Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 12 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 13,615 6,524 19,573
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 12.38% 14.81% 15.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.72% 24.96% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10,173 5,762 16,979
10th Percentile £35,028 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £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 £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,375 £80,000
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 59,913 26,137 68,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.47% 59.32% 53.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40,304 22,559 56,800
10th Percentile £35,751 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +5.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -7 5,271 £70,000 +3.70% 998
South East -3 2,985 £52,500 +5.00% 478
North of England -4 1,983 £50,000 - 628
Midlands 0 1,370 £47,500 +5.56% 465
South West +4 1,056 £47,500 +5.56% 212
North West -5 1,020 £52,500 +5.00% 352
West Midlands +2 915 £50,000 +6.38% 257
Yorkshire -2 770 £50,000 - 186
East of England -2 643 £55,000 +10.00% 229
East Midlands -2 454 £45,000 - 208
North East -6 193 £42,500 -5.56% 90
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 9,484 (69.66%) .NET
2 6,566 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
3 6,183 (45.41%) Azure
4 5,761 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 5,623 (41.30%) SQL
6 4,142 (30.42%) SQL Server
7 3,851 (28.28%) .NET Core
8 3,617 (26.57%) DevOps
9 3,594 (26.40%) Software Engineering
10 3,018 (22.17%) AWS
11 3,004 (22.06%) React
12 2,847 (20.91%) AngularJS
13 2,839 (20.85%) Microsoft
14 2,815 (20.68%) ASP.NET
15 2,750 (20.20%) HTML
16 2,699 (19.82%) MVC
17 2,543 (18.68%) Microservices
18 2,513 (18.46%) TDD
19 2,493 (18.31%) Full Stack Development
20 2,468 (18.13%) Social Skills
20 2,468 (18.13%) CSS
21 2,464 (18.10%) Finance
22 2,449 (17.99%) Java
23 2,340 (17.19%) Python
24 2,287 (16.80%) .NET Framework
25 2,247 (16.50%) Docker
26 2,193 (16.11%) Test Automation
27 2,168 (15.92%) Scrum
28 1,931 (14.18%) Git (software)
29 1,860 (13.66%) Kubernetes

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
1 397 (2.92%) CMS
2 337 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
3 276 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 260 (1.91%) IIS
5 243 (1.78%) Umbraco
6 229 (1.68%) Confluence
7 146 (1.07%) EPiServer
8 104 (0.76%) Apache Spark
9 75 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 62 (0.46%) Apache
11 52 (0.38%) nginx
11 52 (0.38%) WordPress
12 51 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
13 48 (0.35%) NServiceBus
14 47 (0.35%) Kentico
15 38 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
16 31 (0.23%) SAS
17 28 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
18 17 (0.12%) MS Exchange
19 16 (0.12%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 202 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 141 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.20%) Simulink
5 21 (0.15%) Sketch
6 17 (0.12%) InVision
7 15 (0.11%) Campfire
8 11 (0.081%) Maya
9 10 (0.073%) Chatbot
9 10 (0.073%) Photoshop
10 9 (0.066%) Figma
11 8 (0.059%) Microsoft Project
11 8 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (0.044%) MotionBuilder
13 5 (0.037%) 3ds Max
13 5 (0.037%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (0.037%) ZBrush
14 4 (0.029%) Zeplin
15 3 (0.022%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 242 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.26%) Sentinel
3 28 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 23 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 21 (0.15%) Magento
6 19 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 15 (0.11%) MetaTrader
8 13 (0.095%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 11 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
10 10 (0.073%) Visualfiles
11 9 (0.066%) Summit
12 8 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 7 (0.051%) Elite 3E
13 7 (0.051%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
13 7 (0.051%) SAP Business One
13 7 (0.051%) Shopify
14 6 (0.044%) RMDS
14 6 (0.044%) SDL Web 8
15 5 (0.037%) osCommerce
15 5 (0.037%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6,183 (45.41%) Azure
2 3,018 (22.17%) AWS
3 1,027 (7.54%) Serverless
4 1,002 (7.36%) GCP
5 775 (5.69%) SaaS
6 569 (4.18%) Power Platform
7 509 (3.74%) GitHub
8 409 (3.00%) Azure Service Bus
9 332 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
10 328 (2.41%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 299 (2.20%) PaaS
12 295 (2.17%) Azure Functions
13 294 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
14 273 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
15 202 (1.48%) Azure Logic Apps
16 197 (1.45%) Amazon S3
17 177 (1.30%) OpenShift
18 174 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
19 170 (1.25%) Microsoft 365
20 162 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 307 (2.25%) HTTP
2 116 (0.85%) Internet
3 90 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 58 (0.43%) DNS
5 53 (0.39%) Firewall
6 52 (0.38%) Modbus
7 41 (0.30%) Broadband
8 37 (0.27%) RS-485
9 34 (0.25%) RS-422
10 25 (0.18%) MQTT
11 22 (0.16%) Intranet
12 21 (0.15%) SMTP
13 20 (0.15%) Wireshark
14 18 (0.13%) Network Security
15 17 (0.12%) FTP
15 17 (0.12%) LAN
16 16 (0.12%) Cisco IPT
17 15 (0.11%) SSH
17 15 (0.11%) VPN
17 15 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,142 (30.42%) SQL Server
2 1,133 (8.32%) NoSQL
3 698 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 621 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
5 613 (4.50%) MySQL
6 534 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 479 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 432 (3.17%) Power BI
9 356 (2.61%) Redis
10 321 (2.36%) Big Data
11 313 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 296 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 284 (2.09%) Azure SQL Database
14 266 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
15 191 (1.40%) Data Lake
16 189 (1.39%) RDBMS
17 109 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
18 104 (0.76%) Tableau
19 103 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 100 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1,931 (14.18%) Git (software)
2 1,022 (7.51%) Selenium
3 863 (6.34%) Visual Studio
4 715 (5.25%) Jenkins
5 597 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 580 (4.26%) JIRA
7 559 (4.11%) SpecFlow
8 556 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 556 (4.08%) TeamCity
9 454 (3.33%) NUnit
10 340 (2.50%) Postman
11 273 (2.01%) WebDriver
12 243 (1.78%) Cypress.io
13 197 (1.45%) Moq
14 196 (1.44%) GitLab
15 183 (1.34%) JMeter
16 181 (1.33%) Subversion
17 161 (1.18%) Cucumber
18 134 (0.98%) webpack
19 128 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2,468 (18.13%) Social Skills
2 2,464 (18.10%) Finance
3 682 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 516 (3.79%) Retail
5 472 (3.47%) Banking
6 403 (2.96%) Marketing
7 280 (2.06%) Games
8 278 (2.04%) Law
9 223 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 212 (1.56%) Public Sector
11 211 (1.55%) Front Office
12 198 (1.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 190 (1.40%) Presentation Skills
14 185 (1.36%) Electronics
15 180 (1.32%) Legal
16 179 (1.31%) Organisational Skills
17 134 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
18 133 (0.98%) Advertising
19 120 (0.88%) Publishing
20 115 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7,815 (57.40%) Developer
2 2,862 (21.02%) .NET Developer
3 2,646 (19.43%) C# Developer
4 1,982 (14.56%) Software Developer
5 1,890 (13.88%) Software Engineer
6 1,824 (13.40%) Senior Developer
7 1,235 (9.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 1,013 (7.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 699 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
10 675 (4.96%) C# Software Developer
11 548 (4.02%) Senior C# Developer
12 509 (3.74%) .NET Software Developer
13 490 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
14 481 (3.53%) Lead Developer
15 475 (3.49%) Junior
16 416 (3.06%) Architect
17 411 (3.02%) SQL Developer
18 409 (3.00%) C# Software Engineer
19 392 (2.88%) Junior Developer
20 384 (2.82%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9,484 (69.66%) .NET
2 3,851 (28.28%) .NET Core
3 3,004 (22.06%) React
4 2,847 (20.91%) AngularJS
5 2,815 (20.68%) ASP.NET
6 2,750 (20.20%) HTML
7 2,468 (18.13%) CSS
8 2,287 (16.80%) .NET Framework
9 1,500 (11.02%) REST
10 1,381 (10.14%) Web Services
11 1,363 (10.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1,221 (8.97%) Node.js
13 1,138 (8.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1,048 (7.70%) RESTful
15 1,040 (7.64%) jQuery
16 958 (7.04%) Entity Framework
17 808 (5.93%) Vue.js
18 772 (5.67%) HTML5
19 675 (4.96%) XML
20 588 (4.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 947 (6.96%) Greenfield Project
2 675 (4.96%) User Experience
3 511 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 503 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
5 391 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 303 (2.23%) Cloud Native
7 260 (1.91%) Algorithms
8 223 (1.64%) Legacy Systems
9 186 (1.37%) Equities
10 179 (1.31%) Hedge funds
11 175 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 173 (1.27%) Management Information System
13 156 (1.15%) Data Structures
14 153 (1.12%) Virtual Team
15 123 (0.90%) Blog
16 117 (0.86%) Client/Server
17 115 (0.84%) Derivative
17 115 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
18 103 (0.76%) Public Cloud
19 88 (0.65%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 1,062 (7.80%) Windows
2 740 (5.44%) Linux
3 380 (2.79%) Android
4 303 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 174 (1.28%) Unix
6 152 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 46 (0.34%) VMS
8 44 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 24 (0.18%) Windows 10
10 23 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
12 17 (0.12%) CentOS
13 13 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.081%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.081%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (0.073%) Debian
16 9 (0.066%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.066%) Windows Server 2019
17 7 (0.051%) Kali Linux
18 6 (0.044%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,566 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
2 3,617 (26.57%) DevOps
3 3,594 (26.40%) Software Engineering
4 2,699 (19.82%) MVC
5 2,543 (18.68%) Microservices
6 2,513 (18.46%) TDD
7 2,493 (18.31%) Full Stack Development
8 2,193 (16.11%) Test Automation
9 2,168 (15.92%) Scrum
10 1,471 (10.80%) Problem-Solving
11 1,432 (10.52%) SDLC
12 1,337 (9.82%) Mentoring
13 1,213 (8.91%) Computer Science
14 1,199 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
15 1,166 (8.56%) SOLID
16 1,162 (8.53%) OO
16 1,162 (8.53%) Unit Testing
17 979 (7.19%) Fintech
18 949 (6.97%) BDD
19 913 (6.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5,761 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 5,623 (41.30%) SQL
3 2,449 (17.99%) Java
4 2,340 (17.19%) Python
5 1,673 (12.29%) TypeScript
6 1,371 (10.07%) C++
7 993 (7.29%) T-SQL
8 818 (6.01%) PowerShell
9 517 (3.80%) Go
10 498 (3.66%) C
11 465 (3.42%) Scala
12 450 (3.31%) PHP
13 408 (3.00%) VB.NET
14 384 (2.82%) Ruby
15 309 (2.27%) Bash Shell
16 299 (2.20%) Kotlin
17 293 (2.15%) VB
18 169 (1.24%) VBA
19 161 (1.18%) Perl
20 151 (1.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1,664 (12.22%) Degree
2 610 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 409 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 303 (2.23%) SC Cleared
5 193 (1.42%) Master's Degree
6 106 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 97 (0.71%) ISTQB
8 81 (0.59%) ISEB
9 80 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
10 46 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 42 (0.31%) PhD
12 39 (0.29%) DV Cleared
12 39 (0.29%) SANS
13 34 (0.25%) GCFA
13 34 (0.25%) GCFE
13 34 (0.25%) GCIA
13 34 (0.25%) GCIH
14 32 (0.24%) AWS Certification
15 27 (0.20%) DBS Check
16 21 (0.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,336 (9.81%) QA
2 135 (0.99%) Accessibility
3 93 (0.68%) GDPR
4 64 (0.47%) SLA
5 62 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 55 (0.40%) PSD2
7 26 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 16 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 15 (0.11%) GxP
10 13 (0.095%) WCAG
11 10 (0.073%) Dodd-Frank
11 10 (0.073%) GRC
11 10 (0.073%) MiFID
12 9 (0.066%) EMIR
13 8 (0.059%) IEC 61131
14 6 (0.044%) Cyber Essentials
14 6 (0.044%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 6 (0.044%) HL7
14 6 (0.044%) TickIT
System Software
1 2,247 (16.50%) Docker
2 116 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 86 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (0.13%) Firmware
6 16 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.095%) Ceph
8 11 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.066%) LXC
10 7 (0.051%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 7 (0.051%) KVM
10 7 (0.051%) VirtualBox
10 7 (0.051%) vSphere
11 6 (0.044%) XenApp
12 5 (0.037%) Snort
12 5 (0.037%) Squid
13 3 (0.022%) Gluster
13 3 (0.022%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.015%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.015%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1,860 (13.66%) Kubernetes
2 850 (6.24%) Terraform
3 339 (2.49%) Ansible
4 290 (2.13%) Grafana
5 188 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
6 173 (1.27%) Prometheus
7 145 (1.07%) Puppet
8 56 (0.41%) Graphite
9 46 (0.34%) Kibana
9 46 (0.34%) Opsgenie
10 37 (0.27%) ZABBIX
11 32 (0.24%) logstash
12 30 (0.22%) Graylog
13 25 (0.18%) MIIS
14 17 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
15 16 (0.12%) HAProxy
15 16 (0.12%) Pingdom
16 15 (0.11%) vCenter Server
17 14 (0.10%) Rancher
18 13 (0.095%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2,839 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 570 (4.19%) Google
3 485 (3.56%) Oracle
4 309 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 142 (1.04%) SAP
6 127 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 118 (0.87%) VMware
8 117 (0.86%) Samsung
9 111 (0.82%) New Relic
10 98 (0.72%) Databricks
11 91 (0.67%) Sitecore
12 74 (0.54%) IBM
13 66 (0.48%) ServiceNow
14 64 (0.47%) Red Hat
14 64 (0.47%) Splunk
15 61 (0.45%) Atlassian
16 60 (0.44%) SaltStack
17 53 (0.39%) Telerik
18 42 (0.31%) Bloomberg
19 39 (0.29%) OutSystems