Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 15 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,032 471 1,781
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.89% 14.10% 18.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.96% 23.37% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 758 382 1,449
10th Percentile £33,375 £31,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,563 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 3,975 2,015 5,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 53.50% 60.33% 58.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,638 1,693 4,598
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,338
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,060 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +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 25 October 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 25 October 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 +6 504 £47,000 +10.59% 80
Dorset -8 129 £50,000 +13.64% 18
Somerset -2 108 £52,500 +8.25% 22
Gloucestershire -8 107 £47,500 -9.52% 24
Wiltshire +23 94 £50,000 - 17
Devon -4 39 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Cornwall -2 24 £45,000 +34.33% 3
Avon - 1 - -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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#.

1 723 (70.06%) .NET
2 551 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
3 474 (45.93%) JavaScript
4 465 (45.06%) Azure
5 324 (31.40%) SQL Server
6 317 (30.72%) .NET Core
7 292 (28.29%) MVC
8 291 (28.20%) SQL
9 269 (26.07%) DevOps
10 259 (25.10%) Microsoft
11 255 (24.71%) HTML
12 254 (24.61%) Scrum
13 246 (23.84%) ASP.NET
14 243 (23.55%) AngularJS
15 235 (22.77%) Software Engineering
16 230 (22.29%) CSS
16 230 (22.29%) React
17 217 (21.03%) .NET Framework
18 210 (20.35%) Web Services
19 209 (20.25%) Java
20 189 (18.31%) AWS
21 180 (17.44%) TDD
22 179 (17.34%) Python
23 171 (16.57%) Full Stack Development
24 169 (16.38%) Finance
25 167 (16.18%) Microservices
26 164 (15.89%) Social Skills
27 159 (15.41%) TypeScript
28 157 (15.21%) ASP.NET Web API
29 132 (12.79%) Test Automation

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 51 (4.94%) CMS
2 41 (3.97%) Umbraco
3 27 (2.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 24 (2.33%) EPiServer
5 17 (1.65%) IIS
6 16 (1.55%) Confluence
7 14 (1.36%) Sitefinity
8 10 (0.97%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.58%) Kentico
10 6 (0.58%) WordPress
11 5 (0.48%) Headless CMS
12 4 (0.39%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.39%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.29%) SAS
14 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.097%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (0.39%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.58%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.19%) Magento
4 2 (0.19%) Maximo
5 1 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.097%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.097%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.097%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.097%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 465 (45.06%) Azure
2 189 (18.31%) AWS
3 83 (8.04%) GCP
4 60 (5.81%) SaaS
5 55 (5.33%) Serverless
6 43 (4.17%) GitHub
7 25 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
8 22 (2.13%) Power Platform
9 19 (1.84%) PaaS
10 17 (1.65%) Azure Service Bus
11 10 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.97%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 9 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.87%) PowerApps
13 8 (0.78%) npm
14 7 (0.68%) Amazon ECS
14 7 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.58%) CloudFront
15 6 (0.58%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.00%) Internet
2 29 (2.81%) HTTP
3 9 (0.87%) Wireshark
4 5 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.29%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.19%) DNS
6 2 (0.19%) Firewall
6 2 (0.19%) Skype
6 2 (0.19%) Wireless
7 1 (0.097%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.097%) Extranet
7 1 (0.097%) Intranet
7 1 (0.097%) NBAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.01%) Relational Database
3 57 (5.52%) MySQL
4 38 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (3.10%) MongoDB
6 29 (2.81%) NoSQL
7 27 (2.62%) RDBMS
8 22 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 19 (1.84%) GIS
11 16 (1.55%) Power BI
11 16 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (1.45%) Big Data
12 15 (1.45%) SQLite
13 14 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (1.26%) BigQuery
15 11 (1.07%) Geospatial Data
16 10 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.87%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 108 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 71 (6.88%) Selenium
3 64 (6.20%) Visual Studio
4 61 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 49 (4.75%) Jenkins
6 38 (3.68%) JIRA
7 37 (3.59%) SpecFlow
8 23 (2.23%) TeamCity
9 21 (2.03%) NUnit
10 20 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
11 19 (1.84%) Postman
11 19 (1.84%) Subversion
12 16 (1.55%) WebDriver
13 15 (1.45%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.36%) JMeter
15 12 (1.16%) IDA Disassembler
16 10 (0.97%) Bitbucket
17 8 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
18 7 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 7 (0.68%) MSTest
General
1 169 (16.38%) Finance
2 164 (15.89%) Social Skills
3 100 (9.69%) Marketing
4 73 (7.07%) Manufacturing
5 72 (6.98%) Public Sector
6 60 (5.81%) Electronics
7 52 (5.04%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.91%) Games
9 23 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (2.13%) Legal
11 14 (1.36%) Documentation Skills
12 12 (1.16%) Retail
13 10 (0.97%) Law
13 10 (0.97%) Local Government
14 7 (0.68%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.68%) Automotive
14 7 (0.68%) Banking
14 7 (0.68%) Military
15 6 (0.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 6 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 570 (55.23%) Developer
2 193 (18.70%) .NET Developer
3 186 (18.02%) Software Developer
4 153 (14.83%) Software Engineer
5 140 (13.57%) Senior Developer
6 126 (12.21%) C# Developer
7 50 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 50 (4.84%) Senior Software Developer
8 48 (4.65%) Tester
9 43 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 42 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
11 41 (3.97%) C# Software Engineer
12 39 (3.78%) Lead Developer
13 38 (3.68%) .NET Software Developer
13 38 (3.68%) Azure Developer
14 32 (3.10%) Automation Tester
15 30 (2.91%) Senior Software Engineer
16 29 (2.81%) Junior
17 28 (2.71%) C# Software Developer
17 28 (2.71%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 723 (70.06%) .NET
2 317 (30.72%) .NET Core
3 255 (24.71%) HTML
4 246 (23.84%) ASP.NET
5 243 (23.55%) AngularJS
6 230 (22.29%) CSS
6 230 (22.29%) React
7 217 (21.03%) .NET Framework
8 210 (20.35%) Web Services
9 157 (15.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 112 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 111 (10.76%) Vue.js
12 100 (9.69%) REST
13 93 (9.01%) XML
14 92 (8.91%) jQuery
15 83 (8.04%) Node.js
16 69 (6.69%) Entity Framework
17 60 (5.81%) RESTful
18 52 (5.04%) SOAP
19 47 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (6.88%) Greenfield Project
2 59 (5.72%) User Experience
3 21 (2.03%) Smart Home
4 20 (1.94%) Internet of Things
5 19 (1.84%) Home Automation
6 14 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 14 (1.36%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.26%) Legacy Applications
7 13 (1.26%) Legacy Systems
8 11 (1.07%) Tandem
9 10 (0.97%) Cloud Native
9 10 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (0.87%) Wiki
11 8 (0.78%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.68%) Blog
12 7 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (0.58%) Acoustics
13 6 (0.58%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.29%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 130 (12.60%) Windows
2 87 (8.43%) Linux
3 43 (4.17%) Android
4 31 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.68%) Unix
7 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.097%) Debian
8 1 (0.097%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.097%) MVS
8 1 (0.097%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (28.29%) MVC
3 269 (26.07%) DevOps
4 254 (24.61%) Scrum
5 235 (22.77%) Software Engineering
6 180 (17.44%) TDD
7 171 (16.57%) Full Stack Development
8 167 (16.18%) Microservices
9 132 (12.79%) Test Automation
10 118 (11.43%) E-Commerce
11 110 (10.66%) SDLC
12 107 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
13 86 (8.33%) OO
14 82 (7.95%) Software Testing
15 81 (7.85%) Problem-Solving
16 75 (7.27%) Unit Testing
17 71 (6.88%) Web Development
18 65 (6.30%) Mentoring
19 63 (6.10%) Digital Marketing
20 62 (6.01%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 474 (45.93%) JavaScript
2 291 (28.20%) SQL
3 209 (20.25%) Java
4 179 (17.34%) Python
5 159 (15.41%) TypeScript
6 111 (10.76%) C++
7 80 (7.75%) T-SQL
8 41 (3.97%) C
9 39 (3.78%) PowerShell
10 32 (3.10%) PHP
11 28 (2.71%) Go
12 26 (2.52%) VB.NET
13 23 (2.23%) Ruby
14 20 (1.94%) ES6
15 12 (1.16%) VBScript
16 8 (0.78%) Kotlin
16 8 (0.78%) VB
16 8 (0.78%) VBA
16 8 (0.78%) XPath
17 7 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 100 (9.69%) Security Cleared
2 69 (6.69%) SC Cleared
3 53 (5.14%) Degree
4 26 (2.52%) DV Cleared
5 22 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 20 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.84%) ISEB
8 14 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.29%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.29%) MCSE
11 2 (0.19%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.19%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.19%) MCPD
12 1 (0.097%) CISMP
12 1 (0.097%) HND
12 1 (0.097%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.56%) QA
2 11 (1.07%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 6 (0.58%) IEC 61131
3 6 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.58%) TickIT
4 2 (0.19%) DICOM
5 1 (0.097%) HL7
5 1 (0.097%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.097%) SLA
5 1 (0.097%) WCAG
System Software
1 74 (7.17%) Docker
2 10 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.87%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.39%) Firmware
5 2 (0.19%) Gluster
5 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.097%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.097%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 51 (4.94%) Ansible
2 42 (4.07%) Kubernetes
3 33 (3.20%) Terraform
4 23 (2.23%) Grafana
4 23 (2.23%) Graphite
4 23 (2.23%) Prometheus
5 7 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.68%) Puppet
6 3 (0.29%) Packer
7 2 (0.19%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.19%) MIIS
8 1 (0.097%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.097%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.097%) Mesos
8 1 (0.097%) Nagios
8 1 (0.097%) Plesk
8 1 (0.097%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 259 (25.10%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.46%) Google
3 55 (5.33%) SAP
4 37 (3.59%) Oracle
5 33 (3.20%) Xamarin
6 28 (2.71%) Sitecore
7 23 (2.23%) Splunk
8 10 (0.97%) VMware
9 8 (0.78%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.48%) IBM
11 4 (0.39%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.29%) Altera
12 3 (0.29%) Dynatrace
12 3 (0.29%) Intel
12 3 (0.29%) Progress
13 2 (0.19%) Aquila
13 2 (0.19%) Brio
13 2 (0.19%) Optimizely
13 2 (0.19%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.19%) Xero