Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 25 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 > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 416 420
Rank change year-on-year +74 +4 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 218 176 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 0.50% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.52% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 184 187 247
South East median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29620 33986 41473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 97.01% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24714 28477 34609
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in the South East

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for C# Software Engineer in the South East

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in the South East

C# Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 25 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
Hampshire +32 59 £46,250 -2.63% 5
Thames Valley +1 47 £42,500 +6.25% 3
West Sussex +9 33 £26,000 -42.22% 1
Surrey +34 31 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Kent +48 22 £47,500 +8.57% 1
East Sussex +9 22 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 21 £40,000 +70.21% 1
Berkshire +29 15 £52,500 +22.09%
Oxfordshire -1 11 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Isle of Wight +2 4 £24,000 -40.00%
C# Software Engineer
England

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 218 (100.00%) C#
2 211 (96.79%) Software Engineering
3 154 (70.64%) .NET
4 99 (45.41%) SQL
5 87 (39.91%) Windows
6 80 (36.70%) SQL Server
7 77 (35.32%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (31.65%) .NET Framework
9 63 (28.90%) WPF
10 60 (27.52%) JavaScript
10 60 (27.52%) Microsoft
11 55 (25.23%) OO
11 55 (25.23%) ASP.NET
11 55 (25.23%) WCF
12 51 (23.39%) C++
13 47 (21.56%) XML
14 43 (19.72%) MVC
15 42 (19.27%) AngularJS
15 42 (19.27%) Scrum
16 39 (17.89%) SOAP
16 39 (17.89%) REST
17 34 (15.60%) Microsoft Azure
18 33 (15.14%) Test Automation
19 31 (14.22%) HTML
20 30 (13.76%) Degree
20 30 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
20 30 (13.76%) React
21 28 (12.84%) Multithreading
22 26 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
22 26 (11.93%) JSON

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (4.59%) IIS
2 3 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.46%) Confluence
3 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.38%) HTTP
3 2 (0.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.92%) Intranet
3 2 (0.92%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (36.70%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.93%) Relational Database
3 24 (11.01%) RDBMS
4 12 (5.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.92%) MariaDB
5 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.92%) MySQL
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.92%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (10.09%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.59%) Subversion
3 8 (3.67%) CruiseControl
4 7 (3.21%) Bugzilla
4 7 (3.21%) Hudson
4 7 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.29%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.83%) JIRA
7 2 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.92%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.92%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.92%) NUnit
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.92%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.92%) Selenium
7 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.46%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (6.88%) Finance
1 15 (6.88%) Retail
2 9 (4.13%) Games
3 4 (1.83%) Back Office
4 3 (1.38%) Banking
5 2 (0.92%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (70.64%) .NET
2 69 (31.65%) .NET Framework
3 63 (28.90%) WPF
4 55 (25.23%) ASP.NET
4 55 (25.23%) WCF
5 47 (21.56%) XML
6 42 (19.27%) AngularJS
7 39 (17.89%) REST
7 39 (17.89%) SOAP
8 31 (14.22%) HTML
9 30 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 30 (13.76%) React
10 26 (11.93%) Entity Framework
10 26 (11.93%) JSON
11 24 (11.01%) .NET Core
12 23 (10.55%) XSD
12 23 (10.55%) XSL
13 20 (9.17%) CSS
14 15 (6.88%) WinForms
15 9 (4.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.55%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.96%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.05%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.67%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.75%) Social Media
6 5 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.38%) User Experience
8 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.92%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.46%) Fintech
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 87 (39.91%) Windows
2 9 (4.13%) Linux
3 8 (3.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (96.79%) Software Engineering
2 77 (35.32%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (25.23%) OO
4 43 (19.72%) MVC
5 42 (19.27%) Scrum
6 33 (15.14%) Test Automation
7 28 (12.84%) Multithreading
8 26 (11.93%) OOP
9 25 (11.47%) Microservices
10 24 (11.01%) Waterfall
11 21 (9.63%) OOD
12 13 (5.96%) SDLC
13 12 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (4.59%) Unit Testing
15 9 (4.13%) MVVM
16 8 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (3.67%) Configuration Management
16 8 (3.67%) Incident Management
16 8 (3.67%) Integration Testing
16 8 (3.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 218 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (45.41%) SQL
3 60 (27.52%) JavaScript
4 51 (23.39%) C++
5 18 (8.26%) Java
5 18 (8.26%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.88%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.42%) C
8 10 (4.59%) Python
9 8 (3.67%) Ada
9 8 (3.67%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.67%) VBScript
10 6 (2.75%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.75%) VB
11 5 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.38%) ANSI C
14 2 (0.92%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.92%) VC++
14 2 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (13.76%) Degree
2 23 (10.55%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.83%) PhD
5 1 (0.46%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.21%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.46%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.46%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (5.05%) Docker
2 10 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.34%) Oracle
3 8 (3.67%) VMware
4 3 (1.38%) Google