Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 9 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 931 1,265 1,851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 14.72% 17.33% 18.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.55% 30.70% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 729 1,094 1,530
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £36,525 £35,000 £33,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £55,750 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,125 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 3,644 4,121 5,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 57.62% 56.46% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,871 3,484 4,816
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £34,188 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -3 405 £45,000 -5.26% 63
Gloucestershire -18 119 £40,000 -20.00% 30
Dorset -12 113 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Somerset +10 91 £49,250 +9.44% 21
Wiltshire -13 91 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Devon +1 86 £37,500 -11.76% 24
Cornwall -18 8 £33,000 -24.57% 9
C#
England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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#.

1 638 (68.53%) .NET
2 470 (50.48%) JavaScript
3 460 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
4 402 (43.18%) SQL
5 400 (42.96%) Azure
6 300 (32.22%) SQL Server
7 289 (31.04%) HTML
8 281 (30.18%) MVC
9 270 (29.00%) CSS
10 258 (27.71%) .NET Core
11 255 (27.39%) ASP.NET
12 247 (26.53%) AngularJS
13 243 (26.10%) Software Engineering
14 213 (22.88%) Scrum
15 211 (22.66%) DevOps
16 197 (21.16%) Python
17 192 (20.62%) .NET Framework
18 182 (19.55%) Microsoft
19 178 (19.12%) Java
20 170 (18.26%) React
21 139 (14.93%) AWS
22 136 (14.61%) Security Cleared
22 136 (14.61%) TDD
23 125 (13.43%) TypeScript
24 123 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
25 122 (13.10%) Vue.js
26 120 (12.89%) C++
27 108 (11.60%) Node.js
28 106 (11.39%) Git (software)
29 104 (11.17%) Microservices

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 36 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (3.54%) CMS
3 32 (3.44%) Umbraco
4 26 (2.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 24 (2.58%) Confluence
5 24 (2.58%) IIS
6 19 (2.04%) EPiServer
7 18 (1.93%) NServiceBus
8 16 (1.72%) Apache Spark
9 13 (1.40%) JBoss
9 13 (1.40%) Kentico
9 13 (1.40%) Sitefinity
10 12 (1.29%) Apache
11 7 (0.75%) WordPress
12 3 (0.32%) OnBase
12 3 (0.32%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.54%) Simulink
3 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.21%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.64%) nopCommerce
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.32%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.21%) Maximo
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 400 (42.96%) Azure
2 139 (14.93%) AWS
3 87 (9.34%) SaaS
4 59 (6.34%) GCP
5 46 (4.94%) Serverless
6 34 (3.65%) PaaS
7 22 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
8 21 (2.26%) IaaS
9 19 (2.04%) npm
10 16 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (1.72%) Power Platform
11 15 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (1.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.97%) GitHub
15 7 (0.75%) Yarn
16 6 (0.64%) Azure Functions
17 5 (0.54%) AWS Fargate
17 5 (0.54%) NuGet
18 4 (0.43%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.83%) Wireshark
2 16 (1.72%) HTTP
3 14 (1.50%) Internet
4 7 (0.75%) Wireless
5 4 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.21%) SSH
7 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) RS-485
7 1 (0.11%) SSL
7 1 (0.11%) VoIP
7 1 (0.11%) VPN
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (32.22%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.66%) MongoDB
3 44 (4.73%) MySQL
4 41 (4.40%) NoSQL
5 32 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (3.11%) Big Data
8 28 (3.01%) Hadoop
8 28 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (2.15%) GIS
10 17 (1.83%) Oracle Database
11 16 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (1.72%) Apache Hive
12 15 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
12 15 (1.61%) Power BI
12 15 (1.61%) Relational Database
13 13 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (1.18%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 106 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 67 (7.20%) Jenkins
3 61 (6.55%) Visual Studio
4 55 (5.91%) Selenium
5 32 (3.44%) JIRA
5 32 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 31 (3.33%) SpecFlow
7 22 (2.36%) Eclipse
8 18 (1.93%) Rational Rhapsody
9 17 (1.83%) IDA Disassembler
9 17 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
10 16 (1.72%) Artifactory
10 16 (1.72%) SonarQube
11 15 (1.61%) SoapUI
12 12 (1.29%) Mercurial
12 12 (1.29%) NUnit
13 11 (1.18%) WebDriver
14 10 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (1.07%) ReSharper
General
1 73 (7.84%) Finance
2 42 (4.51%) Public Sector
3 34 (3.65%) Marketing
4 28 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 25 (2.69%) Electronics
6 22 (2.36%) Games
7 21 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 20 (2.15%) Legal
9 17 (1.83%) Aerospace
10 14 (1.50%) Police
10 14 (1.50%) Publishing
11 12 (1.29%) Military
12 9 (0.97%) Local Government
13 8 (0.86%) Retail
14 6 (0.64%) Avionics
14 6 (0.64%) Back Office
14 6 (0.64%) Law
15 5 (0.54%) Automotive
16 4 (0.43%) Billing
17 2 (0.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 611 (65.63%) Developer
2 268 (28.79%) .NET Developer
3 199 (21.37%) Software Developer
4 175 (18.80%) C# Developer
5 160 (17.19%) Senior Developer
6 139 (14.93%) Software Engineer
7 107 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 83 (8.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 70 (7.52%) Senior .NET Developer
10 65 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
11 58 (6.23%) .NET Software Developer
12 51 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
12 51 (5.48%) Senior Software Engineer
13 44 (4.73%) Senior Software Developer
14 37 (3.97%) Lead Developer
15 34 (3.65%) JavaScript Developer
16 32 (3.44%) Tester
17 31 (3.33%) SQL Developer
18 30 (3.22%) C# Software Engineer
18 30 (3.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 638 (68.53%) .NET
2 289 (31.04%) HTML
3 270 (29.00%) CSS
4 258 (27.71%) .NET Core
5 255 (27.39%) ASP.NET
6 247 (26.53%) AngularJS
7 192 (20.62%) .NET Framework
8 170 (18.26%) React
9 123 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 122 (13.10%) Vue.js
11 108 (11.60%) Node.js
12 91 (9.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 83 (8.92%) HTML5
14 81 (8.70%) REST
15 75 (8.06%) Web Services
16 73 (7.84%) Entity Framework
17 55 (5.91%) RESTful
18 54 (5.80%) jQuery
19 44 (4.73%) CSS3
20 43 (4.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 76 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (6.87%) User Experience
3 23 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
4 22 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (1.93%) Wiki
6 17 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 16 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
10 12 (1.29%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (0.75%) NHS
13 6 (0.64%) Acoustics
13 6 (0.64%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.54%) Reinsurance
14 5 (0.54%) Renewable Energy
15 4 (0.43%) Private Cloud
16 3 (0.32%) Client/Server
16 3 (0.32%) Cloud Native
16 3 (0.32%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 98 (10.53%) Windows
2 68 (7.30%) Linux
3 29 (3.11%) Android
4 28 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.79%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.11%) Unix
8 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (30.18%) MVC
3 243 (26.10%) Software Engineering
4 213 (22.88%) Scrum
5 211 (22.66%) DevOps
6 136 (14.61%) TDD
7 104 (11.17%) Microservices
8 93 (9.99%) Test Automation
9 89 (9.56%) OO
10 85 (9.13%) Software Testing
11 81 (8.70%) SDLC
12 79 (8.49%) Web Development
13 75 (8.06%) Mentoring
14 62 (6.66%) Continuous Integration
15 60 (6.44%) Problem-Solving
16 59 (6.34%) Unit Testing
17 58 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
18 51 (5.48%) Fintech
19 46 (4.94%) Analytics
19 46 (4.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 470 (50.48%) JavaScript
2 402 (43.18%) SQL
3 197 (21.16%) Python
4 178 (19.12%) Java
5 125 (13.43%) TypeScript
6 120 (12.89%) C++
7 71 (7.63%) T-SQL
8 45 (4.83%) C
9 42 (4.51%) PHP
10 26 (2.79%) VB.NET
11 23 (2.47%) VB
12 22 (2.36%) Go
13 21 (2.26%) Bash Shell
14 19 (2.04%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.40%) ES6
16 11 (1.18%) Java 8
16 11 (1.18%) XAML
17 10 (1.07%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.97%) Ruby
19 5 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 136 (14.61%) Security Cleared
2 94 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 84 (9.02%) Degree
4 29 (3.11%) HNC
5 24 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (2.04%) HND
7 17 (1.83%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.40%) ISTQB
9 11 (1.18%) CIW
9 11 (1.18%) OCA
9 11 (1.18%) OCP
9 11 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (0.97%) ISEB
11 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.43%) MCP
13 3 (0.32%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.32%) MCSD
14 2 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
14 2 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.33%) QA
2 6 (0.64%) IEC 61131
3 5 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.43%) GDPR
4 4 (0.43%) WAI
5 2 (0.21%) WCAG
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (10.31%) Docker
2 19 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.83%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (5.69%) Kubernetes
2 44 (4.73%) Terraform
3 18 (1.93%) Ansible
4 8 (0.86%) Grafana
4 8 (0.86%) Prometheus
5 7 (0.75%) Graphite
6 4 (0.43%) Packer
7 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.11%) Nmap
8 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 182 (19.55%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.70%) Oracle
3 37 (3.97%) Google
4 26 (2.79%) Sitecore
5 24 (2.58%) SAP
6 19 (2.04%) VMware
6 19 (2.04%) Xamarin
7 16 (1.72%) IBM
8 11 (1.18%) Teradata
9 9 (0.97%) Informatica
9 9 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (0.97%) Talend
10 7 (0.75%) DevExpress
10 7 (0.75%) Netlify
10 7 (0.75%) Splunk
11 6 (0.64%) Cadence
12 4 (0.43%) Apple
12 4 (0.43%) RedGate
12 4 (0.43%) Sage
13 3 (0.32%) Sybase