Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 6,114 5,845 6,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.06% 19.69% 18.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.84% 36.05% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5,632 5,462 6,561
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 17,551 16,213 20,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.60% 54.63% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15,203 14,120 17,901
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +3 2,102 £45,000 +5.88% 314
Hampshire 0 1,560 £42,500 +6.25% 179
Surrey +3 1,096 £45,500 -9.00% 129
Berkshire +4 969 £50,000 +15.61% 125
Oxfordshire +2 618 £45,000 +12.50% 127
Buckinghamshire -3 525 £45,000 +5.88% 62
East Sussex +2 495 £45,000 +12.50% 35
West Sussex -3 453 £42,500 +1.19% 39
Kent 0 362 £42,000 +12.00% 62
Sussex - 17 £35,000 -
Middlesex +2 6 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Isle of Wight -11 1 £37,500 +56.25% 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 4,846 (79.26%) .NET
2 3,079 (50.36%) JavaScript
3 2,974 (48.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2,768 (45.27%) ASP.NET
5 2,710 (44.32%) MVC
6 2,573 (42.08%) SQL Server
7 2,444 (39.97%) SQL
8 2,236 (36.57%) HTML
9 1,985 (32.47%) CSS
10 1,720 (28.13%) AngularJS
11 1,644 (26.89%) Microsoft
12 1,635 (26.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1,403 (22.95%) TDD
14 1,218 (19.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,176 (19.23%) jQuery
16 1,172 (19.17%) .NET Framework
17 1,016 (16.62%) WCF
18 1,005 (16.44%) Scrum
19 979 (16.01%) Software Engineering
20 953 (15.59%) Microsoft Azure
21 830 (13.58%) Git (software)
22 809 (13.23%) OO
23 802 (13.12%) Web Services
24 777 (12.71%) Windows
25 766 (12.53%) Degree
26 749 (12.25%) Java
27 711 (11.63%) Visual Studio
28 683 (11.17%) BDD
29 678 (11.09%) Test Automation
30 671 (10.97%) HTML5

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
1 234 (3.83%) IIS
2 183 (2.99%) CMS
3 166 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 158 (2.58%) Umbraco
5 118 (1.93%) Confluence
6 84 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
7 79 (1.29%) NServiceBus
8 74 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
9 69 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 63 (1.03%) EPiServer
11 56 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 42 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 33 (0.54%) Apache
14 32 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
15 22 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 21 (0.34%) WebSphere
17 19 (0.31%) Apache Spark
18 17 (0.28%) Kentico
18 17 (0.28%) nginx
19 15 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 95 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (0.52%) Chatbot
4 19 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 18 (0.29%) GNU Octave
6 11 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.082%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (0.065%) Doxygen
10 4 (0.065%) Mathematica
11 3 (0.049%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.049%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.049%) InDesign
12 2 (0.033%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.033%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.033%) Mingle
13 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 144 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.13%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.11%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.082%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.065%) Epicor Tropos
6 4 (0.065%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.049%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.049%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.033%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.033%) Movex
8 2 (0.033%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.016%) Infor LN
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.016%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.016%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 953 (15.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 294 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
3 185 (3.03%) SaaS
4 65 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
5 64 (1.05%) npm
6 61 (1.00%) Office 365
7 49 (0.80%) GitHub
8 41 (0.67%) PaaS
9 38 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
10 35 (0.57%) IaaS
11 34 (0.56%) Serverless
12 19 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
13 18 (0.29%) Yarn
14 15 (0.25%) NuGet
15 13 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
16 12 (0.20%) Google Analytics
17 10 (0.16%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
18 9 (0.15%) Google Play
19 7 (0.11%) OpenShift
20 6 (0.098%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 106 (1.73%) Internet
2 52 (0.85%) HTTP
3 46 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 44 (0.72%) Broadband
5 40 (0.65%) Intranet
6 32 (0.52%) SMS
7 22 (0.36%) SSL
8 21 (0.34%) FTP
9 19 (0.31%) Firewall
10 17 (0.28%) Network Security
11 16 (0.26%) Wireless
12 15 (0.25%) Skype
13 14 (0.23%) Hyperconnected
13 14 (0.23%) RS-232
14 13 (0.21%) VoIP
14 13 (0.21%) WPA
15 12 (0.20%) HTTPS
16 11 (0.18%) DNS
17 9 (0.15%) Bluetooth
17 9 (0.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,573 (42.08%) SQL Server
2 505 (8.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 334 (5.46%) NoSQL
4 240 (3.93%) Relational Database
5 205 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 204 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 181 (2.96%) MySQL
8 162 (2.65%) MongoDB
9 151 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 139 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 115 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 110 (1.80%) Big Data
13 84 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 76 (1.24%) Power BI
15 69 (1.13%) Oracle Database
16 57 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
17 56 (0.92%) RavenDB
18 55 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
19 49 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
19 49 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 830 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 711 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 469 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 287 (4.69%) Selenium
5 261 (4.27%) NUnit
6 239 (3.91%) JIRA
7 186 (3.04%) Jenkins
8 140 (2.29%) WebDriver
9 136 (2.22%) TeamCity
10 132 (2.16%) SpecFlow
11 112 (1.83%) Subversion
12 103 (1.68%) MSTest
13 88 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
14 63 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
15 62 (1.01%) webpack
16 57 (0.93%) HP UFT
17 55 (0.90%) gulp
18 53 (0.87%) Cucumber
18 53 (0.87%) Moq
19 48 (0.79%) MSBuild
General
1 612 (10.01%) Finance
2 251 (4.11%) Retail
3 205 (3.35%) Marketing
4 165 (2.70%) Advertising
5 135 (2.21%) Games
6 123 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 87 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 67 (1.10%) Electronics
9 55 (0.90%) Banking
10 54 (0.88%) Automotive
11 44 (0.72%) Music Industry
12 37 (0.61%) Back Office
13 36 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 32 (0.52%) Legal
15 21 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 16 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.13%) Law
17 8 (0.13%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.11%) Military
19 5 (0.082%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4,481 (73.29%) Developer
2 2,519 (41.20%) .NET Developer
3 1,938 (31.70%) C# Developer
4 1,322 (21.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 1,194 (19.53%) Software Developer
6 697 (11.40%) Senior Developer
7 667 (10.91%) C# Software Developer
8 634 (10.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 539 (8.82%) Software Engineer
10 526 (8.60%) ASP.NET Developer
11 478 (7.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 407 (6.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 391 (6.40%) SQL Developer
14 364 (5.95%) Full Stack Developer
15 358 (5.86%) Senior .NET Developer
16 326 (5.33%) Junior
17 281 (4.60%) Senior C# Developer
18 280 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
18 280 (4.58%) Web Developer
19 278 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,846 (79.26%) .NET
2 2,768 (45.27%) ASP.NET
3 2,236 (36.57%) HTML
4 1,985 (32.47%) CSS
5 1,720 (28.13%) AngularJS
6 1,635 (26.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1,218 (19.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,176 (19.23%) jQuery
9 1,172 (19.17%) .NET Framework
10 1,016 (16.62%) WCF
11 802 (13.12%) Web Services
12 671 (10.97%) HTML5
13 670 (10.96%) WPF
14 650 (10.63%) RESTful
15 620 (10.14%) Entity Framework
16 532 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 488 (7.98%) XML
18 475 (7.77%) Node.js
19 464 (7.59%) REST
20 444 (7.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 528 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 517 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
3 283 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 256 (4.19%) User Experience
5 226 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 191 (3.12%) Self-Motivation
7 146 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 99 (1.62%) Algorithms
9 88 (1.44%) Fintech
10 60 (0.98%) N-Tier
11 48 (0.79%) Social Network
12 40 (0.65%) Client/Server
13 37 (0.61%) Management Information System
13 37 (0.61%) Social Media
14 26 (0.43%) Driving Licence
14 26 (0.43%) Smartphone
15 21 (0.34%) EPoS
15 21 (0.34%) W3C
16 20 (0.33%) Virtual Team
17 18 (0.29%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 777 (12.71%) Windows
2 250 (4.09%) Linux
3 164 (2.68%) Android
4 152 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 132 (2.16%) Windows Server
6 94 (1.54%) Unix
7 29 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.31%) Windows Phone
9 19 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
10 18 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 16 (0.26%) Windows 10
12 15 (0.25%) Windows 8
13 12 (0.20%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.16%) VMS
15 9 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.098%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.098%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.049%) CentOS
17 3 (0.049%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,974 (48.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2,710 (44.32%) MVC
3 1,403 (22.95%) TDD
4 1,005 (16.44%) Scrum
5 979 (16.01%) Software Engineering
6 809 (13.23%) OO
7 683 (11.17%) BDD
8 678 (11.09%) Test Automation
9 646 (10.57%) Web Development
10 626 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
11 594 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
12 520 (8.51%) SDLC
13 512 (8.37%) Unit Testing
14 478 (7.82%) Web Application Development
15 420 (6.87%) SOLID
16 337 (5.51%) Mentoring
17 282 (4.61%) OOP
18 279 (4.56%) E-Commerce
19 253 (4.14%) Kanban
20 251 (4.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3,079 (50.36%) JavaScript
2 2,444 (39.97%) SQL
3 749 (12.25%) Java
4 656 (10.73%) C++
5 650 (10.63%) T-SQL
6 441 (7.21%) VB.NET
7 391 (6.40%) Python
8 284 (4.65%) Ruby
9 274 (4.48%) TypeScript
10 267 (4.37%) C
11 200 (3.27%) PowerShell
12 177 (2.89%) VB
13 164 (2.68%) PHP
14 87 (1.42%) PL/SQL
15 59 (0.96%) Scala
16 54 (0.88%) F#
16 54 (0.88%) VB6
17 49 (0.80%) XAML
18 47 (0.77%) R
19 37 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 766 (12.53%) Degree
2 239 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 119 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 76 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 58 (0.95%) ISTQB
7 51 (0.83%) PhD
8 49 (0.80%) ISEB
9 35 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 19 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (0.21%) SANS
12 9 (0.15%) HND
13 7 (0.11%) MCTS
13 7 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (0.098%) Master's Degree
14 6 (0.098%) MCSA
15 5 (0.082%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.082%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.082%) MCSE
15 5 (0.082%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 388 (6.35%) QA
2 30 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 26 (0.43%) GDPR
4 25 (0.41%) SLA
5 14 (0.23%) GCP
6 11 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.15%) PMO
8 8 (0.13%) GAMP
8 8 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.098%) HL7
10 5 (0.082%) WAI
11 4 (0.065%) DICOM
12 3 (0.049%) MISRA
12 3 (0.049%) MISRA C
13 2 (0.033%) COSHH
14 1 (0.016%) ISO 13485
14 1 (0.016%) ISO 26262
14 1 (0.016%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.016%) WCAG
System Software
1 129 (2.11%) Docker
2 57 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 40 (0.65%) Firmware
4 32 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (0.34%) vSphere
6 14 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.065%) LXC
8 3 (0.049%) ACF2
8 3 (0.049%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.049%) RACF
9 2 (0.033%) HDFS
10 1 (0.016%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 55 (0.90%) Ansible
2 54 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (0.65%) Kubernetes
4 36 (0.59%) Puppet
5 23 (0.38%) Kibana
6 19 (0.31%) HAProxy
7 17 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 7 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (0.11%) WSUS
9 6 (0.098%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (0.098%) SCCM
9 6 (0.098%) Terraform
10 5 (0.082%) HP ALM
10 5 (0.082%) OpenView
10 5 (0.082%) SCOM
10 5 (0.082%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.082%) SCSM
11 4 (0.065%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.049%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,644 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 306 (5.00%) Oracle
3 187 (3.06%) Capita
4 147 (2.40%) Xamarin
5 140 (2.29%) Google
6 80 (1.31%) Sitecore
7 60 (0.98%) HP
8 55 (0.90%) Facebook
9 36 (0.59%) Twitter
10 31 (0.51%) Atlassian
10 31 (0.51%) Telerik
11 30 (0.49%) VMware
12 29 (0.47%) Apple
13 28 (0.46%) SAP
14 24 (0.39%) Tableau
15 20 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (0.33%) Splunk
16 19 (0.31%) Dynatrace
16 19 (0.31%) SolarWinds
16 19 (0.31%) Sybase