Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 9,520 17,942 23,412
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 14.25% 15.78% 16.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.03% 29.19% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9,778 16,607 21,960
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 38,041 61,466 77,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.95% 54.05% 54.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32,123 51,680 65,301
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -2 3,149 £65,000 - 651
South East -2 2,263 £52,500 +10.53% 458
North of England -3 1,639 £50,000 +11.11% 537
Midlands -2 1,058 £47,500 +8.88% 391
South West -2 843 £45,000 - 200
North West -1 823 £50,000 +11.11% 306
Yorkshire -5 680 £50,000 +11.11% 174
West Midlands -1 587 £47,500 +5.56% 219
East Midlands -2 467 £47,500 +11.76% 169
East of England -1 425 £50,000 - 183
North East -4 136 £47,500 +9.20% 57
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 6,755 (70.96%) .NET
2 4,307 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 4,189 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 4,069 (42.74%) Azure
5 3,815 (40.07%) SQL
6 2,825 (29.67%) .NET Core
7 2,810 (29.52%) SQL Server
8 2,369 (24.88%) DevOps
9 2,342 (24.60%) ASP.NET
10 2,290 (24.05%) MVC
11 2,254 (23.68%) CSS
12 2,247 (23.60%) HTML
13 2,141 (22.49%) Software Engineering
14 2,013 (21.14%) Microsoft
15 1,985 (20.85%) AngularJS
16 1,811 (19.02%) React
17 1,730 (18.17%) TDD
18 1,692 (17.77%) Finance
19 1,662 (17.46%) Python
20 1,610 (16.91%) .NET Framework
21 1,609 (16.90%) AWS
22 1,592 (16.72%) Java
23 1,481 (15.56%) Microservices
24 1,441 (15.14%) Test Automation
25 1,259 (13.22%) Scrum
26 1,243 (13.06%) Docker
27 1,156 (12.14%) Git (software)
28 1,125 (11.82%) ASP.NET Web API
29 1,110 (11.66%) Degree
30 1,000 (10.50%) TypeScript

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
1 280 (2.94%) CMS
2 271 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 232 (2.44%) IIS
4 185 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
5 140 (1.47%) Umbraco
6 137 (1.44%) Confluence
7 130 (1.37%) Apache Spark
8 107 (1.12%) NServiceBus
9 91 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
10 81 (0.85%) EPiServer
11 58 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
12 56 (0.59%) nginx
13 49 (0.51%) Apache
14 41 (0.43%) Kentico
15 30 (0.32%) WordPress
16 24 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
17 23 (0.24%) JBoss
18 15 (0.16%) Sitefinity
19 13 (0.14%) Apache Solr
20 11 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 99 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.16%) InVision
4 15 (0.16%) Sketch
5 12 (0.13%) Adobe XD
5 12 (0.13%) Chatbot
6 11 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
7 10 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.084%) Simulink
8 8 (0.084%) SPSS
9 5 (0.053%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.053%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.042%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.042%) Figma
10 4 (0.042%) Zeplin
11 2 (0.021%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.021%) Maya
Business Applications
1 218 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 19 (0.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 17 (0.18%) nopCommerce
6 15 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 14 (0.15%) Summit
8 12 (0.13%) NetSuite
9 10 (0.11%) Visualfiles
10 9 (0.095%) Sage 1000
11 8 (0.084%) FINCAD Analytics
12 5 (0.053%) Magento
13 4 (0.042%) Elite 3E
13 4 (0.042%) Maximo
13 4 (0.042%) MoSes
13 4 (0.042%) SAP Business One
13 4 (0.042%) Sentinel
14 3 (0.032%) Dynamics GP
15 2 (0.021%) Endur
15 2 (0.021%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 4,069 (42.74%) Azure
2 1,609 (16.90%) AWS
3 489 (5.14%) SaaS
4 452 (4.75%) GCP
5 361 (3.79%) Serverless
6 343 (3.60%) PaaS
7 270 (2.84%) Power Platform
8 198 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
9 157 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
10 156 (1.64%) IaaS
11 155 (1.63%) Azure Functions
12 113 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
13 111 (1.17%) GitHub
14 102 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
15 100 (1.05%) Microsoft 365
16 90 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
17 84 (0.88%) Logic Apps
18 83 (0.87%) Datadog
19 75 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
20 64 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 176 (1.85%) HTTP
2 136 (1.43%) Skype
3 85 (0.89%) Internet
4 40 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 26 (0.27%) Firewall
6 21 (0.22%) Ethernet
6 21 (0.22%) Intranet
7 17 (0.18%) Wireshark
8 16 (0.17%) Wireless
9 15 (0.16%) FTP
10 13 (0.14%) LAN
11 12 (0.13%) Network Security
12 10 (0.11%) DNS
12 10 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 10 (0.11%) VPN
13 9 (0.095%) WAN
14 8 (0.084%) RTP
14 8 (0.084%) WEP
15 7 (0.074%) Bluetooth
16 6 (0.063%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,810 (29.52%) SQL Server
2 704 (7.39%) NoSQL
3 433 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 332 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 282 (2.96%) MySQL
6 272 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 253 (2.66%) Redis
8 249 (2.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 248 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 235 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 203 (2.13%) Big Data
12 193 (2.03%) Power BI
13 160 (1.68%) Cosmos DB
14 108 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
15 106 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
15 106 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
16 92 (0.97%) Hadoop
17 76 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 65 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 60 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1,156 (12.14%) Git (software)
2 715 (7.51%) Selenium
3 605 (6.36%) Visual Studio
4 471 (4.95%) Jenkins
5 429 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 364 (3.82%) JIRA
7 363 (3.81%) TeamCity
8 316 (3.32%) SpecFlow
9 279 (2.93%) Octopus Deploy
10 246 (2.58%) NUnit
11 214 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
12 152 (1.60%) Cucumber
13 146 (1.53%) WebDriver
14 141 (1.48%) Postman
15 122 (1.28%) Subversion
16 101 (1.06%) Bitbucket
17 91 (0.96%) JMeter
18 86 (0.90%) Cypress.io
19 79 (0.83%) Eclipse
20 72 (0.76%) MSTest
General
1 1,692 (17.77%) Finance
2 375 (3.94%) Front Office
3 327 (3.43%) Games
4 257 (2.70%) Retail
5 186 (1.95%) Public Sector
6 182 (1.91%) Banking
7 170 (1.79%) Marketing
8 163 (1.71%) Law
9 115 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 105 (1.10%) Electronics
11 95 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 91 (0.96%) Back Office
13 87 (0.91%) Advertising
14 78 (0.82%) Multimedia
15 64 (0.67%) Publishing
16 61 (0.64%) Legal
17 44 (0.46%) Automotive
18 43 (0.45%) Aerospace
19 41 (0.43%) Investment Banking
20 40 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6,182 (64.94%) Developer
2 2,638 (27.71%) .NET Developer
3 2,174 (22.84%) C# Developer
4 1,452 (15.25%) Software Developer
5 1,433 (15.05%) Senior Developer
6 1,202 (12.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 1,070 (11.24%) Software Engineer
8 731 (7.68%) Full Stack Developer
9 660 (6.93%) Senior .NET Developer
10 589 (6.19%) C# Software Developer
11 571 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
12 530 (5.57%) Senior C# Developer
13 372 (3.91%) SQL Developer
14 361 (3.79%) Azure Developer
15 332 (3.49%) Senior Software Developer
16 323 (3.39%) C# Software Engineer
17 316 (3.32%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 315 (3.31%) Junior
19 307 (3.22%) Lead Developer
20 300 (3.15%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,755 (70.96%) .NET
2 2,825 (29.67%) .NET Core
3 2,342 (24.60%) ASP.NET
4 2,254 (23.68%) CSS
5 2,247 (23.60%) HTML
6 1,985 (20.85%) AngularJS
7 1,811 (19.02%) React
8 1,610 (16.91%) .NET Framework
9 1,125 (11.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 954 (10.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 879 (9.23%) jQuery
12 873 (9.17%) REST
13 833 (8.75%) Web Services
14 805 (8.46%) Vue.js
15 782 (8.21%) Entity Framework
16 752 (7.90%) HTML5
17 706 (7.42%) Node.js
18 577 (6.06%) RESTful
19 467 (4.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 465 (4.88%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 717 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
2 492 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 358 (3.76%) User Experience
4 329 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 312 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
6 247 (2.59%) Hedge funds
7 220 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 190 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 179 (1.88%) Derivative
10 168 (1.76%) Equities
11 167 (1.75%) Algorithms
12 140 (1.47%) Data Structures
13 135 (1.42%) Fixed Income
14 133 (1.40%) N-Tier
15 83 (0.87%) Cloud Native
15 83 (0.87%) Virtual Team
16 76 (0.80%) Management Information System
17 71 (0.75%) Public Cloud
18 65 (0.68%) Social Media
19 61 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 700 (7.35%) Windows
2 449 (4.72%) Linux
3 222 (2.33%) Android
4 176 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 148 (1.55%) Windows Server
6 76 (0.80%) Unix
7 26 (0.27%) CentOS
8 22 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
9 19 (0.20%) Windows 10
10 16 (0.17%) AIX
11 12 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
13 10 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
13 10 (0.11%) VMS
14 9 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.095%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (0.063%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.032%) Kali Linux
17 2 (0.021%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,307 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 2,369 (24.88%) DevOps
3 2,290 (24.05%) MVC
4 2,141 (22.49%) Software Engineering
5 1,730 (18.17%) TDD
6 1,481 (15.56%) Microservices
7 1,441 (15.14%) Test Automation
8 1,259 (13.22%) Scrum
9 946 (9.94%) OO
10 859 (9.02%) Mentoring
11 791 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
12 783 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
13 775 (8.14%) Unit Testing
14 768 (8.07%) Web Development
15 752 (7.90%) Fintech
16 719 (7.55%) BDD
17 692 (7.27%) SDLC
18 681 (7.15%) Computer Science
19 646 (6.79%) SOLID
20 482 (5.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4,189 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 3,815 (40.07%) SQL
3 1,662 (17.46%) Python
4 1,592 (16.72%) Java
5 1,000 (10.50%) TypeScript
6 905 (9.51%) C++
7 713 (7.49%) T-SQL
8 546 (5.74%) PowerShell
9 342 (3.59%) Go
10 328 (3.45%) VB.NET
11 303 (3.18%) PHP
12 269 (2.83%) C
13 260 (2.73%) Ruby
14 229 (2.41%) VB
15 183 (1.92%) Scala
16 172 (1.81%) Bash Shell
17 126 (1.32%) Kotlin
18 97 (1.02%) VBA
19 85 (0.89%) Perl
20 78 (0.82%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1,110 (11.66%) Degree
2 378 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 240 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 152 (1.60%) SC Cleared
5 120 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 88 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
7 79 (0.83%) ISEB
8 58 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 52 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 44 (0.46%) DV Cleared
11 42 (0.44%) Master's Degree
12 39 (0.41%) PhD
13 35 (0.37%) HNC
14 29 (0.30%) CIW
15 28 (0.29%) OCA
15 28 (0.29%) OCP
15 28 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
16 25 (0.26%) HND
17 13 (0.14%) AWS Certification
18 9 (0.095%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 684 (7.18%) QA
2 31 (0.33%) SLA
3 25 (0.26%) GDPR
4 21 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.15%) WAI
6 10 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 10 (0.11%) EMIR
6 10 (0.11%) HIPAA
6 10 (0.11%) MiFID
6 10 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.095%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.095%) WCAG
8 6 (0.063%) ISO 13485
9 5 (0.053%) NIST
10 3 (0.032%) DICOM
11 1 (0.011%) NCSC
System Software
1 1,243 (13.06%) Docker
2 73 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 45 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.20%) Firmware
5 13 (0.14%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.053%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.042%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.032%) Snort
8 3 (0.032%) Squid
8 3 (0.032%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.021%) vSphere
10 1 (0.011%) Gluster
10 1 (0.011%) HDFS
10 1 (0.011%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.011%) LXC
10 1 (0.011%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.011%) Varnish
10 1 (0.011%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.011%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 966 (10.15%) Kubernetes
2 563 (5.91%) Terraform
3 261 (2.74%) Ansible
4 186 (1.95%) Puppet
5 167 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
6 100 (1.05%) Grafana
7 77 (0.81%) Prometheus
8 31 (0.33%) Istio
8 31 (0.33%) Kibana
9 24 (0.25%) Fortio
9 24 (0.25%) Kiali
10 18 (0.19%) MIIS
11 14 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
12 12 (0.13%) Packer
12 12 (0.13%) ZABBIX
13 11 (0.12%) Rancher
14 10 (0.11%) Rundeck
15 9 (0.095%) Failover Clustering
15 9 (0.095%) HP Quality Center
15 9 (0.095%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2,013 (21.14%) Microsoft
2 320 (3.36%) Oracle
3 217 (2.28%) Xamarin
4 195 (2.05%) Google
5 118 (1.24%) Sitecore
6 89 (0.93%) SAP
7 79 (0.83%) Nintex
8 78 (0.82%) VMware
9 73 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 55 (0.58%) Databricks
11 53 (0.56%) Atlassian
12 49 (0.51%) New Relic
13 47 (0.49%) IBM
14 46 (0.48%) SaltStack
15 39 (0.41%) Telerik
16 35 (0.37%) Adobe
17 33 (0.35%) Splunk
18 32 (0.34%) Apple
19 28 (0.29%) Sage
20 22 (0.23%) Red Hat