Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,028 4,576 5,388
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 20.25% 19.85% 20.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.64% 36.37% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,025 4,304 5,184
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,855 12,583 14,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.47% 54.59% 56.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,079 10,847 13,007
Median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for C# in the South East

C#
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in the South East.

Salary trend for C# in the South East

C#
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for C# in the South East

C#
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
Thames Valley 0 595 £50,000 - 128
Hampshire -1 557 £50,000 +11.11% 62
West Sussex +2 363 £60,000 +26.32% 36
Berkshire +1 352 £55,000 +4.76% 60
Surrey 0 262 £52,500 -4.55% 66
Oxfordshire +3 167 £47,500 +5.56% 45
East Sussex -2 165 £52,500 +23.53% 24
Kent +1 76 £47,500 -5.00% 26
Buckinghamshire -9 76 £52,500 +6.06% 23
Middlesex +6 6 £60,000 - 1
Sussex -8 4 £52,500 +62.22%
C#
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for C#.

1 1,627 (80.23%) .NET
2 945 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
3 932 (45.96%) Azure
4 895 (44.13%) JavaScript
5 770 (37.97%) SQL
6 728 (35.90%) .NET Core
7 692 (34.12%) SQL Server
8 636 (31.36%) ASP.NET
9 559 (27.56%) HTML
10 510 (25.15%) CSS
11 494 (24.36%) MVC
12 445 (21.94%) DevOps
13 422 (20.81%) TDD
14 420 (20.71%) AngularJS
15 408 (20.12%) Microsoft
16 399 (19.67%) .NET Framework
17 396 (19.53%) React
18 379 (18.69%) Test Automation
18 379 (18.69%) Software Engineering
19 366 (18.05%) Scrum
20 331 (16.32%) ASP.NET MVC
21 321 (15.83%) Git (software)
22 320 (15.78%) Degree
23 297 (14.64%) Microservices
24 268 (13.21%) Docker
25 260 (12.82%) TypeScript
26 249 (12.28%) jQuery
27 240 (11.83%) Entity Framework
28 224 (11.05%) Kubernetes
29 209 (10.31%) Selenium

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 94 (4.64%) NServiceBus
2 56 (2.76%) CMS
3 51 (2.51%) IIS
4 45 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 30 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (1.23%) EPiServer
7 22 (1.08%) Confluence
8 15 (0.74%) Umbraco
9 12 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.44%) Apache
12 6 (0.30%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.25%) Kentico
14 4 (0.20%) DNN
14 4 (0.20%) nginx
14 4 (0.20%) SAS
15 3 (0.15%) Appian
15 3 (0.15%) ArcGIS
15 3 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.099%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.099%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.099%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.049%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.049%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.049%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 47 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.099%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.099%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.099%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.049%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.049%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.049%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.049%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 932 (45.96%) Azure
2 150 (7.40%) AWS
3 117 (5.77%) SaaS
4 96 (4.73%) PaaS
5 94 (4.64%) IaaS
6 57 (2.81%) Serverless
7 43 (2.12%) Dynamics 365
8 42 (2.07%) Azure Functions
9 37 (1.82%) Power Platform
10 19 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (0.64%) Office 365
12 12 (0.59%) Logic Apps
12 12 (0.59%) Veeva
13 8 (0.39%) GitHub
13 8 (0.39%) ShareGate
14 7 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 7 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.30%) BrowserStack
15 6 (0.30%) GCP
16 5 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 128 (6.31%) Skype
2 126 (6.21%) HTTP
3 11 (0.54%) Intranet
4 10 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.39%) RTP
6 6 (0.30%) Bluetooth
6 6 (0.30%) WEP
7 5 (0.25%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.25%) LAN
8 4 (0.20%) DNS
8 4 (0.20%) Internet
9 2 (0.099%) 4G
9 2 (0.099%) 5G
9 2 (0.099%) Firewall
9 2 (0.099%) Network Security
9 2 (0.099%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.099%) SSL
9 2 (0.099%) WAN
9 2 (0.099%) Wireless
10 1 (0.049%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 692 (34.12%) SQL Server
2 189 (9.32%) NoSQL
3 77 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
4 75 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 62 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 39 (1.92%) MySQL
8 30 (1.48%) Big Data
9 25 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (1.18%) Power BI
10 24 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (0.99%) Cosmos DB
12 18 (0.89%) SQLPlus
13 17 (0.84%) Redis
14 15 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
15 13 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 9 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
18 8 (0.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 321 (15.83%) Git (software)
2 209 (10.31%) Selenium
3 133 (6.56%) SpecFlow
4 110 (5.42%) Visual Studio
5 102 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 95 (4.68%) TeamCity
7 77 (3.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 57 (2.81%) NUnit
9 52 (2.56%) JIRA
10 44 (2.17%) WebDriver
11 39 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
12 36 (1.78%) Cucumber
13 32 (1.58%) Appium
14 27 (1.33%) Eclipse
14 27 (1.33%) Postman
15 25 (1.23%) Jenkins
16 17 (0.84%) Cypress.io
17 16 (0.79%) Moq
18 14 (0.69%) Subversion
19 13 (0.64%) SoapUI
General
1 182 (8.97%) Finance
2 50 (2.47%) Games
3 42 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 31 (1.53%) Public Sector
5 30 (1.48%) Electronics
6 26 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 20 (0.99%) Marketing
8 15 (0.74%) Retail
9 12 (0.59%) Banking
10 10 (0.49%) Advertising
10 10 (0.49%) Law
10 10 (0.49%) Local Government
11 9 (0.44%) Legal
12 7 (0.35%) Publishing
13 6 (0.30%) Automotive
14 5 (0.25%) Back Office
15 4 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.20%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.099%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,348 (66.47%) Developer
2 640 (31.56%) .NET Developer
3 446 (21.99%) Software Developer
4 426 (21.01%) C# Developer
5 362 (17.85%) Senior Developer
6 255 (12.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 188 (9.27%) .NET Software Developer
8 182 (8.97%) C# Software Developer
9 170 (8.38%) Software Engineer
10 165 (8.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 163 (8.04%) Full Stack Developer
12 127 (6.26%) Senior Software Developer
13 111 (5.47%) Senior C# Developer
14 87 (4.29%) Azure Developer
15 76 (3.75%) Lead Developer
16 74 (3.65%) QA Engineer
17 63 (3.11%) ASP.NET Developer
17 63 (3.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 61 (3.01%) Analyst
18 61 (3.01%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,627 (80.23%) .NET
2 728 (35.90%) .NET Core
3 636 (31.36%) ASP.NET
4 559 (27.56%) HTML
5 510 (25.15%) CSS
6 420 (20.71%) AngularJS
7 399 (19.67%) .NET Framework
8 396 (19.53%) React
9 331 (16.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 249 (12.28%) jQuery
11 240 (11.83%) Entity Framework
12 198 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 176 (8.68%) REST
14 172 (8.48%) Vue.js
15 171 (8.43%) ASP.NET Core
16 162 (7.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 149 (7.35%) Web Services
18 140 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 135 (6.66%) HTML5
20 133 (6.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 129 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
2 77 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (2.71%) Mobile App
4 49 (2.42%) User Experience
5 47 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
6 45 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 31 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.33%) LIMS
9 22 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 19 (0.94%) iPhone
10 19 (0.94%) Renewable Energy
11 18 (0.89%) Cloud Native
12 17 (0.84%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.59%) Robotics
14 11 (0.54%) Digital Media
15 10 (0.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 9 (0.44%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (0.44%) Management Information System
16 9 (0.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 166 (8.19%) Windows
2 80 (3.94%) Android
3 50 (2.47%) Linux
4 34 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 30 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.30%) Unix
7 5 (0.25%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.049%) CentOS
9 1 (0.049%) Debian
9 1 (0.049%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 945 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 494 (24.36%) MVC
3 445 (21.94%) DevOps
4 422 (20.81%) TDD
5 379 (18.69%) Software Engineering
5 379 (18.69%) Test Automation
6 366 (18.05%) Scrum
7 297 (14.64%) Microservices
8 207 (10.21%) Computer Science
9 193 (9.52%) BDD
10 192 (9.47%) Mentoring
11 186 (9.17%) SOLID
12 164 (8.09%) Unit Testing
13 159 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
14 156 (7.69%) OO
15 136 (6.71%) Problem-Solving
16 124 (6.11%) Web Development
17 109 (5.37%) Mathematics
18 100 (4.93%) SDLC
19 95 (4.68%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 895 (44.13%) JavaScript
2 770 (37.97%) SQL
3 260 (12.82%) TypeScript
4 191 (9.42%) Java
5 159 (7.84%) C++
6 144 (7.10%) Python
7 120 (5.92%) T-SQL
8 92 (4.54%) VB.NET
9 85 (4.19%) PowerShell
10 67 (3.30%) C
11 49 (2.42%) VB
12 21 (1.04%) Embedded C
12 21 (1.04%) Embedded C++
13 18 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 18 (0.89%) PHP
14 12 (0.59%) MATLAB
15 11 (0.54%) Ruby
16 10 (0.49%) Apex Code
16 10 (0.49%) ES6
16 10 (0.49%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 320 (15.78%) Degree
2 113 (5.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (2.81%) ISTQB
4 48 (2.37%) ISEB
5 36 (1.78%) Security Cleared
6 31 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (0.74%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.30%) PhD
10 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.20%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.15%) HNC
11 3 (0.15%) HND
12 2 (0.099%) CIW
12 2 (0.099%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.099%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.049%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.049%) OCA
13 1 (0.049%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (8.93%) QA
2 6 (0.30%) GDPR
2 6 (0.30%) ISO 13485
2 6 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.25%) SLA
4 4 (0.20%) NIST
5 2 (0.099%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.049%) COBIT
6 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.049%) NCSC
6 1 (0.049%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.049%) WCAG
System Software
1 268 (13.21%) Docker
2 10 (0.49%) Firmware
3 6 (0.30%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.049%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 224 (11.05%) Kubernetes
2 46 (2.27%) Terraform
3 17 (0.84%) Puppet
4 7 (0.35%) Ansible
5 5 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.099%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.049%) Grafana
8 1 (0.049%) Kibana
8 1 (0.049%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.049%) Rancher
Vendors
1 408 (20.12%) Microsoft
2 78 (3.85%) Xamarin
3 28 (1.38%) Oracle
3 28 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (1.08%) SAP
5 17 (0.84%) Apple
6 16 (0.79%) VMware
7 13 (0.64%) Sitecore
8 12 (0.59%) Siebel
9 11 (0.54%) Google
10 10 (0.49%) IBM
11 7 (0.35%) Telerik
12 6 (0.30%) Facebook
13 5 (0.25%) Altera
13 5 (0.25%) Perforce
13 5 (0.25%) Xceptor
13 5 (0.25%) Xilinx
14 4 (0.20%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.20%) Telstra
15 3 (0.15%) ANSYS