Period
to 24 August 2017

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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 5729 6686 6652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.80% 18.20% 16.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.01% 34.60% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5338 6351 6434
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 15910 19322 20179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.98% 52.58% 48.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13845 17178 17356
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 24 August 2017.

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 24 August 2017. 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 1951 £42,500 - 135
Hampshire +3 1460 £41,500 +3.75% 91
Surrey +1 1033 £48,500 +7.78% 67
Berkshire +4 834 £45,000 - 62
Buckinghamshire 0 639 £42,500 - 32
West Sussex 0 567 £40,000 -11.11% 25
Oxfordshire -5 495 £40,000 -5.88% 41
Kent +2 350 £40,000 -5.88% 22
East Sussex 0 333 £40,000 - 27
Middlesex -15 11 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Home Counties +4 8 £43,500 +21.68%
Isle of Wight 0 6 £24,000 -27.82% 2
Sussex -5 2 £35,000 -12.50%
C#
England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for C#.

1 4611 (80.49%) .NET
2 3005 (52.45%) ASP.NET
3 2821 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
4 2781 (48.54%) SQL Server
5 2749 (47.98%) MVC
6 2599 (45.37%) JavaScript
7 2378 (41.51%) SQL
8 2092 (36.52%) HTML
9 1906 (33.27%) CSS
10 1797 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1788 (31.21%) Microsoft
12 1395 (24.35%) AngularJS
13 1360 (23.74%) TDD
14 1241 (21.66%) jQuery
15 1154 (20.14%) .NET Framework
16 1048 (18.29%) ASP.NET Web API
17 998 (17.42%) Scrum
18 925 (16.15%) Degree
19 921 (16.08%) WCF
20 864 (15.08%) OO
21 861 (15.03%) Software Engineering
22 826 (14.42%) Web Services
23 814 (14.21%) Windows
24 800 (13.96%) Finance
25 774 (13.51%) Java
25 774 (13.51%) Web Development
26 739 (12.90%) Visual Studio
27 720 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
28 668 (11.66%) BDD
29 651 (11.36%) C++

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
1 291 (5.08%) IIS
2 219 (3.82%) CMS
3 142 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 137 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
5 121 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 112 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
7 88 (1.54%) Umbraco
8 63 (1.10%) NServiceBus
9 39 (0.68%) Apache Spark
10 32 (0.56%) EPiServer
11 28 (0.49%) Drupal
11 28 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 27 (0.47%) Confluence
12 27 (0.47%) MS Exchange
13 24 (0.42%) WordPress
14 21 (0.37%) DNN
15 20 (0.35%) Documentum
15 20 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
16 19 (0.33%) Kentico
17 18 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 116 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 99 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.10%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.087%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.087%) Simulink
8 4 (0.070%) GIMP
9 3 (0.052%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.035%) Mathcad
11 1 (0.017%) CATIA
11 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.017%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.017%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 101 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.24%) Teamcenter
3 9 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 9 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.087%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.087%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.070%) nopCommerce
6 4 (0.070%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.070%) Sage X3
7 3 (0.052%) BigMachines
7 3 (0.052%) Sage 50
7 3 (0.052%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.035%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.035%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.035%) SAP CAR
8 2 (0.035%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.017%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.017%) Exstream
9 1 (0.017%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 720 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 255 (4.45%) Amazon AWS
3 240 (4.19%) SaaS
4 54 (0.94%) Office 365
5 36 (0.63%) PaaS
6 28 (0.49%) GitHub
7 22 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.28%) Force.com
9 14 (0.24%) Datadog
10 13 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
11 12 (0.21%) Firebase
11 12 (0.21%) Google Play
12 11 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.087%) Asana
13 5 (0.087%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.087%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.070%) IaaS
15 3 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.052%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 165 (2.88%) Internet
2 122 (2.13%) HTTP
3 76 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 44 (0.77%) Intranet
5 31 (0.54%) DNS
6 28 (0.49%) Broadband
7 15 (0.26%) Network Security
7 15 (0.26%) SMTP
8 14 (0.24%) SSL
9 11 (0.19%) Extranet
10 10 (0.17%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.14%) FTP
11 8 (0.14%) RS-232
12 7 (0.12%) RS-485
12 7 (0.12%) Wireless
13 6 (0.10%) Firewall
13 6 (0.10%) RS-422
13 6 (0.10%) Skype
13 6 (0.10%) VoIP
14 5 (0.087%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2781 (48.54%) SQL Server
2 385 (6.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 338 (5.90%) NoSQL
4 281 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 238 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 237 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 233 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 210 (3.67%) MongoDB
9 193 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 151 (2.64%) MySQL
11 149 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 93 (1.62%) Big Data
13 75 (1.31%) RDBMS
14 71 (1.24%) MariaDB
15 70 (1.22%) Redis
16 56 (0.98%) Power BI
17 49 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
18 43 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 42 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
20 36 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 739 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 649 (11.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 572 (9.98%) Git (software)
4 386 (6.74%) NUnit
5 260 (4.54%) Selenium
6 207 (3.61%) Subversion
7 161 (2.81%) TeamCity
8 156 (2.72%) JIRA
9 136 (2.37%) WebDriver
10 117 (2.04%) Moq
11 98 (1.71%) SpecFlow
12 78 (1.36%) MSTest
13 63 (1.10%) Jenkins
14 58 (1.01%) SoapUI
15 56 (0.98%) MSBuild
16 54 (0.94%) HP UFT
16 54 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
17 50 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
18 46 (0.80%) JUnit
19 44 (0.77%) JMeter
General
1 800 (13.96%) Finance
2 203 (3.54%) Marketing
3 199 (3.47%) Retail
4 151 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 131 (2.29%) Games
6 115 (2.01%) Electronics
7 102 (1.78%) Advertising
8 97 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 74 (1.29%) Banking
10 71 (1.24%) Back Office
11 67 (1.17%) Legal
12 58 (1.01%) Automotive
13 42 (0.73%) Publishing
14 37 (0.65%) Music Industry
15 34 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 26 (0.45%) Aerospace
16 26 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 26 (0.45%) Law
17 18 (0.31%) Military
18 16 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4445 (77.59%) Developer
2 2635 (45.99%) .NET Developer
3 2008 (35.05%) C# Developer
4 1323 (23.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1093 (19.08%) Software Developer
6 708 (12.36%) Senior Developer
7 704 (12.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 612 (10.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 560 (9.77%) C# Software Developer
10 502 (8.76%) .NET Software Developer
11 450 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 396 (6.91%) Senior .NET Developer
13 395 (6.89%) SQL Developer
14 393 (6.86%) Software Engineer
15 382 (6.67%) Web Developer
16 332 (5.80%) Junior
17 307 (5.36%) Junior Developer
18 278 (4.85%) Senior C# Developer
19 262 (4.57%) Graduate
20 218 (3.81%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4611 (80.49%) .NET
2 3005 (52.45%) ASP.NET
3 2092 (36.52%) HTML
4 1906 (33.27%) CSS
5 1797 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1395 (24.35%) AngularJS
7 1241 (21.66%) jQuery
8 1154 (20.14%) .NET Framework
9 1048 (18.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 921 (16.08%) WCF
11 826 (14.42%) Web Services
12 643 (11.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 620 (10.82%) HTML5
14 617 (10.77%) Entity Framework
15 587 (10.25%) WPF
16 524 (9.15%) RESTful
17 516 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 489 (8.54%) XML
19 429 (7.49%) KnockoutJS
20 362 (6.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 564 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 486 (8.48%) Greenfield Project
3 255 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
4 186 (3.25%) User Experience
5 152 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 111 (1.94%) Fintech
7 103 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 82 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 77 (1.34%) Algorithms
10 60 (1.05%) N-Tier
11 51 (0.89%) Management Information System
12 47 (0.82%) iPad
13 43 (0.75%) Social Media
14 39 (0.68%) Clustering
15 36 (0.63%) Data Structures
16 32 (0.56%) W3C
17 27 (0.47%) Tandem
18 21 (0.37%) BBC
19 19 (0.33%) Streaming Music
20 18 (0.31%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 814 (14.21%) Windows
2 256 (4.47%) Linux
3 212 (3.70%) Android
4 159 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 120 (2.09%) Windows Server
6 91 (1.59%) Unix
7 40 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (0.54%) Mac OS
8 31 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 17 (0.30%) Solaris
11 15 (0.26%) Windows 10
12 14 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.052%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.052%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.052%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.035%) MVS
16 1 (0.017%) VMS
16 1 (0.017%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2821 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
2 2749 (47.98%) MVC
3 1360 (23.74%) TDD
4 998 (17.42%) Scrum
5 864 (15.08%) OO
6 861 (15.03%) Software Engineering
7 774 (13.51%) Web Development
8 668 (11.66%) BDD
9 646 (11.28%) Test Automation
10 576 (10.05%) Web Application Development
11 543 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
12 504 (8.80%) Unit Testing
13 452 (7.89%) SDLC
14 391 (6.82%) OOP
15 378 (6.60%) SOLID
16 300 (5.24%) Mentoring
17 241 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
18 221 (3.86%) Kanban
19 207 (3.61%) Front End Development
20 197 (3.44%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2599 (45.37%) JavaScript
2 2378 (41.51%) SQL
3 774 (13.51%) Java
4 651 (11.36%) C++
5 587 (10.25%) VB.NET
6 550 (9.60%) T-SQL
7 416 (7.26%) Python
8 353 (6.16%) Ruby
9 250 (4.36%) C
10 182 (3.18%) VB
11 173 (3.02%) PHP
12 153 (2.67%) TypeScript
13 150 (2.62%) PowerShell
14 82 (1.43%) Perl
15 79 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 65 (1.13%) F#
17 56 (0.98%) MATLAB
18 51 (0.89%) PL/SQL
19 46 (0.80%) Objective-C
19 46 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 925 (16.15%) Degree
2 241 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 135 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 103 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 95 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 87 (1.52%) SC Cleared
7 77 (1.34%) ISEB
8 46 (0.80%) PhD
9 31 (0.54%) Master's Degree
9 31 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 18 (0.31%) PMP
11 17 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (0.28%) APMG
12 16 (0.28%) MCP
13 14 (0.24%) MCPD
14 13 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
15 10 (0.17%) DV Cleared
16 8 (0.14%) Chartered Engineer
16 8 (0.14%) MCSD
17 5 (0.087%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (5.13%) QA
2 13 (0.23%) SLA
3 11 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.12%) PMO
5 6 (0.10%) GAMP
6 5 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.052%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.035%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.035%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.017%) ARP4754
9 1 (0.017%) ARP4761
9 1 (0.017%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.017%) DO-254
9 1 (0.017%) GDPR
9 1 (0.017%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.017%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.017%) WCAG
System Software
1 94 (1.64%) Docker
2 57 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.28%) Firmware
4 15 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.087%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.087%) vSphere
6 4 (0.070%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.052%) LXC
8 1 (0.017%) ACF2
8 1 (0.017%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.017%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.017%) etcd
8 1 (0.017%) RACF
8 1 (0.017%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 88 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (0.91%) Kibana
3 49 (0.86%) Puppet
4 37 (0.65%) Ansible
5 32 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 32 (0.56%) WSUS
6 31 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 23 (0.40%) Terraform
8 20 (0.35%) Grafana
8 20 (0.35%) Packer
9 17 (0.30%) HAProxy
10 11 (0.19%) StatsD
11 6 (0.10%) logstash
12 4 (0.070%) Icinga
12 4 (0.070%) Nagios
12 4 (0.070%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.052%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.035%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 2 (0.035%) Kubernetes
14 2 (0.035%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1788 (31.21%) Microsoft
2 318 (5.55%) Oracle
3 121 (2.11%) Sitecore
4 96 (1.68%) SAP
5 83 (1.45%) Xamarin
6 65 (1.13%) Google
7 60 (1.05%) HP
8 52 (0.91%) Telerik
9 45 (0.79%) Facebook
10 34 (0.59%) Apple
11 32 (0.56%) Sony
12 28 (0.49%) VMware
13 22 (0.38%) New Relic
14 20 (0.35%) DevExpress
14 20 (0.35%) EMC
15 19 (0.33%) Red Hat
16 16 (0.28%) Yahoo!
17 15 (0.26%) IBM
18 14 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
19 13 (0.23%) ESRI