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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 1126 996 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.47% 19.18% 19.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.56% 33.68% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 931 1059
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 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
3458 2957 3080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.73% 56.94% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2960 2633 2816
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -4 244 £41,000 +17.14% 63
Gloucestershire 0 229 £37,750 +3.42% 45
Dorset +2 209 £37,500 +15.38% 34
Wiltshire -3 180 £35,000 - 46
Somerset +8 159 £34,500 -1.42% 28
Devon -4 88 £35,000 +7.69% 17
Cornwall +2 6 £28,000 -6.66% 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1779 (79.99%) .NET
2 1272 (57.19%) ASP.NET
3 1064 (47.84%) SQL Server
4 902 (40.56%) JavaScript
5 882 (39.66%) SQL
6 857 (38.53%) HTML
7 773 (34.76%) MVC
8 680 (30.58%) CSS
9 542 (24.37%) Microsoft
10 490 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 481 (21.63%) jQuery
12 466 (20.95%) Software Engineering
13 415 (18.66%) C++
14 395 (17.76%) Java
15 358 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
16 355 (15.96%) Degree
17 349 (15.69%) Windows
18 346 (15.56%) .NET Framework
19 316 (14.21%) XML
20 299 (13.44%) WCF
21 297 (13.35%) OO
22 291 (13.08%) Visual Studio
23 256 (11.51%) Scrum
24 250 (11.24%) VB.NET
25 249 (11.20%) TDD
26 230 (10.34%) MS Excel
27 221 (9.94%) Web Services
28 217 (9.76%) Web Development
29 211 (9.49%) HTML5
30 203 (9.13%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 193 (8.68%) SharePoint
2 121 (5.44%) IIS
3 109 (4.90%) CMS
4 75 (3.37%) Umbraco
5 58 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 56 (2.52%) Node.js
7 52 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 26 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
9 25 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
10 24 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
11 22 (0.99%) WordPress
12 19 (0.85%) Apache
13 17 (0.76%) ArcGIS
14 16 (0.72%) WebLogic
14 16 (0.72%) NServiceBus
15 14 (0.63%) Kentico
16 9 (0.40%) Sitefinity
17 8 (0.36%) Immediacy CMS
18 7 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
19 6 (0.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 230 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.66%) MS Office
3 19 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.27%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.18%) InDesign
9 2 (0.090%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.45%) Visualfiles
3 10 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.13%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.090%) Summit
5 2 (0.090%) ProductWriter
6 1 (0.045%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.045%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.045%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.03%) SaaS
3 8 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.13%) Office 365
5 3 (0.13%) Trello
6 2 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.090%) Heroku
7 1 (0.045%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.045%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.62%) VoIP
1 36 (1.62%) Internet
2 27 (1.21%) FTP
3 25 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.12%) SMTP
4 20 (0.90%) DHCP
5 18 (0.81%) SAN
6 15 (0.67%) Ethernet
7 14 (0.63%) Intranet
8 13 (0.58%) HTTP
9 12 (0.54%) PBX
10 9 (0.40%) SSL
11 8 (0.36%) WAN
11 8 (0.36%) Asterisk PBX
12 6 (0.27%) Extranet
13 4 (0.18%) CTI
13 4 (0.18%) Firewall
13 4 (0.18%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.18%) LAN
13 4 (0.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1064 (47.84%) SQL Server
2 203 (9.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 125 (5.62%) MySQL
4 106 (4.77%) Relational Database
5 89 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 79 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 75 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 62 (2.79%) RDBMS
9 47 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 40 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
11 36 (1.62%) NoSQL
12 28 (1.26%) MongoDB
13 22 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (0.94%) Hadoop
15 18 (0.81%) MS Access
16 17 (0.76%) Big Data
16 17 (0.76%) Oracle Database
17 16 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (0.58%) DB2
19 8 (0.36%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 291 (13.08%) Visual Studio
2 136 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 67 (3.01%) NUnit
4 45 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 45 (2.02%) Subversion
5 38 (1.71%) Selenium
5 38 (1.71%) Moq
6 35 (1.57%) Rhino Mocks
7 29 (1.30%) MSTest
8 26 (1.17%) SpecFlow
9 22 (0.99%) WebDriver
10 16 (0.72%) MSBuild
11 15 (0.67%) Cucumber
12 14 (0.63%) JIRA
13 11 (0.49%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.45%) JMeter
14 10 (0.45%) PVCS
14 10 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 9 (0.40%) Bugzilla
15 9 (0.40%) FitNesse
General
1 202 (9.08%) Finance
2 108 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 70 (3.15%) Marketing
4 61 (2.74%) Advertising
5 56 (2.52%) Games
6 54 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 41 (1.84%) Banking
8 35 (1.57%) Aerospace
8 35 (1.57%) Electronics
9 29 (1.30%) Back Office
10 21 (0.94%) Retail
11 20 (0.90%) Military
12 12 (0.54%) Law
12 12 (0.54%) Legal
13 11 (0.49%) Automotive
14 6 (0.27%) Local Government
15 3 (0.13%) Billing
16 2 (0.090%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.090%) Publishing
17 1 (0.045%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1698 (76.35%) Developer
2 800 (35.97%) .NET Developer
3 586 (26.35%) C# Developer
4 390 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 281 (12.63%) Senior Developer
6 276 (12.41%) Software Developer
7 237 (10.66%) Software Engineer
8 236 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 233 (10.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 198 (8.90%) Web Developer
11 153 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 97 (4.36%) Senior C# Developer
13 88 (3.96%) Junior
14 81 (3.64%) Applications Developer
15 80 (3.60%) Programmer
16 76 (3.42%) Graduate
16 76 (3.42%) .NET Software Developer
17 75 (3.37%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 70 (3.15%) SharePoint Developer
19 65 (2.92%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1779 (79.99%) .NET
2 1272 (57.19%) ASP.NET
3 857 (38.53%) HTML
4 680 (30.58%) CSS
5 490 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 481 (21.63%) jQuery
7 346 (15.56%) .NET Framework
8 316 (14.21%) XML
9 299 (13.44%) WCF
10 221 (9.94%) Web Services
11 211 (9.49%) HTML5
12 168 (7.55%) WPF
13 141 (6.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 115 (5.17%) Ajax
15 103 (4.63%) CSS3
16 101 (4.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 98 (4.41%) WinForms
18 94 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
19 93 (4.18%) JSON
20 92 (4.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 193 (8.68%) Computer Science
2 109 (4.90%) Mathematics
3 97 (4.36%) Mobile App
4 58 (2.61%) Client/Server
5 46 (2.07%) N-Tier
6 44 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
8 25 (1.12%) Digital Media
9 23 (1.03%) Open Source
9 23 (1.03%) GIS
10 21 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 18 (0.81%) iPhone
12 15 (0.67%) Data Integration
12 15 (0.67%) Visualisation
13 13 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (0.45%) CAN bus
14 10 (0.45%) DTV
15 9 (0.40%) Physics
15 9 (0.40%) PKI
16 8 (0.36%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 349 (15.69%) Windows
2 148 (6.65%) Linux
3 70 (3.15%) UNIX
4 49 (2.20%) Android
5 32 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (1.30%) Solaris
7 25 (1.12%) HPUX
8 21 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (0.90%) Windows CE
10 9 (0.40%) AIX
10 9 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.40%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.22%) VxWorks
12 5 (0.22%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
15 2 (0.090%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.090%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 773 (34.76%) MVC
2 466 (20.95%) Software Engineering
3 358 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
4 297 (13.35%) OO
5 256 (11.51%) Scrum
6 249 (11.20%) TDD
7 217 (9.76%) Web Development
8 154 (6.92%) OOD
9 118 (5.31%) Web Application Development
10 116 (5.22%) OOP
11 100 (4.50%) E-Commerce
12 94 (4.23%) Waterfall
13 88 (3.96%) UML
14 81 (3.64%) Unit Testing
15 80 (3.60%) Content Management
16 73 (3.28%) MVVM
17 69 (3.10%) Automated Testing
18 66 (2.97%) Time Management
19 65 (2.92%) Continuous Integration
20 64 (2.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 902 (40.56%) JavaScript
2 882 (39.66%) SQL
3 415 (18.66%) C++
4 395 (17.76%) Java
5 250 (11.24%) VB.NET
6 190 (8.54%) C
7 186 (8.36%) T-SQL
8 149 (6.70%) VB
9 107 (4.81%) Python
10 90 (4.05%) Ruby
11 89 (4.00%) PHP
12 49 (2.20%) Shell Script
13 48 (2.16%) VB6
14 43 (1.93%) Perl
15 28 (1.26%) VC++
16 25 (1.12%) XPath
17 22 (0.99%) PowerShell
18 21 (0.94%) XQuery
19 19 (0.85%) Assembly Language
20 18 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 355 (15.96%) Degree
2 130 (5.85%) Security Cleared
3 102 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 90 (4.05%) DV Cleared
5 55 (2.47%) SC Cleared
6 49 (2.20%) MCP
6 49 (2.20%) MCSD
7 34 (1.53%) MCTS
8 26 (1.17%) MCAD
9 25 (1.12%) PhD
10 22 (0.99%) ISEB
11 11 (0.49%) HND
12 8 (0.36%) MCPD
13 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.090%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.090%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.090%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.045%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.28%) QA
2 9 (0.40%) SLA
3 7 (0.31%) WCAG
4 4 (0.18%) TickIT
5 3 (0.13%) GAMP
5 3 (0.13%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.090%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.090%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.045%) DICOM
7 1 (0.045%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (0.76%) Hyper-V
2 16 (0.72%) vSphere
2 16 (0.72%) VMware ESX
3 15 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (0.72%) 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 (0.045%) Nagios
4 1 (0.045%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.045%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.045%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.045%) logstash
Vendors
1 542 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 118 (5.31%) Oracle
3 38 (1.71%) Sitecore
4 26 (1.17%) hybris
5 25 (1.12%) Facebook
5 25 (1.12%) Citrix
5 25 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 24 (1.08%) JBoss
7 23 (1.03%) Google
8 22 (0.99%) Cisco
9 21 (0.94%) VMware
10 20 (0.90%) HP
11 19 (0.85%) ESRI
12 18 (0.81%) SAP
13 16 (0.72%) NetApp
13 16 (0.72%) Veritas
13 16 (0.72%) Symantec
13 16 (0.72%) Brocade
14 13 (0.58%) Apple
15 12 (0.54%) Adobe
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £44000 per annum + Gym, Flexi time & Sitecore certs
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great career progression
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kingsbridge, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 39,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum - Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000-30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-40,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday