The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 467 542 522
Rank change year-on-year +75 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 442 473 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 387 414 492
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
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# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in the UK

C# Software Engineer
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# Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +69 416 £45,000 -5.26% 78
London +81 108 £57,500 - 16
South East -6 84 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Yorkshire +59 62 £45,000 -5.26% 11
East of England +18 46 £45,000 -10.00% 8
South West +33 41 £42,000 -11.57% 11
North West -22 40 £50,000 +5.26% 8
West Yorkshire +35 36 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Leeds +29 30 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Hampshire +24 29 £52,500 +13.51% 7
Cambridgeshire +26 26 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Manchester -43 26 £52,500 +10.52% 6
North Yorkshire +26 25 £44,000 -12.00% 5
Cambridge +18 25 £45,000 -14.28% 5
West Sussex +25 21 £42,500 -22.72% 2
East Midlands +13 21 £43,500 -3.33% 7
Wales +21 16 £45,269 +25.74% 4
Dorset +48 15 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Harrogate - 15 £44,000 - 3
Southampton +21 14 £55,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +17 14 £43,750 -2.77%
Leicestershire - 14 £44,500 - 2
West Midlands +31 13 £37,000 +48.00% 2
South Wales +24 13 £45,269 +25.74% 2
Leicester - 13 £43,750 - 2
Cheshire +16 11 £36,500 -18.88% 2
Milton Keynes +16 11 £45,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire +5 11 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Bristol -1 11 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Wimbledon - 9 £72,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 817 (100.00%) C#
2 804 (98.41%) Software Engineering
3 650 (79.56%) .NET
4 417 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
5 382 (46.76%) ASP.NET
6 339 (41.49%) SQL
7 329 (40.27%) JavaScript
8 302 (36.96%) SQL Server
9 281 (34.39%) HTML
10 272 (33.29%) C++
11 269 (32.93%) MVC
12 232 (28.40%) CSS
13 217 (26.56%) OO
14 201 (24.60%) Java
15 179 (21.91%) WPF
16 175 (21.42%) Scrum
17 174 (21.30%) jQuery
18 172 (21.05%) .NET Framework
18 172 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 167 (20.44%) WCF
20 162 (19.83%) TDD
21 160 (19.58%) Microsoft
22 159 (19.46%) Web Services
23 149 (18.24%) Finance
24 145 (17.75%) Windows
25 133 (16.28%) Visual Studio
26 130 (15.91%) AngularJS
27 129 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
28 128 (15.67%) Degree
29 119 (14.57%) XML

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 40 (4.90%) IIS
2 30 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 27 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.20%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.71%) CMS
6 10 (1.22%) Apache Pig
6 10 (1.22%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.61%) Apache
8 4 (0.49%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.12%) Drupal
10 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 66 (8.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (4.04%) Office 365
3 28 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (3.18%) SaaS
5 15 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.37%) Data Lake Analytics
6 3 (0.37%) GitHub
6 3 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.37%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.57%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.47%) Network Security
3 11 (1.35%) HTTP
4 5 (0.61%) SSL
5 4 (0.49%) Firewall
5 4 (0.49%) NFC
5 4 (0.49%) SMPP
5 4 (0.49%) SMS
6 3 (0.37%) Internet
6 3 (0.37%) LAN
6 3 (0.37%) WAN
7 2 (0.24%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.24%) RS-232
7 2 (0.24%) RS-485
7 2 (0.24%) Wireless
8 1 (0.12%) Broadband
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.12%) LDAP
8 1 (0.12%) Multicast
8 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 45 (5.51%) Relational Database
4 39 (4.77%) MongoDB
5 32 (3.92%) Big Data
6 28 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (2.69%) MySQL
8 20 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.84%) Redis
10 12 (1.47%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.22%) Apache Hive
12 10 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.10%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.73%) Couchbase
15 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (0.61%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 133 (16.28%) Visual Studio
2 94 (11.51%) NUnit
3 75 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 72 (8.81%) MSTest
5 58 (7.10%) Subversion
6 47 (5.75%) Git (software)
7 44 (5.39%) TeamCity
8 32 (3.92%) Jenkins
9 30 (3.67%) JIRA
10 29 (3.55%) MSBuild
11 28 (3.43%) Octopus Deploy
12 21 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (2.45%) Eclipse
14 18 (2.20%) Maven
15 16 (1.96%) Moq
16 11 (1.35%) Selenium
17 9 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 8 (0.98%) Hudson
19 7 (0.86%) Bugzilla
19 7 (0.86%) CruiseControl
General
1 149 (18.24%) Finance
2 49 (6.00%) Banking
3 28 (3.43%) Electronics
3 28 (3.43%) Games
4 19 (2.33%) Retail
5 14 (1.71%) Legal
5 14 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.59%) Marketing
7 9 (1.10%) Automotive
7 9 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.73%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.37%) Front Office
10 3 (0.37%) Military
11 2 (0.24%) Back Office
11 2 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) German Language
12 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 650 (79.56%) .NET
2 382 (46.76%) ASP.NET
3 281 (34.39%) HTML
4 232 (28.40%) CSS
5 179 (21.91%) WPF
6 174 (21.30%) jQuery
7 172 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 172 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 167 (20.44%) WCF
9 159 (19.46%) Web Services
10 130 (15.91%) AngularJS
11 119 (14.57%) XML
12 113 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 105 (12.85%) SOAP
14 99 (12.12%) RESTful
15 91 (11.14%) HTML5
16 80 (9.79%) LINQ
17 70 (8.57%) XSLT
18 67 (8.20%) Silverlight
19 63 (7.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.14%) Algorithms
3 41 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (3.67%) Fintech
5 25 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.94%) User Experience
7 18 (2.20%) Mainframe
8 15 (1.84%) iPad
9 12 (1.47%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.47%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (0.98%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (0.73%) Xbox
14 5 (0.61%) Social Media
15 3 (0.37%) Smartcard
15 3 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 145 (17.75%) Windows
2 64 (7.83%) Linux
3 26 (3.18%) Android
4 22 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.73%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.73%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.49%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.37%) Unix
7 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (98.41%) Software Engineering
2 417 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
3 269 (32.93%) MVC
4 217 (26.56%) OO
5 175 (21.42%) Scrum
6 162 (19.83%) TDD
7 129 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 108 (13.22%) MVVM
9 104 (12.73%) Multithreading
10 98 (12.00%) UML
11 90 (11.02%) Mathematics
12 79 (9.67%) Unit Testing
13 67 (8.20%) Service Delivery
14 63 (7.71%) OOP
14 63 (7.71%) Use Case
15 62 (7.59%) DSDM
15 62 (7.59%) RUP
16 61 (7.47%) BDD
17 55 (6.73%) DevOps
18 52 (6.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 817 (100.00%) C#
2 339 (41.49%) SQL
3 329 (40.27%) JavaScript
4 272 (33.29%) C++
5 201 (24.60%) Java
6 87 (10.65%) T-SQL
7 64 (7.83%) PL/SQL
8 52 (6.36%) Python
9 49 (6.00%) C
10 25 (3.06%) TypeScript
10 25 (3.06%) VB.NET
11 18 (2.20%) PHP
12 17 (2.08%) F#
12 17 (2.08%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.96%) MATLAB
14 13 (1.59%) Embedded C
15 12 (1.47%) Delphi
15 12 (1.47%) Ruby
16 10 (1.22%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 128 (15.67%) Degree
2 47 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.57%) PhD
4 20 (2.45%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.33%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.73%) MCSD
8 5 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.37%) CCNA
9 3 (0.37%) CISSP
9 3 (0.37%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (0.37%) GIAC
9 3 (0.37%) Linux+ Certification
9 3 (0.37%) MCSE
9 3 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.37%) SANS
9 3 (0.37%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (0.37%) SSCP
10 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (2.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 10 (1.22%) QA
4 6 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.24%) TickIT
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.12%) ISO13485
System Software
1 22 (2.69%) Docker
2 4 (0.49%) vSphere
3 3 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.86%) Puppet
2 6 (0.73%) Grafana
2 6 (0.73%) Graphite
3 4 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.37%) Ansible
4 3 (0.37%) Salt
5 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 160 (19.58%) Microsoft
2 30 (3.67%) Oracle
3 19 (2.33%) IBM
4 8 (0.98%) Xamarin
5 6 (0.73%) DevExpress
6 5 (0.61%) SAP
6 5 (0.61%) Telerik
7 4 (0.49%) Google
7 4 (0.49%) Perforce
8 3 (0.37%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.37%) Reuters
8 3 (0.37%) Tableau
8 3 (0.37%) VMware
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe
9 2 (0.24%) Cisco
9 2 (0.24%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.24%) RedGate
9 2 (0.24%) Twitter
10 1 (0.12%) Assembla
10 1 (0.12%) Atmel
East Riding
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £64000 per annum + Superb Package , incl Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Macbo
Posted: 3 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Macbo
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Life assurance, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benfits (Including flexi
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago