Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 12 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 614 1,230 1,664
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 14.31% 13.43% 16.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.28% 23.47% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 600 1,150 1,600
Median annual salary £69,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.31% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £90,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.08% - +17.12%

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 2,756 5,241 6,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 64.23% 57.23% 62.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,491 4,645 5,937
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £40,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing C# as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for C# in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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#.

1 418 (68.08%) .NET
2 283 (46.09%) Azure
3 241 (39.25%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (38.93%) SQL
5 214 (34.85%) Finance
6 206 (33.55%) SQL Server
7 201 (32.74%) DevOps
8 195 (31.76%) .NET Core
8 195 (31.76%) JavaScript
9 167 (27.20%) React
10 165 (26.87%) Microservices
11 164 (26.71%) Python
12 140 (22.80%) Test Automation
13 132 (21.50%) Degree
13 132 (21.50%) CSS
14 128 (20.85%) Java
15 125 (20.36%) Microsoft
16 122 (19.87%) AWS
17 118 (19.22%) OO
18 114 (18.57%) MVC
19 109 (17.75%) .NET Framework
19 109 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
20 101 (16.45%) ASP.NET Web API
21 99 (16.12%) SOLID
22 94 (15.31%) SOA
23 89 (14.50%) TDD
23 89 (14.50%) Terraform
24 88 (14.33%) Fintech
24 88 (14.33%) Mentoring
24 88 (14.33%) jQuery

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 73 (11.89%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.09%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (1.63%) Apache
5 8 (1.30%) CMS
5 8 (1.30%) Confluence
6 3 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.49%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.49%) Ethereum
7 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.16%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.16%) IIS
8 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 47 (7.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.77%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 8 (1.30%) FINCAD Analytics
4 4 (0.65%) MoSes
5 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 283 (46.09%) Azure
2 122 (19.87%) AWS
3 62 (10.10%) PaaS
4 39 (6.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 34 (5.54%) Datadog
6 26 (4.23%) SaaS
7 23 (3.75%) Dynamics 365
8 22 (3.58%) Power Platform
9 20 (3.26%) Office 365
10 16 (2.61%) GCP
11 13 (2.12%) Serverless
12 11 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
13 10 (1.63%) Azure Functions
14 9 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (0.98%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.98%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.63%) HTTP
2 4 (0.65%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.49%) Firewall
4 2 (0.33%) Internet
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.16%) Network Security
5 1 (0.16%) SAN
5 1 (0.16%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.16%) SSH
5 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.16%) VPN
5 1 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (33.55%) SQL Server
2 59 (9.61%) NoSQL
3 38 (6.19%) MongoDB
4 29 (4.72%) Azure SQL Database
5 24 (3.91%) Big Data
6 20 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (3.09%) SQL Server 2017
8 16 (2.61%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.44%) Power BI
10 13 (2.12%) MySQL
11 11 (1.79%) Apache Hive
11 11 (1.79%) Data Lake
11 11 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.79%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 61 (9.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (9.45%) Git (software)
3 54 (8.79%) Jenkins
4 51 (8.31%) Visual Studio Team System
5 25 (4.07%) NUnit
6 24 (3.91%) TeamCity
6 24 (3.91%) Visual Studio
7 23 (3.75%) JIRA
8 20 (3.26%) Selenium
9 18 (2.93%) SpecFlow
10 13 (2.12%) GitLab
10 13 (2.12%) Postman
11 12 (1.95%) eggPlant
11 12 (1.95%) Locust
12 10 (1.63%) CircleCI
13 9 (1.47%) Travis CI
14 7 (1.14%) Moq
14 7 (1.14%) MSTest
15 6 (0.98%) Subversion
16 5 (0.81%) Maven
General
1 214 (34.85%) Finance
2 56 (9.12%) Front Office
3 32 (5.21%) Games
4 25 (4.07%) Banking
5 22 (3.58%) Advertising
5 22 (3.58%) Back Office
6 14 (2.28%) Marketing
7 12 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.30%) Law
10 5 (0.81%) Housing Association
11 4 (0.65%) Legal
12 3 (0.49%) Retail
12 3 (0.49%) Social Housing
13 2 (0.33%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 377 (61.40%) Developer
2 190 (30.94%) C# Developer
3 126 (20.52%) .NET Developer
4 119 (19.38%) Senior Developer
5 74 (12.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 71 (11.56%) Azure Developer
7 66 (10.75%) Senior C# Developer
8 49 (7.98%) Software Developer
9 46 (7.49%) Senior .NET Developer
10 42 (6.84%) Full Stack Developer
11 41 (6.68%) SQL Developer
12 37 (6.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 32 (5.21%) Software Engineer
14 31 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 31 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
14 31 (5.05%) Senior SQL Developer
15 30 (4.89%) Architect
16 26 (4.23%) React Developer
17 24 (3.91%) Junior
17 24 (3.91%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (68.08%) .NET
2 195 (31.76%) .NET Core
3 167 (27.20%) React
4 132 (21.50%) CSS
5 109 (17.75%) .NET Framework
6 101 (16.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 88 (14.33%) jQuery
8 85 (13.84%) Entity Framework
9 79 (12.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 76 (12.38%) Web Services
11 74 (12.05%) AngularJS
12 68 (11.07%) ASP.NET
13 61 (9.93%) HTML
14 54 (8.79%) REST
15 48 (7.82%) Node.js
16 46 (7.49%) XML
17 31 (5.05%) Kafka
18 30 (4.89%) JSON
18 30 (4.89%) WPF
19 29 (4.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.40%) N-Tier
2 62 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (4.72%) Reinsurance
5 22 (3.58%) User Experience
6 21 (3.42%) Hedge funds
7 19 (3.09%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.77%) Equities
9 14 (2.28%) Derivative
10 13 (2.12%) Market Risk
11 11 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.63%) Exotic Derivative
12 10 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
13 9 (1.47%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.81%) Fixed Income
16 3 (0.49%) OTC Derivatives
16 3 (0.49%) Public Cloud
17 2 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.19%) Linux
2 23 (3.75%) Windows
3 7 (1.14%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.65%) Unix
5 3 (0.49%) Android
5 3 (0.49%) CentOS
6 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (39.25%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (32.74%) DevOps
3 165 (26.87%) Microservices
4 140 (22.80%) Test Automation
5 118 (19.22%) OO
6 114 (18.57%) MVC
7 109 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
8 99 (16.12%) SOLID
9 94 (15.31%) SOA
10 89 (14.50%) TDD
11 88 (14.33%) Fintech
11 88 (14.33%) Mentoring
12 86 (14.01%) Deployment Automation
13 84 (13.68%) Software Engineering
14 76 (12.38%) Computer Science
15 64 (10.42%) UML
16 56 (9.12%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 49 (7.98%) CRM
18 41 (6.68%) Scrum
19 39 (6.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 239 (38.93%) SQL
2 195 (31.76%) JavaScript
3 164 (26.71%) Python
4 128 (20.85%) Java
5 73 (11.89%) T-SQL
6 70 (11.40%) PowerShell
7 68 (11.07%) TypeScript
8 40 (6.51%) C++
9 26 (4.23%) VBA
10 25 (4.07%) PHP
11 22 (3.58%) Ruby
12 20 (3.26%) Go
13 17 (2.77%) Scala
13 17 (2.77%) VB
14 16 (2.61%) Kotlin
15 14 (2.28%) Perl
16 13 (2.12%) ES6
17 9 (1.47%) R
18 7 (1.14%) Bash Shell
18 7 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 132 (21.50%) Degree
2 40 (6.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.28%) Master's Degree
4 11 (1.79%) PhD
5 3 (0.49%) ISEB
5 3 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.00%) QA
2 11 (1.79%) MiFID
3 10 (1.63%) Dodd-Frank
3 10 (1.63%) EMIR
4 1 (0.16%) GDPR
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (10.91%) Docker
2 8 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 89 (14.50%) Terraform
2 80 (13.03%) Kubernetes
3 36 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (3.58%) Grafana
5 17 (2.77%) Ansible
6 16 (2.61%) Kibana
6 16 (2.61%) Puppet
7 12 (1.95%) ZABBIX
8 7 (1.14%) SCCM
9 6 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.65%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.33%) Control-M
11 2 (0.33%) logstash
12 1 (0.16%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 125 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.12%) Nintex
3 19 (3.09%) Oracle
4 17 (2.77%) Sparx
5 15 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.28%) Charles River
7 12 (1.95%) Databricks
8 4 (0.65%) Google
8 4 (0.65%) Perforce
8 4 (0.65%) VMware
9 3 (0.49%) Adobe
9 3 (0.49%) Splunk
10 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.33%) Remedy
10 2 (0.33%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.16%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.16%) HP
11 1 (0.16%) OpenLink
11 1 (0.16%) Reuters
11 1 (0.16%) Teradata