The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 472 546 500
Rank change year-on-year +74 -46  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 463 440 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.45% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 417 390 507
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 81958 94956 104515
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.22% 96.40% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67650 79824 85637
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +53 420 £45,000 - 64
London +53 101 £57,500 -4.16% 23
South East +11 84 £45,000 - 6
North West -12 54 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East of England +35 49 £45,000 - 13
South West +32 46 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Yorkshire +10 45 £45,000 +2.85% 4
Manchester -21 34 £50,000 +2.56% 4
Hampshire +31 27 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 27 £41,250 -19.51% 12
West Midlands +29 25 £32,500 -13.33% 1
East Midlands +19 25 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridge +5 24 £42,500 -17.07% 8
West Yorkshire +3 24 £51,250 +13.88% 3
West Sussex +33 23 £50,000 +11.11%
Leeds +1 22 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Dorset +21 21 £40,000 - 5
Wales +29 19 £45,269 +25.74% 6
Cheshire -2 18 £35,750 -20.55% 1
North Yorkshire +22 17 £44,000 -7.36% 1
Southampton +21 15 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South Wales +24 14 £45,269 +25.74% 6
Scotland +15 13 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Gloucestershire +7 13 £40,500 -19.00% 2
Bournemouth - 13 £40,000 - 2
Edinburgh +12 12 £40,000 +23.07% 4
City of London +30 11 £90,000 +140.00% 7
Harrogate - 11 £44,000 - 1
Leicestershire +13 10 £43,500 +8.75%
Coventry +2 10 £30,000 -20.00%

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 809 (100.00%) C#
2 794 (98.15%) Software Engineering
3 643 (79.48%) .NET
4 444 (54.88%) Agile Software Development
5 352 (43.51%) ASP.NET
6 338 (41.78%) SQL
7 301 (37.21%) SQL Server
8 292 (36.09%) JavaScript
9 265 (32.76%) C++
10 257 (31.77%) OO
11 248 (30.66%) HTML
12 237 (29.30%) MVC
13 216 (26.70%) CSS
14 201 (24.85%) Java
15 183 (22.62%) WCF
16 179 (22.13%) WPF
17 176 (21.76%) Microsoft
17 176 (21.76%) Web Services
18 175 (21.63%) Scrum
19 172 (21.26%) .NET Framework
20 160 (19.78%) jQuery
21 156 (19.28%) TDD
22 155 (19.16%) Finance
23 152 (18.79%) Windows
24 145 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
25 143 (17.68%) Degree
26 128 (15.82%) ASP.NET Web API
26 128 (15.82%) AngularJS
26 128 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
27 124 (15.33%) 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 27 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.09%) IIS
3 21 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.74%) Apache
7 3 (0.37%) CMS
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.12%) Drupal
9 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (4.45%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (3.83%) SaaS
4 30 (3.71%) Office 365
5 15 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.62%) GitHub
7 4 (0.49%) PaaS
8 3 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.48%) HTTP
2 12 (1.48%) Network Security
3 4 (0.49%) WAN
4 3 (0.37%) LAN
4 3 (0.37%) SSL
5 2 (0.25%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.25%) RS-232
5 2 (0.25%) RS-485
6 1 (0.12%) 3G
6 1 (0.12%) Broadband
6 1 (0.12%) Internet
6 1 (0.12%) Multicast
6 1 (0.12%) NFC
6 1 (0.12%) PABX
6 1 (0.12%) SMPP
6 1 (0.12%) SMS
6 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 57 (7.05%) NoSQL
3 49 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 34 (4.20%) MongoDB
5 24 (2.97%) Big Data
6 21 (2.60%) MySQL
6 21 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (1.36%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.62%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.62%) Redis
12 4 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.49%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.49%) SQLite
13 2 (0.25%) MS Access
13 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 118 (14.59%) Visual Studio
2 89 (11.00%) NUnit
3 81 (10.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 64 (7.91%) Subversion
5 61 (7.54%) MSTest
6 57 (7.05%) Git (software)
7 42 (5.19%) TeamCity
8 36 (4.45%) Jenkins
9 30 (3.71%) JIRA
9 30 (3.71%) MSBuild
10 23 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
11 21 (2.60%) Moq
12 20 (2.47%) Eclipse
13 18 (2.22%) Maven
14 15 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.87%) Selenium
15 7 (0.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 6 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 3 (0.37%) Bugzilla
17 3 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 155 (19.16%) Finance
2 51 (6.30%) Banking
3 31 (3.83%) Electronics
4 18 (2.22%) Retail
5 17 (2.10%) Games
6 13 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.36%) Advertising
7 11 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.11%) Automotive
8 9 (1.11%) Legal
8 9 (1.11%) Marketing
9 7 (0.87%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.37%) Military
12 2 (0.25%) Back Office
12 2 (0.25%) Front Office
12 2 (0.25%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 643 (79.48%) .NET
2 352 (43.51%) ASP.NET
3 248 (30.66%) HTML
4 216 (26.70%) CSS
5 183 (22.62%) WCF
6 179 (22.13%) WPF
7 176 (21.76%) Web Services
8 172 (21.26%) .NET Framework
9 160 (19.78%) jQuery
10 145 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 128 (15.82%) AngularJS
11 128 (15.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 124 (15.33%) XML
13 101 (12.48%) SOAP
14 90 (11.12%) RESTful
15 89 (11.00%) HTML5
16 74 (9.15%) Entity Framework
17 71 (8.78%) REST
18 66 (8.16%) LINQ
19 61 (7.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 104 (12.86%) Computer Science
2 94 (11.62%) Greenfield Project
3 49 (6.06%) Fintech
4 37 (4.57%) Algorithms
5 36 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (4.08%) User Experience
7 30 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (3.09%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.22%) Mainframe
10 16 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (1.85%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.73%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.48%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.48%) iPad
14 10 (1.24%) Social Media
15 8 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
16 6 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 6 (0.74%) Hedge funds
17 5 (0.62%) Device Driver
18 3 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 152 (18.79%) Windows
2 48 (5.93%) Linux
3 28 (3.46%) Android
4 12 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.37%) Unix
9 2 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (98.15%) Software Engineering
2 444 (54.88%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (31.77%) OO
4 237 (29.30%) MVC
5 175 (21.63%) Scrum
6 156 (19.28%) TDD
7 128 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
8 108 (13.35%) MVVM
9 93 (11.50%) UML
10 89 (11.00%) Multithreading
11 76 (9.39%) Unit Testing
12 75 (9.27%) OOP
13 70 (8.65%) Mathematics
14 67 (8.28%) Test Automation
15 59 (7.29%) Use Case
16 58 (7.17%) Service Delivery
17 57 (7.05%) DSDM
17 57 (7.05%) RUP
18 52 (6.43%) BDD
18 52 (6.43%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 809 (100.00%) C#
2 338 (41.78%) SQL
3 292 (36.09%) JavaScript
4 265 (32.76%) C++
5 201 (24.85%) Java
6 89 (11.00%) T-SQL
7 66 (8.16%) PL/SQL
8 62 (7.66%) Python
9 50 (6.18%) C
10 36 (4.45%) VB.NET
11 25 (3.09%) TypeScript
12 23 (2.84%) MATLAB
13 20 (2.47%) PHP
14 18 (2.22%) Delphi
15 17 (2.10%) F#
16 10 (1.24%) ES6
16 10 (1.24%) Ruby
17 8 (0.99%) VB
18 7 (0.87%) Embedded C
18 7 (0.87%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 143 (17.68%) Degree
2 28 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.98%) PhD
4 14 (1.73%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.99%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.74%) MCSD
8 3 (0.37%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (0.37%) MCP
9 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.12%) HND
9 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 18 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (1.85%) QA
3 6 (0.74%) MiFID
4 3 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.25%) SEPA
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.12%) MISRA
6 1 (0.12%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.24%) Firmware
2 9 (1.11%) Docker
3 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.25%) Opsview
2 1 (0.12%) Ansible
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 176 (21.76%) Microsoft
2 21 (2.60%) Oracle
3 18 (2.22%) IBM
4 9 (1.11%) Xamarin
5 8 (0.99%) DevExpress
6 7 (0.87%) Telerik
7 5 (0.62%) Google
7 5 (0.62%) SAP
8 4 (0.49%) Perforce
8 4 (0.49%) Twitter
9 3 (0.37%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.37%) RedGate
9 3 (0.37%) Reuters
9 3 (0.37%) VMware
10 2 (0.25%) Adobe
10 2 (0.25%) Splunk
11 1 (0.12%) Assembla
11 1 (0.12%) Borland
11 1 (0.12%) Renesas
11 1 (0.12%) Solace
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40 - 48k
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Isle of Wight
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago