The median annual salary for a C# Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Architect
UK
Rank 807 811 796
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Architect 57 138 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 56 134 132
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,250 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +8.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C# Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured C# Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Architect in the UK

C# Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for C# Architect in the UK

C# Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Architect over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Architect in the UK

C# Architect
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +12 57 £67,500 - 11
North West -9 23 £70,000 - 1
Manchester -19 23 £70,000 - 1
South East +43 10 £67,500 +8.00% 1
London +53 8 £70,000 -3.44% 4
West Midlands +32 8 £63,750 +34.21% 1
Hampshire - 8 £67,500 - 1
Staffordshire +12 4 £60,000 +26.31%
East of England +25 3 £60,000 - 3
Yorkshire +1 3 £67,500 +10.65% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
St Albans - 3 £60,000 - 1
South West +20 2 £60,000 -30.43%
Birmingham +17 2 £65,000 -27.77%
West Yorkshire +12 2 £68,750 +12.70% 1
Solihull - 2 £65,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £62,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £57,500 -
Brighton - 2 £62,500 -
Leeds -2 1 £80,000 +31.14% 1
Bristol -3 1 £60,000 -38.46%
Somerset - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 -
Southampton - 1 £70,000 -
City of London - 1 £80,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £75,000 - 1
Halifax - 1 £57,500 -
Harrogate - 1 £67,500 -
Bath - 1 - -

C# Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, C# Architect 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 featuring C# Architect in the job title.

1 121 (100.00%) C#
2 86 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (59.50%) .NET
4 52 (42.98%) Java
5 51 (42.15%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (40.50%) Scrum
7 44 (36.36%) OO
8 43 (35.54%) MVC
9 42 (34.71%) NoSQL
10 41 (33.88%) Relational Database
11 40 (33.06%) SQL Server
11 40 (33.06%) RDBMS
12 36 (29.75%) Microsoft
12 36 (29.75%) Kanban
12 36 (29.75%) Degree
13 33 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (27.27%) Automated Testing
14 31 (25.62%) OOA/OOD
14 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET
14 31 (25.62%) PHP
14 31 (25.62%) Computer Science
15 30 (24.79%) Data Structures
15 30 (24.79%) Algorithms
15 30 (24.79%) SQL
15 30 (24.79%) RUP
15 30 (24.79%) Risk Management
15 30 (24.79%) Presales
16 26 (21.49%) TDD
16 26 (21.49%) .NET Framework
17 25 (20.66%) SOA

C# Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (6.61%) Apache Spark
1 8 (6.61%) CMS
1 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.79%) IIS
3 5 (4.13%) EPiServer
3 5 (4.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.65%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.79%) SaaS
4 3 (2.48%) GitHub
5 2 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.83%) Force.com
6 1 (0.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (34.71%) NoSQL
2 41 (33.88%) Relational Database
3 40 (33.06%) RDBMS
3 40 (33.06%) SQL Server
4 12 (9.92%) Big Data
5 9 (7.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.61%) MySQL
7 5 (4.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.83%) HBase
9 1 (0.83%) Riak
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.96%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.31%) MSTest
4 4 (3.31%) NUnit
5 3 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.65%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (12.40%) Finance
2 3 (2.48%) Retail
3 2 (1.65%) Banking
3 2 (1.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Front Office
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (59.50%) .NET
2 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET
3 26 (21.49%) .NET Framework
4 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (11.57%) HTML
5 14 (11.57%) jQuery
5 14 (11.57%) WPF
6 13 (10.74%) AngularJS
6 13 (10.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (9.92%) Web Services
8 11 (9.09%) CSS
8 11 (9.09%) WCF
9 9 (7.44%) HTML5
9 9 (7.44%) LINQ
9 9 (7.44%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (7.44%) REST
9 9 (7.44%) XML
10 8 (6.61%) WF
11 7 (5.79%) RESTful
12 5 (4.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (25.62%) Computer Science
3 30 (24.79%) Algorithms
3 30 (24.79%) Data Structures
4 9 (7.44%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.31%) iPad
5 4 (3.31%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.48%) Blog
6 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.83%) Fedwire
8 1 (0.83%) Fintech
8 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.83%) iSeries
8 1 (0.83%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (42.15%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (40.50%) Scrum
4 44 (36.36%) OO
5 43 (35.54%) MVC
6 36 (29.75%) Kanban
7 33 (27.27%) Automated Testing
8 31 (25.62%) OOA/OOD
9 30 (24.79%) Presales
9 30 (24.79%) Risk Management
9 30 (24.79%) RUP
10 26 (21.49%) TDD
11 25 (20.66%) SOA
12 19 (15.70%) SDLC
13 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
14 13 (10.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
15 12 (9.92%) TOGAF
16 11 (9.09%) User Stories
17 10 (8.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (42.98%) Java
3 31 (25.62%) PHP
4 30 (24.79%) SQL
5 21 (17.36%) JavaScript
6 12 (9.92%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.61%) C++
7 8 (6.61%) Python
8 5 (4.13%) C
9 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.31%) Ruby
9 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.65%) F#
11 2 (1.65%) VBA
12 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (29.75%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (29.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.92%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.31%) NEC
5 2 (1.65%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.83%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.83%) Facebook
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.83%) TOWER Software
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Hampshire
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Leeds
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