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 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 205 213
Rank change year-on-year -23 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 41 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.60% 0.41% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.42% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 43
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.62%  

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 6598 5504 6187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.66% 97.74% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5394 4671 5060
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -20 29 £55,000 - 6
Cheshire -21 11 £50,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
C# Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 80 (100.00%) C#
2 77 (96.25%) Software Engineering
3 65 (81.25%) .NET
4 56 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 54 (67.50%) SQL
6 53 (66.25%) HTML
7 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (62.50%) JavaScript
9 48 (60.00%) Web Services
10 46 (57.50%) CSS
11 44 (55.00%) OO
12 41 (51.25%) Java
13 36 (45.00%) WPF
14 35 (43.75%) WCF
14 35 (43.75%) Scrum
15 34 (42.50%) C++
15 34 (42.50%) XML
16 33 (41.25%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (40.00%) SOAP
17 32 (40.00%) T-SQL
18 29 (36.25%) jQuery
19 28 (35.00%) Finance
19 28 (35.00%) MVC
20 27 (33.75%) NUnit
21 26 (32.50%) Use Case
21 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
22 25 (31.25%) MSTest
22 25 (31.25%) RESTful
22 25 (31.25%) MVVM
22 25 (31.25%) WF

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.75%) LAN
2 3 (3.75%) SSL
2 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.00%) Big Data
3 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.50%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.25%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 27 (33.75%) NUnit
2 25 (31.25%) MSTest
3 10 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.50%) Subversion
6 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.75%) Moq
7 3 (3.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (2.50%) Selenium
9 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (35.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Games
3 4 (5.00%) Advertising
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Automotive
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (81.25%) .NET
2 56 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 53 (66.25%) HTML
4 48 (60.00%) Web Services
5 46 (57.50%) CSS
6 36 (45.00%) WPF
7 35 (43.75%) WCF
8 34 (42.50%) XML
9 32 (40.00%) SOAP
10 29 (36.25%) jQuery
11 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (31.25%) LINQ
12 25 (31.25%) RESTful
12 25 (31.25%) Silverlight
12 25 (31.25%) WF
12 25 (31.25%) XSLT
13 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (26.25%) .NET Framework
15 20 (25.00%) REST
16 19 (23.75%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.75%) iPad
4 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.50%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.75%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) Android
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (96.25%) Software Engineering
2 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (55.00%) OO
4 35 (43.75%) Scrum
5 33 (41.25%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (35.00%) MVC
7 26 (32.50%) Use Case
8 25 (31.25%) DSDM
8 25 (31.25%) MVVM
8 25 (31.25%) RUP
8 25 (31.25%) Service Delivery
8 25 (31.25%) UML
9 20 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 19 (23.75%) SOA
11 14 (17.50%) Multithreaded Programming
12 12 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (13.75%) TDD
14 7 (8.75%) SOLID
15 6 (7.50%) DevOps
15 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) C#
2 54 (67.50%) SQL
3 50 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 41 (51.25%) Java
5 34 (42.50%) C++
6 32 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 25 (31.25%) PL/SQL
8 16 (20.00%) TypeScript
9 6 (7.50%) C
9 6 (7.50%) Embedded C
10 5 (6.25%) Ruby
11 4 (5.00%) Python
12 3 (3.75%) Delphi
12 3 (3.75%) Pascal
12 3 (3.75%) PHP
12 3 (3.75%) R
12 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.50%) Apple Swift
13 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.50%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.25%) Google
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