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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 97 84 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 31.09% 29.68% 23.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.18% 64.62% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 97 84 46
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £41,250
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
156 130 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 50.00% 45.94% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 151 130 89
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 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
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 17 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bedford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 September 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#.

1 228 (99.56%) .NET
2 190 (82.97%) ASP.NET
3 177 (77.29%) SQL Server
4 136 (59.39%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (56.33%) Microsoft
6 122 (53.28%) MVC
6 122 (53.28%) Scrum
7 120 (52.40%) WCF
8 100 (43.67%) SQL
9 94 (41.05%) TDD
10 86 (37.55%) JavaScript
11 85 (37.12%) HTML
12 82 (35.81%) .NET Framework
13 80 (34.93%) T-SQL
14 79 (34.50%) Windows
15 78 (34.06%) Visual Studio
15 78 (34.06%) WPF
16 76 (33.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 71 (31.00%) CSS
18 69 (30.13%) Silverlight
19 65 (28.38%) Team Foundation Server
20 61 (26.64%) Software Engineering
21 59 (25.76%) LINQ
21 59 (25.76%) jQuery
22 55 (24.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 54 (23.58%) MS Excel
24 53 (23.14%) SQL Server 2008
25 50 (21.83%) WinForms
26 48 (20.96%) SharePoint
26 48 (20.96%) Relational Database

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 48 (20.96%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.42%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (6.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.06%) CMS
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.87%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 54 (23.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.62%) Fireworks
2 6 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (2.62%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.49%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (77.29%) SQL Server
2 53 (23.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (20.96%) Relational Database
4 21 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (7.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (6.99%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (6.55%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 78 (34.06%) Visual Studio
2 65 (28.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (17.90%) Subversion
4 31 (13.54%) NUnit
5 29 (12.66%) MSTest
6 27 (11.79%) Moq
7 14 (6.11%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.31%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (9.61%) Finance
2 4 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 176 (76.86%) Developer
2 96 (41.92%) C# Developer
3 78 (34.06%) Senior Developer
4 68 (29.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (24.89%) .NET Developer
6 56 (24.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 50 (21.83%) Architect
8 47 (20.52%) Senior C# Developer
9 30 (13.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (10.04%) Lead Developer
11 19 (8.30%) Technical Architect
12 15 (6.55%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (6.11%) Team Leader
13 14 (6.11%) .NET Team Leader
14 13 (5.68%) Technical Leader
14 13 (5.68%) Web Developer
15 12 (5.24%) SharePoint Developer
15 12 (5.24%) Technical Developer
16 11 (4.80%) Senior .NET Developer
17 9 (3.93%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (99.56%) .NET
2 190 (82.97%) ASP.NET
3 120 (52.40%) WCF
4 85 (37.12%) HTML
5 82 (35.81%) .NET Framework
6 78 (34.06%) WPF
7 76 (33.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 71 (31.00%) CSS
9 69 (30.13%) Silverlight
10 59 (25.76%) LINQ
10 59 (25.76%) jQuery
11 55 (24.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 50 (21.83%) WinForms
13 34 (14.85%) Web Services
14 26 (11.35%) HTML5
15 25 (10.92%) XML
16 18 (7.86%) ADO.NET
17 17 (7.42%) Ajax
17 17 (7.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 16 (6.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.79%) N-Tier
2 9 (3.93%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.06%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.06%) User Experience
4 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.62%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.62%) Physics
5 5 (2.18%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (34.50%) Windows
2 2 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (59.39%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (53.28%) Scrum
2 122 (53.28%) MVC
3 94 (41.05%) TDD
4 61 (26.64%) Software Engineering
5 44 (19.21%) Multithreading
6 32 (13.97%) OOD
7 31 (13.54%) OO
7 31 (13.54%) Configuration Management
8 30 (13.10%) Project Management
8 30 (13.10%) Product Management
9 29 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (10.48%) Business Analysis
11 22 (9.61%) Root Cause Analysis
12 21 (9.17%) Web Development
13 18 (7.86%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (6.11%) Matrix Management
14 14 (6.11%) Line Management
15 12 (5.24%) Web Application Development
16 10 (4.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 100 (43.67%) SQL
2 86 (37.55%) JavaScript
3 80 (34.93%) T-SQL
4 10 (4.37%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.62%) XAML
6 5 (2.18%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.75%) C
8 2 (0.87%) Java
8 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.06%) Degree
2 4 (1.75%) PhD
3 2 (0.87%) MCP
3 2 (0.87%) MCAD
3 2 (0.87%) MCSD
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (5.68%) MOM
Vendors
1 129 (56.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.10%) Oracle
3 5 (2.18%) Apple
3 5 (2.18%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.87%) IBM
5 1 (0.44%) Nintex
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + pension + health
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago