Period
to 6 May 2021

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 6 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > England
6 months to
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 10,683 14,595 21,603
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 13.65% 15.50% 15.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.62% 28.43% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8,836 12,674 18,621
10th Percentile £33,848 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 43,383 51,344 73,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.43% 54.53% 54.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34,722 43,160 61,509
10th Percentile £34,304 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 6 May 2021.

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 6 May 2021. 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 3,771 £70,000 +7.69% 764
South East -2 2,370 £52,500 +10.53% 458
North of England -3 1,690 £50,000 +11.11% 587
Midlands -1 1,155 £47,500 +5.56% 389
South West -2 995 £45,000 - 196
Yorkshire -4 788 £49,000 +8.89% 173
North West -2 777 £50,000 +5.26% 339
West Midlands -1 659 £47,500 +5.56% 202
East of England -1 510 £50,000 - 185
East Midlands -3 489 £45,000 +5.88% 183
North East -9 125 £40,750 -1.81% 75
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 6 May 2021, 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 7,574 (70.90%) .NET
2 4,918 (46.04%) JavaScript
3 4,828 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
4 4,606 (43.12%) Azure
5 4,320 (40.44%) SQL
6 3,141 (29.40%) .NET Core
7 3,134 (29.34%) SQL Server
8 2,633 (24.65%) DevOps
9 2,595 (24.29%) Software Engineering
10 2,542 (23.79%) CSS
11 2,502 (23.42%) HTML
12 2,496 (23.36%) MVC
13 2,474 (23.16%) ASP.NET
14 2,275 (21.30%) AngularJS
15 2,245 (21.01%) Microsoft
16 2,093 (19.59%) React
17 2,046 (19.15%) AWS
18 1,942 (18.18%) Finance
19 1,935 (18.11%) TDD
20 1,869 (17.50%) Python
21 1,794 (16.79%) Java
22 1,754 (16.42%) Microservices
23 1,739 (16.28%) .NET Framework
24 1,679 (15.72%) Social Skills
25 1,559 (14.59%) Scrum
26 1,542 (14.43%) Test Automation
27 1,525 (14.28%) Docker
28 1,306 (12.23%) Git (software)
29 1,259 (11.79%) Degree
30 1,225 (11.47%) Kubernetes

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
1 348 (3.26%) CMS
2 302 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 267 (2.50%) IIS
4 206 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
5 171 (1.60%) Umbraco
6 146 (1.37%) Confluence
7 135 (1.26%) Apache Spark
8 119 (1.11%) EPiServer
9 102 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
10 87 (0.81%) NServiceBus
11 61 (0.57%) nginx
12 57 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 54 (0.51%) Kentico
14 49 (0.46%) Apache
15 33 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
16 30 (0.28%) WordPress
17 22 (0.21%) Sitefinity
18 20 (0.19%) JBoss
19 19 (0.18%) Apache Solr
20 13 (0.12%) Tornado
Applications
1 111 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (0.21%) Simulink
4 20 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (0.14%) Chatbot
5 15 (0.14%) Figma
6 12 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.10%) InVision
7 11 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.10%) Sketch
8 9 (0.084%) Adobe XD
9 8 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.075%) SPSS
10 7 (0.066%) Maya
11 6 (0.056%) 3ds Max
11 6 (0.056%) Revit
11 6 (0.056%) Zeplin
12 5 (0.047%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.047%) ZBrush
13 4 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 241 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 27 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 20 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 19 (0.18%) nopCommerce
6 17 (0.16%) NetSuite
7 16 (0.15%) Summit
8 15 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 10 (0.094%) Sage 1000
10 9 (0.084%) FINCAD Analytics
10 9 (0.084%) Visualfiles
11 7 (0.066%) SAP Business One
12 5 (0.047%) Elite 3E
13 4 (0.037%) Magento
13 4 (0.037%) Sentinel
14 3 (0.028%) Endur
14 3 (0.028%) Infor M3
14 3 (0.028%) Maximo
14 3 (0.028%) MetaTrader
15 2 (0.019%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4,606 (43.12%) Azure
2 2,046 (19.15%) AWS
3 647 (6.06%) GCP
4 587 (5.49%) SaaS
5 537 (5.03%) Serverless
6 346 (3.24%) PaaS
7 337 (3.15%) Power Platform
8 322 (3.01%) Azure Service Bus
9 233 (2.18%) Azure Functions
10 223 (2.09%) Dynamics 365
11 209 (1.96%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 197 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
13 188 (1.76%) GitHub
14 149 (1.39%) Azure Service Fabric
15 147 (1.38%) Azure Storage
16 140 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
16 140 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
17 139 (1.30%) IaaS
18 131 (1.23%) Azure App Service
18 131 (1.23%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 171 (1.60%) HTTP
2 82 (0.77%) Skype
3 80 (0.75%) Internet
4 35 (0.33%) Firewall
5 31 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 24 (0.22%) Intranet
7 23 (0.22%) Wireshark
8 19 (0.18%) FTP
8 19 (0.18%) Network Security
9 15 (0.14%) Modbus
10 14 (0.13%) Ethernet
10 14 (0.13%) RS-422
10 14 (0.13%) RS-485
10 14 (0.13%) Wireless
11 13 (0.12%) DNS
11 13 (0.12%) LAN
12 9 (0.084%) WAN
13 8 (0.075%) VPN
14 7 (0.066%) Bluetooth
14 7 (0.066%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,134 (29.34%) SQL Server
2 827 (7.74%) NoSQL
3 486 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 393 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 374 (3.50%) MySQL
6 364 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
7 312 (2.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 287 (2.69%) Redis
9 260 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 249 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 246 (2.30%) Power BI
12 239 (2.24%) Big Data
13 141 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
14 116 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 105 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
16 99 (0.93%) Hadoop
17 89 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
18 83 (0.78%) RDBMS
19 79 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
20 74 (0.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1,306 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 733 (6.86%) Selenium
3 695 (6.51%) Visual Studio
4 519 (4.86%) Jenkins
5 446 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 403 (3.77%) TeamCity
7 391 (3.66%) JIRA
8 365 (3.42%) SpecFlow
9 298 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 260 (2.43%) NUnit
11 246 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
12 197 (1.84%) Postman
13 162 (1.52%) Cucumber
14 157 (1.47%) Cypress.io
15 142 (1.33%) WebDriver
16 115 (1.08%) webpack
17 114 (1.07%) Subversion
18 112 (1.05%) JMeter
19 86 (0.81%) Appium
20 79 (0.74%) Eclipse
General
1 1,942 (18.18%) Finance
2 1,679 (15.72%) Social Skills
3 482 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 403 (3.77%) Games
5 397 (3.72%) Front Office
6 310 (2.90%) Retail
7 264 (2.47%) Marketing
8 233 (2.18%) Banking
9 226 (2.12%) Public Sector
10 195 (1.83%) Law
11 130 (1.22%) Manufacturing
12 125 (1.17%) Electronics
13 116 (1.09%) Organisational Skills
14 113 (1.06%) Legal
15 106 (0.99%) Telecoms
16 93 (0.87%) Presentation Skills
17 89 (0.83%) Publishing
18 81 (0.76%) Back Office
19 78 (0.73%) Advertising
19 78 (0.73%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6,785 (63.51%) Developer
2 2,827 (26.46%) .NET Developer
3 2,327 (21.78%) C# Developer
4 1,599 (14.97%) Senior Developer
5 1,558 (14.58%) Software Developer
6 1,282 (12.00%) Software Engineer
7 1,204 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 887 (8.30%) Full Stack Developer
9 665 (6.22%) Senior .NET Developer
10 624 (5.84%) .NET Software Developer
11 611 (5.72%) C# Software Developer
12 561 (5.25%) Senior C# Developer
13 429 (4.02%) SQL Developer
14 377 (3.53%) Senior Software Developer
15 368 (3.44%) Lead Developer
16 353 (3.30%) Azure Developer
16 353 (3.30%) Junior
17 337 (3.15%) C# Software Engineer
18 335 (3.14%) Senior Software Engineer
19 308 (2.88%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,574 (70.90%) .NET
2 3,141 (29.40%) .NET Core
3 2,542 (23.79%) CSS
4 2,502 (23.42%) HTML
5 2,474 (23.16%) ASP.NET
6 2,275 (21.30%) AngularJS
7 2,093 (19.59%) React
8 1,739 (16.28%) .NET Framework
9 1,168 (10.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1,070 (10.02%) REST
11 1,053 (9.86%) Web Services
12 989 (9.26%) Vue.js
13 987 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 978 (9.15%) jQuery
15 869 (8.13%) HTML5
16 838 (7.84%) Node.js
17 778 (7.28%) Entity Framework
18 739 (6.92%) RESTful
19 541 (5.06%) CSS3
20 506 (4.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 823 (7.70%) Greenfield Project
2 461 (4.32%) User Experience
3 409 (3.83%) Mobile App
4 349 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
5 271 (2.54%) Hedge funds
6 239 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 229 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 224 (2.10%) Derivative
9 201 (1.88%) Equities
10 190 (1.78%) Data Structures
11 176 (1.65%) Algorithms
12 154 (1.44%) Fixed Income
13 143 (1.34%) N-Tier
14 120 (1.12%) Cloud Native
15 96 (0.90%) Management Information System
16 88 (0.82%) Virtual Team
17 82 (0.77%) Public Cloud
18 79 (0.74%) Blog
19 73 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
20 71 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 761 (7.12%) Windows
2 544 (5.09%) Linux
3 285 (2.67%) Android
4 226 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 172 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 131 (1.23%) Unix
7 32 (0.30%) Windows Server 2016
8 25 (0.23%) CentOS
9 20 (0.19%) Windows 10
10 18 (0.17%) VMS
11 16 (0.15%) AIX
11 16 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.10%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.094%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.084%) Embedded Linux
16 8 (0.075%) Windows Server 2019
17 6 (0.056%) Kali Linux
18 5 (0.047%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,828 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
2 2,633 (24.65%) DevOps
3 2,595 (24.29%) Software Engineering
4 2,496 (23.36%) MVC
5 1,935 (18.11%) TDD
6 1,754 (16.42%) Microservices
7 1,559 (14.59%) Scrum
8 1,542 (14.43%) Test Automation
9 1,095 (10.25%) OO
10 984 (9.21%) Mentoring
11 957 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
12 916 (8.57%) Fintech
13 889 (8.32%) SDLC
14 862 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
15 833 (7.80%) Unit Testing
16 808 (7.56%) Computer Science
17 801 (7.50%) BDD
18 799 (7.48%) Web Development
19 797 (7.46%) SOLID
20 663 (6.21%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4,918 (46.04%) JavaScript
2 4,320 (40.44%) SQL
3 1,869 (17.50%) Python
4 1,794 (16.79%) Java
5 1,162 (10.88%) TypeScript
6 1,013 (9.48%) C++
7 877 (8.21%) T-SQL
8 595 (5.57%) PowerShell
9 389 (3.64%) Go
10 364 (3.41%) PHP
11 341 (3.19%) VB.NET
12 317 (2.97%) C
13 310 (2.90%) Ruby
14 281 (2.63%) Scala
15 206 (1.93%) Bash Shell
16 203 (1.90%) VB
17 181 (1.69%) Kotlin
18 126 (1.18%) ES6
18 126 (1.18%) VBA
19 85 (0.80%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1,259 (11.79%) Degree
2 501 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 286 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 191 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 96 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 85 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 79 (0.74%) CIW
7 79 (0.74%) OCA
7 79 (0.74%) OCP
7 79 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
8 75 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
9 69 (0.65%) Master's Degree
10 63 (0.59%) ISEB
11 46 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 36 (0.34%) HNC
13 31 (0.29%) DV Cleared
14 30 (0.28%) PhD
15 24 (0.22%) HND
16 16 (0.15%) AWS Certification
17 11 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 824 (7.71%) QA
2 41 (0.38%) SLA
3 33 (0.31%) GRC
4 32 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 29 (0.27%) GDPR
6 25 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.15%) PSD2
8 15 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (0.13%) WAI
10 13 (0.12%) WCAG
11 12 (0.11%) IEC 61131
12 10 (0.094%) HIPAA
12 10 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (0.084%) Dodd-Frank
13 9 (0.084%) EMIR
13 9 (0.084%) MiFID
14 6 (0.056%) NIST
15 5 (0.047%) SOC 2
16 3 (0.028%) DICOM
16 3 (0.028%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1,525 (14.28%) Docker
2 82 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 49 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.16%) VirtualBox
5 14 (0.13%) Firmware
6 11 (0.10%) LXC
7 6 (0.056%) Snort
7 6 (0.056%) Squid
7 6 (0.056%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.047%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.037%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.028%) Ceph
10 3 (0.028%) Gluster
10 3 (0.028%) vSphere
11 2 (0.019%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.019%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.009%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.009%) Platform Symphony
12 1 (0.009%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1,225 (11.47%) Kubernetes
2 659 (6.17%) Terraform
3 268 (2.51%) Ansible
4 193 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
5 166 (1.55%) Puppet
6 125 (1.17%) Grafana
7 123 (1.15%) Prometheus
8 28 (0.26%) Kibana
9 24 (0.22%) Istio
10 17 (0.16%) Fortio
10 17 (0.16%) Kiali
11 16 (0.15%) Packer
12 15 (0.14%) MIIS
13 12 (0.11%) Graphite
14 10 (0.094%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.094%) Rancher
14 10 (0.094%) Rundeck
15 9 (0.084%) Failover Clustering
15 9 (0.084%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 8 (0.075%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2,245 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 391 (3.66%) Oracle
3 275 (2.57%) Google
4 235 (2.20%) Xamarin
5 128 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 98 (0.92%) SAP
7 96 (0.90%) Nintex
8 74 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 72 (0.67%) VMware
10 68 (0.64%) New Relic
11 64 (0.60%) IBM
11 64 (0.60%) Splunk
12 62 (0.58%) Databricks
13 59 (0.55%) SaltStack
14 57 (0.53%) Atlassian
15 49 (0.46%) Telerik
16 42 (0.39%) Samsung
17 40 (0.37%) Sage
18 38 (0.36%) Bloomberg
19 36 (0.34%) Adobe