Period
to 23 August 2017

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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 27443 28579 31927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.60% 15.42% 15.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.87% 29.27% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24544 26235 29384
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,175 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 91884 97652 104748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.57% 52.67% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 85425 90033
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in England

C#
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for C# in England

C#
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in England over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

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 23 August 2017. 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 +3 9584 £57,500 +4.55% 612
South East +2 5754 £42,500 - 381
North of England +1 4511 £40,000 - 374
Midlands +5 3021 £40,000 - 215
North West +1 2550 £40,000 - 222
East of England +2 2518 £45,000 +5.88% 166
South West +2 2063 £40,000 - 158
West Midlands +4 1918 £40,000 +6.67% 100
Yorkshire 0 1741 £40,000 - 139
East Midlands 0 1116 £40,000 - 114
North East +1 224 £37,500 +6.38% 13
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for C#.

1 21325 (77.71%) .NET
2 13531 (49.31%) Agile Software Development
3 13225 (48.19%) ASP.NET
4 13017 (47.43%) SQL Server
5 12274 (44.73%) MVC
6 11626 (42.36%) JavaScript
7 10865 (39.59%) SQL
8 9366 (34.13%) HTML
9 8317 (30.31%) CSS
10 7831 (28.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7071 (25.77%) Microsoft
12 6857 (24.99%) TDD
13 6469 (23.57%) AngularJS
14 5668 (20.65%) Finance
15 5041 (18.37%) .NET Framework
16 4845 (17.65%) jQuery
17 4828 (17.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 4738 (17.26%) Scrum
19 4604 (16.78%) Java
20 4406 (16.06%) WCF
21 4036 (14.71%) Degree
22 3999 (14.57%) Software Engineering
23 3977 (14.49%) OO
24 3721 (13.56%) Web Services
25 3548 (12.93%) BDD
26 3522 (12.83%) Web Development
27 3326 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
28 3232 (11.78%) Windows
29 3184 (11.60%) HTML5
30 3014 (10.98%) Visual Studio

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 1031 (3.76%) CMS
2 986 (3.59%) IIS
3 947 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 598 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
5 542 (1.98%) Umbraco
6 409 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
7 377 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 233 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 232 (0.85%) Apache Spark
10 231 (0.84%) Apache
11 202 (0.74%) EPiServer
12 180 (0.66%) Confluence
13 163 (0.59%) Tomcat
14 154 (0.56%) NServiceBus
15 121 (0.44%) Kentico
16 101 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
17 97 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 85 (0.31%) WordPress
19 83 (0.30%) WebSphere
20 77 (0.28%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 542 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 379 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
3 93 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 64 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 55 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 48 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 35 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
8 20 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (0.055%) Chatbot
9 15 (0.055%) InfoPath
10 13 (0.047%) Maya
10 13 (0.047%) SPSS
11 11 (0.040%) 3ds Max
12 10 (0.036%) Simulink
13 9 (0.033%) HipChat
13 9 (0.033%) SOLIDWORKS
14 8 (0.029%) Autodesk Inventor
14 8 (0.029%) Fireworks
15 7 (0.026%) InVision
16 5 (0.018%) Revit
Business Applications
1 671 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 76 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 70 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 24 (0.087%) Visualfiles
5 23 (0.084%) Endur
6 21 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
7 19 (0.069%) Magento
8 17 (0.062%) SDL Web 8
8 17 (0.062%) Summit
9 15 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
10 14 (0.051%) Teamcenter
11 13 (0.047%) Oracle BPM
12 12 (0.044%) Adobe Campaign
12 12 (0.044%) Sage 200
13 10 (0.036%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 9 (0.033%) SAP ERP
14 9 (0.033%) SAP S/4HANA
15 8 (0.029%) Maximo
15 8 (0.029%) Movex
15 8 (0.029%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3326 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1722 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
3 836 (3.05%) SaaS
4 491 (1.79%) GitHub
5 271 (0.99%) Office 365
6 206 (0.75%) PaaS
7 140 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 116 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
9 113 (0.41%) Google Play
10 97 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
11 83 (0.30%) IaaS
12 61 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
13 59 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
14 54 (0.20%) Amazon S3
15 50 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
16 43 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
17 41 (0.15%) Force.com
18 40 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
19 36 (0.13%) Slack
20 32 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 628 (2.29%) Internet
2 362 (1.32%) HTTP
3 206 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 165 (0.60%) Intranet
5 124 (0.45%) Broadband
6 94 (0.34%) DNS
7 83 (0.30%) Firewall
8 67 (0.24%) Wireless
9 60 (0.22%) SSL
10 59 (0.21%) SMS
11 53 (0.19%) Network Security
12 52 (0.19%) Ethernet
13 40 (0.15%) Extranet
13 40 (0.15%) RS-232
14 39 (0.14%) Skype
15 34 (0.12%) FTP
16 33 (0.12%) Bluetooth
17 26 (0.095%) DHCP
18 25 (0.091%) HTTPS
18 25 (0.091%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13017 (47.43%) SQL Server
2 1948 (7.10%) NoSQL
3 1490 (5.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 1405 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1377 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1248 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
7 1166 (4.25%) MongoDB
8 1093 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 1070 (3.90%) Relational Database
10 879 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 827 (3.01%) MySQL
12 534 (1.95%) Big Data
13 460 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 408 (1.49%) Redis
15 399 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
16 298 (1.09%) RDBMS
17 294 (1.07%) Hadoop
17 294 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
18 236 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
19 217 (0.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3014 (10.98%) Visual Studio
2 2707 (9.86%) Git (software)
3 2260 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1790 (6.52%) NUnit
5 1588 (5.79%) Selenium
6 1205 (4.39%) TeamCity
7 1079 (3.93%) Subversion
8 937 (3.41%) JIRA
9 910 (3.32%) Jenkins
10 739 (2.69%) SpecFlow
11 651 (2.37%) Moq
12 630 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
13 597 (2.18%) WebDriver
14 588 (2.14%) Cucumber
15 555 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
16 511 (1.86%) MSTest
17 314 (1.14%) JUnit
18 284 (1.03%) Jasmine
19 251 (0.91%) MSBuild
20 244 (0.89%) JMeter
General
1 5668 (20.65%) Finance
2 1844 (6.72%) Banking
3 1254 (4.57%) Retail
4 1029 (3.75%) Games
5 1018 (3.71%) Marketing
6 904 (3.29%) Investment Banking
7 763 (2.78%) Front Office
8 617 (2.25%) Telecoms
9 599 (2.18%) Advertising
10 503 (1.83%) Electronics
11 483 (1.76%) Manufacturing
12 362 (1.32%) Retail Banking
13 323 (1.18%) Legal
14 263 (0.96%) Back Office
15 187 (0.68%) Financial Institution
16 184 (0.67%) Law
17 174 (0.63%) Automotive
18 154 (0.56%) Publishing
19 152 (0.55%) Music Industry
20 118 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20297 (73.96%) Developer
2 11390 (41.50%) .NET Developer
3 9592 (34.95%) C# Developer
4 6221 (22.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3422 (12.47%) Software Developer
6 3391 (12.36%) Senior Developer
7 3231 (11.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2864 (10.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2135 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1987 (7.24%) Software Engineer
11 1830 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1785 (6.50%) C# Software Developer
13 1721 (6.27%) SQL Developer
14 1606 (5.85%) .NET Software Developer
15 1526 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
16 1465 (5.34%) Web Developer
17 1348 (4.91%) Junior
18 1180 (4.30%) Junior Developer
19 1100 (4.01%) Graduate
20 1084 (3.95%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21325 (77.71%) .NET
2 13225 (48.19%) ASP.NET
3 9366 (34.13%) HTML
4 8317 (30.31%) CSS
5 7831 (28.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6469 (23.57%) AngularJS
7 5041 (18.37%) .NET Framework
8 4845 (17.65%) jQuery
9 4828 (17.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4406 (16.06%) WCF
11 3721 (13.56%) Web Services
12 3184 (11.60%) HTML5
13 2983 (10.87%) Entity Framework
14 2863 (10.43%) WPF
15 2605 (9.49%) RESTful
16 2430 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 2378 (8.67%) XML
18 2319 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 2160 (7.87%) Node.js
20 1836 (6.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2539 (9.25%) Computer Science
2 2333 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1586 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1015 (3.70%) User Experience
5 913 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 900 (3.28%) Fintech
7 804 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
8 545 (1.99%) Algorithms
9 434 (1.58%) Derivative
10 367 (1.34%) Hedge funds
11 349 (1.27%) Client/Server
12 321 (1.17%) iPad
13 317 (1.16%) N-Tier
14 276 (1.01%) Management Information System
15 264 (0.96%) Equities
16 253 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 243 (0.89%) Fixed Income
18 237 (0.86%) Data Structures
19 193 (0.70%) Social Media
20 189 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3232 (11.78%) Windows
2 1251 (4.56%) Linux
3 1026 (3.74%) Android
4 768 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 448 (1.63%) Windows Server
6 385 (1.40%) Unix
7 145 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 127 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 78 (0.28%) Windows 7
10 63 (0.23%) Windows 10
11 59 (0.21%) Windows Phone
12 55 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 45 (0.16%) Solaris
14 42 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
15 33 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 32 (0.12%) Mac OS X
17 30 (0.11%) Windows XP
18 20 (0.073%) AIX
18 20 (0.073%) Windows 8
19 17 (0.062%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13531 (49.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12274 (44.73%) MVC
3 6857 (24.99%) TDD
4 4738 (17.26%) Scrum
5 3999 (14.57%) Software Engineering
6 3977 (14.49%) OO
7 3548 (12.93%) BDD
8 3522 (12.83%) Web Development
9 3010 (10.97%) Test Automation
10 2902 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
11 2569 (9.36%) SDLC
12 2434 (8.87%) Web Application Development
13 2014 (7.34%) Unit Testing
14 1819 (6.63%) OOP
15 1597 (5.82%) SOLID
16 1534 (5.59%) Mentoring
17 1390 (5.07%) DevOps
18 1361 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
19 1279 (4.66%) Multithreading
20 1267 (4.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11626 (42.36%) JavaScript
2 10865 (39.59%) SQL
3 4604 (16.78%) Java
4 2860 (10.42%) T-SQL
5 2840 (10.35%) C++
6 2259 (8.23%) Python
7 1845 (6.72%) VB.NET
8 1556 (5.67%) Ruby
9 1000 (3.64%) C
10 874 (3.18%) PHP
11 868 (3.16%) PowerShell
12 863 (3.14%) VB
13 819 (2.98%) TypeScript
14 396 (1.44%) F#
15 379 (1.38%) PL/SQL
16 365 (1.33%) VBA
17 347 (1.26%) Scala
18 345 (1.26%) Perl
19 234 (0.85%) Objective-C
20 218 (0.79%) R
Qualifications
1 4036 (14.71%) Degree
2 1131 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 466 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 437 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 312 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 296 (1.08%) ISEB
7 272 (0.99%) PhD
8 261 (0.95%) SC Cleared
9 176 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
10 107 (0.39%) MCP
11 99 (0.36%) MCSD
12 98 (0.36%) Master's Degree
13 93 (0.34%) DV Cleared
14 89 (0.32%) PMI Certification
15 69 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 57 (0.21%) MCTS
17 53 (0.19%) PMP
18 52 (0.19%) HND
19 50 (0.18%) MCAD
20 32 (0.12%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1357 (4.94%) QA
2 124 (0.45%) SLA
3 68 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 50 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 43 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 40 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 34 (0.12%) MiFID
8 27 (0.098%) ISO 14001
8 27 (0.098%) SEPA
9 20 (0.073%) PMO
10 18 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 16 (0.058%) GDPR
12 13 (0.047%) Basel III
13 11 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 10 (0.036%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 9 (0.033%) JTAG
15 9 (0.033%) MISRA
16 6 (0.022%) GAMP
16 6 (0.022%) WAI
16 6 (0.022%) WCAG
System Software
1 360 (1.31%) Docker
2 240 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 90 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 77 (0.28%) Firmware
5 31 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (0.10%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.066%) Apache Flume
8 13 (0.047%) VirtualBox
8 13 (0.047%) vSphere
9 8 (0.029%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.026%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.026%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.022%) HDFS
12 5 (0.018%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.018%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.018%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.015%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.015%) LXC
14 3 (0.011%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.011%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 331 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
2 304 (1.11%) Puppet
3 208 (0.76%) Ansible
4 194 (0.71%) Kibana
5 95 (0.35%) Terraform
6 81 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 76 (0.28%) Kubernetes
8 72 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 69 (0.25%) WSUS
10 59 (0.21%) logstash
11 52 (0.19%) Packer
12 49 (0.18%) Salt
13 48 (0.17%) Opsview
14 45 (0.16%) Control-M
15 39 (0.14%) Nagios
16 37 (0.13%) Grafana
17 29 (0.11%) SCOM
18 21 (0.077%) ZABBIX
19 20 (0.073%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
20 19 (0.069%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7071 (25.77%) Microsoft
2 1605 (5.85%) Oracle
3 633 (2.31%) Xamarin
4 560 (2.04%) Google
5 504 (1.84%) Sitecore
6 431 (1.57%) SAP
7 343 (1.25%) Facebook
8 145 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 144 (0.52%) VMware
10 138 (0.50%) IBM
11 137 (0.50%) Telerik
12 129 (0.47%) Apple
13 114 (0.42%) HP
13 114 (0.42%) Tableau
14 111 (0.40%) Twitter
15 107 (0.39%) Sybase
16 101 (0.37%) Bloomberg
17 97 (0.35%) Atlassian
18 96 (0.35%) Splunk
19 93 (0.34%) Sony