The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 17052 17081 19477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.00% 17.17% 17.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.40% 32.31% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15004 15520 17952
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54300 52874 60270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.95% 53.16% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 45967 45898 53321
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in England

C#
Salary Trend in England

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

C# Salary Trend in England

C#
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in England

C#
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 6225 £52,500 - 713
South East -3 3570 £40,000 - 422
North West -3 1509 £39,000 +11.42% 271
East of England 0 1417 £42,500 +6.25% 199
South West +1 1168 £37,000 +5.71% 249
Yorkshire +1 1158 £37,500 +7.14% 215
West Midlands +3 958 £37,500 +4.16% 167
East Midlands +1 848 £37,500 - 110
North East +1 207 £33,500 -8.21% 55
Midlands +2 3 £35,000 -26.31% 1
South Coast - 2 £45,000 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 29432 (82.03%) .NET
2 19363 (53.97%) ASP.NET
3 18632 (51.93%) SQL Server
4 15180 (42.31%) SQL
5 14717 (41.02%) Agile Software Development
6 13219 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 13216 (36.83%) MVC
8 12817 (35.72%) HTML
9 10654 (29.69%) CSS
10 9681 (26.98%) Microsoft
11 8300 (23.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7883 (21.97%) TDD
13 7739 (21.57%) jQuery
14 7579 (21.12%) WCF
15 6709 (18.70%) Finance
16 6664 (18.57%) .NET Framework
17 6358 (17.72%) OO
18 6248 (17.41%) Degree
19 5923 (16.51%) Scrum
20 5791 (16.14%) Java
21 5661 (15.78%) XML
22 5626 (15.68%) Windows
23 5457 (15.21%) Web Services
24 5125 (14.28%) Software Engineering
25 4675 (13.03%) Visual Studio
26 4508 (12.56%) C++
27 4439 (12.37%) WPF
28 4187 (11.67%) MS Excel
29 4158 (11.59%) VB.NET
30 4023 (11.21%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2821 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 2032 (5.66%) IIS
3 1385 (3.86%) CMS
4 950 (2.65%) Node.js
5 762 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
6 727 (2.03%) Umbraco
7 698 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 669 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
9 463 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 260 (0.72%) Apache
11 239 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
12 215 (0.60%) NServiceBus
13 172 (0.48%) Tomcat
14 166 (0.46%) Apache Solr
15 165 (0.46%) WordPress
16 156 (0.43%) Confluence
17 143 (0.40%) WebSphere
18 131 (0.37%) Kentico
19 101 (0.28%) nginx
20 99 (0.28%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4187 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 614 (1.71%) MS Office
3 249 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 130 (0.36%) InfoPath
5 95 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 67 (0.19%) MS Project
7 63 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 59 (0.16%) MS Visio
9 52 (0.14%) Fireworks
10 40 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 38 (0.11%) PowerPivot
12 26 (0.072%) SPSS
13 24 (0.067%) Mingle
14 21 (0.059%) Simulink
15 17 (0.047%) AutoCAD
16 15 (0.042%) XMetaL
17 14 (0.039%) PrintSoft PReS
18 10 (0.028%) Stateflow
18 10 (0.028%) TargetLink
19 6 (0.017%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 809 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 113 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 89 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 44 (0.12%) Magento
5 38 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 34 (0.095%) Google Analytics
7 33 (0.092%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 32 (0.089%) Endur
9 28 (0.078%) Markit EDM
10 27 (0.075%) Visualfiles
11 24 (0.067%) Sophis RISQUE
12 23 (0.064%) Sage 200
13 22 (0.061%) Agresso
14 19 (0.053%) Tridion
14 19 (0.053%) BASE24
15 16 (0.045%) Adaptiv
16 15 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
17 14 (0.039%) Maximo
18 12 (0.033%) Pivotal CRM
19 11 (0.031%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1015 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 564 (1.57%) SaaS
3 389 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 212 (0.59%) GitHub
5 135 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 77 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 75 (0.21%) Office 365
8 69 (0.19%) Force.com
9 65 (0.18%) PaaS
10 64 (0.18%) Trello
11 49 (0.14%) Amazon S3
12 39 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
13 36 (0.10%) IaaS
14 31 (0.086%) Rackspace Cloud
15 17 (0.047%) Google App Engine
16 12 (0.033%) Google Apps
17 10 (0.028%) Heroku
18 8 (0.022%) Amazon EMR
19 5 (0.014%) CloudFront
20 4 (0.011%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1193 (3.33%) Internet
2 457 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 456 (1.27%) Intranet
4 427 (1.19%) HTTP
5 133 (0.37%) DNS
6 109 (0.30%) Firewall
7 107 (0.30%) Extranet
8 101 (0.28%) SSL
9 100 (0.28%) FTP
10 87 (0.24%) LDAP
11 85 (0.24%) VoIP
12 61 (0.17%) SAN
13 53 (0.15%) Broadband
13 53 (0.15%) SMTP
14 51 (0.14%) DHCP
15 45 (0.13%) GSM
16 42 (0.12%) Wireless
17 40 (0.11%) VPN
18 38 (0.11%) WAN
19 37 (0.10%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18632 (51.93%) SQL Server
2 3651 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2359 (6.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2225 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1963 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1596 (4.45%) Relational Database
7 1566 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 1021 (2.85%) MySQL
9 783 (2.18%) NoSQL
10 757 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 625 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
12 611 (1.70%) Big Data
13 580 (1.62%) RDBMS
14 462 (1.29%) MongoDB
15 382 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
16 349 (0.97%) Oracle Database
17 297 (0.83%) RavenDB
18 294 (0.82%) Hadoop
19 225 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
20 212 (0.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4675 (13.03%) Visual Studio
2 2744 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2517 (7.02%) NUnit
4 1574 (4.39%) Git (software)
5 1502 (4.19%) Rhino Mocks
6 1490 (4.15%) Subversion
7 1275 (3.55%) Selenium
8 1066 (2.97%) Moq
9 816 (2.27%) TeamCity
10 732 (2.04%) MSTest
11 675 (1.88%) SpecFlow
12 578 (1.61%) WebDriver
13 555 (1.55%) JIRA
14 524 (1.46%) Cucumber
15 421 (1.17%) ReSharper
16 380 (1.06%) Jenkins
17 244 (0.68%) JUnit
18 239 (0.67%) MSBuild
19 227 (0.63%) Eclipse
20 223 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6709 (18.70%) Finance
2 1846 (5.15%) Banking
3 1236 (3.44%) Retail
4 1166 (3.25%) Games
5 1085 (3.02%) Marketing
6 1017 (2.83%) Front Office
7 803 (2.24%) Advertising
8 726 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 719 (2.00%) Investment Banking
10 527 (1.47%) Law
11 489 (1.36%) Back Office
12 337 (0.94%) Manufacturing
13 332 (0.93%) Legal
14 286 (0.80%) Publishing
15 255 (0.71%) Automotive
16 230 (0.64%) Financial Institution
17 197 (0.55%) Electronics
18 144 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
19 110 (0.31%) Aerospace
20 90 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 27735 (77.30%) Developer
2 12128 (33.80%) .NET Developer
3 9644 (26.88%) C# Developer
4 6133 (17.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 4642 (12.94%) Senior Developer
6 4197 (11.70%) Software Developer
7 3362 (9.37%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3352 (9.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2721 (7.58%) Web Developer
10 2300 (6.41%) Software Engineer
11 2104 (5.86%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1940 (5.41%) Analyst
13 1720 (4.79%) Junior
14 1568 (4.37%) Junior Developer
15 1528 (4.26%) Senior C# Developer
16 1443 (4.02%) Graduate
17 1349 (3.76%) Programmer
18 1031 (2.87%) C# Software Developer
19 1006 (2.80%) Graduate Developer
20 926 (2.58%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29432 (82.03%) .NET
2 19363 (53.97%) ASP.NET
3 12817 (35.72%) HTML
4 10654 (29.69%) CSS
5 8300 (23.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7739 (21.57%) jQuery
7 7579 (21.12%) WCF
8 6664 (18.57%) .NET Framework
9 5661 (15.78%) XML
10 5457 (15.21%) Web Services
11 4439 (12.37%) WPF
12 3968 (11.06%) HTML5
13 3270 (9.11%) Ajax
14 2990 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 2605 (7.26%) WinForms
16 2590 (7.22%) LINQ
17 2143 (5.97%) CSS3
18 2055 (5.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 1716 (4.78%) SOAP
20 1713 (4.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3636 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 1923 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1398 (3.90%) Mathematics
4 1161 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 889 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 798 (2.22%) N-Tier
7 776 (2.16%) Open Source
7 776 (2.16%) User Experience
8 748 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
9 680 (1.90%) Hedge funds
10 654 (1.82%) Derivative
11 615 (1.71%) Client/Server
12 498 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 496 (1.38%) Equities
14 452 (1.26%) Fixed Income
15 439 (1.22%) Physics
16 379 (1.06%) iPhone
17 320 (0.89%) Management Information System
18 294 (0.82%) Social Media
19 233 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5626 (15.68%) Windows
2 1567 (4.37%) Linux
3 1347 (3.75%) Android
4 993 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 979 (2.73%) UNIX
