The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 227 155 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.92% 17.07% 13.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.22% 37.99% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 210 152 127
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
C#
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
502 408 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.27% 44.93% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 448 399 456
Average salary £44,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

C#
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Bedfordshire region.

C# Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

C#
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

C#
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +2 116 £45,000 -2.70% 8
Luton +8 63 £45,000 - 3
Dunstable -4 5 £37,500 -
Leighton Buzzard -8 1 £47,500 +26.66%
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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#.

1 432 (97.08%) .NET
2 344 (77.30%) SQL Server
3 336 (75.51%) ASP.NET
4 247 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
5 213 (47.87%) SQL
6 209 (46.97%) Microsoft
7 199 (44.72%) MVC
8 196 (44.04%) WCF
9 181 (40.67%) Scrum
10 180 (40.45%) JavaScript
11 160 (35.96%) HTML
12 137 (30.79%) Visual Studio
13 136 (30.56%) Windows
14 133 (29.89%) TDD
15 125 (28.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 101 (22.70%) .NET Framework
17 98 (22.02%) jQuery
18 97 (21.80%) MS Excel
19 96 (21.57%) WPF
20 95 (21.35%) SQL Server 2008
21 93 (20.90%) T-SQL
22 88 (19.78%) CSS
23 86 (19.33%) Team Foundation Server
24 80 (17.98%) Web Services
25 77 (17.30%) SharePoint
25 77 (17.30%) Silverlight
26 73 (16.40%) XML
27 69 (15.51%) VB.NET
28 60 (13.48%) SQL Server 2005
29 58 (13.03%) Software Engineering

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 77 (17.30%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.62%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (5.39%) CMS
4 21 (4.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (3.82%) NServiceBus
6 16 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (2.47%) IIS
8 7 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.35%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.22%) Papyrus
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.22%) Node.js
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 97 (21.80%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.39%) MS Office
3 6 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.22%) Simulink
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.22%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.02%) Internet
2 5 (1.12%) Intranet
3 3 (0.67%) HTTP
4 1 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (77.30%) SQL Server
2 95 (21.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (13.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (8.31%) Relational Database
5 31 (6.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (6.29%) Crystal Reports
7 27 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 13 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (2.92%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.35%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.90%) MySQL
13 3 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 137 (30.79%) Visual Studio
2 86 (19.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (10.56%) NUnit
4 37 (8.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 36 (8.09%) TeamCity
5 36 (8.09%) Subversion
6 31 (6.97%) Moq
7 30 (6.74%) Git (software)
8 29 (6.52%) MSTest
9 23 (5.17%) JIRA
10 16 (3.60%) FinalBuilder
10 16 (3.60%) SpecFlow
10 16 (3.60%) Jasmine
10 16 (3.60%) NSubstitute
10 16 (3.60%) Log4Net
11 11 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (1.80%) PowerBuilder
13 5 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.45%) Selenium IDE
General
1 40 (8.99%) Finance
2 15 (3.37%) Retail
3 11 (2.47%) Banking
4 8 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.80%) Automotive
5 7 (1.57%) Marketing
5 7 (1.57%) Games
6 5 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.67%) Legal
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 342 (76.85%) Developer
2 132 (29.66%) C# Developer
3 116 (26.07%) .NET Developer
4 103 (23.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 99 (22.25%) Senior Developer
6 67 (15.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 63 (14.16%) Senior C# Developer
8 58 (13.03%) Web Developer
9 51 (11.46%) Architect
10 41 (9.21%) Software Developer
11 36 (8.09%) ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (5.39%) Lead Developer
13 23 (5.17%) Technical Architect
14 21 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
15 20 (4.49%) Analyst
16 19 (4.27%) SharePoint Developer
17 18 (4.04%) .NET Team Leader
17 18 (4.04%) Team Leader
17 18 (4.04%) Programmer
18 16 (3.60%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (97.08%) .NET
2 336 (75.51%) ASP.NET
3 196 (44.04%) WCF
4 160 (35.96%) HTML
5 125 (28.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 101 (22.70%) .NET Framework
7 98 (22.02%) jQuery
8 96 (21.57%) WPF
9 88 (19.78%) CSS
10 80 (17.98%) Web Services
11 77 (17.30%) Silverlight
12 73 (16.40%) XML
13 54 (12.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 52 (11.69%) LINQ
15 47 (10.56%) WinForms
16 35 (7.87%) HTML5
17 27 (6.07%) Castle Windsor
18 24 (5.39%) Ajax
18 24 (5.39%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (4.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.17%) N-Tier
2 18 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (1.57%) Mathematics
4 7 (1.57%) Physics
4 7 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.90%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.67%) GIS
9 2 (0.45%) Social Media
9 2 (0.45%) User Experience
9 2 (0.45%) EPoS
10 1 (0.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 136 (30.56%) Windows
2 9 (2.02%) Android
2 9 (2.02%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.57%) UNIX
4 5 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.45%) Linux
6 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (44.72%) MVC
3 181 (40.67%) Scrum
4 133 (29.89%) TDD
5 58 (13.03%) Software Engineering
6 55 (12.36%) OO
7 45 (10.11%) E-Commerce
8 35 (7.87%) Multithreading
9 34 (7.64%) Project Management
10 26 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (5.84%) Matrix Management
10 26 (5.84%) OOD
11 25 (5.62%) Web Development
12 23 (5.17%) OOP
12 23 (5.17%) Configuration Management
13 21 (4.72%) BDD
13 21 (4.72%) Line Management
14 19 (4.27%) Mentoring
15 18 (4.04%) MVVM
15 18 (4.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 213 (47.87%) SQL
2 180 (40.45%) JavaScript
3 93 (20.90%) T-SQL
4 69 (15.51%) VB.NET
5 54 (12.13%) VB
6 27 (6.07%) Java
7 23 (5.17%) PowerShell
7 23 (5.17%) C++
7 23 (5.17%) VB6
8 18 (4.04%) C
9 17 (3.82%) Ruby
10 9 (2.02%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.57%) XAML
12 6 (1.35%) PHP
13 5 (1.12%) VBA
13 5 (1.12%) Groovy
14 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.22%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 36 (8.09%) Degree
2 7 (1.57%) PhD
3 6 (1.35%) ISEB
4 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.45%) MCP
5 2 (0.45%) MCAD
5 2 (0.45%) MCSD
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.92%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 17 (3.82%) MOM
2 16 (3.60%) logstash
3 2 (0.45%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 209 (46.97%) Microsoft
2 56 (12.58%) Oracle
3 8 (1.80%) Xamarin
3 8 (1.80%) Sitecore
3 8 (1.80%) Business Objects
4 7 (1.57%) Perforce
5 5 (1.12%) Apple
6 4 (0.90%) Progress
6 4 (0.90%) Adobe
7 3 (0.67%) IBM
7 3 (0.67%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.67%) ESRI
8 2 (0.45%) XMPie
8 2 (0.45%) Nintex
8 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.22%) Retek
9 1 (0.22%) HP
9 1 (0.22%) SAP
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedfordshire
JP Specialist Contracts
Salary: £50000 per annum + Pension + Life/Health
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 18 days ago