The median annual salary for a C# Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C# Architect
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 778 829 858
Rank change year-on-year +51 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Architect 94 95 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.098% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90 94 90
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £77,100
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Architect in the UK

C# Architect
Top 30 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 25 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
England +53 91 £67,500 +3.84% 7
London +26 32 £90,000 +24.13% 2
East of England +21 20 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Cambridgeshire - 17 £55,000 - 1
Cambridge - 17 £55,000 - 1
Manchester -25 13 £70,000 - 3
North West -41 13 £70,000 - 3
South East +45 10 £67,500 +22.72%
South West +10 8 £62,500 +31.57%
Hampshire - 8 £67,500 -
Somerset -1 6 £62,500 +31.57%
Bath -6 6 £62,500 +31.57%
Yorkshire +12 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Sheffield - 4 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
East Midlands +25 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Scotland +16 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £60,000 -
Wimbledon - 3 £75,000 -
West End of London - 3 £67,500 -
St Albans - 3 £60,000 - 1
Corby - 3 £60,000 -
City of London +25 2 £80,000 +28.00%
Edinburgh - 2 £47,500 -
Devon - 2 £67,500 -
Exeter - 2 £67,500 -
Glasgow +16 1 £70,000 +16.66%
West Midlands +9 1 £43,500 -23.34%
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £57,500 +9.52%

C# Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 151 (100.00%) C#
2 108 (71.52%) .NET
3 94 (62.25%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (39.74%) MVC
5 56 (37.09%) Java
6 53 (35.10%) SQL Server
7 51 (33.77%) SQL
7 51 (33.77%) Scrum
8 45 (29.80%) ASP.NET
8 45 (29.80%) Microsoft
9 44 (29.14%) JavaScript
10 41 (27.15%) OO
10 41 (27.15%) Relational Database
11 39 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (24.50%) Test Automation
12 37 (24.50%) SOA
13 34 (22.52%) TDD
14 33 (21.85%) Mentoring
15 32 (21.19%) RDBMS
15 32 (21.19%) PHP
15 32 (21.19%) NoSQL
16 31 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (20.53%) Kanban
17 29 (19.21%) Web Services
18 28 (18.54%) CSS
18 28 (18.54%) AngularJS
19 27 (17.88%) Degree
20 26 (17.22%) WCF
20 26 (17.22%) Presales
21 25 (16.56%) Analytical Skills

C# Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 16 (10.60%) Apache Spark
2 13 (8.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.64%) CMS
3 7 (4.64%) EPiServer
4 6 (3.97%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.99%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.32%) IIS
6 2 (1.32%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (7.95%) SaaS
4 8 (5.30%) GitHub
5 4 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.32%) Bluemix
7 2 (1.32%) IaaS
7 2 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.32%) PaaS
8 1 (0.66%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (35.10%) SQL Server
2 41 (27.15%) Relational Database
3 32 (21.19%) NoSQL
3 32 (21.19%) RDBMS
4 16 (10.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (10.60%) Big Data
4 16 (10.60%) MySQL
5 11 (7.28%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.32%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.66%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Jenkins
1 14 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (9.27%) TeamCity
2 10 (6.62%) NUnit
3 9 (5.96%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.30%) Selenium
4 8 (5.30%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.64%) Moq
5 7 (4.64%) MSBuild
5 7 (4.64%) Subversion
6 6 (3.97%) AppVeyor
6 6 (3.97%) JIRA
6 6 (3.97%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.32%) MSTest
7 2 (1.32%) PhantomJS
General
1 20 (13.25%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Banking
3 4 (2.65%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Back Office
4 1 (0.66%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (71.52%) .NET
2 45 (29.80%) ASP.NET
3 31 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (19.21%) Web Services
5 28 (18.54%) AngularJS
5 28 (18.54%) CSS
6 26 (17.22%) WCF
7 24 (15.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (15.23%) HTML
8 23 (15.23%) jQuery
9 22 (14.57%) .NET Framework
10 20 (13.25%) XML
11 15 (9.93%) REST
12 12 (7.95%) RabbitMQ
12 12 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (7.95%) WPF
13 11 (7.28%) HTML5
13 11 (7.28%) Kafka
13 11 (7.28%) RESTful
14 9 (5.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (15.23%) Computer Science
3 21 (13.91%) Algorithms
3 21 (13.91%) Data Structures
4 18 (11.92%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (7.95%) Fintech
5 12 (7.95%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.64%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.97%) iPad
8 4 (2.65%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.65%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.99%) Blog
10 2 (1.32%) Clustering
10 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.32%) Social Media
10 2 (1.32%) Social Network
10 2 (1.32%) User Experience
11 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.66%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.95%) Windows
2 10 (6.62%) Android
2 10 (6.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (62.25%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (39.74%) MVC
3 51 (33.77%) Scrum
4 41 (27.15%) OO
5 39 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (24.50%) SOA
6 37 (24.50%) Test Automation
7 34 (22.52%) TDD
8 33 (21.85%) Mentoring
9 31 (20.53%) Kanban
10 26 (17.22%) Presales
11 22 (14.57%) OOA/OOD
11 22 (14.57%) TOGAF
12 21 (13.91%) Risk Management
12 21 (13.91%) RUP
13 18 (11.92%) SDLC
14 17 (11.26%) Software Engineering
15 16 (10.60%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (10.60%) Open Source
15 16 (10.60%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 151 (100.00%) C#
2 56 (37.09%) Java
3 51 (33.77%) SQL
4 44 (29.14%) JavaScript
5 32 (21.19%) PHP
6 19 (12.58%) T-SQL
7 18 (11.92%) Python
8 12 (7.95%) Ruby
9 11 (7.28%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.31%) C++
11 4 (2.65%) VBA
12 3 (1.99%) C
13 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.66%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.66%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.66%) VB
14 1 (0.66%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (17.88%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.30%) SEPA
3 4 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 20 (13.25%) Docker
2 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (9.27%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.30%) Opsview
3 2 (1.32%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.32%) Puppet
3 2 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (29.80%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.30%) Splunk
3 6 (3.97%) Oracle
3 6 (3.97%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.32%) Google
4 2 (1.32%) IBM
4 2 (1.32%) VMware
5 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75k+ Bonus, 25 days and more
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago