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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 4 29 7
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -22
Permanent jobs citing C# 64 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 35.96% 5.74% 17.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.72% 15.56% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 62 10 29
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 90 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 61.24% 36.89% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 101 80 118
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 May 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Colchester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 99 (91.67%) .NET
2 85 (78.70%) HTML
3 83 (76.85%) JavaScript
4 65 (60.19%) SQL Server
5 63 (58.33%) jQuery
6 61 (56.48%) ASP.NET
7 54 (50.00%) VB.NET
8 51 (47.22%) CSS
9 42 (38.89%) SQL
10 37 (34.26%) Microsoft
11 36 (33.33%) User Experience
12 34 (31.48%) MVC
13 33 (30.56%) Relational Database
14 28 (25.93%) MS Excel
15 27 (25.00%) Visual Studio
16 25 (23.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (20.37%) Responsive Web Design
18 21 (19.44%) Software Engineering
18 21 (19.44%) Web Design
19 19 (17.59%) .NET Framework
19 19 (17.59%) HTML5
20 18 (16.67%) Oracle
20 18 (16.67%) XML
21 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 16 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
22 16 (14.81%) MySQL
22 16 (14.81%) Project Management
23 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
23 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
24 8 (7.41%) Mentoring

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) InDesign
2 2 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (60.19%) SQL Server
2 33 (30.56%) Relational Database
3 16 (14.81%) MySQL
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.85%) PROIV
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 3 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 95 (87.96%) Developer
2 78 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 41 (37.96%) Web Developer
4 39 (36.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 36 (33.33%) C# Developer
6 35 (32.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (30.56%) Junior
7 33 (30.56%) C# Web Developer
8 32 (29.63%) Junior Developer
9 30 (27.78%) Junior .NET Developer
10 14 (12.96%) Graduate
10 14 (12.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (11.11%) Software Developer
11 12 (11.11%) Software Engineer
12 9 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
13 6 (5.56%) Programmer
13 6 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
14 5 (4.63%) Trainee Developer
14 5 (4.63%) Graduate Software Developer
14 5 (4.63%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (91.67%) .NET
2 85 (78.70%) HTML
3 63 (58.33%) jQuery
4 61 (56.48%) ASP.NET
5 51 (47.22%) CSS
6 25 (23.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (17.59%) .NET Framework
7 19 (17.59%) HTML5
8 18 (16.67%) XML
9 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (7.41%) WPF
12 3 (2.78%) Silverlight
12 3 (2.78%) CSS3
12 3 (2.78%) Web Services
13 2 (1.85%) JSP
13 2 (1.85%) WCF
14 1 (0.93%) Velocity
14 1 (0.93%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.33%) User Experience
2 8 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.48%) Physics
4 4 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.93%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) MVC
2 22 (20.37%) Responsive Web Design
3 21 (19.44%) Software Engineering
3 21 (19.44%) Web Design
4 16 (14.81%) Project Management
5 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.63%) Web Development
7 5 (4.63%) TDD
8 4 (3.70%) SDLC
9 3 (2.78%) Software Testing
9 3 (2.78%) Mobile Development
9 3 (2.78%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (2.78%) OO
10 2 (1.85%) Migration
10 2 (1.85%) SEO
11 1 (0.93%) Unit Testing
11 1 (0.93%) OOD
11 1 (0.93%) CRM
11 1 (0.93%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 83 (76.85%) JavaScript
2 54 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 42 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (6.48%) XAML
4 7 (6.48%) C
4 7 (6.48%) C++
5 6 (5.56%) VB
6 3 (2.78%) Java
7 2 (1.85%) PHP
7 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) VC++
8 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (34.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (1.85%) Adobe
3 2 (1.85%) Tableau
4 1 (0.93%) EMC
4 1 (0.93%) Novell