Period
to 16 August 2017

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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 2078 1989 2103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.03% 18.16% 17.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.77% 32.44% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1852 1772 1973
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £59,875 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 6341 6131 6665
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 61.12% 55.97% 56.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5412 5263 5713
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 16 August 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 6 months to 16 August 2017. 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 0 776 £42,500 - 79
Somerset +5 331 £40,000 +3.90% 10
Dorset +5 288 £40,000 - 25
Gloucestershire -3 258 £40,000 -8.05% 15
Wiltshire +6 200 £39,000 -2.50% 6
Devon 0 170 £39,500 +12.86% 12
Cornwall +25 44 £27,500 -8.33% 2
C#
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 1567 (75.41%) .NET
2 1100 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 1030 (49.57%) JavaScript
4 962 (46.29%) ASP.NET
5 909 (43.74%) SQL Server
6 897 (43.17%) MVC
7 849 (40.86%) HTML
8 758 (36.48%) SQL
9 700 (33.69%) CSS
10 519 (24.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 507 (24.40%) Java
12 467 (22.47%) Microsoft
13 430 (20.69%) TDD
14 383 (18.43%) AngularJS
15 382 (18.38%) .NET Framework
16 379 (18.24%) Software Engineering
17 352 (16.94%) Scrum
18 337 (16.22%) Test Automation
19 333 (16.03%) Degree
20 292 (14.05%) C++
20 292 (14.05%) Windows
21 288 (13.86%) jQuery
22 286 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
22 286 (13.76%) WCF
23 270 (12.99%) Finance
24 267 (12.85%) OO
25 264 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
26 262 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
27 256 (12.32%) HTML5
28 246 (11.84%) SDLC

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
1 110 (5.29%) IIS
2 94 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 62 (2.98%) CMS
4 47 (2.26%) Umbraco
5 35 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
6 24 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 21 (1.01%) Confluence
8 16 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.63%) EPiServer
11 12 (0.58%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.43%) Apache
12 9 (0.43%) WordPress
13 7 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.34%) Kentico
13 7 (0.34%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 36 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.34%) InVision
3 7 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.29%) Autodesk Inventor
4 6 (0.29%) Revit
5 5 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 2 (0.096%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.048%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.048%) Simulink
8 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 51 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.63%) Endur
3 12 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.38%) Maximo
5 6 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.048%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.048%) Magento
8 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.048%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 240 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (2.69%) SaaS
4 27 (1.30%) PaaS
5 26 (1.25%) IaaS
6 15 (0.72%) Office 365
7 12 (0.58%) GitHub
8 11 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 10 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.38%) Slack
11 6 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.29%) Google Play
12 4 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 3 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (0.096%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.096%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.60%) Internet
2 33 (1.59%) HTTP
3 21 (1.01%) SSL
4 19 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 15 (0.72%) Intranet
5 15 (0.72%) Kerberos
6 12 (0.58%) DNS
7 8 (0.38%) SMS
8 7 (0.34%) Broadband
9 6 (0.29%) Extranet
9 6 (0.29%) Network Security
10 4 (0.19%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.19%) RS-232
10 4 (0.19%) SMTP
11 3 (0.14%) Skype
11 3 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.14%) Wireless
12 2 (0.096%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.096%) MQTT
12 2 (0.096%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 909 (43.74%) SQL Server
2 130 (6.26%) NoSQL
3 89 (4.28%) SQL Server 2016
4 86 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (3.99%) MySQL
6 82 (3.95%) Relational Database
7 58 (2.79%) MongoDB
8 54 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
10 46 (2.21%) Big Data
11 45 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 38 (1.83%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
14 29 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (1.20%) Hadoop
16 24 (1.15%) Power BI
17 23 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
19 19 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
20 16 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 262 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 192 (9.24%) Git (software)
3 175 (8.42%) Selenium
4 174 (8.37%) Visual Studio
5 128 (6.16%) NUnit
6 87 (4.19%) Cucumber
7 73 (3.51%) JIRA
8 71 (3.42%) JUnit
8 71 (3.42%) SpecFlow
9 66 (3.18%) Jenkins
10 53 (2.55%) Subversion
11 52 (2.50%) WebDriver
12 50 (2.41%) Jasmine
13 47 (2.26%) Moq
14 40 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 39 (1.88%) Protractor
16 38 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
17 36 (1.73%) MSTest
17 36 (1.73%) TeamCity
18 35 (1.68%) TestNG
General
1 270 (12.99%) Finance
2 136 (6.54%) Marketing
3 134 (6.45%) Electronics
4 125 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 124 (5.97%) Manufacturing
6 67 (3.22%) Games
7 44 (2.12%) Retail
8 37 (1.78%) Advertising
9 28 (1.35%) Banking
10 14 (0.67%) Front Office
10 14 (0.67%) Legal
10 14 (0.67%) Publishing
11 10 (0.48%) Automotive
11 10 (0.48%) Online Betting
12 9 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.43%) Military
13 8 (0.38%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.24%) Back Office
14 5 (0.24%) Law
15 2 (0.096%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1365 (65.69%) Developer
2 783 (37.68%) .NET Developer
3 484 (23.29%) C# Developer
4 317 (15.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 296 (14.24%) Software Developer
6 243 (11.69%) Senior Developer
7 219 (10.54%) Software Engineer
8 171 (8.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 157 (7.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 156 (7.51%) C# Software Developer
11 143 (6.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 130 (6.26%) .NET Software Developer
13 128 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 116 (5.58%) Lead Developer
15 111 (5.34%) Junior
16 108 (5.20%) Analyst
17 97 (4.67%) Senior C# Developer
18 87 (4.19%) Lead .NET Developer
19 86 (4.14%) Junior Developer
19 86 (4.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1567 (75.41%) .NET
2 962 (46.29%) ASP.NET
3 849 (40.86%) HTML
4 700 (33.69%) CSS
5 519 (24.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 383 (18.43%) AngularJS
7 382 (18.38%) .NET Framework
8 288 (13.86%) jQuery
9 286 (13.76%) WCF
10 264 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 256 (12.32%) HTML5
12 229 (11.02%) Entity Framework
13 221 (10.64%) Web Services
14 191 (9.19%) WPF
15 173 (8.33%) Node.js
16 169 (8.13%) XML
17 147 (7.07%) RESTful
18 143 (6.88%) REST
19 135 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 131 (6.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 179 (8.61%) Greenfield Project
2 132 (6.35%) User Experience
3 130 (6.26%) Computer Science
4 124 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 29 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
8 25 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 24 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 22 (1.06%) Fintech
11 18 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 16 (0.77%) Streaming Music
13 14 (0.67%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
14 12 (0.58%) Internet of Things
15 11 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
15 11 (0.53%) Streaming Video
16 10 (0.48%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.48%) Mainframe
16 10 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 292 (14.05%) Windows
2 116 (5.58%) Linux
3 91 (4.38%) Android
4 62 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 43 (2.07%) Windows Server
6 40 (1.92%) Unix
7 35 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.34%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.24%) CentOS
11 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.14%) SUSE
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.096%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.096%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.048%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1100 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 897 (43.17%) MVC
3 430 (20.69%) TDD
4 379 (18.24%) Software Engineering
5 352 (16.94%) Scrum
6 337 (16.22%) Test Automation
7 286 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
8 267 (12.85%) OO
9 246 (11.84%) SDLC
10 235 (11.31%) Web Development
11 230 (11.07%) BDD
12 185 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
13 154 (7.41%) Unit Testing
14 135 (6.50%) Mentoring
15 129 (6.21%) OOP
16 115 (5.53%) Digital Marketing
17 106 (5.10%) Programme Management
18 99 (4.76%) DevOps
19 91 (4.38%) Dependency Injection
20 87 (4.19%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1030 (49.57%) JavaScript
2 758 (36.48%) SQL
3 507 (24.40%) Java
4 292 (14.05%) C++
5 190 (9.14%) T-SQL
6 188 (9.05%) Python
7 115 (5.53%) VB.NET
8 109 (5.25%) PHP
9 102 (4.91%) Ruby
10 89 (4.28%) C
11 65 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 64 (3.08%) VB
13 58 (2.79%) Perl
14 33 (1.59%) Delphi
15 30 (1.44%) Scala
16 24 (1.15%) VBA
17 23 (1.11%) TypeScript
18 19 (0.91%) Objective-C
19 16 (0.77%) VBScript
20 15 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 333 (16.03%) Degree
2 127 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 108 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 87 (4.19%) SC Cleared
5 57 (2.74%) ISEB
6 53 (2.55%) ISTQB
7 34 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (1.49%) DV Cleared
9 18 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (0.67%) HNC
11 11 (0.53%) PhD
12 10 (0.48%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.43%) HND
13 9 (0.43%) MCPD
14 7 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (0.29%) Master's Degree
16 5 (0.24%) PMP
17 4 (0.19%) MCP
17 4 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.75%) QA
2 31 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 26 (1.25%) ISO 14001
4 15 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (0.29%) SLA
7 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.048%) JTAG
8 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.048%) TickIT
System Software
1 30 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.01%) Docker
3 8 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.29%) vSphere
5 5 (0.24%) Firmware
5 5 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (0.58%) Ansible
1 12 (0.58%) Puppet
2 11 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.19%) Marathon
4 4 (0.19%) Mesos
4 4 (0.19%) Terraform
5 2 (0.096%) EnCase
5 2 (0.096%) Nessus
6 1 (0.048%) Grafana
6 1 (0.048%) Graphite
6 1 (0.048%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.048%) Kibana
6 1 (0.048%) logstash
6 1 (0.048%) Salt
6 1 (0.048%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 467 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 112 (5.39%) SAP
3 106 (5.10%) Oracle
4 57 (2.74%) Xamarin
5 27 (1.30%) Google
6 25 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (1.01%) Facebook
8 17 (0.82%) Sitecore
9 13 (0.63%) OpenLink
9 13 (0.63%) VMware
10 12 (0.58%) IBM
10 12 (0.58%) Zend
11 10 (0.48%) Atlassian
11 10 (0.48%) HP
12 9 (0.43%) Adobe
13 7 (0.34%) CA
13 7 (0.34%) Telerik
14 6 (0.29%) Autodesk
14 6 (0.29%) Lotus
14 6 (0.29%) Red Hat