Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 4,735 5,875 5,798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.40% 20.15% 20.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.56% 35.40% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,298 5,389 5,391
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 13,699 16,596 16,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.24% 56.93% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11,781 14,396 13,907
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 1,641 £45,000 +5.88% 156
Thames Valley -2 1,328 £45,000 -5.26% 260
Surrey -3 673 £55,000 +15.79% 154
Berkshire -3 672 £50,000 - 104
East Sussex +1 429 £42,500 -5.56% 30
West Sussex -1 411 £47,500 +11.76% 61
Oxfordshire -3 357 £42,500 -10.53% 84
Buckinghamshire -1 299 £45,000 - 72
Kent -1 225 £45,000 +12.50% 94
Isle of Wight +12 21 £30,000 -20.00%
Middlesex -10 3 £36,250 -32.56% 2
Home Counties - 2 £52,500 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3,487 (73.64%) .NET
2 2,211 (46.69%) JavaScript
3 2,019 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
4 1,844 (38.94%) SQL
5 1,682 (35.52%) ASP.NET
6 1,514 (31.97%) SQL Server
7 1,490 (31.47%) MVC
8 1,447 (30.56%) HTML
9 1,273 (26.88%) Azure
10 1,232 (26.02%) CSS
11 1,101 (23.25%) Microsoft
12 1,056 (22.30%) AngularJS
13 1,023 (21.61%) Software Engineering
14 948 (20.02%) Degree
15 751 (15.86%) .NET Framework
16 748 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
17 716 (15.12%) TDD
18 693 (14.64%) jQuery
19 647 (13.66%) Git (software)
20 642 (13.56%) Java
21 639 (13.50%) C++
22 630 (13.31%) Scrum
23 606 (12.80%) Computer Science
24 602 (12.71%) Visual Studio
25 595 (12.57%) WCF
26 581 (12.27%) Web Services
27 573 (12.10%) Test Automation
28 572 (12.08%) Windows
29 542 (11.45%) ASP.NET Web API
30 541 (11.43%) Problem-Solving

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
1 165 (3.48%) IIS
2 109 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 92 (1.94%) Confluence
4 81 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
5 73 (1.54%) CMS
6 55 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
7 40 (0.84%) WordPress
8 39 (0.82%) Apache Spark
9 36 (0.76%) Umbraco
10 25 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 24 (0.51%) Hyperledger
12 20 (0.42%) Apache
13 17 (0.36%) Kentico
14 15 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.23%) Drupal
15 11 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (0.19%) ArcGIS
16 9 (0.19%) EPiServer
17 8 (0.17%) SugarCRM
18 6 (0.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.15%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.11%) Simulink
7 4 (0.084%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.063%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.042%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.021%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 119 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.21%) SAP SD
5 9 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 8 (0.17%) nopCommerce
7 3 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.042%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.042%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.042%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.042%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.021%) Magento
9 1 (0.021%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.021%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.021%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 1 (0.021%) SAP CCM
9 1 (0.021%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.021%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,273 (26.88%) Azure
2 478 (10.10%) AWS
3 230 (4.86%) SaaS
4 112 (2.37%) PaaS
5 107 (2.26%) Serverless
6 103 (2.18%) GCP
7 93 (1.96%) Power Platform
8 86 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
9 69 (1.46%) GitHub
10 62 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
11 45 (0.95%) Azure Functions
12 34 (0.72%) Slack
13 32 (0.68%) IaaS
14 30 (0.63%) npm
15 24 (0.51%) Office 365
16 23 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
18 18 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
19 16 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
20 15 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.14%) Internet
2 46 (0.97%) HTTP
3 34 (0.72%) VoIP
4 27 (0.57%) CTI
5 19 (0.40%) RS-232
6 18 (0.38%) Network Security
7 17 (0.36%) Firewall
8 16 (0.34%) Intranet
8 16 (0.34%) RS-485
9 10 (0.21%) Bluetooth
9 10 (0.21%) DNS
10 6 (0.13%) Broadband
10 6 (0.13%) GPRS
11 5 (0.11%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.11%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.11%) Wireless
11 5 (0.11%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.084%) FTP
12 4 (0.084%) VPN
13 3 (0.063%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,514 (31.97%) SQL Server
2 196 (4.14%) NoSQL
3 168 (3.55%) Relational Database
4 136 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 106 (2.24%) MongoDB
6 101 (2.13%) MySQL
7 97 (2.05%) Big Data
7 97 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 89 (1.88%) Power BI
9 84 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 69 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
11 61 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 52 (1.10%) Cosmos DB
13 49 (1.03%) Redis
14 47 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
15 43 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
15 43 (0.91%) Hadoop
16 38 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 35 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
18 33 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 647 (13.66%) Git (software)
2 602 (12.71%) Visual Studio
3 374 (7.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 329 (6.95%) Selenium
5 213 (4.50%) SpecFlow
6 196 (4.14%) JIRA
7 173 (3.65%) Jenkins
8 133 (2.81%) TeamCity
9 132 (2.79%) NUnit
10 107 (2.26%) Subversion
11 98 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
12 81 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
12 81 (1.71%) WebDriver
13 74 (1.56%) Bitbucket
14 62 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 49 (1.03%) Cucumber
16 44 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 41 (0.87%) WiX
18 39 (0.82%) Hudson
18 39 (0.82%) StyleCop
General
1 395 (8.34%) Finance
2 144 (3.04%) Retail
3 114 (2.41%) Marketing
4 93 (1.96%) Games
5 74 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 73 (1.54%) Electronics
7 66 (1.39%) Public Sector
8 51 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 43 (0.91%) Automotive
10 36 (0.76%) Advertising
10 36 (0.76%) Aerospace
11 28 (0.59%) Back Office
12 22 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.36%) Legal
13 17 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.27%) Publishing
15 12 (0.25%) Law
16 10 (0.21%) Military
17 8 (0.17%) Banking
18 7 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3,193 (67.43%) Developer
2 1,385 (29.25%) .NET Developer
3 1,208 (25.51%) C# Developer
4 1,062 (22.43%) Software Developer
5 708 (14.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 584 (12.33%) Software Engineer
7 562 (11.87%) Senior Developer
8 355 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
9 340 (7.18%) Junior
10 335 (7.07%) .NET Software Developer
11 279 (5.89%) Junior Developer
12 271 (5.72%) Graduate
13 264 (5.58%) ASP.NET Developer
14 256 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
15 249 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 224 (4.73%) Web Developer
17 217 (4.58%) Senior .NET Developer
18 196 (4.14%) C# Software Engineer
18 196 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
19 187 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,487 (73.64%) .NET
2 1,682 (35.52%) ASP.NET
3 1,447 (30.56%) HTML
4 1,232 (26.02%) CSS
5 1,056 (22.30%) AngularJS
6 751 (15.86%) .NET Framework
7 748 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 693 (14.64%) jQuery
9 595 (12.57%) WCF
10 581 (12.27%) Web Services
11 542 (11.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 528 (11.15%) .NET Core
13 441 (9.31%) HTML5
14 387 (8.17%) React
15 379 (8.00%) REST
15 379 (8.00%) XML
16 361 (7.62%) WPF
17 360 (7.60%) RESTful
18 331 (6.99%) Entity Framework
19 282 (5.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 271 (5.72%) Greenfield Project
2 195 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 180 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
4 166 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 148 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 96 (2.03%) User Experience
7 80 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 50 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
9 45 (0.95%) Public Cloud
10 41 (0.87%) Driving Licence
11 39 (0.82%) Virtual Team
12 38 (0.80%) Management Information System
13 36 (0.76%) Private Cloud
14 35 (0.74%) Client/Server
15 29 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
16 28 (0.59%) Cloud Native
17 22 (0.46%) Data Structures
17 22 (0.46%) Robotics
18 19 (0.40%) FMCG
19 17 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 572 (12.08%) Windows
2 260 (5.49%) Linux
3 183 (3.86%) Android
4 170 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 96 (2.03%) Windows Server
6 54 (1.14%) Unix
7 30 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 26 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 15 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.17%) VMS
13 7 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (0.13%) Solaris
15 4 (0.084%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.084%) Windows Phone 8
16 3 (0.063%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.021%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.021%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,019 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1,490 (31.47%) MVC
3 1,023 (21.61%) Software Engineering
4 716 (15.12%) TDD
5 630 (13.31%) Scrum
6 606 (12.80%) Computer Science
7 573 (12.10%) Test Automation
8 541 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
9 526 (11.11%) DevOps
10 445 (9.40%) Web Development
11 442 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
11 442 (9.33%) OO
12 438 (9.25%) Unit Testing
13 376 (7.94%) SDLC
14 329 (6.95%) Mentoring
15 327 (6.91%) Microservices
16 302 (6.38%) SOLID
17 268 (5.66%) BDD
17 268 (5.66%) Mathematics
18 244 (5.15%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2,211 (46.69%) JavaScript
2 1,844 (38.94%) SQL
3 642 (13.56%) Java
4 639 (13.50%) C++
5 472 (9.97%) Python
6 340 (7.18%) T-SQL
7 305 (6.44%) VB.NET
8 218 (4.60%) C
9 206 (4.35%) TypeScript
10 162 (3.42%) PowerShell
11 139 (2.94%) VB
12 138 (2.91%) PHP
13 68 (1.44%) Objective-C
14 65 (1.37%) XAML
15 55 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 51 (1.08%) Scala
17 50 (1.06%) R
17 50 (1.06%) Ruby
18 42 (0.89%) MATLAB
19 40 (0.84%) Go
Qualifications
1 948 (20.02%) Degree
2 464 (9.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 151 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 106 (2.24%) SC Cleared
5 76 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
6 50 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 50 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 43 (0.91%) ISEB
8 19 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (0.30%) AWS Certification
11 12 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.23%) PhD
13 10 (0.21%) Master's Degree
14 9 (0.19%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.17%) CISA
15 8 (0.17%) CISM
15 8 (0.17%) CISSP
15 8 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (5.79%) QA
2 20 (0.42%) DICOM
3 17 (0.36%) GDPR
4 15 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 8 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
8 6 (0.13%) ISO 13485
8 6 (0.13%) ISO 22301
8 6 (0.13%) ISO 31000
8 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 6 (0.13%) NIST
8 6 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.084%) IEC 61508
9 4 (0.084%) WCAG
10 3 (0.063%) SLA
11 2 (0.042%) COBIT
11 2 (0.042%) GAMP
System Software
1 328 (6.93%) Docker
2 29 (0.61%) Firmware
3 23 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 21 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.36%) LXC
6 16 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.13%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.063%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.063%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 124 (2.62%) Kubernetes
2 86 (1.82%) Puppet
3 71 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (0.93%) Ansible
5 30 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 27 (0.57%) Terraform
7 20 (0.42%) Kibana
8 14 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.17%) logstash
10 6 (0.13%) IBM Guardium
10 6 (0.13%) Nessus
10 6 (0.13%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 5 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.11%) Grafana
11 5 (0.11%) Prometheus
12 4 (0.084%) Rancher
12 4 (0.084%) Salt
13 3 (0.063%) MIIS
14 2 (0.042%) Nagios
15 1 (0.021%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1,101 (23.25%) Microsoft
2 155 (3.27%) Oracle
3 118 (2.49%) Xamarin
4 100 (2.11%) Google
5 52 (1.10%) SAP
6 45 (0.95%) IBM
7 41 (0.87%) Sitecore
8 36 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (0.72%) Atlassian
10 25 (0.53%) Cisco
11 24 (0.51%) Sage
12 23 (0.49%) Borland
12 23 (0.49%) Telerik
13 22 (0.46%) Avaya
13 22 (0.46%) VMware
14 18 (0.38%) Freescale
14 18 (0.38%) Renesas
15 14 (0.30%) Motorola
16 13 (0.27%) Databricks
17 12 (0.25%) Tableau