Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > South West
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 437 1,827 2,163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.61% 18.42% 20.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.13% 32.15% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 400 1,543 2,002
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 1,889 5,683 6,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.85% 57.29% 60.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,566 4,570 5,366
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +2.04%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -9 107 £42,500 -10.53% 60
Gloucestershire -1 88 £51,250 +7.89% 18
Dorset -6 73 £42,500 - 28
Somerset -1 70 £48,500 +7.78% 23
Wiltshire -20 63 £49,000 +8.89% 21
Devon -10 25 £35,900 -14.52% 18
Cornwall -5 7 £33,500 -4.96% 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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#.

1 336 (76.89%) .NET
2 219 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (48.97%) JavaScript
4 173 (39.59%) ASP.NET
5 160 (36.61%) SQL Server
6 151 (34.55%) MVC
7 146 (33.41%) SQL
8 143 (32.72%) HTML
9 137 (31.35%) CSS
10 131 (29.98%) .NET Framework
11 126 (28.83%) Azure
12 121 (27.69%) .NET Core
13 104 (23.80%) AngularJS
13 104 (23.80%) Microsoft
14 94 (21.51%) DevOps
15 85 (19.45%) Git (software)
16 79 (18.08%) Scrum
17 78 (17.85%) Software Engineering
18 75 (17.16%) Java
19 74 (16.93%) TypeScript
20 72 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
21 70 (16.02%) Test Automation
21 70 (16.02%) ASP.NET Web API
22 67 (15.33%) React
23 65 (14.87%) SDLC
23 65 (14.87%) Windows
23 65 (14.87%) Python
24 63 (14.42%) OO
25 60 (13.73%) C++
26 58 (13.27%) Finance

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 19 (4.35%) NServiceBus
2 14 (3.20%) IIS
3 10 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.06%) JBoss
5 7 (1.60%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.14%) CMS
8 4 (0.92%) Apache
9 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.23%) Confluence
11 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.23%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Sketch
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (0.69%) Maximo
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 126 (28.83%) Azure
2 40 (9.15%) AWS
3 16 (3.66%) SaaS
4 15 (3.43%) Sauce Labs
5 14 (3.20%) GCP
6 10 (2.29%) GitHub
7 8 (1.83%) Office 365
8 6 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.92%) Azure Functions
9 4 (0.92%) NuGet
9 4 (0.92%) PaaS
9 4 (0.92%) Serverless
10 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.46%) Power Automate
10 2 (0.46%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.23%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.23%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.20%) HTTP
2 9 (2.06%) Internet
3 8 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.60%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (0.69%) Skype
6 1 (0.23%) DHCP
6 1 (0.23%) DNS
6 1 (0.23%) Tactical Data Link
6 1 (0.23%) WebEx
6 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (36.61%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.61%) MongoDB
3 26 (5.95%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.35%) MySQL
5 10 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
8 6 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.37%) Big Data
8 6 (1.37%) GIS
9 5 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.69%) SQLite
12 2 (0.46%) Power BI
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 85 (19.45%) Git (software)
2 52 (11.90%) Selenium
2 52 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (9.61%) Visual Studio
4 30 (6.86%) Cucumber
5 28 (6.41%) JIRA
6 18 (4.12%) Subversion
7 17 (3.89%) SoapUI
8 16 (3.66%) eggPlant
9 15 (3.43%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.06%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.06%) MSI
10 9 (2.06%) WiX
11 8 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (1.60%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.37%) webpack
14 5 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.14%) InstallShield
14 5 (1.14%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.92%) MSTest
General
1 58 (13.27%) Finance
2 30 (6.86%) Retail
3 13 (2.97%) Marketing
3 13 (2.97%) Public Sector
4 12 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.52%) Back Office
6 10 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.06%) Aerospace
7 9 (2.06%) Electronics
8 6 (1.37%) Banking
8 6 (1.37%) Games
8 6 (1.37%) Law
9 4 (0.92%) Advertising
