Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 1974 2088 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.42% 19.22% 18.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.27% 34.33% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1849 2067
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 6117 6082 6695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.17% 55.99% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5207 5215 5765
South West median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -3 731 £45,000 +5.88% 74
Dorset +4 306 £37,500 -6.25% 56
Somerset +1 304 £41,500 +3.75% 32
Gloucestershire -2 240 £40,000 -5.88% 30
Wiltshire +7 203 £40,000 - 11
Devon 0 141 £39,500 +9.72% 7
Cornwall +22 43 £27,750 +23.33% 2
C#
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 1536 (77.81%) .NET
2 1038 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
3 1010 (51.17%) JavaScript
4 985 (49.90%) ASP.NET
5 928 (47.01%) SQL Server
6 907 (45.95%) MVC
7 838 (42.45%) HTML
8 776 (39.31%) SQL
9 689 (34.90%) CSS
10 516 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 482 (24.42%) Microsoft
12 438 (22.19%) TDD
13 412 (20.87%) Java
14 400 (20.26%) AngularJS
15 358 (18.14%) .NET Framework
16 300 (15.20%) Software Engineering
17 286 (14.49%) jQuery
18 285 (14.44%) Degree
19 277 (14.03%) Scrum
19 277 (14.03%) Microsoft Azure
20 275 (13.93%) Test Automation
21 273 (13.83%) WCF
22 271 (13.73%) Web Development
23 269 (13.63%) Finance
24 259 (13.12%) ASP.NET Web API
25 254 (12.87%) SDLC
26 252 (12.77%) Windows
27 238 (12.06%) C++
28 233 (11.80%) HTML5
29 229 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server

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 (5.57%) IIS
2 99 (5.02%) SharePoint
3 66 (3.34%) CMS
4 48 (2.43%) Umbraco
5 30 (1.52%) Confluence
6 23 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
7 22 (1.11%) EPiServer
8 19 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
8 19 (0.96%) Tomcat
9 14 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (0.51%) WordPress
12 9 (0.46%) Apache
12 9 (0.46%) Apache Spark
12 9 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.35%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.35%) Sitefinity
14 6 (0.30%) NetWeaver
14 6 (0.30%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 39 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.25%) Autodesk Inventor
4 5 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.25%) Revit
5 3 (0.15%) InVision
5 3 (0.15%) SPSS
6 2 (0.10%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.051%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 58 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.56%) Endur
4 8 (0.41%) Maximo
5 7 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.15%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.051%) Magento
8 1 (0.051%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 277 (14.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 152 (7.70%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (3.70%) SaaS
4 30 (1.52%) PaaS
5 27 (1.37%) IaaS
6 14 (0.71%) Office 365
7 13 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.66%) Google Play
8 12 (0.61%) npm
9 11 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 10 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (0.41%) GitHub
12 7 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
13 6 (0.30%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 4 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 4 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.79%) Internet
2 39 (1.98%) HTTP
3 26 (1.32%) SMS
4 25 (1.27%) SSL
5 17 (0.86%) Intranet
6 14 (0.71%) DNS
7 12 (0.61%) TCP/IP
8 11 (0.56%) Kerberos
9 6 (0.30%) Extranet
9 6 (0.30%) SMTP
10 4 (0.20%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.20%) Firewall
11 3 (0.15%) MQTT
11 3 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.15%) Wireless
12 2 (0.10%) Broadband
12 2 (0.10%) FCoE
12 2 (0.10%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.10%) NFC
12 2 (0.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 928 (47.01%) SQL Server
2 128 (6.48%) NoSQL
3 106 (5.37%) SQL Server 2016
4 103 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (3.65%) Relational Database
6 67 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 67 (3.39%) MySQL
7 54 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 48 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 38 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 34 (1.72%) RDBMS
12 31 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (1.42%) Big Data
13 28 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
15 24 (1.22%) Power BI
15 24 (1.22%) Redis
16 22 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
17 20 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 229 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 212 (10.74%) Git (software)
3 171 (8.66%) Visual Studio
4 149 (7.55%) Selenium
5 136 (6.89%) NUnit
6 76 (3.85%) JUnit
7 72 (3.65%) Jenkins
8 70 (3.55%) Cucumber
9 65 (3.29%) JIRA
10 64 (3.24%) SpecFlow
11 47 (2.38%) Moq
12 45 (2.28%) TeamCity
12 45 (2.28%) Visual Studio Team System
13 42 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 42 (2.13%) Jasmine
14 36 (1.82%) Protractor
15 34 (1.72%) Subversion
16 29 (1.47%) WebDriver
17 28 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
17 28 (1.42%) TestNG
General
1 269 (13.63%) Finance
2 142 (7.19%) Marketing
3 130 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 126 (6.38%) Electronics
5 123 (6.23%) Telecoms
6 65 (3.29%) Games
7 44 (2.23%) Advertising
8 43 (2.18%) Retail
9 28 (1.42%) Banking
10 17 (0.86%) Online Betting
11 14 (0.71%) Front Office
11 14 (0.71%) Military
12 11 (0.56%) Music Industry
12 11 (0.56%) Publishing
13 10 (0.51%) Legal
14 8 (0.41%) Automotive
14 8 (0.41%) Local Government
15 7 (0.35%) Back Office
16 5 (0.25%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1388 (70.31%) Developer
2 794 (40.22%) .NET Developer
3 485 (24.57%) C# Developer
4 333 (16.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 287 (14.54%) Software Developer
6 237 (12.01%) Senior Developer
7 182 (9.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 177 (8.97%) Software Engineer
9 155 (7.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 151 (7.65%) Senior .NET Developer
11 137 (6.94%) C# Software Developer
12 135 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 120 (6.08%) .NET Software Developer
14 116 (5.88%) Junior
15 106 (5.37%) Analyst
16 102 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
17 100 (5.07%) Web Developer
18 98 (4.96%) Lead Developer
19 95 (4.81%) SQL Developer
20 94 (4.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1536 (77.81%) .NET
2 985 (49.90%) ASP.NET
3 838 (42.45%) HTML
4 689 (34.90%) CSS
5 516 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 400 (20.26%) AngularJS
7 358 (18.14%) .NET Framework
8 286 (14.49%) jQuery
9 273 (13.83%) WCF
10 259 (13.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 233 (11.80%) HTML5
12 221 (11.20%) Entity Framework
13 191 (9.68%) Node.js
14 187 (9.47%) Web Services
15 179 (9.07%) XML
16 176 (8.92%) WPF
17 164 (8.31%) RESTful
18 146 (7.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 127 (6.43%) JSON
19 127 (6.43%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 170 (8.61%) Greenfield Project
2 117 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (5.62%) User Experience
4 109 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 47 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 32 (1.62%) Fintech
8 22 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
10 20 (1.01%) Algorithms
11 18 (0.91%) iPhone
11 18 (0.91%) Virtual Team
12 17 (0.86%) Online Games
13 16 (0.81%) Streaming Music
14 15 (0.76%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.61%) SCADA
16 11 (0.56%) Data Structures
17 10 (0.51%) Data Centre
17 10 (0.51%) Robotics
18 9 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 252 (12.77%) Windows
2 95 (4.81%) Linux
3 78 (3.95%) Android
4 46 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 41 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 40 (2.03%) Unix
7 31 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.61%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.10%) CentOS
12 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.10%) VMS
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.051%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.051%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1038 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 907 (45.95%) MVC
3 438 (22.19%) TDD
4 300 (15.20%) Software Engineering
5 277 (14.03%) Scrum
6 275 (13.93%) Test Automation
7 271 (13.73%) Web Development
8 254 (12.87%) SDLC
9 228 (11.55%) OO
10 223 (11.30%) BDD
10 223 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
11 186 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
12 136 (6.89%) Unit Testing
13 126 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
14 123 (6.23%) Mentoring
15 112 (5.67%) Programme Management
16 111 (5.62%) Web Application Development
17 110 (5.57%) OOP
18 92 (4.66%) DevOps
19 87 (4.41%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1010 (51.17%) JavaScript
2 776 (39.31%) SQL
3 412 (20.87%) Java
4 238 (12.06%) C++
5 183 (9.27%) T-SQL
6 150 (7.60%) Python
7 114 (5.78%) Ruby
8 103 (5.22%) VB.NET
9 97 (4.91%) PHP
10 70 (3.55%) PowerShell
11 56 (2.84%) C
11 56 (2.84%) VB
12 46 (2.33%) Perl
13 26 (1.32%) TypeScript
13 26 (1.32%) VBScript
14 23 (1.17%) Scala
15 18 (0.91%) VBA
16 16 (0.81%) Delphi
17 11 (0.56%) Embedded C
17 11 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 285 (14.44%) Degree
2 95 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 80 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 70 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 41 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (1.82%) ISEB
7 34 (1.72%) ISTQB
8 15 (0.76%) DV Cleared
9 14 (0.71%) HNC
9 14 (0.71%) HND
10 8 (0.41%) MCPD
10 8 (0.41%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.35%) MCSE
12 6 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.30%) PhD
13 5 (0.25%) Master's Degree
14 4 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
14 4 (0.20%) SANS
14 4 (0.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.74%) QA
2 24 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 18 (0.91%) ISO 14001
4 6 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.25%) SLA
6 3 (0.15%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.15%) WCAG
7 1 (0.051%) JTAG
7 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (1.62%) Docker
2 28 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.10%) Firmware
3 2 (0.10%) NFS
3 2 (0.10%) Samba
3 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.10%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.051%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.051%) Snort
4 1 (0.051%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (0.46%) Puppet
2 7 (0.35%) CA Service Virtualization
3 6 (0.30%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.25%) Terraform
5 4 (0.20%) Kibana
5 4 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.15%) Ansible
7 2 (0.10%) HockeyApp
7 2 (0.10%) Nagios
7 2 (0.10%) Nessus
7 2 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.10%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.051%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.051%) Mesos
8 1 (0.051%) Rancher
8 1 (0.051%) Salt
Vendors
1 482 (24.42%) Microsoft
2 117 (5.93%) SAP
3 77 (3.90%) Oracle
4 45 (2.28%) Google
5 40 (2.03%) Xamarin
6 25 (1.27%) Facebook
7 23 (1.17%) Sitecore
8 16 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (0.71%) CA
10 12 (0.61%) HP
11 11 (0.56%) OpenLink
12 10 (0.51%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.30%) GoCardless
13 6 (0.30%) Lotus
13 6 (0.30%) PayPal
13 6 (0.30%) Twitter
13 6 (0.30%) Zend
14 5 (0.25%) Adobe
14 5 (0.25%) Autodesk
14 5 (0.25%) VMware