Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 7 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 146 189 273
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 15.72% 14.79% 20.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.32% 33.27% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 148 229
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +1.19%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,025 £26,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £60,000
England 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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 498 568 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 53.61% 44.44% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 444 430 539
Median annual salary £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.61% -2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £60,050
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for C# in the North East

C#
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in the North East.

Salary trend for C# in the North East

C#
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the North East over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for C# in the North East

C#
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Tyne and Wear +7 109 £50,000 +14.94% 34
Durham -4 33 £39,000 -16.13% 6
C#
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 North East region with a requirement for C#.

1 92 (63.01%) .NET
2 89 (60.96%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (52.74%) JavaScript
4 59 (40.41%) SQL
5 54 (36.99%) ASP.NET
6 47 (32.19%) HTML
6 47 (32.19%) Azure
7 46 (31.51%) MVC
8 45 (30.82%) .NET Core
9 38 (26.03%) AngularJS
10 37 (25.34%) CSS
11 36 (24.66%) Software Engineering
12 33 (22.60%) T-SQL
13 31 (21.23%) Java
13 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
13 31 (21.23%) Scrum
14 28 (19.18%) TDD
14 28 (19.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (18.49%) Finance
15 27 (18.49%) SQL Server
16 24 (16.44%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (15.75%) NoSQL
18 21 (14.38%) SOLID
19 20 (13.70%) Test Automation
20 19 (13.01%) Docker
20 19 (13.01%) DevOps
21 18 (12.33%) Git (software)
22 17 (11.64%) .NET Framework
23 16 (10.96%) JIRA
23 16 (10.96%) AWS

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (10.27%) Confluence
2 3 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.05%) IIS
3 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.37%) nginx
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 47 (32.19%) Azure
2 16 (10.96%) AWS
3 10 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.79%) GCP
5 4 (2.74%) SaaS
6 3 (2.05%) Logic Apps
6 3 (2.05%) PaaS
6 3 (2.05%) Serverless
7 2 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.68%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.68%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.75%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.05%) Big Data
7 3 (2.05%) Redis
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.68%) OLAP
9 1 (0.68%) Power BI
9 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (12.33%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.96%) JIRA
3 15 (10.27%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (9.59%) Bitbucket
5 12 (8.22%) Selenium
6 11 (7.53%) WebDriver
7 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.74%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.05%) Cypress.io
9 3 (2.05%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.37%) JMeter
10 2 (1.37%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.37%) Postman
10 2 (1.37%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.37%) Subversion
11 1 (0.68%) Appium
11 1 (0.68%) Calabash
11 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (18.49%) Finance
2 10 (6.85%) Games
3 8 (5.48%) Public Sector
4 6 (4.11%) Retail
5 5 (3.42%) Law
6 4 (2.74%) Automotive
7 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.37%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Front Office
9 1 (0.68%) Police
Job Titles
1 108 (73.97%) Developer
2 54 (36.99%) C# Developer
3 41 (28.08%) Software Developer
4 34 (23.29%) .NET Developer
5 27 (18.49%) C# Software Developer
6 25 (17.12%) Senior Developer
7 20 (13.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (13.01%) .NET Software Developer
9 16 (10.96%) Software Engineer
10 14 (9.59%) Senior Software Developer
11 12 (8.22%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (7.53%) Java Developer
13 10 (6.85%) Senior C# Software Developer
14 9 (6.16%) SQL Developer
15 8 (5.48%) C# Software Engineer
15 8 (5.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 8 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
16 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 7 (4.79%) Azure Developer
16 7 (4.79%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (63.01%) .NET
2 54 (36.99%) ASP.NET
3 47 (32.19%) HTML
4 45 (30.82%) .NET Core
5 38 (26.03%) AngularJS
6 37 (25.34%) CSS
7 28 (19.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (16.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (11.64%) .NET Framework
10 13 (8.90%) RESTful
11 11 (7.53%) HTML5
11 11 (7.53%) Web Services
12 9 (6.16%) REST
13 8 (5.48%) Entity Framework
13 8 (5.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 7 (4.79%) XML
15 6 (4.11%) jQuery
15 6 (4.11%) Node.js
15 6 (4.11%) React
15 6 (4.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.42%) Oculus Rift
2 5 (3.42%) User Experience
2 5 (3.42%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.74%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.74%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.05%) Blog
4 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.96%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) Unix
2 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (60.96%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (31.51%) MVC
3 36 (24.66%) Software Engineering
4 31 (21.23%) Scrum
5 28 (19.18%) TDD
6 21 (14.38%) SOLID
7 20 (13.70%) Test Automation
8 19 (13.01%) DevOps
9 15 (10.27%) Unit Testing
10 13 (8.90%) BDD
10 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.90%) OO
11 12 (8.22%) OOP
11 12 (8.22%) Web Development
12 11 (7.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 11 (7.53%) Microservices
12 11 (7.53%) YAGNI
13 9 (6.16%) Collaborative Working
13 9 (6.16%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (5.48%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 77 (52.74%) JavaScript
2 59 (40.41%) SQL
3 33 (22.60%) T-SQL
4 31 (21.23%) Java
5 16 (10.96%) Python
5 16 (10.96%) TypeScript
6 11 (7.53%) C++
7 4 (2.74%) Assembly Language
7 4 (2.74%) PHP
7 4 (2.74%) Scala
8 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.37%) Ruby
10 1 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.68%) Go
10 1 (0.68%) Java 8
10 1 (0.68%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.68%) R
10 1 (0.68%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (4.79%) Degree
2 4 (2.74%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.05%) ISEB
4 1 (0.68%) CIW
4 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.68%) OCA
4 1 (0.68%) OCP
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (13.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Ansible
2 2 (1.37%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.59%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.74%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.05%) NVIDIA
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco
5 1 (0.68%) Databricks
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle
5 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com