Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 22,029 28,909 26,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.00% 17.39% 16.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.38% 30.85% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18,898 25,735 24,493
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 74,977 93,705 88,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.47% 56.38% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 61,967 79,206 76,054
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 8,384 £62,500 +8.70% 740
South East +1 5,207 £45,000 +5.88% 560
North of England -1 3,302 £45,000 +5.88% 652
Midlands 0 2,008 £42,500 +6.25% 406
South West -1 1,838 £42,500 - 234
North West -1 1,663 £45,000 +5.88% 359
Yorkshire -1 1,360 £42,500 - 235
East of England -3 1,258 £47,500 +5.56% 219
West Midlands -2 1,124 £42,500 +3.66% 244
East Midlands -2 880 £40,000 - 162
North East +1 282 £40,000 -5.88% 58
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 16,143 (73.28%) .NET
2 10,817 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
3 9,705 (44.06%) JavaScript
4 8,778 (39.85%) SQL
5 8,579 (38.94%) ASP.NET
6 8,550 (38.81%) SQL Server
7 7,906 (35.89%) MVC
8 6,558 (29.77%) HTML
9 5,796 (26.31%) CSS
10 5,562 (25.25%) Microsoft
11 5,185 (23.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 5,122 (23.25%) AngularJS
13 4,656 (21.14%) Software Engineering
14 4,630 (21.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4,422 (20.07%) Java
16 4,400 (19.97%) Finance
17 4,398 (19.96%) TDD
18 3,728 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web API
19 3,583 (16.26%) Scrum
20 3,489 (15.84%) .NET Framework
21 3,044 (13.82%) Degree
22 3,013 (13.68%) Test Automation
23 2,853 (12.95%) jQuery
24 2,777 (12.61%) C++
25 2,712 (12.31%) Web Services
26 2,672 (12.13%) Python
27 2,667 (12.11%) Git (software)
28 2,530 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
29 2,401 (10.90%) OO
30 2,396 (10.88%) Continuous Integration

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
1 680 (3.09%) IIS
2 678 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 591 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
4 456 (2.07%) CMS
5 351 (1.59%) Umbraco
6 258 (1.17%) Confluence
7 249 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 201 (0.91%) Apache
9 151 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
10 128 (0.58%) Apache Spark
11 126 (0.57%) Tomcat
12 102 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 93 (0.42%) EPiServer
14 91 (0.41%) NServiceBus
15 84 (0.38%) Kentico
16 66 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
17 49 (0.22%) Sitefinity
18 48 (0.22%) JBoss
19 44 (0.20%) WebSphere
20 37 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 286 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 248 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 157 (0.71%) Chatbot
4 49 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 30 (0.14%) AutoCAD
5 30 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 22 (0.100%) GNU Octave
7 21 (0.095%) Microsoft Project
8 16 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.073%) Fireworks
9 15 (0.068%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 11 (0.050%) Maple
11 9 (0.041%) SOLIDWORKS
11 9 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (0.036%) InfoPath
13 7 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 5 (0.023%) GIMP
14 5 (0.023%) HipChat
14 5 (0.023%) InVision
15 4 (0.018%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 479 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 90 (0.41%) thinkFolio
3 57 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 43 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 43 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 42 (0.19%) Front Arena
6 29 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
7 28 (0.13%) Summit
8 19 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
9 18 (0.082%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 16 (0.073%) Magento
11 15 (0.068%) NetSuite
12 13 (0.059%) Eze OMS
12 13 (0.059%) R3 Corda
13 10 (0.045%) Actimize
14 9 (0.041%) Shopify
15 8 (0.036%) Eagle PACE
15 8 (0.036%) Sage CRM
16 7 (0.032%) nopCommerce
16 7 (0.032%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5,185 (23.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,530 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 839 (3.81%) SaaS
4 408 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 358 (1.63%) GitHub
6 301 (1.37%) Serverless
7 298 (1.35%) PaaS
8 236 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
9 235 (1.07%) Office 365
10 208 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
11 159 (0.72%) npm
12 125 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
13 110 (0.50%) Azure Functions
14 106 (0.48%) IaaS
15 93 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
16 84 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
17 81 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
17 81 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
18 79 (0.36%) NuGet
19 70 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 426 (1.93%) Internet
2 196 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 187 (0.85%) HTTP
4 123 (0.56%) Firewall
5 108 (0.49%) Broadband
6 84 (0.38%) Modbus
6 84 (0.38%) RS-485
7 80 (0.36%) DNS
8 77 (0.35%) Intranet
9 38 (0.17%) Wireless
10 34 (0.15%) LAN
10 34 (0.15%) WAN
11 33 (0.15%) VPN
12 32 (0.15%) Network Security
13 31 (0.14%) Hyperconnected
14 30 (0.14%) HTTPS
14 30 (0.14%) SSL
15 29 (0.13%) VoIP
16 26 (0.12%) RIP
17 25 (0.11%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8,550 (38.81%) SQL Server
2 1,258 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 1,010 (4.58%) SQL Server 2016
4 945 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 926 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 893 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 730 (3.31%) MySQL
8 704 (3.20%) MongoDB
9 503 (2.28%) Big Data
10 492 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
11 421 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
12 397 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 374 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 341 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
15 310 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
16 301 (1.37%) Power BI
17 230 (1.04%) Redis
18 222 (1.01%) Hadoop
19 217 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
20 215 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2,667 (12.11%) Git (software)
2 2,348 (10.66%) Visual Studio
3 1,613 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1,451 (6.59%) Selenium
5 949 (4.31%) JIRA
6 872 (3.96%) Jenkins
7 848 (3.85%) TeamCity
8 672 (3.05%) NUnit
9 596 (2.71%) Octopus Deploy
10 568 (2.58%) SpecFlow
11 504 (2.29%) Cucumber
12 496 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
13 488 (2.22%) WebDriver
14 391 (1.77%) Subversion
15 350 (1.59%) SoapUI
16 285 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 238 (1.08%) Maven
18 206 (0.94%) JMeter
19 203 (0.92%) gulp
20 193 (0.88%) MSTest
General
1 4,400 (19.97%) Finance
2 1,110 (5.04%) Banking
3 769 (3.49%) Marketing
4 746 (3.39%) Retail
5 680 (3.09%) Games
6 570 (2.59%) Front Office
7 502 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 397 (1.80%) Telecoms
9 290 (1.32%) Advertising
10 266 (1.21%) Investment Banking
11 254 (1.15%) Electronics
12 186 (0.84%) Back Office
13 180 (0.82%) Law
14 179 (0.81%) Legal
15 137 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 114 (0.52%) Aerospace
17 103 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
18 102 (0.46%) Automotive
19 86 (0.39%) Publishing
20 65 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14,791 (67.14%) Developer
2 7,339 (33.32%) .NET Developer
3 6,587 (29.90%) C# Developer
4 3,926 (17.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 3,199 (14.52%) Software Developer
6 2,387 (10.84%) Senior Developer
7 2,200 (9.99%) Software Engineer
8 1,556 (7.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1,387 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1,318 (5.98%) C# Software Developer
11 1,144 (5.19%) Junior
12 1,138 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
13 1,095 (4.97%) .NET Software Developer
14 1,079 (4.90%) SQL Developer
15 1,029 (4.67%) Full Stack Developer
16 1,013 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 952 (4.32%) Junior Developer
18 934 (4.24%) Senior C# Developer
19 862 (3.91%) Lead Developer
20 822 (3.73%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16,143 (73.28%) .NET
2 8,579 (38.94%) ASP.NET
3 6,558 (29.77%) HTML
4 5,796 (26.31%) CSS
5 5,122 (23.25%) AngularJS
6 4,630 (21.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3,728 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3,489 (15.84%) .NET Framework
9 2,853 (12.95%) jQuery
10 2,712 (12.31%) Web Services
11 2,323 (10.55%) .NET Core
12 2,162 (9.81%) React
13 2,053 (9.32%) WCF
14 1,942 (8.82%) RESTful
15 1,899 (8.62%) HTML5
16 1,833 (8.32%) Entity Framework
17 1,683 (7.64%) XML
18 1,508 (6.85%) WPF
19 1,481 (6.72%) Node.js
20 1,434 (6.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1,860 (8.44%) Greenfield Project
2 1,358 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1,138 (5.17%) Fintech
4 847 (3.84%) User Experience
5 806 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 713 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 656 (2.98%) Algorithms
8 550 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
9 527 (2.39%) Hedge funds
10 450 (2.04%) Derivative
11 437 (1.98%) Fixed Income
12 381 (1.73%) Equities
13 377 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 286 (1.30%) Data Structures
15 172 (0.78%) Robotics
16 162 (0.74%) Client/Server
17 146 (0.66%) N-Tier
18 141 (0.64%) Management Information System
19 136 (0.62%) Tandem
20 119 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2,255 (10.24%) Windows
2 1,237 (5.62%) Linux
3 765 (3.47%) Android
4 623 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 299 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 263 (1.19%) Unix
7 77 (0.35%) FreeRTOS
8 67 (0.30%) Windows 10
8 67 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 51 (0.23%) Mac OS
10 49 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 47 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 45 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (0.19%) CentOS
13 41 (0.19%) Windows 8
14 40 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 39 (0.18%) Fedora
16 31 (0.14%) Solaris
17 30 (0.14%) SUSE
18 17 (0.077%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10,817 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7,906 (35.89%) MVC
3 4,656 (21.14%) Software Engineering
4 4,398 (19.96%) TDD
5 3,583 (16.26%) Scrum
6 3,013 (13.68%) Test Automation
7 2,401 (10.90%) OO
8 2,396 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2,256 (10.24%) DevOps
10 2,127 (9.66%) BDD
11 2,086 (9.47%) SDLC
12 2,053 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
13 2,007 (9.11%) Web Development
14 1,917 (8.70%) Computer Science
15 1,820 (8.26%) Unit Testing
16 1,801 (8.18%) Microservices
17 1,591 (7.22%) Mentoring
18 1,193 (5.42%) SOLID
19 1,183 (5.37%) Web Application Development
20 1,142 (5.18%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9,705 (44.06%) JavaScript
2 8,778 (39.85%) SQL
3 4,422 (20.07%) Java
4 2,777 (12.61%) C++
5 2,672 (12.13%) Python
6 1,937 (8.79%) T-SQL
7 1,070 (4.86%) C
8 1,011 (4.59%) VB.NET
9 960 (4.36%) TypeScript
10 942 (4.28%) Ruby
11 780 (3.54%) PowerShell
12 649 (2.95%) PHP
13 506 (2.30%) VB
14 360 (1.63%) R
15 319 (1.45%) VBA
16 303 (1.38%) PL/SQL
17 270 (1.23%) Scala
18 258 (1.17%) Go
19 237 (1.08%) Objective-C
20 220 (1.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3,044 (13.82%) Degree
2 720 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 670 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 476 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 274 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 242 (1.10%) PhD
7 216 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 187 (0.85%) ISEB
9 181 (0.82%) DV Cleared
10 128 (0.58%) Master's Degree
11 94 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
12 70 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 57 (0.26%) HND
14 54 (0.25%) PMI Certification
15 26 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
16 25 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
16 25 (0.11%) DBS Check
16 25 (0.11%) MCSE
17 24 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 23 (0.10%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,515 (6.88%) QA
2 87 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 83 (0.38%) SLA
4 77 (0.35%) GDPR
5 40 (0.18%) MiFID
6 34 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 28 (0.13%) WAI
8 26 (0.12%) DICOM
9 20 (0.091%) HL7
10 18 (0.082%) PMO
11 17 (0.077%) PCI DSS
12 15 (0.068%) ISO 9001
13 12 (0.054%) GAMP
14 11 (0.050%) Dodd-Frank
14 11 (0.050%) EMIR
15 10 (0.045%) MISRA
16 9 (0.041%) ISO 13485
17 8 (0.036%) 21 CFR Part 11
18 7 (0.032%) MISRA C
19 5 (0.023%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1,261 (5.72%) Docker
2 212 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 142 (0.64%) Firmware
4 83 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 56 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.100%) vSphere
7 21 (0.095%) Apache Flume
8 20 (0.091%) LXC
8 20 (0.091%) XenApp
9 15 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.036%) HDFS
11 7 (0.032%) Snort
11 7 (0.032%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.027%) etcd
12 6 (0.027%) GridGain
13 5 (0.023%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.018%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.014%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.014%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 3 (0.014%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 532 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 330 (1.50%) Ansible
3 219 (0.99%) Terraform
4 207 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
5 201 (0.91%) Puppet
6 86 (0.39%) Salt
7 79 (0.36%) Kibana
8 78 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
9 46 (0.21%) logstash
10 30 (0.14%) Grafana
10 30 (0.14%) HP ALM
11 26 (0.12%) Mesos
12 19 (0.086%) Packer
13 18 (0.082%) Hadoop YARN
13 18 (0.082%) Oozie
13 18 (0.082%) SCOM
14 17 (0.077%) Nessus
14 17 (0.077%) Rancher
15 16 (0.073%) Single Sign-On
16 14 (0.064%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5,562 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 1,123 (5.10%) Oracle
3 592 (2.69%) Google
4 503 (2.28%) Xamarin
5 297 (1.35%) Sitecore
6 250 (1.13%) SAP
7 182 (0.83%) IBM
8 153 (0.69%) Facebook
9 143 (0.65%) Tableau
10 142 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 140 (0.64%) Bloomberg
12 125 (0.57%) Reuters
13 109 (0.49%) Atlassian
14 101 (0.46%) VMware
15 95 (0.43%) HP
16 88 (0.40%) DevExpress
17 74 (0.34%) Cisco
18 66 (0.30%) Charles River
19 65 (0.30%) Blue Prism
20 64 (0.29%) Nintex