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

C#
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,307 2,143 1,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.34% 20.35% 17.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.45% 33.23% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,087 1,918 1,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 6,508 6,449 6,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.20% 61.25% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,480 5,501 5,341
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 July 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 July 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 +4 865 £45,000 +5.88% 126
Dorset -2 530 £40,000 - 47
Gloucestershire +2 322 £45,000 +20.00% 54
Wiltshire +6 241 £40,000 +3.90% 49
Somerset -2 179 £42,500 +6.25% 32
Devon -1 98 £40,000 +1.27% 29
Cornwall +4 54 £40,000 +45.45% 10
Avon - 2 £50,000 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 1,761 (76.33%) .NET
2 1,173 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1,149 (49.80%) JavaScript
4 998 (43.26%) ASP.NET
4 998 (43.26%) MVC
5 969 (42.00%) SQL Server
6 894 (38.75%) SQL
7 873 (37.84%) HTML
8 727 (31.51%) CSS
9 608 (26.35%) AngularJS
10 600 (26.01%) Microsoft
11 592 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 509 (22.06%) Java
13 481 (20.85%) .NET Framework
14 477 (20.68%) TDD
15 469 (20.33%) Scrum
16 452 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
17 449 (19.46%) ASP.NET Web API
18 448 (19.42%) Software Engineering
19 412 (17.86%) Finance
20 384 (16.64%) jQuery
21 359 (15.56%) Test Automation
22 339 (14.69%) C++
23 333 (14.43%) Degree
24 314 (13.61%) Entity Framework
25 301 (13.05%) OO
26 286 (12.40%) Git (software)
27 274 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
28 269 (11.66%) BDD
29 263 (11.40%) SDLC

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 67 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
2 64 (2.77%) SharePoint
3 62 (2.69%) CMS
3 62 (2.69%) IIS
4 60 (2.60%) Umbraco
5 38 (1.65%) Confluence
6 32 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 31 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 25 (1.08%) Apache Pig
9 24 (1.04%) Apache
10 19 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
10 19 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
11 14 (0.61%) nginx
12 12 (0.52%) EPiServer
13 9 (0.39%) WordPress
14 8 (0.35%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.30%) Kentico
15 7 (0.30%) OpenStack
16 6 (0.26%) MS Project Server
16 6 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.26%) Doxygen
4 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.087%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.043%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 38 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.17%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.13%) nopCommerce
4 2 (0.087%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.043%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.043%) Endur
5 1 (0.043%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.043%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 452 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 173 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (2.95%) SaaS
4 33 (1.43%) GitHub
5 30 (1.30%) Amazon Kinesis
6 23 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 22 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (0.87%) Amazon S3
8 20 (0.87%) Office 365
9 18 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.78%) PaaS
10 16 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
11 15 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
12 10 (0.43%) IaaS
13 9 (0.39%) npm
13 9 (0.39%) Serverless
14 5 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.22%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.25%) Internet
2 51 (2.21%) SMS
3 43 (1.86%) HTTP
4 31 (1.34%) TCP/IP
5 30 (1.30%) SSL
6 16 (0.69%) DNS
7 9 (0.39%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.35%) Firewall
8 8 (0.35%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.26%) FTP
9 6 (0.26%) SMTP
10 5 (0.22%) DHCP
10 5 (0.22%) Sourcefire
11 4 (0.17%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.17%) Intranet
12 3 (0.13%) Modbus
12 3 (0.13%) RS-485
12 3 (0.13%) VPN
13 2 (0.087%) Network Security
13 2 (0.087%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 969 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 125 (5.42%) NoSQL
3 96 (4.16%) Big Data
4 85 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 84 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 78 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 76 (3.29%) MySQL
8 75 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
9 66 (2.86%) Hadoop
10 61 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 52 (2.25%) MongoDB
12 49 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
13 37 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
13 37 (1.60%) RDBMS
14 33 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
14 33 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
15 31 (1.34%) Geospatial Data
16 30 (1.30%) Apache Hive
17 28 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (1.08%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 286 (12.40%) Git (software)
2 238 (10.32%) Visual Studio
3 234 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 190 (8.24%) Selenium
5 134 (5.81%) JIRA
6 111 (4.81%) Jasmine
7 99 (4.29%) JUnit
8 82 (3.55%) Protractor
8 82 (3.55%) TestNG
9 65 (2.82%) Jenkins
10 61 (2.64%) Cucumber
11 46 (1.99%) SpecFlow
12 44 (1.91%) NUnit
13 38 (1.65%) gulp
14 37 (1.60%) Subversion
15 35 (1.52%) TeamCity
16 31 (1.34%) Karma Test Runner
17 28 (1.21%) SoapUI
18 27 (1.17%) JMeter
19 24 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 412 (17.86%) Finance
2 185 (8.02%) Manufacturing
3 173 (7.50%) Marketing
4 167 (7.24%) Electronics
5 152 (6.59%) Telecoms
6 68 (2.95%) Retail
7 52 (2.25%) Games
8 32 (1.39%) Advertising
9 28 (1.21%) Military
10 12 (0.52%) Back Office
11 10 (0.43%) Law
11 10 (0.43%) Legal
12 9 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.39%) Music Industry
13 8 (0.35%) Automotive
13 8 (0.35%) Banking
13 8 (0.35%) Publishing
14 6 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.26%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.087%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,609 (69.74%) Developer
2 916 (39.71%) .NET Developer
3 624 (27.05%) C# Developer
4 482 (20.89%) Software Developer
5 437 (18.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 274 (11.88%) Software Engineer
7 241 (10.45%) C# Software Developer
8 216 (9.36%) Senior Developer
9 204 (8.84%) .NET Software Developer
10 198 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 163 (7.07%) ASP.NET Developer
12 158 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
13 154 (6.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 142 (6.16%) Junior
15 133 (5.77%) Junior Developer
16 99 (4.29%) SQL Developer
17 96 (4.16%) Analyst
18 90 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
19 87 (3.77%) Web Developer
20 84 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,761 (76.33%) .NET
2 998 (43.26%) ASP.NET
3 873 (37.84%) HTML
4 727 (31.51%) CSS
5 608 (26.35%) AngularJS
6 592 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 481 (20.85%) .NET Framework
8 449 (19.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 384 (16.64%) jQuery
10 314 (13.61%) Entity Framework
11 258 (11.18%) HTML5
12 253 (10.97%) Web Services
13 219 (9.49%) WCF
14 191 (8.28%) RESTful
15 177 (7.67%) Node.js
16 166 (7.20%) WPF
17 160 (6.94%) REST
18 156 (6.76%) React
19 155 (6.72%) KnockoutJS
19 155 (6.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 185 (8.02%) Greenfield Project
2 155 (6.72%) User Experience
3 130 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 106 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (3.12%) Self-Motivation
6 58 (2.51%) Fintech
7 52 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 36 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 33 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 32 (1.39%) Data Structures
10 32 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
11 31 (1.34%) Algorithms
12 17 (0.74%) Clustering
13 13 (0.56%) Driving Licence
14 11 (0.48%) iPhone
15 8 (0.35%) Mobile Games
16 7 (0.30%) Internet of Things
17 6 (0.26%) CAN bus
17 6 (0.26%) Digital Media
17 6 (0.26%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 241 (10.45%) Windows
2 162 (7.02%) Linux
3 80 (3.47%) Android
4 57 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 32 (1.39%) Unix
6 28 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.52%) Mac OS
8 11 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.48%) Solaris
9 7 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 3 (0.13%) CentOS
13 2 (0.087%) Debian
13 2 (0.087%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,173 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 998 (43.26%) MVC
3 477 (20.68%) TDD
4 469 (20.33%) Scrum
5 448 (19.42%) Software Engineering
6 359 (15.56%) Test Automation
7 301 (13.05%) OO
8 274 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
9 269 (11.66%) BDD
10 263 (11.40%) SDLC
10 263 (11.40%) Web Development
11 236 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
12 213 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
13 194 (8.41%) Unit Testing
14 157 (6.81%) DevOps
15 144 (6.24%) Digital Marketing
16 140 (6.07%) Programme Management
17 139 (6.03%) SOLID
18 123 (5.33%) OOP
19 120 (5.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,149 (49.80%) JavaScript
2 894 (38.75%) SQL
3 509 (22.06%) Java
4 339 (14.69%) C++
5 255 (11.05%) Python
6 160 (6.94%) VB.NET
7 151 (6.55%) C
8 135 (5.85%) T-SQL
9 124 (5.37%) TypeScript
10 114 (4.94%) PHP
11 99 (4.29%) Ruby
12 65 (2.82%) PowerShell
13 44 (1.91%) Perl
14 39 (1.69%) Scala
14 39 (1.69%) VB
15 31 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 27 (1.17%) Embedded C
17 26 (1.13%) Objective-C
18 15 (0.65%) Bash Shell
19 14 (0.61%) F#
Qualifications
1 333 (14.43%) Degree
2 188 (8.15%) Security Cleared
3 117 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 104 (4.51%) SC Cleared
5 84 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 84 (3.64%) DV Cleared
6 35 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 30 (1.30%) MCPD
8 28 (1.21%) ISEB
9 18 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (0.52%) Postgraduate
11 11 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
12 9 (0.39%) CCNA
12 9 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.39%) CISSP
12 9 (0.39%) GIAC
12 9 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
12 9 (0.39%) MCP
12 9 (0.39%) MCSE
12 9 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.03%) QA
2 9 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.087%) GDPR
4 2 (0.087%) SLA
5 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.043%) WCAG
System Software
1 83 (3.60%) Docker
2 11 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.43%) Firmware
4 8 (0.35%) vSphere
5 7 (0.30%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.087%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.043%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.61%) Puppet
3 13 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.39%) CA Service Virtualization
4 9 (0.39%) HP ALM
5 8 (0.35%) Salt
6 6 (0.26%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (0.22%) Kibana
7 5 (0.22%) Nessus
7 5 (0.22%) WSUS
8 3 (0.13%) Ansible
9 2 (0.087%) Endace
9 2 (0.087%) Galera Cluster
9 2 (0.087%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.087%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.043%) Graylog
10 1 (0.043%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.043%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.043%) Terraform
Vendors
1 600 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 161 (6.98%) SAP
3 154 (6.68%) Oracle
4 39 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 37 (1.60%) Google
6 35 (1.52%) Xamarin
7 33 (1.43%) Capita
8 29 (1.26%) Atlassian
9 25 (1.08%) IBM
10 17 (0.74%) HP
10 17 (0.74%) Tableau
11 13 (0.56%) Facebook
11 13 (0.56%) Sage
11 13 (0.56%) Twitter
12 11 (0.48%) DevExpress
13 10 (0.43%) CA
13 10 (0.43%) Cisco
13 10 (0.43%) Informatica
14 9 (0.39%) Trillium
15 7 (0.30%) Salesforce.com