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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 14865 17008 18122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.76% 15.51% 15.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.98% 30.07% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13294 15232 15886
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
49582 56565 57758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.56% 51.57% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42692 48513 48435
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +2 14048 £45,000 +2.27% 2030
London +1 4919 £55,000 - 645
South East +5 3006 £42,500 - 327
North West +1 1224 £40,000 - 224
East of England +6 1170 £42,500 +3.65% 209
South West -2 1063 £40,000 +6.66% 183
Yorkshire 0 958 £40,000 - 154
West Midlands -2 888 £37,500 - 139
City of London +1 831 £57,500 +4.54% 146
Manchester +1 758 £40,000 - 142
East Midlands 0 700 £40,000 +6.66% 110
Surrey +4 685 £47,500 +5.55% 62
West Yorkshire 0 674 £40,000 - 101
Hampshire -2 608 £40,000 -5.88% 67
Leeds +3 501 £40,000 -5.88% 69
Berkshire +3 478 £45,000 -5.26% 60
Cambridgeshire +3 404 £40,000 - 87
Bristol +5 400 £42,500 +13.33% 62
Scotland +5 382 £40,000 - 73
Birmingham -2 348 £40,000 +6.66% 40
Buckinghamshire +5 347 £42,500 +3.65% 40
Hertfordshire 0 307 £45,000 - 46
Cheshire +6 303 £38,500 - 39
Cambridge +2 292 £40,000 - 56
Oxfordshire +2 276 £42,500 +6.25% 44
Nottinghamshire -1 270 £40,000 +6.66% 28
Nottingham 0 253 £40,000 +6.66% 21
West Sussex +4 226 £42,500 - 9
Glasgow +6 208 £38,500 -3.75% 35
Staffordshire +1 200 £37,500 - 29

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 24066 (80.72%) .NET
2 14751 (49.48%) ASP.NET
3 14193 (47.60%) SQL Server
4 13807 (46.31%) Agile Software Development
5 13075 (43.85%) MVC
6 12624 (42.34%) JavaScript
7 11935 (40.03%) SQL
8 10603 (35.56%) HTML
9 8993 (30.16%) CSS
10 8049 (27.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7364 (24.70%) Microsoft
12 7176 (24.07%) TDD
13 6271 (21.03%) Finance
14 5961 (19.99%) jQuery
15 5433 (18.22%) .NET Framework
16 5396 (18.10%) WCF
17 5385 (18.06%) Scrum
18 5217 (17.50%) AngularJS
19 4897 (16.42%) Java
20 4618 (15.49%) Degree
21 4281 (14.36%) Software Engineering
22 4265 (14.30%) Web Development
23 4135 (13.87%) ASP.NET Web API
24 4106 (13.77%) Web Services
25 4043 (13.56%) OO
26 3896 (13.07%) Windows
27 3753 (12.59%) HTML5
28 3464 (11.62%) Visual Studio
29 3375 (11.32%) XML
30 3327 (11.16%) 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 1551 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 1394 (4.68%) IIS
3 1130 (3.79%) CMS
4 666 (2.23%) Umbraco
5 513 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
6 394 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 382 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
8 353 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 311 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
10 166 (0.56%) Apache
11 165 (0.55%) Apache Spark
12 156 (0.52%) NServiceBus
13 130 (0.44%) WebSphere
14 116 (0.39%) Tomcat
15 115 (0.39%) WordPress
16 109 (0.37%) Kentico
17 104 (0.35%) Confluence
18 103 (0.35%) JBoss
19 98 (0.33%) WebLogic
20 88 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 2784 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 393 (1.32%) MS Office
3 130 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 48 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 36 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 35 (0.12%) SPSS
8 33 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 28 (0.094%) MS Project
10 27 (0.091%) InfoPath
11 26 (0.087%) MS Visio
12 19 (0.064%) HipChat
13 15 (0.050%) FrameMaker
14 14 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 8 (0.027%) Adobe After Effects
15 8 (0.027%) InDesign
16 7 (0.023%) 3ds Max
16 7 (0.023%) CINEMA 4D
17 6 (0.020%) Blender
18 5 (0.017%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 759 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 120 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 119 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 40 (0.13%) Magento
5 37 (0.12%) Markit EDM
6 35 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 35 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 34 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 28 (0.094%) thinkFolio
9 19 (0.064%) Sage 200
10 17 (0.057%) SDL Web 8
11 14 (0.047%) Beauchamp
12 13 (0.044%) Infor M3
12 13 (0.044%) Sage 1000
12 13 (0.044%) SAP CRM
12 13 (0.044%) Unit4 Business World
13 12 (0.040%) Eloqua
13 12 (0.040%) Endur
13 12 (0.040%) HiPortfolio
13 12 (0.040%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2350 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1168 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 559 (1.87%) SaaS
4 348 (1.17%) GitHub
5 263 (0.88%) Office 365
6 222 (0.74%) PaaS
7 158 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 111 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 106 (0.36%) IaaS
10 100 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 80 (0.27%) Google Play
12 73 (0.24%) Google Analytics
13 40 (0.13%) Google Apps
14 39 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
15 35 (0.12%) Sage Pay
16 34 (0.11%) Slack
17 32 (0.11%) Force.com
18 30 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
19 24 (0.080%) Amazon Kinesis
20 22 (0.074%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 779 (2.61%) Internet
2 394 (1.32%) HTTP
3 228 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 196 (0.66%) Intranet
5 101 (0.34%) Network Security
6 95 (0.32%) Firewall
7 87 (0.29%) DNS
8 79 (0.26%) SSL
9 74 (0.25%) HTTPS
10 63 (0.21%) Broadband
11 60 (0.20%) Skype
12 56 (0.19%) LAN
13 53 (0.18%) WAN
14 51 (0.17%) VoIP
15 46 (0.15%) Ethernet
16 44 (0.15%) Wireless
17 36 (0.12%) Bluetooth
18 35 (0.12%) SMTP
19 34 (0.11%) FTP
19 34 (0.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14193 (47.60%) SQL Server
2 2155 (7.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 1731 (5.81%) NoSQL
4 1632 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1598 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 1535 (5.15%) Relational Database
7 1456 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1077 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 947 (3.18%) MongoDB
10 848 (2.84%) MySQL
11 732 (2.46%) Big Data
12 562 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
13 491 (1.65%) RDBMS
14 486 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 401 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
16 393 (1.32%) Hadoop
17 378 (1.27%) Redis
18 270 (0.91%) Oracle Database
19 162 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
20 153 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3464 (11.62%) Visual Studio
2 2749 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2580 (8.65%) Git (software)
4 1942 (6.51%) NUnit
5 1688 (5.66%) Selenium
6 1225 (4.11%) Subversion
7 986 (3.31%) Rhino Mocks
8 920 (3.09%) TeamCity
9 913 (3.06%) JIRA
10 833 (2.79%) Moq
11 745 (2.50%) MSTest
12 686 (2.30%) SpecFlow
13 674 (2.26%) Jenkins
14 615 (2.06%) WebDriver
15 448 (1.50%) Cucumber
16 380 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
17 324 (1.09%) SoapUI
18 221 (0.74%) Jasmine
19 217 (0.73%) JUnit
20 176 (0.59%) JMeter
General
1 6271 (21.03%) Finance
2 1537 (5.16%) Banking
3 1126 (3.78%) Games
4 1074 (3.60%) Marketing
5 1002 (3.36%) Retail
6 681 (2.28%) Front Office
7 651 (2.18%) Telecoms
8 623 (2.09%) Advertising
9 491 (1.65%) Law
10 448 (1.50%) Investment Banking
11 415 (1.39%) Back Office
12 410 (1.38%) Legal
13 370 (1.24%) Manufacturing
14 294 (0.99%) Electronics
15 233 (0.78%) Financial Institution
16 203 (0.68%) Automotive
17 160 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
18 155 (0.52%) Publishing
19 120 (0.40%) Aerospace
20 96 (0.32%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 22214 (74.51%) Developer
2 13244 (44.42%) .NET Developer
3 12137 (40.71%) C# Developer
4 8599 (28.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 4331 (14.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3880 (13.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3637 (12.20%) Senior Developer
8 3386 (11.36%) Software Developer
9 3166 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2969 (9.96%) SQL Developer
11 2266 (7.60%) C# Software Developer
12 2107 (7.07%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2073 (6.95%) .NET Software Developer
14 1946 (6.53%) Senior C# Developer
15 1908 (6.40%) Software Engineer
16 1826 (6.12%) Web Developer
17 1541 (5.17%) Analyst
18 1501 (5.03%) Junior
19 1337 (4.48%) Junior Developer
20 1325 (4.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24066 (80.72%) .NET
2 14751 (49.48%) ASP.NET
3 10603 (35.56%) HTML
4 8993 (30.16%) CSS
5 8049 (27.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5961 (19.99%) jQuery
7 5433 (18.22%) .NET Framework
8 5396 (18.10%) WCF
9 5217 (17.50%) AngularJS
10 4135 (13.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4106 (13.77%) Web Services
12 3753 (12.59%) HTML5
13 3375 (11.32%) XML
14 3051 (10.23%) WPF
15 2913 (9.77%) Entity Framework
16 2562 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 2019 (6.77%) RESTful
18 1902 (6.38%) CSS3
19 1857 (6.23%) Node.js
20 1842 (6.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3037 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 1522 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1018 (3.41%) Mathematics
4 1013 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 961 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
6 959 (3.22%) User Experience
7 638 (2.14%) Inversion of Control
8 482 (1.62%) Hedge funds
9 459 (1.54%) Algorithms
10 420 (1.41%) Physics
11 377 (1.26%) Fintech
12 362 (1.21%) iPad
13 333 (1.12%) Client/Server
14 320 (1.07%) Management Information System
15 312 (1.05%) N-Tier
16 279 (0.94%) Derivative
17 271 (0.91%) Visualisation
18 256 (0.86%) Equities
19 229 (0.77%) Fixed Income
20 219 (0.73%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3896 (13.07%) Windows
2 1218 (4.09%) Linux
3 915 (3.07%) Android
4 756 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 660 (2.21%) Unix
