Period
to 27 January 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,574 1,740 2,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.37% 17.76% 20.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.44% 30.22% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,284 1,451 1,848
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.08%
10th Percentile £29,075 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 5,007 5,757 5,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.43% 58.75% 59.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4,096 4,722 5,021
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,125 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 27 January 2020.

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 2020. 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 +1 492 £47,500 -5.00% 97
Dorset 0 280 £40,000 - 47
Gloucestershire +6 266 £45,000 - 53
Wiltshire +3 248 £45,000 +12.50% 39
Somerset -5 130 £45,000 +7.07% 35
Devon +1 123 £42,500 +6.25% 45
Cornwall +7 26 £35,000 +11.11% 8
C#
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 1,065 (67.66%) .NET
2 754 (47.90%) JavaScript
3 745 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
4 545 (34.63%) ASP.NET
5 535 (33.99%) SQL
6 507 (32.21%) HTML
7 483 (30.69%) CSS
8 479 (30.43%) MVC
9 469 (29.80%) SQL Server
10 391 (24.84%) AngularJS
11 374 (23.76%) Azure
12 373 (23.70%) Software Engineering
13 308 (19.57%) Java
14 290 (18.42%) Microsoft
15 278 (17.66%) C++
16 264 (16.77%) Scrum
17 256 (16.26%) .NET Framework
18 245 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 238 (15.12%) jQuery
20 236 (14.99%) Test Automation
21 227 (14.42%) Python
22 207 (13.15%) DevOps
23 201 (12.77%) Finance
24 195 (12.39%) TDD
25 194 (12.33%) React
26 191 (12.13%) .NET Core
27 181 (11.50%) Web Services
28 164 (10.42%) TypeScript
29 160 (10.17%) Degree
30 155 (9.85%) OO

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 37 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.10%) CMS
3 28 (1.78%) Apache
4 25 (1.59%) JBoss
5 24 (1.52%) Confluence
6 21 (1.33%) IIS
7 19 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (0.89%) Umbraco
10 10 (0.64%) EPiServer
10 10 (0.64%) WordPress
11 9 (0.57%) nginx
11 9 (0.57%) Tornado
12 8 (0.51%) Apache Spark
12 8 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.32%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.19%) ArcGIS
15 2 (0.13%) MediaWiki
15 2 (0.13%) Sitefinity
16 1 (0.064%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.064%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.064%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 45 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.25%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.064%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 374 (23.76%) Azure
2 105 (6.67%) AWS
3 44 (2.80%) SaaS
4 42 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
5 38 (2.41%) Serverless
6 35 (2.22%) GCP
7 29 (1.84%) npm
8 27 (1.72%) Azure Functions
9 20 (1.27%) Office 365
10 18 (1.14%) GitHub
11 16 (1.02%) NuGet
12 12 (0.76%) PaaS
13 10 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (0.64%) Power Platform
14 7 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (0.38%) IaaS
16 5 (0.32%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 5 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
16 5 (0.32%) OpenShift
17 4 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.72%) Internet
2 18 (1.14%) HTTP
3 16 (1.02%) Firewall
4 13 (0.83%) HTTPS
5 9 (0.57%) SSL
6 7 (0.44%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.32%) Tactical Data Link
7 5 (0.32%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.25%) Intranet
9 3 (0.19%) VPN
10 2 (0.13%) Hyperconnected
10 2 (0.13%) RS-232
10 2 (0.13%) RS-485
10 2 (0.13%) TETRA
11 1 (0.064%) DNS
11 1 (0.064%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.064%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.064%) SMTP
11 1 (0.064%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (29.80%) SQL Server
2 92 (5.84%) MySQL
3 57 (3.62%) Big Data
4 55 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (2.54%) MongoDB
6 31 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 30 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 22 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (1.33%) NoSQL
10 21 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
11 20 (1.27%) GIS
12 16 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (0.76%) MS Access
16 10 (0.64%) Power BI
17 9 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 142 (9.02%) Git (software)
2 95 (6.04%) Selenium
3 87 (5.53%) Visual Studio
4 65 (4.13%) JIRA
5 60 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 51 (3.24%) SpecFlow
7 38 (2.41%) Eclipse
8 37 (2.35%) Jenkins
8 37 (2.35%) Subversion
9 36 (2.29%) NUnit
10 31 (1.97%) Cucumber
11 30 (1.91%) SoapUI
12 28 (1.78%) Postman
13 21 (1.33%) MSTest
13 21 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
14 20 (1.27%) WebDriver
15 19 (1.21%) Bitbucket
15 19 (1.21%) webpack
16 15 (0.95%) TeamCity
17 14 (0.89%) git-flow
General
1 201 (12.77%) Finance
2 97 (6.16%) Marketing
3 96 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 95 (6.04%) Public Sector
5 90 (5.72%) Telecoms
6 82 (5.21%) Retail
7 81 (5.15%) Electronics
8 20 (1.27%) Aerospace
9 19 (1.21%) Law
10 15 (0.95%) Games
11 13 (0.83%) Military
12 11 (0.70%) Banking
12 11 (0.70%) Legal
13 6 (0.38%) Local Government
14 5 (0.32%) Automotive
14 5 (0.32%) Avionics
14 5 (0.32%) Back Office
15 4 (0.25%) Fire and Rescue
15 4 (0.25%) Police
16 3 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,045 (66.39%) Developer
2 460 (29.22%) .NET Developer
3 354 (22.49%) C# Developer
4 352 (22.36%) Software Developer
5 249 (15.82%) Software Engineer
6 217 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 162 (10.29%) Senior Developer
8 117 (7.43%) C# Software Developer
9 102 (6.48%) .NET Software Developer
9 102 (6.48%) Full Stack Developer
10 93 (5.91%) Senior .NET Developer
11 87 (5.53%) Junior
12 71 (4.51%) Junior Developer
13 67 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
14 66 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 51 (3.24%) Analyst
15 51 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
16 48 (3.05%) C# Software Engineer
17 46 (2.92%) Angular Developer
18 43 (2.73%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,065 (67.66%) .NET
2 545 (34.63%) ASP.NET
3 507 (32.21%) HTML
4 483 (30.69%) CSS
5 391 (24.84%) AngularJS
6 256 (16.26%) .NET Framework
7 245 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 238 (15.12%) jQuery
9 194 (12.33%) React
10 191 (12.13%) .NET Core
11 181 (11.50%) Web Services
12 149 (9.47%) Node.js
13 132 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 126 (8.01%) Entity Framework
15 124 (7.88%) REST
16 116 (7.37%) HTML5
17 101 (6.42%) WCF
18 95 (6.04%) XML
19 93 (5.91%) WPF
20 90 (5.72%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 111 (7.05%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 49 (3.11%) User Experience
4 40 (2.54%) Cyberthreat
5 34 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
6 28 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (1.08%) BBC
8 17 (1.08%) NHS
9 13 (0.83%) Robotics
10 12 (0.76%) Reinsurance
11 9 (0.57%) Management Information System
11 9 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (0.44%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.44%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.44%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.38%) Cyberattack
13 6 (0.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 143 (9.09%) Windows
2 97 (6.16%) Linux
3 41 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 38 (2.41%) Android
5 15 (0.95%) Windows Server
6 14 (0.89%) Unix
7 9 (0.57%) CentOS
8 8 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.44%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.064%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 745 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
2 479 (30.43%) MVC
3 373 (23.70%) Software Engineering
4 264 (16.77%) Scrum
5 236 (14.99%) Test Automation
6 207 (13.15%) DevOps
7 195 (12.39%) TDD
8 155 (9.85%) OO
9 145 (9.21%) SDLC
10 131 (8.32%) Web Development
11 118 (7.50%) Unit Testing
12 109 (6.93%) Problem-Solving
13 103 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
14 96 (6.10%) Computer Science
14 96 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
15 93 (5.91%) Mentoring
16 79 (5.02%) Digital Marketing
17 76 (4.83%) SOLID
18 71 (4.51%) Microservices
19 70 (4.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 754 (47.90%) JavaScript
2 535 (33.99%) SQL
3 308 (19.57%) Java
4 278 (17.66%) C++
5 227 (14.42%) Python
6 164 (10.42%) TypeScript
7 117 (7.43%) VB.NET
8 72 (4.57%) T-SQL
9 67 (4.26%) PHP
10 61 (3.88%) C
11 46 (2.92%) PowerShell
12 30 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 26 (1.65%) VB
14 23 (1.46%) Ruby
15 17 (1.08%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.08%) ES6
16 16 (1.02%) Go
17 12 (0.76%) Delphi
18 11 (0.70%) Shell Script
19 9 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 160 (10.17%) Degree
2 142 (9.02%) Security Cleared
3 71 (4.51%) DV Cleared
4 51 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 47 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 21 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (1.02%) ISEB
9 7 (0.44%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.38%) PhD
11 5 (0.32%) CCNA
11 5 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.32%) CISSP
11 5 (0.32%) GIAC
11 5 (0.32%) Linux+ Certification
11 5 (0.32%) MCSE
11 5 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (0.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.21%) QA
2 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.13%) GDPR
5 2 (0.13%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.064%) HL7
6 1 (0.064%) JTAG
6 1 (0.064%) PMO
System Software
1 73 (4.64%) Docker
2 15 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.32%) Firmware
3 5 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.064%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.51%) cPanel
2 8 (0.51%) Plesk
3 5 (0.32%) Ansible
3 5 (0.32%) Grafana
3 5 (0.32%) Kibana
4 4 (0.25%) MIIS
4 4 (0.25%) Terraform
5 3 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 290 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 110 (6.99%) Oracle
3 94 (5.97%) SAP
4 23 (1.46%) Xamarin
5 19 (1.21%) Sitecore
6 17 (1.08%) Atlassian
6 17 (1.08%) Google
7 16 (1.02%) Sage
8 13 (0.83%) IBM
9 10 (0.64%) HP
9 10 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (0.64%) Sencha
10 9 (0.57%) DevExpress
11 8 (0.51%) Symantec
12 7 (0.44%) Apple
12 7 (0.44%) Veritas
13 6 (0.38%) RedGate
14 5 (0.32%) VMware
15 4 (0.25%) New Relic
15 4 (0.25%) SolarWinds