Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 199 239 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 29.75% 39.50% 21.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.64% 60.05% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 138 230 146
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,375 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £60,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -

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 Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 456 398 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 68.16% 65.79% 64.20%
Number of salaries quoted 358 379 438
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,850 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,125 £56,250 £47,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -6.25%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Leicester

C#
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# in Leicester.

Salary trend for C# in Leicester

C#
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Leicester over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for C#.

1 97 (48.74%) .NET
2 96 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (45.23%) Degree
4 85 (42.71%) Software Engineering
5 84 (42.21%) Firmware
6 74 (37.19%) Visual Studio
7 72 (36.18%) C
7 72 (36.18%) SQL
8 69 (34.67%) Microsoft
9 68 (34.17%) JavaScript
10 63 (31.66%) C++
10 63 (31.66%) Java
11 62 (31.16%) Spring
12 61 (30.65%) MVC
13 60 (30.15%) HTML
14 59 (29.65%) Maven
15 58 (29.15%) TCP/IP
15 58 (29.15%) Modbus
15 58 (29.15%) CAN bus
15 58 (29.15%) RS-485
15 58 (29.15%) FreeRTOS
16 51 (25.63%) Embedded Systems
17 50 (25.13%) Robot Framework
17 50 (25.13%) Unit Testing
17 50 (25.13%) ASP.NET
18 49 (24.62%) Linux
19 48 (24.12%) Technical Leadership
20 47 (23.62%) CSS
20 47 (23.62%) Scrum
21 46 (23.12%) Apple iOS

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 15 (7.54%) Apache
2 3 (1.51%) Confluence
2 3 (1.51%) IIS
2 3 (1.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.01%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.01%) CMS
3 2 (1.01%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.06%) GitHub
3 4 (2.01%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (1.01%) Office 365
4 2 (1.01%) SaaS
5 1 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 58 (29.15%) Modbus
1 58 (29.15%) RS-485
1 58 (29.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.51%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.51%) VLAN
3 2 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.01%) Skype
3 2 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (6.53%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.02%) SQLite
7 5 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.01%) Power BI
9 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.01%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.01%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 74 (37.19%) Visual Studio
2 59 (29.65%) Maven
3 50 (25.13%) Robot Framework
4 26 (13.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (7.54%) Jenkins
6 13 (6.53%) JIRA
7 12 (6.03%) Selenium
8 10 (5.03%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (4.52%) Subversion
10 8 (4.02%) CppUnit
11 6 (3.02%) Cucumber
11 6 (3.02%) Git (software)
12 5 (2.51%) SoapUI
13 2 (1.01%) Xcode
14 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (22.11%) Manufacturing
2 29 (14.57%) Marketing
3 9 (4.52%) Finance
4 8 (4.02%) Retail
5 4 (2.01%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (50.75%) Developer
2 72 (36.18%) Software Engineer
3 45 (22.61%) C# Developer
4 43 (21.61%) .NET Developer
5 37 (18.59%) Embedded Engineer
5 37 (18.59%) Lead Software Engineer
6 36 (18.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 31 (15.58%) Software Developer
8 25 (12.56%) Senior Developer
9 20 (10.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (9.55%) Applications Engineer
10 19 (9.55%) Web Applications Engineer
10 19 (9.55%) Web Engineer
11 16 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (8.04%) Web Developer
12 15 (7.54%) Applications Developer
12 15 (7.54%) Lead Developer
12 15 (7.54%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (7.54%) Web Applications Developer
13 14 (7.04%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (48.74%) .NET
2 62 (31.16%) Spring
3 60 (30.15%) HTML
4 50 (25.13%) ASP.NET
5 47 (23.62%) CSS
6 34 (17.09%) .NET Framework
7 32 (16.08%) HTML5
8 29 (14.57%) Web Services
9 22 (11.06%) COM
10 21 (10.55%) REST
11 20 (10.05%) Node.js
12 19 (9.55%) AngularJS
12 19 (9.55%) JSON
13 17 (8.54%) RESTful
14 16 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (8.04%) jQuery
14 16 (8.04%) SOAP
15 14 (7.04%) XML
16 13 (6.53%) React
17 10 (5.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (29.15%) CAN bus
2 51 (25.63%) Embedded Systems
3 30 (15.08%) Device Driver
4 16 (8.04%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (5.03%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.02%) User Experience
7 5 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.15%) FreeRTOS
2 49 (24.62%) Linux
3 46 (23.12%) Apple iOS
4 44 (22.11%) Android
5 15 (7.54%) Windows
6 7 (3.52%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (42.71%) Software Engineering
3 61 (30.65%) MVC
4 50 (25.13%) Unit Testing
5 48 (24.12%) Technical Leadership
6 47 (23.62%) Scrum
7 45 (22.61%) Time Management
8 39 (19.60%) OO
9 35 (17.59%) TDD
10 31 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (14.57%) Cybersecurity
11 29 (14.57%) Web Development
12 26 (13.07%) Microservices
13 21 (10.55%) Test Automation
14 18 (9.05%) Computer Science
15 16 (8.04%) DevOps
15 16 (8.04%) UML
16 14 (7.04%) Process Improvement
17 13 (6.53%) Logistics
18 12 (6.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.18%) C
1 72 (36.18%) SQL
2 68 (34.17%) JavaScript
3 63 (31.66%) C++
3 63 (31.66%) Java
4 18 (9.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.52%) Embedded C
6 5 (2.51%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.51%) Python
7 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.51%) VB
8 2 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.01%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.01%) VB6
8 2 (1.01%) VBA
9 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.50%) PHP
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (45.23%) Degree
2 18 (9.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.51%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.51%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.01%) GDPR
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 84 (42.21%) Firmware
2 4 (2.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 69 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.51%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.01%) Oracle
4 2 (1.01%) Databricks
5 1 (0.50%) Google