Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 6 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 6,746 5,606 6,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.59% 17.91% 16.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.28% 35.10% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6,243 5,266 6,627
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18,097 15,971 21,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.93% 51.02% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15,806 13,887 18,852
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +5 2,280 £45,000 +12.50% 281
Hampshire +1 1,769 £42,000 +5.00% 162
Surrey +1 1,183 £45,000 -5.26% 107
Berkshire +6 1,017 £47,500 +11.76% 124
Oxfordshire +7 684 £42,500 +6.25% 88
East Sussex -1 604 £44,000 +4.76% 37
Buckinghamshire +2 601 £45,000 +12.50% 69
West Sussex +1 473 £45,000 - 50
Kent +1 389 £42,500 -5.56% 61
Sussex -3 17 £47,500 -5.00%
Middlesex -13 5 £45,000 -16.28% 1
Isle of Wight +1 1 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Home Counties -2 1 £50,000 -13.04%
C#
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 5,239 (77.66%) .NET
2 3,387 (50.21%) Agile Software Development
3 3,316 (49.16%) JavaScript
4 3,215 (47.66%) ASP.NET
5 3,201 (47.45%) SQL Server
6 3,063 (45.40%) MVC
7 2,955 (43.80%) SQL
8 2,352 (34.87%) HTML
9 2,159 (32.00%) CSS
10 1,948 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,897 (28.12%) AngularJS
12 1,836 (27.22%) TDD
13 1,609 (23.85%) Microsoft
14 1,469 (21.78%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,406 (20.84%) jQuery
16 1,350 (20.01%) .NET Framework
17 1,298 (19.24%) WCF
18 1,149 (17.03%) Scrum
19 1,070 (15.86%) Software Engineering
20 936 (13.87%) Windows
21 924 (13.70%) OO
22 908 (13.46%) Degree
22 908 (13.46%) BDD
23 859 (12.73%) Visual Studio
24 846 (12.54%) T-SQL
25 841 (12.47%) Web Services
26 839 (12.44%) RESTful
27 827 (12.26%) Java
28 813 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
29 801 (11.87%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 357 (5.29%) IIS
2 207 (3.07%) CMS
3 132 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
4 122 (1.81%) SharePoint
5 108 (1.60%) Umbraco
6 80 (1.19%) NServiceBus
7 72 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
8 69 (1.02%) Confluence
9 48 (0.71%) EPiServer
10 39 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
11 30 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
12 28 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 24 (0.36%) WordPress
14 21 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (0.30%) Apache
15 20 (0.30%) Apache Spark
15 20 (0.30%) Sitefinity
16 18 (0.27%) JBoss
17 13 (0.19%) Drupal
18 12 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 103 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 97 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.18%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 10 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.074%) 3ds Max
6 5 (0.074%) Blender
6 5 (0.074%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.044%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.030%) Maya
9 2 (0.030%) Simulink
10 1 (0.015%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.015%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.015%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 149 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.16%) Infor M3
4 9 (0.13%) Elite 3E
4 9 (0.13%) Epicor Tropos
4 9 (0.13%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.089%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.059%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.044%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.044%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.030%) Bond Adapt
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.030%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.030%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.015%) Magento
10 1 (0.015%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 813 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 291 (4.31%) SaaS
3 261 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (0.90%) GitHub
5 52 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
5 52 (0.77%) npm
6 40 (0.59%) Serverless
7 28 (0.42%) Yarn
8 24 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
9 23 (0.34%) Office 365
10 22 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 17 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
11 17 (0.25%) IaaS
12 14 (0.21%) PaaS
13 13 (0.19%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 10 (0.15%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.089%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.074%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 4 (0.059%) Datadog
17 4 (0.059%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 199 (2.95%) Internet
2 80 (1.19%) Broadband
3 67 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 60 (0.89%) HTTP
5 44 (0.65%) SSL
6 38 (0.56%) Intranet
7 31 (0.46%) Network Security
8 26 (0.39%) FTP
9 25 (0.37%) SMS
10 24 (0.36%) HTTPS
10 24 (0.36%) Hyperconnected
10 24 (0.36%) Wireless
11 21 (0.31%) DNS
12 13 (0.19%) Firewall
12 13 (0.19%) Wireshark
13 12 (0.18%) VoIP
14 9 (0.13%) SMTP
14 9 (0.13%) WAN
15 8 (0.12%) Extranet
15 8 (0.12%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,201 (47.45%) SQL Server
2 707 (10.48%) SQL Server 2016
3 494 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 209 (3.10%) MySQL
5 207 (3.07%) Relational Database
6 205 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 194 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 192 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 185 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 180 (2.67%) MongoDB
11 143 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
12 122 (1.81%) Big Data
13 67 (0.99%) Power BI
13 67 (0.99%) RDBMS
14 64 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 57 (0.84%) Oracle Database
16 54 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
17 51 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
18 42 (0.62%) RavenDB
19 40 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 859 (12.73%) Visual Studio
2 787 (11.67%) Git (software)
3 573 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 382 (5.66%) Selenium
5 311 (4.61%) NUnit
6 195 (2.89%) Jenkins
7 170 (2.52%) JIRA
8 148 (2.19%) MSTest
9 139 (2.06%) WebDriver
10 126 (1.87%) TeamCity
11 121 (1.79%) Moq
12 118 (1.75%) SpecFlow
13 112 (1.66%) Subversion
14 92 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
15 84 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
16 62 (0.92%) MSBuild
17 56 (0.83%) Cucumber
18 52 (0.77%) HP UFT
19 48 (0.71%) SoapUI
20 46 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 670 (9.93%) Finance
2 295 (4.37%) Retail
3 228 (3.38%) Games
4 182 (2.70%) Marketing
5 153 (2.27%) Advertising
6 109 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 89 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 89 (1.32%) Music Industry
8 63 (0.93%) Back Office
9 60 (0.89%) Banking
10 53 (0.79%) Electronics
11 42 (0.62%) Automotive
12 19 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 18 (0.27%) Legal
13 18 (0.27%) Publishing
14 17 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.18%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.16%) Law
17 10 (0.15%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.089%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 4,977 (73.78%) Developer
2 2,997 (44.43%) .NET Developer
3 2,208 (32.73%) C# Developer
4 1,497 (22.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 1,293 (19.17%) Software Developer
6 823 (12.20%) Senior Developer
7 806 (11.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 761 (11.28%) C# Software Developer
9 727 (10.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 676 (10.02%) .NET Software Developer
11 623 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 614 (9.10%) Software Engineer
13 542 (8.03%) SQL Developer
14 432 (6.40%) Junior
15 423 (6.27%) Senior .NET Developer
16 408 (6.05%) Senior C# Developer
17 379 (5.62%) Web Developer
18 364 (5.40%) JavaScript Developer
19 327 (4.85%) Junior Developer
20 263 (3.90%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,239 (77.66%) .NET
2 3,215 (47.66%) ASP.NET
3 2,352 (34.87%) HTML
4 2,159 (32.00%) CSS
5 1,948 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,897 (28.12%) AngularJS
7 1,469 (21.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,406 (20.84%) jQuery
9 1,350 (20.01%) .NET Framework
10 1,298 (19.24%) WCF
11 841 (12.47%) Web Services
12 839 (12.44%) RESTful
13 801 (11.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 758 (11.24%) WPF
15 697 (10.33%) Entity Framework
16 685 (10.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 662 (9.81%) HTML5
18 646 (9.58%) XML
19 622 (9.22%) Node.js
20 470 (6.97%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 651 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
2 597 (8.85%) Computer Science
3 318 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 213 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 187 (2.77%) User Experience
6 175 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 141 (2.09%) Fintech
8 118 (1.75%) N-Tier
9 68 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 64 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 46 (0.68%) Social Media
12 41 (0.61%) Social Network
13 34 (0.50%) BBC
14 30 (0.44%) iPad
15 29 (0.43%) EPoS
15 29 (0.43%) Tandem
16 27 (0.40%) Smartphone
17 26 (0.39%) Management Information System
18 25 (0.37%) Digital TV
18 25 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 936 (13.87%) Windows
2 332 (4.92%) Linux
3 165 (2.45%) Windows Server
4 101 (1.50%) Android
5 93 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 66 (0.98%) Unix
7 19 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.18%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.16%) VMS
11 10 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
13 8 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 8 (0.12%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.089%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.059%) AIX
15 4 (0.059%) CentOS
15 4 (0.059%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.059%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,387 (50.21%) Agile Software Development
2 3,063 (45.40%) MVC
3 1,836 (27.22%) TDD
4 1,149 (17.03%) Scrum
5 1,070 (15.86%) Software Engineering
6 924 (13.70%) OO
7 908 (13.46%) BDD
8 793 (11.76%) Web Development
9 736 (10.91%) Web Application Development
10 708 (10.50%) Test Automation
11 641 (9.50%) Continuous Integration
12 607 (9.00%) Unit Testing
13 528 (7.83%) SDLC
14 462 (6.85%) OOP
15 419 (6.21%) SOLID
16 355 (5.26%) Mentoring
17 286 (4.24%) Dependency Injection
18 268 (3.97%) Kanban
19 257 (3.81%) E-Commerce
20 255 (3.78%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3,316 (49.16%) JavaScript
2 2,955 (43.80%) SQL
3 846 (12.54%) T-SQL
4 827 (12.26%) Java
5 738 (10.94%) C++
6 493 (7.31%) VB.NET
7 470 (6.97%) Python
8 457 (6.77%) Ruby
9 244 (3.62%) TypeScript
10 229 (3.39%) VB
11 212 (3.14%) C
12 208 (3.08%) PHP
13 205 (3.04%) PowerShell
14 82 (1.22%) F#
15 69 (1.02%) PL/SQL
16 68 (1.01%) Go
17 66 (0.98%) Bash Shell
18 65 (0.96%) Scala
19 57 (0.84%) ES6
19 57 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 908 (13.46%) Degree
2 276 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 102 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 100 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 72 (1.07%) ISTQB
6 63 (0.93%) ISEB
7 62 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 40 (0.59%) PhD
9 30 (0.44%) MCPD
10 23 (0.34%) MCTS
11 21 (0.31%) MCP
12 18 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 16 (0.24%) SANS
14 14 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
15 10 (0.15%) Master's Degree
16 9 (0.13%) PMI Certification
17 8 (0.12%) DV Cleared
18 6 (0.089%) DBS Check
19 5 (0.074%) ISEB Practitioner
19 5 (0.074%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 400 (5.93%) QA
2 44 (0.65%) SLA
3 27 (0.40%) GDPR
4 13 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.15%) WCAG
7 9 (0.13%) GAMP
8 8 (0.12%) GCP
9 5 (0.074%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.059%) HL7
11 3 (0.044%) COSHH
12 2 (0.030%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.030%) ISO 13485
12 2 (0.030%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.030%) TickIT
13 1 (0.015%) DICOM
13 1 (0.015%) IEC 62304
13 1 (0.015%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.015%) MISRA C
13 1 (0.015%) PMO
System Software
1 175 (2.59%) Docker
2 38 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 32 (0.47%) Firmware
4 18 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.15%) vSphere
6 4 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.044%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.030%) NFS
8 2 (0.030%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.030%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.015%) HDFS
9 1 (0.015%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.015%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 69 (1.02%) Puppet
2 65 (0.96%) Kibana
3 52 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (0.67%) Ansible
5 33 (0.49%) Kubernetes
6 29 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
7 25 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 25 (0.37%) WSUS
8 14 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (0.19%) HAProxy
10 8 (0.12%) Terraform
11 7 (0.10%) StatsD
12 6 (0.089%) Grafana
13 5 (0.074%) Packer
13 5 (0.074%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 2 (0.030%) logstash
14 2 (0.030%) OpenView
14 2 (0.030%) Salt
14 2 (0.030%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.030%) WMI
Vendors
1 1,609 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 328 (4.86%) Oracle
3 163 (2.42%) Google
4 138 (2.05%) Xamarin
5 111 (1.65%) Capita
6 85 (1.26%) Facebook
7 73 (1.08%) HP
8 72 (1.07%) Telerik
9 50 (0.74%) Sitecore
10 43 (0.64%) Apple
10 43 (0.64%) SAP
11 40 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
12 36 (0.53%) Sony
13 33 (0.49%) Yahoo!
14 32 (0.47%) Sophos
15 28 (0.42%) Twitter
16 25 (0.37%) Dynatrace
16 25 (0.37%) SolarWinds
16 25 (0.37%) Tableau
17 23 (0.34%) DevExpress