Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,344 4,126 5,212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 18.61% 20.43% 19.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.18% 36.43% 35.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,995 3,699 4,694
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,375 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 7,065 11,325 14,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.08% 56.08% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5,901 9,747 12,760
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,525
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Thames Valley 0 751 £50,000 - 181
Hampshire -4 573 £50,000 +9.89% 75
Berkshire +1 444 £55,000 +4.76% 85
West Sussex +2 360 £60,000 +26.32% 29
Surrey -1 348 £52,500 +5.00% 79
Oxfordshire 0 201 £45,000 - 57
East Sussex 0 200 £52,500 +10.53% 21
Buckinghamshire -4 106 £47,250 -0.53% 39
Kent +1 99 £50,000 - 47
Middlesex -1 4 £60,000 - 1
Sussex -13 3 £50,000 +54.50%
C#
England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1,846 (78.75%) .NET
2 1,137 (48.51%) Azure
3 1,084 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1,080 (46.08%) JavaScript
5 916 (39.08%) SQL
6 832 (35.49%) .NET Core
7 794 (33.87%) SQL Server
8 678 (28.92%) ASP.NET
9 616 (26.28%) HTML
10 603 (25.73%) CSS
11 588 (25.09%) MVC
12 549 (23.42%) DevOps
13 531 (22.65%) AngularJS
14 481 (20.52%) TDD
15 439 (18.73%) Scrum
16 437 (18.64%) Microsoft
17 424 (18.09%) React
18 411 (17.53%) .NET Framework
19 407 (17.36%) Software Engineering
20 397 (16.94%) Test Automation
21 391 (16.68%) Git (software)
22 332 (14.16%) Docker
22 332 (14.16%) Degree
23 327 (13.95%) Microservices
24 314 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
25 297 (12.67%) jQuery
26 278 (11.86%) Finance
27 264 (11.26%) AWS
28 258 (11.01%) Kubernetes
29 239 (10.20%) Computer Science

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 86 (3.67%) CMS
2 74 (3.16%) IIS
3 59 (2.52%) SharePoint
4 55 (2.35%) EPiServer
5 54 (2.30%) NServiceBus
6 29 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (0.73%) Umbraco
9 14 (0.60%) Confluence
10 12 (0.51%) Apache Solr
10 12 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.38%) Kentico
12 8 (0.34%) Apache
13 7 (0.30%) Appian
14 6 (0.26%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.17%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.17%) nginx
16 3 (0.13%) Headless CMS
16 3 (0.13%) OnBase
Applications
1 25 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.13%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.13%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.043%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.043%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.043%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,137 (48.51%) Azure
2 264 (11.26%) AWS
3 156 (6.66%) SaaS
4 70 (2.99%) Serverless
5 60 (2.56%) PaaS
6 57 (2.43%) IaaS
7 41 (1.75%) Azure Functions
8 38 (1.62%) Power Platform
9 36 (1.54%) GCP
10 31 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
11 19 (0.81%) Logic Apps
12 16 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
13 14 (0.60%) Apigee
14 13 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 12 (0.51%) Microsoft 365
16 11 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (0.43%) GitHub
18 9 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 9 (0.38%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.28%) HTTP
2 69 (2.94%) Skype
3 11 (0.47%) Internet
4 9 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.30%) Bluetooth
5 7 (0.30%) Intranet
5 7 (0.30%) SMTP
6 6 (0.26%) LAN
7 5 (0.21%) Network Security
8 3 (0.13%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.13%) Firewall
8 3 (0.13%) WAN
9 2 (0.085%) DNS
9 2 (0.085%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.085%) RTP
10 1 (0.043%) 4G
10 1 (0.043%) LTE
10 1 (0.043%) MQTT
10 1 (0.043%) RFID
10 1 (0.043%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 794 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 158 (6.74%) NoSQL
3 80 (3.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 80 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 58 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (1.88%) MongoDB
6 41 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (1.62%) Cosmos DB
8 37 (1.58%) Big Data
9 35 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (1.45%) SQLPlus
11 32 (1.37%) MySQL
12 31 (1.32%) Redis
13 22 (0.94%) Power BI
14 18 (0.77%) RDBMS
15 15 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
16 14 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
18 12 (0.51%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 391 (16.68%) Git (software)
2 203 (8.66%) Selenium
3 187 (7.98%) Visual Studio
4 122 (5.20%) TeamCity
5 114 (4.86%) SpecFlow
6 90 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 89 (3.80%) NUnit
8 78 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 74 (3.16%) JIRA
10 63 (2.69%) Jenkins
11 56 (2.39%) Visual Studio Team System
12 46 (1.96%) Cypress.io
12 46 (1.96%) WebDriver
13 43 (1.83%) Appium
14 35 (1.49%) Postman
15 31 (1.32%) Cucumber
16 28 (1.19%) Moq
17 20 (0.85%) Eclipse
18 18 (0.77%) Charles Proxy
18 18 (0.77%) Fiddler
General
1 278 (11.86%) Finance
2 52 (2.22%) Marketing
3 45 (1.92%) Electronics
4 43 (1.83%) Games
4 43 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 42 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 41 (1.75%) Public Sector
7 25 (1.07%) Law
8 20 (0.85%) Automotive
9 18 (0.77%) Advertising
9 18 (0.77%) Banking
10 15 (0.64%) Retail
11 13 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.47%) Multimedia
12 11 (0.47%) Publishing
13 8 (0.34%) Legal
14 7 (0.30%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.30%) Local Government
15 4 (0.17%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.085%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,631 (69.58%) Developer
2 766 (32.68%) .NET Developer
3 573 (24.45%) C# Developer
4 499 (21.29%) Software Developer
5 424 (18.09%) Senior Developer
6 324 (13.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 219 (9.34%) C# Software Developer
8 209 (8.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 199 (8.49%) .NET Software Developer
10 161 (6.87%) Senior Software Developer
11 157 (6.70%) Software Engineer
12 156 (6.66%) Senior .NET Developer
13 144 (6.14%) Senior C# Developer
14 95 (4.05%) Lead Developer
15 90 (3.84%) SQL Developer
16 83 (3.54%) Junior
17 77 (3.28%) QA Engineer
18 76 (3.24%) ASP.NET Developer
18 76 (3.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 69 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,846 (78.75%) .NET
2 832 (35.49%) .NET Core
3 678 (28.92%) ASP.NET
4 616 (26.28%) HTML
5 603 (25.73%) CSS
6 531 (22.65%) AngularJS
7 424 (18.09%) React
8 411 (17.53%) .NET Framework
9 314 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 297 (12.67%) jQuery
11 236 (10.07%) Entity Framework
12 234 (9.98%) Vue.js
13 215 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 203 (8.66%) RESTful
15 196 (8.36%) REST
16 188 (8.02%) Web Services
17 169 (7.21%) HTML5
18 156 (6.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 128 (5.46%) ASP.NET Core
20 117 (4.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 114 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
2 101 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 49 (2.09%) User Experience
5 46 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 26 (1.11%) Renewable Energy
9 25 (1.07%) Data Structures
9 25 (1.07%) LIMS
10 24 (1.02%) iPhone
11 16 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.64%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.55%) Cloud Native
13 13 (0.55%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 11 (0.47%) N-Tier
15 9 (0.38%) Derivative
15 9 (0.38%) Verilog
15 9 (0.38%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 159 (6.78%) Windows
2 80 (3.41%) Android
3 68 (2.90%) Linux
4 55 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 41 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 18 (0.77%) Unix
7 6 (0.26%) VMS
8 5 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.21%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.043%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,084 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 588 (25.09%) MVC
3 549 (23.42%) DevOps
4 481 (20.52%) TDD
5 439 (18.73%) Scrum
6 407 (17.36%) Software Engineering
7 397 (16.94%) Test Automation
8 327 (13.95%) Microservices
9 239 (10.20%) Computer Science
10 216 (9.22%) Unit Testing
11 204 (8.70%) SOLID
12 195 (8.32%) Continuous Integration
13 194 (8.28%) Mentoring
14 191 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
15 184 (7.85%) BDD
16 177 (7.55%) SDLC
17 166 (7.08%) OO
18 124 (5.29%) Fintech
18 124 (5.29%) Web Development
19 117 (4.99%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,080 (46.08%) JavaScript
2 916 (39.08%) SQL
3 238 (10.15%) TypeScript
4 213 (9.09%) Java
5 181 (7.72%) T-SQL
6 175 (7.47%) Python
7 160 (6.83%) C++
8 104 (4.44%) PowerShell
9 99 (4.22%) VB.NET
10 55 (2.35%) C
11 47 (2.01%) VB
12 43 (1.83%) PHP
13 30 (1.28%) Bash Shell
14 12 (0.51%) Shell Script
15 11 (0.47%) Embedded C
15 11 (0.47%) Embedded C++
15 11 (0.47%) Ruby
16 10 (0.43%) PL/SQL
16 10 (0.43%) XAML
17 9 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 332 (14.16%) Degree
2 151 (6.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (1.58%) ISTQB
4 35 (1.49%) ISEB
5 30 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 28 (1.19%) Security Cleared
7 25 (1.07%) SC Cleared
8 21 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (0.34%) CIW
10 8 (0.34%) OCA
10 8 (0.34%) OCP
10 8 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.21%) HNC
11 5 (0.21%) HND
12 4 (0.17%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.17%) PhD
13 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.085%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.085%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (9.64%) QA
2 13 (0.55%) GRC
3 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.21%) SLA
3 5 (0.21%) SOC 2
4 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.085%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.085%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.085%) NIST
6 1 (0.043%) GDPR
6 1 (0.043%) HL7
6 1 (0.043%) NCSC
6 1 (0.043%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.043%) WCAG
System Software
1 332 (14.16%) Docker
2 11 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.43%) Firmware
4 2 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.043%) Varnish
5 1 (0.043%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 258 (11.01%) Kubernetes
2 57 (2.43%) Terraform
3 23 (0.98%) Puppet
4 14 (0.60%) Ansible
5 7 (0.30%) Grafana
5 7 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.26%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.085%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.085%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.043%) Kibana
Vendors
1 437 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 77 (3.28%) Xamarin
3 49 (2.09%) Oracle
4 29 (1.24%) Google
5 27 (1.15%) SAP
6 21 (0.90%) VMware
7 17 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (0.73%) Sitecore
7 17 (0.73%) Xceptor
8 13 (0.55%) Telerik
9 9 (0.38%) Apple
10 8 (0.34%) IBM
11 6 (0.26%) ANSYS
11 6 (0.26%) Bloomberg
11 6 (0.26%) ESRI
11 6 (0.26%) Meridio
11 6 (0.26%) Micro Focus
12 5 (0.21%) Pega
12 5 (0.21%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.17%) Databricks