Period
to 25 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,682 4,754 5,969
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 20.78% 18.39% 20.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.77% 34.53% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,673 4,521 5,787
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 4,702 13,769 16,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.09% 53.25% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,056 11,841 14,613
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +2.04%

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 September 2020.

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 September 2020. 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 -1 495 £50,000 +11.11% 82
Thames Valley +1 422 £50,000 +5.26% 120
Surrey +2 247 £55,000 - 46
West Sussex +1 242 £52,500 +10.53% 38
Berkshire +5 224 £55,000 +10.00% 61
East Sussex +1 214 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Oxfordshire -2 123 £45,000 +5.88% 39
Buckinghamshire +1 75 £55,000 +22.22% 20
Kent +2 59 £47,500 +5.56% 36
Middlesex +9 2 £60,000 +65.52% 1
Sussex - 2 £52,500 - 3
C#
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 1,336 (79.43%) .NET
2 793 (47.15%) JavaScript
3 769 (45.72%) Agile Software Development
4 703 (41.80%) SQL
5 699 (41.56%) Azure
6 644 (38.29%) SQL Server
7 541 (32.16%) ASP.NET
8 502 (29.85%) HTML
9 476 (28.30%) .NET Core
10 463 (27.53%) MVC
11 459 (27.29%) CSS
12 395 (23.48%) Microsoft
13 387 (23.01%) AngularJS
14 365 (21.70%) Software Engineering
15 361 (21.46%) .NET Framework
16 360 (21.40%) Degree
17 326 (19.38%) Scrum
18 325 (19.32%) TDD
19 320 (19.02%) React
20 314 (18.67%) DevOps
21 306 (18.19%) ASP.NET MVC
22 305 (18.13%) Test Automation
23 284 (16.88%) Microservices
24 276 (16.41%) Git (software)
25 216 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
26 213 (12.66%) jQuery
27 202 (12.01%) Docker
27 202 (12.01%) Windows
28 190 (11.30%) Entity Framework
29 182 (10.82%) 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 59 (3.51%) IIS
2 57 (3.39%) NServiceBus
3 43 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.31%) Confluence
5 21 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.07%) CMS
6 18 (1.07%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.36%) DNN
8 5 (0.30%) Apache
9 3 (0.18%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.18%) Kentico
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.12%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.12%) Apache Synapse
10 2 (0.12%) Documentum
10 2 (0.12%) Drupal
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.12%) SAS
10 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.12%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.059%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.059%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 55 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.12%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.059%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.059%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.059%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 699 (41.56%) Azure
2 125 (7.43%) AWS
3 85 (5.05%) SaaS
4 68 (4.04%) PaaS
5 62 (3.69%) IaaS
6 53 (3.15%) Power Platform
7 49 (2.91%) Dynamics 365
8 36 (2.14%) Office 365
9 21 (1.25%) Serverless
10 19 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (1.13%) GitHub
11 14 (0.83%) GCP
12 13 (0.77%) Azure Functions
13 10 (0.59%) PowerApps
14 8 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
15 5 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (0.30%) Logic Apps
16 4 (0.24%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 127 (7.55%) Skype
2 85 (5.05%) HTTP
3 14 (0.83%) DNS
4 8 (0.48%) RTP
5 7 (0.42%) Intranet
6 6 (0.36%) Bluetooth
6 6 (0.36%) H.323
7 5 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.30%) VoIP
7 5 (0.30%) WEP
8 4 (0.24%) Modbus
8 4 (0.24%) RS-232
8 4 (0.24%) SMTP
8 4 (0.24%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.18%) LAN
9 3 (0.18%) MQTT
9 3 (0.18%) Profibus
9 3 (0.18%) RS-485
9 3 (0.18%) WAN
10 2 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 644 (38.29%) SQL Server
2 133 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 81 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 74 (4.40%) Azure SQL Database
5 60 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (2.79%) Power BI
7 45 (2.68%) MySQL
8 43 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 36 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (1.90%) Big Data
11 19 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (0.65%) Data Lake
14 11 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (0.48%) Redis
17 7 (0.42%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 276 (16.41%) Git (software)
2 149 (8.86%) Selenium
3 141 (8.38%) Visual Studio
4 101 (6.00%) SpecFlow
5 88 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 64 (3.80%) JIRA
7 62 (3.69%) WebDriver
8 51 (3.03%) NUnit
9 49 (2.91%) TeamCity
10 48 (2.85%) Octopus Deploy
11 32 (1.90%) SoapUI
12 31 (1.84%) Visual Studio Team System
13 27 (1.61%) Cucumber
14 25 (1.49%) Jenkins
15 23 (1.37%) Moq
16 17 (1.01%) JUnit
17 15 (0.89%) Eclipse
17 15 (0.89%) MSTest
18 14 (0.83%) JMeter
18 14 (0.83%) Postman
General
1 166 (9.87%) Finance
2 34 (2.02%) Retail
3 32 (1.90%) Games
3 32 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 22 (1.31%) Public Sector
5 21 (1.25%) Electronics
6 15 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 14 (0.83%) Banking
8 9 (0.54%) Advertising
9 7 (0.42%) Back Office
9 7 (0.42%) Legal
9 7 (0.42%) Local Government
9 7 (0.42%) Police
10 6 (0.36%) Marketing
11 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.18%) Law
13 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.12%) Automotive
13 2 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,073 (63.79%) Developer
2 463 (27.53%) .NET Developer
3 349 (20.75%) C# Developer
4 346 (20.57%) Software Developer
5 218 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 203 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 191 (11.36%) Software Engineer
8 120 (7.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 111 (6.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 101 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
11 86 (5.11%) Full Stack Developer
12 80 (4.76%) Analyst
13 77 (4.58%) Senior Software Developer
14 76 (4.52%) Lead Developer
15 75 (4.46%) C# Software Engineer
16 74 (4.40%) Junior
17 62 (3.69%) Azure Developer
18 55 (3.27%) Test Analyst
19 52 (3.09%) Junior Developer
20 51 (3.03%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,336 (79.43%) .NET
2 541 (32.16%) ASP.NET
3 502 (29.85%) HTML
4 476 (28.30%) .NET Core
5 459 (27.29%) CSS
6 387 (23.01%) AngularJS
7 361 (21.46%) .NET Framework
8 320 (19.02%) React
9 306 (18.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 216 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 213 (12.66%) jQuery
12 190 (11.30%) Entity Framework
13 159 (9.45%) REST
14 137 (8.15%) Web Services
15 127 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 126 (7.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 120 (7.13%) ASP.NET Core
18 119 (7.07%) HTML5
19 113 (6.72%) WCF
20 84 (4.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 129 (7.67%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (3.80%) Algorithms
3 49 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 38 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (1.49%) User Experience
7 18 (1.07%) Data Structures
8 16 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (0.95%) LIMS
9 13 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 12 (0.71%) Robotics
11 11 (0.65%) Cloud Native
11 11 (0.65%) SCADA
12 9 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
12 9 (0.54%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (0.48%) Industry 4.0
14 7 (0.42%) Reinsurance
15 6 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 202 (12.01%) Windows
2 61 (3.63%) Android
3 44 (2.62%) Linux
4 36 (2.14%) Windows Server
5 32 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.36%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.30%) Unix
7 5 (0.30%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.30%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.18%) VMS
8 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.059%) CentOS
10 1 (0.059%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 769 (45.72%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (27.53%) MVC
3 365 (21.70%) Software Engineering
4 326 (19.38%) Scrum
5 325 (19.32%) TDD
6 314 (18.67%) DevOps
7 305 (18.13%) Test Automation
8 284 (16.88%) Microservices
9 182 (10.82%) Computer Science
10 161 (9.57%) Mentoring
11 146 (8.68%) Unit Testing
12 139 (8.26%) OO
13 138 (8.20%) Artificial Intelligence
14 135 (8.03%) BDD
15 133 (7.91%) Web Development
16 120 (7.13%) SOLID
17 119 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
18 117 (6.96%) OOP
19 112 (6.66%) Continuous Integration
20 107 (6.36%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 793 (47.15%) JavaScript
2 703 (41.80%) SQL
3 170 (10.11%) Python
4 166 (9.87%) Java
5 154 (9.16%) C++
6 147 (8.74%) TypeScript
7 129 (7.67%) T-SQL
8 66 (3.92%) PowerShell
9 59 (3.51%) C
10 53 (3.15%) VB.NET
11 40 (2.38%) VB
12 29 (1.72%) R
13 28 (1.66%) MATLAB
14 19 (1.13%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.01%) VB6
16 15 (0.89%) Embedded C
16 15 (0.89%) Embedded C++
16 15 (0.89%) PHP
17 12 (0.71%) Apex Code
17 12 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 360 (21.40%) Degree
2 112 (6.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.32%) ISTQB
5 38 (2.26%) ISEB
6 12 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (0.71%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.54%) MCITP
9 7 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.059%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.059%) CISA
11 1 (0.059%) CIW
11 1 (0.059%) CSPO
11 1 (0.059%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.059%) GIAC
11 1 (0.059%) GSEC
11 1 (0.059%) PhD
11 1 (0.059%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.83%) QA
2 5 (0.30%) GDPR
3 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.12%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.12%) NIST
4 2 (0.12%) SLA
5 1 (0.059%) COBIT
5 1 (0.059%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 202 (12.01%) Docker
2 15 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.18%) Firmware
5 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 141 (8.38%) Kubernetes
2 23 (1.37%) Terraform
3 11 (0.65%) Puppet
4 5 (0.30%) Ansible
4 5 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.18%) Grafana
6 2 (0.12%) Kibana
6 2 (0.12%) PowerCLI
6 2 (0.12%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.059%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.059%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.059%) MIIS
7 1 (0.059%) Rancher
Vendors
1 395 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 56 (3.33%) Xamarin
3 26 (1.55%) Google
4 25 (1.49%) Oracle
5 21 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (1.13%) VMware
7 16 (0.95%) IBM
8 15 (0.89%) Tableau
9 13 (0.77%) SAP
10 11 (0.65%) CheckPoint
11 9 (0.54%) Telerik
12 7 (0.42%) Apple
13 6 (0.36%) Hortonworks
14 4 (0.24%) Adobe
14 4 (0.24%) Facebook
14 4 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
14 4 (0.24%) Telstra
14 4 (0.24%) Yardi
15 3 (0.18%) Atlassian
15 3 (0.18%) JD Edwards