Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,577 1,200 1,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.59% 11.57% 11.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.41% 20.35% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,378 1,068 1,429
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +2.61% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,461 5,897 7,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.79% 56.87% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5,773 5,379 6,875
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for C# in the City of London

C#
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for C# in the City of London

C#
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in the City of London

C#
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the City of London region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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
London Bridge +3 4 £53,750 +34.38%
C#
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for C#.

1 1,177 (74.64%) .NET
2 765 (48.51%) SQL
3 706 (44.77%) Finance
4 655 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
5 631 (40.01%) ASP.NET
6 620 (39.32%) JavaScript
7 594 (37.67%) SQL Server
8 581 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 514 (32.59%) MVC
10 422 (26.76%) AngularJS
11 375 (23.78%) CSS
12 364 (23.08%) HTML
13 348 (22.07%) Software Engineering
14 327 (20.74%) Microsoft Azure
15 322 (20.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 266 (16.87%) TDD
17 265 (16.80%) Greenfield Project
18 264 (16.74%) ASP.NET Web API
19 261 (16.55%) Web Development
19 261 (16.55%) OO
20 258 (16.36%) Degree
21 235 (14.90%) Banking
22 232 (14.71%) .NET Framework
23 230 (14.58%) Java
24 222 (14.08%) Web Services
25 207 (13.13%) Computer Science
26 199 (12.62%) RESTful
27 197 (12.49%) jQuery
28 193 (12.24%) Visual Studio
29 188 (11.92%) Scrum

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 76 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 62 (3.93%) CMS
3 56 (3.55%) IIS
4 42 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (2.09%) Confluence
6 30 (1.90%) Umbraco
7 29 (1.84%) Apache Spark
8 24 (1.52%) EPiServer
9 16 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (1.01%) Tomcat
10 14 (0.89%) Apache
10 14 (0.89%) Kentico
11 13 (0.82%) NServiceBus
11 13 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.44%) SAS
14 6 (0.38%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.25%) Ethereum
15 4 (0.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 61 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.063%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 72 (4.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.01%) MetaTrader
3 6 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.13%) Bloomberg AIM
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.13%) Eikon
5 2 (0.13%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.13%) RMDS
5 2 (0.13%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.063%) Beauchamp
6 1 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 327 (20.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.35%) Office 365
4 36 (2.28%) IaaS
5 32 (2.03%) PaaS
6 30 (1.90%) SaaS
7 27 (1.71%) Serverless
8 25 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
9 23 (1.46%) GitHub
10 21 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 20 (1.27%) NuGet
12 17 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
13 14 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.51%) Azure Machine Learning
16 8 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
17 7 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
17 7 (0.44%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.66%) Internet
2 31 (1.97%) HTTP
3 20 (1.27%) Intranet
4 17 (1.08%) NetScaler
5 10 (0.63%) Firewall
6 9 (0.57%) WAN
7 7 (0.44%) DNS
8 5 (0.32%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.32%) VPN
9 3 (0.19%) SSL
10 2 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.13%) LAN
10 2 (0.13%) Network Security
10 2 (0.13%) SMS
10 2 (0.13%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.063%) 3G
11 1 (0.063%) SAN
11 1 (0.063%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (37.67%) SQL Server
2 148 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 129 (8.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (5.14%) MongoDB
5 74 (4.69%) Big Data
6 67 (4.25%) NoSQL
7 54 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
8 52 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 46 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 45 (2.85%) Power BI
11 41 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
12 40 (2.54%) MySQL
13 37 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
14 33 (2.09%) Relational Database
15 24 (1.52%) Cosmos DB
15 24 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
16 23 (1.46%) Data Lake
17 22 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
19 19 (1.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 193 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 177 (11.22%) Git (software)
3 151 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 99 (6.28%) TeamCity
5 68 (4.31%) NUnit
6 58 (3.68%) Selenium
7 53 (3.36%) JIRA
7 53 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 48 (3.04%) Jenkins
9 42 (2.66%) Visual Studio Team System
10 39 (2.47%) SpecFlow
11 38 (2.41%) MSBuild
11 38 (2.41%) Subversion
12 35 (2.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 34 (2.16%) WebDriver
14 24 (1.52%) Moq
15 22 (1.40%) Maven
16 20 (1.27%) Eclipse
16 20 (1.27%) Fiddler
16 20 (1.27%) MSTest
General
1 706 (44.77%) Finance
2 235 (14.90%) Banking
3 149 (9.45%) Front Office
4 96 (6.09%) Advertising
5 70 (4.44%) Law
6 69 (4.38%) Investment Banking
7 53 (3.36%) Back Office
8 52 (3.30%) Financial Institution
9 50 (3.17%) Retail
10 28 (1.78%) Legal
11 27 (1.71%) Marketing
12 14 (0.89%) Games
13 7 (0.44%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.44%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.38%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.25%) Automotive
15 4 (0.25%) Publishing
16 1 (0.063%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.063%) Local Government
16 1 (0.063%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,003 (63.60%) Developer
2 590 (37.41%) C# Developer
3 498 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 338 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 198 (12.56%) Senior Developer
6 124 (7.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 121 (7.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 118 (7.48%) Software Developer
9 114 (7.23%) Software Engineer
10 113 (7.17%) Senior C# Developer
11 108 (6.85%) Junior
12 104 (6.59%) Junior Developer
13 96 (6.09%) Senior .NET Developer
14 93 (5.90%) Analyst
15 89 (5.64%) Full Stack Developer
16 87 (5.52%) SQL Developer
17 78 (4.95%) Web Developer
18 76 (4.82%) C# Software Engineer
19 72 (4.57%) Architect
20 69 (4.38%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,177 (74.64%) .NET
2 631 (40.01%) ASP.NET
3 422 (26.76%) AngularJS
4 375 (23.78%) CSS
5 364 (23.08%) HTML
6 322 (20.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 264 (16.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 232 (14.71%) .NET Framework
9 222 (14.08%) Web Services
10 199 (12.62%) RESTful
11 197 (12.49%) jQuery
12 180 (11.41%) WCF
12 180 (11.41%) WPF
13 163 (10.34%) REST
14 155 (9.83%) HTML5
15 124 (7.86%) React
16 121 (7.67%) Entity Framework
17 112 (7.10%) XML
18 93 (5.90%) Angular 2
19 91 (5.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 265 (16.80%) Greenfield Project
2 207 (13.13%) Computer Science
3 135 (8.56%) Fintech
4 104 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 82 (5.20%) User Experience
6 60 (3.80%) Hedge funds
7 55 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 51 (3.23%) Mobile App
9 50 (3.17%) Equities
10 40 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
11 35 (2.22%) Derivative
12 33 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
13 30 (1.90%) Algorithms
13 30 (1.90%) Management Information System
13 30 (1.90%) Market Risk
14 26 (1.65%) Fixed Income
15 21 (1.33%) Credit Risk
15 21 (1.33%) Data Structures
16 17 (1.08%) N-Tier
17 16 (1.01%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 178 (11.29%) Windows
2 62 (3.93%) Linux
3 26 (1.65%) Unix
4 22 (1.40%) Android
5 20 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.95%) CentOS
8 12 (0.76%) Windows Server
9 11 (0.70%) VMS
10 8 (0.51%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.38%) HPUX
12 4 (0.25%) AIX
12 4 (0.25%) Solaris
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.13%) Debian
14 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.063%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.063%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.063%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 514 (32.59%) MVC
3 348 (22.07%) Software Engineering
4 266 (16.87%) TDD
5 261 (16.55%) OO
5 261 (16.55%) Web Development
6 188 (11.92%) Scrum
7 173 (10.97%) DevOps
8 166 (10.53%) SDLC
9 161 (10.21%) Unit Testing
10 155 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
11 147 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
12 142 (9.00%) Microservices
13 137 (8.69%) Test Automation
14 130 (8.24%) Analytics
15 125 (7.93%) Mathematics
16 109 (6.91%) Multithreading
17 105 (6.66%) SOLID
18 100 (6.34%) E-Commerce
19 99 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 765 (48.51%) SQL
2 620 (39.32%) JavaScript
3 230 (14.58%) Java
4 178 (11.29%) T-SQL
5 177 (11.22%) Python
6 110 (6.98%) C++
7 107 (6.79%) PowerShell
8 78 (4.95%) VB.NET
9 67 (4.25%) VBA
10 48 (3.04%) TypeScript
11 45 (2.85%) R
12 37 (2.35%) VB
13 32 (2.03%) MATLAB
14 31 (1.97%) Scala
15 30 (1.90%) Ruby
16 27 (1.71%) Perl
17 24 (1.52%) PHP
18 20 (1.27%) F#
19 16 (1.01%) PL/SQL
19 16 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 258 (16.36%) Degree
2 74 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (1.08%) Master's Degree
5 14 (0.89%) PhD
6 10 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 9 (0.57%) MCSE
7 9 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.51%) MCTS
8 8 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (0.44%) ISEB
9 7 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.44%) MCITP
9 7 (0.44%) MCSA
10 6 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.38%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.38%) PMP
11 4 (0.25%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.19%) MCSD
13 2 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (9.38%) QA
2 27 (1.71%) MiFID
3 14 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 14 (0.89%) EMIR
4 7 (0.44%) GDPR
5 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) GCP
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) SLA
7 1 (0.063%) HL7
7 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (2.66%) Docker
2 38 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.44%) HDFS
5 7 (0.44%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.32%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.25%) GridGain
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.063%) ACF2
9 1 (0.063%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.063%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.063%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.063%) RACF
9 1 (0.063%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.063%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.063%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (2.03%) Puppet
2 26 (1.65%) Ansible
3 25 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (1.40%) logstash
5 20 (1.27%) Kibana
6 17 (1.08%) Terraform
7 16 (1.01%) Perfmon
8 14 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
9 10 (0.63%) Mesos
10 6 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
10 6 (0.38%) Kubernetes
11 5 (0.32%) Consul
11 5 (0.32%) Graphite
12 4 (0.25%) Nagios
12 4 (0.25%) SCCM
13 3 (0.19%) Control-M
13 3 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 3 (0.19%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
14 2 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 581 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 82 (5.20%) Oracle
3 37 (2.35%) Sitecore
4 35 (2.22%) Tableau
5 28 (1.78%) VMware
6 23 (1.46%) TIBCO
7 18 (1.14%) New Relic
8 17 (1.08%) Sybase
9 16 (1.01%) Nintex
10 15 (0.95%) Google
10 15 (0.95%) SolarWinds
11 14 (0.89%) Alteryx
11 14 (0.89%) Citrix
12 12 (0.76%) Telerik
13 11 (0.70%) IBM
14 10 (0.63%) LexisNexis
15 9 (0.57%) Apigee
15 9 (0.57%) Infragistics
15 9 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (0.51%) Bloomberg