Period
to 24 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 129 444 463
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 26.65% 28.28% 33.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.05% 43.96% 54.92%
Number of salaries quoted 146 383 456
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,900 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 339 1,010 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 70.04% 64.33% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 296 874 746
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Southampton

C#
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in Southampton.

Salary trend for C# in Southampton

C#
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in Southampton over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for C# in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C#.

1 85 (65.89%) .NET
2 62 (48.06%) SQL
3 60 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (44.19%) JavaScript
5 48 (37.21%) SQL Server
5 48 (37.21%) Azure
6 44 (34.11%) Microsoft
7 38 (29.46%) T-SQL
8 33 (25.58%) Windows
9 30 (23.26%) ASP.NET
9 30 (23.26%) Test Automation
10 29 (22.48%) HTML
10 29 (22.48%) TDD
11 28 (21.71%) MVC
11 28 (21.71%) DevOps
12 27 (20.93%) AngularJS
13 26 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (18.60%) .NET Core
15 23 (17.83%) Greenfield Project
15 23 (17.83%) Windows Server
15 23 (17.83%) Scrum
15 23 (17.83%) CRM
16 22 (17.05%) IIS
16 22 (17.05%) CSS
16 22 (17.05%) Software Engineering
17 20 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (15.50%) Finance
18 19 (14.73%) C++
19 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
20 16 (12.40%) Git (software)

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 22 (17.05%) IIS
2 10 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.33%) SAS
3 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.55%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.78%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 13 (10.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 48 (37.21%) Azure
2 7 (5.43%) AWS
2 7 (5.43%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (3.88%) Azure Functions
3 5 (3.88%) Serverless
4 3 (2.33%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Office 365
5 1 (0.78%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) DNS
2 3 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) CTI
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.63%) MySQL
3 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.55%) Power BI
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) Redis
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.20%) Selenium
3 7 (5.43%) JIRA
4 5 (3.88%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.10%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.55%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.55%) NUnit
7 2 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.55%) Postman
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.78%) LINQPad
8 1 (0.78%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.78%) TestRail
8 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.78%) webpack
General
1 20 (15.50%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Retail
3 4 (3.10%) Back Office
3 4 (3.10%) Legal
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 80 (62.02%) Developer
2 39 (30.23%) Software Developer
3 25 (19.38%) C# Developer
3 25 (19.38%) Senior Developer
4 23 (17.83%) .NET Developer
5 19 (14.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (12.40%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (10.85%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (9.30%) Support Engineer
9 11 (8.53%) Applications Engineer
9 11 (8.53%) Junior
9 11 (8.53%) Junior Developer
9 11 (8.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (8.53%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (7.75%) Applications Support
10 10 (7.75%) Applications Support Engineer
10 10 (7.75%) Graduate
10 10 (7.75%) Junior Software Developer
11 9 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (65.89%) .NET
2 30 (23.26%) ASP.NET
3 29 (22.48%) HTML
4 27 (20.93%) AngularJS
5 24 (18.60%) .NET Core
6 22 (17.05%) CSS
7 20 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (10.85%) .NET Framework
10 10 (7.75%) Angular 2
10 10 (7.75%) Entity Framework
10 10 (7.75%) RESTful
11 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Core
12 7 (5.43%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (4.65%) React
13 6 (4.65%) REST
13 6 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (4.65%) Vue.js
13 6 (4.65%) Web Services
13 6 (4.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.88%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.33%) User Experience
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.55%) RIA
6 2 (1.55%) Robotics
7 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.78%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.78%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.58%) Windows
2 23 (17.83%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.43%) Android
4 6 (4.65%) Linux
5 2 (1.55%) Unix
5 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.26%) Test Automation
3 29 (22.48%) TDD
4 28 (21.71%) DevOps
4 28 (21.71%) MVC
5 26 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (17.83%) CRM
6 23 (17.83%) Scrum
7 22 (17.05%) Software Engineering
8 15 (11.63%) OOP
8 15 (11.63%) Software Testing
9 14 (10.85%) Computer Science
10 13 (10.08%) Fintech
11 11 (8.53%) Front End Development
11 11 (8.53%) OO
11 11 (8.53%) Unit Testing
12 10 (7.75%) BDD
12 10 (7.75%) Microservices
13 9 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (6.20%) Biometrics
Programming Languages
1 62 (48.06%) SQL
2 57 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 38 (29.46%) T-SQL
4 19 (14.73%) C++
5 14 (10.85%) Java
6 13 (10.08%) Python
7 12 (9.30%) VB.NET
8 11 (8.53%) TypeScript
9 10 (7.75%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.65%) MATLAB
11 4 (3.10%) C
11 4 (3.10%) VB
12 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.33%) VBA
13 2 (1.55%) Perl
13 2 (1.55%) Ruby
13 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.55%) VB6
14 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) Degree
2 12 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.20%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.10%) ISEB
6 1 (0.78%) PhD
6 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.78%) MIIS
Vendors
1 44 (34.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.75%) Oracle
3 3 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (0.78%) Avaya
4 1 (0.78%) Google
4 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.78%) Mitel
4 1 (0.78%) webMethods