Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 19,848 25,677 27,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.79% 16.92% 16.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.30% 30.57% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17,229 22,532 24,651
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 67,732 83,989 93,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.88% 55.36% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 56,282 70,483 77,531
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 -4 7,236 £62,500 - 916
South East +1 4,857 £47,500 +5.56% 833
North of England 0 2,937 £45,000 - 783
Midlands 0 2,018 £43,500 +2.35% 557
South West 0 1,792 £45,000 +5.88% 384
North West 0 1,602 £45,000 - 413
Yorkshire 0 1,167 £45,000 +5.88% 312
West Midlands +1 1,133 £45,000 +5.88% 315
East of England -2 989 £50,000 +6.38% 305
East Midlands +1 875 £42,500 +6.25% 242
North East -5 170 £45,000 - 58
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 14,491 (73.01%) .NET
2 9,329 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8,480 (42.72%) JavaScript
4 7,672 (38.65%) SQL
5 7,333 (36.95%) SQL Server
6 7,122 (35.88%) ASP.NET
7 6,363 (32.06%) MVC
8 5,813 (29.29%) Azure
9 5,402 (27.22%) HTML
10 4,880 (24.59%) CSS
11 4,828 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 4,452 (22.43%) AngularJS
13 3,714 (18.71%) Software Engineering
14 3,674 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3,621 (18.24%) Finance
16 3,523 (17.75%) Java
17 3,370 (16.98%) TDD
18 3,304 (16.65%) Scrum
19 3,159 (15.92%) .NET Framework
20 3,023 (15.23%) ASP.NET Web API
21 3,008 (15.16%) .NET Core
22 2,850 (14.36%) Degree
23 2,647 (13.34%) Test Automation
24 2,622 (13.21%) DevOps
25 2,582 (13.01%) AWS
26 2,560 (12.90%) Git (software)
27 2,446 (12.32%) Python
28 2,394 (12.06%) jQuery
29 2,381 (12.00%) Web Services
30 2,194 (11.05%) React

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
1 548 (2.76%) IIS
2 460 (2.32%) CMS
3 440 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 358 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
5 335 (1.69%) Confluence
6 294 (1.48%) Umbraco
7 158 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 130 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 119 (0.60%) Apache Spark
10 109 (0.55%) EPiServer
11 102 (0.51%) Apache
12 91 (0.46%) Tomcat
13 83 (0.42%) WordPress
14 59 (0.30%) NServiceBus
15 52 (0.26%) Kentico
16 51 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 50 (0.25%) nginx
18 45 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
19 42 (0.21%) SAS
20 41 (0.21%) JBoss
Applications
1 220 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 150 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
3 50 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 37 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 33 (0.17%) Chatbot
6 26 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 25 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 22 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
9 21 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 16 (0.081%) S-PLUS
11 12 (0.060%) Simulink
12 9 (0.045%) Mathematica
13 7 (0.035%) Zeplin
14 6 (0.030%) InfoPath
14 6 (0.030%) Maya
14 6 (0.030%) Stateflow
15 5 (0.025%) 3ds Max
16 3 (0.015%) Fireworks
16 3 (0.015%) Houdini
16 3 (0.015%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 441 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 88 (0.44%) thinkFolio
3 70 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 54 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 39 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 37 (0.19%) Front Arena
7 35 (0.18%) FINCAD Analytics
8 32 (0.16%) NetSuite
9 31 (0.16%) WebTrends
10 29 (0.15%) LatentZero
10 29 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
11 21 (0.11%) SAP ERP
12 11 (0.055%) Distributed Ledger
12 11 (0.055%) Magento
12 11 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 11 (0.055%) Visualfiles
13 9 (0.045%) Endur
13 9 (0.045%) SDL Web 8
13 9 (0.045%) SimCorp Dimension
13 9 (0.045%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5,813 (29.29%) Azure
2 2,582 (13.01%) AWS
3 815 (4.11%) SaaS
4 463 (2.33%) Power Platform
5 441 (2.22%) GCP
6 422 (2.13%) Serverless
7 390 (1.96%) PaaS
8 376 (1.89%) GitHub
9 270 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
10 209 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
11 173 (0.87%) npm
12 155 (0.78%) Office 365
13 146 (0.74%) IaaS
14 139 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
15 138 (0.70%) Azure Functions
16 91 (0.46%) Amazon S3
17 82 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
18 78 (0.39%) PowerApps
19 76 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
20 68 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 324 (1.63%) Internet
2 175 (0.88%) HTTP
3 132 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 115 (0.58%) Firewall
5 55 (0.28%) Intranet
6 53 (0.27%) DNS
7 40 (0.20%) Broadband
7 40 (0.20%) FTP
8 35 (0.18%) HTTPS
9 33 (0.17%) SSL
10 32 (0.16%) VoIP
11 31 (0.16%) Wireshark
12 28 (0.14%) RS-485
13 26 (0.13%) RS-232
14 19 (0.096%) Network Security
15 18 (0.091%) CTI
15 18 (0.091%) Skype
16 17 (0.086%) SMTP
17 16 (0.081%) Ethernet
18 13 (0.065%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7,333 (36.95%) SQL Server
2 1,014 (5.11%) NoSQL
3 838 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 806 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 740 (3.73%) Relational Database
6 729 (3.67%) MySQL
7 691 (3.48%) SQL Server 2016
8 475 (2.39%) MongoDB
9 414 (2.09%) Big Data
10 413 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 406 (2.05%) Power BI
12 396 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
13 332 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 312 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
15 309 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
16 221 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
17 199 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
18 187 (0.94%) Redis
19 176 (0.89%) RDBMS
20 145 (0.73%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2,560 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 1,744 (8.79%) Visual Studio
3 1,365 (6.88%) Selenium
4 1,168 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 939 (4.73%) JIRA
6 732 (3.69%) Jenkins
7 677 (3.41%) SpecFlow
8 579 (2.92%) TeamCity
9 555 (2.80%) NUnit
10 496 (2.50%) WebDriver
11 494 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
12 433 (2.18%) Visual Studio Team System
13 367 (1.85%) Cucumber
14 353 (1.78%) Subversion
15 271 (1.37%) Bitbucket
16 230 (1.16%) SoapUI
17 199 (1.00%) JMeter
18 181 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 147 (0.74%) JUnit
20 142 (0.72%) MSTest
General
1 3,621 (18.24%) Finance
2 807 (4.07%) Banking
3 783 (3.94%) Retail
4 633 (3.19%) Games
5 596 (3.00%) Front Office
6 581 (2.93%) Marketing
7 367 (1.85%) Public Sector
8 320 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 251 (1.26%) Telecoms
10 214 (1.08%) Electronics
11 190 (0.96%) Law
12 189 (0.95%) Legal
13 174 (0.88%) Advertising
14 151 (0.76%) Investment Banking
15 141 (0.71%) Automotive
16 137 (0.69%) Aerospace
17 135 (0.68%) Back Office
18 83 (0.42%) Financial Institution
19 75 (0.38%) German Language
20 72 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13,518 (68.11%) Developer
2 6,006 (30.26%) .NET Developer
3 5,448 (27.45%) C# Developer
4 3,095 (15.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 2,932 (14.77%) Software Developer
6 2,564 (12.92%) Senior Developer
7 1,949 (9.82%) Software Engineer
8 1,164 (5.86%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1,081 (5.45%) Junior
10 1,070 (5.39%) C# Software Developer
11 1,049 (5.29%) Full Stack Developer
12 995 (5.01%) ASP.NET Developer
13 918 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 910 (4.58%) SQL Developer
15 872 (4.39%) Senior C# Developer
16 867 (4.37%) .NET Software Developer
17 866 (4.36%) Junior Developer
18 797 (4.02%) Web Developer
19 754 (3.80%) Graduate
20 698 (3.52%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14,491 (73.01%) .NET
2 7,122 (35.88%) ASP.NET
3 5,402 (27.22%) HTML
4 4,880 (24.59%) CSS
5 4,452 (22.43%) AngularJS
6 3,674 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3,159 (15.92%) .NET Framework
8 3,023 (15.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3,008 (15.16%) .NET Core
10 2,394 (12.06%) jQuery
11 2,381 (12.00%) Web Services
12 2,194 (11.05%) React
13 1,736 (8.75%) REST
14 1,591 (8.02%) WCF
15 1,560 (7.86%) Entity Framework
16 1,557 (7.84%) HTML5
17 1,520 (7.66%) RESTful
18 1,388 (6.99%) Node.js
19 1,244 (6.27%) XML
20 1,180 (5.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1,729 (8.71%) Greenfield Project
2 1,021 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 711 (3.58%) Mobile App
4 706 (3.56%) User Experience
5 635 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
6 536 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 518 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 487 (2.45%) Hedge funds
9 384 (1.93%) Fixed Income
10 350 (1.76%) Derivative
11 286 (1.44%) Equities
12 271 (1.37%) Data Structures
13 233 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 213 (1.07%) Management Information System
15 188 (0.95%) Cloud Native
16 177 (0.89%) Client/Server
17 151 (0.76%) Virtual Team
18 137 (0.69%) Robotics
19 130 (0.65%) Public Cloud
20 98 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1,922 (9.68%) Windows
2 884 (4.45%) Linux
3 539 (2.72%) Android
4 473 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 257 (1.29%) Windows Server
6 214 (1.08%) Unix
7 86 (0.43%) Windows 10
8 64 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 61 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 30 (0.15%) VMS
13 24 (0.12%) CentOS
14 20 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
15 18 (0.091%) Windows 8
16 17 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 13 (0.065%) Ubuntu
18 11 (0.055%) tvOS
19 9 (0.045%) Mac OS X
20 7 (0.035%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 9,329 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6,363 (32.06%) MVC
3 3,714 (18.71%) Software Engineering
4 3,370 (16.98%) TDD
5 3,304 (16.65%) Scrum
6 2,647 (13.34%) Test Automation
7 2,622 (13.21%) DevOps
8 2,029 (10.22%) Computer Science
9 1,996 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
10 1,994 (10.05%) Web Development
11 1,896 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
12 1,868 (9.41%) OO
13 1,843 (9.29%) Microservices
14 1,687 (8.50%) BDD
15 1,635 (8.24%) SDLC
16 1,598 (8.05%) Unit Testing
17 1,574 (7.93%) Mentoring
18 1,027 (5.17%) SOLID
19 1,004 (5.06%) Fintech
20 925 (4.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8,480 (42.72%) JavaScript
2 7,672 (38.65%) SQL
3 3,523 (17.75%) Java
4 2,446 (12.32%) Python
5 2,034 (10.25%) C++
6 1,705 (8.59%) T-SQL
7 1,107 (5.58%) TypeScript
8 1,023 (5.15%) VB.NET
9 758 (3.82%) PowerShell
10 628 (3.16%) C
11 614 (3.09%) PHP
12 576 (2.90%) Ruby
13 514 (2.59%) VB
14 296 (1.49%) R
15 269 (1.36%) VBA
16 230 (1.16%) Scala
17 207 (1.04%) PL/SQL
18 189 (0.95%) Go
19 175 (0.88%) ES6
20 167 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2,850 (14.36%) Degree
2 1,046 (5.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 417 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 241 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 211 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 203 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 165 (0.83%) ISEB
8 120 (0.60%) DV Cleared
9 98 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
10 67 (0.34%) HND
11 66 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 51 (0.26%) MCP
13 48 (0.24%) Master's Degree
14 40 (0.20%) AWS Certification
15 39 (0.20%) MCSD
16 36 (0.18%) MCSE
17 35 (0.18%) PhD
18 28 (0.14%) DBS Check
19 26 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
19 26 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,251 (6.30%) QA
2 111 (0.56%) GDPR
3 83 (0.42%) SLA
4 50 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 36 (0.18%) DICOM
6 28 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (0.076%) WAI
7 15 (0.076%) WCAG
8 14 (0.071%) ISO 9001
9 13 (0.065%) IFRS
9 13 (0.065%) IFRS 9
10 12 (0.060%) Basel II
11 11 (0.055%) MiFID
11 11 (0.055%) PMO
12 10 (0.050%) Cyber Essentials
12 10 (0.050%) EMIR
13 9 (0.045%) Dodd-Frank
13 9 (0.045%) PCI DSS
14 8 (0.040%) ISO 13485
15 6 (0.030%) MISRA
System Software
1 1,367 (6.89%) Docker
2 158 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 71 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 66 (0.33%) Firmware
5 48 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 40 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 21 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
7 21 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 16 (0.081%) LXC
8 16 (0.081%) vSphere
9 10 (0.050%) Varnish
10 6 (0.030%) GridGain
11 5 (0.025%) etcd
12 4 (0.020%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.020%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.015%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.015%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.010%) ACF2
14 2 (0.010%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.010%) IAG
Systems Management
1 725 (3.65%) Kubernetes
2 236 (1.19%) Ansible
3 230 (1.16%) Puppet
4 221 (1.11%) Terraform
5 196 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 109 (0.55%) Kibana
7 60 (0.30%) Grafana
8 54 (0.27%) SQL Sentry
9 42 (0.21%) Istio
10 35 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 32 (0.16%) Salt
12 23 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
13 22 (0.11%) SCCM
14 21 (0.11%) Automic
14 21 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
14 21 (0.11%) Tivoli
15 18 (0.091%) Knative
15 18 (0.091%) Prometheus
16 17 (0.086%) logstash
17 15 (0.076%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4,828 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 886 (4.46%) Oracle
3 395 (1.99%) Google
4 362 (1.82%) Xamarin
5 285 (1.44%) SAP
6 248 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 223 (1.12%) Sitecore
8 164 (0.83%) IBM
9 143 (0.72%) Bloomberg
10 133 (0.67%) Atlassian
10 133 (0.67%) Sage
11 103 (0.52%) Reuters
12 100 (0.50%) Tableau
13 83 (0.42%) SimCorp
14 81 (0.41%) HP
15 79 (0.40%) VMware
16 75 (0.38%) Charles River
17 71 (0.36%) Facebook
18 66 (0.33%) Apple
18 66 (0.33%) Splunk