Period
to 24 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 3,189 980 1,318
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 13.97% 17.99% 16.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.27% 28.65% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,708 885 1,272
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,775 £82,500
UK median annual salary £53,740 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.36% +5.00% +5.26%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,705 3,420 4,652
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 60.05% 62.79% 57.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10,988 3,044 4,249
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

C#
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

C# trend for jobs with a WFH option

C#
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing C#.

C# salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

C#
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing C# over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

C# salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, C# job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for C#.

1 2,399 (75.23%) .NET
2 1,509 (47.32%) Azure
3 1,458 (45.72%) Agile Software Development
4 1,431 (44.87%) SQL
5 1,268 (39.76%) JavaScript
6 993 (31.14%) SQL Server
7 945 (29.63%) .NET Core
8 865 (27.12%) DevOps
9 795 (24.93%) Software Engineering
10 789 (24.74%) Microsoft
11 768 (24.08%) ASP.NET
12 710 (22.26%) MVC
13 699 (21.92%) AngularJS
14 687 (21.54%) React
15 671 (21.04%) HTML
16 636 (19.94%) CSS
17 597 (18.72%) AWS
18 566 (17.75%) Microservices
19 551 (17.28%) Docker
20 518 (16.24%) Scrum
21 517 (16.21%) Finance
22 496 (15.55%) Kubernetes
23 483 (15.15%) .NET Framework
24 455 (14.27%) Git (software)
25 441 (13.83%) TDD
26 434 (13.61%) Social Skills
27 432 (13.55%) Python
28 413 (12.95%) Java
29 406 (12.73%) Test Automation
30 335 (10.50%) REST

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 147 (4.61%) CMS
2 102 (3.20%) Umbraco
3 86 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 86 (2.70%) IIS
4 79 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 56 (1.76%) EPiServer
6 52 (1.63%) Apache Spark
7 50 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 46 (1.44%) Kentico
9 34 (1.07%) Confluence
10 27 (0.85%) Headless CMS
11 24 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (0.60%) Apache
12 19 (0.60%) WordPress
13 14 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
14 13 (0.41%) SAS
15 8 (0.25%) Apache Pulsar
16 7 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 6 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
17 6 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 27 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.16%) Maya
5 4 (0.13%) EngageOne
5 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.094%) InVision
6 3 (0.094%) MotionBuilder
6 3 (0.094%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.094%) Simulink
6 3 (0.094%) Sketch
7 2 (0.063%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.063%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.063%) Figma
7 2 (0.063%) ZBrush
7 2 (0.063%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 57 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.28%) NetSuite
3 7 (0.22%) Shopify
4 6 (0.19%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 6 (0.19%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.13%) Elite 3E
7 3 (0.094%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.094%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.063%) Magento
8 2 (0.063%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.031%) Infor LN
9 1 (0.031%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.031%) Relativity
9 1 (0.031%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.031%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.031%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.031%) StreamServe
9 1 (0.031%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1,509 (47.32%) Azure
2 597 (18.72%) AWS
3 267 (8.37%) SaaS
4 233 (7.31%) GCP
5 170 (5.33%) Serverless
6 122 (3.83%) Power Platform
7 103 (3.23%) GitHub
8 94 (2.95%) Azure Service Bus
9 87 (2.73%) PaaS
10 65 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
11 63 (1.98%) Azure Functions
12 62 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
13 46 (1.44%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 45 (1.41%) PowerApps
15 39 (1.22%) IaaS
16 35 (1.10%) Azure Logic Apps
17 30 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
18 29 (0.91%) Microsoft 365
19 25 (0.78%) Amazon S3
19 25 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (0.91%) HTTP
2 18 (0.56%) Internet
3 14 (0.44%) Firewall
3 14 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.28%) Intranet
5 7 (0.22%) LAN
5 7 (0.22%) WAN
6 5 (0.16%) H.323
6 5 (0.16%) IPv4
6 5 (0.16%) Modbus
6 5 (0.16%) RTP
7 4 (0.13%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.13%) DNS
7 4 (0.13%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.13%) Skype
8 2 (0.063%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.063%) 5G
8 2 (0.063%) Calico
8 2 (0.063%) DHCP
8 2 (0.063%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 993 (31.14%) SQL Server
2 255 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 117 (3.67%) Relational Database
4 114 (3.57%) Big Data
5 113 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
6 107 (3.36%) MySQL
7 105 (3.29%) MongoDB
8 97 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 92 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 83 (2.60%) Power BI
11 75 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
12 69 (2.16%) GIS
13 47 (1.47%) Hadoop
14 42 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
15 37 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
16 34 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 34 (1.07%) Apache Hive
17 32 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
18 29 (0.91%) SQL Server 2019
19 28 (0.88%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 455 (14.27%) Git (software)
2 221 (6.93%) Visual Studio
3 183 (5.74%) Selenium
4 142 (4.45%) Jenkins
5 121 (3.79%) JIRA
5 121 (3.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 114 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 98 (3.07%) SpecFlow
8 93 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 71 (2.23%) NUnit
10 70 (2.20%) WebDriver
11 57 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
12 52 (1.63%) Postman
13 48 (1.51%) Cypress.io
14 27 (0.85%) Cucumber
15 26 (0.82%) Bitbucket
15 26 (0.82%) webpack
16 25 (0.78%) ReSharper
17 24 (0.75%) JMeter
17 24 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 517 (16.21%) Finance
2 434 (13.61%) Social Skills
3 134 (4.20%) Retail
4 125 (3.92%) Marketing
5 117 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (1.91%) Games
7 60 (1.88%) Law
8 55 (1.72%) Public Sector
9 53 (1.66%) Banking
10 49 (1.54%) Manufacturing
11 42 (1.32%) Electronics
11 42 (1.32%) Organisational Skills
12 36 (1.13%) Telecoms
13 35 (1.10%) Legal
14 33 (1.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 24 (0.75%) Publishing
16 23 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
17 21 (0.66%) Back Office
18 20 (0.63%) Front Office
19 18 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2,114 (66.29%) Developer
2 912 (28.60%) C# Developer
3 877 (27.50%) .NET Developer
4 524 (16.43%) Software Developer
5 441 (13.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 435 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 284 (8.91%) Software Engineer
8 255 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 252 (7.90%) C# Software Developer
10 185 (5.80%) .NET Software Developer
11 182 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
12 132 (4.14%) Senior C# Developer
