Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 2,066 1,948 2,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.03% 19.25% 19.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.01% 32.03% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,820 1,744 1,841
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 6,259 6,081 6,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.70% 60.08% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5,250 5,168 5,211
South West median annual salary £44,529 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.61% +2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,438 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +5 795 £45,000 - 138
Dorset -2 383 £40,000 +6.67% 59
Gloucestershire +1 294 £45,000 +12.50% 48
Wiltshire +5 288 £40,000 - 43
Somerset -1 156 £42,500 +2.41% 41
Devon -2 80 £40,000 +1.27% 57
Cornwall +5 60 £33,250 +19.82% 26
Avon - 2 £50,000 - 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 1,505 (72.85%) .NET
2 993 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
3 984 (47.63%) JavaScript
4 818 (39.59%) SQL Server
5 791 (38.29%) HTML
6 782 (37.85%) ASP.NET
7 779 (37.71%) MVC
8 729 (35.29%) SQL
9 654 (31.66%) CSS
10 534 (25.85%) Microsoft
11 484 (23.43%) Java
12 442 (21.39%) Software Engineering
13 430 (20.81%) AngularJS
14 423 (20.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 387 (18.73%) TDD
16 381 (18.44%) Scrum
17 374 (18.10%) Finance
18 360 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
19 349 (16.89%) C++
20 335 (16.21%) .NET Framework
21 326 (15.78%) ASP.NET Web API
22 311 (15.05%) Test Automation
23 307 (14.86%) jQuery
24 265 (12.83%) Degree
25 262 (12.68%) Windows
26 260 (12.58%) Git (software)
27 255 (12.34%) Python
28 240 (11.62%) OO
29 226 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
30 221 (10.70%) 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 54 (2.61%) CMS
1 54 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 51 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
3 45 (2.18%) Umbraco
4 43 (2.08%) Apache
5 38 (1.84%) IIS
6 32 (1.55%) Apache Spark
7 23 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 21 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 20 (0.97%) Confluence
10 19 (0.92%) Apache Pig
11 17 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (0.58%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.48%) EPiServer
14 9 (0.44%) nginx
15 6 (0.29%) NServiceBus
16 5 (0.24%) ArcGIS
16 5 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.34%) Chatbot
3 7 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.29%) Doxygen
5 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.048%) Maya
6 1 (0.048%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.048%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.15%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.097%) Endur
4 2 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.048%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.048%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 360 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (3.53%) SaaS
4 25 (1.21%) GitHub
5 22 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.06%) PaaS
6 17 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
7 16 (0.77%) IaaS
8 13 (0.63%) Office 365
9 10 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
10 9 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.39%) npm
12 7 (0.34%) Serverless
13 6 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.29%) NuGet
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
15 2 (0.097%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.097%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.61%) HTTP
2 43 (2.08%) SSL
3 42 (2.03%) Internet
4 41 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 17 (0.82%) Firewall
6 14 (0.68%) DNS
6 14 (0.68%) HTTPS
7 10 (0.48%) Wireshark
8 9 (0.44%) SMS
8 9 (0.44%) VoIP
9 8 (0.39%) Modbus
10 6 (0.29%) FTP
10 6 (0.29%) RS-485
10 6 (0.29%) SMTP
11 5 (0.24%) Intranet
12 4 (0.19%) PPP
12 4 (0.19%) Profibus
12 4 (0.19%) RS-232
12 4 (0.19%) RS-422
13 3 (0.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 818 (39.59%) SQL Server
2 112 (5.42%) MySQL
3 100 (4.84%) Big Data
4 84 (4.07%) NoSQL
5 78 (3.78%) Relational Database
6 67 (3.24%) Hadoop
7 60 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 59 (2.86%) MongoDB
9 51 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (1.98%) RDBMS
11 39 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (1.84%) SQL Server 2016
13 35 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 34 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
15 32 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
16 29 (1.40%) Apache Hive
17 26 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
18 25 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
19 24 (1.16%) Geospatial Data
19 24 (1.16%) GIS
Development Applications
1 260 (12.58%) Git (software)
2 199 (9.63%) Visual Studio
3 182 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 164 (7.94%) Selenium
5 103 (4.99%) JIRA
6 65 (3.15%) Jasmine
7 56 (2.71%) Jenkins
8 54 (2.61%) TeamCity
9 51 (2.47%) Cucumber
9 51 (2.47%) JUnit
10 49 (2.37%) Protractor
11 48 (2.32%) SpecFlow
12 45 (2.18%) TestNG
13 34 (1.65%) Subversion
14 32 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 31 (1.50%) NUnit
16 27 (1.31%) Eclipse
16 27 (1.31%) gulp
16 27 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
17 26 (1.26%) WebDriver
General
1 374 (18.10%) Finance
2 175 (8.47%) Marketing
3 174 (8.42%) Manufacturing
4 151 (7.31%) Electronics
5 145 (7.02%) Telecoms
6 64 (3.10%) Games
7 43 (2.08%) Retail
8 26 (1.26%) Military
9 18 (0.87%) Law
10 12 (0.58%) Advertising
11 11 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 10 (0.48%) Japanese Language
13 9 (0.44%) Legal
13 9 (0.44%) Publishing
14 7 (0.34%) Automotive
14 7 (0.34%) Banking
15 4 (0.19%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.15%) Back Office
16 3 (0.15%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.097%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,347 (65.20%) Developer
2 729 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 484 (23.43%) C# Developer
4 436 (21.10%) Software Developer
5 358 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 272 (13.17%) Software Engineer
7 189 (9.15%) Senior Developer
8 150 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
9 142 (6.87%) .NET Software Developer
10 132 (6.39%) Senior .NET Developer
11 130 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 127 (6.15%) Junior
13 124 (6.00%) Junior Developer
14 115 (5.57%) ASP.NET Developer
15 103 (4.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 92 (4.45%) Analyst
17 89 (4.31%) C# Software Engineer
18 82 (3.97%) Lead Developer
19 73 (3.53%) Graduate
20 70 (3.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,505 (72.85%) .NET
2 791 (38.29%) HTML
3 782 (37.85%) ASP.NET
4 654 (31.66%) CSS
5 430 (20.81%) AngularJS
6 423 (20.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 335 (16.21%) .NET Framework
8 326 (15.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 307 (14.86%) jQuery
10 219 (10.60%) Web Services
11 204 (9.87%) Entity Framework
12 199 (9.63%) HTML5
13 171 (8.28%) Node.js
14 161 (7.79%) WCF
15 158 (7.65%) XML
16 157 (7.60%) React
17 151 (7.31%) REST
18 130 (6.29%) KnockoutJS
19 129 (6.24%) WPF
20 124 (6.00%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 159 (7.70%) Greenfield Project
2 125 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 124 (6.00%) User Experience
4 120 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.32%) Fintech
6 46 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
7 44 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 31 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 30 (1.45%) Algorithms
10 28 (1.36%) Data Structures
11 26 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
12 17 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
13 15 (0.73%) Driving Licence
14 14 (0.68%) iPhone
15 10 (0.48%) CAN bus
16 8 (0.39%) Cyber Defence
16 8 (0.39%) Cybercrime
16 8 (0.39%) Social Media
17 6 (0.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 262 (12.68%) Windows
2 167 (8.08%) Linux
3 93 (4.50%) Android
4 58 (2.81%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 25 (1.21%) Unix
7 17 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.58%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.44%) Solaris
10 6 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.19%) CentOS
11 4 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.097%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.097%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.097%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.048%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.048%) Debian
13 1 (0.048%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 993 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 779 (37.71%) MVC
3 442 (21.39%) Software Engineering
4 387 (18.73%) TDD
5 381 (18.44%) Scrum
6 311 (15.05%) Test Automation
7 240 (11.62%) OO
8 226 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
9 221 (10.70%) SDLC
10 198 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
11 196 (9.49%) Web Development
12 192 (9.29%) BDD
13 173 (8.37%) Problem-Solving
14 153 (7.41%) Unit Testing
15 149 (7.21%) DevOps
16 139 (6.73%) Digital Marketing
17 135 (6.53%) Programme Management
18 118 (5.71%) SOLID
19 117 (5.66%) Mentoring
20 109 (5.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 984 (47.63%) JavaScript
2 729 (35.29%) SQL
3 484 (23.43%) Java
4 349 (16.89%) C++
5 255 (12.34%) Python
6 184 (8.91%) C
7 131 (6.34%) VB.NET
8 119 (5.76%) PHP
9 113 (5.47%) T-SQL
10 111 (5.37%) TypeScript
11 73 (3.53%) Ruby
12 72 (3.48%) PowerShell
13 62 (3.00%) VB
14 44 (2.13%) Perl
15 38 (1.84%) Objective-C
15 38 (1.84%) Scala
16 28 (1.36%) Bash Shell
17 23 (1.11%) PL/SQL
18 19 (0.92%) Embedded C
19 13 (0.63%) F#
Qualifications
1 265 (12.83%) Degree
2 190 (9.20%) Security Cleared
3 101 (4.89%) DV Cleared
4 99 (4.79%) SC Cleared
5 95 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 86 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 23 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 23 (1.11%) MCPD
8 19 (0.92%) CCNA
8 19 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (0.92%) CISSP
8 19 (0.92%) CompTIA Security+
8 19 (0.92%) GIAC
8 19 (0.92%) Linux+ Certification
8 19 (0.92%) MCSE
8 19 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
8 19 (0.92%) SANS
8 19 (0.92%) SSCP
9 15 (0.73%) ISEB
10 14 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.78%) QA
2 13 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.048%) GDPR
5 1 (0.048%) HL7
5 1 (0.048%) WCAG
System Software
1 98 (4.74%) Docker
2 16 (0.77%) vSphere
3 10 (0.48%) Firmware
4 8 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.19%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.048%) etcd
Systems Management
1 25 (1.21%) Puppet
2 19 (0.92%) Kubernetes
2 19 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.77%) Salt
4 13 (0.63%) Ansible
5 6 (0.29%) Kibana
6 4 (0.19%) HP ALM
7 3 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 3 (0.15%) CA Service Virtualization
7 3 (0.15%) Nessus
7 3 (0.15%) Terraform
7 3 (0.15%) WSUS
8 2 (0.097%) Graphite
8 2 (0.097%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.097%) logstash
8 2 (0.097%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.048%) Consul
9 1 (0.048%) Mesos
Vendors
1 534 (25.85%) Microsoft
2 145 (7.02%) Oracle
3 144 (6.97%) SAP
4 32 (1.55%) Atlassian
4 32 (1.55%) Xamarin
5 29 (1.40%) Sitecore
6 25 (1.21%) IBM
7 19 (0.92%) Google
8 14 (0.68%) Informatica
9 13 (0.63%) Cisco
9 13 (0.63%) DevExpress
9 13 (0.63%) Facebook
9 13 (0.63%) Trillium
9 13 (0.63%) Twitter
10 11 (0.53%) HP
11 9 (0.44%) Tableau
12 8 (0.39%) Telerik
13 6 (0.29%) Perforce
13 6 (0.29%) Sencha
14 5 (0.24%) ESRI