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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 161 220 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.31% 22.09% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.98% 44.18% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 155 203 173
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
413 498 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.41% 50.00% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 386 471 442
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -1 102 £47,500 - 4
Luton -9 16 £51,250 +20.58% 5
Leighton Buzzard 0 10 £50,000 +33.33%
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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#.

1 377 (96.42%) .NET
2 293 (74.94%) ASP.NET
3 291 (74.42%) SQL Server
4 247 (63.17%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (56.01%) Microsoft
6 187 (47.83%) Scrum
7 186 (47.57%) MVC
8 182 (46.55%) WCF
9 161 (41.18%) SQL
10 154 (39.39%) JavaScript
11 141 (36.06%) Visual Studio
12 137 (35.04%) TDD
13 131 (33.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 130 (33.25%) HTML
15 103 (26.34%) MS Excel
16 101 (25.83%) jQuery
17 95 (24.30%) Windows
18 93 (23.79%) WPF
19 91 (23.27%) .NET Framework
20 85 (21.74%) Silverlight
21 84 (21.48%) SQL Server 2008
21 84 (21.48%) Team Foundation Server
22 76 (19.44%) CSS
23 72 (18.41%) T-SQL
24 64 (16.37%) Web Services
25 62 (15.86%) SharePoint
26 56 (14.32%) OO
26 56 (14.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 55 (14.07%) WinForms
27 55 (14.07%) LINQ

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 62 (15.86%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.86%) CMS
3 18 (4.60%) NServiceBus
4 16 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.53%) IIS
10 5 (1.28%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.51%) Node.js
12 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Foundation
12 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 103 (26.34%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.39%) MS Office
3 4 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.26%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.07%) Internet
2 5 (1.28%) Intranet
3 3 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (74.42%) SQL Server
2 84 (21.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (10.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (4.86%) Oracle Database
5 19 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (4.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 19 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (4.60%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.77%) MySQL
9 3 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.26%) SQLite
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 141 (36.06%) Visual Studio
2 84 (21.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (12.02%) Rhino Mocks
4 41 (10.49%) NUnit
5 38 (9.72%) Moq
6 27 (6.91%) TeamCity
7 26 (6.65%) Git (software)
8 24 (6.14%) Subversion
9 19 (4.86%) JIRA
10 17 (4.35%) MSTest
11 16 (4.09%) Log4Net
11 16 (4.09%) NSubstitute
11 16 (4.09%) FinalBuilder
11 16 (4.09%) SpecFlow
11 16 (4.09%) Jasmine
12 9 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 27 (6.91%) Finance
2 10 (2.56%) Automotive
3 8 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.79%) Games
5 6 (1.53%) Retail
5 6 (1.53%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.02%) Legal
6 4 (1.02%) Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Avionics
7 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 276 (70.59%) Developer
2 115 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 98 (25.06%) C# .NET Developer
4 97 (24.81%) .NET Developer
5 70 (17.90%) Senior Developer
6 62 (15.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 54 (13.81%) Architect
7 54 (13.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 48 (12.28%) Web Developer
9 36 (9.21%) Development Manager
10 35 (8.95%) Software Developer
11 34 (8.70%) Technical Architect
12 26 (6.65%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (6.65%) Lead Architect
13 22 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
14 20 (5.12%) Programmer
15 19 (4.86%) Team Leader
16 15 (3.84%) .NET Team Leader
17 14 (3.58%) Lead Developer
18 13 (3.32%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (96.42%) .NET
2 293 (74.94%) ASP.NET
3 182 (46.55%) WCF
4 131 (33.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 130 (33.25%) HTML
6 101 (25.83%) jQuery
7 93 (23.79%) WPF
8 91 (23.27%) .NET Framework
9 85 (21.74%) Silverlight
10 76 (19.44%) CSS
11 64 (16.37%) Web Services
12 56 (14.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 55 (14.07%) LINQ
13 55 (14.07%) WinForms
14 37 (9.46%) Ajax
15 35 (8.95%) XML
16 30 (7.67%) HTML5
16 30 (7.67%) Castle Windsor
17 23 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
17 23 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.67%) N-Tier
2 19 (4.86%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.58%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 7 (1.79%) Physics
5 5 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.02%) Taxonomies
6 4 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.77%) GIS
8 2 (0.51%) EPoS
8 2 (0.51%) Social Media
9 1 (0.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (24.30%) Windows
2 10 (2.56%) Android
2 10 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.05%) UNIX
4 6 (1.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (63.17%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (47.83%) Scrum
3 186 (47.57%) MVC
4 137 (35.04%) TDD
5 56 (14.32%) OO
6 39 (9.97%) E-Commerce
6 39 (9.97%) Software Engineering
7 38 (9.72%) Matrix Management
8 36 (9.21%) OOD
9 34 (8.70%) Coaching
10 33 (8.44%) Performance Management
11 32 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (7.67%) Multithreading
13 25 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (6.39%) BDD
14 24 (6.14%) Web Development
15 22 (5.63%) Mentoring
16 21 (5.37%) MVVM
17 20 (5.12%) OOP
17 20 (5.12%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (41.18%) SQL
2 154 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 72 (18.41%) T-SQL
4 49 (12.53%) VB.NET
5 30 (7.67%) VB
6 21 (5.37%) PowerShell
7 20 (5.12%) Ruby
8 19 (4.86%) C++
9 18 (4.60%) VB6
10 11 (2.81%) Java
11 9 (2.30%) C
12 6 (1.53%) PHP
12 6 (1.53%) VBA
13 5 (1.28%) VC++
13 5 (1.28%) XAML
14 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.51%) VBScript
14 2 (0.51%) Groovy
15 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (6.91%) Degree
2 11 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.79%) PhD
4 2 (0.51%) MCP
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.79%) QA
2 3 (0.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 20 (5.12%) MOM
2 16 (4.09%) logstash
3 2 (0.51%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 219 (56.01%) Microsoft
2 50 (12.79%) Oracle
3 10 (2.56%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.05%) Business Objects
5 7 (1.79%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.28%) Apple
7 4 (1.02%) Progress
7 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.77%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.77%) ESRI
9 2 (0.51%) Nintex
9 2 (0.51%) IBM
10 1 (0.26%) SAP
10 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.26%) Sage
10 1 (0.26%) Retek
10 1 (0.26%) Lumesse
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum £32,000 - £45,000 + On Experience +
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + bens including pension & share opt
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago