Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,278 2,073 2,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.36% 20.21% 17.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.15% 34.37% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,074 1,878 1,874
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 6,301 6,031 6,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.09% 58.79% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5,328 5,092 5,527
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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 +1 752 £45,000 - 110
Dorset +1 602 £37,500 -6.25% 65
Gloucestershire +1 254 £42,500 +6.25% 55
Somerset -2 252 £42,500 +10.39% 25
Wiltshire +11 241 £40,000 +6.67% 30
Devon 0 121 £45,750 +22.00% 18
Cornwall -6 47 £50,000 +66.67% 9
C#
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 1,790 (78.58%) .NET
2 1,179 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1,113 (48.86%) MVC
4 1,099 (48.24%) JavaScript
5 1,080 (47.41%) ASP.NET
6 1,045 (45.87%) SQL Server
7 887 (38.94%) SQL
8 811 (35.60%) HTML
9 694 (30.47%) CSS
10 646 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 589 (25.86%) Microsoft
12 583 (25.59%) .NET Framework
13 557 (24.45%) AngularJS
14 526 (23.09%) TDD
15 447 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
16 440 (19.32%) Scrum
17 418 (18.35%) Java
18 413 (18.13%) ASP.NET Web API
19 401 (17.60%) Software Engineering
20 377 (16.55%) Entity Framework
21 375 (16.46%) jQuery
22 348 (15.28%) BDD
23 328 (14.40%) Test Automation
24 321 (14.09%) Finance
25 288 (12.64%) Git (software)
26 277 (12.16%) OO
27 273 (11.98%) WCF
28 268 (11.76%) C++
29 266 (11.68%) Degree
30 264 (11.59%) Visual Studio

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 89 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
2 86 (3.78%) Umbraco
3 82 (3.60%) CMS
4 81 (3.56%) SharePoint
5 76 (3.34%) IIS
6 38 (1.67%) Apache Spark
7 34 (1.49%) Apache Pig
7 34 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 32 (1.40%) Confluence
9 23 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
10 21 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 17 (0.75%) EPiServer
12 15 (0.66%) Apache
13 13 (0.57%) Kentico
14 12 (0.53%) Tomcat
15 10 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.31%) OpenStack
17 6 (0.26%) MS Project Server
17 6 (0.26%) WordPress
18 5 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.044%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.044%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.044%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.044%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 51 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.18%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.13%) nopCommerce
4 2 (0.088%) Maximo
5 1 (0.044%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.044%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.044%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 447 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 210 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (2.94%) SaaS
4 45 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
5 38 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 32 (1.40%) Amazon EMR
7 27 (1.19%) PaaS
8 26 (1.14%) GitHub
9 23 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
10 20 (0.88%) IaaS
11 19 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
12 17 (0.75%) npm
12 17 (0.75%) Office 365
13 14 (0.61%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.57%) Google Play
14 13 (0.57%) Serverless
15 12 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
16 11 (0.48%) NuGet
16 11 (0.48%) TestFlight
17 10 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.59%) SMS
2 53 (2.33%) Internet
3 32 (1.40%) HTTP
4 22 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.83%) SSL
6 11 (0.48%) MQTT
7 10 (0.44%) DNS
8 8 (0.35%) DHCP
8 8 (0.35%) Firewall
9 7 (0.31%) Sourcefire
10 4 (0.18%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.088%) Network Security
11 2 (0.088%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.044%) Modbus
12 1 (0.044%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.044%) RS-232
12 1 (0.044%) RS-485
12 1 (0.044%) Skype
12 1 (0.044%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.044%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,045 (45.87%) SQL Server
2 164 (7.20%) NoSQL
3 151 (6.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 108 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 79 (3.47%) Big Data
7 78 (3.42%) Relational Database
8 75 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 67 (2.94%) MongoDB
10 64 (2.81%) MySQL
10 64 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 59 (2.59%) Hadoop
12 52 (2.28%) Amazon Redshift
13 45 (1.98%) Power BI
14 43 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
15 35 (1.54%) Apache Hive
16 32 (1.40%) Amazon Athena
17 30 (1.32%) BigQuery
18 29 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
18 29 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 288 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 264 (11.59%) Visual Studio
3 240 (10.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 157 (6.89%) Selenium
5 151 (6.63%) JIRA
6 103 (4.52%) Jenkins
7 92 (4.04%) Jasmine
8 85 (3.73%) JUnit
9 84 (3.69%) NUnit
10 76 (3.34%) Cucumber
11 67 (2.94%) SpecFlow
12 61 (2.68%) Protractor
13 55 (2.41%) TestNG
14 44 (1.93%) Subversion
15 42 (1.84%) gulp
16 36 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 34 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
17 34 (1.49%) SoapUI
18 33 (1.45%) TeamCity
19 31 (1.36%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 321 (14.09%) Finance
2 121 (5.31%) Marketing
3 112 (4.92%) Electronics
4 103 (4.52%) Manufacturing
5 87 (3.82%) Telecoms
6 65 (2.85%) Advertising
7 62 (2.72%) Retail
8 31 (1.36%) Games
9 26 (1.14%) Music Industry
10 16 (0.70%) Back Office
11 15 (0.66%) Automotive
11 15 (0.66%) Legal
12 12 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.40%) Banking
14 5 (0.22%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.22%) Law
14 5 (0.22%) Military
15 4 (0.18%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.088%) French Language
17 1 (0.044%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,676 (73.57%) Developer
2 927 (40.69%) .NET Developer
3 573 (25.15%) C# Developer
4 478 (20.98%) Software Developer
5 361 (15.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 235 (10.32%) C# Software Developer
7 232 (10.18%) Software Engineer
8 220 (9.66%) Senior Developer
9 195 (8.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 192 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
11 179 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 176 (7.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 164 (7.20%) Senior .NET Developer
14 140 (6.15%) Junior
15 129 (5.66%) Junior Developer
16 119 (5.22%) SQL Developer
17 113 (4.96%) Web Developer
18 94 (4.13%) Full Stack Developer
19 84 (3.69%) Lead Developer
20 80 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,790 (78.58%) .NET
2 1,080 (47.41%) ASP.NET
3 811 (35.60%) HTML
4 694 (30.47%) CSS
5 646 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 583 (25.59%) .NET Framework
7 557 (24.45%) AngularJS
8 413 (18.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 377 (16.55%) Entity Framework
10 375 (16.46%) jQuery
11 273 (11.98%) WCF
12 260 (11.41%) Node.js
13 259 (11.37%) RESTful
14 239 (10.49%) HTML5
15 220 (9.66%) Web Services
16 188 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 174 (7.64%) XML
18 170 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
19 155 (6.80%) REST
19 155 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 175 (7.68%) Greenfield Project
2 129 (5.66%) User Experience
3 99 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 88 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
6 59 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 34 (1.49%) Fintech
9 31 (1.36%) Algorithms
10 30 (1.32%) Clustering
11 26 (1.14%) Management Information System
12 25 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
13 19 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 18 (0.79%) CUDA
15 17 (0.75%) Data Structures
16 15 (0.66%) iPhone
17 14 (0.61%) Device Driver
18 10 (0.44%) Cyber Warfare
19 9 (0.40%) Internet of Things
19 9 (0.40%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 219 (9.61%) Windows
2 178 (7.81%) Linux
3 94 (4.13%) Android
4 66 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 40 (1.76%) Unix
6 27 (1.19%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.57%) Mac OS
7 13 (0.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 8 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.31%) Solaris
10 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.088%) Debian
11 2 (0.088%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.044%) CentOS
12 1 (0.044%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.044%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,179 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1,113 (48.86%) MVC
3 526 (23.09%) TDD
4 440 (19.32%) Scrum
5 401 (17.60%) Software Engineering
6 348 (15.28%) BDD
7 328 (14.40%) Test Automation
8 277 (12.16%) OO
9 254 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
10 249 (10.93%) Web Development
11 235 (10.32%) SDLC
12 216 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
13 211 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
14 204 (8.96%) Web Application Development
15 186 (8.17%) DevOps
16 163 (7.16%) Unit Testing
17 128 (5.62%) SOLID
18 122 (5.36%) OOP
19 96 (4.21%) Open Source
20 94 (4.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,099 (48.24%) JavaScript
2 887 (38.94%) SQL
3 418 (18.35%) Java
4 268 (11.76%) C++
5 220 (9.66%) Python
6 178 (7.81%) Ruby
7 171 (7.51%) T-SQL
8 148 (6.50%) VB.NET
9 111 (4.87%) C
10 86 (3.78%) TypeScript
11 79 (3.47%) PowerShell
12 76 (3.34%) PHP
13 52 (2.28%) Scala
14 40 (1.76%) VB
15 25 (1.10%) Objective-C
16 22 (0.97%) F#
17 19 (0.83%) Groovy
17 19 (0.83%) PL/SQL
18 18 (0.79%) Perl
18 18 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 266 (11.68%) Degree
2 109 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 92 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 78 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 54 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 37 (1.62%) ISTQB
7 32 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 31 (1.36%) MCPD
9 30 (1.32%) ISEB
10 21 (0.92%) PhD
11 19 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (0.44%) MCP
13 7 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.18%) CCNA
14 4 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.18%) CISSP
14 4 (0.18%) CompTIA Security+
14 4 (0.18%) MCSE
14 4 (0.18%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.03%) QA
2 7 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.13%) SLA
4 2 (0.088%) GDPR
5 1 (0.044%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 94 (4.13%) Docker
2 15 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.26%) vSphere
5 5 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.18%) Firmware
7 1 (0.044%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.044%) NFS
7 1 (0.044%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (0.83%) Puppet
2 18 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.66%) CA Service Virtualization
3 15 (0.66%) HP ALM
4 14 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 12 (0.53%) Kibana
5 12 (0.53%) Terraform
6 11 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 11 (0.48%) HockeyApp
6 11 (0.48%) WSUS
7 10 (0.44%) Ansible
7 10 (0.44%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.31%) Nessus
9 6 (0.26%) Salt
10 4 (0.18%) Endace
10 4 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.088%) Galera Cluster
11 2 (0.088%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.044%) Istio
12 1 (0.044%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 589 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 100 (4.39%) SAP
3 87 (3.82%) Oracle
4 82 (3.60%) Google
5 61 (2.68%) Xamarin
6 45 (1.98%) Sitecore
7 39 (1.71%) Atlassian
8 26 (1.14%) Capita
9 25 (1.10%) Tableau
10 20 (0.88%) HP
10 20 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (0.83%) CA
11 19 (0.83%) DevExpress
12 18 (0.79%) NVIDIA
13 16 (0.70%) Sage
14 15 (0.66%) Twitter
15 14 (0.61%) Facebook
16 11 (0.48%) IBM
16 11 (0.48%) VMware
17 10 (0.44%) CA Agile Central