Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North of England
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,366 2,939 4,062
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 18.02% 16.29% 18.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.17% 32.52% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,554 2,746 3,833
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 4,382 9,037 11,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 57.81% 50.07% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,929 7,277 9,703
Median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 31 October 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 31 October 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 0 782 £50,000 +11.11% 281
Yorkshire -6 430 £50,000 +11.11% 114
North East +6 154 £45,000 +3.45% 35
C#
England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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#.

1 995 (72.84%) .NET
2 588 (43.05%) JavaScript
3 585 (42.83%) Agile Software Development
4 480 (35.14%) SQL
5 437 (31.99%) MVC
6 422 (30.89%) Azure
7 400 (29.28%) SQL Server
8 394 (28.84%) .NET Core
9 390 (28.55%) ASP.NET
10 353 (25.84%) Software Engineering
11 340 (24.89%) HTML
12 332 (24.30%) AngularJS
13 288 (21.08%) DevOps
14 274 (20.06%) CSS
15 259 (18.96%) TDD
16 256 (18.74%) Microsoft
17 250 (18.30%) .NET Framework
18 238 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
19 225 (16.47%) Java
20 211 (15.45%) React
21 202 (14.79%) Python
22 201 (14.71%) AWS
22 201 (14.71%) Microservices
23 175 (12.81%) Test Automation
24 174 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
25 168 (12.30%) OO
26 163 (11.93%) Git (software)
26 163 (11.93%) Web Development
27 162 (11.86%) Finance
28 148 (10.83%) Docker

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 36 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (1.98%) CMS
3 26 (1.90%) nginx
4 20 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 15 (1.10%) IIS
6 13 (0.95%) Confluence
7 11 (0.81%) Umbraco
8 10 (0.73%) NServiceBus
9 5 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.29%) WinCC
11 3 (0.22%) Apache
12 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.15%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.15%) Kentico
12 2 (0.15%) Mule
12 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.15%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.073%) Mendix
13 1 (0.073%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.073%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 16 (1.17%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.22%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.073%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 422 (30.89%) Azure
2 201 (14.71%) AWS
3 58 (4.25%) GCP
4 28 (2.05%) GitHub
5 26 (1.90%) Power Platform
6 25 (1.83%) Serverless
7 22 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (1.54%) SaaS
9 19 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
11 14 (1.02%) Datadog
11 14 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
12 13 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 13 (0.95%) Logic Apps
13 10 (0.73%) NuGet
13 10 (0.73%) PaaS
14 8 (0.59%) Amazon ECS
14 8 (0.59%) npm
15 6 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.81%) HTTP
2 7 (0.51%) AMQP
2 7 (0.51%) Internet
3 5 (0.37%) Firewall
3 5 (0.37%) Skype
4 4 (0.29%) RFID
4 4 (0.29%) VPN
5 3 (0.22%) Network Security
6 2 (0.15%) Intranet
6 2 (0.15%) SSL
6 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.073%) 3G
7 1 (0.073%) 4G
7 1 (0.073%) DNS
7 1 (0.073%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.073%) Extranet
7 1 (0.073%) LAN
7 1 (0.073%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 400 (29.28%) SQL Server
2 127 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 79 (5.78%) MongoDB
4 57 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 53 (3.88%) MySQL
6 41 (3.00%) Redis
6 41 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 36 (2.64%) Big Data
8 32 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
11 20 (1.46%) Cosmos DB
12 19 (1.39%) Power BI
13 15 (1.10%) MariaDB
14 14 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
15 13 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.59%) Couchbase
18 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 163 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 109 (7.98%) Jenkins
2 109 (7.98%) Selenium
3 90 (6.59%) Visual Studio
4 89 (6.52%) JIRA
5 68 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 65 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 49 (3.59%) Subversion
8 35 (2.56%) WebDriver
9 33 (2.42%) SpecFlow
10 31 (2.27%) SoapUI
11 30 (2.20%) Maven
11 30 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
12 29 (2.12%) NUnit
13 28 (2.05%) Mercurial
14 27 (1.98%) Bitbucket
15 24 (1.76%) Protractor
16 14 (1.02%) Cypress.io
17 12 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 162 (11.86%) Finance
2 61 (4.47%) Games
3 28 (2.05%) Retail
4 27 (1.98%) Marketing
5 25 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 25 (1.83%) Public Sector
6 16 (1.17%) Law
7 14 (1.02%) Automotive
8 13 (0.95%) Electronics
9 10 (0.73%) Local Government
10 9 (0.66%) Banking
10 9 (0.66%) Legal
10 9 (0.66%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.51%) Back Office
11 7 (0.51%) Publishing
12 6 (0.44%) Advertising
13 4 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.29%) Housing Association
13 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 837 (61.27%) Developer
2 395 (28.92%) .NET Developer
3 296 (21.67%) C# Developer
4 249 (18.23%) Software Developer
5 239 (17.50%) Software Engineer
6 190 (13.91%) Senior Developer
7 167 (12.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 113 (8.27%) C# Software Developer
9 108 (7.91%) Senior .NET Developer
10 95 (6.95%) .NET Software Developer
11 73 (5.34%) Architect
12 66 (4.83%) C# Software Engineer
12 66 (4.83%) Full Stack Developer
13 63 (4.61%) Senior Software Engineer
14 57 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
15 54 (3.95%) Senior C# Developer
15 54 (3.95%) Web Developer
16 52 (3.81%) Lead Developer
17 43 (3.15%) .NET Software Engineer
18 42 (3.07%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 995 (72.84%) .NET
2 394 (28.84%) .NET Core
3 390 (28.55%) ASP.NET
4 340 (24.89%) HTML
5 332 (24.30%) AngularJS
6 274 (20.06%) CSS
7 250 (18.30%) .NET Framework
8 238 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
9 211 (15.45%) React
10 174 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 114 (8.35%) Node.js
12 111 (8.13%) HTML5
13 103 (7.54%) Entity Framework
14 101 (7.39%) Web Services
15 98 (7.17%) REST
16 83 (6.08%) jQuery
17 75 (5.49%) RESTful
18 70 (5.12%) Vue.js
19 65 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
20 59 (4.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 127 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
3 71 (5.20%) Mobile App
4 54 (3.95%) User Experience
5 51 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
6 42 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (1.24%) Cloud Native
7 17 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
9 14 (1.02%) NHS
9 14 (1.02%) Virtual Team
10 10 (0.73%) Blog
10 10 (0.73%) Oculus Rift
10 10 (0.73%) PlayStation
11 8 (0.59%) Xbox
12 6 (0.44%) Animation
12 6 (0.44%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.37%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (4.32%) Linux
2 52 (3.81%) Windows
3 23 (1.68%) Android
4 19 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.59%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.44%) Mac OS X
6 6 (0.44%) Unix
7 2 (0.15%) CentOS
7 2 (0.15%) Fedora
7 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (42.83%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (31.99%) MVC
3 353 (25.84%) Software Engineering
4 288 (21.08%) DevOps
5 259 (18.96%) TDD
6 201 (14.71%) Microservices
7 175 (12.81%) Test Automation
8 168 (12.30%) OO
9 163 (11.93%) Web Development
10 136 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
11 131 (9.59%) Mentoring
12 129 (9.44%) Unit Testing
13 124 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
14 96 (7.03%) BDD
14 96 (7.03%) Scrum
15 92 (6.73%) SOLID
16 86 (6.30%) OOP
17 83 (6.08%) SDLC
18 57 (4.17%) Configuration Management
19 55 (4.03%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 588 (43.05%) JavaScript
2 480 (35.14%) SQL
3 225 (16.47%) Java
4 202 (14.79%) Python
5 105 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 93 (6.81%) C++
7 66 (4.83%) T-SQL
8 43 (3.15%) Ruby
9 35 (2.56%) PHP
10 31 (2.27%) Go
10 31 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 31 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 24 (1.76%) Scala
12 20 (1.46%) Bash Shell
13 19 (1.39%) Groovy
14 18 (1.32%) VB
15 17 (1.24%) Kotlin
16 12 (0.88%) R
17 11 (0.81%) C
18 9 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (7.76%) Degree
2 30 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.12%) Numerate Degree
4 21 (1.54%) TOGAF Certification
5 20 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.10%) PhD
7 13 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.81%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.22%) MCPD
9 3 (0.22%) MCSD
10 1 (0.073%) ISEB
10 1 (0.073%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.073%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.34%) QA
2 17 (1.24%) SLA
3 6 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.15%) GAMP
5 2 (0.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 148 (10.83%) Docker
2 4 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 88 (6.44%) Kubernetes
2 71 (5.20%) Ansible
3 55 (4.03%) Terraform
4 44 (3.22%) Puppet
5 32 (2.34%) Grafana
6 20 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (1.24%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.29%) SCCM
9 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.15%) Graylog
10 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.073%) Nagios
11 1 (0.073%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 256 (18.74%) Microsoft
2 34 (2.49%) Xamarin
3 27 (1.98%) Google
4 23 (1.68%) Oracle
5 20 (1.46%) Splunk
6 16 (1.17%) New Relic
7 14 (1.02%) SaltStack
8 13 (0.95%) Atlassian
8 13 (0.95%) SAP
8 13 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.59%) Apple
9 8 (0.59%) TOWER Software
10 6 (0.44%) Autodesk
10 6 (0.44%) NVIDIA
10 6 (0.44%) Perforce
10 6 (0.44%) webMethods
11 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.29%) Sony
11 4 (0.29%) VMware
12 3 (0.22%) Remedy