Period
to 23 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 27,615 27,828 28,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.07% 16.65% 15.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.39% 30.03% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24,394 25,055 26,587
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +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 90,866 92,668 100,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.16% 55.46% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 76,047 77,959 87,717
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 July 2018.

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 July 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 +3 9,777 £60,000 +4.35% 1,132
South East -1 6,065 £45,000 +5.88% 736
North of England +1 4,494 £42,500 +6.25% 814
Midlands 0 2,825 £42,500 +6.25% 507
South West +2 2,278 £42,500 +6.25% 359
North West 0 2,246 £42,500 +6.25% 457
East of England -2 2,143 £45,000 - 301
Yorkshire +1 1,853 £42,500 +6.25% 285
West Midlands 0 1,630 £42,500 +6.25% 264
East Midlands +1 1,189 £40,000 - 242
North East +1 398 £42,500 +13.33% 72
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region with a requirement for C#.

1 20,674 (74.87%) .NET
2 13,655 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12,250 (44.36%) JavaScript
4 11,764 (42.60%) SQL Server
5 11,527 (41.74%) ASP.NET
6 10,947 (39.64%) SQL
7 10,837 (39.24%) MVC
8 8,790 (31.83%) HTML
9 7,653 (27.71%) CSS
10 7,160 (25.93%) Microsoft
11 6,939 (25.13%) AngularJS
12 6,865 (24.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6,424 (23.26%) TDD
14 5,796 (20.99%) Finance
15 5,163 (18.70%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5,104 (18.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 4,965 (17.98%) Java
18 4,896 (17.73%) .NET Framework
19 4,707 (17.05%) Scrum
20 4,639 (16.80%) Software Engineering
21 4,236 (15.34%) jQuery
22 3,649 (13.21%) WCF
23 3,543 (12.83%) OO
24 3,527 (12.77%) Degree
25 3,518 (12.74%) BDD
26 3,467 (12.55%) Git (software)
27 3,422 (12.39%) Web Services
28 3,338 (12.09%) Test Automation
29 3,262 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
30 3,040 (11.01%) RESTful

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
1 958 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 842 (3.05%) CMS
3 820 (2.97%) IIS
4 715 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
5 606 (2.19%) Umbraco
6 387 (1.40%) Confluence
7 277 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
8 252 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 235 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 233 (0.84%) Apache Spark
11 207 (0.75%) EPiServer
12 196 (0.71%) Tomcat
13 195 (0.71%) NServiceBus
14 185 (0.67%) Apache
15 134 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
16 114 (0.41%) Kentico
17 96 (0.35%) WebSphere
18 80 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
19 75 (0.27%) Apache Pig
20 74 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 475 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 185 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
3 63 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 55 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 53 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 46 (0.17%) Chatbot
7 40 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 31 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
9 27 (0.098%) InfoPath
10 18 (0.065%) GNU Octave
11 16 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 15 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
13 12 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
13 12 (0.043%) Maya
14 10 (0.036%) Doxygen
14 10 (0.036%) Simulink
15 8 (0.029%) Adobe After Effects
15 8 (0.029%) InDesign
15 8 (0.029%) Stateflow
16 7 (0.025%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 722 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 108 (0.39%) thinkFolio
3 87 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 83 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 74 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 64 (0.23%) Front Arena
7 55 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
8 29 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
9 26 (0.094%) NetSuite
10 21 (0.076%) Distributed Ledger
11 20 (0.072%) Bloomberg AIM
12 13 (0.047%) Magento
12 13 (0.047%) Scribe Insight
13 12 (0.043%) MetaTrader
14 10 (0.036%) Adobe Campaign
14 10 (0.036%) Oracle EBS
14 10 (0.036%) SAP Business One
15 9 (0.033%) Elite 3E
15 9 (0.033%) R3 Corda
16 8 (0.029%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5,104 (18.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,294 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
3 740 (2.68%) SaaS
4 356 (1.29%) GitHub
5 346 (1.25%) Office 365
6 331 (1.20%) PaaS
7 310 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
8 261 (0.95%) IaaS
9 259 (0.94%) Serverless
10 240 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
11 186 (0.67%) npm
12 156 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
13 108 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
14 97 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
15 86 (0.31%) Google Play
16 83 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
17 82 (0.30%) NuGet
18 71 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
19 70 (0.25%) Amazon S3
20 65 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 548 (1.98%) Internet
2 390 (1.41%) HTTP
3 221 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 164 (0.59%) SMS
5 149 (0.54%) Intranet
6 146 (0.53%) Firewall
7 129 (0.47%) DNS
8 116 (0.42%) Broadband
9 113 (0.41%) SSL
10 70 (0.25%) Hyperconnected
11 60 (0.22%) VPN
12 50 (0.18%) FTP
12 50 (0.18%) Skype
13 45 (0.16%) Bluetooth
14 31 (0.11%) Wireless
15 30 (0.11%) DHCP
16 26 (0.094%) HTTPS
16 26 (0.094%) Network Security
17 23 (0.083%) Intrusion Detection
17 23 (0.083%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11,764 (42.60%) SQL Server
2 2,028 (7.34%) SQL Server 2016
3 1,882 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 1,240 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1,129 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1,073 (3.89%) MongoDB
7 988 (3.58%) Relational Database
8 818 (2.96%) Big Data
9 776 (2.81%) MySQL
10 608 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 595 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 495 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 463 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
14 431 (1.56%) Power BI
15 412 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
16 346 (1.25%) RDBMS
17 311 (1.13%) Hadoop
18 302 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
19 255 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
20 254 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3,467 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 2,856 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 1,982 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1,824 (6.61%) Selenium
5 1,268 (4.59%) NUnit
6 1,190 (4.31%) JIRA
7 1,176 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 1,153 (4.18%) TeamCity
9 770 (2.79%) SpecFlow
10 689 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
11 603 (2.18%) Subversion
12 601 (2.18%) Cucumber
13 593 (2.15%) WebDriver
14 547 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
15 405 (1.47%) MSTest
16 368 (1.33%) Jasmine
17 342 (1.24%) Moq
18 301 (1.09%) SoapUI
19 299 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 265 (0.96%) Bitbucket
General
1 5,796 (20.99%) Finance
2 1,349 (4.89%) Banking
3 1,242 (4.50%) Retail
4 1,018 (3.69%) Games
5 1,015 (3.68%) Marketing
6 867 (3.14%) Advertising
7 661 (2.39%) Front Office
8 576 (2.09%) Manufacturing
9 495 (1.79%) Investment Banking
10 425 (1.54%) Telecoms
11 371 (1.34%) Financial Institution
12 355 (1.29%) Electronics
13 297 (1.08%) Law
14 277 (1.00%) Legal
15 245 (0.89%) Automotive
16 218 (0.79%) Back Office
17 113 (0.41%) Music Industry
18 82 (0.30%) Publishing
19 77 (0.28%) Aerospace
20 64 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19,772 (71.60%) Developer
2 10,376 (37.57%) .NET Developer
3 8,825 (31.96%) C# Developer
4 5,394 (19.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 3,814 (13.81%) Software Developer
6 3,156 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 2,346 (8.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2,224 (8.05%) Software Engineer
9 2,155 (7.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2,033 (7.36%) C# Software Developer
11 1,741 (6.30%) .NET Software Developer
12 1,662 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 1,637 (5.93%) Senior .NET Developer
14 1,497 (5.42%) SQL Developer
15 1,388 (5.03%) Junior
16 1,369 (4.96%) Full Stack Developer
17 1,344 (4.87%) Senior C# Developer
18 1,169 (4.23%) Junior Developer
19 1,104 (4.00%) Analyst
20 1,079 (3.91%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20,674 (74.87%) .NET
2 11,527 (41.74%) ASP.NET
3 8,790 (31.83%) HTML
4 7,653 (27.71%) CSS
5 6,939 (25.13%) AngularJS
6 6,865 (24.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5,163 (18.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4,896 (17.73%) .NET Framework
9 4,236 (15.34%) jQuery
10 3,649 (13.21%) WCF
11 3,422 (12.39%) Web Services
12 3,040 (11.01%) RESTful
13 2,873 (10.40%) Entity Framework
14 2,819 (10.21%) HTML5
15 2,498 (9.05%) WPF
16 2,267 (8.21%) React
17 2,084 (7.55%) Node.js
18 1,945 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 1,933 (7.00%) XML
20 1,800 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 2,694 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
2 2,348 (8.50%) Computer Science
3 1,536 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1,184 (4.29%) User Experience
5 1,037 (3.76%) Fintech
6 965 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
7 885 (3.20%) Mobile App
8 744 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
9 609 (2.21%) Algorithms
10 488 (1.77%) Hedge funds
11 484 (1.75%) Equities
12 375 (1.36%) Derivative
13 368 (1.33%) Fixed Income
14 361 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 316 (1.14%) Data Structures
16 275 (1.00%) Management Information System
17 227 (0.82%) N-Tier
18 192 (0.70%) Client/Server
19 172 (0.62%) Tandem
20 152 (0.55%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2,933 (10.62%) Windows
2 1,229 (4.45%) Linux
3 763 (2.76%) Android
4 559 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 414 (1.50%) Unix
6 365 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 96 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 80 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 66 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 52 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 48 (0.17%) Windows 10
12 47 (0.17%) Windows Phone
13 44 (0.16%) Ubuntu
14 42 (0.15%) Solaris
15 41 (0.15%) CentOS
16 37 (0.13%) VMS
17 33 (0.12%) AIX
18 31 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 29 (0.11%) Nucleus RTOS
20 27 (0.098%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13,655 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10,837 (39.24%) MVC
3 6,424 (23.26%) TDD
4 4,707 (17.05%) Scrum
5 4,639 (16.80%) Software Engineering
6 3,543 (12.83%) OO
7 3,518 (12.74%) BDD
8 3,338 (12.09%) Test Automation
9 3,262 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
10 2,938 (10.64%) Web Development
11 2,872 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
12 2,415 (8.75%) SDLC
13 2,231 (8.08%) Web Application Development
14 2,226 (8.06%) Unit Testing
15 2,027 (7.34%) DevOps
16 1,652 (5.98%) Microservices
17 1,600 (5.79%) SOLID
18 1,566 (5.67%) Mentoring
19 1,451 (5.25%) OOP
20 1,402 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12,250 (44.36%) JavaScript
2 10,947 (39.64%) SQL
3 4,965 (17.98%) Java
4 2,804 (10.15%) C++
5 2,726 (9.87%) Python
6 2,632 (9.53%) T-SQL
7 1,499 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 1,432 (5.19%) Ruby
9 1,117 (4.04%) PowerShell
10 1,081 (3.91%) C
11 1,006 (3.64%) TypeScript
12 962 (3.48%) PHP
13 734 (2.66%) VB
14 439 (1.59%) Scala
15 409 (1.48%) VBA
16 372 (1.35%) Perl
17 362 (1.31%) PL/SQL
18 302 (1.09%) F#
19 254 (0.92%) Bash Shell
20 186 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 3,527 (12.77%) Degree
2 1,032 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 524 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 428 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 293 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 234 (0.85%) ISEB
7 220 (0.80%) ISTQB
8 212 (0.77%) PhD
9 193 (0.70%) Master's Degree
10 171 (0.62%) DV Cleared
11 99 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
12 78 (0.28%) MCSE
13 62 (0.22%) CCNA
13 62 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
14 51 (0.18%) HND
14 51 (0.18%) MCPD
15 50 (0.18%) SANS
16 47 (0.17%) MCSD
17 46 (0.17%) MCTS
18 44 (0.16%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,781 (6.45%) QA
2 106 (0.38%) SLA
3 87 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 65 (0.24%) GDPR
5 60 (0.22%) GCP
6 55 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 52 (0.19%) MiFID
8 38 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 34 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 18 (0.065%) PMO
11 15 (0.054%) EMIR
12 14 (0.051%) MISRA
13 13 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
14 10 (0.036%) MISRA C
15 9 (0.033%) IEC 61131
15 9 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 8 (0.029%) GAMP
16 8 (0.029%) WAI
17 7 (0.025%) HL7
17 7 (0.025%) WCAG
System Software
1 923 (3.34%) Docker
2 290 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 129 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
4 99 (0.36%) Firmware
5 66 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 62 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 53 (0.19%) vSphere
8 16 (0.058%) Apache Flume
9 12 (0.043%) HDFS
10 11 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.040%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.029%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.018%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.014%) ACF2
13 4 (0.014%) GridGain
13 4 (0.014%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.014%) LXC
13 4 (0.014%) RACF
14 3 (0.011%) Squid
14 3 (0.011%) Xen
Systems Management
1 325 (1.18%) Ansible
2 303 (1.10%) Kubernetes
3 299 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 274 (0.99%) Puppet
5 181 (0.66%) Kibana
6 157 (0.57%) Terraform
7 86 (0.31%) Salt
8 44 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 43 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 40 (0.14%) SCCM
10 40 (0.14%) WSUS
11 36 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
12 35 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
13 34 (0.12%) logstash
14 29 (0.11%) ZABBIX
15 28 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
16 27 (0.098%) Prometheus
17 26 (0.094%) Consul
18 24 (0.087%) HAProxy
18 24 (0.087%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7,160 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 1,357 (4.91%) Oracle
3 848 (3.07%) Google
4 799 (2.89%) Xamarin
5 422 (1.53%) Sitecore
6 379 (1.37%) Capita
7 346 (1.25%) SAP
8 333 (1.21%) Facebook
9 281 (1.02%) Tableau
10 219 (0.79%) Twitter
11 165 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
12 147 (0.53%) Atlassian
13 139 (0.50%) VMware
14 124 (0.45%) IBM
15 116 (0.42%) Sybase
16 114 (0.41%) HP
17 97 (0.35%) Charles River
18 96 (0.35%) Telerik
19 91 (0.33%) Apple
20 83 (0.30%) FXall