Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 6,993 20,109 26,803
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 15.03% 15.37% 17.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.56% 28.70% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6,919 18,360 24,953
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 27,364 70,075 87,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 58.82% 53.57% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23,090 57,728 73,251
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £34,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 18 September 2020.

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 18 September 2020. 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 -1 2,409 £67,500 +8.00% 447
South East 0 1,737 £50,000 +8.70% 327
North of England +1 1,314 £50,000 +11.11% 453
North West 0 765 £50,000 +11.11% 293
Midlands -3 651 £47,500 +10.47% 226
South West -11 475 £47,500 +5.56% 172
Yorkshire -3 408 £47,500 +7.95% 126
West Midlands -3 376 £47,500 +5.56% 127
East of England -1 340 £52,500 +5.00% 141
East Midlands 0 277 £47,500 +11.76% 98
North East +4 141 £43,000 -1.15% 34
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 5,199 (74.35%) .NET
2 3,278 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 3,029 (43.31%) JavaScript
4 2,716 (38.84%) Azure
5 2,585 (36.97%) SQL
6 2,524 (36.09%) SQL Server
7 2,163 (30.93%) ASP.NET
8 1,913 (27.36%) .NET Core
9 1,859 (26.58%) MVC
10 1,770 (25.31%) HTML
11 1,700 (24.31%) AngularJS
12 1,624 (23.22%) Microsoft
13 1,601 (22.89%) CSS
14 1,466 (20.96%) Software Engineering
15 1,453 (20.78%) DevOps
16 1,371 (19.61%) TDD
17 1,342 (19.19%) Finance
18 1,332 (19.05%) .NET Framework
19 1,227 (17.55%) Microservices
19 1,227 (17.55%) React
20 1,147 (16.40%) AWS
21 1,128 (16.13%) Java
22 1,100 (15.73%) ASP.NET Web API
23 1,084 (15.50%) Python
24 1,081 (15.46%) Scrum
25 1,036 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
26 1,014 (14.50%) Git (software)
27 957 (13.69%) Test Automation
28 917 (13.11%) Degree
29 780 (11.15%) Docker

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
1 222 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
2 195 (2.79%) IIS
3 183 (2.62%) SharePoint
4 145 (2.07%) CMS
5 110 (1.57%) Confluence
6 90 (1.29%) NServiceBus
7 85 (1.22%) Umbraco
8 49 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
9 47 (0.67%) Apache
10 46 (0.66%) Apache Spark
11 36 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
12 35 (0.50%) EPiServer
13 27 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 22 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
15 20 (0.29%) nginx
16 19 (0.27%) Kentico
16 19 (0.27%) Sitefinity
16 19 (0.27%) WordPress
17 18 (0.26%) DNN
18 12 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 72 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (0.30%) Chatbot
4 10 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.11%) Blender
6 7 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.086%) 3ds Max
8 5 (0.072%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.057%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.057%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.043%) Maya
10 3 (0.043%) Sketch
11 2 (0.029%) FileZilla
11 2 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.014%) Mingle
12 1 (0.014%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 178 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.44%) FINCAD Analytics
3 20 (0.29%) Magento
4 17 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.23%) Shopify
6 9 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
7 7 (0.10%) NetSuite
7 7 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 6 (0.086%) Visualfiles
9 5 (0.072%) Elite 3E
10 4 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.057%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.057%) ResourceLink
10 4 (0.057%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.057%) SDL Web 8
11 3 (0.043%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.043%) Maximo
11 3 (0.043%) SAP MII
12 2 (0.029%) Markit EDM
12 2 (0.029%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2,716 (38.84%) Azure
2 1,147 (16.40%) AWS
3 295 (4.22%) SaaS
4 230 (3.29%) GCP
5 200 (2.86%) Power Platform
6 175 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
7 173 (2.47%) Serverless
8 143 (2.04%) GitHub
9 123 (1.76%) PaaS
10 111 (1.59%) Office 365
11 95 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
12 72 (1.03%) IaaS
13 70 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
14 65 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
15 43 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
16 42 (0.60%) Azure Functions
17 40 (0.57%) npm
18 39 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 36 (0.51%) NuGet
20 35 (0.50%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 154 (2.20%) Skype
2 149 (2.13%) HTTP
3 86 (1.23%) Internet
4 48 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 33 (0.47%) DNS
6 25 (0.36%) Firewall
7 17 (0.24%) Intranet
8 14 (0.20%) RS-232
9 13 (0.19%) RS-485
10 12 (0.17%) VPN
11 10 (0.14%) AMQP
11 10 (0.14%) VoIP
12 9 (0.13%) HTTPS
12 9 (0.13%) SSH
13 8 (0.11%) Network Security
13 8 (0.11%) WebEx
14 7 (0.10%) LAN
14 7 (0.10%) RTP
14 7 (0.10%) SSL
14 7 (0.10%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,524 (36.09%) SQL Server
2 506 (7.24%) NoSQL
3 437 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 277 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 219 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 217 (3.10%) MySQL
7 209 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 159 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 157 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 154 (2.20%) Power BI
11 141 (2.02%) SQL Server 2019
12 136 (1.94%) Redis
13 130 (1.86%) Big Data
14 106 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
15 85 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 84 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
17 82 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 71 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
18 71 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
19 64 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1,014 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 495 (7.08%) Selenium
2 495 (7.08%) Visual Studio
3 386 (5.52%) JIRA
4 374 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 307 (4.39%) TeamCity
6 293 (4.19%) Jenkins
7 257 (3.68%) SpecFlow
8 219 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 195 (2.79%) NUnit
10 141 (2.02%) Cucumber
11 131 (1.87%) Subversion
12 126 (1.80%) WebDriver
13 95 (1.36%) SoapUI
14 85 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
15 77 (1.10%) Moq
16 71 (1.02%) Postman
17 69 (0.99%) MSTest
18 59 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 56 (0.80%) Bitbucket
General
1 1,342 (19.19%) Finance
2 251 (3.59%) Games
3 241 (3.45%) Front Office
4 227 (3.25%) Banking
5 180 (2.57%) Retail
6 141 (2.02%) Marketing
7 124 (1.77%) Law
8 115 (1.64%) Public Sector
9 113 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 74 (1.06%) Electronics
11 66 (0.94%) Telecoms
12 64 (0.92%) Back Office
13 63 (0.90%) Advertising
14 55 (0.79%) Legal
15 45 (0.64%) Investment Banking
16 35 (0.50%) Automotive
17 34 (0.49%) Financial Institution
18 29 (0.41%) Publishing
19 28 (0.40%) Local Government
20 27 (0.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4,426 (63.29%) Developer
2 2,006 (28.69%) .NET Developer
3 1,651 (23.61%) C# Developer
4 1,016 (14.53%) Software Developer
5 979 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 789 (11.28%) Senior Developer
7 771 (11.03%) Software Engineer
8 461 (6.59%) Full Stack Developer
9 372 (5.32%) Senior .NET Developer
10 356 (5.09%) C# Software Developer
11 342 (4.89%) .NET Software Developer
12 273 (3.90%) C# Software Engineer
13 272 (3.89%) Architect
14 262 (3.75%) Lead Developer
15 259 (3.70%) Junior
16 239 (3.42%) Web Developer
17 224 (3.20%) SQL Developer
18 220 (3.15%) Analyst
19 218 (3.12%) Senior C# Developer
20 213 (3.05%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,199 (74.35%) .NET
2 2,163 (30.93%) ASP.NET
3 1,913 (27.36%) .NET Core
4 1,770 (25.31%) HTML
5 1,700 (24.31%) AngularJS
6 1,601 (22.89%) CSS
7 1,332 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 1,227 (17.55%) React
9 1,100 (15.73%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1,036 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 745 (10.65%) Web Services
12 685 (9.80%) jQuery
13 654 (9.35%) Entity Framework
14 640 (9.15%) REST
15 565 (8.08%) Node.js
16 550 (7.87%) HTML5
17 492 (7.04%) RESTful
18 450 (6.44%) Vue.js
19 438 (6.26%) ASP.NET Core
20 380 (5.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 637 (9.11%) Greenfield Project
2 367 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 274 (3.92%) Hedge funds
4 249 (3.56%) Mobile App
5 218 (3.12%) User Experience
6 192 (2.75%) Algorithms
7 185 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
8 149 (2.13%) Derivative
9 143 (2.04%) Fixed Income
10 131 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 125 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
12 99 (1.42%) Equities
13 89 (1.27%) Data Structures
14 64 (0.92%) Cloud Native
15 59 (0.84%) Public Cloud
16 57 (0.82%) Client/Server
17 44 (0.63%) Virtual Team
18 43 (0.61%) Management Information System
19 32 (0.46%) Mobile Games
20 28 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 627 (8.97%) Windows
2 309 (4.42%) Linux
3 201 (2.87%) Android
4 145 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 88 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 48 (0.69%) Unix
7 22 (0.31%) Mac OS X
7 22 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 14 (0.20%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.19%) CentOS
10 6 (0.086%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.086%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.086%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (0.072%) Debian
11 5 (0.072%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.072%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.043%) AIX
12 3 (0.043%) VMS
13 1 (0.014%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,278 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1,859 (26.58%) MVC
3 1,466 (20.96%) Software Engineering
4 1,453 (20.78%) DevOps
5 1,371 (19.61%) TDD
6 1,227 (17.55%) Microservices
7 1,081 (15.46%) Scrum
8 957 (13.69%) Test Automation
9 774 (11.07%) OO
10 684 (9.78%) BDD
11 679 (9.71%) Fintech
12 654 (9.35%) Web Development
13 599 (8.57%) Computer Science
14 596 (8.52%) Mentoring
15 586 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
16 570 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
17 533 (7.62%) Unit Testing
18 456 (6.52%) SDLC
19 401 (5.73%) SOLID
20 382 (5.46%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,029 (43.31%) JavaScript
2 2,585 (36.97%) SQL
3 1,128 (16.13%) Java
4 1,084 (15.50%) Python
5 725 (10.37%) TypeScript
6 643 (9.19%) C++
7 559 (7.99%) T-SQL
8 346 (4.95%) PowerShell
9 245 (3.50%) VB.NET
10 161 (2.30%) C
10 161 (2.30%) PHP
11 128 (1.83%) Ruby
12 126 (1.80%) VB
13 119 (1.70%) Go
14 100 (1.43%) R
15 76 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 73 (1.04%) F#
16 73 (1.04%) Scala
17 72 (1.03%) Kotlin
18 66 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 917 (13.11%) Degree
2 312 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 189 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 96 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 82 (1.17%) ISTQB
6 74 (1.06%) ISEB
7 55 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 55 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
8 48 (0.69%) DV Cleared
9 29 (0.41%) PhD
10 26 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
11 16 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
11 16 (0.23%) Master's Degree
12 15 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (0.16%) MCITP
14 9 (0.13%) MCP
14 9 (0.13%) MCPD
15 7 (0.10%) MCSA
16 6 (0.086%) CISSP
17 4 (0.057%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 449 (6.42%) QA
2 28 (0.40%) SLA
3 23 (0.33%) GDPR
4 15 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.11%) MiFID
7 6 (0.086%) EMIR
8 4 (0.057%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.043%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.043%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.029%) GAMP
10 2 (0.029%) ISO 13485
10 2 (0.029%) NIST
11 1 (0.014%) Basel II
11 1 (0.014%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.014%) ISO 26262
11 1 (0.014%) MISRA
11 1 (0.014%) MISRA C
11 1 (0.014%) PMO
11 1 (0.014%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 780 (11.15%) Docker
2 48 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.11%) vSphere
6 6 (0.086%) Firmware
7 5 (0.072%) LXC
8 4 (0.057%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.043%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.043%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.043%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.029%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.014%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.014%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.014%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.014%) HDFS
11 1 (0.014%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 540 (7.72%) Kubernetes
2 165 (2.36%) Terraform
3 132 (1.89%) Ansible
4 105 (1.50%) Puppet
5 71 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
6 56 (0.80%) Grafana
7 34 (0.49%) Istio
8 23 (0.33%) ZABBIX
9 19 (0.27%) Kibana
10 17 (0.24%) Prometheus
11 12 (0.17%) MIIS
11 12 (0.17%) SCCM
12 9 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.13%) Control-M
12 9 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
13 7 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.086%) logstash
15 4 (0.057%) HAProxy
15 4 (0.057%) Mesos
15 4 (0.057%) Salt
Vendors
1 1,624 (23.22%) Microsoft
2 274 (3.92%) Oracle
3 154 (2.20%) Xamarin
4 142 (2.03%) Google
5 95 (1.36%) SAP
6 75 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
7 59 (0.84%) IBM
8 51 (0.73%) VMware
9 46 (0.66%) Sitecore
9 46 (0.66%) Tableau
10 43 (0.61%) Atlassian
11 34 (0.49%) Apple
12 33 (0.47%) Bloomberg
13 30 (0.43%) Splunk
14 19 (0.27%) Telerik
15 17 (0.24%) ServiceNow
16 16 (0.23%) Blue Prism
17 15 (0.21%) Databricks
17 15 (0.21%) UiPath
18 14 (0.20%) NVIDIA