Period
to

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 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 3,058 2,429 3,396
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 15.16% 18.15% 19.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.20% 32.42% 35.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,115 2,051 3,028
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

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 10,125 7,492 9,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 50.18% 55.99% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6,504 6,118 8,178
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,815
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 20 May 2022.

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 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +2 1,038 £55,000 +10.00% 78
Thames Valley -8 817 £55,000 +10.00% 113
Surrey -3 543 £60,000 +14.29% 75
Berkshire -5 408 £55,100 +4.95% 54
East Sussex -3 235 £52,500 - 20
Buckinghamshire -13 214 £55,000 +22.22% 28
Oxfordshire -15 205 £50,000 +5.26% 31
Kent -7 180 £45,000 -10.00% 29
West Sussex -5 177 £55,000 -4.35% 14
Middlesex -19 10 £55,500 -7.50%
Isle of Wight - 9 £38,500 -
Home Counties - 9 £50,000 -
Sussex +9 6 £48,000 -8.57%
C#
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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 2,062 (67.43%) .NET
2 1,599 (52.29%) Agile
3 1,298 (42.45%) Azure
4 1,279 (41.82%) JavaScript
5 1,226 (40.09%) SQL
6 945 (30.90%) DevOps
7 877 (28.68%) SQL Server
8 869 (28.42%) HTML
9 854 (27.93%) .NET Core
10 837 (27.37%) Software Engineering
11 793 (25.93%) Microsoft
12 789 (25.80%) ASP.NET
13 761 (24.89%) CSS
14 690 (22.56%) Test Automation
15 688 (22.50%) .NET Framework
16 638 (20.86%) MVC
17 633 (20.70%) CI/CD
18 609 (19.91%) AngularJS
19 606 (19.82%) React
20 580 (18.97%) Full Stack Development
21 574 (18.77%) Java
22 570 (18.64%) Degree
23 560 (18.31%) Scrum
24 528 (17.27%) Social Skills
25 513 (16.78%) TDD
26 498 (16.29%) Python
27 497 (16.25%) Finance
28 474 (15.50%) AWS
29 469 (15.34%) Docker
30 460 (15.04%) Git (software)

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
1 107 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
2 66 (2.16%) CMS
3 57 (1.86%) IIS
4 52 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 31 (1.01%) Apache Spark
6 26 (0.85%) Umbraco
7 24 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 23 (0.75%) Confluence
9 21 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (0.56%) EPiServer
11 14 (0.46%) Apache
11 14 (0.46%) WordPress
12 7 (0.23%) IBM Domino
13 5 (0.16%) nginx
14 4 (0.13%) Kentico
14 4 (0.13%) Oracle Spatial
15 3 (0.098%) Headless CMS
16 2 (0.065%) Jadu
17 1 (0.033%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 1 (0.033%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (1.18%) Campfire
2 31 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.33%) Revit
3 10 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.098%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.098%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.098%) Windchill
5 2 (0.065%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.033%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 34 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.16%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.065%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.065%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.033%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.033%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,298 (42.45%) Azure
2 474 (15.50%) AWS
3 291 (9.52%) SaaS
4 208 (6.80%) Serverless
5 157 (5.13%) GitHub
6 133 (4.35%) Power Platform
7 131 (4.28%) GCP
8 101 (3.30%) PaaS
9 86 (2.81%) Azure Service Bus
10 81 (2.65%) Microsoft 365
11 60 (1.96%) OpenShift
12 53 (1.73%) Azure Data Factory
13 44 (1.44%) Azure Functions
14 43 (1.41%) Azure Logic Apps
14 43 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
15 40 (1.31%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 31 (1.01%) Azure Event Grid
17 30 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
18 29 (0.95%) Boomi
18 29 (0.95%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 46 (1.50%) Broadband
2 34 (1.11%) HTTP
3 29 (0.95%) VoIP
4 22 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 17 (0.56%) MQTT
6 16 (0.52%) PPP
7 10 (0.33%) Internet
8 9 (0.29%) Firewall
8 9 (0.29%) FTP
8 9 (0.29%) SMTP
8 9 (0.29%) SSH
9 8 (0.26%) Network Security
10 6 (0.20%) DNS
10 6 (0.20%) SSL
11 5 (0.16%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.13%) 5G
12 4 (0.13%) DSL
12 4 (0.13%) H.323
12 4 (0.13%) VPN
13 3 (0.098%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 877 (28.68%) SQL Server
2 242 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 213 (6.97%) Relational Database
4 121 (3.96%) MongoDB
5 119 (3.89%) Power BI
6 107 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 104 (3.40%) Big Data
8 86 (2.81%) MySQL
9 68 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
10 64 (2.09%) RDBMS
11 62 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 61 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
13 60 (1.96%) Data Lake
14 50 (1.64%) Redis
15 45 (1.47%) Oracle Database
16 44 (1.44%) RavenDB
17 41 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 35 (1.14%) GIS
19 34 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
20 33 (1.08%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 460 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 366 (11.97%) Visual Studio
3 249 (8.14%) Selenium
4 217 (7.10%) SpecFlow
5 177 (5.79%) Jenkins
6 166 (5.43%) JIRA
7 103 (3.37%) NUnit
8 83 (2.71%) TeamCity
9 67 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 63 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
11 47 (1.54%) WebDriver
12 42 (1.37%) Cucumber
13 33 (1.08%) Moq
13 33 (1.08%) Postman
14 30 (0.98%) Android Studio
15 28 (0.92%) Bitbucket
16 25 (0.82%) Eclipse
17 24 (0.78%) MSTest
18 22 (0.72%) Jasmine
18 22 (0.72%) JMeter
General
1 528 (17.27%) Social Skills
2 497 (16.25%) Finance
3 148 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (3.04%) Marketing
5 89 (2.91%) Retail
6 87 (2.84%) Manufacturing
7 64 (2.09%) Electronics
8 42 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 39 (1.28%) Local Government
10 38 (1.24%) Games
10 38 (1.24%) Public Sector
11 34 (1.11%) Banking
11 34 (1.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 32 (1.05%) Publishing
13 31 (1.01%) Advertising
14 30 (0.98%) Law
15 27 (0.88%) Aerospace
16 26 (0.85%) Legal
17 22 (0.72%) Back Office
18 21 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,735 (56.74%) Developer
2 612 (20.01%) Software Developer
3 555 (18.15%) .NET Developer
4 529 (17.30%) C# Developer
5 499 (16.32%) Software Engineer
6 419 (13.70%) Senior Developer
7 267 (8.73%) Full Stack Developer
8 255 (8.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 190 (6.21%) C# Software Developer
10 160 (5.23%) .NET Software Developer
10 160 (5.23%) Senior Software Developer
11 145 (4.74%) Analyst
11 145 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
11 145 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
12 135 (4.41%) Senior C# Developer
13 109 (3.56%) Junior
14 108 (3.53%) Architect
15 107 (3.50%) Graduate
16 89 (2.91%) C# Software Engineer
17 81 (2.65%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,062 (67.43%) .NET
2 869 (28.42%) HTML
3 854 (27.93%) .NET Core
4 789 (25.80%) ASP.NET
5 761 (24.89%) CSS
6 688 (22.50%) .NET Framework
7 609 (19.91%) AngularJS
8 606 (19.82%) React
9 353 (11.54%) HTML5
10 343 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 329 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 284 (9.29%) Entity Framework
13 253 (8.27%) CSS3
13 253 (8.27%) JSON
14 252 (8.24%) Vue.js
15 238 (7.78%) RESTful
16 206 (6.74%) jQuery
17 196 (6.41%) Web Services
18 192 (6.28%) REST
19 190 (6.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 218 (7.13%) User Experience
2 142 (4.64%) Data Structures
3 141 (4.61%) Greenfield Project
4 138 (4.51%) Algorithms
5 128 (4.19%) Virtual Team
6 127 (4.15%) Mobile App
7 95 (3.11%) Cloud Native
8 68 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
9 54 (1.77%) IoT
10 47 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 41 (1.34%) NHS
12 39 (1.28%) Legacy Systems
13 32 (1.05%) Video\Live Streaming
14 28 (0.92%) Handset
14 28 (0.92%) Reinsurance
15 27 (0.88%) EPoS
16 26 (0.85%) Driving Licence
17 25 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
18 21 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
19 20 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 214 (7.00%) Windows
2 192 (6.28%) Linux
3 87 (2.84%) Android
4 54 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 49 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 41 (1.34%) VMS
7 19 (0.62%) Unix
8 16 (0.52%) Debian
8 16 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.13%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.098%) CentOS
11 2 (0.065%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.065%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.033%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.033%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.033%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,599 (52.29%) Agile
2 945 (30.90%) DevOps
3 837 (27.37%) Software Engineering
4 690 (22.56%) Test Automation
5 638 (20.86%) MVC
6 633 (20.70%) CI/CD
7 580 (18.97%) Full Stack Development
8 560 (18.31%) Scrum
9 513 (16.78%) TDD
10 437 (14.29%) Computer Science
11 423 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
12 377 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
13 363 (11.87%) Mentoring
14 362 (11.84%) Microservices
15 359 (11.74%) SDLC
16 335 (10.95%) Software Testing
17 330 (10.79%) Unit Testing
18 320 (10.46%) OO
19 286 (9.35%) OOP
20 246 (8.04%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,279 (41.82%) JavaScript
2 1,226 (40.09%) SQL
3 574 (18.77%) Java
4 498 (16.29%) Python
5 396 (12.95%) C++
6 294 (9.61%) TypeScript
7 283 (9.25%) T-SQL
8 263 (8.60%) C
9 150 (4.91%) PowerShell
10 91 (2.98%) Bash
11 64 (2.09%) VB
12 62 (2.03%) VB.NET
13 61 (1.99%) Objective-C
14 45 (1.47%) Kotlin
15 41 (1.34%) PHP
16 37 (1.21%) VB6
17 36 (1.18%) Go
18 24 (0.78%) Scala
18 24 (0.78%) VBA
19 22 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 570 (18.64%) Degree
2 235 (7.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 83 (2.71%) Security Cleared
4 75 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (1.60%) CIW
5 49 (1.60%) OCA
5 49 (1.60%) OCP
5 49 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
6 36 (1.18%) ISEB
7 33 (1.08%) Master's Degree
8 32 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
9 31 (1.01%) ISTQB
10 30 (0.98%) SC Cleared
11 12 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.29%) DBS Check
12 9 (0.29%) PhD
13 7 (0.23%) MCAD
14 6 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
15 5 (0.16%) DV Cleared
16 2 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 364 (11.90%) QA
2 93 (3.04%) Accessibility
3 30 (0.98%) WCAG
4 25 (0.82%) GDPR
5 14 (0.46%) HL7
6 12 (0.39%) SLA
7 10 (0.33%) GRC
8 6 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.065%) Def Stans
10 2 (0.065%) DICOM
10 2 (0.065%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.033%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 469 (15.34%) Docker
2 44 (1.44%) Firmware
3 20 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 19 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.098%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.033%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.033%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 298 (9.74%) Kubernetes
2 78 (2.55%) Terraform
3 58 (1.90%) Ansible
4 47 (1.54%) Kibana
5 37 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (0.85%) Puppet
7 25 (0.82%) Grafana
8 15 (0.49%) Opsview
9 9 (0.29%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 7 (0.23%) Prometheus
11 4 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.065%) Podman
12 2 (0.065%) PTC Integrity
13 1 (0.033%) SCCM
Vendors
1 793 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 150 (4.91%) Oracle
3 101 (3.30%) Google
4 55 (1.80%) Xamarin
5 53 (1.73%) Databricks
6 43 (1.41%) ANSYS
6 43 (1.41%) Bloomberg
7 36 (1.18%) Palantir
7 36 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 32 (1.05%) IBM
9 28 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (0.88%) Dell
11 22 (0.72%) Telerik
12 21 (0.69%) VMware
13 16 (0.52%) Atmel
13 16 (0.52%) Informatica
13 16 (0.52%) New Relic
13 16 (0.52%) QinetiQ
14 12 (0.39%) Red Hat
14 12 (0.39%) Splunk