The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 232 219 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.17% 19.95% 26.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.60% 37.89% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 208 206 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
601 578 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.67% 52.64% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 519 494 683
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
East of England

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

C#
Salary Trend in Essex

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

C# Salary Trend in Essex

C#
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Essex

C#
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -1 36 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Colchester -8 28 £40,000 - 2
Southend-on-Sea -2 14 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Basildon -12 11 £40,000 -13.51%
Brentwood -2 8 £40,000 -9.60% 1
Saffron Walden - 8 £52,500 - 3
Harlow +2 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Wickford - 7 £35,000 - 1
Billericay 0 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Braintree - 3 £37,500 - 2
Chigwell - 3 £37,500 -
Witham 0 2 £41,000 -0.60%
Hockley - 2 £21,500 - 1
Loughton - 2 £22,000 - 1
C#
East of England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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#.

1 389 (87.81%) .NET
2 251 (56.66%) ASP.NET
3 248 (55.98%) SQL Server
4 213 (48.08%) SQL
5 172 (38.83%) Microsoft
6 164 (37.02%) MVC
7 148 (33.41%) JavaScript
8 125 (28.22%) HTML
9 120 (27.09%) CSS
10 106 (23.93%) WCF
11 101 (22.80%) XML
12 98 (22.12%) VB.NET
13 93 (20.99%) TDD
14 91 (20.54%) Degree
15 84 (18.96%) Windows
16 81 (18.28%) Web Services
17 80 (18.06%) .NET Framework
18 77 (17.38%) jQuery
19 76 (17.16%) Java
20 75 (16.93%) OO
21 73 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
22 70 (15.80%) Visual Studio
23 69 (15.58%) WPF
24 68 (15.35%) MS Excel
25 67 (15.12%) WinForms
26 64 (14.45%) Finance
27 57 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
28 56 (12.64%) Ajax
29 48 (10.84%) T-SQL
30 44 (9.93%) SOAP

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 44 (9.93%) SharePoint
2 43 (9.71%) IIS
3 34 (7.67%) Umbraco
4 25 (5.64%) CMS
5 21 (4.74%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (3.84%) SharePoint Server
6 17 (3.84%) Documentum
6 17 (3.84%) MS Exchange
7 15 (3.39%) Node.js
8 12 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.90%) Kentico
11 4 (0.90%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.90%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.90%) DNN
12 2 (0.45%) Content Management Server
13 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 68 (15.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.26%) MS Office
3 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (2.71%) assyst
2 8 (1.81%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.48%) Force.com
4 5 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.48%) FTP
2 5 (1.13%) SMS
2 5 (1.13%) Internet
3 4 (0.90%) VoIP
4 3 (0.68%) NFC
4 3 (0.68%) Firewall
4 3 (0.68%) DHCP
4 3 (0.68%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) Network Security
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) SMPP
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (55.98%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.06%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.81%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.58%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.58%) MySQL
10 6 (1.35%) MS Access
11 4 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.45%) OLAP
13 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.45%) Big Data
13 2 (0.45%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 70 (15.80%) Visual Studio
2 44 (9.93%) MSTest
3 42 (9.48%) NUnit
4 35 (7.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (4.97%) Rhino Mocks
6 20 (4.51%) Moq
7 18 (4.06%) Subversion
8 9 (2.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (2.03%) MSBuild
8 9 (2.03%) Git (software)
9 8 (1.81%) Selenium
10 7 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.45%) MSI
12 2 (0.45%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.45%) JIRA
12 2 (0.45%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 64 (14.45%) Finance
2 18 (4.06%) Marketing
3 11 (2.48%) Banking
3 11 (2.48%) Back Office
4 10 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.03%) Advertising
6 7 (1.58%) Electronics
6 7 (1.58%) Retail
7 6 (1.35%) Law
8 4 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.68%) Games
10 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.45%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.23%) International Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 370 (83.52%) Developer
2 116 (26.19%) Software Developer
3 115 (25.96%) .NET Developer
4 111 (25.06%) C# Developer
5 54 (12.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (7.90%) Web Developer
7 26 (5.87%) Applications Developer
7 26 (5.87%) Senior Developer
8 25 (5.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (4.97%) C# Software Developer
10 20 (4.51%) Graduate
10 20 (4.51%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (4.06%) Programmer
12 17 (3.84%) Release Manager
13 16 (3.61%) Graduate Developer
14 14 (3.16%) Analyst
14 14 (3.16%) Software Engineer
14 14 (3.16%) Senior Software Developer
15 13 (2.93%) Systems Developer
15 13 (2.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (87.81%) .NET
2 251 (56.66%) ASP.NET
3 125 (28.22%) HTML
4 120 (27.09%) CSS
5 106 (23.93%) WCF
6 101 (22.80%) XML
7 81 (18.28%) Web Services
8 80 (18.06%) .NET Framework
9 77 (17.38%) jQuery
10 73 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 69 (15.58%) WPF
12 67 (15.12%) WinForms
13 56 (12.64%) Ajax
14 44 (9.93%) SOAP
15 31 (7.00%) Silverlight
16 25 (5.64%) LINQ
16 25 (5.64%) JSON
17 24 (5.42%) Ninject
18 23 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 22 (4.97%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.93%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.87%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.81%) Social Media
6 7 (1.58%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.35%) Telematics
8 5 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.13%) CUDA
8 5 (1.13%) BBC
8 5 (1.13%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.13%) Tandem
9 4 (0.90%) Streaming Music
9 4 (0.90%) Open Source
9 4 (0.90%) Social Network
10 3 (0.68%) Robotics
10 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 84 (18.96%) Windows
2 42 (9.48%) Android
3 19 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (3.84%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.61%) Linux
6 6 (1.35%) UNIX
6 6 (1.35%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (37.02%) MVC
2 93 (20.99%) TDD
3 75 (16.93%) OO
4 57 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (8.58%) Software Engineering
6 35 (7.90%) Web Application Development
7 34 (7.67%) MVVM
8 33 (7.45%) OOP
9 31 (7.00%) Scrum
10 30 (6.77%) Unit Testing
11 28 (6.32%) Dependency Injection
12 26 (5.87%) Android Development
13 23 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (4.29%) E-Commerce
14 19 (4.29%) Change Control
14 19 (4.29%) Kanban
15 18 (4.06%) OOD
16 17 (3.84%) Web Development
16 17 (3.84%) Business Analysis
16 17 (3.84%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (48.08%) SQL
2 148 (33.41%) JavaScript
3 98 (22.12%) VB.NET
4 76 (17.16%) Java
5 48 (10.84%) T-SQL
6 38 (8.58%) C++
7 28 (6.32%) Ruby
8 26 (5.87%) VBA
9 25 (5.64%) C
10 22 (4.97%) VB
11 18 (4.06%) XAML
12 17 (3.84%) ABAP
13 16 (3.61%) PHP
14 10 (2.26%) Apex Code
15 9 (2.03%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.58%) F#
16 7 (1.58%) Python
16 7 (1.58%) VBScript
17 6 (1.35%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (20.54%) Degree
2 16 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.93%) MCP
3 13 (2.93%) MCAD
3 13 (2.93%) MCSD
4 12 (2.71%) MCTS
5 5 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.90%) ISEB
7 2 (0.45%) PhD
7 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.35%) QA
2 5 (1.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.84%) XenApp
2 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 172 (38.83%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.97%) DevExpress
2 22 (4.97%) Oracle
3 17 (3.84%) Citrix
3 17 (3.84%) NetApp
3 17 (3.84%) EMC
3 17 (3.84%) SAP
4 12 (2.71%) Sage
5 11 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.81%) Facebook
7 7 (1.58%) Google
8 5 (1.13%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.13%) Sony
8 5 (1.13%) Yahoo!
8 5 (1.13%) Apple
9 4 (0.90%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.90%) JBoss
9 4 (0.90%) Alterian
9 4 (0.90%) Twitter
9 4 (0.90%) Ektron
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago