Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 5,982 5,863 6,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.22% 20.07% 18.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.52% 36.27% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5,488 5,443 6,143
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 16,840 16,163 18,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.93% 55.32% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14,605 14,030 16,700
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,275
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 2018. 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 +1 2,049 £47,500 +11.76% 345
Hampshire 0 1,577 £42,500 - 148
Surrey +2 1,113 £47,500 -1.04% 137
Berkshire +4 922 £50,000 +11.11% 117
Oxfordshire +3 668 £47,500 +18.75% 129
West Sussex -1 465 £42,500 +6.25% 56
Buckinghamshire -4 464 £45,000 +5.88% 99
East Sussex +2 462 £45,000 +12.50% 51
Kent 0 282 £40,000 - 73
Middlesex +17 12 £53,750 -12.24% 3
Sussex 0 7 £36,250 -48.21% 1
Isle of Wight -13 1 £37,500 +56.25% 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, 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 4,681 (78.25%) .NET
2 2,906 (48.58%) JavaScript
3 2,769 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2,525 (42.21%) ASP.NET
5 2,519 (42.11%) MVC
6 2,421 (40.47%) SQL Server
7 2,371 (39.64%) SQL
8 2,089 (34.92%) HTML
9 1,857 (31.04%) CSS
10 1,623 (27.13%) Microsoft
11 1,596 (26.68%) AngularJS
12 1,445 (24.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1,213 (20.28%) TDD
14 1,119 (18.71%) jQuery
15 1,055 (17.64%) .NET Framework
16 1,053 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
17 1,031 (17.24%) Software Engineering
18 1,029 (17.20%) ASP.NET Web API
19 904 (15.11%) Scrum
20 875 (14.63%) WCF
21 840 (14.04%) Web Services
22 810 (13.54%) Java
23 786 (13.14%) Visual Studio
24 783 (13.09%) Git (software)
25 776 (12.97%) Test Automation
26 758 (12.67%) Degree
27 757 (12.65%) OO
28 715 (11.95%) Windows
29 686 (11.47%) C++
30 637 (10.65%) Web Development

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
1 278 (4.65%) IIS
2 188 (3.14%) CMS
3 173 (2.89%) SharePoint
4 149 (2.49%) Umbraco
5 115 (1.92%) Confluence
6 80 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 76 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 65 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
9 60 (1.00%) EPiServer
10 58 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
11 40 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
12 35 (0.59%) Apache
13 31 (0.52%) NServiceBus
13 31 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
14 20 (0.33%) Kentico
14 20 (0.33%) WebSphere
15 19 (0.32%) Apache Spark
15 19 (0.32%) nginx
16 15 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 13 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 72 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (0.50%) Chatbot
3 26 (0.43%) GNU Octave
4 24 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.067%) Doxygen
10 4 (0.067%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.033%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.033%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.033%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.033%) InDesign
11 2 (0.033%) Mingle
12 1 (0.017%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (0.017%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 135 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.15%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.084%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.067%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.067%) Scribe Insight
6 3 (0.050%) Epicor Tropos
6 3 (0.050%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.050%) Magento
7 2 (0.033%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.033%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.033%) Movex
7 2 (0.033%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.017%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.017%) Infor LN
8 1 (0.017%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.017%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.017%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.017%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,053 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 303 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
3 201 (3.36%) SaaS
4 71 (1.19%) Office 365
5 64 (1.07%) PaaS
6 60 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
7 52 (0.87%) Serverless
8 46 (0.77%) GitHub
9 43 (0.72%) npm
10 36 (0.60%) IaaS
11 31 (0.52%) Azure Functions
12 22 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
13 21 (0.35%) Google Analytics
14 19 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
15 17 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
16 13 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
17 12 (0.20%) Google Play
18 8 (0.13%) Azure Data Factory
18 8 (0.13%) NuGet
19 7 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 108 (1.81%) Internet
2 48 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 43 (0.72%) HTTP
4 39 (0.65%) Intranet
5 31 (0.52%) Broadband
6 24 (0.40%) DNS
6 24 (0.40%) Wireless
7 23 (0.38%) Skype
8 21 (0.35%) SMS
9 16 (0.27%) Bluetooth
9 16 (0.27%) RS-232
10 15 (0.25%) Ethernet
10 15 (0.25%) Network Security
10 15 (0.25%) SSL
11 14 (0.23%) DHCP
11 14 (0.23%) Firewall
11 14 (0.23%) FTP
11 14 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (0.15%) Hyperconnected
13 7 (0.12%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,421 (40.47%) SQL Server
2 291 (4.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 247 (4.13%) NoSQL
4 209 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 202 (3.38%) Relational Database
6 193 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 186 (3.11%) MySQL
8 141 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 135 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 112 (1.87%) MongoDB
11 109 (1.82%) RDBMS
12 85 (1.42%) Big Data
13 75 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
14 71 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
15 67 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 66 (1.10%) Oracle Database
17 64 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
18 53 (0.89%) Power BI
18 53 (0.89%) Redis
19 38 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 786 (13.14%) Visual Studio
2 783 (13.09%) Git (software)
3 462 (7.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 289 (4.83%) Selenium
5 250 (4.18%) JIRA
6 240 (4.01%) NUnit
7 183 (3.06%) Jenkins
8 157 (2.62%) TeamCity
9 147 (2.46%) SpecFlow
10 143 (2.39%) WebDriver
11 110 (1.84%) Visual Studio Team System
12 104 (1.74%) Subversion
13 98 (1.64%) MSTest
14 76 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
15 74 (1.24%) Cucumber
16 72 (1.20%) webpack
17 61 (1.02%) Ranorex
17 61 (1.02%) SoapUI
18 60 (1.00%) Moq
19 51 (0.85%) gulp
General
1 627 (10.48%) Finance
2 221 (3.69%) Retail
3 187 (3.13%) Marketing
4 129 (2.16%) Advertising
5 128 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 127 (2.12%) Games
7 73 (1.22%) Electronics
8 72 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 56 (0.94%) Automotive
10 46 (0.77%) Banking
11 40 (0.67%) Back Office
12 35 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 34 (0.57%) Legal
14 29 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 19 (0.32%) Music Industry
16 13 (0.22%) Multimedia
16 13 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.17%) Publishing
18 7 (0.12%) Billing
19 6 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 4,260 (71.21%) Developer
2 2,285 (38.20%) .NET Developer
3 1,792 (29.96%) C# Developer
4 1,204 (20.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 1,176 (19.66%) Software Developer
6 668 (11.17%) Senior Developer
7 633 (10.58%) C# Software Developer
8 592 (9.90%) .NET Software Developer
9 587 (9.81%) Software Engineer
10 521 (8.71%) ASP.NET Developer
11 476 (7.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 398 (6.65%) Full Stack Developer
13 380 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 363 (6.07%) SQL Developer
15 357 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
16 320 (5.35%) Junior
17 277 (4.63%) Analyst
18 269 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
19 266 (4.45%) Junior Developer
20 254 (4.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,681 (78.25%) .NET
2 2,525 (42.21%) ASP.NET
3 2,089 (34.92%) HTML
4 1,857 (31.04%) CSS
5 1,596 (26.68%) AngularJS
6 1,445 (24.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1,119 (18.71%) jQuery
8 1,055 (17.64%) .NET Framework
9 1,029 (17.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 875 (14.63%) WCF
11 840 (14.04%) Web Services
12 629 (10.51%) HTML5
13 606 (10.13%) WPF
14 533 (8.91%) Entity Framework
15 517 (8.64%) RESTful
16 468 (7.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 468 (7.82%) XML
17 450 (7.52%) REST
18 369 (6.17%) React
19 345 (5.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 514 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 454 (7.59%) Greenfield Project
3 275 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 265 (4.43%) User Experience
5 248 (4.15%) Mobile App
6 198 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
7 131 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 126 (2.11%) Algorithms
9 114 (1.91%) Fintech
10 57 (0.95%) Social Media
11 56 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 50 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 41 (0.69%) Reinsurance
14 39 (0.65%) Social Network
15 34 (0.57%) Client/Server
16 24 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
16 24 (0.40%) Driving Licence
16 24 (0.40%) Robotics
17 23 (0.38%) EPoS
17 23 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 715 (11.95%) Windows
2 272 (4.55%) Linux
3 248 (4.15%) Apple iOS
4 224 (3.74%) Android
5 116 (1.94%) Unix
6 103 (1.72%) Windows Server
7 23 (0.38%) Windows 10
8 22 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 21 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 21 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (0.33%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.10%) VMS
14 6 (0.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 6 (0.10%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.033%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.017%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,769 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2,519 (42.11%) MVC
3 1,213 (20.28%) TDD
4 1,031 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 904 (15.11%) Scrum
6 776 (12.97%) Test Automation
7 757 (12.65%) OO
8 637 (10.65%) Web Development
9 616 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
10 593 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
11 570 (9.53%) BDD
12 540 (9.03%) Unit Testing
13 501 (8.38%) SDLC
14 430 (7.19%) SOLID
15 326 (5.45%) Web Application Development
16 322 (5.38%) Mentoring
17 284 (4.75%) OOD
18 280 (4.68%) E-Commerce
19 277 (4.63%) OOP
20 261 (4.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2,906 (48.58%) JavaScript
2 2,371 (39.64%) SQL
3 810 (13.54%) Java
4 686 (11.47%) C++
5 587 (9.81%) T-SQL
6 440 (7.36%) Python
7 419 (7.00%) VB.NET
8 291 (4.86%) C
9 279 (4.66%) TypeScript
10 209 (3.49%) PHP
11 197 (3.29%) PowerShell
12 189 (3.16%) Ruby
13 136 (2.27%) VB
14 65 (1.09%) F#
15 62 (1.04%) PL/SQL
16 45 (0.75%) R
17 38 (0.64%) Shell Script
18 36 (0.60%) XAML
19 35 (0.59%) MATLAB
20 32 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 758 (12.67%) Degree
2 188 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 128 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 75 (1.25%) PhD
5 72 (1.20%) ISTQB
6 67 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 54 (0.90%) ISEB
8 52 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 40 (0.67%) MPhil
10 39 (0.65%) DV Cleared
11 18 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 17 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (0.18%) Master's Degree
14 9 (0.15%) HND
15 6 (0.10%) CISSP
15 6 (0.10%) PMI Certification
16 5 (0.084%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.084%) PMP
16 5 (0.084%) SANS
16 5 (0.084%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 474 (7.92%) QA
2 27 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 18 (0.30%) SLA
4 13 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.18%) PMO
6 8 (0.13%) GDPR
7 6 (0.10%) HL7
7 6 (0.10%) WAI
8 4 (0.067%) DICOM
9 2 (0.033%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.033%) WCAG
10 1 (0.017%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 141 (2.36%) Docker
2 63 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 46 (0.77%) Firmware
4 32 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (0.32%) vSphere
6 17 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.25%) LXC
8 14 (0.23%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.033%) ACF2
9 2 (0.033%) Postfix
9 2 (0.033%) RACF
10 1 (0.017%) HDFS
10 1 (0.017%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 58 (0.97%) Ansible
2 48 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 41 (0.69%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.32%) Kibana
6 14 (0.23%) HAProxy
7 10 (0.17%) HP ALM
7 10 (0.17%) Puppet
8 7 (0.12%) Terraform
9 4 (0.067%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (0.067%) SCCM
10 3 (0.050%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.050%) Grafana
10 3 (0.050%) SCOM
10 3 (0.050%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.050%) SCSM
10 3 (0.050%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.033%) Check_MK
12 1 (0.017%) Salt
12 1 (0.017%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1,623 (27.13%) Microsoft
2 266 (4.45%) Oracle
3 163 (2.72%) Xamarin
4 124 (2.07%) Google
5 92 (1.54%) Sitecore
6 45 (0.75%) HP
7 41 (0.69%) VMware
8 33 (0.55%) Facebook
9 32 (0.53%) Telerik
10 30 (0.50%) Informatica
11 29 (0.48%) Atlassian
11 29 (0.48%) SAP
12 28 (0.47%) Splunk
13 26 (0.43%) Twitter
14 24 (0.40%) New Relic
15 21 (0.35%) Apple
15 21 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (0.32%) DevExpress
17 17 (0.28%) Sage
17 17 (0.28%) TOWER Software