Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 443 419
Rank change year-on-year +110 -24 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 227 120 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 0.39% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.40% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 194 113 262
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% -1.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £30,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%

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 30,465 30,088 40,033
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.90% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25,505 24,957 34,053
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 +20 80 £50,000 -2.44% 7
Thames Valley +23 45 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Surrey +16 35 £40,000 -20.00% 4
East Sussex +11 27 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Sussex +1 20 - -
Kent +35 18 £42,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +3 17 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Berkshire +2 15 £50,000 +16.28% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
C# Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, C# Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 227 (100.00%) C#
2 226 (99.56%) Software Engineering
3 168 (74.01%) .NET
4 108 (47.58%) SQL
5 104 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (40.97%) Windows
7 77 (33.92%) SQL Server
8 70 (30.84%) .NET Framework
9 63 (27.75%) Microsoft
10 60 (26.43%) WCF
11 59 (25.99%) ASP.NET
12 57 (25.11%) JavaScript
13 55 (24.23%) WPF
14 50 (22.03%) C++
15 48 (21.15%) MVC
15 48 (21.15%) XML
16 47 (20.70%) OO
16 47 (20.70%) Multithreading
16 47 (20.70%) AngularJS
17 41 (18.06%) Scrum
18 36 (15.86%) HTML
19 33 (14.54%) REST
19 33 (14.54%) React
20 32 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
21 30 (13.22%) SOAP
21 30 (13.22%) Visual Studio
21 30 (13.22%) OOP
22 28 (12.33%) Greenfield Project
23 25 (11.01%) Degree
23 25 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API

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 12 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.64%) IIS
3 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.96%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.13%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.29%) Network Security
3 2 (0.88%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (33.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.81%) NoSQL
2 20 (8.81%) RDBMS
2 20 (8.81%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.64%) MySQL
4 2 (0.88%) MariaDB
4 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.88%) Power BI
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (13.22%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.52%) Subversion
3 6 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.76%) Bugzilla
4 4 (1.76%) CruiseControl
4 4 (1.76%) Gemini Tracker
4 4 (1.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.76%) Hudson
4 4 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.88%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.88%) JIRA
5 2 (0.88%) Selenium
6 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (7.93%) Games
2 15 (6.61%) Finance
3 8 (3.52%) Retail
4 2 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (74.01%) .NET
2 70 (30.84%) .NET Framework
3 60 (26.43%) WCF
4 59 (25.99%) ASP.NET
5 55 (24.23%) WPF
6 48 (21.15%) XML
7 47 (20.70%) AngularJS
8 36 (15.86%) HTML
9 33 (14.54%) React
9 33 (14.54%) REST
10 30 (13.22%) SOAP
11 25 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (10.13%) Entity Framework
13 21 (9.25%) JSON
14 20 (8.81%) .NET Core
14 20 (8.81%) XSD
14 20 (8.81%) XSL
15 17 (7.49%) CSS
16 16 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.33%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (9.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.52%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.64%) Social Media
5 6 (2.64%) User Experience
6 4 (1.76%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.88%) EPoS
7 2 (0.88%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 93 (40.97%) Windows
2 9 (3.96%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.52%) Android
4 6 (2.64%) Linux
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (99.56%) Software Engineering
2 104 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (21.15%) MVC
4 47 (20.70%) Multithreading
4 47 (20.70%) OO
5 41 (18.06%) Scrum
6 30 (13.22%) OOP
7 24 (10.57%) Test Automation
8 23 (10.13%) Unit Testing
9 22 (9.69%) Microservices
9 22 (9.69%) Waterfall
10 21 (9.25%) Incident Management
11 18 (7.93%) OOD
12 17 (7.49%) High Availability
13 16 (7.05%) MVVM
14 15 (6.61%) Product Management
15 13 (5.73%) Game Development
15 13 (5.73%) ITSM
16 11 (4.85%) Coaching
16 11 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 227 (100.00%) C#
2 108 (47.58%) SQL
3 57 (25.11%) JavaScript
4 50 (22.03%) C++
5 17 (7.49%) VB.NET
6 13 (5.73%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.85%) C
8 10 (4.41%) Ada
8 10 (4.41%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.41%) VBScript
9 7 (3.08%) Python
10 6 (2.64%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.20%) Java
12 4 (1.76%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.88%) Perl
13 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.88%) Tcl
13 2 (0.88%) VB
13 2 (0.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 25 (11.01%) Degree
2 17 (7.49%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (5.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.88%) PhD
6 1 (0.44%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.93%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 19 (8.37%) Docker
2 10 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (7.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (27.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.41%) VMware
3 4 (1.76%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle
5 1 (0.44%) Google