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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 93 90 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 29.62% 30.72% 25.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.42% 65.22% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 91 90 52
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
149 138 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.45% 47.10% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 142 137 81
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bedford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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#.

1 247 (99.60%) .NET
2 206 (83.06%) ASP.NET
3 199 (80.24%) SQL Server
4 141 (56.85%) Microsoft
5 128 (51.61%) WCF
6 127 (51.21%) MVC
6 127 (51.21%) Scrum
7 111 (44.76%) SQL
8 96 (38.71%) TDD
9 93 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 92 (37.10%) .NET Framework
11 91 (36.69%) HTML
12 90 (36.29%) T-SQL
13 89 (35.89%) Visual Studio
13 89 (35.89%) Windows
14 85 (34.27%) WPF
15 80 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
16 79 (31.85%) Team Foundation Server
17 77 (31.05%) CSS
18 75 (30.24%) Software Engineering
19 74 (29.84%) Silverlight
20 67 (27.02%) LINQ
21 64 (25.81%) jQuery
22 63 (25.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 61 (24.60%) SQL Server 2008
23 61 (24.60%) WinForms
24 60 (24.19%) Relational Database
25 57 (22.98%) SharePoint
26 56 (22.58%) MS Excel
27 52 (20.97%) Multithreading

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 57 (22.98%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (6.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.82%) CMS
5 3 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.81%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 56 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.42%) Fireworks
2 6 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (80.24%) SQL Server
2 61 (24.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (24.19%) Relational Database
4 23 (9.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (6.85%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.42%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 89 (35.89%) Visual Studio
2 79 (31.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (20.56%) Subversion
4 33 (13.31%) NUnit
5 31 (12.50%) MSTest
6 29 (11.69%) Moq
7 14 (5.65%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (2.02%) MSBuild
9 5 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (8.87%) Finance
2 2 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 182 (73.39%) Developer
2 95 (38.31%) C# Developer
3 84 (33.87%) Senior Developer
4 68 (27.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (24.60%) .NET Developer
6 56 (22.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 54 (21.77%) Architect
8 48 (19.35%) Senior C# Developer
9 33 (13.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (10.48%) Lead Developer
11 21 (8.47%) Technical Architect
12 19 (7.66%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (7.26%) Team Leader
14 16 (6.45%) Technical Leader
15 14 (5.65%) .NET Team Leader
15 14 (5.65%) Technical Developer
16 12 (4.84%) SharePoint Developer
16 12 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (4.84%) Web Developer
17 11 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (99.60%) .NET
2 206 (83.06%) ASP.NET
3 128 (51.61%) WCF
4 92 (37.10%) .NET Framework
5 91 (36.69%) HTML
6 85 (34.27%) WPF
7 80 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (31.05%) CSS
9 74 (29.84%) Silverlight
10 67 (27.02%) LINQ
11 64 (25.81%) jQuery
12 63 (25.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 61 (24.60%) WinForms
14 37 (14.92%) Web Services
15 28 (11.29%) XML
16 24 (9.68%) HTML5
17 23 (9.27%) Middleware
18 22 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 21 (8.47%) ADO.NET
20 18 (7.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 10 (4.03%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (2.82%) Client/Server
3 7 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.61%) Physics
6 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 89 (35.89%) Windows
2 2 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (51.21%) MVC
1 127 (51.21%) Scrum
2 96 (38.71%) TDD
3 75 (30.24%) Software Engineering
4 52 (20.97%) Multithreading
5 41 (16.53%) Project Management
6 39 (15.73%) Product Management
7 36 (14.52%) OOD
8 35 (14.11%) OO
8 35 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (13.71%) Business Analysis
9 34 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (13.71%) Configuration Management
10 23 (9.27%) Root Cause Analysis
11 22 (8.87%) Technical Architecture
12 19 (7.66%) Web Development
13 13 (5.24%) Web Application Development
14 11 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (4.44%) Matrix Management
15 10 (4.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 111 (44.76%) SQL
2 93 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 90 (36.29%) T-SQL
4 12 (4.84%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.82%) C
6 6 (2.42%) XAML
7 4 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.61%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (2.82%) Degree
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.81%) MCP
2 2 (0.81%) MCAD
2 2 (0.81%) MCSD
2 2 (0.81%) PhD
3 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (4.84%) MOM
Vendors
1 141 (56.85%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.10%) Oracle
3 3 (1.21%) Apple
3 3 (1.21%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.40%) Nintex
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