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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 16977 17141 19358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.93% 17.15% 17.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.42% 32.19% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14947 15587 17811
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £28,500
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
54027 53246 59752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.68% 53.26% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45771 46296 52709
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £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 30 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 30 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 6252 £52,500 - 735
South East -2 3421 £40,000 - 466
North West -3 1515 £39,250 +12.14% 316
East of England 0 1398 £42,500 +6.25% 191
Yorkshire +1 1196 £36,000 +5.88% 230
South West +1 1181 £37,000 +5.71% 212
West Midlands +4 962 £37,500 +3.44% 168
East Midlands +2 872 £37,500 - 125
North East 0 194 £34,500 -5.47% 47
Midlands +5 2 £37,500 -21.05% 1
South Coast - 2 £45,000 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 28937 (82.03%) .NET
2 19047 (53.99%) ASP.NET
3 18353 (52.02%) SQL Server
4 14915 (42.28%) SQL
5 14486 (41.06%) Agile Software Development
6 13130 (37.22%) JavaScript
7 13126 (37.21%) MVC
8 12732 (36.09%) HTML
9 10632 (30.14%) CSS
10 9465 (26.83%) Microsoft
11 8207 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7768 (22.02%) TDD
13 7673 (21.75%) jQuery
14 7399 (20.97%) WCF
15 6599 (18.71%) .NET Framework
16 6555 (18.58%) Finance
17 6257 (17.74%) OO
18 6086 (17.25%) Degree
19 5845 (16.57%) Scrum
20 5613 (15.91%) Java
21 5520 (15.65%) XML
22 5464 (15.49%) Windows
23 5338 (15.13%) Web Services
24 5000 (14.17%) Software Engineering
25 4610 (13.07%) Visual Studio
26 4364 (12.37%) C++
27 4301 (12.19%) WPF
28 4104 (11.63%) VB.NET
29 4088 (11.59%) MS Excel
30 3929 (11.14%) HTML5

C#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 2796 (7.93%) SharePoint
2 2011 (5.70%) IIS
3 1366 (3.87%) CMS
4 958 (2.72%) Node.js
5 742 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
6 717 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 716 (2.03%) Umbraco
8 683 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 456 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 251 (0.71%) Apache
11 231 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
12 218 (0.62%) NServiceBus
13 172 (0.49%) Apache Solr
14 168 (0.48%) WordPress
15 167 (0.47%) Tomcat
16 164 (0.46%) Confluence
17 139 (0.39%) WebSphere
18 126 (0.36%) Kentico
19 116 (0.33%) nginx
20 100 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4088 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 603 (1.71%) MS Office
3 239 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 129 (0.37%) InfoPath
5 85 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 64 (0.18%) MS Project
7 56 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 56 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 52 (0.15%) Fireworks
9 43 (0.12%) PowerPivot
10 35 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
11 31 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 25 (0.071%) Mingle
13 24 (0.068%) SPSS
14 17 (0.048%) Simulink
15 16 (0.045%) AutoCAD
16 14 (0.040%) XMetaL
16 14 (0.040%) PrintSoft PReS
17 11 (0.031%) TargetLink
17 11 (0.031%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 784 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 109 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 88 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 44 (0.12%) Magento
5 38 (0.11%) Endur
6 37 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 32 (0.091%) Google Analytics
8 31 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 28 (0.079%) Sophis RISQUE
10 26 (0.074%) Markit EDM
11 24 (0.068%) Agresso
11 24 (0.068%) Sage 200
12 22 (0.062%) BASE24
13 21 (0.060%) Visualfiles
14 16 (0.045%) Tridion
15 14 (0.040%) Oracle Applications
15 14 (0.040%) Adaptiv
15 14 (0.040%) Maximo
16 11 (0.031%) Pivotal CRM
17 10 (0.028%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1035 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 557 (1.58%) SaaS
3 386 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 213 (0.60%) GitHub
5 128 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 84 (0.24%) Office 365
7 77 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 73 (0.21%) Force.com
9 68 (0.19%) Trello
10 67 (0.19%) PaaS
11 52 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 42 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
13 33 (0.094%) Rackspace Cloud
13 33 (0.094%) IaaS
14 17 (0.048%) Google App Engine
15 12 (0.034%) Google Apps
16 10 (0.028%) Heroku
17 8 (0.023%) Amazon EMR
