Period
to 1 March 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 1 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
1 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 9 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,167 1,413 1,528
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 15.89% 19.19% 19.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.75% 32.17% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,856 2,434 2,935
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91% +8.42%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £81,250 £78,250
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 8,416 4,392 4,491
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 61.72% 59.64% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7,438 3,865 4,105
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 1 March 2021.

C# salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 1,509 (69.64%) .NET
2 993 (45.82%) JavaScript
3 987 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
4 948 (43.75%) Azure
5 869 (40.10%) SQL
6 705 (32.53%) SQL Server
7 673 (31.06%) .NET Core
8 595 (27.46%) Software Engineering
9 590 (27.23%) ASP.NET
9 590 (27.23%) DevOps
10 561 (25.89%) MVC
11 539 (24.87%) React
12 536 (24.73%) AngularJS
13 506 (23.35%) HTML
14 505 (23.30%) CSS
15 445 (20.54%) Microsoft
16 379 (17.49%) Finance
17 374 (17.26%) TDD
18 360 (16.61%) AWS
19 346 (15.97%) Docker
20 345 (15.92%) .NET Framework
21 341 (15.74%) Java
22 339 (15.64%) Python
23 299 (13.80%) TypeScript
23 299 (13.80%) Microservices
24 293 (13.52%) Scrum
25 282 (13.01%) Git (software)
26 248 (11.44%) Vue.js
27 243 (11.21%) Test Automation
28 227 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API

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 89 (4.11%) CMS
2 69 (3.18%) Apache Spark
3 61 (2.81%) Umbraco
4 60 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (2.54%) SharePoint
6 47 (2.17%) IIS
7 44 (2.03%) Confluence
8 34 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 25 (1.15%) EPiServer
9 25 (1.15%) Kentico
10 20 (0.92%) WordPress
11 15 (0.69%) Apache
11 15 (0.69%) NServiceBus
12 13 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.46%) nginx
14 6 (0.28%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.18%) Content Management Server
15 4 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.18%) Sitefinity
15 4 (0.18%) Tornado
Applications
1 15 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (0.32%) InVision
3 7 (0.32%) Sketch
4 5 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.092%) Figma
7 1 (0.046%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.046%) Maya
7 1 (0.046%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 36 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.69%) nopCommerce
3 4 (0.18%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.18%) Maximo
3 4 (0.18%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.14%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.046%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.046%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.046%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.046%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.046%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 948 (43.75%) Azure
2 360 (16.61%) AWS
3 179 (8.26%) SaaS
4 110 (5.08%) GCP
5 81 (3.74%) Serverless
6 75 (3.46%) PaaS
7 60 (2.77%) Power Platform
8 44 (2.03%) GitHub
9 43 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
10 40 (1.85%) Logic Apps
11 38 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
12 37 (1.71%) IaaS
13 34 (1.57%) Microsoft 365
14 29 (1.34%) Azure Functions
15 28 (1.29%) Power Automate
16 27 (1.25%) Amazon S3
17 24 (1.11%) PowerApps
18 19 (0.88%) npm
19 17 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
19 17 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.25%) Internet
2 16 (0.74%) HTTP
3 15 (0.69%) Skype
4 6 (0.28%) Firewall
4 6 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.28%) VPN
5 5 (0.23%) DNS
6 4 (0.18%) SMTP
6 4 (0.18%) SNMP
7 3 (0.14%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.14%) Intranet
7 3 (0.14%) LAN
7 3 (0.14%) Modbus
7 3 (0.14%) WAN
8 2 (0.092%) DHCP
8 2 (0.092%) Wireless
9 1 (0.046%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.046%) PBX
9 1 (0.046%) SAN
9 1 (0.046%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 705 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 166 (7.66%) NoSQL
3 136 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 78 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
5 74 (3.41%) MySQL
6 64 (2.95%) Relational Database
7 49 (2.26%) Big Data
8 46 (2.12%) Hadoop
8 46 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 45 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 41 (1.89%) Apache Hive
10 41 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
11 34 (1.57%) Cosmos DB
12 28 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 28 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (1.15%) Redis
14 20 (0.92%) Power BI
14 20 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (0.65%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 282 (13.01%) Git (software)
2 146 (6.74%) Visual Studio
3 114 (5.26%) Selenium
4 111 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 105 (4.85%) JIRA
6 103 (4.75%) Jenkins
7 60 (2.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 59 (2.72%) Visual Studio Team System
9 50 (2.31%) SpecFlow
10 45 (2.08%) TeamCity
11 43 (1.98%) Bitbucket
12 37 (1.71%) NUnit
13 29 (1.34%) Cypress.io
14 27 (1.25%) Appium
15 26 (1.20%) Cucumber
16 25 (1.15%) Postman
17 21 (0.97%) JMeter
18 19 (0.88%) webpack
19 17 (0.78%) Subversion
20 16 (0.74%) git-flow
General
1 379 (17.49%) Finance
2 115 (5.31%) Retail
3 100 (4.61%) Games
4 72 (3.32%) Front Office
5 54 (2.49%) Public Sector
6 50 (2.31%) Law
7 48 (2.22%) Marketing
8 34 (1.57%) Back Office
9 31 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 21 (0.97%) Legal
11 20 (0.92%) Electronics
12 15 (0.69%) Banking
13 14 (0.65%) Telecoms
