Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,044 2,046 2,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.44% 19.61% 19.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.67% 34.74% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,844 1,849 2,096
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 5,896 5,889 6,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.95% 56.46% 56.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4,992 4,967 5,667
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +1 697 £45,000 - 82
Dorset +2 468 £37,500 -6.25% 61
Somerset -2 280 £42,500 +6.25% 40
Gloucestershire -2 227 £45,000 +12.50% 48
Wiltshire +15 212 £40,000 -1.23% 43
Devon 0 115 £45,000 +21.62% 22
Cornwall +7 46 £40,875 +81.67% 9
C#
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 1,627 (79.60%) .NET
2 1,083 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
3 1,039 (50.83%) MVC
4 1,030 (50.39%) ASP.NET
5 992 (48.53%) SQL Server
6 984 (48.14%) JavaScript
7 809 (39.58%) SQL
8 775 (37.92%) HTML
9 654 (32.00%) CSS
10 566 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 523 (25.59%) Microsoft
12 516 (25.24%) TDD
13 478 (23.39%) .NET Framework
14 437 (21.38%) AngularJS
15 351 (17.17%) Java
16 344 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
17 316 (15.46%) Software Engineering
18 315 (15.41%) jQuery
19 314 (15.36%) ASP.NET Web API
20 307 (15.02%) Scrum
21 306 (14.97%) BDD
22 297 (14.53%) Entity Framework
23 292 (14.29%) WCF
24 277 (13.55%) Git (software)
25 272 (13.31%) Node.js
26 266 (13.01%) Test Automation
27 254 (12.43%) RESTful
28 253 (12.38%) Web Development
29 250 (12.23%) Finance
30 240 (11.74%) Degree

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
1 108 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 95 (4.65%) IIS
3 91 (4.45%) CMS
4 83 (4.06%) Umbraco
5 62 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 26 (1.27%) Apache Spark
7 26 (1.27%) EPiServer
8 24 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 21 (1.03%) Apache Pig
9 21 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (0.98%) Tomcat
11 17 (0.83%) Confluence
12 13 (0.64%) Apache
13 10 (0.49%) Kentico
13 10 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.29%) WordPress
15 5 (0.24%) NetWeaver
15 5 (0.24%) NServiceBus
16 4 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.15%) SPSS
4 2 (0.098%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (0.098%) Revit
5 1 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.049%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 57 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.29%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.24%) Maximo
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 344 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 187 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (4.01%) SaaS
4 36 (1.76%) PaaS
5 29 (1.42%) IaaS
6 26 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
6 26 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 21 (1.03%) npm
8 20 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
9 18 (0.88%) Google Play
10 16 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (0.73%) Office 365
12 13 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
12 13 (0.64%) TestFlight
13 12 (0.59%) GitHub
14 8 (0.39%) Serverless
15 7 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (0.29%) Amazon S3
17 5 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.59%) Internet
2 40 (1.96%) HTTP
3 37 (1.81%) SMS
4 23 (1.13%) SSL
5 19 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.64%) MQTT
7 11 (0.54%) DNS
7 11 (0.54%) Firewall
7 11 (0.54%) Intranet
8 7 (0.34%) DHCP
9 5 (0.24%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.20%) Extranet
10 4 (0.20%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.15%) SMTP
11 3 (0.15%) SNMP
11 3 (0.15%) Wireless
12 2 (0.098%) FCoE
13 1 (0.049%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.049%) OpenVPN
13 1 (0.049%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 992 (48.53%) SQL Server
2 163 (7.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 160 (7.83%) NoSQL
4 105 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 78 (3.82%) Relational Database
6 73 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 72 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 67 (3.28%) MongoDB
9 55 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (2.40%) MySQL
12 43 (2.10%) Big Data
12 43 (2.10%) Power BI
13 37 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (1.47%) Hadoop
15 28 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
15 28 (1.37%) RDBMS
16 27 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
17 26 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
17 26 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 277 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 238 (11.64%) Visual Studio
3 223 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 121 (5.92%) Selenium
5 119 (5.82%) NUnit
6 97 (4.75%) Jenkins
7 86 (4.21%) JIRA
8 74 (3.62%) Cucumber
9 70 (3.42%) SpecFlow
10 57 (2.79%) JUnit
11 44 (2.15%) Jasmine
12 43 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 40 (1.96%) Subversion
14 35 (1.71%) TeamCity
15 33 (1.61%) gulp
16 31 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
17 28 (1.37%) SoapUI
17 28 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 27 (1.32%) Moq
18 27 (1.32%) Protractor
General
1 250 (12.23%) Finance
2 99 (4.84%) Marketing
3 85 (4.16%) Electronics
4 72 (3.52%) Manufacturing
5 69 (3.38%) Advertising
6 66 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 60 (2.94%) Retail
8 48 (2.35%) Games
9 25 (1.22%) Music Industry
10 19 (0.93%) Automotive
11 14 (0.68%) Military
12 13 (0.64%) Banking
13 12 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.44%) Legal
14 9 (0.44%) Online Betting
15 8 (0.39%) Back Office
15 8 (0.39%) Local Government
16 4 (0.20%) Law
17 3 (0.15%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.098%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,516 (74.17%) Developer
2 876 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 485 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 369 (18.05%) Software Developer
5 329 (16.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 226 (11.06%) Senior Developer
7 192 (9.39%) ASP.NET Developer
8 182 (8.90%) Software Engineer
9 168 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 158 (7.73%) C# Software Developer
10 158 (7.73%) Senior .NET Developer
11 150 (7.34%) .NET Software Developer
12 145 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 120 (5.87%) Junior
14 113 (5.53%) Junior Developer
15 111 (5.43%) Web Developer
16 110 (5.38%) SQL Developer
17 94 (4.60%) Lead Developer
18 83 (4.06%) Senior C# Developer
19 78 (3.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,627 (79.60%) .NET
2 1,030 (50.39%) ASP.NET
3 775 (37.92%) HTML
4 654 (32.00%) CSS
5 566 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 478 (23.39%) .NET Framework
7 437 (21.38%) AngularJS
8 315 (15.41%) jQuery
9 314 (15.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 297 (14.53%) Entity Framework
11 292 (14.29%) WCF
12 272 (13.31%) Node.js
13 254 (12.43%) RESTful
14 222 (10.86%) HTML5
15 204 (9.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 190 (9.30%) Web Services
17 188 (9.20%) XML
18 155 (7.58%) KnockoutJS
19 147 (7.19%) REST
20 134 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 170 (8.32%) Greenfield Project
2 104 (5.09%) User Experience
3 101 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 58 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
6 57 (2.79%) Mobile App
7 33 (1.61%) Algorithms
8 26 (1.27%) Fintech
9 24 (1.17%) iPhone
10 21 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 19 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
11 19 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 17 (0.83%) CUDA
12 17 (0.83%) Virtual Team
13 16 (0.78%) Clustering
13 16 (0.78%) Robotics
14 13 (0.64%) N-Tier
15 11 (0.54%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.54%) Music Streaming
16 9 (0.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 198 (9.69%) Windows
2 128 (6.26%) Linux
3 92 (4.50%) Android
4 55 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 38 (1.86%) Windows Server
6 37 (1.81%) Unix
7 17 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.54%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 7 (0.34%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.098%) VMS
14 1 (0.049%) Solaris
14 1 (0.049%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.049%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,083 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1,039 (50.83%) MVC
3 516 (25.24%) TDD
4 316 (15.46%) Software Engineering
5 307 (15.02%) Scrum
6 306 (14.97%) BDD
7 266 (13.01%) Test Automation
8 253 (12.38%) Web Development
9 227 (11.11%) SDLC
10 219 (10.71%) OO
11 211 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
12 202 (9.88%) Web Application Development
13 176 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
14 123 (6.02%) Unit Testing
15 121 (5.92%) DevOps
16 111 (5.43%) SOLID
17 108 (5.28%) Mentoring
18 100 (4.89%) OOP
19 95 (4.65%) Microservices
20 92 (4.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 984 (48.14%) JavaScript
2 809 (39.58%) SQL
3 351 (17.17%) Java
4 213 (10.42%) C++
5 198 (9.69%) T-SQL
6 188 (9.20%) Ruby
7 154 (7.53%) Python
8 123 (6.02%) VB.NET
9 78 (3.82%) C
10 72 (3.52%) PowerShell
11 68 (3.33%) PHP
12 52 (2.54%) VB
13 37 (1.81%) Scala
13 37 (1.81%) TypeScript
14 28 (1.37%) VBScript
15 21 (1.03%) F#
16 20 (0.98%) Groovy
17 19 (0.93%) Objective-C
18 18 (0.88%) Perl
19 16 (0.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 240 (11.74%) Degree
2 85 (4.16%) Security Cleared
3 62 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 39 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (1.13%) ISEB
6 22 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 22 (1.08%) PhD
7 20 (0.98%) MCPD
8 13 (0.64%) HND
9 12 (0.59%) DV Cleared
10 10 (0.49%) MCSE
11 9 (0.44%) HNC
12 8 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.34%) CCNA
13 7 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.34%) CISSP
13 7 (0.34%) GIAC
13 7 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
13 7 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (2.69%) QA
2 13 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.39%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.20%) SLA
6 3 (0.15%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 74 (3.62%) Docker
2 23 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.29%) vSphere
4 3 (0.15%) NFS
5 2 (0.098%) Firmware
5 2 (0.098%) Samba
5 2 (0.098%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.098%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.049%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.049%) Snort
6 1 (0.049%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (0.98%) Puppet
2 17 (0.83%) CA Service Virtualization
2 17 (0.83%) Terraform
3 15 (0.73%) Kubernetes
4 14 (0.68%) Kibana
5 13 (0.64%) HockeyApp
6 10 (0.49%) Ansible
7 9 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 9 (0.44%) WSUS
8 6 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.29%) Salt
9 5 (0.24%) Nessus
10 4 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.098%) Endace
11 2 (0.098%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.098%) Nagios
11 2 (0.098%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.049%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.049%) Packer
12 1 (0.049%) Rancher
Vendors
1 523 (25.59%) Microsoft
2 81 (3.96%) Google
3 64 (3.13%) SAP
4 57 (2.79%) Xamarin
5 44 (2.15%) Oracle
6 43 (2.10%) Sitecore
7 25 (1.22%) Facebook
8 20 (0.98%) CA
9 19 (0.93%) HP
10 18 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 18 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.83%) NVIDIA
12 15 (0.73%) Tableau
13 12 (0.59%) Twitter
13 12 (0.59%) VMware
14 11 (0.54%) DevExpress
15 9 (0.44%) CA Agile Central
15 9 (0.44%) Capita
16 6 (0.29%) Cadence
17 5 (0.24%) Sourcefire