Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 27,579 27,043 29,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.01% 16.10% 15.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.57% 30.23% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24,436 24,883 27,354
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 90,222 89,444 101,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.63% 53.26% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 75,649 77,436 87,798
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 9,302 £57,500 +4.55% 1,420
South East +2 6,568 £42,500 - 814
North of England 0 4,349 £42,500 +6.25% 830
Midlands -1 2,865 £40,000 - 533
East of England +1 2,431 £45,000 +5.88% 414
North West +1 2,334 £42,500 +6.25% 447
South West 0 2,054 £42,500 +4.94% 337
Yorkshire +2 1,736 £42,500 +6.25% 327
West Midlands +3 1,602 £40,000 - 260
East Midlands +2 1,267 £40,000 - 272
North East +1 283 £42,250 +11.18% 56
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 21,126 (76.60%) .NET
2 14,073 (51.03%) Agile Software Development
3 12,817 (46.47%) ASP.NET
4 12,366 (44.84%) SQL Server
5 12,121 (43.95%) MVC
6 11,975 (43.42%) JavaScript
7 10,787 (39.11%) SQL
8 8,956 (32.47%) HTML
9 7,879 (28.57%) CSS
10 7,752 (28.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7,151 (25.93%) TDD
12 6,884 (24.96%) Microsoft
13 6,520 (23.64%) AngularJS
14 5,292 (19.19%) Finance
15 5,093 (18.47%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5,046 (18.30%) .NET Framework
17 5,019 (18.20%) Scrum
18 4,648 (16.85%) jQuery
19 4,624 (16.77%) WCF
20 4,438 (16.09%) Java
21 4,365 (15.83%) Software Engineering
22 3,916 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
23 3,873 (14.04%) BDD
24 3,769 (13.67%) OO
25 3,640 (13.20%) Degree
26 3,377 (12.24%) Web Services
27 3,362 (12.19%) Web Development
28 3,312 (12.01%) RESTful
29 3,202 (11.61%) Git (software)
30 3,075 (11.15%) HTML5

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 1,165 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 1,032 (3.74%) IIS
3 998 (3.62%) CMS
4 682 (2.47%) Umbraco
5 598 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 419 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 320 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 295 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
9 236 (0.86%) EPiServer
10 224 (0.81%) Apache Spark
11 206 (0.75%) Confluence
12 158 (0.57%) NServiceBus
13 142 (0.51%) Apache
14 120 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
15 116 (0.42%) Tomcat
16 92 (0.33%) Kentico
17 82 (0.30%) Apache Solr
18 80 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 80 (0.29%) Sitefinity
19 73 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 384 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 355 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
3 88 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 37 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 36 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 36 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 32 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 27 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
8 18 (0.065%) Chatbot
9 16 (0.058%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (0.044%) SOLIDWORKS
11 11 (0.040%) Doxygen
12 10 (0.036%) SPSS
13 8 (0.029%) 3ds Max
14 7 (0.025%) Maya
15 5 (0.018%) Blender
15 5 (0.018%) FrameMaker
16 4 (0.015%) CPLEX
16 4 (0.015%) Maple
16 4 (0.015%) Revit
Business Applications
1 801 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 88 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 68 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 48 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 42 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 34 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 24 (0.087%) MetaTrader
8 22 (0.080%) Infor M3
9 19 (0.069%) Epicor Tropos
9 19 (0.069%) Magento
10 18 (0.065%) Visualfiles
11 16 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 15 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
13 13 (0.047%) LabWindows
13 13 (0.047%) Scribe Insight
14 12 (0.044%) SAP ERP
14 12 (0.044%) Unit4 Business World
15 11 (0.040%) Markit EDM
16 10 (0.036%) Adobe Campaign
16 10 (0.036%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3,916 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,854 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 725 (2.63%) SaaS
4 408 (1.48%) Office 365
5 376 (1.36%) GitHub
6 253 (0.92%) PaaS
7 240 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
8 170 (0.62%) npm
9 155 (0.56%) IaaS
10 132 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
11 117 (0.42%) Serverless
12 111 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
13 107 (0.39%) Google Play
14 53 (0.19%) Amazon S3
15 49 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
15 49 (0.18%) OneDrive
16 47 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
17 46 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
18 40 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
19 37 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 741 (2.69%) Internet
2 289 (1.05%) HTTP
3 188 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 176 (0.64%) Intranet
5 157 (0.57%) Broadband
6 135 (0.49%) SMS
7 101 (0.37%) Hyperconnected
8 96 (0.35%) SSL
9 89 (0.32%) Firewall
10 73 (0.26%) DNS
11 64 (0.23%) Wireless
12 52 (0.19%) Network Security
13 49 (0.18%) VPN
14 48 (0.17%) HTTPS
15 37 (0.13%) Extranet
16 35 (0.13%) Bluetooth
17 33 (0.12%) FTP
18 32 (0.12%) AMQP
19 31 (0.11%) SMTP
20 27 (0.098%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12,366 (44.84%) SQL Server
2 2,107 (7.64%) NoSQL
3 1,813 (6.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 1,501 (5.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 1,169 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1,120 (4.06%) MongoDB
7 1,111 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 869 (3.15%) Relational Database
9 794 (2.88%) MySQL
10 749 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 603 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 532 (1.93%) Big Data
13 363 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 335 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
15 270 (0.98%) Oracle Database
16 269 (0.98%) Hadoop
17 268 (0.97%) Power BI
18 261 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
19 259 (0.94%) RDBMS
19 259 (0.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3,202 (11.61%) Git (software)
2 2,968 (10.76%) Visual Studio
3 2,059 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1,617 (5.86%) NUnit
5 1,529 (5.54%) Selenium
6 1,000 (3.63%) TeamCity
7 984 (3.57%) Jenkins
8 954 (3.46%) JIRA
9 859 (3.11%) Subversion
10 700 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
11 670 (2.43%) Moq
12 660 (2.39%) Cucumber
13 638 (2.31%) SpecFlow
14 609 (2.21%) WebDriver
15 559 (2.03%) MSTest
16 512 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
17 278 (1.01%) JUnit
18 275 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 246 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
20 242 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 5,292 (19.19%) Finance
2 1,386 (5.03%) Banking
3 1,177 (4.27%) Retail
4 1,106 (4.01%) Games
5 967 (3.51%) Marketing
6 920 (3.34%) Advertising
7 630 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 592 (2.15%) Front Office
9 494 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 411 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 370 (1.34%) Electronics
12 294 (1.07%) Legal
13 253 (0.92%) Back Office
14 243 (0.88%) Retail Banking
15 233 (0.84%) Law
16 228 (0.83%) Music Industry
17 201 (0.73%) Financial Institution
18 138 (0.50%) Automotive
19 105 (0.38%) Publishing
20 95 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20,143 (73.04%) Developer
2 11,250 (40.79%) .NET Developer
3 8,809 (31.94%) C# Developer
4 5,713 (20.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 3,667 (13.30%) Software Developer
6 3,279 (11.89%) Senior Developer
7 2,908 (10.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2,670 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2,169 (7.86%) Software Engineer
10 1,985 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 1,887 (6.84%) C# Software Developer
12 1,727 (6.26%) .NET Software Developer
13 1,704 (6.18%) SQL Developer
14 1,697 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
15 1,482 (5.37%) Senior C# Developer
16 1,435 (5.20%) Junior
17 1,369 (4.96%) Web Developer
18 1,229 (4.46%) Junior Developer
19 1,057 (3.83%) Lead Developer
20 1,046 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21,126 (76.60%) .NET
2 12,817 (46.47%) ASP.NET
3 8,956 (32.47%) HTML
4 7,879 (28.57%) CSS
5 7,752 (28.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6,520 (23.64%) AngularJS
7 5,093 (18.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5,046 (18.30%) .NET Framework
9 4,648 (16.85%) jQuery
10 4,624 (16.77%) WCF
11 3,377 (12.24%) Web Services
12 3,312 (12.01%) RESTful
13 3,075 (11.15%) HTML5
14 2,953 (10.71%) WPF
15 2,893 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 2,889 (10.48%) Entity Framework
17 2,741 (9.94%) Node.js
18 2,469 (8.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 2,211 (8.02%) XML
20 1,891 (6.86%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2,607 (9.45%) Greenfield Project
2 2,423 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 1,567 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1,049 (3.80%) User Experience
5 943 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 897 (3.25%) Fintech
7 892 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 583 (2.11%) Algorithms
9 389 (1.41%) Hedge funds
10 365 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 259 (0.94%) Derivative
12 253 (0.92%) N-Tier
13 231 (0.84%) Equities
14 226 (0.82%) Management Information System
15 218 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 217 (0.79%) Data Structures
17 201 (0.73%) Tandem
18 195 (0.71%) Social Media
19 188 (0.68%) Social Network
20 162 (0.59%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3,036 (11.01%) Windows
2 1,195 (4.33%) Linux
3 900 (3.26%) Android
4 672 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 443 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 372 (1.35%) Unix
7 97 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 90 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 77 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 67 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 33 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 31 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 28 (0.10%) Windows Phone
15 27 (0.098%) Ubuntu
16 24 (0.087%) Nucleus RTOS
17 23 (0.083%) Windows Mobile
18 21 (0.076%) VMS
19 18 (0.065%) CentOS
19 18 (0.065%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14,073 (51.03%) Agile Software Development
2 12,121 (43.95%) MVC
3 7,151 (25.93%) TDD
4 5,019 (18.20%) Scrum
5 4,365 (15.83%) Software Engineering
6 3,873 (14.04%) BDD
7 3,769 (13.67%) OO
8 3,362 (12.19%) Web Development
9 3,043 (11.03%) Test Automation
10 3,022 (10.96%) Web Application Development
11 2,748 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
12 2,449 (8.88%) SDLC
13 2,018 (7.32%) Unit Testing
14 1,708 (6.19%) OOP
15 1,510 (5.48%) DevOps
16 1,458 (5.29%) Mentoring
17 1,429 (5.18%) SOLID
18 1,350 (4.90%) Kanban
19 1,338 (4.85%) Microservices
20 1,281 (4.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11,975 (43.42%) JavaScript
2 10,787 (39.11%) SQL
3 4,438 (16.09%) Java
4 2,811 (10.19%) C++
5 2,750 (9.97%) T-SQL
6 2,380 (8.63%) Python
7 1,953 (7.08%) Ruby
8 1,711 (6.20%) VB.NET
9 1,006 (3.65%) PowerShell
10 998 (3.62%) C
11 974 (3.53%) PHP
12 859 (3.11%) VB
13 810 (2.94%) TypeScript
14 399 (1.45%) F#
15 391 (1.42%) Scala
16 350 (1.27%) PL/SQL
17 313 (1.13%) Perl
18 257 (0.93%) Bash Shell
19 249 (0.90%) VBA
20 194 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3,640 (13.20%) Degree
2 953 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 498 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 409 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 275 (1.00%) SC Cleared
6 216 (0.78%) PhD
7 209 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 204 (0.74%) ISEB
9 139 (0.50%) MCP
10 114 (0.41%) MCSD
11 81 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
12 80 (0.29%) Master's Degree
13 79 (0.29%) MCPD
14 72 (0.26%) MCAD
15 62 (0.22%) CISSP
16 51 (0.18%) GIAC
17 46 (0.17%) CISM
18 43 (0.16%) DV Cleared
19 42 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 42 (0.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,559 (5.65%) QA
2 150 (0.54%) SLA
3 56 (0.20%) MiFID
4 53 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 50 (0.18%) GDPR
6 42 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 34 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (0.11%) PMO
9 30 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 26 (0.094%) EMIR
11 21 (0.076%) ISO 13485
12 15 (0.054%) Basel III
12 15 (0.054%) WCAG
13 13 (0.047%) MISRA
14 12 (0.044%) COBIT
14 12 (0.044%) Dodd-Frank
14 12 (0.044%) MISRA C
15 11 (0.040%) GAMP
16 9 (0.033%) GCP
16 9 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 725 (2.63%) Docker
2 255 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 84 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (0.25%) Firmware
5 55 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 33 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.087%) HDFS
8 20 (0.073%) vSphere
9 17 (0.062%) Apache Flume
10 16 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (0.040%) DFS Replication
12 11 (0.040%) Terminal Server
13 8 (0.029%) VirtualBox
13 8 (0.029%) XenDesktop
14 7 (0.025%) NFS
14 7 (0.025%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.022%) VMware NSX
16 5 (0.018%) Kamailio
17 4 (0.015%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 345 (1.25%) Puppet
2 305 (1.11%) Ansible
3 284 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 240 (0.87%) Kibana
5 193 (0.70%) Kubernetes
6 149 (0.54%) Terraform
7 111 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 111 (0.40%) WSUS
8 58 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
9 44 (0.16%) logstash
10 42 (0.15%) Packer
10 42 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 37 (0.13%) Mesos
11 37 (0.13%) Nagios
12 33 (0.12%) Consul
13 32 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
14 30 (0.11%) Salt
15 29 (0.11%) Grafana
15 29 (0.11%) Graphite
15 29 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6,884 (24.96%) Microsoft
2 1,439 (5.22%) Oracle
3 884 (3.21%) Google
4 540 (1.96%) Xamarin
5 502 (1.82%) Sitecore
6 449 (1.63%) Facebook
7 288 (1.04%) SAP
8 255 (0.92%) Twitter
9 197 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 184 (0.67%) Capita
11 176 (0.64%) VMware
12 171 (0.62%) Apple
13 139 (0.50%) Tableau
14 138 (0.50%) Telerik
15 121 (0.44%) Sybase
16 120 (0.44%) Sony
17 116 (0.42%) DevExpress
18 114 (0.41%) HP
19 112 (0.41%) Yahoo!
20 102 (0.37%) IBM