6 511 (1.71%) Windows Server
7 177 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 153 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 111 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 101 (0.34%) Windows 8
11 79 (0.26%) Windows Phone
12 67 (0.22%) Windows 10
13 56 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 48 (0.16%) Solaris
15 42 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
16 40 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 34 (0.11%) Mac OS X
18 33 (0.11%) CentOS
19 28 (0.094%) Ubuntu
19 28 (0.094%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13807 (46.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13075 (43.85%) MVC
3 7176 (24.07%) TDD
4 5385 (18.06%) Scrum
5 4281 (14.36%) Software Engineering
6 4265 (14.30%) Web Development
7 4043 (13.56%) OO
8 3281 (11.00%) BDD
9 2790 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
10 2766 (9.28%) SDLC
11 2178 (7.31%) Web Application Development
12 2079 (6.97%) Unit Testing
13 1682 (5.64%) OOP
14 1678 (5.63%) E-Commerce
15 1606 (5.39%) Mentoring
16 1360 (4.56%) Kanban
17 1282 (4.30%) CRM
18 1153 (3.87%) SOA
19 1110 (3.72%) Dependency Injection
20 1071 (3.59%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 12624 (42.34%) JavaScript
2 11935 (40.03%) SQL
3 4897 (16.42%) Java
4 3327 (11.16%) T-SQL
5 3164 (10.61%) C++
6 2863 (9.60%) VB.NET
7 1971 (6.61%) Python
8 1448 (4.86%) Ruby
9 1343 (4.50%) VB
10 1104 (3.70%) PHP
11 972 (3.26%) C
12 827 (2.77%) PowerShell
13 696 (2.33%) PL/SQL
14 451 (1.51%) TypeScript
15 443 (1.49%) VBA
16 392 (1.31%) Perl
17 389 (1.30%) Scala
18 353 (1.18%) Objective-C
19 348 (1.17%) F#
20 226 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4618 (15.49%) Degree
2 661 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 646 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 438 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 404 (1.36%) ISEB
6 314 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 218 (0.73%) PhD
8 144 (0.48%) MCSD
9 136 (0.46%) DV Cleared
10 132 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 119 (0.40%) PMI Certification
12 103 (0.35%) MCP
13 88 (0.30%) MCTS
14 84 (0.28%) CREST Certified
15 66 (0.22%) MCAD
16 65 (0.22%) CISSP
17 64 (0.21%) HND
18 60 (0.20%) MCSE
19 50 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
20 48 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1762 (5.91%) QA
2 148 (0.50%) SDET
3 132 (0.44%) SLA
4 96 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 86 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 85 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 62 (0.21%) MiFID
8 57 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 29 (0.097%) GCP
9 29 (0.097%) SEPA
10 27 (0.091%) ISO 14001
11 24 (0.080%) WAI
12 22 (0.074%) GAMP
13 20 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 7816
14 16 (0.054%) MISRA
15 15 (0.050%) MISRA C
16 14 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 13 (0.044%) DICOM
18 11 (0.037%) DO-178B
18 11 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 281 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 169 (0.57%) Docker
3 133 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (0.26%) Firmware
5 77 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 70 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 32 (0.11%) HDFS
8 22 (0.074%) Apache Flume
9 15 (0.050%) VMware ESX
10 14 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (0.047%) vSphere
11 13 (0.044%) VirtualBox
12 12 (0.040%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.030%) Varnish
14 8 (0.027%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 6 (0.020%) Xen
16 5 (0.017%) XenApp
17 4 (0.013%) RHEV
18 3 (0.010%) Corosync
18 3 (0.010%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 296 (0.99%) Puppet
2 241 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 132 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 104 (0.35%) Ansible
5 71 (0.24%) Kibana
6 38 (0.13%) Salt
7 34 (0.11%) SCOM
8 32 (0.11%) SCCM
9 31 (0.10%) StatsD
10 30 (0.10%) Control-M
11 28 (0.094%) logstash
12 26 (0.087%) Nessus
13 19 (0.064%) vRealize
14 18 (0.060%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 18 (0.060%) Nagios
14 18 (0.060%) WMI
15 17 (0.057%) Nmap
16 16 (0.054%) SCVMM
17 15 (0.050%) WSUS
17 15 (0.050%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7364 (24.70%) Microsoft
2 2000 (6.71%) Oracle
3 611 (2.05%) Google
4 520 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 434 (1.46%) Xamarin
6 298 (1.00%) Facebook
7 280 (0.94%) SAP
8 260 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 215 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
10 211 (0.71%) Tableau
11 188 (0.63%) VMware
12 176 (0.59%) Telerik
13 166 (0.56%) Apple
14 152 (0.51%) IBM
15 148 (0.50%) Adobe
16 125 (0.42%) Twitter
17 113 (0.38%) HP
18 111 (0.37%) Sybase
19 81 (0.27%) DevExpress
20 72 (0.24%) Yahoo!
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 38k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-65,000
Posted: Yesterday