The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 16 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 79 59 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.72% 11.11% 12.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.52% 25.54% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 77 58 46
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
277 231 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 48.09% 43.50% 56.56%
Number of salaries quoted 226 162 161
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

C#
Salary Trend in Watford

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

C# Salary Trend in Watford

C#
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Watford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Watford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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#.

1 120 (85.71%) .NET
2 84 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 74 (52.86%) SQL
4 69 (49.29%) SQL Server
5 62 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (44.29%) HTML
6 57 (40.71%) JavaScript
7 52 (37.14%) MVC
8 47 (33.57%) CSS
9 46 (32.86%) Microsoft
10 45 (32.14%) Windows
11 34 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (22.86%) MongoDB
13 29 (20.71%) Scrum
14 28 (20.00%) Web Services
15 25 (17.86%) MS Excel
15 25 (17.86%) WPF
16 23 (16.43%) jQuery
16 23 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (16.43%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (15.71%) NoSQL
18 21 (15.00%) C
18 21 (15.00%) Software Engineering
19 20 (14.29%) WinForms
19 20 (14.29%) Apple iOS
19 20 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
19 20 (14.29%) Degree
20 19 (13.57%) OO
21 18 (12.86%) Linux

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 18 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.57%) IIS
3 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.43%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 25 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.14%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.29%) SaaS
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.29%) iBeacon
2 1 (0.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (49.29%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.86%) MongoDB
3 23 (16.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (15.71%) NoSQL
5 14 (10.00%) CouchDB
6 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.14%) SQLite
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.43%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.43%) MS Access
10 1 (0.71%) DB2
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.71%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 12 (8.57%) NUnit
1 12 (8.57%) MSTest
1 12 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (8.57%) Moq
2 9 (6.43%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.71%) Subversion
3 8 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.29%) Xcode
5 3 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.14%) CocoaPods
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (10.71%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Retail
3 3 (2.14%) Advertising
4 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (83.57%) Developer
2 65 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 37 (26.43%) C# Developer
3 37 (26.43%) Senior Developer
4 33 (23.57%) Senior .NET Developer
5 22 (15.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (13.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 15 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (9.29%) Software Engineer
10 12 (8.57%) Programmer
10 12 (8.57%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (7.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 11 (7.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 11 (7.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (7.14%) Graduate
13 8 (5.71%) Junior
13 8 (5.71%) Junior Developer
14 7 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (85.71%) .NET
2 84 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 62 (44.29%) HTML
4 47 (33.57%) CSS
5 34 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (20.00%) Web Services
7 25 (17.86%) WPF
8 23 (16.43%) jQuery
9 20 (14.29%) WinForms
10 16 (11.43%) WCF
11 12 (8.57%) Unity DI Container
11 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (8.57%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (8.57%) Castle Windsor
11 12 (8.57%) Ninject
11 12 (8.57%) Spring.NET
12 10 (7.14%) .NET Framework
13 8 (5.71%) Xamarin.iOS
13 8 (5.71%) SOAP
13 8 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) User Experience
2 12 (8.57%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.43%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.71%) EPoS
6 3 (2.14%) iPad
6 3 (2.14%) iPhone
7 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.43%) NHS
7 2 (1.43%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.71%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (32.14%) Windows
2 20 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 18 (12.86%) Linux
3 18 (12.86%) Android
4 11 (7.86%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.86%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (37.14%) MVC
3 29 (20.71%) Scrum
4 23 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 19 (13.57%) OO
7 17 (12.14%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (11.43%) CRM
9 15 (10.71%) TDD
9 15 (10.71%) Web Application Development
10 13 (9.29%) Process Management
11 12 (8.57%) Workflow
11 12 (8.57%) Migration
11 12 (8.57%) Web Development
11 12 (8.57%) MVVM
11 12 (8.57%) Kanban
12 11 (7.86%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (7.86%) Software Testing
13 8 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.86%) SQL
2 57 (40.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.00%) C
4 18 (12.86%) C++
4 18 (12.86%) Java
4 18 (12.86%) VB.NET
5 13 (9.29%) VB
6 11 (7.86%) Python
6 11 (7.86%) Embedded C++
7 7 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.29%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 4 (2.86%) VBA
10 3 (2.14%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (14.29%) Degree
1 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 46 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.86%) Xamarin
3 11 (7.86%) Intel
4 8 (5.71%) Adobe
5 4 (2.86%) Oracle
6 3 (2.14%) Apple
7 2 (1.43%) Sybase
7 2 (1.43%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.71%) Dell
8 1 (0.71%) Sage
8 1 (0.71%) Symantec
8 1 (0.71%) SonicWALL
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