14 11 (0.51%) Advertising
14 11 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.51%) Local Government
15 10 (0.46%) Automotive
16 8 (0.37%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,511 (69.73%) Developer
2 553 (25.52%) .NET Developer
3 502 (23.17%) C# Developer
4 365 (16.84%) Software Developer
5 301 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 264 (12.18%) C# .NET Developer
7 217 (10.01%) Full Stack Developer
8 215 (9.92%) Software Engineer
9 153 (7.06%) C# Software Developer
10 142 (6.55%) React Developer
11 119 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 108 (4.98%) .NET Software Developer
13 106 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
14 104 (4.80%) Senior .NET Developer
15 93 (4.29%) Azure Developer
16 88 (4.06%) Lead Developer
17 86 (3.97%) SQL Developer
18 76 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
18 76 (3.51%) Web Developer
19 69 (3.18%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,509 (69.64%) .NET
2 673 (31.06%) .NET Core
3 590 (27.23%) ASP.NET
4 539 (24.87%) React
5 536 (24.73%) AngularJS
6 506 (23.35%) HTML
7 505 (23.30%) CSS
8 345 (15.92%) .NET Framework
9 248 (11.44%) Vue.js
10 227 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 223 (10.29%) REST
12 215 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 204 (9.41%) Entity Framework
14 197 (9.09%) Node.js
15 190 (8.77%) Web Services
16 153 (7.06%) jQuery
17 141 (6.51%) RESTful
18 135 (6.23%) HTML5
19 116 (5.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 105 (4.85%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 203 (9.37%) Greenfield Project
2 147 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 119 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 99 (4.57%) User Experience
5 91 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
6 58 (2.68%) Social Media
7 52 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 36 (1.66%) NHS
10 34 (1.57%) Virtual Team
11 31 (1.43%) LIMS
12 30 (1.38%) Data Structures
13 25 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 24 (1.11%) Public Cloud
15 23 (1.06%) N-Tier
16 20 (0.92%) Hedge funds
17 18 (0.83%) Cloud Native
18 17 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 16 (0.74%) Fixed Income
20 15 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 174 (8.03%) Windows
2 106 (4.89%) Linux
3 70 (3.23%) Android
4 55 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 49 (2.26%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.88%) Unix
7 7 (0.32%) VMS
8 6 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.092%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.046%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
2 595 (27.46%) Software Engineering
3 590 (27.23%) DevOps
4 561 (25.89%) MVC
5 374 (17.26%) TDD
6 299 (13.80%) Microservices
7 293 (13.52%) Scrum
8 243 (11.21%) Test Automation
9 221 (10.20%) Web Development
10 175 (8.08%) SDLC
11 171 (7.89%) Fintech
12 150 (6.92%) Problem-Solving
13 149 (6.88%) Mentoring
14 147 (6.78%) SOLID
15 142 (6.55%) OO
16 137 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
17 136 (6.28%) Computer Science
18 135 (6.23%) BDD
19 130 (6.00%) Front End Development
20 96 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 993 (45.82%) JavaScript
2 869 (40.10%) SQL
3 341 (15.74%) Java
4 339 (15.64%) Python
5 299 (13.80%) TypeScript
6 167 (7.71%) T-SQL
7 137 (6.32%) C++
8 66 (3.05%) Go
8 66 (3.05%) PHP
9 64 (2.95%) VB
10 61 (2.81%) VB.NET
11 51 (2.35%) PowerShell
12 42 (1.94%) Ruby
13 27 (1.25%) C
13 27 (1.25%) Scala
14 26 (1.20%) Bash Shell
14 26 (1.20%) ES6
15 22 (1.02%) F#
16 18 (0.83%) Perl
17 15 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 176 (8.12%) Degree
2 80 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 33 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (0.97%) ISTQB
7 20 (0.92%) ISEB
8 12 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (0.51%) AWS Certification
10 9 (0.42%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (0.18%) HND
13 3 (0.14%) MCPD
13 3 (0.14%) MCSA
13 3 (0.14%) MCSE
13 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 2 (0.092%) CISSP
14 2 (0.092%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.092%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (7.57%) QA
2 15 (0.69%) GDPR
3 14 (0.65%) WAI
4 9 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.32%) SLA
6 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.092%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.092%) IEC 61131
9 1 (0.046%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.046%) JTAG
9 1 (0.046%) NIST
System Software
1 346 (15.97%) Docker
2 18 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.37%) Firmware
5 3 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.092%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.046%) Gluster
7 1 (0.046%) KVM
7 1 (0.046%) Varnish
7 1 (0.046%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.046%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 209 (9.64%) Kubernetes
2 114 (5.26%) Terraform
3 47 (2.17%) Ansible
4 23 (1.06%) Puppet
5 15 (0.69%) Grafana
6 6 (0.28%) Istio
6 6 (0.28%) Prometheus
7 5 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (0.18%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 3 (0.14%) Packer
10 2 (0.092%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.092%) MIIS
10 2 (0.092%) Nagios
11 1 (0.046%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.046%) Rancher
11 1 (0.046%) SCCM
11 1 (0.046%) SCOM
11 1 (0.046%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 445 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 55 (2.54%) Oracle
3 53 (2.45%) Xamarin
4 42 (1.94%) Google
5 38 (1.75%) Sitecore
6 22 (1.02%) Atlassian
7 19 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (0.74%) VMware
9 15 (0.69%) SAP
10 11 (0.51%) Apple
11 9 (0.42%) Databricks
11 9 (0.42%) FNZ
12 7 (0.32%) Adobe
13 6 (0.28%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.28%) Snowplow
13 6 (0.28%) Telerik
13 6 (0.28%) Xero
14 5 (0.23%) Facebook
14 5 (0.23%) Perforce
15 4 (0.18%) Bloomberg