Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,834 3,534 4,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 17.57% 18.32% 18.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.94% 35.19% 33.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,376 3,122 3,952
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,675
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 8,111 10,043 13,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 50.29% 52.06% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6,718 8,380 11,142
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the North of England over the 6 months to 24 January 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 24 January 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 -2 1,567 £45,000 - 458
Yorkshire +1 1,085 £45,000 +5.88% 287
North East -4 184 £44,250 +4.12% 89
C#
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 2,199 (77.59%) .NET
2 1,352 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
3 1,249 (44.07%) JavaScript
4 1,095 (38.64%) MVC
5 1,085 (38.29%) SQL
6 1,061 (37.44%) ASP.NET
7 1,041 (36.73%) SQL Server
8 829 (29.25%) Azure
9 695 (24.52%) HTML
10 671 (23.68%) Microsoft
11 653 (23.04%) AngularJS
12 626 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 587 (20.71%) .NET Core
14 579 (20.43%) CSS
15 499 (17.61%) Scrum
16 494 (17.43%) .NET Framework
17 488 (17.22%) Software Engineering
17 488 (17.22%) Java
18 450 (15.88%) TDD
19 421 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
20 411 (14.50%) Test Automation
21 409 (14.43%) Finance
22 373 (13.16%) DevOps
23 368 (12.99%) Web Services
24 337 (11.89%) AWS
25 325 (11.47%) jQuery
26 322 (11.36%) Microservices
27 311 (10.97%) React
28 302 (10.66%) Entity Framework
29 296 (10.44%) Selenium

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
1 112 (3.95%) IIS
2 70 (2.47%) CMS
3 54 (1.91%) Umbraco
4 42 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 40 (1.41%) Confluence
6 26 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 18 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.35%) EPiServer
10 8 (0.28%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.25%) Kentico
11 7 (0.25%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.18%) nginx
14 4 (0.14%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.14%) Appian
14 4 (0.14%) Drupal
14 4 (0.14%) Mule
14 4 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (0.56%) Chatbot
2 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 54 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.92%) WebTrends
3 14 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
5 7 (0.25%) Elite 3E
6 5 (0.18%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.18%) Sage 50
7 4 (0.14%) Magento
7 4 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.14%) Visualfiles
8 3 (0.11%) Raiser's Edge
8 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.071%) Aligne
9 2 (0.071%) Maximo
9 2 (0.071%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.035%) Aareon QL
10 1 (0.035%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 829 (29.25%) Azure
2 337 (11.89%) AWS
3 94 (3.32%) SaaS
4 68 (2.40%) GitHub
5 58 (2.05%) Serverless
6 46 (1.62%) Power Platform
7 42 (1.48%) GCP
8 30 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
9 22 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
10 21 (0.74%) PaaS
11 13 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (0.46%) FinancialForce
11 13 (0.46%) Force.com
12 11 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (0.39%) Slack
13 10 (0.35%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 10 (0.35%) IaaS
14 9 (0.32%) Office 365
15 8 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.27%) Internet
2 24 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 13 (0.46%) HTTP
4 11 (0.39%) AMQP
5 8 (0.28%) Intranet
6 7 (0.25%) LAN
6 7 (0.25%) Wireless
7 6 (0.21%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.21%) DNS
7 6 (0.21%) LTE
7 6 (0.21%) MQTT
7 6 (0.21%) WAN
7 6 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.18%) DAB
8 5 (0.18%) RFID
9 4 (0.14%) Skype
9 4 (0.14%) SSL
10 3 (0.11%) Broadband
10 3 (0.11%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,041 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 106 (3.74%) NoSQL
2 106 (3.74%) Relational Database
3 90 (3.18%) MySQL
4 85 (3.00%) MongoDB
4 85 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 73 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
7 38 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 37 (1.31%) RDBMS
9 35 (1.24%) Power BI
10 32 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 23 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (0.60%) Big Data
16 16 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
17 14 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
18 13 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 296 (10.44%) Selenium
2 264 (9.32%) Git (software)
3 207 (7.30%) Visual Studio
4 181 (6.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 171 (6.03%) WebDriver
6 141 (4.98%) Jenkins
7 139 (4.90%) JIRA
8 134 (4.73%) SpecFlow
9 104 (3.67%) Cucumber
10 77 (2.72%) NUnit
11 64 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 60 (2.12%) Visual Studio Team System
13 58 (2.05%) SoapUI
14 53 (1.87%) Hudson
15 52 (1.83%) Maven
16 51 (1.80%) TeamCity
17 49 (1.73%) Postman
18 43 (1.52%) Appium
18 43 (1.52%) Bitbucket
19 40 (1.41%) JUnit
General
1 409 (14.43%) Finance
2 77 (2.72%) Retail
3 69 (2.43%) Legal
4 63 (2.22%) Marketing
5 59 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 41 (1.45%) Games
7 37 (1.31%) Public Sector
8 30 (1.06%) Law
9 27 (0.95%) Banking
10 22 (0.78%) Advertising
11 18 (0.64%) Automotive
12 13 (0.46%) Aerospace
13 11 (0.39%) Military
13 11 (0.39%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.28%) Electronics
15 7 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.25%) Housing Association
16 4 (0.14%) Billing
16 4 (0.14%) Local Government
16 4 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,950 (68.81%) Developer
2 840 (29.64%) C# Developer
3 802 (28.30%) .NET Developer
4 424 (14.96%) Software Developer
5 423 (14.93%) Senior Developer
6 406 (14.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 230 (8.12%) Software Engineer
8 195 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 154 (5.43%) Senior C# Developer
10 126 (4.45%) Full Stack Developer
11 123 (4.34%) Lead Developer
12 117 (4.13%) C# Software Developer
13 103 (3.63%) Junior
14 102 (3.60%) Analyst
15 89 (3.14%) SQL Developer
16 82 (2.89%) Junior Developer
17 81 (2.86%) Technical Leader
18 80 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
19 78 (2.75%) .NET Software Developer
20 77 (2.72%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,199 (77.59%) .NET
2 1,061 (37.44%) ASP.NET
3 695 (24.52%) HTML
4 653 (23.04%) AngularJS
5 626 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 587 (20.71%) .NET Core
7 579 (20.43%) CSS
8 494 (17.43%) .NET Framework
9 421 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 368 (12.99%) Web Services
11 325 (11.47%) jQuery
12 311 (10.97%) React
13 302 (10.66%) Entity Framework
14 251 (8.86%) REST
15 199 (7.02%) RESTful
16 184 (6.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 171 (6.03%) HTML5
17 171 (6.03%) XML
18 157 (5.54%) WCF
19 151 (5.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 289 (10.20%) Greenfield Project
2 139 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
3 132 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 130 (4.59%) Mobile App
5 116 (4.09%) User Experience
6 79 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
7 46 (1.62%) Data Structures
8 41 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 38 (1.34%) Cloud Native
10 34 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 25 (0.88%) NHS
12 18 (0.64%) Data Centre
13 16 (0.56%) PMI
14 15 (0.53%) Robotics
15 14 (0.49%) Driving Licence
15 14 (0.49%) Hedge funds
16 13 (0.46%) Private Cloud
17 12 (0.42%) Derivative
18 10 (0.35%) EPoS
18 10 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 172 (6.07%) Windows
2 94 (3.32%) Android
3 78 (2.75%) Apple iOS
4 55 (1.94%) Linux
5 19 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (0.53%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.46%) VMS
8 11 (0.39%) Unix
9 9 (0.32%) CentOS
9 9 (0.32%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.11%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.071%) VME
12 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.035%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.035%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,352 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1,095 (38.64%) MVC
3 499 (17.61%) Scrum
4 488 (17.22%) Software Engineering
5 450 (15.88%) TDD
6 411 (14.50%) Test Automation
7 373 (13.16%) DevOps
8 322 (11.36%) Microservices
9 270 (9.53%) Continuous Integration
10 259 (9.14%) Problem-Solving
11 224 (7.90%) Web Development
12 221 (7.80%) Mentoring
13 216 (7.62%) BDD
14 212 (7.48%) SDLC
15 197 (6.95%) OO
16 188 (6.63%) Unit Testing
17 162 (5.72%) Computer Science
18 138 (4.87%) Kanban
19 108 (3.81%) SOLID
20 107 (3.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1,249 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 1,085 (38.29%) SQL
3 488 (17.22%) Java
4 244 (8.61%) Python
5 183 (6.46%) T-SQL
6 157 (5.54%) C++
7 122 (4.30%) VB.NET
8 106 (3.74%) TypeScript
9 96 (3.39%) VB
10 78 (2.75%) Ruby
11 57 (2.01%) PHP
11 57 (2.01%) PowerShell
12 44 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 41 (1.45%) C
14 37 (1.31%) Apex Code
15 35 (1.24%) Scala
16 30 (1.06%) VB6
16 30 (1.06%) VBScript
17 24 (0.85%) PL/SQL
18 23 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 272 (9.60%) Degree
2 57 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 41 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (1.02%) Security Cleared
6 25 (0.88%) ISEB
7 18 (0.64%) DV Cleared
8 16 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 15 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (0.42%) MCSD
11 11 (0.39%) DBS Check
12 9 (0.32%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.25%) CIW
13 7 (0.25%) OCA
13 7 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
14 6 (0.21%) RHCE
15 4 (0.14%) HND
15 4 (0.14%) MCTS
15 4 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (5.54%) QA
2 36 (1.27%) GDPR
3 27 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.25%) SLA
5 5 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.071%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.071%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.035%) MISRA
7 1 (0.035%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.035%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.035%) PMO
7 1 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 175 (6.18%) Docker
2 14 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 9 (0.32%) Firmware
4 7 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.21%) IAG
6 5 (0.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.071%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.035%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.035%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 102 (3.60%) Kubernetes
2 23 (0.81%) Terraform
3 20 (0.71%) Ansible
4 14 (0.49%) Tivoli
5 13 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.46%) Puppet
6 6 (0.21%) Mesos
7 4 (0.14%) Kibana
7 4 (0.14%) Nagios
7 4 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.071%) Consul
9 2 (0.071%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.035%) Grafana
10 1 (0.035%) Istio
10 1 (0.035%) linkerd
10 1 (0.035%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.035%) Rancher
10 1 (0.035%) SCCM
Vendors
1 671 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 131 (4.62%) Xamarin
3 81 (2.86%) Sage
4 74 (2.61%) Oracle
5 62 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
6 40 (1.41%) Sitecore
7 38 (1.34%) Google
8 30 (1.06%) IBM
9 25 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.46%) Advent
11 11 (0.39%) TIBCO
11 11 (0.39%) VMware
12 10 (0.35%) SAP
13 7 (0.25%) Intapp
13 7 (0.25%) Micro Focus
13 7 (0.25%) Perforce
14 6 (0.21%) CA Agile Central
14 6 (0.21%) Facebook
14 6 (0.21%) Parasoft
14 6 (0.21%) TOWER Software