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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 96 88 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.53% 31.10% 28.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.86% 66.17% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 93 87 54
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 133 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 53.24% 47.00% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 141 130 76
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bedford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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#.

1 270 (100.00%) .NET
2 222 (82.22%) SQL Server
2 222 (82.22%) ASP.NET
3 155 (57.41%) Microsoft
4 128 (47.41%) MVC
4 128 (47.41%) Scrum
5 127 (47.04%) WCF
6 119 (44.07%) SQL
7 105 (38.89%) Windows
8 104 (38.52%) HTML
9 103 (38.15%) JavaScript
10 99 (36.67%) TDD
11 98 (36.30%) T-SQL
11 98 (36.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 97 (35.93%) .NET Framework
13 95 (35.19%) Visual Studio
14 93 (34.44%) CSS
15 90 (33.33%) Software Engineering
15 90 (33.33%) WPF
16 85 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 79 (29.26%) WinForms
17 79 (29.26%) Relational Database
18 72 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
18 72 (26.67%) Silverlight
18 72 (26.67%) jQuery
19 68 (25.19%) LINQ
20 66 (24.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 60 (22.22%) Subversion
22 59 (21.85%) SharePoint
23 58 (21.48%) Multithreading

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 59 (21.85%) SharePoint
2 22 (8.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 19 (7.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (3.33%) CMS
5 3 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 57 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.22%) Fireworks
2 6 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.59%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (82.22%) SQL Server
2 79 (29.26%) Relational Database
3 72 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (7.78%) Crystal Reports
7 19 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 98 (36.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 95 (35.19%) Visual Studio
3 60 (22.22%) Subversion
4 42 (15.56%) NUnit
5 40 (14.81%) MSTest
6 34 (12.59%) Moq
7 20 (7.41%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (2.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (2.22%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (8.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 193 (71.48%) Developer
2 90 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 80 (29.63%) Senior Developer
4 71 (26.30%) .NET Developer
5 65 (24.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (19.63%) Architect
6 53 (19.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 40 (14.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 36 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (11.85%) Lead Developer
10 24 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (6.67%) Technical Architect
11 18 (6.67%) Technical Leader
12 17 (6.30%) Team Leader
13 16 (5.93%) Technical Developer
14 15 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
15 13 (4.81%) .NET Team Leader
16 12 (4.44%) Software Developer
16 12 (4.44%) Release Engineer
17 11 (4.07%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (100.00%) .NET
2 222 (82.22%) ASP.NET
3 127 (47.04%) WCF
4 104 (38.52%) HTML
5 97 (35.93%) .NET Framework
6 93 (34.44%) CSS
7 90 (33.33%) WPF
8 85 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 79 (29.26%) WinForms
10 72 (26.67%) Silverlight
10 72 (26.67%) jQuery
11 68 (25.19%) LINQ
12 66 (24.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 43 (15.93%) Web Services
14 35 (12.96%) XML
15 28 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 26 (9.63%) HTML5
17 25 (9.26%) Middleware
18 24 (8.89%) Ajax
19 23 (8.52%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.44%) N-Tier
2 16 (5.93%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (2.96%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.96%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.59%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.11%) Social Network
6 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.74%) Physics
6 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 105 (38.89%) Windows
2 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (47.41%) MVC
1 128 (47.41%) Scrum
2 99 (36.67%) TDD
3 90 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 58 (21.48%) Multithreading
5 50 (18.52%) Project Management
6 48 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (16.67%) OOD
8 44 (16.30%) Product Management
9 43 (15.93%) OO
10 42 (15.56%) Business Analysis
11 41 (15.19%) Configuration Management
12 30 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
15 17 (6.30%) Web Development
15 17 (6.30%) SOA
15 17 (6.30%) Web Application Development
16 16 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (5.93%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 119 (44.07%) SQL
2 103 (38.15%) JavaScript
3 98 (36.30%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.19%) PowerShell
5 13 (4.81%) C
6 6 (2.22%) XAML
7 5 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.74%) XPath
10 1 (0.37%) Java
10 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (2.96%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.74%) MCP
2 2 (0.74%) MCAD
2 2 (0.74%) MCSD
3 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 12 (4.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 155 (57.41%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.74%) Oracle
3 3 (1.11%) Facebook
3 3 (1.11%) Twitter
4 1 (0.37%) IBM
4 1 (0.37%) Nintex
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago