Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,516 2,834 3,534
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 15.85% 17.57% 18.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.04% 34.94% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,758 2,617 3,430
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,204
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,221 8,111 10,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 54.60% 50.29% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4,597 6,756 8,434
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 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 24 January 2021.

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 24 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
North West -1 771 £50,000 +11.11% 309
Yorkshire -3 601 £50,000 +11.11% 148
North East +1 144 £47,500 +9.20% 47
C#
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for C#.

1 1,059 (69.85%) .NET
2 703 (46.37%) JavaScript
3 632 (41.69%) Agile Software Development
4 617 (40.70%) SQL
5 548 (36.15%) Azure
6 481 (31.73%) MVC
7 420 (27.70%) Software Engineering
8 419 (27.64%) ASP.NET
8 419 (27.64%) .NET Core
9 381 (25.13%) SQL Server
10 358 (23.61%) HTML
11 332 (21.90%) DevOps
12 316 (20.84%) CSS
13 308 (20.32%) Python
13 308 (20.32%) AngularJS
14 304 (20.05%) Java
15 273 (18.01%) TDD
16 271 (17.88%) .NET Framework
17 263 (17.35%) AWS
18 253 (16.69%) Microsoft
19 225 (14.84%) Docker
20 216 (14.25%) ASP.NET Web API
21 198 (13.06%) React
22 195 (12.86%) Test Automation
23 187 (12.34%) Finance
24 173 (11.41%) Git (software)
25 171 (11.28%) Node.js
26 170 (11.21%) Microservices
27 166 (10.95%) NoSQL
28 163 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (5.15%) CMS
2 46 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (2.77%) nginx
3 42 (2.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 30 (1.98%) IIS
5 25 (1.65%) Umbraco
6 23 (1.52%) Confluence
7 17 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.06%) Kentico
9 15 (0.99%) EPiServer
10 11 (0.73%) WordPress
11 8 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.53%) NServiceBus
12 6 (0.40%) WinCC
13 5 (0.33%) JBoss
14 3 (0.20%) Apache
15 2 (0.13%) Apache Spark
15 2 (0.13%) Content Management Server
15 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.26%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.66%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.13%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.066%) Magento
4 1 (0.066%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.066%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 548 (36.15%) Azure
2 263 (17.35%) AWS
3 91 (6.00%) GCP
4 44 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 37 (2.44%) Serverless
6 36 (2.37%) Datadog
6 36 (2.37%) Pulumi
7 34 (2.24%) SaaS
8 28 (1.85%) Power Platform
9 22 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
10 20 (1.32%) GitHub
11 15 (0.99%) PaaS
12 12 (0.79%) NuGet
13 11 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
13 11 (0.73%) Logic Apps
14 10 (0.66%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.53%) Amazon ECS
16 6 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (0.40%) Slack
17 5 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.86%) HTTP
2 8 (0.53%) Internet
3 4 (0.26%) Network Security
4 2 (0.13%) AMQP
4 2 (0.13%) FTP
4 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.13%) Skype
4 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.13%) Wireless
5 1 (0.066%) 3G
5 1 (0.066%) 4G
5 1 (0.066%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.066%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 166 (10.95%) NoSQL
3 103 (6.79%) MongoDB
4 94 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
5 82 (5.41%) MySQL
6 80 (5.28%) Redis
7 57 (3.76%) Big Data
8 53 (3.50%) Relational Database
9 50 (3.30%) Cosmos DB
10 49 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 37 (2.44%) MariaDB
12 31 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (1.19%) Power BI
15 16 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
17 13 (0.86%) RDBMS
18 12 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
18 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
19 9 (0.59%) Informix
Development Applications
1 173 (11.41%) Git (software)
2 144 (9.50%) Selenium
3 132 (8.71%) Jenkins
4 99 (6.53%) Visual Studio
5 78 (5.15%) JIRA
6 77 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 58 (3.83%) TeamCity
8 50 (3.30%) Subversion
9 49 (3.23%) SpecFlow
10 46 (3.03%) Bitbucket
11 37 (2.44%) Mercurial
11 37 (2.44%) WebDriver
12 28 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
13 27 (1.78%) SoapUI
14 19 (1.25%) Cucumber
14 19 (1.25%) NUnit
14 19 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
14 19 (1.25%) Protractor
15 18 (1.19%) Maven
16 16 (1.06%) MSTest
General
1 187 (12.34%) Finance
2 58 (3.83%) Games
3 36 (2.37%) Retail
4 33 (2.18%) Law
5 31 (2.04%) Public Sector
6 17 (1.12%) Marketing
7 8 (0.53%) Automotive
7 8 (0.53%) Back Office
7 8 (0.53%) Legal
7 8 (0.53%) Local Government
8 7 (0.46%) Publishing
9 5 (0.33%) Advertising
9 5 (0.33%) Front Office
9 5 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.26%) Banking
11 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.20%) Housing Association
11 3 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.20%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 908 (59.89%) Developer
2 410 (27.04%) .NET Developer
3 279 (18.40%) Software Engineer
4 277 (18.27%) C# Developer
5 261 (17.22%) Software Developer
6 204 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 160 (10.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 122 (8.05%) Senior .NET Developer
9 103 (6.79%) C# Software Developer
10 84 (5.54%) .NET Software Developer
11 65 (4.29%) C# Software Engineer
12 64 (4.22%) Full Stack Developer
13 61 (4.02%) Tester
14 59 (3.89%) Web Developer
15 58 (3.83%) DevOps Engineer
16 57 (3.76%) Senior C# Developer
17 55 (3.63%) Senior Software Engineer
18 52 (3.43%) Automation Tester
19 49 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
20 48 (3.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,059 (69.85%) .NET
2 419 (27.64%) .NET Core
2 419 (27.64%) ASP.NET
3 358 (23.61%) HTML
4 316 (20.84%) CSS
5 308 (20.32%) AngularJS
6 271 (17.88%) .NET Framework
7 216 (14.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 198 (13.06%) React
9 171 (11.28%) Node.js
10 163 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 133 (8.77%) HTML5
12 113 (7.45%) jQuery
13 109 (7.19%) Vue.js
14 106 (6.99%) Web Services
15 101 (6.66%) REST
16 98 (6.46%) Entity Framework
17 84 (5.54%) CSS3
18 74 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 64 (4.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 145 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
3 70 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 68 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
5 63 (4.16%) Mobile App
6 47 (3.10%) User Experience
7 37 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
8 22 (1.45%) NHS
9 19 (1.25%) Cloud Native
10 18 (1.19%) Public Cloud
11 16 (1.06%) Blog
12 12 (0.79%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 10 (0.66%) PlayStation
14 8 (0.53%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.53%) Driving Licence
14 8 (0.53%) Xbox
15 7 (0.46%) Animation
16 6 (0.40%) Replication
16 6 (0.40%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 77 (5.08%) Windows
2 58 (3.83%) Linux
3 21 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 15 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 14 (0.92%) Android
6 6 (0.40%) Unix
7 5 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.13%) CentOS
9 2 (0.13%) Fedora
9 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (41.69%) Agile Software Development
2 481 (31.73%) MVC
3 420 (27.70%) Software Engineering
4 332 (21.90%) DevOps
5 273 (18.01%) TDD
6 195 (12.86%) Test Automation
7 170 (11.21%) Microservices
8 162 (10.69%) Web Development
9 159 (10.49%) Unit Testing
10 153 (10.09%) OO
11 152 (10.03%) Mentoring
12 147 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
13 120 (7.92%) OOP
14 113 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
15 102 (6.73%) SOLID
16 94 (6.20%) Scrum
17 84 (5.54%) BDD
18 76 (5.01%) Mathematics
19 66 (4.35%) Analytics
19 66 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 703 (46.37%) JavaScript
2 617 (40.70%) SQL
3 308 (20.32%) Python
4 304 (20.05%) Java
5 137 (9.04%) C++
6 124 (8.18%) TypeScript
7 105 (6.93%) Ruby
8 103 (6.79%) Go
9 79 (5.21%) T-SQL
10 63 (4.16%) PHP
11 53 (3.50%) PowerShell
11 53 (3.50%) Scala
12 45 (2.97%) Bash Shell
13 42 (2.77%) Kotlin
14 38 (2.51%) Groovy
15 25 (1.65%) VB.NET
16 20 (1.32%) VB
17 19 (1.25%) C
18 7 (0.46%) R
19 6 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (9.30%) Degree
2 51 (3.36%) Numerate Degree
3 37 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 15 (0.99%) PhD
6 8 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
7 7 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
8 6 (0.40%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.40%) ISEB
8 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.26%) CIW
9 4 (0.26%) OCA
9 4 (0.26%) OCP
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.066%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.066%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.63%) QA
2 12 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.66%) WAI
4 6 (0.40%) SLA
5 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.066%) GDPR
System Software
1 225 (14.84%) Docker
2 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 124 (8.18%) Kubernetes
2 109 (7.19%) Terraform
3 102 (6.73%) Ansible
4 65 (4.29%) Puppet
5 41 (2.70%) Grafana
6 40 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (2.57%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.20%) SCCM
9 2 (0.13%) Graylog
9 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.066%) Nagios
10 1 (0.066%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 253 (16.69%) Microsoft
2 56 (3.69%) Sitecore
3 40 (2.64%) Oracle
4 36 (2.37%) New Relic
4 36 (2.37%) SaltStack
5 32 (2.11%) Xamarin
6 22 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.06%) Google
8 7 (0.46%) DevExpress
9 6 (0.40%) SAP
9 6 (0.40%) Splunk
10 5 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.26%) Databricks
11 4 (0.26%) Snowplow
11 4 (0.26%) Sony
11 4 (0.26%) Telerik
11 4 (0.26%) VMware
12 3 (0.20%) Mapbox
12 3 (0.20%) NVIDIA
12 3 (0.20%) Perforce