Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,990 1,677 4,761
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 16.59% 20.90% 18.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.27% 35.19% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,375 1,470 4,314
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,625 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £64,750 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 9,561 4,766 13,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.05% 59.39% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6,943 4,142 11,764
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
75th Percentile £65,125 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +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 25 October 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 25 October 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
Hampshire -1 906 £55,000 +10.00% 133
Thames Valley -3 877 £50,000 -2.44% 151
Berkshire -3 498 £55,000 - 70
Surrey -2 440 £55,000 - 87
West Sussex -1 295 £50,000 -13.04% 29
East Sussex -9 233 £50,000 - 26
Oxfordshire +5 200 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Kent -2 182 £47,500 +5.56% 55
Buckinghamshire -4 180 £45,000 -18.18% 55
Sussex -1 15 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Isle of Wight - 5 £33,000 - 1
Home Counties - 5 £57,500 -
Middlesex +8 4 - -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 2,212 (73.98%) .NET
2 1,496 (50.03%) Agile Software Development
3 1,478 (49.43%) Azure
4 1,290 (43.14%) JavaScript
5 1,287 (43.04%) SQL
6 913 (30.54%) .NET Core
7 906 (30.30%) SQL Server
8 792 (26.49%) DevOps
9 755 (25.25%) ASP.NET
10 722 (24.15%) HTML
11 663 (22.17%) MVC
12 657 (21.97%) CSS
13 654 (21.87%) AngularJS
14 624 (20.87%) Microsoft
15 621 (20.77%) React
16 596 (19.93%) Test Automation
17 589 (19.70%) Software Engineering
18 567 (18.96%) TDD
19 545 (18.23%) .NET Framework
20 523 (17.49%) Full Stack Development
21 519 (17.36%) Scrum
22 493 (16.49%) Social Skills
23 475 (15.89%) Microservices
24 468 (15.65%) Degree
25 418 (13.98%) AWS
26 417 (13.95%) Git (software)
27 405 (13.55%) Docker
28 373 (12.47%) Problem-Solving
29 346 (11.57%) Kubernetes
30 339 (11.34%) Mentoring

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
1 118 (3.95%) CMS
2 74 (2.47%) IIS
3 62 (2.07%) EPiServer
4 51 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 48 (1.61%) Umbraco
6 45 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
7 30 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
7 30 (1.00%) Confluence
8 23 (0.77%) Apache
8 23 (0.77%) Apache Spark
9 15 (0.50%) MS Exchange
10 13 (0.43%) NServiceBus
11 12 (0.40%) Kentico
12 10 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (0.30%) WordPress
14 7 (0.23%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.20%) SAS
16 3 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
17 1 (0.033%) Facebook Platform
17 1 (0.033%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.54%) Campfire
4 4 (0.13%) Windchill
5 3 (0.10%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.067%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.033%) Figma
7 1 (0.033%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.50%) Sentinel
4 8 (0.27%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.20%) Shopify
6 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 3 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.067%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.067%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.033%) Magento
9 1 (0.033%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.033%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.033%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1,478 (49.43%) Azure
2 418 (13.98%) AWS
3 249 (8.33%) SaaS
4 196 (6.56%) Serverless
5 151 (5.05%) Azure Service Bus
6 116 (3.88%) Power Platform
7 103 (3.44%) Azure Functions
8 99 (3.31%) GitHub
9 88 (2.94%) Azure Event Grid
10 84 (2.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 84 (2.81%) GCP
11 73 (2.44%) Azure Logic Apps
12 68 (2.27%) Microsoft 365
13 55 (1.84%) Dynamics 365
14 43 (1.44%) Azure Data Factory
14 43 (1.44%) OpenShift
14 43 (1.44%) PaaS
15 41 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
16 39 (1.30%) Azure Service Fabric
17 38 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 25 (0.84%) HTTP
2 16 (0.54%) Broadband
3 15 (0.50%) Internet
4 13 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.37%) Network Security
6 10 (0.33%) SMTP
7 9 (0.30%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (0.30%) DNS
8 8 (0.27%) VPN
9 6 (0.20%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.17%) Skype
11 4 (0.13%) SSL
12 2 (0.067%) Converged Networks
12 2 (0.067%) DSL
12 2 (0.067%) Firewall
12 2 (0.067%) FTP
12 2 (0.067%) WEP
13 1 (0.033%) 5G
13 1 (0.033%) H.323
13 1 (0.033%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 906 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 210 (7.02%) NoSQL
3 107 (3.58%) Relational Database
3 107 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 97 (3.24%) Big Data
4 97 (3.24%) Power BI
5 94 (3.14%) MongoDB
6 90 (3.01%) Data Lake
7 75 (2.51%) MySQL
8 64 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
9 60 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 58 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
11 43 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 42 (1.40%) Redis
13 32 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
14 31 (1.04%) Oracle Database
15 30 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
16 28 (0.94%) OLAP
17 24 (0.80%) MS Access
17 24 (0.80%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 417 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 287 (9.60%) Selenium
3 239 (7.99%) Visual Studio
4 168 (5.62%) SpecFlow
5 128 (4.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 119 (3.98%) TeamCity
7 117 (3.91%) Jenkins
8 115 (3.85%) NUnit
9 114 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 109 (3.65%) JIRA
11 84 (2.81%) WebDriver
12 55 (1.84%) Subversion
13 42 (1.40%) Moq
14 37 (1.24%) MSTest
14 37 (1.24%) Postman
15 32 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 29 (0.97%) Cucumber
17 25 (0.84%) JMeter
18 23 (0.77%) Cypress.io
19 22 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 493 (16.49%) Social Skills
2 270 (9.03%) Finance
3 147 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 101 (3.38%) Retail
5 76 (2.54%) Marketing
6 75 (2.51%) Organisational Skills
7 51 (1.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 47 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 43 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 40 (1.34%) Electronics
11 36 (1.20%) Advertising
12 35 (1.17%) Law
13 32 (1.07%) Presentation Skills
14 28 (0.94%) Legal
15 27 (0.90%) Telecoms
16 24 (0.80%) Public Sector
17 22 (0.74%) Automotive
18 19 (0.64%) Military
19 18 (0.60%) Publishing
20 16 (0.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,880 (62.88%) Developer
2 719 (24.05%) .NET Developer
3 711 (23.78%) C# Developer
4 631 (21.10%) Software Developer
5 452 (15.12%) Senior Developer
6 386 (12.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 295 (9.87%) Software Engineer
8 241 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
9 229 (7.66%) Full Stack Developer
10 214 (7.16%) Senior C# Developer
11 198 (6.62%) .NET Software Developer
12 175 (5.85%) Senior .NET Developer
13 146 (4.88%) Senior Software Developer
14 126 (4.21%) Architect
15 117 (3.91%) Junior
16 116 (3.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 106 (3.55%) Web Developer
18 101 (3.38%) Senior Software Engineer
19 99 (3.31%) Lead Developer
20 97 (3.24%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,212 (73.98%) .NET
2 913 (30.54%) .NET Core
3 755 (25.25%) ASP.NET
4 722 (24.15%) HTML
5 657 (21.97%) CSS
6 654 (21.87%) AngularJS
7 621 (20.77%) React
8 545 (18.23%) .NET Framework
9 323 (10.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 321 (10.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 262 (8.76%) REST
12 254 (8.49%) jQuery
13 230 (7.69%) Web Services
14 219 (7.32%) Entity Framework
15 208 (6.96%) RESTful
16 167 (5.59%) HTML5
17 163 (5.45%) XML
18 160 (5.35%) Vue.js
19 143 (4.78%) ASP.NET Core
20 139 (4.65%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 197 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
2 116 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
3 97 (3.24%) Mobile App
4 93 (3.11%) User Experience
5 75 (2.51%) Cloud Native
6 72 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
7 59 (1.97%) Algorithms
8 44 (1.47%) Virtual Team
9 42 (1.40%) Legacy Systems
10 34 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 33 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 24 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
13 20 (0.67%) iPhone
14 15 (0.50%) Legacy Code
15 14 (0.47%) Life Science
15 14 (0.47%) Renewable Energy
16 13 (0.43%) Legacy Applications
17 12 (0.40%) Client/Server
18 11 (0.37%) LIMS
18 11 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 301 (10.07%) Windows
2 200 (6.69%) Linux
3 62 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 57 (1.91%) Android
5 51 (1.71%) Unix
6 41 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 26 (0.87%) VMS
8 19 (0.64%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.37%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.067%) CentOS
13 2 (0.067%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.067%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.033%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,496 (50.03%) Agile Software Development
2 792 (26.49%) DevOps
3 663 (22.17%) MVC
4 596 (19.93%) Test Automation
5 589 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 567 (18.96%) TDD
7 523 (17.49%) Full Stack Development
8 519 (17.36%) Scrum
9 475 (15.89%) Microservices
10 373 (12.47%) Problem-Solving
11 339 (11.34%) Mentoring
12 337 (11.27%) Computer Science
13 281 (9.40%) Unit Testing
14 278 (9.30%) SDLC
15 244 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
16 228 (7.63%) Web Development
17 225 (7.53%) BDD
18 224 (7.49%) OO
19 223 (7.46%) SOLID
20 176 (5.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,290 (43.14%) JavaScript
2 1,287 (43.04%) SQL
3 319 (10.67%) Java
4 302 (10.10%) Python
5 271 (9.06%) TypeScript
6 253 (8.46%) C++
7 222 (7.42%) T-SQL
8 185 (6.19%) PowerShell
9 134 (4.48%) C
10 103 (3.44%) Bash Shell
11 76 (2.54%) PHP
12 57 (1.91%) VB.NET
13 56 (1.87%) VB
14 43 (1.44%) Go
14 43 (1.44%) Scala
15 41 (1.37%) Perl
16 35 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 29 (0.97%) XAML
18 26 (0.87%) Ruby
19 21 (0.70%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 468 (15.65%) Degree
2 175 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 89 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 82 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.17%) Master's Degree
6 29 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (0.90%) ISEB
8 22 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
9 19 (0.64%) ISTQB
9 19 (0.64%) SANS
10 15 (0.50%) GCFA
10 15 (0.50%) GCFE
10 15 (0.50%) GCIA
10 15 (0.50%) GCIH
11 13 (0.43%) CISSP
12 10 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (0.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 9 (0.30%) AWS Certification
13 9 (0.30%) CCSP
13 9 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 298 (9.97%) QA
2 18 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (0.54%) GDPR
4 15 (0.50%) SLA
5 14 (0.47%) Accessibility
6 9 (0.30%) WCAG
7 6 (0.20%) GRC
8 5 (0.17%) GLP
8 5 (0.17%) GMP
8 5 (0.17%) Good Clinical Practice
9 4 (0.13%) CDISC
9 4 (0.13%) Def Stans
10 3 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 3 (0.10%) GAMP
10 3 (0.10%) GxP
10 3 (0.10%) HL7
10 3 (0.10%) ISO 13485
10 3 (0.10%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.067%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.033%) DICOM
System Software
1 405 (13.55%) Docker
2 26 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.10%) Firmware
7 2 (0.067%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.067%) LXC
7 2 (0.067%) NFS
8 1 (0.033%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 346 (11.57%) Kubernetes
2 103 (3.44%) Terraform
3 61 (2.04%) Ansible
4 35 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (1.04%) Puppet
6 16 (0.54%) Grafana
7 12 (0.40%) Kibana
8 8 (0.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 5 (0.17%) Opsview
10 4 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.13%) PTC Integrity
11 3 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.10%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.067%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.067%) Rancher
13 1 (0.033%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.033%) logstash
13 1 (0.033%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 624 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 94 (3.14%) Oracle
3 80 (2.68%) Xamarin
4 53 (1.77%) Google
5 41 (1.37%) VMware
6 36 (1.20%) Databricks
7 27 (0.90%) Telerik
8 24 (0.80%) Palantir
9 23 (0.77%) SAP
10 18 (0.60%) IBM
11 16 (0.54%) Red Hat
12 15 (0.50%) IFS
13 14 (0.47%) Sitecore
14 12 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.33%) ServiceNow
16 9 (0.30%) Adobe
16 9 (0.30%) JD Edwards
17 8 (0.27%) Atlassian
17 8 (0.27%) Dynatrace
17 8 (0.27%) LogicMonitor