Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 2009 2081 2343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.67% 19.15% 19.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.67% 34.20% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1803 1854 2184
South West median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £59,925 £53,250
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 6149 6085 6735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.20% 56.01% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5204 5810
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -2 735 £45,000 +2.27% 37
Dorset +4 372 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Somerset -3 284 £41,500 +3.75% 16
Gloucestershire -3 242 £42,500 - 10
Wiltshire +15 220 £40,000 - 12
Devon -1 113 £39,750 +13.57% 2
Cornwall +20 41 £32,500 +44.44%
C#
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 1571 (78.20%) .NET
2 1055 (52.51%) Agile Software Development
3 1030 (51.27%) JavaScript
3 1030 (51.27%) ASP.NET
4 973 (48.43%) MVC
5 956 (47.59%) SQL Server
6 868 (43.21%) HTML
7 828 (41.21%) SQL
8 725 (36.09%) CSS
9 538 (26.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 489 (24.34%) Microsoft
11 471 (23.44%) TDD
12 430 (21.40%) AngularJS
13 398 (19.81%) Java
14 385 (19.16%) .NET Framework
15 312 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 309 (15.38%) jQuery
17 297 (14.78%) Software Engineering
18 278 (13.84%) Web Development
19 275 (13.69%) Finance
20 271 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
21 269 (13.39%) WCF
22 268 (13.34%) Scrum
23 267 (13.29%) Degree
24 261 (12.99%) Test Automation
25 253 (12.59%) BDD
26 244 (12.15%) Entity Framework
27 243 (12.10%) HTML5
28 242 (12.05%) SDLC
29 241 (12.00%) Git (software)

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
1 112 (5.57%) IIS
2 107 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 80 (3.98%) CMS
4 72 (3.58%) Umbraco
5 31 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (1.49%) EPiServer
7 29 (1.44%) Confluence
8 26 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 22 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 22 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 18 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (0.80%) Apache Spark
12 13 (0.65%) Apache
13 11 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.50%) Apache Pig
15 9 (0.45%) WordPress
16 7 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
16 7 (0.35%) Kentico
16 7 (0.35%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.35%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 25 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.20%) Autodesk Inventor
4 4 (0.20%) Revit
5 3 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.15%) SPSS
6 2 (0.100%) InVision
7 1 (0.050%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.050%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.050%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 55 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.40%) Maximo
3 8 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.25%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.100%) Endur
5 2 (0.100%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.050%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 312 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 191 (9.51%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (3.88%) SaaS
4 43 (2.14%) PaaS
5 38 (1.89%) IaaS
6 19 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.75%) npm
9 14 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.70%) Google Play
10 13 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
11 12 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 12 (0.60%) Office 365
12 11 (0.55%) GitHub
13 10 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
13 10 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
14 8 (0.40%) Amazon S3
15 6 (0.30%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.79%) Internet
2 50 (2.49%) HTTP
3 35 (1.74%) SMS
4 31 (1.54%) SSL
5 18 (0.90%) DNS
5 18 (0.90%) TCP/IP
6 15 (0.75%) Intranet
7 8 (0.40%) Firewall
7 8 (0.40%) Kerberos
8 7 (0.35%) MQTT
9 6 (0.30%) Extranet
9 6 (0.30%) SMTP
10 5 (0.25%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.25%) DHCP
11 3 (0.15%) Wireless
12 2 (0.100%) FCoE
12 2 (0.100%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.100%) SNMP
12 2 (0.100%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.050%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 956 (47.59%) SQL Server
2 132 (6.57%) NoSQL
3 115 (5.72%) SQL Server 2016
4 92 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 69 (3.43%) Relational Database
6 67 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 61 (3.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 51 (2.54%) MySQL
8 51 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 49 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 49 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 39 (1.94%) RDBMS
11 31 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 31 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (1.54%) Power BI
12 30 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
12 30 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
13 28 (1.39%) Big Data
14 27 (1.34%) Redis
15 22 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 241 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 225 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 206 (10.25%) Visual Studio
4 143 (7.12%) Selenium
5 140 (6.97%) NUnit
6 94 (4.68%) Jenkins
7 73 (3.63%) JIRA
8 69 (3.43%) Cucumber
9 68 (3.38%) JUnit
10 67 (3.33%) SpecFlow
11 54 (2.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 44 (2.19%) Jasmine
13 43 (2.14%) Moq
14 40 (1.99%) TeamCity
14 40 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
15 34 (1.69%) Subversion
16 33 (1.64%) Protractor
17 29 (1.44%) Mercurial
18 27 (1.34%) MSBuild
19 26 (1.29%) Calabash
General
1 275 (13.69%) Finance
2 133 (6.62%) Marketing
3 119 (5.92%) Electronics
4 118 (5.87%) Manufacturing
5 109 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 67 (3.33%) Retail
7 64 (3.19%) Games
8 46 (2.29%) Advertising
9 24 (1.19%) Banking
10 17 (0.85%) Automotive
11 16 (0.80%) Music Industry
11 16 (0.80%) Online Betting
12 15 (0.75%) Military
13 9 (0.45%) Legal
13 9 (0.45%) Publishing
14 8 (0.40%) Back Office
14 8 (0.40%) Local Government
15 6 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.30%) Front Office
16 3 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1480 (73.67%) Developer
2 840 (41.81%) .NET Developer
3 496 (24.69%) C# Developer
4 352 (17.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 336 (16.72%) Software Developer
6 258 (12.84%) Senior Developer
7 208 (10.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 179 (8.91%) Senior .NET Developer
8 179 (8.91%) Software Engineer
9 174 (8.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 151 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 140 (6.97%) C# Software Developer
12 132 (6.57%) .NET Software Developer
13 129 (6.42%) Junior
14 112 (5.57%) Web Developer
15 110 (5.48%) Junior Developer
16 107 (5.33%) SQL Developer
17 106 (5.28%) Analyst
18 105 (5.23%) Lead Developer
19 103 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1571 (78.20%) .NET
2 1030 (51.27%) ASP.NET
3 868 (43.21%) HTML
4 725 (36.09%) CSS
5 538 (26.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 430 (21.40%) AngularJS
7 385 (19.16%) .NET Framework
8 309 (15.38%) jQuery
9 271 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 269 (13.39%) WCF
11 244 (12.15%) Entity Framework
12 243 (12.10%) HTML5
13 216 (10.75%) Node.js
14 205 (10.20%) XML
15 183 (9.11%) RESTful
15 183 (9.11%) Web Services
16 158 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 152 (7.57%) REST
18 142 (7.07%) KnockoutJS
19 139 (6.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 176 (8.76%) Greenfield Project
2 111 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (5.13%) User Experience
4 102 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 49 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 30 (1.49%) Fintech
8 19 (0.95%) iPhone
8 19 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 19 (0.95%) Virtual Team
9 17 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 17 (0.85%) Music Streaming
10 16 (0.80%) Algorithms
10 16 (0.80%) Online Games
11 12 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
11 12 (0.60%) Robotics
11 12 (0.60%) SCADA
12 11 (0.55%) Data Centre
12 11 (0.55%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 230 (11.45%) Windows
2 108 (5.38%) Linux
3 76 (3.78%) Android
4 52 (2.59%) Windows Server
5 47 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 41 (2.04%) Unix
7 35 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.75%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.55%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.100%) CentOS
13 2 (0.100%) VMS
13 2 (0.100%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.100%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.050%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.050%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.050%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1055 (52.51%) Agile Software Development
2 973 (48.43%) MVC
3 471 (23.44%) TDD
4 297 (14.78%) Software Engineering
5 278 (13.84%) Web Development
6 268 (13.34%) Scrum
7 261 (12.99%) Test Automation
8 253 (12.59%) BDD
9 242 (12.05%) SDLC
10 216 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
11 212 (10.55%) OO
12 189 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
13 138 (6.87%) Web Application Development
14 127 (6.32%) Unit Testing
15 119 (5.92%) Mentoring
16 117 (5.82%) Digital Marketing
17 115 (5.72%) DevOps
18 103 (5.13%) Programme Management
19 98 (4.88%) SOLID
20 89 (4.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1030 (51.27%) JavaScript
2 828 (41.21%) SQL
3 398 (19.81%) Java
4 208 (10.35%) T-SQL
5 206 (10.25%) C++
6 151 (7.52%) Python
7 127 (6.32%) Ruby
8 120 (5.97%) VB.NET
9 92 (4.58%) PHP
10 81 (4.03%) PowerShell
11 61 (3.04%) VB
12 49 (2.44%) C
13 34 (1.69%) Perl
14 31 (1.54%) VBScript
15 28 (1.39%) TypeScript
16 26 (1.29%) Scala
17 16 (0.80%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.70%) Groovy
19 13 (0.65%) Jython
20 11 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 267 (13.29%) Degree
2 87 (4.33%) Security Cleared
3 65 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 60 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 56 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (1.54%) ISEB
7 30 (1.49%) ISTQB
8 16 (0.80%) MCPD
9 14 (0.70%) HND
10 13 (0.65%) HNC
11 11 (0.55%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.45%) MCSE
13 7 (0.35%) PhD
14 6 (0.30%) CCNA
14 6 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.30%) CISSP
14 6 (0.30%) GIAC
14 6 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
14 6 (0.30%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (0.30%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.59%) QA
2 20 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.70%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.20%) SLA
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 55 (2.74%) Docker
2 25 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.20%) vSphere
4 2 (0.100%) Firmware
4 2 (0.100%) NFS
4 2 (0.100%) Samba
4 2 (0.100%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.100%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.100%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.050%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.050%) Snort
5 1 (0.050%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.050%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (0.80%) Puppet
2 14 (0.70%) CA Service Virtualization
3 13 (0.65%) Terraform
4 9 (0.45%) Ansible
4 9 (0.45%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.30%) HockeyApp
6 5 (0.25%) Nessus
7 4 (0.20%) Kibana
7 4 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.20%) Salt
8 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.100%) Nagios
9 2 (0.100%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.100%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.050%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.050%) Mesos
10 1 (0.050%) Rancher
Vendors
1 489 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 107 (5.33%) SAP
3 63 (3.14%) Oracle
4 59 (2.94%) Google
5 39 (1.94%) Xamarin
6 35 (1.74%) Sitecore
7 23 (1.14%) Facebook
8 17 (0.85%) CA
8 17 (0.85%) HP
9 16 (0.80%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.65%) Twitter
11 8 (0.40%) VMware
12 7 (0.35%) Cadence
12 7 (0.35%) PayPal
12 7 (0.35%) Tableau
13 6 (0.30%) GoCardless
14 5 (0.25%) CA Agile Central
14 5 (0.25%) NetWitness
14 5 (0.25%) Palo Alto