The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 174 108 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.68% 17.34% 18.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.16% 28.27% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 165 103 110
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
456 382 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 64.68% 61.32% 55.85%
Number of salaries quoted 375 347 298
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C#
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

C# Salary Trend in Dorset

C#
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Dorset

C#
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bournemouth 0 99 £40,000 +20.30% 25
Poole -6 19 £35,000 +6.87% 3
Weymouth +9 11 £28,500 -18.57% 3
Dorchester +5 8 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Ferndown - 4 £22,500 - 1
Wimborne -1 1 £45,000 +80.00%
C#
South West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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#.

1 351 (88.86%) .NET
2 280 (70.89%) ASP.NET
3 219 (55.44%) JavaScript
4 217 (54.94%) SQL
5 215 (54.43%) SQL Server
6 173 (43.80%) CSS
7 172 (43.54%) HTML
8 166 (42.03%) MVC
9 127 (32.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 125 (31.65%) jQuery
11 95 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
12 92 (23.29%) Software Engineering
13 90 (22.78%) Degree
14 82 (20.76%) Visual Studio
15 81 (20.51%) .NET Framework
16 68 (17.22%) Microsoft
17 62 (15.70%) WCF
18 58 (14.68%) C++
19 56 (14.18%) OO
20 47 (11.90%) Windows
21 46 (11.65%) TDD
22 41 (10.38%) HTML5
22 41 (10.38%) MS Excel
23 40 (10.13%) SharePoint
23 40 (10.13%) T-SQL
24 39 (9.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 37 (9.37%) Finance
26 35 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 34 (8.61%) Scrum
27 34 (8.61%) XML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 40 (10.13%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 20 (5.06%) WordPress
4 18 (4.56%) Node.js
5 17 (4.30%) SharePoint Server
6 16 (4.05%) CMS
7 11 (2.78%) Umbraco
7 11 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.53%) IIS
9 4 (1.01%) Immediacy CMS
10 2 (0.51%) Confluence
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 41 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.29%) VoIP
2 6 (1.52%) PBX
3 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.27%) FTP
4 4 (1.01%) WAN
5 3 (0.76%) Intranet
6 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.25%) HTTP
6 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (54.43%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (3.29%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.53%) MySQL
6 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.51%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.51%) Cognos Impromptu
9 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (20.76%) Visual Studio
2 15 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.78%) Subversion
4 7 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (1.77%) NUnit
5 2 (0.51%) NCrunch
5 2 (0.51%) JIRA
5 2 (0.51%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.51%) WATIR
5 2 (0.51%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.51%) Hudson
5 2 (0.51%) Moq
5 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.51%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.25%) CodeWarrior
General
1 37 (9.37%) Finance
2 25 (6.33%) Games
3 18 (4.56%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.04%) Marketing
4 12 (3.04%) Electronics
4 12 (3.04%) Advertising
5 7 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.76%) Back Office
6 3 (0.76%) Retail
7 2 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 335 (84.81%) Developer
2 166 (42.03%) .NET Developer
3 111 (28.10%) C# Developer
4 87 (22.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 65 (16.46%) Software Developer
6 63 (15.95%) Web Developer
7 59 (14.94%) Senior Developer
8 56 (14.18%) ASP.NET Developer
9 53 (13.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 38 (9.62%) Software Engineer
11 35 (8.86%) Senior .NET Developer
12 29 (7.34%) Junior
13 25 (6.33%) SharePoint Developer
14 21 (5.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (5.06%) Graduate
15 20 (5.06%) Junior Developer
16 16 (4.05%) .NET Web Developer
17 13 (3.29%) Front-End Developer
17 13 (3.29%) Front-End Web Developer
18 12 (3.04%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (88.86%) .NET
2 280 (70.89%) ASP.NET
3 173 (43.80%) CSS
4 172 (43.54%) HTML
5 127 (32.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 125 (31.65%) jQuery
7 81 (20.51%) .NET Framework
8 62 (15.70%) WCF
9 41 (10.38%) HTML5
10 39 (9.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 35 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 34 (8.61%) XML
13 32 (8.10%) CSS3
14 31 (7.85%) AngularJS
15 27 (6.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (6.33%) NHibernate
17 22 (5.57%) WPF
18 20 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
19 18 (4.56%) Ninject
20 17 (4.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.09%) Client/Server
1 28 (7.09%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.32%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.80%) iPhone
5 10 (2.53%) Data Integration
6 9 (2.28%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.77%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.27%) Social Network
9 3 (0.76%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.76%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.51%) Physics
10 2 (0.51%) Replication
11 1 (0.25%) FMCG
11 1 (0.25%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.25%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.90%) Windows
2 21 (5.32%) Linux
3 18 (4.56%) Android
4 13 (3.29%) Windows CE
5 6 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (42.03%) MVC
2 95 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (23.29%) Software Engineering
4 56 (14.18%) OO
5 46 (11.65%) TDD
6 34 (8.61%) Scrum
7 33 (8.35%) OOD
7 33 (8.35%) Web Development
8 28 (7.09%) Web Application Development
9 24 (6.08%) Dependency Injection
10 23 (5.82%) Time Management
11 18 (4.56%) Domain-Driven Design
12 11 (2.78%) UML
12 11 (2.78%) OOP
12 11 (2.78%) Pair Programming
13 10 (2.53%) Mentoring
13 10 (2.53%) Waterfall
14 8 (2.03%) E-Commerce
15 6 (1.52%) iOS Development
15 6 (1.52%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 219 (55.44%) JavaScript
2 217 (54.94%) SQL
3 58 (14.68%) C++
4 40 (10.13%) T-SQL
5 28 (7.09%) VB
6 25 (6.33%) PHP
7 23 (5.82%) VB.NET
8 22 (5.57%) Java
9 14 (3.54%) C
10 11 (2.78%) VB6
11 7 (1.77%) VC++
12 5 (1.27%) Perl
13 4 (1.01%) XAML
13 4 (1.01%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.51%) Ruby
15 2 (0.51%) VBA
16 1 (0.25%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.25%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (22.78%) Degree
2 17 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.28%) MCP
3 9 (2.28%) MCSD
4 5 (1.27%) MCPD
4 5 (1.27%) MCTS
5 1 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 68 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.80%) Google
3 7 (1.77%) Oracle
4 3 (0.76%) Cisco
4 3 (0.76%) Tableau
4 3 (0.76%) Facebook
5 2 (0.51%) Endeca
5 2 (0.51%) Telerik
5 2 (0.51%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.25%) Sitecore
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Just now
Weymouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - 20% bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Verwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Flexi time, pension, 24 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + Pension, Gym, 23 days holiday, Flexi time
Posted: 7 days ago