Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 4,806 5,593 6,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.83% 19.91% 20.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.62% 35.56% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4,339 5,084 6,027
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 13,124 15,730 17,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.16% 56.01% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11,353 13,607 15,486
South East median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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
Hampshire +1 1,552 £45,000 +3.45% 178
Thames Valley +1 1,406 £47,500 - 286
Surrey +3 760 £55,000 +15.79% 175
Berkshire +3 689 £50,000 - 127
West Sussex -4 485 £47,500 +5.56% 73
Oxfordshire -3 415 £45,000 -5.26% 93
East Sussex 0 397 £42,500 -5.56% 39
Buckinghamshire -2 302 £47,000 +4.44% 66
Kent -2 189 £47,500 +11.76% 56
Middlesex -9 6 £60,000 +17.07%
Isle of Wight - 4 £31,250 -
Home Counties - 2 £45,000 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 3,548 (73.82%) .NET
2 2,270 (47.23%) JavaScript
3 1,988 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
4 1,870 (38.91%) SQL
5 1,621 (33.73%) ASP.NET
6 1,609 (33.48%) SQL Server
7 1,550 (32.25%) MVC
8 1,465 (30.48%) HTML
9 1,326 (27.59%) Azure
10 1,230 (25.59%) CSS
11 1,190 (24.76%) Microsoft
12 1,132 (23.55%) AngularJS
13 963 (20.04%) Software Engineering
14 886 (18.44%) Degree
15 823 (17.12%) .NET Framework
16 809 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 719 (14.96%) TDD
18 714 (14.86%) jQuery
19 687 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
20 671 (13.96%) Scrum
21 655 (13.63%) .NET Core
22 637 (13.25%) Git (software)
23 608 (12.65%) Java
24 597 (12.42%) Web Services
25 591 (12.30%) Test Automation
26 587 (12.21%) Computer Science
27 585 (12.17%) Windows
28 583 (12.13%) Visual Studio
29 538 (11.19%) C++
30 537 (11.17%) Problem-Solving

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
1 143 (2.98%) IIS
2 104 (2.16%) Confluence
2 104 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 57 (1.19%) CMS
4 53 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 50 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 37 (0.77%) WordPress
7 30 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 23 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 23 (0.48%) Umbraco
9 20 (0.42%) Apache Spark
10 15 (0.31%) Hyperledger
11 12 (0.25%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.23%) Kentico
13 9 (0.19%) Apache
14 8 (0.17%) Drupal
14 8 (0.17%) SugarCRM
15 7 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.15%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.083%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.062%) Simulink
10 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 130 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (0.17%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.12%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.083%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.042%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.042%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.042%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.042%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.042%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.042%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.042%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.021%) Magento
8 1 (0.021%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.021%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.021%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.021%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1,326 (27.59%) Azure
2 416 (8.66%) AWS
3 233 (4.85%) SaaS
4 136 (2.83%) PaaS
5 112 (2.33%) GitHub
6 104 (2.16%) Power Platform
7 95 (1.98%) Serverless
8 82 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
9 48 (1.00%) GCP
10 44 (0.92%) Azure Functions
11 39 (0.81%) Slack
12 38 (0.79%) IaaS
13 33 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
14 29 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
15 26 (0.54%) Office 365
16 19 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
17 14 (0.29%) Amazon Cognito
17 14 (0.29%) PowerApps
18 13 (0.27%) Amazon S3
19 12 (0.25%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.12%) HTTP
2 50 (1.04%) Internet
3 32 (0.67%) Intranet
4 26 (0.54%) Firewall
5 21 (0.44%) VoIP
6 20 (0.42%) DNS
7 16 (0.33%) RS-232
8 15 (0.31%) Network Security
9 14 (0.29%) RS-485
10 13 (0.27%) CTI
11 12 (0.25%) TCP/IP
12 11 (0.23%) MPLS
13 10 (0.21%) SNMP
14 6 (0.12%) Wireshark
15 5 (0.10%) RS-422
15 5 (0.10%) RTP
15 5 (0.10%) Wireless
16 4 (0.083%) FTP
17 3 (0.062%) Bluetooth
17 3 (0.062%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,609 (33.48%) SQL Server
2 182 (3.79%) NoSQL
3 164 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 148 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 108 (2.25%) MySQL
5 108 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 102 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
7 97 (2.02%) Power BI
8 70 (1.46%) MongoDB
9 67 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
10 65 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 60 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
12 54 (1.12%) Big Data
13 53 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 47 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 41 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
16 34 (0.71%) Redis
17 33 (0.69%) RDBMS
18 29 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 637 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 583 (12.13%) Visual Studio
3 387 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 316 (6.58%) Selenium
5 196 (4.08%) SpecFlow
6 180 (3.75%) JIRA
7 155 (3.23%) NUnit
8 150 (3.12%) Jenkins
9 109 (2.27%) Subversion
10 108 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
11 104 (2.16%) TeamCity
12 88 (1.83%) WebDriver
13 62 (1.29%) Bitbucket
13 62 (1.29%) StyleCop
14 55 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 48 (1.00%) Cucumber
16 47 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
17 46 (0.96%) WiX
18 41 (0.85%) Postman
19 36 (0.75%) SoapUI
General
1 448 (9.32%) Finance
2 178 (3.70%) Retail
3 116 (2.41%) Marketing
4 89 (1.85%) Games
5 79 (1.64%) Automotive
6 74 (1.54%) Electronics
7 52 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 51 (1.06%) Telecoms
9 50 (1.04%) Public Sector
10 44 (0.92%) Aerospace
11 30 (0.62%) Advertising
12 23 (0.48%) Law
13 22 (0.46%) Military
14 20 (0.42%) Legal
15 18 (0.37%) Back Office
16 15 (0.31%) Banking
16 15 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.31%) Publishing
17 14 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 11 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3,333 (69.35%) Developer
2 1,424 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 1,301 (27.07%) C# Developer
4 1,068 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 740 (15.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 632 (13.15%) Senior Developer
7 611 (12.71%) Software Engineer
8 393 (8.18%) C# Software Developer
9 335 (6.97%) .NET Software Developer
10 280 (5.83%) ASP.NET Developer
10 280 (5.83%) Junior
11 264 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 250 (5.20%) Full Stack Developer
13 247 (5.14%) Web Developer
14 222 (4.62%) Junior Developer
15 221 (4.60%) Senior Software Developer
16 220 (4.58%) C# Software Engineer
17 218 (4.54%) Senior .NET Developer
18 212 (4.41%) Graduate
19 192 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,548 (73.82%) .NET
2 1,621 (33.73%) ASP.NET
3 1,465 (30.48%) HTML
4 1,230 (25.59%) CSS
5 1,132 (23.55%) AngularJS
6 823 (17.12%) .NET Framework
7 809 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 714 (14.86%) jQuery
9 687 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 655 (13.63%) .NET Core
11 597 (12.42%) Web Services
12 514 (10.69%) WCF
13 435 (9.05%) HTML5
14 407 (8.47%) React
15 394 (8.20%) REST
16 393 (8.18%) Entity Framework
17 366 (7.62%) XML
18 320 (6.66%) WPF
19 299 (6.22%) RESTful
20 247 (5.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 322 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
2 191 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
3 189 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 157 (3.27%) Algorithms
5 143 (2.98%) Mobile App
6 102 (2.12%) User Experience
7 82 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 55 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
9 47 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 43 (0.89%) Management Information System
11 33 (0.69%) Cloud Native
12 30 (0.62%) Public Cloud
13 28 (0.58%) Data Structures
14 24 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
15 22 (0.46%) BYOD
16 20 (0.42%) Driving Licence
17 18 (0.37%) Client/Server
17 18 (0.37%) FMCG
17 18 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
17 18 (0.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 585 (12.17%) Windows
2 214 (4.45%) Linux
3 146 (3.04%) Android
4 130 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 88 (1.83%) Windows Server
6 58 (1.21%) Unix
7 24 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 22 (0.46%) Windows 7
9 19 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
10 15 (0.31%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (0.23%) VMS
12 11 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.15%) tvOS
14 6 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
15 4 (0.083%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.042%) FreeRTOS
16 2 (0.042%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,988 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1,550 (32.25%) MVC
3 963 (20.04%) Software Engineering
4 719 (14.96%) TDD
5 671 (13.96%) Scrum
6 591 (12.30%) Test Automation
7 587 (12.21%) Computer Science
8 537 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
9 487 (10.13%) DevOps
10 478 (9.95%) Unit Testing
11 461 (9.59%) Web Development
12 386 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
13 350 (7.28%) Mentoring
14 346 (7.20%) OO
15 339 (7.05%) SDLC
16 324 (6.74%) BDD
17 294 (6.12%) Microservices
18 280 (5.83%) SOLID
19 225 (4.68%) Mathematics
20 220 (4.58%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,270 (47.23%) JavaScript
2 1,870 (38.91%) SQL
3 608 (12.65%) Java
4 538 (11.19%) C++
5 395 (8.22%) T-SQL
6 393 (8.18%) Python
7 299 (6.22%) VB.NET
8 288 (5.99%) C
9 228 (4.74%) TypeScript
10 140 (2.91%) PowerShell
11 135 (2.81%) PHP
12 130 (2.70%) VB
13 62 (1.29%) MATLAB
14 61 (1.27%) Ruby
15 58 (1.21%) R
16 48 (1.00%) XAML
17 35 (0.73%) VB6
18 33 (0.69%) Scala
19 32 (0.67%) Objective-C
20 30 (0.62%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 886 (18.44%) Degree
2 433 (9.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 110 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 61 (1.27%) SC Cleared
5 59 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
6 55 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 48 (1.00%) ISEB
8 33 (0.69%) DV Cleared
8 33 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (0.29%) Master's Degree
11 11 (0.23%) AWS Certification
11 11 (0.23%) MCP
12 9 (0.19%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.15%) CCNA
13 7 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.15%) DBS Check
14 6 (0.12%) MCAD
14 6 (0.12%) MCPD
14 6 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (5.58%) QA
2 28 (0.58%) DICOM
3 22 (0.46%) GDPR
4 10 (0.21%) WCAG
5 8 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.12%) ISO 13485
7 6 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.10%) IEC 61508
9 4 (0.083%) COBIT
10 2 (0.042%) GAMP
10 2 (0.042%) MISRA
10 2 (0.042%) SLA
System Software
1 299 (6.22%) Docker
2 44 (0.92%) Firmware
3 21 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (0.31%) LXC
7 12 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.10%) ACF2
8 5 (0.10%) RACF
9 4 (0.083%) vSphere
10 2 (0.042%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.042%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 142 (2.95%) Kubernetes
2 59 (1.23%) Puppet
3 46 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.35%) Ansible
5 16 (0.33%) Kibana
5 16 (0.33%) Terraform
6 10 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (0.21%) MIIS
7 9 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (0.083%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.062%) Salt
11 2 (0.042%) logstash
11 2 (0.042%) WSUS
12 1 (0.021%) Grafana
12 1 (0.021%) Nagios
12 1 (0.021%) nmon
12 1 (0.021%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1,190 (24.76%) Microsoft
2 107 (2.23%) Oracle
3 94 (1.96%) Xamarin
4 51 (1.06%) Google
4 51 (1.06%) SAP
5 48 (1.00%) Sitecore
6 41 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (0.67%) IBM
8 30 (0.62%) Freescale
8 30 (0.62%) Renesas
9 29 (0.60%) Atlassian
10 28 (0.58%) Sage
11 22 (0.46%) Apple
12 20 (0.42%) Perforce
13 18 (0.37%) Borland
14 17 (0.35%) Tableau
14 17 (0.35%) Telerik
14 17 (0.35%) VMware
15 15 (0.31%) Cisco
16 13 (0.27%) HP