Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 13 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 708 1,035 1,537
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 14.58% 12.16% 14.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.42% 21.82% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 639 923 1,407
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £55,625 £50,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £80,625 £81,250
90th Percentile £107,650 £95,000 £94,250
Central London median annual salary £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +13.46% - +13.04%

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 3,023 4,743 6,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.24% 55.72% 61.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,779 4,238 5,752
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.71% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,350 £105,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
C#
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 April 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#.

1 501 (70.76%) .NET
2 317 (44.77%) Azure
3 304 (42.94%) SQL
4 299 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
5 269 (37.99%) DevOps
6 263 (37.15%) JavaScript
7 249 (35.17%) SQL Server
8 239 (33.76%) .NET Core
9 229 (32.34%) Finance
10 207 (29.24%) React
11 206 (29.10%) Microservices
12 203 (28.67%) Test Automation
13 193 (27.26%) Degree
14 181 (25.56%) CSS
15 174 (24.58%) OO
16 157 (22.18%) Python
17 149 (21.05%) MVC
17 149 (21.05%) .NET Framework
18 145 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
19 143 (20.20%) SOLID
20 131 (18.50%) Mentoring
21 129 (18.22%) ASP.NET Web API
21 129 (18.22%) Software Engineering
22 128 (18.08%) AWS
23 126 (17.80%) Web Services
24 125 (17.66%) jQuery
25 124 (17.51%) Java
26 118 (16.67%) Computer Science
27 117 (16.53%) Entity Framework
28 116 (16.38%) Deployment Automation

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
1 101 (14.27%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.26%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.27%) CMS
3 9 (1.27%) Confluence
4 4 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.56%) EPiServer
5 3 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.28%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.14%) IIS
7 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.28%) 3ds Max
2 2 (0.28%) Maya
2 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.28%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 91 (12.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.41%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 9 (1.27%) FINCAD Analytics
4 3 (0.42%) MoSes
5 1 (0.14%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 317 (44.77%) Azure
2 128 (18.08%) AWS
3 93 (13.14%) PaaS
4 79 (11.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 47 (6.64%) Serverless
6 41 (5.79%) Azure Functions
7 36 (5.08%) SaaS
8 34 (4.80%) Power Platform
9 23 (3.25%) Datadog
9 23 (3.25%) GCP
10 21 (2.97%) Dynamics 365
11 15 (2.12%) NuGet
12 12 (1.69%) Azure Data Factory
13 10 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (1.27%) Amazon S3
14 9 (1.27%) Microsoft 365
15 8 (1.13%) Power Automate
16 7 (0.99%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.99%) HTTP
2 4 (0.56%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.28%) Firewall
3 2 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.14%) AMQP
4 1 (0.14%) Internet
4 1 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (35.17%) SQL Server
2 90 (12.71%) NoSQL
3 49 (6.92%) MongoDB
4 43 (6.07%) Azure SQL Database
5 29 (4.10%) SQL Server 2017
6 26 (3.67%) Relational Database
6 26 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (3.39%) Power BI
8 22 (3.11%) Big Data
9 20 (2.82%) Hadoop
10 16 (2.26%) Apache Hive
11 15 (2.12%) MySQL
11 15 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.41%) Data Lake
15 9 (1.27%) RDBMS
16 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.13%) Tableau
17 7 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 107 (15.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 92 (12.99%) Visual Studio Team System
3 64 (9.04%) Git (software)
4 45 (6.36%) Selenium
5 43 (6.07%) Jenkins
6 40 (5.65%) Visual Studio
7 33 (4.66%) TeamCity
8 28 (3.95%) NUnit
9 27 (3.81%) SpecFlow
10 24 (3.39%) Postman
11 20 (2.82%) JIRA
12 13 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (0.99%) CircleCI
13 7 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (0.99%) Travis CI
14 6 (0.85%) Visual Studio Coded UI
15 5 (0.71%) Protractor
15 5 (0.71%) Subversion
15 5 (0.71%) webpack
16 4 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 229 (32.34%) Finance
2 62 (8.76%) Front Office
3 36 (5.08%) Games
4 20 (2.82%) Banking
5 16 (2.26%) Back Office
6 15 (2.12%) Marketing
7 14 (1.98%) Advertising
8 10 (1.41%) Law
9 9 (1.27%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.99%) Housing Association
11 6 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.85%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.56%) Public Sector
12 4 (0.56%) Retail
13 3 (0.42%) Legal
13 3 (0.42%) Social Housing
14 1 (0.14%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 449 (63.42%) Developer
2 239 (33.76%) C# Developer
3 163 (23.02%) .NET Developer
4 159 (22.46%) Senior Developer
5 104 (14.69%) Azure Developer
6 94 (13.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 91 (12.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 66 (9.32%) Senior .NET Developer
9 59 (8.33%) SQL Developer
10 57 (8.05%) Software Developer
11 52 (7.34%) Software Engineer
12 50 (7.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 49 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 45 (6.36%) Senior SQL Developer
15 36 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
16 29 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
17 28 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
18 27 (3.81%) React Developer
19 26 (3.67%) Junior
19 26 (3.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 501 (70.76%) .NET
2 239 (33.76%) .NET Core
3 207 (29.24%) React
4 181 (25.56%) CSS
5 149 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 129 (18.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 126 (17.80%) Web Services
8 125 (17.66%) jQuery
9 117 (16.53%) Entity Framework
10 115 (16.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 90 (12.71%) AngularJS
12 79 (11.16%) HTML
13 69 (9.75%) Node.js
14 54 (7.63%) ASP.NET
15 51 (7.20%) REST
16 50 (7.06%) XML
17 45 (6.36%) WPF
18 44 (6.21%) RESTful
19 37 (5.23%) HTML5
20 33 (4.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.27%) N-Tier
2 76 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (6.07%) Reinsurance
3 43 (6.07%) User Experience
4 40 (5.65%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (3.53%) Hedge funds
6 23 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (2.12%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.84%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.84%) Equities
9 11 (1.55%) Derivative
10 10 (1.41%) Market Risk
11 9 (1.27%) Exotic Derivative
11 9 (1.27%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.85%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (3.95%) Linux
2 19 (2.68%) Windows
3 7 (0.99%) Unix
4 3 (0.42%) Android
4 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.42%) CentOS
5 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (37.99%) DevOps
3 206 (29.10%) Microservices
4 203 (28.67%) Test Automation
5 174 (24.58%) OO
6 149 (21.05%) MVC
7 145 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
8 143 (20.20%) SOLID
9 131 (18.50%) Mentoring
10 129 (18.22%) Software Engineering
11 118 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 116 (16.38%) Deployment Automation
13 114 (16.10%) SOA
14 101 (14.27%) UML
15 99 (13.98%) TDD
16 93 (13.14%) CRM
17 86 (12.15%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
18 74 (10.45%) Migration
19 73 (10.31%) Fintech
20 71 (10.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 304 (42.94%) SQL
2 263 (37.15%) JavaScript
3 157 (22.18%) Python
4 124 (17.51%) Java
5 112 (15.82%) T-SQL
6 103 (14.55%) PowerShell
7 94 (13.28%) TypeScript
8 46 (6.50%) C++
9 30 (4.24%) Scala
10 27 (3.81%) VBA
11 25 (3.53%) Go
12 22 (3.11%) Kotlin
13 21 (2.97%) ES6
13 21 (2.97%) Perl
14 19 (2.68%) PHP
15 12 (1.69%) Ruby
16 10 (1.41%) VB
17 7 (0.99%) R
18 6 (0.85%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 193 (27.26%) Degree
2 83 (11.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.68%) Master's Degree
4 11 (1.55%) PhD
5 7 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (9.04%) QA
2 9 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (1.27%) EMIR
2 9 (1.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 83 (11.72%) Docker
2 8 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 113 (15.96%) Terraform
2 98 (13.84%) Kubernetes
3 78 (11.02%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (2.26%) Kibana
5 15 (2.12%) Puppet
6 14 (1.98%) Ansible
6 14 (1.98%) Grafana
7 6 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.42%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.28%) logstash
9 2 (0.28%) Nagios
9 2 (0.28%) Packer
9 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 113 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 86 (12.15%) Nintex
3 25 (3.53%) Charles River
4 14 (1.98%) Oracle
5 11 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (1.41%) Sparx
7 9 (1.27%) Databricks
8 8 (1.13%) Google
9 4 (0.56%) Intapp
9 4 (0.56%) Progress
10 3 (0.42%) Adobe
10 3 (0.42%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.42%) Remedy
10 3 (0.42%) Splunk
11 2 (0.28%) VMware
11 2 (0.28%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.14%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.14%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.14%) Talend
12 1 (0.14%) Teradata