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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 1083 1097 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.58% 17.96% 20.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.19% 31.46% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 995 1016 991
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
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
3364 3487 3051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.71% 57.09% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2901 2999 2735
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 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 29 July 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 -3 266 £37,500 -6.25% 68
Wiltshire +6 207 £35,000 - 37
Gloucestershire -2 205 £40,000 - 28
Dorset -1 148 £36,250 -3.33% 49
Devon +3 120 £36,000 +2.85% 14
Somerset -3 108 £35,000 - 37
Cornwall +8 19 £32,500 +16.07% 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1781 (83.77%) .NET
2 1174 (55.22%) ASP.NET
3 1028 (48.35%) SQL Server
4 974 (45.81%) MVC
5 915 (43.04%) SQL
6 899 (42.29%) HTML
7 892 (41.96%) JavaScript
8 834 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
9 717 (33.73%) CSS
10 622 (29.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 495 (23.28%) jQuery
12 488 (22.95%) Microsoft
13 442 (20.79%) .NET Framework
14 398 (18.72%) Software Engineering
15 393 (18.49%) Java
16 367 (17.26%) Windows
17 363 (17.07%) TDD
18 361 (16.98%) WCF
19 331 (15.57%) Web Services
20 324 (15.24%) Degree
21 323 (15.19%) C++
22 320 (15.05%) Scrum
23 302 (14.21%) OO
24 278 (13.08%) Finance
25 274 (12.89%) VB.NET
25 274 (12.89%) Visual Studio
26 267 (12.56%) HTML5
27 265 (12.46%) SDLC
28 263 (12.37%) Entity Framework
29 239 (11.24%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 94 (4.42%) Node.js
2 93 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 80 (3.76%) IIS
4 69 (3.25%) CMS
5 49 (2.30%) Umbraco
6 28 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 26 (1.22%) JBoss
8 24 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 21 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (0.89%) WebLogic
10 19 (0.89%) ColdFusion
11 13 (0.61%) Apache
12 12 (0.56%) ArcGIS
12 12 (0.56%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.47%) NServiceBus
14 9 (0.42%) Confluence
14 9 (0.42%) Apache Spark
15 8 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.38%) Kentico
15 8 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 191 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.46%) MS Office
3 9 (0.42%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.14%) MS Project
5 3 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.094%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 21 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.52%) Changepoint
4 6 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.14%) Magento
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.14%) Maximo
5 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.094%) Summit
7 1 (0.047%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.047%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 68 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.32%) SaaS
4 4 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.14%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.094%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.094%) Office 365
6 2 (0.094%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.047%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.63%) Internet
2 36 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 22 (1.03%) SMPP
3 22 (1.03%) SMTP
4 15 (0.71%) SMS
5 14 (0.66%) HTTP
6 11 (0.52%) Ethernet
7 7 (0.33%) FTP
8 6 (0.28%) VoIP
8 6 (0.28%) LDAP
9 5 (0.24%) DNS
10 4 (0.19%) Intranet
10 4 (0.19%) WEP
11 3 (0.14%) PBX
12 2 (0.094%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.094%) Firewall
13 1 (0.047%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.047%) Extranet
13 1 (0.047%) DMZ
13 1 (0.047%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1028 (48.35%) SQL Server
2 163 (7.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 104 (4.89%) MySQL
5 83 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 69 (3.25%) NoSQL
7 67 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 66 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 66 (3.10%) Oracle Database
9 59 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 59 (2.78%) MongoDB
10 43 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (1.41%) Big Data
12 28 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 18 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
14 18 (0.85%) Hadoop
15 16 (0.75%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.56%) Oracle9i Database
17 10 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 274 (12.89%) Visual Studio
2 210 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 111 (5.22%) NUnit
4 109 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 109 (5.13%) Subversion
5 80 (3.76%) Selenium
5 80 (3.76%) Rhino Mocks
6 36 (1.69%) MSTest
7 31 (1.46%) Moq
8 30 (1.41%) JIRA
9 29 (1.36%) WebDriver
10 28 (1.32%) JUnit
11 26 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 24 (1.13%) SpecFlow
13 20 (0.94%) Jenkins
14 16 (0.75%) Eclipse
15 15 (0.71%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.56%) Log4Net
17 11 (0.52%) FitNesse
18 10 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 278 (13.08%) Finance
2 99 (4.66%) Telecoms
3 77 (3.62%) Banking
4 60 (2.82%) Advertising
5 52 (2.45%) Retail
6 47 (2.21%) Marketing
7 45 (2.12%) Electronics
8 43 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 43 (2.02%) Games
9 32 (1.51%) Aerospace
10 28 (1.32%) Back Office
11 20 (0.94%) Automotive
12 18 (0.85%) Publishing
13 9 (0.42%) Law
14 8 (0.38%) Legal
14 8 (0.38%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.28%) Military
16 5 (0.24%) Music Industry
17 4 (0.19%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1614 (75.92%) Developer
2 844 (39.70%) .NET Developer
3 488 (22.95%) C# Developer
4 359 (16.89%) Software Developer
5 352 (16.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 269 (12.65%) Software Engineer
7 255 (11.99%) Senior Developer
8 181 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 156 (7.34%) ASP.NET Developer
10 143 (6.73%) Senior .NET Developer
11 137 (6.44%) Web Developer
12 118 (5.55%) Junior
13 115 (5.41%) Graduate
14 99 (4.66%) Junior Developer
15 71 (3.34%) Analyst
16 67 (3.15%) .NET Software Developer
17 64 (3.01%) Applications Developer
17 64 (3.01%) Senior C# Developer
18 61 (2.87%) C# Software Developer
19 56 (2.63%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1781 (83.77%) .NET
2 1174 (55.22%) ASP.NET
3 899 (42.29%) HTML
4 717 (33.73%) CSS
5 622 (29.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 495 (23.28%) jQuery
7 442 (20.79%) .NET Framework
8 361 (16.98%) WCF
9 331 (15.57%) Web Services
10 267 (12.56%) HTML5
11 263 (12.37%) Entity Framework
12 239 (11.24%) XML
13 183 (8.61%) ASP.NET Web API
14 168 (7.90%) WPF
15 161 (7.57%) CSS3
16 150 (7.06%) LINQ
17 145 (6.82%) AngularJS
18 130 (6.11%) Ajax
19 120 (5.64%) REST
20 116 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 128 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 78 (3.67%) Mathematics
3 61 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
4 57 (2.68%) User Experience
5 52 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 41 (1.93%) Social Network
8 36 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (1.22%) Streaming Music
10 25 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 21 (0.99%) GIS
12 20 (0.94%) W3C
12 20 (0.94%) Digital Media
13 19 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
14 17 (0.80%) Visualisation
14 17 (0.80%) DTV
14 17 (0.80%) N-Tier
15 16 (0.75%) Xbox
16 13 (0.61%) Algorithms
17 12 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 367 (17.26%) Windows
2 119 (5.60%) Linux
3 81 (3.81%) Android
4 74 (3.48%) Apple iOS
5 33 (1.55%) UNIX
6 30 (1.41%) Windows Phone
7 24 (1.13%) Windows 8
8 14 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (0.52%) Windows CE
10 9 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
12 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.14%) Debian
14 3 (0.14%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.094%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.094%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.047%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.047%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 974 (45.81%) MVC
2 834 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (18.72%) Software Engineering
4 363 (17.07%) TDD
5 320 (15.05%) Scrum
6 302 (14.21%) OO
7 265 (12.46%) SDLC
8 150 (7.06%) Web Development
9 149 (7.01%) Web Application Development
10 125 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 118 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
12 116 (5.46%) Mentoring
13 114 (5.36%) OOP
14 109 (5.13%) MVVM
15 108 (5.08%) BDD
16 100 (4.70%) Waterfall
17 95 (4.47%) OOD
18 87 (4.09%) Dependency Injection
19 84 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
20 77 (3.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 915 (43.04%) SQL
2 892 (41.96%) JavaScript
3 393 (18.49%) Java
4 323 (15.19%) C++
5 274 (12.89%) VB.NET
6 216 (10.16%) T-SQL
7 148 (6.96%) C
8 104 (4.89%) VB
9 95 (4.47%) Ruby
10 93 (4.37%) Python
11 72 (3.39%) PHP
12 64 (3.01%) PL/SQL
13 26 (1.22%) XAML
14 25 (1.18%) Bash Shell
15 21 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 20 (0.94%) VB6
17 19 (0.89%) Perl
18 18 (0.85%) XPath
19 15 (0.71%) Assembly Language
20 11 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 324 (15.24%) Degree
2 106 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 70 (3.29%) SC Cleared
3 70 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 27 (1.27%) MCSD
6 18 (0.85%) MCP
7 16 (0.75%) ISEB
8 14 (0.66%) MCPD
9 13 (0.61%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.24%) PhD
12 3 (0.14%) HND
13 1 (0.047%) MCSE
13 1 (0.047%) MCSA
13 1 (0.047%) MCAD
13 1 (0.047%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.047%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.67%) QA
2 10 (0.47%) DO-178B
3 9 (0.42%) SLA
4 6 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.094%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 35 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.56%) Firmware
3 6 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.28%) Oracle Clusterware
4 5 (0.24%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.094%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.094%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.047%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (0.33%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (0.28%) Oracle Flashback
3 5 (0.24%) Puppet
3 5 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.094%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.047%) logstash
5 1 (0.047%) Graphite
5 1 (0.047%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 488 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 207 (9.74%) Oracle
3 50 (2.35%) Xamarin
4 21 (0.99%) Sencha
5 19 (0.89%) SAP
6 16 (0.75%) Sybase
6 16 (0.75%) hybris
7 13 (0.61%) Facebook
7 13 (0.61%) IBM
7 13 (0.61%) Google
8 12 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 11 (0.52%) TIBCO
10 9 (0.42%) Twitter
11 8 (0.38%) Kofax
11 8 (0.38%) Apple
12 7 (0.33%) Adobe
12 7 (0.33%) ESRI
13 6 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.28%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.28%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Pension + Healthcare and m
Posted: 1 hour ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingsbridge, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 39,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefit
Posted: 13 hours ago
Clevedon, Somerset
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
Talent International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000000 - £32000.0000000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago