Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 15 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 8,605 8,592 5,906
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 11.44% 14.31% 17.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.71% 28.42% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,736 6,771 5,069
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,454 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 33,464 30,236 18,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 44.49% 50.35% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20,902 22,103 15,574
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £69,035 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,970 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for C# in the UK excluding London

C#
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for C# in the UK excluding London

C#
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for C# in the UK excluding London

C#
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
South East -5 2,773 £55,000 +6.80% 301
North of England -7 2,060 £52,500 +5.00% 324
Midlands -11 1,233 £52,500 +16.67% 253
South West -3 1,131 £52,500 +11.70% 142
North West -7 1,082 £52,750 +1.44% 194
Yorkshire -5 816 £52,500 +5.00% 90
West Midlands -16 753 £55,000 +15.79% 132
East of England -13 619 £55,000 - 146
Scotland -16 547 £52,500 +10.53% 77
East Midlands -5 476 £50,000 +11.11% 121
North East +1 164 £52,500 +32.91% 40
Wales -9 159 £47,500 +18.37% 24
Northern Ireland -18 105 £52,500 +50.00% 9
Channel Islands - 4 £100,000 - 1
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for C#.

1 6,019 (69.95%) .NET
2 4,726 (54.92%) Agile
3 4,008 (46.58%) JavaScript
4 3,874 (45.02%) Azure
5 3,690 (42.88%) SQL
6 2,854 (33.17%) Software Engineering
7 2,833 (32.92%) DevOps
8 2,667 (30.99%) SQL Server
9 2,588 (30.08%) .NET Core
10 2,490 (28.94%) HTML
11 2,477 (28.79%) Microsoft
12 2,303 (26.76%) CSS
13 2,265 (26.32%) React
14 2,086 (24.24%) MVC
15 2,065 (24.00%) .NET Framework
16 1,939 (22.53%) Social Skills
17 1,772 (20.59%) AngularJS
18 1,759 (20.44%) AWS
19 1,726 (20.06%) ASP.NET
20 1,658 (19.27%) Git (software)
21 1,640 (19.06%) Java
22 1,615 (18.77%) Azure DevOps
23 1,517 (17.63%) Degree
24 1,476 (17.15%) Finance
25 1,467 (17.05%) Full Stack Development
26 1,464 (17.01%) CI/CD
27 1,428 (16.60%) Scrum
28 1,412 (16.41%) Test Automation
29 1,281 (14.89%) Python
30 1,263 (14.68%) Docker

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 208 (2.42%) CMS
2 183 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 160 (1.86%) Umbraco
4 137 (1.59%) IIS
5 111 (1.29%) Confluence
6 73 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 55 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 39 (0.45%) Drupal
8 39 (0.45%) Joomla!
9 30 (0.35%) Apache Spark
10 28 (0.33%) WordPress
11 26 (0.30%) Apache
12 24 (0.28%) EPiServer
12 24 (0.28%) OpenEdge
13 23 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 22 (0.26%) Kentico
15 20 (0.23%) Sitefinity
16 19 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
17 15 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
18 13 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 101 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 69 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 26 (0.30%) Simulink
5 25 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 16 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.14%) Campfire
8 9 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.081%) Adobe XD
10 6 (0.070%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.070%) Sketch
11 5 (0.058%) UXPin
12 3 (0.035%) Doxygen
13 2 (0.023%) GIMP
13 2 (0.023%) Maple
13 2 (0.023%) Pixelmator
14 1 (0.012%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.012%) Houdini
14 1 (0.012%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.012%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 84 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.55%) Academy Housing
3 39 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
4 20 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 17 (0.20%) Maximo
6 13 (0.15%) Teamcenter
7 10 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
7 10 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 9 (0.10%) Primavera
9 7 (0.081%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 6 (0.070%) DELMIA
10 6 (0.070%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.035%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.035%) Magento
11 3 (0.035%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.035%) Visualfiles
12 2 (0.023%) BigMachines
12 2 (0.023%) Eikon
12 2 (0.023%) thinkFolio
12 2 (0.023%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3,874 (45.02%) Azure
2 1,759 (20.44%) AWS
3 1,615 (18.77%) Azure DevOps
4 882 (10.25%) Serverless
5 642 (7.46%) SaaS
6 574 (6.67%) Azure Service Bus
7 546 (6.35%) Azure Functions
8 518 (6.02%) GCP
9 250 (2.91%) GitHub
10 243 (2.82%) Power Platform
11 164 (1.91%) PaaS
12 143 (1.66%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 126 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
14 115 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
15 103 (1.20%) Azure AKS
16 93 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
16 93 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
17 82 (0.95%) Microsoft 365
18 76 (0.88%) Azure Logic Apps
19 69 (0.80%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 77 (0.89%) HTTP
2 69 (0.80%) Broadband
3 52 (0.60%) Internet
4 44 (0.51%) Firewall
5 43 (0.50%) Wireless
6 35 (0.41%) SSL
7 34 (0.40%) DNS
8 30 (0.35%) TCP/IP
9 26 (0.30%) Network Security
10 19 (0.22%) Modbus
10 19 (0.22%) RS-485
11 18 (0.21%) DHCP
11 18 (0.21%) MQTT
12 17 (0.20%) Ethernet
12 17 (0.20%) RS-422
13 12 (0.14%) Multicast
13 12 (0.14%) Unicast
13 12 (0.14%) VoIP
14 10 (0.12%) WAN
15 8 (0.093%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,667 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 363 (4.22%) NoSQL
3 359 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 264 (3.07%) MongoDB
5 240 (2.79%) MySQL
6 177 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
6 177 (2.06%) Power BI
7 154 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
8 153 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 142 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
10 132 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
11 126 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 116 (1.35%) Redis
13 106 (1.23%) Big Data
14 87 (1.01%) RDBMS
15 65 (0.76%) Oracle Database
16 57 (0.66%) Data Lake
17 47 (0.55%) DynamoDB
18 41 (0.48%) GIS
19 36 (0.42%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1,658 (19.27%) Git (software)
2 662 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 651 (7.57%) Visual Studio
4 622 (7.23%) Selenium
5 492 (5.72%) Jenkins
6 453 (5.26%) JIRA
7 345 (4.01%) SpecFlow
8 190 (2.21%) NUnit
9 166 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
10 163 (1.89%) TeamCity
11 144 (1.67%) Postman
12 141 (1.64%) Cucumber
13 122 (1.42%) Bitbucket
14 100 (1.16%) WebDriver
15 80 (0.93%) GitLab
16 78 (0.91%) Subversion
17 62 (0.72%) Cypress.io
18 60 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 58 (0.67%) JMeter
20 56 (0.65%) MSTest
General
1 1,939 (22.53%) Social Skills
2 1,476 (17.15%) Finance
3 476 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 359 (4.17%) Retail
5 352 (4.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 322 (3.74%) Manufacturing
7 304 (3.53%) Public Sector
8 266 (3.09%) Marketing
9 226 (2.63%) Law
10 211 (2.45%) Legal
11 189 (2.20%) Electronics
12 170 (1.98%) Games
13 128 (1.49%) Banking
14 108 (1.26%) Automotive
15 107 (1.24%) Organisational Skills
16 83 (0.96%) Telecoms
17 81 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
18 78 (0.91%) Publishing
19 72 (0.84%) Back Office
20 54 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4,786 (55.62%) Developer
2 1,802 (20.94%) .NET Developer
3 1,456 (16.92%) Software Engineer
4 1,406 (16.34%) Software Developer
5 1,349 (15.68%) C# Developer
6 1,025 (11.91%) Senior Developer
7 615 (7.15%) Full Stack Developer
8 612 (7.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 516 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 434 (5.04%) Senior Software Engineer
11 411 (4.78%) Graduate
12 361 (4.20%) C# Software Developer
13 345 (4.01%) .NET Software Developer
14 307 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
15 259 (3.01%) Junior
16 255 (2.96%) C# Software Engineer
