The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 179 94 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 35.94% 35.07% 32.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 74.90% 69.63% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 174 93 68
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £25,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
239 135 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.99% 50.37% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 231 132 101
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C#
Bedfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bedford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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#.

1 294 (97.67%) .NET
2 216 (71.76%) SQL Server
3 205 (68.11%) ASP.NET
4 184 (61.13%) Microsoft
5 134 (44.52%) SQL
6 130 (43.19%) Scrum
7 124 (41.20%) WCF
8 115 (38.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 112 (37.21%) HTML
10 110 (36.54%) TDD
11 108 (35.88%) Windows
12 107 (35.55%) JavaScript
13 105 (34.88%) Software Engineering
14 104 (34.55%) MVC
15 99 (32.89%) Visual Studio
15 99 (32.89%) Relational Database
16 98 (32.56%) T-SQL
17 94 (31.23%) WPF
18 91 (30.23%) CSS
19 87 (28.90%) WinForms
20 86 (28.57%) .NET Framework
21 78 (25.91%) Silverlight
22 77 (25.58%) Web Services
23 76 (25.25%) ASP.NET MVC
24 75 (24.92%) SQL Server 2008
25 73 (24.25%) jQuery
25 73 (24.25%) Project Management
26 68 (22.59%) Subversion
26 68 (22.59%) Continuous Integration
27 64 (21.26%) Business Analysis

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 60 (19.93%) SharePoint
2 21 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 19 (6.31%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (2.66%) CMS
5 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 51 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.66%) Fireworks
2 5 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) HTTP
2 4 (1.33%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) VoIP
3 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.66%) SS7
3 2 (0.66%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.33%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (71.76%) SQL Server
2 99 (32.89%) Relational Database
3 75 (24.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (4.98%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.66%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (2.33%) Pentaho
10 7 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 115 (38.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 99 (32.89%) Visual Studio
3 68 (22.59%) Subversion
4 38 (12.62%) NUnit
5 37 (12.29%) MSTest
6 30 (9.97%) Moq
7 19 (6.31%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (3.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 11 (3.65%) MSBuild
9 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (4.32%) Finance
2 7 (2.33%) Local Government
3 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 182 (60.47%) Developer
2 68 (22.59%) C# Developer
3 64 (21.26%) Senior Developer
4 63 (20.93%) Architect
5 60 (19.93%) .NET Developer
6 57 (18.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 43 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
8 40 (13.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (8.97%) Software Developer
9 27 (8.97%) Senior C# Developer
9 27 (8.97%) Lead Developer
10 24 (7.97%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.31%) Technical Leader
12 18 (5.98%) Software Engineer
13 16 (5.32%) Technical Developer
13 16 (5.32%) Technical Architect
14 14 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
14 14 (4.65%) Team Leader
14 14 (4.65%) Development Manager
15 13 (4.32%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (97.67%) .NET
2 205 (68.11%) ASP.NET
3 124 (41.20%) WCF
4 112 (37.21%) HTML
5 94 (31.23%) WPF
6 91 (30.23%) CSS
7 87 (28.90%) WinForms
8 86 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 78 (25.91%) Silverlight
10 77 (25.58%) Web Services
11 76 (25.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 73 (24.25%) jQuery
13 56 (18.60%) LINQ
13 56 (18.60%) XML
14 52 (17.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 34 (11.30%) Ajax
16 30 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 29 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 28 (9.30%) HTML5
19 26 (8.64%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (19.93%) N-Tier
2 24 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.98%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (3.65%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.33%) Data Conversion
7 7 (2.33%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.99%) Social Network
9 5 (1.66%) RIA
9 5 (1.66%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.00%) Physics
11 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 108 (35.88%) Windows
2 3 (1.00%) Linux
3 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (43.19%) Scrum
2 110 (36.54%) TDD
3 105 (34.88%) Software Engineering
4 104 (34.55%) MVC
5 73 (24.25%) Project Management
6 68 (22.59%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (21.26%) Business Analysis
7 64 (21.26%) OO
8 61 (20.27%) OOD
9 60 (19.93%) Product Management
10 59 (19.60%) Multithreading
11 40 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (12.96%) Domain-Driven Design
12 39 (12.96%) SOA
13 34 (11.30%) Technical Architecture
14 32 (10.63%) Configuration Management
15 25 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (5.98%) Kanban
17 16 (5.32%) Web Development
17 16 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (44.52%) SQL
2 107 (35.55%) JavaScript
3 98 (32.56%) T-SQL
4 18 (5.98%) PL/SQL
5 16 (5.32%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.32%) C
7 10 (3.32%) XAML
8 7 (2.33%) XPath
9 5 (1.66%) Delphi
10 4 (1.33%) Java
11 3 (1.00%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.66%) C++
12 2 (0.66%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (6.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.33%) ISEB
3 1 (0.33%) PhD
Systems Management
1 6 (1.99%) MOM
Vendors
1 184 (61.13%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.29%) Oracle
3 6 (1.99%) Facebook
3 6 (1.99%) Twitter
4 3 (1.00%) Northgate
5 2 (0.66%) Informatica
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