13 130 (4.08%) React Developer
14 119 (3.73%) SQL Developer
15 111 (3.48%) Lead Developer
16 109 (3.42%) Angular Developer
17 108 (3.39%) Junior
18 106 (3.32%) Architect
18 106 (3.32%) JavaScript Developer
19 102 (3.20%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,399 (75.23%) .NET
2 945 (29.63%) .NET Core
3 768 (24.08%) ASP.NET
4 699 (21.92%) AngularJS
5 687 (21.54%) React
6 671 (21.04%) HTML
7 636 (19.94%) CSS
8 483 (15.15%) .NET Framework
9 335 (10.50%) REST
10 319 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 295 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 278 (8.72%) Web Services
13 274 (8.59%) RESTful
14 271 (8.50%) jQuery
15 261 (8.18%) Vue.js
16 221 (6.93%) Entity Framework
17 209 (6.55%) Node.js
18 196 (6.15%) HTML5
19 170 (5.33%) JSON
19 170 (5.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 276 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
2 146 (4.58%) User Experience
3 125 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 115 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
5 98 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 90 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 89 (2.79%) Legacy Systems
8 72 (2.26%) Cloud Native
9 63 (1.98%) Virtual Team
10 52 (1.63%) Algorithms
11 39 (1.22%) Management Information System
12 37 (1.16%) Public Cloud
13 31 (0.97%) Data Structures
13 31 (0.97%) LIMS
14 22 (0.69%) Legacy Applications
15 20 (0.63%) NHS
16 19 (0.60%) Data Centre
17 17 (0.53%) Social Media
18 16 (0.50%) Blog
19 14 (0.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 225 (7.06%) Windows
2 122 (3.83%) Linux
3 76 (2.38%) Android
4 62 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 57 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 42 (1.32%) Unix
7 15 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.13%) SUSE
10 4 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.063%) CentOS
11 2 (0.063%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.063%) Debian
11 2 (0.063%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.063%) VMS
11 2 (0.063%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.063%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,458 (45.72%) Agile Software Development
2 865 (27.12%) DevOps
3 795 (24.93%) Software Engineering
4 710 (22.26%) MVC
5 566 (17.75%) Microservices
6 518 (16.24%) Scrum
7 441 (13.83%) TDD
8 406 (12.73%) Test Automation
9 322 (10.10%) Mentoring
10 266 (8.34%) Problem-Solving
11 265 (8.31%) SDLC
12 250 (7.84%) Fintech
13 228 (7.15%) Front End Development
14 206 (6.46%) Computer Science
15 199 (6.24%) Software Testing
15 199 (6.24%) Web Development
16 197 (6.18%) OO
17 196 (6.15%) SOLID
18 194 (6.08%) BDD
19 186 (5.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,431 (44.87%) SQL
2 1,268 (39.76%) JavaScript
3 432 (13.55%) Python
4 413 (12.95%) Java
5 331 (10.38%) T-SQL
6 327 (10.25%) TypeScript
7 170 (5.33%) C++
8 162 (5.08%) PowerShell
9 96 (3.01%) VB.NET
10 92 (2.88%) Go
11 81 (2.54%) PHP
12 75 (2.35%) VB
13 73 (2.29%) Scala
14 55 (1.72%) Bash Shell
15 50 (1.57%) PL/SQL
16 48 (1.51%) C
17 40 (1.25%) Ruby
18 22 (0.69%) ES6
18 22 (0.69%) Kotlin
19 20 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 282 (8.84%) Degree
2 125 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 84 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 30 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.47%) ISEB
8 13 (0.41%) AWS Certification
9 9 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.28%) OSCP
9 9 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.25%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.22%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.22%) HND
12 5 (0.16%) CISSP
12 5 (0.16%) CREST Certified
13 4 (0.13%) MCSE
13 4 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 280 (8.78%) QA
2 49 (1.54%) Accessibility
3 17 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.31%) GDPR
5 8 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.25%) SLA
6 5 (0.16%) CDISC
6 5 (0.16%) WCAG
7 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.094%) Good Clinical Practice
8 3 (0.094%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.063%) IEC 61131
10 1 (0.031%) GRC
10 1 (0.031%) HL7
10 1 (0.031%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.031%) JTAG
10 1 (0.031%) PMO
System Software
1 551 (17.28%) Docker
2 27 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.41%) Firmware
3 13 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.25%) LXC
5 5 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.16%) Gluster
6 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.13%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.094%) vSphere
8 2 (0.063%) Ceph
8 2 (0.063%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.031%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.031%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 496 (15.55%) Kubernetes
2 169 (5.30%) Terraform
3 75 (2.35%) Ansible
4 35 (1.10%) Puppet
5 21 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.50%) Grafana
7 12 (0.38%) Packer
8 10 (0.31%) Prometheus
9 7 (0.22%) Istio
9 7 (0.22%) SCCM
10 6 (0.19%) Argo
11 5 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (0.16%) HP Fortify
11 5 (0.16%) Kibana
12 4 (0.13%) Rancher
13 3 (0.094%) Consul
13 3 (0.094%) Nagios
13 3 (0.094%) Oozie
14 2 (0.063%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.063%) SCOM
Vendors
1 789 (24.74%) Microsoft
2 91 (2.85%) Oracle
3 73 (2.29%) Xamarin
4 60 (1.88%) Google
5 56 (1.76%) Sitecore
6 27 (0.85%) SAP
7 18 (0.56%) Atlassian
8 17 (0.53%) Databricks
9 15 (0.47%) VMware
10 14 (0.44%) Adobe
10 14 (0.44%) ServiceNow
11 13 (0.41%) Guidewire
12 12 (0.38%) IBM
12 12 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.34%) Splunk
13 11 (0.34%) Telerik
14 9 (0.28%) JD Edwards
14 9 (0.28%) MuleSoft
14 9 (0.28%) Nintex
15 7 (0.22%) PayPal