18 5 (0.014%) CloudFront
19 3 (0.009%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1173 (3.33%) Internet
2 465 (1.32%) Intranet
3 445 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 408 (1.16%) HTTP
5 128 (0.36%) DNS
6 111 (0.31%) Extranet
7 110 (0.31%) Firewall
8 104 (0.29%) SSL
9 86 (0.24%) FTP
10 82 (0.23%) LDAP
11 81 (0.23%) VoIP
12 61 (0.17%) SAN
13 53 (0.15%) Broadband
14 50 (0.14%) SMTP
14 50 (0.14%) DHCP
15 42 (0.12%) Wireless
16 39 (0.11%) GSM
17 37 (0.10%) WAN
17 37 (0.10%) VPN
18 34 (0.096%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18353 (52.02%) SQL Server
2 3511 (9.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 2225 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 2187 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1925 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1575 (4.46%) Relational Database
7 1514 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 1019 (2.89%) MySQL
9 783 (2.22%) NoSQL
10 738 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 618 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
12 571 (1.62%) Big Data
13 567 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 472 (1.34%) MongoDB
15 388 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
16 360 (1.02%) Oracle Database
17 325 (0.92%) RavenDB
18 278 (0.79%) Hadoop
19 214 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
20 205 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4610 (13.07%) Visual Studio
2 2717 (7.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2499 (7.08%) NUnit
4 1622 (4.60%) Git (software)
5 1517 (4.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 1455 (4.12%) Subversion
7 1234 (3.50%) Selenium
8 1081 (3.06%) Moq
9 837 (2.37%) TeamCity
10 726 (2.06%) MSTest
11 673 (1.91%) SpecFlow
12 559 (1.58%) WebDriver
13 553 (1.57%) JIRA
14 526 (1.49%) Cucumber
15 424 (1.20%) ReSharper
16 362 (1.03%) Jenkins
17 239 (0.68%) MSBuild
18 229 (0.65%) JUnit
19 217 (0.62%) Eclipse
20 216 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6555 (18.58%) Finance
2 1855 (5.26%) Banking
3 1254 (3.55%) Retail
4 1148 (3.25%) Games
5 1071 (3.04%) Marketing
6 1017 (2.88%) Front Office
7 779 (2.21%) Advertising
8 708 (2.01%) Telecoms
9 699 (1.98%) Investment Banking
10 507 (1.44%) Law
11 485 (1.37%) Back Office
12 328 (0.93%) Legal
13 318 (0.90%) Manufacturing
14 266 (0.75%) Publishing
15 254 (0.72%) Automotive
16 210 (0.60%) Financial Institution
17 182 (0.52%) Electronics
18 148 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
19 119 (0.34%) Aerospace
20 85 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 27312 (77.42%) Developer
2 11943 (33.85%) .NET Developer
3 9402 (26.65%) C# Developer
4 5973 (16.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 4598 (13.03%) Senior Developer
6 4072 (11.54%) Software Developer
7 3291 (9.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3280 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2673 (7.58%) Web Developer
10 2196 (6.22%) Software Engineer
11 2097 (5.94%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1888 (5.35%) Analyst
13 1734 (4.92%) Junior
14 1582 (4.48%) Junior Developer
15 1515 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
16 1430 (4.05%) Graduate
17 1277 (3.62%) Programmer
18 1001 (2.84%) C# Software Developer
19 997 (2.83%) Graduate Developer
20 914 (2.59%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28937 (82.03%) .NET
2 19047 (53.99%) ASP.NET
3 12732 (36.09%) HTML
4 10632 (30.14%) CSS
5 8207 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7673 (21.75%) jQuery
7 7399 (20.97%) WCF
8 6599 (18.71%) .NET Framework
9 5520 (15.65%) XML
10 5338 (15.13%) Web Services
11 4301 (12.19%) WPF
12 3929 (11.14%) HTML5
13 3211 (9.10%) Ajax
14 2993 (8.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 2538 (7.19%) LINQ
16 2511 (7.12%) WinForms
17 2152 (6.10%) CSS3
18 1858 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 1716 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 1697 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3507 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 1871 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1346 (3.82%) Mathematics
4 1107 (3.14%) Mobile App
5 871 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 786 (2.23%) N-Tier
7 767 (2.17%) Open Source
8 759 (2.15%) User Experience
9 749 (2.12%) Inversion of Control
10 659 (1.87%) Hedge funds
11 651 (1.85%) Algorithms
12 633 (1.79%) Derivative
13 618 (1.75%) Client/Server
14 482 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 481 (1.36%) Equities
16 444 (1.26%) Fixed Income
17 422 (1.20%) Physics
18 370 (1.05%) iPhone
19 360 (1.02%) Data Structures
20 324 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5464 (15.49%) Windows
2 1485 (4.21%) Linux
3 1287 (3.65%) Android
4 959 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 947 (2.68%) UNIX
6 389 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 201 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 175 (0.50%) Windows Phone
9 167 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 138 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 138 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 101 (0.29%) Solaris
12 79 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 69 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 54 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
15 51 (0.14%) Debian
16 50 (0.14%) Mac OS X
17 41 (0.12%) HPUX
18 40 (0.11%) CentOS
19 33 (0.094%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14486 (41.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13126 (37.21%) MVC
3 7768 (22.02%) TDD
4 6257 (17.74%) OO
5 5845 (16.57%) Scrum
6 5000 (14.17%) Software Engineering
7 2988 (8.47%) BDD
8 2825 (8.01%) Web Development
9 2686 (7.61%) E-Commerce
10 2357 (6.68%) Continuous Integration
11 2286 (6.48%) Unit Testing
12 2191 (6.21%) Web Application Development
13 2070 (5.87%) OOP
14 1742 (4.94%) Mentoring
15 1536 (4.35%) OOD
16 1459 (4.14%) Multithreading
17 1390 (3.94%) CRM
18 1374 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
19 1340 (3.80%) SOA
20 1311 (3.72%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14915 (42.28%) SQL
2 13130 (37.22%) JavaScript
3 5613 (15.91%) Java
4 4364 (12.37%) C++
5 4104 (11.63%) VB.NET
6 3908 (11.08%) T-SQL
7 2111 (5.98%) VB
8 1594 (4.52%) Python
9 1508 (4.27%) C
10 1464 (4.15%) Ruby
11 1279 (3.63%) PHP
12 847 (2.40%) VBA
13 631 (1.79%) PowerShell
14 574 (1.63%) VB6
15 566 (1.60%) Perl
16 404 (1.15%) PL/SQL
17 400 (1.13%) VBScript
18 294 (0.83%) Scala
19 282 (0.80%) XAML
20 278 (0.79%) F#
Qualifications
1 6086 (17.25%) Degree
2 1181 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 683 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 550 (1.56%) MCSD
5 516 (1.46%) MCP
6 476 (1.35%) MCTS
7 419 (1.19%) MCAD
8 351 (0.99%) ISEB
9 314 (0.89%) SC Cleared
10 205 (0.58%) PhD
11 201 (0.57%) ISTQB
12 180 (0.51%) DV Cleared
13 75 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 67 (0.19%) MCSE
15 57 (0.16%) MCPD
16 50 (0.14%) MCITP
16 50 (0.14%) HND
17 44 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
18 43 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
19 37 (0.10%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1711 (4.85%) QA
2 235 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 190 (0.54%) SLA
4 54 (0.15%) WAI
5 50 (0.14%) WCAG
6 45 (0.13%) EMIR
7 41 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
8 34 (0.096%) PCI DSS
9 27 (0.077%) ISO 8583
10 25 (0.071%) HL7
10 25 (0.071%) ISO 9000
11 21 (0.060%) GAMP
12 17 (0.048%) UCITS
13 15 (0.043%) Data Quality
14 13 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (0.034%) TickIT
16 11 (0.031%) DO-178B
16 11 (0.031%) Basel III
17 10 (0.028%) JTAG
17 10 (0.028%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 300 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 133 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 72 (0.20%) Firmware
5 42 (0.12%) VMware ESX
6 38 (0.11%) vSphere
7 24 (0.068%) XenApp
8 16 (0.045%) XenDesktop
9 11 (0.031%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.020%) VirtualBox
10 7 (0.020%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.014%) Varnish
12 4 (0.011%) HDFS
12 4 (0.011%) Kamailio
13 3 (0.009%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.006%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.006%) Shibboleth
14 2 (0.006%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.003%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.003%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 202 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 170 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 139 (0.39%) Puppet
4 34 (0.096%) logstash
5 33 (0.094%) ZABBIX
6 32 (0.091%) Vagrant
7 27 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 27 (0.077%) Nagios
8 24 (0.068%) SCCM
9 23 (0.065%) NetBackup
10 22 (0.062%) MOM
11 18 (0.051%) SCVMM
11 18 (0.051%) Zenoss
12 17 (0.048%) HAProxy
13 16 (0.045%) SCOM
14 13 (0.037%) Pingdom
15 12 (0.034%) Control-M
16 10 (0.028%) OpenView
17 9 (0.026%) Backup Exec
17 9 (0.026%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9465 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 2370 (6.72%) Oracle
3 648 (1.84%) Sitecore
4 602 (1.71%) Google
5 445 (1.26%) Facebook
6 305 (0.86%) EPiServer
6 305 (0.86%) Sybase
7 295 (0.84%) Telerik
8 238 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
9 225 (0.64%) Twitter
10 212 (0.60%) Adobe
11 210 (0.60%) SAP
12 198 (0.56%) HP
13 187 (0.53%) VMware
14 186 (0.53%) IBM
15 176 (0.50%) Apple
15 176 (0.50%) DevExpress
16 175 (0.50%) Bloomberg
17 163 (0.46%) Xamarin
18 147 (0.42%) TIBCO
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