Period
to 20 April 2018

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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 6,711 5,634 6,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.18% 18.59% 17.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.15% 35.50% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6,214 5,285 6,549
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18,565 15,871 20,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.59% 52.36% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16,163 13,833 17,958
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £64,150 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing C# as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# in the South East.

Salary trend for C# in the South East

C#
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 April 2018. 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 +4 2,239 £45,000 +5.88% 297
Hampshire 0 1,874 £42,500 +6.25% 174
Surrey +2 1,103 £45,000 -6.25% 136
Berkshire +5 1,046 £47,500 +5.56% 131
Oxfordshire +6 636 £44,500 +11.25% 94
Buckinghamshire +2 575 £42,606 +0.25% 72
East Sussex +1 558 £45,000 +12.50% 49
West Sussex -1 465 £45,000 - 48
Kent 0 423 £42,500 +6.25% 64
Sussex -3 19 £35,000 -30.00%
Middlesex -12 7 £55,000 - 3
C#
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 5,184 (77.25%) .NET
2 3,369 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
3 3,311 (49.34%) JavaScript
4 3,153 (46.98%) ASP.NET
5 3,033 (45.19%) SQL Server
6 2,976 (44.35%) MVC
7 2,890 (43.06%) SQL
8 2,349 (35.00%) HTML
9 2,141 (31.90%) CSS
10 1,914 (28.52%) AngularJS
11 1,890 (28.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1,792 (26.70%) TDD
13 1,614 (24.05%) Microsoft
14 1,458 (21.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,324 (19.73%) .NET Framework
16 1,318 (19.64%) jQuery
17 1,279 (19.06%) WCF
18 1,113 (16.58%) Scrum
19 1,108 (16.51%) Software Engineering
20 925 (13.78%) Windows
21 921 (13.72%) OO
21 921 (13.72%) Degree
22 889 (13.25%) BDD
23 842 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
23 842 (12.55%) Web Services
24 822 (12.25%) T-SQL
25 810 (12.07%) Git (software)
26 805 (12.00%) RESTful
27 776 (11.56%) Java
28 769 (11.46%) Visual Studio

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
1 292 (4.35%) IIS
2 179 (2.67%) CMS
3 121 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 114 (1.70%) Umbraco
5 108 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 97 (1.45%) NServiceBus
7 89 (1.33%) Confluence
8 73 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
9 59 (0.88%) EPiServer
10 33 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 33 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
11 29 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 24 (0.36%) Apache
13 23 (0.34%) JBoss
14 21 (0.31%) Apache Spark
15 19 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
16 17 (0.25%) nginx
17 15 (0.22%) Drupal
17 15 (0.22%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.18%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 93 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 86 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (0.33%) Chatbot
4 21 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.089%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.089%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.075%) 3ds Max
8 5 (0.075%) GNU Octave
8 5 (0.075%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.060%) Blender
10 3 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.030%) Maya
11 2 (0.030%) Simulink
12 1 (0.015%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.015%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.015%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.015%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 155 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.18%) Elite 3E
2 12 (0.18%) NetSuite
3 11 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.13%) Epicor Tropos
5 6 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.089%) Infor M3
5 6 (0.089%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.060%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.060%) Teamcenter
8 3 (0.045%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.015%) Magento
10 1 (0.015%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.015%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 842 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 276 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 246 (3.67%) SaaS
4 76 (1.13%) GitHub
5 63 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
6 60 (0.89%) npm
7 40 (0.60%) Serverless
8 39 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 33 (0.49%) Yarn
10 26 (0.39%) IaaS
11 21 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
12 18 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (0.25%) PaaS
14 16 (0.24%) NuGet
14 16 (0.24%) Office 365
15 14 (0.21%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 7 (0.10%) Google Analytics
17 5 (0.075%) Trello
18 4 (0.060%) Azure Active Directory
18 4 (0.060%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 162 (2.41%) Internet
2 68 (1.01%) Broadband
3 54 (0.80%) HTTP
3 54 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 43 (0.64%) SSL
5 39 (0.58%) Network Security
6 37 (0.55%) Intranet
7 30 (0.45%) SMS
8 28 (0.42%) FTP
9 26 (0.39%) Hyperconnected
10 21 (0.31%) Firewall
11 19 (0.28%) VoIP
12 18 (0.27%) Wireless
13 16 (0.24%) HTTPS
14 14 (0.21%) DNS
15 13 (0.19%) Wireshark
16 12 (0.18%) WPA
17 6 (0.089%) CTI
17 6 (0.089%) SMTP
18 5 (0.075%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,033 (45.19%) SQL Server
2 700 (10.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 468 (6.97%) NoSQL
4 236 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 199 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 195 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 184 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 183 (2.73%) MongoDB
9 182 (2.71%) MySQL
10 143 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 121 (1.80%) Big Data
12 102 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
12 102 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 83 (1.24%) Power BI
14 82 (1.22%) RDBMS
15 59 (0.88%) Oracle Database
16 58 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
17 51 (0.76%) RavenDB
18 46 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
19 41 (0.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 810 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 769 (11.46%) Visual Studio
3 506 (7.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 384 (5.72%) Selenium
5 281 (4.19%) NUnit
6 226 (3.37%) Jenkins
7 190 (2.83%) JIRA
8 142 (2.12%) WebDriver
9 134 (2.00%) MSTest
10 129 (1.92%) SpecFlow
11 104 (1.55%) TeamCity
12 101 (1.50%) Subversion
13 97 (1.45%) Moq
14 78 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
15 66 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
16 65 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
17 60 (0.89%) Cucumber
18 58 (0.86%) webpack
19 55 (0.82%) HP UFT
19 55 (0.82%) MSBuild
General
1 619 (9.22%) Finance
2 321 (4.78%) Retail
3 195 (2.91%) Marketing
4 193 (2.88%) Games
5 179 (2.67%) Advertising
6 113 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 102 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 82 (1.22%) Music Industry
9 68 (1.01%) Banking
10 58 (0.86%) Back Office
11 46 (0.69%) Electronics
12 37 (0.55%) Automotive
13 21 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.27%) Legal
15 17 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.18%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.15%) Publishing
18 8 (0.12%) Law
19 7 (0.10%) Billing
19 7 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 4,918 (73.28%) Developer
2 2,893 (43.11%) .NET Developer
3 2,167 (32.29%) C# Developer
4 1,471 (21.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 1,383 (20.61%) Software Developer
6 798 (11.89%) C# Software Developer
7 797 (11.88%) Senior Developer
8 730 (10.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 717 (10.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 662 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 605 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 601 (8.96%) Software Engineer
13 521 (7.76%) SQL Developer
14 432 (6.44%) Junior
15 400 (5.96%) Senior .NET Developer
16 379 (5.65%) Senior C# Developer
17 356 (5.30%) Web Developer
18 342 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
19 340 (5.07%) Junior Developer
20 272 (4.05%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,184 (77.25%) .NET
2 3,153 (46.98%) ASP.NET
3 2,349 (35.00%) HTML
4 2,141 (31.90%) CSS
5 1,914 (28.52%) AngularJS
6 1,890 (28.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1,458 (21.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,324 (19.73%) .NET Framework
9 1,318 (19.64%) jQuery
10 1,279 (19.06%) WCF
11 842 (12.55%) Web Services
12 805 (12.00%) RESTful
13 751 (11.19%) WPF
14 743 (11.07%) Entity Framework
15 721 (10.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 651 (9.70%) HTML5
17 611 (9.10%) Node.js
18 603 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 583 (8.69%) XML
20 483 (7.20%) React
Miscellaneous
1 656 (9.77%) Greenfield Project
2 627 (9.34%) Computer Science
3 312 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 233 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 197 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
6 190 (2.83%) User Experience
7 159 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 135 (2.01%) Fintech
9 92 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 60 (0.89%) Algorithms
10 60 (0.89%) Client/Server
11 51 (0.76%) Social Network
12 41 (0.61%) EPoS
13 35 (0.52%) Social Media
14 29 (0.43%) Smartphone
15 28 (0.42%) BBC
16 27 (0.40%) Management Information System
17 24 (0.36%) iPad
17 24 (0.36%) Replication
18 21 (0.31%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 925 (13.78%) Windows
2 307 (4.57%) Linux
3 158 (2.35%) Windows Server
4 83 (1.24%) Android
5 82 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 69 (1.03%) Unix
7 24 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (0.28%) VMS
9 17 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 16 (0.24%) Windows 10
11 15 (0.22%) Windows Phone
11 15 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
12 12 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
14 7 (0.10%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.089%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.089%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.075%) CentOS
16 5 (0.075%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,369 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
2 2,976 (44.35%) MVC
3 1,792 (26.70%) TDD
4 1,113 (16.58%) Scrum
5 1,108 (16.51%) Software Engineering
6 921 (13.72%) OO
7 889 (13.25%) BDD
8 721 (10.74%) Test Automation
9 712 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
10 711 (10.59%) Web Development
11 685 (10.21%) Web Application Development
12 654 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
13 558 (8.31%) SDLC
14 554 (8.26%) Unit Testing
15 441 (6.57%) OOP
16 416 (6.20%) SOLID
17 366 (5.45%) Mentoring
18 272 (4.05%) Kanban
19 268 (3.99%) E-Commerce
20 264 (3.93%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3,311 (49.34%) JavaScript
2 2,890 (43.06%) SQL
3 822 (12.25%) T-SQL
4 776 (11.56%) Java
5 757 (11.28%) C++
6 478 (7.12%) VB.NET
7 433 (6.45%) Python
8 411 (6.12%) Ruby
9 266 (3.96%) TypeScript
10 234 (3.49%) C
11 233 (3.47%) VB
12 200 (2.98%) PowerShell
13 180 (2.68%) PHP
14 92 (1.37%) PL/SQL
15 84 (1.25%) Scala
16 67 (1.00%) VB6
17 64 (0.95%) F#
18 53 (0.79%) ES6
19 51 (0.76%) Go
20 50 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 921 (13.72%) Degree
2 313 (4.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 112 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 98 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 72 (1.07%) ISTQB
6 62 (0.92%) SC Cleared
7 59 (0.88%) ISEB
8 34 (0.51%) PhD
9 19 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 18 (0.27%) SANS
11 16 (0.24%) MCPD
11 16 (0.24%) MCTS
12 14 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
13 12 (0.18%) MCP
14 11 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 7 (0.10%) MCSA
16 6 (0.089%) DBS Check
16 6 (0.089%) Master's Degree
16 6 (0.089%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 400 (5.96%) QA
2 40 (0.60%) GDPR
3 33 (0.49%) SLA
4 20 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.25%) GCP
6 12 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.15%) GAMP
8 9 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.060%) HL7
10 4 (0.060%) PMO
11 3 (0.045%) COSHH
11 3 (0.045%) MISRA
11 3 (0.045%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.030%) ISO 13485
12 2 (0.030%) WCAG
13 1 (0.015%) DICOM
13 1 (0.015%) IEC 62304
13 1 (0.015%) ISO 26262
13 1 (0.015%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 160 (2.38%) Docker
2 40 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 34 (0.51%) Firmware
4 29 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (0.24%) vSphere
6 8 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.060%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.030%) ACF2
8 2 (0.030%) NFS
8 2 (0.030%) RACF
8 2 (0.030%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.030%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.015%) HDFS
9 1 (0.015%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.015%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 60 (0.89%) Puppet
2 52 (0.77%) Ansible
3 49 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (0.70%) Kibana
5 42 (0.63%) Kubernetes
6 30 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
7 18 (0.27%) HAProxy
8 17 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 17 (0.25%) WSUS
9 6 (0.089%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.089%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (0.089%) SCCM
10 5 (0.075%) OpenView
10 5 (0.075%) SCOM
10 5 (0.075%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.075%) SCSM
10 5 (0.075%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.060%) Terraform
12 3 (0.045%) StatsD
13 2 (0.030%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,614 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 323 (4.81%) Oracle
3 182 (2.71%) Google
4 167 (2.49%) Capita
5 162 (2.41%) Xamarin
6 80 (1.19%) HP
7 77 (1.15%) Facebook
8 53 (0.79%) Telerik
9 43 (0.64%) Sitecore
10 39 (0.58%) Apple
11 32 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (0.45%) SAP
12 30 (0.45%) Sony
13 29 (0.43%) Twitter
14 28 (0.42%) Sophos
14 28 (0.42%) Tableau
14 28 (0.42%) VMware
15 27 (0.40%) Dynatrace
15 27 (0.40%) SolarWinds
15 27 (0.40%) Yahoo!