9 4 (0.92%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.69%) Automotive
10 3 (0.69%) Police
11 2 (0.46%) Legal
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 290 (66.36%) Developer
2 103 (23.57%) .NET Developer
3 87 (19.91%) Software Developer
4 71 (16.25%) C# Developer
5 53 (12.13%) Software Engineer
6 49 (11.21%) Senior Developer
7 36 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (6.64%) Lead Developer
9 27 (6.18%) Full Stack Developer
9 27 (6.18%) Senior .NET Developer
10 23 (5.26%) Test Engineer
11 19 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
12 18 (4.12%) Test Automation Engineer
13 17 (3.89%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 15 (3.43%) Applications Developer
15 15 (3.43%) C# Software Engineer
15 15 (3.43%) Tester
16 13 (2.97%) Azure Developer
16 13 (2.97%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (76.89%) .NET
2 173 (39.59%) ASP.NET
3 143 (32.72%) HTML
4 137 (31.35%) CSS
5 131 (29.98%) .NET Framework
6 121 (27.69%) .NET Core
7 104 (23.80%) AngularJS
8 72 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 70 (16.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 67 (15.33%) React
11 53 (12.13%) jQuery
12 52 (11.90%) Vue.js
13 51 (11.67%) Entity Framework
14 46 (10.53%) Node.js
15 45 (10.30%) HTML5
16 43 (9.84%) WPF
17 42 (9.61%) REST
18 38 (8.70%) XML
19 37 (8.47%) ASP.NET Core
20 31 (7.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (4.81%) Client/Server
3 15 (3.43%) Mainframe
3 15 (3.43%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.83%) Reinsurance
6 7 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.60%) User Experience
7 6 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.14%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.46%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.23%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.23%) Life Science
12 1 (0.23%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.23%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.23%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 65 (14.87%) Windows
2 21 (4.81%) Linux
3 10 (2.29%) Android
4 7 (1.60%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.69%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.23%) Unix
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (34.55%) MVC
3 94 (21.51%) DevOps
4 79 (18.08%) Scrum
5 78 (17.85%) Software Engineering
6 70 (16.02%) Test Automation
7 65 (14.87%) SDLC
8 63 (14.42%) OO
9 57 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 55 (12.59%) TDD
11 51 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (9.15%) Unit Testing
13 35 (8.01%) Fintech
14 33 (7.55%) Web Development
15 30 (6.86%) Front End Development
15 30 (6.86%) OOD
16 28 (6.41%) Coaching
17 27 (6.18%) Microservices
18 26 (5.95%) Technical Leadership
19 25 (5.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 214 (48.97%) JavaScript
2 146 (33.41%) SQL
3 75 (17.16%) Java
4 74 (16.93%) TypeScript
5 65 (14.87%) Python
6 60 (13.73%) C++
7 46 (10.53%) T-SQL
8 21 (4.81%) VB.NET
9 19 (4.35%) PHP
10 15 (3.43%) C
10 15 (3.43%) VB
11 11 (2.52%) VBScript
12 9 (2.06%) VC++
13 8 (1.83%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.37%) ES6
15 5 (1.14%) C++/CLI
16 4 (0.92%) Go
16 4 (0.92%) Ruby
17 3 (0.69%) XAML
18 2 (0.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 50 (11.44%) Security Cleared
2 41 (9.38%) Degree
3 29 (6.64%) DV Cleared
4 20 (4.58%) SC Cleared
5 19 (4.35%) ISTQB
6 17 (3.89%) ISEB
7 15 (3.43%) ISEB Practitioner
8 8 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.92%) HND
11 3 (0.69%) MCPD
12 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 26 (5.95%) Docker
2 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.23%) LXC
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.29%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.60%) Terraform
3 4 (0.92%) MIIS
4 2 (0.46%) Ansible
4 2 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.46%) Grafana
4 2 (0.46%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.23%) Packer
5 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 104 (23.80%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.81%) SAP
3 15 (3.43%) Oracle
4 12 (2.75%) Sage
5 9 (2.06%) Cadence
5 9 (2.06%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.69%) Adobe
6 3 (0.69%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.46%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.46%) Splunk
8 1 (0.23%) Embarcadero
8 1 (0.23%) IBM
8 1 (0.23%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.23%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.23%) Talend
8 1 (0.23%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.23%) Twitter
8 1 (0.23%) VMware