Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,526 1,209 1,371
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 14.81% 18.94% 17.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.64% 30.81% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,223 1,047 1,313
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,250 £39,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 10,251 3,924 4,475
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 60.09% 61.47% 56.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8,809 3,434 4,035
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
75th Percentile £73,750 £74,188 £72,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 11 May 2021.

C# salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 11 May 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 1,833 (72.57%) .NET
2 1,184 (46.87%) Agile Software Development
3 1,160 (45.92%) Azure
4 1,109 (43.90%) JavaScript
5 1,031 (40.82%) SQL
6 823 (32.58%) SQL Server
7 750 (29.69%) .NET Core
8 700 (27.71%) DevOps
9 680 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 623 (24.66%) ASP.NET
11 573 (22.68%) MVC
12 566 (22.41%) Microsoft
13 554 (21.93%) AngularJS
14 546 (21.62%) React
15 543 (21.50%) CSS
16 528 (20.90%) HTML
17 502 (19.87%) AWS
18 439 (17.38%) Docker
18 439 (17.38%) Finance
19 411 (16.27%) TDD
20 393 (15.56%) Scrum
21 384 (15.20%) .NET Framework
22 354 (14.01%) Microservices
23 342 (13.54%) Python
24 334 (13.22%) Git (software)
25 331 (13.10%) Kubernetes
26 324 (12.83%) Java
27 319 (12.63%) Test Automation
28 307 (12.15%) TypeScript
29 269 (10.65%) Vue.js

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
1 116 (4.59%) CMS
2 71 (2.81%) SharePoint
3 66 (2.61%) Umbraco
4 65 (2.57%) Apache Spark
5 63 (2.49%) IIS
6 55 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
7 44 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 37 (1.46%) Confluence
9 33 (1.31%) EPiServer
9 33 (1.31%) Kentico
10 24 (0.95%) WordPress
11 20 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.51%) NServiceBus
13 7 (0.28%) Sitefinity
14 5 (0.20%) Apache
14 5 (0.20%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.20%) Headless CMS
14 5 (0.20%) nginx
14 5 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.16%) OnBase
Applications
1 13 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.16%) InVision
4 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.16%) Sketch
5 3 (0.12%) Figma
6 2 (0.079%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.079%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.079%) Maya
6 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.079%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.040%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 39 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.59%) nopCommerce
3 5 (0.20%) Elite 3E
3 5 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 4 (0.16%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.12%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.12%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.079%) Maximo
7 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.040%) Infor LN
7 1 (0.040%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.040%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1,160 (45.92%) Azure
2 502 (19.87%) AWS
3 223 (8.83%) SaaS
4 181 (7.17%) GCP
5 109 (4.32%) Serverless
6 78 (3.09%) PaaS
7 72 (2.85%) Power Platform
8 71 (2.81%) GitHub
9 67 (2.65%) Azure Service Bus
10 63 (2.49%) Dynamics 365
11 44 (1.74%) IaaS
12 41 (1.62%) Azure Functions
13 40 (1.58%) PowerApps
14 39 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
15 35 (1.39%) Azure Logic Apps
16 29 (1.15%) Microsoft 365
17 26 (1.03%) Power Automate
18 23 (0.91%) Azure Cosmos DB
19 21 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
20 18 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.87%) HTTP
1 22 (0.87%) Internet
2 10 (0.40%) Firewall
3 9 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.24%) Skype
5 5 (0.20%) DNS
5 5 (0.20%) VPN
6 4 (0.16%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.16%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.16%) H.323
6 4 (0.16%) LAN
6 4 (0.16%) RTP
6 4 (0.16%) WAN
7 3 (0.12%) Intranet
7 3 (0.12%) Modbus
8 2 (0.079%) Calico
8 2 (0.079%) DHCP
8 2 (0.079%) Wireless
9 1 (0.040%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.040%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 823 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 174 (6.89%) NoSQL
3 132 (5.23%) MongoDB
4 94 (3.72%) MySQL
5 80 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
6 76 (3.01%) Big Data
7 70 (2.77%) Relational Database
8 57 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 55 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 50 (1.98%) Hadoop
11 45 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 39 (1.54%) Apache Hive
12 39 (1.54%) Power BI
13 37 (1.46%) GIS
14 32 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
16 21 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (0.63%) Redis
18 15 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 15 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 334 (13.22%) Git (software)
2 176 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 137 (5.42%) Selenium
4 126 (4.99%) Jenkins
5 106 (4.20%) JIRA
6 85 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 69 (2.73%) SpecFlow
7 69 (2.73%) Visual Studio Team System
8 67 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 56 (2.22%) TeamCity
10 49 (1.94%) NUnit
11 47 (1.86%) Cypress.io
12 37 (1.46%) Bitbucket
12 37 (1.46%) WebDriver
13 32 (1.27%) Postman
14 31 (1.23%) webpack
15 24 (0.95%) Appium
15 24 (0.95%) Cucumber
16 22 (0.87%) JMeter
17 17 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 439 (17.38%) Finance
2 269 (10.65%) Social Skills
3 127 (5.03%) Retail
4 98 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 91 (3.60%) Marketing
6 89 (3.52%) Games
7 63 (2.49%) Front Office
7 63 (2.49%) Law
8 53 (2.10%) Public Sector
9 35 (1.39%) Back Office
10 30 (1.19%) Legal
11 28 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 26 (1.03%) Electronics
13 23 (0.91%) Organisational Skills
14 22 (0.87%) Banking
15 20 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (0.75%) Publishing
17 18 (0.71%) Financial Institution
18 14 (0.55%) Telecoms
19 12 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,749 (69.24%) Developer
2 692 (27.40%) C# Developer
3 659 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 409 (16.19%) Software Developer
5 335 (13.26%) Senior Developer
6 328 (12.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 250 (9.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 214 (8.47%) Software Engineer
9 177 (7.01%) C# Software Developer
10 153 (6.06%) React Developer
11 136 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
12 133 (5.27%) .NET Software Developer
13 123 (4.87%) Senior C# Developer
14 112 (4.43%) Senior .NET Developer
15 98 (3.88%) SQL Developer
16 95 (3.76%) Lead Developer
17 86 (3.40%) Junior
18 85 (3.37%) Azure Developer
19 78 (3.09%) C# Software Engineer
20 74 (2.93%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,833 (72.57%) .NET
2 750 (29.69%) .NET Core
3 623 (24.66%) ASP.NET
4 554 (21.93%) AngularJS
5 546 (21.62%) React
6 543 (21.50%) CSS
7 528 (20.90%) HTML
8 384 (15.20%) .NET Framework
9 269 (10.65%) Vue.js
10 266 (10.53%) REST
11 265 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 219 (8.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 197 (7.80%) Node.js
14 196 (7.76%) Web Services
15 194 (7.68%) Entity Framework
16 189 (7.48%) jQuery
17 171 (6.77%) RESTful
18 142 (5.62%) HTML5
19 118 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 112 (4.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 230 (9.11%) Greenfield Project
2 121 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
3 120 (4.75%) Mobile App
3 120 (4.75%) User Experience
4 66 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 58 (2.30%) Social Media
6 44 (1.74%) Cloud Native
7 39 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 37 (1.46%) Public Cloud
9 36 (1.43%) Algorithms
9 36 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 36 (1.43%) NHS
10 31 (1.23%) LIMS
11 28 (1.11%) Data Structures
11 28 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 28 (1.11%) N-Tier
12 19 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.59%) Data Centre
14 13 (0.51%) Graphic Design
15 12 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 193 (7.64%) Windows
2 119 (4.71%) Linux
3 83 (3.29%) Android
4 70 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 45 (1.78%) Windows Server
6 34 (1.35%) Unix
7 9 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (0.28%) VMS
9 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.079%) Alpine Linux
12 2 (0.079%) SUSE
13 1 (0.040%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.040%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,184 (46.87%) Agile Software Development
2 700 (27.71%) DevOps
3 680 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 573 (22.68%) MVC
5 411 (16.27%) TDD
6 393 (15.56%) Scrum
7 354 (14.01%) Microservices
8 319 (12.63%) Test Automation
9 219 (8.67%) SDLC
10 216 (8.55%) Mentoring
11 212 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
12 201 (7.96%) Fintech
13 187 (7.40%) BDD
14 186 (7.36%) Computer Science
15 170 (6.73%) SOLID
16 169 (6.69%) Front End Development
17 165 (6.53%) Web Development
18 148 (5.86%) OO
19 142 (5.62%) Software Testing
20 122 (4.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,109 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 1,031 (40.82%) SQL
3 342 (13.54%) Python
4 324 (12.83%) Java
5 307 (12.15%) TypeScript
6 256 (10.13%) T-SQL
7 118 (4.67%) C++
8 81 (3.21%) PowerShell
9 75 (2.97%) VB.NET
10 59 (2.34%) Go
11 58 (2.30%) PHP
12 51 (2.02%) VB
13 50 (1.98%) Ruby
14 42 (1.66%) Scala
15 34 (1.35%) C
16 31 (1.23%) ES6
17 22 (0.87%) Bash Shell
18 21 (0.83%) PL/SQL
19 17 (0.67%) F#
19 17 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 230 (9.11%) Degree
2 115 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 68 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 63 (2.49%) SC Cleared
5 22 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.59%) AWS Certification
6 15 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 14 (0.55%) ISEB
8 12 (0.48%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.16%) HND
10 4 (0.16%) MCSA
10 4 (0.16%) MCSE
10 4 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.12%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.12%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.079%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.040%) GCFE
13 1 (0.040%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (8.75%) QA
2 14 (0.55%) WAI
3 11 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.40%) GDPR
5 8 (0.32%) SLA
6 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.16%) GRC
7 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.12%) WCAG
9 2 (0.079%) CDISC
9 2 (0.079%) IEC 61131
10 1 (0.040%) Good Clinical Practice
10 1 (0.040%) JTAG
10 1 (0.040%) PMO
System Software
1 439 (17.38%) Docker
2 20 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.48%) Firmware
4 11 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.32%) LXC
6 5 (0.20%) Gluster
7 4 (0.16%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.12%) vSphere
9 2 (0.079%) Ceph
9 2 (0.079%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.040%) KVM
10 1 (0.040%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 331 (13.10%) Kubernetes
2 148 (5.86%) Terraform
3 58 (2.30%) Ansible
4 29 (1.15%) Puppet
5 23 (0.91%) Grafana
6 14 (0.55%) Prometheus
7 10 (0.40%) Istio
8 9 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.32%) Packer
10 6 (0.24%) HP Fortify
11 4 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.12%) Nagios
12 3 (0.12%) SCCM
13 2 (0.079%) Consul
13 2 (0.079%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.079%) linkerd
13 2 (0.079%) Rancher
13 2 (0.079%) SCOM
13 2 (0.079%) vCenter Server
14 1 (0.040%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 566 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 62 (2.45%) Xamarin
3 58 (2.30%) Oracle
4 52 (2.06%) Sitecore
5 50 (1.98%) Google
6 25 (0.99%) Atlassian
7 20 (0.79%) SAP
8 14 (0.55%) VMware
9 13 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (0.48%) Databricks
11 10 (0.40%) FNZ
11 10 (0.40%) Splunk
12 9 (0.36%) ServiceNow
12 9 (0.36%) Telerik
13 8 (0.32%) Guidewire
14 7 (0.28%) Adobe
14 7 (0.28%) Apple
14 7 (0.28%) Cognizant
14 7 (0.28%) ESRI
15 6 (0.24%) HP