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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 188 219 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.73% 18.94% 17.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.19% 41.95% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 183 204 173
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
416 522 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.65% 45.16% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 385 469 431
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +4 101 £42,500 -8.10% 4
Luton 0 55 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Dunstable -12 10 £46,000 +22.66% 1
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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#.

1 396 (98.75%) .NET
2 327 (81.55%) ASP.NET
3 281 (70.07%) SQL Server
4 246 (61.35%) JavaScript
5 235 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
6 234 (58.35%) MVC
7 226 (56.36%) HTML
8 197 (49.13%) jQuery
9 191 (47.63%) CSS
10 184 (45.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 180 (44.89%) SQL
12 156 (38.90%) Microsoft
13 112 (27.93%) Windows
14 111 (27.68%) .NET Framework
15 105 (26.18%) Scrum
16 102 (25.44%) WCF
17 100 (24.94%) TDD
17 100 (24.94%) Entity Framework
18 89 (22.19%) T-SQL
19 88 (21.95%) Visual Studio
20 80 (19.95%) Web Services
21 79 (19.70%) Software Engineering
22 72 (17.96%) SQL Server 2012
23 70 (17.46%) AngularJS
23 70 (17.46%) HTML5
24 65 (16.21%) WPF
25 64 (15.96%) MS Excel
25 64 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
26 57 (14.21%) Web Development
27 54 (13.47%) Ajax

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 43 (10.72%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.73%) IIS
3 23 (5.74%) Node.js
4 21 (5.24%) CMS
5 9 (2.24%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.24%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.25%) WordPress
7 3 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.25%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 64 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.99%) MS Office
3 5 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.25%) Acrobat
3 5 (1.25%) InDesign
3 5 (1.25%) Adobe Premiere
3 5 (1.25%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.74%) SaaS
3 11 (2.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.50%) Intranet
2 5 (1.25%) HTTP
3 4 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (70.07%) SQL Server
2 72 (17.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 64 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (6.73%) Relational Database
4 27 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.25%) MS Access
10 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.25%) Big Data
10 1 (0.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 88 (21.95%) Visual Studio
2 52 (12.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (11.22%) Git (software)
4 33 (8.23%) NUnit
5 31 (7.73%) Rhino Mocks
6 26 (6.48%) Subversion
7 21 (5.24%) Moq
7 21 (5.24%) TeamCity
8 18 (4.49%) JIRA
9 12 (2.99%) Selenium
10 11 (2.74%) MSTest
11 8 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.75%) NSubstitute
13 6 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (1.50%) Log4Net
13 6 (1.50%) FinalBuilder
13 6 (1.50%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.50%) Jasmine
13 6 (1.50%) Bitbucket
14 5 (1.25%) Grunt
General
1 28 (6.98%) Banking
2 23 (5.74%) Finance
3 21 (5.24%) Back Office
4 20 (4.99%) Retail
5 14 (3.49%) Games
6 9 (2.24%) Marketing
6 9 (2.24%) Advertising
7 6 (1.50%) Hindi Language
7 6 (1.50%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.25%) French Language
8 5 (1.25%) German Language
8 5 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.00%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 293 (73.07%) Developer
2 147 (36.66%) .NET Developer
3 112 (27.93%) C# Developer
4 96 (23.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (14.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 60 (14.96%) Web Developer
6 52 (12.97%) Senior Developer
7 37 (9.23%) Software Developer
8 31 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (6.48%) Architect
10 24 (5.99%) Software Engineer
11 22 (5.49%) Development Manager
12 21 (5.24%) Senior .NET Developer
13 19 (4.74%) Senior C# Developer
14 18 (4.49%) Analyst
15 14 (3.49%) Technical Architect
15 14 (3.49%) .NET Software Engineer
16 12 (2.99%) SharePoint Developer
16 12 (2.99%) C# Software Developer
17 11 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (98.75%) .NET
2 327 (81.55%) ASP.NET
3 226 (56.36%) HTML
4 197 (49.13%) jQuery
5 191 (47.63%) CSS
6 184 (45.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 111 (27.68%) .NET Framework
8 102 (25.44%) WCF
9 100 (24.94%) Entity Framework
10 80 (19.95%) Web Services
11 70 (17.46%) HTML5
11 70 (17.46%) AngularJS
12 65 (16.21%) WPF
13 54 (13.47%) Ajax
14 51 (12.72%) ASP.NET Web API
15 48 (11.97%) XML
16 47 (11.72%) CSS3
17 45 (11.22%) WinForms
18 43 (10.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 38 (9.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.99%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.24%) N-Tier
2 21 (5.24%) Mathematics
3 15 (3.74%) User Experience
4 12 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.99%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.24%) Physics
5 9 (2.24%) Tandem
5 9 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.25%) Xbox
7 5 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.00%) Wiki
9 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.75%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 112 (27.93%) Windows
2 25 (6.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000
4 3 (0.75%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.75%) Windows Vista
4 3 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.25%) UNIX
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (58.35%) MVC
3 105 (26.18%) Scrum
4 100 (24.94%) TDD
5 79 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 57 (14.21%) Web Development
7 45 (11.22%) SDLC
8 40 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (9.98%) OO
9 38 (9.48%) E-Commerce
9 38 (9.48%) Kanban
10 34 (8.48%) Mentoring
11 28 (6.98%) Project Management
12 26 (6.48%) Multithreading
13 24 (5.99%) BDD
14 23 (5.74%) OOD
15 22 (5.49%) Unit Testing
16 20 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (4.24%) Web Application Development
17 17 (4.24%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 246 (61.35%) JavaScript
2 180 (44.89%) SQL
3 89 (22.19%) T-SQL
4 30 (7.48%) VB.NET
5 24 (5.99%) VB
6 14 (3.49%) C
6 14 (3.49%) Ruby
7 12 (2.99%) Java
8 11 (2.74%) C++
9 6 (1.50%) Python
9 6 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.25%) VB6
11 2 (0.50%) VBA
12 1 (0.25%) VC++
12 1 (0.25%) PHP
12 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (10.22%) Degree
2 13 (3.24%) ISEB
3 6 (1.50%) PhD
4 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.49%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.74%) MOM
2 6 (1.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 156 (38.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.99%) Nintex
3 11 (2.74%) Oracle
4 8 (2.00%) Facebook
5 5 (1.25%) Cisco
5 5 (1.25%) Adobe
6 4 (1.00%) Tieto
7 3 (0.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.50%) Telerik
8 2 (0.50%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.25%) Lumesse
9 1 (0.25%) Zend
9 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.25%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) Perforce
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago