Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 20,140 27,017 27,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.37% 17.12% 16.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 30.54% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17,412 23,791 24,540
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 70,501 88,457 91,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.81% 56.04% 55.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58,191 73,935 76,682
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -4 7,341 £62,500 +4.17% 994
South East 0 4,874 £45,000 - 847
North of England 0 2,995 £45,000 +4.30% 854
Midlands 0 2,010 £43,000 +1.18% 583
South West 0 1,866 £45,000 +5.88% 373
North West -1 1,528 £45,000 - 464
Yorkshire +1 1,252 £43,000 +1.18% 322
West Midlands +2 1,149 £45,000 +5.88% 298
East of England -1 1,021 £50,000 +11.11% 299
East Midlands 0 850 £42,500 +6.25% 282
North East -1 215 £43,750 -2.78% 68
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 14,691 (72.94%) .NET
2 9,846 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8,629 (42.85%) JavaScript
4 8,128 (40.36%) SQL
5 7,383 (36.66%) SQL Server
6 7,353 (36.51%) ASP.NET
7 6,421 (31.88%) MVC
8 5,448 (27.05%) HTML
9 5,271 (26.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 4,937 (24.51%) Microsoft
11 4,841 (24.04%) CSS
12 4,479 (22.24%) AngularJS
13 4,212 (20.91%) Software Engineering
14 3,817 (18.95%) Finance
15 3,689 (18.32%) Java
16 3,592 (17.84%) TDD
17 3,570 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
18 3,353 (16.65%) Scrum
19 3,098 (15.38%) Degree
20 3,070 (15.24%) .NET Framework
21 3,007 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web API
22 2,973 (14.76%) Test Automation
23 2,675 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
24 2,646 (13.14%) DevOps
25 2,642 (13.12%) .NET Core
26 2,639 (13.10%) Git (software)
27 2,482 (12.32%) Python
28 2,478 (12.30%) Web Services
29 2,474 (12.28%) jQuery
30 2,321 (11.52%) React

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
1 578 (2.87%) IIS
2 545 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 410 (2.04%) CMS
4 385 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 342 (1.70%) Umbraco
6 272 (1.35%) Confluence
7 224 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
8 135 (0.67%) Apache Spark
9 131 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
10 96 (0.48%) Apache
11 92 (0.46%) NServiceBus
12 89 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
13 77 (0.38%) EPiServer
14 68 (0.34%) Kentico
14 68 (0.34%) Tomcat
15 62 (0.31%) WordPress
16 56 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 44 (0.22%) JBoss
17 44 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
18 39 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 222 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 159 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 47 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 46 (0.23%) Chatbot
5 22 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (0.079%) S-PLUS
8 14 (0.070%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 13 (0.065%) Microsoft Project
9 13 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.055%) Fireworks
11 10 (0.050%) InfoPath
12 9 (0.045%) Mathematica
12 9 (0.045%) Zeplin
13 7 (0.035%) GNU Octave
13 7 (0.035%) Simulink
14 4 (0.020%) AutoCAD
14 4 (0.020%) HipChat
14 4 (0.020%) Moqups
15 3 (0.015%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 475 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 73 (0.36%) thinkFolio
3 58 (0.29%) Markit EDM
4 57 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 57 (0.28%) Front Arena
5 51 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 24 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 23 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 23 (0.11%) Summit
8 19 (0.094%) SAP ERP
9 17 (0.084%) WebTrends
10 16 (0.079%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 12 (0.060%) Magento
12 10 (0.050%) Sage CRM
12 10 (0.050%) SAP SD
13 9 (0.045%) SimCorp Dimension
14 8 (0.040%) nopCommerce
15 7 (0.035%) Eze OMS
16 6 (0.030%) Oracle Applications
16 6 (0.030%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5,271 (26.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,675 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
3 823 (4.09%) SaaS
4 436 (2.16%) Serverless
5 423 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 420 (2.09%) Power Platform
7 392 (1.95%) GitHub
8 363 (1.80%) PaaS
9 258 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
10 250 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
11 202 (1.00%) Office 365
12 172 (0.85%) npm
13 149 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
14 135 (0.67%) Azure Functions
15 124 (0.62%) IaaS
16 112 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
17 111 (0.55%) Amazon S3
18 99 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
19 79 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
20 78 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 294 (1.46%) Internet
2 169 (0.84%) HTTP
3 143 (0.71%) Broadband
4 123 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 74 (0.37%) Firewall
6 44 (0.22%) Intranet
7 40 (0.20%) FTP
7 40 (0.20%) VoIP
8 39 (0.19%) DNS
9 36 (0.18%) RS-485
10 34 (0.17%) Wireless
11 33 (0.16%) HTTPS
12 32 (0.16%) SMTP
13 28 (0.14%) CTI
14 26 (0.13%) Network Security
14 26 (0.13%) RS-232
15 23 (0.11%) SSL
15 23 (0.11%) VPN
16 22 (0.11%) Bluetooth
17 19 (0.094%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7,383 (36.66%) SQL Server
2 1,026 (5.09%) NoSQL
3 956 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 894 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 852 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 673 (3.34%) MySQL
7 562 (2.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 527 (2.62%) MongoDB
9 498 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 447 (2.22%) Big Data
11 407 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 377 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
13 375 (1.86%) Power BI
14 320 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 294 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
16 280 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
17 242 (1.20%) Redis
18 187 (0.93%) RDBMS
19 177 (0.88%) Hadoop
20 161 (0.80%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2,639 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 1,993 (9.90%) Visual Studio
3 1,481 (7.35%) Selenium
4 1,368 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1,001 (4.97%) JIRA
6 772 (3.83%) Jenkins
7 673 (3.34%) SpecFlow
8 643 (3.19%) TeamCity
9 543 (2.70%) NUnit
10 509 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 501 (2.49%) WebDriver
12 498 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
13 463 (2.30%) Cucumber
14 413 (2.05%) Subversion
15 306 (1.52%) SoapUI
16 241 (1.20%) Bitbucket
17 234 (1.16%) JMeter
18 231 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 172 (0.85%) webpack
20 159 (0.79%) Moq
General
1 3,817 (18.95%) Finance
2 847 (4.21%) Banking
3 821 (4.08%) Retail
4 642 (3.19%) Games
5 617 (3.06%) Marketing
6 541 (2.69%) Front Office
7 411 (2.04%) Public Sector
8 403 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 342 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 234 (1.16%) Electronics
11 207 (1.03%) Advertising
12 161 (0.80%) Law
13 159 (0.79%) Back Office
14 140 (0.70%) Investment Banking
15 138 (0.69%) Aerospace
16 133 (0.66%) Legal
17 129 (0.64%) Financial Institution
18 76 (0.38%) Automotive
19 63 (0.31%) French Language
20 61 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13,510 (67.08%) Developer
2 6,177 (30.67%) .NET Developer
3 5,624 (27.92%) C# Developer
4 3,282 (16.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 3,112 (15.45%) Software Developer
6 2,420 (12.02%) Senior Developer
7 2,071 (10.28%) Software Engineer
8 1,168 (5.80%) C# Software Developer
9 1,129 (5.61%) Junior
9 1,129 (5.61%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1,120 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1,025 (5.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1,010 (5.01%) .NET Software Developer
13 972 (4.83%) Full Stack Developer
14 971 (4.82%) SQL Developer
15 901 (4.47%) Junior Developer
16 865 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
17 789 (3.92%) Graduate
18 707 (3.51%) Lead Developer
19 694 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14,691 (72.94%) .NET
2 7,353 (36.51%) ASP.NET
3 5,448 (27.05%) HTML
4 4,841 (24.04%) CSS
5 4,479 (22.24%) AngularJS
6 3,570 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3,070 (15.24%) .NET Framework
8 3,007 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2,642 (13.12%) .NET Core
10 2,478 (12.30%) Web Services
11 2,474 (12.28%) jQuery
12 2,321 (11.52%) React
13 1,756 (8.72%) WCF
14 1,651 (8.20%) HTML5
15 1,584 (7.86%) REST
16 1,495 (7.42%) RESTful
17 1,484 (7.37%) Entity Framework
18 1,393 (6.92%) Node.js
19 1,371 (6.81%) XML
20 1,244 (6.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1,627 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
2 1,125 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 745 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 738 (3.66%) User Experience
5 621 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
6 601 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
7 551 (2.74%) Algorithms
8 462 (2.29%) Hedge funds
9 417 (2.07%) Fixed Income
10 400 (1.99%) Derivative
11 259 (1.29%) Equities
12 249 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 247 (1.23%) Data Structures
14 228 (1.13%) Robotics
15 176 (0.87%) Client/Server
16 170 (0.84%) Management Information System
17 126 (0.63%) Public Cloud
18 119 (0.59%) Virtual Team
19 108 (0.54%) N-Tier
20 95 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1,993 (9.90%) Windows
2 1,040 (5.16%) Linux
3 614 (3.05%) Android
4 483 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 288 (1.43%) Windows Server
6 221 (1.10%) Unix
7 82 (0.41%) Windows 10
8 69 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 62 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 51 (0.25%) Mac OS
11 47 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (0.12%) Windows 8
13 18 (0.089%) FreeRTOS
13 18 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (0.074%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.070%) Windows Mobile
16 13 (0.065%) CentOS
16 13 (0.065%) Solaris
17 9 (0.045%) Embedded Linux
17 9 (0.045%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9,846 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6,421 (31.88%) MVC
3 4,212 (20.91%) Software Engineering
4 3,592 (17.84%) TDD
5 3,353 (16.65%) Scrum
6 2,973 (14.76%) Test Automation
7 2,646 (13.14%) DevOps
8 2,115 (10.50%) OO
9 2,093 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
10 2,033 (10.09%) Computer Science
11 1,952 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
12 1,886 (9.36%) SDLC
13 1,846 (9.17%) Web Development
14 1,779 (8.83%) Microservices
15 1,709 (8.49%) BDD
16 1,690 (8.39%) Unit Testing
17 1,597 (7.93%) Mentoring
18 1,120 (5.56%) SOLID
19 1,103 (5.48%) Fintech
20 1,075 (5.34%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8,629 (42.85%) JavaScript
2 8,128 (40.36%) SQL
3 3,689 (18.32%) Java
4 2,482 (12.32%) Python
5 2,310 (11.47%) C++
6 1,883 (9.35%) T-SQL
7 996 (4.95%) TypeScript
8 964 (4.79%) VB.NET
9 787 (3.91%) PowerShell
10 726 (3.60%) C
11 638 (3.17%) Ruby
12 629 (3.12%) PHP
13 530 (2.63%) VB
14 371 (1.84%) VBA
15 297 (1.47%) R
16 269 (1.34%) Scala
17 230 (1.14%) PL/SQL
18 215 (1.07%) Go
19 187 (0.93%) Objective-C
20 181 (0.90%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3,098 (15.38%) Degree
2 965 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 562 (2.79%) Security Cleared
4 366 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 255 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 201 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 182 (0.90%) ISEB
8 164 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 104 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
10 89 (0.44%) PhD
11 71 (0.35%) HND
12 65 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 55 (0.27%) Master's Degree
14 39 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 34 (0.17%) MCSE
16 29 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
16 29 (0.14%) MCSD
17 27 (0.13%) AWS Certification
17 27 (0.13%) MCP
18 26 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,421 (7.06%) QA
2 94 (0.47%) GDPR
3 63 (0.31%) SLA
4 49 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 42 (0.21%) WAI
6 34 (0.17%) DICOM
7 23 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 21 (0.10%) PCI DSS
10 19 (0.094%) PMO
11 11 (0.055%) NIST
12 10 (0.050%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 10 (0.050%) Cyber Essentials
12 10 (0.050%) ISO 13485
13 9 (0.045%) MiFID
14 8 (0.040%) NCSC
15 7 (0.035%) ISAE 3402
15 7 (0.035%) ISO 22301
15 7 (0.035%) ISO 31000
15 7 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 1,460 (7.25%) Docker
2 208 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 81 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (0.32%) Firmware
5 52 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 49 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 30 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 20 (0.099%) LXC
9 16 (0.079%) Forefront TMG
10 13 (0.065%) vSphere
11 10 (0.050%) Varnish
12 9 (0.045%) XenApp
13 7 (0.035%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.030%) Apache Flume
15 5 (0.025%) etcd
15 5 (0.025%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.015%) HDFS
16 3 (0.015%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.015%) Terminal Server
17 2 (0.010%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 669 (3.32%) Kubernetes
2 234 (1.16%) Ansible
3 199 (0.99%) Terraform
4 198 (0.98%) Puppet
5 190 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 81 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
7 66 (0.33%) Kibana
8 58 (0.29%) Grafana
9 40 (0.20%) SQL Sentry
10 39 (0.19%) Nagios
11 30 (0.15%) Tivoli
12 29 (0.14%) logstash
13 28 (0.14%) Salt
14 24 (0.12%) CA Service Virtualization
14 24 (0.12%) Istio
14 24 (0.12%) Packer
15 23 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
16 20 (0.099%) SCCM
16 20 (0.099%) Single Sign-On
17 15 (0.074%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4,937 (24.51%) Microsoft
2 1,010 (5.01%) Oracle
3 435 (2.16%) Google
4 385 (1.91%) Xamarin
5 255 (1.27%) SAP
6 222 (1.10%) Sitecore
7 209 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 199 (0.99%) IBM
9 168 (0.83%) Bloomberg
10 157 (0.78%) Reuters
11 124 (0.62%) Atlassian
12 116 (0.58%) Sage
13 89 (0.44%) Tableau
14 86 (0.43%) VMware
15 85 (0.42%) DevExpress
16 81 (0.40%) HP
17 75 (0.37%) Nintex
17 75 (0.37%) Pega
18 73 (0.36%) SimCorp
19 71 (0.35%) Charles River