The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 13 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 14.29% 21.62% 34.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.89% 43.24% 62.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 37
Average salary £42,640 £38,750 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.03% -3.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 37 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 49.45% 50.00% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

C#
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Chelmsford region.

C# Salary Trend in Chelmsford

C#
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 36 (65.45%) .NET
2 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
4 21 (38.18%) VB.NET
4 21 (38.18%) Finance
5 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 15 (27.27%) SQL
5 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 14 (25.45%) WCF
6 14 (25.45%) MVC
7 13 (23.64%) XML
7 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
8 12 (21.82%) Degree
9 10 (18.18%) CSS
10 9 (16.36%) OO
11 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
11 8 (14.55%) WinForms
11 8 (14.55%) JSON
11 8 (14.55%) WPF
12 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
12 7 (12.73%) C
12 7 (12.73%) C++
12 7 (12.73%) HTML
12 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
13 6 (10.91%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (10.91%) LINQ
13 6 (10.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) SaaS
2 3 (5.45%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) MSTest
2 1 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.82%) Moq
2 1 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 21 (38.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Back Office
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
4 2 (3.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (81.82%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.91%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Graduate
7 4 (7.27%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Programmer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Lead Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 1 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 14 (25.45%) WCF
4 13 (23.64%) XML
5 10 (18.18%) CSS
6 8 (14.55%) WinForms
6 8 (14.55%) JSON
6 8 (14.55%) WPF
7 7 (12.73%) HTML
8 6 (10.91%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (10.91%) LINQ
8 6 (10.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (9.09%) jQuery
9 5 (9.09%) XSL
10 4 (7.27%) HTML5
11 3 (5.45%) Ajax
12 2 (3.64%) Web Services
12 2 (3.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.82%) Social Network
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) MVC
2 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
3 9 (16.36%) OO
4 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.27%) OOD
6 3 (5.45%) Change Control
6 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.45%) OOP
7 2 (3.64%) ERP
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.82%) MVVM
8 1 (1.82%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.82%) Kanban
8 1 (1.82%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.82%) Information Governance
8 1 (1.82%) TDD
8 1 (1.82%) Scrum
8 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) VB.NET
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
4 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.73%) C
4 7 (12.73%) C++
5 3 (5.45%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) Sybase
3 2 (3.64%) Sage
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter
4 1 (1.82%) Cognos