Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,582 2,987 4,339
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 17.85% 15.54% 18.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.72% 30.81% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,573 2,702 4,138
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £32,100 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,850 £61,200 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 4,987 9,696 12,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 56.27% 50.44% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4,323 7,496 10,652
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +1 878 £50,000 +11.11% 264
Yorkshire -2 551 £47,000 +9.30% 114
North East +1 153 £42,500 -3.41% 45
C#
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 1,196 (75.60%) .NET
2 693 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
3 669 (42.29%) JavaScript
4 552 (34.89%) SQL Server
5 528 (33.38%) SQL
6 497 (31.42%) MVC
7 489 (30.91%) Azure
8 473 (29.90%) ASP.NET
9 431 (27.24%) .NET Core
10 401 (25.35%) HTML
11 394 (24.91%) AngularJS
12 340 (21.49%) Software Engineering
13 338 (21.37%) CSS
14 332 (20.99%) Microsoft
15 306 (19.34%) DevOps
16 286 (18.08%) .NET Framework
17 256 (16.18%) TDD
17 256 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
18 238 (15.04%) Java
19 232 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
20 221 (13.97%) AWS
21 210 (13.27%) React
22 207 (13.08%) Test Automation
23 197 (12.45%) Microservices
24 195 (12.33%) Git (software)
25 186 (11.76%) Finance
26 181 (11.44%) OO
27 176 (11.13%) Problem-Solving
28 162 (10.24%) Python
29 161 (10.18%) 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 40 (2.53%) IIS
2 39 (2.47%) CMS
3 21 (1.33%) nginx
3 21 (1.33%) Umbraco
4 19 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 15 (0.95%) Apache
7 13 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (0.63%) NServiceBus
9 9 (0.57%) Confluence
10 6 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.25%) Drupal
11 4 (0.25%) Mule
11 4 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.25%) SilverStripe
11 4 (0.25%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.25%) WordPress
12 2 (0.13%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (0.95%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.063%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.063%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.51%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (0.32%) Magento
5 3 (0.19%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.19%) MIS ActiveH
6 2 (0.13%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.063%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 489 (30.91%) Azure
2 221 (13.97%) AWS
3 45 (2.84%) GitHub
4 44 (2.78%) GCP
5 27 (1.71%) Serverless
6 26 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
6 26 (1.64%) SaaS
7 24 (1.52%) Power Platform
8 18 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
9 16 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (0.76%) Logic Apps
12 9 (0.57%) NuGet
12 9 (0.57%) PaaS
12 9 (0.57%) Trello
13 8 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (0.44%) Amazon ECS
14 7 (0.44%) npm
15 6 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.64%) Internet
2 16 (1.01%) VPN
3 14 (0.88%) Intranet
4 13 (0.82%) Firewall
4 13 (0.82%) Skype
5 11 (0.70%) HTTP
5 11 (0.70%) SSL
6 10 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.38%) AMQP
8 6 (0.38%) Bluetooth
8 6 (0.38%) LTE
8 6 (0.38%) MQTT
8 6 (0.38%) Wireless
9 4 (0.25%) DNS
10 3 (0.19%) LAN
10 3 (0.19%) Network Security
10 3 (0.19%) RFID
10 3 (0.19%) VoIP
11 1 (0.063%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 552 (34.89%) SQL Server
2 93 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 53 (3.35%) MongoDB
4 49 (3.10%) MySQL
5 48 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 41 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (1.45%) Power BI
10 17 (1.07%) Big Data
11 16 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (0.70%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.70%) Redis
15 10 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (0.57%) Cosmos DB
17 7 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 195 (12.33%) Git (software)
2 123 (7.77%) Selenium
3 94 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 94 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 92 (5.82%) Jenkins
5 86 (5.44%) JIRA
6 77 (4.87%) TeamCity
7 58 (3.67%) NUnit
8 56 (3.54%) WebDriver
9 55 (3.48%) Octopus Deploy
10 44 (2.78%) Subversion
11 43 (2.72%) SoapUI
12 42 (2.65%) SpecFlow
13 39 (2.47%) Maven
14 28 (1.77%) Cucumber
15 24 (1.52%) Mercurial
16 18 (1.14%) Postman
17 17 (1.07%) JUnit
18 16 (1.01%) Protractor
19 14 (0.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 186 (11.76%) Finance
2 68 (4.30%) Games
3 61 (3.86%) Retail
4 41 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 37 (2.34%) Law
6 33 (2.09%) Marketing
6 33 (2.09%) Public Sector
7 32 (2.02%) Automotive
8 27 (1.71%) Local Government
9 17 (1.07%) Banking
10 15 (0.95%) Back Office
11 13 (0.82%) Electronics
11 13 (0.82%) Legal
12 10 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.63%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.32%) Advertising
14 4 (0.25%) Housing Association
14 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.19%) Publishing
16 1 (0.063%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,038 (65.61%) Developer
2 463 (29.27%) .NET Developer
3 378 (23.89%) C# Developer
4 310 (19.60%) Software Developer
5 237 (14.98%) Senior Developer
6 224 (14.16%) Software Engineer
7 205 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 122 (7.71%) Senior .NET Developer
9 115 (7.27%) C# Software Developer
10 96 (6.07%) .NET Software Developer
11 77 (4.87%) Lead Developer
12 75 (4.74%) Architect
13 73 (4.61%) Senior C# Developer
14 72 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
15 70 (4.42%) C# Software Engineer
16 67 (4.24%) Junior
17 66 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
18 62 (3.92%) Junior Developer
19 58 (3.67%) .NET Software Engineer
20 56 (3.54%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,196 (75.60%) .NET
2 473 (29.90%) ASP.NET
3 431 (27.24%) .NET Core
4 401 (25.35%) HTML
5 394 (24.91%) AngularJS
6 338 (21.37%) CSS
7 286 (18.08%) .NET Framework
8 256 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 232 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 210 (13.27%) React
11 145 (9.17%) Entity Framework
12 141 (8.91%) Web Services
13 127 (8.03%) HTML5
14 122 (7.71%) jQuery
15 102 (6.45%) Node.js
16 99 (6.26%) REST
17 87 (5.50%) RESTful
18 79 (4.99%) WCF
19 78 (4.93%) XML
20 75 (4.74%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 131 (8.28%) Greenfield Project
2 104 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (5.82%) Mobile App
4 66 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
5 60 (3.79%) User Experience
6 49 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.26%) Data Structures
9 19 (1.20%) Cloud Native
10 18 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.07%) NHS
11 17 (1.07%) Virtual Team
12 15 (0.95%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.70%) Blog
14 8 (0.51%) Driving Licence
15 7 (0.44%) Oculus Rift
16 6 (0.38%) Internet of Things
16 6 (0.38%) Social Media
17 5 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
17 5 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (4.99%) Windows
2 58 (3.67%) Linux
3 38 (2.40%) Android
4 28 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.01%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.57%) Unix
7 8 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.32%) Debian
10 4 (0.25%) CentOS
11 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 693 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 497 (31.42%) MVC
3 340 (21.49%) Software Engineering
4 306 (19.34%) DevOps
5 256 (16.18%) TDD
6 207 (13.08%) Test Automation
7 197 (12.45%) Microservices
8 181 (11.44%) OO
9 176 (11.13%) Problem-Solving
10 138 (8.72%) Scrum
11 137 (8.66%) BDD
11 137 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
12 131 (8.28%) Web Development
13 129 (8.15%) Unit Testing
14 115 (7.27%) Mentoring
15 111 (7.02%) SDLC
16 85 (5.37%) OOP
17 76 (4.80%) SOLID
18 64 (4.05%) Computer Science
19 51 (3.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 669 (42.29%) JavaScript
2 528 (33.38%) SQL
3 238 (15.04%) Java
4 162 (10.24%) Python
5 127 (8.03%) C++
6 113 (7.14%) TypeScript
7 92 (5.82%) T-SQL
8 84 (5.31%) VB.NET
9 43 (2.72%) C
10 40 (2.53%) PHP
10 40 (2.53%) VB
11 33 (2.09%) PowerShell
12 29 (1.83%) Ruby
13 25 (1.58%) Scala
14 24 (1.52%) VBScript
15 18 (1.14%) Kotlin
16 16 (1.01%) ES6
17 14 (0.88%) PL/SQL
18 11 (0.70%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 161 (10.18%) Degree
2 25 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 25 (1.58%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.07%) ISTQB
4 17 (1.07%) TOGAF Certification
5 15 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.76%) PhD
7 8 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.44%) ISEB
9 6 (0.38%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.25%) MCPD
10 4 (0.25%) MCSD
11 2 (0.13%) HND
12 1 (0.063%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (6.57%) QA
2 15 (0.95%) SLA
3 7 (0.44%) GDPR
4 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.13%) GAMP
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 112 (7.08%) Docker
2 6 (0.38%) Firmware
2 6 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.38%) vSphere
3 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.25%) Xen
5 1 (0.063%) KVM
5 1 (0.063%) NFS
5 1 (0.063%) pfSense
5 1 (0.063%) Samba
Systems Management
1 69 (4.36%) Kubernetes
2 32 (2.02%) Ansible
3 23 (1.45%) Terraform
4 17 (1.07%) Puppet
5 15 (0.95%) Grafana
6 11 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.51%) SCCM
8 5 (0.32%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.25%) IBM BigFix
9 4 (0.25%) Kibana
9 4 (0.25%) vCenter Server
10 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.19%) Rancher
11 1 (0.063%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.063%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.063%) Nagios
11 1 (0.063%) Packer
11 1 (0.063%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.063%) Proxmox
11 1 (0.063%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 332 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 51 (3.22%) Xamarin
3 38 (2.40%) Oracle
4 32 (2.02%) Google
5 24 (1.52%) Splunk
6 21 (1.33%) Sitecore
7 14 (0.88%) VMware
8 13 (0.82%) webMethods
9 12 (0.76%) TOWER Software
10 11 (0.70%) NVIDIA
11 10 (0.63%) IBM
11 10 (0.63%) Perforce
11 10 (0.63%) SAP
12 9 (0.57%) Apple
13 7 (0.44%) DevExpress
13 7 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.38%) Autodesk
14 6 (0.38%) New Relic
15 5 (0.32%) ServiceNow
16 4 (0.25%) Tanium