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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / South West
Rank 4 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C# 1050 985 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.85% 16.78% 18.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.91% 30.34% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 934 876 1077
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3008 3247 3338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.72% 55.31% 55.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2545 2771 2903
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,600 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing C# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +4 410 £43,500 -1.13% 70
Somerset +2 169 £38,500 +2.66% 21
Gloucestershire +8 158 £39,000 -13.33% 18
Dorset +6 120 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Devon +1 102 £37,500 +11.94% 16
Wiltshire -2 78 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Cornwall +11 14 £30,000 -22.07% 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for C#.

1 1479 (73.15%) .NET
2 1180 (58.36%) Agile Software Development
3 953 (47.13%) JavaScript
4 861 (42.58%) ASP.NET
5 837 (41.39%) SQL Server
6 801 (39.61%) MVC
7 795 (39.32%) HTML
8 677 (33.48%) SQL
9 651 (32.20%) CSS
10 517 (25.57%) Java
11 488 (24.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 444 (21.96%) .NET Framework
13 440 (21.76%) Scrum
14 424 (20.97%) TDD
15 421 (20.82%) Software Engineering
16 413 (20.43%) Microsoft
17 399 (19.73%) AngularJS
18 334 (16.52%) ASP.NET Web API
19 297 (14.69%) C++
20 281 (13.90%) OO
21 277 (13.70%) jQuery
22 270 (13.35%) Entity Framework
23 269 (13.30%) WCF
24 264 (13.06%) HTML5
25 261 (12.91%) Finance
26 248 (12.27%) Web Development
26 248 (12.27%) Degree
27 229 (11.33%) Windows
28 227 (11.23%) Web Services
28 227 (11.23%) BDD

C#
Top Related 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 93 (4.60%) IIS
2 64 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 57 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 56 (2.77%) CMS
5 49 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 41 (2.03%) WebLogic
7 36 (1.78%) Apache Spark
8 35 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
8 35 (1.73%) Umbraco
9 32 (1.58%) JBoss
10 30 (1.48%) WebSphere
11 27 (1.34%) Apache Pig
11 27 (1.34%) Jetty
12 19 (0.94%) OpenStack
12 19 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (0.84%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (0.74%) NServiceBus
16 14 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
17 9 (0.45%) Kentico
Applications
1 163 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.24%) MS Office
3 3 (0.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.099%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (0.099%) HipChat
4 2 (0.099%) InVision
4 2 (0.099%) Revit
5 1 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.049%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 27 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.49%) Oracle HRMS
4 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.20%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.15%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.15%) Magento
5 3 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.15%) Sage 1000
5 3 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.049%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.049%) Maximo
7 1 (0.049%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 190 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.88%) SaaS
4 16 (0.79%) GitHub
5 11 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.45%) IaaS
7 8 (0.40%) PaaS
8 7 (0.35%) Slack
9 5 (0.25%) Office 365
10 3 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.15%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.099%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.099%) G Suite
12 1 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.049%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.049%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.049%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.77%) Internet
2 32 (1.58%) HTTP
3 26 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.74%) Intranet
5 14 (0.69%) SSL
6 13 (0.64%) Kerberos
7 12 (0.59%) Ethernet
8 11 (0.54%) Firewall
8 11 (0.54%) RS-232
9 8 (0.40%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.40%) Skype
10 5 (0.25%) LAN
10 5 (0.25%) WAN
11 4 (0.20%) Broadband
11 4 (0.20%) Extranet
11 4 (0.20%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.15%) DNS
12 3 (0.15%) Network Security
12 3 (0.15%) NFC
12 3 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 837 (41.39%) SQL Server
2 178 (8.80%) NoSQL
3 152 (7.52%) Big Data
4 141 (6.97%) MongoDB
5 88 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 82 (4.06%) Hadoop
7 76 (3.76%) MySQL
8 70 (3.46%) SQL Server 2014
9 53 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 51 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 47 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 34 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 31 (1.53%) Redis
14 30 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
14 30 (1.48%) RDBMS
15 29 (1.43%) Apache Hive
15 29 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
16 26 (1.29%) Couchbase
17 21 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
18 18 (0.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 217 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 203 (10.04%) Visual Studio
3 176 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 152 (7.52%) Selenium
5 84 (4.15%) JIRA
6 74 (3.66%) SpecFlow
7 70 (3.46%) NUnit
8 64 (3.17%) Subversion
9 58 (2.87%) Cucumber
10 42 (2.08%) WebDriver
11 40 (1.98%) Jenkins
12 39 (1.93%) Moq
13 36 (1.78%) JUnit
14 31 (1.53%) MSTest
15 26 (1.29%) LoadRunner
15 26 (1.29%) TeamCity
15 26 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
16 21 (1.04%) TestNG
17 20 (0.99%) Eclipse
17 20 (0.99%) JMeter
General
1 261 (12.91%) Finance
2 90 (4.45%) Games
3 87 (4.30%) Electronics
4 77 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 69 (3.41%) Retail
6 65 (3.21%) Marketing
7 59 (2.92%) Banking
8 57 (2.82%) Manufacturing
9 45 (2.23%) Advertising
10 11 (0.54%) Publishing
11 10 (0.49%) Online Betting
12 7 (0.35%) Back Office
12 7 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.35%) Legal
13 6 (0.30%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.25%) Automotive
14 5 (0.25%) Law
15 2 (0.099%) Military
16 1 (0.049%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.049%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1350 (66.77%) Developer
2 823 (40.70%) .NET Developer
3 608 (30.07%) C# Developer
4 406 (20.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 245 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 239 (11.82%) Senior Developer
7 224 (11.08%) Software Engineer
8 168 (8.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 161 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 151 (7.47%) Senior .NET Developer
11 140 (6.92%) C# Software Developer
12 137 (6.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 121 (5.98%) .NET Software Developer
14 102 (5.04%) Lead Developer
15 94 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
16 89 (4.40%) Analyst
17 85 (4.20%) Lead .NET Developer
18 82 (4.06%) Web Developer
19 77 (3.81%) Junior
20 76 (3.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1479 (73.15%) .NET
2 861 (42.58%) ASP.NET
3 795 (39.32%) HTML
4 651 (32.20%) CSS
5 488 (24.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 444 (21.96%) .NET Framework
7 399 (19.73%) AngularJS
8 334 (16.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 277 (13.70%) jQuery
10 270 (13.35%) Entity Framework
11 269 (13.30%) WCF
12 264 (13.06%) HTML5
13 227 (11.23%) Web Services
14 183 (9.05%) RESTful
15 155 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 153 (7.57%) XML
17 138 (6.82%) Node.js
17 138 (6.82%) WPF
18 135 (6.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 110 (5.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 118 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 73 (3.61%) User Experience
4 60 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 59 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 35 (1.73%) Embedded Systems
7 35 (1.73%) N-Tier
8 21 (1.04%) Internet of Things
9 13 (0.64%) Augmented Reality
9 13 (0.64%) iPhone
10 12 (0.59%) Driving Licence
10 12 (0.59%) Management Information System
10 12 (0.59%) Streaming Video
11 11 (0.54%) Social Media
12 10 (0.49%) BBC
12 10 (0.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 10 (0.49%) Online Games
12 10 (0.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 229 (11.33%) Windows
2 130 (6.43%) Android
3 107 (5.29%) Apple iOS
4 104 (5.14%) Linux
5 40 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 27 (1.34%) Unix
7 17 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.45%) Windows Phone
10 8 (0.40%) CentOS
11 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.20%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.099%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.099%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.049%) Fedora
14 1 (0.049%) SUSE
14 1 (0.049%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1180 (58.36%) Agile Software Development
2 801 (39.61%) MVC
3 440 (21.76%) Scrum
4 424 (20.97%) TDD
5 421 (20.82%) Software Engineering
6 281 (13.90%) OO
7 248 (12.27%) Web Development
8 227 (11.23%) BDD
9 225 (11.13%) Continuous Integration
10 207 (10.24%) SDLC
11 165 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 163 (8.06%) Unit Testing
13 119 (5.89%) Web Application Development
14 105 (5.19%) OOP
15 104 (5.14%) Test Automation
16 101 (5.00%) Automated Testing
17 98 (4.85%) Coaching
17 98 (4.85%) Cybersecurity
18 81 (4.01%) Kanban
19 77 (3.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 953 (47.13%) JavaScript
2 677 (33.48%) SQL
3 517 (25.57%) Java
4 297 (14.69%) C++
5 161 (7.96%) T-SQL
6 159 (7.86%) Python
7 154 (7.62%) C
8 122 (6.03%) VB.NET
9 97 (4.80%) Ruby
10 80 (3.96%) VB
11 77 (3.81%) PHP
12 61 (3.02%) PowerShell
13 55 (2.72%) Objective-C
14 47 (2.32%) Apex Code
15 44 (2.18%) Perl
16 24 (1.19%) Bash Shell
16 24 (1.19%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.09%) Scala
18 19 (0.94%) VB6
19 17 (0.84%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 248 (12.27%) Degree
2 190 (9.40%) Security Cleared
3 93 (4.60%) DV Cleared
4 81 (4.01%) SC Cleared
5 69 (3.41%) ISEB
6 56 (2.77%) ISTQB
7 33 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 16 (0.79%) PhD
10 13 (0.64%) GIAC
11 12 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
11 12 (0.59%) CCNA
11 12 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.59%) CISSP
11 12 (0.59%) Linux+ Certification
11 12 (0.59%) MCSE
11 12 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
11 12 (0.59%) SANS
11 12 (0.59%) SSCP
12 8 (0.40%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.46%) QA
2 38 (1.88%) ISO 9001
3 35 (1.73%) ISO 14001
4 16 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.59%) JTAG
6 10 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.40%) SLA
8 2 (0.099%) PMO
8 2 (0.099%) SDET
9 1 (0.049%) TickIT
System Software
1 39 (1.93%) Firmware
2 23 (1.14%) Docker
3 21 (1.04%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.54%) vSphere
5 5 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.099%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.099%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.049%) iptables
8 1 (0.049%) KVM
8 1 (0.049%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.049%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.049%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (1.58%) Puppet
2 27 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.29%) Ansible
3 26 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (1.09%) Salt
5 17 (0.84%) Kibana
5 17 (0.84%) logstash
6 4 (0.20%) SCCM
7 3 (0.15%) cPanel
7 3 (0.15%) Grafana
7 3 (0.15%) Graphite
8 2 (0.099%) HockeyApp
8 2 (0.099%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.049%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.049%) EnCase
9 1 (0.049%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.049%) Marathon
9 1 (0.049%) Mesos
9 1 (0.049%) SQL Sentry
9 1 (0.049%) Terraform
Vendors
1 413 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 143 (7.07%) Oracle
3 77 (3.81%) Xamarin
4 58 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
5 36 (1.78%) SAP
6 29 (1.43%) Sitecore
7 18 (0.89%) Apple
8 17 (0.84%) HP
9 16 (0.79%) Facebook
9 16 (0.79%) Google
10 15 (0.74%) IBM
11 14 (0.69%) VMware
12 10 (0.49%) Atlassian
12 10 (0.49%) Red Hat
12 10 (0.49%) Sony
12 10 (0.49%) Yahoo!
13 7 (0.35%) SOASTA, Inc
14 6 (0.30%) Cisco
14 6 (0.30%) Sencha
15 5 (0.25%) Cadence
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Falmouth, Cornwall
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per month
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum + Car & Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + healthcare, pension, flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago