Period
to 25 November 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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 7,337 19,844 25,100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 14.65% 15.92% 16.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.82% 29.55% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7,617 18,328 23,360
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +8.89%

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 29,557 67,163 82,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 59.00% 53.88% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25,557 55,892 69,156
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -2 2,369 £65,000 +3.17% 485
South East -2 1,801 £52,500 +10.53% 342
North of England -1 1,456 £50,000 +11.11% 459
North West -1 810 £50,000 +11.11% 294
Midlands -3 723 £47,500 +9.20% 263
South West -9 576 £45,000 - 175
Yorkshire -3 496 £50,000 +11.11% 126
West Midlands -4 408 £47,000 +4.44% 128
East of England -1 320 £52,500 +5.00% 162
East Midlands -3 315 £47,500 +11.76% 134
North East +7 150 £47,500 +5.56% 39
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 5,376 (73.27%) .NET
2 3,246 (44.24%) Agile Software Development
3 3,065 (41.77%) JavaScript
4 3,057 (41.67%) Azure
5 2,828 (38.54%) SQL
6 2,353 (32.07%) SQL Server
7 2,194 (29.90%) .NET Core
8 2,029 (27.65%) ASP.NET
9 1,829 (24.93%) MVC
10 1,780 (24.26%) HTML
11 1,765 (24.06%) DevOps
12 1,688 (23.01%) CSS
13 1,636 (22.30%) AngularJS
14 1,634 (22.27%) Microsoft
15 1,462 (19.93%) Software Engineering
16 1,362 (18.56%) TDD
17 1,338 (18.24%) .NET Framework
18 1,289 (17.57%) React
19 1,269 (17.30%) Finance
20 1,201 (16.37%) Microservices
21 1,190 (16.22%) Java
22 1,187 (16.18%) Python
23 1,121 (15.28%) Test Automation
24 1,114 (15.18%) AWS
25 1,031 (14.05%) ASP.NET Web API
26 1,030 (14.04%) Git (software)
27 1,005 (13.70%) Scrum
28 904 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
29 875 (11.93%) Degree
30 851 (11.60%) 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
1 196 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 179 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 175 (2.39%) IIS
4 170 (2.32%) CMS
5 118 (1.61%) NServiceBus
6 117 (1.59%) Confluence
7 83 (1.13%) Umbraco
8 61 (0.83%) Apache Spark
9 49 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 39 (0.53%) Apache
11 38 (0.52%) nginx
12 35 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
13 27 (0.37%) EPiServer
14 24 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
15 23 (0.31%) JBoss
16 17 (0.23%) WordPress
17 16 (0.22%) Kentico
18 14 (0.19%) Drupal
19 9 (0.12%) Sitefinity
20 8 (0.11%) DNN
Applications
1 61 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (0.27%) Chatbot
4 15 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (0.18%) Sketch
6 12 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.14%) InVision
8 8 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.095%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.068%) Adobe XD
11 5 (0.068%) MS Visio
12 4 (0.055%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.055%) Blender
12 4 (0.055%) S-PLUS
13 3 (0.041%) 3ds Max
13 3 (0.041%) Maya
14 2 (0.027%) SOLIDWORKS
15 1 (0.014%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 187 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.23%) Magento
3 16 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 13 (0.18%) Shopify
5 7 (0.095%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.095%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.068%) Elite 3E
6 5 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.055%) FINCAD Analytics
7 4 (0.055%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.055%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (0.055%) MoSes
8 3 (0.041%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.041%) SAP MII
9 2 (0.027%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 2 (0.027%) Misys Opics
9 2 (0.027%) nopCommerce
9 2 (0.027%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3,057 (41.67%) Azure
2 1,114 (15.18%) AWS
3 300 (4.09%) SaaS
4 280 (3.82%) GCP
5 202 (2.75%) PaaS
6 187 (2.55%) Serverless
7 182 (2.48%) Dynamics 365
8 179 (2.44%) Power Platform
9 123 (1.68%) GitHub
10 117 (1.59%) IaaS
11 95 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 90 (1.23%) Office 365
13 83 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
14 63 (0.86%) Azure Functions
14 63 (0.86%) npm
15 60 (0.82%) Datadog
16 59 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
17 50 (0.68%) Logic Apps
18 43 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 42 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 180 (2.45%) HTTP
2 162 (2.21%) Skype
3 88 (1.20%) Internet
4 43 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 25 (0.34%) DNS
6 17 (0.23%) Intranet
7 12 (0.16%) Firewall
8 11 (0.15%) Bluetooth
8 11 (0.15%) Ethernet
8 11 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.15%) RTP
8 11 (0.15%) SSH
8 11 (0.15%) WEP
9 7 (0.095%) AMQP
9 7 (0.095%) VPN
10 5 (0.068%) Network Security
10 5 (0.068%) SMTP
11 4 (0.055%) RFID
11 4 (0.055%) SNMP
11 4 (0.055%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,353 (32.07%) SQL Server
2 575 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 374 (5.10%) MongoDB
4 292 (3.98%) Relational Database
5 220 (3.00%) MySQL
6 199 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 192 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 176 (2.40%) Redis
9 172 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
10 169 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
11 144 (1.96%) Big Data
12 120 (1.64%) Power BI
13 103 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 96 (1.31%) Cosmos DB
15 72 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
16 64 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
17 56 (0.76%) SQL Server 2019
18 54 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 51 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 48 (0.65%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1,030 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 620 (8.45%) Selenium
3 434 (5.92%) Visual Studio
4 397 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 381 (5.19%) JIRA
6 375 (5.11%) Jenkins
7 328 (4.47%) TeamCity
8 265 (3.61%) SpecFlow
9 229 (3.12%) Octopus Deploy
10 214 (2.92%) NUnit
11 163 (2.22%) Cucumber
12 147 (2.00%) Subversion
13 142 (1.94%) WebDriver
14 118 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
15 90 (1.23%) SoapUI
16 86 (1.17%) Postman
17 78 (1.06%) Bitbucket
18 69 (0.94%) Moq
19 66 (0.90%) MSTest
20 62 (0.85%) Cypress.io
General
1 1,269 (17.30%) Finance
2 240 (3.27%) Games
3 232 (3.16%) Front Office
4 160 (2.18%) Retail
5 146 (1.99%) Banking
6 122 (1.66%) Public Sector
7 114 (1.55%) Marketing
8 103 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 99 (1.35%) Law
10 78 (1.06%) Advertising
11 69 (0.94%) Back Office
12 68 (0.93%) Electronics
13 50 (0.68%) Telecoms
14 40 (0.55%) Legal
14 40 (0.55%) Publishing
15 38 (0.52%) Investment Banking
16 33 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 31 (0.42%) Automotive
18 24 (0.33%) Aerospace
19 19 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4,617 (62.93%) Developer
2 1,993 (27.16%) .NET Developer
3 1,636 (22.30%) C# Developer
4 1,092 (14.88%) Software Developer
5 993 (13.53%) Senior Developer
6 931 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 768 (10.47%) Software Engineer
8 524 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 440 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 392 (5.34%) C# Software Developer
11 366 (4.99%) .NET Software Developer
12 298 (4.06%) Senior C# Developer
13 271 (3.69%) Architect
14 263 (3.58%) Lead Developer
15 253 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
16 247 (3.37%) Junior
17 238 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
18 235 (3.20%) Azure Developer
19 234 (3.19%) SQL Developer
20 230 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,376 (73.27%) .NET
2 2,194 (29.90%) .NET Core
3 2,029 (27.65%) ASP.NET
4 1,780 (24.26%) HTML
5 1,688 (23.01%) CSS
6 1,636 (22.30%) AngularJS
7 1,338 (18.24%) .NET Framework
8 1,289 (17.57%) React
9 1,031 (14.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 904 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 721 (9.83%) REST
12 657 (8.95%) jQuery
13 651 (8.87%) Web Services
14 644 (8.78%) Entity Framework
15 568 (7.74%) HTML5
16 544 (7.41%) Node.js
17 488 (6.65%) Vue.js
18 482 (6.57%) RESTful
19 442 (6.02%) ASP.NET Core
20 362 (4.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 593 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
2 402 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 287 (3.91%) Mobile App
4 248 (3.38%) User Experience
5 224 (3.05%) Hedge funds
6 215 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
7 163 (2.22%) Algorithms
8 146 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 142 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 122 (1.66%) Equities
11 107 (1.46%) Fixed Income
12 104 (1.42%) Derivative
13 79 (1.08%) Data Structures
14 64 (0.87%) Public Cloud
15 55 (0.75%) N-Tier
16 54 (0.74%) Cloud Native
17 51 (0.70%) Client/Server
18 45 (0.61%) Virtual Team
19 40 (0.55%) Management Information System
20 30 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 567 (7.73%) Windows
2 306 (4.17%) Linux
3 195 (2.66%) Android
4 132 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 86 (1.17%) Windows Server
6 34 (0.46%) Unix
7 15 (0.20%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.18%) CentOS
8 13 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.18%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.095%) Windows Server 2016
10 6 (0.082%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.082%) Windows Server 2019
11 5 (0.068%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.068%) VMS
12 4 (0.055%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.041%) AIX
13 3 (0.041%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.027%) Fedora
15 1 (0.014%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,246 (44.24%) Agile Software Development
2 1,829 (24.93%) MVC
3 1,765 (24.06%) DevOps
4 1,462 (19.93%) Software Engineering
5 1,362 (18.56%) TDD
6 1,201 (16.37%) Microservices
7 1,121 (15.28%) Test Automation
8 1,005 (13.70%) Scrum
9 795 (10.84%) OO
10 685 (9.34%) Web Development
11 674 (9.19%) Mentoring
12 653 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
13 618 (8.42%) BDD
14 608 (8.29%) Fintech
15 573 (7.81%) Unit Testing
16 559 (7.62%) Computer Science
17 556 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
18 469 (6.39%) SOLID
19 465 (6.34%) SDLC
20 376 (5.12%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,065 (41.77%) JavaScript
2 2,828 (38.54%) SQL
3 1,190 (16.22%) Java
4 1,187 (16.18%) Python
5 769 (10.48%) TypeScript
6 670 (9.13%) C++
7 530 (7.22%) T-SQL
8 397 (5.41%) PowerShell
9 248 (3.38%) VB.NET
10 212 (2.89%) Go
11 174 (2.37%) PHP
12 160 (2.18%) Ruby
13 149 (2.03%) VB
14 144 (1.96%) C
15 94 (1.28%) Scala
16 91 (1.24%) Bash Shell
17 82 (1.12%) R
18 66 (0.90%) Perl
19 64 (0.87%) Kotlin
20 63 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 875 (11.93%) Degree
2 286 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 170 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 100 (1.36%) ISTQB
5 84 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
6 74 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 71 (0.97%) ISEB
8 48 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 48 (0.65%) PhD
9 39 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 26 (0.35%) Master's Degree
12 21 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
13 19 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
14 8 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
15 7 (0.095%) HND
15 7 (0.095%) MCPD
15 7 (0.095%) Postgraduate
16 4 (0.055%) MCP
17 3 (0.041%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 509 (6.94%) QA
2 32 (0.44%) SLA
3 31 (0.42%) GDPR
4 15 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.15%) MiFID
7 9 (0.12%) EMIR
8 8 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.095%) ISO 13485
10 6 (0.082%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.027%) GAMP
11 2 (0.027%) NIST
12 1 (0.014%) COBIT
12 1 (0.014%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.014%) ISO 26262
12 1 (0.014%) MISRA
12 1 (0.014%) MISRA C
12 1 (0.014%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.014%) PMO
12 1 (0.014%) WCAG
System Software
1 851 (11.60%) Docker
2 40 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.19%) Firmware
5 10 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.055%) LXC
6 4 (0.055%) vSphere
7 3 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.027%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.014%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.014%) Gluster
9 1 (0.014%) HDFS
9 1 (0.014%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.014%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.014%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 633 (8.63%) Kubernetes
2 322 (4.39%) Terraform
3 172 (2.34%) Ansible
4 133 (1.81%) Puppet
5 86 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
6 72 (0.98%) Grafana
7 35 (0.48%) Istio
8 34 (0.46%) Prometheus
9 27 (0.37%) ZABBIX
10 17 (0.23%) Kibana
10 17 (0.23%) MIIS
11 14 (0.19%) SCCM
11 14 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.082%) Control-M
13 6 (0.082%) Salt
14 5 (0.068%) Rancher
15 4 (0.055%) logstash
15 4 (0.055%) Packer
16 3 (0.041%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1,634 (22.27%) Microsoft
2 270 (3.68%) Oracle
3 185 (2.52%) Xamarin
4 149 (2.03%) Google
5 70 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
6 64 (0.87%) VMware
7 63 (0.86%) SAP
8 47 (0.64%) Atlassian
8 47 (0.64%) Sitecore
9 35 (0.48%) Nintex
10 33 (0.45%) Databricks
11 29 (0.40%) IBM
12 27 (0.37%) Apple
13 26 (0.35%) Splunk
14 23 (0.31%) Adobe
14 23 (0.31%) Perforce
15 22 (0.30%) New Relic
16 21 (0.29%) SaltStack
17 16 (0.22%) Sparx
18 15 (0.20%) Telerik