Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 5,027 6,410 5,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.13% 21.12% 18.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.04% 36.24% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4,462 5,937 5,152
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -4.49%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

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 14,345 17,689 15,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.59% 58.28% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12,176 15,372 13,361
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 24 May 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 24 May 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 0 1,707 £45,000 +5.88% 127
Thames Valley -1 1,425 £47,500 +5.56% 197
Surrey -1 799 £50,000 +11.11% 113
Berkshire -3 707 £50,985 +1.97% 71
West Sussex +2 435 £47,500 +5.56% 50
Buckinghamshire +1 395 £45,000 +2.27% 51
East Sussex 0 371 £42,500 -5.56% 22
Oxfordshire -1 323 £43,750 -2.78% 75
Kent 0 279 £45,000 +7.14% 78
Isle of Wight +10 13 £27,500 -26.67% 2
Middlesex +8 1 £36,250 -34.09%
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 3,885 (77.28%) .NET
2 2,393 (47.60%) JavaScript
3 2,271 (45.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2,030 (40.38%) ASP.NET
5 1,958 (38.95%) SQL
6 1,890 (37.60%) MVC
7 1,781 (35.43%) SQL Server
8 1,681 (33.44%) HTML
9 1,514 (30.12%) CSS
10 1,223 (24.33%) Microsoft
11 1,186 (23.59%) AngularJS
12 1,170 (23.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 1,152 (22.92%) Software Engineering
14 946 (18.82%) .NET Framework
15 939 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 849 (16.89%) Degree
17 848 (16.87%) jQuery
18 818 (16.27%) TDD
19 786 (15.64%) C++
20 739 (14.70%) Scrum
21 701 (13.94%) Java
22 673 (13.39%) Git (software)
23 642 (12.77%) WCF
24 628 (12.49%) Test Automation
25 621 (12.35%) ASP.NET Web API
26 597 (11.88%) Visual Studio
27 580 (11.54%) OO
28 571 (11.36%) Web Services
29 569 (11.32%) Windows
30 543 (10.80%) Unit Testing

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
1 196 (3.90%) IIS
2 135 (2.69%) SharePoint
3 131 (2.61%) CMS
4 118 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
5 93 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 83 (1.65%) Umbraco
7 58 (1.15%) Confluence
8 40 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
9 39 (0.78%) EPiServer
10 37 (0.74%) Kentico
11 26 (0.52%) Apache
12 22 (0.44%) Sitefinity
13 19 (0.38%) Apache Spark
14 16 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.24%) Hyperledger
16 10 (0.20%) Drupal
16 10 (0.20%) WordPress
17 9 (0.18%) Documentum
17 9 (0.18%) GeoServer
18 8 (0.16%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 37 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.32%) GNU Octave
4 15 (0.30%) Fireworks
5 14 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.22%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.080%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.060%) Sketch
9 2 (0.040%) Maple
9 2 (0.040%) Simulink
10 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.020%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 85 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.18%) nopCommerce
3 8 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.14%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.14%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
5 6 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
5 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.12%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.080%) Magento
6 4 (0.080%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.080%) SAP VC
7 3 (0.060%) Shopify
8 2 (0.040%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.020%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.020%) SAP CCM
9 1 (0.020%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.020%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1,170 (23.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 432 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
3 242 (4.81%) SaaS
4 120 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
5 106 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 74 (1.47%) Serverless
7 62 (1.23%) PaaS
8 59 (1.17%) npm
9 43 (0.86%) Power Platform
10 40 (0.80%) Azure Functions
10 40 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
11 28 (0.56%) GitHub
12 23 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
13 20 (0.40%) Office 365
14 19 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
15 18 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
16 16 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (0.30%) NuGet
18 14 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
19 12 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (1.81%) Internet
2 24 (0.48%) Firewall
3 23 (0.46%) RIP
3 23 (0.46%) VoIP
4 20 (0.40%) Intranet
5 19 (0.38%) DNS
5 19 (0.38%) Network Security
6 17 (0.34%) CTI
6 17 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.32%) HTTP
8 11 (0.22%) HTTPS
9 10 (0.20%) MPLS
9 10 (0.20%) SNMP
10 9 (0.18%) Broadband
10 9 (0.18%) RS-485
11 8 (0.16%) Bluetooth
11 8 (0.16%) Ethernet
11 8 (0.16%) VPN
12 7 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.14%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,781 (35.43%) SQL Server
2 211 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 193 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 190 (3.78%) NoSQL
5 145 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 141 (2.80%) MongoDB
7 136 (2.71%) Big Data
8 101 (2.01%) MySQL
9 98 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
10 90 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
11 75 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
12 60 (1.19%) Redis
13 56 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
14 48 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
15 47 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 45 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
17 38 (0.76%) Power BI
18 37 (0.74%) GIS
18 37 (0.74%) Neo4j
19 36 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 673 (13.39%) Git (software)
2 597 (11.88%) Visual Studio
3 395 (7.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 312 (6.21%) Selenium
5 197 (3.92%) TeamCity
6 184 (3.66%) JIRA
7 176 (3.50%) Jenkins
8 164 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 155 (3.08%) SpecFlow
10 128 (2.55%) NUnit
11 108 (2.15%) Subversion
12 99 (1.97%) WebDriver
13 75 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
14 59 (1.17%) Cucumber
14 59 (1.17%) SoapUI
15 58 (1.15%) gulp
15 58 (1.15%) webpack
16 54 (1.07%) Visual Studio Coded UI
17 53 (1.05%) MSTest
18 45 (0.90%) Babel
General
1 473 (9.41%) Finance
2 130 (2.59%) Retail
3 110 (2.19%) Marketing
4 83 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 80 (1.59%) Games
6 57 (1.13%) Electronics
7 52 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 49 (0.97%) Aerospace
9 44 (0.88%) Legal
10 37 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 28 (0.56%) Advertising
12 24 (0.48%) Automotive
12 24 (0.48%) Military
13 23 (0.46%) Law
14 21 (0.42%) Back Office
14 21 (0.42%) Publishing
15 19 (0.38%) Billing
16 16 (0.32%) Avionics
16 16 (0.32%) Banking
17 11 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3,409 (67.81%) Developer
2 1,680 (33.42%) .NET Developer
3 1,378 (27.41%) C# Developer
4 1,160 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 809 (16.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 625 (12.43%) Software Engineer
7 545 (10.84%) Senior Developer
8 447 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
9 372 (7.40%) .NET Software Developer
10 359 (7.14%) Junior
11 342 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
12 318 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 309 (6.15%) Junior Developer
14 283 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
15 252 (5.01%) Senior .NET Developer
16 241 (4.79%) Graduate
17 211 (4.20%) C# Software Engineer
18 204 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 190 (3.78%) SQL Developer
20 184 (3.66%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,885 (77.28%) .NET
2 2,030 (40.38%) ASP.NET
3 1,681 (33.44%) HTML
4 1,514 (30.12%) CSS
5 1,186 (23.59%) AngularJS
6 946 (18.82%) .NET Framework
7 939 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 848 (16.87%) jQuery
9 642 (12.77%) WCF
10 621 (12.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 571 (11.36%) Web Services
12 535 (10.64%) .NET Core
13 484 (9.63%) HTML5
14 460 (9.15%) Entity Framework
15 440 (8.75%) XML
16 406 (8.08%) RESTful
17 402 (8.00%) React
18 374 (7.44%) REST
19 367 (7.30%) WPF
20 271 (5.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 322 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
2 253 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 192 (3.82%) Mobile App
4 155 (3.08%) User Experience
5 147 (2.92%) Algorithms
6 113 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
7 109 (2.17%) Fintech
8 97 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
9 50 (0.99%) Internet of Things
10 42 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 42 (0.84%) Robotics
11 41 (0.82%) Client/Server
12 35 (0.70%) N-Tier
13 30 (0.60%) Driving Licence
14 23 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
15 22 (0.44%) RIA
16 20 (0.40%) Public Cloud
17 18 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
17 18 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
18 17 (0.34%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 569 (11.32%) Windows
2 336 (6.68%) Linux
3 223 (4.44%) Android
4 215 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 73 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 54 (1.07%) Unix
7 25 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 24 (0.48%) Windows 10
9 16 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 16 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.16%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
12 7 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
12 7 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.14%) Solaris
13 5 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.080%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.040%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,271 (45.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1,890 (37.60%) MVC
3 1,152 (22.92%) Software Engineering
4 818 (16.27%) TDD
5 739 (14.70%) Scrum
6 628 (12.49%) Test Automation
7 580 (11.54%) OO
8 543 (10.80%) Unit Testing
9 540 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
10 495 (9.85%) Web Development
11 465 (9.25%) Computer Science
11 465 (9.25%) Continuous Integration
12 450 (8.95%) SDLC
13 399 (7.94%) DevOps
14 354 (7.04%) SOLID
15 306 (6.09%) Mathematics
16 282 (5.61%) Mentoring
17 263 (5.23%) BDD
18 258 (5.13%) Microservices
19 250 (4.97%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,393 (47.60%) JavaScript
2 1,958 (38.95%) SQL
3 786 (15.64%) C++
4 701 (13.94%) Java
5 472 (9.39%) Python
6 355 (7.06%) T-SQL
7 294 (5.85%) C
8 268 (5.33%) TypeScript
9 249 (4.95%) VB.NET
10 154 (3.06%) PowerShell
11 134 (2.67%) PHP
12 128 (2.55%) VB
13 121 (2.41%) Ruby
14 95 (1.89%) Objective-C
15 85 (1.69%) Go
16 77 (1.53%) MATLAB
17 71 (1.41%) PL/SQL
18 61 (1.21%) R
19 47 (0.93%) ES6
20 38 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 849 (16.89%) Degree
2 238 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 225 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 186 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 76 (1.51%) ISTQB
6 69 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 68 (1.35%) PhD
8 57 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
9 36 (0.72%) ISEB
10 20 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 19 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (0.38%) Master's Degree
12 18 (0.36%) PMI Certification
13 16 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (0.30%) HND
15 13 (0.26%) AWS Certification
16 12 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (0.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 7 (0.14%) CCSP
17 7 (0.14%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 362 (7.20%) QA
2 27 (0.54%) DICOM
3 12 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 10 (0.20%) GAMP
4 10 (0.20%) SLA
5 9 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.14%) GDPR
7 7 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (0.14%) ISO 22301
7 7 (0.14%) ISO 31000
7 7 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 7 (0.14%) PMO
7 7 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.099%) HL7
9 4 (0.080%) WAI
10 2 (0.040%) COBIT
10 2 (0.040%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 269 (5.35%) Docker
2 28 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (0.54%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.28%) LXC
6 10 (0.20%) Firmware
7 7 (0.14%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.080%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.040%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.020%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.020%) Postfix
10 1 (0.020%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 109 (2.17%) Kubernetes
2 72 (1.43%) Ansible
3 70 (1.39%) Puppet
4 59 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
5 45 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
5 45 (0.90%) Terraform
6 28 (0.56%) Kibana
7 26 (0.52%) logstash
8 7 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.14%) Grafana
8 7 (0.14%) IBM Guardium
8 7 (0.14%) Nessus
8 7 (0.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 4 (0.080%) Nagios
9 4 (0.080%) Opsview
9 4 (0.080%) Rancher
10 3 (0.060%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.060%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.040%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.020%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1,223 (24.33%) Microsoft
2 202 (4.02%) Oracle
3 171 (3.40%) Xamarin
4 136 (2.71%) Google
5 70 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 60 (1.19%) IBM
7 47 (0.93%) SAP
8 40 (0.80%) Cisco
9 28 (0.56%) VMware
10 24 (0.48%) Atlassian
11 18 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (0.30%) Avaya
13 14 (0.28%) Telerik
14 13 (0.26%) Splunk
14 13 (0.26%) Tableau
15 11 (0.22%) Databricks
16 10 (0.20%) McAfee
17 9 (0.18%) Borland
18 8 (0.16%) ESRI
18 8 (0.16%) Telstra