Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,806 2,278 2,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.51% 21.42% 20.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.23% 35.86% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,519 2,058 1,889
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 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

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 5,604 6,352 6,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 57.45% 59.74% 59.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,549 5,356 5,110
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 568 £47,500 +5.56% 67
Dorset 0 468 £40,000 - 57
Wiltshire -4 229 £47,500 +18.75% 41
Somerset +1 202 £40,000 -9.09% 19
Gloucestershire -12 185 £47,500 +11.76% 43
Devon -3 120 £42,000 -6.67% 36
Cornwall +10 24 £32,500 -27.78% 6
C#
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1,337 (74.03%) .NET
2 915 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
3 897 (49.67%) JavaScript
4 739 (40.92%) ASP.NET
5 700 (38.76%) MVC
6 678 (37.54%) SQL Server
7 636 (35.22%) SQL
8 618 (34.22%) HTML
9 536 (29.68%) CSS
10 516 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 455 (25.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 421 (23.31%) Microsoft Azure
13 391 (21.65%) AngularJS
14 353 (19.55%) Microsoft
15 341 (18.88%) Java
16 334 (18.49%) Finance
17 313 (17.33%) .NET Framework
18 291 (16.11%) TDD
19 289 (16.00%) Test Automation
20 287 (15.89%) jQuery
21 278 (15.39%) ASP.NET Web API
22 270 (14.95%) Scrum
23 262 (14.51%) Git (software)
24 260 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
25 255 (14.12%) C++
26 251 (13.90%) Web Services
27 249 (13.79%) Degree
28 236 (13.07%) .NET Core
29 234 (12.96%) Python
30 218 (12.07%) DevOps

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 58 (3.21%) IIS
2 40 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
3 39 (2.16%) CMS
4 29 (1.61%) Umbraco
5 24 (1.33%) JBoss
6 23 (1.27%) Apache
7 22 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 17 (0.94%) Confluence
9 15 (0.83%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.61%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.50%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.44%) NServiceBus
14 6 (0.33%) nginx
14 6 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.33%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.28%) Kentico
15 5 (0.28%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.22%) OpenStack
17 2 (0.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 71 (3.93%) Chatbot
2 13 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.28%) InVision
4 5 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.22%) GIMP
5 4 (0.22%) Sketch
6 1 (0.055%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.055%) EPLAN
6 1 (0.055%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 26 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.17%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.055%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.055%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 421 (23.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 260 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (3.10%) SaaS
4 25 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (1.11%) npm
6 18 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
7 17 (0.94%) OpenShift
8 16 (0.89%) Serverless
9 13 (0.72%) IaaS
9 13 (0.72%) PaaS
10 12 (0.66%) Power Platform
11 10 (0.55%) NuGet
12 9 (0.50%) Azure Machine Learning
13 8 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.39%) iPaaS
15 6 (0.33%) Azure Functions
15 6 (0.33%) GitHub
16 5 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
17 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
17 4 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.44%) Internet
2 22 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 12 (0.66%) HTTP
4 10 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
5 8 (0.44%) 3G
5 8 (0.44%) 4G
6 7 (0.39%) Firewall
7 5 (0.28%) Bluetooth
7 5 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.22%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.22%) NFC
8 4 (0.22%) RS-232
8 4 (0.22%) SSL
9 3 (0.17%) AMQP
9 3 (0.17%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.17%) VoIP
10 2 (0.11%) DNS
10 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.055%) Hyperconnected
11 1 (0.055%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 678 (37.54%) SQL Server
2 130 (7.20%) MySQL
3 73 (4.04%) Big Data
4 72 (3.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 69 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
6 63 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 57 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 43 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (2.27%) Relational Database
10 37 (2.05%) NoSQL
11 21 (1.16%) Neo4j
12 19 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
14 14 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (0.66%) MS Access
15 12 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (0.61%) Geospatial Data
17 10 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
17 10 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 262 (14.51%) Git (software)
2 178 (9.86%) Visual Studio
3 134 (7.42%) Selenium
4 124 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 106 (5.87%) JIRA
6 73 (4.04%) Cucumber
7 58 (3.21%) Jenkins
7 58 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
8 53 (2.93%) SpecFlow
9 38 (2.10%) NUnit
10 32 (1.77%) Bitbucket
11 31 (1.72%) WebDriver
12 30 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 30 (1.66%) JMeter
13 26 (1.44%) Eclipse
14 22 (1.22%) SoapUI
15 21 (1.16%) git-flow
15 21 (1.16%) LoadRunner
15 21 (1.16%) TeamCity
16 20 (1.11%) AccuRev
General
1 334 (18.49%) Finance
2 147 (8.14%) Marketing
3 133 (7.36%) Manufacturing
4 91 (5.04%) Electronics
5 86 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 39 (2.16%) Retail
7 25 (1.38%) Legal
8 19 (1.05%) Games
9 16 (0.89%) Military
10 15 (0.83%) Aerospace
11 14 (0.78%) Banking
12 9 (0.50%) Local Government
13 6 (0.33%) Automotive
14 4 (0.22%) Advertising
14 4 (0.22%) Back Office
15 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.055%) Avionics
16 1 (0.055%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.055%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,128 (62.46%) Developer
2 516 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 424 (23.48%) C# Developer
4 343 (18.99%) Software Developer
5 334 (18.49%) Software Engineer
6 246 (13.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 138 (7.64%) Senior Developer
8 113 (6.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 95 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
10 93 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 91 (5.04%) ASP.NET Developer
12 89 (4.93%) Lead Developer
13 86 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
14 85 (4.71%) .NET Software Developer
15 83 (4.60%) Junior
16 81 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 73 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
18 71 (3.93%) Azure Developer
19 66 (3.65%) Analyst
20 61 (3.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,337 (74.03%) .NET
2 739 (40.92%) ASP.NET
3 618 (34.22%) HTML
4 536 (29.68%) CSS
5 455 (25.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 391 (21.65%) AngularJS
7 313 (17.33%) .NET Framework
8 287 (15.89%) jQuery
9 278 (15.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 251 (13.90%) Web Services
11 236 (13.07%) .NET Core
12 181 (10.02%) React
13 179 (9.91%) HTML5
14 170 (9.41%) Node.js
15 163 (9.03%) Entity Framework
16 123 (6.81%) WCF
17 114 (6.31%) REST
18 100 (5.54%) XML
19 80 (4.43%) WPF
20 76 (4.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 128 (7.09%) Greenfield Project
2 89 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (3.77%) User Experience
4 63 (3.49%) Fintech
5 49 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (1.66%) Internet of Things
7 26 (1.44%) Algorithms
7 26 (1.44%) Robotics
8 22 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (1.05%) 3D Graphics
10 18 (1.00%) Mobile App
11 12 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
12 11 (0.61%) Life Science
12 11 (0.61%) Management Information System
13 10 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
14 9 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.50%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.44%) CESG
15 8 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 195 (10.80%) Windows
2 150 (8.31%) Linux
3 34 (1.88%) Unix
4 32 (1.77%) Android
5 23 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 19 (1.05%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.00%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.11%) CentOS
9 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.055%) Solaris
10 1 (0.055%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 700 (38.76%) MVC
3 516 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 291 (16.11%) TDD
5 289 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 270 (14.95%) Scrum
7 218 (12.07%) DevOps
8 213 (11.79%) Mentoring
9 202 (11.18%) SDLC
10 201 (11.13%) Microservices
11 191 (10.58%) Web Development
12 184 (10.19%) OO
13 173 (9.58%) Continuous Delivery
14 141 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
15 136 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
16 133 (7.36%) BDD
17 127 (7.03%) Problem-Solving
18 124 (6.87%) Unit Testing
19 114 (6.31%) Coaching
19 114 (6.31%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 897 (49.67%) JavaScript
2 636 (35.22%) SQL
3 341 (18.88%) Java
4 255 (14.12%) C++
5 234 (12.96%) Python
6 172 (9.52%) TypeScript
7 123 (6.81%) C
8 100 (5.54%) VB.NET
9 83 (4.60%) Ruby
10 68 (3.77%) VB
11 65 (3.60%) T-SQL
12 64 (3.54%) PHP
13 44 (2.44%) PowerShell
14 43 (2.38%) ES6
15 33 (1.83%) Go
15 33 (1.83%) VB6
16 22 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 14 (0.78%) VBA
18 12 (0.66%) Lua
19 9 (0.50%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 249 (13.79%) Degree
2 192 (10.63%) Security Cleared
3 110 (6.09%) SC Cleared
4 106 (5.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 68 (3.77%) DV Cleared
6 62 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 53 (2.93%) ISTQB
8 40 (2.21%) ISEB
9 16 (0.89%) HND
10 14 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
11 12 (0.66%) PhD
12 9 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.28%) CISSP
13 5 (0.28%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.28%) MCPD
14 4 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.22%) GIAC
14 4 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
14 4 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.48%) QA
2 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.11%) MISRA
3 2 (0.11%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.055%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.055%) EMIR
4 1 (0.055%) GDPR
4 1 (0.055%) ISO 15765
4 1 (0.055%) MiFID
System Software
1 152 (8.42%) Docker
2 17 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.33%) vSphere
5 3 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 77 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 17 (0.94%) Ansible
3 13 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.50%) Puppet
6 7 (0.39%) Grafana
6 7 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (0.39%) Terraform
7 5 (0.28%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.22%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.22%) Salt
9 3 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.055%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.055%) Nessus
10 1 (0.055%) Nexpose
10 1 (0.055%) Nmap
10 1 (0.055%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.055%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.055%) Wonderware InTouch
10 1 (0.055%) WSUS
Vendors
1 353 (19.55%) Microsoft
2 110 (6.09%) Oracle
3 95 (5.26%) SAP
4 33 (1.83%) DevExpress
5 26 (1.44%) Sitecore
6 25 (1.38%) Xamarin
7 24 (1.33%) Atlassian
7 24 (1.33%) Google
8 18 (1.00%) HP
9 14 (0.78%) Sage
10 13 (0.72%) Tableau
11 8 (0.44%) Progress
12 7 (0.39%) FNZ
12 7 (0.39%) IBM
13 6 (0.33%) Blue Prism
13 6 (0.33%) VMware
14 4 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.17%) Splunk
15 3 (0.17%) Telerik
16 2 (0.11%) Facebook