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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 117 97 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.41% 26.22% 16.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.02% 61.01% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 114 92 36
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
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
172 159 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 50.59% 42.97% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 167 149 91
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bedford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 November 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#.

1 204 (97.61%) .NET
2 162 (77.51%) ASP.NET
3 158 (75.60%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (75.12%) SQL Server
5 146 (69.86%) Scrum
6 128 (61.24%) Microsoft
7 123 (58.85%) WCF
8 109 (52.15%) MVC
9 99 (47.37%) TDD
10 82 (39.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 79 (37.80%) WPF
12 77 (36.84%) SQL
13 75 (35.89%) Visual Studio
14 69 (33.01%) MS Excel
15 67 (32.06%) Silverlight
16 63 (30.14%) Windows
17 58 (27.75%) .NET Framework
17 58 (27.75%) JavaScript
18 56 (26.79%) T-SQL
19 55 (26.32%) LINQ
20 53 (25.36%) HTML
21 52 (24.88%) jQuery
22 49 (23.44%) WinForms
23 45 (21.53%) SQL Server 2008
23 45 (21.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 43 (20.57%) CSS
25 39 (18.66%) Team Foundation Server
26 38 (18.18%) Moq
27 34 (16.27%) Matrix Management
28 33 (15.79%) SharePoint

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 33 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.87%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.91%) CMS
4 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.96%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 69 (33.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Simulink
3 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (75.12%) SQL Server
2 45 (21.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (11.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (8.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (8.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (8.13%) Oracle Database
4 17 (8.13%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (35.89%) Visual Studio
2 39 (18.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (18.18%) Moq
4 30 (14.35%) Rhino Mocks
5 23 (11.00%) NUnit
6 20 (9.57%) MSTest
7 19 (9.09%) Subversion
8 4 (1.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (9.57%) Finance
2 7 (3.35%) Games
3 1 (0.48%) Avionics
3 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 134 (64.11%) Developer
2 84 (40.19%) C# Developer
3 71 (33.97%) C# .NET Developer
4 62 (29.67%) .NET Developer
5 57 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 54 (25.84%) Senior Developer
7 51 (24.40%) Architect
8 49 (23.44%) Senior C# Developer
9 29 (13.88%) Technical Architect
10 25 (11.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (11.48%) Development Manager
12 23 (11.00%) Lead Architect
13 16 (7.66%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (6.70%) Team Leader
14 14 (6.70%) .NET Team Leader
15 11 (5.26%) Technical Leader
15 11 (5.26%) Lead Developer
16 9 (4.31%) Programmer
16 9 (4.31%) Web Developer
16 9 (4.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (97.61%) .NET
2 162 (77.51%) ASP.NET
3 123 (58.85%) WCF
4 82 (39.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 79 (37.80%) WPF
6 67 (32.06%) Silverlight
7 58 (27.75%) .NET Framework
8 55 (26.32%) LINQ
9 53 (25.36%) HTML
10 52 (24.88%) jQuery
11 49 (23.44%) WinForms
12 45 (21.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 43 (20.57%) CSS
14 24 (11.48%) Web Services
15 21 (10.05%) ADO.NET
16 18 (8.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 15 (7.18%) Unity DI Container
17 15 (7.18%) Castle Windsor
17 15 (7.18%) Ninject
17 15 (7.18%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.40%) N-Tier
2 15 (7.18%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.35%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.35%) Physics
3 7 (3.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 63 (30.14%) Windows
2 2 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (75.60%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (69.86%) Scrum
3 109 (52.15%) MVC
4 99 (47.37%) TDD
5 34 (16.27%) Matrix Management
6 33 (15.79%) OOD
7 31 (14.83%) OO
8 29 (13.88%) Multithreading
8 29 (13.88%) Software Engineering
9 25 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (11.48%) Performance Management
10 24 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (11.48%) Coaching
11 19 (9.09%) Web Application Development
12 18 (8.61%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.66%) Web Development
14 15 (7.18%) Kanban
14 15 (7.18%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (7.18%) MVVM
15 14 (6.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (36.84%) SQL
2 58 (27.75%) JavaScript
3 56 (26.79%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.39%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.44%) Java
5 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.48%) PHP
7 1 (0.48%) C
7 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (3.35%) PhD
1 7 (3.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) SLA
1 1 (0.48%) QA
1 1 (0.48%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 19 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 128 (61.24%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.35%) Oracle
3 5 (2.39%) Apple
3 5 (2.39%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.96%) IBM
5 1 (0.48%) Nintex
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits & Career Prospects
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago