Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1079 1084 1128
Rank change year-on-year +5 +44 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Architect 110 153 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.081% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.084% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 103 139 155
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £102,000 £83,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +12.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

C# Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured C# Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Architect in the UK

C# Architect
Top 15 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 6 months to 23 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
England -9 104 £70,000 - 6
UK excluding London -9 59 £60,000 -14.29% 5
London +20 50 £83,750 +11.67% 1
North of England -14 21 £55,000 -21.43% 2
North West -35 19 £55,000 -21.43% 2
East of England +5 12 £72,500 +20.83% 2
South East +22 9 £65,000 +15.56% 1
Midlands +6 9 £60,000 -12.73%
East Midlands +20 7 £60,000 -14.29%
Scotland -6 4 £58,750 -2.08%
South West +7 3 £60,000 -30.43%
West Midlands +9 2 £58,750 +2.17%
Yorkshire +24 1 £36,500 -47.86%
North East - 1 £70,000 -
Wales - 1 £50,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 110 (100.00%) C#
2 95 (86.36%) .NET
3 57 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (48.18%) SQL Server
5 45 (40.91%) MVC
6 44 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
8 32 (29.09%) SQL
9 31 (28.18%) ASP.NET
10 26 (23.64%) Finance
11 25 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (21.82%) HTML
12 24 (21.82%) Java
12 24 (21.82%) SDLC
13 23 (20.91%) CSS
14 21 (19.09%) TDD
14 21 (19.09%) SOA
14 21 (19.09%) Web Services
14 21 (19.09%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (18.18%) Scrum
16 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
18 14 (12.73%) TOGAF
18 14 (12.73%) WCF
18 14 (12.73%) Test Automation
18 14 (12.73%) Mentoring
18 14 (12.73%) Docker
19 13 (11.82%) User Stories
19 13 (11.82%) Degree

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 5 (4.55%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.64%) IIS
3 3 (2.73%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.91%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (19.09%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.36%) PaaS
4 5 (4.55%) GitHub
4 5 (4.55%) IaaS
4 5 (4.55%) SaaS
5 3 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.73%) Bluemix
5 3 (2.73%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.91%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.91%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) HTTP
2 3 (2.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) Firewall
4 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (48.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.18%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.55%) Big Data
5 5 (4.55%) MySQL
6 4 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.64%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.64%) MariaDB
6 4 (3.64%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.91%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.91%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.91%) Power BI
8 1 (0.91%) Spark SQL
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Selenium
2 10 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.27%) NUnit
4 6 (5.45%) Subversion
5 5 (4.55%) JIRA
5 5 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.64%) AppVeyor
6 4 (3.64%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.64%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.73%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.73%) PhantomJS
7 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.82%) MSTest
9 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.91%) JBehave
9 1 (0.91%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (23.64%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Retail
3 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.73%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Law
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (86.36%) .NET
2 31 (28.18%) ASP.NET
3 24 (21.82%) HTML
4 23 (20.91%) CSS
5 21 (19.09%) Web Services
6 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (12.73%) WCF
8 13 (11.82%) HTML5
9 12 (10.91%) Node.js
9 12 (10.91%) RESTful
9 12 (10.91%) WPF
10 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (10.00%) jQuery
10 11 (10.00%) XML
11 10 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 10 (9.09%) REST
12 8 (7.27%) CSS3
12 8 (7.27%) SOAP
13 7 (6.36%) .NET Framework
14 6 (5.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.36%) Fintech
3 6 (5.45%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.64%) iPad
6 3 (2.73%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.73%) Clustering
6 3 (2.73%) Derivative
6 3 (2.73%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.73%) Social Media
6 3 (2.73%) Social Network
6 3 (2.73%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.91%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (1.82%) Android
2 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.82%) VMS
3 1 (0.91%) Linux
3 1 (0.91%) Unix
3 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (40.91%) MVC
3 24 (21.82%) SDLC
4 21 (19.09%) SOA
4 21 (19.09%) TDD
5 20 (18.18%) Scrum
6 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.73%) Mentoring
7 14 (12.73%) Test Automation
7 14 (12.73%) TOGAF
8 13 (11.82%) User Stories
9 10 (9.09%) BDD
9 10 (9.09%) Line Management
9 10 (9.09%) Microservices
9 10 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.18%) DevOps
10 9 (8.18%) Low Latency
10 9 (8.18%) OO
11 8 (7.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (29.09%) SQL
4 24 (21.82%) Java
5 12 (10.91%) C++
6 9 (8.18%) Python
7 6 (5.45%) Ruby
8 5 (4.55%) PHP
8 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.64%) C++/CLI
9 4 (3.64%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.82%) Go
10 2 (1.82%) Scala
11 1 (0.91%) R
11 1 (0.91%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.73%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Docker
2 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.91%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.45%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.45%) Puppet
3 3 (2.73%) Opsview
3 3 (2.73%) Terraform
4 2 (1.82%) Ansible
5 1 (0.91%) Mesos
5 1 (0.91%) Salt
5 1 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Oracle
3 4 (3.64%) Google
3 4 (3.64%) IBM
4 3 (2.73%) Splunk
4 3 (2.73%) VMware
5 1 (0.91%) BT
5 1 (0.91%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.91%) Greenplum
5 1 (0.91%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.91%) Informatica
5 1 (0.91%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.91%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.91%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.91%) Talend
5 1 (0.91%) Yahoo!