Period
to 25 October 2020

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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North East
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 9 5
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 155 176 306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 22.46% 15.80% 21.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.13% 32.23% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 166 137 241
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,050 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +8.89%

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 429 546 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 62.17% 49.01% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 376 386 595
Median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 25 October 2020.

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 25 October 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
Tyne and Wear +7 119 £47,500 +5.56% 29
Durham +3 34 £43,000 +1.78% 9
C#
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 North East region with a requirement for C#.

1 80 (51.61%) JavaScript
1 80 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (45.81%) .NET
3 55 (35.48%) SQL
3 55 (35.48%) HTML
4 46 (29.68%) MVC
5 44 (28.39%) AngularJS
6 42 (27.10%) ASP.NET
7 41 (26.45%) Microsoft
8 39 (25.16%) Java
8 39 (25.16%) Software Engineering
8 39 (25.16%) Azure
9 38 (24.52%) .NET Core
10 35 (22.58%) CSS
11 31 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 27 (17.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 26 (16.77%) NoSQL
13 26 (16.77%) TDD
14 25 (16.13%) SQL Server
14 25 (16.13%) DevOps
15 24 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (13.55%) Games
17 20 (12.90%) TypeScript
17 20 (12.90%) Jenkins
17 20 (12.90%) Git (software)
18 19 (12.26%) Test Automation
18 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
18 19 (12.26%) SOLID
18 19 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
19 18 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC

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 11 (7.10%) Confluence
2 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.29%) nginx
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.65%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (25.16%) Azure
2 9 (5.81%) SaaS
3 8 (5.16%) AWS
4 7 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.52%) PaaS
5 5 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.29%) IaaS
6 2 (1.29%) Serverless
6 2 (1.29%) Slack
6 2 (1.29%) Trello
7 1 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.65%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.65%) GCP
7 1 (0.65%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.65%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) HTTP
2 2 (1.29%) Firewall
2 2 (1.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.77%) NoSQL
2 25 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.16%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.94%) Big Data
7 3 (1.94%) Redis
7 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.65%) OLAP
9 1 (0.65%) Power BI
9 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 20 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 18 (11.61%) JIRA
3 16 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (6.45%) Bitbucket
5 9 (5.81%) Selenium
6 8 (5.16%) WebDriver
7 5 (3.23%) Maven
7 5 (3.23%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.29%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.29%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.29%) Subversion
9 2 (1.29%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.65%) Calabash
10 1 (0.65%) Cypress.io
10 1 (0.65%) JMeter
10 1 (0.65%) JUnit
10 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (13.55%) Games
2 15 (9.68%) Finance
3 13 (8.39%) Automotive
4 8 (5.16%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.87%) Retail
6 5 (3.23%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Front Office
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 109 (70.32%) Developer
2 43 (27.74%) C# Developer
3 33 (21.29%) Software Developer
4 29 (18.71%) .NET Developer
5 20 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 16 (10.32%) Senior Developer
7 14 (9.03%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (9.03%) Java Developer
8 13 (8.39%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (8.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.45%) Virtual Reality Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Architect
10 9 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (5.81%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) Games Developer
11 8 (5.16%) C# WPF Developer
11 8 (5.16%) WPF Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Lead Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Programmer
13 6 (3.87%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (45.81%) .NET
2 55 (35.48%) HTML
3 44 (28.39%) AngularJS
4 42 (27.10%) ASP.NET
5 38 (24.52%) .NET Core
6 35 (22.58%) CSS
7 27 (17.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 24 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (11.61%) Web Services
10 17 (10.97%) WPF
11 14 (9.03%) RESTful
12 13 (8.39%) .NET Framework
13 10 (6.45%) Entity Framework
13 10 (6.45%) HTML5
14 9 (5.81%) XSLT
15 8 (5.16%) REST
16 7 (4.52%) jQuery
17 6 (3.87%) Node.js
17 6 (3.87%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.45%) Oculus Rift
3 7 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.52%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.94%) Blog
5 2 (1.29%) Animation
5 2 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.29%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.68%) MVC
3 39 (25.16%) Software Engineering
4 26 (16.77%) TDD
5 25 (16.13%) DevOps
6 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
6 19 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (12.26%) SOLID
6 19 (12.26%) Test Automation
7 17 (10.97%) BDD
7 17 (10.97%) Web Development
8 16 (10.32%) Scrum
9 15 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 13 (8.39%) OO
11 12 (7.74%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 12 (7.74%) Line Management
11 12 (7.74%) YAGNI
12 11 (7.10%) Configuration Management
13 10 (6.45%) Migration
13 10 (6.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 80 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 55 (35.48%) SQL
3 39 (25.16%) Java
4 31 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 20 (12.90%) TypeScript
6 18 (11.61%) Python
7 12 (7.74%) C++
8 5 (3.23%) PHP
8 5 (3.23%) Scala
9 3 (1.94%) R
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) Go
10 1 (0.65%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.65%) Ruby
10 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (5.81%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) ISEB
3 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Ansible
1 4 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.29%) Puppet
2 2 (1.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.45%) Atlassian
3 9 (5.81%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.23%) NVIDIA
5 2 (1.29%) Remedy
5 2 (1.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.65%) Databricks
6 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com