Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 27571 28504 32182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.44% 15.91% 15.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.67% 30.03% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24509 26162 29396
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 92912 94931 107205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.40% 52.97% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 82577 92532
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 18 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 9677 £57,500 +4.55% 478
South East +2 6263 £42,500 - 282
North of England -2 4190 £42,500 +6.25% 340
Midlands 0 2920 £40,000 - 204
East of England +1 2502 £45,000 +5.88% 139
North West -1 2383 £42,500 +6.25% 165
South West 0 2022 £40,750 +1.88% 93
West Midlands +4 1791 £40,000 +6.67% 95
Yorkshire +2 1599 £42,500 +6.25% 148
East Midlands -1 1137 £40,000 - 109
North East -6 211 £40,000 +14.29% 27
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for C#.

1 21123 (76.61%) .NET
2 13914 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12847 (46.60%) ASP.NET
4 12436 (45.11%) SQL Server
5 12124 (43.97%) MVC
6 11786 (42.75%) JavaScript
7 10892 (39.51%) SQL
8 9210 (33.40%) HTML
9 8065 (29.25%) CSS
10 7624 (27.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6921 (25.10%) Microsoft
12 6890 (24.99%) TDD
13 6486 (23.52%) AngularJS
14 5664 (20.54%) Finance
15 5007 (18.16%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4910 (17.81%) Scrum
17 4878 (17.69%) .NET Framework
18 4807 (17.43%) jQuery
19 4551 (16.51%) Java
20 4421 (16.03%) WCF
21 4218 (15.30%) Software Engineering
22 3917 (14.21%) Degree
23 3828 (13.88%) OO
24 3665 (13.29%) Microsoft Azure
25 3586 (13.01%) BDD
26 3512 (12.74%) Web Services
27 3493 (12.67%) Web Development
28 3181 (11.54%) Windows
29 3120 (11.32%) HTML5
30 3042 (11.03%) Test Automation

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 1067 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 1043 (3.78%) IIS
3 990 (3.59%) CMS
4 603 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
5 582 (2.11%) Umbraco
6 374 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 340 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 294 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 222 (0.81%) EPiServer
10 209 (0.76%) Apache Spark
11 179 (0.65%) Confluence
12 178 (0.65%) NServiceBus
13 163 (0.59%) Apache
14 153 (0.55%) Tomcat
15 116 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
16 98 (0.36%) Kentico
17 91 (0.33%) Sitefinity
18 89 (0.32%) WordPress
19 83 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 82 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 469 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 391 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
3 81 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 53 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 41 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 37 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 29 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 21 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (0.054%) Microsoft Project
10 14 (0.051%) Chatbot
10 14 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
11 13 (0.047%) SPSS
12 11 (0.040%) Doxygen
12 11 (0.040%) Maya
13 7 (0.025%) Autodesk Inventor
14 6 (0.022%) 3ds Max
15 5 (0.018%) FrameMaker
16 4 (0.015%) CPLEX
16 4 (0.015%) Revit
16 4 (0.015%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 768 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 82 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 73 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 37 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 35 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 21 (0.076%) Visualfiles
7 20 (0.073%) NetSuite
8 19 (0.069%) Magento
9 17 (0.062%) Adobe Campaign
9 17 (0.062%) MetaTrader
10 16 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 16 (0.058%) Summit
11 14 (0.051%) Sage 200
11 14 (0.051%) Teamcenter
12 13 (0.047%) Infor M3
13 12 (0.044%) Endur
14 11 (0.040%) LabWindows
14 11 (0.040%) Markit EDM
14 11 (0.040%) SAP ERP
14 11 (0.040%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 3665 (13.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1827 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
3 818 (2.97%) SaaS
4 466 (1.69%) GitHub
5 338 (1.23%) Office 365
6 220 (0.80%) PaaS
7 214 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
8 152 (0.55%) npm
9 132 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
10 116 (0.42%) Google Play
11 115 (0.42%) IaaS
12 90 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
13 86 (0.31%) Serverless
14 58 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
15 54 (0.20%) Amazon S3
16 49 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
17 48 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
18 46 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
19 41 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
20 38 (0.14%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 695 (2.52%) Internet
2 319 (1.16%) HTTP
3 202 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 178 (0.65%) Intranet
5 154 (0.56%) Broadband
6 124 (0.45%) SMS
7 84 (0.30%) SSL
7 84 (0.30%) Wireless
8 82 (0.30%) Firewall
9 78 (0.28%) DNS
10 76 (0.28%) Hyperconnected
11 47 (0.17%) Extranet
11 47 (0.17%) HTTPS
12 43 (0.16%) Bluetooth
13 40 (0.15%) Network Security
14 39 (0.14%) Skype
15 38 (0.14%) SMTP
16 27 (0.098%) AMQP
16 27 (0.098%) FTP
16 27 (0.098%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12436 (45.11%) SQL Server
2 1971 (7.15%) NoSQL
3 1511 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 1455 (5.28%) SQL Server 2016
5 1264 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1202 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1113 (4.04%) MongoDB
8 959 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 913 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 831 (3.01%) MySQL
11 726 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 476 (1.73%) Big Data
13 412 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 398 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
15 349 (1.27%) Redis
16 287 (1.04%) RDBMS
17 271 (0.98%) Hadoop
18 266 (0.96%) Power BI
19 264 (0.96%) Oracle Database
20 247 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3032 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 2951 (10.70%) Git (software)
3 2156 (7.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1699 (6.16%) NUnit
5 1474 (5.35%) Selenium
6 1172 (4.25%) TeamCity
7 966 (3.50%) JIRA
8 952 (3.45%) Jenkins
9 950 (3.45%) Subversion
10 680 (2.47%) SpecFlow
11 675 (2.45%) Moq
12 647 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
13 636 (2.31%) Cucumber
14 588 (2.13%) WebDriver
15 559 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
16 526 (1.91%) MSTest
17 327 (1.19%) JUnit
18 270 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 249 (0.90%) MSBuild
20 229 (0.83%) JMeter
General
1 5664 (20.54%) Finance
2 1674 (6.07%) Banking
3 1102 (4.00%) Games
4 1093 (3.96%) Retail
5 1025 (3.72%) Marketing
6 817 (2.96%) Investment Banking
7 779 (2.83%) Advertising
8 724 (2.63%) Front Office
9 617 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 500 (1.81%) Electronics
11 491 (1.78%) Manufacturing
12 408 (1.48%) Retail Banking
13 298 (1.08%) Legal
14 296 (1.07%) Back Office
15 237 (0.86%) Law
16 195 (0.71%) Financial Institution
17 191 (0.69%) Music Industry
18 151 (0.55%) Automotive
19 138 (0.50%) Publishing
20 103 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20191 (73.23%) Developer
2 11285 (40.93%) .NET Developer
3 9174 (33.27%) C# Developer
4 6015 (21.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 3474 (12.60%) Software Developer
6 3465 (12.57%) Senior Developer
7 3049 (11.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2756 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2177 (7.90%) Software Engineer
10 2065 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 1867 (6.77%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1831 (6.64%) C# Software Developer
13 1749 (6.34%) SQL Developer
14 1645 (5.97%) .NET Software Developer
15 1581 (5.73%) Senior C# Developer
16 1436 (5.21%) Web Developer
17 1416 (5.14%) Junior
18 1219 (4.42%) Junior Developer
19 1151 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
20 1067 (3.87%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21123 (76.61%) .NET
2 12847 (46.60%) ASP.NET
3 9210 (33.40%) HTML
4 8065 (29.25%) CSS
5 7624 (27.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6486 (23.52%) AngularJS
7 5007 (18.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4878 (17.69%) .NET Framework
9 4807 (17.43%) jQuery
10 4421 (16.03%) WCF
11 3512 (12.74%) Web Services
12 3120 (11.32%) HTML5
13 2954 (10.71%) RESTful
14 2884 (10.46%) WPF
15 2803 (10.17%) Entity Framework
16 2612 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 2424 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2411 (8.74%) Node.js
19 2293 (8.32%) XML
20 1892 (6.86%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2595 (9.41%) Computer Science
2 2465 (8.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1632 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1046 (3.79%) User Experience
5 926 (3.36%) Fintech
6 849 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 846 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
8 593 (2.15%) Algorithms
9 410 (1.49%) Hedge funds
10 395 (1.43%) Derivative
11 357 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 283 (1.03%) N-Tier
13 246 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 240 (0.87%) Equities
15 236 (0.86%) Management Information System
16 232 (0.84%) Data Structures
17 204 (0.74%) Social Media
18 201 (0.73%) Fixed Income
19 195 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
20 179 (0.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3181 (11.54%) Windows
2 1223 (4.44%) Linux
3 937 (3.40%) Android
4 701 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 451 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 385 (1.40%) Unix
7 114 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 106 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 91 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 89 (0.32%) Windows 10
11 37 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 37 (0.13%) Windows Phone
12 33 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
12 33 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 25 (0.091%) Windows Mobile
14 23 (0.083%) Mac OS
15 19 (0.069%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.051%) CentOS
17 13 (0.047%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.047%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13914 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12124 (43.97%) MVC
3 6890 (24.99%) TDD
4 4910 (17.81%) Scrum
5 4218 (15.30%) Software Engineering
6 3828 (13.88%) OO
7 3586 (13.01%) BDD
8 3493 (12.67%) Web Development
9 3042 (11.03%) Test Automation
10 2726 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
11 2688 (9.75%) Web Application Development
12 2597 (9.42%) SDLC
13 2022 (7.33%) Unit Testing
14 1747 (6.34%) OOP
15 1572 (5.70%) Mentoring
16 1566 (5.68%) SOLID
17 1444 (5.24%) DevOps
18 1308 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
19 1270 (4.61%) Kanban
20 1267 (4.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11786 (42.75%) JavaScript
2 10892 (39.51%) SQL
3 4551 (16.51%) Java
4 2890 (10.48%) T-SQL
5 2805 (10.17%) C++
6 2388 (8.66%) Python
7 1792 (6.50%) VB.NET
8 1693 (6.14%) Ruby
9 1040 (3.77%) C
10 965 (3.50%) PowerShell
11 891 (3.23%) PHP
12 874 (3.17%) VB
13 759 (2.75%) TypeScript
14 409 (1.48%) F#
15 374 (1.36%) Scala
16 372 (1.35%) PL/SQL
17 324 (1.18%) Perl
18 299 (1.08%) VBA
19 264 (0.96%) Bash Shell
20 218 (0.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3917 (14.21%) Degree
2 1016 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 498 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 400 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 259 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 242 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 234 (0.85%) ISEB
8 219 (0.79%) PhD
9 145 (0.53%) MCP
10 115 (0.42%) MCSD
11 110 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
12 84 (0.30%) Master's Degree
13 74 (0.27%) MCPD
14 68 (0.25%) MCAD
15 61 (0.22%) DV Cleared
16 57 (0.21%) HND
17 53 (0.19%) CISSP
17 53 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 48 (0.17%) MCTS
19 38 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1464 (5.31%) QA
2 156 (0.57%) SLA
3 50 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 48 (0.17%) MiFID
5 46 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 43 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 35 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (0.11%) GDPR
9 27 (0.098%) PMO
10 22 (0.080%) EMIR
11 18 (0.065%) ISO 13485
12 17 (0.062%) Basel III
12 17 (0.062%) SEPA
13 14 (0.051%) ISO 14001
13 14 (0.051%) WCAG
14 13 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 13 (0.047%) MISRA
15 12 (0.044%) MISRA C
15 12 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 11 (0.040%) GAMP
System Software
1 609 (2.21%) Docker
2 279 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 94 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (0.26%) Firmware
5 34 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 32 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (0.062%) Apache Flume
8 15 (0.054%) Terminal Server
9 12 (0.044%) vSphere
10 11 (0.040%) DFS Replication
10 11 (0.040%) HDFS
10 11 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.040%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.029%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.025%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (0.025%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.022%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.018%) NFS
15 4 (0.015%) Samba
15 4 (0.015%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 334 (1.21%) Puppet
2 320 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 258 (0.94%) Ansible
4 223 (0.81%) Kibana
5 128 (0.46%) Terraform
6 125 (0.45%) Kubernetes
7 92 (0.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 87 (0.32%) WSUS
9 80 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
10 54 (0.20%) Packer
11 50 (0.18%) logstash
12 41 (0.15%) Nagios
13 38 (0.14%) Grafana
14 37 (0.13%) Salt
15 34 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 33 (0.12%) Opsview
17 31 (0.11%) Mesos
17 31 (0.11%) SCCM
18 28 (0.10%) ZABBIX
19 26 (0.094%) Consul
Vendors
1 6921 (25.10%) Microsoft
2 1510 (5.48%) Oracle
3 744 (2.70%) Google
4 517 (1.88%) Xamarin
5 500 (1.81%) Sitecore
6 395 (1.43%) Facebook
7 386 (1.40%) SAP
8 196 (0.71%) Twitter
9 178 (0.65%) VMware
10 155 (0.56%) Telerik
11 150 (0.54%) Apple
12 148 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
13 128 (0.46%) HP
13 128 (0.46%) Sybase
14 118 (0.43%) Tableau
15 114 (0.41%) IBM
16 111 (0.40%) Sony
17 101 (0.37%) Yahoo!
18 96 (0.35%) DevExpress
19 93 (0.34%) Splunk