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

C#
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,807 2,404 4,919
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 17.20% 19.62% 18.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.10% 34.98% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,294 2,152 4,459
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £29,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,875 £57,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 9,025 6,872 14,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.29% 56.08% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6,768 5,877 12,298
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
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 25 July 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 July 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 -1 886 £50,000 - 201
Hampshire -9 713 £52,500 +5.00% 110
Berkshire 0 495 £55,000 +2.33% 86
Surrey -4 436 £55,000 +4.76% 92
West Sussex +1 322 £50,000 - 30
East Sussex -7 247 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Oxfordshire -1 218 £47,500 +11.76% 61
Kent +2 177 £47,500 +5.56% 47
Buckinghamshire -5 173 £47,000 -10.48% 54
Sussex -5 5 £60,000 +85.39% 2
Isle of Wight +2 2 £36,500 -8.75% 3
Middlesex - 2 £60,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2,208 (78.66%) .NET
2 1,358 (48.38%) Azure
3 1,357 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
4 1,323 (47.13%) JavaScript
5 1,233 (43.93%) SQL
6 956 (34.06%) SQL Server
7 930 (33.13%) .NET Core
8 782 (27.86%) ASP.NET
9 756 (26.93%) HTML
10 751 (26.75%) CSS
11 730 (26.01%) AngularJS
12 693 (24.69%) MVC
13 625 (22.27%) DevOps
14 593 (21.13%) React
15 554 (19.74%) Scrum
16 552 (19.67%) Microsoft
17 522 (18.60%) TDD
18 504 (17.96%) Software Engineering
19 500 (17.81%) .NET Framework
20 480 (17.10%) Test Automation
21 472 (16.82%) Social Skills
22 458 (16.32%) Microservices
23 403 (14.36%) Git (software)
24 397 (14.14%) Docker
25 395 (14.07%) Degree
26 340 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
27 335 (11.93%) AWS
28 325 (11.58%) jQuery
29 319 (11.36%) Finance
30 318 (11.33%) ASP.NET Web API

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
1 127 (4.52%) CMS
2 86 (3.06%) IIS
3 64 (2.28%) EPiServer
4 59 (2.10%) SharePoint
5 40 (1.43%) Umbraco
6 34 (1.21%) NServiceBus
7 33 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (0.61%) Confluence
10 15 (0.53%) Apache Solr
11 13 (0.46%) Apache Spark
11 13 (0.46%) Kentico
12 12 (0.43%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.25%) Apache
15 6 (0.21%) WordPress
16 4 (0.14%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.14%) Appian
16 4 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.53%) Campfire
3 14 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.11%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.071%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.036%) Figma
7 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.21%) Shopify
5 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.11%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.071%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.036%) Magento
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.036%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.036%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.036%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1,358 (48.38%) Azure
2 335 (11.93%) AWS
3 197 (7.02%) SaaS
4 107 (3.81%) Azure Service Bus
5 85 (3.03%) Serverless
6 74 (2.64%) GCP
7 64 (2.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 54 (1.92%) Azure Functions
9 53 (1.89%) Power Platform
10 43 (1.53%) Azure Event Grid
11 39 (1.39%) Azure Service Fabric
12 37 (1.32%) PaaS
13 34 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
14 32 (1.14%) IaaS
15 30 (1.07%) Azure Storage
16 28 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
16 28 (1.00%) GitHub
17 26 (0.93%) Azure Logic Apps
17 26 (0.93%) Microsoft 365
18 18 (0.64%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.46%) HTTP
2 22 (0.78%) Skype
3 21 (0.75%) Internet
4 15 (0.53%) Broadband
5 10 (0.36%) SMTP
6 7 (0.25%) VPN
7 6 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.21%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.14%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.14%) Network Security
9 3 (0.11%) Intranet
10 2 (0.071%) 4G
10 2 (0.071%) Converged Networks
10 2 (0.071%) DNS
10 2 (0.071%) LTE
10 2 (0.071%) MQTT
10 2 (0.071%) WEP
11 1 (0.036%) GSM
11 1 (0.036%) SSL
11 1 (0.036%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 956 (34.06%) SQL Server
2 200 (7.13%) NoSQL
3 123 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 71 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
4 71 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 50 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (1.75%) Big Data
7 49 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 43 (1.53%) MySQL
9 42 (1.50%) Data Lake
10 38 (1.35%) Power BI
11 36 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 35 (1.25%) Redis
13 34 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (1.10%) Oracle Database
15 28 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
16 24 (0.86%) Tableau
17 22 (0.78%) SQL Server 2019
18 21 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 403 (14.36%) Git (software)
2 244 (8.69%) Visual Studio
3 231 (8.23%) Selenium
4 138 (4.92%) SpecFlow
5 131 (4.67%) TeamCity
6 122 (4.35%) NUnit
7 114 (4.06%) Octopus Deploy
8 113 (4.03%) JIRA
9 96 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 85 (3.03%) Jenkins
11 76 (2.71%) WebDriver
12 60 (2.14%) Cypress.io
13 53 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
14 48 (1.71%) Postman
15 40 (1.43%) Moq
16 39 (1.39%) Appium
17 33 (1.18%) webpack
18 32 (1.14%) Cucumber
19 31 (1.10%) JMeter
20 26 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 472 (16.82%) Social Skills
2 319 (11.36%) Finance
3 109 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (2.24%) Retail
5 56 (2.00%) Marketing
6 51 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
7 45 (1.60%) Electronics
8 37 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 36 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 34 (1.21%) Advertising
10 34 (1.21%) Public Sector
11 31 (1.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 31 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
12 27 (0.96%) Automotive
13 26 (0.93%) Law
14 21 (0.75%) Banking
15 19 (0.68%) Games
16 16 (0.57%) Aerospace
16 16 (0.57%) Presentation Skills
17 14 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,905 (67.87%) Developer
2 827 (29.46%) .NET Developer
3 701 (24.97%) C# Developer
4 572 (20.38%) Software Developer
5 448 (15.96%) Senior Developer
6 392 (13.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 227 (8.09%) C# Software Developer
8 225 (8.02%) Full Stack Developer
9 217 (7.73%) Software Engineer
10 209 (7.45%) .NET Software Developer
11 175 (6.23%) Senior C# Developer
12 165 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
13 158 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
14 123 (4.38%) Junior
15 116 (4.13%) Architect
16 112 (3.99%) SQL Developer
17 106 (3.78%) Lead Developer
18 93 (3.31%) Junior Developer
19 91 (3.24%) Test Engineer
20 81 (2.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,208 (78.66%) .NET
2 930 (33.13%) .NET Core
3 782 (27.86%) ASP.NET
4 756 (26.93%) HTML
5 751 (26.75%) CSS
6 730 (26.01%) AngularJS
7 593 (21.13%) React
8 500 (17.81%) .NET Framework
9 340 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 325 (11.58%) jQuery
11 318 (11.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 256 (9.12%) REST
13 251 (8.94%) Web Services
14 244 (8.69%) Entity Framework
15 223 (7.94%) Vue.js
16 216 (7.70%) HTML5
17 207 (7.37%) RESTful
18 172 (6.13%) WCF
19 146 (5.20%) SOAP
20 143 (5.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 168 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
2 123 (4.38%) Mobile App
3 87 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
4 75 (2.67%) User Experience
5 56 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 35 (1.25%) Cloud Native
8 32 (1.14%) Data Structures
8 32 (1.14%) Legacy Systems
9 30 (1.07%) iPhone
9 30 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 24 (0.86%) LIMS
11 23 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
12 12 (0.43%) Derivative
12 12 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
13 11 (0.39%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.39%) Driving Licence
13 11 (0.39%) Wiki
14 10 (0.36%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 237 (8.44%) Windows
2 123 (4.38%) Linux
3 81 (2.89%) Android
4 57 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 48 (1.71%) Windows Server
6 33 (1.18%) Unix
7 17 (0.61%) VMS
8 16 (0.57%) Windows 10
9 14 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.071%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.036%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,357 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 693 (24.69%) MVC
3 625 (22.27%) DevOps
4 554 (19.74%) Scrum
5 522 (18.60%) TDD
6 504 (17.96%) Software Engineering
7 480 (17.10%) Test Automation
8 458 (16.32%) Microservices
9 311 (11.08%) Problem-Solving
10 289 (10.30%) Computer Science
11 253 (9.01%) Unit Testing
12 247 (8.80%) SDLC
13 231 (8.23%) Mentoring
14 220 (7.84%) OO
15 215 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
16 205 (7.30%) BDD
17 190 (6.77%) SOLID
17 190 (6.77%) Web Development
18 164 (5.84%) OOP
19 158 (5.63%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,323 (47.13%) JavaScript
2 1,233 (43.93%) SQL
3 269 (9.58%) T-SQL
4 251 (8.94%) Java
5 230 (8.19%) Python
6 221 (7.87%) TypeScript
7 206 (7.34%) C++
8 113 (4.03%) PowerShell
9 89 (3.17%) VB.NET
10 76 (2.71%) PHP
11 64 (2.28%) C
12 54 (1.92%) Bash Shell
13 45 (1.60%) VB
14 24 (0.86%) XAML
15 22 (0.78%) Delphi
15 22 (0.78%) Go
16 19 (0.68%) PL/SQL
17 18 (0.64%) Scala
18 13 (0.46%) Apple Swift
19 11 (0.39%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 395 (14.07%) Degree
2 190 (6.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 71 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 69 (2.46%) SC Cleared
5 45 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (1.43%) ISEB
7 38 (1.35%) Master's Degree
8 28 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 20 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 17 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (0.25%) CIW
11 7 (0.25%) OCA
11 7 (0.25%) OCP
11 7 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.25%) PhD
12 5 (0.18%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.14%) CISSP
13 4 (0.14%) GPEN
13 4 (0.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (9.23%) QA
2 17 (0.61%) GRC
3 15 (0.53%) GDPR
4 12 (0.43%) Accessibility
5 8 (0.29%) WCAG
6 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.25%) SLA
7 5 (0.18%) SOC 2
8 4 (0.14%) HL7
9 2 (0.071%) GLP
9 2 (0.071%) GMP
9 2 (0.071%) Good Clinical Practice
10 1 (0.036%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.036%) DICOM
10 1 (0.036%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.036%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.036%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.036%) PMO
System Software
1 397 (14.14%) Docker
2 16 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.11%) Firmware
4 3 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.071%) NFS
6 1 (0.036%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.036%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 311 (11.08%) Kubernetes
2 57 (2.03%) Terraform
3 23 (0.82%) Ansible
4 21 (0.75%) Puppet
5 15 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.39%) Grafana
7 10 (0.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 10 (0.36%) Kibana
8 6 (0.21%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.071%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.036%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.036%) logstash
11 1 (0.036%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.036%) MIIS
11 1 (0.036%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.036%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 552 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 88 (3.14%) Oracle
3 67 (2.39%) Xamarin
4 55 (1.96%) Google
5 37 (1.32%) VMware
6 27 (0.96%) SAP
7 22 (0.78%) IBM
7 22 (0.78%) Telerik
8 15 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (0.53%) Xceptor
9 14 (0.50%) Sitecore
10 9 (0.32%) Nintex
11 8 (0.29%) ANSYS
11 8 (0.29%) Bloomberg
12 7 (0.25%) Adobe
12 7 (0.25%) Databricks
13 6 (0.21%) ESRI
13 6 (0.21%) JD Edwards
13 6 (0.21%) NetMotion Wireless
13 6 (0.21%) SaltStack