6 395 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 202 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 189 (0.53%) Windows Phone
9 161 (0.45%) Windows 7
10 138 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 137 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 106 (0.30%) Solaris
13 91 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
14 66 (0.18%) Windows XP
15 56 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
16 47 (0.13%) Debian
17 44 (0.12%) Mac OS X
18 43 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
19 42 (0.12%) HPUX
20 38 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14717 (41.02%) Agile Software Development
2 13216 (36.83%) MVC
3 7883 (21.97%) TDD
4 6358 (17.72%) OO
5 5923 (16.51%) Scrum
6 5125 (14.28%) Software Engineering
7 2973 (8.29%) BDD
8 2861 (7.97%) Web Development
9 2699 (7.52%) E-Commerce
10 2366 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
11 2351 (6.55%) Unit Testing
12 2177 (6.07%) Web Application Development
13 2107 (5.87%) OOP
14 1808 (5.04%) Mentoring
15 1536 (4.28%) Multithreading
16 1518 (4.23%) OOD
17 1421 (3.96%) CRM
18 1374 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
19 1334 (3.72%) SOA
20 1332 (3.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 15180 (42.31%) SQL
2 13219 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 5791 (16.14%) Java
4 4508 (12.56%) C++
5 4158 (11.59%) VB.NET
6 4023 (11.21%) T-SQL
7 2144 (5.98%) VB
8 1638 (4.57%) Python
9 1552 (4.33%) C
10 1484 (4.14%) Ruby
11 1314 (3.66%) PHP
12 870 (2.42%) VBA
13 628 (1.75%) PowerShell
14 578 (1.61%) VB6
15 567 (1.58%) Perl
16 418 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 411 (1.15%) VBScript
18 320 (0.89%) Scala
19 319 (0.89%) F#
20 295 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6248 (17.41%) Degree
2 1254 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 695 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 616 (1.72%) MCSD
5 579 (1.61%) MCP
6 526 (1.47%) MCTS
7 479 (1.34%) MCAD
8 367 (1.02%) ISEB
9 310 (0.86%) SC Cleared
10 219 (0.61%) PhD
11 203 (0.57%) ISTQB
12 180 (0.50%) DV Cleared
13 81 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 76 (0.21%) MCSE
15 59 (0.16%) MCPD
16 54 (0.15%) MCITP
17 53 (0.15%) HND
18 45 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
19 42 (0.12%) CFA
20 41 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1760 (4.91%) QA
2 246 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 172 (0.48%) SLA
4 55 (0.15%) WCAG
4 55 (0.15%) WAI
5 49 (0.14%) EMIR
6 45 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 35 (0.098%) HL7
8 33 (0.092%) PCI DSS
9 28 (0.078%) ISO 9000
10 25 (0.070%) ISO 8583
11 20 (0.056%) GAMP
12 19 (0.053%) TickIT
13 17 (0.047%) UCITS
14 15 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 15 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 14 (0.039%) Data Quality
16 12 (0.033%) Basel III
17 11 (0.031%) DO-178B
18 10 (0.028%) COREP
System Software
1 302 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 131 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 42 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 36 (0.10%) vSphere
6 28 (0.078%) XenApp
7 16 (0.045%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.028%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.020%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.014%) Varnish
11 4 (0.011%) HDFS
11 4 (0.011%) Kamailio
12 3 (0.008%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.006%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.006%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.006%) Shibboleth
14 1 (0.003%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.003%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 190 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 176 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 145 (0.40%) Puppet
4 32 (0.089%) logstash
4 32 (0.089%) ZABBIX
5 31 (0.086%) Vagrant
6 30 (0.084%) Nagios
7 28 (0.078%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 25 (0.070%) SCCM
9 23 (0.064%) NetBackup
9 23 (0.064%) HAProxy
10 20 (0.056%) MOM
11 19 (0.053%) Zenoss
12 15 (0.042%) SCOM
12 15 (0.042%) SCVMM
13 14 (0.039%) Control-M
14 12 (0.033%) Pingdom
15 11 (0.031%) WSUS
16 9 (0.025%) Backup Exec
17 8 (0.022%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9681 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 2390 (6.66%) Oracle
3 649 (1.81%) Sitecore
4 630 (1.76%) Google
5 445 (1.24%) Facebook
6 305 (0.85%) Sybase
7 301 (0.84%) EPiServer
8 291 (0.81%) Telerik
9 232 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
10 227 (0.63%) Twitter
11 223 (0.62%) Adobe
12 222 (0.62%) SAP
13 190 (0.53%) HP
14 189 (0.53%) IBM
15 185 (0.52%) Apple
15 185 (0.52%) VMware
16 182 (0.51%) DevExpress
17 179 (0.50%) Bloomberg
18 155 (0.43%) Xamarin
19 147 (0.41%) TIBCO
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