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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 20 16 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 18.02% 22.22% 41.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.22% 40.00% 69.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 49
Average salary £42,640 £37,500 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.70% -6.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £56,500 £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
51 40 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 45.95% 55.56% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (63.33%) .NET
2 26 (43.33%) MS Excel
3 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
5 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
6 21 (35.00%) Finance
7 17 (28.33%) SQL
7 17 (28.33%) Degree
8 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 15 (25.00%) MVC
10 14 (23.33%) XML
10 14 (23.33%) WCF
11 11 (18.33%) CSS
12 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
12 9 (15.00%) OO
13 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
13 8 (13.33%) HTML
13 8 (13.33%) WinForms
13 8 (13.33%) WPF
13 8 (13.33%) JSON
14 7 (11.67%) C
14 7 (11.67%) C++
14 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
15 6 (10.00%) LINQ
15 6 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
16 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (8.33%) jQuery
16 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (43.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) SaaS
2 3 (5.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) MSTest
2 1 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.67%) Moq
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) NUnit
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Back Office
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Local Government
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) C# Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Graduate
4 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Technical Architect
6 6 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Programmer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 2 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Lead Programmer
9 1 (1.67%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Consultant
9 1 (1.67%) Junior
9 1 (1.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (63.33%) .NET
2 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (23.33%) XML
4 14 (23.33%) WCF
5 11 (18.33%) CSS
6 8 (13.33%) HTML
6 8 (13.33%) WPF
6 8 (13.33%) JSON
6 8 (13.33%) WinForms
7 6 (10.00%) LINQ
7 6 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.33%) jQuery
8 5 (8.33%) XSL
9 4 (6.67%) HTML5
10 3 (5.00%) Web Services
10 3 (5.00%) Ajax
11 2 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.67%) GIS
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.67%) Social Network
2 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) MVC
2 9 (15.00%) OO
3 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.67%) OOD
5 3 (5.00%) Change Control
5 3 (5.00%) OOP
5 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.67%) Information Governance
7 1 (1.67%) Scrum
7 1 (1.67%) TDD
7 1 (1.67%) Information Management
7 1 (1.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.67%) Kanban
7 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.67%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (1.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
2 17 (28.33%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.67%) C
5 7 (11.67%) C++
6 3 (5.00%) Java
7 2 (3.33%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.33%) Sage
3 2 (3.33%) Sybase
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos
4 1 (1.67%) Facebook
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle