Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 4,488 5,359 6,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.67% 19.96% 21.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.77% 35.81% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,999 4,830 6,273
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 12,548 14,964 18,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.99% 55.74% 57.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10,687 12,927 15,930
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 0 1,423 £45,000 +2.27% 191
Thames Valley 0 1,311 £50,000 +5.26% 262
Surrey +3 702 £52,500 +7.14% 199
Berkshire +3 617 £52,500 +5.00% 116
West Sussex -2 502 £47,500 +5.56% 75
Oxfordshire +3 411 £45,000 -5.26% 101
East Sussex -1 368 £45,000 - 47
Buckinghamshire -2 283 £47,500 - 45
Kent -3 161 £50,000 +17.65% 51
Sussex +6 6 £32,363 - 1
Middlesex -2 6 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Home Counties - 2 £45,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £40,000 - 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 3,391 (75.56%) .NET
2 2,147 (47.84%) JavaScript
3 1,860 (41.44%) Agile Software Development
4 1,765 (39.33%) SQL
5 1,561 (34.78%) ASP.NET
6 1,549 (34.51%) MVC
7 1,522 (33.91%) SQL Server
8 1,396 (31.11%) HTML
9 1,274 (28.39%) Azure
10 1,203 (26.80%) CSS
11 1,153 (25.69%) AngularJS
12 1,094 (24.38%) Microsoft
13 899 (20.03%) Software Engineering
14 845 (18.83%) .NET Framework
15 783 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 754 (16.80%) .NET Core
17 717 (15.98%) Degree
18 700 (15.60%) ASP.NET Web API
19 670 (14.93%) jQuery
20 668 (14.88%) Scrum
21 660 (14.71%) TDD
22 600 (13.37%) Git (software)
23 577 (12.86%) Test Automation
24 562 (12.52%) Java
25 546 (12.17%) Visual Studio
26 541 (12.05%) Windows
27 521 (11.61%) Web Services
28 479 (10.67%) Finance
29 478 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
30 473 (10.54%) 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
1 146 (3.25%) IIS
2 105 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 95 (2.12%) Confluence
4 54 (1.20%) CMS
5 53 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 40 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (0.69%) Umbraco
8 27 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 23 (0.51%) EPiServer
10 19 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 19 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 19 (0.42%) WordPress
11 14 (0.31%) CICS
11 14 (0.31%) Kentico
12 11 (0.25%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.20%) Apache
14 5 (0.11%) ArcGIS
15 4 (0.089%) Jupyter
15 4 (0.089%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.089%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 22 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 19 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.067%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.067%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.045%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.022%) CATIA
10 1 (0.022%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 125 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (0.18%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.13%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.089%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.045%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.045%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.045%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.045%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.022%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.022%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.022%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.022%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.022%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1,274 (28.39%) Azure
2 364 (8.11%) AWS
3 220 (4.90%) SaaS
4 127 (2.83%) PaaS
5 104 (2.32%) GitHub
6 78 (1.74%) Power Platform
7 66 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
8 62 (1.38%) Serverless
9 40 (0.89%) IaaS
10 32 (0.71%) Azure Functions
11 31 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
11 31 (0.69%) GCP
11 31 (0.69%) Slack
12 30 (0.67%) Office 365
13 19 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (0.38%) Amazon Cognito
15 12 (0.27%) OpenShift
16 9 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (0.20%) Amazon S3
17 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 64 (1.43%) HTTP
2 37 (0.82%) Intranet
3 35 (0.78%) Internet
4 29 (0.65%) DNS
5 23 (0.51%) Firewall
6 20 (0.45%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.25%) RTP
7 11 (0.25%) WAN
8 10 (0.22%) MPLS
8 10 (0.22%) Network Security
8 10 (0.22%) SNMP
9 9 (0.20%) FTP
9 9 (0.20%) RS-232
10 7 (0.16%) RS-485
10 7 (0.16%) SSL
11 5 (0.11%) RS-422
12 4 (0.089%) VoIP
12 4 (0.089%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.067%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.067%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,522 (33.91%) SQL Server
2 160 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 150 (3.34%) Relational Database
4 138 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 105 (2.34%) MySQL
6 101 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
7 99 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 71 (1.58%) Power BI
9 68 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 67 (1.49%) Big Data
11 64 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
12 55 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 46 (1.02%) MongoDB
13 46 (1.02%) Redis
14 39 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
14 39 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 33 (0.74%) RDBMS
16 32 (0.71%) Hadoop
17 30 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 600 (13.37%) Git (software)
2 546 (12.17%) Visual Studio
3 315 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 274 (6.11%) Selenium
5 184 (4.10%) JIRA
6 168 (3.74%) SpecFlow
7 154 (3.43%) Jenkins
8 149 (3.32%) NUnit
9 93 (2.07%) TeamCity
10 82 (1.83%) Subversion
11 80 (1.78%) WebDriver
12 79 (1.76%) Cucumber
13 78 (1.74%) gulp
14 77 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
15 73 (1.63%) StyleCop
16 63 (1.40%) Grunt
17 59 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
18 39 (0.87%) SoapUI
19 36 (0.80%) WiX
20 33 (0.74%) webpack
General
1 479 (10.67%) Finance
2 152 (3.39%) Retail
3 81 (1.80%) Automotive
4 75 (1.67%) Marketing
5 72 (1.60%) Games
6 63 (1.40%) Aerospace
7 45 (1.00%) Electronics
8 41 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 41 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 33 (0.74%) Law
10 31 (0.69%) Military
11 29 (0.65%) Legal
12 28 (0.62%) Public Sector
13 20 (0.45%) Banking
14 19 (0.42%) Publishing
15 17 (0.38%) Back Office
16 16 (0.36%) Advertising
17 13 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.22%) Multimedia
19 9 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3,216 (71.66%) Developer
2 1,374 (30.61%) .NET Developer
3 1,293 (28.81%) C# Developer
4 1,052 (23.44%) Software Developer
5 715 (15.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 613 (13.66%) Senior Developer
7 524 (11.68%) Software Engineer
8 390 (8.69%) C# Software Developer
9 303 (6.75%) Full Stack Developer
10 300 (6.68%) .NET Software Developer
11 266 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
12 246 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 245 (5.46%) Senior Software Developer
14 229 (5.10%) Web Developer
15 222 (4.95%) Junior
16 216 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
17 192 (4.28%) C# Software Engineer
18 190 (4.23%) Senior C# Developer
19 177 (3.94%) Junior Developer
20 166 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,391 (75.56%) .NET
2 1,561 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 1,396 (31.11%) HTML
4 1,203 (26.80%) CSS
5 1,153 (25.69%) AngularJS
6 845 (18.83%) .NET Framework
7 783 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 754 (16.80%) .NET Core
9 700 (15.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 670 (14.93%) jQuery
11 521 (11.61%) Web Services
12 435 (9.69%) WCF
13 412 (9.18%) Entity Framework
14 411 (9.16%) HTML5
15 393 (8.76%) REST
16 388 (8.65%) React
17 317 (7.06%) XML
18 297 (6.62%) WPF
19 259 (5.77%) RESTful
20 243 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 328 (7.31%) Greenfield Project
2 176 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 129 (2.87%) Mobile App
5 119 (2.65%) Algorithms
6 117 (2.61%) User Experience
7 63 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 58 (1.29%) Virtual Team
9 45 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
10 42 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 25 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
12 23 (0.51%) Cloud Native
13 18 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
14 17 (0.38%) Robotics
14 17 (0.38%) Smartphone
15 16 (0.36%) Mainframe
16 15 (0.33%) Data Structures
16 15 (0.33%) Social Media
17 14 (0.31%) Social Network
18 13 (0.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 541 (12.05%) Windows
2 211 (4.70%) Linux
3 110 (2.45%) Android
4 93 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 81 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 53 (1.18%) Unix
7 25 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (0.22%) VMS
8 10 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.20%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.16%) tvOS
10 7 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.13%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
12 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.089%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.067%) CentOS
14 3 (0.067%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,860 (41.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1,549 (34.51%) MVC
3 899 (20.03%) Software Engineering
4 668 (14.88%) Scrum
5 660 (14.71%) TDD
6 577 (12.86%) Test Automation
7 478 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
8 468 (10.43%) Unit Testing
9 465 (10.36%) Web Development
10 462 (10.29%) Computer Science
11 415 (9.25%) DevOps
12 325 (7.24%) SDLC
13 324 (7.22%) Mentoring
14 302 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
15 285 (6.35%) OO
16 272 (6.06%) Microservices
17 267 (5.95%) BDD
18 237 (5.28%) SOLID
19 234 (5.21%) OOP
20 206 (4.59%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2,147 (47.84%) JavaScript
2 1,765 (39.33%) SQL
3 562 (12.52%) Java
4 473 (10.54%) C++
5 383 (8.53%) T-SQL
6 340 (7.58%) Python
7 328 (7.31%) C
8 265 (5.90%) VB.NET
9 261 (5.82%) TypeScript
10 117 (2.61%) PowerShell
11 112 (2.50%) VB
12 104 (2.32%) PHP
13 77 (1.72%) R
14 70 (1.56%) MATLAB
15 61 (1.36%) Ruby
16 34 (0.76%) Ada
16 34 (0.76%) Go
17 33 (0.74%) Assembly Language
17 33 (0.74%) Perl
18 32 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 717 (15.98%) Degree
2 314 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 107 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 73 (1.63%) ISTQB
5 63 (1.40%) SC Cleared
6 58 (1.29%) ISEB
7 46 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
9 24 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 19 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.27%) PMP
13 10 (0.22%) MCP
14 8 (0.18%) PhD
15 7 (0.16%) DBS Check
15 7 (0.16%) Master's Degree
16 6 (0.13%) MCAD
16 6 (0.13%) MCPD
16 6 (0.13%) MCTS
17 5 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 309 (6.89%) QA
2 34 (0.76%) DICOM
3 20 (0.45%) GDPR
4 13 (0.29%) IEC 61508
5 9 (0.20%) WCAG
6 8 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.13%) COBIT
7 6 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.045%) HL7
8 2 (0.045%) MISRA
8 2 (0.045%) NIST
8 2 (0.045%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.022%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 279 (6.22%) Docker
2 36 (0.80%) Firmware
3 12 (0.27%) ACF2
3 12 (0.27%) RACF
4 10 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.20%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.11%) LXC
8 4 (0.089%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.045%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.045%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.022%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.022%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.022%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 144 (3.21%) Kubernetes
2 34 (0.76%) Puppet
3 16 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.36%) Terraform
4 14 (0.31%) Kibana
5 13 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
6 11 (0.25%) MIIS
7 10 (0.22%) Ansible
8 3 (0.067%) Grafana
9 2 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.045%) logstash
9 2 (0.045%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.045%) WSUS
10 1 (0.022%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.022%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.022%) Nagios
10 1 (0.022%) nmon
10 1 (0.022%) Packer
10 1 (0.022%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1,094 (24.38%) Microsoft
2 125 (2.79%) Xamarin
3 91 (2.03%) Oracle
4 55 (1.23%) Google
5 51 (1.14%) IBM
6 40 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
6 40 (0.89%) SAP
7 35 (0.78%) Sitecore
8 24 (0.53%) Apple
8 24 (0.53%) Sage
9 23 (0.51%) Freescale
9 23 (0.51%) Renesas
10 20 (0.45%) Atlassian
11 17 (0.38%) Tableau
12 15 (0.33%) Perforce
13 14 (0.31%) HP
14 10 (0.22%) Cloudera
14 10 (0.22%) Facebook
14 10 (0.22%) InterSystems
15 8 (0.18%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud