The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 14 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 20 47 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.75% 29.38% 29.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.17% 44.34% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 59
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 106 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 55.91% 66.25% 73.71%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 137
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

C#
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

C# Salary Trend in Colchester

C#
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Colchester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 26 (68.42%) SQL
3 24 (63.16%) .NET
4 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
5 19 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 18 (47.37%) WPF
7 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
8 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (31.58%) Web Services
9 12 (31.58%) Android
10 11 (28.95%) Silverlight
10 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
11 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
11 10 (26.32%) Degree
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
12 9 (23.68%) Windows
12 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
13 8 (21.05%) WinForms
14 7 (18.42%) WCF
14 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (15.79%) DevExpress
15 6 (15.79%) MS Office
15 6 (15.79%) C++
16 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
16 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
17 4 (10.53%) Android Development
17 4 (10.53%) MVVM

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.89%) Documentum
1 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
3 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) assyst
1 3 (7.89%) Magento
1 3 (7.89%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
2 14 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
4 2 (5.26%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Software Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Release Manager
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate
8 1 (2.63%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.63%) FoxPro Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) WPF
3 12 (31.58%) Web Services
4 11 (28.95%) Silverlight
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 8 (21.05%) WinForms
7 7 (18.42%) WCF
8 4 (10.53%) HTML
8 4 (10.53%) XML
9 3 (7.89%) OpenGL
9 3 (7.89%) DirectX
9 3 (7.89%) OpenCL
10 2 (5.26%) CSS
10 2 (5.26%) JSON
10 2 (5.26%) jQuery
10 2 (5.26%) RESTful
10 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) CUDA
1 3 (7.89%) Kindle
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Physics
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Android
2 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Android Development
5 4 (10.53%) MVVM
6 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
6 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 3 (7.89%) Release Management
6 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.89%) Image Processing
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Process Management
6 3 (7.89%) ITSM
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Validation
7 2 (5.26%) MVC
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (15.79%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.53%) VB
5 3 (7.89%) XAML
5 3 (7.89%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) ABAP
5 3 (7.89%) VBA
6 2 (5.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
2 1 (2.63%) MCAD
2 1 (2.63%) MCSD
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) XenApp
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) DevExpress
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 3 (7.89%) EMC
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) NetApp
3 3 (7.89%) Sage