%) Scrum
10 33 (42.31%) WCF
10 33 (42.31%) C++
11 32 (41.03%) WPF
12 31 (39.74%) Use Case
12 31 (39.74%) Finance
13 29 (37.18%) jQuery
14 28 (35.90%) XML
15 27 (34.62%) SOAP
15 27 (34.62%) MVVM
16 26 (33.33%) T-SQL
16 26 (33.33%) NUnit
17 25 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (32.05%) RUP
17 25 (32.05%) DSDM
17 25 (32.05%) RESTful
18 23 (29.49%) MSTest
18 23 (29.49%) XSLT

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (2.56%) Apache Pig
1 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.56%) IIS
1 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.28%) Predix
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.56%) npm
4 1 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.28%) Loggly
4 1 (1.28%) Serverless
4 1 (1.28%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.56%) AMQP
4 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.82%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.85%) Riak
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
6 2 (2.56%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.56%) MySQL
6 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) NUnit
2 23 (29.49%) MSTest
3 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
4 12 (15.38%) Subversion
5 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.85%) Selenium
6 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.85%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.56%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.56%) MSI
7 2 (2.56%) NuGet
7 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.56%) WiX
8 1 (1.28%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.28%) JIRA
8 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (39.74%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Games
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (79.49%) .NET
2 46 (58.97%) HTML
3 44 (56.41%) ASP.NET
4 40 (51.28%) CSS
5 39 (50.00%) Web Services
6 33 (42.31%) WCF
7 32 (41.03%) WPF
8 29 (37.18%) jQuery
9 28 (35.90%) XML
10 27 (34.62%) SOAP
11 25 (32.05%) RESTful
12 23 (29.49%) LINQ
12 23 (29.49%) Silverlight
12 23 (29.49%) WF
12 23 (29.49%) XSLT
13 22 (28.21%) .NET Framework
14 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
15 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.56%) PKI
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Xbox
5 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 10 (12.82%) Linux
3 7 (8.97%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (55.13%) OO
4 36 (46.15%) Scrum
5 31 (39.74%) Use Case
6 27 (34.62%) MVVM
7 25 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (32.05%) DSDM
7 25 (32.05%) RUP
8 23 (29.49%) Service Delivery
8 23 (29.49%) UML
9 22 (28.21%) MVC
10 13 (16.67%) TDD
11 12 (15.38%) Multithreading
12 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
13 10 (12.82%) Integration Testing
13 10 (12.82%) OOP
14 9 (11.54%) BDD
15 8 (10.26%) Change Management
15 8 (10.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 43 (55.13%) SQL
4 39 (50.00%) Java
5 33 (42.31%) C++
6 26 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
8 17 (21.79%) C
9 7 (8.97%) Embedded C
9 7 (8.97%) Python
9 7 (8.97%) Ruby
10 6 (7.69%) TypeScript
11 5 (6.41%) Scala
12 4 (5.13%) Go
13 3 (3.85%) Apple Swift
13 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
13 3 (3.85%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.85%) VBA
14 2 (2.56%) Haskell
14 2 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 10 (12.82%) DV Cleared
2 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) ISO 13485
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.41%) Puppet
2 3 (3.85%) Ansible
3 2 (2.56%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.28%) Nagios
4 1 (1.28%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.28%) Salt
4 1 (1.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.13%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle
5 2 (2.56%) IBM
5 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (1.28%) Atmel
6 1 (1.28%) New Relic
6 1 (1.28%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.28%) Splunk