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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 56 131 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 19.18% 34.03% 24.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.06% 75.72% 62.04%
Number of salaries quoted 55 116 66
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £56,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
119 173 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.75% 44.94% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 103 154 105
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Bedford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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#.

1 171 (97.16%) .NET
2 145 (82.39%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (73.30%) ASP.NET
4 123 (69.89%) Scrum
5 120 (68.18%) Microsoft
6 111 (63.07%) SQL Server
7 95 (53.98%) MVC
8 90 (51.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 81 (46.02%) MS Excel
10 78 (44.32%) WCF
11 67 (38.07%) TDD
12 65 (36.93%) JavaScript
13 63 (35.80%) HTML
13 63 (35.80%) Visual Studio
14 59 (33.52%) WPF
15 56 (31.82%) Silverlight
16 53 (30.11%) SQL
16 53 (30.11%) CSS
17 51 (28.98%) jQuery
18 47 (26.70%) SQL Server 2008
18 47 (26.70%) Windows
19 43 (24.43%) .NET Framework
20 40 (22.73%) Performance Management
20 40 (22.73%) Coaching
21 39 (22.16%) WinForms
22 38 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
22 38 (21.59%) LINQ
23 37 (21.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 36 (20.45%) Matrix Management
25 35 (19.89%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 25 (14.20%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.84%) CMS
3 2 (1.14%) Node.js
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 81 (46.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (63.07%) SQL Server
2 47 (26.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (9.66%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (7.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (7.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (7.95%) Oracle Database
6 13 (7.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.70%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (35.80%) Visual Studio
2 31 (17.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (15.91%) Moq
4 27 (15.34%) Rhino Mocks
5 18 (10.23%) NUnit
6 12 (6.82%) MSTest
7 6 (3.41%) Subversion
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (4.55%) Finance
2 5 (2.84%) Games
3 2 (1.14%) Avionics
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (54.55%) Developer
2 63 (35.80%) C# Developer
3 59 (33.52%) .NET Developer
4 56 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (22.73%) Development Manager
6 39 (22.16%) Architect
7 37 (21.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (14.77%) Lead Architect
8 26 (14.77%) Technical Architect
9 25 (14.20%) Senior Developer
9 25 (14.20%) Senior C# Developer
10 19 (10.80%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (8.52%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (6.82%) Lead Technical Architect
13 10 (5.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (5.68%) Software Engineer
13 10 (5.68%) Software Developer
14 9 (5.11%) Senior Manager
14 9 (5.11%) .NET Technical Architect
14 9 (5.11%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (97.16%) .NET
2 129 (73.30%) ASP.NET
3 90 (51.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 78 (44.32%) WCF
5 63 (35.80%) HTML
6 59 (33.52%) WPF
7 56 (31.82%) Silverlight
8 53 (30.11%) CSS
9 51 (28.98%) jQuery
10 43 (24.43%) .NET Framework
11 39 (22.16%) WinForms
12 38 (21.59%) LINQ
13 37 (21.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 26 (14.77%) Web Services
15 23 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 17 (9.66%) Ajax
17 15 (8.52%) ADO.NET
18 14 (7.95%) AngularJS
19 12 (6.82%) Unity DI Container
19 12 (6.82%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 12 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.98%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.84%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.84%) Physics
5 3 (1.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (82.39%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (69.89%) Scrum
3 95 (53.98%) MVC
4 67 (38.07%) TDD
5 40 (22.73%) Performance Management
5 40 (22.73%) Coaching
6 38 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (20.45%) Matrix Management
8 28 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 27 (15.34%) OOD
10 26 (14.77%) Mentoring
11 22 (12.50%) OO
12 20 (11.36%) People Management
13 18 (10.23%) Multithreading
14 14 (7.95%) Web Application Development
15 13 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (7.39%) MVVM
16 12 (6.82%) Kanban
16 12 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
16 12 (6.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (36.93%) JavaScript
2 53 (30.11%) SQL
3 35 (19.89%) T-SQL
4 10 (5.68%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.14%) C
5 2 (1.14%) C++
5 2 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (3.98%) Degree
2 5 (2.84%) PhD
2 5 (2.84%) VCP4
3 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 15 (8.52%) MOM
Vendors
1 120 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.91%) Oracle
3 2 (1.14%) Apple
3 2 (1.14%) Xamarin
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