17 240 (2.79%) Analyst
18 214 (2.49%) Senior C# Developer
19 210 (2.44%) Test Engineer
20 200 (2.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,019 (69.95%) .NET
2 2,588 (30.08%) .NET Core
3 2,490 (28.94%) HTML
4 2,303 (26.76%) CSS
5 2,265 (26.32%) React
6 2,065 (24.00%) .NET Framework
7 1,772 (20.59%) AngularJS
8 1,726 (20.06%) ASP.NET
9 1,122 (13.04%) Entity Framework
10 1,042 (12.11%) jQuery
11 733 (8.52%) ASP.NET Web API
12 730 (8.48%) Vue.js
13 672 (7.81%) HTML5
14 666 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 647 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 560 (6.51%) REST
17 527 (6.12%) RESTful
18 469 (5.45%) Node.js
19 441 (5.12%) Web Services
20 421 (4.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 534 (6.21%) User Experience
2 389 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
3 345 (4.01%) Mobile App
4 294 (3.42%) Cloud Native
5 247 (2.87%) Virtual Team
6 245 (2.85%) Algorithms
7 239 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
8 209 (2.43%) Data Structures
9 165 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 104 (1.21%) Management Information System
11 88 (1.02%) NHS
12 85 (0.99%) Tandem
13 81 (0.94%) IoT
14 62 (0.72%) Renewable Energy
15 60 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
16 54 (0.63%) Robotics
17 49 (0.57%) Social Media
18 48 (0.56%) EPoS
19 47 (0.55%) Legacy Systems
20 40 (0.46%) Low-Code
Operating Systems
1 803 (9.33%) Windows
2 658 (7.65%) Android
3 600 (6.97%) Linux
4 571 (6.64%) Apple iOS
5 146 (1.70%) Windows Server
6 88 (1.02%) Unix
7 51 (0.59%) VMS
8 26 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
10 19 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
12 13 (0.15%) Windows 10
13 11 (0.13%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.10%) OpenVMS
14 9 (0.10%) VxWorks
14 9 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.081%) Debian
15 7 (0.081%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.058%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,726 (54.92%) Agile
2 2,854 (33.17%) Software Engineering
3 2,833 (32.92%) DevOps
4 2,086 (24.24%) MVC
5 1,467 (17.05%) Full Stack Development
6 1,464 (17.01%) CI/CD
7 1,428 (16.60%) Scrum
8 1,412 (16.41%) Test Automation
9 1,185 (13.77%) TDD
10 1,118 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
11 1,077 (12.52%) Unit Testing
12 1,052 (12.23%) Mentoring
13 1,028 (11.95%) Microservices
14 1,003 (11.66%) Computer Science
15 837 (9.73%) SDLC
16 726 (8.44%) Software Testing
17 725 (8.43%) User Stories
18 670 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
19 668 (7.76%) OO
20 629 (7.31%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 4,008 (46.58%) JavaScript
2 3,690 (42.88%) SQL
3 1,640 (19.06%) Java
4 1,281 (14.89%) Python
5 1,013 (11.77%) C++
6 972 (11.30%) TypeScript
7 760 (8.83%) T-SQL
8 421 (4.89%) PowerShell
9 393 (4.57%) C
10 244 (2.84%) Go
11 230 (2.67%) PHP
11 230 (2.67%) VB.NET
12 150 (1.74%) Kotlin
13 147 (1.71%) Bash
14 132 (1.53%) Objective-C
15 124 (1.44%) Ruby
15 124 (1.44%) VB
16 120 (1.39%) Scala
17 77 (0.89%) MATLAB
18 51 (0.59%) F#
Qualifications
1 1,517 (17.63%) Degree
2 575 (6.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 402 (4.67%) Security Cleared
4 234 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 198 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 106 (1.23%) ISTQB
7 102 (1.19%) Azure Certification
8 89 (1.03%) AWS Certification
9 80 (0.93%) DV Cleared
10 77 (0.89%) Master's Degree
11 64 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
12 58 (0.67%) ISEB
13 51 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 41 (0.48%) DBS Check
15 33 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
16 15 (0.17%) MCPD
17 11 (0.13%) AAT
17 11 (0.13%) HNC
17 11 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (0.13%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 849 (9.87%) QA
2 211 (2.45%) Accessibility
3 33 (0.38%) GDPR
4 30 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.34%) SLA
6 28 (0.33%) WCAG
7 27 (0.31%) HL7
8 19 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 18 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 13 (0.15%) GRC
11 10 (0.12%) PCI DSS
12 5 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.046%) Cyber Essentials
13 4 (0.046%) GLP
13 4 (0.046%) GMP
13 4 (0.046%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 4 (0.046%) WAI
14 3 (0.035%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 3 (0.035%) GxP
14 3 (0.035%) NIST
System Software
1 1,263 (14.68%) Docker
2 83 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 49 (0.57%) Firmware
4 34 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.13%) vSphere
7 9 (0.10%) XenApp
8 8 (0.093%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.058%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.046%) Embedded Firmware
10 4 (0.046%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.012%) LXC
11 1 (0.012%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 999 (11.61%) Kubernetes
2 852 (9.90%) Terraform
3 156 (1.81%) Ansible
4 102 (1.19%) Puppet
5 49 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (0.44%) Kibana
7 31 (0.36%) Grafana
8 22 (0.26%) ZABBIX
9 21 (0.24%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 17 (0.20%) HP Fortify
11 16 (0.19%) WSUS
12 15 (0.17%) Prometheus
13 11 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.10%) MIIS
15 8 (0.093%) Packer
15 8 (0.093%) SCOM
16 7 (0.081%) Microsoft Intune
16 7 (0.081%) NetBackup
16 7 (0.081%) Opsview
16 7 (0.081%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2,477 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 560 (6.51%) Xamarin
3 309 (3.59%) Oracle
4 210 (2.44%) Google
5 125 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 113 (1.31%) ANSYS
6 113 (1.31%) Bloomberg
7 77 (0.89%) Sitecore
8 65 (0.76%) IBM
9 64 (0.74%) Atlassian
10 56 (0.65%) SAP
11 42 (0.49%) Databricks
12 34 (0.40%) McKesson
12 34 (0.40%) Telerik
13 33 (0.38%) Splunk
14 30 (0.35%) Sun
15 29 (0.34%) Palantir
16 28 (0.33%) MuleSoft
17 27 (0.31%) WSO2
18 25 (0.29%) Dell