Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 26833 28238 32339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.42% 15.78% 15.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.64% 29.83% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23857 25911 29606
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 90531 94664 106689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.39% 52.89% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 74793 82384 91981
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 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +1.12%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 9541 £57,500 +4.55% 466
South East +3 5866 £42,500 - 315
North of England -2 4136 £41,500 +3.75% 339
Midlands +1 2885 £40,000 +1.27% 216
East of England +1 2476 £45,000 +5.88% 146
North West -1 2370 £41,500 +3.75% 182
South West 0 1940 £40,000 - 112
West Midlands +4 1853 £40,000 +6.67% 110
Yorkshire +2 1578 £42,000 +5.00% 130
East Midlands -1 1041 £40,000 - 106
North East -4 192 £40,000 +14.29% 27
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 20719 (77.21%) .NET
2 13414 (49.99%) Agile Software Development
3 12697 (47.32%) ASP.NET
4 12404 (46.23%) SQL Server
5 11904 (44.36%) MVC
6 11444 (42.65%) JavaScript
7 10565 (39.37%) SQL
8 9109 (33.95%) HTML
9 7972 (29.71%) CSS
10 7554 (28.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6880 (25.64%) Microsoft
12 6713 (25.02%) TDD
13 6335 (23.61%) AngularJS
14 5654 (21.07%) Finance
15 4855 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4782 (17.82%) Scrum
17 4778 (17.81%) .NET Framework
18 4731 (17.63%) jQuery
19 4489 (16.73%) Java
20 4333 (16.15%) WCF
21 3989 (14.87%) Software Engineering
22 3876 (14.44%) Degree
23 3800 (14.16%) OO
24 3612 (13.46%) Web Services
25 3491 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
26 3466 (12.92%) BDD
27 3464 (12.91%) Web Development
28 3181 (11.85%) Windows
29 3070 (11.44%) HTML5
30 2951 (11.00%) Visual Studio

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 1035 (3.86%) IIS
2 1017 (3.79%) CMS
3 1006 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 585 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
5 575 (2.14%) Umbraco
6 378 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
7 371 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 241 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 208 (0.78%) EPiServer
10 206 (0.77%) Apache Spark
11 194 (0.72%) Apache
12 184 (0.69%) Confluence
13 171 (0.64%) NServiceBus
14 153 (0.57%) Tomcat
15 112 (0.42%) Kentico
16 111 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
17 94 (0.35%) WordPress
18 88 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 87 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
20 81 (0.30%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 462 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 391 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
3 86 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 52 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 43 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 39 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 20 (0.075%) InfoPath
8 19 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
9 14 (0.052%) SOLIDWORKS
10 13 (0.048%) Microsoft Project
10 13 (0.048%) SPSS
11 9 (0.034%) Maya
12 7 (0.026%) Autodesk Inventor
12 7 (0.026%) Doxygen
13 6 (0.022%) 3ds Max
13 6 (0.022%) Chatbot
14 5 (0.019%) Fireworks
14 5 (0.019%) FrameMaker
15 4 (0.015%) Revit
15 4 (0.015%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 718 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 78 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 74 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 33 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 31 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 20 (0.075%) Endur
6 20 (0.075%) Summit
7 19 (0.071%) Adobe Campaign
7 19 (0.071%) Visualfiles
8 15 (0.056%) Magento
8 15 (0.056%) MetaTrader
8 15 (0.056%) Teamcenter
9 14 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
10 11 (0.041%) SAP ERP
11 10 (0.037%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 10 (0.037%) Sage 200
12 9 (0.034%) NetSuite
12 9 (0.034%) RMDS
12 9 (0.034%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 9 (0.034%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3491 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 1752 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
3 835 (3.11%) SaaS
4 464 (1.73%) GitHub
5 281 (1.05%) Office 365
6 203 (0.76%) PaaS
7 162 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
7 162 (0.60%) npm
8 132 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
9 114 (0.42%) Google Play
10 92 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 88 (0.33%) IaaS
12 87 (0.32%) Serverless
13 58 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
14 50 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
15 49 (0.18%) Amazon S3
15 49 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
16 48 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
17 41 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
18 38 (0.14%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 651 (2.43%) Internet
2 334 (1.24%) HTTP
3 190 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 175 (0.65%) Intranet
5 135 (0.50%) Broadband
6 101 (0.38%) SMS
7 80 (0.30%) Wireless
8 78 (0.29%) DNS
9 74 (0.28%) Firewall
10 65 (0.24%) SSL
11 64 (0.24%) Hyperconnected
12 47 (0.18%) Extranet
13 44 (0.16%) Bluetooth
14 43 (0.16%) HTTPS
15 40 (0.15%) Skype
15 40 (0.15%) SMTP
16 35 (0.13%) Ethernet
16 35 (0.13%) Network Security
17 30 (0.11%) RS-232
18 29 (0.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12404 (46.23%) SQL Server
2 1904 (7.10%) NoSQL
3 1466 (5.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 1322 (4.93%) SQL Server 2016
5 1315 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1257 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1118 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 984 (3.67%) Relational Database
9 974 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 838 (3.12%) MySQL
11 760 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 469 (1.75%) Big Data
13 424 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 390 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
15 372 (1.39%) Redis
16 287 (1.07%) RDBMS
17 275 (1.02%) Hadoop
18 255 (0.95%) Power BI
19 245 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
20 243 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2951 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 2849 (10.62%) Git (software)
3 2173 (8.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 1716 (6.40%) NUnit
5 1425 (5.31%) Selenium
6 1222 (4.55%) TeamCity
7 1003 (3.74%) Subversion
8 998 (3.72%) JIRA
9 926 (3.45%) Jenkins
10 663 (2.47%) SpecFlow
11 645 (2.40%) Moq
12 624 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
13 622 (2.32%) Cucumber
14 559 (2.08%) WebDriver
15 546 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
16 490 (1.83%) MSTest
17 338 (1.26%) JUnit
18 258 (0.96%) MSBuild
19 239 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 236 (0.88%) JMeter
General
1 5654 (21.07%) Finance
2 1738 (6.48%) Banking
3 1086 (4.05%) Games
4 1053 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1030 (3.84%) Retail
6 889 (3.31%) Investment Banking
7 754 (2.81%) Front Office
8 631 (2.35%) Advertising
9 606 (2.26%) Telecoms
10 493 (1.84%) Electronics
11 475 (1.77%) Manufacturing
12 438 (1.63%) Retail Banking
13 316 (1.18%) Legal
14 282 (1.05%) Back Office
15 199 (0.74%) Law
16 197 (0.73%) Financial Institution
17 175 (0.65%) Music Industry
18 146 (0.54%) Automotive
19 136 (0.51%) Publishing
20 118 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19831 (73.91%) Developer
2 11105 (41.39%) .NET Developer
3 9141 (34.07%) C# Developer
4 5999 (22.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 3409 (12.70%) Senior Developer
6 3345 (12.47%) Software Developer
7 3031 (11.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2711 (10.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2047 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2026 (7.55%) Software Engineer
11 1847 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1726 (6.43%) C# Software Developer
13 1649 (6.15%) SQL Developer
14 1567 (5.84%) .NET Software Developer
15 1550 (5.78%) Senior C# Developer
16 1412 (5.26%) Web Developer
17 1358 (5.06%) Junior
18 1187 (4.42%) Junior Developer
19 1136 (4.23%) Full Stack Developer
20 1120 (4.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20719 (77.21%) .NET
2 12697 (47.32%) ASP.NET
3 9109 (33.95%) HTML
4 7972 (29.71%) CSS
5 7554 (28.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6335 (23.61%) AngularJS
7 4855 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4778 (17.81%) .NET Framework
9 4731 (17.63%) jQuery
10 4333 (16.15%) WCF
11 3612 (13.46%) Web Services
12 3070 (11.44%) HTML5
13 2818 (10.50%) WPF
14 2771 (10.33%) Entity Framework
15 2760 (10.29%) RESTful
16 2498 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 2317 (8.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2292 (8.54%) XML
19 2282 (8.50%) Node.js
20 1831 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2481 (9.25%) Computer Science
2 2365 (8.81%) Greenfield Project
3 1567 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 1055 (3.93%) User Experience
5 910 (3.39%) Fintech
6 852 (3.18%) Mobile App
7 841 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
8 586 (2.18%) Algorithms
9 426 (1.59%) Derivative
10 388 (1.45%) Hedge funds
11 309 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 285 (1.06%) N-Tier
13 259 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 252 (0.94%) Management Information System
15 243 (0.91%) Data Structures
16 241 (0.90%) Equities
17 212 (0.79%) iPad
18 204 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
19 203 (0.76%) Social Media
20 196 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3181 (11.85%) Windows
2 1231 (4.59%) Linux
3 933 (3.48%) Android
4 688 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 467 (1.74%) Windows Server
6 393 (1.46%) Unix
7 119 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 104 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 100 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 81 (0.30%) Windows 10
11 41 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 40 (0.15%) Windows Phone
13 36 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 28 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
15 27 (0.10%) Mac OS X
16 26 (0.097%) Embedded Linux
16 26 (0.097%) Solaris
17 15 (0.056%) Ubuntu
17 15 (0.056%) Windows Phone 8
18 14 (0.052%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13414 (49.99%) Agile Software Development
2 11904 (44.36%) MVC
3 6713 (25.02%) TDD
4 4782 (17.82%) Scrum
5 3989 (14.87%) Software Engineering
6 3800 (14.16%) OO
7 3466 (12.92%) BDD
8 3464 (12.91%) Web Development
9 2909 (10.84%) Test Automation
10 2681 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
11 2583 (9.63%) SDLC
12 2529 (9.42%) Web Application Development
13 1977 (7.37%) Unit Testing
14 1743 (6.50%) OOP
15 1581 (5.89%) SOLID
16 1580 (5.89%) Mentoring
17 1426 (5.31%) DevOps
18 1332 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
19 1248 (4.65%) Kanban
20 1172 (4.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11444 (42.65%) JavaScript
2 10565 (39.37%) SQL
3 4489 (16.73%) Java
4 2889 (10.77%) T-SQL
5 2740 (10.21%) C++
6 2314 (8.62%) Python
7 1743 (6.50%) VB.NET
8 1609 (6.00%) Ruby
9 1025 (3.82%) C
10 936 (3.49%) PowerShell
11 880 (3.28%) PHP
12 851 (3.17%) VB
13 769 (2.87%) TypeScript
14 391 (1.46%) F#
15 357 (1.33%) PL/SQL
16 352 (1.31%) Scala
17 342 (1.27%) Perl
18 309 (1.15%) VBA
19 250 (0.93%) Bash Shell
20 221 (0.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3876 (14.44%) Degree
2 1003 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 466 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 393 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 247 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 241 (0.90%) ISTQB
7 234 (0.87%) PhD
8 233 (0.87%) ISEB
9 128 (0.48%) MCP
10 119 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
11 106 (0.40%) MCSD
12 86 (0.32%) Master's Degree
13 74 (0.28%) DV Cleared
14 60 (0.22%) HND
14 60 (0.22%) MCAD
15 53 (0.20%) MCPD
16 52 (0.19%) PMI Certification
17 51 (0.19%) MCTS
18 47 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 41 (0.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1333 (4.97%) QA
2 148 (0.55%) SLA
3 55 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 52 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 51 (0.19%) MiFID
6 50 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 35 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 29 (0.11%) GDPR
9 25 (0.093%) SEPA
10 20 (0.075%) PMO
11 17 (0.063%) Basel III
11 17 (0.063%) ISO 14001
12 15 (0.056%) EMIR
12 15 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (0.048%) ISO 13485
13 13 (0.048%) WCAG
14 11 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 11 (0.041%) MISRA
15 10 (0.037%) GAMP
16 9 (0.034%) MISRA C
System Software
1 491 (1.83%) Docker
2 276 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 91 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (0.25%) Firmware
5 31 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (0.067%) Apache Flume
8 14 (0.052%) Terminal Server
9 12 (0.045%) DFS Replication
9 12 (0.045%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (0.034%) vSphere
11 8 (0.030%) VirtualBox
11 8 (0.030%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.026%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (0.026%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.019%) HDFS
13 5 (0.019%) NFS
14 4 (0.015%) Samba
14 4 (0.015%) VMware NSX
14 4 (0.015%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 339 (1.26%) Puppet
2 334 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 250 (0.93%) Ansible
4 199 (0.74%) Kibana
5 113 (0.42%) Terraform
6 108 (0.40%) Kubernetes
7 83 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 81 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 77 (0.29%) WSUS
10 54 (0.20%) Packer
11 47 (0.18%) logstash
12 45 (0.17%) Nagios
12 45 (0.17%) Opsview
13 41 (0.15%) Grafana
14 39 (0.15%) Salt
15 34 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 28 (0.10%) ZABBIX
17 27 (0.10%) SCCM
18 25 (0.093%) SCOM
19 22 (0.082%) Consul
Vendors
1 6880 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 1536 (5.72%) Oracle
3 590 (2.20%) Google
4 528 (1.97%) Sitecore
5 501 (1.87%) Xamarin
6 416 (1.55%) SAP
7 357 (1.33%) Facebook
8 158 (0.59%) VMware
9 138 (0.51%) Sybase
10 136 (0.51%) Apple
11 127 (0.47%) Telerik
12 126 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
13 120 (0.45%) IBM
14 117 (0.44%) Tableau
15 116 (0.43%) HP
16 104 (0.39%) Splunk
17 102 (0.38%) Sony
18 93 (0.35%) Twitter
19 89 (0.33%) Adobe
19 89 (0.33%) Atlassian