Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior C# Software Engineer was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior C# Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 968 1037 1067
Rank change year-on-year +69 +30 +129
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C# Software Engineer 215 188 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 135 171 211
UK median annual salary £51,000 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.97% -6.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £48,750
% change year-on-year +6.95% -4.10% -2.50%

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 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
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%

Senior C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# Software Engineer in the UK

Senior C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior C# Software Engineer in the UK

Senior C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C# Software Engineer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior C# Software Engineer in the UK

Senior C# Software Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C# Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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 +44 210 £51,000 -0.97% 10
London +48 111 £65,000 -2.62% 3
UK excluding London +20 104 £50,000 +6.95% 8
South East +22 33 £50,000 -2.91% 1
East of England +27 26 £50,500 -22.31% 1
North of England -18 26 £45,000 - 1
North West -14 19 £45,000 -
South West +9 9 £48,750 +5.98% 1
Yorkshire +2 6 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Midlands +28 5 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Midlands +5 5 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Scotland -9 4 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 215 (100.00%) C#
1 215 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 142 (66.05%) SQL
3 126 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (49.77%) .NET
5 91 (42.33%) TDD
6 80 (37.21%) Finance
7 73 (33.95%) Banking
8 65 (30.23%) Degree
9 63 (29.30%) JavaScript
10 62 (28.84%) Web Services
11 61 (28.37%) Asset Management
12 58 (26.98%) HTML
13 56 (26.05%) Analytics
14 53 (24.65%) Investment Banking
14 53 (24.65%) Oracle
15 50 (23.26%) Front Office
16 49 (22.79%) Oracle Database 10g
16 49 (22.79%) Derivative
16 49 (22.79%) Retail Banking
16 49 (22.79%) Wealth Management
16 49 (22.79%) Oracle Database 11g
16 49 (22.79%) Credit Risk
16 49 (22.79%) Data Integration
16 49 (22.79%) Risk Analytics
16 49 (22.79%) Oracle Database
16 49 (22.79%) Performance Tuning
17 48 (22.33%) CSS
18 47 (21.86%) T-SQL
19 45 (20.93%) MVC

Senior 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 8 (3.72%) IIS
2 7 (3.26%) Kentico
3 5 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.40%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.40%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.93%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) Confluence
5 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.86%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) IaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Loggly
3 1 (0.47%) PaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Serverless
3 1 (0.47%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.72%) HTTP
2 4 (1.86%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.79%) Oracle Database
1 49 (22.79%) Oracle Database 10g
1 49 (22.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 39 (18.14%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.05%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.12%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.72%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.33%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.86%) MySQL
8 3 (1.40%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.40%) Big Data
8 3 (1.40%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.40%) Redis
9 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.93%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.47%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 22 (10.23%) NUnit
2 19 (8.84%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.91%) Moq
3 17 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (6.98%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.58%) Subversion
6 8 (3.72%) Bugzilla
6 8 (3.72%) CruiseControl
6 8 (3.72%) Hudson
6 8 (3.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.93%) JIRA
8 2 (0.93%) JUnit
8 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.93%) Mockito
8 2 (0.93%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.47%) Maven
9 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 80 (37.21%) Finance
2 73 (33.95%) Banking
3 53 (24.65%) Investment Banking
4 50 (23.26%) Front Office
5 49 (22.79%) Retail Banking
6 21 (9.77%) Marketing
7 18 (8.37%) Electronics
8 17 (7.91%) Telecoms
9 15 (6.98%) Manufacturing
10 9 (4.19%) Games
11 4 (1.86%) Retail
12 3 (1.40%) Military
13 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (49.77%) .NET
2 62 (28.84%) Web Services
3 58 (26.98%) HTML
4 48 (22.33%) CSS
5 45 (20.93%) AngularJS
6 44 (20.47%) WPF
7 39 (18.14%) WCF
8 38 (17.67%) ASP.NET
9 35 (16.28%) XML
10 28 (13.02%) jQuery
11 19 (8.84%) .NET Framework
11 19 (8.84%) NHibernate
11 19 (8.84%) REST
12 18 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (7.91%) Entity Framework
14 16 (7.44%) Node.js
15 15 (6.98%) HTML5
16 14 (6.51%) React
16 14 (6.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.79%) Credit Risk
1 49 (22.79%) Derivative
2 25 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 22 (10.23%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (8.84%) Fintech
6 11 (5.12%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.72%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.86%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.40%) PKI
10 3 (1.40%) User Experience
11 2 (0.93%) CCTV
11 2 (0.93%) Equities
11 2 (0.93%) Media Streaming
11 2 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
12 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.47%) Windows
2 8 (3.72%) Windows Server
2 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (3.26%) Linux
4 6 (2.79%) Android
5 4 (1.86%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 126 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (42.33%) TDD
4 61 (28.37%) Asset Management
5 56 (26.05%) Analytics
6 49 (22.79%) Data Integration
6 49 (22.79%) Performance Tuning
6 49 (22.79%) Risk Analytics
6 49 (22.79%) Wealth Management
7 45 (20.93%) MVC
7 45 (20.93%) Scrum
8 41 (19.07%) OO
9 29 (13.49%) Multithreading
10 20 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
11 19 (8.84%) Microservices
11 19 (8.84%) SOLID
12 18 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (7.44%) Change Management
13 16 (7.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 215 (100.00%) C#
2 142 (66.05%) SQL
3 63 (29.30%) JavaScript
4 47 (21.86%) T-SQL
5 34 (15.81%) C++
6 27 (12.56%) Java
7 11 (5.12%) C
8 10 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.19%) Scala
10 8 (3.72%) Python
11 6 (2.79%) Embedded C
11 6 (2.79%) Ruby
11 6 (2.79%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.33%) Perl
12 5 (2.33%) PHP
13 3 (1.40%) GLSL
14 2 (0.93%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.93%) VB
14 2 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 65 (30.23%) Degree
2 8 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.58%) QA
2 10 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.65%) SEPA
3 4 (1.86%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.65%) Opsview
2 1 (0.47%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) Nagios
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) Salt
2 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (24.65%) Oracle
2 35 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.98%) SAP
4 11 (5.12%) Splunk
5 10 (4.65%) Cadence
6 3 (1.40%) VMware
6 3 (1.40%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.93%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.93%) RedGate
8 1 (0.47%) New Relic
8 1 (0.47%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.47%) TIBCO