Period
to 23 October 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 October 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
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 589 541
Rank change year-on-year +67 -48 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 900 804 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.42% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 732 793 1041
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

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 168119 182893 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 134641 153253 174947
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 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in the UK

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for C# Software Engineer in the UK

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in the UK

C# Software Engineer
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# Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +67 846 £50,000 +11.11% 42
UK excluding London +11 559 £45,000 +8.43% 39
London +128 325 £62,500 +8.70% 7
South East +37 177 £44,500 -1.11% 12
North of England -91 126 £50,000 +25.00% 12
East of England +69 115 £45,000 +18.42% 4
North West +14 76 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Midlands +19 65 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Yorkshire -67 47 £55,000 +44.74% 7
West Midlands +15 46 £35,000 +16.67% 2
South West +5 46 £40,000 -6.98% 4
Scotland +8 33 £40,000 +9.59% 2
East Midlands +11 26 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Wales +17 5 £45,000 +46.34% 2
North East 0 3 £40,000 +15.11%

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 900 (100.00%) C#
2 880 (97.78%) Software Engineering
3 682 (75.78%) .NET
4 501 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
5 491 (54.56%) SQL
6 365 (40.56%) JavaScript
7 324 (36.00%) ASP.NET
8 272 (30.22%) SQL Server
9 264 (29.33%) Finance
10 253 (28.11%) OO
11 240 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 235 (26.11%) Scrum
13 226 (25.11%) HTML
14 223 (24.78%) MVC
15 215 (23.89%) WPF
15 215 (23.89%) AngularJS
16 203 (22.56%) CSS
17 198 (22.00%) Degree
18 197 (21.89%) WCF
19 189 (21.00%) C++
20 181 (20.11%) Windows
21 179 (19.89%) Web Services
22 172 (19.11%) TDD
23 163 (18.11%) Java
24 162 (18.00%) .NET Framework
25 145 (16.11%) T-SQL
26 137 (15.22%) XML
27 134 (14.89%) Computer Science
28 133 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
29 131 (14.56%) jQuery

C# Software Engineer 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 17 (1.89%) IIS
2 8 (0.89%) Kentico
3 7 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.33%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.22%) CMS
6 2 (0.22%) Confluence
6 2 (0.22%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.22%) WordPress
7 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.11%) Predix
Applications
1 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.33%) Markit EDM
1 3 (0.33%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 108 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.67%) SaaS
4 19 (2.11%) PaaS
5 7 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.56%) GitHub
6 5 (0.56%) Office 365
7 4 (0.44%) Force.com
7 4 (0.44%) Heroku
8 3 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.33%) IaaS
9 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.22%) Serverless
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.11%) Loggly
10 1 (0.11%) npm
10 1 (0.11%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.11%) HTTP
2 9 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.78%) SSL
4 5 (0.56%) Internet
5 4 (0.44%) AMQP
5 4 (0.44%) ATM
5 4 (0.44%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.22%) Intranet
6 2 (0.22%) Wireless
7 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.11%) RTSP
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (30.22%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 49 (5.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 49 (5.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 47 (5.22%) NoSQL
5 39 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 37 (4.11%) MongoDB
7 26 (2.89%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.78%) Big Data
8 16 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.44%) MySQL
9 13 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.22%) GIS
12 8 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.78%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.78%) Redis
13 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.67%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 99 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 86 (9.56%) Git (software)
3 85 (9.44%) NUnit
4 50 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 48 (5.33%) Subversion
6 47 (5.22%) MSTest
7 33 (3.67%) JIRA
8 24 (2.67%) TeamCity
9 21 (2.33%) Moq
10 17 (1.89%) Jenkins
11 13 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (1.22%) NetBeans
13 10 (1.11%) MSBuild
13 10 (1.11%) Selenium
14 9 (1.00%) Hudson
15 7 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
15 7 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 6 (0.67%) CruiseControl
16 6 (0.67%) Fiddler
17 5 (0.56%) NuGet
General
1 264 (29.33%) Finance
2 115 (12.78%) Banking
3 78 (8.67%) Investment Banking
4 53 (5.89%) Front Office
5 49 (5.44%) Retail Banking
6 31 (3.44%) Electronics
6 31 (3.44%) Retail
7 24 (2.67%) Marketing
8 22 (2.44%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.89%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.78%) Back Office
11 15 (1.67%) Games
12 11 (1.22%) Advertising
13 9 (1.00%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.56%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.44%) Law
16 3 (0.33%) Legal
16 3 (0.33%) Military
17 2 (0.22%) Automotive
18 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 682 (75.78%) .NET
2 324 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 226 (25.11%) HTML
4 215 (23.89%) AngularJS
4 215 (23.89%) WPF
5 203 (22.56%) CSS
6 197 (21.89%) WCF
7 179 (19.89%) Web Services
8 162 (18.00%) .NET Framework
9 137 (15.22%) XML
10 133 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 131 (14.56%) jQuery
12 119 (13.22%) RESTful
13 110 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 105 (11.67%) SOAP
15 104 (11.56%) REST
16 91 (10.11%) Entity Framework
17 75 (8.33%) React
18 73 (8.11%) HTML5
19 69 (7.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 134 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 126 (14.00%) Greenfield Project
3 71 (7.89%) Fintech
4 52 (5.78%) Credit Risk
5 50 (5.56%) Derivative
6 47 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (4.44%) Algorithms
8 25 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (2.22%) User Experience
10 19 (2.11%) Data Structures
10 19 (2.11%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.33%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.22%) Robotics
13 10 (1.11%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (0.89%) Reinsurance
15 7 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
15 7 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (0.78%) Social Media
16 5 (0.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 181 (20.11%) Windows
2 29 (3.22%) Android
3 28 (3.11%) Linux
4 18 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.44%) Windows 10
5 13 (1.44%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.44%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.67%) Unix
9 4 (0.44%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 880 (97.78%) Software Engineering
2 501 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
3 253 (28.11%) OO
4 235 (26.11%) Scrum
5 223 (24.78%) MVC
6 172 (19.11%) TDD
7 95 (10.56%) Test Automation
8 91 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (9.33%) Analytics
10 82 (9.11%) SOLID
11 74 (8.22%) Microservices
12 73 (8.11%) MVVM
13 71 (7.89%) Asset Management
14 69 (7.67%) SDLC
15 65 (7.22%) OOP
16 62 (6.89%) Unit Testing
17 61 (6.78%) Risk Analytics
18 59 (6.56%) Multithreading
18 59 (6.56%) Use Case
19 58 (6.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 900 (100.00%) C#
2 491 (54.56%) SQL
3 365 (40.56%) JavaScript
4 189 (21.00%) C++
5 163 (18.11%) Java
6 145 (16.11%) T-SQL
7 59 (6.56%) PL/SQL
8 57 (6.33%) Python
9 53 (5.89%) VB.NET
10 51 (5.67%) C
11 24 (2.67%) Scala
11 24 (2.67%) TypeScript
12 14 (1.56%) Ruby
13 12 (1.33%) F#
14 11 (1.22%) PHP
15 10 (1.11%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.00%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.89%) Ada
17 8 (0.89%) MATLAB
18 7 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 198 (22.00%) Degree
2 44 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.22%) PhD
7 10 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.67%) MCSD
9 5 (0.56%) MCP
10 3 (0.33%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.33%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.22%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.11%) HND
12 1 (0.11%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.22%) QA
2 20 (2.22%) MiFID
3 17 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.78%) SEPA
5 6 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.67%) PMO
6 4 (0.44%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.33%) MISRA
7 3 (0.33%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.22%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 2 (0.22%) TickIT
9 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.11%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 19 (2.11%) Docker
2 10 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (1.78%) Opsview
2 5 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.44%) Ansible
3 4 (0.44%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.44%) Nagios
3 4 (0.44%) Puppet
3 4 (0.44%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.22%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.11%) Salt
5 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 240 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 80 (8.89%) Oracle
3 20 (2.22%) Splunk
4 15 (1.67%) SAP
5 11 (1.22%) Cadence
6 10 (1.11%) VMware
6 10 (1.11%) Xamarin
7 8 (0.89%) Atlassian
8 7 (0.78%) Google
9 5 (0.56%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.44%) Apple
10 4 (0.44%) New Relic
11 3 (0.33%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.22%) IBM
12 2 (0.22%) RedGate
12 2 (0.22%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.11%) SaltStack
13 1 (0.11%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.11%) Telerik