Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 7 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 17,130 22,349 28,451
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 15.80% 16.28% 17.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.07% 29.72% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15,857 20,632 27,164
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £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 58,920 75,191 92,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.35% 54.78% 56.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49,012 62,524 78,773
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,931 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -3 6,171 £65,000 +4.00% 722
South East +1 4,322 £47,500 +5.56% 600
North of England +1 2,763 £45,000 - 564
Midlands -1 1,651 £45,000 +5.88% 373
North West +2 1,501 £45,000 - 331
South West -1 1,357 £45,000 +5.88% 239
Yorkshire +2 1,088 £45,000 +5.88% 162
West Midlands 0 952 £45,000 +5.88% 198
East of England 0 836 £50,000 +5.26% 201
East Midlands +1 698 £42,500 +3.66% 175
North East -2 174 £42,500 +6.25% 71
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 12,611 (73.62%) .NET
2 8,074 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
3 7,809 (45.59%) JavaScript
4 6,420 (37.48%) SQL
5 6,115 (35.70%) SQL Server
6 5,922 (34.57%) ASP.NET
7 5,806 (33.89%) Azure
8 5,417 (31.62%) MVC
9 4,398 (25.67%) HTML
10 4,346 (25.37%) AngularJS
11 4,005 (23.38%) CSS
12 3,954 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 3,571 (20.85%) .NET Core
14 3,305 (19.29%) Software Engineering
15 3,293 (19.22%) TDD
16 3,216 (18.77%) .NET Framework
17 3,155 (18.42%) Finance
18 3,067 (17.90%) Java
19 3,004 (17.54%) Scrum
20 2,987 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
21 2,796 (16.32%) ASP.NET Web API
22 2,724 (15.90%) AWS
23 2,429 (14.18%) React
24 2,410 (14.07%) DevOps
25 2,239 (13.07%) Python
26 2,189 (12.78%) Test Automation
27 2,149 (12.55%) Degree
28 2,127 (12.42%) Git (software)
29 2,093 (12.22%) Microservices
30 2,045 (11.94%) 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
1 588 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
2 434 (2.53%) IIS
3 415 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 316 (1.84%) CMS
5 300 (1.75%) Confluence
6 201 (1.17%) Umbraco
7 115 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 114 (0.67%) EPiServer
9 103 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 99 (0.58%) Apache
11 83 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
12 64 (0.37%) nginx
13 56 (0.33%) Kentico
14 47 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 45 (0.26%) ArcGIS
16 43 (0.25%) NServiceBus
16 43 (0.25%) Sitefinity
17 39 (0.23%) Tomcat
18 34 (0.20%) Oracle Spatial
18 34 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 198 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 132 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 36 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 31 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 25 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
7 20 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.064%) InfoPath
10 6 (0.035%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.029%) SOLIDWORKS
11 5 (0.029%) S-PLUS
12 3 (0.018%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.018%) Simulink
13 2 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.012%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.012%) CINEMA 4D
13 2 (0.012%) LightWave 3D
13 2 (0.012%) Maya
13 2 (0.012%) MODO
Business Applications
1 310 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 103 (0.60%) FINCAD Analytics
3 68 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 27 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (0.088%) WebTrends
6 14 (0.082%) thinkFolio
7 13 (0.076%) Magento
7 13 (0.076%) Payment Gateway
7 13 (0.076%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 12 (0.070%) Endur
8 12 (0.070%) Unit4 Business World
9 11 (0.064%) Distributed Ledger
9 11 (0.064%) NetSuite
10 8 (0.047%) Elite 3E
11 7 (0.041%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 7 (0.041%) Raiser's Edge
11 7 (0.041%) SDL Web 8
12 6 (0.035%) Visualfiles
13 5 (0.029%) RiskWrite
13 5 (0.029%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5,806 (33.89%) Azure
2 2,724 (15.90%) AWS
3 733 (4.28%) SaaS
4 425 (2.48%) GCP
5 389 (2.27%) Power Platform
6 380 (2.22%) Serverless
7 347 (2.03%) GitHub
8 339 (1.98%) PaaS
9 247 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
10 194 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
11 143 (0.83%) Office 365
12 116 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
13 115 (0.67%) IaaS
14 110 (0.64%) Azure Functions
15 89 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
16 84 (0.49%) npm
17 70 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
18 54 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
19 53 (0.31%) PowerApps
20 52 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 352 (2.05%) Internet
2 171 (1.00%) HTTP
3 165 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 138 (0.81%) Firewall
5 79 (0.46%) DNS
6 70 (0.41%) Intranet
7 59 (0.34%) Wireshark
8 47 (0.27%) SSL
9 36 (0.21%) VPN
10 28 (0.16%) FTP
11 26 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (0.14%) Broadband
12 24 (0.14%) MQTT
12 24 (0.14%) Skype
13 21 (0.12%) WAN
14 20 (0.12%) SMTP
14 20 (0.12%) VoIP
14 20 (0.12%) Wireless
15 17 (0.099%) Bluetooth
15 17 (0.099%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,115 (35.70%) SQL Server
2 851 (4.97%) NoSQL
3 797 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 669 (3.91%) Relational Database
5 642 (3.75%) MySQL
6 552 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 549 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 463 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
9 390 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
10 359 (2.10%) SQL Server 2019
11 348 (2.03%) Big Data
12 333 (1.94%) Power BI
13 299 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
14 278 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 268 (1.56%) Redis
16 265 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
17 263 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
18 223 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 210 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
20 166 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2,127 (12.42%) Git (software)
2 1,440 (8.41%) Visual Studio
3 1,087 (6.35%) Selenium
4 883 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 765 (4.47%) JIRA
6 696 (4.06%) Jenkins
7 556 (3.25%) TeamCity
8 504 (2.94%) SpecFlow
9 493 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
10 477 (2.78%) NUnit
11 366 (2.14%) WebDriver
12 350 (2.04%) Cucumber
13 260 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
14 250 (1.46%) Subversion
15 212 (1.24%) SoapUI
16 209 (1.22%) Bitbucket
17 184 (1.07%) Postman
18 177 (1.03%) JMeter
19 143 (0.83%) Maven
20 136 (0.79%) MSTest
General
1 3,155 (18.42%) Finance
2 778 (4.54%) Banking
3 626 (3.65%) Retail
4 538 (3.14%) Front Office
5 528 (3.08%) Games
6 374 (2.18%) Marketing
7 268 (1.56%) Public Sector
8 256 (1.49%) Law
9 230 (1.34%) Legal
10 209 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 162 (0.95%) Telecoms
12 158 (0.92%) Aerospace
13 153 (0.89%) Automotive
14 135 (0.79%) Advertising
15 133 (0.78%) Back Office
16 126 (0.74%) Investment Banking
17 123 (0.72%) Electronics
18 75 (0.44%) Military
19 63 (0.37%) Financial Institution
20 49 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11,793 (68.84%) Developer
2 5,215 (30.44%) .NET Developer
3 4,786 (27.94%) C# Developer
4 2,652 (15.48%) Software Developer
5 2,565 (14.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 2,057 (12.01%) Senior Developer
7 1,577 (9.21%) Software Engineer
8 1,096 (6.40%) Full Stack Developer
9 923 (5.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 899 (5.25%) C# Software Developer
11 879 (5.13%) Junior
12 741 (4.33%) Junior Developer
13 734 (4.28%) .NET Software Developer
14 665 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
15 644 (3.76%) SQL Developer
16 633 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
17 604 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 573 (3.35%) Web Developer
19 568 (3.32%) Lead Developer
20 556 (3.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12,611 (73.62%) .NET
2 5,922 (34.57%) ASP.NET
3 4,398 (25.67%) HTML
4 4,346 (25.37%) AngularJS
5 4,005 (23.38%) CSS
6 3,571 (20.85%) .NET Core
7 3,216 (18.77%) .NET Framework
8 2,987 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2,796 (16.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2,429 (14.18%) React
11 2,045 (11.94%) Web Services
12 1,880 (10.97%) jQuery
13 1,739 (10.15%) Entity Framework
14 1,457 (8.51%) REST
15 1,429 (8.34%) Node.js
16 1,301 (7.59%) RESTful
17 1,266 (7.39%) HTML5
18 1,095 (6.39%) WCF
19 983 (5.74%) XML
20 965 (5.63%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1,612 (9.41%) Greenfield Project
2 947 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 687 (4.01%) User Experience
4 555 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 448 (2.62%) Hedge funds
6 440 (2.57%) Self-Motivation
7 428 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 385 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 296 (1.73%) Derivative
10 260 (1.52%) Fixed Income
11 256 (1.49%) Data Structures
12 218 (1.27%) Cloud Native
13 150 (0.88%) Virtual Team
14 146 (0.85%) Management Information System
15 141 (0.82%) Equities
16 133 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 112 (0.65%) Client/Server
18 95 (0.55%) Equity Derivative
19 85 (0.50%) Blog
20 78 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,647 (9.61%) Windows
2 851 (4.97%) Linux
3 423 (2.47%) Android
4 364 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 184 (1.07%) Windows Server
6 151 (0.88%) Unix
7 46 (0.27%) CentOS
7 46 (0.27%) Mac OS
7 46 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (0.26%) Windows 10
9 42 (0.25%) VMS
10 29 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 27 (0.16%) tvOS
12 25 (0.15%) Windows XP
13 23 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 22 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
15 20 (0.12%) Mac OS X
16 19 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
16 19 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
17 13 (0.076%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8,074 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5,417 (31.62%) MVC
3 3,305 (19.29%) Software Engineering
4 3,293 (19.22%) TDD
5 3,004 (17.54%) Scrum
6 2,410 (14.07%) DevOps
7 2,189 (12.78%) Test Automation
8 2,093 (12.22%) Microservices
9 1,700 (9.92%) OO
10 1,685 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
11 1,661 (9.70%) BDD
12 1,539 (8.98%) Computer Science
13 1,527 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
14 1,462 (8.53%) Web Development
15 1,359 (7.93%) Mentoring
16 1,288 (7.52%) SDLC
17 1,285 (7.50%) Unit Testing
18 1,033 (6.03%) Fintech
19 929 (5.42%) Kanban
20 841 (4.91%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7,809 (45.59%) JavaScript
2 6,420 (37.48%) SQL
3 3,067 (17.90%) Java
4 2,239 (13.07%) Python
5 1,708 (9.97%) C++
6 1,472 (8.59%) TypeScript
7 1,429 (8.34%) T-SQL
8 795 (4.64%) VB.NET
9 704 (4.11%) C
10 659 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 511 (2.98%) Ruby
12 501 (2.92%) PHP
13 370 (2.16%) VB
14 266 (1.55%) F#
15 246 (1.44%) R
16 224 (1.31%) Bash Shell
17 219 (1.28%) Go
18 207 (1.21%) Kotlin
19 200 (1.17%) VBA
20 183 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2,149 (12.55%) Degree
2 815 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 455 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 246 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 218 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 186 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 140 (0.82%) ISEB
8 139 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 77 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
10 47 (0.27%) PhD
11 45 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 36 (0.21%) MCSD
13 34 (0.20%) HND
13 34 (0.20%) MCP
14 31 (0.18%) Master's Degree
15 25 (0.15%) DBS Check
16 22 (0.13%) Postgraduate
17 19 (0.11%) PMI Certification
18 18 (0.11%) MCSA
19 16 (0.093%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,071 (6.25%) QA
2 103 (0.60%) GDPR
3 62 (0.36%) SLA
4 50 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 50 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (0.18%) DICOM
6 15 (0.088%) IEC 61508
7 13 (0.076%) MiFID
8 11 (0.064%) Dodd-Frank
9 10 (0.058%) EMIR
9 10 (0.058%) ISO 9001
10 9 (0.053%) PMO
10 9 (0.053%) WCAG
11 8 (0.047%) PCI DSS
12 6 (0.035%) COBIT
13 4 (0.023%) HL7
13 4 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.023%) PSD2
14 3 (0.018%) IFRS
14 3 (0.018%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1,300 (7.59%) Docker
2 111 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 71 (0.41%) Firmware
4 48 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.099%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (0.082%) ACF2
7 14 (0.082%) RACF
7 14 (0.082%) vSphere
8 10 (0.058%) ISA Server
9 7 (0.041%) LXC
10 5 (0.029%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 5 (0.029%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.023%) IAG
11 4 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.023%) Xen
12 3 (0.018%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.018%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.018%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.012%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 829 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 235 (1.37%) Terraform
3 206 (1.20%) Ansible
4 147 (0.86%) Puppet
5 117 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 103 (0.60%) Kibana
7 44 (0.26%) Grafana
8 29 (0.17%) Istio
9 28 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
10 27 (0.16%) SCCM
11 19 (0.11%) MIIS
12 18 (0.11%) HP ALM
12 18 (0.11%) Nagios
13 17 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.058%) cPanel
14 10 (0.058%) Plesk
14 10 (0.058%) Prometheus
14 10 (0.058%) Rancher
15 9 (0.053%) Knative
16 8 (0.047%) Salt
Vendors
1 3,954 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 661 (3.86%) Oracle
3 408 (2.38%) Xamarin
4 286 (1.67%) Google
5 203 (1.19%) SAP
6 169 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 169 (0.99%) Tableau
7 166 (0.97%) Sitecore
8 140 (0.82%) IBM
9 125 (0.73%) Atlassian
9 125 (0.73%) Bloomberg
10 71 (0.41%) HP
10 71 (0.41%) VMware
11 67 (0.39%) Sage
12 65 (0.38%) Apple
13 54 (0.32%) Splunk
14 53 (0.31%) Facebook
15 48 (0.28%) New Relic
16 45 (0.26%) Databricks
16 45 (0.26%) DevExpress