The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 556 485
Rank change year-on-year +34 -71  
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 407 421 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.43% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.44% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 363 398 551
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  

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 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in the UK

C# Software Engineer
Top 10 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 29 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 +22 377 £45,000 - 51
UK excluding London +6 283 £42,500 -1.16% 45
London +20 112 £65,000 - 12
South East +3 74 £43,250 -3.88% 15
North of England -38 69 £50,000 +25.00% 12
East of England +32 62 £43,750 +25.00% 6
South West +11 35 £40,000 -0.15% 5
Midlands +2 32 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Scotland +10 13 £41,250 +2.48%
Wales - 5 £41,250 - 6

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 853 (100.00%) C#
2 837 (98.12%) Software Engineering
3 670 (78.55%) .NET
4 470 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
5 375 (43.96%) SQL
6 348 (40.80%) ASP.NET
7 309 (36.23%) SQL Server
8 300 (35.17%) JavaScript
9 276 (32.36%) OO
10 266 (31.18%) C++
11 239 (28.02%) MVC
12 237 (27.78%) HTML
13 207 (24.27%) Microsoft
14 201 (23.56%) CSS
15 200 (23.45%) Java
16 191 (22.39%) WPF
17 190 (22.27%) WCF
18 183 (21.45%) .NET Framework
19 178 (20.87%) Scrum
20 172 (20.16%) Degree
21 171 (20.05%) Finance
22 170 (19.93%) Web Services
23 166 (19.46%) Windows
24 165 (19.34%) TDD
25 151 (17.70%) jQuery
26 148 (17.35%) ASP.NET MVC
27 141 (16.53%) AngularJS
28 139 (16.30%) XML
29 133 (15.59%) ASP.NET Web API
30 125 (14.65%) Visual Studio

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 25 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.81%) IIS
3 21 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.70%) Apache
7 3 (0.35%) CMS
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.23%) Kentico
8 2 (0.23%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.23%) WordPress
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.12%) Confluence
9 1 (0.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 17 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.23%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 83 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (4.69%) SaaS
4 27 (3.17%) Office 365
5 13 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.94%) PaaS
7 5 (0.59%) GitHub
8 3 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.58%) TCP/IP
2 16 (1.88%) HTTP
3 12 (1.41%) Network Security
4 4 (0.47%) SSL
4 4 (0.47%) WAN
5 3 (0.35%) LAN
6 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.23%) RS-232
6 2 (0.23%) RS-485
6 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.23%) Wireless
7 1 (0.12%) 3G
7 1 (0.12%) Internet
7 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.12%) Multicast
7 1 (0.12%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.68%) NoSQL
3 47 (5.51%) Relational Database
4 34 (3.99%) MongoDB
5 22 (2.58%) Big Data
5 22 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (2.23%) MySQL
7 16 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 15 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.70%) Redis
13 4 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.35%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.35%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 125 (14.65%) Visual Studio
2 82 (9.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 78 (9.14%) NUnit
4 72 (8.44%) Git (software)
5 64 (7.50%) Subversion
6 55 (6.45%) MSTest
7 35 (4.10%) TeamCity
8 29 (3.40%) JIRA
9 26 (3.05%) Jenkins
10 20 (2.34%) Eclipse
11 18 (2.11%) Maven
11 18 (2.11%) MSBuild
12 15 (1.76%) Moq
12 15 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.82%) CruiseControl
14 7 (0.82%) Selenium
14 7 (0.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 6 (0.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 171 (20.05%) Finance
2 58 (6.80%) Banking
3 40 (4.69%) Electronics
4 24 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.58%) Marketing
6 22 (2.58%) Retail
7 18 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.99%) Games
9 11 (1.29%) Advertising
10 8 (0.94%) Back Office
11 7 (0.82%) Automotive
12 6 (0.70%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.70%) Legal
13 5 (0.59%) Military
14 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.47%) Law
15 2 (0.23%) Front Office
15 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 670 (78.55%) .NET
2 348 (40.80%) ASP.NET
3 237 (27.78%) HTML
4 201 (23.56%) CSS
5 191 (22.39%) WPF
6 190 (22.27%) WCF
7 183 (21.45%) .NET Framework
8 170 (19.93%) Web Services
9 151 (17.70%) jQuery
10 148 (17.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 141 (16.53%) AngularJS
12 139 (16.30%) XML
13 133 (15.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 99 (11.61%) SOAP
15 92 (10.79%) RESTful
16 87 (10.20%) Entity Framework
17 82 (9.61%) HTML5
17 82 (9.61%) REST
18 60 (7.03%) LINQ
19 57 (6.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 115 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 94 (11.02%) Greenfield Project
3 59 (6.92%) Fintech
4 41 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (4.34%) Algorithms
6 36 (4.22%) User Experience
7 30 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (3.28%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.11%) Client/Server
9 18 (2.11%) Mainframe
10 15 (1.76%) Data Structures
11 14 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (1.41%) Hedge funds
12 12 (1.41%) iPad
13 11 (1.29%) N-Tier
14 10 (1.17%) Social Media
15 6 (0.70%) Augmented Reality
15 6 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 5 (0.59%) Device Driver
17 4 (0.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 166 (19.46%) Windows
2 45 (5.28%) Linux
3 31 (3.63%) Android
4 14 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.82%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.70%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.70%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.47%) Unix
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (98.12%) Software Engineering
2 470 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (32.36%) OO
4 239 (28.02%) MVC
5 178 (20.87%) Scrum
6 165 (19.34%) TDD
7 122 (14.30%) Continuous Integration
8 102 (11.96%) MVVM
9 93 (10.90%) Multithreading
10 87 (10.20%) UML
11 85 (9.96%) Test Automation
12 80 (9.38%) OOP
13 73 (8.56%) Unit Testing
14 59 (6.92%) Mathematics
15 57 (6.68%) SOLID
15 57 (6.68%) Use Case
16 52 (6.10%) DSDM
16 52 (6.10%) RUP
16 52 (6.10%) Service Delivery
17 51 (5.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 853 (100.00%) C#
2 375 (43.96%) SQL
3 300 (35.17%) JavaScript
4 266 (31.18%) C++
5 200 (23.45%) Java
6 113 (13.25%) T-SQL
7 65 (7.62%) PL/SQL
8 64 (7.50%) Python
9 53 (6.21%) C
10 47 (5.51%) VB.NET
11 28 (3.28%) TypeScript
12 22 (2.58%) MATLAB
13 18 (2.11%) F#
13 18 (2.11%) PHP
14 16 (1.88%) Delphi
15 12 (1.41%) Ruby
16 11 (1.29%) Scala
17 10 (1.17%) ES6
17 10 (1.17%) VB
18 9 (1.06%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 172 (20.16%) Degree
2 57 (6.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.88%) PhD
5 14 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.41%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.06%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.70%) MCSD
10 4 (0.47%) MCP
11 3 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.12%) HND
12 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 18 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (2.11%) QA
2 11 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.17%) SEPA
4 8 (0.94%) MiFID
5 5 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) MISRA
7 1 (0.12%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.17%) Firmware
2 8 (0.94%) Docker
3 3 (0.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.17%) Opsview
2 1 (0.12%) Ansible
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 207 (24.27%) Microsoft
2 24 (2.81%) Oracle
3 18 (2.11%) IBM
4 17 (1.99%) SAP
5 11 (1.29%) Xamarin
6 10 (1.17%) DevExpress
6 10 (1.17%) Splunk
7 7 (0.82%) Telerik
7 7 (0.82%) VMware
8 6 (0.70%) Google
9 4 (0.47%) Perforce
9 4 (0.47%) Twitter
10 3 (0.35%) RedGate
11 2 (0.23%) Adobe
12 1 (0.12%) Assembla
12 1 (0.12%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.12%) Atmel
12 1 (0.12%) Borland
12 1 (0.12%) Renesas
12 1 (0.12%) Solace
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum £35,000 - £55,000 + benefit
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum (Including benefits, great working e
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 50000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + pension, share options, 22 Days Hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago