Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
South West > Dorset
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 522 290 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 35.53% 31.80% 20.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.70% 49.40% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 491 274 291
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,913 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 972 587 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 66.17% 64.36% 58.18%
Number of salaries quoted 859 533 700
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,400 £23,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £72,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +3.85% +4.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Dorset

C#
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for C# in Dorset

C#
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Dorset over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Dorset

C#
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +2 261 £37,500 -6.25% 33
Poole -1 202 £40,000 +6.67% 24
Dorchester -2 11 £40,000 -3.03%
Ferndown +4 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wimborne -20 4 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Blandford Forum - 4 £32,500 - 3
Wareham - 1 £42,500 -
C#
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for C#.

1 473 (90.61%) .NET
2 312 (59.77%) MVC
3 311 (59.58%) ASP.NET
4 286 (54.79%) JavaScript
5 279 (53.45%) SQL Server
6 253 (48.47%) SQL
7 235 (45.02%) HTML
8 208 (39.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 204 (39.08%) CSS
10 187 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
11 142 (27.20%) AngularJS
12 140 (26.82%) Microsoft
13 139 (26.63%) .NET Framework
14 138 (26.44%) jQuery
15 118 (22.61%) TDD
16 93 (17.82%) C++
17 81 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web API
18 78 (14.94%) Web Development
19 75 (14.37%) Degree
19 75 (14.37%) Visual Studio
20 74 (14.18%) OO
21 73 (13.98%) Software Engineering
21 73 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
22 70 (13.41%) OOP
23 64 (12.26%) Finance
23 64 (12.26%) KnockoutJS
24 61 (11.69%) CMS
25 60 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
26 57 (10.92%) Entity Framework
26 57 (10.92%) SDLC

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (11.69%) CMS
2 47 (9.00%) Umbraco
3 39 (7.47%) IIS
4 25 (4.79%) EPiServer
5 23 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 23 (4.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.96%) Kentico
7 3 (0.57%) Confluence
7 3 (0.57%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.53%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.30%) SaaS
4 9 (1.72%) npm
5 8 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
6 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.41%) Internet
2 3 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (6.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 24 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
6 23 (4.41%) NoSQL
7 21 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (2.87%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.92%) MS Access
11 8 (1.53%) OLAP
12 7 (1.34%) Power BI
13 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.19%) Big Data
15 1 (0.19%) Data Lake
15 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.19%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 75 (14.37%) Visual Studio
2 60 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (6.32%) Git (software)
4 32 (6.13%) NUnit
5 22 (4.21%) Subversion
6 17 (3.26%) Selenium
7 15 (2.87%) SpecFlow
8 13 (2.49%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (1.53%) Bower
10 8 (1.53%) NuGet
10 8 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.34%) JIRA
11 7 (1.34%) MSTest
12 6 (1.15%) JMeter
13 4 (0.77%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.38%) gulp
14 2 (0.38%) HP UFT
14 2 (0.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 64 (12.26%) Finance
2 23 (4.41%) Marketing
3 16 (3.07%) Retail
4 15 (2.87%) Music Industry
5 14 (2.68%) Automotive
6 11 (2.11%) Games
7 10 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.96%) Electronics
10 2 (0.38%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 425 (81.42%) Developer
2 249 (47.70%) .NET Developer
3 166 (31.80%) C# Developer
4 164 (31.42%) Software Developer
5 130 (24.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 89 (17.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 83 (15.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 74 (14.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 56 (10.73%) .NET Software Developer
9 56 (10.73%) C# Software Developer
10 53 (10.15%) Software Engineer
10 53 (10.15%) SQL Developer
11 45 (8.62%) Senior Developer
12 44 (8.43%) Web Developer
13 43 (8.24%) Senior .NET Developer
14 39 (7.47%) Junior
15 35 (6.70%) Junior Developer
16 31 (5.94%) .NET Web Developer
17 28 (5.36%) C# Web Developer
18 27 (5.17%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (90.61%) .NET
2 311 (59.58%) ASP.NET
3 235 (45.02%) HTML
4 208 (39.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 204 (39.08%) CSS
6 142 (27.20%) AngularJS
7 139 (26.63%) .NET Framework
8 138 (26.44%) jQuery
9 81 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 64 (12.26%) KnockoutJS
11 57 (10.92%) Entity Framework
12 54 (10.34%) LINQ
13 52 (9.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 49 (9.39%) WCF
15 44 (8.43%) Razor View Engine
16 39 (7.47%) Web Services
17 37 (7.09%) RESTful
18 35 (6.70%) HTML5
19 31 (5.94%) XML
20 29 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.54%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (4.79%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 18 (3.45%) CUDA
5 16 (3.07%) User Experience
6 13 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.30%) Device Driver
8 6 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.38%) Contactless
9 2 (0.38%) Fintech
9 2 (0.38%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (0.38%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.19%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.19%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.19%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.19%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 45 (8.62%) Linux
1 45 (8.62%) Windows
2 27 (5.17%) Android
3 12 (2.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 9 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (59.77%) MVC
2 187 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (22.61%) TDD
4 78 (14.94%) Web Development
5 74 (14.18%) OO
6 73 (13.98%) Software Engineering
7 70 (13.41%) OOP
8 57 (10.92%) SDLC
9 50 (9.58%) BDD
10 43 (8.24%) Web Application Development
11 39 (7.47%) Scrum
12 38 (7.28%) OOD
13 35 (6.70%) ERP
14 29 (5.56%) SOLID
15 26 (4.98%) Test Automation
16 25 (4.79%) Unit Testing
17 24 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (4.02%) Machine Learning
19 20 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
19 20 (3.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 286 (54.79%) JavaScript
2 253 (48.47%) SQL
3 93 (17.82%) C++
4 46 (8.81%) T-SQL
5 40 (7.66%) VB.NET
6 35 (6.70%) C
7 27 (5.17%) Java
8 21 (4.02%) Ruby
8 21 (4.02%) TypeScript
9 20 (3.83%) Python
10 12 (2.30%) Embedded C
10 12 (2.30%) Embedded C++
11 9 (1.72%) PHP
12 8 (1.53%) VB
13 6 (1.15%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.57%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.19%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.19%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 75 (14.37%) Degree
2 18 (3.45%) PhD
3 17 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.34%) ISEB
6 2 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 140 (26.82%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 18 (3.45%) NVIDIA
4 12 (2.30%) DevExpress
5 8 (1.53%) Google
5 8 (1.53%) Sage
6 7 (1.34%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.15%) Oracle
8 5 (0.96%) SAP
9 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.38%) Nintex