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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / South West
Rank 4 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Permanent jobs citing C# 1037 982 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.65% 16.71% 18.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.66% 30.28% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 922 873 1065
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2992 3243 3296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.57% 55.18% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2531 2767 2866
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing C# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +4 404 £43,500 - 71
Somerset +2 166 £38,500 +2.66% 22
Gloucestershire +8 158 £39,000 -13.33% 18
Dorset +6 119 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Devon +1 103 £37,500 +11.94% 16
Wiltshire -1 76 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Cornwall +10 13 £28,750 -25.32% 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1479 (73.11%) .NET
2 1177 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
3 949 (46.91%) JavaScript
4 859 (42.46%) ASP.NET
5 835 (41.28%) SQL Server
6 796 (39.35%) HTML
7 793 (39.20%) MVC
8 669 (33.07%) SQL
9 649 (32.08%) CSS
10 520 (25.70%) Java
11 486 (24.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 444 (21.95%) .NET Framework
13 439 (21.70%) Scrum
14 420 (20.76%) Software Engineering
15 419 (20.71%) TDD
16 414 (20.46%) Microsoft
17 398 (19.67%) AngularJS
18 332 (16.41%) ASP.NET Web API
19 298 (14.73%) C++
20 283 (13.99%) OO
21 277 (13.69%) jQuery
22 268 (13.25%) Entity Framework
23 267 (13.20%) HTML5
24 266 (13.15%) WCF
25 261 (12.90%) Finance
26 252 (12.46%) Degree
27 249 (12.31%) Web Development
28 234 (11.57%) Windows
29 227 (11.22%) Web Services
29 227 (11.22%) BDD

C#
Top Related 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 93 (4.60%) IIS
2 64 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 57 (2.82%) CMS
3 57 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 51 (2.52%) Tomcat
5 41 (2.03%) WebLogic
6 36 (1.78%) Apache Spark
7 35 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
7 35 (1.73%) Umbraco
8 32 (1.58%) JBoss
9 30 (1.48%) WebSphere
10 29 (1.43%) Jetty
11 28 (1.38%) Apache Pig
12 19 (0.94%) OpenStack
12 19 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (0.84%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (0.74%) NServiceBus
16 14 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
17 10 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 161 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.24%) MS Office
3 3 (0.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.099%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (0.099%) HipChat
4 2 (0.099%) InVision
4 2 (0.099%) Revit
5 1 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.049%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 27 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.49%) Oracle HRMS
4 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.20%) Magento
4 4 (0.20%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.15%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.15%) Sage 1000
5 3 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.049%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.049%) Maximo
7 1 (0.049%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 189 (9.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.88%) SaaS
4 16 (0.79%) GitHub
5 12 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.44%) IaaS
7 8 (0.40%) PaaS
8 7 (0.35%) Slack
9 5 (0.25%) Office 365
10 4 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.15%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.099%) G Suite
13 1 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.049%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.049%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.049%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.77%) Internet
2 32 (1.58%) HTTP
3 27 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.69%) Intranet
4 14 (0.69%) SSL
5 13 (0.64%) Kerberos
6 12 (0.59%) Ethernet
6 12 (0.59%) Firewall
7 11 (0.54%) RS-232
8 8 (0.40%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.40%) Skype
9 5 (0.25%) LAN
9 5 (0.25%) WAN
10 4 (0.20%) Extranet
10 4 (0.20%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.15%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.15%) DNS
11 3 (0.15%) Network Security
11 3 (0.15%) NFC
11 3 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 835 (41.28%) SQL Server
2 180 (8.90%) NoSQL
3 153 (7.56%) Big Data
4 141 (6.97%) MongoDB
5 87 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 83 (4.10%) Hadoop
7 76 (3.76%) MySQL
8 70 (3.46%) SQL Server 2014
9 56 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 51 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 47 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 33 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 31 (1.53%) Redis
14 30 (1.48%) Apache Hive
14 30 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
14 30 (1.48%) RDBMS
15 28 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
16 26 (1.29%) Couchbase
17 21 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
18 18 (0.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 216 (10.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 203 (10.03%) Visual Studio
3 178 (8.80%) Git (software)
4 151 (7.46%) Selenium
5 84 (4.15%) JIRA
6 74 (3.66%) SpecFlow
7 70 (3.46%) NUnit
8 62 (3.06%) Subversion
9 58 (2.87%) Cucumber
10 41 (2.03%) WebDriver
11 39 (1.93%) Jenkins
12 37 (1.83%) Moq
13 36 (1.78%) JUnit
14 30 (1.48%) MSTest
15 26 (1.29%) LoadRunner
16 25 (1.24%) TeamCity
17 24 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
18 22 (1.09%) Eclipse
19 21 (1.04%) TestNG
20 20 (0.99%) JMeter
General
1 261 (12.90%) Finance
2 91 (4.50%) Games
3 86 (4.25%) Electronics
4 78 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 69 (3.41%) Retail
6 65 (3.21%) Marketing
7 59 (2.92%) Banking
8 57 (2.82%) Manufacturing
9 45 (2.22%) Advertising
10 11 (0.54%) Publishing
11 10 (0.49%) Online Betting
12 7 (0.35%) Back Office
12 7 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.35%) Legal
13 6 (0.30%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.25%) Automotive
14 5 (0.25%) Law
15 2 (0.099%) Military
16 1 (0.049%) Avionics
16 1 (0.049%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1348 (66.63%) Developer
2 824 (40.73%) .NET Developer
3 610 (30.15%) C# Developer
4 410 (20.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 244 (12.06%) Software Developer
6 240 (11.86%) Senior Developer
7 224 (11.07%) Software Engineer
8 166 (8.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 161 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 152 (7.51%) Senior .NET Developer
11 139 (6.87%) C# Software Developer
12 137 (6.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 121 (5.98%) .NET Software Developer
14 101 (4.99%) Lead Developer
15 95 (4.70%) Senior C# Developer
16 90 (4.45%) Analyst
17 84 (4.15%) Lead .NET Developer
18 82 (4.05%) Web Developer
19 76 (3.76%) C# Software Engineer
19 76 (3.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1479 (73.11%) .NET
2 859 (42.46%) ASP.NET
3 796 (39.35%) HTML
4 649 (32.08%) CSS
5 486 (24.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 444 (21.95%) .NET Framework
7 398 (19.67%) AngularJS
8 332 (16.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 277 (13.69%) jQuery
10 268 (13.25%) Entity Framework
11 267 (13.20%) HTML5
12 266 (13.15%) WCF
13 227 (11.22%) Web Services
14 185 (9.14%) RESTful
15 155 (7.66%) XML
16 153 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 137 (6.77%) Node.js
18 136 (6.72%) WPF
19 135 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 110 (5.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 118 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 72 (3.56%) User Experience
4 60 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 59 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 35 (1.73%) Embedded Systems
8 34 (1.68%) N-Tier
9 21 (1.04%) Internet of Things
10 13 (0.64%) Augmented Reality
10 13 (0.64%) iPhone
11 12 (0.59%) Driving Licence
11 12 (0.59%) Management Information System
11 12 (0.59%) Streaming Video
12 11 (0.54%) Social Media
13 10 (0.49%) BBC
13 10 (0.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 10 (0.49%) Mainframe
13 10 (0.49%) Online Games
13 10 (0.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 234 (11.57%) Windows
2 132 (6.52%) Android
3 109 (5.39%) Apple iOS
4 108 (5.34%) Linux
5 40 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 27 (1.33%) Unix
7 17 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.49%) CentOS
8 10 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.44%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.20%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.099%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.099%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.049%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.049%) Fedora
13 1 (0.049%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1177 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 793 (39.20%) MVC
3 439 (21.70%) Scrum
4 420 (20.76%) Software Engineering
5 419 (20.71%) TDD
6 283 (13.99%) OO
7 249 (12.31%) Web Development
8 227 (11.22%) BDD
9 223 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
10 209 (10.33%) SDLC
11 164 (8.11%) Unit Testing
12 163 (8.06%) Mentoring
13 119 (5.88%) Web Application Development
14 105 (5.19%) OOP
15 104 (5.14%) Test Automation
16 100 (4.94%) Automated Testing
17 99 (4.89%) Cybersecurity
18 97 (4.79%) Coaching
19 81 (4.00%) Kanban
20 77 (3.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 949 (46.91%) JavaScript
2 669 (33.07%) SQL
3 520 (25.70%) Java
4 298 (14.73%) C++
5 160 (7.91%) Python
6 157 (7.76%) T-SQL
7 155 (7.66%) C
8 120 (5.93%) VB.NET
9 97 (4.79%) Ruby
10 81 (4.00%) PHP
11 78 (3.86%) VB
12 61 (3.02%) PowerShell
13 56 (2.77%) Objective-C
14 46 (2.27%) Apex Code
15 44 (2.17%) Perl
16 24 (1.19%) Bash Shell
17 23 (1.14%) PL/SQL
18 22 (1.09%) Scala
19 17 (0.84%) Apple Swift
19 17 (0.84%) VB6
Qualifications
1 252 (12.46%) Degree
2 191 (9.44%) Security Cleared
3 93 (4.60%) DV Cleared
4 81 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 69 (3.41%) ISEB
6 56 (2.77%) ISTQB
7 34 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 16 (0.79%) PhD
10 14 (0.69%) GIAC
11 13 (0.64%) CCNA
11 13 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.64%) CISSP
11 13 (0.64%) Linux+ Certification
11 13 (0.64%) MCSE
11 13 (0.64%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (0.64%) SANS
11 13 (0.64%) SSCP
12 12 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (0.40%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.46%) QA
2 38 (1.88%) ISO 9001
3 35 (1.73%) ISO 14001
4 16 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.59%) JTAG
6 10 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.40%) SLA
8 2 (0.099%) PMO
8 2 (0.099%) SDET
9 1 (0.049%) TickIT
System Software
1 39 (1.93%) Firmware
2 23 (1.14%) Docker
3 22 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.54%) vSphere
5 5 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.099%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.099%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.049%) iptables
8 1 (0.049%) KVM
8 1 (0.049%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.049%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.049%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (1.58%) Puppet
2 27 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.29%) Ansible
3 26 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (1.09%) Salt
5 17 (0.84%) Kibana
5 17 (0.84%) logstash
6 4 (0.20%) SCCM
7 3 (0.15%) cPanel
7 3 (0.15%) Grafana
7 3 (0.15%) Graphite
8 2 (0.099%) HockeyApp
8 2 (0.099%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.049%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.049%) EnCase
9 1 (0.049%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.049%) Marathon
9 1 (0.049%) Mesos
9 1 (0.049%) SQL Sentry
9 1 (0.049%) Terraform
Vendors
1 414 (20.46%) Microsoft
2 141 (6.97%) Oracle
3 76 (3.76%) Xamarin
4 57 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
5 36 (1.78%) SAP
6 29 (1.43%) Sitecore
7 18 (0.89%) Apple
8 17 (0.84%) HP
9 16 (0.79%) Facebook
9 16 (0.79%) Google
10 15 (0.74%) IBM
11 14 (0.69%) VMware
12 12 (0.59%) Red Hat
13 10 (0.49%) Atlassian
13 10 (0.49%) Sony
13 10 (0.49%) Yahoo!
14 7 (0.35%) SOASTA, Inc
15 6 (0.30%) Cisco
15 6 (0.30%) Sencha
16 5 (0.25%) Cadence
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £64000 per annum + Superb Package , incl Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum + Car & Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per month
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + healthcare, pension, flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago