Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North of England
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 3,191 4,544 4,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 16.92% 19.31% 19.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.76% 34.58% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,699 4,066 4,334
North of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

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 9,740 13,141 13,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 51.65% 55.85% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7,707 11,239 11,956
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,200 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 1,608 £45,000 +5.88% 310
Yorkshire -1 1,312 £43,000 +1.18% 251
North East -1 272 £40,000 -5.88% 52
C#
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2,458 (77.03%) .NET
2 1,564 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
3 1,547 (48.48%) JavaScript
4 1,470 (46.07%) ASP.NET
5 1,415 (44.34%) MVC
6 1,411 (44.22%) SQL
7 1,310 (41.05%) SQL Server
8 964 (30.21%) Microsoft
9 918 (28.77%) HTML
10 886 (27.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 800 (25.07%) Software Engineering
12 785 (24.60%) CSS
13 755 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
14 692 (21.69%) AngularJS
15 647 (20.28%) Java
16 639 (20.03%) TDD
17 551 (17.27%) Scrum
18 539 (16.89%) .NET Framework
19 475 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
20 458 (14.35%) jQuery
21 440 (13.79%) Git (software)
22 426 (13.35%) C++
23 420 (13.16%) Test Automation
24 400 (12.54%) Finance
25 395 (12.38%) BDD
26 389 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
27 378 (11.85%) T-SQL
28 376 (11.78%) Degree
29 371 (11.63%) DevOps
30 344 (10.78%) Web Services

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 91 (2.85%) IIS
2 69 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 44 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (1.07%) Umbraco
5 29 (0.91%) CMS
6 25 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 22 (0.69%) nginx
7 22 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 21 (0.66%) NServiceBus
9 19 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (0.53%) Confluence
11 15 (0.47%) JBoss
11 15 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (0.38%) Apache
13 11 (0.34%) Apache Spark
14 10 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (0.22%) Jetty
15 7 (0.22%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.13%) EPiServer
16 4 (0.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.25%) Chatbot
4 6 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (0.16%) HipChat
6 2 (0.063%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.063%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.031%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 44 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.13%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.063%) Infor LN
6 2 (0.063%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.063%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.031%) Maximo
7 1 (0.031%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 755 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 309 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (2.41%) SaaS
4 57 (1.79%) Office 365
5 52 (1.63%) Power Platform
6 38 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 38 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 38 (1.19%) Serverless
7 26 (0.81%) G Suite
8 25 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
9 20 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
9 20 (0.63%) GitHub
10 14 (0.44%) IaaS
11 13 (0.41%) Azure Functions
12 11 (0.34%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.34%) Google Play
12 11 (0.34%) PaaS
13 9 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
13 9 (0.28%) PowerApps
14 5 (0.16%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 110 (3.45%) Broadband
2 44 (1.38%) Internet
3 19 (0.60%) Firewall
4 12 (0.38%) HTTP
4 12 (0.38%) VPN
5 11 (0.34%) Bluetooth
6 10 (0.31%) Ethernet
7 8 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.19%) LLU
9 5 (0.16%) RFID
10 4 (0.13%) Intranet
11 3 (0.094%) DNS
11 3 (0.094%) Hyperconnected
11 3 (0.094%) LAN
11 3 (0.094%) SMTP
11 3 (0.094%) WAN
11 3 (0.094%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.094%) Wireless
12 2 (0.063%) DHCP
12 2 (0.063%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,310 (41.05%) SQL Server
2 151 (4.73%) Relational Database
3 143 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 141 (4.42%) NoSQL
5 128 (4.01%) SQL Server 2016
6 121 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 97 (3.04%) MySQL
8 74 (2.32%) MongoDB
9 73 (2.29%) RDBMS
10 55 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 49 (1.54%) Power BI
11 49 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 42 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 41 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
13 41 (1.28%) Redis
14 37 (1.16%) Big Data
15 29 (0.91%) RavenDB
15 29 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
16 25 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 440 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 303 (9.50%) Visual Studio
3 281 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 237 (7.43%) Selenium
5 123 (3.85%) JIRA
6 121 (3.79%) WebDriver
7 107 (3.35%) SoapUI
8 105 (3.29%) Jenkins
9 92 (2.88%) NUnit
10 89 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 89 (2.79%) TeamCity
11 69 (2.16%) Cucumber
12 63 (1.97%) Subversion
13 48 (1.50%) MSTest
14 44 (1.38%) SpecFlow
15 38 (1.19%) Grunt
15 38 (1.19%) gulp
16 37 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
17 36 (1.13%) Maven
18 35 (1.10%) Mercurial
General
1 400 (12.54%) Finance
2 113 (3.54%) Retail
3 98 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 93 (2.91%) Marketing
5 88 (2.76%) Games
6 74 (2.32%) Manufacturing
7 53 (1.66%) Banking
8 28 (0.88%) Advertising
9 26 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 25 (0.78%) Legal
11 22 (0.69%) Electronics
12 14 (0.44%) Automotive
13 12 (0.38%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.34%) Publishing
15 9 (0.28%) Law
16 8 (0.25%) Local Government
17 7 (0.22%) Back Office
17 7 (0.22%) Billing
18 6 (0.19%) Investment Banking
19 2 (0.063%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,318 (72.64%) Developer
2 1,134 (35.54%) C# Developer
3 1,113 (34.88%) .NET Developer
4 686 (21.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 581 (18.21%) Software Developer
6 473 (14.82%) Senior Developer
7 298 (9.34%) Software Engineer
8 277 (8.68%) ASP.NET Developer
9 272 (8.52%) C# Software Developer
10 260 (8.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 255 (7.99%) Senior .NET Developer
11 255 (7.99%) Senior C# Developer
12 242 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 212 (6.64%) .NET Software Developer
14 191 (5.99%) SQL Developer
15 177 (5.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 134 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
16 134 (4.20%) Junior
17 129 (4.04%) Lead Developer
18 126 (3.95%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,458 (77.03%) .NET
2 1,470 (46.07%) ASP.NET
3 918 (28.77%) HTML
4 886 (27.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 785 (24.60%) CSS
6 692 (21.69%) AngularJS
7 539 (16.89%) .NET Framework
8 475 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 458 (14.35%) jQuery
10 344 (10.78%) Web Services
11 336 (10.53%) .NET Core
12 307 (9.62%) Entity Framework
13 281 (8.81%) XML
14 280 (8.77%) React
15 256 (8.02%) RESTful
16 240 (7.52%) WCF
17 213 (6.68%) HTML5
18 183 (5.73%) SOAP
19 178 (5.58%) REST
20 169 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 324 (10.15%) Greenfield Project
2 283 (8.87%) Enterprise Software
3 245 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
4 131 (4.11%) Fintech
5 115 (3.60%) User Experience
6 90 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 86 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
8 65 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 45 (1.41%) Data Structures
10 37 (1.16%) Robotics
11 28 (0.88%) NHS
12 23 (0.72%) Life Science
13 19 (0.60%) Driving Licence
14 18 (0.56%) N-Tier
15 17 (0.53%) Management Information System
15 17 (0.53%) Tandem
16 15 (0.47%) Derivative
16 15 (0.47%) PMI
17 12 (0.38%) Blog
17 12 (0.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 228 (7.15%) Windows
2 110 (3.45%) Android
3 73 (2.29%) Linux
4 58 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 44 (1.38%) Windows Server
6 24 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (0.38%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.28%) Unix
10 9 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.063%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.031%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.031%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.031%) MVS
13 1 (0.031%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,564 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1,415 (44.34%) MVC
3 800 (25.07%) Software Engineering
4 639 (20.03%) TDD
5 551 (17.27%) Scrum
6 420 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 395 (12.38%) BDD
8 389 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
9 371 (11.63%) DevOps
10 309 (9.68%) OO
11 287 (8.99%) Mentoring
12 259 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
13 255 (7.99%) SDLC
14 228 (7.15%) Unit Testing
15 225 (7.05%) Web Development
16 197 (6.17%) Microservices
17 194 (6.08%) Computer Science
18 190 (5.95%) Pair Programming
19 181 (5.67%) OOP
20 171 (5.36%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,547 (48.48%) JavaScript
2 1,411 (44.22%) SQL
3 647 (20.28%) Java
4 426 (13.35%) C++
5 378 (11.85%) T-SQL
6 305 (9.56%) Python
7 160 (5.01%) VB.NET
8 157 (4.92%) Ruby
9 131 (4.11%) TypeScript
10 128 (4.01%) PHP
11 105 (3.29%) PowerShell
12 100 (3.13%) C
13 75 (2.35%) VB
14 61 (1.91%) PL/SQL
15 48 (1.50%) Scala
16 34 (1.07%) R
17 33 (1.03%) ES6
18 29 (0.91%) VBA
19 25 (0.78%) VB6
20 23 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 376 (11.78%) Degree
2 65 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 60 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (0.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 24 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 14 (0.44%) HND
8 10 (0.31%) Master's Degree
8 10 (0.31%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
9 9 (0.28%) ISEB
9 9 (0.28%) MCP
9 9 (0.28%) PhD
10 8 (0.25%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.22%) MCSD
12 6 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
13 5 (0.16%) Chartered Engineer
13 5 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.13%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (4.23%) QA
2 23 (0.72%) GDPR
3 10 (0.31%) SLA
4 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.16%) HL7
6 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.13%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.094%) PMO
8 1 (0.031%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.031%) FINRA
8 1 (0.031%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.031%) MiFID
System Software
1 143 (4.48%) Docker
2 15 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (0.16%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.13%) Firmware
7 2 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.031%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.031%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (1.60%) Kubernetes
2 46 (1.44%) Ansible
3 27 (0.85%) Terraform
4 24 (0.75%) Salt
5 21 (0.66%) CA Service Virtualization
6 14 (0.44%) Rancher
7 10 (0.31%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (0.22%) Puppet
10 5 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.13%) Mesos
12 3 (0.094%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.094%) HP ALM
12 3 (0.094%) SCOM
13 2 (0.063%) Nagios
13 2 (0.063%) Packer
13 2 (0.063%) SCCM
14 1 (0.031%) CA Single Sign-On
14 1 (0.031%) CFEngine
14 1 (0.031%) Kibana
Vendors
1 964 (30.21%) Microsoft
2 107 (3.35%) Google
3 103 (3.23%) Xamarin
4 92 (2.88%) Oracle
5 64 (2.01%) Pega
6 46 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
7 35 (1.10%) IBM
7 35 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 29 (0.91%) CA
9 28 (0.88%) Facebook
10 18 (0.56%) SAP
10 18 (0.56%) Tableau
11 16 (0.50%) VMware
12 15 (0.47%) Sage
13 14 (0.44%) Apple
13 14 (0.44%) TIBCO
14 12 (0.38%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.34%) Juniper
15 11 (0.34%) Kofax
15 11 (0.34%) Veeam