C#
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring C# skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited C# over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 19 20 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -7
Permanent jobs citing C# 8,680 8,767 18,826
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.90% 9.48% 10.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.05% 22.51% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7,140 6,662 10,438
10th Percentile £35,530 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +9.52%
75th Percentile £70,000 £81,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £102,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

All Programming Languages
UK

C# falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 34,656 38,951 93,173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 31.54% 42.12% 53.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25,663 26,205 43,405
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £98,474 £107,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.91% +4.76% +5.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in the UK

C#
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for C# in the UK

C#
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for C# in the UK

C#
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the UK over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
England +3 7,655 £57,500 -11.54% 1,116
UK excluding London +3 6,623 £55,000 - 911
Work from Home +1 3,942 £57,000 -8.58% 751
North of England +12 1,731 £55,000 - 247
London -4 1,689 £77,500 - 303
South East -4 1,676 £57,500 -4.17% 216
Midlands +29 1,188 £50,000 -9.09% 194
North West +18 981 £52,500 -7.08% 138
South West +9 751 £52,500 -4.55% 104
West Midlands +40 612 £52,500 -4.55% 118
East Midlands +10 574 £50,000 -4.76% 75
Yorkshire +9 557 £52,500 -6.67% 66
East of England +9 550 £57,500 - 85
Scotland -30 424 £55,000 +4.76% 58
Wales +5 220 £50,000 +11.11% 23
North East +9 193 £60,000 +9.09% 48
Northern Ireland -14 82 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Channel Islands - 1 £57,500 -

C#
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 207 (2.38%) CMS
2 197 (2.27%) ArcGIS
3 182 (2.10%) GeoServer
4 165 (1.90%) IIS
5 156 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 112 (1.29%) Confluence
7 105 (1.21%) Umbraco
8 57 (0.66%) Microsoft Exchange
8 57 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
9 50 (0.58%) Kentico
10 41 (0.47%) Headless CMS
11 38 (0.44%) Apache
12 22 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
13 21 (0.24%) Apache Spark
14 20 (0.23%) NServiceBus
15 17 (0.20%) EPiServer
16 10 (0.12%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (0.081%) Mendix
17 7 (0.081%) nginx
Applications
1 85 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.14%) Simulink
6 10 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.081%) Adobe XD
8 6 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.058%) Doxygen
9 5 (0.058%) Fusion 360
9 5 (0.058%) OrCAD
10 4 (0.046%) Revit
11 3 (0.035%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.035%) Autodesk Inventor
11 3 (0.035%) Sketch
11 3 (0.035%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.023%) SOLIDWORKS
12 2 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.012%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.012%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 179 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
3 22 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 17 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.12%) Teamcenter
6 8 (0.092%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.081%) Epicor Tropos
8 6 (0.069%) SAP PLM
9 5 (0.058%) Sage 200
9 5 (0.058%) Salesforce CRM
9 5 (0.058%) Visualfiles
10 4 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.046%) Endur
10 4 (0.046%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.035%) Maximo
12 2 (0.023%) Magento
12 2 (0.023%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 2 (0.023%) SAP MII
12 2 (0.023%) Shopify
12 2 (0.023%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4,420 (50.92%) Azure
2 1,519 (17.50%) AWS
3 1,035 (11.92%) Azure DevOps
4 550 (6.34%) Power Platform
5 414 (4.77%) Serverless
6 373 (4.30%) SaaS
7 358 (4.12%) Dynamics 365
8 296 (3.41%) Azure Service Bus
9 259 (2.98%) Azure Functions
10 251 (2.89%) Azure Logic Apps
11 247 (2.85%) IBM Cloud
11 247 (2.85%) PowerApps
12 245 (2.82%) Power Automate
13 227 (2.62%) GCP
14 167 (1.92%) GitHub
15 161 (1.85%) Microsoft 365
16 158 (1.82%) Azure API Management
17 100 (1.15%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 97 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
19 83 (0.96%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 190 (2.19%) Internet
2 80 (0.92%) DNS
3 73 (0.84%) Firewall
4 71 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 39 (0.45%) DHCP
6 31 (0.36%) Modbus
7 28 (0.32%) Network Security
8 27 (0.31%) HTTP
8 27 (0.31%) SSL
9 26 (0.30%) Ethernet
9 26 (0.30%) RS-232
10 18 (0.21%) Wireless
11 16 (0.18%) Hyperconnected
11 16 (0.18%) VPN
12 15 (0.17%) Broadband
12 15 (0.17%) Mobile Broadband
13 13 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (0.14%) Bluetooth
15 10 (0.12%) CTI
16 8 (0.092%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,553 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 624 (7.19%) MongoDB
3 620 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 520 (5.99%) NoSQL
5 399 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 275 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
7 274 (3.16%) Azure SQL Database
8 270 (3.11%) Power BI
9 258 (2.97%) MySQL
10 241 (2.78%) DB2
11 204 (2.35%) GIS
12 180 (2.07%) QGIS
13 145 (1.67%) Redis
14 143 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 126 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 72 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
17 63 (0.73%) DynamoDB
18 53 (0.61%) Big Data
19 48 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 30 (0.35%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 964 (11.11%) Git
2 605 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 320 (3.69%) JIRA
4 179 (2.06%) Selenium
5 156 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 151 (1.74%) NUnit
7 141 (1.62%) TeamCity
8 139 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 102 (1.18%) Bitbucket
10 98 (1.13%) GitLab
11 83 (0.96%) SpecFlow
12 82 (0.94%) Sourcetree
13 79 (0.91%) Postman
14 77 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
15 76 (0.88%) Moq
16 75 (0.86%) Cypress.io
17 50 (0.58%) Subversion
18 48 (0.55%) Jasmine
19 47 (0.54%) MSTest
20 44 (0.51%) SoapUI
General
1 1,476 (17.00%) Social Skills
2 1,155 (13.31%) Finance
3 505 (5.82%) Public Sector
4 455 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
5 399 (4.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 290 (3.34%) Marketing
7 288 (3.32%) Games
8 248 (2.86%) Manufacturing
9 237 (2.73%) Law
10 224 (2.58%) Retail
11 194 (2.24%) Front Office
12 187 (2.15%) Banking
13 156 (1.80%) Back Office
13 156 (1.80%) Electronics
14 121 (1.39%) Legal
15 111 (1.28%) Advertising
16 100 (1.15%) Organisational Skills
16 100 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
17 86 (0.99%) Tech for Good
18 81 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5,393 (62.13%) Developer
2 2,462 (28.36%) .NET Developer
3 1,807 (20.82%) Senior
4 1,574 (18.13%) C# Developer
5 1,442 (16.61%) Software Engineer
6 1,177 (13.56%) Software Developer
7 1,109 (12.78%) Senior Developer
8 974 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 712 (8.20%) Lead
10 693 (7.98%) Full Stack Developer
11 511 (5.89%) Senior Software Engineer
12 399 (4.60%) Senior .NET Developer
13 352 (4.06%) C# Software Developer
14 335 (3.86%) Lead Developer
15 329 (3.79%) Senior Software Developer
16 327 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
17 323 (3.72%) Senior C# Developer
18 285 (3.28%) Azure Developer
19 273 (3.15%) Architect
20 264 (3.04%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,279 (72.34%) .NET
2 2,384 (27.47%) ASP.NET
3 2,201 (25.36%) .NET Core
4 2,094 (24.12%) AngularJS
5 1,939 (22.34%) HTML
6 1,928 (22.21%) React
7 1,874 (21.59%) CSS
8 1,590 (18.32%) .NET Framework
9 1,270 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1,189 (13.70%) Entity Framework
11 1,084 (12.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1,022 (11.77%) Vue
13 750 (8.64%) RESTful
14 696 (8.02%) Web Services
15 677 (7.80%) REST
16 668 (7.70%) HTML5
17 605 (6.97%) Node.js
18 593 (6.83%) jQuery
19 566 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 475 (5.47%) Blazor
Miscellaneous
1 403 (4.64%) Algorithms
2 389 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
3 331 (3.81%) Data Structures
4 253 (2.91%) Blockchain
5 252 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 239 (2.75%) Product Ownership
7 207 (2.38%) Mobile App
8 193 (2.22%) Hedge funds
9 178 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
10 162 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
11 157 (1.81%) Cloud Native
11 157 (1.81%) Derivative
11 157 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 122 (1.41%) e-Learning
13 111 (1.28%) Distributed Systems
14 109 (1.26%) Client/Server
14 109 (1.26%) Equities
15 108 (1.24%) Onboarding
16 104 (1.20%) Fixed Income
17 90 (1.04%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 788 (9.08%) Windows
2 619 (7.13%) Linux
3 379 (4.37%) Android
4 323 (3.72%) Apple iOS
5 73 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 34 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
7 22 (0.25%) AIX
7 22 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
8 19 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 17 (0.20%) Unix
10 16 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 12 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 12 (0.14%) VMS
12 11 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
13 10 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.12%) Solaris
14 9 (0.10%) CentOS
15 8 (0.092%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.081%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.069%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,694 (42.56%) Agile
2 2,527 (29.11%) Full Stack Development
3 2,416 (27.83%) Software Engineering
4 2,027 (23.35%) DevOps
5 1,891 (21.79%) MVC
6 1,391 (16.03%) Microservices
7 1,254 (14.45%) Problem-Solving
8 1,000 (11.52%) Computer Science
9 969 (11.16%) Scrum
9 969 (11.16%) TDD
10 918 (10.58%) CI/CD
11 857 (9.87%) Web Development
12 844 (9.72%) OO
13 802 (9.24%) Design Patterns
14 754 (8.69%) Mentoring
15 644 (7.42%) SOLID
16 623 (7.18%) Artificial Intelligence
17 594 (6.84%) Test Automation
18 575 (6.62%) Unit Testing
19 556 (6.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3,702 (42.65%) JavaScript
2 2,919 (33.63%) SQL
3 1,316 (15.16%) Python
4 1,213 (13.97%) TypeScript
5 842 (9.70%) Java
6 566 (6.52%) C++
7 451 (5.20%) C
8 355 (4.09%) T-SQL
9 301 (3.47%) PowerShell
10 254 (2.93%) VB.NET
11 208 (2.40%) VB
12 139 (1.60%) PHP
13 99 (1.14%) Go
14 80 (0.92%) XAML
15 66 (0.76%) Bash
16 64 (0.74%) MATLAB
17 61 (0.70%) Bicep
18 47 (0.54%) XPath
19 46 (0.53%) Ruby
20 42 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1,484 (17.10%) Degree
2 627 (7.22%) Security Cleared
3 489 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 438 (5.05%) SC Cleared
5 169 (1.95%) Master's Degree
6 124 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 111 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
8 64 (0.74%) Azure Certification
9 62 (0.71%) DBS Check
10 60 (0.69%) DV Cleared
11 54 (0.62%) PhD
12 32 (0.37%) AWS Certification
13 28 (0.32%) HNC
13 28 (0.32%) ISTQB
14 19 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 17 (0.20%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
16 12 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (0.13%) HND
18 10 (0.12%) AWS Certified Developer
19 9 (0.10%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 465 (5.36%) QA
2 106 (1.22%) Accessibility
3 38 (0.44%) GDPR
4 37 (0.43%) WCAG
5 29 (0.33%) SLA
6 21 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 16 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (0.16%) ISO 13485
9 13 (0.15%) PMO
10 12 (0.14%) HIPAA
11 9 (0.10%) MISRA
12 7 (0.081%) IEC 61131
12 7 (0.081%) MiFID
13 6 (0.069%) HL7
13 6 (0.069%) WAI
14 5 (0.058%) JTAG
15 4 (0.046%) DICOM
15 4 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 12207
15 4 (0.046%) NCSC
15 4 (0.046%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 600 (6.91%) Docker
2 113 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 58 (0.67%) Firmware
4 48 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
5 46 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 17 (0.20%) Embedded Firmware
8 16 (0.18%) Hyper-V
9 11 (0.13%) KVM
10 9 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.081%) vSphere
13 4 (0.046%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.035%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.023%) Ceph
15 2 (0.023%) HDFS
16 1 (0.012%) NFS
16 1 (0.012%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 559 (6.44%) Kubernetes
2 191 (2.20%) Terraform
3 66 (0.76%) Ansible
4 32 (0.37%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 29 (0.33%) Grafana
6 27 (0.31%) SCCM
6 27 (0.31%) WSUS
7 26 (0.30%) Progress Chef
8 22 (0.25%) Prometheus
9 19 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
9 19 (0.22%) SCOM
10 15 (0.17%) Puppet
11 12 (0.14%) MIIS
12 9 (0.10%) Kibana
13 8 (0.092%) Packer
14 4 (0.046%) Istio
15 3 (0.035%) Control-M
15 3 (0.035%) logstash
15 3 (0.035%) Single Sign-On
16 2 (0.023%) Foglight
Vendors
1 2,294 (26.43%) Microsoft
2 251 (2.89%) Red Hat
3 249 (2.87%) IBM
4 192 (2.21%) ESRI
5 190 (2.19%) Google
6 180 (2.07%) Oracle
7 131 (1.51%) Xamarin
8 97 (1.12%) Facebook
9 70 (0.81%) Sitecore
9 70 (0.81%) YouTube
10 53 (0.61%) SAP
11 51 (0.59%) Apple
11 51 (0.59%) VMware
12 40 (0.46%) Optimizely
13 38 (0.44%) Adobe
14 36 (0.41%) F5
15 34 (0.39%) DevExpress
16 33 (0.38%) Sony
16 33 (0.38%) Yahoo!
17 27 (0.31%) Salesforce