Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 18,489 23,279 27,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.02% 16.71% 17.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.58% 30.43% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15,865 20,197 24,648
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £81,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 62,512 76,502 90,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.16% 54.92% 55.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52,016 63,829 76,222
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,644 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.66% +3.29% +5.26%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -4 6,809 £65,000 +4.00% 932
South East +1 4,557 £47,500 +5.56% 829
North of England 0 2,824 £45,000 - 848
Midlands 0 1,807 £42,500 +1.19% 551
South West 0 1,574 £45,000 +5.88% 325
North West -2 1,553 £45,000 - 470
Yorkshire +1 1,089 £45,000 +5.88% 289
West Midlands +3 995 £45,000 +5.88% 300
East of England 0 897 £50,000 +5.26% 300
East Midlands +1 810 £42,500 +6.25% 250
North East -5 184 £44,250 +4.12% 90
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 13,383 (72.38%) .NET
2 8,631 (46.68%) Agile Software Development
3 8,248 (44.61%) JavaScript
4 6,945 (37.56%) SQL
5 6,668 (36.06%) SQL Server
6 6,446 (34.86%) ASP.NET
7 5,843 (31.60%) MVC
8 5,681 (30.73%) Azure
9 4,881 (26.40%) HTML
10 4,402 (23.81%) CSS
10 4,402 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 4,349 (23.52%) AngularJS
12 3,524 (19.06%) Software Engineering
13 3,474 (18.79%) Java
14 3,431 (18.56%) Finance
15 3,348 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 3,325 (17.98%) TDD
17 3,188 (17.24%) Scrum
18 3,172 (17.16%) .NET Core
19 3,157 (17.08%) .NET Framework
20 2,915 (15.77%) ASP.NET Web API
21 2,662 (14.40%) AWS
22 2,486 (13.45%) DevOps
23 2,413 (13.05%) Degree
24 2,397 (12.96%) Test Automation
25 2,365 (12.79%) Python
26 2,317 (12.53%) Git (software)
27 2,272 (12.29%) Web Services
28 2,247 (12.15%) React
29 2,116 (11.44%) jQuery

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
1 526 (2.84%) IIS
2 453 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
3 412 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 404 (2.19%) CMS
5 333 (1.80%) Confluence
6 201 (1.09%) Umbraco
7 132 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
8 125 (0.68%) EPiServer
9 115 (0.62%) Apache Spark
10 112 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
11 93 (0.50%) Apache
12 78 (0.42%) Tomcat
13 70 (0.38%) WordPress
14 57 (0.31%) Kentico
15 49 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
16 46 (0.25%) SAS
17 44 (0.24%) nginx
18 42 (0.23%) Sitefinity
19 40 (0.22%) ArcGIS
20 39 (0.21%) JBoss
Applications
1 188 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 149 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
3 57 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 42 (0.23%) Chatbot
5 27 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 22 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 22 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 20 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
8 13 (0.070%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.049%) Simulink
10 7 (0.038%) InfoPath
11 6 (0.032%) Stateflow
12 4 (0.022%) 3ds Max
12 4 (0.022%) Maya
13 2 (0.011%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.011%) CINEMA 4D
13 2 (0.011%) Houdini
13 2 (0.011%) LightWave 3D
13 2 (0.011%) S-PLUS
13 2 (0.011%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 369 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 98 (0.53%) FINCAD Analytics
3 72 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 57 (0.31%) thinkFolio
5 38 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 29 (0.16%) LatentZero
7 27 (0.15%) WebTrends
8 25 (0.14%) NetSuite
9 23 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
10 16 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 14 (0.076%) Distributed Ledger
11 14 (0.076%) Endur
12 12 (0.065%) Unit4 Business World
13 11 (0.059%) Elite 3E
13 11 (0.059%) Raiser's Edge
13 11 (0.059%) Visualfiles
14 10 (0.054%) Magento
15 8 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
15 8 (0.043%) Markit EDM
15 8 (0.043%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5,681 (30.73%) Azure
2 2,662 (14.40%) AWS
3 782 (4.23%) SaaS
4 434 (2.35%) GCP
5 408 (2.21%) Power Platform
6 406 (2.20%) Serverless
7 373 (2.02%) GitHub
8 364 (1.97%) PaaS
9 226 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
10 191 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
11 152 (0.82%) Office 365
12 135 (0.73%) IaaS
13 127 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
14 126 (0.68%) npm
15 122 (0.66%) Azure Functions
16 90 (0.49%) Amazon S3
17 83 (0.45%) Azure Data Factory
18 72 (0.39%) Slack
19 71 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
20 70 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 322 (1.74%) Internet
2 177 (0.96%) HTTP
3 159 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 134 (0.72%) Firewall
5 86 (0.47%) DNS
6 71 (0.38%) Intranet
7 49 (0.27%) Wireshark
8 48 (0.26%) SSL
9 35 (0.19%) FTP
10 32 (0.17%) Broadband
11 22 (0.12%) VPN
12 20 (0.11%) SNMP
13 19 (0.10%) Skype
13 19 (0.10%) Software-Defined Networking
14 18 (0.097%) HTTPS
15 17 (0.092%) RS-485
16 16 (0.087%) Network Security
16 16 (0.087%) RS-232
16 16 (0.087%) SMTP
16 16 (0.087%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,668 (36.06%) SQL Server
2 897 (4.85%) NoSQL
3 734 (3.97%) MySQL
4 691 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 649 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 623 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 608 (3.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 607 (3.28%) MongoDB
9 413 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
10 382 (2.07%) Big Data
11 344 (1.86%) Power BI
12 302 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
13 301 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
14 291 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 269 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 216 (1.17%) Redis
17 214 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 214 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
18 173 (0.94%) SQL Server 2019
19 172 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2,317 (12.53%) Git (software)
2 1,557 (8.42%) Visual Studio
3 1,208 (6.53%) Selenium
4 1,042 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 868 (4.69%) JIRA
6 755 (4.08%) Jenkins
7 584 (3.16%) TeamCity
8 570 (3.08%) SpecFlow
9 508 (2.75%) NUnit
10 487 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
11 442 (2.39%) WebDriver
12 368 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
13 349 (1.89%) Cucumber
14 286 (1.55%) Subversion
15 225 (1.22%) Postman
16 217 (1.17%) SoapUI
17 208 (1.12%) Bitbucket
18 179 (0.97%) JMeter
19 172 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 151 (0.82%) JUnit
General
1 3,431 (18.56%) Finance
2 870 (4.71%) Banking
3 710 (3.84%) Retail
4 640 (3.46%) Front Office
5 544 (2.94%) Games
6 496 (2.68%) Marketing
7 285 (1.54%) Public Sector
8 255 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 237 (1.28%) Legal
10 227 (1.23%) Law
11 205 (1.11%) Telecoms
12 167 (0.90%) Electronics
13 158 (0.85%) Automotive
14 151 (0.82%) Investment Banking
15 145 (0.78%) Advertising
16 138 (0.75%) Aerospace
17 116 (0.63%) Back Office
18 60 (0.32%) Military
19 57 (0.31%) Financial Institution
20 47 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12,561 (67.94%) Developer
2 5,460 (29.53%) .NET Developer
3 5,161 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 2,778 (15.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 2,715 (14.68%) Software Developer
6 2,328 (12.59%) Senior Developer
7 1,764 (9.54%) Software Engineer
8 1,070 (5.79%) Full Stack Developer
9 1,007 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
10 965 (5.22%) C# Software Developer
11 955 (5.17%) Junior
12 808 (4.37%) ASP.NET Developer
13 781 (4.22%) Junior Developer
14 761 (4.12%) Senior C# Developer
15 753 (4.07%) SQL Developer
16 740 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
17 733 (3.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 695 (3.76%) Web Developer
19 646 (3.49%) Analyst
20 633 (3.42%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13,383 (72.38%) .NET
2 6,446 (34.86%) ASP.NET
3 4,881 (26.40%) HTML
4 4,402 (23.81%) CSS
5 4,349 (23.52%) AngularJS
6 3,348 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3,172 (17.16%) .NET Core
8 3,157 (17.08%) .NET Framework
9 2,915 (15.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2,272 (12.29%) Web Services
11 2,247 (12.15%) React
12 2,116 (11.44%) jQuery
13 1,645 (8.90%) Entity Framework
14 1,642 (8.88%) REST
15 1,403 (7.59%) RESTful
16 1,369 (7.40%) WCF
17 1,368 (7.40%) Node.js
18 1,354 (7.32%) HTML5
19 1,131 (6.12%) XML
20 1,020 (5.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1,678 (9.08%) Greenfield Project
2 985 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 674 (3.65%) User Experience
4 626 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 534 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
6 512 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 510 (2.76%) Hedge funds
8 432 (2.34%) Algorithms
9 363 (1.96%) Fixed Income
10 362 (1.96%) Derivative
11 256 (1.38%) Data Structures
12 237 (1.28%) Equities
13 228 (1.23%) Cloud Native
14 186 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 171 (0.92%) Virtual Team
16 164 (0.89%) Management Information System
17 130 (0.70%) Client/Server
18 106 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
19 89 (0.48%) Blog
20 88 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,804 (9.76%) Windows
2 843 (4.56%) Linux
3 449 (2.43%) Android
4 402 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 219 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 196 (1.06%) Unix
7 62 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 50 (0.27%) VMS
9 49 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (0.24%) CentOS
10 44 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 41 (0.22%) Windows 7
12 29 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
13 27 (0.15%) tvOS
14 20 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (0.087%) Windows XP
16 15 (0.081%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (0.081%) Ubuntu
16 15 (0.081%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.043%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8,631 (46.68%) Agile Software Development
2 5,843 (31.60%) MVC
3 3,524 (19.06%) Software Engineering
4 3,325 (17.98%) TDD
5 3,188 (17.24%) Scrum
6 2,486 (13.45%) DevOps
7 2,397 (12.96%) Test Automation
8 1,927 (10.42%) Microservices
9 1,859 (10.05%) Problem-Solving
10 1,842 (9.96%) Computer Science
11 1,755 (9.49%) Web Development
12 1,740 (9.41%) OO
13 1,717 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
14 1,678 (9.08%) BDD
15 1,511 (8.17%) Mentoring
16 1,458 (7.89%) Unit Testing
17 1,455 (7.87%) SDLC
18 965 (5.22%) SOLID
19 939 (5.08%) Fintech
20 887 (4.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8,248 (44.61%) JavaScript
2 6,945 (37.56%) SQL
3 3,474 (18.79%) Java
4 2,365 (12.79%) Python
5 1,933 (10.45%) C++
6 1,503 (8.13%) T-SQL
7 1,285 (6.95%) TypeScript
8 915 (4.95%) VB.NET
9 688 (3.72%) C
10 667 (3.61%) PowerShell
11 588 (3.18%) Ruby
12 560 (3.03%) PHP
13 424 (2.29%) VB
14 304 (1.64%) R
15 229 (1.24%) F#
16 220 (1.19%) Bash Shell
16 220 (1.19%) VBA
17 202 (1.09%) Go
18 197 (1.07%) Kotlin
19 193 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2,413 (13.05%) Degree
2 927 (5.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 403 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 222 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 206 (1.11%) ISTQB
6 194 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 144 (0.78%) ISEB
8 124 (0.67%) DV Cleared
9 101 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
10 62 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 52 (0.28%) MCP
12 48 (0.26%) HND
13 44 (0.24%) PhD
14 42 (0.23%) MCSD
15 37 (0.20%) Master's Degree
16 34 (0.18%) PMI Certification
17 27 (0.15%) AWS Certification
18 26 (0.14%) Postgraduate
19 23 (0.12%) DBS Check
20 20 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,136 (6.14%) QA
2 108 (0.58%) GDPR
3 78 (0.42%) SLA
4 50 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 45 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (0.16%) DICOM
7 13 (0.070%) IEC 61508
8 12 (0.065%) EMIR
8 12 (0.065%) IFRS
8 12 (0.065%) IFRS 9
8 12 (0.065%) MiFID
9 11 (0.059%) Basel II
9 11 (0.059%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.054%) Dodd-Frank
10 10 (0.054%) PCI DSS
10 10 (0.054%) PMO
10 10 (0.054%) WCAG
11 7 (0.038%) MISRA
12 5 (0.027%) COBIT
13 4 (0.022%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1,238 (6.70%) Docker
2 124 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 88 (0.48%) Firmware
4 55 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (0.076%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 14 (0.076%) vSphere
8 11 (0.059%) ACF2
8 11 (0.059%) Forefront TMG
8 11 (0.059%) RACF
9 9 (0.049%) LXC
10 7 (0.038%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.032%) GridGain
11 6 (0.032%) IAG
12 2 (0.011%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.005%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.005%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.005%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.005%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 788 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 274 (1.48%) Terraform
3 228 (1.23%) Puppet
4 227 (1.23%) Ansible
5 180 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
6 113 (0.61%) Kibana
7 48 (0.26%) Istio
8 43 (0.23%) Grafana
9 30 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
10 28 (0.15%) SCCM
11 23 (0.12%) Nagios
12 22 (0.12%) SQL Sentry
13 20 (0.11%) Automic
13 20 (0.11%) Salt
14 19 (0.10%) Knative
15 17 (0.092%) MIIS
16 16 (0.087%) Docker Swarm
16 16 (0.087%) Rancher
17 14 (0.076%) Tivoli
18 12 (0.065%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4,402 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 793 (4.29%) Oracle
3 372 (2.01%) Xamarin
4 291 (1.57%) Google
5 271 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
6 250 (1.35%) SAP
7 212 (1.15%) Sitecore
8 161 (0.87%) Sage
9 154 (0.83%) Tableau
10 153 (0.83%) IBM
11 139 (0.75%) Bloomberg
12 132 (0.71%) Atlassian
13 74 (0.40%) HP
14 72 (0.39%) Apple
15 70 (0.38%) VMware
16 68 (0.37%) Facebook
17 63 (0.34%) Splunk
18 51 (0.28%) RedGate
19 49 (0.27%) New Relic
19 49 (0.27%) WorldPay