Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North of England
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,065 3,170 4,572
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 17.46% 16.72% 19.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.99% 32.67% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,876 2,905 4,414
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 the North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,260 9,703 13,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 52.94% 51.18% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,276 7,634 11,231
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,625 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,688 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in the North of England

C#
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for C# in the North of England

C#
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the North of England over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for C# in the North of England

C#
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the North of England region over the 6 months to 30 May 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
North West +1 1,124 £47,500 +5.56% 181
Yorkshire +1 788 £45,000 +5.88% 84
North East +1 153 £41,000 +2.50% 43
C#
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 of England region with a requirement for C#.

1 1,555 (75.30%) .NET
2 952 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
3 908 (43.97%) JavaScript
4 766 (37.09%) SQL
5 715 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 678 (32.83%) MVC
7 668 (32.35%) Azure
8 662 (32.06%) ASP.NET
9 517 (25.04%) AngularJS
10 502 (24.31%) .NET Core
11 497 (24.07%) HTML
12 482 (23.34%) Microsoft
13 434 (21.02%) CSS
14 412 (19.95%) Software Engineering
15 357 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 354 (17.14%) DevOps
17 326 (15.79%) Java
18 313 (15.16%) ASP.NET Web API
19 310 (15.01%) .NET Framework
20 298 (14.43%) TDD
20 298 (14.43%) AWS
21 286 (13.85%) Finance
22 267 (12.93%) Test Automation
23 245 (11.86%) React
24 237 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
25 227 (10.99%) Scrum
26 221 (10.70%) Greenfield Project
27 219 (10.61%) Microservices
28 218 (10.56%) Git (software)
28 218 (10.56%) Degree

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 78 (3.78%) IIS
2 39 (1.89%) CMS
3 28 (1.36%) Confluence
3 28 (1.36%) Umbraco
4 24 (1.16%) nginx
5 20 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (0.92%) Apache
6 19 (0.92%) SharePoint
7 12 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.44%) Mule
10 8 (0.39%) NServiceBus
10 8 (0.39%) SAS
11 7 (0.34%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.29%) Drupal
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.24%) Appian
14 4 (0.19%) SilverStripe
14 4 (0.19%) WordPress
15 3 (0.15%) EPiServer
Applications
1 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.15%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.048%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
4 6 (0.29%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.19%) Infor M3
5 4 (0.19%) Magento
5 4 (0.19%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.19%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.15%) MIS ActiveH
7 2 (0.097%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.097%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.048%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.048%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 668 (32.35%) Azure
2 298 (14.43%) AWS
3 65 (3.15%) GitHub
4 54 (2.62%) Serverless
5 46 (2.23%) GCP
6 42 (2.03%) Dynamics 365
7 37 (1.79%) SaaS
8 25 (1.21%) Power Platform
9 24 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (0.73%) Office 365
11 12 (0.58%) Trello
12 10 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.48%) OpenShift
13 9 (0.44%) PaaS
14 8 (0.39%) Slack
15 7 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (0.34%) BrowserStack
15 7 (0.34%) npm
16 6 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.89%) Internet
2 29 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 18 (0.87%) VPN
3 18 (0.87%) Wireless
4 17 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (0.77%) Bluetooth
5 16 (0.77%) LTE
5 16 (0.77%) MQTT
5 16 (0.77%) SSL
6 15 (0.73%) Firewall
6 15 (0.73%) HTTP
6 15 (0.73%) Intranet
7 8 (0.39%) Skype
8 7 (0.34%) LAN
9 6 (0.29%) DNS
10 4 (0.19%) WAN
11 3 (0.15%) Network Security
11 3 (0.15%) VoIP
12 2 (0.097%) AMQP
12 2 (0.097%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 715 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 86 (4.16%) NoSQL
3 63 (3.05%) MySQL
3 63 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 58 (2.81%) MongoDB
5 55 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 27 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (1.11%) Power BI
10 22 (1.07%) RDBMS
10 22 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (0.77%) Big Data
13 14 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
14 13 (0.63%) Redis
15 12 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 218 (10.56%) Git (software)
2 174 (8.43%) Selenium
3 137 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 133 (6.44%) Visual Studio
5 105 (5.08%) JIRA
6 102 (4.94%) Jenkins
7 86 (4.16%) WebDriver
8 69 (3.34%) Cucumber
9 62 (3.00%) SpecFlow
10 61 (2.95%) NUnit
11 56 (2.71%) SoapUI
12 53 (2.57%) Octopus Deploy
12 53 (2.57%) TeamCity
13 42 (2.03%) Maven
14 33 (1.60%) Subversion
15 32 (1.55%) Postman
16 31 (1.50%) Bitbucket
17 26 (1.26%) Appium
17 26 (1.26%) JMeter
18 25 (1.21%) Mercurial
General
1 286 (13.85%) Finance
2 93 (4.50%) Retail
3 56 (2.71%) Games
4 45 (2.18%) Manufacturing
5 44 (2.13%) Law
6 43 (2.08%) Public Sector
7 33 (1.60%) Automotive
8 29 (1.40%) Local Government
9 27 (1.31%) Marketing
10 25 (1.21%) Legal
11 14 (0.68%) Back Office
11 14 (0.68%) Banking
11 14 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.53%) Electronics
13 9 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.34%) Housing Association
14 7 (0.34%) Telecoms
15 6 (0.29%) Military
16 5 (0.24%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,372 (66.44%) Developer
2 540 (26.15%) .NET Developer
3 515 (24.94%) C# Developer
4 401 (19.42%) Software Developer
5 274 (13.27%) Senior Developer
6 244 (11.82%) Software Engineer
7 235 (11.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 132 (6.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 115 (5.57%) C# Software Developer
10 92 (4.46%) Junior
11 89 (4.31%) .NET Software Developer
11 89 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
11 89 (4.31%) Lead Developer
12 80 (3.87%) Junior Developer
13 74 (3.58%) Senior C# Developer
14 70 (3.39%) Tester
15 67 (3.24%) Architect
16 66 (3.20%) .NET Software Engineer
17 65 (3.15%) Senior Software Engineer
18 60 (2.91%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,555 (75.30%) .NET
2 662 (32.06%) ASP.NET
3 517 (25.04%) AngularJS
4 502 (24.31%) .NET Core
5 497 (24.07%) HTML
6 434 (21.02%) CSS
7 357 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 313 (15.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 310 (15.01%) .NET Framework
10 245 (11.86%) React
11 209 (10.12%) jQuery
12 206 (9.98%) Web Services
13 181 (8.77%) Entity Framework
14 143 (6.92%) HTML5
15 132 (6.39%) REST
16 124 (6.00%) XML
17 117 (5.67%) Node.js
18 111 (5.38%) RESTful
19 104 (5.04%) Vue.js
20 103 (4.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 221 (10.70%) Greenfield Project
2 126 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 87 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
5 75 (3.63%) Self-Motivation
6 68 (3.29%) User Experience
7 38 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.79%) Cloud Native
9 29 (1.40%) Data Structures
10 23 (1.11%) NHS
11 22 (1.07%) Algorithms
12 19 (0.92%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.87%) Internet of Things
14 13 (0.63%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.44%) Driving Licence
15 9 (0.44%) Public Cloud
16 8 (0.39%) Blog
17 6 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
17 6 (0.29%) Social Media
18 5 (0.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 127 (6.15%) Windows
2 74 (3.58%) Linux
3 49 (2.37%) Android
4 43 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.02%) Windows Server
6 13 (0.63%) CentOS
6 13 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.48%) Unix
8 8 (0.39%) VMS
9 7 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.24%) Debian
11 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.097%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.048%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.048%) VME
13 1 (0.048%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.048%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 952 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 678 (32.83%) MVC
3 412 (19.95%) Software Engineering
4 354 (17.14%) DevOps
5 298 (14.43%) TDD
6 267 (12.93%) Test Automation
7 237 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
8 227 (10.99%) Scrum
9 219 (10.61%) Microservices
10 199 (9.64%) OO
11 175 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
12 168 (8.14%) BDD
13 152 (7.36%) Mentoring
14 151 (7.31%) Unit Testing
15 142 (6.88%) SDLC
16 134 (6.49%) Web Development
17 88 (4.26%) OOP
18 86 (4.16%) Computer Science
19 81 (3.92%) Software Testing
20 67 (3.24%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 908 (43.97%) JavaScript
2 766 (37.09%) SQL
3 326 (15.79%) Java
4 200 (9.69%) Python
5 189 (9.15%) C++
6 131 (6.34%) TypeScript
7 127 (6.15%) VB.NET
8 116 (5.62%) T-SQL
9 70 (3.39%) VB
10 69 (3.34%) C
11 56 (2.71%) PHP
12 44 (2.13%) PowerShell
13 42 (2.03%) Ruby
14 38 (1.84%) VBScript
15 34 (1.65%) Scala
16 24 (1.16%) Kotlin
17 23 (1.11%) ES6
18 21 (1.02%) VB6
19 19 (0.92%) XAML
20 18 (0.87%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 218 (10.56%) Degree
2 36 (1.74%) ISTQB
3 35 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 28 (1.36%) DV Cleared
5 26 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 25 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.58%) ISEB
8 12 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.48%) MCSD
9 10 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
10 8 (0.39%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.15%) MCAD
11 3 (0.15%) PhD
12 2 (0.097%) CISSP
12 2 (0.097%) HND
13 1 (0.048%) MCPD
13 1 (0.048%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.18%) QA
2 29 (1.40%) GDPR
3 20 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.19%) SLA
6 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.048%) PMO
System Software
1 149 (7.22%) Docker
2 17 (0.82%) Firmware
3 12 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.34%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.29%) vSphere
6 5 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.19%) Xen
8 3 (0.15%) IAG
9 2 (0.097%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.048%) KVM
10 1 (0.048%) NFS
10 1 (0.048%) pfSense
10 1 (0.048%) Samba
Systems Management
1 97 (4.70%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.31%) Ansible
3 22 (1.07%) Terraform
4 19 (0.92%) Puppet
5 18 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.29%) SCCM
7 5 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.19%) IBM BigFix
8 4 (0.19%) Kibana
8 4 (0.19%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.15%) Nagios
9 3 (0.15%) Rancher
9 3 (0.15%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.097%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.048%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.048%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.048%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.048%) Mesos
11 1 (0.048%) Packer
11 1 (0.048%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 482 (23.34%) Microsoft
2 83 (4.02%) Xamarin
3 56 (2.71%) Oracle
4 39 (1.89%) Google
5 26 (1.26%) Sitecore
6 25 (1.21%) Sage
7 23 (1.11%) VMware
8 18 (0.87%) Atlassian
8 18 (0.87%) IBM
8 18 (0.87%) webMethods
9 11 (0.53%) New Relic
10 10 (0.48%) Splunk
11 9 (0.44%) Red Hat
11 9 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.44%) SAP
12 8 (0.39%) NVIDIA
12 8 (0.39%) Perforce
13 7 (0.34%) DevExpress
13 7 (0.34%) Micro Focus
13 7 (0.34%) ServiceNow