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 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 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 1151 1137 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.26% 18.84% 19.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.00% 33.61% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1042 895
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3385 3383 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.64% 56.07% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 2898 2551
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 September 2015.

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 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
Bristol -1 293 £37,500 -6.25% 48
Gloucestershire 0 253 £40,000 +6.66% 53
Wiltshire +3 206 £35,000 - 35
Dorset -3 141 £38,875 +3.66% 33
Devon +4 120 £37,000 +5.71% 30
Somerset -5 106 £35,000 - 39
Cornwall +5 19 £32,500 +16.07%
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1787 (82.96%) .NET
2 1177 (54.64%) ASP.NET
3 1017 (47.21%) SQL Server
4 1008 (46.80%) MVC
5 920 (42.71%) JavaScript
6 917 (42.57%) SQL
7 906 (42.06%) HTML
8 855 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
9 719 (33.38%) CSS
10 632 (29.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 504 (23.40%) Microsoft
12 493 (22.89%) jQuery
13 451 (20.94%) .NET Framework
14 401 (18.62%) Software Engineering
15 400 (18.57%) TDD
16 390 (18.11%) Java
17 354 (16.43%) Windows
18 342 (15.88%) WCF
19 329 (15.27%) Scrum
20 314 (14.58%) C++
21 311 (14.44%) Web Services
22 298 (13.83%) Degree
23 290 (13.46%) Finance
24 278 (12.91%) OO
25 270 (12.53%) HTML5
26 267 (12.40%) Visual Studio
27 265 (12.30%) VB.NET
28 261 (12.12%) SDLC
29 259 (12.02%) Entity Framework
30 250 (11.61%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 100 (4.64%) Node.js
2 99 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 92 (4.27%) CMS
4 64 (2.97%) IIS
5 54 (2.51%) Umbraco
6 27 (1.25%) JBoss
6 27 (1.25%) Tomcat
7 25 (1.16%) Apache
8 24 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 19 (0.88%) ColdFusion
11 16 (0.74%) Apache Pig
12 15 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 13 (0.60%) ArcGIS
14 11 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.46%) WordPress
15 10 (0.46%) Drupal
16 9 (0.42%) Confluence
16 9 (0.42%) Apache Spark
17 8 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 196 (9.10%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.58%) MS Office
3 9 (0.42%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.093%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.093%) HipChat
7 1 (0.046%) MS Project
7 1 (0.046%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 28 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.51%) Changepoint
4 8 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.14%) Maximo
7 3 (0.14%) Magento
8 2 (0.093%) Summit
8 2 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 103 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.30%) SaaS
4 7 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.093%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.093%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.093%) GitHub
7 2 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.046%) Office 365
8 1 (0.046%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.25%) Internet
2 51 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 31 (1.44%) SMPP
3 31 (1.44%) SMTP
4 20 (0.93%) HTTP
5 18 (0.84%) SMS
6 13 (0.60%) Ethernet
6 13 (0.60%) FTP
6 13 (0.60%) Firewall
7 11 (0.51%) LDAP
8 7 (0.32%) Intranet
9 6 (0.28%) VoIP
10 4 (0.19%) Extranet
10 4 (0.19%) DNS
10 4 (0.19%) WEP
11 2 (0.093%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.046%) DMZ
12 1 (0.046%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.046%) PBX
12 1 (0.046%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1017 (47.21%) SQL Server
2 151 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 119 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 95 (4.41%) MySQL
5 79 (3.67%) NoSQL
6 78 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 67 (3.11%) Oracle Database
8 63 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 61 (2.83%) MongoDB
10 59 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 57 (2.65%) Relational Database
12 39 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
13 38 (1.76%) Big Data
14 24 (1.11%) Hadoop
15 23 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
16 21 (0.97%) Apache Hive
17 20 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 17 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
19 14 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
20 12 (0.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 267 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 225 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 129 (5.99%) Git (software)
4 104 (4.83%) Subversion
5 90 (4.18%) NUnit
6 83 (3.85%) Selenium
7 73 (3.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 42 (1.95%) JIRA
9 31 (1.44%) MSTest
10 30 (1.39%) Moq
11 29 (1.35%) JUnit
12 25 (1.16%) WebDriver
13 24 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 17 (0.79%) SpecFlow
15 15 (0.70%) Jenkins
16 14 (0.65%) Bitbucket
17 13 (0.60%) Eclipse
18 12 (0.56%) ReSharper
18 12 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 11 (0.51%) Mercurial
General
1 290 (13.46%) Finance
2 127 (5.90%) Telecoms
3 71 (3.30%) Banking
4 64 (2.97%) Advertising
5 54 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 51 (2.37%) Electronics
7 50 (2.32%) Marketing
8 48 (2.23%) Retail
9 47 (2.18%) Games
10 36 (1.67%) Back Office
11 25 (1.16%) Aerospace
12 20 (0.93%) Automotive
13 14 (0.65%) Publishing
14 9 (0.42%) Legal
15 7 (0.32%) Law
16 5 (0.23%) Music Industry
17 4 (0.19%) Military
17 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.14%) Multimedia
18 3 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1661 (77.11%) Developer
2 863 (40.06%) .NET Developer
3 489 (22.70%) C# Developer
4 376 (17.46%) Software Developer
5 344 (15.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 256 (11.88%) Software Engineer
7 254 (11.79%) Senior Developer
8 171 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 165 (7.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 140 (6.50%) Senior .NET Developer
11 124 (5.76%) Web Developer
12 122 (5.66%) Junior
13 111 (5.15%) Graduate
14 107 (4.97%) Junior Developer
15 80 (3.71%) Analyst
16 74 (3.44%) C# Software Developer
17 71 (3.30%) .NET Software Developer
18 58 (2.69%) Senior C# Developer
19 57 (2.65%) Junior .NET Developer
20 56 (2.60%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1787 (82.96%) .NET
2 1177 (54.64%) ASP.NET
3 906 (42.06%) HTML
4 719 (33.38%) CSS
5 632 (29.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 493 (22.89%) jQuery
7 451 (20.94%) .NET Framework
8 342 (15.88%) WCF
9 311 (14.44%) Web Services
10 270 (12.53%) HTML5
11 259 (12.02%) Entity Framework
12 250 (11.61%) XML
13 202 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 170 (7.89%) CSS3
15 167 (7.75%) WPF
16 151 (7.01%) AngularJS
17 134 (6.22%) LINQ
18 131 (6.08%) Ajax
19 118 (5.48%) SOAP
20 115 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 116 (5.39%) Computer Science
2 69 (3.20%) Mathematics
3 54 (2.51%) User Experience
4 53 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
6 43 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 41 (1.90%) Social Network
8 33 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
9 28 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 28 (1.30%) DTV
10 27 (1.25%) Streaming Music
11 25 (1.16%) W3C
12 23 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.84%) Xbox
13 18 (0.84%) Visualisation
14 16 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
14 16 (0.74%) GIS
15 15 (0.70%) iPhone
16 13 (0.60%) N-Tier
17 12 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 354 (16.43%) Windows
2 145 (6.73%) Linux
3 109 (5.06%) Android
4 96 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 45 (2.09%) UNIX
6 35 (1.62%) Windows Phone
7 27 (1.25%) Windows 8
8 12 (0.56%) Windows CE
9 11 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.23%) Debian
14 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.093%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.093%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.093%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.093%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.093%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1008 (46.80%) MVC
2 855 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (18.62%) Software Engineering
4 400 (18.57%) TDD
5 329 (15.27%) Scrum
6 278 (12.91%) OO
7 261 (12.12%) SDLC
8 159 (7.38%) Web Application Development
9 145 (6.73%) Web Development
10 136 (6.31%) Unit Testing
11 126 (5.85%) BDD
12 119 (5.52%) Mentoring
13 117 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
14 114 (5.29%) MVVM
15 111 (5.15%) OOP
16 100 (4.64%) Waterfall
17 91 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
18 82 (3.81%) OOD
19 80 (3.71%) E-Commerce
20 78 (3.62%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 920 (42.71%) JavaScript
2 917 (42.57%) SQL
3 390 (18.11%) Java
4 314 (14.58%) C++
5 265 (12.30%) VB.NET
6 210 (9.75%) T-SQL
7 169 (7.85%) C
8 107 (4.97%) VB
8 107 (4.97%) Ruby
9 95 (4.41%) Python
10 78 (3.62%) PHP
11 74 (3.44%) PL/SQL
12 28 (1.30%) XAML
13 27 (1.25%) XPath
14 25 (1.16%) Bash Shell
15 23 (1.07%) PowerShell
16 22 (1.02%) Perl
17 19 (0.88%) VBScript
17 19 (0.88%) Objective-C
18 18 (0.84%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 298 (13.83%) Degree
2 119 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 82 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 49 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 17 (0.79%) MCSD
7 16 (0.74%) ISEB
8 15 (0.70%) MCPD
9 14 (0.65%) MCSE
10 12 (0.56%) ISTQB
11 11 (0.51%) CCNA
11 11 (0.51%) Linux+ Certification
11 11 (0.51%) GIAC
11 11 (0.51%) SSCP
11 11 (0.51%) CISSP
11 11 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.37%) MCP
13 8 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.09%) QA
2 11 (0.51%) SLA
3 9 (0.42%) DO-178B
4 8 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.093%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.046%) TickIT
System Software
1 24 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.70%) Firmware
3 8 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (0.37%) Oracle Clusterware
4 5 (0.23%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.093%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.046%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.046%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.046%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (0.42%) Data Guard
2 9 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (0.37%) Oracle Flashback
4 5 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.19%) Puppet
6 1 (0.046%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.046%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 504 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 196 (9.10%) Oracle
3 55 (2.55%) Xamarin
4 28 (1.30%) SAP
5 19 (0.88%) Google
6 17 (0.79%) EPiServer
6 17 (0.79%) Sitecore
7 15 (0.70%) Sencha
8 14 (0.65%) hybris
8 14 (0.65%) Kofax
9 12 (0.56%) Apple
10 11 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (0.46%) IBM
11 10 (0.46%) Facebook
12 9 (0.42%) Twitter
12 9 (0.42%) Sybase
13 8 (0.37%) Adobe
13 8 (0.37%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.32%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.32%) ESRI
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis IT
Salary: benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL Recruitment
Salary: + Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday