Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 12,751 9,527 20,505
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 12.68% 15.08% 15.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.80% 26.78% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9,816 8,321 17,884
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 55,916 35,572 71,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.60% 56.32% 53.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38,742 29,909 59,784
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for C# in England

C#
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in England.

Salary trend for C# in England

C#
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in England over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for C# in England

C#
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the England region over the 6 months to 30 July 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
London -6 4,799 £70,000 +3.70% 943
South East -2 2,820 £50,000 - 541
North of England -4 1,838 £50,000 +5.26% 617
Midlands +1 1,341 £45,000 - 478
South West -5 1,101 £45,000 -5.26% 209
North West -4 890 £50,000 - 376
West Midlands +1 865 £47,500 +5.56% 274
Yorkshire -4 801 £50,000 +8.11% 171
East of England 0 588 £52,500 +5.00% 228
East Midlands -3 470 £45,000 +5.88% 204
North East -8 147 £40,000 -3.03% 70
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 England region with a requirement for C#.

1 9,086 (71.26%) .NET
2 5,882 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5,689 (44.62%) JavaScript
4 5,519 (43.28%) Azure
5 5,458 (42.80%) SQL
6 3,854 (30.23%) SQL Server
7 3,639 (28.54%) .NET Core
8 3,237 (25.39%) Software Engineering
9 3,142 (24.64%) DevOps
10 2,906 (22.79%) React
11 2,849 (22.34%) HTML
12 2,791 (21.89%) AngularJS
13 2,785 (21.84%) ASP.NET
14 2,750 (21.57%) CSS
15 2,723 (21.36%) MVC
16 2,682 (21.03%) Microsoft
17 2,616 (20.52%) AWS
18 2,394 (18.77%) Finance
19 2,346 (18.40%) Microservices
20 2,317 (18.17%) Full Stack Development
21 2,300 (18.04%) TDD
22 2,263 (17.75%) Social Skills
23 2,157 (16.92%) Java
24 2,116 (16.59%) Python
25 2,063 (16.18%) .NET Framework
26 2,053 (16.10%) Docker
27 1,994 (15.64%) Scrum
28 1,881 (14.75%) Test Automation
29 1,673 (13.12%) Kubernetes
30 1,630 (12.78%) Git (software)

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 393 (3.08%) CMS
2 327 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 302 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 279 (2.19%) IIS
5 227 (1.78%) Umbraco
6 198 (1.55%) Confluence
7 140 (1.10%) EPiServer
8 121 (0.95%) Apache Spark
9 85 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 67 (0.53%) nginx
11 64 (0.50%) NServiceBus
12 59 (0.46%) Apache
13 55 (0.43%) Kentico
14 54 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
15 47 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
16 45 (0.35%) WordPress
17 23 (0.18%) Apache Airflow
18 22 (0.17%) Apache Solr
19 20 (0.16%) Sitefinity
20 17 (0.13%) Tornado
Applications
1 136 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 99 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (0.25%) Simulink
4 20 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.14%) Figma
6 16 (0.13%) InVision
6 16 (0.13%) Sketch
7 15 (0.12%) Campfire
8 13 (0.10%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.094%) Chatbot
9 12 (0.094%) Maya
10 10 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 9 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
12 7 (0.055%) 3ds Max
12 7 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (0.055%) ZBrush
13 6 (0.047%) Revit
14 5 (0.039%) AutoCAD
14 5 (0.039%) Microsoft Project
14 5 (0.039%) MotionBuilder
Business Applications
1 252 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 20 (0.16%) NetSuite
4 20 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
5 17 (0.13%) Magento
5 17 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 17 (0.13%) Visualfiles
6 16 (0.13%) MetaTrader
7 12 (0.094%) Elite 3E
8 11 (0.086%) SAP Business One
9 10 (0.078%) Sage 1000
10 9 (0.071%) Summit
11 7 (0.055%) Shopify
12 5 (0.039%) SDL Web 8
13 4 (0.031%) FINCAD Analytics
13 4 (0.031%) nopCommerce
13 4 (0.031%) Unit4 Business World
14 3 (0.024%) Infor M3
14 3 (0.024%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5,519 (43.28%) Azure
2 2,616 (20.52%) AWS
3 903 (7.08%) GCP
4 775 (6.08%) Serverless
5 714 (5.60%) SaaS
6 453 (3.55%) Power Platform
7 396 (3.11%) Azure Service Bus
8 335 (2.63%) PaaS
9 331 (2.60%) GitHub
10 291 (2.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 269 (2.11%) Azure Functions
12 263 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
13 251 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
14 250 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
15 165 (1.29%) PowerApps
16 164 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
17 162 (1.27%) Amazon S3
18 155 (1.22%) Azure Service Fabric
19 141 (1.11%) Azure Logic Apps
20 130 (1.02%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 271 (2.13%) HTTP
2 114 (0.89%) Internet
3 57 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 54 (0.42%) Firewall
5 40 (0.31%) DNS
6 37 (0.29%) Modbus
6 37 (0.29%) Skype
7 31 (0.24%) Intranet
7 31 (0.24%) RS-422
7 31 (0.24%) RS-485
8 29 (0.23%) Broadband
9 27 (0.21%) Wireshark
10 22 (0.17%) FTP
10 22 (0.17%) Network Security
11 17 (0.13%) VPN
12 15 (0.12%) LAN
12 15 (0.12%) SMTP
13 13 (0.10%) WAN
14 12 (0.094%) SSH
15 11 (0.086%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,854 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 1,166 (9.14%) NoSQL
3 626 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 563 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
5 542 (4.25%) MySQL
6 535 (4.20%) MongoDB
7 370 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 342 (2.68%) Redis
9 332 (2.60%) Power BI
10 315 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
11 287 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 276 (2.16%) Big Data
13 252 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 211 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
15 154 (1.21%) RDBMS
16 120 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
17 117 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
18 100 (0.78%) MariaDB
18 100 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
19 98 (0.77%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1,630 (12.78%) Git (software)
2 901 (7.07%) Selenium
3 876 (6.87%) Visual Studio
4 598 (4.69%) Jenkins
5 566 (4.44%) JIRA
6 542 (4.25%) TeamCity
7 505 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 498 (3.91%) SpecFlow
9 464 (3.64%) Octopus Deploy
10 384 (3.01%) NUnit
11 286 (2.24%) Postman
12 240 (1.88%) WebDriver
13 196 (1.54%) Cypress.io
14 180 (1.41%) Cucumber
15 178 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
16 158 (1.24%) JMeter
17 149 (1.17%) webpack
18 142 (1.11%) Subversion
19 127 (1.00%) GitLab
20 121 (0.95%) Moq
General
1 2,394 (18.77%) Finance
2 2,263 (17.75%) Social Skills
3 520 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 439 (3.44%) Retail
5 393 (3.08%) Banking
6 376 (2.95%) Games
7 359 (2.82%) Marketing
8 288 (2.26%) Front Office
9 236 (1.85%) Public Sector
10 214 (1.68%) Law
11 183 (1.44%) Legal
12 176 (1.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 172 (1.35%) Electronics
14 163 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
15 161 (1.26%) Manufacturing
16 149 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
17 133 (1.04%) Telecoms
18 110 (0.86%) Advertising
19 96 (0.75%) Back Office
19 96 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7,610 (59.68%) Developer
2 2,986 (23.42%) .NET Developer
3 2,552 (20.01%) C# Developer
4 1,846 (14.48%) Software Developer
5 1,760 (13.80%) Senior Developer
6 1,651 (12.95%) Software Engineer
7 1,239 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 951 (7.46%) Full Stack Developer
9 685 (5.37%) Senior .NET Developer
10 679 (5.33%) C# Software Developer
11 605 (4.74%) .NET Software Developer
12 535 (4.20%) Senior C# Developer
13 479 (3.76%) Lead Developer
14 456 (3.58%) Senior Software Engineer
15 450 (3.53%) Junior
16 446 (3.50%) SQL Developer
17 402 (3.15%) C# Software Engineer
18 389 (3.05%) Senior Software Developer
19 358 (2.81%) Architect
20 352 (2.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9,086 (71.26%) .NET
2 3,639 (28.54%) .NET Core
3 2,906 (22.79%) React
4 2,849 (22.34%) HTML
5 2,791 (21.89%) AngularJS
6 2,785 (21.84%) ASP.NET
7 2,750 (21.57%) CSS
8 2,063 (16.18%) .NET Framework
9 1,436 (11.26%) REST
10 1,389 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1,336 (10.48%) Web Services
12 1,109 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1,045 (8.20%) jQuery
14 1,025 (8.04%) Node.js
15 964 (7.56%) RESTful
16 945 (7.41%) Vue.js
17 942 (7.39%) HTML5
18 869 (6.82%) Entity Framework
19 511 (4.01%) XML
20 499 (3.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 946 (7.42%) Greenfield Project
2 603 (4.73%) User Experience
3 482 (3.78%) Mobile App
4 427 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
5 289 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 254 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 244 (1.91%) Legacy Systems
8 235 (1.84%) Hedge funds
9 234 (1.84%) Algorithms
10 233 (1.83%) Equities
11 196 (1.54%) Cloud Native
11 196 (1.54%) Derivative
12 184 (1.44%) Data Structures
13 144 (1.13%) Fixed Income
14 132 (1.04%) Blog
15 112 (0.88%) Management Information System
16 107 (0.84%) Virtual Team
17 106 (0.83%) Public Cloud
18 105 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
19 99 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 948 (7.43%) Windows
2 653 (5.12%) Linux
3 339 (2.66%) Android
4 250 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 171 (1.34%) Unix
6 159 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 29 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
8 28 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 24 (0.19%) VMS
9 24 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (0.18%) CentOS
11 16 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 11 (0.086%) Windows Server 2019
13 10 (0.078%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.078%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.071%) Kali Linux
15 8 (0.063%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.055%) AIX
17 6 (0.047%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.024%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,882 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
2 3,237 (25.39%) Software Engineering
3 3,142 (24.64%) DevOps
4 2,723 (21.36%) MVC
5 2,346 (18.40%) Microservices
6 2,317 (18.17%) Full Stack Development
7 2,300 (18.04%) TDD
8 1,994 (15.64%) Scrum
9 1,881 (14.75%) Test Automation
10 1,249 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
11 1,237 (9.70%) SDLC
12 1,229 (9.64%) OO
13 1,122 (8.80%) SOLID
14 1,112 (8.72%) Mentoring
15 1,075 (8.43%) Fintech
16 1,074 (8.42%) Unit Testing
17 1,053 (8.26%) Computer Science
18 1,052 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
19 931 (7.30%) BDD
20 925 (7.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5,689 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 5,458 (42.80%) SQL
3 2,157 (16.92%) Java
4 2,116 (16.59%) Python
5 1,534 (12.03%) TypeScript
6 1,231 (9.65%) C++
7 1,028 (8.06%) T-SQL
8 718 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 454 (3.56%) Go
10 433 (3.40%) PHP
11 391 (3.07%) Scala
12 386 (3.03%) C
13 378 (2.96%) VB.NET
14 296 (2.32%) Ruby
15 262 (2.05%) Bash Shell
16 257 (2.02%) Kotlin
17 213 (1.67%) VB
18 162 (1.27%) VBA
19 149 (1.17%) ES6
20 90 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,446 (11.34%) Degree
2 646 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 376 (2.95%) Security Cleared
4 279 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 170 (1.33%) Master's Degree
6 106 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 95 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 90 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
9 72 (0.56%) ISEB
10 58 (0.45%) CIW
10 58 (0.45%) OCA
10 58 (0.45%) OCP
10 58 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
11 44 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 36 (0.28%) PhD
13 35 (0.27%) DV Cleared
14 19 (0.15%) AWS Certification
15 11 (0.086%) DBS Check
16 10 (0.078%) PMI Certification
16 10 (0.078%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,137 (8.92%) QA
2 130 (1.02%) Accessibility
3 74 (0.58%) GDPR
4 52 (0.41%) SLA
5 49 (0.38%) PSD2
6 48 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 27 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 26 (0.20%) GRC
9 15 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (0.094%) IEC 61131
11 11 (0.086%) WCAG
12 8 (0.063%) SOC 2
13 7 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 7 (0.055%) HL7
14 6 (0.047%) DICOM
14 6 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
14 6 (0.047%) GxP
14 6 (0.047%) MiFID
15 5 (0.039%) EMIR
16 3 (0.024%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2,053 (16.10%) Docker
2 90 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 77 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.11%) Ceph
5 13 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.10%) VirtualBox
6 12 (0.094%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.094%) LXC
7 10 (0.078%) Firmware
7 10 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.063%) Snort
8 8 (0.063%) Squid
9 7 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.055%) KVM
10 5 (0.039%) vSphere
11 3 (0.024%) Gluster
12 2 (0.016%) NFS
12 2 (0.016%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.008%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.008%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1,673 (13.12%) Kubernetes
2 806 (6.32%) Terraform
3 298 (2.34%) Ansible
4 219 (1.72%) Grafana
5 194 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 188 (1.47%) Prometheus
7 153 (1.20%) Puppet
8 44 (0.35%) Graphite
9 35 (0.27%) Kibana
10 30 (0.24%) Opsgenie
11 26 (0.20%) Graylog
12 19 (0.15%) MIIS
12 19 (0.15%) Packer
13 18 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
13 18 (0.14%) vCenter Server
13 18 (0.14%) ZABBIX
14 15 (0.12%) Istio
15 13 (0.10%) SCCM
16 12 (0.094%) logstash
16 12 (0.094%) Salt
Vendors
1 2,682 (21.03%) Microsoft
2 499 (3.91%) Oracle
3 438 (3.44%) Google
4 263 (2.06%) Xamarin
5 143 (1.12%) SAP
6 117 (0.92%) Samsung
7 113 (0.89%) VMware
8 100 (0.78%) New Relic
8 100 (0.78%) Sitecore
9 94 (0.74%) IBM
10 83 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 72 (0.56%) SaltStack
12 70 (0.55%) Splunk
13 66 (0.52%) Nintex
14 65 (0.51%) Databricks
15 57 (0.45%) Telerik
16 55 (0.43%) Atlassian
17 46 (0.36%) OutSystems
18 45 (0.35%) Bloomberg
19 44 (0.35%) Sage