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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England / South West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Permanent jobs citing C# 1083 950 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.88% 16.60% 16.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.83% 29.89% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 963 847 968
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3109 3178 3343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.95% 55.53% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2653 2708 2847
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing C# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 398 £42,500 - 61
Somerset +7 190 £37,500 - 6
Gloucestershire +5 151 £37,500 -6.25% 20
Dorset +4 132 £40,000 - 29
Devon +1 107 £39,500 +11.26% 19
Wiltshire +2 87 £35,500 -11.25% 24
Cornwall +10 15 £33,000 +10.00% 2
C#
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1479 (71.97%) .NET
2 1208 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
3 964 (46.91%) JavaScript
4 871 (42.38%) ASP.NET
5 836 (40.68%) SQL Server
6 816 (39.71%) MVC
7 772 (37.57%) HTML
8 694 (33.77%) SQL
9 620 (30.17%) CSS
10 535 (26.03%) Java
11 485 (23.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 446 (21.70%) Scrum
13 442 (21.51%) TDD
14 437 (21.27%) Software Engineering
14 437 (21.27%) Microsoft
15 429 (20.88%) .NET Framework
16 380 (18.49%) AngularJS
17 317 (15.43%) ASP.NET Web API
18 303 (14.74%) C++
19 280 (13.63%) Continuous Integration
20 279 (13.58%) OO
21 278 (13.53%) WCF
22 269 (13.09%) Degree
23 258 (12.55%) jQuery
24 250 (12.17%) Finance
25 245 (11.92%) Entity Framework
26 244 (11.87%) HTML5
26 244 (11.87%) Web Services
27 242 (11.78%) BDD
28 238 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server

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 97 (4.72%) IIS
2 74 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 55 (2.68%) CMS
4 48 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
5 44 (2.14%) Tomcat
6 40 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
7 34 (1.65%) Umbraco
8 30 (1.46%) Apache Spark
9 28 (1.36%) WebLogic
10 26 (1.27%) JBoss
11 24 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 22 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (1.02%) Apache Pig
14 19 (0.92%) Jetty
15 14 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (0.58%) OpenStack
17 11 (0.54%) Apache Solr
18 10 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
19 9 (0.44%) Apache
19 9 (0.44%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 24 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.24%) InVision
3 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.19%) Autodesk Inventor
4 4 (0.19%) Revit
5 1 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.049%) HipChat
5 1 (0.049%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.049%) Simulink
5 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 30 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.58%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.19%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.15%) Endur
6 3 (0.15%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.15%) Maximo
6 3 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.049%) Changepoint
8 1 (0.049%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.049%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 203 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 126 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (2.29%) SaaS
4 15 (0.73%) GitHub
5 10 (0.49%) IaaS
5 10 (0.49%) Slack
6 9 (0.44%) Office 365
6 9 (0.44%) PaaS
7 8 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.15%) G Suite
9 2 (0.097%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.049%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.049%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.049%) Force.com
10 1 (0.049%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.049%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.049%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.97%) Internet
2 27 (1.31%) HTTP
2 27 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 15 (0.73%) Intranet
3 15 (0.73%) Kerberos
4 11 (0.54%) SSL
5 10 (0.49%) Ethernet
6 9 (0.44%) RS-232
7 7 (0.34%) Broadband
8 6 (0.29%) Network Security
9 5 (0.24%) Firewall
9 5 (0.24%) Skype
10 4 (0.19%) Extranet
10 4 (0.19%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.19%) LAN
10 4 (0.19%) WAN
11 3 (0.15%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.15%) DNS
11 3 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 836 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 162 (7.88%) NoSQL
3 139 (6.76%) Big Data
4 123 (5.99%) MongoDB
5 93 (4.53%) Relational Database
6 74 (3.60%) Hadoop
7 72 (3.50%) MySQL
8 67 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 62 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 53 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 50 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 39 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 37 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
14 28 (1.36%) RDBMS
15 25 (1.22%) Apache Hive
16 23 (1.12%) Redis
17 21 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
18 17 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
18 17 (0.83%) Couchbase
19 16 (0.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 238 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 197 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 182 (8.86%) Git (software)
4 168 (8.18%) Selenium
5 83 (4.04%) JIRA
5 83 (4.04%) NUnit
6 78 (3.80%) SpecFlow
7 77 (3.75%) Cucumber
8 70 (3.41%) Subversion
9 50 (2.43%) WebDriver
10 46 (2.24%) Jenkins
10 46 (2.24%) JUnit
11 42 (2.04%) Moq
11 42 (2.04%) MSTest
12 31 (1.51%) Visual Studio Team System
13 28 (1.36%) TeamCity
14 27 (1.31%) LoadRunner
15 26 (1.27%) Jasmine
15 26 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (1.27%) TestNG
General
1 250 (12.17%) Finance
2 95 (4.62%) Electronics
3 79 (3.84%) Telecoms
4 75 (3.65%) Games
5 66 (3.21%) Marketing
6 63 (3.07%) Retail
7 57 (2.77%) Manufacturing
8 48 (2.34%) Banking
9 47 (2.29%) Advertising
10 10 (0.49%) Publishing
11 9 (0.44%) Automotive
12 7 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.34%) Legal
13 6 (0.29%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.24%) Law
15 4 (0.19%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.097%) Back Office
16 2 (0.097%) Front Office
17 1 (0.049%) Military
17 1 (0.049%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1345 (65.45%) Developer
2 822 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 583 (28.37%) C# Developer
4 386 (18.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 262 (12.75%) Software Developer
6 248 (12.07%) Senior Developer
7 230 (11.19%) Software Engineer
8 159 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
9 153 (7.45%) C# Software Developer
10 150 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 150 (7.30%) Senior .NET Developer
11 131 (6.37%) .NET Software Developer
12 128 (6.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 107 (5.21%) Lead Developer
14 99 (4.82%) Analyst
15 95 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
16 86 (4.18%) Lead .NET Developer
17 83 (4.04%) Junior
18 81 (3.94%) C# Software Engineer
19 79 (3.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1479 (71.97%) .NET
2 871 (42.38%) ASP.NET
3 772 (37.57%) HTML
4 620 (30.17%) CSS
5 485 (23.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 429 (20.88%) .NET Framework
7 380 (18.49%) AngularJS
8 317 (15.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 278 (13.53%) WCF
10 258 (12.55%) jQuery
11 245 (11.92%) Entity Framework
12 244 (11.87%) HTML5
12 244 (11.87%) Web Services
13 173 (8.42%) RESTful
14 153 (7.45%) XML
15 147 (7.15%) WPF
16 144 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 130 (6.33%) Node.js
18 124 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 111 (5.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 218 (10.61%) Greenfield Project
2 124 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (5.01%) Computer Science
4 100 (4.87%) User Experience
5 58 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 57 (2.77%) Mobile App
7 43 (2.09%) Embedded Systems
8 32 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 28 (1.36%) N-Tier
10 23 (1.12%) Internet of Things
11 19 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
12 16 (0.78%) Management Information System
13 14 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.63%) Social Media
15 12 (0.58%) Animation
15 12 (0.58%) Streaming Video
16 11 (0.54%) HoloLens
16 11 (0.54%) HTC Vive
16 11 (0.54%) Oculus Rift
17 10 (0.49%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 237 (11.53%) Windows
2 112 (5.45%) Android
3 111 (5.40%) Linux
4 95 (4.62%) Apple iOS
5 42 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 33 (1.61%) Unix
7 19 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.29%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.24%) CentOS
12 5 (0.24%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.15%) SUSE
14 2 (0.097%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.097%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.097%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.049%) Fedora
15 1 (0.049%) VMS
15 1 (0.049%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1208 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
2 816 (39.71%) MVC
3 446 (21.70%) Scrum
4 442 (21.51%) TDD
5 437 (21.27%) Software Engineering
6 280 (13.63%) Continuous Integration
7 279 (13.58%) OO
8 242 (11.78%) BDD
9 230 (11.19%) Web Development
10 217 (10.56%) SDLC
11 157 (7.64%) Unit Testing
12 148 (7.20%) Mentoring
13 137 (6.67%) Test Automation
14 120 (5.84%) Automated Testing
15 109 (5.30%) OOP
16 108 (5.26%) Web Application Development
17 88 (4.28%) Open Source
18 87 (4.23%) Cybersecurity
19 83 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
20 80 (3.89%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 964 (46.91%) JavaScript
2 694 (33.77%) SQL
3 535 (26.03%) Java
4 303 (14.74%) C++
5 171 (8.32%) T-SQL
6 168 (8.18%) Python
7 146 (7.10%) C
8 131 (6.37%) VB.NET
9 108 (5.26%) Ruby
10 76 (3.70%) PHP
11 69 (3.36%) VB
12 59 (2.87%) PowerShell
13 44 (2.14%) Perl
14 43 (2.09%) Objective-C
15 38 (1.85%) Apex Code
16 28 (1.36%) Scala
17 21 (1.02%) Delphi
18 19 (0.92%) PL/SQL
18 19 (0.92%) VB6
19 16 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 269 (13.09%) Degree
2 192 (9.34%) Security Cleared
3 92 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 82 (3.99%) DV Cleared
5 76 (3.70%) ISEB
6 63 (3.07%) ISTQB
7 29 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (0.88%) PhD
10 12 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (0.39%) GIAC
12 6 (0.29%) CCNA
12 6 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.29%) CISSP
12 6 (0.29%) Linux+ Certification
12 6 (0.29%) MCP
12 6 (0.29%) MCSE
12 6 (0.29%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (0.29%) Postgraduate
12 6 (0.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.04%) QA
2 44 (2.14%) ISO 9001
3 41 (2.00%) ISO 14001
4 13 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.58%) JTAG
6 10 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (0.44%) SLA
8 3 (0.15%) SDET
9 1 (0.049%) PMO
9 1 (0.049%) TickIT
System Software
1 35 (1.70%) Firmware
2 20 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.88%) Docker
4 9 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.44%) vSphere
5 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.19%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.097%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.049%) iptables
8 1 (0.049%) KVM
8 1 (0.049%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.07%) Ansible
2 22 (1.07%) Puppet
3 19 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.63%) Salt
5 10 (0.49%) Kibana
5 10 (0.49%) logstash
6 4 (0.19%) Marathon
6 4 (0.19%) Mesos
6 4 (0.19%) SCCM
6 4 (0.19%) Terraform
7 3 (0.15%) HockeyApp
8 2 (0.097%) EnCase
8 2 (0.097%) Grafana
8 2 (0.097%) Graphite
9 1 (0.049%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.049%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.049%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.049%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 437 (21.27%) Microsoft
2 134 (6.52%) Oracle
3 77 (3.75%) Xamarin
4 50 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
5 39 (1.90%) SAP
6 22 (1.07%) Sitecore
7 18 (0.88%) Apple
8 17 (0.83%) Facebook
8 17 (0.83%) Google
9 16 (0.78%) HP
9 16 (0.78%) VMware
10 15 (0.73%) IBM
11 10 (0.49%) Sony
11 10 (0.49%) Yahoo!
12 8 (0.39%) Adobe
12 8 (0.39%) SOASTA, Inc
13 7 (0.34%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.34%) Zend
14 6 (0.29%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.29%) Sencha
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Recann
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Network ITR
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dorset
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-25,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CAG Recruitment
Salary: From £47,000 to £60,000 per annum Multiple benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + see advert
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago