The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 29 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1093 1055 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.85% 20.11% 20.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.23% 34.60% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 992 1075
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3500 3049 3164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.16% 58.11% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2729 2876
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
England

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C#
Salary Trend in the South West

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

C# Salary Trend in the South West

C#
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in the South West

C#
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Bristol -6 242 £40,000 +6.66% 66
Gloucestershire 0 229 £40,000 +14.28% 26
Dorset +4 215 £37,500 +15.38% 45
Somerset +7 178 £35,000 - 16
Wiltshire -6 148 £35,000 - 25
Devon +1 73 £35,000 +16.66% 17
Cornwall -1 2 £28,000 -6.66% 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1728 (79.45%) .NET
2 1247 (57.33%) ASP.NET
3 1035 (47.59%) SQL Server
4 886 (40.74%) SQL
5 833 (38.30%) JavaScript
6 822 (37.79%) HTML
7 729 (33.52%) MVC
8 638 (29.33%) CSS
9 551 (25.33%) Microsoft
10 461 (21.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 453 (20.83%) jQuery
12 440 (20.23%) Software Engineering
13 414 (19.03%) Java
14 401 (18.44%) C++
15 357 (16.41%) Windows
16 346 (15.91%) Degree
17 341 (15.68%) Agile Software Development
18 312 (14.34%) OO
19 299 (13.75%) .NET Framework
20 288 (13.24%) WCF
21 287 (13.20%) XML
22 278 (12.78%) Visual Studio
23 250 (11.49%) VB.NET
24 245 (11.26%) Scrum
25 229 (10.53%) Web Services
26 225 (10.34%) Web Development
27 221 (10.16%) TDD
28 217 (9.98%) Finance
29 216 (9.93%) MS Excel
30 204 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 181 (8.32%) SharePoint
2 115 (5.29%) IIS
3 108 (4.97%) CMS
4 86 (3.95%) Umbraco
5 59 (2.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 46 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 45 (2.07%) Node.js
8 26 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 24 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
11 22 (1.01%) Apache
12 19 (0.87%) WebLogic
13 16 (0.74%) WordPress
13 16 (0.74%) NServiceBus
14 15 (0.69%) ArcGIS
15 14 (0.64%) Kentico
16 13 (0.60%) Sitefinity
17 11 (0.51%) OpenROAD
18 8 (0.37%) Immediacy CMS
19 7 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 216 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.47%) MS Office
3 14 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.18%) InDesign
8 3 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.64%) Visualfiles
4 8 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.14%) Summit
5 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.14%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.092%) ProductWriter
7 1 (0.046%) SmartPlant
7 1 (0.046%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.046%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.046%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (0.87%) SaaS
3 7 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.14%) Office 365
4 3 (0.14%) Trello
5 2 (0.092%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.046%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.046%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.046%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.79%) Internet
2 34 (1.56%) VoIP
3 25 (1.15%) FTP
3 25 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 24 (1.10%) SMTP
5 23 (1.06%) DHCP
6 21 (0.97%) SAN
7 18 (0.83%) Intranet
8 15 (0.69%) Ethernet
9 12 (0.55%) PBX
10 11 (0.51%) HTTP
11 9 (0.41%) SSL
12 7 (0.32%) WAN
13 6 (0.28%) Extranet
13 6 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
14 4 (0.18%) Firewall
14 4 (0.18%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.18%) LDAP
14 4 (0.18%) LAN
14 4 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1035 (47.59%) SQL Server
2 204 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (5.84%) MySQL
4 100 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 83 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 82 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 80 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 62 (2.85%) RDBMS
9 46 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
10 40 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (1.52%) NoSQL
12 29 (1.33%) MongoDB
13 20 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 18 (0.83%) Hadoop
16 17 (0.78%) MS Access
17 16 (0.74%) Big Data
18 15 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
19 11 (0.51%) Ingres
20 8 (0.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 278 (12.78%) Visual Studio
2 118 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (2.67%) NUnit
4 43 (1.98%) Subversion
5 40 (1.84%) Selenium
6 34 (1.56%) Moq
7 33 (1.52%) Git (software)
8 31 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
9 30 (1.38%) MSTest
10 25 (1.15%) SpecFlow
11 21 (0.97%) WebDriver
12 15 (0.69%) MSBuild
13 13 (0.60%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.46%) JIRA
14 10 (0.46%) PVCS
14 10 (0.46%) JMeter
15 9 (0.41%) Bugzilla
15 9 (0.41%) FitNesse
15 9 (0.41%) SoapUI
15 9 (0.41%) Ranorex
General
1 217 (9.98%) Finance
2 107 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 81 (3.72%) Marketing
4 54 (2.48%) Advertising
5 53 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 46 (2.11%) Games
7 43 (1.98%) Banking
8 34 (1.56%) Aerospace
9 30 (1.38%) Electronics
10 23 (1.06%) Back Office
11 22 (1.01%) Military
12 18 (0.83%) Retail
12 18 (0.83%) Law
13 13 (0.60%) Local Government
14 12 (0.55%) Legal
15 8 (0.37%) Automotive
16 5 (0.23%) Billing
17 3 (0.14%) Publishing
18 2 (0.092%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.092%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1656 (76.14%) Developer
2 783 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 588 (27.03%) C# Developer
4 397 (18.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 275 (12.64%) Software Developer
6 266 (12.23%) Senior Developer
7 241 (11.08%) ASP.NET Developer
8 237 (10.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 230 (10.57%) Software Engineer
10 186 (8.55%) Web Developer
11 147 (6.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 93 (4.28%) Senior C# Developer
13 91 (4.18%) Junior
14 86 (3.95%) Programmer
15 76 (3.49%) Applications Developer
15 76 (3.49%) Graduate
16 71 (3.26%) .NET Software Developer
17 69 (3.17%) Junior Developer
18 68 (3.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 61 (2.80%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1728 (79.45%) .NET
2 1247 (57.33%) ASP.NET
3 822 (37.79%) HTML
4 638 (29.33%) CSS
5 461 (21.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 453 (20.83%) jQuery
7 299 (13.75%) .NET Framework
8 288 (13.24%) WCF
9 287 (13.20%) XML
10 229 (10.53%) Web Services
11 191 (8.78%) HTML5
12 174 (8.00%) WPF
13 117 (5.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 112 (5.15%) Ajax
15 102 (4.69%) WinForms
16 96 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 88 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 87 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 86 (3.95%) CSS3
20 83 (3.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 179 (8.23%) Computer Science
2 96 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 95 (4.37%) Mathematics
4 60 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
5 58 (2.67%) Client/Server
6 54 (2.48%) N-Tier
7 33 (1.52%) Digital Media
8 31 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
9 23 (1.06%) Open Source
10 19 (0.87%) GIS
10 19 (0.87%) Management Information System
11 16 (0.74%) Data Integration
12 15 (0.69%) iPhone
13 12 (0.55%) Visualisation
14 11 (0.51%) Physics
14 11 (0.51%) Social Network
14 11 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
15 10 (0.46%) CAN bus
16 9 (0.41%) PKI
17 8 (0.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 357 (16.41%) Windows
2 163 (7.49%) Linux
3 69 (3.17%) UNIX
4 47 (2.16%) Android
5 36 (1.66%) Solaris
6 35 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 30 (1.38%) HPUX
8 27 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (1.06%) Windows CE
10 20 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.55%) Windows Phone
12 11 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.51%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.28%) AIX
14 5 (0.23%) VxWorks
14 5 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
16 2 (0.092%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.092%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.092%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (33.52%) MVC
2 440 (20.23%) Software Engineering
3 341 (15.68%) Agile Software Development
4 312 (14.34%) OO
5 245 (11.26%) Scrum
6 225 (10.34%) Web Development
7 221 (10.16%) TDD
8 145 (6.67%) OOD
9 119 (5.47%) OOP
10 107 (4.92%) E-Commerce
10 107 (4.92%) Web Application Development
11 90 (4.14%) UML
12 87 (4.00%) Waterfall
13 85 (3.91%) Unit Testing
14 83 (3.82%) Content Management
15 71 (3.26%) Automated Testing
16 70 (3.22%) MVVM
17 64 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
18 56 (2.57%) Time Management
19 51 (2.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 886 (40.74%) SQL
2 833 (38.30%) JavaScript
3 414 (19.03%) Java
4 401 (18.44%) C++
5 250 (11.49%) VB.NET
6 188 (8.64%) T-SQL
7 182 (8.37%) C
8 158 (7.26%) VB
9 104 (4.78%) Python
10 93 (4.28%) PHP
11 83 (3.82%) Ruby
12 49 (2.25%) Shell Script
13 46 (2.11%) VB6
14 45 (2.07%) Perl
15 28 (1.29%) VC++
16 27 (1.24%) XPath
17 21 (0.97%) XAML
17 21 (0.97%) Delphi
18 20 (0.92%) PL/SQL
18 20 (0.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 346 (15.91%) Degree
2 132 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 90 (4.14%) DV Cleared
3 90 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 41 (1.89%) MCP
6 39 (1.79%) MCSD
7 36 (1.66%) MCTS
8 28 (1.29%) PhD
9 26 (1.20%) MCAD
10 22 (1.01%) ISEB
11 10 (0.46%) MCPD
12 8 (0.37%) HND
13 3 (0.14%) MCT
14 2 (0.092%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.092%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 1 (0.046%) APMP
15 1 (0.046%) HNC
15 1 (0.046%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.046%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.59%) QA
2 11 (0.51%) SLA
3 7 (0.32%) WCAG
4 4 (0.18%) TickIT
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.14%) GAMP
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.14%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.14%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.046%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.046%) DICOM
6 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (0.87%) VMware ESX
1 19 (0.87%) vSphere
2 17 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 16 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 19 (0.87%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.18%) SCCM
3 4 (0.18%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.18%) MOM
4 1 (0.046%) Nagios
4 1 (0.046%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.046%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.046%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.046%) logstash
Vendors
1 551 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 115 (5.29%) Oracle
3 43 (1.98%) Sitecore
4 30 (1.38%) JBoss
4 30 (1.38%) Citrix
5 25 (1.15%) HP
5 25 (1.15%) Cisco
6 24 (1.10%) VMware
7 23 (1.06%) Red Hat
8 22 (1.01%) Facebook
9 21 (0.97%) hybris
9 21 (0.97%) Google
10 19 (0.87%) Brocade
10 19 (0.87%) Symantec
10 19 (0.87%) NetApp
10 19 (0.87%) Veritas
11 16 (0.74%) SAP
11 16 (0.74%) ESRI
12 10 (0.46%) Adobe
13 8 (0.37%) IBM
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £55000 per annum - Training / Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
ThreePeople
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Including Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - 20% bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday