Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 742 1,574 1,740
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 15.56% 18.37% 17.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.74% 31.44% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 680 1,415 1,568
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,450 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 2,883 5,007 5,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.45% 58.43% 58.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,364 4,141 4,756
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing C# as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in the South West.

Salary trend for C# in the South West

C#
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the South West over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

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 27 January 2021. 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 -2 296 £45,000 -5.26% 60
Somerset +5 113 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Dorset 0 99 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Gloucestershire -16 74 £53,500 +12.63% 29
Devon 0 72 £40,000 -6.98% 24
Wiltshire -18 68 £45,000 - 13
Cornwall -17 9 £33,500 -4.29% 2
C#
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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#.

1 518 (69.81%) .NET
2 348 (46.90%) JavaScript
3 332 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 309 (41.64%) Azure
5 276 (37.20%) SQL
6 249 (33.56%) SQL Server
7 242 (32.61%) HTML
8 226 (30.46%) .NET Core
9 222 (29.92%) CSS
10 220 (29.65%) MVC
11 211 (28.44%) ASP.NET
12 172 (23.18%) DevOps
13 170 (22.91%) AngularJS
13 170 (22.91%) .NET Framework
14 160 (21.56%) Software Engineering
15 151 (20.35%) Scrum
16 131 (17.65%) Python
17 127 (17.12%) Java
18 124 (16.71%) React
19 123 (16.58%) Microsoft
20 118 (15.90%) TypeScript
21 95 (12.80%) TDD
21 95 (12.80%) Test Automation
22 94 (12.67%) Git (software)
22 94 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
23 92 (12.40%) C++
24 91 (12.26%) Security Cleared
25 88 (11.86%) SDLC
26 86 (11.59%) Windows
27 85 (11.46%) AWS

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 26 (3.50%) IIS
2 22 (2.96%) NServiceBus
3 18 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.43%) Umbraco
4 14 (1.89%) CMS
5 13 (1.75%) Apache
6 12 (1.62%) JBoss
7 11 (1.48%) Confluence
8 8 (1.08%) EPiServer
9 7 (0.94%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.94%) WordPress
10 6 (0.81%) Kentico
10 6 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.40%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.13%) Headless CMS
13 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.13%) OnBase
Applications
1 10 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.40%) Adobe XD
3 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) nopCommerce
2 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.40%) Maximo
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 309 (41.64%) Azure
2 85 (11.46%) AWS
3 63 (8.49%) SaaS
4 43 (5.80%) GCP
5 26 (3.50%) PaaS
6 17 (2.29%) Serverless
7 16 (2.16%) IaaS
8 10 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (1.35%) npm
9 9 (1.21%) Power Platform
9 9 (1.21%) Sauce Labs
10 8 (1.08%) GitHub
11 6 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.81%) Azure Functions
11 6 (0.81%) NuGet
12 5 (0.67%) AWS Fargate
12 5 (0.67%) Azure Machine Learning
13 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.27%) Office 365
14 2 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.83%) Internet
2 13 (1.75%) HTTP
3 9 (1.21%) Wireshark
4 8 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.94%) Wireless
6 1 (0.13%) DHCP
6 1 (0.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.13%) LAN
6 1 (0.13%) RS-485
6 1 (0.13%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) VPN
6 1 (0.13%) WAN
6 1 (0.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (33.56%) SQL Server
2 58 (7.82%) MongoDB
3 27 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (3.37%) MySQL
4 25 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 22 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (2.70%) Big Data
7 18 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.89%) GIS
10 13 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (1.62%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (1.21%) Power BI
15 6 (0.81%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 94 (12.67%) Git (software)
2 66 (8.89%) Selenium
3 47 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 43 (5.80%) Jenkins
5 38 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (3.91%) JIRA
7 22 (2.96%) Cucumber
8 19 (2.56%) Eclipse
9 16 (2.16%) SoapUI
10 14 (1.89%) Subversion
11 12 (1.62%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.35%) WebDriver
13 9 (1.21%) eggPlant
14 8 (1.08%) IDA Disassembler
14 8 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (1.08%) Postman
14 8 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (0.94%) Bitbucket
15 7 (0.94%) Mercurial
15 7 (0.94%) NUnit
General
1 56 (7.55%) Finance
2 36 (4.85%) Public Sector
3 30 (4.04%) Manufacturing
4 25 (3.37%) Marketing
5 23 (3.10%) Aerospace
6 22 (2.96%) Electronics
7 21 (2.83%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.62%) Retail
9 11 (1.48%) Military
9 11 (1.48%) Police
10 7 (0.94%) Games
10 7 (0.94%) Local Government
11 6 (0.81%) Back Office
11 6 (0.81%) Legal
12 5 (0.67%) Automotive
13 4 (0.54%) Advertising
13 4 (0.54%) Avionics
13 4 (0.54%) Billing
14 3 (0.40%) Law
14 3 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 508 (68.46%) Developer
2 211 (28.44%) .NET Developer
3 153 (20.62%) Software Developer
4 132 (17.79%) C# Developer
4 132 (17.79%) Senior Developer
5 106 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 87 (11.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 63 (8.49%) Senior .NET Developer
8 54 (7.28%) Full Stack Developer
9 47 (6.33%) Lead Developer
10 46 (6.20%) .NET Software Developer
11 41 (5.53%) Senior C# Developer
12 39 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
13 37 (4.99%) Senior Software Developer
14 34 (4.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 31 (4.18%) C# Software Engineer
15 31 (4.18%) Senior Software Engineer
16 26 (3.50%) Azure Developer
17 25 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 25 (3.37%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (69.81%) .NET
2 242 (32.61%) HTML
3 226 (30.46%) .NET Core
4 222 (29.92%) CSS
5 211 (28.44%) ASP.NET
6 170 (22.91%) .NET Framework
6 170 (22.91%) AngularJS
7 124 (16.71%) React
8 94 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 82 (11.05%) Node.js
10 81 (10.92%) Vue.js
11 75 (10.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 69 (9.30%) Entity Framework
13 68 (9.16%) HTML5
14 45 (6.06%) REST
15 42 (5.66%) jQuery
15 42 (5.66%) Web Services
16 40 (5.39%) ASP.NET Core
17 39 (5.26%) XML
18 38 (5.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (3.64%) User Experience
3 20 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (2.43%) Mobile App
5 14 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.48%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.48%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (1.21%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.08%) Wiki
10 6 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (0.67%) NHS
12 4 (0.54%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.54%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.40%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.40%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.40%) Renewable Energy
14 2 (0.27%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 86 (11.59%) Windows
2 49 (6.60%) Linux
3 22 (2.96%) Android
4 21 (2.83%) Apple iOS
4 21 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.08%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (0.81%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (29.65%) MVC
3 172 (23.18%) DevOps
4 160 (21.56%) Software Engineering
5 151 (20.35%) Scrum
6 95 (12.80%) TDD
6 95 (12.80%) Test Automation
7 88 (11.86%) SDLC
8 71 (9.57%) Mentoring
9 67 (9.03%) Web Development
10 66 (8.89%) Unit Testing
11 65 (8.76%) OO
12 62 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (7.14%) Microservices
14 45 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
15 44 (5.93%) Problem-Solving
16 42 (5.66%) Collaborative Working
17 41 (5.53%) Fintech
18 40 (5.39%) Analytics
19 38 (5.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 348 (46.90%) JavaScript
2 276 (37.20%) SQL
3 131 (17.65%) Python
4 127 (17.12%) Java
5 118 (15.90%) TypeScript
6 92 (12.40%) C++
7 60 (8.09%) T-SQL
8 35 (4.72%) PHP
9 34 (4.58%) C
10 29 (3.91%) VB
11 26 (3.50%) VB.NET
12 22 (2.96%) Go
13 19 (2.56%) PowerShell
14 18 (2.43%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.48%) XAML
16 7 (0.94%) VB6
17 6 (0.81%) ES6
18 5 (0.67%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.67%) VBA
19 3 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 91 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 81 (10.92%) Degree
3 52 (7.01%) SC Cleared
4 26 (3.50%) HNC
5 20 (2.70%) HND
6 19 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (2.43%) ISTQB
8 16 (2.16%) DV Cleared
9 13 (1.75%) ISEB
10 9 (1.21%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.40%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.40%) MCPD
14 2 (0.27%) CIW
14 2 (0.27%) MCP
14 2 (0.27%) OCA
14 2 (0.27%) OCP
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
15 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.85%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) WAI
3 2 (0.27%) GDPR
3 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 57 (7.68%) Docker
2 9 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.08%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (4.04%) Kubernetes
2 15 (2.02%) Terraform
3 5 (0.67%) Ansible
4 4 (0.54%) Grafana
4 4 (0.54%) Graphite
4 4 (0.54%) MIIS
4 4 (0.54%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.27%) Packer
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.13%) Nmap
6 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 123 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.68%) Oracle
3 26 (3.50%) Google
4 25 (3.37%) Xamarin
5 23 (3.10%) SAP
6 12 (1.62%) Cadence
7 9 (1.21%) DevExpress
7 9 (1.21%) VMware
8 8 (1.08%) Teradata
9 7 (0.94%) IBM
9 7 (0.94%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.81%) Informatica
10 6 (0.81%) Talend
11 4 (0.54%) Splunk
11 4 (0.54%) Sybase
12 3 (0.40%) Adobe
12 3 (0.40%) Databricks
12 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.40%) Twitter
13 2 (0.27%) RedGate