Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 794 1,853 2,356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 15.25% 18.34% 21.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.34% 32.00% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1,616 2,229
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,904 5,791 6,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 55.77% 57.30% 60.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,398 4,693 5,617
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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 -2 238 £47,500 +1.06% 30
Gloucestershire +8 177 £50,000 +10.50% 26
Wiltshire -3 123 £47,500 - 10
Dorset -6 122 £40,000 - 20
Somerset -10 72 £50,000 +17.65% 18
Devon -10 46 £40,000 - 17
Cornwall +5 15 £47,500 +46.15% 3
C#
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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#.

1 595 (74.94%) .NET
2 402 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (50.13%) JavaScript
4 290 (36.52%) SQL
5 254 (31.99%) MVC
6 241 (30.35%) ASP.NET
7 216 (27.20%) Azure
8 208 (26.20%) Microsoft
9 207 (26.07%) HTML
10 204 (25.69%) .NET Framework
11 203 (25.57%) SQL Server
12 199 (25.06%) CSS
13 194 (24.43%) Java
14 183 (23.05%) Software Engineering
15 182 (22.92%) AngularJS
16 155 (19.52%) .NET Core
17 142 (17.88%) Python
18 132 (16.62%) jQuery
19 123 (15.49%) Test Automation
20 119 (14.99%) React
21 117 (14.74%) C++
22 114 (14.36%) OO
23 113 (14.23%) DevOps
24 108 (13.60%) Scrum
25 106 (13.35%) TDD
25 106 (13.35%) Security Cleared
26 102 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC
27 99 (12.47%) Finance
28 94 (11.84%) Web Services
29 90 (11.34%) 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 33 (4.16%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (1.76%) IIS
4 11 (1.39%) Confluence
4 11 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.26%) CMS
5 10 (1.26%) JBoss
5 10 (1.26%) NServiceBus
6 9 (1.13%) Apache
7 7 (0.88%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.50%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.38%) nginx
10 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.25%) WordPress
12 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.13%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.13%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.25%) Simulink
2 2 (0.25%) Sketch
3 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (0.38%) Maximo
4 2 (0.25%) Raiser's Edge
5 1 (0.13%) Magento
5 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 216 (27.20%) Azure
2 78 (9.82%) AWS
3 37 (4.66%) SaaS
4 23 (2.90%) Dynamics 365
5 19 (2.39%) GCP
6 16 (2.02%) Serverless
7 14 (1.76%) Azure Functions
8 10 (1.26%) GitHub
8 10 (1.26%) PaaS
8 10 (1.26%) Power Platform
9 9 (1.13%) Office 365
10 8 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.88%) Sauce Labs
12 6 (0.76%) NuGet
13 4 (0.50%) npm
13 4 (0.50%) Power Automate
14 3 (0.38%) IaaS
14 3 (0.38%) PowerApps
15 2 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.39%) Internet
2 13 (1.64%) HTTP
3 11 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.13%) Structured Cabling
5 6 (0.76%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.50%) Firewall
6 4 (0.50%) Skype
7 2 (0.25%) Intranet
7 2 (0.25%) SSH
7 2 (0.25%) Tactical Data Link
7 2 (0.25%) VPN
8 1 (0.13%) CTI
8 1 (0.13%) DNS
8 1 (0.13%) RFID
8 1 (0.13%) VoIP
8 1 (0.13%) WebEx
8 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (25.57%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.67%) MongoDB
3 35 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (3.53%) Big Data
5 27 (3.40%) MySQL
6 25 (3.15%) GIS
7 22 (2.77%) NoSQL
8 15 (1.89%) Geospatial Data
8 15 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
9 14 (1.76%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.26%) Power BI
11 10 (1.26%) Redis
12 8 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (1.01%) SQLite
13 7 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 75 (9.45%) Git (software)
2 69 (8.69%) Selenium
3 58 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (6.68%) Visual Studio
5 50 (6.30%) Cucumber
6 38 (4.79%) JIRA
7 30 (3.78%) Jenkins
7 30 (3.78%) SpecFlow
8 21 (2.64%) Subversion
9 13 (1.64%) Protractor
9 13 (1.64%) SoapUI
10 12 (1.51%) Bitbucket
11 10 (1.26%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.26%) eggPlant
12 9 (1.13%) IDA Disassembler
12 9 (1.13%) NUnit
13 7 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (0.88%) WebDriver
14 6 (0.76%) Moq
15 5 (0.63%) WiX
General
1 99 (12.47%) Finance
2 43 (5.42%) Retail
3 25 (3.15%) Marketing
4 22 (2.77%) Law
5 21 (2.64%) Aerospace
5 21 (2.64%) Banking
6 19 (2.39%) Public Sector
7 16 (2.02%) Back Office
8 15 (1.89%) Electronics
8 15 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.64%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.26%) Automotive
11 9 (1.13%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.88%) Advertising
12 7 (0.88%) Military
13 6 (0.76%) Games
14 5 (0.63%) Legal
15 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.38%) Police
17 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 528 (66.50%) Developer
2 197 (24.81%) .NET Developer
3 195 (24.56%) Software Developer
4 141 (17.76%) C# Developer
5 82 (10.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 81 (10.20%) Software Engineer
7 73 (9.19%) Senior Developer
8 53 (6.68%) C# Software Developer
9 41 (5.16%) .NET Software Developer
10 40 (5.04%) Lead Developer
11 39 (4.91%) Senior .NET Developer
12 32 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
13 31 (3.90%) Test Engineer
14 25 (3.15%) Junior
15 24 (3.02%) Azure Developer
15 24 (3.02%) Middleware Developer
15 24 (3.02%) Systems Developer
16 21 (2.64%) Applications Developer
16 21 (2.64%) Test Automation Engineer
17 20 (2.52%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 595 (74.94%) .NET
2 241 (30.35%) ASP.NET
3 207 (26.07%) HTML
4 204 (25.69%) .NET Framework
5 199 (25.06%) CSS
6 182 (22.92%) AngularJS
7 155 (19.52%) .NET Core
8 132 (16.62%) jQuery
9 119 (14.99%) React
10 102 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 94 (11.84%) Web Services
12 86 (10.83%) Entity Framework
13 80 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 77 (9.70%) Node.js
15 62 (7.81%) REST
16 61 (7.68%) HTML5
17 59 (7.43%) RESTful
18 52 (6.55%) WPF
19 50 (6.30%) Vue.js
20 38 (4.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.94%) Greenfield Project
2 37 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.53%) User Experience
4 21 (2.64%) Reinsurance
5 14 (1.76%) Mobile App
5 14 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (1.51%) Algorithms
7 11 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (0.88%) Cloud Native
10 7 (0.88%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.50%) iPhone
13 3 (0.38%) Cybercrime
13 3 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.38%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.38%) Life Science
13 3 (0.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 79 (9.95%) Windows
2 65 (8.19%) Linux
3 30 (3.78%) Android
4 18 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.13%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.76%) CentOS
6 6 (0.76%) Unix
7 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.50%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (31.99%) MVC
3 183 (23.05%) Software Engineering
4 123 (15.49%) Test Automation
5 114 (14.36%) OO
6 113 (14.23%) DevOps
7 108 (13.60%) Scrum
8 106 (13.35%) TDD
9 88 (11.08%) SDLC
10 74 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
11 60 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
12 55 (6.93%) Unit Testing
13 53 (6.68%) Computer Science
13 53 (6.68%) Mentoring
14 51 (6.42%) Microservices
15 46 (5.79%) Web Development
16 44 (5.54%) SOLID
17 42 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
18 40 (5.04%) Analytics
19 39 (4.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 398 (50.13%) JavaScript
2 290 (36.52%) SQL
3 194 (24.43%) Java
4 142 (17.88%) Python
5 117 (14.74%) C++
6 77 (9.70%) TypeScript
7 63 (7.93%) T-SQL
8 55 (6.93%) PHP
9 51 (6.42%) C
10 45 (5.67%) Ruby
11 38 (4.79%) VB.NET
12 21 (2.64%) Go
13 15 (1.89%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.89%) VB
14 12 (1.51%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.88%) Java 8
15 7 (0.88%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.76%) ES6
16 6 (0.76%) PHP 7
17 5 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 106 (13.35%) Security Cleared
2 90 (11.34%) Degree
3 64 (8.06%) DV Cleared
4 34 (4.28%) SC Cleared
5 28 (3.53%) ISTQB
6 24 (3.02%) ISEB
7 18 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.01%) HND
10 7 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
11 6 (0.76%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.38%) MCPD
13 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.53%) QA
2 5 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) DO-254
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (9.19%) Docker
2 11 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.38%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 24 (3.02%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.76%) Ansible
3 3 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.38%) Terraform
4 2 (0.25%) cPanel
4 2 (0.25%) Grafana
4 2 (0.25%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.25%) Plesk
4 2 (0.25%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.25%) Puppet
4 2 (0.25%) SCCM
4 2 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.13%) MIIS
5 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 208 (26.20%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.30%) Oracle
3 37 (4.66%) SAP
4 19 (2.39%) Sage
5 17 (2.14%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.26%) Google
8 7 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.88%) VMware
9 5 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.50%) Cadence
11 3 (0.38%) Avaya
12 2 (0.25%) Adobe
12 2 (0.25%) Apple
12 2 (0.25%) BT
12 2 (0.25%) Embarcadero
12 2 (0.25%) HP
12 2 (0.25%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.25%) Telerik
12 2 (0.25%) Veeam