Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North of England
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,993 4,120 4,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.80% 18.86% 17.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.52% 34.81% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,495 3,628 3,928
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 9,496 11,834 13,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 50.13% 54.18% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,416 9,982 11,296
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 1,580 £45,000 - 425
Yorkshire +1 1,209 £44,000 +3.53% 292
North East -3 206 £44,000 -2.22% 51
C#
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 2,310 (77.18%) .NET
2 1,442 (48.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1,354 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 1,272 (42.50%) SQL
5 1,142 (38.16%) MVC
6 1,138 (38.02%) ASP.NET
7 1,123 (37.52%) SQL Server
8 801 (26.76%) Microsoft
9 785 (26.23%) HTML
10 760 (25.39%) Azure
11 648 (21.65%) CSS
12 626 (20.92%) Software Engineering
13 613 (20.48%) Java
14 583 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 572 (19.11%) AngularJS
16 484 (16.17%) Scrum
17 474 (15.84%) .NET Framework
17 474 (15.84%) Test Automation
18 470 (15.70%) jQuery
19 462 (15.44%) .NET Core
20 440 (14.70%) TDD
21 411 (13.73%) Degree
22 383 (12.80%) DevOps
23 382 (12.76%) Finance
24 364 (12.16%) Git (software)
25 336 (11.23%) Web Services
26 328 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web API
27 305 (10.19%) C++
28 296 (9.89%) AWS
29 278 (9.29%) Problem-Solving

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 95 (3.17%) Umbraco
2 94 (3.14%) CMS
3 83 (2.77%) IIS
4 65 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 30 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 29 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 27 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 25 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 18 (0.60%) Confluence
9 18 (0.60%) NServiceBus
10 13 (0.43%) nginx
11 11 (0.37%) Apache Spark
11 11 (0.37%) Drupal
11 11 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.30%) JBoss
12 9 (0.30%) Kentico
13 6 (0.20%) Apache
14 5 (0.17%) OpenEdge
15 4 (0.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.50%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.067%) FileZilla
4 2 (0.067%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.033%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 63 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.74%) WebTrends
3 18 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
5 5 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.13%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.10%) Maximo
7 3 (0.10%) Raiser's Edge
8 2 (0.067%) Aligne
8 2 (0.067%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.033%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 760 (25.39%) Azure
2 296 (9.89%) AWS
3 113 (3.78%) SaaS
4 42 (1.40%) Serverless
5 41 (1.37%) Power Platform
6 36 (1.20%) GitHub
6 36 (1.20%) Office 365
7 31 (1.04%) GCP
8 26 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
9 16 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (0.53%) G Suite
10 14 (0.47%) PaaS
11 12 (0.40%) IaaS
12 10 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
14 7 (0.23%) BlazeMeter
14 7 (0.23%) Slack
15 6 (0.20%) Asana
15 6 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 98 (3.27%) Broadband
2 21 (0.70%) Internet
3 15 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.40%) Ethernet
5 9 (0.30%) HTTP
6 8 (0.27%) LLU
7 6 (0.20%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.17%) DNS
8 5 (0.17%) Firewall
8 5 (0.17%) Skype
9 4 (0.13%) RFID
9 4 (0.13%) VPN
10 3 (0.10%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.10%) DHCP
10 3 (0.10%) FTP
10 3 (0.10%) Wireless
11 2 (0.067%) Intranet
11 2 (0.067%) LAN
11 2 (0.067%) WAN
12 1 (0.033%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,123 (37.52%) SQL Server
2 165 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 147 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 117 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 101 (3.37%) MySQL
6 76 (2.54%) NoSQL
7 68 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 58 (1.94%) MongoDB
9 51 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
10 43 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (1.30%) Power BI
11 39 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 35 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
13 28 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (0.74%) Big Data
16 20 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
16 20 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
16 20 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
17 19 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 364 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 264 (8.82%) Selenium
3 256 (8.55%) Visual Studio
4 218 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 131 (4.38%) WebDriver
6 117 (3.91%) SpecFlow
7 116 (3.88%) JIRA
8 106 (3.54%) Jenkins
9 97 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 95 (3.17%) SoapUI
11 80 (2.67%) Cucumber
12 67 (2.24%) NUnit
12 67 (2.24%) TeamCity
13 65 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
14 48 (1.60%) Subversion
15 38 (1.27%) Appium
16 31 (1.04%) JMeter
17 30 (1.00%) IBM UrbanCode
18 29 (0.97%) gulp
18 29 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 382 (12.76%) Finance
2 109 (3.64%) Marketing
3 86 (2.87%) Manufacturing
4 85 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 83 (2.77%) Retail
6 60 (2.00%) Banking
7 50 (1.67%) Public Sector
8 41 (1.37%) Legal
9 33 (1.10%) Games
10 19 (0.63%) Electronics
11 16 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 13 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.40%) Automotive
14 10 (0.33%) Billing
15 9 (0.30%) Local Government
16 8 (0.27%) Law
17 7 (0.23%) Housing Association
18 5 (0.17%) Fire and Rescue
18 5 (0.17%) Military
18 5 (0.17%) Police
Job Titles
1 2,103 (70.26%) Developer
2 1,007 (33.65%) C# Developer
3 913 (30.50%) .NET Developer
4 578 (19.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 570 (19.04%) Software Developer
6 489 (16.34%) Senior Developer
7 248 (8.29%) C# Software Developer
8 238 (7.95%) Senior .NET Developer
9 237 (7.92%) Software Engineer
10 233 (7.78%) Senior C# Developer
11 173 (5.78%) SQL Developer
12 172 (5.75%) .NET Software Developer
13 154 (5.15%) Programmer
14 150 (5.01%) ASP.NET Developer
15 145 (4.84%) C# Programmer
16 142 (4.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 142 (4.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 141 (4.71%) Junior
18 127 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 127 (4.24%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,310 (77.18%) .NET
2 1,138 (38.02%) ASP.NET
3 785 (26.23%) HTML
4 648 (21.65%) CSS
5 583 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 572 (19.11%) AngularJS
7 474 (15.84%) .NET Framework
8 470 (15.70%) jQuery
9 462 (15.44%) .NET Core
10 336 (11.23%) Web Services
11 328 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 266 (8.89%) REST
13 260 (8.69%) React
14 239 (7.99%) XML
15 235 (7.85%) Entity Framework
16 194 (6.48%) WCF
17 176 (5.88%) SOAP
18 161 (5.38%) RESTful
19 150 (5.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 142 (4.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 205 (6.85%) Greenfield Project
2 163 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 159 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
4 131 (4.38%) User Experience
5 103 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
6 101 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 56 (1.87%) Algorithms
8 51 (1.70%) Data Structures
9 47 (1.57%) NHS
10 42 (1.40%) Robotics
11 29 (0.97%) Derivative
11 29 (0.97%) Hedge funds
12 27 (0.90%) N-Tier
13 16 (0.53%) Cloud Native
13 16 (0.53%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.47%) Client/Server
14 14 (0.47%) Digital Media
14 14 (0.47%) Life Science
15 12 (0.40%) PMI
15 12 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 168 (5.61%) Windows
2 107 (3.58%) Android
3 69 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 56 (1.87%) Linux
5 31 (1.04%) Windows Server
6 21 (0.70%) Unix
7 15 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.40%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.37%) Windows 10
9 11 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.067%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.033%) CentOS
13 1 (0.033%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.033%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.033%) VME
13 1 (0.033%) VMS
13 1 (0.033%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,442 (48.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1,142 (38.16%) MVC
3 626 (20.92%) Software Engineering
4 484 (16.17%) Scrum
5 474 (15.84%) Test Automation
6 440 (14.70%) TDD
7 383 (12.80%) DevOps
8 278 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
9 274 (9.15%) OO
10 260 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
11 252 (8.42%) Mentoring
12 251 (8.39%) SDLC
13 233 (7.78%) Web Development
14 231 (7.72%) Microservices
15 228 (7.62%) Computer Science
16 216 (7.22%) Unit Testing
17 215 (7.18%) BDD
18 136 (4.54%) CRM
19 132 (4.41%) OOP
20 128 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,354 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 1,272 (42.50%) SQL
3 613 (20.48%) Java
4 305 (10.19%) C++
5 267 (8.92%) Python
6 259 (8.65%) T-SQL
7 143 (4.78%) VB.NET
8 114 (3.81%) PowerShell
9 107 (3.58%) PHP
9 107 (3.58%) VB
10 101 (3.37%) TypeScript
11 85 (2.84%) Ruby
12 55 (1.84%) C
13 48 (1.60%) VBA
14 45 (1.50%) R
15 43 (1.44%) Apex Code
16 40 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 40 (1.34%) Scala
17 26 (0.87%) Shell Script
18 20 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 411 (13.73%) Degree
2 84 (2.81%) ISTQB
3 53 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (1.24%) ISEB
6 31 (1.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 25 (0.84%) HND
8 12 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 10 (0.33%) MCP
10 9 (0.30%) Security Cleared
11 8 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
13 6 (0.20%) CREST Certified
13 6 (0.20%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.20%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.20%) OSCP
14 5 (0.17%) MCSE
14 5 (0.17%) Postgraduate
15 4 (0.13%) MCSD
15 4 (0.13%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (6.28%) QA
2 23 (0.77%) GDPR
3 17 (0.57%) SLA
4 8 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.17%) PMO
6 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.067%) FINRA
7 2 (0.067%) MiFID
8 1 (0.033%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.033%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.033%) MISRA
8 1 (0.033%) MISRA C
System Software
1 141 (4.71%) Docker
2 30 (1.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.17%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.10%) Firmware
6 3 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.067%) IAG
7 2 (0.067%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 55 (1.84%) Kubernetes
2 30 (1.00%) Tivoli
3 24 (0.80%) CA Service Virtualization
4 18 (0.60%) Ansible
5 14 (0.47%) Terraform
6 8 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.23%) Puppet
8 6 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.17%) Rancher
10 4 (0.13%) Salt
11 3 (0.10%) Consul
11 3 (0.10%) Kibana
12 2 (0.067%) logstash
12 2 (0.067%) MIIS
12 2 (0.067%) Nagios
12 2 (0.067%) Packer
12 2 (0.067%) SCCM
12 2 (0.067%) SCOM
13 1 (0.033%) Grafana
Vendors
1 801 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 90 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
2 90 (3.01%) Xamarin
3 81 (2.71%) Oracle
4 75 (2.51%) Google
5 74 (2.47%) Sage
6 63 (2.10%) Pega
7 57 (1.90%) IBM
8 34 (1.14%) CA
8 34 (1.14%) Sitecore
9 17 (0.57%) TIBCO
10 16 (0.53%) Atlassian
11 13 (0.43%) SAP
12 11 (0.37%) Avid
13 9 (0.30%) OutSystems
14 7 (0.23%) Databricks
15 6 (0.20%) VMware
16 5 (0.17%) HP
16 5 (0.17%) Informatica
16 5 (0.17%) Netezza