Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 5,441 6,589 5,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.41% 21.38% 17.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.31% 37.36% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,948 6,087 5,243
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 14,984 17,636 16,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.19% 57.24% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12,940 15,382 14,003
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 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
Thames Valley -1 1,766 £47,500 +5.56% 344
Hampshire +1 1,622 £43,500 +3.57% 189
Surrey -2 824 £49,000 +3.16% 198
Berkshire -4 785 £50,000 +11.11% 138
West Sussex -1 538 £45,000 - 41
Oxfordshire +2 517 £47,500 +11.76% 107
Buckinghamshire -1 465 £45,000 +3.45% 99
East Sussex +1 425 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Kent 0 254 £42,500 - 107
Middlesex +9 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Sussex +6 1 - -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 South East region with a requirement for C#.

1 4,162 (76.49%) .NET
2 2,512 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
3 2,482 (45.62%) JavaScript
4 2,225 (40.89%) ASP.NET
5 2,183 (40.12%) MVC
6 2,182 (40.10%) SQL
7 2,061 (37.88%) SQL Server
8 1,806 (33.19%) HTML
9 1,627 (29.90%) CSS
10 1,363 (25.05%) Microsoft
11 1,353 (24.87%) AngularJS
12 1,171 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1,126 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
14 1,115 (20.49%) Software Engineering
15 1,016 (18.67%) TDD
16 994 (18.27%) jQuery
17 931 (17.11%) .NET Framework
18 821 (15.09%) Java
19 812 (14.92%) ASP.NET Web API
20 795 (14.61%) Scrum
21 774 (14.23%) Test Automation
22 748 (13.75%) Degree
23 739 (13.58%) C++
24 708 (13.01%) WCF
25 706 (12.98%) Visual Studio
26 684 (12.57%) Git (software)
27 679 (12.48%) Web Services
28 660 (12.13%) OO
29 620 (11.39%) Windows
30 564 (10.37%) Finance

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
1 284 (5.22%) IIS
2 149 (2.74%) CMS
3 111 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 100 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
5 99 (1.82%) Umbraco
6 95 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
7 73 (1.34%) Confluence
8 60 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
9 45 (0.83%) EPiServer
10 38 (0.70%) Apache
11 25 (0.46%) Kentico
11 25 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 23 (0.42%) NServiceBus
13 19 (0.35%) Sitefinity
14 18 (0.33%) Apache Spark
15 17 (0.31%) nginx
16 16 (0.29%) Documentum
16 16 (0.29%) Mendix
17 14 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 12 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (0.51%) GNU Octave
1 28 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.17%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.055%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.018%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.018%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 62 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.18%) Magento
3 6 (0.11%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.11%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (0.092%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.092%) Shopify
5 4 (0.074%) Scribe Insight
6 3 (0.055%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.037%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.037%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.018%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.018%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.018%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.018%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.018%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1,126 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 339 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
3 209 (3.84%) SaaS
4 85 (1.56%) Serverless
5 73 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 64 (1.18%) PaaS
7 50 (0.92%) Azure Functions
8 48 (0.88%) GitHub
9 36 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
10 33 (0.61%) npm
11 32 (0.59%) IaaS
12 29 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
13 28 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
14 24 (0.44%) Office 365
15 21 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
16 17 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
17 15 (0.28%) Google Analytics
18 8 (0.15%) Force.com
19 7 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
19 7 (0.13%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 101 (1.86%) Internet
2 42 (0.77%) Firewall
3 41 (0.75%) HTTP
4 28 (0.51%) DNS
5 26 (0.48%) Intranet
5 26 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 21 (0.39%) RIP
7 16 (0.29%) Network Security
8 15 (0.28%) HTTPS
8 15 (0.28%) Wireless
9 13 (0.24%) VoIP
10 12 (0.22%) Skype
11 9 (0.17%) CTI
11 9 (0.17%) DHCP
11 9 (0.17%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.15%) Broadband
12 8 (0.15%) IMAP
12 8 (0.15%) SMTP
13 7 (0.13%) LAN
13 7 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,061 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 197 (3.62%) NoSQL
3 167 (3.07%) Relational Database
4 154 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 145 (2.66%) MySQL
6 137 (2.52%) Big Data
7 123 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 114 (2.10%) MongoDB
9 100 (1.84%) SQL Server 2016
10 87 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
10 87 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 86 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
12 73 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 62 (1.14%) Oracle Database
14 60 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
15 48 (0.88%) RDBMS
16 37 (0.68%) Redis
17 33 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
17 33 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 26 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 706 (12.98%) Visual Studio
2 684 (12.57%) Git (software)
3 430 (7.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 302 (5.55%) Selenium
5 198 (3.64%) JIRA
6 183 (3.36%) TeamCity
7 179 (3.29%) Jenkins
8 177 (3.25%) NUnit
9 135 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
10 114 (2.10%) WebDriver
11 112 (2.06%) SpecFlow
12 110 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
13 102 (1.87%) Subversion
14 70 (1.29%) Cucumber
15 66 (1.21%) webpack
16 64 (1.18%) SoapUI
17 62 (1.14%) MSTest
18 55 (1.01%) Ranorex
19 50 (0.92%) gulp
20 49 (0.90%) Moq
General
1 564 (10.37%) Finance
2 181 (3.33%) Retail
3 127 (2.33%) Marketing
4 94 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 90 (1.65%) Games
6 55 (1.01%) Back Office
7 52 (0.96%) Electronics
8 51 (0.94%) Banking
9 44 (0.81%) Aerospace
10 40 (0.74%) Legal
11 37 (0.68%) Telecoms
12 35 (0.64%) Automotive
13 32 (0.59%) Advertising
14 28 (0.51%) Publishing
15 26 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (0.35%) Billing
17 13 (0.24%) Military
18 11 (0.20%) Law
19 8 (0.15%) Multimedia
20 4 (0.074%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3,802 (69.88%) Developer
2 1,923 (35.34%) .NET Developer
3 1,560 (28.67%) C# Developer
4 1,165 (21.41%) Software Developer
5 978 (17.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 615 (11.30%) Senior Developer
7 605 (11.12%) Software Engineer
8 543 (9.98%) C# Software Developer
9 511 (9.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 470 (8.64%) .NET Software Developer
11 469 (8.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 337 (6.19%) Full Stack Developer
13 322 (5.92%) Junior
14 305 (5.61%) Senior .NET Developer
15 302 (5.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 272 (5.00%) Junior Developer
17 267 (4.91%) SQL Developer
18 237 (4.36%) Graduate
19 226 (4.15%) Analyst
20 222 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,162 (76.49%) .NET
2 2,225 (40.89%) ASP.NET
3 1,806 (33.19%) HTML
4 1,627 (29.90%) CSS
5 1,353 (24.87%) AngularJS
6 1,171 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 994 (18.27%) jQuery
8 931 (17.11%) .NET Framework
9 812 (14.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 708 (13.01%) WCF
11 679 (12.48%) Web Services
12 549 (10.09%) HTML5
13 507 (9.32%) XML
14 501 (9.21%) Entity Framework
15 463 (8.51%) WPF
16 434 (7.98%) RESTful
17 386 (7.09%) .NET Core
18 360 (6.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 340 (6.25%) REST
20 316 (5.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 348 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
2 266 (4.89%) Mobile App
3 243 (4.47%) User Experience
4 224 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
5 162 (2.98%) Algorithms
6 155 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
7 129 (2.37%) Fintech
8 116 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
9 47 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 39 (0.72%) Reinsurance
11 38 (0.70%) N-Tier
12 36 (0.66%) RIA
13 34 (0.62%) Client/Server
13 34 (0.62%) EPoS
14 33 (0.61%) Social Media
15 27 (0.50%) Data Structures
16 25 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
16 25 (0.46%) Life Science
16 25 (0.46%) Public Cloud
16 25 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 620 (11.39%) Windows
2 320 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 301 (5.53%) Linux
4 278 (5.11%) Android
5 99 (1.82%) Unix
6 75 (1.38%) Windows Server
7 31 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 23 (0.42%) Windows 10
9 22 (0.40%) Windows 8
10 20 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.24%) VMS
13 12 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.18%) Robot Operating System
16 9 (0.17%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.15%) VxWorks
17 8 (0.15%) Windows Phone
17 8 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
18 6 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,512 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
2 2,183 (40.12%) MVC
3 1,115 (20.49%) Software Engineering
4 1,016 (18.67%) TDD
5 795 (14.61%) Scrum
6 774 (14.23%) Test Automation
7 660 (12.13%) OO
8 536 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
9 529 (9.72%) Web Development
10 528 (9.70%) Unit Testing
11 498 (9.15%) SDLC
12 485 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
13 464 (8.53%) SOLID
14 443 (8.14%) Computer Science
15 375 (6.89%) BDD
16 313 (5.75%) DevOps
17 295 (5.42%) Mathematics
18 284 (5.22%) Mentoring
19 274 (5.04%) Microservices
20 268 (4.93%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2,482 (45.62%) JavaScript
2 2,182 (40.10%) SQL
3 821 (15.09%) Java
4 739 (13.58%) C++
5 507 (9.32%) T-SQL
6 483 (8.88%) Python
7 307 (5.64%) VB.NET
8 290 (5.33%) C
9 256 (4.71%) TypeScript
10 190 (3.49%) PHP
11 147 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 135 (2.48%) Ruby
13 113 (2.08%) VB
14 76 (1.40%) MATLAB
15 69 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 66 (1.21%) Objective-C
17 65 (1.19%) R
18 54 (0.99%) F#
19 50 (0.92%) Bash Shell
20 35 (0.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 748 (13.75%) Degree
2 154 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 122 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 93 (1.71%) PhD
5 92 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 90 (1.65%) SC Cleared
7 47 (0.86%) ISEB
8 35 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 29 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 26 (0.48%) Master's Degree
11 24 (0.44%) MPhil
12 20 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
14 14 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
16 8 (0.15%) AWS Certification
16 8 (0.15%) CISSP
16 8 (0.15%) PMI Certification
17 6 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 468 (8.60%) QA
2 17 (0.31%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.22%) SLA
4 11 (0.20%) DICOM
4 11 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.18%) GAMP
5 10 (0.18%) PMO
6 9 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.11%) WAI
8 3 (0.055%) GDPR
9 2 (0.037%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.037%) WCAG
10 1 (0.018%) HL7
System Software
1 173 (3.18%) Docker
2 52 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 40 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.55%) Firmware
5 24 (0.44%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.35%) LXC
7 8 (0.15%) vSphere
8 4 (0.074%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.074%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.055%) Postfix
10 2 (0.037%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.018%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.018%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 66 (1.21%) Ansible
2 52 (0.96%) Kubernetes
3 50 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 26 (0.48%) Puppet
6 25 (0.46%) Terraform
7 20 (0.37%) Kibana
8 14 (0.26%) logstash
9 11 (0.20%) Grafana
10 8 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (0.15%) Packer
11 7 (0.13%) HP ALM
11 7 (0.13%) Prometheus
12 6 (0.11%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.092%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (0.092%) Salt
14 4 (0.074%) Mesos
14 4 (0.074%) Nagios
14 4 (0.074%) Rancher
15 3 (0.055%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1,363 (25.05%) Microsoft
2 241 (4.43%) Oracle
3 179 (3.29%) Xamarin
4 100 (1.84%) Google
5 91 (1.67%) Sitecore
6 47 (0.86%) Telerik
7 42 (0.77%) VMware
8 34 (0.62%) IBM
9 33 (0.61%) Cisco
10 27 (0.50%) SAP
11 24 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
12 21 (0.39%) HP
12 21 (0.39%) Informatica
13 18 (0.33%) Atlassian
14 16 (0.29%) TOWER Software
15 15 (0.28%) Intel
16 14 (0.26%) Adobe
16 14 (0.26%) Red Hat
17 12 (0.22%) New Relic
17 12 (0.22%) Wonderware