Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,836 2,136 1,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.50% 20.73% 19.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.25% 34.02% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,489 1,903 1,778
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £25,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,800 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 the South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,693 6,278 6,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 57.37% 60.93% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4,579 5,283 5,235
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for C# 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# in the South West.

Salary trend for C# in the South West

C#
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the South West over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in the South West

C#
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 September 2019. 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
Bristol -2 567 £47,500 +5.56% 124
Dorset +1 383 £42,500 +6.25% 76
Wiltshire -2 303 £45,000 +12.50% 49
Gloucestershire -1 290 £47,500 +5.56% 55
Somerset -1 149 £45,000 +5.88% 29
Devon 0 110 £40,500 +1.25% 59
Cornwall +1 27 £35,250 +3.68% 13
C#
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 South West region with a requirement for C#.

1 1,291 (70.32%) .NET
2 922 (50.22%) Agile Software Development
3 807 (43.95%) JavaScript
4 662 (36.06%) ASP.NET
5 632 (34.42%) SQL Server
6 618 (33.66%) SQL
7 593 (32.30%) MVC
8 563 (30.66%) HTML
9 556 (30.28%) CSS
10 475 (25.87%) Software Engineering
11 448 (24.40%) Azure
12 383 (20.86%) AngularJS
13 358 (19.50%) Scrum
14 337 (18.36%) Java
15 327 (17.81%) Microsoft
15 327 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC
16 321 (17.48%) Test Automation
17 308 (16.78%) .NET Framework
18 301 (16.39%) Finance
19 296 (16.12%) jQuery
20 279 (15.20%) C++
21 275 (14.98%) DevOps
22 259 (14.11%) Git (software)
23 253 (13.78%) TDD
24 235 (12.80%) Python
25 234 (12.75%) React
26 233 (12.69%) .NET Core
27 211 (11.49%) Degree
28 204 (11.11%) TypeScript
29 202 (11.00%) ASP.NET Web API

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 47 (2.56%) CMS
2 43 (2.34%) IIS
3 38 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (1.80%) JBoss
5 28 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 24 (1.31%) Confluence
7 19 (1.03%) Apache Spark
8 18 (0.98%) Umbraco
9 16 (0.87%) OpenStack
10 14 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (0.76%) EPiServer
10 14 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 11 (0.60%) Apache
11 11 (0.60%) nginx
12 7 (0.38%) Tornado
13 5 (0.27%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.27%) WordPress
14 3 (0.16%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.16%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.11%) Kentico
Applications
1 15 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.054%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.054%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.054%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 30 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.16%) Raiser's Edge
2 3 (0.16%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.054%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.054%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 448 (24.40%) Azure
2 193 (10.51%) AWS
3 56 (3.05%) GCP
4 50 (2.72%) SaaS
5 48 (2.61%) Serverless
6 31 (1.69%) npm
7 30 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
8 25 (1.36%) PaaS
9 24 (1.31%) OpenShift
10 22 (1.20%) Azure Functions
11 18 (0.98%) IaaS
12 17 (0.93%) NuGet
13 16 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (0.71%) Amazon ECS
16 10 (0.54%) Office 365
16 10 (0.54%) Power Platform
17 9 (0.49%) GitHub
18 7 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
18 7 (0.38%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.02%) Internet
1 37 (2.02%) TCP/IP
2 33 (1.80%) HTTP
3 26 (1.42%) Firewall
4 24 (1.31%) HTTPS
5 11 (0.60%) SSL
6 7 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (0.27%) 3G
7 5 (0.27%) 4G
8 4 (0.22%) Intranet
8 4 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.16%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.16%) DNS
9 3 (0.16%) NFC
9 3 (0.16%) RS-232
9 3 (0.16%) RS-485
10 2 (0.11%) PBX
11 1 (0.054%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.054%) Skype
11 1 (0.054%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (34.42%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.34%) MySQL
3 71 (3.87%) Big Data
4 43 (2.34%) MongoDB
4 43 (2.34%) Relational Database
5 32 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (1.20%) Hadoop
8 20 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (1.03%) NoSQL
10 18 (0.98%) GIS
11 15 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (0.76%) MS Access
13 12 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
13 12 (0.65%) Geospatial Data
13 12 (0.65%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 259 (14.11%) Git (software)
2 141 (7.68%) Visual Studio
3 130 (7.08%) Selenium
4 109 (5.94%) JIRA
5 83 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 68 (3.70%) SpecFlow
6 68 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
7 61 (3.32%) Cucumber
8 50 (2.72%) Jenkins
9 47 (2.56%) NUnit
10 45 (2.45%) WebDriver
11 38 (2.07%) Subversion
12 36 (1.96%) Bitbucket
12 36 (1.96%) JMeter
13 32 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 32 (1.74%) Eclipse
13 32 (1.74%) SoapUI
14 25 (1.36%) git-flow
15 24 (1.31%) LoadRunner
16 22 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 301 (16.39%) Finance
2 142 (7.73%) Marketing
3 136 (7.41%) Public Sector
4 108 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 95 (5.17%) Electronics
6 83 (4.52%) Telecoms
7 67 (3.65%) Retail
8 31 (1.69%) Games
9 23 (1.25%) Aerospace
10 19 (1.03%) Banking
10 19 (1.03%) Military
11 18 (0.98%) Police
12 15 (0.82%) Local Government
13 14 (0.76%) Fire and Rescue
13 14 (0.76%) Legal
14 10 (0.54%) Automotive
15 9 (0.49%) Law
16 7 (0.38%) Advertising
16 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.33%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 1,139 (62.04%) Developer
2 507 (27.61%) .NET Developer
3 385 (20.97%) C# Developer
4 322 (17.54%) Software Engineer
5 309 (16.83%) Software Developer
6 241 (13.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 151 (8.22%) Senior Developer
8 107 (5.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 105 (5.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 96 (5.23%) C# Software Developer
11 95 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
12 90 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 83 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
14 81 (4.41%) SQL Developer
15 78 (4.25%) Analyst
16 71 (3.87%) .NET Software Developer
16 71 (3.87%) Junior
17 64 (3.49%) Graduate
18 61 (3.32%) Web Developer
19 55 (3.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,291 (70.32%) .NET
2 662 (36.06%) ASP.NET
3 563 (30.66%) HTML
4 556 (30.28%) CSS
5 383 (20.86%) AngularJS
6 327 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 308 (16.78%) .NET Framework
8 296 (16.12%) jQuery
9 234 (12.75%) React
10 233 (12.69%) .NET Core
11 202 (11.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 182 (9.91%) HTML5
13 177 (9.64%) Web Services
14 162 (8.82%) Node.js
15 156 (8.50%) Entity Framework
16 126 (6.86%) REST
17 117 (6.37%) XML
18 100 (5.45%) Sass
19 98 (5.34%) WCF
20 91 (4.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 129 (7.03%) Greenfield Project
2 76 (4.14%) User Experience
3 72 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (3.00%) Mobile App
5 47 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
6 39 (2.12%) Embedded Systems
7 38 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.69%) Robotics
9 23 (1.25%) Management Information System
10 22 (1.20%) Internet of Things
11 20 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
12 18 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 17 (0.93%) Cybercrime
14 16 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
15 14 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
15 14 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
17 12 (0.65%) Cyberattack
18 9 (0.49%) e-Learning
18 9 (0.49%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 181 (9.86%) Windows
2 115 (6.26%) Linux
3 42 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 38 (2.07%) Android
5 20 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 14 (0.76%) Unix
7 8 (0.44%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 4 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.16%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.054%) CentOS
12 1 (0.054%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 922 (50.22%) Agile Software Development
2 593 (32.30%) MVC
3 475 (25.87%) Software Engineering
4 358 (19.50%) Scrum
5 321 (17.48%) Test Automation
6 275 (14.98%) DevOps
7 253 (13.78%) TDD
8 196 (10.68%) Web Development
9 194 (10.57%) SDLC
10 157 (8.55%) OO
11 146 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
12 137 (7.46%) Mentoring
13 135 (7.35%) Unit Testing
14 128 (6.97%) Microservices
15 127 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
16 121 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
17 119 (6.48%) Computer Science
18 93 (5.07%) Fintech
19 92 (5.01%) Artificial Intelligence
19 92 (5.01%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 807 (43.95%) JavaScript
2 618 (33.66%) SQL
3 337 (18.36%) Java
4 279 (15.20%) C++
5 235 (12.80%) Python
6 204 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 109 (5.94%) VB.NET
8 86 (4.68%) C
9 72 (3.92%) PHP
10 71 (3.87%) T-SQL
11 67 (3.65%) PowerShell
12 51 (2.78%) Ruby
13 35 (1.91%) VB
14 34 (1.85%) ES6
15 23 (1.25%) Go
16 22 (1.20%) Bash Shell
17 14 (0.76%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.71%) PL/SQL
18 13 (0.71%) Shell Script
19 12 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 211 (11.49%) Degree
2 157 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 73 (3.98%) SC Cleared
4 62 (3.38%) DV Cleared
5 60 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 48 (2.61%) ISTQB
6 48 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (1.80%) ISEB
8 16 (0.87%) CISSP
8 16 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 15 (0.82%) CCNA
9 15 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (0.82%) CompTIA Security+
9 15 (0.82%) GIAC
9 15 (0.82%) Linux+ Certification
9 15 (0.82%) MCSE
9 15 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
9 15 (0.82%) SANS
9 15 (0.82%) SSCP
10 12 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (6.32%) QA
2 10 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.27%) NCSC
4 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.11%) MISRA
4 2 (0.11%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.054%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.054%) EMIR
5 1 (0.054%) HL7
5 1 (0.054%) MiFID
System Software
1 156 (8.50%) Docker
2 19 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.11%) vSphere
6 1 (0.054%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 104 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 20 (1.09%) Grafana
3 13 (0.71%) Ansible
4 11 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.16%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.16%) Puppet
8 2 (0.11%) Salt
8 2 (0.11%) Terraform
9 1 (0.054%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.054%) MIIS
9 1 (0.054%) Nessus
9 1 (0.054%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.054%) Nmap
9 1 (0.054%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.054%) SCCM
9 1 (0.054%) WSUS
Vendors
1 327 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 104 (5.66%) SAP
3 95 (5.17%) Oracle
4 35 (1.91%) Google
5 32 (1.74%) Sitecore
6 29 (1.58%) Atlassian
7 19 (1.03%) DevExpress
8 18 (0.98%) Sage
8 18 (0.98%) VMware
9 15 (0.82%) Splunk
10 12 (0.65%) Apple
10 12 (0.65%) Xamarin
11 11 (0.60%) HP
12 6 (0.33%) IBM
12 6 (0.33%) RedGate
13 4 (0.22%) Capita
14 3 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.16%) Syncfusion
14 3 (0.16%) Telerik
14 3 (0.16%) Veeam