Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 5866 6257 6794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.34% 17.79% 16.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.48% 34.27% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5444 5955 6522
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 16082 18259 21012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.78% 51.91% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 16136 18220
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 2017. 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 2066 £42,500 - 122
Hampshire +3 1344 £42,500 +6.25% 67
Surrey +1 1113 £50,000 +5.26% 44
Berkshire +6 894 £45,000 - 44
Buckinghamshire -2 657 £43,000 +7.50% 35
West Sussex +4 551 £42,500 -5.56% 28
Oxfordshire +1 534 £40,000 - 43
East Sussex 0 452 £40,000 -4.76% 25
Kent +2 299 £42,500 - 22
Home Counties +4 9 £43,500 -13.00%
Middlesex -17 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Isle of Wight +3 7 £24,000 -27.82%
Sussex -2 6 £70,000 +55.56% 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for C#.

1 4711 (80.31%) .NET
2 2972 (50.66%) ASP.NET
3 2883 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
4 2853 (48.64%) SQL Server
5 2823 (48.12%) MVC
6 2781 (47.41%) JavaScript
7 2446 (41.70%) SQL
8 2170 (36.99%) HTML
9 1933 (32.95%) CSS
10 1780 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1738 (29.63%) Microsoft
12 1439 (24.53%) AngularJS
13 1416 (24.14%) TDD
14 1320 (22.50%) jQuery
15 1216 (20.73%) .NET Framework
16 1132 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1030 (17.56%) Scrum
18 1012 (17.25%) WCF
19 894 (15.24%) Degree
20 861 (14.68%) OO
21 858 (14.63%) Software Engineering
22 839 (14.30%) Windows
23 831 (14.17%) Java
24 822 (14.01%) Web Development
25 795 (13.55%) Web Services
26 792 (13.50%) Visual Studio
27 767 (13.08%) Finance
28 757 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
29 691 (11.78%) BDD
30 672 (11.46%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 342 (5.83%) IIS
2 234 (3.99%) CMS
3 145 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 131 (2.23%) SharePoint
5 117 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 112 (1.91%) Umbraco
7 96 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
8 68 (1.16%) NServiceBus
9 38 (0.65%) Apache Spark
10 37 (0.63%) EPiServer
11 34 (0.58%) WordPress
12 24 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 24 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
13 23 (0.39%) Confluence
14 22 (0.38%) DNN
15 21 (0.36%) Documentum
16 20 (0.34%) Drupal
17 17 (0.29%) Kentico
18 15 (0.26%) Apache
18 15 (0.26%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 118 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 95 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.10%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.085%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.051%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.034%) GIMP
8 2 (0.034%) Simulink
9 1 (0.017%) Blender
9 1 (0.017%) CATIA
9 1 (0.017%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.017%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 123 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.26%) Teamcenter
3 11 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.15%) SAP ERP
4 9 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.10%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.068%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.068%) nopCommerce
7 4 (0.068%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.034%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.034%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.034%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.034%) SAP CAR
8 2 (0.034%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.017%) Infor LN
9 1 (0.017%) iTrent
9 1 (0.017%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.017%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.017%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 757 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 277 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 269 (4.59%) SaaS
4 40 (0.68%) Office 365
5 36 (0.61%) npm
6 33 (0.56%) GitHub
7 31 (0.53%) PaaS
8 20 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
10 16 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.27%) Firebase
11 15 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 15 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
12 11 (0.19%) Force.com
13 9 (0.15%) Azure Data Factory
13 9 (0.15%) Datadog
13 9 (0.15%) Google Analytics
14 8 (0.14%) Serverless
15 6 (0.10%) Google Play
16 4 (0.068%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 185 (3.15%) Internet
2 115 (1.96%) HTTP
3 77 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 53 (0.90%) Broadband
5 51 (0.87%) Intranet
6 28 (0.48%) DNS
7 22 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 20 (0.34%) SSL
8 20 (0.34%) Wireless
9 18 (0.31%) SMTP
10 15 (0.26%) FTP
11 14 (0.24%) Extranet
12 13 (0.22%) RS-232
12 13 (0.22%) RS-485
13 9 (0.15%) RS-422
14 8 (0.14%) MQTT
15 7 (0.12%) VoIP
15 7 (0.12%) WAN
16 6 (0.10%) SMS
17 5 (0.085%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2853 (48.64%) SQL Server
2 465 (7.93%) SQL Server 2016
3 399 (6.80%) NoSQL
4 255 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 253 (4.31%) Relational Database
6 230 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 222 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 198 (3.38%) MongoDB
9 178 (3.03%) MySQL
9 178 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
10 151 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 98 (1.67%) Big Data
12 74 (1.26%) RDBMS
13 64 (1.09%) MariaDB
13 64 (1.09%) Redis
14 54 (0.92%) Power BI
15 45 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
16 41 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
17 39 (0.66%) Oracle Database
18 37 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 792 (13.50%) Visual Studio
2 643 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 626 (10.67%) Git (software)
4 392 (6.68%) NUnit
5 247 (4.21%) Selenium
6 158 (2.69%) JIRA
6 158 (2.69%) Subversion
7 155 (2.64%) TeamCity
8 131 (2.23%) WebDriver
9 122 (2.08%) Moq
10 89 (1.52%) Jenkins
11 84 (1.43%) MSTest
12 82 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
13 81 (1.38%) SpecFlow
14 56 (0.95%) MSBuild
14 56 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
15 55 (0.94%) HP UFT
15 55 (0.94%) SoapUI
16 51 (0.87%) JMeter
17 43 (0.73%) JUnit
General
1 767 (13.08%) Finance
2 233 (3.97%) Retail
3 211 (3.60%) Marketing
4 169 (2.88%) Games
5 161 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 115 (1.96%) Electronics
7 103 (1.76%) Advertising
8 96 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 70 (1.19%) Back Office
10 68 (1.16%) Banking
11 59 (1.01%) Music Industry
12 51 (0.87%) Legal
13 46 (0.78%) Automotive
14 36 (0.61%) Publishing
15 31 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 30 (0.51%) Law
17 28 (0.48%) Financial Institution
18 22 (0.38%) Investment Banking
19 19 (0.32%) Aerospace
20 15 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 4526 (77.16%) Developer
2 2757 (47.00%) .NET Developer
3 1998 (34.06%) C# Developer
4 1358 (23.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 1011 (17.23%) Software Developer
6 724 (12.34%) Senior Developer
7 719 (12.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 620 (10.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 539 (9.19%) C# Software Developer
10 493 (8.40%) .NET Software Developer
11 457 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 423 (7.21%) Software Engineer
13 419 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
14 411 (7.01%) SQL Developer
15 375 (6.39%) Web Developer
16 350 (5.97%) Junior
17 309 (5.27%) Junior Developer
18 299 (5.10%) Senior C# Developer
19 287 (4.89%) Graduate
20 240 (4.09%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4711 (80.31%) .NET
2 2972 (50.66%) ASP.NET
3 2170 (36.99%) HTML
4 1933 (32.95%) CSS
5 1780 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1439 (24.53%) AngularJS
7 1320 (22.50%) jQuery
8 1216 (20.73%) .NET Framework
9 1132 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1012 (17.25%) WCF
11 795 (13.55%) Web Services
12 672 (11.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 670 (11.42%) HTML5
14 630 (10.74%) Entity Framework
15 623 (10.62%) WPF
16 621 (10.59%) RESTful
17 562 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 514 (8.76%) XML
19 465 (7.93%) KnockoutJS
20 419 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 546 (9.31%) Computer Science
2 501 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
3 247 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 184 (3.14%) User Experience
5 143 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 127 (2.17%) Fintech
7 122 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 81 (1.38%) Algorithms
9 69 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 61 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 45 (0.77%) Clustering
12 44 (0.75%) iPad
13 41 (0.70%) Management Information System
14 39 (0.66%) Social Media
15 35 (0.60%) Data Structures
16 33 (0.56%) W3C
17 30 (0.51%) Tandem
18 29 (0.49%) BBC
19 24 (0.41%) Digital TV
20 18 (0.31%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 839 (14.30%) Windows
2 305 (5.20%) Linux
3 191 (3.26%) Android
4 132 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 130 (2.22%) Windows Server
6 85 (1.45%) Unix
7 30 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 19 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.20%) Windows 10
12 10 (0.17%) Solaris
13 9 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.051%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.051%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.034%) FreeBSD
17 1 (0.017%) AIX
17 1 (0.017%) VMS
17 1 (0.017%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2883 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 2823 (48.12%) MVC
3 1416 (24.14%) TDD
4 1030 (17.56%) Scrum
5 861 (14.68%) OO
6 858 (14.63%) Software Engineering
7 822 (14.01%) Web Development
8 691 (11.78%) BDD
9 619 (10.55%) Test Automation
10 605 (10.31%) Web Application Development
11 577 (9.84%) Unit Testing
12 542 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
13 486 (8.29%) SDLC
14 392 (6.68%) SOLID
15 391 (6.67%) OOP
16 318 (5.42%) Mentoring
17 239 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
18 218 (3.72%) Kanban
19 213 (3.63%) Mathematics
20 211 (3.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2781 (47.41%) JavaScript
2 2446 (41.70%) SQL
3 831 (14.17%) Java
4 650 (11.08%) T-SQL
5 601 (10.25%) C++
6 576 (9.82%) VB.NET
7 477 (8.13%) Python
8 396 (6.75%) Ruby
9 263 (4.48%) C
10 187 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 186 (3.17%) VB
12 183 (3.12%) PHP
13 156 (2.66%) TypeScript
14 119 (2.03%) Bash Shell
15 74 (1.26%) F#
16 73 (1.24%) Perl
17 54 (0.92%) PL/SQL
18 53 (0.90%) Go
18 53 (0.90%) MATLAB
19 42 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 894 (15.24%) Degree
2 220 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 133 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 101 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 91 (1.55%) SC Cleared
6 72 (1.23%) ISTQB
7 63 (1.07%) ISEB
8 51 (0.87%) PhD
9 29 (0.49%) MCPD
10 25 (0.43%) MCP
11 22 (0.38%) PMI Certification
12 19 (0.32%) Master's Degree
13 14 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (0.20%) PMP
15 11 (0.19%) MCTS
16 10 (0.17%) APMG
17 8 (0.14%) DV Cleared
17 8 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (0.14%) MCSD
18 7 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (5.34%) QA
2 28 (0.48%) SLA
3 13 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.17%) GAMP
5 8 (0.14%) WCAG
6 7 (0.12%) PMO
7 5 (0.085%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 5 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.068%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.034%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.034%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.034%) TickIT
10 1 (0.017%) ARP4754
10 1 (0.017%) ARP4761
10 1 (0.017%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.017%) DO-254
10 1 (0.017%) GDPR
10 1 (0.017%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.017%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 127 (2.17%) Docker
2 43 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.34%) Firmware
4 13 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.068%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.051%) vSphere
7 1 (0.017%) ACF2
7 1 (0.017%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.017%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.017%) etcd
7 1 (0.017%) LXC
7 1 (0.017%) RACF
7 1 (0.017%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 99 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 69 (1.18%) Puppet
3 56 (0.95%) Kibana
4 44 (0.75%) Ansible
5 38 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 27 (0.46%) Terraform
6 27 (0.46%) WSUS
7 26 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 24 (0.41%) Grafana
8 24 (0.41%) Packer
9 15 (0.26%) StatsD
10 12 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 7 (0.12%) Kubernetes
12 6 (0.10%) logstash
13 5 (0.085%) Nagios
14 4 (0.068%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (0.068%) Icinga
14 4 (0.068%) Prometheus
14 4 (0.068%) ZABBIX
15 3 (0.051%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1738 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 325 (5.54%) Oracle
3 131 (2.23%) Sitecore
4 92 (1.57%) SAP
5 86 (1.47%) Xamarin
6 81 (1.38%) Google
7 64 (1.09%) HP
8 57 (0.97%) Telerik
9 51 (0.87%) Facebook
10 32 (0.55%) Apple
10 32 (0.55%) Sony
11 26 (0.44%) New Relic
12 23 (0.39%) VMware
12 23 (0.39%) Yahoo!
13 21 (0.36%) EMC
14 20 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (0.27%) IBM
16 15 (0.26%) Dynatrace
16 15 (0.26%) Tableau
17 14 (0.24%) Adobe