The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 1169 1004 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.94% 19.81% 19.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.19% 34.64% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 944 1051
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
C#
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3419 2898 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.40% 57.17% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 2603 2812
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -7 264 £42,000 +20.00% 65
Gloucestershire +1 231 £37,500 - 29
Wiltshire +2 212 £35,000 - 36
Dorset +2 172 £37,500 +15.38% 35
Somerset +4 152 £35,000 - 34
Devon -2 118 £34,500 +6.15% 15
Cornwall +1 7 £28,000 -13.84% 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1895 (81.09%) .NET
2 1331 (56.95%) ASP.NET
3 1140 (48.78%) SQL Server
4 955 (40.86%) JavaScript
5 903 (38.64%) SQL
6 901 (38.55%) HTML
7 846 (36.20%) MVC
8 762 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
9 720 (30.81%) CSS
10 571 (24.43%) Microsoft
11 522 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 516 (22.08%) jQuery
13 476 (20.37%) Software Engineering
14 427 (18.27%) C++
15 408 (17.46%) .NET Framework
16 396 (16.94%) Java
17 369 (15.79%) Degree
18 354 (15.15%) Windows
19 342 (14.63%) XML
20 329 (14.08%) WCF
21 315 (13.48%) Visual Studio
21 315 (13.48%) OO
22 310 (13.26%) TDD
23 298 (12.75%) Scrum
24 273 (11.68%) VB.NET
25 266 (11.38%) HTML5
26 246 (10.53%) Web Services
27 244 (10.44%) MS Excel
28 209 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
29 207 (8.86%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 207 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 122 (5.22%) IIS
3 114 (4.88%) CMS
4 74 (3.17%) Umbraco
5 65 (2.78%) Node.js
6 61 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 46 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 35 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 31 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
10 24 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (0.98%) WordPress
12 20 (0.86%) NServiceBus
13 16 (0.68%) Kentico
13 16 (0.68%) Apache
14 15 (0.64%) ArcGIS
15 12 (0.51%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
17 6 (0.26%) Immediacy CMS
17 6 (0.26%) Sitefinity
17 6 (0.26%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 244 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.58%) MS Office
3 21 (0.90%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.34%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.26%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.086%) MS Project
7 2 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.086%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.34%) Visualfiles
2 8 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.086%) ProductWriter
4 2 (0.086%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.043%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.043%) Summit
5 1 (0.043%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.043%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.28%) SaaS
3 21 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.13%) Trello
5 3 (0.13%) Office 365
5 3 (0.13%) GitHub
6 2 (0.086%) Heroku
6 2 (0.086%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.63%) Internet
2 36 (1.54%) VoIP
3 27 (1.16%) FTP
4 25 (1.07%) SMTP
5 24 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 16 (0.68%) DHCP
7 13 (0.56%) HTTP
7 13 (0.56%) SAN
8 12 (0.51%) Ethernet
8 12 (0.51%) PBX
9 11 (0.47%) Intranet
10 10 (0.43%) SSL
11 8 (0.34%) Asterisk PBX
11 8 (0.34%) Extranet
11 8 (0.34%) WAN
12 4 (0.17%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.17%) LDAP
12 4 (0.17%) Broadband
12 4 (0.17%) LAN
12 4 (0.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1140 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 209 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 129 (5.52%) MySQL
4 119 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 112 (4.79%) Relational Database
6 80 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 80 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 67 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 63 (2.70%) RDBMS
9 50 (2.14%) NoSQL
10 40 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 39 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
12 35 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 31 (1.33%) MongoDB
14 28 (1.20%) Big Data
15 27 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (0.73%) MS Access
17 15 (0.64%) Oracle Database
18 14 (0.60%) DB2
19 12 (0.51%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 315 (13.48%) Visual Studio
2 148 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 105 (4.49%) NUnit
4 61 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 56 (2.40%) Moq
6 51 (2.18%) Rhino Mocks
7 43 (1.84%) Subversion
7 43 (1.84%) SpecFlow
8 42 (1.80%) Selenium
9 30 (1.28%) MSTest
10 27 (1.16%) Cucumber
11 25 (1.07%) WebDriver
12 21 (0.90%) TeamCity
13 17 (0.73%) MSBuild
14 15 (0.64%) CruiseControl
15 12 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 11 (0.47%) JIRA
17 10 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 9 (0.39%) JMeter
18 9 (0.39%) Bugzilla
General
1 207 (8.86%) Finance
2 113 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 76 (3.25%) Games
4 75 (3.21%) Advertising
5 64 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 59 (2.52%) Marketing
7 55 (2.35%) Banking
8 38 (1.63%) Aerospace
9 36 (1.54%) Electronics
10 29 (1.24%) Retail
11 27 (1.16%) Back Office
12 20 (0.86%) Military
13 13 (0.56%) Automotive
14 11 (0.47%) Law
14 11 (0.47%) Legal
15 9 (0.39%) Local Government
16 2 (0.086%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.086%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.086%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.086%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1793 (76.72%) Developer
2 832 (35.60%) .NET Developer
3 603 (25.80%) C# Developer
4 393 (16.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 304 (13.01%) Senior Developer
6 284 (12.15%) Software Developer
7 267 (11.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 249 (10.65%) Software Engineer
9 246 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 205 (8.77%) Web Developer
11 164 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
12 99 (4.24%) Senior C# Developer
13 97 (4.15%) Junior
14 88 (3.77%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 84 (3.59%) .NET Software Developer
16 83 (3.55%) Applications Developer
17 80 (3.42%) SharePoint Developer
18 76 (3.25%) Graduate
18 76 (3.25%) Junior Developer
19 72 (3.08%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1895 (81.09%) .NET
2 1331 (56.95%) ASP.NET
3 901 (38.55%) HTML
4 720 (30.81%) CSS
5 522 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 516 (22.08%) jQuery
7 408 (17.46%) .NET Framework
8 342 (14.63%) XML
9 329 (14.08%) WCF
10 266 (11.38%) HTML5
11 246 (10.53%) Web Services
12 193 (8.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 166 (7.10%) WPF
14 142 (6.08%) CSS3
15 109 (4.66%) JSON
16 108 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
17 104 (4.45%) Ajax
17 104 (4.45%) SOAP
18 100 (4.28%) LINQ
19 98 (4.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 193 (8.26%) Computer Science
2 134 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 118 (5.05%) Mathematics
4 91 (3.89%) Mobile App
5 82 (3.51%) User Experience
6 68 (2.91%) Client/Server
7 48 (2.05%) N-Tier
8 39 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
10 26 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 23 (0.98%) iPhone
11 23 (0.98%) Open Source
11 23 (0.98%) Visualisation
12 20 (0.86%) GIS
13 16 (0.68%) Digital Media
14 15 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
15 13 (0.56%) Data Integration
16 12 (0.51%) Social Media
16 12 (0.51%) BBC
17 10 (0.43%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 354 (15.15%) Windows
2 133 (5.69%) Linux
3 73 (3.12%) UNIX
4 60 (2.57%) Android
5 41 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (0.98%) Solaris
8 21 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (0.81%) HPUX
10 15 (0.64%) Windows CE
11 10 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.43%) AIX
12 9 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.21%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.17%) VxWorks
16 3 (0.13%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.086%) Windows Phone 8
17 2 (0.086%) Windows Phone 7
17 2 (0.086%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 846 (36.20%) MVC
2 762 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 476 (20.37%) Software Engineering
4 315 (13.48%) OO
5 310 (13.26%) TDD
6 298 (12.75%) Scrum
7 206 (8.81%) Web Development
8 167 (7.15%) OOD
9 136 (5.82%) Web Application Development
10 131 (5.61%) OOP
11 108 (4.62%) Mentoring
12 106 (4.54%) Unit Testing
12 106 (4.54%) E-Commerce
13 95 (4.07%) BDD
14 93 (3.98%) Waterfall
15 87 (3.72%) Content Management
16 83 (3.55%) Automated Testing
17 79 (3.38%) UML
18 78 (3.34%) MVVM
19 73 (3.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 955 (40.86%) JavaScript
2 903 (38.64%) SQL
3 427 (18.27%) C++
4 396 (16.94%) Java
5 273 (11.68%) VB.NET
6 189 (8.09%) C
7 185 (7.92%) T-SQL
8 154 (6.59%) VB
9 112 (4.79%) Python
10 102 (4.36%) Ruby
11 82 (3.51%) PHP
12 59 (2.52%) VB6
13 49 (2.10%) Shell Script
14 36 (1.54%) Perl
15 26 (1.11%) PowerShell
16 24 (1.03%) XPath
17 23 (0.98%) VC++
18 21 (0.90%) XQuery
19 20 (0.86%) Delphi
19 20 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 369 (15.79%) Degree
2 150 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 96 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 95 (4.07%) DV Cleared
5 65 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 44 (1.88%) MCP
7 43 (1.84%) MCSD
8 28 (1.20%) MCTS
9 23 (0.98%) ISEB
10 20 (0.86%) MCAD
11 19 (0.81%) PhD
12 11 (0.47%) HND
13 8 (0.34%) MCPD
14 7 (0.30%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 2 (0.086%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 2 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
17 2 (0.086%) ISEB Practitioner
18 1 (0.043%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.12%) QA
2 9 (0.39%) SLA
3 6 (0.26%) WCAG
4 3 (0.13%) TickIT
4 3 (0.13%) GAMP
4 3 (0.13%) IEC 61508
4 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.043%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.043%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (0.77%) Hyper-V
1 18 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.51%) vSphere
2 12 (0.51%) VMware ESX
3 5 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (0.51%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.17%) SCCM
3 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.17%) MOM
4 1 (0.043%) Nagios
4 1 (0.043%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.043%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.043%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.043%) logstash
Vendors
1 571 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 145 (6.20%) Oracle
3 51 (2.18%) Sitecore
4 33 (1.41%) Facebook
5 32 (1.37%) hybris
6 29 (1.24%) Google
7 23 (0.98%) Red Hat
8 21 (0.90%) Apple
9 19 (0.81%) Citrix
10 18 (0.77%) Adobe
10 18 (0.77%) JBoss
10 18 (0.77%) VMware
11 17 (0.73%) Cisco
11 17 (0.73%) ESRI
12 16 (0.68%) HP
12 16 (0.68%) SAP
13 12 (0.51%) Informatica
13 12 (0.51%) NetApp
13 12 (0.51%) Veritas
13 12 (0.51%) Symantec
Weymouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tavistock, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sherborne, Dorset
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago