The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 7 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 15028 16834 18734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.59% 15.39% 16.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.66% 30.16% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13493 15044 16488
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50665 55816 59290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.56% 51.03% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 43867 47651 49702
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C#
Salary Trend

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

C# Salary Trend in the UK

C#
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 within the UK.

C# Salary Histogram in the UK

C#
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# within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 14193 £45,000 +4.65% 2018
London 0 4962 £55,000 - 610
South East +4 3168 £42,500 - 349
East of England +5 1188 £42,500 +6.25% 179
North West +3 1118 £40,000 - 253
South West -1 1053 £40,000 +6.66% 175
Yorkshire -3 983 £40,000 - 161
West Midlands -2 874 £37,500 - 126
City of London -4 765 £55,000 - 157
East Midlands +1 721 £40,000 +6.66% 117
West Yorkshire -2 719 £40,000 - 105
Hampshire +1 708 £40,000 - 82
Manchester +5 695 £40,000 - 156
Surrey +1 638 £45,000 - 73
Leeds +1 522 £40,000 - 69
Berkshire -4 477 £45,000 - 58
Cambridgeshire +4 430 £41,000 +2.50% 79
Scotland +10 415 £40,000 - 55
Bristol +5 385 £42,500 +13.33% 49
Buckinghamshire +9 357 £42,500 +5.59% 39
Birmingham -3 335 £40,000 +2.56% 45
Oxfordshire +3 306 £40,000 - 30
Cambridge +2 289 £40,000 - 66
Hertfordshire +1 277 £45,000 - 39
Nottinghamshire -1 269 £41,250 +10.00% 53
Cheshire +6 268 £37,500 -6.25% 51
West Sussex +6 256 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Nottingham +1 244 £42,500 +10.38% 51
Staffordshire +2 232 £37,500 - 20
Glasgow +10 226 £40,000 - 21

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for C#.

1 24317 (80.69%) .NET
2 14985 (49.72%) ASP.NET
3 14500 (48.11%) SQL Server
4 13936 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
5 13131 (43.57%) MVC
6 12831 (42.57%) JavaScript
7 12122 (40.22%) SQL
8 10652 (35.34%) HTML
9 9120 (30.26%) CSS
10 8118 (26.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7482 (24.83%) Microsoft
12 7130 (23.66%) TDD
13 6346 (21.06%) Finance
14 6087 (20.20%) jQuery
15 5458 (18.11%) .NET Framework
16 5429 (18.01%) WCF
17 5421 (17.99%) Scrum
18 5108 (16.95%) AngularJS
19 5005 (16.61%) Java
20 4801 (15.93%) Degree
21 4386 (14.55%) Software Engineering
22 4329 (14.36%) Web Development
23 4203 (13.95%) OO
24 4185 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
25 4129 (13.70%) Windows
26 4069 (13.50%) Web Services
27 3780 (12.54%) HTML5
28 3589 (11.91%) Visual Studio
29 3434 (11.39%) XML
30 3415 (11.33%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related 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 1601 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 1413 (4.69%) IIS
3 1174 (3.90%) CMS
4 711 (2.36%) Umbraco
5 486 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 420 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 389 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 375 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
9 337 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
10 166 (0.55%) Apache
11 151 (0.50%) Apache Spark
12 149 (0.49%) NServiceBus
13 129 (0.43%) Kentico
14 128 (0.42%) WebSphere
15 120 (0.40%) WordPress
16 117 (0.39%) Confluence
17 108 (0.36%) Tomcat
18 98 (0.33%) JBoss
19 92 (0.31%) SAS
20 88 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2872 (9.53%) MS Excel
2 428 (1.42%) MS Office
3 140 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 53 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 42 (0.14%) MS Project
7 41 (0.14%) SPSS
8 38 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 36 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 31 (0.10%) InfoPath
10 31 (0.10%) MS Visio
11 24 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 18 (0.060%) HipChat
13 13 (0.043%) 3ds Max
14 10 (0.033%) FrameMaker
15 8 (0.027%) Adobe After Effects
15 8 (0.027%) InDesign
16 7 (0.023%) CINEMA 4D
17 6 (0.020%) Blender
18 5 (0.017%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 749 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 130 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 107 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 42 (0.14%) Magento
5 40 (0.13%) Markit EDM
6 36 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 36 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 33 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
8 28 (0.093%) thinkFolio
9 21 (0.070%) SDL Web 8
10 19 (0.063%) Sage 200
11 15 (0.050%) Infor M3
12 14 (0.046%) Beauchamp
12 14 (0.046%) Endur
12 14 (0.046%) RMDS
13 12 (0.040%) Eloqua
13 12 (0.040%) Hi Portfolio
13 12 (0.040%) SAP CRM
14 11 (0.036%) ReMetrica
14 11 (0.036%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2293 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1122 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
3 601 (1.99%) SaaS
4 341 (1.13%) GitHub
5 273 (0.91%) Office 365
6 209 (0.69%) PaaS
7 146 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 107 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 106 (0.35%) IaaS
10 103 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 87 (0.29%) Google Play
12 69 (0.23%) Google Analytics
13 34 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
13 34 (0.11%) Force.com
14 33 (0.11%) Sage Pay
15 29 (0.096%) Google Apps
16 25 (0.083%) Amazon S3
16 25 (0.083%) AWS Lambda
17 22 (0.073%) Azure Active Directory
17 22 (0.073%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 787 (2.61%) Internet
2 385 (1.28%) HTTP
3 225 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 179 (0.59%) Intranet
5 108 (0.36%) Network Security
6 96 (0.32%) Firewall
7 90 (0.30%) DNS
8 86 (0.29%) SSL
9 69 (0.23%) HTTPS
10 67 (0.22%) Broadband
11 66 (0.22%) Skype
12 63 (0.21%) LAN
13 61 (0.20%) VoIP
14 58 (0.19%) WAN
15 43 (0.14%) SMTP
16 42 (0.14%) Ethernet
16 42 (0.14%) FTP
17 40 (0.13%) Wireless
18 39 (0.13%) SAN
19 33 (0.11%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14500 (48.11%) SQL Server
2 2176 (7.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 1751 (5.81%) NoSQL
4 1648 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1632 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1537 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 1495 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1111 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 907 (3.01%) MongoDB
10 883 (2.93%) MySQL
11 702 (2.33%) Big Data
12 572 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
13 479 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 478 (1.59%) RDBMS
15 396 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
16 382 (1.27%) Hadoop
17 357 (1.18%) Redis
18 282 (0.94%) Oracle Database
19 170 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
20 169 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3589 (11.91%) Visual Studio
2 2778 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2503 (8.31%) Git (software)
4 1973 (6.55%) NUnit
5 1693 (5.62%) Selenium
6 1248 (4.14%) Subversion
7 1005 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
8 913 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 908 (3.01%) JIRA
10 835 (2.77%) Moq
11 754 (2.50%) MSTest
12 683 (2.27%) SpecFlow
13 656 (2.18%) Jenkins
14 640 (2.12%) WebDriver
15 453 (1.50%) Cucumber
16 361 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
17 328 (1.09%) SoapUI
18 232 (0.77%) JUnit
19 218 (0.72%) Jasmine
20 179 (0.59%) JMeter
General
1 6346 (21.06%) Finance
2 1552 (5.15%) Banking
3 1190 (3.95%) Games
4 1101 (3.65%) Marketing
5 988 (3.28%) Retail
6 700 (2.32%) Telecoms
7 699 (2.32%) Front Office
8 609 (2.02%) Advertising
9 508 (1.69%) Law
10 468 (1.55%) Investment Banking
11 411 (1.36%) Back Office
12 385 (1.28%) Legal
13 378 (1.25%) Manufacturing
14 304 (1.01%) Electronics
15 239 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 210 (0.70%) Automotive
17 160 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 160 (0.53%) Publishing
18 129 (0.43%) Aerospace
19 89 (0.30%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 22543 (74.80%) Developer
2 13405 (44.48%) .NET Developer
3 12335 (40.93%) C# Developer
4 8729 (28.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 4464 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3988 (13.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3638 (12.07%) Senior Developer
8 3415 (11.33%) Software Developer
9 3216 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3062 (10.16%) SQL Developer
11 2340 (7.76%) C# Software Developer
12 2122 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2043 (6.78%) .NET Software Developer
14 1945 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
15 1918 (6.36%) Software Engineer
16 1868 (6.20%) Web Developer
17 1531 (5.08%) Analyst
18 1507 (5.00%) Junior
19 1387 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
20 1339 (4.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24317 (80.69%) .NET
2 14985 (49.72%) ASP.NET
3 10652 (35.34%) HTML
4 9120 (30.26%) CSS
5 8118 (26.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6087 (20.20%) jQuery
7 5458 (18.11%) .NET Framework
8 5429 (18.01%) WCF
9 5108 (16.95%) AngularJS
10 4185 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4069 (13.50%) Web Services
12 3780 (12.54%) HTML5
13 3434 (11.39%) XML
14 3113 (10.33%) WPF
15 2886 (9.58%) Entity Framework
16 2610 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 1984 (6.58%) RESTful
18 1949 (6.47%) CSS3
19 1841 (6.11%) Node.js
20 1832 (6.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3172 (10.52%) Computer Science
2 1570 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 1059 (3.51%) Mathematics
4 1016 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 967 (3.21%) User Experience
6 943 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 675 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
8 539 (1.79%) Hedge funds
9 456 (1.51%) Algorithms
10 437 (1.45%) Physics
11 384 (1.27%) Fintech
12 383 (1.27%) iPad
13 358 (1.19%) N-Tier
14 335 (1.11%) Client/Server
15 313 (1.04%) Management Information System
16 290 (0.96%) Derivative
17 286 (0.95%) Visualisation
18 260 (0.86%) Equities
19 256 (0.85%) Fixed Income
20 230 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4129 (13.70%) Windows
2 1229 (4.08%) Linux
3 952 (3.16%) Android
4 786 (2.61%) Apple iOS
5 684 (2.27%) Unix
6 562 (1.86%) Windows Server
7 185 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 171 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 112 (0.37%) Windows 7
9 112 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 70 (0.23%) Windows Phone
11 69 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 65 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 55 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 53 (0.18%) Solaris
15 49 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 38 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 31 (0.10%) Windows CE
18 29 (0.096%) Ubuntu
19 26 (0.086%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13936 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13131 (43.57%) MVC
3 7130 (23.66%) TDD
4 5421 (17.99%) Scrum
5 4386 (14.55%) Software Engineering
6 4329 (14.36%) Web Development
7 4203 (13.95%) OO
8 3279 (10.88%) BDD
9 2800 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
10 2712 (9.00%) SDLC
11 2176 (7.22%) Web Application Development
12 2073 (6.88%) Unit Testing
13 1719 (5.70%) OOP
14 1659 (5.50%) E-Commerce
15 1600 (5.31%) Mentoring
16 1360 (4.51%) Kanban
17 1267 (4.20%) CRM
18 1160 (3.85%) SOA
19 1154 (3.83%) Dependency Injection
20 1061 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12831 (42.57%) JavaScript
2 12122 (40.22%) SQL
3 5005 (16.61%) Java
4 3415 (11.33%) T-SQL
5 3318 (11.01%) C++
6 2910 (9.66%) VB.NET
7 1950 (6.47%) Python
8 1472 (4.88%) Ruby
9 1385 (4.60%) VB
10 1097 (3.64%) PHP
11 953 (3.16%) C
12 833 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 714 (2.37%) PL/SQL
14 438 (1.45%) VBA
15 401 (1.33%) TypeScript
16 388 (1.29%) Scala
17 379 (1.26%) Perl
18 360 (1.19%) Objective-C
19 346 (1.15%) F#
20 248 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4801 (15.93%) Degree
2 699 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 641 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 440 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 437 (1.45%) ISEB
6 331 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 205 (0.68%) PhD
8 148 (0.49%) MCSD
9 127 (0.42%) DV Cleared
10 118 (0.39%) PMI Certification
11 114 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 98 (0.33%) MCP
13 93 (0.31%) MCTS
14 88 (0.29%) CREST Certified
15 73 (0.24%) HND
16 64 (0.21%) MCSE
17 60 (0.20%) MCAD
18 58 (0.19%) CISSP
19 54 (0.18%) PMP
20 45 (0.15%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1756 (5.83%) QA
2 148 (0.49%) SDET
3 140 (0.46%) SLA
4 89 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 83 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 80 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 76 (0.25%) MiFID
8 45 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 27 (0.090%) GAMP
9 27 (0.090%) SEPA
10 24 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 7816
11 21 (0.070%) GCP
11 21 (0.070%) ISO 14001
12 17 (0.056%) WAI
13 13 (0.043%) DICOM
14 12 (0.040%) MISRA
14 12 (0.040%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 11 (0.036%) EMIR
15 11 (0.036%) HL7
15 11 (0.036%) MISRA C
System Software
1 299 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 137 (0.45%) Docker
2 137 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (0.25%) Firmware
4 71 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 68 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 33 (0.11%) HDFS
7 24 (0.080%) Apache Flume
8 19 (0.063%) VMware ESX
9 15 (0.050%) VirtualBox
10 14 (0.046%) vSphere
11 12 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.030%) Varnish
13 8 (0.027%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 8 (0.027%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.020%) Xen
14 6 (0.020%) XenApp
15 4 (0.013%) RHEV
16 3 (0.010%) Corosync
16 3 (0.010%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 289 (0.96%) Puppet
2 235 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 120 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 93 (0.31%) Ansible
5 71 (0.24%) Kibana
6 38 (0.13%) Salt
6 38 (0.13%) SCOM
7 36 (0.12%) SCCM
8 32 (0.11%) StatsD
9 27 (0.090%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 27 (0.090%) logstash
9 27 (0.090%) Nagios
10 26 (0.086%) Control-M
11 25 (0.083%) Nessus
12 23 (0.076%) ZABBIX
13 22 (0.073%) WMI
14 21 (0.070%) WSUS
15 19 (0.063%) vRealize
16 16 (0.053%) Perfmon
16 16 (0.053%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7482 (24.83%) Microsoft
2 2044 (6.78%) Oracle
3 599 (1.99%) Google
4 548 (1.82%) Sitecore
5 412 (1.37%) Xamarin
6 302 (1.00%) SAP
7 288 (0.96%) Facebook
8 253 (0.84%) EPiServer
9 205 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 192 (0.64%) VMware
11 186 (0.62%) Apple
12 185 (0.61%) Telerik
13 176 (0.58%) Tableau
14 149 (0.49%) Adobe
15 148 (0.49%) IBM
16 125 (0.41%) Twitter
17 121 (0.40%) Sybase
18 101 (0.34%) HP
19 88 (0.29%) DevExpress
20 77 (0.26%) Yahoo!
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Great Base+Bens+Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great base + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £600000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45,000+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago