Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 10,213 20,861 28,076
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 14.90% 15.47% 17.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.72% 28.67% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9,639 19,189 26,425
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 38,224 72,767 92,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.78% 53.98% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31,846 60,125 77,311
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -1 3,667 £67,500 +8.00% 329
South East 0 2,531 £50,000 +11.11% 277
North of England +1 1,799 £47,500 +7.95% 358
North West +1 1,000 £50,000 +11.11% 224
Midlands -3 918 £45,000 +4.65% 225
South West -3 741 £47,500 +5.56% 116
Yorkshire +1 655 £45,000 +5.88% 96
West Midlands -2 538 £45,000 - 119
East of England 0 507 £50,000 - 117
East Midlands +1 378 £42,500 - 106
North East +1 144 £40,000 -9.09% 38
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 7,560 (74.02%) .NET
2 4,908 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
3 4,526 (44.32%) JavaScript
4 3,804 (37.25%) Azure
5 3,745 (36.67%) SQL
6 3,583 (35.08%) SQL Server
7 3,257 (31.89%) ASP.NET
8 2,897 (28.37%) MVC
9 2,594 (25.40%) AngularJS
10 2,534 (24.81%) HTML
11 2,529 (24.76%) .NET Core
12 2,295 (22.47%) Microsoft
13 2,284 (22.36%) CSS
14 2,036 (19.94%) Software Engineering
15 2,033 (19.91%) TDD
16 2,024 (19.82%) .NET Framework
17 1,930 (18.90%) Finance
18 1,768 (17.31%) Java
19 1,758 (17.21%) AWS
20 1,744 (17.08%) Scrum
21 1,694 (16.59%) React
22 1,692 (16.57%) DevOps
23 1,593 (15.60%) ASP.NET Web API
24 1,560 (15.27%) Microservices
25 1,525 (14.93%) Python
26 1,519 (14.87%) ASP.NET MVC
27 1,427 (13.97%) Test Automation
28 1,424 (13.94%) Degree
29 1,339 (13.11%) Git (software)
30 1,103 (10.80%) Web Services

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
1 419 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
2 269 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 245 (2.40%) IIS
4 174 (1.70%) Confluence
5 173 (1.69%) CMS
6 128 (1.25%) Umbraco
7 73 (0.71%) Apache
8 57 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
8 57 (0.56%) EPiServer
9 56 (0.55%) Apache Spark
10 55 (0.54%) NServiceBus
11 51 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 44 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 41 (0.40%) nginx
14 35 (0.34%) Kentico
15 28 (0.27%) Sitefinity
16 23 (0.23%) DNN
16 23 (0.23%) WordPress
17 22 (0.22%) Jupyter
18 21 (0.21%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 132 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (0.23%) Chatbot
3 23 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.088%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.088%) S-PLUS
6 6 (0.059%) 3ds Max
6 6 (0.059%) Blender
7 5 (0.049%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.039%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.020%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.020%) FileZilla
10 2 (0.020%) Simulink
10 2 (0.020%) Sketch
11 1 (0.010%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.010%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 200 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.42%) FINCAD Analytics
3 40 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 20 (0.20%) Magento
5 15 (0.15%) Shopify
6 11 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
7 9 (0.088%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 8 (0.078%) NetSuite
8 8 (0.078%) SDL Web 8
9 5 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.039%) Exchequer
10 4 (0.039%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.039%) Infor M3
10 4 (0.039%) OpenText MBPM
10 4 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.039%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.039%) ResourceLink
10 4 (0.039%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.039%) StreamServe
10 4 (0.039%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3,804 (37.25%) Azure
2 1,758 (17.21%) AWS
3 491 (4.81%) SaaS
4 285 (2.79%) GCP
5 279 (2.73%) Power Platform
6 257 (2.52%) Serverless
7 218 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
8 205 (2.01%) GitHub
9 197 (1.93%) PaaS
10 124 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
11 115 (1.13%) Office 365
12 99 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
13 66 (0.65%) IaaS
14 65 (0.64%) Azure Functions
15 59 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
16 57 (0.56%) Logic Apps
17 46 (0.45%) NuGet
18 40 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
18 40 (0.39%) PowerApps
19 39 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 206 (2.02%) Internet
2 142 (1.39%) HTTP
3 91 (0.89%) Skype
4 89 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 76 (0.74%) Firewall
6 45 (0.44%) DNS
7 32 (0.31%) Intranet
7 32 (0.31%) Wireshark
8 28 (0.27%) VPN
9 26 (0.25%) SSL
10 21 (0.21%) MQTT
10 21 (0.21%) VoIP
11 17 (0.17%) Bluetooth
12 15 (0.15%) RS-232
12 15 (0.15%) WAN
12 15 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (0.14%) RS-485
14 13 (0.13%) LAN
15 12 (0.12%) LTE
15 12 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,583 (35.08%) SQL Server
2 643 (6.30%) MongoDB
3 541 (5.30%) NoSQL
4 414 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 340 (3.33%) MySQL
6 338 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 315 (3.08%) SQL Server 2019
8 311 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 250 (2.45%) Power BI
10 224 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
11 204 (2.00%) Big Data
12 195 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
12 195 (1.91%) Redis
13 172 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
14 165 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 153 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
16 127 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
17 126 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 118 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
19 115 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 1,339 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 837 (8.20%) Visual Studio
3 691 (6.77%) Selenium
4 492 (4.82%) JIRA
5 470 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 463 (4.53%) Jenkins
7 382 (3.74%) SpecFlow
8 376 (3.68%) TeamCity
9 313 (3.06%) NUnit
10 296 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
11 235 (2.30%) Cucumber
12 209 (2.05%) WebDriver
13 163 (1.60%) Subversion
14 149 (1.46%) SoapUI
15 117 (1.15%) Moq
16 108 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
17 107 (1.05%) Postman
18 103 (1.01%) Bitbucket
19 94 (0.92%) MSTest
20 88 (0.86%) JMeter
General
1 1,930 (18.90%) Finance
2 393 (3.85%) Banking
3 342 (3.35%) Games
4 335 (3.28%) Retail
5 319 (3.12%) Front Office
6 191 (1.87%) Law
7 181 (1.77%) Marketing
8 149 (1.46%) Public Sector
9 138 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 107 (1.05%) Back Office
11 94 (0.92%) Legal
12 79 (0.77%) Automotive
12 79 (0.77%) Telecoms
13 77 (0.75%) Aerospace
14 72 (0.70%) Investment Banking
15 71 (0.70%) Electronics
16 70 (0.69%) Advertising
17 55 (0.54%) Financial Institution
18 44 (0.43%) Local Government
19 33 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 6,805 (66.63%) Developer
2 3,013 (29.50%) .NET Developer
3 2,622 (25.67%) C# Developer
4 1,595 (15.62%) Software Developer
5 1,479 (14.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 1,115 (10.92%) Senior Developer
7 1,001 (9.80%) Software Engineer
8 646 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 522 (5.11%) C# Software Developer
10 509 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
11 465 (4.55%) Junior
12 450 (4.41%) .NET Software Developer
13 387 (3.79%) Junior Developer
14 380 (3.72%) Lead Developer
15 359 (3.52%) Architect
16 343 (3.36%) Analyst
17 330 (3.23%) SQL Developer
18 325 (3.18%) Web Developer
19 314 (3.07%) C# Software Engineer
20 305 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,560 (74.02%) .NET
2 3,257 (31.89%) ASP.NET
3 2,594 (25.40%) AngularJS
4 2,534 (24.81%) HTML
5 2,529 (24.76%) .NET Core
6 2,284 (22.36%) CSS
7 2,024 (19.82%) .NET Framework
8 1,694 (16.59%) React
9 1,593 (15.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1,519 (14.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,103 (10.80%) Web Services
12 1,058 (10.36%) jQuery
13 1,045 (10.23%) Entity Framework
14 926 (9.07%) Node.js
15 833 (8.16%) REST
16 771 (7.55%) HTML5
17 699 (6.84%) Vue.js
18 674 (6.60%) RESTful
19 571 (5.59%) XML
20 516 (5.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 982 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
2 555 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 373 (3.65%) User Experience
4 326 (3.19%) Hedge funds
5 316 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 247 (2.42%) Algorithms
7 246 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
8 203 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 177 (1.73%) Derivative
10 161 (1.58%) Fixed Income
11 157 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 151 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 103 (1.01%) Cloud Native
14 90 (0.88%) Equities
15 82 (0.80%) Client/Server
15 82 (0.80%) Public Cloud
16 78 (0.76%) Management Information System
17 71 (0.70%) Virtual Team
18 44 (0.43%) N-Tier
19 38 (0.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 925 (9.06%) Windows
2 516 (5.05%) Linux
3 250 (2.45%) Android
4 210 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 110 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 81 (0.79%) Unix
7 25 (0.24%) CentOS
7 25 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 22 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 19 (0.19%) Ubuntu
10 18 (0.18%) Windows XP
11 16 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 14 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.098%) VMS
14 10 (0.098%) Windows Server 2019
15 8 (0.078%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (0.059%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.049%) Debian
17 5 (0.049%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,908 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 2,897 (28.37%) MVC
3 2,036 (19.94%) Software Engineering
4 2,033 (19.91%) TDD
5 1,744 (17.08%) Scrum
6 1,692 (16.57%) DevOps
7 1,560 (15.27%) Microservices
8 1,427 (13.97%) Test Automation
9 1,085 (10.62%) OO
10 1,064 (10.42%) BDD
11 956 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
12 928 (9.09%) Computer Science
13 905 (8.86%) Fintech
14 887 (8.69%) Web Development
15 883 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
16 759 (7.43%) Mentoring
17 758 (7.42%) SDLC
18 744 (7.28%) Unit Testing
19 573 (5.61%) Kanban
20 519 (5.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4,526 (44.32%) JavaScript
2 3,745 (36.67%) SQL
3 1,768 (17.31%) Java
4 1,525 (14.93%) Python
5 1,093 (10.70%) TypeScript
6 996 (9.75%) C++
7 787 (7.71%) T-SQL
8 443 (4.34%) PowerShell
9 415 (4.06%) VB.NET
10 364 (3.56%) C
11 253 (2.48%) PHP
12 217 (2.12%) Ruby
13 187 (1.83%) VB
14 167 (1.64%) R
15 161 (1.58%) Go
16 137 (1.34%) Bash Shell
17 130 (1.27%) F#
18 121 (1.18%) VBA
19 116 (1.14%) Scala
20 102 (1.00%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1,424 (13.94%) Degree
2 501 (4.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 328 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 178 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 130 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 104 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 102 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 92 (0.90%) ISEB
9 37 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
10 29 (0.28%) PhD
11 23 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
12 18 (0.18%) Master's Degree
13 15 (0.15%) CISSP
14 13 (0.13%) MCSA
15 12 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (0.11%) DBS Check
16 11 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
16 11 (0.11%) MCITP
16 11 (0.11%) MCP
17 10 (0.098%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 699 (6.84%) QA
2 42 (0.41%) GDPR
3 34 (0.33%) SLA
4 29 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 20 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.098%) DICOM
7 8 (0.078%) MiFID
8 7 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
8 7 (0.069%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.049%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.039%) EMIR
10 4 (0.039%) IEC 61508
10 4 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.029%) HL7
12 2 (0.020%) Basel II
12 2 (0.020%) Basel III
12 2 (0.020%) IEC 62304
12 2 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.010%) IFRS
13 1 (0.010%) PMO
System Software
1 972 (9.52%) Docker
2 80 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 40 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.23%) Firmware
5 16 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.15%) vSphere
7 9 (0.088%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.059%) LXC
9 5 (0.049%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.049%) ISA Server
9 5 (0.049%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.049%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (0.049%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.049%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.039%) ACF2
10 4 (0.039%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.039%) RACF
10 4 (0.039%) Xen
11 3 (0.029%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.020%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 634 (6.21%) Kubernetes
2 151 (1.48%) Ansible
3 150 (1.47%) Terraform
4 99 (0.97%) Puppet
5 82 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (0.49%) Kibana
7 45 (0.44%) Grafana
8 23 (0.23%) Istio
9 16 (0.16%) SCCM
10 15 (0.15%) Prometheus
11 12 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
12 11 (0.11%) HP ALM
13 9 (0.088%) BMC PATROL
14 8 (0.078%) logstash
15 7 (0.069%) MIIS
15 7 (0.069%) QRadar
15 7 (0.069%) Rancher
16 5 (0.049%) Control-M
16 5 (0.049%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2,295 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 388 (3.80%) Oracle
3 249 (2.44%) Xamarin
4 194 (1.90%) Google
5 113 (1.11%) SAP
6 110 (1.08%) Tableau
7 99 (0.97%) IBM
8 91 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 73 (0.71%) Sitecore
10 69 (0.68%) Atlassian
11 67 (0.66%) VMware
12 47 (0.46%) Bloomberg
13 41 (0.40%) Splunk
14 39 (0.38%) TIBCO
15 35 (0.34%) Databricks
16 31 (0.30%) Apple
17 30 (0.29%) DevExpress
18 28 (0.27%) HP
18 28 (0.27%) Telerik
19 27 (0.26%) ServiceNow