The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 116 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 35.47% 24.56% 21.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 71.60% 55.12% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 116 69 38
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
C#
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
162 127 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 49.54% 44.56% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 161 123 90
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £58,850
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

C#
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Bedford region.

C# Salary Trend in Bedford

C#
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bedford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 208 (99.05%) .NET
2 167 (79.52%) ASP.NET
3 160 (76.19%) SQL Server
4 141 (67.14%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (59.52%) Scrum
6 119 (56.67%) WCF
7 116 (55.24%) Microsoft
8 111 (52.86%) MVC
9 86 (40.95%) TDD
10 85 (40.48%) SQL
11 74 (35.24%) WPF
12 73 (34.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 68 (32.38%) Windows
14 65 (30.95%) Visual Studio
14 65 (30.95%) Silverlight
15 64 (30.48%) T-SQL
16 63 (30.00%) MS Excel
16 63 (30.00%) .NET Framework
17 59 (28.10%) HTML
18 57 (27.14%) JavaScript
19 50 (23.81%) LINQ
20 49 (23.33%) jQuery
21 46 (21.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 46 (21.90%) CSS
22 42 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
23 41 (19.52%) WinForms
24 36 (17.14%) Software Engineering
24 36 (17.14%) SharePoint
25 35 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
26 32 (15.24%) Multithreading

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (2.86%) CMS
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.95%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 63 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) Simulink
3 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 42 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (12.38%) Relational Database
4 20 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (6.19%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (6.19%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (30.95%) Visual Studio
2 35 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (14.76%) Moq
4 26 (12.38%) NUnit
5 24 (11.43%) MSTest
6 21 (10.00%) Subversion
6 21 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (11.43%) Finance
2 7 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (0.48%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 153 (72.86%) Developer
2 94 (44.76%) C# Developer
3 70 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 66 (31.43%) Senior Developer
5 60 (28.57%) .NET Developer
6 57 (27.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 50 (23.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 44 (20.95%) Architect
9 29 (13.81%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (10.00%) Technical Architect
11 17 (8.10%) .NET Team Leader
11 17 (8.10%) Team Leader
11 17 (8.10%) Lead Developer
12 16 (7.62%) Lead Architect
13 14 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (6.19%) Technical Leader
15 12 (5.71%) Web Developer
15 12 (5.71%) Development Manager
16 11 (5.24%) Technical Developer
17 9 (4.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (99.05%) .NET
2 167 (79.52%) ASP.NET
3 119 (56.67%) WCF
4 74 (35.24%) WPF
5 73 (34.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 65 (30.95%) Silverlight
7 63 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 59 (28.10%) HTML
9 50 (23.81%) LINQ
10 49 (23.33%) jQuery
11 46 (21.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 46 (21.90%) CSS
12 41 (19.52%) WinForms
13 23 (10.95%) Web Services
14 19 (9.05%) ADO.NET
15 17 (8.10%) HTML5
16 15 (7.14%) XML
17 11 (5.24%) Spring.NET
17 11 (5.24%) Castle Windsor
17 11 (5.24%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.48%) N-Tier
2 11 (5.24%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.33%) Physics
3 7 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (32.38%) Windows
2 2 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (67.14%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (59.52%) Scrum
3 111 (52.86%) MVC
4 86 (40.95%) TDD
5 36 (17.14%) Software Engineering
6 32 (15.24%) Multithreading
7 27 (12.86%) OO
8 26 (12.38%) OOD
8 26 (12.38%) Matrix Management
9 20 (9.52%) Web Development
9 20 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (9.05%) Configuration Management
11 17 (8.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (7.62%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (7.62%) Project Management
13 15 (7.14%) Web Application Development
14 13 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (6.19%) Product Management
15 12 (5.71%) Line Management
15 12 (5.71%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 85 (40.48%) SQL
2 64 (30.48%) T-SQL
3 57 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.38%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.43%) Java
6 3 (1.43%) C
7 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) PHP
8 1 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (3.33%) PhD
1 7 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) MCP
2 2 (0.95%) MCAD
2 2 (0.95%) MCSD
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) QA
1 1 (0.48%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 17 (8.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 116 (55.24%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.76%) Oracle
3 5 (2.38%) Apple
3 5 (2.38%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.95%) IBM
5 1 (0.48%) Nintex
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